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WIGLEY
Written by Rosemary Barnes. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2126003
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Some fading and browning to top and tail of spine. Small area of surface paper damage to rear cover. Bumping to corners. Wear along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is price-cut and badly torn, with nearly half of the front panel and flap MISSING! Loss also to top of spine. What is left of wrapper is grubby with creasing.

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VERSES FOR CHILDREN
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2125658
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1918. Almost very good condition.

Tan/light brown cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front. 48 delightful colour plates to contents (which includes the endpapers). 340 pages plus four pages of adverts including adverts for 'Charming Colour Books for Children'. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and wear to covers. Name in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1814802
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. 3rd Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front cover depicting the Mad Hatter's tea party. Colour pictorial endpapers. 48 coloured plates. 340 pages including adverts for Wonder Books. Spine lightly worn, slight fraying to top of spine. Gilt title to spine fading, gilt to front board bright. Large part of the half-title page cut out from top corner. Large piece of silver foil paper stuck to verso of plate facing page 131. A few grubby marks to contents. One hinge almost split. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123712
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

16 beautiful colour plates illustrate 10 well-known fairy tales. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Spine is faded and foxed. Bumping to corners; wear and chipping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. Pages 13-18 have tear hole, with a little loss to a couple of the pages. Plate Opposite page 14 has a couple of small holes. All plates present.

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VERSES FOR CHILDREN
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123707
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 2nd Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth, dark titles, pictorial onlay to front. Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. 48 coloured plates (includes endpapers). 344 pages including advertisement pages. Second edition. Small tear hole, with splitting to spine. Score marks with chipping and a little loss to onlay to front cover. Joints are cracked. Creasing to endpapers. Foxing. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1925
Written by Harry Golding; Natalie Joan; Cecily M. Rutley; May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1507715
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1925. Good condition.

Twentieth year of issue. Red cloth spine. Front cover shows young girl in green dress. Endpapers by Anne Anderson. Edited by Golding. 12 Colour plates and numerous two tone illustrations. 264 pages. All cover edges have been neatly covered with cloth tape. Covers a bit grubby and marked, spine faded. New endpapers (not by Anne Anderson). Joints cracked. Colouring to at least one illustration. Cloudy film to bottom of two pages, text still readable. A few marks to contents. 2 plates MISSING.

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THE CHILD'S BOOK OF VERSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1507318
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1958. Good condition.

16 enchanting colour plates. Pictorial front cover. Orange cloth spine. 128 pages includes index. The Sunshine Series. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with some faint writing to front cover. Spine browned with name ink stamp near centre. Front endpaper has been stuck to pastedown. Name and date in pen and in child's writing to half-title page, ink stamp to verso of frontis. Marks and foxing to contents. All plates present, one has grubby mark to margin. Line drawn on text block.

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RHYMES OF OLD TIMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1406741
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, dark green titles and decorative peach border to front cover. Beautiful mounted colour plates and two-tone text illustrations. 108 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to half title page which has been partially covered in black ink, some of which can be seen on next page. Light brown marks to prelims which correspond with ink marks. Some page browning. Fingering to some pages. Edges of pages 25 - 32 have been roughly trimmed. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Loss to bottom of spine. Spine is browned. Wrapper is grubby.

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THE LITTLEST ONE AGAIN
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1316392
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A book of poems for children. Grey boards, green titles and vignette. 4 colour plates. 55 numbered pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some slight browning to spine and cover edges. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Slight damp stains to edges of pastedowns (possibly from glue used during binding process?). Foxing to text block else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with very slight loss and is slightly grubby.

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MERRY ANIMAL TALES
Written by Madge A. Bigham. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1405820
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1919. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine with pale green paper boards & pictorial onlay to front, dark titles, 9.75 x 7". 4 colour plates. 127 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers are grubby and a little marked. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Front endpaper lightly creased. Endpapers browned. Foxing mostly to page edges.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1920
Written by Harry Golding; Fay Inchfawn; Jessie Pope; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Margaret Tarrant; Charles Robinson; Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506046
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1920. Slightly better than good condition.

A Picture Annual For Boys and Girls. Front cover shows two young girls with puppies. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations to text. First story: Jack and the Magic Acorn. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. heavy bump to bottom edge of front cover. Spine darkened. A few light scratches to covers. Joints cracked, rear showing webbing beneath. Browning to endpapers and page edges. Contents very good. All plates present.

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