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Busy Little Brownies
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Busy Little Brownies

By Banta, N. Moore

New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1923. Hardcover. Bright grey with black and orange pictorial cover. Bright navy blue and white (cream) endpages. 128 pages. Illustrated by Dorothy Dulin throughout in black and tones of orange. Lightly bumped corners and worn ends; slight discoloration on the front cover, lower left. The back endpage has some shadow tone and the text edges are just turning. An exceptionally nice copy, unfortunately without the original dust jacket. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$33.75

When We Were Very Young
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When We Were Very Young

By Milne, A. A.

New York: E. P. Dutton. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1950. First Thus. Hardcover. "A collection of poems reflecting the experiences of a little English boy growing up in the early part of the twentieth century." First printing of the "Reprinted with new plates and engravings and type entirely reset," August, 1950 edition. Red cloth decorated and with negative black title. xii, 100 pages : illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. Printed end pages. Clean copy with hinges starting to break. Dust jacket is heavily edge worn. ; 8vo .

$33.75

Paradies Und Paradox
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Paradies Und Paradox

By Albus, Anita

Frankfurt am Main. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 2002. Hardcover. German Language. 332 pp. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. Gray cloth with red ribbon marker; fade along the edges; title plate scratched. Original card cover worn along the edges and scuffed. ; 8vo .

$48.75

Kathie's Diary: The story of a girl's life
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Kathie's Diary: The story of a girl's life

By Eggleston, Margaret W.

New York: George H. Doran Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1926. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth with paper pastdown title block. Edge worn but bright and attractive. Original dust jacket with heavily worn edges. (Second printing). A lovely 'story' written in the form of diary entries of a young girl to young adult. ; 8vo .

$15.00

Commodore Hornblower
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Commodore Hornblower

By Forester, C S

Boston: Little Brown and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. 384 pp. (Lacking the "First Edition" designation) Blue cloth over board, title in gilt. Original dust jacket, design by N.C. Wyeth; two significant spine end chips as well as corner tips and repaired front cover tear. Name written in ink on pastedown; shelf wear; discoloration on front board (light). Otherwise a tight, straight copy without markings. ; 8vo .

$15.00

Mary Jane Her Visit
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Mary Jane Her Visit

By Judson, Clara Ingram

New York; Newark N.J.: Barse & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1918. Hardcover. Later printing. Green board with black portrait design. Frontispiece plate and 3 full page line illustrations by Frances White. .A popular series written for girls from 5-9; the text font is large and easily read. Boards are bright with light shelf wear; the dust jacket is edge worn. Overall an attractive copy. ; 8vo .

$15.00

So Red the Rose
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So Red the Rose

By Young, Stark

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Beautiful green cloth stamped in blind design with bright gilt design (a rose wreath) and lettering on the spine and front board. The original dust jacket is not price clipped; faded edges and spine with surface and corner tip wear, now in clear archival cover. 431 pp. So Red the Rose (1934), Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will find them here, glowing with that same vitality which was theirs in life.” New York Times. In 1935 it was adapted as a film of the same name directed by King Vidor and starring Margaret Sullavan. ; 8vo .

$22.50

Stronghold ; A Novel
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Stronghold ; A Novel

By Chidsey, Donald Barr

[New York]: Doubleday & Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, Hardcover in red cloth boards in white jacket w color illus. Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket with Clear protective cover. ; 8vo ; 343 pp pages .

$11.25

Rickshaw Boy
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Rickshaw Boy

By Shaw, Lau; Translated by Evan King

New York: Reynal & Hitchcock. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Translation by Evan King, Illustrations by Cyrus Leroy Baldridge. 383, [1] pages. Bright yellow board with reverse black baner title strip, soft ends. Name neatly penned along the top of the pastdown. A straight copy. Pictorial endpages in color. Dust Jacket is aged and worn along the edges and corner tips, otherwise quite attractive. Richshaw Boy is a novel by the Chinese author Lao She about the life of a fictional Beijing rickshaw man. It is considered a classic of 20th-century Chinese literature.; 8vo .

$52.50

Nancy Goes Girl Scouting
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Nancy Goes Girl Scouting

By Large, Jean Henry

New York: George H. Doran Company. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Bright mustard cloth over board with dark blue lettering and design on the spine and front board. Frontispiece portrait of "Nancy". An Official Girl Scout Publication, the introduction is by the authors sister, Lou Henry Hoover who was at the time of publication, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Girl Scouts. Mrs. Herbert Hoover was the wife of President of the United States Herbert Hoover and served as the First Lady of the United States from 1929 to 1933. The dust jacket is not price clipped; there are numerous large chips and creases. An uncommon title. ; 8vo .

$45.00

The Happy Hollisters and the Indian Treasure
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The Happy Hollisters and the Indian Treasure

By West, Jerry

Garden City, New York: Doubleday. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. Red cloth, black lettering. Pictorial end pages in two colors. Ilustrations by Helen S. Hamilton in two colors. 183, [1] pp. Clean tight copy. Dust jacket with some scaring on the front and worn ends & corners, remains an attractive bright copy. ; 8vo .

$11.25

The Night the Toys Came to Life
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The Night the Toys Came to Life

By Blyton, Enid; Illustrated by Shirley Willis

New York: Gallery Books. Very Good. 1989. Hardcover. 0831763965 . Beautiful new edition of the classic story first published in 1943 as "The Toys Come to Life." Shirley Willis has illustrated the original text with engaging illustrations in full color. Glossy pictorial hardcover with minimal wear to ends. .

$7.50

The Thanksgiving Dinner : A Christmas Memory
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The Thanksgiving Dinner : A Christmas Memory

By Copote, Truman

New York: Random House. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Hardcover. 103 pp. Fine copy of these two classic works in one volume, in matching slipcase. A straight copy with red publisher stain, no ownership or other markings. The final blank pages are partially uncut. The slipcase has worn corner tips. ; 8vo .

$16.50

The Night the Toys Had a Party
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The Night the Toys Had a Party

By Blyton, Enid; Illustrated by Sue Pearson

New York: Gallery Books. Very Good. 1989. Hardcover. 0831763965 . Beautiful new edition of the classic story first published in 1945 as "Teddy Bear's Party." Sue Pearson has illustrated the original text with engaging, whimsical illustrations in full color. Glossy pictorial hardcover with minimal wear to ends. .

$7.50

The Waste Land and Other Poems
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The Waste Land and Other Poems

By Eliot, T. S.

New York: Harvest Books. Very Good. 1957. Reprint. Softcover. HB 1 Printed F.12.57 88pp. +1 page publisher list. A nice early printing of this edtion; with lightly worn edges and lightly toned spine. ; 8vo .

$9.00

Wanted A Matchmaker
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Wanted A Matchmaker

By Ford, Paul Leicester

New York: Dodd Mead & Co.. Good. 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. First printing. 1900. 111 pp. TEG. Beautifully illustrated with 4 full page plates, plus the frontispiece by Howard Chandler Christy, each with printed tissue guard- some offsetting. Cover design and text boarders by Margaret Armstrong; signed binding using her monogram of MA. Good only. Missing preliminaries to half title; previously repaired front hinge, worn edges. ; 8vo .

$18.75

Harry Tracy The Death Dealing Oregon Outlaw
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Harry Tracy The Death Dealing Oregon Outlaw

By Ward, William

Cleveland, OH: Arthur Westbrook. Poor. 1908. Softcover. "Profusely Illustrated." An early western based on the life of the real Harry Tracy often referred to as "The Last Desperado". Off center printed cover missing foredge. Closed tear along the spine. Text block with some chipping. Pages toned and of poor pulp quality. Scarce. Harry Tracy was the topic of many dime novels as well as plays and a 1982 movie “Harry Tracy, Desperado.” No one will ever know just how many people died at the Tracy’s hands. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$9.00

A Christmas Carol
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A Christmas Carol

By Dickens, Charles

New York: The John C. Winston Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Hardcover. 9780486268651 . Hardcover in red cloth boards F/F is in clear removable protective cover. ; 4to up to 12" tall. aka Quarto"; 131 pp pages .

$9.00

The Complete Signet Classic Shakespeare
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The Complete Signet Classic Shakespeare

By Shakespeare, William & Sylvan Barnet

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Good. 1972. Hardcover. 0155126105 . In Good condition " Shakespeare's poems and sonnets accompany his thirty-eight comedies, tragedies, and historical plays presented in chronological order " ; 10.20 X 7.60 X 2.40 inches; 1776 pp pages .

$7.50

The Man Without A Country
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The Man Without A Country

By Hale, Edward Everette

Mount Vernon: Peter Pauper Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1938. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Decorated and illustrated by Valenti Angelo. Limited to 1450 copies; 59 pages, some uncut. Without the original slipcase. Spine title is faded, small smudge on the cover. ; 8vo .

$15.00

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