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Mother Goose prints by Frederick Richardson. From Eulalie Osgood Grover's Mother Goose. Chicago: Vollard & Co., 1915. 9 x 7. Color screen prints. Very good condition.

Classic nursery rhyme prints drawn by Frederick Richardson, an American illustrator who studied in St. Louis and Paris and taught at the Chicago Art Institute. He is famous for his illustrations for L. Frank Baum and for various children's tales and nursery rhymes. These are terrific examples of his work, each vividly illustrating a rhyme, a verse for which is included in the image. $45 each

Little Boy Blue
Little Boy Blue
come blow your horn
Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater
Peter, Peter
pumpkin eater
Jack Be Nimble
Jack, be nimble
Jack, be quick
Little Bo-peer
Little Bo-peer
has lost her sheep
Jack and Jill
Jack and Jill
went up the hill
Dillar Dollar
A dillar, a dollar
A ten o'clock scholar
Tom Tom
Tom, Tom
the piper's son
Little Polly Flinders
Little Polly Flinders
Sat among the cinders
Bye Baby Bunting
Bye Baby Bunting
Father's gone a-hunting
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Nursery Rhyme Illustrations by Randolph Caldecott. From Caldecott's Second Collection of Pictures & Songs. London & New York: Frederick Warne and Co., Ltd., ca. 1900. Ca. 6 1/4 x 7 1/4. Chromolithographs. Very good condition.

Charming images of well-loved nursery rhymes and songs by British illustrator Randolph Caldecott. $55 each

The Milkmaid
The Milkmaid
The Fox Jumps Over the Parson's Gate
The Fox Jumps Over
the Parson's Gate
Mrs. Mary Blaize
Mrs. Mary Blaize (1)
Mrs. Mary Blaize
Mrs. Mary Blaize (2)
Mrs. Mary Blaize
Mrs. Mary Blaize (3)
Mrs. Mary Blaize
Mrs. Mary Blaize (4)
The Great Panjandrum
The Great Panjandrum (1)
The Great Panjandrum
The Great Panjandrum (2)

Prints from Panoramic Alphabet. Leeds: Webb & Millington, ca. 1860. Ca. 5 1/2 x 5. Wood engravings. Original hand color. A few minor blemishes; overall, very good condition.

Charming prints from a mid-nineteenth century children's alphabet. Fine examples of the British wood engraving process. $55 each


V. Floyd Campbell. From The Roosevelt Bears, Their Travels and Adventures by Seymour Eaton. Philadelphia: Edward Stern & Co., 1906. Ca. 8 x 6. Uncolored lithographs. Very good condition.

A delightful collection of images from the whimsical adventures of TEDDY-B and TEDDY-G, the Roosevelt Bears, up to their usual mischief. $40 each unless noted otherwise

Teddy on a Camel
Teddy-B couldn't make the camel turn and at every round he had time to burn.
Teddy on Escalator
This stairway climbs itself, you know; you just step on and up you go.
Teddy-B Clown
A speech was made by Teddy-B, who told the boys and girls that he
Believed in fun and honest strife. $50
Roosevelt Bears at the Market
"I'll sell your stuff," said Teddy-B; "Let me get up in the cart and see."
Teddy on Straw
And piled in the straw and oats and hay, when his coat got caught in the wheels some way.
Teddy-B teaching school
The class in geography was brought forth and asked the distance from South to North.
Teddy-G and Teddy-B boxing
To show the bunch of athletes there what bears could do on a racing track; and a trick or two.
Teddy-B pilots a ship
Teddy-B took a turn at the wheel awhile, and steered the ship for half a mile.
Teddy-B meets a Russian bear
He took the paw of the Russian bear and asked how things were over there.
Teddy-G dancing
They danced a two-step and sang as well, and heard Uncle Josh his stories tell.
Teddy-B and Teddy-G in the dining car
"The same for me," said Teddy-G; "Get a man to help get two or three."
Teddy-G on a bicycle
Teddy-G came down the road that day at such a speed, the farmers say,
that time was turned the other way.
Teddy-B and Teddy-G in a balloon
The first to speak was Teddy-G:
"The earth has dropped somewhere," said he.
Teddy-B and Teddy-G sailing
They tried their best to turn about,
but the wind was high and it drove them out.
Teddy-B and Teddy-G in the Boston jail
And given a cell and locked up tight
and told to stay there for the night.
Roosevelt bears on an ice floe
"We're the Roosevelt Bears," said Teddy-B;
"A Boston storm blew us out to sea."
Roosevelt Bears at a picnic
The boys were there, the happiest bunch
that ever ate a basket lunch.
Roosevelt Bears meet a raccoon
About three o'clock in the afternoon
they stopped to talk to a big raccoon.

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