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

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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The Missing Boy

By: Dell, Joan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45770

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in turquoise cloth with black titles and illustration on frt panel of the girl about to ascend a flight of stairs in the street, carrying a package. Spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp and no broken cloth, no rubs through anywhere on book. Not exlib. Professionally reproduced DJ in new mylar shows slightly darkened ecru background with green & black illustration on frt panel. Shows small chips and loss at tips and head of rear panel, and half of the letter D of author's last name missing on dj backstrip of book, still displays ok on the shelf. Tidy ink name at h... View more info

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The Missing Boy Signed w/ Letter

By: Dell, Joan

Price: $275.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 27021

Condition: Near Fine


First edition signed presentation copy, signed on fep: 'For Kay Schad without whom this book.... with Love, Joan Dell December 1958'. Included is a letter from Kay Schad to G.P. Putnam's Sons publishers regarding reading this manuscript and consideration for a talent search the publisher was conducting. Kay Schad states in the letter that she was a former children's librarian and spent five years in the Washington DC public library. Recommendations from people Kay Schad knew including her husband and a 12 year old neighbor are listed and detailed. Book is slightly cocked with shelfwear o... View more info

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King Solomon and the Hoopoes and Other Stories; Gallimaufry Book Three (3)

By: Greaves, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bowmar: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45334

Condition: Good +


1st edition paperback shows light surface wear w/a .5 x 3.5" abrasion or chip out of rear cover fore edge. 77 pp. text is tight and bright w/writing along edge of inside rear cover. Do animals talk? Are there fairies and other people you can't see? From ancient times people have told tales of magic happenings. Are they imaginary or are they real? 12 short stories plus glossary. View more info

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Timothy and the Fairy Firefly TWICE SIGNED

By: Harris, Joan

Price: $48.00

Publisher: VA, Louisa Publishing: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller Id: 44795

Condition: Near Fine


Card cover paperback inscribed TO MAX on inside rear cover by both author & illustrator. Near fine copy with very light surface soil, micro rub at head of stapled spine. 16 pp with b/w full page and smaller line illustrations. The tale of Timothy the frog who was the runt of the frog pond, he couldn't sing, was a bad shot when catching flies with his tongue, and missed the lilly pads when jumping around the pond. Timothy has a crush on Lilly, the king frog's daughter but thinks she'll never want to be with him because he is so small, a poor singer, etc. One night a fairy firefly shows up and ... View more info

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Sunny Stories. Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series No. 808 (Two Donkey's on Cover Eating out of Cottage Window Box)

By: Hoyer, M.A., Williams, Margery, Et al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 36968

Condition: Good +


Color glossy illustrated boards showing a donkey and her colt eating flowers from a cottage window box. Corners of boards rubbed, Red cloth backstrip in good shape w/light rubbing at head. Faint pencil name on upper edge of frt cover. 72 pg text is browned but not brittle. Front hinge cracked, spine has been properly reglued with ph neutral bookbinder's adhesive. No names, tears or soil within. #808 in the Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. An anthology of stories, the first of which entitled: The Squirrel and the Earl's Daughter has several pen and inks by Attwell. Very scarce and an ea... View more info

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The Sidhe Tales of an Irish Fairy The Exploits of a Magical Being Among the People of Ireland SIGNED

By: Hughes, Patricia Collins

Price: $150.00

Publisher: WV, Privately Published: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 40059

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition presentation copy, Signed by author: To Liz, With much Love, Patty on title page. Large glossy hardcover 11 1/2 in x 8 3/4 in. Kelly green background boards with yellow fairy outline and black titles. Photo of author and light color loss on rear board from storage. 88 glossy pages crisp and unmarked. Illustrated with black line drawings of fairies, almost silhouette like throughout the book. Rare, privately printed book suitable for any lover of the Emerald Isle. Patricia Collins Hughes life itself has been a balancing act since the Washingtonians days as a WASP pilot in World War ... View more info

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The Woman Who Went To Fairyland A Welsh Folk Tale - Folk Tales Of The World

By: Kerven, Rosalind

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Blackie: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45067

ISBN: 0872264661

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, 1st printing hardcover in glossy illustrated boards with bumped head of spine. No names, tears or soil. Not Exlib. Dust jacket not price clipped, displays beautifully in new mylar. More than suitable for gift-giving. 28 unpaginated, leaves, well illustrated in full color. Old Bet is always warning Elin that fairies are dangerous, but the foolish girl just won't listen. So, when Elin mysteriously disappears, Bet is quite certain that the fairies themselves have stolen her away. Then a storm brings a visitor, who shows the old woman that fairy enchantment is even stranger th... View more info

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The English Roses

By: Madonna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Callaway/Hyperion: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38026

ISBN: 0670036781

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition white pictorial hardcover has negligible wear. Unclipped dj has light curling along upper edge & minimal soil marks. Illustrated end pages begin the unpaginated text which is tight & bright with no tears but does have owner name. Four best friends are jealous of a neighbor girl and refuse to have anything to do with her, until they each have a dream in which a fairy godmother shows them what the girl's life is really like. View more info

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Willow Springs Fairy Tales A Story for Sisters of All Ages SIGNED

By: Metal, Amy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Smiling Beagle Publishing: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37943

ISBN: 0967476119

Condition: Near Fine


Adorable dark green pictorial paperback has a diagonal crease at upper tip otherwise shows well. 55 pages of tight & bright text with no tears, writing, soil or blemishes. Signed 'Big Dreams & Best Wishes' by author. A young girl entertains her sisters during chores and thunderstorms with imaginative fairy tales about a fairy who learns about human magic, one who discovers her wings, and another who tries to teach a greedy crow about natural riches. View more info

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Just One Tooth

By: Nerlove, Miriam

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 8134

ISBN: 0689504659

Condition: Fine


1st printing hardcover with complete number line, also says: Young Reader's Book Club on fep. Negligible surface wear, 32 pp text clean. When a little bear named Ruth loses her beloved tooth, she doesn't believe the tooth fairy, who says that a new tooth will grow in it's place. View more info

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Cinderella and Other Tales From Perrault

By: Perrault, Charles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41354

ISBN: 0805010041

Condition: Fine


Stunning 1st edition hardcover in glossy illust HB boards and matching unclipped dj in new mylar. View more info

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Guleesh and the King of France's Daughter A Magic Lantern Fairy Tale

By: Philip, Neil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Philomel Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31774

ISBN: 0399213910

Condition: Near Fine


This is a beautiful 1st edition book in fine condition. All corners are firm and square, the spine is tight and straight, the boards are clean and bright. There are no markings found throughout the book. Unclipped DJ shows one micro poke through front gutter which goes through to gutter of book, All is well protected in brand new mylar. A simple peasant boy marries a beautiful princess after rescuing her from a cruel fate at the hands of wicked fairies. View more info

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The Magic Well

By: Silverman, Maida

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36828

Condition: Near Fine


Stunning copy with faint remainder mark at foot of boards, tidy gift dedication on fep, else as new. Quarter bound cloth hardcover in price clipped dj showing one 1/2 in closed tear at head of frt panel, one closed tear aond one poke through head of gutter on rear panel, displays well in new mlar. Lured to the fairy world by the promise of a playmate, a young girl soon tires of her new life and tries to find a way to escape the fairies" power and return home to her mother. View more info

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Dylan Thomas Dog Among the Fairies

By: Treece, Henry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: England, Ernest Benn Ltd: 1956

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 6546

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing hardcover in green cloth with dull gilt title spine. Corners and heel of spine lightly brushed but no boards showing. 158 pp with a few light pencil underlinings within, ghosting from erased name & math problem on fep, vintage bookstore sticker on foot of rear pastedown, else fine. View more info

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The White Ring

By: Tregarthen, Enys; Edited By Elizabeth Yates

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30445

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in tan cloth w/blue spine lettering, sea holly on cover. DJ in new mylar is not price clipped on either flap. Small triangular 1/2" chip at foot of front panel below authors name. Spine ends rubbed with tiny bit of loss, faint fade mark on cover that is barely noticeable. Internally as new. 65 pp with many b&w illustrations. Collectible copy. One stormy day, when the wind was beating against the Cornish headlands, the old fisherman Uter Penscawen found a little girl lying near wome sea holly on the shore. Wild and untamed she was when he took her home with him, but bi... View more info

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Adventures With The Flower Fairies

By: Wickham, Constance

Price: $28.00

Publisher: England, Sandle Brothers:

Seller Id: 42865

Condition: Good


c1945. Illust glossy hardcover with heavy wear at tips. Sewn in text woobly with title page taped to first page of text, no loose leaves. Bookplate and gift dedication on inside cover, adorable full color art throughout the 14 pp text. View more info

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A Woodland Tail

By: Woodford, Merida

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29188

ISBN: 0855031697

Condition: Fine


Fine copy with negligible edgewear, internally crisp and unmarked. Fantasy tale 26 pp of two kids who take a walk in the woods and find a weird looking, orange and yellow stripey thing draped over the trees and run after it, guessing what it might be. They follow it to the end and find out it is a fairy's tail. Weird story in collectible condition with official Medici Society LTD sticker on rear cover. View more info