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THE BEGINNING OF THE ARMADILLOES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1320960
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

A Just So Story. Green pictorial glazed boards. Red endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. 31 pages. 9.5 x 7". ISBN: 0333341384. Slight fading to spine and cover edges. Some foxing to contents.

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THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY
Written by Charles Dickens; Christopher Hibbert. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1821117
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduced by Christopher Hibbert, Green cloth spine with gilt title and decorations. Pink patterned boards. B/w illustrations. Top edge pink. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition, split to one edge but not broken.

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THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1320145
Published by Folio Society. 1981. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine with gilt title and decorations. Orange patterned boards. B/w illustrations. Top edge yellow. SIGNED by the artist to half title-page. Spine is lightly browned. Textblock is just a little grubby. Publisher's green slipcase is a little browned at edges and top with minimal wear to opening corners.

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OUR MUTUAL FRIENDS
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1320029
Published by Folio Society. 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green decorated cloth spine with blue decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and corners lightly rubbed. Contained in a green slipcase which is worn with two edges split.

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BARNABY RUDGE A TALE OF THE RIOTS OF 'EIGHTY
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1320026
Published by Folio Society. 1987. Fine condition.

Dark green cloth spine, with black title box and gilt title. Decorated orange boards. Top edge orange. B/w illustrations. Contained in a green slipcase which is slightly grubby at edges and tiny bumps at top corners of opening.

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ADAM AND PARADISE ISLAND
Written by Charles Keeping. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1506809
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition.

The story of a muddy creek with a small island in the middle called Paradise. How the local people fought against the decision to build a motorway. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Striking colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0192798421. Light page edge browning and some light browning to spine.

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WILLIE'S FIRE-ENGINE
Written by Charles Keeping. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1506804
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1980. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 019279728X. Spine lightly browned. Laminate has a lot of small vertical creases, production error. Light browning to some page edges otherwise contents clean.

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FRIEND MONKEY
Written by P.L. Travers. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2116395
Published by Collins. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Lime green boards with black title to spine. B/w frontis by Keeping. ISBN: 0001952404. Bumping to base of spine. Scuff mark along front cover. White correction fluid mark to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-wear.

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DAMIEN, THE LEPERS' FRIEND
Written by John R. Milsome. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1402418
Published by Burns & Oates. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of Father Damien, whom Robert Louis Stevenson was to call 'one of the world's heroes and exemplars'. Pale grey boards with man riding a pony in red. Red titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 125 pages. Spine and corners bumoed. A little foxing / browning to board edges and spine. Foxing to top of text block otherwise contents are clean. Dust wrapper is edgeworn with a couple of small nicks. Spine is darkened and wrapper is grubby.

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JACK THE TREACLE EATER
Written by Charles Causley. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 381169
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of poems for children. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations. 96 pages. ISBN: 033342963X. Spine bumped and slightly worn. Light finger creases to page margins else contents bright and clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn, sunned to spine and has a light stain to top front corner.

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