Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

A. & C. Black Ltd.

You are viewing all stock published by "A. & C. Black Ltd.". We currently have 36 books by this publisher in stock.

Please be aware that many publishers change their name slightly over time and that our records show the exact name of the publisher at the time of publication.

36 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.

BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by K.F. Barker.
Stock no. 2127834
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Life Story of a Horse. Blue boards, silver title to spine, blind title to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Some bumping o corners. Prize plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned with edge-tears and chips; some loss to top and tail of spine and to corners.

Buy now for £16.00 Enquire about this book

THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2125755
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 2nd 1925. Very good condition.

Dedicated "to all who love fairies and have found The Little Green Road". 8 magical colour plates and 8 b/w plates, all of fairies. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine; title label (onlay) to front cover. Second edition. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. A few light marks to covers and to title label. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. All plates present.

Buy now for £180.00 Enquire about this book

THE HEAD OF KAY'S
Written by P.G. Wodehouse.
Stock no. 2125677
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles. Colour frontis. Black's Boys' Library Series. Bumping and wear to edges and corners. Spine is faded. Marks to rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

THE WHITE FEATHER
Written by P.G. Wodehouse.
Stock no. 2125676
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1923. Good condition.

Red cloth with black titles. Colour frontis. Covers are heavily spotted, with what looks like some damp markings. Corners are bumped. Foxing and page browning.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

THE STORY OF ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by John Finnemore. Illustrated by Allan Stewart.
Stock no. 2125083
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth with dark green titles. 8 colour plates. Entirely reset. 272 pages plus 2 page book list to rear. Bumping to corners. A few light marks to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. Some foxing - mostly to outer page edges. All plates present.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

BUNNY AND BROWNIE THE ADVENTURES OF GEORGE AND WIGGLE
Written by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2124511
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine, small pictorial onlay to front cover. 16 full-page illustrations, 8 of which are in colour. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1" split to top of spine; a little fraying of cloth. Browning to spine. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins throughout. All plates present.

Buy now for £450.00 Enquire about this book

THE ENCHANTED SEAS
Written by Averil Newell. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2124394
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, dark blue vignette to front cover and title to spine. 4 colour plates. 64 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and cover edges are faded. Some spotting, foxing and other marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

Buy now for £100.00 Enquire about this book

MR. MIDSHIPMAN EASY
Written by Captain Frederick Marryat. Illustrated by Sybil Tawse.
Stock no. 1407112
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Black's Boys' and Girls' Library. Grey pictorial cloth. 4 colour plates. 356 pages and adverts. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is browned. Bump to side of rear board. Rear joint is cracked showing webbing beneath. Large stain to front pastedown and smaller one to rear pastedown. Endpapers are browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing, mainly to page edges. Name in pencil to top of one page of booklist. Plates all present.

Buy now for £11.00 Enquire about this book

THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1407025
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition.

Dedicated "to all who love fairies and have found The Little Green Road". 8 magical colour plates and 8 b/w plates, all of fairies. Pale green cloth, dark green titles and vignette to front cover. 102 pages. 10.75 x 8". Bumping to spine and corners. Spine browned. Uneven fading to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Light browning to endpapers and some internal pages. Some light foxing mostly to prelims and page edges otherwise contents are very good. Plates are all present and in very good condition.

Buy now for £180.00 Enquire about this book

MORE ABOUT REBECCA
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
Stock no. 1406806
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A sequel to 'Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm'. Green cloth, red titles. Colour frontis. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine unevenly faded. Top of boards also faded with some foxing. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Book leans a little to one side. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and areas of loss to top and bottom of spine and top of foprnt pane. Wrapper is grubby.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE WAY OF A TROUT WITH A FLY
Written by G.E.M. Skues.
Stock no. 2122656
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

And Some Further Studies in Minor Tactics. 4th edition. Colour plates. ISBN: 0713607122. Wrapper is edge-creased with corner of front flap cut off.

Buy now for £24.00 Enquire about this book

THE SINGING WOOD
Written by Lady Frazer. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 1506504
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A charming collection of 18 original fairy stories in the classic manner. Illustrated blue cloth covers. Colour frontis plate, b/w chapter headings and tail pieces throughout. 144 pages. 8.25 x 6". Spine a little bumped. Foxing to prelims and text block. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and chips. Also a bit grubby, especially spine. 1" tear to top edge of front panel.

Buy now for £28.00 Enquire about this book