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Four Children - in Prose and Verse

by WEBB, W. Trego

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£8.80

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London: Macmillan, 1896. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Hardback: no dj, beige cloth with brown lettering, a few marks, slight wear on spine tips, inscription from the AUTHOR on flyleaf (Edith Jacob from the Author), top & side page edges are rough cut, some light foxing, else vg. small format (175x110mm), 64pp. A preface plus poems… Read more
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Karensgaard : the story of a Danish Farm

by MITCHISON, Naomi

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£5.50

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London: Collins, 1961. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Hardback: b/w photos, no dj but a photocopied jacket is included, light foredge foxing, binding webbing is visible in 2 areas on front endpapers but binding is tight, vg. 8vo, 285pp.
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Return to the West

by ALLAN, Mabel Esther

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781907503252
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£40.33

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UK: Greyladies, 2013. First Thus . Soft cover. Very Good. Paperback: corners very slightly bumped, some writing on the front flyleaf, else vg+. 8vo, 200pp. Never before published, this book was written in the 19390s before the author started writing for children. Include an introduction by the author herself, written to a friend in the… Read more
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The Third Eye

by WHITE, Ethel Lina

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781907503542
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£18.33

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UK: Greyladies, 2016. First Thus . Soft cover. Very Good. Paperback: corners very slightly bumped, else nr fine. 8vo, 222pp. Originally published in 1937, this was later made into the film 'The Lady Vanishes' by Alfred Hitchcock.
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The Winter is Past

by STREATFEILD, Noel

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781907503436
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£40.33

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UK: Greyladies, 2015. First Thus . Soft cover. Fine. Paperback in near fine condition. Originally published in 1940, this tells the story of an English country house and the very different groups of people it shelters in wartime.
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A sense of story : essays on contemporary writers for Children

by TOWNSEND, John Rowe

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780582154674
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£6.23

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London: Longman, 1971. Ex-Library. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Ex library hardback: dj is a bit frayed on edges, sunned on spine, price clipped, lightly foxed on reverse, 2 school library stamps on front endpaper and one on author bibliographies page, number written on title page, some light foxing, a couple of page corners creased, still vg. 8vo, 216pp. … Read more
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The Shepherd of Bethlehem

by POWELL, Gordon

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£6.23

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London: Peter Davies, 1961. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. John Robinson. Hardback: illustrated in b/w + green or orange by JOHN ROBINSON, laminated dj, edges slightly discoloured and rubbed, crease on the front, colour pictorial covers (as dj), lower spine tip slightly bumped and rubbed, light foredge foxing, vg. small format, 32pp.
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The Piper in the Wind

by HEPPLE, Anne

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd Impression
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£11.00

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London: George G. Harrap, 1940. 3rd Impression . Hardcover. Good/Good. Hardback: dj is worn on the edges, spine tips chipped, some rubbing and creasing, price clipped, lightly marked on the reverse, book is bound in blue cloth, spine slightly marked, foredges darkened and foxed, prize plate on the front flyleaf, some internal foxing, a few page corners creased,… Read more
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Boys will be Boys : the story of Sweeney Todd, Deadwood Dick, Sexton Drake, Billy Bunter, Dick Barton, et. al.

by TURNER, E.S.

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
New and revised Edition
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£5.50

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London: Michael Joseph, 1957. New and revised Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. Hardback: illustrated in b/w, dj (price unclipped), chipped on spine tips, spine is a little rubbed and darkened, red cloth with gilt titles, cloth is discoloured, spine tips slightly worn, endpapers slightly rippled, name stamp on front flyleaf, some foxing, else g. 8vo, 277pp. Popular… Read more
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The Hound of the Baskervilles : A Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery

by GOODENOUGH, Simon

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780863500305
Item Price
£22.00

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UK: Webb & Bower, 1984. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. Paperback: cover edges are slightly rubbed, spine has some wear and a vertical crease, split on spine and front, bound with a ribbon which is a bit faded - otherwise vg. 4to. Based on the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Match your… Read more
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The Invisible Playmate & W. V. Her Book

by CANTON, William

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1897
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£5.87

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London: Isbister, 1897. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. C.E. Brock. Hardback: 2 b/w plates by C. E. BROCK (frontispiece is tissue protected), no dj, cloth with gilt titles, slight rubbing on the edges, some foxing internally and on the page edges, a few other marks, else vg. 8vo, 235pp.
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Those fascinating Paper Dolls : An Illustrated Handbook for Collectors

by HOWARD, Marion B.

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780486240558
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£11.00

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New York: Dover Publications, 1981. First Thus . Soft cover. Very Good. Paperback: well illustrated in black & white, covers slightly rubbed on the edges, spine faded, front flyleaf rippled, top edge of first few pages a bit ragged, some foredge foxing, else vg. 4to, 307pp. An unabridged republication, first published in 1965. With a… Read more
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The Book of Simon

by HUTCHINSON, A.S.M.

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£6.60

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1930. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. A.H. Watson. Hardback: colour frontispiece + 10 b/w plates & many margin illustrations by A.H. WATSON, no dj, off-white cloth with gilt lettering on front & spine, few marks on covers plus a few internally, else vg. wide 4to, 109pp. The very early years of Simon,… Read more
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The Guardian

by PEACOCKE, Isabel M.

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1920
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£69.65

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London: Ward, Lock, 1920. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. Hardback: b/w frontispiece, dj (unclipped), some wear on edges, spine is a bit faded, book is bound in cloth (clean and bright), inscription (dated 1942) on front flyleaf, light foredge foxing and some on first and last pages, else vg. 8vo, 319pp.
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Sunrise

by DUFFIELD, Anne

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st NZ Edition
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£7.33

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London/Wellington: Cassell/A.A. Davies, 1944. 1st NZ Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Hardback: no dj, book is bound in cloth which is slightly marked, edges lightly rubbed, a few light internal marks, else vg. 8vo, 249pp.
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Myra Carrol

by STREATFEILD, Noel

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Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
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£7.33

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London: Collins, 1944. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Hardback: dj worn on edges, piece missing from lower spine, spine darkened, book is bound in cloth, spine tips slightly rubbed, inscription on front flyleaf, very light foredge foxing, else vg. 8vo, 247pp. Set up, printed and bound in New Zealand.
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Grecian Rhapsody

by DUFFIELD, Anne

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
This Edition
Item Price
£8.80

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London: Cassell, 1957. This Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. Hardback: dustjacket is worn on the edges, a few tears, piece missing from top back edge, price clipped, front flyleaf removed, paper browning on the edges, some foxing, else g. 8vo, 280pp.
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Primrose Hill

by SCANLAN, Nelle M.

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Mad Hatter Books
Condition
Good
Edition
No Date (3rd impression)
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£14.66

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London: Jarrolds. No Date (3rd impression) . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Hardback: no dj, book is bound in cloth, spine is faded, a few small marks, corners bumped, foredge and internal foxing, library pocket and date due label on back endpapers, else g. 8vo, 288pp + 12 page publisher's catalogue.
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The Top Step

by SCANLAN, Nelle M.

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Mad Hatter Books
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd Impression
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£18.33

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London: Jarrolds. 3rd Impression . Hardcover. Good/Fair. Hardback: dj is worn on the edges and rubbed on the folds, book is bound in cloth, spine tips slightly worn, corners lightly bumped, name on front flyleaf, foredge foxing and a few internal marks, else g. 8vo, 286pp + 12pp publisher's catalogue.
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Adrian Mole: The Wilderness Diaries

by TOWNSEND, Sue

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Mad Hatter Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780413650108
Item Price
£5.13

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London: Methuen, 1993. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Caroline Holden. Illustrated by CAROLINE HOLDEN. Hardback: dj, top edge slightly rubbed, lightly foxed on reverse, bright red boards, vg. 8vo, 181pp. Adrian is now 23 and 3/4.
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