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The Stars in the Sky: A Scottish Tale

by Jacobs, Joseph

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Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Amtmann, Airdrie. 12mo. SIGNED with inscription by illustrator, dated 1980. Original green cloth boards, silver stars to front board. 25 pp. B&W illustrations. Fine condition. Dust jacket slightly sunned at spine, minor wear to joints and bumping to edges. "Once on a time and twice on… Read more
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Boy on Defence

by Young, Scott

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1985. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Paperback. 246 pp. Crease to spine, bruise to spine head. Else fine. When a high scoring forward joints Bill Spunska, Pete Gordon, and all the regulars at Northwest High School, Bill figures they're shoo-ins to become city champs. No one can beat them. Except maybe themselves. And that's… Read more
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Goosebumps Books #9-#12

by Stine, R.L.

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Condition
Fine
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New York: Scholastic Inc. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. (1994). Paperbacks with slip-case, still in shrink wrap. Contains: #9 Welcome to Camp Nightmare; #10 The Ghost Next Door; #11 The Haunted Mask; and #12 Be Careful What You Wish For. Fine in near fine slip-case. Creasing and bumping to the slipcase. Includes Goosebumps bookmark.
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The Secret of Gabi's Dresser

by Kacer, Kathy

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: Second Story Press, 1999. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 12mo (tall). SIGNED by author with inscription to half-title. Paperback. 128 pp. Fine condition. The year is 1942; the place Eastern Europe. And life for Gabi, a Jewish girl, will never be the same. Kathy Kacer is Gabi's grown-up daughter. Her mother's war-time experiences form the basis of… Read more
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Losing Joe's Place

by Korman, Gordon

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Scholastic Inc, 1990. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter tan cloth over paper boards. 233 pp. Minor bumping to spine ends and one small spot of staining to front joint, else fine. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, near fine. It's a summer of Gordon Korman-style craziness for Jason and his friends as… Read more
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The Sea Dog

by Bartlett, Arthur C.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1927. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Original blue cloth. Geometric endpapers. 299 pp. Colour frontis. Some light edge wear, sunning to spine, bruising to lower rear corner. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Pages are age-toned. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped at spine ends, lightly bumped and creased… Read more
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Minnow" Vale

by Wise, Winifred E.

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, 1962. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Korach, Mimi. 12mo. Original pictorial cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 212 pp. Some light rubbing to extremities and spine. Interior is age toned. No jacket, summary and author profiles are printed onto pastedowns at front and rear, respectively. A coming-of-age novel set in a small town on the Southern… Read more
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Schooldays of Prunella

by Oldmeadow, Katharine L.

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Condition
Very Good
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London and Glasgow: Collins Clear-Type Press. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. [N.d., ca. 1935]. Collins School and Adventure Library, No. 11. Original blue cloth. 130 pp. B&W frontis. Ink gift inscription to front pastedown dated 1936 pp. Rubbing to extremities. Age toning to pages. Dust jacket has several chips, incl. large chip to foot of rear cover,… Read more
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Billy Mink

by Burgess, Thorton W.

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Published
1924
Condition
Fine
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1924. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. Cady, Harrison. 12mo. The Smiling Pool Series No. 1. Original green cloth with mink vignette to front board. Pictorial endpapers. Top edge green. 196 pp. [4] B&W plate illustrations. Small spot of staining to lower turn in on rear board. Dust jacket is sunned at spine, worn and creased… Read more
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The Bad Cockyolly Bird

by Blyton, Enid

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Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
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London: Hodder Causton, 1973. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Lee, Peter. 12mo. Pictorial paper boards. Unpaginated, [28] pp. B&W and colour illustrations. Bruising to spine ends, a few small spots of wear to boards and edges.
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Blueberg The Little Iceberg

by Taylor, Geoff

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Minotavros Books
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1960. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Valentine, D.G.. 12mo. Full blue cloth. 93 pp. Pictorial endpapers. B&W illustrations in-text. Spine slightly tilted, spine ends lightly bruised. Dust jacket is price clipped, 1" tear to head of front joint, light bumping and rubbing to extremities. The story of a young iceberg who was… Read more
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So Says Pekka

by Fair, Ronald

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
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Finland: The International Orphan's Assistance Association, 1990. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Happonen, Jorma. 8vo. Orig. card wraps. 102 pp. B&W illustrations in-text. Some chafing and scuffing to wraps.
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Cousins and Circuses

by Johnston Sypher, Lucy

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Minotavros Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$34.01

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New York: Atheneum, 1974. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Abel, Ray. 8vo. Full green cloth, blue lettering to spine and car vignette to front board. 250 pp. B&W illustrations in-text. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners. Some very minor staining to top and fore edges. Dust jacket bumped to extremities, a few short tears. Was… Read more
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Bambi

by Salten, Felix

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Minotavros Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Wiese, Kurt. 12mo (large). Early reprint. Full tan cloth, green stamped titles and deer head to spine and front board. Top edge green. Pictorial endpapers. 293 pp. B&W illustrations. Bumping and rubbing to spine ends, some chafing to extremities. Acid migration to endpapers. Dust jakcet is price… Read more
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Campmates in Michigan, or With Pack and Paddle into the Pine Woods

by Rathborne, St. George

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Very Good
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Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. (n.d., ca. early 1930s). Orig. green cloth. 251 pp. Damp stain to lower corner of front board, Creasing to spine and bumping to spine ends. Slight cracking to front hinge. Gift inscription to ffep dated 1934. Dust jacket is chipped and bumped at spine ends, worn to… Read more
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Ouvrage Pour La Jeunesse

by Dorival, Frank

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
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Toulouse: Societe Des Livres Religieux, 1895. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. French. Full red cloth, gilt and colour floral vignette to front board, gilt and black stamped decoration to spine and rear board. A.E.G. 232 pp. B&W illustrations. Spine slightly tilted. Sunning to spine, rubbing and bumping to spine ends. Spot of wear to front joint. Crack… Read more
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The Warlock of Firetop Mountain

by Jackson, Steve and Ian Livingstone

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Dell Publishing Co, 1984. Soft Cover. Very Good. 18mo. Soft cover. Irregular pagination. B&W illustrations. Some bumping and light wear to spine head, rubbing to front joint. Part story, part game - a fighting fantasy gamebook in which YOU become the hero. Armed with two dice, a pencil and eraser, you set off on a perilous… Read more
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The Night Before Christmas in Newfoundland

by Youden, Bob; Clouston, Al [editor]

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
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St. John's, Newfoundland: Al Clouston, 1986. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Youden, Bob. 8vo. Third edition. Printed card wraps, staple bound. Unpaginated, approx. 32 pp. B&W illustrations. Light wear to joints and edges, some bumping and creasing to corners.
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The Fighting Shortstop

by Cooper, John R.

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Published
1953
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Books Inc, 1953. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Mel Martin Baseball Stories. Original red cloth. 192 p.p. Light bumping to spine ends. Age toning to pages. Dust jacket chipped at spine ends and corners, light chafing to joints, light staining to spine. Mel's battling ball team captures a prisoner and a pennant.
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Tarzan and the City of Gold

by Rice Burroughs, Edgar

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing, 1952. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Marsh, Jesse. 12mo. Red leatherette boaards with blue and yellow vignette to front board. B&W pictorial endpapers. 250 p.p. All edges red. B&W illustrations in text. Light rubbing to edges and corners, spine tilted. Dust jacket bumped at extremities, a few small chips, some chafing to covers, some light… Read more
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