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The Golden Key

by George Macdonald; Maurice Sendak (illustrator)

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The Golden Key, George Macdonald; Maurice Sendak (illustrator); Afterword by W. H. Auden. Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1976. Second edition with new reproductions of the pictures. 12mo up to 7½" tall., 85pp. with frontispiece and plates. Dark blue boards with silver decorative front, silver spine titles, grey endpapers. Volume is in mint, unmarked condition; clipped… Read more
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Ten Counting Cat

by Robert Chaplin

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Ten Counting Cat - 'Library Edition', Robert Chaplin. Published by Robert Chaplin, Vancouver, 2005. First Edition. Signed with cat and bird original dark pencil drawing to free endpaper. Black boards with red metallic titles; red endpapers. In fine, unmarked condition in fine, unclipped jacket. The definitive counting book, follows the life of cat counting birds to nine. Concludes with tables… Read more
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Just So Stories for Children

by Rudyard Kipling

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Just So Stories for Children, Rudyard Kipling. Illustrations by J L Kipling, W H Drake, P Frenzeny. Published by MacMillan and Co. Limited, London, 1920. MacMillan Pocket Kipling series. 12mo up to 7½" tall. Red soft leather; gilt elephant head logo embossed to front; elaborate gilt design and titles to spine; gilt spine titles and top edge, reading ribbon.… Read more
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The Second Jungle Book

by Rudyard Kipling

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The Second Jungle Book, Rudyard Kipling. Illustrations by J L Kipling, W H Drake, P Frenzeny. Published by MacMillan and Co. Limited, London, 1919. MacMillan Pocket Kipling series. 12mo up to 7½" tall. Red soft leather; gilt elephant head logo embossed to front; elaborate gilt design and titles to spine; gilt spine titles and top edge, reading ribbon. Contents… Read more
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Anne Of Green Gables

by Montgomery, Lucy Maud

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Anne Of Green Gables, Montgomery, Lucy Maud; Illustrated by Scott McKowen. Published by Sterling Publishing Co, New York, 2004. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 303pp. with illustrations. Pictorial boards with brown cloth, green endpapers. A copy in mint, gift condition.
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Anne Of Green Gables

by Montgomery, Lucy Maud

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Anne Of Green Gables, Montgomery, Lucy Maud; Illustrated by Scott McKowen. Published by Sterling Publishing Co, New York, 2004. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 303pp. with illustrations. Pictorial boards with brown cloth, green endpapers. A copy in mint, gift condition.
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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book

by Opie, Iona; Opie, Peter

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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book, Opie, Iona; Opie, Peter; Hassall, Joan (illustrator). Published by Oxford University Press, London, 1975. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 224 pp. with 800 rhymes and 600 Illustrations. Dark navy boards with gilt spine titles, orange endpapers. Contents as new; dustjacket has tiny closed tear top edge, toning. First published in 1955, this is the reprint… Read more
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The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes

by Iona Opie, Peter Opie (Editors)

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The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes, Iona Opie, Peter Opie (Editors). Published by Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1997. New edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 560pp., with black and white illustrations throughout. Dark navy boards with gilt spine titles. black blue gilt. Volume and unclipped jacket in fine condition with discreet small library stamp to free endpaper. A comprehensive study… Read more
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Gulliver's Travels

by Jonathan Swift

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Gulliver's Travels, Jonathan Swift. Published by Oxford University Press, New York, 1977. Introduction by Jacques Barzun, illustrated by Warren Chappell. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 300pp., illustrated in duotone. Quarter dark brown over beige boards with gilt spine titles; pictorial of man and a horse in brown to front board; brown endpapers. Volume is in fine, unmarked condition; dustjacket… Read more
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Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales, James, Grace; illustrations by Warwick Goble. Published by MacMillan and Co., London, 1979. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 231pp, with colour plates. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt spine titles, blue top edge, blue endpapers and reading ribbon. Contents are in fine, unmarked condition. Front board has three small indentations; jacket has rubbing… Read more
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The Swiss Family Robinson

by Wyss Johann David; illustrations by T.H. Robinson

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The Swiss Family Robinson, Wyss Johann David; illustrations by T.H. Robinson. Published by Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, London. Circa 1930. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 431pp. Illustrated with 20 tipped-in colour illustrated plates by Thomas Heath Robinson. Red cloth boards with gilt embossed illustration and titles to front and spine; top edge gilt; outer page edges uncut; illustrated endpapers.… Read more
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cover of The Adventures of Nicholas Thomas on Timothy's Farm

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The Adventures of Nicholas Thomas on Timothy's Farm, Styles, Kitty; Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee. Published by Sampson Low, London. 1950. 4to up to 12" tall. Unpaginated. Full color plates and in text drawings. Illustrated boards with green cloth spine, decorated endpapers. Light wear to boards with moderate rubbing to board edges. Contents in fine condition with a lovely… Read more
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From the Bush to the Breakers

by Moore, F. Frankfort

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From the Bush to the Breakers, Moore, F. Frankfort. Illustrated by W. H. Overend. Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (S.P.C.K.), London, [1883] Assumed First Edition. 12mo up to 7½" tall; 378 pages with 4 plates including frontispiece, list of author's works and publisher's advertisements. Cloth boards with color illustrations and gilt titles to front and spine; tiny… Read more
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Chatterbox 1911

by Clarke, J. Erskine

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Chatterbox 1911, Clarke, J. Erskine. Published by Dana Estes & Company, Boston, 1911. 4to 11" - 13" tall; 412 pages with both color and black and white illustrations. Red cloth boards with pictorial pastedown to front and stylized blocked titles on gilt background front; gilt titles spine and blocked design rear board. Inscription to pastedown: " To Eleanor from… Read more
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cover of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through The Looking-Glass (Two Volumes)

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through The Looking-Glass (Two Volumes) Carroll, Lewis. Published by Random House, New York, 1946. "Special Edition". Two volumes: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 150pgs; Through The Looking-Glass 165ps. 8vo up to 9½" tall. Cloth spines with patterned colored boards each with illustrations on the front pane; black labels with gilt lettering on spine; top edge dark… Read more
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Son of the Stars

by Raymond F. Jones

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Son of the Stars - A Science Fiction Novel by Raymond F. Jones. Published by The John C. Winston Co., Philadelphia - Toronto, 1958, Fourth Printing. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 210 pages including glossary. Blue cloth boards with red spine titles. Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. Contents in fine condition without marks, tears, folds; boards have light… Read more
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The Country Life Book of Nursery Rhymes

by Mitchell, Susanne

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The Country Life Book of Nursery Rhymes, Compiled by Mitchell, Susanne. Published by Country Life Books, London, 1984. Second printing. 4to up to 12" tall. 176 pages with frontispiece and 30 full page colour reproductions of original Royal Doulton tile pictures; with list of titles; index to artists index of rhymes and hospitals where originals were located. Brown cloth… Read more
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Princess September and the Nightingale

by Maugham, W. Somerset, Jones, C. Richard (illustrator).

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Princess September and the Nightingale, Maugham, W. Somerset, Jones, C. Richard (illustrator). Oxford University Press, New York, 1988. Tan cloth boards, gilt spine titles. Unclipped jacket has very light shelf wear; volume is in pristine condition. An 'outstanding' reissue of Maugham's classic tale about Princess September, daughter of the King of Siam and her lucky nightingale.
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cover of Song to a Seagull: A Book of Canadian Songs and Poems

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Song to a Seagull: A Book of Canadian Songs and Poems, Robert Evans; designed and illustrated by Peggy Steele. Published by The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1970. First Edition. Blocked pink and red illustrated boards with white titles, orange endpapers; illustrated throughout in black and purple wood block illustrations. Light edge toning to pages and volume is otherwise fine without marks,… Read more
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cover of Collins Children's Annual 1963

Collins Children's Annual 1963

by Various Authors

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Collins Children's Annual 1963, Various Authors. Published by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. London, 1963. Laminated pictorial boards, red cloth spine, pictorial endpapers; red top edge. 128 pages with black and white illustrations with colour frontispiece and plates. Includes picture stories, poems, puzzles etc. Contents are in mint, unmarked, condition. Light ripple of laminate adjacent to spine front board… Read more
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