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The Campfire Girls Solve a Mystery - Or, The Christmas Adventure at Carver House, Frey, Hildegard G.
161 The Campfire Girls Solve a Mystery - Or, The Christmas Adventure at Carver House
Frey, Hildegard G.
New York A. L. Burt 1919 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean pale greenish beige cloth boards decorated with illustration of girls swimming at a campsite, girl holding paddle on spine. Tiny spot of wear at one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Black and white frontispiece illustration. 235 pages. 022973

Price: 15.00 USD
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Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?, Fritz, Jean
162 Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?
Fritz, Jean
New York Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1975 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Margot Tomes, Illustrator Signed
First Edition in original dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Yellow-orange cloth boards with red illustration (boy with fishing pole) on cover. No bumping or wear. Slight tape residue in four corners. Binding is unworn, tight & square, with clean bright unmarked pages. Color illustrations by Margot Tomes. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by the author: "To Jean Ramsell - Best wishes! - Jean Fritz". 48 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, very small closed tear to inside rear flap, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023810

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Court of King Arthur - Stories from the Land of the Round Table, Frost, William Henry
163 The Court of King Arthur - Stories from the Land of the Round Table
Frost, William Henry
New York Charles Scribner 1923 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Sydney Richmond Burleigh, Illustrator 
Clean beautiful book in original illustrated dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with full front board paste-on color illustration (no wear) of knights jousting. Gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 302 pages. Illustrated by Sydney Richmond Burleight. Dust jacket has a few small chips to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Beautiful edition of King Arthur stories for young people. 025212

Price: 32.00 USD
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The Day Jean-Pierre was Pignapped, Gallico, Paul
164 The Day Jean-Pierre was Pignapped
Gallico, Paul
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1964 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Dulac, Illustrator 
"First Edition in the United States of America" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Child's previous owner name and address on front free endpaper; text pages and edges are clean. 44 pgs. with illustrrations by Dulac. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3.25 on front inside flap), has small chip at top spine edge, tiny chips to two corner tips, slight wear to spine fold edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An Abyssinian Guinea Pig named Jean-Pierre is missing with no clues. 018891

Price: 60.00 USD
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Albert & Victoria, Gangloff, Deborah
165 Albert & Victoria
Gangloff, Deborah
New York Crown Publishers 1989 0-517-57044-0 / 9780517570449 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Bill Woodman, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean blue cloth boards with silver decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean pink endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 71 pgs. with illustrations by Bill Woodman. Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A children's novel about two best friends who are bugs, living in the Empire State Building. 8vo. Children's. 016648

Price: 15.00 USD
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In the Suicide Mountains, Gardner, John
166 In the Suicide Mountains
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394418808 / 9780394418803 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Joe Servello, Illustrator 
Collectible quality stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue boards with blind-stamped decoration, clean white cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Joe Servello. 159 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, a few very short closed edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover 024056

Price: 25.00 USD
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Jack Holborn, Garfield, Leon
167 Jack Holborn
Garfield, Leon
New York Pantheon 1965 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Antony Maitland, Illustrator 
First Edition in clean original unclipped jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black compass decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 250 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), unchipped, with one short closed edge tear at base of rear panel (under 1"), light rubbing to corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A young stowaway finds that his fate is strangely bound up with pirates on the ship, as the enigmatic Captain claims to know the secret of his parentage. An exotic and adventurous tale along the lines of "Treasure Island." This was the author's first book. 018965

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Curlytops At The Circus or The Runaway Elephant, Garis, Howard R.
168 The Curlytops At The Circus or The Runaway Elephant
Garis, Howard R.
New York Cupples & Leon 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, with "The Curlytops at the Circus" being the last title listed on front inside flap and on copyright page list of Curlytop titles. Clean gray boards with red lettering and illustration on cover, red lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 208 pgs. Clean bright color illustrated dustjacket has just a few tiny closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 5-1/2 x 8". Children's. 016939

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch, Garis, Howard R.
169 The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch
Garis, Howard R.
New York Cupples & Leon 1918 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Julia Greene, Illustrator 
Clean gray cloth boards with clean, bright, unchipped color paste on on cover, red lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner inscription dated 1923 on front free endpaper. List of Curlytop series titles in book ends with this title. Illustrations by Julia Greene. 248 pages + 4 pages of publisher's advertising for children's series books. Jacket has very light soiling, small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022776

Price: 22.00 USD
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The Curlytops Touring Around Or, The Missing Photograph Albums, Garis, Howard R.
170 The Curlytops Touring Around Or, The Missing Photograph Albums
Garis, Howard R.
New York Cupples & Leon 1925 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean tan cloth boards with red lettering and illustration on cover, red lettering on spine. Hint of light surface wear to corners, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (slight tanning). 244 pp. Illustrations by Julia Greene. Dustjacket has some edge chipping, hint of very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020968

Price: 15.00 USD
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Book of the Woods, Gauss, Marianne
171 Book of the Woods
Gauss, Marianne
Laidlaw Brothers 1938 First Edition, Sixth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Sixth Printing, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 269 pp. with illustrations and decorations by C. W. Gauss. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, small chip to one corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about wild animal life in the Rocky Mountains written for youngsters, and illustrated with beautiful drawings. 020426

Price: 25.00 USD
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Five Animals - Their Books, Gauss, Marianne
172 Five Animals - Their Books
Gauss, Marianne
New York Harper & Brothers 1926 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket C. W. Gauss, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean decorated American trade binding - signed binding (DD - Decorative Designers). Green cloth boards with black and yellow animal and landscape illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine, small decoration on spine. No fraying or staining. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Nine illustrations by C. W. Gauss, including color frontis illustration. 253 pages. 022280

Price: 20.00 USD
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Romney Gay's Picture Book of Poems, Gay, Romney
173 Romney Gay's Picture Book of Poems
Gay, Romney
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1946 Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Romney Gay, Illustrator 
Clean illustrated color boards in original dust jacket. No names, writing or marks. Slight wear to top and bottom spine edge, corner tips. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers. Lovely illustrations in color and black and white by the author. A wonderful collection of poems for children by various poets, 36 pages. Dustjacket is clean, unchipped, a few closed corner tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023652

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mother and Father, Gilson, Roy Rolfe
174 Mother and Father
Gilson, Roy Rolfe
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1903 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with decorated cover (one small faint white spot to cover - smaller than a dime and centered on a small wreath decoration where it barely noticeable). Stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tiny old price label at center of front free endpaper, easily covered if you desire by antique style children's bookplate which will be enclosed with book if you wish to use. Illustrated with 8 lovely plates by Alice Barber Stephens, all pages are decorated and very clean. "You sat on Mother's lap. The wolf-wind howled at the door, and you shuddered, cuddling down in Mother's arms and the glow. The wilder the wolf-wind howled, the softer was the lamp-light, the redder were the apples on the table, the warmer was the fire..." 8vo. Children's. 011480

Price: 40.00 USD
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Kara, The Lonely Falcon, Girzone, Joseph F.
175 Kara, The Lonely Falcon
Girzone, Joseph F.
Albany, NY Richelieu Court 1979 Second edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket Eideen Molloy, Illustrator Signed
Second Edition, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with crisp yellow lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Jack, Joseph F. Girzone." No other markings. 48 pp. Illustrated by Eideen Molloy. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, with a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story for children, and an allegory, aout a falcon who can no longer kill, even for survival. 019542

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Art of Colonial America, Glubok, Shirley
176 The Art of Colonial America
Glubok, Shirley
London The MacMillan Co. 1970 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated 
Clean, illustrated boards with black and white lettering on spine, black and red lettering on front cover. Very slightest hint of surface wear to bottom edges. Binding is tight and square. Pages are clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 48 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, one 3/4" chip to top left corner of rear panel near flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Miss Glubok presents the rich artistic heritage - distinctively American - that developed from roots in England, Holland, Germany and France. Great for young readers. 10" x 10". Art. 014747

Price: 15.00 USD
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Candy Floss, Godden, Rumer
177 Candy Floss
Godden, Rumer
New York Viking Press 1960 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Adrienne Adams, Illustrator 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded orange cloth boards with small blue illustration on cover, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations in color and black and white by Adrienne Adams. 65 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), small shallow chip at base of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024842

Price: 35.00 USD
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Home is the Sailor, Godden, Rumer
178 Home is the Sailor
Godden, Rumer
New York Viking Press 1964 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Jean Primrose, Illustrator 
First Edition in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean blue cloth boards with red and white anchor decoration on cover, white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 129 pp. Illustrated by Jean Primrose. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020682

Price: 25.00 USD
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St. Jerome and the Lion, Godden, Rumer
179 St. Jerome and the Lion
Godden, Rumer
London MacMillan & Co. Ltd. 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Jean Primrose, Illustrator 
Clean white cloth boards with red and black lettering on cover, black spine with red and black lettering in white title boxes. No bumping or wear, very slight bow to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name and date on front free endpaper. Illustrations by Jean Primrose. Very clean bright DUSTJACKET is unchipped, not price clipped, has slightest hint of surface wear at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very nice collectible quality book. 7" x 9-1/4". Children's. 012780

Price: 30.00 USD
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Working Through at Lincoln High, Gollomb, Joseph
180 Working Through at Lincoln High
Gollomb, Joseph
New York Macmillan 1924 First Edition, Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Edward C. Caswell, Illustrator 
Second Printing (June, 1924). Decorated American trade binding (dark blue pebbled cloth boards with gold decoration (large building against a golden sky), stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Edward C. Caswell. 228 pages. Scarce book. 025370

Price: 100.00 USD
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