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Calico the Wonder Horse or The Saga of Stewy Slinker . First Printing, 1942.

By Virginia Lee Burton

1941 Oblong hardcover in black cloth illustrated in yellow. Mild wear. '1941' on title page, nap copyright page. 60 pages all in different background colors, 6 & 8 per color. Evidence of mild pencil erasures, a couple short tears to bottom of pink pages. Quite nice and bright, covers VG. REF; Baumgarten's Illustrator p27, Silvey p109, Bader p202/203. . First "A" Edition.


Little Black Sambo - First Edition Thus in Lovely Full-Color Dust Wrapper. 1930.

By Bannerman, Helen

20 pages, nearly square, 10.5"t x 9.25"w. Undated, circa 1930/40, NOT the one listed in Baumgarten's, perhaps the same illustrations in a larger and shorter format. Very nice dust wrapper complete with 1 repaired tear. Staples pulling away, else fine contents and text block. The DJ has the better and brighter illustrations though, but unfortunately no credit is published and the artist's name .....Eleanor Macon? or similar, sorry I can not make the signature outout. Book covers and DJ cary the same illustration, seen then 4 times. Lovely and Bright! . Near Fine. Illus. by Florence White Williams & ???. Sq.8vo. Archival Wrapped DJ.


Daniel Boone - First Thus, 1945 in Dust Wrapper.

By Averill, Ester

1945 Harper & Brothers, NY, 1945. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Feodor Rojankovsky (illustrator). 1st. First American Edition; dj has a triangular piece missing bottom corner, clipped price; pictorial end papers; unpaginated. All color illustrations, no child markings. . First. Archival Wrapped DJ.


The Indian Twins. First Edition Hardcover, 1930.

By Perkins, Lucy Fitch

1930 NOT a modern reprint, original printing from 1930. . Very Good.


Mother Goose: Father Tuck's Wide Awake Series No. 1758 . ORIGINAL PRINTING, 1904. Color lithographs.

ublisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd., New York - London - Paris , 1904. 16 illustrated pages including covers. Illustrated with 10 Color and more in Brown and White (cover and 4 pages in color, others in brown and white). Slim 4to (14.5 by 7.5 inches), color illustrated stiff card cover stock. A bit worn with minor and moderate wear, 3 short tears on the rear cover, one to the front cover which is starting a chip area, assorted creasing and an abrasion/chip /1/2" semi-circle to top Left-hand corner. NO repairs have been made, I much prefer to have a seasoned professional look at it and do that. This particular 'Father Tuck' title is very uncommon, likely due to its popularity, not many examples remain on the open market at any price. The front full-color lithograph illustration of Mother Goose (and her Goose) remains in quite lovely, still bright & shiney condition. Photos available. . Bagged & Boarded for Posterity.


A Mighty Marvel Chapter Book Collection. 2017 Scarce in NF Original Slipcase, NICE..... ( Illustrated in Color, Titles Include; Guardians of the Galaxy, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Ant-Man, Falcon, Doctor Strange, Captain America, Star-Lord. )

Softcover, ISBN 9781368004152 Publisher: Marvel Press, 2017. A Near Fine to Fine set in the original slipcase. 1 corner has a clear-taped tear, very minor wear, nice looking!. Quite a scarce printing. NOT a charity donation, owned by a customer who purchased it new for a relative who did not want it. They traded it with us for another book that the boy did want! Win, Win, now you can get this nice collection. . Fine/Near Fine. .


The Tale of Cuffy Bear and the Snow Man. 1929 Hardcover

By Arthur Scott Bailey

Good yet worn condition. . Bagged for Preservation.


Uncle Wiggily's Happy Days

By Garis, Howard R.

New York: Platt & Munk, 1947 Scarce, 6 color plates by Elmer Rache, and many other illustrations in b&w. 211 pages, fairly clean but for a gift inscription from 'Prince' in flowing script dated 1947. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Elmer Rache . Bagged for Preservation.


The Little Pond in the Woods ( #43 A-Printing, Little Golden Book)

By Ward, Muriel

A first printing with the designated 'A' on the last page of text/color illustration. Very nice condition with a gift inscription on the proper placeon the verso of front cover and recipient (small child) has also put their name in the same area in legible but chisdish scrawl. A scarce LGB with color illustrations by Tibor Gergely. Rear cover lists to #45. . By Owners . Bagged & Boarded for Posterity.


Maria Bosomworth and William Rodgers

By Eleanor West

Softcover Publisher: The Beehive Press, 1976. Fine. Bagged for Preservation.


Eight Nursery Tales; Peter Rabbit, Black Sambo, Chicken Little, Little Red Hen, Gingerbread Boy, First Circus, , et. al. No. 508 in a Lovely & Fine Dust Wrapper. 1938

By Watty Piper - Editor

NY: Platt & Munk, 1938 A lovely (About Fine) dust jacket adorns this classic color illustrated anthology by W. Piper. Great colorful and bold illustrations by 'Eulalie', though oddly not credited thus anywhere in the book. P&M Book No. 508. Copyright 1932 & 1938. We see this title infrequently and this is without-a-doubt the best looking example ever to have been our shop in over the past 25 years. Clearly gift-quality appearing new with almost no wear, brightly vivid illustrations in color and B&W, and text. Archival Wrapped DJ for decades of collecting and reading enjoyment.. About Fine/About Fine. Illus. by Eulalie. Archival Wrapped DJ.


Daddy Gander

By Mason, Francis Edgar

Francis E. Mason Publishing and Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., New York and London. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good in edge-worn bds, contents near fine and quite attractive, (1900). First edition. Large 4to half green cloth and color pictorial paper-covered boards. With 96 full-page color plates and accompanying text. Quite interesting, if somewhat racist by today's standards. . Bagged for Preservation.


The Story of Little Black Sambo. First Edition Thus, 1919 with Colored Illustrations.

By Helen Bannerman

Hardcover Publisher: M. A. Donahue & Co., 1919 Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 24 hours, Very Good with occasional pencil lines from a child's hand. On second free endpage the book is identified as being in the Peter Rabbit series, including Peter Rabbit, The Little Small Red Hen, Cinderella, Three Little Pigs, Chicken Little, The Selfish Fox, and The Three Bears. No publication date, only a copyright date of 1919. Endpages have a colored illustration of several story characters from several of the books in this series. Sambo is depicted as a little black african boy with parents named Mumbo & Jumbo. Story attributed to Helen Bannerman, circa 1896. Illustrations not credited but I believe they hid their name in lines of many of the pictures but remain indecipherable. . Illus. by Unknown. Bagged for Posterity & Preserv.


Adventures of the Duck Family. First Edition Hardcover, 1932. INSCRIBED

By Walter Prichard Eaton

W. A. Wilde, 1932 Gift inscribed to a young girl with attractive (reading owl) bookplate which has come lose and is laid in. Quite nice, 111 pages, illustrated with ppo in color to the front. . Hard Cover. Very Good+. 12 - Digest.


Mr Pink and the House on the Roof. Dust Wrapper.

By Heal, Edith

New York and London: Veritas Press , 1941 CONDITION: Very Good in a fair to good dust jacket; New York: Veritas Press, Inc., (1941) early reprint around 1945 with later books mentioned on dw flap to 1945; pictorial boards with Mr. Pink and the children and dog sitting on a hill overlooking the Copley's house on the roof of the button factory; yellow endpapers with scattered buttons, in jacket identical to boards. A very nice copy in dust jacket which is unclipped showing $1.00 price. . Illus. by Ferry . Archival Wrapped DJ.


Miss Frances of Ding Dong School selects Stories and Poems to Enjoy . First Edition, 1962.

By Miss Frances (Dr. Frances R. Horwich)

1962 Fair to good, bds clear-taped to the inside end papers for security. Well illustrated in color by Polly Jackson, 'First Edition' stated. 128 pages, scarce..


My Travelship Series Complete Three Volume Set: Little Pictures of Japan; Tales Told in Holland; Nursery Friends from France. Near Fine Hardcovers.

By Miller

1927 The Book House for Children, Chicago, 1927. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Original printings, not the 1950s reprints. Large Hardcovers. Complete in three volumes -- includes: Little Pictures of Japan; Tales Told in Holland; Nursery Friends from France. Each 191 pp. 11 x 8. Beautiful color illustrations throughout. Color picture plates on front covers. Decorative endpapers. All clean and near fine. .


Poems of Childhood First Edition 1904 Hardcover in Dust Wrapper.

By Field, Eugene

1904 A first edition printing withMCMIV on title page, 1904 on copyright page with scribners device at bottom of page. Married with an original dust wrapper, circa 1925. Panel on rear lists 29 titles in the 'Scribner $2.50 series of Illustrated Classics for Younger Readers'. Mildly edge chipped with Field's nude boy in swing with castle in background ppo illustration in color, quite nice. Scarce in any dust wrapper. . Fist Edition. Archival Wrapped DJ.


Little Red Riding Hood - Cozy Hour Series . With Color Plates. 1920's

1920 Publisher: John C. Winston Company, Chicago/Philadelphia/Toronto. A Near Fine Small grey/green hardcover, black titles, full color plate (ppo) on cover. Undated, circa 1920; printed in Germany. Light general wear, very good condition. 80 pages, 9 stories, Five more (5) full-color plates by O[tto] Kubel. All of the plates illustrate the title story but oddly are placed at other story pages.. Book Moose B&B (Bagged & Boarded). Bagged for Preservation.


Adventures of Ray Coon

By Turner,

1923 A nice example.. Very Good.


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