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1 The Whisperer
Butterworth, Nick HarperCollins Children's Books 2004 0007120176 / 9780007120178 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback. Glazed pictorial boards. No dust jacket, as issued by the publisher in excellent condition. Appears barely read / unread. Unmarked. A lovely copy of a sweet picture book about peace and reconciliation, featuring a kitten called Tiger. First printing. 103326 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
10 Poezen in het Zonnetje
Ivory, Lesley Anne ; translated from the English by G. M. Valster Uitgeverij van Reemst Amsterdam 1991 9035905547 / 9789035905542 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pictorial laminated boards. In excellent condition - clean, tight and unmarked. Dutch edition of Cats in the Sun. Unpaginated. Slim picture book with Lesley Anne Ivory's delightful illustrations. 22 x 27cm. 104634 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
2 I Had a Dog and a Cat
Capek, Karel ; pictures drawn by Josef and Karel Capek ; translated by M. & R. Weatherall George Allen & Unwin Ltd London 1940 First UK Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Green cloth - a small mark on the front board; board edges and spine are faded. There is a lovely gift inscription written on the front endpaper: 'Two Czechoslovak soldiers to their English hosts! Somewhere in England, 1941'. Pages in VG clean condition. Lacks dust jacket. 160pp. 102189 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
11 Sommerkatzen
Ivory, Lesley Anne ; translated from the English by Katharina Kuhl Carlsen Hamburg 1991 3551550611 / 9783551550613 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pictorial laminated boards. In excellent condition - clean, tight and unmarked. German edition of Cats in the Sun. Unpaginated. Slim picture book with Lesley Anne Ivory's delightful illustrations. 22 x 27cm. 104631 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
3 A Celebration of Cats
Caras, Roger A. Robson Books Ltd London 1989 0860515915 / 9780860515913 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Some foxing to the very edges of the dust jacket flaps. Otherwise in very good clean condition throughout. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket price clipped - now supplied in a loose protective film sleeve. 238pp. 301678 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
12 Sommerkatzen
Ivory, Lesley Anne ; translated from the English by Katharina Kuhl Carlsen Hamburg 1991 3551550611 / 9783551550613 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pictorial laminated boards. In excellent condition - clean, tight and unmarked. German edition of Cats in the Sun. Unpaginated. Slim picture book with Lesley Anne Ivory's delightful illustrations. 22 x 27cm. 104632 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Art of Drawing Pets: Dogs, Cats, Horses and Other Animals
Civardi, Giovanni Search Press 2013 1844487849 / 9781844487844 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New. Soft cover. RRP. 8.99. 64pp. 303874 
Price: 8.09 GBP

 
13 Lions and Tigers (A Ladybird Leader, Series 737)
Leigh-Pemberton, John (written and illustrated by) Ladybird Books Ltd [c. 1979] Loughborough 1979 0721403719 / 9780721403717 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. In very good, clean condition. First published in 1974; this copy is a c. 1979 reprint. Printed ISBN and price of 40p net on the back cover. No barcode. List of titles in the series on the back cover - the last one listed is Bears and Pandas. Clean, tight and unmarked. A few very light rubs to the spine. Appears barely read. Previous owner's name written at the top edge of the front endpaper. No other marks. No handling creases to the pages. 52pp. 305281 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
5 The House Cat
Cooper, Helen (written and illustrated by) Scholastic Children's Books 1993 059054117x / 9780590541176 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7> - 9>" tall 
Book and dust jacket both very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Unpaginated. Children's picture book. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective archival quality clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and which protects the jacket against wear). 103225 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
14 The Story of Dick Whittington and his Cat, A Ladybird Book (Ladybird Book, Series 413)
Levy, Muriel ; with illustrations by Evelyn Bowmar Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1949 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
First published in 1949; this copy is a later printing from c. 1960. Beige / buff boards with green line illustration on the front board. The boards are lightly bruised at the spine ends only. Pictorial endpapers with cats and bells pattern. A very small patch of light foxing to the front endpaper. No names or inscriptions. Printing edition not stated on this copy. The binding is firm and the pages are clean. No handling creases to the pages. Small pink mark to the front cover of the dust jacket, next to the spine. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges and to the surface of the back cover, with short nicks and minor creasing to the edges. Dust jacket price clipped. Tally of over 100 available Ladybird titles mentioned on the rear dust jacket flap. The last title listed on the rear dust jacket flap is Red Riding Hood with Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Unpaginated. 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 protects the jacket against wear. A collector's Ladybird rather than one for today's children, as some subject matter, such as the way slavery is depicted, is not suitable. 104951 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
6 Especially Cats: Louis Wain's Humorous Postcards
Delulio, Cynthia Christopher ; Ross, Elsa Speedby C. C. Delulio and E. S. Ross Houston, Texas 1985 First Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This is a well-used copy of this essential collector's reference guide to Louis Wain's postcards. There is a reading crease to the spine, rubs to the cover edges, a short split at the base of the spine, some mild creasing. The half-title page is loose and a couple of preliminary pages and contents pages are coming away from the binding - perfect-bound paperback and some of the initial pages are loosening from the glued spine. Small piece of paper pasted over a previous owner's name and phone number on the half-title page. There are a number of pencil ticks and notes written in pencil throughout the book. Some notes written in pencil inside the back cover. Illustrated throughout with black and white pictures. This is still a good usable reading / reference copy of this extremely scarce collector's guide. 315pp. 303819 
Price: 100.00 GBP

 
15 Samuel
Maidment, Sue ; introduced by Spike Milligan M & J Hobbs in association with Michael Joseph 1975 071811342x / 9780718113421 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. There is a tear of approx one inch in the dust jacket at the spine edge of the back cover. The dust jacket is also slightly faded at the spine. In otherwise very good, clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. A delightful story, beautifully illustrated. Sue Maidment was just 14 when she wrote and illustrated this delightful story. pp. 48. 308331 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
7 Mischief and Delight, An Illustrated Anthology of Kittens
Haddon, Celia ; McAree, Jess Headline Book Publishing 1993 0747208611 / 9780747208617 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. Not price clipped. 88pp. 20cm. 300981 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
16 The Truth About Cats
Snow, Alan HarperCollins Publishers 1995 0001980637 / 9780001980631 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Very good lightly used condition. There are just small handling marks to a couple of pages. No writing. No names or inscriptions. 29pp. Large picture book. 103034 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Cats of Shambala
Hedren, Tippi ; with Theodore Taylor ; photographs by Bill Dow Century Publishing 1986 0712610812 / 9780712610810 First UK Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards. Clean, firm, unmarked. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. 287pp. 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 protects the jacket against wear. 104795 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
17 The Witness
Westall, Robert ; illustrated by Sophy Williams Macmillan Children's Books London 1994 033360069x / 9780333600696 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Laminated pictorial boards, with matching dust jacket. The book is in excellent, clean and tight, near fine condition. The dust jacket is very good but has some creasing. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. Slim unpaginated illustrated children's picture book. In Egypt, the golden she-cat was a goddess. As she lay basking in the sun on the temple terrace, people came to watch and worship. But her fortunes have changed. Snatched by a bearded stranger in an alleyway, she is stolen away and forced to catch rats to survive. Until, heavy with kitten and desperately seeking shelter and safety, she comes upon a stable and there witnesses the miraculous birth of the Christ Child and brings her own small family into the world. 306410 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
9 Aurinkokissat
Ivory, Lesley Anne ; translated from the English by Eeva Heikkinen Werner Soderstrom Osakeyhtio Finland 1991 9510167460 / 9789510167465 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pictorial laminated boards. In excellent condition - clean, tight and unmarked. Finnish edition of Cats in the Sun. Unpaginated. Slim picture book with Lesley Anne Ivory's delightful illustrations. 22 x 27cm. 104633 
Price: 7.00 GBP

     



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