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JACK THE GIANT-KILLER AND RUMPEL-STILT-SKIN, BATES, KATHARINE LEE
1 BATES, KATHARINE LEE JACK THE GIANT-KILLER AND RUMPEL-STILT-SKIN
CHICAGO RAND MCNALLY & CO 1937 1ST PRINTING Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6' - 7' tall PRICE, MARGARET EVANS 
#233 of this Rand McNally Series from the 30' and 40's. Bright color wrapped front picture board that covers the spine and then plain blue back cover. Covers are clean. Slight rubs on the top/bottom spine and the 4 corners. Plain endpapers, right front endpaper has the owners name sticker and personal library number. Book is fron the estate of a retire school teacher and she marked all her books in this fashion. 63 pages, all clean and tight and color and black/white illustrations throughout. Very nice. copyright page has the Rand McNally publication code CS4-37 at the bottom right hand corner, plus the 1937 date at the top of the copyright page. No other edition printings. Very nice picture book with two of the classic fairy tales. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS, BROTHERS GRIMM
2 BROTHERS GRIMM SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS
CHICAGO RAND MCNALLY & CO 1937 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5 LIVINGS, BESS 
# 239 in this series for young children. Bright color front cover with normal wearing along all edges. Back cover is plain blue and has some scuffing from shelf wear. Endpapers are plain, left front one has owners name sticker. All pages are clean and tight. Beautiful color and b/w illustrations throughout. Great edition to this early series. Book is in a mylar slipcover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN, BROWNING, ROBERT
3 BROWNING, ROBERT THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN
RAND MCNALLY & CO 1937 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 DUNLAP, HOPE 
Beautiful edition of this classic tale. Book is green cloth with paste-on color picture on front cover. There is some scuff marks on the front cover picture; colors are bright; Endpapers are pictorial and were originally done in 1910 by illustrator; copyright page shows 1st edition in 1910 by this publisher and this edition is stated as 1937. Magnificent color and b/w illustrations throughout; very slight wearing on the top/bottom spine and 4 corners; covers are clean; all pages are clean and tight. Terrific edition for your young reader. Book is in mylar protective slipcover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES, COX, PALMER
4 COX, PALMER BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES
CHICAGO M.A.DONOHUE & CO. Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 VARIOUS 
Book is green cloth with impressed color picture on front cover; top/bottom spine and 4 corners are slightly rolled and rubbed from shelf wearing;covers are clean; endpapers are plain paper; b/w illustrations throughout; 320 pages, all clean and tight. Nice stories and the stories told in prose are by E. Veale, the Fairy Tale Authoress. Book is in mylar protective cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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RHYMES FOR KINDLY CHILDREN, FAIRMONT, EHTEL
5 FAIRMONT, EHTEL RHYMES FOR KINDLY CHILDREN
NEW YORK WISE-PARSLOW CO 1937 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Remainder 4to - over 9' - 12' tall GRUELLE, JOHNNY 
The most charming illustrations in color throughout by Johnny Gruelle, author of the Raggedy Ann series. Hard to find book with just his illustrations. This author put together wonderful rhymes and poetry. The endpapers are colored illustrations on a black flowered background. Book is very good, with normal wearing of the cloth along the edges of the spine and the top/bottom spine are slightly bent. Four corners are good with a touch of rubbing. All pages are clean and tight. Very nice edition for your collection. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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THE WHITE ELEPHANT AND OTHER TALES FROM INDIA, FAULKNER, GEORGENE
6 FAULKNER, GEORGENE THE WHITE ELEPHANT AND OTHER TALES FROM INDIA
NEW YORK WISE-PARSLOW CO 1929 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Remainder 4to - over 9' - 12' tall RICHARDSON, FREDERICK 
This is a Rainbow edition by this publishing company. These Inidan legends are retold by the author as stated on the title page. This author called herself the ' Story Lady '. Beautiful colored endpapers of various animals of Inda on a black background in a floral border. The color illustrations are bordered much the same way. Like a tapestry. See scan. All the stories are complete, except, sadly to say, the ' Kingdom of Mouseland'. The color picture illustrations are there but page 41/42 is missing. the story starts on page 35 and ends on page 49. page 39/40 have been repaired on the edge by the binding and the outer edge. All other pages are perfect and no writing or repairs. The book is tight and clean. Spine little faded, from shelfwear and top/bottom spine showing slight beginning of fraying. Four corners, little rubbed. Covers are very nice, see scan. Very hard book to fine and considered rare among children's books. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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CHILDREN'S BLUE BIRD, MAETERLINCK, MADAME MAURICE
7 MAETERLINCK, MADAME MAURICE CHILDREN'S BLUE BIRD
NEW YORK DODD, MEAD & CO. 1926 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Remainder 6.5X8.5 PAUS, HERBERT 
This author is also know as Georgette LeBlanc. This book was translated by Alexander Teixeira De Mattos and illustrated by Herbert Paus. There is are lovely color plate frontpiece and numerous double-sided illustration throughout , blue on white. There is a paste on color picture on the front cover. Pages ( 182 ) are all clean and tight. Book is VG and has the top/bottom spine slightly bent. as are the 4 corners, from shelf wear. Front cover has a color picture paste-on and the title and authors name in gold lettering, as is on the spine. Wonderful, hard to find children's story. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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THE RICH MAN AND THE SINGER- FOLK TALES FROM ETHIOPIA, MESFIN HABTE-MARIAM
8 MESFIN HABTE-MARIAM THE RICH MAN AND THE SINGER- FOLK TALES FROM ETHIOPIA
NEW YORK E.P.DUTTON & CO. 1971 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Ex-Library 4to - over 9 PRICE, CHRISTINE 
Book is green cloth with Ethipoian animal figurine in black on front cover, back cover is plain. Covers are bright and clean. Endpapers are plain paper orange and right front has library checkout card glued and back endpapers are clean, no stamps or checkout card. All pages clean and tight and have beautiful b/w illustrations on each page. On the side edge of pages there is a stamp of the library, Jacket is in a mylar protective lipcover and is ver nice with no wearing. Book was edited and illustrated by Christine Price, an author who has written many children's books like Made in Ancient Egypt and Made in Ancient Greece. Her drawings are from Ethiopian art. Very interesting stories. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, MONTRESOR, BENI
9 MONTRESOR, BENI LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
NEW YORK DOUBLEDAY & CO 1991 0-385-4123-4 First Edition Pictorial Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9 AUTHOR 
This book is like new as is the jacket. Introduction by Luciano Pavarotti. Translated from the French by George Martin.. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are VG. All pages are tight and clean and are a high gloss type paper. Beautiful illustrations. Jacket is in a mylar slipcover and is like new. This is the true tale of Little Red Riding Hood and she is not saved by the hunter. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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THE ADVENTURES OF A BROWNIE, MULOCK, DINAH MARIA
10 MULOCK, DINAH MARIA THE ADVENTURES OF A BROWNIE
NEW YORK BARSE & CO Hard Cover Good No Jacket Remainder 12mo - over 6' - 7' tall HOFSTEN, HUGO VON 
This book is one of the ' Pleasant Hour Series'. 5 color plate illustrations, including the frontpiece. The frontpiece has been repaired, and the print on page 15, has clear tape on the inside edge and along the bottom edge, where there were a slight tear. The picture itself, has No repair. 48 pages to the story and then 8 pages of advertisments of other books by this publisher. Book is red cloth with a color picture front. Top/bottom spine rubbed and beginning to fray, very slightly, as are the 4 corners. Nice color picture paste on front cover of the brownie and black cat looking on. See scan. Back cover has tiny little bit of soiling. Pages are godd but not of the best quality paper that I have seen on other books by this publisher. There was no date of this printing but I judge it to be in the 20's. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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OLD KING COLE AND OTHER MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES, N/A
11 N/A OLD KING COLE AND OTHER MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES
CHICAGO RAND MCNALLY & CO 1934 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5 N/A 
# 130 in this early series by this publisher. Color and bright front with normal wearing along the two edges, 4 corners are good; Top/bottom spine rubbed, bottom spine does have a small chip. Back cover is plain red and has some scuffing and wearing along the top/bottom edges. Terrific edition for your young reader. Book is in a mylar slipcover. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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THE PIPED PIPER AND THE 7 WONDERFUL CATS, N/A
12 N/A THE PIPED PIPER AND THE 7 WONDERFUL CATS
CHICAGO RAND MCNALLY & CO 1934 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5 PRICE, MARGARET EVANS 
#128 in this series by the publisher. Book is orange/red background with color front picture, Edges, top/bottom spine and 4 corners are slightly rubbed. Back cover plain red/orange and has some slight scuffing. Book is in mylar slipcover. Endpapers are plain. Pages all clean and tight and have bright colored illustrations. Great edition to this series. Book is in a mylar slipcover. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES, VARIOUS
13 VARIOUS MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES
NEW YORK ARIEL BOOKS/ ALFRED A. KNOPF 1986 0394536991 / 9780394536996 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 ATKINSON, ALLEN 
This book is blue cloth with gold lettering on front cover with Mother Goose in gold; spine lettering is also in gold. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are VG. Pictorial end papers and colors are brillant. Pages are high gloss type and the illustrations are all color. Stunning, 87 pages are all clean and tight. Great edition and book is in mylar slipcover for protection. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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CINDERELLA, WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
14 WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS CINDERELLA
NEW YORK RANDOM HOUSE 1974 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 WALT DISNEY STUDIOS 
Disney's Wonderful World of Reading Book Club Edition of this classic fairy tale. Pictorial front cover with back cover having a synopsis of this series by Disney. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners, very slightly rubbed from shelf wear. endpapers are pictorial, all pages, clean and tight and illustrations are right from the movie. Very bright and colorful. Great edition of this series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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WALT DISNEY'S FANTASYLAND, WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
15 WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS WALT DISNEY'S FANTASYLAND
NEW YORK GOLDEN PRESS 1965 Pictorial Cover Fair No Jacket 4to - over 9 WALT DISNEY STUDIOS 
One of many publications of stories from the Disney Studios. Book is green cloth ( Snow White cameo ) boards with red binding; top/bottom spine and 4 corners are rubbed and cardboard can be seen; pages are clean and tight but also are slightly warped. I think that the book had gotten wet at sometime; endpapers are pictorial; title page has some crayon, but none of the text pages have any marks; table of contents: THE SLEEPING BEAUTY; PINOCCHIO; PETER AND THE WOLF; GRANDPA BUNNY; BONGO; SNOW WHITE AND THE 7 DWARFS; DUMBO OF THE CIRCUS; MOTHER GOOSE; THE THREE LITTLE PIGS; CINDERELLA; THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE; THE GRASSHOPPER AND THE AUNTS; THE UGLY DUCKLING; THE BRAVE LITTLE TAILOR; BABES IN TOYLAND. Very nice collection of stories for your young one. Book is in mylar protective slipcover. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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ANIMAL STORIES, WALTER DE LA MARE
16 WALTER DE LA MARE ANIMAL STORIES
NEW YORK SCRIBNER & SONS 1940 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Remainder 6.5X8.5' 
This is a wonderful collection of various animal stories and poems. All illustration are pen and ink drawings. There is a long introduction by the author explaining the origins of a lot of the tales. Book is tight and clean, orange in color with a drawing of a pharoh hound on front. Contens are listed as stories and rhymes. Pages, 419. Clean and tight and edges are uncut. On copyright page, the ' A ' is present for the 1st edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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PETER PAN, WILSON, PHOEBE
17 WILSON, PHOEBE PETER PAN
NEW YORK GROSSET & DUNLOP 1975 0448021374 / 9780448021379 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 WOOD, RUTH 
#2197 in this collection of classic children's tales. Pictorial boards; slight rubbing on the 4 corners and top/bottom spine; endpapers are plain with inscription, neatly in ink on the right fron endpaper that is also the 1st title page; b/w and color illustrations throughout; pages clean and tight; Great edition for your young one. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, MONTRESOR, BENI
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
MONTRESOR, BENI
12.00 USD

CINDERELLA, WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
CINDERELLA
WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
10.00 USD

THE RICH MAN AND THE SINGER- FOLK TALES FROM ETHIOPIA, MESFIN HABTE-MARIAM
THE RICH MAN AND THE SINGER- FOLK TALES FROM ETHIOPIA
MESFIN HABTE-MARIAM
12.00 USD

BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES, COX, PALMER
BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES
COX, PALMER
15.00 USD

PETER PAN, WILSON, PHOEBE
PETER PAN
WILSON, PHOEBE
8.00 USD

THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN, BROWNING, ROBERT
THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN
BROWNING, ROBERT
10.00 USD

WALT DISNEY'S FANTASYLAND, WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
WALT DISNEY'S FANTASYLAND
WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
8.00 USD

THE PIPED PIPER AND THE 7 WONDERFUL CATS, N/A
THE PIPED PIPER AND THE 7 WONDERFUL CATS
N/A
8.00 USD

 
 


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