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Dollhouse book: Potters, Mrs. Tittlemouse, Tom Kitten, Timmy Tiptoes
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bc1is301 ~ Boxed 3-book set of Beatrix Potter* books (Set 1)
Written and Illustrated by Beatrix Potter
Text abridged to fit by Ann Lenore Vanture

~The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse
~The Tale of Tom Kitten
~The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes
Size: 11.421mmw x 15.601mmh x 6.03mmd (book cover each)

Three books range from 26-28 illustrated and typeset pages.  The stories have been condensed in order to fit the pages and book sizes. Each book has end boards, cover, dust jacket and laminated storage box

with custom decoration. As you can see from the photo the books fit perfectly in the box. Not all pages are shown in the photographs.

Beatrix Potter sampler
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*These selected works are out of copyright and in the public domain in the United States. Every effort has been taken to avoid the use of selected characters that may be trademarked to products by domestic or international companies.  Copyrights may still apply in other countries.
 


Dollhouse scale Tale of the Pie and the Patty Pan
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Duchess the dog is invited to dinner at Ribby the cat's house and is afraid that mouse pie will be offered. Not wanting to eat mouse pie, Duchess schemes to replace the pie with something more appealing and calamity ensues.

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bc1is404-406 ~  The Boxed 3-Book Set of Beatrix Potter (set 2)
~ Tale of Ginger and Pickles
~ Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
~ Tale of the Pie and the Patty Pan

Written and Illustrated by Beatrix Potter
Text abridged to fit by Ann Lenore Vanture

Cover Size:  11.421mmw x 15.601mmh x 6.03mmd (book cover each)

Three books range from 26-28 illustrated and typeset pages.  The stories have been condensed in order to fit the pages and book sizes. Each book has end boards, cover, dust jacket and laminated storage box with custom decoration for the 3-book set. As you can see from the photo the books fit perfectly in the box.
Dollhouse scale Tale of Ginger and Pickles
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The adorable tale of Ginger and Pickles--not about food but about a dog and cat and who are owners of a general store of the same name. Moral shows just what happens when they extend credit to everyone, no strings attached.

Dollhouse scale Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
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Timmy Willie ends up transported to the town from the garden in a vegetable hamper and spends time with Johnny Town-Mouse and other city mice. He experiences the way of the city and gets terribly homesick and longs to go back to the peace of the country.

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*These selected works are out of copyright and in the public domain in the United States. Every effort has been taken to avoid the use of selected characters that may be trademarked to products by domestic or international companies.  Copyrights may still apply in other countries.
 


1" scale McLoughlin Bros. Bean Stalk, Muffet, 3 Bears, Hey Diddle
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bc1is303 ~ 4-Book Boxed Collection of McLoughlin Bros Children's Classics:
~ Jack and the Bean Stalk
circa 1872
~ Little Miss Muffet
circa 1882
~ The Story of the Three Bears
circa 1897
~ Hey Diddle Diddle (The Cat and the Fiddle)
circa 1905
Size: 18.464mmw x 25.035mmh x 3.023mmd (book cover each)

Description:
Set of four picture books includes a laminated storage box to protect against wear and tear as is the four book covers. The illustrations could not be more rich in color and detail. The McLoughlin Brothers were absolute genius at selecting the best illustrators. These are not original to a book set, but are a collection of some of their best illustrations. Only the Little Miss Muffet contains text nursery rhymes.

 


Dollhouse 3-book boxed set of Raggedy Ann and Andy
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Dollhouse book: Raggedy Ann Stories
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bc1is401-403 ~ Raggedy Ann and Andy  Boxed 3-Books Set
Written and Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle
Text Abridged to fit by Ann Lenore Vanture

~ bc1is401 ~ Raggedy Ann Stories
~ bc1is402 ~ Raggedy Andy Stories
~ bc1is403 ~ Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees

Size: 24mmdx29mmhx25mmw (storage box)

Description:
Everybody loves Raggedy Ann and Andy and these miniatures have been abridged to fit nicely and typeset in a beautiful – and readable – Garamond font. Each volume contains 32 pages, 2 double-wide illustrated end-boards, lined cover and dust jacket. The original floral motif cover has been recreated on the dust jackets. Set includes a laminated storage box to fit all three volumes.

There are  five stories replete with the original cute illustrations in the Raggedy Ann Stories.

Raggedy Andy comes home to Marcella's nursery and Raggedy Ann.  There are five stories with all their original illustrations in this volume as well.

Raggedy Ann, Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees have a wild adventure to a land of pirates and walking ship, a witch who turns into a princess and reunite a boy and girl with their King and Queen parents.
1" scale Raggedy Andy
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1" scale Camel with the Wrinkled Knees
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Dollhouse scale Walter Crane's Baby Books boxed set
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3-vol. + Box
$14.95

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bc1is407-409 ~ Walter Crane's Boxed 3-Book Set of Baby Books
Written and Illustrated by Walter Crane

Cover Size:  .898” x .937” / 22.799mm x 23.795mm (each book)
 ~ Baby's Opera
 ~ Baby's Bouquet, A Fresh Bunch of Rhymes & Tunes
 ~ Baby's Own Aesop

These three tiny volumes are all illustrated by Walter Crane. He designed these three lovely books' layouts and calligraphy, which make such a great collection of baby themes. To make the collection complete, included is a laminated storage box using several art pieces from the collection.
Walter Crane (1845-1915) was one of the most influential illustrators in the development of children's color lithographic books. Crane began working for publisher Edmund Evans in 1864 producing these bright, richly colored children's books. See below for a description of each book.
Book 1, bc1is407 ~ Baby's Opera
Walter Crane was a lovely illustrator of books and these three of his "Baby" music books form a great collection. The work has been abridged to showcase his full-page illustrations and the specific sheet music for each illustration. The cover is laminated, end boards are included and there are 24 pages in this volume. Music includes: The Mulberry Bush, My Lady’s Garden, I Saw Three Ships, Mrs. Bond, Ye Good King Arthur, Little Bo Peep, There was a Lady Loved a Swine, I Had a Little Nut Tree, Where are You Going, to My Pretty Maid?, Jack and Jill, Old King Cole
 
Dollhouse scale Walter Crane's Baby's Bouquet
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Book 2, bc1is408 ~ Baby's Bouquet,
A Fresh Bunch of Rhymes and Tunes
The second book in the series  has been abridged as well to showcase his full-page illustrations and the specific sheet music for each illustration. The cover is laminated, end boards are included and there are 24 pages in this volume. Music includes:  La Bergère, The Little Disaster, Buy A Broom, Little Man and Maid, The Little Cock Sparrow, The North Wind and, The Robin, The Old Man in Leather, Sur Le Pont D’Avignon, The Four Presents, Zwei Hasen, Looby Light
 
Dollhouse scale Walter Crane's Baby's Own Aesop
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Book 3, bc1is409 ~ Baby's Own Aesop
The third book in the series showcases his best illustrations and fables. The cover is laminated, end boards are included and there are 24 pages in this volume. The laminated storage box for the 3-book set is included in this kit. Fables included are:  The Fox & The Grapes,  The Wind & The Sun, King Log & King’s Stork, Hercules & The Waggoner, The Fox & The Crane, The Man That Pleased None, The Ass in The Lion’s Skin, The Boaster, The Peacock’s Complaint, Brother & Sister, The Fox Without A Tail, The Dog & the Shadow, The Crow & The Pitcher, The Blind Doe, The Geese & The Cranes, The Trumpeter Taken Prisoner, Hot and Cold, Neither Beast Nor Bird, The Lion in Love, The Hare & The Tortoise, Fortune and The Boy, The Ungrateful Wolf, The Fisherman & The Fish

Dollhouse Scale Rackham's English Fairy Tales
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bc1is410 ~ English Fairy Tales, 1918
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Illustrated fairy tales set, book 1
Size:
23mmw x 30mmh x 7mmd (box cover), 22mmw x 29mmh (actual book)

Description: Laminated cover and box sleeve, dust jacket, end boards, 28 illustrated pages in both black and white and full color. The volume is a compilation of all the best Rackham illustrations along with the original book’s captions and titles typeset in a tiny but readable Garamond font. Paper Minis fairy tale books are a showcase for beautiful vintage illustrations, as shown in the sample pages.

 


Stories from Hans Christian Andersen and Dulac
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bc1is411 ~ Stories from Hans Andersen
Written by Hans Christian Andersen
Illustrated by Edmund Dulac, c1911

Illustrated fairy tales set, book 2

Size: 23mmw x 29mmh x 7mmd (box cover), 22mmw x 29mmh (book cover)

Description: Twenty-eight pages of wonderful Dulac illustrations carefully restored. All the original tag lines were re-typeset in a tiny Garamond font and the original end-board artwork was used. A first edition cover design was used to enhance this miniature version. Edition has a laminated cover and box sleeve, plus a matching dust jacket. The antique book really lent itself well to a miniaturized version!
 


Dollhouse scale My Very Own Fairy Stories by Gruelle
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$7.98

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bc1is412 ~ My Very Own Fairy Stories, 1917
Written and Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle
Illustrated fairy tales set, book 3 and set's box

Size: 23mmw x 29mmh x 7mmd (box cover), 22mmw x 29mmh (actual book)

Description: Laminated cover and box sleeve, dust jacket, end boards, 28 full-color illustrated pages. The volume is a compilation of four of the best stories and their illustrations: The Cheery Cricket, The Kind Hearted Ginger Bread Man, The Ugly Caterpillar and the Rubbery Dubbery Smiles. Text is completely typeset in a tiny but readable Garamond font. Paper Minis fairy tale books are a showcase for beautiful vintage illustrations.

3-book boxed set of Fairy Tales
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Dollhouse scale The Grimm's Fairy Tales
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$7.98

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bc1is007~ The Grimm's Fairy Tales
Illustrated by Ada Dennis and E. Stuart Hardy et al.,
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co. circa 1902

Size: 23mmw x 29mmh x 7mmd (box sleeve), 22mmw x 29mmh (book)

Description: Laminated cover, laminated box sleeve, dust jacket, illustrated end boards, 26 illustrated pages, plus portrait of the Brothers Grimm. This is a compilation of all the illustrations in the human-scale version illustrated by Ada Dennis, E. Stuart Hardy et al. Some artistic license taken, i.e., book’s cover. Captions are typeset in a Harrington font with accents in Garamond. This is a perfect companion piece to the Paper Minis Fairy Tales of All Nations and Mother Goose Rhymes.


Dollhouse scale Fairy Tales of All Nations
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Pre-printed Kit
$7.98

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bc1is008 ~ Fairy Tales of All Nations, 1910
Translated and Edited by Logan Marshall
The John C. Winston Company, Philadelphia

Size: 23mmw x 29mmh x 7mmd (box cover),
22mmw x 29mmh (book cover)

Description: Laminated cover, laminated box sleeve, dust jacket, illustrated end boards, 28 page (27 illustrated pages). The volume is a compilation of all the full-page color illustrations of the human-scale 1910 book, which is a collection of international fairy tales from more than a dozen countries. The captions have been typeset in a tiny but readable Garamond font. As you can see by the sample pages that this is an outstanding illustrated children's book, and is a perfect companion piece to the Paper Minis Grimm’s Fairy Tales and Mother Goose Rhymes.


Dollhouse scale 3-book boxed set of McLoughlin Mother Goose Gems
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$14.95

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bc1is625 ~ Mother Goose Gems, 3-volumn boxed set
Published by the McLoughlin Brothers, 1899-1904
Size: 21.5mmwx25mmhx6mmd

Description: All the illustrations have been meticulously edited in order to convey the beauty of the luscious chromolithographic artwork when it was new more than a century ago. Collection includes: a storage box, laminated box sleeves, dust jackets, 16 color pages each, colorful end boards, interfaced book covers and photo tutorial. Text is the original calligraphy.

Note: This collection is included FREE as a bonus to the McLoughlin Brothers Children's Tales Paper Minis' Book-of-the-Month-Club subscription (1:12 scale). Click here to see what that is about.

Mother Goose Gems
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