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CAT'S CRADLE
Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 627754
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 £400. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Backstrip missing. Some loss of paper to lower edge of front cover not obliterating the illustration in anyway. Top three stitches of binding broken hence contents a little loose. Large tear to front endpaper messily repaired with tape. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. A few closed tears to edges of some pages. Contents a little grubby. Crayon mark across two lines of text to last page 'Goodbye'.

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FIFTY COUNTRY RHYMES FOR CHILDREN
Written by E.L.M. King.
Stock no. 380152
Published by Basil Blackwell. Very good condition.

Green cloth. White pictorial onlay to front cover. 54 pages, edges untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.

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TEN LITTLE PUSSY CATS STORY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 379826
Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cardwraps, slim format. 10 pages. 2 full-page colour illustrations, b/w text illustrations. Light rubbing to corners. Top corner of first page torn off. Some pale foxing. Staples rusty.

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THE THREE GOOD FRIENDS
No author listed.
Stock no. 596851
Published by Nelson & Sons. Fair condition.

Lily, Carrie & Floss. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Rear cover missing. Possibly incomplete. Foxing and indentation marks to pages. Full page colour illustrations are still very good.

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REVOLVING PICTURES
Written by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 596841
Published by Collins. 1979. Very good condition.

A reproduction from an Antique Book by Ernest Nister. Original published in 1892. Pictures changed by moving the tab. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0001956477. A few marks to covers. All revolving pictures appear to be in very good working order.

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PLAYTIME & COMPANY
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 379606
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Rhymes for children. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Title label to spine has browned and chipped with loss. Browning and wear to cover edges. Endpapers and page edges browned else contents clean.

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OUR OLD NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Alfred Moffat. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 379320
Published by Augener Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

De-luxe edition limited to 450 copies. Cream vellum binding, gilt titles, pictorial onlay to front cover. Very pretty illustrations in delicate pastel colours. Oblong format. All edges gilt. Rhymes set to music. SIGNED by illustrator. Covers ever so slightly marked, corners a little bumped and rubbed. Ties missing. Endpapers heavily foxed. Grubby fingermarks to some page margins but generally contents clean. A nice example - copy no. 4.

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GRANNIE'S LITTLE RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 379239
Published by Augener Ltd.; David McKay. Circa 1945. Very good condition.

No. 1 of "Old Nursery Rhymes". Small oblong format. Floral decorated boards with circular illustration to front. Pretty colour pictures throughout. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and date in ink (Christmas 1945) to front endpaper). A couple of pages have tiny cuts to lower margins. Contents clean.

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THE REAL MOTHER GOOSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Blanche Fisher Wright.
Stock no. 594952
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown/biege boards with large pictorial onlay to front cover. Two-tone and colour illustrations throughout. Bottom 3 inches of spine is split to one side, smaller split to other side, then horizonal tear across spine, 3" up from bottom. Corners are bumped and worn. Foxing to covers. Grubby marks and some foxing to a few pages internally. A few small margin tears to pages and light creasing. Pencil marks to a couple of pages internally.

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I CAN COUNT FROM 1 TO 10 PICTURES AND RHYMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 594908
Published by Amex Company Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Large colour pictures throughout, with number rhymes beneath. Cover corners are creased. Some marks to covers. Staples have rusted.

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WALT DISNEY NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 594121
Published by Purnell. 1973. Fine condition.

Large slim format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0361024460.

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WALT DISNEY NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 594124
Published by Purnell. 1st 1973. As new condition.

Large slim format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0361024460.

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