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    Group of Seventeen Assorted Chapbooks. Ca. 1800s. Including first editions and first printings and text in Danish, German, and English. The Ancient and Renowned History of Whittington and His Cat. Revised and enlarge, for the amusement of all good little children. London: Darton & Harvey, 1809. Minor edgewear, string holding binding is split, minor foxing. Very good.

    Ib Spang Olsen. De Underlige Påskeæg. [no place, no place: ca. 1968]. Toned, minor edgewear. Very good.

    The Surprising History of Jack and the Bean-Stalk. London: Dean and Munday, no date [ca. 1822]. Folding colored frontispiece in three sections by George Cruikshank (Cohn 446). Moderate edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled, chipping to head and foot of spine with some paper loss. Dark stain and small closed tear to lower edge of frontispiece, somewhat foxed. Good.

    A Continuation of the Adventures of Old Dame Trot, and her Comical Cat. London: J. Harris; C. Knight, no date [ca. 1806]. Original paper wrappers. Moderate edgewear, chipping to spine with some paper loss, minor thumbsoiling, small ink notation to upper wrapper. Some dampstaining, minor foxing. Very good. Moon 181

    Little Jack of All Trades with Suitable Representations. London: Darton and Harvey; J. Harris, no date [ca. 1804]. Part 1 only. Original paper wrappers. Minor edgewear, chipping to spine with some paper loss, minor thumbsoiling. Offsetting, minor foxing. Very good.

    The History of Valentine and Orson. No place: Printed for the Company of Walking Stationers, no date [ca.1790s]. Uncut. Toned, somewhat foxed, moderate edgewear with some chipping. Good. ESTC N9051

    Alle Smaapigers Kogebog. Copenhagen: B. Bio, 1881. Original illustrated paper wrappers. Somewhat foxed and soiled, moderate edgewear, chipping to spine with some paper losses. Good.

    The History of the Children in the Wood. Or, Murder Revenged. London: Printed and sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, no date [ca. mid-1700s]. Minor edgewear, some dampstaining, minor foxing. Good.

    The History of Reynard the Fox. London: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, no date [ca. 1750s]. Original self-wrappers tipped into modern printed paper wrapper. Minor foxing. Very good. ESTC T36448

    Two copies of Der Fundevogel von Grimm. Munich: Christian Kaiser, no date [1845]. Presumed first edition. Original paper wrappers. One somewhat dampstained, both with minor foxing, toned in margins. Good and Very Good.

    Gustave Holting. Svend Tomling et Børne-eventyr. Copenhagen: C. Steens, 1847. Paper over boards backed in cloth. Worn and rubbed, spine heavily worn and chipped with some losses. Dampstaing, toned, and soiled. Fair.

    Life in the Nursery, The Beautiful Book. Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, no date [ca. mid-1800s]. Original paper wrappers, crudely repaired along spine. Heavy edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled. Somewhat foxed and toned. Good.

    Rose Fyleman. The Fairy Green. London: Methuen & Co., no date [ca. 1919]. First edition. Corners bumped, minor edgewear, sunned. Gift inscription to front free endpaper recto. Edges untrimmed, somewhat foxed. Very good.

    Montgomery Ward & Co's Almanac and Year Book, 1898. Original illustrated paper wrappers. Moderate edgewear, chipping to spine and corners with some paper loss, somewhat foxed. Text block toned. Very good.

    Quiz. London: The Strand Office, November 1858. No. 5. Original illustrated paper wrappers. Soiled and rubbed, moderate edgewear. Somewhat foxed. Good.

    Robert Buchanan and Hugh Thomson [illustrator]. The Piper of Hamelin. A fantastic opera in two acts. London: Chiswick Press, 1893. Original illustrated paper wrappers. Moderate edgewear, margins of boards toned, somewhat foxed. Internally generally clean; toned in margins, somewhat foxed. Very good.


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