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Little Girls.

by Nagel, Stina

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1965
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$14.55

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Norwalk CT C. R. Gibson Company, 1965, hardcover. Words and pictures in color and black-and-white by Stina Nagel. -- Small hardcover. Condition: very good (owner gift note) with good-only dust jacket (spine tanned; rear-panel soiled).
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image of Lost At the South Pole, or, Ted Scott in Blizzard Land (The Ted Scott Flying Stories).

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New York Grosset and Dunlap, 1930, hardcover. Later printing (between 1935 and 1941; last title on jacket flap is Castaways). Glossy frontispiece. Tan cloth cover. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (front cover is scuffed at edges; paper is browned but still crisp) with very good minus dust jacket (spine tips edgeworn, tiny chip front-panel, spine white has some… Read more
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$72.75
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[My Indian Library: 8 books]

by Lovell, Josephine; Roger Vernam

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1935
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$24.25

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New York Platt and Munk, 1935, paperback. These eight children's thin books are a set, written by Josephine Lovell and beautifully illustrated by Roger Vernam. Each shows one "little Indian of" the Prairies etc.: Winona, Morning Star, Gray Bird, Nigalek, Watlala, Micco, Leaping Trout, Antelope. -- Softcover, complete in 8 books. Condition: very good minus (one has stain, couple… Read more
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With the Children on Sundays; Through Eye-Gate and Ear-Gate into the City of Child-Soul.

by Stall, Sylvanus; Burd, Clara Miller

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1911
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$43.65

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Philadelphia Vir Publishing, 1911, hardcover. Apparent early reprint from this Philadelphia publisher. -- Illustrated by C. M. Burd on 8 color plates (plus one by another artist) and with many black-and-white drawings, most identified with "CMB." -- This book speaks to the children about Christianity and Jesus in everyday things (the camera is God's eye). -- Hardcover, pictorial front… Read more
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Honk: The Moose.

by Stong, Phil; Kurt Wiese

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1935
Edition
First Edition
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$24.25

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New York Dodd Mead, 1935, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. -- Story by Phil Stong and pictures by Kurt Wiese, charming color drawings of "very likely, the saddest moose there had ever been." -- Hardcover, 80 pages, 9x10 inches, pictorial cover. Condition: Good-only (cover edges worn; a few pages have faint soil spots; no jacket).
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Asterix et Cleopatre; Une Aventure d'Asterix..

by Goscinny; Uderzo; Pierre J. Capretz

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1968
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$19.40

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New York Harcourt Brace World, 1968, hardcover. Color comics panels, text in FRENCH. Introduction in English, and with proper names explained in English, and with French-English vocabulary. -- Hardcover, glossy printed covers, 9x12 inches. Condition: very good minus (binding partly cracked; no jacket).
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La Luna.

by Aspen-Baxter, Linda

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
22013
ISBN
9781619132146
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$14.55

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New York AV2 Books, 22013, hardcover. Text in SPANISH. Hardcover, glossy printed covers, 24 pages, 10x9 inches. Condition: near fine, no jacket. ISBN 9781619132146
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Children of Many Lands: Their Traditions, Customs and Way of Life.

by Bruce, Dana; Elizabeth F. McCrady

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1960
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$17.46

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New York Platt & Munk, 1960, hardcover. Reprint edition. The eight stories describe in words, plus lovely color illustrations and black-and-white drawings, each country's culture before modern-day life and dress. -- Hardcover, 7x8 inches. Good used condition (cover is soiled but pages and plates are bright and clear) with very good dust jacket (flap clipped but not price; reverse… Read more
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Flocks, Herds, Litters & Schools.

by McMullan, Jim

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
2012
ISBN
9781450793612
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$43.65

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Toms River NJ Aerodale Press, 2012, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 9781450793612
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An Old-Fashioned Girl.

by Alcott, Louisa M. [May]

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
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$29.10

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Chicago M. A. Donohue hardcover. No publication date, circa 1930s. The Golden Days Series. -- Includes four color plates, illustrator not identified. -- Hardcover, green cloth with black decoration, red and yellow patterned endsheets. Condition: very good (spine tips have thin sunned line) with good-plus dust jacket (front panel bright; spine tanned; edgewear and small chips).
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May Coverley, A Book For Girls.

by [Dillingham, Charles Theodore]

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1866
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$24.25

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Boston J. E. Tilton, 1866, hardcover. Later printing. Illustrated. -- Hardcover, 258 pages, 4x6 inches, green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Condition: good-only (spine slanted; wear to cover corners; foxing to title-page and scattered elsewhere).
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Naughty Sophia.

by Letts, Winifred; Ruby Lind

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1913
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$33.95

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New York Edward J. Clode, 1913, hardcover. Color frontispiece and front-cover illustration, plus nearly 100 charming black-and-white drawings, by Ruby Lind. -- Hardcover. Condition: fair-only (spine is torn and sunned--but letters bright; preliminary pages loose; endsheets foxed; one page torn; bookplate). -- Binding is intact and pages are bright and clear.
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Adventures of Captivity

by Chorpenning, Frank P.

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
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$19.40

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Columbus, Ohio Lutheran Book Concern hardcover. No publication date given. -- Hardcover, 64 pages, decorative boards with cloth spine. Condition: very good: bright inside and out, but bottom corner bent. -- "From Switzerland the courageous Le Roy family staunchly came to the wilderness on the West Branch of Susquehanna River ... Limestone Township Union County ... vacated… Read more
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Man o'War.

by Farley, Walter

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1962
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$43.65

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New York Random House, 1962, hardcover. Later printing (no statement). -- Story for young people of the famous race horse, by the author of the "black stallion" book series. -- Hardcover, with attractive, personalized horse-related bookplate. Condition: very good (date stamp on top-edge; spine tips bumped) with very good, unclipped dust jacket (light edgewear spine tips).
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Wangari's Trees of Peace; A True Story from Africa.

by Winter, Jeanette

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
2008
ISBN
9780152065454
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$33.95

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New York Harcourt, 2008, hardcover. Later printing. The loss of trees in Kenya and their replanting. Color illustrations by the author. Children's account of Wangari Maathai who was the first woman from East Africa to earn a Ph.D. and who started Green Belt Movement Kenya. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. -- Hardcover, 8.5x11 inches. Condition:… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

by Carroll, Lewis; Alice Ross

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
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$43.65

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New York Hodder & Stoughton Doran hardcover. Cover: The Children's Bookcase. This volume has no date, the original Alice Ross illustrations were 1907, a different publisher. Five color plates. -- Hardcover, 5x7 inches, printed boards and with the frontispiece color plate also on cover. FAIR-only condition (contents complete, but the spine / backing is missing; cover edges worn and… Read more
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The Puzzle in the Pond; A Judy Bolton Mystery. Number 34.

by Sutton, Margaret

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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$121.25

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New York Grosset & Dunlap, 1963, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition (last title on list, plus the last Vicki Barr title advertised on jacket is 1962). -- Hardcover, rose tweed boards with black printing. Condition: near fine (small bump spine crown; owner name on half-title page) with bright, near fine dust jacket (short tear; light edgewear at tips).
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The Red Wagon.

by Erickson, Margery O.

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1995
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$19.40

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Bedford MA Fox Hollow Press, 1995, paperback. Story told in calligraphy and line drawings of the Christ child from the church manger gone for a wagon ride. -- Softcover, 6x7.5 inches. Condition: good (bright and clear, but there are indentations through cover and pages, front and rear).
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The Iroquois Arithmetics, for School and Life. Series by Grades: Eighth Grade.

by DeGroat, Harry; Sidney Firman; William A. Smith

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Published
1927
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$21.34

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Syracuse NY Iroquois Publishing Company, 1927, hardcover. Vintage textbook, with word problems of the era: Passenger ship calculations; baseball league receipts and runner calculations, etc. Endsheets show: Arithmetic made these possible: biplane, telephone, dirigible, etc. And: What are you going to do when school days are over?: carpenter, nurse, daydream, potato farmer, etc. -- Hardcover, with probable gift inscription… Read more
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How and Where We Live; An Open Door to Geography.

by Allen, Nellie B.

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Bucks County Bookshop IOBA
Published
1924
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$24.25

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Boston Ginn and Company, 1924, hardcover. Vintage textbook, how children of the 1920s learned about the world and its peoples. The text includes suggestions for activities. -- Generously illustrated with color and black-and-white, children and adults in domestic and commercial activities: silk making, coal mining, playing Parcheesi, comparing the clothes of Eskimo and Southern Asia children regarding the temperature,… Read more
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