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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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Eaton Stanley and the Mind Control Experiment SIGNED

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller Id: 31957

ISBN: 0525441174

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition hardcover, no dj. Author's presentation copy, signed on fep: "To Robin, Many Thanks - Best Wishes, David A. Adler". Not Exlib. Lightly bumped tips of red hardcover boards and lightly sunned blue cloth spine ends, text crisp and bright. No tears or soil. 88 pgs. Two sixth-grade boys try to control their teacher's mind, but find their project getting out of hand when serious things start happening to her. View more info

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A Bug in a Jug and Hattie and the Fox Along Came the Fox Vol. 2. Grade 1-1 Teacher's Edition

By: Alvermann, Donna; Bridge, Connie A., Schmidt, Barbara A. et al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, D.C. Heath and Co.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: WB37808

ISBN: 0669300829

Condition: Near Fine


Very nice teachers 1st edition paperback with minimal wear, upper tip has a light crease and rear cover has a light stain otherwise shows well. 194 tight & bright pages have no tears or writing. A wonderful lesson planner for tailoring reading to a students needs. View more info

Image for Here are My Hands and Peanut Butter and Jelly  Along Came a Fox Vol. 1 Grade 1-1 Teacher's Edition

Here are My Hands and Peanut Butter and Jelly Along Came a Fox Vol. 1 Grade 1-1 Teacher's Edition

By: Alvermann, Donna; Bridge, Connie A., Schmidt, Barbara A. et al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, D.C. Heath and Co.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: WB37810

ISBN: 0669300810

Condition: Very Good +


Nice spiral bound 1st edition paperback does have some curling along edges and last hole on foot of spiral spine is rubbed. 186 pages of tight & bright text does have an occasional light pencil check mark in a few margins, no text obscured and no tears. A nice teachers edition. 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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A Birthday Book

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CA, Determined Productions, Inc: 1975

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 38419

ISBN: 0915696010

Condition: Good +


Dark green pictorial hardcover is faded along edges, tips are bumped with lower front tip showing boards and spine is discolored. Previous owner name is on FEP and designation page. Unpaginated text is tight with no tears or writing. A day by day calendar with wonderful quotes to carry your child through the entire year. View more info

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David and the Mittens Kitten Stories SIGNED

By: Armstrong, Kate

Price: $35.00

Publisher: VA, Wedgewood Publishing Company: 1981

Edition: Possible First

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 38073

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue hardcover with yellow/gold writing has negligible wear. Presented 'To Granny With Love Kate Armstrong' on FEB. 91 pages of crisp & tight text with no tears or blemishes. A wonderful collection of stories for children. Kate Armstrong was 87 when this children's book was published. At the age of 46, she left the big city environment to fulfill a dream of being a cattle farmer in Virginia. View more info

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The Echo-Maid and Other Stories

By: Aspinwall, Alicia

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44382

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition children's story book consisting of four British folk tales re-told by Alicia Aspinwall. Frontispiece , title page and 7 full page b/w illustrations by F.C. Gordon. Book: Not exlib. Green cloth hardcover with images of a singing or calling young woman. Stories include: The Echo-Maid/ In the Land of the Wee-Uns/ The Big Light on Burning Mountain/ A Leap-Year Boy. View more info

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Aunt Mary's Delightful Bible Stories Sunday and Week-Day Readings For Our Little Boys and Girls

By: Aunt Mary

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Aunt Mary: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46983

Condition: Fair


First edition hardcover in soiled color illustrated cloth boards showing rubbed tips and spine ends. Book has two, 2" splits along the rear gutter, front hinge paper cracked and repaired. Pencil gift dedication on the rear of the frontis illustration. 276 pp text is browned but not brittle and most illustrations are foxed. Quite rare volume consists of stories, poems, prayers and admonitions for the younger set. Title on the proper title page continues: for Every Day of the Week Explaining in Simple Language the Wonderful Story of Jesus and the Truth About His Apostles. View more info

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Jenny and the Cat Club

By: Averill, Esther

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1973

Seller Id: 37445

ISBN: 0060202238

Condition: Good +


Ex-library hardcover with light shelf wear. Price clipped dust jacket in new mylar but has a sunned spine & fore edge, no chips or tears. Library sticker on spine, library tape on front & rear paste down and library card pocket on REP. Spine cracked at pg 2/3 but no loose leaves, all pages tight and not going anywhere. A collection of favorite stories about Jenny Linsky. View more info

Image for Best Loved Selections from Children's Classics.  Stories From Winnie-The-Pooh, Wizard of Oz, Tom Sawyer, Rip Van Winkle, Black Beauty, Hans Brinker, and Other All Time Favorites

Best Loved Selections from Children's Classics. Stories From Winnie-The-Pooh, Wizard of Oz, Tom Sawyer, Rip Van Winkle, Black Beauty, Hans Brinker, and Other All Time Favorites

By: Baker, Augusta

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Parents Magazine Enterprises, Inc.: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 46874

Condition: Very Good +


Oversized hardcover in colorful paper covered boards with light color loss to bumped tips and spine ends. Bit of surface soil in white background spot on rear board, Gift dedication on inside cover. 176 pp text is crisp, tight and fresh. Book measures 11 1/8" x 8 3/4" Originally Published as Vol. 4 - Young Years Library Copyright 1963 - Reprint of 1975. Fabulous 20 item compilation album includes: On the Canal, In Which Pooh Goes Visiting and Gets into a Tight Place, My Early Home (Black Beauty), The Search for The Wicked Witch (from Oz), The Glorious Whitewasher, Tom Takes Bec... View more info

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Lightfoot the Leaping Goat Kneetime Animal Stories

By: Barnum, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Barse & Hopkins: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46740

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful copy in illustrated blue cloth. Title page taped in, else tight bright and unmarked. 126 pages. Inner hinges fine. More than presentable. Adorable kids book about Lightfoot the goat and the little cart he pulls. Frontispiece shows a b/w drawing of Lightfoot pulling some children in a small cart. 10 or so more full page b/w drawings within. View more info

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Tell Me About Love

By: Baxendale; Hayes; Maddux; McIntyre; Morris; Odor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Standard Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 2786

Condition: Good


Large Illustrated softcover wrapper shows surface soil near frt cover and edge of page block fore edge. 24 pp text is tight, bright and presentable. 24 short stories accompanied by lively colorful illustrations teach children the different ways they may show their love to friends and relatives. View more info

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Along Thimblelane Trails

By: Beers, V. Gilbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IL, Moody Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45613

ISBN: 0802402984

Condition: Fine


Fine glossy 1st edition hardcover. Gift quality. No names, tears or soil. 96 pages of selected Bible stories accompanied by corresponding contemporary stories involving the imaginary Muffin family. View more info

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Windy Morning

By: Behn, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World: 1953

Seller Id: 9125

Condition: Very Good


Reprint exlib hardcover with bumped tips, tape marks on endpprs and dj flaps. 61 pp text tight. Unclipped dj in new mylar has call tag on spine. Card pocket on rep. Darling little brown line drawings by the author. Includes 35 poems. Like the stories of Hans Christian Andersen, some of these small poems touch deep currents. They are as fresh as first experience - but children will seem always to have known a few of them, for children have always hummed the same tunes when they saw a kite for the first time, or snow on a hillside, or the sea, or a new playmate. Windy Morning is a happy b... View more info

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Paradise Square

By: Bianco, Pamela

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37465

Condition: Good


Dark blue cloth boards decorated with gold triangles has light shelf wear, slightly bent tips, slight color loss along backstrip and tape mark from library sticker near foot of spine. 94 pages. Library card & pocket on front paste down, School stamp & due date card on FEP, rear paste down has black marks and large, old glue spot. Text is tight & bright, page 17 has black ink mark on lower edge otherwise, no tears, soil or blemishes. A story of two young children with the measles. View more info

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Petzi in Pingonesien

By: Bildergeschichte, Eine; Hansen, Carla & Vilhelm

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Germany, Carlsen Verlag: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 17538

ISBN: 3551010145

Condition: Very Good +


Reprint paperback # 14 in the series, Light corner wear, light crease to lower cover fore edge. Text as new. Entirely in German. Adventures of a cute bear and some penguins. View more info

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Quentin Blake's Nursery Rhyme Book

By: Blake, Quentin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row Publishers, Inc: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 37429

ISBN: 0060205334

Condition: Very Good


1st US edition glossy hardcover, no dj. Very colorful pictorial boards with very slight bumping on spine ends, light color loss on still sharp tips. Unpaginated text (32 pp) is tight & bright 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

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The Mushroom Center Disaster

By: Bodecker, N.M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1978

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 46230

ISBN: 0689304242

Condition: Good


4th printing hardcover in lime green cloth covered boards with black line drawing of ants, grasshoppers, snails walking towards four mushroom houses on cover. Spine cocked, tips sharp, spine ends bumped. Solid exlib working copy, all there but not pretty inside. Several library stamps, tears and marginal chips at page tips and fore edges but none affect the story, some water marks, a bit of a ripple in text and REP has paper pulls left on pastedowns from former dj placement. No writing, crayoning, highlighting in the 48 pp text. Unclipped original glossy illustrated dust jacket has a smal... View more info