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The Story About Ping (1933 Viking Press 1st Ed. W/dj)

by Flack, Marjorie

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Published
1933
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Edition
First Edition
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Flack, Marjorie. THE STORY ABOUT PING. RARE 1933 VIKING PRESS HARDCOVER FIRST EDITION IN RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET PRICED AT $1.00. ILLUSTRATED BY KURT WIESE. QUITE THE FIND. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD CONDITION DJ. A CLEAN SOLID COPY. PLEASE SEE OUR PHOTOS. Summary " Ping was an adventurous duck who lived on a beautiful wise-eyed boat on the Yangtze… Read more
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Nonsense Songs by Edward Lear

by Lear, Edward

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Published
1930
Condition
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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Little House on the Prairie (1953 EDITION w, dj)

by Wilder, Laura Ingalls

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Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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565WilderPrairie Wilder, Laura Ingalls. Little House on the Prairie (1953 EDITION w/dj) 1953, Harper & Row First Edition Thus. Illustrated by Garth Williams. Used. Very Good/Very Good-original unclipped dust jacket. A nice copy of a scarce item in this edition. First title of the Little House series by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Scarce. 5 7/8 X 8 3/8.
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The Mystery At Lilac Inn (Nancy Drew #4 W/Dj)

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1930
Condition
Good
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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
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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, Nancy Drew #12

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1935
Condition
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Used. Carolyn Keene. The Message in the Hollow Oak, copyright 1935. Later printing thus. 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 friends live with… Read more
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The Fairy Caravan (1929, Harper & Brothers 1st American Edition)

by Potter, Beatrix

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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Beatrix Potter: The Fairy Caravan. Harper & Brothers 1929 First American Edition. An attractive library bound item. Exlib. Very Good - Condition/ No dust jacket. is included. Illustrated by the author. Colour plates remain affixed to binding. A nice copy. finger marks noted on a few pages.
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The Little Engine That Could (1929 1st. Ed. 2nd State w/dj)

by Piper,Watty

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Piper, Watty: The Little Engine That Could (1930 Platt & Munk 1st. Ed. 2nd State w'Dj) Used. Very Good/ Good- original dust jacket. Fron panel states "trade-mark" beneath the tiitle. stock number not printed on front panel. Back dj panel states" beautiful books for children; Titles list on versa of front free endpaper states "The Little Engline That Could… Read more
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Puck of Pook's Hill (ca 1934, Doubleday Reprint Ed. W/dj)

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint Edition
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Kipling, Rudyard: Puck of Pook's Hill (ca 1934, Doubleday Reprint Ed. W/dj) Used. VG/Good unclipped original dust jacket. Front flap price $2.75. A nice clean copy. Summary per wiki: "Puck of Pook's Hill is a fantasy book by Rudyard Kipling published in 1906, containing a series of short stories set in different periods of English history. It can count both as… Read more
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The Wolves Of Willoughby Chase (1962, Doubleday 1st American Edition w/ Edward Gorey Dj)

by Aiken. Joan

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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. Aiken, Joan, The Wolves Of Willoughby Chase (1962, Doubleday 1st American Edition w/ Edward Gorey Dj) Used. Very Good Condition/ Good Condition unclipped original EDWARD GOREY Dust jacket. Rare thus. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. "wicked wolves without and a grim governess within the great English country house of Willoughby Chase prove sore trials to brave and… Read more
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The King Of The Golden River (Grosset & Dunlap Reprint W/DJ

by Ruskin, John

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Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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Ruskin, John: The King Of The Golden River, Illustrated by J. Watson Davis. Colour frontis plate by Anne Merriman Peck. Fairy Tale. No copyright info. Ca 1945 Grossett & Dunlap Reprint Used. Good Condition/ Good price-clipped Original DJ. Summary: "THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER tells the story of a very old and strange man who visited three brothers during a thunderstorm. Unfortunately,… Read more
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Just So Stories (1952, Doubleday, Page, Reprint, Illust. by Kipling)

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Published
1952
Condition
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Kipling, Rudyard: Just So Stories, 1912, Copyright Doubleday, Page. States 1952 on the title page. Illustrated by the Author. EXLIB. Very Good Condition/No Dust jacket. Very tight binding, appears unread.Colour plates, black & white drawings. Library Bound. Yellow boards Cover illustration depicts a baby elephant and a long-tailed monkey sitting together on the ground. RARE IN NICE… Read more
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The Sorcerer's Scrapbook (1981, Random House !st. Ed. W/Dj)

by Berenstain, Michael

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Mary Riversong
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394947310
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Berenstain, Michael: The Sorcerer's Scrapbook 1981, Random House 1st Ed. EXLIB. Illustrated Children's Book. Good/Good Dj in a mylar wrap. . Large Format: 8 ¼ X 11 3/8. A clean, solid copy.
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The Elephant and the Kangaroo (1947, 1st. American Ed. w/Dj)

by White, T.H.

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First American Edition
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White, T.H.: The Elephant and the Kangaroo. 1947, First American Edition, G.P. Putnam's Sons. By the author of Sword in the Stone and Mistress Masham's Repose, others. Used. Good/Good Condition Original unclipped dust jacket. Original cover price $2.75. Please see our photos. An Irish fantasy, fairy tale. A nice find.
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Babar And Father Christmas (1940, Random House 1st Ed. w/Dj)

by De Brunhoff, Jean

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Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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De Brunhoff, Jean: Babar and Father Christmas (Babar et le Pare Noel). Childrens Book. Random House 1st Edition, 1940. In RARE original unclipped dust jacket price 1.00/1.00. Used. Very Good/Good. A nice clean copy. Please see our photos.
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Little Fur Family (1946 Harper & Brothers 1st. Ed., 1946)

by Brown, Margaret Wise

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Brown, Margaret Wise: Little Fur Family. Harper & Brothers 1946 1st Edition. ILLUSTRATED BY GARTH WILLIAMS. Childrens Book. Used. Good Condition/ No dust jacket or fur is included. A nice find. 6 ¼ X 8 ¾. Printed in the United States of America. $350.00.
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A Child's Garden Of Verses, Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith, 1905

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1905
Condition
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Edition
First Edition Thus
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Used. Stevenson, Robert Louis: A Child's Garden of Verses, illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. 1905, Charles Scribner's Sons. FIRST EDITION THUS. VG/Good- original dust jacket. RARE THUS. A nice, solid copy.
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A Child's Garden Of Verses (1888 Scribner's 1st American Edition)

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1888
Condition
Good+
Edition
First American Edition
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USED. RARE, ESPECIALLY IN NICE CONDITION. Good+/ no dust jacket as issued. Leather has split at spine, making back cover a bit loose. However, endpapers remain intact. Former owner bookplate on inside front endpaper.
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A Child's Garden Of Verses, Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith, 1905)

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1905
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Used. Stevenson, Robert Louis: A Child's Garden of Verses, illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. VG/Good original dust jacket. RARE THUS. a gift presentation copy. Has a purple cloth ribbon laid in. This ribbon may be original to the edition, but I don't have that information. Condition: Other than a gift label pasted to front free endpaper and the ribbon, this… Read more
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Molly Moves To Sesame Street (1980 First Edition)

by Freudberg, Judy

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Published
1980
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307231208
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Used. Freudberg, Judy: Molly Moves To Sesame Street, 1980 Western Publishing First Edition. No number line present. Rare/scarce Sesame Street title. Good/No DJ as issued.
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