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
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.
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
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. 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 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.
THE LITTLE RED BOOK. New York; Home Life Insurance Co., 1921. Full red leather stamped in gilt. TOGETHER WITH its original red mailing envelope. The book measures 1 3/4 inches in height. The contents include important dates and events for the year 1921 as well as a section for holding postage stamps. IN MINT CONDITION. Rare with the envelope.
FIRST GRACES. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor. New York: Oxford University Press, 1955. 16mo. Original blue cloth with color pictorial paste label on front cover. Dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrations in color and black and white. A very good copy. FIRST EDITION.
THE FLATTERED FLYING FISH AND OTHER POEMS. E.V.RIEU. Illustrated By E.H.Shepard. New York: E.P. Dutton,Inc., (1962). 8vo. Pictorial cloth in original pictorial dust jacket. Black and white illustrations by Ernest H.Shepard. FIRST EDITION - PUBLISHER'S REVIEW COPY with review slip loosely laid in. A fine copy.