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Peggy Makes Good!

by Elsie Jeanette Oxenham

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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£20.00

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S. W. Partridge & Co, London, 1927. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 160 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked and faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight:… Read more
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About the Sleeping Beauty

by P. L. Travers

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780070651227
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£15.00

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McGraw Hill, New York, 1975. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Charles Keeping. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 111 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly worn, with a few chips. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Illustrator: Charles Keeping. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Myths,… Read more
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Wet Magic

by E. Nesbit

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£10.00

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Ernest Benn, London, 1958. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: H. R. Millar. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 274 pp. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket creased and chipped. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrator: H.… Read more
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Chatterbox, 1894

by J. Erskine Clarke (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1894
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£20.00

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Wells Gardner, Darton & Co, London, 1894. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". Binding firm, spine cocked. Splits to joint extremities. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Covers marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Children; 19th century; Fiction.… Read more
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The Baby's Bouquet: A Fresh Bunch of Old Rhymes & Tunes

by Walter Crane

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Dreadnought Books
Published
No date
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£15.00

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Routledge, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Oblong 12mo <7 3/4". 56 pp. Front hinge cracked. Tape over spine holding book together. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges browned. Sizable tears to a couple of pages. Corners bumped. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams.… Read more
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The Christopher Robin Story Book

by A. A. Milne

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1936
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Seventh Edition
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£10.00

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Methuen, London, 1936. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Ernest H. Shepard. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xii + 171pp. Binding firm, spine cocked and slightly faded, with split to top of front joint. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and… Read more
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Our Visit to France: A Picture Book for Little Folk

by Kate J. Fricero

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1905
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£20.00

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Blackie, London, 1905. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Oblong 8vo <9 3/4". Unpaginated. Hinges cracked. Spine slightly cocked. Edges foxed and browned. Boards bowed. Covers marked and worn. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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You and I and London

by R. F. Kindersley

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£20.00

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Westminster Press, London, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 60 pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Child's pencil scribble to front end paper. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500… Read more
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Holiday House: A Book for the Young

by Catherine Sinclair

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Dreadnought Books
Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
Item Price
£9.00

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Ward Lock, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 320 pp. Hinges cracked. Chips to top and base of spine. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity… Read more
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£9.00
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Children's Spirituality: What it is and why it matters

by Rebecca Nye

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715140277
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£7.00

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Church House, London, 2009. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xiv + 107pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Religion & Theology; Children. ISBN: 0715140272. ISBN/EAN: 9780715140277. Pictures of this… Read more
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The Fantastic Paintings of Charles & William Heath Robinson

by David Larkin (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£5.00

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Peacock / Bantam, New York, 1976. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 4to <12". Unpaginated. Binding firm, spine cocked. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Covers slightly marked. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Art & Design; 1900-1920; Children. Pictures of… Read more
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Bimbo and Topsy

by Enid Blyton

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9780603032738
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£5.00

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Dean & Son, London, 1969. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 185 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket creased, worn and chipped, with a couple of more substantial tears and some loss. Edges browned. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated.… Read more
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Rolf Harris Annual, 1969

by Rolf Harris

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£15.00

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Atlas, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 78 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Covers slightly worn, with chip to rear board. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; 1960s; Comics & Graphic Novels. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon… Read more
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The Beano Book, 1955

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1955
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£25.00

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D. C. Thomson, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 126 pp. Front hinge cracked, with some pages loosening. Rear hinge reinforced with tape. Tape repairs to spine, with some loss. Previous owner's address in ink. Edges browned. Covers worn. Corners bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram.… Read more
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The Topper Book 1958

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£8.00

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John Leng & Co, London, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Oblong 8vo. Unpaginated. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine cocked. Edges browned. Small tears to end papers. Covers slightly worn. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children; 1950s; Comics & Graphic Novels. Pictures of this item not… Read more
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The Princess' Blankets

by Carol Ann Duffy

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9781840111736
Item Price
£35.00

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Templar, Dorking, 2008. Limited Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Catherine Hyde. Signed by Author and Illustrator. Size: Folio. Unpaginated. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Corners slightly bumped. Signed by both author and illustrator. Numbered 448/500. Profusely illustrated. In near fine slipcase. Illustrator: Catherine Hyde. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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Rupert Annual, 1965

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£40.00

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Beaverbrook Newspapers, London, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to. 115 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges browned slightly. Corner of title page cut out. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; 1960s; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory… Read more
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Rupert Annual, 1955

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£15.00

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Beaverbrook Newspapers, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to. 107 pp. Pencil scribble to front pastedown. Binding firm. Splits to joint extremities. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Corners bumped. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; 1950s; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already… Read more
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The Poor Boy Who Followed His Star and Children's Poems

by Robert Graves

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304930760
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£20.00

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Cassell, London, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Alice Meyer-Wallace. Size: 8vo. 44 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked and worn. Edges foxed and browned. Profusely illustrated. Illustrator: Alice Meyer-Wallace. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Children. ISBN: 0304930768. ISBN/EAN: 9780304930760. Pictures of this… Read more
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Narrative of a Child Analysis. The Conduct of the Psycho-Analysis of Children as seen in the Treatment of a Ten-Year-Old Boy

by Melanie Klein

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition reprint
ISBN
9780701201357
Item Price
£22.00

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Hogarth, London, 1984. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo. 496 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly creased, with a couple of small tears. Edges foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. With a foreword by Elliott Jaques. Booklet of illustrations housed in pouch affixed to rear pastedown. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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