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Laughing Camera for Children (English and German Edition)

By REICH, Hanns

Germany: Hill and Wang, 1971. Bound in stiff glossy boards with some of the cello wearing off to extremes and a tiny stamp sized scuff to front panel. A great collection of humorous black and white photographs, the humor often being derived from the juxtaposition of photographs of animals and humans engaged in similar activities. 40 pp. Rather scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Only/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Rollo Learning to Talk - (Two Volumes)

By ABBOTT, Jabob

Boston: Thomas H. Webb & Co, 1835. Bound in tan stamped cloth. This is the amazingly rare two volume set on this early reader. Titled: School Library, Primary Series -- Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 (179 pp. / 180 pp.) No copies of the two volume set (only one copy of Volume 1). Soiling, wear to bindings, but interior pages have held up well. Binding is still tight. Previous owner's name, date to ffep. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Bowen Abel - Engraver. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$1350.00

Laura Jane Sees Everything at Hess's

By SCHISGALL, Oscar

NY: Public Service Syndicate, 1957. Bound in light blue cloth, stamped in gold in colorful dust jacket. Previous owner's neat name and date on front pastedown - partially hidden by the dust jacket flap. Small chip to dust jacket at bottom of spine. A most acceptable, tight copy of a scarce Children's book about the Hess Department Store in Allentown, Pennsylvania. 32 pp. Illustrations throughout -- scarce in the original dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+. Illus. by Julie Maas. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$95.00

Susie (Signed)

By ROMIG, Pearl S.

PA: Church Center Press, 1950. Bound in red cloth, stamped in black in yellow and white dust jacket (shows some soiling, but no chips or tears). A 161 pp. book of short essays on the life of a girl in the PA countryside. Signed by the author on the title page. Toning to endsheets.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$23.50

On the Forty Yard Line

By WRIGHT, Jack

Cleveland: World, 1932. Boun in orange cloth, stamped in gold in matching dust jacket with a running back on the front panel. Book is tight and clean, The jacket shows a few repaired tears, chips -- but is still bright. Previous owner's neat name/address to front end paper. 256 pp. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good - Price-clipped.

$24.50

The Rambler's Club Football Team

By SHEPPARD, S. Crispin

Phila: Penn Publishing, 1914. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in green and yellow. Front endsheet missing. Front hinge starting. Still a rare book in above average condition. 312 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$27.50

Tarzan the Terrible

By BURROUGHS, Edgar Rice

NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1921. Bound in red cloth stamped in black. Artwork by J. Allen St. John. An early reprint of this Tarzan novel. 408 pp. + ads.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$15.00

Ralph and the Train Wreckers

By CHAPMAN, Allen

NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1928. Bound in brown illustrated cloth, stamped in black. Both the book and the matching dust jacket have an illustration of a train on the front panel. This is a well above average copy of the true first edition in the author's "Ralph" series. Apparently in the first state dust jacket due to the Tom Swift and Don Sturdy book lists in the book and on the obverse of the dust jacket. Previous owner's name and address to front free endpaper. 248 pp. + ad pages. Scarce in this protected condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +.

$295.00

The Story Book of Iron and Steel

By PETERSHAM, Maud and Miska

Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1935. Bound in gray cloth with color illustration to front panel. Decent copy of this 32 pp. illustrated children's book on the production of iron and steel throughout history. Tiny area of insect wear at top of front endpaper. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.00

Walter Lantz' WOODY WOODPECKER and HIS TALENT SHOW. (Capitol Record-Reader - Includes Two 45 Rpm records)

By LANTZ, Walter

NY: Capitol Records, 1949. Bound in black cloth over illustrated boards. A 21- page book of Woody's Talent Show. The original (two) 45 RPM records are included in sleeves at the back of the book. Most acceptable copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket - As Published.

$45.00

Jolly Jump-Ups Favorite Nursery Stories -- Contains Little Black Sambo

By CLYNE, Geraldyne

Springfield, MA: McLoughlin Brothers, 1948. One of the scarcer Jolly Jump-Up titles. It is in very good condition - all of the pop-ups work and there is one small tape repair on the end pop-up. Quite scarce in this protected condition. Contains Little Black Sambo. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Oblong 4to. Pop-Up.

$35.00

The History of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

By (no author)

London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1895. Bound in spotted tan cloth, stamped in gold. The first edition of this book in the series. Page edges opened roughlySome toning to edges. Illustrated endsheets. Gilt title to spine, uncut edges. 63 pp. Priced accordingly.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Only/No Jacket. Illus. by H. Granville Fell. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$19.00

Sleeping Beauty; Whittington and His Cat

By (no author)

London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1894. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold. The first edition of this book in the series. Some toning to edges. Top edge gilt. Illustrated endsheets. Gilt title to spine, uncut edges. Remnant of red tying ribbon to boards. 60 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by R. Anning Bell. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$47.50

Fireside Stories

By (no author)

London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1895. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold. Lacks the spine. The first edition of this book in the series. Some toning to edges. Top edge gilt. Illustrated endsheets. Uncut edges. 60 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Only/No Jacket. Illus. by Alice M. Mitchell. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$22.00

Blue Beard and Puss in Boots

By (no author)

London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1895. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold. The first edition of this book in the series. Some toning to edges. Top edge gilt. Illustrated endsheets. Gilt title to spine, uncut edges. Remnant of red tying ribbon to boards. 51 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by R. Heighway. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$42.00

The Hunting of the Snark

By CARROLL, Lewis

UK: Folio Society, 2010. Bound in quarter black cloth over illustrated boards. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing in the original Fine slipcase. Unpaginated Rather scarce first Folio printing. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by Jeffrey Fisher.

$35.00

Christmas Books

By DICKENS, Charles

UK: Folio Society, 2011. Bound in maroon cloth over tand boards, stamped in gold. Housed in a matching fine slipcase An "as new" copy of this recent Folio Society printing. 482 pp. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by John Tenniel, et al.

$35.00

The Railway Children

By NESBIT, E.

UK: Folio Society, 2007. Bound in illustrated tan and green cloth. stamped in black and tan. In matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the fourth Folio Society printing. 188 pp. . Fourth Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published.

$27.50

Winnie the Pooh (Three Volumes Complete)

By MILNE, A.A.

UK: The Folio Society, 2004. Still in the publisher's plastic wraps -- so "as new". Bound in multi-colored illustrated cloth, stamped in gold and black. Vol.1, Winnie the Pooh, Vol.2, The House at Pooh Corner. Vol.3, The Complete Poems for Christoper Robin. Tight, clean "unread" copies in custom slipcase. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Mint/No Jacket - As Published. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$245.00

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By CARROLL, Lewis

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1977. Bound in full brown decorated leather stamped in gold, sans DW, as published; moire end sheets; a.e.g.; silk book ribbon; Part of the publisher's "100 Greatest Books" series - Bound in Genuine Leather" series. 172 pp. An "as new" unread copy. Perfect for gift giving. . Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket (as published). Illus. by John Tenniel.

$95.00

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