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BABY'S RED LETTER DAYS

By Smith, Jesse Wilcox

Syracuse, NY: Jones Food Co. VG softcover book. Title page in 2 colors, orange framed black.. [1901]. 1st edition.. Hardcover.. VG softcover book. Sewn binding. Per Nudelman's JWS biblio: 1st published in 1901, the 1906 had a 3 color title page. . Weak binding, reinforced with archival tissue. Stiff cardboard covers. Edgeworn. Dime size stain on front cover, rubbed & stained rear cover. Marian Florence Colburn book from her beath in 1907 to her 1923 death. About half the pages are neatly filled out by the mother. Penultimate entry by the father, dated Sept 9, 1912. Last entry, by mother, reads "Marion F Colburn died August 6, 1923". A very early Smith work. .

$40.00

THE CHILDREN'S LAMP
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THE CHILDREN'S LAMP

By Hill, Margaret Livingston

Phila: David McKay. NEAR FINE book, no DJ. Tips & spine ends with minor wear.. (1932). Hardcover.. NEAR FINE book, no DJ. FINE inside BUT: 1" foxing spot inside cover & first three leaves. FINE front cover paper label. . Unpaginated but about 50 pages. Foreword by Grace Livingston Hill. Format is page of text facing page of color illustrations & lettering. Artwork by W.S. .

$30.00

The PICTURE and RHYME BOOK

By Peat, Fern Bisel

Akron, OH: Saalfield. NEAR FINE book. No DJ. "2409 Cloth-like" on lower cover corner.. 1941. 1st edition. Softcover. NEAR FINE book. Flawless colors. Spine with few quarter size damp stain spots. Spine ends with minor wear. Folio, 16 pages. .

$20.00

ALPHABET

By Rabier, Benjamin

Paris: Librarie Garnier Freres. VG book, no DJ. Every other page a full page color illus.. (1925). Hardcover.. VG book, no DJ. IN FRENCH. Cloth spine. Paper boards. Edgeworn. "15" crayoned on fep upper corner. Text margins lightly aged. . Very attractive front cover of child, flanked by a dog & cat, reading this book. Bright text & illus. 4to, (44)pp. .

$38.00

YOU'RE ONLY OLD ONCE!
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YOU'RE ONLY OLD ONCE!

By Seuss, Dr

NY: Random House. FINE book & DJ. DJ extrems with few tiny creases.. (1986). 1st edition.. Hardcover.. FINE book, FINE DJ(in Brodart). Flawless. Number line starts with "1" & DJ $9.95 price. DJ a bright white, no soiled spots. . 11"x8", 45 to 50 unnumbered pages, depending on which pages are counted. This book is a first edition with the unusual (for Ramdom House) number line of 1234567890. Starting the number line with a "1" was normally only done by Random House for 11th, 21st, 31st, etc. printings. Random House firsts normally read "first edition/234567890". The second printing would drop the words and the number line would read "234567890". DJ extrems with a few tiny creases but no wear, not so much as even a 1/10" closed tear. .

$100.00

GRANDFATHER FROG STAYS IN THE SMILING POOL
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GRANDFATHER FROG STAYS IN THE SMILING POOL

By Burgess, Thornton W.

NY: Eggers. VG+ book. Spine torn about half way. Lower cover rubbed, stained. (1922) (1914cp). Early edition. Softcover.. VG+ book. Stapled softcover. Bright & clean as new. 4 full page color plates, 1 b/w, 6 ion text b/w. Minor edgewear. 8vo, (12)pp .

$20.00

THE TEDDY BEARS GO FISHING
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THE TEDDY BEARS GO FISHING

By Towne, Robert D.

Chicago: Reilly & Britton Co. VG book. Sieber cover design & decoration. Square 8vo, (16)pp.. (1907). 1st edition. Hardcover. VG book, no DJ, as issued. Bright colors, in & out. NEAR FINE inside. Edges & extrems with minor wear. Spine paper worn off. . Inked gift note. Tiny stain on half title, else FINE inside. First & last leaves loose, now reattached with archival tissue. Most spine paper worn away, other edges with minor wear. .

$20.00

PETER RABBIT and the TWO TERRIBLE FOXES

By Almond, Linda Stevens

Phila: Altemus. (1925). Hardcover. VG book, no DJ. .

$30.00