Book Catalogue – Children's & Illustrated

ADAMS, Frank (illustrator).  Jessie POPE (verses…

1. ADAMS, Frank (illustrator). Jessie POPE (verses by). Three Jolly Anglers.

London; Blackie & Son Limited. [1917].

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4to. Original beige cloth-backed buff pictorial boards blocked in blue and black, double-page pictorial endpapers; pp. [26], on French-folded leaves, uncut as issued; jauntily and strikingly…

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[ADVERTISING]. WHITAKER, Doreen (author…

PROMOTIONAL BOOKLET

2. [ADVERTISING]. WHITAKER, Doreen (author). Concerning Marmite.

London; Sir Joseph Causton & Sons Limited, circa 1930.

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Small landscape 8vo. Original pictorial self-wrappers; pp. [8], including covers; brightly printed throughout with Art Deco typography and decoration in colours; a very good copy and a…

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AESOP.  Milo WINTER (illustrator). Aesop for…

3. AESOP. Milo WINTER (illustrator). Aesop for Children.

Chicago; Rand McNally & Co. 1919 [1924].

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4to. Original olive green cloth with full-size onlaid pictorial plate to upper board, gilt lettering to spine, cloth inner hinges, pictorial endpapers; pp. [vii], 8-112, on coated paper…

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

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

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

£398

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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ALDIN, Cecil (author and illustrator). Just…

5. ALDIN, Cecil (author and illustrator). Just Among Friends; Pages from my Sketch Books.

London; Eyre And Spottiswoode (Publishers) Limited. 1934.

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4to. Original taupe cloth boldly lettered in black to upper cover, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [viii] + 28 plates; these plates printed in full colour in chalky lithography on…

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[ALICE]. GROVES-RAINES, Anthony (illustrator…

6. [ALICE]. GROVES-RAINES, Anthony (illustrator). Alice, where art thou? More Guinness Carrolling.

Leeds; John Waddington Ltd. [1954].

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8vo. Original pictorial card covers with wrap-around design; pp. [16]; each page strikingly illustrated in full-bleed and vivid colour incorporating the text in panels; a fine copy.First…

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[ALPHABET]. GORDON, Hampden &  M.C. TINDALL…

7. [ALPHABET]. GORDON, Hampden & M.C. TINDALL (authors). Joyce DENNYS (illustrator). Our Hospital Anzac British Canadian.

London; John Lane The Bodley Head. [1916].

£168

Imperial 8vo. Original blue cloth-backed grey pictorial boards blocked to both covers in red, white, and blue, grey silhouette endpapers; pp. [60], including endpapers; with frontispiece…

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[ARABIAN NIGHTS].  RANSOME, Arthur (author…

8. [ARABIAN NIGHTS]. RANSOME, Arthur (author). Thomas MACKENZIE (illustrator). Aladdin.

London, Nisbet & Co. [1919].

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4to. Original olive green pictorial cloth stamped in brick red and violet, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, striking pictorial silhouette endpapers; pp. [126]; with 12 stunning coloured…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Game Pie. A…

9. ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Game Pie. A Guinness Indoor Sportfolio.

Printed by W.S. Cowell, Ipswich. 1955.

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8vo. Original decorated paper wrappers; pp. [xii]; illustrated throughout by Edward Ardizzone with full-bleed coloured drawings; a fine copy.First edition. One of Guinness's advertising…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (artist). An original…

10. 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…

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

1960.

£1500

An original pen-and-ink drawing (10.5 x 15cm), unsigned, with two titles lightly written in pencil in Ardizzone's hand alongside additional printer's marks in both pen and pencil, floated in…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator).  Eva-Lis WUORIO…

12. ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Eva-Lis WUORIO (author). The Land of Right Up and Down.

London, Dennis Dobson. 1964.

£78

Large square 8vo. Original pictorial boards with wrap-around design, preserved in repeat dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-59 + [ii]; illustrated with 3 double-page coloured plates and 20 other…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator).  Christianna…

13. ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Christianna BRAND (author). Nurse Matilda.

Leicester; Brockhampton Press. 1964.

£148

Small 8vo. Original forest green boards elaborately and pictorially blocked in gilt to spine and upper cover, red top edges, endpapers and ribbon marker, preserved in pictorial…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). James REEVES…

14. ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). James REEVES (author). The Story of Jackie Thimble.

London, Chatto & Windus. 1965.

£98

Small 8vo. Original yellow linson boards illustrated and lettered in dark brown, preserved in pictorial yellow dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-31; illustrated to every page with full-, and…

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (author and illustrator…

15. ARDIZZONE, Edward (author and illustrator). Tim's Last Voyage.

London; The Bodley Head. 1972.

£78

Royal 8vo. Original pictorial boards, preserved in the pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [48]; illustrated throughout by Edward Ardizzone in alternate colour and black and white; a fine…

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