Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & Collectable Books

12 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.

DAME WIGGINS OF LEE AND HER SEVEN WONDERFUL CATS
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2133897
Published by George Allen. 1st 1885. Almost very good condition.

A Humorous Tale Written Principally by a Lady of Ninety. Brown cloth, gilt vignette & title to front. 22 woodcuts. With new illustrations by Greenaway. Nearly 2" split to cloth at base of spine. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

Buy now for £35.00 Add to Wish List

BRITISH SOLDIERS IN THE FIELD (THE YOUNG ENGLAND LIBRARY)
Written by Herbert Maxwell.
Stock no. 1820018
Published by George Allen. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles, gilt design to spine, black blocked design to front board. Green pictorial endpapers show young man reading and fishing under a tree. Colour plates & b/w illustrations, folding maps. 259 pages. All edges gilt. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. A few small water marks to rear board. Neat inscription to front endpaper. A few scattered minor foxspots. All plates present.

Buy now for £20.00 Add to Wish List

SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1507573
Published by George Allen. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.

Presented In Eight Pen Designs by Walter Crane. Signed Limited Edition of 650 copies, 600 of which are for sale. Engraved and printed by Duncan C. Dallas. Very large format. 14.75 x 11.5" approx. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. Plates are mounted on thick card with paper guards. No text. Copy no: 10. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Some foxing and a few small marks to covers. Front joint cracked, rear joint starting to crack. Light corner crease to both endpapers, title page and signature page. Some foxing and browning to contents. Foxing to first plate and just a couple of fox spots to second plate.

Buy now for £350.00 Add to Wish List

BARBARA'S SONG BOOK
Written by Cecile Hartog; Ellis Walton. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1314988
Published by George Allen. 1st 1900. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Blue cloth spine. Beige boards, large colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. Poems, songs and music. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Prize plate to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Front joint has been repaired. Some light foxing and fingering but contents generally clean.

Buy now for £65.00 Add to Wish List

THE COMEDIES OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH
Written by Oliver Goldsmith; Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by Chris Hammond.
Stock no. 1404546
Published by George Allen. 1st thus 1896. Very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations to spine and front. Dark green endpapers. B/w illustrations. 310 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Light marks to rear board. Erased writing to half title page. Some foxing to prelims and page edges otherwise contents are clean. A few scratches to gilt edges.

Buy now for £12.00 Add to Wish List

DAME WIGGINS OF LEE AND HER SEVEN WONDERFUL CATS
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1314808
Published by George Allen. 1st thus 1885. Very good condition.

A Humorous Tale Written Principally by a Lady of Ninety. Dark green cloth, gilt vignette & title to front. 22 woodcuts in b/w taken from the hand coloured edition of 1823, 4 of the illustrations are by Kate Greenaway. 20 pages. Plain endpapers. Spine and corners bumped, small splash mark to lower edge of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing and fingermarks to contents but generally they are clean. Joints are cracked but binding still tight.

Buy now for £38.00 Add to Wish List

DAYS NEAR PARIS
Written by Augustus J.C. Hare.
Stock no. 1206986
Published by George Allen. Circa 1890. Good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles. 363 pages. B/w illustrations. Corners very worn. Top and tail of spine chipped. Lacks page before preface.

Buy now for £10.00 Add to Wish List

NORTH-WESTERN FRANCE
Written by Augustus J.C. Hare.
Stock no. 1206791
Published by George Allen. 1st 1895. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. 409 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Free endpapers very slightly browned.

Buy now for £22.00 Add to Wish List

SOUTH-WESTERN FRANCE
Written by Augustus J.C. Hare.
Stock no. 1206790
Published by George Allen. 1st 1890. Very good condition.

Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. viii 664 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Top and tail of spine very slightly chipped. Corners bumped.

Buy now for £22.00 Add to Wish List

SOUTH-EASTERN FRANCE
Written by Augustus J.C. Hare.
Stock no. 1206789
Published by George Allen. 1st 1890. Very good condition.

Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. viii + 598 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Top and tail of spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents very good.

Buy now for £22.00 Add to Wish List

BIRD PICTURES
Written by Alice Whitby. Illustrated by Sara W.M. Fallon.
Stock no. 445324
Published by George Allen. 1st 1901. Fair condition.

Cloth spine, black titles. Pictorial front cover. Three colour illustrations. Covers are very worn, with chipping to edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. Binding weak - stitching is starting to come loose. Grubby marks to some pages.

Buy now for £48.00 Add to Wish List

THE WORKS OF JOHN RUSKIN VOLUME VI
Written by John Ruskin.
Stock no. 988152
Published by George Allen. 1888. Good condition.

Grey boards. 210 pages. The Crown of Wild Olive-title on spine. Four lectures on industry and war. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Endpapers foxed. Covers grubby.

Buy now for £20.00 Add to Wish List