Children's Literature from White Fox Rare Books and Antiques

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How Georgie Helped

by Burton, Elizabeth Roberts

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White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Condition
Very Good Minus
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$65.00

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Wraps. Very Good Minus. Scarce, with possibly just one copy located on OCLC (but if so, a different edtion and mix of material). N.d., circa 1890. N.p. Miniature, 68 by 53 mm. 8 pp., plus wraps. Moralistic tale of diligent boy and his leadership skills shown when taking care of his younger siblings. … Read more
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$65.00
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[Trade Catalogue] Lionel Electric Trains Model Railroads Accessories

by Unknown

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White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Published
1930
Condition
Good Plus
Item Price
$275.00

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New York: The Lionel Corporation, 1930. Wraps. Good Plus. Oblong, 21.5 by 29 cm. 48 pp. Toy train sets and their accessories, with bright color throughout -- most everything is rendered in color, with a few black and white drawings and photographs. The models jump out from the page, with their bold colors and graphics.… Read more
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The Victor for Every Day in the Week $10 to $100

by Anon

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White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$100.00

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Camden, NJ: The Victor Talking Machine Co.. Wraps. Very Good. Long before cereal commercials on T.V., advertising directed at children! N.d., circa 1904. (Reference to the favorite hymns of President McKinley, who was by then deceased, but also Caruso, who appears to have first recorded for the company in 1904.) 12mo. 12.5 by 9… Read more
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$100.00
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Une Promenade

by Anon

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White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$40.00

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Wraps. Very Good. N.d., circa 1890. 16mo. 17 by 11. 12 pp., plus wraps. Six charming color plates accompanying the story set, it would seem, in the Norman countryside, with a windmill -- a real and a toy one, clogs, etc.
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His Feet's Too Beeg for de Bed!!

by Marilyn McGaughey, illustrator

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White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$200.00

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Very Good. N.d., circa 1940. 9 page story. The story is told in quasi-black dialect, and there is probably a racist dimension to the story involving a black family, although the author may not have had an invidious intent at the time. While the illustrations are a bit crude, and possibly deliberately so, the author does… Read more
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$200.00