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SONG DEVICES AND JINGLES
Written by Eleanor Smith. Illustrated by Florence Young; S.B. Pearse; Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1321165
Published by Waverley Book Company Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine with black title. Paper boards with large pictorial onlay to front. Delightful colour plates. Words and music. Covers are edge worn with slight loss of surface paper. Spine bumped and slightly worn. Covers a little grubby/marked. Light foxing and fingering to contents.

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THE CHILDREN'S HOUR
Written by Lilian Rowles. Illustrated by Lilian Rowles.
Stock no. 1321164
Published by W.H.C. London. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Attractive colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows children gathered around the radio. Pretty colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink in belongs to box at bottom of title-page. Some light foxing and fingering.

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OUTSIDE OVER THERE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1321163
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ida's baby sister is snatched away by the goblins... Red cloth, gilt titles. Oblong format. Large colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370304039. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Tiny dent to lower edge of front cover. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Slight musty smell to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners and is faded to spine and spine edge of rear panel.

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THE SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF THE MAGICAL MONARCH OF MO AND HIS PEOPLE
Written by L. Frank Baum. Illustrated by Frank Verbeck.
Stock no. 1321161
Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black title to spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover. 236 pages. 8 plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers rubbed and scuffed. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Endpapers browned, foxing and fingering to contents.

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THE KING WHO WAS COLD
Written by Geoffrey Lang. Illustrated by Will Nickless.
Stock no. 1321160
Published by Herbert Jenkins Limited. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt vignette to front and gilt title to spine. B/w illustrated endpapers. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w illus to text. 8.25" x 7.5". 62 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some spots to front cover. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss, torn with tape repairs on verso and grubby.

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS INTO SEVERAL REMOTE NATIONS OF THE WORLD
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1321159
Published by The Temple Press. 1st thus 1937. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine and black title to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, slight fading to spine and cover edges. Name plate to front free-endpaper (name not filled in). Some page browning and foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is in several pieces and has 2" loss to base of spine and other loss at chipped edges, there is foxing and light browning to the remains of the dustwrapper.

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THE LAND OF LITTLE RAIN
Written by Muriel H. Fellows. Illustrated by Muriel H. Fellows.
Stock no. 1321158
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

A story of Hopi Indian children. Grey cloth with black title and small vignette to spine, red title and vignette to front cover. Decorated endpapers. 121 pages. Full-page colour and b/w illustrations, small b/w text vignettes. Spine and corners bumped, slight stain to top edge of front cover. Child's name in ink to verso of frontis. Grubby fingermarks and some foxing to contents.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1321157
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some grubby fingermarks and a few small foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at spine and corners and is grubby, particularly to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1321155
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format, Grey paperboards with black titles to front and spine, black vignettes and a colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. 122 pages. Spine slightly bumped and browned. Cover edges lightly rubbed and covers very slightly grubby. Endpapers lightly browned. Some light fingering to contents but generally clean.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 25TH YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Constance Heward; Jessie Pope; Eleanor B. Simeon; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall; Rene Bull; Harry Rountree; H.R. Millar; Anne Anderson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 1321154
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth spine with black titles. Colour pictorial front board shows boy and girl hanging balloons and decorations. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story A Couple of Guineas. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Name plate to front pastedown (name not filled in). Foxing, mainly to textblock. Tobacco smell to contents.

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THE EXCITING FOREST
Written by Axel D'Etter. Illustrated by Rosemary Marker.
Stock no. 1321153
Published by Frederick Muller Limited. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to front. Colour and sepia illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some fading to spine and small white mark to front cover. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with loss and surface paper damage from removal of small label, large tears at folds of flaps and grubby to rear panel.

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TOM PUSS IN NURSERY RHYMELAND
Written by Marten Toonder. Illustrated by Marten Toonder.
Stock no. 1321152
Published by Marks and Spencer Limited. Circa 1948. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Bright colour pictures throughout. Covers are edge worn with slight loss of surface paper at corners. Tiny hole to front edge of spine. Spine bumped at top and tail. Grubby fingermarks to contents. Light tobacco smell to contents.

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