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Honor C. Appleton

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THE SWINGBOAT STORY BOOK
Written by Eleanor B. Simeon; Alison Uttley; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Honor C. Appleton; Harry Rountree; Gordon Robinson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 1505447
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows children in swingboat. 9.75 x 7.25". Colour frontis. Colour & b/w illustrations. First story is Dick's Catch by Simeon. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Light marks and scratches to front cover. Rear cover slightly grubby. Faint erased pencil writing to front pastedown. Neat colouring to about 3 illustrations. Some light foxing and an odd mark to contents.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - FOURTH YEAR
Written by Ethel Talbot; Edward Shirley; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy; Harold Earnshaw; Frank Adams; Anne Anderson; Caterina Patricchio; Harry Rountree; Honor C. Appleton; et al..
Stock no. 1505442
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1916. Almost very good condition.

The Little One's Annual. For all Boys and Girls who are Good Chums. Packed full of fun by Edward Shirley and lots of other Folks. Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 320 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front cover has rubbed patch near top edge and a few light scratches. Rear cover is grubby. ink inscription to front pastedown. Rear joint partially cracked. Light foxing and a few marks to contents.

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MY OWN BOOK OF COLOURED PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; Frank Hart; et al..
Stock no. 1505281
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows baby with toy monkey. 12 full page colour illustrations with title below. Spine worn with 3.5" split to rear edge which has been glued into place, small split with some fraying to top. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Split to tape at bottom of most hinges. 3.5" split to top of one hinge. Crack to one board alongside spine. Small margins to margins, illustrations still bright.

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JOSEPHINE'S HAPPY FAMILY
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1505133
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1923. Good condition.

Large format, cream cloth spine. Beige boards with pictorial onlay to front. 8 pretty colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 63 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners and a little to cover edges. Browning to spine and some cover edges. Covers grubby with some small marks, tiny chips to edges of onlay plus a couple of scratches and grubby marks. Both joints and a couple of hinges cracked. Neat ink inscription to front endpaper. Colouring to about 3 b/w illustrations. About 4 pages are torn along spine edge for top 3", mainly next to cracked hinges. Endpapers browned. Just a few marks and fox spots to contents.

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THE JOLLY PARTY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Charles Robinson; Honor C. Appleton; Frank Hart; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1404668
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. circa 1922. Almost very good condition.

Stories, rhymes and things to make and do. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows boy with drum. 10 x 8". Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine a little bumped and rubbed. Corners bumped and worn. Front cover a little scuffed with a couple of marks. A little bubbling to rear cover which is a little grubby. Joints beginning to crack. Couple of hinges cracked. Endpapers browned. Tear to top of one page. Couple of marks otherwise contents generally clean.

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THE BOOK OF FAIRY STORIES
Written by Marjory Bruce. Illustrated by Nora Fry; Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1504722
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. circa 1934. Almost very good condition.

16 Stories. Red cloth spine, pictorial paper front board shows witch reading to pixies. First story is Henny-Penny. 4 colour plates by Appleton plus numerous b/w illustrations by Fry. 125 pages. Spine bumped and faded with 0.75" hole to rear edge. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with a little scuffing. Ink inscription to front pastedown and completed book plate below. A couple of hinges cracked. Contents lightly browned with some foxing and just an odd mark. All plates present, one has a couple of small marks.

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JOSEPHINE GOES TRAVELLING
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1504622
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1940. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Beige boards with large pictorial onlay to front. 8 attractive colour plates. B/w text illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. A few small marks to covers. Light lines to onlay (only visible at certain angles). Front cover ever so slightly bowed. Pencil inscription to front endpaper, small bookseller's ink stamp to front pastedown. Half-title page and last text page very browned. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. Brown spots affect lower margins on a few pages including one plate. Dustwrapper has loss, mainly from top of spine and lower corner of front panel. Also has a few small tears and is grubby.

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ME AND MY PUSSIES
Written by Honor C. Appleton. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1404026
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cream boards showing a girl holding 2 cats with a third on the floor. Black titles to front. Cream cloth spine. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 31 pages. Spine bumped and browned. Corners bumped and rubbed. Some marks to front cover. Both covers are grubby. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front endpaper is missing. Browning to front pastedown, verso of frontis and rear endpapers. Some foxing to page edges and margins and a few marks but contents are mostly clean.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL
Written by Angela Brazil; Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; Nina K. Brisley; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 1712885
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1921. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, black title and decoration. Pictorial front board showing a little boy and girl on a swing. Illustrated endpapers. First story is 'How We Kept Shop' by Wemyss. 191 pages. 11 x 8.5". Corners bumped and worn. Foxing to outer page edges.

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MY OWN BIG BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; Woolley; Frank Insall; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1502623
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine with red titles. Pictorial front board showing two children dancing. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners and cover edges worn. Some marks to covers. Pen inscription to front pastedown and name in belongs to box. Light vertical crease to front and rear endpaper. Neat colouring to one page otherwise contents very good.

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ANIMAL STORIES
Written by Stephen Southwold. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1312417
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. 1st thus 1933. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth spine with pictorial front board (design by Aris). Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 126 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers partly browned, foxing to textblock and some page margins. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge chipped with only minimal loss.

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JOSEPHINE'S PANTOMIME
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1207953
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1939. Very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Beige boards with pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Browning to endpapers. Plates bright.

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