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The Good Dog Book: About Rab, Patrasche, Stickeen, Scally, Barry, and Other Dogs (Riverside Bookshelf)

By: Tenggren, Gustaf

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, Cambridge: 1924

Seller ID: 2206718

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed, one inch tear to pages 3-6 which does not obscure text, faint stain to top page ridge. 1924 Hard Cover. 264 pp. With illustrations by Gustaf Tenggren. A collection of stories about dogs by various authors.KEYWORDS: GUSTAF TENGGREN GOOD DOG DOGS PETS ANIMALS RAB PATRASCHE STICKEEN SCALLY BARRY FICTION CHILDREN JUVENILE VINTAGE View more info

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Sweet Hearts: A Novel

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282558

ISBN: 0395785898

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 240 pp. Marie Zimmer has stories to tell but will not speak. Deaf since the age of nine and motherless since she was eleven, Marie is a mute witness to her family's turmoil, the only one bold enough to tell the tale of Flint and Cecile, her sister's dangerous children. At sixteen, Flint has spent eight years of his life in juvenile detention. Half child, half full-grown criminal, he escapes from the Landers School for Boys and comes home to find the one person he... View more info

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Four Boys in the Yellowstone: How They Went and What They Did

By: Tomlinson, E.T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1906

Seller ID: 2200010

Condition: Very Good


1906 reprint. Two light creases to frontispiece, ink title on rear board next to small spot, ink names & dates on endpapers. 399 pp. 7 5/8 x 5 3/8. 8vo. Publisher's cloth. Black & white frontispiece and plates. A juvenile novel set in Yellowstone National Park. The front cover depicts boys on a train car, and illustrations within include Old Faithful, and the boys on a canoe with Native Americans. View more info

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Rag-Doll Jane

By: Treffinger, Carolyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1930

Seller ID: 2266460

Condition: Very Good


Fore-edge corners exposed, rear board and edges a bit rubbed, 2 inch closed tear on fore-edge of one illustration page. 1930 Large Hardcover. 59, [1] pp. Includes numerous full-page color illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat throughout. Red cloth spine, color illustrated paper boards, black spine titles. View more info

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Heidi Grows Up

By: Tritten, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1938

Seller ID: 2282995

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, spine faintly toned, front board very slightly cocked, ink gift note on half-title page, ink name on frontispiece recto. 1938 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 242 pp. Color frontispiece and title page, and black-and-white illustrations by Pelagie Doane. Hoping to finish her education in a cultured school, Heidi's grandfather sends the adolescent to the boarding school Hawthorn, where she makes problems at the school, including by ignoring the rules by the headmistress, Miss Smith. In a few weeks, she befriends most of its foreign students and one summer ... View more info

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All for Love (Tasha Tudor Collection)

By: Tudor, Tasha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books For Young Readers: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2279013

ISBN: 068982842X

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. A very nice copy. 2000 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 93 pp. A collection of poems, stories, songs, letters, and miscellaneous facts describing various aspects of love. View more info

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A Tale for Easter

By: Tudor, Tasha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2279015

ISBN: 0394844041

Condition: Very Good


First thus. No jacket, minor general wear. 1989 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. In springtime you can ride a fawn past splashing ducklings and leaping lambs in your dreams, and wake to an Easter Sunday filled with holiday treasures. View more info

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The Prince and the Pauper

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Company: 1937

Seller ID: 2288721

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. A nice copy. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 274 pp. Illustrated by Robert Lawson. The Prince and the Pauper is a novel by American author Mark Twain. It was first published in 1881 in Canada, before its 1882 publication in the United States.[1] The novel represents Twain's first attempt at historical fiction. Set in 1547, it tells the story of two young boys who are identical in appearance: Tom Canty, a pauper who lives with his abusive father in Offal Court off Pudding Lane in London, and Prince Edward, son of King Henry VIII. View more info

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Tom Sawyer (Whitman Classics, 1603)

By: Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel L.]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1955

Seller ID: 2280213

Condition: Very Good


Bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, pages lightly toned, paper taped to rear endpaper. 1955 Hard Cover. 283 pp. Illustrated by Paul Frame. Whether forming a pirate gang to search for buried treasure or spending a quiet time at home, sharing his medicine with Aunt Polly's cat, the irrepressible Tom Sawyer evokes the world of boyhood in nineteenth century rural America. In this classic story, Mark Twain re-created a long-ago world of freshly whitewashed fences and Sunday school picnics into which sordid characters and violent incidents sometimes intruded. The tale powerfully appeals to both ... View more info

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The Wretched Stone

By: Van Allsburg, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279020

ISBN: 0395533074

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Very minor loss to jacket spine head. 1991 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. In a story recounted through the daily log of Captain Allan Hope, the sailors aboard the Rita Anne become mesmerized and transformed by a mysterious glowing rock, and only music and books can restore them to normal. View more info

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Queen of the Falls

By: Van Allsburg, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279021

ISBN: 0547315813

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Sticker on rear jacket panel. 2001 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Annie Taylor, a short, plump and fussy sixty-two year old widow, runs a charm school, right by Niagara Falls. When this starts to fail, she resolves to find fame and fortune by being the first person ever to go over the thundering waters of Niagara Falls in a barrel. Readers of all ages will warm to this inspiring story of bravery, as they take the roller coaster ride of a lifetime over the falls. View more info

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Just a Dream

By: Van Allsburg, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279022

ISBN: 0395533082

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Small chip along top and bottom edge of front jacket panel, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1990 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Young Walter litters and refuses to sort trash for recycling, until he dreams of an overcrowded and polluted future which terrifies him into taking care of the earth. View more info

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Nancy Pembroke in New Orleans (Nancy Pembroke Series, Book 4)

By: Van Epps, Margaret T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1930

Seller ID: 2290233

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed with come chips, ink stamp on front jacket panel. 1930 Hard Cover. 248 pp. A new series of books for girls, detailing the adventures of Nancy Pembroke, a healthful, lovable American girl, in school and on vacation. View more info

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Days of Gold

By: Warner, Ann Spence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1931

Seller ID: 2289154

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. Top corner of front board lightly bumped, pencil name on front endpaper. 1931 Hard Cover. 295 pp. Illustrated by Ruth King. This story of a forsaken house, a lost diary, a sack of gold dust lying hidden in an abandoned mine, keeps readers tense with excitement. View more info

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Nancy of Paradise Cottage

By: Watkins, Shirley

Price: $9.00

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishing Company: 1921

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2290316

Condition: Good


Jacket spine base stained, jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips and minor tears. Light stain on spine base, pencil name on front endpaper, pages lightly toned. 1921 Hard Cover. 251 pp. Mrs. Prescott and pretty, luxury-loving Alma would rather get at the nice things more quickly; and in the poor circumstances of the little family, it is Nancy who has to struggle to keep off the rocks on which the impractical optimism of her mother and sister threaten to land them. It is after the disastrous results of Mrs. Prescott's efforts to give her daughters advantages and pleasures that are far beyo... View more info

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Patty - Bride (Patty Series, No. 16)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company: 1927

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 2289141

Condition: Near Fine


Early printing. Prelim and jacket list through book 17 in series. Small chip along bottom edge of rear jacket panel, jacket edges rubbed. Pencil name on front paste-down endpaper. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 304 pp. This Book is #16 of the Patty Fairfield collection, a total of 17 novels covering the life of this happy and cheerful american teenager of a century ago, as she matures and comes of age, and, in the meantime, living all kind of amazing adventures. Patty Fairfield is a pretty, well-mannered, graceful, thoughtful, smart, but not too smart 14 year ol... View more info

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Patty in Paris (Patty Series, No. 5)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company: 1924

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 2289142

Condition: Very Good


Early printing. Prelim and jacket list through book 17 in series. Quarter-inch by quarter-inch chip to jacket spine head, small chip to jacket spine, small chip along top edge of rear jacket panel, jacket lightly toned, corners of jacket flaps clipped. Faint stains on page ridge, pencil name on front paste-down endpaper. 1924 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 270 pp. As soon as it can be made habitable, said Mrs. Farrington; they call it a furnished house, but it is not at all my idea of furnishing. It's about as well appointed as a summer cottage might be at home. The ... View more info

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Patty in the City (Patty Series, No. 3)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1905

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289143

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket lists through book 5 in series. One inch by one inch chip to jacket spine head partially obscuring title, jacket edges rubbed with multiple creases. Pencil name on front paste-down endpaper. 1905 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, 274 pp. This Book is #3 of the Patty Fairfield collection, a total of 17 novels covering the life of this happy and cheerful american teenager of a century ago, as she matures and comes of age, and, in the meantime, living all kind of amazing adventures. Patty Fairfield is a pretty, well-mannered, graceful, thoughtful, smart, but no... View more info

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Patty's Summer Days (Patty Series, No. 4)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1906

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289144

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket lists through book 5 in series. Jacket spine faintly toned, jacket spine head and spine base lightly rubbed. 1906 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, 296 pp. This Book is #4 of the Patty Fairfield collection, a total of 17 novels covering the life of this happy and cheerful american teenager of a century ago, as she matures and comes of age, and, in the meantime, living all kind of amazing adventures. Patty Fairfield is a pretty, well-mannered, graceful, thoughtful, smart, but not too smart 14 year old who will make us laugh and cry, and learn about life with ... View more info

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Patty's Success (Patty Series, No. 8)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1925

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289145

Condition: Very Good


Jacket lists through book 17 in series. Multiple small chips to jacket edges. Bookplate and ink gift note on front endpaper, ink name on page 99. 1925 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 292 pp. This Book is #8 of the Patty Fairfield collection, a total of 17 novels covering the life of this happy and cheerful american teenager of a century ago, as she matures and comes of age, and, in the meantime, living all kind of amazing adventures. Patty Fairfield is a pretty, well-mannered, graceful, thoughtful, smart, but not too smart 14 year old who will make us laugh and cry, a... View more info

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Patty and Azalea (Patty Series, No. 17)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1919

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289146

Condition: Near Fine


Minor general wear. 1919 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 302 pp. Oh, Little Billee! Come quick, for goodness' sake! The baby's choking! Patty was in the sun parlour, her arms full of a fluttering bundle of lace and linen, and her blue eyes wide with dismay at her small daughter's facial contortions. Only with laughter, Bill reassured her after a quick glance at the restless infant. Give her to me. The baby nestled comfortably in his big, powerful arms, and Patty sat back in her chair and watched them both. What a pleasure, she said, complacently, to be wife and mother... View more info

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Two Little Women on a Holiday (Two Little Women, Book 3)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1917

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289147

Condition: Very Good


Book and jacket both list through this title (book 3). Light stain along edge of front jacket panel, a few minor chips to jacket edges. Permanent marker on front endpaper, page ridges lightly foxed. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 300 pp. Illustrated by E.C. Caswell. Hello, Dolly, said Dotty Rose, over the telephone. Hello, Dot, responded Dolly Fayre. What you want? Oh! I can't tell you this way. Come on over, just as quick as you can. But I haven't finished my Algebra, and it's nearly dinner time, anyway. No it isn't, -and no matter if it is. Come on, I tell you... View more info

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Patty Fairfield (Patty Series, No. 1)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1929

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 2289803

Condition: Very Good


Prelim lists through book 17 in series. No jacket. Ink gift note and pencil name on front paste-down endpaper, ink stamp on rear endpaper. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, 247 pp. This is the Hurly-Burly, Patty, said her uncle, and if anything isn't quite in order, you must pardon it, for we're scarcely settled yet, and haven't had time to get everything to rights; and your Aunt Grace had the misfortune to sprain her ankle yesterday, so she can't attend to things as she otherwise would. But whatever you want just you come straight and tell your Uncle Teddy, a... View more info

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Patty's Friends (Patty Series, No. 6)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1911

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 2289807

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Front hinge starting, pencil name on front endpaper. 1911 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283 pp. Patty makes friends in England, and helps some of them find a lost family fortune. View more info

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Patty Blossom (Patty Series, No. 15)

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289809

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Prelim lists through this title (book 15) in series. No jacket. Boards and top page ridge faintly foxed, ink name on front endpaper. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 295 pp. Patty gets involved with disreputable artistic types. Then she gets engaged. View more info

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Cherry Ames, Visiting Nurse

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1947

Seller ID: 2207068

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy.Front jacket flap price-clipped, sticker to front jacket flap. 1947 Hard Cover. 216 pp. Cherry and her friends move to New York where they share an apartment and become visiting nurses. As she makes her rounds, Cherry learns about a mysterious recluse, living in a mansion, who has not been seen in years.Cherry Ames is the central character in a series of 27 mystery novels with hospital settings published by Grosset & Dunlap between 1943 and 1968. Helen Wells (1910-1986) wrote volumes #1-7 and 17-27, and Julie Campbell Tatham (1908-1999), the creator of Trixie Belden, wrote vol... View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Mystery at Missile Town

By: West, Jerry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1961

Seller ID: 1534707

Condition: Very Good


Includes oft-misplaced jacket. Previous owner's stamp on front endpaper.Very Good. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 186 pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrations by Helen S. Hamilton. Early reprint. The Happy Hollisters is a series of books about a family who loves to solve mysteries. The series was created by the Stratemeyer Syndicate and almost entirely written by Andrew E. Svenson under the pseudonym Jerry West. Helen S. Hamilton illustrated the books. View more info

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Five and Ten (Nursery Books)

By: Whitehead, Roberta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286754

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket. Very good. 1943 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Lois Lenski. The story of a little girl and her trip to the five and ten store. View more info

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These Happy Golden Years (Little House)

By: Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1971

Seller ID: 2279335

ISBN: 0060264810

Condition: Good


No jacket, spine and page ridges faintly foxed, ink stamp on front paste-down endpaper, pocket on rear endpaper. 1971 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 288 pp. Illustrations by Garth Williams. Fifteen-year-old Laura lives apart from her family for the first time, teaching school in a claim shanty twelve miles from home. She is very homesick, but keeps at it so that she can help pay for her sister Mary's tuition at the college for the blind. During school vacations Laura has fun with her singing lessons, going on sleigh rides, and best of all, helping Almanzo Wilder driv... View more info

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By the Shores of Silver Lake (Little House)

By: Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1953

Seller ID: 2279336

ISBN: 0060264160

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, pencil note on front endpaper. 1953 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 290 pp. Illustrations by Garth Williams. The adventures of Laura Ingalls and her family continue as they move from their little house on the banks of Plum Creek to the wilderness of the unsettled Dakota Territory. Here Pa works on the new railroad until he finds a homestead claim that is perfect for their new little house. Laura takes her first train ride as she, her sisters, and their mother come out to live with Pa on the shores of Silver Lake. After a lonely winter in the surveyors' hous... View more info