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WONDERLAND STORIES FROM ALICE IN WONDERLAND, THE WONDER BOOK, SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON, ROBINSON CRUSOE, GULLIVER'S TRAVELS SIMPLIFIED BY ELIZABETH LEWIS

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: JB Lippincott: 1917-01-01

Seller ID: c18-3-143

Condition: Used: Acceptable


Cover has small stains, corner wear, and wear on heel and toe of spine. Crease on front board. Previous school ower's name on fep. Pages yellowed near color plates. Some fingerprints but overall inner pages are clean. Foxing on endpapers.Into this volume of Wonderland Stories have been gathered some of the gems of child literature. The first six are taken from Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking Glass. Pandora's Box is one of the old classics transformed by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The other stories are taken from tales like Swiss Family Robinson and Gulliver's Travel... View more info

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Bobbie the Wonder Dog: A True Story SIGNED

By: Brown, Tricia; Porter, Cary [Illustrator]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: WestWinds Press: 2016-04-12

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 2-5-1634

ISBN: 1943328366

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by Cary Porter on endpaper without inscription. First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Bobbie the Wonder Dog as a scotch collie mix who was lost on a family trip from Oregon to Indiana and walked all the way home, nearly 3000 miles and six months to the day he was lost, to the people he loved. View more info

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Once Upon a Wild Wood SIGNED

By: Chris Riddell (author)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books: 2018-08-23

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-1908

ISBN: 1509817069

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. Little Green Raincape is on her way to Rapunzel's party, deep in the wild woods. The way is long and dark, but Green is a smart girl. Smart enough to turn down apples offered by kindly old ladies, smart enough to turn down travel advice from helpful wolves, and above all, smart enough to solve a wealth of classic fairy tale problems, not least mend a lovelorn beast's broken heart. Once Upon a Wild Wood is a richly imagined story packed full of familiar fairy tale characters as you've never seen them before... View more info

I, Juan De Pareja

By: De Trevino, Elizabeth Borton

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1966-01-01

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 77-2-1950

Condition: Used: Good


Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and torn near spine. Newbery Medal on the front of the dust jacket. Price clipped.Slightly askew. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.When the great Velaquez was painting his masterpieces at the Spanish court in the seventeenth century, his colors were expertly mixed and his canvases carefully prepared by his Negro slave, Juan de Pareja. In this vibrant novel that depicts both the beauty and the cruelty of the time and place, Elizabeth Borton de Trevino tells the story of Juan, who was born a slave and died an accomplished and respected artist. View more info

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Cinnamon SIGNED by Divya

By: Gaiman, Neil; Srinivasan, Divya [Illustrator]

Price: $65.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2017-05-02

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 3-1-1829

ISBN: 0062399616

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by illustrator on title page without inscription. First Edition but 2nd printing. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Story by Newberry Medal Winning Author Neil Gaiman. Beautifully A talking tiger is the only one who may be able to get a princess to speak in this beautiful picture book set in a mythic India by the Newbery Medal winning and New York Times bestselling author of American Gods and Norse Mythology, Neil Gaiman, and illustrated in bold colors by Divya Srinivasan. View more info

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The Magician's Elephant SIGNED

By: Kate DiCamillo; Illustrator-Yoko Tanaka

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Candlewick: 2009-09-08

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: unit12-5

ISBN: 0763644102

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated 2009 first edition with full number line.When a fortuneteller's tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller's mysterious answer (an elephant! An elephant will lead him there!) sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that you will hardly dare to believe it's true. With atmospheric illustrations by fine artist Yoko Tanaka, here is a dreamlike and captivating t... View more info

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Eight Cousins (The Plumfield Edition)

By: Louisa May Alcott

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap: 1928-01-01

Seller ID: 4-2-1810

Condition: Collectible: Good


Dust Jacket is fair with heavy chips and tears. Tweed cloth cover has some cloth deterioration on bottom of boards, worse on the back board Price clipped. Corners bumped. Inside pages lightly yellow but clean.Life at the Aunt hill, the nickname for the dwellings of her six aunts, seemed pretty dull to Rose and for a long time she fretted and pined for the happy home she remembered. When Rose's dear uncle, Dr. Alec, returned from Calcutta and saw want an unhappy creature she had become, he begged the aunts for a chance to bring up the girl under his direction. View more info

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Vampires in the Lemon Grove: Stories SIGNED

By: Russell, Karen

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2013-02-12

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-1-1332

ISBN: 0307957233

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Edition. Autographed copy sticker on front of dust jacket.From the author of the New York Times best seller Swamplandia, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, a magical new collection of stories that showcases Karen Russell's gifts at their inimitable best. A dejected teenager discovers that the universe is communicating with him through talismanic objects left behind in a seagull's nest. A community of girls held captive in a silk factory slowly transmute into human silkworms, spinning delicate threads from their own bellies, and e... View more info

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Adventures in Living- Now We Are Growing

By: Thomas Wood

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons: 1936

Seller ID: 2-1-1642

Condition: Collectible: Good


1936. Cover has light stain and edge wear. Endpaper and inside board has light tanning on edges. Small staple holes on one corner of endpaper. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight. A few fingerprints on pages. This reader is to teach health. It is to emphasize happy, healthful living, rather than the details of techniques. Contents include: a picture it takes a year to make, a puppy joins the family, learning about grains, seeing thins, a visit to a dairy farm, a welcome to winter, the holidays, bravery that wins, an automobile accident, green things growing such chicks, a picnic at the... View more info

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On the Night You Were Born SIGNED

By: Tillman, Nancy; Tillman, Nancy [Illustrator]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Feiwel & Friends: 2006-10-17

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-1-1918

ISBN: 0312346069

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on tipped-in publisher's page. Comes with original print in the back of the book. Later printing.On the night you were born, you brought wonder and magic to the world. The moon stayed up till morning. Polar bears danced. A celebrations of you. View more info

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The little horse that never grew up (Borzoi book)

By: Wagstaff, Dorothy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: A.A. Knopf: 1947-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-5-1703

Condition: Collectible: Good


First edition. Dust jacket is rubbed, scuffed, chipped and missing a 1" piece on the back. Book has edge wear and stains on endpapers.Pages yellowing. Some fingerprints but overall inside pages clean and binding is tight.This s a true story of a little horse that never grew up. At first he was very sad because he was so small, and so couldn't run as fast as a race horse, or jump as high as a hunter, or do many of the things that big horses did. But one day a little boy came and took him home and then... View more info