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ROGUES IN PORCELAIN
Written by John Austen. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 2138959
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

A miscellany of 18th century poems compiled by Austen. Black cloth spine. Orange paper boards with white title labels. 10 x 6.5". Attractive colour illustrations full-page and text in colour and b/w. 258 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; browning to spine. Scuffing and wear to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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DON JUAN
Written by Lord Byron. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 2138958
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head Limited. 1926. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

White cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bumping to corners. Foxing and browning throughout. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; faded at edges.

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THE PUFFIN BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Briggs.
Stock no. 2138906
Published by Puffin Books. 1st thus 2016. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. With over 250 nursery rhymes. ISBN: 9780141370163. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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LULLABIES OF MANY LANDS
Written by Alma Strettell. Illustrated by Emily J. Harding.
Stock no. 2138763
Published by George Allen. 2nd 1896. Almost very good condition.

Yellow/gold cloth with gilt titles and elaborate decoration to front cover. Collected and rendered into English Verse. With 77 illustrations. Gilt and gold/yellow colour to covers is fading. Foxing and browning to page edges. Half-title and two other illustrations have been neatly coloured with pencil colour. Some grubby margin marks.

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THE BABES IN THE WOOD
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2138753
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. One of R. Caldecott's Picture Books. Some creasing to covers and wear. Foxing and some margin marks.

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THE MAD DOG
Written by D. Goldsmith. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2138752
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A Randolph Caldecott Picture Book. Card wraps. Full page colour illustrations plus sepia illustration to text. Story in verse. Title page reads: An Elegy On The Death Of A Mad Dog". Sad... Some marks and wear to covers. Some foxing and marks to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE THREE JOVIAL HUNTSMEN
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2138751
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Good condition.

Card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. One of R. Caldecott's Picture Books. Covers are very creased; splits to spine. Tear to corner of front cover. Some foxing and margin marks, although contents are still generally very good.

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EDWARD LEAR'S COMPLETE NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Edward Lear; Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2138417
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Yellow decorated cloth. Illustrations by the author, hand-coloured for this edition by Richard Beards. Cover design and colouring of illustrations by Richard Beards. 286 pages. A beautiful book. Introduced by Blake. Spine is faded. Slip case is very good - fading to a couple of edges.

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EDWARD LEAR'S COMPLETE NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Edward Lear; Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2138374
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Yellow decorated cloth. Illustrations by the author, hand-coloured for this edition by Richard Beards. Cover design and colouring of illustrations by Richard Beards. 286 pages. A beautiful book. Introduced by Blake. Spine is a little faded. Slip case is better than very good.

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MOTHER GOOSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 2138019
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nursery Rhymes. Cream and blue decorated cloth. 4 colour plates by Anderson, b/w text illustrations by other artists. 282 pages. Bumping to spine. Some browning to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some repaired with tape to verso; some grubby marks.

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SONGS OF LOVE AND EMPIRE
Written by E. Nesbit.
Stock no. 2138005
Published by Archibald Constable And Co.. 1898. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few small marks to covers. Foxing to prelims, endpapers and outer page edges. Some page browning.

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THE TOPSY-TURVY STORYBOOK
Written by Dick King-Smith. Illustrated by John Eastwood.
Stock no. 2137796
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fairy tales, legends and nursery rhymes rewritten in King-Smith's mischievous style. A riotous collection uproariously illustrated in colour throughout. Dark green cloth. Gilt title to spine. 64pp. 11 x 8". Large format. Browning/foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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