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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

by Rowling, J. K.

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine, as Issued
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780439064866
Item Price
$175.00

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New York: Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic Press, 1999. First Printing, with full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 / 0 1 2 3 4, printing code 37, "First American Edition, June 1999" stated on copyright page. Without "2" printed on spine or dust jacket. "$17.95" price front flap. Basis for the 2002 film starring … Read more
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Uncle Tom's Cabin Told to the Children by H. E. Marshall with Pictures by A. S. Forrest

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

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Dale Steffey Books
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$75.00

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London and New York: T.C, & E.C. Jack / E.P. Dutton & Co Very Good, period gift inscription from one child to another, boards lightly soiled, light rubbing at edges, end papers moderately toned. No Date, circa 1906. Told To The Children series, edited by Louey Chisholm. Note * The illustrations in this book paint a portrait of plantation… Read more
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$75.00
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"IF" for Girls; A Gift Book

by McEvoy, J. P.; Suggested by Kipling's "IF"

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1926
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$350.00

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Minneapolis, Minnesota: The Buzza Company, 1926. RARE. IN ORIGINAL COLOR PICTORIAL BOX, color pictorial two part cardboard box with the book's front cover design repeated on the box top, the box Near Fine, small rubs at corners and 1" rub along bottom edge. Book is Fine. with illustrated title page, unpaginated and pages uncut, 5 full page illustrations each… Read more
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$350.00
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The Fur Traders of Kettle Harbor

by Wallace, Dillon

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1931
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$400.00

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New York: Fleming H. Revell Co., 1931. RARE title in the series "The Lure of the North Books" by Dillon Wallace. OCLC notes only 5 library holdings worldwide. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page "with love and Christmas greetings, Dillon abd Lue Christmas 1931" and also later signed and inscribed in 1977 by Dillon Wallace III… Read more
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$400.00
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Nights with Uncle Remus

by Harris, Joel Chandler

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1883
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Twenty Second Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Co., 1883. Stated twenty-second edition at title page. xxxvi, 416 pp. The second Uncle Remus book, illustrated with frontispiece and 21 plates by Frederick Church. In publisher's original dark brown cloth with gilt lettering and black stamped illustrations, black end papers. Very Good, gilt at spine dulled, light rubbing to cloth at edges,… Read more
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$125.00
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All in the Early Morning

by Leodhas, Sorche Nic; Illustrated by Evaline Ness

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1963. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny chip top edge rear panel, front flap bottom corner clipped, top corner unclipped and with price of $3.50. First Edition stated. A lovely copy of this 1964 Caldecott Honor book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Oblong 8vo.
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$200.00
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Inch by Inch

by Lionni, Leo

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$400.00

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New York: Ivan Obolensky, Inc., 1960. A bright and lovely copy of this Caldecott Honor Book and winner of the 1962 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award. Near Fine, tiny corner bumps, in a Near Fine dust jacket, slight toning to edges. SCARCE in such lovely condition. . First Edition. Pictorial Paper Covered Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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$400.00
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Once a Mouse, a Fable Cut in Wood PLUS 1962 Newberry & Caldecott Award Dinner Place Mat

by Brown, Marcia

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
Item Price
$500.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1962. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR verso of front end page - "To Dana Ericson best wishes Marcia Brown". Her 2nd Caldecott Medal Winner. Second Printing, Scribner's code B - 3.62 [RJ] copyright page, priced $2.95 front flap (same as 1st Printing) and with Caldecott Medal front panel. Near Fine, tiny corner bump rear board,… Read more
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$500.00
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Journey Cake, Ho

by Sawyer, Ruth; Illustrated by Robert McCloskey

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
Item Price
$500.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1953. Second Printing, March 1955 stated, Caldecott Honor Book. SCARCE in collectible dust jacket in any early printing. Fine in brown, off-white, and patterned cloth; illustrated endpapers. In a Near Fine dust jacket, price $2.50 front flap, small chips at spine ends, two closed tears bottom edge rear panel, soiling top right corner front panel.… Read more
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$500.00
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Chanticleer and the Fox

by Cooney, Barbara; text adapted from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$750.00

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New York: Thomas Y Crowell & Co., 1958. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at title page - "from Sandra Cooney to Dana Ericson". Caldecott Medal Winner for 1959. SCARCE in the First Edition and SIGNED. Near Fine, original orange decorative cloth with patterned end papers, tiny rubs at bottom corners, in a Near Fine dust jacket, faint closed tear bottom… Read more
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$750.00
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The Snowy Day

by Keats, Jack Ezra

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
Item Price
$5,500.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1963. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page - " For Dana Ericson - best wishes Ezra Jack Keats". Stated Second printing February, 1963, with Caldecott Award medal front panel, $3.00 price with Caldecott mention front flap and lovely snowflake decorated end papers. Near Fine, slight bow to front board, in a Near Fine dust… Read more
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$5,500.00
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There (2 volumes)

by Carroll, Lewis; Moser, Barry

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780520048157
Item Price
$200.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1982. First printings of The California Edition of the Pennyroyal Press Editions. Published 1982 and 1983. Near Fine, faint red mark top edge of Alice in Wonderland and slight fading at edges of boards, in Near Fine dust jackets, slight toning along top edge of Through the Looking-Glass, American Book Awards sticker front cover of… Read more
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$200.00
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The Graveyard Book

by Gaiman, Neil

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060530921
Item Price
$150.00

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New York: HarperCollins, 2008. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. First Printing, with complete number row. Hugo Award winner, 2009, Newbery Prize winner 2008. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. A lovely copy. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$150.00
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The Deerslayer

by Cooper, James Fenimore; Illustrated by N. C. WYETH

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Illustrated Edition
Item Price
$225.00

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New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. Title page dated 1927, CP 1925, later printing. All nine Wyeth illustrations present. Near Fine, small prior owner name, small top corner bumps, slight fading to cloth at spine ends. In a Very Good priced dust jacket (42.50), chips at spine ends and corners. . First Illustrated Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/Very… Read more
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$225.00
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Drums

by Boyd, James; Illustrated by N. C. WYETH

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Illustrated Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928. First Illustrated Edition with N.C. Wyeth's 14 color illustrations, later printing (1928), no date at title page, originally printed in 1925. Near Fine, small prior owner name front end page, 1/4" edge tear to illustration at p.354. All illustrations present. In a Very Good dust jacket, flap priced $2.50, 1/4" chips at… Read more
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Swan Lake: Promotional Poster

by Trina Schart Hyman ( Illustrator ); as Told by Margot Fonteyn

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich/ A Gulliver Book, 1988. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, 27 3/4"w x 15"h, featuring wonderful illustration by Trina Schart Hyman. Near Fine, faint small creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosly rolled in a mailing tube. . . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 27 3/4"w x 15"h.
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Rick Brant's Science Projects

by Blaine, John

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$350.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1960. Near Fine, tiny bump at head of spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket, light edge wear. Jacket priced at $1.95. A quite attractive copy, and SCARCE Thus. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Springtide of Life. Poems of Childhood

by Swinburne, Algernon Charles; Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Preface By Edmund Gosse

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1918. 133pp, frontispiece and seven color illustrations with titled tissue guards, black and white illustrations throughout. Very Good in original green cloth tooled in gilt, light wear at spine ends, small corner bumps, end pages moderately toned, scattered small spots of toning throughout, bookplate verso front end page. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by… Read more
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Voyages De Gulliver Dans Des Contrees Lointaines ( Two Volumes )

by Swift, Jonathan

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Edition
Item Price
$600.00

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Paris: Editions De La Pleiade , 1929. An edition limited to 1270 copies, 50 copies out of trade, this #218 of the 1100 copies printed on vellum. Wonderfully illustrated by Jacques Boullaire. Full translation from the first English edition of 1726 by Mrs. S. Martin-Chauffier. . Two volumes bound in quarter vellum over decorative floral paper covered boards, floral end… Read more
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$600.00
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The Fellowship of the Ring

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Dale Steffey Books
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Fifteenth Printing
Item Price
$250.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin No date noted, circa 1963, front flap priced $5.95. Jacket by Walter Lorraine. Fold-out map tipped at rear is Fine. Book is Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners, bookplate depicting a dragon front paste down, mostly hidden by front flap, in a Very Good Minus dust jacket, tears and chips at flap folds, front flap still connected… Read more
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$250.00