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WORDSWORTH'S POEMS FOR THE YOUNG
Written by William Wordsworth. Illustrated by John MacWhirter; John Pettie; J.E. Millais.
Stock no. 2134264
Published by Alexander Strahan & Co.. 1st 1863. Almost very good condition.
Brown/red cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. Brown endpapers. 50 illustrations by MacWhirter and Pettie and a vignette by Millais. 90 pages plus 10 page booklist to rear. All edges gilt. 2" split to front side of spine; chipping/fraying to cloth at top and tail of spine. Corners are bumped, with wear. Name in pencil/gilt to front endpaper. Joints are cracked. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.
Small format. Pictorial front cover and spine. Red pictorial endpapers. 24 colour plates. 96 pages. Spine and corners are worn with some slight loss of surface paper. Covers are lightly scratched. Some light foxing to contents.
Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to contents. Simple story told in rhyme. 62 pages. 9 x 6.5". Spine bumped, covers edge rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn.
LET'S HAVE A BITE! A BANQUET OF BEASTLY RHYMES
Written by Robert L. Forbes. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1320433
Published by Overlook Duckworth. 1st USA 2010. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, black titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Find the mouse in each illustration! ISBN: 9781590204092. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Light evidence of erased pencil to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is slightly browned and edge rubbed. Remains of a sticky label to rear panel.
STRUWWELPETER OR, MERRY STORIES AND FUNNY PICTURES
Written by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 1320432
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.
Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 24 pages printed one side only. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Rear cover slightly grubby. Foxing and some fingering to contents. Light smell of tobacco to contents.
Or, The Mount For Market. Purple cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front cover. Colour illustrations. All edges gilt. Ex-lib with usual library labels and markings. Spine browned, boards discoloured and marked. Corners worn. Front endpaper missing. Joints cracked but binding tight. All plates present. Some grubby marks to contents.
Small format. Green boards with red lettering. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 52 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Front joint cracked. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks at page margins.
A reproduction from "The Children's Tableaux", first published in 1896 by Ernest Nister. Glazed pictorial boards. 5 wonderful pop-up scenes. ISBN: 0510000908. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Slight wear to spine edges. Some fading to covers. Pale browning to spine and a small damp stain to rear edge of spine. Contents fine.
Outdoor games played on the streets of London. Yellow cloth boards, title to spine. Originally published in 1916, this copy is re-issued by Singing Tree Press. Ex-lib with usual markings and label remains, also some marks and remains of labels to boards. Boards are a little grubby. Contents otherwise clean.
Title to front cover: Cinderella and Other Nursery Stories. Comprising: Cinderella; The Three Bearsl; The Pets; Tom Thumb; Punch and Judy. 40 pages of colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth at corners. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks; page corners creased.
Smaller format. Red/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. 3 Kronheim plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning with some uneven fading to cover edges and spine. Split/tear to cloth to one edge of cover; some fraying to cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little writing to front pastedown. A few margin marks and the odd foxspot.
In addition to a new rhyming alphabet, the nursery child's first introduction to numbers, coins, measure, time, the days, months and seasons and even some first prayers. Black pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. 86 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges slightly worn. Some light foxing. A light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, slight loss of surface paper to top corner of rear panel.