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Led By Lawrence

by Slade, Gurney (Stephen Bartlett)

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Published
1934
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1934. A fictional children's book featuring Lawrence. In original green cloth with black title. Colour frontispiece, 288pp. O'Brien E052.. First Edition. Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Newtonian System of Philosophy: Explained By Familiar objects, in an Entertaining Manner, for the Use of Young Persons, A New and Improved Edition

by Telescope, Tom, (James Mitchell)

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Published
1827
Condition
Good
Edition
New Improved Edition
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£139.46

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Chiswick: Thomas Tegg, 1827. A very good copy, in half leather with marbled paper-covered boards. No markings. "A new and improved edition containing all the recent discoveries and improvements in the different departments of natural philosophy." by James Mitchell. Illustrated with engraved plates, including fold-out plate frontispiece,158 pp.. New Improved Edition. Half Leather. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾"… Read more
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Land of Green Magic [Signed]

by McKay, Hilary

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2019
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781529019230
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£15.21

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London: Macmillan, 2019. Signed by the author on a decorative bookplate to fep. From the author of The Skylarks War, a novel of magic and fantasy and the power of books, reading and the imagination as Abi and her two stepbrothers forge a new family. 214pp. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardback. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Five go to Mystery Moor

by Blyton, Enid

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Seventh Impression
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1984. The thirteenth Famous Five adventure in which the chums and Timmy the dog camp at Captain Johnston's Riding School. Previous owner's name neatly to half title. A very good, clean copy in original, non-price clipped d/w that is bright and complete. . Seventh Impression. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Soper, Eileen A.. 8vo… Read more
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Lawrence of Arabia

by Allen, Keneth

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780356059211
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London: Macdonald Educational, 1978. A very good copy of this illustrated children's book. 32pp. This being TE official biographer, Jeremy Wilson's copy with his signature to head of title page.. First Edition. Card Covers. Very Good. Illus. by Schofield, Kenneth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Animal Stories

by Kipling, Rudyard (Ed)

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Thus
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£63.39

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London: Macmillan & Co, 1932. A very good copy, red cloth with black design to the front board, with titles and decoration to the spine. 215pp (1) with 8 coloured plates, as called for and numerous black and white illustrations all by Stuart Tresillian. In very good original decorative and unclipped dust jacket (6/-net) to the front flap, some minor… Read more
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Potent Potions

by Simon [verses By Margaret J. Driver]

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Leicester: Franklyn Ward & Wheeler Ltd, 1942. Attractive illustrated boards with brown canvas spine. Cartoon story accompanied by verses by Margaret J Driver, featuring wizards and dinosaurs. Col illus throughout. Chipping to extremities otherwise good overall. 17pp. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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When We Were Young

by Milne, A.A.

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Edition
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London: Methuen, 1924. A good copy of the third edition in original blue decorative binding with the three gilt figures to the front board. 100pp decorative endpapers. Neat previous owner's inscription on fep.. Third Edition. Boards. Good. Illus. by Shepard, E.H.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Jungle Book

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1908
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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£76.07

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London: Macmillan & Co Limited, 1908. A good copy in original red cloth with gilt decoration of mongoose and cobra to front board. The binding cloth shows some wear to spine and board edges, Internally clean and sound with the binding just loosening but still sound. teg. 314pp + 2pp advertisement. The illustrators, Charles Maurice Detmold and Edward Julius Detmold… Read more
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The Chapbook A Miscellany (no.39)

by Monro, Harold (ed)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1924
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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London: The Poetry Bookshop, 1924. In a fair condition, a little bumped to edges and spine missing, although binding still sound. Some marks and staining to cover. 72pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Mystery of the Spiteful Letters

by Blyton, Enid

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1956
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
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London: Methuen, 1956. The fourth title in the Five Find Outers series of mysteries. Good rcopy. D/w with wraparound illustration is fair to good. not price-clipped, small losses to top and tail of spine and extremeties. . Reprint. Hardback. Fair/Good. Illus. by Abbey, J.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Mystery of Holly Lane

by Blyton, Enid

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1956
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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London: Methuen, 1956. The eleventh title in the Five Find Outers series of mysteries. Good reading copy, d/w with wraparound illustration is fair to good with small losses to top and tail of spine. Previous owner's name in pencil to fep.. Reprint. Hardback. Good/Fair. Illus. by Evans, Treyer. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Cherry Ames at Hilton Hospital

by Wells, Helen

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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£7.61

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Manchester: World Distributors, 1959. Cherry nurses in her home town hospital. D/w bright, and clean. Not price clipped. 184pp.. First Thus. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Mrs Moore in Space

by Moore, Gertrude L. With Tts By Patrick Moore, Astronomer and braodcaster)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304294268
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£57.05

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London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1974. Fantasy stories about planets by the mother of Patrick Moore who has written the foreword. Very arresting illustrations by Mrs Moore accompany her text. Laid in is a letter to Patrick Moore astronomer and broadcaster and his response in tls (both dated February 1979.) Mrs Moore is Patrick's mother and is alluded to… Read more
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Mother Goose's Melody, or Sonnets for the Cradle

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781851240722
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Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2003. A fine as new copy of this facsimle edition produced by The Bodleian Library. Originally published in 1780, this is a collection of nursery rhymes of the times with wood-engravings by Thomas Bewick, Introduction and bibliographical notes by Nigel Tattersfield. 94pp. Designed in the 18th century to fit in the hands of a child, it is… Read more
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The True Story of Lawrence of Arabia

by Thomas, John

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Published
1965
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Impression
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Chicago: Children's Press, 1965. A fine copy of this book for young readers on T E Lawrence. 141pp maps and illustrations. O'Brien E187.. Second Impression. Hardback. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Hello Twins: Little Book Number 4

by Blyton, Enid

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Good
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Leicester: Brockhampton Press Ltd Small format Blyton title in the Little Book series. Pictorial card wraps with cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations to text. Crease to spine otherwise good. . Paper Covers. Good. Illus. by Soper, Eileen A.. 12mo.
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Early Piety A Present to the Young from an American Publication

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Published
1831
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Birmingham: J. W. Showell, 1831. A miniature book bound in black cloth with gilt title to front board, 30pp with engraved frontispiece and tailpiece. Small chip to top right corner of the front cover.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. Miniature. Miniature.
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The House at Pooh Corner (Rocco Forte's Copy)

by Milne, A. A.

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£443.73

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London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. Presentation copy to Rocco Forte from his Auntie, dated Xmas 1947. Beautiful Baynton Riviere of Bath binding, scarlet leather with gilt decoration - characters from the stories, 5 raised bands to spine with decorations between; marbled endpapers. Spine top and tail slightly rubbed, front hinge just weakening. A handsome copy of this classic.. First… Read more
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Arthur Ransome and the World of the Swallows and Amazons

by Wardale, Roger

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780953503544
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North Yorkshire: Great Northern Books Ltd., 2000. A fine of Arthur Ransome and the World of the Swallows and Amazons. Bound in blue cloth with guilt title, author and publisher's mark to spine. In a good jacket with some wear to edges of spine. 160pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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