Methuen Children's Books Ltd.
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Containing the two complete and unabridged adventures: The Secret of the Unicorn and Red Rackham's Treasure plus a full-colour section on how these two adventures came into being. Large format. Cream glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 041629300X. Boards lightly scuffed. Lower rear spine edge bumped. Corners rubbed. Contents clean.
Red boards, black title to spine. Embossed vignette of fish in pool to front cover. B/w illustrations. A fishing story for children set in Wales. ISBN: 0416780903. Bumping to a couple of corners and top and tail of spine. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit browned, especially to flaps, which are also foxed.
Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Minimal rubbing to corners.
Written by Kathleen Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130601
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A simple rhyming text not only provides an introduction to the alphabet but also a story book for young children and a picture book to enchant readers of all ages. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041650180X. Small tear hole to side of spine.
Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. Stain to rear cover.
The ever-popular Babar and his friends and family appear in this exciting and colourful set of four friezes. Blue pictorial case containing friezes. ISBN: 0416219209. Blue case is rubbed at spine. Friezes have slight wear at corners where they have possibly been hung in the past.
Little Babar Books 19. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416769004. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some light vertical creases to centre of front cover. Red felt-tip pen name to top of title-page. Lower 2" of title-page it detached at inner margin. Original publishers price label to rear cover.
SIR GREENHAT AND THE WIZARD
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1502670
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A collection of folk tales from countries as far apart as South Africa and Denmark, Japan and Britanny. Brown boards with gilt title in green title block to spine. B/w illustrations. 172 pages. 14 tales. ISBN: 041677900X. Erased pencil writing to front endpaper and half-title page. Grubby finger marks to margin of page 142, contents otherwise very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a very faded spine. Light stain along top edge and an odd mark to panels. Original price crossed out on front flap.
Mystery and adventure are combined in this story about a boy who builds a tower from some old iron weights. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416056008.
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Tall format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416186963. Small mark to front endpaper.
A simple rhyming text not only provides an introduction to the alphabet but also a story book for young children and a picture book to enchant readers of all ages. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041650180X. Top front corner bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper very lightly scuffed.
Small format pop-up book ISBN: 0416189369. Edges worn. Covers unevenly faded. Contents fine.