24.5 Children's Literature

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HOMILIARY, INCLUDING PART OF ST. GREGORY | MS 1776/04

MS in Latin and Arabic (text 2) on vellum, Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, ca. 1150-1187, 2 partial ff., 19x14 cm, single column, (17x10 cm remaining), 16 lines remaining in Romanesque book script of medium quality; text 2: Palestine/Damascus, 13th c., 5 lines in Arabic naskhi. 

BEATRIX POTTER MISC | MS 5414 (1)

MS and printed in English on paper, London or Westmoreland, England, August 1927, 2 pp., 17x12 cm, single column, (12x9 cm), 2+1 lines in cursive script, autograph, signed, 2 drawings in watercolour and ink. Text 3: 26 September 1913, 4 pp., 18x11 cm, 47 lines in total, autograph, signed, drawing of 3 pigs in a row.

ASTRID LINDGREN: PIPPI LÅNGSTRUMP | MS 5409

MS in Swedish on paper, Stockholm, 1945-1948, 1 p., 21x16 cm, single column, (ca. 19x14 cm), 12 lines in shorthand, 2 lines dedication in cursive script, autograph, signed, with a typed signed letter and signed photo.

ROALD DAHL: MATHILDA | MS 5423

MS and printed in English on paper, England, 1988-1989, 4 lines, autograph, signed, full-page drawing, 19x12 cm, signed, 2 printed vols. Binding: England, ca. 1989, Paperback and bound vols. 

J.K. ROWLING: HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE |  MS 5413/1 (1)

MS and printed in English on paper, England, 1997, 1 MS p., 19x15 cm, single column, (10x10 cm), 4 lines in cursive script, autograph, signed, drawing 37x19 cm in full colours, inscribed: Albus Dumbledore, Thomas Taylor, 1997. 

STORYBOARD DRAWINGS FOR HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX | MS 5413/3 (1)

MS in English on paper, England, 2006, 51 pp., 30x81 cm, 350 drawings with scene identifications and camera angles in capitals and cursive script. Provenance: 1. Lucius Books, York. 

GABRIEL SCOTT: SØLVFAKS SOM REISTE UT I DEN VIDE VERDEN | MS 2120/4

MS in Norwegian on paper, Brekkestø, Norway, 1912, 61 pp., 28x22 cm, single column, (25x22 cm), 28 lines in Norwegian cursive script, autograph, signed. 

GABRIEL SCOTT: KARI KVELDSMAT | MS 2120/1

MS in Norwegian on paper, Brekkestø, Norway, 1913, 115 pp., 28x22 cm, single column, (25x22 cm), 27 lines in cursive script, autograph, signed, with corrections and notes. 

KNUT HAMSUN: DYR PAA GAARDEN | MS 2526/1

MS in Norwegian on paper, Norway, ca. 1930, 4 pp., 21x14 cm, single column, (19x13 cm), 22 lines in cursive script, autograph, signed.