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MARY MOUSE IN NURSERY RHYME LAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Fred White.
Stock no. 1318429
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 3rd 1961. Almost very good condition.

A Mary Mouse Strip Book. Very small oblong cardwap format. Yellow pictorial front cover. Red spine. Red and black illustrations. Rear cover lists 10 Mary Mouse titles from 'Mary Mouse Goes to Sea' to 'A Prize For Mary Mouse'. Covers edge rubbed, some colouring to front cover and to a few of the illustrations inside. Foxing to rear cover.
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SONNEZ LES MATINES
Written by Gabriel Pierne. Illustrated by George Delaw.
Stock no. 1318376
Published by Adrien Sporck. Circa 1902. Good condition.

A selection of childrens nursery rhymes and songs (in french) set to music. Illustrated boards, green cloth spine. Colour illustrations throughout. 9 x 11". 47pp. Spine bumepd and rubbed corners worn and edges rubbed. Front cover is lightly scuffed. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Free-endpaper has been re-inserted and both joints have been repaired with paper tape. Creasing to prelims. Some light page browning and fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.
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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318337
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly faded with dulled gilt. A few light marks to covers. Small white label covers name in ink to half-title page. Half-title and rear fly-leaf are browned. Foxspots to contents. Some light fingermarks/creases but contents generally clean.
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THE TALE OF MR. TOOTLEOO
Written by Bernard Darwin. Illustrated by Elinor Darwin.
Stock no. 1318333
Published by The Nonesuch Press. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Brown paperboards with red spine and vignettes. Full-page colour pictures. Spine and corners are bumped. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper.
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HEROES AND HEROINES
Written by Eleanor Farjeon; Herbert Farjeon. Illustrated by Rosalind Thornycroft.
Stock no. 1318294
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. History in rhyme. Spine and corners bumped and worn. 1" loss to base of spine and very slight loss at top. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some foxing and some fingering to contents. Dustwrapper is worn with loss at edges, grubby and foxed.
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THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1318259
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

A Kiddie Kut Book. Shaped pictorial card wraps and pages. Bright colour illustrations throughout with peep-through windows. Light creases to shaped sections of covers. Covers slightly grubby and light browning to inside of covers. Contents clean.
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THE BAD CHILD'S BOOK OF BEASTS, TOGETHER WITH MORE BEASTS FOR WORSE CHILDREN AND CAUTIONARY TALES
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by B.T.B..
Stock no. 1318246
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 3rd 1924. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial boards, red titles to front. Three books in one. Amusing rhymes and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Endpapers lightly browned. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Textblock is slightly foxed and grubby.
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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF BEDTIME RHYMES
Written by Geoffrey Lapage. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 1318230
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 15th 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Pretty colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Slight curve to front cover. "Ash Speech Clinic" in blue biro to front free-endpaper. A few light marks but contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with tape repairs on verso, rear panel is just a little grubby.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318197
Published by The Bodley Head. 1912. Very good condition.

Red cloth covers, elaborate gilt decorations. New edition. 136 numbered pages plus booklist to rear. Spine slightly bumped. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.
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TAILS WITH A TWIST
No author listed. Illustrated by Edward Tennyson Reed.
Stock no. 1318180
Published by E. Arnold. Circa 1898. Good condition.

28 rhymes, 20 full page two colour illutrations. 'Pure unadulterated nonsense'! White boards, pictoral front cover. Cloth spine. 72 pages. Oblong format. Covers are grubby and worn. Front free-endpaper has been replaced, front joint was broken and has been repaired with white tape. Contents are grubby. A few pages have pieces torn from the margins (including the title-page). A reading copy.
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OUR OLD NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Alfred Moffat. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1318179
Published by Augener Ltd.. Circa 1911. Good condition.

Blue cloth gilt titles. Oval pictoral onlay to front cover. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners are worn. Covers are grubby. Name and address to front pastedown, some green crayon doodles as well. Front joint was broken and has been repaired with tape. Endpapers are browned and foxed. Damp stains to margins of first few pages some margin tears have been repaired with tape. Contents are well fingered. A good copy only.
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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318147
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1927. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some dusty scuff marks to covers. Fading to spine and edges of rear cover. Browning to half-title page and verso of last text page. Vertical crease to centre of rear free-endpaper. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. A few light fingermarks at page margins but generally contents clean.
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