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Ardizzone, Edward - author and illustrator
TIM AND GINGER
London, Oxford University Press 1965 1st edition
£50.00
Hardback with dustwrapper( 7 1/2" x 10" ). Very ATTRACTIVE pictorial covers. A little bumping and rubbing to spine ends and corners. No inscription or name. Exceptionally bright, clean and tight. White pages. A small 1/2" tear to the bottom margin of one of the pages has been repaired wit archival tape.SUPERB colour and black and white illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. Identical pictorial dustwrapper. A little rubbing at spine ends and corners and tiny loss at btm.of spine. Bright and clean. Not price-clipped. Has removable,clear protective covering. VERY GOOD / VERY GOOD
6348
North, Gil
NO CHOICE FOR SERGEANT CLUFF
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode 1971 1st edition
£30.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Very clean and tight (white pages). No inscription or name. Pictorial clean dustwrapper with small repairs at top and btm. of spine - as there is a clear protective covering these are not too obvious. This covering is fastened down to cover. VERY GOOD + / VERY GOOD
6831
North, Gil
SERGEANY CLUFF & THE PRICE OF PITY
London, Chapman & Hall 1965 1st edition
£30.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Very clean and tight (white pages). No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper, not price-clipped. Very clean with a few tiny chips at ends of spine. These are hardly seen as there is a clear protective coveringwhich is taped to cover. VERY GOOD+ / VERY GOOD
6827
North, Gil
SERGEANT CLUFF & THE DAY OF RECKONING
London, Chapman & Hall 1967 1st edition
£25.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Very clean and tight. No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper clean with small loss at top of spine and top rear corner. Has clear protective covering with some creases on front and is fastened down to covers. VERY GOOD + / GOOD
6829
North, Gil
THE PROCRASTINATION OF SERGEANT CLUFF
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode 1969 1st edition
£50.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Very clean and tight (white pages). No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper, clean with very slight chipping on edges. Has clear protective covering. SCARCE. VERY GOOD + / VERY GOOD
6830
North, Gil
SERGEANT CLUFF RINGS TRUE
London, Eyre Methuen 1972 1st edition
£10.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Very clean and tight. Ex-library. End-paper cut out and one library stamp and number on reverse of title page. Clean pictorial dustwrapper with clear protective covering fastened down to cover. VERY GOOD / VERY GOOD
6832
North, Gil
SERGEANT CLUFF & THE MADMEN
London, Chapman & Hall 1965 2nd edition
£10.00
Hardback in dustwrapper. Black cloth covers with silver titles on spine. Very clean and tight. No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper with a little repaired chipping on spine ends. As there is a clear protective covering this is not too obvious. VERY GOOD+ / GOOD
6826
North, Gil
THE CONFOUNDING OF SERGEANT CLUFF
London, Chapman & Hall 1966 1st edition
£17.50
Hardback. Black cloth covers with silver titles on spine. Very clean and tight. No name or inscription. Has one tiny bump at top corner. VERY GOOD
6828
North, Gil
THE METHODS OF SERGENT CLUFF
London, White Lion 1973 Reprint.
£10.00
Red cloth covers with gilt titles on spine. Very clean and tight with sharp corners. No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper is well-rubbed and has a few creases around the edges. VERY GOOD / GOOD
6824
North, Gil
SERGEANT CLUFF GOES FISHING
London, Chapman & Hall 1962 1st edition
£10.00
Brown cloth covers. Very clean and tight. No inscription or name. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few wrinkles and edge-rubbing and has been fastened to covers. VERY GOOD / GOOD
6825
North, Gil
Sergeant Cluff Stands Firm
London, Chapman & Hall 1960 1st edition
£10.00
Black cloth covers with silver titles on spine. Clean and tight. Top corners slightly bumped. Has W.H.Smith Library bookplate inside cover. Good copy.
6823
Tanner, Robin
Double Harness
London, Impact 1990 1st softback edition
£12.00
White pictorial covers.Very clean and tight. Softback 91/2" x 71/2". No d/w. No inscription. Etchings and pen drawings by Robin Tanner. A very good copy.
1995
Tanner, Robin
DOUBLE HARNESS - AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY by ROBIN TANNER - TEACHER AND ETCHER
London, Impact Books 1987 1st edition
£35.00
Hardback with dustwrapper ( 7 1/2" x 10" ). Black cloth covers with titles in gilt on spine. No inscription or name. Exceptionally clean and tight, very white pages. . SUPERB black and white Illustrations by Robin Tanner - 7 etchings and 10 pen drawings and numerous photographs. Very ATTRACTIVE white pictorial dustwrapper (showing "Butcher's Broom" ). Not price-clipped. Bottom corners of front and rear boards very slightly bumped. Very clean and bright. Also has clear removable, protective covering. A lovely copy. Very Good / Very Good.
6501
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.4 SAMMY GOES TO AMERICA
London, Ian Allan no date (priced 2/-)
£20.00
Softback ( 6" x 4") horizontal strip book. ATTRACTIVE colour pictorial cover. Name in "Book belongs to" box. Tiny crease at top corner. Similar to the Thomas the Tank Engine books. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. VERY GOOD.
6044
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.1 SAMMY GETS STREAMLINED
London, Ian Allan no date (priced 1/6d)
£20.00
Softback ( 6" x 4" ) horizontal strip book. ATTRACTIVE colour pictorial cover. No inscription or name. Very bright, clean and tight. Similar to Thomas the Tank Engine books. Lovely bright colour illustrations throughout. A scarce copy. VERY GOOD +
6042
Main, Neville
MUFFIN AND HIS FRIENDS ( STRIP BOOK )
Leicester, Brockhampton Press 1952 1st edition (priced 1/3d)
£25.00
Softback horizontal STRIP book ( 6" x 3" ). ATTRACTIVE decorated cover with red cloth spine. No inscription or name. Very bright, clean and tight. Two LOVELY illustrations on each page. SCARCE. VERY GOOD +
6008
Main, Neville
JIMMY AT THE SEASIDE ( STRIP BOOK )
Leicester, Brockhampton Press no date (priced 1/-)
£15.00
Softback horizontal STRIP book (6" x 3" ). ATTRACTIVE yellow decorated cover with red cloth spine. No inscription or name.Clean and tight. Two lovely illustrations on every page. VERY GOOD>
6007
Gee, H. L.
THE TWINS AT PEEP-O-DAY FARM - A STRIP BOOK
Leicester, Brockhampton no date ( priced 1/- )
£17.50
Softback ( 6" x 2 3/4" ) horizontal strip book .ATTRACTIVE green pictorial covers. A little staple -rusting on spine .Imprint of erased name on title page. No inscription or name. Very bright, clean and tight. Lovely illustrations by Olive Openshaw. VERY GOOD.
6528
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.7 SAMMY AND THE OLD ENGINES
London, Ian Allan no date
£15.00
Softback ( 6" x 4" ) horizontal strip book. ATTRACTIVE highly coloured pictorial cover. List of nine titles on rear cover. Tiny piece clipped from btm.corner and some faint foxing.No name or inscription. Bright, clean and tight. Lovely full-page colour and black and white illustrations. VERY GOOD.
6003
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.7 SAMMY AND THE OLD ENGINES
London, Ian Allan no date (priced 1/6d)
£15.00
Softback ( 6" x 4" ) horizontal strip book. ATTRACTIVE colour pictorial cover. No inscription or name. Bright, clean and tight. Similar to the Thomas the Tank Engine books.LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. VERY GOOD.
6046
Total books: 978    Last update: 04/10/2019