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Nicholas and the Fast-Moving Diesel

By: Ardizzione, Edward

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Z. Walck: 1959

Seller ID: 129075


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Inside clean and unmarked, save for penned dedication on inside cover; binding tight. Lovely library binding with 4-tone illustration on cover. At about 2nd grade reading level. Approx. 50 pages, all illustrated, some in color, some black and white. Stamped "This book has been replaced for one or more of the following reasons: Stereotyped gender or culture." View more info

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Down-Adown-Derry: A Book of Fairy Poems

By: De La Mare, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Henry Holt and Company: 1922

Seller ID: 133103


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Re-bound by library into a red patterned buckram cloth binding. 195 pages. Some fingerprints and soiling to pages. Collection of poems by English children's writer Walter de la Mare. Charming color and black-and-white illustrations by Dorothy P. Lathrop. View more info

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Petunia, Beware!

By: Duvoisin, Roger

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1958

Seller ID: 128936


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Library tape on spine and corners. Green cloth decorated cover. Interior in good shape. Unpaginated. Super cute illustrations of Petunia the goose who decides to find out if the grass is greener on the other side of the fence. Author and illustrator Roger Duvoisin was a Caldecott Medal winner. View more info

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Very Good Neighbors, The

By: Eberle, Irmengarde

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1945

Seller ID: 132742


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 96 pages. Second Impression. Illustrated by Flora Nash DeMuth in beautiful green, orange, and black drawings. The story of Juan and his family, who leave Mexico who move to San Antonio. View more info

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Singing Cupboard, The

By: Faralla, Dana

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, J.B. Lippincott: 1962

Seller ID: 137520


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 94 pages. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. View more info

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Three Wishes, The

By: Galdone, Paul

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, McGraw - Hill: 1961

Seller ID: 133155


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Bright printed red buckram cloth cover. Oblong format: 9 1/2"w x 7 "h. A story from Greek mythology. A nice, attractive book. View more info

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Hansel and Gretel

By: Grimm, William and Jacob; Humperdinck, Engelbert

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Alfrred A. Knopf: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128723


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. A lovely picture book with mostly two-tone illustrations in green and black, and some in color. Includes 4 short musical excerpts notated for piano from the opera. View more info

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Tales Told to an African King

By: Harman, Humphrey

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson Junior Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129122


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; binding tight. Small stains on a few pages. 128 pages. Black and white illustrations. The author lived in Kenya and Zambia and retells native stories from East Africa. 18 stories, including the immortal "Abanganga and the Witch," which every school child should know. Approx. 6th grade level. View more info

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Fireside Stories

By: Hutchinson, Virginia S.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Minton, Balch & Company: 1927

Edition: 20th Impression

Seller ID: 129076


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Inside clean and unmarked, binding tight. 150 pages, comprising 15 fairy tales and animal stories from different European folklores. Approx. 3rd grade reading level. Mostly black and white pen illustrations, with some glossy color plates as well. Grey library binding with black and white illustrations on cover. Find out why the Bear is stumpy-tailed, and what was so wonderful about the Pot. Titty Mouse's true st... View more info

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Further Tales of Uncle Remus

By: Lester, Julius

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Dial Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129124


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; binding tight. 148 pages. Black and white illustrations with some glossy 2-page spreads in color. Approx. 4th grade level. The author and illustrator bring "sizzling new life to thirty-three more delightful Black American folktales." View more info

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Roller Skates

By: Sawyer, Ruth

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Viking Press: 1949

Seller ID: 131507


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 186 pages. Dust jacket is in tatters and taped together on the reverse side. Awarded the Newbery Medal in 1936. Illustrated by Angelo Valenti; illustrations printed in blue/gray ink. View more info

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Wonderful, Terrible Time, A

By: Stolz, Mary

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Harper & Row: 1967

Seller ID: 139661


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 182 pages. 5 1/4"w x 8 3/8"h. Two young black girls living in New York City go to summer camp for the first time. View more info

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Seen and Not Heard: A Garland of Fancies for Victorian Children

By: Temple, Nigel

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Dial Press: 1970

Seller ID: 127786


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 272 pages. Full of black and white and color illustrations. Contents: Hearth and Home; Poverty and Riches; High Days and Holidays; School and Learning; Games and Pastimes; Sickness and Death; The Widening World; List of Illustrations; Bibliography. View more info