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Philadelphia: Ig. Kohler, 1880. Hardcover. Fair +. 428, [2], 31, [1] p.: many plates included in pagination; 20 cm. Dark brown cloth with black spine and cover titles. Publisher's catalog on 32 pages following text. No date of publication. Ignatius Kohler is shown at 911 Arch St. in this imprint; he was at that… Read more
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$26.00
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Cooper Gent, and Other Sketches: from "The Country Parson's Visits to His Poor"

by Bouchier, Barton

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Published
1859
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Good -
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$14.00

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Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1859. Hardcover. Good -. 180 p., frontispiece and 2 leaves of plates: illustrations; 15 cm. Black leather spine with marbled paper over boards. Five spine compartments between gilt rules with gilt-tooled spine title in second compartment. All page edges speckled black. Publisher's advertisements on endpapers. Note on p. 7… Read more
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London: Methuen & Co, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine -/good +. ix, [1], 174, [4] p.: illustrations; 19 cm. Blue cover with black spine and cover titles, and black cover illustration of a magnifying glass and a finger print. List of other works by the author on two pages following text. Dust jacket with illustration running… Read more
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$77.00
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London: Methuen & Co, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good -. vi, 167, [1] p.: illustrations; 19 cm. Green cover with black spine and cover titles, and black cover illustration of a magnifying glass and a finger print. List of other works by the author on final, unpaginated, page. Dust jacket with illustration running continuously from… Read more
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$46.00
image of Five Go Off to Camp: The Seventh Story of the Adventures of the Four Children and their Dog; ; Illustrated by Eileen Soper

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good -. Seventh Impression. 192 p., 7 leaves of 2-color illustrations: in-text illustrations; 19 cm. Red cover with black spine and cover titles. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket; price-clipped. Advertisement for four other titles in the Famous Five series and for the Famous Five Card Game… Read more
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$23.00
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Missing Gold

by Clark, Mavis Thorpe

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Published
1951
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Near Fine
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$26.00

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London: Hutchinson House, 1951. Hardcover. Near Fine/good +. 224 p.; 19 cm. Red cover with black spine and cover titles. Illustrated endpaper. Publisher's advertisement for its Girls' Adventure Series on back section of dust jacket. "Girls' Adventure Series" on title page. No date of publication; this title was first published in 1951. … Read more
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Peter and the Flying Saucers

by Mogridge, Stephen

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
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$36.00

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London: Hutchinson & Co, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/good +. 192 p., frontispiece; 19 cm. Red cover with yellow spine and cover titles. Illustrated dust jacket. Publisher's advertisement for its boys' adventure series on back section. Gift inscription on front free endpaper dated July 1956. No date of publication, although this title was first… Read more
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Go Ahead Secret Seven; Illustrated by Bruno Kay

by Blyton, Enid

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good +
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$41.00

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Leicester, Eng: Brockhampton Press, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good +/good. Second Impression. 128 p.: illustrations in green and black; 19 cm. Illustrated cover in red and grey. Illustrated dust jacket. The fifth title in the Secret Seven series. Book is in Very Good+ Condition: front free endpaper scraped; clean and tight. Dust jacket… Read more
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London: Methuen & Co, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine -/good +. [4], 164 p.: illustrations; 19 cm. Blue cover with black spine and cover titles, and black cover illustration of a magnifying glass and a finger print. Dust jacket with illustration running continuously from back to front. List of 12 titles in the Enid Blyton Mystery… Read more
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The Curse of the Claw

by St. Vincent, Isobel

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Published
1954
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Near Fine
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$36.00

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London: Hutchinson House, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/good +. 160 p.; 19 cm. Light brown cover with black spine and cover titles. Illustrated dust jacket with publisher's advertisement for its Girls' Adventure Series on back section. Gift inscription on front free endpaper dated 1956. "A thrilling adventure story telling of the efforts of a family… Read more
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1955. Hardcover. Near Fine/good +. Ninth Impression. 192 p., color frontispiece: illustrations; 19 cm. Red cover with black spine and cover titles. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket; price-clipped. Advertisement for three other titles in the Famous Five series and for the Famous Five Card Game on the back flap. … Read more
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Cinder; Witten and Illustrated by Romney Gay

by Gay, Romney

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1934
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Very Good +
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$36.00

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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good +/good. [36] p.: color illustrations; 19 cm. Black cover with title in red and color illustration. Illustrated endpapers. Dust jacket mirroring cover. A little boy and girl misplace their kitten, Cinder. Book is in Very Good+ Condition: edges rubbed; clean and tight. Dust… Read more
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Neighbors in the Zoo

by Reynolds, Fletcher A.

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Published
1958
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Good +
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$25.00

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Cleveland, Ohio: Jax Publishing, 1958. Paperback. Good +. 39, [1] p.: illustrations; 21 cm. Light blue illustrated card covers printed in red and black; stapled. Price stamped on front cover. Fletcher A. Reynolds was the director of the Cleveland Zoo from 1942 until his death in 1957. This publication contains short descriptions of 12… Read more
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Penrod Jashber by Booth Tarkington; Illustrations by Gordon Grant

by Tarkington, Booth

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
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$21.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good -. Copyright 1929 by Doubleday, Doran & Co. No date of publication by Grosset & Dunlap. x, [2], 321 p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Green cloth with dark green stamped spine and cover titles. Green endpapers. Top page edges green. Illustrated dust jacket… Read more
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Stories the Sandman Told

by Godwin, Frank, illustrator

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Published
1920
Condition
Good
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$98.00

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New York: Murray Publications, 1920. Paperback. Good. [16] p.: full-page color illustrations; 38 cm. Illustrated wrapper; stapled. Wrapper title. No date of publication. The publisher, about whom nothing is known, is listed at the Printing Crafts Building, which was erected in 1916. Contains shortened versions of: Alice in Wonderland -- Robinson Crusoe --… Read more
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Entdeckungsreisen in der Wohnstube; Mit seinen jungen Freunden unternommen von H. Wagner

by Wagner, Hermann

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Published
1872
Condition
Very Good
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Leipzig: Otto Spamer, 1872. Hardcover. Very Good. Dritte Auflage. viii, 163, [1] p., color frontispiece and 4 leaves of illustration: many in-text illustrations; 20 cm. Black cloth spine with printed paper spine label; color illustrated paper over boards. Publisher's advertisement on endpapers and back board. Illustrated title page. Part of the series Das… Read more
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Helpless Can't-Do

by Akim, Y. (IAkov); Lemkul, Fyodor

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
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$19.00

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Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1970. Paperback. Very Good. [16] p.: color illustrations; 28 cm. Stapled; color illustration on paper cover. Drawings by Fyodor Lemkul; translated from the Russian by Fainna Glagoleva. No date of publication; 1970 is from WorldCat records. The publisher was established in 1931 and still exists. A charming story told in… Read more
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My Own Coloring Book: 64 Pages of Pictures to Color

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Published
1924
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Very Good -
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Akron, OH: Saalfield Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Very Good -. [64] p.: illustrations; 20 x 28 cm. Stapled; color illustration on front and back of girls and boys racing soap box derby-type cars. This was published 10 years before the All-American Soap Box Derby was established in Akron. "For Boys and Girls" on front cover.… Read more
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image of The Boy's Standard -- July 21, 1883-Jan. 19 1884 -- nos. 115-141 New Series (nos. 401-427 Old Series) with the Christmas Number [28 issues]

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London: Charles Fox, 1883. Hardcover. Fair. [448 p.]: illustrations; 30 cm. Contemporary half calf with red cloth boards. Dark brown endpapers. Includes serial stories: Jack Rag -- Dick Whittington, Thrice Lord Mayor of London -- Lionel the Bold -- The Cruise of the Alabama by Lt. Leslie Gordon -- King Harry the Fifth -- Our… Read more
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A Date for Diane by Elizabeth Headley; With Illustrations by Janet Smalley

by Headley, Elizabeth [Cavanna, Betty]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$335.00

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Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith Co, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good +/fair +. 264 p.: illustrations; 21 cm. Blue cloth with dark blue spine and cover titles, and spine decoration. Top page edges red. Illustrated dust jacket printed in blue and red; in mylar cover. Publisher's advertisements on back flap and back section. Elizabeth Headley was one… Read more
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