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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 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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The Wee Little Woman

By: Barton, Byron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 42709

ISBN: 0060233885

Condition: Very Good


Glossy hardcover with bumped tips and few indentations on boards, bit of soil on endpps, text tight and bright. First edition, third printing. When a wee little woman milks her wee little cow and leaves the bowl of milk on her wee little table, the situation proves too tempting for a mischievious wee little cat. View more info

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Barkie The Dog

By: Benton, Patricia

Price: $77.77

Publisher: NY, Frederick Fell Inc.: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44387

Condition: Fine


Gift & collectible quality turquoise background paper covered boards with b/w illustration of a cocker spaniel in a gold oval 'frame'. Endpps have dog footprints across them, 22 pg text flawless save for a light wrinkle that occurred at the printing house, no text obscured. Unclipped dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that shows some age toning and soil on rear white background panel. No chips, loss, names or tears anywhere. Written in first doggie person about a black and white spaniel and the little girl he 'owns'. Barkie is a cocky Cocker Spaniel who has won many championship... View more info

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Hannah's New Boots

By: Berridge, Celia

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40969

ISBN: 0590458884

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover with small rub to foot of frt cover, light color loss at tips, else fine, 24 pp text as new. A little girl is enthralled by her new red rain boots which go everywhere she goes. View more info

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A Pony In The Family

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: IL, Reilly & Lee Co.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41484

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover in rust cloth boards showing light color loss but no major rubs. No names, tears or soil. 124 pp. Price clipped dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that has a sunned spine but still displays beautifully. Jane and Penny Brooke were thrilled with their father bought them, on a trial bases, a pony called Freckles. The important condition Mr. Brooke insisted upon was that the girls had to prove they knew how to care for it. For all their enthusiasm, Jane and Penny had to learn the hard way, especially since Freckles seemed to have a knack for getting into tr... View more info

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The World According To Humphrey 1st Ed/HB

By: Birney, Betty G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40914

ISBN: 0399241981

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright 1st edition exlib hardcover w/all pp and pocket present. Unclipped dj taped to boards with call tags on spine but no chips or tears. See picture. Humphrey, pet hamster at Longfellow School, learns that he has an important role to play in helping his classmates and teacher. View more info

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All Join In

By: Blake, Quentin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown & Co.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43196

ISBN: 0316099341

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in dj. Moderate surface wear at tips of glossy hardcover boards, Lightly age-toned, unclipped DJ displays well in new mylar. Remainder mark on foot of page block else fine. View more info

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The Helpful Dwarfs

By: Bohatta, Ida; English Version By Jonathan Roth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, ARS: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44173

ISBN: 0867240156

Condition: Near Fine


1st US edition hardcover with color loss to bumped glossy hardcover boards, few light surface scratches, two tiny indentations near frt cov fore edge. 24 pp crisp and unmarked. No names, tears, soil, dog-ears, etc. The Dwarfs decide to open a clinic for sick insects and get a bit more than they bargained for. View more info

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So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star Dagon Book #6

By: Bond, Denis; Morton, Ken

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, Studio Publications Ipswich Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40170

ISBN: 0862150760

Condition: Very Good


1st Edition hardcover, tight and bright, no names, barely bumped spine ends. Spine slightly cocked. 28 pp. Dagon is only one centimeter tall and comes from the planet Kranton. One day his spaceship goes out of control and lands on Earth, in a huge garden overgrown with weeds. He soon makes friends with the insects living there, and decides to stay for a while. Dagon book #6 in the series. View more info

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Monday's Child

By: Bragg, Michael; for Cyan Alice Saskia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39795

ISBN: 0575040971

Condition: Very Good


Very good glossy illustrated hardcover with light color loss at tips, internally flawless. The illustrated rhyme for children. 32 pp. View more info

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Patrick Goes A-Hunting

By: Brann, Esther

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44388

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality collectible first edition in light brown background cloth with cream paper paste on art that matches the dj. Corners sharp, spine ends barely bumped, one tidy, barely noticeable name on illust fep, else, no fault. Not exlib. Unclipped.dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that shows light, even surface soil on cream background parts of frt panel. Small chips at tips, peach background rear panel soiled near plain, title-less backstrip. 48 pp. Patrick or Pat for short, was not a hunting dog. He was not a bit like his country cousins, the farm dogs. Their ears were always pr... View more info

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Blacky The Crow Green Forest Series

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1922

Seller Id: 30244

Condition: Very Good +


Blue boards with black lettering, private bookplate on fep and embossed address stamp on frontice. Corners bumped and lightly rubbed, light watermark at head of boards and along upper edge of chipped, dj which is sunned at edges and missing 90% of the front fold in panel. Spine of dj sun bleached and chipped at head 1/2". Displays ok in new mylar. Library call sticker on backstrip of dj, no other exlib markings. Early version with four glossy b/w plates by Harrison Cady. Blacky the Crow is respected by all the creatures in the Green Forest for his quick wits and sharp eyes; he is also fond... View more info

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The Adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel The Famous Bedtime Story Books

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 30258

Condition: Very Good


Solid red boards with black illustration and titles, library bookplate on fep and embossed address stamp on half title page. Corners bumped and lightly brushed with color loss only, no major rubbing. Spine ends bumped. Hinge papers not split, page block tight and holding fine. Library call letter on backstrip, no other exlib markings. Later version without the glossy plates, Illustrated throughout in B/W by Cady on cheap paper. Stray crayon over one illustrated page in text. Delightfully told tale recounts, in large easy-to-read type, the escapades of a bushy-tailed little mischief-maker who d... View more info

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The Team That Stopped Moving

By: Christopher, Matt

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 21450

ISBN: 0316139408

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition ex-lib with pocket and all pp present. Tape marks on endpps. Clipped upper flap corners on dj which is now in brand new mylar and displays beautifully. 127 pp of baseball action for children. A ghost that appears during a baseball game after all the action on the field has seemed to 'freeze' tells Dick Farrar how to improve his game and he helps Dick to spark a rally that enables them to win the game. View more info

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Andy and The Lion

By: Daugherty, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 41463

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright 1st printing paperback with light wear at tips, covers and text uncreased. Collectible first printing.72 pp In this retelling of Androcles and the Lion, Andy meets a lion on the way to school and wins his friendship for life by removing a thorn from his paw. View more info

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Where's Petunia? SIGNED

By: Diederich, Ellen Jean

Price: $35.00

Publisher: ND, Givinity Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author's Presentation Copy

Seller Id: 43950

ISBN: 0972865403

Condition: Fine


As new glossy watercolor illustrated hardcover with still sharp tips and spine ends, Author signed: To Grace on your 1st Birthday Ellen Jean Diederich 2003 on fep. Non-authorial gift ded on frt pastedn. Beautiful watercolor art throughout. Unclipped dj in new mylar shows light color loss at extremities, no tears or chips. Gorgeous book for any cat lover in gift quality condition. View more info

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Someone Is Missing; Original Title: Felicia and Mimi

By: Dietmeier, Mel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Partridge Press, Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40883

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback with a touch of sticker residue (not a pull) on upper cover corner. Spit near spine from a sideways bend. Tidy name on inside cover, text crisp and unmarked. View more info

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Teenie Weenie Neighbors

By: Donahey, William

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Whittlesey House: 1945

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 44383

Condition: Good +


Second Printing exlib hardcover with pocket pulled on illust fep leaving a sticker pull. Frt board bowed, red tape over backstrip. Minimal exlib stamps. Scarce children's story book consisting of the following Teenie Weenie tales many of which contain the Teenie Weenies helping out eachother and their woodland friends. : Upppity-Orioles/ Tompkins, Ginky/ Tilly Titter/ Skippy/ The Rhyming Rabbit/ A Bad Neighbor/ A Lost Chicken/ Jack/ A New Neighbor. 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