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1 "BB" [Denys WATKINS-PITCHFORD] The Forest of Boland Light Railway. FIRST EDITION Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford.
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1955 
First edition. DW. 127pp. Coloured frontis + numerous b/w illustrations. Original illustrated blue cloth, spine and top of lower board lightly spotted. Small neat ownership inscription, endpapers browned with occasional foxing. VG+ in price-clipped wrapper that is damp spotted internally and to spine and rear panel and torn half-way down the joint betwen the rear panel and the rear flap. There are chips to the head of the spine and to lower edge of wrapper with a few close tears and internally repaired internally with brown tape to top corner. Generally the front panel of the wrapper is bright though the spine is rubbed spotted and nicked. 52549 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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2 "BB". WATKINS-PITCHFORD, Denys. The Little Grey Men. A Story for the Young in Heart. Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford. FIRST EDITION.
Eyre and Spottiswoode. London. 1942 
First edition. No DW. 201pp + [2]pp Folly Brook Song. Frontis., 21 wood-engraved plates + delightful head and tail-pieces to each section and chapter by Watkins-Pitchford. Original buff cloth printed in red, spine sl. faded, sl. signs of wear to extremities. Pages 1 - 67 rippled but readable, bookplate, some occ. foxing o/w a VG copy a first of one of the most neglected masterpieces of British children's literature. 47238 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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3 "SEPP". "Rex". The Coronation Lion Comes To Town.
Hutchinson, London. 1937. First Edition. No DW. Large slim landscape 4to. Illustrated paper covered boards, blue linen backstrip. Boards are soiled and quite worn and rubbed at extremities. Illustrated. Endpapers foxed o/w contents clean and sound. VG. 71255 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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4 (BARRIE, J.M). Presented by Eleanor Graham and Edward Ardizzone. J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan. The Story Of The Play.
Brockhampton Press. Leicester. 1965. Third Impression. Hardback. DW. Large 8vo. Colour and b/w illustrations. Board edges are mottled and a little discoloured. Contents are very clean and fresh. Wrapper is a little sunned to spine and is very slightly chipped along top edge of rear cover o/w a lovely copy. 72965 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 (BARRIE, J.M. Sir). O'CONNOR, Daniel. The Story of Peter Pan. Retold from the Fairy Play by Daniel O'Connor. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
G. Bell & Sons ltd. London. 1926. First Edition Thus. New Edition. Reset with additional Illustrations. Hardback. No DW. Original blind decorated blue cloth, gilt. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slim 8vo. Some light foxing to contents, "this book belongs to" has been filled in o/w generally a clean and sound copy. 72960 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6 (Boy's Journal) Boy's Journal. New Series No1. Vol 1 to No 13 Vol III.
[ Henry Vickers] n.d. (Circa 1860s). 
[Edited by C.P. Brown] Three Volume Set. Half brown calf and textured cloth, with contrasting label to spine, gilt decorated sections and raised bands. B/w illustrations throughout. All extremities bumped and rubbed. Owner inscription to all three volume on front flyeaves. Hinge visible to all volumes, particularly III and pages foxed, but o/w a nice set. VG-. (Details of publisher ref The Collector's Book of Childrens Books by Eric Quayle.) 36691 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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7 (CALDECOTT, Randolph). DESMARAIS, Robert J. Randolph Caldecott. His Books and Illustrations for Young Readers.
University of Alberta Press, Edmonton. 2006 
First edition. Paperback with wrapps. Illustrated throughout. FINE. 60221 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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8 (DAHL, Roald). WOOD, David. The BFG. Theatre Programme. James Woods & Justin Savage for Clarion Productions & Robert Cogo-Fawcett for Lyric Hammersmith Productions by arrangement with Theatre Royal Presentations Plc Present The BFG. (Big Friendly Giant) by Roald Dahl. Adapted and Directed by David Wood.
Hythe Arts Division. London. 1991 
Slim paperback 4to. Illustrated. Covers are lightly creased at corners. A few grubby marks to contents o/w a very nice copy. VG+. First performance: Wimbledon Theatre Tuesday 19th February 1991. 67163 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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9 (DISNEY, Walt). DEMPSTER, Al. Walt Disney's Santa's Toy Shop. Illustrated by The Walt Disney Studio. Adapted by...
Western Publishing Company Inc., Wisconsin. 1950 
First Edition. No DW. Slim 8vo. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated throughout. Unpaginated. Boards sl. worn at extremities. Small chip to top margin of title page. "This book belongs to" has been filled in, but contents clean and sound. VG. 58256 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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10 (FARQUHARSON, Martha). FINLEY, Martha. Mildred and Elsie.
George Routledge. London. 1890 
First edition, UK. Original grey illustrated cloth. Frontis. Boards lightly soiled, extremities bumped and slightly frayed. Inner hinge visible o/w contents clean and sound. Scarce. 30991 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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11 (FARQUHARSON, Martha). FINLEY, Martha. Mildred at Roselands. A Sequel to Mildred Keith.
George Routledge. London. 1890 
First edition, UK. Original taupe illustrated cloth. Frontis. Boards slightly soiled, extremities rubbed, corners bumped. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, inner hinge cracked, some occasional foxing throughout o/w contents clean and sound. 30990 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 (FARQUHARSON, Martha). FINLEY, Martha. Mildred Keith.
George Routledge. London. N.d. [1890] 
Original red illustrated cloth. Boards soiled, spine sunned, head and tail of spine slightly frayed. Inner hinge cracked, large closed tears affecting text to pages 161/162 and pages 201-204. Some occasional foxing throughout. Scarce. 30988 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 (LADYBIRD). SOUTHGATE, Vera. Sleeping Beauty. A Ladybird Easy Reading Book. Retold by... With Illustrations by Eric Winter.
Wills & Hepworth Ltd. Loughborough. 1965. First Edition. Hardback. No DW. Illustrated boards. Slim 8vo. Illustrated throughout in colour. A very clean and fresh copy. 72524 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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14 (LADYBIRD). VESEY-FITZGERALD, Brian. Colour illustrations by John Leigh-Pemberton. The Ladybird Book of Garden Flowers.
Wills & Hepworth, ltd. Loughborough. 1960. First Edition. Hardback. DW. Slim 8vo. Colour illustrations. A lovely clean and fresh copy. 72532 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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15 (NIXON R.T.) IPC Magazines Ltd. WHOOPEE! book of Frankie Stein. A Fleetway Annual. (A Monster Book).
IPC Magazines. 1976. Paperback. 4to. Illustrated with cartoons throughout. 127pp. Covers are slightly worn and creased. Pages browned o/w VG. SCARCE. 70004 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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16 (SHAKESPEARE). LAMB, Charles & Mary. RACKHAM, Arthur. Tales From Shakespeare. by Charles & Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
J.M. Dent & Sons, London. 1909 
First edition, thus. Bound in red silk, gilt. With gilt decoration to upper board and spine. Top edge gilt. xii, 304pp. Colour frontis. + 11 colour plates + 2 b/w plates + b/w illustrations within text. 1 black and white plate, opposite pp.128 has previously become detached and has been unskillfully tipped in. First gathering tender. Boards very slightly soiled, rubbing to outer edges and spine sunned. Endpapers browned, gift insciption to half-title o/w a handsome volume. VG. 61714 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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17 (SHAKESPEARE). LAMB, Charles and Mary. Tales From Shakespeare. With 48 Coloured Plates By A.E. Jackson.
n.d. (c1930) 
Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, London. c1930. DW. Colour illustrations. Large 8vo. Occasional foxing to contents and ownership signature to top margin of half-title. Wrapper is sunned to spine, chipped worn and rubbed at extremities and has large closed tear across front cover o/w VG+/VG-. 70142 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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18 ABERCONWAY, Christabel, told by. WHISTLER, Rex, illustrations by. The Story of Mr Korah.
Michael Joseph, London. 1954 
First Edition. Grey cloth, red backstrip, gilt to backstrip and vignette to lower corner. No DW. Tipped in coloured frontis + 2 tipped in coloured plates with b/w plates and illustrations within text. Unpaginated. Boards sunned to margins with a few stains. Contents sl. thumbed with 3cm tear to lower margin of one page. Lower edges of some pages rippled slightly o/w VG. 53435 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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19 ABRAHAMS, Robert D. The Bonus of Redonda. Illustrated by Dennis Brown.
Routledge & Kegan Paul. London. 1967. First Edition. Hardback. DW. Illustrated. Ex-library with only labels present. Overall a clean and sound copy. 71947 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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20 ADAMS, Frank. The Story of The Frog who Would A-Wooing Go. Illustrated by...
Blackie and Son, London. n.d. 
Slim quarto. Illustrated throughout. Orig. green paper covered boards, burgundy linen backstrip, pictorial inlay to upper board. Boards slightly soiled, worn at extemities. Inner hinge visible, some occasional foxing throughout o/w contents clean and sound. 28195 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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