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BILL BADGER AND THE BIG STORE ROBBERY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2125357
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1967. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

It was a dark and fearsome night on the canal when disaster struck the Wandering Wind... A Hamish Hamilton "Reindeer" book. Pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 120 pages. ISBN: 0241913470. SIGNED by author/illustrator to title page. Ex-lib. with most usual markings, especially to prelims. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with tape marks to flaps; creased with some chips and tears; minimal loss.

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THE WIZARD OF BOLAND
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2125346
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.

Blue boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Some uneven brown spotting and marks to covers. Couple of indentation marks to rear cover. Foxing/dark marks to a few pages.

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THE LITTLE GREY MEN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1816117
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. A story about the last gnomes in Britain, their exploration of the Folly Brook and their search for Cloudberry, their long-lost brother who went up the Folly and never returned... Beige boards, red titles. Colour frontis. Woodcuts. Vertical crease to spine and small mark to base of spine. Colour frontis has been re-inserted with tape which has left some tape residue (tape no longer present) to front and rear of page. Frontis is edge-creased. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily rubbed, worn at top & tail of spine and corners, scuffed to rear panel.

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RED VAGABOND
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1610351
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. A few scattered foxspots. Wrapper is edge creased and chipped with a little loss.

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MEETING HILL: BB'S FAIRY BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1815629
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Well known fairy tales retold. Light blue cloth covers, silver gilt titles to front and spine. 15 beautiful colour plates and some b/w chapter illustrations. vii and 140 pages. Top edge red. Uneven fading to cloth boards.Browning/foxing to endpapers. All plates present. Top edge discoloured. Contents clean.

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THE LITTLE GREY MEN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317191
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The last gnomes in Britain live by a Warwickshire brook. Cloudberry, the restless one, determines to explore the Folly to its source. He goes and does not return. Thus the story begins when his three brothers build a boat and set out to find him. Grey boards with coloured title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0416145000. Spine and corners bumped. Name in blue biro to front pastedown has been crossed out. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge creased.

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KING TODD
Written by Norah Burke. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317187
Published by Putnam & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The True Story of a Wild Badger; And the Deer, Foxes and Other Animals in the Forest Where He Lived. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small spots to covers. Child's name in blue biro to front pastedown and name and date also in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Foxing, mainly to textblock and page margins. Dustwrapper is torn with tape repairs on verso and some loss.

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THE COUNTRYMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317013
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A collection of country reminiscences. Fourteen full-page plates and numerous head and tail pieces. Brown cloth. 287 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Grubby dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss, large piece of loss to top of spine/front panel. Tape repairs on verso.

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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1208825
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to half-title. 2nd issue dustwrapper is price-cut and badly foxed with a few closed edge-tears and very slight loss at top of spine.

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BILL BADGER'S WINTER CRUISE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1814688
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1981. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1959 by Hamish Hamilton, this is a later edition. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0416878903. Ex-lib with school library stamps etc to front endpaper and library stamp to verso of title page. One or two grubby marks to contents and a couple of creased corners. Old price label to front flap of dustwrapper. Spine of dustwrapper slightly faded.

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BILL BADGER AND THE PIRATES
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2123560
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Reindeer Book. Yellow boards, blue title to spine and reindeer vignette to front cover. 138 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0241900530. Bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges, some page margins and wrapper. A few edge-tears and chips, with minimal loss to wrapper, mostly at corners/edges.

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WANDERING WIND
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2123558
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Hamish Hamilton Reindeer Book. Yellow boards, blue titles. Blue reindeer vignette to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 121 pages. Some bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few edge-tears and chips; loss to a couple of corners and top edge of rear panel. Wrapper is also foxed.

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