modern first edition books from Firsts in Print
modern first edition books from Firsts in Print

Children's modern first editions

All of the books on these pages are first editions and first printings

Children's publications and award winners are featured on this page. We hold a wide selection of children's fiction by a large number of writers. It's always worth asking in case we have what you are looking for in stock.



All Join In
by Quentin Blake


Published: Jonathan Cape, 1990

Very good plus in laminated boards, as issued. The odd dint and crease, internally and externally. Signed by Blake.

Price: £45.00

All Join In by Quentin Blake


Beyond the Page
by Quentin Blake


Published: Tate Publishing, 2012

Fine in fine wrapper. Insight into Blake and his art. Signed by the artist on the half title page and rare as such.

Price: £95.00

Beyond the Page by Quentin  Blake


Beyond the Page
by Quentin Blake


Published: Tate, 2012

Fine in fine slipcase. Signed limited edition of 200. Insight into Blake and his art. Price when published 150.

Price: £175.00

Beyond the Page by Quentin Blake


Fantastic Daisy Artichoke
by Quentin Blake


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2016

Near fine in ill. boards, as issued. Signed to the title page by the author.

Price: £55.00

Fantastic Daisy Artichoke by Quentin  Blake


Loveykins
by Quentin Blake


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2002

Fine in illustrated boards, as issued. Signed by Blake.

Price: £30.00

Loveykins by Quentin Blake


The King of the Golden River
by Ill. by Quentin Blake, John Ruskin


Published: Thames & Hudson, 2019

Fine in boards, as issued. A charming story brought to life by Blake. Signed to title page.

Price: £60.00

The King of the Golden River  by Ill. by Quentin Blake


The Quentin Blake Treasury
by Quentin Blake


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2012

Fine in fine wrapper. Several of the author's best-known works brought together. Signed to title page.

Price: £85.00

The Quentin Blake Treasury by Quentin   Blake


Three Little Monkeys
by Quentin Blake, Ill. by Emma Chichester


Published: Harper Collins, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. This picture book written by blake and illustrated by Chichester. Signed by both.

Price: £50.00

Three Little Monkeys by Quentin  Blake


Wizzil
by Ill. by Quentin Blake, William Steig


Published: Bloomsbury, 2000

Fine in ill. boards, as issued. Signed by Blake to the title page.

Price: £55.00

Wizzil by Ill. by Quentin Blake


Blooming Books
by Raymond Briggs, Nicolette Jones


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2003

Near fine in like wrapper. Featuring illustrations and extracts from Briggs's work. Rare now. Signed by the author.

Price: £150.00

Blooming Books by Raymond  Briggs


Fungus the Bogeyman - Plop-up Book
by Raymond Briggs


Published: Hamish Hamilton, 1982

Near fine pop-up version of well-loved book. The spine has a lean and there is the odd crease to various tabs etc, but otherwise everything in order. Signed by Briggs and rare as such.

Price: £75.00

Fungus the Bogeyman - Plop-up Book by Raymond Briggs


Unlucky Wally
by Raymond Briggs


Published: Hamish Hamilton, 1987

Near fine in illustrated boards, as issued. A couple of digs across laminate to rear, a hint of a lean to spine. Sticker signed by author laid in loosely.

Price: £25.00

Unlucky Wally by Raymond  Briggs


There's Going to be a Baby
by John Burningham, Helen Oxenbury


Published: Walker Books, 2010

Fine in fine wrapper, signed by both Burningham and Oxenbury.

Price: £14.00

There's Going to be a Baby by John  Burningham


The Restless Girls
by Jessie Burton, Ill. by Angela Barrett


Published: Bloomsbury, 2018

Fine in fine wrapper. New children's tale from the popular author. Signed by author and illustrator.

Price: £14.99

The Restless Girls by Jessie Burton


One Springy Day
by Nick Butterworth


Published: Harper Collins, 2019

Fine in fine wrapper. 30th anniversary story of Percy the Park keeper. Signed by Butterworth.

Price: £12.99

One Springy Day by Nick  Butterworth

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