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THE TALE OF KITTY-IN-BOOTS
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2139849
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 2016. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Kitty's owner thinks she is a serious, well-behaved cat but Kitty sneaks out at night to go hunting. Beatrix Potter wrote this in 1914 but did not find time to illustrate it, over 100 years later Quentin Blake has brought Kitty to life. Blue matt boards with white titles and mock pictorial onlay. Colour illustrations. 69 pages. ISBN: 9780241247594. 3rd printing. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Wrapper has some uneven browning and a few nicks at edges.

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THE WILD WASHERWOMEN
Written by John Yeoman. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2139245
Published by Andersen Press. 1st USA 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 9780761351528. Some light knocks along cover edges.

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THE GIRAFFE AND THE PELLY AND ME
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2139241
Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 1st USA 1985. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. US edition. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0374326029. Small split to base of spine, which is faded. Inscription in ink to title page, which also has quite a bit of foxing. Also some foxing to other pages.

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THE GIRAFFE AND THE PELLY AND ME
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2138597
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A queer old wooden house called THE GRUBBER, a giraffe, a pelican and a monkey all make for another of Dahl's vastly entertaining stories with wonderfully humourous colour illustrations by Blake. Glazed boards. unpaginated. Large format. ISBN: 0224029991. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Light foxing to outer page edges.

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COLD COMFORT FARM
Written by Stella Gibbons. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2138391
Published by Folio Society. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Decorative olive green cloth, dark title to spine. Colour plates. A little browning to spine. Slip case is very good - faded to edges.

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BLACK MISCHIEF
Written by Evelyn Waugh; William Deedes. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2138370
Published by Folio Society. 1980. Very good condition.

Introduction by William Deedes. Black cloth. Gilt motif to front cover. B/w illustrations. Maps to endpapers. 206 pages. Top edge yellow. Spine is very browned. Page edges are also browned. Slip case is very good - browned.

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THE GLORIUMPTIOUS WORLDS OF ROALD DAHL
Written by Roald Dahl; Stella Caldwell. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1322361
Published by Carlton Books Limited. 1st 2016. Fine condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. A spectacular scrapbook of stories, characters and creations. Colour illustrations. Full of unusual letters from odd characters, curious photographs of strange objects, and sensational newspaper clippings describing marvellous occasions - there are even illustrations by the fabulous Quentin Blake. ISBN: 9781783122158.

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ROSIE'S MAGIC HORSE
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2136346
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781406339826.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2136300
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Written in the last months of Dahl's life for the benefit of The Dyslexia Institute. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations to text. ISBN: 071265013X.

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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2135815
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. A few spots to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with small chips to top and tail of spine.

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THE ROALD DAHL TREASURY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Raymond Briggs; Babette Cole; et al..
Stock no. 2135613
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, yellow title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224046918. Bumping to top and tail of spine. A few marks to outer page edges and endpapers. Contents are lovely and bright! Wrapper is a bit edge-creased in places.

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SIMPKIN
Written by Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2135543
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 022403734X. 2nd printing. Some fading to spine; a few marks to covers.

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