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White, Gwen

A PICTURE BOOK OF ANCIENT & MODERN DOLLS

New York, The Macmillan Company, 1928.

First edition. Thin 4to. Creamcolored cloth printed in black on the spine and in red and black on

the upper board. Illustrated endpapers. 44pp. plus 8 full page color plates printed on rectos only.

Trace of light foxing and browning in the early and later leaves, else a fine copy in a priceclipped

dustwrapper that is lacking the bottom and top half inch of the spine (no loss). On the rear

pastedown endpaper, the ticket of Los Angeles bookseller Jake Zeitlin. First American edition using

the English sheets. The dolls in this book are all real ones, drawn either from those in Museums or

elsewhere. In most cases they are dressed in the costume of the period to which they belong.

$100

Weiss, Harry B.

PENNY DECALOMANIAS

AND OTHER TRANSFERPICTURE LITHOGRAPHS

FOR THE AMUSEMENT OF CHILDREN

Trenton, NJ, Privately Printed, 1935. First edition.

8vo. Green stiff printed wraps. 11pp plus (9)pp. with tipped­

in 'decalomanias'. Also laid in are two additional decal sheets

titled 'Novelty! Transfer PictureAlbum' One of 50 copies;

probable only edition.

Inscribed by the author

on the inside

of the front cover: "Presented to Oliver Westling. 1936."

Small closed repaired marginal tear to the

front wrapper else in fine condition with

fine examples of the decalomanias. The

laidin Novelty sheet is in good condition

only.

$750

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