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1 Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
Aldrin, Buzz ; with Marianne J. Dyson National Geographic Kids 2015 1426322062 / 9781426322068 First Edition Hardcover New New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback, with dust jacket - excellent fine condition. RRP. 11.99. 96pp. What will your new home be like? How will you get there? What will you eat for breakfast on the Red Planet? These are very important questions for humanity's future - yes, even breakfast. Join Buzz Aldrin on a journey to build a permanent home on Mars. 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. 305023 
Price: 11.99 GBP

 
16 New World Explorers
Rich, Louise Dickinson ; with pictures by Cary Franklin Watts London 1960 0851661874 / 9780851661872 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cary 
79pp. Some foxing to the title and contents pages and lightly to a few other pages. No names or inscriptions. Illustrated with black and white line drawings. A nice book for children, guideline age of older primary plus I would say. The spine of the dust jacket has faded. Not price clipped. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 022833 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
2 My A.B.C. Picture Book of Birds
Barr, Margaret (verses) ; illustrated by J. B. Long Dean & Son Ltd London 1962 Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Pictorial boards. Slim volume. Unpaginated. Sewn binding is slightly loosened at the bottom edge; holds firm. Previous owner's name written neatly at the top of the title page. Light foxing. Slight rubs to spine ends. Overall clean condition. 25cm. 101677 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
17 H2O
Rossotti, Hazel Oxford University Press 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Pugh, Margaret 
1st edition. A tidy copy. No names or inscriptions. An introduction to physics and chemistry for the young scientist. Unclipped dust jacket. 95pp. 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. 300357 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Man Who Stopped to Help
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by Elsie Walker Lutterworth Press London 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Brown cloth boards. There is some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. The book is otherwise in nice clean condition. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has some rubs and small chips to the edges. Not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against further wear. 62pp. 304132 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
18 Labour, Mart and Money: An Economic and Industrial History of England
Saunders, H. W. W. & A. K. Johnston, Limited Edinburgh and London 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
School history textbook 1940. Original cloth. The boards are partially faded and have some foxing spots. No previous owner's names or inscriptions inside. Binding firm and pages clean, excepting some light occasional foxing spots. 226pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 304971 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
4 Nature Tales [The Silver Torch Series, No. 15]
Crossland, John R. ; illustrated by Marjorie Anderson Collins Clear-Type Press 1958 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
9th impression, 1958. Green cloth binding - a few small marks, corners and spine ends lightly bumped, spine faded. Small pocket-sized book. Some black and white pictures in the text. Some foxing to endpapers, but text pages are clean. 96p. 101142 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
19 Country Scrap-Book for Boys and Girls
Saville, Malcolm Gramol Publications, Ltd London and Chesham 1945 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. Lightly bumped at the edges. Previous owner's name and date on the reverse of the front endpaper. First published in 1944, this is the second (enlarged) edition of 1945. Foxing to outer closed textblock page edges. The dust jacket is generally greyed / lightly marked and has some tears and some loss at the spine ends and corners. DJ unclipped. 144pp. 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. 304346 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
5 The Radium Woman: A Youth Edition of the Life of Madame Curie
Doorly, Eleanor ; and woodcuts by Robert Gibbings William Heinemann Ltd London 1946 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Reprint; first published in 1939. Publisher's original blue boards, faded at the spine. Previous owner's signature on the front pastedown. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Binding firm and sounds. In good, clean condition. 181pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 304672 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
20 Looking into the Middle Ages, A Pop-Up Book
Scarry, Huck Hodder and Stoughton 1984 034036095x / 9780340360958 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Pop up book in excellent condition. All pop-ups are in near new condition. Glazed pictorial boards. There's some light foxing to some of the pages but due to the thickness of the card and the colour of the pages it is barely noticeable. The great heritage of the Middle Ages literally leaps of the pages of this colourful book. 103093 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
 
6 A Child's Book of Dogs (Florin Colour Books No. 2)
Henderson, Luis M. Publicity Products Ltd | Florin Colour Books [1952] London 1952 Hardcover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Date of publication not stated, but c. 1952 [ref. British Lib.]. Laminated pictorial boards. Some noticeable foxing to first and last few pages, endpapers, title page. Contents otherwise clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Unpaginated. Slim volume. 26cm. 301248 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
21 Peter the Great
Stanley, Diane Four Winds Press 1986 0027867900 / 9780027867909 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
The story of Peter the Great as a short illustrated book; ideal for children. Some very light edgewear but overall both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. 32pp. 303656 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
7 Astonishing Undersea Creatures (A Nature Pop-up Book)
Hoy, Ken ; Bowring, Isabel Brown Wells and Jacobs Ltd London 1994 1873829574 / 9781873829578 Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Children's pop-up book in really good, clean condition. Pop-ups all in very good condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 303797 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
22 A Brave Boy. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. No. R1).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 7th edition. 301851 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Enchanted Dolls' House
Johnson, Robyn The Five Mile Press 2005 1741247179 / 9781741247176 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
There are two very short nicks in the spine. Otherwise excellent, near fine condition. With flocked boards, card pages, flaps, fold-outs and partial pop-out pages. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103275 
Price: 21.00 GBP

 
23 Brave and True. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R28).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition inside, but the front cover has been coloured in with colouring pencil / crayon. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 4th edition. 301850 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
9 Livingstone The Pathfinder
Matthews, Basil ; with 16 illustrations by Ernest Prater Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press 1917 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Publisher's original beige cloth, with pictorial onlay on the front board, black titles. Previous owner's names and date written neatly on the f.e.p. Pages are tanned / browned. Fronis. illus. with tissue guard. Some very light occasional foxing. A bit of wrinkling to the cloth of the rear board. Boards grayed. Overall, near VG. 223pp. 19cm. 301199 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
24 In Freedom's Cause. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R31)
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. 32pp. An early reader for children, with large print, straightforward language and line illustrations. In VG clean condition. Unmarked. 4th edition. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 301843 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
10 Turning Points in the Making of Australia
Page, Michael Rigby 1980 0727013394 / 9780727013392 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Ingpen, Robert 
Light wear. The dustjacket and pages are lightly tanned. 200222 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
25 In the Time of Alfred. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R22).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 301846 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Story Book of Oil
Petersham, Maud & Petersham, Miska J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. London 1937 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Dust jacket , title page and foredges foxed. Gift inscription written on the front endpaper. The DJ is lightly rubbed at the edges, chipped at either end of the spine and has a couple of closed tears at the spine. The DJ is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 21cm. Unpaginated. Slim book. 042637 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
26 The Snow-Storm. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. No. R3).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 7th edition. 301852 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Story Book of Ships
Petersham, Maud & Petersham, Miska J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. London 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Endpapers and foredges foxed. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges with small chips either end of the spine, not price clipped and is now supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Unpaginated. Slim book. 21cm. 042635 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
27 Thought for Others. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R24).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 7th edition. 301847 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Story Book of Transportation
Petersham, Maud & Petersham, Miska (written and illustrated by) J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. London 1937 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - 8.25" Tall 
The Story Books of Things We Use series for children. Dust jacket and book foredges foxed. Gift inscription written on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is worn at the edges, and has a couple of closed tears - one quite long to the front cover. The DJ is now supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Unpaginated. Slim book. Beautifully illustrated - appealing pictures. 21cm. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 042636 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
28 True As Steel. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R34).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. 3rd edition. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 301845 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
14 Nature Awake and Asleep (Looking at Nature Book 1)
Proctor, Elsie A & C Black Ltd London 1962 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
2nd edition. School prize bookplate on the front pastedown. Sewn binding. Pictorial cloth. The dust jacket has some tears, rubs and chips, with small loss. 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). 64pp. 301972 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
29 Two Heroes. (The A.L. Series. Real Stories. Series II, Simple Stories From British History. No. R33).
Tapsell, Florence A. E. J. Arnold & Son Ltd, Educational Publishers Leeds and Glasgow Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not known. Children's early reader, with large print, clear language and line illustrations. 32pp. In VG clean condition throughout. Unmarked. 4th edition. Slim stapled booklet, rusted staples. 301844 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
15 And That's Why...
Reed, F. C. Maxwell; edited by F. C. Brown ; with illustrations by Karl Moseley Harcourt, Brace and Company New York 1933 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
2nd printing. INSCRIBED on the half-title page, 'Cousin James from Max' and then again inscribed in full to [cousin's name], signed W. Maxwell Reed. Foredges untrimmed. Orange cloth; very slightly discoloured at the spine ends. The dust jacket is faded at the spine and rubbed, chipped and nicked at the edges. 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). 104pp. "And That's Why tells why there are clouds in the sky and where the frost on the window comes from. It describes all the thrilling happenings which go on when we have a thunder-storm'... 301897 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
30 My Second Book of Word Families
Taverner, Nixie Philograph Publications Limited London 1971 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
6th impression. Stapled booklet format. Class 2 is written just inside the front cover. Otherwise a nice, clean and tight copy. No names, inscriptions or other writing to the pages. The book has been designed as a systematic means of presenting sound combinations within an everyday textual framework. The author believes that many teachers will find the method of classifying words by family groups of great practical value in planning and extending their own schemes. Slim. Unpaginated. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305228 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
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