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Villette

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dean: 1960

Seller ID: 12697

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1960. Dean's Classics edition, for children. 247pp, the paper now browned with age, complete dustjacket with a little wear to the edges. Internally clean. View more info

Columbus Regional Geographies Junior Series Book IV The British Isles

By: Brooks, Leonard and Finch, Robert

Price: £5.50

Publisher: University of London: 1939

Seller ID: 13166

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 176pp, red boards with ink blots and wear to edges. Colour and b + w illustrations. Education authority stamp to inner board, a couple of small marks but generally internally clean. The country and (now vanished ) industries of Britain, for Junior Schools. View more info

The Watch Tower

By: Bryce, William A

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 2299

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1930 - previous owner's name and address dated 1933 on flyleaf. 203pp, faded decorated red boards, slight wear to edge of spine. Colour illustrations. Kidnap and adventure for boys View more info

Jennings' Little Hut

By: Buckeridge, Anthony

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Collins: 1966

Seller ID: 1592

Condition: Very Good


255pp, the edges browning with age, priceclipped dustjacket a little rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Classic childrens' story - Jennings and Darbishire build a hut. View more info

A Hug of Teddy Bears

By: Bull, Peter and Irving, Enid

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Herbert Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12194

ISBN: 0906969433

Condition: Very Good


96pp, complete dustjacket with one repaired closed tear. Colour and b + w illustrations. A small nick to edge of board, otherwise very clean. Teddy bears' makers, famous owners, fictional bears etc. View more info

Hilary Follows Up or The Peridew Tradition

By: Burgess, E M R

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1111

Seller ID: 3484

Condition: Very Good


207pp, green boards. B + w frontispiece by Inez Topham. A clean copy. A school story for girls View more info

Little Lord Fauntleroy

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Warne:

Seller ID: 7986

Condition: Good


269pp. Red cloth illustrated boards, a little faded and marked. B + w illustrations, one with wear to the edge. Pencil inscription on flyleaf, dated 1920. A couple of light foxmarks - a very good reading copy. View more info

The Coral Reef

By: Butterfield, Alfred

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1964

Seller ID: 6167

Condition: Very Good


Long format. Pocket sized book of 45pp in laminated colour illustrated boards. Many colour illustrations. Previous owner's name on title page, otherwise clean. View more info

Adventure Stories for Girls

By: Canning, John (ed. )

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Octopus: 1986

Seller ID: 686

ISBN: 0706406915

Condition: Fine


352 pp, laminated colour illustrated boards. B + w illustrations. Short stories - authors include Mollie Hardwick, H G Wells, Dodie Smith, Pat Smythe, Buchan, Maupassant, Wilkie Collins, Gautier, Ouida, Dickens. Child owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise as new. View more info

Adventure Stories for Girls

By: Canning, John (ed. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Octopus: 1986

Seller ID: 7709

ISBN: 0706406915

Condition: Very Good


352 pp,laminated illustrated boards. B + w illustrations. A couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise very clean. Short stories - authors include Mollie Hardwick, H G Wells, Dodie Smith, Pat Smythe, Buchan, Maupassant, Wilkie Collins, Gautier, Ouida, Dickens. View more info

Water Animals and Their Young

By: Carruth, Jane

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Odhams: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13711

Condition: Very Good


Large format, Laminated illustrated boards with wear to ends of spine. Many colour illustrations. School ownership stamp to flyleaf and title page, otherwise internally clean. Penguin, crocodile, otter etc, for children View more info

Scenes From The Microscope

By: Catt, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Samuel E Roberts: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11397

Condition: Very Good


80pp, illustrated blue cloth covered boards. Author portrait and 19 photographic plates. Name neatly cut from flyleaf a couple of spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Insects and humans under the microscope. View more info

Archaeology

By: Ceram, C W

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1964

Seller ID: 6165

Condition: Very Good


Long format. Pocket sized book of 46pp with laminated boards. Colour and b + w illustrations. Light private school library stamp to flyleaf, otherwise clean. Part of the Odyssey library. View more info

Wandy The Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Murray: 1960

Seller ID: 3696

Condition: Very Good


144pp, priceclipped dustjacket with a little wear to edges. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A children's story of a wild Devon pony. View more info

Blaedud the Birdman

By: Chapman, Vera

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Rex Collings: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1047

ISBN: 0860360806

Condition: Very Good


147 pp, brown boards, complete dustjacket. Two or three faint marks to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Jan Of The Fourth

By: Chaundler, Christine

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 1365

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1940s. B + w illustrations. 240 pp, the edges browning with age, green boards. A clean copy. View more info

The Condom Three Thousand Years of Safer Sex

By: Chevallier, Dr Eric

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Viking: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13860

ISBN: 0670855294

Condition: Fine


Translated by Patrick White. 45p, illustrated laminated boards. Many colour illustrations. A very clean copy. The story of the condom, told for young people. Part of the History Through Objects series. View more info

A Kid's Guide To Washington, D.C.

By: Clark, Diane C

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6385

ISBN: 0152004599

Condition: Very Good


Long format. 153pp. Colour laminated softback covers. Many b + w illustrations. One crease to front cover, otherwise very clean and tight. One of the Gulliver Travels series, travel guides written for children. View more info

The Tale That Had No Ending And Other Stories

By: Clark, Elizabeth

Price: £6.00

Publisher: University of London: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9677

Condition: Very Good


184pp, yellow cloth covered boards. Attractive b + w illustrations. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 13 stories to tell children, with comments on them View more info

Blue Above The Trees

By: Clark, Mavis Thorpe

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1974

Seller ID: 772

ISBN: 0340193379

Condition: As New


228 pp, complete dustjacket. Internally very clean. A childrens' story set in South Gippsland, Australia View more info