“Me and Catharine Susan.”

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

“Tut-Tut..” (Richard II)

Delightful illustrations each accompanied with a famous quote from Shakespeare’s plays. The author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie, was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

“What I did.”

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

A Road to Fairyland

Foxing to prelims and minor foxing throughout. Small 2cm tear to pg. 3. Colour frontis by Arthur Rackham in perfect condition, with tissue guard. The book appears to have been recased and has new feps.

All About Baby. (Baby book)

Kathleen Ainslie’s baby book for her daughter, Margaret and later her son, John Dickson Parker. Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1906.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1906.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1907.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1908.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1909.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Catharine Susan’s Calendar 1909.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Catharine Susan’s Little Holiday.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Daily Mail Annual for Boys and Girls


Various colour plates, drawings, pictures etc. inside. Contains a section on the Royal Family with photographs. Some pen marks (puzzles). Dust-jacket significantly worn

Dame Wiggins of Lee and Her Seven Wonderful Cats

With original invoice from a Paris bookshop, as well as inscription from Fredericke Sharpe (The son of the author) to his his niece Elizabeth. Contains stunning colour illustrations, this book is in lovely condition. Professional Japanese tissue repair to gutters, sunning to spine.

Price – $270.00 (ZAR-2900.00)

Father Goes Fishing

Some foxing to fep.

Gossip

Delightful pop up book about a martian. In very good condition.

In Times of Peril, a Story of India

Ink inscription on fep. Some foxing to pages.

Me and Catharine Susan Earns an Honest Penny.

Author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries. The color illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Double page illustration in the centre.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Mops versus Tails. The Great Match.

A story about a gruelling girls hockey match between the Mops and the Tails with a ‘bury the hatchet’ feast at the end. The colour illustrations are bright and cheerful, appearing on every other page, opposite hand-lettered text. Wonderful centre-fold illustration. The author and illustrator, Kathleen Ainslie, was active in the years 1900-1911. She was best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Old Silver Grizzle the badger and other stories from Wild Animals at Home

Some foxing to pages.

Pajaro-Cu-cu

Text in German. Brightly illustrated story of a bird and its world travels.

South Africa’s Own, Happy Hours for Boys and Girls

Signed by author.

Sweet as a Pickle and Clean as a Pig

The Child World

A fine clean copy. Boards only slightly marked, top and bottom of spine chipped and corners of boards bumped.

The Golden Age


Text clean, some foxing to the endpapers and browning of the leaves. Dw still intact but shows wear, discolouration and some losses to the spine area.

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