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Busy Little Brownies
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Busy Little Brownies

By Banta, N. Moore

New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1923. Hardcover. Bright grey with black and orange pictorial cover. Bright navy blue and white (cream) endpages. 128 pages. Illustrated by Dorothy Dulin throughout in black and tones of orange. Lightly bumped corners and worn ends; slight discoloration on the front cover, lower left. The back endpage has some shadow tone and the text edges are just turning. An exceptionally nice copy, unfortunately without the original dust jacket. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$33.75

The Ink-bottle Club Abroad
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The Ink-bottle Club Abroad

By Smith, Sarah Stafford

New York: Franklin Watts. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1969. First American. Hardcover. A bright, apparently unread copy. 144 pp. Illustrated by F. Douglas Phillips. Bright copy in like but price clipped dust jacket; publisher ink blead on fold heading/title. Top edge stained. The ten members of the Ink-bottle Club are reunited when they are invited to spend the summer of 1914 in Paris.; 8vo .

$13.50

When We Were Very Young
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When We Were Very Young

By Milne, A. A.

New York: E. P. Dutton. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1950. First Thus. Hardcover. "A collection of poems reflecting the experiences of a little English boy growing up in the early part of the twentieth century." First printing of the "Reprinted with new plates and engravings and type entirely reset," August, 1950 edition. Red cloth decorated and with negative black title. xii, 100 pages : illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. Printed end pages. Clean copy with hinges starting to break. Dust jacket is heavily edge worn. ; 8vo .

$33.75

Mary Jane Her Visit
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Mary Jane Her Visit

By Judson, Clara Ingram

New York; Newark N.J.: Barse & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1918. Hardcover. Later printing. Green board with black portrait design. Frontispiece plate and 3 full page line illustrations by Frances White. .A popular series written for girls from 5-9; the text font is large and easily read. Boards are bright with light shelf wear; the dust jacket is edge worn. Overall an attractive copy. ; 8vo .

$15.00

The Clue of the Coiled Cobra, A Ken Holt Mystery
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The Clue of the Coiled Cobra, A Ken Holt Mystery

By Campbell, Bruce

[New York]: Grosset & Dunlap. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, Hardcover in tan cloth boards in black jacket w color illus. NF in VG jacket with Clear protective cover. Edge wear. Previous owners name ; 8vo ; 214 pp pages .

$15.00

Nancy Goes Girl Scouting
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Nancy Goes Girl Scouting

By Large, Jean Henry

New York: George H. Doran Company. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Bright mustard cloth over board with dark blue lettering and design on the spine and front board. Frontispiece portrait of "Nancy". An Official Girl Scout Publication, the introduction is by the authors sister, Lou Henry Hoover who was at the time of publication, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Girl Scouts. Mrs. Herbert Hoover was the wife of President of the United States Herbert Hoover and served as the First Lady of the United States from 1929 to 1933. The dust jacket is not price clipped; there are numerous large chips and creases. An uncommon title. ; 8vo .

$45.00

The Happy Hollisters and the Indian Treasure
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The Happy Hollisters and the Indian Treasure

By West, Jerry

Garden City, New York: Doubleday. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. Red cloth, black lettering. Pictorial end pages in two colors. Ilustrations by Helen S. Hamilton in two colors. 183, [1] pp. Clean tight copy. Dust jacket with some scaring on the front and worn ends & corners, remains an attractive bright copy. ; 8vo .

$11.25

Leonard Equals Einstein
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Leonard Equals Einstein

By Darby, Gene

Field Educational Publications. Very Good. 1967. Hardcover. 44 pp. Illustrated by Barbara Robinson. One of a series of books intended to be both educational and entertaining. The period illustrations are in three colors: orange, brown and gray. Edges and ends rubbed; finger smudges throughout and a few underline marks noted. Overall a nice, straight reading copy. ; 8vo .

$9.00

The Night the Toys Came to Life
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The Night the Toys Came to Life

By Blyton, Enid; Illustrated by Shirley Willis

New York: Gallery Books. Very Good. 1989. Hardcover. 0831763965 . Beautiful new edition of the classic story first published in 1943 as "The Toys Come to Life." Shirley Willis has illustrated the original text with engaging illustrations in full color. Glossy pictorial hardcover with minimal wear to ends. .

$7.50

Flight of the Reindeer: The True Story of Santa Claus and His Christmas  Mission
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Flight of the Reindeer: The True Story of Santa Claus and His Christmas Mission

By Sullivan, Robert

New York: Macmillan. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0028612922 . First edition, first printing. 92, [4] pp. Minimal edge wear. A Lovely whimsical book sure to quell any teetering beliefs of Santa's existance. Written with an objective journalistic voice, illustrated with the extraordinary work of Glenn Wolff's nature drawings and color photographs. Sullivan is a senior editor of Life magazine who has unearthed solid evidence that Santa Claus does have a Christmas mission. The facts abound. Sullivan diligently gathered documentation from scientists, historians, zoologist, and Arctic explorers to prove that Santa is not just a myth. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$18.75

Miss Hindy's Cats
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Miss Hindy's Cats

By Pittmann, Clare

Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0876143680 . Clean bright copy. ; Beautiful, gift quality book. Minor wear along the edge of the dust jacket, else fine. First appearing in Cricket magazine, 1989. A feline alphabet book that will delight cat lovers. Miss Hindy keeps acquiring cats, one for each letter of the alphabet, until she finally finds a house big enough for all her pets. (from the flap) ; 10.6 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches .

$16.50

The Night the Toys Had a Party
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The Night the Toys Had a Party

By Blyton, Enid; Illustrated by Sue Pearson

New York: Gallery Books. Very Good. 1989. Hardcover. 0831763965 . Beautiful new edition of the classic story first published in 1945 as "Teddy Bear's Party." Sue Pearson has illustrated the original text with engaging, whimsical illustrations in full color. Glossy pictorial hardcover with minimal wear to ends. .

$7.50

Patterns in the Sky: The Story of the Constellations
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Patterns in the Sky: The Story of the Constellations

By Reed, Maxwell W.

New York: William Morrow. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. 125 pp. Illustrated. "An attractive combination of legend and first steps in accurate star gazing with sky maps to aid in observation. With an introductory chapter about the myths of Greece and Rome and the nomenclature of constellations... Two star charts are included for each constellation -- one with a dotted outline of the mythical character for which the constellation was named, and the other a white-on-black representation of how the stars look to us in the sky. " (Kirkus review) ; 8vo .

$9.00

Readings in Ancient History : Greece and the East
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Readings in Ancient History : Greece and the East

By Davis, William Stearns

Boston, New York, Chicago: Allyn & Bacon. Very Good. 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Introduction by Willis Mason West. Pp. xvi, 359, plus 6 page catalog excerpt (79-84) of titles within the series. "The Ancient World is intended for young students in high schools and academies and will be found well within the scope of their abilities. ...emphasize the unity in historical development; to show that national life ... has continuous growth and development and that a knowledge of the past explains the present." ; 8vo .

$11.25

Here You Are
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Here You Are

By Briggs, Mayke Beckmann

BoathouseBooks. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. Hardcover. 9780977646913 . Hardcover in black cloth boards Fine unmarked in Fine jacket. " Here you are...standing on the ground, under the big blue sky...among the trees, the flowers and the butterflies. Thus begins the journey of a small child whose joy in nature turns into wondering about things like "friends and enemies", "darkness and light", "Who made everything?" and "Why am I here?". Suddenly, remembering something deep in his heart, all questions dissolve into delight, and a quiet, satisfied gladness. " ; 9.90 X 8.20 X 0.50 inches; 44 pp pages .

$7.50

Humpy
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Humpy

By Yershov, P

[New York]: Harcourt & Brace. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. First Edition Thus, Hardcover in blue cloth boards Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. " Humpy braves the desert and shows his courage in a crisis. " ; 8vo ; 72 pp pages .

$13.50

Willy and May
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Willy and May

By Schachner, Judy

Dutton Books for Young Readers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2008. First Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 9780525479413 . Signed by Author First Printing. Hardcover w color illus. boards w color illus. jacket F/F condition. " This is the story of a favorite aunt and her amazing canary named Willy. When a terrible storm threatens Aunt May’s annual holiday visit, she gets a little help from a merry traveler whose sleigh can brave the wintry weather. This lovingly told story is about fantasies fulfilled, with some Christmas magic mixed in. " ; 11.10 X 9.30 X 0.20 inches; 32 pp pages .

$11.25

The Cat Hall of Fame ;  Imaginary Portraits and Profiles of the World's  Most Famous Felines  Imaginary Portraits and Profiles of the World's Most  Famous Felines
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The Cat Hall of Fame ; Imaginary Portraits and Profiles of the World's Most Famous Felines Imaginary Portraits and Profiles of the World's Most Famous Felines

By Epstein, Terri & Judith Epstein Gage & Roger Roth

Birch Lane Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1994. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9781559722544 . First Edition/First Printing. Dust Jacket is in clear removable protective cover. " Presents a selection of pun-filled profiles of noted felines in history and the arts, including Napawleon Bonaparte and the film "Catsablanca" " ; 9.30 X 9.30 X 0.70 inches; 96 pp pages .

$6.00

April's Kittens
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April's Kittens

By Newberry, Clare Turlay

HarperCollins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. 9780060244002 . Reprint VG/VG condition Dust Jacket is in clear removable protective cover. " Many children understand April's dilemma when her cat, Sheba, has three kittens. April is thrilled until her father insists that theirs is strickly a one-cat household. April must give up three cats, but which ones? The aptly named Charcoal? Tiger-striped Butch? Sweet-faced Brenda?--or even Sheba? " ; 10.50 X 8.30 X 0.40 inches; 40 pp pages .

$7.50

The Comet and You
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The Comet and You

By Krupp, Edwin C. & Robin Rector Krupp

Macmillan Publishing Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0027512509 . Signed by Author First Edition in F/F condition DJ is in clear removable protective cover. " Presents the history, appearance, and physical composition of Halley's comet and compares it to other comets, describing its path through the solar system and its predicted return. " ; 10.10 X 8.10 X 0.50 inches; 48 pp pages .

$7.50

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