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Image for Rollo on the Rhine; Rollo's Tour in Europe Series.

Rollo on the Rhine; Rollo's Tour in Europe Series.

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Sheldon & Company: 1873

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 29154


Very Good-; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; New York; First written in 1855 by W. J. Reynolds of Boston. 218 pages, bound in brown cloth with gilt & black stamped design. 14 engravings including frontispiece. A Sheldon & Co. reprint with moderate wear & fraying to spine ends & corners. Binding solid, though starting at front endapers.. Minor signs of finger soil. Stain on rear endpapers. View more info

Image for The Rollo Story Books:  Rollo in the Woods.

The Rollo Story Books: Rollo in the Woods.

By: Abbott, Jacob.

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Sheldon & Company: 1857

Seller ID: 29153


Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; New York; 32 pages, brown embossed cloth binding; gilt lettering on spine. Frontis illustration plus one additional . Yellow endpapers. Reprinted in 1862 by Sheldon & Company from The Rollo in the Woods chapter of the 1857 book Rollo at Play, published by Phillips, Sampson and Company . Most likely First Thus in this format. Cover shows only modest signs of use; tightly bound. Neatly written gift notation on front endpap... View more info

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Now You Are Six A Birthday Book

By: Abel, Alison M.; Standon, Edward

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1973

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 23006


Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 46 pages, pictorial cover. Bright clean cover, firm binding. Moderate rubbing base of spine; light rubbing corners. Interior bright, crisp, no names or markings. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Adventures and Brave Deeds of The Ship's Cat on The Spanish Main

By: Adams, Richard; Aldridge, Alan (Illustrator)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1977

Edition: First American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 30751


Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; First American Edition stated. Unpaginated; in glossy pictorial cover. Fine book, clean, tight, sharp corners, unmarked. In Good to Very Good jacket, yellowing at top of flaps; horizontal scratching on back panel; price intact. Protected in new mylar sleeve. ; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Tyger Voyage (plus 13 illustrations painted by Nicola Bayley)

By: Adams, Richard; Bayley, Nicola, (ill.).

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 26642


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Plus 12 separate Nicola Bayley illustrations printed on cards. Crisp clean book with mild wear to corner tips. In About Fine jacket with yellowing on flaps; hint of shelf rubbing. Original price of $6/95 intact on flap. Also includes 12 separate illustratons printed on cards: 12 of the 17 illustrations painted by Nicola Bayley for The Tiger Voyage, printed on 6" x 8" cards in Italy... View more info

Image for The Pony Express.  Landmark Series Book No. 7

The Pony Express. Landmark Series Book No. 7

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins. Illustrated By Lee J. Ames

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Random House: 1950

Seller ID: 24319


Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185 pages, bound in sky blue cloth; orange top-stain; pictorial endpapers. Not a first as ad on back panel of jacket lists to #10. Bright clean cover, trace of rubbing on spine ends. Interior clean, no names or markings. Bright jacket, price 150/150 on flap; rubbing & shallow tear at ends of spine. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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Mooncusser's Daughter; A Play for Children

By: Aiken, Joan; Stewart, Arvis, (ill.).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Viking Juvenile: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 23312


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Music by John Sebastian Brown. Stunning jacket art. First printing indicated by presence of "1" in print number line. 79 pages. Crisp book & jacket with mild shelf rubbing at spine ends. Appears unread. Tiny scuff on spine of jacket- light tanning on inside of flaps. Price intact on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Jerry; or, The Sailor Boy Ashore, being The Seventh - a fragment - in the series of the 'Aimwell Stories' by Walter Aimwell [pseud.] to which is added a Memoir of the author.

Jerry; or, The Sailor Boy Ashore, being The Seventh - a fragment - in the series of the 'Aimwell Stories' by Walter Aimwell [pseud.] to which is added a Memoir of the author.

By: Aimwell, Walter [pseudonym of William Simonds]

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Gould & Lincoln: 1864

Seller ID: 30464


Good; Hardcover; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 224 pp. bound in green embossed cloth; gilt decoration & lettering on spine. Six Black & white illustrations, including frontis (steel engraving) and title page. Clean cover, well-preserved, moderate wear & light fraying to extremities. Binding solid. Heavy foxing on frontis & tissue guard. Only occasional foxing to interior. Damp stain at bottom margin of first quarter of book. View more info

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The Miracle of the Myrrh

By: Alborghetti, Marci; Blonden, Hervé

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Winslow Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19246


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by author. FINE book in FINE jacket. Bright & crisp. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care.; Signed by Author View more info

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Jack and Jill

By: Aldin, Cecil, (ill.); Byron, May, (author).

Price: $223.20

Publisher: Henry Frowde, Hodder & Stoughton: 1914

Seller ID: 27395


Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; No publishing date given. Cloth-backed binding with color pictorial boards. Cream colored pictorial endpapers. 24 delightful full-page color plates by Cecil Alden. Good only book with shaken spine; rear endpapers separated.. Cloth backstrip torn in places on rear joint. Enthusiastic child colored the moon in purple crayon on front cover. Internals good; some foxing in gutters and on margins. Rear endpapers foxed & wrinkled. ... View more info

Image for Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color

Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color

By: Alexander, Elizabeth; and Marilyn Nelson; Floyd Cooper (ill.)

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Wordsong: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30164


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Crisp, as new, in like jacket. View more info

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The Four Donkeys

By: Alexander, Lloyd; Abrams, Lester, (ill.).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21765


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated (42). Tightly bound. Bright clean cover with light rubbing at ends of spine; mild wear at corner tips. Interior pristine. Bright jacket with corner-clipped flap, but original priceof $5.95 intact on flap; no tears; trace of soil. NOT ex-library. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Outdoor Chums On the Gulf; or Rescuing the Lost Balloonists

By: Allen, Quincy (Captain)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1911

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30646


Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 230 pp. bound in light green cloth; red & black stamping on cover; illustrated frontis. Bright, clean, solidly bound book. Spine a bit faded. Minor fraying at spine ends. Clean pages; no names or markings. Only the flaps from the jacket are present. ; Outdoor Chums Series. No.4 Series View more info

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The First People in the World

By: Ames, Gerald; Rose Wyler; Leonard Weisgard, (illustrator)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1961

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 28655


Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 47 [48] pages, bound in green paper-covered boards. Color & black & white illustrations. Clean cover; firm hinges; light rubbing on edges. Interior clean, bright, unmarked. In jacket with 1/2" chip at head of spine; rubbing on edges. Original price intact on flap View more info

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The Wild Swans

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Morozumi, Atsuko (Illustrator)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Hazar Publishing: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11756


Fine with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; London; Unpaginated in glossy pictorial cover. Illustrated by Atsuko Morozumi. About Fine book, bright clean cover, sharp corners, tight binding. Crisp unmarked interior. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info