THE BIG LITTLE BOOK CLUB        
          WHITMAN PUBLISHING COMPANY        
          2000 BIG LITTLE BOOKS¨        
          1967 - 1969        
                   
  Whitman published these books from mid-1967 through mid-1969. There are 35 titles. Content was derived from popular comic and television characters.  
  The first 12 titles appeared in 1967. Each had 3 reprintings identified by their endpapers. Twenty three (23) additional titles were published in 1969, all with plain endpapers.  
  The books have hard covers with 4-color illustrations on the front covers and a listing of other titles on the back covers. All the books are 256 pages in length. These are the only Whitman BLBs with full-color illustrations throughout the books. The books sold for 39˘.  
  BOOK NO.   TITLE   GOOD VG FINE
  Lowery Whitman    
                   
  MW23 2017   AQUAMAN - SCOURGE OF THE SEA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW37 2031   BATMAN AND ROBIN - THE CHEETAH CAPER   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: Cover title is different from title page (Batman and Robin in The Cheetah Caper).        
                   
  MW8a 2002   BONANZA - THE BUBBLE GUM KID   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 226 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTES: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW8b 2002   BONANZA - THE BUBBLE GUM KID   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW8a.        
                   
  MW8c 2002   BONANZA - THE BUBBLE GUM KID   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by lack of trademarks on end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW8b.        
                   
  MW35 2029   BUGS BUNNY - ACCIDENTAL ADVENTURE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 256 pages. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Warner Brothers-Seven Arts, Inc.        
                   
  MW13a 2007   BUGS BUNNY IN DOUBLE TROUBLE ON DIAMOND ISLAND   5 10 20
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 256 pages. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Warner Brothers-Seven Arts, Inc. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW13b 2007   BUGS BUNNY IN DOUBLE TROUBLE ON DIAMOND ISLAND   5 10 20
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW13a.        
                   
  MW13c 2007   BUGS BUNNY IN DOUBLE TROUBLE ON DIAMOND ISLAND   5 10 20
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW13b.        
                   
  MW31 2025   CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: William JohnstonŃadapted from the work of Ian Fleming.        
                   
  MW24 2018   DAKTARI - NIGHT OF TERROR   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW7a 2001   DICK TRACY ENCOUNTERS FACEY   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Chester Gould. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW7b 2001   DICK TRACY ENCOUNTERS FACEY   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW7a.        
                   
  MW7c 2001   DICK TRACY ENCOUNTERS FACEY   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW7b.        
                   
  MW39 2033   DONALD DUCK - LUCK OF THE DUCKS   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Carl Fallberg. Artist: Walt Disney Productions.        
                   
  MW15a 2009   DONALD DUCK - THE FABULOUS DIAMOND FOUNTAIN   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Carl Fallberg. Artist: Carl Barks. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW15b 2009   DONALD DUCK - THE FABULOUS DIAMOND FOUNTAIN   4 8 16
        Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW15a.        
                   
  MW15c 2009   DONALD DUCK - THE FABULOUS DIAMOND FOUNTAIN   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise the book is identical to MW15a.        
                   
  MW25 2019   The FANTASTIC FOUR IN THE HOUSE OF HORRORS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: William Johnston. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW20 2014   The FLINTSTONES IN THE CASE OF THE MANY MISSING THINGS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Hanna-Barbera Productions. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: Cover title is different than title page (The Mystery of the Many Missing Things).        
                   
  MW38a 2032   FLIPPER - DEEP-SEA PHOTOGRAPHER   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Ivan Tors Films and MGM. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by not having a price printed on the cover.        
                   
  MW38b 2032   FLIPPER - DEEP-SEA PHOTOGRAPHER   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1969. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by a 39˘ price on the cover, otherwise it is identical to MW38a.        
                   
  MW9a 2003   FLIPPER - KILLER WHALE TROUBLE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW9b 2003   FLIPPER - KILLER WHALE TROUBLE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW9a.        
                   
  MW9c 2003   FLIPPER - KILLER WHALE TROUBLE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW9b.        
                   
  MW21 2015   FRANKENSTEIN, JR. - THE MENACE OF THE HEARTLESS MONSTER   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Carl Fallberg. Artist: Hanna-Barbera Productions.        
                   
  MW41 2035   GENTLE BEN - MYSTERY IN THE EVERGLADES   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW27a 2021   GOOFY IN GIANT TROUBLE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Walt Disney Productions. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by not having a price on the cover.        
                   
  MW27b 2021   GOOFY IN GIANT TROUBLE   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1968. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by a 39˘ price on the cover, otherwise it is identical to MW27a.        
                   
  MW18a 2012   The INVADERS - ALIEN MISSILE THREAT   5 10 20
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5" x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW18b 2012   The INVADERS - ALIEN MISSILE THREAT   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series Book¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW18a.        
                   
  MW18c 2012   The INVADERS - ALIEN MISSILE THREAT   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW18b.        
                   
  MW32a 2026   JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH - THE FIERY FOE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Variation 1; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: Variation 1 is identified by a back cover ad printed in red.        
                   
  MW32b 2026   JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH - THE FIERY FOE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Variation 2; 1968. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: Variation 2 is identified by the back cover ad that is boxed with a red border, otherwise it is identical to MW32a.        
                   
  MW10a 2004   LASSIE - ADVENTURE IN ALASKA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW10b 2004   LASSIE - ADVENTURE IN ALASKA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW10a.        
                   
  MW10c 2004   LASSIE - ADVENTURE IN ALASKA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW10b.        
                   
  MW33 2027   LASSIE AND THE SHABBY SHEIK   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW19 2013   LONE RANGER OUTWITS CRAZY COUGAR   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW28 2022   MAJOR MATT MASON - MOON MISSION   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: No price printed on cover.        
                   
  MW17a 2011   MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. - THE CALCUTTA AFFAIR   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW17b 2011   MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. - THE CALCUTTA AFFAIR   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW17a.        
                   
  MW17c 2011   MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. - THE CALCUTTA AFFAIR   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by plain end papers without trademarks on them, otherwise it is identical to MW17b.        
                   
  MW26 2020   MICKEY MOUSE - ADVENTURE IN OUTER SPACE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George E. Davie. Artist: Floyd Gottfredson.        
                   
  MW40 2034   POPEYE - DANGER AHOY!   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown.        
                   
  MW14a 2008   POPEYE - GHOST SHIP TO TREASURE ISLAND   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Paul S. Newman. Artist: Unknown. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW14b 2008   POPEYE - GHOST SHIP TO TREASURE ISLAND   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW14a.        
                   
  MW14c 2008   POPEYE - GHOST SHIP TO TREASURE ISLAND   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by no trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW14b.        
                   
  MW29a 2023   The ROAD RUNNER - THE SUPER BEEP CATCHER   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Carl Fallberg. Artist: Warner Brothers Inc. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by not having a price on the cover.        
                   
  MW29b 2023   The ROAD RUNNER - THE SUPER BEEP CATCHER   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1968. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by a 39˘ price on the cover, otherwise it is identical to MW29a.        
                   
  MW30a 2024   SHAZZAN - THE GLASS PRINCESS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1968. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Hanna-Barbera Productions. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by not having a price printed on the cover.        
                   
  MW30b 2024   SHAZZAN - THE GLASS PRINCESS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1968. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by a 39˘ price on the cover, otherwise it is identical to MW30a.        
                   
  MW22 2016   SPACE GHOST - SOURCERESS OF CYBA-3   9 18 36
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Hanna-Barbera Productions.        
                   
  MW11a 2005   TARZAN - MARK OF THE RED HYENA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: George S. Elrick. Artist: Unknown. Cover Artist: Jerry Pellini. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW11b 2005   TARZAN - MARK OF THE RED HYENA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW11a.        
                   
  MW11c 2005   TARZAN - MARK OF THE RED HYENA   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by the lack of trademarks on plain end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW11b.        
                   
  MW36a 2030   TOM AND JERRY - THE ASTRO-NOTS   5 10 20
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 256 pages; 4-color illustrations. Author: William Johnston. Artist: MGM Inc. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by not having a price printed on cover.        
                   
  MW36b 2030   TOM AND JERRY - THE ASTRO-NOTS   3 6 12
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1969. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by a 39˘ price printed on the cover.        
                   
  MW12a 2006   TOM AND JERRY MEET MR. FINGERS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 256 pages; 4-color illustrations. Author: Carl Fallberg. Artist: MGM Inc. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW12b 2006   TOM AND JERRY MEET MR. FINGERS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW12a.        
                   
  MW12c 2006   TOM AND JERRY MEET MR. FINGERS   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by plain end papers without trademarks on them, otherwise it is identical to MW12b.        
                   
  MW16a 2010   WOODY WOODPECKER AND THE METEOR MENACE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; First Printing; 1967. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 256 pages; 4-color illustrations. Author: Don R. Christensen. Artist: Walter Lantz Productions. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by white trademarks on blue end papers.        
                   
  MW16b 2010   WOODY WOODPECKER AND THE METEOR MENACE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Second Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The second printing is identified by gray trademarks on white end papers, otherwise it is identical to MW16a.        
                   
  MW16c 2010   WOODY WOODPECKER AND THE METEOR MENACE   4 8 16
          Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; Third Printing; 1967. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The third printing is identified by plain end papers without trademarks on them, otherwise it is identical to MW16b.        
                   
  MW34 2028   WOODY WOODPECKER - THE SINISTER SIGNAL   3 6 12
  TOP       Big Little Book 2000 Series¨; 1969. Hard cover. Size: 3 7/8" x 5' x 7/8"; 4-color illustrations; 256 pages. Author: Vic Lockman. Artist: Walter Lantz Productions. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: This book has a 39˘ price on the coverŃthere may be an earlier version without a price on the cover.