Rare Children's Books
Land Spell
Land Spell
Hardcover      SKU: 1199417750

8vo, 210pgs. Full bound in green cloth w/ black titling on front cover and spine. Book is solid and the interior is remarkably clean. Book is beautifully illustrated by William Siegel. There is a library stamp on title page and 2 other pages. No other marks. Text block is faintly toned w/ a green colored top edge. This copy has a cream dustjacket w/ 2 bright illustrations by Siegel and black and green titling. DJ spine is tanned and the black titling is bright though the green is faded. Spine ends/joints show mild chipping and are slightly worn. DJ has general rubbing and scuff marks in few spots. Excellent copy w/ DJ.

Little Grown-ups
Little Grown-ups
Hardcover      SKU: 1199225436

1897, 4to. White paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine. Boards show all-over dust soiling. Extremities rubbed, particularly at tips where board can be seen. Hinges weak and cracked at endpapers, though holding. Text is clean throughout, with the occasional finger smudge. Endpapers do show more soiling than interior. Numerous and beautiful full color plates are unaffected.

The Little Red Hen/black Sambo/peter Rabbit
The Little Red Hen/black Sambo/peter Rabbit
Hardcover      SKU: 1199525979

"Small 4to. Three classics in one. Large taped tear, large chips and several smaller closed tears to well worn dust jacket. Spine is cracked at both ends with some loss of paper covering boards and a large closed tear half way down the edge. Corners exposed and bumped. Owner's name inside along with a child's pencil drawing.

Madonna Children's Box Set Limited Edition : The English Rosees, Mr. Peabody's Apples, Yakov and the Seven Thieves, The Adventures of Abdi, Lotsa De Casha
Madonna Children's Box Set Limited Edition : The English Rosees, Mr. Peabody's Apples, Yakov and the Seven Thieves, The Adventures of Abdi, Lotsa De Casha
by Madonna
Boxed      SKU: 281AKJ1012056

Cover for letter has small fold in corner. Slipcase has torn corner. Limited, numbered edition with signed letter.

The Magic of Oz
The Magic of Oz
Hardcover      SKU: 1199378755

Later printing post-1935, c. 1939. sm4to, 265 pgs. Full bound in dark blue cloth with pictorial paper label in color on front board. Book is replete with black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers, and plates by John R. Neill. Book is solid and clean with only light sun fading to head of spine edge and minimal dust soiling to top edge of text block. All corners are sharp. DJ has clean and bright covers. DJ spine ends and corner tips have very minimal wear, chipping and a few tiny closed tears to edges. Head of spine on DJ has a 1/2'' closed tear and several water droplet marks on the spine. Following front free endpaper box stating "this book belongs to" contains previous owner's name in pen.

Making Up with Mr. Dog: Hollow Tree Stories
Making Up with Mr. Dog: Hollow Tree Stories
Hardcover      SKU: 1199650609

"Bigelow's Hollow Tree Stories. Small oct. 122pgs, cloth boars with very good pictorial cover, binding tight, delightful illustrations by J.M. Conde; some soiling to edges, light wear overall.

Marcella: A Raggedy Ann Story
Marcella
A Raggedy Ann Story
Hardcover      ISBN: 0689828780
Originally published in 1929, this colorfully illustrated book provides a collection of wonderful tales about the diverse adventures of Raggedy Ann and Andy.
Margo: The Horse Who Wouldn't Stay on the Merry-go-round
Margo: The Horse Who Wouldn't Stay on the Merry-go-round
Hardcover      SKU: 1199263699

Illustrations by Sugar Poling. 1938, 4to, 31 pgs. First edition, Signed by illustrator. Signed by Poling on title pg. Quarter bound yellow cloth with pictorial paper boards. Color illustrations throughout. Damp stain on outer edge of book causing front board to bow slightly, stain visible on outer margin of text on most of the pgs and on back side of DJ. Paper lightly chipped along top and bottom edge of boards. DJ shows shelfwear with some minor dust soil and tears/creasing along edges. Gift inscription from previous owner on front free end paper, in pencil.

A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Hardcover      ISBN: 281AKJ1010017

Outer covers worn, minor spotting, but clean and bright.

Miki: The Book of Maud and Miska Petersham
Miki: The Book of Maud and Miska Petersham
Hardcover      SKU: 1199658286

Very bright & clean. All pages unmarked save for ownership signature inside front board. DJ has minor wear & fading & 1 inch chip at foot of spine.