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Collecting Children’s Literature

1906 Roosevelt Bears Their Travels and Adventures by Seymour Eaton. Philadelphia: Stern.

1908 Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery. Boston: L.C. Page.

1908 Hole Book by Peter Newell. NY: Harper Bros.

1908 Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. London: Methuen.

1910 Sleeping Beauty, illustrated by Edmund Dulac. London: Hodder & Stoughton (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1911 Peter and Wendy by J.M. Barrie. London: Hodder & Stoughton.

1911 Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Both 1911 editions—NY: Frederick Stokes, illustrated by Maria Kirk, and London: Heinemann illustrated by Charles Robinson.

1911 Treasure Island, illustrated by N.C. Wyeth. NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons. See 1884 for original first edition.

1914 East of the Sun and West of the Moon, illustrated by Kay Nielsen. London: Hodder & Stoughton (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1914 Jessie Willcox Smith Mother Goose. NY: Dodd Mead.

1915 House of Pomegranates by Oscar Wilde, illustrated By Jessie King. London: Methuen.

1916 Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen, illustrated by Harry Clarke. London: George Harrap (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1916 Water Babies, illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. BY: Dodd Mead. See 1863 for original first edition.

1918 Raggedy Ann Stories by Johnny Gruelle. Chicago: Volland.

1920 Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting. NY: Frederick Stokes.

1922 Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Bianco. London: Heinemann.

1922 Wonderful Adventures of Little Prince Toofat, illustrated by Robert Lawson. NY: James McCann.

1923 ABC by C.B. Falls. NY: Doubleday Page (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1923 Ship That Sailed to Mars by William Timlin. London: George Harrap.

1924 Poppy Seed Cakes Illustrated by Maud & Miska Petersham. New York: Doubleday Page & Co.

1925 Knave of Hearts, illustrated by Maxfield Parrish. NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons.

1926 Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne. London: Methuen (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1926 Fairyland by Ida Outhwaite. Melbourne: Ramsay Pub. (also issued in Deluxe Edition).

1928 Bambi by Felix Salten. NY: Simon & Schuster. First U.S. Ed.

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