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The Boys' Book of the Sea

By: Monsarrat, Nicholas (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035315

Condition: Good


Collection of stories for boys, all with a nautical theme. Foreword by Nicholas Monsarrat. A little light foxing to edges and endpapers, but generally a good clean hardback copy. 196 pages. View more info

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How Things Grow from Seed to Sunflower

By: Morgan, Sally

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Chrysalis Children's Books: 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 026107

ISBN: 1844582582

Condition: As New


Unread, large format paperback - 32 pages including index. Colourful and informative book designed to help young readers understand the life cycle of a sunflower and how seeds develop and grow. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Peter a Cat o' One Tail : His Life and Adventures

By: Morley, Charles

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Pall Mall Gazette Office: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052346

Condition: Good


Generally clean internally with odd light thumbmarks to margins. Transfer of a butterfly to dedication page which has faintly impinged to opposite page. Boards show some grubbiness and bumping to corners and spine shows darkening and shelfwear to ends - 88 pages. View more info

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Jo-Jo, the Melon Donkey

By: Morpurgo, Michael

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Mammoth: 1999

Seller ID: 064442

ISBN: 0749735813

Condition: As New


Jo-Jo is a donkey and he does not like it, not one bit. Then one dark and stormy night, Jo-Jo discovers that it is up to him to save his city of Venice from the sea. As new, unread copy. 48 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Adventure with a Caravan : A School and Adventure Story for Girls

By: Morris, David

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, Edmund Ward (Publishers) Ltd:

Seller ID: 049651

Condition: Very Good


Three fifth-formers set off on their school holidays, but adventure follows adventure and the story ends with an entirely unexpected turn of events. Clean square hardback in an unclipped (6/- net) d/w showing shelfwear & tear and some loss - 194 pages. Circa late 1940s. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Wagon Train Annual

By: Morrissey, Joe

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Manchester, World Distributors:

Seller ID: 050559

Condition: Good


Good clean copy of this children's annual which has some wear and splitting to spine ends. Internally text is very clean. Unclipped. 93 pages. View more info

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The Little Woodman and His Dog Caesar

By: Mrs. Sherwood

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Jarrold & Sons:

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 025807

Condition: Reading Copy


Blue cloth covers with black lettering and black and brown decoration of a Viking ship. 61 pages. B&W frontis. Part of the Cherry Series of 6d Books for Boys and Girls. Pages have tanned with age. Front end paper has been removed. Covers are a little soiled. A good reading copy. Undated. View more info

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Mokee Joe is Coming

By: Murray, Peter J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Children's Books: 2004

Seller ID: 021343

ISBN: 0340884703

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelfwear. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Story of the Treasure Seekers

By: Nesbit, E.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1926

Edition: Fourteenth Impression

Seller ID: 017805

Condition: Reading Copy


A very good reading copy of this children's classic subtitled "The adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune." Blue embossed cloth covered boards - gilt to spine has faded away. Spine strip has darkened. 296pp. Previous owner's details in pencil on front end paper. Colour frontis + 6 b&w illustrations. Text block clean. View more info

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The Railway Children

By: Nesbit, E.;

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1989

Seller ID: 036577

ISBN: 043495456X

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated by Pamela Kay - a very good clean hardback copy in dustwrapper which has 1 inch internally repaired tear to rear cover. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 189 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Lost Cabin Mine

By: Niven, Frederick

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1929

Seller ID: 058006

Condition: Reading Copy


Stains to covers and white stain to margin of first few pages - no text affected. Small repaired tears to bottom margin of page 21 - all text legible. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Binding tight. Text block clean. 312 pages. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. View more info

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The Little Robinson

By: Noad, Frederick M.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom, W & R. Chambers Ltd.:

Seller ID: 023367

Condition: Good


Contents; the Little Robinson (from the French) ; Michael the Miner ; Ellen and her Bird. 144 pages. No date. Book plate partially torn from front pastedown. Good, tight copy in pictorial blue boards. Some occasional foxing throughout. View more info

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Scott the Braveheart (Home Farm Twins)

By: Oldfield, Jenny

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Hodder Children's Books: 1999

Seller ID: 016061

ISBN: 0340727950

Condition: Near Fine


Appears unread. Protected in clear plastic cover protector. Next post UK dispatch. 122 pages View more info

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Thunderbird : The Movie: X-Ray Cross-Sections

By: Pang, Alex

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 042107

ISBN: 0199112495

Condition: Very Good


As new, unread copy which shows signs of light shelfwear including small crease to front cover. Provides fascinating detail about the machines of International Rescue. 35 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Recitations and Dialogues for Juvenile Entertaiments Part I.

By: Paterson, T.W. (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Thomas W. Paterson:

Seller ID: 018115

Condition: Reading Copy


Red cloth covering limp card covers with black lettering. Ninth Thousand. Undated but gift inscription on front end paper date Xmas 1917. 116pp. Corner is missing from front end paper. Small tear to rear cover. Covers soiled. Text block clean although some pages are dog-eared. View more info

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The Key

By: Penman, Joan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057807

ISBN: 0701104724

Condition: Very Good


Matthew discovers a silver key in his garden which lets him into a secret room. Clean, beautifully illustrated copy in a d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 89 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Tales from Perrault

By: Perrault, Charles; Lawrence, Ann

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1988

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 035203

ISBN: 0192745336

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Oxford Illustrated Classics series. Clean, square hardback with light sunning to page edges. 118 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Story Book of Wool

By: Petersham, Maud and Miska

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Redhill, Surrey, Wells Gardner, Darton & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 021522

Condition: Good


Paper over stiff card covers. A good, clean copy in unclipped jacket which is shelf worn and has been repaired internally with tape. Illustrated in colour and b&w. Boards are a little bowed. One of the Story Book series which tell true stories of real things. 32 pages. View more info

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A Study in Gold

By: Pettman, Grace

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, S.W. Partridge:

Seller ID: 030281

Condition: Very Good


Blue decorated cloth boards with gilt titles. 320 pages + publisher's catalogue to rear. Frontis + 5 further illustrations by Elizabeth Earnshaw. Binding square and tight. Text block generally clean though slight tanning to pages. Sunday School Prize bookplate on front endpaper dated Feb 4th 1913. An attractive copy. View more info

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The Rooster, the Mouse and the Little Red Hen

By: Piper, Watty (retold by)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, The Platt & Monk Co. Inc.: 1955

Seller ID: 064222

Condition: Good


Good clean hardback in tatty dustwrapper which shows signs of wear/ internally repaired tears and minor loss to spine ends. Illustrated with attractive colour pictures. Gift inscription on half-title. An attractive copy. View more info