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Yankee Doodle an Old Friend in New Dress

By: (Illustrated by Howard Pyle)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1896

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A39558

Condition: Very Good-


Color Illustrations; This is Howard Pyle's First commissioned book. The book is in Very Good- condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The covers have pastedown illustrations to both front and rear covers. The illustration on the spine of the book has perished, but the spine is still in solid, original condition. There is edge wear, bumping and rubbing to the spine ends, edges and corners. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is a previous owner's gift notation on the front endpaper. This copy includes eight full color illustrated plates and numerous pages of monochr... View more info

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History Of Alexander The Great Altemus Young People's Library

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Henry Altemus Company: 1900

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A36388

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, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine of the book has light fading. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There are a couple of pages towards the front of the book with occasional spots of foxing. "Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 BC – 10/11 June 323 BC) , commonly known as Alexander the Great , was a king (basileus) of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member... View more info

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The Flying Windmill

By: Adams, Eustace L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1930

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A37545

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 text pages are clean bright. There is a rectangular patch of pulling to the front endpaper where a previous owner's bookplate was removed. "Eustace L. Adams (July 12, 1891 - March 1, 1963) editor, screenwriter and author, graduated from New York's St. Lawrence University in 1915 and served in the American Ambulance Service and US Naval Service during World War One. In the ... View more info

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The Tyger Voyage

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39098

ISBN: 0394407962

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. There is some beginning rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's gift notation (three lines) on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, and has two small edge tears to the top spine ends. "Richard George Adams (9 May 1920–24 December 2016) was an English novelist and writer of the books Watership Down, Shardik and The Plague Dogs. ... View more info

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Christopher For President

By: Addie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Golden Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38654

Condition: Very Good-


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized book. The book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners have bumping, rubbing and small spots where the color has rubbed away, showing the paper beneath. There are a couple of beginning tears to the spine ends / spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. "He later moved on to illustration for the company, and worked extensively on items like record covers, posters, comics and children’s books for publishers like Western Publishing’s Little Golden Books series. Along the way, he drew jus... View more info

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The House Gobbaleen

By: Alexander, Lloyd

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36539

ISBN: 0525452893

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 dust jacket has been price clipped. "What is a Gobbaleen? You may wonder. Is it bad? Is it Good? Would you want one in your house? Poor Tooley doesn't know - all he knows is that he has no luck. Tooley longs for some help from the Friendly Folk, who are said to roam the country onlytoo eager to change the luck of a fellow like him." View more info

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No Ducks In Our Bathtub

By: Alexander, Martha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38102

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 generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some edg wear, rubbing and beginning paper loss. The white covers have some spots of generalized toning , especially towards the spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. " Martha Alexander first wrote and illustrated the Blackboard Bear books, about an imaginative little boy and the friend he’s created, more than thirty years ago. Blackboard Bear, the first of the series, was... View more info

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The Wonder Book Of The Air

By: Allen, C. B. (Carl Beaty Allen) and Lauren D. Lyman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The John C. Winston Company: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36686

Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has Poor dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning edge wear, bumping and rubbing. There are several small spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's name and ownership notation on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is in pieces. "Carl Beaty Allen's several careers—in aviation, in journalism, in politics and in industry—led to his appointment to the Civil Aeronautics Board's air ... View more info

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The Seven Skinny Goats

By: Ambrus, Victor G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World, Inc.: 1970

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36475

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; The book is in Very Good+ Condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine of the book does have a noticable rearward slant which does not affect the text of the book at all. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the reverse of the front endpaper. The dust jacket is clean and bright except for some beginning ground-in dirt to the absorbent white paper. There is one very small edge nick / tear to the top front spine joint of the dust jacket. "Once upon a time there was an innkeeper, who was the p... View more info

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Riverkeeper

By: Ancona, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing Company: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36576

ISBN: 0027009114

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 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 crisp and clean with the exception of some beginning toning to the flap edges. "George Ancona (born December 19, 1929) is an American photo essayist and creator of photo-illustrated children's picture books. He was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, the son of immigrants from Mexico. He painted signs for Coney Island at "12 or 13" years and as a teenager "knew I would become an arti... View more info

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Stories And Tales (Author's Edition)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Hurd and Houghton: 1871

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: A38202

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 edge wear, bumping, rubbing and spots of fraying. The covers have ground-in dirt and spotting. The top spine end of the book cover has several small horizontal chips and tears. The text pages are generally clean , though somewhat toned. There are previous owner inked notations on the front and rear free pages. "Despite his success as a writer up to this point, Andersen did not initially attract a... View more info

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My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, And Me

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf Books for Young Readers: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36474

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. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and edges of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Maya Angelou born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American poet, singer, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning... View more info

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Upside-downers More Pictures to Stretch the Imagination

By: Anno, Mitsumasa

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Weatherhill: 1971

Edition: 1st US Edition; 20th Printing

Seller ID: A37085

ISBN: 0834820056

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 have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the front pastedown page. The price clipped dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have some light nicking and bumping to the spine ends. View more info

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The Two Heaps: And What Miss Brown's Sunday School Clas Did About Them

By: Anonymous / Walker, Mrs. Edward Ashley, Anson D F Randolph, and John Andrew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Anson D. F. Randolph: 1866

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A37249

Condition: Very Good


This is a small format book. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine and corners of the book cover has noticeable fading and there is some light bumping, rubbing and fraying. There are a couple of small spots of discoloration to the covers. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front pastedown page. "Like many of the 19th-century women who wrote series for children, Katherine Kent Child Walker (Mrs. Edward Ashley Walker) came from a religious background. And, like several of her counterparts, she... View more info

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Tom Swift And His Airship

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A38063

Condition: Good+


Early printing. This book is in Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. Mustard colored covers have four vignettes on the front cover. The center oval with the title on the front cover has red coloring, which means it was published after 1911 and before 1932. The book covers have ground-in dirt, spotting and spots of green discoloration to the rear cover. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, rubbing and beginning fraying. The text pages are generally clean and bright, though there are spots of foxing throughout. The front pastedown page has a spot of red paper st... View more info

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The Skating Gander

By: Bailey, Alice Cooper

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Wise-Parslow Company: 1927

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37123

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. " Alice Cooper Bailey was born in December 9, 1890 in San Diego, California. She was one of seven children. When she was just six weeks old, her family moved to Honolulu, Hawaii. She attended Wellesley College, Oahu College, College of Hawaii (now the University of Hawaii) , the Boston Music Conservatory, and received a l... View more info

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The Button Who Had A Sense Of Humour

By: Baker, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, NY, Artists & Writer's Guild, Inc: 1935

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: A36471

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition. The covers of the book have some light bumping, rubbing and and toning to the edges. There is noticeable fading to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright, although they are darkened due to the acid content of the paper. "Once upon a time there was a button, quite an ordinary button in appearance - but, then, one should never judge by appearances. This button had had exceptional advantages, for he had once been sewn on a professor's waistcoat; besides that, he had a sense of humour. The button lived in retirement in... View more info

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Ant And Bee : An Alphabetical Story For Tiny Tots

By: Banner, Angela

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Kaye & Ward Ltd.: 1976

Edition: 14th Printing

Seller ID: A38798

Condition: Good


Color Illustrations; This is a small format book. The book is in Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The top edge of the front spine joint has a tear with rubbing and wear. The spine ends have some light bumping and wear. The inner spine hinges are loose. The text pages are generally clean, though there is some finger dirt and wear. "The Ant and Bee stories are a series of small-format hardback books written by Angela Banner (pseudonym of Angela Mary Maddison [nee Lincke], born May 14, 1923, died May 30, 2014). She began writing the books in order to teach her son how to r... View more info

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Kubla Khan A Pop-Up Version of Coleridge's Classic

By: Bantock, Nick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: A39040

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This is a pop-up 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. There is some beginning nicking to the rear bottom corner of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. All moveable pieces are present & in very good working order View more info

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Old Macdonald Had An Apartment House

By: Barrett, Judi

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37091

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The front cover has some rubbing and discoloration. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a rectangle of black marker on the front inside cover. "After early success as an art director at Young & Rubicam (Ron Barrett) and Carl Ally, winning the Gold Medal of the Art Directors Club of New York, he left advertising to become an illustrator, author and puzzle maker. He wrote The Nutty News and has... View more info