Chapter 1: Childrens
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BARKER, CICELY MARY
Groudsel and Necklaces
Blackie and Son Limited. 1945. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dustjacket of this sweet book by the inimitable Cicely Mary Barker is much worn, torn and marked. The cover illustration is still clear. There is a large open tear about the dj spine and at the front bottom right hand edge. Both the front and back covers of the dj are rubbed and marked. There is a closed tear along the back cover bottom edge. The spine has a closed tear leading from the open tear over to the back cover. The illustrated cloth cover is in much better condition with minimal wear to the corners. The head of the spine has some wear and marking. The foot of the spine is shelf depressed. The condition, though, in general is fresh and clean. There is a previous owner inscription of the reverse frontispage. There are red pencil marks on the front facing page. The general condition is good and cheerful. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: agrx
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 28 | JP¥ 3817]
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Keywords: JPG~

 
BARKLEM, JILL
The Secret Staircase
Collins. 1983, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 000183925X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is shelf rubbed, with some dampness and the marks visible from inside. light marks. well bound. good copy with fairly good jacket. [S.K]. Good/Good.
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Book number: aguu
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Keywords: JPG~ 000183925X

 
BARLOW, ARTHUR
Kivet of the Bush
A C White P & P Co. Ltd. Bloemfontein. 1950, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 120 pages (complete). A resolutely affable copy. The boards are much worn, marked, scuffed all about. They are steady and benign. The contents have aging fore and aft. However, the pages and colour illustrations are pleasing. They are clean, clear, most generous, welcoming and fresh-faced. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 75iy
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BARRIE, J M ; BYRON, MAY ; RACKHAM, ARTHUR (ILLUS)
J M Barrie's Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens - Retold by May Byron for Little People with the Permission of the Author
Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London. 1943. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 123 pages (complete). A sweet edition for younger readers from May Byron, who is best known for her abridgements of J M Barrie's Peter Pan stories. The illustrations from Rackham are, in this copy, clear and dreamy. Adhesive tape affixes the much torn and worn dustjacket to the cover. The cover has storage wear. Inside, the pages are genial, friendly, clear, kind, clean and utterly engaging. This is perfect for reading to children. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: ohxq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1091]
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Keywords: JPG~

 
BARRIE, J.M
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Hodder & Stoughton. 1957. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is worn and partly torn.Mild tanning.Ownership sticker.Light marks.Complete plates.Well bound.Good copy.[S.K]. Good/Fair.
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Book number: 9bw
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Keywords: JPG~

 
BARROW, EDWIN P
Fireside Fables
J M Dent & Sons Ltd. London. 1910, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). A mild-mannered copy of this happy collection of small stories from the Mancunian Barrow. Pocket-sized. The covers are scuffed and a little worn about the edges. Within, the page edges have some marks, and there is some foxing. Otherwise, the contents are amiable, contented, comfortable and pleasingly fresh. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bced
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1963]
Catalogue: Childrens
Keywords: JPG~

 
BARRY, ANN
Sally's Wonderful Summer
Ward Lock. 1956, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are slightly worn. Internally clean and tightly bound. One price notation and mild tanning. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 423n
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1091]
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BARTIMEUS
Under Sealed Orders
Children's. 1958, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed, edgeworn and a bit soiled but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean (light tanning) and tightly bound. Fine/Good.
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Book number: j849
USD 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 | £UK 3.25 | JP¥ 436]
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BASS, EDUARD
Umberto's Circus
Hamish Hamilton. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Undated, possible 1st ed. The boards are shelf rubbed, and the top of the spine is discoloured. but the boards remain strong and square. The dust jacket is very shelf rubbed and worn, with multiple chips, tears and creasing along the edges particularly near the spine. Despite the condition, the jacket is intact and legible for the most part. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page, and the binding at the back has been carefully repaired. There are no other markings or inscriptions within, and the pages are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is strong, and it is preserved in cellophane. JV.K. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: oruy
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 654]
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BASSEWITZ, GERDT VON
Peterchens Mondfahrt - Ein Marchen
Verlag Erich Seemann GMBH, Freiburg im Breisgau. 1955, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Baluschek, Hans. 103 pages (complete). In German throughout. An amiably owned copy. The boards have scuffing, wear, marks all about. The cloth spine has wear. The boards are steady. The contents are benign, relaxed. The pages have some general tanning, some few storage and handling marks, some occasional foxing smears. They have user wear. Nonetheless, the pages are certain, convivial, kindly, clean, clear, comfortable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 43sc
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1200]
Keywords: Baluschek, Hans

 
BAYLEY, VIOLA
The Wings of the Morning
James Nisbet & Co. Ltd. London. 1956, 5th or later Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). A much owned copy of Viola Bayley's first book of children's tales (reprinted many times). The covers are worn, scuffed and marked. There is a previous owner signature. The covers are secure and resolute. Within, evidence of ownership through handling marks or drawings or scribbles is apparent throughout. The pages are mild, benign. The illustrations bright and friendly. A cheerful and easy book. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bbdy
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 28 | JP¥ 3817]
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Keywords: JPG~

 
BB
Down the Bright Stream
Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1955, 2nd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit scarred and torn - very little paper loss. Internally clean and tightly bound. One signature, two name stamps and a little foxing. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 637s
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 | £UK 40 | JP¥ 5453]
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'BB' (WATKINS-PITCHFORD, DENYS)
Lord of the Forest
Methuen Children's Books. 1975. (ISBN: 0416836003). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 128 pages. BB was the pseudonym of Denys Watkins-Pitchford (a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts). As with his other books he has most beautifully illustrated, in black and white, this story. The general condition of this copy is good. The cover is hardy and strong with very mild wear to the edges. The spine is much sunned. The brown cloth cover is firm, solid. The contents within are near fine: they are clear, comfortable, friendly, sure, secure and pleasurable. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: ajta
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 | £UK 30.5 | JP¥ 4145]
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Keywords: JPG~ 0416836003

 
BELL, ANTHEA (TRANS)
Fairy Tales of Ludwig Bechstein
Abelard-Verlag, London etc. 1967, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Schreiber, Irene. 205 pages (complete). A contented copy. The boards have been damaged at the stop rims during storage. Otherwise, the boards are fresh-faced and pleasing. The contents are most agreeable. They are bright, healthy, clean, clear, eager. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 2jb
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 873]
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Keywords: Schreiber, Irene

 
BELL, MARGARET E
To Peril Strait
The Viking Press, New York. 1971, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0670717703). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 165 pages (complete). Illustrated board covers that are genial and patient. There is very light user wear. The papertrims and frontis and end papers are foxed. The front and back flaps have been affixed to the appropriate inside covers. The pages are tight, very clean, clear, confident, reassuring and certain. A pleasant childrens book set in Alaska by the wonderful Margaret Bell. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ogtg
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 654]
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Keywords: JPG~ 0670717703

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