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Mr. Fox How He Went Hunting

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England, F. Warne & Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44406

Condition: Near Fine


Charming book measures 4" x 4", 12 pp. No date, circa 1920. No names or tears, light surface soil. Two original staples in spine not rusted. There is a rat about so Mr. Fox rounds up his country companions and they ride wooden horses on wheels dressed in formal hunting togs including a side-saddle rabbit huntress. Rat gets away and Mr. Fox has a narrow escape himself in the end. One of the six vintage "Mr" books by Lawson Wood. A perfect holiday treat for a special hunting enthusiast who has it all. View more info

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Mrs Polly Her Visit To the Farm

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, F. Warne & Co.:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 44268

Condition: Very Good


12 pp. paperback shows faint rust at two stapled spine, cover holding securely w/out any tape, etc. Story of Mrs Polly the Parrot, a confirmed city type and her exploits in the country . Mrs Polly needed a 'change of air', so she decided to go and work on a farm. After milking the cows and feeding the calves, she trotted back to the farm with the rest of the milk. As she turned the corner she met Mr. Scarecrow, who gave her such a fright that she jumped into the air and spilt all the milk. Old Mr. Scarecrow hobbled off to his field without even saying how sorry he was. Mrs. Polly then went ba... View more info

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Mrs Cackle and Her Troublesome Son

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, F. Warne & Co.:

Seller Id: 44267

Condition: Very Good


10 pp. Cover soiled at stapled spine (rust on staples), clear cello tape over spine edge, barely visible number 3 written on head of spine margin on rear cover. Story of three little chicks, two yellow and one black. The black one is the troublesome little Billy who is always getting into trouble. In this story he upsets the picnic day for his mother by spilling hot water on her foot, daddy had to push mother (Mrs Cackle) home in a wheelbarrow. View more info

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Mrs Polly Her Visit to The Farm

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41567

Condition: Good +


Covers rubbed, 1/2 in closed tear at foot of frt cover. Slightly musty smell. Text tight and bright. Mrs Polly the parrot decides to get a change of air and go to work on a farm. After a blunderous day she gives up and returns to her posh pad w/a maid to serve her tea. Adorable LW illustrations. No date printed, possible first edition. View more info

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Mrs Purr How She Gives a Party

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41566

Condition: Good +


Covers rubbed, 1/2 in closed tear at foot of frt cover. Slightly musty smell. Text tight and bright. Timmy kitten had behaved himself so his mother threw a tea party and invited many guests. They enjoyed an egg race and dancing. Adorable LW illustrations. No date printed. View more info

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Rummy Tales The String-Tail

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40694

Condition: Fair


Rare musty smelling paperback with rubbed spine. Circa 1920. Light ghosting from erased pencil on spotty inside covers, text crisp and unmarked but a tad musty. Rare Lawson Wood childrens book featuring String-Tail a giraffe. 12 pp. View more info