COVID-19 Update

September 29, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Add to want list

Rare Children's Illustrated Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

Where the Wild Things Are by SENDAK, Maurice

New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition with the publisher's price and the correct first issue code on the front flap. Cloth and papercovered illustrated boards. A bit of foxing to the boards, near fine in a m...

From Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA


Treasure Island by Stevenson, Robert Louis

London: Cassell & Co., 1883. brown buckram, slight rub to head & foot of spine, inscript to ffep. frontis with tissue guard, light foxing to first few pages, 292pp, plus adds, dated july 1883, (5G-783), "Dead Man’s Chest" is not cap...

From The Scarlet Pimpernel



New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1892. Publishers quarter vellum and boards, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Binding somewhat soiled and worn, former owner's bookplate, otherwise a very good copy. Cloth folding box. First edition, limited issue. One of an un...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


A Wrinkle in Time by L'Engle, Madeleine

Rare first edition (UK) of the author's Newbery award-winning novel. The book is in beautiful condition with faint rubbing to the corners. The inside pages are neat and clean, save for some slight foxing; the dust wrapper was professionally deacidified. I...

From Treasures On The Shelf



London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. Four volumes. Gilt decorated cloth, t.e.g. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. First trade editions of the constituent volumes of Milne's durable chronicle of the adventures of Christopher Robin, with the circle widening t...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


Tailor of Gloucester, The by POTTER, Beatrix

London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1903. First Published Edition In the Rare Original Printed Glassine Dust Jacket POTTER, Beatrix. The Tailor of Gloucester. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1903. First published edition, first issue (printed October 19...

From David Brass Rare Books, Inc.


The Fairy Books: Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac by Lang, Andrew [Editor]

London: Longmans, Green & Company, 1910. First Edition. Very Good. First edition. Andrew Lang's Color Fairy Books, complete in twelve volumes, all first impressions of the first edition: Blue (1889), Red (1890), Green (1892), Yellow (1894), Pink...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA


Winnie-The-Pooh by MILNE, A.A

[New York]: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1926. Large paper edition, limited to 200 numbered copies, of which this is 109, signed by the author and illustrator. Pp. [xiv], 158, black & white illustrations throughout. Bound in pink illustrated boards with...

From Contact Editions


The Dark is Rising Series: Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; Silver on the Tree by Cooper, Susan

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World; Atheneum, 1977. First editions, first printings. Hardcover. Near fine. First U.S. edition, first printing, of the first title; true first editions, first printings of the remaining titles. "Over Sea, Unde...

From Thorn Books


Where the Wild Things Are by Sendak, Maurice

Harper & Row, 1963. Brown cloth spine over pictorial boards, 4-color endsheets, DJ design matching boards. Very interesting second issue, with LOC number on title page, Caldecott medal pasted, not printed, on and $3.50 price on jacket (code 40-80 / 11...

From citynightsbooks



LONDON: Grant Richards, 1899. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/No Jacket, as Issued. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. Author. I am So Pleased to be able to offer the VERY FIRST STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO, by HELEN BANNERMAN, Published...



Daddy Jake the Runaway and Short Stories Told After Dark by Uncle Remus. by Harris, Joel Chandler

(NY) The Century Co. (1889)., 1889. First printing. BAL 7117. Tall 4to. 145 pp. 19 B & W illustrations by Edward. W. Kemble. Original pictorial yellow paper over boards (illustrated front and rear covers and spine), printed in red and black. One of Ha...

From Thomas Dorn ABAA


La Chasse de Kaa by KIPLING, Rudyard

Paris: Javal and Bordeaux, 1930. Limited Edition. JOUVE, Paul. Illustrated by one of the leading painters in France, this superb work brings Kipling's classic Jungle Book story into the realm of fine 20th century French publishing. Limited edition of 125...

From Rare Illustrated Books


[Children's Literature] Original stories from real life with conversations, calculated to regulate the affections, and form the mind to truth and goodness by [William Blake] WOLLSTONECRAFT, Mary (1759-1797)1

London: printed for J. Johnson, No. 72, St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1791. Second Edition. Vellum. Fine. First Edition illustrated by William Blake (and first to carry Wollstonecraft's name on title page) of this didactic collection of stories for children. ...

From Fine Editions Ltd


Peter and Wendy in rare first issue jacket by J. M. Barrie [James Matthew Barrie]

First American Edition, first issue (simultaneous with the London Harrap edition). The true first is distinguished by three points: 1. Scribner's seal, 2."Published October, 1911" to copyright page and 3. A "$1.50 net" price to the jacket's front cove...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA


Search Rare Books

Book lovers can save on books by joining our Bibliophiles club

Are you a frequent reader or book collector?

Join the Bibliophile's Club and save 10% on every purchase, every day — up to $25 savings per order!