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'Peter and Wendy' by J. Barrie, First Edition. Illustrated by Margaret Ogilvy.
Peeping Pansy by The Queen of Roumania. Marie, Queen of Roumania, wrote a fairy book of delightful happenings for children. “Once upon a time there was a little girl, a dreadfully inquisitive little girl, whom everybody called Pansy…” Sounds interesting!
A Midsummer Night's Dream, William Shakespeare, illustrated by Arthur Rackham. A classic that features some of the best lines and best imagery in literature. It's also my favourite Shakespeare play. I'd love to own this beautiful illustrated copy!
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The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, this is my all time favorite kids book I can't read it to my kids without feeling that simple lesson sometimes are the most powerful ones!
The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Inga Moore.
'Cinderella' by C. Evans (Charles Seddon Evans Illustrated by Arthur Rackham London/Philadelphia, Heinemann/Lippincott.