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My Playtime Story Book

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Murrays Sales & Service Co.:

Seller ID: 001364

Condition: Good


Undated. A Twinkie Book. Matt pictorial boards with red cloth spine; two tone ills. Extensive rubbing to edges and corners exposing boards; previous owner name to front pastedown; browning to pages. View more info

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The Junior Playtime Gift Book

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Edwyn A. Birks Ltd:

Seller ID: 001891

Condition: Near Very Good


Undated edition. Glazed pictorial boards. Rubbing to spine ends; small mark to fore-edge of front cover; tanning to pages. All contents and puzzles clean. Includes stories, puzzles and activities such as 'Spudnik the Hedgehog' - how to make a match holder hedgehog from a potato. In the days before health and safety obviously. View more info

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Little Bo-Peep

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London & Letchworth, P.M.Productions Ltd:

Seller ID: 002293

Condition: Very Good


Undated booklet. Landscape format stapled pictorial paper wraps; 10pp; b/w ills. Touch of foxing and curling to cover; staples rusting to centrefold. Little Bo-Peep finds her sheep with a little help from Jeremy Crumpet. View more info

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The Children's Treasure Book

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins:

Seller ID: 003078

Condition: Good


Matt pictorial boards; b/w ills. Boards are bumped, rubbed and worn to edges, spine ends and corners; light marking to cover; number written in pen to head of spine and again to front endpaper; browning to pages; previous owner name written in ownership box; one small picture neatly coloured in pencil. A collection of stories, poems and activities including 'The Onion Man' by Jane Shaw, 'Clover the Walking Wheatsheaf' by Elizabeth Llewellyn and 'The Ugly Gnome' by Enid O'Dare. View more info

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The Lucky Boys' Budget

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son Limited:

Seller ID: 004111

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards; 96pp; colour frontis plus b/w ills. Boards rubbed to edges and worn to corners; tanning to spine; browning to endpapers; previous owner gift inscription dated 1927 to front endpaper. Includes 'The Painting of Belshazzar' by Jeffrey Havilton and 'The Sea-Urchins' by John G.Stranach. View more info

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The Winner Book of Stories

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Blackie & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 004363

Condition: Good Plus


Undated. Matt pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; four colour plates plus b/w ills. Boards have small splits and chips to spine ends; browning to pages; erased pencil answers faintly visible to crossword. Dustwrapper is rubbed, nicked and chipped to edges and corners with previous owner name to rear panel. Includes 'Arabella the Bicycle' by W.M.Horsbrugh and 'The Little Black Cat' by Pamela Nicholas. View more info

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The Prize for Girls and Boys 1902

By: N/A

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.: 1902

Seller ID: 006174

Condition: Good


Blue cloth decorated boards; 164pp plus publisher's catalogue; colour frontis plus colour front page for each issue as well as many b/w ills. Corners and spine ends rubbed and bumped with rubbing to gilt on front cover title; previous owner gift inscription dated 1902 to front endpaper; foxing to endpapers; curved tear to lower edge cover of Feb issue; a number of small nicks and tears to page edges; section of catalogue a little loose. A bound collection of children's periodicals from Jan-Dec 1902. View more info

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The Bounty Book for Tiny Tots

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions Ltd.:

Seller ID: 006250

Condition: Near Very Good


Undated. Pictorial boards; 190pp; four colour plates, b/w ills plus two-tone ills. Boards rubbed to edges, bumped and worn to corners with bumped and nicked spine ends; browning to pages; couple of small cracks to binding internally, but holding firm and otherwise in very nice condition inside. A collection of stories and poems including ' Brownie Boggle's Bee', 'Georgie's Caravan' and 'The Toadstool Castle'. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info

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The Little Gleaner: A Monthly Magazine for the Young (Vol IX, New Series)

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Houlston & Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 006356

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and black decs; 284pp; b/w ills. Rubbed and bumped corners; light marking and previous owner prize inscription dated 1896 to front endpaper; significant foxing to endpapers, more scattered to pages; pencil note to rear endpaper; hinge just before index starting to crack. View more info

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Little Folks: A Magazine for the Young [Vols 11-12 in One Bound Vol]

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.:

Seller ID: 010433

Condition: Near Very Good


1879-1881, Half-bound leather spine and corners with maroon cloth bound by Goodall & Suddick of Leeds; two tissue guarded colour plates plus b/w ills; 380pp, 380pp, 48pp. Rubbing to joints and extemities with lightly worn corners; foxing to page block edges, endpapers and prelims; creasing and small hole to tissue guard; couple of nicks to page edges. A collection of stories, poems, puzzles and articles including 'The Adventures of Ducky-Bill and Webby-Foot' and 'Maid Marjory'. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quot... View more info

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Our Bedtime Story Book

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions:

Seller ID: 011574

Condition: Good


Undated. Pictorial boards; 61pp; two-tone ills. Boards rubbed to edges and worn to corners with splitting to spine ends; previous owner gift inscription to title page. Includes 'Johnny and the Window Cleaner' by Jane Mead and 'The Doll with odd Eyes' by Evelyn Bowen. View more info

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The Giant Baby

By: AHLBERG, Allan

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Viking: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001664

ISBN: 0670848646

Condition: Very Good


Blue boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 156pp; b/w ills.. Light rubbing to board edges. Clipped dustwrapper is rubbed and lightly creased to upper edge with scratching to rear panel. View more info

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A Pair of Sinners

By: AHLBERG, Allan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Granada Publishing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003324

ISBN: 0246113251

Condition: Very Good


Matt pictorial cloth boards; 40pp; b/w and colour ills. View more info

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Two Wheels, Two Heads

By: AHLBERG, Janet & Allan

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Collins: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004812

ISBN: 0001380354

Condition: Near Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Boards lightly scuffed with bumping to corners; light tanning to endpapers; one page has creased corner. An early book from the Ahlberg team. View more info

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Dubious Deeds: Book One of The Further Adventures of Eddie Dickens

By: ARDAGH, Philip

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003132

ISBN: 0571217079

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 145pp; b/w ills. Tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has just a touch of rubbing to edges. Eddie Dickens is back in the first of his Further Adventures. View more info

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A Garden for Trudy

By: ASHLEY, Elizabeth

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Victory Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010050

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 154pp. Foxing to page block edges; prize plate to front endpaper. Price clipped dustwrapper is a little off-centre, rubbed to edges with light marking and creasing to rear panel. View more info

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Lucie Attwell's 'Telling a Story' (Lucie Attwell's Telling a Tale)

By: ATTWELL, Lucie

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 003799

Condition: Good


Undated edition. Glazed pictorial boards; 44pp; colour ills, Boards lightly sunned to spine and outer edges; spine has tape repair to split to upper 3cm, rubbing and laminate crack to joint of lower spine; small pen mark to front cover; ownership box empty but owner details have been 'tippexed' out above; endpapers lightly foxed. A collection of stories and poems beautifully illustrated by Attwell, including 'The Christmas Tree Gnome' and 'Our Mac'. View more info

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Lucie Attwell's Bumper Book of Fun

By: ATTWELL, Lucie

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 003814

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; 125pp; colour frontis plus two tone ills. Boards lightly scuffed with rubbing and small chip to spine ends; spine lightly sunned; pages tanned. A collection of stories and poems illustrated by Attwell. View more info

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Hero

By: BAILLIE, Allan

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002705

ISBN: 0670830968

Condition: Very Good


Navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 141pp. Faint pencil mark visible to front endpaper; toning to pages. Dustwrapper has two small corner edge tears which have been repaired to the reverse with tape. A story based on the Sydney flood of 1986 set in the Australian suburb of Richmond. View more info

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The Twins That Did Not Pair

By: BEDFORD, H.Louisa

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 005232

Condition: Good


Undated. Blue cloth with gilt lettering decorated with snowdrops to front and spine; 218pp; b/w ills. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends; some colour lifting to spine; browning to endpapers; small notch to fore-edge of front endpaper; previous owner details dated 1909 to reverse of frontis; foxing to page block edges; binding a little pulled in places. View more info