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The Village of Round and Square Houses

By: Grifalconi, Ann

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1986

Edition: 4th Printing

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2013849

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Inscribed without attribution and signed ('Enjoy! Ann Grifalconi') on title page. Jacket spine slightly faded. 1986 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A Caldecott Honor Book. The village of Tos is like no other village in the world, for in this village the women live in round houses and the men live in square ones. The story of how this came to be is told from the point of view of a young girl who grew up there. Ann Grifalconi's bold, dynamic art and rhythmic st... View more info

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The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot, July 25, 1909

By: Provensen, Alice & Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2126030

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Front & end matter and jacket reverse lightly foxed. 1983 Hard Cover. 39, [1] pp. Oblong. Winner of the Caldecott Medal, this stunningly illustrated book depicts Louis Bleriot's historic first cross-Channel flight. View more info

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Grandfather's Journey

By: Say, Allen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1993

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2197070

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Rear jacket rubbed. 1993 Large Hardcover. Lyrical, breathtaking, splendid—words used to describe Allen Say’s Grandfather’s Journey when it was first published. At once deeply personal yet expressing universally held emotions, this tale of one man’s love for two countries and his constant desire to be in both places captured readers’ attention and hearts. Winner of the 1994 Caldecott Medal, it remains as historically relevant and emotionally engagi... View more info

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The Invention of Hugo Cabret: A Novel in Words and Pictures

By: Selznick, Brian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2007

Seller ID: 2271921

ISBN: 0439813786

Condition: Near Fine


7th printing. 2007 Hard Cover. 533, [1] pp. 8vo. Winner of the 2008 Caldecott Medal. Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric, bookish girl and a bitter old man who runs a toy booth in the station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a st... View more info

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Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale

By: Steptoe, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265294

ISBN: 0688040462

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Sticker on jacket rear. 1987 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife. View more info