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TWO HUNDRED RABBITS

By: Anderson, Lonzo; Adams, Adrienne

Price: $25.33

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057400

ISBN: 0670736406

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


68, HB, FEB, no DJ. Cornrers/spine ends bumped; po writing to ffep; pgs clean, binding tight. PO inscription of ffep. PO name inside front board. ; Color Illustrations; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 32 pp View more info

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COWBOY AND HIS FRIEND

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $27.21

Publisher: Harcourt , Brace and Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 073690

Condition: Very Good-


1961, FED, HB, no DJ. Bk has blue boards with soiling; mild edgwr. Pgs clean, binding good. ; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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A YANKEE FLIER UNDER SECRET ORDERS: THE AIR COMBAT STORIES FOR BOYS SERIES #16 (SIXTEEN)

By: Avery, Al

Price: $56.35

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1946

Seller ID: 058300

Condition: Very Good-


1946; HB, NO DJ. Bk has green boards with rubbing to all edges, corners and spine ends; pgs browned and very brittle; 1" tear to top edge near joint; Light soiling to boards. Pgs unmarked and binding good. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 204 pp View more info

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MESQUITE LEAVES: IMAGES OF THE SOUTH TEXAS HILLS

By: Beamer, Charles

Price: $32.85

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 044390

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED on fep by author; first ed, hb. Bk looks great with clean pgs, tight binding. DJ is lightly soiled, yellowed along sp and edges; top edge hs tiny cl tears, one 1/2" cl tear; sp tail with 1" cl tear; MYLAR protected. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 86 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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THE FIRST NIGHT OF CHRISTMAS

By: Beardsley, Samuel B.

Price: $28.15

Publisher: Norwalk, Ct., The C. R. Gibson Co.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044350

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


68, HB, First Edition, DJ, Mylar. Bk has blue boards with mild edgwr. P. O. Inside ffep. DJ with mild edgwr, scuffing, rubbing to spine ends, ghost sticker to front top corner; couple small closed tears to top edge. Pgs clean and binding tight. **** very nice small book for age ; Color Illustrations; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

THE STARS MY DESTINATION

By: Bester, Alfred

Price: $43.19

Publisher: New York, N. Y., New American Library: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 081001

Condition: Very Good-


1st SIGNET pb edtion; 1957; Tone aged thru-out; small tear to bottom / top front cover; faded binding. First printing Mar 1957. RARE paperback. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 197 pp View more info

CUBBY BEAR HAS A MIND OF HIS OWN

By: Burgess, Thornton W.; Jordan, Nina R.

Price: $93.95

Publisher: Whiman Publishing Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 073650

Condition: Good+


SIGNED/inscribed by author inside front board; no jacket. Bk is small bk with boards age browned, rubbing to spine ends, small nick in spine; corners worn. Pgs have separated from boards and laying inside. Pgs age browned. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $36.61

Publisher: Scribners: 1911

Seller ID: 067350

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has dark blue boards with color illustration inset on front; mild wear to spine ends and corners. Pgs clean, binding tight as UNREAD. VERY nice copy of this vintage book. ; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 246 pp View more info

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THE JOLLY JUMP-UPS SEE THE CIRCUS

By: Clyne, Geraldine

Price: $36.12

Publisher: Springfield, Mass., Mcloughlin Bros. Inc.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045040

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has pictorial cover with P. O. In ink, scuffing, sp ends worn as well as some "worn thin" spots on blue cloth spine. Corners worn, bottom frnt edge has sm closed tear. Pop-ups: some have misfolds as well as missing/ torn; couple small soil marks to pop-up. (7-5/8 x 10-6/8) . VERY NICE copy. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tal; 1 pp View more info

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THE JOLLY JUMP-UPS ABC BOOK

By: Clyne, Geraldine

Price: $70.75

Publisher: Springfield, Mass., Mcloughlin Bros. Inc.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045050

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bk hs pict. Glossy cvr bd, with scuffing. Edgwr, corners and sp ends worn, 1" scratch to back bd. Pop-ups look great with couple trs to clown; majority of the pop-ups still work correctly. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; 1 pp View more info

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THE AVALANCHE ENIGMA

By: Fraser, Colin

Price: $15.36

Publisher: Rand Mcnally: 1966

Seller ID: 065330

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Bk has green boards with edgwr, mild rubbing to spine ends/corners. DJ has tears to all corners, chip missing at top edges (back & front) , yellowed. Pgs clean, binding tight. *****ABOUT THE BOOK: Based on the work of the Swiss Federal Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research. This book describes avalanches and explains the processesin the snow-cover that create them. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 301 pp View more info

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COWBOYS AND CATTLELAND

By: Halsell, H. H

Price: $80.79

Publisher: Printed for the author by the Parthenon Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 076060

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


37, hb, fe, SIGNED. Bk has dark blue boards with faded lettering to spine; corners worn thru; pgs brittle and age browned (pg 31 shows considerable wear to pg edges) ; SIGNED. Rubbing to spine ends; corners worn. Pgs clean, binding good. ***** Chisholm Trail Series Book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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NOT SO WILD, THE OLD WEST

By: Harvey, Clara Toombs

Price: $79.85

Publisher: Golden Bell Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 068040

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


***SIGNED/INSCRIBED by AUTHOR and dated on first page) ** Bk has green boards with mild edgwr. DJ has closed tears, spine is sunned, big chip missing to top front (1.5 X 2) , chip to back bottom; now MYLAR protected. Pgs clean and binding tight. Texas Author. ***** ABOUT THE BOOK: Written about the Union county, with facts, fable and fun, bringing history up to 1909. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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ARMADILLO IN THE GRASS

By: Hearon, Shelby

Price: $46.95

Publisher: N. Y., Alfred A. Knopf: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 062530

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED / dated on ffep. Bk has mild edgwr. DJ has mild shlf/edgwr, scuffing; corners worn and with closed tears; sp ends chipped. Bottom frnt corner with 1" closed tear; price clipped. Pgs clean and binding tight. MYLAR protected. Rare find of this Texas Author's First Book. Listed as "one of the 50 Best Texas Books". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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PLUCKY BOYS - 1884 Business Boys' Library - III

By: Maria, Dinah; Sophie May; Mary Densil; James Otis; James Clement Ambrose; Tarpley Starr; Amanda B Harris; (Mulock Craik)

Price: $51.65

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Company: 1884

Seller ID: 066410

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bk has red boards with black lettering; gold circle with 2 boys fighting wolf on front. Bk has mild edgwr; small nick to spine tail and top board edge; pgs age browned. Pgs clean, binding loosening but intact. NAP ***** Includes stories by several authors including: Sophie May; Mary Densil; James Otis; James Ambrose; Trapley Starr; Amanda Harris; Edith Robinson; George Eggleston; Sarah Jewett; Susan Power; Kate Clark; Mary Wager-Fisher; Hope Ledyard; and Mrs. H. B. Cheever. ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 345 pp View more info

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A KISS FOR LITTLE BEAR

By: Minarik, Else Holmelund; Sendak, Maurice

Price: $137.19

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 076940

ISBN: 0060242981

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


1968 HB, FED, 0968 inside front flap of DJ, Bk is beautiful, small scratch mark to back bd; po inside front board; small ink scribble to ffep; spine ends bumped. DJ has mild sunning; mylar protected; no price. Beautiful book , illustrated by Maurice Sendak, with no tears to pgs. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; An I Can Read Book; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pp View more info

HIGHROAD TO ADVENTURE: WHAT HAPPENED TO TOD MORAN WHEN HE TRAVELED SOUTH INTO OLD MEXICO

By: Pease, Howard

Price: $49.77

Publisher: Garden City, N. Y., Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 065310

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has orange boards with rubbing to edges; light water spots to bottom edge back board, sp end, and front board; sp head frayed. Colored eps, color frontispiece. Ffep starting to separate at joint; binding loosening. Pgs clean. Lg cactus on front board. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 297 pp View more info

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NIMBO: THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN BOY

By: Pease, Josephine Van Dolzen

Price: $61.81

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Albert Whitman & Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045080

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Bk hs orange bds w/ color illus. Pastedown to frnt bd. P. O. Name in ink on TP, along w/ inscrp. ; sp ends rubbed; corner wr; beautiful unmarked pages, light age yellowing. Inscribed on the Belongs To Page. DJ hs soiling, tears, chipping, in 2 pieces (split along sp) ; worn at all edges; taped together & mylar protected. ; Eleanor mussey young; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 64 pp View more info

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THE HUMAN COMEDY

By: Saroyan, William

Price: $99.59

Publisher: New York, N. Y., Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040120

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


43, fed, no DJ. Book had red boards with bumping to spine ends; pgs age yellowed, light dirt to pg edges. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 291 pp View more info

ALLIGATORS ALL AROUND - AN ALPHABET

By: Sendak, Maurice

Price: $49.77

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 077170

Condition: Very Good


Hb, 1962, Harper&Row FE, LOC: 62-13315. This is a TINY book (almost 4" tall, less than 2" wide). This book has a pinkish brown cover with brown acorn leaf on front. Beautiful small book with color illustrated ALPHABET letters. Each is illustrated with the alligator! ; Color Illustrations; 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 32 pp View more info