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THE LUXURY OF CHILDREN & SOME OTHER LUXURIES
Written by Edward Sandford Martin. Illustrated by Sarah S. Stilwell.
Stock no. 1320481
Published by Harper & Bros. 1905. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front. Attractive two-tone plates plus text illustrations. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Large but light damp stains to margins. Some hinges are cracked/pulled.

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FIFTY YEARS OF LONDON LIFE: MEMOIRS OF A MAN OF THE WORLD
Written by Edmund Yates.
Stock no. 1820977
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st 1885. Good condition.

The product of a good memory, a collection of interesting letters from well-known persons, partly inherited, partly formed by the author, a a few diaries.Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. Ex-lib with usual markings and labels. Boards marked, corners bumped. Front joint starting to wear. Light page browning. Musty odour present.

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CHARLOTTE'S WEB
Written by E.B. White. Illustrated by Garth Williams.
Stock no. 2111629
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st USA 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth with blue titles. Blue decorated endpapers. B/w text illustrations. A charming story of Charlotte the spider and how she helps Wilbur the pig. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little foxing and browning to pages, mostly at edges. Wrapper is creased and grubby, with browning and edge-tears; minimal loss.

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THE LITTLE GREAT LADY
Written by Harriette R. Campbell.
Stock no. 1106223
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st USA 1925. Good condition.

Brown cloth, green titles, vignette to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 264 pages. Corners worn. Rear board slightly marked.

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A TRAMP TRIP
Written by Lee Meriwether.
Stock no. 1204114
Published by Harper & Bros. Circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

How to See Europe on 50 Cents a Day! Maroon cloth, gilt titles. B/w frontis. 276 pages. Spine is faded. Edges are bumped with wear.

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THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OF THE REPUBLIC
Written by Alphonse De Lamartine.
Stock no. 984638
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st 1850. Slightly better than good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Pages: iv, 164 + 4. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Ink stain to foredge not affecting text.

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THE BOYHOOD OF A GREAT KING
Written by A.M. Broadley.
Stock no. 987528
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

An Account of the Early Years of the Life of His Majesty Edward VII. Limited edition of 125 copies on hand-made paper. Original red cloth, with gilt decoration and lettering. Top edge gilt. Colour frontispiece, 8 photogravures, numerous half-tone plates. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Spine faded. A handsome copy.

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THE RUBY OF KISHMOOR
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 315824
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Light blue cloth, gilt titles and skull & crossbones illustration to front cover. 2 full page colour plates, 8 other colour plates (3-tone). 74 pages. 9 x 5.75". Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Foxing to contents. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (by author's daughter). Spine and corners bumped. Some slight rubbing and foxing to covers.

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THE RUBY OF KISHMOOR
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 317517
Published by Harper & Bros. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Light blue cloth, gilt titles and skull & crossbones illustration to front cover. 2 full page colour plates, 8 other colour plates (3-tone). 74 pages. 9 x 5.75". Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Boards bumped and a little grubby. Joints loose and some cracked. Neat name to front endpaper. Otheriwse slight browning throughout.

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THE FROWNING PRINCE
Written by Crockett Johnson. Illustrated by Crockett Johnson.
Stock no. 721607
Published by Harper & Bros. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The prince with the immoveable frown meets the princess with the irresistable smile...Grey cloth spine, red pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Corners worn, edges rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge-worn and grubby with loss at top and tail of spine.

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