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cover of Just So Stories

Just So Stories

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Published
1902
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£600.00

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First edition, first impression (Macmillan & Co, 1902). Some fading to spine with a bit of rubbing in places and some spotting to endpapers, contents very nice and clean otherwise. A very good example indeed.
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£600.00
cover of A Charlie Brown Christmas

A Charlie Brown Christmas

by Charles M. Schulz

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£60.00

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First edition, first impression (World Publishing Company, 1965). Original pictorial boards. A very good or better copy with some rubbing to spine ends and fore-edge of upper board with some moderate browning to front and rear paste-downs. No dust jacket.
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£60.00
cover of Charlie the Choo-Choo

Charlie the Choo-Choo

by Evans, Beryl (Stephen King)

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Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
Item Price
£385.00

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First edition, first impression (Hodder Children s Books, 2016). One of 1,000 copies to include a limited edition print signed and numbered by the author, of which this is number 214. Fine in a fine slipcase. Now a hard edition to find with the signed print.
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£385.00
cover of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

by Rowling, J. K.

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£12,500.00

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First edition, first impression (Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 1997). One of 5,150 copies published simultaneously with the first hardback edition, of which there were reportedly 500 copies. This example is also accompanied by a rare card signed by the author featuring the iconic artwork from the front cover of the book. All first impression issue points are present. Original pictorial covers.… Read more
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£12,500.00
cover of Paddington Abroad

Paddington Abroad

by Bond, Michael

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£250.00

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First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press: London and Glasgow, 1961). Publisher's original blue cloth with silver letter to spine. A near fine book with some spotting to top edge; free from any previous owner names or inscriptions. The original and unclipped dust jacket is very good indeed with some nibbling to bottom edge of upper panel, very slight… Read more
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£250.00
cover of Paddington at Work

Paddington at Work

by Bond, Michael

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Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£175.00

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First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press, 1966). Publisher s original red cloth with silver lettering to spine. A near fine book with some spotting to top edge. Lovely and clean internally and free from any owner names or inscriptions. The original and unclipped dust jacket has a few small tears and chips in places with a little moderate edge wear… Read more
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£175.00
cover of When We Were Very Young

When We Were Very Young

by Milne, A. A.

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second
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£300.00

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Second edition (Methuen & Co, 1924). Originally published one month earlier. Publisher's original blue cloth with lettering to spine and motifs to upper and lower boards in gilt. Bookplate to front paste-down with some spotting to front and rear endpapers and paste-downs; brief gift inscription and date to front endpaper with a little rubbing to spine tips and corners. No… Read more
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£300.00
cover of Paddington Helps Out

Paddington Helps Out

by Bond, Michael

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Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£450.00

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First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press: London and Glasgow, 1960). Illustrations by Peggy Fortnum. Original cloth with silver lettering to spine. A near fine book with a little spotting to edges and slight off-setting and spotting to endpapers and paste-downs. Contents are lovely and clean otherwise and free from any previous owner names and inscriptions. The original and… Read more
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£450.00
cover of More About Paddington

More About Paddington

by Bond, Michael

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£600.00

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First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press: London and Glasgow, 1959). The second book in the series, following on from 'A Bear Called Paddington' published in the previous year. Publisher s original green cloth with silver lettering to spine. A near fine book with a touch of spotting to edges and some light off-setting and spotting to endpapers and paste-downs.… Read more
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£600.00
cover of Ginger & Pickles

Ginger & Pickles

by

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£325.00

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First edition, first or second printing with date to title and copyright page. Gift inscription to half-title. Some darkening and moderate soiling to boards with a little foxing to opening pages and split to bottom portion of upper panel hinge, but binding still nice and firm. Rubbed in places, but still a very good example.
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£325.00
cover of The Witches

The Witches

by Dahl, Roald

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Proof
Item Price
£1,750.00

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An uncorrected proof copy of the first edition. Signed by the author to a bookplate affixed to the title page. Original red covers with illustrations by Quentin Blake. A few soft creases and a couple of areas of minor rubbing to spine and upper cover. A very good example indeed of a rare proof, bearing the author's signature.
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£1,750.00
cover of Awful Auntie

Awful Auntie

by Walliams, David

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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£100.00

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First edition, first impression (HarperCollins Children's Books, 2014). Signed by the author to half-title. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket with some creasing to spine head.
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£100.00
cover of Paddington Marches On

Paddington Marches On

by Bond, Michael

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Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£200.00

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First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press, 1964). Signed by the author to a slip affixed to the title page. Publisher's original red cloth with silver lettering to spine. A near fine copy with a little spotting to edges, some minor knocking to corners and traces of faint and isolated spotting to front and rear endpapers and paste-downs. The original… Read more
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£200.00
cover of The Silver Chair

The Silver Chair

by Lewis, C. S.

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£4,000.00

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First edition, first impression (Geoffrey Bles Ltd, 1953). Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Faint off-setting to endpapers with a hint of minor spotting to fore-edge and a touch of very mild discolouration to boards; small Foyles sticker to bottom corner of front paste-down; contents nice and clean and free from inscriptions.… Read more
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£4,000.00
cover of The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

by Lewis, C. S.

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
Item Price
£2,500.00

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First edition, first impression (Geoffrey Bles Ltd, 1952). Illustrations by Pauline Baynes. Publisher's original light blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Some fading to spine with light spotting to rear endpaper and paste-down and a few very faint and isolated spots to preliminaries, contents nice and clean otherwise and free from names and inscriptions. Very good. The original and… Read more
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£2,500.00
cover of James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach

by Dahl, Roald

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
£550.00

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First UK edition, first impression (George Allen and Unwin, 1967). Illustrated by Michel Simeon. Original pictorial boards. Light spotting to edges and some tape marks to front and rear endpapers, near fine otherwise with boards in superb, pristine condition without the usual lifting, loss or splitting to laminate. A beautiful copy.
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£550.00
cover of Mr Stink

Mr Stink

by Walliams, David

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Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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£65.00

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First edition, first impression (HarperCollins Children's Books, 2009). A fine book in a near fine dust jacket with a small closed tear to foot of lower panel fore-edge. A lovely, bright copy of the author's second book. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
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£65.00
cover of The Cat in the Hat

The Cat in the Hat

by Dr. Seuss

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Published
1958
Condition
Good
Edition
First
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£2,500.00

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First UK edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press, 1958). Originally published in the US the previous year. Signed and inscribed by the author to front endpaper verso: 'for the children of Battersea with Best Wishes... Dr Seuss'. Rare thus. Publisher's original turquoise pictorial boards. Rubbing to edges and to spine with some bumping to corners; very slight bowing… Read more
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£2,500.00
cover of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

by Rowling, J. K.

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Adult Paperback
Item Price
£200.00

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First edition, first impression of the adult paperback edition (Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 1999). A fine book, with an unobtrusive crease to bottom corner of rear cover visible upon close inspection, otherwise flawless and unread.
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£200.00
cover of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

by Rowling, J. K.

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
£200.00

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First edition, first impression of the Adult Paperback Edition (Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 1998). A beautiful, fine and unread copy.
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£200.00