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Come and See THE PANTRY FAMILY.
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Come and See THE PANTRY FAMILY.

By Proudfit, Isabel.

Philadelphia: David McKay Co. Publishers, (1942). Illustrated by Caroline Whitehead in color. First (NAP) edition. Rebacked with Italian Cara Valese paper and endpapers with original green end sheets left in. Square 12mo. pp. [40]. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Edgeworn corners; occasional spots of soil to pages. Other come and see titles: The Bottle Family (1938), The Broom closet Family (1938), The Sewing Box Family (1942), The Ice Box Family (1945)..

$50.00

RAGGEDY ANN AND ANDY and the Camel with Wrinkled Knees.
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RAGGEDY ANN AND ANDY and the Camel with Wrinkled Knees.

By Gruelle, Johnny (John B.) 1880-1938.

Chicago: M. A. Donahue, (1924). Illustrated by author in full color and b&w. First thus edition. simultaneously published by Volland. illustrated cloth backed paper boards and endpapers. 8vo. pp. [96]. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Previous owner "Jimmy Bump". Cover restored and cleaned..

$35.00

IN TUMBLEDOWN TOWN.
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IN TUMBLEDOWN TOWN.

By Nesbit, Wilbur D 1871-1926.

New York, Joliet, Boston: P. F. Volland, 1926. Illustrated by John Gee in color. Stated first edition. Illustrated paper boards and endpapers. Square 8vo. pp. [40]. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Light soil and rub to covers, repaired page tears. Restitched and rebacked with Japanese tissue. Pages and illustrations brilliant. Also known as Josh Wink, he was a poet and humorist, best known for his WWI poem Your Flag and My Flag..

$50.00

DADDY DOMINO.
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DADDY DOMINO.

By Merryman, Mildred Plew.

Minneapolis: A Gordon Volland publication created and published at Craftacres by The Buzza Company, Inc, 1929. Illustrated by Janet Laura Scott in color and black silhouettes. Stated first printing & edition. Cloth backed illustrated paper boards and endpapers. Square 8vo. pp. [64]. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Light soil and rub, edges rubbed. Short gift inscription and tiny pen page numbers upper corners. Daddy Domino the clown..

$45.00

PILGRIM'S PROGRESS specially rewritten for children by Laurence G. S. Morris, The.
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PILGRIM'S PROGRESS specially rewritten for children by Laurence G. S. Morris, The.

By Bunyan, John (1628-1688).

Fort Washington PA: Christian Literature Crusade (Billings & Sons Ltd., London), 1965. Illustrated by colored frontispiece and 8 b&w illustrations by S. Van Abbe. Stated 5th Impression edition. c.1954 Ward, Lock & Co. Tan paper covered boards. 8vo. pp. 120. Very Good/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Edge and fold wear to bright jacket..

$40.00

PILGRIM'S PROGRESS  in Words of One Syllable, The.
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PILGRIM'S PROGRESS in Words of One Syllable, The.

By Godolphin, Mary [Bunyan, John] (1628-1688).

New York: McLoughlin Brothers Publishers, 1884. Illustrated by colored frontispiece and color lithographs . Unspecified edition. Tan paper covered boards. 8vo. pp. 109. Very Good/No jacket, as issued/In mylar protector. Edgewear to binding, toned pages..

$100.00

GROWING UP AND OTHER VICES.
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GROWING UP AND OTHER VICES.

By Midda, Sara.

London: Jonathan Cape, (1994). Illustrated by author. Stated first printing of first edition. Blue decorated boards. 8vo. pp. [32]. As New/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Third title for designer of label products for the Mitsukoshi Department Stores in Japan. ISBN: 0224037145..

$25.00

QUIET BOY.
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QUIET BOY.

By Waltrip, Lela and Rufus.

New York: David McKay Co, (1962). Illustrated by Theresa Kalab Smith. Weekly Reader Children's Bookclub edition. c.1961. Illustrated paper boards. 8vo. pp. 120. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Light page tonining. Navajo boy, customs, language..

$20.00

FUNNYBONE ALLEY.
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FUNNYBONE ALLEY.

By Kreymborg, Alfred 1883-1966.

New York: The Macaulay Company, (1927). Illustrated by Frontis and 6 color tipped plates Boris Arzybasheff, b&w text drawings throughout. first edition. blue illustrated cloth, illustrated endpapers, teg. 4to. pp. 268, [2]. About Very Good/No jacket, as issued/In mylar protector. Cover rubbed a bit dull and faint rear stains; internally very good plus (no marking or ownership). Twenty illustrated shorts for older children and adults from American poet, novelist and playwright..

$75.00

King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.

By Sterne, Emma Gelders (1894-1971) and Barbara Lindsay, retold by.

New York: A Golden Book (Random House), 2002. Illustrated by Gustaf Tenggren (1896-1970) in full page color and vignettes. Stated First Random House edition. c.1962. Gloss pictorial boards with matching jacket and golden endpapers. 4to (28,5cm). pp. 144, [3] about authors, illustrator. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Introduction by Mary Pope Osborne. Crisp unread copy. ISBN: 030710432X. "Whosoever shall pull this sword out of the anvil, he is the rightful King of England by right". Dazzling gift copy..

$30.00

Orlando The Marmalade Cat: Keeps A Dog (1990).
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Orlando The Marmalade Cat: Keeps A Dog (1990).

By Hale, Kathleen 1898-2000.

London: Frederick Warne (Penguin Group), (1990). Translated by author in color. First printing (1) of Stated Revised edition. c.1949. No. 9/19 in series. Pictorial paper boards with matching jacket and paw print end papers. Folio 14.5-inches (37,5cm). pp. 32. As New/Near Fine/Unclipped prices in mylar (US, CAN, UK). Trace jacket wear, unread copy. Waterstones Booksellers label rear near ISBN: 072323650X. Her 19 titles series was created for her two children, from 1938-72, and based on their real ginger tabby. Oversize..

$60.00

SEVEN (7) RAVENS, The.
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SEVEN (7) RAVENS, The.

By The Brothers Grimm.

Natick MA: Picture Book Studio, (1981). Translated by Elizabeth D. Crawford. Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger. First English edition. Self-extended wraps, purple end papers. Oblong 8vo. pp. 22. Very Good/In like jacket. Slight rippling to bottom corner near spine. Zwerger is recipient of the IBBY Lifetime Achievement Award. ISBN: 090723447X ..

$20.00

Sofie and the City
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Sofie and the City

By Grant, Karima.

Honesdale, PA: Boyds Mills Press, 2006. Illustrated by Janet Montecalvo. Stated First (1) Reinforced Trade edition. Self-extended wraps. Signed by illustrator on her original art color postcard attached to ffep requesting her copy of the book to be scanned and returned. Square 8vo. pp. [32]. As New/In like jacket. A girl from Senegal moves to a big American city and shares with her granny at home that the city is ugly. Her granny encourages to make it pretty and she does so with a friend and a box of chalk. ISBN: 1590782739..

$50.00

IF I RAN THE ZOO.
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IF I RAN THE ZOO.

By Seuss, Dr. [Theodor Seuss Geisel] 1904-91.

New York: Random House, (1950). Illustrated by author. First edition. Second state of his 8th book with 8 lines on copyright mentioning Redbook Magazine; 7 titles on rear beginning with Bartholomew. Red gloss pictorial cloth, black and blue illustrated endpapers rebacked with Japanese kozo layered paper spine and acid free joint reinforcement and corner repairs. 4to. pp. [56]. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Internal light staining and toning. Though not the current meaning, first appearance of the word "Nerd". An affordable copy of the first edition, second state and still great reading after 70ish years..

$75.00

MY NAME IS ARAM (Signed).
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MY NAME IS ARAM (Signed).

By Saroyan, William 1908-81.

New York: Harcourt Brace & Co, (1940). Illustrated by Don Freeman Frontis and b&w line drawings in text. Stated 4th printing of first edition. c.1937, 1938, 1939, 1940. Yellow cloth, paper printed spine and topboard labels. Signed by Author on ffep. 8vo. pp. 220. Near Fine/Lacks jacket/As New. Overall page toning internally. Rebound in yellow buckram cut to expose original paper labels with red Japanese kozo endpapers and red/yellow headbands. Yellow cloth custom slipcase lined with the same red Japanese kozo. Saroyan won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for The Time of Your Life 1939 (his first play), the same year he authored this, his 8th book title..

$200.00

WIZARD OF OZ, The.
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WIZARD OF OZ, The.

By Baum, L. (Lyman) Frank 1856-1919.

New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1982). Illustrated by in color by Michael Hague. 1st printing of trade edition. Gloss pictorial boards with matching jacket and illustrated endpapers. Square 4to. pp. ix, [1] 219, [3] colophon. Very Good+/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Two repaired bumped corners, rear closed jacket tear and shallow chips at folds. Ink gift inscription, internally fine. ISBN: 0030616611..

$30.00

CUSTARD THE DRAGON.
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CUSTARD THE DRAGON.

By Nash, Ogden 1902-1971.

Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1959. Illustrated by daughter Linell (Nash Smith). Stated 5th printing edition. c.1936. Yellow cloth, red print and decoration. 8vo. pp. 30, [2]. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped prices in mylar. Jacket front price $2.95 covered by $3.25 sticker; on rear jacket $2.75 price. Traces of soil to jacket. Belinda and her pets: little black kitten Ink, little grey mouse Blink, little yellow dog Mustard, and a cowardly dragon Custard..

$50.00

PETER AND THE WOLF.
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PETER AND THE WOLF.

By Prokofiev, Sergei.

New York: Viking Press, 1982. Translated by Maria Carlson. Illustrated by Charles Mikolaycak. Stated First printing and edition. Red cloth backed lime green paper boards, navy endpapers. Inscribed by "To Sondra, Charles Mikolaycak 23 April 85". Square 8vo. pp. [32]. Near Fine/Very Good/Unclipped price ($12.95) in mylar. Book plate of Sondra Gordon Langford (1934-2015) author of the Red Bird of Ireland. Thin dust line to boards in bright jacket with shallow chips and short tears and pinhole punctures on inside flap. Translated narrative to the Peter and the Wolf Music which is often narrated at Symphony by a famous person, here being Peter Fernandez. ISBN 0670549193..

$35.00

Journey of Bangwell Putt, The.
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Journey of Bangwell Putt, The.

By Mariana, (Marian Curtis Foster) 1909-78.

New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1965. Illustrated by author in color. First thus edition. c.1945. Pink linen, black illustration and print. Square 8vo. pp. [44]. Very Good/In like jacket/Unclipped price ($3.50) in mylar. Repaired rear tear to jacket with shallow cap chips. Based on a Victorian rag doll found in a Massachusetts Museum and hand written and illustrated like a wonderful child's attempt at making a journalized book...from the creator of Miss Flora McFlimsey..

$35.00

ROMPS AND REVELS.
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ROMPS AND REVELS.

By Cowham, Hilda (Gertrude) 1873-1964.

N. P: self, n.d. Illustrated by author color covers (title and rear "Going Home"), 8 full page color plates: Blind Man's Bluff, Tug of War, Charades, Snapdragon, Bran Pie, Fox and Geese, and Fish Pond. Black and white line drawings. First edition. Pictorial paper boards. 4to (11x8.75"). pp. [16]. Very Good/In mylar protector. Light soil and overall toning, plates still brilliant. Ink gift inscription 1939. Created for Noel whose birthday was on Christmas Day hence a delightful period game to make his one party a year special. Cowham was the first woman artist to illustrate in Punch Magazine and is best known for her children's illustrations in books and on pottery (with M.L. Atwell). The "Cowham child" was quite copied. Scarce title..

$175.00

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