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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1320499
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn, small dents to lower edges of covers. Endpapers lightly browned. Some hinges cracked. Light fingermarks to page margins and one page (18) has a small ink stain to lower margin.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS CLASSIC STORY COLLECTION
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1319142
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Contains 20 books from the original The Wind In The Willows by Grahame. In beautiful pictorial case, with drawer underneath. ISBN: 9781405236508. Minimal bumping at corners and a tiny nick to top edge else a fine set still in shrinkwrap.

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THE VERY YOUNG CALENDAR 1930
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1319131
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwrap calendar, which is bound together with blue cord through punched holes at top. One and two colour illustrations, with a verse for each month of the year. A few grubby brown marks to covers and a few light marks internally. Couple of months have markings to them, where calendar was used in 1930! 'April' has tear to one hole at top - so now only attached by the one hole. A scarce item!

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THE LITTLE ONE'S LOG: BABY'S RECORD
Written by Eva Erleigh. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318625
Published by The Library Press Ltd.. 1935. Good condition.

Pink cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w plates and text illustrations. Details completed throughout the book for Sybil Gillian (Jill) Clark born 1936. Spine and corners bumped, dent to top edge. Fading to spine. 1 plates has been re-inserted with frayed edges. Heavy foxing throughot.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE GOLDEN CLOCK
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2131632
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black lettering and small illustration to front. Colour frontis, and 6 b&w illustrations. Part of the Susan & Bill series. 118 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; repaired to verso with sticky tape. Some small loss to wrapper; a few surface paper chips to rear panel.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130761
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to front cover, which is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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FUN & FANTASY A BOOK OF DRAWINGS
Written by A.A. Milne; E.V. Knox. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128979
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Introduction by A.A. Milne. 7 colour plates, with verses by E.V. Knox. B/w illustrations. The artists illustrations from Punch Magazine. Heavy bumping and wear to covers; some splash/stains to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Some corner creasing. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is grubby, creased with tears and chips; a few pieces of loss; some tape repairs.

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THE KING'S BREAKFAST
Written by A.A. Milne; H. Fraser-Simson. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128678
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.; Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Cloth spine, pink pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Poems set to music. Music by Fraser-Simpson. Bumping to spine and corners. Some fading to top and tail of spine. Damp mark to bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn into two pieces down spine; has some tentative tape 'repairs' to verso. Some loss to wrapper along edges; grubby marks.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2125359
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1931. Almost very good condition.

First edition illustrated by Shepard. Green leather with gilt title and vignette to spine, gilt vingettes to covers. This is the publisher's Deluxe binding edition. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine is very browned with wear and scuffs. Bumping to corners. Name indentation and marks to top of front cover. Other marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and a few to page margins, else contents are still very good.

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THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1813869
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1945. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth, gilt title to spine, black title and illustration to front cover. B/w illustrations to text. 166 pages plus adverts to rear. Boards clean. Minor foxing to text block else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned at spine, split in two at front spine edge and just slightly grubby.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE GOLDEN CLOCK
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1813683
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black lettering and small illustration to front. Colour frontis, and 6 b&w illustrations. Part of the Susan & Bill series. 118 pages. Slight fading to top of spine. Endpapers and text block browned. A few top corner creases. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faintly foxed to flaps, is worn at edges with loss, and scuffed to rear panel.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE WOLF-DOG
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1813682
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1958. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first book about Susan and Bill in which Susan finds herself moving to the country and living next-door to Bill - just the sort of friend she has always wanted. Red boards, black titles and vignette. 117 pages. Shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Front joint is repaired with masking tape. Remains of a label to front pastedown. Front hinge pulled. Tippex blocked on title page and verso of title page. A few margin marks. Small red splash mark to top edge of text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is chipped at corners and slightly faded to spine.

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