For the Louisa May Alcott collector: Published in 1872, this is the second volume in her series of six short story collections for children. Offered at $100.
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This Reckless Breed of Men
Four books on those most engaging vagabonds of the West: From left to right: $10, $200, $30, and $5
The Beauty of Old Book Covers
Once there were books with bindings which could be considered works of art. In the days before dust jackets became a marketing scheme, and before paperback books were printed in lurid covers, or mysteries in black (with dripping red blood), or thrillers in metallic silver covers as if we are crows or raccoons attracted by … Continue reading
The Snow Queen and other Tales, illustrated by Adrienne Segur
When a book dealer gets their paws on a special book, it is sometimes hard to part with. I love children’s picture books, especially those with fanciful or fine illustrations. Adrienne Segur’s The Snow Queen and Other Tales, filled with “angelique heroines” and woodland creatures, is a work of art. This copy is in fine … Continue reading