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Stand Tall The New Macmillan Reading Program Level 13

By: Adams, Judith; Smith, Carl B; Wardhaugh, Ronald

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1975

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 30595

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright paperback with lightly rubbed tips, faint creases on glossy cover. One school stamp at head of inside cover, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All pages present w/occasional finger soil, nothing major. 128 pp. The New Macmillan Reading Program Level 13. View more info

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The Fox-Hunter's Bedside Book

By: Apsley, Lady

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46956

Condition: Very Good


1st US Edition hardcover in red cloth boards with dull but legible gilt spine title on slightly sunned backstrip and bright gilt foxhound on frt board. Book shows sharp tips and bumped spine ends, tidy gift dedication on fep dated 1949. Exhaustive 584 pp text is printed on impossibly thin paper but has no marks, no tears, no soil, has been well cared for and is ready to provide hours of enjoyment because it is absolutely crammed with short stories, fox-hunting and sporting poems, quotes, and one-liners on the chase. Professionally reproduced, unclipped dust wrapper with art after an illust... View more info

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Hannibal and the Bears

By: Baker, Margaret J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Staus & Giroux - "An Ariel Book: 1966

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller Id: 45798

ISBN: 0374328382

Condition: Very Good


First American edition hardcover in clean beige cloth with navy blue title spine. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Not exlib. No names, tears or soil in the 115 pp text. Unclipped dj has one taped tear and loss at tips and spine ends but is now in new mylar and displays well with wrap around color cover art. The 3 Shoe Shop bears (Boots, Slippers & Socks) who live with the Trinkets, set out to rescue some discarded animals that were sent to the dump. Among the toys is a large old elephant on wheels named Hannibal. Folks have opined that it has an ingenious plot, superb characterizat... View more info

The Tales of Olga Da Polga

By: Bond, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1989

Seller Id: 46062

ISBN: 0395459915

Condition: Near Fine


Nice tight, crisp, unmarked paperback with light color loss to tips of green background frt cover. No names, tears or soil on the 128 pp text. 7 pp glossary in rear. Originally published by Macmillan, New York, 1971. Summary: Recounts the humorous adventures of an unusual guinea pig that specializes in tall tales. Table of Contents are: 1. Olga Sets Out 2. The Naming of Olga da Polga 3. Olga Takes a Bite 4. Olga's Story 5. Olga Makes a Friend 6. Olga's Day Off 7. Olga Wins a Prize 8. Olga Starts a Rumor 9. Olga and the "Surrey Puma". 10. Disaster 11. The Dance of the Sugar... 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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The Turf

By: Carr, Sara & Raymond

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, NY, Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46955

ISBN: 0192141147

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing hardcover in dark green textured paper covered boards with bright gilt spine title. An addition into the Small Oxford Books series, it is not ex-library, it shows sharp tips and barely brushed spine ends, the 112 pp text is crisp with ghosting from an erased pencil price on fep. Un-clipped original, glossy dust wrapper in new mylar displays beautifully. A lovely gift book, the perfect size to tuck into a Christmas stocking: 8" x 4" x 1/2". Illustrated with a myriad of black and white line drawings such as the one on the jacket. It contains, prose, ... View more info

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Personal Bible Verses of Comfort Assurance Salvation & Bonus Book: Hope and Confort from God's Word Miniature Booklets

By: Christian Business Men's Committee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: PA, The Little Bible Ministry:

Seller Id: 46200

Condition: Near Fine


2 offerings for one price. First: Personal Bible Verses of Comfort Assurance Salvation in red pebbled paper covers with black titles, 40 pp held with one staple as published. Book is in fine condition without names, tears, soil, rust or defects of any kind. Not exlib and no names in space provided on first (identification) page. Super cute! Measures a whopping 2.5 inch tall x 2 inch wide. - Included with is a 3.5 inch tall x 2.25 inch wide, 14 pp light brown paperback with bright gilt titles and ruled border on cover, put out by the American Bible Society. Held in by 2 staples, this a... 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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Great Outdoor Games from Trash and Other Things

By: Conaway, Judith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: WI, Childrens Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10937

ISBN: 0817209506

Condition: Good


Exlib with all pages and pocket present. Partial call tag on spine. Text tight and bright, one taped, closed tear on title page, sticker rems on endpps. 47 pp of green games and toys using recycled materials such as: Tin Can Alley, Pop Can Kick Race, Concentration, Jailbreak, Butter Tub Flip, Box Stepping Race, Hoop Loops, Tall Towers, Scooter Ball, Bottle Cap Bluff, Tube and Box Juggling, Tox Tag, Sink the Ships, Trashball Smash, Stringball Catch, Stringball Hockey, Bridges and Tunnels, Twirling Trashball, Spaceship Sailing, Caps n Bottles. 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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African American Literature A Guide to Reading Interests

By: Dawson, Alma; Van Fleet, Connie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CT, Libraries Unlimited: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45668

ISBN: 1563089319

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover. Very good glossy pictorial boards are bumped but not rubbed. 470 p text crisp and unmarked. Features ink "tabs" on edge of page block for ease of moving around in this volume. A handbook of Aftrican American authors and their works. Reference material, Bibliography, History & Criticism. View more info

Landscape In Art and Landscape In Literature

By: de Winthuysen, Javier

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MD, Privately Printed: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37283

Condition: Fine


78 pg glossy pictorial softcover. Memoirs of an environmental artist genius. Text is in Spanish and in English. A brand new work by The Winthuysen Foundation, Inc. This work, brought to publishing fruition in multi-languages by Javier's daughter, curator of the Winthuysen Foundation Inc is well illustrated in b/w and color. From the intro: "How to promote the paintings and writings of an environmental artist, previously promoted, in the United States by many institutions, exclusively for his work as historian, neoclassic garden conservator, and landscape protectionist, was to go agains... View more info

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Lust Und Leid Five One-Act Plays From Contemporary German Literature

By: Diamond, William; Schomaker, Christel B.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 1946

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 42574

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing hardcover in green cloth covered boards showing color loss and light rubbing at bumped spine ends and fairly sharp tips. 220 pp text crisp with some English translation notes in pencil and a few in ink between lines of text and in margins. Vintage bookstore sticker on fep. View more info

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People From Dickens

By: Dickens, Charles; Field, Rachel Arranged By

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41996

Condition: Poor


Worn exlib first edition with A on copyright page. Cloth split, inner hinges cracked. Not pretty but all there. View more info

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Ancient Greek Literature

By: Dover, K.J. And Others

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Oxford University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41880

ISBN: 0192191373

Condition: Very Good


Uncommon 1st edition hardcover edition with pocket and all pp present. 186 pp text browned. Price clipped dj flaps glued to boards. View more info

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BORU The Story of an Irish Wolfhound

By: Dunn, J. Allan

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1926

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller Id: R46520

Condition: Very Good


This is a factual story. A nice color illustrated hardcover with bumped spine ends showing color loss and fairly sharp tips. Grey cloth covered boards display well despite some very faint splotchyness on periphery and some rubbing at head of spine cloth. One tidy, 1967 gift presentation on fep, 195 pp text is untrimmed on the fore-edge, and is dyed a faint pink color at head of page block. Not exlib. Price-clipped color illustrated dust wrapper shows BORU scrapping with a bald eagle. BORU is a real dog, presented by a man who knows and loves dogs and who can make them live in the pages... View more info

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Look In The Mirror

By: Epstein, Sam and Beryl

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27193

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback with mirror present. Light color loss at extrems and covers from storage, text tight and age toned but unmarked, original mirror included. 48 pp. Suggests simple activities that demonstrate some of the many characteristics and uses of mirrors. Tomie dePaola and his work have been recognized with the Smithson Medal from the Smithsonian Institution, the Kerlan Award from the University of Minnesota for his "singular attainment in children's literature," and the Regina Medal from the Catholic Library Association. He was also the United States nominee in 1990 for th... View more info

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The Literature of Equitation - One Man's Opinion

By: Felton, W. Sidney

Price: $17.00

Publisher: United States Pony Clubs, Inc. (The): 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45762

Condition: Very Good


Quite uncommon is this booklet on the written works of horse riding system and style = The Literature of Equitation - One Man's Opinion. Gray paper covers show light soil and wear at periphery, small sticker mark on upper tip of frt cover. 16 pp including the covers. Text is crisp and unmarked. Nice blue line drawing of a mounted rider on rear cover, no illustrations within. Before suggesting specific book titles and their attributes and shortcomings, Mr. Felton begins his humble work briefly describing the development of equitation as we know it today. He then goes on to describe some ... 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