Children's Literature from George Jeffery Books

cover of The Little Grey Mouse: or, the Adventures of Rosabelle & Paridel. Ornamented with Numerous Wood-Engravings

The Little Grey Mouse: or, the Adventures of Rosabelle & Paridel. Ornamented with Numerous Wood-Engravings

by Anon

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1815
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Third Edition
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$724.50

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Wellington: Printed and sold by Houlston and Son, 1815. Book measures 14x9.cm. 70pp, 2pp booklist, engraved frontis, 12 illustrations within the text. Bound in original publishers printed softcover. Covers rubbed, some abrasion wear, some marking, wear loss on base of spine. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A good copy. . Third Edition. Softcover. Good Plus. 16mo.
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cover of The Adventures of Uncle Lubin

The Adventures of Uncle Lubin

by Robinson W. Heath

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1934
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$220.50

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1934. Book measures 21x16.cm. [16],114,[4]pp, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers yellow hardcover, with lettering in red. Boards rubbed on edges, with some wear, bumped, dust marked, outer page edges dust marked. Binding in good condition. Dust jacket rubbed, worn, with loss, heavily dust marked. Internally, a few pages with light dust marking. Pages clean. Generally… Read more
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cover of Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories

Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories

by Grimm Brothers

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George Jeffery Books
Published
2016
Condition
Near New
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$1,323.00

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London: The Folio Society, 2016. Limited to 980 numbered copies. Book measures 31.5x21.5.cm. 275pp, 12 tipped in plates. Bound in original publishers white cloth, with decorative spine and top board, top gilt edge, decorative endpapers. Binding in fine condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. With the original 15pp printed pamphlet. House in Solander case. A virtually new copy. .… Read more
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cover of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

by Omar Khayyam ( Translated By Edward Fitzgerald )

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
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$226.80

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London & Glasgow: Collins Clear Type Press, 1920. Book measures 28x20.cm. 94pp, 4 tipped in plates, decorative page boarders. Bound in original publishers crushed soft leather, with ornate gilt tooling on top board. Leather very lightly marked, some light discolouring of leather. Binding in very good condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy. . Full… Read more
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cover of The Beatrix Potter Collection of Lloyd Cotsen Published on the Occasion of His 75th Birthday

The Beatrix Potter Collection of Lloyd Cotsen Published on the Occasion of His 75th Birthday

by Cotsen Margit Sperling

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George Jeffery Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Plus
ISBN
9780974516806
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$107.10

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Cotsen Occasional Press, 2004. Book measures 36x29.cm. xvi,190pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers red cloth, gilt lettering, image on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, inscription in ink on half title page. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean copy. . Cloth. Very Good Plus. Oblong Quarto.
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cover of The Kingdom That Turned Blue

The Kingdom That Turned Blue

by Mclaren John

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George Jeffery Books
Published
2017
Condition
Very Good Plus
ISBN
9780957135321
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$107.10

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Thorney Island Books, 2017. Book measures 27x23.cm. 84pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, image on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. . Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Illus. by Adam Relf. Quarto.
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cover of The Parkers of St James: Miranda Comes to Town

The Parkers of St James: Miranda Comes to Town

by McLaren John

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George Jeffery Books
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good Plus
ISBN
9780957135307
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$69.30

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Thorney Island Books, 2012. Book measures 27x23.cm. 87pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth, gilt lettering, image on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. . Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Illus. by Adam Relf . Quarto.
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cover of Uncle Remus or the Story of Mr. Fox and Brer Rabbit

Uncle Remus or the Story of Mr. Fox and Brer Rabbit

by Harris Joel Chandler

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
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$226.80

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Leicester & London: Raithby, Lawrence & Comany, Limited, 1915. Collation, 111p,with 12 coloured plates by Harry Rowntree and 84 pen and ink pictures by Rene Bull. Book measures 12 1/2 x 10 inches.No date but circa 1915. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth slight faded, some light staining on edges. Binding in very good condition. Dust jacket chipped along… Read more
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cover of The Story Teller a Collection of Original Tales [ Illustrated with Twenty Five Engravings ]

The Story Teller a Collection of Original Tales [ Illustrated with Twenty Five Engravings ]

by John Harris [ Published By ]

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1830
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$598.50

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London: John Harris, 1830. Book measures 13.5x11.cm. [6],150pp, 2pp catalogue. Bound in original publishers cloth, with paper title label on top board. The cloth has possibly been repaired, hard to tell, paper label chipped on two corners. Binding in very good clean firm condituion. Internally, pages clean. A very nice copy. Most likely first edition was published under the title… Read more
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cover of Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy

Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy

by James Grace

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Edition
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$220.50

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London: Macmillan and Co Limited, 1912. Book measures 21.5x14.5cm. Collation, xi + 281pp + catalogue + 16 full page colour illustrations. Bound in original publishers cloth with gilt design on top board and gilt title lettering on spine. Cloth very lightly rubbed. Binding in good clean bright condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed on edges, a few short closed tears.… Read more
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cover of Dictionary of British Comic Artists, Writers and Editors

Dictionary of British Comic Artists, Writers and Editors

by Clark Alan

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780712345217
Item Price
$119.70

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London: The British Library Publishing Division, 1998. Book measures 25.5x18.cm. ix,[2],196pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers black cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean and bright. A very nice copy. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Large 8vo.
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cover of Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

by Wiggin Kate Douglas

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$157.50

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Boston and New York : Houghton, Mifflin and Company , 1903. Book measures 19x13.5.cm. x,327pp. First edition, later issue. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth very lightly rubbed, slightly faded, lean on spine. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, gift inscription on free endpaper, dated 1903. Pages in good clean condition. A nice clean copy. . First Edition. Decorative… Read more
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cover of Tales from the Arabian Nights

Tales from the Arabian Nights

by Lorimer E. O. [ Introduction By ]

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
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$107.10

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London: Humphrey Milford. Oxford University Press , 1932. Book measures 24x18.cm. 335pp,12 tipped in plates, illustrated endpapers. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth lightly faded, slight rippling, slightly faded. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. . Hard Cover. Very Good. Large 8 Vo.
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cover of Satan's decoy, or the youth's faith in Christ : Shewing how a merchant's son, of the city of Bristol, was attacked in the fields as he went to Ringswood School, by a man in black clothes, whom he found out to be the Devil,

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Printed and sold at the printing-office in Bow church-yard, London, 1770. Book measures 17.5x11.cm. 8pp. Bound in a modern paper binding. Internally, smal short nicks or tears to page edges,period name/note. Generally pages in good condition. A good copy. . First Edition. Small 8 Vo.
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$472.50
cover of Bill the Minder [ Limited Edition. Leather Bound ]

Bill the Minder [ Limited Edition. Leather Bound ]

by Robinson W. Heath

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
Item Price
$315.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, 1982. Limited to 250 copies. Book measures 25x19.cm. Collation, xiv, [2],254,[2]pp, 16 coloured plates, text illustrations. Bound in blue crushed leather with gilt design on spine and top board, gilt lettering, full gilt edges, blue endpapers. Binding in fine condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. Housed in publishers slipcase. A fine near new copy..… Read more
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$315.00
cover of Quality Street a Comedy in Four Acts

Quality Street a Comedy in Four Acts

by Barrie J. M.

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
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$56.70

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London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, 1915. Book measures 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Collation, vi,197[1]pp, 18 tipped in coloured plates, with tissue guard, and other black and white illustrations. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering and design on top board. Slight lean on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, nicked.… Read more
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cover of Merry Songs for Little Voices [ Set to Music By Thomas Murby ]

Merry Songs for Little Voices [ Set to Music By Thomas Murby ]

by Broderip Frances Freeling & Hood Thomas

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1865
Condition
Very Good
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$94.50

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London: Griffith And Farban , 1865. Book measures 8 1/2 x 7 inches. Unpaginated, 81,[4]pp, 40 text illustrations, a few coloured. Bound in original publishers green embossed cloth, with gilt design on top board. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear. Binding in good clean bright condition. Internally, endpaper joints working loose, but contents holding, some childrens image stickers on front… Read more
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cover of New Zealand Fairyland: a Story of the Caves

New Zealand Fairyland: a Story of the Caves

by Moore Mrs Ambrose E.

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1909
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$226.80

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Auckland : The Brett Printing , 1909. Book measures 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches. 58 pages, 6 full page illustrations, plus some text illustrations. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt design and lettering on top baord. Cloth lightly rubbed. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, contents holding, but becoming loose. Pages in very good clean condition.… Read more
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cover of Two Stories (Childermas and Mr. & Mrs. Johnson)

Two Stories (Childermas and Mr. & Mrs. Johnson)

by Mark Jan

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$151.20

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Inky Parrot Press, 1984. Limited to 225 copies, signed by Mark & King. Bound in original publishers illustrated hardcover. Light tanning to boards, [ not sure if the tanning is part of the design ]. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. . Limited Edition. Very Good. Quarto.
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cover of Selected Stories For the Instruction and Entertainment of Children from the French of M. Berquin

Selected Stories For the Instruction and Entertainment of Children from the French of M. Berquin

by Berquin M. [ Arnaud ]

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1802
Condition
Very Good Plus
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$598.50

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London: Printed for J. Stockdale. J. Johnson, Etc , 1802. Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, xii,300pp, engraved frontis, and 3 engraved plates. Bound in modern antiquarian style full leather, raised bands, blind lines, red leather title label, full gilt edges. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners inscription dated 1809, occasional minor staining, browning… Read more
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