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UNDER FRENCH'S COMMAND A Story of the Western Front from Neuve Chapelle to Loos

By: BRERETON , Captain F S ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BLACKIE & Son Ltd: 1916

Seller ID: 120119

Condition: Good


Undated c. 1916[ pos. undated 1st ed] or eraly reprint in Original Brown boards. Thicker format 336pp.illus. by Arch Webb.with 6 plates as expected. The Western Front from Neuve Chapelle to Loos [ book ink inscsp, green edges. tight binding. clean pictures and pages .light fox tan spotting 1st/last few pages only. Internally Very Good. [ external cover scene rubbed with wear but spine illus. fine.Bright gilt titles to spine. Please see our actual image of the book offere... View more info

TWO IN A TENT

By: BRETT , MOLLY

Price: £1.25

Publisher: London, THE MEDICI SOCIETY: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8361

ISBN: 0855030003

Condition: VG


Laminated Stapled Paperback colour illustrated , 1st edition , VG , 24 pps , no incssp , book small scuff to top/f corner 1mm and very minor markings to rear , line drawings to every page , alternate full page in colour with double page colour centrpiece of two young children , Susan and David , and a steeping stone stream with woodland folk [ animals ] , younger child , boys / girls - front cover animals surrounding a tent , Externally VG , Internally fine View more info

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MIDGET and the PET SHOP

By: BRETT , MOLLY , An Author Soc. Mem. & Art Soc. Member

Price: £0.75

Publisher: London, MEDICI SOCIETY: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123346

ISBN: 085503033X

Condition: VG-


VG-P/b.24pp.1st ed.1975. Square.Covers show birds & small animals having a picnic. For younger children , colour illustrated all pages , Molly Brett [ daughter gifted animal painter Mary Gould Brett ], a Surrey Artist , has featured BBC TV & radio programmes.[ laminated p/b, clean staples, no inscsp., no annotation, tight binding, weary top front side edge, pages creamed, mild handling wear. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE SNOWMAN

By: BRIGGS , Raymond

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, PUFFIN Books /The Penguin Group: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120542

ISBN: 0241139384

Condition: Near Fine


H/b+D/j both near FINE , no notable defects , No inscsp.1st ed thus- Puffin/Penguin.Unpaginated.Picture story told by a series of illustrations and made into a feature cartoon film with a memorable sound track. A book which has fond childhood memories for many people and for that reason has become collectible in it's 1st edition format. Dust Jacket glitter decorated around the Snowman. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN A CHILD'S STORY

By: BROWNING , ROBERT , TARRANT , MARGARET W

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Sons Ltd: 1962

Seller ID: 6349

Condition: VG+


VG H/b in Good- D/j. Title conts: " written for and inscribed to WM the Younger" Dent's Tales for Children from Many Lands Series., A charm of a book illustrated 8 Colour plates & in line by Artist Margaret Tarrant. The Pied Piper by the famed Scot's Poet Robert Browning. [ bright burnt orange boards, small 5 lettter receding ink name to front blank end paper, clean throughout] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 7/6 ,yet oddly clipped to top inner flap corner. 10mm c... View more info

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LET'S LOOK AT SOME INSECTS

By: BRUCE , ELLA , Artist

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, MEDICI SOCIETY: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10694

ISBN: 0855030410

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE.P/b Square laminated. 24pp.1st. Colour illustrated all pages by Artist Ella Bruce. The Medici Society series. Double - page central scene - one page to rear of book to identify the insects - learning is fun with bright clear pictures. Note on Author to rear. [ No inscsp. no annotation, tight binding , the only defect to this o/w fine conditioned interior is small pink spot to the base of one page.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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JENNINGS GOES TO SCHOOL

By: BUCKERIDGE, ANTHONY

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, COLLINS: 1961

Seller ID: 122427

Condition: VG


VG Red H/b.1961 imp.Colour Frontis::" Mr Wilkins Perpared to do Battle with the Poisonous Spider". 255 pp. Reprint of the first Jennings book. ( ink inscsp.to ffep. pages somewhat browned, tight binding ,top fore-edge publisher's red ] light handling overall clean tidy covers. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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LITTLE LASS Exmoor Pony

By: BULLIVANT, Mary Garland , HART , Frank ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118379

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b.RARE in Dust Jacket.1st.1936.Artist Frank Hart. An Exmoor Pony adventure by M G Bullivant.[ birth / new life / new friends / breaking-in / unkind mistress / new home / wicked plan . fox hunting / trials / show grounds ] peach cloth brown titles , No inscsp, tight binding, Fine throughout,paper fox tanned to foredge & endpapers.[ D/j not price clipped,7s 6d. the rear in VG condition; however spine & front flakey with small edgewear loss mainly to front & spine. no... View more info

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POND LIFE INSECTS The Young Collector Series

By: BUTLER , Edward A , B.A. B.S.c.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, SWAN Sonnenschein & Co: 1891

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 122077

Condition: Good


Small Good H/b.Natural History.Intro;[ the Surface / the Middle depths / the Bottom / above the Surface / the Margins / the Water plants. b/w illustrated & in line.Author EA Butler B.A. B.S.c.[ green boards red / black titles to front, spine faded] 1st/last few pages & foredge fox tanned.no inscsp.no annotation.a sound copy but some hessian showing to end papers.Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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PERCY'S BUMPY RIDE

By: BUTTERWORTH , NICK

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, COLLINS: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10971

ISBN: 0001983296

Condition: Fine


FINE Square Laminated H/b in Near Fine D/j.1st.3579108642.Children's Colour illustrated.Larger font text for younger child.Percy the Park Keeper series with all his aniaml friends.Nick Butterworth. Percy has made his own special lawn mower. [ book Fine, no inscsp] matching scene to ust Jacket, not price-clipped. in near fine with small crease to top spine area. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

A SKETCH BOOK OF R CALDECOTT'S

By: CALDECOTT, R

Price: £45.00

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE ROUTLRDGE & SONS: 0

Seller ID: 7673

Condition: VG


Oatmeal cloth boards with green cloth half binding. Undated circa 1880's. See Blackburn Caldecott p 205. Hard Cover , 48pp. Collection of alternate b/w drawings and colour sketches by Caldecott reproduced by Edmond Evans Engraver and Printer. VG (book- Moderate shelf wear and soiling to boards. Binding sound - no cracks to endpapers. No previous owner name or insc. pages have occ. light soiling. Not significant.) View more info

R CALDECOTTS PICTURE BOOK NUMBER TWO

By: CALDECOTT,R

Price: £22.50

Publisher: LONDON AND NEW YORK,FREDERICK WARNE,UNDATED:

Seller ID: 3552


240x210mm approx,beige boards with illustration to front in orange and black,slight softness top/tail of spine with wear[4x2mm], inked name to fep,31 pages,containing The 3 Jolly Huntsmen,Sing a Song of Sixpence,The queen of hearts and the Farmers Boy,Illustrations to every page with every other page being in full-page colour.Clean throughout with sound binding,a very good copy View more info

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THE FARMER and HIS FIELD , Bible Books for Small People

By: CHALMERS , Muriel , WOOD , Elsie Anna ,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Student Christian Movement Press: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118652

Condition: VG+


UNCOMMON in dust Jacket & 1st edition.Illustrated paper covered boards repeating the design of the dust jacket. 145x110mm approx. Unpaginated.28 full page colour llustrations with text opposite. No 6 in the Bible Books for Small People Series. (slight lean to book , tight binding , no inscsp.Orange Dust Jacket not price clipped, 1/-, some shelf soiling to covers, few minor l marks , small loss corners max to spine ends 2x3mm , with closed line-tear across top area of spi... View more info

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JESUS , FRIEND of LITTLE CHILDREN

By: CHALMERS, MURIEL

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, STUDENT CHRISTIAN MOVEMENT Press: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118541

Condition: VG


UNCOMMON in dust Jacket.1935.Illustrated paper covered boards repeating the cover design. 145x110mm approx. Unpaginated.28 full page colour llustrations with text opposite. No 11 in the Bible Books for Small People Series.(book- negligable shelf wear to extremities, minor spine lean ,neat ink inscsp ] Glacine wrapper affixed to book under dust jacket. D/j not price clipped , 1/- ,small black mark to top spine, a little wear to extremities but in quite remarkable conditio... View more info

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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

By: CHARLES FOLKARD , Artist

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, A & C BLACK: 1916

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123447

Condition: Good


Brown Cloth Boards with coloured blocked illustrations and black titles to spine and upper board. 210 x 155 mm approx. xii + 412 pp + 8pp Publisher's catalogue. Frontis + 11 other full page colour plates by Charles Folkard + a few unspecified b/w line illustrations in text. Preface by Gordon Home giving a brief outline of the origin of the stories and their collection/translation. First Published in this form with Folkard's Illustrations in 1913, the copy offered by us i... View more info

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WESTWARD HO!

By: CHARLES KINGSLEY

Price: £18.00

Publisher: LONDON, The Religious Tract Society: 1927

Seller ID: 119812

Condition: Very Good


Green Cloth Boards with Illustrations to spine and front board, black titles. 220x150mm approx. 597 nos. pp.Undated circa 1920's. Colour Frontis + 16 b/w plates + 50 line drawings in text. A sound clean copy of Kingsley's classic adventure story illustrated by Finnemore and from the library of the Late Vice Admiral Sir John Charles Young Roxburgh RN with His Siignatures to front paste down at age 12 and later to front free end paper. VG (Book - Boards respectably clean w... View more info

A CAT CALLED TOOTOO A Story for Children

By: CHETHAM-STRODE , Warren , MINIFIE , Maegaret ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123610

Condition: Good


Gd H/b in Gd D/j.1st ed.1st print.1966.A charm of a book that should appeal equally to adult & child alike.A tale of 4 Siamese cats & a dog called Ben.[ lilac cloth gilt titles, tight binding, No inscp, clean throughout , few tiny fading pale blue dots to initial blank page ffep.] Dust Jacket shelf-handling soil , small edgewear crease & nicks, col.rub/loss mainly top spine & top front corner. now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see our i... View more info

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MAUD FLORENCE NELLIE or DON'T CARE

By: CHRISTOBEL ROSE COLERIDGE

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, NATIONAL SOCIETY'S DEPOSITORY: 1887

Seller ID: 120782

Condition: Very Good


1888 inscsp.Dark Red bevel edged cloth boards with gilt and colour blocked titles and illustrations to spine and front panel. viii + 238 pp + 16 of publisher's adverts. Frontis + 3 other full page illustrations as called for and chapter head and tail vignettes. Undated circa 1888 by reference to School prize plate to front paste down. VG (Book- no significant shelf wear or soiling to boards. Prize plate to paste down. Edges of book block foxed. Glue to back strip failing... View more info

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CONNIE THE COW

By: CICIEY ENGLEFIELD

Price: £18.00

Publisher: LONDON, JOHN MURRAY: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121236

Condition: Very Good


Paper covered boards with Brick red buckram cloth quarter binding. 175 x 130 mm approx. 42pp + 6 pp of publisher's adverts. Full page and vignette woodcut illustrations. First Edition 1939 of this charming children's book which has since been re-issued by Potter books. VG (Book- Moderate shelf wear to cloth at head and tail of spine with a little shelf soiling. Light foxing spots to white paper covers with rubbing at corners of front board. Erased pencil name and address... View more info

THE GETTING WELL OF DOROTHY

By: CLIFFORD , MRS W K

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1905

Edition: 2nd Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 7661

Condition: VG


SCARCE , Green Hard Cover with bright gilt bird illus decs to front and spine , also circular gilt " Prize Awarded by the London Council ", 251pp plus 40pp publishers adverts to rear , Colour Fontis - Dorothy and Betty hugging , illusrated 27 b/w by Gordon Browne , states Second Edition to title page , states second edition 1905 to reverse , however 40 adverts to rear dated 1907 - hence a 1905 reprint , a Family Adventure - Childrens illustrated [ book - Head Tea... View more info