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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book. (Opie)

The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book. (Opie)

The result of years of collecting, this book contains 800 rhymes and 500 little pictures in the style of old woodcuts. The full versions of many, many rhymes. An essential reference and a pleasure to thumb through.

$50.00

 

Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes. (Edna Cooke)

Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes. (Edna Cooke)

Approximately 550 short rhymes with some illustrations in text. The plates have the text of one stanza below the picture. Note: many plates are not facing the page listed, clearly as published.
NOTE: This book has been SOLD.

$100.00

 

The Nursery Rhyme Book. (Leslie Brooke)

The Nursery Rhyme Book. (Leslie Brooke)

A real treasure, with many rhymes interpreted by the artist in his genial, ironic way. Chapters are: Historical; Literal&Scholastic; Tales; Proverbs; Songs; Riddles&Paradoxes; Charms & Lullabies: Gaffers & Gammers; Games; Jingles; Love & Matrimony; Natural History; Accumulative Stories; Relics; with notes, indices.

NOTE: This book has been sold.

$135.00

 

Little Folks' Mother Goose.- Rule.

Little Folks' Mother Goose. (Christopher Rule)

About 250 rhymes. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.

$14.00

 

The Nurse's Rhyme Book, (Thomas Trueman)

The Nurse's Rhyme Book, (Thomas Trueman)

143 Rhymes. Taken together with the volume published in the previous year by Zeiger they comprise "all that is valuable in this particular department of juvenile literature." Most are one or two to a page with varied decorative borders and lovely small engravings. Some longer ballads and many unfamiliar rhymes and variants here. The later Smith editions are in World Cat, but this, presumably first, edition is not.

$550.00

 

Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes. (de Angeli)

Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes. (de Angeli)

A lovely collection with over 250 de Angeli illustrations, a common book in unusually nice condition. Caldecott Honor. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$80.00

 

Mother Goose (Dorne & Sass, claymation)

Mother Goose (Dorne & Sass, claymation)

A clean tight version of 180 rhymes, with the interesting coloured clay illustrations. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$16.00

 

The Little Good People by Kathleen Foyle, Peter Frazer, ill.

The Little Good People.

Twenty-two Irish legends collected by Kathleen Foyle

$30.00

 

The Jessie Willcox Smith Mother Goose:(first issue of first (large) edition)

The Jessie Willcox Smith Mother Goose.

A real treasure, which has been read and cared for. Catherine Patricia Bray has very carefully lettered her name and the date, Dec. 25, 1914, with black and red ink in deco style. Her light pencil guidelines are still evident.

$600.00

 

The Big Book of Nursery Rhymes. (Charles Robinson)

The Big Book of Nursery Rhymes. (Charles Robinson)

Really quite a nice old orphan despite its flaws, looking for a home. Absolutely not for sale as a breaker. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$45.00

 

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