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The Brownies' Ball . At Fault

By: ANON

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford: 1910/20

Edition: Presumed First Edition (This copy At Fault

Seller ID: 111944


At Fault - The book lacks the Frontispiece and a 'slipcase' - and although this type of book did vary in content (probably hand put together) I have had a complete copy for sale which did have a frontispiece, so am assuming this originally did have one. A Charming 'Miniature' Childrens book = a tiny mauve hardback with a full colour pictorial onlay of a little Brownie sitting on a Mushroom blowing a 'dandelion clock', the pictorial onlay is rubbed and has a little spot o... View more info

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Miniature German Calender in Book Form. 1914. Book Shaped like a Vase of Pansies.

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Germany, None Given: 1914

Edition: Presumed First German Edition

Seller ID: 113955


A 1914 Calendar in German, printed in black & red. The book is cut out in the shape of a Vase with Pansies, and the front cover is in full vibrant colour with 1914 in gold on the vase. Internally it shows the days of the months with Saint's names for each day. At the end are the names and dates of Jewish Festivals; Genealogies of German 'Rulers' (? Can't read the German? ) , etc; and Postal prices, etc. No publisher shown. Attractive little Miniature shaped book. See Ima... View more info

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The Boo-Boos and Bunty's Baby

By: Attwell Mabel Lucie

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Valentine & Sons, Ltd: (1921)

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 111092


There is No Date given, but Copac (National, Academic, & Specialist Library Catalogue) gives 1921/22 for all the Boo-Boo Series Titles. There is also a variation in the colour of the bindings, but which is an exact first is unknown. THIS copy is in milk chocolate paper covered boards with blind-stamped white coloured titling/lettering to the front board and the spine. The white to the front board is rubbing off slightly. There is a full colour pictorial onlay, in an impr... View more info

Image for Des Führers Kampf in Frankreich - Frankreich, Der Größte Feldzug Aller Zeiten, Vom 5. Bis 25. Juni 1940 (= The Fuhrer's Battle in France. The All Time Greatest Campaign, from 5 to 25 June 1940 ) Miniatur Büch - Miniature Book.

Des Führers Kampf in Frankreich - Frankreich, Der Größte Feldzug Aller Zeiten, Vom 5. Bis 25. Juni 1940 (= The Fuhrer's Battle in France. The All Time Greatest Campaign, from 5 to 25 June 1940 ) Miniatur Büch - Miniature Book.

By: Heinrich Hoffman

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Germany, Heinrich Hoffman: 1940

Edition: Presumed First German Edition

Seller ID: 113954


No date, apart from that in the title, but c 1940/1943. On the back cover it states = "Zweites Kriegshilfswerk des deutschen Volkes." . One of a series of tiny booklets issued by the German Third Reich from 1933 to 1940. These booklets were given to persons donating to the Winter Aid charity drive, a benefit to assist the neediest members of German society during the Second World War. 1st edition. 36 pages with numerous b/w photo-illustrations of Hitler, his Comm... View more info

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Allen's Everybody's Almanac, and Pocket Book for 1855

By: R & M. H. Allen

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Kent & Co. , (London) and R & M. H. Allen (Nottingham).: 1855

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 114412


An Early Miniature book. In Yellow paper covers and lettered in gold (slightly dulled) . An attractive little book - Sized 3.4" x 2.1" (8.7 cm x 5.2 cm). 8 pages (25-28pp and 45-48pp) have the bottom BLANK edges CUT OFF, but with hardly any loss to the text, except for some slight close-trimming, particularly to the fore-edge of page 26, where the December dates (1 to 31) from 20 onwards have lost the first digit. The first part of the book is a straight forward Almanac,... View more info

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NUTSHELL LIBRARY (4 Volumes in Slipcase)

By: Sendak Maurice

Price: £35.00

Publisher: USA, HARPER & ROW Publishers: 1962

Edition: Probably First Edition?

Seller ID: 114299


4 Volumes in the set. IN the ORIGINAL Slipcase (box). The Slipcase is intact but with some wear - rubbing to the extremities and a crease line to the top and side. Each book is VG and measures 64mo - over 2 3/4" - 3 3/4" (9.5 cm x 6.5 cm) and the Slipcase is 7 cm x 10.3 cm x 4 cm. The books' bindings are salmon pink col'd cloth covered boards with dark line drawings of acorns and oak leaves on the front boards, and titled in dark burgundy (? Brown) to the spine. ... View more info