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Swan Lake.

by HELPRIN, Mark. With illustrations by Chris Van Allsburg.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1989.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780395498583
Item Price
$100.00

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Boston: Ariel Books/Houghton Mifflin Co., 1989. Signed by Chris Van Allsburg on the title page. First edition / First printing. Navy cloth. Fine, without dust jacket as issued. Archival clear mylar jacket is supplied.
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$100.00
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Alberic the Wise.

by JUSTER, Norton. With illustrations by Leonard Baskin.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
As New
Edition
First thus / First printing.
ISBN
9780887082436
Item Price
$100.00

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Saxonville, MA: Picture Book Studio, 1992. Signed on the title page by Norton Juster. First thus / First printing. Pictorial laminated boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$100.00
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The Sea Lion: A Story of the Sea Cliff People.

by KESEY, Ken.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1991.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780670839162
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Viking, 1991. First edition / First printing. Tan cloth spine, blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Kesey's second book for children.
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$25.00
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Alex Rodriguez: Hit A Grand Slam!

by RODRIGUEZ, Alex.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1998.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780878339976
Item Price
$75.00

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Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., 1998. Signed by Alex Rodriguez. First edition / First printing. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. The baseball star's first book. Three time AL MVP (2003, 2005, 2007). The youngest player to hit 500 home runs and 600 home runs. Known as one of baseball's finest shortstops, he switched to third base to… Read more
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$75.00
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The Golden Compass: His Dark Materials Book One.

by PULLMAN, Philip

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780679879244
Item Price
$85.00

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New York Alfred A. Knopf, 1996 First U.S. edition / First printing. Navy cloth spine, navy paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. Published in the U.K. as the Northern Lights. The first book in Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy. Winner of the 1995 Carnegie Medal. Winner of the 2007 Carnegie of Carnegies Award.
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$85.00
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Crow and Weasel.

by LOPEZ, Barry. With illustrations by Tom Pohrt

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Orpheus Books
Published
1990.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780865474390
Item Price
$25.00

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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1990. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Navy cloth. Very fine in first issue binding with gilt lettering on front board in near fine dust jacket. Someone has used the book as a support when writing, which left debossed lettering all over the cover. Otherwise the jacket… Read more
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$25.00
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.

by ALEXIE, Sherman. Art by Ellen Forney

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Orpheus Books
Published
2007.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780316013680
Item Price
$55.00

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New York: Little Brown, 2007. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Pale blue paper-covered boards. Slight push to the top of the spine, else fine in fine dust jacket. A fresh clean copy with no toning to the pages. The well-regarded writer's first book for children. Winner of the National Book… Read more
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$55.00
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Who-Paddled-Backward-With Trout.

by NORMAN, Howard. With illustrations by Ed Young

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Orpheus Books
Published
1987.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780316611824
Item Price
$65.00

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Boston: Joy Street/Little, Brown & Company, 1987. Signed by Howard Norman and Ed Young on the title page. First edition / First printing. Blue green paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Ed Young is a Chinese born American Illustrator who has won the 1990 Caldecott Medal, and two Caldecott Honor Awards (1967 & 1992). Howard Norman… Read more
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$65.00
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Nutcracker.

by HOFFMANN, E. T. A. With illustrations by Maurice Sendak

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Orpheus Books
Published
1984.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.K. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780370308401
Item Price
$25.00

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London: The Bodley Head, 1984. First U.K. edition / First printing. Navy cloth. Very fine in near fine dust jacket,with a short tear to the bottom of the front panel and a puncture tear to the rear gutter. The dust jacket is from the U.S. edition published by Crown, and this book was purchased in the U.S. in… Read more
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$25.00
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Lucy's Christmas.

by HALL, Donald with illustrations by Michael McCurdy

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Orpheus Books
Published
1994.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780152768706
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Browndeer Press / Harcourt Brace, 1994. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Pictorial laminated boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. (A Children's Book).
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$45.00
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I Am The Dog, I Am The Cat.

by HALL, Donald with illustrations by Barry Moser

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Orpheus Books
Published
1994.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780803715042
Item Price
$100.00

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New York: Dial Books, 1994. Signed on the title page by Donald Hall and Artist Barry Moser. First edition / First printing. Lavender cloth spine, navy paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. (A Children's Book).
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$100.00
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The Meanwhile Adventures.

by DOYLE, Roddy. With drawings by Brian Ajhar

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Orpheus Books
Published
2004.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780439662109
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Arthur A. Levine Books, 2004. Signed and dated 11/11/04 by Roddy Doyle on the title page. First edition / First printing. Green cloth spine, purple paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$40.00
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The Wretched Stone.

by VAN ALLSBURG, Chris

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Orpheus Books
Published
1991.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780395533079
Item Price
$50.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. Signed on the title page by the author/artist. First edition / First printing. Navy cloth spine, blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$50.00
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Crow and Weasel.

by LOPEZ, Barry. With illustrations by Tom Pohrt

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Orpheus Books
Published
1990.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780865474390
Item Price
$45.00

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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1990. Signed on the title page by Barry Lopez. First edition / First printing. Navy cloth. Very fine in first issue binding with gilt lettering on front board in very fine dust jacket.
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$45.00
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Alberic the Wise.

by JUSTER, Norton. With illustrations by Leonard Baskin

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
As New
Edition
First thus / First printing.
ISBN
9780887082436
Item Price
$75.00

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Saxonville, MA: Picture Book Studio, 1992. Signed on the title page by Norton Juster. First thus / First printing. Pictorial laminated boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$75.00
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William Wegman: Cinderella.

by WEGMAN, William

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Orpheus Books
Published
1993.
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second printing.
ISBN
9781562823498
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Hyperion, 1993. Signed with drawing of a dog on the half-title page: to Katherine William Wegman '94. Second printing. Black paper-covered boards Fine in near fine dust jacket, with small tear at the front flap fold.
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$40.00
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Ginny Ruffner: The Imagination Cycle.

by RUFFNER, Ginny. Paper engineering and design by Bruce Foster

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Orpheus Books
Published
2009.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781605308043
Item Price
$35.00

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La Conner, WA: Museum of Northwest Art, 2009. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers in illustrated slipcase. Fine. A pop-up book.
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$35.00
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Ginny Ruffner: The Imagination Cycle.

by RUFFNER, Ginny. Paper engineering and design by Bruce Foster

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Orpheus Books
Published
2009.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781605308043
Item Price
$75.00

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La Conner, WA: Museum of Northwest Art, 2009. Signed by Ginny Ruffner on the front cover of the book. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers in illustrated slipcase. Very fine. An pop-up book.
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$75.00
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ANTics! An Alphabetical ANThology.

by Hepworth, Cathi

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780399218620
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1992. Signed by Cathi Hepworth. First edition / First printing. Illustrated laminated boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. A delightful alphabet book, with each word containing "ant" (Flamboyant, Immigrant, etc).
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$25.00
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How Glooskap Outwits The Ice Giants And Other Tales Of The Maritime Indians.

by NORMAN, Howard. With illustrations by Michael McCurdy

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Orpheus Books
Published
1989.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780316611817
Item Price
$18.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1989. Signed by Howard Norman. First edition / First printing. Orange paper-covered boards. Near fine with bands of light fading to the extremities in fine dust jacket.
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$18.00