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Why Do We Need Another Baby

By: MacGregor, Cynthia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Carol Publishing Group: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37580

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. View more info

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Alice Yazzie's Year

By: Maher, Ramona (Poems by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37421

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and tears and some rubbing to the spine ends, corners and top edges. "He (Gammell) started his career with freelance commercial work, but became interested in children's book illustration. His first picture book was published by G. P. Putnam's Sons in 1973: A Nutty Business by Ida Chittum, featuring a "war" between squirrels and a farmer. That same year he illus... View more info

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Chi Po & The Sorcerer A Chinese Tale for Children and Philosophers

By: Mandel, Oscar (with A Chinese Scroll In Ink by Lo Koon-Chiu)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rutland, VT, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1964

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36771

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 generally 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 edge wear, rubbing and a number of small edge nicks and tears. There is some light toning and foxing to the rear panel of the dust jacket. "Born in Antwerp, Belgium in 1926, Oscar Mandel fled with his family from the Germans in 1940 and settled in the United States. He has lived in N... View more info

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Baby, Come Out!

By: Manushkin, Fran

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Trophy: 1984

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37145

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without 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. There is some beginning bumping to the corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "I always knew I wanted to work with children, so I got a B. A. In education from Chicago Teacher's College. After graduation, I moved to New York City. My great good fortune came when I met Ezra Jack Keats (author-ar... View more info

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Little Lulu And Her Pals

By: Marge (Marjorie Henderson Buell)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1939

Edition: Possible First Edition

Seller ID: A36216

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Color and B&W illustrations; Possible First Edition: There are no other Lulu books listed on the rear dust jacket flap and the last date listed is 1939. Without the dust jacket flap price, it's impossible to verify. This book is in Very Good condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with both black and white and full color illustrations. The price clipped dust jacket has edge we... View more info

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Little Lulu On Parade

By: Marge (Marjorie Henderson Buell)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1939

Edition: Possible First Edition

Seller ID: A36217

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Color and B&W illustrations; Possible First Edition: The only Lulu book listed on the rear dust jacket flap is Little Lulu and her Pals, and the last date listed is 1941. Without the dust jacket flap price, it's impossible to verify. This book is in Very Good condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with both black and white and full color illustrations. The price clipped dust ... View more info

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What To Say And When To Say It

By: Martin, Bill (Jr)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37252

Condition: Very Good


Color 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 white covers have ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. "In 1972 he became a full-time writer. He revitalized his publishing career when he met John Archambault in 1983 at UC Riverside. They went on to collaborate on more than a dozen award-winning books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, and Barn Dance! And Knots on a Counting Rope, both ... View more info

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The Thief In The Botanical Gardens

By: Massie, Diane Redfield

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Weekly Reader/ Xerox Education Publications: 1975

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: A37639

Condition: Very Good+


Color 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 text pages are clean and bright. " Diane Redfield Massie is the author/illustrator of many popular children's books. Among other awards she has received are two from the Mystery Writers of America, for Chameleon Was A Spy and for Chameleon the Spy and the Case of the Vanishing Jewels. She has also written and directed musical plays for children. Before m... View more info

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Dotty Dimple At Home

By: May, Sophie (Rebecca Sophia Clarke)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co.: 1906

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A38618

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 generally clean condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The bottom corners of the book covers have some loss of cloth, leaving the boards showing . The text pages are generally clean and bright. There are several spots of foxing throughout. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the front pastedown page. "Rebecca Sophia Clarke (February 22, 1833 – August 10, 1906) , [1] also known as Soph... View more info

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Mercer Mayer's Little Monster's Neighborhood

By: Mayer, Mercer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Merrigold Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A36727

Condition: Very Good


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. "Mayer published his first book, A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog, at Dial Press in 1967. It was notable for being a completely wordless picture book—one that tells its story entirely through the use of pictures. Mayer was one of the first illustrators to be credited for using this format. Five more books in this series were to follow. He also produced If I Had a Gorilla about the adv... View more info

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Four Frogs In A Box Including: a Boy, a Dog, a Frog and a Friend, Frog, Where Are You, a Boy a Dog and a Frog, And, Frog on His Own

By: Mayer, Mercer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1976

Seller ID: A37812

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is the first edition of the boxed set. The books are in Very Good condition and has a Very Good- box. The books are in generally clean, bright condition, but all four of them lack dust jackets. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The box has edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and edges. The top edge of the box has a crack / crease. "Mayer moved from Hawaii to New York City in 1964, pursuing further instruction at the Art Students League of New York, where he met an artist named ... View more info

Finding Fairies Secrets from Attracting Little People from around the World

By: McCann, Michelle & Marianne Monson-Burton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, OR, Beyond Words Publishing, Inc.: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37171

ISBN: 1552853012

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Michelle Roehm McCann has worked as a children’s book editor and art director for more than twenty years, as well as writing and compiling seven award-winning children’s books of her own. She lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband, two world-rocking kids, and their brilliant cats, Horace and Percy." (from Simon & Schuster) View more info

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If You Were My Bunny

By: McMullan, Kate

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37169

ISBN: 0590527495

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ 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 in clean, bright condition. "David McPhail published his first children's book, The Bear's Toothache, in 1972. Since then, he has written and/or illustrated more than fifty books including No! And The Abandoned Lighthouse, published by Roaring Brook Press. He lives in New Hampshire." (bio of David McPhail) View more info

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Annie An Old-Fashioned Story

By: Meehan, Thomas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Publishing Co. , Inc.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38563

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine 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 is mostly clean and bright, but has a small edge tear to the top rear panel. "Thomas Edward Meehan (August 14, 1929 – August 21, 2017) was an American playwright. He was best known for writing the books for the musicals Annie, The Producers, and Hairspray. Meehan also wrote the books for the musicals Young Frankenstein and Cry-Baby and co-wrote the books for Elf: The Musical and Lim... View more info

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Billie The Turk

By: Merrill, Anna Darby

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37863

Condition: Very Good-


Color Illustrations; This is a small book (approx. 6" x 4") With illustrated paper covered boards. The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have rubbing, bumping, nickins and some cracking to the paper. The text pages are generally clean and bright. There is a previous owner's purple penciled name on the front endpaper. "Mrs Anna Darby Merrill, an author of children's books and a former teacher, died yesterday in her home, at 44 West 69th Street, at the age of 85. She was the widow of George Bushnell Merr... View more info

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Picture Tales From The Chinese

By: Metzger, Berta

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1934

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: A37706

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book is in generally clean bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear. The front cover has several deep scratches to the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Eleanor Frances Lattimore came to the United States in 1920 after her father became a professor of Chinese Studies at Dartmouth College. She studied art in Oakland, California, Boston, and New York City and worked for several years as a freelance artist. But she beca... View more info

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Picture Tales From India

By: Metzger, Berta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37720

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format, oblong book. The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book is in generally clean bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and fraying. There are several small spots of ground-in dirt to the covers. The text pages are generally clean and bright . There is one small chunk of the last text page cut out by a former owner. There is a crayoned image of a youngster on the front endpaper in and a thin crayon scribble on the front pastedown page. There is a previous owner's in... View more info

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Picture Tales From The Chinese

By: Metzger, Berta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1934

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A37784

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book is in generally clean bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an inch long tear to the top spine hinge of the title page. This book has been signed by the author, with a short inscription on the half title page. "Eleanor Frances Lattimore came to the United States in 1920 after her father became a professor of Chinese Studies at Dartmouth College. She studied art in... View more info

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Having A Friend

By: Miles, Betty

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36136

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format book, approx. 6" x 4". The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and wear. The covers also have some spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright, but all edges of the text block hae foxing and ground-in dirt. This copy includes a tipped-in review slip. "The San Francisco Bay region is underlain by some of the most complex and active geology in the world. The earth here is made up of everything from iron- and magnesium-rich rock... View more info

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Cat And Dog Have A Contest

By: Miller, Elizabeth and Jane Cohen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New york, Franklin Watts: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37410

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book is in mostly clean and bright. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping, rubbing and wear. There is some light ground-in dirt to the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. " The daughter of Alfred Raymond Bellinger and Charlotte Brinsmade Bellinger, Elizabeth began teaching in the Washington School system in 1968, and quickly moved to the Washington Primary School, where she continued to teach 1st and 2nd grades until retiring in 1998. She first publish... View more info