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1 Altsheler, Joseph The Sun of Quebec
Appleton

New York 1919 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
333pgs 4 color illustrations. .previous owner inscription on front endpaper. Burgundy cloth. Has (1) on last page denoting First Edition, first printing. Color frontispiece.Gilt Lettering. Except fo foxing on endpapers,and minor fading to spine, an exceptionally bright, clean copy of this scarce title. 102284 
Price: 195.00 USD
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2 Anglund, Joan Walsh SPRING IS A NEW BEGINNING
Harcout Brace

NY 1963 Hardcover Good 
Hardcover. np, Ex-library edition. Mylar cover is glued to pastedowns. Spotting to first few pages. Text itself is tight. Illustrated. 002503 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Anthony Trollope DR. WORTLE'S SCHOOL
Oxford

London 1973 Reprint Hard Cover Fine Fine 
. 24mo, 273pp., price-clipped jacket. 001373 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Bach, Richard, Illustrated by Ron Wegen THERE'S NO SUCH PLACE AS FAR AWAY
Delacorte

1979 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very good- 
Soiled and chipped dj/ illustrated by Wegen 001224 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Bancroft, Hubert How The New Pacific
Bancroft Company

New York 1915 Third Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine No dust Jacket 
549pgs.previous owner stamp, inscription on front endpaper. Dark Blue Cloth. Bright Gilt Lettering. foxing on title page. otherwise a pristiine copy. 103309 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Bee, Clair, Illustrated by Frontis FENCE BUSTERS
N Grosset & Dunlap

NY 1953 Hardcover 
208pgs., (text block Fine), deco endpapers. Corners rubbed t hrough. Two inch piece missing to front endpaper. 002593 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Blyton, Enid THE QUEEN ELIZABETH FAMILY
London: Lutterworth Press,

1952 Hardcover Fine 
2nd impression. 93pp., Fine, no jacket, fading to spine, color frontispiece, illustrated 001827 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 Brunhoff, Jean de BABAR AND HIS FRIENDS AT THE FARM
Australia: Happy Time Books,

1990 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
44pp. Pictorial cover, Color illustrations throughout, Large oversized book, has PO name and neat insc. on fep. 003741 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Burgess, Thornton The Adventures of Paddy the Bear (bedtime Story books)
Grosset & Dunlap
Harrison Cady
NY 1945 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Near Fine 
180pgs.illustrated endpapers. Red tweed covers, tiny pencil holes on front panel(barely noticeable as it blends in with drawing and tweed covers). Color illustrated jacket. 1/2' chip on upper spine, tiny chip on upper right corner, otherwise bright. in fresh mylar sleeve 103767 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Claflin, Edward Beecher JACK LONDON: WILDERNESS WRITER
Kipling Press

1988 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good 
Revised edition; dj with some rubbing and chipping; A biography for young readers; illustrated 001083 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Coatsworth, Elizabeth The Enchanted
Pantheon
Robert Winthrop White
NY 1951 First Printing Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
wood grain covers. lightly rubbed across front board.157pgs. illustrated by Robert Winthrop White. classic children's story. 003248 
Price: 27.50 USD
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12 De Brunhoff, Jean (translated from the French by Merle Haas) The Tale of Benjamin Bunny & Babar and His Children (Dandelion Library)
Grolier Enterprises Inc.

9999 Hardcover Near Fine 
nd. two classics back to back in one volume, as new but for a bump at the base of the spine. scarce 014351 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Doyle, Conan, Illustrated by Don Irwin Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Classic Press

1968 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
#7. 4to Bumped corners and spine tips. Pages have toning. 281p 021683 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Farjeon, B.L. The King of No-Land
Harper & Bros.

NY 1875 First American Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 
79pgs. engravings throughout. Marbled, colored boards. Spine label worn away. library bookplate on front endpaper, xlibrary stamp on title page. foxing and pastedown remnant on preliminariers and rear endpaper, which is creased., otherwise text is clean, unmarked. Very hard to find title by this Jewish author. 101881 
Price: 100.00 USD
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15 Finley, Martha ELSIE'S CHILDREN
Dodd Mead

New York 1905 Early Reprint Hardcover Very Good Fair 
Scarce in Dust Jacket, deep maroon cloth with decorative blind stamp of flowers, butterflies, trim, and lettering, gold gilt lettering on spine: Moderate corner wear, name and date on second blank page, otherwise unmarked and clean, DJ numerous significant chips, inside jacket tape repairs, though whole illustration and all but one letter on spine present, in fresh mylar sleeve, 323pgs. 007465 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Finley, Martha Holidays At Roselands
Dodd Mead

NY 1868 Hardcover No Jacket 
A few spots on a couple of pages but otherwise the text block is clean. Minor wear to extremities and some fading to titles on the spine. Otherwise a nice clean copy with almost no shelfwear. 354pp. 003995 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Finley, Martha, Illustrated by frontis ELSIE'S WIDOWHOOD
Dodd Mead,

1880 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
. 331pgs., front page is stained and some pages slightly discolored, slight lean. 002266 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Finley, Martha, Illustrated by Frontispiece illustration Elsies's Motherhood
NY: Dodd Mead,

1904 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Reprint w/o dust jacket. In mylar cover. Spine slightly cocked. Previous owner's name in pencil front flyleaf 000327 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Gray, William and Arbuthnot, May Hill Fun With Dick and Jane
Scott, Foreman and Company
Eleanor Campbell and Keith Ward
USA 1940 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
159pgs. Blue wloth, with Dick and Jane on cover. Yellow lettering. Basic Readers 1/1. color illustrations throughout. Crayon marks on endpapers as well as on "Vocabulary list"(Teacher's page in back).Otherwise internally clean text. There is rubbing to covers and wear to boards at corners and spine extremities. A tight copy of a classic children's book. 102355 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Gray, William S. and May Hill Arbuthnot, Illustrated by Ward Our New Friends Basic Readers 1946 47 Edition
Scott, Foresman and Company

1946 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
goods only, blue cloth with yellow and red titles and image on the cover, children's markings, mostly in pencil on some pages (and pastedowns) but most pages are clean. front endpapers missing. 015071 
Price: 40.00 USD
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