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    Lot of Six Charmingly Illustrated Children's Books, including: Dr. Henry [Heinrich] Hoffman. Slovenly Peter; or, Cheerful Stories and Funny Pictures For Good Little Folks. Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, [n.d., ca. late 1800s]. "From the twenty-third edition." Vivid color illustrations by the author. Green pictorial cloth binding lightly worn. Very good. [and:] Hortense Flexner. Puzzle Pond. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, [1948]. First edition. Illustrations by Wyncie King. Very good in chipped dust jacket. [and:] Marcia Brown. Dick Whittington and His Cat. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1950. First edition. With linoleum cuts by the author. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Fine. [and:] HrubĂ­n-Trnka. The Enchanted Forest. Prague: Artia, 1954. Publisher's pictorial paper boards. Presumed first edition. Translated by Daphne Rusbridge. "After the cartoon film of the same title." Striking illustrations. Near fine. [and:] Edward Lear. Edward Lear's A Nonsense Alphabet. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1962. First edition. Illustrations by Richard Scarry. Fine in dust jacket. [and:] Richard H. R. Smithies and Maura Cavanagh. The Yeggs and the Yahbuts. New York: Random House, [1969]. Illustrations by Deborah Ellis. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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