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THE BIG BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2128140
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.
A fantastic collection of nursery rhymes! Soft green leather/suede covers, gilt titles. . Gilt page edges. Colour frontis piece. Some two tone colour plates. B/w illustrations throughout. Larger format. Heavy wear and some damage to cover edges. Pastedowns are starting to come away from suede at edges; also creased. Marks to covers; a few nicks. Some damp marks along a few edges. Some margin marks, but contents are still generally very good in this more unusual format of this title!
A CHILDREN'S TREASURY OF MILLIGAN
Written by Spike Milligan. Illustrated by Spike Milligan.
Stock no. 2128134
Published by Virgin Publishing Limited. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A delightful anthology of Milligan's poems and stories for children illustrated throughout in colour with Spike's own drawings and specially commissioned artworks! Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1852278919.
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2128132
Published by Ted Smart. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.
Pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustraitons throughout. A great selection of traditional rhymes with a twist! 11 x 8.75". Couple of small score marks to bottom of rear cover. Contents are excellent!
Written by Julia Ellsworth Ford; Witter Bynner. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128075
Published by Moffat, Yard & Co.. 1st USA 1919. Slightly better than good condition.
Large format. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Title to front cover is 'Snickerty Nick and the Giant'. 3 colour plates. B/w plates. Marks and wear to cover; cup ring marks to rear cover. Margin marks and foxing throughout. Plate to page 30 has had its end trimmed off and has margin repairs.
THE WORLD OF CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1816758
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Brown boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. Colour decorated endpapers. 8 super full-page colour illustrations. Absolutely packed with b/w text illustrations. 243 pages. ISBN: 0416615805. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Light browning to text block. Light creasing to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly browned and rubbed at corners.
SWALLOW OF THE SEA
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Margaret Dobson.
Stock no. 2127829
Published by Country Life Limited. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.
Large format. Blue cloth with silver titles and decorations. Pages from a Yacht's Log. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/browning to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
EDWARD LEAR'S COMPLETE NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Edward Lear; Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2127787
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Nearly fine condition.
Yellow decorated cloth. Illustrations by the author hand-coloured for this edition. Cover design and colouring of illustrations by Richard Beards. 286 pages. A beautiful book. Introduced by Blake. Slip case is also in excellent condition, with some light wear to corners.
GREEN EGGS AND HAM
Written by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 2127775
Published by Collins & Harvill. Circa 1970. Very good condition.
Bright orange pictorial boards. Yellow pictorial endpapers. Superb colour illustrations accompany the nonsensical verse. 9" x 6.5". Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page browning.
UNDER THE WINDOW
Written by Kate Greenaway. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1816552
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1930. Good condition.
Olive green pictorial boards, cream cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers. A book of rhymes. Charming colour illustrations throughout. 55 pages. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Spine browned and title to spine is faded. Boards browned. Large inscription in ink to front endpaper. Closed tear to margin of page 55 (no loss). A few grubby marks to contents. Front hinge splitting between endpaper and half-title page. Hinges pulled.
Written by Alice Higgins. Illustrated by Maud Tousey.
Stock no. 2127703
Published by Whitman. Circa 1933. Almost very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. Unpaginated. Colour illustrations above small verse. Some scuffing to covers, which is also browned with some grubby marks and foxspots. Odd margin mark.
MY BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Muriel Dawson.
Stock no. 2127692
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.
A Tuck Book. Stiff card wraps. Pictorial front cover. Charming colour illustrations with rhymes below. Creasing to cover corners. A few foxspots and marks. Staples to spine have rusted. A few grubby marks to covers.
Written by Brian Wildsmith. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 2127668
Published by Oxford University Press. 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A Collection of Nursery Rhymes especially chosen with children in mind. Large format. White pictorial boards, lilac cloth spine. Bold colour illustrations. ISBN: 0192796119. Browning along cover edges. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few marks and some chips and nicks to corners.