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EDITH AND LITTLE BEAR LEND A HAND
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EDITH AND LITTLE BEAR LEND A HAND

By Wright, Dare

Random House, 1972. Hard Cover. Very Good+, no dj. Edith and Little Bear try to clean up New York City. Illustrated with black and white photos endpapers are a panaromic of NYC which includes the Twin Towers. Head and tail of spine and corner tips of book show wear and light bumping. . First Edition.

$75.00

DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK
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DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK

By Irving, Washington

NY: Heritage Press, 1940. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Fair slipcase. Spine of book is age darkened, front free endpapers are somewhat toned. Slipcase has been through the wars and is worn and soiled. Priority and/or international shipping on this item will be extra and will be at actual shipping cost. . Illus. by Don Freeman.

$25.00

CATHY'S FIRST SCHOOL
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CATHY'S FIRST SCHOOL

By Katzoff, Betty & Sy

New York: Knopf, 1964 Illustrated with photos. Hard Cover. FINE/No dust jacket, as Issued. Illustrated with black and white photographs of children taken at Early Childhood Center at Brooklyn College..

$26.00

HOME AGAIN
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HOME AGAIN

By Scott, Margaret

Philadelphia: Westiminister, 1943. Hard Cover. Very Good+ in a Very Good dustjacket. From the dj flap " Home Again is a story of contrast and conflict-warm and mellow as Florida's sunshine-gay and turbulent as New York itself.". First Edition.

$22.00

Cities of the Revolution NEW YORK

By Lee, Susan and John

Chicago: Childrens Press, 1975. Hard Cover. Very Good+, no dj. Corners and spine of book bumped. "Simple text and illustrations describe the history of New York City from its founding by the Dutch through the Revolutionary War.". First edition, First Printing. Illus. by John Canaday.

$22.00

BLIZZARD!
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BLIZZARD!

By Murphy, Jim

Scholastic, 2000 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. First Edition, first printing. 2001 Printz Prize Honor Book, no award medal on dust jacket. Dj very lightly shelf rubbed. 136 pages, boards. A history based on personal accounts & newspaper articles of the massive snowstorm that hit New England in 1888 focusing on the events in New York City. .

$45.00

NEW YORK: CIVIC EXPLOITATION.

By Goldston, Robert.

NY: Macmillan, (1970) Illustrated by Donald Carrick. Hard Cover. FINE in lightly rubbed dustjacket.186 pages, reinforced cloth. Urban portrait of a city so vast & varied it eludes definition. . First Printing.

$22.00

THE BRAVE.

By Lipsyte, Robert.

NY: HarperCollins, (1991) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 195 pages, boards. A 17 year old Native American runs away to NYC to become a boxer under the training of a New York City cop. Sequel to the THE CONTENDER. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

SKYSCRAPER ISLAND How Ships Built New York.

By Cary, Sturges.

NY: Coward-McCann, (1957) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated with maps & photographs by Walter Galli. 96 pages, cloth. Story of New York's vital sea heritage & its critical role in the Manhattan economy. FINE in VERY GOOD+ dustjacket..

$26.00

COSMO'S RESTAURANT.
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COSMO'S RESTAURANT.

By Sobol, Harriet.

NY: Macmillan, (1978) Photographs by Patricia Agre. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION, first printing. VERY GOOD+ in a lightly soiled dustjacket. 51 pages, pictorial boards. Story in pictures of what goes on behind the scenes in a small, family-run Italian restaurant in New York City. .

$22.00

THE DARK ROSALEEN
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THE DARK ROSALEEN

By Bolton, Carole

Morrow NY 1964 Hard Cover. First Edition. Fine in a near fine, clipped dj 224pgs, The Dark Rosaleen is a 1924 Ford Tudor in this juvenile romance set in New York city..

$30.00

THE YOUNG UNICORNS

By L'Engle, Madeleine

Hard Cover. 7th Printing 1977. 245 pgs, cloth. Novel of suspense set in New York City's Upper West Side near a cathedral where most of the action takes place. FINE in lightly worn dustjacket..

$26.00

IT AIN'T ALWAYS EASY

By Karr, Kathleen

NY: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, (1990) Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST EDITION. 229 pages, boards. Story of two street urchins who team up on New York's Lower East Side in 1882..

$26.00

DAVE AT NIGHT
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DAVE AT NIGHT

By Levine, Gail Carson

NY: HarperCollins, 1999 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. First Edition, first printing. 281 pages, boards. Story set in 1926 about an orphaned boy who escapes the Hebrew Home for Boys in New York City's Lower East Side every night & is welcomed into the hope and magic of the Harlem Renaissance..

$35.00

MADLENKA
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MADLENKA

By Sis, Peter

NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2000 Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION, first printing. Bookplate SIGNED by Author. 42 pages, pictorial boards. Picture book interpretation of the author's vision of New York City as seen through the eyes of a young girl who lives in a city neighborhood where a trip around the block is like a trip around the world. .

$45.00

RING AND WALK IN

By Owens, Thelma

Boston Little, Brown 1969. Two young girls adventures in New York. Illustrated by Irene Burns. Dustjacket spine lightly faded.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket.

$25.00

LOWER! HIGHER! YOU'RE A LIAR!

By Chaikin, Miriam., Illustrated by Richard Egielski

NY: Harper & Row, (1984) Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST EDITION. 133 pages, reinforced cloth. Story set in Brooklyn, New York during WWII about Molly, her family and friends..

$30.00

TONY AND THE WONDERFUL DOOR
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TONY AND THE WONDERFUL DOOR

By Fast, Howard

NY: Blue Heron Press, 1952 64 pgs, boards. Story set in New York's east side in the early 1920's about a young boy who creates a wonderful door that opens up new & historical worlds for him . Cover shows slight soiling. Price inked out on f.e.p. VERY GOOD in soiled & worn dustjacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Imero Gobbato.

$45.00

BEAUTY QUEEN
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BEAUTY QUEEN

By Holm, Hannebo

London: Abelard-Schuman, 1961 Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine Dustjacket. First Edition. Originally published in Norway in 1956. This is the first english edition translated by Patricia Crampton..

$45.00

I KNOW A CITY.
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I KNOW A CITY.

By Shippen, Katherine., Illustrated by Robin King

NY: Viking, (1954) Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. 5th Printing August, 1966. 192 pages, reinforced cloth. A history of New York City that shows how all the facilities of a modern city have grown out of the needs of its people..

$26.00

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