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Half Hours in the Wide West. Over Mountains, Rivers, and Prairies.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, William Isbister: 1880

Seller ID: 1546


Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xii, 345 pages, numerous b/w illustrations. Rebound in brown cloth, new endpapers. All edges gilt. Account of a voyage through Canada, from New York to California, then through Mexico. View more info

Darton's Leading Strings.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: London, Wells, Gardner, Darton: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4146


124 pages, full coloured frontispiece and many illustrations printed in b/w or b/w and red. one page torn, short tear at top of one side of spine, corners worn. Date 1912 printed on the back of the title page. View more info

Unser Erstes Buch.

By: N/A

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: Graz, Leykam Verlag. Österreichischer Bundesverlag, Verlag Für Jugend Und Volk: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4381


iv, 80 pages, ilustrated endpapers, many colour illustrations. Old name at top of title page and on two other pages, pages 61-64 worn on edges with several short tears, wear on spine ends. Erarbeitet und herausgegeben von einer österreichischen Lehrergemeinschaft. Mit Erlaß des Bundesministeriums vom 14. November 1945. This is the first edition with the copyright date 1946 on the verso of the title page. View more info

Mickey Mouse Annual. So 'Bracing'.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: London, Dean & Son: 1934

Seller ID: 5367


The annual for 1935, copyright 1934, identified by cover picture of Mickey Mouse playing a home-made instrument using a frying pan, fork and a pair of braces. The caption reads: So Bracing. Thick volume, inpaginated. Spine chipped, corners bumped, some hand colouring on first six pages. View more info

A Peep Into the Agricultural World, Being a Visit to a Farm House.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: London [1839], Darton and Clark:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5488


v, 192 pages, frontispiece and many text illustrations. Contents detached from covers, 2cm split middle of spine, pages up to p. 24 are loose. Rare English children's book. Reviewed in the "Educational magazine, and journal of Christian philanthropy" July 1839. View more info

Peeps and Pictures; or, Little Folks of Many Lands.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Kilmarnock, John Ritchie:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5737


ca. 60 pages, illustrated. Rare Scottish children's book. Publication date ca. 1920. Front endpaper split, otherwise very good. View more info

Droll Folk.

By: N/A

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6008


no publication date but presumed to be 1934. Unpaginated, ca. 80 pages, colour and b/w illustrations, wear on spine and edges, lacks bottom half of 2 pages, tears on a few pages. Old gift inscription on front endpaper. The books comes from the collection of Yvonne du Fresne, New Zealand fiction author with her name on 2 pages. Rare children's book. View more info

How it is made. An Object Book of Common Things.

By: N/A

Price: $450.00 USD

Publisher: London, Fredereick Warne:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007066


10 pages, old name and date (1889?) on second page, also old bookshop stamp. Corners worn, cloth on spine split on one side, soiling con covers, small area of damage on front cover. Beautiful chromolithographic plates. Rare children's book. Worldcat lists only 2 existing copies. View more info

My Seaside Holiday Book. Stories & Pictures.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007200


72 pages, coloured frontispiece, many b/w plates and text illustrations. No publication date but old inscription dated 1904. Contents pages almost detached from covers. Covers a little soiled, wear on corners and edges, a few pencil lines on title page. Rare! View more info

Momotaro. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 1.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007240


[18 pages], most pages have a colour illustration. Colour printed paper wrappers, pale blue cloth ties stab-sewn. Ca 1880s. We also stock a few othertitles from this Fairy Tale Series. View more info

Our Children's Pets.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007350


unpaginated (32 pages), 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Split in the middle but binding holding. Date "Xmas 1929) on front endpaper. View more info

Little Lily's Picture Book.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008551


190 pages, with 96 pages of pictures. Red cloth boards with gilt and black decorations, the image which is pasted on the front cover is partially torn off, a little wear at top and bottom of spine. No publication date but inscription on front endpaper is dated 1872. View more info

Urashima. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 8.

By: (translated by R.H. Chamberlain)

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007243


[25 pages], many have a colour illustration. Colour printed paper wrappers, pale blue cloth ties stab-sewn. Ca 1880s. We also stock a few othertitles from this Fairy Tale Series. View more info

Our Agreeable Friends.

By: Aflalo, F.G. (editor)

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: London, Chambers: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4289


xv, 300 pages, illustrated coloured title page, 24 other illustrations (7 coloured), old school prize label partially removed from front endpaper. A very bright and crisp copy of this delightful book of animal stories, showing only very light shelf wear on the spine ends. View more info

The Black Puppy Book.

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5309


no date but handwritten note on front endpaper states "1st 1909". 12 colour and other b/w illustrations. Old inscription on front endpaper. Lacks the bottom corners of six pages (ca. 1x2cm), also small piece of front cover illustration lacking (ca. 1x1cm). View more info

¿¿¿¿¿¿ / Antusheng tong hua xuan. Hans Anderson't Fairy Tales.

By: Andersen, Hans Christian / ¿¿¿¿. ¿¿¿.

Price: $200.00 USD

Publisher: Shanghai, Christian Literature Society: 1948

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 007578


unpaginated, ca. 110 pages, b/w illustrations. Rare early Chinese edition of Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tales. View more info

The Dandy-Andy Book

By: Anderson, Anne

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Nelson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007777


ca. 40 pages, colour plates by Anne Anderson. Contents pages separated from the covers. Some soiling on covers. Old name and date 1916 on front endpaper. View more info

The Rosie-Posie Book.

By: Anderson, Anne (illustrator)

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Thomas Nelson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4503


no publication date but handwritten name and date 1915 on verso of frontispiece. 12 colour plates printed on one side only, each facing a verse in a decorated black and white frame. Title page partially neatly coloured in. Covers slightly soiled, binding firm. View more info

Norwegian Fairy Tales

By: Asbjornsen, P. Chr. [Peter Christen] and Jorgen Moe

Price: $175.00 USD

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1895

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 009127


v, 295 pages, frontispiece, plates and text illustrations. Small area of mild bubbling on front cover, lacks front flyleaf. A rare English edition of Asbjornsen and Moe's collection of fairy tales. Illustrated by Bessie du Val. View more info

Mee-a-ow! Or, Good Advice to Cats and Kittens.

By: Ballantyne, R.M.

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: London, Nelson: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5382


72 Pages, coloured illustrations pasted onto front cover, several b/w illustrations, lacks p. 15/16, 5cm split on one side of spine, old insciption dated 1874 on front endpaper. Rare first edition of this lovely children's book on cats. View more info