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Teenie Bird And How She Learned To Fly.

by Bosschaert, Greet.

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2000
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Harry N. Abrams [NY, c2000]. The smallest bird's accession of bravery and flight. Hard Cover. [26] pages, color illus., 30 cm.; color pictorial dj; ex library with marks; VG. Stock#35343.
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Discovering Genetics.

by Cole, Charles J.

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[London/ NY] Stonehenge, 1982. Hard Cover. 96 p., illus (color), 26 cm. Clear, well illustrated introduction to genetics. Stock#34011. Vg, decorative boards/ no dj.
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image of Wild Animal Ways / by Ernest Thompson Seton ... ; with 200 drawings by the author

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Garden City, New York : Doubleday, Page & Company, 1925, c1916. Hard Cover. xi, [3], 243, [8] leaves of plates, illus., 20.5 cm. Contents: Coaly Bay, the outlaw horse -- Foam, or the life and adventures of a razor-backed hog -- Way-Atcha, the coon-raccoon of Kilder Creek -- Billy, the dog that made good -- Atalapha, a winged brownie… Read more
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Science Projects For Young People

by Barr, George, 1907-

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N.Y., Dover, 1986. Soft Cover. 153 p., illus., 21.5 cm. "Simple experiments with light and color, sound and music, plants and chemical analysis." Stock# 33,827. Vg, new/ paper
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image of Life of Kit Carson : Hunter, Trapper, Guide, Indian Agent, and Colonel U.S.A. / by Edward S. Ellis

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New York, Grosset & Dunlap [after 1914]. Hard Cover. 1 p.l., vi, [3]-260 p. ; 19.5 cm. First pub. New York : American News Co., 1889. Dating this edition based on ads for other Grosset & Dunlap books at end. Stock# 102,243. Vg / pictorial binding.
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Woodland Tales, by Ernest Thompson Seton; with 100 drawings by the author.

by Seton, Ernest Thompson, 1860-1946.

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Garden City, N.Y., T Doubleday, Page Company, 1926.. Hard Cover. xv, 238 p., 1 l. illus. (incl. music) 20.5 cm. First published in 1903 and still in print a century later these stories of natural history for juvenile readers are true classics. Stock# 41,840. Good+, small tear in upper spine / no dj.
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Rubber A Wonder Story

by Martin, John

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New York, United States Rubber, [1919]. Soft Cover. [24] p. illus., 24 cm. Colored wrappers. An introductory history of rubber for young readers. Stock# 40,504. Good+/ paper.
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Reign by Reign. llustrated by Anthony & Geoffrey Harper

by Usherwood, Stephen

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NY, Norton, 1960. 'First American edition'. First Edition. Hard Cover. 93 p., of which 41 are color illus.; index; 28.5 cm. First pub. London 1960. One page devoted to each English/ British sovereign, with facing illustrations. Blue cloth stamped in gold; color pictorial dj chipped, mended, now in mylar; VG/fair. Stock#35550.
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Made in Canada

by Bonner, Mary Graham

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Junior Literary Guild/ Knopf, NY [1943]. First Edition. Hard Cover. 'First Edition.' 110, iv p., index, plates (photos); folding map neatly mended with archival tape; 20.5 cm. 'Making things is great fun, especially when the results are truly beautiful. This fascinating book is the story of Canadian girls and boys and their parents who have enjoyed this… Read more
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N.Y., M. Evans, c1985.. Hard Cover. 175 p. illus., maps, 22 cm. The Great Adventurers series. Biography of Henry Morton Stanley, 1841-1904. Stock #29,138. Vg/ dj; vg. Africa, exploration.
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Philadelphia, The Penn Pub. Co., 1923. Hard Cover. 4 p.l., 7-203 p. col. front. (port.)illus. plates, 22 cm. Illustrated lining-papers. The Marys include: Mary, Queen of Scots, Mary Lamb, Mary Lyons, etc. NS. Stock# 35,099. Vg/ no dj.
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All by Herself. 14 Girls Who Made a Difference. Poems by Ann Whitford Paul. Illustrated by Michael Steirnagle.

by Paul, Ann Whitford. Steirnagle, Michael, illustrator.

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9780152014773
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Browndeer Press / Harcourt Brace [c1999]. "First edition". First Edition. Hard Cover. [37], [2] p., color illus., 28.5 cm. Brief biographies in verse of the early lives of Amelia Earhart, Mary Jane McLeod, Violet Sheehy, Rachel Carson, Sacajawea, Ida Lewis, Harriet Hanson, Wilma Rudolph, Wanda Gág, Kate Shelley, Pocahontas, Maria Mitchell, Golda Mahovitch, and Frances Ward. There… Read more
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John Milton

by Fuller,Edmund, 1914-

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N.Y., Seabury, 1967. Hard Cover. 6 p.l., 242 p., 21.5 cm. Presents Milton as a figure deeply involved in the life of his time. Stock# 32,900. Vg/ dj vg.
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Gray Bonnets, In the Days of Roger Williams [by] Slater Brown; illustrated by Fritz Kredel.

by Brown, Slater, 1896-1997 / Kredel, Fritz, 1900-1973

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New York, Aladdin Books, c1954.. Hard Cover. 192 p. : illus. ; 21 cm. This historical novel for juveniles is about the persecution of Quakers in Massachusetts in the 1650's. For Slater Brown it had implications because he, with E.E. CUMMINGS, had been detained in the "enormous room" by the French on dubious gronds and in 1953 when this… Read more
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A Day with Thomas Carlyle.

by Clare, Maurice, pseudonym. [Byron, May Clarissa Gillington, d. 1936]. Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881.

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1913
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London, Hodder & Stoughton [1913]. Hard Cover. [48] pages, 5 color plates; 21 cm. Vg/ illustrated boards. Stock#NS0292.
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Gettysburg; illustrated by Donald McKay.

by Kantor, MacKinlay, 1904-

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New York, Random House [1952]. Hard Cover. 189 p., illus.; 21.5 cm. Series: Landmark Books 23. MacKinlay Kantor, a good storyteller, tells of the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. Stock#39230. Good+/ no dj.
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The Real Book About Indians, by Michael Gorham.

by Folsom, Franklin, 1907-1995. Gorham, Michael, pseudonym

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1953
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Garden City, N.Y., Garden City Books, by arrangement with F. Watts [New York, 1953. Hard Cover. 191 pages, illus., index, 21.5 cm. Franklin Folsom wrote many of his juvenile titles under pseudonyms, as his sympathy for the powerless and abused and his Communist party membership made him dangerous to publishers. Stock#102645. Good+/ illustrated boards.
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Henri Rousseau

by Raboff, Ernest Lloyd. [Rousseau, Henri, 1844-1910]

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Garden City, NY, Doubleday [1969]. Hard Cover. [31] p., illus. & portraits (part color); 28.5 cm. Series: Art for Children. A brief biography of this French artist accompanies color reproductions and analyses of fifteen of his paintings. Stock#40654. Vg/ dj fair, tears from use.
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The Boy's Book of Famous Regiments / by H.A. Ogden ; with the collaboration of H.A. Hitchcock

by Ogden, H. A. [Henry Alexander], 1856-1936 and Hitchcock, Harry Alton, 1877-

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New York: Robert M. McBride, 1914.. First Edition. Hard Cover. [xiii], 260 p., [3] leaves of plates (plus col. front.), 26 illus., 21 cm. Illustrations by H.A. Ogden. World War I had broken out when this was published; the last chapter is "Some Regiments of Europe during the Great War." Many of the young readers of this book would… Read more
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New York, Hampton, [1923?] . Hard Cover. 6 p. l., 324 p. col. front., 5 col. plates. 24.5 cm. illustrated in colour by Florence Choate and Elizabeth Curtis. Copyright, New York, Frederick A. Stokes [1920] Biographies of 31histoeical and four fictional heroes. Stock# 38,731. Vg, illustrated boards.
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