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R. CALDECOTT'S PICTURE No. 2
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2126738
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1915. Almost very good condition.

Beige pictorial cloth. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contains The Three Jovial Huntsmen; Sing A Song For Sixpence; The Queen of Hearts; The Farmer's Boy. Grubby marks and scuffs to covers. Couple of holes to cloth to front cover. Some foxing.

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THE NEW RECRUIT
Written by Edith Fraser. Illustrated by Peter Fraser.
Stock no. 2126737
Published by Ed. J. Burrow & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Delightful colour pictures of toy soldiers and their new recruit - George Albert the farmer's son. Story in verse. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small tear hole to middle of spine. Some surface paper lifting to covers at corners. Foxing and browning.

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TOPSY
No author listed. Illustrated by J. Farrar.
Stock no. 2126733
Very good condition.

A Rhyming Story. 'Title' on front says 'A Present From Topsy'. A shaped book with easy-to-read print and colour illustrations. Wear to spine, with small split to base. Some foxing. Staples have rusted.

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AT HOME
Written by J.G. Sowerby; Thos. Crane. Illustrated by J.G. Sowerby; Thomas Crane.
Stock no. 2126693
Published by Marcus Ward & Co.. Circa 1881. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to cover edges. Some light chipping. Foxing throughout. Joints repaired.

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THE STORY OF THE FROG WHO WOULD A-WOOING GO
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2126686
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Large colour illustrations pages, with text on opposite page. Some b/w illustrations. Rebacked, with new cloth spine, but still retains original colour pictorial endpapers, which have been restuck. Uneven fading to cover edges; some marks. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. A few grubby finger marks. Text pages are uncut at long edge (published like this). Colour illustrations are lovely and bright.

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IN CHINGALEE
Written by B. Clayton Tomlinson. Illustrated by M.E. Stewart.
Stock no. 2126685
Published by Serif Books. 1st 1952. Good condition.

Blue cloth. Two-tone illustrations. SIGNED by author; a dedication/presentation copy to his wife. What is possibly a proof copy, with another set of what appears to be identical pages loosely inserted. Covers are very marked with scuffs. Foxing to outer page edges. One hinge is badly pulled/broken, with stitching showing, but still attached. A few page marks.

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THE REAL MOTHER GOOSE POP-UP
No author listed. Illustrated by Pat Paris.
Stock no. 2126645
Published by Child's Play (International) Ltd.. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

Humpty-Dumpty and Other Nursery Rhymes. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0859532453. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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THE REAL MOTHER GOOSE POP-UP
No author listed. Illustrated by Pat Paris.
Stock no. 2126593
Published by Child's Play (International) Ltd.. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

The Cat and the Fiddle and Other Nursery Rhymes. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 085953247X. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL II (EDWARD I TO RICHARD III)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126369
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cardwraps. 2 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Chipping and wear to spine and cover edges. Some uneven fading and browning. Creasing. Some foxing.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL IV (JAMES 1 TO GEORGE V)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126367
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Humourous Rhymes of Historical Times. Two superb colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Pictorial card wraps. Staples to spine have rusted. Some chipping and wear to spine and cover edges. Foxing and browning to cover and some internal pages. Rear cover has vertical crease.

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SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE
No author listed. Illustrated by Mary Tozer.
Stock no. 2126358
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Easy to read text. ISBN: 0437794172. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven browning to edges. Bowing to a couple of cover corners.

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HADRIAN IN THE ORIENT
Written by Candida Lycett Green. Illustrated by Christopher Thynne.
Stock no. 1317419
Published by Collins. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hadrian the Hedgehog and friends have adventures in India. Mottled blue/black cloth with gold illustration on front board. Illustrated with black and white sketches throughout. Story in verse. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout. Dustwrapper is price-cut and slightly foxed.

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