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THE ABBEY GIRLS ON TRIAL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2134318
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1931. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gold title to front and spine. Front cover has gilt border. 4 sepia plates. 228 pages. Spine is very faded with a couple of small tears/chips to cloth - some fraying to cloth. Bumping and wear to corners; marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing, especially to prelims, but also to other pages throughout book. Grubby marks to outer page edges.

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PLAY UP, BUFFS!
Written by Herbert Hayens. Illustrated by Archibald Webb.
Stock no. 2133969
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. Colour frontis. Bumping and wear. Some marks to covers. Frontis is MISSING! Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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LOUIS WAIN'S PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Harry Rountree; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1319478
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth spine with dark brown title and illustration, pictorial front board. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations (mostly Wain but others also). Spine is grubby. Covers are edge worn and also grubby, a couple of small scratch marks to front cover. New endpapers. Some light foxing. Some colouring to some of the b/w illustrations and some erasing as well. There is a musty (tobbaco?) smell to the contents.

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THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1318574
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A Kiddie Kut Book. Shaped pictorial card wraps and pages. Bright colour illustrations throughout with peep-through windows. Name and address filled in on belongs to box (inside front cover). Old price (1/6) written in blue biro to rear cover. Some slight rubbing to cover and shaped page edges else contents clean.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE CORAL ISLAND TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Daniel Defoe; R.M. Ballantyne; Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by John Harcourt Finnie; J.E. Sutcliffe; Frank Gillett.
Stock no. 1318496
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. Three volumes in one. B/w plates. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Pencil writing (name and address) to front free-endpaper. Endpapers slightly browned, textblock slightly grubby.

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THE BELLS OF LONDON TOWN
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1317876
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A Kiddie Kut Book. Shaped pictorial card wraps and pages. Colour illustrations every page with peep-through windows. Slight wear to spine with small splits at base. Contents clean.

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FUN IN THE FROZEN NORTH
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1317874
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A Kiddie Kut Book. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations with peep-through windows. Covers and pages shaped at top edges. Staples slightly rusty. Some light edge creases. Contents clean.

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STEAMBOAT BILL
Written by Charles Crowther. Illustrated by Charles Crowther.
Stock no. 2131197
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Collins Colour Book. The story of a paddle-steamer who goes up and down the Mississippi. Oblong format. Brown cloth. Colour illustrations. Damp staining to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

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THE OOJAH ANNUAL 1937
Written by Flo Lancaster. Illustrated by H.M. Talintyre.
Stock no. 2131183
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1937. Good condition.

Pictorial paper boards depicting Oojah and his band. Illustrated endpapers. Colour plates. B/w illustrations to text. 124 pages. 9.5 x 7.5". Splitting to sides of spine, with chipping; some loss to top and tail. Wear and scuffing along cover edges. Front endpaper appears to have been very neatly removed! Foxing. Ink to illustration on page 75.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2130782
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles, vignette to front cover and border. 8 stories. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping and fraying to cloth at edges and to top and tail of spine. Marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.

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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130749
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and decorations. Colour frontispiece. 336 pages. 7.5 x 5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small splits to top and tails of spine. A few pencil marks to front cover. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and tears; a little loss.

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THE PRINCE WHO WAS NOT AFRAID AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Brothers Grimm.
Stock no. 2130252
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1906. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Uneven fading to edges of rear cover. Presentation plate to verso of frontis. Page browning and some foxing.

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