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THE WANDERING OTTER
Written by H. Mortimer Batten. Illustrated by David Pratt.
Stock no. 2138158
Published by Peter Lunn. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth. Part of World Favourite Library Collection. Magnificent b/w illustrations throughout. Spine is browned. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby to rear panel; browned to spine; has a few closed tears and chips.

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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER
Written by Mark Twain; E.L. Doctorow. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 2138146
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Introduced by E.L. Doctorow. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial burgundy paper boards. Illustrated with wood engravings. Slip case is very good - some fading and edges, with white marks.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2138119
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Ronald Blythe. A selection of stories from the original five-volume edition. Blue cloth spine with green title label and gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w wood engravings. Top edge green. Slip case is very good - a few white marks.

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THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Barry Moser.
Stock no. 2137918
Published by University of California Press. 1st USA 1983. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. The Pennyroyal Edition. Dark blue cloth spine with metallic blue title, lighter blue boards. Striking wood engravings. ISBN: 0520053098. Bumping and wear to corners. Some fading along edges. Damp stained in places, especially to rear panel of wrapper and spine and rear cover. Some wrinkling to top half of pages where damp appears to have seeped through at some point. Wrapper also has tears and chips with a little loss.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2137881
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduction by Ronald Blythe. A selection of stories from the original five-volume edition. Blue cloth spine with green title label and gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w wood engravings. Top edge green. 2nd printing. Slight fading to spine. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.

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THE NORSE MYTHS
Written by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Illustrated by Jane Lydbury.
Stock no. 2137856
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Top edge red. Burgundy leather spine, with silver title. Grey and white decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Introduced and retold by Crossley-Holland. Some light wear to spine. Slip case is very good - browned with some chips and nicks.

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THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ
Written by L. Frank Baum. Illustrated by Barry Moser.
Stock no. 2137764
Published by University of California Press. 1st USA 1986. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Pennyroyal Press Edition. Black leather spine with metallic green title, grey cloth covers. Green endpapers. 62 wood engravings. 268 pages. ISBN: 0520058224. Damp stain on bottom quarter of cloth to front cover - showing through to front pastedown and affecting corresponding parts of the dustwrapper. Dedication page has large corner cut off (bottom corner). Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has top corner of front panel cut off; some edge-creasing; a little browning.

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THE WIZARD OF BOLAND
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2137495
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition.

Blue boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine is bumped and very browned. Some brown spotting and slight fade marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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ROB ROY
Written by Walter Scott; Allan Massie. Illustrated by George Tute.
Stock no. 2137325
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Allan Massie. Brown cloth spine with gilt title and vignettes. Marbled paper boards. B/w wood engravings. Light browning to outer page edges. Slip case is very good - a few light marks and scuffs.

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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2136432
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. Spine is unevenly browned/faded. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is pretty much torn in two on spine; Top few inches of spine are MISSING; other smaller loss; grubby and browned; torn.

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GLENCOE & CULLODEN (2 VOLUMES)
Written by John Prebble. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1823081
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Two volumes. Dramatic grey and black pictorial cloth. B/w engravings. Third printing. Spines lightly browned and very slightly cocked. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is very lightly scuffed.

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PORTRAIT OF A VILLAGE
Written by Francis Brett Young. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2136008
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w wood engravings. Story of Monks Norton in Worcestershire. Some fading to spine; a few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Foxing and browning; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges.

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