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The Princess Nobody: A Tale of Fairyland

by Lang, Andrew

Edition: First Edition

Book condition: Good

Jacket condition: No Jacket

Book Description

London: Longmans Green & Co., 1884 Scarce fairy book collaboration between Doyle and Lang. 56 pages. 25 color illustrat...
The Princess Nobody: A Tale of Fairyland
Lang, Andrew
Book condition:
Jacket condition:
No Jacket
First Edition

My Own Farmyard Book

Ernest Nister

A rare un-cut example of one of Nister's Picture Book Maker Series which contain model cut-outs of the illustrations for the reader to cut out and insert in the correct place within the book. There is a pocket at the front of the book which houses 8 sheets of chromolithograph illustrations [4... more

  • Published : 1908
  • Edition : First edition
Offered by : The Little Book Store
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, and Through the Looking-Glass; by Lewis Carroll; with ninety-two illustrations by John Tenniel

Carroll, Lewis [Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge]

London: Macmillan and Co., 1885. Hardcover. Very Good. New edition in one volume." Each book also has separate title page. Wonderland title page states "New Edition"; Looking-Glass states "Fiftieth Thousand." [14], 192, [12], 224, 12, [10] p.: 2 frontispieces, and ma... more

  • Published : 1885
Offered by : Classic Books and Ephemera
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MILNE. A. A. ; SHEPARD. E. H. Illustrates

Methuen & Co. Ltd. London. 1928. FIRST EDITION. Beautifully illustrated throughout with Shepard's wonderful line drawings. Finely bound in recent full pink morocco, raised bands, gilt. Single gilt ruled border on boards. Top edge gilt. Original front endpapers bound in. Some light offsettin...

Offered by : Paul Foster Books
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Dickydidos - The Story of Two Little People and a Dog

Will Kidd

London: Grant Richards, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Will Kidd. 22 full page chromolithograph plates plus chromo frontispiece. Exceptional illustrations and an extremely rare children's book. Plates are very large, folio (c, 32 x 25 cm.) in a clear, almost naive style. Chromol... more

  • Published : 1903
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : The Little Book Store
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THE NEW ROYAL BATTLEDORE. A set of 4 all unused, all different


Kettering, Joseph Toller, circa 1840.. Folded size 130 x 87 mm, 5 1/8 x 3 3/8 inches, white paper laid on grey card with 2 folds to form 2 pages and a shaped flap or handle bearing the title, imprint, price of one penny and a small cut of a zebra. An alphabet, irregular alphabets and 2 reading ... more

Offered by : Roger Middleton
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John Lane The Bodley Head. London. 1896. FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.2 inches). Dated 1896 but actually published in 1895. WBeautifully illustrated with nearly 100 line drawings by Robinson. 16pp publishers catalogue at end, dated 1895. Finely bound in recent full dark green morocc... more

Offered by : Paul Foster Books
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MILNE. A. A.; SHEPARD. E. H. Illustrates

Methuen & Co. Ltd. London.,1928. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Beautifully illustrated throughout with Shepard's wonderful line drawings. Neat previous owners inscription to the front free endpaper. Some minor offsetting to both the free endpapers, as often found with this book, otherwise a near fine, bri... more

Offered by : Paul Foster Books
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THE LAND OF LONG AGO A Visit to Fairyland with Humpty Dumpty


London, Ernest Nister, (1898).. FIRST EDITION (1898), oblong 4to, 265 x 315 mm, 10½ x 12¾ inches, cloth backed cream boards, very pretty chromolitho illustration to upper board (Humpty Dumpty and other nursery rhyme characters portrayed by little children), floral endpapers, no pag... more

Offered by : Roger Middleton
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Blueberries for Sal (True 1st Printing)

McCloskey, Robert

Viking Juvenile, 1948. 1st Ed. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. TRUE 1ST PRINTING with correct copyright page. Married to an attractive 9th printing dust jacket. Ex-library but MOSTLY free of all indications. Book is Fair/Good; jacket is VG. Please email me for additional photos and details. Expedite...

  • Published : 1948
  • Edition : 1st Ed
  • ISBN : 0670175919
Offered by : Bookcharmed
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ATTWELL, Mabel Lucie and Marie Queen of Rumania.:

London, Hodder & Stoughton (1919).. FIRST EDITION (1919). 8 delightful tissue guarded mounted colour plates, charming black and white illustrations throughout, many full page. 285 x 215 mm, 11½ x 8¾ inches, orignal publisher's pictorial red cloth, gilt lettering and illus... more

Offered by : Roger Middleton
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Princess Nobody

Lang, Andrew

Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Used - Good. Littlehampton Book Services Ltd, 09/01/1973, Hardcover, Good condition.

Offered by : Wonder Book
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Baity the Fisher Bear

McMillan, Pauline

Winscombe, England: House of Nisbet Ltd., 1985. Book. Very Good. Pictorial Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. P/O's name written inside cover. Crayon mark on back loose endpage. Pages show some minor soiling. No tears or corner creasing. Glossy pictorial boards are ... more

  • Published : 1985
  • ISBN : 0948045116
Offered by : Smartnet Books
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A Hole, a Box and a Stick

Gladys Yessayan Cretan

New York: Lothrop Lee Shepard, 1972. True First w/plain yellow hard covers, yellow endpapers, unpaginated color illustrated pages, 1st Printing Stated. Cleaned ex-library >no pocket/DJ in new wrap. Binding is Firm, Covers have tape marks. Interior pages are Clean w/library sticker/stamp/tape m... more

  • Published : 1972
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : The Bookstore
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Tom Swift and His Flying Lab # 1

Appleton, Victor II

New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1954. Book. Illus. by Kaye, Graham. Very Good +. Hardcover. First Edition. Lists 3 Tom Swift Jr. titles on the verso of the half title page and the rear flap and the rear panal of the dust jacket. Blue tweed binding with dark blue lettering. The dust ja... more

  • Published : 1954
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : Mark Henderson
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Rinek, John

2007. White Cover. Unpag [53],cp. Four line presenation signed on fep by Rinek 26/1000 copies.. Signed by Author. Limited/Numbered. Glossy Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.

  • Published : 2007
  • Edition : Limited/Numbered
Offered by : Samuel Lasenby Bookseller
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A Child's Stamp Book of Old Verses

Smith, Jessie Willcox

New York: Duffield & Company, 1915. 31pp. White illustrated boards, black and red decoration and framed pictorial stamp in center of front cover. Each right hand page has a stamp representing the text on the opposite page. Covers have overall soil and darkening, some slight loss of cover t... more

  • Published : 1915
Offered by : The Old Book Shelf
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Milne, A.A

1932. Milne, A.A. WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG. London: Metheuan & Co., c1924, Twenty-third Edition 1932. 100pp. Illustrated Ernest H. Shepard. 8vo. Blue cloth stamped in gold. Previous owner's name and date (1933) upper edge of front pastedown page, near fine hardcover with only minimal sign...

  • Published : 1932
Offered by : Columbia Books, Inc. ABAA/ILAB
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The Schoolgirls' Own Annual 1927: Off for the Holidays (includes: When Morcove Was Mistaken; Daughters of France By Maude Montgomery; Morcove Riddles; etc)( Schoolgirl's / School Girls )

The Schoolgirls' Own Annual 1927 / Marjorie Stanton; Gertrude Nelson; Renee Frazer; Ada Crundall; Mildred Gordon; Joan March; Maude Montgomery; Enid Earle; Hilary Marlow; Alma Buley; Madge North; Muriel Holden

London: The Schoolgirls' Own / The Fleetway House, 1926 / 1927, 1st edition, 1st Printing, 1926. -----------hardcover, a Good copy only with overall wear, rubbing to edges of boards with show through to boards underneath the covers, hinges are loose but still intact, ink name, BESTALL cover a... more

  • Published : 1926
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : Leonard Shoup
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Giant Golden Book of Elves and Fairies, The (with assorted Pixies, Mermaids, Brownies, Witches, and Leprechauns)

Jane Werner

Simon & Schuster, New York, NY, 1951. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Williams, Garth. Beautiful illustrations. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 76 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Outer spine is missing, but binding is still tight. Min... more

  • Published : 1951
Offered by : Lotzabooks
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Daddy's Girl

Meade, L. T.; illustrated by Gordon Browne

Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, Limited -----Teal cloth with dark blue decoration and lettering, tight clean and square, 340 pages, circa 1912, with no indication of edition or reprint, assumed First, former owners inscription dated 1930 on inside front board, very minor age spotting to edges o... more

  • Edition : Assumed First
Offered by : Nessa Books
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Sequel to "The Well-Spent Hour" or The Birth-Day

Follen, Eliza Lee:

London: John Mardon, 1833. 1st. English ed. (true author not attributed!) HBK 92 x 145mm., marbled boards, black spine with gilt lettering and bands. Title on spine thus "Well Spent Hour", and below "Sequel", on title page as above. vi + 172pp + 1 b/w illustration (frontispie... more

Offered by : Grahame Thornton, Bookseller
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