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On'y Tony and the Dragon

By: Brenda Elizabeth Spender

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Country Life: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18081406-132

Condition: Fair


Pages slightly tanned, binding loose between signatures but generally sound, owner's name on front endpaper; cover rather worn with marking, some corner bumping and wear to cloth backstrip. View more info

The Ladybird Book of British Wild Flowers

By: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Wills and Hepworth: 1957

Seller ID: 13102225-124

Condition: Good


Matt card cover with line illustration with a little shelfwear, internally a clean, tight, very good copy with mark on rear pastedown; scruffy dustwrapper somewhat tanned, marked and edgeworn, with small areas of loss, unclipped 2/6 price; early reprint. View more info

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The Ladybird Book of British Wild Flowers (Series 536)

By: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Loughborough, Wills & Hepworth: 1957

Seller ID: 19120412-124

Condition: Good+


Internally in very good condition, cover has some light shelfwear and rubbing, and some light marking. View more info

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A Third Ladybird Book of British Birds and their nests

By: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Loughborough, Wills & Hepworth: 0

Seller ID: 19120904-124

Condition: Fair


Internally generally in good condition, cover rubbed and worn with some corner bumping. No wrapper. View more info

True Adventure Stories for Boys

By: Bruce Sanders; Lester Gregory; Leonard Gribble

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Spring Books: 1960

Seller ID: 910707-43

Condition: Good


Orange cover with bumped corners; page edges a little browned. Dustwrapper has edgewear with some damage to corners & a couple of very small closed tears. No date, but 1960s? 319pp, full-page drawings, some by 'Vernon'. View more info

Tim Kane's Treasure

By: C M Bennett

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dean: 1944

Seller ID: 913132-106

Condition: Fair


Covers are rubbed, particularly spine extremities; hinges weakening, pages browned, a sound (undated) reading copy with no dustwrapper. Noel Syers frontispiece. View more info

Stories of the Saddle

By: C R Acton

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Country Life: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14080902-63

Condition: Fair


Cover shelfworn and unevenly faded, as well as a little grubby (it appears to have originally been cream so it shows); the front endpaper appears to have been glued to the front board, owner's name on first page, pages tanned else textblock sound and tight. Two of the plates & frontipiece missing. No wrapper. View more info

Jeremy 'Down Under'

By: Captain K MacLure

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17082310-162

Condition: Fair


Pages a little tanned and gift inscription on front endpaper else internally in very good condition; cover worn and unevenly faded. No wrapper. View more info

Boy's Handbook of Play Ideas & Things-to-do

By: Caroline Horowitz

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1953

Seller ID: 94531-34

Condition: Very Good


Green cover has light wear; dustwrapper has areas of loss to top & bottom edges. Fun things to do that I am sure modern children would just love - for example, sending morse code signals using nothing but a washboard & a clothespeg, making boats out of walnuts, & money boxes out of jamjars. View more info

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The Egg No.27 Spring 1985: the Magazine of the Junior Puffin Club

By: Catherine Sefton

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1985

Seller ID: 19100112-194

Condition: Good


Mild shelfwear else in very good condition. View more info

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The Egg No.34 Winter 1986: the Magazine of the Junior Puffin Club

By: Catherine Sefton; Arnold Lobel

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1986

Seller ID: 19100119-194

Condition: Very Good


Mild signs of use, in very good condition. View more info

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A Young Autocrat: a story for girls

By: Cecil Adair

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Stanley Paul: 1923

Seller ID: 19071917-178

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning, prize certificate on front pastedown, else internally in good condition; cover rather shelfworn, rubbed and marked, backstrip darkened and marked. No wrapper. View more info

My Friends the Cannibals (John H Holmes of Papua) (Eagle Books No.5)

By: Cecil Northcott

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Carey Kingsgate Press: 1949

Seller ID: 14120904-14

Condition: Fair


Cover a tanned and a little shelfworn, pages lightly tanned else internally in very good condition. View more info

Holidays at the Seaside

By: Cecily M Rutley

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1931

Seller ID: 911993-152

Condition: Fair


Colour illustrated card cover is rubbed with worn extremities; some tanning & spotting to page edges, internally a very good, clean, tight copy. No wrapper/ Prize certificate dated 1932 on front endpaper, British Library catalogue gives publication date as 1931. View more info

Second Round-up with the Riders of the Range

By: Charles Chilton

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Juvenile Productions: 1952

Seller ID: 913969-82

Condition: Fair


Red cloth spine faded with rubbed ends, boards have rubbed edges, particularly corners; internally a sound, tight copy. View more info

The Secret Tunnel

By: Charles E Gibson

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Children's Press: 1962

Seller ID: 918477-106

Condition: Fair


Some light cover wear, pages tanned, gift inscription on front endpaper; priceclipped, worn & marked dustwrapper in poor condition with several small tears & creasing. View more info

Kings in Exile

By: Charles G D Roberts

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1909

Seller ID: 913551-92

Condition: Fair


Illustrated cloth, edges are rubbed & worn with bumps, red mark on front panel; page edges browned, sporadic foxing, some quite heavy, else textblock sound & tight. No dustwrapper. Undated, but British Library catalogue has 1909. View more info

Image for Submarine U93: a tale of the Great War, of German spies and submarines, of naval warfare, and all manner of adventures

Submarine U93: a tale of the Great War, of German spies and submarines, of naval warfare, and all manner of adventures

By: Charles Gilson

Price: £7.50

Publisher: The 'Boy's Own Paper' Office: 1916

Seller ID: 19112302-212

Condition: Fair


Mild page tanning and a Sunday School certificate on front endpaper, else internally in good condition; cover rather rubbed and grubby. No wrapper. View more info

It's Made Like This: Wool

By: Charles Gorbing-King

Price: £3.00

Publisher: John Baker: 1970

Seller ID: 99747-84

ISBN: 0212983717

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps/labels, protected dustwrapper taped to boards with browned tape; discard stamp of the British Council Library, Oman, on front endpaper, which also has remains of date label. Textblock clean, bright & tight. 0212983717 View more info

April Sunshine

By: Charles Kohler

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Kohler & Coombes: 1982

Seller ID: 96833-16

ISBN: 0903967219

Condition: Good


Some creasing to rear cover. 'This book is about life: about the kind of children seen in the streets of the author's home town, Dorking.' Eleven short stories. View more info