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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2113061
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Blue paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. 8 pretty colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Songs in French set to music. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Some grubby margin marks. Binding is becoming a bit weak; some hinges are pulled. Surface paper damage to frontis and adjacent page; frontis is also almost detached. foxing throughout.

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THE PODGY-PUPPY BOOK
Written by Clara G. Dennis. Illustrated by Alan Wright; Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1207965
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

A story for children. Brown cloth spine, pictorial front board shows Podgy Puppy with a chewed slipper! B/w text illustrations and colour plates. Printed on one side of the page only - one page of text facing one colour plate. Free endpapers lightly browned.

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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1108635
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Blue paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. 8 pretty colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Songs in French set to music. Spine is a little worn and browned. Splash marks and some uneven fading marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to page margins, which also have a couple of pages with little damp marks.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1311175
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1932. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front shows a girl on the river. First story is "Judy and the Treasure" by Agnes Frome. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some light scuffing to rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Prize plate to verso of frontis. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Some light foxing and page browning else contents clean.

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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1401869
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with white titles and borders. Cheap edition. B/w illustrations to song headings. Music by Horace Mansion. Songs in French. Spine and corners a little bumped. A little browning to endpapers else contents are clean and bright. Price cut dustwrapper is edge creased with a small closed tear to spine. Front panel has a vertical crease. A little grubby at spine and folds.

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THE FAVOURITE STORY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Gordon Robinson; Anne Anderson; Inez Topham; et al..
Stock no. 1501391
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Very good condition.

Tan colour cloth spine with black title. Colour pictorial front board. B/w pictorial rear board. Pictorial endpapers. Unpaginated. Short stories and poems. Contains 7 b/w illustrations by Louis Wain. Spine slightly bumped and worn. Corners and cover edges a little worn. Covers very slightly grubby with foxing to spine edge and inside edge of rear cover. Some old tape marks to endpapers. A couple of repaired margin tears. Foxing to text block edges. Contents generally clean.

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THE MAKE-BELIEVE STORY BOOK
Written by Isabel M. Peacocke; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Anne Anderson; W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1501390
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. Illustrations include: 2 b/w full-page by Anderson; endpapers by Robinson; 6 b/w illustrations by Wain, one of which is full-page (cats!). Spine bumped and faded. Corners and cover edges worn. Indentation to front cover (on boy's calf). Covers worn and a little grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. A few illustrations have been neatly coloured in including one of the full page Anne Anderson illustrations. Couple of hinges cracked. Very edges of frontis and some plates lightly marked. Some foxing and a few grubby margin marks.

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HIDE AND SEEK
Written by Christine Chaundler; Cecily M. Rutley; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; E. Dorothy Rees; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1305221
Published by Lewis's Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, white pictorial boards. First story is "The Kid in Fancy Dress" by Chaundler. 6 colour plates (including one possible cat one by Wain entitled "Having a good time" although there is no signature). B/w illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Corners slightly worn. Covers are a little grubby and there is a patch of surface paper damage to spine edge of rear cover. Contents are foxed and browned but otherwise clean.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1301137
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1919. Good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Spine bumped and a little grubby. Corners and cover edges worn. Some rubbing to covers. Browning and light foxing to the rear of the plates. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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THE ROSIE-POSIE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 381070
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1911. Good condition.

A book of poems. Off-white cloth with pink title and pictorial onlay to front. 12 beautiful colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Covers marked and a little grubby. Inscription in ink x2 to front endpaper, old greetings card(?) stuck to verso of endpaper. Colouring in water colours to last few b/w text surrounds with some small paint spots to illustrations opposite. Some text pages are lightly soiled. One colour plate has a 1.25" closed tear at top. A good copy. Identified as a first edition by lack of publisher name/place on title-page, later reprints featured this.

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AUCASSIN AND NICOLETTE
Written by Harold Child. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 378279
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1911. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Translated and edited with introduction by Child. White cloth with blue decoration and titles to front and spine. 6 tissue guarded Colour plates. Text surrounded by border. Xliii and 132 Pages. Spine and corners bumped, some slight fading to base of spine. Some hinges cracked. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Light foxing to contents. One plate has a small marginal mark. Brown decorated dustwrapper is edge chipped and torn with loss to top and tail of spine, some marks to rear panel.

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WILFRED'S ANNUAL 1928
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 592719
Published by Daily Mirror. 1928. Poor condition.

Wilfred's 5th annual. 4 colour plates. Packed with illustrations. Yellow pictorial front cover. Cloth spine. 208 pages. 9.5 x 7.5". Book: all plates present. Front cover almost detached, just held in place by webbing. Some childish colouring throughout. Corners worn. Spine faded.

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