[New York]: The Heritage Press, 1944. Quarto, original red cloth, spine lettered in yellow, pictorial pastedown bordered in red and blue to front board, color pictorial endpapers, all edges stained yellow, original unclipped color pictorial dust jacket. Black-and-white and color illustrations throughout text. Jacket spine sunned, no slipcase.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1957). Octavo measuring 8 x 5.25 inches, original orange pictorial cloth stamped in black, spine lettered in black, original pictorial dust jacket printed in yellow and red. Double-page illustrated title, black and white illustrations throughout text, discography and index at rear. Inscribed by the...
London and Edinburgh: Gall & Inglis, circa 1880. Octavo, original full red cloth elaborately blocked in gilt, black and blind with decorative fern design, beveled boards, pale yellow endpapers, all edges gilt. Color frontispiece and seven full-page wood engravings throughout text. Front free endpaper neatly excised.
Cambridge: Printed for Members of The Limited Editions Club at the University Press, 1951. Two octavo volumes, original color-printed pictorial cloth, spines lettered in gilt, top edges gilt, color pictorial endpapers. Title pages and colophon printed in black and green; occasional vignettes printed in green; dozens of color lithographs by...
New York: Payson & Clarke, (1926). Quarto, original full black cloth lettered in green, pastedown wood engraving of a circus ring on upper board, yellow pictorial endpapers. Wood-engraved vignettes on half title, frontispiece, and title page; twenty full-page wood engravings of animals throughout text. Very light wear to cloth.
Paris: Desclée de Brouwer, circa 1940. Twelvemo, measuring 5 x 6.25 inches. Modern design binding of red cloth lettered in silver gilt over grey pictorial paper boards hand-painted with a bird motif, red endpapers. Christmas 1940 gift inscription in English to front free endpaper. Illustrated with eight color plates by...
London: Sylvan Press, 1945. Tall octavo, original pictorial orange cloth stamped in gilt, ivory endpapers, original unclipped pictorial dust jacket. Introductory essays by George Rylands and Charles Williams, black-and-white line drawings by Michael Ayrton throughout text. Ink inscription to front pastedown: “In appreciation of a kindness / Mary / November...
New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981. Slim quarto, original beige cloth stamped in gilt over blindstamped terracotta boards, original unclipped pictorial dust jacket with no Newbery Medal or Caldecott Honor Seal, ivory speckled endpapers. Color illustrations throughout text.