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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

ISBN: 068841902X


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

ISBN: 0394862112


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

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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

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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 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

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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

ISBN: 0854681434


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

ISBN: 0247128384


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

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The Fifth at Foleys

By: Bevan, Marjorie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Purnell: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298873


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 to dustjacket and some tanning to book interior. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 175 pages View more info

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Saranne [Inscribed and Signed by Author]

By: Bibby, Violet

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Young Books: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID207775

ISBN: 0582156068


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small tear to upper edge and some light scuff marks to dustjacket. Black & white illustrations by Hilary Abrahams. INSCRIBED and SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR 127 pages A sensitive and unusual story that captures the warmth and fellowship of the nineteenth century narrow boat community. View more info

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The Big Budget Book for Boys

By: Blackie & Son

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Limited: no datecirca early 1930s

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID298921


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good condition. Covers a bit rubbed and marked. Gift inscription to front pastedown.Black & white illustrations. 192 pages View more info

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Three Boys and a Circus

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Werner Laurie: 1949

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID288038


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges and corners and some faint pencil marks to rear. Black and white illustrations by Grace Lodge. 96 pages Originally written under the pen-name "Mary Pollock". View more info

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The Island of Adventure (Colour Illustrated Edition)

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan Children's Books: 1982

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291589

ISBN: 0333344073


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs from the film of the same name. 94 pages View more info

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Enid Blyton's Seventh Bedside Book

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Arthur Barker: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293372


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is chipped and creased at edges with a home-repaired 9sticky tape to inside) tear to the front panel. The DJ is NOT price-clipped. Faint fading to book edges and a gift inscription, dated 1956, to front free endpaper. Illustrated in two-toned colour. Dust jacket by Joyce Johnson. 160 pages Variety of stories, puzzles and riddles. View more info

Image for Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories A Surprising Afternoon and Other Tales No 118 (14 April 1939)

Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories A Surprising Afternoon and Other Tales No 118 (14 April 1939)

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1939

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293603


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Staple-bound. Black & white illustrations, Edges rubbed and some mottled foxing to interior and rear cover 31 pages A weekly magazine containing several stories. View more info

Image for Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories She Couldn't Remember and Other Tales No 171 (10 April 1940)

Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories She Couldn't Remember and Other Tales No 171 (10 April 1940)

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1940

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293605


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Staple-bound. Black & white illustrations, Edges rubbed and a couple of small marks to covers. Previousowner has complete the coupon section at the rear with his name. 31 pages A weekly magazine containing several stories. View more info

Image for Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories Mister Meddle and the Birds and Other Tales No 144 (13 October 1939)

Enid Blyton's Sunny Stories Mister Meddle and the Birds and Other Tales No 144 (13 October 1939)

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1939

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293604


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Staple-bound. Black & white illustrations, two of which have been coloured in by previous owner. Edges rubbed. 31 pages A weekly magazine containing several stories. View more info