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THE BIG BOOK FOR PEACE
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THE BIG BOOK FOR PEACE

By Sendak, Maurice interest

New York: Dutton, 1990 120 pages, boards. Anthology of stories, poems & a song by 16 notable children's writers about many kinds of peace. Illustrated by 18 renowed children's illustrators. Cover by Sendak. . First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket.

$35.00

IN A GREEN VALLEY and Other Stories
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IN A GREEN VALLEY and Other Stories

By Buckingham, B.R. (editor)

Boston: Ginn and Company, 1934. Hard Cover Very Good+, no dj. Light soiling to exterior edges of book, binding tight and square, interior clean and unmarked. An anthology of stories, illustrated in black and white by Falls. . Illus. by C.B. Falls.

$30.00

SHINING HOURS
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SHINING HOURS

By Smith, Nila Banton ed.

USA: Bobbs Merrill, 1960 Hard Cover. FINE in a Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. Anthology of childrens stories. Uncredited illustrators..

$30.00

TO THE STARS Eight Stories of Science Fiction

By Silverberg, Robert (editor)

NY: Hawthorn, 1971. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in. . First edition, Review Copy.

$35.00

THE RED GOOSE BOOK
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THE RED GOOSE BOOK

By John Martin's House, Illustrated by Jo Mc Mahon, Carton Moorepark & Others

WI: John Martin's House, 1946 Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+. Forty-Eight Pages of Variety. 48 pages, boards. Collection of verse & stories for young children with charming, full color 1940's style illustrations by Jo Mc Mahon, Carton Moorepark & others. Dj edges of book show light wear, previous owners gift inscription on top of title page. .

$35.00

A CAVALCADE OF QUEENS
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A CAVALCADE OF QUEENS

By Farjeon, Eleanor & Mayne, William, Illustrated by Victor Ambrus

NY: Walck, 1965 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Very Good, Price Clipped Dj. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Front free endpaper has a darkened spot where previous owners bookplate was carefully removed. Dj at top of spine and all tips a bit chipped. A collection of stories and poems about queens, real and fairy tale..

$35.00

MORE STORIES FOR FUN AND ADVENTURE

By Fenner, Phyllis and McCrea, Mary (editors)

NY: John Day, 1964. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. "For boys and girls of every age who like good stories.". First Edition.

$22.00

TEEN-AGE SECRET AGENT STORIES.

By Furman, A.L., editor.

Lantern Press, (1970) (FIRST EDITION) 191 pages, reinforced library binding (not a library discard). Anthology of 7 espionage stories in which a teenager features prominently. FINE, no dj..

$22.00

BEST IN CHILDRENS BOOKS Volume 13

By Anthology

NY: Nelson Doubleday, 1958. Hard Cover. Very Good in a Very Good dustjacket. Stories include ULYSSES AND THE WOODEN HORSE OF TROY by James Baldwin illus by Aldren Waston, OLD MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES with illustrations by Marguerite de Angleli, BILLY AND THE BEAR by Laura Bannon, illus by Phoebe Erickson, TEN LITTLE INDIANS illustrated by Leonard Kessler, THE SLEEPING BEAUTY by Grimm illus by Coleen Browning, ANDY AND POLLY by Rhea Wells illus by Phyllis Rowand, ROBERT BURTON AND THE STEAMBOAT by Smith Burnham, illus by Edward Shenton, LIFE ON A FARM by Lemmon, illus by Edward Shenton and MISS ANT, MISS GRASSHOPPER AND MR. CRICKET by Rachel Field, illus by Paul Galdone..

$30.00

DISASTER, DISASTER, DISASTER Catastrophes Which Changed Laws

By Newton, Douglas, editor

NY: Watts, 1961. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good, clipped dj. FIRST PRINTING. Dj has wear to upper spine edge and a small piece missing from back fore edge. 240 pgs, cloth. Eyewitness accounts of wholesale death-by-disaster which provided bloody blueprints for the prevention of similar catastrophes..

$30.00

QUEENS, QUEENS, QUEENS
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QUEENS, QUEENS, QUEENS

By O'Clery, Helen, editor

New York: Watts, 1965 Dj lightly shelf rubbed. 195 pgs, cloth. Stories of some of history's most famous Queens written by such noted writers as Kipling, Farjeon, Lofts, Thane, & Geoffrey Trease.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket.

$26.00

DOGS Heroes, Adventurers, Friends

By Peterson, Florence (editor)

NY: Platt & Munk, (1964) Hard Cover Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. With a forward by Farley Mowat "A collection of 30 favorite stories by John Steinbeck, Albert Payson Terhune, Jack London, Rudyard Kipling, Ernest Thompson Seton, Ludwig Bemelmans, Eric Knight, Marguerite Henry, James Thurber...and others." . Illus. by Hamilton Greene.

$35.00

EDGAR ALLAN POE STORIES

By Poe, Edgar Allan

NY Platt & Munk 1961. Hard Cover. Very good+ in a very good+ dj. Edges of book and dj are lightly spotted, end papers slightly yellowed. "Twenty-seven Thrilling Tales By the Master Of Suspense, Edgar Allan Poe with an Added Selection of His Best Poems.".

$30.00

NAUGHTY CHILDREN

By Brand, Christianna (editor)

NY: Dutton, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Anthology of stories of children behaving like Children! Great black and white illustrations by Ardizzone. Edges of dj lightly worn.. First American Edition. Illus. by Edward Ardizzone.

$60.00

THAT EAGER ZEST First Discoveries in the Magic World of Books
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THAT EAGER ZEST First Discoveries in the Magic World of Books

By Walsh, Frances (editor)

Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1961. Dj spine age darkened, dj has one closed edge tear to fore-edge of books.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good Dustjacket.

$30.00

HAPPY FAMILIES
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HAPPY FAMILIES

By Willard, Barbara, Editor, Illustrated by Krystyna Turska

NY: Macmillan, 1974. Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 256 pages, cloth. Cover slightly bowed else FINE in FINE dustjacket. Entertaining, enormously varied collection of prose & verse all dealing with families, mostly happy ones. Some of the contributors include Nesbit, Sleigh, Godden, Gerald Durrell, Uttley, dela Mare, etc. .

$35.00

WELCOME CHRISTMAS! Garland of Poems

By Eaton, Anne Thaxter., Illustrated by Valenti Angelo

NY: Viking, (1955) 5th Printing 1967. Hard Cover. 8th Printing. 128 pages, cloth. A very personal collection of poems by such writers as Walter dela Mare, Ruth Sawyer, James Stephens, Eleanor Farjeon, and Elizabeth Coatsworth. Bookplate. FINE in lightly rubbed dustjacket..

$22.00

PETS AND MORE PETS

By Child Study Asociation of America ed., Illustrated by Michael Hampshire

NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Co. 1969 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped Dj. First Edition, first Printing. Great black and white illustrations highlight these stories of children and their pets. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard..

$30.00

QUEENS, QUEENS, QUEENS
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QUEENS, QUEENS, QUEENS

By O'Clery, Helen, editor

New York: Watts, 1965 195 pgs, cloth. Stories of some of history's most famous Queens written by such noted writers as Kipling, Farjeon, Lofts, Thane, & Geoffrey Trease.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket.

$30.00

LEAVING HOME. Stories.

By Rochman, Hazel.

NY: HarperCollins, (1997) Rochman, Hazel and Darlene McCampbell, selectors. 3rd Printing. 232 pages, boards. Anthology of stories about young people setting out on their own by such writers as Amy Tan, Gary Soto, Tim Wynne-Jon es, Toni Morrison, etc. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$20.40

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