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Robinson Crusoe

By: Defoe, Daniel; Very, Lydia L. A.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, L. Prang & Co.: 1864

Seller ID: 28334


Very good, with short spine split toward bottom of spine, in stiff decorative wraps,. a tall, narrow shape book with some pencil scribbling on inside front and inside rear cover. Inside front cover is also the copyright page. Each page has text and illustrations. Cover shows Robinson Crusoe dressed in skins with a cat, dog and parrot, carrying a rifle in one hand and a spear in the other; he has a saw / sword tucked in his belt. ; 6½ x 2"; 16 pages View more info

The Magic Cricket

By: Harpor (Story); Erika (Pictures); Plowitz (Design)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Capitol Publishing Co.: 1948

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28597


Thick stiff cardboard covers and pages, with two die cut windows on front cover, one showing the magic cricket, a clicker that works well, and a man's face. The book is shaped like a castle the two children enter. The transparent plastic covering the window where the cricket is located is missing. The book is very good otherwise with a few tiny soil spots.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Uncle Remus and the Little Boy

By: Harris, Joel Chandler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: (1910)

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28450


Very good but for some uniform staining on rear board. front cover has color pasted on decoration. Nice reprint that includes all the color plates (and b & w) as the original Small, Maynard edition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pp View more info

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The Boy Who Stole the Elephant

By: Kohler, Julilly H; Ames, Lee (Illus.)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1952

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28451


Very good+ with a little sunning to spine, a few minor spots. Inscribee's name on front free endpaper, signed and inscribed by author in 1955. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 89 pp View more info

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The Copperhead Trail Mystery

By: Lloyd, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1931

Seller ID: 28265


Fine and bright but for tiny brown spot on otherwise-blank free front endpaper, in very good dust jacket with a small abrasion in upper left corner of the front panel, a number of edge tears, especially at folds and corners, a few very small chips. Nice looking jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pp View more info

Jane's Blanket

By: Miller, Arthur

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Crowell-Collier Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28374


Very good with owner's name neatly printed at head of front free endpaper, corners and edges a bit rubbed, lower ½" and upper ½" of spine skinned, very good-. Issued without dust jacket, "First Crowell-Collier Press Edition, 1963" stated. The Modern Masters Series was a series of book for children written by noted (adult) authors.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pp View more info

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Nursery Tales

By: Neill, J. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Altemus:

Seller ID: 28281


Good+ to very good-, considerable rubbing to front board design, joints rubbed, soiling to rear board. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; Wee Books for Wee Folks; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 94 pp View more info

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Bright Boys, or Climbing the Ladder of Fame

By: Reddall, Frederick (compiled from various sources by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Educational Publishing Company: (1896)

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28445


Very good copy with spine wear,.Mini biographical portraits of great men, from Napoleon to Gibbon to Dickens, with illustration of each man. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 291 pp View more info

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The Bird Foot Race in Follies

By: Samis, Robert E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Samis Publishing Co: 1924

Seller ID: 28446


Very good in blue cloth, owner's bookplate on pastedown, gift inscription on front free endpaper. Artful color illustrations of many bird species, each accommpanied by verses for children.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pp View more info

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Andy Breaks Trail

By: Skinner, Constance Lindsay

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1928

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28448


Very good copy in a just fair jacket with 2" spine chip at foot and 1" spine chip at head of spine; short tears, small chips at corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall (5 x 9" or 13.5 x 22.5cm); 199 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Ghost Horse Mystery

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28293


Red cloth, stamped in black, dust jacket would near fine but for a bit of rippling at the head of the front and rear panels. H-29 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Mystery of the Mexican Idol

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28294


Red cloth stamped in black, near fine, in very good+ dust jacket with mild rippling at foot of rear panel. Mayan glyph endpapers. H-31 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Secret of the Lucky Coins

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1962

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 28295


Red cloth stamped in black, near fine in near fine dust jacket but for trace of rippling at head of rear panel. Very nice copy. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Punch and Judy Mystery

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1964

Seller ID: 28296


Red cloth stamped in black, near fine in near fine dust jacket with intact $1.50 on dj flap. No. 27 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Cowboy Mystery

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28297


Red cloth stamped in black, near fine in near fine dust jacket with tiny signs of wear at top edge of front panel and with $1.50 price intact on dj flap. H-20 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters at Mystery Mountain

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28301


Red cloth stamped in black, near fine in near fine dust jacket but for very shallow chipping at head of spine. No. 5 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Secret Fort

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1955

Edition: Book Club Edition; Reprint

Seller ID: 28302


Red cloth stamped in black, fine in fine dust jacket with intact dj flap bearing no price. Book Club. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Swiss Echo Mystery

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1963

Edition: Book Club Edition; Reprint

Seller ID: 28303


Red cloth stamped in black, fine in very good+ dust jacket with a few light ripples at the head of the front panel. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pp View more info

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The Happy Hollisters and the Mystery of the Totem Faces

By: West, Jerry; Hamilton, Helen S. (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28304


Red cloth stamped in black, fine in near fine dust jacket with a tiny tear at the head of the front panel. H-15 in the series. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pp View more info

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The Trumpet of the Swan

By: White, E. B.; Marcellino, Fred (Illus.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: (2000)

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28452


Fine in very good+ dust jacket with a little curl and wrinkling to top edge.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 251 pp View more info