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POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS)

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2125850
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 16th 1927. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some grubby margin marks and foxspots.

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SONGS AND VERSE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Russell Ayto; Axel Scheffler; et al..
Stock no. 2125848
Published by Ted Smart. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Produced for The Book People Ltd. A visual feast zinging with colour and wit. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224070657. Wrapper a bit edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2125754
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Contains poems and pictures from Flower Fairies of the Spring, Summer and Autumn. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignette. 72 glorious colour plates. Grey/green endpapers. Spine is faded, with some bumping and wear. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing throughout. An early reprint. All plates present.

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REVES D'ENFANTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson.
Stock no. 1317430
Good condition.

Large format. Cream cardwraps. 6 pretty colour illustrations each with a verse on the facing page (text in French). Covers are edge worn with corner tip torn from lower rear cover and a small piece missing from edge of front cover. Foxing to contents and some slight chipping to page edges.

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WINTER
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317428
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Winter" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Some finger creases and some foxing.

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HERFST
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317427
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Autumn" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little bumped and rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Contents are lightly browned throughout.

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ZOMER
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317426
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Summer" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little bumped and rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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LENTE
No author listed. Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Stock no. 1317425
Published by Van Goor Zonen. 9th Very good condition.

"Spring" rhymes in Dutch. Red cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 24 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners just a little rubbed. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some corner creases and some foxing. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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MR MISTOFFELEES WITH MUNGOJERRIE AND RUMPELTEAZER
Written by T.S. Eliot. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1317408
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An exuberant interpretation of two poems from Eliot's classic "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats". Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 057115347X.

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THE NEW BOOK OF DAYS
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Philip Gough; M.W. Hawes.
Stock no. 2125742
Published by Oxford University Press. 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, dark blue title label to spine. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Browning to spine and cover edges. Prize plate to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browning and heavy foxing; some edge-tears and chips; a little loss to corners.

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EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125673
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Dark gold cloth with dark green titles and vignettes. 19 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w portrait of Dulac. Some spotting to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing. Margin tear to contents page. 4 plates have creasing. All plates present.

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THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
Written by Francis Turner Palgrave. Illustrated by Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale.
Stock no. 2125650
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth with black titles. 12 beautiful tipped-in and tissue-guarded colour plates. Darkening to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is price-cut with browning; edge-tears and chips; a bit of loss to top edge and some corners.

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