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Favourite Fairy Tales
1 Favourite Fairy Tales
London Ward Lock and Co Limited Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Margaret Tarrant 
Excellent book of fairy tales,Cinderella, Puss in boots, Jack and the Beanstalk and others. 172 pages in bright clean condition just a little light browning to endpapers and the very occasional light mark. From the Sunshine series of books not dated but has a neat gift inscription to former owner dated 1929. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant with 24 full page colour illustrations.Outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges with boards showing through on corners, little dusty on covers, no dustwrapper, a sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Mixed Pickles
2 Mixed Pickles
London Dean and Son Limited Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 12 x 10 Inches F M Barton, Richard Simkin, Lloyd and Pannett and C L Pott 
Beautifully illustrated book with many colour a nd B/w illustrations. First part of the book is the alphabet with colour and b/w illustrations depicting different animals for each letter then the illustrated story of John Gilpin , some military illustrations and then tales from nurseryland. 50 pages in bright clean condition just the very occasional light mark, book is not dated but has a colourful school bookplate on inside front board with date 1902.Outer illustrated boards are bright with a few marks and slight darkening to spine. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Six Old World Fairy Tales, Adapted By  F S Williams
3 Adapted By F S Williams Six Old World Fairy Tales
London Peter Hopwood and Co Ltd Embossed Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 31 X 24 Cms J K Wilkinson 
Six classic fairy tales, The Sleeping Beauty, Snowdrop and the Seven Dwarfs, Beauty and the Beast, The Leprechaun, the twelve dancing princesses and Cinderella. 71 pages with splendid full page B/w illustrations by J K Wilkinson. Book is bright and clean with just some light foxing spots on title page. Not dated but neat former owners details in ink on front endpaper school prize dated 1924. Outer card covers a little rubbed and light creases on edges, embossed design on front which was gold but has only little patches of gold remaining. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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The Ever Rolling Stream, Bernard Aldrich SIGNED
4 Bernard Aldrich SIGNED The Ever Rolling Stream
London George Allen and Unwin 1984 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 24 Cms X 15.5 Cms Manuella Smith Inscribed By Author
Angling book written by the River Keeper on the Mountbatten Estate at Broadlands in the UK. 165 pages with tales and memories of fishing and the countryside in general, accompanied by beautiful line drawings by Manuela Smith. INSCRIBEDBY AUTHOR at a Game Fair Broadlands 1984. A very nice clean copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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A Selection from Grimm's Fairy Tales, Brothers Grimm
5 Brothers Grimm A Selection from Grimm's Fairy Tales
London Siegle Hill and Co Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 4 x 4 Inches Gilbert James 
Fom the Langham series for children, not dated looks early 1900s Contains 63 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light marks. Many single colour and b/w illustrations,all present , NO dustwrapper., outer boards are a little marked with light rubbing to edges, 2 inch split to spine. Though not perfect still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Tales of Passed Times Written for Children by Mr Perrault and Newly Decorated by John Austen, Charles Perrault
6 Charles Perrault Tales of Passed Times Written for Children by Mr Perrault and Newly Decorated by John Austen
London Selwyn & Blount Ltd 1922 First UK Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 7 Inches John Austen 
First edition of this selection of fairy tales from Charles Perrault, illustrated by John Austen, 63 pages in bright clean condition just some overall light browning to endpapers, bookplate of former owner pasted onto inside front board, manycolour illustrations by John Austen, all present as called for, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are a little marked and a little browned to edges and spine, a little wear to edges of spine and corners, top of spine has a very tiny loss.Not perfect but still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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A Fairy Garland Being Fairy Tales from the Old French, Charles Perrault and Others
7 Charles Perrault and Others A Fairy Garland Being Fairy Tales from the Old French
London Cassell and Company Ltd 1928 First Signed Limited Edition Cloth Boards Vellum Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 29.5 X 23 Cms Edmund Dulac Signed by Artist
Book of fairy tales by Charles Perrault, Mme. d'Aulnoy and Count Anthony Hamilton with 12 beautiful full colour illustrations by Edmund Dulac limited to 1000 copies SIGNED BY EDMUND DULAC number 944. 251 pages with some light foxing throughout,top edge gilt,neat previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Blue cloth covered boards a little marked and rubbed on edges, cream coloured vellum spine is marked. Still an attractive copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. HEAVY BOOK 1.8 kg extra postage required overseas.DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 295.00 GBP
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More Stories for Children's Hour, Chistine Chaundler
8 Chistine Chaundler More Stories for Children's Hour
London Robert Hale Limited Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Cyril Foster 
Beautifully illustrated book fairy tales, 103 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few very occasional very small light marks small creases to a few corners of pages and a small vertical indentation to first 20 pages, very minor. 8 splendid full page colour illustrations plus smaller B/w illustrations in text. Outer covers are a little marked and corners bumped, though not perfect a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 22.99 GBP
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Down Along Talks, Dan'l Grainger
9 Dan'l Grainger Down Along Talks
London Folk Press Limited 1922 First Edition Paper Covers Very Good No Jacket Paper Covers 7 x 5 Inches 
From the Somerset Folk series number 6 written in th old Somerset dialect, 81pages plus 4 pages of adverts and one B/w photograph of author at front of book. Bright and clean just a little light browning to spine and light foxing spots to top outside edges of pages, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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More Down Along Talks, Dan'l Grainger
10 Dan'l Grainger More Down Along Talks
London Folk Press Limited 1926 First Edition Paper Covers Very Good No Jacket Paper Covers 7 x 5 Inches 
From the Somerset Folk series number 24 written in th old Somerset dialect, 48 pages plus 4 pages of adverts and one full page B/w photograph at front of book. Bright and clean just a few light marks to covers, light foxing spots to top outside edges of pages. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Tales of the Unexpected the Dave Beasant Story, Dave Beasant  SIGNED with Dave Smith
11 Dave Beasant SIGNED with Dave Smith Tales of the Unexpected the Dave Beasant Story
Edinburgh Mainstream Publishing 1989 1851582207 / 9781851582204 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 24 Cms X 16 Cms Inscribed By Author
Biography of this famous football goalkeeper for Wimbledon Football club. 205 pages of on his carrer and life with many period photographs. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean , slight bump to bottom of spine and a few light marks on wrapper . INSCRIBED by DAVE BEASANT on front endpaper "To Mark White best wishes from your relative Dave Beasant" A Pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Tales of Mystery and Imagination, Edgar Allan Poe
12 Edgar Allan Poe Tales of Mystery and Imagination
London Folio Society 2007 Reprint Illustrated Buckram Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Harry Clarke 
Second printing of this Folio Society publication with wnderful B/w illustrations by Harry Clarke. Book is near fine very bright and clean in original slipcase with just a couple of very light marks. 335 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed NO dustwrapper as issued, outer boards are very bright and clean with single colour illustration on front and gold lettering HEAVY BOOK 1.8Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Hop O My Thumb and the Seven League Boots, Edited By George Cruikshank
13 Edited By George Cruikshank Hop O My Thumb and the Seven League Boots
London David Bogue First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good No Jacket Card Covers 7 x 5 Inches George Cruikshank, Tony Johannot 
From the series George Cruikshank's Fairy Library,this is the first edition with nine wonderful illustrations by George Cruikshank. 30 pages a little dusty, a few light marks and one small closed tear in the margin of page 28 1 inches long. first illustration is detached but present. Outer covers are marked and worn especially on spine a quarter of the spine at the bottom is worn away, inner pages are attached to covers but are fragile held by two pieces of original string binding.Former owners name in ink on front endpaper.For all its faults still a pleasing copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Jack and the Beanstalk, Edited By George Cruikshank
14 Edited By George Cruikshank Jack and the Beanstalk
London David Bogue First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good No Jacket Card Covers 7 x 5 Inches George Cruikshank, Tony Johannot 
From the George Cruikshank Fairy Library, first edition of this fairy tale for children and adults. 32 pages with 8 wonderful illustrations by George Cruikshank. Pages are a little dusty with a few light marks, outer covers are marked and worn especially on spine where some old paper tape has wrn and spine is split just over half way up, inner pages are still attached. For all its faults still a pleasing copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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15 Edited Nelson Publishers Contes et Croquis Amusants
Paris Nelson 1932 Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 8 Inches 
Book of various fairy tales and other stories, TEXT IN FRENCH no English translation, dated 1932 .Contains 64 pages in bright clean condition, many full page colour illustrations and many other B/w illustrations,all present. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are worn on edges and fabric spine has some splits to it. . Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.99 GBP
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Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times, Frances Browne
16 Frances Browne Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times
London Griffith Farran Okeden and Welsh 1887 Reprint Illustrated Boards,Cloth Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Marie Seymour Lucas 
Book of fairy tales published in 1887, old ink gift inscription to rear of front endpaper dated 1887. Contains 94 pages in overall clean condition just some light ghosting to a few pages where the colour of the chromolithographs have marked the text opposite, minor blemish text is fully readable, book would have had tissue guards over the illustrations , none now remain, decorative endpapers are slightly browned., 16 full page colour lithograph illustrations,all present as listed, all in clean condition, one plate has a thin mark down left side does not dtract from illustration. NO dustwrapper.illustrated boards arerubbed and worn to corners and edges, some light marking, cloth spine is a little worn top and bottom of spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Catching Cobwebs, G C Dymond
17 G C Dymond Catching Cobwebs
South Africa The Knox Publishing Company Cloth Covered Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 22 X 14 Cms 
Author relates the tales of his travels around the World in 1938, not dated but believed to be published within a few years of the travels, late 1930s early 1940s? 284 pages with several old period photographs. Book is overall clean with some foxing to endpapers and first couple of pages, light foxing spots to outer edges of pages, neat previous owners details on front endpaper dated May 1942 Cape Town. Outer boards are marked, the pink colouring has a bleached effect espacially on spine,this does not detract a great deal. A pleasing copy for all its faults SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Old Man's Beard and Other Tales, G M Faulding
18 G M Faulding Old Man's Beard and Other Tales
London J M Dent and Company 1909 Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Walter P Starmer 
Excellent book of fairy tales , 185 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and a few very light small foxing spots to first few pages,pages are untrimmed on two sides, top edges are gold, a red stamp on front endpaper withdrawn from Surrey County Council Library, there are no other library marks or stickers any where else. Four full page colour illustrations and many B/w illustrations,all present as listed. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated blue boards are lightly rubbed on edges, dated 1909 on title page no other reference to further printings, may be first edition but cannot guarantee. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Aventures Merveilleuses De Huon De Bordeaux, Gaston Paris
19 Gaston Paris Aventures Merveilleuses De Huon De Bordeaux
Paris Maison Didot Half-Leather Marble Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 12 x 9 Inches 
Beautifully illustrated book of mythical tales, FENCH TEXT.315 pages in clean condition just some browning to edges as usual due to quality of paper used. Many splendid full page, colour illustrations, all present as listed.plus text. Outer red half leather boards are rubbed and worn on eges with boards showing through in places and leather flaking in a few spaces. Not dated looks late 1800s possibly early 1900s HEAVY BOOK 2.4 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Though boards not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Seven Tales and Alexander, H E Bates SIGNED
20 H E Bates SIGNED Seven Tales and Alexander
London The Scholartis Press 1929 First Edition First Printing Paper Boards Cloth Spine Good Plus Good Plus Hardcover 9 x 5 Inches Signed by Author
First edition of this book SIGNED by H E BATES on first blank page, this is NOT one of the signed numbered editions but a standard first edition signed by the author. 167 pages in overall bright clean condition with just some light browning to endpapers, first blank page and outer edges of pages, Dustwrapper is a little dusty, a few light marks and small foxing spots, light wear to edges. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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