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The Schoolgril Pilot

By: Wendon, Edith A

Price: £23.00

Publisher: The Girl's Own Paper Office: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13129

Condition: Very Good


Probably late.1920s. 224pp, orange brown cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Colour frontispiece illustration, now becoming detached, otherwise internally clean. School adventure story for girls. Rare. View more info

A Song for Clowns

By: Wersba, Barbara

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12594

Condition: Very Good


101pp. Illustrated dustjacket has a little edgewear and children's names have been neatly written on the back cover. B + w illustrations, some of which have been neatly coloured in. Pencil drawings to free endpapers, otherwise internally clean. Humphrey becomes a minstrel. View more info

Every Boy's Book Of British Natural History and Nature Photography

By: Westell, W Percival

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Religious Tract Society: 1917

Seller ID: 641

Condition: Very Good


8th impression, third edition. Introduction by Rt Hon Lord Avebury. 279 pp, orange boards. Colour frontispiece and 109 illustrations, including how to make a camera. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise VG. Photographs and descriptions of birds, insects and bygone farming practices. View more info

Wild Life of the Garden

By: Westell, W Percival and Harvey, Kate

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11393

Condition: Very Good


186pp, green cloth covered boards with a couple of ink marks. B + w photographs and illustrations. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Birds, insects and flowers etc View more info

The Airship 'Golden Hind'

By: Westerman, Percy F

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Partridge: 1111

Seller ID: 7106

Condition: Very Good


Sunday School gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1928. 256pp, illustrated cloth covered boards, a couple of light marks. B + w frontispiece illustration. Internally clean. A flight around the world for two former WWI 'aces'. View more info

Standish Gets His Man

By: Westerman, Percy F

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1111

Seller ID: 11492

Condition: Very Good


Presumed 1st edition, probably c 1945 - War Economy standard. 224pp, Illustrated dustjacket with a little loss to the spine. B + w illustrations. Internally clean. Standish arrests two American gunmen. View more info

Melbourne House

By: Wetherell, Elizabeth

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1921

Seller ID: 140

Condition: Very Good


Children's story. 255 pp, browned with age, green cloth boards with colour illustration. Colour frontispiece. Internally clean. View more info

The House of the Wolf A Romance

By: Weyman, Stanley

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co: 1895

Seller ID: 14801

Condition: Very Good


278pp, marroon cloth covered boards with silver title, a little rubbed to ends of spine. B + w frontispiece illlustration by Charles Kerr, with tissue guard. Vignette illustration to title page. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, a few small light spots of foxing, otherwise clean. Historical adventure story, set in France in 1572. View more info

The Farthermost Fort

By: Wheeler, Molly

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dent: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7799

ISBN: 0460057561

Condition: Very Good


190pp, complete dustjacket in protective plastic cover. B + w illustrations. Flyleaf neatly removed, stamp on top edge and back of title page, otherwise a good reading copy. Set in Roman England. View more info

Revolt Against The Rain God

By: Whitman, Edmund S

Price: £6.50

Publisher: World's Work Ltd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4074

Condition: Very Good


1st UK edition. 157pp, complete dustjacket by Alfred Whiteley, a little faded to top edge. Previous owner's name stamp on flyleaf, otherwise clean. Historical story for children, set in Mayan Mexico. View more info

The Moated Manor

By: Whittle, Norah M

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Arnold: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4607

Condition: Very Good


128pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. Gift inscription on inner board, a few tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Children's adventure - a story of Cavaliers and Roundheads. View more info

Paul's Secret Courage

By: Williams, Elma M

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Odhams: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12827

Condition: Very Good


144pp, green boards. B + w illustrations. Ex library - remains of label to flyleaf, a couple of stamps, otherwise internally clean. Paul, a boy who loves animals, meets the circus. View more info

Into The Arena

By: Wilson Wilson, Theodora

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Collins: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6020

Condition: Fine


284pp, brown cloth covered boards with design of a lion. Colour and b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Stories of the early Christians and of the Saints. View more info

Spirit In The Rainforest

By: Wilson, Eric

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Severn House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 915

ISBN: 0727813684

Condition: Very Good


143 pp, laminated boards by Debbie Ryder. Map of Vancouver Island and b + w illustrations, Lacks flyleaf and library stamp to title page, otherwise vrey clean. A childrens' story set in Canada View more info

Vancouver Nightmare

By: Wilson, Eric

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3898

ISBN: 0370301218

Condition: Fine


100pp, complete dustjacket by Tom McNeely. A very clean copy. A story for young readers -Tom tracks down drug dealers in Vancouver. View more info

The Werepuppy

By: Wilson, Jacqueline

Price: £1.20

Publisher: Puffin: 2004

Seller ID: 10916

ISBN: 0141318287

Condition: As New


Edition specially produced for Nestle. 96pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A new, unread, copy. Micky and his new dog, Wolfie. View more info

Crafty Crime-Busting

By: Wright, Rachel

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Hippo Scholastic: 2003

Seller ID: 12670

ISBN: 0439981859

Condition: Very Good


126pp, illustrated covers by Clive Goddard, a litttle rubbed to corners. B + w illustrations by Royston Robertson. Internally clean, tight and Near FIne. How the experts catch criminals, for children. View more info

The Best of Chums

By: Wynne, May

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14832

Condition: Very Good


256pp, beige cloth covered boards a little worn to edges, with an illustration to the front. B + w illustrations. Gift inscription to the flyleaf, occasional light foxing, otherwise internally clean. Adventure for two school friends. View more info

Every Girl's Story Book

By: Wynne, May and Gumley, F W and Stevenson, Mabel and Leonard, Bertha and Burgess, E M R et al

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Dean & Son: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14830

Condition: Very Good


Probably circa 1930. Green cloth spine and paper covered boards with a coloured illustration of a smiling girl to the front board. 140 pp, the paper browning a little with age, 4 colour plates and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 12 adventure stories for girls View more info

The Swiss Family Robinson

By: Wyss, J D

Price: £4.50

Publisher: The Readers Library:

Seller ID: 9833

Condition: Very Good


Gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1933. 253pp, illustrated paper covered boards a little rubbed and darkened, small but clear type. Internally clean. Now a rare edition View more info