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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Natalie Joan; Ruth Cobb; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Ruth Cobb; Alfred Bestall; et al..
Stock no. 1406406
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth spine, black title. Pictorial front board shows two girls in hiking gear, one looking at map. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is 'The Treasure Hunt' by Joan. Frontis by Bestall. 208 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Small bump to top of front board. Board edges a little rubbed. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Small bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Joints are beginning to crack. Foxing to contents.
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OUR FAVOURITES
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Hilda Hart; Grace C. Floyd; Queenie Scott-Hopper; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Ruth Cobb; Leigh Kidman; G.H. Thompson; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1505975
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Father Tucks Golden Gift Series. Cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial front cover shows two puppies looking at three chickens. Colour frontis, b/w and two-tone illustrations. Edited by Vredenburg. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Heavy wear to corners. Covers rubbed and slightly grubby. Front joint starting to crack. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Some browning and foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. A few marks to contents but generally clean.
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THE BUMPER BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Dora Percy Smith; Marjory Royce; et al. Illustrated by Ruth Cobb; Topham; Cicely Englefield; et al..
Stock no. 1505877
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1928. Slightly better than good condition.

Orange pictorial boards show circus pictures, two children and clown to front, lion in hat to spine, ringmaster and horse to rear. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. 8.5 x 7". A chunky volume of stories and rhymes. First story is The Dancing Bear. Covers slightly darkened. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Clear tape stuck to corners. A few hinges cracked. Name in ink to verso of frontis and pencil inscription to verso of title page. Some foxing and an odd mark to contents. All plates present but one is detached and two are partially detached.
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THE BUMPER BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Dora Newton; Dora Percy Smith; Olive Chandler; E.S. Duffin; Marjory Royce; et al. Illustrated by Cyril Cowell; Frank Adams; Margaret Tempest; Ruth Cobb; Hilda Cowham; et al..
Stock no. 1505876
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Good condition.

Pictorial boards show children stroking horse to front cover, both riding horse to spine, yellow titles. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story is Joan Visits a Farm. 128 pages. 8.5 x 7". A chunky volume of stories and rhymes. Covers darkened and grubby. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front edge of spine cracked. Large ink inscription to verso of frontis. A few hinges cracked so binding feels weak. Some light foxing and an odd mark to contents. One plate is MISSING and one partially detached.
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THE BUTTERCUP STORYBOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker; Mabel Lucie Attwell; H.R. Millar; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 1505872
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front board (illus C.M.Barker). Colour frontis by Attwell, b/w illustrations throughout by various artists. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Rear cover grubby. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Name and address in pen in belongs to box. Faint erased marks to front endpaper. A few marks/fingermarks to contents, mainly to lower margins. Some light foxing/browning.
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UNCLE'S TALES
Written by Phyllis Megroz; M.D. Hillyard; Evelyn Hardy; Violet M. Methley; Sibyl B. Owsley; Honor C. Appleton; et al. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; A.H. Watson; Ruth Cobb; Florence Mary Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1505847
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1929. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial paper boards show child at stall with toy lamb for sale, skittles to spine. Red titles. Colour frontis by Appleton plus b/w illustrations. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn, some nicks and loss of surface at ends of spine, front edge starting to split. Covers grubby and foxed with some browning, stains to bottom edges. Pen inscription to front pastedown, pencil name to front endpaper. Joints cracked. Browning to endpapers. Foxing and a few marks to contents.
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THE INFANT'S MAGAZINE
Written by John Dew; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Ethel Talbot; John Lea; Mabel M. Stevenson; et al. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Chris Temple; Ruth Cobb; Joan Hoyle; et al..
Stock no. 1315750
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two young boys, one on a toy horse trying to jump a chair. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Corners bumped and worn, covers edge worn. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and general grubbiness to contents throughout. Some hinges are cracked causing contents to be a little loose. One plate has 2" tear at top of inner margin.
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MY BOOK OF PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Albert Kaye; C.E.B. Bernard; Ruth Cobb; Greenup.
Stock no. 1405178
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1940. Slightly better than good condition.

Cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial front cover shows two children on cushion reading a book, white dog beside them. Colour plates and three-tone illustrations. 2 illustrated alphabets, one cats and one pixies, puzzles, second half of book is mostly train related. Spine bumped and a bit grubby. Corners bumped and very worn. A few scratches to front cover. Writing and pencil marks to rear board. Board is rubbed with damp stain at top. Board edges rubbed. Inscription in ink and small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Joints are beginning to crack. Light browning to endpapers. Pencil marks to several pages. Puzzles have been attempted. Tear to the top of one plate and another plate is creased.
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INFANT'S MAGAZINE
Written by M.C. Midwinter; Agness E. Cash; John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Ruth Cobb; L.R. Brightwell; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1315634
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls in party hats, one holding a red cracker and one blowing up a green balloon. First story is "The Valley of Content". 3 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Covers edge worn, rear cover is slightly marked. Spine is slightly bumped and browned. Name in crayon (lilac) to front endpaper. Foxing to contents, some hinges cracked and some small margin tears.
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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 22ND YEAR
Written by Edric Vredenburg; A.L. Harris; Grace C. Floyd; Hilda Hart; et al. Illustrated by J.A. Labrousse; Rosa C. Petherick; Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; Ruth Cobb; G.H. Thompson; et al..
Stock no. 2120402
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Red cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy about to kiss girl under the mistletoe, she's holding teddy, dog in front. Edited by Vredenburg. 6 colour plates, incl. 2 by Wain. B/w and two-tone illustrations. 128 pages. Heavy crease to corner of rear cover. Chipping and wear to other covers. Couple of splits to spine, with some fraying to cloth. Binding is a bit weak - some pages have partially come away at hinge. Name in ink to front endpaper with tape mark. All plates are present - but frontis has chipping along edge, with some loss and at least one other plate has margin tear. Pages 31/32 and one plate are Detached. A reading copy.
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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 22ND YEAR
Written by Edric Vredenburg; A.L. Harris; Grace C. Floyd; Hilda Hart; et al. Illustrated by J.A. Labrousse; Rosa C. Petherick; Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; Ruth Cobb; G.H. Thompson; et al..
Stock no. 1404896
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy about to kiss girl under the mistletoe, she's holding teddy, dog in front. Edited by Vredenburg. 6 colour plates, incl. 2 by Wain. B/w and two-tone illustrations. 128 pages. Spine bumped and faded. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Rear board grubby and a little scratched. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint beginning to crack. Pages browned. Crease to front endpaper. Imprint of inscription to half title page. Corner missing from top of one page and small piece from side of another. Slight surface paper damage to the top of two pages.
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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 20TH YEAR
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Norman Gale; Adela Wilkins; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Louis Wain; Rosa C. Petherick; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 1315207
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1918. Good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles and vignette to front cover (showing 3 children and a puppy). Colour plates plus b/w and two-tone text illustrations. First story is "Behind the Green Door". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some rubbing to cloth. Joints and some hinges are held together with magic tape. Inscripiton in ink to front endpaper. Heavy foxing and some page browning.
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