Category: Illustrated

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 136

Image for BATS IN THE BELFRY

BATS IN THE BELFRY

By: " THE GANGREL " ( HAROLD S. STEWART) , ORR , Cecil ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: EDINBURGH, THE MORAY PRESS: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120679

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth boards with red titles to spine and front panel. 195 x 130 mm approx. 96pp. Collection of rhyming verse by the Scots Poet Harold S.Stewart who's work featured in the "Daily Record" and illustrated by the Glaswegian illustrator Cecil Orr. VG/Gd (Book- Light shelf wear and soiling to boards. A little offset browning to free end papers. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- a little loss to head and tail of spine, a few small tears - up to 10mm ma... View more info

Image for MY FAVOURITE ANNUAL 1933

MY FAVOURITE ANNUAL 1933

By: ------

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The FLEETWAY House / The AMALGAMATED Press: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 118990

Condition: Good


Larger format Hard Cover Good. col Illustrated paper covered boards with dulled red cloth spine.1933 childrens Annual.Front cover figures in fancy dress skating under chinese lanterns.Illustrated B/w & Colour & tone comic strip, Stories & Verses , The Good Squirrel illustrated by Harry Rowntree - To Timbuctoo by Ethel Talbot. [ book clean throughtout , this book belongs to page blank , small neat ink inscsp of xmas '32 , endpapers sound, Exterior Picture bright , boards ... View more info

Image for RED LETTER SAINTS Being a Series of Biographies of those Saints for which Proper Collects, Epistles and Gospels are appointed in the Book of Common Prayer

RED LETTER SAINTS Being a Series of Biographies of those Saints for which Proper Collects, Epistles and Gospels are appointed in the Book of Common Prayer

By: ----------

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE / S.P.C.K.: 1911

Seller ID: 122515

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper covered boards with red cloth quarter binding, 160 x 130 mm approx. All edges of book block stained red, 76pp. Decorative title page printed in red, black and gilt, 19 ILLUMINATED Colour plates with GILT embellishments. Text pages with printed red borders,1911, 21st thousand. Printed by E Kaufmann, Lahr, Baden. VG (A little general shelf soiling to boards but no significant wear. No previous owner name or insc.End papers a little tanned. Binding sound w... View more info

IN THE COMPANY OF SIR ROGER DE COVERLEY , REPRINTED FROM THE SPECTATOR 1711 , FLEUR DE LYS BOOKLETT NO 2

By: .-----------------.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, O ANACKER:

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Illust

Seller ID: 7397

Condition: VG


A SIGNED COPY and inscribed by the illustratorLilac stiif paper french fold Dust Jacket with laid on colour illustration over card covers. 52pp , illustrated , Fleur-de-Lys Booklet No.2 . reprint of short essays on 18th century London High Society Life previously published in The Spectator 1711 with charming illustrations by Frank C. Hardy in the same style as E.H.Sheppard. VG/VG (book- Some sporadic foxing mainly to endpapers. Warm inscription by the illustrator and sig... View more info

Image for OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLY or Life in an Odd Corner , Author's Edition with Copyright Preface

OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLY or Life in an Odd Corner , Author's Edition with Copyright Preface

By: ADELER , Max , Author , FROST , Arthur B , & Other Artists

Price: £5.95

Publisher: E.C. [ London ], WARD Lock & Co.Ltd.: 1890

Seller ID: 122295

Condition: Good


c.1890.Good H/b.Humour Fiction with humerous illustrations nigh all 398 pages by AB Frost & other Artists of the era. A book of fun as life was lived in those times. insight into social history.[ red cloth+ clear Gilt titles to front & spine a sound copy, black end papers, tissue-guard Frontis; repaired tear-line to blank area of title page, ink inscp.] covers small indents & stains. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE BETTER BROWN STORIES

THE BETTER BROWN STORIES

By: AHLBERG , Allan , WEGNER , Fritz ,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8719

ISBN: 0670858943

Condition: Fine


H/b+D/j FINE/VG.1st ed.1st print.13579108642.97pp. Award Winning Childrens Author Allan Ahlberg. illustrated in line by Artist Fritz Werner. [family / imagination / adventure tales/ a monstrous dog ]13 chpts." a gentler writer than Roald Dahl but just a s clear-sighted -a gifted writer for the young [navy cloth gilt titles+ Bright Gilt " horse-of-troy giant dog" gilt dec. to front board,tight bindings , no inscsp , Fine] Dust Jacket not price clipped, £8.99 ... View more info

Image for EDWARD ARDIZZONE A Bibliographic Commentary

EDWARD ARDIZZONE A Bibliographic Commentary

By: ALDERSON , Brian ,

Price: £29.00

Publisher: PINNER MIDDLESEX, PRIVATE LIBRARIES ASSOCIATION / THE BRITISH LIBRARY / OAK KNOLL PRESS: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10952

ISBN: 1584561033

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b.2003 1st ed.Red cloth boards with gilt titles to spine and gilt blocked illustration to front board. Pink end papers, 309 nos. pp. Published in conjunction with The British Library, and Oak Knoll Press. Colour frontis + 3 other colour plates and many other b/w illustrations of the subjects' work. A comprehensive bibliography of this cellebrated illustrator's work. ( marron cloth bright gilt titles, No inscsp. as new ] Please see our images of the actual book off... View more info

THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE Abridged from Malory's Morte D'Arthur

By: ALFRED W. POLLARD

Price: £135.00

Publisher: LONDON, MACMILLAN and Co.Limited: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123248

Condition: Very Good


Navy Cloth Boards with gilt titles and blocked illustrations to spine and upper board. 215 x 175 mm approx. xxiv + 510 pp. Frontis Colour plate with captioned tissue guard + 15 other such, 7 full page black and white line drawings and numerous unspecified vignette head and tail chapter pieces by Arthur Rackham as called for. First Trade Edition 1st Printing 1917 (After the Limited Signed Edition). VG no d/j (Book- Light shelf wear to cloth at extremities - colour rubbing... View more info

Image for A TEN O'CLOCK SCHOLAR AND OTHER ESSAYS

A TEN O'CLOCK SCHOLAR AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: ALISON UTTLEY

Price: £27.50

Publisher: LONDON, FABER AND FABER: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120028

ISBN: 0571095216

Condition: Fine


Blue Buckram cloth boards with gilt blocked title block and lettering to spine, 205 x 140 mm approx. 142 nos. pp. Chapter head b/w illustrations by C F Tunnicliffe. First Edition 1st printing of this collection of 12 essays on diverse subjects from this enduringly sought after author/ artist duo in collectible condition. Fine/Fine (Book- A touch of colour rubbing to cloth at extremities of boards. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket - Non price clipped, cover pri... View more info

Image for SMILER

SMILER

By: AMBLER , C GIFFORD

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, HUTCHINSON Junior Books: 1947

Seller ID: 122745

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b in Gd D/j.2nd imp.1947. illustrated puppies Daily Lives in 16 humorous Sketches by renowned dog Artist & Author C Gifford Ambler: his inimitable pictures of dogs are so well known that any attempt to gild the lily , so as to speak , would be a waste of time - herein the daily lives of puppies & dogs [ yellow cloth titles to spine & front, neat light ink inscsp.to front blank end paper.tight bindings , 1st & last few pages light to foxi [tan]+foredge, mild handling... View more info

Image for THE ART OF BEATRIX POTTER Revised Edition

THE ART OF BEATRIX POTTER Revised Edition

By: ANNE CARROLL MOORE & ENID AND LESLIE LINDER

Price: £24.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE & Co.Ltd: 1978

Edition: Revised/Reset Edition

Seller ID: 122680

ISBN: 0723214573

Condition: Near Fine


Mottled Grey Rexine cloth boards with gilt titles to spine and mouse to front panel. 240 x 175 mm approx. Blue end papers. Applied head and tail bands. Top edge of book block stained red. xxvi + 406 pp. Colour frontis + over 300 other reproductions in colour and monochrome including a collection of photographs of Hill Top and Sawrey giving a setting of Beatrix Potter's life from 1905 onwards. First published in 1955 the copy offered by us is a 1978 reprint of the Revised... View more info

Image for THE WARDEN

THE WARDEN

By: ANTHONY TROLLOPE

Price: £7.50

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE G. HARRAP: 1949

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 121524

Condition: Very Good


Mushroom cloth boards with gilt titles to spine, 255 x 195 mm approx. 208 pp. Colour frontis + 11 other colour plates + 29 b/w illustrations as called for by Phyllis Harrap. First published in 1855 this often satirical look at life in the fictional catherdral town of Barchester is a mirror to the social life of the time and is brought to life by the illustrations which are remarkably appropriate to the story created by Trollope. VG/Fair. (Book- some fading to cloth where... View more info

Image for WHERE'S MOUSE ?

WHERE'S MOUSE ?

By: BAKER , Alan , Acclaimed Artist , Speciality Animals

Price: £5.95

Publisher: London, KINGFISHER Books: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121110

ISBN: 0862729017

Condition: Near Fine


Large H/b+ Dust Jacket,The Acclaimed Artist , Specialty Animals, Alan Baker. Wonderful Fold-Out Colour Country Scenes of Countryside & animals hiding ; use as double paged or as one big long fold-out scene, Young Girls & Boys , children's illustrated , imagination stirring Kingfisher book.24681097531.[ both cover & book show slight spine lean ; all else as new. Laminated H/b in D/j.No inscsp.D/j not price clipped.Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for GROUNDSEL AND NECKLACES

GROUNDSEL AND NECKLACES

By: BARKER , Cicely Mary , Author & Artist

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd: 1946

Seller ID: 123926

Condition: Fair


Fair H/b [internal Good] Small 140x105mm.Slim 48pp. Author & artist of The Flower Fairies.A real charm of a book illus. 12 Full-page Colour plates & blue-tone illus. end papers.undated c. 1940's [ bindings sound, no inscsp. no annotation,] covers weary with edgwear col/rub loss & fox spotting, No spine. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for SPRING STORY Brambly Hedge

SPRING STORY Brambly Hedge

By: BARKLEM , JILL , Author & Artist

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 123138

ISBN: 0001839225

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b.FINE D/J.2011.Unpaginated.Small.Square. Brambly Hedge series. Family field mice seasonal tale in charming small, detailed, coloured full-page plates by this well-loved Children's country Artist & author. illu. end papers of Primrose wood. [ book as new, no inscsp.] Dust Jacket not price clipped. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for HOW TO KNOW THE FERNS 120 Different Types

HOW TO KNOW THE FERNS 120 Different Types

By: BASTIN , S Leonard ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN & Co. Ltd: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123841

Condition: Good


Good H/b.1st ed.1917.Small.136pp .illus. 33 b/w photo-plates.14 chpts- 120 different types; from Bristle fern / Tunbridge Filmy fern - to - the Dutch Rush.[ Ferns Allies / life histories / yesteryear & today etc] the culture, protecting. Preserving. Index.[ 175x110mm green cloth, clean throughout, thicker-card paper creamed, no inscsp, no annotation.] boards show markings- more to rear. An excellent reference source. Please see our images of the actual book offered for... View more info

Image for OLD SYDNEY

OLD SYDNEY

By: BEATTY , Bill , COOPER , Ashley

Price: £5.65

Publisher: Northn Sydney, HORWITZ Publications: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6075

ISBN: 0725500441

Condition: VG


Larger format.1st ed.B/w illustrated by Artist Ashley Cooper renouned Professional Artist Spanning 50 Yrs. Mainly colonial historian author Bill Beatty. line drawings to every page / pictorial history with text.of yesteryear, 72pp. [ sand boards+gilt titles, some fox tan spotting , pattern to end papers, no incssp , clean throughout] Dust Jacket price clipped,little grubby from handling, light wear/colour rub/loss, now in clear protective proprietry covers. PLS See our i... View more info

Image for KENT SURREY and SUSSEX WATERCOLOURS by JOHN TOOKEY

KENT SURREY and SUSSEX WATERCOLOURS by JOHN TOOKEY

By: BIGNELL , ALAN , TOOKEY , JOHN ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, GORDON FRASER: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122233

ISBN: 0860921115

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/b in FINE D/j.1st ed. Artist J Tookey trained Sir John Cass School [ similar style to Edward Seago ] currently Painter & Poet , he holds classes & his work acquired by Galleries , Corporate & private Collectors , Map of all covered areas.Text by A Bignell who lives & writes about Kent , Reporter for Kent Messenger for 30 yrs & devotee of Rural scenery - previous books acclaimed.60pp.[ tight binding, No inscsp, no annotation, Dust Jacket is price clipped, Lam... View more info

Image for GUMDROP and the BULLDOZERS

GUMDROP and the BULLDOZERS

By: BIRO , VAL , Author & Artist

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, HODDER & STOUGHTON: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 6363

ISBN: 0340548665

Condition: VG+


SIGNED Copy.VG+ Slim large Laminated H/b.Colour illustrated to all pages. Another Gumdrop adventure - Humour in both pictures & text. [ Signed by the Author/Artist & inscribed to John 22-8-1992 no other inscsp., story fine throughout. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for MRS ARMITAGE and the BIG WAVE

MRS ARMITAGE and the BIG WAVE

By: BLAKE , Quentin ,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Ted Smart: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122272

ISBN: 1862302731

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE.Internal FINE throughout.Slim Large P/b.No inscsp.Author & Artist Quentin Blake.[ loved by children & adult alike] colour Illustrated humour all pages with larger font text.Unpaginated. Laminated covers bright, clean as new with tiny loss, 1mm.or less, top rear corner, barely noticeable. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info