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COWBOY TOMMY.

By: Tousey, Sanford.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1932.: 1932.

Seller ID: 34709


Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1932.. 1932.. Good. - Oblong Octavo, color pictorial boards backed with a black cloth spine. The covers are slightly soiled and rubbed along the edges. 30 leaves, including the endpapers, profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Good. First edition. Lithographed by William C.D. Glaser.Subtitled "The Story of a Boy's Adventures on a Ranch" on the front cover. First Edition. View more info

THE WHITE DOVE, and Other Poems for Children.

By: Townsend, Elizabeth W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: James C. Derby / Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Co. / Cincinnati: H. W. Derby, 1855.: 1855.

Seller ID: 11200


- Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine & with a vignette of a dove in gilt within a gilt frame on the front cover. The binding is bumped, rubbed & soiled with some tiny black stains to the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are torn. 128 pages. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece. There is a gift inscription and the recipient's stamp on the front endpaper. There is offsetting from the inscription & ... View more info

WRITTEN FOR CHILDREN: An Outline of English-Language Children's Literature

By: Townsend, John Rowe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia/NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1975).: (1975).

Seller ID: 6188


Philadelphia/NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1975).. (1975).. Very good. - Octavo, tan cloth titled in gilt, in dw. The price-clipped dw is soiled and lightly chipped with a piece rubbed off the front panel. 368 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good in a good dw. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

"ZATHURA: Written and Illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg". THE ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATED POSTER ADVERTISING THE BOOK PUBLISHED BY HOUGHTON MIFFLIN

By: Van Allsburg, Chris

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.: 2002.

Seller ID: 29833


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.. 2002.. Fine. - sc - A 20-1/2 inch high by 24 inch wide poster on heavy creamy white stock illustrated in shades of black & gray. The poster is illustrated with a scene from the book depicting the two boys playing a game on the floor of their home. Books lie on the ground next to an overturned table and chair. A huge spaceshigp is seen in the night sky through the curtained windows. Titled in shades of charcoal and gray in the margin below... View more info

Image for AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED by Dutch-born American writer, journalist and illustrator HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON.

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED by Dutch-born American writer, journalist and illustrator HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON.

By: van Loon, Hendrik Willem. (1882-1944). Dutch-born American writer, journalist and illustrator. Author of "The Story of Mankind", a children's guide to world history, for which he won the first Newbery Medal in 1922.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Dorset, VT: June 23, 1934.: 1934.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33621


- sc Quarto. 28 words penned in black ink on a sheet of bright golden yellow stock. Signed "Best wishes / Hendrik Willem van Loon." The sheet is slightly bumped with some very light creasing. The top edge is very slightly chipped with a small piece of scotch tape adhering to either end. Folded twice for mailing. Very good. "You might tell your Pa and Ma that there is free board and a free stable for them here should they decide to guide their Duesenberg th... View more info

NIGALEK: A LITTLE ESKIMO BOY

By: Vernam, Roger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., (1935).: (1935).

Seller ID: 33153


The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., (1935).. (1935).. Very good. - Small quarto, 8 inches high by 6-7/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in original color pictorial stapled wraps depicting a young Eskimo boy in front of 2 igloos, holding a white husky pup in his arm while a reddish- brown husky sleddog sits at his side. The covers are very lightly soiled. 12 pages, including the covers, with 7 black & white and 4 color illustrations, most of which depict the young Eskimo boy with h... View more info

LES TROIS PETITS CHATS.

By: Voigt, Margot

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Montreal: Les Editions Varietes), (1942).: (1942).

Seller ID: 34680


(Montreal: Les Editions Varietes), (1942).. (1942).. Very good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wrappers. The wraps are bumped and lightly rubbed & soiled. 16 unnumbered pages, including wraps, printed on textured paper. Profusely illustrated in color by Margot Voigt. The page corners are bumped & there is occasional minor soiling. The illustrations, which fill most of each page, are clean & bright. Very good. The bo... View more info

THE MUSIC GAME: A Learn-to-Read-Music Story Book.

By: Von Haupt, Lois.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Howell, Soskin & Co., (1940).: (1940).

Seller ID: 34374


New York: Howell, Soskin & Co., (1940).. (1940).. Good. - Small octavo [10 inches high by 7 inches wide], decorative red & yellow boards. The binding is bumped & rubbed with the extremities faded. The spine is faded & chipped. Half-title, title, [2] leaves, 63 & [1] pages. Illustrated with music staves. Good. First edition.As a means of teaching young people to read music, bars of music are substituted for some of the words in these story-puzzles with the musical n... View more info

ILLUSTRATORS OF BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

By: Ward, Martha E.; and Marquardt, Dorothy A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 23624


Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1970.. 1970.. Good. - Octavo, gray cloth titled in black. A bit soiled & stained. 166 pp. Ex- library with the usual markings. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD: The Story of Plant & Animal Adaptation.

By: Webber, Irma E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: William R. Scott, Inc., (1947).: (1947).

Seller ID: 16830


- Small quarto [8-3/4 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], pictorial paper covered boards in a matching dust wrapper. The binding is bumped & the spine & extremities are slightly faded. There are some small, very light stains to the front cover. The dust jacket is lightly soiled & chipped with its spine & extremities darkened. 64 pages. Profuse color illustrations by the author. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

REBECCA OF SUNNYBROOK FARM

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1903.: 1903.

Seller ID: 31738


Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1903.. 1903.. Very good. - Octavo, 7-1/2 inches high by 5-1/8 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in pictorial green cloth, titled and ruled in light green with color illustrations and decorations on the front cover and the spine. The covers are rubbed and soiled and the corners and head and tail of the spine are bumped. The spine is slightly faded. x, 327 & [i] pages. A previous owner's name and the date "Nov. 6th, 1903&... View more info

A CHILD'S JOURNEY WITH DICKENS. - With a charming inscription SIGNED by Kate Douglas Wiggin.

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1912.: 1912.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34808


Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1912.. 1912.. Very good. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN - Octavo, printed tan boards backed with a green cloth spine, titled in green on front cover. The covers are rubbed & soiled with wear to the corners and head and tail of the spine. [viii], 31 & [i] pages plus an ad leaf, illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Dickens, a photographic illustration of "The Child" depicting Wiggin as a young girl, and a pic... View more info

Image for ENVELOPE SIGNED BY AMERICAN EDUCATOR AND CHILDREN'S AUTHOR KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN WITH BOTH HER MARRIED AND PROFESSIONAL NAMES.

ENVELOPE SIGNED BY AMERICAN EDUCATOR AND CHILDREN'S AUTHOR KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN WITH BOTH HER MARRIED AND PROFESSIONAL NAMES.

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas. (1856-1923). American educator and children's author.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Circa [1890s].: [1890s].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36994


- Part of the address side of a hotel envelope, 3-1/2 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide with a partial image of the hotel on the left, is signed in pencil with both Wiggin's married name & her professional name: "Mrs. George Riggs / (Kate Douglas Wiggin)". The envelope is lightly soiled with its top edge slightly roughed There are 3 pieces of tape adhering to the verso where the envelope was removed from an album. Good. Wiggin married George Riggs, a New York b... View more info

THE BOY WHO WOULD BE KING: The Story of Absalom

By: Willard, J. H

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: Henry Altemus Company, (1905).: (1905).

Seller ID: 1538


Philadelphia, PA: Henry Altemus Company, (1905).. (1905).. Very good. - (Altemus Children of the Bible Series, No. 8). Small octavo, pictorial white cloth titled in gilt with profuse decorations in gilt & with illustration stamped in color on front cover, in gray dw. The covers are lightly bumped. The dw is chipped & somewhat darkened with a piece out of the head of the spine. 42 pp. & 2-page publisher's catalogue. Color frontispiece, 8 B&W plates & 2 B&W textual illustr... View more info

THE FIRST R: An Address Delivered at the Opening of the Exhibition of Children's Literature, November 18, 1954

By: Winterich, John T

Price: $17.50

Publisher: NY: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1955.: 1955.

Seller ID: 5891


NY: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1955.. 1955.. Very good. - Octavo, printed wraps. Lightly creased & soiled. 19 pp. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

MATILDA MORTIMER; Or, FALSE PRIDE.

By: Woodland, Miss.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New-York: W. E. Gilley, 1827.: 1827.

Seller ID: 33970


New-York: W. E. Gilley, 1827.. 1827.. Fair. - Small octavo [5-1/2 inches high by 3-3 /4 inches wide] marbled blue boards backed with red cloth & titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is bumped & heavily rubbed with the head & tail of the spine chipped. 108 pages. Illustrated with a frontispiece. The pages are darkened & rippled. The pastedowns are heavily foxed with scattered foxing throughout. There is the remnant of a book label on the front pastedown & the frontisp... View more info

A GIFT FROM THE LONELY DOLL.

By: Wright, Dare.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, [1969].: [1969].

Seller ID: 34355


New York: Random House, [1969].. [1969].. Very good. - Quarto [12-5/8 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], pictorial black, white & red boards in a price-clipped matching dust wrapper. The corners of the covers and the head & tail of the spine are rubbed with a chip to the tail. The dust jacket is rubbed with some light creasing. The head & tail of the jacket spine are chipped & there is a tear to the head. Unpaginated. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations. ... View more info

TINY TOT'S TRAVELS. (Cover title)

By: [Alexander Publishing]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London: The Alexander Publishing Co., circa 1885.: 1885.

Seller ID: 22096


London: The Alexander Publishing Co., circa 1885.. 1885.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 10-5/8 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial color wraps. The spine & extremities are lightly rubbed with short tears to the head & tail of the spine. The edges of the wraps are slightly darkened. [10] pages, including inside wraps. The verses of the text are incorporated into full-page illustrations, of which 4 are in full color. Very good. A ... View more info

A MORAL ALPHABET (In Words of from One to Seven Syllables) BY H. B. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY B. B

By: [Belloc, Hilaire]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London: Edward Arnold, 1899.: 1899.

Seller ID: 4316


London: Edward Arnold, 1899.. 1899.. Good. - Square octavo, cream pictorial boards backed with cream cloth titled in black on the front board with an illustration in yellow, green, white & black. The binding is bumped & soiled with the spine darkened. 63 pages plus 1-page publisher's catalog. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There is offsetting to the endpapers, half-title & catalog page. Illustrated throughout in black & white by Basil Blackwood. Good... View more info

GIDDY GERTRUDE: A Story for Little Girls

By: [Brown, Goold, 1791-1857]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Northampton, [Mass.]: E. Turner, [between 1828 and 1845?].: [between 1828 and 1845?].

Seller ID: 16450


Northampton, [Mass.]: E. Turner, [between 1828 and 1845?].. [between 1828 and 1845?].. Very good. - 12mo, 4-3/4 inches high by 3 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed self-wraps with a vignette on the front cover. [3] pages, including an alphabet, and pages 6 through 18. Illustrated with 4 full-page illustrations and a tail-piece vignette. Three of the illustrations are partially hand-colored by a previous owner, with more or less success. Dampstained throughout, the ... View more info