Lot 60 of 377:
The Jolly Kid Book w/rare box  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - unsold
$300 - $500

The Jolly Kid Book

Nesbit, Wilbur D





12 pp. mounted on thick boards. Illustrated in color throughout by Marie Honore Meyers. (Oblong 8vo), cloth-backed pictorial boards, publisher's original two-part pictorial box.

Uncommon Volland title printed entirely in color, each page featuring a color illustration surrounded by a lovely color border and below each picture is a verse. All pages mounted on thick boards. First in the Volland Jolly Kid Book Series. Rare in original box. Only three copies with the Meyers illustrations located on OCLC/WorldCat.

Lot Amendments

Some wear rubbing and toning to box, corners reinforced, labels on bottom edge of lid; volume about fine, with a bit of rubbing to corners,

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.