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Heroes and Fairies - Tales Every Child Should Know - A Selection of the Best Hero and Fairy Tales of All Times, Mabie, Hamilton W.
1 Heroes and Fairies - Tales Every Child Should Know - A Selection of the Best Hero and Fairy Tales of All Times
Mabie, Hamilton W.
New York The Christian Herald 1907 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding, published 1907. Clean blue cloth boards with black, white and gold lettering and decoration on cover and spine. Very slight wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound (a little cracking to front hinge paper has been carefully repaired). Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper dated 1907. Frontispiece portrait of Abraham Lincoln. Introduction by the author. Decorated by Blanche Ostertag. 370 pages. 027947

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Bachelor Ballads - Being Certain of the Masterpieces of Verse; Wherein is Set Forth the Sentiment of Good-Fellowship, McManus, Blanche
2 Bachelor Ballads - Being Certain of the Masterpieces of Verse; Wherein is Set Forth the Sentiment of Good-Fellowship
McManus, Blanche
Philadelphia David McKay 1898 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding; first thus by David McKay (originally copyright 1898 by New Amsterdam Book Company). Unfaded green ribbed cloth boards with cover decoration (gentleman dressed for riding in red coat, black boots and riding crop in hand) black letttering with pipe, book and horn decoration, red line border, red lettering of words "old wine - old books - old friends". Black lettering and decoration on spine. Pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, no foxing; neatly penned previous owner name and date neatly penned on half title page. 29 poems, ballads and drinking songs, written for men's enjoyment, with brown pen & ink drawings. 159 pages. Includes "The Angler's Wish" by Izaak Walton, "Drinking Song", by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, "A Farewell to Tobacco", by Charles Lamb, "A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea" by Allan Cunningham, and many more. 022759

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A Garden in Pink, Wade, Blanche Elizabeth
3 A Garden in Pink
Wade, Blanche Elizabeth
Chicago A. C. McClurg 1905 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket Lucy Fitch Perkins, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, decorated American trade binding with numerous drawings and decorations in color by Lucy Fitch Perkins and twelve illustrations from photographs. One illustration missing (The River Path - page 89). Green cloth boards with stamped lettering and leaf decoration, large paste-on illustration (no chipping or rubbing) on cover. Two spots of wear to cloth at base of boards. A few small spots of soiling to front board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautiful illustrations and page decorations. 201 pages. 024315

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Jolly Mother Goose, Wright, Blanche Fisher (Illustrator)
4 Jolly Mother Goose
Wright, Blanche Fisher (Illustrator)
Chicago / New York Rand McNally 1916 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Blanche Fisher Wright, Illustrator 
A beautiful large format book (approx. size is 10" x 12"). Red cloth boards with large unworn color paste-on illustration. Spots of wear-through at corner tips, surface wear to spine ends. Slightest hint of soiling to cloth. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Strikingly beautiful illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name and date (1931) neatly penned at top edge of half-title page. Gorgeous color illustrations by Blanche Fisher Wright. All pages are clean and bright; a few have yellowed tape repair to closed edge tears. 026357

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