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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $385.00

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

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


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


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

Anno's Hat Tricks

By: Nozaki, Akihiro & Mitsumasa Anno

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Philomel Books, 1985

Edition: First American Edition


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


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

Fortunia

By: Sendak, Maurice (Illus.)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Frank Hallman, 1974

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition


Inv. #1452F. Grey-Blue softcover. No. 20 of 326 copies. "Fortunia. A Tale by Mme. D'Aulnoy, Translated and adapted by Richard Schaubeck. Pictures by Maurice Sendak." Published in an edition of 326 copies -- 26 (lettered A-Z) of which were reserved for the artist, translator, and publisher -- designed by Ronald Gordon & printed at the Meridian Gravure Company. All copies signed by the artist and the translator. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10&#... View more info

Hey Diddle Diddle & Baby Bunting

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne, 1882

Edition: First Edition


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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


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

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


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

Mother Goose Illustrated & Nursery Rhymes

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

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

Edition: First Edition


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

Nursery Land Favourites

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister, N.D.

Edition: First Edition


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

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


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

Tangles and Curls

By: Waugh, Ida

Price: $375.00

Publisher: NY, Worthington Company, 1888

Edition: First Edition


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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


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

The "Pop-Up" Mother Goose

By: Lentz, Harold B.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books, 1934

Edition: First Edition


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

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

By: Caniff, Milton

Price: $550.00

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

Edition: First Edition


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