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POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS)

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THE COURTSHIP OF THE YONGHY-BONGHY-BO & THE NEW VESTMENTS
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin Maddison.
Stock no. 1317730
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0904069222. Spine and corners bumped. Some foxing to covers and to dustwrapper. Some light wrinkling of pages at lower edges (damp? but no staining). Dustwrpaper is edge worn and creased.
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THE PELICAN CHORUS AND QUANGLE WANGLE'S HAT
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin W. Maddison.
Stock no. 1317729
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. Bright water colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0904069400. A few light foxspots to covers and to textblock. Some light creasing to edges of dustwrapper.
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THE OLD BALLAD OF THE BABES IN THE WOOD
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130149
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Fairy Tale Picture Book (General Editor: Kathleen Lines). Pictorial boards. Large colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. 28 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Story in verse. ISBN: 0370011341. Wrapper is unevenly foxed with 1" tear to bottom of front panel.
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THE COMPLETE NONSENSE OF EDWARD LEAR
Written by Edward Lear; Holbrook Jackson. Illustrated by Edward Lear.
Stock no. 2130122
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial cloth. B/w text illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly foxed and browned; some tears and chips, but minimal loss; creasing. Pen mark to front panel.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 2130100
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Michael Rosen. Attractive blue pictorial cloth. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Slip case is very good - a little fading; small area of surface paper damage to one edge.
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RED RIDING HOOD
Written by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1817453
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Retold in verse for boys and girls to read themselves. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0001954598. Name in ink to front endpaper else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper has a large amount of loss to rear panel (almost half from the top).
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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317713
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Spine slightly bumped. Some very slightly creasing to wrapper edges. A bright copy.
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TRADITIONAL NURSERY RHYMES AND CHILDREN'S VERSE
Written by Michael Foss. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson; Lawson Wood; Kate Greenaway; et al..
Stock no. 2129897
Published by Book Club Associates. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, gilt title to spine, colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 184 pages, 9.75 x 7". Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.
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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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THE TOYMAN AND OTHER VERSES
Written by Mary Dobson.
Stock no. 2129893
Published by Humphrey Milford. Circa 1956. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Title to front cover is: The Toyman and Other Songs of India For Children. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2129847
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 9th 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book no devotee of The Hobbit can afford to miss... a selection of verses which are masterpieces of technical skill. Attractive colour pictorial boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0048210196. Bumping to spine. Bookplate tipped in to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; also what appears to be a damp mark to outer page edges, some on page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with a few small tears and chips of loss; scuffing.
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THE TWIRLY-WHIRLY BOOK
Written by Jacqueline Clayton. Illustrated by Margaret Clayton.
Stock no. 2129669
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Off-white covers with red title and border and pictorial onlay to front. Colour frontis plate. 11 additional colour plates to contents, each facing a page of rhyme. 9.25 x 7 inches. Bumping o corners. Some marks and browning to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing/browning to endpapers; a few to page margins. Plates are lovely and bright!
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