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Image for The Camp at Sea View Meadow A Girl Guide Story

The Camp at Sea View Meadow A Girl Guide Story

By: Abbott, K. N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Black & Son Ltd:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 14305

Condition: Very Good


Undated hardcover with light corner wear, text tight with prize sticker dated 1949 on fep. Slight, repaired (colored in) sticker pull on title area of cover, displays very well. 95 pp. View more info

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Smile If You Meet A Crocodile A Mulberry Adventure Puppet Book

By: Abisch, Roz; Kaplan, Boche

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, The Mulberry Press, Inc:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40599

ISBN: 088302053X

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with rubbed tips and chip at head of spine (rear). No date of publication listed, circa 1970's. 10 pp story in rhyme, simple prose for children with color photos of dressed dolls and jungle animals. View more info

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Animal Tales from the Russian Countryside

By: Abramov, Fyodor/Victor Astafiev/Vassily Belov/Evgeni Nosov

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Moscow, Raduga Publishers: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 41878

ISBN: 5050028396

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover, 126 pp. Not exlib, nice square crisp hardcover. First English translation edition. View more info

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The Nursery Storybook

By: Adams, Georgie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Orion Childrens Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42355

ISBN: 1858812305

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover. Lightly bumped (not rubbed) tips of book and unclipped dj. 93pp. View more info

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The Unbroken Web Stories & Fables

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43247

ISBN: 0517542315

Condition: Very Good +


Very good, 1st edition hard cover with Brown cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Text crisp and unmarked.. Price clipped dj in new mylar has a closed tear at head of spine and small rub at frt board fore edge, still displays well. 142 pp. Well illust in color and b/w. View more info

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Tinker's Journey Home

By: Adapted by Paula Bryant from the Original by Devony Lehner

Price: $14.00

Publisher: CA, Green Tiger Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43840

ISBN: 0881381322

Condition: Fine


Lovely 1st edition hard cover in landscape format. One small indentation on foot of frt cover, original price sticker on foot of rear cover, no dust wrapper. Child's name on head of fep, remainder of text fine. Colorful illustrations. 31 pp. In search of a home where he will feel comfortable, Tinker the snowshoe hare shares the dwellings of various animals before he finds the perfect place. View more info

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Fly-Away at the Air Show

By: Adelson, Leon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wonder Books: 1962

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 42743

Condition: Very Good


Moderate color loss at tips. Text tight and unmarked. Fly-Away is a brand new plane who is very excited to be attending the air show and sky writing will be his big event. View more info

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Mr. Twitmeyer and the Poodle

By: Adelson, Leone and Moore, Lilian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, A Yearling Book: 1979

Edition: First Yearling Printing

Seller Id: 37941

ISBN: 0440472989

Condition: Very Good


Very good, 1st Yearling printing soft cover, no dj. A nice pictorial paperback has light discoloration along edge and a bit of shelf wear along bottom edge otherwise shows well. 79 pp of tight text with no tears or writing. The wonderful story of how Mr. Twitmeyer, the former dog catcher finds Noodle the Poodle a loving home. View more info

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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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Eaton Stanley and the Mind Control Experiment SIGNED

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller Id: 31957

ISBN: 0525441174

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition hardcover, no dj. Author's presentation copy, signed on fep: "To Robin, Many Thanks - Best Wishes, David A. Adler". Not Exlib. Lightly bumped tips of red hardcover boards and lightly sunned blue cloth spine ends, text crisp and bright. No tears or soil. 88 pgs. Two sixth-grade boys try to control their teacher's mind, but find their project getting out of hand when serious things start happening to her. View more info

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Aesop's Fables

By: Aesop

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Brothers:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44546

Condition: Good


Solid 1st edition hard cover in grey illustrated cloth boards showing a wolf or fox and a frog w/pine trees in background, pond with lillypads in foreground. Tips fairy sharp, spine ends bumped. Cloth soiled. Inner hinges cracked, text browned. Few small taped tears and ghosting from erased pencil check marks in the156 pp text. Profusely illustrated by Griset & Weir with color frontis of a red fox and a rabbit, all other illust in b/w, but include many full page plates. ... View more info

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Each Peach Pear Plum An "I Spy" Story

By: Ahlberg, Janet and Allan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 45792

ISBN: 0590410814

Condition: Very Good


Reprint paperback is square with sharp tips and few light creases along stapled spine and a small indentation at foot of rear cover. No names, tears or soil in the 32 pp text. Not exlib. In this book With your little eye Take a look And play "I Spy View more info

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Jonathan of Gull Mountain

By: Ahlbom, Jens Translated By Barbara Lucas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stockholm, R&S Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37804

ISBN: 9129575907

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy near fine 1st edition hardcover with minimal shelf wear, speck of color loss at lower front tip. 30 pages of tight & bright text with no tears or writing. Jonathan learns that life isn't always easy or fun and sometimes you have to work to make things right. View more info

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Dido and Pa

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 24315

ISBN: 0385294808

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hard cover with corners lightly bumped, text tight and crisp. Price present on dj, upper tip of rear flap clipped, displays well in new mylar. 258 pp with notes on the author. Dido becomes embroiled with villainous plotters against the king, including her own wicked father. View more info

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The Moon's Revenge

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43089

ISBN: 0394893808

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright 1st edition copy with light color loss at fairly sharp tips. No names, tears or soil, 28 pg text as new. No DJ. A young boy named Seppy forces the moon to give him his wish, to be the maker of enchanted fiddle music, but almost pays a horrible price for it. View more info

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Return to Harken House A Ghost Story

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Delacort Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29707

ISBN: 0385299753

Condition: Very Good +


VG 1st edition Exlib hard cover with pocket and all pages present. Previously published in the UK as VOICES in 1988. In the 1930's eleven-year-old Julia goes to spend the summer with her father and finds that he has abandoned her to the care of her stepmother who seems unaware of the strange voices that haunt Julia every night. View more info

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Go Saddle The Sea

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co. Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 21468

ISBN: 0385132263

Condition: Very Good


1st Edition exlib hard cover with pocket and all pp present. Corners bumped, text tight and bright. Unclipped dj in mylar displays well. 311 pp. In 1821, an orphaned twelve-year-old boy runs away from his unhappy tome in Spain to England where he tries to find his father's family. View more info

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The Boy Fortune Hunters in Panama

By: Akers, Floyd (aka: L. Frank Baum)

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: IL, The Reilly & Britton Co.: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36759

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely 1st edition hard cover in beige cloth with red/black/green illustration on frt board, black titles with 2 horns of plenty filled with coins on frt cover, black titles w/red author's name on backstrip. Not an exlib! Lacking the dust wrapper. Tips bumped and brushed with the front fore-edge rubbed through but not unsightly. Inner hinges and page block tight. Fabulous b/w frontis by Howard Heath and a line drawing map in the text. Frontis illustration has pencil line... View more info

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Wasmiyah TWICE SIGNED

By: Al Khamis, Omaima; Translated By Halla bint Khalid; Edited By Heide Browne

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Saudi Arabia, Al Farazdak: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller Id: 31148

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant copy, signed & dated by both author and illustrator on fep. "To Patrick with Love Amaima KHamis 17-10-2000. Glossy hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends has slightly bowed boards and measures 12 1/5" tall x 9 1/4" wide. Oversized, too large for flat rate envelope. Exceedingly rare 12 pg book dedicated to the city of Riyadh, the capital of culture and seasons of light. To the nation's children we present Wasmiyah, the first cloud in the season of ... View more info

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The Plaid Peacock

By: Alan, Sandy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon: 1965

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 43789

Condition: Fair


LIbrary rebind with rubbed corners, 1/2 in. split in foot of frt gutter. Pocket pulled but all pp present. Light finger soil and a few short taped page tears from turning. A headstrong peahen has a tartan tail. View more info