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Adventures in Old World History

by Hawley, Hattie L.

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Published
1935
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Good
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$50.00

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Boston: Ginn & Company, 1935. Very rare Complimentary Professional Copy with one page review "Hawley: Adventures in Old World History." Ginn and Company; Boston; 1935 8vo size brown clothbound pictorial hardcover; 452 pages with illustrated endpapers; numerous black and white plates both photographs, illustrations and maps. Color frontispiece and one two page spread color map. … Read more
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cover of Janet A Twin

Janet A Twin

by Whitehill, Dorothy

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Published
1929
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Good
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$26.00

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New York: Barse & Co., 1929. Illustrated by Thelma Gooch. Gooch illustrated several other titles in the series. 8vo size gray clothbound hardcover with blue titles on spine and cover and blue illustration on front cover; 215 pages followed by several additional pages listing other girls' series book by the publisher. Inside overs are black and white… Read more
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cover of Percy Winn or Making a Boy of Him

Percy Winn or Making a Boy of Him

by Finn, Francis, SJ

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Published
1891
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd
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$100.00

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New York: Benziger Brothers, Inc., 1891. This second, revised edition includes two new chapters not in the First Edition! 8vo sized decorative cloth bound hardcover. Tan cloth with black titles and decorations on front cover and spine, publisher's logo on back cover. 253 tanned pages followed by a four (4) page publisher's catalog. Sepia frontispiece on… Read more
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cover of Jean's Winter at the Warner's

Jean's Winter at the Warner's

by Parmenter, Christine Whiting

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Good
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$75.00

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Rand McNally & Company Illustrations by Charles A. Federer 8vo size red clothbound hardcover with full color pictorial inset; 230 pages with color frontispiece and additional black and white illustrations on glossy stock. Frontispiece matches color illustration. Edgewear, bumped and worn head and heel of spine; worn corners. The frontispiece is detached and laid in with some… Read more
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cover of Marvels of Industry:  The World's Work and Progress in Science, Commerce and Industry

Marvels of Industry: The World's Work and Progress in Science, Commerce and Industry

by Mee, Arthur & Holland Thompson (editors)

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Published
1916
Condition
Good
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$56.00

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New York: The Grolier Society, 1916. The Everyday Library for Young People edited by Arthur Mee & Holland Thompson Marvels of Industry: The World's Work and Progress in Science, Commerce and Industry 4to size hardcover tan cloth with leather corners and extended spine with gilt titles and decorations; 320 pages with black and white illustrations throughout. … Read more
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cover of The Little Lame Prince and His Travelling Cloak

The Little Lame Prince and His Travelling Cloak

by Mulock, Dinah Maria

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Published
1926
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1926. The Little Library. Brown cloth with black titles on spine and cover. Gray and green illustrated endpapers by Raoul Barre, who also illustrated color frontispiece. 24 black and white illustrations by J. McL. Ralston. 169 lightly toned pages. Wear to corners and head and heel of spine. Bumped corners;… Read more
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cover of Piccola

Piccola

by La Penta, Helen

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Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd
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$8.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1945. Stated second edition. World War II era book which also states compliance with government printing regulations. Dark tan cloth with spine length illustrated title block on spine and embossed Harper & Brothers logo on front cover. Title block on spine is faded and hard to read. 224 pages. We… Read more
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cover of Open Sesame:  Poetry and Prose for School-Days

Open Sesame: Poetry and Prose for School-Days

by Bellamy, Blanche Wilder & Maud Wilder Goodwin

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Published
1895
Condition
Good
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$51.00

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Boston: Ginn & Company, 1895. Volume 1 Arranged for children from four to twelve years old 8vo sized light green cloth with dark green titles and illustrations over dark green title with bright gilt titles; 316 toned pages follows by several more pages of publisher's other works. Some black and white engravings on glossy stock. Two illustrations… Read more
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cover of The Book of Knowledge:  The Children's Encyclopedia

The Book of Knowledge: The Children's Encyclopedia

by Thompson, Holland & Arthur Mee (editors)

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Published
1927
Condition
Good
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$120.00

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New York: Grolier Society, 1927. Rare ephemera 1927 sales brochure for The Book of Knowledge The Children's Encyclopedia. Stapled binding. Toned thin glossy stock has reproduction pages from encyclopedia with their original pages numbers. Illustrated throughout with sepia and black and white photographs. No independant pagination - about 40 pages is our estimate. Covers are… Read more
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cover of The Child's Commentator on the Bible for the Home Circle

The Child's Commentator on the Bible for the Home Circle

by Cobbin, Ingram

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Published
1873
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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New York: Henry S. Goodspeed & Co., 1873. with an Introduction by Dr. L.P. Brockett 8vo size decorative cloth; 1,158 pages. Every page has a beautifully decorated engraved border: angels, cherubim, seraphim at the top and an open bible centered among flourishes at the bottom. There are also several hundred full page black and white… Read more
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cover of Daniel Boone:  Wilderness Scout

Daniel Boone: Wilderness Scout

by White, Stewart Edward

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Published
1922
Condition
Good
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$8.50

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New York: Garden City Publishing Co. Inc., 1922. The Life Story and True Adventures of the Great Hunter Long Knife who first blazed the Wilderness Trail though the Indian's Country to Kentucky. Glossy fold out two-page color frontispiece and glorious black and white woodcuts as decorations and illustrations. Navy blue cloth cover with yellow border and full color… Read more
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cover of Songs of Childhood

Songs of Childhood

by Field, Eugene

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Published
1914
Condition
Acceptable
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$12.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. Illustrated cover has much rubbing wear. Cloth spine over boards is chipped at head and heel. Corners are quite worn. Pasted inside front cover is a rotogravure of Reginald de Koven who did most of the music for this volume. Pasted opposite on fep is a brief article on de… Read more
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cover of The Young Puritans in Captivity

The Young Puritans in Captivity

by Smith, Mary P. Wells

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Published
1910
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Good
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$80.00

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Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1910. Circa 1910. Copyright 1899, an early, but not a First Edition. Books published by the author in 1909 are listed in an advertisement in the back of the book. As a collector, you know that the copyright date does not always match the publication date. The original copyright date doesn't… Read more
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cover of A Maid of '76

A Maid of '76

by Knipe, Emilie Benson & Alden Arthur

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Published
1927
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1927. One of several works of historical fiction by the authors. 276 pages. Blue cloth covers have sunned spine, bumped head and heel of spine and a bump to top back, scratch on front cover and two small spots on back. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports… Read more
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cover of The Rhyme and Story Primer

The Rhyme and Story Primer

by Blaisdell, Etta Austin & Mary Frances Blaisdell

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Published
1925
Condition
Good
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$60.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1925. (copyright 1916) 8vo size pictorial blue clothbound hardcover with two color illustration on cover. 115 pages with brilliant color illustrations. Rare original volume. Some fingermarks and handling wear in margins. Edgewear, bumped top corners and head and heel of spine, light wear to tips. Lovely bookplate inside front cover. … Read more
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cover of William Holmes McGuffey and His Readers & Old Favorites from the McGuffey Readers 1836-1936 2 Volumes in Slipcase

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New York: American Book Company, 1936. Two volume set in a marbled paper slipcase. Brown leather embossed spine with black and white illustration on cover. Old Favorites from the McGuffey Readers has a sunned spine with wear to head and heel cracks and large chips. Gilt titles on spine are bright. 482 creamy pages red borders… Read more
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$75.00
cover of Franconia Stories

Franconia Stories

by Abbott, Jacob

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Published
1923
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Good
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$30.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1923. Blue cloth cover with color illustration laid in. Bright gilt titles on cover. 321 creamy pages with color frontispiece on glossy stock, black and white full page illustrations on glossy stock and black and white decorations. Originally written in 1850, this volume, edited by Margaret Armstong in 1923 has been… Read more
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cover of Dot Puzzle Drawing Book

Dot Puzzle Drawing Book

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$9.00

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New York: Charles E. Graham & Co. Color pictorial cover. Unnumbered pages about 30. All puzzles completed in pencil. Stapled binding. Half inch tear to top seam. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Pictorial Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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cover of Beautiful Pictures for Children to Paint and Draw with Some Suggestions in Manual Arts

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New York: Platt & Munk Co. Inc., 1927. Color pictorial cover over over green cloth spine. Unnumbered pages, about 150. This is kind of like a hardcover coloring book interspersed with glossy color artwork to inspire children to draw. No text at all. Some of the drawings are filled in the pencil or crayon. The… Read more
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cover of New Testment Stories

New Testment Stories

by Martindale, C.C.

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Published
1914
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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London: Sands & Co., 1914. Red cloth with black titles on cover and spine and large color illustration laid in. Small chips to cover illustration edges and rubbing. Soil to covers. Worn corners and stain or fading to right margin of cover. Unpaginated, but about 200 pages. Full color illustrations are pasted on a black… Read more
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$15.00