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Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 2125071
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Almost very good condition.

Cream boards with large colour picture to front cover. Full page colour illustrations; all pages printed on only one side. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks and spotting to covers. Damp mark along top edge of rear cover. Light foxing and some margin marks internally.

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Written by R.B. Dobson; J. Taylor.
Stock no. 2125027
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Introduction to the English Outlaw. Card wraps. 14 of the original surviving texts are faithfully reproduced, with accompanying commentary and an additional selection of related poems and play extracts. ISBN: 0862996104.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 2124999
Published by Balfour Publications. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Card wraps. Includes 7 Nursery rhyme pictures to paint. One page shows the full colour finished picture to copy on the facing page. Vertical creasing to covers. A few small edge tears to covers. Belongs to box has been completed in ink. Only 1 picture in this painting book has been attempted.

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Written by Gelett Burgess. Illustrated by Gelett Burgess.
Stock no. 2124959
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

A Manual of Manners for Polite Infants Inculcating many Juvenile Virtues Both by Precept and Example With Ninety Drawings. Pictorial orange cloth with cream title blocks and black titles. B/w illustrations. 8.5 x 7". Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Prize 'plate' to front endpaper - now detached. A couple of relevant newspaper cuttings stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning.

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Written by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 1317262
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1950. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Humourous rhymes. Printed on one side of the paper only. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few small marks to rear cover. Small inner margin tears to pages 17 & 18. Light fingermarks to endpapers and some page margins. Title-page is foxed and lightly browned

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Written by John Yeoman. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815911
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Great-Uncle Bertie (who thinks he's a budgie), Cousin Lucy (who's mad about paint) and Auntie Amanda (who teaches mice ballet) are just three of the remarkable relatives immortalised in the lively verse and illustrations of an unusual Family Album. Pink glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0241132932.

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Written by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 1815756
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. Almost very good condition.

White pictorial boards with same image on front and rear. Colour illustrations. Boards are grubby, rubbed at edges. Stain affecting page 23 but only affecting one verse (of three). Contents generally clean.

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Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 2124246
Published by Penguin. 1st 1951. Good condition.

Puffin Picture Book 91. Oblong format. Pink pictorial paper wraps. Delightful colour illustrations. Words and music. Contents are almost detached from covers, which are unevenly faded and foxed; damp mark along bottom edge and a couple of nicks. Contents are still very good - lovely and bright!

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Written by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 1815527
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 pages. Colour illustrations. Ex-library. Boards grubby and rubbed with some surface paper loss. Contents detached. Page edge browning.

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No author listed. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees.
Stock no. 2124069
Published by Geographia Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small oblong format. Colour illustrations. Some wear to cover edges; a bit of scuffing. Creasing to endpapers. Some margin marks.

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Written by Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Myrrha Bantock.
Stock no. 1317177
Published by Boosey & Co. Ltd.; Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1933. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue spine. Pictorial paper boards. Music by Thomas F. Dunhill. B/w illustrations with the rhymes and musical scores. Covers slightly browned at edges with faded to base of spine. Title-page and last page partly/lightly browned. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss, creased to lower front edge and a little grubby in general.

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Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1609934
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1927. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corners a little bumped and scuffed. half-title page is browned, with inscriptions and two teddy bear drawings. A few foxspots, but contents generally clean and bright.

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