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THE WONDER BOOK OF MOTORS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Thomas Maybank.
Stock no. 2133454
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Endpapers drawn by Thomas Maybank. Chipping and scuffing to cover edges; some loss. Some foxing throughout.

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BLACKIE'S STORY-TIME BOOK
Written by Chris Tent; Gladys Davidson; Theodora Wilson Wilson; May Byron; Florence Harrison; et al. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson; Thomas Maybank; Harold C. Earnshaw; Louis Wain; Florence Harrison; N. Buchanan; Hilda Cowham; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2124405
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with black title. Pictorial paper boards show young boy saluting behind a young girl waving a handkerchief. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. A book of stories by various authors and illustrated by various illustrators. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to spine. Scuffing and marks to covers, with heavy wear and chipping to corners. Some foxing and finger marks.

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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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WONDER BOOK OF PICTURES AND STORIES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
Written by Harry Golding; Cecily M. Rutley; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Thomas Maybank; Inez Topham; Paul Tarrant; et al..
Stock no. 1506012
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Slightly better than good condition.

Twenty-Third Year of Issue. Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards show The Little People by Topham. 12 colour plates and 100s of two-colour and other pictures. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Wear with chipping to corners and cover edges. Couple of small spots of surface paper loss to covers. Rear joint cracked and a couple of hinges cracked, front joint just starting to crack. A couple of margin tears. Some light foxing and marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present but one has loss from margin and two have margin tears.

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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. 1506011
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. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some light foxing and a few marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1911
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Jessie Pope; Gladys Davidson; A.L. Harris; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Thomas Maybank; Jessie Pope; et al..
Stock no. 1506006
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gold pictorial boards with front cover showing girl in white dress and cap with a dog. 12 coloured plates numerous b/w illustrations. First story - The Soldiers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened. Corners bumped and worn. A couple of heavy bumps to cover edges. A few light scratches to covers. A couple of hinges cracked at start of book, first gathering pulled. Contents generally clean but with some browning and foxing.

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A TRIP TO STORYLAND
Written by R.V.; Christina Rossetti; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Harold Copping; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1404568
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial boards with dark titles to spine. Colour frontis plu b/w illustrations. Adverts on endpapers. Spine bumped and worn with small split at top. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Covers are grubby. Front joint and one hinge badly cracked showing webbing below. A couple of other hinges beginning to crack. Remains of a blue presentation plate to front endpaper. Small, blind bookseller's stamp to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Tissue guard for frontis is detached and browned. Some grubby marks to page margins. Advertising leaflet inserted into book.

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BUTTERCUPS AND DAISIES STORY BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh-Lambert; Sheila E. Braine; Thomas Maybank; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; W. Heath Robinson; Thomas Maybank; et al.; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1501377
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows two children picking flowers. 6 colour plates. B/w illustrations including 7 small text ones by Wain. Endpapers by Heath Robinson. Spine bumped and faded. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers a little grubby with small spot of surface paper damage to top right hand corner of front cover. Partially erased numbers to front endpaper. Name and address in ink to half title page. Endpapers marked. Some light foxing throughout.

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THE BROWNIES' BIRTHDAY
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Thomas Maybank.
Stock no. 385155
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

The Little Wonder Books. Beige boards with black titles and decoration, colour onlay to front cover. 30 colour plates. Pictorial endpapers. 85 pages. Minimal wear to base of spine. Light vertical crease to pictorial onlay. A couple of small, light marks to rear cover. A couple of hinges cracked. Contents clean.

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