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Puss in Boots

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1916

Seller ID: 1797155

Condition: Good


Wrappings lightly rubbed. Pages toned, clean. 1916 Soft Cover. A vintage (1918) telling of the classic tale that inspired the lovable cat from the Shrek movies. Shaped wrappings. Illustrations throughout. View more info

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Santa Claus Story Picture Book

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company: 1923

Seller ID: 2116652

Condition: Very Good


Ink gift note on front endpaper. 1923 Hard Cover. A collection of children's stories and verse, some of which relate to Christmas and Santa Claus. Also includes musical notation for several songs. View more info

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Cinderella (A Little Golden Activity Book, A36)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Golden Press: 1960

Seller ID: 2287517

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor general wear. 1960 Hard Cover. The story of Cinderella and the Prince, with paper dolls to punch out and dress. Includes all dolls. Pictures by Gordon Laite. View more info

Image for Standard Fairy Tales, Containing Aladdin, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Jack the Giant-Killer, Red Riding Hood, Tom Thumb, Puss in Boots, Etc., Etc. [Jack and the Beanstalk; Little Red Riding Hood] [The Child's Own Book of Standard Fairy Tales]

Standard Fairy Tales, Containing Aladdin, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Jack the Giant-Killer, Red Riding Hood, Tom Thumb, Puss in Boots, Etc., Etc. [Jack and the Beanstalk; Little Red Riding Hood] [The Child's Own Book of Standard Fairy Tales]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Porter & Coates / Press of Henry B. Ashmead: 1878

Seller ID: 2290945

Condition: Good


Corners rubbed, light stain to bottom corner, first gathering loosening, ink name on half-title page, pencil gift note dated June 20th 1878 on front endpaper. vi, 525, [3] pp. 8vo. A collection of classic fairy tales, with illustrations by renowned engraver Gustave Dore and prolific artist George Cruikshank. View more info

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The Gingerbread Man: A Story Retold

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Co.: 1944

Seller ID: 2272308

Condition: Very Good


Stain along spine, edges rubbed, ink name on front endpaper. 1944 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A retelling of The Gingerbread Man illustrated by Sally Tate. View more info

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And It Was So: Words from the Scripture

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2279016

ISBN: 0664327249

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. No jacket. A nice copy. 1988 Small Hard Cover. 48 pp. An illustrated collection of Bible verses, some of which have been adapted. View more info

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And It Was So

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1958

Seller ID: 2279017

Condition: Good


Wrappers heavily creased, small surface tear on front wrapper. 1958 Small Softcover. 48 pp. An illustrated collection of Bible verses, some of which have been adapted. View more info

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And So My Garden Grows (The Mother Goose Library)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1969

Seller ID: 2291335

ISBN: 0437765040

Condition: Very Good


No publisher date (circa 1969). No jacket. Board corners lightly rubbed, ink gift note on front flyleaf verso. Unpaginated. From silver bells and cockle shells to roof-top flower pots, every kind of garden grows in these pictures of 19th-Century Italy.--Rear board. Illustrations by Peter Spier. View more info

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Aesop's Fables (Illustrated Junior Library)

By: Aesop

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1947

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2276056

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, [1], 234, [6] pp. Pictorial cloth. A collection of Aesop's fables with color plates and black-and-white illustrations by Fritz Kredel. The story goes that a sow who had delivered a whole litter of piglets loudly accosted a lioness. How many children do you breed? asked the sow. I breed only one, said the lioness, but he is very well bred!' The fables of Aesop have become one of the most enduring traditions of European culture, ever since they were first written down nearly two millennia ago. Aesop was reputedly a ... View more info

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Aesop's Fables: A New Version

By: Aesop; Leaf, Munro; Van Vliet, Emile

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2284256

Condition: Very Good


Blank publisher's bookplate laid in. Spine bands and corners rubbed, a few light spots on front board. 1979 Full-Leather. xii, 130 pp. Tall 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A selection of dozens of fables, rewritten by Munro Leaf, with an introduction by Emile Van Vliet, and woodcut illustrations by Robert Lawson. Aesop's Fables or Aesopica refers to a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller who lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BC. Aesop's Fables have become a blanket term for... View more info

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Aesop's Fables: A New Version

By: Aesop; Leaf, Munro; Van Vliet, Emile

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2285624

Condition: Near Fine


1979 Full-Leather. xii, 130 pp. Tall 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A selection of dozens of fables, rewritten by Munro Leaf, with an introduction by Emile Van Vliet, and woodcut illustrations by Robert Lawson. Aesop's Fables or Aesopica refers to a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller who lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BC. Aesop's Fables have become a blanket term for collections of brief fables, especially beast fables involving anthropomorphic animals. His fables are... View more info

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The Fables of Aesop (Illustrated Editions)

By: Aesop; Parker, Willis L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Illustrated Editions Company / J.J. Little & Ives Company: 1931

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 1998630

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket. Jacket rubbed & faded, with 1 inch chip from spine head & foot, other minor loss and tears along edges.Good. 1931 Hard Cover. 222 pp. 8vo. Black cloth spine with gilt titles & rules over blue cloth covered boards. Textured blue endpapers. A collection of Aesop's fables, compiled and edited with an introduction by Willis L. Parker, and featuring illustrations by Charles H. Bennett commissioned specifically for this edition. View more info

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Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Saalfield: 1943

Seller ID: 2073985

Condition: Very Good


Two small tears to rear jacket. Pages toned.Very Good. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A story set 10 years after the classic Little Men. View more info

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Rose in Bloom (The Golden Days Series, Illustrated)

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: M.A. Donohue & Co.: 1936

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272415

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 319 pp. Includes color frontispiece. Rose in Bloom, by Louisa May Alcott, depicts the story of a nineteenth-century girl, Rose Campbell, finding her way in society. It is Alcott's sequel to Eight Cousins. View more info

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Jack and Jill (Complete Authorized Edition)

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1928

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272416

Condition: Very Good


Surface tears along jacket edges, one-inch tear along top edge of jacket rear, a few small tears along jacket edges. A few small spots on top page ridge, ink name on frontispiece recto. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 334 pp. Includes color frontispiece. Jack and Jill: A Village Story by Louisa May Alcott, is a children's book originally published in 1880. It takes place in a small New England town after the Civil War. The story of two good friends named Jack and Janey, Jack and Jill tells of the aftermath of a serious sledding accident. View more info

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Under the Lilacs (Orchard House Edition)

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1937

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272417

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket edges very lightly rubbed with a few minor tears along edges. Ink name and date on half-title page. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 302 pp. Includes color frontispiece. Bab and Betty, two little girls, are having a tea party with their dolls when an unknown dog appears and steals their cake. The girls find the dog, Sancho, along with his owner Ben Brown, a run-away from the circus who is hiding in their play barn in a carriage. They discover that Ben is a horse master and when he is taken in by the Moss', they get him a job on a neighboring farm. It is the... View more info

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Under the Lilacs

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1905

Seller ID: 2278878

Condition: Good


No jacket, binding repaired, minor loss to spine head and spine base, ink note on front endpaper. 1905 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 305 pp. Bab and Betty, two little girls, are having a tea party with their dolls when an unknown dog appears and steals their cake. The girls find the dog, Sancho, along with his owner Ben Brown, a run-away from the circus who is hiding in their play barn in a carriage. They discover that Ben is a horse master and when he is taken in by the Moss', they get him a job on a neighboring farm. It is there that he can work with horses and dr... View more info

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Little Men: Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2199974

Condition: Good


1914 reprint. Hinge loosening. We have more books available by this author!. 376 pp. 8vo. 6 7/8 x 4 7/8. Frontispiece illustration. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1871. The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book of an unofficial Little Women trilogy, which is completed with Alcott's 1886 novel Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out: A Sequel to 'Little Men'. Little Men tells the story of Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School. The book was inspired by th... View more info

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An Old-Fashioned Girl

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1911

Seller ID: 2262054

Condition: Very Good


Quarter-inch tears to jacket spine-head and spine-base. A few light spots on spine, pages lightly toned. 1911 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 3428 pp. The book revolves around Polly Milton, the old-fashioned girl who titles the story. Polly visits her wealthy friend Fanny Shaw in the city and is overwhelmed by the fashionable and urban life they live––but also left out because of her countrified manners and outdated clothes. The novel was the basis of a 1949 musical film starring Gloria Jean as Polly. View more info

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Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1901

Seller ID: 2262055

Condition: Near Fine


Two half-inch tears along top edge of jacket front, jacket edges lightly rubbed, ink marks on rear jacket flap. Ink note on front endpaper. 1901 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 335 pp. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1871. The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book of an unofficial Little Women trilogy, which is completed with Alcott's 1886 novel Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out: A Sequel to 'Little Men'. Little Men tells the story of Jo... View more info

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An Old-Fashioned Girl

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Company: 1928

Seller ID: 2270165

Condition: Near Fine


Ink and pencil names on front endpaper, very light general wear. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 342 pp. Color plates by Clara M. Burd. The book revolves around Polly Milton, the old-fashioned girl who titles the story. Polly visits her wealthy friend Fanny Shaw in the city and is overwhelmed by the fashionable and urban life they live––but also left out because of her countrified manners and outdated clothes. The novel was the basis of a 1949 musical film starring Gloria Jean as Polly. View more info

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Jo's Boys (Illustrated Junior Library)

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers: 1949

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272414

Condition: Very Good


One-inch tear along edge of front jacket flap previously mended with tape, half-inch and quarter-inch tear along bottom edge of jacket rear, half-inch tear along top edge of jacket rear. 1949 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 338 pp. Includes color frontispiece and plates. Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out: A Sequel to Little Men is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1886. The novel is the final book in the unofficial Little Women series. In it, Jo's children, now grown, are caught up in real world troubles. View more info

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Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys (Illustrated Junior Library)

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1947

Seller ID: 2278345

Condition: Very Good


One inch by one inch chip to jacket spine head and jacket spine base, jacket edges rubbed with multiple small chips and creases. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 372 pp. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. Color endpapers. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1871. The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book of an unofficial Little Women trilogy, which is completed with Alcott's 1886 novel Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out: A Sequel to 'Little... View more info

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Little Women (Modern Abridged Edition, 1605)

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1955

Seller ID: 2280204

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly toned, paper taped to rear paste-down endpaper. 1955 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283 pp. Grown-up Meg, tomboyish Jo, timid Beth, and precocious Amy. The four March sisters couldn't be more different. But with their father away at war, and their mother working to support the family, they have to rely on one another. Whether they're putting on a play, forming a secret society, or celebrating Christmas, there's one thing they can't help wondering: Will Father return home safely? View more info

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Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1988

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281098

Condition: Very Good


Edges a bit foxed. 1988 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. vii, [1], 384 pp. 8vo. Little Men, or Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott, first published in 1871. The novel reprises characters from Little Women and is considered by some the second book of an unofficial Little Women trilogy, which is completed with Alcott's 1886 novel Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out: A Sequel to 'Little Men'. Little Men tells the story of Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School. The book was inspired by the death of Alcott's broth... View more info

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Little Women (Illustrated Junior Library)

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1999

Seller ID: 2283881

ISBN: 0448060191

Condition: Near Fine


Includes original clear acetate jacket. A very nice copy. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 643 pp. Illustrated by Louis Jambor. Timeless in its evocation of idealized family life and robustly enduring, Little Women is recognized as one of the best-loved classic children's stories of all time. Originally written as a girls story, its appeal transcends the boundaries of time and age, making it as popular with adults as it is with young readers. For this is a beguiling story of happiness and hope, of the joys of companionship, domestic harmony and infinite mother lov... View more info

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Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2012

Seller ID: 2285677

ISBN: 1435136136

Condition: Fine


Still encased in publisher's shrink wrap. A fine copy. 2012 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 528 pp. The March girls--Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy--are the little women of their household. Each has her own personality--refined Meg, rambunctious Jo, delicate Beth, and reserved Amy--and together they comprise one of the most loving and close-knit families in all literature. Their experiences as they grow to maturity, marry, and have children of their own draw on emotions and feelings that any young woman will recognize. First published in 1868, Louisa May Alcott's Little Wo... View more info

The Best of Louisa May Alcott: Little Women Little Men and Twenty-Four Short Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gramercy: 1994

Seller ID: 2293889

ISBN: 0517100347

Condition: Good


Lightly toned. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A collection of Alcott's most famous works, including Little Women, which follows the lives of the four March sisters. View more info

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Nothing is Impossible: The Story of Beatrix Potter

By: Aldis, Dorothy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Antheneum: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290349

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Minor chip to jacket spine base, jacket edges lightly bumped. Front jacket flap price-clipped. 1969 Hard Cover. xi, 156 pp. Drawings by Richard Cuffari. A biography of the woman who created Peter Rabbit as well as other stories read by children all over the world. View more info

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Prydain Chronicles: The Book of Three; The Black Cauldron; The Castle of Llyr; Taran Wanderer; The High King; The Foundling; and Other Tales of Prydain

By: Alexander, Lloyd

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2277216

Condition: Very Good


First editions of books 1 and 3-5, 3rd printing of book 2. Jackets lightly toned, bottom corner of each jacket flap clipped, top flap corner of book 3 clipped but with stamped $3.95 price adjacent, light stain to jacket base of book 1 and jacket spine of book 4. 1964 Hard Cover. Alexander's complete pentalogy, the second volume of which earned the 1966 Newbery Honor, the fifth the 1969 Newbery Medal. Walt Disney based The Black Cauldron, an animated feature in 1985, on the series, drawing mainly from the first two books. While this film was not particularly well-received, Walt Disney Pictures ... View more info