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ALLINGHAM, William & DOYLE, Richard: In Fairy – Land: A Series of Pictures from the Elf World.
With a poem, by William Allingham. London & Sydney: The Bodley Head, 1981. Folio. Facsimile edition reproduced from The Osborne Collection of Early Children’s Books, Toronto Public Library, by Holp Shuppan, Publishers, Tokyo, 1981. Printed in Japan. Folio. pp. [4], 31. 16 leaves of plates. Green gilt stamped cloth, spine and upper cover with gilt […]
975.00
CARROLL, Lewis. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
CARROLL, Lewis. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. With forty-two illustrations by John Tenniel. London: Macmillan and Co., 1867. pp. [xi], 192. Half-title, publisher’s monogram on verso. Contemporary half red morocco over red cloth boards. Spine divided into five compartments by four gilt raised bands, title and author in gilt direct in the second, a rabbit in gilt in […]
475.00
IRVING, Washington. Rip Van Winkle. With a foreword by Joseph Jefferson.
Erie County, New York: Published by Roycroft Press, East Aurora, February, 1905. Tall slim octavo. pp. xviii, 48, [3]. Printed in three colours on Holland handmade paper with Roycroft watermark. Bound in limp green suede impressed in blind; moiré silk endpapers. Some sun tanning. Exceedingly rare. A fine copy. COPAC locates 2 copies only. The […]
350.00
JOYCE, P.W. A Child’s History of Ireland.
Coloured frontispiece from The Book of MacDurnan. With numerous illustrations and folding map of Ireland. London: Longmans and Dublin: Gill, 1903. Foolscap octavo. pp. xvi, 508, 4 (publisher’s list). Green cloth with gilt Celtic designs and titles. Previous owner’s neat library stamps. Mild fading to cover. A very good copy. [Porch LBC 4]
125.00
MacPIARAIS, Pádraic Íosagán agus Sgéalta Eile
MacPIARAIS, Pádraic Íosagán agus Sgéalta Eile. Padraic Mac Piarais do Sgriobh. Beatrice Elvery do Mhaisigh. Baile Atha Cliath: Connradh na Gaedhilge, n.d. pp. 117, [1] including vocabulary. Post octavo. With four colour plates. Stapled pictorial wrappers. Previous owner’s signature on titlepage. Spine professionally restored. A good copy. The contents include four stories: Íosagán (Little Jesus), […]
150.00
MILNE, A.A. Now We are Six
London: Methuen & Co., 1927. Crown octavo. pp. xii, 104. Full burgundy morocco, covers framed by single gilt fillets; gilt vignettes of Christopher Robin playing with a train on front cover and Winnie the Pooh and piglet on lower; splash marbled endpapers; red and green endbands. All edges gilt. Boards fresh and bright. Binding firm […]
565.00
RACKHAM, Arthur (Illustr.). & OTHERS. Queen Mab’s Fairy Realm
RACKHAM, Arthur (Illustr.). & OTHERS. Queen Mab’s Fairy Realm. Illustrated by H. Cole, A. Garth Jones, H. R. Millar, A. Rackham, and R. Savage. London: Newnes, 1901. First edition. Post octavo. pp. xii, [2], 310. Coloured frontispiece and titlepage. Original dark blue cloth boards, decorative translucent fairy in gilt, impressed design of castle in green to upper cover; […]
475.00
STEIG, William: Shrek!
New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1990. Hardcover. Steig, William (illustrator). First Edition, First Printing. The source book for one of the most beloved films of recent decades. A children’s book as delightfully illustrated by William Steig as it is written. A fine bright copy.  
325.00
SUSS, Dr: The Cat in the Hat Comes Back [First edition/First printing]
New York: Beginner Books Inc, 1958. Hard cover. pp. 63. Illustrated. Royal Octavo. Very good condition, pages are clean and near pristine. Slightly worn dust jacket in protected acid-free mylar cover.
475.00
SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver's Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse.
SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver’s Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse.
SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver’s Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse. Edited by John Hayward. Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press & New York: Random House, 1934. First Nonesuch edition. pp. xviii, 868. Modern half maroon calf on maroon cloth boards, title, author and year in gilt direct on spine. Original cloth backstrip bound in at end. […]
175.00
SWIFT, Jonathan: Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World [Illustrations by Charles E Brock]
[SWIFT, Jonathan] Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. By Lemuel Gulliver. With a preface by Henry Craik, and one hundred illustrations by Charles E Brock. London: Macmillan, 1894. Crown octavo. First UK printing of this illustrated edition. pp. xxx, 381, [1], [1 (Cranford Series)]. Original green cloth with the elaborate gilt designs to the upper cover […]
375.00
SWIFT, Jonathan. Gulliver’s Travels
With illustrations by Thomas Morten. Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1979. Demy octavo. pp. [xii], 337. Bound in quarter brown morocco on decorated cloth boards, titled in gilt; marbled endpapers; gold and brown endbands; silk marker. All edges marbled. A fine copy.
150.00
The BFG
First edition, first impression. London: Jonathan Cape, 1982. Publisher’s original grey cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. Very good with some light toning. Previous owner’s signature scribbled out with date to front endpaper.. The original and unclipped dust jacket is very good with some edge wear, primarily to the top edge with spine foot […]
525.00
YEATS, W.B: Fairy Tales
YEATS, W.B. Ed. by. Irish Fairy and Folk Tales. Selected and edited with introduction. Twelve illustrations by James Torrance. London: Scott, n.d. (October, 1893). pp. xix, 326, 6 (publisher’s list). Tan pictorial cloth, title in gilt on upper cover and on spine. Illustrated endpapers. Spine sun-tanned. All edges gilt. A good copy. Very scarce. Wade […]
350.00

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