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RANSOME, Arthur.

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  1. Highways and Byways in Fairyland.
    First edition, first impression. A charming and delicate fairy book, written for The Pinafore Library - a set of five little fairy books, with the other four volumes written by Netta Syrett, Anne Pye, Lady Margaret Sackville and Ford Maddox Hueffer, who acted as editor for the project. Institutionally scarce, with OCLC locating... Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 96002

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  2. 123069comp
    Signed limited edition, number 160 of 250 copies signed by the artist. "Publication was delayed by the war - Ransome complained on 15 February 1915 that Mackenzie has 'suddenly gone off to Serbia' - and by Ransome's own absence from England" (Hammond). This is one of the finest work of the illustrator Thomas Mackenzie (1887-1944).... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 123069

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  3. 1
    All first editions, first impressions. Signed by the author to the half-title of Coot Club. Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 14739

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  4. 117371detail
    All first editions, except Swallows and Amazons which is the first illustrated edition. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 117371

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  5. 119630
    New illustrated edition. It was published a year after the first edition: Ransome disliked the proposed illustrations by Steven Spurrier for the first edition, and it was issued only with a frontispiece. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 119630

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  6. Swallowdale.
    First edition, first impression. The second novel in Ransome's famous series published only a year after Swallows and Amazons and certainly as scarce. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 102792

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  7. 122906
    First edition, first impression, together with an autograph postcard from the author to a young fan, "I am glad you liked them. And thank you for NOT asking questions. Best wishes for fair weather! Arthur Ransome". The postcard, postmarked 4 July 1945 from Coniston, features a printed border of Swallows and Amazons illustrations... Learn More
    £5,500

    Stock Code: 122906

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  8. Coot Club.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £315

    Stock Code: 76585

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  9. Coot Club.
    First edition, first printing, with the errata slip. Learn More
    £900

    Stock Code: 108218

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  10. 125569
    First edition, first impression, of the ninth book in the Swallows and Amazons series. Learn More
    £350

    Stock Code: 125569

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  11. 124893
    First edition, first impression, of the tenth book in the Swallows and Amazons series. Learn More
    £625

    Stock Code: 124893

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  12. 124892
    First edition, first impression, of the final book in the Swallows and Amazons series. Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 124892

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