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LITTLE FOLKS' PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Alan Wright.
Stock no. 1318325
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shwoing girl and boy running after a small dog with a doll in its mouth. 6 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse, first story is "Betty". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cover edges worn with some small indentations. Damp stain to lower edge of rear cover and spine edge browned. Small brown stain to edge of front cover and "Miss Ruck" and "5" written in red biro to top of front cover. Name and address in ink to front pastedown, name and date in ink to free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents (including a few plate margins but pictures unaffected).
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LITTLE FOLKS 1888
Written by Theo Gift; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Walter Crane; Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 1317887
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1888. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictiorial front board shows a boy and a girl ice-skating. Serial stories are: Little Oddity and King Penguin Land. Chromolithograph and tinted plates, b/w text illustrations. Covers are worn, grubby and foxed. Spine bumped. Front joint is partly broken. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents.
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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 26
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Edward S. Ellis; et al.
Stock no. 1317860
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

New and Enlarged series. Blue cloth spine, pictorial front board showing girl looking out window towards a dog. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations throughout. 380 pages. Serial stories are Aunt Clotilda's Guests and The Boy-Hunters of Kentucky. Spine and corners bumped. Covers edge worn, a little grubby and scuffed. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents. I can only see two colour plates in this volume so possibly one is missing?
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EASY STEPS FOR LITTLE FOLKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131359
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1904. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Large format. Stiff card covers. Pictorial front cover show two children sitting on a bench looking at a book, with sunflowers in the background. B/w illustrations. Chipping and some loss to cloth at top and tail of spine. Corners are bumped, with chipping. Binding weak; stitching is starting to come loose in a few places. Bookplate to inside front cover. Foxing and grubby marks. A reading copy.
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PRETTY PICTURES FOR LITTLE FOLKS
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 2130449
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1898. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, pictorial front cover. B/w photos. Scarce item. Spine is bumped and browned. Some marks to covers. Front joint is cracked; showing webbing; binding is starting to weaken. Staples have rusted; showing through to pages.
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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 70
Written by Evelyn Everett-Green; John Comfort; Frances Hodgson Burnett; Olaf Baker; W. Gurney Benham; et al. Illustrated by Muriel Hunt; Gordon Robinson; Alice M. Cook; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Charles Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 2128136
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1909. Very good condition.

The Young People's Magazine. Green pictorial cloth covers show girl getting out of vehicle. gilt titles. Adverts to endpapers. 6 colour plates. 476 pages. Serial stories are General John, The Heart of a Hero, The Land of the Blue Flower, Round the World on an Airship and Teddywinkle's Picnic. Spine is browned and bumped. Some scuffing to front cover. A few grubby margin marks. Covers are by Charles Robinson.
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INDIAN TALES FOR LITTLE FOLKS
Written by W.S. Phillips; El Comancho. Illustrated by W.S. Phillips.
Stock no. 2127700
Published by The Platt And Munk Co. Inc.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Red cloth, large pictorial onlay to front cover. Illustrated with 11 full page coloured plates, reproduced from water colour paintings by the author and further embellished with several hundred little Indian drawings. With explanatory key list so little folks can understand them. Scuffing and chipping to onlay to front cover; so loss at edges. Wear and bumping to cover edges and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Grubby marks. Some foxing and browning. Frontis has a repaired closed tear.
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LITTLE FOLKS 1897
No author listed.
Stock no. 1814019
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1897. Very good condition.

New and Enlarged Series. A Magazine for the Young. Blue pictorial binding. 6 colour plates. First story is Four-Leaved Clover by Venetia Hohler. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. 475 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. All edges gilt. Gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page browning. All plates present.
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LITTLE FOLKS VOLS 43 & 44
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; W. Heath Robinson; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1506676
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1896. Good condition.

2 volumes bound in one. Dark green textured cloth, gilt title to spine. 12 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. 2.5" split to top of front edge of spine. Covers a little grubby. Name in ink to front endpaper and pencil writing to pastedown. Front joint cracked by index and first page of index is partially detached. One gathering pulled with ragged edges. Foxing and browning to pages and plates, worst at edges. All plates present.
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SUNNY STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKS No. 24 MORE BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406177
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1927. Slightly better than good condition.

June 1927. Pictorial paper wraps. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners rubbed. Small piece missing from top of rear cover. Staples are rusty. Covers grubby. Contents nearly detached from cover - only held in place by top staple. Some corners creased. Pages lightly browned. Some foxing to contents.
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SUNNY STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKS No. 2 BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406176
Published by George Newnes. 1926. Good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour front cover. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. 7.25 x 4.5". Rear cover missing. Front cover stuck to inner edge of title page and is creased and grubby. Clear tape to top of back page. Staples are rusty. Small piece of tape to first text page covering small tear. Pages browned and foxed. Some small tears to inner margin.
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LITTLE FOLKS
Written by Doris Pocock; Dorothea Moore; Murray Fisher; Olaf Baker; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1405764
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. circa 1913. Slightly better than good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles to spine and front. Front cover shows Golly playing a tuba, Teddy bear saluting at top of a pole on spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. First story is When John Took Charge. Serial stories are The Riddle of Roscombe, The Adventures of Fitzie the Marmoset, The Bargees and The Three Bargains. Bumping to spine, corners and bottom of front board. Corners and spine rubbed. Gilt worn to title on front. Name and date to front endpaper. Front joint beginning to crack. Title page removed. Large piece of bottom corner of page 33/34 torn off affecting very bottom of illustration and text on page 34. Large closed tear to page 41/2 mended with sticky tape. Some margin tears. Some grubby marks. Neat colouring to a few illustrations.
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