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POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS)

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KINGS AND QUEENS
Written by Eleanor Farjeon; Herbert Farjeon. Illustrated by Rosalind Thornycroft.
Stock no. 2126031
Published by The British Library. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. 41 coloured plates. A facsimile edition, featuring the original illustrations from the artist. It is the first time it has been published since 1953, allowing a new generation of children to enjoy it. ISBN: 9780712358507. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. A few grubby marks.

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THE GRANDMA MOSES NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Written by Clement Clarke Moore. Illustrated by Grandma Moses.
Stock no. 2126029
Published by Random House. Circa 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 0679815260. 2nd printing. Light edge-creasing to wrapper; small sticker to base of wrapper spine.

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FLORA'S FEAST A MASQUE OF FLOWERS
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2125939
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1890. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper boards. Blue cloth spine. Floral decorated endpapers. Beautiful colour illustrations to every page, decorative text. 40 pages. 10 x 7.5 inches. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small tear hole to spine, with a little fraying of cloth. Chipping along cover edges; a few grubby marks. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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SONGS AND VERSE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Russell Ayto; Axel Scheffler; et al..
Stock no. 2125848
Published by Ted Smart. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Produced for The Book People Ltd. A visual feast zinging with colour and wit. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224070657. Wrapper a bit edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2125754
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Contains poems and pictures from Flower Fairies of the Spring, Summer and Autumn. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignette. 72 glorious colour plates. Grey/green endpapers. Spine is faded, with some bumping and wear. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing throughout. An early reprint. All plates present.

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REVES D'ENFANTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson.
Stock no. 1317430
Good condition.

Large format. Cream cardwraps. 6 pretty colour illustrations each with a verse on the facing page (text in French). Covers are edge worn with corner tip torn from lower rear cover and a small piece missing from edge of front cover. Foxing to contents and some slight chipping to page edges.

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WINTER
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317428
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Winter" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Some finger creases and some foxing.

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HERFST
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317427
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Autumn" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little bumped and rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Contents are lightly browned throughout.

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ZOMER
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317426
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Summer" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little bumped and rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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LENTE
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317425
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Spring" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125673
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Dark gold cloth with dark green titles and vignettes. 19 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w portrait of Dulac. Some spotting to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing. Margin tear to contents page. 4 plates have creasing. All plates present.

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THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
Written by Francis Turner Palgrave. Illustrated by Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale.
Stock no. 2125650
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth with black titles. 12 beautiful tipped-in and tissue-guarded colour plates. Darkening to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is price-cut with browning; edge-tears and chips; a bit of loss to top edge and some corners.

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