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1. A Harbour Light by C. E. Mallandaine
A Harbour Light
By C. E. Mallandaine
Illustrator W. H. Overend.
Circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Octavo.
Light blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
221 pages.
Patterned endpapers.
sixteen pages of adverts at rear.
Decorated chapter headings.
Tissue guarded frontispiece, no other illustrations.
Neat dedication on reverse of front endpaper.
Some foxing to prelims and endpapers.
Very good condition.
#88301   £7.50   
2. A Little Captive Maid by F. L. Henderson
A Little Captive Maid
By F. L. Henderson
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Pictorial covers.
Not dated, prize sticker 1892.
Very good condition.
#53580   £7.50   
3. A Saint George of King Charles' Days by Dorothea Townshend
A Saint George of King Charles' Days
By Dorothea Townshend
Illustrator W. S. Stacey.
Circa 1906, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Grey pictorial covers, brown lettering.
Grey patterned endpapers.
Covers owrn and scuffed.
Corners and spine ends bumped.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Inner hinge cracked and repaired with tape.
Reading condition.
#81742   £4.00   
4. Adventures of Marshall Vavasour by S. W. Saddler
Adventures of Marshall Vavasour
By S. W. Saddler
1st edition, circa 1928, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Blue semi-pictorial cloth-covered boards with red and gilt lettering.
160 pages.
16 pages of adverts at back of book.
Black and white illustrations throughout, not attributed.
Front cover worn and creased.
Faint damp mark to pages, near base of spine.
Spotting to fore edge.
Reading condition.
#82428   £3.50   
5. Afterthought House by Evelyn Everett-Green
Afterthought House
By Evelyn Everett-Green
Illustrator W. H. Overend.
Circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Blue pictorial boards with gilt lettering.
Patterned endpapers.
Slight wear to edges of covers.
Some spotting to prelims.
Prize label on front pastedown.
Very good condition.
#81028   £15.00   
6. By Heather and Sea by E. Vaughan
By Heather and Sea
By E. Vaughan
Illustrator Claude Shepperson.
Circa 1895, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Pale blue pictorial covers, gilt lettering on spine, bevilled boards.
Patterned endpapers, prize dedication written in ink on front paste down.
Eight pages of adverts at rear of book.
Very good condition.
#78292   £10.50   
7. Daddy Darwin's Dovecot, a Country Tale by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Daddy Darwin's Dovecot, a Country Tale
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Reprint, circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Coloured frontispiece, black and white line drawings.
Some wear to spine ends and edges.
Very good condition.
#66950   £7.50   
8. Dandelion Clocks by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Dandelion Clocks
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Gordon Browne.
Circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Yellow paper-covered pictorial boards.
Spine repaired with clear tape.
Inner hinges cracked.
Reading condition.
#80880   £3.00   
9. Diana's Decision by Alice Wilson Fox
Diana's Decision
By Alice Wilson Fox
Illustrator Harold Piffard.
Reprint, circa 1914, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Patterned endpapers.
Three colour plates.
Prize label on front pastedown.
Very good condition.
#70113   £10.50   
10. Guy's Ordeal by Helen Elrington
Guy's Ordeal
By Helen Elrington
Circa 1910, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Decorated endpapers.
Stamp on title page.
Some fingermarking.
Good condition.
#66826   £5.00   
11. Harold's Mother, or the Bugle Call by Catherine Mary MacSorley
Harold's Mother, or the Bugle Call
By Catherine Mary MacSorley
Circa 1919, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
A family story set against the background of the Boer War.
Picture onlay front cover.
Pages spotted.
Very good condition.
#67167   £5.00   
12. Herbert Clutterbuck by Arthur Canon
Herbert Clutterbuck
By Arthur Canon
Circa 1890, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
"A tale of opening manhood".
Green pictorial covers, gilt lettering.
Endpapers renewed.
Very good condition.
#64800   £8.50   
13. Heroine or? by Isabella B. Looker
Heroine or?
By Isabella B. Looker
Illustrator Harold Piffard.
1st edition, 1908, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Cream pictorial boards with brown lettering.
Patterned endpapers.
Covers heavily soiled, corners bumped.
Three of four colour plates present.
Name neatly written on front endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Reading condition.
#81527   £2.50   
14. Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Jackanapes
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Undated.
Covers worn and chipped.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#34553   £5.00   
15. Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Jackanapes
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Reprint, circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Tan paper covered pictorial boards with blue cloth spine.
Covers heavily worn.
Inner hinges cracked.
Contents close to VG.
Reading condition.
#80876   £3.00   
16. Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Jackanapes
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Reprint, circa 1900, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Blue paper covered pictorial boards with blue cloth spine.
Covers heavily worn and marked.
Reading condition.
#80877   £3.00   
17. Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Jackanapes
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Reprint, circa 1916, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Tan paper covered pictorial boards with blue cloth spine.
Covers heavily worn.
Inner hinge repaired with clear tape.
Dedication on front endpaper.
Contents shaken.
Reading condition.
#80878   £3.00   
18. Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Jackanapes
By Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
Illustrator Randolph Caldecott.
Reprint, circa 1909, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Octavo.
Cream pictorial paper-covered boards.
Blue cloth spine.
Black lettering on covers.
47 pages.
Covers soiled with age and a little worn, otherwise in good shape.
Two ownership names on front endpaper.
Some fingermarking in text.
Good condition.
#97419   £5.00   
19. Jerry and his Dog by Beech Wood
Jerry and his Dog
By Beech Wood
Illustrator W. H. Overend.
Reprint, 1915, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
Brown, decorated boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Three black and white plates.
Covers scuffed and a little marked.
Front endpaper missing.
Moderate fingermarking.
Reading condition.
#67353   £3.50   
20. Juliana Horatia Ewing and her Books by Horatia K. F. Gatty
Juliana Horatia Ewing and her Books
By Horatia K. F. Gatty
Illustrator J. H. Ewing.
1st edition, 1885, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
A biography written by Ewing's daughter, in the year of her death.
Paper covered boards.
Cover design by Caldicott.
Frontispiece is portrait of J E Ewing by George Reid.
Covers rather worn.
Book plate on front pastedown.
Neat writing on front endpaper.
Good condition.
#66922   £7.50   
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