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THE SATURDAY BOOK 10
Written by Leonard Russell; Osbert Sitwell; Walter De La Mare; Alison Uttley; et al. Illustrated by Robert Gibbings; C.F. Tunnicliffe; Ronald Searle; Joan Hassall; et al..
Stock no. 1323685
Published by Hutchinson. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tenth anniversary issue. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. 288 pages. Full of colour and b/w photos and drawings. Corners slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and foxed.

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THE EAGLE RIDERS OF THE RANGE ANNUAL 1
Written by Charles Chilton. Illustrated by Harry Bishop; Roland Davies; James Holdaway; et al..
Stock no. 1323655
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition.

Red pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Endpapers lightly browned.

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BOYS OWN PAPER SUMMER NUMBER FOR 1887
Written by G.A. Hutchison; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse; et al..
Stock no. 1824198
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1887. Almost very good condition.

Edited by G.A.Hutchison, stories by numerous authors. First item (a poem) is 'A Holiday Discovery' by Somerville Gibney. Blue & white pictorial paper wraps. Staple binding. B/w Frontis by Alfred Pearse plus numerous b/w illustrations by multiple people throughout. Adverts to front and rear. Staples rusty and bleeding therefore binding is a little fragile especially for the covers. Spine is worn with a little loss. Covers are browned. A few marks mainly to margins but overall a good copy for a magazine of this age!

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RUPERT ANNUAL 2016
Written by Stuart Trotter; Mara Alperin; et al. Illustrated by John Harrold; Alfred Bestall; Stuart Trotter; et al..
Stock no. 1323530
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows Rupert and friends on the water, with picnic baskets. First story is 'Rupert and the Iceberg' from the 1986 annual. ISBN: 9781405283519. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 2016
Written by Stuart Trotter; Mara Alperin; et al. Illustrated by John Harrold; Alfred Bestall; Stuart Trotter; et al..
Stock no. 1323529
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows Rupert and friends on the water, with picnic baskets. First story is 'Rupert and the Iceberg' from the 1986 annual. ISBN: 9781405283519. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 2016
Written by Stuart Trotter; Mara Alperin; et al. Illustrated by John Harrold; Alfred Bestall; Stuart Trotter; et al..
Stock no. 1323528
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows Rupert and friends on the water, with picnic baskets. First story is 'Rupert and the Iceberg' from the 1986 annual. ISBN: 9781405283519. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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LES MISERABLES
Written by Victor Hugo. Illustrated by De Neuville; Bayard; et al..
Stock no. 1824144
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1750 numbered copies. Translated and with an introduction by Norman Denny. Blue goatskin leather, gilt title to spine, blocked design in red and gilt to spine and sides. Top edge gilt. Red ribbon page marker. Red endpapers. B/w illustrations from designs by De Neuville, Bayard, Morin, Valnay and other eminent French artists. xvii and 1101 pages. Also includes an essay bound as a red cardwrap booklet entitled 'The Divine Stenographer Truth and Narration in Les Miserables'. A beautiful copy with a couple of minor, almost invisible, marks to boards. Contents fine. The Divine Stenographer booklet is present and also in fine condition. Publisher's solander case is lovely and clean. This is copy 1487 of 1750.

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BO-PEEP A PICTURE-BOOK ANNUAL FOR LITTLE FOLKS
No author listed. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; Stewart Orr; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 2140891
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1912. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. First short story is 'The Curious Little Girl'. Bumping to spine and corners; wear and chipping along edges. Inscription in ink to verso of colour frontis. Foxing and page browning to varying degrees throughout book. Some margin marks.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm; Noel Daniel. Illustrated by Walter Crane; Kay Nielsen; Jessie Willcox Smith; George Cruikshank; et al..
Stock no. 2140749
Published by Taschen. 2011. Very good condition.

In honor of the 200th anniversery of Grimms' fairy tales, this book brings to life their timeless magic in an all new translation alongside art by some of the most treasured children's illustrators from the 1820s to the 1950s. Purple cloth, gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay to front and rear board. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Two ribbon page markers. ISBN: 9783836526722. A few marks/spots to covers. Finger marks to metallic gold pages to prelims. Illustrations are lovely and bright.

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GREAT-UNCLE HOOT-TOOT
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; E.J. Walker; Lizzie Lawson; et al..
Stock no. 2140038
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1st 1889. Almost very good condition.

Larger format. Dark blue cloth with gilt title and pictorial front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page edge browning; some foxing; margin marks.

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NUMBER FOUR JOY STREET
Written by Walter De La Mare; Barbara Euphan Todd; Laurence Housman; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; A.H. Watson; et al..
Stock no. 2140034
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1926. Almost very good condition.

Green and white decorated cloth. A medley of prose and verse for boys and girls. Tipped-in colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Spine is very browned, with wear; other foxing and marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning. Plates are creased.

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NUMBER ONE JOY STREET
Written by Walter De La Mare; Eleanor Farjeon; Hilaire Belloc; Rose Fyleman; et al. Illustrated by Alec Buckels; C.T. Nightingale; et al..
Stock no. 2140031
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1923. Good condition.

A Medley of Prose & Verse for Boys and Girls. Cream and orange decorated cloth covers and endpapers. Colour plates mounted on grey card and b/w text illustrations. Covers are darkened/browned - so that they look grubby. Bumping to corners. Joints are cracked. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing, browning and grubby margin marks.

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