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Telling time (Whitman tiny tales)
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Telling time (Whitman tiny tales)

By Cummings, Alison

Racine, WI: Western Pub. Co. Paperback. B0007HIIOG 24 pages. 10.5 x 8.3 cm. Aborably illustrated in color on every page. Simple text helps youngsters learn how to tell time. Prior owner's name on first page. Small scribble inside back cover. Moderate wear. Binding tight. A sound vintage copy of this charming item. . Good. 1949. Reprint.

$49.95

I Spy Coloring Book
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I Spy Coloring Book

By Downs, D. & D.

Akron, OH: The Saalfield Pub. Co.. Paperback. Sally and Tommy play a game of I Spy with their friends. 16 unnumbered pages, each with its own black and white illustration, five of which have been neatly crayoned. Light wear. An attractive copy of this lovely vintage coloring book. . Good. 1937. First Edition.

$79.95

Rich Little Me
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Rich Little Me

By C.R.Gibson

USA: C.R.Gibson. Paperback. B000E0R4P0 An adorable twelve-page color-illustrated bedtime book for beginning readers which finishes with a youngster kneeling at their bed to pray. Printed upon plastic which may be wiped clean with a damp cloth. Unmarked with average wear. A very cute vintage item! . Good. 1955. First Edition.

$79.95

Ten Minutes to Spare: Or, Short Tales For a Bible Class
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Ten Minutes to Spare: Or, Short Tales For a Bible Class

By Wood, Frances Hariott

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Hardcover. 160, 8 [ads] pages. Black and white illustrations. Undated - circa 1894. No mention of any prior printings. Unmarked. Narrow opening in binding at half-title otherwise binding tender but intact. Charming illustration of two girls by quiet pool upon front board. Above-average wear to publisher's red cloth. A worthy copy of this adorable item. . Fair. 1894. First Edition.

$99.95

CANADA'S STORY told to Boys and Girls (Our Empire Story)
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CANADA'S STORY told to Boys and Girls (Our Empire Story)

Edinburgh: T C & E C Jack. Hardcover. B009Q12H8M 121 pages. Attractively illustrated colour plates. Undated - circa 1921? No mention of any prior printings. The twenty-one chapters include stories of Henry Hudson, La Salle, Count Frontenac, Madeleine De Vercheres, Laura Secord, Louis Riel and others. Prior owner's name in ball pen on back of front free endpaper. Half-title page removed. Above-average wear. Writing atop plate at page 12 which is loose but present. Narrow opening in binding at page 48. A worthy vintage reading copy. . Fair. 1921. First Edition.

$99.95

The Fables Of La Fontaine
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The Fables Of La Fontaine

By Scarry, Richard

USA: Doubleday & Company Inc. Hardcover. B000BPCXGI 60 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Glossy illustrated boards. Dust jacket not included. A sound vintage copy of this typically fabulous Richard Scarry work. . Good. 1963. First Edition.

$199.95

Little Foxes And How To Catch Them
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Little Foxes And How To Catch Them

By Everard, Rev. George

London: James Nisbet & Co., London. Hardcover. 109, [1], 2 [ads] pages. Undated - circa 1909. Dark green cloth-covered boards decorated with black and gilt. Name erased atop handwritten date (1909) on front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this cute diminutive work. . Good. 1909. Eighth Thousand.

$99.95

Sailor Moon Play-A-Sound
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Sailor Moon Play-A-Sound

By Verituni, Maya; Takeuchi, Naoko

USA: Publications International, Ltd.. Hardcover. 0785316108 Sailor Scout Power! "Join Sailor Moon and her band of Sailor Scouts as they go head-to-head with Queen Beryl and her troops from the Negaverse. Will Queen Beryl's plan usher in a reign of evil? Will this be the end of Sailor Scouts? Press the ten picture keys to hear the sounds of this exciting adventure!" - back board. Twenty pages. Color illustrations throughout. Sound effects all working loud and clear. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. An excellent collectible copy. . Very Good. 1996. First Printing.

$250.00

What The Pine Tree Heard
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What The Pine Tree Heard

By Yates, Katherine

Chicago: Yates. Hardcover. B00XM6TEBU 34 pages. Oblong 8.5" x 5.5". Prior owner's name atop title page, otherwise unmarked. Binding intact. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. Color title label upon front board. A sound vintage copy of this charming children's collectible. . Good. 1903. First Edition.

$99.95

My friend, Mr Leakey,
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My friend, Mr Leakey,

By Haldane, J. B. S

London: Cresset press. Hardcover. B000858LHG True first edition copy. The first American edition, published by Harper & Brothers, issued in 1938. - Baumgarten p.94. The only children's book written by Haldane, a prominent geneticist credited with coining the term clone. Enigmatic online videographer and purported AI expert Quinn Michaels posits that this book contains vital hidden information conveyed in "spy language", most notably a transistor diagram incorporated into the illustration on page 123, despite the fact that it is commonly held that the transistor was not invented by a Bell Labs team until a decade later. For additional information on Michaels' intriguing analysis enter the title of this book plus the word 'analysis', into the most popular video website. 179 pages. Dust jacket not included. Bookplate and pencilled signature, dated 1937, of Swedish journalist and children's book critic Eva v. Zweigbergk [1906-1984] upon front endpaper. Above-average wear and fading to publisher's green cloth-covered boards. Binding intact with a modest lean. A worthy first edition copy of this fascinating work. . Fair. 1937. First Edition.

$2950.00

Through the Looking Glass And What Alice Found There
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Through the Looking Glass And What Alice Found There

By Carroll, Lewis

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. Hardcover. 227, 2 [ads] pages. Wonderful black and white illustrations in text. Above-average wear and soiling to dust jacket. Average wear to red cloth-covered boards adorned with gilt. Two names atop front free endpaper. Considerable moisture-related discoloring to back board. Binding intact. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy copy of this beloved classic. . Fair. 1942. Reprint.

$175.00

WAGGLES A "Glowing-Eye" Book
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WAGGLES A "Glowing-Eye" Book

By Barrows, Marjorie

USA: Rand McNally & Company. Hardcover. B002DISXEW 26 pages. Colour-illustrated throughout and wow, Waggles eyes still glow in the dark all these decades after publication! Reprint of the 1945 first edition. Gift greetings inside front board. Narrow openings along hinges. Backstrip missing. Above-average but not excessive wear. A worthy vintage copy of this charming children's collectible. [Not listed in Baumgarten] . Fair. 1946. Reprint.

$79.95

Power of the Peace
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Power of the Peace

By James, Phyllis

Fort St. John, BC: Alaska Highway News / Phyllis James. Paperback. B002O5EWXA 33 pages. Black and white illustrations. A depression-era tale of Saskatchewan farm kids Earl and Evelyn who move to Peace River Country. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1972. First Edition.

$69.95

Toyland animated by Julian Wehr
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Toyland animated by Julian Wehr

By Paulsen, Martha

Akron, Ohio: Duenewald Printing Corp.; Saalfield. Spiral Bound. B008S3X0RQ A delightful 24-page children's WWII-era collectible featuring four charming color-illustrated pages with patented movables/animations by Julian Wehr which all appear complete and functional. All other pages feature two-color or full-color illustrations. Oblong 10.5" x 8". Somewhat faded color-illustrated boards over plastic-comb-bound contents. Gift greetings inside front board. Average wear. Binding intact. Fly specks to boards. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1944. First Edition.

$199.95

Dolls of Many Lands, No. [Number] 780
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Dolls of Many Lands, No. [Number] 780

By Notter, Florence L. [F.L.N.]

Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Co.. Paperback. 12 pages including covers. Undated but appears to be circa 1920. Charming illustrated covers show front and back views of cute dolly. Balance of book includes text and illustration(s) on each page, with five of the illustrations in beautiful color. Features young girls and their dolls in Holland, Japan, Scotland, and Russia. Author not explicitly stated but is most likely also the illustrator whose initials, F.L.N., appear on the page three illustration. Above-average wear. Faint gift greetings upon lower right corner of front cover, otherwise unmarked. Covers loose but present. A worthy vintage copy of this utterly adorable doll collectible. . Fair. 1920. First Edition.

$295.00

Little Bear's Breakfast (Talking Teddies)
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Little Bear's Breakfast (Talking Teddies)

New York: McClanahan Book Co. Hardcover. 1562933183 10 pages. A wonderful vintage talking board book with a new sound button presented with each turn of a page. Pressing the button reads the text on that page, a fun and effective teaching technique. All sounds working loud and clear. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. . Good. 1993. First Edition.

$199.95

A Child's Book of Ballet - a New Florin Colour Book
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A Child's Book of Ballet - a New Florin Colour Book

By La Mont, Violet

London: Maxton Publishers Inc. / Publicity Products. Hardcover. 28 unnumbered pages. Introduces ballet to young readers. Delightfully illustrated in color on many pages and in black and white on the remainder. Prior owner's Ink stamp upon title page and last page. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Top of spine taped. A worthy copy of this delightful favorite. . Fair. 1953. First Edition.

$69.95

Fox Mykyta / Lys Mykyta (Ivan Franko's Ukrainian Classic)
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Fox Mykyta / Lys Mykyta (Ivan Franko's Ukrainian Classic)

By Melnyk, Bohdan; Franko, Ivan

Canada: Tundra Books. Hardcover. 0887761127 148 pages. First English edition of the 1890 Ukrainian version of this, the most beloved work in all Ukrainian literature. Includes 72 black and white drawings by William Kurelek. Front free endpaper covered with blank white address labels. Binding intact. Somewhat above-average wear to book. Heavy wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy copy of this important work. . Fair. 1978. First Printing.

$99.95

The Adventures of Mr. Mocker - The Bedtime Story-Books
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The Adventures of Mr. Mocker - The Bedtime Story-Books

By Burgess, Thornton W.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, Limited. Hardcover. 120 pages. Reprint of the 1914 first edition. Black and white illustrations. Prior owner's name atop frontispiece, otherwise book unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy vintage copy of this charming work. . Good. 1943. Reprint.

$49.95

Ons Zonnig Thuis
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Ons Zonnig Thuis

By Bokma, T.

Netherlands: G.F. Callenbach N.V.. Hardcover. 128 pages. Text in Dutch. Black and white illustrations in text. Undated but gift greetings on title page suggest a printing date of 1938. School stamp on title page. Above-average but not excessive wear. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1938. First Edition.

$79.95

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