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Image for Under the Royal Palms: A Childhood in Cuba.

Under the Royal Palms: A Childhood in Cuba.

By: Ada, Alma Flor.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Atheneum Books for Young Readers.: 1998.

Edition: 4th printing.

Seller ID: 13541

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Companion volume to the author's "Where the Flame Trees Bloom." Photo illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Phil Hardy's Struggle: Bound to Win Series.

Phil Hardy's Struggle: Bound to Win Series.

By: Alger, Edwin. Illustrated by Ernest N. Townsend.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: 1930.

Seller ID: 17577

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Rubbing to extremities. Book plate. Binding solid. Text bright & crisp. Jacket has large chip at top right corner of front panel. Smaller chips to spine ends & corners. Child's ink mark to spine.


Frontis plus 3 full-page Townsend illustrations. Exciting young man's story. Shanghaied to a tramp steamer. Mutiny. Storm & wreck at sea. Who could ask for more? View more info

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Little Thumb, The Fir-tree, The Snow Man and The Little Match Girl.

By: Andersen, Hans Christian. Perrault, Charles.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dansville, NY, F. A. Owen Publishing.: n.d.

Edition: Instructor Literature Series No. 289C

Seller ID: 13577

Condition: Wraps shelf worn with light soil. Closed tear to fore edge & first two pages. School district stamp on title page. Interior otherwise clean.


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The Little Brown Baby and Other Babies. Being Stories from "Seven Little Sisters."

By: Andrews, Jane.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dansville, NY, F. A. Owen Publishing.: n.d.

Edition: Instructor Literature Series No. 164C

Seller ID: 13576

Condition: Wraps shelf worn with light soil to back panel. School district stamp on title page. Interior otherwise clean.


Also contains 'Agoonack, The Esquimau Sister,' 'How Agoonack Lives Through the Long Summer,' and 'The Story of Pen-se.' View more info

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Martin's Adventure.

By: Asquith, Cynthia.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1927.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16892

Condition: Good in good dust jacket. Book is tight in square solid binding. Front endpaper torn at top corner. Gift inscription partially lost. Dust soil & light foxing to top & fore edges. Text clean. Jacket toned at spine with tears at head of spine & bottom right corner & with small chips at top of front panel. No effect on jacket text or illustrations. $1.75 price on front flap.


Young boy imagines himself as a knight crusader saving his mother & sister from many catastrophes. He keeps a thrilling secret throughout the length of the book. Color frontispiece. View more info

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The Fernland Story Book.

By: Barr, Donald (Editor).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia., Whitcombe & Tombs Limited.: n.d. c. 1920s.

Seller ID: 17097

Condition: Good only. Toning to front free endpaper. Cracked front & rear hinges both holding. Foxing to edges. Former young owner's penciled signature on verso to front free endpaper. (It could be removed, but I kind of liked his early cursive effort). Text & illustrations bright.


Four full page colored plates (missing frontis). Seven toned plates plus back & white drawings throughout. Eighteen charming stories. View more info

Image for Peter and the Secret of Rundoon.

Peter and the Secret of Rundoon.

By: Barry, Dave & Ridley Pearson. Illustrated by Greg Call.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Disney Editions/Hyperion Books: 2007.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15729

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Signed & inscribed by both authors. The conclusion to the Starcatchers trilogy View more info

Image for Rex Lee on the Border Patrol.

Rex Lee on the Border Patrol.

By: Burtis, Thomson.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: 1928.

Seller ID: 15536

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Slight spine lean. Dust soil to top edge with foxing starting on all edges. Christmas gift inscription dated 1929.


Frontis. View more info

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Pan the Piper & Other Marvelous Tales.

By: Chandler, Anna Curtis.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers Publishers.: 1923.

Edition: Early printing.

Seller ID: 17562

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Toning to endpapers. Slight indent at head of spine. Dust soil to top edge. Rubbing to extremities. Text & illustrations very bright. Jacket edge worn with chips at spine ends & tears along top of front panel.


"With Decorations and Many Illustrations from Works of Art and Old Manuscripts." Stories told by Miss Chandler to children based on treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Printed on coated paper. View more info

Image for Fine the Magic: A Rip Squeak Book.

Fine the Magic: A Rip Squeak Book.

By: Cohen, Lee. Illustrated by Julia Harnett Harvey.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Luis Obispo, California., Rip Squeak. Inc.: 2008.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18822

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Signed by the illustrator on the title page. Rip & his friends visit an old bookshop. A fantastic journey through imagination and history. Sticker on front jacket panel "A lovely book...it's beautiful. Read It!" Ray Bradbury. View more info

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The Youngest Storybook: A Collection of Stories & Rhymes for the Youngest.

By: Colwell, Eileen (Compiled by). Illustrated by Margery Gill.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London., Bodley Head.: 1967.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11392

Condition: Book is square, tight and clean. Light rubbing to corners. Price clipped jacket bright with wear at corners and chip & closed tear at heel of spine.


Black & white drawings throughout. View more info

Image for The Friend of the Singing One.

The Friend of the Singing One.

By: Foster, Elizabeth C. and Slim Williams. Illustrated by Fermin Rocker.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Atheneum.: 1967.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14643

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Light soil to top edge with light rubbing to board edges. Former owner's name & another name inked out on front free endpaper. Jacket worn with small chips & closed tears. Fading to spine. Wrap around cover illustration bright.


Adventure of an Eskimo boy and a young wolf (the singing one). View more info

Image for The Fun Book: Stunts for Every Month in the Year.

The Fun Book: Stunts for Every Month in the Year.

By: Geister, Edna.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., George H. Doran Co.: 1923.

Seller ID: 9897

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription on front free endpaper. Boards soiled with light wear to corners and head & heel of spine. Heavy soil to spine.


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The S. P. Mystery.

By: Grove, Harriet Pyne.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Akron, Ohio., Saalfield Publishing.: 1930.

Seller ID: 9732

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Cracked front & rear gutters with light soiling to edges. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Bookplate on front pastedown.


Frontispiece. View more info

Image for Most Valuable Player.

Most Valuable Player.

By: Heath, W. L. Illustrations by Spencer Lawrence.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13654

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Light shelf wear to jacket.


High school football story. View more info

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A Cousin's Conspiracy.

By: Horatio Alger, Jr.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago., M. A. Donohue & Co.: n.d.

Seller ID: 15537

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Dust soil to top edge & fading to spine. Former owner's sketch of book on front free endpaper. Book is square in tight binding. Text bright.


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Surveying: Merit Badge Series.

By: Hosmer, Prof. George S. and F. E. Matthes.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York., Boy Scouts of America.: 1939.

Edition: No. 3327.

Seller ID: 14614

Condition: Two small soil spots on front panel. Small tear on first page. Else a very bright & solid copy.


Black & white drawings & photo. Map making & surveying. Surveying as a career. View more info

Image for The House In No-end Hollow.

The House In No-end Hollow.

By: Justus, May. Illustrated by Erick Berry (pseudonym of Mrs. Evangel Allena Champlin Best).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1938.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15751

Condition: Very good in like dust jacket. Book is square & tight with light soil to edges & boards. Text & illustrations bright. Jacket lightly edge worn & rubbed with fading to spine. Price intact on front flap.


Set in the Tennessee mountain country. The three Turner children are determined to live together after the death of their father. View more info

Image for Polly French Takes Charge.

Polly French Takes Charge.

By: Lewis, Francine. Illus. by Nina Dorothy Albright.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin., Whitman Publishing Co.: 1954.

Seller ID: 12545

Condition: Very good. Book is square and tight with very bright cover illustration. Gift inscription and small store stamp on front endpapers.


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Image for How to Spin a Rope: Lariat Throwing, Rope Spinning and Trick Cowboy Knots.

How to Spin a Rope: Lariat Throwing, Rope Spinning and Trick Cowboy Knots.

By: Mason, Bernard S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York., Boy Scouts of America.: 1930.

Edition: No. 3119.

Seller ID: 14636

Condition: Very good in green illustrated wrappers. Former owner's signature on title page. Rubbing to spine. Text clean in solid binding. Cover illustration bright. An attractive copy.


From the Service Library Series. Series D. Camp Craft and Outdoor Activities. Black & white photos throughout. Many by Albert W. Field. View more info