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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. With a poem by Austin Dobson.

By: CARROLL, Lewis.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: London:, William Heinemann; New York: Doubleday, Page, [ca.1907?].: 1907

Seller ID: LV2049

8vo. xi, 161, [1] pp. 13 colored plates; foxed. Original red cloth with color pictorial plate on upper cover; spine ends frayed. Good. See: Latimore and Haskell, p.29. View more info

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Almanack for 1883.

By: GREENAWAY, Kate (1846-1901).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London:, George Routledge and Sons, [1883].: 1883

Seller ID: LV1872

10 cm. [miniature] [24] pp. Delightful color wood-engraved illus. on every page; split rear inner hinge. Original glazed pictorial boards with cloth spine, PRESERVED IN A LATER ELABORATE GILT-STAMPED GREEN MOROCCO SLIPCASE MADE BY SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE OF LONDON FOR J. W. ROBINSON CO.; slipcase corner a bit chipped. Very good. Scarce. The charming little pocket-sized "almanacks" by one of British children's leading book illustrators Kate Greenaway were issued between 1883 and 1895. Greenaway's scenes of beautifully-dressed children frolicking in the countryside were popular during the... View more info

Grimm's Fairy Tales. Selected and illustrated by Elenore Abbott.

By: GRIMM, Brothers.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920.: 1920

Seller ID: LV2061

8vo. vii, 308 pp. Plates. Original black cloth with color mounted plate on upper cover. Very good +. With many favorites: The Frog Prince, Hansel and Grethel, Cinderella, The Headless Maiden, Thumbling, The Golden Bird, Little Snow-White, Rumpelstiltskin, The Raven, The Man of Iron, The House in the Wood, The Goose-Girl at the Well, etc. View more info

Blind Man's Bluff. Fun for all.

By: [Children] De Wolfe, Fiske, publisher.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston:, De Wolfe, Fiske, ca.1890. [no date].: 1890

Seller ID: LV2054

Series: Ring-Around-a-Rosy. Sq. 8vo. [80] pp. Color lithographic frontispiece, illustrated; 1 fig. with child's crayon doodle, illus. of Rip Van Winkle torn. Original green cloth-backed color lithographic pictorial picture of 2 boys and 2 girls with their game of 'hide-n-seek'. Good. Features: The Selfish-Man, Rip Van Winkle, Snowball, Sir Richard Whittington, An Indian Makin Fire, The Three Kings. View more info

Sunshine for all. Stories and Poems. By Mary E. Wilkins, Susan Coolidge, Charles Robert Harper, Anna Leach, Frances A. Humphrey, and other famous authors.

By: [Nursery stories] D. Lothrop (publisher).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston:, D. Lothrop, 1888.: 1888

Seller ID: LV2053

Sq. 8vo. [88] pp. Color lithographic frontispiece, illus. [title: With illustrations by Taylor, Garrett, Bodfish and others.] Delightful pictorial quarter blue cloth binding with full color lithographic illustrations on upper and lower covers (upper: a young boy & girl playing with one swing; lower: 2 maidens with may flowers and a young blue in blue holding a May-pole and a garland). Very good. View more info

Little People in the Nursery. Illustrated.

By: [Nursery stories] D. Lothrop, publisher.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston:, D. Lothrop, 1888.: 1888

Seller ID: LV2050

Sq. 8vo. [96] pp. Illus. American color printed cover showing a mother holding a ribbon which is used as a swing for her little daughter's doll – dressed in Victorian costumes; the back cover featuring two colorfully drawn children in 'adult' costume (the boy in blue with a coat too large and holding a cane). Very good. The book is both well-illustrated in black & white and it offers a wide array of stories including a version of the Gingerbread man. Others: "Dot, the dentist' (Dot is a monkey); Dode's School-Days (she is a little black girl who holds a sweeping broom and a big smi... View more info

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Little Ellen. [With]: Good Advice for Boys and Girls. [With]: The Little Riddler, with many engravings.

By: [S. A. Howland, publisher].

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Worcester:, S. A. Howland, [no date, ca. 1842-1853?].: 1842

Seller ID: BL4576

[4 x 3 ¼ inches]. Three works in one volume. Sm. 12mo. [3]-15, [1]; 16; 16 pp. Lacks title-page of first story. Original pictorial boards; badly worn with the scarring to the front cover such that the 'pictorial' part of the cover is mostly gone – a fragment of the original design remains. As is. Children's Literature View more info