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In the Fairy's Garden

By: Lea, John [pseud. John Lea Bricknell.]

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London:, Gale & Polden, Ltd.,: 1917.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 005012


Only other copy found in British Library!Verses by John Lea. Pictures by Joyce L. Brisley.This antique volume is bound in pictorial paper-covered front board, gray paper-covered rear board and red cloth spine. The book shows moderate external wear, with minor loss at the outside corners. The binding is sound. A previous owner's notation appears at the top of the front flyleaf. The pages exhibit occasional light foxing. Ref: OCLC: 561040720; BrL: 002098740 View more info

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Happy New Year

By: Liang, Yen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010813

Condition: Very Good


Dee-dee and his sister, Bao, have fun celebrating their Chinese New Year street festivals and parades, family ceremonies and a dazzling midnight firework display are presented with double-page spreads in brown, slate and Chinese red, with very strong emphasis on design. [Kirkus] First Edition, First Printing. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. There is a streak top to bottom on front. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has toned with edge chipping and small loss near the spine and lower front co... View more info

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Dee Dee's Birthday

By: Liang, Yen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010814

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear. 12mo; 6.26 by 6.75 inches. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has only a hint of wear. Fetchingly told birthday doings of a small Chinese boy. Throughout his happy day tiny Dee Dee finds his rewards for being good in a new gown and trousers, noodles and dumplings from Auntie Yee-Ma, firecrackers with his cousins, a kite from big brother and an evening lantern party in the courtyard. The author's tidy ... View more info

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Bats at the Library

By: Lies, Brian

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, HMH Books for Young Readers: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010894

ISBN: 061899923X

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Lies pays homage to the pleasures to be found within libraries and books. View more info

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Hello Alaska.
[Kurt Wiese]

By: Litchfield, Sarsh.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago:, Albert Whitman & Company,: 1951.

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 004543


Ex. Library. Bindings sound. Text clean but for library stamps/blacked out. Wear to edges. View more info

Make Way for Ducklings

By: McCloskey, Robert

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1969

Seller ID: 010742

ISBN: 0670451495

Condition: Near Fine


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal handling wear. This timeless tale won the Caldecott Award. McCloskey's attention to detail and marvelous storytelling are a magical combination. - Heather Christensen View more info

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Dickon Bend-The-Bow and Other Wonder Tales.

By: McNeil, [Henry] Everett

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York and Chicago:, Saalfield Publishing Company,: 1903.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002118


Author's First Published Book. Red cloth covered boards. Front titles and decorations in stamped black and green. Bindings tender. Cloth open front joint, front hinge open, lacking front-free endpage. I suspect that spine/hinge has been repaired (nicely, I will add) Light wear and minor hand soling. Text clean with a hint of toning. View more info

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Penny Goes to Rhodesia

By: Milligan, Elsie

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London:, Pickering & Inglis,: 1968.<br>

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 009046

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket is price-clipped and in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has moderate shelf wear with small loss front corner. >Third book in the series View more info

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Little Faces from Far Places [7 Unused/Uncut Paper Dolls]

By: Nordell, Julia

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010953

Condition: Near Fine


An American Girl Traveling Across Europe in 1933 with Untouched Paper Doll Cutouts. First Edition, First Printing. With seven full-color paper dolls of Joanna and her friends in national costume never cut. A near-fine copy of a striking book.Original black cloth spine, color pictorial paper boards with "porthole" cut-out to upper board, color pictorial endpapers. Color illustrations throughout, seven full-page international paper dolls printed in full color. Light edgewear, corners bumped. Quarto, 11.5 x 8.25: 78 pages. First edition of this vividly illustrated children's travel... View more info

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The First Chinook: The Adventures of Arthur T. Walden and His Legendary Sled Dog, Chinook [Signed 3x]

By: Pagel, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Duluth, Minn:, Kenspeckle Letterpress,: 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author and Illustrator

Seller ID: 011177

ISBN: 0976467607

Condition: New


SIGNED by Author, Artist and the Dedicatee [Paul Lenrenger]. An amazing true story of sled dog adventure. Delightfully illustrated by Rick Allen's stunning wood engravings. This book depicts in excellent rhyming poetry the origin of the first dog known as Chinook which became the breed known today as Chinook, and is the New Hampshire State Dog.Arthur Walden was a Klondike Gold Rush adventurer, dog driver and participant in the first Byrd Antarctic Expedition. He is also known as an author and developer of the Chinook sled dog breed. An odd golden-colored puppy was born in New Ham... View more info

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Buffalo Bill

By: Parin d'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1952

Seller ID: 010954

Condition: Very Good


Early Printing of the First Edition. The life story of Buffalo Bill Cody, The famous buffalo hunter, plainsman, Wild West showman attractively presented for children. Pictorial boards bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped has toned with wear and a small loss on spine. Gift inscription on front endpage. Each page illustrated alternating between color and b/w. View more info

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In Wheelabout and Cockalone

By: Rhys, Grace

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011019

Condition: Very Good


The story of little Maggie her wicked stepmother the fairies and Rabjibooli the Imp and of all the surprising things that happened to them in Cockalone and Wheelabout Woods. [PW Advert] First American Edition, printed from English sheets. 8vo; 9 inches tall; 239 pages. Decoratively bound in green cloth with a pictorial pastedown to the front cover. All four color plates by Margaret W. Tarrant are present in this antique fairy book. The text is further enhanced with line drawings by Megan Rhys. This book shows very nicely, with some indications of age and wear, including shelf we... View more info

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The Christmas Alphabet
[Pop-up Book]

By: Sabuda, Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Orchard Books,: 1994.

Edition: First Edition - Second Printing.

Seller ID: 007469

ISBN: 0531068579

Condition: Fine


Robert Sabuda is a leading children's pop-up book artist and paper engineer. His books, have been well received and critically acclaimed. Twenty-six intricate paper fold-outs, in pastel cards mounted in a red hardcover binding, Minimal handling, most "letters" have never been opened. Still Giftable. This TRUE First Edition - Second Printing predates the limited edition of 1996 and later Scholastic printing. Each letter of the alphabet has its own pop-up; each is perfectly intact, all mechanisms function well. View more info

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Miss Monty and The Birds.

By: Schoolland, Marian M. Mrs

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich., Wm. B. Erdmans Publishing,: 1946.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 001543


Pictorial front on front over blue boards. Square and tight. Text clean with a hint of toning. Gift inscription on first blank page. Light shelf wear. View more info

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Favorite Nursery Rhymes from Mother Goose

By: Scott Gustafson - editor

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Seymoure, CT, Greenwich Workshop Press: 2007

Seller ID: 010841

ISBN: 0867130970

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 10.75 by 12.25 inches; 100 pages with index of first lines. Scott Gustafson is the award-winning author and illustrator View more info

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A Year with the Fairies
[Illustrations: M. T. (Penny) Ross]

By: Scott, Anna M.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Chicago:, P. F. Volland & Co.,: 1914.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005013

Condition: Very Good


A picture book of fairy folk with a poem for each picture very attractively made on thick coated paper with good plates It takes the fairies through the year and shows how they provide good fun for children. Bound in salmon paper-covered boards and gray cloth spine. The front cover has a pictorial design in several colors depicting a fairy balancing a pole with lanterns at the ends. Moderate external wear, with light soiling to the covers and very minor loss of color at the tips of the corners. Binding is firm and square. Text clean. Date on top front-free end page. The volume... View more info

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Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems & Drawings of Shel Siverstein

By: Silverstein, Shel

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row Publishers: 1974

Seller ID: 010437

ISBN: 0060256672

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Illustrations. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Come in . . . for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein's world begins. You'll meet a boy who turns into a TV set, and a girl who eats a whale. View more info

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A Shepherd Boy of Australia.

By: Sutton, Margaret

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Grossett & Dunlap,: 1941

Edition: First Edition - First Printing,

Seller ID: 004713


Map endpages. Bookplate on half-title page. Blue cloth spine to lighter blue decorated boards. Bindings tight and square Light handling wear. Text clean. View more info

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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin: 1903

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 011142

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, Second Printing. BAL's tentative 2nd printing, with "Don't turn in at the side," (p.325, line 9); and "n the sun of that October noon" (p.327, line 13). Second state binding with spine imprint in letters 1/8" high. [BAL 22632] 8vo; 7.25 by 4.75 inches; [1] ad, x, 327, [1] pp. Title-page in green and black. green cloth pictorially stamped in colors. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. A lovely copy. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm is a classic American children's novel by Kate Douglas Wiggin that tells th... View more info

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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

By: Wiggin, Kate Douglas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 0

Seller ID: 011186

Condition: Very Good


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