Lot 32 of 350:
Six children's books by Munro Leaf, others  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$390
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Lot of children's books
Author:
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
various publishers
Date:
Various dates
Description:

Six volumes. All bound in cloth or boards, all with dust jackets.

Six books by William Pene du Bois, Robert Lawson, others.

  • Robinson, Tom. Buttons. New York: Viking Press, 1938. Illustrated by Peggy Bacon. (Folio), red cloth, pictorial cover label, dust jacket. First regular edition. Inscribed and signed ("Peggy") with pen and ink illustration on front free endpaper (one word of inscription scraped away). 
  • Du Bois, William Pene. Otto and the Magic Potatoes. New York: Viking Press, [1970]. (4to), decorative cloth, dust jacket. First Edition.
  • Du Bois, William Pene. The Great Geppy. New York: Viking Press, 1940. Decorative cloth, dust jacket. First Edition.
  • Bunyan, John. Pilgrim's Progress. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1939. Illustrated by Robert Lawson. "Retold and shortened for modern readers." (4to), red cloth, dust jacket. 
  • Leaf, Munro. The Story of Simpson and Sampson. New York: Viking Press, 1941. (4to), red cloth, dust jacket. First Edition.
  • Lawson, Robert. Dick Whittington & His Cat. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1949. (4to), red pictorial cloth, glassine dust jacket. No. 341 of 2500 copies, signed in the rear colophon by the artist. 
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Jackets chipped, worn, soiled; general wear to covers; overall very good in good or better jackets.
 
Item number:
291842
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