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THE STORY OF A BAD BOY

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C. Winston Company: 1927

Order Number: 18998

Condition: Very Good-


Moderate wear to boards. Spine faded and with light chipping to spine ends. Hinges weakening. Endpapers with a bit browning ; Illustrated by John Prittie; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages View more info

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WOODROW, THE WHITE HOUSE MOUSE

By: Barnes, Peter W. ; Barnes, Cheryl Shaw

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Vacation Spot Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3522

ISBN: 0963768824

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Child's drawing of a cat on rear blank page ; Nicely INSCRIBED on front endpaper by Cheryl Shaw Barnes, dated 1996. Certainly one of the more fun stories on the White House! "Every four years, like the rest of us do, the mice of the nation elect someone, too! And in the latest election, the United Mice of America elected Woodrow G. Washingtail as their president! Learn about the nation's most famous home with Woodrow and his family as they work and play in The White House" ; 4to View more info

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AIR SERVICE BOYS FLYING FOR VICTORY Or Bombing the Last German Stronghold

By: Beach, Charles Amory

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Akron, Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1920

Order Number: 16561

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Pages browned. Rear hinge started. Light wear and open tears to DJ; In the aftermath of WWI, a series of books of young fellows 'Flying for Victory.' ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 218 pages View more info

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THE SECOND STONE

By: Brown, Margery A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 6330

ISBN: 0399203591

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelfwear to DJ; SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. Inner city kids try to resist the temptations of the street; 8vo; 124 pages View more info

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DIEGO WINS And Other Caribbean Stories

By: Burglon, Nora; Glazer, Thelma; Goetz, Delia; & Phillips, E. Mark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1942

Order Number: 16556

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & browning to DJ. Bookplate residue to front pastedown; Meet Diego from Cuba, Pedro from Colombia, Pepito from El Salvador, and Dick and Alfredo from Guatelmala. Appreciating the life and times of those from other cultures; Children of the Americas; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 64 pages View more info

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LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1887

Order Number: 3540

Condition: Very Good-


Boards a bit worn. Front hinge started. Binding not tight. Spine slanted; Brown cloth boards with pictorial design in gilt, red and black ; Ex-Lib; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

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LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1886

Order Number: 3615

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit worn. Marginal dampstaining ; Brown cloth boards with pictorial design in gilt, red and black. Nice early edition; Ex-Lib; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

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THE MONSTER MEN

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Canaveral Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Thus

Order Number: 14792

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Originally published 1913 in All-Story Magazine and in book form in 1929, an exciting science fiction story; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 188 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF AMERIAN DEMOCRACY

By: Casner, Mabel B. ; Gabriel, Ralph H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1950

Order Number: 18999

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light edgewear. Small rough spot from removed price sticker on front free endpaper; Mid-Century Edition. Review slip with additional info nicely pasted to front endpaper. A school-book for 7th or 8th grade with numerous illustrations ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 676 pages View more info

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THE STOPPING PLACE

By: Dahlstedt, Marden

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1976

Order Number: 12069

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows chipping and small open tears with sticker removal residue. ; SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 160 pages View more info

WOLF EAR THE INDIAN

By: Ellis, Edward S

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Mcloughlin Brothers: N.D.

Order Number: 3412

Condition: Very Good-


Hinges starting. Binding not tight. Staining and crayon marks in front endpaper. Light foxing throughout; Children's story about settlers and Native Americans relatively sympathetic toward the latter ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 119 pages View more info

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TOM SLADE ON THE RIVER

By: Fitzhugh, Percy K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1917

Order Number: 19003

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Front hinge weakening; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 238 pages View more info

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MEET THE CONGO AND ITS NEIGHBORS

By: Gunther, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Order Number: 18994

Condition: Very Good


Light musty smell; Ex-Library; 8vo; 260 pages View more info

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FORGOTTEN GODS In Collaboration with Winifred Harper

By: Harper, Theodore Acland

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Junior Literary Guild: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6684

Condition: Very Good+


Binding slightly loose. Previous owners inscription on half-title page ; Color frontispiece. Maps in endpapers. Jungle adventure story for young people. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 347 pages View more info

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THIS IS THE BEAR AND THE SCARY NIGHT

By: Hayes, Sarah & Craig, Helen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13080

ISBN: 0744519438

Condition: Very Good+


Minor blemishes to boards; A letter on personal stationery laid in from illustrator Craig ; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info

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MINN OF THE MISSISSIPPI

By: Holling, Clancy Holling

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1951

Order Number: 6232

Condition: Good+


Small piece of spine missing. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Small tears and wrinkling to a couple of pages. Bookplate. Hinges started; Full page color illustrations and additional information in the margins enhance this nature story about a turtle ; Color Illustrations; 4to; 87 pages View more info

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THE BOBBSEY TWINS ON THE DEEP BLUE SEA

By: Hope, Laura Lee

Price: $12.98

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap:

Order Number: 10996

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


DJ in tatters. Wear to extremities; Originally published 1918, this edition circa mid 1940s ; 8vo; 248 pages View more info

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UNCLE REMUS - THE COMPLETE TALES

By: Lester, Julius

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Phyllis Fogelman Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18997

ISBN: 0803724519

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo; 686 pages View more info

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THE LAST BATTLE

By: Lewis, C. S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1962

Order Number: 16300

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ with spine faded. Very slight chipping with one tiny closed tear; The seventh and final book in the Chronicles of Narnia series. Stated second printing ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 174 pages View more info

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MITCH MILLER

By: Masters, Edgar Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17975

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 262 pages View more info

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ENGLISH OAK AND SPANISH GOLD

By: Mawhinney, Thomas A. H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company: 1926

Order Number: 19004

Condition: Good+


Moderate wear to boards. Spine slanted, hinges weakening, slight browning to endpapers; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 315 pages View more info

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TOBY TYLER Or Ten Weeks with a Circus

By: Otis, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The World's Popular Classics Books, Inc.: 1939

Order Number: 19000

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Front free endpaper missing. Pages browned ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 249 pages View more info

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THE BOY'S ACCOUNT OF IT A Chronicle of Foreign Travel by an Eight-Year-Old

By: Roberts, Bobs [Roberts, William Culver]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Waterloo Press: 1909

Order Number: 19006

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper and first blank page ; Athens, Egypt, Madeira, Monte Carlo, Westminster Abbey... Nicely SIGNED by the author on frontispiece ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 71 pages View more info

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TREASURE ISLAND

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 1977

Order Number: 11600

Condition: Near Fine


Gilt fore edge a bit chipping off ; All edges gilt. Ribbon bookmark; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 273 pages View more info

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KIDNAPPED

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1948

Order Number: 19007

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light chipping and with 3" open tear to DJ; Illustrations by Lynd Ward; Illustrated Junior Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages View more info

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ROCK CRYSTAL A Christmas Tale

By: Stifter, Adalbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1945

Order Number: 18995

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ chipped. ; Illustrated by Josef Scharl; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 94 pages View more info

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BOO TO YOU, WINNIE THE POOH!

By: Talkington, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Disney Publishing: 1996

Order Number: 16482

ISBN: 0786831219

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Adapted from a television special, the 'Disney' version of Pooh tries to make Halloween less scary for Piglet. Not resembling A. A. Milne or Ernest Shepherd in the least, this is today's corporate edition of the children's classic; Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

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THE KEY TO WASHINGTON

By: Terrell, John Upton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1962

Order Number: 13851

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


A children's guide to The Capital; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 128 pages View more info

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AUNT CHLOE AND HER BIRDS

By: Thompson, William Edgar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kingsport, Kingsport Press: 1927

Order Number: 3635

Condition: Very Good-


Wear to extremities with fraying to spine ends. Spine cover partially split. Front hinge weakening, back hinge cracked. Binding not tight ; Aunt Chloe, the 'old fashioned negress of the farm,' explains about different types of birds to her charges, the 'sophisticated girls from the city. ' Most of Aunty's dialogue is in excruciating 'Negro' dialect and she is referred to as an 'old darkey' and the like ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 208 pages View more info

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1923

Order Number: 15330

Condition: Very Good-


Moderate wear to extremities, particularly spine ends and corners; Color frontispiece ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 421 pages View more info