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Ratcliffe Dorothy Una - Mrs. Buffey in Wartime

Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's bright red cloth with title in gilt on front board and on spine. Some fairly light end-paper foxing. No inscriptions. Coloured frontispiece and many black and white illustrations. 71 pages. A good plus dustwrapper with minor edge wear and tear. Not price-clipped and protected in a removable cover. Mrs. Buffey is seen at her full stature - a humourous, sturdy and a lovable figure - as the voluble commentator on the War as it affects the daily life of the Dales.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Son Ltd., London 1942, First Edition
£18.00

Ratcliffe Dorothy Una - The Cranesbill Caravan: An Idyll in Upper Wensleydale

Illustrated by Joseph Appleyard.
Hardback. A near very good copy with illustrated front board and blue spine which is slightly faded. Gift inscription SIGNED "Dorothy Una" by author, together with a loose Valentine card (containing a printed lyric by the author and an illustration by Cecile Walton) INSCRIBED and initialled by the author. Black and white illustrations. 127 pages. A nice copy internally and now protected in a removable cover.
Published : Dalesman Publishing Co. , Clapham, Yorkshire 1961, First Edition
£18.00

Reed E.T. - Mr. Punch's Prehistoric Peeps

Nd. c. 1900? Oblong 4to. A near very good copy in pink cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. The upper board is darkened round the edges. All edges gilt. Bookplate. Unpaginated. A book of black and white humorous sketches.
Published : Bradbury, Agnew & Co, London, First Edition
£68.00

Reeves James - Arcadian Ballads

Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. 4to. 48pp. Black and white illus. by Ardizzone.
Published : Heinemann, London 1978, First Unlimited Edition
£6.00

Reeves James - More Prefabulous Animiles

Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's olive green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Profusely illustrated throughout. Previous owner's name at top of front free endpaper. 56 pages. Good plus illustrated dustwrapper which has a small chip at the foot of the spine and minor edge tears. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Heinemann, London 1975, First Edition
£9.00

Robinson Phil - Bubble & Squeak Some Calamitous Stories

Illustrated by Cecil Aldin & J.A. Shepherd.
Hardback. A good copy in green cloth lettered in red. Some wear to spine ends and spine lettering dull. Ownership inscription. Pp.viii,231. Many black and white illustrations. Humorous children's stories with an animal theme.
Published : Isbister and Co., London 1902, First Edition
£50.00

Ross Diana - The Little Red Engine Goes To Town

Illustrated by Leslie Wood.
Hardback. Oblong 4to. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth. Yellow endpapers. Profusely illustrated in colour. No inscriptions. Unpaginated. Very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is protected in a removable cover. A nice clean copy.
Published : Andre Deutsch Classics, London 1999, First Edition Thus
£12.00

Ruffini Giovanni Domenico - The Paragreens on a Visit to the Paris Universal Exhibition

Illustrated by John Leech.
Hardback. 12mo. A good copy in the original dark blue cloth which is lettered and decorated in gilt. Some spine lean. No ownership inscription and only a little foxing. Pp.[iv],230,+ 6pp adverts. Frontispiece and four plates by John Leech.
Published : Thomas Constable & Co, Edinburgh 1856, First Edition
£60.00

Saavedra, Miguel De Cervantes - Wonder Tales of Old Japan

Illustrated by Shozan Obata.
Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's beige cloth with pictorial front board. Top edge gilt. 174 pages. 12 colour illustrations. Minor edge tears to frontispiece. Previous owner's name and date of Christmas 1911 on front end-paper. Endpapers browned and fairly light fore-edge foxing.
Published : T.C. & E.C. Jack, London 1911, First Edition
£50.00

Saunders Edith - Fanny Penquite

Illustrated by Edith Saunders.
Hardback. A very good copy in publishers cream cloth with title in gilt on front board. A little foxing to boards. No ownership inscription. 43 pages. 7 full page colour illustrations. Near very good price-clipped dustwrapper illustrated by Lynton Lamb. The wrapper has very minor chipping at top of spine and moderate foxing mainly to the rear panel. It is now protected in a removable cover.
Published : Oxford University Press, London 1932, First Edition
£35.00

Saville Malcolm - The Secret of Buzzard Scar

Illustrated by Joan Kiddell Monroe.
Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in black on the spine. In a very good dustwrapper which shows a little edge wear and very minor nicks. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. Ownership inscription. Not foxed. 190 pages. Black and white illustrations. Map end-papers. This is the fourth novel in the Nettleford series.
Published : Hodder and Stoughton, London 1955, First Edition
£30.00

Scott-Moncrieff George (Chosen by) - The Marriage of Robin Redbreast and the Wren

A very good copy of this small ephemeral item in paper covers. 8 pages. Attractive woodcuts by Joan Hassall. This is a story which Robert Burns used to tell to the younger members of his family. Text in Scots.
Published : The Saltire Society, Edinburgh 1951, Reprint
£12.00

Seago Edward - High Endeavour

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which has very small edge nicks. No ownership inscription and little foxing. 79 pages. Illustrated in black and white by Seago. The true story of a circus man who set his heart on becoming a pilot at the outbreak of the Second World War.
Published : Collins, London 1944, First Edition
£14.00

Sewell Anna - Black Beauty

Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's black cloth with title in gilt on spine. Gift inscription on half title page. Illustrated endpapers. Numerous illustrations in colour and in black and white. 235 pages. Very good dustwrapper which is price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1988, First Edition Thus
£10.00

Sewell, Anna - Black Beauty His Grooms and Companions

Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Hardback. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt. In a near very good dustwrapper which has a couple of closed edge tears and a little rubbing at top of spine. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 214 pages. Over 80 colour and black and white illustrations by Charles Keeping. This is the first edition of this Victorian classic to be illustrated by Keeping.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1988, First Edition Thus
£18.00

Seymour Brenda Meredith - First Counting

Illustrated by Brenda Meredith Seymour.
Hardback. 16mo. A very good copy in publisher's light grey cloth with title in black on front board and spine.. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in colour and in black and white. Unpaginated. Good dustjacket, not price-clipped, which has some closed edge tears and minor chipping. The wrapper is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. A charming little book.
Published : Lutterworth Press, London 1969, First Edition
£18.00

Shakespeare William - Sonnets

Illustrated by Edith A, Ibbs.
Hardback. A good plus copy in cream boards lettered in gilt. Boards a little soiled and some darkening to spine. Top edge gilt. Gift inscription on front end-paper. Unpaginated. c. 40 pages. Frontispiece. Attractive coloured flower borders and initial letters by Edith Ibbs. Bookmark.
Published : Constable & Co , London 1913, First Edition Thus
£30.00

Shakespeare William - The Merry Wives of Windsor

Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Hardback.4to. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Ownership inscription to front end-paper. Fore-edge foxing and some foxing to early and late pages but generally clean internally including plates. Pp.viii,170. 40 tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. A nice bright copy.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1910, First Edition Thus
£35.00

Shakespeare William - The Tempest

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's black cloth with title and illustration in gilt on upper board and on spine. Previous owner's name and address on front fixed end-paper. Pencilled gift inscription on front free endpaper. Spine ends and board tips a little rubbed.Top edge yellow. 20 full page colour tipped-in plates including frontispiece. Pp.ix,[1],185. Protected in a removable cover. A nice copy.
Published : William Heinemann Ltd,., London 1926, First Edition Thus
£275.00

Sheridan Richard Brinley - The Duenna a Comic Opera in Three Acts

Illustrated by George Sheringham.
A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has a couple of small chips and minor edge tears. There is some foxing to the wrapper and a little to the end-papers but otherwise the book is clean. No ownership inscription. Pp.xxvii,105. 12 attractive colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Contains the original text of Sheridan's play with an Introduction by Nigel Playfair.
Published : Constable & Co., London 1925, First Edition Thus
£25.00

Simmonds Posy - Lulu and the Flying Babies

A very good copy in pictorial covers. Attractively illustrated book for young children.
Published : Jonathan Cape, London 1988, First Edition
£8.00

Simpson Charles - The Harboro' Country

Hardback. 4to. A good plus copy. Some foxing. No ownership inscription. Pp.xxiii,240 + 8pp adverts. Frontispiece and 24 colour plates. Numerous black and white illustrations. Introduction by Lord Stalbridge. A book about the Fernie Hunt in Leicestershire.
Published : John Lane The Bodley Head, London 1927, First Edition
£20.00

Simpson Helen - Mumbudget

Illustrated by Molly McArthur.
Hardback. A good copy in publisher's green cloth with title in black on front board and on spine. Spine faded as are edges of front and rear boards. No inscriptions. Illustrated endpapers. 8 colour illustrations including frontispiece. 200 pages. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : William Heinemann Ltd., London 1928, First Edition
£40.00

Smollett Tobias - The Memoirs of a Lady of Quality Being Lady Vane's Memoirs

Illustrated by Vera Willoughby.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a quarter vellum binding in a good dustwrapper. Spine lettering on wrapper darkened. This is number 400 of 550 copies on mould-made paper. No ownership inscription and little foxing. 138 pages. Fine colour illustrations by Vera Willoughby.
Published : Peter Davies, London 1925, First Edition Thus
£60.00

Snaffles - A Half Century of Memories

Illustrated by Snaffles.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's cream cloth with title in black on spine. 5 colour plates and many black and white illustrations. No inscriptions. 95 pages. Good dustwrapper which has an edge chip, minor edge tears, and has one long closed tear which is reinforced on both sides with invisible sellotape. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. Internally a lovely clean copy. This is Snaffles' autobiography - in pictures. The characteristic humour of his drawings and captions speak volumes
Published : Collins, London 1949, First Edition
£65.00

Snaffles [Payne, C. J.] - "I've Heard the revelly"

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. One board tip a little bumped. Pencilled inscription from the author: "To Bill Duncan with many thanks for the Military Axioms inspiration. Snaffles." A nice clean copy without foxing. Unpaginated (approx. 80 pages). Illustrated throughout including tipped-in colour plates. Described as a "book of fascinating and amusing sketches and stories [of soldiering from the days of Kipling to the middle of the 20th century] which the author/artist has illustrated and told in his own inimitable way."
Published : Gale & Polden, Aldershot 1953, First Edition
£135.00

Sowerby Githa - Childhood

Illustrated by Sowerby Millicent.
Hardback. A near very good copy. Blue cloth spine with greenish-blue paper-covered boards. Lettered in gilt on spine and upper board and decorated in gilt on upper board. Some wear to spine ends. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Quite a clean copy with just a little foxing. Decorated end-papers. 46 pages. Illustrated throughout including 12 full-page coloured plates. A book of poems for children.
Published : Chatto and Windus, London 1907, First Edition
£45.00

Spenser Edmund - The Shepheard's Calender

Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Hardback. A good plus copy in pictorial green cloth. Bookplate. Illustrated endpapers and full page illustration at beginning of each month with each page having decorated margins. Spine showing a bit of wear and tear at ends and lower tip of front board bumped. Some, mainly edge, foxing. 129 pages.
Published : Harper & Brothers, London 1898, First Edition Thus
£80.00

Spenser Edmund (selected and with an Introduction By W. B. Yeats) - Poems of Spenser

Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's decorated brown cloth with title in gilt on front board and on spine. Top edge gilt. No ownership inscription and aprt from some browning to end-papers a nice clean copy. 8 tinted plates by Jessie M. King and black and white frontispiece and vignette title by A.S. Hartrick. 290 pages. The book is published in The Golden Poets series edited by Oliphant Smeaton
Published : The Caxton Publishing Co., London 1906, First Edition
£85.00

Spielmann M.H. & Jerrold Walter - Hugh Thomson His Art His Letters His Humour and His Charm

A good copy in red cloth with some fading to spine although the gilt lettering is clearly readable. Gift and ownership inscriptions on half-title. Pp.xx,269. 12 full-page colour plates. 16 black and white plates. Numerous illustrations in the text. The standard biography of the well-known Irish book illustrator.
Published : A & C Black, London 1931, First Edition
£30.00

Spielmann M.H. (intro) - Kate Greenaway Sixteen Examples in Colour of the Artist's Work

Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Hardback. A good plus copy in publisher's dark green cloth with title in gilt and pictorial onlay to upper board. Spine lettering a bit faded but readable. 16 coloured illustrations including front board and frontispiece (15 tipped-in, all in nice condition and not creased). Some browning to end-papers. Twelve page Introduction. Book is protected in a removable cover.
Published : A. & C. Black, London 1911, Reprint
£15.00

Spier Peter - Tin Lizzie

Illustrated by Peter Spier.
Hardback. Oblog 4to. A very good copy in publisher's illustrated boards with title in black on front board. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated in colour throughout. Unpaginated. Good illustrated dustwrapper which has some edge wear and closed tears and two damp marks which can only be seen internally. The wrapper is not price-cl�pped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : World's Work Ltd., Tadworth, Surrey 1976, First Edition
£15.00

Steadman, Ralph - Still Life with Bottle: Whisky According to Ralph Steadman

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper of the first impression. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. 160 pages. Numerous colour illustrations throughout. Malt whisky as seen though the "inimitable eye and unique approach" of Steadman.
Published : Ebury Press, London 1994, First Edition
£40.00

Steele Sir Richard/ Irving Washington - The Perverse Widow/ The Widow

Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Hardback. 16mo. A near very good copy in the original boards with Aldin illustration laid on to upper board. Top edge gilt. Gift inscription on front end-paper. 31 pages. Three tipped-in colour plates + black and white illustrations (one of which is neatly coloured in). Two short stories.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1909, First Edition Thus
£30.00

Stevenson R. L. - R.L. Stevenson Memories

Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Softcover. A good copy with illustrated cover by Jessie M. King. No inscriptions. 25 black and white tipped-in- photographs of places and people associated with R.L.S. and of R.L S. himself.. Some foxing to pages.Some rubbing to edges of covers. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : T.N. Foulis, Edinburgh 1912, First Edition
£30.00

Stevenson Robert Louis - Treasure Island

Illustrated by Eleonore Schmidt.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in yellow cloth lettered in black on the spine and with black skulls and cross-bones on the upper board. In a good dustwrapper which has smallish edge chips and tears and with spine lettering partly faded. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 87 pages. Interesting illustrations and maps (some folding).
Published : Studio Vista, London 1972,
£20.00

Stobbs, William; Jacobs, Joseph - Crock of Gold

Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Hardback. Oblong 8vo. A very good copy in publisher's pictorial cover. No inscriptions. Colourfully illustrated on each page. Unpaginated. Very good dustwrapper, not price-clipped and protected in a removable cover.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1971, First Edition
£18.00

Stokes Vernon & Harnett Cynthia - Mountaineers

Illustrated by Vernon Stokes & Cynthia Harnett.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in red on front board and on spine., No inscriptions. Beautifully illustrated in colour and black and white. Unpaginated. Near good dustwrapper missing a three inches piece at foot of spine and other smaller chips. The wrapper is price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Collins, London 1941, First Edition
£22.00

Stokes Vernon and Harnett Cynthia - Ducks and Drakes

A fair copy in a poor dustwrapper missing a largeish piece on the back cover. Binding starting to come loose. Gift inscription on front end-paper. Unpaginated but about 40pp. Illustrations in colour and black and white.
Published : Collins, London 1942, First Edition
£10.00

Strachey Lytton - Ermyntrude and Esmeralda : An Entertainment

Illustrated by Erte.
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. There is a smallish internal repair to the wrapper. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other internal marking. 48 pages. 17 illustrations by Erte who also designed the dustwrapper. Introduction by Michael Holroyd.
Published : Anthony Blond, London 1969, First Edition
£12.00

Strang Mrs. Herbert (Editor) - My Story Book

Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton, Anne Anderson & Others.
Hardback. N.d. c. 1920's. A very good copy with illustrated front and rear boards.Colour illustrations by Honor C. Appleton, Anne Anderson and Arthur Watt and many black and white drawings. No inscriptions. Unpaginated. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, London, First Edition
£25.00

Surtees R. S. - Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour

Illustrated by John Leech.
Hardback. Attractively bound in red leather boards lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt on the spine which has five raised bands. There is wear and tear at the join of the spine and lower board. Top edge gilt. Dark green endpapers. Bookplate. The original covers have been bound in at the rear. Some, mainly end-paper, foxing. Pp.xii,408. Colour frontispiece and 12 colour stell engravings. Numerous wood engravings.
Published : Bradbury & Evans, London 1853, First Edition
£50.00

Surtees Robert - Hunts with Jorrocks

Illustrated by G.D. Armour.
A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper. The dustwrapper has minor edge wear and tear and a smallish superficial damp stain at the foot of the spine. "T.N. Foulis" has been scored through at the foot of the wrapper and replaced with "Peter Davies".A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription and only a little light fore-edge foxing. Pp.vii,189. 25 colour illustrations by G.D. Armour. Text taken from "Handley Cross". A nice copy and not common in wrapper.
Published : T.N. Foulis, London 1924, New Edition
£35.00