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Cricket - The Story of A Little Circus Pony, Hader, Berta and Elmer
181 Cricket - The Story of A Little Circus Pony
Hader, Berta and Elmer
New York Macmillan 1938 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair to Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (published October, 1938), in original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with clean, unworn illustrated paper title label on cover, crisp black lettering on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by the authors. 160 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), slightly age-toned, with lots of edge chipping and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027001

Price: 40.00 USD
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Out of Provincetown, Hall Rosalys
182 Out of Provincetown
Hall Rosalys
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Corinne Malvern, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (F/R colophon on copyright page). Clean red cloth boards with just a hint of dust-darkening to board and spine edges. Sharp corners, hint of of surface wear to top and bottom spine edges, no tears. Black lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 296 pgs. with illustrations by Corinne Malvern. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has one very tiny pencil-point size chip at upper rear spine edge, a few very tiny closed edge tears, hint of light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A fun story for young people set in Provincetown, with lots of hilarity and action involving a missing sloop. 5-1/2" x 8". Children's. 017101

Price: 30.00 USD
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Story Plays for Little Children - With Music, Finger Plays, and Rhythms, Hall, Mary Leora; Sarah Elizabeth Palmer
183 Story Plays for Little Children - With Music, Finger Plays, and Rhythms
Hall, Mary Leora; Sarah Elizabeth Palmer
Boston Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. 1917 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, published April, 1917. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram DD - Decorative Designers). Moss green cloth boards with black and orange illustration and lettering on both front and rear cover, lettering and small decoration on spine (somewhat faded on spine). Tiny pinhead spots of wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean illustrated endpapers (previous owner name in light pencil at top edge of front free endpaper). Songs, fingerplays and illustrations. 89 pages. 027004

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184 Nobody's Child
Hambledon, Phyllis
New York Rinehart & Co. 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition, with publisher's colophon on front free endpaper. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 283 pgs. Dustjacket is clean and bright, with white back panel having some faint soiling. Dustjacket has not been price clipped. Tiny bit of loss at top & bottom of spine (1/*" or less) , tiny chip to one corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006887

Price: 25.00 USD
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Daddy Gander, Hankins, Maude McGehee
185 Daddy Gander
Hankins, Maude McGehee
Joliet, Illinois P. F. Volland 1928 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
From the Volland "Sunny Book Series" this solid little book has decorated paper-covered boards (decorated with running geese), black cloth spine. Very slight wear to corner tips, very slightest hint of soiling. Spine is solid, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Clean brightly decorated endpapers. Small previous owner inscription dated 1935 at top edge of title page. Beautifully illustrated by VE Elizabeth Cadie. Unpaginated. 026364

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Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country, Harris, Joel Chandler
186 Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country
Harris, Joel Chandler
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin 1897 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket Oliver Herford, Illustrator 
Illustrated tan cloth boards with no bumping or wear. Boards are clean with brown and green illustration of lion and rabbit on cover, gold stamped lettering. Moderate foxing (faint brown spotting) to cloth on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers with faint previous owner inscription (1915). Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Illustrations throughout by Oliver Herford (drawings in black and white). 1897 on title page; "Copyright, 1895" on copyright page. 020368

Price: 75.00 USD
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187 Woodrow Wilson: A Biography for Young People
Hatch, Alden
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Here is a collectible book for the library of that special young person in your life who is interested in history. Inscribed and SIGNED with date (1948) by the author, this book is from the collection of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. and comes with a document certifying that the book is from that collection, signed by the Roosevelt Library Director. Clean red cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. 280 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, is enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011042

Price: 30.00 USD
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Hallelujah Chariot, Hathaway, Evelyn
188 Hallelujah Chariot
Hathaway, Evelyn
Richmond, VA John Knox Press 1969 Family Bookshelf Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean book in clean bright original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 213 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Los Angeles at the start of the twentieth century sets the stage for this remarkable story of Papa, Mamma, and their five children. Engaging account of the life of the author's father, Dr. Andrew O. Henricks; his youth in Minnesota, his move to the West Coast, his ministry, and his eventual call to the Presidency of Pasadena College. 023895

Price: 12.00 USD
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Surprise for Timmy, Hauman, George & Doris
189 Surprise for Timmy
Hauman, George & Doris
New York Macmillan 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket illustrated by the authors 
Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean yellow illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 78 pgs. with illustrations by the authors. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has small chips at upper and lower spine edge, 2" closed tear at lower front fold edge, a few tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Everyone in the family has a pet except for Timmy. On his fifth birthday, he gets a surprise. 017530

Price: 20.00 USD
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Big Brother, Hawkes, Clarence
190 Big Brother
Hawkes, Clarence
Springfield, MA Milton Bradley Company 1930 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Griswold Tyng, Illustrator 
Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated in black & white by Griswold Tyng. 234 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket, beautifully illustrated in color; shallow chipping at top of spine (1/4" max.), very small shallow chip at top front panel edge, larger chip at top rear panel edge (1" x 3/4" and not interfering with any rear panel text or illustration) . Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unusual story of a seven year old boy and his trick bear, "Big Brother", of their life with a small town circus, their travels over country turnpikes and performances in the big top. Very attractive book and dustjacket. 8vo. Children's. 015590

Price: 40.00 USD
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Silversheene - King of Sled Dogs, Hawkes, Clarence
191 Silversheene - King of Sled Dogs
Hawkes, Clarence
New York Platt & Munk 1943 Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Nice clean book and original dust jacket. Clean light green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper - no other marks. Full color frontispiece illustration. 234 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, no chips, a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025832

Price: 20.00 USD
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192 Books, Children & Men
Hazard, Paul (translated By Marguerite Mitchell)
Boston The Horn Book, Inc. 1944 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Decorated endpapers. Previous owner name neatly penned on back of front free endpaper. 176 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight browning to spine, a few small edge chips & closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A comprehensive analysis of children's literature. 8 vo.. Books on Books. 011068

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Pastor's Dog, Heavey, Jean
193 The Pastor's Dog
Heavey, Jean
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket Elinore Blaisdell, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Clean gray cloth boards with red title box on cover, red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. No other marks. Pages and edges are clean. 155 pgs. with illustrations by Elinore Blaisdell. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny edge chips, 1" piece missing at spine base, small chip at center spine fold edge, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A warm and friendly story about a boy, a dog and a pastor, for dog lovers of any age. 8vo. Dogs. 016353

Price: 25.00 USD
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Album of Horses, Henry, Marguerite
194 Album of Horses
Henry, Marguerite
Rand McNally & Company 1962 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Wesley Dennis, Illustrator 
Later printing in beautiful clean dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering, three brown horse head illustrations on cover, brown 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 beautifully illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper and on half-title page. Gorgeous full color illustrations by Wesley Dennis, in addition to black and white drawings. 113 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, has slight edge wear and a few tiny edge chips and very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Classic book about many different breeds of horses by the Newbery Medal winning author, Marguerite Henry. 026146

Price: 30.00 USD
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Black Gold, Henry, Marguerite
195 Black Gold
Henry, Marguerite
Chicago Rand McNally 1957 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Wesley Dennis, Illustrator 
First Edition, with "Edition of 1957" and "A" on copyright page. Very clean unfaded black boards with yellow lettering and horse head illustration on cover, yellow letterin onk spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean color illustrated endpapers (very small pen squiggle on front pastedown). No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated by Wesley Dennis. 175 pages. 025427

Price: 20.00 USD
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Mr. Wizard's Science Secrets, Herbert, Don
196 Mr. Wizard's Science Secrets
Herbert, Don
U.S.A. Popular Mechanics Company 1953 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Fine second printing in fine unclipped original dust jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with small red illustration in lower corner of front board and crisp black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Foreword by Wilbur Beauchamp. Drawings by Robert A. Barker. 264 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Over 150 intriguing science experiments to do at home - from TV's once famous Don Herbert - "Mr. Wizard!" 024020

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Doctor and his Patients - The American Domestic Scene as viewed by the Family Doctor, Hertzler, Arthur E.
197 The Doctor and his Patients - The American Domestic Scene as viewed by the Family Doctor
Hertzler, Arthur E.
New York Harper & Brothers 1940 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with turquoise and gold title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 316 pgs. Unfaded illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has 3/4" piece missing at base of spine, a few additional chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. By the author of "The Horse and Buggy Doctor", Dr. Arthur E. Hertzler now looks at life and love, at American women, and at the problems of the American domestic scene. For half a century as a Kansas doctor he watched and ministered to the physical and mental pain of thousands of average human beings--out of his experience he developed his own theories about the causes of sexual maladjutstment, the intimate needs of men and women, the part which male sexual dominance has played, women's struggle for emancipation, the role of children in civilization. Interesting views from a time when doctors made house calls. 017950

Price: 20.00 USD
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Grandpa and the Tiger, Heward, Constance
198 Grandpa and the Tiger
Heward, Constance
Philadelphia George W. Jacobs 1924 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair Jacket Lilian A. Govey, Illustrator 
First Edition in original illustrated dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with clean colorful paste-on illustration (unworn). Black lettering on spine. No fraying to cloth boards. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with color illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Text by Constance Heward, charming illustrations (full color and black & white) by Lilian A. Govey. 123 pages. Dust jacket is color illustrated (front and back), tattered, with edge chips, long and short closed tears, small surface abrasion from sticker removal. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025425

Price: 60.00 USD
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Being Youngest, Heynen, Jim
199 Being Youngest
Heynen, Jim
New York Henry Holt And Co. 1997 0805054863 / 9780805054866 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, first printing (with full number line), SIGNED by the author, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean gold boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, clean red spine with black lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: "For Claude & Sandy - Enjoy. All best, Jim Heynen - Oct. 28 '97." 260 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no chips, no tears, no creasing, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025408

Price: 20.00 USD
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Picture Stories for Boys, Higham, Mary R.
200 Picture Stories for Boys
Higham, Mary R.
Boston Henry A. Young & Co. 1878 Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Copyright, 1878 on copyright page, no additional printings listed. Clean rust brown decorated cloth boards with charming paste-on illustration of monkey sitting on an open book and peering through reading glasses, gold title box on cover and spine. Spots of wear-through at two lower corner tips, shallow fraying to cloth at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, a little cracking to paper at hinges has been neatly repaired with archival glue. Pretty black and white illustrations throughout. Brief Christmas inscription from 1882 on front free endpaper. 585 pages. A scarce early American children's book. 021705

Price: 50.00 USD
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