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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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Visions Of Darkness Masterpieces of Edgar Allan Poe

By: Babcock, C. Merton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MO, Hallmark Editions: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41763

ISBN: 0875291244

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in colored paper covered boards featuring a close up of Poe's mug and a speck of color loss at tips of still sharp corners and spine ends. 62 pp text fine. Small chip at head of price-clipped dj, light color loss at tips, displays well in new mylar sleeve. B/w illustrations within. 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

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 Plum Gu... View more info

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Gathering A Northwoods Counting Book

By: Bowen, Betsy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17046

ISBN: 0316103713

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover and unclipped dj in new mylar as new. Not exlib. Text crisp and unmarked. Well illustrated counting book of seasons, country life and such in Minnesota. 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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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

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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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The Design of Rabelais's Pantagruel

By: Duval, Edwin M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CT, Yale University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31923

ISBN: 0300048033

Condition: Fine


Brilliant sharp, square 1st edition hardcover in grey cloth boards. No marks tears or soil in the apparently unread text. Salmon background dj illustrated by a 1493 woodcut of Jerusalem. shows light sunning on backstrip and bit of rear dj panel, else as new. Originally published between 1532 and 1552, these epic narratives on Rabelais's giant heroes, masterpieces of Renaissance literature, the author examimes the work in its intellectual, cultural and literary contexts and concludes that its simple, intelligible structure points the way to consistent Christian humanist meanings. (extracts in F... 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 Eloise Wilkin Treasury

By: Falken, Linda C. Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Merrigold Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38376

ISBN: 0307155862

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy illustrated hardcover has sharp tips and spine ends. 70 illustrated pages with crisp text has no tears or writing. Not exlib. Favorite nursery rhymes, prayers, poems and stories with beautiful artwork by Eloise Wilkin. Gift quality volume. 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