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301 Over Sea, Under Stone
Cooper, Susan ; with a new preface by the author ; illustrated by Laura Carlin The Folio Society London 2011 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Carlin, Laura 
Hardback with slipcase - both the book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition - this copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap and is as new. Printing /edition not known as this copy is still in shrinkwrap. Quarter bound in buckram, with Modigliani paper sides printed with a design by Laura Carlin. 307722 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
316 Boy's Own Companion No. 4
Cox, Jack (edited by) Lutterworth Press London 1962 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. A collection of non-fiction articles and stories as well. Original green boards. Binding firm. No names or inscriptions. Pages have some scattered foxing, most significant to last few pages and to outer closed textblock page edges. 192pp. The dust jacket has some tears to the edges and some chips with minor loss to the top edge. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306865 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
302 Over Sea, Under Stone
Cooper, Susan ; with a new preface by the author ; illustrated by Laura Carlin The Folio Society London 2011 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Carlin, Laura 
Hardback with slipcase - both the book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition - this copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap and is as new. Printing /edition not known as this copy is still in shrinkwrap. Quarter bound in buckram, with Modigliani paper sides printed with a design by Laura Carlin. 307720 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
317 The Castle Corona
Creech, Sharon Bloomsbury London 2007 0747588546 / 9780747588542 First Edition Hard Cover New New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New. Hardback. RRP. 12.99. First impression UK edition. 304pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 052903 
Price: 8.99 GBP

 
 
303 Nicholas and the Dragon
Cooper-Willis, Euan ; illustrated by Faith Jaques Blackie London 1971 0216892031 / 9780216892033 Soft cover Fair Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
A short children's story about an evil dragon - not a cute and cuddly dragon story!. Slim stapled booklet with pictorial card covers. The covers are rubbed and creased, with a few marks. Hand written price inside the front cover of 10p. Some creasing and some light thumbing / handling marks to the pages. A small blue ink mark to the top edge of the back cover. 16 pages. 305289 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
318 The Great Unexpected
Creech, Sharon Andersen Press 2012 1849390924 / 9781849390927 First UK Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. First impression of this first UK edition. 222pp. In the little town of Blackbird Tree a series of curious events unfold when Naomi and Lizzie, two spirited orphan girls, meet the strangely charming new boy, Finn. Three locked trunks, the mysterious Dingle Dangle man, a pair of rooks, a crooked bridge, and that boy change their lives for ever. As the story alternates between their small town and across-the-ocean Ireland, two worlds are woven together, revealing that hearts can be mended and that there is indeed a gossamer thread that connects us all. 058063 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
304 Spy Dog: Brainwashed [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2010 014134427X / 9780141344270 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro just inside the front cover. New paperback, in excellent fine condition. 304925 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
319 The Ministry of Holda: Leaves from God's Story Book in Nature
Cresswell, Clarice M. A. R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd. London 1915 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Taylor, W. J. (illustrated by) 
Original decorative cloth. Titles to the spine are dulled. Board edges rubbed. There are some black marks to the front board. Previous owner's name in pen on the front endpaper and imprints from other erased names. Heavy foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and first and last few pages. Other pages are darkened / tanned. With 8 colour plates by W. J. Taylor. pp. viii, 147. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 021875 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
305 Spy Dog: Teacher's Pet [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2010 014133620X / 9780141336206 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro on the dedication page. New but not pristine - a tiny crease to the bottom corner of the back cover. 304924 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
320 The Return of the Psammead
Cresswell, Helen ; illustrated by John Holder BBC Books London 1992 0563363673 / 9780563363675 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
The sequel to E. Nesbit's clasic book, Five Children and It. Original brown boards. Lightly bruised spine ends. There are some foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edge and just a couple of spots to the other edges. Otherwise in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. Binding firm. 240pp. A flattened crease to the rear flap of the dust jacket. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 305662 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
306 Spy Dog: Unleashed! [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2007 0141321237 / 9780141321233 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. In excellent, fine condition. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro on the dedication page. 304926 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
321 Memorial
Crew, Gary ; Tan, Shaun Lothian Books South Melbourne 2003 0734405456 / 9780734405456 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Reprint. Soft back picture book. Slim unpaginated book. In very good, clean and tight condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. When the soldiers return in 1918, a memorial tree is planted... Lest we forget. But generations later, what do those who pause in the shadow's of the tree's immense branches remember? A message we should never forget. By internationally acclaimed children's choice author, Gary Crew, and multi-award-winning illustrator Shaun Tan. 306703 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
307 Spy Pups: Circus Act [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2010 0141345489 / 9780141345482 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro on the dedication page. New but not pristine - there is a small dent and crease to the bottom edge of the back cover and a small rub at the top of the spine. 304943 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
322 The Viewer
Crew, Gary ; Tan, Shaun Lothian Books South Melbourne 2003 0734406010 / 9780734406019 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Reprint. Soft back picture book. Unpaginated. In very good, clean and tight, condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Inside, the box was crammed with treasures, each more intriguing than the last... his eyes glistened with delight at the promise these wonders held. A fantastic vision through the lens of history's ultimate Viewmaster, from Gary Crew, one of the most innovative writers in children's literature today, with spectacular illustrations and design by multi-award-winning artist Shaun Tan. 306704 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
308 Spy Pups: Survival Camp [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2012 0141345500 / 9780141345505 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro just inside the front cover. New but not pristine - there is a small flattened crease to the top corner of the title page. 304944 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
323 Just William [Slipcase Gift Edition]
Crompton, Richmal Macmillan Children's Books 2013 0230770746 / 9780230770744 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Just William makes his mark in this gorgeous gift collection of classic stories. Whether it's trying to arrange a marriage for his sister or taking a job as a bootboy as step one in his grand plan to run away, William manages to cause chaos wherever he goes. It features a charming introduction by one of William's famous fans, the wonderful comic writer Sue Townsend. New shrinkwrapped hardback in a slipcase. 288 pages. 306014 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
309 Spy Pups: Treasure Quest [SIGNED COPY]
Cope, Andrew Puffin Books 2009 0141326034 / 9780141326030 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. Signed by the author at an event we held locally. Signed in biro on the dedication page. New but not pristine - there is a small bump to the bottom corner of the front cover. 304945 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
324 Just William's Luck
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited Strand, London 1950 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Henry, Thomas 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original red boards. A forwards lean to the spine. Lightly bruised spine ends and a few minor rubs to edges. Boards clean. Second edition; was first published in 1948. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and some light foxing to pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 256. 307804 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
310 The Song of Pentecost
Corbett, W. J. ; illustrated by Martin Ursell Methuen Children's Books Ltd London 1982 041624730x / 9780416247305 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First reprint. Original brown boards. A forwards lean to the spine. In very good condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. 216pp. 305619 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
325 More William
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited London 1955 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
37th impression. Red boards. Previous owner's brief name and address stamp on the f.e.p. Pages tanned. Contents clean. Binding firm. The dust jacket is edgeworn - with rubs, chips, tears and creases; small loss at corners and spine ends. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 252pp. 302674 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
311 Monster Blood Tattoo : Foundling (Book One)
Cornish, D. M. David Fickling Books 2007 038561148X / 9780385611480 Hardcover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New Hardback. RRP. 8.99. Rossamund has always dreamed of a career in the Navy, fighting tentacled monsters and rescuing damsels from hook-handed pirates. But fate has chosen him for a different path. He is being sent to train as a Lamplighter - to bring light to the inland roads of the Half-Continent, to shine the way for travellers through lands peopled by outcasts, monsters and worse. 301075 
Price: 8.99 GBP

 
326 Still - William
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited London 1957 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
27th impression. 1st published 1925. Red boards. Previous owner's brief name and address stamp on the f.e.p. Pages browned. 252pp. Dust jacket has a darkened spine, greyed back cover and edgewear - rubs, chips and nicks. Remnants of two old small sellotape repairs to the DJ. Not price clipped [7/6 net cheap edition]. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 302672 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
312 Davey's Kingdom
Cornish, F. L. Victory Press Eastbourne 1976 0854762558 / 9780854762552 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
VG+ clean tight hardback and DJ. There is a prize presentation bookplate on the half-title page (partially removed) and the spine of the dust jacket is slightly faded. Otherwise near fine. Not price clipped - original price of 80p on front flap. 'Willow' series No. 1. 87pp. Children's story. 101194 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
327 William - The Bad
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes, Limited London 1932 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original red boards. Boards are in fair to good condition; contents good. The boards are dull, generally darkened overall, but faded at the spine and they are rubbed at the edges, with a small stain to the front board. Bumps to the corners. The binding is quite firm. Foxing to endpapers, pastedowns and to outer closed textblock page edges. A few minor grubby handling marks to pages. First published in 1930; this is the 4th impression (October 1932). pp. 256. A forwards lean to the spine. 106061 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
313 Tasseltip Buys a Present (Ladybird Book, Series 497)
Cotton, Sarah ; illustrations by Ernest A. Aris and Roy Smith (based on the original characters created by Dorothy Richards) Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1975 0721404189 / 9780721404189 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial cover. ISBN and 24p net printed on the back cover. Inside, the pages are in nice, clean and tight condition. No handling wear. No names or inscriptions. Pages clean and free from creases. There is a faint impression from an old pencilled price on the front endpaper. Pictorial endpapers. 51pp. 103508 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
328 William - The Conqueror
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited 1961 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Henry, Thomas 
Hardback with dust jacket. 27th impression. Publisher's original red boards, very slightly faded at the base of the spine. The binding is firm and pages clean but pages have significantly browned (due to poor paper quality). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 252. The dust jacket has light rubs, a few short tears and some light creasing to the edges. Front flap price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 307843 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
314 Tasseltip Saves the Day (Ladybird Book, Series 497)
Cotton, Sarah ; illustrations by Ernest A. Aris and Roy Smith (based on the original characters created by Dorothy Richards) Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1975 0721404197 / 9780721404196 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial covers. Base of spine bumped. ISBN and 30p net printed on the back cover. Inside, the pages are in nice, clean and tight condition. No handling wear. No names or inscriptions. Pages clean and free from creases. There is a faint impression from an old pencilled price on the front endpaper. Pictorial endpapers. 51pp. 103507 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
329 William - The Gangster
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited London 1959 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Henry, Thomas 
Hardback with dust jacket. 19th impression; it was first published in 1934. Publisher's original red boards. In good, clean, condition but the pages are significantly browned (due to poor paper quality) and there is a gift inscription written neatly in biro on the front pastedown. Binding firm. pp. 252. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges, with small chips at the head and tail of the spine. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 307845 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
315 I'm The Best
Cousins, Lucy Walker Books 2010 1406329657 / 9781406329650 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New. Children's picture book. 303837 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
330 William - The Good
Crompton, Richmal ; illustrated by Thomas Henry George Newnes Limited London 1953 Hardcover Good Poor Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
21st impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards, with red titles. No names or inscriptions. The binding is firm but pages are tanned, with some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and occasional spot to page margins. The dust jacket is greyed, torn (with a previous owner's repair to the underside, and rubbed and chipped to all edges, with biopredation to edges. It presents ok in a clear archival loose dust jacket cover. Front flap not price clipped. 252pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306465 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
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