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HERE COMES THE JEEP

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kenosha, WI, Samuel Lowe Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46133


Some rubbing to boards; edgewear, with some bumping at spine ends and lower corners; wheels present and functional all around, though there is some creasing on one of the front wheels; some traces of previous owner name in pencil on verso of front cover. ; Formed/cut pictorial boards; functioning wheels on jeep, front and rear of book. ; Color Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

Brave and Bold

By: Alger Jr., Horatio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Goldsmith Publishing: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65819


Paper covered boards with bumped spine ends and mild edgewear. Dj in new mylar has lightly sunned spine, small chips/tears and creasing to edges, mild rubbing and light soil. Binding sound, text clean. Pages slightly age toned. No names, stickers or stamps. No date, but early 1900s.; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

FIRESIDE STORIES

By: Barnes, Madeline

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd.: 1922

Seller ID: 55150


White paper over spine and tan paper over boards, with color illustrated pasted to front. Corners worn to boards and a few smaller nicks to paper along bottom edges of boards; small waterstain near lower left corner of front cover illustration; soiling and foxing to covers and edges; foxing throughout, mostly in the page margins around the plates but heavier on the first/last few pages--all color illustrations remain clean and bright with the foxing affecting only the ma... View more info

Peter Pan

By: Barrie, J. M. & Michael Hague

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 59952


Quarter burgundy cloth and tan paper covered boards with light wear and insect nibbling to edges. Glossy pictorial dj in mylar has mild edgewear and slightly faded top edge. Binding tight, interior clean. Inscribed "To Linda with love" and signed by Michael Hague on title page. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

CADDIE WOODLAWN A Frontier Story

By: Brink, Carol Ryrie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1967

Edition: Fourteenth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67301


Mylar wrapped dust jacket in very good- condition: small chipping to edges, with small tears, moderate shelfwear to edges, flap clipped but price still remains, sunned and chipped spine, Newbery Medal on front panel, just above a small 1/4'' gash that doesn't effect the book. Book in very good condition: lightly bumped spine, author inscribed and signed on half title page, pages have naturally aged, no writing inside, tight binding. (Pictures upon request).; 8vo 8"... View more info

THE JUNIPER TREE and Other Tales from Grimm

By: Brothers Grimm, Segal, Lore & Maurice Sendak & Randall Jarrell

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 61389


Limited edition. #423/500, signed by Lore Segal and Maurice Sendak. Includes the complete separate extra suite of illustrations in a folding cloth case. All contained in a cloth slipcase. TEG. There is some slight sunning to the spines of the books. A tiny stain of about 1/8" to the half-title of volume one. This may be a paper flaw. The dust jackets are also sunned at the spine but are otherwise quite nice. No chips or tears but a small crease to the lower spine of ... View more info

The Quiet Noisy Book

By: Brown, Margaret Wise

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56299


Quarter cloth and illustrated black boards. There is some minor rubbing to the lower cover edges, a former owner name and address to the front free endpaper, and an erasure to the upper corner of the same page. There is also a 2" tear to the lower edge of one leaf, exactly at the spine so it is quite difficult to see at first. Very tight. The dust jacket has the orginal price of $1.50 on the front flap. There is a 1/4" x 1/2" chip to the lower front edge at t... View more info

CHEERFUL, A Picture-Story Book

By: Brown, Palmer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66585


Tan cloth. Minor bump to the upper spine. Former owner name in pen to the front fep. Dust jacket is priced at $1.50 at the upper, front flap. It is toned at the spine and about the edges. Some light foxing to the rear panel. There is some shallow chipping to the upper spine and a tiny chip to the lower spine. A 1/2" tear and one of 3/8" to the upper, front. In a new mylar protector. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

Remember Mrs. Munch

By: Bullett, Gerald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: WILLIAM HEINEMANN LTD: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60838


Tan cloth. Short gift inscription to the front pastedown. Light, scattered foxing to the endpapers, first and last few leaves, and to the page fore edges. Some darkening to the spine. A tight copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 179 pages View more info

Borka: The Adventure of a Goose with No Feathers

By: Burningham, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 62567


Glossy illustrated boards. The corners and spine ends are bumped, otherwise a clean, unmarked copy. The dust jacket has some chipping to the spine ends, a 1 1/2" tear to the lower spine edge and a 3/8" tear to the upper spine. Original price of 395/395 to the upper front flap. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Tarzan & the Tarzan Twins With Jad-Bal-Ja the Golden Lion The Big Big Book

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Racine, Whitman: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65876


Illustrated boards. Illustrated throughout by Juanita Bennett. The corners are bumped and the boards are showing. Chipping to the spine ends; wear along the spine edges and other edges. Splits to the upper spine edges of about 3/4" each. The rear hinge has some splitting to the upper and lower areas. The covers are rubbed. Pulp paper is browning, as usual. Quite a tight copy though and with a completely unmarked interior. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Santa Makes a Change

By: Chaneles, Sol & Jerome Snyder

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Parents' Magazine Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66026


Gray boards. Some minor soiling to the page edges. Tiny stains to the margins of a few pages. Light wear to board edges. The dust jacket has some minor soiling to the white background, minor chips to a few corners. Original price of $3.95 to the front flap. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 38 pages View more info

Jolly Jump-Ups Journey Through Space

By: Clyne, Geraldine

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Springfield, Mass., MCLOUGHLIN BROS INC: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58405


All edges including the spine are a bit worn and rubbed. Rubbing also to some of the blue background color, primarily near the edges. A 1/2" skinned area to one corner of the front where a sticker was removed. All the pop-ups are in fine working order although there is one small figure to one of the pop-ups where he doesn't seem to fold properly. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall View more info

Pinocchio, The Story of a Puppet(In the original box)

By: Collodi, Carlo

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1920

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Seller ID: 62668


Green cloth with tan spine. Gilt lettering and picture of Pinocchio running on the front, parrot in gilt on the spine. Top edge gilt, ribbon marker. With fourteen tipped-in illustrations in color by Kirk. In remarkable condition due to the fact that it still retains the original tissue spiderweb patterned dust jacket and the original box. The gilt is all very bright. No marking whatsoever but for a small old bookseller's label to the front free endpaper. No bumps or tear... View more info

Serendipity Coloring Book with the first iron on Book Cover.

By: Cosgrove, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Serendipity Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66147


Matte color-illustrated wraps with uneven browning. Mild edgewear and trace soil. Binding sound, interior age toned but clean and not marked or colored in. No names, stickers or stamps. The front cover design can be used as an iron on transfer to clothing. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

TWELVE OLD FRIENDS A Book for Boys and Girls

By: Craik, Georgiana M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, W. Swan Sonnenschein and Co.: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44285


Grey cloth with gilt and green lettering and decoration to front and spine. All edges gilt. Illustrated with eight engraved plates by Gustave Dore, also chapter head illustrations. Some rubbing to cloth, more pronounced at spine ends and corner tips where cloth is slightly frayed. Edge gilt scuffed but bright. School prize bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing to first few pages including frontispiece, title page, and frontis. tissue guard. Vertical crease to last co... View more info

Nouveaux Contes de Fees pour les petits enfants

By: De Segur, Mme. la Comtesse

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Librairie Hachette et Cie: 1873

Seller ID: 65172


Embossed red cloth covered boards with elaborate gilt lettering and motifs on front cover. Light edgewear and soil. Corners bumped with board showing, spine ends bumped and chipping. 1'' split up the side of spine from bottom edge. All edges of text block gilt with light rubbing. Binding sound, text clean. Antique writing in ink to ffep, this page also missing a 3.5''x1'' piece off a corner. Heavy age toning to page margins. Mild foxing here and there to interior. ; 12mo... View more info

Leo the Lightning Bug

By: Drachman, Eric & James Muscarello

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kidwick Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 66132


SIGNED by Drachman on title page with "Enjoy your light!" Paper covered boards with virtually no wear. Dj in new mylar has trace edgewear, and 2 stickers to front reading "Autographed" and "#2 LA Times Children's Bestsellers List". Binding sound, text clean. CD included in still-sealed pocket.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Simeon's Gift

By: Edwards, Julie Andrews & Emma Walton Hamilton & Gennady Spirin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2003

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 65992


SIGNED by Edwards on title page. Paper covered boards with virtually no wear. Dj in new mylar in the same condition; has a small sticker to front panel promoting the enclosed CD. "Signed" sticker to mylar overlapping spine. Binding sound, text clean. CD in rear pocket is still sealed and like new. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 40 pages; Signed by One Author View more info

Paradox in Oz

By: Einhorn, Edward & Eric Shanower

Price: $60.00

Publisher: San Diego, Hungry Tiger Press: 2000

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 60686


Green cloth stamped in gilt. A lovely, nearly new copy. Very tight and unmarked. The dust jacket appears to be about fine but there is foxing to the underside. There is no other wear at all. No other foxing is evident to the book or jacket. Not price clipped. In a new mylar protector. SIGNED by the illustrator, Shanower, with a small sketch of of the Parrot-Ox. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 237 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info