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Where the Wild Things Are by SENDAK, Maurice

New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition with the publisher's price and the correct first issue code on the front flap. Cloth and papercovered illustrated boards. A bit of foxing to the boards, near fine in a modestly …

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The Fairy Books: Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac by Lang, Andrew [Editor]

London: Longmans, Green & Company, 1910. First Edition. Very Good. First edition. Andrew Lang's Color Fairy Books, complete in twelve volumes, all first impressions of the first edition: Blue (1889), Red (1890), Green (1892), Yellow (1894), Pink…

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA


And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street by Dr Seuss

Very RareDr Seuss And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street1937"BANNED"Published by Vanguard Press, Inc., New York BOOK CLUB EDITION"1937" date and no mention of later printings (See photo)A solid example of what is a rather scarce title. It was with …

From Robert R



Frederick Warne and Co. London. 1902. FIRST TRADE EDITION. 16mo. (5.6 x 4.4 inches). First state of the text with "wept big tears" on page 51. Illustrated with colour frontis, line vignette of a bunny on the title page and 30 fine colour plates by the Au…

From Paul Foster Books



LONDON: Grant Richards, 1899. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/No Jacket, as Issued. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. Author. I am So Pleased to be able to offer the VERY FIRST STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO, by HELEN BANNERMAN, Published…



Where the Wild Things Are by Sendak, Maurice

Harper & Row, 1963. Brown cloth spine over pictorial boards, 4-color endsheets, DJ design matching boards. Very interesting second issue, with LOC number on title page, Caldecott medal pasted, not printed, on and $3.50 price on jacket (code 40-80 / 11…

From citynightsbooks


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (First State) by Rowling, J. K

New York: Scholastic Press, 1999 First printing of the stated first American edition, in the first state cloth boards, without the series number 2 on the spine and with red end-pages; and in the first state dust jacket, with the original price of $17.95 o…

From Idler Fine Books


Our Big Book, Dick and Jane, We Look and See, Poster Size Illustrations Teacher's Easel Size by Gray, William S.; Baruch, Dorothy, Montgomery, Elizabeth Rider

Chicago: Scott, Foresman & Co., 1946. Book. Illus. by Campbell, Eleanor. Good +. Hardcover. Double Elephant - over 25" - 50" tall. The GIANT POSTER SIZE first 7 stories of the "WE LOOK AND SEE" pre-primer. 28pp. 26"x19.5"…

From Books For You


Peter and Wendy in rare first issue jacket by J. M. Barrie [James Matthew Barrie]

First American Edition, first issue (simultaneous with the London Harrap edition). The true first is distinguished by three points: 1. Scribner's seal, 2."Published October, 1911" to copyright page and 3. A "$1.50 net" price to the jacket's front cove…

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA


The Water-Babies by Kingsley, Charles

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1916. 1st edition Thus.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Smith, Jessie Willcox. Copyright date 1916, 1st thus edition. Original green clothover boards with circular pictorial label on front. Light wear to cloth, front …

From mclinhavenbooks



New York: E. P. Dutton & Co; Duenewald Printing Co. Very Good with no dust jacket 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Bright copy of this excellent, collectible animated book. Color illustratio ns/animations by Julian Wehr. This is a first edition with 7 anim…

From JuliesBooks


How the Grinch stole Christmas! by SEUSS, Dr. [Theodor Geisel]

1963 TRUE 1st ed How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Dr Seuss Children IllustratedTrue first edition of the Classic Christmas tale!'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' is one of the most iconic and well-recognized children's books of the 20th-century. Written an…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


I Wish That I Had Duck Feet by LeSieg, Theo (Dr. Seuss)

Beginner Books/Random House, 1965 By Theo. LeSieg (Geisel backwards, Dr. Seuss's pseudonym). Illustrated by B.Tobey. First edition/first state with correct blurbs on dj and 195/195 price. DJ has small closed tear to front bottom, some edgewear and som…

From Lindas Rare Books


Zathura: A Space Adventure. by VAN ALLSBURG, Chris

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2002. Signed by Chris Van Allsburg on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, navy paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.…

From Orpheus Books


The Magic Of Oz (First Printing In Original Dust Jacket) by Baum, L . Frank, Illustrated by John R. Neill

Chicago: Reilly & Lee, 1919. First Edition 1st Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good Book/Good Dustjacket. 9 3/16" x 7" x 1 1/2. 12 Color Plates, Also Black and White Illustrations Throughout. 266 Pp. First Edition, First Issue, First State Of …

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