02-14-2013 02-14-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2637M Marlborough
February 14, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Children's Books, Seven Volumes:

Auction: Discovery - 2637M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: February 14, 2013 10:00AM


Children's Books, Seven Volumes: The Teddy Bears Come to Life, Chicago: Reilly & Britton Co., [1907], publishers' in color-printed boards; The Teddy Bears at the Circus, Chicago: Reilly & Britton Co., [1907], in publisher's color-printed boards; Thompson's On the Road with a Circus, [1903], in decorated publishers' cloth; James Otis' The Wreck of the Circus, New York: Crowell, [1897], "ten thousandth," with polychrome paper printed decoration on front board; Ludrov's My Circus Animals, illustrated by Ronald W. Murray, Boston: Riverside Press, 1936, in dust jacket; Roth's Topp und Schlacks die beiden Pärchen, Dresden: Volkswohlfahrt, 1930, in illustrated publishers' boards; and The Story of Mickey Mouse, Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman, 1935, in publishers' illustrated boards, browned and chipped throughout, some leaves detached. (7)
Estimate $150-200

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Chicago, Reilly & Britton Co., James Otis, Ronald W. Murray, Riverside Press, Dresden, Racine, Whitman, Wisconsin