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6V Juvenile Book Reference HISTORY OF CHILDRENS BOOKS

Lot 8025

6V Juvenile Book Reference HISTORY OF CHILDRENS BOOKS Vintage And Antique Bibliographic Books-On-Books ABCs Authors Artists Critics Anne Carroll Moore Alphabet Books Counting Books Bibliography Patricia L Roberts Childrens Catalog 1961 Dorothy Herbert West Elisabeth Ball Collection Historical Childrens Materials Illustrators 1744-1945 Dust Jacket

Book Details: This lot contains six volumes featuring the history of children’s books, as shown in the corresponding images. Titles in this group include:

The Three Owls: A Book About Children’s Books, Their Authors, Artists and Critics, Written and Edited by Anne Carroll Moore, 1925; decorative binding; frontispiece portrait, illustrated; two library stamps.

Alphabet Books as a Key to Language Patterns: An Annotated Action Bibliography, by Patricia L. Roberts, 1987; gilt lettering to cover.

Counting Books Are More Than Numbers: An Annotated Action Bibliography, by Patricia L. Roberts, 1990; gilt lettering to cover.

Children’s Catalog, Tenth Edition, 1961, Edited by Dorothy Herbert West and Rachel Shor; gilt lettering to cover; ex-library, rippling to text block.

For Your Amusement and Instruction: The Elisabeth Ball Collection of Historical Children’s Materials. An exhibition described by Elizabeth L. Johnson, 1987; illustrated.

Illustrators of Children’s Books 1744-1945, Compiled by Bertha E. Mahony, Louise Payson Latimer and Beulah Folmsbee, 1970; original dust jacket (torn); illustrated; property stamps.
Condition / Notes: This collection shows well, with some typical indications of age and wear, including shelfwear and rubbing. Bindings and text blocks are sound. Text and illustrations are clear and legible. Some volumes may display age toning to pages.

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6V Juvenile Book Reference HISTORY OF CHILDRENS BOOKS

Estimate $70 - $200Feb 24, 2019