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LAVENDER'S BLUE
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2123781
Published by Oxford University Press. 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream spine. Bright colour pictorial boards and endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. A Book of Nursery Rhymes compiled by Kathleen Lines. Wear to cover edges. Wrinkling to page edges internally; possibly the pages have been damp at some time. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and chipping; wrinkled.

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QUENTIN BLAKE'S NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1814627
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224021443. Spine lightly browned. A few minor foxspots.

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VERSES FOR CHILDREN
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123707
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 2nd Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth, dark titles, pictorial onlay to front. Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. 48 coloured plates (includes endpapers). 344 pages including advertisement pages. Second edition. Small tear hole, with splitting to spine. Score marks with chipping and a little loss to onlay to front cover. Joints are cracked. Creasing to endpapers. Foxing. All plates present.

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THIS YEAR: NEXT YEAR
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2123608
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Text surrounded by colour boarder. Small splits to top and tail of spine on both sides, with chipping and some loss. Foxing, mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a few pieces of loss; some foxing and marks.

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NURSERY RHYMES, STORIES AND PICTURES
Written by Frank Adams. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2123584
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A lovely collection of short but popular nursery stories. 84 full page colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A delightful book! Rebound, red covers, with original red cloth spine and gilt title. Large format. Bumping to corners and spine. Mottling to original cloth spine. Tear to rear endpaper. All colour plates present.

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DAME PERKINS AND HER GREY MARE
Written by Lindon Meadows. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2123555
Published by Sampson Low, Son & Marston. 1st 1866. Very good condition.

Or, The Mount For Market. Purple cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front cover. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to endpapers and page margins.

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THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS, THE THREE WHITE KITTENS, &C.
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123524
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Good condition.

Picture-book for the Nursery. Containing 16 coloured illustrations. Large format. Blue cloth with black/gilt decorations and title boxes. Covers are marked and mottled. Fraying to cloth at corners and top and tail of spine. Front endpaper is MISSING. Some pencil marks to some pages internally; at least one colour plate. Grubby margin marks. A reading copy.

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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Laurence Alma Tadema. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1507698
Published by The Children's Press. Slightly better than good condition.

Proverbs and Rhymes Games. Foreword by Tadema. Orange cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board shows Mother Goose with two children, rear board is orange. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers rubbed. Pencil lines etc. to rear cover. Front joint cracked, rear joint badly cracked, webbing showing. A few margin tears and marks to contents. Foxing.

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THE FRANK ADAMS BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 1507694
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers a bit grubby with light scratches to front cover. Spine darkened. A few grubby fingermarks to contents.

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QUAKE, QUAKE, QUAKE
Written by Edward Gorey; Paul Dehn. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1407182
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Leaden Treasury of English Verse. hair-raising parodies of familiar verses. Terrifying if they were not so funny - and funny if they were not so terrifying! Yellow mottled boards with green title to spine and vignette of tree to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 109 pages. Bumping to spine plus small bump to side of front board. A little browning to corners of text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Browning to spine, front panel and verso.

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THE JUMBLIES
Written by Edward Gorey; Edward Lear. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1407178
Published by Chatto & Windus. 3rd 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Grey/green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 5.75 X 8.75". ISBN: 0701112993. Browning to spine and boards. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased. Wrapper is price-cut with new publisher price sticker above. Spine and front panel faded. A few marks to rear panel.

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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1208715
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Wrapper is rubbed at top edge and slightly nicked at corners.

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