Children's Books from Scraps of American History

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The Little Engine that Could

by Piper, Walter

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Scraps of American History
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$40.00

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Unpaginated, illustrated with color art. "I think I can, I think I can" the famous little train that saved the day for a load of toys. Yellow cloth binding with black line drawing and titles on front cover. Very light edge wear, a little spotting of cover, interior pages bright. Illustrated dust jacket with blue titles on front cover and… Read more
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$40.00
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Little Lord Fauntleroy

by Burnett, Frances Hodgson

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Scraps of American History
Published
1916
Condition
Good
Edition
Later printing
Item Price
$80.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Later printing. Original Cloth. Good/No jacket as issued. Birch, Reginald. Beautiful copy of the first novel written by Frances Hodgson Burnett, published as a book in 1886. This edition, dated 1916 on the title page, features the sentimental illustrations by Reginald Birch that had such an effect on fashion for little boys… Read more
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$80.00
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Short Stories of Our Shy Neighbors

by Kelly, Mrs. M. A. B.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not Stated
Item Price
$10.00

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New York: American Book Company, 1896. Not Stated. Original Cloth. Very Good/No jacket as issued. 214 pages plus advertising, illustrated with black and white drawings. Natural history for children about common creatures. Beautiful burgundy cloth binding with black stamped decorations and black lettering on front cover and spine. Light edge wear, colors and lettering bright, corners and spine… Read more
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$10.00
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The Sod House

by Coatsworth, Elizabeth

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Scraps of American History
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Stated First printing
Item Price
$25.00

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64 pages, illustrated with black and white drawings. The story of a German family as pioneers in pre-Civil War Kansas. Mint green cloth binding with black lettering on front cover and spine. Looks as good as new with very little edge wear, very slight bumping of corners, interior pages bright and clean, former owner name and date in pencil on… Read more
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The Adventures of Paddy the Beaver

by Burgess, Thornton W.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1945
Condition
Good +
Edition
Not Stated
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap , 1945. Not Stated. Original Cloth. Good +/good. Cady, Harrison. 180 pgs., very large print. From The Bedtime Story Books series, written by an author that wanted to be a naturalist and used children's books to teach love of nature. Brown illustrated cloth binding with black lettering and drawing on front… Read more
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$15.00