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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1609934
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1927. 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 a little bumped and scuffed. half-title page is browned, with inscriptions and two teddy bear drawings. A few foxspots, but contents generally clean and bright.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2123984
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front. Colour illustrations. 99 numbered pages. ISBN: 0416152627. Bump to top of spine. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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TEAPOTS AND QUAILS AND OTHER NEW NONSENSES
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Edward Lear.
Stock no. 2123967
Published by John Murray. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

Edited and introduced by Angus Davidson and Philip Hofer. Previously unpublished verses found 65 years after Lear's death. Brown pictorial boards. B/w drawings to text. Spine faded. A few scuff marks and grubby marks to covers. Foxing.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!
Written by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 2123962
Published by Random House. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small chip of loss to corner at base of spine. Erased pencil doodle to front endpaper and other titles in this series page to rear. Contents are still lovely and bright. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some loss; tape repairs to verso; some browned.

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THE ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrated by Keith Henderson; Norman Wilkinson.
Stock no. 2123943
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st thus 1911. Very good condition.

Large format. Grey/blue cloth with gilt titles. Rendered out of the French into (Old/middle) English by Chaucer. Tissue-guarded colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few corner tips have a little fraying to cloth. Foxing - heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins.

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MOTHER GOOSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2123942
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1938. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Grey cloth with red titles. 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations throughout. 208 pages. Spine is very browned, with what looks like a couple of damp marks. Spotting, foxing and fading along edges to rest of covers. Name in ink to belongs to box. Foxing; mostly to prelims and outer page edges. A few page margin marks. All plates present.

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THE JACK AND JILL BOOK OF JOLLY JINGLES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317113
Published by Fleetway Publications Ltd.. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Jack & Jill book of happy verses and gay pictures that everyone will love. Small verses opposite bright colour pictures throughout. Buff boards with large black vignette to front. Unpaginated. 7 x 4.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just slightly worn/nicked at corners.

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MOTHER GOOSE OR THE OLD NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2123902
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1956. Good condition.

Beige leather with gilt titles and borders. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans Ltd. Spine is worn and faded; bottom 3" are split, small piece of loss to base. A few marks to covers. Printers code is: 368.456.

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RHYMES WITHOUT REASON
Written by Mervyn Peake. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 2123899
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1974. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Originally published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in 1944. ISBN: 0416795404. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Some foxing and margin marks.

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THE FANCIFUL FROG
Written by Ant Belmont. Illustrated by Ant Belmont.
Stock no. 2123856
Published by ABC. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A classic story of the princess and the frog with a twist in the tale and a happy ending. Told in rhyme. Small format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780957550513. SIGNED by author to verso of front endpaper, with dedication to previous owner.

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LITTLE ANN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Jane Taylor; Ann Taylor. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1814934
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1909. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine and corners, cream pictorial boards. Plain endpapers. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. All edges green. Boards lightly browned and lightly scratched/scuffed. Minor foxing to first illustration. A few margin marks.

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OLD NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Jack Orr; Mabel Sims; et al..
Stock no. 1316970
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format, pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations to inside covers, colour illustrations throughout. 14 pages. Covers edge rubbed, creased and very slightly grubby. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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