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21. The  Short and Bloody History of Ghosts by John Farman
The Short and Bloody History of Ghosts
By John Farman
Reprint, 2003, Red Fox.
ISBN: 0099459639.
Paperback.
91 pages.
A short description of ghosts through the ages, in colloquial language.
Very good condition.
#108471   £3.00   
22. The Short and Bloody History of Highwaymen by John Farman
The Short and Bloody History of Highwaymen
By John Farman
Reprint, 2003, Red Fox.
ISBN: 0099459582.
Paperback.
88 pages.
Interesting information portrayed in a humorous manner.
Very good condition.
#108470   £3.00   
23. The Short and Bloody History of Knights by John Farman
The Short and Bloody History of Knights
By John Farman
Reprint, 2003, Red Fox.
ISBN: 0099459620.
Paperback.
90 pages.
Useful and quite detailed information described in a humorous fashion.
Light wear to covers.
Very good condition.
#108469   £3.00   
24. The Short and Bloody History of Pirates by John Farman
The Short and Bloody History of Pirates
By John Farman
Reprint, 2003, Red Fox.
ISBN: 0099459647.
Paperback.
93 pages.
Very good condition.
#108468   £3.00   
25. The Short and Bloody History of Spies by John Farman
The Short and Bloody History of Spies
By John Farman
Reprint, 2003, Red Fox.
ISBN: 0099459590.
Paperback.
92 pages.
Very good condition.
#108467   £3.00   
26. Stories from the British Isles by Robert Hull
Stories from the British Isles
By Robert Hull
Illustrator Chris Ryley.
1st edition, 1994, Wayland Ltd..
ISBN: 0750210958.
Quarto.
Laminated pictorial boards.
48 pages.
Seven stories from Celtic roots.
Colour illustrations by Robert Hall, black and white by Claire Robinson.
Fine condition.
#108466   £7.50   
27. The Alfie Treasury by Shirley Hughes
The Alfie Treasury
By Shirley Hughes
Illustrator Shirley Hughes.
1st Thus edition, 1996, Ted Smart.
ISBN: 0091804434.
Quarto.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
128 pages.
25cm x 25cm.
Contains 4 stories:
"Alfie gets in first",
"Alfie's feet",
"Alfie gives a hand", and
"An evening at Alfie's".
Large text.
Pictures on every page.
Dustwrapper price clipped.
Dustwrapper spine faded.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#108465   £10.50   
28. The Foxbury Force and the Pirates by Graham Oakley
The Foxbury Force and the Pirates
By Graham Oakley
Illustrator Graham Oakley.
1st edition, 1995, Macmillan Children's Books.
ISBN: 0333585968.
Quarto.
Pictorial laminated boards.
No dustwrapper (as issued).
Appears unread.
Fine condition.
#108464   £30.00   
29. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Jane Eyre
By Charlotte Bronte
Reprint, 1971, Purnell.
ISBN: 0430000936.
31st book in Bancroft Classics series.
Octavo.
Pictorial laminated boards.
173 pages.
Abridged text.
Pages slightly tanned.
Very good condition.
#108463   £4.00   
30. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the story of the film by Ian Fleming
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the story of the film
By Ian Fleming
1st Thus edition, 1968, Pan Books.
ISBN: 3300220750.
Paperback.
93 pages.
'The story of the film, based on the screenplay by Roald Dahl and Ken Hughes from Ian Fleming's original stories. Complete with 8 pages of full colour pictures.'
Pages slightly tanned, otherwise VG.
Very good condition.
#108462   £4.00   
31. The Nursery Peter Pan by James Matthew Barrie
The Nursery Peter Pan
By James Matthew Barrie
Illustrator Mabel Lucie Attwell.
5th edition, 1967, Brockhampton.
Edited by Olive Jones.
Octavo.
White paper-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
80 pages.
8 colour plates by M. L. Attwell, many black and white drawings in the text by J. S. Goodall.
Short simplified text in large print.
Covers, contents and dustwrapper clean and unmarked.
Fine condition with dust-wrapper.
#108461   £12.50   
32. The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas
The Black Tulip
By Alexandre Dumas
Reprint, circa 1970, Dean & Son Ltd.
ISBN: 0603030483.
Pictorial laminated boards.
184 pages.
Abridged copy.
Pages slightly tanned.
Very good condition.
#108460   £3.00   
33. Treasure  Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
Treasure Island
By Robert Louis Stevenson
Reprint, circa 1970, Dean & Son Ltd.
ISBN: 060303005X.
Pictorial laminated boards.
184 pages.
Abridged edition.
Pages slightly tanned.
Very good condition.
#108459   £3.00   
34. The Adventures if Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
The Adventures if Tom Sawyer
By Mark Twain
Reprint, circa 1955, Dean & Son Ltd.
Blue paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
183 pages.
Abridged.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
Pages slightly tanned.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#108458   £4.00   
35. The Story of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
The Story of Oliver Twist
By Charles Dickens
Reprint, circa 1955, Dean and Son Ltd..
Orange paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
248 pages.
Abridged.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Covers unmarked.
Binding firm.
Pages lightly tanned.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#108457   £4.00   
36. The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens
The Old Curiosity Shop
By Charles Dickens
Illustrator Phiz.
Reprint, 1954, MacDonald, & Co., Ltd..
Edited by Malcolm Elwin.
13th book in Macdonald Illustrated Classics series.
Octavo.
Maroon cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
623 pages.
Second impression in this edition.
Fifteen black and white full page engravings, numerous smaller illustrations in the text.
Covers clean and bright clean.
Gilt lettering undimmed.
Binding tight.
Pages clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#108456   £5.00   
37. The Arabian Nights
The Arabian Nights
Reprint, 1965, Children's Press.
Red paper-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
156 pages.
'A Selection of Tales' nine stories including Sinbad, Aladdin, Ali Baba.
Dustwrapper VG, not price-clipped.
Covers fresh and bright.
Pages tanned.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#108455   £4.00   
38. The Children of Lir by Reg Keating
The Children of Lir
By Reg Keating
Illustrator Heather McKay.
reprint, 1999, Geddes & Grosset.
ISBN: 1855347857.
Tarantula Books.
Itish Legends series.
Short text, simple vocabulary suitable for beginning readers.
Very good condition.
#108454   £2.00   
39. Weird Tales from the Storyteller by Daniel Morden
Weird Tales from the Storyteller
By Daniel Morden
Illustrator Jac Jones.
1st edition, 2003, Pont Books.
ISBN: 1843232103.
Paperback.
Octavo.
61 pages.
Appears unread.
Fine condition.
#108453   £4.00   
40. Ivor the Engine - The Elephant by Oliver Postgate
Ivor the Engine - The Elephant
By Oliver Postgate
Illustrator Peter Firmin.
1st Thus edition, 1994, Diamond Books.
ISBN: 0261665723.
Octavo.
Laminated pictorial boards.
In almost pristine condition.
Fine condition.
#108452   £5.00   
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