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1ST PRTG OF FAITHFUL DOVE IN HORN BOOK. B.POTTER 1955

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Pre 1960   item# 1128616

1ST PRTG OF FAITHFUL DOVE IN HORN BOOK. B.POTTER 1955
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

"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.


BEATRIX POTTER'S ADDRESS BOOK. FIRST EDITION. 1982

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1990   item# 1128460

BEATRIX POTTER'S ADDRESS BOOK. FIRST EDITION. 1982
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.00 

BEATRIX POTTER'S ADDRESS BOOK. London: Frederick Warne, (1982). Original pictorial boards in original acetate dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Full color and black and white illustrations. FIRST EDITION. A MINT UNUSED COPY.


PETER RABBIT'S DIARY. BEATRIX POTTER. 1st EDITION 1982

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1990   item# 1128458

PETER RABBIT'S DIARY. BEATRIX POTTER. 1st EDITION 1982
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.00 

PETER RABBIT'S DIARY. By Beatrix Potter. New York & London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Frederick Warne, (1982). Original pictorial boards. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated endpapers. Full color and black and white illustrations. The copyright statement: "The all but unknown illustrations in this book have been reproduced from Beatrix Potter's original watercolors for 'Peter Rabbit's Almanac for 1929'. They appear here for the first time in facsimile size". A MINT ...click for details


ORATION PRONOUNCED JULY 4, 1800 J. RUSSELL

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1125621

ORATION PRONOUNCED JULY 4, 1800 J. RUSSELL
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

AN ORATION PRONOUNCED JULY 4, 1800 AT THE MEETING-HOUSE IN PROVIDENCE: It Being The ANNIVERSARY OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE. By Jonathan Russell, Esq. Watertown N.Y.: Printed by W.Woodward, 1830. 20 pp. Original untrimmed and stitched sheets measuring 10" x 6". In fine condition with a few minor inked corrections and marked, in ink, "Fifteenth Edition" on title page.


BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. CHRISTOPHER PITT. 1782

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1800   item# 1121251

BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. CHRISTOPHER PITT. 1782
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$125.00 

THE POETICAL WORKS OF CHRISTOPHER PITT. With The Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. Edinburg (sic): At The Apollo Press, By The Martins, 1782. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather. Both covers have gilt tooled Greek Key borders. The spine gilt tooled with lyre designs in compartments and red and black onlays. Marbled endpapers. Finely engraved portrait of Christopher Pitt, A.M. (see enlargement 6). Engraved pictorial title: "His hand a Wreath of peaceful Olive bore/With this he to ...click for details


BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. JOHN DYER. 1779.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1800   item# 1121248

BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN.  JOHN DYER.  1779.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$125.00 

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DYER. With the Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. Edinburg (sic): At the Apollo Press, By the Martins., 1779. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather. Spine with gilt devices in compartments and with red and black onlays. Plain endpapers. Contains a beautifully engraved portrait of JOHN DYER, L.L.D. "From an original Picture in the possession of the Rev'd Mr. Potter" (see enlargement 3). Drawn and engraved by Cook. Engraved pictorial title: Intent o ...click for details


BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THOMAS TICKELL. 1781

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1800   item# 1121247

BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THOMAS TICKELL. 1781
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$125.00 

THE POETICAL WORKS OF THOMAS TICKELL. With The Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. Edinburg (sic): At The Apollo Press, By The Martins, 1781. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather. Gilt tooled Greek Key design on both covers. The spine with gilt lyre designs in compartments and red and black onlays. Marbled endpapers. Engraved pictorial title: "Beneath a lofty tulip's shade/Sat the young lover and th'Immortal maid". Head of spine and joints rubbed but overall a very good ...click for details


BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. ELIJAH FENTON. 1779.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1800   item# 1121246

BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. ELIJAH FENTON. 1779.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$125.00 

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ELIJAH FENTON. With The Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. The Poets Of Great Britain. Edinburg (sic): at the Apollo Press, By The Martins, 1779. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather with gilt ruled borders on both covers. The spine beautifully tooled with floral designs in compartments and with red and black onlays. Engraved pictorial title: "When Orpheus in the woods began to play". Marbled endpapers. Faded ink signature of previous owner at head of pic ...click for details


THREE PRAYERS FOR CHILDREN PICTURED BY PELAGIE DOANE.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1950   item# 1120190

THREE PRAYERS FOR CHILDREN PICTURED BY PELAGIE DOANE.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$45.00 

THREE PRAYERS FOR CHILDREN. Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep. The Lord's Prayer. Heavenly Father. Pictured By Pelagie Doane. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1941).4to. Pictorial boards in full color and gilt. lllustrated endpapers. Full color illustrations with gilt accents and beautiful illuminated initials. Please see enlargements for details. FIRST EDITION. A fine copy.


JACK & THE BEANSTALK. MILO WINTER ILLUSTRATOR. 1939

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1940   item# 1114275

JACK & THE BEANSTALK. MILO WINTER ILLUSTRATOR. 1939
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$45.00 

JACK AND THE BEANSTALK. Illustrated by MILO WINTER. A Linen-Like Book. Racine: Whitman, 1939. 4to. SIXTEEN full page color plates with text by MILO WINTER. Textured self wrappers. The covers are partially split at the spine otherwise in very good condition.

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