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1 Bright Rays for Home and School

George Stoneman

8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Card Cover: Very Good, 
Original illustrated hard card cover, slightly faded, 56pp, undated but c 1904, a children's annual, illustrated. Contemporary advertisements front and rear. X004306 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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2 Old English Nursery Songs

Waverley Book Company Ltd

1st Edition: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall, Hardcover: Good, 
Original card covers with colour illustration laid down on upper board, cloth spine, some red marks to both boards, 87pp, some pencil annotation (and one in ink), music arranged by Horace Mansion. X001906 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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3 Oranges and Lemons

Ernest Nister

Small 4to, Card Cover: Very Good, No Jacket
Not ex library. Note that this is not the Louis Wain version, here the 3 chromolithographs are signed by Maude Angell, and the line drawings likewise by M A . 12pp in landscape format, the colour illus are on woven 'untearable' paper, the rest are regular paper. Binding secure (sewn) but the spine is ragged, fingermarks inside occasionally, and a faded 'from Grandma' inscription, back cover creased. Well used, but remaining respectable. X020325 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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4 Peter Piper and Other Nursery Rhymes

Blackie & Sons Limited

4to - over 9" - 12" tall, Card Cover: Good, 
Illustrated card cover with cloth spine, cloth fraying at tail of spine and covers have some creasing and a small closed tear to rear, unpaginated and undated but c 1935, 3 full page illustrations in colour and many others in black and white, a worn copy but complete. X003866 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Forest of Boland Light Railway, 'BB' [Denys Watkins-Pitchford]
5 The Forest of Boland Light Railway
'BB' [Denys Watkins-Pitchford]
Eyre & Spottiswoode

1955, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG-, Good+
1st edition of this classic children's book. 127pp, colour frontis, illustrated. Generally a VG clean copy, no markings or inscriptions, a little spotting to page edges, very slight foxing to first and last few pages. Decorative hard covers, clean and unfaded. Dustwrapper complete and not clipped, but does have some wear to top edges with a couple of small closed tears and some creasing, slightly spotted. 017004 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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6 Fuzzypeg's Brother
Alison Uttley
Collins

1971, 1st Edition: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Fine, Fine
Original illustrated paper covered boards and dustwrapper, 63pp, with colour illustrations X009668 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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7 Snug and the Silver Spoon
Alison Uttley
William Heinemann

1957, 1st Edition: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Original illustrated hard cover with dustwrapper, which is creased and chipped along bottom edge and with slight wear to corners, 61pp, with illustrations by Katherine Wigglesworth including 4 full page illustrations in colour. A title in the Little Brown Mouse Book series. X007556 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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8 Master Bunny Has a Birthday
Alison Winn
Brockhampton Press

64mo - up to 3" tall, Card Cover: Very Good, 
Original illustrated card cover with red cloth spine, landscape format, 16 x 7cms, unpaginated, with 124 illustrations in red, black and white. X007336 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 The Fourth Form Crusaders
Amy E Seymour
Blackie & Son Ltd

8vo, Cloth: VG, Good
Undated. Original blue cloth and dustwrapper, which is chipped, creased and with slight loss at the head and tail of the spine, 208pp, with 3 illustrations. Inscription on fep. X017934 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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An Old Manuscript : A Story By Marian, Anon
10 An Old Manuscript : A Story By Marian
Anon
Privately Printed

1st: 16mo, Cloth: VG, 
Undated but appears to be mid/late 19th Century. Original green blind stamped cloth with gilt title to upper board, 168pp with erratum slip, inscribed 'to Lady Moody from the author' on title page. Author is believed to be B C C Halkitt. No copec record. X003870 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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11 Missee Lee
Arthur Ransome
Jonathan Cape

1941, 1st: 8vo, Hardcover: Fine, 
Original green cloth, gilt titling to spine and blind stamped to front, map endpapers, pencil inscription on ffep, b/w illustrations throughout, a fine copy, lacks dw. X000578 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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12 Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes
Beatrix Potter
Frederick Warne & Co

1st Edition: Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original light green boards with red titling and pictorial white paper label, title to spine in red, some very slight rubbing to outer hinges, no date but this edition November 1917. [Quimby 23a], ink signature along top of front endpaper dated 1918, measures 4.5 by 5 inches approx. X003624 
Price: 380.00 GBP
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13 The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies
Beatrix Potter
Frederick Warne & Co

1909, 1st Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green paper covered boards, spine slightly browned and with small pull at the tail, first edition, later impression with noticeboard on p14 but with bird on arbour on p81 and scissors not bees on endpapers, 85pp, with all unmarked illustrations although frontispiece loose. ink inscription on half-title page, very slight warp to upper board. X015152 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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14 Five Go Adventuring Again
Blyton Enid
HODDER & STOUGHTON

1943, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: Good+, Fair
True 1st edition of the second 'Famous Five' title. 191pp, colour frontis. Contents clean, very slight markings to last couple of pages, very minor spotting to edges. Original blue cloth boards, spine cocked, slig surface loss to rear board, a little worn to head of spine. Dust wrapper is worn and missing front flap, with loss to foot of spine, chipped to top and creasing to front. X016709 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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15 Stirring Tales of Colonial Adventure
Borlase Skipp
Frederick Warne & Co

1894, 12mo, Cloth: Good, 
Original coloured pictorial cloth, spine darkened and coners bumped, 376pp, with 8 Lancelot Speed plates. Ink inscription to fep. X006265 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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16 Wildcat Tower: Or the Adventures of Four Boys in Pursuit of Sport and Natural History in the North Countrie
C Christopher Davies
Frederick Warne Co

1st Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Decorative Cloth: Very Good, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling and gilt and black illustration to spine and upper board, slight wear to head and tail of spine, rebacked and with new endpapers, 322pp, illustrated. Undated but c 1887. A scarce title. X003258 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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17 Biggles Works it Out
Capt W E Johns
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd

1951, 1st Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: Very Good, Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper which has slight creasing, chipping and rubbing to edges, 192pp, with 8 two-tone illustrations and other b/w illustrations in the text, 1st edition without inscription and not price clipped [7/6]. Includes a loose facsimile of A Letter to every boy who reads this book from the author. X017839 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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18 Sergeant Bigglesworth CID
Capt W E Johns
HODDER & STOUGHTON

1946, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
VG clean copy in original blue cloth which has faded to spine and front cover, black titling, 188pp, colour frontispiece, 8 other illustrations. X000442 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Ladybird Book of Motor Cars, Carey David
19 The Ladybird Book of Motor Cars
Carey David
Wills & Hepworth

1961, Revised: Small 8vo, Hard Cover: Fine, VG
Series 584, revIsed edition, 1961. 55pp. Fine copy, clean and unmarked other than neat ownership name to top of front [blank] end-paper. Beige paper covered boads with blue images - unmarked and as new, all corners sharp. Dust wrapper VG, would be fine but for price clipping and slight Crayon (?) mark to top of rear. 016971 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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20 The Infant Moralist
Carnegie Lady Helena & Jacob Mrs Arthur
Foulis

1926, New Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Very Good, 
Original black cloth with white title label, 49pp, with fine full page colour illustrations, verses for the young with moral messages on cruelty to animals, lawless disrespect etc. X008876 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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21 Barbara's Song Book
Cecile Hartog
George Allen

1900, 1st Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: Good, 
Original card covers with cloth spine, coloured illustration laid down on upper board, front hinge weak, 55pp, words by Ellis Walton, fine colour illustrations, landscape format. X001905 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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22 The Tale of Mr.Tootleoo
Darwin Bernard & Elinor
Nonesuch Press

1925, 1st: Large Landscape 8vo, Card Cover: VG, 
45pp (un-numbered) including 22 full colour illustrations. Contents VG, illustrations cleam and bright, very slight spotting to edges. Original paper covered card covers with embossed 'medallion' to centre. Clean and bright, small ink spot to front, lower corners bumped, spine ends a little crushed. Old bookplate to front paste-down. A nice copy of a scarce children's title. 015473 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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23 Tiddles or the Vanishing Cat
Diana Noel
Raphael Tuck

4to, Pictorial Boards: VG-, Not Issued
Clean unmarked interior apart from some age spots on first page. Covers a little bumped at the extremities, and spine very rubbed, but remaining fairly smart 013113 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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24 A Little Silk Apron
Dorothy Richards
Wills & Hepworth Ltd

1949, 4th Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Original illustrated hard covers with dustwrapper, which is chipped at the head and tail of the spine, and rubbed along edges, and has a small closed tear to the bottom front and adjacent to the head of the spine at rear, ink inscription opposite title page, price clipped, internally unmarked, a very good copy . X003783 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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25 Bookano Stories with Pictures That Spring Up in Model Form Pot-Pourri Edition
Ed S. Louis Giraud
Strand Publications

8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original illustrated paper covered boards, corners bumped and rubbed and shelf wear to edges, unpaginated, with stories, verse and five coloured living models, undated but c 1940s.Third pop-up needs adjustment but complete. X016182 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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26 The Return of Tarzan
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Methuen & Co

1918, First UK Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: Fair, 
Original blue decorated cloth, soiled and with rubbing to edges, corners bumped, 246pp plus publisher's catalogue, paper beginning to yellow and some intermittent foxing. X001285 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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27 Millicent Mouse Makes a Christmas Pudding
Elizabeth Scottowe
News of the World Ltd

8vo, Card Cover: Very Good, Very Good
Original illustrated hard card covers with dustwrapper, which has small closed tear to rear bottom, unpaginated, with colour illustrations. A News of the World Betterbook for Children. X007349 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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28 The Famous Jimmy
Enid Blyton
FREDERICK MULLER

1936, 4to, Hardcover: Good, 
Original illustrated paper covered boards with blue cloth spine, which has frayed at top and bottom, boards soiled and worn at edges, 58pp. X000853 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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29 While the Clock Ticked
Franklin W Dixon
GROSSET & DUNLAP

8vo, Hardcover: VG, Good+
Original light brown cloth with dark red titling, and dustwrapper with slight chipping to the corners and at the head and tail of spine, originally published in 1932, this is a later edition the rear of the d/w advertising thrill-packed aviation stories, 213pp which are browning. Number 11 of the Hardy Boys Stories. X001912 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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30 Through the Meadows
Fred E Weatherly
Hildesheimer & Faulkner

8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original illustrated hard card covers with green cloth spine, boards rubbed and worn at corners and along edges, spine complete and rubbed at edges, 64pp, illustrated by 24 coloured plates by M E Edwards and 30 vignettes by J C Staples. Undated but ink inscription at top of title page dated 1st April 1886. One of the scarcest of the author's titles. X003668 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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