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THE WIZARD OF OZ
Written by L. Frank Baum. Illustrated by W.W. Denslow.
Stock no. 1819312
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 2nd 1926. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Second Edition. Red cloth boards, black title to spine. Large pictorial onlay to front picturing Scarecros and Tinman. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Top & tail of spine and corners lightly rubbed. Pictorial onlay is a little scuffed. Front endpaper is MISSING. Front hinge starting to pull. A few grubby marks to contents (not bad at all for age). Text block browned.

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PERRY ON TENNIS
Written by Fred J. Perry.
Stock no. 2132674
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Very good condition.

Green cloth with black titles. Expert advice for all on Lawn Tennis. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning and light fading to edges.

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MARGARET'S BOOK
Written by H. Fielding-Hall; Alfred H. Miles. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318046
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1913. Good condition.

Red cloth, elaborate gilt decorations. All edges gilt, 12 mounted colour plates with tissue-guards & numerous b/w/ illustrations. 283 pages. Pale blue illustrated endpapers. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine and cover edges faded. Some small marks to covers. Inscription in ink and a blank name-plate to verso of frontis page. Heavy foxing to contents and some light fingermarks to page margins.

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AN EXILED KING GUSTAF ADOLF IV OF SWEDEN (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Sophie Elkan.
Stock no. 2125659
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition.

Purple cloth with gilt titles to spines. B/w plates. Spines are both faded and bumped. A few marks to covers. Some corners are bumped. Foxing. Some uncut page edges.

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A BOOK OF OLD BALLADS
Written by Beverley Nichols. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 1208889
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1934. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown suede covers with gilt titles and vignettes. Brown and white pictorial endpapers. 16 superb colour plates. Poems that are "the very essence of the British spirit" selected and introduced by Nichols. All plates present. Spine slightly bumped. Rear cover a little scuffed. 4 x 4 inch piece cut from top corner of front endpaper. Contents near fine.

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MARGARET'S BOOK
Written by H. Fielding-Hall; Alfred H. Miles. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1507454
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1913. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth, elaborate gilt decorations. All edges gilt, 12 mounted colour plates with tissue-guards & numerous b/w/ illustrations. 283 pages. Pale blue illustrated endpapers. Spine faded, bumped and worn with tiny nicks to cloth at ends. Water(?) stain to top corner of rear cover alongside spine. A few other small marks to covers, corners bumped and worn. Front pastedown faded, ink inscription to front endpaper. Rear pastedown also faded with some leeching of colour from cover, to top inside corner, from stain on verso. A few hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Contents have a few marks and fox spots but most pages are clean. All plates present.

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HELEN'S BABIES
Written by John Habberton. Illustrated by Carrie Solomon.
Stock no. 2119974
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt pictorial spine, gilt titles and vignette to front. 16 charming tissue guarded colour plates plus numerous b/w line drawings. Illustrated endpapers. All edges gilt. 248 pages. Some uneven fading to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few tissue-guards to plates are a little creased. All plates present. A little foxing.

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WEE MEN
Written by Brenda Girvin; Monica Cosens. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1314082
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Green cloth with grey titles and borders, colour onlay to front cover. 160 pages. 4 colour plates, b/w chapter headers/footers. Pictorial endpapers. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some faint spotting to rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing to contents. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. A nice copy of a scarce title.

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A GLIMPSE OF FAIRYLAND
Written by Louise S. Fry. Illustrated by Winefred V. Barker.
Stock no. 2105531
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles & vignette to front. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine is browned; small hole to rear of spine. Corners are bumped. A few grubby marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and a few pages internally.

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THE HIGHWAY
Written by Edgar B. Schieldrop.
Stock no. 1704495
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Cloth boards. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Conquest of Space and Time series. Spine browned. Some foxing.

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THE POMP OF POWER
No author listed.
Stock no. 629571
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 4th Very good condition.

Fourth Edition. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 360 pages including index. Covers a little scuffed. Endpapers browned. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges else contents clean.

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A CENTURY OF GIRLS' STORIES
Written by Ethel Boileau.
Stock no. 628577
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Very good condition.

Edited by Boileau. Lilac cloth, black titles and vignette. Endpapers lightly browned. Rear board a little marked.

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