THE BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES by MRS.J.H.EWING. Illustrated With 8 Colour Plates, and Line Drawings in the Text by E. H.Shepard. London & New York: Dent & Dutton, 1954. 8vo. Patterned cloth with pictorial dust jacket. Patterned endpapers. The dust jacket has some wear with re-inforced areas on the inside. Corner clipped from front dust jacket flap. Book itself is in very fine condition. FIRST SHEPARD EDITION.
TWO DISNEYLAND RECORDS & BOOKS. EACH IS MINT IN PACKAGE. 1968. 1.) Walt Disney's Story of Winnie The Pooh and the Honey Tree. Contains a 24 page book and one 33 1/3 long playing record; 2.) Walt Disney's The Story of Winnie The Pooh and Tigger with Songs. Contains a 24 page book and one 33 1/3 long playing record. Both books have full color illustrations and each record includes a narration of the story plus songs about the story.
THE COMEDY OF AS YOU LIKE IT. BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. East Aurora, N.Y: Roycroft, 1903. 4to. Suede backed boards stamped in gilt. Top edge gilt. Silk marker. Borders and headbands by Samuel Warner. Printed by the Roycrofters on heavy Roycroft watermarked paper. Presswork by Otto Franz. Name inked on front pastedown (see enlargement 7). Contents in excellent condition. Base of suede spine is scuffed. FIRST ROYCROFT EDITION.
THE ANIMAL BUBBLE BOOK. STORY BY RALPH MAYHEW AND BURGES JOHNSON. PICTURES BY RHODA CHASE. THE HARPER-COLUMBIA BOOK THAT SINGS. THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS. THE THREE LITTLE PIGGIES. THE THREE BLIND MICE. Harper & Brothers, 1918 (date mark B-T for 1919). Oblong pictorial boards measuring 7 inches by 6 inches. The three records are present. There is wear to the covers - namely, a portion of the spine is missing and rear cover is detached. Each record sleeve is partially split at the bottom...
THE OLD MAN OF LOCHNAGAR. H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES. ILLUSTRATIONS BY SIR HUGH CASSON K.C.V.O. London: Hamish Hamilton, (1980). Oblong 4to. Pictorial boards in original pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in full color. Written aboard H.M.Y. BRITANNIA by Prince Charles for the amusement of his younger brothers Prince Andrew and Prince Edward who were then nine and five years old respectively. A MINT COPY. FIRST EDITION.
THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS. KENNETH GRAHAME. ILLUSTRATED BY MICHAEL HAGUE. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1980). 4to. Gilt stamped cloth with pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in full color. Small marginal tear to front cover of dust jacket otherwise a mint copy. FIRST EDITION.
Rebound in custom leather binding, 9" x 6"--complete with colored lithographs.
THE SECRET GARDEN. BY FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT. ILLUSTRATED BY GRAHAM RUST. Boston: David Godine, (1987). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION THUS. 8vo. Patterned boards in color pictorial dust jacket. Patterned endpapers. Full color and black and white illustrations by GRAHAM RUST. A beautifully produced edition of Hodgson's classic story. This is Graham Rust's first illustrated book. IN MINT CONDITION.
THE BAUM BUGLE. WINTER ISSUE FOR 1984. International Wizard Of Oz Club. 4to. Pictorial covers in full color. Illustrated in black and white. A fine copy.
THE BAUM BUGLE. TWO ISSUES FOR 1980: SPRING AND AUTUMN. International Wizard Of Oz Club. 4tos. Original pictorial covers in full color. Illustrated in black and white. Fine copies.
THE BAUM BUGLE. SPRING 1976. International Wizard Of Oz Club. 4to. Original color wrappers. Illustrated in black and white. A fine copy.
FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE WINTER. POEMS AND PICTURES BY CICELY MARY BARKER. (London): F. Warne, (1990). First edition of this compilation using improved color reproductions. Illustrated endpapers. Contains TWENTY beautiful color plates. A MINT COPY IN DUST JACKET.
FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE WAYSIDE. POEMS AND PICTURES BY CICELY MARY BARKER. (London): F. Warne, (1990). A new edition using improved color reproductions. Illustrated endpapers. Contains NINETEEN beautiful color illustrations. A MINT COPY IN PICTORIAL DUST JACKET.
FRIEND MONKEY. P.L.TRAVERS. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1971). 8vo. Cloth. Original pictorial dust jacket. Frontispiece illustration by Charles Keeping. First American edition, early issue. A fine copy.
KING LION AND HIS COOKS. LOUISE BRIERLEY. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1982), Stated First American Edition. 4to. Pictorial boards in pictorial dust jacket. Beautiful full color illustrations. Please see enlargements for details. THE AUTHOR/illustrator's first children's book. A MINT COPY.
THE LITTLE CIRCUS BY JEANNETTE C.SHIRK. ILLUSTRATED BY MIRCEA VASILIU. New York: Dodd Mead & Co., (1955). TOGETHER WITH: A CHRISTMAS CARD INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY SHIRK. 8VO. ORIGINAL PICTORIAL CLOTH IN PICTORIAL DUST JACKET. Black and white illustrations by Vasiliu. The card is a personal non-commercial double-fold card featuring an eight-line poem by Shirk entitled "ANOTHER CHRISTMAS"...
THE DOLLS' HOUSE. BY RUMER GODDEN. WITH PICTURES BY DANA SAINTSBURY. New York: The Viking Press, 1948. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Original pictorial cloth. Price-clipped pictorial dust jacket. Four full page color plates by Saintsbury. Some wear to the dust jacket including magic tape repairs on the inside. Ink inscription on front free endpaper. Overall a very good copy. This, Rumer Godden's first book for children, is about dolls and a renovated Victorian Dolls' house.
THE WORLD OF CHRISTOPHER ROBIN. CONTAINING WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG AND NOW WE ARE SIX. A.A.MILNE. ILLUSTRATED BY ERNEST H. SHEPARD. London: Methuen, (1959). FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. 8vo. Cloth with gilt-stamped spine. In original pictorial dust jacket. Color pictorial endpapers. Contains EIGHT brand new color illustrations PLUS DUST JACKET ILLUSTRATION by Ernest Shepard. Note: the dust jacket illustration is not repeated in the book nor is it used in the American edition...