Frog Went A-Courtin (1955)

Caldecott Medal First Edition Identification Frog Went A-Courtin’; written by John Langstaff; illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky; Harcourt Brace, 1955. 1956 Caldecott Medal Award Children’s Picturebook Price Guide value – $800 VG+   Rojankovsky illustrated several books in the 1930’s under the pseudonym ‘Rojan’.  He illustrated a number of the early Little Golden Books, including the [...]


Caldecott Medal First Edition Identification Madeline’s Rescue (1953) Written and illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans; Viking Press; 1953. 1954 Caldecott Medal Children’s Picturebook Price Guide Value – $980 VG+ Essential Identifying Point: Copyright page:  Line with “Published by The Viking Press in April 1953” No additional printings.

 June 13, 2006  Posted by Stan Zielinski at 8:30 am No Responses »
The Biggest Bear (1952)

Caldecott Medal First Edition Identification The Biggest Bear; written and illustrated by Lynd Ward; Houghton Mifflin; 1952 1953 Caldecott Medal Children’s Picturebook Price Guide Value:  $1000 VG+ Essential identifying point Dust jacket:  Front flap top right, line with “$2.75”, followed by line with “4–8”       Book:  Title page, three lines, as follows HOUGHTON [...]

© Stan Zielinski, author of the Children's Picturebook Price Guide, is a serious collector having fun with fun books.

The information offered on the website and blog is offered free of charge. Any uses, references, and or copies of this website in whole or in part must include the bibliographic citation, including author attribution, article title, date and the URL and MUST include a copy of the copyright notice. All materials contained on this website are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission.

Creative Commons License
This work by Stan Zielinski is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Suffusion theme by Sayontan Sinha