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SOLDIER PICTURE BOOK. By General Warfare.

By: (Anonymous).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (M. A. Donohue & Co.), (1917).: (1917).

Seller ID: 28833

Condition: Fair


- Quarto [12 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial color wraps. The wraps, which are detached, are rubbed & soiled with creasing to the corners & small pieces out. There are several tears to the edges of the rear wrap. 15 pages, including inside wraps. Profusely illustrated in color and brown & white. There is occasional light soiling. The contents are very good. View more info

Image for [LITTLE CHARLEY'S VISIT: WHAT HE SAW IN CENTRAL PARK]. A SUPERB CHROMOLITHOGRAPH DEPICTING LITTLE CHARLEY RIDING  IN A GOAT DRAWN CARRIAGE IN NEW YORK CITY'S CENTRAL PARK.

[LITTLE CHARLEY'S VISIT: WHAT HE SAW IN CENTRAL PARK]. A SUPERB CHROMOLITHOGRAPH DEPICTING LITTLE CHARLEY RIDING IN A GOAT DRAWN CARRIAGE IN NEW YORK CITY'S CENTRAL PARK.

By: (Anonymous).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: [New York: R. Shugg & Co. Publishers, circa [1872].: [1872].

Seller ID: 29883

Condition: Very good


- sc A superb 10 inch high by 8-3/4 inch wide chromolithograph from "Little Charley's Visit: What He Saw in Central Park", depicting the young boy Charley seated next to a young girl in a red carriage drawn by goats. A handsomely attired black man, in top hat and long black coat stands next to the goats near the head of the carriage, with a whip loosely held in his hands. The childrens' mother stands at the left of the image, her white gloved hand raised as if addressing the children. A small tear and stab marks along the right margin do not affect the image. This lovely print is hand... View more info

Image for [LITTLE CHARLEY'S VISIT: WHAT HE SAW IN CENTRAL PARK]. A SUPERB CHROMOLITHOGRAPH DEPICTING LITTLE CHARLEY VISITING THE OSTRICHES AND LARGE BIRDS IN NEW YORK CITY'S CENTRAL PARK.

[LITTLE CHARLEY'S VISIT: WHAT HE SAW IN CENTRAL PARK]. A SUPERB CHROMOLITHOGRAPH DEPICTING LITTLE CHARLEY VISITING THE OSTRICHES AND LARGE BIRDS IN NEW YORK CITY'S CENTRAL PARK.

By: (Anonymous).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: [New York: R. Shugg & Co. Publishers, circa [1872].: [1872].

Seller ID: 27743

Condition: Very good


- sc A superb 10 inch high by 8-3/4 inch wide chromolithograph from "Little Charley's Visit: What He Saw in Central Park", depicting the young boy Charley in the company of his mother, strolling by the large birds then housed at Central Park. An ostrich, emu and another large bird are contained in the fenced in field along which stroll the mother and child. Charley, attired in period red clothing, points out a pelican which is standing along their path. There is some minor creasing to the top left corner and stab marks along the left margin, none of which affects the image. This love... View more info

THE OTTERBURY INCIDENT

By: (Ardizzone, Edward). Lewis, C. Day

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Viking Press, 1949.: 1949.

Seller ID: 20168

Condition: Good


New York: Viking Press, 1949.. 1949.. Good. - Octavo, tan cloth titled in maroon on the spine with a vignette stamped in maroon on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed with light staining to the tail of the spine. The spine & extremities of the dust jacket are darkened & there is a stain to the tail of the spine & the adjacent corner of the rear panel. 160 pages. Color pictorial dust jacket & full-page & textual black-and-white illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

PRESENTING MISS JANE AUSTEN

By: (Austen, Jane). Becker, May Lamberton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1952).: (1952).

Seller ID: 1954

Condition: Very good


NY: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1952).. (1952).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt, in dw. There is an area of dampstaining to the rear cover. The dw is lightly soiled & chipped with red staining to the rear panel internally. xiii, [ii] & 204 pp. Illustrated with full-page & textual B&W drawings by Edward Price. 4 leaves have been roughly opened with very small chips at the edges, else the contents are very good. A book about Jane Austen and her times for young people and others. Dust jacket present. View more info

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THE VACATION; Or The Four Cousins.

By: (Babcock, Sidney; publisher).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT: S. Babcock, circa [1844].: [1844].

Seller ID: 34193

Condition: Good


- 32mo. chapbook [3-5/8 inches high by 2-1/8 inches wide] softcover bound in printed blue wraps sewn with tan cord with a vignette & a decorative border on the front wrap and an ad for Babcock's Toy Books on the rear cover. The binding is lightly bumped & soiled with 2 stains to the front wrap & a chip to its inner edge. 16 pages. Illustrated with a woodcut title vignette, a decorative border at the top of the first text page & 6 full-page woodcuts in the text. There is a stain to the inside front wrap, partially obscuring an owner's faded name. The text pages are unevenly darkened. Good. View more info

PILLYCOCK'S SHOP

By: (Barker, Carol). Mahy, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Franklin Watts, Inc., 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 985

Condition: Very good


NY: Franklin Watts, Inc., 1969.. 1969.. Very good. - 4to, color pictorial cloth titled in black on spine & front cover, in color pictorial dw (lightly chipped & creased; tear to rear panel). [30] pp. (front endpaper slightly creased with short tear). Profusely illustrated in B&W & color by Carol Barker. Very good in good dw. New Zealand writer Margaret Mahy's tale of a young boy who enters a tiny, mysterious shop where you can only buy one thing and where you must buy it before sundown because then the shop goes away. The illustrations are from detailed, highly decorative drawings by Britis... View more info

THE DOUGLAS G. & DAVID L. GREENE COLLECTION OF L. FRANK BAUM AND RELATED OZIANA. Public Auction Sale 1644: Thursday, December 9, 1993 at 2:00 p.m. (Catalogue).

By: (Baum, L. Frank).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: Swann Galleries, Inc., 1993.: 1993.

Seller ID: 34811

Condition: Fine


New York: Swann Galleries, Inc., 1993.. 1993.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wraps. Slightly soiled. 90 unnumbered pages, illustrated in black & white. Near fine. 363 items are catalogued with estimated prices.An illustrated invitation to a private preview of the collection is laid in. View more info

THE LITTLE WOODEN FARMER.and The Story of the Jungle Pool. Two Stories to Read and Play

By: (Baumeister, Margaret Kilpatrick). Dalgliesh, Alice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Macmillan Company, (1950).: (1950).

Seller ID: 7842

Condition: Good


New York: Macmillan Company, (1950).. (1950).. Good. - Oblong small quarto [7-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], green cloth titled in black with a vignette in black on the front cover. The covers are soiled & lightly bumped. View more info

A WISH FOR TIMOTHY.

By: (Beebe, Robb). Beebe, Catherine.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London/NY: Oxford University Press, (1938).: (1938).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34871

Condition: Very good


London/NY: Oxford University Press, (1938).. (1938).. Very good. - Small quarto, 8-7/8 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide, tan cloth titled in dark blue on the spine & front cover, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The covers are lightly rubbed. There is a small piece out of the head of the dust jacket's spine. 48 pages, illustrated in black, white and tan and in blue & white by Robb Beebe. Near fine in very good dust wrapper. Inscribed and signed in full by both the author and the illustrator on the front endpaper. Dust jacket present. View more info

IT'S PERFECTLY TRUE and Other Stories. Translated from the Danish by Paul Leyssac.

By: (Bennett, Richard). Andersen, Hans Christian.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1938).: (1938).

Seller ID: 34265

Condition: Good


NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1938).. (1938).. Good. - Square octavo, green cloth titled in black with vignettes in black on spine & front cover. The covers are lightly bumped with 2 small, light stains to the front cover. The spine is slightly faded with a small, light stain. x & 305 pp. Illustrated with B&W plates & vignettes by Richard Bennett. Short tears to the bottom edge of 1 plate & the bottom edges of pp. 123-132 have been repaired with brown scotch tape. Good. With an introduction by Hugh Walpole. View more info

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PETITS CONTES NEGRES POUR LES ENFANTS DES BLANCS.

By: (Bernard, Francis). Cendrars, Blaise.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris: Jean Vigneau, 1946.: 1946.

Seller ID: 36000

Condition: Good


- Small quarto, 9 inches high by 7-14 inches wide. Softcover, bound in red wrappers titled in black & white and illustrated with black & white silhouettes within golden yellow panels on the front cover and book advertisements on the rear cover. The edges and corners of the covers are chipped with creases to the top front corners. The head and tail of the spine are also chipped and there is some dampstaining to the top inner corners of the covers. 94 & [2] pages, with 10 full-page illustrations by Francis Bernard. The front hinge is starting opposite the half-title and a previous owner's name &... View more info

IT'S A LONG WAY TO HEAVEN

By: (Bernstein, Leonard). Dean, Abner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY/Toronto: Farrar and Rinehart, (1945).: (1945).

Seller ID: 32237

Condition: Good


NY/Toronto: Farrar and Rinehart, (1945).. (1945).. Good. - Quarto, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in reddish brown cloth titled in blue. The covers are bumped & rubbed and the spine and extremities of the covers are faded. There are small stains to the front cover. x & 131 pages, illustrated with profuse monochrome plates from drawings by Abner Dean. The edges of the pages are darkened with occasional light soiling. There is a small stain to the second half-title. Good. From the library of Leonard Bernstein with his ownership stamp on the half-title. View more info

DORY STORY

By: (Biedrzycki, David). Pallotta, Jerry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2000).: 2000).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22576

ISBN: 0881060755

Condition: Very good


(Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2000).. 2000).. Very good. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY DAVID BIEDRZYCKI - Oblong quarto [9-1/4 inches high by 11-1/4 inches wide], pictorial paper covered boards in a matching dust wrapper. The boards are lightly bumped with some tiny purple marks to the top edge of the rear board. There is some very light creasing to the top & bottom edges of the dust jacket with some light staining to the front panel & with a few tiny marks to the rear panel. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated in brilliant color by David Biedrzycki. Very good. Third printing of a Talewi... View more info

SARA CREWE / Or / What Happened at Miss Minchin's.

By: (Birch, Reginald). Burnett, Frances Hodgson.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1917.: 1917.

Seller ID: 17050

Condition: Good


- Octavo, cloth with a pictorial label mounted on the front cover in a matching dust wrapper. The binding is rubbed & bumped with the head & tail of the spine faded & with the rear cover unevenly faded. The dust jacket is rubbed, soiled & chipped with pieces out of the top edge & the tail of the spine. [v] & 114 pages plus 8-page publisher's catalog. 4 color plates by Reginald Birch, including a frontispiece. The front hinge is starting & the book is lightly cracked at page 90. There is some offsetting to the endpapers with a contemporary gift inscription on the front endpaper. There is a smal... View more info

THE BIRD BEGAN TO SING

By: (Bischoff, Ilse). Field, Rachel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: William Morrow & Co., (1932).: (1932).

Seller ID: 10424

Condition: Very good


NY: William Morrow & Co., (1932).. (1932).. Very good. - Small quarto, 8-3/4 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide. Bound in red cloth (bumped & soiled; spine faded) titled in black on spine with color pictorial label (lightly soiled) mounted on front cover. 64 pp. (occasional light soiling). Pictorial endpapers in red, black & white, color frontispiece & 3 color plates, & full-page & textual illustrations in red, black & white & B&W by Ilse Bischoff. Very good internally. First edition.Grandpa Schultz mends watches, clocks and music boxes, but only young Tilda knows about the bird in the ivo... View more info

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GERALDINE BELINDA.

By: (Blackwood, Gladys Rourke). Henry, Marguerite.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc. (1942).: (1942).

Seller ID: 37420

Condition: Very good


- Small quarto [7-3/ 4 inches high by 6 inches wide] titled & illustrated in blue on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the rear cover is slightly rubbed. The dust jacket is darkened, chipped & lightly rubbed. Unnumbered pages printed in French fold. Profuse full-page & textual color illustrations by Gladys Rourke Blackwood. The pastedowns and endpapers are darkened. The contents are clean & bright. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

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THE WINGS OF DR. SMIDGE.

By: (Bolin, Jim). Philbrook, Rose.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1954.: 1954.

Seller ID: 36524

Condition: Good


- Octavo, tan cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. The binding is unevenly stained or faded. The top edge of the front cover and the head & tail of the spine are chipped & frayed. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with tears & pieces out. 158 pages. Full-page illustrations and head- & tail-pieces in black & white by Jim Bolin. Good in a fair dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE PETERKIN PAPERS. With Cuts in the Text

By: (Brett, Harold M.) Hale, Lucretia P

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston & NY/Cambridge, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, (1924).: (1924).

Seller ID: 1110

Condition: Very good


Boston & NY/Cambridge, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, (1924).. (1924).. Very good. - (The Riverside Bookshelf). Octavo, black cloth titled in black on spine with color pictorial label mounted on front cover. The covers are bumped & the rear cover rubbed. There are tiny white stains to the spine & the gilt titling & decorations are faded. 219 pp. Color frontispiece, 2 color plates & B&W pictorial initials & vignettes by Harold M. Brett. Very good internally. View more info

THE PETERKIN PAPERS

By: (Brett, Harold M.). Hale, Lucretia P

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston & Cambridge, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, (1924).: (1924).

Seller ID: 1504

Condition: Good


Boston & Cambridge, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, (1924).. (1924).. Good. - (Riverside Bookshelf). Octavo, black cloth with color pictorial label mounted on front cover. The covers are bumped & rubbed with light staining to the rear cover & light soiling to the label. The titling & decorations on the spine are completely faded & the head & tail of the spine are chipped with slight fraying to the head. 219 pp. The book is cracked at the title. The endpapers are darkened & an owner's bookplate with an ink name crossed out is mounted on the front endpaper. There is foxing & st... View more info