All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1990 item #980062
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1990 item #978519
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1990 item #978515
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1980 item #978319
THE BAUM BUGLE. SPRING 1976. International Wizard Of Oz Club. 4to. Original color wrappers. Illustrated in black and white. A fine copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 2000 item #974465
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 2000 item #974463
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1980 item #974449
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1990 item #970898
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #970892
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"...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1950 item #970200
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #969913
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1900 item #969551
PEG WOFFINGTON. By Charles Reade. With An Introduction by Austin Dobson and Illustrations by HUGH THOMSON. London: George Allen, 1899. 4to. Bound in maroon cloth with pictorial stamping in gilt. Profuse black and white illustrations by Thomson. Some fading to cloth, contents fine. This edition LIMITED TO 200 COPIES. Spielmann & Jerrold 26. Printed on hand-made paper.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #969548
THE BIRTH-DAY GIFT OR THE JOY OF A NEW DOLL. FROM PAPERS CUT BY LADY TEMPLETOWN ENGRAVED AND PUBLISHED IN LONDON ON 18 JANUARY 1796 BY P.W. TOMKINS. Reproduced in facsimile in 1968 for the Friends of the Osborne and Lillian H.Smith Collections Toronto Public Library, Toronto, Canada. This facsimile edition is limited to 500 COPIES. 4to. Plum colored wrappers with printed paper label on front cover. With seven TIPPED-IN plates mounted on fine paper...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1980 item #966478
FOUR MINIATURE BOOKS BY JANOSCH (pseud. of Horst Eckert). DER WOLF UND DIE 7 GEISERLEIN. A B C FUR KLEINE BAREN. KONIG KAISER BETTELMANN. DIE GRILLE UND DER MAULWURT. Copyright information states "1.-50 Tausend, 1979" (see enlargement 6). Belz & Gelberg. Each volume measures 3 1/8 inches by 3 3/4 inches which is just slightly over the traditional size to be classified as a "miniature" - however, these books are certainly very small. Pictorial wrappers. Full color, full page, illustrations...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #960291
WHEN WENDY GREW UP. AN AFTERTHOUGHT. J.M.BARRIE. WITH A FOREWORD BY SYDNEY BLOW. With Illustrations by D.Michael Leonard. New York: E.P.Dutton & Co, Inc., 1958. 8vo. Green cloth with pictorial dust jacket. Black and white illustrations. FIRST EDITION of Barrie's manuscript which was presented at the close of the last performance of PETER PAN at the Duke of York's Theatre, London, on Feb, 22, 1908 to the actress Hilda Trevelyan, his "incomparable" Wendy. A very good copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #957792
THE STORY OF MISS MOPPET. By Beatrix Potter Author of "Peter Rabbit". New York: Graham & Matlock, no date...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 2000 item #957788
WILLIAM TELL. Retold And Illustrated By Margaret Early. New York: Abrams, (1991). Oblong 4to. First American edition in pictorial dust jacket. Gorgeous color illustrations with GILT ACCENTS. Decorative borders and initials also with gilt accents. A MINT COPY.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1990 item #956337
VALENTINE & ORSON. Re-created as a folk play in verse and paintings by NANCY EKHOLM BURKERT. New York: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, (1989). Oblong 4to. Embossed cloth. Original pictorial dust jacket. Beautiful color illustrations by Burkert There is amazing detail on each illustration (see enlargements 6&7). A mint copy. FIRST EDITION.