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STORIES OF ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY OUTLAWS
Written by J. Walker McSpadden. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Victor Prout; et al..
Stock no. 1317362
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition.

Told Through The Ages series. Reset. Blue decorated cloth. 8 b/w plates. 253 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing, mainly at textblock.

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FIRELIGHT TALES
Written by Z.A.R. Nesbit. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac; Gilbert James; et al..
Stock no. 2125070
Published by Sully & Kleinteich. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

Red boards, gilt titles; colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates and b/w illustrations. The Fireside Library. American Edition. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Some darkening also to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

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COLLINS' CHILDREN'S ANNUAL
Written by Katharine Tynan; Christine Chaundler; Ethel Talbot; Katharine Oldmeadow; et al. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; A.A. Dixon; Agnes Richardson; R. James Williams; et al..
Stock no. 2125067
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format, cloth spine, front cover shows two children sledging, three stood behind. 5 colour plates plus 23 full page colour illustrations, b/w illustrations to text. 184 pages. First story is Chris's Knight by Tynan. Heavy bumping and wear along cover edges and to spine; some chipping. Fading to spine. Foxing to rear cover and throughout book.

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THE MERRY MEN OF SHERWOOD
Written by Wingrove Willson. Illustrated by W.E. Handforth; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 2125010
Published by Aldine. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, pictorial onlay to front cover, black titles. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Repaired split to base of spine, which is browned. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Last plate has margin damage (not affecting illustration).

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THE STUDIO AN ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE OF FINE AND APPLIED ART VOLUME 11 AND 12
Written by Gabriel Mourey; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Lys Baldry; Fritz Thaulow; et al..
Stock no. 2124944
Published by The Studio. Circa 1897. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth. Brown leather spine with gilt title. This is a combined volume. Contains numerous articles by different contributors about many different artists. Colour and b/w illustrations and photos. Big splash mark to front cover, affecting cloth, a few smaller marks to rear cover. Spine is worn with 1-2" split to top. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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STORY LANDS
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 2124885
Published by John F. Shaw & Co Ltd.. Circa 1920. Good condition.

Card wraps. Circular pictorial onlay to front cover, showing a boy climbing over a stile. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story/rhyme is 'Compulsory Education'. Heavy creasing and foxing and wear to covers. Presentation plate is stuck to inside front cover. Grubby marks and foxing to pages.

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BLACKIE'S STORY-TIME BOOK
Written by Chris Tent; Gladys Davidson; Theodora Wilson Wilson; May Byron; Florence Harrison; et al. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson; Thomas Maybank; Harold C. Earnshaw; Louis Wain; Florence Harrison; N. Buchanan; Hilda Cowham; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2124405
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with black title. Pictorial paper boards show young boy saluting behind a young girl waving a handkerchief. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. A book of stories by various authors and illustrated by various illustrators. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to spine. Scuffing and marks to covers, with heavy wear and chipping to corners. Some foxing and finger marks.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF BORNEO
Written by Susan Myers. Illustrated by Richard Allen; Hilary Burn; Clive Byers; et al..
Stock no. 1815571
Published by New Holland. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

Comprehensive coverage of all the birds of Sahah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 272 pages including index. ISBN: 9781847733818. Spine badly cocked else contents fine.

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BIRDS OF SURREY
Written by Jeffery J. Wheatley. Illustrated by John Davis; et al..
Stock no. 1815381
Published by Surrey Bird Club. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author looks beyond the perception that Surrey is an overcrowded county with little space for birdlife. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour map of the county to endpapers. 696 pages including index. ISBN: 9780901963086. Dustwrapper has a small biro mark to lower spine.

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BIRDS OF PAKISTAN
Written by Richard Grimmett; Tom Roberts; Tim Inskipp. Illustrated by Clive Byers; Daniel Cole; et al..
Stock no. 2124029
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Helm Field Guides Series. Colour illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780713688009.

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OLD NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Jack Orr; Mabel Sims; et al..
Stock no. 1316970
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format, pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations to inside covers, colour illustrations throughout. 14 pages. Covers edge rubbed, creased and very slightly grubby. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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THE HANDBOOK OF BIRD IDENTIFICATION FOR EUROPE AND THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Mark Beaman; Steve Madge. Illustrated by Hilary Burn; et al..
Stock no. 1609822
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Over 350 colour plates in total. 868 pages. ISBN: 0713639601. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers and prelims foxed. Wrapper is edge creased, with some fading to spine.

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