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MY BOOK OF WONDERS (The Children's Favourite Series)
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MY BOOK OF WONDERS (The Children's Favourite Series)

By Not Given

London: Edward Arnold, 1895. No date but Copac suggests 1895. 190 pages; b/w frontispiece plate of the Fourth Bridge, many full-page engravings and engravings in the text; original patterned end papers. Publisher's decorative brown cloth blocked in cream, black, blue and gilt; binding very good and bright with slight wear only. Contents clean and tight, advert page to front somewhat browned, light scattered foxing to first and last few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy. Scarce Title.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo (14 x 19cm).

$24.05

THE "HONESTY" DORES A Story of Scales and Weights
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THE "HONESTY" DORES A Story of Scales and Weights

By Gaye, Selina

London: Jarrold & Sons, 1896. 214 pages + publisher's adverts; b/w frontispiece plate and one further plate by Caroline Manning; original patterned end papers. Publisher's pictorial blue cloth blocked in cream, black, brown and gilt; binding very good and bright with light wear only, cloth very slightly marked. Contents clean and tight, slight spotting/toning to first and last few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy. Scarce Title.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Caroline Manning. 8vo (14 x 19cm).

$24.05

CRANFORD
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CRANFORD

By Gaskell, Mrs.

London: George G. Harrap, 1905. Highly attractive decorative boards in an 'Arts & Crafts' style, with pictorial end papers with a Japanese influence. No date circa 1905? Part of 'The Choice Books' series. 288 pages; portrait frontispiece plate with loosely inserted tissue guard. Binding very good with light wear only, slightly rubbed. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to page edges, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo (10 x 14.5 cm).

$24.05

NANCY'S FANCIES A Story About Children

By Haverfield, E. L.

London: W. & R. Chambers, 1899. 263 pages + 32 pages of illustrated publisher's adverts; monotone frontispiece plate with tissue guard, three further plates all by Percy Tarrant. Publisher's highly attractive pictorial blue cloth, lettered in black and gilt; very good and bright with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, pages crisp, original end papers toned. A very good bright copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Percy Tarrant.

$16.04

DICK O' THE FENS A Tale of the Great East Swamp
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DICK O' THE FENS A Tale of the Great East Swamp

By Fenn, G. Manville

London: Blackie & Son Limited, 1906. Dated 1906 to the title page; 383 pages, frontispiece plate, 11 further b/w plates all present and correct in accordance with the list of illustrations. Original blue cloth binding blocked in brown orange and black, near fine with a little rubbing only, gilt bright, cloth bright and clean. Contents clean and tight, minimal spotting to the first and last few pages only, original brown -coated end papers, prize plate to the front free endpaper dated 1905, . A good bright copy.. New Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Dadd, Frank. 8vo.

$42.76

HOLIDAYS AT SANDY BAY
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HOLIDAYS AT SANDY BAY

By Buckheim, E. S. [Emma Sophia]

London: Blackie, 1911. No date but Copac gives 1911. 160 pages; 3 colour plates by A. E. Jackson. Publisher's decorative blue cloth blocked in red, cream and black; a little rubbing, slightly marked otherwise very good. Contents good and tight, contemporary child's transfer to the front end paper + stamped name, a little spotting. A very good copy.. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Jackson, A. E.. 8vo.

$10.69

THE LITTLE COUSINS AND FELIX GRAHAM A Book for Children
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THE LITTLE COUSINS AND FELIX GRAHAM A Book for Children

By Not Given

London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1896. 105 pages, chromolithographic (colour) frontispiece plate, two further b/w plates. Original decorative blue cloth binding blocked in various colours and gilt, very good with a little general wear and rubbing., a little discoloured to the base of the front board. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature, presentation plate to the front pastedown. A very good copy. Scarce.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/No dust jacket. 12mo.

$20.04

IN FOREST AND JUNGLE
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IN FOREST AND JUNGLE

By Hope, Ascott R.

Edinburgh: Gall and Inglis 304 pages, b/w illustrations. Decorative original cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine, some general wear and rubbing to extremities, front board cloth slightly marked. Contents clean and tight, inscription on front paste-down paper, dating book to 1894, no other date found on book.slight spotting throughout book. A good first edition copy.. First Edition. Hardback. Good/No dust jacket. 8vo.

$21.38

UNDER FOCH'S COMMAND
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UNDER FOCH'S COMMAND

By Brereton, Lt.-Col. F. S.

London: Blackie & Son Limited No date c. 1920?; 287 pages; b/w frontispiece plate, 3 further b/w plates in accordance with the list of plates. Original pictorial brown cloth binding blocked in yellow and black; binding good with a little general wear and a little rubbing, some damp marking to rear board. Contents good and tight, undated inscription to the front free end paper. A good to very good copy.. Hard Cover. Good/No dust jacket. Illus. by Paget, Wal. 8vo.

$10.69

JONES OF THE 64th  A Tale of the Battles of Assaye and Laswaree
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JONES OF THE 64th A Tale of the Battles of Assaye and Laswaree

By Brereton, Captain F. S.

London: Blackie & Son, 1908. 341 pages + 2 pages publisher's catalogue; b/w frontispiece plate, 5 further b/w plates, 2 map plates - all present and correct in accordance with the list of illustrations. Original pictorial blue cloth binding blocked in black, brown and cream, good with a little general wear, some rubbing to joints and edges, cloth very slightly nicked to head/tail of the spine, cloth slightly marked. Contents good and tight with a little reading wear, some scattered foxing throughout, original tan coloured end papers, the front with a gift inscription dated 1912, hinges both strong. A good to very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No dust jacket. Illus. by Rainey, William. 8vo.

$34.74

OLD GERMAN COMPOSERS FOR THE CLAVECIN (Pianoforte)
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OLD GERMAN COMPOSERS FOR THE CLAVECIN (Pianoforte)

By PAUER, E. (editor)

London: Augener & Co., 1880. no date circa 1880. [6] & 145 pages, engraved frontispiece plate of JS Bach with tissue guard, biographical notes and music scores. Publisher's original highly decorative brown cloth binding with bevelled edges to boards, blocked in black and gilt, very good and bright with a little general wear only. All edges gilt. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature, otherwise unmarked, no annotation, original yellow-coated endpapers, front free end paper with very small chip. A very good copy of this highly attractive production. Scarce.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.

$61.47

TUCK-UP TALES

By Dweedy, Aunt

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1912. 128 pages plus publisher's adverts; colour frontispiece plate by E. S. Farmer. Original decorative gren cloth binding with gilt lettering to the spine, blocked in black to the front board in an art nouveau style, very good with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo.

$16.04

JOHN LYON; or from the Depths
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JOHN LYON; or from the Depths

By Elliott, Ruth

London: Chas. H. Kelly, 1905. no date, but gift inscription dated 1907 so c. 1905; pp. viii, 495,; b/w frontispiece plate with tissue guard. Original red cloth binding with gilt lettering and black stamped decoration, very good with a little general wear and rubbing, slight lean. Contents clean and tight, gift inscription. A very good copy. (Tenth Thousand printed to the title page). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$16.04

ROGER THE BOLD A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico
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ROGER THE BOLD A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico

By Brereton, Captain F. S.

London: Blackie and Son Limited, 1907. 381 pages +16 pages of publisher's adverts, b/w frontispiece plate, 8 further b/w plates, two maps within the text all in accordance with the list of illustrations. Original pictorial blue cloth binding blocked in yellow-buff, white and black, gilt lettering, good with some general wear and rubbing, cloth a little marked, head/tail of the spine scuffed. Contents good and tight, missing front free end paper, a little general reading wear. A good tight copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Wood, Stanley L.. 8vo (14 x 19cm).

$13.36

BARCLAY OF THE GUIDES A Story of the Indian Mutiny
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BARCLAY OF THE GUIDES A Story of the Indian Mutiny

By Strang, Herbert

London: Henry Frowde Hodder & Stoughton Undated -reprint - page [x] states copyright 1908 in the United States of America? 392 pages; colour frontispiece plate, 5 further colour plates - all present and correct in accordance with the list of illustrationsBy Koekkoek plus double page Map of Delhi . Original pictorial tan cloth binding blocked in black, red and white, good a little general wear and some rubbing. Contents clean and tight, neat contemporary inscription dated 1919, original end-papers. A very good tight copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Koekkoek, H. W.. 8vo.

$20.04

THE THREE COMMANDERS
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THE THREE COMMANDERS

By Kingston W. H. G.

London: Henry Frowde Hodder & Stoughton, 1912. 224 pages; colour frontispiece plate, 5 further colour plates - all present and correct in accordance with the list of illustrations. Original pictorial blue cloth binding blocked in black, red, white, buff and brown, gilt lettering, very good a little general wear and rubbing, spine slightly faded. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, original end-papers with contemporary gift inscription dated Xmas 1913. A very good tight copy.. New Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Dugdale, T. C.. 8vo.

$18.71

SULTAN JIM Empire Builder
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SULTAN JIM Empire Builder

By Strang, Herbert

London: Blackie & Son, 1913. published in the same year as the first edition, but probably a reprint? Colour frontispiece plate, 7 further colour plates - all present in accordance with the list of illustrations. Original decorative green cloth binding blocked in black, with colour on-lay to the front board, binding very good with a little general wear and rubbing, rear board a little marked, fore-edge of front board rubbed and worn. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, blank front free end paper removed, a couple of plates with small old tape stains to the gutter edge (now professionally tipped in). A very good tight copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Cuneo, Cyrus. 8vo.

$29.40

A CHILD'S GEOGRAPHY OF ENGLAND AND WALES ... New edition, with 32 full-page illustrations in Colour

By Lyde, L. W

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1908. 112 pages, 32 full-page colour plates after Wyllie, Fowler, Vedder, Birket Foster et al. Original decorative blue cloth binding stamped in white and black, good with some general wear and rubbing to extremities and joints, nick to top of rear joint and to head of spine, rear board unevenly faded. Contents good, endpapers marked, paper to rear hinge cracked but joint still strong. A good plus copy. Scarce. New Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No dust jacket. 8vo.

$24.05

THE END OF A COIL

By Warner, Susan.

London: James Nisbet & Co., 1915. No date circa 1915? 514 pages + 2 pages publisher's adverts, two-tone frontispiece plate by J. A Walker. Original, striking decorative cloth binding, blocked in red and black with peaony motifs, very good with a little general wear and slight rubbing to extremities, spine v. slightly faded. Contents clean and tight, prize bookplate to the front paste-down, no inscriptions. A very good tight copy.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo (14 x 20cm).

$26.73

FATHER NEPTUNES TREASURE. The Adventures of Three Children and a Colliwog Under the Sea

By Inchfawn, Philip and Fay

London: S. W. Partridge and Co, 1919. pp. 227 + publisher's adverts, two-tone frontispiece and 7 futher two-tone plates (complete and in accordance with the List of Illustrations) Original attractive pictorial tan cloth binding stamped in black, very good with a little general wear and rubbing to extremities. Contents clean and tight, neat gift inscriptions to front free end paper dated 1935, paper a little tanned. A very good tight copy in its highly attractive pictorial binding.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Ward, F. C.. 8vo (14 x 20cm).

$40.09

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