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1. Maya the Adventures of a little Bee by Waldemar Bonsels Maya the Adventures of a little Bee by Waldemar Bonsels
Illustrator L. R. Brightwell. Circa 1930, Hutchinson. Reading.
Translated from the German by Charlotte Remfry-Kidd.
Octavo.
Red paper-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Gilt decoration on covers.
259 pages.
Light wear at spine ends.
1cm. tear to left hand side of spine strip.
Both inner hinges cracked.
Contents clean and white, but somewhat loose.
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2. Uncle Remus and Nights with Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris Uncle Remus and Nights with Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
Illustrator A. T. Elwes. Circa 1900, Routledge. Very good.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Black and gilt decoration on covers.
312 pages.
Colour frontispiece plus 65 engravings.
Text in the original Southern dialect.
Book plate on front endpaper.
Very little wear to either covers or contents.
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3. More about Froggy by Brenda More about Froggy by Brenda
Circa 1916, Religious Tract Society. Good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
246 pages.
Two colour plates, no other illustrations.
Book catalogue at rear of book.
Some wear to covers.
Corners bent inwards, wear to spine ends.
Boards slightly scratched.
Prelims, first three pages and last three pages foxed.
Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
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4. Tom & Company, Limited by W. E. Cule Tom & Company, Limited by W. E. Cule
Reprint edition circa 1910, Sunday School Union. Good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Light green lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
152 pages.
Illustrated with black and white line drawings.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Some spotting on prelims and fore edge.
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5. Fairy Know-a-bit by A.L.O.E. Fairy Know-a-bit by A.L.O.E.
Reprint edition 1900, Thomas Nelson and Sons. Very good.
Octavo.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
193 pages.
Illustrated with thirty-six engravings.
Index and catalogue at rear of book.
Minor wear to covers.
Prize label on front endpaper.
A few small marks on the fore edge.
Contents clean.
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6. Eric's Good News by Amy Le Feuvre Eric's Good News by Amy Le Feuvre
9th edition circa 1920, Religious Tract Society. Good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
80 pages.
Black and white frontispiece.
Twenty page catalogue at rear of book.
Front endpaper missing.
Four pages have light spotting.
Other pages clean.
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7. Vashti Savage by Sarah Tytler Vashti Savage by Sarah Tytler
New edition circa 1904, Partridge. Very good.
Octavo.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
320 pages.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Illustrated with six engravings,
Twenty four page catalogue at rear of book.
A few light marks on some pages.
Diagonal crease on the last two pages, and lighter crease marks for several pages.
VG in other respects.
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8. The Robbers' Cave by A.L.O.E. The Robbers' Cave by A.L.O.E.
Reprint edition circa 1920, Nelson. Very good.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Light blue decoration on covers.
200 pages.
Four colour plates.
Covers clean.
Some foxing on prelims and rear pages.
Contents mostly clear.
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9. Oliver and the Twins by Amy Le Feuvre Oliver and the Twins by Amy Le Feuvre
Reprint edition circa 1920, Religious Tract Society. Very good.
Octavo.
Grey pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
222 pages.
Two black and white plates.
Covers clean.
Some spotting on fore edge.
Very occasional spotting on a few pages.
Short gift dedication on reverse of frontispiece.
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10. The Medland Boys by A. L. Haydon The Medland Boys by A. L. Haydon
Reprint edition circa 1909, Sunday School Union. Good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Yellow lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
151 pages.
Covers firm and clean.
Fore edge spotted.
Binding cracked in places.
Prize label on front paste down.
Some spotting on contents.
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11. Under the Old Roof by Hesba Stretton Under the Old Roof by Hesba Stretton
Reprint edition circa 1908, Religious Tract Society. Very good.
Octavo.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
96 pages.
Two black and white plates,line drawings in text.
22 page catalogue at rear of book.
Covers clean.
Binding tight.
Prize label on front paste down.
Pages slightly tanned.
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12. The Hartley Brothers by A.L.O.E. The Hartley Brothers by A.L.O.E.
Reprint edition 1895, Gall and Inglis. Very good.
Octavo.
Light green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Gilt blocked lettering on covers.
226 pages.
The A.L.O.E. Library.
Lavishly decorated front cover and spine.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Eight full-page black and white illustrations.
Spotting on fore edge, contents not affected.
A handsome copy.
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13. Robin, Dear. by Adela Frances Mount Robin, Dear. by Adela Frances Mount
Illustrator W. S. Stacey. Reprint edition circa 1910, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Very good.
Octavo.
Light grey cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
162 pages.
Illustrated with three black and white plates.
Sixteen page catalogue at rear of book.
Some light soiling on back cover.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Generally a very sound good-looking book.
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14. Mrs Dimsdale's Grandchildren by Mary and Catherine Lee Mrs Dimsdale's Grandchildren by Mary and Catherine Lee
Reprint edition circa 1890, National Society. Good.
Octavo.
Bevilled green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
231 pages.
Grey patterned endpapers.
Head and tail pieces for each chapter.
Covers in very good condition.
Neat gift dedication, from which book is dated.
Three out of four illustrations present.
Occasional marks on prelims., contents clean.
Binding beginning to crack in places.
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15. Hey, Didi Darling by S. A. Kennedy Hey, Didi Darling by S. A. Kennedy
1st Thus edition 1986, Puffin Plus. Very good.
ISBN: 0140320342.
Paperback.
Light wear to covers.
Small sticker on inside of front cover.
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16. The Son of Someone Famous by M. E. Kerr The Son of Someone Famous by M. E. Kerr
1st Thus edition 1977, Peacock. Very good.
ISBN: 0140471103.
Paperback.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
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17. The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
Reprint edition 1973, Piccolo. Good.
ISBN: 0330107186.
Paperback.
Covers worn.
Pages tanned.
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18. SOS Bobomobile! by Jan Wahl SOS Bobomobile! by Jan Wahl
Illustrator Fernando Krahn. 1st Thus edition 1977, Puffin. Reading.
ISBN: 0140309535.
Paperback.
Covers worn and creased.
Pages tanned.
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19. Mussolini - His part in my downfall by Spike Milligan Mussolini - His part in my downfall by Spike Milligan
Reprint edition 1980, Penguin. Very good.
ISBN: 0140051961.
Edited by Jack Hobbs.
Paperback.
Neat gift dedication on inside of front cover.
Otherwise in near-fine condition.
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20. The Boy Next Door by Josie Lloyd and Emlyn Rees The Boy Next Door by Josie Lloyd and Emlyn Rees
Reprint edition 2002, Arrow Books. Good.
ISBN: 0099414821.
Paperback.
A teen / young adult story.
This edition originally given away with an issue of Cosmopolitan magazine.
Light wear to covers.
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