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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

Condition: Very Good


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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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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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

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All About Mother Goose (The All About Series, Book 4)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1916

Seller ID: 2288952

Condition: Very Good


Half-inch tear along top edge and bottom edge of front jacket panel and front flap hinge, one-inch tear along jacket spine and rear jacket panel. Surface tear on dedication page and on frontispiece recto. 1916 Small Hard Cover. 47 pp. Color plates. Illustrations by John (Johnny) B. Gruelle. A collection of children's nursery rhymes. 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

Condition: Very Good


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 Rollo at Work (1837) and Rollo at Play (1837) are the best known of his writings, having as their chief characters a represent... View more info

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Laughing Last

By: Abbott, Jane D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1924

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2288788

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed. Faint smudge on spine, front hinge starting. 1924 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 281 pp. He who laughs last, laugh best, goes the saying. But it is a question in the Romley family who will be the last. Certainly not Sidney, though, who at fifteen asserted a strange independence and was probably the least of the famous Joseph Romley's children to look like a poet's daughter. But Sidney, determined to escape the stigma of poetry just for a summer, goes to visit her Aunt Achsa on Cape Cod. In the wharves and boats of Provincetown she finds a whole c... View more info

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Black Flower

By: Abbott, Jane D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1929

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2288789

Condition: Very Good


Quarter inch by half inch chip along top edge of rear jacket panel, minor chips to jacket spine head and jacket spine base. Ink name on half-title page. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248 pp. It was just Theo's luck that the new girl should see her fighting the town bully. But, thought Theo, defiantly, what difference does it make what Beth Bradford thinks of me. I don't care. Little did Theo know how much Beth's likes and dislikes would mean to her and her adored brother, Jard. And it was not until the flood in which old Jasper, the boatman, lost his life that ... 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

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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My Boys [Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag. My Boys, Etc.]

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1900

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2279499

Condition: Very Good


Reissue of BAL 168 (early 1900s). No jacket, tear along spine head and front hinge, a few light smudges to first few pages. We have more books available by this author!. 215 pp. CONTENTS; My Boys; Tessa's Surprises; Buzz; The Children's Joke; Dandelion; Madam Cluck, and Her Family; A Curious Call; Tilly's Christmas; My Little Gentleman; Back Windows; Little Marie of Lehon; My May-Day Among Curious Birds and Beasts; Our Little Newsboy; Patty's Patchwork. View more info

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Spinning-Wheel Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Roberts Brothers: 1885

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 2279512

Condition: Near Fine


Early printing. No jacket, ink gift note on second blank. 1885 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 276 pp. Engraved ads for Alcott's other books follow text (BAL 206). A collection of 12 short stories. CONTENTS: Grandma's Story; Tabby's Table-Cloth; Eli's Education; Onawandah; Little Things; The Banner of Beaumanoir; Jerseys, or, the Girl's Ghost; The Little House in the Garden; Daisy's Jewel-Box, and How She Filled It; Corny's Catamount; The Cooking-Class; The Hare and the Tortoise. View more info

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Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out. A Sequel to Little Men

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1914

Seller ID: 2279514

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, ink gift note on front endpaper, ink name on frontispiece recto. 1914 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 365 pp. 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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Poppies and Wheat

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1900

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2279516

Condition: Very Good


First Thus (BAL 230). No jacket, sticker on front paste-down endpaper, ink gift note on front endppaer, pencil marks on page one. 1900 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 54 pp. Green cloth boards with gilt titles and red poppies on cover. EXCERPT: As the great steamer swung round into the stream the cloud Of white handkerchiefs waving on the wharf melted away, the last good-byes grew fainter, and those who went and those who stayed felt that the parting was over. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

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Spinning-Wheel Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1908

Seller ID: 2262049

Condition: Good


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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Kitty's Class Day and Other Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1908

Seller ID: 2262052

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges lightly rubbed, jacket spine lightly foxed, ink marks on front jacket flap. Ink note on front endpaper, pages lightly toned. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 334 pp. A collection of short stories, including Kitty's Class Day, Aunt Kipp and Psyche's Art. 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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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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Flower Fables

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stitt Publishing Company: 1905

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2279515

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, light stain along front hinge, top page ridge very faintly foxed, a few faint smudges on page ridge, pencil name and date on front endpaper. 1905 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 198 pp. Reissue of Alcott's first full-length book. Flower Fables was the first work published by Louisa May Alcott and appeared on December 9, 1854. The book was a compilation of fanciful stories first written six years earlier for Ellen Emerson (daughter of Ralph Waldo Emerson). The book was published in an edition of 1600 and though Alcott thought it sold very well, she received ... View more info

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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In a New World, or, Among the Gold-Fields of Australia

By: Alger, Horatio

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 2135538

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed, lightly stained, pages toned, pencil gift note on front flyleaf. 1893 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 323 pp., 8-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Book three in the New World series: This time around, Harry Vane and Jack Pendleton, those two sixteen-year-old American boys, face danger and find adventure while prospecting for gold in the Australian Outback. View more info

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Luke Walton or, the Chicago Newsboy

By: Alger, Horatio Jr.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company, Publishers: 1908

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2287031

Condition: Good


No jacket. No publisher date (circa early 1900s), front board slightly cocked, ink note on front endpaper. 1908 Hard Cover. 299 pp. Luke Walton sells newspapers in Chicago to help support his widowed mother and younger brother, Bennie. While in Chicago, Luke saves a wealthy old lady and takes his life in his hands when he resolves to confront the man who robbed Luke's father of his wealth and bring him to justice. View more info

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Sink or Swim or, Harry Raymond's Resolve

By: Alger, Jr., Horatio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hurst & Company: 1870

Seller ID: 2207260

Condition: Good


No publisher date (Preface dated 1870), bite marks to rear board, crayon mark to rear paste-down endpaper, pages lightly toned. We have more books available by this author!. 319 pp. After his father's death, young Harry must leave school and go to work; his discovery of an arson/insurance fraud scheme leads to his being shanghaied.KEYWORDS: HORATIO ALGER JR SINK OR SWIM HARRY RAYMONDS RESOLVE CHILDREN JUVENILE VINTAGE FICTION View more info

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The Complete Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2010

Seller ID: 2286261

ISBN: 1435125991

Condition: Near Fine


An excellent copy. 2010 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 972 pp. All of the magic and wonder of Complete Fairy Tales and Stories: Hans Christian Andersen is brought to you in this elegant leatherbound edition. Featuring beautiful full-color illustrations and eye-catching end papers, you ll want to keep this book where everyone can see it. Complete Fairy Tales and Stories: Hans Christian Andersen is part of Barnes & Noble s series of quality leather-bound volumes. Each title in the series presents a classic work in an attractively designed edition bound in genuine bon... View more info

Four Girls and a Radio: A Career Story for Older Girls

By: Anderson, Betty Baxter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290225

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Small chips to jacket spine head and jacket spine base, a few small chips and small tears to jacket edges. Spine very lightly cocked. 1944 Hard Cover. iii, 243 pp. Gayle Warren and Susan and Linda Swift, lived with their families on farms located about fifteen miles away from River City where they all attended school. They had always commuted daily to school by bus, but due to the war, the buses had been discontinued. Their parents had given them permission to live in town during the school term, but they had a good deal of trouble in finding suitable living quarters. This was d... View more info

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Bugle, a Puppy in Old Yorktown (Tip-Top Elf Book, 8618)

By: Andrews, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1958

Seller ID: 2272839

Condition: Very Good


Corners lightly rubbed, pencil name on title page, pages lightly toned. 1958 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. The story of a dog living in Colonial times in Yorktown, Virginia. View more info

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Tom Swift and His Subocean Geotron (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures 27)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2195716

Condition: Good


First edition - back cover lists through Subocean Geotron (#27). Spine faded, boards lightly rubbed, small sticker on front corner, a few light spots to top page ridge, ink name on front endpaper. 1966 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 178 pp. 8vo. Pictorial cloth. Illustrated by Graham Kaye. Tom Swift Jr. is the central character in a series of 33 adventure novels for male adolescents, following in the tradition of the earlier Tom Swift (Senior) novels. The series was entitled The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures. Unlike the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys titles that were also ... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Air Glider or, Seeking the Platinum Treasure (Tom Swift Series Book 12)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1912

Seller ID: 2207859

Condition: Good


Copyright page lists through Giant Land, ad following text lists through House on Wheels. Spine slightly cocked, lightly stained and foxed. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 209 pp., 10-page terminal publisher ad. Book 12 in the original Tom Swift series, each of which was based around a particular technological gadget. While testing out one of his many airships, Tom needs to make emergency landing for repairs. He complains of the poor quality platinum used for his magneto, and is overheard by an escaped Russian exile. The man tells Tom of a secret platinum min... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle or Fun and Adventures on the Road (The Tom Swift Series Book 1)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201892

Condition: Good


Early reprint - list on copyright page ends with 'His Electric Runabout', as does ad following text. Boards lightly soiled, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 206 pp., 14-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a book-packaging firm, and have been written by a number of different ghostwriters over the years. The books are published under the... View more info