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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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RAILWAYS FOR ALL
Written by J.F. Gairns.
Stock no. 2133986
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 2nd Almost very good condition.

Second Edition. Dark green cloth. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers, including cup ring marks. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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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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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127488
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1918. Very good condition.

48 richly coloured plates (which includes the colour endpapers). Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Colour onlay to front cover. 472 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Chipping to corners. Front cover is a bit bowed. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1609762
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. c. 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Beige cloth, colour pictorial onlay to front. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. inscription to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded at spine; worn and torn with loss at edges.

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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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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123712
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

16 beautiful colour plates illustrate 10 well-known fairy tales. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Spine is faded and foxed. Bumping to corners; wear and chipping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. Pages 13-18 have tear hole, with a little loss to a couple of the pages. Plate Opposite page 14 has a couple of small holes. All plates present.

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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. 1506011
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. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some light foxing and a few marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present.

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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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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1314954
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1925. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Beige cloth, colour pictorial onlay to front. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Joint between endpaper and half-title is cracked but holding firm. Tear/crease to edge of half-title. Inscription in ink (dated 1925) to verso of frontis. Foxing to page edges. Some light fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with loss to top of spine, vertical crease to edge of front flap.

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