SET: FATHER TUCK'S PLAYROOM ROCKERS

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boxed set of COLORED MODELS OF PETS PLAYTHINGS AND PLAYFELLOWS WITH VERSES BY CLIFTON BINGHAM. FULL OF FUN! There are two different boxes and they are marked the same with the exception of the green box stating 18 models. The image is the same but the boxes are colored differently.
boxes are both marked RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK & MONTREAL.
Individual models are marked on the reverse with a title, a verse by Clifton Bingham and the Tuck trademark info. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS' LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK AND TORONTO. DESIGNED IN ENGLAND. PRINTED IN PRUSSIA. SERIES NO 51

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ALL AT SEA Yes 51 two toys ride a grey rocking horse, on reverse, JUST HOLD ON TIGHT, CRIED JOLLY JACK TO DOLLY DEAR, BEHIND MY BACK; DON'T TROUBLE IF THE SHIP SHOULD ROCK, WE'LL VERY SOON BE SAFE IN DOCK. 3
CAN WHO? Yes 51 boy and dog in canoe, on reverse, NOW WHO UPON DRY LAND CAN SAY WHAT'S NICER ON A SUMMER'S DAY, THAN PADDLING IN YOUR OWN CANOE UPON THE WATERS BLUE-CAN YOU? 4
JOLLY DOGS Yes 51 three dressed dogs on a plank and log see-saw, on reverse WHO EVER SUCH A SEE-SAW SAW, WE HAVE TO HOLD TIGHT WITH ONE PAW BUT THAT WE DO NOT MIND, YOU KNOW, WE RATHER LIKE TO SEE-SAW SO. 2
LOTS OF VISITORS Yes 51 girl and toys ride a wooden horse, on reverse I'VE RIDDEN ON MY PONY DEAR, FROM TOYLAND ALL THE WAY TO HERE, I'VE BROUGHT MY TOYS AND DOLLIES TOO, BECAUSE I'M GOING TO STAY WITH YOU 2
STRAIGHT FROM THE RING Yes 51 clown with two dolls, on reverse YOU DON'T KNOW ME? I'M JOE THE CLOWN, I'VE JUST COME ROUND FROM CIRCUS TOWN, TO SEE IF YOU CN SMILE LIKE ME, AND NOW I'M HERE I'LL WAIT AND SEE 2
THE BEST OF REASONS Yes 51 girl in wicker basket with dogs, on reverse MINE IS A HAPPY FAMILY, THEY NEVER, NEVER DISAGREE, BECAUSE THERE'S NOT THE SLIGHTEST DOUBT IF THEY DID THAT, THEY'D SOON FALL OUT. 2
THE GOLLIWOGGLE Yes 51 golliwog sits with a teddy bear, on reverse, MINE USED TO BE AN EASY CHAIR, POOR BRUIN SAYS WHEN I SAT THERE, IT'S NOT, WHEN YOU'RE UPON MY KNEE SO EASY AS IT USED TO BE 2
THE LAPLANDERS Yes 51 young girl rocking with two small children on her lap, on reverse THOUGH HERE IN NURSERY LAND ARE WE, WE'RE LAPLANDERS SOMETIMES, YOU SEE, FOR OFTEN WE GO TRAVELLING THERE IN THIS WAY IN THE ROCKING CHAIR. 5
THE SAFEST WAY Yes 51 children ride a homemade cart, on reverse, BY THIS YOU'LL AERO--PLAINLY SEE THAT OFF UPON A FLIGHT ARE WE BUT THOUGHT IT SAFER WOULD BE FOUND IF WE FLEW TO YOU ON THE GROUND 2
WILL YOU COME? Yes 51 three cats with wooden horse, on reverse WE'RE GOING TO RIDE, HIP, HIP, HOORAY! ALL DOWN THE MEADOWLAND PATH AWAY. COME WITH US TOO, IF YOU HAVE A MIND, YOU CAN EITHER RIDE, OR RUN BEHIND. in the style of Louis Wain 2