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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 2127182
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial boards. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 259 pages. Spine and a couple of cover edges are unevenly browned. Bottom corner of front endpaper has been snipped off. Some foxing. All plates present. Wrapper is torn with upto 2" loss to base of spine; loss to corners and top edge of front panel. This is a 2nd impression.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GEORGE SOPER'S HORSES
Written by Paul Heiney. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1610667
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A celebration of the English working horse. Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. A superb range of beautifully observed scenes from English rural life. ISBN: 0854932003.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1316805
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 259 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Light spotting to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Light browning to contents and a few page corner tips torn off. There is a tobacco smell to contents.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1507214
Published by Headley Brothers. circa 1910. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Brown pictorial endpapers. Colour plates with tissue-guards and b/w illustrations. 323 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine darkened with a couple of white spots near top. Covers slightly grubby. Large school presentation plate to front pastedown. Some foxing throughout. Top corner of many pages lightly bumped. All plates present, dark marks to borders of some plates (printing error?).
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1312452
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial boards. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 259 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Light marks to rear cover. Front fly-leaf has been removed. Some light fingering to page margins. 2nd impression dustwrapper is edge worn with chips at top and tail of spine and is a little grubby, browned to spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE HEROES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1807921
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Greek fairy tales illustrated with exquisite colour plates plus b/w drawings, both text and full-page. Green pictorial cloth. Red/white pictorial endpapers. 248pp. 8.25 x 6.5". Spine browned, boards marked and damp stained. Spine & corners worn. Scattered foxing.
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THE CHILDREN'S FRIEND VOLUME XXXVII - 1897
Written by E.M. Waterworth; F. Scarlett Potter; Jennie Chappell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; George Soper; et al..
Stock no. 1501396
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1897. Very good condition.

Maroon spine. Pictorial front cover shows three children on a snowy bank looking into distance. Rear cover is adverts. Decorated endpapers. 188 pages plus illustrated catalogue at rear. Numerous b/w illustrations including full page one by Louis Wain. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby and scratched. Small area of surface paper loss next to spine on rear cover. Full page ink presentation inscription to verso of frontis. Small edge tear and small booksellers impressed stamp to half title page. Some hinges starting to crack. Some browning and foxing to prelims and page edge browning to contents.
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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 43
Written by Charles Gilson; L.R. Brightwell; et al. Illustrated by C. Gifford Ambler; L.R. Brightwell; George Soper; et al..
Stock no. 1309408
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Red embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 1920-21 to spine Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine sunned, with small split to rear edge. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Light page browning else contents clean. Creasing to the fold-out plates.
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THE CAPTAIN VOL XXI
Written by The Old Fag. Illustrated by George Soper; et al..
Stock no. 589287
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1909. Good condition.

April 1909 to September 1909. Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 576 pages. Top and bottom of spine worn. Spine darkened. Page-edge browning. Two pages loose.
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