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OLD MOTHER WIGGLE-WAGGLE
Written by Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1313596
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Bold colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370020480. Spine and corners are bumped and slightly worn, cover edges lightly rubbed. Name(?) blotted out with biro to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased.
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FLUTES AND CYMBALS
Written by Leonard Clark. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1313416
Published by The Bodley Head. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Poetry for the young. Large format. Orange pictorial boards. 103 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370010906. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed.
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THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES
Written by Frank Corsaro. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1711696
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Stone cloth with gilt title to spine and brown/red vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations and endpapers. The Glyndebourne Version. ISBN: 0370305779.
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WILY FOX AND THE BABY SHOW
Written by David Severn. Illustrated by Geoffrey Higham.
Stock no. 1711685
Published by The Bodley Head. 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Small format 4.25 x 5.5". Pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. Small chip to top edge of front board. Wrapper edge-worn and chipped. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.
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PLIMPLOMPLIMPS THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF JACK-IN-THE-BOX
Written by Julius Berstl; Compton Mackenzie. Illustrated by Wilgart Hofheinz.
Stock no. 1711471
Published by The Bodley Head. Circa 1938. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front board. Scissor-cut b/w illustrations. Foreword by Macenzie. Covers and edges worn. A few marks to covers. Ink inscription and marks to front endpaper.
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THE LAST BATTLE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1312673
Published by The Bodley Head. 2nd 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few light foxspots else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is just a little edge rubbed, slightly grubby and foxed.
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THE ART OF MAURICE SENDAK
Written by Selma G. Lanes. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2114423
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Pictorial cloth. "Sendak's Life and Works are explored in affectionate detail, including many colour and b/w illustrations and folding plates, a moveable scene and a facsimile of the tiny mock-up that Sendak first made for the story that would later become Where The Wild Things Are". ISBN: 0370303865. Light wear to cover edges. Light page browning.
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IN THE NIGHT KITCHEN
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1109217
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1971. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown pictorial boards. The second book in Sendak's famous Wild Things trilogy. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0370015495. Ex-lib., with tape marks to pastedowns; marks to some pages. Wrinkling and some grubby marks to pages. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few marks - especially damp mark to rear panel.
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ENCHANTMENT IN THE GARDEN
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2114248
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

"A lonely little girl whispers into the ear of a marble statue boy and breathes life into his soul...". Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Superb colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370323327. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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SING ROUND THE YEAR
Written by Donald Swann. Illustrated by Roy Spencer.
Stock no. 1402464
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Songs of Praise, selected and composed by Donald Swann. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0370010701. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Light browning to board edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Small hole to front endpaper. Pale browning to endpapers and a couple of marks otherwise contents clean. Slight musty smell to book. Orange and green dustwrapper is price -cut and a little edge worn.
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ANATOLE AND THE PIANO
Written by Eve Titus. Illustrated by Paul Galdone.
Stock no. 1312079
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

How Anatole the mouse magnifique saves the day! Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Price-cut wrapper is worn and torn with loss to top of spine and also front panel.
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THE DEFENCE OF GUENEVERE AND OTHER POEMS
Written by William Morris. Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 1208008
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles, borders and decoration. B/w illustrations. 310 pages. Small grubby mark to front endpaper. Spine faded. Front endpaper missing.
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