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A WONDER BOOK FOR GIRLS & BOYS
Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1821589
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green, burgundy and white decorative boards, white title. Colour illustrations. Small grease spot to gutter edge of prelims (minor). Otherwise a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with some faint scuffing.

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ROBIN HOOD AND THE MEN OF THE GREENWOOD
Written by Henry Gilbert. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1320520
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

Green cloth with lovely gilt titles and decorations. Decorated endpapers. 16 colour plates. 360 pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Foxing to contents.

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WALTER CRANE'S PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1320310
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1900. Almost very good condition.

Comprising of The Baby's Opera, The Baby's Bouquet and The Baby's Own Aesop. Ltd edition of 500 copies in the UK and 250 copies in the USA. White spine with gilt title, pale brown cloth. 192 pages with top edge gilt and other edges untrimmed. Colour illustrations throughout. This is copy no. 489. White spine is grubby and split at edges. Spine and corners bumped. Cloth slightly grubby/marked. Foxing to endpapers. Light foxing and light fingermarks to page margins.

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WALTER CRANE
Written by Isobel Spencer. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1319488
Published by Macmillan Publishing Co. Inc.. 1st USA 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine. The first major study of Crane's life and work. With 150 illustrations, 24 in colour. 208 pages. Spine bumped. Browning to cover edges. Old pencil price erased to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly browned and worn at edges.

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THE BABY'S OPERA
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1818417
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1877. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Black endpapers. Colour illustrations and text decorations printed by Edmund Evans. Board edges rubbed, corners worn. Free front endpaper starting to detach from bottom. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Rear hinge split but binding hanging on. Page 49/50 and 55/56 is detached but present. Other hinges pulled. Contents therefore fragile in binding. A few grubby marks to contents.

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THE BABY'S BOUQUET
Written by Lucy Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1818416
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1878. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pictorial boards. Square format. Decorated endpapers. Printed in colours by Edmund Evans. "A Fresh Bunch of Old Rhymes and Tunes". Companion volume to "The Baby's Opera". Corners worn, boards a little browned. Cloth spine is fraying and has a couple of small pinholes to lower rear edge. Front joint split but binding thread holding. Contemporary gift inscription in ink to half-title page. Hinges pulled. A few margin marks.

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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY AND BLUE BEARD
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1318036
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

Small format, 14 x 11cm. Grey/green pictorial boards. Full-page colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Covers a bit grubby. A couple of hinges are slightly cracked. A few small foxspots else contents clean.

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GRANDMOTHER DEAR
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1317965
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1895. Good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue title to spine and decorations to front cover. Gilt title to front. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine and cover edges browned. Front free-endpaper is missing. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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LITTLE FOLKS 1888
Written by Theo Gift; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Walter Crane; Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 1317887
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1888. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictiorial front board shows a boy and a girl ice-skating. Serial stories are: Little Oddity and King Penguin Land. Chromolithograph and tinted plates, b/w text illustrations. Covers are worn, grubby and foxed. Spine bumped. Front joint is partly broken. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents.

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THE BABY'S BOUQUET
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1317861
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. pre 1919. Good condition.

A fresh bunch of old rhymes and tunes, with music. A Companion to the 'Baby's Opera'. Brown cloth spine. Green and cream pictorial boards. Colour pictures printed by Edmund Evans. Covers edge worn and scuffed. Some light foxing else contents clean.

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THE BABY'S BOUQUET
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2131019
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1900. Fair condition.

A fresh bunch of old rhymes and tunes, with music. A Companion to the 'Baby's Opera'. Brown cloth spine. Green and cream pictorial boards. Colour pictures printed by Edmund Evans. Heavy scuffing and marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Front joint is cracked with glue marks. Name in ink to free front endpaper. Rear endpaper is MISSING.

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THE BABY'S BOUQUET
Written by Lucy Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2130295
Published by George Routledge & Sons. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pictorial boards. Square format. Decorated endpapers. Printed in colours by Edmund Evans. "A Fresh Bunch of Old Rhymes and Tunes". Companion volume to "The Baby's Opera". Rebacked (new spine). Original covers; some paper chipping, with loss. Heavy wear and bumping to corners. Contents have some tape/paper repairs to binding/pages. Chipping to page edges, some browning. A reading copy.

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