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BUTTERFLY LAND
Written by Frederick Langbridge.
Stock no. 739665
Very good condition.

Rhymes for Children. Cream pictorial cardwraps. 6 pretty chromolithograph illustrations plus b/w text illustrations. Covers and contents very slightly browned. A nice copy.

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MEIN ZAUBERKARUSSELL
Written by Ingrid Rudolph.
Stock no. 991424
Published by Obv. Fine condition.

Facsimile of an Ernest Nister moveable book. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Text in German. ISBN: 3215063433. Perfect working order.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 591627
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon cloth, gilt titles to spine and vignette to front cover. Top edge gilt. Numerous b/w illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. x and 103 pages. REDUCED FROM £195. Top of spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned, with some edge-tears and chips of loss to corners and top and tail of spine.

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FAVOURITE ANIMALS
No author listed.
Stock no. 591600
Published by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.. 1989. Fine condition.

An antique picture book - reproduction. Small format. Colour illustrations. Pop-ups and moveables. Open this book and enter an enchanting Victorian world. ISBN: 0001959751. Bumping to top and tail of spine. All moveables in excellent working order.

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THE CLEVER LITTLE TAILOR or SEVEN AT A BLOW
Written by Frederic B. Saywell. Illustrated by Herbert J. Harvey.
Stock no. 739032
Published by Halton & Truscott Smith Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White cloth spine with gilt title, decorated paper boards. 12 tipped-in colour plates mounted on grey captioned card. 56 pages. Top edge purple. Spine slightly bumped, corners lightly rubbed. Endpapers are lightly browned A couple of hinges are partly cracked. Some light marking to page margins but contents generally clean. Brown wrapper is slightly edge rubbed but clean.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 738962
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Deluxe edition bound in limp olive green morocco with gilt decorations to front cover and spine. Pink pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. All edges gilt. Spine is browned and worn. with slight loss to top. Edges are rubbed with slightly worn corners. Some light scuffing to rear cover. Previous owner's inscription in ink to half-title page. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. A couple of hinges slightly cracked, some light fingering to page margins. Very light browning to half-title page and light creasing to last page. Contents generally very clean.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 738899
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed to head and tail, spine has faded patches to centre and base. Lower edge of rear cover is very slightly faded. Covers generally bright and clean. Previous owner's name in ink to half-title page. One hinge cracked. A few very light finger marks to page margins. The book itself is a nice, clean copy. Original wrapper is in two halves (detached along rear edge of spine), spine is browned and has 2.5" loss at top, 1" loss at centre and slight loss at base, also patch of loss to top corner of rear panel. The wrapper looks as though it was originally too small for the book (0.5cm too small along top edge).

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REVOLVING PICTURES
Written by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 590328
Published by Collins. 1979. Fine condition.

A reproduction from an Antique Book by Ernest Nister. Original published in 1892. Pictures changed by moving the tab. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0001956477. All revolving pictures are in excellent working order.

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PLAYTIME & COMPANY
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 738506
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1925. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Rhymes for children. Corners worn, covers browned and slightly grubby. Slight chipping to title label on spine. Top page corner tips ever so slightly creased. Contents clean.

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MERRY CONCEITS AND WHIMSICAL RHYMES
Written by Charles H. Ross. Illustrated by Charles H. Ross.
Stock no. 737995
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1866. Good condition.

Blue embossed cloth, gilt title to spine and gilt decoration/title to front cover. Colour illustrations to each page with rhyme below (printed on one side of the page only). 62 pages. Spine and corners worn, covers slightly grubby and spine a bit darkened. Name in pencil (underscored) to front endpaper. Front joint cracked. Name in ink to booklist on rear fly-leaf. Lower corner tip of front free-endpaper torn off. Contents are a bit foxed and fingered but considering the age of the book still very good.

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THE SQUARE BEAR BOOK
Written by Martin Leman. Illustrated by Martin Leman.
Stock no. 587659
Published by Pelham. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Well-known for his superb paintings of sleek and sophisticated cats, this is Martin Leman's first collection of teddy bear paintings. Friendly and appealing, sometimes a little enigmatic and mysterious, a must for all lovers of teddy bears. Traditional nursery rhymes accompany each painting. Glazed boards. 6.5 x 6.5". Unpaginated. ISBN: 0720720036.

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SURPRISING PICTURES FOR LITTLE FOLK
No author listed.
Stock no. 587687
Published by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1986. Fine condition.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A reproduction of an antique revolving picture book by Ernest Nister. ISBN: 0001385720.

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