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5 PUSSY CATS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318178
Published by Young World Productions. Good condition.

Large, oblong spiral bound shaped book. Each leaf gets larger. Spiral binding is slightly damaged. Pages are slightly grubby from fingermarks and also slightly worn at corner tips.

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AN ABC OF TOYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Phyllis E. Webb.
Stock no. 1317855
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A board book. 11 x 8.5", first edition is larger with title printed on spine so this is a reprint. V stands for Van which goes spinning ahead; Colour illustrations for each letter of the alphabet. Spine and corners bumped and worn, spine covering slightly chipped. Covers slightly grubby. Some light fingering to contents.

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SEASONS: WINTER
Written by Colin McNaughton. Illustrated by Colin McNaughton.
Stock no. 1814588
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

A Seasons Board book. Colourful pictures to capture the special activities of Winter. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. One word per page. ISBN: 0744500850. Light rubbing to corners. Light browning to covers.

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AT THE PARTY: HIDE-SEEK
Written by Colin McNaughton. Illustrated by Colin McNaughton.
Stock no. 1814586
Published by Methuen Walker Books. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

A book of opposites. Parents and young children will enjoy sharing the simple words and delightful images. Pink pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. One word per page. ISBN: 0416061400. Light creasing to front board. A few minor foxspots.

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AT PLAYSCHOOL: OVER-UNDER
Written by Colin McNaughton. Illustrated by Colin McNaughton.
Stock no. 1814585
Published by Methuen Walker Books. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

A book of opposites for parents and young children to enjoy sharing the simple words and delightful images. A board book. Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations with one word per page. ISBN: 0416061605. A nice, clean copy.

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TOOTSIE WOOTSIE KIDDIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1608644
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. c. 1920. Very good condition.

Concertina board book. 6 panels, 12 illustrations. Charming colour large illustrations with accompanying text. Corners a little worn, corner of onlay to front cover missing. Patch of surface damage along edge of end panel. A little foxing. Illustrations are nice and bright. A charming copy!

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LITTLE FOLKS' BOOK OF COLOURED PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Harry Woolley; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; et al..
Stock no. 1506060
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial covers, front shows boy eating slice of melon. Full page colour illustration to each page, 12 in total, with title below. 10.25 x 8. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few marks/fingermarks to contents, mainly to margins. Colours still bright.

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ANIMALS' BAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Tanko.
Stock no. 1315826
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. circa 1964. Very good condition.

A shaped board book which opens out completely and has colour illustrations to each leaf with text below. Slight rubbing to page edges. Generally a nice, clean copy.

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EVERYDAY OUTDOOR OBJECTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1405316
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Slightly better than good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls, one with a hoop, looking into toy shop window. Sepia illustrated endpapers and 3 leaves, so 6 sides, of colour illustrations. Spine bumped and worn with small tears to cloth. Corners bumped and worn. Couple of patches of surface paper damage to rear board. Boards are grubby. Wear to board edges. Split to top of front and rear joints. Closed tear to first page which has been mended. Pencil marks to first page. Board edges grubby.

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MY BIG BOOK OF PICTURES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Alan Anderson; Alan Wright; Lilian A. Govey; et al..
Stock no. 1405182
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Slightly better than good condition.

One of Mrs Strang's Play Books. Front cover shows children flying kite. Board pages bound by three strips of webbing. 9 x 7.5" Contains 10 full page colour illustrations with two lines of rhyme beneath. Loss of surface from bottom inside corner of front cover approx. 2 x 1". Slight wear to board edges. Covers a little grubby with a couple of tiny spots of surface paper damage on front cover. Light brown stains to bottom inside corner of all pages but gets less as you go through book. Top margins are slightly grubby. Colours bright.

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PRETTY PUSSY'S PLAY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Vernon Stokes; Lilian A. Govey; et al..
Stock no. 1505378
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

Mrs. Strang's Play Books series. Unbreakable Books. 9 x 7.5". Pictorial boards show kittens and puppy to front, cow and cats to rear. Board pages, 10 illustrations internally including inside covers with two lines of text below each, 4 are by Sowerby. Pages bound with strips of tape. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers a little grubby. Name and price in pencil to top margin on inside of front cover. Grubby marks to margins. Illustrations still bright.

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MY OWN BOOK OF COLOURED PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; Frank Hart; et al..
Stock no. 1505281
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows baby with toy monkey. 12 full page colour illustrations with title below. Spine worn with 3.5" split to rear edge which has been glued into place, small split with some fraying to top. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Split to tape at bottom of most hinges. 3.5" split to top of one hinge. Crack to one board alongside spine. Small margins to margins, illustrations still bright.

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