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Caldecott R. - The Great Panjandrum Himself

Softback. Nd. c. 1900? A fair copy. A little chipping to the covers. Neat internal repairs to tears with clear tape. 24 pages. Illustrated throughout including colour. An R. Caldecott picture book. Early issue.
Published : Frederick Warne & Co, London,
£9.00

Caldecott R. - The Queen of Hearts

Softback. Nd. late 19th century. A fair to good copy. Some tears to the spine paper. Small gift inscription on title page. 30 pages. Illustrated throughout including full-page colour illustrations. One of R. Caldecott's Picture Books.
Published : George Routledge & Sons, London,
£12.00

Caldecott Randolph - R. Caldecott's Picture Book (No.1)

Nd. c.1900? A very good copy in beige boards decorated in black and red. A little wear at spine ends. Square format. 123pp. Full page colour illustrations. Many black and white illustrations. Contains "The Diverting History of John Gilpin", "The House That Jack Built", "An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog" and "The Babes in the Wood".
Published : Frederick Warne, London,
£25.00

Caldecott Randolph - The Panjandrum Picture Book

Nd. c.1900? Oblong 8vo. A good copy with illustrated upper board. Some soiling to boards but a clean copy internally. Numerous colour and black and white illustrations. Contains "Come Lasses and Lads", Ride a Cock-Horse to Banbury Cross", "A Farmer went Trotting Upon his Grey Mare", "Mrs. Mary Blaize" and "The Great Panjandrum Himself".
Published : Frederick Warne, London,
£20.00

Calder-Marshall Arthur - Wish You Were Here, the Art of Donald McGill

Illustrated by Donald McGill.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's yellow cloth with title in red on spine. No inscriptions.50 colour illustrations including frontis. Good plus illustrated dustwrapper missing a smallish piece along the top of the rear panel. Not price-clipped. Donald McGill was the greatest practitioner of the comic postcard, and especially of the seaside postcard.
Published : Hutchinson, London 1966, First Edition
£20.00

Campbell Thomas - Gertrude of Wyoming; or, the Pennsylvanian Cottage

A good copy in red cloth which is darkened on the spine and upper board and showing wear at the spine ends and board tips. Bevelled edges. All edges gilt. Pp.viii,95. 35 illustrations by Birket Foster et al engraved by the Brothers Dalziel. A typewritten note tipped-in to the front-endpaper narrates the provenance of the book for its first 100 years.
Published : George Routledge & Co, London 1857,
£15.00

Captain Marryat - Jacob Faithful

Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
A good copy in dark red cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Pp.xxvi,416 + 4pp adverts. 40 full-page black and white illustrations by H.M. Brock.
Published : Macmillan, London 1895, First Edition Thus
£15.00

Carroll Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Illustrated by John Tenniel.
Hardback. A good plus copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and with gilt decorations to both upper and lower boards. Some fading to spine but lettering clearly readable. All edges gilt. Black end-papers. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.[xii],192 + one page publisher's adverts. Tissue-guarded frontispiece and numerous illustrations throughout. This early 1871 edition contains minor corrections to the text. Photographs available on request.
Published : Macmillan, London 1871, Twenty-Sixth Thousand
£320.00

Carroll Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Hardback. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 122 pages. Attractive colour illustrations, some full-page, by Michael Hague.
Published : Methuen Children's Books, London 1985, First Edition Thus
£15.00

Carroll Lewis - Rhyme? And Reason?

Illustrated by Arthur B. Frost and Henry Holiday.
Hardback. A good plus copy in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Some slanting to spine and a little wear to foot of spine. All edges gilt. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Pp.xii,214. 65 illustrations by Arthur B. Frost. Nine illustrations by Henry Holiday.
Published : Macmillan & Co, London 1907, Ninth Thousand
£14.00

Carse Roland - Monarchs of Merrie England - the Four Volume Set

Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Softback. Nd. c.1910. Four 4to volumes all in good condition with some rubbing and minor surface chipping to the edges of the card covers.. All with colour illustration on front cover, two full-page colour illustrations and many smaller line illustrations all by W. Heath Robinson. Browning to pages as usual.
Published : Alf Cooke Ltd., Leeds and London,
£80.00

Carter, Peter - Madatan

Illustrated by Victor Ambrus.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's light green cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Many black and white illustrations. 207 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. Set at the end of the 8th century, Nothumbria once the mightiest of the English kingdoms, is on the brink of civil war.
Published : Oxford University Press, London 1974, First Edition
£7.00

Cervantes - The Spanish Ladie and Two Other Stories from Cervantes Translated from the Original By James Mabbe 1640 and Newly Illustrated By Douglas Percy Bliss

Illustrated by Douglas Percy Bliss.
Hardback. A very good copy in paper covered boards with red cloth spine lettered in gilt. Lower board tips slightly bumped. Previous owner's ex libris plate on front free end-paper. Top edge spotted otherwise clean throughout. 197 pages. Illustrations, some in colour, by Douglas Percy Bliss. Note loosely inserted containing gift inscription from Isabel Bliss (presumably a relative of the illustrator).
Published : Oxford University Press 1928, First Edition Thus
£14.00

Cervantes Miguel De - The History of Don Quixote De La Mancha

Illustrated by Jean De Bosschere.
4to. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Small tear in cloth at head of spine. A clean copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.xxiv,311. Many illustrations including colour. Introductory essay by J.B. Trend.
Published : Constable, London 1922, First Edition Thus
£50.00

Cervantes, Miguel De - Don Quixote

Illustrated by Felix Lorioux.
Hardback. 12.5" by 9.5". A good copy. Green cloth spine Decorated upper board. No ownership inscription and little foxing. A little wear to board tips. 72 pages. Many full-page colour illustrations.
Published : Librairie Hachette, London 1930,
£45.00

Chaundler Christine - The Odd Ones

Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Hardback. A very good copy in a good plus dustwrapper which is a little torn at the top of the spine. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.vii,107. 12 full-page illustrations. The story of a little boy and a Cairn Terrier.
Published : Country Life, London 1941, First Edition
£25.00

Clare Helen - Five Dolls and The Monkey

Illustrated by Cecil Leslie.
Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's yellow cloth with title in red on spine which has a stain at foot. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Many black and white iillustrations throughout. 112 pages. The fair dustwrapper showing chips along edges and which is sellotaped on front and reverse, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1956, First Edition
£45.00

Cloke Rene - Paul Piglet Keeps Shop

Illustrated by Rene Cloke.
Hardback. A good plus copy with illustrated boards. No inscriptions. Illustrated endpapers. Top and foot of spine rubbed. One small closed tear at foot of page 19/20. Profusely illustrated in colour. 29 pages. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : Blackie, London 1960, First Edition
£15.00

Comenius John Amos - Orbis Pictus

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete, untorn and now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.viii,450. This is a facsimile reproduction taken from the British Museum copy of the first English edition of 1659. Introduction by John E. Sadler. This was one of the earliest picture-books specially prepared for children.
Published : Oxford University Press, London 1968, First Edition Thus
£20.00

Cook Beryl - Bouncers

Illustrated by Beryl Cook.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in colour. Unpaginated. Very good dustwrapper which is not price-lipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1991, First Edition
£8.00

Corkran Alice - Down the Snow Stairs: Or, from Good-night to Good-morning

Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Hardback. Nd. but probably 1887 first edition. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered in gilt on spine and decorated in gilt and black on upper board. A little wear at foot of spine.All edges gilt. No ownership inscription. Pp.xi,257 + 2pp. adverts. 60 black and white illustrations by Gordon Browne. This, the author's best known work, is a fantasy partly inspired by the works of Lewis Carroll.
Published : Blackie & Son, London,
£25.00

Cradock Mrs. H.C. - Josephine Keeps School

Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Hardback. Reprint. A near very good copy in small format with coloured pictorial front board. Pictorial endpapers with top half-inch of front endpaper having been cut away. 8 full page colour illustrations. Minor foxing to page ends. 63 pages. Near very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper showing minor chipping to spine ends and which is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Blackie & Son Ltd., London,
£20.00

Cradock, Mrs. H.C. - Peggy and Joan

Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Hardback. Nd but probably the 1922 first edition. A very good copy in light blue boards with cream cloth spine lettered in dark blue. Pictorial upper board. No ownership inscription and very little foxing. 96 pages. 8 full-page coloured illustrations. 16 black and white illustrations. A few of these show some neat colouring in.
Published : Blackie & Son, London,
£35.00

Crane Walter - Mrs Mundi at Home - The Terrestrial Ball (R.S.V.P)

Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Hardback. Oblong folio. A good plus copy in publisher's green cloth lettered and dated in gilt on spine. Patterned end-papers.24 sepia coloured plates. Closed edge tear at plate 22 not affecting the plate itself. Unpaginated. Some pages are browned but overall a nice copy.
Published : Marcus Ward, London 1885, Reprint
£85.00

Crane, Walter - Of the Decorative Illustration of Books Old and New

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 243 pages. Numerous illustrations. "Originally published in 1896, this survey of book illustration is both a comprehensive guide to many facets of early work in the field and important evidence of Victorian taste and the influences which shaped it."
Published : George Bell and Sons, London 1972, Reprint
£10.00

Crithannah Job [Birch, Jonathan] - Fifty-One Original Fables, with Morals and Ethical Index ---also a Translation of Plutarch's Banquet of the Seven Sages Revised for This Work

Illustrated by R. Cruickshank.
Hardback. Nd. c.1840? A near very good copy in a green half-leather binding with lighter green pebbled boards. Spine lettered in gilt on a red title-piece and with five raised bands. Some rubbing to spine and board tips. Marbled edges and end-papers. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. A little end-paper foxing but otherwise clean. 251 pages. Eighty-five engraved plates by R. Cruickshank.
Published : Black And Armstrong, London, Second Edition
£58.00

Crockett, S.R. - The Grey Man

Illustrated by Seymour Lucas.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in the original boards lettered in gilt on the spine and lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Pictorial onlay (a bit creased) to upper board. Top edge gilt. Signed by the author. Limited edition of 250 copies. Pp.xii,358. Tissue-guarded frontispiece and twenty-six full page illustrations.
Published : T. Fisher Unwin, London 1896, Signed Limited First Edition
£45.00

Crompton Francis E. - The Gentle Heritage

Illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant.
Hardback. A good plus copy. Pictorial onlay to upper board. A little foxing. 180 pages + adverts. Eight colour plates by Margaret W. Tarrant.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1920,
£15.00

Crossley-Holland Kevin - The Wildman

Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
A near fine copy in a similar dustwarpper. A little wear showing at spine ends and board tips. Unpaginated. Approx. 32pp. Black and white illustrations by Keeping. A story about a Merman.
Published : Andre Deutsch, London 1976, First Edition
£6.00

Crow Elmay - Speck the Brownie Here and There

Illustrated by Elmay Crow.
Hardback. A very good copy with illustration and title on front board and with title on spine. SIGNED "Brownie Joy - Elmay" at foot of title page. Profusely illustrated in colour throughout. Unpaginated. Protected in a removable cover. This is a lovely tight clean copy.
Published : Crow Publishing, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 1971, First Ediition
£15.00

Cruikshank George (Illustrator) - The Comic Almanack an Ephemeris in Jest and Earnest, Containing Merry Tales, Humorous Poetry, Quips and Oddities By Thackeray, Albert Smith, Gilbert a Beckett, the Brothers Mayhew First Series, 1835-1843 and Second Series 1844-1853

Hardbacks. Nd. c. 1880? Two matching volumes in a red half-leather binding with marbled boards. Top edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bookplates. First series 388 pages. Second Series 428 pages. Moderate foxing. Many hundred illustrations (including folding plates) by George Cruikshank and others.
Published : Chatto & Windus, London,
£70.00

Cunningham Julia - Burnish Me Bright

Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 74pp. Black and white illustrations.
Published : Heinemann, London 1971, First Edition
£12.00

Cuppleditch David - Phil May the Artist and His Wit

Folio. A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper. 127pp. Many illustrations.
Published : Fortune Press, London 1981, First Edition
£12.00

Dahl Roald (Compiled By Wendy Cooling) - D is For Dahl A Glorious A-Z Guide of the World of Roald Dahl

Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in silver on spine. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 200 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which is price-clipped.
Published : Penguin Books Ltd., London 2004, First Edition
£9.00

Dalby, Richard - The Golden Age of Children's Book Illustration

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. A nice clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. 144 pages. More than 150 illustrations including 50 full-page colour illustrations. Biographies of more than 50 artists of the "golden age" of book illustration from the 1860s to the 1930s.
Published : Chartwell Books, New Jersey 2001,
£10.00

Darrell Margery (Introduction) - Once Upon a Time the Fairy-Tale World of Arthur Rackham

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A smallish piece of paper has been pasted onto the front end-paper to cover up an ownership or gift inscription. 248 pages. Numerous colour and black and white illustrations. Includes a number of the works illustrated by Rackham in full and an Appreciation by Margery Darrell.
Published : Heinemann, London 1972, First Edition Thus
£15.00

Darwin Bernard and Darwin Elinor - The Tale of Mr. Tootleoo

Hardback. N.d. [1925]. Oblong 4to. A fair to good copy in paper-covered boards with red circular onlay in a rather poor dustwrapper. Small hole (and a few stains) in upper board. The wrapper has internal repairs, a fair amount of spine and edge chipping and lacks a piece of approx. 2.5 x 2 inches on front cover including a few letters of the title. A few spots of edge foxing. Internally very good with no ownership inscription. Unpaginated. Text on left-hand pages with colour illustrations by Elinor Darwin on right hand pages.
Published : The Nonesuch Press, London, First Edition
£110.00

Darwin, Bernard and Elinor - Mr. Tootleoo and Co.

Hardback. Just about good. Pictorial covers. Spine showing minor chipping and some repaired tears. Some wear to board tips. No ownership inscription. One text page a bit marked otherwise a decent copy internally. Unpaginated. Text on left-hand pages and coloured illustration by Elinor Darwin on each right-hand page. A story in verse for young children about a sailor's adventures with animals by an author best known for his books on golf.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1935, First Edition
£65.00

Davidson John - Perfervid the Career of Ninian Jamieson

Illustrated by Harry Furniss.
Just about good in red cloth which is a little creased, worn and marked. One gathering loose. Some end-paper and fore-edge foxing. 254pp + 2pp adverts. Frontispiece. 23 illustrations by Harry Furniss. A fantasy set in Scotland.
Published : Ward and Downey, London 1890, First Edition
£18.00

Dawson Lucy - Lucy Dawson's Dog Book

Illustrated by Lucy Dawson.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's brown cloth with title in silver on front board and spine. Many black and white illustrations and 15 colour illustrations. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and a little edge foxing. A near very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper with minor chipping at spine ends and a little edge wear now protected in a removable cover. Overall a nice tight copy of one of Lucy Dawson's scarcer titles.
Published : Collins, London 1939, First Edition
£225.00

De Fonblanque, Edward Barrington (Editor) - Cluck-Cluck A Christemas Story Told By Grandpapa Potmouse

Illustrated by T.W.Y..
Hardback., A bright, near very good, copy in publisher's green cloth which is illustrated and titled in gilt on front board. Spine rubbed top and bottom and front and rear board have small light marks. A little wear and a few small pin-holes in cloth at join of spine and upper board. No inscriptions. Internally very clean and in remarkable condition for its age. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : Basil Montagu Pickering, London 1877, First Edition
£100.00

De Leeuw, Ad�le - Horseshoe Harry and the Whale

Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Hardback. A near fine copy in illustrated boards. Colour illustrations on each page. Unpaginated. A nice clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription.
Published : Dennis Dobson, London 1979, First Edition
£20.00

Defoe Daniel - The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York Mariner as Related By Himself

Hardback. Nd. but gift inscription is dated 1902. A near very good copy. Decorated upper board. All edges red. 328 pages. 6 full-page colour illustrations. More than 80 black and white drawings. An attractive edition.
Published : Ernest Nister, London,
£25.00

Defoe Daniel - The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner as Related By Himself

Illustrated by Noel Pocock.
Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with illustrated front board and spine and with title in gilt on spine. A little wear at spine ends Top edge gilt. No inscriptions. Illustrated endpapers. 352 pages.24 colour illustrations on thick grey paper. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : Humphrey Milford, London 1924, Reprint
£35.00

Defoe Daniel - The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner, as Related By Himself

Illustrated by Walter Paget.
Hardback. A very good copy in decorated brown boards lettered in gilt. Bevelled edges. Light yellow end-papers. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.viii,416. 120 original black and white illustrations by Walter Paget.
Published : Cassell, London 1891, First Edition Thus
£25.00

Defoe Daniel (Edited By George A. Aitken) - A Journal of the Plague Year Written By a Citizen Who Continued All the While in London

Illustrated by J. B. Yeats.
Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the spine. The spine is faded and there is some marking to the boards. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. Pp.xiii,303. 3 illustrations by J. B. Yeats.
Published : J .M. Dent & Co, London 1895, First Edition Thus
£12.00

Deulin Charles ; Lang, Andrew (Translator) - Johnny Nut and the Golden Goose

Illustrated by Am. Lynen.
Hardback. 4to. Blue boards lettered and decorated in gilt and black. Some wear and darkening to spine. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt. Some foxing. 45 pages. Numerous illustrations. Translated by Lang from the French of Charles Deulin. Unfortunately the pages are starting to come loose hence the price.
Published : Longmans Green & Co, London 1887, First Edition Thus
£15.00

Dickens Charles - The Cricket on the Hearth a Fairy Tale of Home

Illustrated by Francis D. Bedford.
A good copy in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. A little wear to top and bottom edges of boards. Spine slightly faded. A little foxing. Top edge gilt. Pictorial endpapers. Pp.viii,182. 14 full page illustrations of which 8 are in colour. Text illustrations.
Published : Frederick Warne, London 1927, First Edition Thus
£15.00