JB BOOKS & COLLECTABLES
Children's

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5638. : Brer Rabbit Stories

London, The Epworth Press, Frank H. Cumbers. n.d. Coloured frontispiece, illustrated title page, 3 further full page coloured plates, 16 full page black and white drawings and numerous textual drawings by Savile Lumley. Roy8vo. original binding of picture upper board, red cloth spine. Publishers book adverts on back cover. Corners a little bumped. Very good condition. Ownership name and address on ffep. £8.00


3287. : GIRL'S CRYSTAL ANNUAL 1952.

London, Fleetway House, 1951. Coloured frontispiece, black and white illustrated title page, black and white illustrations throughout. 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine, very good condition. Inscription on fep. Christmas 1951. No price clipped. £10.00


5030. : Girls' Crystal Annual 1960

London, Fleetway House, 1960. Coloured frontispiece, black and white illustrated title page and fully illustrated in colour and black and white. 4to. original pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers. Very good condition. Not price clipped. £10.00


5628. : Goosey Gander Pop Up Book

London, Dean, n.d. (1960's) 3 pop up pictures and 2 plain pages in full colour. oblong 8vo. original picture boards, wear to top right hand corner which has been repaired. £4.00


4488. : Larry The Lamb. Tea for Two.

London, Purnell, 1972. First Edition. Illustrated in colour. Roy8vo. original picture boards. Very good condition. Not price clipped. £5.00


4489. : Pinky and Perky. The TV Favourites Picture Story Book.

London, Amex Co. n.d. Illustrated in colour. Roy8vo. original picture boards very good condition. pictured endpapers. £5.00


3283. : ROMPING.

London, Birn Brothers. n.d. (1947) Coloured frontispiece, black and white illustration on title page, coloured and black and white illustrations throughout. 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine, fine in slightly worn dustwrapper. Pictured endpapers. Inscription on fep. £15.00


4557. : Rupert Annual. 70th Anniversary. To commemorate the first appearance in The Daily Express.

London, Daily Express 1990. Illustrated by John Harrold. Large 4to. original picture boards fine in fine dustwrapper, on the reverse of which is a large poster of Rupert. Not price clipped. £15.00


4555. : Rupert Annual. The 50th.

London, Daily Express 1985. This special annual contains a story from each of the six decades. The first four are by Alfred Bestall and the remaining two by John Harrold and James Henderson. Fully illustrated in colour. Large 4to. original picture boards in very good condition. price clipped. The back cover contains a man with a sketchbook which is supposed to be Alfred Bestall. £15.00


4549. : Rupert Little Bear. Stories and Pictures in Full Colour. Contains Four stories: Rupert and the Stolen Apples: Rupert, Margot and The Bandits: Beppo Back with Rupert: Rupert and the Wise Goat's Birthday Cake.

Somerset, Purnell & Sons n.d. (1951) 4to. original picture boards, corners slightly bumped. Cloth spine, faded. Ownership name and front endpaper. Small ink line under first paragraph. Overall condition very good. £25.00


3951. : Sooty and the Balloons. A Pop-Up Book.

London, Purnell, 1969. 3 pop-up pictures. oblong 8vo. original picture boards. Very good condition. £8.00


3949. : The Boy's Book of Thrills.

Southampton, The Capella Press, n.d. (Ca. 1940) Coloured frontispiece, vignette title page, 3 full page colour plates and numerous black and white drawings. Thick 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine.(faded).Corners bumped. Paper a little browned. £6.00


3963. : The Modern Book For Boys.

London, Birn Brothers Ltd. n.d. Coloured frontispiece, full page black and white drawings and numerous drawings in the text. Small 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine. Corners and edges rubbed. Pictorial endpapers. £5.00


5284. : The Modern Wonder Book for Girls.

London, Collins, n.d. (1940). Four full page colour plates and numerous black and white drawings. Contains many stories and verses, including 'The Little Match Girl' by Hans Christian Andersen. 2 of the plates are by Anne Anderson. Thick 4to. original blue cloth with picture onlay. Coloured illustrated endpapers. Inscription on half title dated Xmas 1940. £10.00


4552. : The Rupert Picture Story Book.

London, made and printed by L. T. A. Robinson, n.d. (1950's) Illustrated in colour. Large 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine. Very slight wear to top and bottom of spine otherwise very good condition. This Book Belongs to: completed in pencil. £30.00


1189. : By The Stream. Nature Stories and Pictures for Little Folk.

Blackie and Son Ltd. n.d. Full page colour plates and black and white illustrations. Thin small4to. original picture boards, cloth spine, corners fractionally bumped. Sunday School presentation label on endpaper. Blackie's Shilling Picture-Books. £6.00


3225. : Girls' Crystal Annual 1959.

Fleetway House, London. Coloured frontispiece Picture stories in colour and black and white, written stories and games. 4to. picture boards, cloth spine, very good condition. Front endpapers 'Schoolgirl Quiz', back endpapers 'Dutch Maze'. Not price clipped. £6.00


1190. : Our Feathered Friends.

London, Charles H. Kelly. n.d. Full page colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations. Thin small 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine. Name on title page. £6.00


2991. : Rupert Annual 1978

The Daily Express 1978. small 4to. original picture boards in fine condition. Ownership name on endpaper and contents page. Not price clipped. £15.00


3224. : Something Good.

London & Glasgow, Blackie & Son Ltd. n.d. (Ca. 1950) Coloured frontispiece and 3 further full page coloured plates. Coloured title page and numerous black and white drawings. Large 4to. pictured upper board cover, cloth spine. Corners slightly bumped but overall extremely good condition. No inscriptions. £6.00


5658. [COOK (Walter)]: Busy Little People All The World Over.

London and Glasgow, Blackie & Son. n.d. (1911) First Edition. Half title, appears to lack title page, coloured frontispiece and fifteen full page coloured plates by Alice M. Cook. Numerous black and white textual drawings. Large 4to. original picture boards with red cloth spine. Spine slightly worn top and bottom. Lower right hand corner of upper board very worn. Back cover marked but overall condition good considering its age. Illustrated endpapers. Gift inscription on half title. £45.00


4837. ADAMS (Frank, Illustrator): The Story of The Babes in the Wood.

London and Glasgow, Blackie & Son, n.d. Coloured frontispiece and 11 full page colour plates by Frank Adams. Black and white illustrations, some full page. 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine. Corners slightly bumped and inner hinge cracked. Illustrated endpapers. School prize label on ffep. £30.00


3209. ALCOTT (Louisa M.): Good Wives. A Story for Girls, being a sequel to 'Litle Women'.

London, Glasgow and Dublin, Blackie & Son, 1903 Black and white frontispiece and 3 further full page black and white plates by Walter E. Webster. 32pp. publisher's catalogue at end of book containing four full page illustrations. 8vo. original red cloth, gilt vignette and lettering to upper cover, gilt spine (spine a little faded) and binding a little rubbed on edges. Inner hinge slightly cracked. Presentation label on fep. £5.00


5651. ANDERSEN (Hans): Fairy Stories. Bookano Series with pictures that spring up in model form.

London, Strand Publications. n.d. lications. Edited and produced by S. Louis Giraud. Coloured frontispiece, illustrated title page, black and white illustrations and four coloured stand up models. Square 8vo. original picture boards, scuffed at corners and worn top and bottom of spine. Illustrated endpapers. Book becoming a little loose. £15.00


5336. ANDERSEN (Hans). ANDERSON (Anne, Illustrator): Hans Andersen's Fairy Stories.

London, The Children's Press. n.d. Coloured frontispiece and seven further full page coloured plates by Anne Anderson. Illustrated title page and numerous further black and white drawings throughout. 4to. original boards with picture onlay to upper cover. cloth spine. Overall condition very good. Rear hinge reinforced. No inscriptions. £20.00


1110. ANON: The Big Book of Mother Goose.

London & New York, W. Foulsham & Co. 1946. First Edition thus. 144pages with over 100 black and white Mother Goose illustrations and 24 illustrations in full colour. Small folio,. original decorated boards, top and bottom of spine a little worn, in repaired slightly nicked dustwrapper. £20.00


3986. ARMEN (Jean-Claude): Gazelle-Boy. A Child Brought Up by Gazelles in the Sahara Desert.

London, The Bodley Head, 1974. First British Edition translated from the French by Stephen Hardman. Illustrated by the author. Roy8vo. original cloth very good in very good dustwrapper. Initials on ffep. £10.00


2004. BAKER (Jill): Basil of Bywater Hollow.

London, Hamish Hamilton 1987. First Edition. The story of Basil the big bungling bear. Illustrated in colour by Lynn Bywaters Ferris. Small square 4to. original cream cloth fine in fine dustwrapper. £5.00


5604. BALCH (Glen): Indian Paint.

London, Hutchinsons Books for Young People, Wild Life Series, no date. The Story of an Indian Pony. Illustrated with drawings by Nils Hognor. Cr.8vo. original red cloth in very good condition. No dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


4848. BALDWIN (May): A Ripping Girl.

London, W. & R. Chambers, 1914 Coloured frontispiece and five further full page colour plates by Gordon Browne. Thick cr8vo. original tan cloth pictured, Very good condition. £10.00


3599. BARBER (Richard): The Arthurian Legends. An Illustrated Anthology.

London, Bibliophile Books, 1985. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Small 4to. orignal red cloth fine in fine price clipped dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. £10.00


2027. BLACKIE: A Grand Book of Animal Stories.

London & Glasgow, Blackie & Son n.d. (Ca. 1930's) Coloured frontispiece and three further full page colour plates. Numerous black and white illustrations. 4to. original picture boards, drawing and endpapers. Inscription on half title dated 1938. Some foxing throughout. £15.00


2325. BLACKIE: The Red Story Book.

London, Blackie & Son Ltd. 1958. Coloured frontispiece and three further full page coloured plates. Numerous black and white illustrations. Small 4to. original picture boards very good in very good price clipped dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. Inscription on verso ffep. £10.00


3487. BLYTON (Enid): Chimney Corner Stories.

London, Equerry Ltd. n.d. Illustrated with drawings by Pat Harrison. Thin roy8vo. original green cloth with red lettering and vignette on upper cover. No dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers of fairies and elves. £5.00


5028. BLYTON (Enid): High Adventure. Five Exciting Stories.

London, Sandle Bros. 1964/65. The Stories are: The Dog who would go Digging: How John got his Ducklings: The Great Big Fish: The Wheet That Ran Away: The Three Sailors. Picture title page and coloured pictures throughout. Folio, original picture boards. Slight wear to lower back cover near spine. No dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


5646. BLYTON (Enid): Nature Lovers Book.

London, Evans Brothers Ld. (reprint) 1949. Contains, Nature walks for each month of the year. Poems of the Open Air, Interesting things to do, Do you know these flowers, bids, poems, trees. and six nature stories. Hundreds of black and white textual illustrations and 16 full page colour plates by Noel Hopking. 4to. original green cloth very faded including spine. Illustrated green endpapers. Ownership name and address in pencil on verso ffep. Although covers faded the book is firm and tight and internally very clean.. £5.00


3000. BLYTON (Enid): The Big Noddy Book.

London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. 1959. First Edition. Pictured by Beek in colour. 4to. original picture boards cloth spine. Corners and edges of spine a little worn. Cover edges rubbed. Pictorial endpapers. £15.00


5101. BLYTON (Enid): The Lucky Green Pea.

London, Award Publications Ltd. 1994. Illustrated in colour by Rene Cloke. Roy8vo. original picture boards fine condition. Enid Blyton Library. £4.00


4670. BROOKFIELD (Charles E.): Jack Goldie or, The Boy Who Knew Best.

London, Duckworth & Co. 1911. First Edition. Coloured frontispiece, full page black and white (one having been hand coloured) and textual illustrations by A. E. Jackson. Thick Cr.8vo. original picture cloth with gilt lettering to upper cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 2pps. publishers adverts at end of book. Prize certificate pasted to ffep dated July, 1918. Overall condition very good but does have quite a few grubby fingermarks throughout. £10.00


3376. BROWN (John, M.D.): Pet Marjorie. A Story of Child Life Fifty Years Ago.

London & Edinburgh, T. N. Foulis, 1919. Frontispiece and four further coloured plates reproduced from water-colour drawings by H. C. Preston Macgoun, R.S.W. Square 8vo. original blue cloth with blue lettering and coloured vignette on upper cover. Very good condition, in repaired an little worn dustwrapper. Small ownership signature on ffep. Quite a few pages uncut, others untrimmed. £15.00


5476. BUCKINGHAM (M. E.) / BARKER (K. F.): Phari. The Adventures of a Tibetan Pony.

London, Country Life Ltd. 1933. First Edition. Frontispiece and 7 further drawings by K. F. Barker. Numerous textual drawings. Square 8vo. original yellow cloth with black lettering of title on upper cover and spine. Spine very dulled and covers a little grubby. Top and bottom of spine a little rubbed. Ownership name and note 'Received from Statismay? Oct. '33. Review sent 10/XI '33. Front free endpaper creased. Some very light foxing spots. £6.00


3683. CAMPBELL (Marion): Young Hugh. A Year with the Norsemen.

London, Dent, 1965. First Edition. Frontispiece and other black and white drawings by Douglas Relf. 2 sketch maps and sketch showing sections through the hull of Karfi 'Hvalros'. Glossary. Cr.8vo. original cloth near fine in very good dustwrapper. £20.00


2035. CARROLL (Lewis): Alice in Wonderland.

London, Award Publications 1990. Beautifully illustrated in colour by Rene Cloke. Large 4to. original picture boards, fine in fine dustwrapper. Picture endpapers. £6.00


5637. CARROLL (Lewis): Alice in Wonderland.

London, P. R. Gawthorn Ltd. n.d. Coloured frontispiece and seven further full page coloured plates. Numerous textual illustrations, all by Rene Cloke. Small 4to. original red cloth. Endpapers a little foxed. Ownership signature on ffep. £5.00


5627. CATE (Dick) BINCH (Caroline): Ghost Dog.

London, Victor Gollancz, 1987. First Edition. Readers of ten to thirteen will be thoroughly entertained by the antics of Billy and his friends. Dick Cate's grittily humorous but affectionate portrait of a northern mining community is echjoed in Caroline Binch's excellent line drawings. Cr.8vo. original green cloth as new in fine price clipped dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


1192. CROMPTON (Frances E.): The Gentle Heritage.

London, A. D. Innes & Co. 1893. First Edition. Numerous black and white illustrations by T. Pym. 8vo. original picture cloth, slight wear to top and bottom of spine. Inner hinge very slightly cracked. Name on fly leaf. £10.00


5619. DEANS: Monster Book for Girls.

London, Dean & Son. n.d. (Ca. 1945) Fourteen stories by various authors. Coloured frontispiece and other textual black and white illustrations. Small 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine, edges a little rubbed. Signature on ffep dated 1945. £6.00


4832. DIBDIN (M. A.): Mr. Wentworth's Daughter.

London, The Religious Tract Society, n.d. (1891) Black and white frontispiece with tissue guard. Cr.8vo. original bright blue cloth , with gilt lettering and picture. Patterned endpapers. Sutton School, Surrey Prize label affixed to front endpaper dated 1891. Lovely condition. 16 pages of publisher's adverts at end of book. £10.00


5529. DUMAS (Charles Robert) / HEWLETT (Pia): Grandmother's Fairy Tales.

London, William Heinemann, New York, Frederick Stokes, 1915. First Edition. From the French of Charles Robert Dumas by Pia Hewlett. Coloured frontispiece with tissue guard, vignette title page, 8 further full page plates each with tissue guard and numerous black and white textual drawings by Maurice Lalau. Small 4to. original green cloth, gilt vignette and gilt title lettering to upper cover and spine. Spine a little dulled and rubbed at bottom Corners slightly bumped. Covers a little marked.No dustwrapper. A very scarce book. £60.00


5206. EDGEWORTH (Maria): Harry and Lucy Concluded; being the last part of early lessons.

London, printed for R. Hunter. Baldwin, Cradock and Joy, 1827. Second Edition corrected. Preface to parents. 4 volumes. Beautifully rebound in quarter bottle green morocco with pale green marbled boards. New sympathetic endpapers. Inscription on fly leaf dated 1844. Some foxing spots to pages. £180.00


4467. EDWARDS ( E.M.) and WILSON (M. D.): Horseshoe Hut. Book 2 in Good Luck Series.

London, Macmillan, Good Luck Series, 1955. First Edition. Coloured illustrations by Joan Charleton. thin8vo. (64 pages). original card covers, very good condition. £4.00


584. EDWARDS (E. M.): The Jig-Saw Puzzle and Sam the Scarecrow.

London. Macmillan 1949 Book Corner Stories. Colour Illustrations by Joan Charleton. Square 8vo. 32 pp. original pictorial paper wrappers in perfect condition. £5.00


5098. EDWARDS (E. M.) and WILSON (M. D.): Lucky Stars 1. A supplementary to Book 1 'Snap'. Good Luck Series. A first stage reading scheme for Juniors.

London, Macmillan, n.d. (1950's) Thin8vo. original card covers. very good. £4.00


4465. EDWARDS (E. M.) and WILSON (M. D.): Snap. Book 1 in the Good Luck Series. Basic.

London, Macmillan, The Good Luck Series. 1954 Illustrated in red and black by Joan Charleton. Thin 8vo. (32 pps.) original card covers. Apart from a very few grubby fingermarks, very good. £4.00


2001. EWING (Juliana Horatia): Jackanapes.

London, SPCK, n.d. (Sixtieth Thousand Ca.1885) Frontispiece and other illustrations by Randolph Caldecott. Thin roy8vo. original picture boards, cloth spine. Inscription on ffep dated 1885. Some foxing spots throughout. £8.00


5649. EWING (Juliana Horatia): Lob Lie-By-The-Fire and Other Tales

London, G. Bell & Sons 1932. The Queen's Treasures Series Coloured frontispiece, illustrated title page and seven further full page coloured plates by Alice B. Woodward. Cr.8vo. original illustrated green cloth in very good condition. No dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers and green ribbon marker. £5.00


5266. F. J. HARVEY DARTON: Pilgrims' Tales from 'Tales of the Canterbury Pilgrims'

London,. Wells Gardner Darton & Co. n.d. (1904) Coloured frontispiece with tissue guard (tissue foxed) and three further full page coloured plates, three black and white plates, all by Hugh Thomson. Small Cr.8vo. (6.5 x 5 inches), original decorated boards with picture onlay. Edges and top and bottom of spine a little rubbed. Inscription on ffep dated 1908. Very good condition. £10.00


5639. FAIRLESS (Michael): Stories Told To Children.

London, Duckworth & Co. 1914. First Illustrated Edition by Flora White. Coloured tipped in frontispiece with tissue guard, seven further full page tipped in coloured plates with tissue guards. Text within black border on each page. Roy8vo. original green blind tooled decorated cloth. Decorated spine sunned to brown. No dustwrapper. Gift inscription and date on ffep which has browned. Some light foxing spots in parts of book. £25.00


249. FITZGERALD (Paul): Tom the Ferryman

Suffolk, Waveney Books 1975 First Edition. Illustrated in sepia pictures by Richard Morgan. thin4to. original pictorial board covers in slightly worn dustwrapper. £8.00


2033. FRENCH (Susan, Editor): Daily Mail Annual for Girls.

London, Daily Mail, n.d. (Ca. 1959) Stories, Articles, Puzzles, etc. fully illustrated. Also contains two colour sections 'Showing your Dog' comprising eight pages in full colour of dogs by David Pratt and ' Ballet of Sleeping Beauty' comprising eight pages in full colour, by R. Payne. Small 4to. original picture boards very good condition in slightly worn dustwrapper. Patterned endpapers. £10.00


2025. GALSWORTHY (John): Awakening.

London, Wm. Heinemann nd. (1920) Coloured frontispiece and numerous colour and black and white drawings by R. H. Sauter. Small 4to. original boards, gilt lettering and vignette on upper cover. Some staining to covers. No dustwrapper. Picture endpapers. some foxing spots. £5.00


2055. GODFREY (Janice): The Best of Camberwick Green Stories.

London, Dean & Son 1973. Illustrated in colour by Peter Adby. Square 4to. original picture boards and endpapers. £6.00


5636. GOLDEN GORSE: Moorland Mousie

London, Country Life Ltd. (Popular Edition reprint) 1937 Frontispiece drawing and 15 further full page drawings by Lionel Edwards. Square 8vo. original green cloth brown lettering to upper cover and spine. No dustwrapper. Light foxing spots to edges and some pages. Ownership signature on ffep. £10.00


3239. GRAHAME (Kenneth) HAGUE (Michael): The Wind in the Willows.

London, Ariel Books. Methuen Children's Books. 1982. Beautifully illustrated in colour. Frontispiece, vignette title page and many full page and textual illustrations. 4to. original brown cloth, gilt lettering and vignette to upper cover. No dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. £10.00


5103. HAMILTON (Caroline): The British Dolls' House Hobby Directory

Richmond Surrey, LDF Publications, 1992. Alphabetical List of Makers; Product Index; Alphabetical List of Shops; Geographical Index of Makers and Retailers; Museum List. Hundreds of illustrated adverts. 8vo. original red card covers. Very good condition. £4.00


5099. HATELY (David): Rupert and the Magic Seeds.

Loughborough, Ladybird Books. 1989. First Edition of this adaptation by David Hately from the original story by James Henderson. Coloured illustrations. Cr.8vo. original picture boards as new. Series 896. £4.00


5361. HAUSER (Frank): Dinosaur Days. Poems.

Gloucestershire, printed for Heals Books & Prints by the Whittington Press (second impression) 1976. 15 pages of poems with line illustrations by Peter MacKarell. Stitched into card covers with illustration to upper cover. Inside back cover advertises five books by The Whittington Press and outer back cover gives a short discourse on Frank Hauser. £5.00


2555. HAUTZIG (Esther): A Gift for Mama.

London, Hamish Hamilton, 1981. First Edition. Frontispiece and other full page illustrations by Donna Diamond. 8vo. original cream boards, floral blue spine, slight fading to top and bottom of spine otherwise very good in repaired dustwrapper. Small ink mark on upper cover of d.w. £5.00


2984. HENDERSON (Bernard) and CALVERT (C.): Wonder Tales of Many Lands.

London, Phillip Allan 1934. First Edition. Coloured frontispiece and seven further full page colour illustrations and numerous black and white drawings by Constance E. Rowlands. Contains sixteen stories. thick 4to. original brown cloth, Illustrated upper cover in black. Very good condition. No dustwrapper. £10.00


3101. HILL (Helen) and MAXWELL (Violet): The Golden Goat.

London, Blackie & Son. 1935. First Edition. Coloured frontispiece, 9 full page black and white illustrations and numerous textual, by the authors. 8vo. original pale blue cloth, spine faded and a little rubbed on edges. No dustwrapper. School prize bookplate pasted on front free endpaper. Overall condition very good. £6.00


2032. HOROWITZ (Caroline): The Young Boy's Book of Play Ideas and Things To Do.

London, Chatto & Windus 1956. For boys between ages 6-10. Contains play ideas for every mood, no special materials required, play in bed games, gifts to make. Simple Language and easy to follow directions. Illustrated throughout in colour. Thin roy8vo. original red cloth, slight fading, very good in slightly worn dustwrapper. £6.00


3982. HOUSMAN (Laurence): Moonlight and Fairyland.

London, Jonathan Cape, 1978. 15 full page coloured plates by Pauline Martin and decorated initial letters to each chapter start. Small4to. original black cloth, a little marked. No dustwrapper. £10.00


5632. HUGHES (Thomas): Tom Brown's School Days

London, Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.n.d. Sixth Edition. Frontispiece and 3 further full page illustrations by H. M. Brock. Cr.8vo. original dark green blind tooled cloth with gilt lettering to upper cover and spine. Slight scuffing to edges. No inscriptions. £4.00


1749. HUNTER (Eileen): Tales of Waybeyond.

London, Andre Deutsch 1979. First Edition. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Thin8vo. original cloth very good in very good dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. Inscription on verso ffep. £10.00


3964. HUTCHINGS (Margaret): Toys from Alice in Wonderland.

London, Mills & Boon Ltd. 1979.. First Edition. Illustrated title page, coloured plates, black and white illustrations and hundreds of diagrams and patterns. Small 4to. original cloth very good in very good price clipped dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £8.00


391. JACOB (Helen Pierce): A Garland for Gandhi

California, Berkely, Parnassus Press 1968 First Edition. Colour illustrations by Lillian Sader. 4to. original decorated cloth, fine, in good price clipped dustwrapper. £8.00


3377. JUDD (Alfred): The Luck of the Lennites. A Boy's School Story.

London, Nelson & Sons. n.d. (Ca. 1950's) Black and white frontispiece. Cr.8vo. original red cloth very good in little worn but protected dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


4821. KIPLING (Rudyard): The Jungle Books.

London, The Reprint Society, 1955. Two books in one. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian. 8vo. original green cloth, gilt elephant's head on upper cover, very good in very good pictured dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


3424. KIRSCHNER (David) and CASCI (David): The Pagemaster Storybook.

USA, Atlanta, Bedrock Press, 1994. First Edition. Based on the screenplay from the story by the above authors. Beautifully illustrated in colour. Large 4to. original picture boards fine in fine dustwrapper. Ownership name on half title. £6.00


165. KOLVIN (Renate): Fairytales and Childrens Stories

London printed by Richard Harden. 1980 First Edition. Illustrated in silhouette by Mary Ransford. 8vo. original decorated cloth in dustwrapper £5.00


5121. KUSKOVSKAYA (S, compiler): A Picture Book of Riddles

Minsk, Vysheishaya Shkola, 1984 First Edition. Coloured frontispiece, vignette title page and coloured illustration on page with riddle and black and white illustration with answer. Illustrations by L. Polyakova. Over 30 riddles in English. 4 blank pages at end of book for your own riddles. Squazre 8vo. original picture boards in very good condition. £4.00


5537. LAMB (Ruth): Thoughtful Joe and How He Gained His Name.

London, The Religious Tract Society, n.d. (1886) Frontispiece, decorated title page and 11 full page plates and numerous textual drawings on wood by Robert Barnes. Small 4to. original brown cloth with gilt vignette and black and white drawing on upper cover. All edges gilt. Top and bottom of spine a little worn and corners rubbed. Gift inscription on ffep dated 1886. £20.00


3371. LATHROP (Dorothy P.): The Skittle Skattle Monkey.

New York, Macmillan & Co. 1945. First Edition. Beautifully illustrated with black and white drawings. Small thin square 8vo. original red cloth with vignette of monkey on upper cover. Very good condition. No dustwrapper. Gift inscription on fep. £8.00


477. LETHBRIDGE (K. G.): In Search of Thunder

London, Faber & Faber 1966 First Edition. 8vo. original cloth, in very good dustwrapper. no inscriptions. £10.00


29. LEYLAND (Eric): Gale Hits the Headlines

London, Frederick Muller Ltd. 1961 First Edition. Coloured frontispiece. 8vo. original cloth in price clipped dustwrapper (a little worn). £5.00


4838. LOCKER (Thomas): The Boy Who Held Back the Sea.

London, Jonathan Cape, 1987. Adapted from Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge, 1865. Retold by Lenny Hort and illustrated with colour plates of paintings by Thomas Locker. Oblong 4to. original picture boards. Very good condition. £5.00


5541. LOFTING (Hugh): The Adventures of Doctor Dolittle being The History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts.

London, Jonathan Cape, 1936. First Omnibus Edition. Contains three stories: The Story of Doctor Dolittle: Doctor Dolittle's Post Office: Doctor Dolittle's Zoo. Illustrated title page, coloured frontispiece to each story and numerous black and white illustrations all by the author. The title of the third story has been coloured in in blue. Thick 8vo. original grey cloth with blue writting on upper cover and spine in very poor but protected dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. No inscriptions. £15.00


5616. LOFTING (Hugh): Travels of Doctor Doolittle, adapted for beginning readers by Al Perkins.

Collins and Harvill, 1968. Coloured illustrations by Philip Wende. roy8vo. original picture boards. very good. £5.00


5568. MARE (Walter de la) Chosen and Annotated by: Tom Tiddler's Ground. A Book of Poetry for Children.

London, The Bodley Head, 1961. Foreword by Leonard Clark. Vignette illustrations by Margery Gill. 8vo. original blue cloth in very good condition. No dustwrapper. Ownership name and address on front free endpaper. £5.00


4681. MARE (Walter De La). ARDIZZONE (Edward): Stories from the Bible.

London, The Reprint Society, 1963. Vignette title page and numerous drawings by Edward Ardizzone. 8vo. original red cloth fine in fine dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £10.00


3383. MARRIOTT (Alice): Sequoyah. Leader of the Cherokees.

New York, Random House. 1956. First Edition. Illustrated by Bob Riger. 8vo. original light blue cloth, very good to fine. Illustrated endpapers. No inscriptions. No dustwrapper. £6.00


2041. MCCULLOCH (Derek): Uncle Mac's Own Story Book.

London, Sampson Low, n.d. (1950's) Ten stories illustrated in colour by various artists. Small 4to. original picture boards very good, cloth spine. Picture endpapers. £10.00


5623. MEADE (L. T.): The Girls of Kings Royal.

London, W. & R. Chambers 1913. First Edition. Coloured frontispiece and 7 further full page coloured illustrations by Gordon Browne. Very thick 8vo. original decorated cloth, gilt extra, all edges gilt. Inner hinge cracked and foxing spots throughout. £5.00


2036. MELZACK (Ronald): The Day Tuk Became a Hunter and Other Eskimo Stories.

Canada, Toronto, McClelland and Stewart Ltd. 1967. First Edition. Illustrated in colour by Carol Jones. Roy8vo. original picture cloth very good in very slightly worn dustwrapper. Inscription on ffep. £10.00


4020. MILNE (A. A.): Now We Are Six.

London, Methuen, 1927. First Edition. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. 8vo. original maroon cloth, upper cover decorated with gilt border and gilt vignette of Christopher Robin. Gilt vignette of Pooh buying in a tikit on the back cover. Illustrated pink endpapers. Top of spine very slightly faded. Overall condition very good in chipped, spine faded dustwrapper. Top edge gilt. £250.00


4142. MONTRESSOR (Beni): Cinderella from the Opera by Giacchino Rossini in a vrsion written and illustrated by the above.

London, Collins, 1967. First Edition. Coloured illustrated title page and fourteen full page coloured illustrations by Beni Montressor. Oblong 4to. original red cloth, slight 'wrinkling' to front endpaper. Small illustration on upper cover. £10.00


2499. MORRISSEY (Dean): Ship of Dreams.

New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1994. First Edition. Coloured title page and full page colour illustrations. Signed by the author. Many of the images featured in this book have been published as limited edition art prints exclusively by Mill Pond Press. This is Dean Morrissey's first book. £10.00


2022. NESBIT (Z. A. R.): Twinkle Tail Stories.

London, Thos. Nelson. n.d. Coloured frontispiece and six further full page coloured plates, textual illustrations in black and white, all by A. Scott Rankin. Square 8vo. original cloth with picture onlay, slightly defective. Lacks front free endpaper. £5.00


2982. NICKLESS (Will): Owlglass.

London, John Baker, 1964. First Edition. Frontispiece and numerous other drawings by the author. 8vo. original red cloth very good in very good price clipped dustwrapper. Ownership name on ffep. £10.00


5401. O'HARA (Mary). TUNNICLIFFE (C. E.): My Friend Flicka

London, Eyre and Spottiswoode, (reprint) 1954 the classic story of a boy and a colt on a ranch in Wyoming. Illustrated with drawings by C. E. Tunnicliffe. 8vo. original red cloth very good in protected dustwrapper. Small name on ffep. Imprint of an amateur pencil drawing of horse's head verso half title. £5.00


5640. OLIVER (Marjorie Mary) and DUCAT (Eva): Ponies and Caravans being further adventures from Bunts.

London, Country Life Ltd. 1941. First Edition. Black and white frontispiece, and numerous black and white photographic illustrations. Square 8vo. original green cloth, Title in brown on upper cover and spine. No dustwrapper. Corners slightly rubbed and spine has foxing spots. free endpapers missing. £5.00


2011. OLLIVANT (Alfred): Redcoat Captain. A Story of That Country.

London, John Murray 1907. First Edition. Frontispiece and 17 full page illustrations and textual illustrations all by Graham Robertson. Square 8vo. original cloth, small picture on upper cover and front endpaper. Inscription. Very good condition apart from small stain on lower margin page 64. £10.00


5652. OPIE (Iona and Peter) (Editors): The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes.

Oxford University Press (reprint) 1984. Black and white frontispiece and 23 further full page plates. numerous textual illustrations. Nursery Rhymes are arranged in alphabetical order according to the most prominent word. An Index of notable figures associated with the invention, diffusion, or illustration of nursery rhymes. and Index of first lines.Heavy 8vo. original dark blue cloth fine in fine dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £8.00


3937. PERRAULT. FOWLES (John): Cinderella.

London, Jonathan Cape, 1974. First Edition thus. Adapted from Perrault's Cendrillon of 1697 by John Fowles and illustrated with drawings by Sheilah Beckett. Thin 4to. (32pp.). original cloth very good in slightly worn repaired dustwrapper. £15.00


1771. PERRY (David): The Grox and Eugene.

London, Abelard Schuman, 1973. First UK Edition. Coloured illustrations. small square 4to. original red cloth very good in slightly worn dustwrapper. £8.00


3980. PERRY (Haydn): Wave a Wand.

Middlesex, Bookland Publishing Co. n.d. Black and white drawings of fairies, elves, etc. by Geoffrey Heney. Thin small4to. original pictured paper wrappers (spine worn and repaired internally). Covers a little soiled. £10.00


4000. POTTER (Beatrix): The Tailor of Gloucester. From the original manuscript.

London and New York, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. 1969. Colour illustrations by Beatrix Potter. Small 4to. original pictured boards. Very good condition. No dustwrapper. £8.00


5393. QUILLER-COUCH (Mabel): Kitty Trenire

London, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd. n.d.(1920) Coloured frontispiece. Cr.8vo. original decorated pale green cloth in very good condition. Ownership name and address on endpaper. Some foxing especially on the fore-edge. 5 pages publisher's adverts at end of book. £4.50


4669. RADFORD (Beatrice): The Bell in the Forest. A Story for Children.

London, SPCK, n.d. Black and white frontispiece. Cr.8vo. original pictured boards, with black lettering to upper cover and spine. A trifle marked. £6.00


2545. REMINGTON (Barbara): Boat.

London, Macdonald & Jane's Publishers Ltd. 1977. First English Edition. Illustrated half title, double page illustrated title page and every page with illustration and 2 lines of text. Illustrated by the author in black and white. Small 4to. original pictured boards. Very good condition. £8.00


5601. RUTLEY (C. Bernard). TRESILIAN (Stuart): Wild Life in the Ice and Snow.

London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1943. First Edition. Contents: Liki the Wolf: Miska the Seal: Gogo the Penguin. Illustrated in black and white by Stuart Treslilian. Cr.8vo. original Green illustrated cloth in very good condition. No dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


5602. RUTLEY (C. Bernard). TRESILIAN (Stuart): Wild Life in the Jungle.

London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1943. First Edition. Contents: Raja the Elephant: Kra the Baboon: Timur the Tiger. Illustrated in black and white by Stuart Treslilian. Cr.8vo. original Orange illustrated cloth in very good condition. No dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £5.00


5605. SALTEN (Felix): Renni. The Rescuer. A Dog of the Battlefield.

London, The Commodore Press, 1944. First Edition. by the author of 'Bambi', Fifteen Rabbits, etc. Translation by Kenneth C., Kaufman. Illustrated with black and white drawings by Sheila Dunn. Cr.8vo. original blue cloth in good condition. No dustwrapper. The paper and binding of this book conform to the authorised economy standard. £5.00


1107. SAYWELL (Frederic B.): The Clever Little Tailor, or, Seven at a Blow.

London, Halton & Truscott Smith. n.d. (Ca.1947) 12 beautiful coloured illustrations mounted on grey card by Herbert J. Harvey. Small illustration on title page and decorative border and tailpiece to each page of text. Roy8vo. original patterned boards, vellum spine, spine a little grubby and corners a little worn. Some foxing to endpapers. Inscription on fly leaf dated 1947. £40.00


2018. SCHMID (Christopher Von): The Basket of Flowers; or, Piety and Truth Triumphant. A Tale for the Young. AND Babes in the Basket or, Daph and her Charge.

London, W. Nicholson. n.d. Engraved frontispiece and head and tail illustrations to The Basket of Flowers, tailpieces to Babes in the Basket. 2 volumes in 1. fcap8vo. (approx. 3.5 x 5 inches). original blind decorated cloth, gilt spine. Sticker in Aid of the 'Jack Cornwell' Ward at the Star & Garter Home pasted on verso frontispiece. A lovely little book in very good condition. £20.00


5608. SCHROEDER (Doris): Walt Disney's Annette and the Mystery at Moonstone Bay.

Wisconsin, USA. Whitman Publishing Company, Authorised Edition. 1962. First Edition. Illustrated title page and illustrated throughout in green by Adam Szwejkowski. Cr.8vo. original illustrated board covers in good condition.. Pages a little browned. Illustrated endpapers. No inscriptions. Bookplate pasted on front endpaper. £4.00


4003. SEVERN (dAVID): Ponies and Poachers.

London, The Bodley Head, 1947. First Edition. Illustrated by J. Kiddell-Monroe. Cr.8vo. original cloth very good. Pictorial endpapers. Inscription at top of ffep. No dustwrapper. £5.00


5026. SEWELL (Anna). Illustrator DOUGLAS RELF.: Black Beauty.

London, Thomas Nelson, n.d. Coloured frontispiece and 8 black and white drawings by Douglas Relf. Cr.8vo. original red cloth (slightly marked) Overall condition very good. £4.00


5273. SHIPTON (Helen): Bearing the Yoke.

London, SPCK. n.d. Black and white illustrations by Walter J. Allen. 8pp publisher's adverts at rear of book. Cr.8vo. cloth covers, faded in parts and a little marked, blind tooled SPCK on upper cover. leather spine, a little worn at top. Endpapers browned with inscription. Little loose in parts and grubby. £5.00


1772. SINDALL (Marjorie A.): Down Come the Houses.

London, Chatto, Boyd and Oliver, 1970. First Edition inscribed on half title by the author. Black and white illustrations by Robert Hales. thin 8vo. original picture boards in slightly worn dustwrapper. £10.00


2440. SMITH-MASTERS (Margaret) [Félicité Lefèvre]: The Knights of Compassion.

London, Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Ltd. n.d. (1928) Frontispiece and nine further full page black and white plates by Charles E. Brock. Thick 8vo. original bright blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Beautiful condition. Inscription for prize awarded in July 1928. £10.00


5511. SOONG (Maying): The Art of Chinese Paper Folding for Young and Old.

No publisher but label on back endpaper 'Caves Book Co. Taiwan, China. Dedicated to Junior Americans. Fully illustrated by the author. Cr.8vo. original brown cloth, spine lettering in silver and spine faded and a little marked. . ribbon marker. £5.00


3996. SPENCE (S. M.): Tom Thumb Returns. An Original Story.

London, Thorstons Publishers 1944. First Edition. Illustrated title page and coloured and black and white illustrations. Small 4to. original picture boards, a little scuffed and marked. cloth spine. Inscription on ffep. £10.00


120. SPIRIT (Bonnie): Pink Rose Bush

USA Avitar Books 1985 First and Limited Edition. Illustrated by Patricia Lightfoot. 8vo. original cloth fine in dustwrapper, inscribed by the author. £5.00


5029. STEVENSON (Robert Louis): Treasure Island adapted by Walt Disney for the motion picture version.

London, Collins, 1950. Coloured frontispiece of of Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins, 7 further full page colour plates and black and white textual illustrations. Small 4to. original red cloth, vignette lower portion of upper cover in black. Endpaper maps. No dustwrapper. No inscriptions. £10.00


4840. STOBBS (William): The Derby Ram. A Picture Book.

London, The Bodley Head, 1975. First Edition. Beautifully coloured illustrations with text within. Small 4to. original picture boards in fine condition. No inscriptions. £5.00


3995. SWIFT (Jonathan): Gulliver's Travels.

London, Birn Brothers. n.d. Fully illustrated in colour. Small 4to. original picture boards corners and edges rubbed. cloth spine, faded and rubbed. Pictorial endpapers. £4.00


5587. SWIFT (Jonathan). STAYNES (P. A.): Gulliver's Voyages to Lilliput and Brobdingnag

London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltde. 1912 8 full page coloured plates by P. A. Staynes and numerous textual illustrations. Frontispiece in decorated border with tissue guard to half title and decorated border to title page. Maps of Lilliput and Brobdingnag. Square 8vo. original cloth with illustration and title to upper cover and spine. Covers browned and spine has a small nick at base. Endpaper maps. Top edge gilt but wearing. Signature in ink top of front endpaper. Bookplate pasted on verso front free endpaper. two pages publisher's adverts at end of book. £10.00


5618. TARRANT (Margaret): The Child's Book of Verse.

London, Ward Lock & Co. 1951. First Edition. Full page colour frontispiece and 15 further full page colour plates by Margaret Tarrant. Thick small 4to. original picture boards, cloth spine, covered with protective film. Under film, edges and corners a little rubbed. Plates are fantastically clean. No inscriptions. £15.00


3999. TAYLOR (Doris): The Girl From India.

London, Pickering and Inglis Ltd. 1961. First Edition. Coloured frontispiece. Cr.8vo. original cloth very good in slightly chipped protected dustwrapper. Edges of pages browned. Inscription on ffep. £5.00


3818. TAYLOR (Duncan): Jim Bartholomew of the RAF. A Career Book.

London, Chatto & Windus, 1956. First Edition. Cr.8vo. original blue cloth, no dustwrapper. £5.00


2997. TRAVERS (P. L.): The Fox at the Manger.

London, Collins, 1963. First Edition. Wood engravings by Thomas Bewick. Cr.8vo. original cloth very good in very good dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. £12.00


2053. UPDIKE (David): A Winter Journey.

London, Andrew Deutschl, 1985. First Edition. Illustrated in colour by Robert Andrew Parker. Small 4to. original leatherette binding fine in fine dustwrapper. £8.00


5527. VARIOUS: Mrs. Strang's Annual for Girls.

London, Humphrey Milford, OUP. no date.Ca. 1920's Coloured frontispiece and 5 full page colour plates, numerous black and white illustrationsin the text. Illustrated title page, 27 stories by well known authors. 4to. original illustrated boards, edges r ubbed and corners bumped. Cloth spine with illustrated paper only of title etc. worn. No inscriptions.. £7.00


3967. VERNE (Jules): Around the World in 80 Days. Especially edited for The Golden Picture Classics by Charles Verral.

London, Purnell, 1957. Illustrated in colour by Tom Gill. 4to. original red cloth, gilt lettering to upper cover and spine, very good condition inworn dustwrapper. Some foxing spots. £5.00


3011. VOLKMANN-LEANDER (Richard): The Rusty Knight and Other Tales from Germany.

London, Frederick Muller Ltd. 1974. First Edition. Retold by Susanne Flatauer. Black and white illustrations by John Spencer. roy8vo. original cloth very good in worn dustwrapper. £8.00


175. WATERS (Fiona, Editor): The Cat King's Daughter and other Fairy Tales

London, Methuen 1984 Black and white illustrations by June Jackson. roy8vo. original cloth, fine in dustwrapper. £8.00


2024. WILSON (Marjorie), CHAPLIN (Alethea), HAYES (Nancy M.) & SCOTT -HOPPER (Queenie): A Treasury of Twenty Songs for Little Singers.

London, George Harrap 1925. Twenty songs with words and music (by Bruce Gibbon). Vignette title page. First Edition. Small folio, original picture boards, cloth spine. Small mark on upper cover. £20.00


5394. WINDER (Blanche). THEAKER (Harry G.): Children's Stories from The Bible

London, Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. n.d. (Third Edition) (1950's) 48 plates in colour by Harry G. Theaker. Contains eighteen stories from the Old Testament and thirteen from the New Testament. Roy8vo. original green cloth, upper cover lettered in black with black borders and picture onlay. Pictured endpapers. Owners name and address on endpaper. Some foxing spots to fore-edge. Overall condition very good. £8.00


1778. WOLDIN (Beth Weiner): Ellie to the Rescue.

New York and London, Frederick Warne 1979. First Edition. full page illustrations by the author. oblong 4to. original cloth very good in poor but repaired dustwrapper. Decorated endpapers £8.00


1095. WOOD (Rev. Theodore).: Dwellers in the Wood.

London and Edinburgh, T. C. & E. C. Jack. n.d. 3 full page coloured plates and black and white illustrations (one full page one nicely hand coloured by amateur) by F. M. B. Blaikie. Illustrated title page. small4to. original cloth, picture onlay. Spine a little worn. £6.00

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