Uncle Phil's Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

1939-1960

 - 57 items found in your search
Children's Books:1939-1960

Click on The Title to view full description

 
1 Hansel and Grethel - a fairy tale in colour photography
Collins 1947 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Tatty Illustrated with colour photographs 
Told using puppets (by Amelia Serkin). Book has normal shelf wear - wrapper badly worn with some tears 117277 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Wolf Cub Annual 1959
2 The Wolf Cub Annual 1959
C. Arthur Pearson 1959 Hardback with pictorial cover Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white cartoons 
Pages beginning to yellow, but otherwise a good clean copy with no inscriptions or scribblings. 569111 
Price: 4.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A Father Tuck Bigger Little Book: Little Thumbelina, Andersen, Hans (adapted from)
3 Andersen, Hans (adapted from) A Father Tuck Bigger Little Book: Little Thumbelina
Raphael Tuck No date given. [1950s] Stiff card covers. Good. Illustrated in colour by Evelyn Morris 
Some shelf wear. Gift inscription on inside of front cover. 103907 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Monster Book for Children, Anon
4 Anon Monster Book for Children
Dean No date given. [ca 1950] Hardback with pictorial cover Very Good. Illustrated with two-colour drawings. Full colour frontispiece. 
188 pp. Some rubbing and bumping to boards. Picture on front of two children on the deck of a liner, with the Captain. 112078 
Price: 8.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Rockets and Spacecraft Book One, Anon
5 Anon Rockets and Spacecraft Book One
Collins No date given Card Covers with wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good or Better Illustrated in colour 
Wrapper has some slight wear. 103440 
Price: 3.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Before I Go To Sleep: a book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night., Blyton, Enid
6 Blyton, Enid Before I Go To Sleep: a book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night.
Latimer House Limited 1953 Hardback without dustwrapper Good reading copy Cover frontispiece and drawings in the text by Grace Lodge 
Some overall wear: Fading to covers. 4to:128pp 756034 
Price: 6.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Enid Blyton Little Book No.2 : What an Adventure, Blyton, Enid
7 Blyton, Enid Enid Blyton Little Book No.2 : What an Adventure
Brockhampton Press No date given. Staple and cloth bound card covers. Good reading Copy. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white by Eileen Soper. Photo of Enid Blyton on rear cover. 
Some overall wear. Some discoloration to covers. Presumed First Edition with 1/6d net on the rear cover. 103906 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Adventures of Sammy Jay, Burgess, Thorntno W
8 Burgess, Thorntno W The Adventures of Sammy Jay
Joh Lane The Bodley Head 1945 Hardback with pictorial cover Good Illustrated in colour by Harrison Cady 
Light shelf wear. Spine sun-faded. Endpapers foxed. 118pp. 711134 
Price: 7.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 Carter, Ernest F The Boys' Book of Veteran Cars
Burke Publishing 1959 Hardback with dust wrapper Good Reading Copy Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs , line drawings, cutaways, etc. 
Some overall wear, but no serious structural faults. Old tape marks on endpapers. 146pp. 782006 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Little Fir Tree: A Christmas Play, Chitty, A W I
10 Chitty, A W I The Little Fir Tree: A Christmas Play
W Paxton & Co 1943 Staple Bound Card Covers Near Fine 
12pp. Piano and vocal score 785368 
Price: 6.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
La Ronde Des Saisons, Clouzot, Marianne (Illustrator)
11 Clouzot, Marianne (Illustrator) La Ronde Des Saisons
Hachette 1958 Cloth backed staple bound stiff card covers. Very Good. Illustrated in colour 
Some cover wear. 24pp. Text in French 103920 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Josephine Goes Travelling, Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator)
12 Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator) Josephine Goes Travelling
Blackie No date given Hardback without dust wrapper/ Good Illustrated by Honor Appleton with colour plates and line drawings in the text. 
Some edge wear to cover, and bumping to corners. Some discoloration to top edge of front cover. Lean to spine. Previous owner's inscription on endpaper. 753141 
Price: 25.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Josephine's Birthday, Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator)
13 Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator) Josephine's Birthday
Blackie No date given [>1944] Hardback with dust wrapper Good Poor Illustrated by Honor Appleton with colour plates and line drawings in the text. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) very worn, torn and creased. with some loss at edges, and with considerable internal archival tape repair and reinforcement. The book has some edge wear to the covers, and a gift inscription (dated 1944) on the front endpaper. 753138 
Price: 48.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Josephine's Pantomime, Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator)
14 Cradock, Mrs H C and Honor Appleton (illustrator) Josephine's Pantomime
Blackie No date given Hardback without dust wrapper/ Good Illustrated by Honor Appleton with colour plates and line drawings in the text. 
Some edge wear to cover, and bumping to corners. Lean to spine. Previous owner's inscription on endpaper. 753140 
Price: 40.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Adopted Jane, Daringer,  Helen F
15 Daringer, Helen F Adopted Jane
NY: Harcourt Brace 1947 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good Illustrated with drawings by Kate Seredy 
527009 
Price: 11.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Eliot of the Border, Deane, Spencer
16 Deane, Spencer Eliot of the Border
CSSM No date given. [>1940] Hardback without Dust Wrapper. Good reading Copy. 
Some overall wear. Prize inscription dated 1940 on endpaper. 199pp. 671131 
Price: 6.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Along Came A Dog, DeJong, Meindert
17 DeJong, Meindert Along Came A Dog
Lutterworth Press 1959 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good or better Good (price clipped)/ Illustrated with drawings by Maurice Sendak 
Wrapper has edge wear and old tape marks to front and rear. Covers also marked; page edges starting to fox 522085 
Price: 9.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Young Ames, Edmonds, Walter D
18 Edmonds, Walter D Young Ames
Collins 1942 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Worn 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate) has considerable edge wear and chipping. 568053 
Price: 7.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Bridge Under The Water, Edwin, Maribel
19 Edwin, Maribel The Bridge Under The Water
Thomas Nelson 1957 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good Illustrated by Robert Hodgson. 
588024 
Price: 6.95 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Ford, Rosemary Trio Fights Back
Gerald G Swan 1947 Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good 
Prize label on front endpaper 115199 
Price: 2.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3  NEXT >  

Our no-quibble guarantee

While every attempt will be made to give an accurate description, our aim is to please our customers, so we will accept any book back and give a full refund if it fails to meet expectations as to condition, provided that we are notified within seven days of delivery and that goods are returned to us within 14 days of notification, and in the condition they left us.


"Now am I happy, snug and warm!
For all in scorn of the wintry weather,
And heedless quite of the howling storm,
My books and I are alone together.

From "Old Friends" by R. W. Waddy

 

Random musings of an elderly bookseller - Read my Blog


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@unclephilsbooks.co.uk
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie