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1 Gabriel's Garden
Adair, Cecil [pseud. Evelyn Everett-Green] Stanley Paul & Co., Ltd Hardback Good No Jacket 12mo - 7.5" / 19cm tall 
No date stated. c. 1920s. 8th edition. Red cloth hardback - slightly patchy fading to the boards. Pages are browned, with foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Sunday school prize bookplate on the front endpaper (dated 1926). 246pp + publisher's catalogue pages. Evelyn Ward Everett-Green (17 November 1856, London - 23 April 1932, Funchal) was an English novelist who started her writing career with improving and pious stories for children, and later wrote historical fiction for older girls, and then adult romantic fiction. She wrote about 350 books: more than 200 under her own name, and others using the pen-names H. F. E., Cecil Adair, E. Ward, or Evelyn Dare. 055169 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
16 Prisoners of the Sea
Boreham, Dennis W. Victory Press London and Eastbourne 1968 0854760024 / 9780854760022 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. Prize presentation bookplate on the front endpaper. A few very light foxing spots to the outer closed textblock page edges. In otherwise very good, clean condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed at the base of the spine and bottom corners. Front flap price clipped. pp. 119. 308606 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
2 The White Tiger
Adiga, Aravind Atlantic Books London 2008 1843547201 / 9781843547204 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
4th printing. Won the Man Booker Prize in 2008. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Binding square and firm. Boards a little bruised at the head and tail of the spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. 321pp. 306353 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
17 The Cobweb Club
Boreham, Dennis W. Victory Press Eastbourne 1977 0854762736 / 9780854762736 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Sunday School prize bookplate on the front endpaper. Dust jacket price-clipped with some light rubs to the edges. the DJ is now protected in a loose film sleeve. 120pp. 100771 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
3 The White Tiger
Adiga, Aravind Atlantic Books London 2008 1843547201 / 9781843547204 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
4th printing. Won the Man Booker Prize in 2008. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Binding square and firm. Boards a little bruised at the base of the spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. 321pp. 306352 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
18 Shakespearean Tragedy: Lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, and Macbeth
Bradley, A. C. Macmillan and Co., Limited London 1922 Half Leather Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Reprint. Half navy leather, with blue cloth sides. Some rubs and scuffs and the leather is chipped at the spine ends. Top edge gilt. Gilt titles to the spine have rubbed and are obscured. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown, dated 1923. pp. xi, 498. A few pencil marks in the text (not extensive). Some pale stains to the bottom outer closed textblock page edge. 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. 309121 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
4 Genetics in the Atomic Age
Auerbach, Charlotte Oliver and Boyd Edinburgh and London 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Red cloth. School prize bookplate on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has some rubs and a short tear (c. one inch) to the bottom edge of the front cover. DJ not price clipped. Pages VG clean condition. 106pp. 304134 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
19 We Need New Names
Bulawayo, NoViolet Chatto and Windus London 2013 0701188030 / 9780701188030 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback - both the book and dust jacket are in excellent fine condition. New, not previously owned. First printing. This was shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize for fiction. RRP. 14.99. 294pp. 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. 304422 
Price: 13.49 GBP

 
 
5 The Wild Man of the West: A Tale of the Rocky Mountains
Ballantyne, R. M. W. & R. Chambers, Ltd Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Date not stated, c. 1933. Brown cloth. Prize inscription written on the f.e.p. for 1932-1933. Colour frontis. illustration. A few light foxing spots to closed outer textblock edges. 284pp. 102165 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
20 Owen's Hobby, or Strength in Weakness
Burleigh, Elmer T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative blue cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. The boards are bumped at the spine ends and lightly bumped at the corners. Some very pale patchy fading to the front board. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. Illustrated with four colour plates. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper (dated 1911). pp. 416, plates. 19.4cm. 308861 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
6 Six Devonshire Dumplings
Batchelor, Margaret Thomas Nelson London 1912 Decorative Cloth Good No Jacket 12mo - 7.5" Tall 
Rec cloth covers with black, white and blue pictorial decoration and titles. Undated, but c.1912. Prize certificate pasted onto the front endpaper. Hinges are cracked between the frontis illustration and the title page. General light tanning and foxing to pages. 245pp. Image available on request. 048626 
Price: 6.95 GBP

 
21 The Children's Book
Byatt, A. S. Chatto and Windus London 2009 0701183896 / 9780701183899 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Shortlisted for the 2009 Booker Prize. First impression. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent fine condition. Black cloth. Clean, tight, unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket [18.99]. pp. 617. 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. 103777 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
 
7 A Pony To Stay [Pathway Series, No. 16]
Batt, Elisabeth Lutterworth Press London 1968 0718813510 / 9780718813512 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Book and Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Tan brown boards. Bumps to lower corners. Minor wear to dust jacket edges - light rubs, one small chip, short nick back cover and small rubbed patch at the bottom of the front cover. Prize presentation bookplate on the front endpaper. Binding firm. Pages in nice clean condition. 96pp. 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. 304255 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
22 Princess Mary: A Biography
Carey, M. C. Nisbet & Co. Ltd. London 1922 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Reprint. Original blue cloth boards. There are a few small white marks to the rear board. A Sunday School prize gift inscription written neatly on the front pastedown. 207pp. 026689 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
8 Island of Grey Mist
Beacham, Barbara Victory Press London and Eastbourne 1968 0854760105 / 9780854760107 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Book Condition: Very good. Printed pictorial boards. Very slight mark towards the lower edge of the front board. Some light foxing to endpapers and prize presentation bookplate on the f.e.p. Binding firm. Other pages clean. 95pp. 304259 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
23 The Ravensworth Scholarship: A High School Story for Girls
Clarke, Mrs Henry ; illustrated by John H. Bacon Blackie and Son Limited [c. 1925] 1925 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Bacon, John H. 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative, Deco style pictorial cloth. Publication date not stated but is c. 1925. The boards are in lovely, bright and clean condition. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper, dated 1927, with previous owner's name written above in child's handwriting (in pen). The boards are lightly bruised at the spine ends. The binding is firm, inner hinges are very good and pages clean, except for a very little light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 191. 308827 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
9 Ferryman's Folly
Benney, H. P. Victory Press London and Eastbourne 1972 0854761861 / 9780854761869 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Book Condition: good. Printed pictorial boards. Small rubbed patches at the base of the spine and towards the lower edge of the front board. Small strip of sellotape on the front board. Some light foxing to endpapers and prize presentation bookplate on the f.e.p. Binding firm. Other pages clean. 119pp. 304258 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
24 Disgrace
Coetzee, J. M. ; with an introduction by Christopher Hope and illustrations by Andrew Gibson The Folio Society London 2011 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 
Hardback with slipcase, both in excellent, fine condition. Shrinkwrapped. Bound in brown cloth and presented in a plain black slipcase. 224pp. Winner of the Booker Prize in 1999. 23.5cm. After years teaching Romantic poetry at the Technical University of Cape Town, David Lurie, middle-aged and twice divorced, has an impulsive affair with a student. The affair sours; he is denounced and summoned before a committee of inquiry. Willing to admit his guilt, but refusing to yield to pressure to repent publicly, he resigns and retreats to his daughter Lucy's isolated smallholding. For a time, his daughter's influence and the natural rhythms of the farm promise to harmonise his discordant life. But the balance of power in the country is shifting. He and Lucy become victims of a savage and disturbing attack which brings into relief all the faultlines in their relationship. 306925 
Price: 26.50 GBP

 
 
10 Five Go Down to the Sea
Blyton, Enid Hodder & Stoughton, Limited 1959 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
5th impression. Red boards, nice clean condition. There are remnants of a presentation prize bookplate on the f.e.p. and foxing to the closed outer textblock edges. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges and price clipped. 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). 191pp. 303175 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
25 A Pirate of the Caribbees
Collingwood, Harry [William Joseph Cosens Lancaster] Griffith Farran Browne & Co. Limited [c.1910] Bow Street, Covent Garden, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book Condition: Good. nd. Date of publication not stated but is c. 1900-1910. Blue pictorial cloth. Light marks and spine ends bumped. Presentation prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1911). Front inner hinge is lightly cracked. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. The pages are otherwise in good, clean condition. Black and white frontis. illustration by C. J. de Lacy ; no other illustrations. A later Henry Frowde edition had more illustrations. pp. 343. 304276 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Boy Who Came Back
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by Elsie Walker Lutterworth Press London 1965 0718801075 / 9780718801076 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Walker, Elsie 
Hardback with dust jacket. Edition not stated but this is a slightly later printing; not a first edition, c. 1968. Prize presentation bookplate on the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages clean, though slightly age-tanned. Red boards are just a little rubbed at the spine ends. The dust jacket is a little rubbed at the edges, with a couple of short tears and some small chips. Front flap price clipped. pp. 62. 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). 107063 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
26 The Pathfinder
Cooper, J. Fenimore Blackie and Son, Limited [c. 1900] 1900 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Decorative blue cloth. Publication date not stated but is c. 1900 (this edition). The binding is firm. Boards are clean but slightly dull, with bruising and rubs at the spine ends and corners. A school prize bookplate (dated 1900) on the front pastedown. A short tear to the bottom edge of the title page, next to the spine. Black and white frontis. illus. Pages are age-toned; endpapers browned. Some light foxing. pp. 256, + 12 pages of publisher's lists at the back. In the Famous Books for Boys and Girls series. 308427 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Boy with the Loaves and Fishes
Blyton, Enid ; illustrated by Elsie Walker Lutterworth Press London 1961 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Walker, Elsie 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Publisher's original blue boards. 5th impression of the 1955 new edition. Printed on nice thick quality paper. A church prize presentation bookplate on the front endpaper. Quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and a few spots to pages. The binding is firm. Boards are clean but faded at the spine and slightly faded at the edges. Colour frontis. illustration. pp. 64. 307748 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
27 Davey's Kingdom
Cornish, F. L. Victory Press Eastbourne 1976 0854762558 / 9780854762552 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
VG clean tight hardback and DJ. There is a prize presentation bookplate on the half-title page (partially removed) and the spine of the dust jacket is slightly faded. Otherwise near fine. Not price clipped - original price of 80p on front flap. 'Willow' series No. 1. 87pp. Children's story. 101194 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
13 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 6 - 7" 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

 
28 The Bonny Book of Josephine: comprising Josephine, John, and the Puppy; Josephine's Birthday; Josephine Keeps School
Cradock, Mrs H. D. ; with illustrations by Honor C. Appleton Blackie and Son Limited 1926 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Appleton, Honor C. 
Hardback. Pictorial cloth. The cream boards have general light grey marks - both boards and spine. The cloth is rubbed at the spine ends, with a short split in the cloth at the head of the spine. The binding is firm. Prize bookplate (dated 1938) on the front endpaper. The book itself doesn't have a publication date printed but is believed to be c. 1926. Delightful Honor C. Appleton illustrations. The plates are overall in very good, clean condition - one plate has a short tear to the foredge margin. There are a few minor grubby handling marks to page margins (literally just a few). Overall a good copy of this scarce anthology. 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. 309342 
Price: 100.00 GBP

 
 
14 We Do Love Mary Mouse [Strip Book]
Blyton, Enid ; pictures by Olive F. Openshaw The Brockhampton Press Ltd Leicester 1950 Soft cover Very Good Book 64mo - up to 3" tall 
First published in 1950; this is a c. 1951 reprint. Red cloth spine in very good condition, with light marks from staples showing through. Some slightly grubby light marks to the covers. No creasing to the covers. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Slightly darkened / thumbed page edges but the pages themselves are in nice, clean condition. Illustrations are red and black and this is the full edition of 124 numbered frames. There is a list of titles on the back cover, with Mary Mouse titles including A Prize for Mary Mouse, and How Do You Do, Mary Mouse; Jimmy titles, the last one being Jimmy and the Little Old Engine; three The Twins stories; two Honk stories; and Master Bunny The Baker's Boy. There were 23 different Mary Mouse books published in this strip book format altogether. Printed price on the front cover with a publisher's small round sticker over of 1/- net. 14.5cm x 7cm. 104695 
Price: 16.50 GBP

 
29 The Heir of Treherne: A Tale of the Reformation in Devonshire and of the Western Rebellion
Crake, Rev. A. D. A. R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd. London 1912 Blue Cloth Fair No Jacket 12mo - 7.25" Tall Kruger, George E. 
The boards are very badly mottled (damp damage). Gilt titles and decoration on the spine and the front board. There is a prize inscription written on the front pastedown. Scattered foxing throughout. Holes / scuffing (insect damage) to the front endpaper and pastedown. Suitable as a reference / reading copy only. 342pp. Image available on request. 043680 
Price: 8.95 GBP

 
 
15 The Story of Our Planet
Bonney T. G. Cassell and Company, Limited 1896 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First published in 1893, this is the Cheap Edition of 1896. Original blue cloth binding. Light rubs to the board edges. A school prize bookplate, dated 1897, on the front pastedown. A later previous owner's name written in small neat writing at the top edge of the front endpaper. Some foxing to pastedowns, endpapers and to outer closed textblock edges. Some grubby marks to the rear pastedown.Top edge gilt. Foredges deckled / untrimmed. Binding firm. Illustrated with lovely colour plates with tissue guards. A few pages are uncut at the foredge. pp. xv, 592, plates, advertisements. 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. 306322 
Price: 14.50 GBP

 
30 The Storm Whale Collection - The Storm Whale, and The Storm Whale in Winter [2 Books in a presentation slipcase]
Davies, Benji Simon and Schuster London 2016 1471161722 / 9781471161728 First Edition Thus Hardcover New Slipcase New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New - two hardback books in a slipcase. The Storm Whale and The Storm Whale in Winter, with a special edition print which is inside the back cover of The Storm Whale in Winter. First impression thus (this slipcase edition). Would make a lovely gift. The Storm Whale is a poignant and moving tale about making new friends and learning that sometimes we have to let the things we love go. Winner of the 2014 inaugural Oscar's First Book Prize in association with The Evening Standard. Noi's story continues in The Storm Whale in Winter...A magical and touching story about a lasting friendship. A truly beautiful work packing a real emotional punch. 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. 306262 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
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