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The Fourth Floor Twins and the Fortune Cookie Chase

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Kestrel: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 41250

ISBN: 0670806412

Condition: Very Good


Very good book club edition hardcover showing moderate color loss at still tips from storage, internally fine w/name on illustrated fep. Two sets of twins receive a message in a fortune cookie, warning them to beware of a man in a blue hat!. Twins are: Gary & Kevin and Donna & Diane. View more info

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The Indian Horse Mystery

By: Adrain, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hastings House: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 4310

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated 1st edition orange cloth hardcover with bumped corners and expected ex-lib imperfections. No dj, 126 pp text is tight and bright. While Yakima Indian, Jim, is investigating the disappearance of cattle from the Hanging Rock Ranch with Hap and Kathie, he also tries to tame a wild horse. View more info

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A Day Out for Sheriff Pony in My Pocket

By: Allan, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Buzz Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16160

ISBN: 1855915480

Condition: Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover, 26 pp. #1 Pony In My Pocket series. Sheriff would much rather practice his jumps than help clean up the yard. However, things don't go to plan when he finds himself on a mystery tour. View more info

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The Thump, Blam, Bump Mystery

By: Armstrong, Louise

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CT, Xerox: 1975

Edition: First Xerox Edition

Seller Id: 40646

Condition: Very Good +


1st Xerox edition paperback. White background illust paperback with negligible wear at tips. NOT exlib. Stamp on inside cover: From the Library Of: but no name filled in. 28 p with red lettered text. Cute kids story. When Erma Jean hears a noise overhead, she sets out with other apartment dwellers to find its source. View more info

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Ghost Horse Mystery

By: Arneson, D.J. and Tallarico, Tony

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NJ, Watermill Press: 1981

Seller Id: 46750

ISBN: 0893754927

Condition: Very Good


1st printing paperback with light color loss along spine edge and tips. Crack in spine paper from a sideways bend. 96 pp text tight and browned but not brittle, inside of covers also. A Haunted Clubhouse A Mysterious Fire A Devilish Plan Somewhere there is a solution...and the solution is Blaze, a magnificent stallion who comes from Beyond to seek revenge. View more info

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Magical Stories of Mystery and Suspense

By: Baker, Robert; Duncan, J.G.; Matthews, P.K.; Thomas, Mrs. P; Elliot, Mrs. B.E.;

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Peter Haddock Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16708

ISBN: 0710503490

Condition: As New


Lovely, as new, glossy 64 pp paperback. Compilation authored with many stories within. The Story of an Excavator named Digg-Digg. The Story of a Hedgehog named 'SPIKEY', The Magic Tree, Rainwater Retreat, The Lonely Scarecrow, The Clever Sea-Gull, The Forgetful Sea-Gull, The Gallant Sea-Gull, The Heroic Sea-Gull. View more info

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Taff and the Stolen Ponies

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46343

ISBN: 0340038772

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first printing hardcover in textured green paper covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends, bright gilt title on backstrip. No names, tears or soil in the crisp, tight and bright 127 pp text which is peppered with line drawings by Helen Collins who also designed and drew the dust wrapper. This un-clipped dust wrapper in new mylar is a professional reproduction that shows age-toning on the periphery of the solid cream rear panel, other than this, it shows no wear, no creases, no chips. Cute backstrip art of three pony faces and Taff the sheepdog on the top. When Emlyn Morg... View more info

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Jackie and the Phantom Ponies 6

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Knight Books: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 46726

ISBN: 0340575476

Condition: Very Good


Nice photo illustrated paperback in card covers showing light surface wear and a little sunning on glossy pictorial cover. 122 pp text slightly yellowed but not brittle, looks like new save for a hint of sunning on rear cover near backstrip. When Babs and Jackie arrive to spend their holidays on David Browning's stud farm in the Lake District, they already have a mystery on their hands: Three ponies and a man have vanished without trace on the mountainside. Is this incident connected with the disappearance of David's brood mare and valuable stallion? Babs and Jackie believe something sinis... View more info

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A Pony In The Family

By: Berrisford, Judith M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: England, Knight Books: 1975

Edition: First Knight Books Edition

Seller Id: 46728

ISBN: 0340195266

Condition: Good +


Solid paperback in color illustrated card covers with a couple of cover creases and a bit of forward lean. 128 pp shows some foxing and age-toning at periphery. Jane and Penny wanted to have a pony of their very own. When their father buys Freckles for them, they learn - often the hard way - how to feed, groom, and look after her, as well as cope with a variety of pony emergencies. They also learn about the cost of keeping a pony and prepare for their first gymkhana. A good book for all kids and parents who are wanting their own pony and are unsure what it involves. View more info

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Sparkle and Me and The Case of the Missing Flip-Flops

By: Best, Soleil and Steve

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Bahamas, Poochi Productions, Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38197

Condition: Fine


Colorful pictorial paperback has negligible wear. 22 tight pages with crisp text & no tears. A wonderful mystery in which Soleil and Sparkle, two curious Jack Russells, try to solve the disappearance of the Italian flip-flop. View more info

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It's A Mystery! Stories of Suspence

By: Bingham, Mildred

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1965

Seller Id: MK46690

Condition: Very Good


Tight and square hardcover with color loss to still sharp tips and spine ends. Few specks of color loss on rear board, 156 pp text is crisp, and browning but not brittle. A Whitman Tween-Age book. Eerie music coming from the woods late at night near Mark's and Billy's camp... An electric train which runs by itself - or so it seems to Dave.... A lonely tower- it seems like a good place to explore, until Diane and Peg find themselves watching a secret message being flashed across the river... A strange object in a clearing which looks to Tom and Andy like something from outer space.... Thum... View more info

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The Rat-A-Tat Mystery

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Collins: 1970

Seller Id: 46208

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards showing four children holding up their snow shovels high over their heads as a chopper passes by and a black cocker spaniel prances and looks on next to them. 153 pp text is tight and browned but not brittle. Edge of page block and pink background rear board that shows other title offerings are lightly foxed and there are four pages with accidental 'dings' on edges from improper storage, now uncreased and looking fabulous. Book has a lightly bumped foot of spine, with head and four board tips remaining sharp. Join Barney, Roger, ... View more info

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Darkness At Foxglove Corners

By: Bodoin, Dorothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: ME, Five Star: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 22234

ISBN: 0786234865

Condition: Fine


328 pgs. Scarce book. Fine 1st edition hardcover book and unclipped dj, light bump to head of spine, else as new in new mylar. In the aftermath of a tornado that damages her house, Jennet Greenway and her dog, Hally, move to rural Foxglove Corners, an area of Michigan famous for horses and fox hunting. After a stressful year of teaching, she enjoys her new surroundings. Jennet forms and instant bond with her nearest neighbor, Camille Forester, who has surrounded her vintage Victorian home with a garden of giant perennials. And she's slowly developing a relationship with handsome, enigmatic D... View more info

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Molly's Christmas Mystery Limited Edition

By: Brantley, Judi and Steven

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SC, Spring House Books: 2001

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller Id: 45297

ISBN: 1892570068

Condition: Fine


Fine glossy hardcover with complete dj in new mylar showing light surface scratches, color loss at edges and one short closed tear from storage. Internally as new. 40 pp. Oversized, too large for flat rate envelope. Molly must write a story for school about the meaning of Christmas. She titles it The Mystery of Christmas so she can write about the night she met Snowflake, a white deer with a human voice. View more info

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Georgie and the Robbers

By: Bright, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1971

Seller Id: 45810

ISBN: 0590087258

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing paperback with color loss at corners, glossy covers not creased. 32 pp text crisp and unmarked. No tears or soil. Georgie, the friendly ghost lives with Herman the cat, Miss Oliver the owl, and Mr. & Mrs. Whittaker. One evening when the Whittakers' went out for the evening they were robbed and this is a story of how Georgie, Herman and Miss Oliver solved the mystery. 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 Kidnappers The Susie & Johnny Series Book No. 5

By: Brumfield, J.C.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Rekcilf Ltd.: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 45153

Condition: Near Fine


56 pp 2nd edition paperback appears unread. Negligible surface wear from storage. View more info

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Filly Tales Berry Big Mystery

By: Bryant, Megan E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37222

ISBN: 0448436787

Condition: Near Fine


12 pg mini book. Number 7 in the series. Light crease on cover, few corner tips on pages now unfolded, no names tears or soil. Rare collectible horse story. View more info

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Insect, Disease & Weed I.D. Guide Find-It-Fast Organic Solutions for Your Garden

By: Carr, Anna; Gilkeson, Linda; Smith, Miranda Writers. Jill Jesiolowski Cebenko & Deborah L. Martin Editors

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PA, Rodale: 2001

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 29832

ISBN: 0875968678

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing hardcover with light surface soil on white background covers. 308 pg. Magnificent organic guide with E-Z to use format for anybody to make their garden bug, disease and weed free. Rare book with negligible surface wear, corners sharp, internally as new. Very well illustrated with color photos and drawings. What is it? Why is it in your garden? How can you make it go away? Or should you try to keep it there? Use this book to know what's what in your garden, lawn, and landscape. Uncover the identity of each garden mystery you meet, them learn exactly what-- if anything-- to do abo... View more info