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The Borrowers ALOFT

By: Mary Norton

Price: £4.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1961 1st Ed thus:

Seller ID: 69210


The Children's Book Club London 1961 Bound in original red cloth with pictorial dustwrapper. In good condition. (Dw slightly rubbed on edges, with a few small nicks, one tear lower spine.) Not Price clipped. Some minor foxing inside, with two small nicks on fore edge. Inside generally clean & tight. Illustrated by Diana Stanley. Fourth book in the classic Borrowers series. View more info

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WOODWORK FOR BOYS A Junior teach Yourself Book.

By: Matthew, W.P.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: English Universities 1950 1st edition:

Seller ID: 52458


In original beige paper-covered boards with tan cloth spine. Black print to spine and black medallion to front. Covers have some wear on corners and top/bottom of spine. Light soiling/spots all over beige part of cover. Lacks front endpaper. Else generally clean & tight. 95pp Prof. ills with tan, black & brown line drawings throughout. Excellent simple projects for beginner woodworkers. View more info

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The House at Pooh Corner. With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard.

By: MILNE, A. A.:

Price: £160.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co., 1928 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 79245


Hardback, 8vo. (7.5 x 5 ins). In pink cloth covers with gilt vignettes to front and back. Illustrated endpapers. Top edges gilt. In very good condition. Some minor fading to spine and around board edges. Corners slightly bumped with tiny nick at bottom of spine. Else cloth very clean and bright. Darkening to ‘free’ sides of endpapers. Neat inscription to top of half-title page “To Grizzel, fron her Godfather 1928.” Tiny spot to title page, small spot to inner edge of “Contradiction/Preface” page, and very light spot to top edge of p2-3. Else inside pages all... View more info

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I'll Tell You Something

By: NISTER, ERNEST:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister, no date ca1880:

Seller ID: 79977


Hardback, 9 x 7.5 inches. Half bound with brown cloth to spine and illustrated paper covered boards. Illustration to front attributed to ‘Louis Wain.’ Floral endpapers. In very good condition. Corner bumped and slightly chipped. Some minor rubbing to ends of spine. Endpapers faded. some tanning/darkening to pages, small faint stain to top corner of first few pages. Else a very clean and tight copy. 70pp. Pages un-numbered. Illustrated with 6 full-page colour plates plus many B&W illustrations. View more info

Image for Nister’s Holiday Annual for 1898 With Stories by G. Manville Fenn, Mrs. Molesworth, &c. &c. Edited by Robert Ellis Mack and Alfred Fuller.

Nister’s Holiday Annual for 1898 With Stories by G. Manville Fenn, Mrs. Molesworth, &c. &c. Edited by Robert Ellis Mack and Alfred Fuller.

By: NISTER: MACK, R. E.: FULLER, Alfred:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister, 1898:

Seller ID: 79065


Hardback, 10 x 8 inches. Half bound in red cloth to spine and illustrated paper boards. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and edges, some minor marks and darkening to boards. Neat inscription to front “Gladys Faine, 1897.” Some slight tanning to pages Else a very clean and tight copy. 128pp. With beautiful coloured chromo plates and monochrome plates. This delightful edition of the Nister Annual contains stories by G.M.Fenn and E. Nesbit. A scarce year in this series. View more info

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Contes de Perrault

By: PERRAULT: LORIOUX, Felix:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Hachette, 1927 1st:

Seller ID: 80460


Large hardback, 12.5 x 10 ins. Green cloth spine and illustrated paper covered boards, (plain yellow to rear side.) Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped with some rubbing to edges. Some minor rubbing to spine. Neat inscription to half-title page “Jocelyn Adams, from Aunt Isabel.” Else a very clean and tight copy. French Language. 72pp. Red-bordered pages with full-page colour illustrations. View more info

Image for Nister’s Holiday Annual for 1906 (18th Year of Publication). With stories by G.Manville Fenn, Rev.Theo Wood, D.H.Parry, Arthur Daniels, L.T.Meade, L.L.Weedon, Sheila Braine, and other well-known authors.

Nister’s Holiday Annual for 1906 (18th Year of Publication). With stories by G.Manville Fenn, Rev.Theo Wood, D.H.Parry, Arthur Daniels, L.T.Meade, L.L.Weedon, Sheila Braine, and other well-known authors.

By: PLAYNE, ALFRED C.(ed):

Price: £59.00

Publisher: Ernest Nister. London. 1906.:

Seller ID: 60147


In pictorial hard card covers with red cloth to spine. In removable plastic cover. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition. Covers very slightly rubbed around edges. Small marks to back. Colours bright and clean.Slight browning to endpapers. Prize inscription to front endpaper dated 1906. occasional small marks. A very clean and tight copy. 132pp. With 6 coloured chromolithographic plates plus many b/w illustrations, many full page. View more info

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Peter Rabbit Painting Book

By: POTTER, BEATRIX:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: U.S.A. New York, Charles E. Graham & Co. (Graham & Matlack) 1913 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77153


Hardback. Size approx 13 x 8 inches. In ‘Rabbit-shaped’ boards. Red cloth bound spine. In very good condition. Minor rubbing to edges and corners, small surface mark to bottom edge. Pages darkened/tanned, Inner front hinge cracked. Else very clean and tight. No colouring to blank ills. 34pp. Illustrated, with colour illustrations opposite blank illustrations (to copy). View more info

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Mary Plain and the Twins. With illustrations by Irene Williamson.

By: RAE, GWYNEDD:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London. Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd. 1974:

Seller ID: 69827


Size 5.25 x 7.5 inches. In light blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 127pp. With b/w line drawings. Story about a bear and her friend the Owl Man. Mary is visited by her cousins, the Twins. View more info

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Mary Plain to the Rescue. With illustrations by Irene Williamson.

By: RAE, GWYNEDD:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London. Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd. 1974:

Seller ID: 69828


Size 5.25 x 7.5 inches. In light blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 128pp. With b/w line drawings. Story about a bear and her friend the Owl Man. Mary moves to Cherry Tree Cottage and makes some new friends. View more info

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Mary Plain Goes to America. With illustrations by Irene Williamson.

By: RAE, GWYNEDD:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London. Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd. 1976:

Seller ID: 69829


Size 5.25 x 7.5 inches. In light blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 120pp. With b/w line drawings. Story about a bear and her friend the Owl Man. Mary visits America, has some adventures and visits Hollywood. View more info

Image for More Adventures of Little Black Nickum. Illustrated by Norman Mommens.

More Adventures of Little Black Nickum. Illustrated by Norman Mommens.

By: ROBERTSON, Jean;

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son Ltd. n.d. ca1940:

Seller ID: 74446


Size 5 x 8 inches. In blue cloth cover with original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition. Dustwrapper partiallly price clipped, minor tear to top and bottom edges. Minor rubbing to edges and darkening to rear. Inside pages slightly faded else a very clean and tight copy. 96pp. B&W and duotone orange/green coloured illustrations throughout. View more info

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Baby's Animal Book on Cloth Large Coloured Pages of Favourite Animals.

By: ROWLANDSON, George Derville:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. ca 1916:

Seller ID: 78857


Large hardback, approx 12.5 x 10 inches. Quarter bound in red cloth to spine and corners and illustrated paper covered boards with black and red lettering and decoration and colour plate pasted to front. Red page edging. In very good condition. Corners bumped, edges rubbed, some rubbing and fading to spine with small nicks to cloth at ends. Some darkening to edges of boards and some minor rubbing to plate on front. Lacks front free endpaper, cloth tape reinforcement over hinge. Rear endpaper pasted to last page. Neat inscription to top of title page “Bunty Bimms, xmas 1916.” Small ... View more info

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Christopher’s New House

By: SALAMAN, Merula:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Pleiades Books Ltd, 1946 1st:

Seller ID: 81744


Hardback, approx 10 x 7 inches. Thin card boards with brown cloth binding to spine, illustrated paper covered boards. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners, some small foxing spots to front cover. Some slight darkening to endpapers else inside pages clean and tight. 44pp. With B&W and colour illustrations by the author. View more info

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Brave and True. Edited by Herbert Strang.

By: STRANG, HERBERT: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., n.d. ca1916:

Seller ID: 78702


Hardback, 9 x 7 inches. Half bound with blue cloth spine with decorative black lettering to spine, illustrated paper covered boards with colour plate pasted to front. Illustrated endpaper “This book belongs to...” In very good condition. Corners bumped and rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Title page darkened, Some minor handling marks and spots else pages very clean and tight. Colour plates clean and bright. Unpaginated. 6 full-page colour plates and many b&w illustrations. Authors includes: G. A. Henty, ‘Trapped, A Tale of the Mexican War’; ‘The Punishment... View more info

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The Lord Of The Rings Trilogy: The Fellowship Of The Ring, The Two Towers, The Return Of The King

By: TOLKIEN, J.R.R.:

Price: £300.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin 1961/62 ( 1st edition, 11th, 9th, 8th impression).:

Seller ID: 81758


3 volumes. Tall 8vo. Bound in original red cloth gt, with original dustwrapper. In very good condition. Red cloth & gilt nice & bright. Fore-edges have a few small foxing marks. Two endpapers slightly creased. No inscriptions. Fellowship has a slight lean to binding. Dustwrappers NOT price-clipped. (DW a little rubbed on edges, with some light foxing, a few nicks ends of three spines. Tow on a Tower has split on rear hinge. Wrappers all protected with removable plastic covers. Large folding map at rear of each volume. 423 pp, 352 pp, 440 pp, “The Lord of the Rings” was init... View more info

Image for Little Grown-Ups With Numerous Full-Page Colour Plates after paintings by Maud Humphrey. With Designs, New Stories and Verses by Elizabeth S. Tucker.

Little Grown-Ups With Numerous Full-Page Colour Plates after paintings by Maud Humphrey. With Designs, New Stories and Verses by Elizabeth S. Tucker.

By: TUCKER, Elizabeth S.:

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Gardner, Darton & Company, 1897:

Seller ID: 79064


Hardback, 11 x 9 inches. Half bound in blue cloth to spine and illustrated paper boards. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and edges, some minor marks to boards. Inside pages and plates very clean and bright. An excellent copy. 34pp. 12 full-page colour plates. Decorative borders and smaller illustrations by E. Tucker. View more info

Image for The Children's Picture Gallery. With Illustrations by Harry Rowntree, Louis Wain, and many others.

The Children's Picture Gallery. With Illustrations by Harry Rowntree, Louis Wain, and many others.

By: VARIOUS;

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London & New York, Ernest Nister & E. P. Dutton & Co. no date, circa 1900:

Seller ID: 77455


Large hardback, 13 x 11 inches. Half bound in illustrated paper boards and brown cloth spine. Light blue decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Edges and corners of boards are rubbed and slightly bumped, some slight darkening and minor marks. Endpaprs darkened, neat inscription to front dated 1901. Some minor tanning to pages,tear to p58 nr spine, else a very clean and tight copy. 68pp. 32 pages with colour illustrations, rest are b&w View more info

Image for Pookie Puts The World Right Written and Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.

Pookie Puts The World Right Written and Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.

By: WALLACE, IVY L.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1951 3rd reprint.:

Seller ID: 79980


Hardback, approx 10 x 8 inches. Illustrated paper covered boards and matching dustwrapper. Illustrated B&W endpapers. In very good near fine condition with very good near fine dustwrapper (DW, some minor handling to rear, tiny tear at top of spine. Price clipped.) Boards clean and bright. Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 24pp. 6 full-page colour illustrations with b&W ills. within text. View more info

Image for The Tale of Tiny Tutak Illustrated by Svein Skauge.

The Tale of Tiny Tutak Illustrated by Svein Skauge.

By: WIIG, Hanna:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1959 2nd:

Seller ID: 81400


Small hardback, 5.5 x 4 inches. Red illustrated paper covered boards with matching illustrated dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW some rubbing to edges and ends of spine, crease to spine, in protective sleeve. Not Price clipped.) Some minor rubbing to corners of cover, some partial darkening to endpapers, else pages very clean and tight throughout. 53pp. Colour illustrations by Svein Skauge. View more info