Category: Children & Young Adult Reading


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Golden Days Picture Book

By: N/A

Price: £4.70

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.:

Seller ID: 030332

Covers are attached to page block by sheer will. No Date Given, but Prize Plate on inside cover is dated 1926 (Awarded to Lily Keen for Hard Work from the New Hinksey Girls' School) Illustrated with line drawings and three colour plates. Cover illustration is of a girl looking at a butterfly perched on yellow flowers. Includes 'Barbara's Birthday' by Cecily M. Rutley, 'The Best Friend' by Helen Pritchard, 'Meeting Daddy' by Helen Pritchard, 'Gold for the Queen' by Et... View more info

The New Rupert Book

By: N/A

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, Daily Express: 1951

Seller ID: 030334

Majority of spine cover chipped away - only top 1/2 or so remains. Little Stuart Randolph Long armed himself with a pencil and wrote 'Rupert' on the cover (lightly) and then chose to decorate the inner FEP with humanoid forms as well as the 'This Book Belongs To' page. Last page and BEP met the wrath of little Stuart's pencil and red crayon but remainder of book is clean and bright. View more info

The Jack and Jill Book 1955

By: N/A

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1955

Seller ID: 031576

General wear to cover edges and corners. Previous owner's childish crayon signature on inside back cover. Front cover illustrations of two children (presumably Jack and Jill) bottle feeding a lamb while their dog looks on, probably wondering why he's not being fed as well. 80 pages View more info

Story Time Tales

By: N/A

Price: £8.39

Publisher: London, Golden Pleasure Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031626

wear to spine; first inner hinge torn; previous owner's name on FEP View more info

The Victory Book

By: N/A

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, Odham Press Ltd.:

Seller ID: 031882

Rubbing at the ends of the cover and some faded colour on the spine and back cover due to sunlight, b/w photographs inside of the book. View more info

The Puffin Treasury of Children's Stories

By: N/A

Price: £5.20

Publisher: London, Puffin Books: 1996

Seller ID: 034594

36 excerpts from classic books, including Beatrix Potter, A A Milne, Hans Christian Anderson, JRR Tolkien, Lewis Carroll, Kenneth Grahame, Charles Dickens, Rudyard Kipling, Dodie Smith, C S Lewis, Oscar Wilde, Roald Dahl, Louisa May Alcott and TH White. Illustrations by Beatrix Potter, Ian Beck, Tony Ross, Mike Terry, Emma Chichester Clark, Pauline Baynes, E.H. Shepard, Justin Todd, Quentin Blake, Pauline Baynes, Chris Riddell, Shirley Hughes and more. View more info

The First Time I ... (101 Stars Confess All!)

By: N/A

Price: £1.01

Publisher: Live & Kicking Magazine:

Seller ID: 077956

Gently Used book. Some light wear to cover corners and edges but text remains wonderfully clean, tight and bright Stars include Kate Moss, Tom Cruise, Cindy Crawford, qWill Smith, a Spice Girl or two and a smatering of pop and boy bands View more info

Tom and Jerry Annual 1979

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, BBC TV: 1979

Seller ID: 096240

Light shelfwear to covers. text and illustrations clean, tight and bright View more info

The Fine Crystal Palace the Prince Built

By: N/A

Price: £6.71

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 171806

This is one of a series of "Aunt Busy Bee" children's book published initially in 1851 by Dean & Son as part of the "Great Exhibition." Re-issued here in 1975. Book condition: the cover bears some scuffs/creases along the spine, otherwise in presentable condition with strong binding. View more info

Down a Dark Street : An Anthology of American Crime Stories

By: N/A

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, Arnold: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 179292

Very good condition, cover has a discoloured area at top edge, page block is tanned clean, bright and tight. View more info

Bold Turpin: A Romance As Sung By Sam Weller

By: N/A

Price: £19.44

Publisher: London, U.K., Longmans, Green and Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 256160

No dust jacket. Worn and very grubby boards are extremely worn at leading corners. Large liquid stain above inner half of back board leading edge. Head and foot of spine are slightly bumped. Binding is very loose and boards are almost coming away from body of book. Pages are clean and text is clear. Extensively illustrated in colour and black and white. AF View more info

Baby's Book of Wild Animals

By: N/A

Price: £130.69

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: 1900

Seller ID: 256398

This book does not have a publication date; it was not published in 1900. c.1890s. No jacket; boards and pages are made of thick card and content comprises of colour illustrations. Boards are rather scuffed with age, with many scratches and grubby areas. Edges are worn, with leading corners of boards and pages frayed and worn. Much scoring on rear, with stains, marks and superficial creasing. Spine is blank; material is loosening and torn in places, with loss at head and... View more info

I-Spy History

By: N/A

Price: £2.02

Publisher: London, U.K., The Dickens Press: 1962

Seller ID: 260086

Softcover. I-Spy No. 3. Small format. Faded covers with one or two grubby marks. Pages very yellowed but clean. Contents sound. Illustrated. AF View more info

Pretty Polly

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, Paris & New York, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd: 1900

Seller ID: 262408

Softcover. This book was not published in 1900; it does not have a publication date. Dedication on inside front cover. Spine is torn by about an inch at each end. Front cover has a few small pale marks. Back cover is very sunned. Small nick across lower front leading corner. Light crease across lower rear leading corner. Other leading corners worn. Pages yellowed and sunned around edges. Text clear. Illustrated with both colour and black and white drawings. AF View more info

The Wise Little Goat

By: N/A

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, U.K., Ginn and Company Ltd: 1950

Seller ID: 266153

Softcover. One of the Beacon Supplementary Readers series. Book Three. Faded, rather grubby covers. Small blue ink mark below upper edge of front cover near spine. Small red ink mark above lower edge of back cover near spine. Crease down length of inside back cover near spine. Spine faded. Spine ends and leading corners quite worn. Binding rather loose. Small brown staining to upper leading corner of inside back cover and to last two or three pages of book. Pages sunned.... View more info