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GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP
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GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP

By UPTON, BERTHA

UPTON, FLORENCE. (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP. London: Longmans Green 1902. Oblong 4to (11 x 8 1/2"), cloth backed pictorial boards, corners worn, spine faded in some areas, one inconspicuous archival margin mend, rear endpaper creased, tight and clean, VG. The Golliwoggs become aeronauts in a hot air balloon! The full page color illustrations are really superb. Verse by Bertha Upton (Florence's mother).

$500.00

AIRSHIP PANORAMA BOOK
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AIRSHIP PANORAMA BOOK

POP-UP. (NISTER) AIRSHIP PANORAMA BOOK. London & NY: Nister & Dutton, no date, circa 1910. Oblong 4to (8 1/2 x 7 1/2"), cloth backed pictorial boards, slightest but of cover rubbing else a fine copy. Illustrated with 4 fabulous pop-up pages, each with a different blimp or balloon that pops-up as the page is turned: airship flies over a polar bear in the frozen north, airship flies over soldiers in the battlefield firing a gun, airship flies over a garden party with festive balloons, airship hovers over the Statue Of Liberty in New York Harbor. The text is in verse and text pages are illustrated in brown. Rarely found in such nice intact condition.

$2750.00

COME TO LIFE STORIES no.2
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COME TO LIFE STORIES no.2

POP-UP. COME TO LIFE STORIES No. 2 London: Sandle Bros. no date, circa 1947. Oblong 4to (11 1/4 x 8"), cloth backed thick pictorial boards, Fine. Featuring 2 wonderful, large double-page color pop-ups of a garage and an airport. The text is superimposed on full page color illustrations as well. Really terrific and a nice copy.

$200.00

LOOPY
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LOOPY

By GRAMATKY, HARDIE

GRAMATKY. GRAMATKY,HARDIE. LOOPY. NY: Putnam (1941). 4to (7 3/4 x 10"), pictorial cloth, Fine in dust wrapper (dw worn at folds, piece off end of spine and some fraying). 1st edition. This is the story of a frustrated little airplane that wanted a better life than teaching thankless students how to fly. In the end he proves he can fly like the best of them. Each page of text faces a great full page color lithograph by Gramatky who was also known for his work as a Disney animator.

$250.00

MAGIC AEROPLANE
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MAGIC AEROPLANE

By HENDERSON, MRS. L.R.S.

NELSON, EMILE. FANTASY. THE MAGIC AEROPLANE by Mrs. L. R. S. Henderson. Chicago: Reilly & Britton (1911). 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, 96p., slight wear to edge of boards., else VG+ in worn and repaired dust wrapper (back of dw ads for Twinkle and Chubbins, Babes in Birdland and Stories that Never Grow Old). The story is a fantasy adventure taken by two young children who visit the Sun, Mars and Toyland where they meet fairies, humanized Sun-lites and they also visit Santa Claus - all on their bi-plane. Illustrated with 6 very fine and imaginative color plates and many full page and smaller black & whites by Emile A. Nelson. Undoubtedly inspired by the publisher's success with the Wizard of Oz, this is an unusual and wonderful book in excellent condition.

$600.00

JERRY AND JO HOP OFF
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JERRY AND JO HOP OFF

WILHELM. NOVELTY. (AVIATION) JERRY AND JO HOP OFF. Akron: Saalfield 1928. Square 4to, pictorial wraps, VG+. This is the story of two solo flights, illustrated in color on every page by R. WILHELM. Each illustration has a piece cut-out through which one can see the next page and the illustration that shows through actually fits into both pictures. Very typical 20's style.

$100.00

GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP
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GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP

By UPTON, BERTHA

UPTON, FLORENCE. (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP. London: Longmans Green 1902. Oblong 4to (11 x 8 1/2"), cloth backed pictorial boards, corners slightly rubbed, slight cover soil and a few inconspicuous archival margin mends else clean, tight VG+. 1st ed. The Golliwoggs become aeronauts in a hot air balloon! The full page color illus. are really superb. Verse by Bertha Upton (Florence's mother).

$500.00

FREDDY THE PILOT

By BROOKES, WALTER

WIESE, KURT. BROOKS,WALTER R. FREDDY THE PILOT. NY:Knopf, 1952. 8vo, cloth, fine (no dw). Stated 1st ed., illustrated by KURT WIESE. Freddy has adventures in the air!

$200.00

SKY HIGH

By HURD, EDITH THACHER

HURD, CLEMENT. (HURD,CLEMENT)illus. SKY HIGH by Edith Thacher Hurd. Bost: Loth. Lee Shep. 1941. Obl. 4to, cl. backed pict. bds, Fine in sl. worn dw. 1st ed. The fundementals of aviation in action simply told and illus. in color by Hurd.

$85.00

GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP
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GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP

UPTON, FLORENCE. (UPTON,FLORENCE)illus. GOLLIWOGG'S AIR-SHIP. London: Longmans Green 1902. Oblong 4to (11 x 8 1/8") cloth backed pictorial boards, corners worn, edges rubbed, some cover soil, 3 tiny margin mends else clean, tight VG. 1st edition. The Golliwoggs become aeronauts! The full page color illustrations by Florence are really superb, accompanied by the text in verse by her mother Bertha Upton.

$425.00

TRAVEL IN STORIES AND PICTURES
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TRAVEL IN STORIES AND PICTURES

By HENDERSON, LOUIS

HENDERSON, LOUIS. PHOTO ILLUSTRATED. TRAVEL IN STORIES AND PICTURES by Louis T. HendersoN. Chicago: Donohue (1939). Folio, cloth backed pictorial boards, tips rubbed else VG+ in frayed dust wrapper. The story of transporation through the ages is illustrated with great photos of dirigibles, trains, planes, steamships etc.. A fabulous 30's piece.

$200.00

ANN CAN FLY

By PHLEGER, FRED

LOPSHIRE, ROBERT. BEGINNER BOOK. ANN CAN FLY by Fred Phleger. NY: Random Hse / Beginner Book (1959). 8vo, pict. bds, fine in sl. worn dw. Stated 1st ed., illus. in color by ROBERT LOPSHIRE.

$100.00