In keeping with our successful reissues of timeless children's classics collections, we are proud to present a compilation of three enchanting tales, originally published in the 1950s, featuring the much-loved Jeanne-Marie: Springtime for Jeanne-Marie. Jeanne-Marie Counts Her Sheep, and Noel for Jeanne-Marie. Jeanne-Marie and her woolly best friend Patapon the sheep are irresistible characters, keeping kids turning the pages for more. Francoise's vibrant, engaging illustrations enhance the undeniable charm of this terrific compilation, an amazing value at only $12.98. Adults who grew up with these three classic tales will delight in sharing them with a new generation.
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.
"A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS, BOOK THE FIRST. Snicket's stamp appears on dedication page with the date 12.II.2000 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.
"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.