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Alfred Hitchcock's Sinister Spies

by Hitchcock, Alfred (Ed)

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Published
1966
Condition
VG-
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$20.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, 1966. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. VG-/Good+. Spina, Paul. Another collection of 11 exciting tales, this time all related to spies & espionage, noted mystery/suspense/horror writers especially adapted for this volume for YA readers. In 206 pages, with illustrations throughout text by Paul Spina. This is the true First Edition,… Read more
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Horton Hatches the Egg

by Dr. Seuss (Theodor Geisel)

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Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Later Printing
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$45.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, 1940. First Edition Later Printing . Hardcover. Good/Fair. Geisel, Theodor. A First Edition, First State, but later printing (c. 1958,14 titles listed on rear + 2 Beginning Readers books). With tan cloth-covered boards with black embossed lettering to front cover, this hardcover book is in VG condition: colors bright, no fading;… Read more
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Walt Disney's Flight to the Moon Scrapbook

by Walt Disney Productions

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$50.00

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Anaheim, California: Walt Disney Productions, 1967. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good+. Issued to coincide with the revamping of the Disneyland attraction in Tomorrowland, originally called "Rocket to the Moon' in 1955, renamed in 1967 as "Flight to the Moon." Photos on the front cover celebrate the US space program with depictions of a "cargo-carrying outer-space ship"… Read more
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Cabin for Ducks

by Warner, Edythe Records

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$80.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking, 1958. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Warner, Edythe Records. Set in the Minnesota woods, this story involves brothers at a duck-hunting cabin built by their Grandpa as they learn about the wild ducks & their migratory patterns as they prepare to become hunters themselves. In 23 pages with… Read more
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$80.00
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The Annotated Wind in the Willows

by Grahame, Kenneth; Gauger, Annie (Editor); Jacques, Brian (Introduction)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780393057744
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$40.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: W. W. Norton & Company, 2009. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Comprehensive edition with annotations that really help illuminate Grahame's classic tales, with lavish illustrations throughout by various artists & real-life photos. 384 pages. A FIRST EDITION, first printing, this oversized hardcover book has creamy white paper over boards with red… Read more
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A Wizard of Earthsea

by Le Guin, Ursula K.

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Published
1968
Condition
Fair
Edition
2nd Printing
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$245.00

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Berkeley, California: Parnassus Press, 1968. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Near Fine. Robbins, Ruth. The beloved YA story of "wizards, dragons, & shadows," enhanced throughout with the lovely woodcut-like pen-&-ink drawings & maps of Ruth Robbins. This is a trued First Edition, first printing from 1968 from Parnassus Press of Berkeley, CA, NOT a later reprint. Hardcover book has teal-green… Read more
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$245.00
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The Complete Illustrated Works of Lewis Carroll

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First, Thus
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$18.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Avenel Books/Crown, 1982. First, Thus . Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. Tenniel, John. Contains not only both of Alice's adventures, but lesser-known works like "Sylvie and Bruno,'' "Three Sunsets and Other Poems,'' "The Hunting of the Snark,'' & more, including a facsimile edition of the original handwritten manuscript for "Alice" in Carroll's handwriting with… Read more
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Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery

by Hitchcock, Alfred (Ed)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780394812267
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$30.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, 1962. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. Banbery, Fred. Another collection of 11 scary tales--these featuring hauntings & ghosts-- by noted mystery/suspense/horror writers especially adapted for this volume for YA readers. In 206 pages, with illustrations throughout text by F. Banbery. A First Edition, First Printing from 1962,… Read more
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B Is for Bethlehem: A Christmas Alphabet

by Wilner, Isabel; Klen, Elisa (Illustrator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Later Printing 5th or later Printing
ISBN
9780140556100
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$50.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Penguin Group, 1995. First Edition Later Printing 5th or later Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Klen, Elisa. Originally written as play for second-graders to perform, this lovely alphabet book tells the story of Jesus' birth in graceful couplets, brilliantly illustrated in full color on every page by Elisa Klen. A First Edition, fifth… Read more
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Night before Christmas

by Moore, Clement C.; Myers, Louise W. (Illustrator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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$23.00

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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Co., 1950. First Thus . Soft cover. Good. Myers, Louise W. . Oversized softcover with Santa Claus in a red fuzzy wuzzy suit on both covers & other fuzzy wuzzy design accents on illustrations by Louise W. Myers throughout text (10 pages, unpaginated), complementing Clement C. Wirth's classic poem (author unattributed). Stapled binding, which… Read more
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Many Moons

by Thurber, James; Simont, Marc (Illustrator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780152518721
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$20.00

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San Diego/New York/London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990. First Thus . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Simont, Marc. Classic Thurber tale for children about a princess who wanted the moon, & how she got it. Orig. published in 1943, this new edition from HBJ from 1990 features the lovely watercolor illustrations of Marc Simont. Unpaginated. A FIRST EDITION, first printing (with appropriate… Read more
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The Velveteen Rabbit, Or, How Toys Become Real

by Williams, Margery; Atkinson, Allen (Illustrator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780394532219
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$44.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First Thus . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Atkinson, Allen. The beloved children's tale returns with over 50 full-color illustrations by Allen Atkinson, DJ design by Iris Bass. A First Edition, first printing in this format from 1983 (First, Thus), the hardcover book has deep burgundy cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering &… Read more
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Santa Claus

by N/A; Vaughan, Eileen Fox (Illustrator)

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Published
1947
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Thus
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$35.00

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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Co., 1947. First Thus . Soft cover. Fair. Vaughan, Eileen Fox. Oversized softcover with Santa Claus in a red fuzzy wuzzy suit on both covers & other fuzzy wuzzy design accents on illustrations by Eileen Fox Vaughan ( unattributed, no author named either) throughout the 18 pages of text (unpaginated). All of this… Read more
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Black Beauty

by Sewell, Anna; Vance, Eleanor Graham; Erickson, Phoebe (Illustrator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Thus
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, 1949. First Thus . Hardcover. Very Good+. Erickson, Phoebe. The beloved story of a girl & her horse is adapted for young (ages 6-9) readers by E. G. Vance, with brand new illustrations created especially for this edition by Phoebe Erickson. A First Edition, first printing from 1949, this oversized hardcover… Read more
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A Round of Carols

by Noble, T. Tertius; Sewell, Helen (Illustrator)

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
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London/New York/Toronto: Oxford University Press, Inc., 1935. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Sewell, Helen . Collection of 35 Christmas carols, some familiar, others less so, arranged by T. Tertius Noble, well-known organist & composer for the Anglican church in the early 20th century, to be easily played on the piano.Words appear directly under the music so that children can follow… Read more
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Robot Santa: The Further Adventures of Santa's Twin

by Koontz, Dean; Parks, Phil (Illustrator)

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780060509439
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, 2004. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Parks, Phil. Santa's brother Bob builds an android to help his brother deliver toys, but things go horribly wrong..again! Sequel to the author's book, "Santa's Twin.'' Unpaginated. A FIRST EDTION, First Printing (with statement & complete number line). this oblong… Read more
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Irish Folktales (Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library)

by Glassie, Henry (Editor)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780679774129
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$15.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pantheon Books, Inc., 1985. First Edition First Printing . Trade Paperback. Fine. Comprehensive sampling of the rich Irish folk tradition, with 125 enchanted tales of "humor, magic, & mayhem" from the world of fairies, ghosts, little people, witches, & beyond. Trade paperback in 353 pages with pen-and-ink & woodcut illustrations throughout, along… Read more
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The Antoine de Saint-Exupery Collection (The Little Prince / Airman's Odyssey)

by Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780739478561
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$15.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Quality Paperback Book Club, 2007. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Special edition published by Quality Paperback Book Club in 2007, this book contains the full text, woth original art by the author, of "The Little Prince,'' + the trilogy of works comprising "Airman's Odyssey": 1)Wind, Sand, & Stars; 2) Night Flight, & 3) Flight… Read more
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The Arabian Nights

by Burton, Sir Richard Francis (Translator)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781435143906
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$34.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Fall River Press, 2012. First Thus . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Lovely edition of this classic book of myths from the Far East, issued in this format in 2012 by the Fall River Press, following the translations of Sir Richard Burton. Thick hardcover in 662 pages, with simple illustrations down the margins & on title page… Read more
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Dragons in the Waters

by L'Engle, Madeleine

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1976
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374318680
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$10.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1976. First Edition First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Good. YA mystery involving a murder aboard a shipboard journey to Venezuela, featuring the return of Poly & Charles O'Keefe & their amateur detective friend, Canon Tallis, who were first introduced in "The Arm of the Starfish." A FIRST EDITION, First… Read more
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