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THE CHUMMY BOOK - EIGHTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Angela Brazil; Ethel Talbot; Amy Whipple; et al. Illustrated by Edmund Blampied; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Peter Fraser; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1505439
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1921. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red pictorial boards showing various children and fairy folk. Edited by Chisholm. Brazil story is Two Little Scamps and a Puppy. 14 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 287 pages. Spine bumped and worn, wear to edges of onlay. Bumping to corners, wear to corners and cover edges. Covers rubbed with a few light scratches. Front joint cracked next to contents page. ink inscription to front endpaper. Title page is partially detached. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. A few fox spots and marks to contents. All plates present.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - NINETEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Dorothy Russell; Barbara Todd; Constance Heward; et al. Illustrated by Laurie Tayler; Stanley Lloyd; et al..
Stock no. 1505438
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cream spine with black titles and vignette, green pictorial front cover shows two girls chasing a boy, red title. Edited by Chisholm. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Nasty dent to lower edge of front cover and some nicks along top edge. Rear cover slightly grubby, a couple of light scratches to front cover. Text block is grubby with some foxing. Contents very good. All plates present.

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THE CHILDREN'S TREASURY OF PICTURES AND STORIES NO. XIX
Written by Angela Brazil; Tom Bevan; Queenie Scott-Hopper; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1505396
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title, cream pictorial boards with picture of girl and lamb to front. 4 Colour plates by Anderson, b/w text illustrations throughout. Includes 2 stories by Brazil Mixed Pickles and The Refugees. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby, rear is worst. A couple of hinges cracked. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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OUR DIARY OR TEDDY AND ME
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1505343
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1905. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format 10 x 8". Cream pictorial boards, cloth spine. Full-page colour illustrations throughout, 30 text pages. Bumping and wear to spine. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Both joints cracked. ink inscription to front endpaper. Small bookseller's stamp to pastedown. Neat colouring to title page. Endpapers browned, rear endpapers grubby. Just an odd fingermark to contents.

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TELL ME A STORY
Written by Amy Steedman; Sibyl B. Owsley; Canning Williams; Dorothy Russell. Illustrated by Frederick Parker; et al..
Stock no. 1505342
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Two Stories and four poems. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls sat reading. 2 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 24 pages. Wear to corners and cover edges. Spine and covers slightly grubby with small patch surface paper damage in title. Presentation inscription and small bookseller's stamp to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers. Text pages clean.

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NELSON'S JOLLY BOOK FOR BOYS
Written by Edwin Chisholm; C. Charlcot; C. Bernard Rutley; Ben Draper; et al.
Stock no. 2119433
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows a boy in a speedboat. First story is 'The Secret of Walton Cove' by Charlcot. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some grubby marks to spine. Marks to rear cover. Bookplate to front endpaper. Grubby marks to outer page edges and some page margins.

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MY OWN BOOK OF COLOURED PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; Frank Hart; et al..
Stock no. 1505281
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows baby with toy monkey. 12 full page colour illustrations with title below. Spine worn with 3.5" split to rear edge which has been glued into place, small split with some fraying to top. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Split to tape at bottom of most hinges. 3.5" split to top of one hinge. Crack to one board alongside spine. Small margins to margins, illustrations still bright.

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JOLLY PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Topham; Jack Orr; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 1505280
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial boards. 16 full page colour illustrations with a title beneath. Pictures mostly of children doing things. Top corner on rear cover has surface paper damage, lower corner has wrinkling. Wear to other corners and cover edges, covers a bit grubby. Some marks to margins, illustrations still bright.

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THE PODGY-PUPPY BOOK
Written by Clara G. Dennis. Illustrated by Alan Wright; Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1404650
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1920. Very good condition.

A story for children. Brown cloth spine, pictorial front board shows Podgy Puppy with a chewed slipper! B/w text illustrations and colour plates. Printed on one side of the page only - one page of text facing one colour plate. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small bumps to top and bottom of board edges. A little chipping to onlay on front cover. Front endpaper is missing. Endpapers are browned. A few light margin marks otherwise contents are clean.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Alec Buckels.
Stock no. 1314987
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1930. Very good condition.

A large format board book with cloth spine. Bright colour pictures every page. Spine and corners worn. Covers slightly grubby and foxed. Foxing and some light fingermarks else contents clean.

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STORIES FOR GIRLS
Written by Ethel Talbot; Mary Shrewsbury; Violet Metheley; et al.
Stock no. 1314984
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Good condition.

Pictorial boards, wrap-around illustration shows various girls. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations throughout. First story is "Helping Rhoda On!" a girl guide story by Ethel Talbot. 190 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded with light vertical creases. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing and light fingering else contents clean.

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STRANGERS IN THE HALF-DECK
Written by F.E. Knight. Illustrated by Robert Johnston.
Stock no. 2118028
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red titles. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Some browning to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed; faded to spine; edge-torn with some pieces of loss; creased.

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