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Pre-Raphaelite Cats

by Susan Herbert

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780500019122
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$18.95

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New York: Thames & Hudson, 1999. 1999 American Edition. FINE in NEAR FINE price-intact dust jacket. A fresh, unmarked and firmly bound copy. Pages clean and unblemished. Dark green hardcover has title gilt-stamped on spine, Thames & Hudson logo gilt-stamped on front. Cover is fine and unworn. Binding and hinges firm and straight. Unclipped jacket is clean and bright -… Read more
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The Cocotte and Three Other Stories

by de Maupassant, Guy

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$15.20

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London and New York: Franklin Watts, 1971. 1971 First Edition. NEAR FINE in NEAR FINE, unclipped, dust jacket. Clean, totally unmarked and tightly bound hardcover. Pages fine. Hardcover of red paper over boards with silver spine lettering. Cover slightly darkened along edges but minimal edge wear and otherwise fine. Illustrated dust jacket, British price intact on front flap, is clean… Read more
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The Lonely Ones, with 25 New Lonely Ones

by Steig, William; Saroyan, William (Introduction)

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$24.70

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New York: Windmill Books, 1970. 1970 First Edition, no reprints stated. NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD dust jacket. A clean, unmarked and sturdily bound copy. Pages fresh and fine. Blue hardcover, titled in black on spine and front is clean and near fine - light color fade along edges. Jacket lightly scuffed along edges, front flap price-clipped, otherwise fine. Binding… Read more
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How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin (Book & Cassette)

by Rudyard Kipling: Nicholson, Jack (Narrator)

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780887080838
Item Price
$37.05

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Saxonville, MA: Rabbit Ears Books, 1988. 1988 Edition, printing unstated. A set with a hardcover book and a cassette recording of Kipling's tale read by Jack Nicholson, with a musical score by Bobby McFerrin. The book and cassette are in a special slipcase. The book and the slipcase are Fine - fresh and unmarked. The book is tightly bound.… Read more
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The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdom

by Finch, Christopher; Blake, Peter (essay)

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810901223
Item Price
$71.25

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Harry N Abrams Inc., 1973. 1973 First Edition.NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD original printed acetate jacket. A clean, unmarked and well-bound copy. Pages fresh and fine. Ivory cloth hardcover features die-cut cardboard Mickey Mouse and a can of paint on front, spine titled in gilt. Cover is clean and cutouts are in fine condition. Slight toning to cloth along edges… Read more
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$71.25
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Till Eulenspiegel

by Kastner, Erich

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$18.95

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Zurich, Switzerland: Atrium Verlag, 1950. 1950 printing of 1938 edition. VERY GOOD hardcover in FAIR dust jacket. A clean, unmarked and firmly bound copy. Pages and color plates near fine. Hardcover of color pictorial paper over boards with yellow cloth spine strip, title stamped in orange on spine. Cloth worn at spine ends and small stains to corners of front… Read more
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Les Malheurs de Sophie

by La Comtesse De Segur (nee Rostopchine)

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$20.90

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Paris: Librarie Hachette, 1930. 1930 copyright, printing unstated. VERY GOOD hardcover, Neatly penned gift inscription on front pasted endpaper, no other markings. A clean, firmly bound copy. Pages lightly toned, otherwise fine.Firmly bound in hardcover of color pictorial paper over boards and yellow cloth spine, titlred in orange stamping. Cover edges moderately rubbed, spine stamping faded. Illustrated with full-page… Read more
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Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs: The Definitive Pop-Up

by Sabuda, Robert; Reinhart, Matthew

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780763622282
Item Price
$133.00

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Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2005. 2005 First Edition, First Printing (full printing number line on back cover) SIGNED by both Sabuda and Reinhart on opening spread. FINE. A clean and firmly bound copy, unmarked (other than the signatures.) A beautiful copy, all 35 pop-ups intact and in fine condition. Comes with 1-sheet flyer and the clear plastic bag from… Read more
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$133.00
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Poems of Childhood

by Field, Eugene

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1904
Condition
Good
Edition
First Printing
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$34.20

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904. First Edition. Stated on copyright page "Published, September, 1904" and 1904 printed on title page. GOOD+. A clean, unmarked copy complete with 8 tissue protected color plates plus a color illustrated title page. Bound in black cloth hardcover with illustrated color pastedown on front, gilt titled spine. Printed endpapers with wonderful lobster art -… Read more
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The Sunday Outing

by Pinkney, Gloria Jean

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$18.95

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New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1994. 1994 Edition, seventh printing. SIGNED by Author. FINE in NEAR FINE price-intact dust jacket. The author inscribed the top of the title, in blue ink, "March 15, 2007. To: Kelsey. Blessings to you! Gloria Jean Pinkney." No other markings. A clean, fresh copy tightly bound in pictorial hardcover (design matching the… Read more
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A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women

by Cheney, Lynne

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689858192
Item Price
$18.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003. 2003 Stated First Edition; First Printing with full printing line. INSCRIBED by Lynne Cheney on custom bookplate affixed to front free endpaper, in black pen, "N is for Neeve! / Lynne Cheney." FINE in VERY GOOD price-intact dus jacket. Pages, including fold-outs, fresh and fine. Bound in hardcover of pictorial… Read more
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Little John of New England

by Brandeis, Madeline

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$24.70

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1936. 1936 First Edition. VERY GOOD. A clean, complete copy. The only marking is a gift inscription neatly penned along top of front free endpaper. Marginal spotting to first text pages, otherwise pages are fresh and near fine. Endpapers are printed with simple map of New England New York. There is some rumpling… Read more
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The Apple and the Arrow

by Buff, Mary and Conrad

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780618128075
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$15.20

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2001. 2001 reissue of the 1952 winner of the Newbery Honor Medal. FINE in VERY GOOD price-intact dust jacket. A clean, unmarked and tightly bound copy. Bound in hardcover of color illustrated paper over boards with glossy lamination (design matching the dust jacket). Jacket is clean and complete; slightly rubbed with one short closed tear from… Read more
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Peeps The Really Truly Sunshine Fairy

by Cox-McCormack

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1918
Condition
Good
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$33.25

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Joliet,Illinois: The P.F. Volland Company, 1918. 1918 copyright. States "Thirty-first Edition" on copyright page. A clean, unmarked and intact copy in GOOD condition. Pages are clean and color art is bright. There are scattered spottings and moderate edge wear to pages: a few short tears and small chips though one leaf has a half-inch chip to bottom corner, not affecting… Read more
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Varmints

by Ward, Helen

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Item Price
$45.60

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Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2008. 2008 Stated First U.S. Edition, First Printing with full number line. FINE softcover. A clean, totally unmarked and firmly bound copy. Pages and cover pristine. A remarkable collaboration of author and artist who in this short tale create a moving testament to the power of hope against bleakly overwhelming odds. A beautifully produced book. Extraordinary… Read more
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Little Red Riding Hood

by Wegman, William; Kismaric, Carole; Heiferman, Marvin

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781562824167
Item Price
$16.63

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New York: Hyperion Books, 1993. 1993 First Edition, First Printing (with full printing number line). NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD price intact dust jacket. A clean, totally unmarked and firmly bound copy. Pages crisp and fresh, bound in hardcover of red paper-covered boards with black cloth spine. Spine gilt-titled, blind stamped title on front cover. Slight color fade to edges,… Read more
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Space Creatures

by Weisberg, Barbara

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$22.33

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New York: Owl on the Sideboard, 2015. 2015 Edition AUTHOR SIGNED. FINE soft cover. Ms. Weisberg signed her name in black in on the title page. No other markings - a tightly bound, pristine copy in new condition. An inventive introduction to our physical world and the elements of science for youngsters, tracing a day in the life of a… Read more
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Tortoni Tremolo

by Ungerer, Tomi

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781570982262
Item Price
$26.60

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Boulder, CO: Tomico / Roberts Reinhart Publishing Group, 1998. 1998 First Edition, First Printing with full number line. FINE in FINE price-intact dust jacket. A fresh, clean, totally unmarked and tightly bound copy. No wear to pages, illustrated hardcover or jacket. Jacket is in a clear archival protector. Pristine. Story and color illustrations by Tomi Ungerer. 9 x 11". 32… Read more
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When Life Is Young: A Collection of Verse for Boys and Girls

by Dodge, Mary Mapes

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1894
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$80.75

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New York: The Century Co., 1894. 1894 First Edition, with 1894 printed on title page. VERY GOOD+ hardcover, no jacket. A clean, well-bound copy. Previous owner (Grace H. Graef) and small penned name on front pasted endpaper, same owner name and date, Jan. 27th 1895, penned on first blank leaf. No other markings, pages crisp and near fine. Top edge… Read more
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The Miami Giant

by Yorinks, Arthur

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Knickerbocker Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062050694
Item Price
$18.95

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New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. 1995 Stated First Edition. FINE in NEAR FINE price-intact dust jacket. A crisp, clean, totally unmarked copy. Pages and bright yellow endpapers pristine; tightly bound in color pictorial hardcover (design matching the jacket). Cover is fresh and unworn. Unclipped jacket slightly surface rubbed but no scuffs, tears, chips or creases. 10-1/4 x 19/1/4". 40… Read more
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