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London: Hodder and Stoughton, Limited, nd [ca. 1915]. 8vo., 174pp.; VG; bound in publishers red cloth with gilt image on front board, gilt lettering on spine; 16 color tipped-in plates with printed tissue guards; bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; upper text block gilt; foxing to endpapers; some designs in black on endpapers; protected with a mylar covering, tape used to adhere inner flaps to outside, does not damage pages; DC consignment; shelved case 14.
London, New York, Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, nd . First Edition. 4to., 169pp.; VG; bound in publishers aqua cloth covered in yellow and blue decorated cloth with black lettering; front end page torn; 15 tipped-in color plates, including frontispiece; patterned endpapers; bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; DC consignment; shelved in case 13.
New York: Frederick Warne, ca. 1908. First edition. Large, thin quarto in brown and beige hardcovers with beige cloth spine; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear on boards; spine discolored; fully illustrated front and end pages; tiny ink stain on edge of one drawing, otherwise a good copy of the children's alphabet illustrated by Dulac; shelved in Case # 14; DC consignment.
London, UK: Macmillan & Co Ltd (The Children's Book Club), 1963. First Edition. Octavo;VG/Fair; First Edition; Blue spine with white text; Front cover illustration aged well, but back cover is torn and stained in multiple places, inside of book cover shows greater extent of stains; Boards strong, textblock clean; pp 127.
London: Collins, 1968. First Edition. 10mo; pp 144; VG-/G; blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; light toning to flaps; some foxing to fore edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior; intact boards; text block has only light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; good condition; illustrated;.
New York, NY: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1985. First Edition. 12mo. VG/VG. petite volume, slim white spine with tiny black titles. illustrated front and partly upon rear, minimal surface and edge wear. HC is bound in lime green cloth with stamped black spine titles, small black mouse figure at bottom right corner. text consists of four-line verses and full-color illustrations. with illustrated creatures hidden under each fold-out flap. neat sheets. trim corners, no marks. unpaginated, with approx. 28 pp. ISBN# 0517555921.
Chicago: The Saalfield Publishing Company, 1906. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover with no dust jacket; tanned spine with no inscription; front and back spines are broken at the joints and are slightly frayed at the head and tail; boards have severe shelf- wear with rubbings, bumps and scratches but are in tact; front and rear paste downs and front free end-paper have severe stains; text block is discolored at the edges and pages are moderately age-toned but clean; 116p.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Co., 1916. Octavo; G; green spine with gold text; boards have wear to hinges, rubbing to the front/back and spine, age toning, bumping to the head and tail of spine and corners; textblock has severe age toning; interior pages have age toning, first page has book plate pasted on; pp 185.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1945. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with white print; Boards in tan cloth with white and green print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, smudging, mild shelfwear; Text block has small stain to top edge, else clean and tight; 131 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: Beginner Books, Inc., 1958. First Edition. Thin octavo (6.75"w x 9.25"h); good/none; light green spine with red, black and white text; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; moderate flaking at the corners and edges; child's markings in ink, pages 17, 19, and 29, else text block is clean; illustrated in color; 62pp. ---For Beginning Readers.
New York: Barse & Hopkins, 1916. second edition. VG. Short 4to in illustrated boards with tan quarter-cloth spine, no title on spine. No DJ. Moderate shelf and edgewear to boards; corners bumped and fraying, rubbing to boards and edges, and agetoning. Textblock and pages agetoned but clean. Some tearing to front gutter, binding feels fragile, but is intact. Many b&w illustrations. Shelved in Young adult.
Chicago: Albert Whitman & Co., 1932. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, illustrated pastedown on front, light wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; viii, 128 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (color and b&w plates).
Boston: The Beacon Press, 1922. Reprint. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; spine green with gilt lettering (faded to bronze color); boards strong, clean, minor wear (rubbing) at spine head and tail, minor wear at corners, minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, edges age toned, top edge gilt, minimal wear on pages, front hinge cracked at free end paper, previous owner's name on front pastedown, impression of writing on front free end paper (no actual marks), no other writing, no underlining. pp. 110.
New York: Longmans, Green and Co., 1940. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Spine is blue with dark blue text; Boards have rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, general shelf wear, material loss to head and tail of spine, spine is slightly sprung, joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, pages are deckled, label from previous owner on half-title page, content is clear; pp 280.
New York: Garden City Publishing Co., 1945. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/no-DJ; Spine is blue with no text; Boards have bumping to corners, scratches and marks, age-toned, edge wear, joints is slightly cracked, hinges are strong, design is clear; Text block has signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear, binding is tight; Pages not numbered. Additional Shipping cost may be necessary for international and expedited orders.
The Fantod Press, 1970. Limited First Edition. staplebound 12mos., unpaginated; VOL. 1 [THE CHINESE OBELISKS: FOURTH ALPHABET, VG; black covers with tan lettering and illustration; shelfwear to spine (e.g., mild rubbing to head of spine, slight material loss to tail of spine, light scratch to top of fore-edge); interior clean and bright]; VOL. 2 [THE OSBICK BIRD, VG+; yellow covers with black cursive lettering and illustration to front cover; very mild shelfwear to tail of spine; light scratch to top of fore-edge; interior clean and bright]; VOL. 3 [DONALD HAS A DIFFICULTY, VG; co-authored by Neumeyer; shelfwear to spine (e.g., mild rubbing to head and tail of spine); interior clean and bright]; a limiting printing of 500 copies; housed in a hot pink envelope with The Fantod Press colophon to top left-hand corner to front of envelope, moderate wear/tearing to envelope; LP consignment; shelved Case 0, Dupont.
n.p. Esra Sanat Publications, 1998. Quarto; pp 53; G/no-DJ; blue spine with white text; cloth has moderate rubbing to exterior; small stickers to rear; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; some cracking to gutters; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Turkish text.
London & Glasgow: Wm. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd., 1960. first edition. 16mo; G/no-DJ; light blue spine w/o text; cloth shows slightly sunned spine; panels are lightly rubbed w/sturdy & intact planks; text block has darkened slightly on exterior edges due to age w/ minor wear; light foxing on first few pages; brownish spots toward middle of text; previous owner's name on ffep; pages have good, intact binding & clean of writing.
New York: Egmont USA, 2010. First. Octavo; VG/VG; purple spine with yellow and light purple text, darker purple designs with hearts along head and tail of spine; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean, front free-end paper has bookplate with author's signature; 309pp.
Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Company, 1958. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. gently toned ivory head of spine followed by rose, brown and olive segments, with ivory and black titles centered above foot. jacket reverse appears moisture stained, partly visible upon jacket front/rear. as is. yellow cloth HB, dark navy titles on spine. with illustrations. dark forest green tinted head-edge. 124 pp.
New York: E.P. Dutton and Company Inc, 1971. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Cream spine with black and yellow text/title; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; dj is price-clipped on the lateral upper edge of the front inside flap; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 145.
New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1915. First Edition. 10mo; pp 256; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with black text; full title: The Boy Chums in the Florida Jungle or Charlie West and Walter Hazard with the Seminole Indians; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; minor rubbing to corners; text block has moderate toning to exterior edges; cocked spine; shadow toning to endpapers; light toning to interior; frontispiece.
Boston: D.C. Heath and Company, 1944. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with blue print; Boards in illustrated cloth, soiling, smudging, spotting, bumped and tattered outside corners and spine caps; Textblock has some spotting on pages, small closed tears at top of half-title page and page 57; 138 pages, illustrations (chiefly color).
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Light olive sunned spine with no text; Moderate shelf and age wear to jacket, one inch open tear at tail edge of front cover, 4 inch open tear along rear jacket head extending to spine head, one inch open tear at spine tail, sunned spine, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, fraying to rear board tail edge and side edges,minor stain at spine tail corner, binding intact, 2 inch tear at joint between front paste-down and front page, previous owner's inscription on front page; Toning to text block exterior, text block clean; vivid color illustrations.
London: Burke Publishing Company Limited, 1974. First English Edition. Octavo; pp 238; G/G-; yellow/beige spine with black text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; slightly sunned spine; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; some rubbing to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; previous owner's notes to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; light ink to pp 10, 124, 205; tight binding.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1983. First American Edition. Octavo, 396 pages; VG/VG-; yellow and red spine with black lettering; dust jacket is protected by a mylar cover; Price uncut "$15.95"; some wear to the edges of the dust jacket, Auryn embossed on the front and back boards, a little staining on pages 86-87, text in red and green; shelved case 14.
New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1940. Octavo; pp 44; G/G-; red spine with black text; dust jacket has modest wear to exterior; few chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1951. Octavo; VG/VG-; Yellowing spine with black text; DJ darkened by age, otherwise clean, general edgewear and shelfwear, rubbing at corners exposes boards, 1" x .5" x .75" open tear at tail of spine and ragged edge at head of spine, original price has been clipped from inside front cover flap; Boards strong, spine stained, head and tail of spine wrinkled, and spine mildly cocked forwards; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, inscription to previous owner on front free-end page; pp 250.
New York: Rand McNally and Company, 1940. First edition. Quarto. Good/no DJ - hardback. 1st edition; Significantly age-toned and worn spine with much of the tail and head of spine thinned down; boards are strong and rubbed/scratched with moderate edgewear (worn edges, but more notably by the spine); pencil writing on the front pastedown; offsetting noted on the other side of the back free end page and back pastedown; back free end page is slightly loose from the inner hinge at the bottom; some scattered foxing on the front pastedown and front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp.
New York: Duffield and Company, 1920. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print and illustrated pastedown, bumps and wear to outer corners and spine caps, spotting, shelfwear; Textblock has mild spotting to edges, inscription in ink on front flyleaf, endpaper tears at front and rear hinges, front flyleaf and page 201 stained and crumpling at edges, intermittent spine breaks, spotting/foxing to some pages; 426 pages, illustrated with color plates.
New York: A.L. Burt, Publisher, n. d. 12mo; pp 270; VG-/no-DJ; light blue spine with silver text to gilt bar; cloth shows slight scratches to exterior, light sunning to spine, rubbing to spine edges and corners; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean.
Cleveland, OH: World Publishing Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. orange/light brown DJ spine with medium brown tipped tail, tiny white titles beneath a thin white band. edgewear slight, a few closed cuts or stress points to the illustrated panels. orange clothbound HB with stamped black type, neatly cornered panels, cover has a black illustration. binding soild, lightly handled form, textblock very clear interior. head-edge is tinted a light green, edges otherwise ivory. 128 pp.