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ANTHOLOGY - POETRY

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STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLK
Written by Christine Chaundler; Dorothy Russell; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Katharine Oldmeadow; May Wynne; et al. Illustrated by Topham; et al..
Stock no. 1108499
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cloth spine. Repeated pattern to boards; boy and girl stood underneath tree, looking up. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is 'The Little Old Woman and the Queen That Came To Tea' by Chaundler. Stories and rhymes. Pinnacle Series. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little chipped and nicked to corners; minimal loss; some edge-creasing.
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THE LIFE OF MAN SYMBOLISED BY MONTHS OF THE YEAR
Written by Richard Pigot. Illustrated by John Leighton.
Stock no. 1806272
Published by Longmans, Green, Reader & Dyer. 1st 1866. Good condition.

Passages selected by Richard Pigot. Large format. Red leather binding, raised bands and gil title to spine, gilt decoration to sides and also gilt tooling to margin of leather on inside boards. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. xii and 240 pages. Edges rubbed and worn. Boards darkened. Top of spine worn. Front joint broken. Bookplate to verso of free front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots but contents generally clean. Front endpaper starting to detach from bottom edge. Binding otherwise tight.
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FLOWERS OF DELIGHT
Written by Leonard De Vries.
Stock no. 586457
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1965. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Culled by De Vries from the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books. An agreeable Garland of Prose & Poetry for the Instruction and Amusement of little Masters and Misses and their distinguished Parents. Large format. Brown decorated boards with gilt title to spine. Embellished with some 750 elegant woodcuts and Engravings of which upwards of 125 are coloured. 232 pages. Corners bumped. Wrapper lightly edge-browned.
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MY BRIMFUL BOOK
Written by Dana Bruce. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor; Margot Austin; Wesley Dennis.
Stock no. 582146
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark red titles to imitation cloth covers. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. Favourite poems of childhood, Mother Goose Rhymes and Animal Stories. Edited by Bruce. Cover edges are worn. Foxing to outer page edges. Pictorial wrapper is very edge-torn and chipped with pieces of loss to edges and some repairs with sticky tape.
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DRAGON'S SMOKE
Written by Wes Magee. Illustrated by Catherine Brighton.
Stock no. 426480
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. An anthology of poems collected by Wes Magee. Poetry One. ISBN: 0631900098. SIGNED by Wes Magee - 'For David' 1996 on title page. Spine a little faded. A couple of corners lightly creased.
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A SHOOTING STAR
Written by Wes Magee. Illustrated by Lorraine White.
Stock no. 426481
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Poetry Two. Poems collected by Wes Magee. ISBN: 063190011X. SIGNED by Wes Magee - 'For David, Happy Daze!' on title page. Covers a little unevenly browned.
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NIFFS AND WHIFFS
Written by Jennifer Curry. Illustrated by Susie Jenkin-Pearce.
Stock no. 426363
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

Compiled by Jennifer Curry. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Smells evoke memories - this is an anthology of poems - a plethora of pongs, both pleasant and putrid! ISBN: 0370315561. SIGNED by compiler, with inscription on verso of half-title page. Small bump with a little wear to top of spine. Contents are fine.
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THE BEST OF FRIENDS
Written by Tony Bradman. Illustrated by Madeleine Baker.
Stock no. 426364
Published by Blackie. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. The 'Poems for me' series. Poetry for younger readers that explores just what friendship means to a child... ISBN: 0216923301. SIGNED by Bradman with inscription on title page. A little bumping to base of spine, else fine.
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FINGERS CROSSED
Written by Chris Powling. Illustrated by Jean Baylis.
Stock no. 732060
Published by Blackie. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

13 stories and 13 poems for nine year olds. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0216921139. SIGNED by author with inscription on title page. Spine very slightly bumped.
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MISCELLANY FOUR
Written by Edward Blishen.
Stock no. 425063
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An anthology of short stories and poems that incorporate b/w illustrations and colour plates. Edited by Blishen. SIGNED by author to title page (With No accompanying inscription). Covers grubby, edges worn, corners bumped. Some light surface paper damage to pastedown. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little grubby and has a cover stuck to verso.
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PAWS AGAIN
Written by Maureen Melvin. Illustrated by Geoff Crook.
Stock no. 691368
Published by Chapmans. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Anthology of verse by Abigail a seven year old King Charles Spaniel. Delightful b/w illustrations. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1855925613. Wrapper just very slightly rubbed at top corners.
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FLOWERS OF DELIGHT
Written by Leonard De Vries.
Stock no. 323560
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Culled by De Vries from the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books. An agreeable Garland of Prose & Poetry for the Instruction and Amusement of little Masters and Misses and their distinguished Parents. Large format. Brown decorated boards with gilt title to spine. Embellished with some 750 elegant woodcuts and Engravings of which upwards of 125 are coloured. 232 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut and very slightly grubby.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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