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THE CARVED CARTOON: A PICTURE OF THE PAST
Written by Austin Clare.
Stock no. 1318635
Published by The Sheldon Press. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 255 pages plus catalogue to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some slight rubbing to covers. Heavy pencil name erased to front free-endpaper (but still readable due to indentations made in the paper). Heavy foxing to contents.

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NOS BEBES CHIENS
Written by Yvonne Ostroga. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1318634
Published by Librairie Hachette. Circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine, grey boards with colour illustrations. Blue pictorial endpapers. 12 colour pictures plus b/w text illustrations. Unpaginated. Covers grubby. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Some page browning. Foxing to contents. Hinges cracked and pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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MRS OVERTHEWAY'S REMEMBRANCES
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by M.V. Wheelhouse.
Stock no. 1318633
Published by G. Bell & Sons Ltd.. 1925. Very good condition.

Queen's Treasures Series. Brown cloth, cream titles and decorations. Blue pictorial endpapers. Lovely colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Cloth slightly grubby. Some foxing else contents clean.

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AN EAR FOR UNCLE EMIL
Written by E.R. Gaggin. Illustrated by Kate Seredy.
Stock no. 1318632
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Red cloth with yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. 254 pages. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby, spine faded. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Neat colouring to one of the illustrations. Heavy foxing to contents.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1318631
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Grey-green cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. 30 colour plates. 472 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Spine slightly bumped, foxed and rubbed. Small brown spot to top edge of front cover. Foxing to contents otherwise clean.

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PETER DUCK
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 1318630
Published by Jonathan Cape. 8th 1937. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt title to front. Front endpaper is a chart of the atlantic ocean. B/w text illustrations throughout. 431 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some foxing to contents.

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MISTRESS MASHAM'S REPOSE
Written by T.H. White. Illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg.
Stock no. 1318629
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A tale of a fascinating miniature 18th-century world of Lilliputians, set among the decaying grandeur of an eccentric ducal estate. Orange cloth with black titles and vignette. B/w text illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some discolouration to top and tail of spine. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss, spine and rear panel is grubby and there is a small piece of loss to lower corner of front panel.

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THE SINGING FOREST
Written by H. Mortimer Batten. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1318628
Published by William Blackwood. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. B/w text illustrations. The life of a Highland Red Deer. Spine bumped with some fading at top. Some foxing to prelims otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with some loss. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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BECASSINE PENDANT LA GRANDE GUERRE
Written by Caumery. Illustrated by J.P. Pinchon.
Stock no. 1318627
Published by Editions Gautier-Languereau. 1977. Very good condition.

Large format. Pink cloth spine, pictorial front board. Decorated endpapers. 61 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. Text is in French. ISBN: 2217100033. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers a bit marked. Contents clean.

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MISCELLANY ONE
Written by Edward Blishen. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith; Charles Keeping; et al..
Stock no. 1318626
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book that has something for every young reader! Short-stories by well known authors, such as Rosemary Sutcliff and Eric Allen. There are also poems of all sorts scattered throughout the book. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. 202 pages. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at spine and corners. Contents fine.

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THE LITTLE ONE'S LOG: BABY'S RECORD
Written by Eva Erleigh. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318625
Published by The Library Press Ltd.. 1935. Good condition.

Pink cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w plates and text illustrations. Details completed throughout the book for Sybil Gillian (Jill) Clark born 1936. Spine and corners bumped, dent to top edge. Fading to spine. 1 plates has been re-inserted with frayed edges. Heavy foxing throughot.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1931
Written by Joyce Lankester Brisley; et al. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318624
Published by Daily Mirror. 1931. Almost very good condition.

The 9th year of the Pip and Squeak annual. Blue cloth spine. Front covers shows red car driving over a bed of nails! Colour plates & b/w illustrations. Covers edge worn, slightly grubby to rear cover. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Rear free-endpaper is lightly creased. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

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