Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1900 item #1238183 (stock #48006)
Vintages
$125.00
Pictures and Stories for Children, To Which is Added The Picture Alphabet 1852. Rare, small children’s book published by William J. Reynolds and Co, 1852 Boston. Interesting book with many woodblock illustrations of children at play and other illustrations taken from the stories in verse and text. Measures about 6-1/4 by 4 inches. Most pages show medium browning and foxing with age and the front cover is a little loose (but still solidly attached and connected)...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1191357 (stock #38001)
Vintages
$55.00
Unusual and hard to find original book illustrated by B. L. Corbett published by J. I. Austen 1906 1st ed. Soft cover. Combines color illustrations (8) with B&W images (6) of the Sunbonnet Babies doing various activities, ending with a proposal for marriage and off to the honeymoon! Each picture is surrounded by line drawings. There was an array of products that developed featuring the Sunbonnet Babies. 16 heavy paper pages (11-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches) including covers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1191356 (stock #38002)
Vintages
$135.00
Unusual and hard to find original book by George Gunn published by J. I. Austen 1906 1st ed. Soft cover. A scarce piece of African-American memorobilia. Combines color illustrations (8) with B&W photos (6) of African-American children (all quite stereotypical, politically incorrect and racist) with a story in verse about a young black boy. Each picture is surrounded by line drawings...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #1183850 (stock #38010)
Vintages
$95.00
A Little Book of Verses About Flowers and You by Elizabeth Gordon is a beautiful little book with illustrated poems, short essays, etc. Appears to be a First Edition. 5x9 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked laid paper (I think) with deckled edges using arts and crafts printing methods by W. A. Wilde Company, Boston and Chicago, copyright 1911. The covers are cardstock and are protected by a patterned translucent paper...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #780086 (stock #88001)
Vintages
$299.00
Wonderful small illustrated book with French text celebrating Anglo-French relations after WWI. First Edition. Published by Chez Devambez, 1918. Soft cover. The binding is stabbed and tied, with 28 pages, approximately 5 x 6.5 inches. Contains a dozen brilliant pochoir woodcuts by Arnoux with accompanying text by Roger Boutet de Monvel. Companion volumes in the same style were: Nos Freres d'Amerique and Carnet d'un Permissionnaire...