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Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1317715
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1913. Very good condition.

A Comedy in Four Acts. Large format. Elaborately decorated blue/lilac cloth covers, large gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Illustrated endpapers. 22 beautiful tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w text illustrations.198 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Spine is slightly faded but the gilt is still bright. There is heavy foxing to the first few and last few pages and also to the textblock, and the odd small foxspot to the contents, otherwise contents are clean. Plates all present and in fine condition.

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TOMMY TUCKER'S STORIES
Written by Maude Radford Warren; Eve Davenport. Illustrated by Charles A. Federer.
Stock no. 1817439
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1925. Almost very good condition.

Title inside is "Mother Goose and Her Friends Tommy Tucker's Stories". Stories based on mother goose nursery rhymes. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette of a boy laying down and reading a book to front board. Blue pictorial endpapers. 12 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 361 pages. Top edge gilt. Rubbing and wear to top & tail of spine. Browning to endpapers. All plates present. Text block browned.

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THE JACKY DANDY SONG BOOK
Written by Deborah Niland. Illustrated by Deborah Niland.
Stock no. 2129831
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Music by Patrick Niland. Large format. Green boars, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Musical score. ISBN: 0340266155. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper has tiny nicks to a few corners/edges.

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THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Frank Reynolds.
Stock no. 2129424
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Large, heavy format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w pictorial endpapers. Tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. 572 pages. Spine is unevenly faded, with bumping. A few marks to covers. Prize plate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some corner creases to plates, but still bright!

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THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL
Written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2129423
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Lovely decorated lilac cloth covers, gilt titles. 25 exquisite tipped-in colour plates and other b/w text illustrations. 195 pages. 10.75 x 8 inches. Spine and rear cover have faded from lilac to grey. Red and black marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. All plates present. Plates in fine condition!

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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S PARIS
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129316
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0340518693. SIGNED by author to small bookplate stuck to verso of front endpaper. Small bump to edge. Pictorial wrapper has very light edge-wear and couple of tiny nicks.

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THE PANSY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; William Blake; et al. Illustrated by Chloe Preston; Lilian A. Govey; et al.; Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2129168
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Edited by Strang. Colour plates, b/w and two-tone illustrations. One corner of onlay to front cover has been torn off. Spine is faded with damp stains spreading to both boards. Bumping and wear to covers and corners. Some foxing throughout. Colour plates are still very good.

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BILL THE MINDER
Written by W. Heath Robinson. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2128694
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile edition of this classic children's tale. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles and vignettes. Blue endpapers. 15 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. 254 pages. ISBN: 0340277327. Some light wear to spine and corners. Bookplate with ink name to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Original glassine (clear plastic) wrapper has tear to top of spine and partially across front panel.

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ENID BLYTON'S LUCKY STORY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128667
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1ST 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles and horse shoe vignette. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some mottling/spotting to covers. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing and some tears; small amounts of loss, mostly to corners.

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SELECTED AT SIX
Written by Joan Goldman. Illustrated by Biro.
Stock no. 2128643
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; a few nicks and chips; marked to rear panel.

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WORRALS FLIES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2128583
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Joan Worralson, W.A.A.F., on a special mission - a dangerous, thrilling sortie into France... Blue cloth, black titles and vignette. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Light bumping to spine and corners. A few small spots of colour loss to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; but minimal loss.

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FIVE GO OFF IN A CARAVAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128335
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Green and white pictoral endpapers. Colour frontis. Two-colour and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Brown marks to spine, including to bottom 1-2". Page edge browning. Contents are very good. Wrapper is torn and chipped with 1-2" loss to base of spine; some small loss to corners; creasing. Most of front panel is still present, showing picture of the Famous Five.

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