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Image for More Than You Bargained for and Other Stories [Signed]

More Than You Bargained for and Other Stories [Signed]

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Cape: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38432

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Unclipped jacket, now covered in archival film, age-toned most heavily on spine, corners a little worn with small losses. Illustrated boards, bumped corners and spine, some marks to foreedges, pages a little age-toned. Signed and dated by the author [10.10.55], who is the daughter of American poet Conrad Aiken. Illustrated by Pat Marriott. No previous ownership markings, binding tight. ; 20.4 x 14 x 2 cm; 190 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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AT SCHOOL WITH RACHEL

By: Brazil, Angela

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Blackie & Son Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 32839

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Publisher's full cloth with brown lettering to front board & decoration to spine, n.d. [c. 1929], boards slightly marked, ink owner's name to front endpaper, with six b&w illustrations, binding firm. ; 6" x 8"; 320 pages View more info

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Granny's Wonderful Chair

By: Browne, Francis

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Dent Dutton: 1963

Seller ID: 39303

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket wrapped in archival film, some minor shelf wear to covers, small brown mark on rear cover, price clipped; Boards clean, printed with an illustration, corners sharp; Small brown stain on front and rear free endpaper, devotion in ink on half title, text clean, B+W illustrations and a few colour plates; Binding tight. ; Childrens Illustrated Classics; 20 x 14.5 x 2 cm; 150 pages View more info

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The Airfield Man

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: White Lion Publishers: 1965

Seller ID: 36305

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt covered in plastic, age-toned around edges. Blue boards, sunned around edges, internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Bruce Carter was the pen name when writing Children's books, of the English historian and wrter on motoring maters, Richard Hough.; 22 x 15 x 2 cm; 155 pages View more info

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Four Wheel Drift

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Mammoth: 1973

Seller ID: 36306

ISBN: 0434958018

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Photo-illustrated d/jkt, unmarked. Grey boards, unmarked, corners sharp. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Bruce Carter was the pen name when writing Children's books, of the English historian and wrter on motoring maters, Richard Hough.; Pyramid Books; 21 x 145 x 2 cm; 96 pages View more info

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The Airfield Man

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Coward-McCain: 1966

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 36307

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt unmarked. Red boards, corners sharp, internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Bruce Carter was the pen name when writing Children's books, of the English historian and wrter on motoring maters, Richard Hough.; 22 x 15 x 2 cm; 190 pages View more info

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Ballooning Boy ... Illustrated by Prudence Seward

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36771

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's boards in dust wrapper, first edition, 1960, clean copy, no ownership marks, illustrations by Prudence Seward. ; Antelope Books. No. 17. ; 5" x 7.5"; 95 pages View more info

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Ballooning Boy

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson / Young Australia Thematic Library: 1979

Seller ID: 36772

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's pictorial stiff card wrappers, clean copy, no ownership marks, illustrations by Prudence Seward. ; 5" x 7"; 88 pages View more info

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Peril on the Iron Road

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hamilton: 1963

Seller ID: 36773

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust jacket, 1953, first edition, dj chipped at top with small loss, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership names, illustrations by Charlotte Hough. ; Big Reindeer Books; 5" x 8"; 152 pages View more info

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The Gannet's Nest

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, H. Hamilton: 1966

Seller ID: 36775

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper, slight fading to dj spine, jacket clean, internally clean, no ownership marks, colour illustrations by Constance Marshall. ; Gazelle Books; 5" x 7"; 48 pages View more info

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The Night of the Flood ... Illustrated by Prudence Seward

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1959

Seller ID: 36776

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper, dj slightly chipped with faint internal scratch, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership marks, colour illustrations by Prudence Seward. ; Reindeer Books. ; 5" x 8"; 120 pages View more info

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Tricycle Tim

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton Ltd: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36777

ISBN: 0241906644

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper, clean copy, no ownership marks, illustrations by Prudence Seward. ; 5" x 8"; 96 pages View more info

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Bike Racers

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Prentice Hall Press: 1976

Seller ID: 36778

ISBN: 0582231361

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's pictorial stiff card wrappers, fading to spine, leaves slightly age-darkened, covers clean, internally clean, illustrations. ; Knockouts; 5" x 8"; 167 pages View more info

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The Playground

By: Carter, Bruce

Price: £6.00

Publisher: H. Hamilton: 1964

Seller ID: 37241

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt slightly marked. Illustrated boards, unmarked. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; Gazelle Books; 19 x 13 x 1 cm; 48 pages View more info

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Brownies and Other Stories

By: Ewing, Juliana Horatia

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1968

Seller ID: 39307

ISBN: 0460050257

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket bright, wrapped in archival film, small yellow sticker on spine, unclipped; Wonderful printed boards, corners clean; No ownership marks, text clean, B+W illustrations. Binding tight.; Children's Illustrated Classics S. ; 7.6 X 5.8 X 1.1 inches; 240 pages View more info

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Finn Family Moomintroll

By: Jansson, Tove

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2007

Seller ID: 39177

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slipcase bright, book fits snugly inside; Book clean, corners sharp, gilt lettering, spine uncreased; No ownership marks, text clean, B+W illustrations; Binding tight. ; 8.3 X 5.7 X 1.1 inches; 158 pages View more info

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The Bat Poet

By: Jarrell, Randall

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Viking Children's Books: 1977

Seller ID: 39306

ISBN: 0722653581

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket wrapped in archival film, a few small flecks, small nick to bottom edge, price clipped; A few small nicks to boards; No ownership marks, pages age toned, text clean, wonderful B+W illustrations; Binding tight. ; 9.1 X 6.1 X 0.5 inches; 48 pages View more info

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Eloise

By: Kay Thompson

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Reinhardt: 1957

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 39275

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket bright, wrapped in archival film, some small nicks to the corners and edges, a small tear on the top edge, spine sunned, rear slightly age toned, price clipped; Boards clean, corners sharp, spine uncreased; A devotion from 'X-mas 1957' on front free enpaper in ink, text clean, beautiful colour illustrations; Binding tight.; 28.5 x 20 x 1 cm; 65 pages View more info

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The Child's Pictorial. No. 13, May 1886 - No. 24, 1887

By: Molesworth, Mrs. and Mrs. Isla Sitwell and others

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1887

Seller ID: 34997

Condition: Good+


Contemporary cloth with gilt lettering to spine, bound volume of issues no. 13 to 24, published 1886 to 1887, slight damage to spine ends, boards marked, early ink name to front pastedown, internally clean, numerous colour and b&w illustrations. ; 7" x 9" View more info

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The March Fence

By: Yorke, Matthew

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Viking: 1988

Seller ID: 37214

ISBN: 0670818488

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt illustrated, slightly sunned spine. Blue boards, unmarked. Age-toned pages, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 1.0 X 1.0 X 1.0 inches; 240 pages View more info