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Selected Books

A brief selection of books from our catalogue. Click on the pictures to see the book's full description.


Beebo and the Fizzimen by Alain Gree Beebo and the Fizzimen
Alain Gree. 1st Thus edition. 1969.
A very good copy of the hard to obtain 1969 first English edition of Alain Gree's modern fable.
An Alphabet An Alphabet
1st edition. 1898.
A little worn externally, but internally in good condition - a nice copy of this hard to find illustrated children's alphabet book.
An Enemy at Green Knowe by Lucy M. Boston An Enemy at Green Knowe
Lucy M. Boston. Reprint edition. 1972.
An early reprint, with dustjacket, from Lucy M. Boston's 'Green Knowe' series.
Noggin the King by Oliver Postgate Noggin the King
Oliver Postgate. Reprint edition. 1972.
A nice copy of the one of the books based on Firmin and Postgate's much loved animated TV series.
The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents
Terry Pratchett. 1st edition. 2001.
A first edition in dustwrapper of Terry Pratchett's "The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents" (Doubleday, 2001, very good condition, minimal wear), signed on the title page by the author: "To Wendy, Amazing! Terry Pratchett."
Crispin - The Pig who had it all by Ted Dewan Crispin - The Pig who had it all
Ted Dewan. 1st edition. 2000.
The story of a spoiled piglet and his little friends.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll. 1933.
A re-bound copy of the 1933 Heinemann 'Cheaper' edition of Alice, illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Misty Annual 1982 Misty Annual 1982
1981
A pristine and unread 1982 copy of the hard to find 'Misty' annual.
Bogwoppit by Ursula Moray Williams Bogwoppit
Ursula Moray Williams. Reprint edition. 1988.
The story of Samantha and her battles against Aunt Daisy Clandorris, aided and abetted by the Bogwoppit.
Born to run by Michael Morpurgo Born to run
Michael Morpurgo. Reprint edition. 2007.
The story of a greyhound, and his relationships with the different owners he encounters.
Simple pictures are best by Nancy Willard Simple pictures are best
Nancy Willard. 1st Thus edition. 1978.
Bold pictures illustrate a funny story about photography.
Spot and his Grandparents go to the Carnival by Eric Hill Spot and his Grandparents go to the Carnival
Eric Hill. Reprint edition. 1997.
The inimitable Spot, whom every child warms to.
The Wizard of the Wood by Elleston Trevor The Wizard of the Wood
Elleston Trevor. 1st edition. 1948.
This is the story of Squirrel, in the Deep Wood series, who invents a miraculous and highly secret Flying Machine...
The Hawk by Ronald Welch The Hawk
Ronald Welch. 1st edition. 1967.
One of the sought after Carey family novels, this time set in the reign of Elizabeth 1, dealing with adventure at sea.
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