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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st thus 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317744

A book with a sporting flavour but mostly concerned with the secret life in wood and field. Black boards. B/w wood engravings. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased/rubbed. ISBN: 9781906122041. Weight: 540g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

NATURAL HISTORY; NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL; FIELD SPORTS; ILLUSTRATED

Status: Sold 26-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Published by Folio Society. 9th 2002. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317743

A reproduction of the 1909 edition. Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Colour plates. Top edge blue. A beautiful book. Spine very slightly faded. Some light rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. A couple of small scuff marks to slipcase. Weight: 1630g.

Price: £28.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; CHILDRENS; FAIRY TALES; ILLUSTRATED

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Stock no. 1317742

Large format. Peach cloth, red bird decoration to front, gilt titles to spine. Green title to front. 23 beautiful colour plates plus b/w line drawings. Spine slightly bumped and faded. A couple of light marks to rear cover. Contents fine. Original green slipcase is just a little scuffed. Weight: 1070g.

Price: £16.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; FABLES; CHILDRENS

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

THE BEANO AND THE DANDY A SPIN ROUND THE SIXTIES
No author listed.
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317741

Large format. Colour illustrations. Very light mark to front edge of dustwrapper spine. ISBN: 1845350405. Weight: 780g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BEANO RELATED; DANDY RELATED

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

DANDY AND BEANO - GREAT STORIES FROM THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS
No author listed.
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317740

Large format. Red boards with gilt title to front. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Some light edge creasing to dustwrapper and light marking to front edge of spine. ISBN: 0851164994. Weight: 790g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; ANNUALS; DANDY RELATED; BEANO RELATED

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Denis Gifford.
Published by The Hamlyn Publishing Group. 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Stock no. 1317739

Published exclusively for W.H.Smith. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference book. Minimal rubbing to cover edges. ISBN: 0603035744. Weight: 1120g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; COMIC; BIBLIOGRAPHY; REFERENCE

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

JUST WILLIAM THROUGH THE AGES
Written by Mary Cadogan. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Stock no. 1317738

An indispensable companion for anyone who has ever read and loved Richmal Crompton's classic stories. Pictorial card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. Tiny mark to top edge of rear cover. ISBN: 0333620984. Weight: 310g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; SCHOOL STORIES; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

GLEN BAXTER HIS LIFE
Written by Glen Baxter. Illustrated by Glen Baxter.
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317737

The Years of Struggle. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Some slight rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents clean. ISBN: 0500013071. Weight: 720g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

BIOGRAPHY; HUMOUR

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

THE MAGICIAN'S NEPHEW
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317736

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1955. Dark green boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007319626. Weight: 280g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Sold 17-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

THE SILVER CHAIR
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317735

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1953. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007441785. Weight: 300g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Sold 17-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Published by Pan Macmillan Children's Books. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317734

Facsimile of the first book in the "adventure series", originally published in 1944. Cream and red pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Some very slight grubbiness to textblock. ISBN: 0333610032. Weight: 560g.

Price: £54.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; ENID BLYTON; BLYTON ADVENTURE SERIES; ADVENTURE; FACSIMILE

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 16-Jan-2020.

RUPERT ANNUAL 1940 (FACSIMILE) - RUPERT'S ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Annual Concepts Limited. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Stock no. 1317733

Facsimile of the 5th Rupert annual (1940), the first to be issued in full colour throughout. Due to paper rationing during the war this was probably the ONLY annual to be issued that year. Colour 'wrap-around' pictorial boards. Spine is slightly faded and slightly bumped at base. Contents fine. ISBN: 1874507015. Weight: 620g.

Price: £30.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FACSIMILE; ANNUALS; RUPERT; RUPERT ANNUAL; RUPERT ANNUAL PRE1970

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Published by Collins. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317732

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth. 179 colour and b/w photographs. Still in original shrinkwrap. ISBN: 0002202123. Weight: 1260g.

Price: £52.00. Location: TL.

NATURAL HISTORY; NEW NATURALIST; BOTANY; MOSSES

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

ANNALS OF SOUTH GLAMORGAN
Written by Marianne Robertson Spencer.
Published by Stewart Williams. 1970. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317731

Grey boards, silver title. B/w illustrations. A facsimile of the 1913 edition. Spine bumped with small nick at top front edge. Corners bumped. Some light browning to cover edges. Foxspots to textblock. Damp stained dustwrapper is edge worn with loss - mainly to top of spine and rear panel. Large masking tape repairs on verso of wrapper. Weight: 720g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

TOPOGRAPHY (UK); WALES; GLAMORGAN; HISTORY; HISTORY (BRITISH); FACSIMILE

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

THE COURTSHIP OF THE YONGHY-BONGHY-BO & THE NEW VESTMENTS
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin Maddison.
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317730

White pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some foxing to covers and to dustwrapper. Some light wrinkling of pages at lower edges (damp? but no staining). Dustwrpaper is edge worn and creased. ISBN: 0904069222. Weight: 250g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

THE PELICAN CHORUS AND QUANGLE WANGLE'S HAT
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin W. Maddison.
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317729

White pictorial boards. Bright water colour illustrations throughout. A few light foxspots to covers and to textblock. Some light creasing to edges of dustwrapper. ISBN: 0904069400. Weight: 330g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; POETRY AND VERSE (CHILDRENS); NONSENSE; RHYME

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

PRINCE CASPIAN
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1960. Fair condition in a good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317728

The Return To Narnia. Blue boards. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Old tape marks to covers and pastedowns. Possibly ex-lib, no stamps but a few marks suggesting label removal and reference numbers. Contents are grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with some slight loss. Weight: 376g.

Price: £38.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

PAST WATCHFUL DRAGONS
Written by Walter Hooper.
Published by Fount Paperbacks. 1st UK 1980. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317727

A revised and expanded version of the essay of the same name that appeared in Imagination and the Spirit, edited by Charles Huttar and published in 1971. A guide to C.S.Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia. Some very light rubbing to cover edges and contents lightly browned else clean. ISBN: 0006260829. Weight: 80g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; DRAGONS; FANTASY; ESSAYS

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

THE HORSE AND HIS BOY
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1965. Fair condition in a good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317726

Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrated front endpaper. B/w frontis and illustrations. Ex-lib with 'withdrawn' stamp to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper removed. Front joint cracked and pulled. Contents are grubby with some other library markings. There are damp stains to the covers - worst is at lower front corner. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little grubby but with very little loss. Weight: 404g.

Price: £10.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.

A CHECK-LIST OF THE BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF JOHN BUCKLAND WRIGHT
Written by Anthony Reid. Illustrated by John Buckland Wright.
Published by Private Libraries Association. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317725

Limited to 1400 copies, 700 for sale. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Ink initial stamp to front pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers and textblock. Light musty smell to contents. ISBN: 090000200X. Weight: 510g.

Price: £18.00. Location: TL.

ART; ILLUSTRATED; BIBLIOGRAPHY; LIMITED EDITION

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 15-Jan-2020.