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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS. Edited by Roger Lancelyn Green

by CARROLL, Lewis

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Published
1976
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Second Printing
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Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1976. Second Printing. Hardcover. Brown boards. Fine copy. Jacket has sunning to spine and upper rear panel, spine crease, small years, VG otherwise; Oxford English Novelists; B&W Illustrations; Octavo .
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LEWIS CARROLL. E. NESBIT. HOWARD PYLE. Three Bodley Head Monographs

by GREEN, Roger Lancelyn, Anthea Bell, Elizabeth Nesbit

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Published
1968
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London: Bodley Head. 1968. Hardcover.
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THE GIRL'S OWN ANNUAL...Volume Fifty-Eight

by SPRATT, Gladys M. (L.M. Montgomery)

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Published
1937
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London: The Girl's Own Paper, no date (1937). 1937. Hardcover.. Green non-pictorial cloth lettered in blind and gilt., pp iv, 576 + 4 coilour plates. Many b&w illustrations in text. Half inch tear to head of spine neatly repaired; soft vertical ridges to spine; ink gift inscription at front; page edges yelllowed, text paper toned; else a… Read more
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London: Ward, Lock, no date (1930s). Hardcover. Green cloth spine and colour pictorial boards. pp 176. 24 colour plates included in the pagination. Spine has nicks, minor rubbing, to ends, with a short tear at head neatly repaired; rubbing to edges of boards, slight wear to outer corners; yellowing to page edges and lightly to endpapers; … Read more
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GHOSTS AND BOGLES. Pictures by Jan Pienkowski

by STARKEY, Dinah

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Published
1978
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First Australian issue
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Australia: The Jacaranda Press. 1978. First Australian issue. Softcover. Black cloth, front cover and spine elaborately decorated in red, green and gilt with b&w illustration at centre of front cover, brown illustrated endpapers, b&w illustrations in text. Covers a little bowed, slight wear to corners, else fine, without jacket, as issued. Ghost stories for younger readers,;… Read more
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CHARLES DICKENS' CHILDREN STORIES re-told by his granddaughter and other

by DICKENS, Charles (Mary Angela Dickens)

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Philadelphia: Altemus, c1900. Hardcover.. White cloth, front cover with a strip of great printed and decorated cloth and colour pictorial boards. pp 64 including 12 b&w plates. Cracked inner hinges neatly repaired; bit of wear along the fore edge of front cover; light damp stain to upper outer corners of text; in all, just a good, … Read more
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CHUMS 1926

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Published
1926
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First Edition
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London: Cassell. 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. 4to, pictorial red cloth. iv, 832 pp. Folding colour frontispiece and 11 colour plates inserted (complete). Text paper yellowed as always, spine very lightly sunned with a bit of rubbing to the gilt lettering at head, else fine and bright. 2.3 kg parcel; Tall quarto .
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CHUMS. 1928-1929.

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Published
1928
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First Edition
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London: Amalgamated Press. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Red pictorial cloth. (iv), 832 pp. Folding colour frontispiece plus 11 colour plates inserted (complete), illustrations on every page of text. Text paper yellowed as always, bit of foxing to page edges, else fine and bright. Contains "For Lawrence and Arabia" by John Sylvester, "Honour and t he Foreign… Read more
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CHUMS 1917

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Published
1917
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First Edition
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London: Cassell. 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. Red pictorial cloth. pp (iv), 716 + 8 colour plates and 4 b&w plates. Xmas, 1917, ink gift inscription at front, text paper yellowed as always, endpapers tanned, spine a little darkened with some flaking to the gilt lettering at head, VG clean and tight otherwise. 2.2kg parcel; Tall quarto .… Read more
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CHUMS 1923

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Published
1923
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London: Cassell. 1923. Hardcover. Pictorial red bevel edge cloth. iv, 832 pp. Colour folding frontispiece and 11 colour plates (complete). Spine very lightly darkened; text paper yellowed as always, nick to foot of spiine; VG+ otherwise. 2.35 kg parcel; Large quarto .
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CHUMS ANNUAL 1940

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Published
1940
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London: Amalgamated Press. 1940. Hardcover. Red pictorial cloth. 4 colour plate, numberous line drawings in text. Text paper yellowed, as always. Crease to front free endpaper, else a fine copy. The penultimate volume of this venerable British boy's annual which began in 1892. 1.85 kg parcel; Large quarto .
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CHUMS 1931-1932

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1931
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London: Amalgamated Press. 1931. Hardcover. Original red pictorial cloth stamped in black, gilt lettered. pp [4], 832 + 12 plates (printed in colour one side, b&w the other, two folding, complete). Text in triple columns, text illustrations throughout. Text paper yellowed as always, slight sunning to foot of spiine, near fine otherwise, 2.35 kg parcel.;… Read more
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BENNETT'S FABLES from Aesop and Others, Translated into Human Nature. Foreword by Gerald Gottlieb

by BENNETT, Chalres H.

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Published
1978
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First of this edition
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New York: Viking. 1978. First of this edition. Hardcover. Dark blue cloth. Fine copy. Dust jacket has flap price inked out, rear panel softly rippled, else fine. Reprint from a rare hand-coloured copy of the 1857 original held by the Pierpont Moegan Library. Wonderful illustrations. ; Squarish octavo .
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New York: Harper & Row, c1967. Hardcover. Yellow glazed boards. Fine copy. Jacket is nearly fine, with tiny chips. No jacket price, no edition statement. ; Octavo .
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Collection of 63 volumes

by LE FEUVRE, Amy

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London. Hardcover. A collection of 63 volumes, 57 different titles, all in original bindings (hardcover except for two), all published in London, mostly by the Religious Tract Society, mostly late 1890s through 1930s. Average condition is VG - only a few are in good only condition, and some are in fine condition. Some dust jackets present.… Read more
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MY BROTHER'S BOOK

by SENDAK, Maurice

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Published
2013
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First printing
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New York: HarperCollins. 2013. First printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. pp 31. Colour illustrations. Fine in fine jacket. "Sendak's last completed book, posthumously published: 'It's the kind of fairy tale a grieving child tells, a lament, a consolation, and a farewell. It's Maurice's elegy for his brother, Jack, for his partner of fifty years, Eugene Glynn,… Read more
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FORWARD [magazine for young people]

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Published
1915
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Philadelphia. 1915. Hardcover. 37 cm. Half sheep and marbled boards. Vol. XXXIV, nos 1-52, 2 Jan. - 25 Dec., 1915. 420pp, complete year. Library discard, rubber stamp and shelf notation at front, no other library marks. Spine worn, lacking pieces at ends, with some repairs, leather stabilzed; edge wear to outer corners, cracked inner hinges repaired,… Read more
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FORWARD [magazine for young people]

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Published
1922
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Philadelphia. 1922. Hardcover. 37 cm. Maroon cloth spine gilt lettered. Vol. XLI, nos 1-52, 7 Jan. - 30 Dec., 1922. 416 pp, complete year. Library discard, rubber stamp and shelf notation at front, no other library marks. Light marks to covers, else a clean and tight copy, text unworn. Stories and articles, handicrafts, well illustrated. … Read more
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THE PIONEER: a paper for boys

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Published
1924
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Philadelphia. 1924. Hardcover. 38.5 cm. Maroon cloth, spine gilt lettered. Vol X, nos 1-52, 5 Jan - 27 Dec, 1924. 208 pp. Complete year. Library discard, with rubber stamp and shelf notations at front, no other library marks. Mild cover soiling, rear to corner of front free endpaper,dust soiling to front endpapers, else a VG clean,… Read more
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FORWARD [magazine for young people]

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Published
1917
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Philadelphia. 1917. Hardcover. 41 cm. Maroon cloth spine gilt lettered. Vol. XXXVI, nos 1-52, 3 Jan. - 29 Dec., 1917. 416 pp, complete year. Light marks to covers, else a clean and tight copy, text unworn. Stories, articles, handicrafts, and ads, well illustrated. 3 kg parcel; Folio .
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