SET: TUCK'S BETTER LITTLE BOOKS

Set Information edit

Set Comment

small books of varying topics designed to entertain during the bombing raids while people were confined to the bomb shelters or unable to get outside for periods of time.
Refer to inside front cover of ADVENTURE BY NIGHT for a history of the series
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON, PRINTED IN ENGLAND
32 pages,

Items in Set

ABRAHAM LINCOLN
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover,
come stamped G.P. GOODMAN

Author
CLARE HAZEL
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ADVENTURE BY NIGHT
ADVENTURE BY NIGHT
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ALADDIN
ALADDIN
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ALFRED THE GREAT
ALFRED THE GREAT
Item Comment

covers coated in tape to protect,
stamped G.P. GOODMAN

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ALL'S FAIR IN LOVE
ALL'S FAIR IN LOVE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MURIEL KING
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ALONG THE FELL
ALONG THE FELL
Size
6 x 9.5 cm
Categories
AMBUSHED
AMBUSHED
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BANDIT GANG
BANDIT GANG
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover,
back cover blank

Author
MURRAY SANFORD
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BIG BOYS BOW
BIG BOYS BOW
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE
BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
D.WILSON MACARTHUR.M.A.
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BRAVE BOYS IN WAR
BRAVE BOYS IN WAR
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BUTTON BOX
BUTTON BOX
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MARY ALLEN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
CAPTAIN COOK
CAPTAIN COOK
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MARY ALLEN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
CAPTAIN SCOTT
CAPTAIN SCOTT
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MARGARET WALL
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
CLIVE OF INDIA
CLIVE OF INDIA
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
CLUES FOR A PUP
CLUES FOR A PUP
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
R. BARNES
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
COME TO THE CIRCUS
COME TO THE CIRCUS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
COME TO THE FARM
COME TO THE FARM
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
J. GUNSTON
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
DAVID LIVINGSTONE
DAVID LIVINGSTONE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
DETECTIVE DICK
DETECTIVE DICK
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
DOGS IN WAR
DOGS IN WAR
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover,
come with two different inside front covers hence different listings for other books available

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ELEPHANT TALES
ELEPHANT TALES
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
ADA LEONORA HARRIS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
EXCITING AFTERNOON
EXCITING AFTERNOON
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover,
both cover covered in cello-tape

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
FINAL PERFORMANCE
FINAL PERFORMANCE
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
GALLEY BOY
GALLEY BOY
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
GALLOWS VERDICT
GALLOWS VERDICT
Item Comment

blank back cover,
listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MARTIN CONWAY
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
GIVE ME ADVENTURE
GIVE ME ADVENTURE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Author
MURIEL KING
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
GRACE DARLING
GRACE DARLING
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
HIDDEN TREASURE
HIDDEN TREASURE
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back cover blank,
listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
HIDERS AND FINDERS
HIDERS AND FINDERS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
HOP 'O MY THUMB
HOP 'O MY THUMB
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
HOW TO READ DREAMS
HOW TO READ DREAMS
Item Comment

is not numbered except in the listings on one of the inside back covers of another book that gives it the number 2,
blank back cover

Author
NELL ST. JOHN MONTAGUE
Categories
HOW TO READ HANDS
HOW TO READ HANDS
Item Comment

is not numbered except in the listings on the inside back cover of BANDIT GANG that gives it the number 1,
blank back cover

Author
NELL ST. JOHN MONTAGUE
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
HOW TO READ HANDWRITING
HOW TO READ HANDWRITING
Item Comment

is not numbered except in the listings on one of the inside back covers of another book that gives it the number 3,
blank back cover

Author
NELL ST. JOHN MONTAGUE
Categories
HOW TO READ OMENS
HOW TO READ OMENS
Item Comment

is not numbered except in the listings on one of the inside back covers of another book that gives it the number 4,
blank back cover

Author
NELL ST. JOHN MONTAGUE
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I AM A FIREGIRL
I AM A FIREGIRL
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I AM AN ENGINE DRIVER
I AM AN ENGINE DRIVER
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I AM A PEARL DIVER
I AM A PEARL DIVER
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I AM A STEEPLEJACK
I AM A STEEPLEJACK
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I AM MAKING MUNITIONS
I AM MAKING MUNITIONS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I HAD TO COME BACK
I HAD TO COME BACK
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ELIZABETH NOLAN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I HAVE EVERYTHING
I HAVE EVERYTHING
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
MURIEL KING
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
I'M A PARACHUTIST
I'M A PARACHUTIST
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
JEAN WINS THROUGH
JEAN WINS THROUGH
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
JOAN OF ARC
JOAN OF ARC
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
KID SISTER
KID SISTER
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
MARY ALLEN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LET'S PLAY FIREMEN
LET'S PLAY FIREMEN
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
MURIEL KING
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE AS A NURSE
LIFE AS A NURSE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN A SUBMARINE
LIFE IN A SUBMARINE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN A TANK
LIFE IN A TANK
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN THE A.T.C.
LIFE IN THE A.T.C.
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN THE A.T.S.
LIFE IN THE A.T.S.
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN THE LAND ARMY
LIFE IN THE LAND ARMY
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
C.FALCON
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN THE W.A.A.F.
LIFE IN THE W.A.A.F.
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIFE IN THE W.R.N.S.
LIFE IN THE W.R.N.S.
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LITTLE BLACK SAMBO
LITTLE BLACK SAMBO
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LITTLE DORRIT DAVID COPPERFIELD
LITTLE DORRIT DAVID COPPERFIELD
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LITTLE NELL POOR SMIKE
LITTLE NELL POOR SMIKE
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD AND CINDERELLA
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD AND CINDERELLA
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Artist
A.L. BOWLEY AND OTHERS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LITTLE TALES OF LITTLE KITS
LITTLE TALES OF LITTLE KITS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LONESOME LAKE
LONESOME LAKE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
DORIS HOWE
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LOVE'S MIRACLE
LOVE'S MIRACLE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ANGELA DEAN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LUCKY BREAK
LUCKY BREAK
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
MORE BEDTIME STORIES
MORE BEDTIME STORIES
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
URSULA BLOOM
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
Item Comment

copy in reference collection has a torn back cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
NELSON
NELSON
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
PIP'S ADVENTURE
PIP'S ADVENTURE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
CHARLES DICKENS RE-TOLD FOR CHILDREN
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
POOR JO
POOR JO
Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
PUSS IN BOOTS
PUSS IN BOOTS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
RAILWAYS IN WARTIME
RAILWAYS IN WARTIME
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
RING UP THE CURTAIN
RING UP THE CURTAIN
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
B. ALEXANDER
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ROBIN HOOD
ROBIN HOOD
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
ROBINSON CRUSOE
ROBINSON CRUSOE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
SHE SHALL HAVE MUSIC
SHE SHALL HAVE MUSIC
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
SMUGGLERS' COTTAGE
SMUGGLERS' COTTAGE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ANNA BURTON
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
STORIES OF ANIMALS
STORIES OF ANIMALS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TALES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
TALES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TERRY TURNS UP TRUMPS
TERRY TURNS UP TRUMPS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE BOY NEXT DOOR
THE BOY NEXT DOOR
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE CONVOYS COME THROUGH
THE CONVOYS COME THROUGH
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers,

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE ENCHANTED FAWN AND OTHER STORIES
THE ENCHANTED FAWN AND OTHER STORIES
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE FAT BOY AND THE BLIND TOY-MAKER
THE FAT BOY AND THE BLIND TOY-MAKER
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
RE-TOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE GHOST OF GREYFRIARS
THE GHOST OF GREYFRIARS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
MARGARET WALL
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE GIPSY DRESS
THE GIPSY DRESS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
DIANA YORKE
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE HOLE IN THE WALL
THE HOLE IN THE WALL
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE KILLER OF CARRICKBURN
THE KILLER OF CARRICKBURN
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE MAGIC ELEPHANT
THE MAGIC ELEPHANT
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE MARCHIONESS
THE MARCHIONESS
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE PILGRIM FATHERS
THE PILGRIM FATHERS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE ROMANCE OF THE SUEZ CANAL
THE ROMANCE OF THE SUEZ CANAL
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE SECRET PASSAGE
THE SECRET PASSAGE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ANNA BURTON
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE STORY OF AUSTRALIA
THE STORY OF AUSTRALIA
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE STORY OF CANADA
THE STORY OF CANADA
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE STORY OF NEW ZEALAND
THE STORY OF NEW ZEALAND
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE STORY OF SOUTH AFRICA
THE STORY OF SOUTH AFRICA
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THEY'RE ALL IN IT
THEY'RE ALL IN IT
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
THIS TOO IS LOVE
THIS TOO IS LOVE
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TINY TIM AND THE LITTLE KENWIGSES
TINY TIM AND THE LITTLE KENWIGSES
Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TOMORROW AT DAWN
TOMORROW AT DAWN
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers,
blank back cover

Author
DEREK DOYLE
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TREASURE HUNT
TREASURE HUNT
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
JOHN DEVON
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TROTTY VECK AND THE RUNAWAY COUPLE
TROTTY VECK AND THE RUNAWAY COUPLE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
RETOLD FROM CHARLES DICKENS
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
TRUE SON
TRUE SON
Item Comment

history of the series inside front cover

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
WINGS
WINGS
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ROSINA LAND
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
WITH THE COMMANDOS
WITH THE COMMANDOS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
WITH THE SEA CADETS
WITH THE SEA CADETS
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listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
YOU CAN NEVER BE SURE
YOU CAN NEVER BE SURE
Item Comment

listing of other books in the series inside front and back covers

Author
ROSINA LAND
Size
6 x 9.5 cm.
Categories