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ALL PLAY
Written by Ismay Thorn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 1318314
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1900. Good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial front board and spine. 169 pages plus catalogue to rear. B/w text illustrations. Covers are edge worn and grubby. Prize inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some hinges and broken but although loose binding is still held together with stitching. Contents are browned.

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ONLY FIVE
Written by Ismay Thorn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 2131047
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Or Pussie's Frolics in Farm and Field. Attractive blue pictorial cloth. B/w frontis and illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spotting and marks to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing.

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LITTLE FROLIC
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; C. Etheridge; Alan Wright; Sybil Scott; et al..
Stock no. 1505460
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. circa 1908. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth covers with pictorial onlay of two children in front of a turkey, silver titles and floral decoration. Multi coloured title to spine. All edges gilt. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. Two full page b/w illustrations by Wain. Spine bumped and very slightly faded. A little wear to corners. A few small light marks to covers and some loss of silver from title. A few hinges cracked. Prize plate and tiny bookseller's label to front pastedown. One page partially detached. A few pages have small tears to bottom alongside spine. Browning and foxing to contents, some pages much worse than others.

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VALOUR AND VICTORY
Written by Gordon Stables; E.A Gillie; C.H. Lyall; Duncan McLaren; G. Stebbing; Kade Chattan.
Stock no. 1605694
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Good condition.

Green boards with illustrated front panel and spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Inspiring historical tales of Empire. Front joint cracked. Pages browned at margins. Spine and corners bumped, some surface damage to lower corner.

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THE PILOT'S HOUSE; OR, THE FIVE LITTLE PARTRIDGES
Written by Brenda. Illustrated by M. Irwin.
Stock no. 1708664
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Very good condition.

New Edition. B/w plates. Corners bumped and worn. Some foxing.

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JACK AND JILL OF OUR OWN DAY
Written by Mrs. Stanley Leathes.
Stock no. 1206142
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1904. Good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth, gilt titles. New Edition. B/w plates. 192 pages. Floral patterned endpapers. Page-edge browning. Spine faded and bumped.

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INGLE-NOOK STORIES
Written by Mrs. Stanley Leathes. Illustrated by M. Erwin.
Stock no. 1102227
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth with gilt and silver titles. B/w illustrations. Corners are worn. Covers grubby.

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JUDY or ONLY A LITTLE GIRL
Written by Yotty Osborn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 382733
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Fair condition.

Red pictorial cloth with silver titles, colour onlay to front cover. B/w frontis and text illustrations. 176 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers just a little grubby. Front joint is broken but binding still holding. Front free-endpaper has a third of it torn off and missin (top corner). Page browning and some light foxing throughout. A couple of hinges are cracked.

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ROUGH THE TERRIER: HIS LIFE AND ADVENTURES
Written by Emily Brodie. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 738344
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1880. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles. B/w text illustrations. 95 pages plus booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some marking to covers. Name in ink to rear pastedown. 1 page corner tip creased. Fingering to contents but generally clean.

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ONLY FIVE
Written by Ismay Thorn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 585054
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1899. Almost very good condition.

Only Five or Pussie's Frolics in Farm and Field. Attractive blue pictorial cloth. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Page-edge browning. Frontis is chipped at edges.

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MERRY AND GLAD
No author listed.
Stock no. 584194
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1902. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, colour pictorial front board shows girls and boys playing instruments. B/w illustrations. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Joints split. Corners worn.

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SUNDAY SUNSHINE
Written by Catharine Shaw.
Stock no. 685212
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1906. Good condition.

Cloth spine, with pictorial front board showing two children leaving church. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Corners and edges worn and bumped. Spine bumped. Front joint cracked, strenghthened with clear tape. Hinges pulled. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis.

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