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1. Birds of Town and Village by W. D. Campbell
Birds of Town and Village
By W. D. Campbell
Illustrator Basil Ede.
10th edition, 1979, Country Life.
ISBN: 0600430219.
Large quarto.
30cm x 24cm.
Green leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine.
Pictorial dustwrapper.
Scribble on page 11.
VG in other respects.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#75528   £7.50   
2. Bridle Wise by Lt. Col. S. G. Goldschmidt
Bridle Wise
By Lt. Col. S. G. Goldschmidt
Illustrator Lionel Edwards.
5th edition, 1947, Country Life.
Third impression of 1936 revised edition.
Quarto.
Yellow boards, brown lettering.
Pictorial dustwrapper.
Coloured frontispiece.
Twenty-four black and white plates.
Dustwrapper wornm at edges.
A little spotting to fore-edge.
VG in other respects.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#63784   £15.00   
3. David's New World by Vernon Stokes
David's New World
By Vernon Stokes
Illustrator Cynthia Harnett.
1944, Country Life.
#56958   £5.75   
4. Friends of Van by Brenda E. Spender
Friends of Van
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Stanley Lloyd.
Early Reprint edition, 1949, Country Life.
Octavo.
Black cloth-covered boards.
White lettering on covers.
119 pages.
This copy is probably a reprint from the mid-1950s.
Dustwrapper a little worn at chipped at edges.
Covers clean and firm.
Top edge and fore edge spotted.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#104544   £10.00   
5. Important People by Brenda E. Spender
Important People
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator J. H. Dowd.
Reprint, 1941, Country Life.
Quarto.
Beige cloth-covered boards.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
78 pages.
Dustwrapper front flap and vertical strip adjoining it are missing.
Remainder of dustwrapper edge chipped and slightly soiled.
Fore edge a little darkened.
A few light marks on prelims.
Contents and drawings are VG.
Pages clean and fresh.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#95418   £30.00   
6. O'ny Tony by Brenda E. Spender
O'ny Tony
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
1st edition, 1935, Country Life.
Green cloth spine, pictorial green paper covered boards, slightly rubbed in places.
Gift dedication on front paste down, "Felicia with love from Jimmy. Christmas 1935".
Light spotting on prelims.
Illustrated with pencil sketches.
Very good condition.
#75882   £15.00   
7. O'ny Tony by Brenda E. Spender
O'ny Tony
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
2nd edition, 1936, Country Life.
First book in series.
Blue green cloth binding, dark green lettering on spine.
Illustrated with pencil sketches.
Very good condition.
#75886   £12.50   
8. O'ny Tony's Circus by Brenda E. Spender
O'ny Tony's Circus
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
2nd edition, 1937, Country Life.
Large octavo, blue cloth binding.
Neat gift dedication on front endpaper, "To Felicia 22.12.38 from Mummy."
Illustrated in black and white.
Very good condition.
#75887   £12.50   
9. On'y Tony by Brenda E. Spender
On'y Tony
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
1st edition, 1935, Country Life.
Both endpapers missing, otherwise a reasonable copy.
Marbled covers.
Good condition.
#58632   £6.50   
10. On'y Tony by Brenda E. Spender
On'y Tony
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
1st edition, 1938, Country Life.
Blue cloth spine, pale blue marbled paper covered boards.
Illustrated in black and white.
Very good condition.
#75880   £15.00   
11. On'y Tony's Circus by Brenda E. Spender
On'y Tony's Circus
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator Barbara Turner.
3rd edition, 1940, Country Life.
Pale blue boards.
Illustrated with pencil line drawings.
Covers slightly worn.
Front endpaper missing.
Good condition.
#69617   £7.50   
12. People of Importance by Brenda E. Spender
People of Importance
By Brenda E. Spender
Illustrator James H. Dowd.
Reprint, 1943, Country Life.
Quarto.
Grey cloth-covered boards with blue lettering and decoration.
Consists of pages of pencil drawings interleaved with short anecdotes of children.
Short gift dedication on front endpaper.
One or two small marks of the front cover.
Very good condition.
#86280   £25.00   
13. Peter & Co. by C. E. Heanley
Peter & Co.
By C. E. Heanley
Illustrator Frank Hart.
1st edition, 1937, Country Life.
Pale organge boards with maroon lettering.
Covers worn and bearing some marks.
Dedication on front endpaper.
Some spotting to prelims and fore edge.
Contents clean.
Good condition.
#42014   £12.50   
14. Riders of the Heath by John Ivestor Lloyd
Riders of the Heath
By John Ivestor Lloyd
Illustrator Peter Biegel.
1st edition, 1951, Country Life.
Red boards with gilt lettering.
Spine strip sunned.
Very good condition.
#50456   £15.00   
15. The Great Carlos by M. E. Buckingham
The Great Carlos
By M. E. Buckingham
Illustrator H. Radcliffe Wilson.
1947, Country Life.
#56822   £7.50   
16. The People of the Valley by John Ivestor Lloyd
The People of the Valley
By John Ivestor Lloyd
Illustrator T. Ivestor and Stanley Lloyd.
Reprint, 1948, Country Life.
Brown boards with dark brown lettering.
Dustwrapper a little chipped and worn; book itself VG.
Neat dedication and name stamp on front endpaper.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#45176   £12.50   
17. Three Day Adventure by Elinore Havers
Three Day Adventure
By Elinore Havers
Illustrator Stanley Lloyd.
1st edition, 1948, Country Life.
Covers a little edgeworn and slightly unevenly faded.
Damage to top 2cm of spine.
Good condition.
#57866   £7.50   
18. Trouble at Trimbles by Primrose Cumming
Trouble at Trimbles
By Primrose Cumming
Illustrator Geoffrey Whittam.
1st edition, 1949, Country Life.
Grey cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on spine.
Minor wear to covers.
Endpapers and fore-edge foxed, contents clear.
Good condition.
#102119   £7.50   
19. Zong, a Hill Pony by M. E. Buckingham
Zong, a Hill Pony
By M. E. Buckingham
Illustrator K. F. Barker.
1st edition, 1934, Country Life.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Brown lettering on covers.
140 pages.
Covers worn and soiled.
Back outer hinge split.
Light spotting on half title.
Contents VG.
Good condition.
#93660   £10.00