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Illustrated by Jean Charlot. 

New York: W.R. Scott, 1952 ,New York

Title:; with lithographs by Jean Charlot. 

Description: unpaged. illus. 25 cm. Series: Young Scott books LC Call No.: PZ8.3.B815Ci Control No.: 9310729

A CHILD’S GOOD MORNING, by Margaret Wise Brown. Published by William R. Scott, Inc., New York, 1952: 32 pages, 24 x 20 cm., ages: 2-5. How different creatures wake up in the morning. Printed by offset: line plates from crayon or brush-and-ink drawings on acetate. Colors: yellow, orange, green, dark blue. Dust jacket and endpapers in four colors. 17 illustrations, of wich 3 double-page and 11 full-page in four colors, and 1 full- page and 2 vignettes in blue only. (Text in blue.) 27 page ink and pencil dummy, 40 page pencil dummy with typescript, 2 sketches for endpapers, and 4 pencil sketches: Kerlan Collection.


color lithographs by Jean Charlot. 

Published: New York, W.R. Scott, inc., c1943. 

First Edition NOTES

Dust Jacket flap has $1.00 price

Description: [24] p. illus. (part col.) 17 x 15 cm. LC Call No.: PZ7.B8163Ch Other authors: Charlot, Jean, 1898-1979. Control No.: 8328284 

A CHILD’S GOOD NIGHT BOOK, by Margaret Wise Brown. Published by William R. Scott, Inc., New York, 1943: 24 pages, 16 x 14 cm., ages: 2-5. 

How many different creatures go to sleep. 

Printed by offset at Bauer Lithograph Co., New York: original hand-drawn lithographic plates. Colors: yellow, red, blue, gray. Dust jacket in four colors. Cover in four colors. 14 illustrations, of which 3 double-page and 8 full-page in four colors, and 4 pages with illustrations in gray only (photomechanically reproduced). Full-sheet progressive proofs: Jean Charlot Collection, University of Hawaii. Caldecott Medal runner-up, 1944.

This is the original drawing for the cover for A Child’s Good Night Book by Jean Charlot


Pictures by Barbara Cooney.

Published: New York, Crowell [1952] Description: [32] p. illus. 19 x 21 cm. LC Call No.: PZ7.B8163Chr Dewey No.: 811 

Notes: Lyrical text relates the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a twentieth-century farm. Subjects: Christmas — Fiction. Stories in rhyme. Other authors: Cooney, Barbara, 1917- ill. Control No.: 275963


Christmas in the Barn is a red cloth book with a dust jacket and pictures by Barbara Cooney 8 1/8″ x 7 3/8″. I think it really is from 1952. The price printed on the dust jacket says $4.50.


with illustrations by Leonard Weisgard. 

Published: New York, W. R. Scott [c1940] 

Description: [44] p. illus. (part col.) 23 x 19 cm. LC Call No.: PZ7.B8163Co Dewey No.: [Fic] 

Notes: Cover title. A little dog goes to the country and hears the sounds of donkeys, squirrels, turkeys, owls, crickets, pigs, and frogs.

Subjects: Sound — Fiction. Other authors: Weisgard, Leonard, 1916-2000, illus. Control No.: 3109085 

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