AUSTRALIAN FAIRY TALES.
1897. Ward, Lock & Co.
Although in a somewhat dilapidated state, with the blue gilt-decorated boards frayed.
detached & with spot foxing throughout, this uncommon first edition remains quite readable& would clearly benefit from loving restoration. Illustrated with 3 full-page black & white illustrations & with numerous drawings within the text, one of which has been neatly coloured..
357pp + publisher's ads at rear. £35.00
A.L.O.E. (A Lady from England ) Charlotte Maria TUCKER.
STORIES FROM JEWISH HISTORY. 1871. T Nelson.
Contemporary inscription on front end paper. The coloured frontis is protected
with original tissue with other black & white illustrations throughout the text.
Front & rear hinges slightly cracked , edges a little rubbed but none-the-less
a very attractive book in green boards in very good condition. £85.00
THE GIANT-KILLER or The Battle which all must Fight.
T Nelson. 1870.
Reprint. A Collection of 12 stories for children all with a moral theme"to induce the thoughtless child to think".
Aeg. Illustrated. Original cloth gilt, somewhat worn. £16.00
BEECHNUT. nd. Routledge.
London School Board Prize Bkplt dated 1880. Illustrated. £15.00
BAKER, Sarah Schoonmaker.
THE BABES IN THE BASKET or Daph and Her Charge.
Partridge's Popular Illustrated Books. nd. £14.00
Randolph CALDECOTT'S PICTURE BOOK. nd. F Warne (No 1) Contains
The Diverting History of John Gilpin, An Elegy on The Death of a Mad Dog,
The House That Jack Built & The Babes in The Wood.
Illustrated in colour & black/white. Original pictorial cloth. £50.00
LAST "GRAPHIC" PICTURES. 1888. Routledge. Coloured illustrations.
Original pictoiral boards. £50.00
YOURS PICTORIALLY. 1976. F Warne. Dw. Letters of Randolph Caldecott.
Introduced by M Hutchins. Illustrated. £12.00
THE MAD DOG. nd. Routledge. Original wraps externally strengthened about spine. Handwritten story about a dog inserted at rear. £30.00
SING A SONG FOR SIXPENCE . nd. Routledge. Original stiff wraps have been restitched
are now almost detached & the rear cover is a little soiled. Name on front cover. £8.00
THE DIVERTING HISTORY OF JOHN GILPIN by William COWPER . Nd. Warne.
Paper spine rubbed. Illustrated by R Caldecott. £15.00
NOW THEY SOON ARRVED AT MOUSEY'S HALL . Coloured postcard dated 1968. £4.00
CHAPLIN, M A.
CHIMES FOR THE TIMES. 1891. W Wileman. Introduced by W L Holland. Section on Poetry for Children. £10.00
CLARKE, Mrs Henry.
REUBEN THORNE'S TEMPTATION. nd. SPCK.
Pictorial covers. Gilt to spine. Sunday School Prize label on front end paper.
KATHERINE & I. nd. Religious Tract Society.
Lacks front end paper. Coloured picture upper case & spine. Illustrated. £30.00
HOME TEACHINGS IN SCIENCE. nd. F Warne.
Inscription on front end paper dated 1882. Illustrated in colour. £30.00
THE DIVERTING HISTORY OF JOHN GILPIN. nd. Warne. Paper spine rubbed. Illustrated by R Caldecott. £10.00
JEAN GILPIN. nd. T Werner Laurie.
L'histoire divertissante de la promenade a cheval edrot par William Cowper, Poete Anglais (1731-1800) et francesee par E Gutch . Very good indeed in like dw. £30.00
LA BELLE NIVERNAISE. 1892. Routledge. Children's Library.
Translated by R Routledge.. Illustrated by Montegut. £14.00
DR AIKEN &, Mrs BARBAULD.
EVENINGS AT HOME,OR,THE JUVENILE BUDGET OPENED. 1838.
T Tegg & Son. New Edn. A Variety of Miscellaneous Pieces for the Instruction and Amusement of the Young. 18 fine engravings. Name on front end paper.
Original cloth a little worn at top of spine otherwise in remarkably good condition for its age. £65.00
HOPLEY, C C.
AUNT JENNY'S AMERICAN PETS. 1872. Griffin & Farran.
Lacks front blank end paper. Original pictorial gilt embossed boards. Aeg. Illustrated. £38.00
OUR GRANDPA'S CHEST. (1850?) T Allman.
Moral & Instructive Tales for the Edificaction & Improvement of Youth.
Inscription on paste-down dated 1850. Lacks front end paper & half the frontis. Name plate on rear paste-down. Spine frayed & red pictorial covers a little worn. Aeg. £12.00
THE TRUE STORY BOOK. 1893. Longmans, Green & Co.
Gilt decorated covers slightly rubbed at tips of spine. Inscription on front end papers otherwise very good. Aeg. Illustrated by H J Ford et al. £20.00
THE RED TRUE STORY BOOK. 1895. Longmans, Green & Co.
Illustrated by H J Ford. Decorated gilt covers.
Neat name & date on title page. £20.00
THE RED BOOK OF ROMANCE. 1905. Longmans, Green & Co.
Illustrated by H J Ford. Spine very slightly sunned otherwise excellent copy
free from foxing in original pictoral cloth, gilt. £60.00
THE BOOK OF PRINCES & PRINCESSES by Mrs LANG.
Illustrated by H J Ford. Gilt decorated covers little worn on edges.
End papers foxed. Aeg. £18.00
THE RED BOOK OF HEROES by Mrs LANG. 1909. Longmans, Green & Co.
Extreme tip of spine very slightly worn otherwise very good in decorated gilt covers. Aeg. Illustrated by A Wallis Mills. £30.00
'N O R A'.
MAY LAWTON ,OR SUNSHINE CLOUDED. 1897. Hodder & Stoughton . Pictorial covers with gilt to spine. A Tale of English Life.
Sunday School Prize Label. Illustrated. £16.00
THESE LITTLE ONES. 1909. G Allen.
Covers a little worn along the edges.
Illustrated by S Pryse . £65.00
THE LITTLE CAPTAIN. nd. Partridge's Popular Illustrated Books.
Pictorial covers, gilt on spine. A Temperance Tale. £8.00
STEPPING HEAVENWARD. (1898) Sunday School Union.
STEPPING HEAVENWARD. (1898) Sunday School Union .
Prize inscription on front end paper dated May 1898. £10.00
RILEY, J W.
RHYMES OF CHILDHOOD. 1892. Bowes-Merrill.
Many Poems written in "the child dialect".
Lacks front end paper. Covers a little worn. £8.00
STOWE, Harriet Beecher. UNCLE TOM'S CABIN. 1852. Cassell.
First english edition with 27 George Cruikshank wood engravings.
Half leather binding with marbled sides, end papers & edges.
The front hinge is cracked & starting otherwise it is a remarkably good copy,
fresh, clean & practically fox free. £250.00
RUTH'S PATH TO VICTORY. 1903. Religious Tract Society.
Pictorial cloth & gilt. Sunday School Prize Label. Illustrated. £6.00
TIDDY, C E.
NOTHINGS TO YOU OR HOME IN PARADISE COURT. nd. Partridge.
2nd Edn. Pictorial covers with gilt to spine. A Story for Maidens.
Band of Hope Union Prize Label. Illustrated. £7.00
TUER, Andrew W.
STORIES FROM OLD-FASHIONED CHILDREN'S BOOKS. 1900. Leadenhall. Illlustrated with 250 cuts. Inscription on front end paper.
Original pictorial decorated cloth & gilt. £30.00
WALL, Joseph F.
ANDREW CARNEGIE'S HOGMANAY or A Child's New Year in Calvanist Scotland . 1970. OUP. New York . Original patterned wraps.
Printed in blue & red with coloured illustrations.
Fine edition. £8.00
WALTON, Mrs. O F.
CHRISTIE'S OLD ORGAN. nd. Religious Tract Society.
Pictorial covers. Prize bookplate on front paste-down. Illustrated. £6.00
WATTS , Dr Isaac.
DIVINE & MORAL SONGS FOR USE OF CHILDREN . 1848.
J Van Voorst. With 30 illustrations by C W Cope. £25.00
DIVINE & MORAL SONGS. (1897) The Religious Tract Society.
Brown pictorial boards in good condition. Illustrated by Robert Barnes, Gordon Browne, R W Maddox and James N Lee. Some colour plates. 95pp. Uncommon. £25.00
HALF HOURS IN AIR & SKY. MARVELS OF THE UNIVERSE. 1903.
J Nisbett. The Half Hour Library of Travel, Nature & Science for Young Readers. Illustrated. Gilt lettering on pictorial cover & spine. £16.00
AUNT JUDY'S MAY DAY VOLUME FOR YOUNG PEOPLE . Bell & Daldry.
1869. v.6/31-36 Nov 1868-April 1869. Ed Mrs Alfred GATTY .
Contains 3 stories by Hans Christian Andersen The Dryad, Godfather's Picture Book& Who was the Luckiest–probably the first translations into English of these stories. Other contributions by G Carrington(Adventures amongst the Blacks in Australia; A Day in the Australian Bush); C Peachey-Popular Andalucian; other articles on Nursery Rhymes; the story of Father Christmas, etc.
Illustrated by F Gilbert, A W Cooper & R Newcombe.
Publisher's original embossed covers, cloth, gilt. All edges gilt.
Lacks front end paper. Rear hinge cracked otherwise very good. £15.00
THE SUN-CHILDREN'S BUDGET.
Ed. P ALLEN & H W GODFREY.
A Magazine of Botany & Gardening for Children.
V. 1/1-4. July 1898-April 1899.
Coloured frontis. Bound in one volume. Illustrated. £20.00
A CRITICAL HISTORY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.
Ed Conrelia MEIGS. 1969. Macmillan.
very good copy of the Revised Edition of this Survey covering
Children's Books in English published through the Ages up to 1967.
New introduction by F C Sayers together with the original by H S Commager.
Other contributors include E Nesbitt, A T Eaton & R H Viguers
by Vera Bock.
Dw very slightly chipped with price ticket on upper panel.708pp. £15.00
All books in very good condition unless otherwise described.
All items subject unsold. Postage at cost.