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BAMBI HANKIES
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BAMBI HANKIES

By DISNEY, WALT

DISNEY. DISNEY,WALT. BAMBI HANKIES. Walt Disney Productions: 1942. 7 x 9 1/4", flexible pictorial card covers with original string binding, Fine condition. The story of Bambi is illustrated in color on every page by the Disney Studios. Tucked into slits on four of the pages are color printed handkerchiefs - each with a different character.

$750.00

ALICE IN WONDERLAND HANDKERCHIEFS
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ALICE IN WONDERLAND HANDKERCHIEFS

By CARROLL, LEWIS

PETO, GLADYS. [CARROLL,LEWIS]. (PETO,GLADYS) ALICE IN WONDERLAND HANDKERCHIEFS by Gladys Peto. No publishing information, made in Ireland circa 1930. 4to (11 1/4 x 10 1/4"), paper wraps with color pictorial paste-on of all of the Alice characters, some fraying and wear to covers else near Fine. Inside there are 6 striking color handkerchiefs each pinned on paper and each depicting a captioned color scene from Alice including: The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, The Cheshire Cat and the Duchess, The Queen's Croquet Ground, Old Father WIlliam and the Caterpillar, The White Rabbit's House, The Dodo and the Caucus Race. Each image is quite detailed and each has decorative borders. Peto was a popular British book illustrator notable for the classic art deco style of her work. We can find no record of Peto ever having illustrated a book version of Alice. Rare.

$2500.00

HANKY: WHEN DADDY WAS A LITTLE BOY
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HANKY: WHEN DADDY WAS A LITTLE BOY

SMITH, JESSIE WILLCOX. (SMITH,JESSIE WILLCOX)illus. HANKY: WHEN DADDY WAS A LITTLE BOY. Offered here is a charming color handkerchief with an image from her 1903 book Rhymes of Real Children published by Fox Duffield. It measures 12 x 12 3/4", slight soil and creased at folds else VG+. There is a large image of a boy seated on a stool surrounded with a beautiful pictorial border. The accompanying text reads: When Daddy was a little boy / All little boys were good / And did just what their nurses / And their parents said the should; / And sometimes when I'm naughty / He takes me on his knee, / And tells, when he was little / How good he used to be".

$275.00

HANKY
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HANKY

SMITH, JESSIE WILLCOX. (SMITH,JESSIE WILLCOX)illus. HANKY. Offered here is a charming color handkerchief with an image from her 1903 book Rhymes of Real Children published by Fox Duffield. It measures 12 x 12 3/4", slight soil and creased at folds else VG+. There is a large image of a little girl seated on a bench surrounded with a beautiful pictorial border (this appears on the cover of the book). The accompanying text from page 10 reads: When mother's dining out at eight / I often ask if I may wait / To watch her dress./ Marie, the maid, sometimes says No! / For little girls do bother so/ I ask mamma if I must go / And she says "Yes".

$275.00

MOTHER GOOSE HANKY BOOK
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MOTHER GOOSE HANKY BOOK

MOTHER GOOSE. (NOVELTY) MOTHER GOOSE HANKY BOOK. No pub. info., circa 1950. 4to, (7" wide x 9") stiff pictorial card covers, cord ties, Fine. Each page has a different mother goose rhyme. Featuring 6 REAL HANKIES inserted into slots on the pages for the rhymes: Mary Had a Little Lamb, Little Tommy Tucker, Pussy-Cat Pussy-Cat, Humpty Dumpty, There was an Old Woman and Old King Cole. Illustrated with bright full color on every page by an unknown hand.

$325.00

BAMBI HANKIES
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BAMBI HANKIES

By DISNEY, WALT

DISNEY. DISNEY,WALT. BAMBI HANKIES. Walt Disney Productions: 1942. 7 x 9 1/4", flexible pictorial card covers with original string binding, hankies slightly toned else Fine. The story of Bambi is illustrated in color on every page by the Disney Studios. Tucked into slits on four of the pages are color printed handkerchiefs - each with a different character.

$750.00

TEXTILE: CHILDREN'S HANDKERCHIEF
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TEXTILE: CHILDREN'S HANDKERCHIEF

BLACK INTEREST. (TEXTILE) CHILDREN'S HANDKERCHIEF. This is a children's handkerchief from the turn of the 20th century. It measures 11" square. some foxing, VG-. All around the perimeter are 2 inch high figures of different stereotypical Black children done in 2-colors. Obviously given as a gift to a child named Eppie Clarke, the gift giver has printed (with type, not handwritten) "A present to Eppie Clarke" in the center of the handkerchief and "Remember Jackson Fair & School" in the margin. He or she has then printed a different name above each of the children pictured who are ostensibly names of Epppie's friends. A great piece of Americana.

$400.00