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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, 1957. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Spine is red, yellow, and green with black text; Boards have general edge wear, font hinge is cracked, joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, significant age-toning, font free-end paper is separating from text block, some small tears to several pages, content is clear; pp 282.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1929. first edition. small octavo in orange cloth hardcovers with blue and orange DJ in brodart; VG/G; DJ with some shelf wear, protected by brodart; fully illustrated flaps; dusty deckled edges; paper and text clean; penciled illustrations throughout, some in full page; pp. 139; shelved in Children section.
New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. US Paperback Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. light blue segments with black titling border the lengthy white center block with large hot pink volume title. light abrasive contact along column sides. decorative softcover front, thumbed, with few mild creases, superficial wear. scarce as paperback. black stamp on foxed head-edge, other edges foxed lightly also. 9 illustrations/drawings in color highlight the interior. this volume scarce in paperback. 171 pp. ISBN# 684138107.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904. First assumed. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG; Book comes in protective glassine cover; Boards show rubbing and or chipping on corners and edges in addition to general shelf ware, open tear on front board at edge of spine, glassine cover shows ware, chipping and or closed tears on head of spine and on certain corners, foxing, rubbing, age tone; Text block age toned, foxing on back end paper and paste down, light foxing on front paste down with some shadowing from the glassine, text and plates are legible and clear; pp 199.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926. First. Duodecimo; Fair/no-DJ; Red spine with black text; Boards strong, generally clean, colors somewhat faded with age, shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners and edges of spine, rubbing along back cover spine edge as well; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise generally clean, some finger marks or other spotting on pages, one page torn, name of previous owner inscribed on front free-end paper, boards sprung following the front free-end paper, signatures loose, on the point of separation, but not yet separated, one page torn, stain along top edge; pp N/A.
New York, NY: The MacMillan Company, 1946. Reprint. Hardcover Crown Octavo; VG; Beige Spine with Black Text; Boards show rubbing on corners and some edges. Foxing on spine; Text block age toned. Foxing on outer edges.Shadowing on paste downs.Otherwise clean.Text and illustration legible and clear; pp 207.
London: Hutchinson & Co., ca. 1913. Thick, small quarto in red hardcovers with beautiful gold gilt on covers and spine; VG; vinyl cover; minimal soiling; gilt external edges; previous owner;s penciled name on ffep; illustrated front and end pages; color illustrations tipped-in and affixed; in text black and white illustrations throughout; light foxing on some end pages; text clean; pp. 283; in good condition; shelved in Case # 13; DC consignment.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1932. Large Octavo; pp 63; G/no-DJ; sunned red spine without text; cloth shows some wear to exterior; paper label with red text to front; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate and name to front pastedown; slight foxing to first and last few pages; interior clean; illustrated.
London: Grey Walls Press, 1948. First Edition. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; yellow spine with green design and silver text; Boards are shelf-worn with moderate liquid stain to the rear and marks to the front and corners but boards are strong; Text block has minor age tone with tanning to the fore edge otherwise clean; 150p,
Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1928. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; dark olive spine, black text; boards strong, fraying on spine tail and head edge, general edgewear, soiling on front cover; text block is age toned, tearing on one page, damp staining on bottom of fore edge, occasional light pencil mark; 164pp.
La Jolla, CA: The Green Tiger Press, Undated. Folio, unpaginated. Paperback in publisher issued manila envelope in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Book comprises one sheet folded accordion-style. Numerous illustrations. Light rubbing at folds. Manila envelope has illustration [with publishing info] pasted to front. Light foxing and rubbing to envelope. Previous owner's sticker to flap of envelope.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, September 1911. na. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. light brown clothbound HB spine has stamped dark red titling between ends with light wear. some fading and/or mildly nicked off tint to its lettering down spine and the illustrated red/evergreen figures with enlarged titling upon front cover. binding is solidly intact, with illustrations, and tissue over the frontispiece facing title page. browned edges, darker more to head of spine and fore-edge marred where nicked. as is. 309 pp.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1920. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is green with dark green text, foxing; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges slightly sprung; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 330.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1975. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white spine with red text; Dust jacket has minor shelf wear, just light rubbing on front and slightly sunned spine; Boards have slight edge wear with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges but otherwise with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 186.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; yellow spine with red and blue text; jacket has sunning, damp staining on back, creasing along spine, rubbing, price clipped; boards are strong, faint spotting, minor edgewear; textblock has age toning, damp staining in upper corners of last several pages, blind stamp on second endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 204.
Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1953. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Thin spine with blue and beige shades; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, rubbing on one of the book title letters, light scratches, marks and rubbing to exterior surfaces, creasing and fraying at corners; Binding slightly loose, minor marks within pages, light marks on rear paste-down; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations.
New York: Philomel Books, 1981. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ has edgewear, shelfwear, some spotting/smudging and fading, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight stains on front and rear; Text block has stains on endpapers, spotting along top edge of some pages; unpaged, color illustrations.
New York: Random House, 1959. Octavo; Second printing; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with black print; DJ in mylar, slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, mild edgewear; Boards in blue cloth with black print, light wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear; Text block has pink-tinted top edge, slight smudging to page bottoms through page 14, else clean and tight; 185 pages, illustrated.
London: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1909. First Edition Thus. Quarto, 136 pages; VG; bound in full mid 20th century dark blue calf, paneled spine with gilt; marbled endpapers; interior clean; contains eleven (11) full-color tipped-in plates by Rackham, including frontispiece, protected by tissue guards; shelved Case 12.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. Limited Edition. 4to., 322pp.;VG vellum spine with publisher's blue and gold patterned boards, in original glassine and blue box with paper label; box shoes some wear and aging, but very sturdy; a number of pages are uncut along the fore edge; top edge of text block gilt; ex libris on ffep; frontispiece; of a limited edition of 512 copies signed by N.C. Wyeth, this is 379; with 15 tipped-in full color plates, including the frontispiece; DC consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. First edition. Octavo; pp 322; VG-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior, sunning to exterior, some wear to corners; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, deckled fore edge, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
New York: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1912. First edition. Small quarto in burgundy hardcovers with gold gilt; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear; gilted upper external edge; illustrated end pages discolored; open gutters at center but binding strong; illustrations covered with legend on rice paper; fairly large print; pp. 127; shelved in Case # 14; DC consignment.
San Antonio: The Naylor Company, 1966. Second Edition. Octavo; Second edition, second printing 1970; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has mild edgewear and mild shelfwear, slight creasing and soiling; Boards in tan cloth with black print, stains; Text block has spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xi, 98 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
R.H.S. Ltd Text, 1974. Enlarged Octavo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Black spine with white text/title; boards are strong and mostly clean, aside from adhesive residue on the front; small yellow price bookplate on the front pastedown; part of the front pastedown is unattached from the board; binding is strong; textblock is clean.
New York: Shapolsky Publishers, 1990. First edition. Octavo; Black spine with off-white text; Dust jacket is price clipped with smudge on front and very slight edge wear otherwise clean and intact; Boards are lightly sunned with lightly bumped head spine edge otherwise clean exterior with strong panels; Text block has slight markings on copyright page, but otherwise pages unmarked with tight binding; Inscribed by author.
Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1955. Octavo; G+/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with black print; DJ is missing rear panel, large areas of spine torn away, tears to top and bottom of front panel, shelfwear; Boards in white marbled paper and blue cloth with silver print, wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has name stamps and ink inscription on front endpapers, mild tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 175 pages, color illustrations.
London: Oxford University Press, 1976. 1st Edition. Quarto hardcover in orange illustrated boards. NF- / No dust jacket. Very light bumping to head and tail of spine, else condition is superb, binding tight, pages clean and crisp, full-page illustrations in vibrant color and depth on every page with running text, the book tells the delightful tale of about a sculptor in Renaissance Florence, the illustrations brilliantly depict all the splendor of Renaissance Italy. Shelve Children's section.
New York: Steward, Tabori & Chang, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Large Square Octavo, 156 pages; VG/VG; spine beige with continuation of cover illustration and blue lettering; price unclipped '$29.95'; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, has minor bumping to the corners; signed and inscribed by Fricke and Carroll on the ffep; clean interior; shelved in alcove 2.
London: Faber and Faber Ltd., 1951. 8vo; VG- hardcover without dust jacket; yellow, moderately scarred spine without text; boards have rubbing to the edges and bumping to the tips; front and middle gutters are damaged but boards are in tact; front free end-paper has an inscription; paste downs, free end papers, and limited pages have strong foxing and stains otherwise text is clean and legible; 30p.
New York: Coward McCann, 1941. First Edition. oblong 8vo., unpaginated; G+/G; spine red with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; moderate wear to jacket, including chips to the head and tail of spine, large chip from upper fore corner of front cover, small chip from upper edge of rear cover, two long rips between 1 and 2 inches, mild staining to rear, wear to flap hinges; spine has two pieces missing, a chunk of the letters 'OTH', with a tear extending an inch onto the rear board, small piece missing on the 'W'; some wear to board edges; INSCRIBED by Gág opposing title page, dated November, 1941; this book won the Caldecott Honor in 1942; shelved case 14.
New York: Coward McCann, 1933. First Edition. 4to., unpaginated; VG-/no DJ; spine black with green on the tail, no lettering; protected with mylar; some chipping to head and tail of spine; mild wear to boards, hinges; age-toning to pages; wear to corners; a hildren's alphabet book that was a Newbery Honor recipient in 1934; shelved case 14.