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Today in World War II History—June 15, 1940 & 1945

75 Years Ago—June 15, 1940: USSR occupies Lithuania. Bread and flour are rationed in Nazi-occupied Holland. 70 Years Ago—June 15, 1945: US B-29 incendiary raid on Osaka ends the major urban area campaign on the six biggest Japanese cities. Judy Garland marries Vincente Minnelli.

The Fabulous Flying Bicycle by Glen Dines 1960 Vintage Children's Book Hard to Find by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Black Angels, Beautiful Cover, Early Readers, Little Golden Books, Book Projects, Vintage Children's Books, Chapter Books, Fiction Books, Etsy Vintage

The Fabulous Flying Bicycle by Glen Dines 1960 Vintage | Etsy

The Fabulous Flying Bicycle is a vintage children's book written by Glen Dines. This is a Macmillan 1960 First Printing - hardcover with dustjacket. It measures 5.75" x 8.5" with 163 pages. More adventures with G. Barnes, Scientist/Inventor. Jerry and Vic are interested in an invention that Happy Tom, the ice cream man, has discovered. As a result, the Black Angels motorcycle gang and the U.S. Security Forces get involved. An exciting read for children 8 - 12. Hardcover with dustjacket…

Ronnie and the Wise Old Owl by Carroll Crosby 1944 Vintage Marguarette Mayer Hard to Find by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Mercer Mayer, Barnyard Animals, List Of Animals, Little Golden Books, Little Critter, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Etsy Vintage

Ronnie and the Wise Old Owl by Carroll Crosby 1944 Vintage Marguarette Mayer Hard to Find

Ronnie and the Wise Old Owl is a vintage children's book written by Carroll Crosby and illustrated by Marguarette Mayer. This is a Random House 1944 hardcover, no dustjacket. It measures 8.25" x 9.5". Hard to find vintage children's book. This picture book tells the story of Ronnie, who needs to make a list of animals in order to get admission to the circus. He is helped by his pet owl. Wear at edges and corners of hardcover. Scuffs top and bottom of spine. Dark spot bottom edge of…

Summer Time by Clara Ingram Judson 1948 Polly Jackson Broadman Press Picture Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Love Is Scary, Life Is What Happens, Life Quotes Pictures, Barnyard Animals, Summer Books, Set Me Free, I Still Love You, Little Golden Books, Black And White Illustration

Summer Time by Clara Ingram Judson 1948 Polly Jackson Broadman | Etsy

Summer Time is a vintage children's book written by Clara Ingram Judson and illustrated by Polly Jackson. This Broadman Press 1948 hardcover measures 7.75" x 9.25". Description: Charming, hard to find vintage picture book about summer. Sweet, nostalgic black and white illustrations of children: beach, picnic, jalopy cart (Spaniel dog included in this picture), sandbox, slide, playing store, more! Wear edges and corners of cover, with boards visible at corners of cover. Spine wear…

The Daddy Book by Robert Stewart 1972 Don Madden Vintage Picture Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Robert Stewart, Kids Book Club, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Kids, Books For Teens, Children's Book Illustration, Book Illustrations, Heart For Kids, Any Book

The Daddy Book by Robert Stewart 1972 Don Madden Vintage | Etsy

The Daddy Book is a vintage children's book written by Robert Stewart and illustrated by Don Madden. This is a 1972 Weekly Reader hardcover, as issued with no dustjacket. It measures 8.25" x 10.25". What a sweet vintage book! This picture book is all about different fathers. Would make a great read aloud or gift at Father's Day. Wonderful retro illustrations by Don Madden, as seen in pictures here. Some wear at corners of cover. Two small red crayon lines on back cover. Tan spots, as…

Two Hundred Pennies by Catherine Woolley 1963 Vera Neville Illustrations Vintage Children's Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Library Pockets, Barnyard Animals, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books, Chapter Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Pennies

Two Hundred Pennies by Catherine Woolley 1963 Vera Neville | Etsy

Two Hundred Pennies is a vintage children's book by Catherine Woolley (a/k/a Jane Thayer) - illustrated by Vera Neville. (Vera Neville is famous for illustrating the Betsy-Tacy books.) This library edition was published by William Morrow, a 1963 hardcover. It measures 6" x 8.75" with 128 pages. Chapter book for children about David, who wants a train set for his fifth birthday. He doesn't receive one, but his parents say he can get one if he earns 200 pennies for the train track…

Henrietta and the Hat by Mabel Watts 1962 Jane Miller Vintage Picture Book Horse by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Saint Anything, Love Can, My Love, Rose Queen, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little Golden Books, Vintage Children's Books, Retelling, Piece Of Me

Henrietta and the Hat by Mabel Watts 1962 Jane Miller Vintage Picture Book Horse by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

Little Gray Colo by Sheila Hawkins 1939 Koala Bear Vintage Picture Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Bear Island, Barnyard Animals, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Vintage Pictures, Etsy Vintage, Little Boys

Little Gray Colo by Sheila Hawkins 1939 Koala Bear Vintage | Etsy

Little Gray Colo - The Adventures of a Koala Bear is a vintage children's book by Sheila Hawkins. This is a Grosset and Dunlap 1939 hardcover with dustjacket. It measures 7.75" x 8.25". Charming vintage picture book about a little koala bear. Colo is separated from his mother and found by a little boy. The little boy ends up selling him to an airman who takes Colo all over the world. Colo finds happiness on Bear Island with other little bears. Dustjacket has wear at edges, with little…

McCall's Just for Fun Book 1963 Nina Comstock and Eleanor Spencer Vintage Children's Book Crafts by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Retro Crafts, Barnyard Animals, Price Sticker, Scout Leader, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Just For Fun

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McCall's Just for Fun Book 1963 Nina Comstock and Eleanor Spencer Vintage Children's Book Crafts by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

The Aviator by Clayton Knight 1947 Vintage Children's Book RARE Aviation by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Little Golden Books, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Learn To Read, Comic Strips, Childrens Books, Knight, Aviation, This Book

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The Aviator by Clayton Knight 1947 Vintage Children's Book RARE Aviation by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

The Smallest Elephant in the World by Alvin Tresselt Milton Glaser 1959 Vintage Picture Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Small Elephant, Little Elephant, Lion Book, Milton Glaser, Barnyard Animals, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards

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The Smallest Elephant in the World by Alvin Tresselt Milton Glaser 1959 Vintage Picture Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

Nancy Drew Mystery The Message in the Hollow Oak by Carolyn Keene 1935 Vintage Blue Tweed Hardcover by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Nancy Drew Books, Nancy Drew Mysteries, Writing Numbers, Mystery Series, Little Golden Books, Good Communication, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, Learn To Read

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Nancy Drew Mystery The Message in the Hollow Oak by Carolyn Keene 1935 Vintage Blue Tweed Hardcover by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

As Ye Sow by Dorothy Canfield 1956 Limited Edition Norman Guthrie Rudolph Vintage Christmas Book by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Christmas Books, Vintage Christmas Cards, A Christmas Story, Baby Boomer Era, Jamie Mcguire, Barnyard Animals, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Vintage Children's Books

As Ye Sow by Dorothy Canfield 1956 Limited Edition Norman Guthrie Rudolph Vintage Christmas Book

As Ye Sow is a vintage children's book by Dorothy Canfield. It was illustrated by Norman Guthrie Rudolph. Published by the Franklin Printing Company - 1956 limited edition, this book measures 6.25" x 9.25" with 26 pages. Charming, hard to find vintage Christmas story in book form -- about a tone deaf boy who wants to perform in a Christmas entertainment. The baby boomer era illustrations are so nostalgic! Hardcover without dustjacket. Spine has faded. Some white scuffs at edges/corners…

Easy to Cook Book 1972 Vintage Cookbook for Children Stan Tusan and Ann Wainwright by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Vintage Cookbooks, Vintage Children's Books, Son Of Neptune, Sea Of Monsters, Percy Jackson Quotes, Barnyard Animals, Little Golden Books, Big Bird, Field Guide

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Easy to Cook Book 1972 Vintage Cookbook for Children Stan Tusan and Ann Wainwright by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy

Round About 1941 Vintage Alice and Jerry School Reader Florence Margaret Hoopes by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Vintage Cookbooks, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage School, Animal Books, Little Golden Books, Childrens Books, Alice, My Love, Florence

Round About 1941 Vintage Alice and Jerry School Reader | Etsy

Round About is a vintage children's book written by Mabel O'Donnell and Alice Carey and illustrated by Florence and Margaret Hoopes. This is a Row, Peterson and Company hardcover 1941. It measures 6" x 8" with 204 pages. Charming vintage first reader from the Alice and Jerry Books series. Lovely, nostalgic childhood illustrations throughout by Florence and Margaret Hoopes. Sections of book: Alice and Jerry and Jack Moving Day Bobby and Billy Were Twins Grandmother's Ride In the Country…

The Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell 1962 Vintage Christmas Book Sergio Leone by BirdhouseBooks on Etsy Christmas Books, Vintage Christmas, Sergio Leone, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little Golden Books, Vintage Children's Books, Childrens Books, Angel, My Love

The Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell 1962 Vintage Christmas | Etsy

The Littlest Angel is a vintage children's book written by Charles Tazewell and illustrated by Sergio Leone. This book was published by Children's Press, a 1962 hardcover that measures 9.25" x 12". Charming vintage picture book for children. This Christmas book tells the story of a little angel who looks for the perfect gift to give to Baby Jesus. Hardcover with a little wear at corners of cover. Gift inscription on inscription page of book. Some little brown marks near spine on…