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LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled DAVID AND LITTLE EMILY,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains two stories titled LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD and POOR JO

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY
LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled PAUL AND FLORENCE by FRANCES BRUNDAGE
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY, THE LITTLE KENWIGS, and PIP'S ADVENTURE

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
OLIVER TWIST
OLIVER TWIST
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE BLIND TOYMAKER AND HER FATHER by HAROLD COPPING,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains two stories titled OLIVER TWIST and THE BLIND TOYMAKER

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE RUNAWAY COUPLE
THE RUNAWAY COUPLE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE RUNAWAY COUPLE by HAROLD COPPING,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE RUNAWAY COUPLE, POOR SMIKE, and THE FAT BOY

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
TINY TIM
TINY TIM
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled-THIS ONE IS MISSING- by HAROLD COPPING,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled TINY TIM, LITTLE DORRIT, TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, and LITTLE NELL

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
JENNY WREN
JENNY WREN
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate green colored floral design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece-separated in this copy- titled THE DOLL'S DRESSMAKER,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains two stories titled JENNY WREN and BARNABY RUDGE

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
TINY TIM
TINY TIM
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GEM DICKENS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A CHARMING SERIES OF BOOKS BEAUTIFULLY BOUND, WITH PICTURE IN DECORATIVE DESIGN ON THE COVER, 64 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. 6D NET PER VOL., 6 VOLS IN AN ELEGANT CASE 3/6 NET. this advert lists 24 titles in four sets.
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate green colored floral design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN
64 pages, three pages advert in back with listing of other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration with one color plate frontispiece titled TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled TINY TIM, LITTLE DORRIT, TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, and LITTLE NELL

Artist
HAROLD COPPING, FRANCES BRUNDAGE, E.M. AND M.F. TAYLOR
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ANGELA DICKENS, AND CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD & C.
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD & C.
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY, A SERIES OF TWELVE LITTLE VOLUMES, WITH FULL COLOUR PICTURE IN DECORATIVE CREAM EMBOSSED COVER, 64 PP LETTERPRESS, FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 BY 7 1/2.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN., circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate gold and black frame design surrounding a colour paste down illustration with title below,
six pages of adverts in rear with listing of other titles in the series plus other books available, numbers in the listing do not appear on the books,

Item Comment

blue spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled DAVID COPPERFIELD AND LITTLE EM'LY ,-same image as cover,
one internal colour plate titled MR. PEGGOTTY AND LITTLE EM'LY,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD, THE MARCHIONESS, LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY, and JENNY WREN

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RETOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD & C.
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD & C.
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY, A SERIES OF TWELVE LITTLE VOLUMES, WITH FULL COLOUR PICTURE IN DECORATIVE CREAM EMBOSSED COVER, 64 PP LETTERPRESS, FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 BY 7 1/2.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN., circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate gold and black frame design surrounding a colour paste down illustration with title below,
six pages of adverts in rear with listing of other titles in the series plus other books available, numbers in the listing do not appear on the books,

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled MR. PEGGOTTY AND LITTLE EM'LY,
one internal colour plate titled DAVID COPPERFIELD AND LITTLE EM'LY ,-same image as cover,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD, THE MARCHIONESS, LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY, and JENNY WREN

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RETOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
SMIKE AND DOTHEBOYS HALL & C.
SMIKE AND DOTHEBOYS HALL & C.
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY, A SERIES OF TWELVE LITTLE VOLUMES, WITH FULL COLOUR PICTURE IN DECORATIVE CREAM EMBOSSED COVER, 64 PP LETTERPRESS, FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 BY 7 1/2.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN., circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate gold and black frame design surrounding a colour paste down illustration with title below,
six pages of adverts in rear with listing of other titles in the series plus other books available, numbers in the listing do not appear on the books,

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled MR. SQUEERS AND THE NEW PUPIL, -same image as cover,
one internal colour plate titled MR. PICKWICK SLIDES ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled SMIKE AND DOTHEBOYS HALL, THE FAT BOY, THE LITTLE KENWIGS, and LITTLE DORRIT OF THE MARSHALSEA

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RETOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE RUNAWAY COUPLE & C.
THE RUNAWAY COUPLE & C.
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY, A SERIES OF TWELVE LITTLE VOLUMES, WITH FULL COLOUR PICTURE IN DECORATIVE CREAM EMBOSSED COVER, 64 PP LETTERPRESS, FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 BY 7 1/2.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN., circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate gold and black frame design surrounding a colour paste down illustration with title below,
six pages of adverts in rear with listing of other titles in the series plus other books available, numbers in the listing do not appear on the books,

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled YOU SHALL BE OUR HEAD GARDENER, -same image as cover,
one internal colour plate titled BOB CRATCHIT'S CHRISTMAS DINNER ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled THE RUNAWAY COUPLE, TINY TIM, LITTLE NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER, POOR JO, THE CROSSING-SWEEPER, and THE BLIND TOY-MAKER

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RETOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
TROTTY VECK & OLIVER TWIST
TROTTY VECK & OLIVER TWIST
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS, THE GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger GOLDEN HOURS LIBRARY, A SERIES OF TWELVE LITTLE VOLUMES, WITH FULL COLOUR PICTURE IN DECORATIVE CREAM EMBOSSED COVER, 64 PP LETTERPRESS, FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 BY 7 1/2.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN., circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate gold and black frame design surrounding a colour paste down illustration with title below,
six pages of adverts in rear with listing of other titles in the series plus other books available, numbers in the listing do not appear on the books,

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, -same image as cover,
one internal colour plate titled OLIVER TWIST ASKS FOR MORE ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, OLIVER TWIST, and PIP'S ADVENTURE

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RETOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

grey cloth covers with title in dark green decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled TITANIA AND THE CLOWN by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, HAMLET, PRINCE OF DENMARK, TWELFTH NIGHT, and KING LEAR

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, H. HORWITZ, ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
CYMBELINE
CYMBELINE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

red cloth covers with title in green decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled IMOGEN by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled CYMBELINE, ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, M. BOWLEY ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT AND HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
ROMEO AND JULIET
ROMEO AND JULIET
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

green cloth covers with title in blue decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled ROMEO AND JULIET by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled ROMEO AND JULIET, THE TEMPEST, PERICLES, and AS YOU LIKE IT

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, J. WILLIS GREY ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

blue cloth covers with title in light blue decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled CHOOSING THE CASKET by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, TIMON OF ATHENS, and THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, M. BOWLEY ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT AND HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

brown cloth covers with title in red decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled PETRUCHIO AND KATHERINE by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, and MEASURE FOR MEASURE

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, J.W. GREY, ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT, HUGH CHESSON, ETC., ETC
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE WINTER'S TALE
THE WINTER'S TALE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Comment

set of six small books, similar to the GEM LIBRARY SERIES but not so trade named,
colored cloth board covers with black illustration embossed below title, title also printed on spine,
RTS easel and palette artistic series trademark on back cover,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & TO T. R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, plus pages of Tuck advertising at back giving lists of other books available for sale -these adverts vary according to edition

Item Comment

green cloth covers with title in red decorative banner with sunburst design below,
one color plate frontispiece titled PRINCE FLORIZEL AND PERDITA by FRANCES BRUNDAGE with many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE WINTER'S TALE, MACBETH, and OTHELLO

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE, M. BOWLEY ETC. ETC.
Author
E. NESBIT AND HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled TITANIA AND THE CLOWN by FRANCES BRUNDAGE,-same image
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, HAMLET, PRINCE OF DENMARK, TWELFTH NIGHT, and KING LEAR

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND H. HORWITZ
Author
E. NESBIT
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
CYMBELINE
CYMBELINE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled IMOGEN by FRANCES BRUNDAGE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled CYMBELINE, ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING,

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND M. BOWLEY
Author
E. NESBIT & HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
ROMEO & JULIET
ROMEO & JULIET
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled ROMEO AND JULIET by FRANCES BRUNDAGE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled ROMEO AND JULIET, THE TEMPEST, PERICLES, and AS YOU LIKE IT

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND J.W. GREY
Author
E. NESBIT
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled CHOOSING THE CASKET by FRANCES BRUNDAGE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, TIMON OF ATHENS, and THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND M. BOWLEY
Author
E. NESBIT & HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled PETRUCHIO AND KATHERINE by FRANCES BRUNDAGE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, and MEASURE FOR MEASURE

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND J.W. GREY
Author
E. NESBIT & HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE WINTER'S TALE
THE WINTER'S TALE
Set Title
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE, THE GEM SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY
Set Comment

part of the larger series THE CHILDREN'S GEM LIBRARY. A SERIES OF 18 CLOTH-BOUND STORY BOOKS BY THE MOST POPULAR WRITERS FOR CHILDREN. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE. SIXTY-FOUR PAGES. 25c. EACH, OR SIX BOOKS COMPLETE IN FANCY CASE, 1.50
light brown cloth covered boards with elaborate design and circular colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, GEM LIBRARY crest on back cover
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, issued with protective tissue paper dust covers

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled PRINCE FLORIZEL AND PERDITA by FRANCES BRUNDAGE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE WINTER'S TALE, MACBETH, and OTHELLO

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE AND M. BOWLEY
Author
E. NESBIT & HUGH CHESSON
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
CONTES DE FEES ANCIENS ET NOUVEAUX red covers with gold embossing
CONTES DE FEES ANCIENS ET NOUVEAUX red covers with gold embossing
Set Title
CONTES DE FEES ANCIENS ET NOUVEAUX
Item Comment

girl with tame deer embossed in gold on cover
146 pages,

Artist
ANDREWS & JACOBS
Author
NOEL BAZAN
Size
7.5 x 11 in.
GATHERED GARLANDS image of garden with pink flowers
GATHERED GARLANDS image of garden with pink flowers
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
3 x 4 in.
GATHERED GARLANDS image of jestor
GATHERED GARLANDS image of jestor
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
3 x 4 in.
GOLDEN ECHOES
GOLDEN ECHOES
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
NORA HOPPER
Size
3 x 4 in.
GOLDEN THOUGHTS
GOLDEN THOUGHTS
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

cover image titled A TURNER GEM, comes with gift card

Author
RUSKIN
Size
3 x 4 in.
HEATHER BELLS image of garden flowers
HEATHER BELLS image of garden flowers
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
BURNS
Size
3 x 4 in.
HEATHER BELLS image of purple flowers(different)
HEATHER BELLS image of purple flowers(different)
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

purple flowers to oval inset front cover, frontispiece and internal contents the same as the others with this title

Author
BURNS
Size
2 3/4 x 4 in.
HEATHER BELLS image of purple heather
HEATHER BELLS image of purple heather
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
BURNS
Size
3 x 4 in.
HIGHLAND LAYS
HIGHLAND LAYS
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

cover image A MOUNTAIN STREAM

Author
SCOTT
Size
3 x 4 in.
NATURE'S VOICES
NATURE'S VOICES
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
LONGFELLOW
Size
3 x 4 in.
SILVER LININGS
SILVER LININGS
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with tissue paper dust jacket and gift card

Author
ADELAIDE PROCTOR
Size
3 x 4 in.
SUNNY SAYINGS
SUNNY SAYINGS
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

cover image SUMMER BLOSSOMS

Author
HOLMES
Size
3 x 4 in.
SWEET MELODIES image of one lady in large hat
SWEET MELODIES image of one lady in large hat
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
TENNYSON
Size
3 x 4 in.
SWEET MELODIES image of two ladies
SWEET MELODIES image of two ladies
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
TENNYSON
Size
3 x 4 in.
TREASURED GLEANINGS
TREASURED GLEANINGS
Set Title
CRYSTAL THOUGHTS FROM THE POETS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, coloured inset image on front cover, one colour plate inside, no numbers, twelve books in set, come with two styles of cardboard paper covers as well as leather covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

cover image THE GONDOLA

Author
BROWNING
Size
3 x 4 in.
AESOP'S FABLES
AESOP'S FABLES
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

146 pages plus list of contents and catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
EDWIN NOBLE
Author
edited by EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

148 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
LEWIS CARROLL
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
ANIMAL LEGENDS FROM MANY LANDS
ANIMAL LEGENDS FROM MANY LANDS
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

135 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
EDWIN NOBLE
Author
ROSE YEATMAN WOOLF EDITED BY EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS
CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

different blue cover than the rest of this set but produced by McKay, comes in a presentation box.
on title page CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS COMPILED WITH FOREWORD BY B.W. MATZ EDITOR OF "THE DICKENSIAN" WITH INTRODUCTION BY KATE PERUGINI (CHARLES DICKENS'S DAUGHTER), ILLUSTRATED BY HAROLD COPPING, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA, PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN. PHILADELPHIA, DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE. many colour plates with tissue protectors, 146 pages

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
DICKENS
Size
8 x 10 1/2 in.
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

on title page RE-TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY PERCY FITZGERALD,
143 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
TOLD BY HIS GRAND-DAUGHTER AND OTHERS, EDITED BY CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM FRENCH FAIRY TALES
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM FRENCH FAIRY TALES
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

136 pages plus catalog listings for THE RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY OF GIFT BOOKS

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
DORIS ASHLEY
Size
7 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM OLD BRITISH LEGENDS
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM OLD BRITISH LEGENDS
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

134 pages plus catalog info at end, frontispiece missing in this copy but all others present

Artist
H.G. THEAKER
Author
M. DOROTHY BELGRAVE & HILDA HART, EDITED BY EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7 1/2 x 1/2 in.
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SCOTT
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SCOTT
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

124 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
HAROLD C. EARNSHAW
Author
DORIS ASHLEY EDITED BY CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

on title page 'WHEN SHAKESPEARE WAS A BOY" BY THE LATE DR. F.J. FURNIVALL, M.A.
130 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
J. H. BACON, A.R.A., HAROLD COPPING & OTHERS
Author
E. NESBIT, EDITED BY CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

143 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
HARRY G. THEAKER
Author
ROSE YEATMAN WOOLF EDITED BY EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 x 9.5 in.
HANS ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES
HANS ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES
Set Title
DAVID MCKAY COMPANY
Set Comment

blue cloth boards with gold gilt lettering to front cover and spine
produced for the DAVID MCKAY COMPANY, WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA in USA
each book contains 12 full page cover plates plus several line drawings in text

Item Comment

140 pages plus catalogue of RAPHAEL HOUSE LIBRARY titles

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
HANS ANDERSEN EDITED BY CAPT. EDRIC VREDENBURG
Size
7.5 X 9.5 in