1970s childhood

Collection by Ann Marie

Rupert Bear / 1960 annual cover - always found this cartoon enchanting as a kid - Leslea Parrish - Deep Nostalgia

Rupert Bear Cards

Please note all Christmas cards contain words Seasons Greetings 8 years ago it was announced that Museums and Galleries are no longer producing cards for Rupert. We have managed to obtain odd amounts ofsingle cards that wewere making upinto packs. Sadly this year 2017 has seen them sell out completely and therefore for this year there are no more cards Christmas cards available. There is a small selection of other cards left below. Please Note - All Uk and Europe postage charges will…

Enid Blyton's The Secret Seven. Hard to believe they would use "SS" on the door… Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Antique Books, Illustrations, Book Illustration, The Secret Seven, Enid Blyton Books, My Childhood Memories, Childhood Toys

In just three words...

I was asked to describe myself this week, in three words. I have to say, it has been a bit of a struggle. I managed the first two quite easily 1. engaging 2. emotional but when it comes to the...

Peter and Jane "Play with Us" Ladybird book. Remember reading these at school 1980s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Ladybird Books, Children's Literature, My Memory, Old Toys, Vintage Books, Childrens Books

Group of objects | memoryprints.com | High quality art prints

Group of objects by W. Murray. High quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. memoryprints.com

Huntley and Palmer's Christmas post box biscuit tin Vintage Tins, Vintage Labels, Vintage Kitchen, Vintage Soul, Christmas Post, Vintage Christmas, Christmas Mail, Tin Containers, Post Box

Tinplate Christmas Post Box Biscuit Tin

Tinplate Christmas Post Box Biscuit Tin "Huntley & Palmer" - circular Money Box with removable lid and single slot, tinprinted winter scene with snowman etc, some age wear, "Huntley & Palmer Biscuits, Reading & London" to base - Fair to Good, 5.5"/14cm tall.

Collection of Secret Seven books by Enid Blyton. The first books I read to myself. My grandparents sent me a book every month, inscribed 'to Jennifer, love from Nana and Grandad'. We lived in upcountry Kenya and I loved getting my parcels. I Love Books, Good Books, My Books, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Stuff, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Enid Blyton Books

March House Books Blog

Celebrating children's books and more. Book illustrations, vintage books, insights into the life of a book dealer, Vintage collectables.

The Enchanted Wood. Enid Blyton A book I loved as a child, and still have in my collection. I always read the author as 'Gnid' though, and was surprised as a teen to learn that was a letter E! 1980s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Enid Blyton Books, Enchanted Wood, Ladybird Books, Vintage Children's Books, Children's Literature, Children's Book Illustration

Enchanted Wood

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Ol Days Remember Remember Childhood My Childhood Memories Remember This 1960 Childhood Magical Childhood Second Childhood 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, School Memories, Old London, The Good Old Days, Back In The Day, Old Photos, The Past, Old Things

Witch's Hat

Inspired by a recent post by Teacher's Pet, I remembered a type of roundabout I played on as a child called a Witch's Hat. It was really a combination of a roundabout and a swing as it swung around and into the central pole. Anyone remember these? I don't recall seeing them past the early '70's as I believe they were banned after several serious accidents, although lacking any real data this may be an urban myth. I don't remember ever hurting myself but I can see how it was possible! The…

Winnie the Pooh by A. I believe I passed my children's Winnie-the-Pooh to my grandkids.along with Mary Poppins. Winnie The Pooh Quotes, Winnie The Pooh Friends, Christopher Robin, I Love Books, My Books, Reading Books, John Wright, Pixar, Reading Nooks

Methuen unnumbered

First published October 14, 1926 Reprinted fifty-six times Published as a paperback 1965 Reprinted 1965 Reprinted (twice) 1966 Decorations by E.H. Shepard

The Railway Children - a book I have read to my children and to some of my classes. But cannot read "Oh my Daddy, my Daddy," aloud without a sob. Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Artwork, Antique Books, Decoupage, Wow Art, Children's Literature, Classic Literature, Penguin Books

10 great films based on classic children’s books

As the classic 1931 version of Emil and the Detectives comes out on DVD, here are 10 more magical film versions of children’s bedtime classics.

Vintage Boots paper bag-----Boots was our go-to pharmacy (chemist's) all across England, Scotland, and in Wales. They are even in the airports and train stations.

My Dads shop, 1971