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Image for Smile If You Meet A Crocodile  A Mulberry Adventure Puppet Book

Smile If You Meet A Crocodile A Mulberry Adventure Puppet Book

By: Abisch, Roz; Kaplan, Boche

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, The Mulberry Press, Inc:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40599

ISBN: 088302053X

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with rubbed tips and chip at head of spine (rear). No date of publication listed, circa 1970's. 10 pp story in rhyme, simple prose for children with color photos of dressed dolls and jungle animals. View more info

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Dido and Pa

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 24315

ISBN: 0385294808

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hard cover with corners lightly bumped, text tight and crisp. Price present on dj, upper tip of rear flap clipped, displays well in new mylar. 258 pp with notes on the author. Dido becomes embroiled with villainous plotters against the king, including her own wicked father. View more info

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The Boy Fortune Hunters in Panama

By: Akers, Floyd (aka: L. Frank Baum)

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: IL, The Reilly & Britton Co.: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36759

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely 1st edition hard cover in beige cloth with red/black/green illustration on frt board, black titles with 2 horns of plenty filled with coins on frt cover, black titles w/red author's name on backstrip. Not an exlib! Lacking the dust wrapper. Tips bumped and brushed with the front fore-edge rubbed through but not unsightly. Inner hinges and page block tight. Fabulous b/w frontis by Howard Heath and a line drawing map in the text. Frontis illustration has pencil lines and two traced pennies on verso, which produced some raised circular indentations on the frontis but it displays well (see ... View more info

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Little Woman

By: Alcott, Louisa M.; Retold By Jane Carruth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Exeter Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40693

ISBN: 0671072013

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy hardback. A clean, crisp, unmarked, tight copy without names, tears or soil. An Award Adventure Classics published by Award Publications, 1984. Nice retelling of a popular classic in picture book format for young children. Illustrated by Gordon King in full color. View more info

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Reasons and Raisins

By: Aldridge, Josephine & Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: CA, Parnassus Press: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 41650

ISBN: 0395276896

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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A Pony Trekking Adventure Pony in My Pocket

By: Allan, Susan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: England, Buzz Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14052

ISBN: 1855915499

Condition: Fine


1st edition. Fine condition glossy hardcover with cute pink horseshoe end papers. 32 pp. One rainy afternoon the ponies decide that they need a day out trekking in the countryside to cheer themselves up. They have a wonderful time, especially Bonnie, who finds herself alone in the magical Apple Wood. View more info

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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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Blaze and The Lost Quarry

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: R46890

ISBN: 068971775X

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of the first edition hardcover in illustrated heavy library buckram covered boards with same art as the dj cover. Boards and endpapers have partial tape marks, corners bumped but not rubbed. Card pocket and all pages present. One library stamp on title page, rest of text is clear same for some light marginal handling soil. 47 pp. Price clipped original jacket is complete and without call tags on backstrip but is now 1/8 short for the book due to the added buckram, still displays well in new mylar. Billy and Blaze discover the path to an old quarry where they discover and re... View more info

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Blaze and the Indian Cave

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1964

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: R46891

Condition: Good


Illustrated hardcover in paper covered boards with bumped ends and tips. Not exlib. Solid working copy without coloring or page tears. Bit of white out on frt pastedown, handling soil on many of the 48 pages. Billy is now out west and riding in a western saddle. An old Indian helps Billy catch the outlaw who steals Blaze away from him when he was asleep in a cave one night. View more info

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The Worst Band in the World A Totally Cosmic Musical Adventure

By: Base, Graeme

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32053

ISBN: 0810939983

Condition: Fine


48 pp. Lovely copy with sharp tips and spine ends, glossy pictorial boards in matching uncreased dj with a 1 inch abrasion on rear dj fold. Displays beautifully in new mylar. Text as new. CD originally released with the book is MISSING. On Planet Blipp, beyond the stars, beyond the sun and moon, The world was ruled by music -- but tradition called the tune. The Ancient Songs of ages past were all that could be heard, And no one was allowed to change a single note or word . So begins the cosmic tale of Sprocc, a young Splingtwanger- player who leaves his home planet, Blipp, in search of musical... View more info

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The Silly OZbul of Oz & Toto

By: Baum, Roger S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: CA, Yellow Brick Road Publishers: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43601

ISBN: 0963010115

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends of red cloth boards lightly bumped. 32 pp text tight and unmarked. This is the second book of the trilogy, Down the Yellow Brick Road, where Roger S. Baum, the Great-Grandson of l. Frank Baum, takes you on a picture adventure with Toto and his SillyOZbul friend. And what an adventure it is. Instead of remaining in the Emerald City as Dorothy instructs, while she attends a surprise ninety-second birthday party for the Wizard at Glinda' Palace. Toto and his SillyOZbul friend decide to disobey and follow her to the party. They decide to bring cookies along as a birthday gift. Come on ... View more info

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Buffalo Bill

By: Beals, Frank Lee

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Wheeler Publishing Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: MK46644

Condition: Very Good +


First edition hardcover in taupe colored cloth covered boards illustrated with red and brown illustration of Bill galloping past a steer skull whooting buffalo. Tips sharp but show light rubbing, lower frt tip cloth has broken and the cardboard tip is barely showing. Three other tips and spine ends are VG. Red & white illustrated end papers, inner hinges fine. No names, tears or soil in the 252 pp text. Gift quality biography of B.B. with light surface soil on cloth boards. Displays well, see images or ask if one is not showing up as ours. View more info

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Woman On A Horse My 17,000 Mile Ride

By: Beker, Ana

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46581

Condition: Very Good


Possible first edition hardcover in black cloth covered boards with gold title on spine. Head of book lightly sunned, spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Exlib marks and stamps are limited but present in the text. No call tags or numbers on spine of book OR dust wrapper. No tears or soil inside the tight and bright 204 pp text. Unclipped, original 3 color illustrated dust wrapper's front panel art continues on dj backstrip. Rear dj panel is off white with one other reading suggestion by this publisher. Dust wrapper has color loss at tips and dpine ends along with four short 1/2" c... View more info

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Madeline in London

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1962

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller Id: 38334

ISBN: 0233956166

Condition: Very Good


Colorful pictorial hardcover has been bumped hard at head of spine, tips have color loss and foot of spine has a 1/8" open tear. Price clipped dj has a diagonal chip missing from upper tip, a 1" x 1 1/2" open tear at head of spine and a 1" x 1 1/2" open tear on upper rear cover. Illustrated end papers, 56 tight pages with crisp text and no tears. When the Ambassador moves to London, the twelve little girls go to visit his son, Madeline has an adventure on a horse, and the horse returns to Paris with the girls. View more info

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A Winter's Tale

By: Benchley, Nathaniel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Co: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46041

Condition: Fine


First edition, first printing hardcover in textured paper that looks like linen fabric with a forest green back strip. Price clipped DJ in mylar shows small closed tears and some small chips at spine ends, color loss at periphery, displays well in new mylar. 214 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Not exlib, not remaindered. When a New York theater director is hired by an old maid to jazz up the dull winter season with a series of plays on Nantucket Island, the unexpected would seem inevitable. The unexpected, as it develops in this ingenious novel, is composed of high comedy, excitement and d... View more info

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The Adventures of Skipper and Son

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: England, Target Books: 1971

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 14544

ISBN: 0426107004

Condition: Very Good +


Revised paperback with light surface wear, 128 pp text browned around edges but not brittle. Adventure story of a white Alsatian dog and his pup. View more info

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A Pony In The Family

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: England, Knight Books: 1975

Edition: First Knight Books Edition

Seller Id: 46728

ISBN: 0340195266

Condition: Good +


Solid paperback in color illustrated card covers with a couple of cover creases and a bit of forward lean. 128 pp shows some foxing and age-toning at periphery. Jane and Penny wanted to have a pony of their very own. When their father buys Freckles for them, they learn - often the hard way - how to feed, groom, and look after her, as well as cope with a variety of pony emergencies. They also learn about the cost of keeping a pony and prepare for their first gymkhana. A good book for all kids and parents who are wanting their own pony and are unsure what it involves. View more info

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The Original Goody Pie Kids' Adventure SIGNED

By: Berry, Sarah & Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: VA, Berry of Manassas: 1991

Edition: Possible First

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 30219

ISBN: 0963111949

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely copy with lightly bumped tips, internally as new. Signed by Sarah Berry on title page. An evil spell is cast upon the Goody Pie Kids that can only be broken when they melt the heart of the meanest, coldest, cruelest person in the world. They are each given a Goody Pie Key that will turn to solid gold when they break the spell. View more info

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Fuzzy Rabbit In The Park

By: Billam, Rosemary

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1986

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 42544

ISBN: 0394878639

Condition: Very Good


Nice 4th printing of the first US edition. Paperback with light creases at tips of glossy covers, no names, soil or tears inside. A toy rabbit named Fuzzy has an adventure when he is lost in the park and must find his own way back to his owner. View more info

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The Adventures of Pockets Malone

By: Blanchette, Dave

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pockets Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34791

ISBN: 188642800X

Condition: Very Good


Glossy 1st edition hardcover with slightly cocked spine and gift sticker on frt pastedown, 34 pp text fine. Pockets Malone and a friend take a walk through town and encounter many adventures. Pockets uses his head and the things in his pockets to help Officer Henry, Music MacFeet, and Mrs. Boleski's cat. Are there enough mysterious gadgets left in his pockets to stop the town bully and keep a vicious dog from biting? Meet Pockets Malone and see. View more info