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The First People in the World

By: Ames, Gerald and Wyler, Rose

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1958

Seller ID: 049499

Condition: Very Good


48 pp, quarterbound w/green-brown-white papercovered front panel and w/black clothcovered spine, green rear panel. Story about the early people and animals of the world. View more info

Animal Art

By: Ames, Lee J.

Price: $23.38

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1974

Seller ID: 002486

ISBN: 0385242271

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, red papercovered boards. Author compiled group of fifty assorted animals to draw, w/step- by-step instructions. dj small tear on front, dj in mylar protector. View more info

Draw 50 Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals

By: Ames, Lee J.

Price: $13.39

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1977: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018988

ISBN: 0385111347

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, blu boards w/silver lettering. Step-by-step insturctions for drawing different dinosaurs & other prehistoric animals. prev owner's name on FPD, slight wear on the corners. View more info

Ben and Me : a New and Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin as Written By His Good Mouse Amos

By: Amos and edited by Lawson, Robert

Price: $26.78

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown & Company: 1939

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 049683

Condition: Very Good


x, 114 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/dark brown lettering on spine & front panel, dark brown illustration on the front panel, illustrated endpapers. Story about Benjamin Franklin written by Amos, and how Amos invented the things that Benjamin was credited with. prev owner's name on FPD, light soiling to the boards. View more info

Tom Brown's School-Days

By: an old boy Hughes, Thomas and edited by Bradby, H.C.

Price: $42.46

Publisher: Boston, MA, LeRoy Phillips: 1920

Seller ID: 010135

Condition: Very Good-


412 pp, blu cloth boards w/full color pastedown picture on front board w/gilt lettering on the spine. Book contains the conditions of school life & local colour of England in 1857 when it was first written. prev owner placed color sticker of ocean liner & wrote Queen Mary under on verso of frontispiece, slight wear corners, prev owner name ffep, stain on pastedown, corners bumped. View more info

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans and Translated from Danish by Siewers, Carl

Price: $63.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Graham & Matlack: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039356

Condition: Good


[6], 188, green clock covered boards w/color pastedown of mermaid on the front cover w/green-white embossed border on the front cover, four color illustrations in the text with numerous black-and-white illustrations. The book contains eighteen stories. They are: The Tinder-box, Little Klaus and Big Klaus, Little Ida's Flowers, Lizzie Thumb, The Traveling Companion, The Little Mermaid, The Emperor's New Suit, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Wild Swans, The Flying Trunk... View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $37.19

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002516

Condition: Very Good+


155 pp, quarterbound w/blu papercovered boards w/green cloth spine, dj white glossy w/full color illustrations reproduced from a copy of 1924 edition in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Collection of 11 of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales: the Tinder Box, The Real Princess, The Elder Tree Mother, The Nightingale, Ole Lukk-Oie, The Hardy Tin Soldier, The Flying Trunk, The Swineherd, The Shepherdess and the Chimney-Sweeper, The Story of a Mother and T... View more info

The Wicked Prince

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Mankato, MN, Creative Editions: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019600

ISBN: 0152009582

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, glossy light green-black papercovered boards w/color pictorial front w/tan-blk dj w/color pictorial front. In this retelling of a story also know as "The Evil King," a vain prince determines to prove himself more powerful than all else, even God, only to be defeated by a single gnat. View more info

Twelve Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $15.26

Publisher: New York, NY, Margaret K. McElderry Books: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020316

ISBN: 0689505811

Condition: Very Good+


92 pp, wht-red spine HB w/black lettering w/front & back background grey w/color pictorial front & back, dj is the same as the boards, illustrated front & rear pastedowns w/ maps. Illustrator has selected, translated & illustrated twelve of Hans Christian Andersen's tales. The Princess on the Pea, Tinderbox, the Swineherd, The Little Match Girl, The Sweethearts, The Fir Tree, Twelve by Coach and others. prev owner wrote on FPD. View more info

Thumbelina : and Other Stories

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Derrydale Books: 1995

Seller ID: 030123

ISBN: 0517122154

Condition: Very Good


103 pp, dark red boards w/color illustrated front & back panels w/wht letteing, dark red endpapers. The book contains seven fairy tales from : Thumbelina, Nightingale, Little Swineherd, The Emperor's New Clothes, The Nightingale, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, and The Little Mermaid. Thumbelina is a Danish fairy tale. Story about woman who wanted a child, and went to a witch. The witch gave her a grain of barley & told her to plant it. A flower sprang up fr... View more info

The Tinder Box

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $13.39

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown & Company: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 030382

ISBN: 0316039381

Condition: Near Fine


31 pp, quarterbound w/grey boards w/yel spine, glossy green dj w/gilt-wht lettering w/color illustrated front & back covers. A retelling of Andersen's classic tale of a brave soldier who finds love and fortune in a magic tinderbox. View more info

The Little Mermaid

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Company: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035656

ISBN: 0805010106

Condition: Very Good+


48 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards and purple cloth covered spine, glossy dj w/blu spine w/black-orange lettering w/color illustrated front panel. The story of a mermaid princess who gives up her title, her voice, and ultimately her life for the love of a human prince. prev owner's bookplate on ffep and prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $361.25

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1932

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039312

Condition: Very Good


272 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine and color pastedown by C.D. Federer on the front cover, white endpapers w/green illustrations, 8 color plates in the text w/numerous black-and-white illustrations, dj black w/color illustrated front panel that is same as illustration on the front cover, and black-and-white pictorial rear panel of mother reading to three children. each page has an illustration along top edge of a vine with leaves. The boo... View more info

The Snow Queen

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $40.38

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1942

Seller ID: 040432

Condition: Very Good


63 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/blue lettering & ilustration, blue endpapers w/white snowflake illustrations. With six full page color illustrations. A collection of seven stories: 1) Which tells of a Mirror and its Fragments, 2) A Little Boy and a Little Girl, 3) The Flower Garden of the woman who knew Magic, 4) the Prince and the Princess, 5) The Little Robber Girl, 6) The Lapp Woman and the Finn Woman, 7) What Happened in the Snow Queen's Castle and What happened... View more info

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales #0333

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and adapted by Morel, Eve

Price: $10.16

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 049673

Condition: Very Good-


61 pp, glossy color illustrated papercovered boards w/blu-green-red-pink-white illustration on the front & rear boards, color illustrated endpapers of swans on lake w/castle in the background. The book contains the following stories: The Tinder Box, The Nightingale, The Swineherd, The SHepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, Thumbelina and The Ugly Duckling. Prev owner received as a gift Dec 1965 and donor wrote on the recto of the ffep, several pages have color pencil mark... View more info

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales #2242

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and adapted by Morel, Eve

Price: $7.61

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 049674

ISBN: 0448022427

Condition: Good


61 pp, glossy color illustrated papercovered boards w/blu-green-red-pink-white illustration on the front & rear boards, color illustrated endpapers of swans on lake w/castle in the background. The book contains the following stories: The Tinder Box, The Nightingale, The Swineherd, The SHepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, Thumbelina and The Ugly Duckling. boards soiled and some wear to the corners. View more info

Three Tales from Andersen

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and edited by Larsen, Svend and translated from the Danish by Keigwin, R. P.

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Flensted, Publishers: 1958

Seller ID: 037346

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, yel boards w/black lettering w/color illustrated front panel and black illustrated rear panel w/blu-wht illustrated front & rear pastedowns. The book contains the following three stories: The Emperor's New Clothes, Simple Simon, and It's Absolutely True. front corners bumped w/some creasing, prev owner wrote name on the title page. View more info

The Classic Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and retold by Black, Sheila

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Courage Books: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012869

Condition: Very Good


56 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, dj wht-blk spine w/full color pictorial front. Collection of nine fairy tales f/Hans Christian Andersen: the emperor's new clothes, thumbelina, the princess & the pea, the steadfast tin soldier, the fir tree, the little mermaid, the nightingale, the little match girl and the ugly duckling. dj one half inch by two inch on front panel. View more info

Hans Christian Andersen Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and translated by Keigwin, R.P.

Price: $42.46

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Flensted Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: 017058

ISBN: 8770100918

Condition: Very Good


96 pp, green-wht boards w/color illustrated front. Collection of seven fairy tales issued from Odense, the poet's native town. View more info

The Ugly Duckling

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and translated by Keigwin, R.P.

Price: $38.25

Publisher: London, England, Edmund Ward Limited: 1956

Seller ID: 020479

Condition: Very Good+


54 pp, quarterbound w/cream papercovered boareds w/stamped silver lettering in title block on front cover, spine maroon cloth covered boards, dj yel w/black lettering w/color illustrated front w/text on back, dj several small chips along edges, dj two small tears on back repaired w/archival tape on inside, dj in brodart protector. Book w/Hans Andersen's famous tale with twenty-four whole page illustrations in water-colour by Johannes Larsen. View more info