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Rollo on the Rhine; Rollo's Tour in Europe Series., Abbott, Jacob
1 Rollo on the Rhine; Rollo's Tour in Europe Series.
Abbott, Jacob

Sheldon & Company 1873, Reprint. Very Good-; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; New York; First written in 1855 by W. J. Reynolds of Boston. 218 pages, bound in brown cloth with gilt & black stamped design. 14 engravings including frontispiece. A Sheldon & Co. reprint with moderate wear & fraying to spine ends & corners. Binding solid, though starting at front endapers.. Minor signs of finger soil. Stain on rear endpapers. 29154 
Price: 38.70 USD
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Berlin Moskau 1900 - 1950., Adaskina, N. L., Antonova, Irina Aleksandrovna., Merkert, Jörn
2 Berlin Moskau 1900 - 1950.
Adaskina, N. L., Antonova, Irina Aleksandrovna., Merkert, Jörn
3791316877 / 9783791316871
Prestel 1996, -. Very Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 709 pages, bound in red pictorial cover. Text in Russian. Profusely illustrated and beautifully illustrated. A joint effort by Berlinische Galerie and Gosudarstvennyi muzei izobrazitel'nykh iskusstv imeni A.S. Pushkina (Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts). Bright clean cover with only minor wear to extremities. Trace of foxing on top edge of text block. Pristine interior; free of names or markings. An examination of the cross-cultural influences and artistic exchanges between Berlin and Moscow during the first half of the twentieth century. Approximately 800 illustrations featured, including paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, photographs, posters, films, stage designs and architectural works. Due to weight of this oversize item, additional shipping charges may be necessary for overseas orders. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26264 
Price: 38.70 USD
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The Divine Comedy, Alighieri, Dante; Kenneth Mackenzie (translator); John Flaxman (engravings)
3 The Divine Comedy
Alighieri, Dante; Kenneth Mackenzie (translator); John Flaxman (engravings)
2863960482 / 9782863960486
The Folio Society 1979, Near Fine; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Lovely cornfloer blue cloth binding decorated with gilt stamped stars (cosmological design by Charles Foster) and lettering; light gray top-stain. Clean bright cloth, though spine shows faint sunning. Firm binding, sharp corners. Pages crisp, clean, and unmarked. In Very Good slipcase with light tanning on edge. 30501 
Price: 34.20 USD
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Knots Untied:  or, Ways and By-ways in the Hidden Life of American Detectives, American Craft Council; Mintz, Sidney W. ; Weaver, William Woys; Evans, Meryl
4 Knots Untied: or, Ways and By-ways in the Hidden Life of American Detectives
American Craft Council; Mintz, Sidney W. ; Weaver, William Woys; Evans, Meryl

J.B. Burr and Hyde 1871, First Edition. Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Hartford, CT; 665 pages, bound in brown cloth with gilt design & lettering. 30 illustrations.71 pg biographical section (author unattributed). Contents include: The Gambler's Wax Finger; Payne and the Counterfeiters; the Genealogical Swindlers; The Borrowed Diamond Rings; A Sorceress' Tick -- How She Was Caught; A Forced Marriage Scheme Defeated; William Roberts and HIs Forgeries; Col. Novena, Prince of Confidence Men; and much more. According to the biography, McWatters appears to have been quite a character, having dabbled in law, and later a career in law enforcement at the Metropolitan Police Force in New York, and later in detective work, as well as affiliations with actors and theatre life. McWatters is also the author of Detectives of Europe and America : or, Life in the Secret Service; The Gambler's Wax Finger and Other Startling Detective Experiences; Forgers and Confidence Men, or, The Secrets of the Detective Service Divulged. The book has a solid binding, but is just starting at top of front endpapers. Cover rather faded and worn at corners; fraying at spine ends. Gilt of spine quite faded. Endpapers & preliminaries are lightly soiled & foxed; interior pages overall clean with no presence of foxing. 28930 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Songs for the Little Ones at Home, American Tract Society
5 Songs for the Little Ones at Home
American Tract Society

American Tract Society 1884, Early Reprint. Very Good; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 288 pages; bound in brown cloth with red, green, yellow & brown stamped design on front cover. Gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Black & white lithographs. Design bright clean & intact. Light shelf wear on cover; base of spine moderate wear; minor stains on edge of back cover (white paint? ) Binding solid. Occasional foxing/ light soil on edges of pages. No markings. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 17273 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Morning Is a Little Child, Anglund, Joan Walsh
6 Morning Is a Little Child
Anglund, Joan Walsh
0152556524 / 9780152556525
Harcourt, Brace & World 1969, First Edition. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bound in watermelon colored cloth, black lettering & stamped design on front. First edition stated. Beautiful bright, clean cover, firmly bound, sharp corners. Endpapers show faint foxing. Interior quite clean, bright, no signs of foxing. Lovely bright clean dust jacket; price-clipped. Shallow wear at head of spine; a 1/2" closed tear & short crease at bottom edge of front panel. A nicely preserved copy of this first edition collectible. Interesting tidbit: The dedication page states that this publication was dedicated to the eleven Robert F. Kennedy children, by name. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27825 
Price: 31.50 USD
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A LINCOLNSHIRE LEGACY 1690-2003: Some lives & adventures of the descendants of William Appleyard of Laceby with a particular emphasis on the life and exploits of Arthur Edward Appleyard of Lincoln, my grandfather., Appleyard, James Campbell
7 A LINCOLNSHIRE LEGACY 1690-2003: Some lives & adventures of the descendants of William Appleyard of Laceby with a particular emphasis on the life and exploits of Arthur Edward Appleyard of Lincoln, my grandfather.
Appleyard, James Campbell
0965343170 / 9780965343176
Self-Published 2003, First Edition. Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 358 pp, bound in glossy pictorial cover; hundreds of black & white photographs. William Appleyard of Laceby, Circa 1700; The Agricultural Way of Life, Arthur:The Ballad of a Lincolnshire Lad, The Early Boston Years 1884-1894, The Late Boston Years 1895-1907, The Early Ashland Years 1908-1917, Minneapolis 1917-1921, The Letters of Capt. George S. Appleyard to his Family 1917-1919, Fernie, British Columbia 1920-1938, The Late Ashland Years 1924-1949, A Gentleman Farmer 1932-1969, Skippy 1950, Washington Depot, Connecticut Christmas 1951. Appendices include:Timeline Arthur Edward Appleyard 1862-1951, Decendents of William Appleyard of Laceby (150 in number), High Probabilty Lincolnshire Villages in the Vicinity of Laceby for the Birth, Marriage and Death of William Appleyard, Lincolnshire Archives, 1881 English Census - Appleyards, The Jewelry Designs of Arthur Edward Appleyard, Recipes, Bibliography. Follows the enterprising Arthur E. Appleyard ( jewelry design, investing, trolleys, hydroelectricity) from Lincolnshire to Boston to Ashland Wisconsin to Fernie, British Columbia. Includes family histories of his son George Appleyard and grandson Jim Appleyard of Washington Depot Connecticut. In About Fine condition; crisp, clean, tight; ink notation written at top of front endpaper. Pages slightly yellowed. 30198 
Price: 65.70 USD
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Festivals and Plays of Children  A Series of Rhythmic Plays and Dances Arranged According to the Seasons of the Year, Arnold, Francis M.
8 Festivals and Plays of Children A Series of Rhythmic Plays and Dances Arranged According to the Seasons of the Year
Arnold, Francis M.

Willis Music Co. 1921, -. Very Good-; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 98 pages, bound in grey cloth with black stamped lettering and design. Solid binding, corners bumped. Interior very clean, unmarked. A brief selection of some of the songs: In the Country, Boat Song, The Woodpecker, Skip No. 2, The Linden Tree, Festival March, The Winter Wind, The Hobby Horse, Andante, Spinning Song, The Train, Fairy Dance, Quietude, Cradle Song, Pin Wheels, Allegretto. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 25732 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Constituents of the Universe, Atwood, John E.
9 Constituents of the Universe
Atwood, John E.

James Edward Friend 1897, First Edition. Very Good+; Hardcover; Narrow 8vo 8" to 9" tall; San Diego; 65 pages, bound in light reddish cloth with pictorial design on front. Printed at the Press of Frandzen, Bumgardner, and Co. Author presents the variables of space, time and motion as the three essential 'constituents' of the universe. Very clean and firmly bound. Cloth is bright with modest sunning & wear on spine. Interior clean, bright, unmarked. A few minor spots of foxing on preliminaries. A scarce book in original edition. Atwood's other writings include A Review of the Theory of Universal Gravitation, first published by Gould & Hutton in 1888. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27382 
Price: 178.20 USD
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de Havilland Twin Booms;  Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Balch, Adrian M.
10 de Havilland Twin Booms; Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen
Balch, Adrian M.
1840372508 / 9781840372502
Airlife Publishing 2002, First Printing. Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Shrewsbury, England; 112 pages in pictoria wraps. Clean, bright, unmarked. Tightly bound. Just a hint of use. 28888 
Price: 34.20 USD
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The Little Minister (in 2 Volumes), Barrie, J. M.;  G. W. H. Ritchie (etchings)
11 The Little Minister (in 2 Volumes)
Barrie, J. M.; G. W. H. Ritchie (etchings)

Lovell, Coryell & Company 1892, Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Probable First illustrated edition. Published by Lovell, Coryell & Company in 1892, no additional printings indicated. In two volumes, bound in dark red cloth; gilt and lavender stamping.; top edge gilt. Frontis portrait, 10 etchings by Ritchie. Cloth cover clean, bright, lightly rubbed; gilt design a bit tarnished. Firm binding. Endpapers and preliminary pages moderately foxed. Three of the etchings show light foxing in the margins, some tissue guards also foxed. Text pages clean, bright. No names or markings. 30108 
Price: 34.20 USD
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Fox's Handy Book for Boys, Bechdolt, Jack
12 Fox's Handy Book for Boys
Bechdolt, Jack

Greenberg Publisher 1933, Very Good- with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 432 pages, bound in red c loth, black-stamped design; gold top-stain; illustrated with line drawings. Clean, bright cover; binding solid though spine lightly worn & a bit concave. Light edge wear; one tip bumped. Interior clean; previous owner's gift notation of front endpaper "Billy Jones, from Grandpa, 1933." Otherwise unmarked. 28564 
Price: 34.20 USD
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The Three Little Pigs, Blegvad, Erik (ill.)
13 The Three Little Pigs
Blegvad, Erik (ill.)
0689501390 / 9780689501395
Atheneum 1980, First Edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; [32] pp. in tan cloth with green lettering & design. Bright, clean, tight book in crisp price-clipped jacket. 29510 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Lights of Child-Land, Booth, Maud Ballington; Alice Farnsworth-Drew (ill.)
14 Lights of Child-Land
Booth, Maud Ballington; Alice Farnsworth-Drew (ill.)

G.P. Putnam's Sons 1901, First Edition. Illustrated by Alice Farnsworth-Drew. Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; VERY GOOD. Bound in tan (greenish cast) cloth; white, gray, black & red design on cover. Top edge gilt. Color frontispiece with tissue guard. 10 additional full-page black & white plates. Same date on title and copyright pages, signifying first edition. Front cover illustration bright, some wear on white portions. Light soil; moderate wear at spine ends, head of spine has shallow fraying & small nick in cloth; corner tips soft. Solid binding; some chipping of front free endpaper at hinge . Interior clean, unmarked. All illustrations bright & intact. Stories included Firelight, Gaslight, Moonlight, Lovelight, Homelight, Sunshine, Starlight, Afterglow, Rain-Clouds, Storm Clouds, Sunset. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. Maud Ballington Booth married Ballington Booth in England in 1886 and the next year -- under father-in-law General William Booth's orders -- they sailed to America to start the Salvation Army organization in New York City. After conflicts with General Booth, the couple left the Salvation Army and established a new relief organization -- Volunteers of America -- still in operation today. ; Bound in tan (greenish cast) cloth; white, gray, black & red design on cover. Top edge gilt. Color frontispiece with tissue guard. 10 additional full-page black & white plates. Front cover illustration bright, some wear on white portions. Light soil; moderate wear at spine ends, head of spine has shallow fraying & small nick in cloth; corner tips soft. Interior clean, unmarked. All illustrations bright & intact. ; 193 p.; Packaged with care. 19259 
Price: 65.70 USD
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Bible Stories Told to "Toddles", Bosch, Mrs. Hermann
15 Bible Stories Told to "Toddles"
Bosch, Mrs. Hermann

Longmans, Green, and Co. 1911, -; Second Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages, bound in blue-gray cloth, elaborate black-stamped design on front cover. Bright clean cover, solid binding. light wear at corners, ends of spine. Interior clean, unmarked. Stories include The Nativity, The Flight into Egypt, St. John teh Baptist, The Marriage at Cana, Toddles and the Eight Beatitudes, Toddles and the Miracles, Toddles and the Parables, Toddles and the Presence of God, Why Toddles Should Not Be Afraid, The Feast of All Saints, and more. Series of stories, inspired by the author's own inquisitive child, which first appeared in the Sentinel of the Blessed Sacrament and then The Messenger of the Sacred Heart, now with 20 stories (some previously unpublished) in book form. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 24979 
Price: 27.00 USD
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