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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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The Magic Picture

By: Alexander, Martha

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Puffin: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36992

ISBN: 0140505059

Condition: Near Fine


As new save for light crease on frt cover. Adorable, wordless flip book where two girls in a picture on the wall come to life and pinch three muffins a young boy has placed on the table in front of them. The girls each eat one and after the boy comes back to find all three muffins missing, he scolds the sleeping dog under the table. After he leaves the room again, the girls feed the last muffin to silence the barking dog. View more info

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Young Mark

By: Almedingen, E.M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Staus & Giroux: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43518

ISBN: 0374387451

Condition: Good


1st edition exlib with pocket and all pp present. 178 pp with glossary. Unclipped dj has a chip at head of spine but displays well in new mylar. Children's Spring Festival Book World 1968 Prize Winner. Chronicles the adventurous journey of a fourteen-year-old lad who leaves his eighteenth-century manor home in the Ukraine to make his way to St. Petersburg where he seeks a career as a singer. View more info

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Ten Little Foxhounds

By: Ambler, C. Gifford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: IL, Childrens Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44458

Condition: Good


1st edition exlib hardcover with pocket and all pages present. A few exlib stamps on endpps. Book is in illustrated green and white buckram cloth showing hounds running on frt. There are no call tags on the backstrip Cute floral endpapers and 24 pp. text clean and bright. Displays well in photo-reproduced price clipped, non-exlib dust wrapper from the Hutchinson London edition. See images or email if images aren't shown. A charming counting story for children from 10 to one with rhyming text as one little hound has some dilemma or another occur and leaves the pack until we have only on... View more info

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Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Hurst & Co:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 41895

Condition: Fair


Fair copy in faded red embossed boards with dull gilt spine title. All edges rubbed to boards, hinge papers cracked, page block solid, no loose leaves. Personal library bookplate on fep. No Hurst date but on verso title page is copyright 1864 by R. Worthington. 351 pp with b/w illustrations throughout. Rare edition in shaky condition. View more info

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A Touch of Greatness

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45164

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing hardcover in sage green textured paper covered boards with black titles shows lightly bumped and brushed spine ends, tips still sharp. Landscape format book is longer than it is tall: 8.75 x 11 3/8", 96 pp ecru colored leaves are crisp and unmarked. Vintage, tiny 1 2/8" x 3/8" gold sticker on front pastedown says: Museum of Racing - Saratoga Springs on center of frt pastedown. Unclipped illustrated dust jacket is a professional reproduction and shows some color loss and small rubs at tips but displays well in new mylar. An important book for hors... View more info

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The Chace, The Road and the Turf

By: Apperley, Charles James "Nimrod

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1851

Edition: New Edition

Seller Id: 29220

Condition: Good


Leather backstrip and corners w/marbled paper covered boards. Tips rubbed, gilt title and 5 decorative raised bands on spine. Lovely to hold. Innards tight and bright w/tasteful bookplate and partial vintage bookstore sticker on marbled, foxed endpapers and Christmas 1851 ownership sig on blank fep. 144 pg page block tight, some leaves uncut. 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

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Renault R8, R10, 1100 1962-69 Autobook: Workshop Manual for the Renault R8 (956cc and 1108cc) 1100 (1108cc) and R10 (1108cc) 1962-69

By: Ball, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Autopress, Ltd.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32699

ISBN: 0851470912

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover, 158 pages incl index & glossary. Not ex-lib. Numerous b/w illustrations. Blue vinyl cover over boards as published showing handling soil, bit of soil and dust on edges of page block but internally no tears or fingerprints. Page block pulls from vinyl cover but no loose leaves. Workshop manual for the Renault R8 (956c and 1108cc) 110 (1108CC) and R10 (1108cc) 1962-69. View more info

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The Discontented Pony

By: Barr, Noel

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, Wills & Hepworth Ltd., Loughborough:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: R46809

ISBN: 0721402003

Condition: Fine


Gift quality, undated hardcover in illustrated cream colored paper covered boards with barely bumped spine ends, and sharp tips. Unclipped color illustrated dust wrapper in new mylar displays beautifully, 51 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Book is in collectible condition. Tight and bright series 497. Youngsters will be fascinated with this short story of a pony called Merrylegs, who leaves his home and friends to seek all the excitement of a life as a round-a-bout horse at a fair. The adventures that follow are many, and the little reader will be intrigued to discover how Merrylegs escape... 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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The Worst Band in the World A Totally Cosmic Musical Adventure

By: Base, Graeme

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32053

ISBN: 0810939983

Condition: Fine


48 pp. Lovely copy with sharp tips and spine ends, glossy pictorial boards in matching uncreased dj with a 1 inch abrasion on rear dj fold. Displays beautifully in new mylar. Text as new. CD originally released with the book is MISSING. On Planet Blipp, beyond the stars, beyond the sun and moon, The world was ruled by music -- but tradition called the tune. The Ancient Songs of ages past were all that could be heard, And no one was allowed to change a single note or word . So begins the cosmic tale of Sprocc, a young Splingtwanger- player who leaves his home planet, Blipp, in search of musical... View more info

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Wild Horses of Canada

By: Bearcroft, Norma

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen & Co. Ltd.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46797

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality First Edition hardcover in clean and bright, lightly bumped red paper covered boards. No names, tears or soil within but I see a couple of randomly scattered age marks on the leaves. 91 pp. Unclipped, original color illustrated dust wrapper has a diagonal chip at the head of spine and upper left corner of frt panel that took the right branch of the letter A in Canada with it (yes, the gilt title is printed upside-down on backstrip). There is also small chips and color loss on three of the dj flap folds. Moderately surface soiled, off-white rear dj panel has four other J.A. All... View more info

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The Complete Works of Thomas Lovell Beddoes Volume 1 Only. 1st Limited/Numbered Edition

By: Beddoes, Thomas Lovell. Gosse, Edmund (Edits and Introductions).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, The Franfrolico Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31638

Condition: Good


One of 750 numbered copies, this being volume one of set 452. One volume only = The First Part. Frontispiece portrait. Illustrated with wood cuts from Holbein's The Dance of Death. Tall octavo. Cloth-backed patterned paper boards, chipped, yellowed paper label on spine retains all of the title. Corners quite rubbed, boards slightly bowed, internally tight with age toned, untrimmed leaves. 257 pp. View more info

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Better Homes and Gardens Garden Book

By: Better Homes and Gardens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IA, Meredith Publishing Co.: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45204

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated cloth covered 5 ring binder, stated first edition. Cloth split along gutters, few loose leaves laid in. Watermarked and spotted on inside rear cover, age toning but not musty. Solid working copy. 480 pp. View more info

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Andy Pandy Paints His House

By: Bird, Maira

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Brockhampton Press:

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller Id: 20462

ISBN: 0340030410

Condition: Fair


6th printing paperback, edges rubbed and bumped. Front cover corners show chew marks. Back cover, upper corner 1/4 inch piece missing. Sticker mark on back cover. Still a solid reading copy with some finger soil in text. Book number 11 in the series. 30 pp. One spring Andy and Teddy decide to paint the walls of their house, they figure the trees get new leaves, so why shouldn't the house get a fresh coat of paint? They begin with their tiny paint pots and brushes but soon discover they need to buy bigger brushes and more paint so off to the store they go. They spent a good while deciding on w... View more info

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The Back-To-School Fun Book Tips, Humor, Jokes, Snacks, Activities

By: Black, Sonia; Brigandi, Pat

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 13489

ISBN: 0590420380

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback. Not exlib. Negligible surface wear, appears unread. You'll find practical ideas to help you get the most out of class, hints for decorating notebooks, recipes for quick snacks, plus jokes, silly quizzes and even a dot-it-yourself excuse note. 49 pp with several pages of charts and blank leaves for notes in rear. View more info

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What Horse For The Cavalry?

By: Borden, Spencer

Price: $175.00

Publisher: MA, J. H. Franklin Co.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43980

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing 1912. Green cloth boards with spotting on upper board tip and color loss at fairly sharp tips and bumped spine ends. No title on backstrip. Frt board has a complete b/w photo framed in gilt of an arab looking horse complete with fancy arab decorative bridle, tassels and long shanked dbl bridle. Bright gilt title on frt board, tidy name and sticker pull abrasion on tip of age toned fep. Tissue guarded glossy frontis shows light foxing as does title page which also has a smaller b/w photo of a man mounted on an Arabian type horse, and is imprinted with "Many i... View more info

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History Of The English Turf 1904-1930 Vol II Only

By: Browne, Captain T. H.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Virtue & Co. Ltd.: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: GG40714

Condition: Good


Brown leatherette with bright gilt titles. Some spotting to boards, color loss at tips (no major rubbing). Running pagination Vol II begins with pp 161-355. Heavy stock leaves, aqua end pp sunned at edges, a very presentable copy. Supplementary to History of The English Turf by Sir T. A. Cook. Heavy volume will not fit into a flat rate envelope and will incur extra postage. View more info

Complete 15 Volume Billabong Library - Early Hardcovers in Original Color Illustrated Jackets

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: England, Ward Lock & Co.: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46791

Condition: Very Good


The original 15 volume Billabong series by Australian authoress Mary Grant Bruce (24 May 1878 - 2 July 1958), also known as Minnie Bruce. These are turn of the century - '20a era tales either set in the Australian Bush or about the beloved Billabong characters on their journeys abroad where jolly good fun was abundant, the folks were friendly, the animals were rowdy and the challenges they faced were thrilling yet mostly G rated. This is a married set, meaning it was collected one by one by a very careful owner. They are not stated with edition or printing numbers, they are first edition... View more info