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QUAKE, QUAKE, QUAKE
Written by Edward Gorey; Paul Dehn. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1208712
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1961. 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. A few faint margin marks to contents. Wrapper is price-cut, nicked and rubbed at corners with a small closed tear at lower spine.

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RICHARD SCARRY'S BEST NURSERY RHYMES EVER
Written by Richard Scarry. Illustrated by Richard Scarry.
Stock no. 1814298
Published by Hamlyn. 1977. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 060108666X. Spine worn and lightly faded/browned. Page edge browning to contents. Some closed margin tears (no loss).

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WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH A SHOE?
Written by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507630
Published by Margaret K. Mcelderry Books. 1st USA 1997. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Questions and wonderfully silly, laugh provoking answers in a game played by a little girl and boy. White pictorial boards with cloth spine. Oblong format 11.25 x 6". Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0689812310. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Small mark to front cover. Erased writing to top corner of front endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chips and tears, grubby and rear panel creased.

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DER STRUWWELPETER
Written by Heinrich Hoffmann. Illustrated by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 1507601
Published by Sigbert Mohn Verlag. Slightly better than good condition.

Beige boards, colour illustration to front, black titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Text in German. Pages printed on one side only. 10 x 7.75". Spine bumped and worn, backstrip has been glued into place at bottom with 1" loss on either side. Wear to corners and cover edges, bump to top edge of front cover. Covers slightly grubby and foxed, partial cup ring to front cover. Contents very good.

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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1407056
Published by Pan Books. 1st thus 1975. Almost very good condition.

A Piccolo book. Pictorial card wraps. Double-sided colour plates and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0330245317. Bumping to spine and corners. Cover edges rubbed. Spine faded. Small area of light green colouring to bottom of text block. Plates are bright.

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DITTIES FOR THE NURSERY
Written by Iona Opie. Illustrated by Monica Walker.
Stock no. 1507497
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a almost very 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. Ex-Library with ink stamp, tape and labels removed from front endpapers, writing to publisher's page, rest of contents unmarked. Some light foxing, mainly to text block. Dustwrapper has fading to spine and panels alongside, also small tear to front panel.

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AUNTIE'S LITTLE RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1507462
Published by Augener Ltd.. circa 1920. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

No. 3 of Old Nursery Rhymes. Floral decorated boards with circular picture to front. Small oblong format. Pretty pastel illustrations every page. A little wear to spine and corners. Just a couple of light foxspots. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small chips and tears, small amount of loss from top edge of rear panel. Also slightly grubby with light browning to flaps.

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NURSIE'S LITTLE RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1507461
Published by Augener Ltd.. circa 1920. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

No. 4 of Old Nursery Rhymes. Small oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Slight wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and chips, line of wear along spine just below title. Slightly grubby, light browning to flaps. Light foxing/browning on verso.

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BABY'S LITTLE RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1507460
Published by Augener Ltd.. circa 1920. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

No. 6 of Old Nursery Rhymes. Small oblong format. Decorated paperboards. Full-page colour illustrations facing well-known rhymes. Small amount of wear to spine and corners. Light foxing to endpapers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few tears and chips, slight loss from top of spine and rear fold. Spots of surface loss from title on spine. Also a bit grubby. Light browning to flaps.

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GRANNIE'S LITTLE RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1507459
Published by Augener Ltd.; David McKay. circa 1920. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

No. 1 of "Old Nursery Rhymes". Small oblong format. Floral decorated boards with circular illustration to front. Pretty colour pictures throughout. Spine worn with tiny split to top edge. Small amount of wear to spine and corners. Contents clean. Scarce dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a couple of small tears and light creasing. A little surface loss and line of wear down rear panel. Also slightly grubby. Light browning to flaps.

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THE ANIMALS NOAH FORGOT
Written by A.B. Paterson. Illustrated by Norman Lindsay.
Stock no. 1814148
Published by Lansdowne Press. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Enlarged and redesigned edition. Australian children's verse. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0701804408. Dustwrapper spine faded and worn top & tail. Rear panel a little scuffed.

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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1814111
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1931. Almost very good condition.

A board book. Red cloth spine with black title and vignette. Pictorial paper boards. First rhyme is 'Old Mother Goose', last rhyme is 'The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe'. Colour illustrations and red & white text illustrations. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Boards a little warped. Name in ink to title page and top margin of belongs to page. A few grubby marks to contents.

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