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Brothers At War

By: Blair, Margaret Whitman

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PA, White Mane Publishing Company, Inc.: 1997

Seller Id: 46130

ISBN: 1572490497

Condition: Very Good


Nice straight sharp paperback with lightly brushed tips, small crease on rear cover upper tip. 145 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Rob and Jamie, brothers who are opposites and who both involved in a Civil War reenactment, find themselves transported back in time to the actual Antietam Campaign in 1862. View more info

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Hello Irina

By: Blech, Dietlind

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46821

ISBN: 0030842522

Condition: Fine


Gift quality, crisp, unmarked, oversized 1st Edition hardcover in sturdy library binding measuring 11" x 11.5". Tight, bright book without names, tears or soil inside or out. Faint color loss to tips of white background boards so green grass on foot of frt board has a pinch of board showing through. Adapted from the German text by Yaak Karsunke. Intrigued by tales about the "land of wild white horses," (Lipizzaner), a bay Russian horse decides to travel to France to see them for herself.. View more info

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The Mushroom Center Disaster

By: Bodecker, N.M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1978

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 46230

ISBN: 0689304242

Condition: Good


4th printing hardcover in lime green cloth covered boards with black line drawing of ants, grasshoppers, snails walking towards four mushroom houses on cover. Spine cocked, tips sharp, spine ends bumped. Solid exlib working copy, all there but not pretty inside. Several library stamps, tears and marginal chips at page tips and fore edges but none affect the story, some water marks, a bit of a ripple in text and REP has paper pulls left on pastedowns from former dj placement. No writing, crayoning, highlighting in the 48 pp text. Unclipped original glossy illustrated dust jacket has a smal... View more info

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The Leading Edge

By: Boyne, Walter J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45689

ISBN: 0941434931

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in unclipped dj showing some rubbing at tips including one at the lower tip of frt fore-edge colored in with pen, now in new mylar and looks very good. Faint moisture mark on foot of frt cover, no marks or damage inside at all. Nice coffee table volume for any fan of sky travel. An unfolding drama of success and failure, of the excitement of inventors at work on their creations, of the lure and lust for faster, lighter, stronger airplanes, The Leading Edge is a truly remarkable history of the new ideas in aviation technology and the gains we have realized because of... View more info

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Georgie Goes West

By: Bright, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co. Inc.: 1973

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 41681

ISBN: 0385052715

Condition: Very Good +


Nice pictorial hardcover BCE with color loss to tips. Not exlib. Unpaginated text is tight with no writing or soil. Georgie, the gentle little ghost, goes West with the Whittakers and his friends Herman, the cat, and Miss Oliver, the owl. 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 - '20s 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

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The Twins of Emu Plains

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Ward Lock & Co.: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46822

Condition: Very Good


Collectible, gift quality, 1st edition hardcover in rust cloth covered boards with black title spine. Spine ends are barely bumped, tips still sharp, 256 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Not exlib. Price-clipped, full color illustrated dj in new mylar bumped at spine ends just like the book, tips sharp. DJ shows a girl in a red shirt and buff breeches on a dark bay or black horse looking over her shoulder at another girl, (most likely, her twin sister) galloping towards her on a brown & white pinto (shown on the backstrip of the dj, it has 2/3 wrap around art. Early chapter book, #246 impri... View more info

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The Wonderful Flight to the Mushroom Planet

By: Cameron, Eleanor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1966

Seller Id: 46923

Condition: Good


9th printing paperback without names or soil. Some kid put a number of tears in the frt & rear covers. Rear cover now has clear tape over it. The book is all there and makes a perfectly solid reading copy and has the great early illustration, not the newer comic style looking one. Chuck and David gasped. There, in the telescope, a tiny greenish dot appeared, shining through the vast black of outer space. The mysterious little man spoke: "I should like you two boys to set off this very night for the Mushroom Planet!" "Tonight?" repeated Chuck faintly, "But how..."... View more info

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Stowaway to the Mushroom Planet

By: Cameron, Eleanor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1956

Seller Id: 46924

Condition: Fair


This is the (undated) First Scholastic Book Services printing. Originally published in 1956. This book has the original illustrated green background drawing of the three little green men in pink togas standing around and behind mushrooms that are taller than they are. Book has one crossed out name on inside cover and a colored over moisture mark at upper tip of first three pages. The 187 page text appears unread, crisp and tight. Former owner had fun throwing something at both covers making dents on frt and tears on rear cover only, which now is covered in clear cello tape. Makes a perfect... View more info

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Stowaway to the Mushroom Planet

By: Cameron, Eleanor

Price: $32.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1956

Seller Id: 46796

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality, gently used paperback with a few creases and light color loss to periphery from storage. This is the (undated) First Scholastic Book Services printing. Originally published in 1956. This book has the original illustrated green background drawing of the three little green men in pink togas standing around and behind mushrooms that are taller than they are. Book has one small ink owner's name on inside cover but appears unread. The 187 soft page block is tight, bright (not yellowed or brittle) uncreased and un-thumbed. The Mushroom Planet is in danger unless David & Chuck save ... View more info

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At the Airport

By: Colonius, Lillian; Schroeder, Glenn W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: IL, Melmont publishers Inc.: 1967

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 12833

Condition: Very Good


VG 3rd printing exlib hardcover. Lightly rubbed tips, text tight and bright. Exlib with pocket pulled but all pages present. 32 pp of great 50's b/w photos as two young boys are shown around an airport through the various stations. View more info

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Childcraft Volume Eight 8 Creative Play and Hobbies

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $7.00

Publisher: IL, Field Enterprises: 1949

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 45783

Condition: Very Good


Orange pebbled cloth shows three children playing marco polo or some hiding game in front of a tree. Tips and spine ends rubbed, 274 pp text fine with charming color illustrated endpps by Milo Winter. Includes: Games for Indoors and Outdoors, Quiet Play, Making the Most of your Home, Games for Travel, Planning a Party, Choosing a Hobby, Playmaking and Play Acting, Drawing and Painting, Writing Our Thoughts, Making Toys and Playthings, Cooking Up Fun, Adventures in Handwork, Puppets and Marionettes, Sewing for Fun, Making Musical Instruments. 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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Luxembourg and Its Surroundings Official Guide of Luxembourg City Tourist Office w/Add'l Relative Material Laid In

By: Cosyn, Maurice; Koltz, Jean-Pierre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Brussells, Guides Cosyn:

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 7819

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine, 4th printing paperback with negligible surface wear at edge of illustrated card cover, 48 pg text tight and bright. Owner's name on cover, area map and two pamphlets re: local sites of interest laid in. One entitled: Luxembourg by Night, the second a duo-tone map. No date, circa 1980. View more info

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South Wind

By: Douglas, Norman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1939

Seller Id: 43516

Condition: Good


Blue cloth sunned on spine, no dj. 383 pp text fine. Norman Douglas is best known for his travel books. Author's most famous book, first published in 1917 causing debate about its discussion of moral and sexual issues. After being jailed in England for inappropriate behavior with young boys, Douglas decided an extended trip to the Mediterranean would be in order. View more info

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The Toobers & Zots Travel Companion

By: Doyle, Liz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Addison-Wesley: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 1863

ISBN: 0201483653

Condition: Very Good


Book and playing board only, no Toobers or Zots present. Illustrated 1st edition softcover is spiral bound to a board base for games. Book is new and unused but shows some light surface scratches and corner bumps from storage. 48 pp text is tight and bright with many illustrations, pics and fun ideas for safe and sane car travel with the kids. View more info

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A Ripping Day For A Picnic

By: Du Quette, Keith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 5489

ISBN: 0670833118

Condition: Good +


1st edition hardcover. One lower closed page tear, rep removed, some finger soil in margins and on end pps, pages slightly rumpled from thumbing but solid and presentable. Unclipped dj in mylar displays well. Four fanciful creatures travel through caverns, a hedge maze, and other magical places in search of the perfect picnic spot. View more info

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Gigi & Jacques Adventures in Paris

By: Edgecomb, Maureen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, Ravenwood Studios: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 43837

ISBN: 0971860424

Condition: Fine


Fine glossy 2nd edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. 32 pp text mint. Gigi is a poodle, Jacques is a bulldog. Gigi's Paris is chic. Jacque's is artistic. Together they embark on an adventure exploring Paris. View more info

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A Road Might Lead to Anywhere

By: Field, Rachel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 22704

ISBN: 0316281786

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely, crisp, second printing copy in glossy pictorial dj with very light color loss at tips, 32 pp text crisp and unmarked. One closed tear on head of rear dj near flap fold, now protected in new mylar and looks fab. After reading about faraway lands, a young girl closes her eyes and imagines all the wonderful places a road could take her, from a cave full of treasure to a witch's house and even to Mexico. View more info

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Pony Trekking

By: Hart, Edward

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16048

ISBN: 0715372424

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with light ripple in laminate on cover (from printer?) lightly bumped spine ends, 128 pp text as new. From the David & Charles Leisure & Travel Series. Well illustrated with b/w photos and line drawings. Includes: Why go Pony Trekking?/ Introducing the Pony/ Riding and Grooming/ Daily Routine/ Where to Trek/ What to sEe/ Maps and Map Reading/ Long Distance and Post Trekking/ Riding for the Disabled/ Instructors and Operators. Appendices: The Countryside and the Law/ The Country Code/ Some Useful Addresses/ Going Metric with Maps/ Trekking Centers/ Further Reading/ In... View more info