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The Wonders of Sylvia AND The Adventures of Peter Popsy

By: Stuart, William Maxwell

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ilfracombe: Arthur H. Stockwell, nd (1944?):

Seller ID: 80544


1st edition (presumed). Two colour frontis and line illus in the text by the author. Blue cloth boards stamped in blue on the spine. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Strait Gate

By: Swan, Annie S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, S. W. Partridge: nd

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 80616

Condition: near Very Good


13th edition. Blue cloth boards decoratively stamped in gilt, black and blind on the spine and upper panel. Spine rubbed and nicked at head and tail else Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Schoolgirl Rose

By: Talbot, Ethel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1928

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11328

Condition: near Very Good


1st edition. Pictorial blue cloth boards showing a girl sitting in a deckchair knitting and a boy sitting on a cushion. Inscription on ffe. Cloth rubbed and some spotting to prelims else near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Through Strange Paths

By: Temple, Ursula

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Gall & Inglis: nd (1909?)

Edition: No edition stated

Seller ID: 10036

Condition: Very Good


Edition not stated. Pictorial printed blue cloth boards. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info

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A Lost Leader

By: Townshend, Dorothea

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge: 1913 (?)

Edition: No edition stated

Seller ID: 86629

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial red cloth boards. Tissue-protected coloured frontis + 2 colour illus by Harold Piffard. Prize inscription in ink on ffe dated Dec 1913 else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Golliwogg's Bicycle Club

By: Upton, Florence K.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green: 1967

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 89784

Condition: Very Good


A photolitho reprint of a book first published in 1896. Words by Bertha Upton and illustrated throughout with coloured pictures by Florence K. Upton. Glazed printed paper boards. Name and address of ownership stamped on the front pastedown else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info

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The Heart of Una Sackville

By: Vaizey, Mrs George de Horne

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: S. W. Partridge, [1907]:

Seller ID: 12042


No edition stated. With six illustrations by Percy Tarrant. Red cloth boards decoratively stamped in gilt and gloss varnish on the spine and upper panel. Light spotting throughout. Front free endpaper shows signs of a nearly-removed gift label. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

The Wonderful Lamp

By: Voegeli, Max

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1955:

Seller ID: 8992


1st (English) edition. Trans from the German by E., M. Prince. Illustrated by Felix Hoffmann. Red cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. Ends spotted else near Very Good in chipped Good dust-jacket with a 20mm piece missing from rear panel. View more info

Melbourne House

By: Warner, Susan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: S. W. Partridge, nd:

Seller ID: 8880


No edition stated. Pictorial red cloth boards. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Book of Gnomes

By: Weatherly, Fred E.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: nd (1895?)

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 81427

Condition: Good


Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy. Landscape 4to (258 x 308mm). 46pp unpaginated. Glazed printed paper on boards. Includes 8 coloured chromolithograph plates, 7 full-page and numerous smaller monochrome line illustrations. Several of the monochrome illustrations have been hand-coloured probably by a child. The boards are scuffed and rubbed at the edges. One 2-page spread is detached. View more info

Fighting for Freedom

By: Westerman, Percy F.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Blackie, nd (1940s?):

Seller ID: 10934


No edition stated - produced to War Economy Standard. Red cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Rivals of the Reef

By: Westerman, Percy F.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Blackie: nd [1929?]

Edition: Probable 1st

Seller ID: 83737

Condition: near Very Good


Probable 1st edition - the 34 titles listed on the verso of the title-page were all published pre-1929. Pictorial blue cloth boards. Illustrated by Kenneth Inns - frontis and 5pp monochrome halftone plates. Cloth nicked at head and tail of spine and a little rubbed at the edges. Plate facing page 104 has an ink stain and slight damage to one corner. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Treasure of the 'San Philipo'

By: Westerman, Percy F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: The Boys Own Paper, nd:

Edition: No edition stated

Seller ID: 83750

Condition: near Very Good


Illustrated blue cloth boards. Monochrome halftone frontis. Heavy spotting to book block edges and front and rear matter. Inscription in ink on front free-endpaper. Binding is tight. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Topping Book for Girls

By: White, Heather et al

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Dean: nd

Edition: Presumed First edition

Seller ID: 93817

Condition: near Very Good


4to (252 x 188mm). Pp 124 + colour frontis (Their First Cruise) and 3 full-page colour plates. Unstamped green cloth spine with glazed printed paper boards - girl carrying a hockey stick on upper board. Edges a little rubbed else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket (as issued?) View more info

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Jacqueline Wilson Double Decker: Double Act AND Bad Girls

By: Wilson, Jacqueline

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Corgi Yearling: 1998

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 87159

ISBN: 0 440 86414 3

Condition: Very Good


14th printing of this trade paperback edition. Illustrated by Nick Sharratt. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Kiss

By: Wilson, Jacqueline

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Corgi: 2008

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 87172

ISBN: 0552554413

Condition: Very Good


First printing of this trade paperback edition. Illustrated by Nick Sharratt. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Mum-Minder

By: Wilson, Jacqueline

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Corgi Yearling: 2008

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 87178

ISBN: 0440868254

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of this trade paperback edition. Illustrated by Nick Sharratt. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

With the Sea Kings A Story of the Days of Lord Nelson

By: Winder, F.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Blackie: nd

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 85011

Condition: near Very Good


No edition stated - presumed 1st. With 4 illustrations by W. S. Stacey. Olive green pictorial cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Book block edges a little spotted and soiled else a tightly bound copy without dust-jacket. View more info

The Girls of Clanwys Farm

By: Wynne, May

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Cassell, 1924:

Seller ID: 8797


1st edition. Grey cloth boards stamped in blue on the spine and upper panel and with a lozenge-shaped colour illustration laid on to the upper panel. Sunday School prize label on the front pastedown. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info