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CHUNKY COTTAGE

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Springfield, Massachusetts, McLoughlin Bros.: 1929

Seller ID: H12831

Condition: Fair


Unpaginated (approx. 24p.) Pages loose, cover edges chipped and corners worn. Color illustrations. (11-1/4"x8") View more info

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LITTLE FRIENDS

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Wonder Books: 1971

Seller ID: H12972

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (approx. 10p.) Cover edges scraped. A Puppet Shape Book, 8201. Plastic comb binding. Color photographs. (8"x6-7/8") View more info

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WHERE THE FLAME TREES BLOOM

By: Ada, Alma Flor

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum, Macmillan: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11370

Condition: Very good


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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10090

Condition: Good +


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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11418

Condition: Good +


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

Condition: Very good


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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THE UGLY DUCKLING

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $29.00

Publisher: West Drayton; Boston, Penguin Books; Houghton Mifflin: [1948]

Seller ID: H12612

Condition: Good


[48p.] Cover corners worn and spine paper torn with stains on back, top of jacket missing with 2" tear at bottom back and chips to spine. A Porpoise Book. B&w and color illustrations. (8-3/4"x7") View more info

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SECRET OF THE OLD BOOKS

By: Anderson, Betty Baxter

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Nelson & Co.: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12915

Condition: Very good


158p. Top and bottom of spine bumped, jacket has a creased tear on back bottom with small chips to edges. A young woman's move from Minnesota to San Diego leads to her research the history of her new locale using the rare books of an elderly woman. However these rare tomes reveal a mystery that will soon be revealed. B&w decorations. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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TIM IN DANGER

By: Ardizzone, Edward

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1953

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10917

Condition: Good +


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

Condition: Very good


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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CAPPUCCETTO ROSSO (LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD)

By: Bacci, Marsilio

Price: $19.00

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

Seller ID: H5830

Condition: Very Good


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

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THE TALE OF BILLY WOODCHUCK (SLEEPY-TIME TALES)

By: Bailey, Arthur Scott

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1916

Seller ID: H12685

Condition: Good


112p. Bookplate on front pastedown, cover soiled with corners and top and bottom of spine worn. 5 color plates and frontispiece. (7-1/8"x4-7/8") 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

Seller ID: H8305

Condition: Very Good


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

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WINDY MORNING: POEMS AND PICTURES

By: Behn, Harry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1953

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12911

Condition: Very good


[62p.] Endpapers toned and foxed, jacket toned with a few spots. Poetry for a juvenile audience. Brown illustrations. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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THE VANISHING GARDEN

By: Beresford, Elisabeth

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1967

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11250

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Very Good


[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: $39.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11312

Condition: Very good


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: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1947

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12300

Condition: Very good


[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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WAIT AND SEE (BORSOI BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE)

By: Bonner, Mary Graham

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12903

Condition: Very good


87p. Cover toned as well as inside of jacket that is creased with small chips to edges. A boy's discovery of an Indian arrowhead leads to adventure. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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GOLDEN PAVEMENTS

By: Brown, Pamela

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1947

Seller ID: H6908

Condition: Very Good


[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