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EVERY GIRL'S STORIES
Written by Grace Aguilar; Maria Edgeworth; E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen; et al. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway; et al..
Stock no. 1317889
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. 1896. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis by Kate Greenaway. B/w illustrations throughout. 501 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Small name in ink to front free-endpaper and prize inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Lower corner of rear cover and of most page corner tips damaged from a fire. Foxing throughout.

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THE ROYAL PROGRESS OF KING PEPITO
Written by Beatrix F. Cresswell. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2131018
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1st 1889. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Chipping to cover edges and spine, with loss of paper cover. Damp stain to front cover. Rear joint is partially cracked. Endpapers are browned. Contents are still very good!

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ALMANACH DE KATE GREENAWAY POUR 1883
Written by Kate Greenaway. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2127633
Published by Librairie Hachette Et Cie. 1883. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Cloth spine. Colour illustrations. Text in French. Covers are scuffed, with wear. Spine is browned. Foxing and browning to page throughout.

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KATE GREENAWAY'S PAINTING BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2125981
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Very good condition.

Outlines from various Greenaway works for Boys and Girls to paint. Green pictorial boards. 62 pages. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout to paint. (No text). Front cover shows two girls with doll and paint brush Foxing and some dark patches to covers. Contents are very good - no page has been painted!

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MOTHER GOOSE OR THE OLD NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2123902
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1956. Good condition.

Beige leather with gilt titles and borders. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans Ltd. Spine is worn and faded; bottom 3" are split, small piece of loss to base. A few marks to covers. Printers code is: 368.456.

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LITTLE ANN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Jane Taylor; Ann Taylor. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1814934
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1909. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine and corners, cream pictorial boards. Plain endpapers. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. All edges green. Boards lightly browned and lightly scratched/scuffed. Minor foxing to first illustration. A few margin marks.

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THE ILLUMINATED LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS
Written by Jean Marsh. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1507625
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A dictionary of over 700 flowers and plants with their meanings, listed alphabetically and illuminated with every one of the delightful colour drawings made by Kate Greenaway for her little book 'The Language of Flowers' published in 1884. Oblong format, grey cloth with green titles to spine, white initials to front. Orange endpapers. 78 pages. ISBN: 0354043366. Book plate to front pastedown and erased numbers to front endpaper. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of tears and chips. Slightly grubby with fading to bottom of front panel.

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KATE GREENAWAY'S PAINTING BOOK
Written by Kate Greenaway. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1316434
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1910. Very good condition.

Green pictorial card wraps. Outlines from various Greenaway works for Boys and Girls to paint. 9.5 x 7". Front cover shows two girls with doll and paint brush. Chipping (some loss) to spine and cover edges. Some light page browning and foxing. Contents clean and unused.

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THE MARIGOLD PAINTING BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1506949
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Orange pictorial covers show two children sat on brick steps. Kate Greenaway illustrations to paint, some in colour with same illustration opposite. Instructions on rear pastedown. 33 pages. Covers grubby with browning and stains. Bumping and wear to spine and corners, small sharp bump to front edge of faded spine. Front cover is slightly bowed. Small dark mark to text block. Light stains to outside edges of endpapers and a few pages otherwise contents clean and unused.

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THE QUEEN OF THE PIRATE ISLE
Written by Bret Harte. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1406391
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1900. Slightly better than good condition.

Beige pictorial cloth, colour onlay to front cover. Blue cloth spine. 58 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Damp mark to rear cover. Joints beginning to crack. Pages at beginning and end of book very browned. Front endpaper slightly detached and ragged at bottom edge. Publisher's file copy with "property room not to be taken away" ink date stamp to front endpaper of book. Small ticks beside each illustration and bottom corner of page 34 folded up.

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A DAY IN A CHILD'S LIFE
Written by Myles B. Foster. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1506740
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1881. Slightly better than good condition.

Songs for a child's day with music. Colour illustrations throughout. 10 x 8.5 ". Green and yellow pictorial paper boards. 29 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of nasty bumps to outside edges of covers. Some browning and a few marks to covers. Marks to endpapers including residue from small label on front endpaper. Large corner missing from rear endpaper, approx. 2 x 5". Contents generally clean.

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LITTLE ANN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Jane Taylor; Ann Taylor. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1506651
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1883. Good condition.

Olive green spine and corners, cream pictorial boards. Yellow endpapers. Blue edges. 64 pages. 9.25 x 6". Printed by Edmund Evans. Spine and corners bumped and worn, nicks to cloth at ends of spine. Covers grubby, spine darkened. Tiny bookseller's label to front pastedown. Both joints cracked. Foxing and a few grubby marks to contents. Nick to outside edge of rear endpaper.

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