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Salmon, Michael:  Son of The Monster
Book Number: 35480
Canberra, ACT, Australia: Summit Press, 1974, Large oblong 8vo. stapled wraps. illus. very good.
Keywords: australian children dragons monsters
Price: $25.00


Hill, C. W. Illustrated by Jennetta Vise:  Sunny Sambo's First Book
Book Number: 35492
Frederick Warne 12mo. Illustrated laminated boards. 48pp. Illustrated with block prints in four colours. PO name on fep, minor rubbing to cover corners, otherwise very good copy with no foxing or other marks. Scarce title.
Keywords: Golliwogs
Price: $75.00


Matthew Flinders, Macarthur-Onslow, Annette Illustrated by,:  Trim
Book Number: 36050
Collins 1977 4to. hardcover. Illustrated end pages. B&w line drawings. very good. / very good d/w. Signed by Macarthur-Onslow on title page, inscribed by author on fep. This story was written by Mathew Flinders about his cat Trim.
Keywords: Trim, Mathew Flinders cats
Price: $65.00


Garner, Alan:  Elidor
Book Number: 36430
Collins London 1965 First edition 8vo hardcover 160pp, b/w illus by Charles Keeping. very good. /very good d/w.
Keywords: childrens fiction Garner, Alan
Price: $55.00


Belloc, Hilaire, Illustrated by Ross, Tony:  The Bad Child's Book of Beasts
Book Number: 36702
Jonothan Cape, London, 1991. Largge 8vo. Laminated Pictorial Boards. illus. near fine.
Keywords: children beasts humour funny rhymes rhyming poetry
Price: $25.00


Zerner, Amy:  The Dream Quilt
Book Number: 37048
Boston Tuttle Publishing 1995 4to hardcover 94pp colour illus. very good / good d/w with rear at top of spine.
Keywords: Children's Books Ages 4 8 General The Dream Quilt Zerner Amy
Price: $12.00


:  Highroads of History Third Book III - Britons of Renown
Book Number: 39272
 8vo, harcover, stamped cloth. Very good.
Keywords:
Price: $12.00


:  Highroads of History Third Book IV - Other Days and Other Ways Earliest Times to 1485
Book Number: 39273
 8vo, harcover, stamped cloth. Very good.
Keywords:
Price: $12.00


:  Highroads of History Third Book V - Tudor and Stuart 1485 - 1688
Book Number: 39274
 8vo, harcover, stamped cloth. Very good.
Keywords:
Price: $12.00


Kingsley, Charles:  The Water Babies - Illustrated by Rosalie K. Fry
Book Number: 39533
Dent Dutton 1957 8vo. decorated cloth in d/w, with small chip at top of spine, otherwise clean and bright - clipped and tape marks on folds. light foxing on prelims, otherwise very good. 4 colour plates by Rosalie K. Fry.
Keywords: children's classic
Price: $15.00


Barber, Shirley:  Pixies' Kettle House (Teddy's Forest Friends)
Book Number: 40330
The Five Mile Press Mar 1991 4to hardcover 20pp near fine.
Keywords: Pixies' Kettle House (Teddy's Forest Friends) Barber Shirley
Price: $10.00


Barber, Shirley:  Teddy's Midwinter Birthday Party (Teddy's Forest Friends)
Book Number: 40331
The Five Mile Press Mar 1991 4to hardcover 20pp near fine.
Keywords: Teddy's Midwinter Birthday Party (Teddy's Forest Friends) Barber Shirley
Price: $8.00


Carpenter, Humphrey:  The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature
Book Number: 40519
TSP 1995 Fat Trade paperback. 588pp. Very Good.
Keywords:
Price: $12.00


Briggs, Katharine:  Abbey Lubbers, Banshees and Boggarts: a Who's Who of Fairies
Book Number: 40587
Kestrel Books 1979 8vo hardcover 160pp colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Abbey Lubbers Banshees and Boggarts a Who's Who of Fairies Briggs Katharine
Price: $12.00


Leaf, Munro:  How to Behave and Why
Book Number: 40912
Universe Publishing May 17, 2002 8vo hardcover 61pp Near Fine. / Very good d/w. Children's book about manners.
Keywords: manners learning childrens books leaf How to Behave and Why Leaf Munro
Price: $10.00


Kerr, P. B.:  Children of the Lamp Book 1. The Akhenaten Adventure
Book Number: 42672
Orchard 2004 8vo hardcover 355pp. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: children fantasy series kids mystery Akhenaten Adventure Kerr
Price: $8.00


Tolkien, J.R.R.:  Smith of Wootton Major
Book Number: 43486
HarperCollins Publishers Ltd December 31, 1975 8vo Pictorial hardcover. 64pp very good. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Rubbed edges.
Keywords: tolkien bards and minstrels trips and journeys fantasy magic carpet ride 20th century european fiction middle earth dead souls and dark alleys epics nonfiction j r r tolkien Smith of Wootton Major Tolkien J R R
Price: $15.00


Various:  Collins' Girl Guides' Annual
Book Number: 43883
Collins N.D. circa 1920s Small 4to. illustrated boards, hardcover with pale yellow cloth spine. Illustration of girlguide with staff pointing on cover. Very good, owner's inscription on fep dated 1924, very light foxing.
Keywords: children girld guide annual
Price: $75.00


Blyton, Enid:  Enid Blyton's Bedside Book number four
Book Number: 43888
Manchester: World Distributors 1965 Illus. lam bds, 4to, shelf wear to top and bottom of spine very minors, else good. A picture and story book.
Keywords: elves, animals, golliwog
Price: $110.00


Gibbs, May:  Gum-Nut Babies. Words and Pictures Gumnut Babies
Book Number: 44079
Sydney, Angus & Robertson. N.D. 8vo. Brown paper covers with string tie binding.Colour frontis, b./w illus. Good, missing Picture on front cover, foxed, cover chipped.
Keywords: may gibbs gumnuts gum nuts australian children
Price: $35.00


Uttley, Alison; Illustrated by Margaret Tempest:  Little Grey Rabbit's Storybook
Book Number: 44274
Collins 1982 Large 8vo. Laminated boards, hardcover. 160pp. colour illus. Very good. / Good d/w.
Keywords: children fiction rabbit
Price: $12.00


Macarthur-Onslow, Annette:  Uhu (Pronounced Yoo-Hoo)
Book Number: 44277
Lansdowne Press 1970 4to. hardcover. 63pp. colour illus. very good+. / very good d/w with minor wear to corners. Children's book of the year slip around cover.
Keywords: children's owls uhu fiction australian
Price: $15.00


Hopwood, Clive:  The Official Neighbours Annual 1990
Book Number: 44295
World International Publishing, 1989 4to laminated boards, hardcover 61pp index, colour illus. Very Good.
Keywords: television tv shows australian Neighbours Annual Hopwood Clive
Price: $12.00


Eliot, T.S.:  Mr. Mistoffelees with Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer
Book Number: 44357
Faber Children's Books September 1990 4to. Oblong. Pictorial laminated boards. 32pp very good. Two poems republished from Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats Illustrated with colour pictures by Errol le Cain.
Keywords: Mr Mistoffelees Eliot T S
Price: $10.00


Johns, Captain W. E.:  Biggles Goes To War
Book Number: 44624
Oxford 1938 8vo. Blue cloth pyramid edition, no d/w/. 256pp. Colour frontis and six b&w Illustrations by Howard Leigh and Martin Tyas. Good solid copy, lightly foxed page edges, clean end pages, Minor wear to cloth at spine fold and bumps to extremes.
Keywords: Biggles
Price: $55.00


Morpurgo, Michael, Foreman, Michael (illustrator):  Joan of Arc
Book Number: 44724
London, Pavilion Books 1998 4to. hardcover. 124pp. colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w with some underlining on inside front flap.
Keywords: Joan of Arc childrens history
Price: $10.00


Campbell, Bruce:  The Secret of Hangman's Inn -a Ken Holt Mystery for Boys
Book Number: 44991
World Distributors Manchester 1959 8vo. hardcover. 207pp. b/w frontis. Good+, foxing. / Very Good d/w.
Keywords: children fiction adventure ken holt
Price: $8.00


Campbell, Bruce:  The Black Thumb Mystery-a Ken Holt Mystery for Boys
Book Number: 44986
World Distributors Manchester 1957. 8vo. hardcover. 208pp. b/w frontis. Good+, owner's inscription on fep. / Good, chipped d/w.
Keywords: children fiction adventure ken holt
Price: $8.00


Campbell, Bruce:  The Riddle of the Stone Elephant-a Ken Holt Mystery for Boys
Book Number: 44989
World Distributors Manchester 1958 8vo. hardcover. 185pp. b/w frontis. Good+, foxing. / Good, chipped d/w.
Keywords: children fiction adventure ken holt
Price: $8.00


Cresswell, Helen:  The Little Sea Horse
Book Number: 45295
Hodder Children's Books April 6, 1995 8vo softcover 64pp very good. One day Molly's father, a fisherman, brings home an unusual catch - a tiny, pure white horse with hooves of gold. They plan to return him to the sea where he belongs, but when the townspeople hear about him they want to keep him as their mascot. Then something strange happens to change their minds.
Keywords: The Little Sea Horse Cresswell Helen
Price: $8.00


Bond, Michael:  Monsieur Pamplemousse Omnibus Vol. 2
Book Number: 45375
Allison & Busby LTD November 1999 8vo softcover 592pp near fine. Includes Monsieur Pamplemousse Takes the Cure, Monsieur Pamplemousse Afloat, Monsieur Pamplemousse Invesitagates, and Monsieur Pamplemousse Rests His Case.
Keywords: Monsieur Pamplemousse Omnibus Vol 2 Bond Michael
Price: $50.00


Downie, James M.:  The Mystery of Santa Cruz
Book Number: 45516
Warne 1951 8vo. hardcover. 256pp. colour frontis. Good, spine slanted, light wear to cover edges, foxing to edges, owner's inscription on fep. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: children adventure fiction
Price: $8.00


Peake, Mervyn:  Letters from a Lost Uncle.
Book Number: 54597
Methuen, London. 1976 8vo. hardcover. b/w illus. Very good, owner's name on fep. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: children literature fiction novel
Price: $8.00


Arsenyev, Vladimir:  Dersu Uzala
Book Number: 54593
Foriegn Languages Publishing House, Moscow. n.d circa 1950 8vo. hardcover. 310pp. b/w illus. very good. / fair, chipped d/w missing pieces on corners.
Keywords: soviet literature teen fiction russian young adult exploration siberia
Price: $125.00


Uttley, Alison.:  Little Grey Rabbit's Party
Book Number: 46801
Collins 1969 12mo. hardcover. 64pp. colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: childrens rabbit
Price: $10.00


Waring, Philippa.:  In Praise of Teddy Bears.
Book Number: 46903
London. Souvenir Press. 1980 First edition. 4to. hardcover. 128pp. colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: teddy bears childrens toys stories
Price: $18.00


Noakes, Helen (Written and Illustrated by):  Moon Magic
Book Number: 47015
Sydney. Australasian Publishing 1943 Small 4o. Illustrated paper covered boards. b/w illus. colour plates. Good, paper cover missing 20m top of spine, cover edges rubbed.
Keywords: ustralian children stories sugar cane fields cloud people
Price: $45.00


Scott, Sally:  The Elf King's Bride or How Prince Armandel Prevailed Against The Twilight Realms
Book Number: 47191
Julia MacRae Books, London, 1981 Large 8vo. hardcover. 87pp. b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: Elf King Bride Prince Armandel Twilight Realms fairies fairy children
Price: $10.00


Dawes, Isabel:  Australian Bushland Fairies
Book Number: 47196
Anvil Press 1985 4to Pictorial laminated boards, no d/w as issued. 52pp. Very good. Poetry. po name inside fron cover and on this book belongs to page.
Keywords: Australian Bushland Fairies Dawes Isabel
Price: $25.00


Rasmussen, Halfdan - Translated and recreated by Kurt Hansen:  Halfdanes Sense and Nonsense Verse - Nonsense and Nursery Rhymes
Book Number: 48847
Det Schonbergske Forlag Kobenhavn 1973 thin 8vo. Pictorial boards, 52pp. Good with bumps to extremes.
Keywords: nursery rhymes
Price: $22.00


Various:  Chums 1920 - September 20, 1919 to August 21, 1920
Book Number: 49006
Cassell 1920 4at 4to. Red cloth, stamped title to front board and spine. Toned copy, boards very good. 728pp.
Keywords:
Price: $40.00


Golden Fairy Tale Collection.:  The Story of the Hare and the Tortoise and other Tales
Book Number: 49262
Peter Haddock 4to Pictorial laminated boards. 55pp very good. Tales include the Hare and the Tortoise, The Fox and the Stork, The Cock, The Cat and The Mouse, The Wolf and The Crane, The Vain Crow, The Hole that was Too Narrow, The Wolf and the Lamb, The Monkey King, The Fox and the Grapes, The Ant and the Cricket, The Horse and the Donkey, The Lion goes to War, The Conceited Stag, The Horse and the Wolf, The Ox and the Frog, The Greedy Dog, The Obtinate Goats, The Lion and the Mosquito, The Fox and the Crow, The Mouse and the Lion, The Conference of the Mice, The Donkey who thought he was Clever, The Animals and the Plague
Keywords: Hare and the Tortoise No Author
Price: $10.00


Illustrated by Jacob Desideriu:  Robin Hood
Book Number: 49263
Roydon 1984 Printed and bound in Romania 4to Pictorial Laminated Boards. 118pp very good. The story of Robin Hood re-told from just before Robin turns 21, and as the son of the Earl of Locksley, who is away with Richard on Crusades. The Sheriff of Nottingham is Robins guardian and must hand over his Estate when Robin turns 21.
Keywords: Robin Hood No Author
Price: $12.00


Outhwaite, Ida Rentoul:  The Road to Fairyland - An Anthology of Verse
Book Number: 49276
Angus and Robertson 1982 4to Hardcover in d/w. with large chip to front near spine top. 100pp near fine copy, in great d/w with chip. Includes index of poems and authors. Illustrated with colour plates and b&w line drawings and block prints.
Keywords: December 2 1982 Road to Fairyland No Author
Price: $55.00


Karlstrom, Bjorn:  Captain W. E. Johns' Biggles and the Menace from Space
Book Number: 49286
Hodder & Stoughton, 1981 4to. softcover.48pp. colour comic.
Keywords: children fiction biggles
Price: $15.00


Richards, Frank:  The Magnet, (no 1277-1284). Billy Bunter in the land of the pyramids
Book Number: 49293
Howard Baker 1969 Lsrg 8vo. hardcover. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: children adventure billy bunter
Price: $18.00


Bowen, Sidney R.:  Dave Dawson with the Air Corps
Book Number: 49297
Hutchinson's Books for Young People, London. n.d. circa early 1940s 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. colour frontis. Very good, owner's inscription on fep. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: fiction childrens airforce planes flying war
Price: $8.00


Lagerlof, Selma. illustrated by H. Baumhauer:  The Further Adventures of Nils
Book Number: 49426
J. M. Dent, London, 1953 8vo. hardcover. 246pp. Very good, light foxing. / Front panel of d/w only.
Keywords: children fiction lapland sweden swedish harjedalenvarmland dalsland vemmenhog
Price: $12.00


Bishop, Debbie:  Black Tide: Enter The Game
Book Number: 49807
Angel Gate April 1, 2003 8vo softcover 295pp very good. Based on the popular comic book series, BLACK TIDE. When the Deceivers, a covert international black ops organization, backs off a rescue mission to save one of their own teams, Justin senses something isn't right. The organization he's trained all of this life to one day join, never leaves a man behind...not willingly. As the right answers don't come, Justin enters a dangerous game, daring to rescue his father's team from one enemy abroad and an even deadlier one at home.
Keywords: debbie bishop Black Tide Enter The Game Bishop Debbie
Price: $8.00


Rowan, Ellis:  Bill Baillie. His Life and Adventures
Book Number: 49849
Whitcombe and Tombs, Melbourne, 1908. Oblong 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. colour & b/w illus. Good+, a few spots on cover, presentaion plate on fep, small closed tear on title page, light foxing mainly to endpapers & prelims.
Keywords: childrens australians
Price: $95.00


Kellerman, Annette:  Fairy Tales of the South Seas
Book Number: 50045
Sampson Low 1926 8vo. Blue cloth, no d/w. 318pp. Good straight copy. Po inscription on ffl. small split to bottom of title page. some foxing to the end pages, and some pages have fox marks, but the copy is not consistantly foxed throughout. The page edges are toned. 16 leaves of Illustrations, including 2 film stills of Annette diving from a tower from the silent films "A Daughter of the Gods" and "Queen of the Sea", and one plate with three stills from her Fairy Tale movies, The Mermaid, Neptunes Daughter and Siren of the South Seas, the line drawings were Illustrated by Kellerman's sister Marcelle Wooster. Contents include - A True Story, The Beachomber and the Priness - A fairy story, The Win Brothers, The Sirens of the Southern Seas - A fairy story, The Monster of the Deep, The Moonstone Palace, Christine the Courageous, Tim the Shark Killer, The Fantastic Waterfall - A fairy story, The Pirate Ship, The Gnomes of the Coral Seas - A fairy story, The Phantom Lighthouse - A fairy story, Wild Bird, Inquisitive Misna - A fairy story, Young Australia, The Vampire of the Coral Seas - A fairy story, The Gian Clam's Revenge, Under the Southern Cross, The Enchanted Pearls - A fairy story, Shipwreck Island - A fairy story, The Fisherwoman's Magic Cure, How Neptune Rules the Sea - A fairy story, The Greenstone Hatchet - A fairy story.
Keywords: Annette Kellerman, Diving, South Seas fairy tales, Pacific Island fairy tales.
Price: $250.00


Steedman, Scott:  The Egyptian News
Book Number: 50340
Walker Books Ltd March 6, 2000 4to softcover 32pp very good. For 9-13 year olds, THE NEWS series is history as you've never read it before. Each book presents, in newspaper form, one of the great civilizations of the world. Major news stories from home and abroad combine with features on all aspects of daily life, philosophy, food, farming, fashion - illustrated with pictures, maps, cartoons & even adverts.
Keywords: The Egyptian News Steedman Scott
Price: $8.00


Helsham, M. M.:  The Tilbury Tales
Book Number: 50834
Fast Books, Australia 1996 4to. softcover. b/w illus. Very good, bottom corner slightly bumped. Scarce
Keywords: children whales narrabeen
Price: $18.00


Bone, Stephen:  The Little Boy and His House
Book Number: 50837
J.M. Dent, London 1967 Small 4to. hardcover. colour illus. Very good ex-lib. / Good d/w.
Keywords: children
Price: $8.00


Dinnis, Enid M.:  God's Fairy Tales - Stories of the Supernatural in Everyday Life
Book Number: 51049
Sands and Company sixth impression July 1931 8vo. Red stamped cloth. 224pp. Po inscription on ffl. Foxed end pages, wear to extremes, otherwise good solid copy. Contents includes, Christopher, A Royal Maundy, The Intruder, Three Wise Men, Simple Simon, The Least of the Little Ones, The Loving-Cup, An Atmospheric Effect, The Window, A Little Flower of Brother Giles, The Place Which Is Called God's Presence, Veronica.
Keywords: Stories of the Supernatural in Everyday Life
Price: $25.00


BASE, GRAEME:  TRUCK DOGS - A Novel in Four Bites
Book Number: 51219
VIKING CHILDREN'S BOOKS 2003 8vo Pictorial laminated boards. 160pp near fine. Illustrated with colour plates. It's an animal with an engine. Or is it a car with floppy ears and a wet nose? This is the world of Truckdogs. In a far-off desert world, evolution has taken an unexpected turn. The dominant life form is a creature covered in fur with steel panels beneath. It gnaws at bones and sniffs lampposts but fills up on oil, brake fluid, and gasoline to keep running. This is the world of TruckDogs, a fast-paced, futuristic adventure story from million-copy best-selling picture book Graeme Base. It also features sixteen of his full-color illustrations and details of all kinds of crazy machines and gadgets to attract even reluctant readers, especially now that it's priced for paperback.
Keywords: TRUCKDOGS BASE GRAEME
Price: $14.00


Morrison, Margaret:  Just Donkeys
Book Number: 51275
Hutchinson, London 4to. hardcover. 119pp. b/w illus, colour plates. Very good, light foxing, owner's inscription on fep. / Good d/w with tears on corners.
Keywords: children donkey religion christianity jesus
Price: $12.00


Williams, Kit:  Kit Williams - Bees
Book Number: 51358
Jonathan Cape 1984 8vo Hardcover 36pp near fine. Illustrated throughout with color artwork by author. This is the second Challenge devised by Williams. You will not find the title of his book upon its cover, it lies beneath the honeycomb marquetry of the bee-box, guarded by the pure gold queen bee herself.
Keywords: Kit Williams Williams Kit
Price: $12.00


Aardema, Verna:  Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain
Book Number: 51475
Macmillan Children's Books September 25, 1986 4to softcover 32pp very good. po bookplate on half title. The story of how Ki-pat ingeniously brings rain to the arid Kapiti Plain. Cumulative rhyming tale.
Keywords: Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain Aardema Verna
Price: $6.00


Tresize, Percy:  Land of the Snake People - Journey of the Great Lake 5
Book Number: 51480
HarperCollins June 27, 2001 4to softcover 32pp very good. po name on title page. Includes fold out map in rear. Jadianta, Lande and Jalmor are three children of the Kadimakara People who were caught in a storm and stranded across the great lake, Balanorga. Now they are trying to find their way home and in this part of the series, they are in the land of the Snake People.
Keywords: Land of the Snake People Tresize Percy
Price: $25.00


Paterson, A B. illustrated by Robert Lovett:  Illalong Children. The Sory of Banjo Paterson's Childhood
Book Number: 51545
Sydney Landsdowne 1985 Square 4to hardcover 86pp colour illus. very good, small mark on fep. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Illalong Children Banjo Paterson Paterson A B australian poets
Price: $14.00


Gilmore, D.H.:  The Adventures of Catkin and Codlin Christopher Cricket and Benjamin Bumble
Book Number: 51583
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1981 4to. laminated boards hardcover. 158pp. colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's name rubbed out on fep.
Keywords: The Adventures of Catkin and Codlin Christopher Cricket and Benjamin Bumble
Price: $15.00


Le Guin, Ursula:  The Tombs of Atuan
Book Number: 51798
Victor Gollancz, London, 1972. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. Very good. / very good, slightly faded d/w.
Keywords: children fiction fantasy wizards
Price: $45.00


Holm, Hans Warren:  Rolf Torring's Adventures
Book Number: 51800
Walrus Books, 1985. Large 8vo. hardcover. 319pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: children adventure stories
Price: $10.00


Teague, Elizabeth (Editor), Illustrated by Peter Rice:  A Book of Lions and Tigers and Other Catlike Creatures
Book Number: 51796
Nelson, London, 1971. 8vo. hardcover. 170pp. b/w illus. Very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Lions Tigers cats children stories
Price: $12.00


Gillmor, Don and Marie-Louise Gay:  The Fabulous Song
Book Number: 51984
Fitzhenry & Whiteside January 28, 1999 8vo softcover 29pp very good. Signed by Illustrator Marie-Louise Gay. Oh, that darn Frederic Pipin! He’ll do anything to get out of learning how to play an instrument, much to the chagrin of his loving parents who named him after the great Chopin. One day however, the little fellow falls under the spell of an amazing conductor and owns up to his name by spinning some magic and writing a fabulous song!
Keywords: The Fabulous Song Gillmor Don
Price: $8.00


Various:  Little Tots' Records: Number 2, The "Happy Day" Book
Book Number: 52308
Little Tots. n.d. circa 1920s 8vo. square booklet with three record sleeves inside containing Three 78rpm records and 6 illustrated cards with lyrics. Good condition, some tears on record sleeves. An extra Kiddie Record included.
Keywords: 79 records childrens nursery rhymes
Price: $75.00


Ingpen, Wilkinson:  Encyclopedia of Ideas That Changed the World
Book Number: 52374
Dragon's World 1995 4to hardcover 223pp index, b/w & colour illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: Encyclopedia of Ideas That Changed the World Ingpen Wilkinson
Price: $18.00


Stevens, Lyla - Illustrated by Jean Elder:  The Bushland Ballet
Book Number: 52448
Modern Printing Co., 1946 or 1947 4to. Papered boards. 23pp. Very good, only minor wear, no fading. Presentation bookplate dated 1947 on the inside. Illustrated, some full colour plates. Set in Sherbrook Forest, featuring fairies, goblins, and two small children.
Keywords: Sherbrook Forest, fairies, goblins gumnut babies
Price: $50.00


Ewing, Juliana Horatia. illustrated by R Andre:  Our Garden
Book Number: 52562
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London Oblong 8vo. illustrated boards, colour illus. Fair, spine repaired with cloth tape, covers worn on corners, a few pages loose. Scarce
Keywords: children fairiey fairy ilustrations
Price: $30.00


Turner, Ethel:  Little Larrikin
Book Number: 52736
Ward Lock, London, n.d. circa 1903. Fourth edition. 8vo. brown ilustrated cloth hardcover. 343pp. Very good, light foxing, owner's detail on fep dated 1903.
Keywords: children australian fiction
Price: $45.00


Gibbs, May:  Little Obelia and Further Adventures of Ragged Blossom Snugglepot & Cuddlepie
Book Number: 52737
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1934 Small 4to. hardcover. 91pp. b/w illus, colour frontis. Very good, some foxing, owner's inscription on fep. / no d/w.
Keywords: Snugglepot Cuddlepie australian children
Price: $150.00


Dyson, Edward. illustrated by Norman Lindsay:  Billy Bluegum or Back to the Bush
Book Number: 52761
The Shepherd Press, Sydney, 1947. 8vo. hardcover. 66pp. b/w illus. Very good, spine ends chipped. / Good- d/w, torn & chipped. (repaired)
Keywords: new glass case wall
Price: $75.00


Clark, Robin Craig and Amanda J. Clark:  Puri - True Story
Book Number: 53095
Peliguin July 2008 sq. 8vo. Softcover. 54pp very good+. Based on a true story of a child's compassionate act of charity towards a homeless and pregnant dog, Puri is a delightful and endearing children's picture book brimming with charm and compassion, teaching young ones the value of love and friendship, family and home. Set on the beautiful island of Bali, Sam and his canine friend, Puri, embark on a 'high seas' adventure taking them beyond anyone's wildest dreams. Puri will inspire; taking you beyond the limitations of language and culture to a world filled with love and laughter we call paradise.
Keywords: Careers Puri Clark Robin Craig
Price: $6.00


Michael; Boddy, Janet Dawson (illustrations) Boddy:  The smallest frog in the world Yowie series
Book Number: 53116
New Holland 2004 4to hardcover 30pp very good+. The adventures of a small frog who finds his place in a garden helping the owner.
Keywords: The smallest frog in the world [Yowie series] Michael Boddy Janet Dawson (illustrations) Boddy
Price: $20.00


Gibbs, May:  Two Little Gum-Nuts, Chucklebud and Wunkydoo, Their Strange Adventure
Book Number: 53420
Osboldstone & Co. 1924 1st edition 4to. Pictorial Illustrated Boards, cloth spine. 47pp. Good+. All extremes and top and bottom of spine worn, faint water stain to fep, ffl, and title. 19 full page illustrations ( 3 full colour plates), all pages have line drawn pictorial border, illustrated end pages. Some pages are very lightly foxed, some are a little raggedy on the edge. The copy has been restored without renewal.
Keywords: Gumnut Babies, Gum-nut Babies, Water babies.
Price: $330.00


Klein, Robin:  Penny Pollards Letters
Book Number: 53506
Oxford University Press 1986 sm. 4to softcover. 63pp very good.
Keywords: Careers Penny Pollards Letters Klein Robin
Price: $6.00


Paterson, A. B. Illustrated by Michael Salmon:  Michael Salmon Waltzing Matilda
Book Number: 53507
Five Mile Press 1993 4to. Pictorial Illustrated boards. Very good. po name on ffl. 20pp. Illustrated with bright full page Australiana drawings.
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Price: $8.00


Uderzo, Albert:  Cooking with Asterix
Book Number: 53638
Ravette Books, West Sussex 1992. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 61pp. colour illus. Very good+.
Keywords: food recipes children cooking
Price: $15.00


Brazil, Angela:  The fortunes of Philippa
Book Number: 53769
Blackie & Son, London 8vo. hardcove. 208pp. b/w frontis. Very good, foxing, mainly to first and last few pages, small tear at bottom of spine.
Keywords: fiction novel children
Price: $8.00


Black, Fletcher:  Super Mario Galaxy Collector's Edition: Prima Official Game Guide
Book Number: 54142
Prima Games November 9, 2007 4to Hardcover, no d/w. 352pp near fine.
Keywords: Games/Puzzles Super Mario Galaxy Collector's Edition Prima Official Game Guide Black Fletcher
Price: $22.00


Illustrated by Yvonne Perrin:  3 Little Kittens, 3 Little Bears ( & Damaged 3 Little Puppies)
Book Number: 54427
Printed in the Netherlands n.d. medium sized 12 pages each book. soft children's books with scalloped page edges. There is also a copy of 3 Little Puppies, but one page has been cut out. Printed on linen style paper. These are not the tall, thin style books, rather just larger than a little golden book. Beautiful full colour pages.
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Price: $35.00


Sutton,Rosalind and Robert Moss [illustrated by Gerry Embleton]:  Seven Tuck-Me-up Tales
Book Number: 54561
Brimax Books Cambridge, England, Bedtime Series, reprinted 1977 1977 8vo hardcover 48pp very good. Stories include The Magic Pot, Thumbling, Rimski and the Weather Vane, Sammy Scarecrow's Party, The Sultan's Problem, Taking a Donkey to Market, Pip the Pup
Keywords: Careers Seven Tuck Me up Tales Sutton Robert Moss [illustrated by Gerry Embleton] Rosalind
Price: $6.00


McCully, Emily Arnold:  LITTLE KIT or The Industrious Flea Circus Girl
Book Number: 54871
Dial Books for Young Readers 1995 First Edition 4to. Pictorial Laminated boards in same d/w. Very good, no names. In Victorian London, Little Kit disguises herself as a boy to work in a flea circus
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Price: $12.00


Durack, Mary and Elizabeth:  Piccaninnies
Book Number: 54883
No Publisher: no date Large square 8vo. staples wraps, softcover. 20pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Keywords: australian aboriginal aborigines children fiction sotries
Price: $55.00


Bruce, Mary Grant:  From Billabong to London
Book Number: 55472
Ward Lock & Co. London 8vo. Maroon hardcover in d/w. 256pp. Very good in same d/w by J F. Campbell.
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Price: $25.00


:  A Child's Pictorial - 1888 - Bound - Victorian Era.
Book Number: 55579
 sm. 4to. 10 bound copies of the 1886 A Child's Pictorial. Renewed spine, copies are very good, with no toning, and only light foxing. Printed on gloss paper and illustrated in colour and sepia. Each containing stories, rhymes and poems and non-fiction. Bound with an 1887 portrait of Queen Victoria. Natural History contributions by Rev. J.G. Wood, Stories by Mrs Molesworth, Isla Sitwell, Frances Epps, Edith Prince and others.
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Price: $150.00


Martin, George R R - Signed:  The Ice Dragon
Book Number: 56398
Starscape/Tor First Mass Market Edition 2007 8vo. Softcover. Very Good. Signed by author on Title page over Author name. Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert.
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Price: $30.00


Dickinson, Mary-Anne - Illustrated by Veronica Oborn:  The Flower Fairies - Storytelling Charms Series
Book Number: 56506
Bantam Books 1995 8vo. Softcover. 88pp. Good. Come with Jessie, an ordinary human girl with a very special grandmother, into the magical world of The Realm. Fairies, elves and miniature horses who can talk are only some of the friends you'll meet in a place where anything can happen.
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Price: $22.00


Goscinny, Rene. Illustrated by Uderzo, Albert:  Asterix als Legionär.
Book Number: 56553
EHAPA Stuttgart, 1971. 4to. laminated boards, 48pp. Colour comic. text in German.
Keywords: asterix german language
Price: $25.00


Gunn, Aeneas, Mrs.:  Selections from The little black princess
Book Number: 56557
London ; Sydney Angus & Robertson 1981 4to hardcover 32pp colour illus. very good, owner's inscription verso fep. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Aborigines Australian Children Juvenile fiction Aborigines Australian Social life and customs Juvenile fiction Australia Selections from The little black princess Gunn Aeneas Mrs
Price: $12.00


Cole E W:  Coles Funny Picture Book No 3
Book Number: 56627
Melbourne. Cole Publications. 1986 4to. Pictorial boards. 192pp. Index. Colour plates & b/w in-text illus. good. lightly worn at extremes. Light foxing on end pages.
Keywords: Coles Funny Picture Book No 3 humour childrens
Price: $22.00


Lord, Gabrielle:  Conspiracy 365 January to December - 12 books
Book Number: 56634
Scholastic 2009, 2010 8vo. Softcovers. Near fine, January and March are signed by Lord.
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Price: $100.00


White, T. H. Foreword by Anne Fine. Illustrated by Martin Hargreaves:  Mistress Masham's Repose
Book Number: 56688
ACC Children's Classics 1998 4to. Hardcover in d/w. 158pp. fine in same d/w. A young orphan finds a colony of Liliputians, descendants of those encountered in Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels.
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Price: $25.00


Milne, A.A. - decorations by Ernest. H. Shepard:  Now We Are Six (Winnie-the-Pooh)
Book Number: 56700
Methuen 1927 - First Published 8vo Green leather hardcover 103pp, Gilt title to spine and Christopher Robin carrying a fishing pole stamped on cover. Illustrated end pages. Very good, unmarked, spine has some chips and wear, small bumps and some wear to extremes. Green ribbon place marker, worn at base. Gilt page edges.
Keywords: Poetry Drama Criticism Children's Books Now We Are Six (Winnie the Pooh) Milne A A
Price: $125.00


Maltby, Peg:  Nutchen of the Forest
Book Number: 56869
Angus and Robertson n.d. circa 1980s Large 8vo. hardcover. 32pp. full page colour illus. Very good. / Good d/w with a few tears(repaired).
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Price: $25.00


Whiteley, Opal:  The Singing Creek Where the Willows Grow: The Rediscovered Diary of Opal Whiteley
Book Number: 57013
Hutchinson & Co., United Kingdom, 1987. 8vo. hardcover. 371pp. Very good, owner's signature on fep. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: Rediscovered Diary of Opal Whiteley
Price: $12.00


Everett-Green, E.:  Ringed by Fire - A Story of the Franco-Prussian War
Book Number: 57423
Nelson n.d. (1904) 8vo. Pictorial cloth boards. 431pp. Good. 4 colour plates.
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Price: $8.00


Trezise, Percy:  Quinkin Mountain
Book Number: 57482
Angus & Robertson Childrens January 29, 1997 4to hardcover 32pp very good +.
Keywords: Quinkin Mountain Trezise Percy
Price: $25.00


Daily Express:  RUPERT. The Daily Express Annual.
Book Number: 57930
Express Newspapers Ltd. London. 1975 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 115pp. colour illus. very good, owner's name on fep.
Keywords: Comic strip annual with additional text.
Price: $25.00


O'Harris, Pixie:  Was it Yesterday. The Autobiography of Pixie O'Harris
Book Number: 57999
Rigby, Australia, 1983. Small 4to/ laether bound hardcover in slipcase. 119pp. colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.. Limited edition #105 of 150 copies. Signed by author.
Keywords: australian children illustrator artist fairy fairies
Price: $95.00


Carroll, Lewis:  The Wasp in a Wig: A "Suppressed" Episode of Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
Book Number: 58109
Macmillan, London, 1977. 8vo. hardcover. 40pp. Near Fine./ Very good d/w with light mark from pastedown on front.
Keywords: alice wonderland
Price: $12.00


Lewis, Spencer H.:  The Secret Doctrines of Jesus
Book Number: 58114
Rosicrucian Classics Series 2006 8vo. Softcover. 164pp. Very good.
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Price: $12.00


Russell, Lorna (editor):  The Best of Girl: Sister Paper to Eagle
Book Number: 58289
Carlton Publishing, London 2006 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 144pp. comic strips, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Keywords: girls magazine comics teenager
Price: $25.00


Opie, Iona & Peter - Assembled by:  The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book
Book Number: 58168
Oxford University Press 1963 8vo Hardcover in d/w. 224pp index, b/w illus. very good+. po inscription on ffl.
Keywords: Oxford Dictionary children Nursery Rhymes
Price: $22.00


Carroll, Lewis. Illustrated by Peter Weevers:  Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Book Number: 58329
Hutchinson 1989 sm. 4to. Hardcover in d/w with tear to top near spine, otherwise very good.
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Price: $18.00


Carpi, Pinin:  Il Mago Dei Labirinti - Mauro e il leone nei labirinti dove non ci si perde mar
Book Number: 58332
Giunti Marzocco 1990 Folio 76pp. Illustrated. Italian.
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Price: $18.00


De Brunhoff, Laurent:  The Rescue of Babar
Book Number: 58490
Methuen Children's Books 1993 folio. Hardcover. Red cloth spine to pictorial boards. Very good. Illustrated in colour throughout. Elephants on end pages.
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Price: $25.00


O'Harris, Pixie:  Rocks of Han: A Fairy Story
Book Number: 58430
Currawong Publishing Company, Sydney, 1944. Small 8vo. staple wraps. 62pp. b/w illus. Fair, small piece missing from front cover, some splitting on spine. Very good inside.
Keywords: fairies fairy
Price: $35.00


Retold by Letta Schatz - Illustrated by John Freas:  The Troubles of Kings: Two Tales from Africa
Book Number: 58494
Magic Circle Books Reading 360. Level 10 Book 6 Reprinted 1981 oblong paperback. 48pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. Very good.
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Price: $10.00


Holden, Robert, Ed:  A Golden Age: a Treasury of Australian Children's Fantasy Classics : Through the Magic Door: a TCollection of Australian Classic Fantasy Writing, Visions of Fantasy - Australia's Fantasy Illustrators: Their Lives & Works. 2 Volume Boxed Set
Book Number: 58538
Angus and Robertson 1992 4to. hardcovers. pp.456,192. indexes, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/ws, near fine illustrated box.
Keywords: australian children fantasy illustrators
Price: $40.00


Andersen, Hans Christian, Translated from the Danish by Jean Hersholt, with Handcolored Illustrations by Fritz Kredel:  Hans Christian Andersen - The Maker of Fairy Tales
Book Number: 58607
The Limited Editions Club, New York 1942. 1292/1500 Limited Editions 2 vol. 8vo. in slip case. Cloth spine to decorated boards. Near fine copies in good slipcase. Signed and numbered on the colophon page by both Hersholt and Kredel. The illustrations were made by Fritz Kredel, and coloured by hand from his drawings at the studio of Charlize Brakely under the artist's supervision. Volume 1 containing An Introduction, Denmark's Ugly Duckling by Jean Hersholt, A Series of Letters from Andersen to Horace Scudder (his American Editor), and the Thirteen Stories by Andersen which wer first printed in America, now re-translated by Jean Hersholt. Volume II containing the Favorite Fairy Tales by Andersen.
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Price: $100.00


no author:  James Bond's Moonraker to color, cut out and fly!
Book Number: 58774
Price/Sterling/Sloan, Los Angeles 1979 Oblong 8vo. stapled wraps. 48pp. Near Fine. Scarce.
Keywords: cut out plane spaceship james bond ian fleming
Price: $55.00


Papunya School:  The Papunya School Book of Country and History
Book Number: 58850
Papunya School 2001 Oblong 4to. hardcover. 48pp. colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: ausrealian aboriginal aborigines school central outback australia
Price: $15.00


Bill Handley:  Speed Maths for Kids - Helping Children Achieve Their Full Potential.
Book Number: 59055
Wrightbooks 2005 8vo. Softcover. 252pp. Very good. It is written for children, teachers, parents, home-schoolers, and anyone with an interest in mathematics or who would like to improve their performance and understanding of mathematics. Speed Maths For Kids teaches easy strategies for learning multiplication tables- students master the basic multiplication tables in one lesson. The book features easy methods of multiplication, division, addition and subtraction and easy methods for checking answers. Speed Maths For Kids not only teaches what to do, but how to do it- it teaches you what to say inside your head. It plays and experiments with the methods taught in Speed Mathematics. This book is essential reading for teachers and student teachers. It teaches how to explain principles of mathematics. These methods will change the way mathematics is taught around the world.
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Price: $12.00


Balzac,Honore De (arranged and Translated By Andre De Lignolles ):  Selections From The Droll Stories of Honore De Balzac
Book Number: 59186
Bourbon Press Ltd., London, 1948. Large 8vo. 116pp. full page b/w illus by Cees Woltman. Very good, foxing to endpapers, wear to bottom cover corners. / Fair d/w chipped on edges.
Keywords: children stories
Price: $25.00


Bell,Lady Florence and Broughton,Hilda (Illustrator)::  The Singing Circle A Picture Book of Action Songs Other Songs and Dances
Book Number: 59190
Longmans, Green and Co. London 1911 Small 4to. bulue cloth hardcover with illustrated pastedown on cover. 88pp. colour illus. musiscore. Good+, some wear to spine, foxing to endpapers, very good+ inside.
Keywords: children songs dance singing music
Price: $35.00


Huxley, Francis:  The Raven and the Writing Desk
Book Number: 59212
Thames and Hudson, London, 1976. 8vo. hardcover. 191pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Keywords: lewis carroll alice wonderland
Price: $15.00


Tonkin, Rachel:  What Was The War Like, Grandma? Emmy Remembers World War II
Book Number: 59214
William Heinemann, Australia 1995 4to. Pictorial Laminated Boards. 28pp. Near fine.
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Price: $12.00


Marsden, John and Shaun Tan:  The Rabbits
Book Number: 59215
Lothian 1999 4to. Pictorial Laminated Boards. Illustrated in colour throughout. Near fine.
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Price: $12.00



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