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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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"Too Fancy and Ingenious": children's books by adult writers

Video: A. A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh... 1926–27–28

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  1. 130304
    First edition, large paper issue, number 113 of 140 copies, handsomely bound. Only the first four of the 12 Fairy books (Blue; Red; Green; and Yellow) were issued in large paper versions alongside the trade bindings of gilt cloth. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 130304

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  2. 130570
    First edition, first impression, of the eleventh and penultimate of Lang's "Fairy Books". This work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess". Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 130570

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  3. 117200
    First edition of the third installment in the Fairy Book series, beautifully illustrated by H. J. Ford. "These fairy tales are the oldest stories in the world, and as they were first made by men who were childlike for their own amusement, so they amuse children still, and also grown-up people who have not forgotten how they... Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 117200

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  4. 129605
    First edition. The fourth of Lang's fairy books, The Yellow Fairy Book compiles fairy tales from around the world, including well known stories such as "The Emperor's New Clothes" and "Thumbelina". Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 129605

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    First edition, first impression, of the ninth instalment in Lang's Fairy Books series, gathering exotic tales from North America, Brazil, Australia, Africa, Persia, India, Lappland and the Pacific Islands. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 110632

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