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cover of Come Hither; A Collection of Rhymes and Poems for the Young of All Ages. (Two Volumes)

Come Hither; A Collection of Rhymes and Poems for the Young of All Ages. (Two Volumes)

by de la Mare, Walter; Embellished by Alec Buckels

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Published
1923
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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$250.00

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London: Constable and Company, 1923. #276 of 350 numbered and SIGNED copies. Two volumes bound in gray paper-covered boards, light tan buckram back with brown leather spine labels lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. Very Good Plus, spines and labels at spines darkened. A quite handsome set and rather uncommon in current commerce. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Limited… Read more
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cover of Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

by Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll); Notes by Jan Susina and F.(redric) Brewer ; Illustrations by John Tenniel

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Bloomington, Indiana: Fredric Brewer, Publ., 1984. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER Fredric Brewer at limitation page -" for Gary Steigerwald 17 Jan 1984 Fredric Brewer". #92 of 140 copies. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Illustrated end papers by John Tenniel. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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cover of Broomsticks & Other Tales

Broomsticks & Other Tales

by de la Mare, Walter; Woodcut Designs by Bold

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Published
1925
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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London: Constable and Company, 1925. Presentation Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"Walter de la Mare with all best wishes December 1925". With 1925 ownership signature of Walter Sutton at front paste down, hidden by front flap. Near Fine, 2 tiny corner bumps, in Very Good Plus dust jacket, light soiling and light edge wear. .… Read more
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cover of Greenwitch

Greenwitch

by Cooper, Susan

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780701150488
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$250.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1974. The third book in the Dark Is Rising series. Uncommon in the 1st British edition. Near Fine, tiny top corner bump, prior owner name and address hidden by front flap, 4 dates in ink rear and page. In a Near Fine dust jacket, small crease top corner front panel. . First British Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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cover of Franconia Stories

Franconia Stories

by Abbott, Jacob; Edited by Margaret Armstrong; Illustrated by Helen Maitland Armstrong

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Published
1923
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Edited Edition
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$300.00

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New York & London: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1923. Bound in red cloth with lettering stamped in black and with RARE dust jacket. With color frontispiece illustration and black and white illustrations in text, all by Helen Maitland Armstrong. Illustrated end pages. ix, 321 pp. Near Fine, light soiling to edges of page block, in Very Good Plus dust… Read more
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cover of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780395219706
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$150.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975. First American Edition, First Printing, with complete number row. Near Fine, small rubs at bottom corners, in Near Fine dust jacket, light wear at spine ends and corners. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of (Lincoln)  A Child's History of the United States. In Three Volumes ( Including Vol. III. Part Second. History of the Great Rebellion.)

(Lincoln) A Child's History of the United States. In Three Volumes ( Including Vol. III. Part Second. History of the Great Rebellion.)

by Bonner, John

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Published
1866
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$500.00

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New York: Harper & Brother Publishers, 1866. xx, 17-308, [2],317, [5], 14-367, [1] p. Index, p. [359]-367. Illustrated with engravings. Three volumes in publisher's original olive cloth ornately stamped in gilt, pale peach end papers. Near Fine, light wear at spine ends and corners, title leaf Vol. I detached, first peach end papers in Vols. I and III roughly removed,… Read more
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cover of Yellow Jacket; The Story of a Domestic Cat.

Yellow Jacket; The Story of a Domestic Cat.

by Carter, Russell Gordon; Illustrated by Ralph Carlyle Prather

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Published
1931
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1931. SCARCE in lovely collectible dust jacket, which retains on the front flap the uncut publisher's bookmark. Fine in Very Good dust jacket, small chips at corners and spine ends, light soiling. "The life story of Peter, a domestic cat that renounces civilization and roams the woods and fields after the manner of his tawny… Read more
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cover of Old Tales from Spain

Old Tales from Spain

by Alfau, Felipe; Illustrated by Rhea Wells

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Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,000.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1929. The Spanish born American novelist's first book, a book for children. Felipe Alfau's novels are Locos: A Comedy of Gestures (1936) and Chromos (written in the 1940s but left unpublished until 1990), the latter being nominated for the National Book Award in 1990. RARE in dust jacket, Near Fine, tiny bump top… Read more
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cover of The Captain of the Rajah. A Story of the Sea

The Captain of the Rajah. A Story of the Sea

by Patterson, Howard; Illustrated by Warren Sheppard

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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New York: Union Square Publishing Company, 1890. 155 pages. Profusely illustrated by Warren Sheppard, with full page illustrations and practically ever page of text with smaller illustrations. . Very Good in original green cloth, decorative end papers, lettering faded yet legible, light wear at edges, hinges starting to open. Uncommon in current commerce, only copy noted at Rare Book Hub… Read more
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cover of Publisher's Promotional Poster for BABAR

Publisher's Promotional Poster for BABAR

by (De Brunhoff, Laurent)

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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No Place (Paris): L'Ecole des Loisirs SCARCE. No place (Paris) No date, circa 1980's. Near Fine, faint creases, 16 1/2" w x 24" h. The publisher L'ecole des Loisirs published a number of BABAR books during this time period. No doubt a limited edition poster, no edition number stated, this poster was printed on heavy paper and distributed at an… Read more
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cover of ABC

ABC

by Rumohr, Marianne; Illustrated by Carl Von Hanno

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Edition
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Oslo, Norway: Johan Grundt Tanum, 1954. Very Good Plus, corners rubbed. Illustrated end pages, charmingly illustrated in color and black and white by noted Norwegian artist Carl Von Hanno. First published 1949, this revised edition for Moderate Forms. Text in Norwegian, 120 p. SCARCE, an unusual find for the ABC collector. . Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No… Read more
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cover of A Collection of 7 of the First 9 Redbook Magazines from 1950-1951 Containing Original Dr. Seusss Stories

A Collection of 7 of the First 9 Redbook Magazines from 1950-1951 Containing Original Dr. Seusss Stories

by Dr. Seuss; (GEISEL, Ted [Theodore]

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printings
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New York: McCall Corporation, 1950. Seven of the first nine Redbook Magazines from 1950-51 ( 1.3.4.5.6.7, and 9 ) that each contained an original Dr. Seuss story, overall Very Good, wear with paper loss at spine ends, some with tears at spine folds, toning, some pages with small corner creases. Jun. 1950, Vol. 95, No.2, "Gustav, the Goldfish", p. 48-51;… Read more
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cover of Mother Earth's Children; The Frolics of the Fruits and Vegetables

Mother Earth's Children; The Frolics of the Fruits and Vegetables

by Gordon, Elizabeth; Illustrations By M. T. Ross

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Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$100.00

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New York: The Wise-Parslow Company , 1930. The Wise-Parslow edition, published circa 1930. Utterly charming color illustrations by M.T. (Penny) Ross, one of the first co-workers of Walt Disney, featuring anthropomorphic characters from various fruits, vegetables and flowers. 9 1/2" h x 6 3/4" w, red cloth pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers, 95, (1) pages. Near Fine, no jacket, slight… Read more
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cover of The Rooster Crows; A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles

The Rooster Crows; A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles

by Petersham, Maud & Miska

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
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$700.00

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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1946. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR Maud and Miska Petersham at front end page. Winner of the Caldecott Medal in 1946. Second Printing stated. No jacket, Very Good Plus, light wear at top corners. SCARCE in commerce in any printing SIGNED BY both Petershams. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR.… Read more
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cover of Raggedy Ann's Joyful Songs

Raggedy Ann's Joyful Songs

by Gruelle, Johnny; Miller, Chas.

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Published
1937
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Miller Music Corp., 1937. SCARCE in such lovely condition. Near Fine, prior owner name in ink front cover, 1 pages with ink check mark, light soiling to wrappers. 48 pages, with 20 songs, drawings and words bu Johnny Gruelle, music by Chas. Miller. 8 1/8" x 10 7/8" .. First Printing. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine. Oblong 4to… Read more
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cover of Eloise in Moscow

Eloise in Moscow

by Thompson, Kay; Drawings by Hilary Knight

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Published
1959
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$300.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, the white wrapper lightly toned and with slight soiling. With the wonderful Hilary knight drawings, a quite pleasing and gift-quality copy of the 4th Eloise title. . First Printing. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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cover of A Pig Tale  (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

A Pig Tale (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Newton-John, Olivia and Hurst, Brian Seth

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. SCARCE Publisher's promotional poster, 14 3/4" h x 17 1/2" w , featuring Sal Murdocca's whimsical illustration with Newton-John's portrit photo inset. Near Fine, faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 14 3/4" h x 17 1/2" W.
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cover of Once Upon a Time; Folktales from Scholastic Books   (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

Once Upon a Time; Folktales from Scholastic Books (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Various

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Scholastic Press, 1987. SCARCE Publisher's promotional poster, 17" h x 22'w , featuring characters from thirteen Scholastic publications of classic folktales. Near Fine, faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 17" h x 22'w.
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cover of The Candlewick Book of Fairy Tales  (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

The Candlewick Book of Fairy Tales (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Illustrated by P.J. Lynch; Retold by Sarah Hayes

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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No Place: Candlewick Press, 1993. SCARCE Publisher's promotional poster, 24 1/4" h x 17 1/2"w , featuring the Evil Queen from Sleeping Beauty. Near Fine, corner crease, faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 24 1/4" h x 17 1/2"w.
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