Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneThu, Nov 6, 2014 7:00 PM GMT
Rare & Antiquarian Children's Books
A select group of 187 lots of rare and antiquarian children’s books and juvenile literature from the 17th through 20th centuries, Tom Thumb and Goody Two-Shoes to Dr. Seuss and Maurice Sendak. Included are seven original hornbooks, for early training in the alphabet; miniature books; abécédaires; alphabet books; almanacs; and much more. In addition, there are nearly 30 lots of Pamela Harer’s reference books for children’s literature, a key resource in forming her collection. Part II of the collection is schedule for sale on February 19, 2015.