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ST. GEORGE AND THE DRAGON & THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
Written by S. Lyle Cummins. Illustrated by G.L. Stampa.
Stock no. 573817
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1922. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Grey boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 2 plays for children. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Spine browned. A lovely little book.
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THE CHILDREN'S MATINEE
Written by Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Ruth Gervis.
Stock no. 682882
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Plays for children. Grey pictorial cloth. Black title to spine. Red title to front. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Edges slightly discoloured. Spine and corners very very slightly bumped. Fox spots to outer page edges. Contents clean. Wrapper spine browned. Wrapper has a few edge tears with very slight loss.
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THE BARROW DIGGERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 567229
Published by Whittaker & Co.. 1st 1849. Fair condition.

A play. Burgundy boards, gilt titles. B/w plates. The dialogue of The Barrow Diggers in imitation ofthe grave diggers in Hamlet, was written shortly after the author of it had assisted an exceedingly agreeable party in opening a Barrow. Front board detached. Two (out of 11) plates present. Corners rubbed.
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ENID BLYTON'S BOOK OF HER FAMOUS PLAY NODDY IN TOYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 612380
Published by Sampson Low. Very good condition.

Red cloth with black title to spine. Black illustration of the toytown train on front and rear cover. Colour plates, some double page spreads. A play in three acts. 9.75 x 7.5". Corners very slightly rubbed. Contents clean and bright.
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THE GOLDEN SOVEREIGN
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 311253
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

A play. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine & vignette to front. B/w illustrations.
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THE GOLDEN SOVEREIGN
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 702077
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1937. Very good condition.

A play. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine & vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine a little faded and discoloured. Contents fine.
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BRAD
Written by Saunders Lewis.
Stock no. 989778
Published by Christopher Davies. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Text in Welsh. ISBN: 0715400835. Small stain to front cover.
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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 724430
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

A Comedy in Four Acts. Large format. Elaborately decorated blue/lilac cloth covers, large gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Illustrated endpapers. 22 beautiful tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w text illustrations.198 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn with slight loss of cloth to base of spine. Light spotting to rear cover. Front hinge pulled. Some fingermarks to page margins and paper guards but all plates are present and in fine condition.
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GRANNIE GRAY
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Joan Jefferson Farjeon.
Stock no. 310744
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1ST Very good condition.

Plays and Singing-Games for Children. Dark pink cloth with dark titles. B/w illustrations. 148 pages.
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PHILIP THE KING
Written by John Masefield. Illustrated by Laurence Irving.
Stock no. 311355
Published by Heinemann. 1927. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 360 copies (of which 350 were for sale). Large format. Black cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w mounted plates (printed on tissue paper). 45 pages. SIGNED by author and illustrator, copy no. 231. Corners bumped. Covers very lightly faded. A few small foxspots else contents clean. White paper dustwrapper (with brown title and vignette to front) is slightly edge chipped and lightly browned. Contained in original slipcase which is well worn but has done it's job and kept the book/dustwrapper nice.
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GOOD AFTERNOON, CHILDREN
Written by Columbus. Illustrated by John Morton-Sale.
Stock no. 703842
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Very good condition.

Wireless stories and plays from The Clildren's Hour. Edited by Columbus. Yellow cloth, grey titles and decorations. 4 Colour plates and many b/w illustrations. 267 pages. 9.5 x 6". Spine and corners bumped. Covers very slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper partly erased, name to belongs to box. Page-edge foxing.
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