Rare Children's Books
Grammar Can Be Fun
The Graveyard Book
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.
Handy Mandy in Oz
Small 4to, 246 pgs. Full bound red cloth with bright pictorial paper label on front board, black stamped title, picture of Handy Mandy, and "fancy" publisher's imprint on spine. Black and white pictorial endpapers, black and white illustrations throughout (first edition printed without color plates). Sixteen-page gatherings. Some light rubbing to paper label, colors wonderfully bright, some dust soil and one tiny tear to cloth on rear board, spine slightly sunned. Binding solid, interior very clean throughout.
Harriet and the Promised Land
4to, unpaginated. Stated first. Boards lightly dust soiled, text is clean throughout. Previous owner's name is scribbled out on top corner of front free endpaper. DJ is sunned and soiled with two 3'' closed tears on front panel, small chip on top edge and small tears along edges. DJ does still have the original price on front flap.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Burdened with the dark, dangerous, and seemingly impossible task of locating and destroying Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes, Harry, feeling alone and uncertain about his future, struggles to find the inner strength he needs to follow the path set out before him.At a time when the forces of evil seem to be gaining the upper hand, Harry comes of age in the wizarding world, and must take on and defeat Voldemort--or be killed himself.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Fourteen-year-old Harry Potter joins the Weasleys at the Quidditch World Cup, then enters his fourth year at Hogwarts Academy where he is mysteriously entered in an unusual contest that challenges his wizarding skills, friendships and character, amid signs that an old enemy is growing stronger.Young wizard-in-training Harry Potter prepares for a competition between Hogwarts School of Magic and two rival schools, develops a crush on Cho Chang, and wishes above all to be a normal fourteen-year-old.
Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince
Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in an atmosphere of uncertainty, as the magical world begins to face the fact that the evil wizard Voldemort is alive and active once again.
Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse
Rare Jell-O promotional booklet. Bound in full color paper wraps, with full page color plates including one double page plate. Some rubbing to paper at spine, light chipping at spine ends and corner tips, 1/4'' closed tear at head of front panel, previous owner's name in ink on front panel. A nice copy of this rare little book.
Kidnapped: The Adventures of David Balfour
Sm 4to, 289pgs. Full bound in black cloth with gilt titling on spine and an illustrated title paper-label on front cover. Solid binding and the interior is clean. Includes several full-plate illustrations by N. C. Wyeth. The deckle edges have some dust soiling and two small dark spots on the head. The cloth is faintly discolored on spine and shows some wear, fraying and chipping at extremities. Paper label is mildly rubbed and corner tips are slightly bumped. A beautiful collectible copy.
Lamb's Tales From Shakespeare (2 Volume Set)
Minor cover soiling. Front hinge starting in vol. 1. 2 Volume Set.