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Tip Lewis, And His Lamp

By Aldes, Isabella M.

Boston, MA, USA: Henry Hoyt, 1867. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. The green boards have black and gilt graphics on front cover and spine. The top and base of spine have short tears and the corners are just starting to fray. The hinges are strong but the rear hinge is starting to crack, about half. There is light foxing throughout and 360 pages.


Giants In The Nursery
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Giants In The Nursery

By Elkind, David

St. Paul, MN, USA: Redleaf Press, 2015. First edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Large paperback in very good condition, 228 pages.


He Sailed With Blackbeard

By Knight, Frank

London, United Kingdom: Macmillan & Co LTD, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Patrick Jobson. The brown boards are in very good condition but for a 1 cm tear on rear hinge. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has three tears to 1 cm.


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By Twain, Mark, Rockwell,Norman

New York, NY, USA: The Heritage Press, 1936. Limited re-issue. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Norman Rockwell. The green boards have an brown and tan illustration of Tom on front cover. The previous owner has signed and date X-Mas 1941 on front free page. There are many tipped in illustration by Norman Rockwell and 248 pages. The is no slip case or dust jacket.


The Randolphs

By Pansy

London, United Kingdom: Ward, Lock and Co., ca 1900. Second edition or Later. Hardcover. Very Good. The red floral boards have light wear, ivy illustrated end papers. No publishing date and light foxing throughout the 217 pages.


Anne Of Avonlea

By Montgomery, L. M.

New York, NY, USA: Grosset & Dunlap, 1917. Twenty-sixth Impression, March 1917. Hardcover. Good. George Gibbs. Tan cloth boards with edge wear to top and base of spine and edges. The hinges are not torn and are strong, color frontis and tissue. There is medium foxing throughout, previous owners signature and 367 pages.


The Forest

By White, Stewart Edward

New York, NY, USA: Grosset & Dunlap, !904. Second edition or later. Hardcover. Good/Good Minus, Chipped. Thomas Fogarty. Green on green cloth and paper boards with lower corners frayed. Illustrated endpapers and others throughout the 276 pages. The front panel of the dust jacket 6X7 cm chip missing from lower front panel and other smaller chips.


The Land Of Nod And What Tinkie And Tess Found There

By McSpadden, J. Walker

New York, NY, USA: Barse & Hopkins, 1916. Second edition or later. Hardcover. Good. Edward L. Chase. Red cloth boards with a 2 cm tear at top of spine on rear board. All the colour and B&W illustrations are present, the hinges are strong and there are 136 pages.


A Floating City And The Blockade Runners

By Verne, Jules, Firth, Henry, (translated by)

London, United Kingdom: George Routledge and Sons Ltd., 1880 c. Second Edition or later. Hardcover. Fair. Shindler. Blue boards green and black letters and graphics. The front and rear hinges are torn the webbing is intact. There is medium foxing throughout and 270 pages.


Johnny Penguin

By Bryan, Dorothy, Bryan, Marguerite

Garden City, NY, USA: Junior Books Doubleday & Co., 1931. Later printing. Hardcover. Good. This later printing does not have Doran as a publisher, it is ex-library with stamps and card pocket.


The Monster Engine

By DeVries, Dave, SIGNED

South Orange, N. J. , USA: MWH Press, 2005. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. by author. The glossy boards are not bumped. Signed and inscribed with an illustration by author opposite title page. FIRST EDITION. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has no tears.


Dick's Desertion A Boy's Adventures In A Canadian Forest/ A Tale Of The Early Settlement Of Ontario

By Pickthall, Marjorie L. C.

Toronto, ON, Canada: Musson, 1908. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good Minus. The date published is not stated but the previous owners name and date entered on front free page. There are seven illustration, a 3 cm tear on title page and foxing throughout. Pages 128.


Pamela Lee Home Economist

By Ford, Marcia

New York, NY, USA: Avalon Books, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Blue boards and letters, previous owners name on front free page. The boards have a dark line from the previous dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. The dust jacket has a one cm tear on the rear flap and minor surface chips at top of spine. Pages 224. The old dust jacket is included.


Esther de Warren The Story Of A Mid-Victorian Maiden

By Saunders, Marshall, SIGNED

New York, NY, USA: George H. Doran Company, 1927. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Blue boards and letters. The corners are not bumped. FIRST EDITION. There is a enclosed advertisement from the publisher, "The Ryerson Press" of the author's book "My Pets" with an illustration of her, which she has SIGNED. The dust jacket is printed on both sides with advertisements on the inner side. The dust jacket has five minor chips to one cm and tears to seven cm. Pages 305.


Selected Fables Translated by Eunice Clark

By Fontaine, Jean De La

New York, NY, USA: George Braziller, Inc., 1957. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Alexander Calder. Green boards with guilt letters with very light wear. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has minor tears, in broadart cover now. Pages 88.


Nursery Tales From Many Lands

By Skinner, Eleanor L. and Skinner Ada M.

New York, NY, USA: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1917. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Blanche Fisher Wright. Green cloth boards with paper colour illustration of a rabbit and house. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. An 'A' at base of copyright page. There are many B&W illustrations and very light wear. Pages 129.


Anne's House Of Dreams

By Montgomery, L. M.

Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland , Goodchild and Stewart Publishers, 1917. First Canadian edition. Hardcover. Poor. M. L. Kirk. Mauve cloth boards with illustrated paper paste down with 1cm chip at bottom corner. The front and rear hinges are torn but the webbing is intact and holding. The frontis is missing the top quarter of the page. FIRST CANADIAN EDITION. Pages 346.


The High School Pitcher

By Hancock, H. Irving

Chicago, IL, USA: Donohue, 1934. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good Minus, Torn and Chipped. Tan cloth boards, black graphics and letters, edition not stated, foxing throughout. Pages 212. The dust jacket has chips at corners.


The Wind In The Willows

By Grahame, Kenneth

New York, NY, USA: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. 3rd. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. Ernest H. Shepard. Blue boards with silver lettering and graphic. Illustrated. The end papers are illustrated. Gifted front free page. There is a book dealer label on the front end paper. The corners are bumped but not frayed. There is light foxing throughout. The front flap of the DJ is all that remains. 312 pages.


The Oxford Book of Children's Verse

By Opie, Iona and Peter (Chosen and Edited By)

New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press, 1974. 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Blue boards with gilt lettering and graphic. Illustrated. With notes by Iona and Peter Opie. The corners are not bumped. Book club stamp on the rear board. Light wear is noted. The DJ has two tears to 1 cm. and shows light surface wear. 407 pages. Weight over 1 lb.


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