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Sutcliff Rosemary - The Truce of the Games

Illustrated by Victor Ambrus.
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear removeable sleeve. A little wear at top of spine of wrapper. No ownership inscription. 84 pages. Black and white illustrations. This is a volume in the publisher's "Antelope Books" series for younger children. A nice copy of an uncommon title.
Published : Hamish Hamilton, London 1971, First Edition
£38.00

Sutcliff, Rosemary - Chess-Dream in a Garden

Illustrated by Ralph Thompson.
Hardback. Oblong 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Unpaginated. Colour illustrations throughout. Described as "a magical, romantic tale" featuring "the exquisitely carved twelfth century Lewis chessmen."
Published : Walker Books Ltd, London 1993, First Edition
£14.00

Sutcliff, Rosemary - The Light Beyond the Forest: The Quest for the Holy Grail

Illustrated by Shirley Felts.
Hardback. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 148 pages. Black and white illustrations.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1979, First Edition
£17.00

Sutcliff, Rosemary - The Minstrel and the Dragon Pup

Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a price-clipped but otherwise fine dustwrapper. 45 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. A story for younger children.
Published : Walker Books Ltd, London 1993, First Edition
£9.00

Swinnerton Emily - George Eliot Her Early Home

Illustrated by Patty Townsend; Lilian Russell; and G. G. Kilburne R.I..
Hardback. Large 4to. Nd. c. 1890. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. All edges gilt. Patterned green and gilt end-papers. 48 pages. Attractively illustrated including full-page chromolithographs. Some fairly minor damage caused by adhesion to the illustrations. This is a gathering together of illustrations of the surroundings of George Eliot's early youth, being "faithful representations of the actual objects among which she passed her childhood".
Published : Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., London, First Edition
£30.00

Symons Arthur - Aubrey Beardsley

Hardback. A good plus copy in a quarter cream cloth binding lettered in gilt on the spine. Greyish-brown paper-covered boards lettered in gilt on the upper board. Upper board a little rubbed. Some foxing to end-papers. 32pp + 3 portraits of Beardsley and 6 drawings by him. This is number 3 of the Unicorn quartos.
Published : Unicorn Press, London 1898, First Edition
£65.00

Taylor Jane & Anne - Meddlesome Matty and Other Poems for Infant Minds

Illustrated by Wyndham Payne.
Hardback. A good plus copy in illustrated covers with yellow cloth spine. Endpapers browned with some foxing. Small gift inscription on front endpaper. Numerous small charming coloured illustrations. 55 pages. Protected in a removable cover.
Published : John Lane , The Bodley Head, London 1925, First Edition
£10.00

Te Kanawa, Kiri - Land of the Long White Cloud, Maori Myths, Tales and Legends

Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's turquoise cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Profusely illustrated. 118 pages + 1 page Glossary. Very good dustwapper which is protected in a removable cover.The Polynesian sailors who discovered New Zealand - Land of the Long White Cloud- brought with them their spirit of adventure, the kumara or sweet potato, and a treasure-store of myths, poems and chants.
Published : Pavilion Books, London 1989, First Edition
£25.00

Thackeray W.M. - The Rose and the Ring or the History of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo a Fireside Pantomime for Great and Small Children

Illustrated by Gordon Browne .
Hardback. A very good copy in decorated boards. A clean copy with no ownership inscription and little foxing. Pp.xiii,159. Colour frontispiece, full-page plates and illustrations in the text. A nice copy.
Published : Chatto & Windus, London 1909,
£15.00

The Editors of the "Children's Paper" - Pictures and Songs for the Little Ones at Home

Hardback. Undated but neat gift inscription on front fixed end-paper is dated 1857. A good plus copy in red cloth lettered in red on a gilt circular background on upper board. Some wear to spine ends and board tips. The boards are now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. All edges gilt. Ownerhip stamp. Lacks front free end-paper. Moderate foxing. Unpaginated - approx. 32 pages. 14 songs (or poems) with a smallish tissue-guarded coloured illustration at the head of each + a coloured illustration on the title page.
Published : Thomas Nelson and Sons, London,
£30.00

Theocritos (translated By Jack Lindsay ;: Introduction By Edward Hutton) - The Complete Poems

Illustrated by Lionel Ellis.
Hardback. 4to. A good copy in a green vellum binding lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Spine faded and boards part-faded. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt. Previous owner's small ex libris plate. This is no.279 of 500 copies. Internally a very good, clean, copy. Pp.xxv,163. 20 full-page woodcuts by Lionel Ellis. Photograph available on request.
Published : Fanfrolico Press, London 1929, First Edition Thus
£70.00

Thorpe James - Phil May Master-draughtsman and Humorist 1864-1903

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which has very minor chipping at the spine ends. No ownership inscription and only a little foxing. 211 pages. 130 illustrations of which 2 are in colour and 40 were previously unpublished. This was the first book on May's life and work. A nice copy.
Published : George G. Harrap, London 1932, First Edition
£50.00

Trease Geoffrey - When the Drums Beast

Illustrated by Janet Marsh.
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's green cloth with pictorial front board. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Illustrated in colour and in black and white. 44 pages + 2 page publisher's catalogue at rear. Good plus dustwrapper with two closed edge tears and some minor edge wear. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected in a removable cover.
Published : Heinemann, London 1976, First Edition
£14.00

Tudor Tasha - Take Joy! The Tasha Tudor Christmas Book

Hardback. Oblong 4to. A very good copy in red cloth decorated in black and lettered in gilt on spine. In a good dustwrapper which has smallish chips and edge tears. The wrapper is now protected i a clear removable sleeve. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. 159 pages. Colour and black and white illustrations. "Songs, stories, poems, things to do for a family Christmas."
Published : The World Publishing Company, Cleveland and New York 1966,
£15.00

Tunnicliffe C.F. - Mereside Chronicle with a short Interlude of Lochs and Lochans

Hardback. 4to. A good copy faded on spine and upper board. Ownership inscription on front end-paper but very good internally. 200 pages. Numerous fine black and white illustrations.
Published : Country Life Ltd., London 1948, First Edition
£20.00

Tunnicliffe C.F. - Sketches of Bird Life

A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper with just a little creasing. A book of sketches many in colour. Introduction and commentary by Robert Gillmor.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1981, First Edition
£7.00

Tunnicliffe C.F. - Sketches Of Bird Life

A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper except for a little foxing to page ends. 122 sketches, many in colour. Edited with an introduction by Robert Gillmor.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1981, First Edition
£6.00

Tunnicliffe, C. F. - The Peregrine Sketchbook

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. Board tips just slightly bumped. 79 pages. Fine, mainly colour, illustrations of peregrine falcons on Anglesey. Introduction by Robert Gillmor. Essay on "The Anglesey Peregrines" by Derek Ratcliffe.
Published : Excellent Press, London 1996, First Edition
£8.00

Tunnicliffe, C.F.; Cusa, Noel - Tunnicliffe's Birds: Measured Drawings By C. F. Tunnicliffe RA

Hardback. Folio. A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Bookplate (of Peter Conder, ornithologist, conservationist and Director of the RSPB). 160 pages. Coloured illustrations by Tunnicliffe throughout. Cusa provides an Introduction, Commentary and Memoir of the artist.
Published : Victor Gollancz, London 1984, First Edition
£74.00

Twamley Louisa Anne - Our Wild Flowers Familiarly Described and Illustrated

Hardback. A near very good copy in a full red leather binding which is lettered and decorated in gilt. All edges gilt. A little wear to spine ends and board tips. Three smallish gift inscriptions on front end-paper, the first dated 1839. Pp.vi,[2],312 + 4pp publisher's averts. 12 attractive tissue-guarded hand-coloured plates of flowers. "I have written for the young, the ernquiring and the kind. I have wreathed England's Wild-flowers for England's Children - may THEY approve the offering!" (from the Preface).
Published : Charles Tilt, London 1839, First Edition
£125.00

Underdown Emily - The Gateway to Chaucer

Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Hardback. n.d. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth profusely illustrated in gilt on front board and spine. Top edge gilt. 16 coloured plates and numerous marginal illustrations after drawings by the Scottish illustrator Anne Anderson. No inscriptions. 269 pages.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons, London, First Edition
£40.00

Ungerer, Tomi - Joy of Frogs

Hardback. Oblong 8vo. A very good copy in decorated boards. One board tip a little bumped. The boards are now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Unpaginated. c.50 pages. This is a book of colour illustrations for adults only and with no text.
Published : Souvenir Press Ltd, London 1984, First UK Edition
£25.00

Upton Bertha - The Vege-Men's Revenge

Hardback. Oblong 4to. A near very good copy with green cloth spine and pictorial upper board. Board tips a little worn. Trace of a ring mark on lower board but not too bad. Patterned end-papers. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 63 pages. Numerous colour illustrations.
Published : Longmans Green & Co, London 1897, First Edition
£220.00

Urbanelli Lora - The Wood Engravings of Lucien Pissarro and a Bibliographical List of Eragny Books

A finecopy in wraps. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 127 pages. Numerous illustrations including colour.
Published : Silent Books and the Ashmolean Museum 1994, First Edition
£8.00

Uttley Alison - Grey Rabbit's May Day

Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Hardback. A very good copy with illustration on front board and title in white on front board and spine. Gift inscription on half title. Illustrated endpapers. 15 delightful illustrations by Margaret Tempest. 64 pages. Very good price-clipped dustwrapper which is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Collins, London 1963, First Edition
£15.00

Uttley Alison - Hare and Guy Fawkes

Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Hardback. 12mo. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has minor chips and tears. Half inch tear at foot of half-title. Some scribbling to rear end-paper. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout.
Published : Collins, London 1961, Second Impression
£7.00

Uttley Alison - Little Grey Rabbit's Paint-Box

Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Hardback. A very good copy in green boards lettered in white and with pictorial front board. In a good dustwrapper which has a small chip at the head of the spine. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other internal marking. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. This is no. 21 of the Little Grey Rabbit books.
Published : Collins, London and New York 1958, First Edition
£16.00

Uttley Alison - Little Grey Rabbit's Pancake Day

Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Hardback. A very good copy in green boards lettered in white and with pictorial front board. A liitle scuffing to foot of boards. In a good dustwrapper with a price of 5s. The wrapper has a one inch closed edge tear and shows a little edge wear. It is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 63 pages. Colour illustrations. This is no. 26 of the Little Grey Rabbit books.
Published : Collins, London 1967, First Edition
£22.00

Uttley Alison - Little Grey Rabbit's Spring Cleaning Party

Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Traces of sellotape marks on end-papers. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 63 pages. Colour illustrations.
Published : Collins, London 1972, First Edition
£18.00

Uttley Alison - Little Red Fox and Cinderella

Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Hardback. A very good copy. In a fair to good dustwrapper which is chipped to spine ends (without loss of lettering), has a few small tears and very small chips elsewhere and with some ink writing to spine and rear panel. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription. 64 pages. 8 full-page colour plates (one is coming loose and the frontispiece has a small piece missing at the bottom corner). Black and white illustrations. A difficult title to find in dustwrapper. Photographs available on request.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1956, First Edition
£35.00

Uttley Alison - Tim Rabbit's Dozen

Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. In a good plus dustwrapper which has one internal sellotape repair and a little surface rubbing to top of spine. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. 80 pages. Black and white illustrations. Twelve stories about Tim Rabbit.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1964, First Edition
£12.00

Vale George F - London Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Simpson Evelyn.
Hardback. Undated. c.1930's. A very good copy in green cloth with red lettering. The price-clipped dustwrapper is good with minor chipping at spine ends and a few smallish red spots on the rear panel. Coloured frontispiece and 7 black and white illustrations. Pages 48- 51 are a little stained at the foot. 88 pps. Delightful fairy tales for boys and girls of all ages.
Published : Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd., London, First Edition
£8.00

Verney Richard Greville, Lord Willoughby De Broke - Hunting the Fox

Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Hardback. Small 4to. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on front board and on spine. No inscriptions. Spine slightl;y faded. 6 colour plates including frontispiece. Some uncut pages. 148 pages.
Published : Constable & Co., London 1925, First Edition Thus
£22.00

Vogel Geertruida - Spring Flowers

Illustrated by Rie Cramer.
Hardback. N.d. 1915? Oblong 4to. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with pictorial onlay and other illustration to front board. Lettered in white on spine and in pink on front board. A lovely clean copy internally with no foxing or ownership inscription. 15 superb colour illustrations. Unpaginated. The book is rhymed into English from the Dutch by L.Edna Walter. A nice copy of an uncommon title.
Published : A. & C. Black, London, First Edition
£70.00

Vredenburg Edric (Editor) - Father Tuck's Annual

Hardback. Nd. A good copy. Wear to board edges. Decorated front cover. 128 pages. Stories by various authors. Illustrators include Louis Wain.
Published : Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., London,
£25.00

Walt Disney Studios Staff - The Big Bad Wolf and Little Red Riding Hood

Illustrated by Disney Walt.
Hardback. A nice bright very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper. One board tip a little bumped. Some, mainly end-paper, foxing. Previous owner's name and address on half title page Numerous colour and black and white illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. 64 pages. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped, has minor chipping and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : John Lane The Bodley Head, London 1934, First Edition
£200.00

Warburton R.E. Egerton - Hunting Songs

Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's dark green cloth with in gilt on front board and spine. No inscriptions. 8 full page colour tipped-in plates. Some foxing to page ends. 128 pages. A nice bright copy.
Published : Constable & Co. Ltd., London 1925, First Edition
£20.00

Waugh Ida - Holly Berries

4to. Nd. but there is an ownership inscription dated 1886 and a previous owner has written "[1885]" in pencil as the date of the book. The book bears the bookplate of Eric Quayle (who wrote "The Collectors' Book of Children's Books"). A good copy with some browning/foxing affecting mainly the first and last few pages. The boards are worn at the edges. 48 pages with charming colour illustrations by the author on each page.
Published : Griffith and Farran, London, First Edition
£30.00

Webb Anne - A Trip to the Circus

Illustrated by Ben and Stephanie Manchipp.
Hardback. A good copy in illustrated laminated boards. No inscriptions. Illustrated end-papers on which one of the small illustrations shows some scraping. Profusely illustrated in colour on each page. Unpaginated.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd., London 1973, First Edition
£8.00

West Michael - Clairdelune and Other Troubadour Romances

Illustrated by Evelyn Paul.
Hardback. Nd but inscription on front end-paper is dated 1914. Overall a very good copy in brown boards lettered and decorated in gilt but with some traces of damp-fading to the edges of the upper board. Top edge gilt. Other edges uncut. 140 pages. Attractive colour decorations and illustrations throughout. Music by Alfred Mereer.
Published : George G Harrap & Co. Ltd., London,
£70.00

White T. H. - The Godstone and the Blackymor

Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper with a little wear and tear at top of spine. A clean copy without ownership inscription. Black and white illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. A book about living on the west coast of Ireland.
Published : Jonathan Cape, London 1959, First Edition
£18.00

Whitehorn Alan Leslie - Wonder Tales of Old Japan

Illustrated by Shozan Obata.
Hardback. A good copy in the original boards. Laid on colour plate on upper board. Stain near foot of upper and lower boards with some fading. In a poor dustwrapper missing about half of spine and a largeish piece from the rear panel. The wrapper is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. Top edge gilt Internally very good. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xi,174. 12 full-page colour illustrations.
Published : T. C. & E. C. Jack, London & Edinburgh 1911, First Edition
£60.00