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21 ADAMS, Morley. (Edited by...) The Boy Scout's Companion. A Manual of Scoutcraft. Containing Over 200 Illustrations.
The Religious Tract Society. London. 1915. Fourth and Revised Edition. Original teal pictorial cloth very worn and faded. Coloured frontis. plus b/w plates and illustrations and diagrams to text. Includes musical notation and recitations for scouts at rear. viii, 407 pages. Inner hinge visible but holding. Bookplates to front endpapers. A poor copy that is complete but has been very loved and used over time. 83000 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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22 ADAMS, Richard. The Bureaucats. Illustrated by Robin Jacques.
Viking Kestrel. 1985 
First Edition. DW. Illustrated. Attractive copy in price clipped wrapper. VG+/VG. ISBN: 9780670801208 46091 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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23 ADCOCK, Marion St. John. (WEBB, Mrs Sidney H.) The Littlest One. Illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant.
George G. Harrap & Co, London 1914 
Second impression. NO DW. Slim 4to. Colour frontis., tipped in + 3 colour plates, all tipped in. Grey illustrated cloth, white lettering to spine. Boards are rubbed, worn and soiled. Inner hinge cracked, endpapers browned, ownership inscription to verso of frontis, which has slightly offset to verso of half-title, grubby marks and foxing to contents o/w GOOD only. 68393 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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24 AESOP. Illustrated by Edward J Detmold. The Fables of Aesop.
n.d. (1909) 
Hodder and Stoughton, London. c1909. Early Edition. Hardback. No DW. Beige illustrated cloth, gilt. 4to. Colour frontis + 22 tipped in colour plates. Boards are a little worn with some fraying at extremities. Bookplate to front free endpaper. Inner hinge visible, pages a little browned o/w contents overall are clean and sound. An attractive volume with lovely illustrations. 77268 
Price: 185.00 GBP
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25 AINSWORTH, Ruth. Illustrated by Elsie Wrigley. The Noah's Ark.
Lutterworh Press. 1969. First edition. Hardback. DW. Ex-library with remains of labels present. A clean and sound copy. 72114 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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26 ALCOTT, L.M. Harold COPPING (Illustrated by...) Little Women. A Story For Girls. With Eight Coloured Plates Reproduced From Original Water-Colour Drawings by Harold Copping.
The Religious Tract Society. 1912. 1912 Edition. Hardback. No DW. Blue cloth with small coloured illustrations inset to front cover and spine which are bordered in gilt. 4to. Colour frontis and 7 coloured plates, all present. Slight soiling to boards and a little wear to joints of spine, spine lightly creased and frayed along extremities. Ownership signatures to endpapers. Occasional mark and very light foxing to contents o/w a lovely edition of this classic work. 82440 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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27 ALCOTT, Louisa M. Jo's Boys And How They Turned Out. LOVELY 1950's EDITION IN HARDBACK.
The Studley Press. London. 1952 
Reprint. DW. Coloured frontis. Pages browned o/w fine in bright price-clipped wrapper that has sl. wear to extremities. 63330 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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28 ALDIN, Cecil. Field Babies.
Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton. London. N.d. (c.1910) 
Slim 4to. 24 full page coloured plates bordered in orange all based around the adventures of a puppy. Illustrated endpapers and title page, all by Aldin. Original illustrated paper covered boards, professioanlly and near-invisibly rebacked. Corners rubbed. Some very light foxing o/w a Near Fine copy of a scarce Aldin item. 39956 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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29 ALDRIDGE, James. The Broken Saddle.
Julia MacRae Books, London. 1982. First Edition. UK. DW. 'Exhibition copy Not For Sale' label to front endpaper o/w a very clean and fresh copy. 71951 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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30 ALLAN, Mabel Esther. More About Being an Author. (SIGNED).
Charles Gill & Son, Merseyide. 1985 
First edition. Paperback. SIGNED by the author. Upper panel sl. sunned and very small nick nr. head of spine o/w Nr. Fine. 24332 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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31 ALLEN, Philip Schuyler (Stories by). MOE, Louis. (Pictures by). Three Roly-Poly Piglets.
Collins, London. n.d. (c1940) 
Colour illustrated boards. No DW. Landscape 4to. Colour and b/w illustrations. A worn and slightly soiled copy with 6cm portion missing from head of spine and 1cm from tail. Hinges are tender, front free endpaper torn at tail of spine. Occasional grubby mark to contents o/w VG-. 61011 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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32 ALLEYNE, Margaret. The Nine Lives of Crusoe. His Third Life.
Herbert Joseph, London, n.d. (c1950) 
Herbert Joseph Edition. DW. Colour illustrations. 8vo. Charming copy in only slightly rubbed and browned wrapper. VG+/VG+. 45857 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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33 AMALGAMATED PRESS. Film Fun. The All-Star Annual 1949.
Amalgamated Press. London. 1949. 1949 Edition. Hardback. No DW. Slim 4to. Illustrated throughout. Illustrated paper covered boards, red cloth backstrip. Boards are a little worn at extremities but contents overall are very clean and "this book belongs to" has not been filled in. 75941 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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34 AMMAN, Jost. Kunst und Lehrbuchlein. Notes and Introduction by Eric Quayle.
Eugrammia Press, London. 1971 
First edition thus. 2 vols 16.5cm x 13cm in slipcase. Facsimile of first edition (1580) of first picture book to be published for children, here reproduced by collotype and bound in midnight blue velvet with accompanying volume in cream paper-coverd boards, black lettering to spine and upper, which includes Select Bibliography, Introduction, Translation of the Text, and essays on Amman and the book's original publisher Sigmund Feyerabend. Nr. Fine in cream slipcase. 32176 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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35 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian. The Tinder Box. Retold By Joan Cherry. Illustrated by Lucien Lowen.
Polytint Limited London. 1954 
First Edition. No DW. Slim 4to. Paper covered illustrated boards. Illustrated throughout. Boards very slightly soiled, spine sunned and pulled at head, extremities rubbed o/w contents clean. VG. 65675 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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36 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian. The Ugly Duckling and other Tales.
n.d. (c1945) 
Todd Publishing Company London. c1945. Small square 8vo. Hardback. No DW. Illustrated boards. Colour illustrations. Ownership inscription to front pastedown. Generally a clean and sound copy. 72263 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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37 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian. The Ugly Duckling. etc.etc. Illustrated by E. J. Andrews, Elsie Blomfield Etc., Etc.
Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. London. n.d. (c1912) 
Cream decorated boards with tipped in illustration. No DW. 8vo. 64pp plus 2pp. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations within text. Some wear to boards with spine joint exposed and tear (repaired). Foxing to endpapers, margin of pages 21/22 torn without affecting text. One illustration neatly coloured in yellow o/w a nice copy. VG. 53912 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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38 ANDERSEN, Hans. Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. With many Illustrations in Colour and in Black and White by Helen Stratton.
n.d. (c1930) 
Blackie & Son Limited, London. c1930. Early Edition. Hardback. No DW. Colour frontis. + 15 colour plates + b/w illustrations. Original paper-covered pictorial boards + illustration to blue cloth spine. The boards are slightly faded and a little bumped at extremities. Tape marks to front endpapers and last page of text, lacking the rear endpaper. Contents overall are clean and sound. 76338 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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39 ANON A Picture Story Book With Four Hundred Illustrations by Eminent Artists. Four Stories: "Dame Mitchell and her Cat", "The Strange and Interesting Adventures of Prince Hempseed and His Little Sister" and "The History of a Nut-Cracker Parts I and II."
George Routledge. London. N.d.(c1870) Hardback NO DW. Square 8vo. 313pp. Illustrated throughout by the best of Victorian artists. Original decorated green cloth gilt, head and tail of spine frayed, contents slightly shaken, some browning and foxing to pages but generally a clean and sound copy of a lovely collection of tales and illustrations. 31011 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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40 ANON Little Violet's Picture Book.
George Routledge and Sons. No date, circa 1880. Tall slim 8vo. Original blue cloth gilt, wth mounted chromo-litho coloured plate to upper board with decorative gilt and black borders. 96 pages with an illustration to each page together with descriptive text. Inner hinge cracked in centre but binding relatively sound. Boards slightly rubbed and soiled. Small neat ownership stamps to front endpapers which are slightly worn and chipped to lower edge. Occasional foxing and browning to pages otherwise a clean copy of a scarce and attractive item. 73339 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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