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Object Teacher

By: N/A

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, McLoughlin Bros.: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2589


12 chromolithographic plates on heavy stock. All pages are full color containing images of objects designated for child education. No text besides list of objects indexed to rear cover. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or any other markings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 12 pages View more info

Jack and the Bean Stalk

By: N/A

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, De Wolfe, Fiske & Co.: c. 1903

Seller ID: 2600


Green cardboard covers, wear & tear to spine, upheld by string binding; w/ chromolithographic image to front board. "Fairy Stories Series". Scarce copy. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 10 pages View more info

Puss In Boots

By: N/A

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, M.S. Publishing Company: 1928

Seller ID: 2601


Folio in pictorial cardboard. Wear & tear to head & tail of spine. 4 full-page color illustrations, as well as many in black-and-white. "Kiddieland Series". A nice clean copy. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 11 pages View more info

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Pinocchio's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carlo Collodi, Hezekiah Butterworth

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Jordan, Marsh, & Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2401


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 View more info

The Butterfly Babies' Book

By: Elizabeth Gordon

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2345


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 View more info

The Child's World: Stories of Childhood

By: Esther M. Bjoland, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Child's World, Inc.: 1962

Seller ID: 1805


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 View more info

Tales From Kittenland

By: Father Tuck

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.: 1905

Seller ID: 2602


Folio in pictorial cardboard (detached) covers. Tears to head & tail of spine. 4 full-page color illustrations, as well as many in black-and-white. "Father Tuck's Wide Awake Series". A nice clean copy. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 14 pages View more info

The Adventures of Two Dutch Dolls

By: Florence K. Upton, Bertha Upton

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green & Co.: 1923

Seller ID: 2745


Significant tear to illustrated paper front cover, which has been repaired. Fore edge losses to front free fly. Pages toning. Tear to back cover at hinge. Full-page illustrations in color; otherwise a clean copy without previous owner's name. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages View more info

Georgie au Cirque Album pour les parents et pour les enfants

By: Henriette Perrin-Duportal

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Fernand Nathan: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262


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 View more info

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

By: J.K. Rowling

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic Press: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2843


Title page signed by Rowling. Security label to rear pastedown, otherwise a clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 435 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Stones of Green Knowe

By: L.M. Boston

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1976

Edition: First; First

Seller ID: 1816


Near fine First Edition in turquoise cloth, near fine price-clipped dustjacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 119 pages View more info

The Adventures of Joel Pepper

By: Margaret Sidney

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton and Mifflin: 1928

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2007


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 edi... View more info

Peeping Pansy

By: Marie Queen of Roumania

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: N.D.

Seller ID: 2927


Red cloth boards (front detached) with gilt title and pictorial cover. Particulars in gilt to spine, which is lacking sections & has become almost completely detached. Wear to rear cover. Otherwise, text block is in nice shape and complete with 8 tipped-in chromolithographic plates (including frontispiece) protected by tissue guards. A terrible copy of a beautiful book.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [312] pages View more info

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The Yearling

By: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2418


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 View more info

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Knave of Hearts in the original box.

By: Saunders, Louise & Maxfield Parrish

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1925

Edition: First; First

Seller ID: 1342


owner's bookplate to verso of front fly & name neatly applied to "This Book belongs To" ; A very nice copy in its original (restored) box. Bought by a collector in the forties & carefully stored since. ; Small folio View more info