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TRUMPET, AUSTIN, MARGOT
1 AUSTIN, MARGOT TRUMPET
NEW YORK E.P.DUTTON & CO. 1943 First Edition Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9' - 12' tall AUSTIN, MARGOT 
Lovely picture book by the author of ' Peter Churchmouse' . Bright color picture front. Black and white illustrations throughout by the author. Book covers are orange-red, with green cloth binding. Slight wearing on the 4 corners and slight rolling of the top/bottom spine. Pages all clean and tight. Endpapers are black and white, pen/ink type drawing of Trumpet and characters singing from a hymnal. Copyright page states as 1st edition. Wonderful book for the picture book collector and Austin collector. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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THE TALE OF PETER MINK, BAILEY, ARTHUR SCOTT
2 BAILEY, ARTHUR SCOTT THE TALE OF PETER MINK
NY GROSSET & DUNLOP 1916 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 GUZIE, JOSEPH B. 
One of several titles in this popular young children's series by this author. Book is dark blue with green and blue picture on front cover;top/bottom spine are very slightly rubbed; 4 corners are good; covers are clean; binding is tight; endpapers are pictorial and the front ones have retired teachers name stickers on it and her own library number. She marked all her books in this manner; book is in mylar cover; all illustrations are blue and black; pages are clean and tight. nice edition to this series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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TWINKLE, THE BABY COLT, BARRETT, LAWRENCE
3 BARRETT, LAWRENCE TWINKLE, THE BABY COLT
NEW YORK ALFRED A. KNOPF Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 6.5X8.5' BARRETT, LAWRENCE 
Original copyright date is 1945. This is a reprint c.1970's, as it has a 9 diget isbn # on the lower back cover right-hand corner. Book is green boards with picture front cover with white lettering for the author and title and picture in circle of the black colt. Top/bottom spine are very good, as are the 4 corners. Covers are clean. Pages are bright, clean and tight. Black/white illustrations throughout. Nice picture book for early elementary grades. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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PETER HATCHES AN EGG, BRIALMONT-BIENVENU, LOUISE
4 BRIALMONT-BIENVENU, LOUISE PETER HATCHES AN EGG
NEW YORK WONDER BOOKS 1962 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 MARLIER, MARCEL 
#772 in the Wonder Book Series for young childre, Covers are bright red background with picture of the bunny and the chick. Top/bottom spine are slightly rubbed and 4 corners barely rubbed. Back cover is red with Wonder Books emblem. Rubbing along back spine edge. Pages are tight and do show aging coloring but are not brittle. Cute story. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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THE WHISPERING RABBIT AND OTHER STORIES, BROWN, MARGARET WISE
5 BROWN, MARGARET WISE THE WHISPERING RABBIT AND OTHER STORIES
COLUMBUS, OHIO WEEKLY READER BOOKS 1965 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 WILLIAMS, GARTH 
Nice selection of cute animal stories. Book has yellow cloth boards with color picture fron cover and Weekly Reader Book Club emblem on the back cover. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are rubbed and some cardboard can be seen on the corners. Front cover inside has a nice bio of the author and title page has a neat number of BKFair1992, in ink. Great color illustrations on each page. Pages are clean and tight. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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THE DINKY DUCKLINGS, CAMPBELL, LANG
6 CAMPBELL, LANG THE DINKY DUCKLINGS
NY ALGONQUIN PUBLISHING 1928 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall CAMBELL, LANG 
#105 of this publishers series for young children. Published also in Great Britian. Beautiful color and black and white illustrations through out. Pictorial endpapers. Owners name sticker is on left front endpaper and her pesonal library number is written 2x on the right front endpaper. Brown library tape is along the binding seam between cover and book. Book is from an estate of a retired school teacher and she marked her books in this fashion. Pages are tight and mostly clean, some finger smudges, page 20 has tiny tape repair along bottom edge by spine. , page 30,31 has, along spine seam, from top to about half way down, brown paper library tape. No other pages are repaired, they are fine. All in all, a nice copy for the supplemental story to regular reading. Hard to find edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES, COX, PALMER
7 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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SCIENCE EVERY DAY, CRAIG, GERALD S., DANIEL, ETHELEEN
8 CRAIG, GERALD S., DANIEL, ETHELEEN SCIENCE EVERY DAY
BOSTON GINN AND COMPANY 1950 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket School Text 8vo - over 7 SMALLEY, JANET, MCLAVY, JEANNE & BOSTELMANN, ELSE 
This is the 3rd book in the series ' Our World of Science ' series. Table of Contents: DAY SKY AND NOGHT SKY; HOW SOME ANIMAMLS LIVE AND GROW; ANIMAL HOMES; WHAT A MAGNET CAN DO; THE WORLD USES ELECTRICITY; WE LIVE IN AIR; WATER FOR YOU AND ME; HOW LONG IS A LIFETIME?; INDEX. Book is red/brown clothe with black lettering and picture of a deer family on the front cover. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are slightly rubbed. Spine edges and back cover have slight scuffing. Book is in a mylar protective cover. All pages are clean and tight. School stamp on the front left endpaper. Great science intro for 3rd graders. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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WIGWAM STORIES, DOLCH, EDWARD W. & DOLCH, MARGUERITE P.
9 DOLCH, EDWARD W. & DOLCH, MARGUERITE P. WIGWAM STORIES
CHAMPAIGN, ILLINOIS GARRARD PUBLISHING 1956 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket School Text 8vo - over 7 KERR, ROBERT S. 
This book is one in a series of books written in basic vocabulary to increase child's basic sight words. Other books in the series are: ANIMAL STORIES, BEAR STORIES, CIRCUS STORIES, DOG STORIES, ETC. Book is green cloth with impressed front cover in black and green. Some fading of cloth color along the front cover bottom edge and side edge. Also rubbing along spine sides and top/bottom spine. Basic Reader emblem on back cover. Endpapers are plain. All pages clean and tight. All stories are from folk stories from the Forest Indians. Tribes were from NY across the country to WI. Great supplemental reading for you young reader. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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DONKEY-donkey, DUVOISIN, ROGER
10 DUVOISIN, ROGER DONKEY-donkey
NY PARENTS' MAGAZINE PRESS 1968 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 DUVOISIN, ROGER 
Book is hardcover with picture front and back. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners slightly rubbed. In mylar protective slipcover. Pages all clean and tight. Front left endpaper is color picture of Donkey and title page also. Endpaper and title are seamed together with white tape BUT spine is not separated. Back endpaper is also taped the same way and back enepaper is a bio of author. All pages illustrated. Cute story for your young reader. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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THE WHITE ELEPHANT AND OTHER TALES FROM INDIA, FAULKNER, GEORGENE
11 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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BEAR BROWN, LIFE OF A BEAR, FIELDING, JANE
12 FIELDING, JANE BEAR BROWN, LIFE OF A BEAR
CHICAGO M.A.DONOHUE & CO. 1913 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
STory is part of a series by this author who has complied these autobiographies of animals written by H.P. Robinson, under the series name of " The Furry Folk Stories". Book is green cloth with color-paste-on picture front. Picture has some slight scuffing. Frontpiece color plate is same as cover. Black lettering on spine and front cover. Back cover, plain green and has slight soiling. Endpapers are plain and there are several b/w illustrations. Pages tight. Pages 16 & 17 have a slight stain on outer edge, otherwise, pages are clean. Nice book for your young reader. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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BEARYMORE, FREEMAN, DON
13 FREEMAN, DON BEARYMORE
NEW YORK THE VIKING PRESS 1976 First Edition Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 AUTHOR 
Wrapped pictorial color boards wiht some rubbing along the lower edges, top/bottom spine and 4 corners. Plain yellow endpapers, liquid stain on page before the title page. Doesn't interfer with the text listing this authors books, title page has a repaired 2" tear near the bottom through the publishers name; 1st page, at the bottom has a tiny tear that has been repaired, otherwise all pages are clean and tight. Beautiful yellow and brown illustrations on each page. Fun story. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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BILLY BUNNY'S FORTUNE, GORDON, ELIZABETH
14 GORDON, ELIZABETH BILLY BUNNY'S FORTUNE
NY ALGONQUIN PUBLISHING 1936 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6' - 7' tall ENRIGHT, MAGINAL WRIGHT 
#107 of this publishers animal stories for young children. Picture cover boards. Colorful and clean. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners have slight rubbing. pictorial endpapers. Owners name sticker and personal library number are on the front endpapers. Book is from an estate of a retired school teacher and she marked her books in this fashion. Brown library tape along the spine seam and book on the back endpaper. Binding is tight. Pages all tight and clean and beautiful color illustrations throughout the book. Very nice edition to a hard to find title. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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THE ADVENTURES OF REGGIE RABBIT AND MARMADUKE MOUSE, HARFORD, V.
15 HARFORD, V. THE ADVENTURES OF REGGIE RABBIT AND MARMADUKE MOUSE
LONDON JUVENILE PRODUCTIONS, LTD 1946 Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall DAVIE, E. H. 
Neat little story of a rabbit and his friends and their summer adventures. Bright color-picture boards with red binding. Top/bottom spine are good and the 4 corners are slightly rounded. Left front endpaper is inscribed Nov. 1946 to the owner. No copyright date is listed Title page has color illustration. Each page opposite page of text has 4 color pictures with text underneath, in a quad formation. Very nice. page 14 and 15 have erase marks on the bottom edge, where a child wrote his or her name. Marks not into the text or illustrations, otherwise-ALL pages are clean and tight. Great edition of this hard to find British series. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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BRIGHTY OF THE GRAND CANYON, HENRY, MARGUERITE
16 HENRY, MARGUERITE BRIGHTY OF THE GRAND CANYON
NEW YORK RAND MCNALLY & CO 1961 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Remainder 8vo - over 7' - 9' tall DENNIS, WESLEY 
This book is a 1961 edition. It is red cloth and has a black drawing of Brighty under the title. At one time, I'm guessing, book was laid on top of this and not moved for some time as the area around it are faded red cloth. Otherwise the book is perfect. Very colorful endpapers of a Grand Canyon scen with Brighty. Beautiful color illustration on the title page and 3 others. Rest are black /white ilustration by Dennis. Great story and wonderful edition for the Henry fan. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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FARAWAY PORTS-EASY GROWTH IN READING, HILDRITH,FELTON,MEICHEN,PRATT
17 HILDRITH,FELTON,MEICHEN,PRATT FARAWAY PORTS-EASY GROWTH IN READING
CANADA JOHN C. WINSTON ,CO 1943 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket School Text 8vo - over 7 SPERRY, ARMSTRONG 
This is the 3rd grade, level one, reader in the Winston Easy Growth in Reading Series by this publisher. Redbrown cloth boards with impressed picture on front cover, spine has title in yellow lettering on a blue border. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are good. Spine bottom has a tiny bit of rolling. Endpapers are illustrated with this series emblems. Contents: ANIMAL TALES, OUT OF THE WIND AND RAIN, ALONG THE ROAD WE GO, TOYS AND PETS IN OTHER LANDS, WORDS THAT SING 248 pages that include vocabulary words. Nice color and b/w illustrations. Great reader for the summer. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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TODAY AND TOMORROW-EASY GROWTH IN READING, HILDRITH,FELTON,MEICHEN,PRATT
18 HILDRITH,FELTON,MEICHEN,PRATT TODAY AND TOMORROW-EASY GROWTH IN READING
CHICAGO JOHN C. WINSTON ,CO 1948 Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 MALVERN,STEED 
This is the 4th grade reader in this Easy Growth Reader series. Book is blue with black and white lettering and a pictorial front cover. Top/bottom spine are very slightly rolled, 4 corners are good. Endpapers are plain but slightly yellowed on outer edges only. Table of Contents: AT HOME WITH US; THE CIRCUS; OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS; MEXICO- OUR SOUTHERN NEIGHBOR; A TRIP TO THE WEST; OUR NORTHWESTERN NEIGHBORS; WE GO BY AIR; WE ARE AMERICANS. Great reader for your 4th grader. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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CANOE COUNTRY, JAQUES, FLORENCE PAGE
19 JAQUES, FLORENCE PAGE CANOE COUNTRY
MINNEAPOLIS, MN THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS 1947 Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 JAQUES, FRANCIS LEE 
A great tale of northern Minnesota, it's wildlife and wonders. Author wrote in a daily journal format of her trip with her artist husband, throughout the northern Minnesota country. Beautiful b/w illustrations of animal life through out. Book is gray cloth with impressed picture front cover of moose swimming. Pictorial endpapers in blue and white.Book is in a mylar cover. Illustrator did a bird habitat groups in the American Museum of Natural History and his paintings illustrate Florida Bird Life, The Birds of Minnesota and Oceanic Birds. Author has written for several magazines like American Girl and to the Portal. Great journal of a fabulous trip through Minnesota 
Price: 25.00 USD
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LITTLE PEEWEE & SYLVESTER, KUNHARDT, DOROTHY AND HOLL ADELAIDE
20 KUNHARDT, DOROTHY AND HOLL ADELAIDE LITTLE PEEWEE & SYLVESTER
NEW YORK GOLDEN PRESS 1967 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 MILLER, J.P. 
Weekly Reader book club edition with two stories. Pictorial front cover and WR emblem on the back cover. Top/booton spine and 4 corners are slightly rubbed from shelf wear. Pages all clean and tight. Very cute color illustrations on all pages. Pages are clean and tight. Cute stories for young children 
Price: 6.00 USD
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