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1. A Pocketbook of Painful Puns & Poems by Jonathan Allen
A Pocketbook of Painful Puns & Poems
By Jonathan Allen
1st Thus edition, 1992, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460881329.
Paperback.
Very good condition.
#93708   £2.00   
2. A Wonder Book by Nathaniel Hawthorne
A Wonder Book
By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Circa 1920, J. M. Dent.
'The Kings Treasuries of Literature'.
Red boards.
Covers unevenly faded and a little worn.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#80884   £5.00   
3. Clarion Call by James Stagg
Clarion Call
By James Stagg
Illustrator Elisabeth Grant.
1st edition, 1962, J. M. Dent.
#59882   £7.50   
4. Gorillas by Noel Simon
Gorillas
By Noel Simon
Illustrator Terry Riley.
Reprint, 1978, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460067613.
Laminated pictorial covers.
Part of the Animal Families series.
Very good condition.
#77220   £3.00   
5. King Arthur and his Round Table by Beatrice Clay
King Arthur and his Round Table
By Beatrice Clay
Illustrator Dora Curtis.
Reprint, 1949, J. M. Dent.
"Tales for Children from Many Lands."
Covers worn, especially at spine ends.
Gilt lettering on covers dimmed.
Two of the eight plates damaged.
Picture onlay on front cover has pieces torn from left had corners.
Reading condition.
#70218   £5.00   
6. Listening to the Orchestra by Kitty Barne
Listening to the Orchestra
By Kitty Barne
Reprint, 1946, J. M. Dent.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
221 pages.
Dustwrapper repaired with clear tape.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#85707   £5.00   
7. Lone Seal Pup by Arthur Catherall
Lone Seal Pup
By Arthur Catherall
Illustrator Edward Osmond.
1st edition, 1964, J. M. Dent.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
107 pages.
Illustrated with black and white line drawings.
Covers clean, with minor wear at edges.
Library markings on prelims.
Good condition, ex-library.
#100808   £3.00   
8. Loundmouth George and the Big Race by Nancy L. Carlson
Loundmouth George and the Big Race
By Nancy L. Carlson
Illustrator Nancy L. Carlson.
1st U.K. edition, 1984, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460061607.
Laminated pictorial covers.
A variation on the Hare and the Tortoise fable.
Very good condition.
#69036   £6.50   
9. Mary's Little Lamb by W. H. Hudson
Mary's Little Lamb
By W. H. Hudson
Illustrator Roberta F. C. Wandby.
1st edition, 1929, J. M. Dent.
Paperback.
Yellow heavy paper dustjacket style covers with fold-over flaps.
28 pages.
One of the Elian Greeting Booklets.
Covers worn at edges and faded.
Contents VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#72213   £15.00   
10. Modern Fairy Stories
Modern Fairy Stories
Illustrator Ernest Howard Shepard.
1st edition, 1955, J. M. Dent.
Edited by Roger Lancelyn Green.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Blue lettering on covers.
Blue decoration on covers.
270 pages.
Patterned cloth covers which matches the pattern on the endpapers.
Eight colour plates, plus black and white line drawings in the text.
A selection of sixteen stories first published in the late Victorian and Edwardian years.
Dustwrapper slightly chipped at upper edge, short closed tear at base of back flap.
No writing or other obvious blemishes.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#91765   £20.00   
11. One-Eyed Cat by Paula Fox
One-Eyed Cat
By Paula Fox
1st British edition, 1985, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460061860.
Blue covers, gilt lettering.
Dustwrapper a little baggy.
Label removed from prelims.
Good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#79316   £3.00   
12. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Robinson Crusoe
By Daniel Defoe
Illustrator J. Ayton Symington.
Reprint, 1953, J. M. Dent.
Edited by F. C. Tilney.
Duodecimo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
128 pages.
Eight colour plates.
Four black and white illustrations.
Covers soiled.
Gilt faded, particularly on spine.
Front endpaper creased.
Half title spotted.
Contents in good condition.
Black and white illustrations neatly coloured in.
Reading condition.
#96831   £4.00   
13. Smokescreen by Elsie McCutcheon
Smokescreen
By Elsie McCutcheon
1st edition, 1986, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460062220.
Blue covers, gilt lettering.
Label removed from front endpaper.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#79846   £4.00   
14. The Borrowers Aloft by Mary Norton
The Borrowers Aloft
By Mary Norton
Illustrator Diana Stanley.
1st Thus edition, 1973, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460066323.
Blue covers, gilt lettering.
Front endpaper missing.
Good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#80114   £3.50   
15. The Invisible League and the Royal Ghost by Gunnel Linde
The Invisible League and the Royal Ghost
By Gunnel Linde
Illustrator Eric Palmqvist.
1st British edition, 1970, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460057928.
Translated from Swedish by Anne Parker.
Pale green covers with blue lettering and decoration.
Dustwrapper price-clipped and a little worn.
Label partially removed from back pastedown.
Good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#79832   £4.00   
16. The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain
The Prince and the Pauper
By Mark Twain
Illustrator Robert Hodgson.
1st Thus edition, 1976, J. M. Dent.
ISBN: 0460027069.
Paperback.
Minor wear to covers.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#91478   £2.50   
17. The Professor at the Breakfast Table by Oliver Wendell Holmes
The Professor at the Breakfast Table
By Oliver Wendell Holmes
Illustrator H. M. Brock.
4th edition, 1907, J. M. Dent.
Red cloth-covered boards, beige cloth spine strip.
Gilt lettering on front cover and spine.
Decorated endpapers, black and white line drawings.
Spine strip rather soiled and darkened.
Contents clean, but with occasional spotting.
Very good condition.
#67216   £10.50   
18. The Story Book of Aircraft by Maud and Miska Petersham
The Story Book of Aircraft
By Maud and Miska Petersham
Illustrator Maud and Miska Petersham.
1st English edition, 1938, J. M. Dent.
Square blue cloth covers, black lettering and decoration.
Large piece missing from front cover of dustwrapper.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Two pictures have been painted by a childish hand.
Vertical crease to back board.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#77574   £10.50   
19. The Waterfall by Margret Rettich
The Waterfall
By Margret Rettich
Illustrator Margret Rettich.
1st U.K. edition, 1980, J. M. Dent.
Set in Switzerland, translated from the German by Gwen Marsh.
Very good condition.
#68735   £6.50   
20. The Wonderful Adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlof
The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
By Selma Lagerlof
Illustrator Hans Baumhauer.
Reprint, 1953, J. M. Dent.
Children's Illustrated Classics.
Laminated pictorial covers.
Covers worn and bumped.
Spine faded.
Front endpaper glued to front pastedown.
Reading condition, ex-library.
#79692   £3.00   
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