||VICTORIAN SOURCES OF FAIRY TALES (2) A Collection of Stories
||\65,000 2003. In 5 Vols. Original blue cloth. THOEMMES PR. & Edition Synapse. Introduction by Robert A. Gilbert Vol. 1 Charles Lamb, Beauty and Beast (1887) Prince Dorus (1890-1) & others Vol. 2 Anthony Hamilton, Fairy Tales and Romances (1849) Vol. 3 Mrs. D. M. Craik, The Fairy Book. The Best Popular Fairy Stories Selected and Rendered Anew (1863) Vol. 4 George MacDonald, Dealing with the Fairies Vol. 5 E. H. Knatchbull-Hugessen, Friends & Foes from Fairyland (1886) Complete set in 5 volumes VERY GOOD SET
||A CHILD ALONE The Memoirs of BB
||\5,000 1978. In 1 Vols. 169pp. Original cloth. Michael Joseph. Illustrated by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford with original illustrated jacket
||SAND-HILL OF JUTLAND.
||\30,000 1860. In 1 Vols. The Sand-Hills of Jutland. Translated by Mrs. Bushby. 252pp.(London: Richard Bentley, 1860) Original purple cloth, pictorialgilt.
||FAREWELL to OLD ENGLAND
||\3,500 1964. In 1 Vols. 211pp. Original cloth. RIGBY LIMITED ADELAIDE. A Broadside History of Early Australia with original jacket
||ANDREWS, S., ed.
||HEWINS LECTURES 1947-1962.
||\2,000 1963. In 1 Vols. The Hewins Lectures 1947-1962. With an introduction by Frederic G. Melcher who inaugurated the lectures in memory of Caroline M. Hewins. (The Horn Book, 1963) 375pp. Stiff wrappers, extremities rubbed and slightl worn, spine creased, edges shelf worn, else text clean and very good.
||\5,000 1975. In 1 Vols. 255pp. Original cloth. LONDON, HODDER & STOUGHTON. A study of the heroes and heroines of children's fiction 1770-1950 with illustrations, original jacket
||AVERY, G. & BRIGGS, J., eds.
||CHILDREN & THEIR BOOKS.
||\5,000 1989. In 1 Vols. Children and Their Books. A Celebration of the Work of Iona and Peter Opie. With a foreword by Iona Opie. (Clarendon Press, 1989) 424pp., with b/w illustraitons. Navy blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, with dust wrapper, minor shelf wear and spottings on edges, else NEAR FINE.
||CHARLOTTE MARY YONGE.
||\15,000 1943. In 1 Vols. Charlotte Mary Yonge: The Story of an Uneventful Life. With anIntro. by E.M. Delafield. 171pp., with illus. and genealogies.(Constable, 1943) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||BATTISCOMBE, G. & M. LASKI
||CHAPLET FOR CHARLOTTE YONGE.
||\15,000 1965. In 1 Vols. BATTISCOMBE, G. & M. LASKI eds.:A Chaplet for Charlotte Yonge. Papers by G. Battiscombe & others,together with Genealogical Tables & Bibliography. Also some littleknown pieces by C. Yonge: Last Heartsease Leaves, Authorship, etc.215pp. (Cresset Press, 1965) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||THE ENGLISH CHILD IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
||\8,500 1939. In 1 Vols. 322pp. Original blue cloth. JOHN MURRAY. with 16 illustrations
||R. CALDECOTT TREASURY.
||\15,000 1978. In 1 Vols. BILLINGTON, E.T. ed.:The Randolph Caldecott Treasury. With an Appreciation by MauriceSendak. 288pp., numerous illus. including 38 in colour.(Frederick Warne, 1978) Cloth with dust wrapper. Oblong, 24x27cm.
||PETER PARLEY TO PENROD.
||\28,000 1956. In 1 Vols. Peter Parley to Penrod. A Bibliographical Description of theBest-Loved American Juvenile Books. 153pp. (R.R. Bowker, 1956)Original blue cloth.
||BOSSCHERE, J. DE ILLUS.
||GOLDEN ASSE OF L. APULEIUS.
||\12,000 n.d.. In 1 Vols. BOSSCHERE, J.de illus.:The Golden Asse of Lucius Apuleius. Translated out of Latin byWilliam Aldington, with an Introduction by E.B. Osborn andIllustrated in Colour and Black and White by Jean de Bosschere.xxv,282pp., 17 plates. (London: Abbey Library, no date) Originalyellow boards, edges sunned.
||BOTTIGHEIMER, R. B. Edited
||FAIRY TALES and SOCIETY. ILLUSION, ALLUSION, and PARADIGM
||\15,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 317pp. Original cloth. Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. With dust wrapper
||BOTTIGHEIMER, RUTH B. EDITED
||FAIRY TALES and SOCIETY. ILLUSION, ALLUSION, and PARADIGM
||\12,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 317pp. Original cloth. Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. With dust wrapper
||TEA WITH WALTER DE LA MARE
||\5,000 1957. In 1 Vols. 127pp. Original cloth. FABER AND FABER. With dust wrapper
||BRATTON, J. S.
||The Impact of Victorian Children's Fiction
||\4,000 1981. In 1 Vols. 230pp. Original cloth. CROOM HELM. With dust wrapper
||WOMAN OF PASSION.
||\1,800 1987. In 1 Vols. A Woman of Passion. The Life of E. Nesbit 1858-1924. (Penguin Books, 1987) 473pp., with b/w illustrations. Trade paperback, covers dust stained, corner of rear cover bended, edges and margins foxed, else text clean and good.
||BROWNING, E. B. & Pogany,W. illu.
||Sonnets from the Portuguese
||\35,000 1945. In 1 Vols. 86pp. Original cloth. N.Y. THOMAS Y. CROWELL. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY WILLY POGANY, including 8 coloured, Fourth Printing original light red cloth, gilt title and design by Pogany on front cover 26x19cm 裏表紙に旧蔵者のアルファベット献辞
||BUTLER, F., ed.-in-chief
||CHILDREN'S LITERATURE. VOLS. 1-3.
||\4,500 1975. In 3 Vols. Children's Literature: Journal of The Modern Language Association Seminar on Children's Literature and The Children's Literature Association. Volumes 1 to 3 in 3 Vols. (Temple UP, 1975) Original pictorial wrappers, edges shelf worn, else very good.
||CADOGAN, M. & CRAIG, P.
||WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST The Fiction of Two World Wars
||\2,500 1978. In 1 Vols. 301pp. Original cloth. VICTOR GOLLANCZ. illustrations with original jacket
||CARPENTAR, H. & PRICHARD, M.
||THE OXFORD COMPANION TO CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
||\5,000 1984. In 1 Vols. 587pp. Original cloth. OXFORD U. P.. with text illustrations, original illustrated jacket
||FROM ROMANCE TO REALISM.
||\1,200 1996. In 1 Vols. From Romance to Realism. 50 Years of Growth and Change in Yound Adult Literature. (HarperCollins, 1996) 312pp. Cloth backed boards with dust wrapper, FINE AS NEW.
||ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY HIS LIFE AND TIMES
||\3,000 1970. In 1 Vols. 608pp. Original gray cloth. HEINEMANN. with dust wrapper plates
||\2,500 1938. In 1 Vols. The Barrie Inspiration. (Peter Davies, 1938) 271pp., with a frontispiece portrait and 7 b/w photos. Blue cloth, extremities slightly rubbed and worn, with frayed, torn and partly lost dust wrapper, edges foxed and shelf worn, else internally clean and very good.
||INTRODUCING BOOKS TO CHILDREN.
||\1,000 1975. In 1 Vols. Introducing Books to Children. (Heinemann Educational Books, 1975) 152pp. Trade paperback, extremities rubbed, edges foxed and spotted, else text clean and very good.
||THE WOMAN WHO WROTE BLACK BEAUTY
||\3,000 1971. In 1 Vols. 256pp. Original cloth. HODDER & STOUGHTON. A Life of Anna Sewell illus. & plates with original jacket
||CHRISTINA G. ROSSETTI
||SING-SONG A NURSERY RHYME BOOK
||\55,000 1872. In 1 Vols. 130pp. Original red cloth. LONDON, GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND. WITH ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY ILLUSTRATIONS BY ARTHUR HUGHES ENGRAVED BY THE BROTHERS DALZIEL First Edition, original dark red cloth, decorated in black and gold, all edges gilt, x 130pp, one leaf of advertising page of publisher's publications, 18.5x14cm VERY GOOD, SCARCE
||C.M. YONGE, HER LIFE & LETTERS.
||\20,000 1903. In 1 Vols. Charlotte Mary Yonge: Her Life and Letters. 391pp., 12 illus.(Macmillan, 1903) Original green cloth, good.
||The Story of Street Literature
||\5,000 1973. In 1 Vols. 182pp. Original cloth. J.M. Dent & Sons. Forerunner of the Popular Press with illustrations original illustrated jacket
||Cook-Gumpertz, J. Corsaro, W. A. Streeck, J.
||Children's Worlds and Children's Language
||\12,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 487pp. Original green cloth. Mouton de Gruyter.
||SIR TOADY CRUSOE.
||\25,000 1905. In 1 Vols. Sir Toady Crusoe. Illustrated by Gordon Browne. 406pp., numeroustext illus. (London: Wells, Gardner, Darton, 1905) FIRST EDITION.Original pictorial cloth, with dust wrapper, good.
||CROUGH, M. & ELLIS, A. Edited
||Chosen for Children
||\3,500 1977. In 1 Vols. 180pp. Original cloth. THE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION. An account of the books which have been awarded the Library Association Carnegie Medal, 1936-1975 illus. & plates with original jacket
||MRS SHERWOOD & HER BOOKS FOR CHILDREN.
||\12,000 1974. In 1 Vols. Mrs. Sherwood and Her Books for Children. With FacsimileReproduction of The Little Woodman and His Dog Caesar, andSoffrona and her Cat Muff. 157pp. (Oxford UP, 1974) Clothwith dust wrapper, good. 19x13cm.
||CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN ENGLAND. 2/E
||\5,000 1970. In 1 Vols. Children's Books in England. Five Centuries of Social Life. 2nd Edition. (Cambridge UP, 1970) 367pp., with b/w illustraitons. Dark green cloth, spine ends and corners slightly worn, with spine slightly darkened dust wrapper, edges and endpapers foxed and stained, else text clean and very good.
||CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN ENGLAND.
||\18,000 1932. In 1 Vols. Children's Books in England. Five Centuries of Social Life. xii,359pp., 8 plates. (Cambridge UP, 1932) FIRST EDITION. Original green cloth, top edge and spine soiled, library stamp on title page.
||DE LA MARE, W.
||\8,000 1932. In 1 Vols. 67pp. Original cloth. FABER & FABER. First edition
||DE LA MARE, W.
||Memoirs of a Midget
||\18,000 1921. In 1 Vols. 361pp. Original cloth. W. Collins Sons & Co.. with chipped original jacket First edition
||DE LA MARE, W.
||\18,000 1904. In 1 Vols. 202pp. Original blue cloth. JOHN MURRAY. HIS TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES IN THE RICH, STRANGE, SCARCE- IMAGINABLE REGIONS OF ROMANCE. First edition
||DE LA MARE, W.
||THE CONNOISSEUR AND OTHER STORIES
||\5,000 1926. In 1 Vols. 358pp. Original orange cloth. W. COLLINS SONS & Co.. First edition
||DELABORDE, LE V.H.
||ENGRAVING. ITS ORIGIN, PROCESSES, &
||\12,000 1886. In 1 Vols. DELABORDE, L. V.H. / STEVENSON, R.A.M. tr.:Engraving: Its Origin, Processes, and History. Translated byR.A.M. Stevenson. With on Additional Chapter on English Engraving,by W. Walker. 348pp. (Cassell, 1886) Original pictorial greencloth.
||DEMERS, P., ed.
||GARLAND FROM THE GOLDEN AGE.
||\2,000 1983. In 1 Vols. A Garland from the Golden Age. An Anthology of Children's Literature from 1850 to 1900. (Oxford UP, 1983) 508pp., with b/w illustrations. Pictorial paperback, extremities slightly rubbed, edges shelf worn, else text clean and very good.
||\45,000 1946. In 2 Vols. Bookbinding: Its Background and Technique. In 2 Vols: xxi,251,vi,406pp.,91 illus. (N.Y.: Rinehart, 1946) Original black cloth. Preserved in a slipcase.
||DU MAURIER, G.
||THE MARTIAN A Novel
||\7,500 1898. In 1 Vols. 471pp. Good. HARPER & BROTHERS. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY THE AUTHOR ORIGINAL GILT DECORATED CLOTH FINE COPY
||READING WITH CHILDREN.
||\5,000 1961. In 1 Vols. Reading with Children. 354pp. (Viking Press, 1961) Cloth withdust wrapper.* About enjoying children's books with the keen appreciation of a child and with the wisdom of an adult.
||GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY.
||\95,000 1837. In 4 Vols. A General Bibliographical Dictionary, from the German of FredericAdolphus Ebert, librarian to the King of Saxony, etc. [Translatedby Arthur Browne.] In 4 Vols., 24,280 entries. (Oxford UP, 1837)Modern cloth-backed boards.* First edition in English of this bibliographical classic (1st ed.: 1821-30, in German). 'Whereas Brunet and Graesse emphasized bibliophilic aspects, this general bibliography stresses the scholarly value of its 24,280 selections arranged in one long author alphabet. Its cheif usefulness lies in the learned annotations provided by the well-known Doresden librarian' - Grolier Club, Bibliography, 122. In preparing this work, Ebert excerpted from Brunet, and he added many German, Spanish, and Portuguese titles.
||J.H. EWING & HER BOOKS.
||\18,000 N.D.. In 1 Vols. Juliana Horatia Ewing and Her Books. 302pp., illus. (London:Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, no date, c.1896)Pictorial boards cloth, top edge gilt.
||HOW TO FIND OUT ABOUT CHILDREN'S LITEATU
||\2,500 1974. In 1 Vols. How to Find Out About Children's Literature. 3rd Edition. (Pergamon Press, 1974) 252pp. Decorative cloth boards, extremities slightly rubbed, spine slightly faded, edges and endpapers slightly foxed and stained, else text clean and very good.
||HOW TO FIND OUT ABOUT CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
||\2,000 1973. In 1 Vols. 252pp. Original cloth. PERGAMON PRESS. Third edition
||REMINISCENCES OF E. EVANS.
||\65,000 1967. In 1 Vols. The Reminiscences of Edmund Evans, wood-engraver & colour-printer1826-1905. Edited and introduced by Ruari McLean. 92pp., 4 colour,21 black & white illus. (Clarendon Press, 1967) Cloth with dustwrapper, good.
||EWING, J. H.
||WE AND THE WORLD. A BOOK FOR BOYS
||\9,500 N. D.. In 2 Vols. 468pp. Original cloth. LONDON. original brown cloth, top edge gilt in two parts N. D. (c.1899)
||British Children's Books in the Twentieth Century
||\3,000 1971. In 1 Vols. 208pp. Original cloth. Longman. with illustrations including coloured, original jacket 見返しとタイトル頁に個人蔵印あり
||HISTORY OF HAY. STORY OF HAY-ON-WYE.
||\12,000 1972. In 1 Vols. A History of the Hay; the Story of Hay-on-Wye. 356pp., illus.(London: Phillimore, 1972) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||FIELD, MRS. E. M.
||The Child and His Book. SOME ACCOUNT OF
||\4,000 1968. In 1 Vols. 358pp. Original gray cloth. Singing Tree Press. THE HISTORY AND PROGRESS OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE IN ENGLAND SECOND EDITION Reissued from 1892 edition with ills. 外装に汚れ少しあり
||J. LEECH ON MY SHELVES.
||\20,000 1970. In 1 Vols. John Leech on my Shelves. 313pp., 40 illus. (Collectors Editions,1970, rep. of 1930 ed.) Red cloth, very good. 28.5x22.5cm.
||Intent upon Reading
||\3,000 1976. In 1 Vols. 416pp. Original cloth. HODDER & STOUGHTON. A CRITICAL APPRAISAL OF MODERN FICTION FOR CHILDREN illustrated with original jacket Revised & Enlarged Edition
||FOSTER, S. & SIMONS, J.
||WHAT KATY READ.
||\3,500 1995. In 1 Vols. What Katy Read. Feminist Re-Readings of 'Classic' Stories for Girls. (Macmillan, 1995) 223pp. Trade paperback, edges slightly shelf worn, else NEAR FINE.
||FOX, G., et al., eds.
||WRITERS, CRITICS, & CHILDREN.
||\4,000 1976. In 1 Vols. Writers, Critics, and Chilren. Articles from Children's Literature in Education. (Agathon Press / Heinemann Educational Books, 1976) 245pp. Light green cloth with slightly rubbed dust wrapper, edges and endpapers foxed and stained, else text clean and very good.
||FOX, G., et al., eds.
||WRITERS, CRITICS, & CHILDREN.
||\1,200 1976. In 1 Vols. Writers, Critics, and Children. Articles from Children's Literature in Education. (Agathon Press/Heinemann Educational Books, 1976) 245pp. Trade paperback, extremities rubbed and slightly worn, spine and front cover corner creased, edges shelf worn, else text clean and very good.
||THE SCHOOLGIRL ETHIC
||\3,000 1976. In 1 Vols. 160pp. Original cloth. Allen Lane. The Life and Work of Angela Brazil with plates original jacket
||Fryatt, N. R. Edited
||A HORN BOOK SAMPLER On children's books and reading
||\4,000 1969. In 1 Vols. 261pp. Original cloth. THE HORN BOOK. Selected from twenty-five years of THE HORN BOOK MAGAZINE 1924-1948 Introduction by Bertha Mahony Miller with original jacket
||GOBLE, W. Illustrated
||STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE BY GIAMBATTISTA BASILE
||\68,000 1911. In 1 Vols. 304pp. Original red cloth. LONDON, MACMILLAN & CO.,. SELECTED AND EDITED BY E. F. STRANGE First Edition with 32 full-page coloured illustrations, original red cloth, gilt title on spine and gilt title and illustration of lady on front cover 25x20cm
||GREEN, P. B.
||A HISTORY OF NURSERY RHYMES
||\5,000 1968. In 1 Vols. 196pp. Original blue cloth. Singing Tree Press. Reissued from 1899 edition
||HALLIWELL, J. O.
||THE NURSERY RHYMES OF ENGLAND
||\4,000 1970. In 1 Vols. 252pp. Original cloth. THE BODLEY HEAD. Collected chiefly from Oral Tradition by JAMES ORCHARD HALLIWELL Decorations by MAUREEN ROFFEY with original jacket 25x16.5cm 見返しとタイトル頁に個人蔵印あり
||Arthur Ransome and Captain Flint's Trunk
||\4,000 1984. In 1 Vols. 224pp. Original cloth. JONATHAN CAPE. with illustrations & plates original jacket
||FIRST STEPS IN LIBRARIANSHIP.
||\2,000 1980. In 1 Vols. First Steps in Librarianship. A Students' Guide. Fifth Edition,completely re-written. 190pp. (Andre Deutsch, 1980) Cloth withdust wrapper.
||\3,000 1967. In 1 Vols. The Little Fishes. Illustrated by Milton Johnson. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on page oppsite title-page in purple ink. (Houghton Mifflin Co., 1967) 215pp. Dark brown cloth, extremities slightly rubbed, with spine sun faded and partly edge torn dust wrapper, edges spotted, else text clean and very good.
||CHILDERN & LITERATURE.
||\1,800 1973. In 1 Vols. Children and Literature. Views and Reviews. (Scott, Foresman & Co., 1973) 461pp. Trade paperback, extremities rubbed and slightly worn, spine slightly creased, edges foxed and spotted, else text clean and very good.
||CHILDREN & FICTION.
||\3,500 1970. In 1 Vols. Children and Fiction. A Critical Study of the Artistic and Psychological Factors Involed in Writing Fiction for and about Children. (The World Publishing Co., 1970) 222pp. Red cloth, extremities slightly rubbed, with slightly rubbed and browned dust wrapper, edges and endpapers foxed and spotted, else text clean and very good.
||LIST OF LONDON BOOKBINDERS, 1648-1815.
||\18,000 1950. In 1 Vols. A List of London Bookbinders 1648-1815. xxxviii,105pp.(Bibliographical Society, 1950) Cloth backed boards.
||HUNT, P. edited
||CHILDREN'S LITERATURE The development of criticism
||\4,500 1990. In 1 Vols. 195pp. Original cloth. ROUTLEDGE.
||JAMBON, J. / C. DOYLE
||OUR TRIP TO BLUNDERLAND.
||\35,000 1877. In 1 Vols. Our Trip to Blunderland, by Jean Jambon. With 60 Illus. by CharlesDoyle. vi,231pp. (Edinburgh: William Blackwood, no date, c.1877)Original decorated green cloth, all edges red. Hinges cracked.* Famous early Alice parody, the preface clearly acknowledges Carroll's influence.**Charles Doyle is a brother of Richard, and father of Arthur Conan.
||JAMES, G., illus. / APULEIUS
||CUPID & PSYCHE.
||\12,000 1906. In 1 Vols. Cupid and Psyche. Translated, A.D.1566 from the Latin by William Aldington. 93pp., 12 photogravure. (G. Routledge, 1906) Original decorative cloth.
||On children's literature
||\3,000 1973. In 1 Vols. 189pp. Original cloth. Allen Lane. Translated from the French Edited and with a preface by Catherine Storr with original illustrated jacket
||JERROLD, D. / G. DU MAURIER
||STORY OF A FEATHER.
||\30,000 1867. In 1 Vols. The Story of a Feather. (Bradbury, Evans, 1867) Illustrated by G. Du Maurier. xv,259pp., frontispiece, title vignette, 3 full page illus. & 25 text illus. engraved on wood by Swain. FIRST EDITION. Puce wavy grain cloth, front cover & spine gilt decorated, bevelled boards. All edges gilt. Recased with original spine laid down. New endpapers. A good copy.
||JOHNSON, M., ed.
||AMERICAN FIRST EDITION.
||\10,000 1929. In 1 Vols. American First Editions. Bibliographic Check Lists of the Worksof One Hundred and Five American Authors. 242pp. (R.R. Bowker,1929) Original cloth.
||JONES, R.E. & STOTT, J.C.
||CANADIAN CHILREN'S BOOKS.
||\2,800 2000. In 1 Vols. Canadian Children's Books. A Critical Guide to Authors and Illustrators. (Oxford UP, 2000) 538pp. Trade paperback, edges slightly shelf worn, else NEAR FINE.
||Alison Uttley, THE LIFE OF A COUNTRY CHILD (1884-1976)
||\4,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 295pp. Original cloth. MICHAEL JOSEPH. The Authorised Biography with plates original jacket
||ROCKWELLKENTIANA. FEW WORDS & MANY PICTU
||\48,000 1933. In 1 Vols. Rockwellkentiana: Few Words and Many Pictures by R.K. and, by CarlZigrosser, A Bibliography and List of Prints. 64pp., colourfrontispiece, 33 text illus and 83 plates. (Harcourt, Brace, 1933)Original pictorial cloth, with dust wrapper. SCARCE. 27x21cm.
||KINCAID, J. R.
||CHILD-LOVING THE EROTIC CHILD AND VICTORIAN CULTURE
||\6,000 1992. In 1 Vols. 413pp. Original cloth. N.Y. ROUTLEDGE. with original jacket
||SHADOWS OF THE OLD BOOKSELLERS.
||\35,000 1865. In 1 Vols. Shadows of the Old Booksellers. xvi,320pp. (London: Bell andDaldy, 1865) FIRST EDITION. Rebacked in 1/4 calf over marbledboards. SCARCE.* Chapters: Jacob Tonson, Samuel Richardson, William Hutton, Robert Dodsley, John Newbery, The Chapter Coffee-House, &c.
||MASTER OF MIDDLE-EARTH. J.R.R. TOLKIEN.
||\9,500 1972. In 1 Vols. Master of Middle-earth. The Achievement of J.R.R. Tolkien.247pp. (Thames & Hudson, 1973) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||LANG, A., ed.
||ALL SORTS OF STORIES BOOK BY MRS. LANG.
||\22,000 1911. In 1 Vols. The All Sorts of Stories Book by Mrs. Lang. With 5 Coloured plates and Numerous Other Illustrations by H.J. Ford. xvi,377pp. (Longmans, Green, 1911) FIRST EDITION. Original red cloth, pictorial gilt on front cover & spine, all edges gilt. Spine faded, extremities slightly rubbed.
||LEWIS, N., ed.
||BEST CHILDREN'S BOOKS OF 1967.
||\1,000 1969. In 1 Vols. The Best Children's Books of 1967. (Hamish Hamilton, 1969) 127pp. Gray cloth, extremities rubbed, with slightly dust stained dust wrapper, edges and endpapers spotted, else text clean and very good.
||Lofts, W.O.G. & Adley, D.J.
||THE MEN BEHIND BOY'S FICTION
||\4,000 1970. In 1 Vols. 361pp. Original cloth. HOWARD BAKER. with original illustrated jacket
||CHILDHOOD OF FICTION.
||\3,500 1971. In 1 Vols. The Childhood of Fiction: A Study of Folk Tales and Primitive Thought. (Gryphon Books, 1971; repr. of 1905 ed.) 509pp. Dark gray cloth, rubbed, extremities slightly rown, edges and endpapers foxed, else text clean and very good reprint edition.
||\18,000 1928. In 2 Vols. Jacob Faithful. An Introductory Essay by G. Saintsbury.In 2 Vols.: lxv,275,319pp., with 12 colour plates by R.W. Buss.(Constable, 1928) Cloth with dust wrapper, top edge gilt, good.
||INTRODUCTION TO BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR STUDENT
||\18,000 1977. In 1 Vols. An Introduction to Bibliography for Literary Students. 359pp., 23illus. (Clarendon Press, 1977) Cloth with dust wrapper, stamped.
||MIYAKAWA, Y. & TOYAMA, S. Edited
||A HANDBOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
||\16,800 1985. In 2 Vols. Original cloth. TOKYO, KENKYUSHA. Volume I TEXT 187pp. Volume II CONCORDANCE 461pp. Both volumes with original jacket, preserved in original slip case, 24.5x17cm
||PART OF THE PATTERN A PERSONAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE
||\2,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 224pp. Original cloth. THE BODLEY HEAD. WORLD OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS, 1960-1985 with original jacket
||AUSTRALIA THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS.
||\1,500 1987. In 1 Vols. Australia through the Looking-Glass. Children's Fiction 1830-1980. (Melbourne UP, 1987) 358pp., with b/w illustrations. Trade paperback, extremities slightly rubbed, covers slightly dusty, edges slightly shelf worn, else very good.
||OPIE, I. & P.
||THE SINGING GAME
||\4,500 1985. In 1 Vols. 521pp. Original cloth. OXFORD U. P.. with illustrations, original jacket
||BEATRIX POTTER'S AMERICANS.
||\9,000 1982. In 1 Vols. Beatrix Potter's Americans: Selected Letters. Edited by Jane Crowell Morse. (The Horn Book, Inc., 1982) 216pp., with color plates. Maroon cloth with spine sun faded and slightly edge chipped dust wrapper, edges slightly foxed, else NEAR FINE.
||The Blyton Phenomenon
||\4,000 1982. In 1 Vols. 246pp. Original cloth. ANDRE DEUTSCH. The controversy surrounding the world's most successful children's writer with original jacket
||GEORGIAN CHRONICLE. MRS. BARBAULD & HER
||\12,000 1958. In 1 Vols. Georgian Chronicle: Mrs. Barbauld and Her Family. 298pp., 8 illus.(Methuen, 1958) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||J. NEWBERY & HIS SUCCESSOR, 1740-1814.
||\65,000 1973. In 1 Vols. John Newbery and his Successors, 1740-1814: A Bibliography. 461pp.,70 illus. (Hertfordshire: Five Owls Press, 1973) Cloth with dustwrapper.
||J. NEWBERY & HIS SUCCESSOR, 1740-1814.
||\65,000 1973. In 1 Vols. John Newbery and his Successors, 1740-1814. A Bibliography. (Hertfordshire: Five Owls Press, 1973) xxxi,461pp., with a colour tipped-in frontispiece, 35 b/w plates and 35 b/w text figures. Brown cloth, gilt lettering inset on red on spine, with slightly edge chipped dust wrapper. Spine ends and extremities bumped, edges slightly foxed, else internally clean and very good.
||Fairy Tales and After FROM SNOW WHITE TO E. B. WHITE
||\3,000 1978. In 1 Vols. 280pp. Original cloth. Harvard U. P.. with illustrations
||Caldecott & Co. NOTES ON BOOKS & PICTURES
||\8,000 1988. In 1 Vols. 216pp. Original cloth. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. with dust wrapper illstrations First Edition
||\85,000 1831. In 3 Vols. Roxobel. In 3 Vols., with a frontispiece in each volume. (London: Houlston & Son, 1831) FIRST EDITION. Original dark brown cloth, hinges of vol.1 cracked, otherwise good.
||STATE OF MIND OF MRS SHERWOOD.
||\15,000 1946. In 1 Vols. The State of Mind of Mrs. Sherwood. 205pp., 3 plates. (Macmillan,1946) Original blue cloth.
||SPIELMANN, M. H. & JERROLD, W.
||HUGH THOMSON HIS ART, HIS LETTERS, HIS HUMOUR, & HIS CHARM
||\15,000 1931. In 1 Vols. 269pp. Original red cloth. A. & C. BLACK, LTD. Many illustrations including in colour. With original jacket. GOOD COPY
||STEVENSON, R. L.
||A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
||\45,000 1905. In 1 Vols. 125pp. Original cloth. N. Y. CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH FIRST EDITION original black cloth, gilt title on spine, coloured illustrated title on front cover, top edge gilt, 12 illustrations from drawings in colours by Jessie Willcox Smith, 24x18.5cm
||STICKLAND, I., ed.
||VOICES OF CHILDREN 1700-1914.
||\2,000 1973. In 1 Vols. The Voices of Children 1700-1914. (Blackwell, 1973) 224pp., with 16 b/w plates. Dark brown cloth with lightly rubbed dust wrapper, edges and endpapers foxed and stained, else text clean and very good to near fine.
||\3,000 1985. In 1 Vols. 198pp. Original cloth. The Univ. of Alabama Press. Families in the Life and Art of Louisa May Alcott FOREWORD BY ROBERT COLES with original jacket
||HANDWRITING OF THE RENAISSANCE.
||\30,000 1931. In 1 Vols. The Handwriting of the Renaissance. Being the Development and Characteristics of the Script of Shakespeare's Time. With an Intro. by A.H. Thorndike. xii,210pp. (G. Routledge, 1931) Original blue cloth, stained, rubbed, minor inscriptions.* Contains a bibliography of the subject and numerous illustrations.
||TARG, W. ed.
||BOUILLABAISSE FOR BIBLIOGRAPHILES.
||\30,000 1955. In 1 Vols. Bouillabaisse for Bibliophilies. A Treasury off Bookish Lore, Wit &Wisdom, Tales, Poetry & Narratives & Certain Curious Studies of Interest to Bookmen & Collections. Edited, with an Introduction andNotes, by W. Targ. 506pp. (World Publishing, 1955) Cloth with dust wrapper.
||TARG, W., ed.
||CARROUSEL FOR BIBLIOPHILES.
||\10,000 1947. In 1 Vols. Carrousel for Bibliophiles. A Treasury of Tales, Narratives, Songs, Epigrams and Sundry, Curious Studies Relating to a Noble Theme. With an Introduction. 400pp. (N.Y.: Philip C. Duschnes, 1947) Cloth with dust wrapper.
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||THOMSON, H., illus. / R.B. SHERIDAN
||SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL.
||\48,000 1911. In 1 Vols. The School for Scandal. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson. 196pp.,25 mounted colour plates, line drawings. (Hodder & Stoughton, no date, c.1911) Original lavender grey cloth, fully decorated in gilt.
||WAITING FOR THE PARTY.
||\4,000 1974. In 1 Vols. Waiting for the Party. The Life of Frances Hodgson Burnett 1849-1924. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in ink on front free endpaper. (Secker & Warburg, 1974) 274pp., with b/w illustrations. Blue cloth, soiled with white stains and extremities slightly worn, with edge worn dust wrapper, edges slightly foxed, else text clean and very good.
||THWAITE, M. F.
||FROM PRIMER TO PLEASURE IN READING
||\6,000 1972. In 1 Vols. 340pp. Original cloth. BOSTON, THE HORN BOOK, INC.. An introduction to the history of children's books in England from the invention of printing to 1914 with an outline of some developments in other countries First American Edition with illustrations, original jacket 25.5x19cm
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||\8,500 1972. In 1 Vols. Friend Monkey. (Collins, 1972) 284pp. FIRST U.K. EDITION. Cloth with dust wrapper, good.
||Tuer, A. W.
||HISTORY of the HORN BOOK
||\6,000 1979. In 1 Vols. 486pp. Original cloth. ARNO PRESS. Reprinted from 1897 First edition, illustrations, dust jacket
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||BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD.
||\28,000 1949. In 1 Vols. Both Sides of the Road. A Book About Farming by Sidney Rogerson.Illustrated by Charles Tunnicliffe. 183pp., 23 colour plates andnumerous text illus. (Collins, 1949) FIRST EDITION. Cloth withdust wrapper. 28x21cm.
||VILLIERS DE L'ISLE-ADAMS
||\8,000 1963. In 1 Vols. Oxford UP. Tr. by R.Baldick. Intro. by A.W.Raitt. xiv,257pp. Cloth with dust wrapper.
||The Illustrated Book
||\18,000 1938. In 1 Vols. 314pp. Original cloth. HARVARD U. P.. with illustrations
||Imagination of the Heart The Life of Walter de la Mare
||\4,000 1993. In 1 Vols. 478pp. Original cloth. Duckworth. With dust wrapper
||WILDER, L.I. & LANE, R.W.
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||THE POETS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
||\20,000 1858. In 1 Vols. 399pp. Original cloth. GEORGE ROUTLEDGE. IlLUSTRATED 100 ENGRAVINGS, DRAWN BY EMINENT ARTISTS, AND ENGRAVED BY THE BROTHERS DALZIEL. THIRD EDITION original light purple cloth, gilt decorated spine & front cover, all edges gilt
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||ENGLISH SACRED POETRY OF THE 16TH, 17TH, 18TH, AND
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||WILSON, G. & J. MOSS
||BOOKS FOR CHILDREN TO READ ALONE.
||\3,000 1988. In 1 Vols. Books for Children to Read Alone. A Guide for Patterns andLibrarians. 184pp. (R.R. Bowker, 1988) Original boards, good.
||WOLF, E. & J.F. FLEMING
||\18,000 1960. In 1 Vols. Rosenbach: A Biography. 616pp., illus. with photographs.(World Pub. Co., 1960) Cloth with frayed dust wrapper.
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||CHILDREN'S LITERATURE of the ENGLISH RENAISSANCE
||\4,000 1986. In 1 Vols. 181pp. Original cloth. THE U. PRESS OF KENTUCKY. Edited, with an introduction, by JEANIE WATSON with original jacket
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||YONGE, C.M. ED.
||YOUTH OF QUEEN ELIZABETH.
||\65,000 1879. In 2 Vols. The Youth of Queen Elizabeth 1533-1558, by Louis Wiesener.Edited, from the French by C.M. Yonge. In 2 Vols.: xxv,302;viii,290,pp. (London: Hurst & Blackett, 1879) FIRST EDITION.Original brown cloth, very good.