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 Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes, Jingles and Tales
"One exhaustive volume" that includes "Nursery Rhymes, 
Tales, and Jingles," (James
Burn, 1844) "Popular Nursery Tales," (uncertain) and
"Nursery Rhymes and Tales" (James Orchard Halliwell, 
1849) and "many hundreds 
of illustrations."

c. 1840s (illustrations)
c. 1890 edition
Frederick Warne and Co.

Francis & Co.'s Little Library:
For Young Persons of Various Ages

 The Ugly Duck
and other Tales
by Hans Christian Andersen
with illustrations
 
(illustrator unknown)

c. of stories variable 
(1837, 1843, etc.)
c. 1856 illustrations
C. S Francis & Co.


 

Francis & Co.'s Little Library:
For Young Persons of Various Ages

 A Christmas Greeting
 13 New Stories
from the Danish
by Hans Christian Andersen
(illustrator unknown)

c. of stories variable 
(1845, 1847 etc.)
c. 1858 illustrations
C. S Francis & Co.


 

 Child Life in Prose
Edited by 
John Greenleaf Whittier
"Illustrated"
(illustrator Unknown)
Authors include Nathaniel 
Hawthorne, Celia Thaxter,
Charles Dickens, John G. 
Whittier, Harriet Beecher
 Stowe,  Hans Christian
 Andersen, And Grimm

c. 1874
James R. Osgood and Co.

 

 

NEW 
Mother Goose Melodies  
Complete
"
Illustrated with Full-Page
 Color Plates and Numerous Pictures in Black and White"

c. 1890
The Platt & Peck Co.

 



 Little Pictures of Japan
Translated by 
Olive Beaupre Miller
Pictures by Katharine Sturges

c. 1925
The Book House for Children
29th printing, 1952

 

 Tales Told in Holland
Translated by 
Olive Beaupre Miller
Illustrated by 
Maud and Miska Petersham

c. 1926
The Book House for Children
29th printing, 1952

 

 Nursery Friends From France
Translated by 
Olive Beaupre Miller
Illustrated by 
Maud and Miska Petersham

c. 1927
The Book House for Children
29th printing, 1952

 



Eight Fairy Tales
edited by Watty Piper
Verses by Kate Cox Goddard
Illustrated by Eulalie

c. 1934, 1938
Platt & Munk Co., Inc.


The Gateway to
Storyland
Edited by Watty Piper
Pictures by Eulalie

c. 1925-1952
The Platt & Munk Co., Inc.


NEW
 The Jungle Books
Volume One
by Rudyard Kipling
Illustrated by
 Aldren Watson

c. 1894(text)
C. 1948 (illust.)

NEW
  The Jungle Books
Volume Two
by Rudyard Kipling
Illustrated by
 Aldren Watson

c. 1894 (text)
c. 1948 (illust.)

 

Better Homes
and Garden's
Storybook
Stories and Poems selected
by Betty O'Connor
Illustrators include 
Edward Lear, Randolph 
Caldecott, Gustaf Tengren

c. 1950
Meredith Publishing Co.

 

The Golden Book
of Stories
by Lillian Moore
Pictures by
Corinne Malvern

c. 1955
Simon and Schuster

 

 

Thornton W. Burgess
Bedtime Stories
Illustrated by
Carl and Mary Hauge

c. 1959
Grosset & Dunlap

 

 

Best in Children's Books #1
Authors include Ingri and Edgar
Parin D'Aulaire and Marjorie Flack
Illustrators include Barbara Cooney,
Leonard Weisgard and Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1957
Nelson Doubleday, Inc.

 

Best in Children's Books #2
Authors include Maud and Miska
 Petersham and Joseph Jacobs
Illustrators include Tony Palazzo,
 Feodor Rojankowsky, and Leonard Kessler

 c. 1957
Nelson Doubleday, inc.

 

Best in Children's Books #8
Authors include Jonathan Swift
 and Thornton Burgess
Illustrators include Lawrence Beall Smith,
Leonard Weisgard and Herman B. Vestal

c. 1957
Nelson Doubleday, inc.

 

Best in Children's Books #10
Authors include Jakob and Wilhelm
Grimm and and Margery Clark
Illustrators Include Janina Domanska,
 Richard Scarry and Ezra Jack Keats 

c. 1958
Nelson Doubleday, Inc.

 

Best in Children's Books #13
Authors include Laura Bannon
 and Rachel Field
Illustrators include Marguerite
 D'Angeli and Paul Galdone

c. 1958
Nelson Doubleday, Inc.

 

Best in Children's Books #15
Authors include Rudyard Kipling
and Ellis Credle
Illustrators include Don Freeman,
Barbara Cooney and Andy Warhol

c. 1958
Nelson Doubleday, Inc.

 

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