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ART OF WALT DISNEY
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ART OF WALT DISNEY

By FINCH, CHRISTOPHER

DISNEY,WALT. THE ART OF WALT DISNEY by Christopher Finch with a special essay by Peter Blake. NY: Harry Abrams (1973). 11 x 13 1/2", white cloth, 408p., Fine in slightly worn, dust wrapper. The full account of Disney's career taken from his archives including previously unexamined documents and interviews with employees. Copiously illustrated with 763 illustrations, 361 of which are in full color (includes fold-outs). Excellent reference book.

$175.00

FAIRY TALE OF MY LIFE

By ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN

LARSEN-STEVNS, NIELS. ANDERSEN,HANS CHRISTIAN. THE FAIRY TALE OF MY LIFE. NY, Lond., Copenhagen various pub. (1951, 1954). Folio, cl. backed boards, 350p., edges and base of spine rubbed else VG+. Andersen's autobiography with an entierly new translation by W. Glyn Jones. Illus. with 50 watercolors by Niels Larsen Stevns done specifically for the autobiography.

$85.00

CRITICAL HISTORY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
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CRITICAL HISTORY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE

By MEIGS, CORNELIA

REFERENCE. A CRITICAL HISTORY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE by Cornelia Meigs, Anne Thaxter Eaton, Elizabeth Nesbitt and Ruth Viguers. NY: Macmillan (1969). 4to, (7 x 9 1/2"), blue cloth, 708p., Fine in VG+ slightly worn dust wrapper. First published in 1953, this is the Revised (and better) Edition. The text analyzes children's books from all eras. This Revised Edition is 100 pages longer than the first. It updates entries to include titles published from 1953 to 1969 and also has a new introduction. It is an excellent reference work covering all eras of children's literature including notable foreign books. There is a helpful index and bibliography.

$50.00

VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE:  BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN
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VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE: BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN

VOLLAND. VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE: BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN. no date, circa 1929. 3.5 x 6", pictorial wraps, 35p., Fine. This is an annotated and illustrated catalogue of Volland books arranged in categories according to Volland series. Includes the Volland Mother Goose, Jolly Kid Alphabet, Beloved Belindy and much more. Each of the titles is illustrated in black and white and with great color covers by Ellery Friend. Rare.

$400.00

VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE:  BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN
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VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE: BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN

VOLLAND. VOLLAND BOOK CATALOGUE: BOOKS GOOD FOR CHILDREN. no date, circa 1928. 6 x 9 1/4"), pictorial wraps, 16p., near Fine. This is an annotated and illustrated catalogue of more than 150 Volland books arranged in categories according to Volland series. Includes the Volland Mother Goose, Jolly Kid Alphabet, Beloved Belindy and much more. The cover of every title is illustrated in color and there is a great color covers by Johnny Gruelle. Rare.

$450.00

WORK OF E.H. SHEPARD
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WORK OF E.H. SHEPARD

SHEPARD, E.H.. (SHEPARD,E.H.)illus. WORK OF E.H. SHEPARD edited by Rawle Knox. NY: Schocken (1980 1-10 code), fine in dw, 256p., index. 1st ed. Published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Shepard's birth, the text offers a balanced appreciation of his work accompanied by over 300 illustrations in color and b&w.

$125.00

ART OF WALT DISNEY

By FINCH, CHRISTOPHER

DISNEY,WALT. THE ART OF WALT DISNEY by Christopher Finch with a special essay by Peter Blake. NY: Abradale Press / Harry Abrams (1973, 1983). 11 x 13 1/2", white cloth, 408p., near Fine in dust wrapper. The full account of Disney's career taken from his archives including previously unexamined documents and interviews with employees. Copiously illustrated in color including fold-outs. Excellent reference book.

$100.00

GARLAND FOR JAKE ZEITLIN ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 65TH BIRTHDAY AND THE
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GARLAND FOR JAKE ZEITLIN ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 65TH BIRTHDAY AND THE

By ZEITLIN

BOOKSELLERS. A GARLAND FOR JAKE ZEITLIN ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 65TH BIRTHDAY AND THE ANNIVERSARY OF HIS 40TH YEAR IN THE BOOK TRADE. Los Angeles: Grant Dahlstrom and Saul Marks, 1967, 6 3/4 x 10", decorative boards, 131p., except for a few offset marks on endpapers, in fine condition. LIMITED TO 800 COPIES, THIS COPY IS WARMLY INSCRIBED BY ZEITLIN. Tributes and other essays by a variety of book related people. Fascinating reading.

$120.00

BEST OF LITTLE NEMO IN SLUMBER LAND
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BEST OF LITTLE NEMO IN SLUMBER LAND

By McCAY, WINSOR

McCAY, WINSOR. McCAY,WINSOR. THE BEST OF LITTLE NEMO IN SLUMBER LAND with an introduction by Richard Marschall. NY: Stewart, Tabori & Chang (1997). 10 1/2 x 13 1/4", pictorial boards, 216p., As New in As New dust wrapper. 1st edition, 1st printing with 1-10 code. Every page reproduces a comic page by McCay illustrate in color. Includes appreciations by Maurice Sendak, Art Spiegelman, Charles Schulz, Chuck Jones and more.

$100.00

EZRA JACK KEATS: A BIOGRAPHY WITH ILLUSTRATIONS
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EZRA JACK KEATS: A BIOGRAPHY WITH ILLUSTRATIONS

By ENGEL, DEAN

KEATS, EZRA JACK. (KEATS,EZRA JACK). EZRA JACK KEATS: A BIOGRAPHY WITH ILLUSTRATIONS by Dean Engel and Florence Freedman. Silver Moon Press (1995). 8 3/4 x 11 3/4", pictorial boards, 81p., Fine in fine dust wrapper. 1st edition, first printing with 1-10 code. The life and work of Keats with illustrations, written by two friends of his.

$45.00

WALTER CRANE AS A BOOK ILLUSTRATOR
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WALTER CRANE AS A BOOK ILLUSTRATOR

By ENGEN, RODNEY

CRANE, WALTER. (CRANE,WALTER)illus. WALTER CRANE AS A BOOK ILLUSTRATOR by Rodney Engen. London & NY: Academy Press & St. Martins (1975). 8 1/2 x 11 1/2", 105p., flexible card covers, spine faded and corner cover soil, VG. Interesting 13 page introduction followed by more than 100 reproductions of Crane's work, each one with several lines of informative notes by Engen.

$35.00

BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF GEORGE CRUIKSHANK
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BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF GEORGE CRUIKSHANK

By BUCHANAN - BROWN, JOHN

CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE. (CRUIKSHANK,GEORGE)illus. BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF GEORGE CRUIKSHANK by John Buchanan-Brown. Vermont: Charles Tuttle (1980). 7 x 10", cloth, 256p., index, Fine in near fine dust wrapper with tiny edge tear. A survey of Cruikshank's life with emphasis on his art profusely illustrated with examples from his books.

$50.00

HOWARD PYLE
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HOWARD PYLE

By PITZ

PYLE, HOWARD. (PYLE,HOWARD) HOWARD PYLE by Henry Pitz. NY: Bramball House (1965). 9 1/4 x 12 1/4", cloth backed boards, near Fine in VG+ dust wrapper with a few closed edge tears. First edition (a-h code). Biography and bibliography of Pyle with 39 full color illustrations plus 165 in black and white, photos as well. An excellent reference on the founder of the Brandywine School of art.

$100.00

SECRET DOOR: THE STORY OF KATE GREENAWAY
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SECRET DOOR: THE STORY OF KATE GREENAWAY

By NEWCOMB, COVELLE

GREENAWAY, KATE. (GREENAWAY,KATE). THE SECRET DOOR: THE STORY OF KATE GREENAWAY by Covelle Newcomb. NY: Dodd Mead 1946 (1946). 6 1/4 x 9 1/4", cloth, 162p., near fine in price clipped dust wrapper frayed on edge, The life and work of Greenaway illustrated after her by Addison Burbank.

$40.00

HISTORY OF THE WRITINGS OF BEATRIX POTTER
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HISTORY OF THE WRITINGS OF BEATRIX POTTER

By LINDER, LESLIE

POTTER, BEATRIX. (POTTER,BEATRIX). A HISTORY OF THE WRITINGS OF BEATRIX POTTER by Leslie Linder. London: Warne (1971 second printing). 6 1/2 x 9 1/2", polished cloth, Fine in Fine dust wrapper. 1st ed. An indispensable work on Potter with 446p. of text and reproductions plus a section to help determine first editions.

$75.00

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS BY JOHN JAMES AUDUBON FOR THE BIRDS OF

AUDUBON, JOHN. (AUDUBON,JOHN)illus. ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS BY JOHN JAMES AUDUBON FOR THE BIRDS OF AMERICA. NY: American Heritage Pub. Co. 1966. 2 volumes, 11 x 13 1/2", fine condition in publisher's slip case (case lightly worn on edges else VG+). Introduced by Marshall B. Davidson. Illustrated with 431 color plates with commentary (some fold out) which are reproduced in color for the first time from the collection at The New York Historical Society. This is a lovely copy of the original edition.

$200.00

WORLD OF EDWARD GOREY
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WORLD OF EDWARD GOREY

By ROSS, CLIFFORD

GOREY, EDWARD. (GOREY,EDWARD). THE WORLD OF EDWARD GOREY by Clifford Ross and Karen Wilkin. NY: Harry Abrams (1996). Oblong 9 1/2 x 8", cloth, near fine in dust wrapper. 1st edition. An interview with Gorey and an analysis of his art, profusely illustrated by Gorey. A very readable reference work.

$65.00

ART OF ERIC CARLE
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ART OF ERIC CARLE

CARLE, ERIC. (CARLE,ERIC). THE ART OF ERIC CARLE. NY: Philomel (1996). 9 x 11 1/4", pictorial boards, 125p., fine condition. Stated first impression. Biography, analysis of Carle's work and many reproductions. THIS COPY HAS AN ILLUSTRATED BOOKPLATE SIGNED BY CARLE.

$85.00

N.C. WYETH
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N.C. WYETH

By ALLEN

WYETH, N.C.. (WYETH,N.C.). N.C. WYETH by Douglas Allen and Douglas Allen Jr. NY: Crown (1972). 9 1/2 x 12", blue cloth, Fine condition in slightly worn VG+ dust wrapper. 1st edition. Still the definitive work on Wyeth's life and works with an excellent bibliography, biography, many color reproductions and index.

$100.00

ART OF LISBETH ZWERGER
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ART OF LISBETH ZWERGER

ZWERGER, LISBETH. ZWERGER,LISBETH. THE ART OF LISBETH ZWERGER. North South Books (1994, 4th printing 1998). 9 x 11", flexible card covers with printed acetate dust wrapper, dw slightly rubbed else fine. Annotated reproductions of a profusion of magical color illustrations by Zwerger with bibliographical material as well. Text is in English and German. THIS COPY IS SIGNED BY ZWERGER.

$90.00

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