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1. Come to the farm by Isobel Knight
Come to the farm
By Isobel Knight
Illustrator A. E. Kennedy.
Circa 1952, Blackie and Son Limited.
Quarto.
Red pictorial paper-covered boards.
Cloth spine.
Covers worn at edges.
Binding a little loose.
Contents slightly shaken.
Prize label on front pastedown.
Some finger-marking to prelims and page edges.
Good condition.
#109348   £5.00   
2. Here and There
Here and There
Circa 1932, Blackie and Son Limited.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Grey cloth spine.
'Pictures, Stories, Poems' by various authors and illustrators.
Colour frontispiece by Honor Appleton.
Eight full page colour illustrations.
Numerous black and white drawings, both full page and in the text.
A few faint marks on front cover.
In general covers are firm, bright and clean.
Neat gift inscription on front endpaper (book dated from this).
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#104421   £20.00   
3. Josephine, John and the Puppy by Mrs. H. C. Cradock
Josephine, John and the Puppy
By Mrs. H. C. Cradock
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Circa 1925, Blackie and Son Limited.
Light brown paper-covered boards.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Covers worn at edges and a little scuffed.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Contents close to VG.
Good condition.
#109623   £30.00   
4. Old Rhymes for All Times by Cicely Mary Barker
Old Rhymes for All Times
By Cicely Mary Barker
Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker.
Circa 1930, Blackie and Son Limited.
Quarto.
Light brown cloth-covered boards.
20cm x 26cm.
64 pages.
Pictorial endpapers.
11 colour plates.
Covers clean and unmarked.
Binding sound.
Foxing throughout; would otherwise be VG.
Good condition.
#108965   £40.00   
5. Spring Songs With Music from "Flower Fairies of the Spring" by Cicely Mary Barker
Spring Songs With Music from "Flower Fairies of the Spring"
By Cicely Mary Barker
Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker.
Circa 1920, Blackie and Son Limited.
Quarto.
Grey pictorial paper-covered boards.
Dark blue cloth spine.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Music by Olive Linnell.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Binding sound.
Some light foxing to prelims and endpapers.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#109923   £40.00   
6. Summer Songs With Music from "Flower Fairies of the Summer" by Cicely Mary Barker
Summer Songs With Music from "Flower Fairies of the Summer"
By Cicely Mary Barker
Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker.
Circa 1920, Blackie and Son Limited.
Quarto.
Grey pictorial paper-covered boards.
Dark green cloth spine.
Dark green lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Music by Olive Linnell.
Dustwrapper worn and soiled, with some creasing and tears.
Light wear to covers.
Binding sound.
Name on front endpaper.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#109924   £50.00   
7. The Ball of Fortune: Or Ned Somerset's Inheritance by Charles Pearce
The Ball of Fortune: Or Ned Somerset's Inheritance
By Charles Pearce
Circa 1900, Blackie and Son Limited.
Octavo.
Red pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Two black and white plates.
Light wear to covers.
Prize label on front pastedown.
Contents tanned, but generally clean.
Good condition.
#105980   £4.00   
8. The Cat of Bubastes - A Tale of Ancient Egypt by G. A. Henty
The Cat of Bubastes - A Tale of Ancient Egypt
By G. A. Henty
Illustrator J. R. Weguelin.
Circa 1911, Blackie and Son Limited.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Covers worn at edges.
Prize label on front pastedown.
Some foxing to prelims.
Contents generally VG.
Good condition.
#109404   £12.50   
9. The Fight for Constantinople by Percy F. Westerman
The Fight for Constantinople
By Percy F. Westerman
Illustrator W. Edward Wigfull.
Circa 1930, Blackie and Son Limited.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
White lettering on covers.
Dark blue decoration on covers.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Edges of page block spotted.
Prize label dated 1930/1931 on front pastedown.
Contents slightly tanned, but otherwise close to VG.
Good condition.
#109377   £15.00   
10. Under Wellington's Command: A Tale of the Peninsular War by G. A. Henty
Under Wellington's Command: A Tale of the Peninsular War
By G. A. Henty
Illustrator Walter Paget.
Circa 1920, Blackie and Son Limited.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Undated.
Covers worn.
Spine faded.
Some soiling and fingermarking to edges of page block.
Bookplate on front pastedown.
Gift dedication on front endpaper, dated 1921.
Contents clean.
Good condition.
#106107   £10.00