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WALES A NATIONAL MAGAZINE FOR THE ENGLISH SPEAKING PARTS OF WALES VOL II
Written by Owen M. Edwards.
Stock no. 1803709
Published by Hughes & Son. 1st 1895. Fair condition.

Contains January 1895-December 1895 plus a supplement to rear. Three-quarters leather binding, blue cloth boards. Marbled endpapers and text block. B/w illustrations. Leather spine and corners worn with loss. Family name 'Holmes' in gilt to front board. Front joint is broken and front board is hanging on by one last cord. A few scattered foxspots but contents generally clean and tight.

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WALES A NATIONAL MAGAZINE FOR THE ENGLISH SPEAKING PARTS OF WALES VOL I
Written by Owen M. Edwards.
Stock no. 1803708
Published by Hughes & Son. 1st 1894. Fair condition.

Contains May 1894-December 1894. Edited by Owen M. Edwards. Three-quarters navy leather, blue cloth boards, gilt title spine. Raised bands. Marbled endpapers and text block. B/w illustrations. Leather spine and corners badly worn with loss, most of spine is missing except '1894' in gilt. Family name 'Holmes' in gilt to front board. Front joint broken, front cover hanging on by the binding cords. A few minor foxspots else contents are generally clean and tight.

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THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON ALMANACK 1877
No author listed.
Stock no. 1801526
Published by Illustrated London News. 1877. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps show boy & girl in a sailing boat on a lake playing musical instruments with a swan in the foreground. Six colour plates. B/w illustrations. Includes a section on astronomical occurrences in the year 1877. 72 pages including publisher adverts to rear. Paper spine worn with much loss and thus covers becoming detached. Covers worn at edges, rear cover has small amount of loss to margins and top corner crease. Covers a little grubby but bright. A few light corner creases. Contents generally clean. All plates present.

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A MASQUE OF DAYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 385556
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1901. Very good condition.

From the last essays of Elia. Attractive pictorial boards, cream cloth spine. Blue and yellow decorated endpapers. Pretty colour illustrations on every page. Unpaginated. Pages printed one side only and unopened. 11 x 8.5". Cover edges worn. Some scuffing/rubbing to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.

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A MASQUE OF DAYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 819347
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1901. Good condition.

From the last essays of Elia. Attractive pictorial boards, cream cloth spine. Blue and yellow decorated endpapers. Pretty colour illustrations on every page. Unpaginated. Pages printed one side only and unopened. 11 x 8.5". Covers scuffed, edges & corners worn, Top & tail and front edge of spine a little frayed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Rear joint pulled. A few foxspots and light marks to contents. Small closed tear to lower margin of one page (no loss).

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PUNCH & JUDY
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Patty Townsend.
Stock no. 819341
Published by Marcus Ward & Co. Limited. Circa 1886. Good condition.

And Some of their Friends. Burgundy cloth spine, blue pictorial paper boards. Burgundy patterned endpapers. Colour chromoliths and other illustrations. Brown text with blue borders surrounding text. Top & tail of spine a little worn. Covers scuffed. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Front joint cracked. Hinges between sections pulled. Margin marks throughout. A nice little book considering its age.

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SEAFARING LITTLE PEOPLE AND THEIR FRIENDS
No author listed.
Stock no. 813953
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1880. Good condition.

The Afternoon Tea Toy Books series. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations accompanied by rhyme. 12 pages. Backstrip disintegrated with loss at spine edges of covers. Top half of covers detached from contents. 'Property Room' stamp to top of first page else contents clean and bright. A nice copy of a very scarce work.

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MY ANIMAL BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 813959
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1900. Very good condition.

Cloth Lined. Aunt Louisa's Playtime Toy Books series. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps show two horses peering over stable door. All edges red. Larger text. 4 full page colour illustrations plus two-tone illustrations. 14 pages including inside covers. Backstrip disintegrated. Rear cover scuffed. Front cover is nice and bright with slight loss to surface paper at edges. Base of spine split. Contents beautifully clean. A lovely copy of a scarce item.

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ROSAMOND
No author listed.
Stock no. 594364
Circa 1816. Good condition.

A collection of four stories about a girl of seven years old - The Purple Jar, The Two Plums, The Injured Ass, and A Day of Misfortunes. Very small format, 4.25" x 3". Plain grey paperwraps. 127 pages. Joints broken, cover attached to contents by binding. Name in ink to first page. Covers worn. First page grubby else contents generally clean for a book of almost 200 years old.

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EMINENT VICTORIANS
Written by A.N. Wilson.
Stock no. 677669
Published by BBC. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0563207191.

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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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