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Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Sterling Hundley.
Stock no. 2125726
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.
Large format. Brown pictorial cloth, silver title to spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. 230 pages. Colour illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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.
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Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by S. Van Abbe.
Stock no. 2125679
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Children's Illustrated Classics series. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. Orange and beige decorated cloth. Wrapper is faded to spine, with creasing and tears; wear to edges, with some loss of surface paper.
ON THE BEST STATE OF A COMMONWEALTH AND ON THE NEW ISLAND OF UTOPIA
Written by Thomas More. Illustrated by Adam Simpson.
Stock no. 2125584
Published by Folio Society. 2011. Fine condition.
'A Truly Golden Handbook, No Less Beneficial than Entertaining'. Green cloth spine with gilt title, light blue/green paper sides designed by the artist. 8 colour plates. Contained in near fine slip case.
A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Daniel Defoe.
Stock no. 1317390
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.
Large format. Dark green cloth spine with gilt title. Green and gilt map of part of the UK on front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. 524 pages. A fine copy in original pictorial slipcase.
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2125427
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.
Brown cloth, elaborate gilt decoration. Colour plates. Small bump to top of spine, else fine. Contained in better than very good slip case that has just a few marks.
THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2125181
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Cream pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. The first book in the Adventure series. Bumping to corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Some foxing. Wrapper is browned and foxed with some grubby marks; some edge-tears and chips to wrapper; minimal loss. Surface paper damage/wear along a few edges of wrapper.
BABAR'S VISIT TO BIRD ISLAND
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2125002
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.
Very large format, red cloth spine. Pale green pictorial boards. Red decorated endpapers. Bright colour illustrations throughout. Uneven fading to spine. Some scuffing to covers. Staining to bottom corners of front and rear cover. Foxing to some pages and margins.
Written by J. Bissell Thomas. Illustrated by Vernon L. Soper.
Stock no. 2124991
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1ST 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Green cloth, gilt titles and embossed illustration to front. 6 beautiful colour plates of dragons. A few b/w text illustrations. A little browning to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There is also a stain to outer page edges, but it only seeps through to page margins on endpapers. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with loss to top of spine; has damp marks to some edges; some foxing.
FAIR ISLE AN ISLAND SAGA
Written by Valerie M. Thom.
Stock no. 1610376
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
From Viking times to the present day, drawing on contemporary accounts to illustrate the changing patters of life over the last 100 years, as the islanders have adapted from being dependent almost solely on fishing to a more diverse economy. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0859762505. Wrapper is lightly browned.
FIVE ON A TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2124864
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The very first Famous Five book in which the Five encounter a ruined castle, a wreck and buried treasure. Red boards. 191 pages. Blue pictorial endpapers showing the island. B/w illustrations. A couple of small indentation marks to covers. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some surface paper loss to rear panel.
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 2124835
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth, gilt title to spine,. B/w drawings throughout. Front cover is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; a little loss.