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MOTHER GOOSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1317417
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1946. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Nursery Rhymes. Cream and blue decorated cloth. 4 colour plates by Anderson, b/w text illustrations by other artists. 282 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Foxing, especially to textblock. Small tear to edge of one page. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and creased with loss to edges of front panel and large section of loss to top edge of rear panel. Mark to top front corner of dustwrapper.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Paula Rego.
Stock no. 2125731
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2010. Fine condition.

Introduction by Marina Warner. Large format. Green cloth spine with gilt title, b/w illustration to front & back cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. 70 pages. Slip case is very good; faded to some edges.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF BEDTIME RHYMES
Written by Geoffrey Lapage. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 2125694
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Pretty colour illustrations. Bumping along cover edges. Small inscription in ink to title page. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; some grubby marks.

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VERSES FOR CHILDREN
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2125658
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1918. Almost very good condition.

Tan/light brown cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front. 48 delightful colour plates to contents (which includes the endpapers). 340 pages plus four pages of adverts including adverts for 'Charming Colour Books for Children'. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and wear to covers. Name in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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THE LEGENDARY BALLADS OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by John S. Roberts.
Stock no. 2125368
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1868. Almost very good condition.

The Chandos Poets. Compiled and edited by Roberts. With original illustrations and steel portrait. Includes tales of Robin Hood. Looks like book has possibly been rebound at some time, with original spine laid down. Looks like a school crest has been gilded to front cover. Prize plate to front patsedown. Some foxing and page browning.

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LIFE & BALLADS OF ROBIN HOOD
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125363
Published by Milner and Company. Very good condition.

Small format. Red covers with gilt title/decorations and black borders to spine. B/w frontis. Pre 1883. Spine is a bit faded and wor. Ink stamp to front endpaper, which is also creased. Some foxing.

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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. 2125332
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cardwraps. 2 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. A few marks to covers. Creasing along edges and to corners. Scuff marks; mostly to rear cover. Light foxing.

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THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2125331
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1897. Fair condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. Gilt title to front cover. Grey pictorial endpapers. 288 pages, all edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Heavy bumping to couple of edges of covers and corners. Splitting to cloth to sides of spine; appears to have been partially reglued at some point. Marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Endpapers are creased with some small nicks etc. Foxing. Margin marks; damp stain to edge of some pages.

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THE GOLLIWOGG AT THE SEA-SIDE
Written by Bertha Upton. Illustrated by Florence Upton.
Stock no. 2125317
Published by Longmans. 1st thus 1968. Almost very good condition.

Small oblong format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. Facsimile of the 1898 edition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping to laminate on spine, which is also browned, with stain to base. Browning to a couple of other edges of covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. A few grubby margin marks.

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WARNE'S BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125246
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1947. Good condition.

Blue cloth spine. With Colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. Front cover shows children being read to in front of the fireplace, with goose and a teddy bear. First rhyme is 'Jack and Jill'. Bumping to corners and spine. Wear to covers. Front joint is cracked and a bit weak. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. A few grubby margin marks and some foxing.

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NURSERY RHYMES ABC
No author listed. Illustrated by T.H. Collins.
Stock no. 2125234
Published by Dean & Son. Fair condition.

Card wraps. Dean's Charming Graphic Alphabet Series. Colour illustrations. Spine is damaged, with some loss; chipping and splitting. Name in ink to front cover. Covers and pages are foxed. A reading copy.

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THE PIG THAT SAVED THE CITY
Written by H.Y.J. Taylor. Illustrated by Noreen Littleton.
Stock no. 2125176
Published by Miss N. Littleton. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Ballad of the Famous Pig Which Caused King Charles To Raise The Siege of Gloucester September 5 1643. Green cloth, gilt title and vignette. Red and black calligraphy. Line drawings. Illustrations and calligraphy by Littleton. ISBN: 0950704202. SIGNED by Illustrator/Calligrapher, with No. 199 (assumed Limited edition). A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks.

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