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NORTH WALES VOLUME II
Written by M.J.B. Baddeley; C.S. Ward.
Stock no. 1824157
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 10th Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering Llangollen, Bala, Dolgelley, Barmouth, Cader Idris, Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Llanidloes, Machynlleth, Aberystwyth. Red cloth. Folding map of North Wales to front. Wartime edition and therefore no maps included except two: Fold-out map of North Wales and of Aberystwyth. Boards faded to a dark pink. One or two margin marks but generally clean. Text block browned. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with a few small chips to edges, browned to rear panel.

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WIGLEY
Written by Rosemary Barnes. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1323448
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1949. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Spine slightly faded and foxed and starting to split along front edge. Small cup mark to centre of rear cover. Erased pink ink writing and doodle to front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of half title-page. Frontis almost detached. Foxing throughout.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 2140457
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

30 colour plates. Green cloth. Colour pictorial endpapers. The Prince Charming Colour Books series, 224 pages. Spine is faded; spotting to covers. Frontis is partially detached. Some foxing and browning. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; one large and one smaller area of loss to rear panel; front panel has tears, but still all present; a few marks.

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FAIRY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by Rene Cloke.
Stock no. 2138613
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1960. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Kingfisher Colour Book. My First Reading Book Series. Top half inch of spine is split with some chipping. First couple and last couple of pages have quite heavy browning. Rest of illustrations internally are nice and bright.

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THE MOTOR BOY
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by G.E. Shepheard.
Stock no. 2137446
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green boards with large colour pictures to front and rear. 16 colour and 8 b/w plates. Some light wear to cover edges; a few marks. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers - but also a few pages internally.

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OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1317825
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Large format. Spine bumped. Corners worn. Covers edge rubbed. Light stain to front cover. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock. 1 plate is missing.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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HAPPY HOURS
Written by Elizabeth S. Perks; Jessie Pope; Nancy M. Hayes; et al. Illustrated by Ethel K. Burgess; R.H. Facey; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1505514
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictures and Stories. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows boy with geese, wonder books advert to rear cover. Endpapers by Thomas Maybank. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, worn and slightly faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. A few hinges and bottom 2" of front joint cracked. Dated ink inscription to half title page. One small illustration coloured in. Light browning and a few marks and fox spots to contents.

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THE ABC PICTURE BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1505184
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Cosy Corner Picture Book. Illustrated alphabets and some numbers. Green cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children reading a book, 10 x 7.5". Illustrated endpapers. 2 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Some wear to spine and corners. Covers a bit grubby. Ink inscription to verso of frontis. Light foxing to text block. Contents clean. Book has slight musty smell.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 1505099
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards showing fox in a bucket. 24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Retold by Blanche Winder. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Rear cover ever so slightly grubby. Dated ink inscription to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. All plates present. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss to top of spine and front panel. Spine browned and slightly faded. Rear panel a little grubby. Some foxing.

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TIM TUBBY TOES
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by M.M. Rudge; D.E. Braham.
Stock no. 1504423
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format. Light brown decorated boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 85 numbered pages. Attractive colour pictorial endpapers. The Little Wonder Books series. Top 1.5" of backstrip missing and bottom edge. What is present has possible been reglued. Some wear to corners and cover edges. Marks to covers including stains to top edges. A few hinges slightly cracked. Erased doodle to verso of frontis. A few marks to text block. Most pages are clean.

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MONTY WOODPIG AND HIS BUBBLEBUZZ CAR
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1314066
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with dark yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. 4 colour plates + b/w illustrations. 64 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to textblock (outer page edges). Child's pencil writing of the word "The" to front pastedown has been erased but still evident. Dustwrapper is just a little bit edge rubbed. A super copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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