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THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

by Collodi, Carlo (translated and adapted by Marianna Mayer) (illustrations by Gerald McDermott)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1981
Condition
very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0590075462122
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$10.00

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New York: Four Winds Press, 1981. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0590075462 122pp.
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STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSON WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY EDMUND DULAC

by Anderson, Hans Christian

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
2008
Condition
fine, light brown cloth (hardcover)
ISBN
9781606600009
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$25.00

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Mineola, NY: Calla Editions, 2008. HC. fine, light brown cloth (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 1606600001 An unabridged republication of "Stories from Hans Anderson," originally published by Hodder & Stoughton, New York and London, in 1911. 251pp.
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THE OLD SCHLOSS

by Corlies, Margaret L. (signed and inscribed by 22 December 1905)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1906
Condition
good, brown cloth spine, paper covered boards (hardcover)
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$60.00

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Philadelphia, PA: The John C. Winston Company, 1906. HC. good, brown cloth spine, paper covered boards (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. Schloss is German for a palace, or manor house. Corner of one color plate torn, but laid in - white space only, not the illustration. Light edgewear to boards. "Pictured by pupils of the Pennsylvania Museum and… Read more
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$60.00
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ROLY-POLY SNOWMAN

by Otto, Margaret G. (illustrated by Susanne Suba)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1954
Condition
good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$10.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1954. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 83pp.
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PERRI

by Salten, Felix

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1938
Condition
good, light brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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$8.50

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Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1938. HC. good, light brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. No dustjacket. 228pp.
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$8.50
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FAMOUS PLANES AND FAMOUS FLIGHTS

by Winslow, John (illustrations by Irvin L. Holcombe)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1940
Condition
good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$20.00

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New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc, 1940. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. The evolution of flight for children. unpaginated.
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SILAS SNOBDEN'S OFFICE BOY

by Alger, Horatio (foreword by Ralph D. Gardner)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0385025513240
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$10.00

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New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1973. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0385025513 240pp.
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$10.00
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THE KEENE MYSTERY - [Keene, New Hampshire]

by Grant, Bill (signed and inscribed by the author)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1991
Condition
good+wraps (softcover) signed/inscribed by the author
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$30.00

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Keene, NH: Servant Communications, 1991. good+wraps (softcover) signed/inscribed by the author. ill. by Karen Waterman. 120pp.
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$30.00
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THE TRAVELING MUSICIANS - A BONNIE BOOK

by Tingle, Dolli (illustrated by)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) light edgewear
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$10.00

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Kenosha, WI: John Martin's House, Inc, 1946. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) light edgewear. color illustrations. Light edgewear to boards. unpaginated.
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STORIES OF REMARKABLE BIRDS. FOR THE AMUSEMENT OF MY YOUNG FRIENDS

by Hawthorne, Alice

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1869
Condition
good, maroon cloth (hardcover) faded spine and wear to cloth
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$75.00

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New York: Allen Brothers, 1869. HC. good, maroon cloth (hardcover) faded spine and wear to cloth. B&W illustrations. UNCOMMON LITTLE BOOK - Christmas gift inscription from Dec. 25, 1869; and on front pastedown is the later bookplate of the recipient. Facing to the spine and wear to the cloth covers. 128pp.
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$75.00
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BERT WILSON AT THE WHEEL

by Duffield, J. W.

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Published
1913
Condition
good, pictorial cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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$6.50

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New York: Sully and Kleinteich, 1913. HC. good, pictorial cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W frontispiece. Book lists to No. 8 - Bert Wilson in the Rockies. Printed on acidic paper, no dustjacket, some soiling to cloth covers. 220pp.
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BERT WILSON AT PANAMA

by Duffield, J. W.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1914
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - SEE NOTE
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$15.00

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New York: Sully and Kleinteich, 1914. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - SEE NOTE. B&W illustrations. Uncommon with dustjacket. Books list four books in First Series, and four books in Second Series to IN THE ROCKIES. IMPORTANT -- DAMSTAIN TO THE BOTTOM CORNER OF THE BOOK BLOCK - NO PAGES EVER STUCK, but obvious. But, what you… Read more
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BERT WILSON'S TWIN CYLINDER RACER

by Duffield, J. W.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1914
Condition
good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$40.00

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New York: Sully and Kleinteich, 1914. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W frontispiece. Book lists to No. 8 - "...IN THE ROCKIES." Printed on acidic paper. 212pp.
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HELEN FORD - ALTA EDITION

by Alger, Horatio

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1866
Condition
good, decorated red cloth (hardcover) wear to cloth, faded spine
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$8.00

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Philadelphia, PA: Porter & Coates, 1866. HC. good, decorated red cloth (hardcover) wear to cloth, faded spine. One of the inexpensive reprints of the times. Lacks front free endpaper, acidic paper, cover wear, darkened spine. Happy to provide images. 297pp, ads.
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THE HAPPY DAY - First Edition

by Krauss, Ruth; Simont, Marc (pictures by)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1949
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) SEE NOTE
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$800.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1949. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) SEE NOTE. B&W illustrations. This copy comes from the estate of Ursula Nordstrom that I purchased in late 1990s, and am now listing for the first time. Ursula was editor in chief of the Juvenile Department of Harper and Row from 1940-1977. This copy has full… Read more
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$800.00
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WALTER SHERWOOD'S PROBATION

by Alger, Horatio

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1897
Condition
good, decorated green cloth (hardcover)
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$60.00

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Philadelphia, PA: Henry T. Coates & Co, 1897. HC. good, decorated green cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Probably second printing - points match Bennett 191, EXCEPT, first edition had no ads, this printing has 10 pages of ads following text. Images happily provided. 351pp, 10p ads.
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OUT FOR BUSINESS OR ROBERT FROST'S STRANGE CAREER

by Alger, Horatio (completed by Arthur M. Winfield)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1900
Condition
good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover)
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$25.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1900. HC. good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover). B&W frontispiece. Clean and tight copy, light cover soil. Happy to provide images. 287pp.
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TOM TEMPLE'S CAREER

by Alger, Horatio

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1888
Condition
good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover)
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$14.50

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New York: A. L. Burt Publisher, 1888. HC. good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Nice clean and tight copy, Christmas 1899 gift inscription. Images happily provided so you can match the bindings in your collection. 277pp, ads.
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OUT FOR BUSINESS; OR, ROBERT FROST'S STRANGE CAREER

by Alger, Horatio (completed by Arthur M. Winfield)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1900
Condition
good with faults, green cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTES
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$45.00

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Rahway, NJ: The Mershon Company, 1900. HC. good with faults, green cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTES. B&W frontispiece. Uncommon Edition - Let me send you images of this copy. Tight bookblock, with slight cant -- A CRITTER HAS NIBBLED ON THE FOREEDGE OF THE TOP BOARD, and STAINING ON THE BOTTOM OF THE BOOKBLOCK - possibly bugs. These faults… Read more
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IN A NEW WORLD; OR, AMONG THE GOLD-FIELDS OF AUSTRALIA - FIRST EDITION

by Alger, Horatio

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1893
Condition
good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover) light edgewear
Item Price
$150.00

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Philadelphia, PA: Porter & Coates, 1893. HC. good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover) light edgewear. B&W illustrations. FIRST EDITION - Bennett 82, all points. Clean and tight copy, light edgewear, no names or markings. Happily provide images. 323pp, 8pp ads.
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$150.00