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4.50 From Paddington (1957, F.A. Thorpe Large Print Edition)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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First Edition Thus
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. LARGE PRINT EDITION. "This special large print edition is made and printed in England for F.A. Thorpe, Ulverscroft, Leicestershire." Originally published by Dodd, Mead. FIRST EDITION THUS. MISS MARPLE. Please see our accompanying stock photo which depicts a different title from this series but shows the same style binding. AGATHA CHRISTIE. 4.50 FROM PADDINGTON, AKA "WHAT MRS.… Read more
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The Berenstain Bears' Christmas Tree 1980 Random House 1st Ed.)

by Berenstain, Stan & Jan

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Published
1980
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780394845661
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Used. Good Condition/ No Dust jacket. Not an exlib item. A nice clean copy. See stock photo. Summary: "The Berenstain Bears discover the true meaning of Christmas in this delightful tale. SCARCE.
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Murder for Christmas, a Poirot Story by Agatha Christie (1944 Midnite Mystery)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1944
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Good
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COPYRIGHT BY AGATHA CHRISTIE MALLOWAN: "It is Christmas Eve, and elderly Simeon Lee has invited his family home for a good old-fashioned holiday celebration. At least, that's what he told them. In fact, the old man has a mean streak, and insults each and every one of his children in turn. Later that night, he is found violently murdered in… Read more
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Murder for Christmas & Three Other Great Mysteries (Mystery Guild R)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
ca 1980
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Good+
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780228247944
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HERCULE POIROT. Murder for Christmas, ca 1980. Undated. Original copyright 1946. USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. GOOD+/GOOD- ORIGINAL SCARCE DUST JACKET. BOOK CLUB EDITION REPRINT. A clean, solid copy. STORIES INCLUDED HERE ARE: MURDER FOR CHRISTMAS, THE HOLLOW, MURDER IN RETROSPECT, THIRTEEN FOR DINNER. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
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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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Very Good
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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The Night Before Christmas, Illustrated by Arthur Rackham)

by Moore, Clement C.

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Published
1976
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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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While The Clock Ticked (1932, Grosset & Dunlap 1st. Ed. Hardy Boys)

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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' Neighborhood: Going To the Doctor (1986 1st Ed. 3rd Pr. Thus, G.P. Putnam)

by Rogers, Fred

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing Thus
ISBN
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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Very Good-
Edition
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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The Berenstain Bears: Here's The Church, Here's The Steeple Pop-Up Book 1st Ed.

by Berenstain, Jan & Mike

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780310720812
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POP-UP BOOK VG, ALMOST AS NEW. Religion. Scarce/Hard to find. A nice family item for the holidays.
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Muppet Babies Through The Year (1984 Random House Stated 1st Printing)

by Muntean, Michaela

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Published
1984
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394865447
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Used. A special little Muppet Babies book that has become RARE. 1984, Random House Stated First Printing Thus. Number line begins with 1. Please see our stock photos. Would make an excellent addition to any Muppets collection. Good Condition. A nice clean copy. Shows a bit of shelf wear.
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Mr. Rogers' Song Book (1970.Random House 1st. Ed. w/dj)

by Rogers, Fred

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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Used. Rogers, Fred. Mr. Rogers' Song Book, 1970 Random House First Edition. Very Good-/Very Good. A song book for your little ones. Rare in a nice dust jacket like this one. A clean, solid copy. Pages are bright. Please see our photos.
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Death On The Nile (1965, Greenway Edition w/dj)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1965
Condition
Good
Edition
Greenway Edition
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Used. Good/Good. 1965 Greenway Edition published by Dodd, Mead. Tight binding and a nice original fish motif dust jacket. Light coffee spill to page edge does not extend into text block. Please see stock photo. Summary: On a luxurious cruise on the Nile River, a wealthy heiress, Linnet Ridgeway is murdered. Fortunately, among the passengers are famed Belgian detective… Read more
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The Story About Ping (1933 Viking Press 1st Ed. W/dj)

by Flack, Marjorie

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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WE ARE HAPPY TO PRESENT: Flack, Marjorie. THE STORY ABOUT PING. RARE 1933 VIKING PRESS HARDCOVER FIRST EDITION IN RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. NOT A WEEKLY READER EDITION OR EXLIB. Matching blue floating duck back board and dust jacket panels do not bear weekly reader logo. PLEASE SEE OUR PHOTO OF DJ BACK PANEL. Unclipped .Front DJ flap priced… Read more
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Nonsense Songs by Edward Lear (ca 1930, Frederick Warne w/ dj)

by Lear, Edward

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Published
1930
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Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Lear, Edward. Nonsense Songs by Edward Lear, ca 1930, Frederick Warne. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke. EXLIB. Good Condition/ Good – Condition original Brooke dust jacket is protected in mylar wrap. Poems/lyrics only, no sheet music. Red boards with owl drawing on front cover that matches the dust jacket illustration. Colour Frontis, all colour plates, and all black… Read more
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The Mystery At Lilac Inn (Nancy Drew #4 1949 Reprint W/Dj)

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1930
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Good
Edition
Reprint
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Keene, Carolyn. The Mystery At Lilac Inn (Nancy Drew #4 Copyright 1930, Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Thus W/DJ) Used. Good Condition/ Good – dust jacket. RUSSELL H. TANDY COVER. Dana Girls back panel dates this dust jacket to 1935.1 inch at top of dj spine missing. Blue Tweed, blue topstain, blue and white spyglass endpapers. Inside front flap lists… Read more
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Nancy's Mysterious Letter (1932, Grosset & Dunlap w/Rare 1st Issue DJ)

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Keene, Carolyn. Copyright 1932, Grosset & Dunlap. IN RARE 1932 FIRST ISSUE "HEADLINE BOOKS FOR GIRLS" BACK PANEL DUST JACKET. RUSSELL H. TANDY COVER ART. Our volume is a 1940 reprint that lists to "Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk. Used. VG/Good- condition. Dark Blue boards with Orange Titling and Orange and white endpapers. Dj Back panel authors… Read more
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The Message In The Hollow Oak (1935, Grosset & Dunlap w/ dj))

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1935
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Used. Carolyn Keene. The Message in the Hollow Oak, copyright 1935. Later printing thus. Grosset & Dunlap. Blue tweed/ Dana Girls back panel dates this book to 1958, with the publication of "The Secret of the Swiss Chalet. Scarce in a nice dust jacket like this one. Summary: "While searching the woods for the ancient tree, Nancy and her… Read more
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The Fairy Caravan (1929, Harper & Brothers 1st American Edition)

by Potter, Beatrix

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Published
1929
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Very Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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Exlib. Beatrix Potter: The Fairy Caravan. Harper & Brothers 1929 First American Edition. An attractive library bound item.Very Good - Condition/ No dust jacket. is included. Illustrated by the author. All colour plates remain affixed to binding. A nice copy. finger marks noted on a few pages.
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The Mysterious Affair At Styles (circa 1940 Grosset & Dunlap Dj Only)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1940
Condition
Book Not Included
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Christie, Agatha The Mysterious Affair At Styles, Circa 1940 Grosset & Dunlap Washington Square Press Edition. HERCULE POIROT #1. Dust jacket Only. Good Condition Washington Square original dust jacket now protected in a mylar wrap. A little water-spotting and wear to spine, otherwise would rate VG. You will receive the book but at no charge… Read more
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