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THE BROWNIE FAMILY MOONLIGHT MANOR LIBRARY

By: A L BOWLEY

Price: £55.00

Publisher: VALENTINE: 1909

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024511


Gorgeous full page illustrations throughout in colour and tone. Pictorial onlay to boards, and pretty pictorial end papers. Top of last two pages and rear endpaper have small tear (half an inch). Spine strip missing otherwise a nice copy of a very scarce item. View more info

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THE THREE BEARS

By: ANON

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Salmon 2401: 1930

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 023734


Wonderful colour chromo cover, and black and white illustrations of the glorious bears accompanying the text. 1930's/1940's. 10 inches by 7 & a half inches. Very faint pencil marking to one margin, otherwise very good. Adore the cover! View more info

CHILDREN'S HANDKERCHIEFS TRANSPORT - TRAINS & BOATS & PLANES!; WEE WILLIE WINKIE (RABBIT); LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1950

Edition: First Issue

Seller ID: 023964


Three attractive children's hankies from the 1950's. Charming. View more info

WEST OF WIDDERSHINS ORIGINAL TALES A GALLIMAUFRY OF STORIES BREWED IN HER OWN CAULDRON!

By: BARBARA SLEIGH

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins: 1973

Edition: 1st Reprint

Seller ID: 025054


Wonderful selection superbly illustrated. View more info

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FLOWER FAIRIES MINIATURE LIBRARY

By: BARKER Cicely Mary

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1981

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 023121


Enchanting boxed set of four charming books, Berry Flower Fairies, Summer Flower Fairies, Blossom Flower Fairies and Spring Flower Fairies in immaculate condition, and contained in a pretty slipcase. View more info

THE KING OF THE COPPER MOUNTAINS

By: BIEGEL Paul

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Dent: 1969

Edition: Reprint same year as 1st edition

Seller ID: 024263


First reprint, 1969, as first edition. Wonderful tell-telling, delightfully illustrated. A very nice copy of this magical book. Gilt vignette & lettering to cloth. View more info

SILVER ON THE TREE

By: COOPER Susan

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1977

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024743


The triumphant climax of the "The Dark is Rising" sequence. Set amid the darkliy brooding Welsh Mountains, dream and nightmare combine.... Compelling indeed! A pleasing copy. View more info

GREENWITCH

By: COOPER Susan

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1974

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024744


A perilous wish granted by the Greenwitch supported by legends of the West Country in this great struggle between the force for the Dark and the Light. View more info

THE DARK IS RISING

By: COOPER Susan

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1977

Edition: First edition, 3rd impression.

Seller ID: 024745


Interweaving Celtic & English traditions as the forces of the Light struggle to prevent the Dark from Rising..... A lovely copy View more info

OVER SEA, UNDER STONE

By: COOPER Susan

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1978

Edition: 2nd Impression 1978

Seller ID: 024746


Set in Cornwall, the beginning of the search for a treasure more precious than life itself, to keep at bay the forces of evil. A lovely copy View more info

KATE CRACKERNUTS

By: FOLK & FAIRY: GREAVES M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1985

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 2399


Illustrated by F Crespi. Glazed boards as issued. View more info

THE SONGS MY PADDLE SINGS NATIVE AMERICAN LEGENDS Collected by James Riordan

By: FOREMAN Michael Foreword by Princess Shirley Little Dove

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pavilion: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024148


A truly beautiful book with magic re-tellings of these wonderful tales beautifully illustrated. A perfect gift book. View more info

FAERIES

By: FROUD Brian Edited & designed by David Larkin

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Abrams: 1978

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024238


Amazing and fantastically illustrated volume with everything you could ever want to know about Faeries! Super copy. Gilt vignette to cream buckram cloth. View more info

GOOD FAERIES BAD FAERIES

By: FROUD Brian Edited by Terri Windling

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Pavillion: 1998

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024398


Amazing and fantastically illustrated volume with everything you could ever want to know about Faeries! Gilt lettering to cream cloth. View more info

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THE MERRY PIPER

By: GAZE Harold

Price: £135.00

Publisher: Longmans Green: 1925

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024125


There are HIDDEN FACES in many of Mr Gaze's pictures. Try to find some of them! Sadly missing one plate. Pretty pictorial cloth, and in attractive wrapper with pictorial onlay, chipped with loss to wrapper spine. A nice copy, priced accordingly. View more info

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES

By: HANS ANDERSEN

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1950

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 022425


Sixteen beautiful colour plates from Miss Tarrant, pretty picture boards, and cloth spine. The Sunshine Series. Very slight edge wear to boards, mainly corners, and a light touch of foxing. Overall a very pleasing copy of a charming gift book. Circa 1950. View more info

THE PROSE EDDA OF SNORRI STURLUSON TALES FROM NORSE MYTHOLOGY

By: Introduced by SIGURDUR NORDAL Translated by Jean Young

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bowes & Bowes: 1954

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024081


A little foxing to attractive wrapper. A very good copy. View more info

THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER OR THE BLACK BROTHERS A LEGEND OF STIRIA

By: JOHN RUSKIN M.A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023084


32nd Thousand. Splendid colour frontis and title page, and many black and white drawings throughout. Most attractive pictorial cloth. Circa early 1900's. View more info

THE DREAM PEDLAR

By: LADY MARGARET SACKVILLE

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024122


Sixteen gorgeous colour plates by Florence Anderson, one has loss affecting bottom of plate. Attractive pictorial cloth with slight fading to rear. A decent copy of a scarce book. Priced accordingly. View more info

THE RADIANT WAY FIRST STEP

By: Miscellaneous

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Chambers: 1930

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024748


Wonderful reading book containing extracts from favourite stories and poems, exquisitely illustrated in colour and black and white. Irresistable! A really lovely copy. First edition circa 1930. A real favourite! View more info