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THE NEW ADVENTURES OF RUPERT.
London: Daily Express Publications, 1985. Numbered
Facsimile reprint of 1936 ed. 124 pp. Collection of the famous Rupert comic strip. # 12901.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 11303                         Order / Enquire




MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT.
London: Daily Express Publications, 1986. Numbered
Facsimile of 1937 edition. 123 pp. More of the famous Rupert comic strip. #12300. Corners slightly bmped & rubbed, with a touch of fore-edge soiling.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 11304                         Order / Enquire




Nelson Canadian Dictionary of the English Language. An Encyclopedic Reference
Toronto: Nelson, 1997. 1st Edition
1694 pp. Thumb-indexed; illustrated.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15075                         Order / Enquire



Allingham, William;Lang, Andrew;Doyle, Richard
In Fairyland: A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World
NY: Viking, 1979. 
Hardcover in complete dj. 64 pp. Illustrated in colour by Richard Doyle. With a poem by William Alligham and The Princess Nobody: A Tale of Fairyland by Andrew Lang. With an Introduction by Bryan Holem. Biogrpahical notes by Parricia Thomson. Bookplate to endpaper; Sun fadded at spine and small closed tears to Dj. .
Please inquire                          Book Number: 13919                         Order / Enquire



American Institute of Graphic Arts, NY.
Communicating with Children. 1978-79
N. Y.: AIGA, 1989. 
n.d. (1979?). Approx. 100 pp. Exhibition catalogue with 92 b/w illustrtations of graphics for children. Small patch of erasure marks on front panel.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 14788                         Order / Enquire



Andersen, Hans Christian
The Wild Swans. And Other Tales from Andersen.
London: Blackie, 1951. 
125 pp. Grey cloth decorated with Art Nouveau design in green; pictorial cover vignette inset; title & spine lettering gilt. Four colourplates, artist unknown. Ink name on front pasteedown and front free endpaper. A charming and bright little book.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 12497                         Order / Enquire



Andersen, Hans (text); REX WHISTLER (illustrator).
Fairy tales and legends.
London: The Bodley Head, 1959. 
Vg+/tears to tail & head of vg.dj.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 3475                         Order / Enquire



Andersen, Hans-Christian
Fairy Tales. By Hans-Christian Andersen.
NY: Omega Books Ltd, 1985. 
480 pp. With 167 drawings, etchings & woodcuts by great european illustrators.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 24916                         Order / Enquire



Anderson, Hans Christian
Hans Anderson's Tales for the Young. A New Translation By Mr.s H. M. Paull. With Original Illustrations
London: Frederick Warne, 1980. 
n. d. (ca. 1908; probably earlier). 383 pp. Blue cloth with bevelled edges; pictorial cover in black & gilt, title lettering gilt; spine decoration and spine vignette, gilt. Countless illustrations in b/w and three chromolithographs. Ink inscription on front free endpaper; extremities lightly rubbed, one interior join cracked but firm, faint browning to half-title and rear fly-leaf; but otherwise a nice bright copy with especially sparkling cover and spine!
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18736                         Order / Enquire



ANGAS, GEORGE FRENCH. With a modern text by G.C. Petersen & S.M. Mead.
Portraits of the New Zealand Maori painted in 1884.
Wellington: A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1972. 1st edition.
Nf/(sl. edgewear) Ltd edition of 750, this is no. 87. 49 full co lour plates. Atlas folio, approx. 13" x 22". Binding is 1/4 leather & marbl ed boards.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 4402                         Order / Enquire



Anon.
A Day in the Zoo. Realistic Pictures of the Birds, Beasts and Fishes. A Reproduction of the Antique Pop-Up Book.
London: Kestrel, 1980. 
Six colourful pop-out scenes on accordion fold card binding.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 12437                         Order / Enquire



Anonymous ("By a Lady"); Trimmer, Sarah
Easy Lessons; or, Leading Strings to Knowledge in Three Parts.
Boston/ NY: Monroe & Francis; Joseph H. Fancis / C. S. Francis, 1839. 
"The first and third parts by a Lady, for her own children; the second part arranged by the late Mrs. Trimmer." Hardcover. Rebound in three-quarter leather & marbled boards;raised bands ruled in gilt; spine printed & ornamented in gilt; new endpapers. 224 pp. Illustrated with 16 engravings; tailpieces; engraved ornamental initial letters. Large print for children. New binding is pristine; some light foxing and stains to interior; closed tear to upper margin of one page (89), and very small corner piece missing on one plate, not affecting illustration (facing p. 88); but overall in astoundingly good condition for a children's book from 1839!
Please inquire                          Book Number: 27626                         Order / Enquire



Ardizzone, Edward (illustrator)
Ardizzone's Kilvert. Selections from the Diary of the Rev. Francis Kilvert 1870-79
London: Jonathan Cape, 1976. 1st Edition
174 pp. Edited by William Plomer and abridged for children by Elizabeth Divine. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; 2 maps.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15375                         Order / Enquire



Asimov, Isaac (editor)
Asimov's Choice. Comets & Computers
NY: Dale Books, 1978. 
Mass market paperback in mint condition. (I'll be shipped in plain envelope)
Please inquire                          Book Number: 14472                         Order / Enquire



Azarian, Mary
The Tale of John Barleycorn. Or from Barley to Beer. A Traditional English Ballad
Boston: David R. Godine, 1982. 
Unpaginated. Illustrated with woodcuts by Mary Azarian. A couple of edge-tears on rear jacket panel.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 10774                         Order / Enquire



B. B.
Ben the Bullfinch
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1968. First Thus
118 pp. Illustrated with drawings by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. Red Bison Library series. Paper lightly browned and color transfer sticker to front free endpaper.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 13546                         Order / Enquire



Balfour, Grant
On Golden Wings Through Wonderland
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1927. 1st Edition
Hardcover in complete dj. 270 pp. Cover illustration, endpapers and illustrations by Elsie Deane. A relatively bright copy marred only by small piece of dj stuck to bottom corner of rear board; with small ink inscription on front free endpaper; dj soiled and slightly chipped on spine worn, but intact.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 13726                         Order / Enquire



Baum, L. Frank
The Lost Princess of Oz
N. Y.: Del Rey, 1980. 
Mass market paperback. 1st Ballantine Books edition. 281 pp. Illustrated by John R. Neill.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 24329                         Order / Enquire



Baxendale, Leo
Willy the Kid
London, UK: Duckworth, 1978. 1st Edition
Hardcover with complete Dj. The third Willy the kid book. Rare.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 30947                         Order / Enquire



Beaumont, Cyril W. And Sitwell, Sacheverell
The Romantic Ballet in Lithographs of the Time
London: Faber, 1938. 1st Edition
316 pp. Silver cloth with spine lettering gilt on red. With 81 full-page collotype plates tipped-in, nine of them stencilled in colour. Bottom corners slightly bumped; slightly soiled dj has a few nicks, and a light stain to front panel faintly affecting cover illustration..
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15076                         Order / Enquire



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