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Image for The Mystery of the Dolls' House -by Kathleen Moir ( Doll's / Dolls )

The Mystery of the Dolls' House -by Kathleen Moir ( Doll's / Dolls )

By: Moir, Kathleen

Price: $21.05

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Frederick Warne, 1962, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159970

Condition: Fair (see description)


------------hardcover, about 5.75w x 8h inches, a solid Fair to Good only exlibrary copy, in a chipped and torn Fair to Good price clipped dustjacket, usual library marks and stamps, library sticker on the spine of the jacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for 7 VOLUMES in the Serie Le Monde ( French series): Voyage En Italie; Voyage En France; Les Petits Espagnols; Les Petits Hollandais; Voyage En Ecosse; Les Petits Peaux-Rouges; A Travers La Suisse -by Jolanda Colombini Monti, Illustrations By MariaPia

7 VOLUMES in the Serie Le Monde ( French series): Voyage En Italie; Voyage En France; Les Petits Espagnols; Les Petits Hollandais; Voyage En Ecosse; Les Petits Peaux-Rouges; A Travers La Suisse -by Jolanda Colombini Monti, Illustrations By MariaPia

By: Monti, Jolanda Colombini, Illustrations / Illustrated By MariaPia

Price: $43.49

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Milan. Italy: Editions Piccoli Milan / Serie Le Monde, No Date (Circa 1950 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163649

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), hardcovers, about 7.25w x 9.25h inches, all are Very Good+ or better, all in uniform format and condition, a bit of age toning to paper, no writing in the books, lovely illustrations by MariaPia, ---ALL TEXT is in FRENCH ---!!!, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for The Night Before Christmas, By Clement C Moore, with Illustrations / Illustrated By Arthur Rackham

The Night Before Christmas, By Clement C Moore, with Illustrations / Illustrated By Arthur Rackham

By: Moore, Clement Clarke ( C ) Illustrated / Illustrations By Arthur Rackham , Foreword on Arthur Rackham By Patricia Horan

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Chancellor Press, 1986, 1st Chancellor Edition, 2nd Printing: 1986

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163311

ISBN: 0907486886

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 5.75w x 8.75h inches, a Near Fine example in a Near Fine dustjacke with a short closed tear which has now been stabilized by a hi-quality mylar protectort, no writing in the book, looks close to new, 4 colour plates as well as numerous b&w illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes:  Illustrated By Arthur Rackham (inc.: Sing a Song of Sixpence; Little Betty Blue; Jack and Jill; Here We go Round the Mulberry Bush; One Two Buckle My Shoe; Solomon Grundy; Ding Dong Bell; Three Blind Mice; etc)

Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes: Illustrated By Arthur Rackham (inc.: Sing a Song of Sixpence; Little Betty Blue; Jack and Jill; Here We go Round the Mulberry Bush; One Two Buckle My Shoe; Solomon Grundy; Ding Dong Bell; Three Blind Mice; etc)

By: Mother Goose / Illustrations / Illustrated By Arthur Rackham

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Chancellor Press, 1985, 1st Chancellor Press edition, First Printing: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162655

ISBN: 0907487789

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hard cover, about 6.25w x 8.25h inches, a Near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, short closed tear at upper spine tip of jacket, no writing in the book other than my lightly pencilled inventory number, --- 12 colour illustrations by Rackham plus numerous black and white, 153 pages, colour illos include: Jack Sprat; Bye bye bunting; Jack and Jill; Little Miss Muffett; Rain, rain go to Spain; Hey diddle diddle, The cat and the fiddle; Hark, hark, the dogs do bark; There was an old woman, Lived under a hill; The fair maid who, the first of May, Goes to the fiel... View more info

Image for Lucy of the Sea Rangers -by F O H Nash ( UK Edition, Circa 1945, in Dustjacket )

Lucy of the Sea Rangers -by F O H Nash ( UK Edition, Circa 1945, in Dustjacket )

By: Nash, F O H ( Frances Olivia Hartopp Nash )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Blackie, No Date (circa 1945 ), 1st Blackie edition, Presumed First Printing: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164111

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------hardcover, green cloth, a Very Good+ to Near Fine example, a bit of age toning to endpapers, a bit of foxing to the outer edge of the text block, in a very attractive Very Good dustjacket, a few small chips and short tears, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, a bit of light soiling to the predominately white rear panel, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

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The Woods of Windri

By: Needham, Violet

Price: $15.77

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins edition, 1958, 1st Printing Thus: 1958

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148194

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy, no dustjacket, some age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Woods of Windri ---with The Bell of the Four ( 4 ) Evangelists -by Violet Needham

The Woods of Windri ---with The Bell of the Four ( 4 ) Evangelists -by Violet Needham

By: Needham, Violet

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins, 1945 and 1947, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing /and/ 1st Edition, First Printing: 1947

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154471

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), hardcovers, both are solid Good copies, no dustjackets, some foxing to the pale brown cloth on WINDRI, sun fading to the spines, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Dippers -by Barbara Nichol -a Signed Copy

Dippers -by Barbara Nichol -a Signed Copy

By: Nichol, Barbara ( Signed )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Tundra Books, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148141

ISBN: 0887763960

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Nichol without inscription, an unread copy, ---"Fragments of a handwritten letter have been discovered. Their author’s name is Margaret, and in the letter she describes her memories of a summer of her girlhood long ago when the dippers came up from the Don River. ---It was 1912, and a summer full of odd happenings. The letter tells of Margaret’s first encounter with her father, of her mother’s worry that she might lose her job as a maid, and of her little sister’s being overtaken by paralysi... View more info

Image for Dippers -by Barbara Nichol -a Signed Copy

Dippers -by Barbara Nichol -a Signed Copy

By: Nichol, Barbara ( Signed )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Tundra Books, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148142

ISBN: 0887763960

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Nichol without inscription, an unread copy, ---"Fragments of a handwritten letter have been discovered. Their author’s name is Margaret, and in the letter she describes her memories of a summer of her girlhood long ago when the dippers came up from the Don River. ---It was 1912, and a summer full of odd happenings. The letter tells of Margaret’s first encounter with her father, of her mother’s worry that she might lose her job as a maid, and of her little sister’s being overtaken by paralysi... View more info

Image for Slipcase Set:  The Woodland Fantasies:  The tree that Sat Down ---with The Stream that Stood Still ---with The Mountain of Magic  ---3 Volumes ---by Beverley Nichols ( Slipcased / Boxed Set )

Slipcase Set: The Woodland Fantasies: The tree that Sat Down ---with The Stream that Stood Still ---with The Mountain of Magic ---3 Volumes ---by Beverley Nichols ( Slipcased / Boxed Set )

By: Nichols, Beverley, Cover Art By Erik Blegvad

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins / Lion, 1975, 1st Boxed edition, First Printing for All: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162597

ISBN: 0006709931

Condition: Good (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperbacks, all are Good copies with some light wear and spine creases, some small nicks, all housed in a Very Good+ matching slipcase, b&w illustrations by Isobel and John Morton-Sale, Richard Kennedy; Peggy Fortnum, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for SIX VOLUMES in SLIPCASE: Charlie Bone / Children of the Red King Series: Midnight for CB; Time Twister; Blue Boa (aka  The Invisible Boy ); Castle of Mirrors; The Hidden King; Wilderness Wolf (aka The Beast )-book 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ( i, ii, iii, iv, v vi )

SIX VOLUMES in SLIPCASE: Charlie Bone / Children of the Red King Series: Midnight for CB; Time Twister; Blue Boa (aka The Invisible Boy ); Castle of Mirrors; The Hidden King; Wilderness Wolf (aka The Beast )-book 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ( i, ii, iii, iv, v vi )

By: Nimmo, Jenny ( Charlie Bone / Children of the Red King Series )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Eghmont, 2007, 1st Boxed Edition, Later Printings: 2007

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161406

ISBN: 1405240350

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------6 volumes (one shipping charge), trade paperbacks, about 5w x 7.75h inches, all are Near Fine examples, two volumes have had the very tip of one corner slightly turned, one volume has had a few pages turned on the corner, all in uniform format, all housed in a matching Near Fine slipcase, overall this set looks new and would be a nice gift for a fan of Nimmo or the series, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Four Footed Foes ---by Ernest Nister

Four Footed Foes ---by Ernest Nister

By: Nister, Ernest ( Contributions By Matthew Charles; Sheila; Edith E Cuthell )

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Ernest Nister, No Date ( 1899 or 1900 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153694

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------small hardcover, overall a solid Good to Very Good copy, lovely cover art, one colour plate at title page, rest of the illustrations are in b&w, prize plate on verso of front cover dated 1899 / 1900, prize plate is for The Cathedral Sunday School in Hamilton Ontario, some age toning and browning to paper, a bit of looseness at stapled hinges but all pages still intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Queen of the Mice and Other Fairy Tales  -Playhour Library ( Adventure in Wood; Poor Traveller Rich Inn-Keeper; Forest Rose; Mother's Story; Little Muck; Magic Herb; Island Crabs; Fir Tree; Two balls Cotton; Bark Powders; Little Gray Man )(Fairytales)

The Queen of the Mice and Other Fairy Tales -Playhour Library ( Adventure in Wood; Poor Traveller Rich Inn-Keeper; Forest Rose; Mother's Story; Little Muck; Magic Herb; Island Crabs; Fir Tree; Two balls Cotton; Bark Powders; Little Gray Man )(Fairytales)

By: No Author ( J W Laurie ? )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, UK: Thomas Laurie, No Date ( Circa 1860's ? ), 1st Edition, First Printing (assumed): 1866

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153692

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------small hardcover, about 4.5 x 5.5 inches, a solid Good copy with some foxing, no dustjacket as issued, mauve/lilac cloth with overall wear and sunning, still a sound copy, gilt lettering and decoration, the word MICE on the cover has tiny golden mice crawling over it, ink name on first blank, this contains: The Queen of the Mice; The Adventure in the Wood; The Poor Traveller and the Rich Inn-Keeper; The Little Forest Rose; The Mother's Story; Little Muck; The Magic Herb; The Island of Crabs; The Fir Tree; The Two balls of Cotton; Bark Powders; The Little Gray Man, 156 pages, scarce,... View more info

Image for Peaches ( Facsimile of a 19th Century Book of Nursery Rhymes )(RHYMES include: Kittens, A Quiet Drive; Now Sit Still; Up in the World; Down in the World; Rub-a-dub-dub; The Painted Dolly; Gallopy-Gallopy, etc)

Peaches ( Facsimile of a 19th Century Book of Nursery Rhymes )(RHYMES include: Kittens, A Quiet Drive; Now Sit Still; Up in the World; Down in the World; Rub-a-dub-dub; The Painted Dolly; Gallopy-Gallopy, etc)

By: No Author ( Nursery Rhymes )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Merrimack Publishing, 1984 ( Facsimile Reproduction of a 19th Century Children's Book ), 1st Facsimile Edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160482

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-------------softcover, about 5w x 9h inches, cut out in the shape of a pretty Victorian girl carrying a basket of peaches, a Near Fine copy, unpaginated (about 12 pages plus covers, colour and b&w illustrations, rhymes and snippets include: Peaches; Kittens; A Quiet Drive (a little girl and her pretend horse and carriage); Now Sit Still (a girl and her doll); Up (and Down in the World (a little boy and his fence climbing); Rub-adub-dub (not the rhyme we all know but instead about children and their toy soldiers); The painted Dolly (a mischievous boy paints a moustache on his sister's doll); G... View more info

Mary Had a Little Lamb / McLoughlin Brothers of New York ( Nursery Rhyme - Sarah Josepha Hale related)

By: No Author ( Sarah Josepha Hale ) / McLoughlin Bros. / Brothers

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: McLoughlin Bros. / Brothers, 1908, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153064

Condition: Good (see description)


----------large (quarto) softcover, linen covers, a Good copy, cloth tape on the spine and the page edges has kept this very nicely intact, soiling to covers (you'd have some soiling too after 100 years), some foxing, 12 pages plus covers, 6 pages are in full colour, b*w illos as well, very charming and a nice early edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Classic Book of Fairy Stories / Illustrated / Illustrations By Warwick Goble ( Tales include: Cinderella; Adventures of John Dietrich; Jack & Bean Stalk; Snow White & Rose Red; Beauty & Beast; Six Swans; Clever Alice; Little Snowdrop; Puss in Boots etc)

Classic Book of Fairy Stories / Illustrated / Illustrations By Warwick Goble ( Tales include: Cinderella; Adventures of John Dietrich; Jack & Bean Stalk; Snow White & Rose Red; Beauty & Beast; Six Swans; Clever Alice; Little Snowdrop; Puss in Boots etc)

By: No Author / ( Mrs. Henry Craik ) - Illustrated / Illustrations By Warwick Goble

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Lamboll House, 1987, 1st Lamboll House Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163811

ISBN: 1851701079

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, looks close to new especially with the jacket in a new hi-quality mylar protector, 32 colour illustrations, a lovely edition, contains 36 stories, 378 pages of fairy tales, depending upon destination extra shipping may be required -if an issue please inquire before ordering, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo /// NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Ernest Nister:  Pig Tails ---with Book of Bow Wows ---with Long Ears and Short Tails ---3 Books (about 2 x 2.5 inches)

Ernest Nister: Pig Tails ---with Book of Bow Wows ---with Long Ears and Short Tails ---3 Books (about 2 x 2.5 inches)

By: No Author / Ernest Nister ( Bodliean Library related)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: England, UK: No Publisher / Ernest Nister - Bodliean Library, No Dates, likely 1990's, Likely 1st Printings but definitely or Reprints of 19th Century Original editions: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143699

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), each volume is about 2 x 2.5 inches, each with 8 pages plus covers, colour illustrations, found in a small plastic bag with a sticker that states, Bodliean Library, 3 assorted Tiny Books, a definite oddity, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Young Canada's Nursery Rhymes ( Re-Issue of Young England's Nursery Rhymes )

Young Canada's Nursery Rhymes ( Re-Issue of Young England's Nursery Rhymes )

By: No Author / Illustrated By Constance Haslewood / Toronto Public Library / Osborne Collection

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Key Porter Books, 1999, 1st Facsimile Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156471

ISBN: 1552631168

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.75 x 8.75 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, no writing in the book, reproduced from the only known copy which is in the Osborne Collection of Children's Books in the Toronto Public Library system, originally issued in 1890 it was a re-issue of the 1887 Young England's Nursery Rhymes with one line in one verse changed so as the Canadian climate was reflected accurately ( the English February spring was changed to the Canadian May spring ), beautifully illustrated this is a charming book, 79 pages with colour illustrations on virtually e... View more info

Image for Our Victorian Christmas Album: A Keepsake of Holiday Memories ( Antique Pop-ups )(popups include:  Santa Claus / St Nicholas; a Christmas Tree; St Nick in His Sleigh with Reindeer; an Xmas Present; an Angel )

Our Victorian Christmas Album: A Keepsake of Holiday Memories ( Antique Pop-ups )(popups include: Santa Claus / St Nicholas; a Christmas Tree; St Nick in His Sleigh with Reindeer; an Xmas Present; an Angel )

By: No Author / Kestrel / Viking Books ( Pop-Up Book of Victorian Christmas images)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Kestrel Books / The Viking Press, 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156646

ISBN: 0670846759

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.75 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, includes small popups accenting the pages which are filled with vintage Victorian images, Victorian style pahe mounted "frames" for photographs, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Day in the Zoo:  Realistic Pictures of the Birds, Beasts and Fishes: A Reproduction of an Antique Pop-Up Book (popups inc. An Elephant Ride; Feeding the Lions;Tigers; a "glass' Aquarium; The Monkey House; The Bear Pit )

A Day in the Zoo: Realistic Pictures of the Birds, Beasts and Fishes: A Reproduction of an Antique Pop-Up Book (popups inc. An Elephant Ride; Feeding the Lions;Tigers; a "glass' Aquarium; The Monkey House; The Bear Pit )

By: No Author / Kestrel Books ( Pop-Up Book of a Visit to the zoo )

Price: $22.37

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Kestrel Books / The Viking Press, 1980, 1st Facsimile Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156645

ISBN: 0670259195

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, about 8.75 x 11.75 inches but this folds out to about 72 inches long as this has an accordion style design, super pop-ups especially the aquarium which has shiny plastic walls to simulate aquarium glass, lots of fun and a pop-up that is packed with all sorts of animalia, a Very Good+ copy, a small stain on rear board o/w close to Near Fine, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info