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THE ADVENTURES OF THE FIVE CHILDREN (3 VOLUMES)
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1822605
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Three volume set containing: Five Children and It, The Story of the Amulet, The Phoenix and the Carpet. Red cloth spines with gilt titles, cream pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap which is lightly scuffed to one side. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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PUCK OF POOK'S HILL
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1822432
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Peach cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover, black illustration also to front. Yellow endpapers. 201 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly faded. Contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few scuff marks. Slight musty odour present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 25TH YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Constance Heward; Jessie Pope; Eleanor B. Simeon; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall; Rene Bull; Harry Rountree; H.R. Millar; Anne Anderson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 1321154
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth spine with black titles. Colour pictorial front board shows boy and girl hanging balloons and decorations. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story A Couple of Guineas. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Name plate to front pastedown (name not filled in). Foxing, mainly to textblock. Tobacco smell to contents.

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PUCK OF POOK'S HILL
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1320532
Published by Folio Society. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Peach cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover, black illustration also to front. Yellow endpapers. 201 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine slighty bumped. Contained in publisher's slipcase.

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THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1319028
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1904. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Red and grey decorations. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Cover edges lightly rubbed. Cloth scuffed. Rear free-endpaper has been removed, front free-endpaper has possibly been replaced. Heavy foxing to first few and last few pages. Grubby fingermarks to contents.

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THE NEW WORLD FAIRY BOOK
Written by Howard Angus Kennedy. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 2129852
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1904. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. A little chipping/fraying to cloth at corners of top of spine. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing throughout. Page edges are uncut, with margin tears to some. Front joint is cracked.

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CHILDREN STILL
Written by John F. Macpherson. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 2125999
Published by Shakespeare Head Press. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 4 tipped-in colour plates. B/w illustrations. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to front endpaper. Also includes a hand written postcard from the author to the same previous owner. Chipping along bottom of spine; some fraying/loss to cloth. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Some foxing. What look like browned glue marks to pastedowns. All plates present.

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THE BIG COLOURED PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by H.R. Millar; Frank H. Mason; A.E. Kennedy; et al..
Stock no. 1404918
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

48 colour illustrations of animals, trains, ships etc. Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing a boy and a girl reading a book. Large format. Spine bumped and worn. Top corners of book badly bumped. All corners worn. Cover edges rubbed. Marks to rear board. Front board a little scuffed. Joints have been reinforced but middle hinge is badly cracked showing webbing and string beneath. Small tear to the margin of one plate and small hole at the hinge side of another plate. Endpapers are browned. A few marks to margins. Top corners of all pages bumped.

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THE MAGIC CITY
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1314626
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Fair condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes to front and spine. 333 pages plus 2 page booklist to rear. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine is very worn and has been glued. Cloth is grubby and worn. Gilt to spine has rubbed off. Front joint was broken but has been re-glued. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page corner creases. Some hinges cracked. Grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce; Brenda Girvin; Thora Stowell; Lilian Holmes; Winifred Darch; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; Grace Lodge; Florence Harrison; C.E. Brock; H.R. Millar; et al..
Stock no. 2112786
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1923. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial front cover shows three girls sitting on grass, one reading a book. First story is "The Influence of Anne" by D.F.Bruce. 6 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Some light wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and browning; a few grubby margin marks. Wrapper is chipped to corners, with a little loss; some grubby marks.

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KATHLEEN'S ADVENTURE
Written by Brenda Girvin. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1106607
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1922. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Fade spots to spine. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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PETERKIN
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 564029
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1902. Slightly better than good condition.

Orange decorative cloth. B/w illustrations. One plate slightly loose. Corners worn. Spine a little faded.

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