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AMERICAN CHILDREN ON THE MAP.
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AMERICAN CHILDREN ON THE MAP.

By Salway, Cecile & Billie.

NY: Garden City, (1940) Illus by authors. VERY GOOD, no dustjacket. 32 pgs, boards. Every pg illus in color. Introduces 14 children from South, Central & North America, Mexico, Canada & Alaska. Minor edge wear. .

$30.00

JAIME AND HIS HEN POLLITA.

By Butterfield, Marguerite.

NY: Scribner's, (1957) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. Illustrated by Susanne Suba. 121 pages, reinforced cloth. Story of a young boy & his hen who live in a fishing village on the island of Majorca. FINE in rumpled & torn dustjacket..

$30.00

KIDD: A MORAL OPUSCULE.
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KIDD: A MORAL OPUSCULE.

By Walsh, Richard.

NY: William Edwin Rudge, 1922. (FIRST EDITION LIMITED 1/1000) First Edition. Illustrated by George Illian. Unpaged, boards. A humorous retelling of the story of Captain Kidd, with a twist. Hand colored plates throughout. Spine faded. VERY GOOD+..

$60.00

GAY MADELON

By Phillips, Ethel

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1931) 143 pgs, cloth w/pictorial paste label. Story of French Canada. Minor shelf wear. . Hardcover. Very Good+/No Dustjacket. Illus. by Ilse Bischoff.

$30.00

KEES
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KEES

By King, Marian

Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1937 Hard Cover. Very Good. 79 pages, cloth with pictorial paste label. Story of a little Dutch boy named Kees & his little duck Kleintje. Bright color illustrations throughout by this Newbery Medal Winner. Originally published by Harper & Bros, 1930. Corners & lower front edge worn, names on front free end paper, stain to the cloth on back of book..

$30.00

CROSSROADS FOR CHELA
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CROSSROADS FOR CHELA

By Witton, Dorothy.

NY: Julian Messner, (1958) Hard Cover. First Edition. FINE in VERY GOOD+ dustjacket. 192 pages, cloth. Teenage novel about a Tarascan Indian girl who meets an American gringo at Los Tares in the wild Sierras of Mexico. Chela is faced with a conflict in loyalties. .

$35.00

WORLD SONG
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WORLD SONG

By Clark, Ann Nolan, Illustrated by Kurt Wiese

NY: Viking, 1960 Hard Cover. First Edition. FINE in lightly soiled dustjacket. 139 pages, cloth. Story of a redheaded American boy trying to make friends on a coffee plantation in Costa Rica. Chapter headpieces in black & white by Wiese. .

$45.00

TWO CHILDREN AND THEIR JUNGLE ZOO
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TWO CHILDREN AND THEIR JUNGLE ZOO

By Brown, Rose

Lippincott Philadelphia 1944 First edition. Very good in a good dust jacket . Illustrated by Ann Eshner. 220pgs, Further adventures of Tatu and Joa, two children of Brazil. Dust jacket is worn with a chip missing from lower edge of dust jacket spine, closed tear on center dust jacket spine. Edges of book soiled, exterior green cloth of book faded at top edge and on spine..

$25.00

HANS BRINKER or THE SILVER SKATES

By Dodge, Mary Mapes, Illustrated by H. Baumhauer

London & NY: JM Dent & EP Dutton, 1955 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. First Edition Thus. 295 pages, decorative cloth. Children's Illustrated Classics Series. Author's story of the children of Holland is her most famous work..

$45.00

THE PATCHWORK KILT.

By Watts, Mabel.

NY: Aladdin, (1954) First Edition. Illustrated by Winifred Bromhall. 42 pages, boards. Story of a Scottish lassie who wants to dance the Highland Fling at the Fair. Bright illustrations add to the text. FINE in dustjacket that has been written on..

$26.00

THE MERRY MATCHMAKERS

By Kristoffersen, Eva, Illustrated by Hedvig Collin

Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1940 Hard Cover. Very Good+, no dj. FIRST EDITION. 95 pages, cloth with pictorial paste label. Story of Midsummer's Day & how it is celebrated in Sweden. Charming illustrations in color & black & white..

$35.00

ZHIVKO OF YUGOSLAVIA.

By Feuerlicht, Roberta.

NY: Julian Messner, (1971) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Photographs by Herbert Feuerlicht. 64 pages, reinforced cloth. Story of Yugoslav life of the 1960's. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$20.00

NILS, GLOBETROTTER.

By Collin, Hedvig.

NY: Viking, (1957) Hard Cover. FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. First Edition. Illustrated by the author. 189 pages, cloth. Story of nine year old Nils, who travels to the US from his tiny island home in Denmark, and of his adventures traveling from Chicago to Santa Fe & his eventual reunion with his family..

$30.00

JANNI'S STORK

By Harris, Rosemary, Illustrated by Juan Wijngaard

London: Blackie, 1982 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE, no dj. FIRST EDITION. 32 pages, pictorial boards. Story of a little boy who lives in a small village in Holland & wants, more than anything, to have storks nest on his roof. Harris is a Carnegie Medal Winner & Wijngaard is a winner of the Mother Goose Award for illustration. Slight edge fade..

$30.00

TREASURE OF ACAPULCO

By Witton, Dorothy.

NY: Julian Messner, (1963) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 191 pages, cloth. Tony must prove he can make a living from the sea or leave his beloved Acapulco & live with his uncle in Mexico City. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$35.00

THE COW VOYAGE
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THE COW VOYAGE

By Goodenow, Earle

NY: Knopf, 1953 Hard Cover. First Edition. 28 pages, cloth. Story of a little Swiss girl & the cows she trains to play music with their cowbells. VERY GOOD+ in lightly soiled dustjacket..

$35.00

BERTELI AND CONRAD
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BERTELI AND CONRAD

By Niggli, Ida, Illustrated by Ruedi Bannwar

Arthur Niggli Ltd, 1963 Hard Cover. FINE/No dust jacket, as Issued. Translated by D.Q. Stephenson. Teufen FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. 32 pgs, spiral bound pictorial boards. Story of a brother & sister of Teufen in the Swiss Canton of Appenzell & the holidays they celebrate thru the year..

$45.00

THE HAPPINESS FLOWER
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THE HAPPINESS FLOWER

By Wuorio, Eva-Lis.

Cleveland: World, (1969) Hard Cover. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by Don Bolognese. 78 pages, reinnforced boards. Story of one little Finnish girl's summer that brings alive the people & culture of this little-known northern land. . First Edition.

$30.00

AT MIDSUMMER TIME  A Story of Sweden
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AT MIDSUMMER TIME A Story of Sweden

By Brock, Emma

NY: Knopf, 1940 Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 80 pages, cloth. Story of how Sigrid & her twin brother & sister celebrate Midsummer's Eve. FINE in darkened dustjacket..

$35.00

HIGH IN THE MOUNTAINS
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HIGH IN THE MOUNTAINS

By Brock, Emma

Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1938 Illustrated by author. 80 pgs, cloth w/pictorial paste label. Illustrated in color. Corner of book bumped.. First Edition. Near Fine. Illus. by .

$35.00

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