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THE FLYING CARPET. MILNE, HUGH LOFTING, M.L.ATTWELL, &.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1930   item# 1024517

THE FLYING CARPET. MILNE, HUGH LOFTING, M.L.ATTWELL, &.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

THE FLYING CARPET. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1925). 4to. Original cloth. A Collection of short stories and poems by various authors such as: A.A.Milne; Hugh Lofting (an original DR.DOLITTLE story); Walter De La Mare; James Barrie, etc. There are 4 mounted color plates by HAROLD EARNSHAW; H.M.BROCK; SUSAN PEARSE; and MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL. There are numerous black and white illustrations by various artists including: E.H.SHEPARD; T.HEATH ROBINSON; A.H.WATSON; et al. FIRST EDITION. A v ...click for details


QUALITY STREET. HUGH THOMSON. 22 COLOR PLATES. 1913.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1920   item# 1024498

QUALITY STREET. HUGH THOMSON. 22 COLOR PLATES. 1913.
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301-869-1256


$125.00 

QUALITY STREET. A COMEDY IN THREE ACTS BY J.M.BARRIE. Illustrations By Hugh Thomson. London: Hodder & Stoughton, no date (1913). 4to. Original pictorial gilt cloth. Contains 22 beautiful color plates each mounted on heavy stock and each with a protective captioned and illustrated guard. Numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Pictorial endpapers. The spine is darkened and there is some water damage to the lower edge of each cover (please see photo enlargements). The contents are i ...click for details


PETER RABBIT & HIS PA. LOUISE A.FIELD. V. ALBERT ILLUS.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1920   item# 1022150

PETER RABBIT & HIS PA. LOUISE A.FIELD. V. ALBERT ILLUS.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$125.00 

PETER RABBIT AND HIS PA. By Louise A. Field. With Illustrations by Virginia Albert. Akron: Saalfield, (1916). 8vo. Original pictorial boards. Title page and eight illustrations in full color plus black and white drawings throughout the text. Decorative initials in red. This is an extremely fine copy rarely found in this condition. There are a couple of minor stains on the front cover but the contents are in perfect condition and appear to never have been read. The pages are clean and fresh and t ...click for details


FIRST LATIN ED. FERDINAND THE BULL. ROBERT LAWSON ILLUS

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1970   item# 1022142

FIRST LATIN ED. FERDINAND THE BULL. ROBERT LAWSON ILLUS
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

FERDINANDUS TAURUS. A MUNRO LEAF CONSCRIPTUS. A ROBERTO LAWSON DEPICTUS. Latine ab Elizabetha Hadas Redditus. (Philadelphia): David McKay Co, Inc., 1962. Square 8vo. Pictorial cloth in original pictorial dust jacket. The FIRST LATIN EDITION of Munro Leaf's classic story of Ferdinand the Bull - the bull who would rather sit and smell the flowers than fight in the Bull Ring. With black and white illustrations by Robert Lawson. A very good copy.


THE PURPLE COW & OTHER POEMS. GELETT BURGESS. 1968.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1970   item# 1022140

THE PURPLE COW & OTHER POEMS. GELETT BURGESS. 1968.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.00 

THE PURPLE COW AND OTHER POEMS: Written and Illustrated by Gelett Burgess. A facsimile Reproduction from the Original Manuscript in THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY, San Marino, California. 1968. 4to. Purple wrappers with a die-cut hole to show part of the illustration on the title page. Foreword by James Thorpe. A fine facsimile, in color, of Burgess' original manuscript of 1894. It contains his immortal poem "The Purple Cow" - "I never saw a Purple Cow/I never hope to see one/ But I c ...click for details


SLEEPING BEAUTY. ILLUS. by EVELYN BOWMAR. C.1950s

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1960   item# 1016826

SLEEPING BEAUTY. ILLUS. by EVELYN BOWMAR. C.1950s
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$9.99 

THE STORY OF SLEEPING BEAUTY. Told by MURIEL LEVY OF Radio Fame. Illustrated by EVELYN BOWMAR. A Ladybird Book. Loughborough: Wills & Hepworth Ltd, no date (circa 1950s). 12mo. Pictorial boards. Decorated endpapers. Illustrated with TWENTY-FOUR full page color plates by Evelyn Bowmar. In very good condition.


SILHOUETTE BOOK "MANY HAPPY RETURNS" ROSALIE K. FRY

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1950   item# 1015785

SILHOUETTE BOOK "MANY HAPPY RETURNS" ROSALIE K. FRY
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$45.00 

MANY HAPPY RETURNS. BY ROSALIE K.FRY. Cardiff: William Lewis Ltd, no date (circa 1946). 8vo. Original cloth-backed boards. Designed as a Birthday Book with decorated pages for listing birthdates from January to December - each opposite a page featuring a circular SILHOUETTE illustration. Ink presentation inscription on front paste-down and price on title page otherwise in fine condition with no other entries.


HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES.E.H.SHEPARD ILLUS.1ST.1961

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1970   item# 1008621

HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES.E.H.SHEPARD ILLUS.1ST.1961
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES. Translated By L.W.Kingsland. Illustrated by Ernest H.Shepard. 8vo. London: Oxford University Press, 1961. Green cloth with pictorial dust jacket. Eight color plates and black and white illustrations by Shepard. Dr. Richard Klein's bookplate on front pastedown. An extremely fine copy with an immaculate dust jacket. FIRST SHEPARD EDITION.


THE BROWNIES. MRS.EWING. E.H.SHEPARD ILLUS. 1ST ED.1954

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1960   item# 1008617

THE BROWNIES. MRS.EWING. E.H.SHEPARD ILLUS. 1ST ED.1954
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

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.


2 WINNIE THE POOH DISNEYLAND RECORDS & BOOKS. 1968 MINT

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1970   item# 1006838

2 WINNIE THE POOH DISNEYLAND RECORDS & BOOKS. 1968 MINT
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$15.99 

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.

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