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TALES AND PICTURES AND GAMES TO PLAY
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Harold Earnshaw; Frank Adams; Harry Woolley; et al..
Stock no. 2138749
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows young woman sat in chair with book, boy at her feet. First rhyme is 'A Game Of Tennis'. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; scuffing to covers. Marks to rear cover. Some foxing and browning to pages.

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LOUIS WAIN'S PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Harry Rountree; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1319478
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth spine with dark brown title and illustration, pictorial front board. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations (mostly Wain but others also). Spine is grubby. Covers are edge worn and also grubby, a couple of small scratch marks to front cover. New endpapers. Some light foxing. Some colouring to some of the b/w illustrations and some erasing as well. There is a musty (tobbaco?) smell to the contents.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1923
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; L. Church; S.J. Cash; et al..
Stock no. 2130312
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1923. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, cloth spine. A Picture and Story Book for Children (15th year). Colour frontis. Colour & b/w illustrations. Scuffing and grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. A few page margin tears.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1208811
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows girl with goose on a ribbon. Illustrated endpapers. With 2 colour plates and 70 b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners bumped and worn. Front cover a little scuffed. inscription in ink to front endpaper and small closed tear to lower edge. Name in ink on verso of front endpaper. A few marks to contents but generally clean.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE FOR 1915 49TH VOL
Written by John Lea; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1506908
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Containing the monthly parts for 1914. Blue cloth covers, black decoration, gilt titles to front cover and onlay featuring bears, black titles to spine. Adverts to rear board and endpapers. 12 colour plates, including colour frontis by Wain. Two tone and b/w illustrations. 8.75 x 7". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers darkened in places. Writing worn on spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper and tiny bookseller's label to pastedown. Verso of frontis is slightly grubby. Rest of contents clean but browned.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1922
No author listed. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson; A.E. Jackson; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; L. Church; et al..
Stock no. 1506257
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth spine. Yellow pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Spine browned. Covers a little grubby and scratched. Surface paper damage to rear cover. Rear joint and a few hinges cracked. Contents very good, just an odd mark.

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BABY BUNTING AND OTHER NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1506054
Good condition.

A shaped book, Shakespeare Series No. 1912. 9.5 x 4.75". Card wraps, pictorial front cover shows toddler in orange baby wear. Red, black and white illustrations. Spine worn, staples rusty. Covers creased and grubby. Tear to front cover has been repaired on verso with tape. Contents have a little edge wear but are generally clean.

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THE BIG COSY CORNER STORY BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Honor C. Appleton; Inez Topham; et al..
Stock no. 1405365
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Big "Bumpy" Book. Cloth spine, pictorial boards showing two girls on a settee reading a book. Stories, rhymes & puzzles. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. 10" x 7". Spine and corners bumped. Some wear to corners and board edges. A little scuffing to top of front board. Light browning to endpapers. Some hinges cracked. Light foxing to endpapers otherwise contents clean.

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ROMPING TIMES
Written by Ascott R. Hope; May Byron; Nancy M. Hayes; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al. Illustrated by Ethel K. Burgess; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; K. Nixon; et al..
Stock no. 1505782
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Green spine, red pictorial boards show three children dancing in a circle. 4 colour plates and b/w illustrations. Stories and rhymes. Spine bumped at top and bottom and about 1" from bottom. Wear to corners and top corners bumped. A couple of light scratches to covers. Endpapers browned, front endpaper is marked, name and address erased from pastedown. A few hinges cracked but binding firm. Odd fox spot otherwise contents clean. All plates present.

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LITTLE FROLIC
No author listed. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; Ernest A. Aris; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1505771
Published by John F. Shaw & Co Ltd.. circa 1934. Very good condition.

Large format 11 x 8". Pictorial covers show continuous snow scene, two children on front, one in green jumper, girl with sheep to rear. Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story is A Washing Day. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Very light browning to spine and 1" split to front edge. To/From box completed in ink on front pastedown. One hinge starting to crack. A few fox spots to text block. Contents clean.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE 1917
Written by John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw; Ernest A. Aris; A.L. Bowley; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1405282
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1917. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children looking at rabbit peeping out of snow. Adverts to rear cover and endpapers. Colour plates and blue and white illustrations. 188 pages. First story Daisy, Tom and Bertram. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges worn. Covers are grubby. Creasing to front cover. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Browning to page edges and a few light foxspots. Small tears to margins of some plates. 51st volume.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE FOR 1915
Written by John Lea; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1405281
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Slightly better than good condition.

Containing the monthly parts for 1914. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing two children feeding a robin. Adverts to rear board and endpapers. 12 colour plates, including colour frontis by Wain. Two tone and b/w illustrations. 8.75 x 7". Spine bumped and worn with a little fraying to cloth at the bottom. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges rubbed with bottom of rear board being worn with a couple of small areas of surface paper damage. A few scratches to rear cover. Joints cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges also cracked. Prize presentation plate to middle of front pastedown. Pages browned.

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