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Granfa' Grig Had A Pig And Other Rhymes Without Reason (1976 Stated 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Tripp, Wallace

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Published
1976
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Good
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Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780316852821
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EXLIB. ILLUSTRATED CHILDREN'S BOOK. NURSERY RHYMES. STATED FIRST EDITION THUS IN AN ORIGINAL, UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. Original cover price $7.95. COMPILED AND ILLUSTRATED BY WALLACE TRIPP. Summary: "What has brilliant colors, ninety-six leaves and hundreds of rib-ticklers? This book!!! Here you will find many favorite verses as well as less familiar ones to delight you." A clean, solid copy. Will… Read more
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Hobee Scrogneenee At Joey's School (Kitou Scrogneuneu) Stated 1st US Ed.

by Rocard, Ann

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Published
1990
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Stated First American Edition
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. First published in French, by Editions Fleuris, Paris, 1987 under title "Kitou Scrogneuneu". Text and pictures copyright Atomium Books 1990. Printed and bound in Belgium by Color Print Graphix. English Translation by Kathy O'Donnell and Serge Ryer. STATED FIRST US EDITION. 2 4 6 8 1 0 9 7 5 3 1. Oblong format. Summary: Hobee, a… Read more
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The Velveteen Rabbit, Illustrated by Allen Atkinson

by Williams, Margery

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Published
1983
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Very Good-
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First Edition Thus
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9780394532219
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USED. VERY GOOD- CONDITION/ VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. The beloved children's story of how a little toy rabbit became a real animal through the love of a child. Delightful. SCARCE IN A NICE JACKET. A nice find for Christmas.
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From Knee-High To So-Hi (1959 Signed 1st Ed. in Rare Pomerantz DJ)

by Barnett, Belle McFall

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Published
1959
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First Edition
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USED. CHILDREN'S BOOK. ILLUSTRATED BY NORMAN POMERANTZ. RARE ORIGINAL, PRICE-CLIPPED YELLOW FLYING SWAN DUST JACKET IS INCLUDED. SORRY, NO DJ PHOTO SHOWN. SHORT STORIES. PLEASE SEE OUR STOCK PHOTOS. SIGNED BY AUTHOR BELLE MCFALL BARNETT. 21 fairyland fantasy stories are included here.
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The Aesop For Children (1919 unclipped Rand McNally Dust Jacket Only)

by Winter, Milo

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1919
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RARE! 27 X 11 7/8 Orange First Edition unclipped DUST JACKET ONLY. (fits volume 9 3/4 X 11 7/8)Original price $2.00, from Rand McNally & Company. USED. Good condition. No book included. Orange dust jacket ILLUSTRATED BY MILO WINTER. SHOWS SOME WEAR. A NICE FIND.
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A House Of Pomegranates (1925 Dodd Mead 1st. Ed. Thus)

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1925
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Edition
First Edition Thus
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Wilde, Oscar. 1925 Dodd, Mead & Company 1st Illustrated Edition Thus, Illustrated by BEN KUTCHER. RARE/SCARCE. Used. Hardcover. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. Black boards with highly decorated gold gilt ornamentation on front and back boards. Please see our photos. Titling on spine is no longer visible. Summary: "The story concerns a boy king whose love of luxury and artistic… Read more
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The Little Mother Goose (1918 Dodd, Mead & Company 2nd Edition)

by Smith, Jessie Wilcox

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Published
1918
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Edition
2nd Edition
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Smith, Jessie Willcox The Little Mother Goose (1918 Dodd, Mead & Company 2nd Edition) Children's book. Nursery Tales. ILLUSTRATED BY JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH. Used. VG/ No DJ if issued. Black cloth. Gold Titling on spine is somewhat dimmed. Front Pastedown is complete and in nice condition. Twelve color plates (including frontis) . Oblong 8vo; 176 p.. Please… Read more
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Famous Sally (1966, Stated First Printing, A Harlin Quist Book)

by Jackson, Shirley

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Published
1966
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Edition
First Edition
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Jackson, Shirley Famous Sally (1966, Stated First Printing, A Harlin Quist Book) Pictures by Chas. B. Slackman. Cover design by John Bradford. Children's book. Used. Exlib. VG/Good. Unclipped $3.35 net price dust jacket, RARE THUS. BY SHIRLEY JACKSON AUTHOR OF "THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE". "No one in the world knows Sally's name – and that Sally decides, must… Read more
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The Man Who Lost His Head (1955, Stated 7th Printing Sept., 1955)

by Bishop, Claire Huchet

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Published
Sept., 1955
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Edition
Stated 7th Printing Thus
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Bishop, Claire Huchet. THE MAN WHO LOST HIS HEAD. RARE/SCARCE. ILLUSTRATED BY ROBERT MC CLOSKEY, author, Illustrator of the beloved "Make Way For Ducklings". EXLIB. GOOD/ NO DJ INCLUDED. LIBRARY BOUND. Green geometric pattern boards. Copyright October, 1942. STATED SEPTEMBER, 1955 5TH PRINTING THUS. SUMMARY: "It's bad news when you wake up in the morning and find you've lost your… Read more
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The Dawnstone: By Gillian Bliss, Baroness Hemingford

by Walsh, Jill Paton

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Published
1973
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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598WalshDawnstone Gillian Bliss, Baroness Hemingford writing as Jill Paton Walsh. 1973 1st. Ed. Antelope Book by Hamish Hamilton RARE. Used. VG/VG Illustrated by Mary DinsdaleSummary: Adam finds an implement like a Stone Age axe which he carries everywhere but which appears to give him bad dreams. He gives his treasure to a terrified, caged gorilla, feeling it… Read more
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Teaser and the Firecat (1973 Scholastic Stated 1st. Printing)

by Stevens, Cat

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Published
Dec., 1973
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Stevens, Cat. TEASER AND THE FIRECAT. Rare stated 1st Printing Thus, Dec, 1973. Scholastic Book Services # TJ2697/ Quite the nice find. Used. VG/ No DJ as issued. Book is printed in English, French and Spanish languages. A clean, solid copy. Not an exlib item. Ships from Oregon.
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The King of the Golden River, A Legend of Stiria (1900, The Roycrofters Suede Leather Binding)

by Ruskin, John

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Published
1900
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First Edition Thus
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BOUND IN SUEDE LEATHER. Publisher: Roycrofters, East Aurora, NY, 1900. Original copyright 1841. Used - RARE. Very Good. 8vo. (22 cm.) [6]1-75[5]p. Frontispiece black and white potrait of John Ruskin. Decorated title page and decorated initial letters by Samuel Warner. Colophon reads, printed in red, as follows: SO HERE ENDETH THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER, AS / WRITTEN BY… Read more
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The Night Before Christmas, Illustrated by Arthur Rackham)

by Moore, Clement C.

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780517185216
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Moore, Clement C. The Night Before Christmas (1976 Weathervane First Edition, Stated impression "A").aka "A Visit From St. Nicholas". ILLUSTRATED BY ARTHUR RACKHAM. Summary: "On the night before Christmas a father catches an unexpected glimpse of St. Nicholas himself, along with his sleigh pulled by 8 flying reindeer." Used. FIRST IMPRESSION THUS. VG/VG. A clean, tight copy.… Read more
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Petunia (1950, Alfred A. Knopf Stated 1st Edition)

by Duvoisen, Roger

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Published
1950
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Good-
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First Edition
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Duvoisen, Roger. Petunia, 1950 Alfred A, Knopf, STATED FIRST EDITION. RARE. Exlib. Good-/No dust jacket is included. A clean, solid copy. Rare bright orange paper-covered boards show shelf-wear at edges and spine. Uncommon find. Summary: After finding a book, Petunia the goose starts to believe that she is incredibly wise and thus begins to dish out wild advice… Read more
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The Man Who Lost His Head (1955, Viking Press State 5th Printing Thus)

by Bishop, Claire Huchet

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Published
Sept., 1955
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Edition
5th Printing Thus
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Bishop, Claire Huchet. THE MAN WHO LOST HIS HEAD. RARE/SCARCE. ILLUSTRATED BY ROBERT MC CLOSKEY, author, Illustrator of the beloved "Make Way For Ducklings". EXLIB. GOOD+/ NO DJ INCLUDED. LIBRARY BOUND. Red Geometric pattern boards. Copyright October, 1942. STATED SEPTEMBER, 1955 5TH PRINTING THUS. SUMMARY: "It's bad news when you wake up in the morning and find you've lost… Read more
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Blueberries for Sal (1966, Viking Press)

by McCloskey, Robert

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Published
1966
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Reprint
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McCloskey, Robert. Blueberries For Sal, Copyright 1948. 1966 Viking Press Hardcover Reprint. Exlib. Good/no dust jacket included. A nice solid copy. Please see our stock photo.
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While The Clock Ticked (1932, Grosset & Dunlap 1st. Ed. Hardy Boys)

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
1932
Condition
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Edition
First Edition
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QUITE RARE IN THE ORIGINAL RED DUST JACKET. HARDY BOYS #11. 1932, FIRST EDITION, GROSSET & DUNLAP. USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD- ORIGINAL UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. Cover artist not known. With original printed cover price of 7575. Back panel of the dust jacket lists adventure stories for boys by Zane Grey. Plot Summary: "… Read more
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Mister Rogers' Plan & Play Book (Family Communications, 1985 Stated 2nd Edition Thus)

by Rogers, Fred

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Published
1985
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1985 2nd Edition
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RARE/SCARCE 1985 States Second Edition, 1985. Spiral Bound. Previously owned. Does not seem to have been used. MR. ROGERS' NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN & PLAY BOOK: Daily activities from Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood for Child Care Providers. Large format, 9 X 11. Would make a nice holiday gift for parents or care-givers of small children. VG/none issued.
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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: Going To the Doctor (1986 1st Ed. 3rd Pr. Thus, G.P. Putnam)

by Rogers, Fred

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Published
1986
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Edition
3rd Printing Thus
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9780399212987
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ISBN 0399212981 Going to the Doctor is a publication from the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood First Experiences series. Copyright 1986, Stated Third Impression Thus. RARE in this first hardcover edition. Quite the find. Used. VG/VG condition unclipped dust jacket, printed price $12.95 Mr. Rogers appears on the back dj panel wearing a pale blue sweater. "In this book, real life photos… Read more
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The Hole Book (Oct. 1908 Harper & Bros. First Ed.)

by Newell, Peter

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Published
October, 1908
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First Edition
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RARE OCTOBER, 1908 HARPER & BROS. UNEXPURGATED FIRST EDITION. INCLUDES THE WATERMELON PAGE. COLOUR PRINTS. Very good- condition. No dust jacket as issued. USED. Front paper past-down is in good shape. Some finger marks noticed on a few pages.
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