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Tecwyn: The Last of the Welsh Dragons

by Mary Dawson

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1967. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. Ingrid Fetz. A very sharp copy of the 1967 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact, VG+ to Near Fine dustjacket, with several inconspicuous spots to the inside of the dustjacket. Octavo, nicely illustrated throughout by Ingrid Fetz.
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The Mysterious Leaf (In Dustjacket)

by Richard Banks

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1954. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Irene Haas. A crisp, very sharp copy of the 1954 stated 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact ($2.50), Near Fine dustjacket. with just the slightest touch of very mild chipping and creasing along the panel edges. Octavo, nicely illustrated thorughout in black-and-white by… Read more
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Making Mother Happy (In Dustjacket)

by Bertha Baldwin Tralle

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Published
1927
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$500.00

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New York: Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company, 1927. Mary LaFetra Russell. The 1927 1st edition of this lovely children's tale, IN ITS UNCOMMON PICTORIAL DUSTJACKET. Clean and VG to VG+ (very light soiling at the spine) in a crisp, VG dustjacket, with light chipping along the spine ends and the tips, and a bit of mild creasing and offsetting… Read more
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cover of The Master Key: An Electrical Fairy Tale

The Master Key: An Electrical Fairy Tale

by L. Frank Baum

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good -
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$200.00

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Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company, 1901. Pictorial cloth. Very Good -. F.Y. Cory. The 1901 1st edition, apparent 1st issue (with the 12 full-page color illustrations by F.Y. Cory throughout the text). Bright and VG- in its pictorial, olive-green cloth, with light wear along the spine ends and the tips, and mild scuffing and soiling to the rear panel.… Read more
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Spunky

by Berta and Elmer Hader

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Published
1933
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$100.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1933. Berta and Elmer Hader. A handsome copy of the 1933 1st edition. Solid and VG+ in its blue cloth, with small, neat, year-of-publication inscription at the top of the front free endpaper and light bowing to the front board. Oblong octavo, wonderfully illustrated thoughout (mostly in black-and-white but also in rich color here… Read more
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cover of The Crooked Colt

The Crooked Colt

by C.W. Anderson

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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New York: The Macmil;lan Comapny, 1954. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. C.W. Anderson. The 1954 stated 1st printing, in its uncommon pictorial dustjacket. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, price-clipped (AND price-intact), VG to VG+ dustjacket, with very light chipping --and several tiny closed tears-- along the top-edges, and mild chipping at the spine ends. Square quarto, wonderfully… Read more
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cover of Denslow's Simple Simon

Denslow's Simple Simon

by W.W. Denslow

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Published
1904
Condition
Very Good +
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$300.00

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New York: G.W. Dillingham Co, 1904. Card Wrappers. Very Good +. W.W. Denslow. A bright, presentable copy of the uncommon August 1904 1st edition. Crisp and VG+ in its thick, off-white card stock. Mild soiling to the panels, very mild darkening along its edges and light soiling to the page edges internally. Still though, sharp and very attractive.… Read more
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cover of The Cruikshank Fairy Book

The Cruikshank Fairy Book

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Published
1897
Condition
Very Good +
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$250.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1897. Decorative Cloth. Very Good +. George Cruikshank. The 1897 1st thus, the first appearance of all 4 of these timeless tales together with the George Cruikshank illustrations. Decorative blue cloth, 216 pgs., all edges gilt, elaborate gilt pictorial covers and spine signed by FBS. Margins on page with list of illustrations restored,… Read more
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cover of Nicholas Needlefoot

Nicholas Needlefoot

by Phil Nesbitt

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Published
1944
Condition
Near Fine
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$75.00

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Chicago: Wilcox & Follett Co, 1944. Pictorial boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. Phil Nesbitt. A handsome copy of the 1944 1st edition. Solid and Near Fine (one tiny bookseller tag at the front panel) in a crisp, price-intact, VG+ dustjacket, with one small closed tear along the bottom of the spine and very light wear at the spine crown.… Read more
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cover of Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows (Ist Canadian Edition)

Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows (Ist Canadian Edition)

by J.K. Rowling

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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Vancouver: Raincoat Books, 2007. Pictorial boards. Near Fine/Fine. An all-but-immaculate copy of the 2007 1st Canadian edition of the 7th and final book in the Harry Potter series. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact, Fine dustjacket. Thick octavo, published out of Vancouver --with the identical British sheets-- by Raincoat Books of Vancouver.
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cover of Rufus

Rufus

by Tomi Ungerer

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961. Near Fine/Very Good. Tomi Ungerer. The 1961 correct 1st edition (with the "$2.95" price and the "40/80" and "0961" codes along the front dustjacket flap) of this beloved Tomi Ungerer tale of Rufus the bat. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, VG dustjacket, with several small closed tears along the panel… Read more
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cover of Ola and Blakken and Line, Sine, Trine

Ola and Blakken and Line, Sine, Trine

by Ingri & Edgar Parin d'Aulaire

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc, 1933. Pictorial boards. Very Good/Very Good. The 1933 stated 1st edition. Tight and VG (with light wear along the top and bottom edges and small former owner stamp at the front free endpaper) in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light creasing to the edges, very light chipping at the… Read more
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cover of Faina and Other Stories

Faina and Other Stories

by Marshall Breeden

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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$500.00

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Los Angeles: The Kenmore Publishing Co, 1924. Pictorial boards. Very Good. The 1924 1st edition of this wonderful photo-illustrated narrative of "Farina" --and a number of other characters from the Hal Roach Studios-- and their inevitable shenanigans. Solid and VG in its pictorial boards, with light chipping along the spine. Fragile --but still perfectly sturdy-- inner hinges. Quarto,… Read more
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cover of Elephi: The Cat with the High IQ

Elephi: The Cat with the High IQ

by Jean Stafford

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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New York: Farrar , Straus & Cudahy, 1962. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Erik Blegvad. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR JEAN STAFFORD on the front free endpaper. A solid copy to boot of the 1962 stated 1st printing of this charming tale of Elephi, "the cat with the high I.Q.". Tight and VG (light offsetting at the endpapers and pastedowns)… Read more
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cover of How the Whale Became and Other Stories

How the Whale Became and Other Stories

by Ted Hughes

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Published
1963
Condition
Fine
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$150.00

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London: Faber and Faber, 1963. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. George Adamson. A gorgeous copy of the 1963 1st edition of this early Ted Hughes children's book. Clean and Fine in a crisp, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket, with just a touch of light soiling along the rear panel. Octavo, nicely illustrated thruout by George Adamson.
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cover of Rabbit Hill

Rabbit Hill

by Robert Lawson

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Published
1944
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1944. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Robert Lawson. A very sharp copy of the 1944 1st edition. Tight and VG+ to Near Fine (lovely, neat former owner inscription at the front free endpaper) in a bright, unusually crisp example of the 1st issue dustjacket (which lacks the Newbery Medal seal on the front… Read more
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cover of Nessie the Mannerless Monster

Nessie the Mannerless Monster

by Ted Hughes

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Published
1964
Condition
Fine
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$1,000.00

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London: Faber and Faber, 1964. Pictorial boards. Fine/Fine. Gerald Rose. An all-but-pristine copy of the uncommon 1964 1st edition, 1st issue (with the "13s 6d net" price intact at the lower front flap). Clean and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Oblong octavo, wonderfully illustrated thruout by Gerald Rose. Truly a collector's copy.
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cover of Meet My Folks!

Meet My Folks!

by Ted Hughes

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Published
1961
Condition
Fine
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$200.00

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London: Faber and Faber, 1961. Pictorial boards. Fine/Near Fine. George Adamson. A crisp, lovely copy of the 1961 1st edition of Ted Hughes's first published children's book. Clean and Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine to Fine dustjacket, with just the slightest touch of creasing along the spine crown. Octavo, nicely illustrated thruout by George Adamson.
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cover of This Is the Book

This Is the Book

by Janet Smalley

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Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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Oxford, England: Basil Blackwell, 1928. Pictorial boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. Janet Smalley. A crisp, lovely copy of this sweet children's tale-in-verse, circa 1928. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, VG+ to Near Fine dustjacket, with just a tiny bit of chipping at the spine ends. Octavo, charming line drawings throughout. "This Is the Book--that the Author made,… Read more
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cover of Nicodemus and the Gang

Nicodemus and the Gang

by Inez Hogan

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Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1943. Pictorial boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. A clean, surprisingly well-preserved copy of the July 1943 stated 2nd printing. Tight and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact ($1.00), Near Fine dustjacket, with almost none of the chipping or tears this fragile dustjacket often takes on. In this case, there's just the slightest hint… Read more
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