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In Blue Bird Time

by Donaldson, Ellen Miller

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Published
1926
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good-
Edition
1st
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Springfield MA: Milton Bradley Co.. 1st. 1926. good-. Hardcover. 160pp; 3-color frontis, ils & plates; color il paper over front & back boards; black linen backstrip is tattered with accession number on bottom; heavy wear to extrems of cover; 3-color ils on white endpages; prev. owner's bookplate on free front endpage; library pocket on back endpage .
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Uncorking the Past: The Quest for Wine, Beer, and Other Alcoholic Beverages

by McGovern, Patrick

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Published
2009
Condition
vg
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780520253797
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$5.00

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Univ of California Press. 1st. 2009. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:9780520253797 330 pages including index; black cover with giilt lettering on spine; black dust jacket looks fine except for rippling to back & there is a large (beer?) stain inside .
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Arabian Nights, The - Illustrated Junior Library

by none

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Published
1993
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vg
ISBN
9780448060064
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NY: Grosset & Dunlap. 1993. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:044806006X 327 pages + color illustrated plates; contents clean; b/w illustrations; 9" tall; color illustrated covers & spine; clear plastic dj .
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Nibelungenlied, The - Revised Edition

by Lettsom, William Nanson, English trans. William Carpernter, intro.

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Published
1901
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good+
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Colonial Pr. / Lamb Pubg.. 1901. good+. Hardcover. blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering & rules; top edge gilt, other edges uncut; 405pp; sepia frontis & 2 plates, all with tissue guards; laid paper; slight darkening to spine; light wear to extrems; hinges starting .
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Kalevala, The: An epic of Finland and all mankind

by Kirkinen, Heikki & Hannes Sihvo

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Published
1985
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vg
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$12.50

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Helsinki: Finnish-American Cultural Institute. 1985. vg. Paperback. In English. 7.5" tall; 80pp; heavy glossy paper; black cover with color il on front; first 52pp text on black paper, followed by color ils on black paper; light wear to extrems of cover .
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Folk Medicine Plants Used in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

by Wieand, Paul R.

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Published
1970
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vg-
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Allentown, PA: Wieand's Pennsylvania Duch. 1970. vg-. Paperback. 3rd ptg. 48-pg booklet; b/w illustrations; text clean, previous owner name inside front cover; solid stapled binding; 8.5" tall; darkening to stiff wraps .
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Gifts of the Child Christ, The: Fairytales and Stories for the Childlike (2 volumes)

by MacDonald, George / Glenn Edward Sadler, ed. & intro.

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Published
1976
Condition
vg
ISBN
9780802815187
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Eerdmans. 1976. vg. Paperback. ISBN:0802815189 3rd ptg. thus; b/w frontis each volume; 9" tall; Vol. 1: 333pp; Vol. 2: 261pp with small stain top edge .
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Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp and Other Stories

by none

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good
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NY: A. L. Burt . good. Hardcover. no date, circa early 1900s; 120pp + 1 ad pg; contents unmarked; b/w illustrations throughout; free front ep has been removed; binding shaken; wear to brown cover with red & green illustration on front .
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UK: Angus & Robertson / Bluegum. 1985. vg+. Paperback. ISBN:020714950x 7.75" tall; 59pp; color & b/w plates & other b/w decoration; glossy paper; slight toning to white cover .
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Tales of Uncle Remus, The: The Adventures of Brer Rabbit

by Lester, Julius

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Published
1987
Condition
good+
ISBN
9780803702714
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Dial. 1987. good+. Hardcover. ISBN:080370271x 16th ptg. thus; 151 pages. double-page color plates & other b/w ils; brown cover with gilt lettering on spine has some wear to extrems & what may be a bite from tooth of dog; color il'd dust jacket is a bit rippled top edge, has Coretta Scott King Award sticker bottom front .
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Eventyr og Historier

by Andersen, H.C.

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Published
1950
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good+
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Odense, Denmark: Flensteds Forlag. 1950. good+. Hardcover. Fairy Tales & Stories TEXT IN Danish. 159 pages; b/w illustrations; text clean, previous owner name in ink on half title page; binding cocked; 14.5 cm tall; .
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So Here Then Are Dreams

by Schreiner, Olive

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Published
1901
Condition
good
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$102.00

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East Aurora NY;: Elbert Hubbard. 1901. good. Hardcover. lovely copy; 10" tall; brown sueded leather backstrip has 1/2" chip top; initials, border & ornament designed by Saint Gerome; prepared under the supervision of Andrew Andrews at the Roycrofter Shop; text in black, decorations in black & brown; paper is watermarked with the Roycroft logo and the word Roycroft; frontis in… Read more
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Magic Butterfly, The: And Other Fairy Tales of Central Europe (A Giant Golden Book)

by Obligado, George, English trans.

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Published
1963
Condition
good
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NY: Golden Pr.. 1963. good. Hardcover. 14.25" tall; 64pp; laminated color il'd cover; color ils, some full-page & double-page; bottom 2.75" of spine-covering is missing; heavy wear to corners of cover; 6 tales; erratum slip glued into verso side of free front endpage; 2-color il'd endpages .
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Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales: World Edition - Volume I

by Anersen, Hans Christian / Svend Larsen, ed. / R.P. Keigwin, trans.

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Published
1960
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vg+
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$13.00

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Odense, Denmark: Flensted . 1960. vg+. Hardcover. World Ed., Vol. 1 only. 394 pages; b/w illustrations; clean & tight; 5.5" tall; light shelf wear to edges of dj; slip case with wear to edges & boards showing at corners .
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King Midas and the Golden Touch

by Perkins, Al

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Published
1969
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good
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Beginner Books. 1969. good. Hardcover. Book club edition. 62pp; color ils including on cover & endapges; cover is soiled with wear to extrems .
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Stories from the Thousand and One Nights (The Arabian Nights' Entertainments) - The Harvard Classics, Volume 16

by Lane, Edward Wm., & Stanley Lane-Poole, trans. & revision / Charles W. Eliot, ed.

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Published
1909
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vg-
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NY: P.F. Collier & Son. 1909. vg-. Hardcover. 460pp; illustrated frontis with tissue guard; text clean, previous owner name inside front cover; shelf wear to edges of red cover with blind stamped border & emblem on front; gilt lettering on sunned spine .
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Ugly Duckling, The

by Andersen, Hans Christian / retold by Mary Ellen Sias

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Published
1988
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good
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Weekly Reader Bks.. 1988. good. Paperback. A Weekly Reader Fairy Tale. 9.25" tall; 30pp + cover; stapled binding; color il each page; some browning to cover & pp .
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Sword of the Rightful King: A Novel of King Arthur

by Yolen, Jane

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Published
2004
Condition
vg
ISBN
9780152054748
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Magic Carpet / Harcourt. 2004. vg. Paperback. ISBN:9780152054748 361 pages; interior clean, pp toned; binding solid .
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Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales

by none

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vg
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Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday. vg. Hardcover. Book Club Edition. no publication date. 200+ tales. xii + 632pp; contents clean; binding solid; 8.25" tall; light shelf wear to edges of green cover; wear / small chips to edges of orange dj; black illustration with white lettering, green title bands, & yellow decor; spine faded .
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Milwaukee, WI: Ideals Publishing. 1966. vg. Paperback. 3 vols. containing 40+ stories. interiors clean; color illustrations; solid stapled bindings; 7.25" tall; light shelf wear to edges of color il'd yellow, red & blue wraps .
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