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Pasadena Summer and Winter
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Pasadena Summer and Winter
Chamber of Commerce and Civic Association of Pasadena, ca 1928 
8vo Stapled wraps. 32pp with many illustrations from photographs. An attractive and informative brochure designed to interest both tourists and potential future residents. Minor cover soil, spine rubbed. Penciled name lightly written in the lake at Busch Gardens, "Los Robles" lightly written along the top of a building in a double-page aerial view of a portion of the city. Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Picture Story Book
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Picture Story Book
Akron: Saalfield, 1933 Peat, Fern Bisel 
Folio. Die cut wraps. [20]pp (including covers) with wonderful full-page color illustrations plus covers by Fern Bisel Peat. Nine stories include abbreviated versions of The Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Elves and the Shoemaker, The Gingerbread Boy and Puss-in-Boots. Light cover soil, a little edge wear, penciled name to upper cover else Very Good. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Prayers For A Small Child
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Prayers For A Small Child
New York: Random House, 1984 First Edition Wilkin, Eloise 
6-1/2"x12-1/4" Glazed illustrated boards. [22]pp with charming color illustrations by Eloise Wilkin throughout. Includes The Lord's Prayer. A Knee High book. Scratch to lower edge of upper cover else Very Good+ Contents crisp and clean. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Prayers For Children
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Prayers For Children
New York: Simon and Schuster (1952) Second Printing Wilkin, Eloise 
6.75''x8'' Pictorial boards, gold foil spine. [28]pp with charming color illustrations by Eloise Wilkin. Contains traditional prayers and several lovely poems by Christina Rossetti, Ralph Waldo Emerson and others. Light edge wear else Very Good+ A crisp, clean copy. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Puppies
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Puppies
New York: Samuel Gabriel, n.d. (ca 193?) 
7"x8" Pictorial wraps. [10]pp including inner covers. Charming color illustrations, some signed A. E. Kennedy, though the images appear to be from two hands. Minor occasional soil else about Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Puss In Boots: The Illustrated Pop-Up Edition
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Puss In Boots: The Illustrated Pop-Up Edition
Bedford: Applewood Books [1995] First Edition Thus Cloud, E. Carey and Harold B. Lentz 
8vo Pictorial boards. [16]pp with great illustrations from black and white drawings plus three marvelous double-page full color pop-ups to tell the story of the cat who won his master the hand of a princess. Originally published in 1934, this is a very well done reproduction. Near Fine. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Queen and Princess of Dollyland
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Queen and Princess of Dollyland
New York: McLoughlin, ca.1879 
16mo Printed wraps. [8]pp with four very nice full-page color illustrations. Includes four rhyming stories about favorite dolls: The Princess Clarabelle, Princess Laura, Princess Peggy and The Queen of Dolly-Land. A toy book in Uncle Toby's Series. OCLC notes that this is probably a pirated edition. Leaves loose in wraps with light wear and some separation to spine, small tear throughout in bottom margins. About Very Good. A bright copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Railroad ABC
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Railroad ABC
New York: Sam. Gabriel, 1911 
5.5"x7.5" Color pictorial linen wraps. [12]pp including covers. With four color illustrations plus the image on the upper wrap. A wonderful little ABC, each letter with a railroad theme: "C is for the Cylinder, and Cowcatcher too / The Cylinder is full of steam -- but that, of course, you knew." Light foxing to lower wrap, slight corner crease else Very Good. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Rupert Annual 1982
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Rupert Annual 1982
Toronto: Copp Clark Pitman, 1982 Harrold, John 
Quarto. Glazed pictorial boards. 92pp with color illustrations throughout. Lower corners lightly bumped else Very Good+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Santa Claus: A Fuzzy Wuzzy Picture Story Book
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Santa Claus: A Fuzzy Wuzzy Picture Story Book
Racine: Whitman, 1947 
Folio. Pictorial wraps. [20]pp including covers with color illustrations throughout. A charming Christmas story wherein Santa appears in a flocked "fuzzy wuzzy" suit on several pages. Features Santa, his elves and toys and reindeer, and a little Eskimo boy who comes to visit. Wear along spine and edges, small chip at staple on lower cover, child's penciled name to upper cover. Occasional mild finger soil else a Good copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Shirley Temple's Storytime Favorites
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Shirley Temple's Storytime Favorites
New York: Random House (1962) Miller, J. P. 
Folio. Glazed pictorial boards. [24]pp with lively color illustrations throughout by J. P. Miller. Stories include: The Cat and the Parrot; King Midas and the Golden Touch; The Husband Who Tried to Keep House; The Three Wishes; The Three Billy Goats Gruff; Puss in Boots; The Hare and the Tortoise; Tit For Tat; The Old Woman and the Tramp; and Gudbrand on the Hillside. Spine ends and corners show wear else Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Simple Simon
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Simple Simon
Platt & Munk, 1941 Lenski, Lois and Eulalie 
Approx. 5" x 6" Illustrated wraps. [16]pp including covers with four charming full-page color (including upper cover) and four full-page black & white illustrations by Lois Lenski and Eulalie. Nice format for these Mother Goose rhymes. Slight mark to upper cover, light creasing to lower cover else Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Snow White
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Snow White
Brown Watson, 1984 Kubasta, V. 
Oblong octavo. Glazed pictorial boards. Cover illustration by Hildegarde Bone. Contains six colorful pop-ups by famed pop-up artist Vojtech Kubasta, four of which have pull tabs, the final scene showing Snow White in a coffin with a cellophane cover. A few small creases else Very Good with all moveables working well. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Spectrum/200 Photographs from the History of Los Angeles 1860-1940
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Spectrum/200 Photographs from the History of Los Angeles 1860-1940
Los Angeles 200 Bicentennial Committee (1983) 
8-1/2"x11" Illustrated wraps. [132]pp. From the earliest known photograph of outdoor Los Angeles taken in 1862, through now vanished buildings and the marvelous diversity of inhabitants, this is a not-to-be-missed retrospective of our exciting city. Minor wear. Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Stories About Dogs
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Stories About Dogs
Concord: Rufus Merrill, n.d. [ca 1850] 
48mo. Printed yellow wraps. [16]pp with seven woodcuts, one of the cuts a duplicate of that on the upper cover. Publisher's advertisement to lower cover surrounded by elaborate wood-engraved illustration. Contents include: The dog, Esquimaux dogs, Hare Indian dog, Anecdotes of dogs and a poem about dogs. Near Fine. A very nice little chapbook. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Success in Seasoning
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Success in Seasoning
New York: Lea & Perrins, 1934 
5.75"x7" Illustrated wraps. 47pp + index. Includes recipes made with the Original Worcestershire sauce for: appetizers, soups, fish and sea food, meats and entrees, stuffings, egg and cheese dishes, tempting sauces, spaghetti and rice, savory vegetables, sandwiches, Bridge Party and Sunday Night Supper Dishes, and more. Covers lightly soiled with a few small spots of silverfishing else Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Talking About Pasadena: Selections From Oral Histories
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Talking About Pasadena: Selections From Oral Histories
Pasadena Oral History Project, 1986 
8"x10" Illustrated wraps. 63pp with black & white illustrations from historic photographs of the Pasadena Historical Society. End papers are a fanciful map of Pasadena and environs by longtime Disney artist Vance Gerry. Included are brief bios of each narrator. Published in commemoration and celebration of Pasadena's Centennial. Faint writing impression on upper cover else Near Fine. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Teddy Bear Fun
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Teddy Bear Fun
London: Collins, ca. 1950's Michman, Justin 
Quarto. Pictorial boards. [34]pp with great color illustrations throughout. Five little stories about Teddy Bear and his friends, one of which is a Golliwog. Collins Rainbow Colour Books. Edges rubbed, lower corners and spine heel show wear, small chip from spine head. Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Tenggren's Jack and the Beanstalk: An English Folk Tale
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Tenggren's Jack and the Beanstalk: An English Folk Tale
New York: Golden Press (1956) Second Printing Tenggren, Gustaf 
8vo. Color pictorial boards with gold foil spine. [24]pp with marvelous color illustrations by Gustaf Tenggren. Little Golden Book 420. Paper browning, some edge wear else Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The 1960 American Voter, Presidential Election Edition
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The 1960 American Voter, Presidential Election Edition

8vo Printed wraps. 31pp illustrated with photographs and drawings printed in red and blue, plus a map showing electoral votes and other elections for each state. Presidential candidates were John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon. Includes many interesting facts about U.S. government and the electoral process. A little darkening along spine else Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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