Dayton OH, Girl Scouts Inc., 1940, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 10 separate issues, each 50 pages. Wonderful articles, fiction, ads, news of girl scout activities of that period. B&W photos and illustrations.This group features Winter Cottage by Carol Ryrie Brink (Illust. By Fritz Eichenberg), articles by Alan Lomax on folk music, others on Mickey Rooney, baking pies, horseback riding, dog stars of the movies, gardening, etc. Many ads and editorial on Girl Scouts, camp activities, uniforms. Mostly very good with some chipping, dog ears. Mailing label on covers.
Hardcover. New York , Grosset and Dunlap, reprint, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 210 pages, color dust jacket, and b&w frontispiece. Reprint( circa 1942), front flap lists to The Clue of the Broken Blade. Bright dust jacket with light edgewear, chipping.
Hardcover. New York , Vanguard Press, 2nd pr., 1965, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Hardcover, 125 pages, b&w illustrations by Lino S. Lipinsky. Dust jacket worn, spine faded. Some staind to text pages.
Toronto, Canada, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Hardcover, unpaginated, two-color illustrations by Laszlo Gal, previous owner's book plate on inside of back cover, clean, tight copy.
New York , Charles Scribner's Sons, 1st thus, 1918, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 306 pages, 8 color plates, 11 b&w illustrations, map by George Varian. A scarce edition with these illustrations. Worn copy, edges frayed, rear hinge cracked, Some plates loose but all present. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf.
Hardcover. London, Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd., na, nd, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 43 pages with color illustrations by Mary B. Robinson. Cover illustrations same as dust jacket -- both very clean but slightly yellowed. Dust jacket edge worn, overall very clean.
Hardcover. Chicago, Reilly & Lee, reprint, circa. 1935, 1921, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 312 pages. Pages 305 to 312 titled: A Little Story About All The Delightful OZ Books. Enlarged and edited by Ruth Plumley Thompson. Illustrated black and white plates and text by John R. Neill. 8vo. Pictorial endpapers. Dark blue cloth with black lettering on spine. Color pictorial label front cover. Minor wear to cover boards. Corners bumped. Number stamp on front endpaper. Very Good.
Hardcover. Philidelphia, John C. Winston Co, 1st US, 1942, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 274 pages, color frontispiece and b&w illustrations by Kurt Wiese, illustrated endpapers, gilt lettering to front cover and spine, acetate-protected dust jacket. Wear to dust jacket edges with a two inch enclosed tear; overall, a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, Hawthorn Books, Inc., 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 143 pages. Yellow cloth, blue design/lettering. Cloth has minor soiling. Color pictorial dust jacket shows very minor edgewear and soiling (inside and out). Spine of dust jacket is slightly toned. B/W illustrations throughout by Marvin Besunder. Previous owners' names in ink on a blank page at back otherwise clean.
Hardcover. New York, Sheldon & Company, 1st, 1859, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 203 pages. Blue cover with embossed design and border, gilt lettering to spine, b&w frontispiece. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper, wear to cover, spine slightly cocked; otherwise a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. NY, Macmillan, reprint , 1924, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Orig. pub. in 1913. Line drawings throughout by Thomas Fogarty. previous owner's signature on front pastedown otherwise very good condition.
Hardcover. New York, Simon and Schuster, 1st Printing, 1957, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 72 pages, blue covers with cloth yellow spine. Black and blue illustrations by Marc Simont throughout. Interior clean. Dust jacket color illustrated with protective mylar cover, one corner slightly bumped. Very nice tight copy.
Hardcover. Philadelphia, Henry Altemus, 1st, 1900, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 67 pages. Black & white illustrations by Curtis Wager-Smith. Previous owners inscription on front endpaper. Light soiling to covers. Rubbing to corners on front cover. Text clean and unmarked.
NY, McLoughlin Brothers, unknown , unknown , Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Heavy edgewear, rubbing and chipping to covers. Binding is loose, hinges cracked. Prelim. pages torn out. 77 Illustrations by T. Mortem
Hardcover. Chicago, Albert Whitman Company, 1st, 1927, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 128 pages, edited and illustrated throughout by Cook. Spine edge and corner wear and fray, minor edge fade and stains on cover, otherwise, internally clean and tight.
Hardcover. New York, Harcourt Brace Janovich, 1st, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Color illustrations by Charles Mikolaycak. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press, 2nd Printing, 1948, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 128 pages, with illustrations by Anne Vaughan throughout. Dust jacket edge wear and crease, otherwise, very clean and tight
hardcover. New York, Orchard Books, 1st , 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, SIGNED BOOKPLATE BY FARMER opposite title-page. This is the Newbery Medalist's first book. Black & white illust. by Shelley Jackson.
Hardcover. New York, Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 158 pages. Black & white illustrations by Jamie Wyeth. Price clipped dust jacket shows light wear along edges. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York , Dodd, Mead & Company, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 174 pages, b&w illustrations by Robert MacLean. Light edgewear and rubbing to price clipped dust jacket with slight scratch near to of spine. Very faint foxing to edges. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York , Random House , reprint, 1964, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 114 pages, illustrated in b&w by John Burningham. Book is bound in red cloth with gilt lettering. Edition is not stated, 1964 on the title page. Contains 111 numbered pages with an additional 3 unnumbered. 16 line dedication. All pages are very clean and the binding is tight. Top edge stained black, dust jacket has light edgewear. Price of $3.50 on the front flap. Would appear to be a second or third printing of the first edition.
NY, Longmans, 1st, 1942, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Poor, INSCRIBED BY IVY BOLTON (SISTER MERCEDES____) Black & white illust. by William M. Berger. Dust jacket poor with chunks gone from edges.Scarce book with unusual signature.
Hardcover. New York, Modern Age Books, Inc. , 1st, 1938, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound, 166 pages. Illustrated by Frank Dobias. Camp name written in pen front end paper. Blue cloth cover, soiled. Corners bumped. Spine wear.
Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott, 1st, 1953, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Hardbound, 89 pages. Illustrated by Zhenya Gay. Light soiling to contents page. Previous owner's signature front endpaper. Stain to bottom corner of cover. Corners bumped. Dust jacket with chipping, creases. Small chunks missing top & bottom of spine. Brodart cover.
Hardcover. New York , E. P. Dutton , 1st, 1943, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound, 105 pages. Black & white and color illustrations by Howard Simon. Color illustrated endpapers. Previous owner's signature front endpaper. Large stain and wrinkles to covers. Faded and bumped spine. Corners rubbed.
Hardcover. Chicago , Albert Whitman & Co, 1st, 1934, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound, 128 pages. Scarce book. Black & white illustrations by Kurt Wiese. Color plate on front cover. Soiling to covers, endpapers. Previous owner's signature front endpaper. Residue from color sticker p. 28-29.