12 antique, illustrated British children's books - W. H. G. Kingston et al. / Dudley Tennant et al. (Illustrators) - United Kingdom - 1890 to 1950
Very rare historical collection of 12 hardback, illustrated antique English-language children's books. These are all works in 1st edition and have high-quality, beautiful illustrations by well-known British illustrators. A much sought-after collector's item, as some of these editions can only be viewed in the larger libraries.
1- A Brave Little Cousin - Bessie Marchant, W.S. Stacey (Illustrator)-1902
2- A Peep behind the Scenes - Mrs. O.F. Walton, c1910
3- A Queen Among Girls - Ellinor Davenport Adams, Harold Copping (Illus) - c1900
4- Oliver Twist - Charles Dickens, Dudley Tennant (Illustrator) - 1933
5- The Bobbsey Twins Own Little Railway - Laura Lee Hope - c1950
6- The Children of the New Forest - Captain Marryat, Harold Copping (Illustration) - 1903
7- The Latch - Key Or Too Many By Half - T.S. Millington - c1890
8- The Lost Squire of Inglewood - Thomas Jackson - c1900
9- The Queer Island - Violet M. Methley - c1950
10- The Three Midshipmen - W. H. G. Kingston - c1930
11- We Girls: A Home Story - Mrs. A.D.T Whitney - c1920
12- Wide World Adventure - John F. Shaw - c1900
The books are generally in good to very good condition for their use and age, with some wear to the corners of some copies. Some books contain an assigned price label on the front page, inscriptions or names of owners, some contain pen marks on some pages.
Total weight: 5.4 kg
These items are shipped via the official Belgian postal service BPost with track and trace and insurance in case of breakage or loss during transport, included in the shipping price.