Xanadu Books
Antiquarian & Second-Hand Books
All - Newest First
Childrens
Illustrated
Art
Fiction
Military
Annuals
Miscellaneous
Wainwright, A.
PENNINE WAY COMPANION A PICTORIAL GUIDE
Kendal, Westmorland Gazette 1968 1st edition
£20.00
Turquoise covers( rounded corners ) with titles in gilt on front cover and spine.( 41/2" x 7" ). Small, neat name and date on first blank endpaper. There is a folded newspaper cutting which had been affixed to first blank endpaper showing a photograph of Wainwright and a small map and a very interesting article by John Hillaby which has left 8 small brown marks. Also has a slight lean to spine. Otherwise very bright, clean pages and a tight copy. Pages of lovely black and white illustrations and maps. A VERY GOOD copy.
6145
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
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 IN LONDON
Leicester, Brockhampton Press nd ( priced 1/- on cover )
£25.00
Very ATTRACTIVE horizontal strip book ( approx. 6" x 3" ). From the famous Mary Mouse Series. Pictorial matt cover with red cloth spine (no rusting). No inscription or name. LOVELY red, black and white illustrations by Wynne. VERY GOOD +
3077
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.2 SAMMY GOES TO THE CIRCUS
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 the Thomas the Tank Engine books. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. VERY GOOD +
6043
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
JIMMY GOES TO A PARTY
Leicester, Brockhampton Press nd ( priced 1/- on cover )
£20.00
Very ATTRACTIVE horizontal strip book ( approx. 6" x 3" ).From the famous Mary Mouse Series. Pictorial matt cover with beige cloth spine. No inscription or name. Lovely red, black and white illustrations by Neville Main. VERY GOOD.
3079
Main Neville
JIMMY GOES TO A PARTY (STRIP BOOK )
London, Brockhampton Press no date ( priced 1/- on cover )
£15.00
HORIZONTAL STRIP BOOK ( approx. 6" x 3" ). Similar to the Mary Mouse series. ATTRACTIVE matt, yellow pictorial cover with beige cloth spine ( staples rusting on spine due to age ).First two pages have 1/4" end margin removed which does not affect the script or illustration. No inscription or name. Clean and tight. Lovely red,black and white illustrations by Neville Main. VERY GOOD.
6672
Gee, H.L.
THE TWINS ON HOLIDAY
Leicester, Brockhampton Press nd priced 1/- on cover
£17.50
ATTRACTIVE horizontal strip-book. ( approx. 6" x 3" ). From the famous Mary Mouse Series. Pictorial matt cover with orange cloth spine which has two rusty staples. No inscriptionor name. Lovely blue, black and white illustrations by Olive F.Openshaw. VERY GOOD.
3078
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
Gibb, Eileen
SAMMY THE SHUNTER - NO.6 SAMMY MEETS FATHER CHRISTMAS
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. Bright, clean and tight. Similar to the Thomas the Tank Engine books. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. VERY GOOD.
6045
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
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 (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
Gibb, Eileen
BILLY THE BUS - NO.1 BILLY AND THE ROBBERS
London, Ian Allan no date (priced 1/6d)
£20.00
Softback (6" x 4" ) horizontal strip book. ATTRACTIVE pictorial cover. Tiny corner cut from btm.of front cover. No inscription or name. Bright, clean and tight. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. Scarce. VERY GOOD.
6047
Gibb, Eileen
BILLY THE BUS - NO.2 BILLY GOES EXPLORING
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. Bright, clean and tight. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout. Scarce. VERY GOOD.
6048
Winn, Alison
MASTER BUNNY HAS A BIRTHDAY
Leicester, Brockhampton Press nd (priced 1/-)
£25.00
ATTRACTIVE horizontal strip book with blue pictorial cover and red cloth spine.Covers have sl. creases. Clean and tight. LOVELY red, black and white illustrations by Molly Brett. VERY GOOD.
1860
Gee, H.L.
THE TWINS ON HOLIDAY ( STRIP BOOK )
Leicester, Brockhampton Press no date (priced 1/-)
£15.00
Softback horizontal STRIP book ( 6" x 3" ). ATTRACTIVE decorated cover (seaside scene) with yellow cloth spine. Rusty marks on both sides of spine from staples. Slight surface crease on front cover. No inscription or name. Very clean and tight. Two lovely illustrations on each page by Olive F. Openshaw. VERY GOOD.
6009
Tempest, Margaret - written and illustrated by.
PINKIE MOUSE AND THE BALLOONS
London, Collins 1944 1st edition
£15.00
Hardback ( 4" x 4 1/2" ). Very ATTRACTIVE grey pictorial cover with pink cloth spine.Cover very slightly grubby and very slightly worn and a little rubbing to btm.front corner. Clear white label on front blank endpaper. Bright and tight. Pink decorated endpapers. LOVELY colour illustrations throughout by Margaret Tempest. A nice copy of scarce book. GOOD
6542
Hartman, Robert
MR. BUFFIN TAKES TO FARMING
London, Arthur Barker 1948 1st edition
£30.00
Hardback ( 4 1/2" x 6" ). Light tan covers with title and decoration (Mr. Buffin) in gilt on front cover. No inscription or name. Very clean and tight. WONDERFULcolour illustrations in oval frames. Scarce. VERY GOOD ++
6000
Total books: 1003    Last update: 06/11/2016