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The Three Little Pigs and The Foolish Pig
1
The Three Little Pigs and The Foolish Pig
Chicago: Rand McNally (c. 1918) Edition of 1933 Beem, Frances 
5.5"x6.75" Pictorial boards. 64pp. Illustrated with twelve two-color plates, including frontis, plus black & white drawings. Two piggie stories - one well-known and one less so. Light wear to extremities else Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Three Little Pigs, Benstead, Vivienne, adapted by
2 Benstead, Vivienne, adapted by
The Three Little Pigs
New York: Random, 1942 Cameron, Mary 
8.25"x9.5" Pictorial boards. [28]pp illustrated with charming color and black & white lithographs by Mary Cameron. This is not the modern, gentle version of the old tale, as two of the little pigs are eaten and the wolf dies in the pot, but the author relates this mayhem so cheerfully. A production of the Artists and Writers Guild and a nice edition of this nursery favorite. Near Fine in lightly frayed dustjacket. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Freddy and the Flying Saucer Plans, Brooks, Walter R.
3 Brooks, Walter R.
Freddy and the Flying Saucer Plans
Woodstock: Overlook Press (1998) First Edition Thus Wiese, Kurt 
Blue decorated cloth. 243pp with black & white illustrations by Kurt Wiese. An American children's classic, originally published in 1957. Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Freddy the Pilot, Brooks, Walter R.
4 Brooks, Walter R.
Freddy the Pilot
Woodstock: Overlook Press (1999) First Edition Thus Wiese, Kurt 
8vo Green decorated cloth. 247pp with black & white illustrations by Kurt Wiese. An American children's classic, originally published in 1952. Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Streamlined Pig, Brown, Margaret Wise
5 Brown, Margaret Wise
The Streamlined Pig
New York: Harper & Brothers (1938) Wiese, Kurt 
7.5"x10.5" Red cloth. [32]pp illustrated with great color and black & white lithos by Kurt Wiese. A wonderful tale, loaded with excitement, about the little boy, his farm and all his animals, and his own little Pig. Light cover soil and slight corner tip wear. Clear-tape repairs near spine to paste-downs and title page; rear free endpaper torn and taped. Minor marginal finger soil but overall quite clean. Fair to Good. No dustjacket. Scarce title. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Sailaway Home, Degen, Bruce
6 Degen, Bruce
Sailaway Home
New York: Scholastic (1996) First Edition 
9"x7.5" [32]pp with the author's color illustrations. A joyful book celebrating the wonderful sense of freedom and adventure children's imaginations afford them, especially when they know that when the excitement is over, they can run home to mom and dad. Single name neatly inked to ffep else Very Good in dustjacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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If I Had a Pig, Inkpen, Mick
7 Inkpen, Mick
If I Had a Pig
Boston: Little Brown, 1988 First U.S. Edition 
Square octavo. Glazed pictorial boards. [26]pp with the author's color illustrations throughout. What would you do if the mailman brought you a pig? A few page-turning dimples else Very Good in lightly frayed and wrinkled dustjacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Small Pig, Lobel, Arnold
8 Lobel, Arnold
Small Pig
New York: Harper & Row (1969) First Edition 
8vo Glazed pictorial boards. 63pp with delightful color illustrations by Caldecott Award winner Arnold Lobel. All points present. The farmer's wife loves the small pig but the small pig loves "good, soft mud." An I Can Read title. Near Fine. Dustjacket lightly frayed and edge worn, tiny chips at spine tips and corners. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs!, Scieszka, Jon
9 Scieszka, Jon
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs!
(New York) Viking Kestrel (1989) First Edition Smith, Lane 
4to Glazed pictorial boards. (32)pp with humorously imaginative color illustrations throughout. A clever, funny and very unique version of the old tale, this time told by A. Wolf who finally reveals HIS side of the story. Scieszka and Smith's first book and now a modern picture book classic. Fine in price-clipped dustjacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Three Pigs, Wiesner, David
10 Wiesner, David
The Three Pigs
New York: Clarion (2001) First Edition 
11.5"x9" Cloth-backed boards. [40]pp. An inventive version of the old tale with many delightfully clever touches by the author/artist. Wiesner uses a variety of artistic styles in this entertaining book which was awarded the 2002 Caldecott Medal. Near Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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