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Detective Stories
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Detective Stories

By PULLMAN, Philip, Editor

New York: Kingfisher, 1998. First printing, Kingfisher trade paperback, 1998. Very good condition with front cover crease along hinge. 224 unmarked pages. An illustrated collection of classic mystery stories suitable for young readers.. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Nick Hardcastle.

$6.95

Better Homes and Gardens Story Book (1950 Edition) Plus Better Homes and Gardens Second Story Book (1952 Edition); 2 Vol. Set

By O'CONNOR, Betty

Des Moines, IA: Meredith Publishing Company, 1950. Favorite Stories and Poems from Children's Literature, with Illustrations from Famous Editions. Vol. 1; Original mustard colored cloth binding with Little Black Sambo in the bottom right hand corner. Cover has light edge wear, slightly bumped and fraying corners. The Pledge of Allegiance DOES NOT have "Under God' included. The interior has no writing except childrens names and a gift inscription n the ownership box on the front end paper. The text block is clean, with some foxing (light brown spots) where something had been laid in on a couple of pages of "The Little Red Hen." 151 tight pages with no markings except for the light foxing and a few smudges. Vol. 2: Original red colored cloth binding with Illlustrations of characters in the book under the titles. Has light edge wear on spine ends and corners. The top right-hand corner of the front end paper has been cut out to remove names. 176 pages are tight and exceptionally clean. Nice, sound, collectible copies.. No Edition Stated. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$145.00

The Little Lame Prince and The Adventures of a Brownie
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The Little Lame Prince and The Adventures of a Brownie

By CRAIK, Dinah Maria Mulock

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1948. Slipcased Illustrated Junior Library edition. Clean, bright copy with many colorful illustrations. Sticker remnant on front end paper. Classic stories for children. Slipcase is scuffed and edgeworn. 327 tight, bright pages. . Pictorial Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket- Slipcased. Illus. by Lucille Corcos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Kidnapped
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Kidnapped

By STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Chicago: John C. Winston Co., 1925. Good copy bound in cloth with color illustration on cover. No dust jacket. 340 pages, frontispiece, color and black and white illustrations throughout, glossary. Book is in sound but often-read condition. Cover illustration has a nick and streaks of wear but remains vivid. End paper illustrations are bright and clean. Pages show age-toning on edges. Classic story of a boy coming of age in a violent time in Scotland. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Frank Godwin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.99

Last Rainmaker, The
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Last Rainmaker, The

By GARLAND, Sherry

San Diego: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1997. First paperback printing. Fine, as-new copy. 324 pages. Novel for young people about a girl who runs away to join a Wild West show. . First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Fine.

$5.99

Dr. Chill's Project

By HOOBLER, Thomas

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1987. First Edition, 1987. Fine first printing in very good dust jacket with wear on edges and spine ends and one small closed tear at top of back flap hinge, protected in clear, archival polyester cover. 188 pages. Fifteen-year-old girl joins mysterious project for people with extrasensory perception.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.95

Seal Child
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Seal Child

By PECK, Sylvia

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1989. Nice copy with minor bumping to corners. Dust jacket, protected in mylar, is slightly frayed at top front corner, otherwise fine. Author draws on Celtic lore to create a powerful story of friends caught between two worlds. 200 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Robert Andrew Parker. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.99

The Thirteenth Pearl : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories No. 56
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The Thirteenth Pearl : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories No. 56

By KEENE, Carolyn

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1991. Brand new, unread copy. No. 56 in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series for young readers. Colorful pictorial cover without dust jacket. 180 tight, bright pages.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$4.49

Mystery of the Fire Dragon, The

By KEENE, Carolyn

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1961. No. 38 in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series for young readers. Colorful pictorial cover is clean and bright. 182 tight, bright pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$10.00

YolandaBaby Meets the Bipper : An Adventure in Self-Esteem
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YolandaBaby Meets the Bipper : An Adventure in Self-Esteem

By BENNETT-BOLTINGHOUSE, Jo Ann

Omaha, Nebraska: Corey Publishing, 2004. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page, matching book mark laid in.In this book about self-esteem, you will follow YolandaBaby from the race track to sububan family living as she meets feelings of insecurity head-on.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover- Decorative Boards. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Illustrated By Libby Ridgeway. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.99

Sunny Boy in the Big City
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Sunny Boy in the Big City

By WHITE, Ramy Allison

New York: Barse & Co., 1920. Barse & Co., 1920, No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Nearly a century old, but doesn't look it. Well cared for, clean, tight and bright. One of a popular series of wholesome books for children and the entire family. Large, readable type. 214 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings. Green cloth cover has embossed illustration of boy hugging dog. No dust jacket.. No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Cloth. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Charles L. Wrenn. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.99

A House Full of Echoes
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A House Full of Echoes

By KAY, Mara

New York: Crown Publishers Inc., 1980. Marguerite senses something odd at her boarding school. An engrossing novel for young fans of the occult. 168 pages. A crisp, clean copy. Dust jacket has a chip at top of spine, crease on back, small tear at top edge of back.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Jacket Painting By Michael Garland. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.99

Who Killed Christopher?
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Who Killed Christopher?

By KORSCHUNOW, Irina

New York: William Collins Publishers Inc., 1980. First American Edition, 1980. William Collins Publishers hard cover in like-new condition, in very good dust jacket with a couple of tiny tears, tiny chip at top of spine, protected in clear, easily removable, archival polyester cover. Translated from the German by Eva L. Mayer. Engrossing short novel explores the subject of teenage suicide and the pressures on young people in modern society. 125 pages. . First U.S. Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.95

The Great War : Stories of World War I
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The Great War : Stories of World War I

By JABLONSKI, Edward

Racine, Wis.: Whitman Publishing Co., 1965. Fictionalized real-life stories of adventure in the Great War, for young readers. 210 age-toned pages. Many illustrations. Nice copy of this hard-to-find title. . No Edition Stated. Pictorial Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Arnie Kohn. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.99

The RIFLEMEN OF THE OHIO : A Story of Early Days Along "The Beautiful River"
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The RIFLEMEN OF THE OHIO : A Story of Early Days Along "The Beautiful River"

By ALTSHELER, Joseph A.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1910. Published Sept. 1910 with (1) on last page. The embossed leather spine is rubbed, particularly near bottom. The dark blue cloth is edge worn, particularly on the corners. The decorative end-papers, and 355 pages with 4 color illustrations are tightly bound. The illustration after page 92 has a 1/2 inch tear at bottom. There are some finger smudges and spots on the pages, but none interfere with the text. This story continues the fortunes of Henry Ware, Paul Cotter and their friends, who were the central characters in "The Young Trailers," "The Forest Runners," and "The Free Rangers.". First Edition. Leather Spine / Cloth Boards. COLLECTIBLE GOOD/No Jacket. Illus. by D. C. Hutchison. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$1200.00

The Choice : A Story of Christian Faith
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The Choice : A Story of Christian Faith

By MINEAR, Paul Sevier

Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1948. Fictionallized story of Clement, an early Christian. Green cloth, with white lettering, showing just a bit of edge wear. 320 clean, tight, slightly age-toned pages. 3 copies available.. No Edition Stated. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Harry T. Fisk. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.99

Patty on Horseback
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Patty on Horseback

By BROCK, Emma L.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. A delightful story about Patty working very hard to earn her horse..illustrated by the author. Red cloth with blue lettiring on the spine and blue illlustration of Patty and her horse in the front cover. Light edge wear to corners and spine edges. 80 pages with the top corner bumped on the last few. . First Edition Stated. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Emma L. Brock.

$18.99

The Hideout
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The Hideout

By BUNTING, Eve

San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1991. Suspense story for young readers. Boy stages his own kidnapping to pay for a trip to England to see his father. 158 pages. Light edgewear.. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.

$3.99

The Uncrowned  King
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The Uncrowned King

By WRIGHT, Harold Bell

Chicago: The Book Supply Co., 1910. First Edition, 1910. A beautiful little hard cover bound in red cloth with gilt decorations and lettering. Minor spots on back cover. Slight edge wear to the spine edges and corners. 118 slightly age-toned pages with 11 illustrations by the renowned illustrator John Rea Neill. End papers show wrinkling, foxing. "The Crown is not the kingdom, nor is one King because he wears a crown.". First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by John Rea Neill.

$45.95

Black Elephant
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Black Elephant

By VOIGHT, Virginia Frances

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice -Hall, Inc., 1959. Bright, clean copy bound in green cloth, in very good dust jacket with wear at hinges, spine ends and corners, protected in clear, archival polyester cover. For young readers, with illustrations throughout by William A. McCaffery. Ebony, a young black elephant, runs away from the circus, and Dilly, the elephant boy, sets out to find him. 182 pages, with bump to top edges of some, green ink mark on bottom.. No Edition Stated. Cloth. Good/Good. Illus. by William A. McCaffery. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.99

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