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I Rode The Black Horse Far Away

By: Eastwick, Ivy O.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Abington Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 9122

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover with rubbed corners w/boards showing, 63 pp text tight and clean w/minor imperfections. Paste-on illustration on cover shows surface wear but still displays well. 63 pp of poems. Solid working copy, not pretty but all there. View more info

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The Glorious Mother Goose

By: Edens, Cooper

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32514

ISBN: 0689314345

Condition: Fine


Fine condition glossy first edition. Tips and spine ends sharp. Only thing that keeps this from being new are two light indentation lines on the frt board. They are colorless and are only noticeable if the light is right. 88 crisp and unmarked pages. In this unique volume, 42 of the best works of L. Leslie Brooke, Randolph Caldecott, Kate Greenaway, John Lawson, Arthur Rackham and many more appear together in 55 full-color and 34 black-and-white pieces each dated with the original date they were first printed. View more info

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The Igloo

By: Edwards, Clint

Price: $17.00

Publisher: VA, Igloo Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28693

ISBN: 096551840X

Condition: As New


1st edition black cloth hardcover with bright gilt titles 101 pp. Internally as new, crisp and unread. Glossy dj in new mylar shows negligible wear at very tips from storage, one .50" closed tear at head of rear panel. Gift quality, collectible book of poetry by Spotsylvania Virginia author Clint Edwards. View more info

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Listen and Play Rhymes One

By: Edwards, Dorothy

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Children's Books Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16412

ISBN: 0416203809

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with crisp tight text that shows two faint soil marks on last page, boards mint although somewhat yellowed if they started out as white. Gift quality landscape format book filled with adorable art and 12 interesting poems for little ones. View more info

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Leopards on Mars

By: Edwards, Richard

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, Viking: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 14815

ISBN: 0670838217

Condition: Very Good


1st edition ex-library hardcover with lightly bumped spine ends, corners still sharp, pocket pulled but all pages present. Few library stamps, white-out on feps. 80 pp filled with humorous prose and b/w illustrations. 'Surely the best poet for children to have emerged in the last decade' - Sunday Telegraph (from cover). View more info

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Weird Pet Poems

By: Evans, Dilys

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 12526

ISBN: 0590033867

Condition: Fine


Revised edition paperback with light curl to tips, 39 pp text unmarked. Two page colorful illustrations to accompany each poem. Humorous poetic look at which pet to choose when you're 8 years old. View more info

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The Eloise Wilkin Treasury

By: Falken, Linda C. Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Merrigold Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38376

ISBN: 0307155862

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy illustrated hardcover has sharp tips and spine ends. 70 illustrated pages with crisp text has no tears or writing. Not exlib. Favorite nursery rhymes, prayers, poems and stories with beautiful artwork by Eloise Wilkin. Gift quality volume. View more info

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Bits of Colored Glass SIGNED

By: Faulkner, Donald

Price: $17.00

Publisher: OH, Onyx Publishing Co: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 40635

Condition: Near Fine


Tight, bright 1st edition hardcover in black boards with silver gilt titles. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Signed by author on fep: To Nancy, Donald Faulkner". 72 pp text has a few round stained glass windows like on the jacket at the start of a few chapters, else, no illustrations. Unclipped white background dj shows discoloration and rubs/small chips at extremities, now protected in new mylar. The author's fourth book of poetry. From the author's preface: "Here are bits of colored glass That caught the eye of a rhyming scout As down the road he trod. Here are bits o... View more info

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Happiness is Everyday A Day-By-Day Guide To A Happy Week

By: Fewings, Fredric

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Roger Schlesinger: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15180

ISBN: 0850931789

Condition: Fine


Gift quality 1st edition hardcover in green cloth boards and glossy pictorial dj. 32 pp. Each day has its purpose, its problems, its pleasures. In his inimitable way, Fredric Fewings offers some good-humored advice to the very young (and to their parents) how best to make each day of the week a golden opportunity for bringing happiness to themselves and to everyone they meet. Not least of the delights are the charming drawings of John Lathey, which decorate these pages. View more info

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I Like Weather

By: Fisher, Aileen

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1960

Seller Id: 37041

ISBN: 0690431295

Condition: Very Good +


Yellow illustrated cloth hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends, 32 pp text is crisp and bright but no proper title page nor one appears to be removed. Darling illustrated endpps. Price clipped dj in new mylar shows few small chips & closed tears but displays well. NOT exlib. No individual poem titles listed. Book rambles on about different seasons and weather conditions Really cute color illustrations. Gift quality volume. View more info

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The Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam

By: Fitzgerald, Edward Translator

Price: $127.00

Publisher: NY, The Century Co.: 1903

Seller Id: 28804

Condition: Good


Lovely embossed leather boards with darkened foot of backstrip, foot of spine chipped, front cover for all practical purposes is detached. Gift dedication on fep dated 1903. Marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, 120 page block tight and bright. Name/date on fep. Tiny volume measures 5 1/4" tall x 2 3/4" wide. 1903. Fitzgerald translates the first, second, and fourth editions and includes pages of notes in rear. Super rare edition of this world famous poem. View more info

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Another Road, Another Time

By: Flues, Gil

Price: $100.00

Publisher: MD, The Bulltiger Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 23615

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback states book is a limited numbered edition but we find no number within. Clean ecru card covers, 87 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Book is dedicated & signed by Flues on half title page: "For Alice - Who lives just down the street and is a favorite neighbor. Gil Flues". Gift quality offering. View more info

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Patterns of Descent Poems By Richard Foerster SIGNED

By: Foerster, Richard

Price: $17.00

Publisher: WA, Orchises: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33804

ISBN: 0914061364

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in grey cloth with gold author's initials and spine title. Spine ends and tips sharp. Unclipped jacket is new mylar is mint. Gift quality presentation copy signed by author, "To Deborah's friend, Steve, on his birthday with every best wish. Richard Forester, 9-18-96". 94 pp text crisp and unmarked. This densely written book is filled with verbal images of water and water birds, growing plants, and flowers, and it is haunted by images of ghosts, the bedrock of memory, and the passion of uncertainty. View more info

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Sir Ribbeck of Ribbeck of Havelland

By: Fontane, Thodor; Translated By Elizabeth Shub

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1969

Seller Id: 13816

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing hardcover (so stated) no jacket. Ex-lib with pocket pulled but all pages present. Tips and spine ends sharp, boards clean. Trace of a call tag remains on backstrip. No dj. 32 pp text tight and bright. Told in rhyme is the story of Sir Ribbeck and his pear tree. He generously offers his pears to all. Knowing his heir is not as generous, he requests a pear to be buried beside him. While the heir fences off the pear tree so as not to share its fruit, a new tree grows at Ribbeck's graveside. Wonderful woodcuts by Nonny Hogrogian decorate this timeless tale based on a 19th century ... View more info

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This Little Piggy

By: Fraser, Phyllis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1942, Golden Book: 1992

Seller Id: 3997

ISBN: 0307301036

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated hardback w/light wear to extremities and cover, 42 pp text tight and bright. Crossed out name in space provided. Index of poems in rear. This is a commemorative facsimile edition published on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Little Golden Books. 36 different counting rhymes for you to enjoy with your little one. View more info

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Horace's Satires and Epistles

By: Fuchs, Jacob, Translator; Intro by William S. Anderson

Price: $17.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 5109

ISBN: 0393044793

Condition: Fine


Near fine 1st edition green cloth hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Illust corner clipped dj in mylar with few small closed tears and white parts are now yellowed. Still more than presentable. No names or writing within the 105 pp text which is on the small side. View more info

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Mother Goose

By: Fujikawa, Gyo

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 27971

ISBN: 0448018101

Condition: Very Good


This book came in two page counts. This is the larger deluxe format with 125 pages. A reprint hardcover with bumped spine ends, tips lightly rubbed, one crack through frt gutter, gift dedication on fep, no ownership names in spaces provided. View more info

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Mother Goose

By: Fujikawa, Gyo

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 41864

ISBN: 0448018101

Condition: Very Good


This book came in two page counts. This is the smaller format with 77 pages. A reprint hardcover with bumped spine ends, tips lightly rubbed, no ownership names in spaces provided. Really pretty full color endpapers. View more info

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The Cat Goes Fiddle-i-Fee

By: Galdone, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Clarion Books: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 27383

ISBN: 0899193366

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards. Spine ends and tips sharp. One tiny name on solid green pastedown is barely visible, else no writing, tears or soil in the 40 pp text. An old English rhyme names all the animals a farm boy feeds on his daily rounds. View more info

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Marl Amulet 2003 Volume 6, Number One 2002-2003

By: Gendreau, Rachel; Gopalan, Menaka Editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, Students of Wakefield School: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 22927

ISBN: 0764150685

Condition: Fine


As new, 1st edition 48 page paperback book of illustrated poems written by children of The Wakefield School, The Plains, VA. View more info