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The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Carle, Eric

FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, FIRST ISSUE. Glazed pictorial boards. Tiny closed tear, faintest trace of damp-staining and bump to lower edge of front of dust-wrapper. Head of dust-wrapper and of spine slightly bumped and faintly damp-stained. Upper and l...

From Pryor-Johnson Rare Books, ABAA

$22,500.00


Black Beauty: His Grooms and Companions. by Anna Sewell

The Autobiography of a Horse. Translated from the Original Equine. Published by Jarrold and Sons, London; 1877. First Edition, First Printing. Extremely rare in condition such as this. Highly collectible. This is a lovely, collectible copy of this extreme...

From Everlasting Editions

£4,750.00


Original manuscript translation of 'The Little Mermaid' by [ANDERSEN, Hans Christian]

Boston, 1856. Hans Christian Andersen is the most translated author of all time so the discovery of this early American translation is exciting. Translated from the German by Miss H.C. Sterling. The fourteen illustrated leaves in ˜The Little Mermaid' a...

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$8,500.00


Buffalo Bill's Wild West. A sixty piece 19th century hexahedron Puzzle. by [William Frederick Cody]

Sixty individual c. 1.95 by 1.95 by 1.95 inch wooden blocks with chromolithographed images to all 360 sides. In wooden box from Grands Magasins du Louvre. Lithographs inspired by (or pirated from) A Peep at Buffalo Bill's Wild West (New York: McLoughl...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$5,350.00


Peter and Wendy in rare first issue jacket by J. M. Barrie [James Matthew Barrie]

First American Edition, first issue (simultaneous with the London Harrap edition). The true first is distinguished by three points: 1. Scribner's seal, 2."Published October, 1911" to copyright page and 3. A "$1.50 net" price to the jacket's front cove...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$5,230.00


La Famosa Invasione degli Orsi in Sicilia. by Buzzati, Dino

Buzzati, Dino, La Famosa Invasione degli Orsi in Sicilia. Disegni dell'autore. Milano-Roma: Rizzoli, 10-12-[19]45. First edition/prima edizione, 151 pages/pagine, printed in Milano, "nelle officine Rizzoli & C., Anonima per l'Arte, della stampa Piazza Ca...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

$4,500.00


40 Норд — 50 Вест [40 Nord – 50 West] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. 40 Nord – 50 West / Rudyard Kipling, rhymes translated by S. Marshak, illustrations by D. Shterenberg. — Moscow; Leningrad: OGIZ Molodaia Gvardiia, 1931. . — 22 p.: ill. — 22,7×19,5 cm. — Print run 10000 copies. Киплинг Р. 40...

From ParusBook

$3,500.00


Alice in Wonderland by Carroll, Lewis

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1932. Leather. F. John Tenniel. 583 of 1500; signed by Alice...

From W.K.Smith & Associates

$3,250.00


Koshka, gulyavshaya sama po sebe [The Cat That Walked by Himself, rare First edition] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Koshka, gulyavshaya sama po sebe [The Cat That Walked by Himself] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, rhymes translated by S. Marshak, illustrations by A. Pakhomov. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed...

From ParusBook

$3,000.00


Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by Barrie, J. M

USA: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906. First American Trade Edition.. Hardcover. very good Plus/Very-good Plus. Rackham, Arthur. Copyright date is 1906, First American Trade Edition, Illustrations by Arthur Rackham including 50 tipped-in color plates, Ori...

From mclinhavenbooks

$2,459.00


Winnie the Pooh, The House at Pooh Corner, When We Were Very Young, Now We Are Six by A.A. Milne

This is a handsome, fine binding boxed set of four children's classics by A.A. Milne. The books are beautifully bound in leather by "Bayntun" in Bath, England and feature bright gilt lettering and illustrations on the front covers and spines, decorative e...

From CraigsClassics

$2,600.00


Otchego u verblyuda gorb [How the Camel Got His Hump] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otchego u verblyuda gorb [How the Camel Got His Hump] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, rhymes translated by S. Marshak, illustrations by A. Borisov. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pechatniy...

From ParusBook

$2,000.00


Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, illustrations by E. Evenbakh. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pechatniy dvor, 1927. — ...

From ParusBook

$2,000.00


Kipling R. Otkuda u kita takaiia glotka [How the Whale got his Throat] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otkuda u kita takaiia glotka [How the Whale got his Throat] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, rhymes translated by S. Marshak, illustrations by E. Krimmer. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pec...

From ParusBook

$2,000.00


The Childs own book of Nursery Rhymes by Unknown

Original green pictorial cloth boards with gilt stamped titles to front and spine, 358pp +12pp publisher's ads. With a coloured frontispiece and numerous black and white images throughout. The front cover and spine title is: The Child's Own Book of Nurser...

From ARAOLL, LLC

$2,000.00


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