Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

CATS (CHILDRENS)

You are viewing all stock in the "CATS (CHILDRENS)" category. We currently have 240 books in this category in stock.

240 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

KATJE THE WINDMILL CAT
Written by Gretchen Woelfle. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley.
Stock no. 1504445
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A heroic tale inspired by a true story that took place over 500 years ago. Large oblong format. Decorated boards. Wonderful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0744580161. SIGNED by illustrator on title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn. A lovely copy.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £32.00 Enquire about this book

TINKER, TAILOR
Written by Edric Vredenburg. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1314506
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1914. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, brown paperboards. Front cover has vignettes of cats with central pictorial onlay of a cat tailor sewing on a patch. 12 wonderful colour plates and numerous b/w drawings - all of cats! 136 pages plus 4 page publication list. Spine and corners bumped and worn with slight loss of paper covering to lower front corner. Some light wrinkling to paper covering on covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and light fingering to contents, light pink stain to inner margin of last plate (affecting the illustration slightly). A very desirable copy of a scarce Wain title. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £620.00 Enquire about this book

ME AND MY PUSSIES
Written by Honor C. Appleton. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1404026
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cream boards showing a girl holding 2 cats with a third on the floor. Black titles to front. Cream cloth spine. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 31 pages. Spine bumped and browned. Corners bumped and rubbed. Some marks to front cover. Both covers are grubby. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front endpaper is missing. Browning to front pastedown, verso of frontis and rear endpapers. Some foxing to page edges and margins and a few marks but contents are mostly clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £140.00 Enquire about this book

NICHOLAS CATCHES THE CROOKS
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 2116573
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Nicholas Book No. 7. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Wear to cover edges. Name to belongs to box. Wrapper is faded to spine with much creasing to edges and tears/chips, with some loss.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE ADVENTURES OF TIDDLYWINKS
Written by Ierne L. Plunket.
Stock no. 1503989
Published by Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd.. circa 1933. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial paper boards. 3 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Spine browned, a few marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Small dark spot (ink?) to first page of text and page opposite. Two hinges cracked but binding still tight. A little light foxing and browning to contents.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £30.00 Enquire about this book

A PEEP INTO CAT-LAND
Written by Aimee De V. Dawson; et al. Illustrated by Constance E. Howell.
Stock no. 1314249
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1890. Very good condition.

Life sketches by Howell with descriptions by Dawson and others. Cloth spine, pale green pictorial boards. Floral decorated endpapers. 32 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Corners worn. Covers have a few light scratch marks at edges. Endpapers lightly browned. Grubby fingermarks to page margins otherwise contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £100.00 Enquire about this book

THE THREE WHITE KITTENS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314230
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. 4 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Printed one side only. New staples along spine edge. Covers slightly grubby. Some slight colour transfer from the illustrations but otherwise the contents are clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £30.00 Enquire about this book

PUSSIES AT MISCHIEF
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314228
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. 4 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Printed on one side only. New staples along spine edge. Covers slightly grubby. Some slight colour transfer from the illustrations but otherwise the contents are clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £30.00 Enquire about this book

PUSSYCATS AND BOW-WOWS
No author listed. Illustrated by Gilbert Haldane Dodd.
Stock no. 1313583
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. circa 1915. Good condition.

Untearable pages, mounted on cotton cloth. Large format. Green cloth with gilt title and pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations plus multi-colour text and text illustrations. Includes the rhyme "Three Little Kittens" and a story "The Dog's Party". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers replaced. Inscription in ink to title-page. Title-page and first text page separated at lower corner, some page creases and grubby marks to contents.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £84.00 Enquire about this book

MAX AND THE MISSING MEGASTAR
Written by Terrance Dicks. Illustrated by Toni Goffe.
Stock no. 1712313
Published by Piccadilly Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

A Cat Called Max. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 51 pages. ISBN: 185340103x.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £8.00 Enquire about this book

PUSS IN BOOTS
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Gunars Krollis.
Stock no. 1503061
Published by Liesma Publishers. Slightly better than good condition.

Translated from French by Michelle MacGrath. Also contains story called The Fairy. Large format 11.75 x 9". Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Creasing and bubbles to laminate on covers. Lower corners creased. Spine bumped and faded. Two small numbers stamped on verso of last text page. Contents generally clean but have slight musty smell.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £16.00 Enquire about this book

THE JOLLY KITTEN BOOK
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by F.A. Williams.
Stock no. 2114788
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine; pictorial front cover. 2 colour plates, plus other b/w plates and illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Binding is starting to become a bit weak in places; front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to pages.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book