Playtime Poodles. A Real Live Animal Book. By Helen Wing. Photographs by Albert G. Westelin and Jack Schmidling.
A Rand McNally Tip-Top Elf Book number 8585. Copyright 1955.
The story of mama poodle and her children, Suzette and Bobo. Father had gone to visit his mother and mailed the children gifts. Suzette received a pocketbook, pink ballet skirt and a silver crown. Bobo received a wristwatch and brass trumpet. They then decide to write their father a letter and go on to play with the new gifts they had received.
Hardcover children's book measuring 6 5/8 inches wide x 8 1/4 inches long with 20 pages. Color illustrations throughout.
Condition is good with some wear to the corners and edges of the covers. Interior is very good with no marks or tears to pages. Former owners name, address, and phone number written inside the front cover in ink (which I've blocked out with the blue lines, on photo only, not on the book itself.) And a small "+" written on the title page in ink.
Very cute children's book for your collection!
Antique original Madame La Fontaine's How To Write Love Letters. Published by Shrewesbury Publishing Co. of Chicago. Copyright 1914, by Charles Shrewesbury.
A Book of First Aid to Lovers. For Men and Women who desire a Successful Courtship and a Prompt and Happy Marriage.
With Many Model Letters for the Guidance of Lovers under All Circumstances of Courtship, Proposal, Acceptance, Rejection, Jealousy, Quarrel, Making-up, etc., etc.
Softcover book measuring 4 3/4 inches wide x 7 1/4 inches long, with 152 pages.
Condition is good with some soiling and wear to cover. Tear at top and bottom of spine. Interior pages are good with a few dog eared pages, a couple of page numbers circled in pencil, and some soiling and age toning.
Vintage original Sonderegger Seed Catalog. German Nurseries and Seed House Garden Book 1914. Established 1886. Sonderegger Trees and Seeds that Grow. Carl Sonderegger, Beatrice, Nebraska.
Catalog measures a little over 7 7/8 inches wide x 10 7/8 inches long with 96 pages. Front and back covers are in color. All interior pages are black and white. There is an index inside the back cover. Also includes the original order form and reply envelope.
Condition is good with some wear to the covers, including a small tear along the top and bottom of the spine.
Beautiful bright covers!