Vintage Child Horizons Book Set. Set of 3 Hardcover Books. Books each measure about 7 x 10 1/4 inches.
Precious Moments Coloring Book. All Through The Year. Artwork by Sam Butcher and William Biel.
Book measures 8 inches wide x 10 3/4 inches long.
Approximately 60 pages to color.
Pictures to color include:
Condition is good with no marks or coloring inside.
Covers are also good with some wear along the spine and edges.
Super sweet pictures in this book!
2 antique German children's story book by Christoph von Schmid. Both are softcover books, each measuring 6 1/2 x 9 inches with 32 pages. Pretty blue and pink floral border on the covers.
Die Zwei Bruder and Das Täubchen Kupfermünzen und Goldstücke
I believe the title for the book on the left translates as:
The Cup of Copper Coins and Gold Pieces
Book on the right translates as:
The Two Brothers
Condition for both is good with wear and soiling to covers. Age toning and some soiling to pages. No rips, tears or marks on pages.
Vintage Little Golden Book 517. Baby Animals by Garth Williams. Copyright 1956, 1952 by Golden Press. Cover price of 29 cents. Cute story about all sorts of baby animals with color illustrations through out. This is an I, 9th printing book.
Condition is very good with some cover scuffs and wear and tear along gold spine paper. Title page has a couple of small tears along the edge, minor soiling on a few pages. No marks or writing in book. One page has a tape repair to a tear. Really cute kids book!
Vintage Children's Book. Bible Stories and ABC's for Little Tots to Learn with Ease. I'm unable to find a date of publication or publisher information in this book. Dates to circa 1930s or 1940s.
Front half of the book has the ABC's along with an illustration for each.
Second half of the book has the following three stories:
Softcover linen book measuring about 6 3/4 inches wide x 9 1/4 inches tall.
16 pages including the front and back covers. Color and blue and white illustrations throughout.
Condition is good some soiling and wear to covers and pages.
Sweet religious ABC book!
Big Helpers. Rand McNally Junior Elf book. By Irma Wilde. A book about Tractors, Cranes, Fire Trucks, and Dump Trucks. Cute children's picture book.
Each page is filled with handsome color illustrations of heavy equipment, by George Wilde.
Book number 8047. Copyright date of 1953. Original price printed on cover 15c.
Hardcover book measuring 4 7/8 x 6 3/8.
Condition is good with scuffing and wear to covers, and age toning to pages. No rips, tears or marks on pages.
Clementina The Flying Pig A Surprise Dell Book. Vintage 1950 softcover children's book by Oskar Lebeck. Illustrated by Louis Myers. Published by Dell Publishing Company of New York, N.Y.
I believe this book was given out by Gold's of Nebraska. There is a Gold's sticker on the lower left corner of the front cover.
Softcover book measuring 7 1/4 inches wide x 5 1/8 inches tall with approximately 40 pages. Cute color illustrations throughout.
Condition is good with wear to the covers. Back cover also has a tear near the center of the top. Pages are very good with no marks or tears but they are age toned.
Super cute book for your collection!
Vintage Whitman Tell-A-Tale children's book, Walt Disney's "Donald Duck's Lucky Day". Book number 2589. Copyright date of 1951.
Condition is very good with some wear and soiling to covers. Interior pages are very good with no markings or tears. Nice book!
Vintage 1960's Teen Chapter Book Dr. Dorothy's Choice by Elizabeth Wesley. Original copyright 1963. This is the Second printing from May, 1966. Softcover children's chapter book measuring about 4.25 inches wide x 7 inches tall, with 127 pages.
Condition is very good with some light wear to covers. Some age toning to pages. Nice tight binding.
Dr. Kildare, Assigned to Trouble. Hardcover Whitman Authorized TV Adventure Children's Book. Copyright 1963. Written by Robert C. Ackworth. Illustrated by Robert L. Jenney.
Book measures 5.5" x 8", with 212 pages. Book is in Very good used condition. Light wear/soiling to cover. Binding is tight and pages are clean with some age toning. Nice book.
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Eight Cousins. Hardcover Whitman book with glossy cover. Copyright 1955. Written by Louisa May Alcott. Illustrated by Robert Doremus.
Book measures 5.5 inches x 8 inches, with 284 pages. Book is in Very good used condition. Glossy coating is starting to peel in a couple of spots along the spine. Light wear/soiling to cover. Binding is tight, front end paper is loose from book but present, and pages are clean with some age toning.
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Famous Mouse Stories, including The Lion and the Mouse, Three Blind Mice, and Perez the Mouse. Vintage 1944 Children's Book. Illustrations by Mary and Wallace Stover.
Softcover book measuring 8 3/8 x 11 inches with 24 pages. Stapled spine. Published by Perks Publishing of New York. A Mary Perks book number 705.
Condition is good with some wear and soiling to covers. Interior pages are nice with no marks or tears. There are some small soiled spots along the edges of some pages.
Cute illustrations that could be used as artwork or in craft projects.
Rand McNally Junior Elf book, "Feathered Friends" by Mabel Watts. Illustrated by Marge Opitz. Book number 8090. Copyright date of 1957. Original price printed on cover 15c.
Book measures about 5 x 6.5 inches. Condition is good with wear to covers including a chip out at the top of the spine. Also has the number 12 in a circle, which is stamped on the front cover. Interior pages are very good with no marks or tears.
1950s Hardcover Whitman book, "Ginny Gordon and the Mystery at the Old Barn". Copyright 1951 & 1954. Written by Julie Campbell. Illustrated by Margaret Wesley.
Book measures 5.5" x 7.75", with 282 pages. Book is in good used condition with owners name written inside front cover. Covers show some light wear with plastic over coating starting to peel in spots along the spine. Pages are clean with some age toning.
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I Like To Be Little. Cute story telling all the good things about being little.
Written by Ann Matthews. Illustrated by Eleanor Mill. A Tell-A-Tale book by Whitman Publishing Co. Copyright 1976. 28 pages. Hardback. Measures approx. 5 1/2" x 6 1/4". Cute color illustrations throughout.
Condition is very good with bumps to corners and some scuffing to covers. Pages are very clean with no marks or tears.
Super cute book for your collection!
Vintage Little Golden Book, "Jingle Bells." By Kathleen N. Daly. Pictures by J.P. Miller.
Book number 553. Copyright date of 1964. First edition with a letter A. Original cover price of 29c.
Condition is good with wear to covers, and red pen scribbles on the front cover. Interior pages are very good with no markings or tears. Small black ink scribble inside front cover upper left corner.
Lassie's Brave Adventure. Illustrated by Bob Bartram.
A Tell A Tale book by Whitman Publishing Co. Copyright 1958 by Lassie Programs, Inc. 28 pages. Hardback. Measures approx. 5 1/2" x 6 1/2".
Color illustrations throughout.
Condition is fair with wear to covers, including some paper loss along the spine, and former owners name written in ink on the title page. Also has a few small tears along the edges of the pages.
Cute book for your collection!
Little Men. Hardcover Whitman book, with pictorial cover. Published in 1955. Written by Louisa May Alcott. Illustrated by Jill Elgin.
Book measures 5.5" x 7.75", with 263 pages. No dust jacket. Book is in good used condition. Covers are tight with crack and wear along spine.
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Vintage Whitman Tell-A-Tale Book book, "Hanna-Barbera's Magilla Gorilla Takes a Banana Holiday". Authorized edition by William Johnston. Pictures by Jason Studios.
Book number 2552. Copyright date of 1965. Original paper price tag on cover 19c.
Condition is very good with some light wear to covers. Interior pages are very good with no markings or tears. Nice copy!
Vintage Children's Book. Old Testament Bible ABC Book. Copyright 1946. Published by The Wartburg Press, Columbus, Ohio.
Softcover book measuring about 8 1/8 inches wide x 10 1/2 inches tall.
16 pages including the front and back covers. Color illustrations throughout. One for each letter of the alphabet.
Condition is good with a few small tears along the page edges, soiling and a small moisture stain near the top of the front cover, crease upper left corner of the back cover, and some separation along the center of the spine on the cover page.
Sweet religious ABC book!
Vintage 1950s "Our Baby Book." This adorable unused baby book has a hard cover with padded covers. Front cover shows a little girl, baby in a diaper, flowers, and white birds.
This was given as a gift to new parents by area businesses. Inside the front cover is a list of the donors. These donors are all from Fairbury, Nebraska including: Corbett's Dairy Service, Lester Jones Studio, Le Roy's Jewelry, Brown's Shoe Fit Company, The Korbel Drug Company, Bonham-Lock-Starr Insurance and Nigh Texaco Service
Cute graphics to record baby milestones, in orange, gray and black. Designed by Marion Raider. Includes 28 pages to record the story of baby including: first tooth, foot prints, outings, friends, first word, favorite toy, and up through sixth birthday.
Measures approximately 6 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches.
Condition is very good.
Super cute book for the expectant couple!