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Ho Egoistis Gigantas / The Selfish Giant

By Wilde, Oscar [ Maria Bouranu}

Athens: Kedros/ Chronika Musika , 2006. The tale of the selfish giant who won't let anyone into his garden - until his heart is softened by one very special little boy Adapted for performance and presented in an illlustrated Greek language book with accompanying CD. On the CD twenty-two Canadian children of Greek descent participated in the first ever CD recording of a Greek opera based on 'The Selfish Giant' by Oscar Wilde. Participants included tenor Dimitris Ilias and soprano Maria Diamantis with music by the Chroma Musika Sinfonietta of Montreal directed by Nikos Xanthoulis.Maria Bouarni was responsible for the Greek lyrics and the illustrations are by Katerina Veroutsos. . First Thus. Laminated HC. New Book from Greece/No Jacket (as issued). Illus. by Katerina Veroutsos. Book with CD.

$45.00

He Glossa Mou yia ti B' Demotikou : Tetarto Meros

By He Glossa Mou

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1985. Grade school textbook for Children learning Modern Greek. Pbk. 110p. illus.col. Condition : Good. Reprint.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$7.50

Evaggelikes Perikopes ST Demotikou

By Gregoriades, Konstantinos S.

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1980. Greek orthodox instruction for use in Greek Junior Schools. 160p. illus (col) Condition : Good. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

Istoria Neoteri-Synchroni : Elleniki-Eurpaiiki Kai Pankosmia G Gymnasiou

By Kremmydas, Vasilis

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1989. Textbook on modern history for Greek High Schools. 337p. illus. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

He Glossa Mou yia Tin Proto Demotikou

By He Glossa Mou

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1993. Grade school textbook for Children learning Modern Greek. Pbk. 110p. illus.col. Condition : Good. Reprint.. Soft Cover. Good.

$7.50

A Token for Friends, Being a Memoir of Edgar Osborne, an Appreciation of the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books and a Facsimile of His Catalogue "From Morality & Instruction to Beatrix Potter"

By Osborne, Edgar

Toronto: Toronto Public Library, Osborne Collection, 1979. Introduction by Judith St. John, Appreciation by Justin G Schiller. Fascimile of the catalogue "From Morality & Instruction to Beatrix Potter" which was first published for the Eastbourne Art Gallery Committee, Derby 1949 . This edition limited to 1500 copies issued by the Friends of the Osborne and LillianH Smith collections .34p.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.

$20.00

He Glossa Mou yia ti B' Demotikou : Deftera Meros

By He Glossa Mou

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1985. Grade school textbook for Children learning Modern Greek. Pbk. 110p. illus.col.. Soft Cover. Good - Very Good.

$7.50

Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family's Journey (English and Arabic Edition)

By Ruurs, Margriet

Victoria. BC: Orca Book Publishers, 2016. This unique picture book was inspired by the stone artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, discovered by Canadian children's writer Margriet Ruurs. The author was immediately impressed by the strong narrative quality of Mr. Badr's work, and, using many of Mr. Badr's already-created pieces, she set out to create a story about the Syrian refugee crisis. Stepping Stones tells the story of Rama and her family, who are forced to flee their once-peaceful village to escape the ravages of the civil war raging ever closer to their home. With only what they can carry on their backs, Rama and her mother, father, grandfather and brother, Sami, set out to walk to freedom in Europe. Nizar Ali Badr's stunning stone images illustrate the story. Translated by Falah Raheem. . 1st Canadian Edition.. Laminated Hardcover. As New/No Jacket. Illus. by Nizar Ali Badr,.

$15.00

He Glossa Mou

By He Glossa Mou

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1986. Grade school textbook for Children learning Modern Greek. Pbk. 110p. illus.col.. Soft Cover. Good - Very Good.

$7.50

Evaggelikes Perikopes ST Demotikou

By Gregoriades, Konstantinos S.

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1980. Greek orthodox instruction for use in Greek Junior Schools. 160p. illus (col) Condition : Good. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

Homer Goes to Stratford

By Baker, Margaret J.

New York: Prentice Hall, 1958. "Homer was a small tortoise.....what was unusual about him was that he could talk - fluently and with great erudition".this is the story of his trip to Stratford on Avon .141p. illus [B & W] Neat sound copy, usual library marks.. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Illus. by W.T.Mars. Ex-Library.

$10.00

Evaggelikes Perikopes ST Demotikou

By Gregoriades, Konstantinos S.

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1980. Greek orthodox instruction for use in Greek Junior Schools. 160p. illus (col) Condition : Good. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

A Story of Sessyoseiki

By Ikkura Kokusai Bunka Koryukai

Intercultural Community Life Associatiion, 1990. A traditional tale from Japan retold for children in parallel Japanese and English texts and with dramatic black & white cut-out illustrations by Terunori Aoki .26p. Donor inscription on ffep, else fine.. Reprint. Laminated Hardcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Terunori Aoki.

$17.50

Istoria. G'Demotikou

By Kalapanidas, Kostas

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1980. Ancient Greek myths and and legends for use in Greek Junior Schools. 160p. illus (col). Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$10.00

Leap of the Lion : Narnia Solo Games [Book 3]

By Norris, Curtis

New York: Berkley Books, 1988. "The Great River has dwindled to a trickle. Haadreh the Calormene has built a gaudy temple above the sacred ground of Aslan's How; Talking Animals suffer under his heavy taxation. Is the wild lion who roams the forests of Lantern Waste truly Aslan, son of the Emperor-Beyond-the-Sea? Or is he a savage predator hunting young and vulnerable Talking Beasts? Brought from the foggy streets of London to the oppressed land of waking trees and living waters, you must confront the lion yourself and proclaim the truth. YOU will determine the fate of Aslans children in this enthralling third book of the Narnia Solo Games series." Text clean and tight, but creases on front cover. First Thus.. Pbk. Very Good. Illus. by Martin, Ellisa & McDermott, Michael (cover).

$15.00

Istoria Neoteri-Synchroni : Elleniki-Eurpaiiki Kai Pankosmia G Gymnasiou

By Kremmydas, Vasilis

Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion. Athens. 1979 Oganismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblion, 1986. Textbook on modern history for Greek High Schools. 337p. illus. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

The April Baby's Book of Tunes = Tsuki no beibi bukku Obu Chunzu [IN JAPANESE]

By Von Armin, Elizabeth

Tokyo: Rippu Shobo, 1982. A Japanese translation of "The April Baby's Book of Tunes, with the Story of How They Came to Be Written" by "Elizabeth" [ Mary Annette Beauchamp von Arnim] with illustrations by Kate Greenaway. 112p. illus Musical scores [Not in WorldCat] Donor inscription. First Thus. Hardcover. As New/As New. Illus. by Kate Greenaway.

$55.00

Mysterious Prague

By Seifert, Lucy [Lucie Seifertová]

Prague: Petr Prchal, 1999. A delightful, amusing and colourful Pop-Up book about Prague. First Thus.. Laminated Hardcover. As New. Illus. by Lucie Seifertová.

$40.00

Women Writers of Children's Literature (Women Writers of English & Their Works)

By Bloom, Harold [ed]

Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers, 1997. "contains introductory essays by Harold Bloom and provides biographical information, a wide selection of critical excerpts and complete bibligraphies of 12 authors : Louisa May Alcott, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Louis Fitzhugh, Kate Greenaway, Ursula LeGuin, Madeleine L-Engle, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Edith Nesbitt, Katherine Paterson, Beatrix Potter, P.L.Travers and Laura Ingalls Wilder 165p.. 1st US Edition.. Softcover. Near Fine.

$35.00

Bodley Head Monographs : Hugh Lofting, Geoffrey Trease, J.M.Barrie

By Blishen, Edward; Meek, Margaret; Green, Roger Lancelyn

London,: Bodley Head, 1968. Collected volume containing 3 monographs on children's authors : [1] Hugh Lofting by Edward Blishen [2] Geoffrey Trease by Margaret Meek [3] J.M.Barrie by Roger Lancelyn Green.188p bibliographies. [clean crisp copy, Signs of library ownership). Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Price Clipped. Ex-Library.

$15.00

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