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THE SHIP'S CAT
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by Alan Aldridge.
Stock no. 2127003
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

The Adventures and Brave Deeds of the Ship's Cat on The Spanish Maine. Narrated in verses with 'Divers Cunning and Fantastical' full colour pictures. Glazed pictorial boards. Large format. ISBN: 0224014412. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2126967
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

9.5 x 6 ins. Grey boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A wonderful tale of a Giant who captures a small girl, Sophie and their plan to make the world safe from Giants. ISBN: 0224020404. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE CLASSIC BOATING NOVELS OF ARTHUR RANSOME (12 VOLUMES)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 2126550
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

All twelve volumes, contained in blue slip case with gilt titles to ends. Titles include: Swallows and Amazons, Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Winter Holiday; Coot Club; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go to Sea; Secret Water; The Big Six; Missee Lee; Picts & Martyrs; Great Northern. Green boards, gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Contained in very good, original slip case that has some scuffing to base.

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GEORGE'S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2126452
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

George concocts a special medicine for his miserable old Grandma. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations to text. 95 pages. ISBN: 0224019015. 6th printing. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; some fading to spine.

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THE MINT
Written by T.E. Lawrence.
Stock no. 1816387
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1955. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

10 x 7.5 ins. Blue cloth. A day-book of the RAF Depot between August & December 1922 with later notes by 352087 A/C Ross. A few minor foxspots. Pale blue dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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PAST EIGHT O'CLOCK
Written by Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2126363
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Goodnight Stories. Red boards, gilt titles to spine and vignette to front. Vivid full-page colour illustrations plus silhouettes to text. ISBN: 0224028561. Small bump and light fade to base of spine. Edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE CHOCOLATE WEDDING
Written by Posy Simmonds. Illustrated by Posy Simmonds.
Stock no. 2126359
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 022402759x. A few light marks to covers. Contents are excellent.

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THE SIEGE
Written by Russell Braddon.
Stock no. 2126199
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0224617931. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Tape marks to endpapers and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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THE LITTLE TRAIN
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2125908
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 2014. Fine condition.

A beautiful book! Pictorial boards, Colour illustrations throughout. Oblong format. ISBN: 9780857551597.

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BILL OF THE BLACK HAND
Written by Wolf Durian.
Stock no. 2125813
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1935. Good condition.

A very tall story. Yellow cloth with black titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. Translated from the German by Marie L. Barker. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are unevenly faded with cup ring and other grubby marks. Foxing.

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UNCLE AND CLAUDIUS THE CAMEL
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125761
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A succession of fantastic adventures lead to the awesome moment when Uncle (the elephant) is chained and helpless and at the mercy of the Badford Crowd in Beave Hateman's Chamber of Horrors... Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 192 pages. ISBN: 0224616439. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some foxing and browning; chips and tears; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND THE TREACLE TROUBLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125760
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 4th in the saga of Uncle the benevolent millionaire elephant. Gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. 184 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0224612271. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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