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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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And So My Garden Grows (The Mother Goose Library)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1969

Seller ID: 2291335

ISBN: 0437765040

Condition: Very Good


No publisher date (circa 1969). No jacket. Board corners lightly rubbed, ink gift note on front flyleaf verso. Unpaginated. From silver bells and cockle shells to roof-top flower pots, every kind of garden grows in these pictures of 19th-Century Italy.--Rear board. Illustrations by Peter Spier. View more info

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Tom Swift and his Photo Telephone; or, The Picture That Saved a Fortune (Tom Swift Series Book 17)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1914

Seller ID: 2291416

Condition: Good


No jacket. Boards rubbed, bottom edge of rear board stained, ink name and date on front free endpaper. 1914 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. Plus [4] publisher catalog. Book 17 in the original Tom Swift series. Tom Swift (in some versions Tom Swift, Jr.) is the name of the central character in five series, totaling over 100 volumes, of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels that emphasize science, invention, and technology. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a book-packaging firm,. His adventures ha... View more info

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The Wild Christmas Reindeer

By: Brett, Jan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1990

Seller ID: 2282733

ISBN: 0399221921

Condition: Near Fine


Light stain along top edge of jacket, jacket very faintly foxed. 1990 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Little Teeka thought she had to be firm with the reindeer to get them ready for Santa's important flight, but when her bossy yelling only got their antlers tangled up, she knew she had to try something different. View more info

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The Golden Egg Book (A Big Golden Book)

By: Brown, Margaret Wise

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Golden Press: 1967

Seller ID: 2277996

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, spine head and spine base rubbed. 1967 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard. The bunny finds an egg with something moving inside it. He tries to break it open, but tires from his efforts. A duck pecks his way out of the egg, and the two animals become friends. 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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Cross-Country Cat

By: Calhoun, Mary

Price: $22.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Company: 1979

Seller ID: 2265019

ISBN: 0688221866

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker ghosting on jacket, jacket faintly foxed, pencil note on front jacket flap. Page ridges faintly foxed,. 1979 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A sassy Siamese cat, stranded among snow-covered mountains, proves equal to the challenges of cross-country skiing when it becomes his only way out of the mountains. View more info

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Petite Suzanne

By: De Angeli, Marguerite

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287403

ISBN: 0385074476

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front jacket flap price-clipped. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Petite Suzanne (1937) A story filled with folkways and customs of daily life as experienced by a Gaspé Peninsula French-Canadian girl named Suzanne. Marguerite de Angeli (March 14, 1889 - June 16, 1987) was an American writer and illustrator of children's books including the 1950 Newbery Award winning book The Door in the Wall. She wrote and illustrated twenty-eight of her own books, and illustrated more than three dozen books. View more info

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Up the Hill

By: De Angeli, Marguerite

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Junior Books / Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287404

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An excellent copy. 1942 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 88 pp. Story of a young mine worker from a Pennsylvania mining town who aspires to an art career; describes immigrant Polish customs, food, language, music, and daily life. View more info

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Tiny Tots Picture Books: Merry Mother Goose Rhymes and Other Stories

By: de Angeli, Marguerite; Ardizzone, Edward; Burgess, Gelett; Gottlieb, Suzanne; Jollison, Marion; Huntington, Harriet E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday, Inc.: 1962

Seller ID: 2282978

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed, pen mark on page ridge. 1962 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Stories include: Merry Mother Goose Rhymes; Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain; Dinner with the Goops; What is Red?; Thinking Games; Starfish at the Seashore. View more info

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Little Polar Bear and the Big Balloon

By: de Beer, Hans; Lanning, Rosemary

Price: $7.00

Publisher: North-South Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271972

ISBN: 0735815321

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Minor tear along top edge of jacket rear. 2002 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated.Lars, the little polar bear, dreams of flying in the sky like a bird. One day, he meets a lost puffin who cannot fly home because his wings are sticky with oil. Always ready to help a friend in need, Lars takes the little puffin to the healing waters of the hot spring where they discover a bright red hot-air balloon. At last, it seems that Lars's dream of exploring the sky will come true! But Lars had no idea that flying high above the ground would be so scary. View more info

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The Parables of Jesus

By: De Paola, Tomie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Holiday House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286747

ISBN: 0823406369

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, For Katie, 1989. An excellent copy. 1987 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. This beautiful collection includes the best-known parables of Jesus: the Prodigal Son, the Mustard Seed,the Lost Sheep, and fourteen others. The retellings are lyrically written but also accessible to young children. Tomie de Paola drew his inspiration for the gem-like illustrations from early Christian art of the Romanesque period. Originally published as The Parables of Jesus and unavailable for many years, this opulent edition features a graceful new design. View more info

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Oliver Twist [Photoplay Edition]

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1912

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281598

Condition: Very Good


Light stain to top margin corner, does not affect text, light spot on spine head. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, [1], 432 pp. 8vo. Green cloth, gilt image of Dickens on front board, black titles. Illustrated with photographs from The Liebler Company's Centenary Celebration production of J. Comyn Carr's Adaptation of the Novel, first acted by a special cast at the New Amsterdam Theatre, New York City, February 26, 1912. Oliver Twist, subtitled The Parish Boy's Progress, is the second novel by English author Charles Dickens, published by Richard Bentley in 183... View more info

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You're Only Old Once! A Book for Obsolete Children

By: Dr. Seuss

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265297

ISBN: 0394551907

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket very faintly toned. Boards very faintly toned, small stain on front endpaper. 1986 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. You're Only Old Once! A Book for Obsolete Children is a 1986 picture book for growing-up people by Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel). Released on Geisel's eighty-second birthday,[1] the book follows an elderly man on a visit to the Golden Years Clinic, where he endures long waits and bizarre medical tests. You're Only Old Once! was written shortly after Geisel had suffered through a series of illnesses, during which ... View more info

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Cats Know Best

By: Eisler, Colin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dial Books: 1988

Seller ID: 2265295

ISBN: 0803705034

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket spine lightly toned, front jacket flap clipped with price intact. 1988 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Cats know how to keep warm or cool, find food, play, keep clean, and take care of their kittens. View more info

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Three Wanderers from Wapping

By: Farber, Norma

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Addison-Wesley: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287947

ISBN: 020101968X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Very minor general wear. 1978 Large Hardcover. 62 pp. Illustrated by Charles Mikolaycak. An adaptation of Daniel Defoe's Journal of the Plague Year for young readers. During the London plague of 1665, two brothers and their cousin attempt to escape from the city to the country. View more info

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Runaway Bear

By: Freeman, Chester D.; McGuire, John E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282731

ISBN: 0882899562

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Presentation copy - signed by both authors with inscription, To Janet Westerberg, May the magic of teddy bears always delight your heart! Chester Freeman John McGuire February 10, 1994. Related papers and letter from Chester Freeman to Janet Westerberg laid in. A very nice copy. 1993 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Rachel Kuper. The morning of the little girls' birthday has almost come, and the bears have yet to return This warm and adventurous story teaches children the importance of being kind and polite when dealing with others. It also shows the positive role of... View more info

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Paddylands: A Story of Malaya

By: Garnier, Grace P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap and Company, Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2282734

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink marks along bottom edge of front jacket panel, minor chip and small tear along top edge of front jacket panel. 1947 Hard Cover. 56 pp. Includes four color plates. This is the story of Malayan family life: of little Hussain and his father, Mat, his mother, Hubiba, and baby brother, Sap, who live in a nipah palm hut built on poles above the padi fields. Hussain goes to the village school, and plays with the other children under the coconut trees. He has an adventure with an angry monkey who has picked one of the coveted durian fruits, and goes with his family to the Exhibition... View more info

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J. Rooker, Manatee

By: Haley, Jan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Focus Publishing, Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274179

ISBN: 1885904053

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Near fine. 1996 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A manatee of the southwest Florida coast is injured, then rescued, rehabilitated, and returned to the wild. Based on a true story. View more info

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A Christmas Wish for Corduroy

By: Hennessy, B.G.; Wheeler, Jody; Freeman, Don

Price: $16.99

Publisher: Viking: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208131

ISBN: 0670785504

Condition: Fine


New.Fine. 2014 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. It’s almost Christmas and Corduroy sits on a department store shelf, wishing he could be a child’s holiday gift—but he’s a plain bear, and nobody seems to notice him. He sets out across the store to ask Santa Claus for help, but he can’t visit without wearing a special outfit! After stopping to try on hats, boots, and even baby clothes, Corduroy finally arrives at the North Pole. Can Santa help Corduroy find a new home in time for Christmas?With warm humor and classic art, A Christmas Wish for Corduroy takes readers back to the beginning and ... View more info

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The Most Timid in the Land: A Bunny Romance

By: Herford, Oliver

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1992

Seller ID: 2282732

ISBN: 0877018626

Condition: Very Good


A few pages very faintly foxed. 1992 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Sylvia Long. A fairy tale poem written at the turn of the century takes place in a medieval bunny kingdom where knights win prizes for proving their fear and leave it to the princess to rule. View more info

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The Goatherd and the Shepherdess: A Tale From Ancient Greece

By: Hort, Lenny

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272170

ISBN: 0803713525

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly bumped. 1995 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. As three friends tend their flocks on a Greek island, Daphnis and Dorco vie for the affections of Chloe. View more info

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Christmas Eve

By: Hurd, Edith Thacher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208128

Condition: Good


No jacket, edges rubbed, a few light spots to boards, ink name and label remains to front endpaper. 1962 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. A beautifully illustrated Christmas story for children of all ages.KEYWORDS: EDITH THACHER HURD CLEMENT CHRISTMAS EVE HOLIDAYS CHILDREN JUVENILE PICTURE BOOKS View more info

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When Dawn Stole the Dark

By: Joerg, Donna; Benedict, Judith Ann

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Cadence Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205742

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Ink name redacted from front endpaper. Near fine.Near Fine. 1998 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Rhyme and reason create a tender exchange between parent and child, as a little girl escapes her fear of the night. A myriad of life-lessons unfold, a lot of truth gets told. So, join Hannah and her Mama as they embrace int he first radiant light of trust and understanding, in the very moment, When Dawn Stole the Dark.KEYWORDS: DONNA JOERG JUDITH ANN BENEDICT WHEN DAWN STOLE DARK CHILDREN JUVENILE PICTURE BOOKS FICTION View more info

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Fergus and the Sea Monster

By: Kimura, Yasuko

Price: $75.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262612

ISBN: 0070345589

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1976 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Fergus, the puppy, has trouble identifying the new-found friend who follows him everywhere he goes. View more info

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Stories of the Flood

By: Krishnaswami, Uma

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Publishers: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272175

ISBN: 1570980071

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 1994 Large Hardcover. 41 pp. A collection of nine flood (creation) myths from around the world retold for children. View more info

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Peggy Owen: A Story for Girls (Peggy Owen Series, Book 1)

By: Madison, Lucy Foster

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Penn Publishing Company: 1924

Seller ID: 2290234

Condition: Very Good


Multiple chips to jacket edges. Top page ridge lightly rubbed, pencil gift note on front endpaper. 1924 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 456 pp. Illustrated by H. J. Peck. The Adventures of a patriotic little Quaker maiden in Philadelphia during its occupation by the British. She lives across the street from the State House and the Liberty Bell. Peggy visits General Putnam's camp, exposes the plot of some British spies, and sees some sharp fighting near her own country home. Washington, Franklin, Robert Morris and Betsy Ross figure in the story, which gives a thrilling... View more info

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The Story of Bip

By: Marceau, Marcel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1976

Seller ID: 2289478

ISBN: 0060240539

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher sticker on front jacket panel, small chip along bottom edge of front jacket panel, front jacket flap clipped with price intact. Ink name on front endpaper. 1976 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Illustrated by the author. Bip wants to be a magician who can show people the magic of their world. View more info

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The Orphan Boy

By: Mollel, Tololwa M.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 2282729

ISBN: 0195408454

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1990 Large Softcover. Unpaginated. Canada Council Children's Literature Prize, 1900. Illustrated by Paul Morin. Searching the sky for a familiar star, an old man encounters a mysterious boy, Kileken. As he comes to love the boy as a son, he agrees to let him keep the one thing he owns: a secret. View more info

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Little Red Riding Hood

By: Montresor, Beni; Perrault, Charles; Pavarotti, Luciano

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272181

ISBN: 0385412126

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Large chip from rear jacket flap corner. 1991 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A little girl on her way to visit her grandmother meets a hungry wolf in the forest. View more info