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1 Medical History, Volume 20 Number 3 July 1976. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to the History and Bibliography of Medicine and the Related Sciences
The Wellcome Institute For The History of Medicine London 1976 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Orange paper covers. In very good, clean condition. The wraps have faded at the spine and slightly faded to the edge of the front cover. pp. 235-360. No names or inscriptions. 308618 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
16 The Eleventh Holiday Book
Blyton, Enid Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd and Dennis Dobson Ltd 1956 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Undated. but known to be 1956. Lacks dust jacket. Green spine, orange boards; some marks. Clean inside. The crossword has been completed neatly. No names or inscriptions. 156pp. The first story is What's Happened to Michael, with illustrations by Hilda McGavin. 302364 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
2 Medical History, Volume 20 Number 4 October 1976. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to the History and Bibliography of Medicine and the Related Sciences
The Wellcome Institute For The History of Medicine London 1976 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Orange paper covers. In very good, clean condition. The wraps have faded at the spine and there is a previous owner's name written in pen on the front cover. pp. 361-495. 308622 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
17 Well Done Secret Seven
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by George Brook The Brockhampton Press Ltd Leicester 1951 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
First edition. Green and orange boards. Lacks dust jacket. Boards are generally a bit greyed and have light rubs to the edges and light bruising to the spine ends. The binding is firm and sound. Gift inscription and address written on the front endpaper. Quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock edge, endpapers, pastedowns and other first and last few pages. Lighter occasional foxing spots to page margins. 126pp. This is the third Secret Seven adventure story. 105174 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
3 Medical History, Volume 21 Number 1 January 1977. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to the History and Bibliography of Medicine and the Related Sciences
The Wellcome Institute For The History of Medicine London 1977 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Orange paper covers. In very good, clean condition. The wraps have faded at the spine and edges of the covers. pp. 1-118. No names or inscriptions. A little light foxing to page edges. 308621 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
18 Well Done Secret Seven
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by George Brook Brockhampton Press Leicester 1952 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
2nd impression. First published 1951. Green and orange boards. Slight dark mark to the top spine edge of the front (matches the loss to the dust jacket). Gift inscription written on the f.e.p. Pages clean, but with grayed / thumbing marks to closed outer textblock edges. 126pp. Dust jacket worn and darkened / discoloured, with tears, chips, creases, rubs and some small sections of loss; near good. Not price clipped [6/-]. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and which prevents further wear to the jacket). The third adventure of the Secret Seven Society. 102125 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 Medical History, Volume 21 Number 2 April 1977. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to the History and Bibliography of Medicine and the Related Sciences
The Wellcome Institute For The History of Medicine London 1977 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Orange paper covers. In very good, clean condition. The wraps have faded at the spine and there is a slight crease to the front cover. pp. 119-234. No names or inscriptions. 308619 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
19 Claudine at St. Clare's: The Fifth Story of St. Clare's
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable Methuen Children's Books London 1948 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
3rd edition; 1st published 1944. Significantly faded and marked orange boards, rubbed at edges, cloth frayed at spine ends, a faint scribble on the front board. Prize presentation bookplate on the front endpaper, with some more writing on the f.e.p. and pastedown. A few grubby handling marks in page margins. 153pp. 102204 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
5 Medical History, Volume 21 Number 3 July 1977. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to the History and Bibliography of Medicine and the Related Sciences
The Wellcome Institute For The History of Medicine London 1977 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Orange paper covers. In very good, clean condition. The wraps have faded at the spine and there is a slight crease to the front cover. pp. 235-356. No names or inscriptions. 308620 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
20 The Further Adventures of Brer Rabbit: Being more Tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends retold from the original
Blyton, Enid ; with illustrations by Ernest Aris George Newnes, Limited London 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Aris, Ernest 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. First edition. Original orange boards with black titles. The spine has faded and there is slight fading to the edges of the boards as well. Boards are quite clean. Inner hinges are good; there is a slight rub to the front inner hinge. The binding is firm. A brief gift inscription (dated 1943) at the top edge of the front endpaper and then name in child's writing underneath in pencil. Pages are mostly clean but there are a few slightly grubby handling marks in a few page margins. pp. 96. A good copy of a scarce Blyton first edition. Black and white illustrations. 106869 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
6 A Time For Greatness
Agar, Herbert Eyre & Spottiswoode London 1943 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original orange boards. The boards are bowed / warped, with wrinkling to pastedowns and heavy foxing to pastedowns and endapers. Lighter foxing to textblock edges. Spine faded. First reprint; not a first edition. Previous owner's names in pencil on the endpapers. The binding is sound and no writing to pages. An acceptable working / reference copy. 144pp. 305022 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
21 Preparation for Christian Healing
Bourne, Wilfrid H. The Epworth Press London 1952 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Orange and white boards. Some foxing to the back cover. Slim volume. Small tear in the spine of the boards. Light foxing to page edges. Otherwise I would describe as VERY GOOD. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 23pp. 101596 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Pocket Guide to the West Indies: British Guiana, British Honduras, Bermuda, The Spanish Main, Surinam and The Panama Canal
Aspinall, Sir Algernon Sifton, Praed & Co., Ltd London 1935 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
First published in 1907 and underwent several revisions before this new and revised edition of 1935. Original orange boards. Front pastedown bears the bookplate of Matilda Constance Ismay, wife of Charles Bower Ismay co-founder of the White Star shipping line. Some light grey marks to the rear board. Otherwise in very good, clean condition throughout. pp. xv, 527, xl, [maps], [plates]. 105416 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
22 Toby, Peetie, Harry and Fred Were Here
Boyle, Vera ; illustrated by Michael Charlton Macmillan London 1981 0333315294 / 9780333315293 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original orange boards. No names or inscriptions. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. A couple of foxing spots to pages (not many). A water stain-type mark to the top edge of the back cover of the dust jacket, approx. 6cm x 1.5cm. Dust jacket not price clipped. 114pp. 026682 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
8 Lucie Attwell's More About the Boo-Boos
Attwell, Mabel Lucie (cover, illustrations and story by) Dean & Son Ltd London 1970 0603005586 / 9780603005589 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Small, slim illustrated Christmas story for young children. Pictorial orange boards; a few light surface rubs. Stapled binding. A VERY GOOD clean example of this children's book, by the well-loved illustrator Mabel Lucie Attwell. There is a small tear to the very top edge of the last page next to the spine - a binding flaw where the binder's glue has attached the edge of the page to the rear pastedown, next to the spine only. Contains the story 'The Boo-Boos and Father Christmas'. Unpaginated, but 21pp, including title pg. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 18.5cm. 101678 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
23 English Costume in the Age of Elizabeth, The Sixteenth Century
Brooke, Iris (drawn and described by) Adam & Charles Black London 1938 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Reprint. First published in 1933. Original orange boards. No dust jacket. Previous owner's name and address written on the front free endpapers. A few minor foxing spots to the outer closed textblock edges. Some shadowing to the endpapers. 87pp. 104261 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
9 Miss Hickory [Signed Copy]
Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin ; lithographs by Ruth Gannett The Viking Press New York 1948 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Gannett, Ruth SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR
3rd printing. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Additional gift inscription to the half-title page. Grey cloth boards. Lovely illustrated endpapers - orange, black and white and black and white lithographic illustrations in the text. Cut-outs from the dust jacket are loosely inserted into the book. Slight bruising to the corners of the boards. Pages very clean except for a few light brown grubby marks to pages 10-11. 123pp. Miss Hickory is a country woman whose body was an applewood twig and whose head was a hickory nut. A delightful children's story. 026801 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
24 Country Holiday (A Puffin Picture Book, No. 33)
Brown, Margaret Scott ; Dowd, Leo P. Puffin | Penguin Books [c. 1945] 1945 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Date of publication not stated but this is the third edition of c. April 1945; first published in April 1944. 31pp. Slim stapled booklet. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. A very small flattened crease to the bottom corner of the front cover. Clean and tight. Price of one shilling inside the front cover and titles listed from no. 4 to no. 58. Girl on the front cover has a plain yellow dress with orange collar. Staples at centrefold have slightly rusted but no marks or corrosion to surrounding paper. A super copy. 105775 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
10 Tales for Tinies (Dean's Rag Book No. 288 - Dean's 6d Patent Rag Books Series 1)
Banks, Margaret Ethel (illustrated by) Dean's Rag Book Co. Ltd [c. 1934] 1934 Soft cover Fine Book 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall Banks, Margaret Ethel 
Small child's rag book / cloth book, in excellent fine condition - never used. There is the slightest wrinkle in the front cover but this doesn't detract. This rag book is pristine and the cloth stiff and feels starched. No publication date. This particular title was printed by Dean's between 1932-1936 so it falls within those dates. 137 x 112mm. Pinked (serrated) edges. Orange stitching to the spine. Printed in 8 colours. With 8 cloth pages including the covers. Folded advertising leaflet for Dean's Rag Books loosely enclosed. This title includes images from two slightly earlier Dean's titles - no. 263 Wee Friends, illustrated by Vera Bowyer, and no. 274 Jolly Jingles, illustrated by Phyllis Cooper. As fresh, bright and clean as the day it was printed - very uncommon in this condition. 308813 
Price: 50.00 GBP

 
25 The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Browning, Robert ; illustrated by Kate Greenaway Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd [c. 1955] London and New York 1955 Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Greenaway, Kate 
Hardback with dust jacket. This copy is a c. 1955 printing though publication date is not stated. Pictorial boards with orange cloth spine. The boards are just a little faded at the spine ends. Light rubs. No previous owner's names or inscriptions but there is a small pale brown mark and a small red pencil mark to the edge of the front endpaper. The binding is good and pages are clean; just a very little light foxing to a couple of pages. Flattened creases to the rear endpaper. pp. 48. The dust jacket is worn and torn at the eges, with loss at the spine ends, some creasing, and 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. 308202 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
11 Light and Shade
Barre, Jean Wright & Brown Ltd 1942 Hard Cover Good Fair 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Publication date not stated but is c. 1942. Original orange boards, faded at edges. Previous owner's signature and date on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is worn and torn, with some loss to edges and creases. Novel. 284pp. 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. 032358 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
26 The Adventures of Bobby Coon (The Bedtime Story-Books)
Burgess, Thornton ; illustrated by Harrison Cady John Lane The Bodley Head London 1945 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Reprint. Orange pictorial cloth, slightly faded at the base of the spine. A lovely clean condition copy of this delightful children's story. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm and pages clean. White parts of the dust jacket are greyed / discoloured, and the dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and nicked at the top edge. 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 protects the jacket against wear. pp. vii, 117. 6 colour plates. 104775 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
12 Sunrise to Sunset
Bell, Adrian John Lane The Bodley Head London 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original orange / yellow boards. A slight forwards lean to the spine. Name and date and a number written in pen on the front endpaper. Printed on war economy standard paper which has significantly browned with age. The binding is firm. The dust jacket has some light marks, some rubs and small chips to the edges. The dust jacket was printed on the reverse of the jacket of another book - The Ginger Cat Mystery by Robin Forsythe. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 192. 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. (Books photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107042 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
27 Claudelle
Caldwell, Erskine Heinemann 1959 First UK Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First UK edition. Original orange boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Binding is firm. pp. 179. Dust jacket has a little foxing / discolouration and a short tear to the bottom edge. DJ not price clipped. 008338 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Author's Craft
Bennett, Arnold Hodder and Stoughton 1914 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original blue cloth binding, with orange titles to the spine and front board. Light bruising to spine ends and a small pale patch to the spine. The binding is firm. Previous owner's name and date (1917) in pencil on the front endpaper. A 1978 date stamp at the bottom edge of the front endpaper. Just a handful of light foxing spots to pages. Some light foxing to outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 132. 307283 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
28 The Old Testament: Lyrics from the Authorised Version
Cole, G. D. H. & Cole, M. I. (selected by) Noel Douglas London 1928 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
The Ormond Poets, No. 12. Original orange cloth boards. The spine is slightly faded and there is a small pale mark on the front board. Previous owner's signature in very small writing on the front endpaper. Fimly bound. Pages clean. Foredges untrimmed / rough-cut. 61pp. 041762 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
14 A Version of the Truth
Bentley, Nicolas Andre Deutsch London 1960 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Orange cloth. In very good clean condition. The dust jacket torn and chipped at the edges. Also price clipped. The DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 208pp. 301606 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
29 Lord of the Three Worlds
Collis, Maurice; with Designs for the Stage By Feliks Topolski Faber and Faber Limited 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Original orange cloth binding, faded around the edges. No names or inscriptions. Lightly bruised and rubbed spine ends and corners. The play is set in Burma. On the bottom edge of the front endpaper is a Burma Bookshop stamp. A couple of grubby marks on the reverse of the half-title page. 107pp. 013375 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
15 A Box For Benny
Berg, Leila ; with drawings by Jillian Willett Brockhampton Press 1962 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Jillian Willett 
Hardback with dust jacket. Orange cloth boards, bumped at head and tail of spine. A curvature / bend to the boards. Previous owner's signature to front endpaper; belonged to Marjery Fisher. Pages otherwise clean. 3rd impression; it was first published in 1958. The dust jacket is rubbed and worn at the edges, with short several short tears and with chips to the head and tail of the spine and the corners. Front flap of the dust jacket is price clipped. pp. 91. 005129 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
30 Scenes From Married Life
Cooper, William Macmillan & Co. Ltd London 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original red / orange boards. Some foxing to the endpapers. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding is firm and tight. Dust jacket is printed with Book Society Choice. DJ faded and discoloured at the spine, with some rubs to the edges, a couple of short tears to dust jacket edges. DJ not price clipped. pp. vi, 250. 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. 104498 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
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