12 Children's Books

Decorative collection of 12 vintage children's books. They include some classics and some series titles. Books show some wear and soil. Detailed descriptions below.




THE ARABIAN NIGHTS, Illustrated By Earle Goodenow Various Grosset & Dunlap Good Good 1946 Beige cover with illustrations/red lettering with illustration on spine in good+ color illustrated dust jacket. 337 pgs. color illustrated front and end piece. Color frontis and color and black and white illustrations by Earle Goodenow. 5.5' x 8.5' Generally clean and crisp.

THE BLACK STALLION RETURNS Farley, Walter, Illustrated by Harold Eldridge Random House Good 1945 No Jacket. 14th Ptg. 5.5x8.5. This is a blue book with gold ltg. and dec. and has 229 pgs. It is illus. in b/w with drawings.

TEEN AGE TREASURE CHEST OF SPORTS STORIES Coombs, Charles I., Illustrated by Yes Grosset and Dunlap Publishers Good Good 1948 Good/Good. 5.5"x8.5". This hard cover book has a color illustrated dust jacket with black lettering on the front and white lettering on the spine of the dust jacket. A book of stories about sports. 250 pages.

PENNY Borland, Hal J. B. Lippincott Company Collectible-Good No Jacket 1972 This hard cover book has a brown cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. The cover has stains and there is a gift inscription written on the inside. The story of a free soul basset hound. Black and white drawing illustrations throughout the book. 191 pages.

THE SPACE EAGLE OPERATION DOOMSDAY Pearl, Jack Whitman Publishing Company Good No Jacket 1967 This 5.5"x7.5" hard cover book has a color illustrated cover with yellow and pink lettering on the front and spine of the cover. The page ends are browning and there is some slight edgewear. Blue and white illustrations within the book. 212 pages.

THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON Frazee, Steve Whitman Publishing Company Good No Jacket 1960 This 6"x7.5" hard cover book has a color pictorial illustrated cover with red and white lettering on the front and spine of the cover. The pages are browned, otherwise crisp and clean. Color illustrations all throughout the book. 210 pages.

THE TEEN AGE LIBRARY TEEN-AGE ADVENTURE STORIES Coombs, Charles i. Grosset and Dunlap Good No Jacket 1948 This 5.5"x8.5" hard cover book has a brown cover with black lettering on the front and spine of the cover. The owner's name is written on the inside, there are ink markings on the contents page. Black and white illustrations throughout the book. 254 pages.

ADVENTURES WITH HAL Bond, Gladys Baker Whitman Publishing Company Good No Jacket 1965 This 5.5"x8.5" hard cover book has a color illustrated cover with red lettering on the front and spine of the cover. The owner's name is written on the inside. Color illustrations all throughout the book. 156 pages.

TOM SWIFT AND HIS JETMARINE: THE NEW TOM SWIFT JR. ADVENTURES Appleton, Victor Grosset & Dunlap Good No Jacket 1954 This children's book has a blue hard cover with dark blue lettering and illustration. Some markings on the cover, edgewear; light foxing; inner pages clean, binding tight. Illustrated. A Tom Swift story. 208 pages; approx. 5"x8'.

Petey Cavanna, Betty Olympic Marketing Corp Good Good 1973 5.5 x 8 hard cover book. White and green lettering on the blue dust jacket spine with a color illustrated cover. A children's story about Petey the dog. 144 pages. Ex-library book with usual markings. Dust jacket edgewear and tape marks.

Lassie Come Home Knight, Eric The John C. Winston Company Good No Jacket 1945 Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland too far a journey for any dog to make alone, but Lassie is not just any dog. Book is in good condition with owner's name, cover spots, light foxing and light edgewear. 248 pages, 8.5 x 6.

Cherry Ames Senior Nurse Wells, Helen Grosset and Dunlap Very Good No Jacket 1944 This is the story of Cherry Ames as a senior nurse. Book is in very good condition with light wear. 217 pages, 7.5 x 5.