Category: Gift Ideas

1 2 3 4 5

A BOOK OF CATS

A BOOK OF CATS

McKee, David illustrates; Spike Milligan; Ursula Moray Williams; Richard Hughes; Margaret Mayo; Eleanor Farjeon; Ted Hughes; T. S. Eliot; Gladys Williams; John Symonds; Edward Lear; compiled by Rosemary Debnam

Kingswood: Kaye and Ward. 1983

first edition, first printing. Signed by David McKee and with a double page original illustration. Publisher's original pictorial boards, without dustwrapper as issued....

13250

£75.00

THE LITTLE POT BOILER.

THE LITTLE POT BOILER.

Milligan, Spike

London: Dennis Dobson. 1979

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated by the author. A lovely near fine square and firm copy,...

13963

£25.00

WINNIE THE POOH

WINNIE THE POOH

Milne, A. A.; illustrated by E. H. Shepard

London: Methuen & Co. 1926

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt. Illustrated throughout by E. H....

14009

£650.00

A GALLERY OF CHILDREN

A GALLERY OF CHILDREN

Milne, A. A.; illustrated by H. Willebeek Le Mair

London: Stanley Paul and Co. 1925

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original light blue cloth with pictorial onlay and gilt titles to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine. 12 beautiful full...

13768

£100.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON With Translations of the Italian, Latin and Greek Poems from the Columbia University Edition, and a Reader's Guide by E. Skeat.

Milton, John; edited after the original texts by H. C. Beeching

London: Oxford University Press. 1938

First edition thus. Beautifully bound by Rivière and Son in full blue morocco with decorative tooling and five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles, borders and inner dentelles....

11052

£225.00

LOUIS WAIN'S CATS

LOUIS WAIN'S CATS

Parkin, Michael

London: Thames and Hudson. 1983

First edition. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 62 illustrations of Louis Wain original paintings and drawings, of which 32 are...

13645

£25.00

FLOWERS

FLOWERS

Penn, Irving

New York: Harmony Books. 1980

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original course cream cloth with titles in black to the spine, in dustwrapper. Square quarto. 94pp. A superb fine, clean and square...

12980

£225.00

CINDERELLA

CINDERELLA

Rackham, Arthur illustrates; C. S. Evans

London: William Heinemann. 1919

First Rackham edition. Signed limited edition. Bound in the publisher's original quarter vellum, with gilt borders titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edge...

14234

£1,250.00

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

Rackham, Arthur illustrates J. M. Barrie

London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1906

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original vellum with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edges gilt. With 50 tipped in colour...

11622

£5,000.00

SNOWDROP And Other Tales By The Brothers Grimm

SNOWDROP And Other Tales By The Brothers Grimm

Rackham, Arthur; illustrates The Brothers Grimm

London: Constable and Company Ltd. 1920

First separate Rackham edition (originally published in 1909 as part of The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm). Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to the upper panel and...

12644

£325.00

RIP VAN WINKLE

RIP VAN WINKLE

Rackham, Arthur illustrates; Washington Irving

London: William Heinemann. 1905

First Rackham illustrated edition, first printing. Publisher's original light green cloth boards with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper....

13567

£1,750.00

A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM

A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM

Rackham, Arthur illustrates William Shakespeare

London: William Heinemann. 1908

First edition thus. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's full vellum binding with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt, all other edges...

11230

£2,750.00

VARIOUS NEW YORK STORE FRONTS

VARIOUS NEW YORK STORE FRONTS

[Ruscha, Ed] Anonymous

York: Lucius Books. 2015

First edition. Presentation issue (one of 25). The entire print-run was made up of 75 numbered copies for sale (of which 58 perished) and 25 presentation copies for the publisher....

11925

£40.00

TOMORROW'S PEOPLE.

TOMORROW'S PEOPLE. A Pictorial Record of the First Glastonbury Festival.

Sandford, Jeremy; Ron Reid

London: Jerome Publishing 1974

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original pictorial card covers. A very good copy, the binding firm and bright with a little wear to the extremities....

13119

£125.00

THE CAT IN THE HAT

THE CAT IN THE HAT An Original Drawing.

Seuss, Dr. (pseudonym of Theodor Seuss Geisel)

1970

Red and black marker pen, on paper. The image measuring 13.5 x 21 cms. Inscribed and signed by the artist, upper right. Mounted. A superb authentic original drawing by Dr. Seuss...

10435

£4,500.00

THE CAT IN THE HAT

THE CAT IN THE HAT

Seuss, Dr. (pseudonym of Theodor Seuss Geisel)

New York: Random House 1957

First edition, first printing, first issue. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's matt pictorial paper covered boards, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in two colours throughout. A...

14392

£8,750.00

HE LAY ON SOME COOL DOCK-LEAVES.

HE LAY ON SOME COOL DOCK-LEAVES. An Original Illustration from Kenneth Grahame's "The Wind In The Willows".

Shepard, Ernest Howard; [Kenneth Grahame]

Later published by Methuen and Co. Ltd. 1931

Pencil, pen and ink on paper. The image features Mole relaxing on the river bank, under the shade of some dock-leaves. The image measures 12 x 17 cm on a sheet measuring 16.5 x 26...

12241

£19,500.00

THE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS

THE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS

Smith, Dodie (Illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame-Johnstone)

London: William Heinemann. 1956

First edition, first printing. Luxuriously bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full [white] morocco with different sized black spots simulating the coat of a dalmatian. The title is...

3565

£1,200.00

SQUIRREL WATCHING THE KINGFISHER'S CATCH

SQUIRREL WATCHING THE KINGFISHER'S CATCH

Soper, Eileen Alice (1905 - 1990)

Unpublished. 1950

Watercolour and gouache on paper. The image measures 13.5 x 20 cms. Mounted, framed and glazed (measuring 32 x 42 cms). Gallery label to the backboard. A beautifully painted...

14028

£850.00

THE SPRINGTIDE OF LIFE: POEMS OF CHILDHOOD

THE SPRINGTIDE OF LIFE: POEMS OF CHILDHOOD

Swinburne, Algernon Charles; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London: William Heinemann. 1918

First edition, first printing with these illustrations. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An...

12641

£250.00

1 2 3 4 5