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21. The Elves and the Shoemaker by Vera Southgate
The Elves and the Shoemaker
By Vera Southgate
Illustrator Robert Lumley.
Reprint, 1965, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 0721400787.
Well-loved Tales series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Covers worn and scuffed at edges, and slightly soiled.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104723   £7.50   
22. The Princess and the Pea by Vera Southgate
The Princess and the Pea
By Vera Southgate
Illustrator Eric Winter.
Reprint, 1967, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 072140085X.
1st book in Well-Loved Tales series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Covers worn at edges.
Some light scuffing on back cover.
Front cover clean and bright, but name written neatly at top edge.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104722   £10.00   
23. The Youngest Omnibus by Rosalind Vallance
The Youngest Omnibus
By Rosalind Vallance
Illustrator Ruth Gervis.
Reprint, 1947, Nelson.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
689 pages.
A comprehensive anthology of stories and poems for the younger child.
Wear to spine and to edges of covers.
Front endpaper missing.
Gift dedication on half title.
Generally VG in other respects.
Good condition.
#104720   £3.50   
24. The Golden Book of Astronomy by Gerald Ames and Rose Wyler
The Golden Book of Astronomy
By Gerald Ames and Rose Wyler
Illustrator John Polgreen.
Circa 1956, Publicity Products.
Folio size.
Pictorial glazed boards.
Cream cloth spine.
93 pages.
Covers and contents clean and undamaged.
Neat gift inscription on reverse of endpaper.
Colour illustrations throughout.
Very good condition.
#104719   £7.50   
25. The Boy's Book of Astronomy by Patrick Moore
The Boy's Book of Astronomy
By Patrick Moore
1958, Burke.
Quarto.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on spine.
144 pages.
Neat gift-dedication on front endpaper.
Dustwrapper complete, but heavily worn and with several repairs and old tape marks.
Book itself is VG.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104718   £3.00   
26. 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   
27. My Day by Richard Scarry
My Day
By Richard Scarry
Reprint, 1986, Hamlyn.
ISBN: 0600389723.
Laminated pictorial boards.
22 pages.
A Scarry Word Book.
Large print, short text.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Good condition.
#104715   £2.00   
28. The Little Lord Jesus by Lucy Diamond
The Little Lord Jesus
By Lucy Diamond
Illustrator Kenneth Inns.
4th edition, 1955, Wills and Hepworth.
Light brown paper-covered boards.
Purple decoration on covers.
Dustwrapper price-clipped, and has small, neat gift dedication on front flap.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104714   £6.00   
29. A Second Book of British Birds and their nests by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
A Second Book of British Birds and their nests
By Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
Illustrator Alan Seaby.
Ladybird Books.
Light grey paper-covered boards.
Brown decoration on covers.
Undated, probably mid-1950s.
Grey open-wing ladybird pattern on endpapers.
Square, blue open-wing Ladybird logo facing title page.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104713   £7.50   
30. The Discontented Pony by Noel Barr
The Discontented Pony
By Noel Barr
Illustrator P. B. Hickling.
8th edition, , Wills and Hepworth.
Light blue paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Minor wear to edges of dustwrapper; not price-clipped.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104712   £8.00   
31. A Third Book of British Birds by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
A Third Book of British Birds
By Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
Illustrator Roland Green.
Circa 1956, Wills and Hepworth.
Light brown paper-covered boards.
Brown decoration on covers.
Undated copy.
Front cover illustration is a tit perching on a pine twig.
Grey open-wing ladybird pattern on endpapers.
Square, blue open-wing ladybird logo facing title page.
Book dated from neat gift dedication on front endpaper.
Dustwrapper price-clipped.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104711   £7.50   
32. King Arthur and his Knights
King Arthur and his Knights
Reprint, circa 1925, Blackie.
Stories old and New series.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Dark green lettering on covers.
Dark green decoration on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
128 pages.
Five colour plates including onlay to front cover (artist not credited).
Art deco style decorations on covers and endpapers.
Hand written prize dedication on reverse of frontispiece.
Occasional small marks on text.
In general, a very nice copy.
Very good condition.
#104710   £7.50   
33. Saturday at Blackberry Farm by Jane Pilgrim
Saturday at Blackberry Farm
By Jane Pilgrim
Illustrator F. Stocks May.
Reprint, circa 1975, Hodder and Stoughton.
ISBN: 034004084X.
Paperback.
Green covers.
13cm x 13cm.
Very good condition.
#104709   £2.50   
34. Oranges and Lemons by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair
Oranges and Lemons
By Henriette Willebeek Le Mair
Illustrator Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
1st Thus edition, 1999, Frederick Warne.
ISBN: 0723245517.
Light yellow paper-covered boards.
16.5cm x 14.5cm.
Very good condition.
#104708   £4.00   
35. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
Black Beauty
By Anna Sewell
Illustrator Charlotte Hough.
Reprint, 1971, Puffin.
ISBN: 0140300643.
Paperback.
217 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Spine slightly faded.
Name on half title.
Mark fore edge (contents not affected).
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#104707   £2.00   
36. Anne's House of Dreams by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Anne's House of Dreams
By Lucy Maud Montgomery
Reprint, 2014, Simon and Shuster.
ISBN: 9781442490109.
Paperback.
356 pages.
Fine condition.
#104706   £5.00   
37. A Song for Young King Wenceslas by Cecil Maiden
A Song for Young King Wenceslas
By Cecil Maiden
Illustrator Cary.
1st edition, 1969, Addison-Wesley.
Set in 10th century Bohemia.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering and decoration.
Light wear to dustwrapper.
Book itself near-Fine.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104705   £7.50   
38. Cinderella by Fran Hunia
Cinderella
By Fran Hunia
Illustrator Brian Price Thomas.
Reprint, 1978, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 0721404863.
777 series.
Laminated pictorial boards.
50 pages.
Level 4, 'Read it yourself' series.
Light wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Minor creases at the corners of some pages.
Very good condition.
#104704   £3.00   
39. The First Day of the Holidays by Angusine Jeanne MacGregor and W. Perring
The First Day of the Holidays
By Angusine Jeanne MacGregor and W. Perring
Illustrator Angusine Jeanne MacGregor.
Reprint, circa 1972, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 072140328X.
401 series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Covers worn at edges.
Corners bumped.
A few faint marks where pencil erased.
Good condition.
#104702   £2.50   
40. Starting School by Allan Ahlberg
Starting School
By Allan Ahlberg
Illustrator Janet Ahlberg.
1st edition, 1988, Viking Kestrel.
ISBN: 0670816884.
Laminated pictorial boards.
23cm x 21cm.
Light wear to covers and spine.
Corners bumped.
Good condition.
#104701   £4.00   
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