George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.
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THE LITTLEST ONE
Written by Marion St. John Webb; Ralph Dunstan. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant; Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 2140188
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Very good condition.
Large format. Brown cloth spine with black title. Dark paper boards, large pictorial onlay to front. 4 colour plates by tarrant, b/w text illustrations by Nixon. Music by Dunstan. 116 pages. Some rubbing to title on spine. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges and some margins. One plate has pink ink smudges to margin.
Author's name on title page is listed as Marion St John Adock (Mrs Sidney H. Webb). 4 pretty colour plates illustrate this collection of poems for young children. Grey boards with brown title and silhouette vignette. Spine and corners bumped, some wear to cover edges. Browning to endpapers and prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some slight loss.
Tabiffa is a big black cat who belongs partly to Peter but mostly to Binkie and Dinkie the four-year old twins. Blue boards with pictorial onlay to front. Colour and b/w illustrations to every page and pictorial endpapers. Small format. Unpaginated. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Light foxing to contents else clean.
Autobiography of the band leader who was also a motor racing driver as well as flyer, power-boat enthusiast, footballer and boxer. B/w photos. ISBN: 024559941X. Some browning and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing and a faded spine.
The second book about Thursday the orphan mouse. Pale green boards, blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. 128 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0245593403. A few small knocks along cover edges, with a bit of browning. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some creasing; a few small nicks.
Peer Gynt is first and foremost a poetic fantasy, although based on a real person who lived Norway c1800. About his exploits, not much more is known than is found in Asbjornsen's book Norwegian Fairy Tales, in which Peer Gynt's chief exploits lie in the direction of fighting and conqueroring trolls. Admirably depicted by the "Goblin Master" in 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Cream and brown pictorial endpapers. 255 pages. This copy has 'Harrap' to spine and J.B. Lippincott Co. to title page. Some light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning, with some foxing. Mark to top of rear cover. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges; with some margin foxing.
An Eyewitness Story of the Dieppe Raid. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; some grubby marks.
Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 8.5 x 6". Spine is browned with some fading. Uneven browning/foxing/fading to covers. Foxing and grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.
Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Charming colour pictures. Spine is browned with some wear. Bumping to corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins.
Written by Ethelberta Morris. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2137180
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Light blue cloth spine with pictorial front cover. Colour illustrations throughout. A little fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and chips; minimal loss; red pen mark to front panel.
Orange boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. Pictorial endpapers and colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Spine grubby. Inscription in ink to top margin of title-page. Some light foxing.
Peach boards, pictorial onlay to front. Beautiful colour pictures. Spine and corners worn. Neat inscription in green ink to top margin of title-page. Some pale page browning and foxing. Stitching pulled causing contents to be slightly loose.