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Tierbilder.
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Tierbilder.

By GERMAN - CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS) Flake, Gustav (verses by). Osswald, Eugen (illus).

Mainz.: Jos. Scholz.. No date. Ca. 1910?. Double sided accordion fold book with 13 full page chromolithographic illustrations, unpaginated, 9 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards (hard bound). REAR BOARD MISSING, 2 1/2 inch diagonal loss to upper fore edge corner of front board, extremities rubbed, soiling to margins of some pages, light scratching and a few pencil marks to some images, otherwise images clean. Includes striking chromolithographic illustrations of chickens, a horse, a circus donkey, storks, sheep goats, rabbits, swans, geese, a dog (German Shepherd / Alsatian), cats and cows. Cover states "No. 63". .

$45.00

Alegres Animales (Albumes Infantiles No. 11)
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Alegres Animales (Albumes Infantiles No. 11)

By SPANISH LANGUAGE) Paseyro Galcerán, María. Dan, Rodolfo (illus)

Buenos Aires.: Editorial Sigmar.. 1951.. Children's book with color illustrations, 11 x 7.5 inches, 12 pp including paper wraps, stapled binding. Gummed owner label on rear cover; overall very good condition. A colorful children's book depicting playful animals; each illustration captioned with four lines of verse. A delightful volume in very good condition. Text in Spanish. .

$30.00

Till Eulenspiegel.
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Till Eulenspiegel.

By GERMAN) Kastner, Erich. Trier, Walter (illus).

Wien.: Carl Ueberreuter.. 1950.. Color plates, black and white in-text illustrations, 46 pages, 10 1/2 x 8 inches, color pictorial paper-coverd boards with cloth spine and color pictorial dustjacket (hardbound). Fine condition in very good dustjacket (one short edge tear at upper centre of front cover, light soiling to back cover). .

$30.00

Qué Susto! (Colección Sorpresa)
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Qué Susto! (Colección Sorpresa)

By SPANISH LANGUAGE) Paseyro Galcerán, María. Dan, Rodolfo (illus)

Buenos Aires.: Editorial Sigmar.. 1952.. Children's book with color illustrations, 8.25 x 10 inches, 14pp including paper wraps, stapled with fabric spine. Rear cover separated from top staple. Minor soiling; overall good condition. An engaging children's book in the Sorpresa (Surprise) Series. Opposite each page of text is an illustrated page with a flap in the right margin. Lift the flap, and (surprise!) the character of the picture changes. For example, an angry dog barks at a doll seated next to a box. Lift the flap, and the doll has triggered a jack-in-the-box that terrifies the dog. An engaging book in good condition with delightful illustrations. Text in Spanish. .

$38.00

Une Visite A La Ferme.  Histoire Pour Les Enfants
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Une Visite A La Ferme. Histoire Pour Les Enfants

By FRENCH - CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS) "H.F."

Paris.: Librairie de L. Hachette & Cie.. No date. Ca. 1890?. Six chromolithograph plates, unpaginated, 10 1/2 x 9 inches, wrappers (softbound). Moderate edgewear and soiling to cover, images clean and in very good condition. Fine quality illustrations of agricultural scenes including cows being milked, harvesting hay, a variety of poultry, shearing sheep, etc. Text in French. The back cover lists books in this and 3 other series of the Magasin des Petits Enfants. .

$145.00

Magasin Des Petits Enfants.  La Belle au Bois Dormant
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Magasin Des Petits Enfants. La Belle au Bois Dormant

By FRENCH)

Paris.: Librairie de L. Hachette & Cie.. 1869. No. 77.. Full page color illustrations, 8 pp, 9 3/4 x 7 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Cover detached and split along hinge, small pencil marks to top left corner of front cover, 1893 owner insription to title page, otherwise interior clean. Text in French. The illustrations are chromotypographs (from metal relief blocks as opposed to wood engraved blocks). The back cover lists books in this series, in two series - this is one of the second series titles. .

$85.00

Kindergeschichten.
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Kindergeschichten.

By GERMAN) Wildermuth, Ottilie. Trache, R. (illus).

Reutlingen.: Enszlin & Laiblins Verlagsbuchhandlung.. No date. Ca. 1910?. 8 color plates, black and white in-text illustrations, 78 pages, 10 1/2 x 8 inches, embossed color pictorial paper-covered boards with pictorial dustjacket (hardbound). Near fine in good, moderately edge worn, lightly soiled dustjacket with a scratch across front. Decorative binding in bright clean condition, well preserved by dust jacket (see image of book without jacket). .

$85.00

Tur-Lu-Ri
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Tur-Lu-Ri

By Moreau-Vauthier, Ch. Gugu (illus)

Paris.: Hachette et Cie.. No date. Ca. early 1900s.. Color illustrations, decorative black and white text borders, 48pp, 9 1/2 x 13 inches, paper title label on paper covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Wear to cover extremities, toning to endpapers, very good condition. The tale, in French, of a little Princess and three Princes (nicknamed Tur, Lu, Ri and Pleure) who set out on a Voyage. .

$200.00

Aventure au Mont-Saint-Michel
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Aventure au Mont-Saint-Michel

By FRENCH LANGUAGE) Napoli (illus)

Paris.: Hatier.. 1963. Color illustrations, color pictorial endpapers, unpaginated, 11 x 9 1/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards (hardbound). Inscribed by the artist Napoli on title page. Covers lightly worn and soiled; very good condition. This is the original French edition with inscription in French by Napoli dated 1965 on the title page. .

$65.00

Peters Reise.
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Peters Reise.

By GERMAN / CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS) Falke, Gustav. Schmidhammer, A. (illus).

Mainz.: Jos. Scholz Verlag.. No. date. Ca. 1940s?. 8 full page chromolithographs, brown and white illustrations on all other pages, unpaginated, 7 x 10 inches, color pictorial paper-covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Cover very abraded probably from insect damage, one chromolithograph has paper loss to right margin just touching image at lower corner, light soiling and edgewear in margins of some other chromolithographs but all images clean and bright. Text in German. Front cover states at lower right corner "Nr. 321". Images include a tiny boy riding a snail, a mouse and a bird. .

$25.00

Hoch-deutsches lutherisches ABC- und Namen-Büchlein : für Kinder welche anfangen zu lernen
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Hoch-deutsches lutherisches ABC- und Namen-Büchlein : für Kinder welche anfangen zu lernen

By HIGH GERMAN LUTHERAN ABC) Gilbert (illus)

Philadelphia.: Mentz un Rovoudt.. 1845.. Hard cover child's ABC and Numerals lesson booklet; 6.75 x 4.5 inches; fabric spine; 34 numbered pages; paper loss at free edge of front cover and at bottom of rear cover; paste-downs on verso of front and rear covers. Four one-page moralistic tales illustrated with wood engravings (Der Bär und die zwei Freunde, etc.); one illustration with a child’s coloring added. Front and rear cover art signed Gilbert. Summary: This volume is earlier than the more frequently seen Schäfer und Koradi editions, which date from circa 1850. Not in Klinefelter's "The ABC Books of the Pennsylvania Germans." .

$188.00

David Brett Quatre Histoires Amusantes
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David Brett Quatre Histoires Amusantes

By FAIRY TALES) Brett, David (illus)

Paris.: Hachette et Cie.. No date. Ca. early 1907.. Color illustrations, decorative black and white text borders, 48pp, 9 1/2 x 13 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Covers worn with light soiling, front and rear hinges broken, but text block still attached, missing rear endpaper, previous owner's ink notation to verso of front endpaper (now marked through), scattered light foxing, a few mended tears. A French edition of fairy tales illustrated by David Brett, this with four tales (compared to the six tales in an English edition of David Brett's Fairy Tales). The stories are: Cendrillon (Cinderella); Le Chat Botte (Puss in Boots); Minet, Minon, Minouche (The Three Little Kittens); and Les Trois Petits Cochnnet (Three Little Pigs). Text in French. An ink notation from a previous owner gives a .

$185.00

La Chatte Blanche
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La Chatte Blanche

By FRENCH) D'Aulnoy, Madame. Anglada, Lola (Illus)

Paris.: Librairie Hachette.. Ca. 1920s.. 4 color plates, black and white full page and in-text illustrations, decorative endpapers, 55pp, 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, paper covered boards with color pictorial cover label, cloth spine (hardbound). Little fraying of paper at cover corners, 1 1/2 inch repaired split to tail of spine, cover label softly scratched, small damp stain at center lower edge of front cover, owner inscription on front free endpapers. Interior pages clean, color plates bright and in very good condition. "The White Cat" written by Madame D'Aulnoy with fantastical illustrations beautifully rendered by Lola Anglada. Text in French. .

$165.00

Für Frohe Kinderherzen (Happy Hearts for Children)
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Für Frohe Kinderherzen (Happy Hearts for Children)

By GERMAN / CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS) Speranza, J. Voigt, Elise ( (Images after watercolors by)

Stuttgart, Germany.: Leipzig Verlag von Wilhelm Effenberger (F. Loewe's Verlag).. No date. Ca. 1895.. Children's book; 19 x 9 inches; 34 (unnumbered) pages; illustrated with beautifully reproduced illustrations after Elise Voigt. What is especially unusual about the book is that it retains its original paper wraps which, while torn and somewhat discolored, have preserved the delightful chromolithographic cover illustration. The volume is illustrated with chromolithographic illustrations throughout. Very modest bowing to front cover; otherwise virtually new condition, apart from torn dust jacket. There is no date of publication in the book; however, an inscription in ink on the front free endpaper is dated 1895. On verso of front cover is small emblem identifying the book as being sold by C. A. Rohde Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Rohde also published, in 1896, a color fold-out view book of Milwaukee that was printed by Louis Glasep, Leipzig, Germany.) Für Frohe Kinderherzen is an uncommon German language children's book featuring beautifully printed chromolithographic illustrations. .

$195.00

Nos Enfants. Scenes de la Ville et des Champs
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Nos Enfants. Scenes de la Ville et des Champs

By FRENCH) France, Anatole. De Monvel, M.B

Paris.: Librairie Hachette.. Ca. 1917.. 12 color plates, black and white illustrations, unpaginated, 11 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Wear to extremities (fore edge very rubbed), one color plate has tear mended with tape on front and back of sheet entering image at lower left corner. Overall good condition. Charming color lithographic illustrations by M.B. de Monvel. Text in French. .

$75.00

Kinderfreuden

By GERMAN)

No publisher.. No date. Ca. 1900.. Chromolithograph and brown and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated, 7 3/4 x 5 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Cover moderately soiled and moderately rubbed at extremities. Cover states "764". Text appears to be verse, begins "Welche Freude! Taublein aus dem Schlage, fliegen fruh am Tage" .

$18.00

Un Gallito Habia
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Un Gallito Habia

By SPANISH LANGUAGE) Rivers, Joe. Arnalot, Jiménez (illus)

Barcelona, España.: Editorial Bruguera.. No date. Ca. 1950.. Eight page children's book (including paper wraps) approximately 9.25 x 9.25 inches featuring colorful illustrations and text also printed in colors. Owner's gummed name label affixed to rear cover; light toning to covers, otherwise booklet in very good condition. Delightful illustrations accompany the tale of two roosters and their romantic aspirations. One rooster is clearly of a barnyard variety; the other wears spats and smokes a cigar. Which one will win fair hen? Arnalot's wonderful cartoon illustrations are a delight. Text in Spanish. .

$35.00

Onkel Toms Hutte oder Negerleben in den Sklavenstaaten von Nordamerika.  (Uncle Tom's Cabin)
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Onkel Toms Hutte oder Negerleben in den Sklavenstaaten von Nordamerika. (Uncle Tom's Cabin)

By GERMAN) Stowe, Harriet Beecher.

Carl Hirsch.. No date. Ca. 1924.. 4 black and white plates, 95 pages, 8 x 6 inches, pictorial paper-covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Very good condition: light rubbing to extremities, toning to page edges,1924 owner inscription to front pastedown, otherwise interior clean. German language version of Uncle Tom's Cabin; the front cover illustration must be one of the more unusual interpretations of the story.. .

$25.00

Treue Freunde
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Treue Freunde

By GERMAN - DOGS) Dorn, Else (verse von)

Nurnberg.: Bing-Verlag / E. Nister.. No date. Late 1800s.. Full page chromolithograph illustrations, brown and white in-text illustrations, unpaginated, 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Good condition: cover lightly soiled and moderately worn at extremities with small paper loss at corners, two tears to cover repaired inside with conservation tape, interior clean. Featured dogs include huskies, sheep dog, pug, poodle, etc. Text in German. .

$65.00

Qué Sorpresa! (Colección Sorpresa)
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Qué Sorpresa! (Colección Sorpresa)

By SPANISH LANGUAGE) Daroqui, Julia. Dan, Rodolfo (illus)

Buenos Aires.: Editorial Sigmar.. 1952.. Children's book with color illustrations, 8.25 x 10 inches, 14pp including paper wraps, stapled with fabric spine. Rear cover separated from staples; page prior separated from lower staple. Minor soiling; tiny tear to front cover; overall good condition. An engaging children's book in the Sorpresa (Surprise) Series. Opposite each page of text is an illustrated page with a flap in the right margin. Lift the flap, and (surprise!) the character of the picture changes. For example, a kitten chases a mouse. Lift the flap, and the mouse has donned a monster mask, terrifying the kitten. An engaging book in good condition with delightful illustrations. Text in Spanish. .

$38.00