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ADAMS, Ellinor Davenport.
The Disagreeable Duke.
London: George Allen, 1894.
With 8 full page illustrations by Emily J. Harding. Lovely gilt-decorated cloth covers. Pencil name on endpaper, spine slightly darkened, one corner bumped, else very good.
$85.00 Book Number: 2066 Order / Enquire
ALDANA, Patricia. (Editor).
Jade and Iron. Latin American Tales from Two Cultures. Translated by Hugh Hazelton. Illustrated by Luis Garay.
Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, (1996). 1st ed.
Lovely colour illustrations. Fine in dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 5463 Order / Enquire
(AUNT JUDY MAGAZINE). Various.
Stories from Aunt Judy. Illustrations by Ethel F. Everett.
London: G.Bell and Sons Ltd., 1913.
Small crown 8vo., toffee coloured cloth decorated in cream, pp. viii, 268, top edge trimmed with brown top-stain, other edges uncut, eight illustrations in colour by Everett. This ia a volume in "The Queen's Treasures Series". All of these stories are reprinted from Aunt Judy's Magazine. Tidy name on endpaper, short tear in margin of one page, else a fine copy of an attractive book.
$60.00 Book Number: 5643 Order / Enquire
Birrer, Cynthia; Birrer, William
The Shoemaker and the Elves
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books
Quarto, pictorial cloth, unpaginated; illustrated in colour. Small area where previous owner's name has been inked-out with a black marker on endpaper, else very good. No dust jacket. NOT an ex-library copy.
$16.50 Book Number: 12928 Order / Enquire
BISHOP, Morris. (Editor).
A Renaissance Storybook.
Ithaca: Cornell University, (1971). First edition.
Near fine in a price-clipped dust jacket.
$22.00 Book Number: 2730 Order / Enquire
Mary Mouse Goes to Sea.
London: Hodder Causton, 1974.
No statement of reprinting. Approximately 8" x 6", pictorial boards, pp. . Illustrated in colour. Previous owner's name neatly written on first leaf, light wear to covers, else very good or better.
$16.50 Book Number: 12980 Order / Enquire
Hallo, Mary Mouse.
London: Hodder Causton, 1974.
No statement of reprinting. Approximately 8" x 6", pictorial boards, pp. . Illustrated in colour. Previous owner's name neatly written on first leaf, covers rubbed at extemities with small split at lower front gutter, small impressions near top of covers, rear board with a crease. Still a good, sound copy that remains attractive.
$16.50 Book Number: 12981 Order / Enquire
Noddy in Fuzzy-Felt Toyland.
Buckinghamshire: Allan Industries, (ca 1962).
Fuzzy-felt board game with felt figures from the Noddy Toyland characters. Original felt pieces, complete as per diagram, with tray, felt board, and two printed inserts. Very light creasing to a couple of characters, o/w near fine in the original pictorial box, which is split at one corner, and with a 1" split and a 1" tear along front edge, and with some faint insignificant staining to bottom of box. Generally very bright and an extremely attractive item. Scarce.
$75.00 Book Number: 6587 Order / Enquire
The Emperor's Falcon.
London: Methuen, (1980). First edition.
Octavo, brown boards, pp. ; attractively illustrated by the author. Fine in a dust jacket which lacks a printed price.
$16.50 Book Number: 11314 Order / Enquire
Above Rubies; or, Memorials of Christian Gentlewomen.
London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1901.
Octavo, decorated blue cloth stamped in black and gold, pp. v, - 304. The covers proclaim this to be a volume in the "Girls' Select Library". Old county library stamps lighly applied in three places, endpapers considerably darkened, three large numbers faintly written on front free endpaper, page edges tanned, light spatter to top page edge, else very good or better with the covers quite bright and showing only light wear and rubbing. An attractive late Victorian edition.
$30.00 Book Number: 12871 Order / Enquire
BURNETT, Frances Hodgson.
Two Little Pilgrim's Progress. A Story of the City Beautiful.
London: Frederick Warne and Company, 1895. Reprint.
Octavo, dark blue decorated cloth, pp. 215; illustrated by R.W. MacBeth. An attractive edition of this book. Ink inscription on endpaper [dated 1897], light scattered foxing, rubbed at spine ends and corners, else a near fine, bright copy.
$65.00 Book Number: 13480 Order / Enquire
BURNETT, Frances Hodgson.
In the Closed Room.
New York: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1904. First edition.
Octavo, green cloth stamped in gilt, pp. ; with eight colour illustrations by Jessie Wilcox Smith. Non-authorial inscription on endpaper, slight wear to cloth covers, else a bright near fine copy.
$75.00 Book Number: 14406 Order / Enquire
New York: Crown Publisher's, Inc., (1999). First American edition.
23.5 cm x 29.5 cm, pictorial boards, unpaginated, colour illustrations by Burningham. An envionmental fable, with hope for a better world. Fine in dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 12097 Order / Enquire
Rex Lee Ace of the Air Mail.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, (1929). First edition.
Octavo, pictorial green cloth, pp. 212, +  page publisher's ads. The publisher's advertisement for this series lists 8 titles. Page edges tanned, small bump to bottom page edge, covers are extremely clean and near fine. The dust jacket has small chips at the spine ends affecting the title, and has several short tears and some loss at the fold. Over-all very bright, attractive, and very good. Presents well in a supplied mylar dust jacket protector.
$27.50 Book Number: 12846 Order / Enquire
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1975). First American edition.
23.5 cm x 16 cm, navy blue cloth, pp. [vii], , ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus. The English Civil War (1642-1651), is the background to this novel. Book is near fine; dust jacket is price-clipped, with a large neatly repaired chip to the front panel, also some edge tears, else very good. Most copies online appear to be ex-library service - this copy is not. Comes with a mylar dust jacket protector.
$19.25 Book Number: 11791 Order / Enquire