Items in Category Hardcover Book

CATS OF MANY LANDS 9872
CATS OF MANY LANDS
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDERLAND SERIES
Item Comment

colored pictorial boards with eight internal coloured plates, circa 1912, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING& QUEEN, & HER MAJESTY QUEEN ALEXANDRA. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN HOLLAND. this copy possibly not complete.
also comes with the same cover images as a French edition with no number but part of the COLLECTION DE L'ONCLE TUCK series, LIBRAIRIE ARTISTIQUE DE LA JEUNESSE and has different pages inside

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
NORMAN GALE
Size
9 1/4 x 13 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK OF FAIRY STORIES 600
no images for this item
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Size
7 x 9 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK OF FAIRY TALES 601
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK OF FAIRY TALES
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Item Comment

stories include THE THREE BEARS, LITTLE SNOW-WHITE, TOM THUMB, DICK WHITTINGTON

Size
7 x 9 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK ABC OF TAME ANIMALS 602
no images for this item
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Size
7 x 9 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK ABC OF WILD ANIMALS 603
no images for this item
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Size
7 x 9 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES 604
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK  OF NURSERY RHYMES
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Item Comment

stories include LITTLE BO-PEEP, ORANGES AND LEMONS, LITTLE BOY BLUE, HOT CROSS BUNS, THE LION AND THE UNICORN, OLD MOTHER HUBBARD, BAA,BAA, BLACK SHEEP, ROCK-A-BYE BABY, GEORGIE PORGIE, HEY! DIDDLE DIDDLE, SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE, THERE WAS AN OLD WOMAN, THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS, SIMPLE SIMON, WHAT ARE LITTLE BOYS MADE OF?, WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO?, DING DONG BELL, RIDE A COCK-HORSE, BOYS AND GIRLS COME OUT TO PLAY, THE MAN IN THE MOON, I SAW THREE SHIPS COME SAILING BY, THERE WAS AN OLD WOMAN, THREE CHILDREN SLIDING, CURLY-LOCKS, CURLY-LOCKS, PUSSY CAT, PUSSY CAT, LITTLE MISS MUFFET, THERE WAS A LITTLE GIRL, SEE-SAW MARGERY DAW, HUMPTY DUMPTY, TOM, TOM, THE PIPER'S SON

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL frontispiece,
Size
7 x 9 in.
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK BY LOUIS WAIN 605
EVERY CHILD'S OWN PICTURE BOOK  BY LOUIS WAIN
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WONDER SERIES
Set Comment

WITH 24 BEAUTIFUL ADHESIVE PICTURE STAMPS TO HELP YOU TO MAKE YOUR OWN COLOUR PAGES, instructions given on back of title page,
one colour plate,
listing of other titles and numbers in the series is on the back covers THE ABOVE SIX BOOKS ARE UNIFORM IN SIZE & PRICE

Item Comment

colour plate titled SETTING THE FASHION, stories include THE TEASER TEASED, SPLENDID SPORTERS, THE ADVENTURES OF PIGGY PORKER, CARRIAGE FOLK, PIGKIN, THE PENNY, AND THE PUMP, THE POET AND THE PIG, THE PUSSIES' PICNIC, THE TALE OF TRIP, BOB, THE BOASTER, GRIP GRABBER, SAD SCHOLARS, TWO IS COMPANY,

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
GRACE C. FLOYD
Size
7 x 9 in.
FARMSIDE WAYS two pigs sitting 900
FARMSIDE WAYS two pigs sitting
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WOOLLY-WOOLLY LIFELIKE SERIES
Set Comment

brown covers with padded cloth figural design
red cloth to spine
one colour plate

Item Comment

A BOOK OF STORIES IN PROSE & VERSE ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT IN COLOUR,
colour plate titled A MORNING WALK,
some hand coloring,

Size
7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.
BY FIELD AND MEADOW brown and white lamb with red collar 902
BY FIELD AND MEADOW brown and white lamb with red collar
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WOOLLY-WOOLLY LIFELIKE SERIES
Set Comment

brown covers with padded cloth figural design
red cloth to spine
one colour plate

Item Comment

STORIES IN PROSE & POETRY WITH COLOURED PICTURES ON EVERY PAGE, first story is LITTLE HAY-MAKERS

Artist
various
Size
7.5 x 10 in.
WOODLAND STORIES rabbit on hind legs with another lying on ground before it 903
WOODLAND STORIES rabbit on hind legs with another lying on ground before it
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WOOLLY-WOOLLY LIFELIKE SERIES
Set Comment

brown covers with padded cloth figural design
red cloth to spine
one colour plate

Item Comment

STORIES IN PROSE & POETRY WITH COLOURED PICTURES ON EVERY PAGE
first story is BUNNY'S ADVICE
missing colour plate

Artist
various
Size
7.5 x 10 in.
ROUND ABOUT THE FARM brown and white cow feeding white calf 904
ROUND ABOUT THE FARM brown and white cow feeding white calf
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WOOLLY-WOOLLY LIFELIKE SERIES
Set Comment

brown covers with padded cloth figural design
red cloth to spine
one colour plate

Item Comment

TALES TOLD IN RHYME & PROSE WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLOUR
first story is IN THE MEADOW

Artist
various
Size
10 x 7.5 in
COUNTRY PLEASURES turkey and small dog 905
COUNTRY PLEASURES turkey and small dog
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WOOLLY-WOOLLY LIFELIKE SERIES
Set Comment

brown covers with padded cloth figural design
red cloth to spine
one colour plate

Item Comment

TALES TOLD IN RHYME & PROSE WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLOUR, first story is ALL ALONE
frontispiece BREAKFAST-TIME IN THE MEADOW

Artist
various
Size
10 x 7.5 in.
FOR SOMEBODY'S BABY
FOR SOMEBODY'S BABY
Set Title
FOR SOMEBODY'S BABY
Item Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN.

Artist
HILDA COWHAM
Size
7 1/2 x 10 in.
THE GOLDEN GOOSE AND OTHER STORIES
THE GOLDEN GOOSE AND OTHER STORIES
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, FAIRY TALE GEMS, THE GEM LIBRARY
Set Comment

THE GEM LIBRARY COMPRISING TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES UNIFORM IN STYLE, SIZE AND PRICE WITH THIS BOOK.
Part of the larger GEM LIBRARY SERIES, A SERIES OF TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES WITH FULL-COLOUR PICTURES IN DECORATIVE COVER OF VARIED COLOURS, ALL SIMILAR IN STYLE TO THE COVER OF THIS BOOK. 64 PP OF LETTERPRESS, ILLUSTRATED WITH BEAUTIFUL BLACK AND WHITE DRAWINGS AND FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 IN. BY 71/2 IN.
A CHARMING CARDBOARD CABINET TO HOLD THE TWELVE VOLUMES CA BE SUPPLIED.
brown or green covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, FAIRY TALE GEMS printed on back cover in pendant with easel and palette trademark and publishing details suspended below.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

brown covers with cover illustration,
one color plate frontispiece titled THE CHANGELING, and one internal colour plate titled THE TRAVELS OF TOM THUMB,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains seven stories titled THE GOLDEN GOOSE, THE FAIRY FOLK, CINDERELLA, DUMMLING AND THE THREE FEATHERS, THE TRAVELS OF TOM THUMB, BRIAR ROSE, and THE MOUSE, THE BIRD, AND THE SAUSAGE,

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
THE BROTHER'S GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER AND OTHER STORIES
THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER AND OTHER STORIES
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, FAIRY TALE GEMS, THE GEM LIBRARY
Set Comment

THE GEM LIBRARY COMPRISING TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES UNIFORM IN STYLE, SIZE AND PRICE WITH THIS BOOK.
Part of the larger GEM LIBRARY SERIES, A SERIES OF TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES WITH FULL-COLOUR PICTURES IN DECORATIVE COVER OF VARIED COLOURS, ALL SIMILAR IN STYLE TO THE COVER OF THIS BOOK. 64 PP OF LETTERPRESS, ILLUSTRATED WITH BEAUTIFUL BLACK AND WHITE DRAWINGS AND FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 IN. BY 71/2 IN.
A CHARMING CARDBOARD CABINET TO HOLD THE TWELVE VOLUMES CA BE SUPPLIED.
brown or green covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, FAIRY TALE GEMS printed on back cover in pendant with easel and palette trademark and publishing details suspended below.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

green or brown covers with cover illustration,
one color plate frontispiece titled THE GOOD MAIDEN AND THE DWARFS, and one internal colour plate titled SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER, SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED, THE STEP-SISTERS AND THE DWARFS, THE TABLE, THE ASS, AND THE STICK, and RUMPELSTILTSKIN,
six pages of adverts in back,

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
THE BROTHER'S GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
CINDERELLA, ETC.,
CINDERELLA, ETC.,
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled CINDERELLA,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations, this copy has hand coloring,
contains six stories titled CINDERELLA, RAPUNZEL, THE GRATEFUL BEASTS, THE FOUR CLEVER BROTHERS, THE THREE LANGUAGES, and JORINDA AND JORINDEL
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
HANSEL AND GRETHEL, ETC.,
HANSEL AND GRETHEL, ETC.,
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled ,HANSEL AND GRETHEL-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations, this copy has some hand coloring,
contains four stories titled HANSEL AND GRETHEL, THE FIVE SERVANTS, THUMBLING, and THE WATER OF LIFE
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations, this copy has some hand coloring,
contains five stories titled LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED, KING GRISLY-BEARD, THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES, and CHERRY; OR, THE FROG-BRIDE
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE SNOW-WHITE, ETC.
LITTLE SNOW-WHITE, ETC.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled LITTLE SNOW-WHITE-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations, this copy has some hand coloring,
contains seven stories titled LITTLE SNOW-WHITE, THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN, BRIAR ROSE, RUMPELSTILTSKIN, THE GOLDEN GOOSE, THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER, THE CAT AND THE MILLER'S JOURNEYMAN,
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE GOOSE GIRL, ETC.
THE GOOSE GIRL, ETC.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE GOOSE GIRL,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled THE GOOSE GIRL, THE NOSE, THE VALIANT LITTLE TAILOR, THE FROG PRINCE, and THE MOUSE, THE BIRD, AND THE SAUSAGE,
has four pages of adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER, ETC.
THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER, ETC.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY SERIES,
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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations, this copy has some hand coloring,
contains four stories titled THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER, THE TABLE, THE ASS, AND THE STICK, THE SIX SWANS, and THE KING OF THE GOLDEN MOUNTAIN,
has four pages of adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND ELSIE BLOMFIELD
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD & C.
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD & C.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, 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, issued with thin tissue paper dust jackets

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled HANSEL AND GRETHEL,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, HANSEL AND GRETHEL, THE VALIANT LITTLE TAILOR, THE GOOSE-GIRL, and RUMPELSTILTSKIN

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
LITTLE SNOW-WHITE & C.
LITTLE SNOW-WHITE & C.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, 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, issued with thin tissue paper dust jackets

Item Comment

green spine with title in black letters,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN LITTLE MEN,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled LITTLE SNOW-WHITE, SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED, THE STEP-SISTERS AND THE DWARFS, THE SIX SWANS, and THE NOSE

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE FAIRY FOLK & C.
THE FAIRY FOLK & C.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, 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, issued with thin tissue paper dust jackets

Item Comment

blue spine with title in black letters,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE CHANGELING,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled THE GOLDEN GOOSE,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains seven stories titled THE FAIRY FOLK, CINDERELLA, DUMMLING AND THE THREE FEATHERS, THE TRAVELS OF TOM THUMB, BRIAR ROSE, and THE MOUSE, THE BIRD, AND THE SAUSAGE

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE FROG PRINCE & C.
THE FROG PRINCE & C.
Set Title
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, 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, issued with thin tissue paper dust jackets

Item Comment

blue or green spine with title in black letters,
color plate frontispiece titled THE BROTHER AND SISTER,
one internal colour plate titled THE FROG PRINCE,-same image as front cover,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains seven stories titled THE FROG PRINCE, THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN, THE CAT AND THE MILLER'S JOURNEYMAN, THE TABLE, THE ASS, AND THE STICK, JORINDA AND JORINDEL, THE THREE LANGUAGES, and THE LITTLE BROTHER AND SISTER

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
BY THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE BEGINNINGS OF LIFE 01
THE BEGINNINGS OF LIFE
Set Title
GRYPHON SERIES
Set Comment

ASPECTS OF CIVILISATION(Tuck spelling error) EDITED BY MARY TREADGOLD M.A., all have blue covers dotted with small with gold stars, the title frames within a gold border, and a small image of a Gryphon front and centre, come soft and hard covers with dust jackets

Item Comment

number on title page, WITH 37 ILLUSTRATIONS

Author
JULIAN HUXLEY
Size
5 x 7 1/2 in.
POWER AND ITS DEVELOPMENT 03
POWER AND ITS DEVELOPMENT
Set Title
GRYPHON SERIES
Set Comment

ASPECTS OF CIVILISATION(Tuck spelling error) EDITED BY MARY TREADGOLD M.A., all have blue covers dotted with small with gold stars, the title frames within a gold border, and a small image of a Gryphon front and centre, come soft and hard covers with dust jackets

Item Comment

hardcover with dust jacket which gives other titles available in this series

Author
ERIC HIGGINS
Size
5 x 7 1/2 in.
EDUCATION AND CAREERS 06
EDUCATION AND CAREERS
Set Title
GRYPHON SERIES
Set Comment

ASPECTS OF CIVILISATION(Tuck spelling error) EDITED BY MARY TREADGOLD M.A., all have blue covers dotted with small with gold stars, the title frames within a gold border, and a small image of a Gryphon front and centre, come soft and hard covers with dust jackets

Item Comment

published 1938

Author
A.E. OWEN-JONES
CHARLES DICKENS portrait inset
CHARLES DICKENS portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with gift card insert

Author
CHARLES DICKENS
Size
3 x 4.5 in
EMERSON portrait inset
EMERSON portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Author
EMERSON
Size
3 x 4.5 in
GOLDSMITH portrait inset
GOLDSMITH portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with gift card inset, 64 pages

Author
GOLDSMITH
Size
3 x 4.5 in.
RUSKIN portrait inset
RUSKIN portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with gift card inset

Author
RUSKIN
Size
3 x 4.5 in.
SCOTT portrait inset
SCOTT portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with gift card insert

Author
SCOTT
Size
3 x 4.5 in.
SHAKESPEARE portrait inset
SHAKESPEARE portrait inset
Set Title
HALF HOURS WITH GREAT AUTHORS
Set Comment

small pockets sized books, sepia portrait inset image on front cardboard covers, leather covers have no image on front, sepia plates inside, no numbers, come with two styles covers, circa 1910-1925

Item Comment

comes with gift card insert

Size
3 x 4.5 in.
THE LITTLE SHEPHERDESS & C.
THE LITTLE SHEPHERDESS & C.
Set Title
HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES, 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. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN. circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate green 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,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE SHEPHERDESS AND THE CHIMNEYSWEEPER,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled THE LITTLE SHEPHERDESS, THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER, THE UGLY DUCKLING, THE FLYING TRUNK, and LITTLE TUK

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE RED SHOES & C.
THE RED SHOES & C.
Set Title
HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES, 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. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN. circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate green 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 or green spine with title in black letters,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE RED SHOES,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled THE TINDER BOX ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE RED SHOES, THE TINDER-BOX, and THE LITTLE MERMAID

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THE WILD SWANS & C.
THE WILD SWANS & C.
Set Title
HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES, 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. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN. circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate green 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,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THE WILD SWANS,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL ,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled THE WILD SWANS, THE STORKS, THE DAISY, and THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
THUMBELINA & C.
THUMBELINA & C.
Set Title
HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES, 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. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. DESIGNED & PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN. circa 1920's
white covers with elaborate green 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,
cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled THUMBELINA,-same image,
one internal colour plate titled LITTLE IDA'S FLOWERS ,
many in text black and white illustrations,

Artist
MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
IB AND CHRISTINE
IB AND CHRISTINE
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled IB AND CHRISTINE,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled IB AND CHRISTINE,THE RED SHOES, and THE HAPPY FAMILY,
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS AND OTHERS
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
LITTLE IDA'S FLOWERS
LITTLE IDA'S FLOWERS
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled LITTLE IDA'S FLOWERS,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled LITTLE IDA'S FLOWERS, THUMBELINA, and THE DAISY,
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, E. HEATLY, ETC., ETC.,
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE LITTLE MERMAID
no images for this item
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE TINDER BOX
THE TINDER BOX
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled "SPRING HAS COME" FROM "THE STORY OF THE YEAR" ,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled THE TINDER BOX,THE STORY OF THE YEAR, and THE HARDY TIN SOLDIER,
no adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, S. JACOBS, GORDON ROBINSON, ETC.,
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE UGLY DUCKLING
no images for this item
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
THE WILD SWANS
THE WILD SWANS
Set Title
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN, THE GEM FAIRY TALE 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 covered boards with elaborate design and square colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, THE GEM FAIRY TALE LIBRARY printed on back cover with easel and palette trademark,
issued with tissue paper dust jackets,
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL.
64 pages, some copies come with a four page advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

Item Comment

cover illustration and one color plate frontispiece titled ELSIE AND HER YOUNGEST BROTHER,-same image,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains two stories titled THE WILD SWANS and THE SNOW MAN,
with and without adverts in back

Artist
EDDIE J. ANDREWS, ARTHUR A. DIXON AND OTHERS
Author
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Size
4.5 x 6.5 in.
HOURS IN MANY LANDS 1113
HOURS IN MANY LANDS
Set Title
HOURS IN MANY LANDS
Artist
F. BRUNDAGE, P. SUNTER, A RITCHIE, ETC
Author
C. BINGHAM, E. NESBIT, A. GUEST, ETC, EDITED BY EDRIC VREDENBURG
LAMB'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
no images for this item
Set Title
LAMB'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
LAMB'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
LAMB'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Set Title
LAMB'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Item Comment

Introduction by Dr. Frurnivall,
blue hardback covers, gilt page edges, 309 pages

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
17 x 24 cm
LEANDER THE GANDER
LEANDER THE GANDER
Set Title
LEANDER THE GANDER, NEDDY THE DONKEY
Set Comment

A TUCK BOOK easel and palette trademark symbol, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, MADE AND PRINTED IN CANADA,

Item Comment

comes with dust jacket, gift inscription for Christmas 1930

Author
DAVID AND SHARON STEARNS
Size
5 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.
NEDDY THE DONKEY
NEDDY THE DONKEY
Set Title
LEANDER THE GANDER, NEDDY THE DONKEY
Set Comment

A TUCK BOOK easel and palette trademark symbol, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, MADE AND PRINTED IN CANADA,

Item Comment

comes with dust jacket, gift inscription for 1949

Author
DAVID AND SHARON STEARNS
Size
5 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.
CONTES DES MILLE ET UNE NUITS
CONTES DES MILLE ET UNE NUITS
Set Title
LIBRAIRIE A. PIGOREAU
Set Comment

red covers with elaborate gold accent designs and lettering, many line drawings in text

Item Comment

TOME II, 83 pages, several colour plates

Artist
BRUNDAGE ET GREY
Author
MARIE GUERRIER DE HAUPT LAUREAT DE L'ACADEMIE FRANCAISE
Size
7.5 x 11 in.