Topic: Children's Books [x]
Bookseller: Walkabout Books [x]
(No Author Listed)
New York: Carton & Porter/Sunday-School Union,
16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. pp 38 + 2 [ads]. Undated, but no later than 1866 (based on contemporary inscription). Period leather-backed boards. more
[CHILDREN] Parley, Peter [Samuel Goodrich Griswold]
Philadelphia: Charles Desilver, 1859.
16mo - over 5 3/4 - 6 3/4" tall. Revised edition. 138 pp, illustrated with engravings and a map. Original blind stamped cloth. Edges rubbed, more
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1981.
Second printing. Spine and left edge of front board sunned; else a fine copy; briefly inscribed by dePaola on the half-title page. Dust jacket is more
Yolen, Jane; Mills, Lauren (Illustrator)
Boston, MA: Little, Brown, and Company, 1990.
Unpaginated, approximately 32 pp. Each letter of the alphabet is represented by a busy elf, engaged in an alphabetically appropriate activity and surrounded by objects more
(No Author Listed)
Landsdowne, PA: Hamilton Press, 1962.
7 pp, with illustrations, in original wrappers. Light shelf wear to wrappers, light toning to edges; contents clean. Alphabet book, likely produced as a Christmas more
Putnam, Nina Wilcox; Gruelle, Johnny (Illustrator)
New York: Algonquin Publishing,
Reprint of the Volland edition of 1918; undated, but c. 1930s. Unpaginated. Illustrated in color, w/pictorial endpapers. Extremities rubbed, some chipping to paper on spine; more
New York: Clarion Books, 1991.
32 pp. Book and jacket in as-new condition. After a poor harvest, two children regain the Corn Maiden's blessings for their people with with the more
Hendricks, Stanley; Muenchen, Al (Illustrator)
Kansas City, MO: Hallmark Children's Editions,
Undated, c. 1970. Unpaginated, approximately 15 pp, with illustrations, pop ups, pull outs. Light handling wear, light wear to edges including two small (less than more
Williams, Clara Andrews; Williams, George Alfred
New york: Frederick A. Stokes, 1905.
Ca. 11 x 14 inches, oblong, in original pictorial boards, which are heavily rubbed and show some old insect damage. Some light foxing and soiling more
[CHILDREN] Holmes, Prescott
Philadelphia: Henry Altemus,
Undated, c. 1900. A volume in the Altemus Young People's Library. 264 pp +  pp ads, with 80 illustrations, including color frontispiece. 5 x more
Sanford, Mrs. D.P.
New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1878.
212 pp, with frontispiece, many illustrations from engravings. Attractive publisher's binding of green cloth decorated in gilt, silver, red and brown; all edges gilt. Light more
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931.
Original yellow cloth with lettering in reddish orange, illustrated endpapers. No dust jacket. Boards show general soiling and wear, hinges wobbly, old tape repair at more
London: Andrew Melrose,
Undated, but 1899. 152 pp, illustrated with line dawings by James R. Sinclair, in beautifully illustrated cloth binding. Boards lightly rubbed, paper over front hinge more
Philadelphia: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1850.
4.5 x 6 inches, 64 pp, in original blind-stamped red boards with gilt title. Hand-colored frontispiece. Light soiling and general wear to boards, lacking front more
(No Author Listed)
New York: American Tract Society, 1852.
Gift Book. 4 x 6 inches. 288 pp, in faded purple boards with blind-stamped decoration, gilt spine. Colored frontispiece, illustrations, index. Notes in pencil on more
Robinson Klecker, Emma; Dean, Eva (Illustrator)
Chicago: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 1900.
148 pp, with frontispiece, illustrations, in an attractive decorative binding. Small split in the cloth along the fron joint, rubbing to extremities, a few smudges more
[Hughs or Hughes, Mrs. Mary]
New York: W.B. Gilley, 1817.
13 cm, 180 pp. Contemporary marbled boards; spine recovered in black cloth tape. Some peeling to marbled paper, one crack at center of binding, where more
London, Jonathan; Long, Sylvia (Illustrator)
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1994.
Unpaginated, approximately 28 pp. As he builds a snowbunny, Liplap feels something is missing and wishes his grandmother, who recently died, was with him. Book more
Newsom, Carol; Lear, Edward
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, 1983.
Unpaginated. 8.25 X 10 inches, with beautiful color illustrations by Newsom, accompanying Lear's rhymes. Pictorial binding w/matching dust jacket. Corners lightly bumped, pages just slightly more
New York: Viking, 1999.
Signed by Author(s) First printing. An as-new copy, signed and very briefly inscribed by the author on the illustration facing the title page. Eight book more