A scarce first printing two volume set on Canadian West Coast totem poles by Marinus Barbeau. These 9-3/4 x 6-1/2" softcover books have 880 pages over the two volumes, both with maps, notes and multitudes of black and white photographs. They were published by the National Museum of Canada and published by Edmond Clautier in 1950...
BEATRIX POTTER. DEAR PETER RABBIT. A Story With Real Miniature Letters. F. Warne & Co., 1995. Square 8vo. Color pictorial boards. Illustrated endpapers. Contains FOURTEEN letters each which may be removed from its own decorated envelope. IN MINT CONDITION. FIRST EDITION.
THE BEATRIX POTTER GARDENER'S YEAR BOOK. With An Introduction For Each Month By Caroline Kennedy. London: F.Warne, 1991. FIRST EDITION. Pictorial boards. Features beautiful color illustrations by Beatrix Potter of gardens and flowers. In MINT condition.
GARDENING WITH PETER RABBIT. Text By Jennie Walters. With New Reproductions From The Original Illustrations By Beatrix Potter. F. Warne, (1992). FIRST EDITION. Pictorial boards. Full color and black and white illustrations. Contents feature gardening projects for each season with instructions. A mint copy. NOTE: my lighting makes the pages in my photos look pink - the pages are actually white.
NEEDLEPOINT DESIGNS AFTER ILLUSTRATIONS BY BEATRIX POTTER. Charted For Easy Use By Rita Weiss. New York: Dover, 1976. 4to. Pictorial covers in color. Twenty-four designs. Instructions. Crease to cover but overall a very good copy.
PETER RABBIT PAPER DOLLS IN FULL COLOR. By Kathy Allert. New York: Dover, 1982. FIRST EDITION. Contains one paper doll and 28 FABULOUS outfits plus accessories - all printed on sturdy stock. In MINT unused condition.
With Biographical Sketch of the Artist
By Schiichi Tajima
Published by: The Kwansai Photograph Company
Osaka, Japan, 1904.
The Hardboard, green silk –covered folio (48.5 x 34 cm), has beveled edges. The Lettering on the cover is Gilt, with the Capitals in Red on decorative motif of snow on branches; the spine has a decorative pattern. The volume is tied with cerise/purple silk cord. All edges are Gilt finished...
"On Heroes, Hero~ Worship and the Heroic in History" written by Thomas Carlyle and published by Frederick A. Stokes (NY) in 1893. Former library copy. The end papers have stamps and there is a label and mark on the spine otherwise in acceptable condition.
THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT. BY Beatrix Potter. 24 Collector Stickers. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1986. FIRST EDITION. Pictorial covers in color. Measures 6 inches by 6 inches. Full color illustrations. Contains two page of stickers. In MINT unused condition.
BEATRIX POTTER'S PAINTING BOOK. OUTLINE PICTURES FROM THE PETER RABBIT BOOKS. F. Warne, (1966). First edition thus. 4to. Stiff pictorial covers. Crease to lower right corner otherwise in unused condition.
An early edition with no date. Published M.M. Caldwell Co. Boston~New York. Berkeley Library. Beautiful red and green boards gilt flowers on the front cover and spine.Illustrated. Untrimmed page edges.
PETER RABBIT STICKER BOOK. From the Original and Authorized Stories By Beatrix Potter. WITH RE-USABLE STICKERS. F. Warne, 1985. 4to. (measures 12 1/2" by 9 1/4"). In MINT unused condition. Contains two pages of stickers. Illustrated in color and black and white. Contains a wonderful pull-out double color page (see enlargement 5). FIRST EDITION.
BEATRIX POTTER'S PAINTING BOOK 2. Outline Pictures From the Peter Rabbit Books. F. Warne, 1979. Note: copyright date of 1978 but actually first issued in 1979. FIRST EDITION. 4to (measures 12" x 9"). Pictorial wrappers. Black and white outline illustrations for coloring. In MINT unused condition. The second collection of enlarged outline pictures for coloring.
A SEARCH FOR TWO BAD MICE. By Eleanor Clymer. Pictures by Margery Gill. New York: Atheneum, 1980. 8vo. Original tan cloth in color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in black and white. A family visits Beatrix Potter's house in order to see the dollhouse where the Two Bad Mice lived. FIRST EDITION. In mint condition.
FLOPSY, MOPSY & COTTON-TAIL PAPER DOLLS IN FULL COLOR. By Susan LaBelle. New York: Dover, 1982. FIRST EDITION. Wonderful paper dolls inspired by Beatrix Potter. There are three rabbit paper dolls and outfits for each month of the year. Please see enlargements for details. In MINT, uncut, condition. Flopsy and Mopsy each measure approximately 4 1/4 inches in height. Cotton-tail measures 4 inches in height. There are 21 outfits all printed on heavy stock.
THE TALE OF JEMIMA PUDDLE-DUCK. Retold from the original story by BEATRIX POTTER. New York: Derrydale, 1988. A SHAPE BOOK. Full color illustrations printed on heavy boards. In MINT condition. First edition thus.
"BEATRIX POTTER'S CODE WRITING" by Leslie Linder in THE HORN BOOK. Volume XXXIX. Number 2.Boston, The Horn Book, April 1963. 8vo. Original pictorial wrappers. Illustrated. Contains "Beatrix Potter's Code Writing" by Leslie Linder on pages 140-55. In excellent condition.
"THE TALE OF THE FAITHFUL DOVE" in THE HORN BOOK. Volume XXXI. Number 6 (December 1955). Boston, 1955. 8vo. Original pictorial pale green wrappers (ex library stamp on cover). Contains the first appearance of "THE TALE OF THE FAITHFUL DOVE" on pages 480-87. In addition, there is an article entitled "The Little Potters" by Elizabeth Connell Reed on pages 433-42. Apart from cover stamp, in excellent condition.