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Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books, pamphlets, and ephemera relating to books written for children or juveniles.

First editions of children's classics, including Roald Dahl, Beatrix Potter, J. K. Rowling, A. A. Milne and J. M. Barrie.

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  1. A Report Containing an Essay for the Amendment of the Silver Coins.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the recipient on the rear blank: "Mr. Lownds to Mr. Christian and his to his true friend George Morland, Esq. December 1700". William Lowndes (1652-1724) was Secretary to the Treasury under William III and Queen Anne, from 1695 to 1723. In his report to the... Learn More

    Stock Code: 90626


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