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THE CHILD'S OWN BOOK OF PRAYERS AND HYMNS
Written by S. Vere Benson. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1321528
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with red titles. Colour frontis. A book to help the child to see God as Father and Saviour. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and foxed on verso.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822043
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 248 of 1000. Tiny rub to top front edge of first band of spine else a lovely set contained in publisher's original packaging.

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THE MACCLESFIELD PSALTER
Written by Stella Panayotova.
Stock no. 1821743
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

With a Complete Reproduction of the Original Size of this 14th-Century Prayer Book in the Collections of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, and 95 Colour Details. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles, small pictorial onlay to front board. Blue ribbon page marker. ISBN: 9780500238523. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with pictorial onlay to one side and in almost fine condition.

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ABC AND ALL THAT
Written by Gladys M. Rees. Illustrated by Gladys M. Rees.
Stock no. 1319692
Published by Robert Hale Limited. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In addition to a new rhyming alphabet, the nursery child's first introduction to numbers, coins, measure, time, the days, months and seasons and even some first prayers. Black pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. 86 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges slightly worn. Some light foxing. A light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, slight loss of surface paper to top corner of rear panel.

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BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1819778
Published by Latimer House Limited. 1957. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night. Light blue cloth spine with gilt title. Dark blue boards with gilt vignette to front. Three colour plates, blue and black illustrations throughout. Ninth impression. A few marks to board covers. Light browning to base of spine. Light browning to endpapers. Text block browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn and torn with loss.

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A CHILD'S BOOK OF PRAYERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 1317810
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0416596401. Light wear to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut, creased to front flap and has a small brown (burn?) mark to top edge of rear panel. Spine of dustwrapper is slightly faded.

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NEW LITTLE PRAYERS POP-UP BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Janet Grahame Johnstone; Anne Grahame Johnstone.
Stock no. 2124501
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 3 pop-up scenes. ISBN: 0603020836. Crease to one part of last pop-up, else book in excellent working order.

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MORE PRAYERS AND GRACES
Written by Allan M. Laing. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 1814724
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Second Little Book of Unusual Piety. Blue boards, gilt title to spine; vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Slight browning to top & tail of spine. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper is slight faded to spine, edge-worn and grubby, small piece of loss to rear panel.

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BLESS THIS DAY
Written by Elfrida Vipont. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 1315870
Published by Collins. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of prayer for children. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrated endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations surrounding text throughout. 95 pages. Spine and corners bumped, light grubby mark to cover edges. Light musty smell to contents which are clean. Price-cut wrapper is grubby and slightly edge worn, there is a white sticky paper reinforcement to top edge on verso.

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BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2112793
Published by Latimer House Limited. 9th 1957. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night. Light blue cloth spine with gilt title. Dark blue boards with gilt vignette to front. Three colour plates, blue and black illustrations throughout. Some scuffing to covers; part of wrapper is stuck to front cover. Contents are very good. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with creasing and loss; faded.

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LET THERE BE LIGHT
Written by D. Newsome. Illustrated by D. Newsome.
Stock no. 1107218
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book of prayers for children. 12 full-page plates in colour and decorative text drawings in red and black. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks/foxspots to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with wear to edges, a few marks and chips; creased.

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MORE PRAYERS AND GRACES
Written by Allan M. Laing. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 1107009
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Second Little Book of Unusual Piety. Blue boards, gilt title to spine; vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Some uneven fading to covers. Foxing to pages. Wrapper is unevenly faded with some foxspots and edge-nicks.

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