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Image for GALLANT OLD ENGINE THE RAILWAY SERIES NO 17

GALLANT OLD ENGINE THE RAILWAY SERIES NO 17

By: AWDRY , REV W , KENNEY John T ,

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, KAY & WARD: 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123418

ISBN: 0718200160

Condition: VG


Blue Boards with White titles and engine to upper board. 105 x 140 mm approx. Landscape format. 58 pp. Iillustrated full page colour - alternate pages by John T Kenny. [The Thomas the Tank series ] Yellow-tone two sided railway scent to end papers. ,Pooly engine Rheneas has come home , his name is Dolgoch and his home is Towyn in Wales , all the other engines are now very happy as he is their hero [ boy's train adventure]First published in 1962 by Edmund Ward the copy ... View more info

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PERCY the SMALL ENGINE The Railway Series no 11

By: AWDRY , Rev. W , DALBY , C Reginald ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, WILLIAM HEINEMANN Ltd: 1995

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 121870

ISBN: 0434927880

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b. 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.publisher Heinemann Ltd [ not a Heinemann young book which is slightly larger format ] External bright, clean laminated covers Fine, no fade.[ internal no inscsp. title page some creasing & wee base nick. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE EIGHT FAMOUS ENGINES the Railway Series No 12

By: AWDRY , Rev.W , KENNEY , John T

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, KAYE & WARD Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123366

ISBN: 0718204220

Condition: Good


Good P/b [ Internal VG+].1st ed.thus- Paperback edition. Small. Slim. Oblong. 64pp. Colour illustrated by J T Kenney. Author Rev.W Awdry.[ Cheeky Percy , Gordon , Henry , the Fat Controller , James , Duck , Toby , Jinty, Pug ] tight bindnig, No inscsp, no annotation, no crayon.light pale fox tan to foredge, 1st/last pages.fine throughout. creased top rear edge. [ Cerise illus. cover , med edgewear col/rub/loss. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE THE RAILWAY SERIES NO 7

TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE THE RAILWAY SERIES NO 7

By: AWDRY , The Rev W

Price: £7.50

Publisher: LEICESTER, KAYE & WARD Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123413

ISBN: 0718200063

Condition: VG


Navy Blue Boards with electric blue title and train to upper board. 105 x 140 mm approx. Landscape format.64pp , illustrated C R Dalby - alternate colour full page illustrations opposite text , younger boy's train adventure - Toby the tram engine liked pulling coach Henrietta but when his line was closed the Fat Controller and Thomas the Tank engine had to come to his rescue , First Published in 1952 the copy offered by us is of the 6th Impression 1970 being nos. 7 in se... View more info

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GORDON THE BIG ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES NO 8

By: AWDRY , The Rev W , DALBY , C Reginald ,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, HEINEMANN Limited: 1995

Seller ID: 121871

ISBN: 043496669x

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b. 64pp , colour illustrated by Artist CR Dalby including colour station scene to end papers.[ Thomas the Tank Railway series no 8 ] Gordon has been naughty and the Fat Controller is not happy , Gordon has to learn a lesson and become useful again. [ book no inscsp / annotation , tight binding , publisher Heinemann Ltd [ not a Heinemann young book which is slightly larger format ] Fine throughout, no inscsp.small split in the laminate top spine crease edge.Please se... View more info

Image for TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES No 7

TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES No 7

By: AWDRY , The Rev W , DALBY , C Reginald ,

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, HEINEMANN Limited: 1995

Seller ID: 121909

ISBN: 0434966754

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b. 64pp. colour illustrated by Artist CR Dalby including colour station scene to end papers. [ Thomas the Tank Railway series no 7 ] Poor thomas has been in trouble so the Fat Controller asked Toby to come and help at the Branch Line. [ book as new , no inscsp ] publisher Heinemann Ltd [ not a Heinemann young book which is slightly larger format ] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

TICKLE ME TALES , HOB AND NOB , THE CHILDRENS TALE OF TWIN TERRIERS PLUS THE TOYS WIN THROUGH

By: B C M / WADGER

Price: £3.00

Publisher: ENGLAND, BC M / WADGER:

Seller ID: 7490

Condition: Good


17 pages , lacks title page , rusting stapled col illus paperback , 2 staples intact but 3rd missing , - shows a girl and her dolls on washing day with wooden wash tub full of suds , younger child with blue larger type text , red / pink tone illustrations , Story one - the twin terrier dogs adventure with a little boy named David , Story two - the toys and the fairies adventure in Primrose Copse [ yellow feps show trains , drums , boys , girls ] [ rear shows girls knitti... View more info

THE VILLAGE BLACKSMITH Shire Series No 24

By: BAILEY , Jocelyn

Price: £2.50

Publisher: RISBOROUGH, SHIRE: 1980

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 117848

ISBN: 0852635117

Condition: VG


P/b VG, 1980.32pp. profusely illustrated b/w. J Bailey. Intro; Equipment & tools, Materials & methods,Farrier , Agricultural & Ornamental work. col illus cover book - tight bindings , no inscsp , light edgewear, staples clean, no inscsp.tight bindings.[ Country craftsmen] View more info

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ANIMAL PICTORIAL Vol 3 No 4 , May 1940 War Edition

By: BAKER , Peter Shaw [ Ed.]

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chiswick, Animal Pictorial Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122425

Condition: Good


Good P/b internal VG.Editor P S Baker.War ed.1940.1/- Front cover shows Kicking Kangaroo'sand initial text is about these animals by Michael Terry, FRGS FRES. A periodical this issue begins nos.pages.P.186 - 240. illus. b/w plates.[ no inscsp. tight binding, war-time tanned paper, VG internal ] covers a little weary, rusted staples but holding tight, light handling soil & pale stain to once white background.no loss.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale... View more info

Image for THE WORLD OF ICE Or The Whaling Cruise of the Dolphin and The Adventures of Her Crew in the Polar Regions

THE WORLD OF ICE Or The Whaling Cruise of the Dolphin and The Adventures of Her Crew in the Polar Regions

By: BALLANTYNE , R M ,

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd / Blackie's Library of Famous Books: 1930

Seller ID: 119558

Condition: VG


H/b Dust Jacket VG/Gd-.Undated c.1930's. Red+ gilt titles & blind embossed decs.Colour Frontis ;-" The Two Parties Mingled Together with the Utmost Confidence".Publisher Blackies Library of Famous Books. Boy's Adventure Classic Fiction with author Biographical Note & Preface.Contents listing 26chpts.223pp.[ bright clean red book no inscsp. tight binding. light-med fox tan to foredge , 1st/last page margins.] cream col illus D/j not clipped,some spine fade to red ... View more info

DERBY TROLLEYBUSES

By: BARKER, COLIN

Price: £12.00

Publisher: MIDHURST, MIDDLETON PRESS: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10710

ISBN: 1901706729

Condition: Fine


Laminated paperback, FINE ,1st , 96pp, Illustrated with 120 b/w photos + numerous line drawings. Series Editor Robert J. Harley Number 7 in the Trollybus Classics by Middleton Press. (Book- no previous owner name or inscriptions, no notable defects or sign of use). See our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON An Entirely New & Original Work [ Imperial Services Library Vol V1 ]

THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON An Entirely New & Original Work [ Imperial Services Library Vol V1 ]

By: BARNES , Major R MONEY

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co Ltd: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8678

Condition: VG


H/b+ D/j Both VG.1st ed.1963.376pp.An entirely New & Original Work by Major R Money Barnes , author of A History of the Regiments and Uniforms of the British Army , The Uniforms & History of the Scottish Regiment etc. These Regiment Stories are of absorbing interest be it about Soldiers , Volunteers , Territorials or Regular Troops. A lucid and accurate history of regiments which were first formed in London. illustrated : 12x Colour, 8x Sepia and 66 b/w plates [ red clot... View more info

Image for THE EMPER0R'S CANDLESTICKS  ( THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL SERIES)

THE EMPER0R'S CANDLESTICKS ( THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL SERIES)

By: BARONESS ORCZY

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, HODDER & STOUGHTON: 1933

Seller ID: 123668

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth Boards with black titles and decs to spine and blind blocked decs to upper boards with publisher's monograph. 180 x 115 mm approx. 256 pp. Undated circa 1933 reprint in Hodder's "Yellow Jacket" series of 2/- novels of the author's first book. VG/ VG (Book - No notable wear or soiling to boards, Offset browning to end papers with a little foxing to prelims and edges of book block. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- Moderate rubbing to extremi... View more info

Image for THE MEDIAEVAL EMPIRE Idea and Reality G17

THE MEDIAEVAL EMPIRE Idea and Reality G17

By: BARRACLOUGH , G, Profesor

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, THE HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11861

Condition: Good -


Stapled Booklet, 27pp. Pamphlet no G17- general series- in The Historical Assoc. series by Profesor of Mediaeval History, University of Liverpool.G Barraclough. 1/6, Fair( no inscsp to fep however ink notes to final blank page, clean staples, tight binding , some small markings and crease-lines, med fox-tan-spotting to foredge ansd some page margins. 5 chpts -"a brief essay attempting the impossible". View more info

Image for YOUTH HOSTEL SOMERSETSHIRE Footpath Guides no. 72

YOUTH HOSTEL SOMERSETSHIRE Footpath Guides no. 72

By: BASHFORD , D F ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, THE SAINT CATHERINE PRESS: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122020

Condition: VG


VG P/b in VG Jacket.68pp. beige card wraps , small pocket size book , no incssp , 2/6 to spine. Map illustrated Dust Jacket not price clipped , No 72 in The Footpath Guides Series.1st ed.1949. illustrated 6 full page b/w plates only unfortunately lacks 2 plates of Holford Village & Trendle Ring & Bicknoller. text clean & complete. 10 chpts giving guidance from one place to the next - from and to the Youth Hostels in Somersetshire [ Bath / Chedder / Mendip / Glastonbury /... View more info

Image for KIRSTY'S LANTERN , THE GOLDEN WAY SERIES Number 14

KIRSTY'S LANTERN , THE GOLDEN WAY SERIES Number 14

By: BATT, Elisabeth ,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, LUTTERWORTH PRESS: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5627

Condition: VG+


FINE H/b as new apart from School Presentation Plate to initial blank page[ ffep] Colour Frontis; Kirsty's Aunt Janet is very fussy & strict and wants her to play with the other children but Kirsty likes running free. [Dust Jacket price clipped, some fade to colouration, minor edgewear , small tear top/ front spine corner] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

DOCTOR WHO WISHING WELL

By: BAXENDALE , TREVOR

Price: £2.50

Publisher: LONDON, BBC: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10610

ISBN: 1846073480

Condition: Near Fine


H/b. 1st ed.-24681097531- Near FINE as paper starting to fox tan and minor base crease to spine.No other defect. 256pp , Doctor Who Series, older children's science fiction from the BBC TV Series - actors David Tennant & Freema Agyeman [ book , tight bindings , no inscsp - paper creamed] author Trevor Baxendale [ other titles available] View more info

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JENNY THE GIRAFFE Out of the Ark series

By: BEAMAN , S G Hulme

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, FREDERICK WARNE & Co ltd: 1925

Seller ID: 118664

Condition: Good


c.1920's.Small square Card covers. Good.Undated.Unpaginated.Out of the Ark series.Colour & b/w illustrated [Childrens illustrated & Collectors] book sound stitching, VG internally.Younger child.no inscsp. outer covers weary , some fading lettering/ marks , handling & fox grubbiness .light edgewear. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for JIMMY the BABY ELEPHANT Out of the Ark series

JIMMY the BABY ELEPHANT Out of the Ark series

By: BEAMAN , S G Hulme

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, FREDERICK WARNE & Co ltd: 1925

Seller ID: 119460

Condition: Good


c.1920's.Small square Card covers. Good.Undated.Unpaginated.Out of the Ark series.Colour & b/w illustrated[ Childrens illustrated & Collectors] book tight binding , VG internally.Younger child. No inscsp. no annotaion. atples rusty to centre pages but not bled.Outer covers handling & fox grubbiness .light edgewear. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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GRUNTY THE PIG Out of the Ark series

By: BEAMAN , S G Hulme

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, FREDERICK WARNE & Co ltd: 1925

Seller ID: 119980

Condition: Good


c.1920's.Small square Card covers. Good.Undated.12pp.Out of the Ark series, the adventures of a hungry pig & Mr Noah. Colour & b/w illustrated [Childrens illustrated & Collectors] book tight sound copy , staples rusted.Young child.no inscsp. outer covers med handling soil also top 1st page.light edgewear. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info