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THE BASKET OF FLOWERS
Written by Christoph Von Schmid.
Stock no. 1318794
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1860. Almost very good condition.

A Tale for the Young. Translated from the French by J.H. St. Lilac embossed cloth with gilt. Cream endpapers. 4 b/w plates. 186 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby with faded spine. Front free-endpaper removed. Name and address in ink to verso of frontis. Some grubby marks to contents.

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SONGS FOR CHILDREN FIRST SERIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318699
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1869. Almost very good condition.

Well-known rhymes. Beige cloth, gilt title to front cover. 62 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Mark to gilt title on front cover (gilt still readable). Heavy foxing to contents, some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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SUNNY DAYS AND CHILDREN'S WAYS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131207
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Circa 1891. Good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. Untearable book - mounted on cloth. 4 rhymes with illustrations to go along with them. Splits to spine. Creasing to covers; with scuffs and wear. Some fraying of cloth to page edges. Foxing throughout. Inscription in ink and homemade label stuck to verso of one colour illustration page.

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THE BIRD
Written by Jules Michelet. Illustrated by H. Giacomelli.
Stock no. 2125965
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1883. Almost very good condition.

Red leather binding with raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. New edition, Revised. Scuffing and wear to covers; some chipping of leather. Split to top of spine. Looks like a library/area crest in gilt to front cover. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper.

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THE STORY OF MOSES, THE STORY OF RUTH, THE STORY OF SOLOMON
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506755
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue covers with gilt border. 11 x 8.5". Three stories bound in one volume. 8 text pages plus 4 full page chromolithograph illustrations to each volume. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Tiny nick to front edge of spine. Front joint cracked. Name to top edge of verso of frontis in each volume, some transfer of ink to page opposite. Brown mark to edge of Moses title page. Water stain to outside edge of both sets of endpapers. Some browning to contents but is mostly from colour illustration opposite.

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AN EMPEROR'S DOOM OR THE PATRIOTS OF MEXICO
Written by Herbert Hayens.
Stock no. 2120823
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with pictorial spine and front cover. 6 plates. Grubby marks and wear to covers. Some browning. Frontis is MISSING. Grubby margin marks. Some foxing.

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THE DAISY CHAIN
Written by A.L.O.E.; et al.
Stock no. 1405036
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1880. Almost very good condition.

A picture story book for children by A.L.O.. (C.M. Tucker) and other favourite writers. Black spine. Pictorial front board showing three children fishing. 6 chromolithographs. B/w chapter headings and tailpieces. 72 pages. Book has been rebacked, new endpapers. Corners bumped and worn. Boards are scuffed with some small patches of surface paper damage. Covers marked and grubby. Half title page heavily foxed. Some foxspots and light fingering otherwise contents generally clean.

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FOUR FOOTED FAVOURITES
Written by Mrs. Surr. Illustrated by Giacomelli.
Stock no. 1314229
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. 4 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. New staples along spine edge. Covers slightly grubby with light creasing at edges. Some slight colour transfer from the illustrations but otherwise the contents are clean.

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UP THE CHIMNEY TO NINNY LAND
Written by A.S.M. Chester.
Stock no. 1314136
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1894. Good condition.

A Fairy Story for children. Green pictorial cloth. Floral decorated endpapers. 86 pages. B/w plates and text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small ink name stamp to preliminary pages and some text page (top margins). Endpapers lightly browned. Grubby fingermarks to contents and light pencil marks to frontis. There are 5 plates in this copy (I believe that there is at least 1 missing, possibly 2).

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THE DOG CRUSOE AND HIS MASTER
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 1313322
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1897. Very good condition.

R.M.Ballantyne's Books For Boys series. New Edition. Red pictorial cloth with gilt title-labels. Colour frontis and title-page. Floral decorated endpapers. 336 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine very slightly darkened. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned. Grubby fingermarks to page margins and some pink stains to edges of first few pages.

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THE COURTEOUS KNIGHT AND OTHER TALES
Written by E. Edwardson. Illustrated by Robert Hope.
Stock no. 1311762
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1899. Good condition.

'Borrowed from Spenser & Malory' by Edwardson. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. B/w illustrations. 172 pages. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Spine lightly discoloured and covers slightly grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents. Corner tip of frontis torn off (only small piece of margin affected, not actual picture). Some grubby fingermarks to contents but not too bad.

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WOODLEIGH HOUSE OR; THE HAPPY HOLIDAYS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1310955
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1869. Almost very good condition.

Embossed red cloth with gilt titles. 228 pages. B/w plates (with tissue-guards) and text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, covers a bit grubby and marked. Foxing throughout. Hinges pulled. Tissue-guards browned.

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