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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1925
Written by Harry Golding; Natalie Joan; Cecily M. Rutley; May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1507715
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1925. Good condition.

Twentieth year of issue. Red cloth spine. Front cover shows young girl in green dress. Endpapers by Anne Anderson. Edited by Golding. 12 Colour plates and numerous two tone illustrations. 264 pages. All cover edges have been neatly covered with cloth tape. Covers a bit grubby and marked, spine faded. New endpapers (not by Anne Anderson). Joints cracked. Colouring to at least one illustration. Cloudy film to bottom of two pages, text still readable. A few marks to contents. 2 plates MISSING.

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THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
No author listed.
Stock no. 2122722
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

New edition. Green cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows front wheels of plane. Gold decorated rear cover. Endpapers are diagrams of a plane. With 8 plates in colour and nearly 300 illustrations. 224 pages. Bumping and wear along cover edges; some chipping. Spine is browned with foxing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1920
Written by Harry Golding; Fay Inchfawn; Jessie Pope; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Margaret Tarrant; Charles Robinson; Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506046
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1920. Slightly better than good condition.

A Picture Annual For Boys and Girls. Front cover shows two young girls with puppies. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations to text. First story: Jack and the Magic Acorn. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. heavy bump to bottom edge of front cover. Spine darkened. A few light scratches to covers. Joints cracked, rear showing webbing beneath. Browning to endpapers and page edges. Contents very good. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1925
Written by Harry Golding; Natalie Joan; Cecily M. Rutley; May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506035
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1925. Almost very good condition.

Twentieth year of issue. Red cloth spine. Front cover shows young girl in green dress. Endpapers by Anne Anderson. Edited by Golding. 12 Colour plates and numerous two tone illustrations. 264 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of small marks and scratches to covers. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Some light browning and foxing, mostly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark/margin tear to contents. All plates present.

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THE STORY WONDER BOOK
Written by May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; Ethel Talbot; Ernest A. Aris; et al. Illustrated by Rene Cloke; Gordon Robinson; Ernest A. Aris; Mary Brooks; et al..
Stock no. 2121588
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Stories and Pictures for Boys and Girls. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. First story is "The Sea Babies" by May Wynne. Colour frontis is 'The Home of the Mermaid'. Spine is very faded, with some foxspots. Corners very worn with top corner creased. Front and rear joints cracked and weak but remainder of binding sound. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Minimal foxing to contents.

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WONDER BOOK OF PICTURES AND STORIES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
Written by Harry Golding; Cecily M. Rutley; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Thomas Maybank; Inez Topham; Paul Tarrant; et al..
Stock no. 1506012
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Slightly better than good condition.

Twenty-Third Year of Issue. Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards show The Little People by Topham. 12 colour plates and 100s of two-colour and other pictures. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Wear with chipping to corners and cover edges. Couple of small spots of surface paper loss to covers. Rear joint cracked and a couple of hinges cracked, front joint just starting to crack. A couple of margin tears. Some light foxing and marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present but one has loss from margin and two have margin tears.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1506011
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some light foxing and a few marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1923
Written by Harry Golding; May Wynne; Cecily M. Rutley; Fay Inchfawn; et al. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant; Anne Anderson; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506007
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1923. Slightly better than good condition.

18th year of issue. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows girl in red dress with blonde locks. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story is The Wonder Wood by Natalie Joan. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. A few marks to covers including scratches to rear cover. Heavy browning to pages 126/127. Contents generally clean with some foxing. All plates present but one has a hole near the edge.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1911
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Jessie Pope; Gladys Davidson; A.L. Harris; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Thomas Maybank; Jessie Pope; et al..
Stock no. 1506006
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gold pictorial boards with front cover showing girl in white dress and cap with a dog. 12 coloured plates numerous b/w illustrations. First story - The Soldiers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened. Corners bumped and worn. A couple of heavy bumps to cover edges. A few light scratches to covers. A couple of hinges cracked at start of book, first gathering pulled. Contents generally clean but with some browning and foxing.

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THE STORY WONDER BOOK FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
Written by Harry Golding; May Wynne; Anne Anderson; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Grace Jones; S.B. Pearse; Margaret Tarrant; Inez Topham; et al..
Stock no. 1505990
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1937. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A fantastic range of story classics, decorated with 8 colour plates, hundreds of two-colour and other pictures. Pictorial boards, cloth spine. Illustrated end papers. First story The Sea Babies, frontis is The Fairy Lantern. 264 pages. 10 x 7.5". Spine and corners bumped and worn, wear to cover edges. A couple of hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Light browning to endpapers. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Contents very good. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some loss, mostly from ends of spine. Brown paper stuck along edges on verso. Rear panel grubby.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1927
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Chris G. Temple; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1405231
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1927. Good condition.

Twenty-second year of issue. Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows child with a plate of fruit. 12 colour plates plus two-tone and b/w illustrations to text throughout. Pictorial endpapers by Alan Wright. First story is The Magic Knocker by Christine Chaundler. 264 pages. 10" x 7.25". Spine bumped and worn with splits to top and bottom. 5.5" split in cloth at front edge. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges rubbed and scuffed. Scuffing and some marks to boards. Front joint cracked at top. Endpapers browned. Name and address in ink to verso of front endpaper. Ink tracing of picture beneath on tissue guard for frontis. 3 plates are MISSING. Foxing and some grubby margin marks.

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