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Best Children's Classics, Volume 8: Bookshelf for Boys and Girls
1 Best Children's Classics, Volume 8: Bookshelf for Boys and Girls
80814 Midland Park, New Jersey The University Society, Inc. 1973 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Volume 8 in the Best Children's Classics series. This volume features notable childrens stories or excerpts from longer works by noted authors. Includes "Adventures of Pinocchio" by Collodi, "Heidi at the Alm-Uncle's Hut" by Spyri, "Adventures of Black Beauty" by Sewell and many others. With illustrations throughout. --- In colorful pictorial covers. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy but with slight cover soiling.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); vii, 384 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Rollo in Scotland and Rollo in Holland (2 Books in 1 Volume), ABBOTT, Jacob
2 ABBOTT, Jacob Rollo in Scotland and Rollo in Holland (2 Books in 1 Volume)
74911 Rahway, New Jersey The Mershon Company Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Formerly property of a library, with pocket and other markings to so indicate. An undated volume, but likely published 1890s-1900s. With numerous b&w illustrations. In full grey cloth-covered boards with lettering and illustrations on cover and spine in green, black and pale orange. Other than the library markings, a firm, clean, unmarked copy. --- Jacob Abbott (1803-1879) was a prolific writer best known for his juvenile fiction series featuring his Rollo character, of which these are two examples. ; Ex-Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 212, 205 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Jack and Jill, ALCOTT, Louisa May
3 ALCOTT, Louisa May Jack and Jill
73655 Chicago Goldsmith Publishing Company Hardcover Good in Poor dust jacket 
In blue cloth-covered boards with illustration and lettering in black, cover and spine. Undated reprint; likely published c.1930-1945. With whitish blemished areas on fore-edges of front and back covers. Yellowed interior leaves are of rough, acidic paper, page 13 has tears. Volume tight and clean, and lacking markings. Dust jacket with large chunks missing at head of spine and on back; toned spine. In mylar protector. The famed author of 'Little Women' wrote many works; this one was first published 1880. ; Goldsmith Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, ALCOTT, Louisa May
4 ALCOTT, Louisa May Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys
79162 Chicago M. A. Donohue and Company Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
An undated edition of the children's classic. With color frontis illustration, with a color illustration pasted to front cover, as well as illustrated endpapers. --- In full navy pebbled cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A good only copy, with a ragged tear to cloth at head of spine, some additional chafing to cloth, black front cover spot, four signatures on recto of frontis illustration and child's coloring to front endpaper. This book shows signs of wear and is priced accordingly.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 357 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Little Women (Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition), ALCOTT, Louisa May
5 ALCOTT, Louisa May Little Women (Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)
80943 Chicago J. G. Ferguson & Associates [c.1940s-1960s] Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
An undated reprint copy of author's famous semi-autobiographical novel, featuring her characters: Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March. "Little Women" first appeared in two parts in 1868 and 1869. An entry in publisher's Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics series, Art-Type Edition. --- In green cloth-covered boards with image of reading children on cover in dark red, more images in dark red on spine and gilt-stamped titling on dark red spine blocks. Volume was possibly published c.1940s-1960s; lacks a dust jacket. --- With lightly rubbed covers, a few penciled marks to page 65, and mildly bumped cover corners, otherwise a firm, clean copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 412 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume VI) Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume  An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. November, 1878 to October, 1879, ALCOTT, Louisa May et al.
6 ALCOTT, Louisa May et al. St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume VI) Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. November, 1878 to October, 1879
78307 New York Scribner & Co. 1879 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Twelve months of the famed magazine bound together. A product of their original publisher, Scribner & Company. Includes the months of Nov., 1878 through Oct., 1879 (incorrectly labeled on title page as ending with the November '79 issue). --- Each issue of St. Nicholas includes stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of charming illustrations, photos, riddles, poems, letters, and non-fiction articles written for young people. These issues include two stories by Louisa May Alcott, and "conducted" (edited) by noted author Mary Mapes Dodge. This delightful collection of magazines provides an insight into the way of life in the US early in the latter half of the 19th Century. --- Monthly issues of the magazine bound into this volume, without their original covers/wraps. In decorated maroon cloth. --- Front cover has detached (but is present); the volume is mostly intact though a few leaves have detached. Overall, textblock is firm on this over 100-year-old item. --- NOTE: This item has been examined for completeness; but missing portions may have been overlooked. If interested in purchasing for a specific story or illustration, please contact the seller prior to ordering in order to confirm that the story/illustration is included.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 848 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Cruise of the 'Ghost', ALDEN, W. L.
7 ALDEN, W. L. The Cruise of the 'Ghost'
75090 New York Harper & Brothers (1909) Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Later edition bears 1909 date on copyright page, but possibly published after that date. With four b&w plates bearing illustrations by C.W. Woodruff. In full tan cloth-covered boards with nautical illustrations on cover and spine; titling in green. Bright, color illustration on cover of four lads in a sailboat on rough seas. Code F-Y on copyright page. --- With inked gift inscription on front free endpaper; blank index card affixed to rear paste-down. Jacket with chips and sm. tears, especially at spine ends; in removable archival mylar protector. --- Boys' adventure story features daring feats while sailing in the waters near New York City. This work seldom seen in dust jacket.; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 230 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Bound to Rise or, Up the Ladder, ALGER Jr., Horatio
8 ALGER Jr., Horatio Bound to Rise or, Up the Ladder
73626 New York New York Book Company 1911 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
In grey cloth-covered boards with severely browned, somewhat fragile interior. Some soiling to covers. Illustration of canoist on front. With oak leaf decorations at endpapers and frontis illustration; prev. owner's name on front pastedown. Though fragile, volume is intact and complete. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Charlie Codman's Cruise, ALGER Jr., Horatio
9 ALGER Jr., Horatio Charlie Codman's Cruise
73634 New York New York Book Company 1913 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
In rubbed tan cloth-covered boards, severely browned, somewhat fragile interior. Front cover has split away from textblock but still attached to spine cloth. Illustration of youth fishing in stream on cover. With oak leaf decorations at endpapers and frontis illustration; prev. owner's name on front pastedown. Though damaged, volume is intact and complete. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Facing the World, or, The haps and mishaps of Harry Vane, ALGER Jr., Horatio
10 ALGER Jr., Horatio Facing the World, or, The haps and mishaps of Harry Vane
73627 New York New York Book Co 1910 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
In smudged grey cloth-covered boards, severely browned, somewhat fragile interior. Illustration of football players on cover. With oak leaf decorations at endpapers and frontis illustration; prev. owner's name on front pastedown. Though fragile, volume is intact and complete. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 168 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Joe's Luck or Always Wide Awake, ALGER Jr., Horatio
11 ALGER Jr., Horatio Joe's Luck or Always Wide Awake
73631 New York Hurst & Company Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Undated copy of early 20th century work, meant to inspire youthful readers to excel in their lives. Bears presentation remarks dated 1908. In full brown cloth-covered boards with newsboy illustration with the New York Flatiron Building in the background pasted to front cover. With slightly yellowed leaves, bumped corners and prev. owner's inkings, front pastedown. Lettering on spine in gilt has faded but is readable. Interior tight and complete. A decent example of an 'up from poverty' novel in the long line of author's works.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Jack's Ward or the Boy Guardian, ALGER, Horatio
12 ALGER, Horatio Jack's Ward or the Boy Guardian
73633 New York New York Book Company 1911 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Published by New York Book Company. Fragile copy is very yellowed due to use of acidic papers, first free endpaper has detached but is present. Covers soiled. A damaged but interesting entry in the series of stories of self-reliant youths by Mr. Alger. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 164 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Andersen's Fairy Tales, ANDERSEN, Hans Christian
13 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales
80092 Garden City, New York Junior Deluxe Editions/Nelson Doubleday, Inc. 1956 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of the legendary Dane's fairy tales, rendered into English by an unattributed translator. With black and white illustrations by Leonard Weisgard; and a color frontis illustration. Includes 18 of Andersen's stories, including his "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Snow Queen" and "The Red Shoes". --- In grey and green paper-covered illustrated boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With moderate wear and slight soiling to covers, creasing to page 203; else a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 217 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Andersen's Fairy Tales, ANDERSEN, Hans Christian
14 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales
79566 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1945 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A collection of the legendary Dane's fairy tales, rendered into English by Mrs. E. V. Lucas and Mrs. H. B. Paull. With color illustrations by Arthur Szyk. Includes 29 of Andersen's stories, including his "The Red Shoes", "The Ugly Duckling" and "The Emperor's New Clothes". --- In full green cloth-covered boards with Szyk illustration pasted to front cover; gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A weak rear hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing, and w/prior owner's signature to endpaper; else a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 380 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Hans Christian Andersen: Fairy Tales (Franklin Library Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers), ANDERSEN, Hans Christian (author); Lo GRIPPO, Robert (illustrations)
15 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian (author); Lo GRIPPO, Robert (illustrations) Hans Christian Andersen: Fairy Tales (Franklin Library Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers)
81228 Franklin Center, Pennsylvania The Franklin Library 1977 Hardcover Fine 
A deluxe leatherbound edition offering 74 of Hans Christian Andersen's famous fairy tales. Includes "The Little Mermaid", "The Princess and Pea", "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Ugly Duckling" and 70 others. With color illustrations by Robert Lo Grippo. Translated from the Danish by Erik Christian Haugaard. Includes a painted portrait of Andersen by George H. Jones near front of volume. Issued as an entry in the publisher's Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full brown bonded leather covers with two raised bands on spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Brown silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Volume lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- An about Fine copy lacking damages or evidence of having been read.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 543 pages 
Price: 49.50 USD
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Ten Boys Who Lived on the Road from Long Ago to Now, ANDREWS, Jane
16 ANDREWS, Jane Ten Boys Who Lived on the Road from Long Ago to Now
80832 Boston Ginn & Company 1897 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
An 1897 edition of the author's illustrated book telling the stories of boys from diverse backgrounds who might have existed in history. Jane Andrews taught school in Newburyport, Massachusetts. --- In dark maroon cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations stamped in black on cover & spine, w/gilt-stamped spine titling. --- With plenty of soiling and foxing to leaves, loosened front cover; overall volume is sound and intact.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xviii, 243 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Bible Stories for Young Readers, ARMSTRONG, April Oursler
17 ARMSTRONG, April Oursler Bible Stories for Young Readers
80118 Garden City, New York Junior Deluxe Editions/Nelson Doubleday, Inc. 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A selection of stories from both the Old and New Testaments. Adapted by April Oursler Armstrong from Fulton Oursler's "The Greatest Story Every Told" and "The Greatest Book Ever Written". With black and white illustrations by Jules Gotlieb and a color frontis illustration. An entry in publisher's Junior Deluxe Editions series. --- In grey and blue paper-covered illustrated boards; publisher's green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a touch of light soiling to covers, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 350 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Tops and Whistles: True Stories of Early American Toys and Children, BAILEY, Carolyn Sherwin (author); PAULL, Grace (illustrations)
18 BAILEY, Carolyn Sherwin (author); PAULL, Grace (illustrations) Tops and Whistles: True Stories of Early American Toys and Children
78909 New York The Viking Press 1937 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
First printing of a charming work centered around Early American children and the toys they enjoyed. Includes 18 stories, as well as 20 full-page lithograph illustrations (and many smaller ones, too) by Grace Paull. A section at the rear of volume describes museums and other venues where these early toys can be viewed. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with red top & whistle illustration on cover; red titling on spine. Lacks the dust jacket, but protected w/clear mylar which has been taped to the book. --- With dampstains to cloth, and a touch of looseness to covers; else a firm, clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Tae's Sonata, BALGASSI, Haemi
19 BALGASSI, Haemi Tae's Sonata
78104 New York Clarion Books 1997 0395843146 / 9780395843147 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A young Korean-American girl struggles with her identity in this young adult story. In grey paper-covered boards w/titling in gilt on spine. Jacket with illustrations of the central character on the cover. --- A bright, clean copy without markings or other obvious damage. Jacket with small chips and tears along edges & retailer sticker back cover, orig. $14 flap price intact. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Little Black Sambo (First Edition with illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat), BANNERMAN, Helen
20 BANNERMAN, Helen Little Black Sambo (First Edition with illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat)
80096 Cleveland, Ohio The Harter Publishing Company 1931 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Stated First Edition November, 1931 on copyright page. This scarce edition of the controversial children's classic with 7 color illustrations of the original 8 by Fern Bisel Peat. (One illustration, "Oh! what lovely melted butter", is missing.) Also with 13 black and white illustrations by Ms. Peat. --- In patterned dark red cloth-covered boards with Peat circular color illustration pasted to cover. Unpaginated, with 46 yellow-bordered leaves (not counting the full-size color illustrations tipped to the leaves). --- A Fair only copy with at least 3 detached (but present) leaves, 2 pages with repaired nearly full-length diagonal tears, inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, and a very loose binding. Color illustrations retain their brightness.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) ; (46) pages 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Peter Pan (Children's Classics Series), BARRIE, Sir James M.
21 BARRIE, Sir James M. Peter Pan (Children's Classics Series)
80429 New York dilithium Press Ltd.: Children's Classics 1987 0517632225 / 9780517632222 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
"Peter Pan, or, the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up" first appeared as a play in 1904; it was made into a novel entitled "Peter and Wendy" in 1911. This reprint edition of the beloved work with illustrations on color plates by Flora White and in black and white by Francis D. Bedford. Includes a foreword by Patricia Barrett Perkins. --- In pictorial hardcovers, backed in green leatherette w/gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as published). --- The ownership block on front free endpaper has been completed, a narrow strip of soiling to back cover and with a tear to leatherette at head of spine, otherwise a clean, bright, firm copy. ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xiv, 267 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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John Dough and the Cherub, BAUM, L. Frank
22 BAUM, L. Frank John Dough and the Cherub
79548 Chicago Reilly & Lee 1920 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A c.1920 printing of the non-Oz story by the famous L. Frank Baum, creator of the Wizard of Oz and originally published in 1906 (no later date appears in the book). Illustrated by John R. Neill on 11 full-color tipped-in plates with the following pages' text printed on the verso (one at p. 10 is missing, along with page 12's text). Neill black & white illustrations throughout. (Bienvenue p.228). --- In full pale yellow cloth-covered boards with Neill color illustration pasted on cover; spine with Neill illustration and titling in black. All textblock edges stained in yellow. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With soiling to covers, a small tear at front gutter, along with the missing plate; else a sound copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 315 pages 
Price: 84.00 USD
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The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People, BAUM, L. Frank
23 BAUM, L. Frank The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People
79545 Indianapolis, Indiana The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1903 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A fourth printing in the first edition of the re-packaged Baum story that was originally published under the title "A New Wonderland" by R. H. Russell in 1900. With vertically aligned 'O-H-D' sans serif type on copyright page, broken 'H' in "The Monarch", p.[51] and half-missing 'D' in "Wizard", p.[121] (Bienvenue p.209-210). With 12 color plates, front cover illustration, and throughout in black & white by Frank Verbeck [Ver Beck]. Endpapers illustrations by Fanny Y. Cory. --- In light blue cloth-covered boards with Verbeck color illustration pasted to cover; cover and spine with white titling edged in navy blue. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A Fair only copy with edgewear, loosened back cover, faded cover illustration, missing front and rear free endpapers, some interior pencilings & markings. Textblock is sound and attached to covers.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 237 pages 
Price: 103.50 USD
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The Road to Oz, BAUM, L. Frank (author); NEILL, John R. (illustrations)
24 BAUM, L. Frank (author); NEILL, John R. (illustrations) The Road to Oz
79544 Chicago The Reilly & Lee Co. [c.1941] Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
A 1940s reprint edition of the fifth of the famous Oz books by L. Frank Baum. First published in 1909, volume bears no later date, likely published c.1941 (Bienvenue p.44). With front cover illustration (and throughout in black & white) by John R. Neill. --- In grey cloth-covered boards with bright color Neill illustration pasted to cover; spine with Neill illustration and titling in black. Jacket with the same color Neill illustration as on the cover on both front and back, with rubberstamped $2 flap price and with "Scalawagons of Oz" the final listed title on front and rear flaps. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to verso of front free endpaper, slightly yellowed leaves and discreet retailer sticker to rear paste-down; volume otherwise unmarked and textblock is firm. Fair only jacket with chips and tears, sunned spine and in removable mylar protector.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 261 pages 
Price: 62.50 USD
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St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XL, Part I) Six Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. Nov., 1912 to April, 1913, BAUM, L. Frank et al. (authors); RACKHAM, Arthur et al. (illustrators); DODGE, Mary Mapes (editor)
25 BAUM, L. Frank et al. (authors); RACKHAM, Arthur et al. (illustrators); DODGE, Mary Mapes (editor) St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XL, Part I) Six Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. Nov., 1912 to April, 1913
76289 New York The Century Company 1913 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Six months of the famed magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, in half burgundy leather and pebbled cloth-covered boards. Includes the months of November, 1912 through April, 1913. --- Each issue of St. Nicholas includes stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of charming illustrations, photos, riddles, poems, letters, and non-fiction articles written for young people. One story, "Aunt 'Phroney's Boy", written by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by George Avison appears here. Includes three color reproductions by Arthur Rackham. This delightful collection of magazines provides an insight into the way of life in the US early in the 20th century. --- Front & back covers partially detached and loose. Some interior pages partially loosened. Covers with wear and chafing; leather is gone toward the tail of the spine. Overall, textblock is firm on this over 100-year-old book. --- NOTE: This item has been examined for completeness; but due to its age, it may not be complete. If interested in purchasing for a specific story or illustration, please contact the seller prior to ordering in order to confirm that the story/illustration is included.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 576 pages 
Price: 51.50 USD
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (100th Anniversary Books of Wonder Edition), BAUM, L. Frank; DENSLOW, W. W. (illustrations)
26 BAUM, L. Frank; DENSLOW, W. W. (illustrations) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (100th Anniversary Books of Wonder Edition)
80099 New York HarperCollins / Books of Wonder [c.2012] 0060293233 / 9780060293239 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
17th printing. A deluxe reprint version of L. Frank Baum's classic children's work in this, the 100th anniversary edition. Includes all 24 of the original color illustrations of W. W. Denslow, as well as 130 of his original two-color illustrations. --- In yellow textured paper-covered boards with Cowardly Lion color illustration on cover. All edges gilt, with sewn-in green satin ribbon bookmark. Jacket features color illustration on cover with Dorothy and the Gang on the Yellow Brick Road. --- A clean, firm, crisp copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket is bright and with ever so slight creasing to extremities.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) ; 267 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-up, BAUM, L. Frank; SABUDA, Robert (art)
27 BAUM, L. Frank; SABUDA, Robert (art) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-up
79749 New York Little Simon/Simon & Schuster 2000 0689817517 / 9780689817519 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A collectible pop-up by Robert Sabuda celebrating L. Frank Baum's "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz". With 7 elaborate pop-up creations, from the Kansas tornado that sent Dorothy to Oz, to the Emerald City (complete with special Emerald glasses). Each pop-up construction accompanied by a smaller folded storybook telling an abridgement of Baum's classic, with smaller pop-up figurines or other eye-grabbing folded artwork pasted in. --- In pictorial teal and purple paper-covered boards. Overall, a newish item with undamaged foldings. An extraordinary keepsake.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; (14) pages 
Price: 34.00 USD
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The High World, BEMELMANS, Ludwig
28 BEMELMANS, Ludwig The High World
79651 New York Harper & Brothers 1954 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
The Austrian-American author's children's book is set in the Alps. With color & black and white illustrations by the author. Ludwig Bemelmans was the author of the popular "Madeline" series, which included the Caldecott Award winning "Madeline's Rescue". --- In rust cloth-covered boards with illustration on cover in blue; spine titling in white. Jacket with colorful Bemelmans snowy ski scene on cover. --- With a little yellowish toning to endpapers, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Bright unclipped jacket with a little soiling, penciled price to flap and a few tears (one about 2 inches long); in removable archival mylar protector.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 115 pages 
Price: 45.50 USD
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The Adventures of Mario (translated from the German by Whittaker CHAMBERS), BONSELS, Waldemar (author); WIESE, Kurt (illustrations)
29 BONSELS, Waldemar (author); WIESE, Kurt (illustrations) The Adventures of Mario (translated from the German by Whittaker CHAMBERS)
79611 New York Albert & Charles Boni 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
First U.S. edition. A charming illustrated story of an orphan boy who is befriended by all manner of creatures in the forest. With black and white illustrations by Kurt Wiese. Translated from the German by the noted anti-communist Whittaker Chambers. --- In pale yellow boards with Wiese illustrations and titling in brown and green on cover and spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With light soiling to covers, spotting to textblock edges and prior owner's dated signature to front free endpaper, otherwise a firm, unmarked copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 240 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
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Elo the Eagle, And Other Stories, BRALLIAR, Floyd Burton
30 BRALLIAR, Floyd Burton Elo the Eagle, And Other Stories
80470 Washington, D. C. Review and Herald Publishing Association 1947 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A well-worn copy of this children's story collection, featuring the title character and other wild creatures. With striking woodcut illustrations by Chloe Adams Sofsky. --- In red cloth-covered boards with Elo depiction on cover and at endpapers. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With wear to cloth, rubberstamping and inkings to front free endpaper, somewhat loosened covers but textblock remains firm and book is fully readable.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 191 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Jimmy Makes the Varsity, BROOKS, Jonathan
31 BROOKS, Jonathan Jimmy Makes the Varsity
75086 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1928 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket 
With b&w frontis illustration by George Avison. In tan cloth-covered boards with football illustration and titling on cover and titling on spine in black. Interior very browned but vol. is firm. With gift inscription on verso of frontis page. Dust jacket with some chipping and tears along edges; sunned spine. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 283 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Freddy The Pied Piper, BROOKS, Walter (author); WIESE, Kurt (illustrations)
32 BROOKS, Walter (author); WIESE, Kurt (illustrations) Freddy The Pied Piper
79473 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Stated First Edition of the author's humorous work which features Freddy the pig and his raucous animal friends. With maroon illustrations to endpapers and throughout in black and white by Kurt Wiese. --- In green cloth-covered boards with Wiese illustrations on cover and spine in red; red titling on spine and red topstain. Jacket with pink and blue Wiese illustration on cover. --- Covers with tiny white specks, interior clean and unmarked in this firm copy. Fair only jacket is bright but torn completely in half at spine, and with chips and small tears; bears orig. $2 flap price and in removable mylar protector. Scarce in this edition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 126.00 USD
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The Christmas Angel, BROWN, Abbie Farwell (author); WHEELER, Joe (introduction and afterword)
33 BROWN, Abbie Farwell (author); WHEELER, Joe (introduction and afterword) The Christmas Angel
74670 Wheaton, Illinois Tyndale House Publishers 1999 1561797626 / 9781561797622 Trade Paper New with no dust jacket 
Signed by Joe Wheeler on title page. A clean, bright copy. With numerous b&w engravings. Dr. Wheeler's lengthy introduction provides information about Abbie Farwell Brown, as well as insights for the parent about the use of this story in a family environment. Part of the Focus on the Family Great Stories series. A life-long educator and author, Dr. Wheeler is one of America's premier compilers of family-oriented stories. ; Great Stories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; liii, 62 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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34 BURGESS, Thornton W. The Adventures of Bobby Coon
60070 Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1920 Hard Cover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by Cady, Harrison 
One of author's beloved Bedtime Story-books series featuring woodland creatures. Ex-library w/usual markings. Very few of this issue remain in print. Repaired w/library tape frt. hinge; professionally re-bound. Solid and complete w/illustrations & a few torn interior pages.; 60070; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 
Price: 23.50 USD
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35 BURGESS, Thornton W. The Adventures of Unc' Billy Possum
60071 Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1922 Hard Cover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by Cady, Harrison 
One of author's beloved Bedtime Story-books series featuring woodland creatures. Ex-library w/usual markings. Very few of this issue remain in print. Spine, corners and frt. hinge repaired w/library tape. Solid and complete w/illustrations & a few torn interior pages.; 60071; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 
Price: 23.50 USD
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Mother West Wind's Animal Friends, BURGESS, Thornton W. (author); KERR, George (illustrations)
36 BURGESS, Thornton W. (author); KERR, George (illustrations) Mother West Wind's Animal Friends
74165 New York Grosset & Dunlap Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
An undated, later reprint of children's book first published by Little, Brown & Co. in 1912. With 4 black and white illustrations by George Kerr; and a Kerr color illustration on the dust jacket as well as illustrated endpapers in green ink. One of many in the Burgess Quaddies Trade Mark series. In blue faux cloth paper-covered boards with Kerr illustration in black & pale blue on cover. Jacket with numerous rubbings and small tears but mostly intact and with toned spine. In removable mylar protector. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 221 pages 
Price: 29.50 USD
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Der Kleine Lord (Little Lord Fauntleroy)--German Language, BURNETT, Frances Hodgson
37 BURNETT, Frances Hodgson Der Kleine Lord (Little Lord Fauntleroy)--German Language
73551 Stuttgart, Germany Loewe's Verlag Ferdinand Carl Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Willy Planck 
In dark green cloth-covered boards w/pasted-on color drawing of the little lord on his pony on the front cover. Entirely written in gothic-German type; with many illustrations by Willy Planck in both color and black and white. Volume is loose, but not excessively so; and with spine slant. A legendary story with handsome illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 153 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XXXIX: Part II) Six Issues Bound into One Volume  An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. May, 1912 to October, 1912, CANFIELD, Dorothy; RELYEA, C.M. et al.
38 CANFIELD, Dorothy; RELYEA, C.M. et al. St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XXXIX: Part II) Six Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. May, 1912 to October, 1912
75597 New York The Century Company 1912 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Six months of the famed magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, in quarter dark red leather and black cloth-covered heavy board covers with titling in gilt on spine. With 4 page table of contents inserted before first month. Volume is intact and with minor rubbing to cover edges; bears Margaret Andrus name stamped in gilt on spine and pasted bookplate on front paste-down. --- Each issue of St. Nicholas includes stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of charming illustrations, photos, riddles, poems, letters, and non-fiction articles written for young people. One story, 'For 'maginative People Only' by Dorothy Canfield appears here, illustrated by C.M. Relyea. Overall these pages comprise a fascinating artifact from the late 19th century. ; 7-1/2 in. wide x 9-3/4 in. tall; 574 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Alice in Wonderland -and- Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There (Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition), CARROLL, Lewis
39 CARROLL, Lewis Alice in Wonderland -and- Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There (Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)
80936 Chicago J. G. Ferguson & Associates [c.1956-1960s] Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An illustrated reprint edition of Lewis Carroll's two classics in a single volume. Both with the original black & white illustrations of John Tenniel. An entry in publisher's Junior Library, The World's Popular Classics series, Art-Type Edition. --- In green cloth-covered boards with image of reading children on cover in dark red, more images in dark red on spine and gilt-stamped titling on dark red spine blocks. Volume is undated, possibly published c.1956-1960s; lacks a dust jacket. --- With water spotting to cover, else a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 252 pages 
Price: 17.50 USD
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The Complete Illustrated Lewis Carroll, CARROLL, Lewis
40 CARROLL, Lewis The Complete Illustrated Lewis Carroll
80088 New York Gallery Books 1991 0831715510 / 9780831715519 Hardcover Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
A hefty reprint volume offering the complete stories of Lewis Carroll, including his verses, puzzles, acrostics, 'phantasmagorica' and other comic writings. "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" with John Tenniel's classic black and white illustrations. With an introduction by Alexander Woollcott. --- In green textured paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Dust jacket with a selection of Tenniel's illustrations, in color. --- The leaves have yellowed, especially near the edges of the pages; otherwise a clean, unmarked copy. Jacket with a strip of faint sunning near top front and a small tear to tail of spine, else clean and undamaged. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall) ; xiv, 1165 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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