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London: New Cavendish Books, 1977. Illustrated by Terence Cuneo. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 13 x 10 Inches 0904568083 Hardcover Excellent book on the artist Terence Cuneo and his work, 244 pages in very bright clean condition . Many colour and B/w illustrations plus very informative text, no dustwrapper as issued, original slipcase is present with some wear to edges, some marking and tear to rear of slipcase 4 inches long. Outer boards of book are very bright and clean. HEAVY BOOK 2-5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A pleasing very bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. (Book ref. 004663)
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Oxford Uk: Thomas Shrimpton and Son, 1878. Second Edition Revised Enlarged. Embossed Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 7 x 5 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the city of Oxford, its buildings, people, places and history, second revised and enlarged edition. 296 pages plus 18 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just light occasional foxing and a small light brown patch to firsty couple of pages where a newspaper cutting has lain, bookplate of Samuel Garcia Asher on inside frint board, Many B/w full page b/w illustrations and fold out map at rear, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges with embossed landscape view of buildings on front and rear boards. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007034)
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London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd, 1989. Illustrated by Gerald Scarfe. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 8 Inches 0241128595 Signed by Author/ Publisher Hardcover Excellent book of satirical cartoons by Gerald Scarfe, 96 pages in very bright clean condition, slight ripple to first few pages and vertical bend to last few pages not a hard crease but a bend maybe where someone has bent the pages slightly not too unsightly, INSCRIBED by GERALD SCARFE ON TITLE PAGE To Lynette Merry Christmas Gerald Scarfe. 43 full page, colour illustrations plus a few other smaller ones,all present as listed plus very short descriptive text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007030)
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1983. Illustrated by Rosemary Fawcett. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 8 Inches 0374317909 Hardcover First American edition of this book by Roald Dahl, 32 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page colour illustrations and smaller b/w illustrations,all present as listed. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007026)
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Hampshire UK: David Schutte, 1999. Illustrated by Val Biro. First Edition First Printing. Illustrated Card Covers. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8 x 6 Inches 0952148226 Signed by Author/ Artist/ Publisher Card Covers First issue of a book of seven plays for radio written by Anthony Buckeridge and beautifully illustrated by Val Biro. Limited edition of 100 copies this is number 100, SIGNED by Anthony Buckeridge, Artist Val Biro and publisher David Schutte.Card cover book is in near fione like new condition A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007024)
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London: B T Batsford Ltd, 1987. Illustrated by Brian Cook. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 10 x 8 Inches 0713457007 Signed by Author and Artist Hardcover Excellent book on the artist Brian Cook and his wonderful illustrations for Batsford British Topographical books.144 pages in very bright clean condition just small fold in on the bottom corner of one page where the the page was not trimmed properly and has been folded in, Many colour and B/w illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. SIGNED by BRIAN COOK BATSFORD on title page. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007023)
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London: Siegle Hill and Co. Illustrated by Gilbert James. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 4 x 4 Inches Hardcover 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 (Book ref. 007020)
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London: Siegle Hill and Co. Illustrated by Gilbert James. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 5 x 4 Inches Hardcover Fom the Langham series for children, not dated looks early 1900s Contains 63 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light marks. Binding is holding but there is stretching to the string binding causing a little looseness. Many single colour and b/w illustrations,all present , NO dustwrapper., outer boards are bright with light rubbing to edges. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007019)
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London: Longmans Green and Co, 1905. Illustrated by H J Ford. Reprint. Gold Decorated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 7 x 5 Inches Hardcover Very nice condition book, eleventh impression of the Blue Fairy Book, 390 pages in very bright clean condition, only thing that spoils it is the rear endpapers have small patches where old tape has been, probably some notes were attached, also previous owners names neatly written in old ink on half title page, all edges of pages gold. Many B/w illustrations,all present as listed, NO dustwrapper, outer gold decorated boards are lightly rubbed on edges and slight discolouration to spine, book is very square and sound. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007014)
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London: Pavilion Books Ltd, 1983. Illustrated by Michael Foreman. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 8 Inches 0907516238 Hardcover First edition of this book by Terry Jones, one of the Monty Python team, illustrated by Michael Foreman. 144 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour illustrations,all present. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007007)
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Sweden: Zornsamlingarna, 1989. Illustrated by Anders Zorn. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 12 x 9 Inches 9170545952 Hardcover Excellent book on the life and works of Swedish artist Anders Zorn, 379 pages in overall bright clean condition just a thin water stain to right hand blank edge of the first 4 pages. TEXT in SWEDISH NO English translation. Many photographs and colour, B/w illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text IN SWEDISH, Dustwrapper is bright and clean but with water stain on inside front of wrapper this does not show through on front of wrapper and does not seem to have affected the boards , not price clipped. VERY HEAVY BOOK 2.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007006)
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1950. First Edition First Printing. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 10 x 7 Inches Hardcover Book of Muffin the Mule , 94 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers and some competition pages neatly completed. Many single colour and B/w illustrations,all present plus stories. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are lightly worn on edges. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006958)
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London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1979. Illustrated by Edward Gorey. First Edition First English Printing. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/Good Plus. 7 x 5 Inches 0510000487 Hardcover First UK edition of this book written and illustrated by Edward Gorey 64 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w illustrations,all present. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, small tear to top front corner where it bends round book inch long not price clipped. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006938)
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London: Collins, 1983. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest. First Boxed Set. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 4 x 4 Inches 0001839861 Hardcover First issue of these four books in a slipcase, Curly Cobbler and the Happy Return, and the Robins, And the Snowfall, and the Fairy Shoe. The four books are in bright clean condition, the slipcase is a little faded to edges and a few light marks. A pleasing example of this boxed set SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006937)
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London: Oxford University Press Humphrey Milford. Illustrated by Eleanor S March. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 6 x 5 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustrated book descibing flowers in verse, 48 pages in very bright clean condition just some neat inked numbers to corners where a previous owner has numbered the pages and neatly filled this book belongs to me boxes on front and rear endpapers, Many full page colour illustrations,all present plus page of verse opposite each illustration.Not dated but belongs to box is dated 1940. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are lightly rubbed to edges and a little on front board, some wear to top of spine A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006936)
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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder and Stoughton. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 4 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustratedchildrens book, 16 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page single colour illustrations,all present. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are overall clean and bright just some very light marking to front and a little more to the rear where in a small area of the surface has rubbed away the design of the board . Not dated looks to be 1920s. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006935)
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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder and Stoughton. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 6 x 4 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustratedchildrens book, 16 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page single colour illustrations,all present. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are overall clean and bright just some marking to front and a little more to the rear where in a few small places the the surface has rubbed away the design of the board . Not dated looks to be 1920s. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006934)
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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder and Stoughton. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 4 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustratedchildrens book, 16 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page single colour illustrations,all present. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are overall clean and bright just a few light marks to front and a little more to the rear where in a couple of small places the surface has rubbed away the design of the board . Not dated looks to be 1920s. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006933)
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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder and Stoughton. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 4 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustratedchildrens book, 16 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page single colour illustrations,all present. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are overall clean and bright just a few light marks to front and a little more to the rear. Not dated looks to be 1920s. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006932)
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London: Oxford University Press Humphrey Milford, 1927. Illustrated by Eleanor S March. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 5 Inches Hardcover Beautifully illustrated book descibing flowers in verse, 48 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page colour illustrations,all present plus page of verse opposite each illustration. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are lightly rubbed to edges. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006931)