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Gilmour Margaret - Ameliaranne Gives a Concert

Illustrated by Susan B. Pearse.
A very good copy. Lower board tips a bit bumped. In a good dustwrapper, not price-clipped, which has small edge chips and tears. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Unpaginated. Attractively decorated in colour on each right-hand page and with colour decorated end-papers.
Published : George G Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1944, First Edition
£20.00

Golding Harry - Bully Boy: The Story of a Bulldog and His Friend Jock

Illustrated by Arthur Cooke.
Hardback. 24mo. Nd. c. 1910-1920? A very good copy with pictorial onlay to upper board. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pictorial end-papers. 85 pages. 30 colour illustrations (including front cover illustration and end-papers.). A volume in "The Little Wonder Books" series.
Published : Ward Lock & Co. Ltd., London,
£50.00

Goldsmith Oliver - The Vicar of Wakefield

Hardback. A near very good copy in the de luxe cream vellum binding which is elaborately decorated in gilt on the spine and upper board. A little browned/marked towards the head of the lower board. Top edge gilt. Browning to front free end-paper otherwise a very nice clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. Red silk ribbon present. Pp.xvii,242. 25 colour illustrations including frontispiece and title-page vignette. Photograph available on request.
Published : J. M. Dent & Co, London 1904,
£50.00

Gordon W.J. (Told in English By) - Perseus the Gorgon Slayer

Illustrated by T.R. Spence.
Nd. 1880s? A good copy in the original decorated boards. Board tips worn. Decorated end-papers. No ownership inscription. Unpaginated. c. 30 pages. Attractive colour illustrations throughout.
Published : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, London,
£28.00

Gottlieb Gerald - Early Children's Books and Their Illustration

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt on spine. In a very good dustwrapper which is a little rubbed at spine ends. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xxx,263. Illustrated throughout including colour. This is a discussion of 225 outstanding children's books from the Pierpont Morgan library. [Please note this is a very heavy book which will incur extra postage outside the UK].
Published : Pierpont Morgan Library, New York 1975, First Edition
£15.00

Graham, R.B. Cunninghame - The District of Menteith

Illustrated by Sir D.Y. Cameron.
Hardback. Folio. A very good copy in cloth boards with leather spine. Lettered in gilt on the spine and on a leather title-piece on the upper board. This is number 199 of the 250 copies of the de luxe edition and is signed by author and artist. With an original etching by Sir D.Y. Cameron and ten reproductions of wash drawings, all tissue-guarded. 64 pages.
Published : Eneas Mackay, Stirling 1930,
£250.00

Grahame Kenneth - Bertie's Escapade

Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's decorated boards. Previous owner's name and address in small lettering at top of front free endpaper..Black and white illustrations throughout. 42 pages. Good price-clipped dustwrapper which has smallish chips and edge tears and is protected in a removable cover. The text is reprinted from First Whisper of the Wind in the Willows and has been charmingly illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard
Published : Methuen & Co, London 1949,
£28.00

Gray Thomas - Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a rather poor but almost complete slip-case. A nice clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Unpaginated. 8 tipped-in colour plates including frontispiece. 16 black and white illustrations + smaller vignettes. "The publishers feel that the present edition is worthy of the great poem and that the illustrations even enhance its beauty".
Published : The Medici Society, London 1931,
£25.00

Gray, Nigel - I'll Take You to Mrs. Cole

Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's colour illustrated glazed boards. Spine faded but lettering clear. There appears to be a shadow of the remains of a circular label on front board - sounds worse than it is. One inch closed tear at foot of title page. SIGNED by Michael Foreman on half title page. Profusely illustrated in colour. Unpaginated. Internally a nice clean copy.
Published : Andersen Press, London 1989,
£15.00

Greenaway Kate - Marigold Garden

A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. 62pp. Colour illustrations throughout. An attractive, cheap copy of this well-known book.
Published : Universal Books Ltd., London 1989,
£6.00

Greenaway Kate - Marigold Garden: Pictures and Rhymes

Hardback. Nd. Probably 1920's - 1940's based on the address of the printers, Edmund Evans, Ltd. A very good copy in pictorial boards (three girls looking over a gate) with dark green cloth spine lettered in black. A touch of wear to board tips. Pictorial end-papers. A nice clean copy internally with no ownership inscription and little foxing. 56 pages. Attractive colour illustrations throughout.
Published : Frederick Warne & Co, London,
£15.00

Greenwood James - The Hatchet Throwers

Illustrated by Ernest Griset.
Hardback. A good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Some wear to spine ends and board tips and lower board a little marked. Ownership inscription on title page. 164 pages + 16pp adverts. 36 hand-coloured illustrations, mostly full-page. Contains three stories for children.
Published : John Camden Hotten, London 1866, First Edition
£95.00

Greville Dora - The Diary of Mr. Niggs. Unkanny Kat

Illustrated by Aubrey Hammond.
Small 4to. A good copy in decorated boards lacking the top half inch of spine. A very good clean copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.xi,59. Many humorous black and white illustrations. The diary of a little black cat.
Published : Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd, London 1932, First Edition
£30.00

Gunton T. Payten - Rob Robin

Illustrated by Franke Rogers.
Hardback.A very good copy in publisher's pale green/grey cloth with title in black on spine.Faint school library stamp on front free endpaper. 4 colour illustrations including frontispiece and many black and white illustrations. 80 pages which include 11 page Questionaire at end. Good plus complete dustwrapper which has some edge wear and tear, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : The Grant Educational Company (London) Ltd., London 1951, First Edition
£8.00

Hassall John and Aldin Cecil - Two Well-Worn Shoe Stories

Hardback. Oblong folio. A good copy externally with pictorial front board. Shows some wear to board edges. Internally lacks all before title page (possibly including a frontispiece) and with webbing showing at inner edge of front fixed end-paper. Otherwise a decent, clean, copy not foxed and with no ownership inscription. Consists of two stories - "There Was an Old Woman Who Live in a Shoe" illustrated in colour by John Hassall, and "Cock-A-Doodle-Do" illustrated in colour by Cecil Aldin. A scarce book. Pictures on request.
Published : Sands & Co, London 1899, First Edition
£70.00

Headon Deirdre - Knights

Illustrated by Julek Heller.
4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 191pp. Many illustrations including colour. "A vivid recreation of the bygone age of chivalry".
Published : Encore Editions, London 1989,
£8.00

Hedderwick, Mairi - Katie Morag and the Two Grandmothers

Hardback. Oblong 4to. A very good copy in publisher's illustrated laminated boards. Colourfully illustrated. No inscriptions. Unpaginated. A nice clean copy. When Grannnie Island's prize sheep, Alecina, falls in the Boggy Loch just as the judging for the Best Ewe and Fleece Trophy is about to begin, the ever resourceful Katie Morag knows just what to do...
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1986,
£9.00

Herbertson Agnes Grozier - Lucy-Mary or the Cobweb Cloak

Illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant.
A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt and decorated on the spine and upper board. Some edge and end-paper foxing. Gift inscription (dated"Xmas 1909") on half-title. Stamped "Presentation Copy" at foot of title page. 203 pages + publisher's catalogue at rear. 6 full-page colour illustrations by Margaret Tarrant.
Published : Blackie & Son, London 1910, First Edition
£25.00

Heward Constance - Ameliaranne at the Farm

Illustrated by Greta Dushinsky.
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other internal marking. Unpaginated. Attractive colour illustrations throughout.
Published : George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1959,
£18.00

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
£45.00

Heward, Constance - Ameliaranne Goes Touring

Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
A very good copy in a price-clipped but 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,
£12.00

Hill Lorna - Dancing Peel

Illustrated by Esme Verity.
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 - Rosanna Joins the Wells

Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
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

Hogarth Paul; Greene, Graham - Graham Greene Country

Hardback. Oblong 4to. A near fine copy in a very good plus dustwrapper. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 173 pages + end-paper map. Attractive colour illustrations throughout by Hogarth. Foreword and Commentary by Graham Greene. "In this remarkable collection of Paul Hogarth's water-colours the locations Greene evoked in words are brought graphically to life."
Published : Pavilion Books, London 1986, First Edition
£20.00

Hood Thomas - Humorous Poems

Illustrated by Charles E. Brock.
A very good, bright, copy in dark green boards lettered and decorated in gilt. The boards are now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. All edges gilt. Dark green end-papers. Previous owner's name stamped on half-title. Pp.xxxi,236. 130 illustrations by Charles E. Brock. Preface by Alfred Ainger.
Published : Macmillan & Co, London 1893, First Edition
£10.00

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

Hood Tom - The Knight and The Dragon

Illustrated by Ernest M.Jessop.
Hardback. Nd. 1886? A good copy in publisher's illustrated front and rear covers with green cloth spine. Boards rather grubby and rubbed at corners. Bevelled edges. No inscriptions. 20 pages of verses and illustrations. A very good copy internally.
Published : Eyre & Spottiswoode, London,
£30.00

Horace - The Odes of Horace - Horati Carminum Libri IV

Illustrated by Vera Willoughby.
A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Slight fading to spine.141pp. Text in Latin. This edition of the Odes of Horace is limited to 500 copies for sale set by hand in types designed by Rudolf Koch and printed at the Curwen Press. Five decorations in colour by Vera Willoughby. A little end-paper and top edge foxing but otherwise a nice clean copy.
Published : Peter Davies, London 1926,
£35.00

Horne, Alan - The Dictionary of 20th Century British Book Illustrators

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Very small ownership label on front fixed end-paper hidden by flap of wrapper. 456 pages. 160 colour illustrations. More than 300 black and white illustrations. Contains information about 1000 British book illustrators.
Published : Antique Collectors' Club 1999,
£24.00

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

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,
£15.00

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

Hunnisett, Basil - Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper. No ownership inscription. Pp.xvi,263. 66 plates. The first detailed survey of steel engavings in English books.
Published : Scolar Press, London 1980, First Edition
£13.00

Hunt Cecil - More Hand-Picked Howlers

Illustrated by Edmund Blampied.
Hardback. Just about good. Spine chipped at foot and with edge tears. Fore-edge and end-paper foxing. Pp.vi,55. Schoolboy howlers accompanied by Blampied Illustrations.
Published : Methuen, London 1938, First Edition
£18.00

Hutchins Michael (editor) - Yours Pictorially Illustrated Letters of Randolph Caldecott

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 284pp. Illus.
Published : Frederick Warne, London 1976, First Edition
£6.00

Hyatt Alfred H. (editor) - A Book of Gardens

Illustrated by Margaret H. Waterfield.
A near very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and lettered and decorated in black on the front board. Pencilled ownership inscription. 131 pages + 3pp adverts. Frontispiece and eight tipped-in colour illustrations by Margaret Waterfield. Black and white decorations by A.W. Graham Brown.
Published : T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh 1920,
£9.00

Ibsen Henrik - Peer Gynt

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Hardback. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on spine and upper board. Spine a little faded (and with one small mark) but lettering clear. Inscribed on the title page by the publisher as follows: "For the Countess Haig from George Harrap. More than a Lady. A ([underlined] Lady. George Harrap Nov. 16, 1936." Countess Haig was, at that date, the widow of Field Marshall Earl Haig who led the British troops in the First World War. A lovely clean copy internally. 256 pages. 12 lovely full-page tissue-guarded colour plates by Arthur Rackham. Decorated end-papers. An interesting copy of the first Rackham illustrated edition.
Published : George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1936,
£120.00

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

Jacob, Violet - The Good Child's Year Book

Hardback. Nd. [1928]. A good plus copy in the original boards. Some fading to rear board. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 68 pages + 12 full-page colour illustrations by the author, one for each month and an illustrated title page. Includes a poem for each month.
Published : Foulis, London, 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,
£30.00

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
£12.00

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,
£38.00

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
£18.00

Kaberry C.J. (Text ) and Detmold E.J Illustrations - The Book of Baby Dogs

Hardback. 4to. A good plus copy with blue cloth spine lettered in black and paper-covered boards. Spine a little rubbed and board tips a little worn. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 120 pages. 19 attractive colour plates of puppies.
Published : Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, London 1929,
£45.00

Kennedy Alexander W.M. Clark - Robert the Bruce a Poem Historical and Romantic

Illustrated by James Faed Junior.
A good copy in decorated vellum which is rather rubbed and marked. Bevelled edges. On hand-made paper. Pp.viii,295. 3 plates by James Faed, Junior.
Published : Kegan Paul Trench & Co, London 1884, First Edition
£16.00

King Jessie M. - The Grey City of the North

A very good copy in stiff card covers with integral dustwrapper. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. A book of illustrations of Edinburgh with a short commentary on each opposite. New foreword to this edition by Anne Barren Skipwith.
Published : Polygon Books, Edinburgh 1984,
£9.00

King Jessie M. - The Grey City of the North

Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Softcover. A very good copy with illustrated coloured cover front and rear by Jessie M. King. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Unpaginated. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : Polygon Books, Edinburgh 1984,
£12.00