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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1931
Written by Joyce Lankester Brisley; et al. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318624
Published by Daily Mirror. 1931. Almost very good condition.

The 9th year of the Pip and Squeak annual. Blue cloth spine. Front covers shows red car driving over a bed of nails! Colour plates & b/w illustrations. Covers edge worn, slightly grubby to rear cover. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Rear free-endpaper is lightly creased. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

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IN TEDDY BEAR'S HOUSE
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley.
Stock no. 2130351
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Browning to top and tail of spine. Small tape margin repair to frontis. Wrapper is creased and torn with some loss.

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A RIDE TO PICTURELAND
Written by Dorothea Moore; Ethel Talbot; John Lea; Queenie Scott-Hopper; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Joyce Lankester Brisley; Audrey J. Watson; Harry B. Neilson; A.L. Bowley; et al..
Stock no. 2129171
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front cover shows a young woman driving with a dog in the passenger seat. First story is 'Great-Great-Grandmother's Christmas' by Moore. Colour plates and line drawings. Spine is faded, browned and has split to base; some chipping. Scuffing marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners. Title page is MISSING! A few hinges are pulled. Browning to outer page edges and some page margins, which also have a few small tears. A reading copy.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 21ST YEAR
Written by Mrs. George Wemyss; Madeline Barnes; Queenie Scott-Hopper; Doris Pocock; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley; Joyce Lankester Brisley; Nina K. Brisley; Rosa C. Petherick; Ernest A. Aris; Cicely Mary Barker; et al..
Stock no. 1811945
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1925. Very good condition.

Cream cloth spine with black title and illustration. Pictorial front board shows boy watching girl make cats cradle in hands (oriental dragon on wall behind). Colour plates and illustrations, b/w text illustrations. First story is "How We Stole an Uncle From Australia". Edges rubbed & worn. Hinge between colour plate & 117 and also 136 & colour plate is pulled (i.e. the section is starting to loosen but binding is still holding). A few minor margin marks. All colour plates present. A few closed margin tears. Overall a nice, bright copy.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 21ST YEAR
Written by Mrs. George Wemyss; Madeline Barnes; Queenie Scott-Hopper; Doris Pocock; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley; Joyce Lankester Brisley; Nina K. Brisley; Rosa C. Petherick; Ernest A. Aris; Cicely Mary Barker; et al..
Stock no. 1315640
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1924. Very good condition.

Cream cloth spine with black title and illustration. Pictorial front board shows boy watching girl make cats cradle in hands (oriental dragon on wall behind). Colour plates and illustrations, b/w text illustrations. First story is "How We Stole an Uncle From Australia". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light scratch marks to front cover. Grubby mark to verso of front free-endpaper and frontis (possibly remains of a squashed insect!). Light fingering else contents clean.

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PARTRIDGE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL
Written by Dorothea Moore; Ethel Talbot; Queenie Scott-Hopper. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Joyce Lankester Brisley; H.G.C. Marsh; et al..
Stock no. 1404924
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, pictorial front board showing a boy and a girl on a cloud. Includes 4 b/w illustrations and endapers illustrated by Louis Wain. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Some bumping to bottom edge of boards. Covers a little grubby. Vertical crease to front endpaper. Couple of hinge are cracked. Browning to endpapers and contents. Some light foxing otherwise contents are clean.

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THE DAWN SHOPS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Joyce Lankester Brisley. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley.
Stock no. 2117107
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1934. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tan boards, red decoration to front. Colour frontis and numerous b/w text illustrations by the author. 94 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front board is a little bowed. A few grubby finger margin marks. 6 B/w illustrations have been neatly coloured (some only partially). Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with some foxing; has closed edge-tears that have been neatly repaired to verso with magic tape. A few chips of loss at corners of wrapper; small triangle of loss to wrapper at base of spine.

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