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THE BABY'S BOUQUET
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1321689
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

A fresh bunch of old rhymes and tunes, with music. A Companion to the 'Baby's Opera'. Brown cloth spine. Green and cream pictorial boards. Colour pictures printed by Edmund Evans. Spine slightly bumped. Corners worn. Foxing to contents.

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THE OLD OLD FAIRY TALES
Written by Mrs. Valentine.
Stock no. 1321655
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1900. Very good condition.

Blue cloth covers with gilt titles and decorative vignettes. Peach decorative endpapers. 566 pages plus 2 page booklist. 10 plates (2 in colour). Collected and edited by Mrs. Valentine. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some light scuffing to rear cover. Light page browning, some grubby fingermarks and some page corner creases.

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THE CHILD'S OWN BOOK OF PRAYERS AND HYMNS
Written by S. Vere Benson. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1321528
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with red titles. Colour frontis. A book to help the child to see God as Father and Saviour. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and foxed on verso.

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TALES FROM NURSERY LAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Constance Haslewood.
Stock no. 1321519
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Good condition.

Pictorial boards. 64 pages. Colour illustrations. Re-backed with blue cloth spine. Covers are edge worn, scuffed and a little grubby. New endpapers. Contents are browned and well fingered.

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AUNT LOUISA'S NURSERY FAVOURITE
Written by Aunt Louisa. Illustrated by Kronheim.
Stock no. 2134719
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 24 superb Kronheim plates. Comprising 4 stories: Hey-Diddle-Diddle; Pussy's London Life; Robin's Christmas Eve and Uncle's Farmyard. Some knocks and bumps to cover edges and corners. Small nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Marks to covers, including what appears to be a damp stain to rear cover. New endapers. Foxing to pages throughout, but colour illustrations are still lovely and vivid!

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LITTLE ANN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Jane Taylor; Ann Taylor. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2134709
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1883. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine and corners, cream pictorial boards. Plain endpapers. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. All edges green. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuffing and marks to covers. Wear to cloth corners, which have a little fraying to cloth. Foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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WALTER CRANE'S PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1320310
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1900. Almost very good condition.

Comprising of The Baby's Opera, The Baby's Bouquet and The Baby's Own Aesop. Ltd edition of 500 copies in the UK and 250 copies in the USA. White spine with gilt title, pale brown cloth. 192 pages with top edge gilt and other edges untrimmed. Colour illustrations throughout. This is copy no. 489. White spine is grubby and split at edges. Spine and corners bumped. Cloth slightly grubby/marked. Foxing to endpapers. Light foxing and light fingermarks to page margins.

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APPLEY DAPPLY'S NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1320091
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Green boards with red lettering. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 52 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Front joint cracked. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks at page margins.

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THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT (LIMITED EDITION CASED SET)
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1320082
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Special Limited edition boxed set, (limited to 750 copies); issued to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the publication of The Tale of Peter Rabbit. This commemorative box contains facsimiles of the three stages in the publication of this title: the picture letter Beatrix Potter first wrote to Noel Moore in 1893, her own privately-printed volume of 1901 (the first printing), and the original deluxe edition published by Frederick Warne in 1902 (gold binding). A small stapled pamphlet on the history of publication is included, as is a gilt embossed tissue guard to protect the limited edition plate on the interior of the box. The box is dark blue cloth with a brass latch and has a gilt title to spine. A beautiful edition for the collector! ISBN: 0723240272. A super set still in the white card sleeve which has protected it (slight wear to the sleeve).

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WARNE'S NATIONAL NURSERY LIBRARY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134190
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1876. Almost very good condition.

Title to front cover: Cinderella and Other Nursery Stories. Comprising: Cinderella; The Three Bearsl; The Pets; Tom Thumb; Punch and Judy. 40 pages of colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth at corners. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks; page corners creased.

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DAISY IN THE FIELD
Written by Susan Warner.
Stock no. 2133982
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles. New Edition. Warne's Star Series. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Page edge browning.

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OUR FAVOURITE NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by A.W. Bayes; T. Dalziel; J.B. Zwecker.
Stock no. 2133898
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Fair condition.

Card wraps. With upwards of 100 illustrations. New (cloth) spine; original covers, which have browned; some tears and creasing; numbers in ink to bottom of front cover. Appears to be ex-lib., but with minimal markings. Foxing and marks.

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