Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

123 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

MY NURSERY TALE BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 596560
Published by Nister. Circa 1928. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover showing, what looks like a 'Sleeping Beauty' scene. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations throughout. A little bumping, wear and chipping to cover corners. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and page margins.

Buy now for £25.00 Enquire about this book

BARKS AND REMARKS AND SOME OF HIS LARKS, BY OUR DOG DASH
Written by L.L. Weedon; Mary E. Boyle; et al.
Stock no. 379352
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1896. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth spine, pictorial front board. Floral decorated endpapers. Full-page colour (chromolithograph) and b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, corners worn (covered with clear tape). Edges slightly rubbed and a couple of tiny dents to top edge of front cover. Small splash mark to front cover. Inscription in ink and some extra writing to front endpaper. Joints reinforced with clear tape. Contents lightly browned else clean. One page has a small tear to lower margin. A nice copy.

Buy now for £90.00 Enquire about this book

PLAYFELLOWS
No author listed.
Stock no. 378640
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1904. Very good condition.

Our Little Folks Library. No. 1186. Small format (3.75 x 3.25"), brown cloth spine with cream pictorial front board. 4 colour illustrations and a few b/w text illustrations. Binding professionally reinforced with new endpapers. Slight marking to inner margins from rusty staples (now replaced).

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

MEIN ZAUBERKARUSSELL
Written by Ingrid Rudolph.
Stock no. 991424
Published by Obv. Fine condition.

Facsimile of an Ernest Nister moveable book. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Text in German. ISBN: 3215063433. Perfect working order.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

REVOLVING PICTURES
Written by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 590328
Published by Collins. 1979. Fine condition.

A reproduction from an Antique Book by Ernest Nister. Original published in 1892. Pictures changed by moving the tab. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0001956477. All revolving pictures are in excellent working order.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

OUR BABY'S BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by E. Heatly; Archibald Webb; et al..
Stock no. 737933
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1904. Very good condition.

Nister book no. 1151. Red cloth spine and pictorial boards. 6 chromolithograph illustrations plus b/w text illustrations. A book of simple verse for children with an ABC rhyme as well. Slight wear to cover edges and spine slightly bumped. Light fading to top edge of rear cover. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Some light page browning else contents clean. Staples rusty. A nice copy.

Buy now for £45.00 Enquire about this book

SEEING IS BELIEVING
Written by L.E. Tiddeman. Illustrated by Hilda K. Robinson.
Stock no. 586477
Published by Ernest Nister. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations.

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

WHEN MOTHER WAS A LITTLE GIRL
Written by Amy Blanchard; et al. Illustrated by Ida Waugh.
Stock no. 737006
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Blue patterned cloth with oval colour onlay and title label to front cover. Blue pictorial endpapers. 25 gorgeous full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Spine browned. Corners bumped and Lightly worn. Light stain to edge of rear cover, affecting edge of rear pastedown. Front cover a bit grubby. Closed tear to rear endpaper. 1" crack to front joint. Embossed name stamp to front endpaper. Light margin marks to contents but plates are beautifully bright and colourful.

Buy now for £140.00 Enquire about this book

RAINBOW ROUNDABOUT
No author listed.
Stock no. 585542
Published by World International Publisher. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

Dimensional reproductions of antique art by Ernest Nister. Pop-ups and moveables. ISBN: 0749810297.

Buy now for £6.50 Enquire about this book

HAPPY PLAYHOURS
Written by L. Haskell; Helen J. Wood; et al. Illustrated by W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 584129
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1903. Good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover showing two children on a sledge. Blue floral patterned endpapers. Chromolithograph frontis, two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine slightly marked. Corners worn. Rear cover scratched and grubby. Front cover slightly grubby. Foxing to front endpaper and some foxing to contents. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. 1 page has closed margin tear. Some finger marks to page margins.

Buy now for £40.00 Enquire about this book

THE LITTLE ONES' OBJECT BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 736166
Published by Ernest Nister. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout of all sorts of objects with their names below (eg purse, barrow, acorns etc). Spine bumped. Corners worn. Covers scratched with light stain on rear cover. A few hinges cracked. Colouring to some of the b/w illustrations. Name in pencil to front endpaper.

Buy now for £34.00 Enquire about this book

CHANGING SEASONS 1988 APPOINTMENT CALENDAR
No author listed.
Stock no. 583820
Published by Hunkydory Designs. 1988. Fine condition.

Revolving pictures reproduced from the Nister originals. Square format with colour illustrations and notes pages.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book