Category: collectible children's books


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5 Bedtime Stories ( A Big Golden Book)

By: none stated

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Golden Press, 1957

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Large format Golden, foil bound spine, some peeling to laminated boards at edges, general edge and corner wear. PON on "Belongs Too" space inside front cover. Clean and tight no other marks. View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis (Illustrated by Gwynedd Hudson)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co, 1922

Edition: Later Printing

Blue cloth boards, front board and spine worn tan, black ink illustration on front cover mostly worn off, the boards heavily worn and loose to block. 1922 with HUdson plates present, previous owner and gift inscription to ffep, that and front cover pulled loose from first signature and help on to spine. ; 8vo View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus, 1897

Edition: Reprint

Red cloth frontal pastedown, heavy edge and corner wear, loose signatures. 2 plates missing - Frontispiece of Alice and the last, priced accordingly. ; 8vo View more info


By: Abouzeid, Chris

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile, 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Crisp, clean, tight and appearing unread. Light shelf wear only, protected in an acid free mylar cover ; 1.34 x 8.35 x 5.35 Inches; 336 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Animals I Like (A Pere Castor Book)

By: Louv'a (Illustrated by H. Guertik)

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Artists and Writers Guild, Inc., 1935

Edition: First Edition

Color Illustrated wraps show some soiling, edge and corner wear. Rear cover is lightly creased from top to bottom across center, cover finish not broken but crease noticeable. Stapled pages and cover fully intact. View more info

Big Animals (With Paintings by Diana Thorne)

By: Knecht, Klara E.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Saalfield, 1937

Edition: First Edition

A large format saddle stapled pictorial children's book in woven paper with beautiful color paintings. Modest edge and corner wear, corners show light creasing and overall a few small closed tears. Heavy wear to saddle of spine. # 2155 in the Saalfield Line. Each page is suitable for framing but that would be a crime as this book is so delightful! View more info

Bobby Beaver

By: Wheeler, Susan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Springfield Mass., Mcloughlin Brothers, 1945

Edition: First Edition

Illustrated by Sari. Clean bright and tight. No Marks within! Beautiful color illustrations and many b/w drawings. Color pictorial boards do show some light rubbing, edge and corner wear with a scratch or two to finish, some wear at spine head and foot. Image by request. Overall a VERY NICE copy for a vintage children's book! View more info

Bobby Coon's Mistake

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Platt & Munk, Publishers, 1940

Edition: Reprint

Illustrated by Harrison Cady. This short story is in colored wraps and shows only light shelf wear. Color and greytone illustrations throughout. Clean and unmarked, a nicely published, solidly bound copy better than graded. View more info

Bold Robin Hood and His Outlaw Band, Their Famous Exploits In Sherwood Forest.

By: Rhead, Louis (Penned And Pictured)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, 1912

Black cloth boards with full color pastedown on front cover. Worn and darkened gilt spinal titles. Publisher's "C-A" on copyright page. Previous owner's name and date on third blank page, robin hood sticker inside front cover and newspaper clipping pasted down on front free endpaper. Modest but light shelf and edge wear, some spotting scattered throughout but otherwise clean and tight - a well cared for collectible children's book from the early 20th century! View more info

Christmas In Switzerland The Forest Fairy

By: Hugessen, E.H.K.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Dana Estes & Company, 1896

Edition: First Edition

Green cloth spine, worn at extremities, lighter green finished boards w/ pasted down color illustration of swiss girl in costume Lower left corner pealed fand some small chips) and gilt titles (some wear), showing edge/corner wear - corners showing boards through finish, bumped. Front endpaper removed, threads showing at top of front hinge - rear solid and tight. Evenly tanned pages, delightful sepia tone line drawings. Period Booksellers label partially removed form in... View more info


By: Chapin, Mary K.

Price: $9.79

Publisher: Whitman, 1940

Edition: First Edition

Color Illustrated Wrappers surround a 24 page book with b/w photos detailing Coal. Modest edge/corner wear, all pages and stapled wraps fully intact. Both front & rear lower cover corners have 3/4 diagonal creases. Otherwise a very nice solid wartime book! View more info

Country Angel Christmas

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile, 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

a clean tight Flatsigned copy showing light edge and corner wear to jacket; 0.3 x 10.7 x 10.6 Inches; 32 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Exploring Space (Ladybird 'Achievement' Book Series 601)

By: Worvill, Roy

Price: $7.79

Publisher: Wills & Hepworth Ltd., 1964

Edition: First Edition

Illustrated by B. Knight, this small children's book has a colorful pair of boards surround crisp clean tight pages. Appears unread and has moderately bumped lower corners and lightly bumped upper corners with light edge wear to finish as only defects. View more info

Fifteen Days In The Air (An Andy Lane Story)

By: Adams, Eustace L.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, 1928

Edition: First Edition

Medium blue boards with orange titles, dark blue profile of biplane. NO DJ. Several small stains on covers, gently bumped boards w/ some wear to edges and corners. Head/foot of spine gently rolled. Hinges intact, though w slight play, inscription on ffep. A solid presentable copy overall. View more info

Four Aces

By: Burtis, Thomson

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, 1932

Edition: First Edition

Lime green boards w navy titles. NO DJ. Boards slightly rubbed, corners gently bumped and light edge.corner/shelf wear. Head/Foot of spine gently rolled. Inscription on half title page, erased inscription on ffep. Hinges tight clean and a very nice copy overall. View more info