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The Assassin of Gleam
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The Assassin of Gleam

By NORCLIFFE James

Christchurch: Hazard Press, 2006 minor wear to corners, presentation inscription by the author on the title page 'For Sheryl, Best wishes, James Norcliffe", . Signed by Author. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$24.92

Pookie at the Seaside
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Pookie at the Seaside

By WALLACE Ivy L.

London: Collins, 1966 undated and has 9 Pookie titles listed as published, so will be 1966 or later, has some rubbing and wear to spine ends and corners, text block a little loose but still completely attached to the covers, pictorial endpapers, gift inscription to inside cover many full page colour illustrations, 24pp (500 grams) . reprint. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ivy L. Wallace. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$24.92

The Pioneers, A Tale of the Western Wilderness
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The Pioneers, A Tale of the Western Wilderness

By BALLANTYNE R M

London: James Nisbet decorative and gilt cloth, light rubbing to joints, prize plate to paste down from Bootle Hawthorn Road Board School awarded to James Worrall in 1901, book otherwise undated, 126+ 2 pp adverts, engraved frontis, paper stock age browned, short margin tear top edge of preface leaf, "Illustrative of the adventures of SIr Alexander MacKenzie" in North America under British exploration, (500 gram rate) . Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$24.92

The Third Margaret Mahy Story Book
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The Third Margaret Mahy Story Book

By MAHY Margaret

London: Dent, 1979 papered boards, a tidy copy, in a very tidy un-clipped dust jacket, Mahy was the Carnegie Medal winner 1982 and 1984, 115pp, stories and poems, illustrated by Shirley Hughes, reprint of the original edition of 1975 (500 gram rate). reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Shirley Hughes. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$21.36

The First Margaret Mahy Story Book
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The First Margaret Mahy Story Book

By MAHY Margaret

London: Dent, 1977 papered boards, a tidy copy, in a very tidy un-clipped dust jacket, Mahy was the Carnegie Medal winner 1982 and 1984, 118pp, stories and poems, illustrated by Shirley Hughes, reprint of the original edition of 1972 (500 gram rate). reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Shirley Hughes. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$21.36

Thursday Ahoy!

By BOND Michael

London: Harrap, 1969 dust jacket has some light rubbing, front flap corners clipped but price intact, some tape staining to book boards, rear free endpaper has paper remains of a issuing label, rear hinge cracked but not opened, no stamps, illustrated in line, a mouse tale by the author of Paddington Bear, (500 gram rate). First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Leslie Wood. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$10.68

The Land Seekers
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The Land Seekers

By BOUCHER Alan

London: Andre Deutsch, 1964 (500 gram rate) price clipped dust jacket is clean and tidy, book tidy, 144pp illustrated in line. Mistress Aud from Norse Scotland and her household embark on the Foam-farer to settle Iceland.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Hillary Abrahams. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$21.36

The Ruth Ainsworth Book
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The Ruth Ainsworth Book

By AINSWORTH Ruth

London: Heinemann, 1974 Collects 36 stories by Ainsworth, with line illustrations by Hughes, unclipped dust jackt has some wear to edges, a few short edge tears, colourful bookplate to end paperbeing a unicorn and foliage with 'This book belongs to" but no name, 287pp . reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Shirley Hughes. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$14.24

Mr Blossom's Shop
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Mr Blossom's Shop

By TODD Barbara Euphan

London: Nelson (200 grams) book rubbed back to the cardboard at corners and spine ends, some ghosts of erased pencil to some pages, name label to rear end paper, reading copy only, 96pp, illustrated in line. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by E S Duffin. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$7.12

Hop on Pop
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Hop on Pop

By SEUSS Dr (GEISEL Theodore)

London: Collins, 1964 unclipped dust jacket with minimal handling wear, small ink gift inscription at head of fep, boards slightly rubbed to edges, very clean and tidy copy scarce in such a nice dust jacket, first UK issue, 64pp. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Theodore Geisel Seuss. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$110.34

The Girl Sandy

By WYNNE May

London: Ward Lock, 1938 price clipped dust jacket has minor wear, pictorial beige cloth boards, TowerSeries 33, 254pp + 2pp adverts. First Edition. Decorative Boards. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$21.36

Pookie and His Shop
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Pookie and His Shop

By WALLACE Ivy L.

London: Collins, 1966 (500 grams) the paper spine is fragile with some loss to ends, there is some minor rubbing and wear to edges of boards and spine, pictorial endpapers, many full page colour illustrations, internally clean, first edition. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ivy L. Wallace. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$124.58

The Pied Piper of Hamelin
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The Pied Piper of Hamelin

By BROWNING Robert

London: Dent, 1958 (200 gram rate) no dust jacket, orange cloth with blue and black decoration. 41pp + colour plates and line drawings in text. minimal soiling to cloth, minimal faint foxing to rear fep.. reprint. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Margaret W Tarrant. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$12.81

Biggles Cuts it Fine
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Biggles Cuts it Fine

By JOHNS W E

London: Hodder, 1959 (500 gram rate) excellent copy, minor pencil booksellers notes to fep, dust jacket clipped to top and bottom corners of front fold in flap, VG+ jacket, a super copy of the third impression, jacket and title page illustrated by 'Studio Stead', but no other illustrations in this impression, number 40 in the series with this number on jacket spine. third impression. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$32.04

Biggles and the Penitent Thief
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Biggles and the Penitent Thief

By JOHNS W E

Leicester: Brockhampton Press, 1967 (500 gram rate) First hardback edition, tidy copy, dust jacket is unclipped, with minor scuff to rear panel and slight edge rubbing but otherwise VG, very minor foxing to closed edges, 151pp Brock Books 78 ( numbered on spine of dust jacket). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$177.98

Peter and His Magic Pebble
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Peter and His Magic Pebble

By SCHERMELE Willy

London: Juvenile Productions Ltd (500 gram rate) pictorial boards replicated by the dust jacket, dust jacket's fold in flaps have large sections missing, spine rubbed at head and tail, book undated but gift inscription facing title dated 1955, some minor spotting of foxing to a few page edges, approx 60pp, most with colour illustrations among the text, Peter ( a pixie?) and his interactions with various woodland anthropomorphic animals. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Willy Schermele. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$10.68

Captain of Dragoons
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Captain of Dragoons

By WELCH Ronald

London: Oxford University Press, 1974 price clipped dust jacket VG under plastic sleeve which is adhered to the wrapper along the top and bottom edges on the reverse side, this has bled a small amount of adhesive on to the boards, illustrated in line by Stobbs, 216pp. reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by William Stobbs. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$39.15

Andrew and the Gargoyle
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Andrew and the Gargoyle

By COOPER Clare

London: Hodder, 1983 (500 grams) very tidy unmarked copy, 124pp illustrated in line. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Joanna Stubbs. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$10.68

What Katy Did Next
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What Katy Did Next

By COOLIDGE Susan

London: Blackie & son blue cloth rubbed to joints and corners, gilt title and design to upper board, spine ends frayed, spine gilding dulled, paste down has a price in pen and a school prize plate showing the book awarded to Winifred Cooper of St Paul's Christchurch November 1st 1909, book has some age related foxing to prelims and closed edges otherwise tidy early copy, rubricated title page, 4 monotone plates. Decorative Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$10.68

Fire-Brigade Willie
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Fire-Brigade Willie

By CLEWES Dorothy

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1976 (200 gram rate) reprint, light handling soiling, 48pp, illustrated in line, Gazelle Books series, Edward Ardizzone illustrations. reprint. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Edward Ardizzone. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$7.12

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