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THE GIRL CRUSOES The Girl's New Library Series.

By: STRANG , Mrs Herbert

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, OXFORD University Press / Humphrey Milford: 1924

Seller ID: 5232

Condition: VG


VG H/b c.1920's. 312pp Ccovers & spine illus.4 ladies in flowing attire in blind embossed pattern with clear Gilt titles. Green tone illus. end papers..ink inscsp to blank page dated 1924. Frontis - in colour. " The Girl's New Library" series. A lovely copy.tight bindings. very minor pale fox tan. & light spine fade. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ON THE BEAT WITH PC 49

By: STRANKS , Alan , Author of the Famous Radio Series , WORSLEY , John ,

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, PREVIEW Publications Ltd: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123089

Condition: Good


Large H/b annual.Blue-cloth spine.Undatedd c.1953.illus.The Thames to end papers.Contents;- Stories [ The Case of the Laughing Man etc] , Special Features [ 2 Tips for Junior 'tecs etc]illus. 6 Colour plates & in line with one comic-strip "Gigs Cartoon Crime Quiz".The PC Fortyniners' Club form left blank[ not filled-in] ink inscp. to ffep, no annotation.no crayon. edgewear col/rub/loss to covers.overall a little limp now. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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GULLIVERS TRAVELS to Lilliput and Brobdingnag

By: SWIFT , Jonathan , MOSSA , R G ,

Price: £34.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1938

Seller ID: 120158

Condition: Very Good


UNCOMMON Large VG H/b in Poor+ D/j.Undated c. 1923.,illustrated Artist R G Mossa .12 Full-page Colour plates & in line.All paintings bright, clean throughout, tight bindings, light ink name to initial blank end paper [fep], [red-tone illus. to end papers] This book belongs To left blank. Covers - clean grey boards with red titles & front illustration, light edgewear. mild fade to margins & top/base spine due to Dust Jacket loss. [Dust Jacket not clipped, small edgewear nicks / crease / rub / fade / loss. The 2 main areas of loss ;-top spine approx 15mmxwidth & max top rear 70x30mm. light handl... View more info

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BIDDY FINDS a HARE Colouring and Story Book

By: TARRANT , Audrey , Artist & Author

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, THE MEDICI SOCIETY Ltd: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122229

ISBN: 0855030275

Condition: VG


Square slim P/b , 1st ediition , VG , younger children , colour illustrated to 6 pages others blank to colour-in. 24pp , Audrey Tarrant [ her work extensively published by Medici Soc. and her children's book have a wide following ] [ book - no inscsp / no annotation, tight binding , clean throughout. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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OUT OF THE WAY

By: TAYLOR , Helen Louisa , COLLINS , A H ,

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Wells Gardner , Darton & Co: 1893

Seller ID: 119138

Condition: Good


H/b Good Undated [ inscsp. 1893 ]." They also have erred through wine & through strong drink are out of the way" to quote to title page text above illus. in line. Frontis depicts Betsy Christmas shopping.Ilus. b/w by Artist A H Collins. H L Taylor. for the older child. [ Children's Illustrated story of an era - Social History ] [ total Gilt foredge , ink name dated 1893 to initial blank page ffep, sound binding, sporadic fox tan spotting throughout ] spine lean , edge-wear colo/rub loss tiny corner tips , top/tail spine. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

LAND OF THE LONG WHITE CLOUDMAORI MYTHS, TALES AND LEGENDS.

By: TE KANAWA, KIRI

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, PAVILION MICHAEL JOSEPH: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10232

Condition: VG


Light blue paper covered boards with gilt titles to spine, coloured end papers, 118pp + Glossary. Written by one of the most famous opera singers of the 20th Century this is an account of the myths and legends of her Maori heritage illustrated by the award winning illustrator Michael Foreman. VGVG (Book- Shelf wear principally to bottom edge of boards, No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- non price clipped - rubbing to laminate to top edge with small loss to tip of top rear corner of up to 4x2mm approx. Now in a proprietary protective wrapper). View more info

JACK AND THE BEAN-STALK ENGLISH HEXAMETERS

By: TENNYSON, HALLAM

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LONDON, MACMILLAN: 1886

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11732

Condition: Poor


Green cloth boards with dark blue titles and illustration to front board. 70pp. Edges stained blue. Hallam Tennyson's adaption of the traditional fairy story Jack the Giant Killer illustrated by Randolph Caldecott's charming but unfinished sketches and ideas he had for "Jack and the Giant"and reproduced for the book by permission of Mrs Caldecott. Poor (Book- boards shelf soiled and with liquid stains, end papers and half title and to a lesser extent the book block itself tanned. No previous owner name or insc. Glue of backstrip and sewing is beginning to fail and the book would benefi... View more info

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THE ROSE AND THE RING or The History of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo & THE MAGIC FISHBONE

By: THACKERAY , W M , DICKENS , CHARLES , GILBERT , John , HOGARTH, Paul ,

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, DENT DUTTON: 1967

Seller ID: 12061

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b.VG D/j.1967.Colour & b/w illustrated by John Gilbert & Paull Hogarth.Dent Dutton Classics.No 42. Two tales in one Volume by two famed Victorian authors: Thackery & Dickens. "Around the Middle of the last century there was a fashion for " literary fairy Tales" as distinct from traditional folk-lore." 179pp+ 4 pages publisher's adverts.[ blue dec.boards+ red titles to spine & front, same design to end papers, No incsp ,tight binding ] clean bright Dust Jacket not price clipped, 18/- , light fox spotting to spine , minor edgewear top/tail spine, tiny-dot loss to rear base, tiny rdgewe... View more info

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HENRY IN THE NEWS

By: THATCHER , DORA , BIRO , VAL

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Leicester, BROCKHAMPTON PRESS: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5852

Condition: VG


VG H/b.[ Internal FINE ]1st ed.1983.Laminated boards. The Henry Series by D Thatcher. Henry the Helicopter.Humerous illus. in line by Artist Val Biro. slightly larger font text for younger child.Children's illustrated.[ small neat ink incssp to initial blank page ffep, tight binding, internal as new ] bright covers mild handling soil & start of fox tan spotting. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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HENRY'S MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE

By: THATCHER , DORA , PAUL- HOYE , R ,

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Leicester, BROCKHAMPTON PRESS: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120810

Condition: Good -


Not often Found. Small oblong comic-strip card p/b.1963. Unpaginated. Red/white/ black tone illustrated by artist R Paul-Hoye.Text by Henry Series / & Tug-boat series , author, Dora Thatcher.Hlicopter Adventures for boys & girls.[ assumed meant-to-be-punched-out circle to red cloth spine, book has been folded, 7-8 minor staining areas , tight binding, no tears, no colour-in , 1/- , card covers fairly worn and weary - Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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PERCY THE SMALL ENGINE

By: THE REV W. AWDRY

Price: £4.50

Publisher: LONDON, KAY & WARD: 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120345

ISBN: 0718204166

Condition: Good


Illustrated card wraps, (paperback) 100 x140 mm approx. Landscape format. 64pp. No 11 in the Railway Series set on the imaginary Island of Sodor with charming illustrations by Dalby of the Saddle-Tank Engine with a lively personality. First Paper-back Edition 1st printing 1970. Good )Book- Covers colour rubbed and a little dog eared. No previous owner name, insc. or other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ELOISE in PARIS

By: THOMPSON , Kay , KNIGHT , Hilary ,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster UK Ltd: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120942

ISBN: 0689827849

Condition: Fine


Large laminated H/b+D/j Both FINE.1st U.K ed.13579108642. Simon & Schuster. How to descibe Eloise? - similar to a prankster girl from the St Trinian books of Timothy Shy & Ronald Searle. [ Childrens illustrated - Humour] book No inscsp. Dust Jacket not price clipped , book as new.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover .Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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SILENT NIGHT HOLY NIGHT A Song for the World [ The Tale Behind the Timeless Carol ]

By: THUSWALDNER , Werner , an Author & Playwright , INGPEN , Robert , Artist

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Michael Neugebauer Publishing Ltd / Minedition: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124320

ISBN: 9888240862

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in Fine D/j.1st.ed.1st print.10987654321.Slim. A charm of a book , a winter gem for child & adult alike [ Children's Illus],Colour plates , to all pages 28pp by Artist Robert Inkpen. W Thuswaldner - an Author & Playwright for both Stage & Radio.[ book as new, no inscp.] Dust Jacket not price clipped. 28pp.190x150mm.NB.Camera flash has lightened colours Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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A BRIGHT LITTLE PAIR Adapted from the Story by , [ Stories Old and New Series ]

By: TIDDEMAN , L E ,

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd: 1914

Seller ID: 124220

Condition: Good


Good H/b.c.1914 " This volume belongs to a Series which has been specially prepared for children..... carefully chosen ... of those older tales that never grow old.." A Tale of a Sister and Brother.Colour plate Frontis;- " Who Should Pop Out but Nurse Bond " + 3 more colour plates. 126pp+ 2pp publisher adverts. Small novel 185x130mm , only 3 pale-green-tone illus end-papers [ lacks one ] , Holy Trinity Girl's School stamp & ink inscsp, dated 1914 , to initial blank page [ book itself is undated ], Cream illus. boards with laid-on col illus. mild fox and handling soiling [ a li... View more info

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RUPERT AND THE ENCHANTED PRINCESS , Rupert Little Bear Library no 3

By: TOURTEL, Mary ,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, SAMSON LOW, Marston & Co ltd:

Seller ID: 119529

Condition: VG


Small yellow H/b Rupert Little Bear Library no 3, 62pp. b/w illustrated with verse. Undated.card pages med fox browned. tight binding , Internal- clean throughout. no inscsp. PLS see our image View more info

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RUPERT AND DAPPLE , Rupert Little Bear Library no 10

By: TOURTEL, Mary ,

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, SAMSON LOW, Marston & Co ltd:

Seller ID: 122900

Condition: Good


Small yellow H/b Rupert Little Bear Library no 10, 62pp. b/w illustrated with verse. Undated.card pages light fox browned. tight binding , Internal- clean throughout .author name partially rubbed away to title page.no inscsp.Bright col.illus. cover, no loss.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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NURSERY RHYMES With Drawings by Leslie Brooke

By: Traditional

Price: £50.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE & Co: 1916

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121290

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with dark blue decs, gilt tiles and decs to spine and front panel with gilt blocked illustration. 170 x 125 mm approx. Illustrated end papers. Unpaginated (190pp) including plates. Frontis + 23 full colour plates, 4 full page b/w plates and many others in text. There is no list of illustrations to facilitate collation but condition of book and the number of plates give confidence that the book offered is complete. Undated but the book was first published [1916] and there is no indication of reprint or printer's code to suggest it is not a first edition copy that we offer. A c... View more info

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MOTHER GOOSE or The Old Nursery Rhymes

By: Traditional Authors , GREENAWAY , Kate , Artist

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE: 1956

Seller ID: 121323

Condition: Good


Illustrated Paper covered boards with blue cloth quarter binding. 165 x 110 mm approx. Decorative end papers, 52 pp. Traditional Nursery Rhymes with charming illustrations by Kate Greenaway. Undated but printer's code would suggest 1956. Good (Book- Moderate shelf wear and soiling with bumps to bottom corners, No previous owner name or insc. Light occasional finger soiling to margins. No tears to pages and binding sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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BENNY BEAR The Farmer [ Benny Bear is the Little Bear , a Well Known Film & T.V.Figure ]

By: TURNOR , Mary ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BRIMAX Books Publisher / Printed in West Germany: 0

Seller ID: 123760

Condition: Good


Good Large 12 page Board book printed in West Germany. Brimax no.1602.Adventures of a Teddy Bear farmer against real life scenes. A charm of a book with large font text for younger child.[ a sound binding, no exposed hinges ] few light markings to blank rear board, total fade to cloth spine, small loss top/tail spine, light edge-wear, bumped top corners. 290x220mm. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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HARE and the EASTER EGGS

By: UTTLEY , Alison , TEMPEST , Margaret ,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, COLLINS: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123003

ISBN: 0001983962

Condition: VG +


VG+ Square H/b [ Internal FINE ] [1952- new ed.2000 with Abridged text & additional illus. by Mark burgess] Colour illustrated by original Artist Margaret Tempest.Golden-yellow illus. end papers.Charming Animal tales for the young.45pp.190x155mm [ Laminated h/b ,No inscsp, Fine throughout] minor spot fade to pastel pink to front cover [ on the golden-yellow] & to lower band of spine, all else bright & clean as new.Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info