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1. Betty's Diary by Dorothy Russell
Betty's Diary
By Dorothy Russell
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
1st Thus edition, circa 1918, Blackie.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Dark brown lettering on spine.
261 pages.
Five colour plates.
Narrow picture onlay beneath titling on the front cover.
The covers soiled and heavily worn.
Corners soft and spine ends beginning to fray.
Floral decoration around picture onlay has faded.
Front endpaper removed.
Gift dedication on the half-title.
Pages generally clean, although there is a little fingermarking.
Binding is tight.
Reading condition.
#93741   £7.50   
2. Mary was Five
Mary was Five
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Reprint, circa 1940, Thomas Nelson and Sons.
Octavo.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
White decoration on covers.
181 pages.
Two stories: Mary was Five, The Black Rock.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Book plate on front endpaper.
Very good condition.
#92375   £6.50   
3. The Best Teddy Bear Ever by Mrs. Henry Cowper Cradock
The Best Teddy Bear Ever
By Mrs. Henry Cowper Cradock
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Circa 1948, Nelson.
Children's Own series.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
96 pages.
Black and white illustrations throughout.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Foxing on fore edge and prelims.
Some foxing to edges of pages.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#97723   £7.50   
4. The Children's Jacknapes by F. H. Lee
The Children's Jacknapes
By F. H. Lee
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Reprint, 1960, George G. Harrap.
An abridged edtion of Julia Horatia Ewing's 'Jackanapes'.
Orange boards with black lettering.
Dustwrapper worn, with 7cm loss at top of back.
Book itself generally VG, with neat gift dedication on front endpaper.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#80887   £3.00   
5. The Children's Robin Hood by F. H. Lee
The Children's Robin Hood
By F. H. Lee
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Reprint, 1953, George G. Harrap.
Paperback.
Light wear to covers.
Small name on front endpaper.
Very good condition.
#97032   £5.00   
6. The Children's Second English Fairy Book by Adair Forrester
The Children's Second English Fairy Book
By Adair Forrester
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Reprint, 1942, Harrap.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards with blue lettering and decoration.
62 pages.
Colour frontispiece, black and white drawings in the text, a number of them coloured in.
Covers a little soiled.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Prelims somewhat discoloured.
There has been some childish scribble, erased, but with the indentations still showing.
The text is reasonably clean and firm.
Reading condition.
#82781   £10.00   
7. The Children's Tales from Dickens by F. H. Lee
The Children's Tales from Dickens
By F. H. Lee
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Reprint, 1954, Harrap.
22nd book in Children's Bookshelf series.
Paperback.
Duodecimo.
Light blue covers.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
64 pages.
Colour frontispiece by G. Demain Hammond.
Black and white line drawings by Honor Appleton.
Linen backed thin card covers.
Spine stip slightly faded.
Name written neatly on front endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#103680   £3.50   
8. The Children's Water Babies by Charles Kingsley
The Children's Water Babies
By Charles Kingsley
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
4th edition, 1939, Harrap.
Paperback.
Green covers.
Dark green lettering on covers.
78 pages.
Linen-backed card covers.
Colour frontispiece, b/w drawings in text.
Light wear to covers, and some fading.
Clean text, no writing or other marks.
Occasional creasing at lower edge.
Very good condition.
#101795   £6.00