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King Grisly-Beard

By: Brothers Grimm; Translated by Edgar Taylor; Pictures by Maurice Sendak

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300208

ISBN: 037002026X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Wonderful colour illustrations by Maurice Sendak. Unpaginated. A tale from the Brothers Grimm. View more info

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Household Stories from the Collection of the Bros Grimm (Facsimile Classics Series)

By: Brothers Grimm; Translated from the German by Lucy Crane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1979

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID297119

ISBN: 0333273885


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. DJ spine faded. Sepia-toned illustrations by Walter Crane. 269 pages First published in 1882. View more info

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Lenny and Lola

By: Brown, Marc

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, A Unicorn Book, E. P. Dutton: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297571

ISBN: 0525334653


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Lovely illustrations by the author. unpaginated. An early book about Lenny and Lola the famous trapeze artists by the author/illustrator of the popular 'Arthur' series. View more info

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Granny's Wonderful Chair

By: Browne, Frances

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID226473


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ is chipped with some loss - protected ina purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by Dora Curtis. Introduction by Dollie Radford. 178 pages Fairy tales by an author, who lived in the 1800's was blind and a poet which makes the stories all the richer! Everyman's Library No. 112. View more info

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The Pied Piper of Hamlin With 35 Illustrations by Kate Greenaway Engraved and Printed in Colours by Edmund Evans

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, View Productions: 1985

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID297423


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Wonderful, high quality reproductions of the Kate Greenaway illustrations. 64 pages A facsimile of the original c. 1885 edition. View more info

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The Book of Noble Englishwomen. Lives Made Illustrious by Heroism, Goodness, and Great Attainments

By: Bruce, Charles (Edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, William P. Nimmo: 1875

Seller ID: ID300352


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Lovely tan and gilt decorated boards are lightly rubbed at edges with a tiny nick to rear spine edge. Paper covering at front hinge is cracked but the binding itself is solid. Bookseller blind stamp to front free endpaper and previous owner's name to half-title page. Double column format. Black & white frontispiece. 608 Pages + Publisher's Catalogue 37 potted biographies from Anne Askew to Maria Edgeworth, with ma... View more info

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My Brimful Book Favourite Poems of Childhood Mother Goose Rhymes Animal Stories

By: Bruce, Dana

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Collins:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299513

ISBN: 0001381466


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour illustrations by Tasha Tudor, Margot Austin, Wesley Dennis. Gift inscription to preliminary pages (dated 1975). DJ spine a bit faded. Unpaginated No Date of publication -Publications page indicates this edition was published in 1965 but as it has an ISBN this is clearly a later reprint. Contents - Favourite Poems, illustrated by ... View more info

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Captain Jim

By: BRUCE, Mary Grant

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition [Muir 1099]

Seller ID: ID277566


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Red cloth boards are worn at corners and spine ends. Boards are also mottled and marked with some age-discolouration to spine. Scattered foxing to pages. Previous owner's details to front free endpaper and verso. All 8 black and white plates by J. Nacfarlane present. 311 pages + 8pp Advertisements at rear Book six in the Billabong series, set during World War One. Jim and Wally return to the Front and Norah sets up ... View more info

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Bill of Billabong

By: BRUCE, Mary Grant

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283853


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Fair [Price-Clipped]dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at corners, fraying with some loss to spine ends,age-darkened at spine - looks more presentable than it sounds in its removable plastic sleeve. Book has minor flecking to front decorated boards with scattered foxing to edges and preliminary pages. Number neatly inked to rear pastedown. Black & white illustrations [frontispi... View more info

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Billabong Adventurers

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID289218


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Mild scattered foxing to preliminary pages and through the interior and some offset to free endpapers. Illustrated with a black & white frontispiece and severn full page black & white plates by J. Macfarlane. 250 pages Ninth Billabong Book. First published in 1927. View more info

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Back to Billabong

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock Limited: No DateCirca 1930s

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID289567


Octavo Size. GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Some rubbing to corners and edges, marking to boards and moderate foxing to prelims. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Black & white illustrations. 252 pages. Number 7 in the series. First published in 1921. View more info

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Mates at Billabong

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: n.d.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293635


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Fair dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped and a little torn at corners, edges and spine ends. Book is tanned at free endpapers and there is a gift inscription to front pastedown. Mild foxing to edges of preliminary pages. A faint number in a circle to front free endpaper. 8 black and white plates by J. Macfarlane. 252 pages First published in 1911, number 2 in the Billabong series. View more info

Seahawk

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock Limited: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299576


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No Dust jacket.. Black and white frontispiece and 3 black & white plates by J. F. Campbell. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 256 pages View more info

Circus Ring

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: No Date1950s

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID277795


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A clean and tidy copy but with wear. Foxing to fore edge and some mild offset to endpapers. 192 pages View more info

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Darknight

By: Burke, David

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Australia: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID122147

ISBN: 0454001061


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJhas a couple of closed tears & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 233 pages A mystery adventure, featuring Steve Baird Cadet Reporter, set in the Australian bush. View more info

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The Land of the Blue Flower

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, G.P. Putnam and Sons: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID285198


Octavo Size (small.Very Good condition in a Good [Price-Clipped?] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with some marking to rear cover and upper front corner. Tape stains to endpapers and DJ flap where previous owner's plastic covering has been removed. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 62 pages An allegory with a spiritual significance. View more info

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Cannonball Simp

By: Burningham, John (Written and Illustrated by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296880


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Light rubbing and bumping to spine ends and corners. Faint marking to light coloured rear panel. Wonderful colour illustrations by the the award winning illustrator/author. Unpaginated The story of Simp, an ugly looking dog who ends up in a circus. View more info

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Max and Maurice A Moral Tale in Seven Parts

By: Busch, Wilhelm (Written & Illustrated by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Abelard-Schuman: 1975

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID296740

ISBN: 0200721844


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Black & white illustrations by Wilhelm Busch. Translated by Anthea Bell 56 pages First published in the 1860s in Germany. The children's classic that inspired so many other naughty little boys View more info

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In The Beginning or Stories from the Book of Genesis (Stepping Stones to Bible History I)

By: Butler, Annie R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1889

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID298213


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Pale coloured boards are a little marked. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (dated 1889). Illustrated with Black and White plates. 330 pages + Publisher's Catalogue View more info

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King of Murder. A Herculeah Jones Mystery

By: Byars, Betsy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID229627

ISBN: 0670060658


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. 115 pages View more info