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Being Youngest, Heynen, Jim
201 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.
202 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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The Corner House Girls Snowbound, Hill, Grace Brooks
203 The Corner House Girls Snowbound
Hill, Grace Brooks
New York/Newark Barse & Co. 1919 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket Thelma Gooch, Illustrator 
Very clean gray cloth boards with illustrated cover, black stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 252 pgs. Illustrations by Thelma Gooch. 8vo. Children's. 012543

Price: 20.00 USD
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Time Stops for No Mouse, Hoeye, Michael
204 Time Stops for No Mouse
Hoeye, Michael
New York G. P. Putnam's 2002 0-399-23878-6 / 9780399238789 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line and stated First Edition on copyright page. Clean blue boards with red lettering on spine. Hint of faint surface wear to top and bottom spine edge, no fraying, bumping or tears. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 250 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Watchmaker Hermux Tantamoqu is a hardworking mouse who is thankful for ordinary things: donuts, coffee, peaceful evenings at home with his pet ladybug. But his quiet life takes a dramatic turn when Ms. Linka Perflinger, dashing daredevil aviatrix and adventuress, bursts into his watch shop, drops off a broken watch, and steals his heart. 8vo. Children's. 017337

Price: 15.00 USD
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Slovenly Peter (Struwelpeter) - Cheerful Stories and Funny Pictures for Good Little Folks, Hoffmann, Dr. Henry
205 Slovenly Peter (Struwelpeter) - Cheerful Stories and Funny Pictures for Good Little Folks
Hoffmann, Dr. Henry
Philadelphia John C. Winston Co. 1920 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Jacket 
Beautifully clean decorated American trade binding in dust jacket. Red cloth boards have original sheen, no wear, black and gold decoration, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Circa 1920's (n.d.) with "Illustrations Colored By Hand After the Original Style". Small ink-stamp on front free endpaper (Property of Editorial Dept. - Please Return). No other marks. All pages clean and bright. Wonderful color illustrations. Unpaginated. Dust jacket has some edge chipping, closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024432

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Nosy Colt, Hogner, Nils
206 The Nosy Colt
Hogner, Nils
New York Henry Z Walck Inc 1973 0809812045 / 9780809812042 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Richard Lebenson, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean rust brown 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 with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Richard Lebenson. 30 pages + an "About the Author" page. Clean dust jacket has a few short closed tears at spine ends, price still intact on inside front flap 4.95. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During a day of adventure Nosy, the colt, finds out about ants, geese, hornets, skunks, and friends. 025028

Price: 25.00 USD
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Along the Florida Reef, Holder, Charles F.
207 Along the Florida Reef
Holder, Charles F.
New York D. Appleton 1892 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Clean green cloth boards with beautiful image of boy riding a diving sea turtle on cover, with gold decoration and black lettering. Spine has gold lettering, black decoration. Binding is in beautiful shape, with no fraying or wear-through, tight and square with solid hinges - no cracking. Tasteful custom previous owner bookplate on front pastedown; front free endpaper and blank fly leaf have additional previous owner names which someone has lightly "X'd" out - otherwise pages and edges are clean; rear endpaper has a large chip. Beautifully illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. 273 pages + publisher's advertising at rear of book. A story of camping and fishing adventures in company with a naturalist in Florida. 025435

Price: 125.00 USD
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Young People's History of the War with Spain, Holmes, Prescott
208 Young People's History of the War with Spain
Holmes, Prescott
Philadelphia Henry Altemus Company 1900 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated binding, from the Altemus Young People's Library". Beige cloth boards with sailor and ship on cover, red lettering; red lettering and decoration on spine. Very tiny spot of wear to one corner at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers. Small, neat previous owner name and date on back of frontispiece illustration. Illustrated with drawings, maps, photographs. 184 pages. 023997

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Garden of the Lost Key, Hooker, Forrestine C.
209 The Garden of the Lost Key
Hooker, Forrestine C.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Elmer Hader, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Green cloth boards with small illustration of child on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of very light soiling; very light surface wear to corners at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 288 pp. 019438

Price: 20.00 USD
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Six Little Bunkers at Mammy June's, Hope, Laura Lee
210 Six Little Bunkers at Mammy June's
Hope, Laura Lee
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1922 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Walter S. Rogers, Illustrator 
Very clean book in original dust jacket. Clean pale green cloth boards with clean, bright, unworn color paste-on illustration on cover, crisp black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very neatly penned previous owner inscription dated 1924 on front free endpaper. No other marks. Illustrations by Walter S. Rogers. 246 pages + 6 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, a few short edge tears, slight wear at folds. Last title listed on inside front flap is this book, "Six Little Bunkers at Mammy June's". Jacket enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022767

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Bobbsey Twins at Cloverbank, Hope, Laura Lee
211 The Bobbsey Twins at Cloverbank
Hope, Laura Lee
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Green cloth boards with large color paste-on illustration (no chipping or rubbing), black lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear to two corner tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper). Black and white frontispiece illustration. "The Bobbsey Twins at Cloverbank" is last title listed on preliminary page in The Bobbsey Twins Series. 246 pages + 6 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022610

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Bobbsey Twins at Meadow Brook, Hope, Laura Lee
212 The Bobbsey Twins at Meadow Brook
Hope, Laura Lee
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1942 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap Format #7 in original dust jacket - clean green cloth boards with black circular illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Pages and edges are clean, with very clean bright orange decorated endpapers (no names, writing or marks - no writing in "This Book Belongs to" box. 238 pages, plus 7 pages of publisher's advertising pages at rear of book. Very clean illustrated dustjacket, unchipped, a few very short closed edge tears; 34 Bobbsey Twins books listed on front inside flap; 5 Maida books described on inside rear flap; rear panel has The Bobbsey Twins Flossie and Freddie displayed in color as cut-out dolls. Small number 70-100 at base of inside front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021243

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Sandman - His Sea Stories, Hopkins, William J.
213 The Sandman - His Sea Stories
Hopkins, William J.
Boston Page Company 1926 Seventh Impression Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with yellow, black, and white pictoral scene on cover and spine, black lettering on cover and spine. Very slight surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. With forty illustrations by Diantha W. Horne. 343 pages. 026449

Price: 25.00 USD
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Tillicum, Hoppenstedt, Elbert M.
214 Tillicum
Hoppenstedt, Elbert M.
New York Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1969 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 160 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1" closed tear at top spine fold, 3/4" closed tear at bottom spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Children's. 012147

Price: 10.00 USD
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The New Home, Horn, Madeline Darrough
215 The New Home
Horn, Madeline Darrough
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1962 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Harve Stein, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" present on copyright page, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded brown cloth boards with white illustration on cover, white lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. with illustrations by Harve Stein. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A boy growing up in pioneer days in a log cabin on the Illinois prairie. 018783

Price: 25.00 USD
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216 Romee Ann, Sophomore
Hornibrook, Isabel
Philadelphia David McKay 1925 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Emma Earlenbaugh Davis, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Old P/O inscription on front free endpaper. Pages and edges are clean. Frontis illustration. 196 pgs. 006289

Price: 8.00 USD
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217 Adventures at Friendly Farm
How, R. W.
New York Coward McCann 1952 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket John Moment, Illustrator 
Clean solid ex-library with clean pages and edges, library markings on endpapers. 218 pgs. with illustrations by John Moment. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Slight wear to board edges. Clean bright dustjacket has very small chip at top corner of spine, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Brian and his sister Patsy spend a long summer vacation with a special horse named Jim, who disappears mysteriously. 012517

Price: 15.00 USD
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Josh Billings on Ice, and Other Things, Howard, J. H.
218 Josh Billings on Ice, and Other Things
Howard, J. H.
New York G. W. Carleton & Co. 1868 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket J. H. Howard, Illustrator 
First Edition, with 1868 in Roman Numerals on title page, copyright 1868 on copyright page. Clean green stamped cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Some fraying/wear at top and bottom spine edges, tiny spots of wear to corner tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blue endpapers (previous owner name and dat (July 15, 1868) on front free endpaper. Comic illustrations by the author. 263 pages. 021527

Price: 45.00 USD
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Tom Brown's School Days, Hughes, Thomas
219 Tom Brown's School Days
Hughes, Thomas
New York Macmillan 1910 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ 
Third printing of the "new edition." Clean decorated blue cloth boards with gold and black decoration on cover, gold lettering and black decoration on spine. Hint of surface wear only to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Arthur Hughes and Sydney Prior Hall. 376 pp. + 10 pp. of advertising at rear of book. Signed binding (DD - Decorative Designers). 020757

Price: 15.00 USD
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Across Five Aprils, Hunt, Irene
220 Across Five Aprils
Hunt, Irene
Chicago Follett Publishing Company 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket, complete number line on copyright page 123456789). Winner of the 1964 Charles W. Follett Award. Very clean gray and rust red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Jacket and endpapers by Albert John Pucci. 224 pages. Jacket is clean, with very slight edge wear, no chips, some peeling/chipping to Follett Award seal on front panel, not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap). Author photo and bio on rear inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024188

Price: 100.00 USD
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