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cover of Bibi e Bibo

Bibi e Bibo

by Children's - Dirks, R.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Italian Edition
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Italy: Garzanti, 1966. First Italian Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. Hardbound quarto in dustwrapper. The first Italian edition of this charming volume of cartoon strips (with text in Italian). 101 pp. All color illustrations from the originals by R. Dirks, A clean very good copy in unclipped illustrated dustwrapper.
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cover of Cassie Loves Beethoven (Inscribed)

Cassie Loves Beethoven (Inscribed)

by Children's - Arkin, Alan (Hala Wittwer, Illustrator)

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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New York: Hyperion Books, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. First edition of this charming book for children written by actor and author Alan Arkin. Illustrated by Hala Wittwer. A near fine copy in dustwrapper. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Arkin on the front endpaper.
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cover of The Ersatz Elevator (Book the Sixth) (Signed)

The Ersatz Elevator (Book the Sixth) (Signed)

by Children's - Snicket, Lemony

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: Harper Collins, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small illustrated hardbound volume. Issued without dustwrapper. The sixth volume in the author's wildly popular Series of Unfortunate Events series of books for children of all ages. A very good copy with one small bump to board edge. Price is listed as $8.95 on… Read more
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cover of Gawpy Book One

Gawpy Book One

by Hestwood, Harold K. and Robert W. Hestwood

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Published
1926
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$100.00

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Carmel By The Sea: Hestwood Studios, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Hardbound quarto. A handsome volume containing verse by Harold and illustrations by Robert Hestwood. Unpaginated. A close to fine copy in illustrated boards with cloth spine.
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cover of Wee Gillis

Wee Gillis

by Children's - Leaf, Munro with Robert Lawson

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Small Hardbound quarto. The second children's book (after The Story of Ferdinand) by this writer / illustrator team. Yellow cloth spine is a little scuffed and worn. Otherwise the book is clean and quite attractive. The dustwrapper is clipped at both front… Read more
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cover of Drawing Babar; Early Drafts and Watercolors

Drawing Babar; Early Drafts and Watercolors

by Children's - Nelson, Christine with Adam Gopnik (Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff)

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Published
2008
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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New York: The Morgan Library and Museum, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Good/near fine. 4to. 150 pp. Illustrated in color. Text by Christine Nelson and Adam Gopnik. This is the uncommon hardbound edition in dustwrapper. The book lacks the front endpaper (it has been neatly excised); otherwise a clean near fine example in dustwrapper.… Read more
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l'enfance de Becassine

by Children's - Caumery and J. P. Pinchon

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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$30.00

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Paris: Editions Gautier-Languereau, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good +. Tall quarto. 61 pp. 1978 reprint edition of this French illustrated children's book featuring the recurring character of Becassine. A sharp clean very good copy in illustrated boards with cloth spine.
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Becassine en apprentissage

by Children's - Caumery and J. P. Pinchon

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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Paris: Editions Gautier-Languereau, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good +. Tall quarto. 61 pp. 1978 reprint edition of this French illustrated children's book featuring the recurring character of Becassine. A sharp clean very good copy in illustrated boards with cloth spine.
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cover of Quipic Le Herisson; Albums Du Pere Castor

Quipic Le Herisson; Albums Du Pere Castor

by Children's - F. Rojankovsky with Illustrations by Ernest Flammarion

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Published
1937
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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Paris: Pere Castor, 1937. First edition. Paperback. Good. Small oblong quarto. Illustrated stiff paper wrappers. Text in French by Rojankovsky with beautiful color illustrations by Flammarion. A good copy with some toning to cover edges. Small chip lacking at lower front corner. A fragile piece.
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cover of Children's Toys Of Yesterday

Children's Toys Of Yesterday

by Children's - Holme, C. Geoffrey, Editor

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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London: The Studio Lomited, 1932. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/good. 4to. 128 pp. Illustrated in color and b/w. A very good clothbound copy in good dustwrapper with somewhat heavy chipping to edges and wear to spine. Still, a solid copy of an attractive volume. Dolls and toys for children from long ago.
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cover of The Riddle of the Double Ring; Judy Bolton Mystery #10

The Riddle of the Double Ring; Judy Bolton Mystery #10

by Children's Mystery Series - Sutton, Margaret (Illustrated by Pelagie Doane)

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Published
1937
Condition
Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1937. Early Printing. Cloth. Fine/very good +. 8vo. Early printing in dustwrapper of the tenth Judy Bolton mystery novel for young adults. A particularly gorgeous copy. Green cloth stamped in maroon. Pink endpapers. Illustrations by Pelagie Doane. Easily near fine or better in a beautiful… Read more
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cover of Gian Carlo Menotti's Help, Help, The Gobolinks!; Adapted by Leigh Dean / Illustrated by Milton Glaser

Gian Carlo Menotti's Help, Help, The Gobolinks!; Adapted by Leigh Dean / Illustrated by Milton Glaser

by Children's - Menotti, Gian Carlo (Milton Glaser)

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Small quarto. First printing with complete number row. A near fine copy in illustrated boards in very good price intact dustwrapper. Illustrated in classic Push-Pin style by Milton Glaser.
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cover of Peanuts A Date Book For 1964

Peanuts A Date Book For 1964

by Children's - Schulz, Charles

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$200.00

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San Francisco: Determined Productions, Inc, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Quarto. A Charlie Brown and friends calendar for 1964 with illustrations and cartoons by Schulz. A well preserved copy in plastic comb binding. Tiny inked price to inside front board. Easily near fine. Scarce Peanuts memorabilia.
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cover of The Story of Price Ivan, The Firebird, and the Gray Wolf (Inscribed)

The Story of Price Ivan, The Firebird, and the Gray Wolf (Inscribed)

by Children's - Whitney, Thomas P., Translator with Nonny Hogrogian, Illustrator

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Oblong quarto. Illustrated children's book translated from the Russian by Thomas P. Whitney. A very good clean copy in reinforced binding with pictorial covers. Clipepd dustwrapper shows some chipping and wear to spine ends. INSCRIBED by Whitney on the title page. Uncommon… Read more
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cover of Some Swell Pup or Are You Sure You Want A Dog

Some Swell Pup or Are You Sure You Want A Dog

by Children's - Sendak, Maurice and Matthew Margolis

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1976. First edition. Cloth. Very Good +/very good. Wide 8vo. Stated first edition. Light sunning to edges. A clean very good plus copy in brown cloth binding in original colorful dustwrapper with $5.95 price to inside front flap. Small wear at edges, rubbing to rear panel. Illustrated… Read more
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cover of May Flowers

May Flowers

by Children's - Alcott, Louisa M.

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Early Printing
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1899. Early Printing. Cloth. Very Good +. 8vo. Illustrated. 56 pp plus ads at rear. Presumed early printing of this elegant little children's book by the author of Little Women. Green cloth, ruled in blue with gilt lettering to front panel. Prior owner inscription to front endpaper else… Read more
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cover of The Court Of Boyville (with T. L. S.)

The Court Of Boyville (with T. L. S.)

by Children's - White, William Allen

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Published
1899
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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New York: Doubleday & McClure Co, 1899. First edition. Cloth. Good +. 8vo. 358 pp. Illustrated. This copy in good condition in rough decorated cloth binding. With one page typed lettter signed by the author tipped on to the front free endpaper.
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cover of The Last Egyptian; A Romance of the Nile

The Last Egyptian; A Romance of the Nile

by Children's Adventure - (Baum, L. Frank)

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Published
1908
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Early Printing
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$200.00

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Philadelphia: Edward Stern & Co, 1908. Early Printing. Cloth. Very Good +. 8vo. 287 pp. Color frontis. Superior copy in navy cloth, ruled in blind with color illustration to front panel. Mild wear to spine lettering and edges of covers. Internally clean and bright. Still well-bound. Although not named, this book… Read more
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cover of The Little Pioneers (With A.L.S.)

The Little Pioneers (With A.L.S.)

by Children's - Jenney, Mary P.

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Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$200.00

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Cincinnati: Armstrong Staionary Company, 1928. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. Harland J. Johnson. 8vo. 134 pp. Illustrated by Harland J. Johnson. Very good indeed in red cloth binding with oval embossed illustration to front panel. Prior owner name and 1928 date to blank second endpaper. In the rare illustrated dustwrapper. Rear… Read more
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cover of Pickles

Pickles

by Children's - Aldin, Cecil

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Published
1909
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$750.00

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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton, 1909. First edition. Cloth. Good +. 4to. Charming illustrated children's book with illustrations by Aldin. N.D., but circa 1909. Red cloth spine with gilt lettering. About very good condition with general light soiling to covers. With 24 full page color illustrations.
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