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101 The Real Book About Trains
Cole, Davis
Garden City Garden City Books 1951 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket David Lyle Millard, Illustrator 
Very clean decorative (brown & white cross-hatch pattern) boards with black cloth spine, orange lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or marks--pages are clean. Illustrated endpapers (train crossing a trestle). Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has thumb-nail size chip at rear panel near bottom of spine corner, minor edgewear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Children's. 006623

Price: 12.00 USD
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102 The Dragon in the Cliff
Cole, Sheila
New York Lothrop Lee and Shepard 1991 0-688-10196-8 / 9780688101961 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket T. C. Farrow, Illustrator 
Very clean brown boards with black lettering on tan cloth spine. Rear board very slightly bowed. No surface wear or fraying. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 210 pgs. Clean, bright dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, no tears, creases or soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel based on the life of Mary Anning. 8 Vo. Children's. 014881

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Land of Stories - A Grimm Warning, Colfer, Chris
103 The Land of Stories - A Grimm Warning
Colfer, Chris
New York / Boston Little, Brown & Co. 2014 0316406813 / 9780316406819 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Brandon Dorman, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (with first edition statement and full number line) in clean dust jacket. Clean orange-brown boards with red spine, gold lettering on spine. Spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 469 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, slight edgewear and one closed edge tear at front flap fold (approx. 1"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023835

Price: 25.00 USD
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Over the Rainbow, Collins, Judy
104 Over the Rainbow
Collins, Judy
New York Imagine! (Peter Yarrow) 2010 1936140004 / 9781936140008 First Edition, Second Printing Hardback Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautifully clean first edition, second printing in clean unchipped dust jacket with perfect CD in plastic enclosure at rear of book. Clean red cloth boards with color paste-on illustration (bright, clean, unworn); gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Full color decorated endpapers. All pages and edges are clean and bright, with no names, writing or marks. Dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Voice and music on disc performed by Judy Collins, paintings by Eric Puybaret. 024776

Price: 20.00 USD
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Catching Fire, Collins, Suzanne
105 Catching Fire
Collins, Suzanne
Scholastic Press 2009 0439023491 / 9780439023498 First Unknown Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition (stated), First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with small black decoration on cover, black lettering on spine; slight wear and tiny bump to two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 391 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest wear to corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The second book of "The Hunger Games." 025889

Price: 20.00 USD
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Frank Armstrong's Second Term, Colton, Matthew M.
106 Frank Armstrong's Second Term
Colton, Matthew M.
New York Hurst & Company 1911 Reprint Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Martin Lewis, Illustrator 
Clean decorated binding with some bubbling to cloth. Blue-gray ribbed cloth boards with red, white and black baseball player on cover in mid-pitch, player with bat in hand on spine. Bright red lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. All lettering and decoration crisp and unworn. Tiny pin-head spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. With four original illustrations by Martin Lewis. 318 pages. 023019

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Panama Canal, Considine, Bob
107 The Panama Canal
Considine, Bob
New York Random House (Landmark Books) 1951 Fourth Printing Near Fine Near fine Jacket Fritz Kredel, Illustrator 
Landmark Book No. 18. Very clean rose red cloth boards with black lettering, blue and black decoration on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. 179 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, has vertical crease on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022979

Price: 14.00 USD
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Grand Island of Jatte (Children's Art Series), Contempre, Yvette
108 Grand Island of Jatte (Children's Art Series)
Contempre, Yvette
Paris Duculot 1986 0382063325 / 9780382063329 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine No Dust jacket 
Clean book, color illustrated boards, no bumping or wear. Clean pages, no names, writing or marks. Color illustrations. From the Children's Art Series, printed in English, published in Paris. 019709

Price: 15.00 USD
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Kris Kringle at the Crossroads, Core, Sue
109 Kris Kringle at the Crossroads
Core, Sue
New York North River Press 1946 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition in original unclipped jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean green cloth boards with red and blue lettering on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers (small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper). Signed by author on title page: "Sue Core - to Adam". Illustrations by Irene Chan on every page. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), slight edge wear and closed tears; features delightful picture of Santa Claus in a smiling airplane over the tropics. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A cute story about Christmas in the tropics (Panama). 022977

Price: 45.00 USD
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Soldiering on the Job, Core, Sue
110 Soldiering on the Job
Core, Sue
Dobbs Ferry, NY Clermont Press 1937 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket S. Gunnison Stuart, Illustrator 
First Edition in original glassine wrapper and dustjacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black decoration and lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated blue endpapers (small inked out name in upper right corner of front free endpaper). Illustrations on every page by S. Gunnison Stuart. Jacket is clean with slight edgewear, short closed edge tears and marginal creasing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A children's book about U.S. soldiers and army life in Panama during the building of the canal. 022976

Price: 35.00 USD
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111 Hunter's Half-Moon
Cornwall, Ian
New York Coward McCann 1969 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Marjorie Maitland Howard, Illustrator 
Very clean illustrated boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Nicely illustrated with drawings and maps. 158 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slightest hint of wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. A story of prehistoric civilization for young people, written by an archaeologist. 8vo. Children's. 009454

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Country Boy, Crissey, Forrest
112 The Country Boy
Crissey, Forrest
Fleming H. Revell 1903 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Griselda Marshall McClure, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (Copyright 1903 - September). Decorated American trade binding. Yellow cloth boards with blue, green, white and yellow decoration on cover, black stamped lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Hint of very light soiling. Tiny spots of wear to upper spine corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Griselda Marshall McClure, including frontispiece with tissue guard 15 illustrations total). 300 pages. 024254

Price: 25.00 USD
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Sweetheart Travellers, Crockett, S. R.
113 Sweetheart Travellers
Crockett, S. R.
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1895 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Gordon Browne, W. H. C. Groome, illustrators 
Decorated American trade binding. Clean green cloth boards with black, white and green decoration on front and rear cover and spine. Hint of light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (Christmas 1902) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated by Gordon Browne and W. H. C. Groome. 314 pages. 021708

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Children of Dickens, Crothers, Samuel McChord
114 The Children of Dickens
Crothers, Samuel McChord
New York Charles Scribner 1928 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Jessie Willcox Smith, Illustrator 
Early printing of this charming book in it's original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with large color paste-on illustration on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers. Very tasteful previous owner bookplate lightly tipped in on front free endpaper. Previous owner Christmas inscription (dated Christmas, 1929) on back of frontis illustration. Beautiful color frontis illustration with tissue guard (10 full page illustrations, all in color). 259 pages. Dust jacket has some very slight shallow edge chipping, old tape reinforcement to edges on back side of jacket. Attractive and now protected in removable clear archival quality mylar. 023633

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Treasures of Asshur, Dallas, Captain Oswald
115 The Treasures of Asshur
Dallas, Captain Oswald
Cleveland, OH The World Syndicate 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean book in original jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, clean endpapers (neatly penned previous owner inscription on blank flyleaf). 286 pages. Clean color illustrated jacket has some shallow chipping at upper edge, mostly at spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022993

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Lost Planet, Dallas, Paul
116 The Lost Planet
Dallas, Paul
John C. Winston Company 1956 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean, beautifully illustrated endpapers (by Alex Schomburg). No names, writing or bookplates. 209 pages. Clean dust jacket illustrated by Schomburg is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap). Twenty-nine science fiction books listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025819

Price: 150.00 USD
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The Ginger Horse, Daly, Maureen
117 The Ginger Horse
Daly, Maureen
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket Wesley Dennis, Illustrator 
First Edition. Very clean, bright gold cloth boards with no bumping or wear, green and red lettering on spine. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Wesley Dennis. 89 pgs. Dust jacket is absolutely clean and bright, not price clipped, unchipped, but has two long tears to rear panel which have been very carefully taped and are barely discernable. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Children's. 006421

Price: 15.00 USD
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Pony Jungle, Davis, Lavinia R.
118 Pony Jungle
Davis, Lavinia R.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1941 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Gordon Ross, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original dust jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with white illustration of two children on horseback on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Gordon Ross. 309 pages. Dust jacket has very small chips at spine corners, a few short closed edge tears and some edge wrinkling on rear panel, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap (partial price showing). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An absosrbing horse story full of mysterious happenings at a hideout in a cove by the river, where the Terrill boys and their sister, Dibs, along with the English girl and boy staying for the summer at nearby Edgemont, spend days building their camp and riding horses. 022299

Price: 50.00 USD
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Sandy's Spurs, Davis, Lavinia R.
119 Sandy's Spurs
Davis, Lavinia R.
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1951 Hard Cover Very Good Minus No Dustjacket Jacket Grace Paull, Illustrator 
Clean dark blue cloth with illustrated cover, yellow lettering. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. Some chipping & wear to cloth along bottom edges of boards. Bookplate inside front cover. 246 pgs. with illustrations throughout. 8vo. Horses. 004284

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Gobbler Called, Davis, Verne
120 The Gobbler Called
Davis, Verne
Ne York William Morrow 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Ezra Jack Keats, Illustrator 
Very clean gold cloth boards with rifle and coonskin cap illustration, brown lettering on cover; brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 160 pgs. nicely illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a boy who lives in a post-revolutionary settlement in Kentucky, and is forced to become the man of his family. 6-1/2" x 8-1/2". Children's. 012527

Price: 25.00 USD
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