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Image for Marguerite de Angeli's Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes : 376 Rhymes with More than 260 Illustrations

Marguerite de Angeli's Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes : 376 Rhymes with More than 260 Illustrations

By: de Angeli, Marguerite

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1954

Edition: Fourteenth Printing

Seller ID: 19957

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


192 pages; Folio (12.5") 32 cm; Tall hardcover, color illustrated boards, [iv] + 192 pages, index, 376 rhymes, over 260 illustrations, including several in full color. ; Copyright 1954. This is 14th printing. One of the most popular books of its kind published in the 20th century. ; Heel and crown worn, tips lightly bumped. No other defects. No marks, binding tight. View more info

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Mr. Bumps and His Monkey : 1e, 1st Edition, 1942

By: de la Mare, Walter ; Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John C. Winston Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20286

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


69 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, full-color illustrated boards, [viii] + 69 pages, several small b/w illustrations, 8 full-page b/w illustrations, 6 full-page full-color illustrations. ; Introduction and illustrations by Dorothy P. Lathrop. ; Wonderful fun children's tale of the sailor John Bumps and of Jasper, his talking monkey. ; Book shows only minor shelfwear. No marks or defects. Matching jacket is present, unclipped, but visible edgewear, two very small... View more info

Mother Goose : A New Popular Edition

By: Dorne, Maxwell, and Bill Sass

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Random House: 1949

Seller ID: 20069

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


69 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, illustrated boards, 69 pages, index, over 200 popular rhymes, over 60 illustrations in b/w and color including several full-page color photos of Claytoons (characters and sets made of polymer clay) ; Artwork and Claytoons directed by Maxwell Dorne and Bill Sass. Photos by Maxwell Dorne. ; Corners worn, a small area of coating peeling along rear joint. Gift note in a small hand penned on front endpaper dated 1956. No other... View more info

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Little Robbie's Picture Book : With Many Illustrations

By: Edwards, Mary Ellen; Illustrated by Harrison Weir

Price: $28.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons: 1885

Seller ID: 17191

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


126 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth over spine, full-color chromolithograph on front showing Little Robbie and his pet rabbit, 126 pages, 62 full-page monochrome illustrations, nearly 62 original one-page stories and descriptions, plus a few short poems, for young children. ; This is a children's annual, stuffed with various entertaining stories, poems, and short descriptions of amazing animals from faraway lands, all illustrated. No author listed. Many ... View more info

A to Z Picture Book

By: Fujikawa, Gyo; Illustrated by Gyo Fujikawa

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1975

Seller ID: 14474

ISBN: 0001381148

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


70 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Tall hardcover, 70 unnumbered pages, illustrated throughout in wonderful images, every other spread in full color. Each letter shown by many items (unicorn, umbrella, ukulele, unhappy, etc) and also in short rhymes. ; Isbn 0448132052. Copyright 1974. This is 1975 printing, stated. ; All corners show wear, as usual. Otherwise clean and intact, no writing, no scribbles. Binding tight. View more info

Adventures of Add-A-Pearl, the : A Story Book for Children

By: Grumbine, E. Evalyn; Illustrated by Hubert Townsend

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Add-A-Pearl Company: 1927

Seller ID: 19727

Condition: Good+


32 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Tan softcover booklet, 2 b/w illustrations and 7 monochrome illustrations in green. ; Printed by Rand McNally Company. Evalyn Grumbine later became Mrs. Andrew McNally. ; Charming story of little girl and her adventures with fairy people who live in her garden. ; Covers faintly foxed. Front cover has partial cup ring on lower part of cover. Interior clean, binding tight. Quite scarce. View more info

Martha Armstrong-Hand's Living Dolls : A Picture Story

By: Hand, David

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Hobby House Press;: 1983

Seller ID: 15674

ISBN: 0875881998

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


40 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Hardcover, green boards, 40 pages, 6 b/w photos, 24 full-page full-color photos featuring five individually sculpted doll characters of different ethnicities: Juanita, Michael, Kadra, Carol, Damien. Charming story with dolls sculpted by Martha Armstrong-Hand, well-known doll sculptor for Mattel toy company, and written by her husband David Hand, director of Disney films Bambi and Snow White. ; 'This is a story about a special grandma who... View more info

Old Dame Trot : Illustrated

By: Hart, Elizabeth Anna

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1887

Seller ID: 17423

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


46 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Hardcover, black cloth over spine, color illustrated boards, pink endpapers, 46 pages, 32 b/w illustrations reproduced from engravings. ; Short short stories, poems, rhymes, etc, for young children. Various authors and illustrators. ; Heavily worn. Front free endpaper chipped. Rear free endpaper missing. Child's name in old ink on front endpaper. Two pages have edge chips that partly affect illustrations, but everything is readable. Bindi... View more info

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Queen of the Pirate Isle, the : 1931 Edition

By: Harte, Bret; Illustrated by Kate Greenaway

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Company: 1931

Seller ID: 8450

Condition: Very Good


64 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, tan cloth, 64 pages, color illustration on front label depicting three children on overturned chairs dressed as pirates on pirate ships, 28 charming illustrations in full color. ; Originally published in 1885. This edition 1931. ; Light soiling and edgewear to cloth. Gift note in old ink on front endpaper. Pinhole in upper margin of one leaf. A few pages have very faint thumb smudges, otherwise interior clean. Binding tight and sq... View more info

Geraldine Belinda

By: Henry, Marguerite; Illustrated by Gladys Rourke Blackwood

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Platt & Munk Company: 1942

Seller ID: 20490

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


32 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, color-illustrated pastedown on front, 32 glossy pages, accordion-style binding, illustrated throughout, including endpapers, in shades of red, pink, yellow and tan. Reinforced binding, as issued. ; Geraldine Belinda Marybel Scott learns a valuable lesson when she thinks she is too grown up to play with the other children on her block. ; Exterior shows very light edgewear only. Fore-edge foxed. Small chip to tip of r... View more info

Maida's Little House : (4th Printing, 1931)

By: Irwin, Inez Haynes; Illustrated by Pelagie Doane

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1931

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 20260

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


264 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, orange cloth, [iv] + 264 + 4 pages, top edge blue, dark blue polka-dot endpapers, frontispiece b/w illustration by Pelagie Doane. ; Copyright 1921. This is 4th printing, July, 1931. Lists to 3. ; One of the most popular series of young adult novels for girls ever published. ; Cloth lightly worn, spine faintly creased, pages yellowed around edges. No marks or scribbles. Binding tight. ; Amazonbuyers please note: our unit does ... View more info

Fury : Little Golden Book No. 286

By: Irwin, Kathleen; Illustrated by Mel Crawford

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20397

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


24 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, gold foil over spine, 24 unnumbered pages, color illustrations throughout and on covers. Original coverprice 25. ; Little Joey is the only person who can ride the wild black stallion known as Fury. ; Little Golden Book 286. 1st edition. A on last page. Editorial supervision by Mary Reed. Authorized book based on Fury television program. ; Very light wear to exterior. Pages a bit yellowed around edges. No marks or major defects. Re... View more info

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Adventures in Our Street

By: Kay, Gertrude A.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: David McKay Company: 1925

Seller ID: 17194

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


130 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Tall hardcover, blue cloth, 130 pages, full-color glossy illustrated paste-down on front, full-color glossy illustrated endpapers, 44 b/w illustrations in text, 3 full-color glossy plates. ; Written and illustrated by Gertrude A. Kay. Imaginative adventures of two children, Two-Braids and her little brother Door-Slammer, with their jolly old nurse Puggsy and other children who live on their street. ; Frontispiece illustration missing. Ot... View more info

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Water Babies, the : A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus Company;: 1899

Seller ID: 17213

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


259 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small hardcover, gray cloth decorated in red, white, pink and gilt; 259 pages + 16-pg publisher catalog in rear, full-color frontispiece and 7 b/w illustrations on glossy plates. ; Classic literature. Bizarre fairy tale for children of all ages. ; Light exterior wear. Owner name and city stamped on reverse of frontispiece and on reverse of two plates. No other marks. Binding tight. ; Altemus Young People's Library Series View more info

Image for Effie Morison, Or, the Family of Redbraes :  A Narrative of Truth

Effie Morison, Or, the Family of Redbraes : A Narrative of Truth

By: Martyn, Sarah Towne; Illustrated by D. B. Waters

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Tract Society: 1865

Seller ID: 18197

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


158 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small hardcover, purple cloth, 158 pages, yellow endpapers, 2 b/w illustrations including frontispiece with tissue guard, publisher catalog on last page. ; Copyright 1865. We assume a later printing. One volume of many hundreds published in the 19th century for the Christian education of little ones. This one is a rollicking historical adventure set during the Scottish revoluion of 1688, with a woman hero and plenty of wholesome Christi... View more info

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Doll House : A Rainbow Playbook

By: Moss, Marion; Illustrated by Lisl Weil

Price: $64.00

Publisher: World Publishing Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20675

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


12 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Hardcover with green plastic comb binding. 12 unnumbered pages illustrated throughout in three colors. Not just a book: some pages fold out to become rooms, some pages have cupboards that open or other movable features. ; This book was used by a child and shows moderate wear. Covers lightly foxed. Part of front joint split but front cover still attached. 'Ann F' penciled her name on title page and also on envelope, laid in, containing: pa... View more info

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Hanky Mother Goose Book, The

By: Mother Goose

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1950

Seller ID: 17811

Condition: Very Good+


12 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Blue softcover booklet, 12 unnumbered pages, 15 beloved Mother Goose rhymes, 12 full-color illustrations including covers. Affixed to center page are three different-colored hankies (handkerchiefs) made of real cloth, with actual embroidered decorations in five colors, attached with a straight pin and a small ribbon, as issued. Each hanky's embroidery is of a differently designed boy in a corner by a window. ; Almost no wear. Defects: ve... View more info

Ding Dong Dell and Other Rhymes

By: Mother Goose

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company: 1942

Seller ID: 18803

Condition: Near Fine


12 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Softcover booklet, self-wraps, 12 pages including covers, coated linen-textured pages throughout, full-color illustration on each page, ten popular nursery rhymes illustrated. ; Contents: I had a little pony. Jack and Jill. Ding dong dell. Dame Trot. Doodle doodle doo. Hush-a-bye baby. To market to market. Sulky Sue. Tommy Snooks and Bessy Brooks. Tattle tale tit. ; Almost no visible wear. Remarkable condition for a children's book. ; Lin... View more info

Mother Goose : Abridged Edition

By: Mother Goose; Illustrated by Gyo Fujikawa

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1982

Seller ID: 20233

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


76 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Tall hardcover, pictorial boards, 76 glossy pages, illustrated throughout with full-color pages (including endpapers) alternating with b/w pages. ; Grosset 1810 on lower spine. Copyright 1968. This is abridged edition, 1982. ; Light wear to tips. Boards show light sunning across upper edge. No jacket, as issued. Name penned on belongs-to page. No other marks. Binding tight. ; Originally published with 125 pages. This is abridged editio... View more info

Nursery Rhymes

By: Mother Goose; Illustrated by Karen Rissing

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Modern Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 20107

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


20 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall red hardcover, 20 unnumbered pages, about 40 popular nursery rhymes, lively color illustrations throughout including endpapers. ; Isbn 0874494990. ; No marks. Small ding to lower front board, otherwise appears unused. ; Honey Bear Books Series View more info