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THE LITTLE ONE'S LOG: BABY'S RECORD
Written by Eva Erleigh. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318625
Published by The Library Press Ltd.. 1935. Good condition.

Pink cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w plates and text illustrations. Details completed throughout the book for Sybil Gillian (Jill) Clark born 1936. Spine and corners bumped, dent to top edge. Fading to spine. 1 plates has been re-inserted with frayed edges. Heavy foxing throughot.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318621
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corn4ers bumped. Slight discolouration to front cover and rear cover unevenly faded. Wear to front edge of spine. Name in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to endpapers and first and last pages. Some hinges pulled and cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE GOLDEN CLOCK
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2131632
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black lettering and small illustration to front. Colour frontis, and 6 b&w illustrations. Part of the Susan & Bill series. 118 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; repaired to verso with sticky tape. Some small loss to wrapper; a few surface paper chips to rear panel.

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MORE VERY YOUNG SONGS
Written by A.A. Milne; H. Fraser-Simson. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1818421
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large slim format. Beige cloth spine. Brown boards with title label to front cover. Musical score and b/w illustrations. Boards clean and bright. Some scattered foxing to contents. Piano seller's ink stamp to title page and front panel of dustwrapper. Hinges pulled but binding tight. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is dulled to beige on front panel, is grubby and edge-worn.

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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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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318042
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers marked. Endpapers browned. Joints and some hinges cracked. Pencil doodle to rear free-endpaper. Small piece torn from lower edge of page before first verse (has title "When We Were Very Young" on it). Some grubby marks and a few small crayon marks to text.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130761
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to front cover, which is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130748
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping to spine and corners; with wear. Small nicks in cloth at top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers; scuffing to rear. Joint to rear is nearly broken; front joint appears to have been repaired (glued). Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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LET'S PRETEND
Written by Georgette Agnew. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2129480
Published by J. Saville & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Vellum spine with gilt title and vignette; blue cloth covers with gilt title. A book of poems for children. Limited edition to 150 copies, SIGNED by both author and illustrator. Delightful b/w line and silhouette drawings. SIGNED by author and illustrator; this is Copy No. 114. Bumping to spine and corners. Some margin marks and foxing throughout, with light odour to book. Still a nice copy of this special edition!

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FUN & FANTASY A BOOK OF DRAWINGS
Written by A.A. Milne; E.V. Knox. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128979
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Introduction by A.A. Milne. 7 colour plates, with verses by E.V. Knox. B/w illustrations. The artists illustrations from Punch Magazine. Heavy bumping and wear to covers; some splash/stains to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Some corner creasing. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is grubby, creased with tears and chips; a few pieces of loss; some tape repairs.

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THE KING'S BREAKFAST
Written by A.A. Milne; H. Fraser-Simson. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128678
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.; Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Cloth spine, pink pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Poems set to music. Music by Fraser-Simpson. Bumping to spine and corners. Some fading to top and tail of spine. Damp mark to bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn into two pieces down spine; has some tentative tape 'repairs' to verso. Some loss to wrapper along edges; grubby marks.

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THE WORLD OF CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1816758
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. Colour decorated endpapers. 8 super full-page colour illustrations. Absolutely packed with b/w text illustrations. 243 pages. ISBN: 0416615805. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Light browning to text block. Light creasing to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly browned and rubbed at corners.

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