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FLOWER CHILDREN
Written by G.M. Faulding. Illustrated by Eleanor S. March.
Stock no. 1702896
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1927. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Flower Book For Little Folks. Small format, pictorial boards. Blue pictorial endpapers. Colour plates. Name in ink to front pastedown. Light rubbing to corners.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1202182
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 10th 1925. Almost very good condition.

Deluxe red leather binding with gilt decoration to spine and vignette/border to front cover. All edges gilt. 99 pages. B/w text illustrations. 2ND edition of the Deluxe calf binding, although 10th edition of this title overall. Damp mark to bottom edge of front cover that is 1" in height at most. Damp is also to rear cover at base, next to spine and in triangular patch outwards. Chipping to leather at base of spine, with a little loss. Bumping to top of spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Damp patches go through to pastedowns and endpapers and few pages of book either side. Browning and foxing. Some grubby margin marks. Covers nice and bright.

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PLAYTIME & COMPANY
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1801536
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Rhymes for children. Corners lightly worn, covers a little scuffed, red spine slightly faded. Contents clean.

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WIDDY-WIDDY-WURKEY
Written by Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Valery Carrick.
Stock no. 1701536
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nursery Rhymes from many lands. Orange boards with blue titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Translated by Rose Fyleman Name in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing. Wrapper grubby with edge tears and some loss to top of rear panel.

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UNCLE'S ANIMAL BOOK
Written by G.E. Studdy. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1801114
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1923. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Written in rhyme. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Edges rubbed, corners worn, covers browned. Endpapers slightly grubby else contents nice and clean. A nice copy!

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TUFTY, TEDDY AND TOOTS
Written by Agness E. Cash. Illustrated by Stavert J. Cash.
Stock no. 1801042
Published by Partridge. Circa 1916. Almost very good condition.

The Adventures of Three Bold Bears told in verse. Small format. Grey paper boards with lilac vertical lines and pictorial onlay to front showing bears coming down the stairs. 4 colour plates, b/w illustrations to text. Not paginated. Top and tail of spine worn. All plates present. Centre hinge pulled. '15' in ink to top margin of one page else contents clean.

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A NURSERY COMPANION
Written by Iona Opie; Peter Opie.
Stock no. 1301028
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume, the celebration of an epoch, brings together the contents of more than a score of early 19th century children's booklets including classics such as 'Dame Wiggins Of Lee', 'House That Jack Built' etc. Hundrens of illustrations throughout - many in colour. Grey boards, red title to spine. Red endpapers. 12 x 8". 128 pages. ISBN: 0192122134. Corners bumped. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and has a little wear to spine and corners.

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PUZZLE PICTURES FOR THE LITTLE ONES
Written by L.L. Weedon.
Stock no. 824337
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Circa 1915. Good condition.

Nister No. 4320. Blue cloth spine, pictorial paper boards show three children and a dog with a finished snowman holding an umbrella. Verses by L.L. Weedon. Transforming pictures operated by two revolving discs. B/w text illustrations. REDUCED from £280. Corners lightly worn, rear cover scratched and scuffed. Joints and hinges strengthened with clear tape. Prize plate to front pastedown. First hinge pulled. All five transforming scenes have a certain extent of repair - at least one side of the picture is very cleverly matched to make a whole border once more (not affecting the moving picture). Some tape repair to moveables. Overall a presentable copy of an unusual item.

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NOAH'S ARK
Written by Dorothy Bell Briggs. Illustrated by Tony Brice.
Stock no. 823367
Published by Rand McNally & Co.. 1945. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Colour pictorial boards showing Noah's Ark. Colour & b/w illustrations. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corner clipped from half-title page. Spine edge cracked on front cover.

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PIXIELAND RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Rene Cloke.
Stock no. 385039
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Pixie Book Series. Very small format (4 x 4 inches). Pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. Staples are rusty and situated more to front of book rather than on spine (binding error). Top corner tips of pages are slightly creased else contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed with a small rust spot to lower staple area on front panel.

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CHILDREN'S SINGING GAMES
Written by Alice B. Gomme. Illustrated by Winifred Smith.
Stock no. 405613
Published by David Nutt. 1st 1894. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Grey cloth, black illustrations and titles. Contains music, words and decorations to many popular rhymes. 70 pages. Covers a little grubby. Contents very nice indeed.

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PLAY HOURS AND PLAY TIME
No author listed.
Stock no. 384899
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1882. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue decorated cloth with gilt titles. Floral decorated endpapers. 12 full-page colour illustrations. Verses for chldren. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers are a little grubby at edges, small indentations to cover edges. Neat name and date in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing and fingering to contents. Margins of plates are lightly stained (damp?). Still a very nice copy.

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