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1. The Children's Book of British Saints by Hugh Ross Williamson
The Children's Book of British Saints
By Hugh Ross Williamson
Illustrator Richard G. Robinson.
1st edition, 1953, Harrap.
Duodecimo.
Orange paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
60 pages.
Colour frontispiece.
Line drawings in the text.
Dustwrapper worn and heavily chipped, and re-backed onto plain paper.
Fore edges lightly spotted.
Contents VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#106606   £7.50   
2. The Magic Fishbone by Charles Dickens
The Magic Fishbone
By Charles Dickens
Illustrator Louis Slobodkin.
1st Thus edition, 1953, Vanguard Press.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Light yellow lettering on covers.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
34 pages.
Colour illustrations alternate with black and white line drawings throughout book.
Excellent condition, in spite of ex-library status - generally VG throughout.
Good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#106605   £15.00   
3. Enid Blyton's Brer Rabbit Book by Enid Blyton
Enid Blyton's Brer Rabbit Book
By Enid Blyton
Illustrator Douglas Hall.
1st Thus edition, 1984, Dean's International Publishing.
ISBN: 0603003761.
Quarto.
Pictorial laminated boards.
117 pages.
This edition produced for W H Smith.
Contains 30 stories about Brer Rabbit.
Minor wear to covers.
Book plate on half title.
Contents unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106604   £3.50   
4. The Witch with an Itch by Helen Baugh
The Witch with an Itch
By Helen Baugh
Illustrator Deborah Allwright.
1st Thus edition, 2014, Jonathan Cape.
ISBN: 9780857550989.
Paperback.
26cm x 29cm.
Light wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106603   £3.50   
5. Alfie's Feet by Shirley Hughes
Alfie's Feet
By Shirley Hughes
Illustrator Shirley Hughes.
1st Thus edition, 2009, Red Fox.
ISBN: 9781862307841.
Paperback.
25cm x 25cm.
"Celebrating 30 years of Alfie."
Light wear to covers.
Very good condition.
#106602   £4.00   
6. The Secret Staircase by Jill Barklem
The Secret Staircase
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
1st Thus edition, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001840851.
Laminated pictorial boards.
15cm x 18cm.
Light wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106601   £3.50   
7. Winter Story by Jill Barklem
Winter Story
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
1st Thus edition, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001837117.
Laminated pictorial boards.
15cm x 18cm.
Third book in Brambly Hedge series.
Minor wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106600   £3.50   
8. One Warm Fox by Nick Butterworth
One Warm Fox
By Nick Butterworth
Illustrator Nick Butterworth.
Reprint, 1997, Collins.
ISBN: 0007637764.
Laminated pictorial boards.
16cm x 19cm.
Minor wear to covers.
Contents unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106599   £3.00   
9. The Owl's Lesson by Nick Butterworth
The Owl's Lesson
By Nick Butterworth
Illustrator Nick Butterworth.
Reprint, 1997, Collins.
ISBN: 0007637756.
Percy the Park Keeper series.
Pictorial laminated boards.
16cm x 19cm.
Minort wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#106598   £3.00   
10. I can read with my eyes shut! by Dr Seuss
I can read with my eyes shut!
By Dr Seuss
Illustrator Dr Seuss.
1st British edition, 1979, Collins.
ISBN: 0001711709.
Octavo.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Light wear to covers.
Corners and spine ends bumped.
Minimal libaray marks.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition, ex-library.
#106597   £3.50   
11. The Hair Book by Graham Tether
The Hair Book
By Graham Tether
Illustrator Roy McKie.
1st British edition, 1980, Collins.
ISBN: 0001712268.
Octavo.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Short text with frequent illustrations.
Ex-school library, one small stamp only.
VG in other respects.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition, ex-library.
#106596   £3.50   
12. How the Grinch stole Christmas by Dr Seuss
How the Grinch stole Christmas
By Dr Seuss
Illustrator Dr Seuss.
Reprint, 2003, Collins.
ISBN: 9780007170241.
Paperback.
Octavo.
Light wear to covers.
Damage to lower corner.
Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
Reading condition.
#106595   £1.00   
13. Green Eggs and Ham by Dr Seuss
Green Eggs and Ham
By Dr Seuss
Illustrator Dr Seuss.
Reprint, 1997, Harper Collins.
ISBN: 000171306X.
Paperback.
Octavo.
62 pages.
Fine condition.
#106594   £3.00   
14. The Oxford Book of Children's Verse by Iona and Peter Opie
The Oxford Book of Children's Verse
By Iona and Peter Opie
1st edition, 1973, Oxford University Press.
Octavo.
Dark blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
407 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
White marks at base of spine.
Two small marks on paste down and endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked, and close to VG.
Good condition.
#106593   £5.00   
15. Mullion by Mabel Esther Allan
Mullion
By Mabel Esther Allan
Illustrator R. Walter Hall.
Reprint, circa 1950, Hutchinson.
Duodecimo.
Maroon paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
200 pages.
Star series.
1st reprint.
Dustwrapper worn at edges, and strengthened with tape on reverse.
Small circular white mark at base of front cover.
Contents clean and unmarked, but slightly tanned.
A difficult title to find.
Good condition.
#106592   £25.00   
16. The World of Christopher Robin by A. A. Milne
The World of Christopher Robin
By A. A. Milne
Illustrator Ernest Howard Shepard.
1st American edition, 1958, Dutton.
Octavo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Dark blue decoration on covers.
234 pages.
The two volumes of verse published together.
Includes colour illustrated endpapers,
Eight full-page illustrations in colour.
Light wear to dustwrapper.
A few faint marks on endpapers and paste down.
Small amount of insect damage at lower corner of a few pages (text not affected).
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#106591   £12.50   
17. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Secret Garden
By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Illustrator Jenny Thorne.
Reprint, 1984, Purnell.
ISBN: 0361031629.
Octavo.
Red leatherette boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Gilt decoration on covers.
266 pages.
6 colour plates.
Eight black and white line drawings.
Covers bright and new-looking.
Faint spotting to top edge of page block.
Pages clean and white.
Very good condition.
#106590   £7.50   
18. True Grit by Harold Bindloss
True Grit
By Harold Bindloss
2nd edition, circa 1925, Partridge.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Gilt blocked lettering on spine.
330 pages.
'The Adventures of two Lads in Western Africa'.
Illustrated with 5 b/w plates, artist not noted.
32 page catalogue of books published by Partridge at rear of book.
Some spotting on prelims, other pages clear.
Very good condition.
#106589   £7.50   
19. The Secret of Grey Walls by Malcolm Saville
The Secret of Grey Walls
By Malcolm Saville
Illustrator Bertram Prance.
3rd edition, 1949, Newnes.
Octavo.
Light grey cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on covers.
Red decoration on covers.
272 pages.
Dustwrapper heavily worn, with loss at spine ends, but not price-clipped.
Dustwrapper re-backed with plain paper.
Spotting to fore-edge.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#106588   £20.00   
20. Mystery at Witchend by Malcolm Saville
Mystery at Witchend
By Malcolm Saville
Illustrator Bertram Prance.
7th edition, 1949, Newnes.
Octavo.
Light grey cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on covers.
Red decoration on covers.
248 pages.
The dustwrapper heavily worn, with multiple creases, three closed tears, and loss at both ends of spine, that extends into front panel.
It has been strengthened by mounting it on white backing paper.
Light spotting on edges of page block.
Covers and contents VG with no significant faults.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#106587   £20.00   
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