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Image for Thunderbirds are Go! Century 21 TV Special

Thunderbirds are Go! Century 21 TV Special

By: Anderson, Gerry

Price: £27.00

Publisher: London, Century 21 Publishing Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021814

Condition: Good+


48pp, fully illustrated, some in colour. Large format softback, 25mm split to base of spine otherwise light wear only, light ageing, a Good+ copy. View more info

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Book of Games and Sports

By: Anon

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, T Nelson & Sons: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021739

Condition: Good


17 numbered pages, printed on one side only, including frontispiece. Hand coloured illustrations throughout, featuring see-saws to marbles, to I spy and hide and seek. Pictorial boards, gilt decoration with coloured illustration within, split to spine (30mm approx, repaired), loss to spine head/tail, edge rubs, edge browning, marks to rear board. Small insect holes to front hinge, general foxing to contents, overall a Good copy of an extremely scarce book. (No copy in British Library records) View more info

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Dean's Embossed or Raised Relief Picture Toy Books No.3 The Chicken's Garden Party

By: Anon

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021857

Condition: Good


12pp + 2pp adverts at rear, 6 coloured plates of which 4, plus the cover illustration, are in raised relief. Softback, some staining to front cover, less so to rear, a few marks to latter, approx 1 inch split to spine, binding secure. A few marks to contents, plates are bright and VG. One relief plate to front pastedown, a 3rd page of adverts to rear pastedown. A Good copy with faults as described. Extremely scarce. Undated, presumed circa 1880 first edition (ref British Library). View more info

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Dick and His Dog

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister:

Seller ID: 030627

Condition: Good


12pp plus card covers. Shaped pages, chromolithographic illustrations, selection of children's verses. Small losses to covers, edge creasing/short tears, boards are fragile but still attached, some paper loss to spine. Undated, probably circa 1880. Overall a Good copy. Undated, edition unknown. View more info

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The Christmas Hirelings

By: Braddon, ME

Price: £76.50

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021684

Condition: Good


261pp + 10pp adverts at rear, 25 listed illustrations plus chapter headpieces. Pictorial boards, general light wear, a few marks, rear internal hinge showing very slightly, gift inscription to front endpaper, general foxing to contents, a Good tight copy. View more info

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Round the World Histories No.1: The First Zulus

By: Burland, CA

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021789

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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Round the World Histories No.7: Montezuma, Lord of the Aztecs

By: Burland, CA

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021790

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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Elizabeth and the Angel

By: Callender, Reginald

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019398

Condition: Good


254pp + 2pp adverts at rear, colour frontispiece, line drawings in text. . Blue boards, a few marks, light wear only, general light foxing to contents, minor marks, minor edge loss to the occasional page, overall a Good tight copy. Undated, but assumed to be the 1926 1st edition. One of the Young People's Missionary and Travel Books. View more info

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How it Works: The Computer. Series 654 / Arabic

By: Carey, David

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Loughborough, Ladybird Books Ltd:

Seller ID: 017175

Condition: Very Good


48pp, standard format of illustrations with text opposite. Arabic text. Presumed 1st thus edition of circa 1971. Slight rubbing/bumping to corners, overall a VG clean tight copy of a scarce edition. View more info

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Freddie Meets Freddie

By: Cowdrey, Christopher S. (Foreword By Andrew Flintoff)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Blue Cow Books Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019606

ISBN: 0955322502

Condition: Very Good


38pp, colour illustrations throughout. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Signed 'Best Wishes, Chris Cowdrey' to title page. View more info

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The Glastonbury Adventure

By: Davids, Joan

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Peter Lunn: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022633

Condition: Good


167pp, illustrated. Blue boards, colour faded to spine and adjacent edges, a few minor marks, slight edge rubbing, bookplate of St James's Library to front endpaper, foxing mainly to endpapers, top edges blue, a Good copy without dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Christmas Books: With the Original Illustrations By John Leech, Daniel MacLise, Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, Edwin Landseer, John Tenniel, Frank Stone.

Christmas Books: With the Original Illustrations By John Leech, Daniel MacLise, Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, Edwin Landseer, John Tenniel, Frank Stone.

By: Dickens, Charles (Introduction By Robert Douglas-Fairhurst)

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019599

Condition: Fine


xxiii + 482pp, illustrated. Quarter-bound in maroon buckram over brown boards, a Fine copy in slipcase. This is the second printing of this edition, reissued in a new binding in 2011. View more info

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Donald's Day at the Farm

By: Disney, Walt

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Birn Bros. Ltd:

Seller ID: 017278

Condition: Good+


8pp + card covers. Full colour pictorial book with narrative. Light wear only, rubbing to spine and corners, staples slightly rusty, minor marks, overall a near VG copy. Undated, probably 1940s/50s, No.46 by Birn Bros. Ltd.. Scarce View more info

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Mr. Benn Annual 1973

By: Falconer, Jan

Price: £54.00

Publisher: London, Polystyle Publications Ltd: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022075

ISBN: 0850960290

Condition: Very Good


57pp, colour illustrations. Pictorial boards, light edge rubs only, not price-clipped, no ownership marks, a VG copy. View more info

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Dearest of Princes

By: Garabet, Marilyn

Price: £63.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021210

ISBN: 0709193718

Condition: Very Good


191pp, jacket illustration by Margaret Bonito. Black boards, minor indenting to front board, light ageing only, a VG copy in (slight edge chipping, slightest spine fading, minor label glue mark to front, a few marks, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

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The Secret Station

By: Hall, Ellersley

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford / OUP: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015822

Condition: Very Good


250pp, 4 plates in b+w plus colour frontispiece by Savile Lumley. Pictorial green boards, in super condition, prize bookplate to front pastedown dated Xmas 1930 from Rainbow Hill Boys' School, Worcester. Light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for From Fag to Monitor or Fighting to the Front

From Fag to Monitor or Fighting to the Front

By: Home, Andrew

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1899

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 021682

Condition: Good


346pp + 10pp adverts at rear, 10 illustrations. Pictorial boards, gilt on blue cloth, short tears to spine head, light edge rubbing, slight twist to spine, all edges gilt, foxing mainly to endpapers and adverts, a few marks, dated (1899) inscription to 1/2 title, faint inscription to front endpaper and name to verso, overall a Good tight copy. View more info

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The Haunted Stable

By: Houghton, Leighton

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019664

Condition: Good+


160pp, colour frontispiece. Green boards, slight twist to spine, general light foxing, overall a Good+ Copy in (slight edge chipping/rubbing, not price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner

At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner

By: Kingston, William HG

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Cassell, Petter & Galpin:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 017250

Condition: Good


415pp, 44 illustrations. Black leather gilt, 5 bands to spine, title label, spine slightly dulled, rubs to edges and corners, marbled endpapers, general light foxing, a few marks to contents. A good tight very presentable of this classic. 4th edition, undated, circa 1884. View more info

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A Bush Mystery or The Lost Explorer

By: MacKie, John

Price: £10.80

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017249

Condition: Good


320pp, 5 illustrations, 8pp adverts. Red decorated pictorial boards, gilt title panel to spine, slight fraying to 1 corner, light bumping to corners, very presentable. School prize inscription neatly to front pastedown, general light foxing, marks to contents, which are tight. Top edge of pages gilt, very slight twist to spine. Overall a Good tight copy of a scarce title. View more info

Image for The Complete Winnie the Pooh: Winnie the Pooh; The House at Pooh Corner; The Complete Poems for Christopher Robin

The Complete Winnie the Pooh: Winnie the Pooh; The House at Pooh Corner; The Complete Poems for Christopher Robin

By: Milne, AA

Price: £112.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022852

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set in slipcase. 194pp + sketches at rear; 201pp + sketches at rear; 224pp. All 3 volumes, decorated front board and spine, colour illustrations within. Colour fading to spine of each, minor mark to page edges of 1 book, overall a VG set in a few minor rubs) slipcase. Very heavy, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

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A Long Trail

By: Rudd, Amyas

Price: £13.50

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016159

Condition: Good


208pp, 4 plates, 2 drawings in text. Undated, but is 1927 1st edition (ref British Library). Brown boards, small edge rub, light wear, Sunday School prize plate to front endpaper dated 24-2-29, a few corner creases, some foxing, overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. Scarce. View more info

Image for Dominic's Day Out: A Cotswold Story. An Amusing Story of a Donkey's First Day at School

Dominic's Day Out: A Cotswold Story. An Amusing Story of a Donkey's First Day at School

By: Sanders, Kate

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Evesham, Bredon Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016742

Condition: Very Good


24pp. A VG clean tight softback. View more info

Image for Round the World Histories No.21: Simon Bolivar - Liberator

Round the World Histories No.21: Simon Bolivar - Liberator

By: Simpson, Susan

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021791

ISBN: 0717500551

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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The Book of Animal Life, with Numerous Illustrations

By: Stowell, Thora

Price: £27.00

Publisher: London, George G Harrap & Co: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022585

Condition: Very Good


292pp, 32pp black and white photographs, colour frontispiece, illustrations in text. Pictorial boards, in super condition, general light foxing, small seller's label to rear pastedown, overall a VG copy in (spine slightly browned, smallest edge loss, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

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The 'Possum That Didn't

By: Tashlin, Frank

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022210

Condition: Good


59pp, story and illustrations by the author. Pictorial boards, which are bright, corner rubs, chipping with loss to spine base, minor loss elsewhere. Pencilled owner's name to front endpaper, general ageing to contents, overall a Good tight copy in a Fair to Good (edge chipped/tears with loss to spine head/tail, edges and corners, not price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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Hildebrand

By: Thorburn, John

Price: £67.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1949

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 030327

Condition: Very Good


143pp, illustrations by Peter Biegel, some full page. Red boards, slight foxing mainly to edges and endpapers, a VG copy in a Good+ (slight foxing, chips with small loss to spine head/tail, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. Signed and dated by the author without dedication to front endpaper. View more info

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Mother Knows Best: A Tale of the Old Witch

By: Valentino, Serena

Price: £9.00

Publisher: USA, Disney Press: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022818

ISBN: 1368009026

Condition: New


389pp. Pictorial boards, new copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Mr. Merston's Money

Mr. Merston's Money

By: Welcome, John

Price: £13.50

Publisher: London, Constable & Co Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019539

Condition: Good+


208pp. Brown boards, light foxing mainly to edges and endpapers, owner's details to front endpaper, a few corner creases, light edge rubbing, overall a Good+ copy in a Good (small losses mainly to spine head and bottom edge, not price-clipped, internal repair to spine, supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. A novel of hunting, racing, a game of poker, all set in Ireland. The author's second novel. View more info

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A History of Children's Book Illustration

By: Whalley, Joyce Irene / Chester, Tessa Rose

Price: £27.00

Publisher: London, John Murray with the Victoria & Albert Museum: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021942

ISBN: 0719545846

Condition: Very Good


268pp, index, bibliographical notes, bibliography, 172 illustrations, 37 colour plates. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in a near VG (slight edge rubbing, closed edge tear to rear) dustwrapper. View more info