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Heroes of the Bible

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, International Readers League: 1940

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 1234


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TALES TOLD IN HOLLAND

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Book House for Children: 1954

Edition: First Edition Thus. Thirtieth Printing

Seller ID: 12757

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, color paste-on on cover, illustrated endpapers. 190, (2) pp. Copiously illustrated in full color and B&W by Maud and Miska Petersham. Includes a colorful map of Holland and Index. Tales Told in Holland' consists chiefly of short stories with a few translations from the greatest Dutch poets, and a few old Dutch Nursery Rhymes, as naive and nonsensical as our English rhymes, and contrasting interestingly with the far more sophisticated rhymes of the French. There is a least one story from each of the eleven Dutch Provinces which ... View more info

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Engines and Brass Bands

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Book House for Children: 1933

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15077

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine and small gilt emblem on front cover. Illustrated with numerous, small B&W drawings. . Light sunning to top edge of front cover and on the spine, former owner's gift inscription on the fep, gilt lettering on spine faded, else unmarked, tight, clean and square. VERY GOOD. . B&W drawings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 376 pp View more info

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From the Tower Window of My Bookhouse

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children: 1921

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 24939

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, color paste-on on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color drawings. . Corners bumped, volume shows some wear and rubbing, especially around corners and spine, a few faded pencil marks on ffep. GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 448 pp View more info

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The Latch Key of My Bookhouse

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children: 1925

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 24941

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, color paste-on on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color drawings. . Volume shows some wear and rubbing, mostly around corners and head and heel of spine, front hinge sprung, rear hinge starting. GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 448 pp View more info

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From the Tower Window of My Bookhouse

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children: 1921

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 24958

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, color paste-on on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color drawings. . Volume shows mild wear and rubbing, rear endpapers lightly soiled, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 448 pp View more info

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The Latch Key of My Bookhouse

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children: 1925

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 24976

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, color paste-on on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W drawings. . Volume shows moderate wear and rubbing, former owner's name written on ffep, some pencil scribbles on reverse of half-title page and reverse of rfep. GOOD+.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 448 pp View more info

The Bookhouse for Children (Original Wood Bookhouse and Nine Volumes, Complete)

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children Publishers: 1920-1927

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27369

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Limited Edition (One of 100). This original wooden "Book House" (c. 1927) holds two sets of volumes: My Bookhouse for Children, a six volume set comprised of (1) In The Nursery, 1925, 448 pp. (2) Through Fairy Tales, 1920, 448 pp. (3) Up One Pair of Stairs, 1927, 448 pp. (4) The Treasure Chest, 1920, 448 pp. (5) From The Tower Window, 1921, 448 pp. (6) The Latch Key, 1925, 448 pp. The second set, My Travelship, is a three volume set, comprised of (1) Little Pictures of Japan, 1925, 4to., 191 pp., illustrated by Katharine Sturges; (2) Tales Told in Holland, 1926, 4to., 193 pp., illustr... View more info

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My Book House (12 Volumes, Complete)

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre (Ed)

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Chicago, My Book House for Children: c. 1937

Edition: Reprint. Reprint

Seller ID: 27370

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


all All of the volumes are bound in decorative blue cloth, with color pictorial paste-downs on covers, colored decorative endpapers, color title pages, and are illustrated in color. All of the volumes have a copyright date of 1937. The volumes are: (1) In the Nursery; (2) Story Time; (3) Up One Pair of Stairs; (4) Through the Gate; (5) Over the Hills; (6) Through Fairy Halls; (7) The Magic Garden; (8) Flying Sails; (9) The Treasure Chest (10) From the Tower Window; (11) In Shining Armor, (12) Halls of Fame. Each volume contains numerous stories edited by Olive Beaupre Miller and are illus... View more info

My Bookhouse (Set of Six Books)

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre (ed)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookhouse for Children: 1920

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27636

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


This is a six volume set, all in publisher's dark green cloth, gilt lettering on spines, embossed borders on covers with gilt lettering in top panels, and color paste-downs on each lower panel, illustrated endpapers. All are copyright dated 1920, and edited by Olive Beaupre Miller. The volumes are profusely illustrated in color and B&W by various artists, including Alice Beard, Milo Winter, N.C. Wyeth, M. W. Enright, Katharine Sturges Dodge, Maud and Miska Petersham, Hilda Henway, Glen Ketchum, Bert R. Elliott, Donn P. Crane, Anna Laufer, Frank Spreyer, M. D. Charleson, Marjorie Howe Dixon, a... View more info