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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S BIRTHDAY The Tales of Little Grey Rabbit

By: UTTLEY , ALISON , TEMPEST , MARGARET,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, COLLINS / HarperCollins Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Ediiton Thus

Seller ID: 122546

ISBN: 0001983911

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE H/b.1sted thus-abridged 2000.45PP. Colour illustrated by Margaret Tempest [ original artist] pictures in in square, round & oblong framed design .Younger child [ animal family tales in the coutryside. The Tales of Little Grey Rabbit series [ Modern Classic] blue-tone illus. end papers.[ tight binding, No inscsp. Fine throughout] laminated covers near Fine few tiny dot/spots to white front.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S SPRING CLEANING PARTY No 29

By: UTTLEY , Alison , WIGGLESWORTH , Katherine

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, COLLINS: 1972

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 7048

ISBN: 0001941313

Condition: VG


Yellow paper covered boards with green lettering and illustration repeating that of the dust jacket. 63 nos. pp.yellow Illustrated end papers.No 29 in series and only the 28 previous titles are listed on the rear panel. Tommy doormouse / Grey Rabbit / lavender cakes / dandelion wine colour illustrated by the original artist K Wigglesworth.VG/G (book- t "This book belongs to Alexander" to half title neatly printed with a rubber stamp. Very minor rubbing/ shelf wea... View more info

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CHATTERBOX Annual

By: Various Authors

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, DEAN & Son Ltd: 1950

Seller ID: 1444

Condition: VG


H/b undated chiildrens annual c. 1950's Pictorial Boards (Snow scene Huskys- boy on sleigh ) Blue cloth quarter binding. 188pp + Little Pig Kiwi Shoe polish rhyme Advert. Colour Frontispiece+ b/w line drawings. collection of stories for boys & girls by various authors.(book - No inscp, binding sound, puzzles not filled-in left blank, end papers sound).external - 10mm thumb crease-line base front corner- ditto to rear.minor edgwear + head and tail of cloth spine - no frey... View more info

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BRITISH WILD FLOWERS A Ladybird Nature Book Series no.536

By: VESEY FITZGERALD , Brian , FLS , HILDER , Rowland & Edith ,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Loughborough, WILLS & HEPWORTH: 1957

Seller ID: 122023

Condition: VG


VG H/b in VG D/j.an early 1957 Reprint as title mentioned to rear flap. 52 pps. buff card with navy illustrated boards. no inscsp. clean throughout.[ Dust Jacket not price clipped, 2/6 ,cover starting to fox, feint marks, corner small col.rub/loss , Ladybird book of British Wild Flowers series 536; colour illustrated by by Artists Rowland & Edith Hilder B Vesy-Firtzgerald the renouned and well loved country author; Childrens colour illustrated fun to learn books - altern... View more info

THE SAGA OF SHIPS , BROOKE BOND PICTURE CARD ALBUM

By: VILLIERS , Alan

Price: £4.00

Publisher: READING, BROOKE BOND:

Seller ID: 6457

Condition: Fine


Brooke Bond Picture Cards, The Saga of Ships text by Alan Villiers.Unpaginated pages , colour illustrated stapled card wraps , 6d , a fine copy with all 50 colour cards neatly stuck , text , no inscsp , no annotations . [ for both child and collector] View more info

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH BUTTERFLIES

By: W.J.STOKOE

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE & Co Ltd: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123164

Condition: Very Good


Pale Blue cloth boards with dark blue titles. 145 x 95 mm approx. 192 pp. No.3 in series. Print code 179.642 .1942 the Fourth printing of the 1st Edition.VG/G- (Book- Light fading to cloth at extremities. No previous owner name or ins. Book block square and binding sound. Dust Jacket - two significant chips to head at front and rear flap folds - max 20mm to front and tear of 25 mm approx from base of chip to rear with associated creasing. No notable soiling. Non price cl... View more info

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH WILD ANIMALS

By: W.J.STOKOE

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE & Co Ltd: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123165

Condition: Very Good


Pale Brown cloth boards with dark brown titles. 145 x 95 mm approx. 224 pp. No.5 in series.1946 reprint of the First Edition- Print code 263.246 High No to front flap fold 9 Dogs. VG/G (Book- Light fading to cloth at extremities. No previous owner name or ins. Book block square and binding sound. Dust Jacket - Nicks and tears but with no significant loss. Max tear 25mm approx to bottom of front panel with associated line crease. Price clipped with brown book/lion war tax... View more info

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A DALES SKETCHBOOK

By: WAINWRIGHT , A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORELAND GAZETTE: 1976

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9138

Condition: VG


Oblong VG H/b in Good+ D/j.Dated 1976.Publisher's note to last page that a second Dales Sketchbook is in course of preparation. Illustrated 75 sketches & Maps.Scenes in the Dales of Yorkshire & adjacent counties with text.( dark Green imitation leather + bright gilt titles to spine.No inscsp. very slightly cocked] Dust Jacket not price clipped, general shelf soil-handling, edgewear few nicks/ tears max 20mm.chip to spine top 10x10mm .now in clear easily Removable proprie... View more info

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SCOTTISH MOUNTAIN DRAWINGS Volume Three the Western Highlands

By: WAINWRIGHT, A

Price: £27.50

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORLAND GAZETTE: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122855

Condition: Fine


Rexine Green boards with gilt lettering to spine.180 x 230 mm approx. Landscape format.Unpaginated 75 studies of the Munros in the Western Highlands being Vol 3 of Wainwright's Scottish Mountain Drawings series. First Edition or early reprint.List of other books shows Volume Two of Scottish Mountain Drawings as most recent publication Fine/VG[ book- no previous owner name or insc. No bumps or sign of use.Dust Jacket Mild to moderate shelf soiling with some light foxing s... View more info

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A SECOND LAKELAND SKETCHBOOK

By: WAINWRIGHT, A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORLAND GAZETTE: 1970

Seller ID: 9336

Condition: VG+


Hardback Landscape format with Dust Jacket , VG+/VG+ , Undated but circa 1970's, Dark Green Rexine leather effect boards with gilt lettering to spine. Unpaginated. a second selection of 80 studies of the lake district with accompanying notes. Reprint from 1970's. Author's other books not listed. (book- no previous owner name or insc. No bumps. D/J - publisher's price sticker affixed- cover price £5.90. No rubbing nicks or tears. Supplied in clear removable proprietary p... View more info

A THIRD LAKELAND SKETCHBOOK

By: WAINWRIGHT, A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORLAND GAZETTE: 1971

Seller ID: 9337

Condition: VG+


Hardback Landscape format with Dust Jacket , VG+/VG+ , Undated but circa 1970's, Dark Green Rexine leather effect boards with gilt lettering to spine and gilt titles to front board. Unpaginated. a third selection of 80 studies of the lake district with accompanying notes. Reprint from late1970's.(high no. of other titles listed is A second Dales Sketchbook 1978. (book- no previous owner name or insc. No bumps. D/J - publisher's price sticker removed leaving shadow. No ru... View more info

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A FOURTH LAKELAND SKETCHBOOK

By: WAINWRIGHT, A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORLAND GAZETTE: 1982

Seller ID: 9338

Condition: VG+


Hardback-Landscape Format with Dust Jacket , VG+/VG+ , Undated but circa 1982 , Dark Green Rexine leather effect boards with gilt lettering to spine.Unpaginated. a fourth selection of 80 studies of the lake district with accompanying notes.High no of Author's other books - A Wyre Sketchbook.(book- no previous owner name or insc. No bumps. D/J - publisher's price sticker affixed- cover £5.90 No nicks or tears.Supplied in clear removable proprietary protective cover A lov... View more info

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A FIFTH LAKELAND SKETCHBOOK

By: WAINWRIGHT, A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: KENDAL, WESTMORLAND GAZETTE: 1973

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9339

Condition: VG+


H/b oblong , Dust Jacket , VG+/VG , Possible 1st edition Undated , Dark blue leather effect boards with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Unpaginated. a fifth selection of 80 studies of the lake district with accompanying notes. Last title in list with other titles- The Outlying Fells of Lakeland and Scottish Mountain Drawings Vol 1 noted as in preparation. (book- no previous owner name or insc. No bumps. D/J - publisher's price sticker removed leaving shaddow. He... View more info

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THE JET AGE Background to the News no 8

By: WALKER, RONALD , Air Correspondent

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE NEWS CHRONICLE: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118288

Condition: G+


Staples illustrated card covers, 215x140 mm approx, 40pp, Numerous b/w photos and world map. Number 8 in the "Background to the News " series no 8 and written by a former war correspondent with the RAF - Air Correspondent R Walker. This issue extols the lead made by Britain in the launch of the de Havilland Comet jet passenger aircraft in 1952.Good+ (Booklet- staples rusty, Ink private ex lib name stamp to reverse of front cover. No other notable defects). Please... View more info

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TRICKS and MAGIC A Ladybird Book Series 633

By: WEBSTER , James , AYTON , Robert ,

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Loughborough, WILLS & Hepworth Ltd: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119449

ISBN: 0721402453

Condition: Very Good


1969 small.H/b.VG.Pos. 1st ed.? as last title to rear.2/6. Ladybird Book series no 633. An easy introduction to becoming a magician - learning is fun .Children's Colour illustrated to alterante pages by R Ayton; with text by J Webster.[ to book no inscsp.interior fine] .external cover bright , edgewear colour fade/rub/loss to corners mainly spine max 3mm spine top . PLS See our image View more info

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES OF THE BRITISH ISLES

By: WELLS , A Laurance ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE: 1949

Seller ID: 123276

Condition: VG+


Apple Green cloth boards with black lettering to spine and front, 145 x 95 mm approx.154 pp.No 6 in series describing 82 species with 76 illust.64 of which in colour.Print code 585.649 (June 1949),.High no to flap fold of jacket Dogs.VG/ VG (Book - colour fading to extremities of boards, very light shelf rubbing. Attractive wood cut book plate to front paste down - "this book belongs to" not filled in. Binding sound and tight. No other notable defects.Dust Jacke... View more info

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MECHANICAL TIN TOYS in Colour

By: WELTENS , ARNO , Authority & Collector

Price: £8.00

Publisher: POOLE, BLANDFORD PRESS / Blandford Colour series: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11559

ISBN: 0713708484

Condition: Fine


Small FINE H/b,FINE D/j. 1st. Blandford Colour series, Profusely illustrated with 80 Pages of plates + lind drawings in text.Brief history, Alphabetical:- descp. of German, European & American Firms, Biblio; & films, Trademark index, 10 headings of collective toys.A Weltens. [ book & Dust Jacket both as new.176pp. 195x135mm[ camera has made title appear blurry, but they are not blurred] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE BOYS' BUDGET c. 1920's

By: WESTERMAN , Percy F , TALBOT , E , & 15 other contributors.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BLACKIE & Son Ltd: 1926

Seller ID: 119757

Condition: Good


DATED 1926 to Nameplate. thick format Large H/b annual - book -good. Adventure tales by Percy F Westerman , E Talbot & 15 other contributors b/w in line illust. with colour Frontis;" Going all out" shows a runner jumping a ditch. [ a South Wales English Congregational Union Presentation nameplate to front end paper - for collecting money for the Home Mission Fund [ D J Thomas] sec., dated Dec. 1926. Outer Card boards weary from use showing markings mainly to rear... View more info

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DUNCTON TALES ( VOLUME ONE OF THE BOOK OF SILENCE)

By: WILLIAM HORWOOD

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, HARPER COLLINS: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121093

ISBN: 0002236761

Condition: VG+


Grey Boards with gilt titles to spine, 240 x 160 mm approx. (iv) + 454 pp. Frontis illustrated line map of Moledom. First Edition 1st printing 1991. Another in the hugely successful Duncton Wood series. VG+/Fine (Book- Dust spotting/foxing to top edge of book block and to a much lesser extent fore edge and prelims. No previous owner name or insc. No other notable defects. Dust Jacket- non price clipped.Clean bright bold colours- no fade- the camera flash does not pick-up... View more info

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THE CHILTERNS AND THE THAMES VALLEY from Iffey to Staines BELL'S POCKET GUIDES

By: WINBOLT , S E

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, G BELL & SONS: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8558

Condition: VG


UNCOMMON in dust Jacket.Small H/b+jkt.VG/VG-.1st ed. 1932.Bell's Pocket Guides English Counties. Maps to end papers, xxxii +282pps plus 2 pages publisher's adverts. 58 photo. illustrations. 5th in series. VG/VG- (book- cloth a little faded at extremities, no previous owner name or inscription, light occassional foxing, Binding sound] D/j not clipped , 3/6, spine a little sun browned and with chips- max- 15x25mm around head and with light foxing. Now in a clear proprietar... View more info