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1. All on Wheels by R. Barnard Way
All on Wheels
By R. Barnard Way
Illustrator R. Barnard Way.
Circa 1955, Nelson.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Light green spine.
Printed on thick card.
18 full page pictures, including covers.
One sentence of text below each illustration.
Not dated, but vehicles in style of 1950s.
Covers worn at edges.
Spine strip has been neatly replaced.
Small amount of scribble at corners of covers.
Binding firm.
Minor scrapes on four pages.
Good condition.
#105974   £7.50   
2. Angel Pig by Marjorie C. Barnard
Angel Pig
By Marjorie C. Barnard
Reprint, circa 1938, Nelson.
Octavo.
Orange pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
224 pages.
Black and white frontispiece, no other illustrations.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Pages clean and white.
Very good condition.
#94928   £7.50   
3. Big and Small by Ted Wragg
Big and Small
By Ted Wragg
Illustrator Val Biro.
1st edition, 1994, Nelson.
ISBN: 0174010591.
4th book in Flying Boot series.
Paperback.
18cm x 21cm.
Covers and contents clean.
Only minor wear.
Very good condition.
#103279   £1.50   
4. Bringing Back the Frasers and Other Stories by Ethel Talbot
Bringing Back the Frasers and Other Stories
By Ethel Talbot
Reprint, 1956, Nelson.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
96 pages.
Peerless series, six short stories.
Black and white illustrations.
Illustrator not attributed.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and slightly soiled.
Name and address on front paste down.
VG in other respects.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#103049   £3.50   
5. Esther Reid by Pansy
Esther Reid
By Pansy
Illustrator Richard Tod.
Reprint, circa 1925, Nelson.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
238 pages.
Stylised linear pattern on front cover and spine.
Covers a little shabby.
Spine strip discoloured.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Inner hinges cracking.
Foxing on early and final pages.
Reading condition.
#101863   £4.00   
6. Margie at the Harbour Light by Edward A. Rand
Margie at the Harbour Light
By Edward A. Rand
Reprint, circa 1924, Nelson.
Octavo.
Beige pictorial cloth-covered boards.
240 pages.
Four colour plates, unattributed.
Spine strip darkened, lettering faded.
Light foxing on prelims.
Contents mostly clear.
Written gift dedication on reverse of front endpaper.
Good condition.
#100927   £5.00   
7. Molly by Margaret Bertha Synge
Molly
By Margaret Bertha Synge
Reprint, circa 1910, Nelson.
Octavo.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
White lettering on covers.
192 pages.
Covers decorated with roses surrounding a girl's portrait.
Colour frontispiece and one other colour plate.
Small piece missing from spine strip below title.
Covers otherwise in good to very good condition.
Binding a little loose.
Prize label on front paste down.
Pages clean and white.
Good condition.
#100843   £3.00   
8. My First Voyage in Southern Seas by W. H. G. Kingston
My First Voyage in Southern Seas
By W. H. G. Kingston
Reprint, circa 1930, Nelson.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
412 pages.
Colour frontispiece.
Minor wear to covers.
Neat gift dedication on front endpaper.
Contents clean and white.
Very good condition.
#101870   £5.00   
9. Nelson's Budget for Girls
Nelson's Budget for Girls
Circa 1930, Nelson.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Beige cloth spine.
188 pages.
Colour frontispiece.
Black and white illustrations in text.
Authors include May Wynne, C. Bernard Rutley, and Ethel Talbot.
Spine strip worn at both ends.
Back edge of spine has been re-glued.
Corners and edges worn.
Contents clean and firm.
Good condition.
#103090   £5.00   
10. Nelson's Jolly Book for Girls
Nelson's Jolly Book for Girls
1934, Nelson.
Edited by Edwin Chisholm.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Cloth spine.
Six colour plates.
Many black and white drawings.
Authors include: Sibyl Owsley, Bernard Rutley, and others.
Pictorial endpapers.
Covers worn at edges and slightly soiled.
Prize label on front paste down.
Spotting to edges of page block.
Contents clean.
Very good condition.
#100527   £20.00   
11. Prester John by John Buchan
Prester John
By John Buchan
Reprint, circa 1935, Nelson.
54th book in The Teaching of English Series series.
Sextodecimo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
255 pages.
Nine page appendix containing notes and questions on the text.
Light wear to covers, lettering faded.
Some spotting to fore edge.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104324   £3.50   
12. Smugglers' Island by Clarissa Kneeland
Smugglers' Island
By Clarissa Kneeland
Illustrator Wallace Goldsmith.
Reprint, 1919, Nelson.
Octavo.
Cream pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Blue lettering on covers.
356 pages.
Illustrated with black and white line drawings.
A family of four small children and an older sister are marooned on a 'haunted' island for 7 years.
Covers scratched and faded.
Binding firm and tight.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Text is clean and white, no foxing.
Good condition.
#101853   £12.50   
13. The Best Teddy Bear Ever by Mrs. Henry Cowper Cradock
The Best Teddy Bear Ever
By Mrs. Henry Cowper Cradock
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
Circa 1948, Nelson.
Children's Own series.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
96 pages.
Black and white illustrations throughout.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Foxing on fore edge and prelims.
Some foxing to edges of pages.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#97723   £7.50   
14. The Book of Trains by Archibald Williams
The Book of Trains
By Archibald Williams
Reprint, circa 1925, Nelson.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
17cm x 24cm.
96 pages.
Wrap-around picture on covers of L.N.E.R. locomotive.
Covers worn and scuffed.
Corners bumped.
4 of 5 colour plates present:
Double spread of L.N.E.R. engine.
Double spread of 'Trains and Engines'.
A single plate showing an electric train.
A single spread showing a Mountain Railway.
Contents are unmarked and reasonably clean.
Binding is somewhat loose.
Good condition.
#101793   £10.00   
15. The Girls of St. Augustine's by Margaret H. Ironside
The Girls of St. Augustine's
By Margaret H. Ironside
Reprint, circa 1930, Nelson.
Premier series.
Octavo.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
336 pages.
Dustwrapper worn and chipped, with loss at both ends of spine, and several closed tears.
Covers in excellent condition.
Binding firm.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101846   £10.00   
16. The Little V. C. by Helen Marion Burnside
The Little V. C.
By Helen Marion Burnside
1st edition, 1919, Nelson.
Duodecimo.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
96 pages.
Nelson's Reward series.
Covers firm.
Boards clean and bright.
Spine discoloured.
Prize dedication from Sunday School on front endpaper.
Contents mostly clean, but occasional marks on a few pages.
Good condition.
#105427   £3.00   
17. The Luck of Chervil by Helen Elrington
The Luck of Chervil
By Helen Elrington
Reprint, circa 1930, Nelson.
Octavo.
Light green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
190 pages.
Colour frontispiece plus one other colour plate.
Dustwrapper worn and creased.
Some loss at bottom edge.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Fore edges spotted.
Contents generally clean, but some occasional spotting.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104653   £5.00   
18. The Old Fairy Tales
The Old Fairy Tales
Illustrator Lilian A. Govey.
Reprint, circa 1936, Nelson.
Octavo.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
96 pages.
Colour frontispiece by K.C.
Line drawings by Lilian Govey.
Covers worn at edges.
Contents a little shaken.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Occasional light spotting.
Good condition.
#101689   £5.00   
19. The Refugees by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Refugees
By Arthur Conan Doyle
Reprint, circa 1920, Nelson.
Sextodecimo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
383 pages.
Pocket book.
Nelson's Library series.
Undated.
The struggle of the Huguenots in 17th century France.
Covers slightly discoloured with age.
Crossed out name on front endpaper.
Binding reasonably firm.
Text clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#105530   £4.00   
20. The Robbers' Cave by A.L.O.E.
The Robbers' Cave
By A.L.O.E.
Reprint, circa 1920, Nelson.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Light blue decoration on covers.
200 pages.
Four colour plates.
Covers clean.
Some foxing on prelims and rear pages.
Contents mostly clear.
Very good condition.
#103497   £10.00   
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