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ARMY & NAVY A.B.C.
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ARMY & NAVY A.B.C.

ABC. (MILITARY) ARMY & NAVY A.B.C.. Chicago: George M.Hill, no date, circa 1897. 4to (7 1/4 x 9 7/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards. Corners rubbed and some minor edge wear else near Fine. Each letter is on a separate page with text in verse, almost all of which deal with battles and people in the Spanish - American War. Text pages have half-page illustrations, opposite which is a fine full page pen and ink drawing in black and white. There is also a great chromolithographed frontispiece. Of course "R" is for Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders and "J Stands for Joy / That the Cubans now feel / To be free, and from under / The proud Spaniard's heel." A beautiful copy of a rare military ABC.

$1200.00

ROBIN BALLESTERO
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ROBIN BALLESTERO

ROBIN HOOD. ROBIN BALLESTERO. NY: D. Appleton 1891. 6 1/2 x 9", pictorial wraps, Fine condition. Very similar to McLoughlin publications of the era, this is illustrated with 4 full page chromolithographs (one is double page), brown line illustrations on every page of text and wonderful wrap around chromolithographs on front and back covers.

$125.00

VIEJA Y EL COCHINILLO [OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG]
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VIEJA Y EL COCHINILLO [OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG]

EARLY SPANISH. VIEJA Y EL COCHINILLO [OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG]. Paris: Hachette, no date, circa 1885. 12mo (5 1/4 x 7"), decorative wrpas, Fine condition. The tradional English story about the old woman and her stubborn pig is illustrated with 6 very fine full page chromolithographs. From the series Tertulias de la Infancia.

$200.00

PETER PAN I WENDY
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PETER PAN I WENDY

By BARRIE, J.M.

SALO, A.. BARRIE,J.M. PETER PAN I WENDY. Barcelona: Editorial Joventut nd ca 1930. Oblong 4to, pictorial board panels folded accordion style, some cover soil, VG+. Each side of the 12 panels is illustrated in color by A. Salo. There are 3 tab operated moveable pages so that when the tab is pulled, the illustration becomes 3 dimensional. Rare.

$1200.00

AQUI SE HABLA ESPANOL
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AQUI SE HABLA ESPANOL

POLITI, LEO. (POLITI,LEO)illus. AQUI SE HABLA ESPANOL. New York: D.C. Heath, 1942. 12mo, orange pict. cloth, sl. rubbing at spine extrems, else VG+. A Spanish reader illustrated with full and partial pager 3-tone illustrations in Politi's distinctive style.

$150.00

FIESTA EN TASCO
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FIESTA EN TASCO

By WUTHENAU, RAQUEL BEVILACQUA

WUTHENAU. MEXICAN INTEREST. FIESTA EN TASCO by Raquel Bevilacqua Wuthenau. Mexico: Editorial Fotocolor 1942. 6 1/2 x 9", cloth, Fine in slightly worn dust wrapper. 1st edition. LIMITED TO 175 NUMBERED COPIES (this not numbered). The text is printed in two columns in both English and Spanish, and features striking full and partial page hand-colored woodblock prints by the author.

$300.00

FLINTSTONES ORIGINAL ART: FRED AND BARNEY
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FLINTSTONES ORIGINAL ART: FRED AND BARNEY

By HANNA-BARBERA

HANNA BARBERA STUDIOS. FLINTSTONES [HANNA-BARBERA]. FLINTSTONES ORIGINAL ART: FRED AND BARNEY. Offered here is a fabulous watercolor circa 1965 used for a Spanish Language book about the Flintstones. Although there is no indication that this is from a Spanish book, it was purchased with other art from a Spanish edition. In Spanish, the Flintsones are known as "Los Picapiedras". When the Flintstones premiered in 1960, it became the first prime time cartoon series made specifically for TV and it is still popular today. It was also very successful in Spanish speaking countries (especially Mexico and Venzuela). The colors in this artwork are vibrant and the image makes you smile. The image measures 9 3/4 x 12" done on art board 13 x 16. Sl. finger soil on edges, near fine. This is a great image of Fred and Barney dancing in front of their house with Dino scowling in the background.

$900.00

PINOCHO EN LA LUNA

By COLLODI, CARLO

(COLLODI,CARLO). PINOCHO EN LA LUNA. Madrid:Saturnino Calleja (1935). 4to, pict. wraps, Fine. A sequel to Pinocchio wherein he takes a baloon flight to the moon and meets little green men. Illus. with bright Art Deco illus. by an unnamed artist.

$150.00

CHAPETE RETA A PINOCHO

By COLLODI, CARLO

(COLLODI,CARLO). CHAPETE RETA A PINOCHO. Madrid: Saturnino Calleja (1935). 4to, pict. wraps, fine. A sequel to Pinocchio Illus. with bright Art Deco illus. by an unnamed artist.

$150.00

TOP CAT ORIGINAL ART
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TOP CAT ORIGINAL ART

By HANNA-BARBERA

HANNA BARBERA STUDIOS. CARTOONS. (HANNA-BARBERA) TOP CAT ORIGINAL ART. Offered here is a fabulous watercolor circa 1963 used for a Spanish language book about Top Cat . Although there is no indication that this is from a Spanish book, it was purchased with other art from a Spanish edition. Top Cat is a cartoon inspired by the Phil Silvers Show and like the Flintstones, premiered as a prime time cartoon. It features a group of Manhattan alley cats. Top Cat is the leader and his cohorts are Fancy Fancy, Spook, Benny, Brain and Choo Choo. The colors in this artwork are vibrant and the image makes you smile. The image measures 9 1/2 x 12" done on art board 12 1/2 x 15. Sl. finger soil on edges, near fine. This is a great image of all of the cats in Hoagy's Alley with Top Cat trying to catch a dog.

$950.00

ABC
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ABC

ABC. (SPANISH) ABC. Barcelona: Ramon Sopena, circa 1935. 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, sl. cover soil, VG+. Printed on coated paper and illustrated in color on every page with several letters per page. Nice!

$200.00

JETSONS ORIGINAL ART
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JETSONS ORIGINAL ART

By HANNA-BARBERA

HANNA BARBERA STUDIOS. CARTOONS. (HANNA-BARBERA) JETSONS ORIGINAL ART. Offered here is a fabulous watercolor circa 1965 used for a Spanish Language book about the Jetsons. Although there is no indication that this is from a Spanish book, it was purchased with other art from a Spanish edition. In Spanish, the Jetsons are known as "Los Supersonicos." When the Flintstones premiered in 1960, it became the first prime time cartoon series made specifically for TV and it is still popular today. It was also very successful in Spanish speaking countries (especially Mexico and Venzuela). The Jetsons was the space age version of the Flintstones. The colors in this artwork are vibrant and the image makes you smile. The image measures 10 x 13" done on art board 12 x 16. Sl. finger soil on edges, near fine. This is a great image of the whole Jetson Gang - George, his wife Jane and their daughter Judy are in a space ship hovering in mid air. Their son Elroy is sitting on a cloud next to Astro the dog.

$950.00

EL REY MIDAS [THE GOLDEN TOUCH]

By DISNEY, WALT

DISNEY. DISNEY,WALT. EL REY MIDAS [THE GOLDEN TOUCH]. Rio de Janeiro: Editorial Tor (1942). 4to, pict. bds, 37p., some scuffing and paper aging else VG+. Illustrated with 2-color full page illustrations by the Disney studios. A rare Argentinian imprint and a most curious war time publication.

$250.00

STORY OF COLORS
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STORY OF COLORS

By MARCOS, SUBCOMANDANTE

DOMINGUEZ, DOMITILA. MARCOS,SUBCOMANDANTE. STORY OF COLORS. El Paso: Cinco Puntos Press, 1999. 4to, glazed pict. bds., AS NEW IN DW! 1st edition. This book by the Mexican rebel known as Subcomandante Marcos has been the focus of much controversy because the chairman of the NEA cancelled the grant that provided funding for its publication. A folktale from the jungles of Chiapas that promotes new ideas and free speech. On the inside of the front flap, Marcos is shown in full military regalia speaking to a crowd. Included are photo copies of many articles about the book and its publisher. Illustrated boldly in color on every page by Mexican folk artist Domitila Dominguez.

$100.00