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Pony Jungle, Davis, Lavinia R.
121 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.
122 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
123 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
124 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.
125 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
126 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
127 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
128 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)
129 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
130 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.
131 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
132 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
133 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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Attack from Atlantis, Del Rey, Lester
134 Attack from Atlantis
Del Rey, Lester
John C. Winston Company 1953 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean bright unclipped original dust jacket. Clean light blue cloth boards with darker blue lettering on spine. No fraying, binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Beautifully illustrated endpapers by Alex Schomburg and all pages are clean, bright, unmarked. 207 pages. Dust jacket (design by Paul Orban) is clean and bright, unchipped, no tears, very slight rubbing. Twenty science fiction novels listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025807

Price: 150.00 USD
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135 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
136 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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137 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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138 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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Gilly and the Whicharoo, Dines, Glen
139 Gilly and the Whicharoo
Dines, Glen
New York Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1968 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, first printing, with full number line and original dust jacket. Clean blue boards with black illustration of small boy in pirate costume on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or tears. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Story and illustrations by Glen Dines. Illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped, clean with numerous small chips and tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023781

Price: 15.00 USD
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Mickey Mouse Stories Book No. 2, Disney, Walt
140 Mickey Mouse Stories Book No. 2
Disney, Walt
Philadelphia David McKay Company 1934 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 
First Edition. Illustrated cover, front and back (Mickey holding a bone above Pluto). Clean, with very light edgewear, small corner chip (size of pea), small scratches to front, light creasing. Slight wear to top & bottom of red cloth spine edges. Pages are clean, with an occasional margin smudge. Stories and illustrations by Walt Disney staff. 6" x 8-1/2". WARD00510

Price: 35.00 USD
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