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THE BOOK OF TOYTOWN AND LARRY THE LAMB
Written by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Stock no. 1326477
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Illustrated in b/w & colour, colour plates are from the TV series. 7 of the original stories plus a biographical note by Hendrik Baker. ISBN: 0245534571. Spine bumped. Foxing to endpapers else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is foxed to flaps, faded to spine and front panel, edge creased with tears (repaired on verso).

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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THE TENEMENT TREE
Written by Kate Seredy. Illustrated by Kate Seredy.
Stock no. 1326270
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, white title to spine and vignette to front cover. 96 pages. Superb b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Some light foxing to textblock. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and torn with minimal loss. Wrapper slightly grubby and lightly foxed on verso.

Price: £58.00 £49.30.

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PEER GYNT
Written by Henrik Ibsen. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1325852
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Peer Gynt is first and foremost a poetic fantasy, although based on a real person who lived Norway c1800. About his exploits, not much more is known than is found in Asbjornsen's book Norwegian Fairy Tales, in which Peer Gynt's chief exploits lie in the direction of fighting and conqueroring trolls. Admirably depicted by the "Goblin Master" in 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Cream and brown pictorial endpapers. 255 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly faded. Light browning to endpapers and some light foxing to textblock. There is a musty smell to the contents.

Price: £90.00 £76.50.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A CONCERT
Written by Margaret Gilmour. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1325730
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 8.5 x 6". Covers are slightly edge worn and spine is slightly faded. Some foxing and light finger creases to contents.

Price: £18.00 £15.30.

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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1325640
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Good condition.

Green cloth with white titles and borders. Cheap edition. B/w illustrations to song headings. Music by Horace Mansion. Songs in French. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly faded at edges. Large but faint child's name to front cover. Front free-endpaper removed and missing (possibly rear free-endpaper too). Hinges pulled and cracked. Some pencil scribbles to pages and other marks to margins. A working copy.

Price: £10.00 £8.50.

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AMELIARANNE CAMPS OUT
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1325533
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1945. Very good condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial boards. Colour endpapers. Superb colour illus throughout. Also b/w illus surrounding text. Spine and corners bumped, corners worn. Contents clean.

Price: £14.00 £11.90.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A PARTY
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1325531
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine, with black titles. Front cover shows a girl offering her cheek to a boy for a kiss. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers edge rubbed. Spine is sunned. Small brown spot to front pastedown. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is from a later reprint (c1943) and is edge worn with slight loss.

Price: £40.00 £34.00.

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FAMILY RHYMES
Written by Lucian Stephens. Illustrated by Kathleen Atkins.
Stock no. 1325030
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

For Children, Parents and all those who find it easier to grow old than to grow up! Green cloth with dark green titles and vignette. B/w text illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Foxspots to contents which are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is faded at edges with a couple of small tears, rear panel is slightly grubby.

Price: £24.00 £20.40.

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THE MOUSE STORY TOLD BY AN OLD SCHOOLMASTER
Written by K.H. With.
Stock no. 1325024
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the Danish. Blue boards, black titles and decoration to borders. B/w frontis. 123 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to half title-page. Heavy foxing to page edges and margins. A couple of hinges are cracked. Dustwrapper is edge worn with minimal loss, rear panel is slightly grubby.

Price: £18.00 £15.30.

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THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN
Written by Robert Browning. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1325014
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial wraps. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Originally published in 1934 with 4 colour plates. Covers are foxed, small tear to top edge of front cover. Foxing to page edges. Contents are bright and clean.

Price: £28.00 £23.80.

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OLD ENGLISH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1324627
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Music by Horace Mansion. 8 quite charming colour plates plus b/w drawings illustrate this selection of nursery rhymes. Includes musical score for voice and piano. Buff boards with blue pictorial onlay to front cover. 11 x 8.5". 88 pages. Spine and corners bumped, top corner of rear cover quite badly worn. Scuffing to front cover edges. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. One of the plates is loose with ragged edges. Grubby fingermarks to page margins and some foxing to contents.

Price: £38.00 £32.30.

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THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1324331
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Decorated card wraps. 4 colour plates and a few b/w text illustrations. 47 pages. Spine and corners bumped and some slight creasing to cover edges. A couple of page margins have small tears, some finger marks to page margins else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby, pencil scribble to rear flap.

Price: £54.00 £45.90.

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