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THE BEANO BOOK 1996

By: Anon

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, D C Thomson and Co Ltd: 1996

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 004198


Price clipped otherwise FINE. NO INSCRIPTIONS. CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. Profusely illustrated throughout in full colour.; 004198; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper No. 624. The PICCANINNIES' PICNIC .

Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper No. 624. The PICCANINNIES' PICNIC .

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1934

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113463


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples, one 2cm tear to the fold of the spine, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally VERY GOOD. This particular issue has the most delightful - if very un-PC - cover - The PICCANINNIES' PICNIC. This is the first story in ... View more info

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Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper . No 644 . Won by a Neck

By: Anon

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1934

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113464


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally Good plus, but with rusting staples, one 0. 5 cm tear to the bottom fold of the spine, and slightly grubby/spotted to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, and, apart from the odd 'spot/mark/crease' internally GOOD. This particular issue has the most delightful - if very un-PC - cover entitled 'Won By a Neck' = Little Black b... View more info

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Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper . No 519 . The Pixies Who Caught a Bear

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1932

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113466


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples and a few tiny edge tears - NO loss - small creases, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally very good. This particular issue issue has a delightful cover - The Pixies Who Caught A Bear. See image. Each magazine wit... View more info

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Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 682. Popinjay's High Jump

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1935

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113473


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG, small creases, but with rusting staples and very slightly grubby rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, and there is one tiny edge tear to the first page, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally very good. This particular issue has a delightful cover - Popinjay's High Jump - Popinjay is a TEDDY BEAR. This is the fir... View more info

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Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 600 . Dolly Dilly's Hat Shop

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1932

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113474


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples, a very tiny edge tear and a small split to the spine edge - NO loss - and some creases, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. A slight slant to the book from bad storage. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' and a little creasing here and there, internally ver... View more info

Image for Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 683. The Jungle Jokers

Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 683. The Jungle Jokers

By: Anon

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1935

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113475


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally Very Good, but with rusting staples, a small 'lean' to the book and slightly grubby/spotted to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, and, apart from the odd 'spot/mark/crease' internally Very Good. This particular issue has the most delightful - if very un-PC - cover entitled 'The Jungle Jokers' = Little Black boys painting a... View more info

Image for Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 654. Popinjay's Pet

Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 654. Popinjay's Pet

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1935

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113476


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG, but with rusting staples, small creases, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, and there is one tiny edge tear to the first page, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally very good. This particular issue has a delightful cover - Popinjay's Pet - Popinjay is a TEDDY BEAR. This is the f... View more info

Image for Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 560. The Bear Who Lost His Penny

Fairyland Tales. The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 560. The Bear Who Lost His Penny

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1933

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113483


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG, but with rusting staples, small creases, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, and there are a few tiny edge creases to the cover and the first pages, but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally near very good. This particular issue has a delightful cover - The Bear Who Lost His Penny - ... View more info

Image for Fairyland Tales. the Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 689. No Bus to Bearland

Fairyland Tales. the Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 689. No Bus to Bearland

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co. , Ltd. ,: 1935

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113484


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour, generally VG, but with rusting staples, small creases, and very slightly grubby to the rear covers. The (cheaper) text block paper is uniformly but lightly browned as usual, there are a few tiny edge creases to the cover and the first pages, and a LIGHT corner stain running through the whole book, mainly affecting the blank margins but o/w, apart from the odd 'spot/mark' internally near ... View more info

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The Dandy Book 1969

By: Anon (D. C. Thomson & Co. , )

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, D. C. Thomson & Co. , Ltd.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114172


Cartoon illustrated boards with a Christmas illustration of Korky the cat mischievously about to eat a christmas pudding. The laminate at the spine edges is lifting slightly but otherwise the covers are fine. No dustjacket, presumed as issued? The 'This Book Belongs To' box has not been completed which makes the book ideal for purchase. The crossword has been completed in pencil, ( but this may be able to be removed? ) , otherwise No Inscriptions or other Marks. 141 pp. ... View more info

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Düsseldorfer Monathefte. VIIII / 9. Band (Volume 9)

By: Arnz & Co

Price: £145.00

Publisher: In Düsseldorf, Arnz & Co: 1856

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 113698


Note: LACKS 8 of 48 Plates - see details further on. ALL TEXT in GERMAN. In dark burgundy cloth-covered boards with blind-stamped decoration and bright gilt titling to the front board only. Spine faded, and corners bumped with scraped tips. Head and tail of spine chipped and a repaired tear to the top rear edge (2cms). Internally, (apart from light foxing patches here and there, some pages worse than others, as usual with these volumes) generally very clean and tight but... View more info

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Düsseldorfer Monathefte. V / 5. Band (Volume 5)

By: Arnz & Co

Price: £145.00

Publisher: In Düsseldorf, Arnz & Co: 1852

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 113699


Note: LACKS 5 Plates - see details further on. ALL TEXT in GERMAN. In very dark blue/green cloth-covered boards with blind-stamped decoration and bright gilt titling to the front board only. Spine has come off at some point and has been completely reglued, and corners bumped with scraped tips. Head and tail of spine chipped with a little loss to the cloth. Internally, (apart from light foxing patches all over pages here and there, some pages worse than others, as usual w... View more info

The Evening Rise . Fifty Years of Fly Fishing

By: Bateman H. M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 111105


'Brick' coloured boards with bright silver-gilt titling, and fish decoration to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial, Bateman illustrated, dustjacket. At some point the edges of this book have been near to somewhere damp and the top fron and rear edge of the book shows a little former exposure to damp - ie: slight darkening/discolouration but overall the books' covers are VG. The dustjacket has suffered the same fate and a former owner has internally strength... View more info

Cautionary Tales for Children Designed for the Admonition of Children Between the Ages of Eight and Fourteen Years

By: BELLOC, H

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, DUCKWORTH:

Seller ID: 108030


Illustrated paper covered boards with sunned spine, edges and corners lightly bumped. Slight spotting/browning to endpapers. NO INSCRIPTIONS. No date. Hinges sound. 79pp. Profusley illustrated in black and white. Internally CLEAN AND BRIGHT. "Classic collection of poetry that would now be considered "politcally incorrect" bur are great fun. Tales that warn children of what terrible things can happen when they tell lies or are naughty."; 108030; 8vo View more info