List of Petersham Titles

Books Illustrated by the Petershams

Date Title Author(s) Publisher

1917 A CHILD’S OWN BOOK OF VERSE, BOOK I Skinner, Ada M. and Frances Gillespy Wickes Macmillan
 
1917 FIL AND FILIPPA Thomson, John S. Macmillan
 
1918 GOOD ENGLISH Canby, Henry Seidel, and  John Baker Opdycke Macmillan
 
1918 GULD: THE CAVERN KING Branch, Mary L.B. Bookshop for Boys and Girls, Women’s Educational and Industrial Union
 
1919 A CHILD’S OWN BOOK OF VERSE, BOOK II Skinner, Ada M. and Frances Gillespy Wickes Macmillan
 
1919 HISTORY STORIES FOR PRIMARY GRADES Wayland, John W. Macmillan
 
1919 A WONDERFUL NIGHT Snowden, James Henry Macmillan
 
1920 THE ENCHANTED FOREST Bowen, William Macmillan
 
1920 TALES OF ENCHANTMENT FROM SPAIN Eells, Elsie Spicer Harcourt, Brace
 
1921 CHILDREN OF ANCIENT BRITAIN Lamprey, Louise Little, Brown
 
1921 TWENTY-FOUR UNUSUAL STORIES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS Tyler, Anna Cogswell Harcourt, Brace
 
1922 THE BROOM FAIRIES, AND OTHER STORIES Gate, Ethel M. Yale
 
1922 FIVE LITTLE FRIENDS Adams, Sherred Willcox Macmillan
 
1922 ROOTABAGA STORIES Sandburg, Carl Harcourt, Brace
 
1923 READING TO FIND OUT: A SILENT READER FOR PRIMARY GRADES Ross, Frances Macmillan
 
1923 ROOTABAGA PIGEONS Sandburg, Carl Harcourt, Brace
 
1923 TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE Lamb, Charles and Mary Macmillan
 
1923 UNDER THE STORY TREE La Rue, Mabel G. Macmillan
 
1924 WHAT IS AMERICANISM? Wilson, Guy Mitchell Silver, Burdett
 
1924 IN ANIMAL LAND La Rue, Mabel G. Macmillan
 
1924 THE F-U-N BOOK La Rue, Mabel G Macmillan
 
1924 IN ANIMAL LAND La Rue, Mabel G Macmillan
 
1924 THE LANGUAGE GARDEN: A PRIMARY LANGUAGE BOOK Howard, Inez M., Hawthorne, Alice and Mae Howard Macmillan
 
1924 THE POPPY SEED CAKES Clark, Margery Doubleday, Page
 
1925 LITTLE UGLY FACE: AND OTHER INDIAN TALES Coolidge, Florence Claudine Macmillan
 
1925 MY BOOK HOUSE (MY TRAVELSHIP) Miller, Olive Beaupré Book House for Children
 
1925 NURSERY FRIENDS FROM FRANCE Miller, Olive Beaupré Book House for Children
 
1925 THE PATHWAY TO READING Coleman, Bessie Blackstone, Uhl, Willis Lemon, and James Fleming Hosic Silver, Burdett
 
1926 THE EASY BOOK: FIRST LESSONS IN READING Ayer, Jean Y. Macmillan
 
1926 LITTLE GIRL BLUE Retner, Beth A Doubleday, Paige
 
1926 TALES TOLD IN HOLLAND Miller, Olive Beaupré Book House for Children
 
1927 THE BILLY BANG BOOK La Rue, Mabel G. Macmillan
 
1927 NUMBER FRIENDS: A PRIMARY ARITHMETIC Howard, Inez et, Hawthorne and Mae Howard Macmillan
 
1927 CHILDREN OF THE MOUNTAIN EAGLE Miller, Elizabeth Cleveland Doubleday, Doran
 
1928 FAR-AWAY HILLS: TREASURE TRAILS Harper, Wilhelmina, and Aymer, Jay Hamilton Macmillan
 
1928 THE OPEN ROAD TO READING Smith, Reed, and Annie Henshall Sutton Ginn & Co.
 
1928 WHERE WAS BOBBY? Clément, Marguerite Doubleday, Doran
 
1929 EVERYDAY CLASSICS: ADDITIONAL SECOND READER: EVERYDAY STORIES Ayer, Jean Y., Franklin T. Baker, and Ashley H. Thorndike Macmillan
 
1929 HEIGHTS AND HIGHWAYS Harper, Wilhelmina, and Jay Hamilton Aymer Macmillan
 
1929 THE MAGIC DOLL OF ROUMANIA Marie, Queen of Roumania Frederick A. Stokes
 
1930 LITTLE INDIANS La Rue, Mabel G. Macmillan
 
1930 NEW TRAILS Rowland, Sydney Vanferson, Lewis, William Dodge and Elizabeth J. Marshall John C. Winston
 
1930 PRAN OF ALBANIA Miller, Elizabeth Cleveland Doubleday, Doran
 
1930 TREASURE TROVE Rowland, Sydney Vanferson, Lewis, William Dodge and Elizabeth J. Marshall John C. Winston
 
1931 THE BECKONING ROAD-BOOK VII Rowland, Sydney Vanferson, Lewis, William Dodge and Elizabeth J. Marshall John C. Winston
 
1931 RICH CARGOES Rowland, Sydney Vanferson, Lewis, William Dodge and Elizabeth J. Marshall John C. Winston
 
1931 THE RING OF THE LÖWENSKOLDS Lagerlöf, Selma, Martin, Francesca and Velma Swanston Howard Doubleday, Doran
 
1931 YOUNG TRAJAN Miller, Elizabeth Cleveland Doubleday, Doran
 
1932 THE MECHANICS OF COMPOSITION Canby, Henry Seidel and John B. Opdycke Macmillan
 
1932 MARTIN THE GOOSE BOY Barringer, Marie Doubleday, Doran
 
1932 HEIDI Spyri, Johanna Garden City
 
1932 PINOCCHIO Collodi, Carlo Garden City
 
1932 ZIP, THE TOY MULE, AND OTHER STORIES La Rue, Mabel G. Macmillan
 
1934 THE PICNIC BOOK Ayer, Jean Y. Macmillan
 
1934 EVERYDAY CLASSICS: Second Reader Baker, Franklin T., Ashley H. Thorndike, and Mildred Batchelder Macmillan
 
1936 ALBANIAN WONDER TALES Wheeler, Post Doubleday, Doran
 
1936 THE WORLD OF MUSIC: TUNING UP Glenn, Mabelle, et al. Ginn & Co.
 
1938 THE FOUR AND LENA Barringer, Marie Doubleday, Doran
 
1940 FUN WITH POLLY PARROT Horn, Ernest and Rose Wickey Ginn & Co.
 
1941 A LITTLE BOOK OF PRAYERS Johnson, Emilie Louise Dickey Viking
 
1941 SUSANNAH: THE PIONEER COW Mason, Miriam E. Macmillan
 
1943 LITERATURE: A SERIES OF ANTHOLOGIES Cross, E.A., and Elizabeth Lehr Macmillan
 
1948 TOLD UNDER THE CHRISTMAS TREE Association for Childhood Education Macmillan
 
1951 RIP VAN WINKLE Irving, Washington Macmillan
 
1953 IN CLEAN HAY Kelly, Eric P. Macmillan
 
1955 MISS POSY LONGLEGS Mason, Miriam E. Macmillan
 

 

Books Authored and Illustrated by the Petershams

Date Title Publisher
 
1929 MIKI: THE BOOK OF MAUD AND MISKA PETERSHAM Doubleday, Doran
 
1930 THE ARK OF FATHER NOAH AND MOTHER NOAH Doubleday
 
1931 THE CHRIST CHILD Doubleday, Doran
 
1932 AUNTIE AND CELIA JANE AND MIKI Doubleday, Doran
 
1933 GET-A-WAY AND HÁRY JÁNOS Viking
 
1933  THE STORY BOOK OF CLOTHES John C. Winston
 
1933 THE STORY BOOK OF FOOD John C. Winston
 
1933 THE STORY BOOK OF HOUSES John C. Winston
 
1933 THE STORY BOOK OF THINGS WE USE: HOUSES, CLOTHES, FOOD, TRANSPORTATION John C. Winston
 
1933 THE STORY BOOK OF TRANSPORTATION John C. Winston
 
1934 MIKI AND MARY: THEIR SEARCH FOR TREASURES Viking
 
1935 The Story Book of Earth’s Treasures: Gold, Coal, Oil, Iron and Steel John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF TRAINS John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF AIRCRAFT John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF COAL John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF GOLD John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF IRON AND STEEL John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF OIL John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF SHIPS John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF WHEELS John C. Winston
 
1935 THE STORY BOOK OF WHEELS, SHIPS, TRAINS, AIRCRAFT John C. Winston
 
1936 THE STORY BOOK OF CORN John C. Winston
 
1936 THE STORY BOOK OF FOODS FROM THE FIELDS: WHEAT, CORN, RICE, SUGAR John C. Winston
 
1936 THE STORY BOOK OF RICE John C. Winston
 
1936 THE STORY BOOK OF SUGAR John C. Winston
 
1936 THE STORY BOOK OF WHEAT John C. Winston
 
1938 DAVID: FROM THE STORY TOLD IN THE FIRST BOOK OF SAMUEL AND THE FIRST BOOK OF KINGS John C. Winston
 
1938 JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS John C. Winston
 
1938 MOSES: FROM THE STORY TOLD IN THE OLD TESTAMENT John C. Winston
 
1938 RUTH: FROM THE STORY TOLD IN THE BOOK OF RUTH John C. Winston
 
1938 STORIES FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT John C. Winston
 
1939 THE STORY BOOK OF COTTON John C. Winston
 
1939 THE STORY BOOK OF RAYON John C. Winston
 
1939 THE STORY BOOK OF SILK John C. Winston
 
1939 THE STORY BOOK OF THINGS WE WEAR: WOOL, COTTON, SILK, RAYON John C. Winston
 
1939 The STORY BOOK OF WOOL John C. Winston
 
1941 AN AMERICAN A B C Macmillan
 
1942 STORY OF JESUS Macmillan
 
1945 THE ROOSTER CROWS: A BOOK OF AMERICAN RHYMES AND JINGLES, THE Macmillan
 
1947 AMERICA’S STAMPS: THE STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U. S. POSTAGE STAMPS Macmillan
 
1948 MY VERY FIRST BOOK Macmillan
 
1949 THE BOX WITH RED WHEELS Macmillan
 
1950 THE CIRCUS BABY Macmillan
 
1951 A BIRD IN THE HAND: SAYINGS FROM POOR RICHARD’S ALMANAC Macmillan
 
1953 STORY OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Macmillan
 
1954 OFF TO BED: 7 STORIES FOR WIDE-AWAKES Macmillan
 
1955 THE BOY WHO HAD NO HEART Macmillan
 
1956 THE SILVER MACE: A STORY OF WILLIAMSBURG Macmillan
 
1958 THE PEPPERNUTS Macmillan
 
1962 THE SHEPHERD PSALM: Psalm XXIII From The Books Of PSALMS Macmillan

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