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Little Jack Sprat

By: Adams, Frank Illustrator

Price: $7.00

Publisher: England, Robert Frederick Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39898

ISBN: 1850817332

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with one poke through padded front cover image that is barely visible on the busy illustrated cover. Internally as new. No names, tears or soil. Profusely illust with full page color & black /white plates by Frank Adams whose art reminds us of Randolph Caldecott. 32 un-paginated leaves. A two in one book, read the story, color the pictures. View more info

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Jo's Boys and How They Turned Out A Sequel to Little Men

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown & Co: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41159

Condition: Very Good


1st edition black cloth hardcover with full cover paste on art. Original DJ is foxed and tatty at extrems and has a spine with label affixed, part of a private library and has partial dedication label on illust frt pastedn. B/w Illust endpps with name and gift ded. Tips bumped, edges of page block age-toned, text crisp and clear. Illust by Clara M. Burd in color. The Beacon Hill Bookshelf View more info

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Jack and Jil l A Village Story

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown & Co: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41156

Condition: Good +


Black cloth 1st edition hardcover with full cover paste on art. Sunned spine with label affixed, part of a private library and has dedication label on illust frt pastedn. B/w Illust endpps with name and gift ded. Head of spine cloth abraded, tips bumped and rubbed, edges of page block age-toned, text crisp and clear. Illust by Beatrice Stevens in color. The Beacon Hill Bookshelf. 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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The Buttercup Bake Shop Cookbook

By: Appel, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41530

ISBN: 0743205790

Condition: As New


Brilliant crisp first edition hardcover in illust dj. More than 80 recipes for irresistible old-fashioned treats. 125 pp without names, tears or soil. Gift quality book by the coauthor of The Magnolia Bakery Cookbook. View more info

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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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Anthony Browne's King Kong

By: Browne, Anthony; Wallace, Edgar; Cooper, Merian C.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: GA, Turner Publishing: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 46226

ISBN: 157036107X

Condition: Near Fine


First US Edition hardcover in black paper covered boards with a bit of color loss at lightly bumped lower tips and foot of spine, upper tips and head of spine fine. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the 92 pp glossy text, appears unread. Original unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar shows light bumps at lower tips, slight curl to rear panel edges but no tears or chips. More than presentable. King Kong is a giant gorilla, a huge and terrifying survivor from another age on an island trapped in a time warp. But the awesome creature is no match for the cunning of an ambitious promoter who s... View more info

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Bulfinch's Mythology

By: Bulfinch, Thomas

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.:

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 6434

Condition: Very Good +


Reprint hardcover with no date listed, no copyright info save for publisher's name at foot of title page and foot of spine on boards, verso title page blank. Appears circa 1950's. Dark green cloth covered boards with gilt title and illust of apple tree branch w/fruit on frt board. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped, lightly surface worn extremities. Tight and bright 957 pp text has occasional underlining and tidy marginal notes in the first chapters only. DJ in mylar is quite tattered, with split along the length of frt gutter showing clear cello tape, 1/4 of rear panel missing, 1 inch loss at head... View more info

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50 Favorite Burgess Stories On The Green Meadow and The Crooked Little Path

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1946

Seller Id: 42827

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with dulled gilt lettering on the slightly sunned backstrip. Boards have some uneven discoloration from sun exposure. Binding is tight, text and unmarked. 184 pp. Fifty of Burgess' best classics here in one volume. View more info

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The World of Horses

By: Campbell, Judith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 202

ISBN: 0600039773

Condition: Very Good


1st edition, 2nd printing hardcover in dj. Brown boards with barely brushed tips, text tight and bright. Unclipped, white background dust wrapper lightly soiled but displays well in new mylar. Lovely illustrations and comprehensive descriptions for all breeds. Includes selection, care competing and driving/racing. 140 pp. It is terrific to have these classics that we loved so well to pass down to our children. View more info

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The Life of Jesus for Children Catholic Classics

By: Cavanaugh, Sr. Karen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, The Regina Press: 1996

Seller Id: 45749

ISBN: 0882714589

Condition: Fine


Glossy, uncreased paperback with nary a crease near stapled spine. 32 pp text has no names, tears or soil. Lovely color illustrations throughout teach children of the love of Jesus. View more info

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The Aenid For Boys and Girls Told From Virgil In Simple Language

By: Church, Rev. Alfred J., M.A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 40925

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright beige cloth hardcover with partial cup ring on frt board, tips fairly sharp, spine ends lightly bumped. Exlib with pocket and all pages present. Hinges fine. 300pp. Internally crisp and bright. Relates in vigorous prose the tale of Aeneas, the legendary ancestor of Romulus, who escaped from the burning city of Troy and wandered the Mediterranean for years before settling in Italy. View more info

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The Best of Friends. Collier's Junior Classics Volume 7

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier: 1993

Seller Id: 41033

Condition: Near Fine


Gorgeous crisp glossy hardcover with light color loss at one of the sharp tips. NOT exlib, 183 pp text is crisp and unmarked. View more info

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Little Golden Book Classics

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WI, Western Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29546

ISBN: 0307156338

Condition: Fine


Crisp lovely 1st edition hardcover with sharp tips, fine internally. Three stories including Tootle by Gertrude Crampton/ The Happy Man and His Dump Truck by Miryam and Scuffy the Tugboat by Gertrude Crampton all illustrated by Tibor Gergely. View more info

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Four Antique Picture Book Classics: Mother Hubbard/ The Three Bears/ The Absurd ABC/ This Little Pig Went to Market

By: Crane, Walter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrimack Publishing Co.:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 43166

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely undated reprint in colorful card covers. No names or tears, rear hinge starting at head but all ages tight and holding fine. View more info

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Golf Between Two Wars

By: Darwin, Bernard, Foreword by Herbert Warren Wind, Afterword by Ben Crenshaw

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Classics of Golf: 1985

Seller Id: 45806

ISBN: 0940889048

Condition: Near Fine


Nice hardcover in light blue cloth covered boards with navy spine and titles. 234 pp text crisp and unmarked. No dj, Not exlib. Gift quality volume with publisher's bulletin laid in. Golf Between Two Wars is a history and also a story. It tells how and why Great Britain lost its dominant position in golf to America. It's not a simple story. It took more than Jones, Hagen, and Sarazen to subdue Britain. Ti took the fading of Vardon, Taylor, and Braid from the scene; it took a new swing; it took a different work ethic. Only Henry Cotton was able, for a while, to stem the tide. Along t... View more info

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The First Part of the Delightful History of the Most Ingenious Knight: Don Quixote of the Mancha Harvard Classics Deluxe Edition

By: de Cervantes, Miguel; Translated By Shelton, Thomas; Edited By Eliot, Charles W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1969

Edition: 62nd Printing

Seller Id: 33937

Condition: As New


Beautifully dark green leather bound book with gilt edges, seal with "VE RI TAS" in center of front board. Gilt title on back strip. Deluxe Edition. 519 pp. The Harvard Classics. Registered Edition. Fine condition with square tips and spine ends. View more info

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People From Dickens

By: Dickens, Charles; Field, Rachel Arranged By

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41996

Condition: Poor


Worn exlib first edition with A on copyright page. Cloth split, inner hinges cracked. Not pretty but all there. View more info

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Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates A Story of Life in Holland

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes

Price: $85.00

Publisher: IL, The Goldsmith Publishing Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44114

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover with shelf wear on lower fore edge of frt board only, others sharp, spine ends bumped. No names or tears and only one finger smudge on fore edge of illust fep. No date of publication, believed to be the first Goldsmith publication.. Stunning original dust wrapper in new mylar has small chips at tips and spine ends but is essentially complete, unclipped and has a beautiful full color illust that wraps around to backstrip. 245 pp. Illust yellow background paper covered boards with green cloth spine. View more info

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The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books

By: Eastman, P.D.; Lopshire, R.; McClintock, M.; Siebel, F.; Sadler, M.; Bollen. R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41162

ISBN: 0375855521

Condition: Near Fine


Hefty blue glossy boards with micro nick near center of frt gutter (barely perceptible), internally crisp and unmarked. 367 pp. Includes: Put Me In The Zoo, A Fly Went By, Are You My Mother?, Go, Dog, Go!, The Best Nest, It's Not Easy Being a Bunny. View more info