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Award Winning

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...<b>Poor Cecco.</b>, Bianco, Margery Williams
1 Bianco, Margery Williams ...Poor Cecco.
New York: George H. Doran, 1925 First Edition- Second Printing. Note: GDW colophon on copyright page under copyright notice; without pictorial endpapers. Hardcover, no jacket issued. Illustrated with seven color plates by Arthur Rackham, plus illustrations within text. 
Blue gilt-decorated and letter cloth. Light wear and soiling; Foxing to edges of page block. Page size 9.5 by 6.875 inches.

Margery Williams Bianco is most noted as the author of the Velveteen Rabbit.

This story with the same illustrations first appeared in magazine form in Good Housekeeping, beginning in May, 1925.
Same illustrations as the Limited edition without pictorial endpages.
Reference: Latimore & Haskell, p. 59.

 
Price: 45.00 USD

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...<b>Paddington Takes the Air  </b><br>, Bond, Michael
2 Bond, Michael ...Paddington Takes the Air

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971.
 0395109094
 First Edition - Fifth Printing. [American]
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 Watercolor illustrations by Peggy Fortnum.
 
The friendly bear from deepest, darkest Peru—with his old hat, battered suitcase (complete with a secret compartment, enabling it to hold more items than it would at first appear),duffel coat and love of marmalade—has become a classic character from English children's literature.

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 21.95 USD

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...<b>Paddington Treasury  </b><br>, Bond, Michael
3 Bond, Michael ...Paddington Treasury

New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1999.
 0395905079
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 11 inches tall.
 Watercolor Illustrations: Peggy Fortnum.
 
This treasury marks Paddington's 40th year in America, with a comprehensive collection of Sir Michael Bond's beloved stories.

Peggy Fortnum's line drawings have been watercolored by her step-granddaughter Caroline Nuttall-Smith, who was not yet born when the books were first published.

No Flaws or Blemishes except small tear on pg. 3. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 24.00 USD

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...<b>Billy Whiskers at the Exposition Volume 17  </b><br>, Montgomery, Frances Trego
4 Montgomery, Frances Trego ...Billy Whiskers at the Exposition Volume 17

Chicago: The Saalfield Publishing Company, 1915.
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover. Color plates and B/W in-text illustrations by Frank J. Murch.
 
Billy has adventures on the way to the Panama-San Francisco Exposition of 1915 and more at the Event.

Gift inscription on front free endpage. 9 inches tall. 192 pages. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubbed corners and edges. Slight shelf lean. "Sticker scuff above /er/ on front board. Cloth spine to color pictorial pager boards. plate after p. 77 joints tender at lower corner.
 
Price: 65.00 USD

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...<b> Peter Rabbit's Giant Storybook  </b><br>, Potter, Beatrix
5 Potter, Beatrix ... Peter Rabbit's Giant Storybook

New York: Frederick Warne, 1999.
 0723245835
 Hardcover, no jacket as issued.
 Fully illustrated in color.
 
Fourteen of Beatrix Potter's classic tales in one deluxe volume. Including all her most popular stories:The Tales of Peter Rabbit, Tom Kitten, Mr. Jeremy Fisher, Jemima Puddle-Duck and more.

This 12 inch by 12 inch oversized hardcover offers high quality reproductions of Beatrix Potter's original art and all the charm of the original little books, perfect for reading aloud.

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.
 
Price: 21.95 USD

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...<b> The Christmas Alphabet </b><br>, Sabuda, Robert
6 Sabuda, Robert ... The Christmas Alphabet

New York: Orchard Books, 1994.
 0531068579 / 9780531068571 First Edition - Second Printing.
 Hardcover.
 
Robert Sabuda is a leading children's pop-up book artist and paper engineer. His books, have been well received and critically acclaimed.

Twenty-six intricate paper fold-outs, in pastel cards mounted in a red hardcover binding, Minimal handling, most "letters" have never been opened. Still Giftable.

This TRUE First Edition - Second Printing predates the limited edition of 1996 and later Scholastic printing.

Each letter of the alphabet has its own pop-up; each is perfectly intact, all mechanisms function well.

 
Price: 45.00 USD

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...<b>The Yearling  </b><br>, [Pulitzer Prize] Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan
7 [Pulitzer Prize] Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan ...The Yearling

Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1977.
 Limited Edition of a non-specified number.
 Leather.
 Illustrations in color by N. C. Wyeth.
 
No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend. But life in the Florida backwoods is harsh, and so, as his family fights off wolves, bears, and even alligators, and faces failure in their tenuous subsistence farming.

The Yearling first published 1938, winning the Pulitzer Prize in 1939.

The novel was adapted into a film in 1946, starring Gregory Peck as Penny Baxter and Jane Wyman as Ora Baxter. Both were nominated for Oscars for their performances. Green leather boards with gilt decorations, 4 raised spine bands. All edges gilt, Silk ribbon place marker. Silk endpages. Book is unopened. Bright and clean. Gift Quality.
 
Price: 39.95 USD

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