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The High Hills (Brambley Hedge)

By: Barklem, Jill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, William Collins Sons & Co Ltd: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297965


Octavo Size [approx 15 x 17.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Colour illustrations by the author. unpaginated View more info

Outings for the Mice of Brambly Hedge (Spring Story and The High Hills)

By: Barklem, Jill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1999

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299605


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Charming colour illustrations by the author. Unpaginated. A special gift edition. View more info

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More Tales To Tell To Little Children

By: Barnard, Winifred E. and Spriggs, Elsie Helena

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, The National Sunday School Union: 1930s

Seller ID: ID273831


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Red decorated boards. Light wear to edges and corners with lightly sun-faded spine. Black & white illustration by Elsie Anna Wood and Kathleen Wood. Presentation Plate to front free endpaper which also has a small stain to fore edge. 126 pages Another book of stories for the kindergarten and home. View more info

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Here Come The Girl Guides

By: Barne, Kitty

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Girl Guides Association: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287601


Octavo Size [approx 13x20cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has loss to spine ends, is price-clipped and now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 100 pages View more info

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Mick the Disobedient Puppy (Ladybird Series 497)

By: Barr, Noel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Loughborough, Wills & Hepworth Ltd: No date Mid 1950s

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298363


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some mild insect damage to DJ edges. Colour illustrations by P. B. Hickling. Australian price sticker (4/3) to DJ front flap. Gift inscription (dated 1959) to preliminary pages. 50 pages View more info

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Peter Pan Includes 2 CDs (Classic StoryBook Collection)

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: International Masters Publishers BV/Pty Lrd/Australian Broacasting Commission: 1999

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299489


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards with cloth spine. Colour illustrations by Iain McKellar. Includes 2 CDs read by Judy Dick. 241 pages View more info

Image for The Woozies Go To School

The Woozies Go To School

By: Barry, Margaret Stuart

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299415


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations by John Castle. Unpaginated. View more info

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The World of the Pharaohs

By: Baumann, Hans

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID249672


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has a tape marks to the interior. Colour photographs. Black & white illustrations. 235 pages A ‘factional’ account of both archaeological excavation and life in Ancient Egypt. The author retells the history through the adventures of 13 year old Megdi, who lives within the shadows of the ancient pyramids. This is a highly engrossing modern story... View more info

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The Robbers

By: Bawden, Nina

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298642


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. DJ spine lightly faded. 155 pages View more info

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The Mouldy

By: Bayley, Nicola & Mayne, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1983

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID301010


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Nicola Bayley's jewel like colour illustrations. Unpaginated. View more info

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The Heiress of Courtleroy

By: Beale, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son: 1906

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301737


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Faint scattered foxing to book edges. Missing front free end paper. Black & white illustrations. 352 pages View more info

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Mr Noah's Holiday (A Toytown Book No. 11)

By: Beaman, Betty and S. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291093


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Light edgewear with small splits to laminate at spine ends. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Colour illustrations. Unpaginated View more info

Image for The Extraordinary Adventure of Ernest The Policeman [Number 15 in the Toytown Series]

The Extraordinary Adventure of Ernest The Policeman [Number 15 in the Toytown Series]

By: Beaman, S.G. Hulme

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne: 1962

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID255114


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Quite a nice copy in Good+ condition with Good Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges and corners with some small tears to spine ends & several closed tears to rear edges. Some discolouration to DJ edges. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends. Prev owner's name and details inscribed in the 'This book belongs' space. Colour illustrations by Kenneth Lovell. unpaginated Based on the ... View more info

Image for The Great Toytown War [Number 13 in the Toytown Series]

The Great Toytown War [Number 13 in the Toytown Series]

By: Beaman, S.G. Hulme

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne: 1961

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID255147


Octavo Size. Good+ condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at corners, rubbed at fore edge with some small tears to spine ends & several closed tears to rear edges. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends and lower edge is rubbed. Prev owner's name and details inscribed in the 'This book belongs' space with their address addred to the bottom of the page. Colour illustrations by Betty Larom. unpaginated Based o... View more info

Image for Mr Growser Moves House [Number 18 in the Toytown Series]

Mr Growser Moves House [Number 18 in the Toytown Series]

By: Beaman, S.G. Hulme

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne: 1962

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID255382


Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges and corners with some small tears to spine ends. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends. Colour illustrations by Kenneth Lovell. unpaginated Based on the radio series which ran for many years on the BBC and subsequent TV programme. Original characters were developed and drawn by Beaman [1886-1932] based on wooden creatures made for mode... View more info

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Cautionary Verses. Illustrated Album Edition

By: Belloc, H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Duckworth: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301782


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in a Very Good (price-clipped)Dustjacket. DJ is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine and edges are a little age -toned. Black & white illustrations by B.T.B and Nicholas Bentley. 407 pages This collected illustrated edition contains Cautionary Tales for Children, New Cautionary Tales, The Bad Child''s Book of Beasts, More Beasts for Worse Children, More Peers, A Moral Alphabet and Ladies and Gentle... View more info

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Cautionary Tales and Other Verses

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1999

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: ID299069


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in a Very Good Slipcase. Colour and black & white illustrations by Posy Simmons. 160 pages View more info

Image for Master Skylark.  A Story of Shakspere's Time

Master Skylark. A Story of Shakspere's Time

By: Bennett, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Tom Stacey Ltd: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID290102


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Faint scattered marks to bottom edge. 256 pages Master Skylark is the tale of his adventures there; of his homesickness and how he was comforted by Carew's Daughter, Cicely. View more info

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Swordfisher Jim

By: Berger, Josef

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: n.d. circa early 1940's

Seller ID: ID255062


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Burgundy leather school prize binding with gilt crest to front board and slightly rubbed gilt titles & decoration to spine. Marbled edges. Leather a little rubbed at spine ends and corners. Sticker remains to front pastedown - presumably where someone has removed the presentation plate. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Colour frontispiece. Black & white illustrations. 200 pages View more info

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Snailsleap Lane

By: Beshlie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hart-Davis and Gallery Five: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297627


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Spine lightly sun-faded. Colour illustrations. 60 pages A magical book to be enjoyed on many levels View more info