Newman, Isidora; Willy Pogany,
FAIRY FOWERS: NATURE LEGENDS OF FACT & FANTASY,
New York, Oxford University Press, 1929.
This is the first US edition collecting some earlier individual
titles by Newman. Creamcolored
cloth spine printed in brown; yellow paper boards printed in blue and red. Illustrated endpapers. With
15 full color tippedin plates by Pogany. A trace of wear and soil but essentially a very good copy.
Pinkwater, Daniel Manus
THE BLUE THING
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, PrenticeHall, Inc., (1977).
First edition, first printing 8vo. (32)pp. Blue cloth, black spine title. Illustrated throughout in blue and
Signed by the author on the title page.
A near fine copy with only a trace of
rubbing at the base of the spine. The dustwrapper is priceclipped, and it has a couple
of tiny closed marginal tears and some wear at the tip of the spine and at the upper
fold, else very good.
A small seed grows so big....
New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, (1960).
Thin folio. Illustrated throughout in Politi's unmistakable style. Tan cloth printed in red
on the spine and with a vignette of Moy Moy on the upper board.
Colorfully inscribed by Politi
"to dear Kathy..." and with images of lanterns, dated 1963.
Light wear and soil to the binding else a very good copy with a stunning piece of original
art in the dedication. No dustwrapper.