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My Favorite Crayon and Paint Book

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 1769419


Wrappers and one page loose, about 1/4 of pictures colored, light stain on corner. [32 pp.]. Color pictorial wrapper depict a man with a long beard painting a tree's leaves with the assistance of elves. A unique coloring book with illustrations taken from various countries depicting cultural scenes, as well as pages with different flowers, fruits, flags, traditional dress, and animals. Most notable are several pages which show an already-colored version of a greatly-deta... View more info

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Puss in Boots

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1916

Seller ID: 1797155


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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The Christmas Book: Christmas Stories for Children; Holiday Verses and Pictures; Games and Puzzles for Christmas Day

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1940

Seller ID: 2025085


Edges rubbed, hinges just beginning to loosen, pages toned, ink names & date on front endpaper, a number of illustrations filled in with colored pencil. 1940 Hard Cover. 252 pp. A collection of Christmas stories, color and black & white illustrations, and games. Includes The Night Before Christmas; The Fir Tree and a number of other classics. 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


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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Games for Girl Scouts, with Suggestions on How to Select and Present a Game

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Girl Scouts of the United States of America: 1949

Seller ID: 2135200


A few related items laid in. Bottom corner faintly stained, lightly rubbed, ink name inside. 1949 Stapled Binding. 78 pp. Stapled binding. A collection of games published by the Girl Scouts of America. View more info

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The Three Bears / Little Red Riding Hood (The Turnover Books, Volume III [3])

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Reilly & Lee Co., Chicago: 1910

Seller ID: 2178412


Boards rubbed with some loss from corners, pencil name on ownership page. 1910 Hard Cover. Two classic children's stories, bound dos-a-dos, with color illustrations by John R. Neill throughout. Neill is most well-known for contributing illustrations to L. Frank Baum's Oz books, the first of which (The Marvellous Land of Oz) he'd completed work on just 6 years before this volume was issued. View more info

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Brave Boys of France: A Story of the Late War in Europe. (Golden Crown Library)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston: Thomas B. Noonan & Co.: 1885

Seller ID: 2180839


Boards lightly rubbed, St. Patrick's Church Library bookplate on front endpaper (no other marks). 1885 Hard Cover. 304 pp. 8vo. An anonymously written 19th century juvenile military adventure novel focusing on the Franco-Prussian War. View more info

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My Dollies Story Book

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saalfield Pub.: 1921

Seller ID: 2200060


Two half-inch tears to front wrapper, rear wrapper creased, general wear. 1921 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. The story of four dolls and their dressing up adventures. Colored illustrations. View more info

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The Little Joiner and Other Stories (Little Workers Series)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bros.: 1901

Seller ID: 2203446


Bottom corner lightly stained with minor loss from paper on rear board, corners exposed. 1901 Large Hardcover. [48 pp.] Color frontispiece, black-and-white engraved illustrations throughout. Short stories with a vocational theme, written for young readers. View more info

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The Book of Our Own Life (The Book of Knowledge Little Reference Series)

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2037603


1940 printing. Boards rubbed, clear tape repair to top half of front joint.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 64 pp. A collection of short illustrated articles about various topics all centered around the existence and nature of life, designed for young readers. Includes chapters about cellular biology, red and white blood cells, the heart, the lungs, skin, the mouth and teeth, the brain, hearing, and the eye. Index follows text. View more info

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Punky Dunk and the Spotted Pup

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: P.F. Volland & Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 2202701


No jacket, board edges rubbed, one inch stain to front board. 1912 Small Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Cute story about the introduction of a puppy into the home of a cat.Keywords: PUNKY DUNK SPOTTED PUP KITTY CAT DOG PUPPY CHILDREN FICTION VINTAGE View more info

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Rollo's Philosophy [Air] (The Rollo Series)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sheldon & Company: 1868

Seller ID: 2205135


No jacket, ink note to front endpaper, corners bumped. 1868 Small Hard Cover. 192 pp. The main design in view, in the discussions which are offered to the juvenile world, under the title of The Rollo Philosophy, relates rather to their effect upon the little reader's habits of thinking, reasoning, and observation, than to the additions they may make to his stock of knowledge.CONTENTS: Lost in the snow; Flying; Valve Making; Experiments; Pressure; Ballooning; Philosophica... View more info

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Rollo Storybooks

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Phillips, Sampson & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 2205136


No jacket, boards heavily rubbed, surface tear to title page obscuring text, front and rear hinge starting, pencil markings to rear paste-down endpaper. 1857 Small Hard Cover. 68 - 96 pp. CONTENTS: Causey building; Sand men; The gray garden; A contract; Instructions; Keeping tally; Rights defined; Calculation.KEYWORDS: ROLLO STORYBOOKS CHILDREN VINTAGE View more info

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The Missing Boat. A True History

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Tract Society: 1869

Seller ID: 2205137


No jacket, no publisher date (circa 1869), missing front endpaper, tear across top edge of rear endpaper. 94 pp. CONTENTS: Saturday afternoon by the sea-shore; The boat left on the beach; Temptation yielded to, and resisted; The unwilling passengers; Drifting out to sea; Penitence beginning; Night on the water; Safety of Christ's little ones; The squall at night; Sabbath morning; Inquiries on shore; Return from a fruitless search; An anxious Sabbath; The missing boat in ... View more info

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Mark Steadman; or, Show Your Colors

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Tract Society: 1900

Seller ID: 2205138


No jacket, no publisher date (circa 1900), edges lightly rubbed, faint smudge to front board, pencil name. 204 pp. CONTENTS: Mark at home; Captain Jack; Captain Jack's story; Leaving home; The first Sunday; Trials and encouragements; A trial of principle; As is the master, so is the servant; The scarlet fever; The visitor and the sick penitent; The return home.KEYWORDS: MARK STEADMAN SHOW YOUR COLORS CHILDREN VINTAGE View more info

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The Child's Scripture Question-Book

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Sunday-School Union: 1853

Seller ID: 2205140


No jacket, boards heavily rubbed, pencil markings to front and rear endpapers. 1853 Small Hard Cover. 144 pp. Embellished with twenty-one engravings. This work... embraces a general and connected account of the most important events recorded in the Old and New Testaments. The answers to questions are short, simple, and as far as practicable, in Bible language. In the New Testament, the questions on the Evangelists are taken from them all collectively, and not in the orde... View more info

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Dame Trot and Her Comical Cat (Pleasewell Series)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bros: 1890

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2205385


Later printing. Faint creases to front wrapper, faint pink stain to rear wrapper, general light wear. 1890 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Includes color and black-and-white illustrations. The tale of Old Dame Trot and her cat.KEYWORDS: DAME TROT HER COMICAL CAT PLEASEWELL PLEASE WELL SERIES VINTAGE ANIMALS PETS CHILDREN FICTION View more info

Image for Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win!

Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win!

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Milart Associates: 1954

Seller ID: 2262500


Near fine. 1954 Stapled Binding. 32 pp. Food advertisements in coloring book format. Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win! View more info

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The 3 Little Kittens (Pleasewell Series)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bro's: 1890

Seller ID: 2266148


Edges rubbed, small surface tear along top edge of front wrapper, one-inch by one-inch surface tear to one page corner. 1890 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Softcover booklet with 6 color illustrations inside, interspersed with the nursery rhyme. View more info

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Sunshine at Home: Sparkling Pages for the Child, the Youth, the Parent. A Family Portfolio of Natural History, Biography, and Bible Scenes. One Hundred and Fifty Illustrations.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Review and Harold: 1883

Seller ID: 2266774


Edges rubbed, stain on rear wrapper. 1883 Large Hardcover. 112 pp. Sparkling Pages for the Child, the Youth, the Parent. A Family Portfolio of Natural History, Biography, and Bible Scenes. One Hundred and Fifty Illustrations. View more info

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Hopalong Cassidy Lends a Helping Hand (A Bonnie Book)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: John Martin's House: 1950

Seller ID: 2268319


Most of the Hop-Ups on the endpapers missing (appear to have been cut out), minor loss to spine head and spine base. 1950 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Jack Crowe. The story of a boy, set in the Old West. View more info

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Rollo in Geneva (Rollo's Tour in Europe)

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sheldon & Co.: 1867

Seller ID: 2205836


No jacket, very faint discoloration to boards, front board lightly bowed, bookplate to front paste-down endpaper, ink name and date to front endpaper. 1867 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 220 pp. Jacob Abbott (1803-1879) was an American writer of children's books. He was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. His Rollo Books, such as R... View more info

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Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Saalfield: 1943

Seller ID: 2073985


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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May Flowers

By: Alcott, Louisa M. [May]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1899

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2199975


First thus. Ink name & date and pencil owner information on front endpaper, minor repair to front hinge, spine toned. 1899 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 56 pp. 8vo. Original grey cloth, gilt titles, frontispiece and illustrations by Albert F. Schmitt. A short work by the author of Little Women, an important figure in American literature and the Transcendentalist movement. The first individual appearance of this title, which originally appeared... View more info

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Little Women; or, Meg, Jo, Bethy, and Amy

By: Alcott, Louisa M. [May]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1896

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2205610


Front free endpaper removed. 1896 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 586, [4] pp. 8vo. A decoratively bound illustrated edition of Alcott's classic novel, with more than 200 engravings by Frank T. Merrill, and a picture of the Home of the Little Women by Edmund H. Garrett. View more info

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Little Women; or, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy

By: Alcott, Louisa M. [May]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Associated Newspapers, Ltd.: 1932

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2265408


Page ridges foxed, shallow marginal chip from base of one plate (does not affect image). 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, [1], 312 pp. 8vo. Original orange cloth, pictorial spine and boards. Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (1832–1888), which was originally published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869. Alcott wrote the books over several months at the request of her publisher. Following the lives of the four M... View more info

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Our Girls' Chatterbox.

By: Alcott, Louisa M. [May]; Thorne, Olive; Loring, Laurie; Fawcett, Edgar; Prescott, Mary N.; Thaxter, Celia; et al

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Belford, Clarke & Co.: 1884

Seller ID: 2196849


Hinges weakening, boards rubbed with portion of front cover paste-down lost, ink name & date ('Dora E. Covey, Christmas 1884') on front endpaper. 206 pp. Tall 8vo. A collection of short stories and poems released in the late 19th century. Includes several contributions by Louisa May Alcott (author of Little Women) and other popular authors of the time, with engravings throughout.It is interesting to note here that the use of the term 'Chatterbox' was somewhat contested i... View more info

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Eight Cousins, or, The Aunt Hill

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1927

Seller ID: 2262048


Jacket edges lightly rubbed with a few very minor tears, small tear to jacket spine-head, jacket lightly foxed. Top page ridge lightly foxed, pages lightly toned. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278 pp. Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill was published in 1875 by American novelist Louisa May Alcott. It is the story of Rose Campbell, a lonely and sickly girl who has been recently orphaned and must now reside with her maiden aunts, the matriarchs... View more info

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Spinning-Wheel Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1908

Seller ID: 2262049


Jacket flap crease torn three-quarters of the way along length, jacket edges rubbed with a few small tears and chip. A few light spots on boards, bottom corners of boards bumped, pages lightly toned. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 304 pp. A collection of 12 short stories. View more info

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Jo's Boys and How They Turned Out

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1925

Seller ID: 2262050


Very faint stain on jacket rear, two half-inch chips and small tear to jacket spine-head, ink marks on rear jacket flap. A few light spots on spine, very faint stain to top page ridge. 1925 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 362 pp. A Sequel to Little Men. 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