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Sluggy Freelance and Fire Rain Book 8

By: Abrams, Pete

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Plan Nine: 2003

Seller Id: 43833

ISBN: 1929462735

Condition: Good


127 pp soft cover with vertical crease on cover, tips show light wear, text appears unread. Well illustrated throughout in color and b/w. A book of satyrical comic strips on various subjects. Adult rated. View more info

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All Ready for Summer

By: Adelson, Leone

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Company: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46045

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardcover in illustrated yellow cloth boards that are somewhat cocked, tips and spine ends still sharp. Nice color illustrated endpps, remainder of 28 pp text fine save for negligible age toning at upper edge. Price present at head of frt flap, lower corner of same flap clipped. Black background original dust jacket shows color loss along flap folds, small chips at flap tips, triangular chip at foot of frt panel and general surface wear and color loss on rear panel. Dj has general foxing on panels but has kept book in near fine form and now is in new mylar. Not Exlib. Preced... View more info

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Make A Circle Keep Us In Poems For a Good Day

By: Adoff, Arnold

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Delacort Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29096

ISBN: 0440059097

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in illustrated boards showing color loss at bumped spine ends and fairly sharp tips. Fep removed. Not exlib. Former owner's name stamp on inside cover, 30 pp text fine. Landscape format, book is longer than it is tall. 7.25" tall x 8.75" long. A number of soft b/w pencil drawings illustrate the poems that celebrate the joys of the day: Simple pleasures: Morning, Growing up, Peanut Butter, Hard Rain and Thunder but most of all, Family Love from siblings, mom and chubby papa who is a bear who turns back into dad in one of the poems. View more info

Lightning

By: Bendick, Jean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: IL, Rand McNally: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45938

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing with A on foot of title page. Lovely copy in straight and clean dark red illust cloth covered boards with light color loss at still sharp tips and spine ends, no names, tears or soil. Not exlib. 62 pp. Explains lightning to children. Early science book. 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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The Church in the Fork A History of Historic Little Fork Church

By: Boyle, Lieutenant-General Andrew J. (Ret.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: VA, Little Fork Preservation Committee: 1983

Seller Id: 45618

Condition: As New


Red leather hardcover with bright gilt titles. Tips and spine ends sharp. 74 pp of text plus appendices for a total of 107 pp. 250 years of history at Little Fork Church in the Culpeper/Orange area of Virginia. Interesting photos detailing architecture, mortised joints, brick rain runoffs, etc. View more info

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The Crooked Tree SIGNED

By: Cates, Joe; In Memory of Brooks McMillan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: TX, Privately Printed: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 31746

ISBN: 0942403002

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp bright 1st edition paperback, signed/dated by author on title page. 1 closed taped tear at foot of front cover and negligible surface soil on illustrated white background paperback covers, 48 pg text as new. The little tree struggled for sunlight and rain in the forest because the other older straight trees were ashamed of it and tried to block out it's sun and rain to kill it off. One day a bird's egg falls on the tree and breaks, the tree asks the bird why this happened and it says the branches of the tall trees are so weak. Crooked tree offers the bird it's strong branches to build he... View more info

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Roddy in the Rain

By: Cloke, Rene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Award Publications: 1976

Seller Id: 16247

Condition: Very Good


Rubbed spine ends, personal clown stamp inside cover, sticker pull is hard to notice on white back cover, text tight and bright. View more info

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Roddy in the Rain

By: Cloke, Rene

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Award Publications Limited: 1975

Seller Id: 20467

ISBN: 0861638034

Condition: As New


Fine hardcover. Roddy Rabbit had a new red mackintosh and a pair of rubber boots and he was just longing for a rainy day. View more info

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I Like Weather

By: Fisher, Aileen

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1960

Seller Id: 37041

ISBN: 0690431295

Condition: Very Good +


Yellow illustrated cloth hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends, 32 pp text is crisp and bright but no proper title page nor one appears to be removed. Darling illustrated endpps. Price clipped dj in new mylar shows few small chips & closed tears but displays well. NOT exlib. No individual poem titles listed. Book rambles on about different seasons and weather conditions Really cute color illustrations. Gift quality volume. View more info

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By Land, By Sea Stories By William Hoffman

By: Hoffman, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36698

ISBN: 0807113905

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in mint unclipped dj in new mylar. 174 pp text has a few light foxing spots on edge of page block, else fine. William Hoffman alternates enduing themes of land and sea by taking inhabitants mostly of Virginia's inland and Chesapeake Bay regions and making them thoroughly his own in this superb collection of stories. The stories deal with the clash between old and new values, with ties to the land and the lure of the sea, with the struggle to maintain relationships between parents and children, husbands and wives, community and individual. In Fathers and Daughters, a ma... View more info

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Kim's Place and Other Poems

By: Hopkins, Lee Bennett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36718

ISBN: 0030120810

Condition: Very Good +


Cocked exlib with pocket pulled but all pages present. Tight, bright text. Black X's drawn on endpapers. Unclipped dj in new mylar has no call letters but does have a small sticker pull on foot of spine (white background is barely noticeable, publisher's name finished in ink, see pic). Sixteen poems reflecting the life of the very young and attitudes about such things as rain, color, puppies, dreams, mirrors and fear. View more info

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Watercolours

By: HRH The Prince of Wales

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown and Company: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45231

ISBN: 0821218816

Condition: Fine


Gift quality straight, sharp hardcover with mint condition glossy text. Unclipped dj in new mylar as new. 159 pp illustrated in color. Landscape format, too large for flat rate envelope. Prince Charles, who has been painting for 23 years, calls his watercolors 'immediate and very amateur," and most of them do seem to function best as personal souvenirs of farms, windmills, cottages and rugged landscapes. Yet in some of the 73 paintings reproduced here he proves much more than a mere literalist. One need only look at the Turneresque beauty of Looking Towards Mar Lodge in the Rain, the dan... View more info

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Out and About

By: Hughes, Shirley

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 20356

ISBN: 0744514223

Condition: Very Good


Reprint paperback with corners slightly bumped. 48 pp text has no names, tears or soil. There is yellowed but not brittle adhesive tape on both inner hinges, page block popped out of the staples. This is the only real defect here but his book is more than readable, usable. These eighteen richly illustrated poems feature the same characters, a small girl and her baby brother, as previous titles in the Nursery Collection series. Romping through the changing seasons, the two children take pleasure in the different elements and the weather conditions-- sunshine, wind, rain, mist, snow--From the ... View more info

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Riding Into War The Memoir of a Horse Transport Driver 1916-1919

By: Johnston, James Robert; Edited by Brett Wilson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, Goose Lane Editions/ NBMHP: 2004

Seller Id: 45132

ISBN: 0864924127

Condition: New


Fine condition 2nd printing 103 pp paperback. The New Brunswick Military Heritage Series, Volume 4. "The popular image of the Great War is of the trenches, but Jimmie Johnston experienced the triumph of Vimy and the hell ofPasschendaele from a saddle. A horse driver in the transport section of theCanadian Machine Gun Corps, he hauled machine guns and ammunition to the front lines through shellfire, darkness, driving rain, and suffocating mud."- from the rear cover. View more info

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Forever Freinds "Come Rain or Shine

By: Jones, Deborah

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, The Andrew Brownsword Collection: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14072

ISBN: 0749828838

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely glossy 1st edition paperback with spot of ink on tip of fold out front flap which folds open to make a panorama of bears. 24 pp. Have you ever wished for a den of your own? Then join the Forever Friends as they search for the perfect den in this enchanting story. View more info

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Rain Cloud the Wild Mustang

By: Kraenzel, Margaret

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 167

Condition: Very Good


1st edition, 3rd printing hardcover in pictorial boards lightly rubbed at tips, and showing even light soil. 144 p. text browned but not brittle. Dave's new neighbor is tricked into stealing ranch horses along with the wild ones he is running, but Daven's father things it is Rain Cloud, Dave's favorite wild gray stallion, that is doing the stealing. View more info

James And The Rain

By: Kuskin, Karla

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WI, E. M. Hale and Company: 1962

Seller Id: 45657

Condition: Very Good


First Cadmus edition 1962 stated on foot of title page, copyright page has a letter K. First published by Harper & Bros 1957. Hardcover with lightly soiled white background illustrated frt board, tips and spine ends rubbed. Book has one stamp on inside cover says: Demonstration School. No card pocket or call tags on spine. 38 pp text crisp and bright. "What do you do in the rain? Do you know any rainy day games" James asked one cow, two ducks (they loved the rain on their backs), toads, birds, cats, mice and all the animals he saw, and they all had their own special feeling abou... View more info

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Holly Hobbie's Recipe For A Happy Birthday

By: Mabry, Phyllis Culp

Price: $7.00

Publisher: OH, American Greetings: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42623

Condition: Fair


1st edition hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends in shows moderate to heavy soil. Tidy gift dedication in space provided, text shows some marks around periphery. Unsure if someone spilled some coffee on this volume bit the illustrations and text are so darling, we just couldn't pass this one up. Illustrated throughout by Hollie Hobbie. American Greetings book #1 printed on rear cover by publisher. Mice, rabbits, moles and squirrels dance through the birthday. Take a cup of morning sunshine, it stays with you all day long, a dab of smiles from those... View more info

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A Time To Seek The Lord 2 Cassette Tapes in Original Snap Lock Case

By: Meyer, Joyce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MD, Joyce Meyer Ministries:

Seller Id: 40675

Condition: Very Good


Cassette tape set (2) in original illustrated snap lock box. No date. Outside of white plastic hard case slightly yellowed and there is a small crack starting at foot of inside spine, not visible or felt on outside. Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is TIME TO SEEK THE LORD, till he come and rain righteousness upon you. Hosea 10:12 (from case cover). View more info