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Soldiering on the Job, Core, Sue
101 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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102 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
103 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.
104 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
105 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
106 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 Ginger Horse, Daly, Maureen
107 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.
108 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.
109 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
110 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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The Little House, Dawson, Coningsby
111 The Little House
Dawson, Coningsby
John Lane Co. 1920 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Stella Langdale, Illustrator 
Clean beige paper covered boards with clean paste-on illustration (unchipped) on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. Previous owner inscription in pencil on front fly leaf. 127 pgs. Illustrated with beautiful black & white plates. 8vo. Children's. 016567

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Nuggets of Singing Creek, Dawson, Grace S.
112 The Nuggets of Singing Creek
Dawson, Grace S.
Garden City Doubleday 1946 0060761326 / 9780060761325 Later printing Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket Loren Barton, illustrator 
Orange brown cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. Hint of very light soiling. Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Loren Barton. 304 pgs. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), slight wear at bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Young adult fiction - adventure and frontier life in the gold fields of California. 018579

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Door in the Wall, De Angeli, Marguerite
113 The Door in the Wall
De Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1949 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with silver sword and shield decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear; small spot at top edge of front board - otherwise clean. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully illustrated endpapers. Brief previous owner inscription (1951) at top of half-title page. No other marks. Beautiful illustrations throughout by the author in both full color and black and white. 112 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has edge chipping and closed edge tears, 1" piece missing at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025279

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Old Testament, De Angeli, Marguerite
114 The Old Testament
De Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1960 Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket Marguerite De Angeli, Illustrator 
Very clean solid book in original illustrated dust jacket. Later printing of the first edition. Large book - approximate size: 9" x 12-1/2". Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering, brown pegasus decoration on cover, brown and green lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated and arranged by Marguerite De Angeli. 256 pages. Clean dust jacket has some chipping and edge wear, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025485

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Nurnberg Stove, de la Ramee, Louise (Ouida)
115 The Nurnberg Stove
de la Ramee, Louise (Ouida)
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1929 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket Edwin J. Prittie, Illustrator 
First Edition decorated American trade binding (signed binding - EJ monogram on cover - Edwin J. Prittie). Clean gray cloth boards with black and yellow illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated endpapers are slightly tanned, with previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. Color frontispiece illustration; eleven additional illustrations. With an introduction and note by Elizabeth Lodor Merchant. 97 pages. 024813

Price: 12.00 USD
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Agent Nine Solves His First Case, Dean, Graham M.
116 Agent Nine Solves His First Case
Dean, Graham M.
Chicago Goldsmith 1935 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in original illustrated dustjacket. Clean yellow-gold decorated paper covered boards with green cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 251 pages. Copyright MCMXXXV (1935) on copyright page, no additional printings listed. Clean bright dustjacket is in exceptionally good condition, a few tiny edge nicks, inside flaps are blank. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of the Daring Exploits of the "G" Men for young readers. 021214

Price: 24.00 USD
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117 Palomino and Other Horses
Dennis, Wesley (Editor and Illustrator)
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1950 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Wesley Dennis, Illustrator 
Very clean brown cloth boards with small illustration and gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper, name neatly penned at top of front free endpaper. 249 pp. Illustrations by Wesley Dennis. Jacket is quite clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears, very slight wear to corners and front flap edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A treasury of great horse stories, edited and with an Introduction and Illustrations by Wesley Dennis. 019306

Price: 20.00 USD
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Calling All Ducks, DeVoe, Brigadier General Ralph
118 Calling All Ducks
DeVoe, Brigadier General Ralph
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1945 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Nils Hogner, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean illustrated covers. Chips at top and bottom spine ends. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names or bookplates. Illustrations by Nils Hogner. 023656

Price: 15.00 USD
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119 A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost Story of Christmas
Dickens, Charles
Great Britain Templar 1995 1-898784-34-5 / 9781898784340 Hard Cover Near FIne No Jacket Maggie Downer, Illustrator 
Clean and colorful illustrated boards with no wear. Binding tight & square. Pages bright and clean. 127 pgs. with beautiful color illustrations by Maggie Downer. Faint ink stamp imprint of Seven Lakes Girl Scouts on front free endpaper - hardly noticeable (green ink on green endpaper). Approx. 7" x 9". Children's. WARD01239

Price: 10.00 USD
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120 Charming Children of Dickens' Stories
Dickens, Mary Angela
John A. Hertel 1906 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
320 pgs. VG+ Clean dark blue cloth book with illustrated cover, white lettering on cover & spine, green stripe border. "Superbly illustred with many new color plates, half-tones and pen sketches made especially by famous artists for this volume". There truly are beautiful illustrations in this book and all of them are in excellent condition. Binding is tight, pages bright and clean. P/O Christmas inscription. Almost no wear to this book, except for a tiny hole on edge of spine. Clean edges. No cracking. approx. 7x9-1/2. Dickens. 002891

Price: 10.00 USD
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