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Written by John Vernon Lord; James Michie. Illustrated by John Vernon Lord.
Stock no. 1815090
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Introduced, selected and illustrated by John Vernon Lord, Retold in Verse by James Michie. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers and b/w illustrations. xvi and 160 pages including index. ISBN: 0224025872. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine and corners. Lengthy gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Else contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.
THE EVERYDAY FAIRY BOOK
Written by Anna Alice Chapin. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1609840
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. c. 1931. Almost very good condition.
Red cloth spine, black title. Pictorial front board showing little girl laid on her back under a grape vine. 7 colour plates. Large format. Spine and corners bumped; some wear with slight surface paper loss at corners. Rear board marked and scuffed. Inscription to front endpaper. A little scattered foxing.
THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1609839
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription to verso of front endpaper. A few foxspots. price-cut wrapper is faded to spine, edge rubbed.
THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317051
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 2nd 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Pale blue boards, silver title to spine. Illustrated front endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 223 pages. Spine bumped. Some fading to spine and spotting to covers. Endpapers partly browned and foxspots to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is browned to spine, grubby to rear panel and a little edge rubbed.
A FIDDLER FOR THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1317050
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
A story about the Hamlet Club and Abbey friends. Brown cloth, light blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Name to front endpaper has been covered with white typing fluid. Contents clean. Rear flap of dustwrapper has been cut vertically (about 2" missing), dustwrapper is foxed and just a little edge chipped.
THE THREE GOLLIWOGS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Joyce Johnson.
Stock no. 1317049
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.
Sunny Stories Library. Red cloth, black titles to front and spine. Delightful b/w text illustrations of the cheeky golliwogs. 152 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some light foxing and fingering to page edges/margins but generally contents clean. Grubby dustwrapper is creased and worn with some slight loss, tape repairs on verso. Front flap was detached but has been taped back together.
THE ENCHANTER'S DAUGHTER
Written by Antonia Barber. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1317048
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition.
A picture book story of the enchanter's daughter whose father will not let her venture from the top of the world where they live. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Beautiful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224023993. Slight discolouration to inner margin of front pastedown (front the glue of the binding process) else a fine copy.
SECRET SPELLS & CURIOUS CHARMS
Written by Monika Beisner. Illustrated by Monika Beisner.
Stock no. 1317047
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Wishes expressed in verse. ISBN: 0224022822. Spine faded (including front spine edge). Contents fine.
THE ANIMALS' BALL
Written by Helene Tersac. Illustrated by Frederic Clement.
Stock no. 1317046
Published by Green Tiger Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Star & Elephant Book. An adventure told by a little girl who can't sleep.... Grey cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. Mounted colour plates. ISBN: 0914676954. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and foxed on verso.
THE CHRISTMAS STORY
No author listed. Illustrated by Isabelle Brent.
Stock no. 1317044
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
From the King James Version. Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. Full page colour illustrations throughout. Large text. 9.5 x 8". ISBN: 1851453660. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine.
THE FLYING SHIP
Written by Rosemary Harris. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1317043
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Russian folk tale retold. Pictorial boards and blue endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. A delightful book! 10 x 7.5". ISBN: 0571105041. Spine very slightly bumped. Foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is very slightly grubby with a small, light damp stain to base of spine and some light rubbing to wrapper edges.
Written by Christopher Logue. Illustrated by Wayne Anderson.
Stock no. 1317042
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1976. Very good condition.
Large square format. Superb full page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224012274. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Large, heavy foxspots to contents.