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Blue Beard: Pantomine Toy Books

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Brothers: N.D.

Seller ID: 24604

Condition: Fair


Covers are very worn, and starting to separate. Happily, the "pantomine" pages inside, while loose, are intact and near-fine. The other pages are browning and somewhat wrinkled. As-is. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Sleeping Beauty: Pantomine Toy Book

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Brothers: N.D.

Seller ID: 24605

Condition: Fair


Covers are worn, nearly separated from the text. The colorful pantomine pages are excellent; unfaded and still attached to the text block. As-is. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

The House That Jack Built No. 50, Favorite Series

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, The International Art Publishing Co.: N.D.

Seller ID: 24640

Condition: Very Good


Edges are rubbed (with a small chip to the upper right front corner) . Covers are soiled. Wonderful colored pictures of the rhyme. No date, but obviously 1890's. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 10 pages View more info

All about the Night before Christmas

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: NY, Cupples & Leon: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24650

Condition: Very Good+


Covers somewhat soiled/worn. Hinges are tight, pages are clean. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 48 pages View more info

Fun in the Country with Animal Friends Brilliant Series

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, M. A. Donohue: N.D.

Seller ID: 24741

Condition: Very Good


Bound in paper-covered boards. Coarse brown paper. Includes a number of charming colored illustrations. Boards are rubbed at the edges, with light soil. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Nursery Stories in Prose and Rhyme

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Hall & Whiting: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24743

Condition: Good+


Bound in paper-covered boards. Covers are rubbed at the edges. Miss Ruth Sinclair of Concord, New Hampshire enjoyed writing on the endpapers, as did Carrie Sinclair of the same town. Contents are shaken, but very good. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 188 pages View more info

Gockel and Scratchfoot Or, the Adventures of Two Chickens Translated from the German

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry A. Sumner and Company: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24744

Condition: Very Good


Rubbed at the edges. Dedications on the endpapers, dated 1884 & 1889. ; 7 1/2"; 111 pages View more info

The Poetical Works of William Collins

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24869

Condition: Very Good+


Nicely bound in three-quarter leather, very light rubbing to the edges, uniformly darkened. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 150 pages View more info

Dumbarton Oaks Papers, Numbers Nine and Ten (9 & 10)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University: 1956

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25559

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


4to 11" - 13" tall; 316 pages View more info

New 'n' Groovy P. J. Coloring Book Matel, Inc. ; a Whitman Book

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Western Publishing Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25568

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Rubbing and light weara to the covers. 7 pages have some coloring or writing the rest are clean, ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 125 pages View more info

A Book of famous and beautiful chinese ladies from all antiquity

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.D.

Seller ID: 25636

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Contains 10 handpainted illustrations in a fold-out (accordian) format. Wood covers with a carving on the front. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 19 pages View more info

Treasure Box of Children's Stories (Set of 10 Books in the Original Box)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Platt & Munk, Publishers: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25806

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


The box is rubbed/worn on the edges with a tear on one side. The books are really little pamphlets. They are good+ to near fine. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

Favorite Colored Picture Book

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Brothers: N.D.

Seller ID: 25807

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In the original embossed dark blue cloth, with a nice (unfaded) paste-down on the front. The blue cloth is faded over part of the back and front. One signature (the last one) has been reinforced with a strip of tape along the inner hinge some time in the distant past. Other than that, the contents would grade near-fine. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

The Book of Esther (Signed by the Illustrator)

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, The Golden Cross Press: 1935

Edition: Limited 1st edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 25267

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


In the original slipcase, accompanied by an envelope containing a number of rejected leaves. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 36 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

GIARDINETO NOVO DI PUNTI TAGLIATI, Et Groppoli Per Exercitio & Ornamento Delle Donne

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Ulrico Hoepli: 1921

Seller ID: 25860

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Reproduction of a work from 1550. Front hinge has been repaired, edges are rubbed. Contents are near-fine to fine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Mitylene: a Tale of New England and the Tropics

By: "mi Esposa E Yo"

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, Donohue and Henneberry: 1879

Seller ID: 14546

Condition: Fine


Owner's name & date on the fep. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 347 pages View more info

Goatland (Goat Land) : a Story of Country Life By the Author of "The Life of a Bear", Etc.

By: (Wyndham, Sir Charles)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons: (1875)

Seller ID: 17330

Condition: Very Good-


Very attractive green decorated cloth. Fep and frontice are missing. Text is very good. No date. Originally published in England, this may be the first American edition, but no guarantee of that. ; 8"; 252 pages View more info

The Life and Perambulatons of a Mouse

By: A Lady

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George S. Appleton: 1846

Edition: First Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 23814

Condition: Good+


The gilt title is still bright, but the covers are very soiled and wrinkled. The contents are very good (with faint moisture stain at the bottom of the first couple of pages) , although most of the rear endpaper is missing. Gift inscription on the fep dated 1 January 1846 (original copyright was 1845). ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 96 pages View more info

Rhymes For My Children

By: A Mother (Duncan, Mary Lundie)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Company: 1835

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11891

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bound in full leather. Rubbed around the edges. Just starting to crack at the spine ends. Otherwise very clean & tight. A very nice copy of a very scarce first edition. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 100 pages View more info

China Coast Ballads

By: A'Rabbitt, Shamus

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Shanghai, A. R. Hager: 1938

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24430

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ is chipped at the corners and edges. The spine of the book is speckeled. Endpapers are slighlty browned from the DJ flaps. ; 9"; 125 pages View more info