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THE GOLDEN PATH
Written by Louie Jesse. Illustrated by Valerie Sweet.
Stock no. 1814293
Published by Educational Publishing Company. Very good condition.

E.P.C. Golden Story Series Book 3. Pictorial green cloth card covers. Colour frontis and numerous b/w illustrations. 164 pages.
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THE SHOPPING BASKET
Written by John Burningham. Illustrated by John Burningham.
Stock no. 1208667
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1982. Very good condition.

A simple story with plenty of bright colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. Yellow end papers. Unpaginated. Large format. ISBN: 0224018647. Faint browning to covers and edge of prelims. Two pages have small patch of surface loss, not affecting text or illustrations, else contents near fine.
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ANT AND BEE AND THE ABC
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2123233
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1979. Almost very good condition.

The first Ant and Bee book. Small oblong format. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718200306. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1 inch tear hole to spine, on rear cover. Some chipping and wear along cover edges.
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PUPPIES AND KITTENS
Written by M.E. Gagg. Illustrated by H. Woolley.
Stock no. 1406610
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 563. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Bold, easy to read text. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to one page otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Wrapper is foxed and is a little browned to verso.
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THE ENID BLYTON NATURE READERS NO. 25
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1406271
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. circa 1946. Very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Two-tone text illustrations. Contains "Diggy's Little Garden" and "Hoppitty-Skip and Crawl-About". Spine and corners a little rubbed. Inscription in ink to inside of front cover. Slight creasing to a couple of pages - possibly a binding error. A few light margin marks otherwise contents are clean.
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THE DALE READERS FIRST PRIMER
Written by Nellie Dale. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1405589
Published by George Philip & Son. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. New Edition, entirely reset in large type. A little bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading to cover edges. Tears to bottom fold of some pages. Slight loss to bottom of first page of text. A few foxspots and a little fingering otherwise contents are clean.
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THE DALE READERS INFANT READER
Written by Nellie Dale. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1405587
Published by George Philip & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Green linen covered cardwraps with black illustration and title to front. Colour full-page and text illustrations. Easy to read text. Spine and corners bumped. Spine a little worn. Brown patch to top of rear cover. Couple of hinges cracked. Foxing mostly to endpapers otherwise contents clean.
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OUR DARLING'S FIRST BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1505338
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1957. Almost very good condition.

Bright Pictures and Easy Lessons for Little Folk. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows young boy reading to young girl, who's sat on a stool. 6 colour plates plus colour alphabet of names to centre also b/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers lightly scuffed in places with an odd mark. Ink inscription and tiny date stamp to front endpaper. Just a couple of small margin marks to contents.
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THE ABC PICTURE BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1505184
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Cosy Corner Picture Book. Illustrated alphabets and some numbers. Green cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children reading a book, 10 x 7.5". Illustrated endpapers. 2 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Some wear to spine and corners. Covers a bit grubby. Ink inscription to verso of frontis. Light foxing to text block. Contents clean. Book has slight musty smell.
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THE EASY READING BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1505183
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Very good condition.

Cosy Corner Picture Book. Contains the alphabet, counting, puzzles and short stories. Red spine, pictorial front cover shows girl and doll stood facing each other, 10 x 7.5". Illustrated endpapers. Two colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover grubby. Ink inscription to top corner of front pastedown. Erased pencil scribble to rear endpapers. Foxing and a few marks to frontis, title page and first two text pages, rest of contents have less foxing and just a very odd mark. Some of dot-to-dots have been completed then erased.
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BABY BUNTING'S FIRST BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1314977
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial boards. 2 pretty colour plates. B/w illustrations to text throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Foxing to contents. One page has a small margin tear. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to top corner of front pastedown.
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LATER, GATOR!
Written by Erik Brooks. Illustrated by Erik Brooks.
Stock no. 2117907
Published by Sterling Children's Books. 1st USA 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Gator's moving, and he's so sad to say goodbye to his friends. Worst of all, he doesn't know anyone in his new neighbourhood! Easy-to-read text. American edition. ISBN: 9781454918165. Bumping to base of spine; some edge-creasing to wrapper.
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