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Living Sober Some Methods A.A. Members Have Used for Not Drinking

By: A.A. World Services

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc.: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 42443

ISBN: 0916856046

Condition: Fine


Fine reprint paperback with 88 crisp unmarked pages. Purported to be one of the most useful of books to newly sober individuals. Lots of practical advice and suggestions on how to keep busy, keep cravings at bay and get involved with life. View more info

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The Dog Owner's Handbook

By: Acton, C.R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15568

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in red cloth boards with black title spine. A bit of soil at foot of spine, 142 pp text fine. Dj has chips at front cover upper tip, head of spine and along both dj flap folds. No names or soil in text. Written by a well known author on the subject, Acton has penned 10 other books on dogs, hounds and foxhunting. Every aspect of the dog in sickness and in health is concisely dealt with and has been set out alphabetically for easy reference. "Almost a pocket encyclopaedia". View more info

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The Nursery Storybook

By: Adams, Georgie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Orion Childrens Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42355

ISBN: 1858812305

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover. Lightly bumped (not rubbed) tips of book and unclipped dj. 93pp. View more info

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Fly-Away at the Air Show

By: Adelson, Leon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wonder Books: 1962

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 42743

Condition: Very Good


Moderate color loss at tips. Text tight and unmarked. Fly-Away is a brand new plane who is very excited to be attending the air show and sky writing will be his big event. View more info

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Aesop's Fables

By: Aesop

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Brothers:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44546

Condition: Good


Solid 1st edition hard cover in grey illustrated cloth boards showing a wolf or fox and a frog w/pine trees in background, pond with lillypads in foreground. Tips fairy sharp, spine ends bumped. Cloth soiled. Inner hinges cracked, text browned. Few small taped tears and ghosting from erased pencil check marks in the156 pp text. Profusely illustrated by Griset & Weir with color frontis of a red fox and a rabbit, all other illust in b/w, but include many full page plates. An exhaustive volume with 187 fables!. View more info

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Each Peach Pear Plum An "I Spy" Story

By: Ahlberg, Janet and Allan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 45792

ISBN: 0590410814

Condition: Very Good


Reprint paperback is square with sharp tips and few light creases along stapled spine and a small indentation at foot of rear cover. No names, tears or soil in the 32 pp text. Not exlib. In this book With your little eye Take a look And play "I Spy 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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Scarlet to MFH

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, Ltd: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39056

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth boards soiled and rubbed at tips, text tight and bright w/few light fingerprints, soil marks on endpapers, and occasional tiny marks in text. No names or tears. Unclipped dj in new mylar is professionally reproduced and shows a fabulous huntsman on his galloping horse with hounds in full cry. There is a paper pull resulting in loss on the rear panel, small rubs and loss at tips, light overall soil on tan background but displays well. This is the follow up book to Ratcatcher to Scarlet, taking the reader further into the roles, rules and responsibilities of the M.F.H. 151 pp. with 29 ... View more info

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Spelling As Developed in the Language Arts Program of The New Alice and Jerry Books Grades 1 Through 3

By: Alice & Jerry

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Row, Peterson and Company:

Seller Id: 34736

Condition: Very Good


Very good paperback with light soil on cream 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. View more info

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The Two of Them

By: Aliki

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Greenwillow Books: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 20516

ISBN: 0688842259

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover exlib with typical imperfections with pocket and rep missing. Price clipped dj has 3/4 of the rear dj flap missing, now in new mylar and looks good. 28 pp text has a few taped lower page tears and a bit of finger soil. Solid working copy describes the relationship of a grandfather and his granddaughter from her birth to his death. View more info

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35 Tales For Tiny Tots Told by Alison

By: Alison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Litor Publishers:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 4996

Condition: Very Good


VG+ illustrated paperback, shows light surface wear, text is tight and bright. No former owners names. Number 42906 on foot of frt cover as published. Children's Books LTD. Stafford on rear cover. 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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A Day Out for Sheriff Pony in My Pocket

By: Allan, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Buzz Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16160

ISBN: 1855915480

Condition: Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover, 26 pp. #1 Pony In My Pocket series. Sheriff would much rather practice his jumps than help clean up the yard. However, things don't go to plan when he finds himself on a mystery tour. View more info

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Beginning to Learn About Feelings

By: Allington, Richard L, Ph.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WI, Raintree Childrens Books: 1980

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 28966

ISBN: 0817212957

Condition: Very Good +


3rd printing hardcover with bumped tips and lightly rubbed foot of spine. 32 p text fine. No names tears or soil, not exlib. Colorfully illustrated volume tells the story of a kid's day until night and all the feelings he has during it. View more info

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Desmond's Postbag

By: Althea

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, Bridge Street Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 6900

ISBN: 0905114787

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition paperback showing negligible edge wear, 24 p. text clean. Dinosaur Desmond's young friends are always writing stories for him. View more info

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Ten Little Foxhounds

By: Ambler, C. Gifford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: IL, Childrens Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44458

Condition: Good


1st edition exlib hardcover with pocket and all pages present. A few exlib stamps on endpps. Book is in illustrated green and white buckram cloth showing hounds running on frt. There are no call tags on the backstrip Cute floral endpapers and 24 pp. text clean and bright. Displays well in photo-reproduced price clipped, non-exlib dust wrapper from the Hutchinson London edition. See images or email if images aren't shown. A charming counting story for children from 10 to one with rhyming text as one little hound has some dilemma or another occur and leaves the pack until we have only on... View more info

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American Heart Association Quick & Easy Cookbook

By: American Heart Association

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Times Books / Random House: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46248

ISBN: 0812922514

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely spiral bound hardcover with lay-flat text. Second printing of the first edition in near fine shape. Only flaw is a 1 inch abrasion on upper edge of frt board, else as new with sharp tips and spine ends. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil. The 274 pp text is crisp, unmarked and profusely illustrated, mostly in b/w with a few color plates here and there. Over 200 healthful recipes you can prepare in minutes. View more info

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The Crystal Palace A Tale from the Gold Country

By: Anawalt, Paula Bonnier

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CA, Abongold Books: 1997

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 38023

ISBN: 0966841409

Condition: Fine


White glossy pictorial hardcover has a gold California Sesquicentennial Educational Resources List sticker on front cover otherwise shows beautifully. Front & rear end pages are beautifully illustrated. Unpaginated text is tight & bright with no tears or writing. A fantasy set in the California Gold Country which is illustrated with full color original paintings designed to entertain and educate as well as stimulate a child's imagination. View more info

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The Swineherd

By: Andersen, H. C.; Translated from The Danish By Anthea Bell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, North-South Books: 1995

Edition: First US Edition

Seller Id: 41452

ISBN: 1558584293

Condition: Near Fine


1st US edition with barely perceptible indentations on paperback cover, light color loss at tips, 32 p. text fine. A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires. View more info