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The Fairy Books: Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac by Lang, Andrew [Editor]

London: Longmans, Green & Company, 1910. First Edition. Very Good. First edition. Andrew Lang's Color Fairy Books, complete in twelve volumes, all first impressions of the first edition: Blue (1889), Red (1890), Green (1892), Yellow (1894), Pink…

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA


Where the Wild Things Are by SENDAK, Maurice

New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition with the publisher's price and the correct first issue code on the front flap. Cloth and papercovered illustrated boards. A bit of foxing to the boards, near fine in a modestly …

From Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA


And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street - 1937/Vanguard Press !!! by Dr Seuss

Very RareDr Seuss And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street1937"BANNED"Published by Vanguard Press, Inc., New York BOOK CLUB EDITION"1937" date and no mention of later printings (See photo)A solid example of what is a rather scarce title. It was with …

From Robert R



Frederick Warne and Co. London. 1902. FIRST TRADE EDITION. 16mo. (5.6 x 4.4 inches). First state of the text with "wept big tears" on page 51. Illustrated with colour frontis, line vignette of a bunny on the title page and 30 fine colour plates by the Au…

From Paul Foster Books



LONDON: Grant Richards, 1899. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/No Jacket, as Issued. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. Author. I am So Pleased to be able to offer the VERY FIRST STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO, by HELEN BANNERMAN, Published…



Where the Wild Things Are by Sendak, Maurice

Harper & Row, 1963. Brown cloth spine over pictorial boards, 4-color endsheets, DJ design matching boards. Very interesting second issue, with LOC number on title page, Caldecott medal pasted, not printed, on and $3.50 price on jacket (code 40-80 / 11…

From citynightsbooks


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (First State) by Rowling, J. K

New York: Scholastic Press, 1999 First printing of the stated first American edition, in the first state cloth boards, without the series number 2 on the spine and with red end-pages; and in the first state dust jacket, with the original price of $17.95 o…

From Idler Fine Books



New York: E. P. Dutton & Co; Duenewald Printing Co. Very Good with no dust jacket 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Bright copy of this excellent, collectible animated book. Color illustratio ns/animations by Julian Wehr. This is a first edition with 7 anim…

From JuliesBooks


Peter and Wendy in rare first issue jacket by J. M. Barrie [James Matthew Barrie]

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 3. A "$1.50 net" price to the jacket's front cove…

From William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA


How the Grinch stole Christmas! by SEUSS, Dr. [Theodor Geisel]

1963 TRUE 1st ed How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Dr Seuss Children IllustratedTrue first edition of the Classic Christmas tale!'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' is one of the most iconic and well-recognized children's books of the 20th-century. Written an…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Ozma Of Oz (First Printing) by Baum, L . Frank

Chicago: Reilly and Britton, 1907. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Tan Boards. Good. 270 Pp. First Printing. Light Tan Cloth Stamped In Black, Red, Yellow And Blue, Publisher's Name Stamped In Large And Small Capital Letters On Spine (Binding A); Front An…

From Arroyo Seco Books


The Water-Babies by Kingsley, Charles

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1916. 1st edition Thus.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Smith, Jessie Willcox. Copyright date 1916, 1st thus edition. Original green clothover boards with circular pictorial label on front. Light wear to cloth, front …

From mclinhavenbooks


The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss

SEUSS, Dr. The Cat in the Hat. [NY]: Random House [1957]. 8vo, [ii] 62pp. Color pictorial boards. Color pictorial endpapers; color illustrations on every page. Minute wear to spine ends and corners, slight foxing to interior edges of boards, hinges mended…

From Books of Wonder


The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm by Brothers Grimm

[RACKHAM, Arthur]. The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Translated by Mrs. Edgar Lucas. London: Constable & Company, 1909. 4to, xvi 326pp. Velum pictorially stamped in gilt; t.e.g. 40 mounted color plates with tissue guard…

From Books of Wonder


Golden Book Encyclopedia by Bertha Morris Parker

1959 Edition of the 16 Volume Children's Golden Book Encyclopedia Set. Each volume is bound in the publisher's illustrated boards in excellent condition. All bindings are tight with little if any signs of wear, cocking or leaning of the boards. This chil…

From Beauport Books


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