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c1910 FRENCH Les Chaperons Roses by Marie PECLARD
c1910 FRENCH Les Chaperons Roses by Marie PECLARD

Price: £44.99

Charmingly written and attractively illustrated, Marie Peclard describes episodes from the everyday lives of three little sisters who wear pink hats - Les Chaperons Roses. Bound in quarter cloth with paper covered boards, and...

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c1910 In GOD'S Garden Stories of SAINTS Steedman SIGNED
c1910 In GOD'S Garden Stories of SAINTS Steedman SIGNED

Price: £65.00

Amy Steedman's In God's Garden. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, and pictorial front board. Signed by author. With sixteen colour plates, including frontis, collated complete. A collection of Christian stories...

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c1910 JACKANAPES Horatia Ewing illus CALDECOTT Children
c1910 JACKANAPES Horatia Ewing illus CALDECOTT Children

Price: £71.99

An illustrated and decorative early twentieth century edition of Ewing's children's story. Bound in quarter-cloth with the original pictorial paper-covered boards, with colour illustration. 'Two Hundred and Thirteenth Thousand.' Includes...

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c1910 Sketches from Dickens Illustrated Poor Traveller Mrs Gamp
c1910 Sketches from Dickens Illustrated Poor Traveller Mrs Gamp

Price: £29.99

A collection of some short tales from Charles Dickens. Illustrated throughout with numerous colour plates. Including The Poor Traveller, Boots at the Holly Tree Inn and Mrs Gamp.

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c1910 The Swiss Family Robinson Johann David Wyss H B Paull
c1910 The Swiss Family Robinson Johann David Wyss H B Paull

Price: £39.99

A smart copy of Mrs H. B. Paull's translation of the Swiss Family Robinson. With coloured frontispiece.

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c1910 When London Burned Restoration and the Great Fire G A Henty Illustrated
c1910 When London Burned Restoration and the Great Fire G A Henty Illustrated

Price: £19.99

A children's historical story by George Alfred Henty, set during the seventeenth century. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates, including a coloured frontispiece.

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c1911 A Book of Children's Verse Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch Illus M E Gray
c1911 A Book of Children's Verse Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch Illus M E Gray

Price: £135.00

A beautifully illustrated collection of children's verse.With illustrations in colour by M. Etheldreda Gray.Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch were both English editors and writers of various works who co-wrote and co-edited two works...

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c1911 For Dear Dad By L T Meade With Eight Colour Illustrations By Lewis Baumer
c1911 For Dear Dad By L T Meade With Eight Colour Illustrations By Lewis Baumer

Price: £19.99

A children's novel with eight coloured illustrations by Lewis Baumer. L. T. Meade was the pseudonym of Elizabeth Thomasina Meade Smith, a prolific writer of girls' stories. She began writing at 17 and produced over 300 books...

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c1912 More About The Empire Talwin Morris Childrens Illustrated Colonial History
c1912 More About The Empire Talwin Morris Childrens Illustrated Colonial History

Price: £69.99

A wonderfully illustrated copy of this fascinating relic of colonial history. 'More About The Empire' tells the stories of British settlers all over the world; in Australia, New Zealand and the West Indies. Featuring illustrations,...

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c1912 The Cloister and the Hearth Middle Ages Charles Reade Illus Gordon Browne
c1912 The Cloister and the Hearth Middle Ages Charles Reade Illus Gordon Browne

Price: £96.00

A beautifully illustrated novel by Charles Reade.With colour illustrations by Gordon Browne. Gordon Browne was an English artist and Children's book illustrator, the younger son of Hablot Knight Browne, better known as 'Phiz' the illustrator...

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c1913 Adolf Holst Das Goldene Tor Colour Illustrated Ernst Kutzer Uncommon
c1913 Adolf Holst Das Goldene Tor Colour Illustrated Ernst Kutzer Uncommon

Price: £345.00

A charming first edition of the German children's book Das Goldene Tor by Adolf Holst.With colour illustrations throughout by Ernst Kutzer.Containing short verses such as Unne-kathrein, Laternchen, and Marchen. These are...

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c1913 Who Did It or Holmwood Priory by H C Adams Schoolboy's Tale Story
c1913 Who Did It or Holmwood Priory by H C Adams Schoolboy's Tale Story

Price: £14.99

A novel for youngsters, with illustrated frontispiece and decorative head and tail pieces. A prize presentation copy, with bookplate to front pastedown from Waverly Park Sunday school. Presented to Attwood Burgess for regular attendance...

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c1916 The GINGERBREAD MAN Pogany FABLE Childrens ILLUS
c1916 The GINGERBREAD MAN Pogany FABLE Childrens ILLUS

Price: £122.99

Cloth spine with paper covered boards and colour inlay to front board. A scarce poetical version of this much loved children's fairy tale with many double page colour illustrations by Willy Pogany.

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c1917 Old French Nursery Songs Horace Mansion Colour Illustrations
c1917 Old French Nursery Songs Horace Mansion Colour Illustrations

Price: £45.00

A nicely illustrated collection of popular French Nursery Songs collected and arranged to music by Horace Mansion.Charming full page illustrations by art nouveau illustrator Anne Anderson.

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c1917 The Adventures of Chippybobbie and Mr Fieldmouse Hawlet Morgan Dustwrapper
c1917 The Adventures of Chippybobbie and Mr Fieldmouse Hawlet Morgan Dustwrapper

Price: £695.00

An early twentieth-century children's book, in its extremely scarce dustwrapper. Illustrated with many coloured plates, and illustrations in the text.

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c1918 Cautionary Tales For Children Illustrated Hilaire Belloc B T B Verse
c1918 Cautionary Tales For Children Illustrated Hilaire Belloc B T B Verse

Price: £25.00

An early edition of this parody work by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated throughout, with drawings by B.T.B. 'Cautionary Tales for Children' is a parody of the popular 19th century cautionary tales....

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c1920 CHILDRENS Bill the Minder by W. HEATH ROBINSON
c1920 CHILDRENS Bill the Minder by W. HEATH ROBINSON

Price: £155.99

A beautifully illustrated children's book. Bound in cloth with pictorial boards. With numerous black and white illustrations and sixteen tipped in colour plates including frontis. Some of the black and white illustrations have...

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c1920 CHILDRENS The Story Palace ILLUSTRATED Storybook
c1920 CHILDRENS The Story Palace ILLUSTRATED Storybook

Price: £23.99

An illustrated children's book, The Story Palace. Bound in quarter cloth with pictorial front board. Includes numerous in-text black and white illustrations, with a frontis and double-page spread in colour. Contents include...

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c1920 Friends of the Forest SCARCE Illustrated Stanley Berkeley Dean & Son
c1920 Friends of the Forest SCARCE Illustrated Stanley Berkeley Dean & Son

Price: £59.99

This is a scarce copy of this children's magazine on the animals of the forest. This copy is beautifully illustrated throughout by artist Stanley Berkeley, known for his animal, sporting and military scenes.

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c1920 My Animal Book Uncommon Picture Book Lion Camel Giraffe Children's Learning Primer
c1920 My Animal Book Uncommon Picture Book Lion Camel Giraffe Children's Learning Primer

Price: £120.00

A brightly illustrated children's book, naming several animals. A short book, printed on thick hard boards rather than paper. This curious and uncommon work lists and illustrated many animals...

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c1920 My Pets Animal Fun Illustrated British Juvenile Fiction Rhyming Childrens
c1920 My Pets Animal Fun Illustrated British Juvenile Fiction Rhyming Childrens

Price: £80.00

A charming children's book from the early 20th century.Undated, dated from other works from the same publisher on Copac.A scarce work, with beautiful illustrations throughout.This work is a series of rhyming tales regarding many different...

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c1922 The Meet of the Gay Gissyquacks EJ and Dora Banks Illustrated Very Scarce
c1922 The Meet of the Gay Gissyquacks EJ and Dora Banks Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £39.99

A charming children's book of verse about ducks that go fox-hunting. The book tells the story of the Gissyquack ducks and geese who are bored at home in the parlour and decide to go hunting, ending eventually in the death of Mr....

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c1924 Josephine and Her Dolls H C Cradock Honor Appleton Illus Dustwrapper
c1924 Josephine and Her Dolls H C Cradock Honor Appleton Illus Dustwrapper

Price: £120.00

A beautifully illustrated children's book by H C Cradock.With illustrations by Honor C Appleton.

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c1925 Among the Bushrangers HENTY childrens ADVENTURE
c1925 Among the Bushrangers HENTY childrens ADVENTURE

Price: £24.99

Publisher's pictorial cloth covered boards. Illustrated with 3 lovely black and white plates. This story is an excerpt from 'A Final Reckoning, a Tale of Australia in the 1830s'. George Alfred Henty (December 8, 1832 - November...

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c1925 Bed Time Stories by Star Radio Hilda Trevelyan Illustrated
c1925 Bed Time Stories by Star Radio Hilda Trevelyan Illustrated

Price: £65.00

This is an illustrated collection of children's stories produced by Star Radio.With an introduction by Hilda Trevelyan, an English actress known for her performances in plays by J.M. Barrie.

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c1925 Cuthbert Hartington Sieges of Paris G A Henty Illustrated
c1925 Cuthbert Hartington Sieges of Paris G A Henty Illustrated

Price: £34.99

An adventure story by George Alfred Henty. Illustrated throughout with five plates (missing the sixth). George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 16 November 1902), was a prolific English novelist and a special correspondent. He is...

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c1925 Once Upon a Time Children's Stories from the Classics Illustrated Winder
c1925 Once Upon a Time Children's Stories from the Classics Illustrated Winder

Price: £40.00

A collection of children's tales.Retold in the words of Blacke Winder.Illustrated throughout, with 48 colour plates after drawings by Harry G Theaker. Undated, dated using Copac. Unfortunately has lost the pictorial image pasted to...

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c1927 Sails of Gold Lady Cynthia Asquith Illustrated A A Milne John Buchan
c1927 Sails of Gold Lady Cynthia Asquith Illustrated A A Milne John Buchan

Price: £110.00

A charmingly illustrated collection of short stories for children.With contributions by Lady Cynthia Asquith, John Buchan and A. A. Milne.Includes the story Tigger Comes to the Forest, by A.A. Milne, part of the popular Winnie...

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c1927 The Children's Delight Picture Book Colour Lithographs Illustrated
c1927 The Children's Delight Picture Book Colour Lithographs Illustrated

Price: £14.99

A storybook for children, illustrated with three full-colour lithographs and many further in-text pictures. Including a story called 'The White Rabbit', illustrated with four photographs of children acting out scenes. With a children's...

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c1928 Histories or Tales of Past Times Told by Mother Goose G M Gent Limited
c1928 Histories or Tales of Past Times Told by Mother Goose G M Gent Limited

Price: £130.00

This is a limited edition copy of this work translated in to English by G M Gent.Number 156 of 1025 copies. With a frontispiece and colour head pieces.Mother Goose is an imaginary author of a collection of fairy tales and nursery rhymes...

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c1930 3vol Tales of Beatrix Potter Timmy Tiptoes Squirrel Nutkin Ginger Pickles
c1930 3vol Tales of Beatrix Potter Timmy Tiptoes Squirrel Nutkin Ginger Pickles

Price: £65.00

Three wonderful Beatrix Potter tales. Containing:The Tale of Ginger and PicklesThe Tale of Timmy TiptoesThe Tale of Squirrel NutkinIllustrated throughout with coloured plates and sketches in the text. All volumes are undated.

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c1930 In Hands of Cave Dwellers HENTY childrens
c1930 In Hands of Cave Dwellers HENTY childrens

Price: £24.99

Publisher's pictorial cloth covered boards with orange lettering. Illustrated with two lovely black and white plates by Wat Miller. George Alfred Henty (December 8, 1832 - November 16, 1902), was a prolific British novelist, war...

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c1930 Judy The Guide Elinor M Brent-Dyer Early Edition Novel Children's Fiction
c1930 Judy The Guide Elinor M Brent-Dyer Early Edition Novel Children's Fiction

Price: £45.00

A children's novel by prolific author, Elinor M Brent-Dyer Lacking dustwrapper, as is common. Elinor M Brent-Dyer wrote more than 100 children's books during her lifetime. Her most famous...

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c1930 More Ruthless Rhymes For Heartless Homes Ridgewell Harry Graham Illustrated
c1930 More Ruthless Rhymes For Heartless Homes Ridgewell Harry Graham Illustrated

Price: £90.00

A collection of humorous poems by Harry Graham. Published thirty years since Graham's original collection of rhymes titled 'Ruthless Rhymes'. Illustrated throughout, with many drawings by Ridgewell....

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c1930 My Fine Big Book Illustrated Childrens Blackie and Sons
c1930 My Fine Big Book Illustrated Childrens Blackie and Sons

Price: £25.00

An anthology of short stories for children.An uncommon collection of children's short stories written by various authors. Contains many large, in text, black and white illustrations, and a coloured frontispiece.

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c1930 True to the Old Flag by G A Henty Historical Fiction Childrens
c1930 True to the Old Flag by G A Henty Historical Fiction Childrens

Price: £34.99

An undated early edition of prolific novelist G. A Henty's historical adventure novel.'True to the Old Flag' is set in the American War of Independence and sides, rather controversially, with the Loyalists rather than the patriots.With...

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c1932 The Night Before Christmas Clement C Moore Second Ed Arthur Rackham Illus
c1932 The Night Before Christmas Clement C Moore Second Ed Arthur Rackham Illus

Price: £70.00

A lovely, early edition copy of this work charming work of children's fiction, illustrated by the noted artist Arthur Rackham. A charming second edition copy of this work of children's fiction....

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c1935 Ojo in Oz Ruth Plumly Thompson L Frank Baum Illustrated John R Neill
c1935 Ojo in Oz Ruth Plumly Thompson L Frank Baum Illustrated John R Neill

Price: £87.00

An illustrated edition of this fascinating story from the Land of Oz series.Written by Ruth Plumly Thompson in the continuation of the original Oz series. Based around L Frank Baum's original tales of Oz series, Thompson wrote...

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c1935 The Golden Goose Book With Drawings by L Leslie Brooke Childrens Nursery
c1935 The Golden Goose Book With Drawings by L Leslie Brooke Childrens Nursery

Price: £47.00

A collection of children's stories.Illustrated by L Leslie Brooke throughout with many colour illustrations and vignettes.Undated, dated using Copac.Comprising of the tales of The Golden Goose, The Three Little Bears, The Three Little...

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c1937 Histoire de Mes Betes Alexandre Dumas Illustrated Henry Morin
c1937 Histoire de Mes Betes Alexandre Dumas Illustrated Henry Morin

Price: £55.00

A short animal story, with wonderful illustrations, from celebrated author Alexandre Dumas. Illustrated with many vignettes from Henry Morin.

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c1937 The Story of Little Black Quasha Helen Bannerman Illustrated Children's
c1937 The Story of Little Black Quasha Helen Bannerman Illustrated Children's

Price: £75.00

A pocket sized, illustrated children's work by popular author Helen Bannerman. Illustrated throughout. Bannerman is best known for her work 'Little Black Sambo'. Bannerman wrote many children's...

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c1939 8Vol Young Folks Stories New Series Scarce Fairies Childrens Mermaids
c1939 8Vol Young Folks Stories New Series Scarce Fairies Childrens Mermaids

Price: £180.00

An eight volume set of the 'new series' of this children's collection.Complete set of 8 volumes. Dated from Copac.Volumes as follows:The Fairies of the Valley by Eleanor JefferiesThe Journeys of Opal by N. W. JayeMaple and Ruby by...

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c1939 The Friendly Story Book 100 Colour Pictures In Paper Wraps Very Scarce
c1939 The Friendly Story Book 100 Colour Pictures In Paper Wraps Very Scarce

Price: £120.00

A very scarce copy of The Friendly Story Book An Alderman Book by Anonymous With '32 Easy to read pages and over 100 colour pictures'. An Alderman Book. In original paper wraps. Stories include: Clementine, Holiday, Rainy Picnic...

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c1940 Jack and The Beanstalk A Kiddie Kurt Book Molly B Thomson Illus
c1940 Jack and The Beanstalk A Kiddie Kurt Book Molly B Thomson Illus

Price: £22.00

A charming copy of 'Jack and The Beanstalk' with cut out pieces. Published as a part of the 'Kiddie Kut' series by Collins Clear Type Press. Arranged and illustrated by Molly B Thompson. The...

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c1940 Pickaninny Written and Illustrated by Maben Childrens Uncommon
c1940 Pickaninny Written and Illustrated by Maben Childrens Uncommon

Price: £110.00

A beautifully illustrated children's book about little 'Pickaninny' and his adventures with the handsome Mrs. Turtle. With lovely, stylised autolithographic plates throughout. Uncommon. 

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c1940 The Little Brownie Daisy Sewell Jeannie McConnell Uncommon
c1940 The Little Brownie Daisy Sewell Jeannie McConnell Uncommon

Price: £55.00

A collection of short fairy stories by Daisy Sewell. Undated, dated using copac. In original wrappers with a colour plate tipped on the front cover by Jeannie McConnell. This appears to...

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c1940 The Lost Princess of Oz L Frank Baum Dustwrapper John R Neill Childrens
c1940 The Lost Princess of Oz L Frank Baum Dustwrapper John R Neill Childrens

Price: £250.00

An illustrated edition of this work from the Land of Oz series.Scarce with original dustwrapper, which is price clipped.Although the copyright states 1917, this edition was published c1940 as in 1935 the colour plates were discontinued....

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c1945 H de Balzac Scenes Eparses Quatre Histoires de Betes Illustrated Boucher
c1945 H de Balzac Scenes Eparses Quatre Histoires de Betes Illustrated Boucher

Price: £125.00

A charmingly illustrated collection of children's animals stories.Printed in French.Honore de Balzac was a French novelist and playwright. He is most famous for his sequence of short stories and novels collectively entitled La Comedia...

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c1945 Kentucky Twins Sally and Sambo Children's Coloured Illustrated Very Scarce
c1945 Kentucky Twins Sally and Sambo Children's Coloured Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £95.00

A fully illustrated children's book about 'The Kentucky Twins', Sally and Sambo. A children's illustrated book about twins Sally and Sambo, roughly following them through a day in their life,...

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c1945 My Kitten Book By Sheena Morey Colour Illustrated By Kippy In Dustwrapper
c1945 My Kitten Book By Sheena Morey Colour Illustrated By Kippy In Dustwrapper

Price: £25.99

A scarce copy of My Kitten Book by Sheena Morey. Illustrated in colour with autolithographs by Kippy, enhanced by 'an unusual black background'. In unclipped dustwrapper. A companion book to My Puppy Book a story in rhyme...

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c1945 The Lost King of Oz Ruth Plumly Thompson Illustrated L Frank Baum Children
c1945 The Lost King of Oz Ruth Plumly Thompson Illustrated L Frank Baum Children

Price: £60.00

An illustrated edition of this story from the popular land of Oz.Written by Ruth Plumly Thompson as a continuation of the previous books on Oz.Based around L Frank Baum's original tales of Oz series, Thompson wrote several works continuing...

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c1945 The Patchwork Girl of Oz L Frank Baum Illustrated John R Neill Childrens
c1945 The Patchwork Girl of Oz L Frank Baum Illustrated John R Neill Childrens

Price: £69.00

A twentieth century edition of L Frank Baum's The Patchwork Girl of Oz.The Patchwork Girl of Oz is the seventh book set in the Land of Oz. It was adapted into film in 1914 through Baum's 'Oz Film Manufacturing Company.' This edition...

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c1945 Vlindertjes Teekenigen van Rie Cramer Sutorius Chromolithograph Plates
c1945 Vlindertjes Teekenigen van Rie Cramer Sutorius Chromolithograph Plates

Price: £99.99

A beautifully illustrated poem for children. In Dutch. With full-colour chromolithographic plates throughout.

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c1948 Ula and the Spriggans A F C Hillstead Dustwrapper Illustrated
c1948 Ula and the Spriggans A F C Hillstead Dustwrapper Illustrated

Price: £48.00

This is an illustrated work by A .F. C. Hillstead.Illustrated throughout by Scott Shepherd.

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c1950 St. Bartholomew's Eve G.A. HENTY
c1950  St. Bartholomew's Eve  G.A. HENTY

Price: £12.99

A bright, clean copy of St. Bartholomew's Eve by G.A. Henty. Bound in blue paper-covered boards with gilt lettering. With a colour frontispiece. "This book has been carefully edited and slightly abridged to meet the reading tastes...

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c1950 A Nursery History of England Elizabeth O'Neill George Morrow British
c1950 A Nursery History of England Elizabeth O'Neill George Morrow British

Price: £25.00

A children's guide to the history of Britain from the earliest of times. Illustrated throughout, with many designs both colour and black and white by George Morrow. Undated, dated from the...

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c1950 ABC And All That Gladys Rees Nursery Rhymes Children's Lessons Dustwrapper
c1950 ABC And All That Gladys Rees Nursery Rhymes Children's Lessons Dustwrapper

Price: £60.00

This is a charmingly illustrated children's book by ilustrator and author Gladys Rees.Containing a new alphabet, early lessons and eighty nursery rhymes, including illustrated classics such as Sing a Song of Sixpence.

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c1950 Come to the Circus Elinor Brent-Dyer Sparrow Hawk Illustrated
c1950 Come to the Circus Elinor Brent-Dyer Sparrow Hawk Illustrated

Price: £29.99

A bright and bold collection of stories and information about the circus. With a colour photographic frontispiece and many further plates, as well as an illustrated title and illustrations in the text. With stories written...

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c1950 The Missing Speed Ace by Leonard Gribble
c1950 The Missing Speed Ace by Leonard Gribble

Price: £17.99

The gripping tale of the disappearance of motorbike ace Jim Duggan. With full-colour frontispiece and four black and white illustrations.

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c1950 The New Tom Merry's Own Mandeville Publications Annual Illustrated
c1950 The New Tom Merry's Own Mandeville Publications Annual Illustrated

Price: £28.00

This is a charmingly illustrated copy of one of the popular Tom Merry annuals.Published by Mandeville publications, the first of these was originally titled Tom Merry's Annual, and all subsequent volumes were labelled Tom Merry's Own....

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c1950 The Tale of Ginger and Pickles Beatrix Potter Reprint Childrens Fiction
c1950 The Tale of Ginger and Pickles Beatrix Potter Reprint Childrens Fiction

Price: £22.99

A lovely copy of this classic children's tale by Beatrix Potter. The book tells of two shopkeepers who extend unlimited credit to their customers and, as a result, are forced to go out of business. Identified as a reprint by its...

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c1953 Nursery Nonsense Molly B Thomson Illustrated Rhymes Hey Diddle Diddle
c1953 Nursery Nonsense Molly B Thomson Illustrated Rhymes Hey Diddle Diddle

Price: £30.00

A charming children's work, illustrated throughout. Arranged and illustrated by Molly B Thomson. Undated, dated from ink inscription. A rhyming work, featuring many well known characters from...

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c1955 The Boy on The Boat Train D M Rice Thomas Perks Children's Boys
c1955 The Boy on The Boat Train D M Rice Thomas Perks Children's Boys

Price: £30.00

An adventure novel by D Rice from Blackie's 'series for boys'. The first edition. Held in original unclipped dustwrapper. This follows two brothers, Anthony and Sammy Fox and their adventures...

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c1956 3vol Rupert Adventure Series No. 24 25 28 Rupert Bear Colour Illustrated
c1956 3vol Rupert Adventure Series No. 24 25 28 Rupert Bear Colour Illustrated

Price: £115.00

Three charming stories from the 'Rupert Adventure Series'; starring Mary Tourtel's bear in his distinctive red jumper, bright yellow checked trousers, and his matching yellow scarf. A popular...

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c1957 The Water Babies Beautifully Illustrated in Colour Charles Kingsley Paperback
c1957 The Water Babies Beautifully Illustrated in Colour Charles Kingsley Paperback

Price: £22.00

A charmingly illustrated copy of this famous children's novel by Charles Kingsley. Undated, dated using Copac. This mid-twentieth century work is a nicely illustrated copy of the famous children's...

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c1958 Lucie Attwell's Annual Children's Activities Colour Illustrations 1st
c1958 Lucie Attwell's Annual Children's Activities Colour Illustrations 1st

Price: £80.00

The first edition of the 1958 Lucie Attwell Annual for children, colourfully illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. A children's annual containing short stories, and activities....

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c1960 Teddy Tar and the Magic Needle Colourful Children's Storybook Scarce
c1960 Teddy Tar and the Magic Needle Colourful Children's Storybook Scarce

Price: £36.99

A charming storybook for children. Illustrated throughout in full-colour.

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