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

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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Lizards on the Wall

By: Buchanan, Ken and Debby

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Tucson, Harbinger House: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID306182

ISBN: 0943173779


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Betty Schweitzer-Johnson. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Unpaginated Children's poetry about lizards. 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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The Secret Garden

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2008

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: ID306251


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Colour illustration by Charles Robinson. 273 pages View more info

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Cloudland

By: Burningham, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1996

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID304498

ISBN: 0517709287


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by the author. Unpaginated. 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

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Pony Duet

By: Caffrey, Nancy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1959

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID289455


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The DJ has several closed tears to edges and some mild chipping to upper corners and top of spine with a stain to upper corner. Black & white illustrations by Ronnie Mutch. 91 pages First published in the USA in 1957. The story of how Cathy overcomes her fear of horses through combined effort of the Pony Club and a placid skewbald pony. View more info

Image for The Mystery of the Galloping Horse. A Ken Holt Mystery for Boys

The Mystery of the Galloping Horse. A Ken Holt Mystery for Boys

By: CAMPBELL,Bruce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, World Distributors: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID227961


8vo, Very Good Condition. Pages tanned and a little crisp. Laminated boards. 208 pages. A Ken Holt Mystery for boys. First published in 1956. Redwing Library Edition. View more info

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Tawny

By: CARNER, Chas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1979

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID213102


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 nice copy. Black & white illustrations by Donald Carrick. 148 pages A sensitive and perceptive novel about a boy coming to terms with grief set in New Hampshire. View more info

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The Joshers or London to Birmingham with Albert and Victoria

By: Carpenter, Humphrey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID231480

ISBN: 0048231428


Octavo Size. Good + in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. DJ slightly chipped. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's label to front free endpaper. 120 pages A story of the canals, illustrated by Robert J.Wilson. View more info

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The Clinker

By: CARR, Roger Vaughan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Houghton Mifflin: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10728

ISBN: 0867700882


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. 140pages. View more info

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Who Killed Cockatoo?

By: Cawthorne, W.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Margaret Hamilton Books: 1988

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: ID273471

ISBN: 0947241000


Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 29cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Rodney McRae unpaginated A new edition of William Alexander Cawthorne's adaptation of ' Who Killed Cockatoo?' based on the traditional English children's rhyme ' Who Killed Cock Robin?' Illustrated with Aboriginal and primitive motifs in contemporary colours to reflect the Australian landscape. The original was p... View more info

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CAPTURING THE GOLDEN BIRD

By: Chapman, Jean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID216107

ISBN: 034041930x


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white silhouettes Sandra Laroche. 176 pages The young Hans Christian Andersen with Illustrations by Sandra Laroche in two parts. Part 1 Hans Christian Andersen's life and Part 2 a collection of his best-loved tales. View more info

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Tangara 'Let us set off again' (New Oxford Library)

By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID305233

ISBN: 0192770942


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & white illustrations by Brian Wildsmith. 180 pages First published in 1960. Australian Children's Bookof the Year: Older Readers in 1961 and Honoours List, Hans Christian Andersen Medal, 1962. A part fantasy and part historical novel based in Tasmania. View more info

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A Disgrace to the Fourth

By: Chaundler, Christine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd: No Date. Circa 1950s

Seller ID: ID301134


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is a little rubbed and edgeworn but very presentable. Small mark to front free endpaper - looks like the residue of a presentation plate. Illustrated by M.D. Swales. 240 pages View more info