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1 Carlo Collodi, Hezekiah Butterworth Pinocchio's Adventures in Wonderland
Boston Jordan, Marsh, & Co. 1898 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First American edition. Half blue and half floral cloth, gilt title and illustrated figure to front cover. Wear and tear to head and tail of spine; rubbing to corners and edges. "Translated from the Italian with an Introduction by Hezekiah Butterworth". Black-and-white illustrations. No mention of Carlo Collodi's name. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Elizabeth Gordon The Butterfly Babies' Book
Chicago Rand McNally & Company 1914 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by M.T. (Penny) Ross 
Decorative images glued to front and back covers. Nearly every page contains different illustrated image in color of child as a butterfly, followed by rhyming quartet. "Verse by Elizabeth Gordon. Pictures by 'Penny Ross'". 7 page butterfly diary at end of book, "I Saw These Butterflies". Owner's name to front fly ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 Esther M. Bjoland, Editor The Child's World: Stories of Childhood
Chicago The Child's World, Inc. 1962 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Heavily worn hardcover in original yellow boards, cream and terra cotta illustrations. Glossy, illustrated pages with collected music, verse, rhymes and stories. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Henriette Perrin-Duportal Georgie au Cirque Album pour les parents et pour les enfants
Paris Librairie Fernand Nathan 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by de Kuhn-Regnier 
Circular color illustrated paste down to front cover. 14 full page illustrations in pink and white by de Kuhn-Regnier. Endpapers somewhat acidic. Text in french. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages 
Price: 180.00 USD
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5 Margaret Sidney The Adventures of Joel Pepper
Boston and New York Houghton and Mifflin 1928 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Inscribed by Margaret M. Lothrop, daughter of author Margaret Sidney (pseudonym of Harriett Mulford Stone Lothrop). Harriett Lothrop ran her husbands publishing company, D. Lothrop Company, after her husband's death, when young daughter Margaret was just nine. She later purchased The Wayside country house, creating a center for literary life. At the age of 34 she sent short stories to a Boston children's magazine. Two stories were quite pupular, and Daniel, the then editor, requested more, birthing Five Little Peppers and it's sequels. In 1881, the year of their marriage, the first novel was printed. From 1892 to 1897, Harriet was busy running Lothrop publishing, thus creating a gap in the notable Peppers series. The dedication by her daughter is lengthy and intimate, a lovely walk through all little Peppers, as she imagines them at mother's knee and elbow. Signed at The Wayside, Concord, 1948. Bright cloth in very good illustrated dustjacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings The Yearling
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1939 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good Signed by Author
The First Wyeth Edition. Bound in coarse linen, decorated front and spine; sans jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Inscribed by author; " For / Alicia Snyder / Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings / Feb. 13, 1940". 14 illustrations by N.C. Wyeth. A very nice clean, crisp copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 750.00 USD
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7 Stoo Hample Mr. Nobody and the Umbrella Bug
New York Harper & Brothers 1962 First Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition. A nice clean copy in dust jacket without previous owner's names or any other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 42 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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8 T.L. McCready, Jr. with Tasha Tudor Biggity Bantam
New York Ariel Books 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Tasha Tudor Signed by Author
Chip to head of dust jacket jacket, otherewise a very nice clean copy without previous owners' bookplates,names or other markings. Signed by author on title page. Full yellow cloth boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 49 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 125.00 USD
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9 W. W. [William Wallace] Denslow Denslow's Mother Goose Being the old familiar rhymes and jingles of Mother Goose edited and illustrated by W. W. Denslow
McClure , Phillips & Company 1901 First; First Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Quarter green cloth and color pictorial paper-covered boards. Complete with the full-page color plates on every recto, half plates and additional vignette with text on verso, illustrated by Denslow. Illustrated endpapers. Corners rubbed to boards, large area of corner tip loss, penultimate page. Several pages reinserted, intact. Scattered closed tears. Generally bright, with less than half of the exceptionally rare dustjacket (see image). ; Chromolithograph; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Unpaginated pages 
Price: 1100.00 USD
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