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BEYOND THE BRIGHT SEA
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BEYOND THE BRIGHT SEA

By Wolk, LAUREN

Dutton Books for Young Readers, 2017. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. 2018 winner of the Scott O'Dell award for historical fiction, no award medal on dustjacket. Book is in unread condition.. First edition, First Printing.

$35.00

THE PLAYER\'S BOY
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THE PLAYER'S BOY

By Bryher

NY: Pantheon, 1953 Slight edge wear to lower edge of book, especially to corner tips, dj back panel a bit age darkened and slightly edge worn. Story set in London during the Jacobean age about the decline of English drama as lived by James Sands, an actor's apprentice. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+ Dustjacket.

$35.00

NO BEAT OF DRUM
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NO BEAT OF DRUM

By Burton, Hester, Illustrated by Victor Ambrus

Cleveland: World, 1967 Hard Cover. Fine in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped Dj. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. In publisher's library binding, NOT a library discard. Powerful portrayal of the harsh poverty of the English farm-laborers in 1829-31 & of the deportation of protesters to Tasmania..

$35.00

THE WRITING ON THE HEARTH.
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THE WRITING ON THE HEARTH.

By Harnett, Cynthia.

Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, (1971) This reprint edition published 1984. First Edition Thus. Illustrated by Gareth Floyd. 310 pages, hardbound cloth. A tale of a boy in the 15th c. in one of the first free public schools in England. Spring Book Festival Award. Near fine, no dj.. Illus. by Gareth Floyd.

$30.00

THE BEARCAT.
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THE BEARCAT.

By Johnson, Annabel & Edgar.

NY: Harper & Row, 1960. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. A young boy who has failed 8th grade goes to work in a Montana mine at the turn of the century. In publisher's library binding NOT a library discard. .

$22.00

THE HIRED GIRL
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THE HIRED GIRL

By Schlitz, Laura Amy

NY: Candlewick Press, 2015. Hard Cover. Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket. Winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for historical fiction. No award medal on dust jacket. . First Edition, First Printing.

$35.00

A SHILLING FOR SAMUEL
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A SHILLING FOR SAMUEL

By Grilley, Virginia

Boston: Little, Brown, 1957 Illus. by author. Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE CLIPPED DUSTJACKET. FIRST EDITION. Juvenile novelization of the boyhood of Samuel McIntire of Salem..

$35.00

YOUNG MARK The Story of a Venture
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YOUNG MARK The Story of a Venture

By Almedingen, E.M.

NY Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1968. Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. Historical juvenile set in 18th century Russia. Illustrated by Victor Ambrus..

$35.00

THE FIVE GOLD SOVEREIGNS A Story of Thomas Jefferson's Time

By Curtis, Elizabeth and Choate, Florence, Illustrated by Florence Choate

NY: Frederick A. Stokes Co, 1943 Hard Cover. Very Good in a Very Good Dustjacket. 2nd printing. Dj flaps, edges of book and endpapers are lightly foxed and soiled. Interior tight, bright and clean..

$25.00

VOICES IN THE NIGHT
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VOICES IN THE NIGHT

By Bacmeister, Rhoda W., Illustrated by Ann Grifalconi

NY: Bobbs-Merrill Co. 1965 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. Juvenile adventure set in the days of the underground railroad. Lower corners of book lightly bumped..

$30.00

CATHERINE, CALLED BIRDY
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CATHERINE, CALLED BIRDY

By Cushman, Karen

Clarion, 1994 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. First Edition. 169 pages, boards. Journal of a 14 year old girl living on a medieval English manor who is fighting her mother's attempts to make her a lady & her father's to marry her off. 1995 Newbery Honor Book, no award medal on dustjacket..

$80.00

OF TIME AND OF SEASONS

By Johnston, Norma

Hard Cover. NY: Atheneum, 1975. FIRST EDITION. 282 pgs, cloth. Story about Bridget, who feels that everyone in her large family is talented except herself. Set at the start of the Civil War. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

A PARCEL OF PATTERNS
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A PARCEL OF PATTERNS

By Walsh, Jill Paton

Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1983 Hard Cover. FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Top edge of book and interior edges of dj lightly soiled. 137 pages, boards. Account of how young Mall Percival's village of Eyam struggles against the plague which was brought to Eyam in a parcel of patterns..

$35.00

HERE COMES HARRY

By Lewis, Hilda

NY Criterion 1960. Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Near fine in a near fine dj. A novel based on the life of Harry VI. Illustrated by William Stobbs. Small chip to lower dj spine edge..

$35.00

TRUE NORTH
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TRUE NORTH

By Lasky, Kathryn

NY: Scholastic, (1996) Novel of the Underground Railway. FIRST EDITION, first printing. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Dj very lightly shelf rubbed. 267 pgs, boards. A compelling story of two women - a restless young socialite from Boston & a fugitive slave girl - whose lives intersect on the Underground Railroad in 1858. .

$30.00

A SPY IN OLD DETROIT

By Emery, Anne, Illustrated by H.B. Vestal

WI: E.M. Hale, 1966 Hard Cover. Fine, no dj as issued. Juvenile adventure set in the Revolutionary War. Cadmus edition, NOT a library discard..

$22.00

THE WHITE NIGHTS OF ST. PETERSBURG
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THE WHITE NIGHTS OF ST. PETERSBURG

By Trease, Geoffrey, Illustrated by William Stobbs

NY: Vanguard Press, 1967 Hard Cover. First Edition. 202 pages, cloth. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dj. Dj spine is spotted and slightly sun faded. Front free end paper shows a darkened spot where previous owners bookplate was carefully removed. Story set in St. Petersburg on the eve of the Russian Revolution. .

$30.00

A SPY IN OLD DETROIT
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A SPY IN OLD DETROIT

By Emery, Anne, Illustrated by H.B. Vestal

NY: Rand McNally, 1966 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. 3rd Printing. Juvenile adventure set in the Revolutionary War. Old store stock in unread condition..

$35.00

JOHNNY CODLINER A Story of the American Revolution

By Strachan, Winona

NY Franklin Watts 1961. Hard Cover. First edition. Near Fine in a Very Good+, clipped dj. Dj moderately shelf rubbed. A juvenile sea story set in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1775. Illustrated by John Wonsetler. .

$30.00

THE LANTERN BEARERS
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THE LANTERN BEARERS

By Sutcliff, Rosemary

NY: Walck, 1959. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Good dustjacket. Dj edge worn with a large chip missing from lower back edge. Lower back corner of the book bumped, darkened spot on front free endpaper where previous owners book plate was carefully removed.. First American Edition. Illus. by Charles Keeping.

$60.00

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