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Mabel Lucie Attwell

By Chris Beetles

London: Pavilion Books Limited, Michael Joseph, 1988. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 8.75 x 11.75 inches (22.5 x 30 cm). Dust jacket: Slight crease to upper corners, very slight fading to spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Illustrated laminted boards. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 120

$27.03

Regnbueroverne

By Ul de Rico

Copenhagen: Borgen, 1977. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 16.5 x 13.25 inches (42 x 34 cm). First Danish Edition (Originally published in Germany in the same year). Limited edition of 300 copies. This example in unnumbered cloth spine with illustrated paper covered boards. Fading and slight rubbing to edges of boards. Light marking to rear board. Light foxing to pages and a faint musty smell. A large format volume with wonderful illustrations. Overall condition is Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback

$78.24

Pip and Squeak Annual 1933

London: The Daily Mirror, 1932. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.25 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Quarter green cloth with illustrated paper covered boards. Light wear to board edges, a couple of light stains to rear board. Good solid binding. Internally in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 208

$34.14

Little Folks Annual 1896: A Magazine for the Young

London: Cassell and Company Limited, 1896. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7.5 x 9.5 inches (19 x 24 cm). Quarter leather with red cloth boards. Rubbing and wear to spine, damp staining to boards, good solid binding. Browning and some light foxing to pages. Complete with all 6 attractive chromolithograph plates. Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 475

$49.79

The Princess Inja. A Fairy Tale

By B.C.B. / J.W. Cawston (Illust.)

London: Simpkin, Marshall and Co, 1889. 1st Edition . Fair. 10.75 x 8.5 inches (27 x 21 cm). Illustrated grey cloth binding. Marking and light staining to boards, rebacked with new grey cloth spine and new endpapers. Pages heavily browned and brittle with loss, chipping and tear to margins of several pages. Seven of the illustrations have been coloured in crayon, gift inscription to retained front pastedown endpaper dated Christmas 1888. A rare Victorian fairytale book. Overall condition is Fair. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 92

$49.79

The Treasure Ship: A Book of Prose and Verse

By Lady Cynthia Asquith

London: S.W. Partridge and Co, 1926. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.75 x 10 inches (19.5 x 25.5 cm). Red buckram binding. Fading and slight wear to spine, light marking to boards. Board corners a little bumped and worn. Tanning to free endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Contains the first printing of the J.M. Barrie short story 'The Blot on Peter Pan'. The story includes one black and white illustration and one tipped in colour plate. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 198

$142.25

Bees Shown to the Children

By Ellison Hawks

London: T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1912. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.75 x 6.75 inches (12.5 x 16.5 cm). Green buckram binding with illustrated panel to front board. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Front free endpaper has been stuck down to board. Gift inscription to half title page, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 120

$19.92

The Countryside Series. An English Park

By Arthur O. Cooke

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.75 x 7 inches (12 x 18 cm). Illustrated paper covered boards with rubbing and slight wear to corners and ends of spine. Slight cracking to endpaper joints but securely bound. Light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. This book belonged to Adams' wife Elizabeth (Nee Acland) and the book was originally a gift from her grandmother to her mother in 1911. Includes inscriptions to first two pages, four colour plates, including one of a fox and rabbits, also a chapter on rabbits. Rare. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 80

$49.79

Trespassers at Charlcote

By Gillian Avery / / Dick Hart (Illust.)

London: The Children's Book Club, 1960. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (12 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine and corners, some foxing and light marking to rear covers. Tear to head of spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Foxing to page edges, some offsetting to endpapers, clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 256

$27.03

Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard

By Eleanor Farjeon / Richard Kennedy (Illust.)

Oxford: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1952. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus/Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Wear and loss to upper edge and to ends of spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: First Richard Kennedy illustrated edition. Green cloth binding, leaning slightly. Discolouration to spine, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 305

$34.14

93 or The Revolution Amongst The Flowers

By Florence Byng

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1892. 1st Edition . Good. 7 x 8.75 inches (17.5 x 22 cm). Paper covered boards with printed title to front board. Spine chipped to edges and slightly worn to ends. Boards have some marks and are worn to corners. Binding a little loose, but all pages are fully attached. The engraved title page and one illustration have been coloured by a child, gift inscription to half title page dated January 1893. A rare Victorian children's title. WorldCat locates 5 copies worldwide. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 59

$78.24

Little Wars

By H.G. Wells

London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1931. 2nd Edition . Very Good Minus. 9 x 7 inches (23 x 18 cm). Green cloth binding, fading to spine and board edges, a few marks to rear board. Good solid binding. Light foxing to endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Bearing his engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Scarce early printing. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 116

$142.25

A Rough Shaking

By George MacDonald

London: Blackie and Son, 1891. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 7.5 inches (15 x 19.5 cm). Illustrated green buckram binding with bevelled board edges. Rubbing to board edges, light marking to covers. Good solid binding. A few light marks and spots of foxing but text is in very clean condition. A late work from MacDonald, best known for children's fantasy 'The Princess and the Goblin'. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 384, 32

$64.01

Shakespeare's Theatre

By C. Walter Hodges

London: Oxford University Press , 1972. 4th Impression . Very Good Plus/Near Fine. 7.5 x 10 inches (19 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Very slight fading to spine, otherwise excellent, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Illustrated paper covered boards. Foxing to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 103

$27.03

Three Kittens in a Boat

By Geraldine Robinson

London: Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd, 1960. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.5 x 5.5 inches (19 x 14 cm). Dust jacket: Light marking, some short tears and creasing to edges. Price clipped with later publisher's price label to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Illustrated paper covered boards. Slight bumping to ends of spine. Clean text and illustrations throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback

$27.03

Sir Henry Morgan Buccaneer

By Merritt Parmelee Allen / Manning de V. Lee (Illust.)

New York: The Century Co, 1931. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Illustrated yellow cloth binding leaning slightly. Small dent and light marking to top page edge, other edges untrimmed. Map endpapers, a few light marks and spots of foxing to text, but overall, a nice clean example of this rare title. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 244

$49.79

Harri Potter maen yr Athronydd (Welsh language edition): [Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]
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Harri Potter maen yr Athronydd (Welsh language edition): [Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]

By J.K. Rowling

London: Bloomsbury, 2003. 1st Edition . Fine/Fine. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First impression. Welsh language edition. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 245

$64.01

The Story of a Year

By Mrs. Molesworth

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1910. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.25 x 7.25 inches (13 x 19 cm). Blue buckram binding with ornate gilt decoration to front board and spine. Small hole to spine, light marking to rear board. Top page edge gilt, a few spots of foxing to other edges. Tanning to endpapers, a few spots to text. Scarce late title from Mrs Molesworth. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 232

$19.92

The Art of Beatrix Potter

By Beatrix Potter / Anne Carroll Moore (Appreciation)

London: Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd, 1956. 2nd Edition . Very Good Plus. 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 24 cm). Lacking jacket. Green cloth binding. Small mark to top edge of rear board. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges, small ink smudge to margin of one plate, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 336

$22.76

Varjak Paw [SIGNED]
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Varjak Paw [SIGNED]

By SF Said / Dave McKean (Illust.)

New York: David Fickling Books, 2003. 1st Edition . Fine/Fine. 6.5 x 8.7 inches (16 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First impression of the US edition. Signed and dated by the author (without dedication) to the title page. Winner of the Nestle Smarties Book Prize. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 255

$49.79

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