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1. A Caribbean Mystery by Agatha Christie
A Caribbean Mystery
By Agatha Christie
1964, The Crime Club.
Miss Marple series.
Octavo.
Dark red paper-covered boards.
Red spine.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#103837   £5.00   
2. More William by Richmal Crompton
More William
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1927, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
254 pages.
Covers worn.
Spine strip re-glued.
Inner hinges taped.
Contents generally good.
Reading condition.
#103836   £2.50   
3. William's Crowded Hours by Richmal Crompton
William's Crowded Hours
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1938, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
250 pages.
Covers worn at edges and a little soiled and stained.
Spine faded.
A little spotting on fore edge, but contents otherwise close to VG.
Good condition.
#103835   £7.50   
4. William and the Space Animal by Richmal Crompton
William and the Space Animal
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Circa 1956, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
256 pages.
Minor wear to covers.
Covers unevenly faded.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#103834   £5.00   
5. William the Conqueror by Richmal Crompton
William the Conqueror
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1928, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
249 pages.
Three pages of adverts at rear.
Minor wear to covers.
Spine slightly faded.
Some spotting on edge of page block.
Contents clean.
Very good condition.
#103833   £12.50   
6. Just William by Richmal Crompton
Just William
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1927, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
248 pages.
Four pages of adverts at rear.
Covers a little worn.
Spine faded.
Good condition.
#103832   £10.00   
7. More William by Richmal Crompton
More William
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1923, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
254 pages.
Minor wear to covers.
Neat gift dedication on front cover.
Contents clean.
Very good condition.
#103831   £15.00   
8. William the Rebel by Richmal Crompton
William the Rebel
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Reprint, 1939, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
256 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Some spotting to edges of page block.
Neat dedication inside front cover.
Some spotting to page edges.
Good condition.
#103830   £7.50   
9. William the Bad by Richmal Crompton
William the Bad
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
1st Cheap edition, 1930, Newnes.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
256 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Faint spotting on endpapers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#103829   £15.00   
10. The Language of Flowers by Margaret Pickston
The Language of Flowers
By Margaret Pickston
Illustrator Margaret Pickston.
Reprint, 1979, Michael Joseph.
ISBN: 0718105931.
Sextodecimo.
Light yellow pictorial laminated boards.
Facsimile of an earlier hand-written and painted manuscript.
Originally produced in 1913 and then published by Michael Joseph in 1968; this edition reprinted 1979.
Very good condition.
#103828   £5.00   
11. The Country Calendar or the Shepherd of Banbury's Rules by John Claridge
The Country Calendar or the Shepherd of Banbury's Rules
By John Claridge
Illustrator Margaret Webb.
1st Thus edition, 1946, Sylvan Press.
Duodecimo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Gilt decoration on covers.
127 pages.
Text is taken from the 1827 edition.
Annotated by G. H. T. Kimble, M.A.
Illustrated with 28 engravings on wood.
Covers clean and bright.
Slight fading of gilt lettering.
Light wear on lower board.
Name written neatly on front endpaper.
Light spotting on both endpapers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#103826   £25.00   
12. A Nice Fire and Some Moonpennies by Dorris Heffron
A Nice Fire and Some Moonpennies
By Dorris Heffron
1st Thus edition, 1979, Peacock.
ISBN: 0140471464.
Paperback.
171 pages.
Pages tanned.
Very good condition.
#103824   £3.00   
13. A Nice Fire and Some Moonpennies by Dorris Heffron
A Nice Fire and Some Moonpennies
By Dorris Heffron
1st Peacock edition, 1979, Peacock.
ISBN: 0140471464.
Paperback.
Minor wear to covers.
Neat dedication on front endpaper.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#103823   £2.50   
14. This is Sylvia by Sandy Wilson
This is Sylvia
By Sandy Wilson
Illustrator Sandy Wilson.
Reprint, 1954, Max Parrish.
Octavo.
Light grey cloth-covered boards.
Blue lettering on spine.
116 pages.
Covers worn and lightly soiled.
Contents mostly white and clean.
Pages 72-80 marked at the top edge.
Good condition.
#103822   £3.50   
15. Fairies And Chimneys by Rose Fyleman
Fairies And Chimneys
By Rose Fyleman
14th edition, 1922, Methuen.
Duodecimo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt decoration on covers.
44 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Sight foxing to endpapers.
Very good condition.
#103821   £5.00   
16. Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge
Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates
By Mary Mapes Dodge
Illustrator Hans Baumhauer.
1st Thus edition, 1955, Dent Dutton.
Children's Illustrated Classics series.
Octavo.
Beige cloth-covered boards.
Blue lettering on covers.
Orange decoration on covers.
295 pages.
Repeating pattern of skater on covers and endpapers.
Eight colour plates, plus line drawings in the text.
Dustwrapper slightly worn at edges.
Contents clean and tight.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#103820   £7.50   
17. A World of Girls: The Story of a School by L. T. Meade
A World of Girls: The Story of a School
By L. T. Meade
Reprint, 1909, Cassell.
Octavo.
Grey cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Brown decoration on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
288 pages.
8 colour plates, artist not identified.
Wear to spine ends, edges and corners.
Inner hinges cracked.
Prize label on front paste down.
Contents clean and unmarked, but slightly shaken.
Good condition.
#103819   £5.00   
18. Second Stage Lensman by E. E. Doc Smith
Second Stage Lensman
By E. E. Doc Smith
Reprint, 1973, Panther Books.
ISBN: 0586038469.
5th book in Lensman series.
Paperback.
Covers worn and a little creased.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#103818   £2.00   
19. Triplanetary by E. E. Doc Smith
Triplanetary
By E. E. Doc Smith
Reprint, 1973, Panther Books.
ISBN: 0586037608.
1st book in Lensman series.
Paperback.
Covers worn and heavily creased.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#103817   £1.50   
20. Little Meg's Children by Hesba Stretton
Little Meg's Children
By Hesba Stretton
Illustrator Edward Whymper.
Reprint, circa 1910, Religious Tract Society.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
White and black decoration on covers.
159 pages.
Stylised flower pattern on covers.
Light wear, some of colours rubbed.
Prize label on front paste down.
Some spotting on fore edge.
Occasional spotting on contents.
Very good condition.
#103816   £7.50   
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