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SONNETS
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2136608
Published by A.C. Curtis. 1902. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. This edition of Shakespeare's Sonnets has been carefully corrected and compared with the original edition published in 1609. The only alteration mae has been the correction of a few obvious misprints. Covers are a little bowed. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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FUN WITH MRS THUMB
Written by Jan Mark. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley.
Stock no. 1322412
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Mrs. Thumb is a genteel wooden doll living quietly in her doll's house when one day, the cat comes to play... Text in rhyme. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0744525349. Spine of dustwrapper is sunned.

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FANCY THAT!
No author listed. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 1322401
Published by Orchard Books. 1993. Very good condition.

Minipops series. Small format. Glazed pictorial boards. Delightful pop-up on every page. ISBN: 1852133457. Covers are fine. A couple of minor misfolds to the pop-ups.

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ALBERT, 'AROLD AND OTHERS
Written by Marriott Edgar. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1823272
Published by Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd.. Very good condition.

Wonderfully humourous soliloquies including the famed "Lion and Albert". Complemented by Hassall's ingenious drawings. Cardwraps with pictorial onlay showing Mr. and Mrs. Ramsbottom at Blackpool. Two-tone drawings throughout. Contains 12 poems. Some foxing present. Covers a little grubby and stained. Contents very nice.

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ANDY PANDY'S COUNTING AND RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Norman Satchell.
Stock no. 2136335
Published by Purnell. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Learn to count to ten! Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some stitching has started to come loose. Browning and foxing to pages - musty odour.

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TRADITIONAL NURSERY RHYMES AND CHILDREN'S VERSE
Written by Michael Foss; Lorraine Gerry; Leslie Gerry. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Lawson Wood; Charles Folkard; Dorothy M. Wheeler; et al..
Stock no. 2136303
Published by Michael Joseph. 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718115562. Second impression. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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ALL THE PRETTIEST NURSERY RHYMES AND SOME NEW ONES
Written by J.R. Sinclair; et al.
Stock no. 2136292
Published by The Sunday School Union. Circa 1903. Almost very good condition.

The Red Nursery Series. Colour pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to edges; some scuffs. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BROTHER, BABY AND I
No author listed. Illustrated by Pelagie Doane.
Stock no. 1322249
Published by Grosset & Dunlap. Circa 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A collection of 44 favourite poems and rhymes of childhood, selected and illustrated by Doane. Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Covers edge rubbed. Spine split at top and tail. Small mark to front cover. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and browned, splits at spine ends with loss at base.

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KENSINGTON RHYMES
Written by Compton Mackenzie; J.R. Monsell. Illustrated by J.R. Monsell.
Stock no. 1322245
Published by Martin Secker. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, brown boards. Gilt title to front board and spine. Colour plates and b/w chapter headers. Page edges untrimmed. 87 pages. 10 x 7.5". Covers are browned and edge worn, spine browned and bumped. Endpapers and half title-page lightly browned.

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BELLS & GRASS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Rowland Emett.
Stock no. 1322212
Published by Faber & Faber Ltd.. 1st 1941. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Book of Rhymes. Green cloth with black titles and vignettes. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. A few spots to textblock. Small grubby erasure mark to top corner of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is worn at spine and corners with some tape reinforcements on verso, wrapper is foxed.

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PEACOCK PIE
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Claude Lovat Fraser.
Stock no. 1322203
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1924. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and peacock vignette to front. 127 numbered pages. 16 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped, some slight scuffing to covers. Front cover is slightly warped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents and light browning to endpapers.

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COLERIDGE
Written by Andrew Lang; Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Illustrated by Patten Wilson.
Stock no. 2136069
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1898. Good condition.

Green cloth with dark green titles and decorations. Selections From The Poets Series. B/w plates. Split to top one inch of spine, which is also browned. Bumping along cover edges. Foxing and browning throughout.

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