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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 2131203
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Green cloth, dark green titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 pretty colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of nicks to cloth at corners. Spine is a little darkened. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2131049
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Treasure House Library series. Cloth spine with cream pictorial boards. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 115 pages (abridged text) plus 1 page booklist. 8.75 x 7". Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped, with chipping. Marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and outer page edges. All plates present.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley; Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2130676
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 2nd 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

With text specially prepared by Kathleen Lines. Green boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 222 pages. ISBN: 057500259X. Bumping to spine and corners. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a few small pieces of loss; also browned to spine.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Linley Sambourne.
Stock no. 2129737
Published by Godfrey Cave Associates. 1st thus 1979. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Macmillan Facsimile classics series. Green boards, illustrated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations to text throughout. 280 pages. 8.25 x 6". ISBN: 0906223083. Bumping and wear along cover edges and to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with edge-tears and chips; minimal loss.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2128976
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Treasure House Library series. Cloth spine with cream pictorial boards. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 115 pages (abridged text) plus 1 page booklist. 8.75 x 7". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping along cover edges. Some scuffing, especially to covers. Some foxing and margin marks. Colouring to b/w illustrations on pages 62/63.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 2128639
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, dark green titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 pretty colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corner; some browning and foxing. Some chips and fraying to cloth at top of spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. A few page corner creases. All plates present.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2128506
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1937. Very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to surface paper on front cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing and margin marks throughout. All plates present.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2128339
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Tan cloth, black titles. 48 colour plates (which includes the endpapers). 340 pages plus booklist to rear. Some foxing. Colour flower transfer to top of contents page. Name and address in ink to verso of title page. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some small pieces of loss; some brown tape repairs to verso. Wrapper also has some foxing.q
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127734
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1936. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping and wear along cover edges. Some browning to spine. All plates present. Some marks to page 241. Wrapper is torn and creased with loss along edges; some grubby marks.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 2127182
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial boards. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 259 pages. Spine and a couple of cover edges are unevenly browned. Bottom corner of front endpaper has been snipped off. Some foxing. All plates present. Wrapper is torn with upto 2" loss to base of spine; loss to corners and top edge of front panel. This is a 2nd impression.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2126524
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Green cloth, black titles. 48 colour plates (which includes the endpapers). 340 pages plus booklist to rear. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning. Markings to last few pages, including to plates.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2124734
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1915. Almost very good condition.

The Raphael House Library series. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 12 charming colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 135 pages, publication list to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some scuffing and grubby marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and some pages internally. All plates are present, but one opposite page 118 has large tear that has been repaired with sticky tape.
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