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141 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

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142 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

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Gilly and the Whicharoo, Dines, Glen
143 Gilly and the Whicharoo
Dines, Glen
New York Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1968 First 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

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Mickey Mouse Stories Book No. 2, Disney, Walt
144 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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Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You (Spiderwick Chronicles), DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black
145 Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You (Spiderwick Chronicles)
DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black
New York Simon & Schuster 2005 0689859414 / 9780689859410 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean decorated boards, no wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright, with red ribbon page marker. Clean decorated endpapers - no previous owner markings. As new condition. Amazing and beautiful illustrations throughout that are capable of sparking the imagination in all of us. Includes a fold-out illustration of "North American Griffin." 123 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026051

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The Early Cave-Men, Dopp, Katharine E.
146 The Early Cave-Men
Dopp, Katharine E.
Chicago - New York Rand McNally 1928 later edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Howard V. Brown, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding - signed binding (TBH - Theodore Brown Hapgood). Beige cloth boards with dark green decoration on cover, dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner name and address neatly stamped on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations throughout by Howard V. Brown. Preface by the author. 183 pages. Second book in a series - a children's book on the history of the early progress of man. 022391

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Bobby and Betty at Play, Dopp, Katharine Elizabeth
147 Bobby and Betty at Play
Dopp, Katharine Elizabeth
Rand McNally & Co. 1927 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Mary Spoor Brand, Theodore B. Hapgood 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding - (signed binding - TBH - Theodore B. Hapgood). Yellow cloth boards with black and red decoration (two children with black chickens, red floral border on left and right side of illustration). No fraying or wear. Very clean - just the slightest hint of soiling. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are exceptionally clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks, except for small children's sticker in upper corner of rear pastedown. Light foxing to half-title page only. Illustrated by Mary Spoor Brand. 157 pages. 024202

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Mascots - Military Mascots from Ancient Egypt to Modern Korea, Downey, Fairfax
148 Mascots - Military Mascots from Ancient Egypt to Modern Korea
Downey, Fairfax
New York Coward McCann 1954 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with black illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Closed 2" edge tear to page 141. Illustrated by Augusto Marin. 141 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has one very short closed edge tear (under 1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The well-loved pets of military units from the time of ancient Egypt to 1954. 020511

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War Horse, Downey, Fairfax
149 War Horse
Downey, Fairfax
New York Dodd Mead 1944 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Fifth printing of the First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean golden brown cloth boards with dark brown horse head illustration on cover by Paul Brown. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful drawings by Paul Brown. 236 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear with a few short closed edge tears, slight fading to red background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022738

Price: 65.00 USD
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Indian History for Young Folks, Drake, Francis S.
150 Indian History for Young Folks
Drake, Francis S.
New York / London Harper & Brothers 1884 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, published 1884, with maps and many black and white illustrations throughout. Approximate size of book 7" x 9". Olive green cloth boards with brown decoration, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear to upper rear spine corner. Light soiling. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Solid book with sound binding. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 479 pages with index. From the earliest European intercourse with Native Americans to the last of the Indian Wars, this book covers all of the inevitible encroachment of settlers onto North American lands on which the "Indians" once roamed free. 025139

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Billy Topsail & Company - A Story for Boys, Duncan, Norman
151 Billy Topsail & Company - A Story for Boys
Duncan, Norman
Fleming H. Revell 1910 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with brown, blue, green and white decoration on cover, brown stamped lettering on cover (twin sailboats and a dog sled); white seagull and gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear at one lower spine corner. 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 illustration with clean tissue guard (eight illustrations, total). 318 pages. 026427

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Country Cousins, Dyer, Walter A.
152 Country Cousins
Dyer, Walter A.
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Charles Livingston Bull, Illustrator 
Very Clean green ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering and illustration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine edges, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Color illustrated endpapers are clean, with no names, writing or marks. Beautiful illustrations by Charles Livingston Bull. 169 pgs. 8vo. Children's. 013979

Price: 45.00 USD
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Big Book for Peace, Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
153 Big Book for Peace
Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
New York Dutton Children's Books 1990 0590453947 / 9780590453943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Maurice Sendak. Very clean glossy color illustrated boards. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark blue endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated in color by multiple illustrators. 120 pages. Dust jacket is clean, bright, unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Created by more than 30 of the best known and loved authors and illustrators of children's books. Filled with stories, pictures, poems, and even a song, it is a book about many kinds of peace and harmony. 024252

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A Hunt on Snow Shoes, Ellis, Edward S.
154 A Hunt on Snow Shoes
Ellis, Edward S.
John C. Winston 1906 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Edwin J. Prittie, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding - blue cloth boards with green, blue, brown and black illustration on cover and spine, black stamped lettering on cover, gold stamped lettering on spine. Slightest hint of soiling. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean color illustrated endpapers. 362 pages + six pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 024947

Price: 45.00 USD
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Through Jungle and Wilderness, Ellis, Edward S.
155 Through Jungle and Wilderness
Ellis, Edward S.
Rahway, New Jersey Mershon Company 1899 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram HBM on cover - Harry B. Matthews). Clean blue cloth boards with red, yellow and black campfire and Native American illustration 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 bookplates. Full page glossy black and white illustrations. 289 pages + 2 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 024918

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Wolf Ear the Indian - A Story of the Great Uprising of 1890-91, Ellis, Edward S.
156 Wolf Ear the Indian - A Story of the Great Uprising of 1890-91
Ellis, Edward S.
London Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1905 Later printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Alfred Pearse, Illustrator 
Decorated binding with Native American theme. Brown cloth boards with blue, black and flesh-tone illustration on cover and spine, gold and black lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with a little light foxing to preliminary pages. Previous owner name in light pencil and date 1914 on front free endpaper (all erasable). Four illustrations by Alfred Pearse. "Eleventh Thousand" on title page, date MCMV (1900) on title page. 155 pages. 024743

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Ruth Fielding at Silver Ranch, Emerson, Alice B.
157 Ruth Fielding at Silver Ranch
Emerson, Alice B.
New York Cupples & Leon 1913 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
Fifth title in the Ruth Fielding series for girls, dustjacket format #4. Very clean beige cloth boards with crisp illustration and lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 204 pages. Very clean, lovely illustrated dust jacket; no chips, one short closed edge tear at base of rear panel at spine edge. Four titles in the "Linger Not" series listed on rear panel of jacket. Twenty-two Ruth Fielding titles listed on reverse side of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A very clean book and jacket in exceptionally nice condition. 021210

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Pigeon House Inn, Emerson, Sybil
158 Pigeon House Inn
Emerson, Sybil
New York Thomas Y Crowell & Co. 1939 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean green illustrated cloth boards with unchipped paper label on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 152 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Children's. 013598

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The Cowboy's Own Brand Book, Emrich, Duncan
159 The Cowboy's Own Brand Book
Emrich, Duncan
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1954 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Ava Morgan, Illustrator 
Stated First Printing in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Book size approx. 4-1/2" x 6-1/2". Very clean blue-green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Ava Morgan. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (1.50 on front inside flap), unfaded, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How to read cattle brands and how to design some of your own. Clear, practical, and decorative - these are the characteristics of cattle brands; and they are the characteristics, too, of this all encompassing book about them. (Author Duncan Emrich was the chief of the Folklore Section of the Library of Congress). 025136

Price: 75.00 USD
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Monty the Frog, Englefield, Cicely
160 Monty the Frog
Englefield, Cicely
London Butler & Tanner Ltd. 1941 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Cicely Englefield, Illustrator 
Second printing, December 1941. Clean illustrated hardcover. No bumping, fading or wear. No previous owner markings. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Written and illustrated (adorable woodcut illustrations) by Cicely Englefield. 43 pages. A delightful book for young children. 023473

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