Collection of early 20th century children’s books- many with an Art Deco or Art Nouveau aesthetic. Several are promotional items given away by merchants or patent medicine companies, etc.
Lovely assortment of illustrations, most in color. Fine golden era of juvenile literature. Most items remain well preserved- see video.
Envelope with lavender by Pohlson Gifts. Hand coloredline drawing on front.
When Cinderella Dined with the Prince.1924, Oneida Community Ltd. (silverware maker)Golden Arrow. 34 Pages Starring Golden Arrow Wild West Hero of Whiz Comics.1942, Greenwich, CT, Fawcett Publications Inc. mini-comic book.Famous Fairy Tales for Children.New York, Ervin A. Handy, Est. Pepsin Syrup Co.Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp.1926, Philadelphia, Charles E. Graham & Co. & John Wannamaker.Games for Children.Lydia Pinkham Patent medicine- c. 1910 era. Couple pages cut and defective internally.Child Health Alphabet, by Mrs. Frederick Peterson.1918, New York, Child Health Organization.ABC. (no date- c. 1920-30’s).New York, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company.How to Make ‘Em Book, the New Erector. (Toys)1934, New Haven, CT, the A. C. Gilbert Co.Wee Winkie Fairy Hour.Newark, Charles E. Graham & Co. 1928. Chromolithographs throughout- many full page.Tallest book measures: 12 1/2″ H X 10 1/2″ W.Shortest book measures: 4 3/4″ H X 3 1/4″ W.
Guaranteed authentic – old. We do not sell modern reprints.