Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

John Lane The Bodley Head

You are viewing all stock published by "John Lane The Bodley Head". We currently have 78 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.

78 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.

DREAM DAYS
Written by Kenneth Grahame.
Stock no. 2127482
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 4TH 1904. Almost very good condition.

Yellow cloth, black titles and decorations. Some foxing and marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to pages and outer page edges.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

THE SHOEING OF JERRY-GO-NIMBLE AND OTHER DIALECT POEMS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe; et al. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 2127301
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow/orange cloth with black titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to rear cover. Bookplate and tape marks to front pastedown. Some foxing.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

LULLABY-LAND
Written by Eugene Field. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317446
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. circa 1940. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt decoration to spine and vignette to front cover. 218 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners slightly worn. Gilt to covers has dulled. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Textblock is slightly dusty and foxed. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 2126390
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

Green/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Picture and title to front cover. 8 x 6". 18 tissue-guarded b/w plates. Page edges are uncut. Gilt to spine is faded. Bumping along a couple of cover edges. Small bookplate and inscriptions to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. All plates present. A few small tears and creases to tissue-guards and a few page margins.

Buy now for £60.00 Enquire about this book

PROBLEM PARTY
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317421
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story of the Lockett family. Peach cloth, green title to spine. B/w illustrations. 214 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A few light foxspots. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to spine ends. Remains of spine is browned and there are tape repairs on verso. Wrapper is foxed and marked on rear panel.

Buy now for £24.00 Enquire about this book

THE COMPASS POINTS NORTH
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125706
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Scuffing and marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners. Inscriptions in ink to prelims. Foxing. A couple of hinges are a bit pulled.

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

SMUGGLERS' GAP
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125705
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1947. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, dark brown title to spine. Blue and white decorated endpapers. B/w illustrations. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped with loss to spine and corners. Wrapper also has some ink writing and foxing.

Buy now for £21.00 Enquire about this book

CRUSOE ISLAND
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125703
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1941. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. A story of the Locketts family. Spine is browned with some bumping. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to page edges.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

BUSTER BEAR'S TWINS
Written by Thornton W. Burgess. Illustrated by Harrison Cady.
Stock no. 2124907
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

Green Forest Series. Green decorated cloth with pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. Some browning and wear to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few small page margin tears. Light corner creasing to a few pages.

Buy now for £38.00 Enquire about this book

THE REAL SKY-BLUE
Written by Bela Balazs. Illustrated by Mary Shillabeer.
Stock no. 2124729
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story is about the son of a poor washer woman. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. With one moveable piece and fold out picture. Fading to cover edges. Corners are bumped; chipping to base of spine. Some browning. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Creasing to edge of fold-out page.

Buy now for £100.00 Enquire about this book

LULLABY-LAND
Written by Eugene Field. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2124003
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head; Charles Scribner's Sons. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with blind titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Songs of Childhood. Bumping to corners. Uneven browning to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers and a few page margins.

Buy now for £28.00 Enquire about this book

A LITTLE CHAFF
Written by Margaret Lavington. Illustrated by Helen Urquhart.
Stock no. 1814683
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1919. Very good condition.

A cheerful little book of rhymes based on the farm and its animals. Green pictorial boards, cloth spine. 3 colour plates and 2-tone (black and yellow) illustrations to contents throughout. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Gift inscription in ink to front pastedown.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book