Items For Sale
(updated October 1, 2016)

LISTING of the
BIG LITTLE BOOK CLUB'S
BLB ITEMS FOR SALE

These For Sale listings are updated several times a year - usually on the first of every month. More than 100 items have been added to this listing for this month.

The following listings are for books being sold by the Big Little Book Club. To purchase a book or books or to ask questions about the listings, contact the President of the BLB Club at: larry@biglittlebooks.com. 

Please be guided by the following information.

SYMBOLS USED IN GRADING THE BOOKS LISTED HERE

P     =   POOR

G    =   GOOD

VG =   VERY GOOD

F    =    FINE

VF =   VERY FINE

NM =  NEAR MINT

M  =   MINT

HTG = HARD TO GET

Order by calling (925) 837-2086 9am to 11pm West Coast Time or email your request to: larry@biglittlebooks.com

Once it is confirmed that the book or books are still available, payment can be made in one of two ways:

Payment Instructions

Paypal link

Send total via PayPal: larry@biglittlebooks.com

USE PAYPAL ONLY FOR
U.S. PAYMENTS

or

Send check or Money Order to:

Larry Lowery
P.O. Box 1242
Danville, CA 94526

 

The following are items published by
the Big Little Book
Collector's Club
 
The Golden Age of Big Little Books is a unique, award winning collector's guide. It is 480 pages in length, 9" x 12" in ouside dimenstions, and weighs 6 pounds. It is COMPLETE with information about all the books published by various companies between 1932 and 1938. Every page is in high quality, full color. The Appendix includes listings of ALL BLBs through 2006.

The Soft Cover Edition
Second Printing, MINT condition
$100.00 plus shipping

The Hard Cover Edition
One used copy left
$150.00 (includes shipping)

This large compendium (378 pages) lists all the Whitman BLBs and peripherals related to Big Little Books from 1932 through 1987. Includes all the related publications by other companies: Dell, Saalfield, Lynn, Five-Star, etc. Great reference book for serious collectors. Every BLB and peripheral item is photographed (b&w) for easy identification. This book is out of print, so it is available only as long as the supply lasts.

MINT CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

   
BOOKS WRITTEN BY MEMBERS IN THE BIG LITTLE BOOK CLUB BOOKS WRITTEN BY MEMBERS IN THE BIG LITTLE BOOK CLUB

MINT CONDITION

Written by Bill Bordon (Member #765)
Nicely formatted presentation of Bill's collection
1997

$10.00 plus shipping

 

buck rogers

SOLD OUT

8 1/2" x 11" , 91 pages, full color illustrations
2014

$25.00 includes shipping cost

 

MINT CONDITION

8 1/2" x 11" , 60 pages, full color illustrations
2014

SOLD OUT

 
   
The following are BLB-related books
by other publishers
 

MINT CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

   

BACK ISSUES OF THE BIG LITTLE TIMES

BACK ISSUES OF THE BIG LITTLE TIMES

THE PHANTOM ISSUE

December 1914

$10.00 inclludes shipping

THE STAR WARS ISSUE

December 1915

$10.00 inclludes shipping

   

FANTASY COVERS

Fantasy covers are of books that were never a Big Little Book but should have been.

Artist Raymond Leyva created the covers for BLB collectors to wrap around any "old" BLB.

FANTASY COVERS

 

The fantasy covers for sale are from Lowery's only set of the covers - there is just one of each wrapped around a non-saleable BLB.

I LOVE A MYSTERY

Radio Program Fantasy Cover

Fantasy Cover on a BLB

   $10.00 includes shipping
Just the cover, not the BLB

CINDERELLA

Fantasy Cover

 

Fantasy Cover on a BLB

$10.00 includes shipping
Just the cover, not the BLB

THE FOLLOWING LIST OF BOOKS
ARE WHITMAN BIG AND BETTER
LITTLE BOOKS
 

FOR EACH OF THE
FOLLOWING BOOKS
ADD $5.00 for shipping
for the first book
and
$1.00 for each additional book

FOR INFORMATION ON SHIPPING COSTS OUTSIDE THE U.S., WRITE TO

larry@biglittlebooks.com

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

book

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FIND CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping (SCARCE)

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

NEAR MINT

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

SOLD

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

SOLD

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

1st printing

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

2nd printing

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

1st pringing

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

2nd printing

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

 

VERY FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$35.00 pllus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

 

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Spine readable, but faded

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FiNE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

book

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Transition book (blank logo)

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

SOLD

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

A few scuffs on cover

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

The "U" on the cover blackened out

$20.00 plus shhipping

SOLD

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

SOLD

ITEM SOLD

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shhipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Scuff on cover

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

  VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

First Printing
Paper spine

$25.00 plu shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Second Printing
Hardboard spine

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shhipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shippint

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 pllus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/ FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERLY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Hard to get title

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

Slight scuffs on front and back cover

$45.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

RARE Soft Cover

$50.00 plus shipping

FINE  CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping


 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION CONDITION

$80.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

Variation a

Ad inside back  of book does not
begin with Uncle Wiggily

$45.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Variation b
Ad inside back of book
begins with Uncle Wiggily

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

A few pages partially colored

$1.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

Slight scuff on spine

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

A flip-it feature BLB

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

A transition BLB

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

First Printing - 432 pages

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

Second Printing - 352 pages

$40.00 plus shipping

FINE  CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Hard to get item

$25.00 plus shhipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

g man

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

SOLD

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

A flip-it feature book

$30.00 plus shippint

GOOD/VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping


 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping


 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

 

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$60.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping


GOOD CONDITION

Taped on cover

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Second printing - 4 ads at back of book

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

One-inch piece off top of spine

$10.00  plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00  plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Spine faded

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Transition printing - blank logo

$20.00 plus shipping

book

FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Small scuff on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Scuff on spine

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$60.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

WHITMAN MOVIE BOOK

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Hard to get

$50.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SCARCE

Name written inside front cover, title page has been reglued to inside cover

$100.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

 

$35.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

1-inch tear at top of spine

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

SCARCE

$40.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Many pages colored

$10.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

 

$80.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

 VERY FINE CONDITION

 

$60.00 plus shipping

 

TWO BLBs GOOD CONDITION

Soft Covers - both rare

1st Printing: No ads inside cover pages
2nd Printing: Boxed ads inside cover pages

$150.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping


VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shiping

 

FAIR CONDITION

Taped spine

$10.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

1-inch crack in center of spine

$15.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

Small dent at top of spine,
otherwise it is a near mint book

$40.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

One unobtrusive worm hole about 1/4" deep - only penetrates the top margin of a few pages

$25.00

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Variation a: First ad begins with Capt. Midnight

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Variation b: First ad begins with Uncle Wiggily

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY FINE CONDITION

$100.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDTION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

FINE CONDITION

 

$40.00 plus shipping

NEAR MINT CONDITION

Hard-to-get

$75.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 pllus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

A Flip-it Feature book

$15.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

A

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

A Flip-it Feature book

SOLD

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

 

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine edges

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

 

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

First printing - Artist's name not on cover

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Second printing - Artist's name on cover

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

 

$25.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping




FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

First printing - Hurrican Hawk's
name is not on the cover

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Second printing - Hurricane Hawk's
name is on the cover

$25.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$60.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$75.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shpping

FAIR CONDITION

Edge of 50 pages damaged
but print not affected

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

First printing - with logo

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Second printing - transition logo

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

A Flip-it Feature book

$35.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

FAIR CONDITION

$5.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

cover

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shippng

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping




GOOD CONDITION

Taped spine

$5.00 plus shipping


GOOD CONDITION

$15 .00 plus shipping

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

1934 copyright version

$35.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

WHITMAN MOVIE BOOK

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Hard-to-get

$50.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shippint

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

Slight scratch on front cover,
otherwise the book is near mint

$50.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD


VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping


VERY FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping


FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Soft Cover; First Printing

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine

$10.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

A Fllip-it Feature book

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$45.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Small piece off top of spine

$5.00 plus shipping

 


 

blb

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

The word "mimeograph" is stamped on the edge of the pages

$20.00 plus shipping


 

 

blb

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 
   

THE BIG LITTLE BOOK TV SERIES

In 1968 Whitman published 6 plasic coated hard cover books trademarked as
the Big Little Book TV Series.
Content was derived from the then current television programs. All are 280 pages in length.

 

The books are numbered consecutively from 1644 through 1649. A four-color illustration spans the front and back covers. Black and white illustrations alternate with pages of text but are enhancd with the addition of one color.

ITEM SOLD

 

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

THE BIG LITTLE BOOK 2000 SERIES

Whitman published 35 hard cover books from mid-1967 through mid-1969. Content was derived from popular comic characters and television characters.

The books have hard-covers and 4-color illustrations on the front covers and a listing of other titles on the back covers. All are 256 pages in length. These are the only Whitman BLBs with full-color illustrations throughout the books. The books sold for 39¢

 

The first 12 titles appeared n 1967. Each had 3 printings identified by their endpapers.

First printings are the most valuable. They are identified by white trademarks on blue endpapers.

The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white endpapers.

The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on the endpapers.

ITEM SOLD

 




VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Second Printing (Endpapers: gray logo on white)

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

 

FAIR CONDITION

Parts of spine torn off, otherwise complete

$3.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

$5.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Second Printing (endpapers: gray logo on white)

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Third Printing (endpapers: no logo)

$18.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

First Printing (endpapers: white logo on blue)

$15.00 plus shhipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Third Printing (endpapers: no logo)

$18.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Hard cover; pencil writing on cover

$3.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

First Printing (Endpapers: White logo on blue)

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

MINT CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

FINE CONDITION

Third Printing (Endpapers: no logo)

$20.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

First Printing (Endpapers: White logo on blue)

$15.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Second Printing (Endpapers: Gray logo on white)

$20.00 plus shipping

2000 SERIES PICTURE PUZZLES 2000 SERIES PICTURE PUZZLES
Twelve picture puzzzles were derived from the first twelve 2000 Series BLBs and published by Whitman in 1968-69 There is one 99 piece, full color, 10" x 13" puzzle in each box. The picture for a puzzle was adapted from the BLB it represents

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Picture adapted from the 2000 Series BLB,
Bugs Bunny

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Picture adapted from the 2000 Seeries BLB,
Donald Duck

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

1 piece missing

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

PUZZLE AND BOX FINE CONDITION
BLB VERY GOOD FIRST EDITION

Puzzle picture derived from page 229

$30.00 plus shipping

PUZZLE AND BOX GOOD CONDITION
BLB VERY GOOD CONDITION

Puzzle picture derived from page 177

$25.00 plus shipping

PUZZLE AND BOX VERY GOOD CONDITION
BLB FINE SECOND EDITION

Picture derived from page 39

$30.00 plus shipping

PUZZLE AND BOX FINE CONDITION
BLB FINE CONDITION

Pcture derived from page 245

$35.00 plus shipping

   
5000 SERIES BOOKS 5000 SERIES BOOKS

These books were publised from 1973 to 1980.

There were 8 printings, 12 titles to a printing. With each printing some previous titles were reprinted and mixed with some new titles.

The printings can be distinguished by the printer's number on the spine and by the price printed on the covers.

The first printing has a 39¢ price on the cover. The last printing has $1.50 on the cover. The last printing also has a Marigold logo on the cover.

Books without a price on the cover were for distribution in Canada.

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$6.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Soft cover; 69¢ price on cover

$3.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$5.00 plus shpping

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$6.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover; First Printing; 39¢ price on cover

$4.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover; Fourth Printing; 79¢ price on cover

$3.00 plus shipping

   
BIG BIG BOOKS BIG BIG BOOKS

GOOD CONDITION

Home made spine

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$40.00 plus shippinng

 

GOOD CONDITION

Home made spine

$25.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Home made spine

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

bbb

GOOD CONDITION

Home made spine

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Version without picture on spine

$50.00 plus shipping

 

 

   
PREMIUMS PREMIUMS
Radio Programs and various stores gave away premiums that were derived from the Whitman Big Little Books Most of the premiums were Cocomalt Premiums

ITEM SOLD

Premium

GOOD CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the left

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the left
100 magic tricks

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

Amoco Premium
94 magic tricks

 

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the right

$20.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

No ad on back cover

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Amoco Gas ad on back cover

$50.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the right

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the right

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Phillips Toothpaste Premium

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Cocomalt Premium
Cocomalt can in ad tilts to the left

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Home-made spine
Rare Item

$20.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

   
PENNY BOOKS PENNY BOOKS
In 1938, 39, and 40
Whitman published 3 different sets called Penny Books: 1100A Famous Comic Strip Series; 1100B Fun Book Series; 1101 Cowboy and Detective Story Series. They originally sold for a penny, and Penny Stores often gave them away.

The 32-page, soft cover books are 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" x 1/8" in size. There are variations in coloring of covers (2 color and 3 color), staples (1 or 2 staples), and ads on the back cover. The content for each was adapted from a Big Little Book.
1100A Famous Comic Strip Series 1100A Famous Comic Strip Series

VERY GOOD CONDITION

2-color; blue back, 2 staples

$15.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

2-color; red back w/black stripe

and ad for other titles; 2 staples

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

3-color; red back; no ad; 2 staples

$10.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

2-color; blue back with ad for other titles;
2 staples;
no ad on back cover

$5.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

2-color; blue back; 2 staples;
no ad on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

2-color; blue back, no ad; 2 staples

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

SOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION

2-color; red back with ad for other titles;
2 staple

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

2-color; blue back with no ad; 2 staples

$15.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

2-color, blue back with no ad, 2 staples

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

FINE CONDITION

2-color; blue back with no ad; 2 staples

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

3-color; red back; 2 staple; no ad on back cover

$10.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

3-color; red back; 2 staple; Penny's ad on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

2-color; blue back with no ad; 2 staples

$10.00 plus shipping

1100B Fun Book Series 1100B Fun Book Series

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

2-color; red back; 2 staples;
listing of other penny book titles on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$15.00 pllus shhipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

2-color; red back; 2 staples; Penny's ad on back cover

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

2-color; red back; 2 staples; Penny's ad on back cover

$15.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

RARE  Hobby Book ad #9 on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

Blue back cover with no ad; 2 staples

$15.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

RARE Hobby Book ad #4 on back cover

$20.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Red back cover with Penney's ad

GOOD CONDTION

$10.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDTION

$15.00 plus shipping

   

ARGENTINA
BIG LITTLE BOOKS

These BLBs are translated into Spanish

FAIR CONDITION

No spine, otherwise complete

$5.00 pllus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

Home-made spine

$5.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

book

FAIR CONDITION

No spine, otherwise complete

$5.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

No spine, otherwise complete

$5.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

   

The following are
ICE CREAM PREMIUMS
TARZAN ICE CREAM PREMIU
(Whitman, 1930s)

The content for most of these
ICE CREAM premiums was adapted from the Big Little Books

book

GOOD CONDITION

Back cover coupon missing

$20.00 plus shipping

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$100.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

book

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Corners missing on front cover

$30.00 plus shipping

   

TOP LINE COMICSToppers were comics placed above a featured comic in Sunday editions of newspapers. They sold as open box sets, 3 different titles in a set

Characters in Toppers had a relationship to the comic below them - usually written or drawn by the featured comic and sometimes that carried on the adventures of a character from the featured comic strip

ITEM SOLD

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Pieces off front of cover

$10.00 plus shipping

   

NICKEL BOOKS

Whitman published 4 different Nickel Books

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

   

WEE LITTLE BOOKS

Whitman published 6 different sets called
Wee Little Books

Wee Little Books were sold in open boxes,
6 different titles in each box

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Complete Little Orphan Annie Set, no box

$110.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Complete Mickey Mouse Set, no box

$110.00 plus shipping

 

box

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Complete Children's Classics Set with Box

$125.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Children's Classics Set

$15.00 plus shpping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Children's Classics Set

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Children's Classics Set

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Children's Classic Set

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Mother Goose Set

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From the Mother Goose Set

$15.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

From Mother Goose Set

$15.00 plus shipping

 
   

SAALFIELD
LITTLE BIG BOOKS

Long editions

 
THE FOLLOWING ARE
SAALFIELD BLB-TYPE BOOKS

SAALFIED WAS WHITMAN'S
CLOSEST COMPETITOR

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Crease in back cover

$40.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

SAALFIELD
JUMBO BOOKS

Saalfield changed its Little Book Logo
to Jumbo Books in 1938

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Outer edges of pages are colored

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

 

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Hard cover version

$30.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine edges

$10.00 plus shipping

BLACK BEAUTY

GOOD CONDITION

Home-made spine

$5.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on one spine edge

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

SCARCE

Hard cover edition
H ome made spine

$5.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

#25.00 plus shipping

BROADWAY BILL

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover version

$20.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Soft cover version

SOLD

 

SOLD

 

 

book

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Taped spine

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Taped spine

$10.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shpping

book

GOOD CONDITION

Faded spine title

$10.00 plus shipping

SOLD

 

FINE CONDITION


$25.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Spine loose

$10.00 plus shipping

 

 

FAIR CONDITION

No spine

$5.00 plus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover version

$40.00 plus shipping

 

book

NEAR MINT CONDITION

Hard cover version

$50.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Hard cover version

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Soft cover; slight crease in cover

SOLD

 

 

FAIR CONDITION

Taped spine

$5.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

JACKIE COOPER

FAIR CONDITION

$5.00 plus shipping

 

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine

$10.00 plus shpping

 

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover version

$50.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

 

 

FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Beautiful homemade spine

$10.00 plus shipping

 

VERY FINE CONDITION

Soft cover edition

$50.00 plus shipping

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$50.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

1" missing from top of spine

$5.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Taped spine

$10.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

Hard cover; Writing on cover

$5.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Soft cover edition

$45.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

 

 

FINE CONDITION

 

$100.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Home-made spine, otherwise complete

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Tape on spine

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

 

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

Second printing: 2 ads at back of book

$15.00 plus shipping

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

STAN KENT

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Hard cover; Home made spine

$5.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

Unrepaired tear along spine edge

$10.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

FINE CONDITION

Soft cover version

$25.00 plus shipping

 

WE THREE

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

Hard cover version

$25.00 plus shipping

 

FINE CONDITION

Hard cover: First printing (no ads)

$20.00 pllus shipping

 

 

FINE CONDITION

Hard cover: Second printing (ads)

$15.00 pllus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Soft cover: (ads)

$10.00 plus shipping

   

THE FOLLOWING ARE
DELL PUBLISHING COMPANY
FAST-ACTION BOOKS

THE FOLLOWING ARE
DELL PUBLISHING COMPANY
FAST-ACTION BOOKS

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Scuff on front cover

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

ITEM SOLD

ITEM SOLD

GOOD CONDITION

Soft cover version

$15.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

FAIR CONDITION

No cover

SOLD

ITEM SOLD

 

THE FOLLOWING ARE
ENGEL-VAN WISEMAN BOOKS

THE FOLLOWING ARE
ENGEL-VAN WISEMAN BOOKS

The Engel-van Wiseman Book Corporation of New York published 23 titles between 1934 and 1935. They were released under the trademark Five Star Library Series.

In the 1930s, each book sold for 15¢.

The contennt of the books was taken entirely from United States and British motion picture stills. A variety of studios were represented. The books are slightly taller and narrower than the Whitman Movie Scene books
(4 1/4" x 5 1/2" x 3/4").

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

FINE CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE

$40.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

Complete but homemade spine

$5.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

 

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$35.00 plus shipping

ITEMM SOLD

 

 

GOOD CONDITION

$15.00 plus shipping

 

ITEM SOLD

 

 

ITEMM SOLD

 

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

VERY GOOD/FINE CONDITION

$40.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

SOLD

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$90.00 plus shipping

ITEM SOLD

 

   

GOLDSMITH
RADIO STAR BOOKS

GOLDSMITH
RADIO STAR BOOKS
   

ITEM SOLD

ITEM SOLD

The Goldsmith Publishing Company of Chicago, Illinois published four BLB-type books, three in 1934 and one in 1935. Known as the "Radio Star Series," the books focused upon the four most popular radio personalities of the time: Eddie Cantor, Ed Wynn, Jack Pearl, and Joe Penner.

The books were almost square: 5" x 5 1/8". They had soft covers and were 64 pages in length. Each sold for 15¢. Black and white illustrations by Henry Vallely appeared opposite each page of text.


   
LYNN BOOKS LYNN BOOKS

Thete are 19 confirmed titles produced by the Lynn Publishing Company of New York from 1935 to 1936. The books are numbered consecutively from #10 through #21, then #24 through #27, then #30.

The Lynn books drew their content from motion pictures and newspaper comic strips. The Blondie and Dumb Dora titles had color illustrations throughout the books. The others followed the standard BLB format which alternated black and white illustrations opposite each page of text.

ITEM SOLD

L11

FINE CONDITION

$30.00 plus shipping

L13

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping



L14

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

   
McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS
LITTLE BIG BOOKS
McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS
LITTLE BIG BOOKS
The McLoughlin Brothers in Springfield, MA, began publishing children's books in 1928 using a Little Big Book logo. They were64 pages in length and about the size of Whitman's Movie BLBs

The books were sold as a set of 12 in a handsome box. Subsequently the titles sold separately.

In 1934 the company published four titles, consecutively numbered. They were about the size of Whitman's BLBs and 256 pages in length.

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

$10.00 plus shipping

FAIR CONDITION

No spine, covers separated from book

$1.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

 

   
WORLD SYNDICATE BOOKS WORLD SYNDICATE BOOKS
The World Syndicate Publishing Company of New York published 5 BLB-type books in 1933-34. The books reprinted a comic strip that depicted the history of the United States.
Author/Artisst of the strip was J. Carroll Mansfield. Every page is illustrated with a narrative beneath each picture. The series was called the High Lights of History Series.

GOOD CONDITION

Small amount of tape on spine

$10.00 plus shipping

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$25.00 pllus shipping

 

NEAR MINT CONDITION

$25.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

   

     HERE ARE MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS

RELATED TO BIG LITTLE BOOKS           

BIG LITTLE BOOK
PROMOTIONAL CARDS

 

These cards are very rare. In 1938 they were given to people who purchased a Big Little Book.

Illustrations and text (on the back of each card) were derived from the Big Little Books.

There are 224 cards to a complete collection, 32 for each of the following characters:

#1     -   #32     Flash Gordon
#33  -    #64    Dick Tracy
#65   -   #96     Popeye
#97   -   #128   Tom Mix
#129 -   #160   G-Man
#161 -   #192   Buck Jones
#193 -   #224   Dan Dunn

POOR CONDITION

Creased card; piece off corner

All BLB Cards are RARE

$10.00 plus shipping

GOOD CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

 

$60.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$100.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$100.00 plus shipping

VERY FINE CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$125.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$80.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$100.00 plus shipping

FINE CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$105.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

Scuff at bottom of card

$35.00 plus shipping

VERY GOOD CONDITION

All BLB Cards are RARE

$80.00 plus shipping

   
POP-UP and MECHANICAL BOOKS POP-UP and MECHANICAL BOOKS

MINT CONDITION

8 1/2" x 11"

$25.00 plus shipping

Some Locomotive pop-ups

MINT CONDITION

9 1/4" x 11"

$25.00 plus shipping

Some Animal Tales pop-ups

MINT CONDITION

6" x 6 1/2"

$15.00 plus shipping

 

A Jabberwocky pop-up

MINT CONDITION

9" x 9 1/2"
A National Geographic Pop-up Book

$30.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

9" x 9 1/2"
A National Geographic Pop-up Book

$30.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

8 1/4" x 6 1/4"
Pop-up Version of Coleridge's Classic

$25.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDItION

11" x 9"
Unusual large pop-up book
with movaable illustrations

$35.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

MINT CONDITION

$20.00 plus shipping

 

 

MINT CONDITION

Pop-up Book

$25.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Pop-up Book

$25.00 plus shipping

MINT CONDITION

Pop-up Book

$30.00 plus shipping

 

 

MINT CONDITION

Pop-up Book

$25.00 plus shipping

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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