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41 Gruelle, Johnny Raggedy Ann and Andy and the camel with the wrinkled knees,
Chicago, Il M. A. Donohue 1930 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
. Corners dented. Clean and bright contents. One day while Raggedy Ann and Andy are walking in the woods they meet up with their friend, the Camel with the wrinkled knees. Together they go in search of Babette, the doll who is missing from the nursery. Along the way they come across an old horse and twelve angry pirates -- but will they ever find Babette? In this new version of a classic, retold for young children, Raggedy Ann and the other dolls in the nursery come to life with humor and spirit.Very nice copy. ; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 44.97 USD
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42 Gruelle, Johnny & Johnny Gruelle I Raggedy Ann in the Deep Deep Woods
Chicago, ll M. A. Donohue 1920 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Black cover with Ann and Andy sitting in forest looking up at a fairy; Color Illustrations; 96 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Good little boy's book, Hale, S. J
43 Hale, S. J Good little boy's book
New York Published by Edwd. Dunigan, 151 Fulton-Street 1843 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Vincent Dill 
Buff color cover with reddish print. There is no publication date only a date written in (1855) from former owner. The eight color engravings are excellent. Each depicts the associated chapters. The Well Behaved Little Boy, Attentive little boy, inattentive little boy, covetous little boy, dilatory little boy, exact little boy, quarrelsome little boy, and Good little boy. The front cover is detached and back weak. Pages show spotting and light foxing due to age. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Sarah Josepha Hale was born on October 24th, 1788 in Newport, New Hampshire to Revolutionary War Captain Gordon Buell and Martha Whittlesay Buell. Well educated in the classics, Sarah continued her private studies after her marriage in 1813 to David Hale, a lawyer and Freemason. Sarah was widowed in 1822 with five children to support, four under the age of seven. After a brief stint with a millinery shop, she published her first book of poems, The Genius of Oblivion, with David Hale's Freemason lodge paying for the publication. Her career was firmly established with her first novel, Northwood, released in 1827. That same year, she began her most remembered literary position - that of editress. Scarce if not rare. ; Color engravings 
Price: 129.97 USD
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Mary martha's Really Truly Stories Book 2, Hayden, Gwendolen Lampshire &  Vernon Nye
44 Hayden, Gwendolen Lampshire & Vernon Nye Mary martha's Really Truly Stories Book 2
Washington, D. C. Review and Herald Publishing Association 1947 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Vernon Nye 
Green cover with red inset. Very slight wear to edges otherwise book looks unread. "Is it a true story?" is the perennial query of children at their mother or father's knee. These well-told thrilling tales about real children by Mrs. Hayden will fascinate both young and old through the practical lesson of life they teach. The virtues of obedience, trust, diligence, unselfishness, and high idealism are reflected. Rare 1st edition. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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45 Hegan, Alice Caldwell Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch
New York, NY The Century Co. 1904 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Binding tight, clean. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 
Price: 12.97 USD
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In the reign of terror  The adventures of a Westminster boy, Henty, G. A
46 Henty, G. A In the reign of terror The adventures of a Westminster boy
New York, NY A.L. Burt N.D. Later Printing; Various Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by John Schonberg 
Illust. By John Schonberg Green with red and black. Kneeling man shooting and Naval boat with cannons firing. Shows wear to edges and corners. Some soiling. Text clean. ; Henty series for boys; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 406 pages; 
Price: 9.97 USD
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47 Intervisual, Dinosaurs and Their Relatives in Action
Child's Play International Ltd 1990 0859535460 / 9780859535465 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Popup like new. ; Information Books - First Science Pop-up Series; 18 pages 
Price: 26.97 USD
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Luigi and the Lost Wish, Limited 1st Edition, Knights, Harry B.
48 Knights, Harry B. Luigi and the Lost Wish, Limited 1st Edition
Florida Zweig Knights Publishing 2000 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Calico World Entertainment Signed by Author
Inscribed "Remember.... Always Believe, Harry B. Knights, 4-7-2001". This is the limited 1st edition Registered Number: 9045. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. " A wish is lost and Luigi blames his friends. Once the wish is found, it is Luigi who discovers a most unselfish way to fulfill it. "Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare.; Signed By Author; Color Illustrations; ` pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.97 USD
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The Boy With a Wish  (Author Signed), Knights, Harry B.
49 Knights, Harry B. The Boy With a Wish (Author Signed)
Florida Zweig Knights Pub Corp 1999 1589800591 / 9781589800595 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Calico Creations Signed by Author
Inscribed "To Nicholas, Remember.... Always Believe, Harry B. Knights, 4-7-2001". This is the limited 1st edition Registered Number: 1492. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. A heartwarming journey to the true meaning of Christmas. Answers Christmas questions in a way that shares the generous spirit of the holiday with its readers. It is the story of a young boy, Nicholas, whose simple gift of love is seen by angels, and his wish is a lasting reward that affects the world forever.Rare.; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"; 56 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.97 USD
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The Story of Eli Whitney, Latham, Jean Lee
50 Latham, Jean Lee The Story of Eli Whitney
harper & Row 1953 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Fritz Kredel Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by the author to Mrs. Brehon Somervell the wife of General Somervell who was the Commanding General of the Army Service Forces in WWII . He was the General in charge of building the Pentegon in July 1941. Dust has chips around edges and has been price clipped otherwise very good. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Jean Lee Latham (April 19, 1902 June 13, 1995) was an American writer who specialized in biographies for children or young adults. She was born in Buckhannon, West Virginia. Her father was a cabinetmaker and her mother was a teacher. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College and received an A.B. in 1925. She also attended Ithaca Conservatory. While in Wesleyan College, she wrote plays. In Ithaca, she taught English, history and play production. She continued teaching in Ithaca after finishing her studies at Cornell. Her first book for children was The Story of Eli Whitney. Her book Carry On, Mr. Bowditch won the Newbery Medal in 1956. Rare. ; Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.35 X 0.71 inches; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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a boy and a box, LEE, MRS. FRANK
51 LEE, MRS. FRANK a boy and a box
David C. Cook Publishing 1918 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Purple cover wit deckled insert. Sun fading to spine area. Clean contents. Former owner name and address on end paper. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 94 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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What Does Dying Mean?  A Child Asks... (Author Signed), Monhollon, Lake Pylant &  George Ann Brock
52 Monhollon, Lake Pylant & George Ann Brock What Does Dying Mean? A Child Asks... (Author Signed)
Reflection Publishing Co. 1998 0965756114 / 9780965756112 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page. What do you tell a child when his beloved grandmother or a favorite playmate or his newborn sister has just died? Can he still believe that God is good and loves him very much?Using the symbolism of an "earthsuit" that is discarded when it is no longer useful, the child is led to see how the real person continues to live. Life on earth is put in its proper perspective."Astronauts need spacesuits to live in space. We need earthsuits to live on earth." Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.97 USD
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The tale of Boris  A fable of the red-tailed hawk, Mooy, John
53 Mooy, John The tale of Boris A fable of the red-tailed hawk
Mecosta Osceola Career Center 1987 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Jane Stroschin Signed by Author & Illustrator
Inscribed by author and signed by both author and illustrator. Some yellow spotting to cover and end papers otherwise fine condition. Dust jacket has chip, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. ; Drawings; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Mecki Bei Sindbad Sein elfter marchenhafter Reisebericht, aufgeschrieben von ihm slebst, No Author Listed
54 No Author Listed Mecki Bei Sindbad Sein elfter marchenhafter Reisebericht, aufgeschrieben von ihm slebst
Hamburg, Germany Hammerich 1962 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Wilhelm Petersen 
Written in German. Neat inscription on title page. Very colorful illustrations throughout. ; Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" 
Price: 47.97 USD
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55 No Author Listed MOTHER GOOSE ABC and Other Jingles
Chicago M A Donohue 1900 First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with colorful illustration of girl holding plate. Worn especially in spine area. Contents clean. An endpaper may be missing as the first page is the actual title page. Scarce. 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Simple Simon Had a Penny, No Author Listed
56 No Author Listed Simple Simon Had a Penny
Cincinnati, OH Artcraft Paper Products N.D. First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Smith, M. 
Minor stain to edge of covers near spine otherwise excellent. Pop-up complete and working. Great book. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Spring Action Picture Book ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Second Book of History, including The Modern History of Europe, Africa, and Asia, Parley, Peter
57 Parley, Peter The Second Book of History, including The Modern History of Europe, Africa, and Asia
Boston Charles J. Hendee, Jenks and Palmer 1840 25th Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Hardback cover with leather spine. Title page says as listed, but Cover says The Second Book of History, for Children and Youth, being a Sequel to the "First Book of History, by the Author of Peter Parley's Tales" written by Peter Parley. Green cover with black print has illustration on front. Spotting.Contents has heavy foxing, and is complete with illustrations and individual maps of the contenients. Inscription in front says "Alexander Reynolds book 1842" rare. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. ; Engravings and maps 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Woodrow, the White House Mouse, Peter W. Barnes, Cheryl Shaw Barnes
58 Peter W. Barnes, Cheryl Shaw Barnes Woodrow, the White House Mouse
Vacation Spot Pub. 1998 0963768891 / 9780963768896 Second Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Peter Barnes. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Every four years, like the rest of us do, The mice of the nation elect someone, too! Living in Washington's grandest old house, A leader respected--a president mouse! ; 11 X 8.80 X 0.20 inches; 32 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Meet Addy  An American Girl, Book One, Porter, Connie & Melodye Rosales
59 Porter, Connie & Melodye Rosales Meet Addy An American Girl, Book One
Pleasant Company 1993 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by Connie Porter, author. Obtained at book fair where book was introduced. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Addy Walker's family is planning a dangerous escapefrom slavery in the summer of 1864. But before they can make the escape, the worst happens--Master Stevens decides to sell some of his slaves, including Poppa and Addy's brother, Sam. Addy and Momma take the terrible risk of escaping by themselves, hoping that the family eventually will be together again in Philadelphia. Set during America's own struggle over slavery, the Civil War, Addy's story is one of great courage and love--love of family and love of freedom. Rare signed copy. ; 8.50 X 7 X 1.30 inches; 69 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 27.97 USD
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Teddy  En Fort Aelling For Smaapiker, Ray, Anna Chapin
60 Ray, Anna Chapin Teddy En Fort Aelling For Smaapiker
Kristiania, Norway N. W. Damm & Son 1908 First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Written in Norwegian. A story for little girls. Some soiling to cover and foxing to pages. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
Price: 14.97 USD
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