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Glenda Feathers Casts a Spell

By Christelow, Eileen

1st printing. Near Fine HC, no DJ. Glossy, multi-colored pictorial boards. Bright, clean covers & spine; tight; crisp, clean interior.

$7.00

Our Diary or Teddy and Me

By John Hassall (illust)

Off white paper over boards; color pictorial front cover and spine (by Hassall); patterned pictorial end papers. Covers are scuffed/soiled with some scrapes and some crayon markings; edge worn at spine ends and sides; some rubbing wear on spine partially effacing title, spine picture mostly intact; tightly bound; pencil drawing on front end papers; pencil and ink names and inscription (dated 1932) on frontispiece recto; more than half of the plates have some crayon or colored pencil markings. This edition has 24 colored plates; pagination is complete through page 96 indicating all plates present. If any plates are missing, they must have followed the final text page (p. 96), but there is no indication of this. Small 16mo, 96 pp.

$18.00

Rosanna The Goat

By Mary Cockett (Judith Gwyn Brown, illust)

Reinforced library binding, but not ex-library. Very Good HC in Good DJ. Green cloth over boards, green letters and pictorial design. Clean covers and spine; very slight age darkening/foxing on spine at back cover joint; tightly bound; faint foxing on end papers; crisp, clean interior. DJ is complete; very lightly scuffed; some foxing along edges. 12mo, 63 pp; illustrated by Judith Gwyn Brown.

$10.00

Jake Gander, Storyville Detective: The Case of the Greedy Granny
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Jake Gander, Storyville Detective: The Case of the Greedy Granny

By McClements, George

1st printing. Near Fine HC in Very Good DJ. Bright, clean, square pictorial covers and spine; slightly bumped at spine tail; tightly bound; bright, crisp, clean interior. DJ is faintly scuffed; 3/4 inch closed tear at spine head. 4to.

$8.50

The Birthday Party

By Oxenbury, Helen

1st printing. Lightly scuffed wraps; faint crease at front cover lower fore corner; tight; clean interior.

$6.50

World Within a World: Everglades

By Ted Lewin

Very Good HC in Good DJ. Green cloth over boards, black titles. Bright, clean, square covers and spine; tightly bound; crisp, bright, clean interior. DJ is lightly scuffed on front cover; heavier scuffs at back cover fore edge; 3/4 inch closed tear at front cover bottom edge; 1 inch closed tear at back cover bottom edge. Oblong 8vo, 64 pp; index; many illustrations.

$7.50

Teddy and The Seaside Holiday

By Brian Miles & Ken McKie (illust)

Fine HC, no DJ. Multi-colored, glossy pictorial boards. Bright, clean, square covers and spine; tightly bound; bright, crisp, clean interior. 4to, unpaged (20 pp.)

$6.00

Art Lessons

By Schick, Eleanor

Greenwillow Books, 1987. 1st printing. Good+ HC, no DJ. Bright, clean, square, lightly scuffed covers; slight rubbing at spine end corners and fore corners; tightly bound; bright, crisp, clean interior. 8vo, 48 pp; many illustrations.

$5.00

The Thieves and the Raven

By Janosch (Shub, trans)

Stated 1st printing (of 1st American edition). Near Fine HC, no DJ. Multi-colored pictorial boards. Bright, clean covers & spine; few light scuffs on back cover; tight; crisp, clean interior. Reinforced library binding, but not ex-library.

$15.00

The Spring Cleaning, As Told by Queen Crosspatch

By Frances Hodgson Burnett & Harrison Cady (illust)

Blue cloth over boards; front cover with central colored pictorial plate, black letters. Scuffed/soiled covers and spine; 1.5 inch stain on front cover near top edge; rubbed at fore corners and spine ends; tightly bound; large ink stain on front end papers; owner name on front free end paper; top fore corner of front free end paper missing; several leaves chipped/town at lower inside corner, all text and illustrated plates unaffected; few leaves with closed tears at fore edge; one color plate has ink on inside margin, all other plates appear clean and complete. 16mo, 100 pp.

$20.00

Henry and the Red Stripes

By Eileen Christelow

Signed by author/illustrator.Good HC in Good DJ. Ex-library; covers worn at edges; tape on covers; stamped on end papers and on half title; rear free end paper removed; signed by author on title page 'Best Wishes! | Eileen | Christelow'; tightly bound; clean interior. DJ in mylar is worn at edges; label on lower spine. 4to.

$15.00