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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 ins... View more info

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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... View more info

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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

THE SCHOOL'S HONOUR and Other Stories

By: AVERY , HAROLD

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION:

Seller ID: 7929

Condition: Very Good


Hard Cover , blue cloth with gilt lettering and decs + colour blocked llustration to front board. Undated circa 1890's.192pp plus 16 pages of publisher's adverts. b/w frontis illustration + 8 other b/w illust. Collection of short stories by an Old Boy of New College Eastbourne Sussex of public school life, adventure and Victorian values. In the Sunday School Union Series of elegantly bound cloth 3s6d Reward Books.VG (book- moderate shelf wear to extremities of boards- ma... View more info

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IN THE WINDOW SEAT A collection of Victorian Stories

By: AVERY, GILLIAN (Editor) , SUSAN EINZIG ,

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118125

Condition: Very Good


Ivory boards with green titles to spine, 220x145mm approx. xiii + 219pp. Numerous unspecified b/w line drawings by Susan Einzig. A book for everone who enjoys old-fashioned stories. Eight Victorian children's stories namely :- Through the fire by Mary de Morgan, The Hundredth Birthday by Mrs Gatty, A Bad Habit and The Yew Lane Ghosts by Juliana Horatia Ewing, Johhny and Nayum by Annie Keary, The Travels of Two Kits by Charlotte Yonge, The Apple Pie by Ann Fraser Tytler a... View more info

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STEPNEY THE BLUEBELL ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES NO 18

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, EDMUND WARD: 1963

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 11798

Condition: Good


Oblong Hard Back ,Good,1st edition , 57 pps , Blue boards with silver train to front , small book , no inscsp , sound clean copy , yellow tone illus feps , illustrated full page colour - alternate pages , [ The Thomas the Tank series ] , Percy is confused about where the older steam engines go - some go to The Bluebell Railway , Sheffield Park , Sussex . [ boy's train adventure] author Rev W Awdry ackns - help received from the The Bluebell Preservation Society [ book- n... View more info

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HENRY THE GREEN ENGINE , No 6 The Railway Series

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, KAYE & WARD Ltd: 1971

Seller ID: 120963

ISBN: 0718200055

Condition: VG+


Small oblong H/b+ Dust Jacket.1971.Rep. 64pp.Red cloth+Green titles s & trainn illus to front.Tight binding.No inscsp, no annotation,no nicks or creases,no colour-in.VG+ as initial blank page begining to fox tan] D/j not price clipped, front cover good - rear cover poor- hence poor+, Front & /spine edgwear creasing & small colour rub/loss with max loss to top/tail spine.The back cover text is clear, tiny edge nicks & little grubby with old cellotape reapir. [The Thomas t... View more info

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DUKE THE LOST ENGINE , RAILWAY SERIES NO 25

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, KAYE & WARD Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122530

ISBN: 0718208404

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE H/b in Poor+ d/j.1st ed.1st print.1970.59pps. Yellow-tone Railway Station scene to end papers[ the Fat Controller / Granpuff / Stuart / Falcon ] by Rev Awdry - Thomas the Tank books. Children's colour illusttrated by G & P Edwards.Railway series no 25.[ small oblong Navy cloth bright red train to front, tight binding, no inscsp. all Fine apart from small light corner crease top P10.] Dust Jacket not price clipped.6/- edgewear col.rub/loss, likewise to spine, li... View more info

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DUCK AND THE DIESEL ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES No 13

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Kay & Ward Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 122624

ISBN: 0718204379

Condition: Good


FINE Internally.Good+ covers. Illustrated card wraps.100 x 135mm approx. Landscape format. 64 pps. No 13 in the Railway Series. Colour illustrated full page - alternate pages of text. [The Thomas the Tank series ] , the Fat Controller and the troublesome diesel . [ boy's train adventure ] First Paperback Edition 1975. (Book- covers a little colour rubbed but respectably clean with no previous owner name or other notable defects).Please see our actual image of the book of... View more info

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GORDON THE BIG ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES No 8

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Kay & Ward Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 122626

ISBN: 0718204174

Condition: G+


Clean throughout.Illustrated card wraps.100 x 135mm approx. Landscape format. 64 pps. No 8 in the Railway Series. Colour illustrated full page - alternate pages of text. [The Thomas the Tank series ] , [ boy's train adventure ] First Paperback Edition 1970. (Book- covers a little colour rubbed and creased but respectably clean with no previous owner name or other notable defects).Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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DUCK AND THE DIESEL ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES No 13

By: AWDRY , REV W

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Kay & Ward Ltd: 1968

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 120044

ISBN: 0718200128

Condition: VG+


Navy boards with orange train to front.105 x 140 mm approx. Landscape format. 64 pp. Colour illustrated full page - alternate pages to text. First Published in 1958 by Edmund Ward, the copy offered by us is a first printing by Kaye & Ward 1968 being nos. 13 in the Thomas the Tank series featuring the Fat Controller and the troublesome diesel ... [ boy's train adventure ] Sky-blue Dust Jacket non price clipped- cover 6/- Heavy rubbing and loss to head and tail of spine o... View more info

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JAMES THE RED ENGINE RAILWAY SERIES NO 3

By: AWDRY , REV W , DALBY , C Reginald ,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, KAYE & WARD Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 122531

ISBN: 0718200020

Condition: VG


VG H/b in Poor D/j. 12th impression 1969. 64pps.Children's colour illustrated [ the Fat Controller / Edward ] here are adventures along Thomas's branch line . by Rev Awdry - Thomas the Tank books series no 3.[ small oblong clean navy cloth bright gilt train to front, tight binding, No inscsp. no annotation, NB However the top corner area of final picture is missing] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 6/- , edgewear col.rub/loss, likewise to spine, little grubby to rear from ... View more info

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MOUNTAIN ENGINES THE RAILWAY SERIES No 19

By: AWDRY , REV W , GUNVOR & PETER EDWARDS

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Kay & Ward Ltd: 1967

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 123417

ISBN: 0718200187

Condition: Very Good


Navy Blue Boards with white title and engine to front board. Clean throughout.Illustrated card wraps.105 x 145mm approx. Landscape format. 58 pps. No 19 in the Railway Series. Colour illustrated full page - alternate pages of text. [The Thomas the Tank series ] Yellow-tone two sided railway scent to end papers. , The Rack Railway climbs the mountain called Culdee Fell (Based on The Snowdon Mountain Railway [ boy's train adventure ] First Published in 1964 by Edmund Ward ... View more info

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BRANCH LINE ENGINES The Railway Series No 16

By: AWDRY , REV W , KENNEY , John T ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Kay & Ward Ltd: 1968

Edition: 1st Ediition Thus

Seller ID: 123416

Condition: Very Good


Blue Boards with yellow Titles and Engines to upper board. 105 x 145 mm approx. Landscape Format 58 pps. No 16 in the Railway Series. Colour illustrated full page - alternate pages of text. [The Thomas the Tank series ]. Yellow-tone two sided railway scent to end papers. First published in 1965 by Edmund Ward the copy offered by us is a 1968 reprint by Kay & Ward. VG/Good- (Book- No notable soiling or wear to boards. No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound. Dust J... View more info

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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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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

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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

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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