2 WONDERFUL VOLUMES MY BOOKHOUSE VINTAGE CHILDREN BOOKS

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 05, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House
For the volume: "From the Tower Window Of My Bookhouse." Edited by Olive Beaupre Miller. Lake Bluff, IL: The Bookhouse for Children, 1928. Hardcover. Silver Green Leatherette. No dust jacket. Erased small pencil price on front endpaper. Gilt top-edge is bright. Very minor trace of scuffing in tiny areas of front paste on image. Otherwise, Very good-plus condition. Covers are very firm and bright.
For the volume: "The Treasure Chest Of My Bookhouse." Edited by OliveBeaupre Miller. Lake Bluff, IL: The Bookhouse for Children, 1928.Hardcover. Silver Green Leatherette. No dust jacket. Pasted on N.C. Wyeth pictorial cover is bright without scuffing. Pictorial endpapers have no writing on them. Gilt top-edge is bright. There is a slight stain area on inside gutter area of title page. It looks like it could be a glue reaction over time. Otherwise, Very good-plus condition. Covers are very firm and bright.
Often one finds these with the delicate covers very scuffed-up.
Will make a great gift for one or two children who one wants to show
the old ways.
I will help cover some of the shipping, which includes delivery confirmation.