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61 (Disney, Walt). BLANCHE-NEIGE ET LES SEPT NAINS d'apres le conte de Grimm. Illustrations de Walt Disney.
(Paris): Hachette, (1938). (1938). Good 
- Square octavo, color pictorial paper covered boards titled in red on front board. The boards are rubbed & darkened; the lower half of the backstrip is lacking; the joints are rubbed & the head of the spine is chipped. 46 & [2] pages. Profuse full-page & textual illustrations in color & black-and-white from the Walt Disney film of "Snow White". The pages are darkened; parts of 1 full-page black-and-white illustration have been delicately colored. Good.

First French edition of the Disney "Snow White"..

The text is in French. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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62 (Dixon, A. A.). Wilson, Theodora-Wilson THE SAVIOUR OF THE WORLD: Scripture Stories for Children
London and Glasgow: Blackie & Son Limited, circa [1915]. [1915]. Very good 
London and Glasgow: Blackie & Son Limited, circa [1915].. [1915].. Very good. - Small quarto, dark blue cloth backed pictorial boards (edges of front board slightly rubbed; rear board soiled). 26 pages. Illustrated with pictorial cover & 4 full-page color illustrations by A. A. Dixon. Very good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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63 (Dodgson, Charles). Carlson, David; and Eger, Jeffrey; compilers DODGSON AT AUCTION
Somerville, NJ: D&D Galleries, 1999. 1999. Fine 
Somerville, NJ: D&D Galleries, 1999.. 1999.. Fine. - Quarto, red cloth titled in gilt on front cover & spine. Unnumbered pages, including listings of 3190 items with prices realized. Near fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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64 (Domanska, Janina). Hoge, Dorothy; adapter THE BLACK HEART OF INDRI
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1966). (1966). Very good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1966).. (1966).. Very good. - Quarto, mauve paper covered boards, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The boards are lightly bumped with the extremities slightly faded. There is a tear to the tail of the spine. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with a tear to the tail of its spine & some tiny black marks to its rear panel. Unnumbered pages, including profuse full-page & textual color illustrations by Janina Domanska. The contents are very good.

First edition.

An adaptation of a Chinese fairy tale. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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65 (Donovan, Mary Rose). Thomason, Caroline Wasson PLAYS FOR CHILDREN IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH
Philadelphia, PA: The Penn Publishing Company, 1923. 1923. Very good 
Philadelphia, PA: The Penn Publishing Company, 1923.. 1923.. Very good. - Square octavo, pictorial gray & cream paper covered boards with color illustration on the front board. The boards are bumped & rubbed with soiling to the rear board; there are small pieces out of the paper at the bottom corners of the boards & the head of the spine. Each play is separately paginated. Illustrated with 5 B&W plates by Mary Rose Donovan & with set diagrams. The contents are very good.

The plays are "Beauty and the Beast", "Bluebeard", "Cinderella", "Red Riding Hood" and "The Three Bears". The dialogue is printed in English followed by a translation into French. The stage directions are in English. There is no set and costume information published for "Bluebeard".

Scarce. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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66 (Dulac, Edmond). Andersen, Hans Christian. LE JARDIN DU PARADIS Et Autres Contes.
Editions Corentin, (1996). (1996). Fine 
Editions Corentin, (1996).. (1996).. Fine. - Small quarto [9 inches high by 7-1/8 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial stiff paper wrappers. 75 pages. Color pictorial title & color plates by Edmond Dulac. Near fine.

Reprint of the 1911 edition. The text, translated from the Danish by Louis Moland, is in French. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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67 (Dunlap, Hope). Mulock, Dinah Maria [1826-1887] THE LITTLE LAME PRINCE AND HIS TRAVELLING CLOAK
Chicago: Rand McNally Co., (1937). (1937). Very good 
Chicago: Rand McNally Co., (1937).. (1937).. Very good. - Square 8vo, maroon cloth (bumped & rubbed; small stain to rear cover; spine faded with handwritten title) with color pictorial label mounted on front cover. 128 pp. (light spotting to endpapers & half-title; occasional light soiling). Color frontispiece, color pictorial title & half-title, full-page color illustrations & textual illustrations in B&W & color by Hope Dunlap. Very good internally.

Reprint edition of1937.

A brief biography of Dinah Maria Mulock, told for young people, is given in the rear of the book. Born in Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, England in 1826, she married publisher and man-of-letters George Lillie Craik. She was a novelist and poet as well as a writer for children. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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68 (Dutton & Company) TIP-TOP PICTURES AND STORIES
NY: E. P. Dutton & Company, circa [1883]. [1883]. Fair 
NY: E. P. Dutton & Company, circa [1883].. [1883].. Fair. - Small quarto, blue cloth backed paper covered boards (bumped, rubbed & soiled; staining to spine with pieces out of head & tail); color title & color illustrations on front board. [78] pp. (front hinge starting; cracked; soiling & foxing, not affecting illustrations; stain to 1 page of text; light staining to top edges of a number of pages). B&W frontispiece & profuse B&W wood-engraved illustrations (little girl's stockings in 1 illustration colored by a child). Fair.

The frontispiece shows a little girl holding an armful of dolls. The charming illustrations in the text depict birds and animals [tom-tits, an owl, a dog, a horse, a monkey, a Syrian sheep, baby foxes, puppies and kittens] and scenes of children engaged in a variety of activities (playing musical instruments, sailing, fishing, playing with their pets or bathing in the sea) as well as less privileged youngsters--a child toy seller, a boy sailor. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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69 (E. A. Lemann). Anderson, Hans Christian FAIRY TALES
Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1902. 1902. Good 
Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1902.. 1902.. Good. - Small quarto, blue pictorial cloth titled in white on spine & front cover with decorative image of flowers stamped in white & green on front cover. The covers are bumped & rubbed & the titling on the spine is faded. xii & 219 pp. There is an owner's ink name on the front pastedown & light glue marks on the front endpaper. A few pages are slightly soiled & stained. Illustrated in B&W with frontispiece, plates, textual illustrations & head- & tail-pieces by E. A. Lemann. Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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70 (Eichenberg, Fritz). Davis, Robert PADRE PORKO The Gentlemanly Pig
[NY]: Holiday House, (1939). (1939). Very good 
[NY]: Holiday House, (1939).. (1939).. Very good. - 8vo, gray pictorial cloth (lightly soiled; spine slightly faded; light stains to front cover) titled in red with decorations in red on spine & in red with image of the gentlemanly Porko seated in an armchair stamped in red on front cover. 165 pp. (name on front endpaper). B&W full-page & textual illustrations by Fritz Eichenberg. Very good.

First edition.

Robert Davis heard tales of the legendary Padre Porko, a wise and benevolent spirit in the form of a pig, in Spain. Stone carvings of pigs found in southern Spain "must antedate the Moorish occupation, as the Mohammedan considered swine unclean. They may even go back beyond the visigoth and the Roman, to the original Iberic stock, which was Celtic. In Celtic regions the pig is much valued, and is the most important domestic animal...." [Author's Foreword]. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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71 (Eichler, Reinhold Max; Engels, Robert; Heilig, Karl; Hoe, Eugen Ludwig; et al). Hirth, Georg; editor. MARCHEN OHNE WORTE.
[Munchen: Verlag der Munchner "Jugend", 1911. 1911. Very good 
[Munchen: Verlag der Munchner "Jugend", 1911.. 1911.. Very good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9 inches wide], color pictorial paper covered boards backed with cream cloth. The binding is bumped & lightly soiled. There are a few small stains to the boards & their edges are darkened. Title, [1] leaf & 24 color plates by various artists. The contents are very good.

Third edition: "Dritte Folge".

The minimal text of this beautifully illustrated book is in German. Included among the subjects are a toy soldier, an elevated train and a knight on a white horse. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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72 (Elzea, Rowland). THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION 1880-1914. Delaware Art Museum / September 14-October 15, 1972. (Catalogue).
(Wilmington, DE): Wilmington Fine Arts Society, 1972. 1972. Very good 
- Oblong quarto, stapled printed tan wraps with oval keyhole revealing part of an illustration in gray & black. 67 & [1] pp. Profusely illustrated in B&W. There is light foxing to the first & last illustrations. Very good.

The introduction to the catalogue is by Rowland Elzea, Curator of Collections at the Delaware Art Museum.

From the library of Fridolf Johnson with a TLS sending him the catalogue from Hayward Cirker, President of Dover Publications. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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73 (Engel-Hardt, Rudolf). Dathe, Dr. F MUTTER UND KIND IM TIERREICH
Leipzig: Rudolf Arnold, circa [1956]. [1956]. Very good 
Leipzig: Rudolf Arnold, circa [1956].. [1956].. Very good. - Quarto, red cloth backed color pictorial boards (slightly rubbed). 12 leaves. Pictorial title, 10 full-page color illustrations, 12 brown on white textual illustrations and a color pictorial initial by Rudolf Engel- Hardt. Very good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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74 (Feliciano, Jose). Diaz, David BEAUTIFUL COLOR POSTER FOR DAVID DIAZ'S ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF "FELIZ NAVIDAD" WITH SONG LYRICS BY JOSE FELICIANO
Scholastic Inc., 2003. 2003. Very good 
Scholastic Inc., 2003.. 2003.. Very good. - sc - A 24 inch high by 18 inch wide brightly colored poster for the Scholastic book edition of "Felliz Navidad / Song Lyrics by Jose Feliciano / Pictures by David Diaz". The poster is illustrated with David Diaz's beautiful image of a young man with Aztec features and long curly hair, singing as he plays the accordion. Attired in a green garment decorated with snowflakes, the young man plays in front of palm trees and Christmas decorations under a bright sun. A lone evergreen decorated by a star stands in front of a pyramid next to the palm trees. There is a minor chip at top left. Very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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75 (Flinzer, Fedor [1832-1911]). JUGENDBRUNNEN: Alte Reime mit neuen Bildern.
Berlin: Franz Lipperheide, 1883. 1883. Good 
Berlin: Franz Lipperheide, 1883.. 1883.. Good. - Small quarto, 7-5/8 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide. Gray pictorial cloth titled in red & black with a colored illustration on the front cover. The covers are rubbed bumped & soiled with light stains. There is wear to the corners and to the head and tail of the darkened spine. 28 & [1] pages, with pages 5 through 29 printed on one side only. Profusely illustrated with stencil hand-colored pictorial title, vignettes & illustrations surrounding the text on each leaf. The front endpaper is detached with a contemporary owner's inscription on the verso. There is a very light ink notation along the top of the flyleaf & an ink notation along the top of the title. The page edges are slightly darkened with occasional light soiling. Good.

Third thousand.

A delicately hand- colored work.

The text is in German. 
Price: 150.00 USD

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76 (Fox, Lorraine). Van Doren, Mark SOMEBODY CAME
[New York]: Harlan Quist, (1966). (1966). Very good 
[New York]: Harlan Quist, (1966).. (1966).. Very good. - Octavo, blue paper covered boards backed with blue cloth with a vignette in black on both covers, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is soiled with the head of its spine lightly chipped. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated in color by Lorraine Fox. Near fine in a good dust wrapper.

First edition, first printing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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77 (Foy, Ottilie) ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATED FASHION DESIGN FOR "GENUINE WESTMINSTER 'GARTERITE' HOSIERY FOR BOYS" ATTRIBUTED TO THE CHILDREN'S BOOK ILLUSTRATOR OTTILIE FOY
Circa [1935]. [1935]. Very good 
Circa [1935].. [1935].. Very good. - The work, designed as advertisement, depicts 3 young schoolboys painted, apparently with acrylics, on 11 inch high by 9 inch wide black cardboard above the advertising text which is calligraphed in gilt. There is some slight rubbing to the top right corner of the board. The artist is identified in pencil on the verso. Very good.

Ottilie Foy, American children's book illustrator from the 1930's and 40's. Foy's work includes "A Boy and a Dog" by Marguerite Henry, "Scalaway the Scottie" by Mabel Faison, "Happy Times", etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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78 (Friedener, Thea). (Frankl Gallery) HANDMADE GERMAN CHILDREN'S BOOK FROM THE FRANKL GALLERY
N.d. [circa 1923-1926]. N.d. [circa 1923-1926]. Very good Signed
N.d. [circa 1923-1926].. N.d. [circa 1923-1926].. Very good. - Small quarto [9-5/8 inches high by 9 inches wide], pictorial boards backed with red cloth and bound with gold cord. The boards are darkened & the rear board is detached. There are large pieces out of the spine. 12 vibrant hand-colored plates by Thea Friedener, each illustrating a month of the year. The first plate is signed in full & the remaining plates are signed with the artist's initials. The top margins of the plates are darkened but the illustrations are otherwise clean and bright. A rare item that could easily be repaired.

The label of the Frankl Gallery is mounted on the inside rear board. According to Christopher Long, author of "Paul T. Frankl and Modern American Design", this apparently handmade book was almost certainly purchased by Paul Frankl or his wife on one of their buying trips to Europe in the early 1920s and sold through their New York Gallery. The label in the book dates from the period 1923-1926. "The artist is probably either German or Danish; the images are typical of the sort of folk art the Frankls sold in their gallery before they introduced modernism. Frankl didn't start selling modernist works until the end of 1925 or the beginning of 1926".

Rare. 
Price: 150.00 USD

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79 (Froehlich, Lorentz). Stahl, P.-J MONSIEUR TOC-TOC
Paris: J. Hetzel et Cie, [c. 1870]. [c. 1870]. Good 
Paris: J. Hetzel et Cie, [c. 1870].. [c. 1870].. Good. - Octavo, original wrapper bound in new olive green cloth (bumped; top edges of covers soiled; staining to bottom edge of rear cover) with new endpapers, titled in gilt. Title page & 24 leaves (title page soiled & stained with pinhole & small piece out of bottom corner; leaf xvi soiled; 2 short marginal tears). Illustrated with vignette title & 24 illustrations wood engraved by Matthis after drawings by Lorentz Froehlich. Good. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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80 (Gammell, Stephen). Rylant, Cynthia. THE RELATIVES CAME.
New York: Bradbury Press, (1985). (1985). 0027772209 / 9780027772203 Very good Signed
New York: Bradbury Press, (1985).. (1985).. Very good. SIGNED BY STEPHEN GAMMELL - Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide], orange paper covered boards backed with blue cloth in a price- clipped pictorial dust wrapper. There is a short tear to the bottom of the dust jacket's front fold. [32] pages. Profusely illustrated in color by Stephen Gammell. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.

First edition.

A Caldecott Honor Book, signed by the illustrator Stephen Gammell on the title page.

A sticker on the front panel of the dust wrapper indicates that the book was also the winner of The New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Award.

Signed copies of this book are rare. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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