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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780439358064
Item Price
$90.00

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New York: Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine, 2003. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. Mary GrandPré. A fine first printing of the first American Edition in a fine dust jacket. Grey quarter-cloth over blue diamond patterned boards. Full number line 1-10. Full wrap around dust jacket with Mary GrandPré illustration. Stated first edition which meets all… Read more
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$90.00
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780439136358
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine, 1999. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Mary GrandPré. A fine contemporary hardcover Book Club Edition from 1999 in a fine dust jacket. Black paper boards. 435 pp. Octavo, 5 & 3/4 x 8 & 3/4 inches tall. The third book in the series
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780545010221
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine, 2005. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. Mary GrandPré. A fine first printing of the first American Edition in a fine dust jacket. Yellow quarter-cloth over green diamond patterned boards. Full number line 1-10. Red endpapers. Full wrap around dust jacket with Mary GrandPré illustration. Stated first edition which… Read more
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780439784542
Item Price
$90.00

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New York: Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine, 2005. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. Mary GrandPré. A fine first printing of the first American Edition in a fine dust jacket. Black quarter-cloth over purple diamond patterned boards. Full number line 1-10. Green endpapers. Full wrap around dust jacket with Mary GrandPré illustration. Stated first edition which… Read more
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$90.00
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The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdoms

by Christopher Finch

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1973
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780810901223
Item Price
$30.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1973. Cloth. Very good. A very good book. White leatherette boards with a cardboard cutout of Mickey Mouse holding a paint brush and a paint can. Cardboard has been reglued, shows some cracks (see photos). Gilt title stamping on spine. Pages are clean and bright, full-color pictures throughout book, including all… Read more
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$30.00
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Swine Lake

by James Marshall; Maurice Sendak

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062051714
Item Price
$20.00

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[New York]: Harper Collins, 1999. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/fine. Maurice Sendak. A fine first edition in a fine dustjacket. .Blue cloth boards. Gilt title stamping on spine. Pages are clean and bright. Unpaginated. 8 x 9 inches tall, octavo. When a lean & mangy wolf stumbles into the Boarshoi Ballet, he finds tasty pigs a-plenty, twirling &… Read more
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$20.00
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Dear Mili

by Wilhelm Grimm; Maurice Sendak

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374317621
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1988. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/near fine. Maurice Sendak. A fine first edition in a near fine price-clipped dustjacket. Gray cloth boards. Gilt title stamping on spine. Pages are clean and bright. Unpageinated. 10 x 9 inches tall, quarto. This story is a "unknown tale by Wilhelm Grimm" that was discovered… Read more
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$15.00
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Brundibar

by Maurice Sendak; Tony Kushner

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2003
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780786809042
Item Price
$20.00

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Berlin : Tempo Praha, 2003. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/fine. A near fine first edition. Brown cloth boards. Gilt title stamping on spine. Front board bent at gutter, otherwise fine. Decorative endpapers. Fine, unclipped dustjacket. 56 pages. 11 x 8 1/2 inches. Based on a Czech opera for children that was performed 55 times by the children… Read more
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$20.00
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The Great Cat Chase a wordless book

by Mercer Mayer

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Scholastic, 1974. First Trade Edition. Paperback. Fine. A fine softcover, first trade edition. Appears unread. November 1974.Octodecimo, 6 x 4 inches tall, Mayer's popular and engaging tale of two children's wild search for an unpredictable, elusive, but lovable cat is now available in a trade paper edition. Mayer's lovely text and colorful, whimsical artwork will… Read more
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image of The Tin Woodman of Oz: A Faithful Story of the Astonishing Adventure Undertaken by the Tin Woodman, assisted by Woot the Wanderer, the Scarecrow of Oz, and Polychrome, the Rainbow's Daughter.

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Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.50 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. No markings or nameplates.Foxing to top… Read more
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image of The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz

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Chicago: Reilly & Lee, ca. 1964. Reprint. Pictorial boards. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding hardcover reprint / reissue, circa 1964-1969. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial boards on front and back. Top right corner bumped, else fine. Binding is sturdy and square. Black, white, and red endpapers. Tiny bookshop label on… Read more
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$50.00
image of The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz

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Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.95 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. Pages evenly toned. No markings or nameplates.… Read more
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$22.00
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The Road to Oz

by L. Frank Baum

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1991
Condition
New
Edition
Fascimile, 2nd priting
ISBN
9780688099978
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Harper Collins / Books of Wonder, 1991. Fascimile, 2nd priting. Pictorial cover. New/new. John R. Neil. A brand new, second printing fascimile of the 1909 edition in a new dust jacket. Green cloth pictorial boards. Black, white, and red endpapers by John R. Neill, and illustrated throughout by him in black and white on colored paper.… Read more
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$35.00
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The Scarecrow of Oz

by L. Frank Baum

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
ca. 1972
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$25.00

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Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. New/new. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.50 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. No markings or nameplates. Bottom right corner bumped. Small bookstore… Read more
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image of The Land of Oz: being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman and also the strange experiences of the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug, Jack Pumpkinhead, the Animated Saw-Horse, and the Gump, the story being a sequel to The Wizard of Oz

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Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.95 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. Pages evenly toned. No markings or nameplates.… Read more
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$22.00
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The Birds' Christmas Carol

by Kate Douglas Wiggin

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1888-1896
Condition
Very good
Edition
510th Thousand
Item Price
$45.00

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Boston: Houghton and Mifflin, 1888-1896. 510th Thousand. Cloth. Very good/poor. Katharine R. Wireman. A very good "510th Thousand" ca. 1896 edition in a poor, but original dustjacket. Difficult to find an early edition with an intact dust jacket. Both the dust jacket and copyright page denote the number of copies of the book of the book. Red… Read more
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$45.00
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Amphigorey Also

by Edward Gorey

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1983
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Congdon & Weed, 1983. First Trade Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. A near fine first trade edition, stated first, in a very good dust jacket. Previous owner's name on first free end paper. Dust jacket chipped on front corners and head and tail of spine with minor loss. Quarto.
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Christmas [pop-up book]

by Robert Sabuda

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2006
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780439845687
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Orchard Books / Scholastic, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial cover. Near fine. Near fine first edition, as stated, pop-up book by paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Small crease on lower spine gutter. All pop ups fine. 16 pp. Eighteenmo, 4 1/2 x 6 inches tall.
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Winter in White [Pop-up book]

by Robert Sabuda

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781847381798
Item Price
$16.00

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New York: Little Simon / Simon & Schuster, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial cover. Fine. Fine first edition. A perfect first edition pop-up book by paper engineer Robert Sabuda. 16 pp. Sixteenmo, 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches tall
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The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins

by Dr. Seuss [Theodor Seuss Geisel]

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1938
Condition
Very good
Edition
Early Printing
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Vanguard Press, 1938. Early Printing. Pictorial cover. Very good/good +. A very good early printing from Dr. Seuss! Black paper pictorial cover over red quarter cloth spine. Shelf wear and rubbing to front and back boards (bottom edge). Cover shows red feathered hat pointing left. Back cover shows hat pointing right. Copyright date is 1938. End… Read more
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$200.00