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Omjee The Wizard; Korean Folk Stories

by Hulbert, Homer B.; Hildegard Lupprian (ills)

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Published
1925
Condition
Otherwise very good condition
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$145.00

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Springfield, MA: MIlton Bradley Company, 1925. Hardcover. Otherwise very good condition. Charming folk stories that "are the result of some twenty years of residence in Korea and some ... examination of that literature, but especially of personal contact with the people... where folk-lore persists at its best." Color illustrations on every page. Tall 8vo, 156pp, black cloth… Read more
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Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, No. 146 Chestnut Street, 1846. Hardcover. Good + overall. Children's stories with attractive lithographic plates. Oblong 12mo, 102pp, frontispiece and 3 lithographic plates along with wood block illustrations above most of the story headings. Tan printed paper on boards with ornate borders and decoration. See OCLC: 20926130 for edition with slight variation on cover… Read more
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$125.00
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Les Decalcomanies des Vacances. Les distractions de Mademoiselle Nenette

by [Childrens] Mademoiselle Nenette

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Published
1913
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$85.00

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France, 1913. Charming decals for children, images & text inspired by Art Nouveau design. Images include of a snow ball fight, building sand castles, playing hoops, pushing a baby carriage and bringing milk to her cat, etc. Decals in very good condition, with one small adhesion. Pamphlet 5 1/4 x 6 1/4", with concertina pages 23 1/4 x 5".… Read more
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Les Decalcomanies. L'Album pour Monsieur. Les Belles Saisons du temps qu'on est petit

by [Childrens] Franc-Nohain, Marie Madeleine

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Published
1913
Condition
Very good condition
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$85.00

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France, 1913. Pamphlet. Very good condition. Charming decals for little girls, images & text inspired by Art Nouveau design. Images include a small boy reading a book on a train, the seaside, jumping in the water, trying to net fish or crabs, feeding a horse, riding a rocking horse, a toy canon, etc. Decals in perfect condition, wrapper… Read more
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Les Decalcomanies. L'Album pour Mademoiselle. Les Belles Saisons du temps qu'on est petit

by [Childrens] Franc-Nohain, Marie Madeleine

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Published
1913
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$85.00

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France, 1913. Charming decals for little girls, images & text inspired by Art Nouveau design. Images include a little girl reading on the floor, her dolls surrounding her; sitting outside with pet rabbits; dressed for a walk in the rain, puppies, bees, etc. All decal sheets are complete, a few with slight damage due to adhesion to the facing… Read more
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$85.00
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Magic, Pretended Miracles and Remarkable Natural Phenomena

by [Childrens]

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Published
1848
Condition
Good condition overall
Edition
First American edition
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$125.00

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Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1848. First American edition. Hardcover. Good condition overall. A children's book with an interesting early discourse on photography, with mention of "Light and its Phenomena, Mr. Talbot and Daguerreotypes." 16mo, 192 pp. woodcut illustrations in text. Brown cloth spine, marbled boards, covers rubbed and worn. Internally good + but with a little foxing… Read more
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Winter's Tale, An Original Pop-up Journey

by Sabuda, Robert

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Published
2005
Condition
Very good overall
ISBN
9780689853630
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$25.00

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New York: Little Simon, 2005. Hardcover. Very good overall. Fantastic pop-art art from one of the present day masters of the craft. Oblong 8vo, 12pp, slt mark on cover. Needs new battery for light up scene at end of book.
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Miriam and Her Brother Moses [SIGNED]

by Marzollo, Jean

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Published
2003
ISBN
9780316741316
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$25.00

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New York: Little Brown & Co, 2003. Hardcover. Inscribed by Jean Marzollo in 2004. She was a cherished member of the Philipstown Community. 8vo, 26pp, written an illustrated by Jean. Dust jacket a little marked o/w very good. 0-31674131-0.
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Snowflakes, A Pop-up Book

by Chushcoff, Jennifer Preston

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Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
5th Anniversary Edition
ISBN
9781623482633
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$40.00

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Mason, Ohio: Jumping Jack Press, 2015. 5th Anniversary Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrated & engineered by Yevgeniya Yeretskaya. With the "Moonbeam Children's Book Awards" sticker on the front cover. Unopened, in the publishers sealed plastic wrapper.
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Mouse Around [Signed]

by Schories, Pat

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Munich: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Signed by the Author. Small 4to, unpaginated. All illustrations of a mouse's adventure around town when he falls from his nest into a plumber's pocket.
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image of The Tragi-Comic History of the Burial of Cock Robin, with the Lamentation of Jenny Wren; The Sparrow's Apprehension; and the Cuckoo's Punishment.; Being a Sequel to the Courtship, Marriage, and Pic-nic Dinner of Robin Red-breast and Jenny Wren

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Philadelphia: Benjamin Warner, 1821. First American edition. Hardcover. A very nice copy of this rare American edition.. A nice copy of this delicate little pamphlet, housed in a later cloth chemise and morocco slipcase, likely one of the original copies which accompanied A. S. W. Rosenbach's deluxe edition of Early American Children's Books. 16mo, 16pp, 8 delightful copperplate… Read more
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$275.00
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The Dwindling Party

by Gorey, Edward

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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London: Heinemann, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Story of the MacFizzet family, their visit to a stately home and their disappearance. An iconic Gorey pop-up, in perfect condition. Glossy pictorial hardcover, 4to, unpaginated, 6 double page spreads with pop-ups, pull tabs, dials, in perfect condition. Issued 1982, the same years as the first US edition.… Read more
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A Wonder- Book for Girls and Boys. With Engravings by Baker from Designs by Billings

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel [Children's]

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Published
1852
Condition
Good + condition
Edition
First edition
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$500.00

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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First edition. Hardcover. Good + condition. First edition with the misprint "lifed" for "lifted" on the 3rd line of page 21. Attractively rebound by noted 20th century binder Curtis Walters. Green gilt half morocco, raised bands, gilt rules, title, author and Bost. 1852 on the spine. Marbled boards matching… Read more
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$500.00
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Early American Children's Books With Bibliographical Descriptions of the Books in his Private Collection

by Rosenbach, A. S. W.

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Published
1933
Edition
First edition, limited edition
Item Price
$750.00

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Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press, 1933. First edition, limited edition. Hardcover. A signed limited edition, number IX of 85 copies printed on Zerkall Halle paper, containing beautiful reproductions of title pages from early American children's books from 1682 through 1836. 4to, lix, [1] pp, 354 pp, [4]pp, teg. Title page printed in black & red and illustrated… Read more
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$750.00
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Peter Parley's Universal History, or the Basis of Geography

by Wilson, Rev. T., edit

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Published
1870
Condition
Good condition
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$45.00

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New York: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co, 1870. Hardcover. Good condition. A children's book, with much on Australia, convicts, Captain Cook, and the Bounty. Small 8vo, 700pp, ads at end papers, 20 maps, 125 engravings. Half black half calf & black cloth boards. Spine rubbed, chipped spine ends; corners bumped with cloth pulling away… Read more
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Australia Map from the Smallest Atlas ever Published

by Stanford, Edward [1827-1904]

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Published
1928
Condition
Very good condition
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$60.00

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London: Edward Stanford, 1928. Very good condition. Map of Australia, part of the smallest Atlas ever published, reproduced from the original made for Her Majesty Queen Mary's Doll House. Queen Mary's doll house was built by leading British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens between 1921 and 1924. Printed color map, 1 6/8 x 1 2/3", matted… Read more
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New Zealand Map from the Smallest Atlas ever Published

by Stanford, Edward [1827-1904]

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Published
1928
Condition
Very good condition
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$60.00

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London: Edward Stanford, 1928. Very good condition. Map of New Zealand, part of the smallest Atlas ever published, reproduced from the original made for Her Majesty Queen Mary's Doll House. Queen Mary's doll house was built by leading British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens between 1921 and 1924. Printed color map, 1 6/8 x 1 2/3".… Read more
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I Saw Esau / The School Child's Pocket Book

by Sendak, Maurice. Fiona & Peter Opie, editors

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Published
1992
Edition
First edition
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$20.00

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Cambridge: Candlewick Press, 1992. First edition. Paperback. Beautiful Sendak illustrations, of children's traditional rhymes. 8vo, color illustrattions throughout. Very nice copy with the dust jacket.
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For A Merry Christmas

by [Christmas card]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good overall
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$15.00

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1910. Very good overall. A child's handmade Christmas card. The image shows a night scene with a girl pulling a sled in snow, with a man with a pack of wood on his back. With the message on the verso "Merry Christmas & Happy New Year Mother." Charming. 3 x 5". A couple… Read more
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A Joyful Christmas

by [Christmas card]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good overall
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$15.00

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1910. Very good overall. A child's handmade Christmas card. The image shows a boxer-like cog with a large green box next to the lower branches of a Christmas tree decorated with garland and a lighted candle. With a long message on the verso To Ross & Mary (Motherway) from Pat. On the front is written… Read more
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