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Gathering A Northwoods Counting Book

By: Bowen, Betsy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17046

ISBN: 0316103713

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover and unclipped dj in new mylar as new. Not exlib. Text crisp and unmarked. Well illustrated counting book of seasons, country life and such in Minnesota. View more info

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Hand Rhymes

By: Brown, Marc

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton Children's Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31680

ISBN: 0525442014

Condition: As New


Stated first edition, 13th printing. 32 pgs. Glossy hardcover is mint inside and out. A collection of nursery rhymes with diagrams for accompanying finger plays. View more info

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Ms. Frizzle's Adventures Medieval Castle

By: Cole, Joanna

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Scholasic Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37800

ISBN: 0590108204

Condition: Fine


Upper tip of adorable glossy hardcover has been lightly bumped otherwise a very nice copy. Unclipped dust jacket has lightly curled edges. Unpaginated with tight & bright text, no writing or tears. Ms. Fizzle and her student Arnold follow an underground passage beneath Craig's Castle shop and find themselves in the middle of a siege of a 12th century English castle, they learn a great deal about both castles and the Middle Ages. View more info

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Ms. Frizzles's Adventures: Medieval Castle

By: Cole, Joanna

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33597

ISBN: 0590108204

Condition: Very Good +


Ex-lib with rear endpaper neatly removed. Very bright and tight text. 48 pgs. From the creators of the Magic School Bus. When Ms. Frizzle and her student Arnold follow an underground passage beneath Craig's Castle Shop and find themselves in the middle of a siege of a 12th century English castle, they learn a great deal about both castles and the Middle Ages. View more info

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Journeys on the Mississippi

By: Cooper, Kay

Price: $12.50

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27841

ISBN: 0671340247

Condition: Very Good +


Wonderful crisp former library copy in red boards with map of the mighty river on the front cover. No call tag on spine. Pocket neatly removed but all pages present. 96 pp. Summary: The descriptions of seven journeys down the Mississippi between 1498 and 1980 point out how the river and the valley it runs through have changed. Subjects: Mississippi River--Description and travel--Juvenile literature. Mississippi River Valley. View more info

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The Eloise Wilkin Treasury

By: Falken, Linda C. Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Merrigold Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38376

ISBN: 0307155862

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy illustrated hardcover has sharp tips and spine ends. 70 illustrated pages with crisp text has no tears or writing. Not exlib. Favorite nursery rhymes, prayers, poems and stories with beautiful artwork by Eloise Wilkin. Gift quality volume. View more info

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Gelam The Man from Moa. A Legend of The People of The Torres Strait Islands

By: Gela, Anne Abednego

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Magabala Books: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 37032

ISBN: 1875641092

Condition: Fine


Non authorial gift dedication on inside cover, former owners name on title page, else as new.76 pp well illustrated in color drawings. View more info

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The Little Witch's Thanksgiving Book

By: Glovach, Linda

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice Hall Press: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 33217

ISBN: 0135379938

Condition: Very Good +


3rd printing exlib hardcover in green buckram boards. All 48 pages and pocket present. Easy recipe ideas for kids to make using inexpensive and easily available ingredients. View more info

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The Little Witch's Christmas Book

By: Glovach, Linda

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice Hall Press: 1974

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller Id: 33216

ISBN: 0135379512

Condition: Very Good


Exlib in rust buckram with color art pasted to entire front cover. All pages and pocket present. 48 pp text crisp and bright. Easy gift and ornament ideas for kids to make using inexpensive and readily available materials. View more info

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A Chocolate Moose for Dinner

By: Gwynne, Fred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Windmill Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45712

Condition: Fine


Glossy, gift quality first printing hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Book has its matching dj, unclipped, with two closed tears. one 3/4 inch at foot of rear panel, the other about 1 inch at head of frt gutter. 48 pp text tight and unmarked. A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees amongst others. View more info

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A Chocolate Moose for Dinner

By: Gwynne, Fred

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Windmill Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42564

ISBN: 0671960946

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first printing. Tight, bright lightly worn from storage, text tight and unmarked. View more info

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Everyday Machines Amazing Devices We Take For Granted

By: Kelly, John; Burnie, David and Obin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: GA, Turner Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37498

ISBN: 157036155X

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition glossy pictorial boards have bump on front fore edge and upper fore tip otherwise shows nicely. Beautiful pictorial end pages. Glossy unclipped dust jacket has small closed tear at fore edge and minimal curling along top edge. 46 pages of tight & bright text with no writing, soil, tears or blemishes. In this lively exploration into the mechanics of convenience, children and adults alike can journey inside incredible devices and discover the magic to be found in everyday machines. View more info

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A Very Young Skier SIGNED

By: Krementz, Jill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Dial Books for Young Readers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 38194

ISBN: 0803708238

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover signed by Jill Krementz. Glossy pictorial hardcover has been lightly bumped on head of spine, tips sharp. Unclipped dj a 3" closed tear from head of spine, a 1 1/2" closed tear on rear cover and light discoloration near upper tip. 'With love from Jill Krementz 17th June 2007' begins the un-paginated 48 p crisp & bright text with no tears or writing. Share the joy, the hard work and the excitement of skiing with nine-year-old Stephanie Cimino of Sun Valley, Idaho. View more info

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My Horse of the North

By: McMillan, Bruce

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37448

ISBN: 0590972057

Condition: Fine


Beautiful 1st edition hardcover in glossy pictorial boards. 32 p. text clean. Original dust jacket has a touch of curling on foot edge. Describes how a young girl living fifty miles from the Arctic Circle gets her horse ready to participate in the annual rettir, or gathering of sheep, in their farming community in Iceland. View more info

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Complete Seven Volume Set in Red Cloth: Story Time of My Bookhouse

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre': Editor

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The Bookhouse for Children: 1925

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 46180

Condition: Very Good


Complete seven volume set in red cloth blindstamped on backstrip with elaborate vertical stripe and textured area. Gilt titles dull but legible on vols 1 & 2, other five backstrip gilt titles are brighter. All seven have a tiny number 19 (as published, not hand written) at lower area near spine on each title page, to indicate they are all the 19th printing. There are NO names or ownership marks in any of the volumes. None are ex-library copies, all seven have full color paper illustrations glued on to seven front covers, and all but 2 are in VG shape. Vol 5 (Through Fairy Halls) has a 1/2... View more info

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A Day With A Noblewoman

By: Pernoud, Regine; Translated By Dominique Clift

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MN, Runestone Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30589

ISBN: 082251916X

Condition: Very Good +


12" tall, Crisp and clean 1st edition hardcover with sharp corners and spine ends. Exlib without a pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Few marked out stickers on rear board and call letter sticker on spine but more than lovely. Describes a typical day in the life of Lady Blanche of Champagne, a medieval noblewoman, followed by a fictional story based on the facts presented. View more info

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Tell Me About Roald Dahl

By: Powling, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MN, Carolrhoda Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37462

Condition: Very Good +


Glossy 1st edition hardcover in pictorial boards in wonderful condition with only slight bumping on tips, there is a marked out library stamp on rear board. No call tags on backstrip, 2 marked out stickers on rear board. 24 pages of tight & bright text with no writing, soil, tears or blemishes. A brief biograaphy of the writer of such successful books as 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,' 'James and the Giant Peach,' and 'Matilda. View more info

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Play On Words

By: Provensen. A. & M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27678

ISBN: 0394921240

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful 1st edition hardcover in glossy illulstrated boards with cream background show bumped (not rubbed) tips. 32 pp text as new. No names, tears or soil. Brief text and illustrations introduce a variety of games with sounds and meanings of words. View more info

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Spies and Traitors Tales of The Revolutionary and Civil Wars

By: Raskin, Joseph & Edith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29964

ISBN: 0688517307

Condition: Very Good


1st edition exlib hardcover in mustard buckram boards with rep removed, price clipped dj in mylar displays well. 144 p text clean. This is a great book for youngsters with 11 stories about "the amazing exploits of young men and women spies of two very important wars. Persons mentioned include: Lydia Darragh, Thomas Nelson Conrad, Elizabeth Van Lew, etc. Reference sources included. Many b/w illus. View more info

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Colonial American Craftspeople

By: Stevens, Bernardine S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Franklin Watts: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38306

ISBN: 053112536X

Condition: Fine


Fine st edition hardcover with negligible wear. Unclipped dj shows like new. 128 tight & bright pages with crisp text and no tears but does have previous owner name on FEP. Describes the training and work of such craftspeople as carpenters, masons, silversmiths, wigmakers and leatherworkers living in the American colonies. View more info