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The Wind in the Willows

By Kenneth Grahame; illustrated by Michael Hague

New York, New York: Ariel Books/ Henry Holt, 1980. Seventh printing thus. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Very good. Quarto 10 1/4" tall, 205 pages with intertextual color illustration and illustrated endpapers, with decorative cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear BUT light basement 'musk' smell; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket, with an edge tear andwith the original price present.

$9.50

The Secret Garden.

By Frances Hodgson Burnett; Michael Hague

New York, New York: Henry Holt, 1987. First edition, first printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near fine/Near fine. Ouarto. 10 1/4" tall, 232 pages, brown quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear but slight color fading to the spine cloth; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price present.

$9.50

The Water Babies  (Books of Wonder)
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The Water Babies (Books of Wonder)

By Charles Kingsley; Jessie Willcox Smith (illustrator) Peter Glassman (afterword)

New York, New York: William Morrow & Company / Books of Wonder, 1988. First edition thus. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Near fine. Small quarto, 9 1/4" tall, 369 pages with intertextual two color color illustration and additional 12 color plates, blue quarter-cloth. A fine, clean, hardcover edition with light shelf wear and, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present

$19.00

The Magic Butterfly and other fairy tales of Central Europe

By George Obligado (translator) Ugo Fontana (illustrations); Fratelli Fabbri

New York, New York: Golden Press, 1963. First edition thus. Pictorial Hard Cover. Very good. This is the American edition of the Fratelli Fabbri, Milan edition. Quarto, 14 1/2" tall, 64 pages, color illustration throughout, stiff illustrated board covers. A very good generally clean, study hard cover over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling, but a nick to the spine and rubing at the fore-corners; binding tight, but paper cream white

$9.50

The Jungle Book (including Mowgli's Brothers, Rikki-Tikki-Tavivi, etc.)

By Rudyard Kipling; John Lockwood Kipling illustrations

New York, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1921. Early printing . Decorative Cloth. Good +. This volume was originally published in 1894. Sold as nice original reading copy only. Octavo, 8 " tall, 303 pages, illustrations black and white, decorative green cloth, gilt titles and top edge. A good plus, clean neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, fraying started at the top and bottom of the back strip, fore corner tips worn through to the boards; front hinge cracked but not broken and binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed wit foxing to the endapers. This edition is published in the uniform format of other Kipling works of this period with the black viking ship as a decorative device, but is a 1/4" shorter than previoius volumes.

$7.50

Wonderful World of Disney: Volume 1, No. 4; America's Haunted Houses, Jack and the Beanstalk, Uncle Scrooge, etc.

By Walt Disney Productions; Mary Carey, George E. Davie, Gable Essoe, Carl Falllberg, Doug Gordon, et al.

Burbank, CA: Walt Disney Productions, 1970. First edition thus. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, 64 pages illustrated in color throughout, stiff illustrated color wraps. A very good, clean, neat original periodical over all with minor shelf wear and some creasing at the spine, a small sticker stain on the cover, and text paper slightly yellowed

$19.00

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By Lewis Carroll; illustrated by John Tenniel

New York, New York: Franklin Mint Library, 1980. Reprint. Decorative Leather. Fine/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 170 pages; with intertextual illustrations, decorative endpapers, decorative leatherette. A fine, clean, hardcover edition with light shelf wear overall; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket, as issued

$9.50

The Annotated Alice: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass

By Lewis Carroll; illustrated by John Tenniel; Martin Gardner editor

New York, New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1960. Later printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 11" tall, 352 pages; with intertextual illustrations, decorative endpapers, beige cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover edition with moderate shelf wear overall, spine cloth faded; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with some slight foxing to the fore-edges. Without dust jacket

$9.50

The Courtesy Book

By Nancy Dunlea; Dorothy Saunders

Chicago, Illinois: Beckley-Cardy Company, 1927. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good . Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 128 pages black and white illustrations throughout, decorative cloth. A very good original hard cover edition over all, binding solid,paper lightly yellowed, foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Make Way For Ducklings
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Make Way For Ducklings

By Robert McCloskey

New York, New York: Viking, 1971. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Small quarto, 12 1/3" tall, unpaginated (approx. 68 pages), illustrated throughout, brown quarter cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; paper cream white, hinges and binding tight. In a very good, moderately dust jacket with a taped edge tear. Originally published in 1941. Caldecott Award winner.

$9.50

The Breaking Waves Dashed High (The Pilgrim Fathers)

By Felicia Hemans; designs by L. B. Humphrey

Boston, Massachusetts: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1883. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Originally published in 1879. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, unpaginated [approx. viii + 28 pages--black and white illustrated throughout] gilt top fore-edge; decorated green cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover. A good copy, relatively clean, back strip cloth starting to fray top and bottom, fore-corner tips through to boards; cloth lightly soiled; paper moderately yellowed with foxing, hinges and binding cracked but secure.This is a reading copy only.

$12.50

Blue Wolf
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Blue Wolf

By Catherine Creedon

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins)-Julie Andrews Collection, 2003. First edition, first printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 182 pages, blue, purple and beige boards. A near fine clean neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, clean, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In near fine, lightly worn dust jackets and with original price present

$7.50

With Washington at Monmouth: a story of three Philadelphia boys

By James Otis ; illustrated by J. Watson Davis

New York, New York: A. L. Burt, 1897. Early Reprint. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 8 b&w illustrations with frontispiece + 321 pages + 24 pages of publisher's ads, 2 color cover illustration on green cloth, gilt tiles. A good +, clean, sturdy hard cover over all with moderate exterior shelf wear, cover cloth lightly rubbed and soiled with spine color faded, slight fraying started at the spine edges and fore-corner tips, hinges and binding solid BUT apparently re-glued and spine now canted, paper lightly yellowed, with foxing to the endpaper and fore-edges. A good reading copy.

$8.50

An Actor
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An Actor

By Brooke Goffstein

New York, New York: Harper & Row, 1987. First printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approx 30), white boards A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear, ; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, only lightly worn, dust jacket with a clipped corner but original price still present

$9.50

An Interview with Santa

By Margaret Mead and Rhoda Metraux (illustrator)

New York, New York: Walker and Company, 1978. Second printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 16mo, 6 1/4" tall, 48 pages with black and white intertextual illustration, red boards. A near fine clean neat hard cover copy with minor shelf wear. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with price clipped and an edge chip on the back panel.

$9.50

Brownie Scout Handbook (catalog no. 20-110, price 50 cents)

By Ray Mitchell, et al et al; Girl Scouts inc.

New York, New York: Girl Scouts of the United States of America, , 1958. Fourteenth impression. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Originally published in 1951. Octavoo, 9 1/4" tall, 95 pages, illustrated boards. A very good, original hard cover with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at all corners withrubbing at the back strip edges top and bottom, light exterior soiling, ; hinges and internal binding solid, paper generally clean but a few scattered marks and a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper.

$7.50

An Inventory of the Habits of Children from Two to Five Years of Age [previously issued as ' Two to four Years of Age']

By Ruth Andrus

New York, New York: Columbia University Press--Teache's College, , 1928. First edition thus. Pamphlet. Very good -. Octavo, pamplet, 9" tall, vi + 51 pages; wire saddle stitch, stiff blue printed wraps. A very good minus, clean, soft cover publication with exterior soiling and moderate shelf wear, with a cover edge tear; binding tight, paper clean and lightkly yellowed.

$16.50

In Your Hands: a guide for parents in the use of My Book House (Revised Edition)

By [Olive Beaupre Miller]

Chicago, Illinois: Book House for Children, 1948. Sixth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good. Originally published in 1943. Sold as a nice originally reading copy. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 219 pages, gilt tiles and tipped-on color illustration on blue cloth. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, and rubbing at backstrip and fore-corners ; hinges and binding solid paper lightly yellowed with minor foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$12.50

St. Nicholas [magazine] For Young Folks; Vol. XVI (16), May, 1889, No. 7; Daddy, Jake, the Runaway-III (Harris); The Bellls of Ste. Anne -VV, XVI, XVII (Catherwood); A Bit of Color- IV, V, VI, (Jewett); A Queer Pet (Barbour); The 'Land of Nod' on a Plantation (Thanet); ; The Brownies Garden (Cox); etc

By Mary Mapes Dodge (editor); Joel Chandler Harris, Mary Hartwell Catherwood, Tudor Jenks, Sarah Orne Jewett, E. H. Barbour, Octave Thanet, Palmer Cox, et al

New York, New York: The Century Company, 1889. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good -. A single original issue. Quarto, 10" tall, stiff illustrated wraps, pages 483 to 560 + 8 ads. Black and white interior. A very good minus periodical overall, clean solid with minor shelf wear and minor exterior soiling, spine paper chipped top and bottom, oversized cover edges usually roughed, with a few short edge tears ; BUT back cover missing; interior very good, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$16.50

St. Nicholas [magazine] For Boys and Girls; Vol. XLVII (47), January, 1920, No. 3; The Adventure of the Ship of Glass (Meadowcroft); The Last Egg of the Great Auk (Sexton); Boy Scouts in the North-parts (Scoville); Philippa's Memory Gown (Cather); At the Fourth Level (Holland); etc.

By William Fayal Clarke (editor); Clara Platt Meadowcroft, Bernard Sexton, Elizabeth Howard, Atkins, Katherine Dunlap Cather, Theodore Holland, et al.

New York, New York: The Century Company, 1920. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. A single original issue. Quarto, 9 1/3" tall, stiff color illustrated wraps, pages 193 to 288 +32 with ads. Black and white interior. A good periodical overall, generally clean, with moderate shelf wear and light cover soiling and paper yellowing, spine paper chipped BUT back cover missing, interior very good, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed

$14.50

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