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Recent Arrivals from Old Saratoga Books

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Little Sonny Sunfish

by Gale, Elizabeth

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front pastedown endpaper.
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$20.00

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Chicago: Rand McNally. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front . pastedown endpaper.. 1937. Hardcover. Color illustrated boards. Measures 7 x 5.5 inches. Color and black and white illustrations. Unpaginated. Sweet story about a little boy fishing from a boat and his friendship with a talking sunfish. .
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Austerlitz

by Sebald, W. G.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
Edition
Advance Review Copy; First Printing
ISBN
9780375504839
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$20.00

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NY: Random House. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2001. Advance Review Copy; First Printing. Softcover. 0375504834 . Many black and white photos. Advance reader's edition. Translated from the German by Anthea Bell. The author's last novel, published shortly before his death. The book won the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Salon Book Award, and Independent Foreign… Read more
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Pelle's New Suit

by Beskow, Elsa

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards faintly scuffed.
ISBN
9780863150920
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$10.00

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Edinburgh: Floris Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards faintly scuffed.. 1990. Hardcover. 0863150926 . Cloth-backed glossy illustrated boards. A sweet story about a little Swedish boy named Pelle, his lamb, and his new wool suit. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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You Can Make it for Camp and Cottage: Practical Uses for Secondhand Wooden Containers and Odd Pieces of Lumber

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly worn.
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$16.00

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Washington: US Government Printing Office. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1930. Softcover. US Department of Commerce, Wood Utilization. Many plans and illustrations for making household items and furniture out of scrap lumber. What we'd call upcycling today. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages .
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To Dwell in Peace: An Autobiography

by Berrigan, Daniel

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780062500571
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$12.00

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San Francisco: Harper and Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0062500570 . Index, photos. An autobiography by the Catholic priest and veteran social activist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages .
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$12.00
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Peter in Blueberry Land

by Beskow, Elsa

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards faintly scuffed.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780863150500
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$10.00

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Edinburgh: Floris Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards faintly scuffed.. 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. 0863150500 . Cloth-backed glossy illustrated boards. A sweet story about a little boy who searches in the forest for cranberries and blueberries for his mother's birthday present. First published in 1901. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Drawings and Wood Engravings by Lynd Ward

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
N.D.
Condition
Very Good; Toned and a few stray smudges and marks on front cover.
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$20.00

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NY: Barbizon-Plaza Art Gallery. Very Good; Toned and a few stray smudges and marks on front cover.. N.D.. Softcover. Program for exhibition of 81 drawings and wood engravings by Lynd Ward held at the Barbizon-Plaza Art Gallery in New York City from January 24-February 19 of an uncertain date (circa late 1930s). One 11x14 inch cream colored… Read more
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Farben Katzchen (The Color Kittens in German)

by Brown, Margaret Wise

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn and toned.
Edition
Reprint
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$20.00

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Zurich: Delphin Verlag. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn and toned.. 1962. Reprint. Hardcover. Margaret Wise Brown's 1949 children's book about two kittens who mix colors while they are painting translated into German. Color illustrations by the Provensens. Glossy illustrated boards. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Allison

by Say, Allen

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket faintly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780395858950
Item Price
$15.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket faintly scuffed.. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 039585895X . Illustrated pictorial boards. Die-cut jacket. The Caldecott medalist writes a poignant story about a young Asian-American girl, Mei-Mei, who wrestles with her feelings about being adopted. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages .… Read more
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Snow White: A Tale from the Brothers Grimm

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket slightly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780517200711
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$20.00

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NY: Park Lane Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket slightly rubbed.. 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0517200716 . Glowing color illustrations by Santore reinterpret the traditional fairy tale. Illustrated glossy boards. Unpaginated. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .
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Richard Scarry's Mother Goose

by Scarry, Richard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780307103833
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$20.00

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Racine, WI: Western Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1972. First Printing. Hardcover. 0307103838 . Illustrated glossy boards. Remnants of $2.95 price sticker on front cover. Scarry's trademark colorful and humorous illustrations of animals acting out Mother Goose rhymes. ; Golden Book; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 22 pages .
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Self-Teaching Arithmetic: Second Book

by Studebaker, John W. ; Studebaker, Gordon

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good; Owner signatures inside front and rear covers, a few stray pencil marks, boards lightly worn.
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$25.00

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Boston: Scholastic. Very Good; Owner signatures inside front and rear covers, a few stray . pencil marks, boards lightly worn.. 1962. First Printing. Hardcover. Color illustrations throughout. Die-cut holes in pages that allow students to slip paper below when writing in arithmetic answers and then check against answers when paper is removed. Wire spiral binding inside cloth-backed… Read more
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$25.00
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Taboo: The Wishbone Trilogy, Part One

by Komunyakaa, Yusef

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780374291488
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$25.00

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NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0374291489 . Publisher's press release laid in. Author photo and bio on rear jacket flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pages .
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A Moose for Jessica

by Wakefield, Pat A. ; Carrara, Larry

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly shelfworn.
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780525443421
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$15.00

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NY: E. P. Dutton. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly . shelfworn.. 1987. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0525443428 . Many photos in color and black and white by Shrewsbury, Vermont farmer Larry Carrara, whose cow Jessica, attracted a bull moose boyfriend for 76 days. Cloth-backed boards. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .… Read more
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Greed: Poems

by Ai

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780393035612
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$10.00

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NY: W. W. Norton. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0393035611 . Red cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .
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In Fairyland: A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World

by Doyle, Richard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670395057
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$17.00

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NY: Viking. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670395056 . A reprint of Doyle's enchanting 1870 illustrated fairy book combined with Andrew Lang's 1884 The Princess Nobody: A Tale of Fairyland. Also includes a poem by William Allingham, an introduction by Bryan Holme, and biographical notes by Dr. Patricia Thomason.… Read more
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The Woman Who Fell from the Sky: The Iroquois Story of Creation

by Bierhorst, John

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder stripe on page bottoms.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780688106805
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$15.00

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NY: William Morrow and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder stripe on page bottoms.. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0688106803 . Cloth-backed boards. Luminous color paintings by Robert Andrew Parker illustrated this retelling of the Iroquois creation myth. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Selected Poems 1923-1975

by Warren, Robert Penn

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good; Boards rubbed, green paint flecks on lower corner of front boards and page bottoms.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library. Very Good; Boards rubbed, green paint flecks on lower corner of front . boards and page bottoms.. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Gilt-decorated brown leather. All edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker. Illustrations by Caldecott Medalists Leo and Diane Dillon. ; First Edition Society; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages .
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John Tabor's Ride

by Lent, Blair

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and heavily stained.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and heavily stained.. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. A tall tale about a New England sailor who rides a whale around the world. Written and illustrated by the late Caldecott Medalist. Red illustrated cloth boards. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 48 pages .
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Collected Poems: 1909-1962

by Eliot, T. S.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket edgeworn, price sticker on rear jacket panel.
Edition
Later Printing
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$20.00

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NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket edgeworn, price . sticker on rear jacket panel.. 1963. Later Printing. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 221 pages .
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