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PLAYTIME & COMPANY
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 614184
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Rhymes for children. Corners rubbed. Spine faded. Contents clean.

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PLAYTIME & COMPANY
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 656846
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Rhymes for children. Boards edge-worn and grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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THE HOLE AND CORNER BOOK
Written by B. Parker. Illustrated by N. Parker.
Stock no. 622119
Published by W. & R. Chambers. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards show family of rabbits peeping from covers. Brown & white illustrations. Animal rhymes. Covers lightly scuffed. Edges rubbed & worn. 1" and 0.25" loss of surface paper from base and top of spine. Cloth at base of spine split. Pale foxing throughout. Overall, a nice copy.

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A BUSHEL OF MERRYTHOUGHTS
Written by William Harry Rogers. Illustrated by Wilhelm Busch.
Stock no. 668728
Published by Sampson Low, Son & Marston. 1st 1868. Fair condition.

Four works in one volume. Contains: The Terrible Punishment of the Naughty Boys of Corinth; The Disobedient Children Who Stole Sugar-Bread; Cat And Mouse; The Fearful Tragedy of Ice-Peter. Reprinted in 1900 as A Book of Merry Thoughts. Oblong format, pictorial front board, green cloth spine. Comical b/w illustrations accompanied by hunourous verse. The book has been repaired with all pages having reinforced hinges. Page 13 of Cat and Mouse is missing as it is from all copies. Covers are worn and chipped at edges and badly scuffed to rear. Extensive foxing and grubby marks throughout with pencil drawings and annotation mainly on blank pages. Despite all this it remains a readable copy of a scarce Victorian book.

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NICHOLAS BENTLEY'S BOOK OF BIRDS
Written by Nicolas Bentley. Illustrated by Nicolas Bentley.
Stock no. 660895
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Avian Alphabet. B/w pictures. Humourous rhymes. Pictorial wrapper front flap creased with spine slightly sunned.

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NICHOLAS BENTLEY'S BOOK OF BIRDS
Written by Nicolas Bentley. Illustrated by Nicolas Bentley.
Stock no. 666622
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Avian Alphabet. B/w pictures. Humourous rhymes. Spine a little bumped, slight fading to boards. Wrapper edge-worn and grubby. Contents fine.

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THE GOLDEN BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
Written by T.C. Micklem.
Stock no. 621843
Published by Blandford Press. Circa 1955. Good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows blackbirds in a pie. Cloth spine has 1" tear to one side at centre height. Boards scuffed and scratched. Corners bumped and worn. Front and rear joints cracked. Pencil writting to front endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso front endpaper. A little colouring to page 42.

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MY BIG BEDTIME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 657831
Published by Tiger Books. 1st thus 1988. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Delightful rhymes and stories. ISBN: 1870461258.

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MY BIG BEDTIME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 803008
Published by Tiger Books. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Delightful rhymes and stories. ISBN: 1870461258. price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby to rear.

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TILES FROM DAME MARJORIE'S CHIMNEY CORNER
Written by F.S.J. Burne; H.J.A. Miles.
Stock no. 658385
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Circa 1889. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Blue engravings and text. Oblong format. The China in the book is selected from specimens in museums and private collections. Fascinating! Joints badly cracked, front one almost broken. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Boards slightly discoloured. Contents clean.

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MY PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Watty Piper. Illustrated by Eulalie; Victor G. Becker; Arthur O. Scott.
Stock no. 564336
Published by Platt & Munk. Circa 1941. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Colour pictorial front cover shows a family of pigs. Colour illustrations. Corners rubbed. Light foxing to endpapers.

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A PECK OF PEPPER
Written by Brian Alderson. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 603813
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Text taken from a copy of Peter Piper's Practical Principles of Plain and Perfect Pronunciation. Postscript by Brian Alderson. ISBN: 0701150432.

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