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A.B.C. Children's Hour Annual No 3

By: (No Author Noted)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Educational Press: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298544


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Colour frontispiece. 192pages Australian Broadcasting Commission Annual. Includes stories by Ruth Park, Rowena Farre, Denys Burrows amongst others. Little articles by ABC personalities such as Mac, Phidias and the Melody Man, contributions from the Argonauts and general interest items. View more info

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A Mother's Offering to Her Children

By: A Lady Long Resident in New South Wales

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brisbane, The Jacaranda Press: 1979[1841]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID199197

ISBN: 0701612142


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is lightly rubbed and has minor edgewear - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. A facsimile edition of Australia's first children's book - originally published in 1841. Introduction by Rosemary Wighton. 216 pages. View more info

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Let's Pretend Poems

By: Agnew, Georgette [Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, J. Saville & Co.: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293640


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Corners a little rubbed and some marking to boards, spine a touch faded. Bookplate and previous owner's details to Front Free End paper . Black & white illustrations by Ernest Shepard. 63 pages View more info

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Sam the Referee (The Brick Street Boys)

By: Ahlberg, Janet and Allan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, William Collins Sons & Co Ltd: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297263

ISBN: 0001380125


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Wonderful, lively colour illustrations by the late Janet Ahlberg. Unpaginated Janet Ahlberg (1944-1994) twice won the Kate Greenaway Medal for children's books. She and her husband published five books in the Brick Boys series. View more info

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A Little Who's Zoo of Mild Animals

By: Aiken, Conrad

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1977

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID298812

ISBN: 0224013513


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Bookseller stamp/label to front paste-down. Previous owner's details to front pastedown and to title page. Colour illustrations. unpaginated View more info

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The Shadow Guests

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1980

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID309106

ISBN: 0224017977


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. A stamp from the Advertiser Newspaper Library to front free endpaper otherwise no other marks. 169 pages View more info

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Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Gordon Classic Library: No Date of Publication

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID309136


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition. Faux burgundy leather boards with gilt titles and decoration to spine. Gilt to top edge. 277 pages View more info

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Adventures of Jimmy Brown. Written By Himself

By: Alden, W.L. (Edited)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers Publishers: 1913

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID281087


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Corners a little worn and edges a little 'grubby'. Decorated front board and spine. Illustrated with Black and White plates and frontispiece. 238 pages View more info

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The Arabian Nights or Tales Told by Sheherezade During A Thousand Nights and One Night

By: Alderson, Brian (Rendered into English by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1992

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID308469

ISBN: 0575042516


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Lovely colour illustrations by Michael Foreman. 191 pages View more info

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Alone at Pine Street

By: Allan, Mabel Esther

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Abelard: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID192363

ISBN: 0200728024


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. Several small scattered stains to upper rear portion of the dustjacket. Illustrated with black and white drawings by Patricia Drew. A Grasshopper Book. 112 pages The sixth book in the Pine Street series which follow the adventures of the gang from Almond House. This one tells of how Samantha, the youngest of the gang, copes on her at Pine Street School. View more info

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The Wood Street Helpers

By: Allan, Mabel Esther

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287318

ISBN: 0416758908


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is complete [not price clipped] & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes. 144 pages A Pied Piper Book. View more info

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Wood Street and Mary Ellen

By: Allan, Mabel Esther

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID180573

ISBN: 0416863507


Octavo Size [approx 13x20cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ is not price-clipped but the price sticker has been removed. Previous owner's details & small ink number to front free end paper. Black & white illustrations by Lesley Smith. 142 pages View more info

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The Story of Timothy Twitter (Prettimouse Series)

By: Alleyne, Margaret

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London and New York, F. Warne & Co: No Date circa 1955.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID305199


Square 12mo [approx 15cmx12.7cm] . Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Boards a little bowed and some very faint tape marks to endpapers. Charming colour illustrations by Mary B. Robinson. 44 pages View more info

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Nunee

By: Alsop, Johanne

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, G.W. Green & Sons: no datecirca 1950s

Edition: 1st Assumed Edition

Seller ID: ID306702


oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.5cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to book covers and tiny stain to front cover. Black & white illustrations. 44 pages An aboriginal folk story, full of mythological beings and strange happenings. View more info

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The Little Cockerel

By: Ambrus, Victor G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World Inc: 1968

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID296878


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The white dustjacket is a little grubby with some loss to spine ends. Wonderful colour illustrations by award winning illustrator, Victor Ambrus. Unpaginated A retelling of a Hungarian folk tale. View more info

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Blackbeard The Pirate

By: Ambrus, Victor G.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300419

ISBN: 0192797719


Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. No Dust jacket as issued. Wonderful colour illustrations by Victor Ambrus. Unpaginated. View more info

ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Sunburst Books: 1994

Seller ID: ID230274

ISBN: 1857781732


Folio Size. VERY GOOD+ in pictorial laminated boards. Lovely illustrations by Renata Fucikova unpaginated View more info

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The Steadfast Tin Soldier

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Andersen Press: 1991

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID305649

ISBN: 0862643554


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Colour illustrations by P.J. Lynch. 28 pages [but unpaginated] View more info

Image for Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales Illustrated Sumiko

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales Illustrated Sumiko

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock Limited: 1979

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID308785

ISBN: 0706358031


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. Lovely full page colour plates by Sumiko Davies, which were specially commissioned for this edition. 94 pages Nine of Andersen's most popular fairy tales. View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Anderson, Hans Christian; Translated by L. W. Kingsland

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1985

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID309165

ISBN: 0192745328


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Review stamp to front free endpaper. Illustrated with 12 full page colour plates and in-text black & white drawings by Rachel Birkett. 259 pages View more info