The Children's Bookshop

The Children's Bookshop

Toll Cottage, Hay on Wye, HR3 5EW GBR 01497 821 083
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We specialise in children's books and children's literature from the 19th century onwards, covering both popular and collectible works.

The Children's Bookshop is located near the border of England and Wales in Hay-On-Wye, in the county of Herefordshire. As our name implies, we sell only children's books. With a stock in excess of twenty thousand books we cater both for children and for collectors, teachers and researchers.

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The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents

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A first edition in dustwrapper of Terry Pratchett's 'The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents' (Doubleday, 2001, very good condition, minimal wear), signed on the title page by the author: 'To Wendy, Amazing! Terry Pratchett.'


Misty Annual 1982 used book

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$38.50

Binding: Hardback Publisher: Fleetway Date published: 1981 ISBN-13: 9780850376906 ISBN: 0850376904

Description: Fine. Quarto. Pictorial laminated boards. 127 pages. One small bump at top edge of front cover, adjacent to spine. Otherwise appears to be a mint copy, new and unread. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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The Children's Bookshop, UNITED KINGDOM

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland used book

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$230.88

Binding: Hardback Publisher: Heinemann Date published: 1933

Description: Rackham, Arthur. Very Good. Octavo. Blue-grey marbled paper-covered boards. Dark blue cloth spine. Gilt lettering on spine. 161 pages. Rebound, quarter cloth. 'Cheaper edition'. Eight colour plates. Black and white line drawings. Foxing on half title and fore edge. Occasional light spotting to contents. A few page corners at front of book are rounded. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Squirrel Nutkin Jigsaw Puzzle used book

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$157.25

Binding: Hardback Publisher: Frederick Warne and Co Date published: circa 1950

Description: Potter, Beatrix. Very Good. 27cm x 35cm (11x14 inches). A 50-piece jigsaw puzzle of Beatrix Potter's famous character. Puzzle is in its original red cardboard box (22cm x 22cm x 4cm), with red and white label on lid with large illustration of the puzzle design and white lettering. Second white label on side, reading "4. Squirrel Nutkin 50 pieces". The box is bowed, a little worn at edges and slightly faded at the sides, and has old tape marks at the sides and corners. The puzzle itself is ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Mrs Tiggy-Winkle Jigsaw Puzzle used book

Mrs Tiggy-Winkle Jigsaw Puzzle more books like this

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$157.25

Binding: Hardback Publisher: Frederick Warne and Co Date published: circa 1950

Description: Potter, Beatrix. Very Good. 27cm x 34cm (11x13 inches). A 50-piece jigsaw puzzle of Beatrix Potter's famous character. Puzzle is in its original red cardboard box (22cm x 22cm x 4cm), with green and white label on lid with large illustration of the puzzle design and white lettering. The box is bowed, a little worn at edges and slightly faded at the sides, and has old tape marks at the sides and corners. The puzzle itself is complete and in excellent condition, with no flaws or damage. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Wizard of the Wood used book

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$83.63

Edition: 1st Binding: Hardback Publisher: Falcon Press Date published: 1948

Description: Atkinson, Leslie. Good in dw jacket. Octavo. Red cloth-covered boards. Gilt lettering on spine. 135 pages. Some water damage to dustwrapper, especially to back and spine. Faint damp marks on back cover (top edge) and back paste down. Pages not affected. Dustwrapper neatly repaired, and is now generally good. Gilt on spine slightly faded. Some light foxing to fore edge and endpapers. Contents close to VG. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Hawk used book

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$83.63

Edition: 1st Binding: Hardback Publisher: Oxford University Press Date published: 1967

Description: Floyd, Gareth. Good in dw jacket. Ex-library. Octavo. Dark green cloth-covered boards. Silver lettering on spine. Library laminate removed from dustwrapper. Dustwrapper front-flap re-attached. Faint tape marks on covers. Light wear to edges of covers. Some foxing to prelims, and prelims a little messy where labels removed. Spotting to fore edge (contents not affected). Contents generally VG. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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Red Renard used book

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$17.36

Edition: 1st English Binding: Hardback Publisher: University Of London Date published: 1966

Description: Martin, Annie-Claude. Very Good in dw jacket. With dustwrapper. Translated from the French by James Kirkup. The story of a boy who raises an orphaned fox cub. Brown boards with gilt lettering. Name on front endpaper. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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No Way of Telling used book

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$17.25

Edition: 1st Thus Binding: Paperback Publisher: Armada Date published: 1973

Description: Very Good. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Wooden Swallow used book

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$25.46

Binding: Hardback Publisher: Hamilton Date published: 1978

Description: Hughes, Shirley. Very Good in dw jacket. With dustwrapper. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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