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WHY THE BEAVER HAS A BROAD TAIL - Amik Gazhi Debinung We Zawonugom

by Enosse, Susan; Fox, Mary Lou (translation by Melvina Corfiere)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$9.95

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Cobalt, Ontario: Highway Book Shop, 1980. 11 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light wear at the corners with a bit of a mark on the front cover; no interior markings. This story was told by Susan Enosse and written down in English by Mary Lou Fox, then translated into Ojibwe by Melvina Corbiere; it has been printed… Read more
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THE BUTTY BOY

by Walsh, Jill Paton

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780140319620
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$11.95

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London: Puffin Books, 1986. 116 pp. Personalized inscription on the title page by Jill Paton Walsh to author Jean Little. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Cover art by Vanessa Julian-Ottie; interior line drawings by Juliette Palmer. Adventure through the canals of Britain.... Signed… Read more
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SWITCH ON THE NIGHT

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780394804866
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$14.95

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf - Umbrella Books, 1993. Unpaginated. Pictorial boards; illustrated endpapers. All all-new presentation based on the 1955 edition. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour by Leo and Diane Dillon. Meet a boy who is afraid of the dark. But as he moves through a… Read more
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CAPTURING JOY - The Story of Maud Lewis

by Bogart, Jo Ellen

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780887765681
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$49.95

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Toronto: Tundra Books, 2002. Unpaginated. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; yellow endpapers. Personalised inscription from Jo Ellen Bogart to author Jean Little on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners; price intact; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Dj art and interior colour by Maud Lewis; pencil drawings by Mark Lang.. Signed by… Read more
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BEAUTIFUL BLACKBIRD

by Bryan, Ashley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689847318
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$19.95

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New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2003. Unpaginated. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated endpapers. Personalised inscription from Ashley Bryan to author Jean Little on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour by Ashley Bryan.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. Illus.… Read more
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AN ARTHUR RACKHAM STORY BOOK

by Anonymous (editor) (Clement C. Moore)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780245531767
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$11.95

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London: George G. Harrap and Company, 1977. Unpaginated. Lightly rubbed on the corners; previous owner's name on the copyright page. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, this story collection contains: The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore; along with uncredited stories: Henny Penny; Dick Whittington; The Pied Piper; and Toads and Diamonds.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very… Read more
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WHEN GRANDMA CAME

by Walsh, Jill Paton

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670835812
Item Price
$69.95

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London: Viking - The Penguin Group, 1992. Unpaginated. Personalized inscription on the title page by Jill Paton Walsh to author Jean Little and her sister, Pat. Glossy pictorial boards; yellow endpapers. Cover art and interior illustrations by Sophy Williams. Lightly rubbed on the corners; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings; no dustjacket.. Signed by… Read more
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MATTHEW'S DRAGON

by Cooper, Susan

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689505126
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$14.95

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New York: Margaret K. McElderry Books, 1991. Unpaginated. Quarter-bound in blue cloth on green boards; lettered in orange on the spine; yellow endpapers. Personalised inscription, as well as just a stand-alone signature, from Susan Cooper to author Jean Little on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings; no… Read more
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THE SUBWAY MOUSE

by Reid, Barbara

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780439974684
Item Price
$24.95

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Toronto: North Winds Press, 2003. 36 pp. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; illustrated endpapers. Personalised inscription from Barbara Reid to author Jean Little on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners; price intact; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour by Barbara Reid.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover.… Read more
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BIRDS AND BEASTS - Poems

by Smith, William Jay

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780879238650
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$14.95

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Boston: David A. Godine - Publisher, 1990. Unpaginated. Quarter-bound in brown cloth on beige boards with a small black pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black on the spine; illustrated with woodcuts by Jacques Hnizdovsky. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Jacques… Read more
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THREE DAYS ON A RIVER IN A RED CANOE

by Williams, Vera B.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780688040727
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$14.95

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New York: Mulberry Books, 1986. Unpaginated. Personalized inscription by Vera B. Williams to author Jean Little on the title page. Light edge and corner wear with some rubbing on the back cover; slight wrinkled appearance to some of the pages; previous owner's name inside. . Signed by Author. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Association Copy.… Read more
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MUSIC, MUSIC FOR EVERYONE

by Williams, Vera B.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780688078119
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$14.95

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New York: Mulberry Books, 1988. Unpaginated. Personalized inscription by Vera B. Williams to author Jean Little on the title page. Light edge and corner wear; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. . Signed by Author. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Association Copy.
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EGG THOUGHTS - and Other Fraces Songs

by Hoban, Russell

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$49.95

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New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1972. 32 pp. Pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; illustrated throughout by Lillian Hoban. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few tearrs around the edges; price clipped; no interior markings.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by Lillian Hoban;. 8vo.
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FAVOURITE IRISH FAIRY TALES

by Lally, Soinbhe

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781853717772
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$19.95

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Dublin, Ireland: Poolbeg Press, 1998. 40 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; decorated endpapers; illustrated in full colour by Finbarr O'Connor. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. The Contents are: The Story of Bran; The Sea Woman; The Children of Lir; How Cuchulainn Got His Name; Oisin in the Land of Youth; The Brown Bull of Cooley;… Read more
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CHERRIES AND CHERRY PITS

by Williams, Vera B.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780688104788
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$14.95

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New York: Mulberry Books, 1991. Unpaginated. Personalized inscription by Vera B. Williams to author Jean Little on the title page. Light edge and corner wear; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. . Signed by Author. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Association Copy.
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WILFRID GORDON MCDONALD PARTRIDGE

by Fox, Mem

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780916291266
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$14.95

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New York: Kane Miller Books, 1989. Unpaginated. Personalized inscription by Mem Fox to author Jean Little on the title page. Light edge and corner wear with a dent in the front cover; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. . Signed by Author. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Julie Vivas;. 8vo. Association Copy.… Read more
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WHO BUILT THE STABLE? - A Nativity Poem

by Bryan, Ashley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781442409347
Item Price
$24.95

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New York: Atheneum Books, 2012. Unpaginated. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket. Signed by Ashley Bryan on the title page; personalized inscription by Ashley Bryan to author Jean Little on the preceding page. Illustrated in full colour by the author. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover.… Read more
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MALCOLM'S RUNAWAY SOAP

by Bogart, Jo Ellen

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780590717847
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$14.95

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Toronto: North Winds Press, 1988. 30 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated endpapers. Personalised inscription from Jo Ellen Bogart to author Jean Little on the front free endpaper; previous owner's name inside. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no dustjacket. Illustrated in full colour by Linda Hendy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. Illus. by Linda… Read more
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SALLY GO ROUND THE SUN

by Fowke, Edith

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$24.95

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1971. 160 pp. Yellow boards with a small brown pictorial on the front panel; lettered in brown and blue on the spine; reddish brown endpapers; illustrated in colour by Carols Marchiori. Light wear at the head of the spine; price intact; no interior markings. 300 songs, rhymes and games, the Contents are: … Read more
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THE GIRL IN THE GOLDEN BOWER

by Yolen, Jane

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316968942
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$14.95

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Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1994. Unpaginated. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; brown endpapers; illustrated in full colour by Jane Dyer. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. An original fairy tale with the woodsman and all the woodland creatures.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Jane Dyer;.… Read more
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