Bookseller: Aardvark Books [x]
Topic: Children's Literature [x]
Carpe Viam Productions, 2013.
Glossy pictorial cover, stated first edition, with paper band stamped with "ENJOY". Inscribed and signed inside. Slight nudge to top corners. Award-winning story about a more
New York: W. W. Norton & Co, 1967.
Very mild wear to extremities. Teal-colored lettering to spine of illustrated tan boards. Illustrated jacket Mylar protected. 186 pp. Clean, tight, bright. The story of more
Artzybasheff, Boris (Retold and illus. by)
New York: Viking Press, 1937.
STATED FIRST EDITION. No markings. Mild wear to extremities. Colored line-drawn illustrations by author. Dark green lettering and design to front of green, cloth-covered boards. more
London: The Bodley Head, 1900.
FIRST THUS. Previous owner's bookplate to front free endpaper and name written on half title page. Front hinges just starting. Frontis, title page and beginning more
Thorne-Thomsen, Kathleen and Paul Rocheleau
San Francisco: Chronicle, 1999.
FIRST EDITION. Charming illustrated endpapers. Black lettering on spine. Illustrations on front of glossy white boards. Navy-blue lettering and photographs on white jacket. Unpaginated (28 more
LONDON: Falcon Press, 1948.
Originally written as a broadcast drama, played in serial form on Children's Hour. Beautiful full-color illustrations on front and rear pastedowns/free endpapers, with lavish black more
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1991.
Sharp corners. Jacket with 3 closed tears, .75" and less. Charming watercolor illustrations. Gilt lettering on white cloth-covered spine of blue boards. Unpaginated (27 pp). more
Todd, Burbank L.
New York: George Sully, 1914.
Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, in pencil. Boards are spotted and corners worn. Edges worn, spinecaps frayed. Slight spine lean. Illustrated. Frontispiece illustration more
Nashville, TN: Southern Publishing Assoc, 1931.
CARD COVERS. Sewn signatures. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Crease down spine. Lightly soiled covers. Age-tanned. Black and white photographs, illustrations. Green and more
Shakespeare, Wiliam ; E. Nesbit (retold by)
New York: Weathervane Books, 1111.
Light shelfwear to edges. Gilt lettering on spine of black boards. Black lettering to illustrated tan jacket. Beautifully illustrated. 283 pp. Clean, tight, bright. A more
Zaffo, George J.
New York: Doubleday, 1967.
STATED FIRST EDITION. Moderately wear and rubbing to board and extremities. Tape repair to rear endpapers. Illustrated. Endpapers with line-drawn illustrations. Red titles to white more
Tan, Amy and Gretchen Schields
New York: Macmillan, 1994.
Inscribed, signed and dated by Amy Tan, and also signed by the illustrator, Gretchen Schields, who also added a little drawing of a cat's face. more
New York: Henry Z. Walck, 1958.
FIRST EDITION. Previous owner's name to front paste-down endpaper. Sunning to all edges. Blue lettering on front of blue boards, blue cloth binding. Very mild more
New York: Viking Press, 1956.
FOURTH PRINTING. Previous owner's name to front paste-down endpaper. Residue where bookplate was removed. Light wear and rubbing to blue cloth binding. Small bumps to more
Chicago: Johnny Gruelle Company, 1948.
Hardback (8vo) in illustrated paper-covered boards; stunning color illustrations throughout. Binding solid; interior clean, Previous owner's name and date on front free endpaper on fep.; more
New York: Junior Literary Guild, 1949.
FIRST PRINTING. Creasing to spine ends. Top corners lightly bumped. Slightly musty. Closed tears to dust jacket. Jacket sunned, stained. Green lettering to spine of more
Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1992.
FIRST EDITION. Near fine. Black and gold - colored lettering to illustrated boards. Matching jacket. Whimsical illustrations. Unpaginated, (24 pp). Clean, bright, tight. A young more
Petesham, Maud and Miska
Chicago: John Winston Company,
Signed by both authors on the half title page. Illustrated in color and black and white. Blue cloth with nice bright gilt decoration on cover. more
Prelutsky, Jack [Poems By] Peter Sis [Illustrator]
New York: Greenwood Press, 1993.
Signed by Jack Prelutsky. Color illustrations by Peter Sis on every page. Color illustrated glossy boards, quarto in bright dust jacket. more
New York: Harper Collins, 1993.
Signed by the author and inscribed "Hi Max" with a drawing by the author. White cloth spine over red boards with cover decoration in gilt. more