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1. Bunny and Brownie by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite
Bunny and Brownie
By Ida Rentoul Outhwaite
Illustrator Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
1st edition, 1930, A & C Black.
Quarto.
Marbled paper-covered boards.
Blue cloth spine.
Gilt lettering on spine.
99 pages.
Title label / picture only on upper board.
Pictorial endpapers.
Eight colour plates.
Eight pen and ink black and white plates.
Covers worn and bumped at edges, and a little soiled.
Boards slightly warped.
Some spotting on prelims.
One colour plate missing.
Faint spotting to page edges throughout.
Plates are VG.
Good condition.
#100895   £350.00   
2. Flying Dawn by Dorothy Carter
Flying Dawn
By Dorothy Carter
Illustrator Alfred Sindall.
1st edition, 1936, A & C Black.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Maroon lettering on spine.
247 pages.
Four black and white plates.
Some wear to covers.
Writing on front paste down (message from original book owner).
Half title heavily foxed, remainder of prelims. spotted.
Occasional marks on contents.
Good condition.
#100952   £20.00   
3. It began with Picotee by Christine Pullein-Thompson
It began with Picotee
By Christine Pullein-Thompson
Illustrator Rosemary Robertson.
1st edition, 1946, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Light green cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
188 pages.
Black and white illustrations throughout.
The three sisters wrote this book together.
Covers unevenly faded and slightly soiled.
Neat gift dedication on front endpaper.
Some faint spotting to prelims and edges of the page block, but contents clear.
Good condition.
#104505   £8.50   
4. Long Ago in Bethlehem by Peggy Blakeley
Long Ago in Bethlehem
By Peggy Blakeley
Illustrator Masahiro Kasuya.
Reprint, 1978, A & C Black.
ISBN: 0713614242.
Pictorial glazed boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
30cm x 21cm.
Landscape format.
The story of the Nativity told mainly in pictures.
Short English text.
Dustwrapper edge worn and has been repaired on reverse.
Covers unmarked.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#100611   £20.00   
5. Owls Castle Farm by Primrose Cumming
Owls Castle Farm
By Primrose Cumming
Illustrator Veronica Baker.
1st edition, 1942, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on spine.
Minor wear to covers.
Pages slightly tanned.
Generally VG in other respects.
Good condition.
#102063   £7.50   
6. RSPB children's guide to wildlife by David Chandler
RSPB children's guide to wildlife
By David Chandler
2013, A & C Black.
ISBN: 9781408192467.
Paperback.
Neat dedication on inside front cover.
Very good condition.
#102211   £5.00   
7. Shrimp of the Seaflake by H.E.Felser Paine
Shrimp of the Seaflake
By H.E.Felser Paine
Illustrator Alfred Sindall.
1st edition, 1948, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Yellow cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
191 pages.
Four black and white illustrations.
Dustwrapper price clipped, and worn at edges.
A few marks on rear paste down.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#102144   £7.50   
8. Silver Eagle carries on by Primrose Cumming
Silver Eagle carries on
By Primrose Cumming
Illustrator Cecil G. Trew.
Reprint, 1949, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Gilt decoration on covers.
Covers slightly worn, and a little soiled.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Contents VG.
Good condition.
#102055   £5.00   
9. Silver Eagle carries on by Primrose Cumming
Silver Eagle carries on
By Primrose Cumming
Illustrator Cecil G. Trew.
Reprint, 1957, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on spine.
Dustwrapper worn at edges, with several closed tears and small chiped.
Book itself generally VG, with neat dedication on front endpaper.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#102061   £10.00   
10. Silver Eagle carries on by Primrose Cumming
Silver Eagle carries on
By Primrose Cumming
Illustrator Cecil G. Trew.
Reprint, 1943, A & C Black.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on spine.
Slight wear to edges of covers.
Pages slightly tanned.
VG in other respects.
Good condition.
#102062   £7.50   
11. Stars and Space by Patrick Moore
Stars and Space
By Patrick Moore
1960, A & C Black.
Quarto.
Pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
64 pages.
Dustwrapper price-clipped.
Neat gift-dedication on front endpaper.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104717   £7.50   
12. The Black Sheep of St. Michael's by Margaret H. Ironside
The Black Sheep of St. Michael's
By Margaret H. Ironside
1928, A & C Black.
Black's Girls' Library series.
Octavo.
Pink cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
247 pages.
Covers firm.
Spine strip faded.
Front endpaper missing.
Contents clean and mostly unmarked.
Good condition.
#101849   £4.00