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Pepe Moreno and the Dilapidated Donkey

By: Allen, Eric

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, A.S. Barnes and Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 4722

Condition: Very Good

1st edition ex-lib illust buckram hardcover. Colorful dj in mylar has wear at spine ends, a 3/4 inch closed tear at upper dj flap fold, and has flaps pasted to inside covers. Pocket pulled but all pages present. 59 pp text crisp and white. Sylvia decided to spend her birthday money and bid on a very old, rather crumpled donkey which she wins. When Pepe Moreno catches wind he was quick to take action that rapidly whirled them away into hilarious adventure. View more info

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By: Ashforth, Camilla

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Candlewick Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 1131

ISBN: 1564022528

Condition: Near Fine

1st edition hardcover in glossy boards/no dj. 1st US edition (so stated), near fine w/negligible bumps to corners. No marks inside. Darling story of a toy bear and rabbit; James and Horatio who accept a challenge to race from Calamity, a disaster-prone donkey. View more info

Zonkey, The Donkey

By: Athey, Virginia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: VA, Lucky Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43546

ISBN: 0922510105

Condition: Near Fine

Darling glossy 20 pp paperback with sharp tips and spine ends. Well illust in color. Farmer Gray is tired of Zonkey's antics on the farm and takes him to the circus to sell. Once there, the sights and sounds put Zonkey in a playful mood. He dances and plays and earns money for the farmer, who then decides to keep him and train him for the circus. View more info

A Donkey's Tale/ Ali-Baba and the Forty Thieves

By: Barreto, Silvia; Adapted By Nancy Peleg

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Brazil, Melbooks: 1987

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 25713

Condition: Very Good +

This is a 12 pg childrens story, it is a flip book with Ali-Baba and the Fourty Theives (also 12 pgs) on the reverse side of the book. Page block pulled at staples, re-glued and holding fine. Former owners name stamp on Ali-Baba fep. View more info

Clayton's Path

By: Bishop, Brett; Olson, Laura

Price: $17.00

Publisher: TX, Apogee Publishing: 2001

Seller Id: 45763

ISBN: 0970003536

Condition: Good

Straight and square paperback has tiny abrasion on lower frt cov fore-edge, some roughness along paper backstrip, two splits now repaired. Touch of soil in sky of frt cover does not detract. 40 pp text flawless. No names, tears or soil. Clayton, a kind but overly exuberant pack mule, sometimes annoys his friends as they wind their way down the canyon's trails. When his thoughtless antics separate him from the rest of the pack, Clayton finds a new path and discovers... View more info

Caleb's Colt

By: Briscoe, Jill

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CA, Focus on the Family: 1989

Seller Id: 21810

ISBN: 0929608240

Condition: Very Good +

Glossy hardcover has a smudged previous "To Tina, Love Mom and Dad Easter 1991 on fep. Tips and spine ends sharp. 41 pp text crisp and unmarked. An interesting Easter story. Caleb struggles to tame his hard-headed donkey. But when Christ borrows the animal for his triumphant entry, amazing things begin to happen-- to the colt as well as Caleb! An Easter story. View more info

Slim, Shorty, and the Mules

By: Christoher, Stewart

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Scott, Foresman and Company: 1976

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 30660

ISBN: 0673106330

Condition: Very Good +

Tight bright uncirculated library copy with light wear at tips and few light creases. No tears or soil inside. One rubber stamp on inside cover retiring it from library. Scott, Foresman reading program Reading Unlimited Level 4. Slim and Shorty live out west, far from town and have run out of food, so they take the mules into town to carry the big shopping haul home. On the way they run into some mathmatical dilemmas keeping track of their mules but all resolves in a fun... View more info


By: Ciantar, George

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Shorthand Publications Ltd: 1992

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller Id: 31167

ISBN: 0790104458

Condition: Very Good

Literary 2000 Stage 7 reader. 5th printing paperback with bumped tips, 32 pp text tight and bright. Sticker rems on rear cover from former owner's addy label. A young boy left alone to amuse himself, while his Mother worked.Bored one day he looked down from his balcony onto the marketplace, he saw and fell in love with the donkeys thus his desire for one as a pet. View more info

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Looking-For-Something. The Story of a Stray Burrow of Ecuador

By: Clark, Ann Nolan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 2986

Condition: Very Good

1st edition 2nd printing 1954. Illustrated HB boards are bumped and show soil and edge wear. 55 pp text is clean with a few page dents from turning. Gray Burro was a stray burro looking for something, he didn't know quite what. But he looked for it all over Ecuador, from the banana trees, through the city of Guay-a-quil, down the rivers, and up the high mountains, until he found the "something" he'd been searching for so long. View more info

Jules the Mule Book 5

By: Clements, Cindy & Zach

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Modern Curriculum Press:

Seller Id: 34850

ISBN: 0813606144

Condition: Very Good

Crossed out name on inside rear cover. Whopper book with 8 pages. Part of the Modern Curriculum Press. View more info

A Very Special Donkey

By: Davis, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IL, Science Research Associates, Inc: 1962

Seller Id: 42990

Condition: Good +

Rare paperback with clear tape along stapled spine edge. Color loss on covers, former owner's stamp on inside cover, 24 pp. Not exlib. Age toning in margins of text, soil spot on head of inside cov. View more info

Training Your Donkey A Guide to Basic Training and In-Hand Work

By: Dunkels, Marjorie

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.: 1979

Seller Id: 45600

ISBN: 0851310486

Condition: Very Good

Pink soft cover with moderate surface wear and color loss, no names, tears or soil within the 52 pp text. Orig published in 1970, this is the 3rd printing of 1979. A really cute little book includes: Before Anything Else/ Getting To Know Each Other/ Lessons Proper/ General Points/ Donkey Chat/ After All That. This handbook attempts to set out, simply and clearly, a method of the basic training necessary to produce a well-mannered donkey. Beginning with the initial r... View more info

The Small Miracle

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1953

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 45776

Condition: Very Good

Attractive offering in grey cloth with gold titles show bumped tips and spine ends, really nice duo tone ink sketched endpps of the city skyline. Tidy and tiny gift dedication on 2nd blank fep. Original dust wrapper with David Knight's pastel pink, green, white and sand are beautiful on dj 's wrap-around art and within. The DJ flap is price clipped and does have a sticker pull on the upper fore-edge of front panel, has been touched up, see image. 2" closed tear ... View more info

The Burro of Barnegat Road

By: Goetz, Delia

Price: $5.00

Publisher: IL, Science Research Associates, Inc: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 41481

Condition: Good

Reprint ppaperback with color loss and surface wear, clear cello tape along spine. Chula the Mexican burro, might be gentle at heart, but she was too noisy for the neighbors on Barnegat Road. And she didn't want to work, as Grandma through she should. Nor did she want to let Wally & Dorothy ride on her back. It wasn't long before everyone began to think that the whole idea had been a great mistake. Could they find a way to make Chula happy & useful? View more info

Brighty of the Grand Canyon

By: Henry, Marguerite

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1953

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller Id: 39540

ISBN: 0590023543

Condition: Very Good

7th printing paperback with negligible color loss at tips, age toned text appears unread. 223 pp with map on last page. View more info

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Horses, Mules, and Ponies and How to Keep Them

By: Herbert, Henry William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Lyons Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 7303

ISBN: 1585741477

Condition: Near Fine

Near fine, 1st printing paperback that appears unread. Negligible color loss at one tip from storage. 425 pp text crisp and unmarked. This complete guide, originally published in 1859, includes every subject of interest to those who, for pleasure or business, own or use a horse. A vivid historical portrait of horse keeping prior to the American Civil War, though much of it is still relevant and useful to today's breeders and stablemen. Includes How to Breed Horses/ Br... View more info

The Mule Who Struck It Rich

By: Hoff, Syd

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Readers Digest: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27543

Condition: Near Fine

1st printing paperback with light surface wear from storage but spine cracked from a sideways bend. 32 clean tight pages. Have you ever seen a mule in a swimming pool? When this mule strikes gold he does some really funny things. View more info

The Easter Donkey

By: Holland, Isabelle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: WI, Western Publishing Co: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41585

ISBN: 0307165442

Condition: Near Fine

1st edition hardcover with small rub at head of spine, else fine. 41 pp. The story of a boy and his beloved donkey as they are caught up in the great events of the first Easter. The boy cannot believe the stories he hears about a new king who works wonders, but when he loses his animal friend, the boy discovers the miracles of love, faith and forgiveness. View more info

Sunny Stories. Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series No. 808 (Two Donkey's on Cover Eating out of Cottage Window Box)

By: Hoyer, M.A., Williams, Margery, Et al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 36968

Condition: Good +

Color glossy illustrated boards showing a donkey and her colt eating flowers from a cottage window box. Corners of boards rubbed, Red cloth backstrip in good shape w/light rubbing at head. Faint pencil name on upper edge of frt cover. 72 pg text is browned but not brittle. Front hinge cracked, spine has been properly reglued with ph neutral bookbinder's adhesive. No names, tears or soil within. #808 in the Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. An anthology of stories, t... View more info

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The Winter Donkey

By: Lamplugh, Lois

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch Pubs: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 507

ISBN: 023397198X

Condition: Fine

Fine hard cover in fine dust wrapper. Grey embossed paper covered boards. Illustrated color DJ. 126 p. "It all began on a summer outing at Porthbargos Bay, when Matthew's little sister tried to persuade their grandfather to winter one of the beach donkeys on his Cornish small-holding. He didn't say yes, but then he didn't say no, either. Their grandmother, though, was less than happy at the prospect.' animals always mean tears,' she said firmly, and refused to expla... View more info