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The World of Peter Rabbit The Original and Authorized Editions All 23 Original Peter Rabbit Books

By Beatrix Potter

Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, 1995. All books are in Very Good condition with dust jackets. Box has copyright date as 1993 but books have copyright date of 1995. Outer box has wear (scuffing, a few small bumps to edges, rubbing to extremities); Good condition overall. Nice set.. Box Set. Very Good.

$120.00

The Moffats

By Eleanor Estes

U.S.A.: Voyager Press, 1969. pages yellowed. binding tight, hinges creased/cracked. edge wear with dents. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, dented, creased, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged/soiled, random yellowing along back cover, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. . Reprint Edition, Unknown Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -. Illus. by Louis Slobodkin.

$13.25

the Nonsense Verse of edward Lear

By Lear, Edward

New York: Harmony Books, 1984. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. White out on the title page. Illustrations throughout. Jacket laminate has a few wrinkles.. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Illus. by Lord, John Vernon. Mylared.

$16.50

New friends for the Saggy baggy Elephant

By Holl, Adelaide

Racine, WI: Golden Press, 1976. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. Pictorial boards show some scuffing and wear. . First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good +. Illus. by Neely, Jan and Peter Alvarado.

$16.50

A Garth Williams Treasury of Best-Loved Golden Books
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A Garth Williams Treasury of Best-Loved Golden Books

By Williams, Garth; Golden Books

New York, NY: Golden Books Publishing Company, Inc., 2001. 150pp. Original pictorial glossy boards. With an introduction by Leonard S. Marcus. Stunning color illustrations in this large format by Garth Williams accompany stories by himself, by Jane Werner, Margaret Wise Brown, and Miriam Norton. Pages are bright and clean (no writing, underlining or highlighting). Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. boards have some minor denting to head/heel of spine. unclipped illustrated DJ has some minor sunning (mostly to edges of inner flaps). Shelfwear (head/heel of spine has some bumping/nicking as do corners). Looks nice in protective mylar covering. This is not a remainder or ex-library. No previous owner markings. Very nice copy.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Mylared.

$85.00

The Fairy Book

By Mulock, Dinah Maria

New York, NY: Mayflower Books, 1979. 231pp. Facsimile reprint of the 1923 edition originally published by Macmillan, London. Original dark green cloth with silver lettering to spine. Yellow silk ribbon bookmark. By the Author of "John Halifax Gentleman". With 16 illustrations in color by Warwick Goble, one of the leading watercolorists of his day who works appear in many children's books, including The Water Babies. A collection of classic tales, some English, and some from Perrault, d'Aulnois, and Grimm. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting). Sewn binding is cracked but pages are secure. 1/4" split to upper front hinge, small puncture to rear hinge. Boards are lightly scuffed with minor rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is sunned/finger soiled and has a 1.5" closed tear to upper front cover repaired by scotch tape. Shelfwear (moderate rubbing/slight chipping to head of spine, light nicking to heel of spine, a few scrapes to paper on rear panel near spine, corners heavily rubbed/beginning to fray). Nevertheless, ooks nice in protective mylkar covering. This is not a remainder or ex-library. No previous owner markings. Nice reading copy. . Facsimile Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. Illus. by Goble, Warwick. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$44.00

Tell Me Another Story
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Tell Me Another Story

By Suhay, Lisa

Orleans, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Paraclete Press, 2001. A nice copy with no marks or tears. Some wear to edges of book and jacket. Binding tight, pages bright and clean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.00

Bonhomme and the Huge Beast

By Laurent De Brunhoff

New York, NY: Pantheon Books, 1974. Original illustrated boards. Library Binding. 1st Printing (with complete number line). Translated from the French by Richard Howard. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting). Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. Covers are moderately scuffed/finger soiled, spine sunned with a few stains/spotting. Shelfwear (slight deninting to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities). No previous owner markings. Nice reding copy. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$33.00

Stalking
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Stalking

By Landau, Elaine

Danbury, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Franklin Watts, 1996. Nice reading copy. Binding is tight. Pages are clean and bright. No marks or tears. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Black and white photos throughout.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$13.75

Seven Scamps

By Steer, Mary

London, England: Victory Press, 1959. Edgewear, spine cocked, pages yellowing. Pictorial cover, pencil marks on very small portion of back cover. . Unknown Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$38.50

The Talking Tree
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The Talking Tree

By Rayevsky, Inna; Rayevsky, Robert

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, 1990. Jacket has a tear at corner and at top of spine, mylared for protection. Writing on front endpaper. First Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Ravesky, Robert (illustrator). Oversize Hardcover.

$13.20

Moon in the Water
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Moon in the Water

By Diggs, Lucy

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Atheneum, 1988. A good reading copy with no marks or tears. Binding tight, pages clean and bright. Some wear to edges and corners of book and jacket.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$15.40

Peronnik
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Peronnik

By Souvestre, Emile

New York, NY: Inner Traditions, 1984. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. There is a large tear on the top edge near the front flap. Front flap has been price-clipped. Color illustrations throughout. This is an oversized book and may require extra postage. Remnants of the previous owner's bookplate on the front endpage. English translations done in London.. First Edition Thus. Oversized Hardcover. Good/Good -. Illus. by Lesch, Christiane. Mylared.

$14.50

The Flight to America
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The Flight to America

By Winther, Christian and Piet Hein

Denmark: Gyldendal, 1982. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, pictorial hardback. In Danish and English. Color illustrations throughout. Cover is scuffed and lightly soiled. This is an oversized book and may require extra postage. . Third Edition. Oversized Hardcover. Good -/No Jacket. Illus. by Schmidt, Alfred.

$12.00

Treasured Tales CD Book: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

By Treasured Tales; Black, Claire (editor)

Berryland Books, 2004. Read and listen along witht ehstory of Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs. Illustrated boards. Pages are clean (no writing or marks). Includes a CD with music composed and performed by Nick Cartledge. Narrated by Katherine Wood. Top of book shaped like a handle to allow children to carry easily. A wonderful copy with some minor edgewear to the cover. Nice copy.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

Two Terrible Frights

By Aylesworth, Jim

New York, NY: Atheneum, 1987. First Edition, Second Printing. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering. Color illustrations throughout. Signed by author, with smilie face after signature. Summary: A little girl mouse and a little girl person meet while getting a snack int he kitchen at bedtime and scare each other - only to dream of each other later. Pages are bright and clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting). Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. Boards have minor rubbing to corners. Unclipped DJ has minor rubbing to corners. Looks nice in protective mylar covering. This is not a remainder or ex-library. Very nice copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Christelow, Eileen. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Mylared.

$44.00

The Second Mrs. Giaconda
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The Second Mrs. Giaconda

By Konigsburg, E.L.

Fairfield, Pa.: Aladdin Books, 1975. pages yellowed. binding intact but hinges loose. edge wear with denting. corners dented, creased and split. top and bottom binding edges dented. front and back covers worn and ink chipped. front and back spine edges worn. previous owners name on front end page (FEP).. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$6.60

Little Journeys Into Storyland: Stories That Will Live and Lift

By Reynolds, Louis B.; Paddock, Charles L.

Nashville, TN: Southern Publishing Association, 1947. 236pp. Illustrated (b/w photographs throughout). Original red cloth with gilt lettering to cover and spine. Color frontis. Pictorial endpapers (a photo of a story-telling session in a black Boy Scout troop). The book includes many uplifting and inspiring stories of famous African American inventors and also includes positive, moralistic, stories for children. This book is written along the same lines as Uncle Arthur's Bedtime Stories of the same era, but this edition was directed toward Black Americans. The story pictures are predominantely of Black Children. Pictures included gives one a glimpse into life in the Southern states for Black Americans during this time-period. Includes the following stories: A Boy Traded for a Horse, How Marian Got Her Violin, A Very Kind Man, Jim's Examination, Wise Old Tom, A Real Friend, Only a Dog, Jiggs and Maggie Don't Rope Those Calves, Son, Just Little Things, Almost Perfect, Conscience Did It, The Little Protector, Why and How, The Poor Old Gander, A Doctor's Peculiar Prescription, A Prairie Hailstorm, A Prayer for a School, Drive On, Skyscraper or Shanty, A Great Benefactor, Headwinds and Tailwinds, Two Glasses of Milk, Keep the Oil Can Handy, Prayer-Is It Out of Date?, Positive Proof, Helen's Secret, Those Little Deeds Well Done, How John Bought the Organ, Yellow Roses, Jimmy's Wish, A Foolish Farmer, Troubles, Mother's Furrows, What Made Him a Tramp?, Inventory Time, Don't Be Too Hasty!, Sermons We See, Friendly Cousel - No Fees, Is Prejudice Robbing You?, Don't Break Your Looking Glass, God Keeps His Word, Then What?. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but have light finger smudging. Outer page edges have some soiling/light foxing. Binding is loose but not broken. Spine cloth is slightly loose (beginning to detach near top). Head/heal of spine is dented. Covers have moderate scuffing/finger soiled. Corners of covers are beginning to fray. Board edges are rubbed. Nice copy of this scarce book. . First Thus, Collectible. Cloth. Good -/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.00

Blue Moon Mountain

By McCaughrean, Geraldine

England: Templar Company, Inc, 1994. Beautifully illustrated. A young girl dreams of mythical creatures. The last 2 pages provide detail on the creatures including cockatrice, gorgons, kraken, mermaid, cyclops, harpy and more. "Once in a blue moon, or so they say, a white, bright path of moonlight appears to lead unwary travellers to Blue Moon Mountain - a mysterious place inhabited by extraordinary creatures. All the beast of mythology live there, the creatures from fairy tales and fables, and animals from deepest dreams. Few are brave, or foolish, enough to follow the path, but Joy, a child born on a blue-moon night, longs to see a Unicorn." Pages are bright and clean. Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. Minimal edgewear/rubbing of corners. Unnumbered pages. Nice copy. . First Edition. Pictorial Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Palin, Nicki. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$13.20

Jump! The Adventures of Brer Rabbit

By Joel Chandler Harris, Van Dyke Parks and Malcom Jones (adapted by), Barry Moser (illustrated by)

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986. 60pp. Original boards; quarter cloth binding. Illustrations by Barry Moser. Pages are clean (unmarked) but slightly age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have slight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped illustrated DJ is sunned/age-toned /slightly finger soiled with minor rubbing to extremities. A removable mylar covering has been added to the dust jacket for protection. Nice copy. . 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Mylared.

$38.50

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