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A Huntsman's Log Book

By: Bell, Isaac, M.F.H.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, Ltd: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46953

Condition: Very Good


The author's first and very scarce work in an uncommon professionally reproduced color illustrated dj from the Scribner's edition that displays well with handsome red fox mask on frt panel. This is a very neat former library copy that appears to have not been taken out much if at all. It is the first edition but has no date and is a wartime compliant volume printed on lighter weight paper. Blue leatherette covered hard boards with yellow title spine has a tidy call number on foot of backstrip and an unused, petite handmade library card and pocket on frt pastedown. It is in excellent shape ... View more info

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Andy Pandy and the Patchwork Cat

By: Bird, Maira

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Brockhampton Press: 1962

Seller Id: 20465

Condition: Good


Third printing paperback with edges lightly rubbed and bumped. Blue covering on spine over staples has a small chip at head of spine. Tape at bottom of spine, a bit of finger soil in a few page margins. Book number 21 in the series. 32 pp. ISBN on foot of rear cover is #340032650 but that ISBN is the same at Jane Pilgrim's Christmas At Blackberry Farm, so we've included it here instead of the proper ISBN field to avoid confusion. Andy and Teddy find a box of fabric scraps and decide to sew a fabric cat which came out well, much to their delight. Only the white kitten did not like the toy ca... View more info

Image for Shaun O'Day of Ireland, Little Tony of Italy, The Little Indian Weaver, The Little Mexican Donkey Boy, The Little Spanish Dancer, Little Jeanne of France, The Little Dutch Tulip Girl, Little Philippe of Belgium, Carmen Of Gold Coast, Little Tom of England

Shaun O'Day of Ireland, Little Tony of Italy, The Little Indian Weaver, The Little Mexican Donkey Boy, The Little Spanish Dancer, Little Jeanne of France, The Little Dutch Tulip Girl, Little Philippe of Belgium, Carmen Of Gold Coast, Little Tom of England

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32394

Condition: Very Good


Collection of ten first edition Madeline Brandeis childrens books. One with an original dust wrapper, one with a full color cover, the remaining have matching pale blue hard covers with darker blue spines. No spine lettering; cover illustrations are blue and red. A soild set that displays well, most are quite clean save for two, All tips bumped and rubbed but no eyesores here. Texts are clean and unmarked save for faults below. Each is illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos. Each is about 6"x8" and 200 pages long. Darling set of books about children from other lands. You'll... View more info

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Horse-Lovers

By: Brooke, Geoffrey, Lieutenant-Colonel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co., LTD.: 1930

Seller Id: 46899

Condition: Very Good


4th printing of the first edition in navy blue cloth covered boards with red title spine. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp showing negligible color loss but no broken threads. Darling personal bookplate on frt pastedown, else the 355 pp text is crisp, clean and not foxed. Includes fold-out map in rear and 31 black & white line illustrations by 'Snaffles' or Mr. Charlie Johnson Payne, within. DJ in new mylar is a professional facsimile that shows loss of title on backstrip but displays well from the front w/color illustration of a dark horse hanging his head over the half stall door in t... View more info

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Ghost Horse Stallion of the Oregon Trail

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1962

Seller Id: R46562

Condition: Very Good


Second printing of the first edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black spine title. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Exlib with sticker on frt pastedown from Wheatley Working Men's Club Lending Library. No card pocket or evidence of ever having had one, all pages present. 191 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped taupe background illustrated dust jacket shows small chips to tips and spine ends with some color loss along dj flap folds, darkening along spine but title remains legible, no call tags on book or dj backstrip. DJ now in new mylar and displays well. ... View more info

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Uncle Sam

By: Gerson, Thomas I.; Hood, Flora M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IN, The Bobbs-Merril Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29956

Condition: Very Good


First edition ex-lib with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Rep removed and string showing on rear hinge, page block tight and bright. Unclipped dj with nice full color illustration of "Uncle Sam" on the front panel has no call tag on spine. It is surface worn with tiny chips at tips and one at foot of spine but displays well in brand new mylar. A 158 pg biography of Samuel Wilson, from the Revolutionary Era, whom Thomas Nast immortalized, later, with his famous cartoons. View more info

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The Revolutionary War Book of Games, Puzzles, and Things to Do

By: Gowan, Hugh & Judy; Campbell, Joe

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PA, Daisy Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46347

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback in glossy white card covers with blue title and red ruling and stars on stapled cover. Solid cream rear cover blank save for a 1.25" x 1.75" sticker pull at foot. Ticy crease to upper tip of frt cover, no names, tears or soil within and none of the games, puzzles, etc have been completed. 36 pp well illustrated text is crisp and clean. A nice book of assorted games for young children to help learn about things like the first 13 states, , Learn about Molly Pitcher, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, (Fill in the Blanks), Match the Patriot with his Profession... View more info

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King of Hualpi Valley

By: Grinstead, J.E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Wells Gardner, Garton & Col, LTD: 1949

Seller Id: R46375

Condition: Good


Possible first edition hardcover in lightly marked blue cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends, tips still sharp showing color loss only. Approx half of the light blue printed title and author's initials is rubbed off the backstrip. 187 pp block is tight, hines are fine, there is moderate soil & foxing on endpapers and edge of page block. Pages show a light wrinkle at upper fore-edge of first 1/3 of the book. There are no weird or musty smells. The Un-clipped dust wrapper shows a tiny chip to head of moderately soiled rear panel with its white and red check background and list of 7 o... View more info

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Hoofbeats. Drawings and Comments. 1938 Signed, Numbered, Limited Edition

By: Halpin, Warren T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: PA, J.B. Lippincott: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Seller Id: 28620

Condition: Good


Signed, limited first edition numbered #164 of 1500 printings. Good 1st edition, no dj. Moderate surface soil on red, blue & white tattersall cloth, corners bumped with lower cover tip rubbed through, head of spine cloth chipped and paste-on paper title label is tatty round the edges. 1939 gift dedication on fep. Book is oversized at 9"x 13" x 1.5" and features title and silhouette image of trotting horse in gold. Introductions by Stewart B.Iglehart, Henry G. Vaughn and William DuPont Jr. 283 pages are tight and clean, includes 65 pencil drawings, none in color. If it had a c... View more info

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The Door That Wasn't There

By: Horsley-Smith, Ursula

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London, Guilford Press Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46293

Condition: Very Good


Exceedingly rare first edition hardcover. Photos available, please email. This tale is as hard to find as hen's teeth and twenty times more collectible. It has come up ONCE in twenty-two years of professional book selling. If you've been in search of this gem, do not hesitate. Google books states this story was first published 1956 by Guilford Press. Verso title page states: First published 1956 and nothing else. Condition: Solid hardcover in blue paper covered boards with sharp tips and head of spine, lightly bumped foot of spine. Both boards some what sprung (bowed up at ends) but not... View more info

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Gene Autry and the Thief River Outlaws

By: Hutchinson, W. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1944

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller Id: MK46643

Condition: Good


Rust colored leatherette covered boards illustrated with darker rust and navy blue title and what looks like a drawing of the construction of a rail road bridge on frt board, solid navy title on spine. Corners and spine ends are bumped and show color loss but no jajor rub-through. Book slightly cocked. Gutter papers are not cracked. This volume had no cellophane on it (as published). Does have Whitman and the number 2303 at foot of backstrip. Black and white illustrated endpapers have no names, inner hinge papers are fine. 249 pp illustrated text is browned but not brittle, no tears fo... View more info

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The Subjects of Early Russian Icons

By: Kostsova, A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Petersburg, Iskusstvo Publishers: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36754

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in dj. Small 4 1/4" x 3 1/3" blue hardcover. Tips sharp, light color loss on tip of fep. White background illustrated dj shows light even age-toning and one closed tear at foot of rear flap fold and one at head of rear panel. Displays well in new mylar wrapper. 223 pp. Russian icons are typically paintings on wood, often small, though some in churches and monasteries may be much larger. Some Russian icons were made of copper. Many religious homes in Russia have icons hanging on the wall in the krasny ugol, the "red" or "beautiful" corner. View more info

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Mountain Pony and the Rodeo Mystery

By: Larom, Henry V.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1949

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 15622

Condition: Very Good +


Ex-lib hardcover rebound in blue/red patterned buckram boards with white title spine. All pages and pocket present. 228 pp. Interesting charcoal style illustrations. When Andy's pet horse Brownie is stolen because he is a natural bucker, Andy and his horse Sunny track the stolen horse to a New York rodeo where he tries to prove that the famous Slipstream is really his Brownie. Follows Mountain Pony and the Pinto Colt. View more info

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A Bit of America

By: Oler, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: LA, Central Printers & Publishers:

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45786

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing exlib paperback signed by author on tittle page: To Sherry: God Bless You! Mary Oler 2-8-83. Presentation label on inside cover. Book is in white background covers with blue/white bunting frame around red title on cover. Call tag taped to backstrip, pocket on inside rear cover, 96 pp text crisp and unmarked Poems celebrating various elements of living in the United States. View more info

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Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Osborne, Margherita O.; Editor; Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $32.00

Publisher: NY, The Hampton Publishing Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40222

Condition: Good +


1st edition blue cloth hardcover with red background full cover pasted on art plate. Shows surface wear, cloth rubbed through at tips and loss at spine ends. Inner hinge papers fine, text tight and bright w/occasional marginal soil. Illustrated in color (6 color pictures) and other black and white illustrations and decorations by Ben Kutcher. 352 pages. View more info

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The White Dingo

By: Patchett, Mary Elwyn

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: R46811

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in blue paper covered boards with tape marks on boards and pastedowns. Spine ends bumped, corners still fairly sharp. 140 pp text tight and bright. Original dj in mylar has no call tags on backstrip, but does have a sticker pull at the lower fore-edge of frt board and a 1/2" x 1 1/2" repair on the rear jacket photos. Jacket displays well on the shelf. A shaft of moonlight like a sword of silvery light shone past the dingo mother into the darkness of the den. Directly into that broad blade of light was a roly-poly body, nebulously white, and the head ... View more info

Pony of the Sioux

By: Pearson, M. J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc (A Signal Book): 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46085

Condition: Good


Stated First Edition exlib hardcover in taupe cloth boards with black line drawing of boy on a horse with a dog at heels and red titles. Solid reading copy = all there but not pretty. Two card pockets and all pages present. Discard written on frt pastedown in blue marker. Light soil in upper margin area of page 29 does not obscure any text. Tiny C11 at foot of last page. Spine ends and tips rubbed, 143 pp text is tight and bright. During the time of the American Civil War, a 14 year old boy is gifted a brown and white pinto pony by his father that he purchased from a local farmer, who... View more info

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Farmer Goff and His Turkey Sam

By: Schatell, Brian

Price: $16.00

Publisher: NY, J.B. Lippincott: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16942

ISBN: 0397319835

Condition: Very Good +


Exlib with pocket and all pages present. Light tape marks on red glossy boards. White background illust dj in new mylar is clipped at upper corner of frt flap but price is present in lower corner. Rear flap complete. A few micro closed tears at foot of somewhat thumbed pages showing modest finger soil, no text obscured. Sam the turkey would rather eat Mrs. Goff's apple and turnip pies than win a blue ribbon in the turkey contest at the county fair. View more info

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Black Beauty The Autobiography of a Horse

By: Sewell, Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, W. B. Conkey Company: 1905

Seller Id: MK46673

Condition: Fair


Straight and solid petite hardcover (6.75" x 5."), in medium blue colored cloth with red title in a gothic font on frt bd, regular black block font title on spine. Frt cover illustration is super faded (as well as having a lighter colored cup ring with a matching vertical smear through it. The once color illustration of a man holding a mare who has a dark colt by her side standing before a white fence and large pine tree. Boards soiled and marked but you can still make out: 'PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED' across the foot of the frt cover, and Young People's Cloth Library at head of rear cov... View more info

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Skippy Grows Up A Kim's Story-Coloring Book

By: Terzian, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: RI, Red Farm Studio Co.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32671

Condition: Very Good


Negligible surface wear, few light grease spots on white rear cover, tiny sticker pull on cover, colored in with matching blue pencil to match the sky illustration, barely perceptible, internally crisp and unmarked. A story book with half the pages in line drawings to color. The tale of a young girl and her brown and white puppy. View more info