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A GALLERY OF CHILDREN
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2128607
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue/green cloth, with orange titles and 3 children to front. B/w illustrations. Reprint. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Surface paper lifting to front pastedown, where an inscription has been rubbed out/erased. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with loss to top of spine and front panel; some creasing.

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THE PERFECT ZOO
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Kathleen Burrell.
Stock no. 2127706
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1947. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine, grey pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped and faded, with small splits to top and tail, with a little fraying to cloth. Bumping to corners. Uneven browning to covers. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A CONCERT
Written by Margaret Gilmour. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1816451
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1950. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 8.5 x 6". Boards grubby, worn at corners. Rear board has a crayon scribble. A few grubby marks to contents and finger creases.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A PARTY
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1816450
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1950. Good condition.

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. Edges rubbed, boards a little grubby with light damp staining at lower rear edge, cloth spine faded. Binding slightly loose. Contents a little grubby.

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THE TWINS AND TABIFFA
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2127236
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1937. Almost very good condition.

Tabiffa is a big black cat who belongs partly to Peter but mostly to Binkie and Dinkie the four-year old twins. Peach paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. Cute colour and b/w illustrations. Chipping to base of spine; a little loss. Wear to cover edges. Some grubby marks to covers. Light damp stains to lower edges of covers, also affecting a few page margins inside. Foxing and a few margin marks.

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ANNE OF WINDY WILLOWS
Written by L.M. Montgomery.
Stock no. 1317447
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Embossed title to front cover. Colour frontis. 296 pages. Top edge blue. Spine and corners bumped. Some light faded patches to spine (where dustwrapper has small pieces missing) and covers ever so slightly marked. Heavy foxing to contents, mostly to prelims and outer page edges. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with some loss to spine edges, tape repairs on verso, rear panel slightly grubby and spine slightly faded.

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AMELIARANNE CAMPS OUT
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1317438
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1939. Good condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial boards. Colour endpapers. Superb colour illus throughout. Also b/w illus surrounding text. Covers are edge worn with slight loss of paper covering to corners. Foxing and light browning to covers. Front cover has been used to lean on while writing. Foxing throughout and other light fingermarks to page margins. Some creases to inner page margins and some hinges pulled/cracked. Front joint is cracked. Pencil name to front free-endpaper has been erased.

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AMELIARANNE AND THE JUMBLE SALE
Written by Eileen Osborne. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1317435
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1946. Good condition.

Blue cloth spine, blue pictorial boards. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w ilustrations throughout. 8.5 x 6". Unpaginated. Covers are edge worn with some slight loss of paper covering at corners. Spine is bumped and browned. Red biro mark to front free-endpaper (a name has been blotted out). Foxing and fingering to contents with a few small margin tears.

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THE FOUR PENTIRES AND JIMMY
Written by Kathleen MacKenzie. Illustrated by Violet Morgan.
Stock no. 2125832
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Brick red cloth with black title to spine and vignette of children climbing tree to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine is unevenly spotted and faded with small patch of loss to cloth at base. Marks to covers with some other uneven fading. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are generally very good.

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ROBIN HOOD HIS MERRY EXPLOITS
Written by Charles Wilson. Illustrated by R.C. Smith.
Stock no. 2125367
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue leather spine and corners, blue cloth. Gilt title and decorations to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. All Time Tales Series. Top little piece of spine MISSING. Wear and some splitting to base of spine. Browning to corners. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some page edges are torn, into margins. Appears some pages and uncut edges, and they've been 'opened' untidily for someone to read the story.

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THE CHILDREN'S ROBIN HOOD
Written by F.H. Lee. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 2125160
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

One in the children's bookshelf series. 78 pages. Colour frontis by Aris. Retold by Lee. Some fading along cover edges. Ink stamp to front endpaper with transfer to front pastedown. Wrapper has corner cut from bottom of front flap; edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; faded to spine.

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STORIES OF ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY OUTLAWS
Written by J. Walker McSpadden.
Stock no. 2125117
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1925. Very good condition.

Told Through The Ages series. Beige/brown cloth with black titles and decorations. 8 b/w plates. 240 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and some browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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