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JOJO'S REVENGE!
Written by Mick Inkpen. Illustrated by Mick Inkpen.
Stock no. 2135572
Published by Discovery Toys, Inc.. Circa 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. This edition published and distributed exclusively by Discovery Toys, Inc. Originally published by Walker Books Ltd. ISBN: 0939979403.

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NAUGHTY SAMMY
Written by Ron Van Der Meer; Atie Van Der Meer. Illustrated by Atie Van Der Meer; Ron Van Der Meer.
Stock no. 2135565
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st 1979. Very good condition.

Smaller oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Small amount of text. ISBN: 0241101409. Uneven browning to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink and grubby marks to front endpaper. Page edge browning.

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RICHARD
Written by Charles Keeping. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2135564
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

The story of Richard, a Police Horse belonging to the Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police Force. Brilliant full-page colour pictures, minimal text. Pictorial boards. Large format. 11 x 8.5 inches. Unpaginated. ISBN: 0192796917. Light bumping to spine and cover edges. Fading to spine.

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LITTLE PICKLE
Written by Peter Collington. Illustrated by Peter Collington.
Stock no. 2135563
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

Mischievous Little Pickle is always in trouble of one kind or another. But life is at its most exciting during the adventure that begins as a quiet walk with Mum - and becomes a perilous voyage at sea! No text - a story entirely told through pictures. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041654780X. Spine is faded; browning to top corner of rear cover.

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MAXIE'S MICE
Written by Marlene Reidel. Illustrated by Marlene Reidel.
Stock no. 1321615
Published by MacMillan. 1st UK 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. Full-page colour pictures. Minimal text. Large format. ISBN: 0333235452. Spine slightly bumped. Browning to covers. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is browned and torn at edges with tape repairs on verso.

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OUR DARLINGS: AT HOME, IN TOWN, AT THE SEA-SIDE, IN THE COUNTRY, AT PLAY
Written by Mars. Illustrated by Mars.
Stock no. 1818422
Published by George Routledge & Sons. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

A picture book with minimal text. Oblong format. Bevelled edge boards. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Green, floral endpapers. 47 pages. Edges rubbed, corners worn, boards a little browned and scuffed. Joints repaired. Diagonal corner crease to lower corner of free front endpaper is fragile and liable to tear. Vertical crease to half-title page. Light browning to contents with minor grubby marks in places.

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HURRAY FOR PEREGRINE PIG
No author listed. Illustrated by Tatjana Hauptmann.
Stock no. 1318181
Published by Ernest Benn. 1st 1980. Good condition.

Large square format. Matt pictorial boards. Follow Peregrine Pig's adventures through the full-page colour pictures (no text). Some pages shaped and cut-out to provide 3D scenes. A delightful picture book. ISBN: 0510000916. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Foxing to covers. Front joint is just starting to crack. There is light foxing on the reverse of the pages (white paper, not visible on illustrated sides).

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HECTOR PROTECTOR AND AS I WENT OVER THE WATER
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1318026
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Two nonsense nursery rhymes wonderfully illustrated by full-page colour pictures. 7.5 x 8.5". Unpaginated. ISBN: 0370007743. Spine bumped. Light page browning throughout. There is a small damp mark to textblock (but it doens't affect the actual pages). Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is grubby and edge rubbed.

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UNO'S GARDEN
Written by Graeme Base. Illustrated by Graeme Base.
Stock no. 1817627
Published by Penguin; Viking. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An illuminating blend of storybook, puzzle book and numbers book - a moving and timely tale about how we all unknowingly affect the environment around us, just by being there, and how we can always learn from our mistakes and find ways of doing things better. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Fabulous colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780670041916. Light rubbing to dustwrapper corners.

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THE FIRST DOG
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 1817625
Published by Harcourt, Inc. Circa 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An exciting tale of adventure in prehistoric times, the author convincingly portrays the growth of the warm bond between man and animal that must, long, long ago, have resulted in the first domesticated dog. Large format. Beige cloth boards with black title to spine. Full colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0152276505. Reprint, 'K' printing.

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JAN BRETT'S SNOWY TREASURY
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130705
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st USA 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Contains four picture book bestsellers by Brett. Includes Gingerbread Baby; The Mitten; The Hat; The Three Snow Bears. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780399254017.

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VICTORIANS ABROAD
Written by John S. Goodall. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 2128486
Published by Macmillan London Limited. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small oblong format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine and vignettes. Colour illustrations throughout. No text. ISBN: 0333284534. Brown line to front endpaper. Very slight fading to cover edges. Contents are lovely and bright!

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