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Twenty Little Pets from Everywhere

By: Ditmars, Raymond L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Julian Messner, Inc: 1943

Seller ID: CS00340

Condition: Good


Tan paper with green titles, 4to, 63 pages, beautifully illustrated by Helene L. Ditmars throughout; head of spine is repaired with tape, moisture damage to rear bottom corner resulting is discoloration and bumps, "from Dale' written by a youngster on front free end paper, first gathering of binding loose. Despite the few cosmetic issues with the boards, a whimsical jungle complete with flora and fauna is hidden between the covers. View more info

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An ABC of Fashionable Animals

By: Edens, Cooper; Day, Alexandra; Poltarnees, Welleran

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Diego, Green Tiger Press, Inc: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00349

ISBN: 0881381225

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper covers, 4to, not paginated, illustrated on every page; an excellent copy, boards are very lightly rubbed. An encyclopedia of dressed animals, many such examples are from children's book illustrations. View more info

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Copy-Kitten

By: Evers, Helen and Alf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Rand McNally & Company: 1938

Seller ID: CS00188

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paper, 7.5 X 6.5 inches, unpaginated; spine is worn and sunned, pages are toned with no markings, small chip or adhesive mark to rear endpapers, binding is sound; dust jacket is worn with shadow from tape to head and tail of front cover, creased, with closed tears and chips along extremities, creased in places. View more info

Little Peachling and Other Tales of Old Japan

By: Faulkner, Georgene

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Wise-Parslow Company: 1928

Seller ID: CS00528

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with red illustration and blue titles, 8vo, 91 pages, illustrated by Frederick Richardson throughout, pictorial endpapers; a well kept copy. A beautifully illustrated collection of Japanese folk tales. View more info

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The Further Adventures of the Little Mouse Trapped in a Book

By: Felix, Monique

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Switzerland, The Green Tiger Press: 1983

Seller ID: CS00067

ISBN: 0881380091

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inscription on front free end paper. View more info

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The Story of Ping

By: Flack, Marjorie; Wiese, Kurt

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001140

Condition: Very Good


4to, unpaginated; illustrated paper boards backed in black cloth, boards edge worn, price clipped dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at spine ends. An attractive copy. Marjorie Flack collaborated with Kurt Wiese to illustrate The Story About Ping because she had no experience with Chinese culture and Wiese had lived in Japan. The collaboration was a success, and Ping became a popular favorite, in part because it was featured on the television show, Captain Kangaroo. View more info

On the Road to Make-Believe

By: Forster, Frederick J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1924

Seller ID: CS00522

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with pictorial paper paste down, gilt titles on spine, folio, not paginated, illustrated in color by Uldene Trippe, illustrated endpapers; previous owner's name on half title page. Whimsically illustrated classic children's literature, would make a lovely present. View more info

Dimples and Cock Sure

By: Fraser, Phyllis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1946

Seller ID: CS00364

Condition: Very Good


Floral paper, 4to, 30 pages; a very well kept copy; dust jacket shows signs of wear with dust soiling to creases, two tape repairs to interior of spine, small chips to extremities, now in mylar cover. A very cute copy of this illustrate-yourself- children's book. View more info

Happy Birthday

By: Gay, Zhenya; Crespi, Pachita

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1939

Seller ID: CS00585

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paper boards backed in red cloth, oblong 12mo, not paginated, illustrations on each page; a well kept copy; spine of dust jacket faintly sunned, now protected in mylar cover. A sweet vintage copy illustrated in black and red; a story of students and their pets throwing a birthday circus celebration for their beloved teacher. View more info

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Naughty Nancy

By: Goodall, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00064

Condition: Very Good


Oblong, 5 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches, not paginated; boards very lightly soiled, shelf ding with small crack on bottom edge of front board, dust jacket is price clipped and worn. A wonderful story about a mischievous flower girl told through richly illustrated pages and no words, including half pages which reveal even more depth to the tale. View more info

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Raggedy Andy Goes Sailing

By: Gruelle, Johnny

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, MA, McLoughlin Bros., Inc.: 1941

Seller ID: CS00063

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated boards, not paginated. No dust jacket. View more info

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Mother Goose Picture Book

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mineola, NY, Calla Editions: 2014

Seller ID: MH00076

ISBN: 1606600540

Condition: Fine


First Calla edition, an unabridged republication of the original edition published by Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, 1930. 152 pages, beautifully illustrated throughout in black and white and color; blue cloth boards with illustrations and titling in silver, color illustrations on end papers, dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve. A very attractive reproduction of a classic book for children. View more info

Billy Butter

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00512

Condition: Very Good


First edition, mustard cloth with black illustration and titles, oblong 8vo, 92 pages, illustrated in black and white and color illustrations throughout, inscribed by Berta and Elmer Hader on first page; fore edge of cover board has a small bump, page 18 has one inch tear, bookseller's stamp on rear paste down. View more info

Midget and Bridget

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00513

Condition: Very Good


First edition, orange cloth with black titles and decorations, oblong 8vo, 90 pages, color and black and white illustrations throughout, inscribed by Berta and Elmer Hader on title page; wear to spine, very endearing homemade library card and pocket adhered to rear paste down. Title page reads, "two little burros for Lydia's children", and copyright page shows an illustration of author Elmer leading burro with pack, and author Berta following behind on a second burro. A sweet, vintage copy. View more info

Jamaica Johnny

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00514

Condition: Very Good


First edition, green cloth with black titles and illustration, 8vo, 90 pages, color and black and white illustrations throughout; small discoloration to fore edge of cover board, bookseller's sticker on front paste down, beautiful pictorial endpapers; dust jacket is worn and dust soiled, now protected in mylar cover. The story of little Jamaican boy Johnny and his many pets, set against the colorful tropical background of the Caribbean. View more info

The Friendly Phoebe

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00515

Condition: Very Good


First edition, green cloth with black titles and illustration, 8vo, 45 pages, color and black and white illustrations throughout; previous owner's name on front free endpaper, a well kept copy; dust jacket is now protected in mylar. A sweet vintage edition of the story of Phoebe, an injured song bird who is rescued by Mr. and Mrs. McGinty and becomes a member of the family . View more info

The Big Snow

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1948

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00524

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with snowflakes on front cover, Caldecott sticker on front panel, 4to, not paginated, illustrated throughout, inscribed by Berta and Elmer Hader on verso of front free endpaper; dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities and a tiny closed tear to front bottom edge, small chip out at head of spine, dust jacket in mylar. View more info

The Picture Book of Travel

By: Hader, Berta; Hader, Elmer

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00525

Condition: Very Good


First edition, pictorial orange cloth with black titles, 4to, 63 pages, wonderfully illustrated throughout, pictorial endpapers; illustrations are bright and text is unmarked; dust jacket dust soiled with a two inch closed tear to tail of spine, now protected in mylar. A beautiful first edition with stunning (and educational!) illustrations depicting our world. View more info

White Stallion of Lipizza

By: Henry, Marguerite

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rand McNally: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000544

Condition: Very Good


First printing stated. Pictorial boards are clean and bright with chipping and scuffing at edges and corners. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. Pictorial end papers. 116 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white with full color two page illustration at center. View more info

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Elephant Twins

By: Hogan, Inez

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1936

Seller ID: CS00183

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paper boards, 8 X 6 inches, unpaginated, black and white illustrations throughout; Boards are bright and clean with slight evidence of wear to spine, pages are unmarked, binding is tight; dust jacket dust soiled, with wear concentrated to spine and extremities, two small closed tears and two chips. A sweet story of twin elephants and their monkey and giraffe friends, as the dust jacket says, "no child under eight should be without this book. View more info