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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: $31.50

Publisher: Sheldon & Company: 1873

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 29154


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. Good book with moderate wear & fraying to spine ends & corners. Gilt lettering bright and intact. Binding adequate, though starting at front endapers.. Minor signs of finger soil. Stain on rear endpapers. View more info

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The Rollo Story Books: Rollo in the Woods.

By: Abbott, Jacob.

Price: $36.00

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 endpaper. Light to moderate foxing throughout. All pages intact. View more info

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The Tyger Voyage (plus 12 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

ISBN: 0394407962


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 illustrations printed on cards: 12 of the 17 illustrations painted by Nicola Bayley for The Tiger Voyage, printed on 6" x 8" cards in Italy by Mondadori. Cards bright & clean with a hint of handling. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 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: $36.00

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. Small damp mark at bottom page margins of first quarter of book. View more info

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Jack and Jill

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

Price: $180.00

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. Internals quite nice. The majority of the color plates are bright & clean with no defect; one has a spot of foxing on the ill... View more info

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

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

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Wordsong: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30164

ISBN: 1590784561


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 Outlaw

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27957


Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; First printing stated. 99 pages, bound in light blue cloth, black lettering. Black & white illustrations by the author. Bright cover, light rubbing at ends of spine. Firmly bound. Interior crisp, unmarked. In bright jacket with light edge wear, a few very tiny chips, shallow tear. Original price of $3.50 intact on jacket flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Morning Is a Little Child

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27825

ISBN: 0152556524


Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bound in watermelon colored cloth, black lettering & stamped design on front. First edition stated. Beautiful bright, clean cover, firmly bound, sharp corners. Endpapers show faint foxing. Interior quite clean, bright, no signs of foxing. Lovely bright clean dust jacket; price-clipped. Shallow wear at head of spine; a 1/2" closed tear & short crease at bottom edge of front panel. A nicely preserved copy of this first edition collectible. Interesting tidbit: The dedication page states that this publication was... View more info

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Children's Songs and Hymns

By: Anonymous

Price: $31.50

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott:

Seller ID: 28


Very Good-; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 64 pp. bound in red cloth with pictorial paste down on front cover; black-stamped fleur de lis design. No date or author attribution, though binding is late 19th or early 20th century. Songs include: The cuckoo, Evening, See the Stars are Coming, The Evening Star, Spring is Smiling, Maiden Mary, Be Polite, Hark My Mother's Voice I Hear, The Strawberry, Hymn for a Sunday-School, Samuel, Hymn, Pretty Bee, Anna's Resolution, The Child's Morning Thoughts, The Children's Song of May, Perseverance, Saturday Night, The Advantages of Early Religion, ... View more info

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The Tale of Chickaboo Chick

By: Aris, Ernest A.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26106


Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages, cloth-backed spine; pictorial paper-covered boards; illustrated endpapers; 8 full-page color plates. Good to Very Good book with binding solid, head of spine bumped. Bright pictorial cover; light soil at top portion of front cover. Interior bright, over-all clean with an occasional spot of finger soil. Previous owner's gift notation at top of front endpaper. First edition as stated on copyright page (First Published, 1947). Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Brambledown Tales Series View more info

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Festivals and Plays of Children A Series of Rhythmic Plays and Dances Arranged According to the Seasons of the Year

By: Arnold, Francis M.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Willis Music Co.: 1921

Edition: -

Seller ID: 25732


Very Good-; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 98 pages, bound in grey cloth with black stamped lettering and design. Solid binding, corners bumped. Interior very clean, unmarked. A brief selection of some of the songs: In the Country, Boat Song, The Woodpecker, Skip No. 2, The Linden Tree, Festival March, The Winter Wind, The Hobby Horse, Andante, Spinning Song, The Train, Fairy Dance, Quietude, Cradle Song, Pin Wheels, Allegretto. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Sea Gift

By: Ashby, John

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Clarion Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24661

ISBN: 0395776031


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp tight book in crisp jacket. Price intact on jacket flap. Free of names or markings. Jacket art by Jason Chin. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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Bantam of the Opera

By: Auch, Mary Jane

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Holiday House: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30836

ISBN: 0823413128


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Blue cloth-backed cover, red boards. SIGNED by author Mary Jane Auch and inscribed to "Dorothy, Good Luck with your books". Fine book, crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In bold colorful Near fine jacket with light rubbing on back panel. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Our Abe Lincoln

By: Aylesworth, Jim; Barbara McClintock (ill.)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30128

ISBN: 0439925487


Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED & inscribed "To Katherine - enjoy" by illustrator Barbara McClintock. First Printing stated. Bright, crisp cover; tightly bound. Hint of wear to one corner tip. In fresh, crisp dust jacket. View more info

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Picture Book of Connecticut

By: Bailey, Bernadine; Wiese, Kurt, (ill.).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27984


Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Chicago; Bound in blue cloth with pictorial paste-on; color pictorial endpapers. Illustrations by Wiese throughout. Quite clean and bright cover, very well-preserved; modest rubbing at spine ends. Interior bright, clean, unmarked; endpapers slightly toned; rear endpaper shows a hint of foxing. Lovely jacket with two shallow tears top edge; two shalow chips at head of spine; light tanning on folds. Price of $1.25 on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; The United States Books Series View more info