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RHYMES OF OLD TIMES. by  Margaret (illustrator).: TARRANT - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 36059)

RHYMES OF OLD TIMES.

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RHYMES OF OLD TIMES.

by TARRANT, Margaret (illustrator).:

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About This Item

London, Medici, 1925.. FIRST EDITION 1925 (dated on title page), 8vo, 220 x 145 mm, 8¾ x 5½ inches, cream cloth, pink floral frame and vignette to upper cover, green illustrated endpapers, top edges gilt, 108 pages. Mounted coloured frontispiece, title illustration and 15 very pretty mounted colour plates, each with a coloured floral border. Many line illustrations in green and orange or green silhouette, poems printed green. About 160 wellknown rhymes and poems. No inscriptions, tiny strip slightly darkened at tail of spine, minute crease at head of spine, 2 rusty dots on lower cover, 5 mm (¼") pale spot on upper cover next to spine, pale brown stain in fore-edge margin of 5 consecutive text pages, the worst 25 mm (1") (see image). Otherwise a clean bright VG+ copy, lacking dustwrapper. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
36059
Title
RHYMES OF OLD TIMES.
Author
TARRANT, Margaret (illustrator).:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Medici, 1925.
Keywords
nursery rhymes colour plates Margaret Tarrant children's books

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Roger Middleton

We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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About Roger Middleton

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vignette
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