Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

  • # 17245

    QUIN, Tarella; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (ill.)

    Before the lamps are lit

    Melbourne : George Robertson & Co., [1911]. Oblong quarto, illustrated cloth boards (minor rubbing), inscription on front endpaper, pp 189. A compilation of six children’s stories with engravings by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Muir 1907.

  • # 17258

    DASKEIN, Tarella Quin; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    The Other Side of Nowhere

    Illustrations by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Melbourne: Robertson & Mullens, 1934. Oblong quarto, illustrated blue cloth, lacking dustjacket, 171 pp., illustrated. Muir 1909.

  • # 17256

    Gum Tree Brownie and other faërie folk of the Never-Never.

    Melbourne: George Robertson [1907]. First edition. Oblong quarto, pictorial bevelled green cloth boards (in fine condition), marbled endpapers (hinges slightly split), first blank with tape repair, preliminaries with mild foxing, foreword by Ethel Turner, 184 pp, illustrated, clean internals, a fine copy of the scarce first edition. The third book illustrated by Ida Rentoul. Muir …

  • # 17254

    [MARTIN, George W.].

    The sentry and the Shell fairy.

    Melbourne: British Imperial Oil, [c. 1922]. Quarto, illustrated card wrappers (near mint), 16 pp., faint foxing to preliminaries, six colour plates by Outhwaite, a scarce promotional booklet produced for Shell. The better variant issue with additional Outhwaite illustration on p. 16. Muir 4851.

  • # 16952

    MUIR, Marcie and HOLDEN, Robert

    The Fairy World of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1985. First edition.  Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket, 171 pp. extensively illustrated. The definitive reference on Outhwaite, one of Australia’s and Britain’s most loved children’s authors and illustrators. A very good copy of the first edition.

  • # 16994

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul and OUTHWAITE, Grenbry

    The enchanted forest

    London: A. & C. Black, 1925. Quarto, illustrated cloth (spine lightly sunned) 93 pp., 16 colour and 15 black and white plates, child’s name in pencil to half-title, a clean copy. Muir 5597.

  • # 15424

    Melba’s gift book of Australian art and literature

    Melbourne : George Robertson, c. 1915. Quarto, lettered cloth, pp. 176, colour and black white plates. Fundraising book from the Great War “The entire profits from the sale of this book will be devoted by Madam Melba to the Belgian Relief Fund”. Literary contributors include Ethel Turner, Henry Lawson, Tarella Quin, Dorothea Mackellar, Edward Vidler, …

  • # 12617

    [MARTIN, George W.].

    The sentry and the Shell fairy.

    Melbourne: British Imperial Oil, [c. 1922]. Quarto, illustrated card wrappers (fine), 16 pp., very light central verticle crease, six colour plates by Outhwaite, a scarce promotional booklet produced for Shell. The better variant issue with additional Outhwaite illustration on p. 16. Muir 4851.

  • # 12612

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    Sixpence to spend.

    Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1935. Quarto, papered boards, illustrated dustjacket, 92 pp., black and white illustrations, five tipped-in colour plates, sparse foxing to preliminaries and a couple of other leaves, a little canted but very fine. Holden and Muir describe Sixpence as ‘the last real book Ida wrote and illustrated… Amusing and well-executed, the artist’s …

  • # 12637

    DASKEIN, Tarella Quin.

    The other side of nowhere.

    Illustrations by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Melbourne: Robertson & Mullens, 1934. Oblong quarto, illustrated red cloth, 171 pp., name to front free endpaper, illustrated. Muir 1909.

  • # 11758

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    Exhibition of black and white, and water colour drawings by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

    Opened by Lady Cullen at the fine art gallery Anthony Hordern & Sons, Limited, Brickfield Hill, Sydney April 16, 1917. Octavo, self-wrappers (pale foxing), two page appreciation by Mary Mansfield, catalogue of 60 works including numerous originals from 'Elves and Fairies', vignette illustration, note about the publication of Elves & Fairies. Loosely enclosed, an illustrated …

  • # 11900

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    [SHEET MUSIC] Musical nursery rhymes picture book

    Cover: To sing and play with the watcher-bird. Melbourne : Murfett, 1945. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 16 pp, 8 full-page colour illustrations by Outhwaite, a very good copy. Muir 5610.

  • # 10853

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    [SHEET MUSIC] Musical nursery rhymes picture book

    Cover: To sing and play with the watcher-bird. Melbourne : Murfett, 1945. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (corners worn), 16 pp, 8 full-page colour illustrations by Outhwaite, a good copy. Muir 5610.

  • # 10800

    QUIN, Tarella [DASKEIN]; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    Gum Tree Brownie and other Faërie Folk of the Never-Never.

    By Tarella Quin / Illustrated by Ida S. Rentoul. Melbourne : George Robertson, 1925. Oblong quarto, original illustrated papered boards (darkened, corners bumped) and red cloth back, front paste-down with school prize certificate dated 1928, 165 pp, illustrated throughout, scattered foxing, binding firm, a fair copy. Muir 1905.

  • # 13125

    HOLDEN, Robert

    The golden age of Australian fantasy. Children’s book illustrations : 1910 – 1950

    Melbourne : Museum of Victoria, 1986. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 12, with numerous illustrations after Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.