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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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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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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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THE CHILD'S BOOK OF VERSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1507318
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1958. Good condition.

16 enchanting colour plates. Pictorial front cover. Orange cloth spine. 128 pages includes index. The Sunshine Series. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with some faint writing to front cover. Spine browned with name ink stamp near centre. Front endpaper has been stuck to pastedown. Name and date in pen and in child's writing to half-title page, ink stamp to verso of frontis. Marks and foxing to contents. All plates present, one has grubby mark to margin. Line drawn on text block.

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APPLEY DAPPLY'S NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1208652
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, green titles, onlay to front board. 34 numbered pages. Small format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723206139. Base of spine just very slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly marked and creased.

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RHYMES OF OLD TIMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1406741
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, dark green titles and decorative peach border to front cover. Beautiful mounted colour plates and two-tone text illustrations. 108 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to half title page which has been partially covered in black ink, some of which can be seen on next page. Light brown marks to prelims which correspond with ink marks. Some page browning. Fingering to some pages. Edges of pages 25 - 32 have been roughly trimmed. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Loss to bottom of spine. Spine is browned. Wrapper is grubby.

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I SAW ESAU
Written by Iona Opie; Peter Opie.
Stock no. 1316533
Published by Williams and Norgate Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Rhymes you knew at school, all collected together for the first time and combined with the Opie's valuable notes, witty and erudite. Blue cloth. Spin and corners bumped. A couple of small faded patches to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is foxed and has a couple of patches of loss to spine (corresponding with the faded patches to the book).

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 1406623
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1965. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige/orange illustrated boards. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Surface paper damage to both paste downs and to half title page. Numbers in ink to top of front endpaper. Foxing mainly to page margins and edge of text blocks. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Bottom edge of front panel and top edge of rear panel are ragged. Small label with number 828 on it to bottom of spine. Wrapper covered in plastic film which has been unevenly trimmed and is grubby.

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