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POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS)

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THE JACKIE JACKDAW BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2127768
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

Off-white cloth with orange titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. Pretty colour and b/w illustrations accompany short verses for children. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to coves. Small patch of surface paper damage to onlay to front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Pencil colouring to half-title page, which also has 1" margin tear. Some grubby margin marks.
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BABIES
Written by Alice Higgins. Illustrated by Maud Tousey.
Stock no. 2127703
Published by Whitman. Circa 1933. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Unpaginated. Colour illustrations above small verse. Some scuffing to covers, which is also browned with some grubby marks and foxspots. Odd margin mark.
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A CAT AND MOUSE LOVE STORY
Written by Nanette Newman. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2127695
Published by Heinemann Quixote Press. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format, glazed pictorial boards, gorgeous colour pictures. ISBN: 0434980455. Some fading to spine.
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FLUTES AND CYMBALS
Written by Leonard Clark. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2127665
Published by The Bodley Head. 1973. Very good condition.

Poetry for the young. Large format. Orange pictorial boards. 103 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370010906. Bumping to a couple of corners and cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning.
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THE TYGER VOYAGE
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley.
Stock no. 2127433
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1976. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial green boards. Orange endpapers. Lovely colour illustrations facing each page of verse. 30 pages. 10 x 7.75 inches. ISBN: 0224012371. SIGNED by Illustrator to title page. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few small chips. Heavy page creasing to pages 19/20.
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THE SHOEING OF JERRY-GO-NIMBLE AND OTHER DIALECT POEMS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe; et al. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 2127301
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow/orange cloth with black titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to rear cover. Bookplate and tape marks to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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MILLICENT MOUSE AND HER FUNNY WEE HOUSE
Written by Arthur Mansbridge. Illustrated by Jessie May Ellerby.
Stock no. 2127243
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1927. Fair condition.

Brown boards, with dark brown titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Backstrip is MISSING. Some marks to covers. Colouring (possibly watercolouring) to b/w illustrations throughout. A reading copy.
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A GREAT BIG CUDDLE: POEMS FOR THE VERY YOUNG
Written by Michael Rosen. Illustrated by Chris Riddell.
Stock no. 1816406
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A stunning new collection of poems that fizz off the page with sound and rhythm, energy and laughter! Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Vibrant colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781406343199. SIGNED by the author and illustrator. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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A FLOWER FAIRIES TREASURY
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2127208
Published by Colour Library Direct; Frederick Warne. Circa 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Published for Colour Library Books by Frederick Warne. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Beautiful colour pictures throughout. Bumping to base of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; couple of small nicks.
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A CHILD'S BOOK OF VERSES
No author listed. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2127171
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1912. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front. Decorated endpapers. 10 colour plates with tissue-guards. Top edge blue. Uneven markings to covers; fade marks, or possibly slight damp marks. Scuffing to onlay on front cover. Corners are bumped and worn. Some foxing and margin marks. All plates present.One plate is loose but still present.
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THE SHIP'S CAT
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by Alan Aldridge.
Stock no. 2127003
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

The Adventures and Brave Deeds of the Ship's Cat on The Spanish Maine. Narrated in verses with 'Divers Cunning and Fantastical' full colour pictures. Glazed pictorial boards. Large format. ISBN: 0224014412. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine.
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THE TREASURE CAVE
Written by Cynthia Asquith. Illustrated by A.H. Watson; Daphne Jerrold; A.K. MacDonald; Denis MacKail.
Stock no. 2126731
Published by Jarrolds. Circa 1929. Almost very good condition.

A book of prose and verse edited by Asquith. Blue cloth, dark title to spine and vignette to front cover. Tipped-in colour plates mounted on green card, b/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. 6 colour plates present.
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