Vintage Picture Books

Nearly all of the books here are copies from 1972 or earlier. A few more recent titles are hard enough to find that we include them as collectible.

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All Kinds of Planes
by Seymour Reit, illustrated by Roberto Innocenti
from Golden Press
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$2.50 (1 in stock)
Anatole and His Donkey
by Laurent de Brunhoff, translated from the French by Richard Howard
from Macmillan
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street
by Dr. Seuss
15th printing 1967 from Vanguard Press
Rhyming Fantasy for 1st-4th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Angels' Alphabet
by Hilda Van Stockum
from Bethlehem Books
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Angry Book
by Robin King
from W. W. Norton and Co.
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Babes and Cradles
by Maud Wolcott Spalding, illustrated by Lucile Patterson Marsh & Anita Parkhurst
from Southern Publishing Association
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$11.00 (1 in stock)
Beach Before Breakfast
by Maxine W. Kumin, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard
from G.P. Putnam's Sons
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Beware! Museum Bears
by Jacqueline Karas, Illustrated by Malcolm Ashman
First Ed 1st Printing from Bridgewater Books
for Nursery-1st grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$5.00 (1 in stock)
Big New School
Follett Beginning-to-Read Book
by Evelyn Hastings, illustrated by Polly Jackson
from Follett Publishing Co.
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Black Heart of Indri
by Dorothy Hoge; illustrated by Janina Domanska
from Charles Scribner's Sons
for 2nd-6th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Book of Clowns
by Felix Sutton, illustrated by James Schucker
from Grosset & Dunlap
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Bounce and the Bunnies
by Ruth Carroll
2nd edition from Henry Z. Walck, Inc.
for 1st-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Bumper Book
by Watty Piper (editor), illustrated by Eulalie
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$20.00 (1 in stock)
Bumper Book
by Watty Piper (editor), illustrated by Eulalie
from Platt and Munk Publishers
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Butch Elects a Mayor
by Helene Hanff, illustrated by Judith Gwyn Brown
from Parents Magazine Press
for 1st-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$5.00 (1 in stock)
Child's Book of Bible Stories
by Jane Werner; illustrated by Masha
from Random House
for 1st-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$18.00 (1 in stock)
Children's Picture Book
by Ernest Nister
from Delacorte Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$7.50 (1 in stock)
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Pop-Up Book
by Ian Fleming, abridged by Albert G. Miller
from Random House
for Kindergarten-Adult
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Coppertop
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Cranberry Easter
by Wende and Harry Devlin
from Four Winds Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$28.00 (1 in stock)
Day We Saw the Sun Come Up
by Alice E. Goudey, illustrated by Adrienne Adams
from Charles Scribner's Sons
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
1962 Caldecott Honor Book
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Days of the Week
by William R. Keyser; illustrated by Howard Simon
from Harvey House, Inc., Publishers
for 3rd-5th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Dear Friends
by Zhenya Gay
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Earning Money
Living and Working Together
by Frederic Rossomando, Florence Leventhal, Marilyn Szymaszek, illustrated by Gioia Fiammenghi
from Franklin Watts
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$0.00 (1 in stock)
Eloise in Moscow
by Kay Thompson, illustrated by Hilary Knight
from Simon and Schuster
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Eloise Wilkin Treasury
by Eloise Wilkin
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Favorite Nursery Tales
by Jo Turner
1970 Edition from Golden Press
for Nursery-1st grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$7.50 (1 in stock)
First Book of Tales of Ancient Araby
First Books
by Charles Mozley
from Franklin Watts
for 1st-4th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Gabriel Churchkitten
by Margot Austin
from E.P. Dutton & Co.
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
Giraffe Twins
by Inez Hogan
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Good Neighbors
by Diane Redfield Massie
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$11.00 (1 in stock)
Hat For a Hero
by Laura Bannon
from Albert Whitman & Company
for 2nd-5th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$9.00 (1 in stock)
Henry Explores the Mountains
by Mark Taylor, illustrated by Graham Booth
Anniversary from Atheneum
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Henry the Castaway
by Mark Taylor, illustrated by Graham Booth
from Atheneum
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Henry the Explorer
by Mark Taylor, illustrated by Graham Booth
45th Anniversary Edition from Atheneum
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Henry's Quest
by Graham Oakley
from Atheneum
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$60.00 (1 in stock)
Hetty and Harriet
by Graham Oakley
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$38.00 (1 in stock)
Hey, Diddle Diddle
A Tip-Top Elf Book
from Rand McNally
for Nursery-Kindergarten
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Higglety Pigglety Pop!
by Maurice Sendak
from Harper & Row
for 2nd-6th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Hole is to Dig
by Ruth Krauss, illustrated by Maurice Sendak
from Harper & Brothers
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
Holiday Book: Easter
by Lillie Patterson, Illustrated by Kelly Oechsli
from Garrard Publishing Company
for 2nd-5th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$15.00 (1 in stock)
Hooray for Jasper
by Betty Horvath, Illustrated by Fermin Rocker
from Franklin Watts
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Houses from the Sea
by Alice E. Goudey, illustrated by Adrienne Adams
from Atheneum
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
1960 Caldecott Honor Book
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
How Fletcher Was Hatched
by Wende and Harry Devlin
from Parents Magazine Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$15.00 (2 in stock)
How to Scare a Lion
by Dorothy Stephenson, illustrated by John E. Johnson
from Follett
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Hungry Leprechaun
by Mary Calhoun, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin
from William Morrow & Company
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$14.00 (1 in stock)
Hurry Hurry
by Edith Thacher Hurd, Illustrated by Clement Hurd
from Harper & Row
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$20.00 (2 in stock)
I Like Trains
by Catherine Woolley, illustrated by George Fonseca
Revised from Harper & Row
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
I Saw the Sea Come In
by Alvin Tresselt, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin
from Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books
for Preschool-1st grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$32.00 (1 in stock)
In a Pumpkin Shell
by Joan Walsh Anglund
from Harcourt, Brace & World
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$18.00 (1 in stock)
Indian Two Feet and His Horse
by Margaret Friskey
from Children's Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
It's Raining Said John Twaining
by N.M. Bodecker, translator
First Edition from Margaret K. McElderry Books
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny Crow's Garden
by L. Leslie Brooke
from Frederick Warne & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny Crow's Garden
by L. Leslie Brooke
from Frederick Warne & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny Crow's New Garden
by L. Leslie Brooke
from Frederick Warne & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny Crow's Party
by L. Leslie Brooke
from Frederick Warne & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny Crow's Party
by L. Leslie Brooke
from Frederick Warne & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Johnny the Fireman
A Tip-Top Elf Book
from Rand McNally
for Nursery-Kindergarten
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Life of Our Lord
by Charles Dickens, illustrated by Rachel Taft-Dixon
from Grosset & Dunlap
for 4th-7th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Ling Tang and the Lucky Cricket
by Kay Stafford, illustrated by Louise Zibold
from McGraw-Hill
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Lion and the Carpenter
by Jean Stafford
from Macmillan
for 1st-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Little Ego
by Ruth G. Gilroy and Frank D. Gilroy, illustrated by Lilian Obligado
from Simon and Schuster
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$10.00 (1 in stock)
Little Fox
by Edith Brecht, Illustrated by Joan Sandin
from J.B. Lippincott Co.
for 3rd-6th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$10.00 (1 in stock)
Little Lost Kitten
from Rand McNally
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Little Red Riding-Hood
A Tip-Top Elf Book
from Rand McNally
for Nursery-Kindergarten
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Little Tiny Rooster
by Will (Lipkind) and Nicolas (Mordvinoff)
from Harcourt, Brace & Company
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Little Toot on the Thames
by Hardie Gramatky
from G.P. Putnam's Sons
for Preschool-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (2 in stock)
Little Woman Wanted Noise
by Val Teal, illustrated by Robert Lawson
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Littlest Angel
by Charles Tazewell, Illustrated by Katherine Evans
1979 Edition from Watertower Books
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$9.00 (1 in stock)
Loopy
by Hardie Gramatky
from G.P. Putnam's Sons
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
Loudest Noise in the World
by Benjamin Elkin, illustrated by James Daugherty
from Viking Press
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$14.00 (1 in stock)
Margot Austin's Churchmouse Stories
by Margot Austin
from E.P. Dutton & Co.
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Marguerite de Angeli's Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes
by Marguerite de Angeli
from Doubleday & Company
for Nursery-2nd grade
1955 Caldecott Honor Book
in Mother Goose (Location: PIC-MG)
$7.20 (6 in stock)
Martin's Mice
by Sister Mary Marguerite, illustrated by Rafaello Busoni
from Follett
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Master of all Masters
by Marcia Sewall, illustrator
from Little, Brown & Company
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$18.00 (1 in stock)
Mazel and Shimazel
by Isaac Bashevis Singer
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$30.00 (1 in stock)
Mei Li
by Thomas Handforth
Reissue from Doubleday & Company
1939 Caldecott Medal winner
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$19.00 (1 in stock)
Mittens
by Clare Turlay Newberry
from Harper & Brothers
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$3.00 (1 in stock)
Mommy, Buy Me a China Doll
by Harve & Margot Zemach
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$16.00 (1 in stock)
Most Wonderful Doll in the World
by Phyllis McGinley, Illustrated by Helen Stone
from J.B. Lippincott Co.
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
1951 Caldecott Honor Book
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Mother Goose Rhymes
by Watty Piper, illustrated by Eulalie
from Platt and Munk Publishers
for Nursery-Kindergarten
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$7.20 (1 in stock)
Mother Goose Rhymes
by Watty Piper, illustrated by Eulalie
from Platt and Munk Publishers
for Nursery-Kindergarten
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$4.80 (1 in stock)
Mouse and the Lion
by Eve Titus; illustrated by Leonard Weisgard
from Parents Magazine Press
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
Mousekin's Christmas Eve
by Edna Miller
from Prentice Hall
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$28.00 (1 in stock)
Mousekin's Woodland Sleepers
by Edna Miller
from Prentice Hall
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Moxie and Hanty and Bunty
by Margot Austin
from Charles Scribner's Sons
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$25.00 (1 in stock)
Mrs. McFinny and Her Friends
by Mary T. Schoonover, illustrated by Helena Schoonover
First Printing from Macmillan
for 3rd-6th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
Mule of Avignon
by Alphonse Daudet, illustrated by John Lawrence
from Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.
for 9th-Adult
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$9.00 (1 in stock)
My Big Golden Counting Book
by Lillian Moore, illustrated by Garth Williams
1978 Printing from Golden Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$5.00 (1 in stock)
My Book About God's World
by Blanche Mays (Selected by), Illustrated by Anna Marie Magagna
from Grosset & Dunlap
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
My Friend John
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$6.00 (1 in stock)
Mystery of the Gate Sign
by Margaret Friskey, Illustrated by Katherine Evans
from Children's Press
for Nursery-1st grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$5.00 (1 in stock)
Mystery of the Magic Meadow
by Margaret Friskey, Illustrated by Frances Eckart
from Children's Press
for Nursery-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
No Funny Business
by Edith Thacher Hurd, illustrated by Clement Hurd
from HarperCrest
for Kindergarten-2nd grade
in I Can Read Books (Location: EAR-ICR)
$7.00 (1 in stock)
Noy Lives in Thailand
by Astrid Lindgren, photos by Anna Riwkin-Brick
from Macmillan
for 2nd-4th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$5.00 (1 in stock)
Nubber Bear
by William Lipkind, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin
from Harcourt, Brace & World
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$28.00 (1 in stock)
Oh, What a Busy Day!
by Gyo Fujikawa
from Grosset & Dunlap
for Nursery-1st grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Old Black Witch!
by Wende & Harry Devlin
from Parents Magazine Press
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
Old Stories from Denmark
for 2nd-6th grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$10.00 (1 in stock)
Once Upon a Dinkelsbuhl
by Patricia Lee Gauch, illustrated by Tomie dePaola
from Longman
for Preschool-2nd grade
in Vintage Picture Books (Location: VIN-PIC)
$28.00 (1 in stock)
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