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Johnnie's Blitz
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Johnnie's Blitz

By ASHLEY, Bernard

London: Viking, 1995. laminated colour pictorial boards, very light rubbing on spine tips and corners, illustrated by PAUL HUNT, nr fine. 8vo, 166pp. Johnnie is a survivor - through the London blitz, being branded a thief and finding himself having to look after someone else.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Paul Hunt.

$10.50

The sprig of Broom
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The sprig of Broom

By WILLARD, Barbara

London: Macdonald, 1987. A larger format paperback, edges very lightly rubbed, some light foxing, vg. A Mantlemass novel.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$6.00

The Fire-Brother
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The Fire-Brother

By CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, Kevin

London: Heinemann (A Long Ago Children Book), 1975. vg ex library: no dj colour pictorial brds lightly rubbed on edges, illustrated in colour and in b/w by JOANNA TROUGHTON, remains of jacket flaps pasted to endpapers, a few small stamps, else vg. 8vo, 47pp. A story of the dawning of Christianity.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Joanna Troughton. Ex-Library.

$6.00

Redwulf's Curse : A Tom Marlowe Adventure
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Redwulf's Curse : A Tom Marlowe Adventure

By PRIESTLEY, Chris

London: Corgi Books, 2006. A paperback: remaindered stock - small red stripe on lower edges, title page decoration & chapter headings, lower back corner slightly bumped, else nr fine. 8vo, 261pp. No 3 in a series of books about murder and intrigue in the early 1700s.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Fine.

$5.00

Death and the arrow : a Tom Marlowe Adventure
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Death and the arrow : a Tom Marlowe Adventure

By PRIESTLEY, Chris

London: Corgi Books, 2006. A paperback: small red ink stripe on lower edges (remaindered stock), title page and chapter heading decorations, nr fine. 8vo, 229pp. An historical crime thriller for children set in the early 1700s.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$5.00

Boy of the Mohawks
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Boy of the Mohawks

By WILLS, Ailsa

London: Odhams Press, 1963. bright dj (unclipped), some sticky tape marks on flaps and endpapers, (NOT ex library), illustrated by SHEILA HAWKINS, some light internal foxing, else vg. wide 8vo, 128pp. A story about life and customs of the Indian Tribes before the coming of the white men.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Sheila Hawkins.

$9.00

Brother Moose
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Brother Moose

By LEVIN, Betty

New York: Greenwillow Books, 1990. Ex library: vg dj (price unclipped), light sticky tape marks on boards, cloth spine, some small stamps, remains of datesheet & pocket on rear flyleaf, else vg+. tall 8vo, 213pp. Two orphan girls on their way to foster homes in Canada run into danger and are helped by a mysterious Indian and his grandson. Set in the late 1800s.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library.

$9.50

An hour in the Morning

By COOPER, Gordon

London: Oxford University Press (Oxford Paperbacks), 1973. A paperback - a little bumped on corners and top back edge, foredges lightly foxed, else vg. Set just before and at the beginning of WW1. Kate gets very attached to the family she works for and shares with them the good and the bad times.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$6.00

Black Duck
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Black Duck

By LISLE, Janet Taylor

New York: Philomel Books, 2006. vg dj (price unclipped), small snag on top front edge, ink remainder stripe on lower page edges, vg+. 8vo, 252pp. Based on rum-running on the Rhode Island Coast during the 1920s. The 'Black Duck' was a real smuggling craft.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$12.00

A sound of Chariots

By HUNTER, Mollie

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1972. vg ex library: vg dj (price unclipped) slightly trimmed, small label on lower spine, sticky tape marks on dj reverse and boards and first few pages, a few small stamps, else vg. 8vo, 242pp. A story set in the Scottish Lowlands after WW1.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library.

$9.00

New Tales of Robin Hood
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New Tales of Robin Hood

By SUDDABY, Donald

London: Blackie. dj (price clipped) chipped at spine tips and corners, a few short tears, folds slightly rubbed, red boards a little sunned at top edges, foredge foxing, else vg. 8vo, 208pp.. No Date. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$9.50

Columbus Sails

By HODGES, C. Walter

UK: Puffin Books, 1947. A paperback, coversa little worn on spine folds and a little dusty, illustrated by the author, name on first page, some slight foxing, else vg.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$6.00

Black Jack
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Black Jack

By GARFIELD, Leon

UK: Puffin Books, 1979. A paperback, spine faded, top front corner creased, illustrated by ANTONY MAITLAND, one page slightly creased on front edge, still vg. Covers have photos from the film.. Repr. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Antony Maitland.

$3.50

The year of the three-legged Deer
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The year of the three-legged Deer

By CLIFFORD, Eth

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1972. vg ex library: dj (price unclipped) a little trimmed, remains of label on lower spine, front flap has a vertical crease, colour pictorial library binding, illustrated by RICHARD CUFFARI, front flyleaf removed, a few small library markings, foredges a little dusty, else vg. 8vo, 164pp. Set on the Indian frontier in Indiana in 1819.. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Richard Cuffari. Ex-Library.

$8.50

Of time and of Seasons
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Of time and of Seasons

By JOHNSTON, Norma

New York: Atheneum, 1975. Ex library: dj (price unclipped) slightly worn on edges and a little creased, tape marks on reverse and on colour pictorial library binding, front flyleaf removed, a few small library markings, some pages have light creases, else vg. tall 8vo, 282pp. The newly begun Civil War is only one more complication in the lives of Bridget's family in which everyone seems talented - except Bridget.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library.

$12.00

Black Ivory

By COLLINS, Norman

London: Collins (Evergreen Library), 1965. dj (unclipped) slightly rubbed on edges, lamination lifting in patches, flaps a bit creased, illustrated, slight foredge foxing, vg. 8vo, 255pp. A thirteen year old boy's life on board a slave ship.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$9.00

Witch Dog

By BEATTY, John and Patricia

New York: William Morrow, 1968. Prince Rupert, the King's Cavalier, has, as a companion, an enormous white poodle, who strikes fear in the hearts of the Roundheads. Ex library: dj (price unclipped) lightly trimmed, label on lower spine, tape marks on reverse and cloth, endpapers peeled in places by removing datesheets & pockets, usual stamps etc. else vg. 8vo, 255pp.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Franz Altschuler. Ex-Library.

$8.50

The Ghost belongs to Me

By PECK, Richard

London: Collins, 1977. Some "ghostly" input in a lively family story set in a small American town around 1900. vg dj (price unclipped), flaps slightly creased, some internal and foredge foxing, vg. 8vo, 183pp.. First UK. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

Fifer for the Union
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Fifer for the Union

By ALLEN, Lorenzo

New York: William Morrow, 1971. A young boy joins the Union Army - a realistic view of soldier's life during the American Civil War. Ex library: dj (price unclipped) lightly trimmed, spine a bit sunned, pictorial library binding, illustrated by BRIAN WILDSMITH, flyleaves removed, 3 small stamps, black ink mark on lower page edges, else vg. 8vo, 256pp.. Repr. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Brian Wildsmith. Ex-Library.

$10.00

Flood Tide

By HASTINGS, Valerie

London: Children's Book Club. A story of the disastrous 1953 storm and flood in Holland. dj (price unclipped) rubbed at spine tips, light damp marks on jacket and board edges, illustrated by JOHN JARVIES, light foredge foxing, still vg. 8vo, 142pp.. No Date. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by John Jarvies.

$8.00

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