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The Rim Of The Prarie, Aldrich, Bess Streeter
61 Aldrich, Bess Streeter The Rim Of The Prarie
NY A. L. Burt Company 1925 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth with black ruled titles. Tips and spine ends rubbed. Name on foxed endpp, vint bookstore sticker and price tag on rear paste down. 352 pp plus other offerings in rear. A western story set in a small town in Nebraska on 'the rim of the prairie'. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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62 Aldrich, Lawson M. The Cheechako. Facts, Fables, Recipes SIGNED
ME Down East Books 1982 0892721561 / 9780892721566 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
1st edition paperback signed by author: With Best Wishes Lawson M. Aldrich on half title page. Light color loss from storage. 183 pp. The author states that this book is in no way meant to provide a complete cookbook. Rather, you will find an eclectic choice of old time family recipes plus those we have developed or adapted and serve at the Cheechako Restaurant in Maine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Story of a Bad Boy, Aldrich, Thomas Bailey
63 Aldrich, Thomas Bailey The Story of a Bad Boy
IL The Goldsmith Publishing Co. Possible First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + Book 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth hardcover with black titles on boards and backstrip. Gift dedication on fep dated 1933. No date on book possible first edition. No soil or tears on 250 pg text. Edges browned w/age but not brittle. Colorful clipped dj in mylar shows a boy on deck of a sailing shop with a one leg 'pirate' and two deck hands hauling up nets behind them. Very light wear to tips, displays beautifully in new mylar. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Reasons and Raisins, Aldridge, Josephine & Richard
64 Aldridge, Josephine & Richard Reasons and Raisins
CA Parnassus Press 1972 0395276896 / 9780395276891 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Larrecq, John 
Tight bright copy in mustard colored cloth boards. DJ has 2 small closed tears at foot of frt panel, light rubbing at tips, displays well in new mylar. Text fine. Little Fox's box of stolen raisins brings him adventures and causes him problems. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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I Want to be a Cowboy  Sesame Street, Alexander, Liza
65 Alexander, Liza I Want to be a Cowboy Sesame Street
Western Publishing 1992 0307131173 / 9780307131171 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Ewers, Joe 
1st edition glossy paperback with some independant little munchkin has written a barely visible (girl) behind the word cowboy on the front cover, not a black pen mark, just a whitish indentation. Else as new. Describes in words and pictures the duties of a cowboy. Picture on cover shows Elmo riding a buckskin horse. Geared for small children. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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Babies Are Like That, Alexander, Martha
66 Alexander, Martha Babies Are Like That
NY Golden Press 1967 First Edition Pictorial Boards As New Near Fine Book 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall Illustrated 
As new with sharp tips and spine ends. No names in spaces provided. Glossy dj is price clipped and has a 1/4" closed tear at foot of front panel. Otherwise, looks like it came out of a time capsul. Exceedingly rare and very collectible copy of this Martha Alexander title. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Marty McGee's Space Lab, No Girls Allowed, Alexander, Martha
67 Alexander, Martha Marty McGee's Space Lab, No Girls Allowed
NY The Dial Press 1981 0803751575 / 9780803751576 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall illustrated 
Not exlib. 1st edition hardcover in white background boards and some text margins show very light soil. 32 pp weill illustrated in half-tone art. No names but some kid crossed out the name Jenny in the text and wrote Katie next to it. We mended it with white-out and a neat pen and it is now a more than suitable reading copy. Marty McGee does not like girls - especially when they break into his space lab. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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68 Alexander, Martha Nobody Asked Me if I Wanted a Baby Sister
The Dial Press 1977 Revised Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Ex-Library 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 
Tight book w/one school stamp on inside cover, no marks on outside of book or on interior pages. No card pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All pages present, crisp, tight and more than presentable. A darling little book about a little boy who is concerned about the pending addition to the family. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Magic Picture, Alexander, Martha
69 Alexander, Martha The Magic Picture
NY Puffin 1984 0140505059 / 9780140505054 First Edition Pictorial Paperback Covers Near Fine No Jacket 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall Illustrated 
As new save for light crease on frt cover. Adorable, wordless flip book where two girls in a picture on the wall come to life and pinch three muffins a young boy has placed on the table in front of them. The girls each eat one and after the boy comes back to find all three muffins missing, he scolds the sleeping dog under the table. After he leaves the room again, the girls feed the last muffin to silence the barking dog. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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70 Alexander, Martha When the New Baby Comes, I'm Moving Out
Puffin Pied Piper 1981 0140547231 / 9780140547238 9th Printing Paperback Fine No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Illustrated 
Fine glossy paperback Pages unmarked, text tight. 32 pgs. Oiver is going to be a big brother, and he doesn't like the idea one bit. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Communism in Latin America, Alexander, Robert J.
71 Alexander, Robert J. Communism in Latin America
NJ Rutgers University Press 1957 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Name on fep, 449 pp text tight and bright w/faint soil on edge of page block. Unclipped dj in new mylar sunned at spine w/title still more than legible. One small chip at mid gutter area, few small closed tears, light color loss at tips, displays well. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Cosmogenisis For Children (of All Ages) A Teilhardian Perspective, Alexander, Thomas
72 Alexander, Thomas Cosmogenisis For Children (of All Ages) A Teilhardian Perspective
Privately Printed 1971 First Edition Soft cover Very Good + No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Illustrated 
1st edition paperback in blue card covers lightly soiled, Do Not Remove in green marker at head of cover. 44 pg stapled booklet of quantum physics for children meant to be used as a coloring book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The W. Alexander Collection  Desert Garden #WA-4, Alexander, W.
73 Alexander, W. The W. Alexander Collection Desert Garden #WA-4
Magic Art Supplies, Inc 1986 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Illustrated 
1st edition paperback showing moderate surface wear at tips from storage, internally tight & bright. A folded card instruction book showing techniques to produce a lovely desert scene. 8 8 1/2" x 11" card pages include a full size page devoted to displaying the finished product, a signed print by W. Alexander entitled Desert Garden. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Holy Hours In The Holy Land, Alexander, Walter R., D.D.
74 Alexander, Walter R., D.D. Holy Hours In The Holy Land
MI Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
Blue faux leather boards still sharp at tips, spine ends bumped. bit of color loss along lower edge. 160 pp text as new with 4 pp of b/w photos. Price clipped dj shows loss at tips but displays well in new mylar. The author travels through Jerusalem and relays his impressions of each site. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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I Would Steal Horses, Alexie, Sherman
75 Alexie, Sherman I Would Steal Horses
Slipstream 1992 Limited First Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Near fine first limited edition paperback. Exceedingly rare, only 500 copies of this title were issued with only 100 copies being distributed to the public overall. 30 pp, there are five, small, light spot stains (look like water dots, it is not dark soil) on margins of pages 19-22, upper fore-edge corner is lightly brushed, there is a minuscule amount of rust on the staples, else as new. The author's second work is Slipstream's Fifth Annual Chapbook Contest Winner. Shared in part from the rear cover: "Sherman Alexie is an enrolled Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian from Wellpinit, Washington, on the Spokane Indian Reservation. His first book, The Business of Fancydancing, was published by Hanging Loose Press. His poems and stories have appeared in many magazines and journals. "Native American writing is about survival," Alexie says, "We recently went over one million in population, estimated as 75-90 percent less than the population when whites first arrived in America. With that kind of genocidal philosophy prevalent, it is our strongest tradition, our longest dance, to remain alive, to survive."" 
Price: 4500.00 USD
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Pastry & Sweets for the Dinner & Supper Tables   Practical Hints on Their Preparation Seventh Edition, Alfred Bird & Sons
76 Alfred Bird & Sons Pastry & Sweets for the Dinner & Supper Tables Practical Hints on Their Preparation Seventh Edition
Birmingham, England Alfred Bird & Sons Seventh Edition Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" Tall 
7th edition paperback in green illustrated paper covers chipped w/loss and tape repairs. Text browned and brittle, few pages with small chips at lower edges, no text affected. Very early 7th edition of this popular vintage English cookbook with 62 recipes. Very fragile item. with stains and much loss to rear cover. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Spelling As Developed in the Language Arts Program of The New Alice and Jerry Books Grades 1 Through 3, Alice & Jerry
77 Alice & Jerry Spelling As Developed in the Language Arts Program of The New Alice and Jerry Books Grades 1 Through 3
Row, Peterson and Company Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall No Illustrations 
Very good paperback with light soil on white background covers, 36 pp text crisp and unmarked. No date, circa 1950s. The system encourages guidance in spelling as part of this "Language Arts" program. A very uncommon addition to your Alice and Jerry collection. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Diogenes  The Story of the Greek Philosopher, Aliki
78 Aliki Diogenes The Story of the Greek Philosopher
NJ Prentice-Hall 1968 Possible First Hardcover Near Fine Good + Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Brown cloth covered boards, light color loss at still sharp tips. Text tight and unmarked. DJ in new mylar is price clipped and has a sizable chip out of rear panel, small closed tear at head of frt panel and color loss at lightly rubbed tips. 32pp. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Story of William Penn, Aliki
79 Aliki The Story of William Penn
NJ Prentice-Hall Inc. 1964 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hardcover Very Good + Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Tight bright former library book with pocket and all pages present. Tape marks on endpapers. 32 pp. Unclipped dj in mylar shows some wear at head of spine and subsequent areas at head of dj panel approx 1" from spine, displays well. Story of the early Quaker settlers illustrated in color and blw throughout. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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80 Aliki The Two of Them
NY Greenwillow Books 1979 0688842259 / 9780688842253 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good - Good + Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Aliki 
1st edition hardcover exlib with typical imperfections with pocket and rep missing. Back flap of dj is 3/4 missing. Describes the relationship of a grandfather and his granddaughter from her birth to his death. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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