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The Children's Picture Atlas in Colour

By: N/A

Price: £5.67

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1965

Seller ID: 10401

Condition: Very Good


Size 10¼ x 7¼" 543 pages including index, a heavy book. Condition very good, spine a little sunned else fine. Green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the front cover and spine. Top page edge yellow, yellow pastedowns and endpapers. An Atlas and more, information and photographs as well as maps. View more info

The New World Wonder Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London and Glasgow, W. M. Collins & Co. Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 10444

Condition: Near Fine


Size 10" x 6¾", moderately heavy. 576 pages including index. Red cloth covered boards with a fountain motif on the front cover and gilt titles to the spine, top page edge red, blue pictorial pastedowns and endpapers. Condition near fine, 1 cm tear in rear pastedown, top edge of spine slightly bent, else fine. Full of colour photographs. View more info

Animals We Know

By: N/A

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd: 1959

Seller ID: 11041

Condition: Very Good


Size 10¼" x 7½", 12 pages. Covers and pages are all thick pictorial boards. Mainly a picture book, with a little text, for very young children, with lovely pictures, many signed M. Wilson, of animals they are likely to encounter; hamsters, budgies, dogs, cats, pigs, cows, donkeys, horses, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits. View more info

The Basket of Flowers: a Story from the German

By: N/A

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, The Sunday School Union: 1896

Seller ID: 11286

Condition: Very Good


1896. Size 7.5" x 4.75", 143 pages plus 14 pages of publisher's book lists. Blue cloth with ornate yellow and black floral titles on the front cover and spine, the titles being gilt on the spine. Condition very good, corners and spine edges rubbed, slightly grubby, few spots to endpapers else contents clean. The titles are printed in red and black with a colour illustration of a basket of flowers. Colour frontispiece "Mary in the prison cell" and five fur... View more info

Our Little Dots. Pretty Pictures and Stories for Little Girls and Boys. Volume 17

By: N/A

Price: £23.85

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11774

Condition: Very Good


8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial Boards with old man and young girl pruning roses on cover in very good condition slight bumping to top corner, all pages very clean.188 pages, 15 page catalogue at back. coloured frontispiece and cover, illustrated in black & white View more info

The Haunted Flute and Other Japanese Stories

By: N/A

Price: £11.34

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Derrydale: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11817

ISBN: 0517122162

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Grey Pictorial boards. Book Condition: Fine. all pages & plates in fine condition. Sixteen Japanese stories beautifully illustrated in colour by Warwick Goble. 104 pages. View more info

A Gallery of Children

By: A A Milne

Price: £8.10

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12179

ISBN: 0723246661

Condition: Fine


White Pictorial Cloth, illustrated by Henriette Willebeck Le Mair. A beautiful, unread copy. 80pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket Condition Spine ends creased, a few small finger marks to cover. Not price clipped. View more info

The Mine; or, Darkness and Light

By: A.L.O.E.

Price: £9.92

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons: 1895

Seller ID: 11264

Condition: Very Good


Size 7" x 4.75", 175 pages. Blue cloth with gilt and black decorative titled front cover and spine, Floral patterned pastedowns and endpapers. Condition very good, cover and spine edges rubbed, covers grubby, pretty Sunday school prize label dated Dec 1895 on front pastedown, prelims and ends a little grubby else contents clean. With illustrations by Dalziel. A Children's adventure story View more info

David Livingstone, The Weaver Boy Who Became a Missionary

By: Adams, H. G.

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press: 1935

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11336

Condition: Very Good


1935 reprint. Size 7.5" x 5", 336 pages. Green cloth with black titles and motif to the front cover and spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Book condition good, corners and edges slightly rubbed, spine bottom edge slightly toned, few spots to page edges prelims and ends else contents clean. Dust jacket condition very good, repaired tear bottom of spine, edges and corners rubbed, spine slightly faded, a little grubby, price clipped. With colour frontispiece illustrati... View more info

Ring-a-Ring O' Roses and A Ding, Dong, Bell: A Book of Nursery Rhymes

By: Alan Marks

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, Picture Book Studio: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00216

Condition: As New


First edition,size 9.8" x 8.7" tall,decorative dustjacket perfect,decorative hardcover also perfect,97 pages full of nusery rymes and illustrations to match,not price clipped. View more info

Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, Limited:

Seller ID: 11350

Condition: Good


Not dated. Size 7.25" x 4.75", 288 pages plus 8 pages of publisher's advertisements. Cream cloth with navy and gilt titles and ornate ribbon and floral design to the front cover and spine. Gilt page edges, with red book mark ribbon attached. Patterned pastedowns and endpapers. No dust jacket. Condition good plus, corners and edges rubbed, covers a little grubby, a little loose, contents clean. With sepia frontispiece illustration. View more info

Little Men

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: £6.48

Publisher: London, Dean & Son, Ltd:

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 11459

Condition: Very Good


Not dated. Size 7.5" x 5", 215 pages. Tan hard cover with black titles to the spine. Condition very good, cover and spine slightly rubbed, no 6 written on front pastedown, pages slightly toned else contents clean. View more info

Stories of Self-help

By: Alexander John

Price: £8.91

Publisher: 8 & 9, Paternoster Row, S. W. Partridge & Co Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11616

Condition: Very Good


early 1900's, S. W. Partridge & Co Ltd. Pictorial Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Pages age toned, 295pp, 45 portraits and illustrations, 32 page catalogue at back. ST Mary's, highley, young mens bible class prize label, on paste down. View more info

Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans

Price: £12.39

Publisher: 66-66a Great Queen Street, Kingsway, London, WC2, Readers Library Publishing Co Ltd: 1927

Seller ID: 10116

Condition: Good


Red cloth bound boards ornately gilt embossed and gilt titles to the front and spine. Dustjacket is a blue background, title in red, author in black, picture of girl with lamp and 2 shadow characters and an imp, the picture goes round from the front cover to the back. Title present on the spine of the jacket in a panel over the picture, white background blue text. Inner flaps are not clipped, no price is displayed, lists of other works from the same publisher printed on ... View more info

Mark Desborough's Vow

By: Annie S. Swan

Price: £8.10

Publisher: 8 & 9, Paternoster Row, S. W. Partridge & Co Ltd.: 1890

Edition: Eleventh Edition

Seller ID: 11980

Condition: Very Good


Brown Pictorial boards, decorated endpapers, illustrated. Spine sl. darkened. Spine ends rubbed, corners bumped. 296pp, plus 15pp publishers works, all in very good condition. View more info

A Lost Ideal

By: Annie S. Swan (Mrs Burnett-Smith)

Price: £5.67

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier:

Seller ID: 11906

Condition: Very Good


No date, c.1918. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue Pictorial boards a.e.g. frontis, illuminated capitals. Spine faded and top of front and back cover, spine ends rubbed, prize label on pastedown dated 1918, all pages in Very Good condition. 383 pages. View more info

Warner's Chase or the Gentle Heart.

By: Annie S. Swan (Mrs Burnett-Smith)

Price: £8.10

Publisher: 50 Old Bailey, Ec, Blackie & Son Limited:

Seller ID: 11986

Condition: Very Good


Not dated. Size 12mo. Dark blue Pictorial Cloth, frontis, 2 plates. Spine ends rubbed, and darkened, corners bumped. Endpapers darkened. There are a few finger marks to a few pages, else all pages in very good condition. 192pp, plus 32pp publisher's catalogue. View more info

Philosophy in Sport Made Science in Earnest: Being an Attempt to Implant in the Young Mind the First Principles of Natural Philosophy By the Aid of the Popular Toys and Sports of Youth.

By: Anon. [ John Ayrton Paris ]

Price: £30.67

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1857

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 13426

Condition: Good


1857 Eighth Edition. Size 12mo, 7.25" x 4.75", 532 pages including index plus 32pp publisher's catalogue at the rear. Orange red cloth with blind tooled border to front and back covers, gilt titles to the spine, brown endpapers. Condition good, corners and edges rubbed, covers and spine grubby, gilt on spine dulled, 1858 owner's inscription to endpaper, a few light spots to margins on a few pages, some dust and finger marks, else contents generally clean. With ma... View more info

The Victorian Nursery Book

By: Anthony and Peter Miall

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00372

Condition: Very Good


First edition,size 7.4" x 9.5" tall,illustrated dustjacket with edge wear to front and spine,red hardcover with gold stamped title to spine which has slight edgewear,192 pages with black and white illustrations thoughout,not price clipped. View more info

Madge's Mistake: A Recollection of Girlhood

By: Armstrong, Annie E.

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Blackie and Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 00364

Condition: Very Good


No date. Size 4.8" x 7.3" tall,no date,green decorative hardcover with orange and green stamped illustrations,spine a bit worn with slight rubbing to ends,green pastedowns and endpapers,some foxing to first few pages and last page,160 pages plus 31 pages of publishers adverts. 0 View more info