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TALES FOR TOBY
Written by Ascott R. Hope. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson; S. Jacobs.
Stock no. 2128336
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

Green cloth with red/green titles and decorations. B/w plates and illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Hinges are a little pulled.
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BOLD ROBIN AND HIS FOREST RANGERS
Written by Caroline Brown. Illustrated by F.I. Bennett.
Stock no. 2124984
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles, black borders and colour pictorial onlay of Robin Hood to front cover. Colour plates. Wear to spine and corners. Scuffing to onlay. Small sticker to front free endpaper. Light browning/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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STORIES FROM HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 2124935
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Title inside book is "Faery Tales from Hans Andersen". Translated by Mrs. E. Lucas. Pale blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles. 24 pretty colour plates. 392 pages. Top edge gilt. Covers have browned, so pale blue cloth only shows through in a few places. Corners and spine are bumped; chipping and some fraying to cloth at top and tail of spine. Small split, with fraying to side of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some grubby page margin marks. Pencil annotations to a few pages (appears to be to the first story 'The Mermaid').
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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1316816
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1909. Good condition.

Reprint of the 1900 edition which was originally published with just a colour frontis and 11 b/w illustrations. 12 Colour plates plus full-page b/w illustrations and chapter tailpieces. Pale blue cloth, elaborate gilt decorations to front cover and spine. Illustrated endpapers. 291 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Top edge gilt, others blue. Covers are grubby with a few small marks, spine faded. Spine and corners worn. Endpapers browned. Margins of plates are a little grubby, one has a small corner tip torn off.
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THE VALE OF CEDARS & OTHER TALES
Written by Grace Aguilar; Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 1315428
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1902. Almost very good condition.

Introduction by Jerrold. Pictorial cloth covers. Colour frontis-piece. Uncut pages, top edge of pages cut, with gilt finish. 428 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Cloth slightly grubby. Small hole to front endpaper, crack to top 2" of front joint. Half-title has been torn out. Foxing to contents and some page browning.
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OLD SONGS FOR YOUNG ENGLAND
Written by Clarence Forsythe. Illustrated by B. Ostertag.
Stock no. 1314989
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1901. Very good condition.

Harmonized by Clarence Forsythe. Large oblong format (10.25 x 12"). Brown cloth with illustration to front cover. Floral decorated endpapers. 46 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper which is also very slightly edge chipped. Page browning to half-title. Foxing to textblock. Some light fingering else contents clean.
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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS
Written by Thomas Ingoldsby. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1314241
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st thus 1907. Very good condition.

Olive green cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Large format. Dark green pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt, others uncut. 24 mounted colour plates with captioned tissue guards, 12 full-page tinted illustrations plus numerous b/w drawings. Spine and corners slightly bumped with minimal rubbing. Small indentations to cover edges. All plates present, a couple have light corner creases all others are fine. Foxing to contents and some light fingering to page margins.
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PETER SIMPLE
Written by Captain Marryat. Illustrated by J.A. Symington.
Stock no. 1312680
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Aldine Prize Series. Pale blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. 522 pages. 12 colour plates with tissue-guards. Spine and corners bumped. Prize plate to front pastedown. Light page browning and some pale foxing. A few small margin tears else contents clean.
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THE FLAME-FLOWER AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Jas. F. Sullivan. Illustrated by Jas. F. Sullivan.
Stock no. 2112990
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine is darkened. Some light wear to cover edges. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. A bit of page browning, with some foxing.
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MASTERMAN READY
Written by Captain Marryat. Illustrated by D. Murray Smith.
Stock no. 1501685
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1896. Very good condition.

Three-quarter brown leather binding with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine, marbled boards. Top edge of text block gilt. Marbled endpapers. 3 b/w plates. 5.25 x 7.5". 340 pages. Some wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Foxing throughout but most to prelims and page edges.
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THE TALKING THRUSH AND OTHER TALES FROM INDIA
Written by W.H.D. Rouse; W. Crooke. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1310971
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1899. Good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. Collected by W. Crooke and retold by Rouse. Indian folk-tales. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers grubby and marked, red ink marks to front cover. Child's red ink writing to front endpaper. Endpapers browned, foxing to page edges. Front joint cracked. Lower corner of rear free-endpaper torn off (only a small piece).
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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS
Written by Thomas Ingoldsby. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1305999
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Leather binding with a few gilt floral motifs at cover corners and to spine, raised bands to spine and red title block with gilt title. Marble effect endpapers and textblock. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 638 pages. Covers are edge rubbed and worn, also scuffed. There is foxing especially to prelims and page edges. A name address in pencil to front fly-leaf and another along with inscription in pencil to half-title. Page 57/8 has a small tear at lower margin which has been tape repaired.
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