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A Sending of Dragons Pit Dragons Book 3

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $10.50

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25018

ISBN: 0385295871

Condition: Very Good


Cocked and slightly shelf worn, all pages and pocket present. Unclipped dj in new mylar displays well w/no call tags or lib stamps/stickers anywhere. 189 pp. Falsely accused of sabotage, Jakkin and Akki are left to certain death in the wilderness of the planet Austar IV but, with the aid of five baby dragons, manage not only to survive but also to gain unusual powers and insights. View more info

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Tam Lin

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $13.50

Publisher: CA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28993

ISBN: 0152842616

Condition: Good +


Color loss along dk green lower boards, text tight and bright. Unclipped DJ is coffee? stained at head with a crescent shaped mark extending 1/3 of the way into the frt panel and only 1/5 of the way on the rear. No call tags on backstrip or exlib stamps/stickers on rear panel. Small tape rems on pastedns, frt hinge wobbly but not split. Retold from a Scottish ballad, a young lass reclaims her ancestral home and fights for the release of Tam Lin from the Fairy Queen. View more info

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Picnic With Piggins

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: FL, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30557

ISBN: 0152615342

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright uncirculated exlib without pocket or evidence of ever having had one. One withdrawn stamp on fep, call tag on backstrip & 2 lib stickers on rear dj panel. Corners sharp but lightly rubbed, internally crisp and clean, save for small tape marks on endpps. Stated first edition. Unclipped, colorful dj in mylar displays beautifully. A picnic in the country develops a mystery which turns out to be a birthday surprise. View more info

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Piggins

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40667

ISBN: 0152616853

Condition: Very Good


Crisp copy with rubbed lower tips and head of spine, text tight but shows finger soil and light wrinkles from thumbing. Unclipped dj in brand new mylar has no call tags or xlib marks whatsoever. Displays beautifully on the shelf. The first book in Yolen's Piggins series. During a dinner party, the lights go out and Mrs. Reynard's beautiful diamond necklace is stolen, but Piggins the butler quickly discovers the real thief. View more info

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The Simple Prince

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Parents Magazine Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41256

ISBN: 0819309605

Condition: Very Good


VG first edition copy with complete number line. Not exlib. Lightly bumped and rubbed tips, text tight and bright with tidy name on fep. A prince who has tired of his life at court aspires to lead the simple life, but finds it much harder than he imagined. View more info

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Bravo, Minski SIGNED

By: Yorinks, Arhtur

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Michael di Capua Books/ Farrar Straus Giroux: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 32725

ISBN: 0374309515

Condition: Very Good +


Signed by Arthur Yorinks on half title page. First Edition, First Printing. Not exlib. Tight bright green cloth hardcover with light sunning to extremties, internally tight and bright. 32 pp. Fifth collaboration by the pair. They won the Caldecott Medal for their previous book, Hey Al. View more info

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Louis The Fish

By: Yorinks, Arhtur

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1983

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 32745

Condition: Fine


2nd printing hardcover in blue cloth with sharp tips and spine ends. Not exlib, No names, tears or soil. Price-clipped dj in new mylar has one 1/2" closed tear at head of frt panel., some indentations from writing, and one small soil spot on lower fore edge of frt panel. Louis is a butcher. He has a nice shop on Flatbush, with steady customers. He's "always friendly, always helpful, a wonderful guy. " But Louis is not happy. He hates meat! All his life he's been surrounded by meat. His grandfather was a butcher. His father was a butcher. His whole childhood, even his birthdays... View more info

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Sam Patch The Big Time Jumper

By: York, Carol Beach

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NJ, Troll: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 1001

ISBN: 0893753068

Condition: Very Good


First Troll Edition. 46 pp. Ex-lib in tight bright condition. Illustrated covered HB boards/no dj. Light surface soil, text clean. All pp and pocket present. Relates the extraordinary feats of Sam Patch, the early nineteenth-century daredevil jumper, whose greatest achievement was jumping off Niagara Falls. View more info

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The Doll in the Bakeshop

By: York, Carol Beach

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Franklin Watts: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10501

Condition: Fair


Worn reading copy. Rep removed, taped rear hinge, ink doodling on fep, shelf worn boards. Dj in new mylar with closed tears and chipped spine ends salvaged from book and a glue-happy librarian so heavy paper pulls on paste downs. No call tags on book or dj, displays ok on the shelf. 98 pp. A wise ans worldly cat called Mr. Bib and a very timid mouse known as Tiptoe-Softly plan Julietta's rescue from the bakeshop window, where the baker put her in hopes that the little girl who left her in his bakeshop would recognize and retrieve her. View more info

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Tales from the Punkin Patch: Punky's Adventure SIGNED

By: Yosowitz, Edward Dr.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: IN, IBJ Corp.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33791

Condition: Fine


Signed by author, "9/2/05, May God Bless You, Edward Yosowitz" "It is a funny thing, but sometimes people call a pumpkin a gourd. Can you imagine? We never knew that when we were growing up. Well, I shouldn't say we never knew that, because we had a lovely teacher who told us all about pumpkins. Her name was Miss Ruth, and we all loved her. View more info

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Foxy Grandpa

By: Young, Chip

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canada, Clarke, Irwin & Co. Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14604

ISBN: 0772005222

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover, no dj. Lightly bumped tips. Tidy gift dedication on verso fep. Mouse performing referee signals on illust end papers, micro soil spot on blank rep. 58 pp. Boards slightly cocked. View more info

Red Clark Takes A Hand

By: Young, Gordon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46373

Condition: Fair


First edition hardcover in red cloth covered boards with black title and a cow's skull in a circle. Published serially under the title Red Clark Takes Charge. This is a well read ex-lib with bumped tips and spine ends and some shelfwear strangely at head of boards, not at the foot. Inner hinge papers are fine, 277 page block is tight and bright. School library stamp on fep, no card pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All pages present. The dust jacket has no call tags on spine, but there is visible soil, chipping and color loss at periphery. DJ flaps are glued to paste-downs. Fr... View more info

The Fighting Fool

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD.: 1953

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller Id: R46366

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality fifth edition hardcover in green paper covered boards with black titles and a black cover illustration of a man 'pistol whipping' another. Spine ends bumped, corners still sharp, no names or markings within save for a dozen foxing dots on page block fore-edge, and one dot at head. 200 pp text is crisp and unmarked with a short, now-unfolded crease with 1/8" closed tears on either end and 1/8 closed tear at the foot of several pages after it. Light age-toning on both endpapers, where the dust jacket *wasn't* touching, remainder of story fine with a tight, bright page block. ... View more info

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Red Clark Of Tulluco

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $47.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD.: 1953

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller Id: R46367

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality fourth edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black titles and a black cover illustration of two cowboys gun fignting before a spooked & jumpy horse. Spine ends bumped, corners still sharp, 187 pages are crisp and clean without tears or problems save for some very light foxing, primarily at top edge and a bit of light age-toning on both endpapers where the dust jacket *wasn't* touching. Price-clipped dust jacket with white background backstrip and rear panel shows light, even surface soil and a 1" x 1/4" wide triangular chip at head of rear dj gutter. Light ... View more info

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Red Clark Rides Alone

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $26.00

Publisher: NY, A. L. Burt Bompany: 1953

Seller Id: R46368

Condition: Very Good


Straight and solid hardcover in orange cloth covered boards with black spine title and a black cover illustration of Red Clark riding a galloping horse while shooting a gun with his right hand. 5/8" long scratch on frt board 1" up from lower edge hasn't broken the cloth. Not exlib. Book tips and spine ends bumped with cloth broken on lower frt board tip only. Top edge of 301 page block is dyed red. The text is crisp and clean without tears or names. There is a very light watermark on frt endpaper fore-edge, and a faint soil spot on rear endpaper. The only illustrations are a f... View more info

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Red Clark On The Border

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Sun Dial Press Young Westerns: 1937

Seller Id: R46369

Condition: Very Good


Straight and solid hardcover in grey cloth covered boards with black spine title and a Young Westerns cowboy on a rearing horse in ca circle at foot of spine. Not exlib. Book tips still sharp, spine ends bumped with broken cloth and board showing at foot of frt cover near gutte. Top edge of 287 page block is dyed grey. The text is crisp and clean without tears or names, one faint soil spot on frt pastedown, fore-edge of page block untrimmed. The un-clipped (and unpriced) jacket shows several small chips at spine ends and bit of color/paper loss at head of frt flap fold. Jacket displays... View more info

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Red Clark Two-Gun Man

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Sun Dial Press Young Westerns: 1938

Seller Id: R46370

Condition: Good


Straight and solid hardcover in royal blue cloth covered boards with black spine title shows a few marks on cloth and light color loss along backstrip edges. Not exlib. Book tips and spine ends bumped with broken (rubbed) cloth at lower edges. The endpapers are slightly age-toned, without names or marks, the 271 pp text is crisp and clean without tears, and the fore-edge of the page block is untrimmed. The un-clipped (and unpriced) jacket has had an amateur repair with clear cello tape over lower quarter of backstrip, and a piece at foot of frt flap fold. Shows chips, color loss and surfa... View more info

Red Clark of the Arrowhead

By: Young, Gordon Ray

Price: $36.00

Publisher: NY, A. L. Burt Bompany: 1935

Seller Id: R46559

Condition: Very Good


Straight and solid reprint hardcover in sunny yellow- orange cloth covered boards with black spine title and a wrap around black cover illustration of Red Clark riding a galloping horse while shooting a gun with his right hand wraps around to the backstrip. Not exlib. Spine ends bumped but not rubbed, tips still sharp. Top edge of 303 page block is dyed red. Tidy gift ded on fep, the rest of the text is crisp and clean without tears or names. The un-clipped, (and unpriced) color illustrated dust jacket shows sunning on the backstrip with faded publisher and title but still legible. Seve... View more info

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Moorfield Finds a Friend

By: Young, Lesley

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Hoddder and Stoughton Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10317

ISBN: 0340537132

Condition: Fine


Cute first edition glossy hardcover with lightly bumped upper tips. Darling illust end papers of Moorfield the bear flipping flapjacks in a skillet. 32 crisp, unmarked pp. Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of York, The Fight for Sight (Special Appeal). Leo doesn't want to go to the circus but does and becomes enamored with the dancing bear circus act. View more info

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Tales of the Tamworth Two Two Little Pigs Make Friends

By: Young, Lesley; Brandreth, Gyles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Madcap Books / Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 24971

ISBN: 0233995056

Condition: Fine


The true-life adventures of Butch and Sundance the pigs who got away. View more info