WHITCOMBE AND TOMBS STORY BOOKS

The much loved Whitcombe's Story Books series, issued for young readers and school use in Australia and New Zealand.

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[210] anon  Bluebell and Golfin, and the Thrush and the Daffodil
Whitcombe's Story Book No.210

VG- stapled wraps with short taped tear to fore edge of lower wrapper, rubber stamp address to imprint page at rear, aged paper stock. Whitcombe and Tombs G3035 nd. 23pp $10 A/A, stapled wraps. [#2358]







[342] FARJEON Eleanor  The Old Nurse's Stocking-Basket
Whitcombe's Story Book No.342

VG Whitcombe and Tombs G4312 nd. $15 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2359]







[346] PRITCHARD F H from Joel Chandler Harris  The Children's Brer Rabbit
Whitcombe's Story Book No.346

G+ split to tail, chip from blank margin of final leaf Whitcombe and Tombs G4311 nd. $5 A/A stapled wraps. [# 1017 whitcombes]



[349] BRISLEY Joyce Lankester  Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy
Whitcombe's Story Book No.349

VG spine rubbed, aged wraps. Whitcombe and Tombs G3817 nd. 95pp $10 A/A, stapled wraps. [#2360]







[369] DERWENT Lavinia  Caravan Boy
Whitcombe's Story Book No.369

VG stapled wraps. Whitcombe and Tombs G2750 nd. 64pp $10 A/A, stapled wraps. [#2366]







[420] anon.   The Story of New Zealand Book 1 Tales of the Maori
Whitcombe's Story Book No.420

G+ sewn text block pulling from glued stiff paper wrappers, backstrip rubbed $20 A/A Whitcombe & Tombs nd third edition (G50315) circa 1930?, sewn sheets 80pp, illustrated. [#2387]







[553] HOWES Edith  Silver Island (adapted for 10-12 year olds)
Whitcombe's Story Book No.553

VG- paper wrappers slightly soiled. Whitcombe and Tombs G3732 nd. 112pp $10 A/A folded sheets stapled into stiff wraps. [# 1536 whitcombe's story books]



[568] anon  The Adventures of Wirra Wirra (Australian aboriginal)
Whitcombe's Story Book No.568

VG- paper wrappers slightly soiled, small old pencil price to cover, ink name to half title, small water mark to bottom corner of all pages. Whitcombe and Tombs 52001 nd. 64pp $20 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2361 ]








[602] SCOTT Walter  Ivanhoe
Whitcombe's Story Book No.602

VG minor soiling lower wrapper and fore edge Whitcombe and Tombs G3805 nd. 156pp $10 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2362]








[607] BLACKMORE R D  Lorna Doone
Whitcombe's Story Book No.607

VG paper wrappers detached but easily reglued in place. Whitcombe and Tombs G3388 nd. 144pp $10 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2363]








[615] CERVANTES  Don Quixote
Whitcombe's Story Book No.615

VG age toned paper wrappers. Whitcombe and Tombs G3390 nd. 150pp $105 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [2364]








[623] STEVENSON R L  Treasure Island
Whitcombe's Story Book No.623

G+ paper wrappers starting to detached , spine ends splitting, tape stain at heel, wraps soiled with aged paper, name inside cover. Whitcombe and Tombs G3182 nd. 146pp $10 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2365]








[630] SCOTT Walter  Quentin Durward
Whitcombe's Story Book No.630

VG Whitcombe and Tombs G4285 nd. 148pp $10 A/A sewn and glued stiff wraps. [#2367]









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