Book Catalogue – Children's & Illustrated

ADSHEAD, Mary  (author and co-illustrator…

1. ADSHEAD, Mary (author and co-illustrator). Stephen BONE (illustrator). The Little Boy and His House [together with an original illustrated, and autographed, letter signed by Mary Adshead].

London; J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1936.

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Landscape 4to. Original blue and white striped cloth-backed pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers; pp. [i], 2-60; with 14 fine, and glorious, colour-lithographed plates together with printed…

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AIKEN, Joan (author). Whispering Mountain.

2. AIKEN, Joan (author). Whispering Mountain.

London; Jonathan Cape. 1968.

£138

8vo. Original turquoise linson boards lettered in gilt to spine, pictorial map endpapers in colours, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper with wonderful wrap-around design in black and…

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ALDIN, Cecil (author and illustrator). The Twins.

3. ALDIN, Cecil (author and illustrator). The Twins.

London; Henry Frowde Hodder & Stoughton. [1910].

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4to. Original olive green cloth-backed grey boards block-lettered in gilt with large onlaid pictorial label, pictorial endpapers; pp. [100] including plates; with pictorial title and 24 fine…

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[ALICE].  PORTLOCK, Jenny (illustrator…

4. [ALICE]. PORTLOCK, Jenny (illustrator). "White Gloves"

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An original wood-engraved print (image size 55 x 100mm), signed with initials and titled in pencil by the artist, printed on hand-made ivory card with the artist's blind-stamped monogram…

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[ALICE].  PORTLOCK, Jenny (illustrator). "Who…

5. [ALICE]. PORTLOCK, Jenny (illustrator). "Who are you?"

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An original wood-engraved print (image size 55 x 100mm), signed with initials and titled in pencil by the artist, printed on hand-made ivory card with the artist's blind-stamped monogram…

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[ALPHABET] "EVOE" (pseud.)  [Edmund…

6. [ALPHABET] "EVOE" (pseud.) [Edmund George Valpy KNOX] (verses by). Joyce DENNYS (pictures by). A Winter Sports Alphabet.

London; John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd. 1926.

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8vo. Original brown cloth-backed buff pictorial boards blocked in red, black, white and yellow to both covers; pp. [64]; with 26 full-page plates in white, black, and ochre against beige…

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[ALPHABET].  VOS, Herman A. (illustrator). Het ABC…

7. [ALPHABET]. VOS, Herman A. (illustrator). Het ABC Van Het Naziregiem.

Leuven-Brussel; Copyright A.N.U.M. [1945].

£348

Small 8vo. (120 x 165mm); original buff pictorial wrappers printed in colours, stapled to spine; pp. [28]; decorated introductory page followed by 26 coloured plates forming a Nazi…

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[ALPHABET]. PRICHARD, John (author).  Asgeir SCOTT…

8. [ALPHABET]. PRICHARD, John (author). Asgeir SCOTT (illustrator). Journey To The End Of The Alphabet.

London; The Bodley Head. 1951.

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8vo. Original decorative boards printed to both covers in black, orange, and white, preserved in repeat dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-63 + [i]; with double-page pictorial title-page and 26 fine…

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ANDERSEN, Hans [Christian] (author).  W. HEATH…

9. ANDERSEN, Hans [Christian] (author). W. HEATH ROBINSON (illustrator). Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales.

London; Boots The Chemist, circa 1930.

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4to. Original deep red cloth panelled in black to upper board and lettered and decorated in gilt, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper with onlaid plate to upper panel; pp. [vi], 7-319…

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ANDERSEN, Hans C. (author).  Margaret TARRANT…

10. ANDERSEN, Hans C. (author). Margaret TARRANT (illustrator). Hans Andersen's Fairy Stories. A Selection of the Stories Most Suitable for Younger Children.

London; Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, [1926].

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Small 4to. Original light blue cloth attractively panelled and lettered in darker blue enclosing, to the upper board, an onlaid oval pictorial fairy plate, double-page pictorial endpapers…

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APPIA, Béatrice (author and illustrator). Conte…

11. APPIA, Béatrice (author and illustrator). Conte De La Marguerite [The Daisy's Story].

Paris; Flammarion. 1935.

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Square 8vo. Original pictorial wrappers, stapled to spine; pp. [28]; with decorated title-page and 13 fine full-bleed coloured plates in rich vibrant colours; a very attractive copy with…

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APPIA, Béatrice (illustrator).  Marie COLMONT…

12. APPIA, Béatrice (illustrator). Marie COLMONT (author). Histoire De Perlette Goute D'Eau.

Paris; Flammarion. 1936.

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Square 8vo. Original pictorial wrappers, stapled to spine; pp. [28]; with decorated title-page and 13 very pretty full-bleed colour-lithographed plates; an excellent copy in near fine…

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APPLETON, Honor C. (artist). An original…

13. APPLETON, Honor C. (artist). An original watercolour illustration from Josephine Is Busy.

1918.

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A stunning original, signed, watercolour painting (image size 196 x 285mm), with bodycolour, by Honor C. Appleton, beautifully displayed in a cream acid-free mount hand-ruled in gilt with an…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (artist). An original…

14. ARDIZZONE, Edward (artist). An original pen-and-ink drawing from The Nine Lives of Island McKenzie.

1959.

£1250

An original pen-and-ink illustration (15 x 160cm), unsigned, slightly dusted, with marginal printer's marks, floated in an ivory acid-free mount and presented in a pale oak frame; slight…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (artist). Roseaura's Birthday…

15. ARDIZZONE, Edward (artist). Roseaura's Birthday: an original pen-and-ink drawing.

1960.

£1500

An original pen-and-ink drawing (10.5 x 15cm), with two titles lightly written in pencil in Ardizzone's hand with printer's marks in pen and pencil, floated in an ivory acid-free mount and…

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