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Image for <b>Yu Lan Flying Boy of China  </b>

Yu Lan Flying Boy of China

By: Bick, Peal S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, John Day Company: 1945

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 010310

Condition: Fine


The action takes place during World War II in Japanese occupied southern China. A young boy meets an American pilot and learns about airplanes.Fine in a Near Fine Price-clipped Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with a hint of aging on the white of rear panel. Fourth Printing; 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; 60 pages. Endpages illustrated each with a different scene. Illustrations by George T. Hartman. ... View more info

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Stories for Little Children

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010204

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Publisher's tan cloth with stamped navy blue titles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minor handling wear with small wear at spine tips and along the top edge. Oblong quarto: 8 by 7.25 inches; 48 unnumbered pages. Illustrated by Wenda Yap. -Pearl S. Buck, (1892 -1973) American author noted for her novels of life in... View more info

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Christmas Miniature

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, John Day Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010311

Condition: Near Fine


Six-year-old Sandy went downstairs with his flashlight on Christmas Eve and this is the story of what special things happened to him. Hint, it involves a mouse and a cat! First Edition, Second Printing.Red publisher's cloth with white tiles and a cat decoration on the front. Bindings tight and square. Text clean and bright. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear with no chips or tears... View more info

Image for <b>The Big Wave  </b><br>[Hiroshige and Hokusai]

The Big Wave
[Hiroshige and Hokusai]

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, John Day Company: 1948

Seller ID: 010312

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Fourth Printing; 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; 61 pages. Illustrated with prints by Hiroshige and Hokusai. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a wrap-around design with light shelf handling. REF Conn 314-15 View more info

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One Bright Day

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, John Day Company: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010317

Condition: Very Good


Stressing the superiority of the Japanese approach to children and life, this has a might-be-true quality which its unaccented style emphasizes and makes for an uncomplicated treatment of the delicate issues of child behavior and obedience. [kirkus] Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a wrap-around design with light shelf handling and even age-toning... View more info

Image for <b> Mona Minim and the Smell of the Sun </b>

Mona Minim and the Smell of the Sun

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1969

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009760

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear no chipping or tears. 8vo; 9.5 by 7.25 inches; 94 pages. noted illustrator and noted New Zealand author. View more info

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Star of the North

By: Francis William Sullivan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1916

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 002518

Condition: Very Good


First Edition First Printing. 8vo; 7.5 inches tall, 379 pages with 4 pages of publisher's advertisements. Forest green cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles on the spine. Front board has raised decorations of trees and a gilt box with titles above an emblem of stamped gilt snow shoes. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Bindings firm though there is a small shelf lean. Light shelf wear with pushed lower spine, and small rubs to corners. Text clean and bright. Bo... View more info

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Ezekiel [Florida] [Southern Dialect]

By: Garner, Elvira

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition Second Printing

Seller ID: 010231

Condition: Very Good


The author lived in and set the story in Sanford, Florida. From the front dust jacket flap: 'Ezekiel lives in Sanford, Florida, with his sister Emancipation and his brother Lil' Plural and the baby Assafetida - and his Mammy and Pappy, of course. You every bit as much as the children will love this little darky and his joyous adventures in the South. Second Printing. 9.25 inches tall. Unpaginated, [41 pages]. Illustrated with dozens of pictures, all in full col... View more info

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A City in Winter

By: Helprin, Mark

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Viking/Ariel: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010112

ISBN: 0670868434

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes to note; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. World Fantasy Award Winner Best Novella. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b>Chronicles of Fairy Land  </b>

Chronicles of Fairy Land

By: Hume, Fergus

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1911

Seller ID: 010199

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, Thus. A very handsome collectible copy. No flaws to note. 8 Color Illustrations by Maria L. Kirk; and in the text by M. Dunlop. Contains the original fairy tales of King Oberon's Library and The Enchanted Forest. Publisher's red cloth with stamped decorations and titles in gilt, white and black. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. 8vo; 8 inches tall; 20.5 cm; 191 pages with decorated end pages. Top... View more info

Image for <b>Hello Alaska.</b><br>[Kurt Wiese]

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

Image for <b>Postman Joe.  A Blackberry Farm Book.</b>

Postman Joe. A Blackberry Farm Book.

By: Pilgrim, Jane

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chicago:, The Potato Press,: 1973.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004569


Postman Joe is a cheerful Robin who lived at Blackberry Farm. The farm people called him Postmanhj Joe because he brought their letters, and told them all the news. He lived in an old kettle and has encountered at the farm, with Mrs. Squirrel, Ernest Owl, Mrs. Nibble (the Rabbit), and Henry the Pig. A delightful story and the illustrations are fantastic.[AZ]> Orange cloth covered boards with white color illustrations. Bindings firm. Light wear. Some aging to th... View more info

Image for <b>A Year with the Fairies</b><br>[Illustrations: M. T. (Penny) Ross]

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 ... View more info

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Cornelli: A Story of the Swiss Alps

By: Spyri, Johanna

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and London, J. B. Lippincott Co: 1921

Seller ID: 010201

Condition: Very Good


Gift Edition. Publisher's light green cloth with a color paste-on bordered picture. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Spotting to the fore-edge of title page. Top edge gilt with decorated end-pages. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 276 pages. 14 color illustrations on plates by Maria L. Kirk. Each page margin decorated with drawing in a repeating pattern. Handsome and in collectible condition.Maria Louis... View more info

Image for <b>Anatole  </b>

Anatole

By: Titus, Eve

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010111

Condition: Very Good


Anatole is the title character in a series of children's picture books written by Eve Titus and illustrated by Paul Galdone. "Anatole" is also the name of the series. The ten books were originally published from 1956 to 1979. Two books in the series, Anatole in 1957, and Anatole and the Cat in 1958, were named Caldecott Honor books. Anatole later became the subject of an animated television series entitled Anatole.First Edition, Early Printing. [no illustration ... View more info

Image for <b>Stuart Little  </b>

Stuart Little

By: White, E. B.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010114

ISBN: 0060282975

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, Early Printing with the code D-K. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has age-toned with light corners wear. Has Harper Blue Ribbon sticker attached. View more info