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Image for A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories -by Joan Aiken, Illustrated By Jan Pienkowski ( The Cat Sat on the Mat; There's Some Sky in This Pie; The Elves in the Shelves; The Three Travellers; The Baker's Cat; A Bed for the Night; The Patchwork Quilt )

A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories -by Joan Aiken, Illustrated By Jan Pienkowski ( The Cat Sat on the Mat; There's Some Sky in This Pie; The Elves in the Shelves; The Three Travellers; The Baker's Cat; A Bed for the Night; The Patchwork Quilt )

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $102.34

Publisher: London, England / Toronto, Ontario, London, UK / Toronto, ON: Jonathan Cape / Clarke Irwin and Company, 1968, 1st Edition, First Printing ( Canadian Edition ): 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155915

ISBN: 0224614622

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.75 x 10 inches, a close to Near Fine copy with a bit of rubbing to the board edges, in an attractive Good dustjacket, some light rubbing, tip wear, small chips and tears but overall looks quite nice especially with a new hi-quality mylar protector on the jacket, identical to the UK edition except for a Canadian price on the front flap versus a UK £ price, not to be confused by the much later ( 2009 ) reprint this is the true FIRST Edition, ... View more info

Image for Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill ---with Little Men, Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, a Sequel to Little Women ---by Loiusa May Alcott  ---TWO VOLUMES

Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill ---with Little Men, Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, a Sequel to Little Women ---by Loiusa May Alcott ---TWO VOLUMES

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $19.14

Publisher: Boston, Massachussetts, Boston, MA: Little, Brown, 1927 and 1913 (actually Circa 1974 ), 1st Thus, Later Printing for Both: 1974

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148532

ISBN: 0316030910

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcoves, both are Near Fine copies in Near Fine dustjackets, MEN has colour illustrations by Birch, EIGHT has illustrations by Price, both books are in uniform format, very nice copies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Lloyd Alexander Collection: 3 Complete Novels (Inc. The Arkadians [set in Greece ]; The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen [set in China ]; The Iron Ring [ Set in India ] -Omnibus Edition Collects Three Books )

A Lloyd Alexander Collection: 3 Complete Novels (Inc. The Arkadians [set in Greece ]; The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen [set in China ]; The Iron Ring [ Set in India ] -Omnibus Edition Collects Three Books )

By: Alexander, Lloyd ( Omnibus Edition )

Price: $17.86

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: Dutton Children's Books, 2001, 1st Omnibus Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163116

ISBN: 0525467777

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 5.75w x 8.5h inches, a Near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, 800 plus pages of classic historical fiction by this very well regarded author, any imagedirectly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Twelve Travellers and the Mail Coach:  No. 26  Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

Twelve Travellers and the Mail Coach: No. 26 Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

By: Andersen, Hans Christian / Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

Price: $10.18

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB ( New Brunswick: Brunswick Press Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books, 1966, 1st Printing: 1966

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147034

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, a Very Good+ copy, 12 pages, colour illustrations, about 4.5w x 5.25h inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Michael Hague's Favourite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales Illustrated By Michael Hague (Favorite Fairytales)(inc Snow Queen; Wild Swans; Thumbelina; Elfin Hill; Little Mermaid; Ugly Duckling; Match Girl; Emperor's New Clothes; Little Ida's Flowers )

Michael Hague's Favourite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales Illustrated By Michael Hague (Favorite Fairytales)(inc Snow Queen; Wild Swans; Thumbelina; Elfin Hill; Little Mermaid; Ugly Duckling; Match Girl; Emperor's New Clothes; Little Ida's Flowers )

By: Andersen, hans Christian, Illustrated By Michael Hague

Price: $19.14

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Henry Holt, 1981, 1st HH Edition, Later Printing: 1981

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159154

ISBN: 0805006591

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8 x 10.25 inches, a near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, very short closed tear at upper rear flap fold (less than an inch), no writing in the book, looks new, 24 colur full page illustrations, a lovely edition, also see our listing for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland which also has Michael Hague illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes:  Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes: Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian, Translated By Mrs E V Lucas and Mrs H B Paull

Price: $10.18

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset and Dunlap ( G&D ), 2005, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2005

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159561

ISBN: 0448060051

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 6.5w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy with super wraparound cover art by Szyk, in a Very Good glassine dustjacket with some small nicks, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, some pencil checkmarks, --- contents page is creased, this contains: Garden of Paradise; Little Tiny; The Fir Tree; The Storks; The Wild Swans; The Bell; The Shepherdess and the Sweep' Steadfats Tin Soldier; The Roses and the Sparrows; The Old Street lamp; The Nigh... View more info

Image for Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes:  Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes: Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian, Translated By Mrs E V Lucas and Mrs H B Paull

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset and Dunlap ( G&D ), 1998, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2005

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162402

ISBN: 0448060051

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.5w x 9.25h inches, a Fine copy with super wraparound cover art by Szyk, no dustjacket as ssued --- contents page is creased, this contains: Garden of Paradise; Little Tiny; The Fir Tree; The Storks; The Wild Swans; The Bell; The Shepherdess and the Sweep' Steadfats Tin Soldier; The Roses and the Sparrows; The Old Street lamp; The Nightingale; Elder Tree Mother; Hans Clodhopper; Emperor's New Clothes; Bottle Neck; Snow Queen; What the Good... View more info

Image for Fairy Tales from Hans Christian Andersen, Illustrations / Illustrated By Mabel Lucie Atwell, Eleanor Vere Boyle, Harry Clarke, Edmund Dulac, Mabel Lucie Atwell, Kay Nielsen, Arthur Rackham, Charles -Thomas & William Heath Robinson, Hester Sainsbury, et al

Fairy Tales from Hans Christian Andersen, Illustrations / Illustrated By Mabel Lucie Atwell, Eleanor Vere Boyle, Harry Clarke, Edmund Dulac, Mabel Lucie Atwell, Kay Nielsen, Arthur Rackham, Charles -Thomas & William Heath Robinson, Hester Sainsbury, et al

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Illustrations / Illustrated By Anne Anderson, Honor C Appleton, Maxwell Armfield, Mabel Lucie Atwell, Eleanor Vere Boyle, Harry Clarke, Ric Cramer & Lilian Amy Gover, Edmund Dulac, Jeannie Harbour, John Hassal, E A Leman, Etc

Price: $25.54

Publisher: San Francisco, California, San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163515

ISBN: 0811802302

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 8w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine price clipped dustjacket, looks new, ---this contains: The Emperor's New Clothes; Thumbelina; The Nightingale; The Princess and the Pea; The Steadfast Tin Soldier; The Little Mermaid; The Tinderbox; The Little Match Girl; The Ugly Duckling, predominately full page colour illustrations as well as some smaller b&w and colour, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and n... View more info

Image for Mr Bumblemoose Goes to Paris -by Hans Andreus ( Meester Pompelmoes )

Mr Bumblemoose Goes to Paris -by Hans Andreus ( Meester Pompelmoes )

By: Andreus, Hans (penname for Johan Wilhelm van der Zant )

Price: $22.98

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Abelard - Schuman, 1975, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159971

ISBN: 020072407X

Condition: Good (see description)


------------hardcover, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a solid Good exlibrary copy, in a Very Good price clipped dustjacket, usual library marks and stamps in the book, library sticker ghost on the spine of the jacket, this contains: Mr B, Stargazer; Mr B and the Artificial Sun; Mr B's Swimming Pool; Mr B Goes to paris; Mr B Goes Sailing; Mr B and the Talking Water; Mr B and the Triple 'Flu; Mr B and the Tape recorder, 90 pages, b&w illustrations, any image directly beside t... View more info

Image for The Nest of the Scarecrow -a Novel for Boys and Girls -by M E Atkinson

The Nest of the Scarecrow -a Novel for Boys and Girls -by M E Atkinson

By: Atkinson, M E ( Mary Evelyn )

Price: $16.58

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Bodley Head, 1948, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1948

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146185

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-------------hardcover, red cloth, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, a bit ofd age toning to paper, in a chipped and torn dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes -by Margaret Atwood, Illustrated By Dusan Petricic

Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes -by Margaret Atwood, Illustrated By Dusan Petricic

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: KPK / Key Porter Kids, 2003, 1st edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157866

ISBN: 155263244X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 10 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, ---"In this fantastic and funny picture book Margaret Atwood offers a deliciously ridiculous tale about the virtues of resisting restrictions. Rude Ramsay has reached the end of his rope! Sick of eating rock-hard rice, wrinkled ravioli, and raw rhinoceros, Ramsay and Ralph the red-nosed rat resolve to leave their rectangular residence in a quest for more refreshing repast and to prove that t... View more info

Image for 3 VOLUMES:  Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut / Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes / Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda -by Margaret Atwood , Illustrated By Dusan Petricic ( THREE BOOKS )

3 VOLUMES: Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut / Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes / Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda -by Margaret Atwood , Illustrated By Dusan Petricic ( THREE BOOKS )

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $25.54

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: KPK / Key Porter Kids, 1995 / 2003 / 2004, 1st edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162906

ISBN: 155263244X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, about 10 x 9.5 inches, all are Near Fine cop ies in Very Good+ to Near Fine dustjackets, ---about PRUNELLA - "Pampered and spoiled in her pink palace, Princess Pruella dreams of marrying a pinheaded prince who will praise and pamper her with an abundant supply of money, until a wise and mysterious woman puts a purple peanut on the princess's upturned nose." ---about RUDE RAMSEY: "In this fantastic and fu... View more info

Image for Anna's Pet -by Margaret Atwood and Joyce Barkhouse, illustrated/illustrations By Ann Blades

Anna's Pet -by Margaret Atwood and Joyce Barkhouse, illustrated/illustrations By Ann Blades

By: Atwood, Margaret; Joyce Backhouse

Price: $10.18

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: James Lorimer and Company, 1980, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160253

ISBN: 088862249X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 6.75w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy, gift inscription, unpaginated, about 30-32 pages, colour illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Thomas the Tank Engine Classic Library, 22 Books / Volumes ( Three Railway Engines; James Red; Troublesome; Henry Green; Toby Tram; Gordon Big; Edward Blue; Four Little; Percy Small; Duck Diesel; Branch Line; Tramway; Gallant Old; Stepney Bluebell; etc)

Thomas the Tank Engine Classic Library, 22 Books / Volumes ( Three Railway Engines; James Red; Troublesome; Henry Green; Toby Tram; Gordon Big; Edward Blue; Four Little; Percy Small; Duck Diesel; Branch Line; Tramway; Gallant Old; Stepney Bluebell; etc)

By: Awdry, Rev. W. / Reverend Wilbert Awdry / Christopher Awdry related,, (Books #, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24, 26 )

Price: $127.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Egmont, 2004, 1st Egmont Edition, Later Printings: 2004

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159500

ISBN: 0375841830

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------22 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), numbered 1 to 26 with #s 12, 22, 23 and 25 not included, --- all are Fine copies, each book is about 6 x 4.25 inches, all in uniform format and condition, no writing in the books, all housed in a GOOD taped and torn box which is designed to look like the train station at Elsbridge, still looks quite nice overall ---the complete list of titles is as follow: 1 ] The Three Railway Engines ---2 ] Thomas the tank Engine ---3 ] Jam... View more info

Image for Thomas the Tank Engine:  The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes:  Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes: Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

By: Awdry, Rev. W. / Reverend Wilbert Awdry / Christopher Awdry, Afterword By Brian Sibley

Price: $38.34

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Random House, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162266

ISBN: 0517187868

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 9w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example in a Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of light rubbing, one very short closed tear (about 1/8" ), jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, 415 pages, colour illustration on nearly every page, this contains all the Tank books by Reverend Awdry, contents are: Foreword; The Three Railway Engines --- Edward 's Day Out; Edward and Gordon; Sad Story of Henry; Edward, Gordon and Henry --- Thomas the Ta... View more info

Image for Thomas the Tank Engine:  The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes:  Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes: Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

By: Awdry, Rev. W. / Reverend Wilbert Awdry / Christopher Awdry, Afterword By Brian Sibley

Price: $42.18

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: William Heinemann, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163137

ISBN: 0434800317

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 9w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example in a Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of light rubbing, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, ribbon page marker as issued, 415 pages, colour illustration on nearly every page, this contains all the Tank books by Reverend Awdry, contents are: Foreword; The Three Railway Engines --- Edward 's Day Out; Edward and Gordon; Sad Story of Henry; Edward, Gordon and Henry --- Thomas the Tank Engine --- ... View more info

Image for Lost Horse:  Famous Horse Stories Series -by Glenn Balch

Lost Horse: Famous Horse Stories Series -by Glenn Balch

By: Balch, Glenn

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset & Dunlap / G&D, 1950 (actually About 1962 ), 1st G&D Edition, First Printing: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144974

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to brown tweed boards, ink gift inscription on front blank endpaper, in a bright Very Good price clipped dustjacket, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Brave Riders -by Glenn Balch

The Brave Riders -by Glenn Balch

By: Balch, Glenn

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Thomas Y Crowell, 1959, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162922

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hard cover, a near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of age toning to the spine, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Lost Horse -by Glenn Balch --a signed Copy

Lost Horse -by Glenn Balch --a signed Copy

By: Balch, Glenn (signed)

Price: $25.54

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Thomas Y Crowell, 1950, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 144975

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, no dustjacket, browning to blank endpapers, signed and inscribed by Balch on front blank endpaper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Complete Book of Flower Fairies: Cicely Mary Barker ( Spring, Summer; Autumn; Winter; Garden; Trees; Wayside; Alphabet: Old Rhymes for All Times; The Fairy Necklaces )

The Complete Book of Flower Fairies: Cicely Mary Barker ( Spring, Summer; Autumn; Winter; Garden; Trees; Wayside; Alphabet: Old Rhymes for All Times; The Fairy Necklaces )

By: Barker, Cicely Mary

Price: $25.54

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Warne, 1996, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1996

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161708

ISBN: 0723243441

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 8 x 10.25 inches, a near Fine copy in a Very Good+dustjacket with a wee bit of light rubbing, short closed tear, 192 pages, packed with colour illustrations of Barker's charming fairies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info