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HERDBOY AND WEAVER. Korean Folk Story for Children, Series III.

By: Adams, Edward B., editor.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Seoul, Seoul International Publishing House: (May, 1986)

Edition: third printing

Seller ID: 000016233

Condition: near Fine

Pictorial boards, approx. 7 3/8" wide by 10 1/4 " tall. 32 pages. Color illustrations by Choi, Dong Ho. Korean and English texts side by side. View more info


By: Alain, Written and illustrated by

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw Hill Book Co.: (1956)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 11722

Condition: near Very Good

Red cloth covers, 31 pages. Book has old price in ink on front paste-down endpaper, else Very Good. Dust jacket is price-clipped, large chip missing on rear panel, but still very attractive. Alain was also a New Yorker magazine artist. 112706A View more info


By: Aldis, Dorothy.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Co. Inc.: (1952)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018308

Condition: Good +

Beige cloth covers, 57 pages. Illustrated by Mary Gehr. Some illustrations in black and white; others is pink and green wash. Covers have some discoloration/ staning along top edge of book; short tear at top edge of front cover. No dust jacket. Story of a shopping trip at Christmastime to Marshall Fields's department store in Chicago (from a northern suburb) via sleigh and train in the late 1890s. Children's View more info

TOM SWIFT AND HIS WIZARD CAMERA or, Thrilling Adventures While Taking Moving Pictures.

By: Appleton, Victor.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (1912)

Seller ID: 000018442

Condition: Very Good

Octavo (approx. 5 1/8' wide by 7 5/8"), mustard-yellow colored cloth with titles and pictorial design in black and red. 210 pages, plus 10 pages of publisher's ads in the rear. Former owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper. Dust jacket has chips at edges, tanned; tape repair at foot of spine (inside dust jacket, archival tape). Lists to "Tom Swift and His Big Dirigble" on front flap. View more info


By: Bacon, Peggy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: (1928)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11420

Condition: Very good

Pages 85, octavo, hardcover, first edition. Written and illustrated by Peggy Bacon. Book has slightly sunned spine, still Very Good. Dust jacket is poor -- missing most of spine and chipped at edges. 081006A View more info

GAME-LEGS. The Biography of a Horse With a Heart.

By: Bartlett, Arthur C.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Co.: (1928)

Seller ID: 000017186

Condition: Very good

Octavo, blue cloth covers, 292 pages. Glossy color frontis. by Harold C. Cue. Rear cover has a a little spotting. Dust jacket has light scuffing on the spine and a little wear at edges. Good + 020117A. A boy who has been disabled by infantile paralysis helps a crippled horse. View more info


By: Bartlett, Flay Little, and Alida Conover.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Junior Books, Doubleday and Doran & Co. Inc.: 1935

Edition: later printing

Seller ID: 000016382

Condition: Good +

Octavo, red cloth covers stamped in black, 70 pages. A few of the pages have been colored in (neatly) with crayon. Covers have some light spotting. Stories, games, riddles, rhymes, etc for children. 021210C View more info


By: Bateson, Maggie, and Herman Lelie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1991

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018366

ISBN: 0312062281

Condition: Fine

Glossy pictorial covers, folio (approx. 9 5/8" wide by 13 5/8" tall), ribbon ties. Opens into four sections, each two floors, with pop-up furniture and accessories. Fine condition. 090619F View more info


By: Baum, L. Frank

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly & Lee Co. Publisher: (c. 1913)

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 000018004

Condition: Fine

Illustrated by John R. Neill. Quarto, pictorial cloth covers, 341 pages. Illustrated in black and white, no color illustrations. 092005A View more info


By: Baum, L. Frank

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Derrrydale Books: 1991

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018441

ISBN: 0517052679

Condition: Fine

Pictorial boards, octavo (approx. 6 1/2" wide by 9 5/8" tall). Three double-page pop-ups, all parts in good working order. Part of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Pop-up Series. View more info


By: Baum, L. Frank.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Co.: (1944)

Edition: reprint edition

Seller ID: 000018475

Condition: Very good

Illustrations by Evelyn Copelman, adapted from the famous pictures by W. W. Denslow. Illustrations are in black and white with a few full color plates. Small quarto ( approx. 7 1/8" wide by 9 1/16" tall) green cloth covers with illustrations in black and titles in gilt. 209 pages. Very Good condition. No names or marks in book. View more info

MADELINE IN AMERICA and Other Holiday Tales.

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig, and John Bemelmans Marciano.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Press: (1999)

Edition: later edition

Seller ID: 000018434

ISBN: 0590039105

Condition: near fine

Quarto, (approx. 9 3/8" wide by 12 3/16" tall) pictorial paper-covered boards, 111 pages + colophon. Vibrant color illustrations throughout. Book and dust jacket are in near fine condition. No names or marks in book. Dust jacket protected in a clear mylar wrapper. View more info


By: Bialk, Elisa.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Children's Press: (1955)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000016720

Condition: near Very good

Small 4to, 95 [1] pages, green cloth covers with yellow titles and pictorial design. Illustrated by Dwight Mutchler. A touch of dampstaining on rear cover. SIGNED by the author. A story about a young girl and a pony. 092108D View more info


By: Block, John.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Upper Montclair, NJ, J & N Productions: (2009)

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017051

ISBN: 0578040727

Condition: Fine

Drawings by Nicky Block. Quarto, glossy paper-covered pictorial boards. Full color illustrations. A story told by a father to his daughter about how he lost his hair. Told in storyboard / comic book / graphic novel format. Unpaginated, but approximately 34 pages. Long inscription by the author on the front free endpaper. 020117A View more info

NIJINSKY. Scenes From the Childhood of the Great Dancer.

By: Brighton, Catherine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: (1989)

Edition: first edition, as stated

Seller ID: 000016250

ISBN: 0385246633

Condition: Near fine

Oblong quarto, pictorial boards. Unpaginated. "For the young Vaslav, dancing was part of growing up." 032509A View more info


By: Ceder, Georgiana Dorcas

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Abingdon Press: (1966)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000015349

Condition: Very good

Jacket and chapter decorations by Robert Jefferson. Octavo, brick-red covers, 104 pages. Two cover corners lightly bumped. Dust jacket has a closed tear on front panel, spine and edges sunned. Signed by the author on the title page. 121901A "In this carefully researched story of the war of 1812, which the author...has told from the young Indian's viewpoint, there is much of Indian lore and legend but even more of courage and valor." View more info


By: Chandler, Edna Walter, based on a story by.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Beginner Books: (1959)

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 000016478

Condition: Good +

Book Club edition. 65 pages. Pictorial covers. Worn at cover edges, Good +. 121809A View more info

LOST SQUADRON, A Lucky Terrell Flying Story.

By: Cook, Canfield.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (c. 1943)

Seller ID: 000018484

Condition: Very Good

Black and white frontispiece illustration by Frank Dobias. Octavo, green covers with some wear at head and foot of spine. 216 pages + 2 pages of publisher's ads Paper starting to brown nad turn brittle. A few small tears at page edges.Dust jacket is bright, but missing top 3/4 inch at head of spine, some other light chipping at edges, light dampstaining on spine and rear panel. Aviation, Boys series, Juvenile fiction View more info

THE ICEBERG EXPRESS. Little Journeys to Happyland

By: Cory, David.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (c. 1922)

Seller ID: 000017052

Condition: Very Good

Profusely illustrated by P. H. Webb. Octavo, 154 pages + 4 pages of publisher's ads. Red cloth covers with full page, full-color pictorial paper onlay on top cover. Illustrated endpaper, plus black and white illustrations in story. Corners slightly bumped, else Very Good. 020117A View more info


By: Cowley, Joy.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday and Co., Inc.: (c. 1969)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018543

Condition: Very Good

Small octavo, pictorial boards (approx. 6" wide and 7 5/8" tall). Illustrated by Edward Sorel. Unpaginated, many ilustrations in two colors. Humorous tale of a a general who is unable to wage war against a town because a duck has a nest in his cannon. No dust jacket. Light crayon mark on rear cover, else Very Good. View more info