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By: Alcott Louisa M.
Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton, 1920
You will be buying this for the illustrations by ME Gray (Maria Emma? Maria Emma was an illus b. 187 d. 1876 & LW was an 1868 book so maybe it's her - je ne sais quoi) Gray also had work in "Princess Mary's Gift Book, a volume printrd to raise $ for the Queen's "Work for Women Fund" 1915 but this appears to be work commissioned for the book so that shoots down my Emma Maria theory - the book's boards are loose as are some initial pages, there's pencilling on ... View more info
By: Ambrus Victor G.
Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1981
Here are all those stories they never dared tell you - the horrifying tale of Jekyll and Hyde, the awful truth about Noah's Ark and much much more. Previous owners name written three times in the book. Corners bumped and some wear to spine. View more info
By: Arthur, Robert
Publisher: London, Collins, 1974
Edition: 3rd Impression
scattering of foxing, 160pp, vg binding View more info
By: Atkinson M.E.
Publisher: The Bodley Head, London, 1960
Generally very good condition green boards, tight binding, no names or handwriting. Clean pages, no foxing. Dust Jacket clean and bright . Slight tears to margins, now in removable crystal clear cover. View more info
By: Barrie J.M.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton,
Good condition. Inscription on the first page is dated to 1928. Black and white illustrations are scattered throughout the text, along with charming, full colour plates, all illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell. The original story by J.M Barrie presented in this beautiful volume. View more info
By: Blaine, John
Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap, 1948
216pp of exciting adventure, pictorial (map) endpapers, book in great order throughout. Plot - A mysterious little black box –– not a camera –– not a gun –– but capable of dropping a man in his tracks with no more sound than a shrill whisper can be a dangerous weapon in the hands of the wrong people as Rick Brant and his pal Scotty soon discover. When secret government files are invaded by a gang of raiders using the whispering box, Rick's father and t... View more info