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Martin Rattler

By: Ballantyne, R M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1111

Seller ID: 13156

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1940. War economy standard printing. 208pp, priceclipped dustjacket with a little loss to spine. Colour frontispiece illustration. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A boy's adventures in the forests of Brazil. View more info

Great Cowboy Adventure

By: Baring, Peter (ed)

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Heirloom Library: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14836

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1950. 255pp, illustrated brown cloth covered boards. Colour endpapers, colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription dated 1953 to flyleaf, a couple of spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Cowboy adventure stories for children. View more info

The Little Picture Hymn Book

By: Barker, Cicely Mary (Illustrator)

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Blackie: 1111

Seller ID: 16522

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1952 - dated from the gift inscription on the flyleaf. A pocket sized book of 48pp. Blue cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to the edges and faded to the spine. Full page colour illustrations and b + w decorations by Cicely Mary Barker. A book for children, with the words of 36 popular hymns. View more info

Summer Story Poppy and Dusty's Wedding Day

By: Barklem, Jill

Price: £2.50

Publisher: PictureLions: 1995

Seller ID: 10836

ISBN: 0006640664

Condition: Very Good


A tall book with attractive colour illustrations. A clean, Near Fine copy. A Brambly Hedge mice story for young children View more info

Young Adventurers

By: Barne, Kitty

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1947

Seller ID: 4922

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the 1936 edition. 240pp, blue boards with cream spine. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations by Ruth Gervis. Very light wear to top of spine, previous child owner has written and drawn in pencil on front and back flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. Includes stories of Sebastian Cabot, Walter Raleigh etc. View more info

Tiptoes The Mischievous Kitten

By: Barr, Noel

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Wills & Hepworth: 1111

Seller ID: 1098

Condition: Very Good


1950s. A Ladybird book, series no 497. Colour and b + w illustrations. 51 pp, beige decorated boards, with some loss to spine cover, school library stamp on flyleaf. A well-loved children's book. View more info

The Mutiny of the Bounty

By: Barrow, Sir John

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1994

Seller ID: 7898

ISBN: 1854712675

Condition: Fine


Children's Classics edition. 256pp. A clean, tight copy of this vivid account of the true story of the mutiny at sea. View more info

Under Sealed Orders A Naval Adventure for Boys.

By: Bartimeus

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Collins: 1956

Seller ID: 7

Condition: Very Good


256 pp, the edges browned with age, blue boards, illustrated dustjacket. Internally clean. An adventure story for children. View more info

Golden Journey

By: Batchelor, Frank

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Newnes: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13773

Condition: Very Good


152pp, blue cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Black and white illustrations. Internally very clean. The adventures of Hannibal the cat, Mendelssohn the hedgehog and Pouf the frog. View more info

Jamie On His Own

By: Batt, Elisabeth

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Lutterworth: 1966

Seller ID: 2536

Condition: Very Good


2nd impression. 64pp, illustrated dustjacket, worn to edges and with a couple of short closed tears, no loss. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations. Internally clean. View more info

The New Bridge

By: Batt, Elisabeth

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Lutterworth Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5978

ISBN: 0718818709

Condition: Very Good


80pp, priceclipped dustjacket in protective plastic cover attached to boards. Internally clean. Building a bridge, a children's story set in Wales. View more info

Dramas of The Wild Folk

By: Batten, H Mortimer

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Partridge: 1926

Seller ID: 12698

Condition: Very Good


189pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w illustrations. Spots of foxing to foredge and title page, otherwise internally clean. Stories of the animals and birds of the Highlands. View more info

White Holiday

By: Bayley, Viola

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collins: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1432

Condition: Very Good


92 pp, blue boards. One mark to foredge, not affecting pages, otherwise VG. One of the Seagull Library series of children's books. View more info

Intermediate German Term III 1 May - 3 July 19476

By: BBC

Price: £6.50

Publisher: BBC: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14287

Condition: Very Good


24pp, b + soft covers,with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. Internally clean. The music and verses of German songs, poetry, motoring etc from the BBC Broadcsts to Schools series for Summer Term 1947. Rare. View more info

The Tale of Tom Kitten

By: Beatrix Potter

Price: £2.00

Publisher: DreamHouse, Ottenheimer: 1988

Seller ID: 5897

Condition: As New


Shaped laminated card pages, illustrated in colour, with the story of Tom Kitten retold for younger children. A very clean copy. View more info

The Deerhurst Girls or A Triple Alliance

By: Bedford, H Louise

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 4522

Condition: Very Good


1920s - Sunday School gift label to inner board dated 1926. 248pp, blue cloth covered boards with illustration in black, and a couple of light marks. Colour frontispiece. Internally clean. A novel set in late Victorian high society. View more info

Daily Mail Boys Annual

By: Bellamy, John (ed) Frank Knight, John Hornby Etc

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Associated Newspapers, ND:

Seller ID: 2414

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1959. 205pp, illustrated boards. Colour and b + w illustrations. One or two pages beginning to come loose, otherwise clean. Stories by John Hornby, Frank Knight, Sydney Brown, Geoffrey Whittam etc. View more info

Tim Kane's Treasure

By: Bennet, C M

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dean & Son:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11519

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. 248pp, illustrated dustjacket with loss to ends of spine, colour frontispiece illustration. Tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Children's pirate adventure story. View more info

A Ring of Bells

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £2.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1972

Seller ID: 13478

ISBN: 0719501016

Condition: Very Good


Betjeman's poems selected for children by Irene Slade. 129pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight Near Fine copy without creases. View more info

The Fen Robbers

By: Bevan, Tom

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 15314

Condition: Good


Probably 1930s. 280pp, rebound in green cloth covered boards Two colour illustrations. Ex school library - labels to inner cover and flyleaf, occasional child paw marks - a good 'reading copy' of an adventure story set in medieval times View more info