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A Child's Book of Planes (Maxton Books for Young People #13)

By Tom Sinnickson

New York, New York: Maxton Publishers, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Very good/Without dust jacket. Small quarto 10 1/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 26 pages), color illustarted boards. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover copy, illustration bright with minor shelf wear but rubbing rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$12.50

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. 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. 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

Make Way For Ducklings
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Make Way For Ducklings

By Robert McCloskey

New York, New York: Viking, 1971. 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

An Actor
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An Actor

By Brooke Goffstein

New York, New York: Harper & Row, 1987. First Edition. 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

$18.39

An Interview with Santa

By Margaret Mead and Rhoda Metraux (illustrator)

New York, New York: Walker and Company, 1978. 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.

$9.74

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. 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. 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

The Story of Bunny Cortex: being an account of the strange adventure of Bunny Rabbit with the Red Foxes and his Blanket Discovery

By Esmond Mills; [Walton Advertising & Printing Co.]

Esmond, Rhode Island: Esmond Mills, 1922. Wire saddle stitch. Good. Written, designed and printed by direction of Walton Advertising & Printing Co., Boston, Massachusetts" originally issued by the Esmond Mills blanket company in 1915. Small chapbook, 5 1/2" tall, 28 pages, wire saddle stitch, pictorial wraps. A good copy over all, cover finger soiled, rubbed at the spine and creased, chipped at one fore-corner; interior generally clean but scattered foxing thoughout especially to the title page, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, three color printing with illustrations throughout.

$12.50

Twisty's Trials

By Archie Fell

Boston, Massachusetts: D.Lothrop Publishing, 1880. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good/Without dust jacket. 24mo, 4 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 64 pages) with black and white plates, red and black titles and decorations on illustrated cloth. A good original hardcover first edition over all, with significant shelf wear, rubbing to cloth at the corners, fore-corner tips through to boards, spine cloth split at hinge, cover cloth moderately soiled; front hinge broken, rear hinge cracked, internal binding secure, spine canted, paper moderately yellowed with some scattered finger soiling and foxing to the fore-edges and front endpaper missing, and evidenceof dampstaing to the rear endpapers. Still, a scarce copy.

$35.00

The Dinky Ducklings

By Lang Campbell (written and illustrated)

Joliet, Illinois: P.F. Volland , 1928. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth, illustrated paper over boards. Good/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 7 1/4" tall, 40 pages with color illustration throughout, illustrated endpapers, blue quarter-cloth on color illustrated boards. A good original hardcover edition over all with rubbing to the boards at all edges, fore-corner tips through, back strip cloth color faded and fraying at top and bottom edges; binding solid, pages moderately yellowed but showing finger soiling; the title page and another torn from the bottm edge. Without dustjacket.

$9.50

The Littlest Ones: Peter Pan & Wendy [and] retold for the nursery by May Byron; illustrated by Kathleen Atkins

By J. M. Barrie [James]; May Byron; Kathleen Atkins (illustrator)

New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good -. 24mo, 5 1/2" tall, 44 pages with intertextual black and white illustrations + 8 color illustrated plates, and color illustrated endpapers. A good minus original copy over all, generally clean significant shelf wear, back strip over spine loosened, fore-corner tips rubbed, light exterior soiling; hinges cracked and binding shaken, paper lightly yellowed, with several pages loose and several others end torn at the margins. Without dust jacket. This copy is not collctible in this condition but can be read and enjoyed.

$9.50

The Road to Safty: Here and There

By Horace Mann Buckley, Margaret L. White, Alice B. Adams, Leslie R. Silvernale

New York, New York: American Book Company, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 8" tall, 285 pages with illustration throughout, blue titles and illustration on orange cloth. A good sturdy original hardcover with moderate shelf wear over all, BUT slight moisture dmage to the cover fore-edge; interior binding solid, paper lightly yellowed and with light foxing to the fore-edges and endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

The Golden Song Book

By Katharine Tyler Wessells; illustrated by Gertrude Elliott

New York, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1945. Hardcover. Very good/Without dust jacket. Small quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 76 pages with color illustration throughout, color illustrated boards. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover copy with moderate shelf wear, bottom fore-corner tips through; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed over all but endpapers moderately yellowed especially at margins. Without dist jacket if issued.

$9.50

Beanie

By Ruth and Latrobe Carroll

New York, New York: Oxford University Press, 1953. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / Fair. Quarto 10 1/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 48 pages), color illustrations throughout, red titles on blue cloth. A very good, generally clean original edition over all withmoderate exterior shelf wear, and rubbing at the corners; binding solid, interior paper lightly yellowed with illustrations bright, with slight foxing to the endpapers. In a fair to good dust jacket, significantly chipped at the back strip and discolored by foxing and some finger stains, with original price.

$19.00

The Lone Ranger

By Janet Gari (adapted by)

Newark, N.J: Peter Pan Records, 1998. Hardcover. Very good. Originally issued in 1956, reissued in 1977; this issuance 1998. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, wire saddle stitch, unpaginated (approx. 24 pages) color illustration throughout, includes 45 RPM record, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover edition with minor shelf wear.

$25.00

The Little Spanish Dancer

By Madeline Brandeis

New York, New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth, pictorial paper over boards. Good/Without Dustjacket. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall; 176 pages, illustrated endpapers, blue quarter-cloth, over illustrated blue boards. A good clean hard cover first edition over all, fore-corner tips through to boards, with hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to the endpapers and fore-edges. The Children Of All Lands Stories. Wonderful stories for children learning to read. Large type.

$6.50

Batman and Robin in the Cheetah Caper

By George S. Elrick

Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing, 1969. First Edition. Decorative Paper. Very good. 32mo, 4 3/4" tall, 248 pages pages with black and white comic illustration throughout; stiff color illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor to moderate shelf wear, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$8.50

The Story of Cross Patch and other stories: a read-aloud story

By John Martin

Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing, 1932. Decorative Boards. Good. 24mo, 5 1/2" tall; 80 pages; illustrated boards. A good sturdy original hardcover, cover moderately worn with chipping to the backstrip that had been taped; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, black and white and color illustration; with a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Situation is Hopeless

By Ronald Searle (written and illustrated)

New York, New York: Viking Press, 1966. First Edition. Pictorial Hard Cover. Near fine/very good. Oblong quarto, 8 7/8" tall, unpaginated (approx. 32 pages), illustrated boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with with the original price clipped.

$7.50

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