Books

Below is a catalog of books that Marjorie Cooper illustrated, sometimes under the name “Margie” or “Elizabeth Webbe.” This catalog is a work in progress. If you discover that I have omitted a book you know about, please leave a comment on this page so I can add it to the list.

Henry's Wagon

Peg Dikeman, Henry’s Wagon (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1946).

Elsie Church, Gidappy (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin's House, 1948).

Elsie Church, Gidappy (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1948).

Elsie Church, Farm Babies (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin's House, 1948).

Elsie Church, Farm Babies (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1948).

Elsie Church, Peter the Pony, (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin's House, 1948).

Elsie Church, Peter the Pony, (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1948).

mother-goose

Mother Goose Rhymes (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1948).

The Ducks The Rabbits

The Ducks the Rabbits and the Little Hens (Kenosha, Wisc.: John Martin’s House, 1948). Author unknown.

Barnyard Babies

Edith Lowe, Barnyard Babies (London: Collins, 1948).

Friendly Farm

Edith Lowe, Friendly Farm (1948). More info and better photo would be welcomed.

Jean J. Parrish, Forest Babies (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1949).

Jean J. Parrish, Forest Babies (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1949).

Godfrey Lynn, Mrs. Hen Goes to Market (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1949).

Godfrey Lynn, Mrs. Hen Goes to Market (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1949).

Henrietta's Ride

Godfrey Lynn, Henrietta’s Ride (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1949).

Ian Munn, Johnny and the Birds (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Ian Munn, Johnny and the Birds (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Fun With Animals

Katharine Hall, Fun with Animals (Garden City, NY: Garden City Publ. Co., 1950).

Ian Munn, Five Beds for Bitsy: A Puppy Grows Up (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Ian Munn, Five Beds for Bitsy: A Puppy Grows Up (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

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Ian Munn, Five Beds For Bitsy: A Puppy Grows Up (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Clement Clarke Moore, The Night Before Christmas (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Clement Clarke Moore, The Night Before Christmas (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1950).

Josephine van Dolzen Pease, The Children That Lived in a Shoe (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1951).

Josephine van Dolzen Pease, The Children That Lived in a Shoe (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1951).

Captain Kitty front cover

Godfrey Lynn, Captain Kitty (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1951).

Dorothy Bell Briggs, Noah's Ark (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1952).

Dorothy Bell Briggs, Noah’s Ark (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1952).

Ian Munn, The Little Mailman of Bayberry Lane (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1952).

Ian Munn, The Little Mailman of Bayberry Lane (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1952).

Alf Evers, Bobby's Happy Day (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1953).

Alf Evers, Bobby’s Happy Day (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1953).

Anna Ratzesberger, Ponies (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1953).

Anna Ratzesberger, Ponies (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1953).

Anna Ratzesberger, Pets (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1954).

Anna Ratzesberger, Pets (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1954).

Mary Alice Jones, Bible Stories: Old Testament (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1954).

Mary Alice Jones, Bible Stories: Old Testament (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1954).

Mary Alice Jones, Prayers and Graces for a Small Child (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1955).

Mary Alice Jones, Prayers and Graces for a Small Child (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1955).

Jean Fritz, Growing Up (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Jean Fritz, Growing Up (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Wallace Wadsworth, Seven Wonderful Cats (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Wallace Wadsworth, Seven Wonderful Cats (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Edith Kent Battle, Boys and Girls Who Knew Jesus (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Edith Kent Battle, Boys and Girls Who Knew Jesus (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Mary Alice Jones, Tell Me About Heaven (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Mary Alice Jones, Tell Me About Heaven (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Marjorie Barrows (ed.), Read Aloud Poems Every Young Child Should Know (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1957).

Marjorie Barrows (ed.), Read Aloud Poems Every Young Child Should Know (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1957).

Santa's Rocket Sleigh

Florence Storch, Santa’s Rocket Sleigh (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1957).

Mary Alice Jones, Tell Me About Christmas (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1958).

Mary Alice Jones, Tell Me About Christmas (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1958).

Jane Lowe Paschall, A Present for the Princess (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959).

Jane Lowe Paschall, A Present for the Princess (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959).

(See the Falmouth Enterprise article mentioning this book.)

Peggy Burrows, The Enchanted Egg (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

Peggy Burrows, The Enchanted Egg (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1956).

The Three Bears (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

The Three Bears (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

Rumpelstiltskin (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

Rumpelstiltskin (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

Sleeping Beauty (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

Sleeping Beauty (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1959). No author indicated.

Twilight Tales

Twilight Tales (Chicago: Rand McNally). Date and author uncertain.

Once Upon A Time: Story of the Frog Prince (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1960). No author indicated.

Once Upon A Time: Story of the Frog Prince (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1960). No author indicated.

Kitten Twins

Helen Wing, The Kitten Twins (Chicago, Rand McNally, 1960)

Mary Alice Jones, The Baby Jesus (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Mary Alice Jones, The Baby Jesus (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Mary Alice Jones, God Loves Me (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Mary Alice Jones, God Loves Me (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Helen Wing, The Squirrel Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Helen Wing, The Squirrel Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Dorothy Thompson Landis, My Flower Book (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Dorothy Thompson Landis, My Flower Book (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1961).

Robert Louis Stevenson, A Child's Garden of Verses (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1962).

Robert Louis Stevenson, A Child’s Garden of Verses (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1962).

Lillie D. Chaffin, A Garden Is Good (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1963).

Lillie D. Chaffin, A Garden Is Good (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1963).

Valerie Grayland, Early One Morning (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1963).

Valerie Grayland, Early One Morning (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1963).

Pony Twins

Helen Wing, The Pony Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964).

Helen Wing, The Bunny Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964).

Helen Wing, The Bunny Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964).

Three Little Kittens (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964). No author indicated.

Three Little Kittens (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964). No author indicated.

Valerie Grayland, Baby Sister (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964).

Valerie Grayland, Baby Sister (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964).

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Mary Alice Jones, God Is Good (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965).

Rhoda Wyatt Woodstock, Three Little Ducks (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965). Cover picture by Elizabeth Webbe.

Rhoda Wyatt Woodstock, Three Little Ducks (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965). Cover picture by Elizabeth Webbe.

Helen Wing, The Teddy Bear Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965).

Helen Wing, The Teddy Bear Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965).

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Marjorie Cooper, Jeepers the Little Frog (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965).

SnowWhite&RoseRed

Snow-White and Rose-Red (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1966).

Helen Wing, The Happy Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1966).

Helen Wing, The Happy Twins (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1966).

Renee Bartkowski, Our World of Color and Sound (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1967).

Renee Bartkowski, Our World of Color and Sound (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1967).

Read Me Some Poems (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Read Me Some Poems (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Barbara Young, The Kittens' Voyage (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Barbara Young, The Kittens’ Voyage (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Arla Topper, The Pony Show (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Arla Topper, The Pony Show (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968).

Ida Harper Simmons, Let's Find Koala Bears (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1969).

Ida Harper Simmons, Let’s Find Koala Bears (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1969).

Evelyn Swetnam, Look for a Rainbow (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1972).

Evelyn Swetnam, Look for a Rainbow (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1972).

Solveig Paulson Russell, Seashells for Katie and Andy (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1973).

Solveig Paulson Russell, Seashells for Katie and Andy (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1973).

 

Frank Lewis, Johnny's Secret (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1975).

Frank Lewis, Johnny’s Secret (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1975).

How Seeds Travel

Robert J. Faber, How Seeds Travel (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1976).

Jean Lewis, Santa's Runaway Elf (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1977).

Jean Lewis, Santa’s Runaway Elf (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1977).

Ponies (Chicago: Rand McNally). No Date or Author indicated.

Ponies (Chicago: Rand McNally). No Date or Author indicated.

Kittens (Chicago: Rand McNally). No Date or Author indicated.

Kittens (Chicago: Rand McNally). No Date or Author indicated.

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