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Harry G. Theaker

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2126524
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Green cloth, black titles. 48 colour plates (which includes the endpapers). 340 pages plus booklist to rear. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning. Markings to last few pages, including to plates.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2125155
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

The Sunshine Series. Cloth spine. 16 Colour plates and 8 sepia plates by Theaker. 176 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1814768
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Corners worn with board exposed. Scattered foxing throughout. A few heavy pencil marks including to at least one plate. Some hinges pulled.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1506061
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. A couple of hinges cracked. Some light browning and foxing but contents are generally clean. All plates present, one has corner crease from binding error.

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THE ALL-STORY WONDER BOOK 24TH YEAR
Written by Harry Golding; Madeleine Collier; Christine Chaundler; Nina K. Brisley; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable; Percy Tarrant; Harry G. Theaker; Frank Adams; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1506003
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1929. Almost very good condition.

Of Pictures and Stories for Boys and Girls. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows girl stood by dog, who is sat on books on a stool. Balloons on floor. With 8 colour plates and hundreds of two-colour and other pictures. 264 pages. Endpapers by Thomas Maybank. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Small piece of surface loss from rear cover. 1" cracked on rear joint. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Catherine A. Morin; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker; C.E.B. Bernard; Louis Wain; Gordon Robinson; Chris Temple; et al..
Stock no. 1505918
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial boards, front shows girl in green dress in foreground, boy in kilt and other girls behind. Colour plates, b/w and two-tone text illustrations. First story is "The Little Roundy Man Finds A Chimney". Spine a little worn and darkened. Wear and bumping to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby with scuffing and small amount of scribble to rear cover. New endpapers. Belongs to box completed in pencil. Fingering to lower margins, mostly in first half of book. One colour plate partially detached with tear to inner margin.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 29TH YEAR
Written by May Wynne; Margaret Baker; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; et al. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker; Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; et al..
Stock no. 1405243
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Front cover shows girl in mop cap and pink/green gown with 2 boys in medieval clothes, one dressed as a jester. Red cloth spine with black titles. Pretty colour plates plus numerous b/w and two-tone illustrations. First story is "Rosalie, the Dark-Haired Princess". Spine bumped and a little faded with 29 written in blue biro. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Rear board a little creased. Covers grubby. Front joint starting to crack. Inscription in ink to front endpaper along with old tape mark. Name in belongs to box. Front endpaper browned. A little foxing to page edges. Crosswords completed in pencil otherwise contents clean.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Catherine A. Morin; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker; C.E.B. Bernard; Louis Wain; Gordon Robinson; Chris Temple; et al..
Stock no. 1315560
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1925. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial boards, front shows girl in green dress in foreground, boy in kilt and other girls behind. Colour plates, b/w and two-tone text illustrations. First story is "The Little Roundy Man Finds A Chimney". Spine bumped, corners worn. Covers slightly edge rubbed with a few indentations at edges. Rear cover is slightly grubby. Pale page browning and foxing. Some fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean.

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2119078
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Beige cloth, black titles, colour onlay to front cover. 48 colour plates including endpapers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some black spotting to a couple of cover edges. Some foxing. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Wrapper is creased and torn with grubby marks; some loss.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1505097
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series".Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 16 Colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little wear to corners and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers and prelims. Foxing, mainly to page edges and text block. Faint mark to verso of frontis, possibly something been stuck there but no surface paper damage. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with a couple of small chips. Spine browned. Surface paper damage to rear panel. Corner cut from front flap, price above.

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DON QUIXOTE
Written by Miguel De Cervantes. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1314958
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour series. Beige boards with pictorial onlay to front and decorations to spine. 48 delightful colour plates (includes the endpapers) by the illustrater. 340 pages. 8.5 x 6". Spine is slightly bumped. Foxing to contents (mainly prelims and page edges). Margins of plates are slightly yellow. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge chipped/torn with tape repairs on verso and a tape repair to top of spine. Some slight loss.

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1314953
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Green cloth, black titles, colour onlay to front cover. 48 colour plates including endpapers. Spine slightly bumped. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Evidence of removal of a bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with a small section of loss to top edge of rear panel.

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