Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.
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Jimmy Linnet is a most charming character, and always seems to turn up at the right time to help his many woodland friends when they are in trouble. White pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. 48 pages. A few brown marks to rear board (rust?). Contents beautifully bright and clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and is marked to rear panel (rust spots?).
Orange cloth, black titles. 310 pages. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Covers discoloured. Endpapers lightly browned, some foxing to contents.
THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER FROM THE ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1324230
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The Tailor of Gloucester, as originally written by Beatrix Potter, was three times as long as the small edition published by Frederick Warne and Company which her admirers know so well today, and she was reluctant to have its text cut or altered. However, even in the privately printed edition, which she published herself, she was obliged to sacrifice some eleven hundred words and in the Warne edition that followed, a thousand words were deleted. This is a printed trade edition of the original manuscript and pictures with all the cherished nursery rhymes included and all the whimsical details retained. Produced with the assistance of the Free Library of Philadelphia, owner of the original manuscript and pictures. Cream pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. 9.5 x 7.5" ISBN: 0723210985. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Heavy foxspots to contents. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with tape repairs on verso. Creasing to both flaps (especially the front one).
THE CATERPILLARS OF BRITISH MOTHS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by W.J. Stokoe; G.H.T. Stovin. Illustrated by J.C. Dollman.
Stock no. 1323742
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition.
Series I and II. Blue imitation leather cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w plates. 408 pages plus 381 pages. Wayside and Woodland Series. Spine and corners bumped. Small dent to top edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers. Front joint (between front and title-page) of volume 1 is cracked. A few light marks to covers.
THE CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES
Written by W.J. Stokoe. Illustrated by J.C. Dollman.
Stock no. 1323741
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Wayside and Woodland Series. Including The Eggs Chrysalids & Food-Plants. Blue leather-look cloth, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 248 pages. A couple of very light marks to covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and a little edge rubbed.
The Green Meadow Books series. Green boards, brown titles. Colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Slight rubbing to spine. Ink stamp (property room) to front free-endpaper. Textblock a little grubby else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and rear panel is slightly grubby, tear to top corner of rear panel.
GRASSHOPPERS, CRICKETS AND COCKROACHES OF THE BRITISH ISLES (WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND SERIES)
Written by David R. Ragge. Illustrated by H.D. Swain.
Stock no. 1824242
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Burgundy imitation leather boards with gilt titles, gilt vignette to front. 22 colour plates and 130 text figures. Top edge red. Larger format for this series... 8.75" x 6". Includes a companion vinyl record "Songs of the British Grasshoppers & Crickets". Boards clean and bright. Text block browned with minor foxing. Vertical crease to plate X towards the gutter edge. Contents are clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears and is browned. Record is present but not checked if it works.
THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Maurice Burton.
Stock no. 1323652
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Observer book No. 5. Revised editon. In rare advertising wrapper. Endpapers very slightly browned. A bright copy.
Very small, slime format. Peach and cream pictorial boards, brown cloth spine. Colour illustrations. Minimal rubbing at corners. Endpapers have been professionally replaced (I think). Contents fine. Tissue-paper dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped. Very scarce in wrapper.
Very small format. Black cloth spine, pictorial boards. Pretty colour illustrations. Minimal rubbing at corners. Contents fine. Tissue-paper wrapper is very slightly edge chipped and creased. Scarce in wrapper.
Very small oblong format. Yellow cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations (originally appearing in the 1887 Almanack). Some slight browning/discolouration to covers. Endpapers lightly browned. Some small marks to page margins but generally contents clean.
ALMANACK FOR 1924
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1323501
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1924. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Small format. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations (originally used n the 1883 Almanack). Slight rubbing to cover edges. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Tissue-paper wrapper is edge chipped with slight loss.