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CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.

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1 AIKEN, JOAN. The Wolves Of Willoughby Chase.
Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Dustjacket has slight chips and scraches. 
This is a robust, lively entertaining fantasy that will enthral any imaginative child. 
Price: 8.55 USD
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2 BJORK, CHRISTINA AND ANDERSON, LENA. Linnea In Monet's Garden.
R & S Books, Stockholm: 1988. 9129583144 / 9789129583144 First American Edition, Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Linnea has visited Claude Monet's garden! This innovative art book for young people contains photographs of many of Monet's famous paintings and old family snapshots of the Monets, everal previously unpublished. Translated from the Swedish by Joan Sandin. 
Price: 6.84 USD
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3 DUNBAR, JOYCE; GLIORI, DEBI. Tell Me What It's Like To Be Big.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2001. 015205247X / 9780152052478 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
"The picture book equivalent of comfort food. It's one of those stories you'll gladly read over and over again." - The San Diego Union Tribune 
Price: 13.30 USD
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4 FARROW, G. E., FURNISS, HARRY (ILLUSTRATIONS), AVERY, GILLIAN (INTRODUCTION BY). The Wallypug Of Why.
Victor Gollancz, London: 1968. Gollancz Revivals . s Softcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The first of the Wallypug books set in a dreamland full of nursery rhyme characters. 
Price: 64.60 USD
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5 FEIFFER, JULES. Feiffer's Album.
Random House, New York: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy with former owners inscription on dedication page with small tears chips and stains near jacket corners. 
In this collection Feiffer offers his readers three cartoon stories, two dialogues, one fable and a one-act play. This is the first work to cover the full range of the author's talents. 
Price: 18.52 USD
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6 FIELD, RACHEL; LATHROP, DOROTHY P. (ILLUSTRATIONS). Hitty: Her First Hundred Years.
The MacMillan Co., New York: 1929. First Edition, Second Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
One hundred years of American history seen through the eyes of a very independent doll. A favorite since it was first published in 1929, this Newbery Medal winner is a timeless classic about a very special doll of great charm and character. Color front Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop. 
Price: 118.51 USD
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7 GG, WANDA. The Funny Thing.
Coward-McCann, INC, New York: 1929. Eleventh Impression. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition, with some wear to the dustjacket. 
This is the story of how Bobo, the kind old man of the mountains, reforms The Funny Thing. Illustrated by the author. 
Price: 188.81 USD
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8 GRAHAME, KENNETH; KINCAID, ERIC (ILLUSTRATIONS). The Wind In The Willows.
Brimax Books, Newmarket: 1986. 0861123549 / 9780861123544 Reprint edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A timeless tale that should be a part of everyone's childhood. The characters are individual masterpieces; the setting of the English countryside shown in all its seasons is totally chaming; the language is a combination of the poetic and the humorous. 
Price: 9.88 USD
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9 GUEST, ELISSA HADEN; DAVENIER, CHRISTINE (ILLUSTRATED BY). Iris And Walter And Cousin Howie.
Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Orlando: 2004. 0152050590 / 9780152050597 First Gulliver Books Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Walter's favorite cousin is coming to visit, but Iris is disappointed when Howie does not turn out to be so great-or friendly-after all. "Iris and Walter will join Frog and Toad and Henry and Mudge in a prominent place on the easy-reading shelves."-The Bulletin. Ages 6-9. 
Price: 5.18 USD
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10 HAYS, WILMA PITCHFORD; SMITH, LAWRENCE BEALL (ILLUSTRATED BY). Mary's Star: A Tale Of Orphans In Virginia 1781.
Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading condition. Ex library book with usual markings and labels. 
When Captain Frazier brought the new that her father had been killed in a Revolutionary War battle, Mary Breckenridge's world seemed to collapse. She and her older brother, never especially close to each other, found themselves alone and penniless. 
Price: 13.54 USD
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11 HILLS, VERNA; WARE, CHARLOTTE (ILLUSTRATIONS); INGERSOLL, W. KING (CHAPTER HEAD DRAWINGS). Martin And Judy In Their Two Little Houses - Volume One.
The Beacon Press, Boston: May 1955. Ninth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Reading copy. Library discard. 
Every story in this volume was especially written to speak to very young children in their own language about the basic experiences which every child has - the experiences that mean the most as the child's character is being formed, at the very time when healthy attitudes are developing. 
Price: 17.58 USD
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12 JACKSON, IAN (ILLUSTRATED BY). Very Mixed Up Animals.
The Millbrook Press, Brookfield: 1998. 0761304258 / 9780761304258 h Hardcover with no dustjacket. Good condition. Binding slightly chipped. 
This book allows children to mix and match parts of animals with parts of different animals to create fun pictures. Illustrated by Ian Jackson and created and produced by Nicholas Harris, Joanna Turner, and Claire Aston. 
Price: 61.75 USD
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13 JAKOBSEN, KATHY. My New York.
Little, Brown and Co., New York: 1991. 0316456535 / 9780316456531 Fifth printing. Reinforced binding edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A young New Yorker invites us and a friend from the Midwest to join her on a tour of all her favorite places in New York. From the towering Empire State Building to the sights and sounds of Chinatown at night, the Museum of Natural History with its gian barosaurus,and the Fourth of July fireworks over the New York skyline, this is a visual celebration of one of the most fascinating cities of the world. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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14 LANG, ANDREW. The Red Book Of Animal Stories.
Charles E. Tuttle, Rutland, Vt: 1985. Second Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A collection of true and fictional tales about wild, domestic and mythical animals. Includes 67 illustrations. 
Price: 40.09 USD
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15 LEVINE, RHODA; KUSKIN, KARLA (ILLUSTRATED BY). Harrison Loved His Umbrella.
Atheneum, New York: 1964. Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy, with fair dustjacket. 
Harrison, a boy who always held his umbrella, inspires all the other children to do the same. With illustration, this book is a Junior Literary Guild Selection, chosen as an outstanding book for boys and girls. 
Price: 78.38 USD
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16 MANDELSTEIN, PAUL; SILIN-PALMER, PAMELA (ILLUSTRATIONS). The Nightingale And The Wind.
Rizzoli International Publications, New York: 1994. 0847817873 / 9780847817870 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This is traditional fairy tale with a modern twist. In this tale the Nightingale yearns to leave its captivity and to break free of the velvet robes, jewels, and other luxuries provided by it captor, the Falcon. 
Price: 50.68 USD
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17 MILLER, OLIVE BEAUPRE (EDITOR); STURGES, KATHARINE (PICTURES). Little Pictures Of Japan.
The Book House For Children, Chicago: 1925. First Edition (unstated) h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Previous owners name on second page. 
These minute gems, hokku poems, usher one into that atmosphere of tender sympathy with all that has life, that world of benign serenity where dwelt the ancient poets of Japan. Sensitively illustrated in color. 
Price: 16.44 USD
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18 MILNE, A.A; ROBINSON, CHARLES (DECORATED BY). Once On A Time.
G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1922. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition with decorative and illustrative gold stamping on red cloth except for a few bumps and former owner's dedication on half-title. 
A fairy tale about princesses, counts and kings. Includes illustrations. 
Price: 233.70 USD
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19 NEWBERY, JOHN; THWAITE, M. F. (INTRODUCTION). A Little Pretty Pocket Book.
Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., New York: 1967. First American Edition. h Hardcover, with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Famous as John Newbery's first publication for children. It appeared in 1744 and is an important representative of those books which broke new ground in seeking to amuse children as well as instruct them. This book was the very first book to use the words "Base-ball" in the original edition in 1744.Includes an Index. 
Price: 42.04 USD
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20 O'DELL, SCOTT. Zia.
Dell, New York: 1978. 0440999049 / 9780440999041 s Softcover. Good reading copy with drawings on inside back cover. 
A sequel to the Island of the Blue Dolpins. A young Indian girl, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the mission, is helped by her Aunt Karana, whose story was told in Island of the Blue Dolphins. 
Price: 2.85 USD
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