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Heward Constance - Ameliaranne at the Farm

Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Hardback. A good plus copy with pictorial boards. Illustrated endpapers. 28 colour illustrations plus title illustration. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Corners rubbed. Unpaginated. Larger format.
Published : George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1937, First Edition
£30.00

Heward Constance - Ameliaranne Keeps School

Illustrated by S.B.Pearse.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with colour illustration on front board. Smallish gift inscription on front free endpaper. Colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. Good plus dustwrapper with minor edge wear and tear. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable cover.
Published : George G. Harrap & #Co.Ltd., London 1940, First Edition
£50.00

Heward, Constance - Ameliaranne Goes Touring

Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Hardback. A very good copy in a price-clipped but otherwise very good dustwrapper which shows a little edge wear. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing, or other internal marking. Unpaginated. Attractive colour illustrations throughout.
Published : George G Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1959, Reprint
£15.00

Hill Lorna - Dancer in Danger

Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. In a good plus price-clipped dustwrapper which has sellotape marks on the inner flaps. Rather disfiguring sellotape marks to book end-papers. Edge and end-paper foxing. Pp.vi,186. 3 colour plates. 8 pencil drawings.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons, London 1960, First Edition
£15.00

Hill Lorna - Dancing Peel

Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Hardback. Nd. 1st edition,1954? A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. SIGNED by author "Best Wishes, Lorna Hill" on title page. No ownership inscription. A little light fore-edge foxing. Pp.iv,220. Colour frontispiece. 8 black and white illustrations. Map end-papers.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons, London,
£30.00

Hill Lorna - Dress-Rehearsal

Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Hardback. A very good copy. Very good dustwrapper which has one small edge tear and a little creasing at top of spine. Not foxed. 192 pages. Frontispiece and 8 illustrations. A "Wells" book.
Published : Evans Brothers Ltd., London 1959, First Edition
£18.00

Hill Lorna - No Castanets at the Wells

Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. In a very good dustwrapper which shows just a little wear and tear to the spine ends. The wrapper, which is not price-clipped, is now protected in a clear, removsable sleeve. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 192 pages. 7 black and white illustrations.
Published : Evans Brothers, London 1953, First Edition
£22.00

Hill Lorna - Return to the Wells

Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. In a good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which shows a little wear to spine ends and has an internally repaired edge tear. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. 191 pages. Frontispiece and 6 illustrations.
Published : Evans Brothers, London 1955, First Edition
£10.00

Hill Lorna - Rosanna Joins the Wells

Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. In a good dustwrapper which shows moderate edge wear and tear especiallt to spine ends where there are also small chips. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Some edge foxing but quite clean internally. No ownership inscription. 189 pages. Frontispiece and 6 illustrations.
Published : Evans Brothers, London 1956, First Edition
£15.00

Hill Lorna - The Little Dancer

Hardback. A A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. The wrapper, which is price-clipped and with some internal foxing, is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Some edge and end-paper foxing. Prize label. Pp.viii,208. 3 colour plates. 8 pencil drawings. This the the third volume in the "Dancing Peel" series.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons, London 1956, First Edition
£10.00

Hill Lorna - Veronica at the Wells

Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. A touch of fore-edge foxing. In a near very good dustwrapper which has minor edge wear and tear. SIGNED on the title page: "Best wishes from the author, Lorna Hill." 210 pages. 6 illustrations.
Published : Evans Brothers Ltd., London 1956, Reprint
£24.00

Hinde Cecilia & Jean - About Corkey

Hardback. Nd. The only date given in the book is the copyright date of 1960. The first six Corky titles are listed. A very good copy in red pictorial boards. A little wear to spine ends. Unpaginated. Colour illustration on each right-hand page with a smallish amount of text on left-hand pages. A small child's book about a hedgehog. Uncommon.
Published : Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh 1960,
£20.00

Hood Thomas - Miss Kilmansegg and her Precious Leg a Golden legend

Illustrated by Thomas S. Seccombe.
A good copy in green cloth lettered in green on a gilt background. The gilt has faded from the top four letters on the spine. All edges gilt. Some wear to board tips. Gift inscription dated Christmas 1869 on front end-paper. A little foxing to end-papers but otherwise a nice copy internally. 150 pages. Numerous line illustrations accompany this humorous poem.
Published : E. Moxon & Son, London 1870, First Edition
£55.00

Horrabin J.F. - Japhet and Happy's Annual 1938

Hardback. A good copy with illustrated front cover edged in green and faded red spine. Gift inscription on front free endpaper dated Christmas 1937. Corners rubbed and worn.. 160 pages. Stories selected and reprinted from the "News Chronicle". Illustrated throughout (some in colour) by the author.
Published : The News Chronicle Publications Department, London 1938, First Edition
£15.00

Horse Harry - The Ogopogo or My Journey with the Loch Ness Monster

Hardback. A very good copy in laminated boards. Some spine lean otherwise a nice copy. 69 pages. Illustrated by the author in black and white. An amusing children's story about the Loch Ness monster.
Published : Macdonald Publishers 1983, First Edition
£20.00

Howker Janni - Martin Farrell

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's dark brown cloth with title in gilt on spine. Author's inscribed presentation copy. 86 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is protected in a removable cover. The wrapper would be fine but for some fading to spine (although the lettering remains clear). "In Janni Howker's new book we enter the legendary world of the Border reivers."
Published : Julia MacRae Books, London 1994, First Edition
£18.00

Hoyer M.A. Et al - Little Miss Bo-Peep and Other Stories

Nd. c. 1900? Just about good. Attractive decorated front cover. Lacks front end-paper. 64 pages. Coloured frontispiece. Many black and white illustrations. Short stories for children by E. Nesbit and others.
Published : Ernest Nister, London,
£15.00

Hughes G.F. - The Adventures of Bill Holmes

Hardback. A near very good copy in green cloth lettered in black on spine. In a good, price-clipped, dustwrapper with minor edge tears/chipping, some soiling to rear panel and internal spotting. Some edge and a little end-paper foxing. Pp.v,190. Illustrations by Middlehurst. Stories of a schoolboy detective.
Published : Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press, London 1950, First Edition
£20.00

Hughes Shirley - The Nursery Collection

Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Hardback. 4to. A near very good copy in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated endpapers. Stories include Bathwater's Hot, When we went to the Park, Colours, All Shapes and Sizes and Noisy. 61 pages. Illustrated imn colour throughout. SIGNED by Shirley Hughes on title page.
Published : Walker Books, London 1994, Reprint
£15.00

Hughes, Shirley - The Big Concrete Lorry

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's illustrated laminated boards. Spine slightly bumped at top and bottom. No inscriptions. Unpaginated. Colourfully illustrated throughout. A nice clean copy
Published : Walker Books, London 1989, First Edition
£6.00

Hughes, Ted - Ffangs, the Vampire Bat and the Kiss of Truth

Illustrated by Chris Riddell.
Hardback.A very good copy in publisher's black cloth with title in silver on spine. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 96 pages. Very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1986, First Edition
£6.00

Hughes, Ted - What Is the Truth? : A Farmyard Fable for the Young

Illustrated by R. J. Lloyd.
Hardback. Oblong 4to. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered in gilt in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 127 pages. Illustrated throughout.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1984, First Edition
£15.00

Hurliman Bettina - Three Centuries of Children's Books in Europe

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 297pp. 28 plates. An important contribution to the bibliography of children's books.
Published : Oxford University Press 1967, First Edition
£5.00

Hutchinson A.S.M. - The Book of Simon

Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has two or three edge chips. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 109 pages. Colour frontispiece and 10 full-page black and white illustrations together with smaller line drawings. A celebration by the author of his young son.
Published : Hodder and Stoughton, London 1930, First Edition
£18.00

Hutton Florence - Scottish Fairy Tales

Hardback. 12mo. Nd. c. 1930? A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the upper board. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 59 pages. Nine Scottish fairy tales. Uncommon.
Published : David MacDonald Ltd, Edinburgh, First Edition
£15.00

Hutton Florence - Scottish Fairy Tales

Nd. c. 1930? Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the upper board. Signed by the author. 59 pages. Nine Scottish fairy tales. Uncommon.
Published : David MacDonald Ltd, Edinburgh, First Edition
£20.00

Inchfawn Philip and Fay - The Golliwog News a Story of Three Children and a Toy Newspaper

Illustrated by T.C. Smith.
Nd. c.1913? Probably first edition. A very good copy in pictorial boards. Complete with the "Golliwog News" newspaper in an envelope attached to the front fixed end-paper. The envelope has been torn at the edges and sellotaped to the end-paper. Lacks front free end-paper. No ownership inscription. 234 pages + 32pp catalogue. 12 illustrations.
Published : S.W. Partridge & Co, London,
£50.00

J.K And V.B. - Sugar and Spice and All That's Nice: Pictures and Rhymes for the Little Ones

Hardback. Just about good. Some wear to spine and board edges. Pictorial front board. Prize label. Hinges cracked. 33 pages. Colour illustrations on each page.
Published : Strahan & Co, London 1882, First Edition
£20.00

Jacberns Raymond - That Troublesome Dog

Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Nd. but gift inscription is dated 1915. A good copy in decorated boards. Some wear to spine edges. Fore-edge foxing. 297pp. Six full-page colour illustrations by Mabel Lucie Attwell. Uncommon.
Published : W & R Chambers, London,
£65.00

Jackson Mrs. F. Nevill - Toys of Other Days

Hardback. 4to. A near very good copy in the original cloth. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some foxing to edges and first few pages. Pp.xxii,309. Numerous illustrations. A history of toys.
Published : Country Life, London 1908, First Edition
£45.00

Jackson Mrs. F. Nevill - Toys Of Other Days

A very good copy in a good, protected, dustwrapper, marked on spine. 379pp. Many illus. First published in 1908 this is a fascinating illustrated history of children's toys and games of all countries and ages up to the start of the 20th century.
Published : White Lion Publishers, London 1975, Reprint
£6.00

Jacob Violet - The Golden Heart & Other Fairy Stories

Illustrated by May Sandheim.
Hardback. A good copy in green cloth decorated on upper board and lettered in gilt on spine. No ownership inscription. Some edge and end-paper foxing. Pp.x,171. Coloured frontispiece and 16 black and white illustrations (two of which show some neat colouring in). An early work by the Scottish writer now best known for her poetry.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1904, First Edition
£25.00

Jacobs Joseph - Aesop's Fables

Illustrated by John Hejduk.
Hardback. Square 8vo. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. Red endpapers. No inscriptions. 14 full page colour illustrations. Unpaginated. Very good complete dustwrapper which is protected in a removable cover. "One of America's most respected architects and educators brings to life the stories of Aesop, whose tales have entertained and instructed us for over 25 hundred years. The illustrations were created in 1947 when John Hejduk was still a student at The School of Architecture at The Cooper Union in New York City--"
Published : RIzzoli International Publications Inc., New York 1991, First Edition Thus
£40.00

Jacobs, Joseph; Stobbs, William - Guleesh : A Picture Story from Ireland

Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's illustrated cover which has a slight crack rear board near top of spine (sounds worse than it is). No inscriptions. Colourfully illustrated on each page, 32 pages. Good plus dustwrapper which has a two inch tear on back panel, not price-clipped and protected in a removable cover.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1971, First Edition
£18.00

James Grace - Green Willow and other Japanese Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Hardback. A good copy in publisher's dark red cloth with gilt illustration on front board and title in gilt on spine. Boards show some dampstaining. Bookplate on front free endpaper. 16 colour illustrations by Warwick Goble. Some foxing to page ends. 232 pages.Good plus illustrated dustwrapper showing fairly minor edge chipping and protected in a removable cover.
Published : Macmillan & Co, London 1926, Reprint
£45.00

James Grace - New Friends for John and Mary

Illustrated by Mary Gardiner.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's light blue cloth with red illustration on front board and title in red on spine. Spine a little slanted. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Many black and white illustrations. 261 pages.Very good illustrated jacket which is not price-clipped
Published : Frederick Muller, London 1941, Second Edition
£22.00

Joan Natalie - Ameliaranne in Town

Illustrated by Susan Beatrice Pearse.
Hardback. A good plus copy in publisher's brown cover with illustration on front board and title in blue. Top and foot of spine rubbed.No inscriptions. Illustrated endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1930, First Edition
£22.00

Johns Captain W.E. - Biggles Gets His Men

Illustrated by Stead.
Hardback. A very good copy in a dustwrapper which shows some edge wear and tear and which is chipped at the head of the spine although the lettering is still just present. Gift inscription on front end-paper. 189 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1950, First Edition
£8.00

Johns Captain W.E. - Biggles Hunts Big Game

A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which shows a little edge wear and tear. Not price clipped. Some edge foxing. 210 pps. Dustwrapper protected by removable cover. 11 illustrations by Stead.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1948, First Edition
£20.00

Johns Captain W.E. - Biggles' Second Case

Illustrated by Stead.
A good copy in a poor dustwrapper which lacks the front inner flap and which has largeish edge chips.. 191 pps. Dustwrapper protected by removeable cover.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1948, First Edition
£10.00

Johns, Captain W.E. - Biggles Hunts Big Game

Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Hardback. Nd. A good copy in a good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. The wrapper, which shows some edge wear and tear is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Some edge and end-paper foxing. Pages browned. 183 pages. Frontispiece. A volume in the Hampton Library series.
Published : Brockhampton Press, Leicester,
£10.00

Kaplan A.O. - Baby's Souvenir

Illustrated by Frances Brundage.
Nd. Early 20th century. 4to. Generally a very good copy but there is a three inch tear up the inner side of the title page. 67 pages. Colour and black and white illustrations. Many of the entries have been completed for a baby born in 1918. What Santa Claus brought for Christmas 1918, baby's first prayer etc. Interesting period piece.
Published : Dean & Son, London,
£20.00

Kavanagh P.J. - Scarf Jack

A very good copy in a near vg dustwrapper. This is the author's first children's novel.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1978, First Edition
£5.00

Kingsley Charles - The Heroes; or Greek Fairy Tales for My Children

A good copy in brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Some fading to the boards. All edges gilt. Brown end-papers. 255pp. 8 illustrations.
Published : Macmillan, Cambridge 1859, Second Edition
£14.00