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TROTTERS
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TROTTERS

By BAKER, MARGARET AND MARY

BAKER. SILHOUETTES. TROTTERS by Margaret and Mary Baker. Oxford: Basil Blackwell (1946). 4to (6 1/2 x 8 1/2"), pictorial cloth, 83p., name rubbed out from endpaper else VG+. First edition. The story about a family of pigs, illustrated with fantastic full page and in-text silhouettes.

$85.00

PIGGIE
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PIGGIE

By GATES, ELEANOR

GATES, ELEANOR. SILHOUETTES. PIGGIE by Eleanor Gates. NY: D. Appleton 1919 (1919). 8vo (5 1/4 x 7 1/2"), pictorial cloth, 331p., spine slightly faded else fine in dust wrapper (dw missing pieces at spine ends and with some archival mends). 1st edition of this unusual book about a pig. The entire book was printed from photographic plates of typewritten pages due to a strike in the printing trade. The publisher hoped that this innovation would be permanent, this being the "forerunner of the form in which all books of the future may be printed." Illustrated by the author with charming silhouettes.

$75.00

PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS
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PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS

By BAKER, MARGARET AND MARY

BAKER, MARGARET AND MARY. IRISH INTEREST. PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS by Margaret and Mary Baker. NY: Duffield and Green & Junior Lit. Guild, 1933 (1933). 8vo (6 1/2 x 9"), pictorial cloth, Fine condition. First edition, Guild edition. The story features a young Irish lad named Patsy O'Flaherty and his plan to make a fortune capturing leprechauns. Illustrated with charming full page and in-text silhouettes.

$85.00

SONGS OF THE TREES
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SONGS OF THE TREES

By ROBINSON, MARY

ROBINSON, MARY. PICTURE BOOK. THE SONGS OF THE TREES by Mary Y. Robinson. Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill (1903, October). 4to (8 3/4 x 11 1/2"), pictorial boards, light rubbing, near Fine. 1st edition. Each month of the year is represented by a different tree appropriate to the season. For each tree there is a story, a poem, a song with musical notation, and several beautiful color illustrations with silhouettes. Printed on coated paper, this is a lovely American picture book from the turn of the 19th century.

$250.00

HEI VON ALLERLEI
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HEI VON ALLERLEI

By BAILER, ADELE

BAILER, ADELE. GERMAN. HEI VON ALLERLEI verse and pictures by Adele Bailer. Leipzig: Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn (1924). Oblong 13 x 10 1/4", cloth backed white pictorial boards, small scrape on cover else near Fine. Illustrated with magnificent silhouettes by Bailer, a student of Cizek who has written the introduction. This is a great copy of a beautiful book. Heller #774.

$650.00

MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER
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MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER

By FRYER, JANE

GREENE, JULIA. FRYER,JANE EAYRE. THE MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER: ADVENTURES AMONG THE DOLL PEOPLE. Phil.: Winston (1916). 4to (7 x 9 1/4"), cloth, pictorial paste- on, a few minor margin mends else fine. One of the nicest volumes in Fryer's series and the rarest in complete condition. This teaches good little girls how to grow up to be good little house- keepers, told through the lives of a family of dolls. Illustrated with silhouettes by JULIA GREENE, and with the frontispiece plus all furniture by ALBERT MOWITZ. This copy is COMPLETE WITH ALL FURNITURE AND THE 9 PAPER DOLLS (including Lucinda a Black doll). Presented in the form of a fantasy narrative, all aspects of housekeeping are covered here, from sweeping and dusting to afternoon tea - lovingly told without preaching, and charmingly illustrated. Rare in complete condition.

$800.00

SINGING ROUND THE SEASONS
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SINGING ROUND THE SEASONS

By MENDEL, MARCELLA

SCOTT, JANET LAURA. (SCOTT,JANET LAURA)illus. SINGING ROUND THE SEASONS by Marcella Mendel. Racine: Whitman (1936). Obl. 4to, spircal backed pictorial boards, fine. Music by Freda Berla illustrated with beautiful silhouettes by Scott.

$150.00

BOBBY COON HAS A GOOD TIME

By BURGESS, THORNTON

CADY, HARRISON. BURGESS,THORNTON. BOBBY COON HAS A GOOD TIME. NY:Eggers (1928). 8vo (5 1/4 x 7"), stiff pict wraps, near Fine. Illus. by HARRISON CADY with 5 fine full page color illustrations and with silhouettes on text pages.

$90.00

BLACK & WHITE BOOK
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BLACK & WHITE BOOK

By ARNOLD, CHARLOTTE VIMONT

ARNOLD. SILHOUETTE. THE BLACK & WHITE BOOK by Charlotte Vimont Arnold. Chicago: Rand McNally (1915). Oblong 8vo, black cloth stamped in white, 32p., fine. 1st edition. A book of simple verses printed on coated paper and illustrated by the author on every page with charming silhouettes. This is the publisher's vault copy, so stamped.

$225.00

MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER
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MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER

By FRYER, JANE

GREENE, JULIA. FRYER,JANE EAYRE. THE MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER: ADVENTURES AMONG THE DOLL PEOPLE. Phil: Winston (1916). 4to (7 x 9 1/4"), cloth, pictorial paste- on, fine. One of the nicest volumes in Fryer's series and the rarest in complete condition. This teaches good little girls how to grow up to be good little house- keepers, told through the lives of a family of dolls. Illustrated with silhouettes by JULIA GREENE, and in color with the frontispiece plus all furniture by ALBERT MOWITZ. This copy is COMPLETE WITH ALL FURNITURE AND THE 9 PAPER DOLLS (including Lucinda a Black doll). Presented in the form of a fantasy narrative, all aspects of housekeeping are covered here, from sweeping and dusting to afternoon tea - lovingly told without preaching, and charmingly illustrated. Copies like this are rare.

$825.00

CAP THAT MOTHER MADE
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CAP THAT MOTHER MADE

By HUBBARD, ELEANORE

HUBBARD, ELEANORE. VOLLAND. CAP THAT MOTHER MADE by Eleanore Hubbard. Chic: Volland (1928). Slim 12mo, pict. bds, some spine and edge rubbing, else VG in chipped dw. A Volland Read Me A Story book, illustrated by the author with beautiful color illustrations as well as lovely silhouettes. An uncommon Volland title.

$125.00

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

By CARROLL, LEWIS

GREENE, JULIA. CARROLL,LEWIS. (GREENE) ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. NY: Cupples & Leon (1917). 4to, cloth backed pict. bds, 124p., paper aging and frist leaves reattached at hinge else near fine in partial dw. A unique ed. of Alice illustrated by JULIA GREENE with SILHOUETTES and with 1 of 4 cut-out sheets of figures. WMGC 448. An interesting edition.

$125.00