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LIE-DOWN STORIES
Written by Natalie Joan. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1318353
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Stories by Natalie Joan, delightfully illustrated with 8 colour plates and b/w drawings in the text. Beige cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board showing mother putting child to bed. 77 pages. 10" x 7.25". Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Front joint has been repaired with white paper tape. Contents are pulled causing them to be a little loose. Some light foxing and other marks but generally contents clean.
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THE JENNY WREN STORY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1318352
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board. 2 colour plates by Lucie Attwell, B/w text illustrations by various artists. First story is "The Sick Doll's Diary". 9.75" x 7". Spine and corners worn, lower 1" of spine was split and has been glued down. Edges rubbed. Joints cracked. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.
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POEMS BY CHRISTINA ROSSETTI
Written by Christina Rossetti. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 1318326
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1910. Good condition.

Cream decorated cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 36 tipped-in colour plates mounted on grey card with captioned tissue guards plus 36 b/w illustrations. 369 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. 2" thick. Large format, 10.5 x 8.25". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and rear cover lightly scuffed. Top 3" of front edge of spine has been split and repaired. Front joint cracked. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxspots to contents. Plates all present and in fine condition.
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THE NICEST GIRL IN THE SCHOOL
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by H.L. Bacon.
Stock no. 1317949
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

"Angela Brazil's School Stories". Beige cloth, dark titles. 4 b/w plates. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light damp staining to corners. Small name in ink to front free-endpaper. Hinges cracked. A few light foxspots else contents clean.
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THE ELEPHANT'S APOLOGY
Written by Alice Talwin Morris. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 1317877
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1900. Slightly better than good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. 152 pages plus 32 page publication list to rear. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small splits to front edge of spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small ink stamp to front pastedown. Contents browned and foxed with some grubby fingermarks.
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DO YOUR DUTY
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 2131403
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1904. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth and spine, with gilt title to spine. Colour frontis + 7 b/w illustrations. 112 pages + catalogue to rear. 7x 4.75". Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine browned. Covers mottled and a little rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to contents, some heavy.
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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Winifred F. Peck; Florence Harrison; C. Bernard Rutley; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 2131358
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front board shows a girl in skirt and blazer with a black dog on a lead. First story is "The First Flight" by Peck. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations throughout. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping. Marks to spine. Partially removed bookplate to front endpaper, with some writing. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin marks. Tear to page 181.
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THE GOLDEN BUDGET OF NURSERY STORIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131356
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine showing Puss in Boots. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. Wear to cover edges and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Colouring to some b/w illustrations internally.
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ROAD, RAIL AND SEA
Written by Clare Jerrold. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2131319
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1906. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. A Picture-Book For Little Folk. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Uneven fading and marks to spine. Scuffing. Joints are partially cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edge edges.
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JUST WHAT I LIKE
Written by K.E. King; A.R.T. Haverfield; Norman Hunter; Madeline Barnes; et al. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees; Warwick Reynolds; Gordon Robinson; Florence Mary Anderson; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 1317823
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards with cloth spine. A collection of short stories by various authors. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story 'The Little Brass Knob'. Spine bumped. Corners worn. Covers slightlty edge rubbed. Foxing to textblock and endpapers. Frontis is part detached at top.
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BLACKIE'S POPULAR FAIRY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1317819
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine with black title. Pictorial front board shows oriental man approaching lamp on top of stand. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Corners worn and edges slightly rubbed. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to edge of front cover. Small ink scruibble (covering old price) to front free-endpaper. A few light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.
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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Florence Harrison; J.D. Westwood; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Florence Harrison; Warwick Reynolds; et al..
Stock no. 1317811
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, pictorial front cover showing girl with basket of fruit. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story is The Castle in the Gorge by Mrs. J.D. Westwood. Contains Flowers and Folklore by Angela Brazil and a poem and colour plate by Florence Harrison. Spine slightly bumped, corners slightly worn. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Textblock is just a little grubby. A nice copy.
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