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1. The Tale of Admiral Mouse by Bernard Stone
The Tale of Admiral Mouse
By Bernard Stone
Illustrator Tony Ross.
1st edition, 1981, Andersen Press.
ISBN: 0862640091.
Laminated pictorial covers.
Very good condition.
#111415   £5.00   
2. Peg Waffington by Charles Reade
Peg Waffington
By Charles Reade
Illustrator Hugh Thomson.
1st Thus edition, 1899, George Allen.
Octavo.
Red embossed cloth-covered boards.
Gilt decoration on covers.
All edges gilt.
Black endpapers.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Spine faded and a little rubbed.
Damp mark along lower edge of back cover and base of spine strip, and lower corner of back pastedown and back endpaper also affected.
Spine slightly cocked.
Marks where labels inexpertly removed from front endpaper and front pastedown.
Foxing to prelims and a few page edges.
Generally good in other respects.
Reading condition.
#111414   £5.00   
3. Smoky - The Story of a Horse by Will James
Smoky - The Story of a Horse
By Will James
Reprint, circa 1955, Puffin.
Paperback.
Covers worn at edges and a little soiled.
Some damage to lower 2cm of spine strip.
Title page missing.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#111413   £3.50   
4. Dirty Bertie - Fleas! by Alan MacDonald
Dirty Bertie - Fleas!
By Alan MacDonald
Illustrator David Roberts.
Reprint, 2006, Stripes Publishing.
ISBN: 9781847150059.
Paperback.
Fine condition.
#111412   £3.00   
5. Bunnikin's Picnic Party by Angusine Jeanne MacGregor
Bunnikin's Picnic Party
By Angusine Jeanne MacGregor
Illustrator Angusine Jeanne MacGregor.
Reprint, circa 1980, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 0721402062.
Pictorial laminated boards.
Very good condition.
#111411   £3.00   
6. The Talisman by Sir Walter Scott
The Talisman
By Sir Walter Scott
Circa 1958, Thomas Nelson and Sons.
Dark blue leatherette boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
10cm x 16cm.
395 pages.
Minor wear to covers.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
VG in other respects.
Good condition.
#111410   £3.50   
7. Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott
Quentin Durward
By Sir Walter Scott
Circa 1955, Nelson.
Dark blue leatherette boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
10cm x 16cm.
568 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Gilt on spine slightly dulled.
Some foxing to fore edge.
Contents generally VG.
Good condition.
#111409   £3.50   
8. The Tempest by William Shakespeare
The Tempest
By William Shakespeare
Blackie and Son Limited.
The Plain-text Shapespeare series.
Paperback.
Good condition.
#111408   £2.50   
9. H.R.H. Prince Charles by Ian A. Morrison
H.R.H. Prince Charles
By Ian A. Morrison
1981, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 0721406920.
Pictorial laminated boards.
Very good condition.
#111407   £2.50   
10. The Water Babies by Charles Kingsley
The Water Babies
By Charles Kingsley
Illustrator Jessie Wilcox-Smith.
1981, Hodder and Stoughton.
ISBN: 0340274581.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers and spine.
Gilt decoration on covers and spine.
18cm x 25cm.
240 pages.
Second impression (1981).
Cellophane dustwrapper intact, apart from chip at top of spine and two small tears neatly taped.
Book itself near-fine, except that pages very slightly tanned.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#111406   £80.00   
11. Aircraft Today by John W. R. Taylor
Aircraft Today
By John W. R. Taylor
Circa 1955, Len Allan Ltd.
Quarto.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Corners bumped.
Spine faded.
Name stamp on front endpaper.
Light foxing to fore-edge, prelims and endpapers.
Contents close to VG.
Good condition.
#111405   £3.00   
12. The Modern World Book of Ships by Raymond Blackman
The Modern World Book of Ships
By Raymond Blackman
Circa 1950, Sampson Low, Marston.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Red cloth spine.
Covers worn at edges.
Corners bumped.
Gift dedication and name stamp on front endpaper.
Contents generally VG.
Good condition.
#111404   £2.50   
13. When the Beaty Kept the Seas by Frank H. Shaw
When the Beaty Kept the Seas
By Frank H. Shaw
Illustrator A. H. Browne.
1st edition, 1917, Cassell and Company.
Octavo.
Blue pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Yellow decoration on covers.
312 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Spine worn at edges and decoration scuffed.
Some foxing to fore edge.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Old tape marks on inner hinges.
Light foxing to page edges throughout.
Reading condition.
#111403   £10.00   
14. Peter Trawl or The Adventures of a Whaler by W. H. G. Kingston
Peter Trawl or The Adventures of a Whaler
By W. H. G. Kingston
1st edition, 1881, Hodder & Stoughton.
Octavo.
Dark green embossed cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Silver decoration on covers.
All edges gilt.
350 pages.
Six (of eight) black and white plates present.
Covers heavily worn at edges, and a little soiled.
Corners bumped.
Spine strip worn at edges and ends, and somewhat darkened.
Gift dedication dated 1883 on reverse of front endpaper.
Endpapers and prelims foxed and tanned.
Contents shaken, and some pages coming loose.
Occasional foxing to page edges.
Some foxing in gutter, where staples in the binding have rusted.
Reading condition.
#111402   £15.00   
15. Aesop's Fables by Aesop
Aesop's Fables
By Aesop
Illustrator Arthur Rackham.
Reprint, 1949, Heinemann.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
Silver decoration on covers.
Covers worn at edges and heavily spotted.
Large brown stain at centre of spine strip.
Heavy foxing to endpapers and prelims.
Pages tanned.
Reading condition.
#111401   £5.00   
16. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
A Christmas Carol
By Charles Dickens
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton.
1914, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co.
Light brown cloth-covered boards.
Dark green lettering on covers.
Dark green decoration on covers and spine.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Light wear to covers.
A little faint tanning and foxing to endpapers and prelims.
School prize label on reverse of front endpaper.
Contents generally VG.
Good condition.
#111400   £10.50   
17. Wanderings of Mumfie by Katharine Tozer
Wanderings of Mumfie
By Katharine Tozer
Illustrator Katharine Tozer.
Reprint, 1975, John Murray.
ISBN: 0719514215.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on spine.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Book itself near-fine.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#111399   £10.00   
18. What Katy did by Susan Coolidge
What Katy did
By Susan Coolidge
Circa 1950, Blackie.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Dark blue decoration on covers.
Dustwrapper worn at edges, with some chipping at spine ends.
Minor wear to covers.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#111398   £4.00   
19. Midwinter - Certain Travellers in Old England by John Buchan
Midwinter - Certain Travellers in Old England
By John Buchan
Reprint, 1927, Hodder & Stoughton.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Dark blue lettering on covers.
Light wear to covers.
Two names on front endpaper.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#111397   £5.00   
20. David Livingstone by L. Du Garde Peach
David Livingstone
By L. Du Garde Peach
Illustrator John T. Kenney.
Reprint, 1960, Wills and Hepworth.
ISBN: 0721401686.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Very good condition.
#111396   £4.00   
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