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WHERE THE FLAME TREES BLOOM

By: Ada, Alma Flor

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum, Macmillan: 1994

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H11370


75p. 1st printing. Jacket rubbed and lightly soiled with stain on back. Eleven stories about the author's relatives and friends from her childhood in Cuba. B&w illustrations. (9-1/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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THE ANIMAL CONVENTION

By: Allen, Barbara Jo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10090


94p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Page edges have brown spots, jacket has acid discoloration and small chips to edges. The story of an international convention of Animals Incorporated in Santa Barbara that includes the romance of President Abdul, an African elephant. B&w illustrations and plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE ANIMAL CONVENTION

By: Allen, Barbara Jo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11418


94p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Jacket has brown spots on top edge and on the inside that has slightly discolored the cover. The story of an international convention of Animals Incorporated in Santa Barbara that includes the romance of President Abdul, an African elephant. B&w illustrations and plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE FOREST HOUSE

By: Allen, Elizabeth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1967

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12469


191p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Page edges have brown spots, clipped jacket has chips and scrapes to edges with hole on front. Story of a young girl who moves from Texas to California where she learns about a "new part of the country, and eventually herself." B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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TIM IN DANGER

By: Ardizzone, Edward

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1953

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H10917


Unpaginated (approx. 44p.) Former owner's name on page facing title page and last endpaper, cover spine paper torn at bottom with edges worn and corners bumped, jacket has a huge chip on bottom back edge that extends on to spine and a 1" tear on top and smaller chips to edges, a few pages soiled. B&w and color illustrations. (10-1/4"x7-3/4") View more info

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ISABEL CARLETON'S FRIENDS

By: Ashmun, Margaret

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1918

Seller ID: H12470


299p. 1922 printing. Endpapers toned, gilt on front cover worn and spine sunned with a few spots. The third volume in the Isabel Carleton series for juvenile readers by this Wisconsin writer who is best known for her poetry. B&w frontispiece. (7-5/8"x5-3/8") View more info

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KÖNIG DOMINO

By: Attorps, Gösta; Authorized Translation from the Swedish Edited by Maria Torris

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berlin, Cecilie Dressler: 1962

Seller ID: H10779


112p. Endpapers toned, cover corners bumped. Originally published by Robén & Sjögren in Stockholm under the title "Dominokungen." Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft. Text in German. B&w illustrations. (7-1/2"x5-7/8") View more info

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CAPPUCCETTO ROSSO (LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD)

By: Bacci, Marsilio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bologna, Italy, Edizioni C.E.L.I.:

Seller ID: H5830


Unpaginated (approx. 18p.) Cover rubbed with edge lightly worn, former owner's name on back pastedown. Color illustrations. (7-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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LITTLE TUCK

By: Baldwin, Clara

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1959

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H8305


96p. Former owner's name written on front endpaper, cover corners bumped, rubbed jacket has small chips and tears to edges. Galdone has been illustrator for books that received the Newbery and Caldecott awards. B&w illustrations. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

THE PICTURE STORY BOOK OF PETER PAN

By: Barrie, J.M.; Story Based on the Play by

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1931

Seller ID: H11880


Unpaginated (approx. 89p.) Binding shaken, cover soiled and toned with paper on corners worn to cardboard, spine cloth unraveling at top and bottom. With music and lyrics including the lullaby Golden Slumbers. Color illustrations. (12-3/4"x9-3/4") View more info

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ROCCO CAME IN

By: Beecroft, John

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1959

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: H8971


Unpaginated (approx. 28p.) Cover corners worn, jacket has 2 large tears on front bottom edge and smaller tears to edges with large chips to corners. Illustrator received the 1933 Newbery award for his illustrations of Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze. B&w and color illustrations. (10-1/4"x8-1/4") View more info

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THE VANISHING GARDEN

By: Beresford, Elisabeth

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: H11250


159p. Jacket has a 1-1/2" tear at top front edge with smaller tears and chips to edges. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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ZWIESELCHEN

By: Bergengruen, Werner

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Berlin, Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft: 1965

Seller ID: H10784


[256p.] Small tears and chips to jacket edges especially at corners. Text in German. B&w illustrations and color plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x6") View more info

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THE ADVENTURES OF ANDY

By: Bianco, Margery Williams

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Co.: 1927

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H11312


227p. A few pages have brown spots, cover corners bumped and lightly worn. B&w illustrations and 7 leaves of color plates and frontispiece. (9-3/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE WIND AND ARABELLA

By: Bohanon, Paul

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1947

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12300


[70p.] Cover corners worn, jacket corners worn and edges scraped and holes on spine folds. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x6-1/8") View more info

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THE BOOKSELLER'S ADVICE

By: Breitner, Sue

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H11721


Unpaginated (approx. 28p.) 1st printing. Brown spots on page edges and on some pages, cover edges scraped, rubbed jacket has scrapes to edges with spine and top edge sunned. :A hard-of-hearing bookseller, much sought after for his advice, gets his clients' problems very mixed up." Brown, beige, and black illustrations. (9"x7-5/8") View more info

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THE ENCHANTED PEACOCK

By: Brown, Julia

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally: 1925

Seller ID: H12342


156p. Book plate on front endpaper, name written in pencil on a few first pages, cover spine and edges sunned and corners lightly worn. B&w illustrations 4 color plates and frontispiece. (9-1/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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GOLDEN PAVEMENTS

By: Brown, Pamela

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1947

Seller ID: H6908


[x], 261p. 1950 printing. Cover corners bumped, top of spine has 1/4" tear to cloth, brown stain of page fore edges, rubbed jacket has large chip at top of spine with smaller chips, tears and scrapes to edges especially at corners. Color frontispiece and b&w plates. (8-1/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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MADDY ALONE

By: Brown, Pamela

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1945

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H6911


[x], 134p. 1951 printing. Cover corners bumped, rubbed jacket has small chips, creases and tears to edges. The book of the BBC (Children's Hour) Play. Color frontispiece and b&w illustrations. (7-5/8"x5-3/8") View more info

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THE SMALL ADVENTURES OF DOG

By: Buck, David

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts: 1969

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: H6659


76p. Jacket rubbed with small tears to edges and chips especially at corners. Delightful adventures of a stuffed leather pig who can change guises and fly. B&w illustrations. (8-7/8"x6-1/4") View more info