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74 960 Cramer R  Pijper W 74 960 Cramer R Pijper W
74/ 960 [Cramer, R.]. Pijper, W. Vieilles Chansons de France. Utr., W. de Haan, n.d., (19)p., scores, 8 mounted col. plates and orig. wr. w. 2 mounted col. plates by RIE CRAMER, 4to.

= With the rare original accompanying envelope (sl. worn).

Borel, H. (transl. and ed.). Een incarnatie van de sneeuw. Een Hindoesche liefdesgeschiedenis. Ibid., idem, (1919), (7),XII,83p., 6 tipped-in col. plates, ills., orig. gilt dec. cl. by RIE CRAMER, sq. 8vo.

- Sl. foxed. = One of 200 numb. and SIGNED DELUXE copies.

AND 28 others illustrated by the same, i.a. Kattebelletjes (The Hague, 1958); A. DONKER, De Rattenvanger van Hamelen (ibid., n.d.); Bergerettes (Utr., 1916, w. envelope) and Januari-Louwmaand (...) December-Wintermaand (Gouda, 1938-1939, 1st/ 2nd ed., 12 vols., col. plates, orig. unif. pict. clothbacked boards).

€ (100-150) 100
74 961 Cramer R  Roggeveen L 74 961 Cramer R Roggeveen L
74/ 961 [Cramer, R.]. Roggeveen, L. De Schone Slaapster in het Bos/ Sneeuwwitje/ De Gouden Gans/ Klein Duimpje/ Assepoester/ De Gelaarsde Kat. The Hague, G.B. van Goor, n.d. (1937), 6 vols., each 16,(2)p., col. ills. by RIE CRAMER, orig. unif. clothbacked boards by RIE CRAMER and HANS BORREBACH, obl. folio.

- Some foxing; bookblocks loosening. Bindings (sl.) worn.

AND 4 others illustrated by the same, incl. 3 vols. from the Months of the Year series (January, July and August). - ADDED: 2 others illustrated by H. WILLEBEEK LE MAIR.

€ (60-80)
74 962 Crane W 74 962 Crane W
74/ 962 Crane, W. SlateandPencilvania. Being the adventures of Dick on a Desert Island. London, M. Ward & Cie, 1885, 1st ed., (24)p., 24 col. lithogr. plates, dec. endpapers and orig. clothbacked pict. boards by W. CRANE.

- Upper joint split; sl. foxed. Binding worn along edges; frontcover waterstained; lower inner corner of backcover nibbled by silverfish.

= New series of Picture Books No.1. Massé, p.13; Spencer, p.95; Gumuchian 1933 ("24 splendid coloured plates by Walter Crane").

Idem. Pothooks & Perseverance or the A.B.C-serpent. London, M. Ward, 1886, 1st ed., (24)p., col. lithogr. plates, dec. endpapers and orig. clothbacked pict. boards by W. CRANE.

- Owner's entry on title-p.; trifle foxed; hinges splitting. Binding worn along extremities; covers dam. at the spine.

= New series of Picture Books No.3. Massé, p.13; Spencer, p.95.

Molesworth, (M.L.). Little Miss Peggy. Only a nursery story. London, MacMillan & Cie., 1899, X,196,(4)p., title-p., plates and ills. by W. CRANE, orig. gilt pict. cl.

= Osborne I, p.373 (1st ed., 1887); Massé, p.37; Spencer, p.203.

€ (60-80)
74/963 Czech children's books  Lot of ±75 vols 74/963 Czech children's books Lot of ±75 vols
74/ 963 [Czech children's books]. Lot of ±75 vols., mostly ±1945-1990, various (orig.) bindings and sizes.

- Incl. a few duplicates.

= Illustrated by i.a. Dobroslav Foll, František Škoda, Josef Lada and Jiří Trnka.

€ (100-150) 120
74 964 Drawings  Abbéma L  1858 1927 74 964 Drawings Abbéma L 1858 1927
74/ 964 [Drawings]. Abbéma, L. (1858-1927). (Pulcinelle puppet hanging from a Christmas tree). Drawing, pen, brush and ink, 24,5x17 cm., signed "Louise Abbema".

= Probably a design for an illustration, with annotations in blue pencil.

Hart, C. van der (1851-1940). (A poor little girl reaching out to a rich looking couple). Drawing, pen and ink, 16x14 cm., monogrammed "CvdH".

- Unevenly browned; sl. soiled.

= Design for an illustration. With annotation below: "Ik geloof dat het beter is als U deze teekening er uit laat".

AND 3 others similar, i.a. by LOUISE ABBÉMA and E.L.H. WOUTERSEN VAN DOESBURGH.

€ (70-90) 80
74 965 Drawings  Anonymous 1st half 20th cent  74 965 Drawings Anonymous 1st half 20th cent
74/ 965 [Drawings]. Anonymous (1st half 20th cent.). "De Gouden Pagoda". Manuscript children's book, n.d. (±1930), (34) lvs. w. manuscript text in black pen and ink and heightened w. gold, written on recto only, 5 watercolours w. some pencil and heightened w. gold, orig. cordbound wr. w. watercolour on frontcover, obl. folio.

- Wrapper frayed. Internally fine.

= Beautifully illustrated, unrecorded and anonymous children's book. With calligraphed dedication on 2nd blank: "Voor Hedwig van de Linde haar tienden verjaardag. Van haar trouwe hond Woolfie".

€ (50-70) 160
74 966 Drawings  Bos G J  1825 1898 74 966 Drawings Bos G J 1825 1898
74/ 966 [Drawings]. Bos, G.J. (1825-1898). Lot of 6 drawings, brush and ink, each ±21x13,5 cm., 3x signed.

= Probably (unused?) designs for illustrations in children's books. Mostly with Christian themes, i.a. Christian martyrs in a Roman arena.

€ (50-70) 80
74 967 Drawings  Vries G de 1917 2018 74 967 Drawings Vries G de 1917 2018
74/ 967 [Drawings]. Vries, G. de (1917-2018). (The morning activities of a school teacher). Series of 14 drawings, pen and ink and col. chalk, 14,7x10,4 cm. (leaf), each numb. "1" to "14", 1940's.

= A slighty comical matchstick figure in a series of stylized minimalistic drawings, perhaps illustrations for an unidentified work.

AND 3 other illustrations for children, in pen and ink and colour chalk, by the same.

€ (80-100) 130
74 968 Drawings  Zeelander A L  1789 1856  attrib  74 968 Drawings Zeelander A L 1789 1856 attrib
74/ 968 [Drawings]. Zeelander, A.L. (1789-1856) (attrib.). Set of 20 orig. drawings for H. VAN ALPHEN, Kleine gedichten voor kinderen, pen and ink and grey wash, each 8,5x6 cm., within black framing line, w. title above and caption below, bound in contemp. green hmor., 12mo.

= The original designs for 20 (of 66) engravings in the ed. Utr., J.G. van Terveen, 1821 (the so-called "Van Alphen met de hoedjes") of the famous children's book. Most probably by Zeelander himself. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XVII.

WITH a copy of the book (contemp. gilt hmor., 12mo).

€ (300-500) 325
74 969 Eichman J H and Altmann H 74 969 Eichman J H and Altmann H
74/ 969 Eichman, J.H. and Altmann, H. Vaderlandsche-Historieplaten voor scholen en huisgezinnen. Leyden, P.W.M. Trap, n.d. (±1860), lithogr. title-p. w. portrait of William III, subscribers' list, 59 tinted lithogr. plates, each 29x37,4 cm., loose as issued.

- Title-p. a few stains and sl. foxed; plates sl. foxed in blank margins and a few plates sl. yellowed.

= Rare series of lithographs illustrating the canon of Dutch history between 100 B.C. (the arrival of the Batavi in The Netherlands) and 1849 (the death of King William II).

€ (200-300) 200
74 970 El Pintor = G Ehrenfest 74 970 El Pintor = G Ehrenfest
74/ 970 El Pintor (= G. Ehrenfest). Dierenparadijs. Allerlei spelen met wilde dieren. Amst., Corunda, 1946, 6 col. lithogr. game boards (letterpress rules of the game on verso) and 6 plates each consisting of 8 col. lithogr. cards, orig. col. lithogr. limp board portfolio, obl. large 4to.

- Unused copy, the cards still attached to each other; some occas. sl. browning/ foxing. Portfolio trifle soiled; rubbed along edges.

Idem. Matsa Boem op de tafelberg, ibid., idem, n.d. (±1940), (col.) ills., orig. pictorial boards w. spiral binding.

- Trifle foxed. A few sm. (water)stains on covers.

Bouman van Tertholen, S.M. St. Nicolaas. Gron./ Batavia. P. Noordhoff, 1948, 48p., scores by T. VAN DER BIJL, ills. by A. ALINDO, orig. pict. wr., 4to.

- Bookblock loose; sl. foxed/ (finger)soiled (incl. wr.).

AND 10 others similar, all w. (sm.) defects, i.a. M. KINNAN RAWLINGS, Jody en het hertejong. Transl. M. Labberton (The Hague, n.d. (±1950), orig. clothbacked giltlettered boards w. (dam.) dustwr., obl. 8vo) and H. VAN EIJK, Sinterklaas blijft een zomer over (Amst., 1940, textills., orig. pict. cl. w. dustwr., 4to).

€ (70-90) 130
74 971 Engelberts Gerrits G  ed  74 971 Engelberts Gerrits G ed
74/ 971 Engelberts Gerrits, G. (ed.). Altijd Gelukkig! Of de geschiedenis van Feliks en zijne zuster Serena. Amst., Schalekamp, Van de Grampel en Hanssen, n.d. (±1820), 1st Dutch ed., VIII,136p., engr. title, 2 engr. and aquatint plates, contemp. marbled boards.

- Backstrip sl. dam.

= Huiskamp B336; Coll. Calje-Van Gulik 226; The Children's World of Learning 842.

Meerten, A.B. van, Robidé van der Aa, C.P.E. and Hilker, W. Schetsen aan het kinderlijk leven ontleend. Gouda, G.B. van Goor, n.d. (±1840), (2),89,(3)p., 8 handcol. lithogr. plates, orig. gilt boards, sm. 8vo.

- Partly dampstained in margins; sl. foxed throughout; hinges weak. Joints splitting.

= Caljé-Van Gulik 154; not in Huiskamp, The Children's World of Learning or Lust en Leering.

Schmal, J. De manufactuurwinkel. Leesboek voor school en huis. Utr., S. Folkers, 1868, 1st ed., 95,(1)p., orig. wr., sm. 8vo.

= Reading exercise book solely devoted to stories about the various types of cloth and how they are produced.

AND 7 others, i.a. J. TAYLOR, De zucht om te schitteren (Haarlem, 1819, engr. frontisp., contemp. giltlettered blindst. cl. Backstrip and corners sl. worn); (W.J. VAN ZEGGELEN and A. ISING), Groot Nederlandsch prentenboek (The Hague, 1847, over 700 woodengr. ills., contemp. hcl. Binding dam. along extremities) and F.H. VAN LEENT, Van Prinsesje tot Koningin ((Haarlem, Erven Loosjes, 1898), 8 col. lithogr. plates on 4 fold. plates (incl. inside wr.), orig. col. lithogr. wr.).

€ (60-80)
74 972 Eymery D  ed  74 972 Eymery D ed
74/ 972 Eymery, D. (ed.). L'univers en miniature, ou les voyages du petit André sans sortir de sa chambre. Paris, A.E.D.S. and D.S., 1839, 6 vols., 40 full-p. handcol. lithogr. ills., orig. unif. dec. boards, contemp. slipcase, 12mo.

- (Sl.) foxed throughout; occas. creased/ dogeared; lacks map of Europe in vol. 1; p.133-136 of vol. 3 bound upside-down. Corners bumped; backstrips soiled; spine-ends dam.; vol. 6 lacks most of backstrip. Corners of slipcase splitting.

= Gumuchian 5694.

€ (250-350)
74 973 Games and pastimes  Beets P 74 973 Games and pastimes Beets P
74/ 973 [Games and pastimes]. Beets, P. De spring in 't veld of vermakelijke gymnastiek en spel in de vrije lucht en in de speelkamer, benevens uitspanningen met licht en schaduw. Voor het prentenmagazijn van G. van Sandwijk, bijeenverzameld. Leyden, D. Noothoven van Goor, n.d. (1869), (150)p., 20 handcol. lithogr. plates, orig. giltlettered and blindst. cl.

- Covers sl. duststained. Otherwise fine.

= Rare, thematically arranged book on children's sports, games and pastimes, listing numerous now obsolete games such as: "Beer slaan", "Beer en apen", "Beer en kippen", "Het vingerspel of Morra", "Het klinkhoutje", "Snorren", "Het oogschieten" and "De snorbal". Lust en Leering p.341, p.345 and p.452, note 25 (on the ed. Leyden, 1869); our copy is the edition in which 2 originally separate works are combined, and which was published in 1869 by Noothoven van Goor (NCC lists 3 copies of this edition). The first separate editions were published in 1865 by Noothoven van Goor.

€ (100-150)
74/974 Games and toys  Alphabetisch Myriorama bestaande uit meer dan 100 voorwerpen voorgesteld op 24 Gekleurde Kaarten waardoor eene ontelbare menigte Landschappen kunnen zamengesteld worden 74/974 Games and toys Alphabetisch Myriorama bestaande uit meer dan 100 voorwerpen voorgesteld op 24 Gekleurde Kaarten waardoor eene ontelbare menigte Landschappen kunnen zamengesteld worden
74/ 974 [Games and toys]. Alphabetisch Myriorama, bestaande uit meer dan 100 voorwerpen, voorgesteld op 24 Gekleurde Kaarten, waardoor eene ontelbare menigte Landschappen kunnen zamengesteld worden. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1825), 24 handcol. engr. cards, numb. "1" to "24" and lettered "A" to "Z" (capitals and lower case) below image, 12x5,5 cm., loose as issued in orig. board box w. mounted letterpress title-ticket.

- Cards occas. sl. foxed, but generally fine. Box worn along extremities.

= Papertoys p.43 and cf. p.366. As published without the letters X and Q. Lust en Leering p. 190 (cf. ed. 1825). By placing the cards in all possible different orders, thousands of images can be formed. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XVII.

€ (700-900) 1200
74/975 Games and toys  Anker steenbouwdoos Gronddoos 9/ 4/ Orion 74/975 Games and toys Anker steenbouwdoos Gronddoos 9/ 4/ Orion
74/ 975 [Games and toys]. Anker steenbouwdoos. Gronddoos 9/ 4/ Orion. Three construction boxes, all Rudolfstadt etc., Richter, ±1898, coloured stone blocks in various shapes, all in orig. wooden boxes, 17,5x23,5x4 to ±22x32x10 cm., each w. orig. mounted col. lithogr. title-plate on sliding lid.

- Boxes defective; last box lacks a few stones.

= All boxes apparently complete or almost complete (possibly one or two small stones lacking), but accomp. booklets absent or incomplete.

AND 1 other by the same company: Richter's Anker-Täfelchenlegen/ Anker-Plaatsleggen (Mozaic game, coloured stone blocks, in orig. (defective) wooden box w. sliding lid. Lacks (?) booklet or leaf).

€ (40-60) 100
74/976 Games and toys  Histoire de France 74/976 Games and toys Histoire de France
74/ 976 [Games and toys]. "Histoire de France." N.pl., Huet, n.d. (±1840), 3 handcol. and gommé jigsaw puzzles illustrating the history of France, each 38x35,5 cm., with orig. handcol. lithogr. lid and plain bottom of orig. box.

- The lid is duststained and has some worn spots. The jigsaw puzzles are fine.

= Titles of the 3 puzzles: "1re Race dite des Mérovingiens"; "2me Race dite des Carovinginiens" and "3me Race dite des Capétiens". The final portrait on the last jigsaw puzzle shows Napoleon III. Below the portrait is a caption reading: "1830 Conquête et prise d'Alger - Premiers Chemins de fer 1837". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XVII.

€ (80-100) 100
74/977 Games and toys  Lotto cards 74/977 Games and toys Lotto cards
74/ 977 [Games and toys]. (Lotto cards). Uncut sheet of 12 engr. Lotto cards (each w. 3 rows and 9 columns), 42x55,8 cm. (in total), 9,7x18 cm. (each card), partly handcol., ±1800.

- Yellow narrow stain in centre; soiled in margins.

= On laid paper with a watermark showing a bunch of grapes. This form as we know as the modern type of Lotto (or Bingo) cards emerged at the end of the 18th century. So this sheet is probably a very early example. Rare.

€ (60-80) 60
74/978 Games and toys  Magic lantern 74/978 Games and toys Magic lantern
74/ 978 [Games and toys]. Magic lantern, Haarlem, M. Zwartser, n.d. (±1890), black thin metal case with central magnifying glass lens (Ø 11 cm.) and moveable glass lens (Ø 5 cm.) within copper fitting, chimney opening at top of case, hinging door on one side (opening to the lightbulb), total size (with lens): 42(l.)x33(h.)x13(w.) cm., with electrical socket (entrance for electric wire via opening at the back). - ADDED: a separate moveable wooden frame for lantern plates and a set of 10 col. lantern plates showing scenes of Little Red Riding Hood.

- In fine condition. = SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XVIII.

€ (200-300)
74/979 Games and toys  l'Oracle amusant 74/979 Games and toys l'Oracle amusant
74/ 979 [Games and toys]. l'Oracle amusant. Paris, Coqueret, ±1860, 7 letterpress key-cards within handcol. lithogr. floral borders, loosely inserted in orig. board box containing 3 built-in spinning wheels w. metal knobs, surrounded by handcol. lithogr. floral borders within gilt embossed paper borders, upper lid of box w. handcol. lithogr. plate identical to the plate inside the box, 20x33x4 cm.

- Box worn along extremities; upper lid sl. dulled, otherwise fine. Spinning wheels all in good working order.

= Divination game, in which the 3 spinning wheels each indicate a number between 1 and 9 after spinning. The resulting number combination is listed on one of the key-cards, where for example the infamous number 666 predicts: "Vous ferez de grands exploits". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XVIII.

€ (150-250) 190