Category: Illustrated Books


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Jean-Dominique Ingres, Master of Pure Draughtsmanship


Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12466

Illustrated with 24 plates in Rembrandt Photogravure. Monograph by Arsene Alexandre. Edited by Walter Shaw Sparrow. Interior is clean and all paste-down plates are in Fine condition. Very minor spotting to end-papers. Green cloth boards have some wear to edges and tips. Heavy book weighing 1.652kg. View more info

Het Schuilt in Ons Allen

By: ALLEN, Johannes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Den Haag, Ad. M. C. Stock:

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 22085

Geautoriseerde Nederlandsche vertaling uit het deensch van Dr. Annie Posthumus. Undated, but 1946. Dutch language text. 192pp, illustrated by Alfred Mazure, color plates and in-text illustration. Interior is very clean, plates are bright. Text, printed on cheap postwar paper, is browing uniformly.Sopund binding, no weakness to hinges. Illustrated front board is bright and clean. Sound cloth spine. Solid copy. Weight, 450g. View more info

A Day With the Tiny Children


Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Saan's Publishing Co.:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 13084

Saan 103. No publication data, author , illustrator or date of issue given. Very colorful and charming illustrations with great detail are featured along with simple verses. Unpaginated [12pp]. Undated [c.1940's]. Overall a bright, clean, attractive copy with minor defects only. Staples rusted but bindi g sound. View more info

The Traveling Musicians


Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, J. L. Schilling Co.: 1944

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 28044

Classic story of the four animals known as 'The Traveling Musicians'. Illustrated with charm by Dick Hart. Interesting format in that the 'book' is a single sheet, printed on one side in full color, measuring 24" by 22", that folds down to make a small book, 6" by 11". Very bright and clean. Unmarked. very slight soiling to back page. Weight, 35g. View more info

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Bow Wow and Mew Mew


Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Platt & Munk Co: 1943

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 045748

Pre-school book. Platt & Munk No.3800C. Colorful artwork featuring cats and dogs with one sentence captions. 12pp, all illlustrations in full-color. A particualarly attractive copy - bright, clean and still fresh, quite unmarked. Scan available. Weight, 42g. View more info

Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Baronial, Municipal, and Popular Antiquities: Volume I and II


Price: $39.50

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1978

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 33355

An 'exact facsimile of the original 1845 edition with one exception - the illuminated engravings of the original have been reproduced here in black & white'. 392pp + 386pp, profusely illustrated with photo reproductions of b&w engravings. Bound in green cloth resembling leather. Book is bright, clean and unmarked and the dustjacket is similar, Almost 'as new'. A very heavy and oversized book weighing 3.1kg. View more info

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The Journals of Susanna Moodie

By: ATWOOD, Margaret; PACHTER, Charles

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Macfarlane Walter and Ross: 1997

Edition: New, Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 045889

Trade edition, in slipcover, reproducing the 1980 Limited edition. With a memoir by Charles Pachter and a foreword by David Staines. Unpaginated, xxiii, [73] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm. Bright, fresh and unmarked copy in a very nearly similar slipcase. Weight, unpacked, 814g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and... View more info


By: AUDEN, W. H.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19857

First edition of an Auden Poem, one of the series of 'Ariel Poems' published by Faber. 8pp, illustrated by Edward Bawden in color and in b&w. With original pink mailing envelope. Pamphlet is bright, clean and unmarked. Envelope has minor wear to edges. Weight, 30g. Ships at cost via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

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Complete Novels (Collector's Library Editions in Colour) (Collector's Library Editions in Colour)

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Collector's Library Editions: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 30110

'Collector's Library Editions in Colour'. All of Jane Austen's novels in one book - "Sense and sensibility", "Persuasion", "Pride and Prejudice", "Emma", "Mansfield Park", "Northanger Abbey", with more than two hundrred full colour illustrations by Hugh Thomson. 720 pages : color illustrations ; all edges gilt; fized silk paghe-marker; 31 cm. Complete with matching cloth Slip-Case. Suitable as a Gift Book, this slip-cased... View more info

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Favourite Lancashire Recipes

By: BALDOCK, Dorothy - Compiler

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks, UK, J. Salmon: 1996

Seller ID: 048178

Recipes for Traditional Lancashire fare. Beautifully illustrated with vintage scenes by artist Albert Woods. 47pp, 'sepia' illustrations. A 'mint' copy - bright, clean, unmarked and still fresh. "As New'. One of a number from this series in stock. Weight, 57g. View more info

Little Black Sambo


Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sandusky, OH, American Crayon Co.: 1943

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 34164

A Mary Pearles book. 14pp, b&w illustrations in text, full-page color illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat. Interior is very bright and clean, and is unmarked. Orange-pink boards are sun-faded and show small areas of light soiling. Minor wear to some edges. Main defect is the wear to the spine. While the boards are not separated, the paper covering the spine is mostly lost - faily easily repaired. No marks, NOT ex-library, no odor. Weight, 360g. View more info

Yorkshire Villages


Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Parkgate Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039022

A volume in the series 'Classic country companions'. Superb collection of colour photos of Yorkshire Villages. 156 p. : col. ill. ; 19 x 25 cm. Gift inscription to the htp, otherwise, bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 506g. View more info

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Sunshine Sketches : an artist's history of B.C.'s beautiful Sunshine Coast

By: BARKER, Terry

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Sechelt, BC, Author Published: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 042970

Collection of the author's columns, rewritten for book format, along with many his sketches. OCLC Number: 46629285. 138 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Signed by the author/artist on the title page. Gift bookplate to the verso of the front wrapper, otherwise unmarked and 'as new'. Weight, 275g. View more info

Peter Pan and Wendy


Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040360

Undated edition - 1921 from research. There is a small pencil date to the ffep - 1924. This edition features tipped in colour plates by Mabel Lucie Attwell - frontis and 11 others, plus, numerous b&w illustrations in the text. Bound in gold cloth with black titles and an illustration of two figures seated on a mushroom. 320pp. Text block is clean and unmarked with a little, light foxing to the first and last few pages. Binding is tight and square. Major defect - the spi... View more info

The Art of Robert Bateman

By: BATEMAN, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Madison Press: 1988

Edition: 8th Printing of 1948 Edition

Seller ID: 17748

Introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. Text by Ramsay Derry. 179pp, profusely color illustrated with the inimitable wildlife art of Robert Bateman. Hardcover in blue silk, cloth with an unclipped dustjacket. Bright, fresh copy, about 'as new'. Presentation plate to ffep. Heavy book weighing 1.5kg. View more info