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BORU Dog of the O'Malley

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Company, Inc.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46519

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in color illustrated cloth boards in matching illustrated dust wrapper. Nice copy with bumped spine ends, tips fairly sharp. No call tags or letters on spine of book or matching DJ. Pocket pulled but all pages present. Front free end paper has been glued to the pastedown so book opens to the half title page. I saw some faint fingerprints in margins when thumbing through the book. Price-clipped dj in new mylar displays well but flaps have glue residue from formerly placed clear cello tape. Small sticker pull on rear dj panel taking part of a word or two fro... View more info

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Swift Lightning

By: Curwood, James Oliver

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1929

Seller Id: R46513

Condition: Very Good


No date on this Grosset & Dunlap reprint, first two dates on verso title page are 1919 and 1926 by Cosmopolitan Book Corp. Tidy gift dedication on fep is dated Dec 25th, 1929. Also present is a b/w equine bookplate on frt pastedown, and a Christmas greeting and paper gift tag pasted on fep: To Papa from Fannie B. Ruled red cloth with bold black title on frt board and back strip. Spine ends and upper tips bumped, lower tips still sharp, but both show a tiny 1/16 - 1/4" rub through the cloth on lower point of boards. Black solid line rules the outside of frt board. Board tips are bu... View more info

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Kazan The Wolf Dog

By: Curwood, James Oliver

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1914

Seller Id: R46514

ISBN: 2800641541

Condition: Very Good


No date on this Grosset & Dunlap reprint, first two dates on verso title page are 1914 (copyrights obtained by The Bobbs-Merrill Co.,) and renewed by Ethel M. Curwood in 41. No names, tears or soil inside. Head of 244 pp text is dyed burgundy. Brown 'tweedy' paper covered boards with small split in paper at spine head. Story title and decorative edging on backstrip title. Famous Dog Stories and G, D, with a thistle flower separating these two initials are all that is decorating the front tweedy paper covered boards. Spine ends and upper tips bumped, lower tips still sharp. Unclipped (... 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 High Pasture

By: Harnden, Ruth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41553

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely copy in illust hardcover boards bumped at spine ends, light color loss from rubbing, First printing. Text browned but not brittle, tidy pencil name on fep. 188 pp. Juvenile fiction for older readers revolving around a young boy, a wolf-dog, and growing up on a ranch. View more info

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Silver Chief To The Rescue

By: O'Brien, Jack

Price: $28.00

Publisher: PA, The John C. Winston Company: 1937

Seller Id: R46517

Condition: Near Fine


Super nice reprint hardcover in navy blue cloth covered boards dated 1937 on verso title page, but below that is the following number code: L 647. Possible reprint? Book has no names, tears or soil inside. Head of 235pp text is dyed green. Navy blue cloth covered boards with bright silver titles and illustration of sled dogs on frt board. Tips sharp showing color loss only, no rub-through. Vivid, uncreased blue/white illustrated endpapers show a team of dogs pulling a sled through a snowstorm. Original, price-clipped, color illustrated dj in new mylar shows several short closed tears,... View more info

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Silver Chief's Revenge

By: O'Brien, Jack

Price: $45.00

Publisher: PA, The John C. Winston Company: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46518

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition hardcover in medium blue cloth covered boards dated 1954 and stated first edition on verso title page. Book has no names, tears or soil inside. 213pp text is tight, bright, crisp and unmarked save for age-toning on pastedowns and fep's from DJ flaps were not. Bright silver titles on backstrip of book. Tips and spine ends are bumped showing color loss only (no rub through or brooken cloth). sharp showing color loss only, no rub-through. Original, price-clipped, color illustrated dj in new mylar shows color loss on corners where back strip meets with gutters on... View more info

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The Return of Silver Chief

By: O'Brien, Jack

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Seller Id: R46516

ISBN: 0030356253

Condition: Very Good


No date on this Grosset & Dunlap reprint, but copyright 1945 by John C. Winston was the first edition (listed on verso title page). This is volume #3 in the Silver Chief series. Book has no names, tears or soil inside. Head of 211pp text is dyed burgundy. Brown 'tweedy' paper covered boards with small splits in paper at spine ends. Story title and decorative edging on backstrip title. Famous Dog Stories and G, D, with a thistle flower separating these two initials are all that is decorating the front tweedy paper covered boards. Spine ends and upper tips bumped, lower tips still sharp. ... 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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Aesop's Fables

By: Zwerger, Lisbeth

Price: $38.00

Publisher: MA, Picture Book Studio: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29371

ISBN: 0887081088

Condition: Near Fine


Gorgeous 1st edition hardcover with bookplate from former owner on frt pastedown, else as new including dust jacket in new mylar. 26 pp. Lisbeth Zwerger brings to life such characters as the tortoise and the hare, or the boy who cried wolf, in delicate and whimsical ink and watercolor paintings. These fables are included: Town Mouse and Country Mouse; Milkmaid & Her Pail; The Man & the Satyr; Shepard's Boy and the Wolf; The Hares & the Frogs; Monkey & the Camel; Fox & the Grapes; Hare & the Tortoise; Fox & the Crow; Dog & the Sow; Moon & and Her Mother. View more info