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THE ANIMAL STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1318457
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1908. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and illustration to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 400 pages. All edges gilt. Spine faded and worn with slight loss of cloth to top and tail. Corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Grubby fingermarks to page margins. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper.
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SISTER ALYONUSHKA AND BROTHER IVANUSHKA and THE WHITE DUCK
Written by Irina Zheleznova.
Stock no. 1318301
Published by Central Books Limited. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format 11.75 x 9.25". Cream pictorial cardwraps. Colour pictures. Retold in English by Zheleznova. 12 pages. ISBN: 014075447.
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STORIES OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1317893
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Orange cloth, black titles. 30 colour plates (including the endpapers). 240 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to top and tail of spine. Heavy foxing to contents else clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
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THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.

Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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ROBIN OF THE MOVIES
Written by David Turner. Illustrated by Malcolm Baker.
Stock no. 2131252
Published by Yeoman Publishing. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. The Cinematic History of the Legendary Outlaw of Sherwood. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951558803. Creasing to cover corners. Contents are excellent.
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ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1317822
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A magical, spine-tingling retelling of the heroic tale of Robin Hood. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. 123 pages. 11.25 x 8.5". Large format. ISBN: 185793718X. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.
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ALADDIN AND HIS LAMP
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131095
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format (3.5 x 3"). Pictorial cardwraps. 30 pages. B/w illustrations. Small nicks to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges.
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STORIES OF THE STARS
Written by Denise Vale. Illustrated by Denise Vale.
Stock no. 1817664
Published by G. Bell & Sons. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book to appeal to a child's imagination, sense of discovery and delight in patterns. Legends of the stars and constellations. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w maps of constellations to endpapers. Text and illustrations in blue. ISBN: 0713516615. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at edges with slight loss and grubby to rear panel.
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LEGENDS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Barbara Ker Wilson. Illustrated by Maria Calati.
Stock no. 2130874
Published by Paul Hamlyn. 2nd 1968. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Adventures from History Series. King Arthur and his knights - illustrated in colour. Browning to cover edges. Corners are bumped. Black mark to rear cover. Wrapper is torn with a few pieces of loss; also creased.
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THE SILVER TREASURE
Written by Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrated by Bee Willey.
Stock no. 2129870
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Myths and Legends of the World series. 23 short stories with colour illustrations. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 1858811392. Wrapper has some light wear to top of spine.
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HERO TALES AND LEGENDS OF THE SERBIANS
Written by Woislav M. Petrovitch. Illustrated by William Sewell; Gilbert James.
Stock no. 2129493
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

With preface by Chedo Miyatovich. Blue pictorial cloth. 393 pages, top edge gilt. 32 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; few small chips to cloth on corners. Spine is browned. Bookplate to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout.
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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS: THEIR BEST-KNOWN TALES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin; Nora A. Smith. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 1816549
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1930. Good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. 9 colour plates. xii and 339 pages. Boards a little marked & rubbed at corners. Rear spine edge starting to split. '19 Nov 1953' rubber stamped in ink to front endpaper. Name & class in ink to first blank page. Foxing throughout and a general grubby appearance of contents. All plates present. Last few pages of book were untrimmed and have been opened carelessly with loss to vertical margins (text not affected).
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