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Alphabet in Rhyme, Third Series No. 1, Redfield's Toy Books
1 Alphabet in Rhyme, Third Series No. 1, Redfield's Toy Books
New York Kiggins & Kellogg 1856 Printed Wrapper Near Fine No Jacket 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
No publication date, but circa 1856. 16 page chapbook. Alphabet is illustrated with woodcuts of people including Henry VIII, Ben Franklin, and Zachary Taylor. Illustration identifies Taylor as General and not President, so it possible this cchapbook could have been published in the late 1840s. Clean pages, clear printing. No writing or scribbles. Light foxing. All pages present and attached to cover. Blue paper cover has some soiling, but little wear. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Rollo's Tour in Europe: Complete Set of Ten Books: Atlantic (1853), Paris (1854), Switzerland (1854), London (1855), Rhine (1855), Scotland (1856), Holland (1857), Geneva (1857), Rome (1858) and Naples (1858), Abbott, Jacob
2 Abbott, Jacob Rollo's Tour in Europe: Complete Set of Ten Books: Atlantic (1853), Paris (1854), Switzerland (1854), London (1855), Rhine (1855), Scotland (1856), Holland (1857), Geneva (1857), Rome (1858) and Naples (1858)
Boston W.J. Reynolds & Co. and Brown, Taggard, & Chase (Reynold's successor) 1853 _ Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Complete matching set of first and early editions of this classic children's series; a key set in any collection of series books. First six volumes in the series were published by Reynolds, and the last by Brown, Taggard and Chase (Reynold's successor). Tight bindings with sound hinges. Clean pages with occassional light spotting/foxing. Frontispieces with protective tissues are present in each volume. 1854 gift inscription on the front free endpaper of first volume in the series and owner's name on front free endpapers of five other books. Slight spine slants. Some sunning to spines. 
Price: 700.00 USD
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Disney's Pocahontas Pop-Up Book, Anonymous
3 Anonymous Disney's Pocahontas Pop-Up Book
New York Disney Press 1995 Paper Covered Boards As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Vaccaro Associates and Eric Binder 
Everything is in perfect shape. "All the highlights of the animated film are transformed into action-packed po-up scenes. . . . All the favorite characters from the film are here, including playful Meeko the raccoon, Flit the hummingbird, Chief Powhatan, and the villainous Governor Ratcliffe, and the smug pug dog, Percy." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Popeye and the Magic Flute, Anonymous
4 Anonymous Popeye and the Magic Flute
New York Random House 1981 First Edition Paper Covered Boards As New No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Carrero, Wilfrido Ramirez 
Very nice copy of a tough-to-find popup book. Doesn't appear to have ever been read. All six popups are in perfect shape. Clean with no writing or scribbles. Almost no wear. See accompanying scanned image. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Old Woman and Her Pig, Anonymous
5 Anonymous The Old Woman and Her Pig
New York McLoughlin Brothers 1890 Printed Wrapper Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Circa 1890. Linen cover. 5 chromolithographs including covers (one is double-page). Internal pages are in nice shape with some light wear and soiling (finger smudges). Cover shows some wear, chipping, and creases; inside rear cover has a 2"x3" piece of paper covering removed from backing. Priced accordingly. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Tom Swift and His Giant Magnet, Appleton, Victor
6 Appleton, Victor Tom Swift and His Giant Magnet
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Number 35 in the Tom Swift series. Original tan quad cover with blank endpapers. (Thi is not the far more common orange cover edition or the even more common Whitman edition.) Color dustjacket with smiling Tom in shirt sleeves and flat hat on spine. Last dj flap title is Giant Magnet. Last title on rear panel is Don Sturdy on the Ocean Bottom. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages with no writing or scribbles. Owner's name on front free endpaper. Bright cover with very little wear. Colorful dust jacket has some wear mostly along edges. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Shadow and the Living Death, As Told to Maxwell Grant
7 As Told to Maxwell Grant The Shadow and the Living Death
Racine, Wisconsin Whitman 1940 Paper Covered Boards Very Good No Jacket 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall Hess, Erwin L. 
Better Little Book #1430. Nice cover illustrations. Complete with all pages and endpapers. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages with some light even toning. Minor cover wear, mostly at bottom of spine. Slight slant. Much better shape than usually found. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Sugar-Loaf Mountain, Bancroft, Laura (pseudonym of L. Frank Baum)
8 Bancroft, Laura (pseudonym of L. Frank Baum) Sugar-Loaf Mountain
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1906 _ Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Enright, Maginal Wright 
Fifth volume in the Twinkle Tales series. 1906 copyright, but later printing; binding type A with no blurb on rear cover. (There were only two printings of the first edition, both by Reilly & Britton; any Reilly & Lee publication is a later printing.) 64 pages. 15 full-page color illustrations as well as a color title-page. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages; tiny (1/8") spot in margin of one page. Light toning to end papers. Light, small (1/4") scuff at upper right corner of front free endpaper where it appears a price tag may have been removed. Cover has bright color and light wear but for a short (3/8") chip at the top of the spine. Dust jacket has some wear and light soiling, but is complete. Overall a very nice copy of a scarce and popular non-Oz title by Baum. 
Price: 2500.00 USD
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9 Baum, L. Frank How the Wogglebug Got a Thanksgiving Dinner
Kansas City, Missouri The Kansas City Journal 1904 First Edition Newspaper Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall McDougall, Walt 
One leaf from the newspaper. Paper is toned and brittle. There are a few small chips in the margin and a couple of closed tears. Baum produced a 27-part comic strip series, Queer Visitors from the Marvelous Land of Oz, which ran weekly from 4 Sep 1904 to 26 Feb 1905 to fuel demand prior to the release his second Oz book, The Marvelous Land of Oz. This story was the fourteenth in the series and the third featuring the Woggle-Bug. The full-page strips ran in Philadelphia North American, Chicago Sunday Record-Herald, and other newspapers. The Woggle-Bug character proved so popular that Baum created a play and book based on his adventures in early 1905. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Little Wizard Series.  The Jell-O Booklets: 4 Vols. Ozma and the Little Wizard, Tiktok and the Nome King, Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse, and The Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman, Baum, L. Frank
10 Baum, L. Frank The Little Wizard Series. The Jell-O Booklets: 4 Vols. Ozma and the Little Wizard, Tiktok and the Nome King, Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse, and The Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman
Chicago The Reilly & Lee Company 1932 _ Soft Cover Very Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Neil, John R. 
Complete set of all four Little Wizard volumes issued as Jell-O premiums Jell-O advertisements appear on the title page and page [30] of each volume. Jell-O recipes are printed inside the rear covers, and the back covers contain colored illustrations of the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman carrying a giant platter of Jell-O. Hanff p. 84 and Bienvenue p. 86-87. All of the volumes are complete with sound saddle-stapled bindings. No rips, tape, writing, or missing pieces. Minor wear, mostly along spines. Light soiling to Ozma. Looks like a small (1/4") split at the spine tail of Scarecrow has been neatly mended. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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The Wizard of Oz Animated By Julian Wehr, Baum, L. Frank
11 Baum, L. Frank The Wizard of Oz Animated By Julian Wehr
Akron, Ohio Saalfield 1944 Comb Binding Very Good + No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Wehr, Julian 
Very nice copy of one of Wehr's best animations. Six animations all work fine. Animation 1 - Dorothy and Scarecrow (minor tab wear). Animation 2 - Dorothy and Tin Man (no problems). Animation 3 - Crying Lion (no problems). Animation 4 - Locked in the Cage (no problems). Animation 5 - Wizard and Scarecrow (light tab soiling). Animation 6 - Wizard and Tin Man (no problems). All pages are securely held by plastic binding. Clean pages with occasional finger smudges. Minor cover wear. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Woggle-Bug Book, Baum, L. Frank
12 Baum, L. Frank The Woggle-Bug Book
Chicago Reilly & Britton 1905 First Edition, 1st Printing Soft Cover Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Morgan, Ike 
48 un-numbered pages. Binding Type B with green cloth spine, pale yellow front cover background, and title on the back cover. No endpapers as issued. Sound binding with original front and back reinforcing white cloth strips present and an great shape. Clean pages with some light color offsetting. Light cover wear with some minor soiling; light damp-staining with some color run. Far better shape than usually found. "The cardstock covers were easily damaged and torn and offered little protection from child readers. As a result the large book is one of the most delicate and ephemeral of all Baum publications" - Bienvenue and Schmitt, p. 217-9. See also Hanff, p. 78-80. 
Price: 2600.00 USD
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Forty-Seven Keys, Berry, Erick - Pseudonym for Evangel Allena Champlin Best
13 Berry, Erick - Pseudonym for Evangel Allena Champlin Best Forty-Seven Keys
New York Macmillan Company 1949 First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Berry, Erick (dust jacket) 
Great juvenile story about a highschool girl who wants to be an author and gets a job as a secretary for famous novelist. Berry/Champlin Best was a prolific writer and prize-winning illustrator three Newberry Honor Awards; Forty-Seven Keys is one of her most elusive titles. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages; tiny old yard sale price on front free endpaper and very faint smudge on title page. Light cover wear. Dustjacket has some edgewear, heaviest at head of spine. See accompanying scanned image. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Soldier Panorama Book, Bingham, Clifton and Others
14 Bingham, Clifton and Others The Soldier Panorama Book
London and New York Ernest Nister and E.P. Dutton 1900 Cloth-backed Pictorial Boards Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardy, E. S. And F. A. Stewart 
Circa 1900. Complete with all five double-page color pop-ups of realistic battle scenes. Additional sepia illustrations (one is dated 1900). Nice example of a spectacular Nister pop-up book. All of the pop-ups are in excellent working shape with vivid color. A couple of the thin rifle barrels have straightened misfolds, but I only noticed one rifle tip, one helmet spike, and one busby tassel missing in the entire book. Tight binding; front hinge is cracked, rear hinge is sound. Generally clean pages with occasion light marginal soiling or finger smudge. The page edges show some minor wear, and there is an old tape repair (on the reverse) to a closed 2" tear at fore-edge margin of one of the pop-up pages. The cover has some light wear and soiling. The original cloth spine is in nice shape. Gift inscription inside front cover. The battles and units are not identified in this book, however Peeps into Nisterland notes they include the Royal Horse Artillery, the New South Wales Lancers, the Irish Hussars, and the Royal Scots Fusiliers 
Price: 1450.00 USD
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Sue Barton: Superintendent of Nurses, Boylston, Helen Dore
15 Boylston, Helen Dore Sue Barton: Superintendent of Nurses
New York Little Brown 1950 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Number 5 in the Sue Barton series. Very hard-to-find in dust jacket. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages. Owner's bookplate and name on front free endpaper. Faint scuff on front free endpaper where it appears a price tag may have been removed. Very slight spine slant. Little wear to cover. Dust jacket has some edge wear. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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John Michael's Adventure on the Island of Tomorrow with the Plumpzejamps, Bradley, Dorothy Hutchinson
16 Bradley, Dorothy Hutchinson John Michael's Adventure on the Island of Tomorrow with the Plumpzejamps
New York Carlton Press 1982 Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
"The delightfultale of John Michael's adventure is the fantasy of a boy whose vivid imagination takes him to far away lands. Here he meets a family of unheard of creatures, and together they go on an exciting adventure that will surely capture the fancy of any reader." Fantasy for children and a philosophical examination of the concept of "time" for adults. Author's signature and date on the front free endpaper. Unclipped dust jacket is protected by an archival book cover. See accompanying scanned image. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Browning, Robert The Pied Piper of Hamelin
London George G. Harrap & Brentano's 1939 _ Printed Wrapper Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Rackham, Arthur 
37 pages. Color frontispiece. B/w illustrations throughout, some full page. Pictorial wrapper also by Rackham. Tight binding. Clean pages. Some minor foxing, mostly at page edges. Clean cover with some light edgewear 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Advertisement - Handbill Recalling a Printing of "Through the Looking Glass", Carroll, Lewis
18 Carroll, Lewis Advertisement - Handbill Recalling a Printing of "Through the Looking Glass"
1893 Handbill Near Fine 
Scarce handbill issued by Lewis Carrol at "Christmas, 1893" recalling the Sixtieth Thousand printing of Through the Looking Glass due to poor quality control that resulted bad pictures and printing, which "make the book not worth buying." Carroll offered replacement copies, and pledged to provide the poor copies to "Mechanics Institutes, Village Reading-Rooms, and similar [hard-pressed] institutions" free-of-charge. Handbill is in very nice shape. Clean with only very light edge wear. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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The Charlie Chaplin Book, Chaplin, Charles
19 Chaplin, Charles The Charlie Chaplin Book
New York Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company 1916 Printed Wrapper Good No Jacket Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Complete; 12 pages plus cover. Sepia cameo of Chaplin on title page. 21 other sepia photos of him as the Tramp. Sound stapled binding. Spine worn but neatly mended and holding well. Pages generally clean with faint dampstain at edges of several leaves. Some soiling to cover. Owner's name on front cover. Original hanging string missing. Very presentable copy, but with some minor problems, so priced accordingly. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Frolic on Wheels: and Other Stories of Festive Sport and Merry Mischief of These Fun-Loving People, Cox, Palmer
20 Cox, Palmer A Frolic on Wheels: and Other Stories of Festive Sport and Merry Mischief of These Fun-Loving People
Philadelphia Hubbard Publishing 1895 Printed Wrapper Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cox, Palmer 
Complete. Unpaginated but approximately 30 pages. Crisp illustrations in green and purple. Sound binding. Clean pages. Light soiling and wear to cover. Uncommon Palmer Cox title. Stories include: A Frolic on Wheels, The Calm-Minded Men, The Baby-Bird, The Hen's Adventure, What the Butterfly Says, and Bugaboo Bill the Giant. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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