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HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN STORIES AND FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Erik Blegvad.
Stock no. 2135972
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

A collection of twelve favourite tales selected, translated and illustrated by Blegvad. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to text throughout. ISBN: 0434929042. A few marks to covers. Page edge browning.

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THE DAY THE GUINEA-PIG TALKED
Written by Paul Gallico. Illustrated by Dulac.
Stock no. 2135582
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The enchanting story of Cecile and her guinea pig. White pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. 44 pages. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Foxing to first and last pages and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with browning and foxing; chipped to top of spine.

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THE DAY JEAN-PIERRE WAS PIGNAPPED
Written by Paul Gallico. Illustrated by Dulac.
Stock no. 2135581
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

Who could be so wicked as to "pignap" the beloved guinea pig of Cecile? Blue pictorial boards, delightful colour and b/w illustrations. Spine is bumped with some browning and a few marks.

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THE MOUSE TELEGRAMS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2135213
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Little Brown Mouse Book. Blue pictorial boards. Blue and white decorated endpapers. Delightful colour illustrations. Wear to cover edges. Indentation mark to nearly all pages from front endpaper back - which has creasing to pages too. Foxing and browning to endpapers. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and small nicks/chips; a few marks.

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MEMOIRS OF JAMES HARDY VAUX
Written by James Hardy Vaux; Noel McLachlan.
Stock no. 2135186
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with silver title to spine. Including his Vocabulary of the Flash Language. Edited and with an introduction by McLachlan. Spotting and splash marks to some cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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SNUG AND THE CHIMNEY-SWEEPER
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2135095
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1953. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A Little Brown Mouse Book. Light green pictorial covers with white titles. 69 pages. Colour illustrations. Spine cocked; 2" split to base of spine on one side; other smaller splits to other edges of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are generally still very good. Wrapper is nearly torn in two pieces at edge of spine; loss to top of spine and edge/corner of rear panel. Wrapper also has some grubby marks.

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THE MOUSE TELEGRAMS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2135084
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Little Brown Mouse Book. Blue pictorial boards. Blue and white decorated endpapers. Delightful colour illustrations. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning; a few foxspots to outer page edges. Couple of page corners have small slithers of loss. Wrapper is creased with some tears and chips; loss to top of spine; small stain to front panel; foxing.

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MORE PREFABULOUS ANIMILES
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1319923
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Prefabulous animiles are ludicrous and loveable, incredible and insane. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations every page. ISBN: 0434958948. Light crease in material across front board (slight binding error). Very light browning to endpapers. Minimal rubbing to wrapper corners.

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TO LOVE AND TO CHERISH
Written by Barbara Goolden.
Stock no. 2134079
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon cloth covered boards, gilt title to spine. Bumping and wear to spine. Marks and spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; grubby marks to rear panel.

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FIFTY YEARS OF BROOKLANDS
Written by Charles Gardner.
Stock no. 2132724
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. History of the Brooklands motor racing circuit and its use as an aerodrome. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges, endpapers and prelims. Some also to margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and nicks; some tape repairs to verso; faded to spine.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME V 1922-1939
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 2132687
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434130117. Two pages are loose. Wrapper is faded to spine, creased and crest to front has faded.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME II YOUNG STATESMAN 1901-1914
Written by Randolph S. Churchill.
Stock no. 2132684
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 775 pages. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; a little loss.

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