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HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN'S STORIES FOR THE HOUSEHOLD
Written by Hans Christian Andersen.
Stock no. 1319264
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Circa 1903. Good condition.

Large, heavy format. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial front cover showing Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (although the story is not featured in the book). Chromolithograph frontis. B/w illustrations to text throughout. 316 pages. Spine bumped and rubbed. Corners worn with slight loss of boards. Some scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Pages are lightly browned. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins and a couple of pages have light brown spots to them.

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KITTEN CAPERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1316413
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Very good condition.

Large format (11.75 x 9.75"). Pictorial cardwraps. 6 pages of colour illustrations (not Wain) and 6 pages of b/w Wain text illustrations accompanying rhymes. Some slight wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to top margin of inside front cover. Staples rusty causing some slight staining at inner margins of pages. Contents clean.

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THE COURTSHIP AND WEDDING OF THE LITTLE MAN AND THE LITTLE MAID
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314919
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Good condition.

Pleasure Books. Small, thin format (15x12cm). B/w illustrations. Yellow paperwraps. Covers edge rubbed with a couple of small tears to front edges. Inscription in ink to title-page. Contents have been professionally glued into covers. 1 small tear to edge title-page. Some light foxing and fingering but generally contents clean.

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PEEK-A-BOO BESS
Written by Chloe Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 2107906
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Shaped book. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; wear to cover edges. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few marks to contents.

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FARMYARD FAVORITES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1201099
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. 1900. Nearly fine condition.

Paper covered linen wraps and pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. A clean bright copy with remains of inscription to outside of rear cover.

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PUSS IN BOOTS
No author listed. Illustrated by R. Andre.
Stock no. 816683
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. 1st 1888. Almost very good condition.

Young Folks Series. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. 6 full page chromolithographs. 14 pages. Book has been affected by damp so that the covers and pages are lightly crinkled. Spine is rubbed and worn. Vertical edges of cover has slight surface paper loss. Heavy foxing to text. Chromoliths are beautifully clean and sharp. A lovely copy of a scarce title. REDUCED from £100.

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MY MOTHER
No author listed.
Stock no. 733729
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Very good condition.

Mother's Series. Small format (6 x 5 inch) pictorial paperwraps. 8 pages with 7 colour half-page illustrations. A verse to "My Mother" with "The Mother's Reply". Light rubbing to spine. A couple of tiny holes penetrate the whole book (so small that they do not detract from the overall condition of the book).

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