Emeryville, CA: Children's Book Press, 1994. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardcover: Dark purple spine with yellow text: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing, general shelfwear, bumping to tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page signed and dated by illustrator, illlustration in ink also possible done by illustrator: Text is in Spanish and English: 32 pp.
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New York: Franklin Watts, 1963. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with tan print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, wear to hinges, mild shelfwear; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, fading to edges; Text block has purple-tinted edges, name in ink on front flyleaf, clean interior; 167 pages, illustrated (color).
Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, 1946. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is mostly yellow and black with small blue and red text; DJ has general edge wear, age-toning, small amount of material loss to corners, some creases and small tears around edges, Brodart cover; Boards have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 248.
New York: The John Day Company, 1957. Octavo; Second impression; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, tears at spine ends and flap corners, wear to hinges, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, spotting to front at spine edge, mildly cocked spine; Text block clean and tight; 48 pages, illustrated (b&w).
London, Great Britain: Dennis Dobson, 1957. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG. blue and yellow DJ spine, extends as illustration across jacket front. black title and author centered above mid-spine, publisher in black at extreme tail end. some toning to inner flaps; DJ under clear protective cover. medium brown clothbound HB with tiny stamped black characters. mild adhesive residue stain to upper and lower board edges. tan hues and brown maps illustrate the endpapers. mild blue adhesive stain obscure lettering on copyright page. contents include 6 illustrations in color and approx. 51 in black and white, all with text detail. volume is complete and well bound. edges fine. 189 pp.
Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2005. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, orange with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, bump to lower spine corner and to top fore edge corner, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author and the illustrator on the front flyleaf; 80 pages, frontispiece, color illustrations.
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1970. First. Small octavo; G/no-DJ; red spine with gold text; boards are strong with some discoloration to edges and staining to covers, covers each have one small, 1 inch square of cardboard affixed to bottom portion with tape; textblock is clean and slightly age-toned; 45pp.
Great Britain: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd., 1981. First UK. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. light blue HC spine, has white and some orange title characters between mildly worn tip and tail. both covers solid, with matching bright lime endpages. graphic humor HC volume, illustrated throughout, no marks or writing, its slim outer edges unmarred likewise. approx. 45 pp. ISBN# 0340270683.
Chicago: Childrens Press, 1961. Reprint Edition. Reprint of 1961 Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; hardcover; maroon spine, eggshell text; boards strong, minor shelfwear, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, minor bumping on the spine tail edge, minor scratching on rear cover, browning on endpapers along gutter; text block has minor age toning around edges; 63pp Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Co., 1917. Octavo; G+/G; Pictoral spine, mostly yellow with black text; Dust jacket has age toning, chipping, small open tears along edges, staining near bottom edge of dust jacket rear; Boards strong, minimal wear along edges, some staining along tail edges of spine and front board; Text block aged toned, staining along tail edge of text block exterior and on tail edge of rear pastedown, gift inscription [not from author] to previous owner on front end paper. 183 pp+5 pages of ads at rear.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1901. Later Printing. The sixth reprinting of the 1899 first edition. Booth was a Salvation Army leader who later founded Volunteers of America and wrote books on prison reform as well as books for young children. Interior illustrations by Maud Humphrey, mother of Humphrey Bogart, who frequently used her young son as a model. Hardcover with green rose and gilt illustrations and designs. 177 pages. 8vo., 177pp.; VG;bound in olive cloth, green and gilt pictorial on spine, black lettering; pictorial on front board; mild shelfwear; SIGNED on second front endpaper; shelved case 14.
New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1959. US Printing. small 8vo. VG/VG-. olive green DJ spine with dark green and ivory titling between tip and tail. small closed tear, large dark green illustration enlivens the solid olive jacket front and its enlarged full titling. a tinge toning to white inner flaps and jacket rear. faintly yellow speckled turquoise green spine with black titles and somewhat to the adjacent panels. blank ivory fep/ffep. b/w illustrations, all sheets skimmed generally but without demarcation. slim head-edge has a bit of exposure foxing, otherwise a light ivory for the remaining sides. 153 pp.
New York: Crosby and Nichols, 1864. 16 mo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Brown spine with dark brown text; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; fore-edge has foxing and one small curved dark brown stain; textblock has foxing but otherwise mostly clean. One of beginning pages after the front free end page has faint pencil markings. Pp. 463.
Chicago: Jamieson Higgins Co., 1901. First Edition. Oblong octavo; VG/no-DJ; beige illustrated spine with red text; cover has protective plastic sheath, rubbing around edges, bumping in corners, age toning, a few faint pen marks on front; textblock has edgewear, age toning, staining throughout, all text and images are clear; pp 157.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1955. First Edition. 8vo., unpaginated; VG/VG-; spine dark green with yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; chipping to head of spine, some small closed tears and wear; small dent on front hinge of spine; shelved sci/fi special collection or window.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971. First U.S. Edition. Small quarto; pp 31; G/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate toning to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight toning toward exterior edges; light rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1974. 8vo; VG/VG; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has clear, mylar protective covering, and has minor scratches; boards are slightly shelf-worn to the edges but strong; rear paste down has moderate wrinkle due to water damage; pages are slightly tanned to the edges otherwise text block is clean 31p.
Montreal: Tormont Publications, Inc., 1991. Folio; pp 96; G-/stiffboard; metallic spiral spine; exterior shows some rubbing wear to edges and corners; pictorial exterior has few scratches and creases; black text to front; text block shows modest shelf wear to exterior edges; slight smudges toward edges of first and few pages; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Scholastic Book Services, 1973. 9th printing. 9th printing. Oblong octavo. Good condition paperback; Blue spine with black text; some of the spine and cover is rubbed off; multiple creases on the covers; binding is strong, but first few pages starting to come loose; textblock is age-toned and some pages have been colored in for the illustrations with crayons. Pp. 43. See three photos for details Fragile. Keep in Netdesk office, on bookshelf next to office desk.
New York: Doubleday, 1990. First edition in the United States of America. Octavo; First edition in the United States of America; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated (color).
New York: Daw Books, Inc., 1998. First Edition. Octavo; pp 504; VG-/VG-; gray/blue pictorial spine with white text; author's first book; dust jacket has minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to rear, otherwise clean exterior; cloth has mild rubbing to edges; lightly faded exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding;.
London: Frederick Warne and Company, Ltd., 1946. Octavo; VG/ G+; Brown age toned spine with black text; Dust jacket has age toning and edge wear, mylar cover; Wear at corners and at head and tail of spine, boards are clean and undamaged; Edge of text block is age toned and dust stained, pencil markings from previous owner on front and rear paste-downs and end-papers, interior is otherwise clean and undamaged.
London and New York: Frederick Warne and Company, 1942. Reprinted. Octavo; pp ; G-/no-DJ; Green spine with dark green text; Cloth has sunning to front, slight rubbing to corners, some soiling to exterior; Text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, loose page towards rear; interior clean;.
Munich: Georg W. Dietrich, 1913. Quarto in dark pink cloth hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold and black gilt on covers; moderate soiling; strong binding; title page slightly soiled and repaired with scotch tape; illustrations on white glossy paper; text in Gothic letters; in German; pp. 95; shelved in Case # 7; DC consignment; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1951. Folio; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Thin spine with thread binding, no text. Covers have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, fraying to corners, small open and closed tears on front and rear, previous owner's name on top corner of front, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has wear on edges, title page has small open tear on bottom hinges, otherwise, free of marks on pages; No page number, 24 counted; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
New York: William R. Scott, Inc., Publisher, 1955. 10mo; pp 144; G/G-; rust orange spine with black text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; few chips to edges and spine; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows some age toning throughout; mild crack to front gutter at page 7; illustrated;.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, unpaginated; VG/VG; spine black with beige lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; very slight wear to head and tail of spine of dust jacket; bound in red cloth; fir tree patterned end papers; shelved case 14.
New York; Racine, WI: Golden Press; Western Publishing Company, Inc., 1976. Reprinted. Large Thin Quarto; unpaginated; G; red spine with black text; 1976 edition; no jacket; cloth shows some fraying to corners; lightly rubbed exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Boston: D.C. Heath and Company, 1940. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with blue print; Boards in illustrated cloth, soiling, smudging, spotting, bumped outside corners and spine caps; Textblock has mild spotting to some pages, but mostly clean and tight; 78 pages, color illustrations.
London: Frederik Warne and Co. First edition thus; not dated; includes wrap around illustrations from the 1866 edition. Thin quarto in green and ivory hardcovers with brown spine; VG; moderate shelf wear; slight fraying around bottom edges; age-toned paper with minor soiling on one page; pp. 48; shelved in Case # 14.
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1910. Octavo; pp 272; G/no-DJ; light brown spine with black text; cloth has moderate rubbing to exterior, slight sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, light foxing to first and last few pages, deckled fore edge; interior clean;.
Garden City: Doubleday and Company Inc, 1973. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG- DJ. Cream spine with black text; dustjacket is mostly clean and has some minor tearing around the spine and edges; some light foxing/light staining around the front cover; dustjacket is price clipped on the front inside flap; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 56.
USA: Joanna Cotler Books; HarperCollins, 1996. First edition, first printing [SIGNED]. Oblong quarto; vg+/vg; dj, yellow spine with black text; HB, same; [SIGNED BY AUTHOR, opp. title-page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; unpaginated, 32 pp.; full page plates and color; else very good.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1920. 12mo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, top of spine end torn away, tape to tear on rear at spine edge, small tear to rear bottom edge, mild soiling/shelfwear, edgewear; Boards in grey illustrated cloth with black and red print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight tanning to endpapers, spine break at page 72; vi, 117 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1919. 12mo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print, vendor label in center; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, mild soiling/shelfwear, edgewear; Boards in grey illustrated cloth with black and red print, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight tanning to endpapers, intermittent stains on pages at spine edge, small stain to fore edge of page 107; 117 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1919. 12mo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has tears to spine ends and flap folds, tear to front at center of spine, mild soiling/shelfwear, edgewear; Boards in grey illustrated cloth with black and red print, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight tanning to endpapers, clean and tight but for spine break at page 72; vi, 120 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).