nursery rhyme

Will Moses' Mother Goose.

Will Moses' Mother Goose.

A little illustration with each poem and marvellous spreads of a Mother Goose landscape.

$25.00

 

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

 

The History of the Celebrated Nanny Goose ...

The History of the Celebrated Nanny Goose ...

Two stories, not poems, of famous characters. Some illustrations in colour, with an afterword by Judith St. John.

$25.00

 

17391 Tom Tom the Piper's Son Kohler's Felt Toy Books Hurlbut.

Tom, Tom the Piper's Son. (Hurlbut, Carl, felt book)

Such an amazing idea! The thin, fine felt takes the print quite clearly and makes a nice light little book, if a bit dull on the cover. Ten nursery rhymes with lively illustrations.

$240.00

 

Visit Mother Goose Town with Jack and Jill. - Mero.

Visit Mother Goose Town with Jack and Jill. (Lee Mero)

An ingenious walk through Mother Goose Town with nice 40's illustrations. Note: This book has been sold.

$25.00

 

The Bubble Book. No. 1.( Rhoda Chase)

The Bubble Book. No. 1.( Rhoda Chase)

.Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$45.00

 

Nursie's Little Rhyme Book. (H. Willebeek Le Mair)

Nursie's Little Rhyme Book. (H. Willebeek Le Mair)

These small format books contain the illustrations and songs of the two large books, with clear, miniature pictures.

$50.00

 

The Key to the Kingdom.

The Key to the Kingdom.

The old nursery rhyme set in Renaissance Italy, glimpsed first through a keyhole in the castle door.  Note: This book has been sold.

$12.00

 

21851 ClaussPrimer

Clauss Primer, Mother Goose

An alphabet/Mother Goose advertising booklet, with two large red letters and their full pictures and rhymes on every page, the drawings rather stiff but nicely coloured. Each traditional rhyme works in a Clauss product: Old woman, old woman, shall we go a-shearing?/Speak a little louder, sir. I am hard of hearing./Old woman, old woman, the shears were made by Clauss (fancy script)/Thank you, kind sir, you may leave them at my house. 

$175.00

 

Little Totty. Frederick Warne [ca 1875]

Little Totty and other Nursery Tales.

Contains Little Totty (a Thumbelina tale), Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and Jack and Jill, stories and illustrations which appeared in other bindings. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$85.00

 

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