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Image for PENROD - FIRST THUS ILLUSTRATED BY GORDON GRANT IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

PENROD - FIRST THUS ILLUSTRATED BY GORDON GRANT IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1914-01-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: c17-4-9

Condition: Collectible: Good


Green cloth cover with black lettering.Previous owner's name written on inside front board.Frontis of Wesley Barry as Penrod. 11 black and white illustrations. View more info

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass - Photoplay Edition

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1920-01-01

Seller ID: c18-3-142

Condition: Used: Acceptable


Pastedown picture on the cover of Alice and the white rabbit.Cover has cloth deterioration from insects. Edge and corner wear. Spine pulled and split at the top. Small stains on outside page edges and around the plates. Previous owner's name on fep. Overall inside pages are clean with a few fingerprints. Binding is tight.Photoplay Edition with black and white pictures. View more info

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

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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The Pope's Mule Alphonse Daudet 1925 [Hardcover] by Daudet, Alphonse

By: Alphonse Daudet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan and Co.: 1925-01-01

Seller ID: 533

Condition: Used: Good


Good/No Jacket, blue Cloth Hardcover, 78 pages, 6 3/4" tall. Stains in well around spine and small hole in the spine. Some pages were not cut when published so previous owner tore them, causing rough edges and tears to the pages. Foxing on page edges and outside page edges. Pages around colored frontis have stains. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. A story found in the Grasshopper's library. First told in his book Lettres de mon Moulin with pictures by Herouard. Story for 6 to 8 year olds. View more info

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Die for Me (Revenants)

By: Amy Plum

Price: $85.00

Publisher: HarperTeen: 2011-05-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-915

ISBN: 0062004018

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page with general inscription of "walk with revenants." This is the first book in the trilogy. After their parents are killed in a car accident, 16-year-old Kate Mercier and her older sister Georgia, each grieving in her own way, move to Paris to live with their grandparents and Kate finds herself powerfully drawn to the handsome but elusive Vincent, who seems to harbor a mysterious and dangerous secret. View more info

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Endling #1: The Last SIGNED

By: Applegate, Katherine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2018-05-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-2-1826

ISBN: 0062335529

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on tipped in page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.First book of an epic middle grade series. Byx is the youngest member of her dairne pack. Believed to possess remarkable abilities, her mythical doglike species has been hunted to near extinction in the war-torn kingdom of Nedarra.After her pack is hunted down and killed, Byx fears she may be the last of her species. The Endling. So Byx sets out to find safe haven, and to see if the legends of other hidden dairnes are true. View more info

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The Night Gardener SIGNED

By: Auxier, Jonathan

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 2014-05-20

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-5-20

ISBN: 141971144X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. signed "Courage J.W." First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover.A Victorian ghost story with shades of Washington Irving and Henry James. More than just a spooky tale, it's also a moral fable about human greed and the power of storytelling. The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threat... View more info

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Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes SIGNED

By: Auxier, Jonathan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Amulet Paperbacks: 2012-11-01

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-5-21

ISBN: 1419704214

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on endpaper without inscription. Signed "Adventures ho, J.W." First Paperback Edition with full number line.A beguiling tale of a blind 10 year old orphan who has been schooled in a life of thievery. One fateful afternoon, he steals a box from a mysterious traveling haberdasher, a box that contains three pairs of magical eyes. When he tries the first pair, he is instantly transported to a hidden island, where he is presented with a special quest; to travel to the dangerous Vanished Kingdom and rescue a people in need. Along with his loyal sidekick, a knight who has been turn... View more info

Touchdown Pass (#1: Chip Hilton Series)

By: Bee, Clair; Frontis [Illustrator]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1948-01-01

Seller ID: 2-4-1900

Condition: Used: Very Good


Stain on upper corner. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.In the process of learning to go beyond himself and to reach out to others, high school star football player Chip Hilton uncovers an act of sabotage at the local pottery. View more info

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Simple Notions de Francais Bercy French Primer

By: Bercy, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William R. Jekins Co.: 1894

Seller ID: 000040

Condition: Good


1st/No Additional Printings indicated. Very hard to find. 105 pages: illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. Half cloth, pictorial boards. Corners worn, bumped and split to boards. Title page corner is bent and torn. Hinge cracked in center. Pencil checks and a couple of notes in the book. Edges rubbed. Binding strong/tight, inside very good except as noted. Donnees Au Moyen De Nombreuses Illustrations chansons et Rondes. 12 songs w/words & music. View more info

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Your Manners Are Showing: The Handbook of Teen-Age Know-How

By: Betty Betz; Betty Betz [Illustrator]; Anne Clark [Contributor];

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1946-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-5-1625

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Bumped corners. Edge wear to corners and spine. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.From author's Introduction, "The teen set, just starting their rounds of parties and dances NEED a special, private etiquette book of their own, so here it is, kids! But why wait 'til it's too late? Get on the right track now and insure your social security for the rest of your play days and evenings. Read before you go to a dance, not after the ball is over. The trouble with etiquette books is that they're like dentists...you never pay any attention to them... View more info

The little Mexican donkey boy (Childen of All Lands Series)

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1931-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 77-3-1985

Condition: Collectible: Good


DJ is rubbed, chipped, torn and missing pieces. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Previous owner's name on endpaper. Blue cover and book edges have stains.Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.a story of a Mexican boy hero named Dodo, or Sleepy-head, and his funny little Mexican burro, Amigo, which is the living image of the tiny donkey the average youngster yearns to own as a pet? 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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Laugh with the Moon SIGNED

By: Burg, Shana

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers: 2012-06-12

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-938

ISBN: 0385734719

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Thirteen-year-old Clare Silver is stuck. Stuck in denial about her mother's recent death. Stuck in the African jungle for sixty-four days without phone reception. Stuck with her father, a doctor who seems able to heal everyone but Clare.Clare feels like a fish out of water at Mzanga Full Primary School, where she must learn a new language. Soon, though, she becomes immersed in her new surroundings and impressed with her fellow students, who are crowded into a tiny space, working on the floor among roosters ... View more info

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The Clue of the Dancing Puppet #39

By: Carolyn Keene

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1962-01-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1617

Condition: Used: Very Good


Not a first edition but early printing. Corners lightly rubbed. Hand written check list and checks on listings page. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The Clue of the Dancing Puppet is the thirty-ninth volume in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series. At the Van Pelt estate, home of a local acting troupe, a mysterious dancing puppet haunts the grounds. Nancy, Bess, and George are asked to solve the case, but it will be a dangerous one yet rewarding when an old family mystery comes to light." View more info

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Summer and Bird

By: Catmull, Katherine

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile: 2012-10-02

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-943

ISBN: 0525953469

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Edition with full number line.An enchanting and twisted tale of two sisters' quest to find their parents. When their parents disappear in the middle of the night, young sisters Summer and Bird set off on a quest to find them. A cryptic picture message from their mother leads them to a familiar gate in the woods, but comfortable sights quickly give way to a new world entirely, Down, one inhabited by talking birds and the evil Puppeteer queen. View more info

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The Joy of a Peanuts Christmas: 50 Years of Holiday Comics!

By: Charles M. Schulz

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hallmark Books: 2000-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-4-1838

ISBN: 015012628X

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First Edition with full number line.Dust jacket has light edge wear and a 1" tear near spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A collection of classic comic strips, the Peanuts gang gathers around the tree (and doghouse) to celebrate the holiday season with family and friends. 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

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The Challenge of the Sea

By: Clarke, A C

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1961-01-01

Seller ID: 7-5-1949

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Dust jacket is rubbed and lightly chipped. 2" tear near DJ spine Back has stains. Book is clean and binding is tight. Among the subjects touched upon other new methods of deep sea exploration (1960s), the great sea serpent and other unknown marine creatures, the prospects of domesticating whales and porpoises, uncovering the Earth's geological history by drilling through the ocean bed, and the value of the sea is a great submarine playground for future generations. View more info

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The Panama Canal Landmark Series

By: Considine, Bob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Random House: 1951

Seller ID: 001247

Condition: Very Good


1951, eighth printing, Blue Cloth Hardcover, 179 pages, 8 1/2" tall, Part of the Landmarks of American History book series.. Landmark Book #18. An account of the men who used their various talents in the building of the Panama Canal. Very Good. Cover has light soiling and edgewear. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. View more info