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Number 21

By: Watts, Stanley G.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald & Jane's: 1975

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID224854


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Back flap has crease to edge. Black & white illustrations by Robin Jacques. 144 pages View more info

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The Mennyms

By: Waugh, Sylvia

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, NSW, A Mark Macleod Book Random House Australia: 1993

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: ID289233


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Tiny remainder dot to base. 213 pages The first book in the series featuring a family of life-sized rag dolls. Winner of the 1994 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. View more info

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Mennyms in the Wilderness

By: Waugh, Sylvia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Julia MacRae Books: 1994

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID289335


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket complete [NOT price-clipped] & is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. 255 pages This book finds the family facing a crisis. No.5 Brocklehurst Grove, their beloved home, is threatened by a motorway development, and the Mennyms must move to the country to avoid the consequences. View more info

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Peeps into Fairyland A Reproduction of an Antique Picture Book by Ernest Nister

By: Weatherly, F.E.; Nesbit, E.; Hoyer, M. A.; Nister, Ernest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins Publishers Australia: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID301061


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 17.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated in colour three dimensional pictures - all intact and operational. Art renovated by Jean-Francois Podevin. Unpaginated Originally published in the late 1800s. Contains five stories. Two by E. Nesbit, one by M. Hoyer and two anonymous. Introduction by F.E. Weatherly. View more info

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The Littlest One

By: Webb, Marion St John; Music by Ralph Dunstan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1923

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293395


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. A tiny amount of rubbing to corners, otherwise a lovely, well cared for book. 8 full page coloured plates by Margaret Tarrant and numerous in-text black and white illustrations by Kathleen I. Nixon. 118 pages A selection of thirty songs with words by Webb and music by Dunstan. View more info

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Adventure by Road and Rail

By: Webber, John [Selected by]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID192345


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated in black and white by Tom Godfrey. Uncommon. 143 pages Ten stories from a variety of authors including 'The 1950 Le Mans 24 Hours Race' by William Leonard; 'Her Majesty's Mail' by S.C. George; 'Runaway Diesel' by Arthur Catherall etc. View more info

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The Bubble Galleon A Holiday Pantomime

By: Wells, Ernest

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293494


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good + condition. No dustjacket. Corners lightly rubbed and page edges lightly foxed. Boards a little age toned at edges and spine. Minor damage to base of spine has been repaired. Black & white illustrations by R.W. Coulter. A nice copy. 110 pages One of only two children's stories by this Australian lawyer and public servant. Illustrations by Reginald Coulter the prolific New Zealand born illustrator and cartoonist. View more info

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Cherry Ames Chief Nurse

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, World Distributors: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID294269


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Fair Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at corners and spine ends, with some creasing to the edges, a small amount of loss to lower rear spine. 184 pages First published in 1944 and number 4 in the series View more info

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Cherry Ames Student Nurse

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, World Distributors: 1956

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID15677


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some tape stains and minor chips - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. At some point the dustjacket flaps have been stuck to the pastedowns and some minor damage has resulted. Light foxing to page ends. Else a nice copy. 208pages The first in the Cherry Amers series. View more info

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Cherry Ames At Hilton Hospital

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, World Distributors: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID198822


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some light foxing to page edges. 183 pages View more info

The Watch House

By: Westall, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID268260


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Presentation plate to prelims. Single spot to leading edges. 228 pages A ghost story by the author of ' The Machine-Gunners'. View more info

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The House That Was Eureka

By: Wheatley, Nadia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Viking Kestrel: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297016


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. Laminated pictorial boards. 197 pages Short-listed by the Children's Book Council of Australia in 1983 View more info

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Lilias Goes to School

By: Wheatley, Vera

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Partridge: No Date [1928].

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID300928


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at spine ends and corners. A couple of spots of foxing to edges. Illustrated by J, Greenup 192 pages View more info

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Set to Music

By: White, Constance M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson of London: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287378


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and small abrasion to front panel from sticker removal. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Interior tanning with age. 208 pages View more info

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Mistress Masham's Repose

By: White, T.H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283744


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Grey boards have several small scuff marks at the edges. Some age-darkening to spine. Previous owner's details to half-title page .Pictorial of the Palace of Malplaquet to endpapers. 224 pages The glorious children's story by the author of The Once and Future King was first published in 1946. Set in post-war Britain on a dilapidated estate in Northamptonshire, the heroine is 10 year old Cinderella-like Maria who discove... View more info

The Frazzles

By: Whitehead, Ann C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID212711


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Remainder mark to leading-edge. Black & white illustrations. 148 pages View more info

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More About Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1947

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: ID253074


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Some offset to endpapers and pages lightly tanned. 223 pages The second volume in the story of the famous Rebecca and her adventures in Riverboro. Originally published as 'New Chronicles of Rebecca' in 1903. View more info

Susan at Herron's Farm

By: Wilcox, Barbara

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276350


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Black & white illustrations by Margaret Horder. Presentation plate to prelims. 206 pages View more info

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Susan At Heron's Farm

By: Wilcox, Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289833


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket is price clipped. DJ is lightly edgeworn with one large chip from upper rear panel. Some faint foxing to free endpapers. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Black & white illustrations by Margaret Horder. 206 pages The story of Susan's experiences when she goes to work on a farm. View more info

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The Northern Phantom

By: Wildsmith, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9886


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 176 pages A remarkable evocation of life in a Yorkshire mining village in 1947. View more info