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1 Chambers's Twentieth Century Readers, Book II, with coloured illustrations
W. R. Chambers, Limited [c.1901-1906] London Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Date of publication not stated but c. 1901-1906. Original green cloth with printed black design. Light rubs to spine ends and corners. Previous owner's name in pencil at the top edge of the title page. Some pencil and pen marks in the text (not extensive). 144pp. Binding quite firm. A good copy. 032917 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
15 Snow White Children's Album - A Simple Arrangement of Songs from the Film (Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
Morey, Larry (words by) ; Churchill, Frank (music by) Chappell & Co. Ltd [c. 1937] 1937 Soft cover Good Sheet music 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Slim stapled booklet of music, with delightful two-tone illustrations from the film. Publication date not stated but copyright date for the music is 1937 - this is a 1930s or 1940s printing certainly. Rubs to the spine ends. Previous seller's stamp at the bottom edge of the front cover and foxing to the covers and last page. Occasional foxing spots to other pages. Light pencil fingering notations and a blue pencil tick at the bottom of each page of music. A delightful piece of Disney ephemera and a wonderful way for early grades to learn to play the songs. 307383 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
2 A Ladybird Book - Vehicles: A Vintage Gift Edition
Ayton, Robert; Berry, John; Carey, David; et al. (illustrated by) Ladybird Books | Penguin London 2017 0241301149 / 9780241301142 First Thus Hardcover New New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback with dust jacket, in excellent fine condition. First impression. Help young children learn the names of all the key things that go with this beautiful gift book, featuring iconic original Ladybird artwork from the 1950s and 60s and in the classic Ladybird format with one clear word on the left page, and image on the right. Taken from favourite vintage Ladybird books such as The Story of Flight, Underwater Exploration and Merchant Ships, each of the stunningly detailed 26 pictures will delight adults and children alike. Vehicles featured include car, train, aeroplane, ship, submarine, rocket and lorry. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. 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. 306771 
Price: 11.69 GBP

 
16 Out in the Sun (The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 5b)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by Frank Hampson Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1965 0721400175 / 9780721400174 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A later printing from c. 1971-3. There are light rubs to the spine edges and corners, bumps to the spine ends and two small bumps to the bottom edges of the boards. The boards are otherwise bright and clean. Plain red rear board, with Ladybird key logo in the centre, printed 9-digit ISBN number and price of 15p at the bottom edge. The binding is firm and pages are bright and clean. No handling creases to pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 52pp. 306746 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
3 Painting with Pastels: Learn how to create beautiful paintings [Step-by-step Leisure Arts No. 4]
Coombs, Peter Search Press London 2010 0855328991 / 9780855328993 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 6.99. Peter Coombs show hos to paint beautiful vibrant pictures using over 75 step-by-step photographs and a variety of inspirational paintings. Learn how to blend and merge colours, how to create beautiful skies, landscapes and waterscapes and how to capture light, shade and atmosphere. 48pp. 304207 
Price: 6.29 GBP

 
17 Happy Holiday (Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 7a)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by J. H. Wingfield Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1964 0721405533 / 9780721405537 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Later printing, c. 1980. Matt blue covers with picture in a square on the front cover. ISBN and printed price of 50p on the back cove. No barcode. In excellent, barely used, unmarked condition. There are slight bumps to the spine ends and minor rubs to the spine and corners. 53pp. 102671 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
4 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

 
18 Things We Do (The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 4a)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by J. H. Wingfield Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1964 0721400043 / 9780721400044 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A later printing from c. 1974-5. Lightly rubbed spine edges, ends and corners. Plain blue rear board with Ladybird key logo in the centre and printed 10-digit ISBN and price of 24p towards the bottom edge. There is a small mark near the key logo. The binding is tight and pages are nice and clean and free from handling creases. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 52pp. 306751 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
5 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

 
19 Have a Go (The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 2b)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by Martin Aitchison Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1964 0721400140 / 9780721400143 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A later printing from c. 1973-75. Some light rubs to the spine ends and corners. Plain red rear board with Ladybird key logo in the centre and 10-digit ISBN number and price of 18p at the bottom edge. Clean and bright inside. No previous owner's name, inscriptions or other marks. 52pp. 306855 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
6 The Knitter's Bible
Crompton, Claire David and Charles Newton Abbot, Devon 2011 0715317997 / 9780715317990 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 14.99. The Knitter's Bible Learn how to knit with this essential handbook for creative knitters, from bestselling author Claire Crompton. Whether you're an experienced knitter or a complete beginner The Knitter's Bible contains everything you need to know about knitting. With full easy-to-follow instructions for all of the knitting basics, from knit and purl stitch to casting on and binding (casting) off, as well as more advanced techniques, such as Fair Isle knitting, cables and lace knitting, and circular knitting. 160pp. 304214 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
20 Reading with Sounds (The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 6c)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by Martin Aitchison Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1965 0721400302 / 9780721400303 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A later printing from c. 1975-1978. There are a few light rubs to spine edges and corners. A couple of small marks to the front board. Plain green rear board, with Ladybird key logo in the middle, printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 24p at the bottom edge. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is nice and firm and pages clean, except the blanks on one page, p. 24, have been filled in with pencil. 52pp. 306745 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
7 Kingsway English: Junior Series, Book 4
Gagg, J. C. ; with drawings by Drake Brookshaw Evans Brothers [c.1953] London 1953 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Limp pictorial covers. No spine titles. Publication date not stated but is c. 1953. Some foxing to prelims and to outer textblock page edges. No names or inscriptions. No writing inside. 96pp. 047737 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
21 Reading with Sounds (The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 6c)
Murray, W. ; with illustrations by Martin Aitchison Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1965 0721400302 / 9780721400303 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A later printing from c. 1975-1978. There is a tiny yellow mark to the rear board and the spine ends are very slightly bruised. Otherwise excellent condition. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 40p at the bottom edge of the back cover; other Key Words titles listed on the back cover. There is a previous owner's school name and address stamp at the top edge of the title page but the book appears barely read / unused. The binding is nice and firm and pages clean. 52pp. 307705 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Elves and the Shoemaker (A Read it Yourself Ladybird Book, Reading Level 2 - Series 777)
Hunia, Fran ; illustrated by John Dyke Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1978 0721404839 / 9780721404837 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. A later printing. Matt pictorial boards. Printed ISBN and price of 70p on the back cover. Light bumps and rubs to spine ends. In nice clean condition. No names or inscriptions. No handling creases to pages. 51pp. 103618 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
22 Some Other War [Signed copy]
Newbery, Linda Catnip Books 2014 1846471869 / 9781846471865 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
New paperback. Signed by the author on the title page. RRP 6.99. pp. 320. As servants at the Morland family mansion before the summer of 1914, twins Jack and Alice knew their place. When the war came, they knew their duty. As Jack fights on the front line and Alice tends to the wounded, they learn the truth. But what they cannot know is what the future holds - and who will be there to see it. Powerful historical fiction for teens / young adults. 307271 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
 
9 Landscapes in Acrylics: Learn how to create beautiful paintings [Step-by-step Leisure Arts No. 32]
Hyde, David Search Press London 2008 1844480232 / 9781844480234 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 6.99. An invaluable series for all those wanting to learn the secrets of successful painting and drawing. Each book contains many step-by-step photographs and inspirational pictures which clearly explain the different media and techniques. Whatever your skill level, whether you are a beginner or a more experienced artist, you will be able to develop your own original style with these easy-to-follow books. 48pp. 304205 
Price: 6.29 GBP

 
23 Some Other War [Signed copy]
Newbery, Linda Catnip Books 2014 1846471869 / 9781846471865 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
New paperback. Signed by the author on the title page. RRP 6.99. pp. 320. As servants at the Morland family mansion before the summer of 1914, twins Jack and Alice knew their place. When the war came, they knew their duty. As Jack fights on the front line and Alice tends to the wounded, they learn the truth. But what they cannot know is what the future holds - and who will be there to see it. Powerful historical fiction for teens / young adults. 307270 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
 
10 Pen and Wash: Learn how to create beautiful paintings [Step-by-step Leisure Arts No. 22]
Jennings, Robert Search Press London 2007 0855329661 / 9780855329662 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 6.99. The methods of merging soft luminous washes with the crisp, definite markings of penwork, are made easy with this book. Each stage of the painting process is illustrated using step-by-step photographs and beautiful finished paintings. Merging and blending washes of colour with fluid, definite linework enhances and strengthens a watercolour painting - whether you paint within the outline, or just suggest form in a rugged landscape. Bob Jennings illustrates the techniques with energy and enthusiasm - showing how to create a scene, define detail and add texture. Practical step-by-step demonstrations illustrate how to build up a painting, and inspirational paintings show how the techniques can be adapted to create new pictures. 48pp. 304206 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
24 Tilly's Promise [Signed copy]
Newbery, Linda Barrington Stoke 2014 1781122938 / 9781781122938 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
New paperback. Signed by the author on the title page. RRP 6.99. pp. 87. A beautiful and timeless story about the uncertainty and destruction caused by war. Tilly is a young nurse doing her best to help in the war effort. When she hears her brother Georgie must go to the front line in France she is devastated. Georgie isn't like other people - he has learning difficulties and doesn't understand what the war means. Tilly asks her sweetheart Harry to keep Georgie safe. But they soon learn that the nature of war makes any promise hard to keep - A short novel particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 12+. 307272 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
 
11 My Wicked Stepmother
Leach, Norman ; illustrated by Browne, Jane Julia MacRae Books 1992 1856811131 / 9781856811132 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket as published. Laminated pictorial boards. In excellent, clean condition. The binding is firm and pages clean. Very near fine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Slim and unpaginated. 'Tom is absolutely determined not to like his new stepmother, whatever she does, whatever she says... but Tom has quite a lot to learn about stepmothers.' 307713 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
25 Baby Jesus (A Ladybird Easy-Reading Book, Series 606A)
Rostron, Hilda I. (compiled by) ; with illustrations by Clive Uptton Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1961 0721400590 / 9780721400594 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial covers. ISBN and printed price of 24p on the back cover. Slight rubs to spine and corners. Slightly bumped corners. Inside there is a small grubby mark on page 4. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Lightly used; binding nice and tight. This is the 3rd of 5 titles listed in the list of titles on the back cover. 51pp. 103514 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
12 Aggie's Family Cookbook
MacKenzie, Aggie Pavilion Books 2011 1862059314 / 9781862059313 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
In excellent, fine, unused condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. RRP of 20.00 new. 256pp. Aggie helps you to learn how to plan a week's worth of dishes, from breakfast to lunch to dinner. She gives advice on recipes to choose for days when you're busy and days when you have more time; when the whole family will eat together, when they won't and when friends are likely to drop by. There are lots of tips for saving money too, such as cooking with leftovers, clever ways to bulk out a dinner for four so that it serves six and ideas for cooking delicious dishes with cheaper ingredients. 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. 305057 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
26 The Sledge (Reading with Rhythm Series, Set Five)
Taylor, Jenny ; Ingleby, Terry ; illustrated by Etienne Morel Longmans 1962 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Morel, Etienne 
Slim stapled binding. Card covers. Reprint. First published 1961. Colour illustrations. A couple of pale marks to the front cover, several pages have flattened creases to the top corners. Contents are otherwise clean. 018551 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
13 The Wish Fairy (Simple Reading Steps Goblins and Fairies, Step 9)
Mackenzie, Eila ; pictured / illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant The House of Grant Ltd London 1954 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Tarrant, Margaret 
Stapled booklet. Name written at the top edge of the front cover. Not a first edition. Stapled binding. Light rubs to the spine edge. Slight handling creases to the pages. pp.11. A very sweet story for young children with lovely Margaret Tarrant illustrations. Large type and colour illustrations. 304322 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
27 Welcome to the Museum
Taylor, Ruby Penguin Books 2017 0141387394 / 9780141387390 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New. Shrinkwrapped. RRP 12.99. Welcome to your very own Museum where everything on display is decided by you! Bring out the inner curator in you and set up your own collections, create your own objects to display and start your own exhibitions. Developed in partnership with the V & A Museum, create your very own exhibitions by using unique press-out pieces and over 100 stickers in this spectacular fold-out museum. You will also learn about the history of museums from all around the world. From dinosaur bones to mobile phones and everything else in between, there are a whole lot of wonderful things to see! The perfect gift for all young curious minds. 307041 
Price: 11.69 GBP

 
 
14 Perfect Match [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Moore, Jane W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2008 140741951X / 9781407419510 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large print edition. Softback in excellent near fine, like new condition. Appears unread. 438pp. Novel. Karin and Joe Eastman thought they had it all when they learn that their young son, Ben, has a terminal illness. The only cure is for them to have a 'designer baby' to provide him with a perfect match bone-marrow transplant. But in the process a devastating family secret is revealed that not only jeopardises the one hope of their son having a future, but also threatens to destroy their marriage. 303043 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
28 We Live and Learn
Tilsley, Frank Labour Book Service [1939] London 1939 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Date of publication not stated, but is 1939. Distinctive red and black boards. Some heavy foxing to textblock edges, endpapers, prelims etc. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket is worn, darkened, with some loss to the edges and corners. The DJ is now supplied in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way).256pp. 301458 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 



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