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The Atomic Submarine A Practice Combat Patrol Under the Sea

By: Hoban, Russell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New york, Harper & Brothers: 1960

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A36470

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; Ex-Library copy in a Library binding. The book is in generally clean, bright condition. There is some bumping and edge wear with beginning fraying to the spine ends and corners of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The front endpaper has an ink stamped school library name and address along with a previous owner's inked note that has been marked out with a black marker. The rear endpaper has the remnants of a card pocket adhered to the page. The title page includes an ink stamped school library name and address and mostly erased pink ink pen library card cat... View more info

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Arthur's New Power

By: Hoban, Russell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36726

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has two tears, one to the front spine joint, and another to the top front edge. Both tears have some wrinkling and rubbing. There is an inch long semi-closed tear to the top rear dust jacket cover. "In 1971, Hoban wrote a book employing concepts borrowed from "The Gift of the Magi", call... View more info

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Angelina's Baby Sister

By: Holabird, Katharine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38496

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and brigh, but has some light bumping and curling to the edges of the book cover. "In 1983, Holabird's first children's book, Angelina Ballerina, was published. Her son Adam was her inspiration for the character Henry, and Angelina's character was inspired by her daughters' love for dressing up and dancing. Holabird wrote the first draft of Angelina Ballerina at the kitchen table w... View more info

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The Bobsey Twins At School

By: Hope, Laura Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1913

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A37684

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The rectanglular pictorial pastedown on the front cover has some light edge rubbing and ground-in dirt. The covers have some ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The bottom edge of the front endpaper has a small tear. "The Bobbsey Twins are the principal characters of what was, for many years, the St... View more info

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The Bobbsey Twins In Washington

By: Hope, Laura Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1919

Seller ID: A38872

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks, small chips and rubbing. The book lists to itself on the reverse of the title page, to At the Circus at the rear of the book and to at the Circus on the front dust jacket flap. The cover art shows Flossie and Freddie in a field of flowers (daisies) . "The Bobbsey Twins are the principal characters of what was, for many years, the Stratemeyer Syndicate's l... View more info

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The Fright Before Christmas

By: Howe, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New york, Morrow Junior Books: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37507

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. (possibly issued without a dust jacket). The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The covers have some light ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. "In the mid-1970s, Howe's mother-in-law encouraged him and his wife, Deborah Howe, to create a children's story based on a character the two had created while watching older Dracula movies, which at the time were played late at night on... View more info

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God, The Universe, And Hot Fudge Sundaes

By: Howe, Norma

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A38045

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. The book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, though there is some very light generalized toning. This copy has been signed by the author, with an inscription on the half title page. The price clipped dust jacket is clean and bright. "Long intrigued by religious issues, Norma Howe knew that she wanted to write about the conflict between faith and reason in a you... View more info

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The Favorite Scholar, And Other Tales

By: Howitt, Mary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hurst & Co, Publishers: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37674

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generall clean condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There are spots of discoloration to the bottom front cover. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due the acid content of the paper. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. "On 16 April 1821 she married William Howitt and began a career of joint authorship with him. Her life was bound up with that of her husband; she was separated only ... View more info

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Black Misery

By: Hughes, Langston

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Paul S. Eriksson, Inc.: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38874

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and a couple of spots of foxing. "James Mercer Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist from Joplin, Missouri. He moved to New York City as a young man, where he made his career. One of the earliest innovators of the then-new literary art form called jazz poetry, Hughes is best ... View more info

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Johnny Lion's Books

By: Hurd, Edith Thacher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1965

Edition: Possible First Edition

Seller ID: A37777

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing . There is a slight slant ot the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and tears , along with some weawr and chipping to the laminate. The bottom corner of the front flap has been clipped. The front flap includes a price of $1.95, and includes four titles on the rear cover: Tom and the Two Hand... View more info

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The Book of the Sandman And the Alphabet of Sleep

By: Huygen, Wil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1989

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37146

ISBN: 0810915243

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends of thebook covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean, but has several small edge tears to the spine joints and edges. "Rien's aptitude for drawing showed early on. After primary education the young Rien worked at an ad agency, where he could make some use of his talent. He also had talent for the advertising profession because after he had completed h... View more info

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A Child's Book Of Seasons

By: Ichikawa, Satomi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Parents' Magazine Press: 1976

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37124

ISBN: 0819307955

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends of the book covers have some bumping and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and a couple of small chips missing. There's also some light wrinkling and edge wear. "Satomi was born in Gifu, Japan. She left Japan in 1971 to live in Paris where she still lives. Satomi taught herself illustration and has become well known for her unique illustrated worlds portraying nature p... View more info

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Sleeping Beauty

By: Izawa, Tadasu & Shigemi Hijikata

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1971

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A37855

ISBN: 044804238X

Condition: Very Good


Color Photographs; This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some edge wear, bumping and rubbing. The top front spine joint has a crack with associated bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the title page. View more info

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My First Book Of Words

By: Izawa, Tadasu (Illustrator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Zokeihsha Publications, Ltd.: 1971

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A37372

Condition: Very Good+


Color Photographs; This is a toddler's board book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. This book is part of the Preschool Puppet Book Series. View more info

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Rhymes

By: Izawa, Tadasu and Shigemi Hijikata

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1976

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A37535

Condition: Very Good


Color Photographs; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket (possibly came without one). The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping, rubbing and edge wear. There is some light ground-in dirt to the heavy cardboard covers. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is a faded remnant of a previous owner's sharpie inked name on the front inside cover. View more info

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A Trip to the San Francisco Exposition with Bobby and Betty

By: Jackson, Joseph Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36634

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking the accompanying dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The orange cloth covers have some ground-in dirt and there is noticeable rubbing to the edges and front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. The reverse of the front endpaper has a previous owner's bookplate adhered. "There it is! Shouted Bobby. There it is! Where, cried Betty. What? Then she sat back in the seat again." "After a brief stint in advertising, Jackson was associated with Sunset magazine from... View more info

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Ovada An Indian Boy of the Grand Canyon

By: James, Harry C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Ward Ritchie Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36578

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Monochrome; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket is mostly clean and crisp, with the exception of some beginning edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. "This is the story of a day in the life of Ovada, an American Indian boy who belongs to the Havasu tribe. The Havasu tribe is a very small one. There are probably not more than thirty-four families in the whole tribe. "Don Louis Perceval was born to an artist... View more info

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The Golden Book Of Airplanes Planes, Fliers, and the Art of Flying Past, Present, and Future

By: Jensen, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38710

Condition: Very Good+


Color and B&W illustrations; This is an oversized paperback with illustrated covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and spine joints of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a large rectangle of toning on the title page where a newspaper clipping has been laid-in. View more info

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Mark Tidd In Italy

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, Publishers: 1925

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A37454

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine of the book is noticeably toned. The front cover includes a rectangular pictorial pastedown in clean bright condition. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. Both front and rear endpapers are fully illustrated. There is a stray red ink scribble to the rear pastedown page. "Although largely forgotten now, Kelland had a long career as a writer of ... View more info

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Mark Tidd

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1913

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37455

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's bookplate (Wallace C. Benjamin) on the front pastedown page. "Although largely forgotten now, Kelland had a long career as a writer of fiction and short stories, stretching from 1913 to 1960. He was published in many magazines, including The Saturday Evening Post and The American Magazine. A prolific writer, his output included sixty novels and some two hundred short stories. H... View more info