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Mad About Madeline: The Complete Tales

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig (Author) / Quindlen, Anna (Introduction By)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Viking: 1993

Edition: First Edition: Tenth Printing

Store ID: 010567


010567: No dustjacket but has brightly colored pictorial boards. Book has illustrated end papers and hundreds of colorful drawings throughout the book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. This is a collection of six of the Madeline stories: Madeline * Madeline and the Bad Hat * Madeline's Rescue * Madeline and the Gypsies * Madeline in London * Madeline's Christmas. It also contains a selection ... View more info

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From Sea to Shining Sea (A Treasury Of American Folklore And Folk Songs)

By: Cohn, Amy L. (Compiler)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Scholastic: 1993

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006662


006662: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Illustrated by: Molly Bang, Marcia Brown, Barbara Cooney, Donald Crews, Leo and Diane Dillon, Richard Egielski, Trina Schart Hyman, Anita Lobel, Jerry Pinkney, John Schoenherr, Marc Simont, Chris Van Allsburg, David Wiesner, and Ed Young. "More than 140 American folktales, folk songs, poems, and essays, placed in historical context, are brought together with over 300 original illustrations by some of toda... View more info

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Pinocchio (Abridged): Famous Classics Story Books Series

By: Collodi, Carlo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Merchandising Services: 1971

Edition: Abridged Edition

Store ID: 004751


004751: Book is printed with original 25c price in upper corner on front. Is part of the Famous Classics Story Books Series sold as a "pocket book" to be read to children, that was popular in the early 1970's. Has a full-color cover with black & white line drawings inside. If interested, I have several other titles in this Series also available. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 4 x 5.75 in.: 64 pages View more info

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Lullabies Of The World

By: Commins, Dorothy Berliner

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004803


004803: Boards are light and dark blue with faint darkened spots on back. Copy has gift inscription to prior owner on back of front flyleaf. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Illustrated endpapers. "Of all folklore, the lullaby may have the simplest and most direct appeal. It needs no words, and even when words are used, the infant is usually too young to understand them. The sounds and rhythms suffice. Whatever the words mean, it is the mother alone who really appreciates... View more info

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Robinson Crusoe (Abridged): Famous Classics Story Books Series

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Merchandising Services: 1971

Edition: Abridged Edition

Store ID: 004753


004753: Book is printed with original 25c price in upper corner on front. Is part of the Famous Classics Story Books Series sold as a "pocket book" to be read to children, that was popular in the early 1970's. Has a full-color cover with black & white line drawings inside. If interested, I have several other titles in this Series also available. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 4 x 5.75 in.: 64 pages View more info

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Disney's Hercules (Classic Storybook)

By: Disney, Walt

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Mouseworks: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003665


003665: No Jacket as Issued. Copy still has complete "Classic Storybook Collection" sticker on front cover. Front and back endpapers decorated with colorful Disney characters. Boards and pages are bright, clean, tightly bound, and sharp cornered, but does have original owner's name inscribed on front flyleaf. Beautiful classic Disney children's book. : 8.5 x 11.5 in.: 96 pages View more info

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Hans Brinker Or The Silver Skates: Junior Deluxe Editions Series

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Junior Deluxe Editions: 1954

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 005641


005641: Color Frontispiece, decorated front and back endpapers, and many black/white drawings throughout. Boards are light gray with orange & blue illustrations on front and back - white lettering on green cloth spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered; slight wear/rubbing at ends of spine. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have several other titles in this Junior Deluxe Edition Series from the 1950's. : 5... View more info

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Hans Brinker Or The Silver Skates

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Garden City Publishing: 1932

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012493


012493: No dustjacket is included. Beautiful pictoral front board. Top of spine is slightly worn and a prior owner's name is whited out on inside of front cover. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Contains full-page color illustrations, by noted illustrators.: Color Illustrations: 6.25 x 9 in.: 305 pages View more info

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A Book Of Famous Fairy Tales: Young Folks Library Series

By: Field, Roswell M. (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Auxiliary Educational League: 1947

Edition: Fourth Edition

Store ID: 004959


004959: No Jacket as Issued. Boards are pictorial gold with embossed black lettering, lines, and emblem. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has full-color frontispiece of "But the Fairy of the Meadows Waved Her Wand". There are many Black & White Sketches and several beautiful Color Plates throughout. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. If interested, I have several other titles in this series of books. This particu... View more info

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Three Raggedy Ann / Andy Books In Original Slipcase * Raggedy Ann And Andy And The Nice Fat Policeman * Raggedy Ann Stories * Raggedy Andy Stories

By: Gruelle, Johnny

Price: $330.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Johnny Gruelle Company: 1942

Store ID: 002131


002131: No Jacket as Issued. Set of three (3) books in a two-part slipcase box. Outside box is green cloth and inside box is bright red. Edge of outside green box is worn. Scarce, Out Of Print, Books. The three books fit case completely. "Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Nice Fat Policeman" (6.5 x 9.25 in., 95 Pages) 1942 Published by Johnny Gruelle Company, is in Very Good Condition, with complete, tight, clean pages and illustrated endpapers. Beautiful full-color ... View more info

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Moonshine & Clover

By: Housman, Laurence

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010425


010425: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are original purplish brown cloth, with front and spine panels stamped with black cloverleaves and silver cresent moons, and black printing. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for a prior bookstore's label at bottom edge of inside front cover and a worn spot at bottom of inside back cover from a removed label), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book ... View more info

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Classic Stories

By: Kincaid, Eric

Price: $15.50

Publisher: London, England, Brimax Books: 2001

Store ID: 001241


001241: No Jacket as Issued. "In this beautifully illustrated collection you can enjoy reading four of the best-known stories in children's literature; from the story of Mowgli's courage in 'The Jungle Book', to the wonderfully whimsical characters in the 'The Wind in the Willows'. From Alice's fantastical journey and all the bizarre creatures she meets in Wonderland, to the danger, excitement and thrills of Peter Pan's Neverland. " Spine is slightly cocked and ... View more info

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Ice Age (The Classic Storybook)

By: Krulik, Nancy E.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, Harper Entertainment - Harpercollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 001574


001574: "The Journey Begins. Join Sid, the sloth, Manny, the woolly mammoth, and Diego, the saber-toothed tiger -- the most unusual herd you've ever seen -- on their hilarious prehistoric road trip. These three unlikely friends overcome their differences and form an unbreakable bond as they travel across a frozen landscape to protect a human baby and return him to his family. This classic storybook, based on the heartwarming film, captures all the excitement and beau... View more info

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Nursery Rhymes : A Very First Poetry Book

By: Millay, Norma (Foreword By)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012645


012645: "For the young child, and for the child who is older. All the old favorites and a lot of new ones. Three sizes of type for easy reading." Front and back flyleaves has been well reinforced by archival paper tape. Includes beautiful black and white illustrations on almost every page. : B&W Illustrations: 7.5 x 10.5 in.: 252 pages View more info

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Stories Of School And College Days: Young Folks Library Series

By: Munroe, Kirk (Editor) / Catherwood, Mary Hartwell (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Auxiliary Educational League: 1947

Edition: Fourth Edition

Store ID: 004960


004960: No Jacket as Issued. Boards are pictorial gold with embossed black lettering, lines, and emblem. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has full-color frontispiece of a boy and girl "Maggie Obeyed and Took the Open Book". There are many Black & White Sketches and several beautiful Color Plates throughout. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. If interested, I have several other titles in this series of books. This... View more info

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Peter Rabbit Giant Treasury

By: Potter, Beatrix (Author) / Wilkins, Cary (Editor and Introduction By)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Derrydale Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition: Eleventh Printing

Store ID: 010354


010354: No Jacket As Issued. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Copy is "k" printing (later printing) and is the original edition, titled "Peter Rabbit Giant Treasury" under this ISBN. Includes Beatrix Potter's most beloved stories featuring Peter Rabbit, including: The Tale of Peter Rabbit * The Tailor of Gloucester * The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin * The Tale of Benjamin Bunny * The... View more info

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Treasury Of Stories : Originally Created By Beatrix Potter

By: Potter, Beatrix /

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, Publications International: 1995

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010925


010925: No Jacket As Issued. LCCN 94-69606. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Based on the original stories by Beatrix Potter with all new illustrations. Boards are light purple and padded, with color illustration representing many of her stories. All page edges are gilted. Contains nineteen tales which are extensively illustrated in color and include: (The Tale of ...) Peter Rabbit * Jemima Puddle-Duck * Miss Moppet * ... View more info

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Japanese Children's Favorite Stories

By: Sakade, Florence (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition: Forty-Seventh Printing

Store ID: 005955


005955: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. LCCN# 58-11620. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Playful goblins with long noses, magic tea kettles and a delightfully brave hero who just happens to be one inch tall-these are some of the wonderful characters you'll meet in this collection of the 20 best-loved Japanese children's stories. Drawn from folklore and passed down for generations, these classic tales speak of the virtues of hard work, humility, kin... View more info

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Tales From King Arthur / Treasure Island (Two Volume Set In Slipcase)

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis (Author) / Lang, Andrew (Editor)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire, England, Wordsworth Classics: 2003

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006884


006884: Books in Set in beautiful slipcase: Tales From King Arthur (ISBN 1840220481) and Treasure Island (ISBN 184022049X). Gilt-stamped faux leather & color paper-covered boards, in a fine faux leather slipcase. Books have ribbon bookmarks in each book. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 7.75 x 9.5 x 1.75 in.: 359 pages View more info

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Gulliver's Travels (Abridged): Famous Classics Story Books Series

By: Swift, Johnathan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Merchandising Services: 1971

Edition: Abridged Edition

Store ID: 004757


004757: Book is printed with original 25c price in upper corner on front. Is part of the Famous Classics Story Books Series sold as a "pocket book" to be read to children, that was popular in the early 1970's. Has a full-color cover with black & white line drawings inside. If interested, I have several other titles in this Series also available. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Copy has a stain spot at bottom edge of back cover. : 4 x 5.75 in.: 64 pages View more info

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Penrod And Sam: Junior Deluxe Editions Series

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Junior Deluxe Editions: 1931

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 005640


005640: Color Frontispiece, decorated front and back endpapers, and many black/white drawings throughout. Boards are light gray with blue & black illustrations on front and back - black lettering on yellow cloth spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have several other titles in this Junior Deluxe Edition Series from the 1950's. : 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 220 pages View more info

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Well-Loved Fairy Tales

By: Various Authors

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Bridlington, United Kingdom, Peter Haddock Ltd.: N.D.

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006057


006057: No Jacket as Issued. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Thick red pictorial hardcover with pictures of four classic fairy tales on the front, illustrated green-striped endpapers with a drawing of a castle in the middle. Corners/edges of boards are lightly rubbed. Beautiful vivid color illustrations (many are full-page sized) on each page. Has very light scratches outside surfaces of boards. Also, pages are clean, unmarked, tightly bound, brightly colored and complete (... View more info

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Disney's Pocahontas

By: Walt Disney Company

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Mouse Works - Walt Disney Company: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 001733


001733: No Jacket as Issued. Prior owner's name inscribed on front flyleaf. First Printing (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Part of the Disney Classic Series. Decorated endpapers in full-color. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.5 x 11.5 in.: 96 pages View more info

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The Woodland Folk Meet The Elves

By: Wolf, Tony

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Rand McNally: 1984

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013930


013930: Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light bumping of board corners). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "There are only three of us, but we make enough mischief for a hundred. Goodness knows why the gnomes get so annoyed at our tricks!! They've no sense of humor!! Anyway, they chopped down the tree that had been our home for 1,235 years and forced us to leave ... so now, they'll just have to put up with us. We'... View more info

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Rumpelstiltskin (Winner Of Caldecott Honor Book Award)

By: Zelinsky, Paul O.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Scholastic Book Services: 1997

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 002542


002542: Book is Scholastic First Edition. Stated First Printing (12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Paul O. Zelinsky is the well-known illustrator of many award-winning books for children, among them the Caldecott Honor Book Hansel and Gretel; The Story of Mrs. Lovewright and Purrless Her Cat, and The Maid and The Mouse and the Odd-Shaped House. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.5 x 11.25 in.: 128 pages View more info