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ADVICE TO JULIA: A LETTER IN RHYME
Written by Henry Luttrell.
Stock no. 2135289
Published by John Murray. 1820. Good condition.

Brown boards; paper title to spine. New edition. Scuffing and marks to covers; uneven fading. Chipping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing throughout. Some page edge creasing. A reading copy.

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THE CITY OF DREADFUL NIGHT AND OTHER POEMS
Written by James Thomson.
Stock no. 2135288
Published by Bertram Dobell. 1899. Almost very good condition.

Blue decorated cloth; red titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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HAPPY TIMES
No author listed. Illustrated by N. Westrup; et al..
Stock no. 1321468
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

"Untearable". Blue cloth with gilt title and pictorial onlay to front. Rhymes to first half of book. "Cinderella" to second half. B/w and full-page colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some slight grubbiness to cover edges. Centre hinge is cracked, contents are a little loose but still securely bound. Light page browning throughout.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1321437
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Purple cloth, gilt title to spine and small vignettes to front covers. Lilac illustrated endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine bumped. Light spotting to covers. Heavy foxing to page edges. Pink dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with slight loss at corners.

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LITTLE GREEN RHYME BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1321435
Published by Gallery Children's Books. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green cloth covers with pictorial onlay and gilt title. beautiful colour illustrations with sweet rhymes. 23 pages. Small, oblong format (5 x 7"). ISBN: 085692184X. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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LAYS OF A LONDONER
Written by Clement Scott.
Stock no. 2134802
Published by David Bogue. 1st 1882. Almost very good condition.

Peach cloth with gil title and dark brown vignettes. Book of verse. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing and page browning.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2134780
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1928. 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 is browned with bumping and wear to top and tail. Corners are bumped. A few small marks to covers. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, prelims, outer page edges and a few to page margins. Contents are generally still very good.

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THE BABY'S OPERA
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2134729
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Printed in colours by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. A Book of Old Rhymes with New Dresses, The Music by the Earliest Masters. Binding is starting to become weak. Corners are bumped with heavy wear; chipping and some loss. Uneven fading to covers. Foxing and marks. Stitching is pulled in several places.

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JOHN AND ME & THE DICKERY DOG
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2134725
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue and gold mottled boards, light blue cloth spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded with a few marks. Wear and bumping to cover edges; a few chips. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2134723
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 12th Good condition.

Charming Colour Books series. Green cloth, black titles. Pictorial oval onlay to front. Illustrated endpapers. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Marks to spine and front cover. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth in places. Inscription in ink to front pastedown/endpaper. Foxing throughout. 1 plate is MISSING.

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SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 1321148
Good condition.

Once of R. Caldecott's Picture Books. Pale blue pictorial cardwraps. 30 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. Original price one shilling. Spine covered with white typing fluid (perhaps to strengthen it). Foxing and light tobacco smell to contents.

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THE QUEEN OF HEARTS AND OTHER NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Esme Eve.
Stock no. 1321147
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Mother Goose Book: Part Three. Original published as a large edition, now divided into four parts, of which this is the third. Pale blue boards with dark blue title to spine. 152 pages. Colour and two-tone illustrations throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Small brown spot to front cover. Endpapers lightly browned and slightly grubby. Dustwrapper is worn, creased and torn with tape repairs on verso.

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