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A CHILD'S BOOK OF HOURS
Written by Constance Irving; Noel Irving.
Stock no. 730066
Published by Oxford University Press. Very good condition.

13 full-page coloured illustrations, many other illustrations to text. Printed on thick card, linen-hinged. Tall folio measuring 15 x 9.5". Cloth backed pictorial boards. Delightful rhymes featuring the hours of the day from morning to school-time, dinner time etc. Beautifully illustrated and unusually bound. Spine bumped with slight fraying to top, small nick to side of spine. Corners worn. Covers a bit grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and some fingering to plate margins (actual pictures not affected). A nice copy of a scarce book.

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A CAT CAME FIDDLING
Written by Paul Kapp. Illustrated by Irene Haas.
Stock no. 328034
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st uk 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'... and other rhymes of childhood'. Adapted and made into songs by Kapp. Red cloth spine with pictorial green boards. Musical scores and b/w illustrations throughout. 80 pages. Foxing to endpapers with inscription to front endpaper. Contents clean and bright. Dustwrapper price-cut and edge worn with one closed tear to front and some grubby markings.

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THAT BOARDING-SCHOOL GIRL
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by R.H. Brock.
Stock no. 730325
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pretty pictorial boards with wraparound picture by Sybil Tawse. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. 8.25 x 6.25". Spine bumped, corners slightly rubbed. Front free-endpaper professionally replaced. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Original pictorial wrapper is worn at spine and corners with only minimal loss and also has a few tiny closed edge tears.

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GLUBBSLYME
Written by Jacqueline Wilson.
Stock no. 728520
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glubbslyme is a talking toad discovered by Rebecca in a witch's pond. Not the author's first book but her first bestseller for children. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0192715631. Very slight bumping to spine. Light brown stain affecting front edge of textblock and a few page margins. Otherwise a bright clean copy.

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HOW TO SURVIVE SUMMER CAMP
Written by Jacqueline Wilson. Illustrated by Sue Heap.
Stock no. 730534
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Mum and Uncle Bill have gone off on a swanky honeymoon while Stella's been dumped at Evergreen Summer Camp, how can she possibly survive? Pictorial card wraps. B/w text illustrations. New Edition. ISBN: 0192750194. SIGNED on title-page by author "To Jenny and David lots of love Jacqueline Wilson xx". Minimal rubbing to cover edges.

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NERETTO
Written by Bettina. Illustrated by Bettina.
Stock no. 804782
Published by Oxford University Press. 1969. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Neretto is a poodle. Beige cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 019279650X. Corners bumped. Long inscription in ink to front enpaper. Pictorial wrapper is very creased and torn with slight loss.

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