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Tom Swift and His Deep-Sea Hydrodome (the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures, No. 11)

By: Appleton, Victor; Kaye, Graham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205550

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, prelim lists #1-11, a few faint spots to page ridges. 1958 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. Illustrated by Graham Kaye. In Tom Swift and His Deep-Sea Hydrodome, the eleventh book in The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures series, Tom Swift is once again embroiled in another thrilling adventure. From the moment he finds himself tossed about helplessly in an undersea geyser to the time he faces possible death at the hands of his enemies, the young scientist fights to overcome many obstacles in putting his two latest inventions to use. When Tom ... View more info

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The Heart of Isabel Carleton

By: Ashmun, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280301

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine slightly cocked, ink marks on front endpaper, ink note on rear paste-down endpaper. 1919 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 286 pp. Second in series. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Margaret Eliza Ashmun (July 10, 1875 – March 15, 1940) was an American writer from Rural, Wisconsin. She trained as a teacher and taught for a few years then concentrated on her writing. She edited collections of short stories and writing textbooks, and wrote dozens of poems, essays, and stories that were published in the popular magazines and newspapers of her day. She was the autho... View more info

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Isabel Carleton at Home

By: Ashmun, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280302

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Front board slightly bowed, ink marks on front endpaper, ink note on rear paste-down endpaper. 1920 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262 pp. Fifth in series. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Margaret Eliza Ashmun (July 10, 1875 – March 15, 1940) was an American writer from Rural, Wisconsin. She trained as a teacher and taught for a few years then concentrated on her writing. She edited collections of short stories and writing textbooks, and wrote dozens of poems, essays, and stories that were published in the popular magazines and newspapers of her day. She was the a... View more info

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Sails of Gold

By: Asquith, Lady Cynthia

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scriber's Sons: 1927

Seller ID: 2274311

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, a few light smudges and stains to boards, bookplate on second blank. 1927 Large Hardcover. 166 pp. Includes a story by A.A. Milne about Tigger. Milne had published Winnie-the-Pooh just one year earlier. An anthology of stories edited by Lady Cynthia Asquith. CONTENTS: Ianthe Jerrold: A Lovely Lady; John Buchan: The Magic Walking Stick; Laurence Binyon: In the Aquarium at the Zoo; Denis Mackail: What Happened to Oz; Geoffrey Dearmer: The Giraffe; H. Belloc: Agincourt; Mary Webb: The Secret Joy; A.A. Milne: Tigger Comes to the Forest; Cynthia Asquith: Teddy Bear; Mary Webb: The Cuckoo... View more info

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Judy: A Story of Divine Corners

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1930

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2290219

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Boards lightly rubbed, pencil note on front and rear paste-down endpapers. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 255 pp. Illustrated by Robb Beebe. Judy and her high school friends find more adventure than they had planned at their summer camp in upstate New York. View more info

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Mary Lou: A Story of Divine Corners

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1931

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2290238

Condition: Good


Jacket corners and edges previously mended with tape, jacket edges rubbed, light stain along top edge of jacket. Pencil name on front paste-down endpaper, frontispiece missing, ink note on title page. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 299 pp. Mary Lou, friend of Judy and Babs and a leader of the jolly group of girls who have had so many adventures together at Divine Corners, follows the vocation which her friends predicted for her. For Mary Lou was always the one to soothe the energetic Judy and to bandage the fingers which Babs cut while tinkering with her airplan... View more info

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The Story of Roland

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 2294926

Condition: Very Good


One inch tear along bottom edge of front jacket panel, a few other small tears to jacket edges. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 347 pp. Here are related the daring feats and great exploits of Roland, worthiest of the barons of France in the time of Charlemagne, and those of Oliver and Reinold and Ogier the Dane, all heroes who were his companions in arms and who rivaled him in the number and greatness of their exploits. The story is culled from the works of song-writers and poets of five centuries and in as many languages. View more info

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For Yardley: A Story of Track and Field

By: Barbour, Ralph Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289150

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. A few faint spots on rear board, pencil name on front paste-down endpaper, ink stamp on front endpaper. 1911 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 297 pp. Color frontispiece and 3 color plates. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Ralph Henry Barbour (November 13, 1870 – February 19, 1944) was an American novelist, who primarily wrote popular works of sports fiction for boys. In collaboration with L. H. Bickford, he also wrote as Richard Stillman Powell, notably Phyllis in Bohemia. Other works included light romances and adventure. View more info

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Peter Pan

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Sterling: 2008

Seller ID: 2299088

ISBN: 1402754264

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor general wear. 2008 Hard Cover. vi, 151 pp. All children except one grow up. In 1904, Peter Pan first flew across a London stage and into the bedroom of Wendy, John, and Michael Darling. Ever since, this perpetual youth has continued to delight children of all ages. Young readers will happily soar with him and his friends to enchanted Neverland, where they’ll meet Tinkerbell, the Lost Boys, and the “dark and sinister” Captain Hook. It’s a tale as ageless as its beloved hero. View more info

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Little Miss Sunshine; or, The Old Bachelor's Ward (The Barton Books for Girls, Book 6)

By: Barton, May Hollis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290243

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges rubbed, front jacket flap creased. Ink gift note on front endpaper. 1928 Hard Cover. 206 pp. Her guardian major, an old bachelor, knows nothing about children. View more info

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Little Wizard: Stories of Oz

By: Baum L. Frank; Hearn, Michael Patrick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Schocken Books: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2294359

ISBN: 0805240055

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Jacket spine base lightly bumped. 1985 Hard Cover. xiv, 145 pp. Includes original color illustrations by John R. Neill. New Introduction by Michael Patrick Hearn. Little Wizard Stories of Oz is a set of six short stories written for young children by L. Frank Baum, the creator of the Oz books. Stories include: The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, Little Dorothy and Toto, Tiktok and the Nome King, Ozma and the Little Wizard, Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse, and The Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman. View more info

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Moon Song

By: Baylor, Byrd

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Charles Scriber's Sons: 1982

Edition: 6th Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2296356

ISBN: 0684174634

Condition: Fine


Sixth printing. Signed by author with inscription, For Stacy. A fine copy. 1982 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. After giving birth to Coyote Child and leaving him to fend for himself, Mother Moon listens for the moon song of all coyotes. View more info

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The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place

By: Berry, Julie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Roaring Brook Press: 2014

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2297762

ISBN: 1596439564

Condition: Near Fine


Fifth printing. A very nice copy. 2014 Hard Cover. 351 pp. There's a murderer on the loose?but that doesn't stop the girls of St. Etheldreda's from attempting to hide the death of their headmistress in this rollicking farce. The students of St. Etheldreda's School for Girls face a bothersome dilemma. Their irascible headmistress, Mrs. Plackett, and her surly brother, Mr. Godding, have been most inconveniently poisoned at Sunday dinner. Now the school will almost certainly be closed and the girls sent home?unless these seven very proper young ladies can hide the murders and convince their neigh... View more info

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Pancakes-Paris

By: Bishop, Claire Huchet

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294770

ISBN: 0670537829

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket. Boards very faintly foxed. 1947 Hard Cover. 62 pp. Illustrated by Georges Schreiber. There was magic in that box of pancake flour. Charles was sure that if he just knew how, he could make French crepes for Mardi Gras, the crepes they always had to celebrate the day before Lent in Paris. But how to make French crepes from a package of ordinary American pancake flour - that was the puzzle. Charles could read French quite well - he was just ten years old - but he couldn't read English, and all the directions on the box were printed in English. It was a difficult problem... View more info

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The Rocket's Shadow (A Rick Brant Electronic Adventure, No. 1)

By: Blaine, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1947

Seller ID: 2298304

Condition: Very Good


11 Ken Holt titles on rear jacket panel, 13 Rick Brant titles on front flap, 11 Tom Swift titles on rear flap. Small tears to jacket spine head and jacket spine base, one inch tear to front jacket hinge. Spine slightly cocked. 1947 Hard Cover. vi, 209 pp. Rick Brant is the central character in a series of 24 adventure and mystery novels by John Blaine, a pseudonym for authors Harold L. Goodwin (all titles) and Peter J. Harkins (co-author of the first three). The series was published by Grosset & Dunlap between 1947 and 1968, with the previously unpublished title, The Magic Talisman printed in ... View more info

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The Glad Lady

By: Blanchard, Amy E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dana Estes & Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290218

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. Minor pencil notes on rear endpapers. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 297 pp. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Amy Ella Blanchard (June 28, 1854 – July 4, 1926) was an American writer of children's literature. View more info

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Thy Friend Dorothy

By: Blanchard, Amy E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Penn Publishing Company: 1926

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2290239

Condition: Very Good


Multiple chips to jacket edges. Board edges lightly rubbed, ink stamp on front endpaper. 1926 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 320 pp. Illustrated by Ida Waugh. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Amy Ella Blanchard (June 28, 1854 – July 4, 1926) was an American writer of children's literature. View more info

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Dave Dawson at Singapore (The War Adventure Series)

By: Bowen, R. Sidney

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1942

Seller ID: 2275154

Condition: Good


Half-inch chip along top edge of jacket rear near spine, jacket edges rubbed with a few minor tears. Hinges starting, pages lightly toned. 1942 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 250 pp. This book finds Dave and his pal, Freddie Farmer. of the RAF assigned to Singapore. The Dave Dawson War Adventure series is a fifteen book series of boy's adventure stories pertaining to the European and Pacific theatres of WWII. Written between 1941 and 1945, by R. Sidney Bowen the books follow the adventures of American RAF pilot Dave Dawson, and his fellow flyer, Freddy Farmer. The no... View more info

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Red Randall on New Guinea

By: Bowen, R. Sidney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Seller ID: 2276890

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. Pages lightly toned. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 208 pp. The Red Randall series was a 1940s, boys war adventure series by R. Sidney Bowen. Like the Dave Dawson War Adventure Series the series pertained to World War II specifically the Pacific Theatre of the war. The main character, Red Randall serves throughout the book series as a military aviator. The books contain frequent deviation from history, such as a Fifth Column Japanese base on the Hawaiian Islands, during the air raid on Pearl Harbor. View more info

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The Little Swiss Wood Carver (The Children of All Lands Stories)

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1929

Seller ID: 2288934

Condition: Very Good


Three half-inch tears along edges of front jacket panel, jacket edges rubbed. Bookplate on front endpaper recto, pencil gift note on half-title page, note laid in. 1929 Hard Cover. 160 pp. Photographic illustrations made in Switzerland by the author. Here is an absorbing tale of how Seppi, the ambitious Swiss lad, made his dream of becoming a skillful wood-carver like his father come true. No American child can read about Seppi's struggles to perfect himself in his father's art without feeling more than one thrill of sympathy. How his father carved a beautiful St. Bernard dog for a rich Americ... View more info

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A Popular Schoolgirl

By: Brazil, Angela

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290216

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. Ink gift note on front endpaper. 1921 Hard Cover. v, 296 pp. Illustrated by Balliol Salmon. Ingred and her family must move from Rotherwood, their stately home, to a smaller Bungalow when their post-Great War finances take a turn for the worse. The story follows Ingred's year at school - now a boarder - where she is made form 'warden', and has to contend with new girl Bess who has moved into her former home. View more info

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Noisy Book

By: Brown, Margaret Wise

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers: 1939

Seller ID: 2287057

Condition: Very Good


Text upside down relative to binding, otherwise in very nice condition. No jacket. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard. A look at noises follows Muffin, a little dog with a bandage over his eyes, as he hears all sorts of noises and must guess each noise's origin. View more info

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The Little Fir Tree

By: Brown, Margaret Wise

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2005

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2296365

ISBN: 0064435296

Condition: Fine


Third printing. A fine copy. 2005 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. Once there was a tree that stood in a field away from the other trees. It longed to be part of the forest—or part of anything at all. After many lonely years, its dream came true. And the little fir tree's life changed forever! Celebrate the true spirit of Christmas with heartwarming text by the author of Goodnight Moon and exquisite, glowing paintings by award-winning artist Jim LaMarche. View more info

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The Lost Prince

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283831

Condition: Very Good


First edition. BAL 2122. No jacket, board edges lightly rubbed, ink marks on front paste-down endpaper. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 415 pp. Illustrated by Maurice L. Bower. This book is about Marco Loristan, his father, and his friend, a street urchin called The Rat. Marco's father, Stefan, is a Samavian patriot working to overthrow the cruel dictatorship in the kingdom of Samavia. Marco and his father come to London where Marco strikes up a friendship with a crippled street urchin known as The Rat. The friendship occurs when Marco overhears The Rat shouting ... View more info

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286997

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. A very nice copy. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 246 pp. Illustrated by Reginald Birch. Little Lord Fauntleroy is a novel by the English-American writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, her first children's novel. It was published as a serial in St. Nicholas Magazine from November 1885 to October 1886, then as a book by Scribner's (the publisher of St. Nicholas) in 1886.[2] The illustrations by Reginald B. Birch set fashion trends and the novel set a precedent in copyright law when Burnett won a lawsuit in 1888 against E. V. Seebohm over the rights to the... View more info

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1911

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2291317

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Ink gift note on front endpaper. 1911 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, [1], 246 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, color picture plate mounted on front board, gilt titles, top edge gilt. Color frontispiece and plates by Reginald Birch. Little Lord Fauntleroy is a novel by the English-American writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, her first children's novel. It was published as a serial in St. Nicholas Magazine from November 1885 to October 1886, then as a book by Scribner's (the publisher of St. Nicholas) in 1886.[2] The illustrations by Reginald B. Birch set fashion trend... View more info

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The Secret Garden

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Heritage: 2013

Seller ID: 2296074

ISBN: 1405267402

Condition: Fine


No jacket. A fine copy. 2013 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 317 pp. When spoiled, rude Mary Lennox is sent to live in her uncle's lonely house on the moors, she is miserable and alone. Then one day she discovers the key to a locked garden, and she discovers the beauty that life can offer. The Heritage edition of this best-loved tale features the gorgeous 1911 color illustrations by renowned illustrator Charles Robinson. View more info

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Depend on Katie John (Katie John, Book 2)

By: Calhoun, Mary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1961

Seller ID: 2290242

Condition: Near Fine


A near fine copy in a very good dust jacket. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 181 pp. Illustrated by Paul Frame. A twenty-room inherited house becomes home for Katie John, her family, and the people to whom they've rented rooms. View more info

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Trixie Belden and the Mysterious Visitor (Trixie Belden Library, Book 4)

By: Campbell, Julie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Golden Press: 1965

Seller ID: 2297490

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Front hinge starting, pencil name on front free endpaper. 1965 Hard Cover. 252 pp. Illustrated by Marvin Besunder. Cover by Paul Frame. Trixie and Diana Lynch were friends for years before Di’s family became fabulously rich. So when Di’s long-lost uncle starts ruining her social life, Di turns to her old friend for help. But Trixie thinks Uncle Monty isn’t just an annoying relative–she thinks he’s an impostor! View more info

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Nan Sherwood at Palm Beach; or, Strange Adventures Among the Orange Groves (Nan Sherwood Series, Book 5)

By: Carr, Annie Roe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishing Co.: 1921

Seller ID: 2290245

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed with minor chips and minor tears. 1921 Hard Cover. iii, 242 pp. Nan and her friends from Lakeview Hall head to Florida and Palm Beach at the end of the school year, and Nan becomes involved in an adventure concerning a villain attempting to cheat an heiress out of her fortune. View more info