Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

384 stock records found. Did you know that you can now search our sold stock? Look for the 'sold stock' filter at the bottom of the filter options.

LAYS OF A LONDONER
Written by Clement Scott.
Stock no. 2134802
Published by David Bogue. 1st 1882. Almost very good condition.

Peach cloth with gil title and dark brown vignettes. Book of verse. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing and page browning.

Buy now for £20.00 Add to Wish List

NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2134780
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1928. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine is browned with bumping and wear to top and tail. Corners are bumped. A few small marks to covers. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, prelims, outer page edges and a few to page margins. Contents are generally still very good.

Buy now for £58.00 Add to Wish List

TOM PUSS IN NURSERY RHYMELAND
Written by Marten Toonder. Illustrated by Marten Toonder.
Stock no. 1321152
Published by Marks and Spencer Limited. Circa 1948. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Bright colour pictures throughout. Covers are edge worn with slight loss of surface paper at corners. Tiny hole to front edge of spine. Spine bumped at top and tail. Grubby fingermarks to contents. Light tobacco smell to contents.

Buy now for £38.00 Add to Wish List

THE BABY'S OPERA
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2134729
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Printed in colours by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. A Book of Old Rhymes with New Dresses, The Music by the Earliest Masters. Binding is starting to become weak. Corners are bumped with heavy wear; chipping and some loss. Uneven fading to covers. Foxing and marks. Stitching is pulled in several places.

Buy now for £18.00 Add to Wish List

JOHN AND ME & THE DICKERY DOG
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2134725
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue and gold mottled boards, light blue cloth spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded with a few marks. Wear and bumping to cover edges; a few chips. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

Buy now for £18.00 Add to Wish List

NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2134723
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 12th Good condition.

Charming Colour Books series. Green cloth, black titles. Pictorial oval onlay to front. Illustrated endpapers. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Marks to spine and front cover. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth in places. Inscription in ink to front pastedown/endpaper. Foxing throughout. 1 plate is MISSING.

Buy now for £20.00 Add to Wish List

SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 1321148
Good condition.

Once of R. Caldecott's Picture Books. Pale blue pictorial cardwraps. 30 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. Original price one shilling. Spine covered with white typing fluid (perhaps to strengthen it). Foxing and light tobacco smell to contents.

Buy now for £30.00 Add to Wish List

THE QUEEN OF HEARTS AND OTHER NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Esme Eve.
Stock no. 1321147
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Mother Goose Book: Part Three. Original published as a large edition, now divided into four parts, of which this is the third. Pale blue boards with dark blue title to spine. 152 pages. Colour and two-tone illustrations throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Small brown spot to front cover. Endpapers lightly browned and slightly grubby. Dustwrapper is worn, creased and torn with tape repairs on verso.

Buy now for £24.00 Add to Wish List

AT HOME
Written by J.G. Sowerby; Thos. Crane. Illustrated by J.G. Sowerby; Thomas Crane.
Stock no. 2134715
Published by Marcus Ward & Co.. Circa 1881. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Foxing throughout, with a few grubby margin marks.

Buy now for £58.00 Add to Wish List

LITTLE ANN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Jane Taylor; Ann Taylor. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2134709
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1883. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine and corners, cream pictorial boards. Plain endpapers. 64 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. All edges green. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuffing and marks to covers. Wear to cloth corners, which have a little fraying to cloth. Foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

Buy now for £54.00 Add to Wish List

JUMPING JOHNNY
Written by Kitty Why.
Stock no. 1321110
Published by Amex Company Ltd.. Good condition.

Based on the rhyme by Kitty Why. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations to each page (14) with small paragraph of text below. Covers are creased and a bit grubby. Staples rusty. Some slight markings to contents.

Buy now for £14.00 Add to Wish List

EDWARD LEAR'S COMPLETE NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Edward Lear; Richard Beards.
Stock no. 1320857
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Yellow decorated cloth. Illustrations by the author, hand-coloured for this edition by Richard Beards. Cover design and colouring of illustrations by Richard Beards. 286 pages. A beautiful book. Introduced by Blake. Third printing. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Publisher's slipcase is just a little rubbed at edges.

Buy now for £15.00 Add to Wish List