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THERE'S A STORY TO TELL
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1322372
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Stories from the Old and New Testaments. The Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 24 colour plates. Covers edge worn. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Child's name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing, mainly to textblock but also affecting some page margins.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2128506
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1937. Very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to surface paper on front cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing and margin marks throughout. All plates present.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2125155
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

The Sunshine Series. Cloth spine. 16 Colour plates and 8 sepia plates by Theaker. 176 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1814790
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

"The Sunshine Series". Pictorial boards, cloth spine. 16 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.25". Tape marks and surface paper damage to lower spine and gutter edgesx. Corners worn. Spine browned.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1814768
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Corners worn with board exposed. Scattered foxing throughout. A few heavy pencil marks including to at least one plate. Some hinges pulled.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1505110
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series. Pictorial boards. 15 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Top and bottom edge of spine faded. Presentation plate to front endpaper. 15 written twice to endpapers. Some light browning and foxing to endpapers and page edges but otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some creasing, rear panel slightly grubby, front flap creased. Some staining and foxing on verso.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 1505099
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards showing fox in a bucket. 24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Retold by Blanche Winder. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Rear cover ever so slightly grubby. Dated ink inscription to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. All plates present. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss to top of spine and front panel. Spine browned and slightly faded. Rear panel a little grubby. Some foxing.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1505097
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series".Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 16 Colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little wear to corners and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers and prelims. Foxing, mainly to page edges and text block. Faint mark to verso of frontis, possibly something been stuck there but no surface paper damage. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with a couple of small chips. Spine browned. Surface paper damage to rear panel. Corner cut from front flap, price above.

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THERE'S A STORY TO TELL
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 447479
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series". Stories from the Old and New Testaments. 16 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". Price-cut wrapper is torn and creased with some loss.

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LONG, LONG AGO
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 620745
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stories from the Classics. The Sunshine Series. Orange cloth spine with black title. Pictorial paper boards. 15 Colour plates. 128 pages. Edges lightly rubbed. Lower rear corner worn. Pale foxing else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper lightly edge-creased and rubbed at corners.

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THERE'S A STORY TO TELL
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 713371
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1941. Good condition.

Stories from the Old and New Testaments. The Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 24 colour plates. Boards worn and scuffed. Rear board grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing else contents and plates bright.

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