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Written by Iona Opie. Illustrated by Monica Walker.
Stock no. 820373
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Some of the rhymes that delighted children in the reign of George III. Dark blue cloth, gilt title and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Front board bowed. Fading to edge of pink endpapers. Text block a little dusty else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is faded and edge-worn with loss.

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Written by G.E. Studdy. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 820294
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1926. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Written in rhyme. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Edges and corners are worn. Some grubby marks to covers. Front joint repaired. Rear joint is split for approx. 3". A few b/w illustrations have been neatly coloured in. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.

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Written by Chloe Keef. Illustrated by Chloe Keef.
Stock no. 384229
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Fine condition.

Melanie Mall visits the circus. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. Story told in rhyme. ISBN: 0723221790.

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Written by Gordon Murray. Illustrated by Peter Adby.
Stock no. 447072
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition.

From the BBC TV programme. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0603015298. Corners are bumped. 2cm tear to middle of bottom of title page.

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Written by Blanche McManus. Illustrated by Blanche Mcmanus.
Stock no. 819626
Published by A. Wessels Company. 1901. Almost very good condition.

Songs for the Nursery: Or Mother Goose's Melodies For Children. The true text without addition or abridgement. Green pictorial cloth with dark titles. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Covers are grubby, browned and scuffed with some marks. Some fraying to top of spine.

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Written by Will Ransom. Illustrated by Rie Cramer; Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 444744
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Dutch nursery rhymes translated into English with musical settings. 12 pretty tipped-in plates by Rie Cramer plus colour frontis by Anne Anderson. Brown boards, colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 79pp. 11 x 9". Bumping and wear to corners. Front endpaper is missing. Some light foxing throughout.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 443990
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Fair condition.

Dark cloth spine. Pictorial paper boards. Colour lithographs throughout. Covers grubby. Contents detached from covers. Foxing. Heavy paper surface damgae to bottom edges of pages.

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Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 629216
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1909. Good condition.

A Picture-Book for Little Folk. Grey pictorial paper boards depict mother cat with ball of yarn sitting next to kitten in a cradle. Dark grey endpapers. 6 Full page colour illustrations of cats plus colour illustrations to every page of rhyme. A later reprint (the first being 1908) with rhymes in a different order: First rhyme is Playtime in Pussy-Town. REDUCED FROM £300. Backstrip missing. Edges rubbed, corners worn. A few marks and surface paper wear to covers. 0.25" loss to top of spine. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. One or two minor crayon marks. Grubby finger marks throughout. Centre spread and verso has tape repair at middle edge for 5". Still a nice copy of a scarce Louis Wain book.

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Written by William Boyle. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson.
Stock no. 813809
Circa 1906. Fair condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Beautiful full page colour illustrations. Corners are very worn, with surface loss and actual loss to rear corner. Chipping to spine. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. Foxing to contents, which are generally very good.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 441767
Almost very good condition.

Large format. Shaped pictorial cardwraps. Covers show a Drummer Soldier Boy - but no title to cover. A collection of stories and rhymes for children. Covers are a bit grubby. Top of book is creased. Page edges browned plus a little foxing.

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No author listed. Illustrated by Kenneth Lovell.
Stock no. 381362
Published by Dean's Rag Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Good condition.

Rag Book 304. 10 pages of rhymes with colour illustrations. Covers a bit faded and grubby, small stain to base of spine. Contents grubby.

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Written by Allan Baillie. Illustrated by Wayne Harris.
Stock no. 438229
Published by Scholastic. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Be a hero and great warrior - hunting the last dragon! ISBN: 1863881190. SIGNED by author - 'Cheers Rebecca, good luck in finding the dragon!' with small knights helmet illustration. Spine and corners are bumped and worn, with a little chipping. A few indentation marks to covers. Binding is starting to come a little loose in places.

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