W. & R. Chambers
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Blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles. 136 pages. B/w frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby and marked. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned and vertical crease to front free-endpaper. Grubby fingermarks to contents.
Stiff pictorial card covers. Large format. 6 wonderful colour plates and numerous b/w full- page drawings. Each text page surrounded by a decorative border. Highly imaginative and amusing! Heavily browned to spine and cover edges. Some rust showing through from staples beneath binding.Some creasing to cover corners. Some foxing and grubby marks. Small stain/damp mark to front cover. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Last page has small amount of colouring to b/w illustrations. All plates present.
Blue boards, gilt title and stripes to spine. 234 pages. Spine slightly bumped, some very slight fading to base of spine. Old tape marks to verso of wrapper (which show through on rear panel a bit) also affect the pastedowns and covers of the book a little. Wrapper is price-cut by publisher with new price printed above.
Blue pictorial cloth covers. 6 b/w plates. 327 pages. 7.5 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Spine browned and rubbed. Rear cover is grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned and have some lighter marks on them. Foxing mostly to page edges and an occasional margin mark. Plates are all present.
Oblong format. Pictorial boards show family of rabbits peeping from covers. Brown & white illustrations. Animal rhymes. Heavy bumping and wear to corners. Spine bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Front board is a little bowed. Rear cover scuffed with a couple of small holes. Creasing to front board. Browning to endpapers. Some light fingering, otherwise contents generally clean. Page corner tips are slightly bent.
Blue cloth, gilt titles. 4 b/w plates. 230 pages plus 32 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine and front cover edges slightly darkened. A few light scuff marks to rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown, name and date in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Foxing and fingering to contents else clean.
Susan and Cissie solve the mystery, unmask the miscreant and finally penetrate Twinkle's secret and bring to happy fulfilment her strange quest. Pale blue boards, black titles to spine. B/w frontis. 202 pages. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Pages browned. Wrapper price-cut and slightly edge-chipped.
Blue cloth, gilt titles. Numerous colour plates. Book: all plates present. A nice bright copy.
Blue decorative cloth. Gilt titles. B/w frontis. All edges gilt. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Dustwrapper: corners rubbed.
Oblong format. Pictorial boards show family of rabbits peeping from covers. Brown & white illustrations. Animal rhymes. Covers lightly scuffed. Edges rubbed & worn. 1" and 0.25" loss of surface paper from base and top of spine. Cloth at base of spine split. Pale foxing throughout. Overall, a nice copy.
Blue cloth spine. Yellow pictorial boards. Cute colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Boards ever so slightly rubbed at edges. Contents bright and clean. A lovely copy.
Large format. Beige pictorial boards. Full-page b/w illustrations. Mr. Skiddleywinks lives in a tree and makes fairy shoes... Front joint broken with front endpaper missing and first few pages loose. One hinge broken. Child's scribbling to a couple of pages and the front cover. The majority of the illustrations are clean. Corners worn, boards grubby and scuffed.