Category: Children's


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Awisha's Carpet The Story of a Little Arab Girl. Inscribed by Martin.

By: Dahris B. Martin

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1930

Edition: First Edition

A fine stated first edition inscribed "With the very good wishes of Dahris Martin May 15, 1931." Twenty-eight plates, four of which are in color; pictorial end-papers. Blue cloth with cinnamon text. Very scarce dust jaket with large substantial to head of spine. ; 8vo ; xiii, 190. pages View more info

Buffalo Bill's Wild West. A sixty piece19th century hexahedron Puzzle.

By: [William Frederick Cody]

Price: $7,350.00

Publisher: Mcloughlin Brothers, c. 1887

Sixty individual c. 1.95 by 1.95 by 1.95 inch wooden blocks with chromolithographed images to all 360 sides. In wooden box from Grands Magasins du Louvre. Lithographs inspired by (or pirated from) A Peep at Buffalo Bill's Wild West (New York: McLoughlin Bros., 1887). Box c.14.75 x 22.25; puzzle c. 11.75 x 20 inch. Wear to block corners and an occasional block (please see and/or request images); nonetheless a remarkably complete set of twelve separate puzzles for young ... View more info

Every Child's Painting Book.

By: The Platt & Peck Co.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, The Platt & Peck Co., 1913

Front hinge beginning at head and tail. Features colored illustrations as examples, line drawings for coloring and blank pages to copy on. A small amount of pages have been drawn in or colored. Unpaginated.; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info

Farm on the Hill

By: Madeline Darrough Horn

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936

Review copy with Scribner's leaflet inside noting publication date of March 20, 1936. Fine copy and overall toned jacket.; Large 8vo ; 78 pages View more info

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Ferdinand the Bull Cut-outs from the Walt Disney Production.

By: Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson & Walt Disney

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Racine, Whitman, 1938

Edition: First Edition

Chip to lower left front wrap & loss of trim piece to rear wrap (for both of which see images), otherwise an unused copy with all twenty die-cut figures untouched.; Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info

Girl's Victorian Kindergarten Scrapbook, St. Louis, showing 28 examples of cut work, paper folding, stitching and pierce work.

By: Bertha Evans

Price: $350.00

Publisher: St Louis, 1887

Child's hardcover journal, grey cloth printed in green/black East Lake motif. Child's name and elementary school written [assumed by teacher] in pen, affixed to fly. Woven paper, quilt like design, folding patterns, white pierced animals and pattern stitched scenes. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Gordon the Goat

By: Munro Leaf

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company, 1944

Edition: First

Nicely inscribed & illustrated by Leaf (see image). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [48] pages View more info

Le Petit Prince. Avec dessins de l'auteur. (The Little Prince). True first edition. Limited to only 260 copies signed by Saint-Exupery.

By: Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Price: $19,022.00

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Hitchcock, 1943

Edition: First Edition; First

Inscription: Signed by Author

The rarest (and the only true first) edition of the Prince. Number 119 of a scant war-time limited edition of only 260 copies printed in America from the author's original French manuscript. The book was published simultaneously in an edition translated into English by Katherine Woods & limited to 525 copies but it's uncontroversial that the book was written in French and that the English translation was dictated by the publisher and certainly unread by the author who p... View more info

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Lyrics Pathetic & Humorous from A to Z

By: Dulac, Edmund

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co., 1908

corners rubbed; quarto View more info

Mickey Mouse in 'Giantland'

By: Walt Disney Studio Staff

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David Mckay Company, 1934

Edition: First Edition

Color pictorial paper-covered boards. Repair to pp.33-34. Small tears to pp. 7-16, pp.25-26, pp.37-45. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 45 pages View more info

Peter and Wendy in rare first issue jacket conspicuously priced $1.50

By: J. M. Barrie [James Matthew Barrie]

Price: $5,230.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911

Edition: First Edition; First

First American Edition, first issue (simultaneous with the London Harrap edition). The true first is distinguished by three points: 1. Scribner's seal, 2."Published October, 1911" to copyright page and (most importantly) 3. A "$1.50 net" price to the jacket's front cover (later issues priced at $2.50 on the front flap). As such copies without jackets (though still published October, 1911 & with seal) are of uncertain issuance, while those without the con... View more info

The Child's World (6 Volume Set)

By: Wilma K. McFarland, Esther M. Bjoland et al.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Child's World, Inc., 1956

Complete 6 volume set in very good condition. Includes "Stories of Childhood", "People and Great Deeds", "Plant and Animal Ways", "The World and its Wonders", "Countries and their Children" and "Guidance". Nice, clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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The Mudhen Acts Naturally

By: Allen, Merritt Parmelee

Price: $422.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green, 1955

Edition: First Edition

quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info

The Woggle-Bug Book in the rare first state.

By: L. Frank Baum

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Britton Company, 1905

Edition: First; First

Covers worn & torn, lacking fore corners; stain to title page fore-edge (all for which see images); remainder clean. "one of the most delicate and ephemeral of all Baum's publications." Bienvenue, 219 ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 48 pages View more info

Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there.

By: Lewis Carroll (C.L. Dodgson)

Price: $2,000.00

Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1872

Edition: First American; First

First American edition, first issue with the looking-glass rendering of "wade" at page 21. Scarce publisher's navy blue sand-grained cloth with bright gilt triple rule. Red Queen brightly cartouched in triple line to front cover; the disheveled White Queen to rear. Title, device and Lee & Shepard monogram to spine. A virgin blue copy in scarce condition: solid gutters and hinges; no names, repairs, restorations or sophistications. ; 12mo 5 1/4 x 7 3/8 in View more info