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PINOCCHIO THE TALE OF A PUPPET
Written by Carlo Collodi. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 1319248
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The original translation by Murray, revised by Tassinari. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Blue boards with black title labels and gilt borders. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0460050168. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, chipped and faded to spine.

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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129164
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Yellow/cream cloth, red titles. Four full-page colour illustrations. 331 pages. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Front joint is cracked, so that webbing is showing through. Foxing to outer page edges. All plates present.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. circa 1927. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight fraying to top. Gilt to spine is darkened. Name plate to front pastedown, name in ink to front endpaper. Some pale page browning else contents clean.

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TALES OF THE TAUNUS MOUNTAINS
Written by Olive Dehn. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129153
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Blue buckram, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 119 pages. Lower front corner worn. Covers just a little grubby. Some foxing. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. ,

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MOTHER GOOSE'S NURSERY RHYMES
Written by L. Edna Walter. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129152
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st thus 1948. Almost very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth with red titles. B/w pictures. 12 colour plates. 216 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; couple of splits to top and tail of spine. Uneven and grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Writing in pencil to front pastedown. Some foxing and grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2126385
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by Publishers. This is Copy No. 184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening/browning to spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Yellow stain to one corner of rear cover. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages in varying degrees; some pages just have foxing to outer page edges. All colour plates are present and in excellent condition!

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1910
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Hilda Cowham; S.B. Pearse; Charles Folkard; et al..
Stock no. 1506258
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1910. Very good condition.

Second year. A New Playbook for Children. Green spine, yellow pictorial boards. Colour, two-tone and b/w illustrations. Wear to corners. Bump to lower edge of rear cover. Covers slightly grubby. Large ink inscription to front endpaper. Front joint cracked next to frontis. Small pink mark to pages 204/205 next to spine, contents otherwise clean. Tissue guard for frontis is browned and creased.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 1315584
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by the publishers, this is copy no. 148. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to top and tail of spine and tears which have been tape repaired on verso the wrapper is also lightly browned and foxed. An exceptionally nice copy of this scarce edition made even more desirable by the original dustwrapper being present. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1910
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Hilda Cowham; S.B. Pearse; Charles Folkard; et al..
Stock no. 1404794
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1910. Almost very good condition.

Second year. A New Playbook for Children. Green spine, yellow pictorial boards. Colour, two-tone and b/w illustrations. Spine a little bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges scuffed. Boards grubby with some scratches. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers and title page browned. Some light page browning and grubby marks to some margins. Contents otherwise generally clean.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1909
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Charles Folkard; et al..
Stock no. 1404793
Published by The Amalgamated Press Limited. 1909. Almost very good condition.

The First Playbox Annual. A new Playbook for Children containing over 300 pictures. Red cloth spine with yellow pictorial board showing a girl with two rabbits. 6 colour plates plus two tone and b/w illustrations. 208 pages. Spine bumped, worn and grubby. Corners bumped and worn. Cover edges are rubbed. Covers grubby with a few scratches. A few hinges beginning to crack. Couple of plates are partially detached. Endpapers are browned and lightly foxed. Some marks to page margins.

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PLAYBOX 1906-1908
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Charles Folkard; et al..
Stock no. 1310494
1908. Good condition.

Issues of the Playbox magazine June 1906 to December 1908. Bound in red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations including some Wain cats. Covers are worn and rubbed. Foxing to contents. One page is torn with ragged edges and there are a few other margin tears throughout.

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