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THE KNIGHTS OF LIBERTY
Written by Eliza F. Pollard.
Stock no. 1324190
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 6 colour plates (tissue-guard to frontis). 400 pages, top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to textblock. Evidence of removal of a bookplate to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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THE WIZARD'S WAND
Written by Harold Avery.
Stock no. 1324058
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

A Tale of School Life for Girls and Boys. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt title label to front. Two colour plates. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Small nick to lower edges of both covers. Evidence of removal of a book plate to front pastedown. Some foxing to textblock. Contents clean.

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FROM PARIS TO NEW YORK BY LAND
Written by Harry De Windt.
Stock no. 1824419
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

An account of a long land journey to ascertain the feasiblity of constructing a railway to connect the chief cities of France and America, Paris and New York. Smaller format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Minor creasing to front board, spine browned, rear board stained at vertical edge. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Front hinge between frontis and title page split, rear joint split, binding is still tight. Endpapers and text block browned.

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AS WE SWEEP THROUGH THE DEEP
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 1323791
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1898. Almost very good condition.

A Story of the Stirring Times of Old. 6 b/w plates, 214 pages. Grey pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Prize plate to front pastedown and another plate partially removed from same page. Foxing, mainly to textblock. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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HARLEQUIN CORNER
Written by Pamela Brown. Illustrated by Marcia Lane Foster.
Stock no. 1323558
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Writing in ink (black and pink) to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped, rear panel slightly grubby.

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ACROSS GREENLAND'S ICE-FIELDS: THE ADVENTURES OF NANSEN AND PEARY ON THE GREAT ICE-CAP
Written by M. Doublas.
Stock no. 1824049
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1897. Almost very good condition.

A narrative relating to the difficulties and perils attendant on the exploration of the Inland Ice of Greenland. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt borders, lower front board and spine have polar bears decoration, blue title to top of front board. 12 x b/w illustrations. vi plus 218 pages Boards are grubby, damp mottled across the lower part, gilt title and cloth spine faded. Corners of boards bumped and worn. Front endpaper missing. Light browning to contents. All illustrations present.

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UPWARDS AND DOWNWARDS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by A.L.O.E..
Stock no. 2139051
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1880. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover, black title and borders. Colour frontis. Uneven fading to edges/spine. Bumping and wear. Some marks to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to verso of half-title page. Small splash/damp mark along edge of frontis and half title page. some margin marks.

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THROUGH THE WOOD
Written by Harold Avery. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1321692
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

A picture book. Large format 11.5 x 9.5", cloth spine and pictorial boards show boy watching weasels. 24 colour plates. 50 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Front endpapers have been neatly replaced. Foxing to rear endpapers. Some light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean. Light musty smell to contents.

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WINTER JOYS FOR GIRLS AND BOYS
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall; E. Lance; et al..
Stock no. 1320793
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

A mix of stories and verses. Cloth spine, pictorial boards, front cover shows two children on a sledge on ice. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Corners worn. A few light scratches to rear cover. Joints just starting to crack. Foxing to endpapers and text block, last text page is browned. Just an odd fingermark to contents and looks like small staple(?) indentations to margins of first pages.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE, THE CLEVER CATS, & C.
No author listed.
Stock no. 1320522
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1880. Almost very good condition.

Coloured picture book for the nursery. 11.5 x 8.5". Blue decorated cloth. 16 colour illustrations. Printed one side on untearable paper. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light damp stain to top 2" of rear cover. Endpapers browned. New front free-endpaper. Foxing and some grubby fingering, showing mainly on unprinted sides of pages. Small ink mark to one page (unprinted).

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift; W. Dingwell Fordyce.
Stock no. 1319067
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Good condition.

Red boards, cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour tipped-in plates by "BS". 64 pages. 10.5 x 8". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers scuffed. Last text page and rear of frontis mount are browned. Foxing to contents. One plate has had a pencil grid drawn onto it. Light tobacco smell to contents.

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THE JACKIE JACKDAW BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2132543
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

Off-white cloth with orange titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. Pretty colour and b/w illustrations accompany short verses for children. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endppaer. Margin marks and some foxing. A couple of small page margin tears.

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