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The Children of Dickens, Crothers, Samuel McChord
121 The Children of Dickens
Crothers, Samuel McChord
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1935 Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Jessie Willcox Smith, Illustrator 
Clean black cloth boards with clean unchipped large color paste-on illustration. No bumping or wear to cloth boards. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean delightfully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith - ten beautiful full page color illustrations. 259 pages. Size approximately 9-1/2" x 7-1/2". From the Scribner Illustrated Classics for Younger Reader series. 026355

Price: 22.00 USD
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The Treasures of Asshur, Dallas, Captain Oswald
122 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
123 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
124 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.
125 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.
126 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
127 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
128 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.
129 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
130 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
131 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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Thee, Hannah!, de Angeli, Marguerite
132 Thee, Hannah!
de Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1940 Early printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean book and dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with yellow lettering and bonnet design on cover, yellow lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with beautifully illustrated full color endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Lovely illustrations throughout by the author. Clean dust jacket has small price clip at top of front inside flap, a few tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025729

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Nurnberg Stove, de la Ramee, Louise (Ouida)
133 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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Growing Up - The Story of How We Become Alive, Are Born and Grow Up, de Schweinitz, Karl
134 Growing Up - The Story of How We Become Alive, Are Born and Grow Up
de Schweinitz, Karl
New York Macmillan 1932 Later printing Hardcover Fine Good Jacket 
Very clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with stamped black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece is black and white reproduction of a painting by Ralph Peacock ("Out of the Everywhere"). Wonderfully illustrated with drawings and photographs. 111 pages. Illustrated dust jacket has chips at spine ends, tinier shallow chips elsewhere, wear at fold edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A confident, unruffled explanation of sex, birth and growing up - in both the plant and animal kingdom -- clearly and realistically explained in a serene manner and with excellent illustrations. 026196

Price: 22.00 USD
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Agent Nine Solves His First Case, Dean, Graham M.
135 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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Robinson Crusoe, DeFoe, Daniel
136 Robinson Crusoe
DeFoe, Daniel
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1925 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with full color large paste-on illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very slight wear to bottom spine corners. A couple of tiny spots of rubbing to illustration (smaller than a grain of rice). Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers. Neatly penned previous owner name and date at top of half-title page. Full color and black and white illustrations by Frank Godwin. 301 pages. 026379

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mother Brown Earth's Children, Deihl, Edna Groff
137 Mother Brown Earth's Children
Deihl, Edna Groff
Chicago Albert Whitman & Co 1931 Fourth printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Vera Stone, Illustrator 
Fourth printing (stated) beautifully illustrated book. Brown cloth boards with clean unworn color paste-on illustration on cover by Milo Winter. A few faint spots of soiling to rear board, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Vera Stone. 111 pages. Fantasy tale of flower and berry babies, vegetable and fruit children. 026363

Price: 30.00 USD
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138 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
139 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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140 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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