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66 771 A B books  Ames Mrs Ernest 66 771 A B books Ames Mrs Ernest
66/ 771 [A.B.-books]. Ames, Mrs. Ernest. An ABC for Baby Patriots. London, Dean and son, n.d. (1898), (43)p., entirely lithogr., 21 full-p. col. lithogr. ills., orig. clothbacked pict. boards, obl. large 4to.

- Four lvs. lacking portions, affecting text and image; two lvs. reattached w. scotch tape; all lvs. (sl.) (finger)soiled in margins; a few lvs. frayed and/ or w. repaired tears. Covers soiled; board edges rubbed, corners showing.

= Rare. A rather nationalist and British imperialist children's book. With lines such as: "C is for Colonie. Rightly we boast, That of all the great nations Great Britain has most", "K is for Kings; One warlike and haughty, Great Britain subdued them Because they'd been naughty" and "O is for Ocean, where none but a fool would ever dare question Our title to rule". SEE IILLUSTRATION PLATE XVI.

€ (50-70) 50
66/772 A B books  Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet 66/772 A B books Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet
66/772 A B books  Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet 66/772 A B books Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet
66/772 A B books  Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet 66/772 A B books Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet
66/ 772 [A.B.-books]. Aunt Fanny's nursery alphabet. London/ New York, Ward Lock & Co., n.d. (±1900), 8 lithogr. lvs. w. the alphabet (recto only), 5 plates w. chromolithogr. ills. by M.M.W., orig. dec. wr. w. mounted col. lithogr. plate on frontwr.

- Contents (sl.) loose(ning). Spine splitting at ends. Good copy.

= Rare A.B.-book. Advertisement of "Pears' Soap"/ "A Speciality for the Complexion" on backwrapper.

AND 11 other A.B.- books, Dutch, English, German and French language, ±1880-2000.

€ (60-80) 90
66 773 A B books  Dopheide Witte E 66 773 A B books Dopheide Witte E
66/ 773 [A.B.-books]. Dopheide-Witte, E. ABC. Een vroolijk alphabet. Amst., S.J. van Looy, n.d. (1924), (27) leaves, each w. illustration in black and orange, orig. clothbacked col. lithogr. boards by J. WIEGMAN.

- Owner's entry on first free endpaper; sl. yellowed; hinges weak. Spine soiled/ worn; corners sl. rubbed.

= A is een aapje p. 141: "Het is een grappig en toen waarschijnlijk als leerzaam beschouwd uitgaafje, met centraal op de pagina tekening en versje: Z is de zon, die zoo weldoend kan schijnen / Dat door haar invloed veel ziekten verdwijnen." Two copies in NCC.

€ (50-70) 50
66/774 A B books  Het Nederlandsch AB boek behelzende in het kort voor de jeugd alle de voornaamste merkwaardigheden onzes vaderlands van deszelfs opkomst af tot heden toe 66/774 A B books Het Nederlandsch AB boek behelzende in het kort voor de jeugd alle de voornaamste merkwaardigheden onzes vaderlands van deszelfs opkomst af tot heden toe
66/ 774 [A.B.-books]. Het Nederlandsch AB-boek; behelzende in het kort voor de jeugd alle de voornaamste merkwaardigheden onzes vaderlands, van deszelfs opkomst af tot heden toe. The Hague, Wed. J. Allart en Comp., 1823, XXXVI,311,(1)p., engr. title, 6 plates, each with 4 ills. to the alphabet, fold. handcol. engr. map of the Netherlands, 20th cent. marbled paper over orig. boards, sm. 8vo.

- Upper hinge weak and first two blank lvs. loosening; sm. stain in outer margin of title-p.

= WITH the rare map. Waller 11; Muller 11; Scheepers II, 996; Huiskamp N18; Caljé-Van Gulik 275; The Children's World of Learning 21.

€ (50-70) 50
66/775 A B books  Nieuw A B C Boekje voor leerzame kinderen 66/775 A B books Nieuw A B C Boekje voor leerzame kinderen
66/ 775 [A.B.-books]. Nieuw A.B.C. Boekje, voor leerzame kinderen. Lot of 10 copies, Amst., G. van der Linden, n.d. (±1860), 16p., woodcut on title, woodcut of a cock verso title, 26 woodcut ills. to the letters of the alphabet in the text, sm. 8vo.

- All copies in unfolded plano (1 leaf); sl. browned.

= Waller 16; The Children's World of Learning 26; not in Landwehr, Prentgeschenk.

€ (50-70)
66/776 A B books  Nieuw Groot ABC Boek Zeer bekwaam voor de jonge kinderen te leeren 66/776 A B books Nieuw Groot ABC Boek Zeer bekwaam voor de jonge kinderen te leeren
66/ 776 [A.B.-books]. Nieuw Groot ABC Boek Zeer bekwaam voor de jonge kinderen te leeren. Zutphen, W.C. Wansleven, n.d. (±1800), (16)p., woodcut of a classroom on title, woodcut of a cockerel verso title, plano leaf, sm. 8vo.

= A rare edition of a "Haneboek". Ki.le.Ki.la 74. "Heavily used as primers are, all old ABC Books are rare, but the "Groot ABC" or "Haneboek", being most common and inexpensively produced, is the rarest of all." (The Children's World of Learning 12).

AND 1 other on 2 plano leaves: E.J. ZELLINGH, Gesiena; een leesboek voor de bovenste afdeeling (Winschoten, 1846, 9 woodcut ills. Lacks p.17-20 (?)).

€ (100-150) 110
66 777 A B books  Wit K de 66 777 A B books Wit K de
66/ 777 [A.B.-books]. (Wit, K. de). Een Nieuwlijks Uitgevonden A.B.C. Boek. Om de kleine kinderen, op eene gemakkelijke Wyze, de verscheide Soorten van Letteren te leeren kennen en noemen (...) uitgegeven door K.D.W. N.pl. (Amst.), K. de Wit, n.d. (1759), (14 (of 16)) textleaves, title within engr. borders, 8 (incl. 1 duplicate) plates, later wr., 12mo.

- As often incomplete: lacks the first plate (replaced by a duplicate of plate 3), 2 textleaves (replaced by duplicates of A3 and A6, and frontwr.; sl. frayed and vaguely waterstained.

= Buijnsters, BNK 37 (different collation); Children's World of Learning 98; Waller 907. Contains 3 numismatical plates, 3 plates to the alphabet (and an added duplicate plate) and a plate of a clock w. a person reading a book below, surrounded by 12 small-sized illustrations.

AND 2 others, i.a. J.A. UILKENS, Eerste beginselen der natuurkunde (...) (Amst., 1829-1831, 1st-3rd (corr.) ed., 3 parts in 1 vol., contemp. wr., sm. 8vo. Huiskamp U4, U6 and U9).

€ (50-70) 50
66/778 A B books  Zakboekje voor de jeugd of eerste onderrichting van het kiemend en toenemend verstand door aanschouwing van voorwerpen in de natuur met derzelver benamingen in vier taalen en 66/778 A B books Zakboekje voor de jeugd of eerste onderrichting van het kiemend en toenemend verstand door aanschouwing van voorwerpen in de natuur met derzelver benamingen in vier taalen en
66/ 778 [A.B.-books]. Zakboekje voor de jeugd, of eerste onderrichting van het kiemend en toenemend verstand, door aanschouwing van voorwerpen in de natuur, met derzelver benamingen in vier taalen en gekleurde afbeeldingen. Amst., E. Maaskamp, n.d. (1807), 55,(1)p., handcol. engr. frontisp. and 23 handcol. plates, orig. boards, sm. 8vo.

- Lacks htitle and p.17/18. Binding sl. worn.

= Rare A.B.-book, each plate (showing 2 to 9 ills.) w. 2 accomp. textpages with the names of the illustrated figures in Dutch, French, English and German and short explanatory texts; the frontisp. showing a rooster, referring to the old "Haneboek". Lust en Leering p.70f; Huiskamp Z18.

€ (80-100) 300
66/ 779 ABH (= A.A.L. Hubrecht). Baker en Kinder Rijmen met prentvertooning I. Rott., Nijgh en van Ditmar, n.d. (1884), 12 (col.) lithogr. plates by A.A.L. HUBRECHT, loose as issued in orig. lithogr. chemise.

- Plates (sl.) foxed. Spine chemise repaired w. sellotape. = Very rare. All published.

€ (50-70) 60
66/780 Aboo Hassan or Caliph for a Day 66/780 Aboo Hassan or Caliph for a Day
66/780 Aboo Hassan or Caliph for a Day 66/780 Aboo Hassan or Caliph for a Day
66/ 780 Aboo-Hassan or Caliph for a Day. London and Belfast, Marcus Ward & Co., n.d. (±1847), leporello, (2)p. (verso front and backcover), 5 chromolithogr. plates (1x double-p.), orig. chromolithogr. wr.

- Verso frontcover w. horizontal dam. strip, repaired w. sellotape (w. brown offsetting). All folds strengthened w. masking tape; frontcover soiled and repaired tear w. sellotape and w. tapeghosts.

= Marcus Ward's Japanese Picture Stories. A very rare leporello picture book with plates in the style of Japanese Ukiyo-e prints and ehon publications, which is rather strange considering the Arab theme.

€ (70-90) 70
66 781 D'Albanes A and Fath G 66 781 D'Albanes A and Fath G
66/ 781 D'Albanes, A. and Fath, G. Les nains célèbres depuis l'antiquité jusques et y compris Tom-Pouce. Paris, G. Havard, n.d. (1845), 159p., woodengr. frontisp. and 100 ills. by E. DE BEAUMONT, contemp. giltlettered red hmor., orig. wr. pres.

- Endpapers and a few lvs. (sl.) foxed. Spine-ends worn (away). = Carteret I, p.93; Vicaire I, p.24.

€ (50-70) 90
66 782 Alberti K 66 782 Alberti K
66/ 782 Alberti, K. Jung Japan beim Spiel. Esslingen and Munich, J.F. Schreiber, n.d. (1913), (21)p., 10 full-p. col. lithogr. ills. and orig. clothbacked boards by T. TOKIKUNI, obl. 4to.

- Minor impeferctions. = Rare.

€ (80-100) 120
66/ 783 Alphen, H. van. Kleine gedichten voor kinderen. Utr., Wed. J. van Terveen en Zoon, 1787, 104p., engr. title and 66 engr. plates by R. VINKELES after J. BUYS, later hmor., 12mo.

- A few of the plates margins cut short and repaired w. paper strip; thumbed/ fingersoiled as usual. of the

= Ki.la.ki.le. 178; Buijnsters, BNK 1427. The preface warranted by the publisher.

Idem. Kleine gedichten voor kinderen. Ibid., J.G. van Terveen en Zoon, n.d. (1821?), VIII,104[=102]p., engr. title, orig. printed boards, sm. 8vo.

- Spine splitting and repaired w. paper backstrip; lacks the plates? = Preface warranted by the publisher.

AND 10 others, i.a. 7 different editions of the work above (i.a. 1834 and 1846) and 3 works in the style of Van Alphen, i.a. LEERZAME KINDER-GEDICHTEN IN DEN GEEST VAN VAN ALPHEN (Den Bosch, 1859, 2 handcol. lithogr. plates, orig. gilt boards, 12mo).

€ (50-70) 80
66 784 Blanc L le 66 784 Blanc L le
66/ 784 Blanc, L. le. Holle Bolle Gijs. N.pl., Vroom en Dreesmann, n.d. (±1926), (17)p., 8 full-p. col. lithogr. ills. and 8 identical lithogr. ills and orig. col. lithogr. wr. by LEO LE BLANC, obl. 4to.

- Two plates coloured by a child.

= Rare colouring book based on the nursery rhyme of Holle Bolle Gijs, illustrated in Art Deco style.

Dierenleven. N.pl., printed for manufacturen-Magazijn "De Zon" (Vroom & Dreesmann), n.d. (±1910), (10)p. (incl. wr.), (col.) lithogr. ills., orig. chromolithogr. wr., folio.

- Lvs. sl. frayed. Spine worn. = With advertisement for De Zon, Vroom & Dreesmann on backwrapper.

Graafland, A. Ka en Jan. N.pl., Vroom en Dreesmann, n.d. (±1926), (27)p., 13 full-p. col. lithogr. ills. and 13 identical ills. on opposite leaf, orig. col. lithogr. wr., obl. 4to.

- Lvs. and wr. soiled. = Scarce colouring book.

AND 24 others, all so-called 'fabrieksprentenboeken', ±1900-1930, partly w. advertisements on backwrapper, i.a. for C&A and Vroom & Dreesmann.

€ (100-150) 130
66 785 Blumauer K 66 785 Blumauer K
66/ 785 Blumauer, K. De kinderkring, of vertellingen voor kinderen. Schoonhoven, S.E. van Nooten, n.d. (1841), 2nd ed., 155,(1)p., handcol. engr. title and plates, modern cl.

- Browned/ foxed; some repairs.

Horn, W. von. James Watt, of wat er van een veehoeder al groeijen kan. Leyden, D. Noothoven van Goor, n.d. (±1865), (2),107p., 4 handcol. lithogr. plates, sl. later hcl., sm. 8vo. Robidé van der Aa, C.P.E. Bergroosjes tot een tuiltje gevlochten. Gouda, G.B. van Goor, n.d. (±1848), 150,(2)p., engr. title, plates and double-p. lithogr. plate, orig. printed boards.

- Sl. foxed. Joints splitting. = I.a. with a story of Gulliver in Broedignac with a plate.

Mücke, C. Zonderlinge avonturen van den schout Klemm en zijn neef Tolle op hunne spoorwegreis naar den Bloksberg. Dutch transl. H. Frijlink. Amst., H. Frijlink, 1856, 2nd ed., VIII,178p., engr. ill., orig. printed wr. (spine splitting). - AND 8 others, i.a. J.C. GEWIN, Mijn kleine buren (Schiedam, ±1860, 4 col. lithogr. plates, contemp. gilt cl. Upper joint weak).

€ (60-80) 80
66/ 786 Brenner, R. Valentine Treasury. A Century of Valentine Cards. Atglen, Schiffer, (1997), 208p., richly illustrated, orig. boards w. dustwr., 4to. Pop-up. Het boek in beweging. Haarlem, Stadsbibliotheek, n.d. (1996), no pagination, num. pop-up/ movable examples, leporello w. titles in rear pocket, orig. ringbinder, obl. 8vo. Kaut, H. Alt-Wiener Spielzeugschachtel. Wiener Kinderspielzeug aus drei Jahrhunderten. Vienna, H. Deutsch, 1961, 135p., (col.) ills., orig. gilt cl. w. (sl. frayed) dustwr. - AND 5 other (small) publications on paper toys, board games and moveable/ pop-up books, German/ Dutch.
€ (50-70) 110
66/ 787 Brink, L. Bibliografie en foto-overzicht van de Nederlandse schoolwandkaarten (1801-1975). Nijm., Antiquariaat De Wereld aan de Wand, (2007), (8),390p., num. col. ills., CD-ROM, orig. cl., 4to. - AND 12 others mainly concerning geographical education, i.a. BOS, BERENDS & WOLTERS, Moderne Aardrijkskunde voor de lagere school (supplied in 2 copies, Arnhem, n.d. (±1933)/ 1935 (2nd ed.); jigsaw puzzle consisting of col. board pieces, orig. unif. book-shaped clothbacked board/ wooden dropback box, 4to), W. HARDENBERG, Illustratief teekenen op het zwarte bord (Gron., 1909, 2nd ed., plates, orig. hcl., obl. sm. 4to) and some editions of various geographical schoolbooks publ. ±1925-1955.
€ (50-70) 60
66 788 Brown J H 66 788 Brown J H
66 788 Brown J H 66 788 Brown J H
66/ 788 (Brown, J.H.) Brown's kleurvisioenen. Leeuwarden, H. Suringar, n.d. (±1870), 2nd ed., (8)textp., 16 handcol. lithogr. plates, orig. clothbacked lithogr. boards, 4to.

- Covers (sl.) waterstained in upper margin, sl. affecting the contents (last few lvs. a bit more).

= A second Dutch edition of the English book "Spectropia, or surprising spectral illusions showing ghosts everywhere and of colour" (London, 1864), about a specific optical illusion. The reader should stare for about 40 seconds at a coloured illustration. After that, he should look at a blank paper or wall and the illustration reappears in a different colour. Papertoys p.376 (this copy).

€ (70-90) 170
66 789 Bruna D 66 789 Bruna D
66/ 789 Bruna, D. Kleine koning. Utr., A.W. Bruna en zoon, (1955), (29)p., 13 full-p. ills. and orig. pict. boards by D. BRUNA, 4to.

- Poor copy, title-p. loose and shortened in all margins; upper hinge broken; some lvs. strengthened/ reattached w. sellotape or w. tape ghosts. Spine-ends dam. Sold w.a.f.

= Despite the defects, a rare and early children's book by Dick Bruna.

€ (50-70) 140
66/ 790 Bueno de Mesquita, D.A. Billie Ritchie en zijn ezel. Amst., Vennootschap "Letteren en Kunst", n.d. (±1918), (26)p. (incl. endpapers), entirely lithographed in colours and orig. col. lithogr. boards by D.A. BUENO DE MESQUITA, obl. 4to.

- Rebacked w. cloth; trifle worn along extremities.

= De hele Bibelebontse berg p.570. Billie Ritchie was the French imitation of Charlie Chaplin.

Idem. De geschiedenis van gulzigen Tobias. Ibid., idem, n.d. (±1920), 28p., col. lithogr. title, 13 full-p. col. lithogr. ills., monochr. ills., col. lithogr. clothbacked boards and endpapers all by D.A. BUENO DE MESQUITA, obl. 4to.

- Title and final leaf w. some brown offsetting from endpapers. Spine-ends bumped/ sl. dam.

= Rühle 498; De Bodt/ Kapelle p.100.

€ (40-60) 40
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