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J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.

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A BOY AND HIS ROOM & THE ADVENTURES OF ISABEL
Written by Ogden Nash. Illustrated by Ionicus.
Stock no. 2131051
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards. Superb b/w illustrations throughout. Delightful and humourous verse, depicting two children: a vivid description of a boy's room; and how Isabel confronts and conquers her bad dreams. Spine is faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; some scuffs.
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THE WIND CALL
Written by Rosalie K. Fry. Illustrated by Rosalie K. Fry.
Stock no. 2131046
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. 6 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Bottom 2" of spine are faded. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present. Wrapper is creased with large tears an chips; 2" loss to base of spine and around rear panel; other smaller areas of loss.
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THE CHEWING-GUM RESCUE AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Margaret Mahy. Illustrated by Jan Ormerod.
Stock no. 2130937
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0460060848. SIGNED by author with lion illustration to title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning.
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THE LITTLE BOYS & THEIR BOATS
Written by Stephen Bone; Mary Adshead. Illustrated by Stephen Bone; Mary Adshead.
Stock no. 2130585
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 4th 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, blue title to spine and illustration to front. B/w illustration to endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to spine. Ink date stamp to front endpaper. Some edge-creasing to wrapper, with a few small nicks.
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HANS BRINKER OR THE SILVER SKATES
Written by Mary Mapes Dodge. Illustrated by Hans Baumhauer.
Stock no. 2130400
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classic Series. Beige and orange decorated cloth with blue titles. 8 colour plates plus b/w line drawings. 295 pages. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-wear.
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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2130210
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's illustrated Classics series. Red and cream decorated cloth with black titles. Colour frontis, line drawings to text. Wrapper is edge-creased with scuffing and tears; some chips; bottom corner of front flap also cut off.
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THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN
Written by Robert Browning. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2129894
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition.

Orange decorated cloth with black title to spine. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 41 pages. Scuff marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are very good indeed!
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LITTLE TOOT
Written by Hardie Gramatky. Illustrated by Hardie Gramatky.
Stock no. 2129670
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver titles and vignettes. Colour & b/w illustrations. Little Toot is the name of a tug-boat on a river. Some brown spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to page margins. Wrapper is torn and creased with some repairs to verso; top torn of rear panel has a couple of inch loss - with piece inserted to 'disguise' loss.
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CURTAIN UP
Written by Noel Streatfeild.
Stock no. 2129474
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, silver titles and vignette. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a bit of loss to corners and top and tail of spine; a few grubby marks.
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FAIRY TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by E. Dixon. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 2129324
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition.

Blue horse decoration on boards. With eight colour plates and 33 line drawings. 16 tales. 333 pages. New edition. Foxing and a few marks to outer page edges.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129162
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1941. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Dark yellow cloth with red titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. 127 pages. Reissue at a cheaper price. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping also along top edges of covers. Top piece of front endpaper has been cut out. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates present.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. circa 1927. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight fraying to top. Gilt to spine is darkened. Name plate to front pastedown, name in ink to front endpaper. Some pale page browning else contents clean.
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