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cover of The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren

The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren

by Iona and Peter Opie

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Published
1961
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
Reprint
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Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1961. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xx + 417pp. Binding firm. Edges slightly browned and marked. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Laminated covers, slightly marked. Contains maps. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Sociology & Culture; Britain/UK; Modern; Children. Pictures of this item… Read more
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cover of The Second Holiday Book

The Second Holiday Book

by Enid Blyton

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Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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$18.63

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Sampson Low, Marston & Company, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 192 pp. Text contains some pencil markings. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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cover of The Water-Babies

The Water-Babies

by Charles Kingsley

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Published
1948
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition reprint
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Allen & Unwin, London, 1948. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: George Soper. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". viii + 259pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with some loss. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Corners… Read more
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cover of Lost and Found: Or, Twelve Years with Bulgarian Gypsies

Lost and Found: Or, Twelve Years with Bulgarian Gypsies

by Mrs. Carl Rother

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Published
1886
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$24.84

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Blackie & Son, London, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 95 pp. Hinges cracked. Spine cocked and faded with chips to ends. Moderately foxed throughout. School prize book-plate. Edges browned. Front end paper removed. Covers marked. Corners bumped. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date… Read more
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cover of Buz; or, The Life and Adventures of a Honey Bee

Buz; or, The Life and Adventures of a Honey Bee

by Maurice Noel

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1890
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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Arrowsmith, Bristol, 1890. Second Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Linley Sambourne. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 140 pp. Binding split in several places. Spine creased. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned. Covers creased, marked and worn. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date… Read more
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cover of Finn Family Moomintroll

Finn Family Moomintroll

by Tove Jansson

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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$11.18

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1961. First Thus. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 156 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked, faded and worn, with chip to top. Edges browned. Translated by Elizabeth Portch. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Children; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already displayed here… Read more
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cover of Letters to Channy: A Trip Around the World

Letters to Channy: A Trip Around the World

by Heluiz Chandler Washburne

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1933
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First UK Edition
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$18.63

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Cassell, London, 1933. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Electra Papadopoulos. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 190 pp. Binding split in a couple of places. Spine slightly faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's address in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Remains of tape to pastedowns.… Read more
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cover of Chatterbox, 1894

Chatterbox, 1894

by J. Erskine Clarke (ed.)

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Published
1894
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$24.84

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Wells Gardner, Darton & Co, London, 1894. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". Binding firm, spine cocked. Splits to joint extremities. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Covers marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Children; 19th century; Fiction.… Read more
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cover of Our Visit to France: A Picture Book for Little Folk

Our Visit to France: A Picture Book for Little Folk

by Kate J. Fricero

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Published
1905
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Blackie, London, 1905. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Oblong 8vo <9 3/4". Unpaginated. Hinges cracked. Spine slightly cocked. Edges foxed and browned. Boards bowed. Covers marked and worn. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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cover of You and I and London

You and I and London

by R. F. Kindersley

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Westminster Press, London, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 60 pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Child's pencil scribble to front end paper. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500… Read more
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cover of Holiday House: A Book for the Young

Holiday House: A Book for the Young

by Catherine Sinclair

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Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Ward Lock, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 320 pp. Hinges cracked. Chips to top and base of spine. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity… Read more
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cover of Bimbo and Topsy

Bimbo and Topsy

by Enid Blyton

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9780603032738
Item Price
$6.21

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Dean & Son, London, 1969. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 185 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket creased, worn and chipped, with a couple of more substantial tears and some loss. Edges browned. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated.… Read more
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cover of The Beano Book, 1955

The Beano Book, 1955

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1955
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$31.05

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D. C. Thomson, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 126 pp. Front hinge cracked, with some pages loosening. Rear hinge reinforced with tape. Tape repairs to spine, with some loss. Previous owner's address in ink. Edges browned. Covers worn. Corners bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram.… Read more
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cover of The Princess&#39; Blankets

The Princess' Blankets

by Carol Ann Duffy

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9781840111736
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$43.46

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Templar, Dorking, 2008. Limited Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Catherine Hyde. Signed by Author and Illustrator. Size: Folio. Unpaginated. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Corners slightly bumped. Signed by both author and illustrator. Numbered 448/500. Profusely illustrated. In near fine slipcase. Illustrator: Catherine Hyde. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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cover of Rupert Annual, 1965

Rupert Annual, 1965

by Anon

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$49.67

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Beaverbrook Newspapers, London, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to. 115 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges browned slightly. Corner of title page cut out. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; 1960s; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory… Read more
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cover of Rupert Annual, 1955

Rupert Annual, 1955

by Anon

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Published
1955
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Beaverbrook Newspapers, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to. 107 pp. Pencil scribble to front pastedown. Binding firm. Splits to joint extremities. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Corners bumped. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; 1950s; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already… Read more
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cover of The Poor Boy Who Followed His Star and Children&#39;s Poems

The Poor Boy Who Followed His Star and Children's Poems

by Robert Graves

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304930760
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$24.84

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Cassell, London, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Alice Meyer-Wallace. Size: 8vo. 44 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked and worn. Edges foxed and browned. Profusely illustrated. Illustrator: Alice Meyer-Wallace. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Children. ISBN: 0304930768. ISBN/EAN: 9780304930760. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of Mickey Mouse Story Book

Mickey Mouse Story Book

by Staff of Walt Disney Studio

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1931
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$49.67

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Dean & Son, London, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo. 62 pp. Text block coming away from binding, with lower staple detached. Middle pages loose but present. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Staples rusted. Covers creased and worn. Profusely illustrated.… Read more
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cover of British Toy Figures, 1900 to the Present: An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors

British Toy Figures, 1900 to the Present: An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors

by Norman Joplin

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780853687818
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$12.42

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Arms and Armour Press, Poole, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo. 72 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket has one small tear. Edges browned slightly. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Britain/UK; Modern; Children. ISBN: 0853687811. ISBN/EAN: 9780853687818. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of A Gallery of Children

A Gallery of Children

by A. A. Milne

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1925
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$86.93

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Stanley Paul, London, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Saida (H. Willebeek le Mair). Size: Folio. 105 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked and worn. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Illustrator: Saida (H. Willebeek le Mair). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos.… Read more
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