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1 One Day on our Blue Planet: in the Savannah
Bailey, Ella Flying Eye Books Great Eastern Street, London 2015 1909263567 / 9781909263567 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pictorial boards. No dust jacket, as published. First printing. New hardback. RRP. 11.99. Beautiful children's picture book about the lions and other animals of the african savannah. 304460 
Price: 10.19 GBP

 
16 Rip Van Winkle & The Flying Dutchman
Irving, Washington (Rip Van Winkle) ; The Flying Dutchman retold by A. M. Smyth Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press London 1949 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Chameleon Books, No. 3. Decorative paper-covered boards. Name written on the half-title page. The dust jacket is tanned, and is price clipped and faded at the spine - now protected inside a removable film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 64pp. 18.5cm. 047944 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
2 100 Bears
Bardos, Magali Flying Eye Books London 2013 190926315X / 9781909263154 First UK Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback. RRP. 12.99. Beautiful children's book for learning to count up to 100. With vibrant and engaging illustrations, this is one of our favourite counting books for children. 24.5cm. 304709 
Price: 12.99 GBP

 
17 The Boy Biggles
Johns, Capt. W. E. Dean & Son Ltd [c.1968] Ludgate Hill, London 1968 0603034012 / 9780603034015 Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second impression, c. 1968. Pale blue boards. Lightly bruised spine ends. Pages are tanned / browned and there is a previous owner's name and date written at the top edge of the front endpaper. The binding is firm. The dust jacket has a couple of light pen marks to the back cover; minor rubs and a few tiny chips to the edges. Front flap not price clipped - the front flap price section is printed 15 NP. pp. 182. 307875 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Flying Goat, and Other Stories
Blyton, Enid Pitkin [1951] London 1951 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. Pitkin Pleasure Books series. Publication date not stated but is 1951. Original brown boards, which are rubbed at the spine and edges. The front endpaper has been removed but the binding is quite firm. Two small light brown marks on the frontispiece illustration. No names or inscriptions. A good copy of this scarce Enid Blyton. pp. 80. 107060 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
18 Biggles Buries a Hatchet
Johns, Captain W. E. ; illustrated by Leslie Stead Brockhampton Press Leicester 1958 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Stead, Leslie 
Hardback. No dust jacket but with laminated pictorial boards. A variant first edition - it was also first published with blue or green boards and a separate dust jacket. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and to the margins of the first and last few pages; quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock foredge. Top edge tinted blue-green and this has faded / rubbed. The laminate is just lifting at the spine edges. Boards are lightly rubbed at the spine edges and spine ends. Last title listed on the back cover is Biggles in Mexico and the last title listed just inside the back cover is this one, Biggles Buries a Hatchet. pp. 184. 308533 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Adventures of the Wishing Chair
Blyton, Enid ; cover and interior illustrations by Joe Berger Egmont UK Limited London 2015 1405278633 / 9781405278638 First Thus Hardcover New New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback, with dust jacket - excellent, fine condition. RRP. 14.99. 173pp. A beautiful deluxe hardback edition of this children's classic. Can you imagine anything quite so exciting as being flown to fairytale lands and granted your every wish? Mollie and Peter can't quite believe their luck when they discover a magical flying chair that does just this! And so begins the most marvellous adventures full of giants, pixies, disappearing islands and many many more... 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. 305017 
Price: 13.49 GBP

 
19 Biggles Forms a Syndicate
Johns, Captain W. E. ; illustrated by Stead Hodder and Stoughton 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Stead 
Hardback. No dust jacket but with laminated pictorial boards. A variant first edition - it was also first published with red boards and a separate dust jacket. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The green/blue tinted top edge has faded / rubbed off at the outside edge end. A few foxing spots to outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 160. The last title listed on the back cover is Biggles and the Poor Rich Boy (numbered 58). This is numbered 59 on the spine. The laminate is just starting to life a little at one spine edge. The boards are ever so lightly rubbed at the spine ends. 308531 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
5 Clicky and the Flying Horse - an Enid Blyton Strip Book
Blyton, Enid ; with pictures by Molly Brett Brockhampton Press Soft cover Good Book 64mo - up to 3" tall 
Marks from the stapled binding have stained the red cloth spine strip. Some creasing to the covers. Small rubbed patch on the front cover, light grubby marks on the back cover. No names, inscriptions or any other marks inside. Pages clean, though darkened / tanned. Some creasing to the first couple of pages. 2.75 x 5.75 inches. Undated. 1st published in 1953. 102160 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
20 Sky High
Johns, W. E. Latimer House Limited London 1951 Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Completely revised and reset edition; this title was first published in 1936. Foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and preliminary pages; heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Very pale stain (water stain most likely) to the bottom corners and edge of the front and rear boards. Corresponding pale stain to the dust jacket (visible only to the underneath of the jacket and to the back cover). pp. 152. The dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and nicked at the edges, with some creasing, with a couple of c. 4 cm tears and a small piece of loss to the top edge of the front cover. Dust jacket 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 protects the jacket against wear. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107166 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
6 Wild Animals of the South
Braun, Dieter Flying Eye Books London 2017 1909263974 / 9781909263970 First UK Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 
Beautifully produced and illustrated book from Flying Eye. RRP. 20.00. Brand new. Excellent, fine condition. 140pp. Experience the diversity and beauty of our world's southern hemisphere with this gorgeous volume - from exquisitely colourful mandrills in the rainforests of Africa to majestic humpback whales in the Antarctic waters. Accompanied by witty factual descriptions, Dieter Braun's striking geometric style captures the spirit of each animal in its natural habitat. A HEAVY book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply 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. 306649 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
21 Steeley Flies Again
Johns, W. E. Latimer House Limited London 1951 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. Second impression of the revised and reset edition of 1951. Pale blue boards, with some marks and discolouration to the boards. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to endpapers, pastedowns, preliminary pages and to the outer closed textblock edges. Pages themselves are otherwise clean throughout. A good copy overall. pp. 152. 107165 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
7 Flying Dawn
Carter, Dorothy A. & C. Black Ltd Soho Square, London 1936 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original blue boards. There are some light marks to the boards, slight bubbling to the cloth at the spine edges. The binding is firm. Previous owner's bookplate on reverse of front endpaper. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and scattered foxing inside. A few minor thumbing / handling marks to pages. One of the plates / illustrations is coming loose. Two young women meet with adventure while flying their plane, holidaying in Europe, including in pre-war Nazi Germany. pp. 247. 309341 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
22 Danny
Le Bec, Yann & Gwendal Flying Eye Books London 2014 1909263427 / 9781909263420 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New. First edition. Illustrated children's picture book story. Not many people know of the perils of being a dentist. Even dentists themselves don't realise the danger they're in! Especially when a potbellied hippo called Danny, certain he has a lisp, pays a visit your way. 303825 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
8 Hug Me
Ciraolo, Simona Flying Eye Books 2014 1909263494 / 9781909263499 First Edition Hard Cover New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New hardback, in excellent fine condition. RRP 11.99. First edition. Ever feel like you need a hug, a really big hug from someone? That's how Felipe the young cactus feels, but his family just isn't the touchy-feely kind. Cacti can be quite prickly sometimes, you know... and so can Felipe. But he'll be darned if this one pointy issue will hold him back, so one day Felipe sets off on his own to find a friend and, just maybe, that long awaited hug. Slim unpaginated illustrated children's picture book. A lovely story. 058032 
Price: 10.79 GBP

 
23 Books! Books! Books!: Explore Inside the Greatest Library on Earth
Manning, Mick ; Granstrom, Brita Otter-Barry Books | Little Orchard 2017 1910959987 / 9781910959985 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback. Glazed pictorial boards. RRP 14.99. A handmade gospel hidden in a saint's coffin; a HUGE atlas that takes six people to lift it; a tiny prayer book carried by a queen to her execution; the original handwritten manuscript of Alice in Wonderland; books so rare and valuable they are kept in a bomb-proof store-room. The British Library is an amazing place! From man-eating monsters and brave knights to wicked witches, lost children, haunted moors, magical creatures and flying machines award-winning duo Mick and Brita bring to life the amazing and extraordinary history of the book through the treasures of the largest library in the world - the BRITISH LIBRARY. LET'S GO INSIDE! 48pp. 306645 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
 
9 With a Smile and a Wave: The Life of Captain Aidan Liddell VC MC
Daybell, Peter Pen and Sword Aviation 2005 1844151603 / 9781844151608 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent, clean, near fine condition. Binding is tight and firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 300. 308324 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
24 Books! Books! Books!: Explore Inside the Greatest Library on Earth
Manning, Mick ; Granstrom, Brita Otter-Barry Books | Little Orchard 2017 1910959987 / 9781910959985 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback. Glazed pictorial boards. RRP 14.99. A handmade gospel hidden in a saint's coffin; a HUGE atlas that takes six people to lift it; a tiny prayer book carried by a queen to her execution; the original handwritten manuscript of Alice in Wonderland; books so rare and valuable they are kept in a bomb-proof store-room. The British Library is an amazing place! From man-eating monsters and brave knights to wicked witches, lost children, haunted moors, magical creatures and flying machines award-winning duo Mick and Brita bring to life the amazing and extraordinary history of the book through the treasures of the largest library in the world - the BRITISH LIBRARY. LET'S GO INSIDE! 48pp. 306646 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
 
10 Flying Thrills - includes 3 W. E. Johns stories
Flight-Lieutenant - W. E. Johns, G. E. Rochester, Arch Whitehouse, A. S. Long, and Vigilant John Hamilton [n.d.] London Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Pictorial boards. No publication date. The Stanley Orton Bradshaw illustration to the front board has a date of 1935 and the illustration to the spine is dated 1936. The boards are heavily rubbed and marked, with some loss to the paper covering at the top of the spine and numerous pale brown stains to the rear board. Rubs and chips to the edges of the boards, exposing the board. Pages are significantly browned throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is firm. Some foxing to the pastedowns, some minor grubby marks to pages 12-13 and on the colour plate illustration opposite page 44 the plane has been traced around in pencil. pp. 248. 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. 307885 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
25 Prestwick's Pioneer: A Portrait of David F. McIntyre
McIntyre, Dougal Woodfield Publishing 2004 1903953596 / 9781903953594 Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
In excellent, fine condition. Appears unread. Printed RRP on the back cover is 25.00. pp. viii, 146. Just 6 years after his first solo flight David McIntyre faced the biggest challenge of his flying career when, piloting an open ockpit Westland Wallace biplane, he flew over Mount Everest on the record-breaking 1933 expedition. 303978 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Lost Diary [Signed 1st Edition]
Graves, Sandham Printed by Charles F. Banfield British Columbia 1941 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Green cloth. Signed copy. There is a lovely inscription on the front endpaper which reads: 'To "Skipper" - with unchanging affection, and best wishes for all that is good and desired in the years to come. From "Old Bill"'. Underneath SIGNED 'Sandham Graves, Victoria, B.C., Oct 11 1943'. Binding is clean and tight. some rubs to the front board and to extremities. There is a small 1cm piece of cloth missing from the base of the spine. Pages are in nice clean condition. Binding slightly weakened at join between pp. 122-123. This is author's memoir of his time spend in the Canadian Corps, 1914-1917 and the Royal Flying Corps, 1917-1918. 000669 
Price: 70.00 GBP

 
26 England is My Village
Rhys, John Llewelyn ; with a preface by Jane Oliver Faber and Faber Limited Russell Square, London 1946 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
9th impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. A previous owner's signature on the front endpaper. The book is in very good, clean condition. Binding firm and pages clean. The dust jacket has a stain to the spine region and rubs, nicks and chips to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. 200pp. The book won the Hawthornden Prize in 1941. 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. 105474 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Wolves of Currumpaw
Grill, William Flying Eye Books London 2016 1909263834 / 9781909263833 First Edition Hardcover New Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
First edition. RRP 14.99. New hardback - in excellent, fine condition. A beautiful book. The story is based on Ernest Thompson Seton's original short story 'Lobo: The King of Currumpaw', from his book 'Wild Animals I Have Known', along with the author's additional research into Seton and this period. 80pp. 305731 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
27 Victoria Plum: Victoria Gives a Flying Lesson
Rippon, Angela Purnell 1981 0361050607 / 9780361050609 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim laminated pictorial hardback. Victoria Plum story. This Book Belongs to space has not been filled in. There is a date written in the bottom corner of the front endpaper. Small slightly wrinkled patch to the front board where it looks like a previous price sticker has been removed. Minor indentations to the boards. Binding firm and pages clean. Lovely illustrations. Unpaginated. 306210 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Modern World Book of Flying
Haddon, Richard ; Harvey, Charles ; Wolff, E. S. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd [c. 1953] Gilbert Street, London 1953 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Pictorial boards with orange cloth spine. The boards are rubbed at the edges, a couple of small marks to the spine, but overall quite clean boards. Publication date not stated but is c. 1953. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Small mark on the front endpaper (not easily visible due to the illustration). Many monochrome illustrations throughout and a few colour plates. The plate facing page 33 has a tear at the bottom edge, next to the spine, of approx. 4cm. Pages are clean and the binding is firm. pp. 125. 307867 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
28 The Worst Squadron in France
Rochester, Geo. E. Eldon Press Ltd [1949] Ludgate Hill, London 1949 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Publication date not stated inside but is 1949. Original orange boards with black titles to the spine. Some marks / foxing to the spine. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock foredge, bottom edge and to the endpapers. Lighter foxing to the first and last few pages; otherwise pages are nice and clean. A slight spine lean. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with several tears to the rear spine joint, a few other short tears, and some creasing to the bottom edge of the front cover. No repairs to the dust jacket. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 247. 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. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107149 
Price: 90.00 GBP

 
 
14 Ivy and the Lonely Raincloud
Harnett, Katie Flying Eye Books London 2017 1911171151 / 9781911171157 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback picture book, in excellent fine condition. RRP 11.99. Slim and unpaginated. Wonderful illustrations. Life is lonely for this little raincloud. If only he could find someone who liked rain! Then one day, he stumbles across a young florist who looks rather sad... could they both be looking for the same thing? 306718 
Price: 10.19 GBP

 
29 Burning the Days
Salter, James The Harvill Press London 1997 1860463428 / 9781860463426 First UK Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Navy blue boards. Clean and tight. Binding firm and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Slight discolouration to the edges of the dust jacket and tanning / darkening to the top outer closed textblock page edge. pp. xi, 365. 307404 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
15 Black and White
Ipcar, Dahlov Flying Eye Books 2014 190926363X / 9781909263635 First Thus Hard Cover NEW No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
New hardback, in excellent fine condition. First published as a Borzoi book by Alfred A. Knopf in 1963; this is a first impression of the new Flying Eye Books edition. RRP 11.99. Pictorial boards. Slim unpaginated illustrated children's picture book. Delightful story and illustrations. Two little dogs frolic and dream of adventures beyond their wildest imaginations, from the jungles of the Congo, with towering ebony elephants, to the whitewashed, frigid arctic where the icy white polar bears roam. Dahlov Ipcar once again pairs her timeless illustrations with fresh original verse that celebrates the unity and beauty of the living, breathing, natural world around us. 058042 
Price: 10.19 GBP

     



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