Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

109 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.

HIDE AND SEEK IN FAIRY LAND
Written by F. Kenwood Giles. Illustrated by F. Kenwood Giles.
Stock no. 1318378
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

16 Favourite Fairy and other tales. People and things hidden in pictures. Pictorial stiff card wraps. Covers are worn and creased, pencil marks on rear cover. Inscription in ink inside front cover. First and last pages are detached but still present, remainder of contents are loose. Staples rusty. Some marks to contents.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

DINKY DONKEY
No author listed. Illustrated by Evelyn Morris.
Stock no. 2131163
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format. Square pictorial boards. A father Tuck Little Book. Bumping to spine, corners and a couple of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

LITTLE BROWN HEN
No author listed. Illustrated by Violet M. Williams.
Stock no. 2131162
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A Father Tuck Little Book. Small square format (4.25 x 4.25"). Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping along cover edges. Some foxing.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS
Written by Mary Angela Dickens; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 2131124
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Cloth spine with colour pictorial boards. 12 colour plates and b/w illustrations. Told by his grand-daughter Mary Angela Dickens & others. Stain to spine. Bumping and wear to corners; chipping to corners. Scuffing to covers. Page browning; some margin marks.

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2131049
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Treasure House Library series. Cloth spine with cream pictorial boards. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 115 pages (abridged text) plus 1 page booklist. 8.75 x 7". Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped, with chipping. Marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and outer page edges. All plates present.

Buy now for £48.00 Enquire about this book

NIBLUMS THE MISCHIEVOUS MICE
No author listed. Illustrated by Jacquil.
Stock no. 1817636
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Stiff pictorial cardwraps, staple binding. Colour illustrations throughout with text below. Top & tail of spine bumped. Boards a little grubby. Gift inscription in ink to inside of front cover. Contents are clean but feeling a little loose in staples.

Buy now for £28.00 Enquire about this book

FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 17TH YEAR
Written by Annie Matheson; Norman Gale; Hilda Hart; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; M. Bowley; Agnes Richardson; et al..
Stock no. 2129327
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover shows two girls on a sledge. Pale green floral endpapers. Colour plates, two-tone and b/w text illustrations. All edges gilt. First story is "The Three Princesses". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Front joint is cracked and partially repaired. Name in ink to half-title page and transferred to verso of front endpaper. Frontis is partially detached. Foxing. Some margin marks; colouring to some illustrations.

Buy now for £38.00 Enquire about this book

THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2128976
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Treasure House Library series. Cloth spine with cream pictorial boards. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 115 pages (abridged text) plus 1 page booklist. 8.75 x 7". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping along cover edges. Some scuffing, especially to covers. Some foxing and margin marks. Colouring to b/w illustrations on pages 62/63.

Buy now for £48.00 Enquire about this book

ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2128225
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1925. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with black title. Cream pictorial front board shows Alice holding the pig with other characters around her feet. 12 Colour plates plus b/w text illusrations. 151 Pages including 3 page publisher advert. Bumping and wear, with a bit of chipping along cover edges. Bumping to spine, with a few small splits to cloth at edges. A few scuffs to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. A few margin marks; couple of plates have chipped page edges. All plates present.

Buy now for £100.00 Enquire about this book

TIDDLES OR THE VANISHING CAT
Written by Diana Noel. Illustrated by Margaret Milnes.
Stock no. 2127782
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A Tuck Book. Large pictorial stiff card covers. Colour illustrations. Tiddles devours a pot of Vanishing Powder... Some bumping to corners. Wear to covers; a few scuff marks. New stitching to binding (staples are missing). A few margin marks. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!

Buy now for £35.00 Enquire about this book

CURLY HEADS AND LONG LEGS
Written by Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 1816551
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with black title. Brown paper boards, white title and large pictorial onlay of a young girl painting a portrait of a cat to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 140 pages plus publisher advert to rear. Edges rubbed & worn. Joints weak. Free front endpaper starting to split from top. Some hinges pulled but binding tight. One or two margin marks.

Buy now for £40.00 Enquire about this book

CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS
Written by B.W. Matz; Kate Perugini. Illustrated by Harold Copping.
Stock no. 2127710
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1924. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Compiled, with a foreword by Matz. With an Introduction by Perugini (Charles Dickens' Daughter). 30 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

Buy now for £40.00 Enquire about this book