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Kramer Versus Kramer, Corman, Avery
1 Kramer Versus Kramer
Corman, Avery
New York Random House 1977 0-394-41053-X / 9780394410531 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean orange boards with clean beige cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 233 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Captivating novel about a man who is deserted by his wife and left to care for his four-year old son; made into a blockbuster movie in 1979 starring Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman which won five Oscars. 8vo. Fiction. 013922

Price: 30.00 USD
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Faithful Travelers, Dodson, James
2 Faithful Travelers
Dodson, James
New York Bantam 1998 0553106449 / 9780553106442 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page), SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "To Jim - an Upstate angler! Best of luck in the streams and in life! - Jim Dodson." 279 pages. Clean crisp dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026002

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The Sayings of the Children - Written Down by their Mother, Grey, Pamela (Lady Grey of Fallodon)
3 The Sayings of the Children - Written Down by their Mother
Grey, Pamela (Lady Grey of Fallodon)
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1925 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean decorated paper-covered cloth boards with clean gray cloth spine, clean unworn paper paste-on title label on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 214 pages, with blank pages for the mother-reader to record the sayings of her own children. Dustjacket in fair condition with chips, tears and piece missing at top of rear panel -- what's there is clean, with a lovely portrait of the author on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lovely book recording some of the wise and humorous sayings and thoughts of children,plus a section on "What children should read", "The Bible Lesson", and "Some Prayers and Invocations for the Use of Children." 021004

Price: 25.00 USD
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Better Living Booklets for Parents and Teachers (12 softcover volumes complete in box), Miscellaneous
4 Better Living Booklets for Parents and Teachers (12 softcover volumes complete in box)
Miscellaneous
New York Science Research Associates, Inc. / Grolier 1952 softcover Very Good+ 
12 softbound booklets in excellent condition in original box. Titles include: Helping Brothers and Sisters Get Along; Self-Understanding, A First Step to Understanding Children; Exploring Children's Interests; Emotional Problems of Growing Up; Your Children's Manners; Helping Children Talk Better; Helping Children Understand Sex; When Children Face Crises; How to Live With Children; Mental Abilities of Children; Why Children Misbehave; Fears of Children. All clean, unmarked, uncreased. Clean sturdy original box with unchipped labels, closed crack to one corner edge of lid. 018539

Price: 35.00 USD
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Children Are People - How to Understand and Guide Your Children, Post, Emily
5 Children Are People - How to Understand and Guide Your Children
Post, Emily
New York Funk and Wagnalls 1940 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket George A. Brettell and Henrietta McCaig Starrett 
Eighth printing of the first edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with silver lettering and decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with drawings and decorations by George A. Brettell and Henrietta Starrett. 383 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has chipping at top and bottom spine ends (up to 1/2"), corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable myar cover. An amazing and useful book on child rearing. 027625

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Only Parent, Rich, Louise Dickinson
6 Only Parent
Rich, Louise Dickinson
Philadelphia / New York J. B. Lippincott 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean blue cloth boards with 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 endpapers (small previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper). 223 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight edge wear. Nice photo and bio of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author Louise Dickinson Rich won many readers with her delightful books about life in the Maine Woods (such as "We Took to the Woods"). Here she tells of her experiences after the sudden death of her husband, and her gallant determination to make a full life for her children as they experience town life. 027083

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