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Nursery Land Favourites

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: N.D.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1012J2


Inv. #1012J2. (EN # 2059) Chromolithograph of Little Red Riding Hood on cover; chromolithograph of "There was a Little Man frontispiece. All other illustrations black & white. This is one of Nister's famous children's books, printed in Bavaria on good paper. Published by Nister in London and E.P. Dutton in New York.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Three Little Pigs Altemus' Wee Books For Wee Folks

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Phila., PA, Henry Altemus Company: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 453D


Inv. #453D. Cloth with illustration of pig treed by wolf on cover. Front flyleaf torn at outer edge, not affecting illustration. ; Forty Illustrations in color; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 96 pages View more info

Hey Diddle Diddle & Baby Bunting

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 452D


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Mother Goose Illustrated & Nursery Rhymes

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, the World Syndicate Publishing Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1473B


Inv. # 1473B. Cardboard cover with color illustration. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

By: Barrie, James M. (Rackham, Arthur, Illus.)

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1908

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: RW050910


Inv. # RW050910. Green cloth cover with illustration of Peter Pan riding a goat gold-stamped on front cover. Gold stamped title on front cover and spine. Fifty-one tipped-in color illustrations by Rackham, consisting of frontis plus 50 numbered illustrations. All tipped-in illustrations are mounted on thick brown paper at end of text, with titles of illustrations on tissue guards.; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

The "Pop-Up" Terry & the Pirates ("Shipwrecked")

By: Caniff, Milton

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL., Pleasure Books, Inc.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-051010


Inv. # V-051010. Illustrated cardboard cover. This book was one of many pop-up books published by Pleasure Books of Chicago, which trade-marked the term "Pop-Up," and most of which were based on popular cartoon characters. The book contains three pop-ups in color, all of which work, and many black-and white illustrations by Caniff. ; Pop-Up; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $385.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: P-040731


Purple cloth cover with gold-stamped illustration of Alice and the White Rabbit on front. Colored endpapers featuring scenes from the book. Pogany's delightful black-and-white line illustrations present Alice as a definite child of the '20's, including bobbed hair and a mid-thigh length checked skirt, knee sox, and a "sailor" blouse.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, A Pop-Up Book

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Dell Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 1471B


Inv. # 1471B. This is a pop-up book with 10 pop-up and movable pictures after Tenniel's illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

The Enchanted Book

By: Dalgliesh, Alice

Price: $300.00

Publisher: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: P-030713-3


Inv. #P-030713-3. Cloth. Illustrated in color with black-and-white line drawings.; 8vo View more info

Little Peachling (& Other Tales from Old Japan)

By: Faulkner, Georgene

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Joliet, Chicago, P.F. Volland Co.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1473D


Inv. # 1473D. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info

The Daily Express Children's Annual (No. 3)

By: Giraud, S. Louis (ed.)

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, The Lane Publications: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-051120


Inv. # V-051120. Pop-Up book with 6 pop-up pictures, all of which are intact. Many color and black-and-white illustrations. The Daily Mail did at least five of these annuals for children, one each year.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Daily Express Children's Annual (No. 4)

By: Giraud, S. Louis (ed.)

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, The Lane Publications: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-050928


Inv. # V-050928. With six "self-erecting models to illustrate the stories." These are pop-up illustrations, but Lane could not use that term because Blue Ribbon/Pleasure Books in the United States had trade-marked the term "pop-up." ; 8vo View more info

The Daily Express Children's Annual (No. 2)

By: Giraud, S. Louis (ed.)

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, The Lane Publications: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-060122


Inv. # V-060122. Pop-Up book with 6 intact, fully operational pop-ups. The Daily Express produced one of these Annuals each year for several years in the early '30's. They boasted that "All the Coloured Pictures rise up in model form" because they could not call the pictures pop-ups as that term was trademarked by Blue Ribbon Books in the United States for its books. The spine is newly laid down, but the front and rear boards are intact. ; Pop-Up; 8vo 8" - ... View more info

The "Pop-Up" Little Orphan Annie (and Jumbo, the Circus Elephant)

By: Gray, Harold

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL., Pleasure Books, Inc.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-051010B


Inv. # V-051010B. Cardboard cover with illustration of Little Orphan Annie, Sandy, and an elephant. The book has three pop-up pictures, two of which work perfectly, and one is slightly defective. Pleasure Books/Blue Ribbon invented and trademarked the term "Pop-Up" for its books, most of which were based on comic strip characters. ; Pop-Up; Cartoons; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Der Struwwelpeter Lustige Geschichten und drollige Bilder fur Kinder von 3 bis 6 Jahren

By: Hoffman, Heinrich (Dr.)

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Frankfurt, Germany, Loewes Verlag: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SBK-1


Inv. #SBK-1. Hoffman, Heinrich (Dr.)Der Struwwelpeter. oder lustige Geshichten und drollige Bilder für Kinder von 3 bis 6 Jahren [Straw Peter, or Prankish Stories and Droll Pictures for Children from 3 to 6] Frankfurter Originalausgabe, Loewes Verlag, Ferdinand KarlA. Delightful children's book in German, with color illustrations. Printed on cardboard pages; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info

The "Pop-Up" Mother Goose

By: Lentz, Harold B.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: V-051010A


Inv. # V-051010A. Cardboard illustrated cover. This is one of the many pop-up books published by Blue Ribbon Press/Pleasure Books, which trademarked the term "Pop-Up." The book has three pop-up pictures, all of which work. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Jack the Giant Killer "Pop-Up" Book

By: Lentz, Harold B.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1932

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 1483


Inv. # 1483. Pop-Up book with 4 pop-ups, stiff cardboard pages and extremely rare intact dust jacket repeating design on boards. Full-color illustration of Jack the Giant Killer on front boards, and dragon on rear boards. Contains four stories, with one pop-up illustration per story: "Jack the Giant Killer", "Jack and the Bean-Stalk", "Little Red Riding Hood", and "Sleeping Beauty". All four pop-ups are intact and in working order. An exce... View more info

Anno's Hat Tricks

By: Nozaki, Akihiro & Mitsumasa Anno

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Philomel Books: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1471A


Inv. # 1471A. This is one of the many books illustrated by Anno, a very popular Japanese illustrator ; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info

The Children at the Pole

By: Pogany, Willy

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt: 1914

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1420


Inv. #1420. Grey paper boards with picture of children in dog sled on cover. This is a fold-out panorama with 16 charming Pogany color drawings and a poem on one side, and the text of the story, "The Children at the Pole," by Lionel Fable, on the other. The book is part of the series, "Willy Pogany Children." A rarity.; Color Illustration s; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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Tisza Tales

By: Pogany, Willy; Schwimmer, Rosika

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: P-050131


#P-050131. (Greer 112.) Stated First Edition on Copyright Page. Blue cloth decorated in gilt on front and spine. Top edge red, pictorial endpapers in navy on pale green. Pogany illustrations include pictorial half-title, 8 colored plates (frontispiece and 7 in text), 12 full-page (black and white line) illustrations, and 35 pictorial chapter headings in line. These are retellings of Hungarian folk tales from the Tisza River.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 225 pa... View more info