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Jungle Doctor Operates.
White, Paul
Book Number: 64909
ISBN: 
Paternoster Press, London 1950. 8vo. hardcover. 126pp. b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w chipped on top edge.
Price: $12.00


Jungle Doctor's Fables
White, Paul
Book Number: 64910
ISBN: 
Paternoster Press, London 1957. 8vo. hardcover. 73pp. b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w with a few smalll tears.
Price: $12.00


Jungle Doctor Meets a Lion
White, Paul
Book Number: 64911
ISBN: 
Paternoster Press, London 1958. 8vo. hardcover. 120pp. b/w illus. very good. / Good d/w with a few tears.
Price: $10.00


Lots of Fun to Cook with Rupert.
Allison, Sonia
Book Number: 64867
ISBN: 0001033255
Collins., UK, 1974 4to. illus. boards, hardcover. 29pp. colour illus. Very good, rubbing to cover corners, owner's label pasted inside front cover.
Price: $15.00


The Tale of the Little White Fox
Blake, H. S. Illustrated by Albert & Kathleen Collins
Book Number: 64868
ISBN: 
Waite & Bull, Sydney, 1932. Large 8vo. hardcover. 49pp. colour illus. Good, rubbing to cover corners, a few pages creased on corners.
Price: $10.00


Aesop's Fables
Vernon-Jones, V. S (Trans.); Rackham, Arthur (illus.) [Aesop]
Book Number: 64850
ISBN: 0330245333
Pan Books, New York 1975. 8vo. softcover. 158pp. index. Good, cover creased, light crease to first few pages.
Price: $15.00


The Flyaway Highway
Lindsay, Norman
Book Number: 63283
ISBN: 0701802677
Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1973 Small 4to. hardcover. 108pp. b/w illus. very good. / good d/w faded & creased with tear at the bottom of spine(repaired).
Price: $18.00


Yellow Jacket Jock
Thiele, Colin. Illustrated by Clifton Pugh
Book Number: 64589
ISBN: 
F. W. Cheshire, Melbourne, 1969. 4to. hardcover. 40pp. colour illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


Toby Presents, Ali Oigle and Toitle: A Tale of the Northern Territory: A Story for Children from Two to Ten.
Henri, Rene and George Arnold.
Book Number: 64522
ISBN: 
Hudson Publications, Sydney, N.D. 1955. Oblong 8vo. ilustrated boards. Colour illus. Good, some foxing, small chip to cloth at bottom of spine.
Price: $15.00


The Amazing Adventures of Billy Penguin
Nicholls, Brooke
Book Number: 64438
ISBN: 
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1934. Small 4to. orig. cloth hardcover. 79pp. b/w plates, b/w in text illus. Good+, light foxing, spine sunned.
Price: $110.00


Pixie O'Harris Gift Book.Stories and Poems written and illustrated by Australia's best loved Writer for the not-so-old.
O'Harris, Pixie
Book Number: 64420
ISBN: 
Dymocks Book Arcade, Sydney, N.D. 1953? Small 4to. hardcover. 128pp. b/w ilus. Good, covers faded, inscription on fep, endpapers foxed.
Price: $15.00


Little Round House
Lister, Gladys. decorated by Pixie O'Harris
Book Number: 64360
ISBN: 
Angus and Robertson, Sydney 1939. First edition. Small 4to. Illustrated paper covered boards, hardcover . 115pp. brown & white illus. Very good, light foxing to cover, foxing, mainly to endpapers & edges.
Price: $125.00


A Bunch of Wild Flowers
Outhwaite, Ida Rentoul
Book Number: 64262
ISBN: 
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1934. large 8vo. orig. cloth hardcover. 50pp. b/w illus., six tipped-in colour plates. Very good, light foxing. / Fair chipped d/w with a few tears and some soiling.
Price: $140.00


Kate Greenaway's Book of Games
Greenway, Kate
Book Number: 64180
ISBN: 
Merrimack Publishing, New York. N.D. Large 8vo. softcover. 64pp. colour illus. Very good, light mark on rear cover. Replica of the antique original.
Price: $10.00


Stout Fellows, Chum, Angelina, Wallaby, Um-Pig and Flip
Wall, Dorothy
Book Number: 64146
ISBN: 
Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1936. Large 8vo. orig. paper covered boards. 60pp. b/w illus. Good, repair to spine edge, foxing to endpapers, some light foxing throughout, rubbing to cover corners.
Price: $125.00


Jackanapes
Ewing, Juliana Horatia. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott
Book Number: 64049
ISBN: 
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, N.D. 8vo. hardcover. 184pp. b/w illus, colour plates & frontis. Good, some foxing, new endpapers, cover flecked.
Price: $20.00


Rip Van Winkle: A Legend of the Hudson
Irving, Washington; illustrated by Gordon Browne
Book Number: 64018
ISBN: 
Blackie & Son Ltd., London, 1887, Large 8vo. hardcover, top edge gilt. 128pp. full page b/w illus. Good+. foxing to prelims & andpapers, light foxing throughout.
Price: $40.00


Songs from Alice: Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass
Carroll, Lewis. set to music by Don Harper. Ilustrations by Charles Folkard
Book Number: 64021
ISBN: 0726700304
Edward Arnold , Melbourne ,1978. Small 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 48pp. music score, colour illus. Very good+, flight toning to endpaper edges.
Price: $20.00


The House that Jack Built
Caldecott, Randolph. (illustrated by)
Book Number: 63995
ISBN: 0517163322
Avenel Books, New York. n.d. circa 1970s Small 8vo. hardcover. 64pp. Colour plates, b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $15.00


A Treasury of Best Loved Rhymes
Charles Robinson. (illustrated by)
Book Number: 63996
ISBN: 0517163357
Avenel Books, New York. n.d. circa 1970s Small 8vo. hardcover. 64pp. Colour plates, b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $15.00


Under the Window
Greenway, Kate
Book Number: 63997
ISBN: 0517163365
Avenel Books, New York. n.d. circa 1970s Small 8vo. hardcover. 64pp. Colour illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $15.00


Best loved Rairy Tales of Walter Crane
Crane, Walter
Book Number: 63998
ISBN: 0517163276
Avenel Books, New York. n.d. circa 1970s Small 8vo. hardcover. 64pp. Colour illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $15.00


A Gallery of Children
Milne, A. A. (illustrated by A. H. Watson)
Book Number: 64000
ISBN: 
Harrap London 1939 8vo. hardcover. 144pp. b/w illus. good+. spine edges rubbed, foxing to endpapers.
Price: $20.00


A Road to Fairyland
Fay, Erica
Book Number: 64002
ISBN: 
Putnam, London, 1926. 8vo. hardcover. 219pp. colour frontis by Charles Rackham. Fair, cloth spine edges cracked in places, missing fep., foxing to endpapers.
Price: $55.00


Mother Goose in Prose
Baum, L. Frank. Pictures by Maxfield Parish
Book Number: 64005
ISBN: 0517519046
Bounty Books, New York, 1974. 8vo. hardcover. 265pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


Secret Seven Fireworks
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63826
ISBN: 
Brockhampton Press, UK, 1967. 8vo. hardcover. 120pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Fair d/w.
Price: $10.00


Secret Seven Mystery
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63827
ISBN: 0340038195
Brockhampton Press, UK, 1973. 8vo. hardcover. 120pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Secret Seven Adventure
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63828
ISBN: 0340038160
Brockhampton Press, UK, 1969. 8vo. hardcover. 124pp. b/w illus. Very good. / good d/w with a few tears(repaired).
Price: $15.00


Three Cheers Secret Seven
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63829
ISBN: 0340038926
Brockhampton Press, UK, 1973. 8vo. hardcover. 120pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Five on Kirrin Island Again
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63830
ISBN: 0340033754
Brockhampton Press, UK, 1970. 8vo. hardcover. 120pp. b/w illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep. / Good rubbed d/w.
Price: $12.00


The Tale of Christopher Cricket.
Gilmore, D.H.
Book Number: 63792
ISBN: 
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1946 8vo. hardcover. 48pp. colour & b/w illus. fair, water stain on edge of first few pages. / Fair stained d/w, chipped on corners.
Price: $20.00


Old witch boneyleg
Manning-Sanders, Ruth
Book Number: 63750
ISBN: 0207957347
Angus & Robertson 1978 Large 8vo. hardcover. 94pp. b/w illus. Good+. some wear on bottom cover edge. / Fair, torn d/w.
Price: $20.00


THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES OF BLINKY BILL
Wall, Dorothy
Book Number: 63757
ISBN: 0207167400
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1997. Large 8vo. cloth, hardcover 309pp. b/w illus. Near fine, owner's inscription on title. / Very good d/w.
Price: $14.00


Michael Bond's Book of Bears
Bond, Michael
Book Number: 27934
ISBN: 1854791117
Michael O'Mara, 1992 4to hardcover, illustrated boards. 173pp colour illus. very good, small bump& tearon spine cover edge.
Price: $10.00


A Child's Garden of Verses
Stevenson, Robert Louis - Illustrated by Tasha Tudor
Book Number: 41672
ISBN: 0689823827
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing February 1, 1999 4to hardcover 72pp very good. PO date on ffl, no name or signature. Very good d/w with tear at top of spine(repaired) Here is a delightful look at childhood, written by master poet and storyteller Robert Louis Stevenson. In this collection of sixty-six poems, Stevenson recalls the joys of his childhood, from sailing boats down a river, to waiting for the lamplighter, to sailing off to foreign lands in his imagination. Tasha Tudor's watercolor paintings evoke a simpler time in the past, and celebrate two of the things she loves most -- children and nature. Her talents are the perfect match for these inspiring poems, making this a handsome gift edition that will be cherished by families for generations.
Price: $15.00


Australian Verse for the Young
Bindi - Bindi
Book Number: 63739
ISBN: 0646401726
Bindi-Bindi Publishing 2000. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 56pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


The Book of Australian Nursery Rhyme.
Bindi - Bindi
Book Number: 63740
ISBN: 0646363123
Bindi-Bindi Publishing 1999. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 85pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


Australian Poems are Fun
O'Harris, Pixie et al. Illustrated by Dee Huxley
Book Number: 63741
ISBN: 0701815108
Lansdowne Press, Australia, 1982. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. Colour illus. Very good+. / Very good d/w. Includes poems by Pixie O'Harris, Joan Mellings, C.J.Dennis, Lydia Pender, Jeanette Lingard, D. H. Souter, Irene Gough & Mary Gilmore.
Price: $25.00


Trovato
Ehrlich, Bettina
Book Number: 63743
ISBN: 
Oxford University Press, 1960. 4to. Illustrated boards hardcover. 48pp. colour illus. Very good. / Poor chipped & torn d/w
Price: $25.00


The Kingfisher Nursery Songbook
Emerson, Sally (compiled by)
Book Number: 63746
ISBN: 
Guild Publishing, London, 1991. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 70pp. Index of first lines. Colour illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


The Giant Surprise: A Narnia Story
Oram, Hiawyn. Illustrated by Tudor Humphries
Book Number: 63747
ISBN: 0060013605
HarperCollins 2005. Square 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. Colour illus. Fine.
Price: $12.00


The Faber Book of Modern Fairy Tales.
Corrin, Sara and Stephen (editors).
Book Number: 63737
ISBN: 0571117686
Faber & Faber, London 1981. 8vo. hardcover. 312pp. b/w ilus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
J.M.Barrie., Illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Book Number: 63738
ISBN: 0340037385
Brockhampton Press, London 1973. 8vo. red cloth hardcover. 126pp. 16 colour plates. very good./ Very good d/w with faded spine.
Price: $25.00


The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes
Opie, Iona & Peter
Book Number: 63691
ISBN: 
Oxford University Press 1992 8vo softcover 467pp index, b/w illus. very good, some small creases on cover, spine faded.
Price: $12.00


The Cat in the Hat Song Book
Seuss, Dr.:
Book Number: 63696
ISBN: 
Lond: Collins, 1968 Small 4to. Pictorial cloth boards, hardcover. Piano score and guitar chords by Eugene Poddany. Very good, tape mark on fep. / very good d/w rubbed on corners.
Price: $45.00


Japanese Fairy Tales
James, Grace
Book Number: 63636
ISBN: 0333273907
Macmillan, London, U.K., 1979. 8vo. hardcover. 232pp. colour plates. Very good. / Very good d/w with faded spine.
Price: $12.00


The Adventures of Pip
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 63637
ISBN: 
Dean & Sons 1965 8vo. hardcover. 184pp. b/w illus. Good, pages browed. / Good chipped d/w.
Price: $15.00


Snowy River Brumby
Mitchell, Elyne
Book Number: 63647
ISBN: 
Hutchinson, Vic, Australia, 1980. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 123pp. b/w illus. Good, ex-lib. / very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Selections From The Droll Stories of Honore De Balzac
Balzac,Honore De (arranged and Translated By Andre De Lignolles )
Book Number: 59186
ISBN: 
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.
Price: $20.00


The Harvester
Stratton-Porter, Gene
Book Number: 63274
ISBN: 
Hodder and Stoughton, London 1914. First UK edition. 8vo. hardcover. 564pp. 4 tipped-in colour plates including frontis. very good. / Poor, torn d/w(repaired)
Price: $200.00


Phasmid: Saving the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect
Cleave, Rohan/ Tulloch, Coral
Book Number: 63117
ISBN: 9781486301126
CSIRO Publishing, Australia 2015 Oblong 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $15.00


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
Holden, Robert, Ed
Book Number: 58538
ISBN: 0207178178
Angus and Robertson 1992 4to. hardcovers. pp.456,192. indexes, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/ws, near fine illustrated box.
Price: $40.00


Oi! Get Off Our Train
Burningham, John
Book Number: 63021
ISBN: 009985340X
Red Fox, London, 1992. Oblong 4to. softcover. colour illus. Very good, Inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $10.00


Billabong's Daughter
Bruce, Mary Grant
Book Number: 62968
ISBN: 0706342208
Ward Lock. London 1980 8vo. Laminated boards, hardcover. 255pp. Very good, spine slightly faded.
Price: $18.00


Norah of Billabong
Bruce, Mary Grant
Book Number: 62970
ISBN: 070635589x
Ward Lock. London 1980 8vo. Laminated boards, hardcover. 224pp. Very good.
Price: $14.00


The Folk of the Faraway Tree
Blyton, Enid
Book Number: 62978
ISBN: 
Dean 1991 8vo. Laminated boards, hardcover. 185pp. Very good, page edges toned.
Price: $6.00


The Delightful Adventures of Catkin and Codlin and Friends
Gilmore, D. H. (David Hunter)
Book Number: 62963
ISBN: 0207156654
Angus & Robertson, 1987. Large 8vo. hardcover. 184pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w faded on spine.
Price: $18.00


Nuttybub and Nittersing
Gibbs, May
Book Number: 62964
ISBN: 0207148791
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1988. Small 4to. hardcover. 107pp. b/w ilus. colour plates. Near Fine, Po. inscription on fep. / Very good d/w with faded spine.
Price: $25.00


Asterix and the Golden Sickle
Goscinny, R and A Uderzo - Illustrated by
Book Number: 62861
ISBN: 0752866125
Orion Books 2004 4to. Pictorial Laminated Boards. 46pp Near Fine
Price: $12.00


The Adventures of TinTin - The Black Island
Herge
Book Number: 62858
ISBN: 9781405208062
Egmont 2011 4to. Pictorial Laminated Boards. Near fine. 62pp.
Price: $12.00



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