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The Golden Age

By Grahame, Kenneth

New York: Beaufort Books Black and white full page and textcuts by Parrish. CR 1983 by Paul Harris Publishers, this is the first Beaufort Books edition. There is a wealth of recollections and childhood remembrances in this book with the presentation of four children who are distinct in character; their adventures are exciting and the narrative is straight forward and swift.. Hard Cover.


Brother Eagle, Sister Sky

By Jeffers, Susan

New York: Dial Press A message from Chief Seattle. Paintings by Jeffers. CR 1991, oversized book, dust jacket has many tears otherwise covers and content good+. 24 pages, unpaginated. A Suquamish Indian, Chief Seattle describes his people's respect and love for the earth and concern for its destruction. Previous owner's name on dust jacket flap and top of first pastedown.. Seventh Printing. Hard Cover.


The Pedlar of Dust Sticks

By Follen, Mrs

Published by Whittemore, Niles & Hall, Boston, 1856, entered 1855, 94 pages with 1 page ad. Foxing, blue scuffed embossed covers, all good+. Illustrated by Billings. #3 in series of Mrs. Follen's Twilight Stories. Childrens, miscellaneous.. Hard Cover.


Mazli - A Story of The Swiss Valleys

By Spyri, Johanna

Published by Lippincott, CR 1921, 3rd impression, 320 pages. Red decorated covers, spine and top of front cover faded, overall good. Translated by Elisabeth Stark, illustrated in color by Maria L. Kirk. Fiction. children's fiction, ju venile fiction.. Hard Cover.


Story of a Nodding Donkey

By Hope, Laura Lee

Published by Grosset & Dunlap, CR 1921, "Make Believe Stories", illustrated by Harry L. Smith. Illustrated w/picture on front cover. Top of spine has tears, spine loose in back, but good. fiction, children's books.. Hard Cover.


The First Lesson Drawing Book

By Gabriel, Sam and sons

Printed in Germany for Sam Gabriel & Sons, this is #821 with 6 kinds of different drawing lessons ( I have only 4), in original illustrated box. Each booklet has color covers and inside are examples t o draw and a blank page to use - some are drawn in with pencil. All good+ condition. Americana, games, drawing, art.. Slipcase & Dust Jackets, HC.


Woodland Tales

By Seton, Ernest T

New York: Doubleday Doran Title date 1930, CR 1905 to 1921, 235 pages. 100 drawings byb Seton. These Mother Carey tales are for children of all ages who have not outgrown their delight of a fairy tale. Not all are fairy tales - also things to see, to do, places to go, things to know and remember. Blue covers, all good+ condition.. Hard Cover.


Captain January

By Richards, Laura E

Published by Estes & Lauriat, 40th Thousand, CR 1890, 64 pages, title date 1893. Blue with white illustrated spine and front cover, slight soil. Front endpapers have been torn out, slight foxing. This book was the basis for the movie with Shirley Temple. Fiction, children's books, juvenile books.. Hard Cover.


The Story Book of Houses

By Petersham, Maud and Miska

Published by John C. Winston, CR 1933, CR 1933 with 31 pages. Color illustrations by Petershams. Blue covers with black lettering and picture pasted on front cover of tepees. All good+. Fiction, children's books, illustrated books, juvenile books, misc ellaneous.. HARD COVER.


At The Back of the North Wind

By MacDonald, George

Published by Lippincott, CR 1909, 12th impression, 352 pages. Illustrated red covers with 2 children on it, illustrated endpapers. Ink inscription on front endpapers. Slight split in paper hinge back and front inside. Color illustrati ons (12) by Maria Kirk. Miscellaneous, children's books, fiction.. Hard Cover.



By Spyri, Johanna

Published by Lippincott, CR 1924, 4th impression, 216 pages. Red decorated covers, spine and front cover has black dots, with a white spot at bottom corner, o/w good+. Translated by Elisabeth Stark, color illustrations by Maria L. Kir k. Front endpps out, foxing, ink spot on back spine bottom. Fiction, Juvenile, childrens, fiction. Hard Cover.


Tales From Shakespeare

By Lamb, Charles and Mary

Published by Houghton Mifflin, CR 1894, 306 pages with pronunciation vocabulary. Small book, green with gold and black illustrated covers. Eight black and white illustrations. Children's books, juvenile, shakespeare.. Hard Cover.


The Cocky Cocker Book

By Dodd, Ruth and Loring

Published by Bruce Humphries, Boston, CR 1934, 85 pages. Cream covers showing slight soil, overall good+. Illustrated endpapers with dog cartoons by Loring Dodd. A Cur-tail-ed History of Li'l' Miss Muffet with handwritten dedication "For Polly and Jonathan - Cape Cod - July Nineteen Forty Three from Toby Jug". Sketches of Miss Muffett are from 12 weeks old to 2 years old. Miscellaneous, Children's books, dogs, dog stories, juvenile books.. Hard Cover.


The Adventures of Pinocchio
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The Adventures of Pinocchio

By Collodi, Carlo

The Around The World Treasures series - Italy. Translated by June McIntyre. Published by Franklin Watts, CR 1959, stated 1st printing, 224 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped and has slight curling ar ound the edges, overall good+. Pictures by Charles Mozley, black & white and color. Illustrated endpapers. Red decorated w/gold covers. juvenile, young readers, children's stories.. Hard Cover.