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cover of Le Petit Prince

Le Petit Prince

by Saint-Exupery, Antoine De

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$300.00

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New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1943. Later Printing of the 1943 First Edition in French language, no date title page, no flying crow at p. 63, and Madison Avenue address rear flap. Very Good, arears of foxing to boards, in Very Good dust jacket, spine a shade browned, chips at spine ends and old internal tape mend at head of… Read more
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cover of The Land of Look-and-See

The Land of Look-and-See

by Malvern, Gladys and Corinne

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Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Springfield, MA: McLoughlun Bros., Inc., 1940. Unpaged, transparent colored paper between the pages to simulate windows to look through, lacking the transparency at center of the book, title page transparency with bottom corner chip.. Near Fine, small rubs at corners and spine ends, small discoloration rear cover, the transparencies still with original bright orange color. OCLC locates five libraries with… Read more
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cover of Tailspin Tommy and the Airliner Mystery

Tailspin Tommy and the Airliner Mystery

by Forrest, Hal

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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Dell Publishing Co., 1938. Very Good, rubbed at edges, small stains fore edge of page block, pages uniformly browning. RARE< WorldCat locates three copie, at the Library of Congress, University of Florida, and Wellesley College. 192 pages, with an illustrated page facing each page of text. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good. 5 1/2" x 4".
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cover of The Book of Bugs

The Book of Bugs

by Sutherland, Harvey

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Published
1902
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York and London: Street & Smith, 1902. 225 pp. with 10 pp. ads at rear. Near Fine, light wear at edges, slight soiling at end papers, the decorative cloth covers stamped in gilt and silver are bright and lovely. A lovely example of early 20th c. American decorative bookbinding. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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cover of The Little Lame Prince and The Adventures of a Brownie

The Little Lame Prince and The Adventures of a Brownie

by Miss Mulock; Illustrated By Eva Noe

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Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$100.00

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New York: J. H. Sears & Company, 1928. Illustrated end papers by Christopher Rule. Color frontispiece and marginal illustrations every page by Eva Noe. Bound in bright orange cloth with gilt lined color illustration on paper front cover, Near Fine, spine just a hint lightened, small rubs at corners, a quite handsome copy, gift quality. Sears Illustrated Juveniles series. .… Read more
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cover of Paste&#39;em and Coloring Book: Our Farm, No.10

Paste'em and Coloring Book: Our Farm, No.10

by TOY BOOK) ANONYMOUS

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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA
Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Co., 1939. Near Fine, the slightest of small rubs at edges. Punch out sheets are complete. A charming childrens coloring and paste in book. . First Edition. Stapled Pictorial Wrappers. Near Fine. Oblong 8vo.
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cover of At the Pet Hospital

At the Pet Hospital

by Hefflefinger, Jane and Hoffman, Elaine

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Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Chicago: Melmont Publishers, Inc., 1964. SCARCE. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, prioor owner name in ink front end page, stray red mark rear panel, small chip at head of spine. Illustrated by Lucy and John Hawkinson. The authors were both teachers; the illustrators used their dog Flash as a model, and found the Escanaba Pet Hospital on Chicago's South… Read more
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cover of Come Hither; A Collection of Rhymes and Poems for the Young of All Ages. (Two Volumes)

Come Hither; A Collection of Rhymes and Poems for the Young of All Ages. (Two Volumes)

by de la Mare, Walter; Embellished by Alec Buckels

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Published
1923
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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$250.00

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London: Constable and Company, 1923. #276 of 350 numbered and SIGNED copies. Two volumes bound in gray paper-covered boards, light tan buckram back with brown leather spine labels lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. Very Good Plus, spines and labels at spines darkened. A quite handsome set and rather uncommon in current commerce. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Limited… Read more
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cover of Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

by Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll); Notes by Jan Susina and F.(redric) Brewer ; Illustrations by John Tenniel

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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$200.00

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Bloomington, Indiana: Fredric Brewer, Publ., 1984. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER Fredric Brewer at limitation page -" for Gary Steigerwald 17 Jan 1984 Fredric Brewer". #92 of 140 copies. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Illustrated end papers by John Tenniel. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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cover of Broomsticks &amp; Other Tales

Broomsticks & Other Tales

by de la Mare, Walter; Woodcut Designs by Bold

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Published
1925
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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London: Constable and Company, 1925. Presentation Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"Walter de la Mare with all best wishes December 1925". With 1925 ownership signature of Walter Sutton at front paste down, hidden by front flap. Near Fine, 2 tiny corner bumps, in Very Good Plus dust jacket, light soiling and light edge wear. .… Read more
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cover of Greenwitch

Greenwitch

by Cooper, Susan

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780701150488
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$250.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1974. The third book in the Dark Is Rising series. Uncommon in the 1st British edition. Near Fine, tiny top corner bump, prior owner name and address hidden by front flap, 4 dates in ink rear and page. In a Near Fine dust jacket, small crease top corner front panel. . First British Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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cover of Franconia Stories

Franconia Stories

by Abbott, Jacob; Edited by Margaret Armstrong; Illustrated by Helen Maitland Armstrong

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Published
1923
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Edited Edition
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$300.00

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New York & London: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1923. Bound in red cloth with lettering stamped in black and with RARE dust jacket. With color frontispiece illustration and black and white illustrations in text, all by Helen Maitland Armstrong. Illustrated end pages. ix, 321 pp. Near Fine, light soiling to edges of page block, in Very Good Plus dust… Read more
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cover of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780395219706
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$150.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975. First American Edition, First Printing, with complete number row. Near Fine, small rubs at bottom corners, in Near Fine dust jacket, light wear at spine ends and corners. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of (Lincoln)  A Child&#39;s History of the United States. In Three Volumes ( Including Vol. III. Part Second. History of the Great Rebellion.)

(Lincoln) A Child's History of the United States. In Three Volumes ( Including Vol. III. Part Second. History of the Great Rebellion.)

by Bonner, John

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Published
1866
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$500.00

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New York: Harper & Brother Publishers, 1866. xx, 17-308, [2],317, [5], 14-367, [1] p. Index, p. [359]-367. Illustrated with engravings. Three volumes in publisher's original olive cloth ornately stamped in gilt, pale peach end papers. Near Fine, light wear at spine ends and corners, title leaf Vol. I detached, first peach end papers in Vols. I and III roughly removed,… Read more
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cover of Yellow Jacket; The Story of a Domestic Cat.

Yellow Jacket; The Story of a Domestic Cat.

by Carter, Russell Gordon; Illustrated by Ralph Carlyle Prather

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Published
1931
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1931. SCARCE in lovely collectible dust jacket, which retains on the front flap the uncut publisher's bookmark. Fine in Very Good dust jacket, small chips at corners and spine ends, light soiling. "The life story of Peter, a domestic cat that renounces civilization and roams the woods and fields after the manner of his tawny… Read more
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cover of Old Tales from Spain

Old Tales from Spain

by Alfau, Felipe; Illustrated by Rhea Wells

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Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,000.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1929. The Spanish born American novelist's first book, a book for children. Felipe Alfau's novels are Locos: A Comedy of Gestures (1936) and Chromos (written in the 1940s but left unpublished until 1990), the latter being nominated for the National Book Award in 1990. RARE in dust jacket, Near Fine, tiny bump top… Read more
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cover of The Captain of the Rajah. A Story of the Sea

The Captain of the Rajah. A Story of the Sea

by Patterson, Howard; Illustrated by Warren Sheppard

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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New York: Union Square Publishing Company, 1890. 155 pages. Profusely illustrated by Warren Sheppard, with full page illustrations and practically ever page of text with smaller illustrations. . Very Good in original green cloth, decorative end papers, lettering faded yet legible, light wear at edges, hinges starting to open. Uncommon in current commerce, only copy noted at Rare Book Hub… Read more
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cover of Publisher&#39;s Promotional Poster for BABAR

Publisher's Promotional Poster for BABAR

by (De Brunhoff, Laurent)

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$150.00

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No Place (Paris): L'Ecole des Loisirs SCARCE. No place (Paris) No date, circa 1980's. Near Fine, faint creases, 16 1/2" w x 24" h. The publisher L'ecole des Loisirs published a number of BABAR books during this time period. No doubt a limited edition poster, no edition number stated, this poster was printed on heavy paper and distributed at an… Read more
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cover of ABC

ABC

by Rumohr, Marianne; Illustrated by Carl Von Hanno

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Edition
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$150.00

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Oslo, Norway: Johan Grundt Tanum, 1954. Very Good Plus, corners rubbed. Illustrated end pages, charmingly illustrated in color and black and white by noted Norwegian artist Carl Von Hanno. First published 1949, this revised edition for Moderate Forms. Text in Norwegian, 120 p. SCARCE, an unusual find for the ABC collector. . Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No… Read more
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cover of A Collection of 7 of the First 9 Redbook Magazines from 1950-1951 Containing Original Dr. Seusss Stories

A Collection of 7 of the First 9 Redbook Magazines from 1950-1951 Containing Original Dr. Seusss Stories

by Dr. Seuss; (GEISEL, Ted [Theodore]

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printings
Item Price
$1,000.00

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New York: McCall Corporation, 1950. Seven of the first nine Redbook Magazines from 1950-51 ( 1.3.4.5.6.7, and 9 ) that each contained an original Dr. Seuss story, overall Very Good, wear with paper loss at spine ends, some with tears at spine folds, toning, some pages with small corner creases. Jun. 1950, Vol. 95, No.2, "Gustav, the Goldfish", p. 48-51;… Read more
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