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6501 Dawson, Helen; Illus Grant, Elisabeth Noreen and the Henry Affair
London; Children's Book Club; 1965 CBC Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
H/b; d/w; vg-/vg-; 8vo; 160pp; foxing on edges; d/w a little worn; Noreen; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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6502 Dawson, Janet & Hooley, Teresa (Poems) The Magic Cage
UK: Museum Press, 1955 1955 Hardcover 
8vo hbk in d/w; vg/vg-; with an introduction by Nancy Price and original poems by Teresa Hooley 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6503 Dawson, Joseph Peter Mackenzie
London; Charles H. Kelly; 1896 1896 Hardcover 
H/b; vg-; 8vo; 348pp; slightly worn appearance, Olive spine gold writing. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6504 Dawson, Lawrence H. Hoyle's Games Modernised
London; Routledge & Kegan Paul; 1963 1963 Hardcover 
H/b; d/w; vg+/vg; 8vo; 480pp 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6505 Dawson, Lawrence H. Retold From Spenser Stories from the Faerie Queene
UK: Harrap, 1909 Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond 
An attractive copy bound in blue cloth, illustrated in shades of blue and cream with gold gilt lettering, and gold gilt lettering to spine; no handwriting inside eg names; 16 colour plates; book generally in very nice condition, especially for age - just occasional hint of foxing; ; Told through the Ages; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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6506 Dawson, Oliver Shrubs and How to Use Them
London; Heinemann; 1969 1969 0434179302 Hardcover 
H/b; d/w; vg-/g-; 8vo; 165pp; front cover slightly stained; foxing on eps; d/w badly torn 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6507 Dawson, R. B. Livingstone the Hero of Africa
London; Seeley, Service & Co 1923 Hardcover Very Good- 
H/b; paste on illustration to front cover, as produced; spine has a small tear in cloth; award sticker on fep; 8vo; 249pp; minor foxing to blocked page foredges; 17 illustrations and map; illus spine; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6508 Day, A. Godfrey Machine Construction and Drawing First Stage or Elementary Course (Gill's Science Series)
London: George Gill, nd 
8vo hbk; brtown cloth with some gold gilt lettering ie South Kensington Machine Construction and drawing - and ohter lettering in black; fep removed; obviously old but undated; 143p, diags; exam papers; good solid copy; G++ 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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6509 Day, David A Guide to Tolkein
London; Chancellor Press; 2001 0753705621 
P/b; vg+; 8vo; 271pp, Black spine purple/white 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6510 Day, David (Adapted by) & Evans, Richard The Swan Children
UK Picadilly Press 1989 1853400300 First Edition Thus; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Richard Evans 
A lovely copy of this book in its dustwrapper; no handwriting inside; matching dustwrapper is not price clipped; nearly as new; a wonderful tale, based on an Irish Legend of a thousand year age of enchantment, and enhanced by its lovely illustrations; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6511 Day, Evelyn Et Al The Pleasure Book for Boys and Girls
London London; Juvenile Productions Hardcover Good+ 
H/b; illus boards depicting boy and girl driving dodgem, with cicus in background; cloth spine; g+; 4to; 93pp; cover warped; ; Pleasure Book for Boys & Girls; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6512 Day, Evelyn; Sheppard-Jones, Elisabeth; Thomas, Judy Et Al Girls' Adventure Stories of Long Ago Including - Votes for Women
Hamlyn 1968 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Hardback; no d/w; anthology of historical girls storiesl names & address on fep; ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6513 Day, Geoffrey How Trains Work
UK Hutchinson c1950s Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Geoffrey Day; 
Landscape smaller 4to; stapled spine; has survived remakably well and is still in very good condition; Lovely colour period illustrations; ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6514 Day, Harvey. Practical Yoga
London; Thorsons 1971 0722500432 Paperback Good+ 
P/b; g+; ends of spine splitting; 8vo; yellow covers, Health & Harmony series; Health & Harmony 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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6515 Day, Marcus Aliens: Encounters with the Unexplained
Bramley Books; 1998 1858336627 
H/b; d/w; vg+/vg+; 4to; 124pp 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6516 Day, Marele The Case of the Chinese Boxes
London Hodder & Stoughton 1994 0340613475 1st UK ed; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Black cloth with gold gilt lettering to spine; no inscriptions/writing; d/w not price clipped; set in Sydney's China town; ; A Claudia Valentine Thriller; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6517 Dayan, Shmuel Man and the Soul
Tel Aviv; Massadah; 1965 1965 Hardcover 
H/b; d/w; vg/vg-; 8vo; 135pp; d/w edges worn and bumped. White spine Yellow writing. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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6518 Dayenford, Philip The Voyage of "Waltzing Matilda"
UK: Hutchinson, 1953 1953 Hardcover 
Hbk no d/w; Vg-; spine discoloured, boards sl. Marked, b/w frontis 1st edition 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6519 Daykin, Lilian; Illus Robinson, Richard G. The Fairground Family
London; Harrap; 1962 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Richard G Robinson 
H/b; d/w; vg/vg-; 8vo; 64pp; small ink stain on edge; 1st edition; Reading with Mother; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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6520 Dayus, Kathleen Where There's Life
London: virago, 1989 rep 1989 086068623X 
Pbk; Vg; 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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6521 De Angeli, Marguerite The Door in the Wall
Surrey; World's Work; 1960 
H/b; d/w; vg-/vg-; fep cut out; d/w worn 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6522 De Belle (Illus) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
London: Purnell, 1967 1967 Hardcover Very Good- Illustrated by De Belle 
Large 4to hbk; illustrated glazed boards, corners a little worn; ; belongs to box filled in; illustrated throughout in colour; small red tick on 1st page; browning to page edges; vg-; due to size the whole of the cover will not fit in the scanner; ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6523 de Bernieres, Louis War Of Don Emmanuel's Nether Parts
Vintage 1991 0749391308 Paperback Very Good 
7.56 X 5.04 X 1.10 inches; 384 pages 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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6524 De Bernieres, Louis The War of Don Emmanuel's Nether Parts
UK: Vintage, 1998 1998 0749391308 Paperback 
Lightly read trade paperback; vg 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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6525 de Bernieres, Louis Birds Without Wings
Secker 2004 0436205491 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
1st edition of heavy thick book; vg+/vg; hint of browning to pages due to quality of paper used in production; no handwriting inside; d/w has been clipped; ; 9.29 X 6.06 X 1.97 inches; 640 pages 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6526 De Bono, Edward; Illus Craig, George The Case of the Disappearing Elephant
London; Dent; 1977 1977 0046067974 Hardcover 
H/b; d/w; vg-/vg; 8vo; 109pp; fep & p61 torn; security tag in back cover; ex lib with rubber stamps 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6527 De Brunhoff, Jean The Story of Babar The Little Elephant
London; Methuen; 2000 074973759X Softback Very Good 
P/b; vg; 4to; Babar; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6528 De Brunhoff, Jean Babar At Home; Babar and Father Christmas
London; Mothercare; 1984 1984 0706422015 Paperback Very Good- 
P/b; vg-; 8vo; square format; cover grubby with some small tears; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6529 De Brunhoff, Jean Babar the King
London London; Little Mammoth; 1990 1990 0749706449 Paperback Very Good+ 
P/b; vg+; small 4to; Babar 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6530 De Brunhoff, Jean Babar's Balloon Trip - Little Babar Books
London: Methuen & Co, 1969 0416138306 1st UK Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- 
1st UK ed. Hbk; picture board covers; squarish 8vo; quite a nice copy, just a hint of foxing to edges; ; Little Babar Books; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6531 De Brunhoff, Jean L'Enfance De Babar
France Libraire Hachette; 2032234707 Hardcover Fair 
H/b; illus boards; stapled spine; g; 8vo; 20pp; cover bottom right hand corner torn/chewed off; title page has a little writing on; rest of book clean - just slightly browning in places; French Text; Les Albums Roses; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6532 De Brunhoff, Jean The Story of Babar
London; Mammoth; 1995 1995 0749720298 Paperback Very Good+ 
P/b; vg+; 4to 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6533 De Brunhoff, Jean The Story of Babar; Babar the King
London; Octopus/Mothercare 1984 1984 0706422007 Softcover Very Good 
P/b; vg; 8vo; square format; 96pp; ; Babar; Square Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6534 De Brunhoff, Jean Babar At Home The Little Elephant
UK Methuen 1954 074973759X Sixth Edition; First Printing Softback Very Good- 
P/b; vg-; 4to; reinforcement put on spine where the black shiny paper with the 'Babar at Home' written on was splitting; no writing inside at all ie names or inscriptions, just a little foxing, otherwise a nice clean copy; ; Babar; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6535 De Brunhoff, Jean; Merle S Haas (translated by) Babar the King
New York Random House 1930 First Edition 83462 Good+ 
Large 4to hbk; presumed 1st US edition; laminate finish has mostly been removed on upperpanel (front cover) - only evidence of it is on the inside edges, and top edges of covers; under panel (rear cover) has damage - yellow surface missing in trianular patch approximately base 2 inches, maximum height 4 inches; cover corner worn; illustrated endpapers; internally vg - pages clean, firm and not torn at all. ; Babar the Elephant; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6536 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar's Castle
London London; Little Mammoth; 1990 1990 0749707798 Paperback Very Good 
P/b; vg; small square 4to; back cover slightly creased; Barbar; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6537 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar and the Ghost
London; Little Mammoth; 1990 0749703563 Paperback Very Good 
P/b; stapled; vg; 8vo; cover creased; Babar; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6538 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar Visits Another Planet
New York Random House, 1972 0394924290 Hardcover Very Good 
1st edition hbk; nice condition; slim 4to; nice clean illustrated covers; a little general wear; Babar the Elephant; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6539 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar's Battle
London; Methuen; 1992 1992 0416186963 Hardcover Very Good+ 
H/b; illus boards; vg+; 4to; Babar; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6540 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar's French Lessons
London Jonathan Cape 1965 0224610236 1st UK Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
4to hbk; 1st UK edition; attractive copy - just a little discolouration to pages in places from age; lovely bright colour pictures; ; Babar; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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6541 De Brunhoff, Laurent & Jones, Olive (Trans) Babar Goes Visiting
London Methuen & Company 1969 041616370X 1st UK Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
4to hbk; 1st UK edition; Vg; one of the books produced in France for television as 'Tele-Babar' and then in the UK as 'The Adventures of Babar on Television; Very good glazed picture boards The book begins introducing the TV studio and the programme, with two colour illustrations (one full page). The rest of the book is illustrated with film stills. Seven stories - Babar buys a bouquet, Babar goes visiting, dinner-time, Babar's room, a well-dressed elephant needs a hat, Babar and the photographer, Babar tells his story. It then signs off letting you know about his other television book. A nice item Once again a bit too big for the scanner, so I have got in as much as possible! ; The Adventures of Babar on Television; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6542 De Brunhoff, Laurent & M Jean Craig (Trans) Babar Goes to America
London Collins 1969 0001950630 1st UK Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- 
4to hbk; 1st UK edition; the cover has been covered with clear sticky back plastic by a previous owner to protect it (unfortunately! ) ; a couple of cover corners bumped/damaged; contents generally clean & sound - one or 2 minor marks; book slightly too big for scanner, so a bit is missed off; ; Babar; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6543 De Crespigny, Mrs Philip Champion & Lodge, O (Foreword by) This World - and Beyond
London: cassell, 1934 1934 Hardcover 
Hbk; 1st edition; G++; spine has discoloured; gold lettering; internally a good clean sound copy, only spoilt by a little foxing to blocked page foredges; 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6544 De Foe, Daniel & Halswelle, Keeley (Engravings) The Life and Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner. Written by Himself. Carefully Reprinted from the Original Edition. with an Introductory Memoir of Daniel De Foe, a Memoir of Alexander Selkirk, an Account of Peter Serrano and Other Interesting Additions
London Thomas Nelson & Sons c1880 Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Keeley Halswelle 
An old copy of this classic. The worn illustrated cloth cover has a little damage as can be seen in the picture on ABE or our own site at peakirkbooks.com. The spine has discoloured with age; contents are generally solid, clean & sound; tissue (foxed) protected frontis; 70+ engravings, plus portrait of author, a map of Robinson Crusoe's island, de Foe's tomb, facsimiles of original title pages etc. Book contains a 38 page biography of author at front, which includes a critique of his work; analytical index at rear; the copy is not dated but believed to be circa end of 1870's ; Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 654 pages 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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6545 De Fossard, Esta; Illus McLeod, Neil & Twelftree, Lynn Koala and the Dragon
Melbourne; Vantage House; 1983 0867890029 
P/b; vg-; 4to; 30pp; bottom corner creased throughout; scarce 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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6546 De Foubert, E. M. The Fourth Form Mystery
London ;Cassell; 1930 1930 Hardcover 
H/b; g+; 8vo; 154pp; cover worn; foxing on edges and heavy on epa; marks on some pages; pres label in fep; 1st ed 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6547 De Foubert, E. M. That Term At the Towers
London ;Cassell; 1927 1930 Hardcover 
1st edition; Hbk; blue cloth boards illustrated with girl sitting on deckchair knitting and boy sitting on cushion reading; cloth on cover worn at folds; presentation sticker on fep; b/w frontis; G++ 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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6548 De Foubert, E. M. The Vac At St Verda's
London Nelson N.D. Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Brier, E E 
H/b; orange cloth cover which is worn at edges; gift inscription; colour frontis; G+; good solid copy; colour ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6549 De Foubert, E. M. & M'Whor, A (Illus) For the Sake of Shirley
London: Nelson, nd Hardcover 
Hbk; no d/w; colour frontis; quite a well read/worn copy; g+ 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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6550 De Foubert, E. M. ; The Girl from Back-Of-Beyond
London; OUP; 1929 1929 Hardcover 
1st ed. Hbk; blue cloth boards illustrated with girl sitting on deckchair knitting and boy sitting on cushion reading; cloth splitting a little at spine; G++; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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6551 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George Pixie O'Shaughnessy
London London; Religious Tract Society,nd N.D. Hardback Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by W H C Groome 
H/b; vg/g++; 8vo; attractive copy in an unclipped d/w, that has some internal mends; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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6552 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) A Houseful of Girls
London Religious Tract Society, c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
H/b in dustwrapper; vg/vg-; blue cloth cover with gold gilt lettering to spine; colour frontis; name inside (not authors) ; minor foxing to blocked page edges; gorgeous illustrated dustwrapper, small loss to bottom of spine of d/w (just a large chip) , but still looks attractive; illustration of girl with a sweeping broom on spine of d/w; this is a series in which Vaizey books for girls were 'reissued in new and artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design' (from the rear of d/w; ) they make a beautiful set. ; Vaizey Books for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6553 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) Big game
London Religious Tract Society, c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
H/b in dustwrapper; vg/vg; blue cloth cover with gold gilt lettering to spine; colour frontis; name inside (not authors) ; minor foxing to blocked page edges; gorgeous illustrated dustwrapper, illustration of girl examining her hat on spine of d/w; this is a series in which Vaizey books for girls were 'reissued in new and artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design' (from the rear of d/w; ) they make a beautiful set. ; Vaizey Books for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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6554 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) A College Girl
London Religious Tract Society, c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
H/b in dustwrapper; vg/vg-; blue cloth cover with gold gilt lettering to spine; colour frontis; name inside (not authors) ; minor foxing to blocked page edges; large chip to bottom edge of spine of d/w; gorgeous illustrated dustwrapper, illustration of girl eating bowl of strawberries - I think - on spine of d/w; this is a series in which Vaizey books for girls were 'reissued in new and artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design' they make a beautiful set. This is a particularly attractive copy of a scarcer title. ; Vaizey Books for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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6555 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) About Peggy Saville
London; Religious Tract Society Hardcover Good+ 
H/b; g+; 8vo; 308pp; worn appearance; spine faded; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6556 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) About Peggy Saville
London; Religious Tract Society Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Mee 
This is an early copy ( undated - inscription 1906) as the author is stated as Jessie Mansergh with her married name in brackets underneath on the title page; green cloth cover with gold gilt has just the author Jessie Mansergh and no mention of de Horbne Vaizey; H/b; g+; 8vo; 255pp; ; worn appearance; b/w frontis; 2 loose plates and 1 further attached plate; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6557 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) About Peggy Saville
London; Religious Tract Society N.D. Hardcover Good+ 
8vo hardback; illustrated board/cloth covers; red based with picture of lady waving handkerchief standing by a tree; blue sky; gold lettering; illustrated spine; b/w frontis; illus on title page; another b/w plate; catalogue of 'popular stories by well-known writers' at rear; ; Peggy Saville; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6558 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) More about Peggy
UK RTS c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Hbk in d/w; gift inscription inside cover; (not author's) ; vg copy of book; edition is 'Vaizey Books for Girls' reissue in 'artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design'; this d/w, although scarce, is only in fair condition; it is largely completebut quite torn and repaired. It is however pretty. Illustration of girl with spade on spine of d/w; this particular edition of these books make a lovely set; ; Vaizey Book for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6559 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) Pixie O'Shaughnessy
London London; Religious Tract Society,nd N.D. Tenth Printing Hardback Good+ Illustrated by W H C Groome 
H/b; g++; 8vo; front hinge cracked; colour frontis; illustrated cloth board covers; gift inscription dated 1918; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6560 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) About Peggy Saville
London; Religious Tract Society Hardcover Fair 
H/b; illus boards; ; reading copy only; g-; 8vo; 308pp; heavy foxing on edges and eps; some foxing throughout; damage to front cover and early pages - please see picture on our own site or abe ; illus spine; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6561 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) The Independence of Claire
London Religious Tract Society, c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
H/b in dustwrapper; vg/vg; blue cloth cover with gold gilt lettering to spine; colour frontis; name inside (not authors) ; minor foxing to blocked page edges; gorgeous illustrated dustwrapper, illustration of girl smelling flowers on spine of d/w; this is a series in which Vaizey books for girls were 'reissued in new and artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design' they make a beautiful set. This is a particularly attractive copy of a scarcer title. ; Vaizey Books for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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6562 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) The Love Affairs of Pixie
UK RTS N.D. Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Undated hbk; pale blue cloth boards; gold gilt lettering to spine; pretty colour frontis; a little foxing to page edges; good clean solid copy; vg-/vg-; d/w has a little damageand some sellotape on the inside of spine, but when age is considered this has survived remarkably well; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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6563 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) More about Pixie!
London RTS N.D. Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Hbk in d/w; 8vo; blue cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine foxing to the page edges; colour frontis; 1930's edition; very clean d/w (white background) ; small closed tear; attractive copy; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6564 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) About Peggie Saville
UK RTS c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Hbk in d/w; gift inscription on fep; (not author's) ; vg copy of book; edition is 'Vaizey Books for Girls' reissue in 'artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design'; the illustration on the spine is of a school girl; although attractive, this d/w has small loss around the edges and some closed tears; this particular edition of these books make a most attractive set in dustwrappers; ; Vaizey Book for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6565 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) A Houseful of Girls
London; Religious Tract Society, nd Eighth Printing Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Victor Prout 
H/b; vg-; 8vo; 255pp plus catalogue of other books at rear of 'Popular stories by Well-Known Writers'; illustrated cloth boards tan/green/black - girl playing violin on spine, and girls cleaning on front cover; gold gilt lettering to front & spine; b/w frontis plus further 6 b/w plates; pages worn/marked with age; G+; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6566 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) The Fortunes of the Farrells
London Religious Tract Society, c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by W H C Groome 
H/b in dustwrapper; vg/vg-; blue cloth cover with gold gilt lettering to spine; colour frontis; gift inscription (not authors) ; minor foxing to blocked page edges; gorgeous illustrated dustwrapper, spoilt only by small loss to bottom edge of spine; illustration of man with walking stick on spine of d/w; this is a series in which Vaizey books for girls were 'reissued in new and artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design' (from the rear of d/w; ) they make a beautiful set. ; Vaizey Books for Girls Illustration of Man with Walking Stick on Spine; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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6567 De Horne Vaizey, Mrs George (aka Jessie Mansergh) The Love Affairs of Pixie
UK RTS c1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Hbk in d/w; gift inscription on fep; (not author's) ; vg copy of book; edition is 'Vaizey Books for Girls' reissue in 'artistic wrappers of unique and attractive design'; the illustration on the spine is of an older lady; an attractive d/w with small loss to bottom of spine and a small closed tear; not price clipped; this particular edition of these books make a most attractive set in dustwrappers; ; Vaizey Book for Girls; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6568 De La Fontaine, Jean & Wright, Elizur (Trans) & Dore, Gustave (Illus & Decor) The Fables - a Selection
London: Jupiter, 1975 1975 0904041263 Hardcover 
Lge 4to in d/w; Vg/Vg-; red on d/w has faded; illustrated; in both French language & English 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6569 De La Mare, Walter Miss Jemima
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1925 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Alec Buckels 
Square 8vo hbk; very pretty colour picture oblong paste on to front cover; 3 b/w full page line drawing plates; contents reasonable, but book has been well read over the years; a lovely story concerning fairies and a girl and her grannie; The Jolly Bookshelf; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6570 De La Mare, Walter Motley and Other Poems
London : Constable & Co 1921 1921 Hardcover Good 
Hbk, G, grubby blue boards, spine loose, attached along front side only. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6571 De La Mare, Walter & Graham, Eleanor (Selected by) Poems
Harmondsworth Puffin Books 1962 1st Puffin edition Hardcover Very Good- 
1st Puffin edition; pbk; Complete spine; cover corner creased; fep has creased corner too; pp browning; good clean copy without handwriting inside; ; Puffin Story Books; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6572 De La Mare, Walter. Time Passes & Other Poems.
London : Faber & Faber 1945 1945 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Hbk with d/w, Vg/G, Browning white d. W with open tears along top edge. Name written on fep. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6573 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Ardizzone, Edward Peacock Pie
London; Faber; 1970 0571056091 Paperback Very Good- 
P/b; vg-; 8vo; 121pp ; some cover creasing, 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6574 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Bold Broomsticks and Other Tales
London; Constable; nd (1st ed?) First Edition Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Bold 
Possible 1st edition; h/b no d/w; G++; rust cloth boards with gold gilt decoration & lettering; a little wear to cloth at ends of spine; front hinge just starting to crack; designs by Bold; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6575 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Gill, Margery Tom Tiddler's Ground
London; Bodley Head; 1975 1975 0370010469 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Margery Gill 
H/b; d/w; vg/vg+; 8vo; 255pp; ex lib with label torn from fep causing slight damage; rubber stamp in fep; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6576 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Hawkins, Irene The Dutch Cheese
London; Faber & Faber; 1946 - 1st thus Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Irene Hawkins 
H/b; d/w; vg-/g; 8vo; 143pp; scribble in feps; d/w torn; 1st thus; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6577 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Hawkins, Irene. The Scarecrow and Other Stories
London; Faber and Faber 1945 1945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Irene Hawkins 
Hbk in d. W, 8vo, Vg/G+, grey spine black writing. Name on fep. 1st Edition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6578 De La Mare, Walter; Illus Ionicus Dick Whittington
London; Hulton Press; 1951 1951 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- Illustrated by Ionicus 
H/b; illus boards; Vg-; 8vo; horizontal format; slight damage to spine; back cover grubby; 1st ed, cream / red spine no writing. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6579 De La Mennais Troisiemes Melanges
Paris; Paul Daubree Et Cailleux 1835 Hardcover Good 
H/b; g; 8vo; 431pp; edges rough cut; heavily foxed at page edges and prelims; cover worn, esp spine; French text; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6580 De La Motte Fouque Undine the Water Sprite - Brodie Book No 47
London; James Brodie Paperback Very Good- 
P/b; stapled; vg-; 8vo; 63pp; red cover with black lettering & decoration; some general wear; schools ed; Brodie Books 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6581 De La Pasture, Mrs Henry. The Unlucky Family
London : Black swan privately printed 1988 
Hbk no d. W, Vg, 8vo, silver boards grey spine silver writing, 1 of 750 privately printed in 1988. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6582 De La Roche, M. The Whiteoak Brothers
London: book club,n.d. Hardcover 
Book club ed. Hbk with d/w; Vg-/G++; book - blue cloth covers; d/w - wear/nicks to edges; ; illustrated; 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6583 De La Roche, M. The Whiteoak Brothers
London: Macmillan, 1954 rep 1954 0333088093 Hardcover 
Hbk with d/w; Vg-/G; ; book - blue cloth covers; d/w loss to top of spine - a couple of inches; 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6584 De La Roche, Mazo Variable Winds At Jalna
London; Macmillan; 1955 1955 Hardcover 
H/b; vg; 8vo; 329pp; 1st ed 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6585 De La Touche, Grace (Retells) Goldilocks and the Three Bears:
London: Grandreams, 1993 0862279526 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Hbk; Illustrated boards; 8vo; Illustrated by Pam Storey: Vg+; ; Good Night Sleep Tight Storybooks; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6586 De Leeuw, Adele & Blake, Quentin Horseshoe Harry and the Whale
London: Dennis Dobson, 1979 0234721642 First Edition Thus; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- Illustrated by Quentin Blake 
Hbk in illustrated board covers; top of spine has been puttled back; VG-; fep has very small corner cut off; no inscriptions; usual great Blake colour illustrations; (1st published in magazines, this is first hbk edition) ; ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6587 De Maupassant, Guy. Baer, Howard (Illus) The Cocotte (Boule De Suif) and Three Other Stories
London ; Franklin Watts 1971 1971 0851661548 First Edition Thus Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Howard Baer 
Hbk in d/w, Vg/Vg, 4to, White Spine Black writing. Dedication on fep (Not author).1st edition thus; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6588 De Menezes, Patricia Crafts from the Countryside
London: Hamlyn, 1981 1981 Hardcover 
4to hbk with d/w; Vg/Vg; 1st edition 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6589 De Meza, David The Treasure of Hurstley Grange
UK: Pickering and Inglis, 1959 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Hbk in d/w; Vg+/Vg-; edges of wrapper worn; Red Cord Series; Vol. 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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6590 De Paola, Tomie The Christmas Pageant
London; Picture Lions; 1981 1981 0006618782 Paperback Good+ 
P/b; g+; 8vo; horizontal format; slight damage to bottom front corner; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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6591 De Regniers, Beatrice Schenk May I Bring a Friend?
London Collins 1966 0689827296 1st UK ed; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Beni Montresor 
1st UK ed hbk in d/w; large square 8vo; slight musty smell; great colour illustrations; ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6592 De Regniers, Beatrice Schenk Et Al; Illus Sendak, Maurice Et Al Sing a Song of Popcorn
London; Hodder & Stoughton; 1989 
H/b; illus boards; maroon cloth spine gold writing; vg+; 4to; 142pp 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6593 De Rojas, Fernando The Spanish Bawd, Being the Tragi-Comedy of Calisto and Melibea
London: The Folio Society, 1973 1973 Hardcover 
Folio hbk in slipcase; spine a little browned/marked; slipcase worn 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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6594 De Roo, Ann Cinnamon and Nutmeg
London; Piccolo; 1974 1974 0330241125 
P/b; vg- 8vo; 188pp; front cover has small crease 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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6595 De Roo, Ann Mick's Country Cousins
London; Macmillan, 1974 0333154495 
1st edition hbk in d/w; Vg+/Vg; very nice copy; slightly browning d/w; 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6596 De Roo, Anne Scrubb Fire
London; Heinemann; 1977 1977 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
H/b; d/w; vg+/vg+; 8vo; 106pp; 1st ed; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6597 De Selincourt, Aubrey & De Selincourt, Guy (Illus) One Good Tern
London: Routledge, 1948 - rep 1948 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Guy De Selincourt 
Hbk in d/w; ex-library book; usual stamps; Vg-/Vg-; ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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6598 De Selincourt, Aubrey & De Selincourt, Guy (Illus) One More Summer
London London: Routledge, 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
1st ed. Hbk no d/w; Vg; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6599 De Selincourt, Ernest (Ed) ; Helen Darbishire (compiler) The Way of Literature: Fourth Book
London Collins 1924 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
H/b; vg-; 8vo; 232pp; foxing on edges; on the title page the word SPECIMEN is stamped in a rubber stamp, so this was obviously a specimen copy; some pages marked; book 4 in this series differs from the earlier readers, which for younger children, in that the contents are drawn more largely from the great literature of the world, for young and old alike. It includes greek myths, Norwegian folk-lore; Spanish literature (don Quixote) Shakespeare, Dickens, and some real life. There is also poetry - all suitable for children. ; The Way of Literature; Vol. 4; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6600 De Selincourt, Hugh The Saturday Match
UK Dent & Son 1937 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by James Thorpe 
Quite scarce - from the Tales of Sport and Games series; comes in a colour photocopied d/w; green cloth boards, slightly marked; fep removed; foxing to half title page; generally clean & solid with occasional foxing spot; ; Tales of Sport and Games; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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