Category: Children's Illustrated

Sort

Showing 21-40 of 442

Image for THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

By: A.A.MILNE , ERNEST H. SHEPARD

Price: £15.00

Publisher: TORONTO, McCLELLAND & STEWART: 1934

Seller ID: 124001

Condition: Good


Yellow cloth boards with red line character images, black title block and author name in black to spine and upper board. 195 x 140 mm approx. Illustrated end papers, xii + 178 pp. 1934 being the 7th Impression of the Canadian Edition published by McClelland & Stewart. Good no d/j (Book - light to mild shelf wear and soiling to boards. Attractive previous owner book plate to recto of frontis. Occasional light foxing to margins. Binding sound with no other defects). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for BUNNIKINS'S PICNIC PARTY A story in verse for children with illustrations in colour

BUNNIKINS'S PICNIC PARTY A story in verse for children with illustrations in colour

By: A.J.MACGREGGOR

Price: £20.00

Publisher: LOUGHBOROUGH, WILLS & HEPWORTH: 1953

Seller ID: 122699

Condition: Very Good


Brown paper covered boards with laid on colour plate. Line Illustrated end papers. Un paginated 50pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. 12th Edition 1953 of the first book in the 401 series of Lady bird books. VG/VG (Book- Boards clean with no notable shelf wear. Light foxing spots to end papers and fore edge of book block. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- Mild rubbing to extremities with a little loss to head of spine and some general shelf soiling mainly to spine. Non price clipped cover 2/6. Supplied in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images of the actual boo... View more info

"TINKER TAILOR" A CHILD'S GUIDE TO THE PROFESSIONS

By: A.P.HERBERT

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN & CO LTD: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124222

Condition: Good


Illustrated Paper covered Boards with Green cloth quarter binding,215 x 170 mm approx. 64 pp. Introductory poem + 20 others in rhyming verse with humorous illustrations by George Morrow. First Edition 1922. Good (Book- covers rubbed at extremities with corners of boards exposed. No significant soiling. End papers a little tanned. No previous owner name or insc. Binding Sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for MORE NURSERY RHYMES , The Three Little Pigs , Simple Simon & The House That Jack Built illustrated by Artist Frank Adams

MORE NURSERY RHYMES , The Three Little Pigs , Simple Simon & The House That Jack Built illustrated by Artist Frank Adams

By: ADAMS , Frank , Artist

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, BLACKIE & Son Ltd: 1935

Seller ID: 120237

Condition: Good


UNCOMMON title.Undated c. 1930's? pos.1st? Three classic Nursery Rhymes illustrated by Renouned Artist Frank Adams with humour. 27 full-page b/w.Small pocket-size Square H/b card-boards. Cloth spine , Colour plate Frontis of 3 pigs ; same as the cover. Unpaginated- 62pp.[ almost erased childs name - feint outline, no other inscsp. or annotation., light spot-dot marks to page margins of light handling. centre-hessian exposure to 2 pages but sewn bindings sound. fade to cloth spine.small edgewear corner col rub/loss. a 15x6mm area missing from front cover.Spotting also to rear plain card. Please... View more info

Image for AESOP'S FABLES SUCCESS SERIES No 2

AESOP'S FABLES SUCCESS SERIES No 2

By: AESOP , HARRY ROUNTREE ,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LONDON, W.H.C.LONDON: 1945

Seller ID: 124154

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Paper covers, Staple bound. 95 x 180 mm approx. Landscape format. 12pp. 7 of Aesop's fables with morals illustrated by Harry Rountree. Undated circa 1940's. Probably one of a series of books published as a promotion for a product obtainable on the submission of vouchers but no clue from the name of the publisher W.H.C. London or the booklet what the product was. VG (Covers- no notable shelf wear or soiling. No previous owner name or insc. Staples a little rusty. Binding sound). Please see our image of the actual booklet offered for sale. View more info

THE VALE OF CEDARS OR THE MARTYR A STORY OF SPAIN IN THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY

By: AGUILAR, GRACE

Price: £18.50

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND SONS: 1889

Seller ID: 10454

Condition: VG


Decorative Red cloth with bevel edged boards and titles in gilt. all edges gilt.293pp + of publisher's adverts. Frontis + 4 other b/w line illustrations. First published in 1850 this is the most popular of the Jewish tales written by the author who died at the tragically young age of 31. VG (Book- neat ink school prize inscr. to reverse of ffep and light browning/ foxing to prelim and last few pages. The spine is also a little sun faded but the book shows little shelf wear or soiling and is a fine example of the decorative cloth children's books of the period). See our image of the actual book... 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 [1995], minor scuff top/f corner and wavy edgewear top edge.Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 38 RUPERT AUTUMN ADVENTURES

RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 38 RUPERT AUTUMN ADVENTURES

By: ALFRED BESTALL

Price: £20.00

Publisher: LONDON, DAILY EXPRESS/BEAVERBROOK NEWSPAPERS: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122563

Condition: Near Fine


Stapled illustrated card wraps, 245 x 180 mm approx. 20pp. No 38 in series.1958. Collectors of this series will be aware that titles towards the end of the series are much more difficult to find than the earlier numbers as their print runs were smaller. This issue features Rupert and the Spinning Globe, and Rupert and the Royal Conker. Near Fine (Staples rusty which has caused chipping to colour at spine edge and slight attendant discolouration else mint condition with no soiling, creasing or previous owner name or insc.). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 32 RUPERT SPRING ADVENTURES

RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 32 RUPERT SPRING ADVENTURES

By: ALFRED BESTALL

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, DAILY EXPRESS/BEAVERBROOK NEWSPAPERS: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122564

Condition: Very Good


Stapled illustrated card wraps, 245 x 180 mm approx. 20pp. No 32 in series.1957. Collectors of this series will be aware that titles towards the end of the series are much more difficult to find than the earlier numbers as their print runs were smaller. This issue features Rupert and the Rope Trick, and Rupert and the Lonely Cottage. Very Good (Staples rusty with slight leaching to paper.Front cover shy of fore edge of pages from creasing which has caused some minor rubbing to top edge. Not significant but worthy of mention. No other notable defects or previous owner name or insc.). Please see... View more info

Image for RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 31 RUPERT SNOW PRANKS

RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES NO 31 RUPERT SNOW PRANKS

By: ALFRED BESTALL

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, DAILY EXPRESS/BEAVERBROOK NEWSPAPERS: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122565

Condition: Very Good


Stapled illustrated card wraps, 245 x 180 mm approx. 20pp. No 31 in series.1956. Collectors of this series will be aware that titles towards the end of the series are much more difficult to find than the earlier numbers as their print runs were smaller. This issue features Rupert and the Snow Pranks and Rupert and the Shy Coconut.Very Good ( Mild discolouration and soiling to front cover the former also visible on reverse. No other notable defects and painting not done. No previous owner name or insc.). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE NEW ADVENTURES OF RUPERT (Facsimile Limited Edition of 1936 Annual)

THE NEW ADVENTURES OF RUPERT (Facsimile Limited Edition of 1936 Annual)

By: ALFRED BESTALL Artist

Price: £50.00

Publisher: LONDON, EXPRESS NEWSPAPERS: 1985

Seller ID: 121684

ISBN: 0850791499

Condition: Near Fine


No 11302 of an unspecified limited edition.Red boards with black titles and illustrations to spine and front panel. 255 x 195 mm approx. Facsimile of the original 1936 annual printed by Eyre & Spottiswoode. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- No notable shelf rubbing. No previous owner name or inscp." This Book Belongs To " clean & blank. Dust Jacket- Minor rubbing to extremities with mild sunning to spine. Lacks the promotional band. Supplied in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for GREY RABBIT'S MAY DAY

GREY RABBIT'S MAY DAY

By: ALISON UTTLEY

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, COLLINS: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120548

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Paper covered boards matching the dust jacket. 175x145mm approx. 64pp. Illustrated end papers.Squirrel, Hare and Grey Rabbit prepare for the May Day celebrations but have no May Pole to dance around. VG/VG (Book- Light colour rubbing to extremities of boards. Prize book plate to front free end paper. Dust Jacket- Mild colour rubbing to extremities and a few light general shelf soiling marks but no nicks or tears and non price clipped. Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for WISE OWL'S STORY

WISE OWL'S STORY

By: ALISON UTTLEY , MARGARET TEMPEST ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, COLLINS: 1954

Seller ID: 122039

Condition: Very Good


First published in 1935 the copy offered by us is of the eleventh impression of 1954.Yellow paper covered boards with red titles and frame to colour illustration on front cover repeating the design of the dust jacket. 175 x 145 mm approx. Illustrated end papers. 96pp. No 2 in the endearing Little Grey Rabbit Book series written by Alison Uttley and charmingly illustrated by Margaret Tempest. VG/poor+ (Book- no notable shelf wear or soiling. No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound. Dust Jacket- Rubbing with loss to paper- most significantly 20x20 mm approx to bottom rear panel, mild shelf... View more info

Image for NOW AND THEN TALES

NOW AND THEN TALES

By: AMBROSE, J.H. HELME, ELEANOR E. LINCOLN, H. AND OTHERS

Price: £35.00

Publisher: LONDON, Humphrey Milford: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119359

Condition: Good


RARE.H/b Large & slim.Green Illustrated paper covered boards with banded christmas scene. and white titles. 280x215mm approx. Unpaginated. Collection of stories by various authors and with numerous illustrations of which frontis colour plate, colour line illustrated title page Full page colour line illustration by F Harrison of young girl and night watchman, vignettes, end pieces and other line illustrations mainly by M S Reeve. A scarce children's book 030:053 in the Opie collection of which we can find no offerings on the internet at the time of listing and the only copies listed on Copac ar... View more info

Image for THE PIG PLANTAGENET

THE PIG PLANTAGENET

By: ANDREWS , ALLEN , FOREMAN , MICHAEL , Award Winning Artist

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, HUTCHINSON: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123989

ISBN: 0091427401

Condition: Very Good


Blue Boards with silver titles to spine, 240 x 155 mm approx. Illustrated end papers, 200 pp Frontis + 11 other illustrations as called for + unspecified chapter tail pieces by Michael Foreman , First Edition 1st printing 1980. Author Allen Andrews edited the Cherwell when at Oxford , war - RAF , newspapers , journals , freelance , many successful works both fiction and non fiction. The hero of this tale , set in Medieval France , is the little pig - and the feudal lords of Poitou , 19 chpts VG/VG [ book - no notable shelf wear or soiling. Book block - clean with no previous owner name o... View more info

Image for PETER AND PATSY TRIPPET A CHILDRENS STORY BOOK

PETER AND PATSY TRIPPET A CHILDRENS STORY BOOK

By: ANN LEWIS , J.C.van HUNNIK ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: NORTHAMPTON, W.F.GRAHAM (NORTHAMPTON) LTD: 0

Seller ID: 123943

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated laminated boards175 x 120 mm approx. Illustrated end papers, Un paginated 26 pp. 11 full page colour illustrations by van Hunnik. Undated - attributed as 1970's Printed in D.D.R for the publishers. Copyright Mulder Holland BV Amsterdam. A charming book for the younger child. VG (Boards - laminate rubbed to extremities and a couple of small scuffs to the red balloon on front cover & initial end paper.. No other notable defects and no previous owner name or insc. ). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

By: APEY,DEBORAH,HAGUE,MICHAEL

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON,METHUEN,1983 FIRST EDITION THUS:

Seller ID: 3558


1st ed. 260x210mm approx,red boards with gilt lettering, 64 pages,blue feps,no inscps,illustrated dustjacket,price clipped.[ Childrens illustrated]with text by D Apey[a former copywriter]and colour drawings by M Hague.honors from Art Center College Design.now one of the America's finest illustrator's.[Classic/ Fairy Tales],Fine,VG View more info

Image for THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES Uncle Toby Tales

THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES Uncle Toby Tales

By: ARIS , Ernest , Artist

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, WARD Lock & Co.Ltd.: 1930

Seller ID: 122538

Condition: Good


Good H/b [ Internal VG Clean throughout, No inscsp] Larger font text for Younger child.Undated c.1930's-40's [Children's Colour illustrated ] wonderful illus. by Artist Ernest Aris.Uncle Toby Tales series. A charm of a book for child and collector alike.An animal tale [ Ebenezer the Hedgehog / Rabbits / Rastus Rook / Scarecrow / Field Mice / Mole] covers a little tired odd patch of col.rub/loss mailny edgewear, faded red or brown ; now Tan cloth spine. Uneven Fade & light scuffing to rear.Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE PICTS AND MARTYRS ALL NOT WELCOME AT ALL

THE PICTS AND MARTYRS ALL NOT WELCOME AT ALL

By: ARTHUR RANSOME

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, JONATHAN CAPE: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122557

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards with gilt titles to spine and blind stamped to front panel. 205x 145 mm approx. Illustrated end papers. 304pp. Frontis + 19 other b/w illustrations as called for. First Edition 1st printing. Good/Good (Book- Indication of liquid spillage to front panel and to fore edge of book block. A couple of soiling spots to front paste down from foreign bodies under paste down in course of book production - typical of rust marks - 4mm max approx. War economy paper of book block evenly tanned. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- ragged tear to tail of spine and loss to head of a... View more info

Image for THE TRIPLE ALLIANCE

THE TRIPLE ALLIANCE

By: AVERY , HAROLD

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 11725

Condition: VG


VG H/b.Thick format 326pp+4 pages publishers adverts.Undated c. 1930's. illustrated 4 Colour plates.A Boys School of yesteryear - the story of Diggory Trevanock , the new boy ( Brown illus. boards, No inscsp, sound copy, clean throughout, light tan fox spot to foredge.] few minor markings to outer cover, light even fade , 1-2mm softness top/tail spine. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info