Rare Children's Books
1 is One
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Dust Jacket : Very Good. Yellow cloth. Some wear to Dust Jacket.
Animal Story Library
Aunt Jane's Nieces and Uncle John
Small 8vo, 275 pgs + ads. Ads list Aunt Jane books up to this title, indicating a first edition. Full bound beige cloth with oval pictorial paper label on front board. Black and white frontis, no other plates. Spine slightly cocked, light dust soil to cloth and block edges, binding beginning to crack at pg. 275 but still holding, "christmas gift from mother" on ffep.
The Bad Beginning: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book the First
"A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS, BOOK THE FIRST. Snicket's stamp appears on dedication page with the date
inked in. Previous owner's name appears on front free endpaper. Board show some shelfwear with rubbing and light chipping to title on spine. Otherwise a nice signed copy. 12mo, 162 pages.
8vo. VG in price-clipped DJ. Hanrahan A60 numbers 74762 appear on bottom right corner inside front flap. No additional printings indicated on CP. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
The Birds' Christmas Carol
Inscribed by Wiggin, “And Carol is born again in every chime of Christmas bells that peal glad tidings, and in every Christmas author sung by Christmas voices. Kate Douglas Wiggin’
Boys and Girls of Bookland
"4to, 100pgs. Full bound in dark green cloth with color pictorial label and gilt stamped titling on front board, spine as well. Color illustrated plates by Jessie Willcox smith are present, plus very clean and bright. Spine ends and corner tips are slightly worn and boards are cupped. Gilt stamped titling is slightly dulled. A hint of foxing on endpapers and title page.
The Cat in the Hat Comes Back
A Child's Garden of Verse
Tiny hole on rear board at foot. 1 loose spot in spine. Gift Inscription. Minor wear to covers and spine, but gilt titles and cover illustration are bright.