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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUIBBA
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320379
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1943. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Pictorial pastedown front and rear. Unpaginated. Covers a bit grubby. Spine bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Grubby fingermarks to pages. Dustwrapper is very grubby with a brown mark to rear panel and some loss to top and tail of spine.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320378
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. Covers are faded at spine and edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is grubby, browned to spine with slight loss at top of spine.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUASHA
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320377
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Good condition.

Small format. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations to every other page. Pages not numbered. Spine bumped, covers a little grubby. Child's name in crayon to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed, grubby and edge worn with loss to spine and corners.

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THE STORY OF SAMBO AND THE TWINS
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320376
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A New Adventure of Little Black Sambo. Small format. Green cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Light page browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn, small piece along top rear edge is detached, spine browned and small hole to front edge of spine.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320375
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format, blue pictorial paperboards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Light score marks to covers. Light fingermarks to title-page. Blue pictorial wrapper is slightly grubby.

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TALES OF NASR-ED-DIN KHOJA
Written by Henry D. Barnham.
Stock no. 1507017
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine with white title label. Patterned boards. 8 b/w plates. 256 pages. Foreword by Sir Valentine Chirol. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Wear to some cover edges. Spine browned. Covers a little grubby. Endpapers browned. Some foxing. Text pages very good. All plates present.

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JUST GERRY
Written by Christine Chaundler.
Stock no. 1405874
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Haversack Library series. Dark blue boards with black title to spine, vertical line decoration to spine & front with circular vignette of George & dragon in black to front. Brown pictorial endpapers. B/w frontis. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine and board edges browned. Endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to front flyleaf. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Slight crease to a couple of pages (binding error). Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with loss to top and bottom of spine. Wrapper is browned and grubby.

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ALADDIN AND HIS WONDERFUL LAMP IN RHYME
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie.
Stock no. 2118013
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Green/grey pictorial cloth with red/brown titles. B/w pictorial endpapers. 12 tipped in colour plates with captioned tissue guards. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading and some scuffing to covers. Front endpaper and prelim text page are detached, with chipping and creasing, but loosely inserted. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. A few grubby margin marks. All plates are present - some tissue-guards are creased/detached. A reading copy.

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THE DOROTHEA MOORE OMNIBUS
Written by Dorothea Moore.
Stock no. 1503698
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. circa 1933. Slightly better than good condition.

Contains three famous books The New Girl, The New Prefect and A Young Pretender. Tan cloth covers with black titles. Top edge blue. Spine bumped and worn, corners worn. Covers slightly grubby. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Rear joint starting to crack. Browning to endpapers and prelims.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114330
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Grey/blue boards with dark titles and decorations. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; grubby marks to covers. Spine has been repaired with glue (was at one time split). A few pages to prelims partially stuck back in (possibly incorrectly). Grubby margin marks. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114110
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth. Delightful colour illustrations. The story of three little black children - Little Black Tag, Rag & Bobtail. 6 x 4.5". Unpaginated. Some page browning. Wrapper is a bit grubby and edge-creased.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUASHA
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1708990
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial onlay to front with pictorial boarders. Colour illustrations. Corners lightly bumped. A few fox spots to contents.

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