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How Nice!
1 How Nice!
London & Glasgow Blackie and Son Limited Hard Cover Very Good 
Undated. Pictorial boards with green cloth spine; four colour plates plus b/w ills. Light rubbing and bumping to corners and spine ends; spotting to rear cover; prize plate to front endpaper dated 1951. A collection of short stories and poems including 'Skip the Chestnut Foal' by Gregor Ian Smith and 'About Kia Peke' by Elizabeth Gould. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Little Bo-Peep
2 Little Bo-Peep
London & Letchworth P.M.Productions Ltd Paperback Very Good 
Undated booklet. Landscape format stapled pictorial paper wraps; 10pp; b/w ills. Touch of foxing and curling to cover; staples rusting to centrefold. Little Bo-Peep finds her sheep with a little help from Jeremy Crumpet. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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My Playtime Story Book
3 My Playtime Story Book
London Murrays Sales & Service Co. Hard Cover Good 
Undated. A Twinkie Book. Matt pictorial boards with red cloth spine; two tone ills. Extensive rubbing to edges and corners exposing boards; previous owner name to front pastedown; browning to pages. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Bounty Book for Tiny Tots
4 The Bounty Book for Tiny Tots
London Juvenile Productions Ltd. Hard Cover Near Very Good 
Undated. Pictorial boards; 190pp; four colour plates, b/w ills plus two-tone ills. Boards rubbed to edges, bumped and worn to corners with bumped and nicked spine ends; browning to pages; couple of small cracks to binding internally, but holding firm and otherwise in very nice condition inside. A collection of stories and poems including ' Brownie Boggle's Bee', 'Georgie's Caravan' and 'The Toadstool Castle'. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Children's Treasure Book
5 The Children's Treasure Book
London & Glasgow Collins Hard Cover Good 
Matt pictorial boards; b/w ills. Boards are bumped, rubbed and worn to edges, spine ends and corners; light marking to cover; number written in pen to head of spine and again to front endpaper; browning to pages; previous owner name written in ownership box; one small picture neatly coloured in pencil. A collection of stories, poems and activities including 'The Onion Man' by Jane Shaw, 'Clover the Walking Wheatsheaf' by Elizabeth Llewellyn and 'The Ugly Gnome' by Enid O'Dare. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Junior Playtime Gift Book
6 The Junior Playtime Gift Book
London Edwyn A. Birks Ltd Hard Cover Near Very Good 
Undated edition. Glazed pictorial boards. Rubbing to spine ends; small mark to fore-edge of front cover; tanning to pages. All contents and puzzles clean. Includes stories, puzzles and activities such as 'Spudnik the Hedgehog' - how to make a match holder hedgehog from a potato. In the days before health and safety obviously. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Little Gleaner: A Monthly Magazine for the Young (Vol IX, New Series)
7 The Little Gleaner: A Monthly Magazine for the Young (Vol IX, New Series)
London Houlston & Sons 1887 Hard Cover Good 
Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and black decs; 284pp; b/w ills. Rubbed and bumped corners; light marking and previous owner prize inscription dated 1896 to front endpaper; significant foxing to endpapers, more scattered to pages; pencil note to rear endpaper; hinge just before index starting to crack. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Lucky Boys' Budget
8 The Lucky Boys' Budget
Blackie & Son Limited Hard Cover Good 
Pictorial boards; 96pp; colour frontis plus b/w ills. Boards rubbed to edges and worn to corners; tanning to spine; browning to endpapers; previous owner gift inscription dated 1927 to front endpaper. Includes 'The Painting of Belshazzar' by Jeffrey Havilton and 'The Sea-Urchins' by John G.Stranach. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Prize for Girls and Boys 1902
9 The Prize for Girls and Boys 1902
London Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. 1902 Hard Cover Good 
Blue cloth decorated boards; 164pp plus publisher's catalogue; colour frontis plus colour front page for each issue as well as many b/w ills. Corners and spine ends rubbed and bumped with rubbing to gilt on front cover title; previous owner gift inscription dated 1902 to front endpaper; foxing to endpapers; curved tear to lower edge cover of Feb issue; a number of small nicks and tears to page edges; section of catalogue a little loose. A bound collection of children's periodicals from Jan-Dec 1902. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Winner Book of Stories
10 The Winner Book of Stories
London & Glasgow Blackie & Son Ltd Hard Cover Good Plus Good 
Undated. Matt pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; four colour plates plus b/w ills. Boards have small splits and chips to spine ends; browning to pages; erased pencil answers faintly visible to crossword. Dustwrapper is rubbed, nicked and chipped to edges and corners with previous owner name to rear panel. Includes 'Arabella the Bicycle' by W.M.Horsbrugh and 'The Little Black Cat' by Pamela Nicholas. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Wonder Gift Book for Children
11 The Wonder Gift Book for Children
London Odhams Press Limited 1947 Reprint Hard Cover Good 
Green blind-stamped cloth boards lacking dustwrapper; 320pp; pictorial endpapers; colour frontis plus b/w ills. Slight lean to spine; cloth rubbed to corners, spine ends and joints; previous owner gift inscription to reverse of frontis; binding pulled in a couple of places causing gutter cracks. Includes 'The Magic Shop' by H.G.Wells and 'Mr Buzz and Tuppence' by Eleanor Farjeon. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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A Pair of Sinners, AHLBERG, Allan
12 AHLBERG, Allan A Pair of Sinners
Granada Publishing 1980 0246113251 / 9780246113252 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good LAWRENCE, John 
Matt pictorial cloth boards; 40pp; b/w and colour ills. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Giant Baby, AHLBERG, Allan
13 AHLBERG, Allan The Giant Baby
Viking 1994 0670848646 / 9780670848645 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Near Very Good WEGNER, Fritz 
Blue boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 156pp; b/w ills.. Light rubbing to board edges. Clipped dustwrapper is rubbed and lightly creased to upper edge with scratching to rear panel. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Two Wheels, Two Heads, AHLBERG, Janet & Allan
14 AHLBERG, Janet & Allan Two Wheels, Two Heads
Collins 1979 0001380354 / 9780001380356 First Edition Hard Cover Near Very Good 
Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Boards lightly scuffed with bumping to corners; light tanning to endpapers; one page has creased corner. An early book from the Ahlberg team. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Fire-Eaters, ALMOND, David
15 ALMOND, David The Fire-Eaters
London Hodder Children's Books 2003 0340773820 / 9780340773826 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Burgundy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 249pp. Boards lightly bumped to spine ends; pages tanned. Dustwrapper is rubbed to edges with a couple of small edge tears. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Dubious Deeds: Book One of The Further Adventures of Eddie Dickens, ARDAGH, Philip
16 ARDAGH, Philip Dubious Deeds: Book One of The Further Adventures of Eddie Dickens
London Faber and Faber 2003 0571217079 / 9780571217076 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine ROBERTS, David 
Black cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 145pp; b/w ills. Tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has just a touch of rubbing to edges. Eddie Dickens is back in the first of his Further Adventures. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Sails of Gold, ASQUITH, Lady Cynthia
17 ASQUITH, Lady Cynthia Sails of Gold
London Jarrolds Publishers Ltd Hard Cover Good WATSON, A.H. et al 
Red pictorial cloth, no dustwrapper; 166pp; b/w ills plus four tipped in colour plates. Slight skew to spine and bow to boards; corners of spine ends starting to fray; foxing to page block edges; previous owner gift inscription dated 1929 to front endpaper; significant foxing to endpapers and prelims, more scattered throughout. A compilation of stories and poems including 'The Giraffe' by Geoffrey Dearmer, 'The Galloping Sleigh' by Hugh Lofting and 'The Dragon Who Didn't' by Dale Mariford. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Lucie Attwell's 'Telling a Story' (Lucie Attwell's Telling a Tale), ATTWELL, Lucie
18 ATTWELL, Lucie Lucie Attwell's 'Telling a Story' (Lucie Attwell's Telling a Tale)
London Dean & Son Ltd Hard Cover Good 
Undated edition. Glazed pictorial boards; 44pp; colour ills, Boards lightly sunned to spine and outer edges; spine has tape repair to split to upper 3cm, rubbing and laminate crack to joint of lower spine; small pen mark to front cover; ownership box empty but owner details have been 'tippexed' out above; endpapers lightly foxed. A collection of stories and poems beautifully illustrated by Attwell, including 'The Christmas Tree Gnome' and 'Our Mac'. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Lucie Attwell's Bumper Book of Fun, ATTWELL, Lucie
19 ATTWELL, Lucie Lucie Attwell's Bumper Book of Fun
London Dean & Son Ltd 1973 Hard Cover Very Good 
Glazed pictorial boards; 125pp; colour frontis plus two tone ills. Boards lightly scuffed with rubbing and small chip to spine ends; spine lightly sunned; pages tanned. A collection of stories and poems illustrated by Attwell. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Hero, BAILLIE, Allan
20 BAILLIE, Allan Hero
Australia Viking 1990 0670830968 / 9780670830961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 141pp. Faint pencil mark visible to front endpaper; toning to pages. Dustwrapper has two small corner edge tears which have been repaired to the reverse with tape. A story based on the Sydney flood of 1986 set in the Australian suburb of Richmond. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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