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Yesterday's Children

By: Sowerby, Millicent and Githa

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London: Chatto & Windus, 1908:

Seller ID: 81230


1st edition. 4to. Pp 47 + frontis & 11 colour plates by Millicent Sowerby. Original red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel and with a colour picture laid on to a blind embossed panel on the upper cover. One plate detached and a number are rubbed at the edges. Some pages show the odd grubby mark. Good+ View more info

The Academy Boys in Camp

By: Spear, S. F.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: nd

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 80716


No edition stated. Frontis + 3 colour plates. Ochre cloth boards stamped in black and yellow on the spine and upper panel. Head and tail of spine a bit worn else almost Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Snooky Stories

By: Steven, Lucille.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Glasgow: Art & Educational Publishers, [1944]:

Seller ID: 81785


No edition stated. 183 x 244mm (landscape). Pp 16 with 4 full page colour illustrations plus monochrome illus throughout. Red cloth spine with sides of glazed printed paper on boards. Text twin wire wire stabbed with centre spread a little loose. Overall Good+ without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Bushbabies

By: Stevenson, William

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: Hutchinson, 1966:

Seller ID: 80543


1st edition. Illus by Victor G. Ambrus. Brown cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. Very Good+ in Very Good dust-jacket with one small repaired tear. View more info

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Settlers and Scouts

By: Strang, Herbert

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1943:

Seller ID: 81776


Reprint - no edition stated. Tan cloth boards stamped in brown on the spine and upper panel. Very Good in edge-worn chipped and torn near Good dust-jacket. View more info

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 (?)

Edition: No edition stated

Seller ID: 12042

Condition: Very Good


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. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket (as issued?) 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

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