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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

The Kind Companion
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The Kind Companion

By Large, Dorothy M.

Ireland: The Talbot Press Limited. Hardcover. 128 pages. Charming black and white illustrations. Average wear to book. Gift greetings and ink stamp upon front free endpaper. Spine slant. Small insect hole through front hinge. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1936. First Edition.

$99.95

The Wonder Book of Knowledge
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The Wonder Book of Knowledge

By Hill, Henry Chase: Compiler

Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company. Hardcover. 1917 first edition. 608 pages. Index. Color frontisplate explains color printing. Profusely illustrated with 780 drawings and reproductions of sensational black and white photos. "The marvels of modern industry and invention , the interesting stories of common things, the mysterious processes of nature, simply explained" - subtitle. An exceptionally informative and fascinating snapshot of long forgotten state of the art technology from over a century ago. The fifty-two chapters include topics such as: The Story of the Submarine; The Story in the Talking Machine; The Story of the Motorcycle; The Story of Building a Silo; The Story of America's First Horseless Carriage (and no, it was not invented by Henry Ford!); The Story in the Making of a Magazine; The Story in a Sausage; The Story in a Billiard Table; The Story of the Taking of Food from the Air; The Story of the Growth of the Motor Truck; The Story of Tunnels Under the Hudson River; and so many more. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear to decorated brown cloth-covered boards. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1917. First Edition.

$199.95

Rode Papavers
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Rode Papavers

By Zuidema, Mari

Delft, Netherlands: Naamloze Vennootschap W.D. Meinema. Hardcover. 14 pages. Text in Dutch. Black and white illustrations in text. School stamp and gift greetings upon half-title page. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. Illustrated front board. Undated but gift greetings are dated 1941. A sound vintage copy. . Fair. 1941. Second Edition.

$79.95

Old Mother Wiggle Waggle
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Old Mother Wiggle Waggle

By Stobbs, William; Jacobs, Joseph

Great Britain: Random House Childrens Books. Hardcover. 0370020480 26 pages boldly colour-illustrated. A fox and his wife have great strife. Oblong 7.25" x 9.75". Somewhat above-average but not excessive wear. Pencil erasures atop illustrated front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Binding tender but intact. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1975. First Edition.

$79.95

Stirabout Stories
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Stirabout Stories

By Barnes, Madeline

London: Blackie & Son Limited. Hardcover. B00U7GJXYQ 79 pages. Dellightfully illustrated with black and white sketches in text and eight most adorable full-page colour plates. Includes thirteen short stories for beginning readers. Titles include: This Year's Calendar; A Small Little Dog; George Had a Window Box; An Embroidered Hanky; A Motor-car Story; Evangeline's Dolly; An Indian Brave; Her Shetland Pony; Toodles at the Telephone; All be the Sea; A Birthday Card; Marjorie Maude Grows Up!. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this charming vintage work. . Good. 1939. First Edition.

$199.95

Little Sallie Mandy at the Farm
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Little Sallie Mandy at the Farm

By Van Derveer, Helen R.

New York: The Platt and Munk Co. Hardcover. B00KCYN25Y 62 pages. Gorgeous color plates on every second page. Heavily-worn. Backstrip missing. Various markings to contents. A worthy reading copy of this charming vintage work. . Fair. 1935. First Edition.

$99.95

THE BELGIAN TWINS [ 1st ]
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THE BELGIAN TWINS [ 1st ]

By Perkins, Lucy Fitch

USA: Houghton Mifflin. Hardcover. B004U6P9O2 198 pages. Frequent black and white illustrations. "This story of two little Belgian (WW I) refugees is based upon the actual experience of two Belgian children , and the incident of the locket is quite true. The characters of the eel-woman and the mother of the Twins have also their living originals, from whose courage and devotion the author has received much inspiration." - from Preface. Illustrated brown boards surprisingly fresh and attractive. Binding intact. Pencilled gift greetings and prior owner's name upon front free endpaper and 'This Book Belongs To" page. A sound and pleasing copy. . Good. 1917. First Edition.

$89.95

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