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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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Nobody Asked Me if I Wanted a Baby Sister

By: Alexander, Martha

Price: $17.00

Publisher: The Dial Press: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 24011

ISBN: 0803764103

Condition: Near Fine

Tight book w/one school stamp on inside cover, no marks on outside of book or on interior pages. No card pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All 28 pp pages present, crisp, tight and more than presentable. A darling little book about a little boy who is concerned about the pending addition to the family. View more info

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Horse Show

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27867

Condition: Very Good +

Lovely 1st edition hardcover in green tweedy paper covered boards and green cloth backstrip. 84 pp text is clean, no marks, inscriptions or tears. DJ in new mylar is a professional reproduction which has a faint sticker remnant on upper cover that is not an eyesore. Lovely art showing events and goings on in the hunter ring and what the judges are looking for with a twist of humor. View more info

Tony the Pony's Big Dream Food Safety Comes to Life

By: Andrea, Cindy Rice

Price: $28.00

Publisher: MA, Dining in the Light Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45968

ISBN: 0984271732

Condition: Near Fine

From the Green Apple Tales series... books that entertain and educate families about food safety, health and hygiene. 24 pp. Tony the Pony has a big dream.... he wants to be a rootin" tootin" cowboy! See how he lives the cowboy life, and what he does for fun with his 2 brothers. And how does he keep the foods he is cooking for their Rodeo dinner safe and delicious? Yee- haa! (Lessons: Preventing cross-contamination) Discussion of preventing cross contamination of bacteria while preparing foods at home, and how to keep hands and kitchen items safe. 2 delicious recipes are included ... View more info

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Rosina and Son

By: Barne, Kitty

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46742

Condition: Very Good

Very good 1st edition hardcover in red cloth covered boards with black title spine. 216 pp text is crisp and bright. Very good color illustrated, un-clipped jacket lightly sunned on spine but displays very well in new mylar. Owner's neat ink Christmas presentation note written on front endpaper dated 1956. Rosina Copper was a real polo pony and show champion in 1920s-30s Britain. This children's/young adult novel imagines her life and her colt's in a circus during the ten missing years in her history. View more info

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Horses In The Glen

By: Baxter, Gillian

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers Limited: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46576

Condition: Fine

Gift quality hardcover in blue paper covered boards with gold spine title shows sharp tips and bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. Unclipped dj in mylar shows no chips, just some light rubbing at head of spine and head of rear panel, along with some light surface soil on white background rear panel that lists other titles by this author. Original, full color illustrated spine and front panel have wrap around art and show a hint of darkening in the sky area at top 1/3 of frt panel, but still displays beautifully in new mylar. Book is not an exlib. 192 pp text is crisp and unmarked save for ligh... View more info

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The Five Chinese Brothers

By: Bishop, Claire Huchet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43150

ISBN: 0698113578

Condition: Fine

Mint condition, uncreased reprint paperback. View more info

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Brothers At War

By: Blair, Margaret Whitman

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PA, White Mane Publishing Company, Inc.: 1997

Seller Id: 46130

ISBN: 1572490497

Condition: Very Good

Nice straight sharp paperback with lightly brushed tips, small crease on rear cover upper tip. 145 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Rob and Jamie, brothers who are opposites and who both involved in a Civil War reenactment, find themselves transported back in time to the actual Antietam Campaign in 1862. View more info

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Johnny Colt

By: Bradley, Concho

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46425

Condition: Very Good

Gift quality first edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black title on backstrip along with a small image of a cowboy riding a rearing horse. Spine ends and lower tips bumped, upper tips remain sharp. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the 160 page text but there is some light soil on the edges of the page block. Inner hinge papers fine. Un-clipped, original color illustrated dust wrapper in new mylar is nearly complete save for a touch of rubbing at lower tips and flap folds and light surface soil on yellow background rear dj panel. When Sally Howard, daughter of the bl... View more info

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Whom to Marry and How to Get Married or, The Adventures of a Lady In Search of a Good Husband

By: Brothers Mayhew Edited By

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, David Bogue: 1848

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 22084

Condition: Very Good

Rare volume, professionally rebound in pebbled dark blue cloth with bright gilt title on backstrip. Red speckled edges of page block, top edge dusty. Small but of loss/abrasion on foot of rear board cloth with three tiny holes worn through (see images). Hinges fine, no signatures. Lower quarter-half of pages in last 20% of book watermarked, some lighter than others with two vintage but proper repairs to page edges which does not obscure any text. Few soil spots here and there. Undated circa 1848, 1st edition in book form, having previously appeared in 6 parts. 12 mo Humor with a title of "... View more info

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Paul Brown Calendar 1946

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Brooks Brothers: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Seller Id: 44597

Condition: Very Good

Exceedingly rare 1st edition art calendar published by Brooks Brothers. Signed by Paul Brown. Number 924 of 1000 copies. All art is in black and white painted drawings without captions but each is signed by Brown (part of each print, not individually done as the limitation page is. This is an easel style item with five red plastic rings at top and red ribbon ties at bottom frayed and discolored but uneven & present, All twelve months present, occasional light marginal soil, mostly very clean and tidy. Paper is brittle and fragile in the red plastic bands. Moderately bowed satin gloss board... View more info

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The Mother's Day Mice

By: Bunting, Eve

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 31779

ISBN: 0590472704

Condition: Fine

Reprint paperback with barely brushed tips. 32 pp text is crisp and unmarked. It's Mother's Day and the three mouse brothers, Biggest, Middle, and Little, have only a short time to get their presents. View more info

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Benny and the Bear

By: Carleton, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1963

Seller Id: 45694

Condition: Very Good

3rd printing hardcover with edges lightly rubbed. 32 pp text shows occasional finger mark in margins, former owners name on inside cover along with school stamp, but no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Benny's brothers are out to get a Dangerous bear. They will not let Benny come with them. "You wouldn't know a bear if you saw one," they tell him. But there is a surprise-- a big surprise--- for Benny's brothers. And there is a lot of fun for you. View more info

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The Talking Cat and Other Stories of French Canada

By: Carlson, Natalie Savage

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers/ Weekly Reader: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43801

Condition: Very Good +

Yellow boards with red titles, tips bumped. 87 pp text age toned but not brittle. Unclipped dj shows tiny chips at tips but displays well in new mylar. 15 full page b/w drawings. Wonderful collection of delightful and rarely-heard stories from French Canada. A witty and skillful retelling of an entrancing group of stories that were handed down to the author through her mother from her French-Canadian great-great-uncle, Michel Meloche. Adding to the joy of this book are the illustrations by well-known children's book artist, Roger Duvoisin. View more info

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By: Chall, Marsha Wilson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 13794

ISBN: 0688097308

Condition: Fine

Negligible bumps to spine ends, else as new. 1st edition hardcover in unclipped dj. Not exlib. 46 pp. Funny story of Mattie, a young girl who's adventures include selling her little brother, finding the perfect Valentine's Day gift for an obnoxious classmate and cutting her brother's hair. View more info

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

By: Collinson, Laurence; The Brothers Grimm

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40821

Condition: Good +

Nice glossy 1st edition hardcover with lightly bumped tips. Rare rendition of this classic tale. Some loops of stitching visible between a few packets of now reglued text, all tight and holding. Solid working copy with old ink price on green fep. Amazing color illustrations by Iwasaki. View more info

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Bugs Bunny And Friends Boxed Set

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Golden Books Publishing: 1990

Seller Id: 34786

ISBN: 0307155382

Condition: Fine

Collectible set of 12 Little Golden hardcover book in an illustrated card case. Books are as new, appear unread. No defects, names, soil, tears, etc. Card slipcase is rubbed at tips with light soil on foot, but have kept this set in fine form. May incur additional postage, too large for the flat rate envelope. Weighs 2.8 lbs. Includes the following titles: Bugs Bunny; Bugs Bunny and the Health Hog; Bugs Bunny and the Pink Flamingos; Bugs Bunny Calling; Bugs Bunny Marooned! ; Bugs Bunny, Party Pest; Bugs Bunny, Pioneer; Bugs Bunny's Carrot Machine; Bugs Bunny, Too Many Carrots; Porky Pig an... View more info

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No Talk! No Baby! SIGNED

By: Dana, Martha

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NH, J. N. Townsend Publishing: 2001

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37031

ISBN: 1880158310

Condition: Very Good +

1st printing author's presentation copy paperback. Signed on fep: "5/01 To Ryan Thank You Martha Dana". Equally sunned along both spine and fore-edge, some surface wear from storage, rubbed lower tip of frt cover, 40 pp text tight and bright. Ricky Rhinoceros is afraid his mother will no longer love him or have time for him once she has a new baby. View more info

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My Naughty Little Sister's Friends

By: Edwards, Dorothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Magnet/Methuen: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 45867

ISBN: 0416220207

Condition: Very Good

Reprint paperback with barely brushed lower tips, couple of insignificant 'dents' on glossy illustrated covers from storage. 94 pp text crisp, unmarked and age toned. Not exlib, no names. Gift quality offering. My naughty little sister is the naughtiest little girl in the world. She is guaranteed to cause mischief wherever she goes! Meet my naughty little sister's friends! There's the milkman, Mr and Mrs Cocoa Jones next door and, of course Bad Harry View more info

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Six Foolish Fishermen

By: Elkin, Benjamin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1970

Seller Id: 46018

Condition: Very Good

Second printing of the Scholastic edition of 1970. Book originally published 1957, Illustrations copyright 1968. 50c Scholastic price sticker on lovely, uncreased cover. No names or soil. One short closed tear at head of rear cover and matching three pages in has a small bit of clear tape over, else near fine with negligible handling evidence, corners still sharp, 46 pp text is tight and bright, very superficial age-toning to page edges. Spine paper is not chipped, title is clearly legible albeit a bit off center. A cute story of a dizzy half-dozen numerically impaired fisherman brothe... View more info