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THE THREE JOVIAL PUPPIES
Written by E.D. Cuming. Illustrated by J.A. Shepherd.
Stock no. 2127501
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, dark pictorial covers. Colour illustrations and rhymes. A tale of three foxhound puppies. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Foxing and some page browning. Appears to rear joint has been repaired.

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A SKY FULL OF KINDNESS
Written by Rob Ryan. Illustrated by Rob Ryan.
Stock no. 2127356
Published by Sceptre. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, white title to spine and vignette to front cover. Join two birds on an epic adventure as they become parents for the first time. From his studio in East London, Rob Ryan cuts pictures out of paper that are exhibited and sold in his shop, Ryantown, and all over the world. This is his second book. ISBN: 9781444723410. Small bump along one cover edge. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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THE SHOEING OF JERRY-GO-NIMBLE AND OTHER DIALECT POEMS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe; et al. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 2127301
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow/orange cloth with black titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to rear cover. Bookplate and tape marks to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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A BOOK OF CHILDREN'S NAMES
Written by Janet Grahame Johnstone; Anne Grahame Johnstone. Illustrated by Janet Grahame Johnstone; Anne Grahame Johnstone.
Stock no. 2127220
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1969. Very good condition.

An ABC of children's names and rhymes! Large format. Cream glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0603047556. Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. A few page edges are creased.

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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2127186
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Light bumping to a couple of corners. Pale foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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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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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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