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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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Alice in Many Tongues: The Translations of Alice in Wonderland.

by Weaver, Warren, 1894-1978.

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Madison, Wis. UP, 1964; reprint Martino, 1999. Hard Cover. Octavo; x, 147 p.; 23 cm. binder's cloth; new. This work includes a history of translations of Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson) Alice in Wonderland, chapters on Dodgson, the history of Alice in Wonderland as an original publication, and the difficulties encountered in translating the text. A checklist… 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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Masquerade.

by Williams, Kit.

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Schocken Books, NY. 'Fifth printing, 1981'. 'First American edition'. Hard Cover. 'In this Illustrated Fantasy the Moon falls in love with the Sun. She entrusts her gift, a fabulous Jewel, to Jack Hare who must travel through Earth Air Fire and Water to reach the Sun. Along the way many adventures befall Jack Hare, but in the… Read more
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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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Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930. Hard Cover. xii, 271 p. col. front., illus., col. plates. 23.5 cm. "Junior Books." "First edition." Illustrated lining-papers. The first of the author's Grandmather books, this gathers stories from the Basque region of Spain. PA. Stock# 37,101. Good+, spine faded/ no dj.
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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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Chicago, New York [etc.] Rand, McNally & Company [c1912]. Hard Cover. 2 p. l., 7-247 p. front., illus., plates (part col.) 20 cm. Originally published in 1910 under title: Pilgrim Stories. Stock# 35,632. Vg/ no dj.
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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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Hansi. Story and Pictures by Ludwig Bemelmans

by Bemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962

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Viking, NY. Hard Cover. [64] p., color illus. throughout including endpapers (cutaway view of Uncle Herman's House); 31 cm. First published October 1934 (Pomerance A14a). Hansi, who lives in Innsbruck, is sent to his Uncle Herman's, high in the Austrian Tyrol, for the Christmas holidays. Color pictorial boards, corners bumped; color pictorial dj (identical to boards) worn & torn… Read more
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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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