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Children of the Dawnland
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Children of the Dawnland

By Gear, Kathleen O'Neal And W. Michael Gear

United States: Tor Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0765320193 . A Near Fine 1st editon hardcover (stated; full numberline ends in '1'). Book is in clean cream boards, with lightly bumped spine ends. There is a single small ding to top edge. Internally, no writing or stamps. Clean, bright pages throughout. The unclipped dustjacket is lightly bumped to spine head and lightly creased to single corner. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages .

$17.18

The Claws of the Eagle

By Trease, Geoffrey

United Kingdom: William Heinemann Ltd. Very Good. 1977. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0434949302 . SIGNED BY "IONICUS" (JOSHUA ARMITAGE) AND CONTAINS A SIGNED ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATION FROM THE BOOK - A very good 1977 1st Thus hardcover without dustwrapper (if issued), in bright glossy illustrated boards with sharp lightly rubbed corners. The laminate is lifting in both gutters and the spine is slightly rubbed to the end. Signed 'To Eveline, With Best Wishes for Your Birthday, October 1977, from JOS Armitage (Ionicus)' in faded ink on the front pastedown. Tipped into the book is a home-made birthday card framing an original 5"x3" pen and ink, velum-protected, signed original illustration from the book, with the position written in pencil on the bottom (Illustration A Chapter 1). The card is again signed by Ionicus. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Long Ago Books; B&W Illustrations; 56x75; Signed by Illustrator .

$265.21

STORIES OF ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN

By Gilbert, Henry

United Kingdom: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1936. Hardcover. A very good undated (circa 1938) hardcover in an about good unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in olive green boards with a small rubbed place near the spine heel, a very good bright undamaged paste-down with decorative green stamped illustration, the corners are lightly bumped/rubbed, the spine is bumped/rubbed to the ends, internally a presentation plate dated to 1938 affixed to the front endpaper and a small scribble (to obscure a previous owner's name), unmarked pages foxed to the text-block edge and soiled to the top edge. The bright frontispiece and all seven additional colour plates present and in excellent condition. The dustwrapper has a water stain on the bottom spine and into the front panel, a little tanned and soiled to the back panel with chips to the spine ends/tips - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations; 60x40 .

$15.92

Shadow of Wings

By Paice, Margaret

United Kingdom: Collins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0001843699 . A Very Good hardcover in a Very Good dustjacket. The book is in clean blue boards, with sharp rubbed corners, bumped and rubbed to spine ends. Internally, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages, a little tanned to the text-block edges. The bright dustacket is a little creased to the edges - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$13.20

THE PIRATE LAFITTE AND THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS

By Tallant, Robert

Random House. Very Good- in Fair dust jacket. 1951. Hardcover. A good hardcover in a poor dustwrapper. The book is in clean decorative red cloth-covered boards with a grey and white garland and sailing ship motif. The boards are slightly bowed and the corners are bumped/rubbed, the decorative spine is bumped/rubbed to the edges, internally without writing or stamps, clean pages. The dustwrapper is very creased to the edges with several small closed tears and a large complicated crease/closed tear to the front panel, a small loss to the back panel edge and tiny chips to the spine ends/tips. Supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Landmark Books .

$19.83

THE FIRST EMPEROR OF CHINA
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THE FIRST EMPEROR OF CHINA

By Williams, David

Scotland: Newbarn Ltd.. Good. 1985. Paperback. 0948642009 . A good paperback without creases to the stapled spine, there is a light crease to the bottom corner of the book (including the pages), internally very good without writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations .

$3.32

THE SPRIG OF BROOM
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THE SPRIG OF BROOM

By Willard, Barbara

Puffin Books. Very Good-. 1974. Paperback. 0140306471 . A very good minus paperback with a trace of a crease to the spine, slightly creased/edge-worn covers, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages. The second book in the Mantlemass Series. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; The Mantlemass Series; Vol. 2 .

$1.99

For the Admiral

By Marx, W. J

Humphrey Milford Oxford University. Good+. 1929. Hardcover. A good 1929 hardcover without dustwrapper in bright aged decorative red cloth-covered boards embossed with heraldic lions and central knight motif lightly bumped/rubbed to the corners with a small rubbed spot on the outside edge of the front board, bright gilt lettering to the spine which is bumped/lightly rubbed to the ends, internally without writing or stamps, foxed endpapers and occasionally lightly foxed pages very heavily foxed to the text-block edges. Attractive colour frontispiece. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$9.95

THEY WHO DARE

By Holt, A.G

Hutchinson. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1970. Hardcover. 0091021103 . A near fine hardcover in a near fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean brown boards lightly bumped to the spine heel, sharp corners, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages slightly foxed to the text-block fore-edge. The bright dustwrapper is a touch creased to the edges - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$9.22

THE PERILOUS GARD
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THE PERILOUS GARD

By Pope, Elizabeth Marie

United States: Scholastic. Good+. 1993. Paperback. 0590460579 . A good trade paperback with uncreased spine and covers. Internally, no writing or stamps, tanned pages, very tanned to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Trade PB .

$5.24

THE ROAD TO CAMLANN
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THE ROAD TO CAMLANN

By Sutcliff, Rosemary

United Kingdom: Puffin Books. Good+. 1994. Paperback. 0140371478 . A very good paperback with uncreased spine and covers. Internally, no writing or stamps, lightly tanned pages with some very light foxing and heavy tanning to the text-block edges. Cover by Neal McPheeters. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Illustrations .

$1.33

The Secret Messenger

By Smith, Janet Mary

United Kingdom: International Publishing Co. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1957. Hardcover. A Good hardcover in a Good unclipped dustjacket. The book is in clean brown boards, with sharp corners, bumped to the spine ends with spine lean. Internally, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages, a little tanned to the text-block edges. The bright dustjacket is lightly rubbed and creased to the edges, with small closed tears and chips to the spine ends and tips - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Childrens Scottish historical fiction. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$17.18

FIRE, BED AND BONE
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FIRE, BED AND BONE

By Branford, Henrietta

United Kingdom: Walker Books Ltd. Good+. 1997. Paperback. 0744554845 . A good ex-school library paperback without creases to the spine, crease near the spine and edge wear, one small library stamp inside the front cover, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$1.01

THE SHIP BY THE SHORE
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THE SHIP BY THE SHORE

By Wood, W. H

United Kingdom: Brockhampton Press Ltd. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. A very good 1st edition hardcover in a good price-clipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean red boards lightly bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages a little toned and lightly foxed to the text-block edges (particularly the upper edge). The bright dustwrapper is rubbed/creased to the edges with several small closed tears and tiny chips to corners/spine ends - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 190 pages .

$33.09

GARRETT'S CROSSING

By O'Daniel, J

United Kingdom: Macmillan. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. 0333112768 . A good 1st British edition hardcover in a good price-clipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean brown boards slightly faded to the upper edge and bumped to the spine ends, small heavy squiggle ghost to top corner of front endpaper otherwise no writing or stamps, toned pages. The bright dustwrapper is very well creased/rubbed/chipped to the edges with tiny closed tears/chips to spine ends/corners supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 192 pages .

$4.64

ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY OUTLAWS

By Mcspadden, J.Walker and Chas.Wilson

United Kingdom: Associated Newspapers Ltd.. Good+. 1940. Hardcover. B0013K5O2U . A good 1940 hardcover without dustwrapper in clean brightly illustrated cloth covered boards rubbed on all the edges/corners and bumped/rubbed to the spine ends, spine is faded and binding is shaken but secure, no writing or stamps, ivoried occasionally foxed pages foxed/soiled to the text-block edges. Lovely full page colour illustrations by Wyeth. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; Color Illustrations; 313 pages .

$11.87

The Young Alfred the Great
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The Young Alfred the Great

By Mitchison, Naomi

United Kingdom: Max Parrish. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1965. Second Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR - A very good plus 2nd printing hardcover in clean tan boards bumped to the spine ends, sharp corners - SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON THE FRONT ENDPAPER AND DEDICATED TO CARRADALE SCHOOL - in a very good minus bright price-intact dustwrapper creased to the upper edge with several closed tears and chips supplied in a new removable archival sleeve and presenting very well. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Signed by Author .

$19.83

THE CHILDREN'S CRUSADE

By Treece, Henry

Bodley Head. Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. 0370012224 . A good solid ex-school library hardcover with pocket removed and several library stamps in a very good bright unclipped dustwrapper a touch creased to the edges - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Ex-Library .

$15.85

The Kidnapped King

By Arnold, Ralph

United Kingdom: Blackie. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. A Very Good hardcover in a Very Good unclipped dustjacket. The book is in clean boards, with foxing to the title page and text-block edges. The bright dustjacket is rubbed and creased to edges, with a ding at the gutter of the front panel - supplied in a removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Illustrations .

$7.89

At the Seven Stars
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At the Seven Stars

By Beatty, John

United Kingdom: Chatto & Windus. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. A Very Good hardcover in a Very Good unclipped dustjacket. The book is in clean boards, bumped to spine ends, with sharp corners. Internally, nearly invisible marks to the front endpaper and small rubbed area, unmarked toned pages, tanned to the text-block edges. The bright dustjacket is slightly creased to the upper edge and spine ends - supplied in new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$13.20

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