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Catalog Last Updated: 04/21/17 175 items.

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Albrecht, Allene.   DICKIE AND DONNIE ON THE FARM  
St. Louis: Concordia Publishing, 1945. 1st ed. 29 pages. Paperback. Two little boys ride the train to adventure on Grandpa's farm. Stapled booklet.
VG/Wraps. Binding firm, chips along spine and a corner crease on front. No name or marks. # B9040. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Aldag, Kurt, & Ken Rush (illus).   SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE  
New York: Macmillan, 1992. 1st ed. 30 pages. Hardcover. 0027002055 0-02-700205-5. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by both the uthor and by the illustrator. An old blue car comes back through town.
Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear. Dj is price clipped. # B7862. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alger, Jr., Horatio.   THE YOUNG EXPLORER: OR AMONG THE SIERRAS  
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1900. Reprint. 285 pages. Hardcover. Third book in the Pacific Series of rags to riches adventure stories. PON dated 1906. Colorful endpapers different front and rear.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm, foxing on pages. Edges darkened. # B6378. $21.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alger, Jr., Horatio.   THE YOUNG MINER: OR TOM NELSON IN CALIFORNIA  
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1900. Reprint. 288 pages. Hardcover. Second book in the Pacific Series of rags to riches adventure stories. PON dated 1906. Colorful endpapers different front and rear.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, foxing on pages. Edges darkened, spine silverfished. # B6382. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alter, Judy.   MIDABEAU B. LAMAR: SECOND PRESIDENT OF TEXAS  
Abilene: State House Press, 2005. 1st ed. 72 pages. Hardcover. 1880510979 1-880510-97-9. Biography for young readers. Drawings by Patrick Messersmith. Timeline, glossary, bibliography, and index.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0676. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, Leone Castell.   THE GOOD-BY DAY: A LITTLE GOLDEN BOOK 209-57 [ GOODBYE ]  
Racine: Western Publishing Co, 1984. 24 pages. Boards. 0307020908 0-307-02090-8. Illustrated by Eugenie. Third printing...letter line begins with C.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear or sign of handling. # B4307. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, John J.   A SCHOOL HISTORY OF ENGLAND: A NEW EDITION, THOROUGHLY REVISED AND GREATLY IMPROVED  
New York: Maynard, Merrill, & Co., 1897. Revised ed. 440 pages. Hardcover. Clear explicit text with b/w illustrations on most pages. Colored maps.
VG/No Jacket. Scattered pencil marks. Binding firm, hinges fine. Previous owner bookplate. A few finger smudges and tea splash on endpaper. # B7144. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrews, Jane.   EACH AND ALL: THE SEVEN LITTLE SISTERS PROVE THEIR SISTERHOOD  
Boston: Ginn & Co., 1901. Reprint. 142 pages. Hardcover. Stories of children around the world and how they live. Dark red cover with black title and decoration on the front and bright gilt title on the spine. B/w illustrations of each child.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight. Inscription on FEP "To Lucien from Grandma, Dec. 1905". # B3456. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
anon, .   HAPPY CHILDREN: STORIES AND POEMS FOR EVERYDAY READING FOR THE LITTLE ONES  
New York: Worthington Co, 1889. 108 pages. Hardcover. Color frontis, plate on every facing page is b/w. Color litho on front.
Fair/No Jacket. Hinges cracked, owner name, edges and corners heavily rubbed. # B8585. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arvetis, Chris.   WHY DO BIRDS SING¨: A JUST ASK BOOK  
Middletown, CT: Field / Weekly Reader, 1988. Book Club ed. 32 pages. Hardcover. Full page colorful illustrations by James Buckley. A Weekly Reader Book Club edition answers the questions your child loves to ask.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, shiny binding, Looks new and unread. # B0685. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Arvetis, Chris.   WHY DOES IT FLOAT¨: A JUST ASK BOOK  
Middletown, CT: Field / Weekly Reader, 1983. Book Club ed. 32 pages. Hardcover. Full page colorful illustrations by James Buckley. A Weekly Reader Book Club edition answers the questions your child loves to ask.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, shiny binding, Lightly bumped corners & spine tips. # B0465. $3.00     Inquire Now  
Arvetis, Chris.   WHY IS IT HOT¨: A JUST ASK BOOK  
Middletown, CT: Field / Weekly Reader, 1987. Book Club ed. 32 pages. Hardcover. Full page colorful illustrations by Vernon McKissack. A Weekly Reader Book Club edition answers the questions your child loves to ask.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, shiny binding, appears never read. # B0464. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Atkinson, M. Jourdan.   WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1957. 1st ed. Hardcover. Drawings and story for young children telling the story of how people moved from hunter-gatherer to agriculture and settled living, by noted ethnologist.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Very minimal wear. # B6913. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   RESEARCH ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964. Reprint. 153 pages. Hardcover. Drawings by Mildred Waltrip.
Near Fine/VG. Some foxing, o/w clean, tight, unmarked. Dj edgeworn, small spine loss # B1120. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   SHOW TIME FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS: ENTERTAINING WITH SCIENCE  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1965. 1st ed. 158 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by Mildred Waltrip drawings throughout. 1 inch triangle missing from top of Dj spine.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, some foxing, tight. No name or marks. Dj chipped., # B1118. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   YOUNG SCIENTIST AND SPORTS: FEATURING BASEBALL, FOOTBALL, BASKETB  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1962. Reprint. 159 pages. Hardcover. Drawings throughout by Mildrid Waltrip.
VG/VG. Foxing, o/w clean, corner bumps, no name. Dj has edgewear, short tear. # B1119. $10.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   YOUNG SCIENTIST AND THE FIRE DEPARTMENT  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966. 1st ed. 143 pages. Hardcover. Drawings by Mildred Waltrip.
Near Fine/VG. Some foxing, o/w clean, tight, unmarked. Minimal chips on Dj. # B1122. $15.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   YOUNG SCIENTIST LOOKS AT SKYSCRAPERS  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1963. 1st ed. 159 pages. Hardcover. The how and why of building construction for sidewalk superintendents, illustrated by Mildred Waltrip.
Near Fine/VG. Light foxing, o/w clean, tight, unmarked. Bright Dj is edgeworn. # B1123. $18.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, George.   YOUNG SCIENTIST TAKES A RIDE GUIDE TO OUTDOOR OBSERVATIONS FROM A CAR WINDOW  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1960. Reprint. 160 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 drawings by William D. Hayes.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked in bright Dj which has some edgewear. # B1134. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Benson, B.K.   THE PRACTICAL SPELLER, SECOND BOOK  
Boston, MA: D.C. Heath, 1899. Reprint. 98 pages. Hardcover. Tan paper-covered boards with brown title and brown floral decoration. Texas edition. Cloth spine.
VG/No Jacket. Solid binding. Corners bumped and rubbed, no name or marks. # E0541. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bicknell, Frank M.   DOUBLE PRINCE, OR A FALL THROUGH THE MOON  
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, 1901. 1st ed. 79 pages. Hardcover. Young reader's tale. In red cloth with black decorations. 7 full page b/w illus.
VG/No Jacket. Gift inscription, else quite nice. # A8481. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Binder, Otto, & Lester Del Rey.   PLANETS: OTHER WORLDS OF OUR SOLAR SYSTEM / SPACE FLIGHT: THE COMING EXPLORATION OF THE UNIVERSE ( 2 BOOKS IN 1)  
New York: Golden Press, 1959. Book Club ed. 94 pages. Hardcover. Planets by Otto Binder and illustrated in color and b/w by George Solonevich. Space Flight by Lester Del Rey and illustrated in color by John Polgreen. Two selections from the Golden Library of Knowledge published together for the Weekly Reader Book Club.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Very minor scuffing at extremes. # E0865. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blanchard, Lucy M.   CHICO: THE STORY OF A HOMING PIGEON  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1922. 139 pages. Hardcover. Younger reader's story of a pigeon in Venice. In the Riverside Literature Series, green cloth with black lettering & decor.
Good+/No Jacket. Light wear to edges. # B6539. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boggan, W.D.   CHILDREN'S SPOOKY TALES  
Kingsville, TX: Boggan, 1980. 57 pages. Paperback. Privately published children's scary stories set in Falfurrias and South Texas. Illustrated with b/w costume photos, probably author's family members. Quite well done. Not dated, but circa 1975-1985. Unusual and scarce.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # A8587. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boy Scouts, .   WEBELOS SCOUT BOOK  
Irving, Texas: Boy Scouts of America, 1988. Reprint. 416 pages. Paperback. 0839532350 0-8395-3235-0.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Includes Parent's Guide, still attatched. # B4032. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boy Scouts of America, .   BOYS CUBBOOK PART III - LION RANK  
New York: Boy Scouts of America, 1938. 144 pages. Paperback. Printed in brown ink throughout.
Near Fine/Wraps. Crisp and unmarked. Edges foxed. # B8584. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boy Scouts of America, .   WOLF CUB SCOUT BOOK (1954 ED.)  
New Brunswick: Boy Scouts of America, 1954. Reprint. 188 pages. Paperback.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use. # B6103. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boy Scouts of Canada, .   TENDERFOOT TO QUEEN'S SCOUT  
Ottawa: Canadian General Council,. Revised ed. 200 pages. Paperback. Canadian scout handbook with yellow and brown front cover showing scout adjusting tent flap. Revised edition stated, but no date. No title on spine.
Good+/Wraps. Tight, no name or writing inside. 98/60 written small on back cover. # B8675. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brenner, Anita.   TIMID GHOST: OR WHAT WOULD YOU DO WITH A SACKFUL OF GOLD¨  
Reading, MA: Young Scott/Addison-Wesl, 1975. Reprint. Hardcover. 0201093715 0-201-09371-5. A Mexican folktale of greed, illustrated by Jean Charlot.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # A9333. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brooklyn Public Library, .   BROOKLYN POPS UP  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. 1st ed. 7 pages. Hardcover. 0689840195 0-689-84019-5. Pop-ups by the world's best illustrators and paper engineers. As a tour of Brooklyn icons there are seven scenes plus an action cover by Maurice Sendak. Robert Sabuda is among the other artists.
Near Fine/No Jacket. All parts in perfect working order, no breaks or mends. # B8059. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brown, Fern G.   BUGS BUNNY, PIONEER: A LITTLE GOLDEN BOOK  
Racine, WI: Golden/Western, 1977. Reprint. Hardcover. 0307000745 0-307-00074-5. Illusttrated by Darrell Baker. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Very light rubbing on tips. C present in letterline.
VG/No Jacket. # B2649. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Buckley-archer, Linda.   GIDEON THE CUTPURSE (ARC)  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006. ARC ed. 383 pages. Paperback. 0689052502 0-689-05250-2. Advance review Copy in slipcase.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No visible wear on book, slipcase has just a bit of shelf rubbing. # B3772. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burland, Cottie.   MEN WITHOUT MACHINES: THE STORY OF PRIMITIVE PEOPLES  
Garden City: Natural History Press, 1969. 1st Am. ed. 252 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated throughout with b/w & color photos, drawings & paintings, the history of primitive peoples around the world and cultural inter-actions today.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # A5902. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Buvens, Norma O'Rena Montgomery.   JUST INSIDE THE GATE (SIGNED)  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1998. 1st ed. 28 pages. Hardcover. 1571689249 1-57168-924-9. Story from the author's early life in Texas at the turn of the century. Illustrated by her daughter Normareen Buvens Smith, and signed by the artist.
Fine/No Jacket. Signed: "Always do the right thing!" Norma Buvens Smith. Our archive copy. # B2568. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Campbell, Camilla.   GALLEONS SAIL WESTWARD  
Dallas: Mathis, Van Nort & Co., 1939. 1st ed. 326 pages. Hardcover. A story for children, based on the RELACION of Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca, as translated by F.W. Hodges. Bibliography and glossary of pronunciation of Spanish and Indian words and names. Illustrated with block prints by Ena McKinney. Red map endpapers. Red cloth-covered boards with title in a blue block, and blue title on spine. Signed by the author 'My best regards - Camilla Campbell'.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, square corners are barely scuffed. No owner name or marks. # B8349. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Camusso, Lorenzo.   THE VOYAGES OF COLUMBUS, 1492-1504  
New York: Dorset Press, 1991. 1st Am. ed. 79 pages. Boards. 0880297077 0-88029-707-7. Nicely done young reader's history of Columbus' four expeditions to the New World. Color & b/w illustrations.
Fine/No Jacket. # A8502. $4.95     Inquire Now  
Carter, Kathryn Turner.   AT THE BATTLE OF SAN JACINTO WITH RIP CAVITT  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1983. 1st ed. 53 pages. Hardcover. 0890153744 0-89015-374-4. Historical fiction for 4th to 7th grade readers. B/w illustrations.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # B1391. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Casely, Judith.   MOLLY PINK GOES HIKING  
New York: Greenwillow, 1985. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0688056997 0-688-05699-7.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Tips just lightly bumped. # B0703. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Cash, Terry.   175 MORE SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS TO AMUSE AND AMAZE YOUR FRIENDS  
New York: Random House, 1990. Reprint. 172 pages. Paperback. 0679803904 0-679-80390-4. Experiments - Tricks - Things to Make.
Fine/Wraps. No name or marks, no edgewear. very bright. Store sticker on front. # B1716. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Charles A. Dana Center, .   MATHEMATICS STANDARDS IN THE CLASSROOM: RESOURCES FOR GRADES 3-5  
Austin: Charles A. Dana Center, 2002. 1st ed. 320 pages. Paperback. 097079486X 0-9707948-6-X. Comprehensive mathematics curriculum geared for Texas' TEKS program. Grade Levels 3 to 5.
VG/Wraps. Unmarked, small rubbed place on front cover. # B8012. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cook, Marguerite.   PRIMARY AND BEGINNERS SONGS AND SERVICES  
Elgin, IL: David C. Cook Publishing, 1902. 64 pages. Paperback. Words and music for religious and temperance songs and hymns for use by children in Sunday School. Also gives the order of service in the Primary and Beginners department. Cover is cloth-backed paper, with black cloth spine. No title on spine. Date given for book is latest copyright on any of the songs. Number 104 printed at top of front cover has been scribbled over.
VG/Wraps. Firm binding, no name or writing. # B8498. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cumming, Marian.   CLAN TEXAS  
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1955. 1st ed. 117 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with drawings by Peter Burchard. Basis for the story was found in letters written home from Texas by a young Englishman in 1873. First edition. Edges light foxed.
VG/VG. Unmarked in firm binding. Bright Dj has light wear at tips. # B5516. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cummings, Priscilla.   CHADWICK THE CRAB (SIGNED)  
Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1989. Reprint. 30 pages. Boards. 087033347X 0-87033-347-X. Children's picture book about a crab from Chesapeake Bay who moves to the Baltimore aquarium. Illustrated byA.R. Cohen. Inscribed to owner and signed by the author.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, straight, and square. # B8815. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
D. Appleton & Company, .   APPLETON'S AMERICAN STANDARD GEOGRAPHIES HIGHER GEOGRAPHY  
New York: American Book Company, 1890. Reprint. 134 pages. Hardcover. B/w illustrations, colored maps of all areas of the world. Information on cultures, resources, and governments. Reference and pronouncing tables, and information from the 1890 U.S. census. Over 12 inches tall.
Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm, name and scattered pencil notes. Rear free endpaper removed. # B9924. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Davis, Jim, & Clement Moore.   GARFIELD'S NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1988. 1st ed. Boards. 0448092832 0-448-09283-2. Clement Moore's poem, illustrated in colorful Garfield drawings by Jim Davis. 1st printing.
Fine/No Jacket. A beautiful copy. # B8565. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Davoll, Barbara.   THE POTLUCK SUPPER: CHRISTOPHER CHURCHMOUSE CLASSICS  
Victor/Guideposts, 1988. Reprint. 24 pages. Boards. 0896934063 0-89693-406-3. Colorful pictures on every page by Dennis Hockerman. Discussion starter questions on last page. This edition published by special arrangement with victor Books.
Fine/No Jacket. No marks or wear. # B7171. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
de Kay, Jr., Ormonde.   MEET ANDREW JACKSON  
New York: Random House, 1967. 87 pages. Hardcover. From the Step-Up Books American History series, many titles starting with Meet... This one is illustrated by Isa Barnett. Map endpapers showing the United States from the American Revolution to 1845. Vintage book with sewn binding.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears never read. Light scuffing at tips. Spine is lightly tanned. # B7644. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Douglas, Betty Tomlinson.   MR. HOOT AND THE FIREFLY  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1963. 1st ed. 37 pages. Paperback. Little story by Texas author of a firefly who lost his light and the owl who helped him find it.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B8582. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Du Soe, Robert C.   YOUR ORDERS, SIR  
New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1953. 1st ed. 184 pages. Hardcover. Adventures with very young boys recruited into the navy as midshipmen in the early eighteenth century. Blue cloth covered boards, illustrated endpapers.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm first edition. PO address label inside front board. # B3451. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Durrell, Julie.   THE COLORFUL MOUSE: A STORY ABOUT COLORS  
New York: Golden Books, 1992. 1st ed. 24 pages. Boards. 0307002179 0-307-00217-9. Nice 1st printing, with 'A' appearing in date line, Golden Books # 211-71.
VG/No Jacket. No names or marks. Foil along spine a little rubbed. # B2647. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dyer, Franklin B., & Mary J. Brady.   FOURTH READER (MERRILL READERS)  
New York: Charles E. Merrill Co., 1916. 319 pages. Hardcover. Nice copy of this school reader. B/w woodcuts, color frontispiece.
VG/No Jacket. Name on endpaper. # B3607. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Edwards, H. Wayne.   KARTON KUTIES  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1971. 1st ed. 44 pages. Hardcover. 0811103900 0-8111-0390-0. Directions for making all kinds of animal figures from styrofoam egg cartons. Illustrated by the author. From our really old Naylor stock.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj clipped. No wear. # B4276. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farley, Walter.   THE BLACK STALLION MYSTERY  
New York: Random House, 1957. Reprint. 202 pages. Hardcover. Blue cloth-covered boards with orange title and decoration on spine. B/w illustrations at chapter heads by Mal Singer. Colorful dustjacket.
VG/Good. Tight, clean, unmarked book. Sharp corners. Bright dustjacket is chipped, has small tears and small pieces missing. # E0400. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fielding, Jane.   WEE WILLIE MOUSIE: LIFE FROM HIS OWN VIEWPOINT  
Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Co., 1913. Reprint. 133 pages. Hardcover. Undated early reprint of Platt and Peck original, looks the same but cover cloth is orange instead of green. Colored frontis picture, but illustrations throughout are b/w.
VG/No Jacket. Binding/hinges firm, PON. Corners lightly bumped. Spine tips softened. # B6854. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fine, Janice, & Lois Watt.   BENITO AND THE BOOTSTRAPS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1970. 1st ed. 48 pages. Hardcover. 0811103811 0-8111-0381-1. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Barbara Brigham. Told in rhyme, the story of an inner-city child warned by a cop to stay in school and "pull himself up by the bootstraps".
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives with a hint of aging. # B4175. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Friar, Wlilie K.   BLUBBA TRANSITS THE PANAMA CANAL (SIGNED)  
Boulder, CO: self, 1999. 1st ed. Paperback. Story of whale illustrates the workings of the Panama Canal. Colorful pictures by Luciana Tranchina Ravizza. Signed by the author and dated March 12, 2001.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B5044. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frye, Alexis Everett, & George Williamso.   FRYE'S HIGHER GEOGRAPHY WITH LOUISIANA SUPPLEMENT  
Boston: Ginn & Co., 1920. Reprint. 221 pages. Hardcover. World geography with color maps, b/w photos and illustrations. Seventeen page Louisiana supplement with color map and many b/w photos. Gray-green cloth-covered boards with black title and illustration. Large 10 x 12.25 inch format.
Good+/No Jacket. All pages firm, no name or marks, corners rubbed through and frayed. # E0405. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garland, Sherry.   BEST HORSE ON THE FORCE (SIGNED)  
New York: Henry Holt, 1991. 1st ed. 104 pages. Hardcover. 0805016589 0-8050-1658-9. Children's action-adventure story involving the Houston Mounted Police. Inscribed and signed by the author. NOT X-LIBRARY OR SCHOOL.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Shelfwear. # B1200. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gray, William S., & Dorothy Baruch.   WE LOOK AND SEE  
Chicago: Scott, Foresman & Co., 1946. 1st ed. 48 pages. Paperback. The 1946-47 edition with red card cover and cloth spine. Puff and Spot are on the front.
Good+/Wraps. Binding firm. Cover has been torn and mended nicely. Dirt smear near edge of front cover and foredge. All corners and pages in great shape. No name or marks. # B9343. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gulick, Bill, & Thomas Rothrock.   ABILENE OR BUST: A JUNIOR TRAIL BLAZER BOOK  
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1946. 244 pages. Hardcover. Cattle trailing adventure for young readers. This publisher never indicates first or later printing. Map endpapers. Illustrated with drawings by Richard Correll. Rust colored cloth-covered boards with darker title and decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm, no owner name or marks. Spine ends softened, corners sharp. # B8390. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gunsher, Cheryl.   LEV THE LUCKY LULAV  
Edison, NJ: Prism Press, 1993. 1st ed. 24 pages. Boards. 188160201X 1-881602-01-X. Colorful illustrations by the author on every page. Tells the story of the feuding Etrog and Lulev as it describes a family's preparations for the Jewish holiday of Succot.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, with no marks. There is no wear on the book, but glue used in the binding has stained the spine. # B7172. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hall, Bill, & Virginia Parsons.   WHATEVER HAPPENS TO PUPPIES¨  
Racine, WI: Merrigold/Golden, no date. Reprint. 24 pages. Hardcover. 0307109356 0-307-10935-6.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks or bumps. Looks new. # B2307. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Hammond, Lucille.   LION'S MIXED-UP FRIENDS  
Racine, WI: Golden/Western, 1987. Reprint. Hardcover. 0307021580 0-307-02158-0.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Shiny spine. C in letterline. # B2646. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hart, Kim.   BEATRICE AND RAYMOND: A UNIVERSAL MESSAGES BOOK (SIGNED)  
Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2012. 1st ed. Paperback. 1477249516 1477249516. A lesson in how change can make us stronger. Beautiful art work by John Garancheski.
New/Wraps. A new book signed by the author. # 33315. $16.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hawkins, Colin.   TAKE AWAY MONSTERS POP-UP AND ACTION BOOK  
New York: Putnam, 1984. 1st Am. ed. 10 pages. Boards. 039920962X 0-399-20962-X. All moving parts intact and working, but book has obviously been enjoyed before. No name or marks. All tips bumped.
Good+/No Jacket. # B6284. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayes, Joe, & Rebecca Leer.   A SPOON FOR EVERY BITE / UNA CUCHARA PARA CADA BOCADO (SIGNED)  
El Paso: Cinco Puntos Press, 2005. 1st ed. Paperback. 0938317938 0-938317-93-8. Bi-lingual Spanish-English retelling from a Hispanic story tradition of the Southwest. Inscribed and signed by the author. Colorful full page illustrations by Rebecca Leer.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, firm, looks new. # B2213. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Herbert, Don.   MR. WIZARD'S SCIENCE SECRETS (NEW AND REVISED EDITION)  
New York: Hawthorn Books, 1965. Reprint. 303 pages. Hardcover. Shows how, with simple materials and ingredients, you can do hundreds of fascinating experiments and tricks. B/w drawings and photos.
VG/VG. Tight, unmarked. No wear, but boards lightly silverfished. Bright yellow pictorial dustjacket featuring Mr. Wizard. # B9911. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hiller, Ilo.   INTRODUCING BIRDS TO YOUNG NATURALISTS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1989. Paperback. 0890964106 0-89096-410-6. Nice guide for the young birder. Color photos, instructions for building feeders and nesting boxes. 8.5 x 11 inch format. Recommended.
New/Wraps. # 01180. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hooker, Horace.   THE CHILD'S BOOK ON THE SABBATH  
New York: American Tract Society, 1835. 1st ed. 201 pages. Hardcover. Very early tract from the American Tract Society which was founded in 1825.
Fair/No Jacket. Water mark on spine side of front cover and first 50-60 pages. Most of spine strip missing. All text unmarked and bright. # B6520. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Horn, Ernest, & Ernest J. Ashbaugh.   LIPPINCOTT'S NEW HORN-ASHBAUGH SPELLER PART TWO, GRADES VII-VIII  
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1926. 1st ed. 149 pages. Hardcover. Instructions to teachers and students, word lists, rules and use of difficult words.
VG/No Jacket. No wear, tight. Top edge of FEP torn off, probably to remove name. Old price and small scribble on front endpapers, no other marks, tears or dog eared pages. Small white spot on cover. # E0089. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hubbard, Freeman.   GREAT DAYS OF THE CIRCUS  
New York: American Heritage, 1962. 1st ed. 153 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with paintings, prints, drawings, posters, and photos of the period. A book in the American Heritage Junior Library series.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, owner bookplate. Rubbed on edges and spine tips. # B8731. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hubbard, Margaret Ann.   PENNYWEATHER LUCK  
New York: Macmillan, 1948. 1st ed. 243 pages. Hardcover. Young reader's novel set on the Mississippi and New Orleans.
X-Lib Good/No Jacket. X-library. first printing. Tight, corners sharp. Spine varnished. # B6287. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hutt, Wolfgang.   THE LIVING COUNTRYSIDE  
Leipzig, GDR: Edition Leipzig, 1973. 1st ed. 60 pages. Hardcover. A child's history of the ways artists have portrayed flora, fauna, and the outdoors since earliest times. Illustrated throughout in b/w and color.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. No indication of use or handling. # B4793. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hyde, Mary F.   A PRACTICAL ENGLISH GRAMMAR  
Boston, MA: D.C. Heath, 1905. Reprint. 275 pages. Hardcover. For grammar schools, ungraded schools, academies, and the lower grades in high schools. Index and four page list of Heath textbooks in math, science, reading, and English. Texas edition. Pale orange paper-covered boards with black title and floral decoration. cloth spine.
VG/No Jacket. Solid binding, no name or marks. Corners bumped and rubbed. Red stains on back. # E0542. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Janeczko, Paul B., & Chris Raschka.   A POKE IN THE I: A COLLECTION OF CONCRETE POEMS  
Cambridge: Candlewick Press, 2001. 1st ed. 35 pages. Hardcover. 0763606618 0-7636-0661-8. Humorous and nonsensical poems selected by Janeczko and colorfully illustrated by Raschka.
Near Fine/VG. Dustjacket has light crease on front. # B9124. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnson, Siddie Joe.   TEXAS: THE LAND OF THE TEJAS  
New York: Random House, 1943. 1st ed. Hardcover. Colorfully illustrated throughout by Fanita Lanier. Great overview of Texas history for young readers, written in exciting manner. Last few pages speak of the war effort and connection to history as Texans help in the fight for freedom across the world.
Fair/No Jacket. Binding firm. Corners bumped. Four inch piece of spine missing. # B4749. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnston, Annie Fellows.   THE LITTLE COLONEL'S HOLIDAYS  
Boston: Page & Company, 1910. Reprint. 232 pages. Hardcover.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, PO dated Xmas 1911. Eight b/w illustrations by Bridgman. # B4057. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jones, Mary Louise Jordan.   WOODY WATCHES THE MASTERS, BOOK II: FOUR ARTISTS IN FRANCE (SIGNED)  
New York: Vantage Press, 1986. 1st ed. 25 pages. Hardcover. 0533066999 0-533-06699-9. Woody, the bookworm tells in rhyme about the lives and works of four French artists; Seurat, Cezanne, Van Gogh, and Gauguin. Inscribed and signed on front endpaper by the author. Dark green boards with bright gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, crayon scribbles in three places. Spine ends and corner tips are scuffed through the color. # B9403. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Judsom, Clara Ingram.   MIGHTY SOO: FIVE HUNDRED YEARS AT SAULT STE. MARIE  
New York: Follett Publishing, 1955. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. Children's history of the Great Lakes area, beginning with Native Americans, through fur trappers and frontier life, to modern shipping and commerce. Pictorial boards showing a modern freighter in a lock. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Robert Frankenberg.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Foxing on top edge and enpapers. Dj is darkened, worn at all tips, and chipped at flap folds. Dj features same illustration as boards. We have retained it for info on flaps. # B7212. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kearby, Mike, & Mack White.   TEXAS TALES ILLUSTRATED  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2011. 32 pages. Paperback. 0875654398 0-87565-439-8. Illustrated story of the Texas Revolution,with timeline, text of Treaties of Velasco, maps, bibliography, and revolution word search puzzle. Stapled shiny soft cover.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0696. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Klaveness, Jan O'Donnell.   KEEPER OF THE LIGHT  
New York: Morrow, 1990. 1st ed. 181 pages. Hardcover. 0688069967 0-688-06996-7. Young adult mystery fiction. Traveling to Cape Hatteras to claim an inheritance, a sixteen-year-old finds his life in danger when he starts to investigate events surrounding his grandmother's death.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight and unmarked. # B9241. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Knight, Eric.   LASSIE COME-HOME  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1954. Reprint. 28 pages. Hardcover. Abridged adaptation by Felix Sutton, colorfully illustrated throughout by Hans H. Helweg. Bright yellow cover with portrait of Lassie. Outside front hinge cracked.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Wear to tips. # B1243. $8.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Koontz, Dean.   SANTA'S TWIN  
New York: HarperCollins, 1996. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0061053554 0-06-105355-4. Signed by the author on holiday bookplate affixed to front endpaper. 1196 date printed on dustjacket front flap. Book is unpaginated.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Top edge is lightly foxed. # E0784. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lake, Julie.   GALVESTON'S SUMMER OF THE STORM: A CHAPPARAL BOOK FOR YOUNG READERS  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 2003. 158 pages. Paperback. 0875652727 0-87565-272-7. Teenage girl visiting Galveston survives the 1900 Storm.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Near Fine. # E0695. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lansing, Marion Florence.   QUAINT OLD STORIES TO READ AND ACT  
Boston: Ginn & Co., 1912. 177 pages. Hardcover. From the Open Road Library of Juvenile Literature. Sturdy cloth internal hinges. Illustrated with drawings by Charles Copeland. Dark red cloth-covered boards with black decorations and titles on front and spine. Small 4.75 x 6.75 inch format.
VG/No Jacket. Tight and square. No name or marks. Widespread silverfish nibbles in the red surface. # E0851. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Levine, Ellen.   THE TREE THAT WOULD NOT DIE (SIGNED)  
New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1995. 1st ed. 30 pages. Hardcover. 0590437240 0-590-43724-0. Young reader's story of the Treaty Oak in Austin, Texas so named for being the tree under whcih Stephen F. Austin signed a treaty with the Native Indians. The author tells the story from the perspective of the 500 year-old oak, and the many changes it has seen. In 1989 it was poisoned. The tree survived with lots remedial care, and today is viewed as a symbol of strength and endurance. This copy is signed on the front endpaper by both the author and the illustrator.
Fine/VG. Dustjacket has a tear at the lower front. Book is clean, tight, unmarked. # B9430. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Magocsi, Paul R.   THE RUSSIAN AMERICANS: THE PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA  
New York: Chelsea House, 1989. Reprint. 111 pages. Hardcover. 0877548994 0-87754-899-4. Introductory essay by Daniel Patrick Moynihan. History of Russia as background for repeated waves of immigrants to Canada and United States. B/w photos.
New/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # B9838. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Main, Mildred Miles.   FOOTPRINTS  
Austin: Steck Co., 1957. 1st ed. 227 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated throughout with b/w drawings by Elizabeth Rice. Very clean and tight. Spine tips barely softened, but board corners are sharp as new. PON. Dj is clipped, but shows price of $2.25. Bright Dj is lightly worn at tips with short closed tear at spine top.
Near Fine/Good+. Biographical sketches of 25 leaders of US and Southern history. # B2559. $12.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mao-chiu, Chang.   THE LITTLE DOCTOR  
Peking: Foreign Language Press, 1965. 13 pages. Paperback. Child's book published in China. Little girl doctors dolls, teddy, and rocking horse. Stapled booklet with color illustrations by Yang Wen-hsiu.
VG/Wraps. o name or marks. Tiny curl on lower front corner. # B9875. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Margolin, Harriet, & Carol Nicklaus.   GOOD-DAY BUNNIES TOOTH DAY  
New York: Golden Book, 1987. 1st ed. 28 pages. Boards. 0307116484 0-307-11648-4.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Just a hint of wear at corner, else FINE. # A5934. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Marshak, Samuel.   THE MONTH-BROTHERS: A SLAVIK TALE (SIGNED)  
New York: William Morrow, 1983. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0688015093 0-688-01509-3. Czechoslovakian folktale translated from Russian by Thomas Whitney, and illustrated with beautiful jewel-tone drawings by Diane Stanley. Inscribed to owner and signed by the illustrator.
Near Fine/Good+. Book clean, tight without wear. Dustjacket is price-clipped, scuffed on corners and has a one-inch mended tear at lower back. # B8817. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martin, Marcia.   DONNA PARKER AT CHERRYDALE  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1963. Reprint. 282 pages. Hardcover. Reprint from the early 1960s, judging by catalogue in rear offering books of the Beverly Hillbillies and Dr. Kildare. Pictorial shiny cover, green plaid endpapers. Number on lower back 1590.
Near Fine/No Jacket. An unmarked copy with tight binding and very slight scuffing on tips. Pages have some age toning. Appears unread. # E0056. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maynard, Thane.   ANIMAL OLYMPIANS: THE FASTEST, STRONGEST, TOUGHEST, AND OTHER WILDLIFE CHAMPIONS  
New York: Franklin Watts, 1994. 1st ed. 64 pages. Hardcover. 0531111598 0-531-11159-8. In sturdy library binding, but not ex-library. Colorful critter photos on every page.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, as new. # B4225. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCaleb, Walter F.   BIGFOOT WALLACE  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1960. 2nd ed. 121 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by Fred A. Hines.
VG/VG. Light foxing on edges. Has previous owner's booklate on endpaper, dustjacket is price-clipped. # B4254. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCoy, J.J.   OUR CAPTIVE ANIMALS  
New York: Seabury, 1971. 159 pages. Hardcover. 0816430527 0-8164-3052-7. Problems and rewards resulting from man's efforts to keep animals in captivity. From a corporate library, checked out once.
X-Lib NF/VG. Clean, tight. Dj has small pieces missing top and bottom of spine. # A9388. $4.00     Inquire Now  
McCullough (introduction), David.   OUT WHITE HOUSE: LOOKING IN, LOOKING OUT  
Cambridge: Candlewick Press, 2008. 1st ed. 242 pages. Hardcover. 076362067X 0-7636-2067-X. Essays and illustrations by many well-known authors and artists.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0514. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McElroy, Margaret J., & Jessica O. Young.   THE SQUIRREL TREE  
New York: American Book Company, 1927. 94 pages. Hardcover. Story of brother and sister farm kids who find a nest of baby squirrels in their tree. Black/orange duo-tone illustrations on every page.
Good+/No Jacket. Very firm binding and pages. Owner name partially erased in two places. All pages bright and unmarked. No tears. Corners and spine tips lightly bumped and rubbed. # B9453. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McGhee, Karen, & George McKay.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANIMALS  
New York: National Geographic, 2007. Deluxe 1st ed. 256 pages. Vinyl. 0792274601 0-7922-7460-1. Beautiful color drawings highlight this overview of the animal kindom. Deluxe edition in blue padded vinyl over boards, gilt edges and decor, ribbon marker. Great for younger readers.
Fine/No Jacket. Appears never read. # B6584. $17.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLester, Amelia.   WE LOOK AROUND US: THE CHILD ACTIVITY READERS  
Morristown, TN: Augsburg Publishing, 1937. 1st ed. 278 pages. Hardcover. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with green and yellow titles and illustration on front. Bold graphic b/w or color illustrations throughout. Vocabulary list at back. Green and purple illustrated endpapers showing children at play. This is second reader.
Near Fine/No Jacket. A very nice copy in heaavy binding. Unmarked. Spine ends and corners have just a hint of wear. # E0035. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLoughlin Brothers, .   PLEASURE BOOK FOR LITTLE FOLKS  
New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1885. 258 pages. Hardcover. Stories and poems for and about children. Illustrated throughout with lovely b/w engravings. Color lithograph paper-covered boards. No copyright date, but there is a birthday gift inscription on front endpaper dated 11 December 1889.
Good/No Jacket. All pages firm, front hinge open to cloth, rear hinge paper cracking. Corners very worn, spine ends rolled and worn. # E0859. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McMullan, K.H.   DRAGON SLAYERS' ACADEMY 8: COUNTDOWN TO THE YEAR 1000  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1999. Reprint. 90 pages. Paperback. 0448420333 0-448-42033-3. Childrens' reading level 2.9.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Looks new, but paper is starting to darken. # B4230. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meador, Nancy, & Betty Harman.   THE MOON ROCK HEIST  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1988. 1st ed. 105 pages. Hardcover. 0890156670 0-89015-667-0. Kids catch thief who stole moon rock from display at their school. Top edge foxed.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj spine sunned. Never sold from old stock. # B4161. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meek, Colonel S.P.   FROG: THE HORSE THAT KNEW NO MASTER (FAMOUS HORSE STORIES)  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1950s. Reprint. 302 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with red title and decorationf. Colorful dustjacket with horse jumping. Stories drawn from Meeks service in the Canal Zone and a horse he rode while stationed there. Chapter headings are decorated with b/w illustrations by Charles Hargens. Top edge dyed red. Interesting appendix about making ciphers for coded messages
Good+/Good+. Binding firm, hinges intact, brief gift notation dated 1958. Boards are surface nibbled by silverfish near edges. Bright dustjacket is chipped on edges and has small tears. # E0399. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Montgomery, Rutherford.   MCNULTY'S HOLIDAY ILLUSTRATED BY CHARLES GEER  
New York: Duell, Sloan, Pearce, 1963. 1st ed. 150 pages. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Firm binding, sharp corners, unmarked save for a number written on FFEP. Bright yellow Dj has light crinkle at spine ends and half inch closed tear lower front. Edges foxed book and Dj.
Good+/Good+. # B1563. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mordvinoff, Nicolas.   CORAL ISLAND  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1957. 1st ed. Hardcover. Ex-library, first edition. Expected library markings. Binding firm. Tips bumped.
X-Lib Good/No Jacket. # B6286. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morgan, Nina Hermanna.   PRAIRIE STAR  
New York: Viking, 1955. 1st ed. 189 pages. Hardcover. Norwegian girl comes to the North Dakota frontier in the early 1900s.
Good+/No Jacket. # A5242. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Myers, The.   PETS FOR BABY: A REAL CLOTH BOOK  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1958. Reprint. 6 pages. Rags. Vintage fabric picture book for infants with a sewn spine. Bright, colorful full-page illustrations. Whitman number 2265:29.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Has child name from Mother and Dad, March 1964. No other sign of handling. Very light foxing along two edges on back. # B7629. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Noble, Trinka Hakes, & Steven Kellogg.   JIMMY'S BOA AND THE BIG SPLASH BIRTHDAY BASH (SIGNED)  
New York: Dial Press, 2008. Reprint. Hardcover. 0803705395 0-8037-0539-5. Signed by the illustrator Steven Kellogg with an original drawing of a sea lion and a heart.
Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. # B8575. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Neill, Rose.   THE KEWPIES AND THE RUNAWAY BABY  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1928. 1st ed. 111 pages. Hardcover. Stated First Edition in red cloth with black lettering. Printed on heavy coated paper with black and orange illustrations of those cute Kewpies thoughout. Interior is very clean & bright with firm binding. HOWEVER, the cover and dustjacket do have issues: The top and bottom edges of book show moderate silverfish damage, with some loss of cloth at top of spine. Only mark is an inked price on front free endpaper. Dustjacket has 2-inch piece missing top of spine, with insect nibbles along edges and a few small holes, light even soiling. Jacket is price-clipped. Quite uncommon in dustjacket.
Good/Fair. # B7124. $290.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   ANDY'S WARD: A STORY OF CIRCUS PEOPLE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1925. Reprint. 358 pages. Hardcover. Grosset and Dunlap 1920's reprint of Penn Publishing 1895 original. Tan cloth covers with dark green titles. Pictorial endpapers. Dark green top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, solid, no marks or name. Spine ends worn, corners softened. # B4042. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   THE BOY SPIES OF OLD NEW YORK  
New York: A.L. Burt Co., 1899. 265 pages. Hardcover. The story of how the Young SPies prevented the Capture of General Washington. In decorative cream cloth covers.
VG/No Jacket. Owner's name, clean. # B4046. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   HANNAH OF KENTUCKY: A STORY OF THE WILDERNESS ROAD  
New York: American Book Company, no date. 1st ed. 148 pages. Hardcover. Seventh book in Otis' U.S. history series for young readers, told from a child's perspective. Tan cloth with black and brown title and decoration. Book ads in rear.
Good/No Jacket. Strong binding. Corners lightly worn. Clean. Chip in spine cloth. # B7029. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   THE MINUTE BOYS OF PHILADELPHIA  
Boston: Page & Company, 1926. New Edition. 315 pages. Hardcover. New edition, being a reprint by Page & Co. of the Estes original. In pictorial yellow cloth covers, with fine b/w engravings by L.J. Bridgman on individual pages.
VG/No Jacket. No names or marks. A nice, solid copy. # B4043. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   THE MINUTE BOYS OF THE MOHAWK VALLEY  
Boston: Page & Company, 1926. New Edition. 315 pages. Hardcover. New edition, being a reprint by Page & Co. of the Estes original. In pictorial yellow cloth covers, with fine b/w engravings by A. Burnham White on individual pages.
VG/No Jacket. No names or marks. A nice, solid copy. # B4044. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   MR. STUBB'S BROTHER: A SEQUEL TO TOBY TYLER  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1910. Reprint. 245 pages. Hardcover. Not a library book, but someone has affixed an unmarked pocket and date slip to front endpapers. Four b/w illustrations with no artist named.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B4091. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   THE NAVY BOYS WITH GRANT AT VICKSBURG  
New York: A.L. Burt Co., 1910. 382 pages. Hardcover. From the Navy Boys series, in decorative chartreuse cloth covers.
Good+/No Jacket. A clean, nice copy. School award inscription dated 1919 on FFEP. # B4045. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ousley, Odille.   UNDER THE APPLE TREE: ENRICHMENT SERIES, THE GINN BASIC READERS  
Boston: Ginn & Co., 1954. Reprint. 127 pages. Hardcover. Primary school reader. Blue cloth-covered boards with illustration of apple tree, boy, and dog. Colorful illustrations every page.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, bright. Corners and spine ends lightly scuffed. # E0137. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Paradis, Adrian A.   GOLD: KING OF METALS  
New York: Hawthorn Books, 1970. 1st ed. 80 pages. Hardcover. A social history of gold around the world for young readers. Illustrated by Lorence F. Bjorklund.
Near Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear, but has a small red dot remainder mark on bottom. Appears never opened to read. # E0805. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Payne, Elizabeth.   MEET THE PILGRIM FATHERS  
New York: Random House, 1966. 86 pages. Hardcover. From the Step-Up Books American history series, many titles starting with Meet... This one is illustrated by H.B. Vestal. Map endpapers showing places mentioned in the book. Vintage book with sewn binding.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears never read. Slight scuffing at tips. Spine is lightly tanned. # B7639. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Persing (ed.), Chester L.   CHAMPIONS: DISCOVERY SERIES - BOOK THREE  
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1941. Reprint. 388 pages. Hardcover. Autobiographies of 24 people in varied fields: entertainment, sports, medicine, business, the arts. Written in a manner to interest the slower reader. A school book issued to one student who used it very little. A portrait drawn by Samuel Nisenson for each story. Green cloth with yellow title and decoration. No external school markings.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight. School label inside front board. Pocket in back. # B6818. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Phillips, Sheila Starks.   EGGSTRA-ORDINARY SURPRISE (SIGNED)  
Sugar Land, TX: RWP Interests, 2001. 1st ed. 40 pages. Hardcover. 0967919509 0-9679195-0-9. Illustrated by Lynnett G. Alderson. Inscribed to Madison by the author.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked save for author inscription. # B2851. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Price, Margaret Evans.   MOTHER GOOSE BOOK OF RHYMES  
Rochester: Stecher Lithographic Co., 1916. 14 pages. Paperback. Stapled booklet, more than ten inches tall, illustrated by Price, who with her husband was founder of Fisher-Price Toy Company. Six of the illustrations are full color, eight are three-color. The child on the front cover is viewed from the back on the back cover. The book has rounded forecorners. Undated,but the 1916 date appears about right. Stiff cardstock covers, slightly less stiff pages. 7.5 x 10.5 inch format.
VG/Wraps. All parts clean and firm. Two tiny edge-tears on back cover. Small penciled gift inscription on first page. The staples have rusted and stained the spots where they are. # E0016. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Redmond, Marilyn.   HENRY HAMILTON IN OUTER SPACE (SIGNED)  
Gretna, LA: Pelican Press, 1991. 1st ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0882898205 0-88289-820-5. Dj has a one inch closed tear bottom front otherwise near fine.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked save for author inscription. Signed by author. # B3434. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reeves, James, & Robert Hodgson (illus).   THE RHYMING RIVER BOOK THREE  
London: Heinemann Educational, 1962. Reprint. 152 pages. Hardcover. Collection of poems for younger readers. B/w illstrations and woodcut mono-color decorations by Robert Hodgson. In brown cloth with cream decorations. A scarce series. Book number three of series.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Very clean & nice. # A8409. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Richards, Laura E.   SKETCHES AND SCRAPS WITH PICTURES BY HENRY RICHARDS  
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms, 1967. New Edition. 64 pages. Hardcover. This is a facsimile edition of the 1885 original. Great nonsense verse with wonderful period illustrations on every page. Blue cloth covered boards with paste-down picture of three children reading.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears never opened. A Legacy Library book. # B4079. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roy, Lillian Elizabeth.   FIVE LITTLE STARRS IN AN ISLAND CABIN  
New York: Platt & Peck, 1914. 1st ed. 229 pages. Hardcover. Silverfish damage along spine and board edges. No name or marks. Hinges firm.
Good/Poor. # B6358. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roy, Lillian Elizabeth.   FIVE LITTLE STARRS IN THE CANADIAN FOREST  
New York: Platt & Peck, 1915. 1st ed. 237 pages. Hardcover. Platt and Peck first edition, heavily silverfished along spine and edges. Grey cloth with kids in blue rectangles on cover. White Dj with dark blue decorations and title. Dj rubbed and tattered.
Fair/Poor. Hinges firm, no name or marks. # B6359. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roy, Lillian Elizabeth.   FIVE LITTLE STARRS ON A RANCH  
New York: Platt & Peck, 1913. 1st ed. 193 pages. Hardcover. Third book in the Five Little Starrs series. Binding fitm, no name or marks. Small silverfish holes along outside hinge. Corners sharp.Grey cloth with kids in blue rectangles. Dj white with blue decorations.
Good/Good. Great shape for a hundred year old kid's book! # B6352. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sakurakoji, Kanoko.   BLACK BIRD (9 VOLUME PARTIAL SET)  
San Francisco: VIZ Media, 2011. 1st ed. 1710 pages. Paperback. Volumes 1-9 of 18 volume manga series for ages 13 and older.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked. # E0778. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Searles, Anna Hawley.   LIVING ALL YOUR LIFE  
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1953. Reprint. 504 pages. Hardcover. Elementary school literature textbook illustrated throughout by various artists.
VG/No Jacket. Tight binding, no name. Corners square. # B6397. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Seuss, Dr.   HORTON HEARS A WHO!  
New York: Random House, 1954. Book Club ed. Hardcover. Print date not shown, but a 1960s vintage book club edition published before ISBNs. Larger 8 x 11 inch hardcover in a sturdy sewn binding.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Pages crisp as new. # B7606. $16.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sewell, Anna, & Jack London.   BLACK BEAUTY/THE CALL OF THE WILD (COMPANION LIBRARY)  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1963. Reprint. 428 pages. Hardcover. Two classics of children's literature in a flip-over format. Black Beauty illustrated by Raymond Kinstler, and The Call of the Wild illustrated by Lee Gregori.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked. Corners sharp. Pages bright and crisp. # B7624. $6.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shannon, George.   THE SURPRISE (SIGNED)  
New York: Greenwillow Books, 1983. Reprint. Hardcover. 0688023134 0-688-02313-4. Unpaginated picture book with illustrations by Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey. Inscribed to owner and signed in two places by the author.
VG/Good. Sewn binding is clean, tight and square. Dustjacket is price-clipped and has two small mended tears and a mended cut on the back. # B8820. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shields, Mary, & Donna Gates.   CAN DOGS TALK¨  
Fairbanks: Pyrola Publishing, 1991. Reprint. Paperback. 0961834811 0-9618348-1-1. Drawings and colorpaintings throughout by Donna Gates. Turns out dogs can communicate with people.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B7926. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shippen, Katherine B.   A BRIDLE FOR PEGASUS  
New York: Viking Press, 1967. Reprint. 189 pages. Hardcover. Younger reader's history of flight, ealry dreamers, ballooning, aviation, voyages of adventure. A nice copy.
Fine/VG. # A4712. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Sommerfelt, Aimee.   THE ROAD TO AGRA  
New York: Criterion, 1962. Book Club ed. 191 pages. Hardcover. Pink and turquoise printed scene on cover. Drawings by Ulf Aas. Indian boy walks with his sister to find an eye doctor for her. Story originally published in Denmark, and republished for the Weekly Reader Children's Book Club.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, square, unmarked. # E0864. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Speedy, Gerald, & Don Ross.   LION CUB SCOUT BOOK  
New York: Boy Scouts of America, 1950. Reprint. 156 pages. Paperback.
Good+/Wraps. PON, reader crease, few marks inside. # B3252. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sprague, Besse Toulouse.   PANSY EYES: A MAID OF JAPAN  
Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1922. 44 pages. Hardcover. Two linen pages printed with front and rear of doll to be cut-out and sewn. B/w illustrations throughout by Bess Devine Jewell. Background of each page is subtle peach and green Japanese landscape. Paper covered boards in black, white and yellow diagonal plaid, with illustration in center front. Cloth spine. First book in proposed Travel-Tot Series.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, corners rubbed. Owner and gifter names, dated 1926. Short tears on several pages. # E0017. $150.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard L.   THE DOGGONEST CHRISTMAS (SIGNED)  
Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1988. Hardcover. 0960540067 0-9605400-6-7. Inscribed 'Dear Brandon II, Dare to Dream' and SIGNED by the author along with a stamped paw print of Josh, dated 12/13/90. Illustrated by Charles W. Stack. White boards and white dustjacket.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Christmas gift note from grandparents inside front board. # E0078. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard Lynn.   THE DOGGONEST PUPPY LOVE (SIGNED)  
Glen Burnie, MD: Windmill Press, 1992. Hardcover. 0962826219 0-9628262-1-9. Inscribed To Brandon, Best Wishes! signed by the author and stamped paw print of Josh. Illustrated by Chet Phillips. White boards and white dustjacket. Includes bookmark inscribed and signed by author. Storyline with President Bush, Lady Barbara, and their dog Millie.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Birthday gifted from grandparents on FFEP. # E0080. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard Lynn.   THE DOGGONEST VACATION (SIGNED)  
Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1990. Hardcover. 0962826200 0-9628262-0-0. Inscribed Dear Brandon, Dare to Dream! signed by the author and stamped paw print of Josh, dated 10/28/92. Illustrated by Sheri Lynn Mowrer. White boards and white dustjacket.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Christmas gifted from grandparents on FFEP. # E0079. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Steptoe, John.   MUFARO'S BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTERS: AN AFRICAN TALE  
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1987. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0688040454 0-688-04045-4. A Reading Rainbow and Caldecott Honor book. Beautiful color illustrations by the author.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9927. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stevenson, Robert Louis.   A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES  
London: John Lane, Bodley Head, 1919. Reprint. 137 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated on every page with drawings by Charles Robinson. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and decorations on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, no name or marks. Spine ends worn, corners square. # E0127. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stewart, Jane L.   THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS ON THE FARM: OR BESSIE KING'S NEW CHUM  
Akron: Saalfield Publishing, 1928. Reprint. 248 pages. Hardcover. Xmas gift inscription dated 1928. This is second book in the Camp Fire Girls Series. Girl in a red camoe on front of jacket. Back of jacket has list of the Billy Whiskers Series books.
Good+/Good. Firm binding. Hinge paper split, but underlying cloth holding tightly. Very light wear to corners. Some time in the past a bookworm drilled a half-inch tunnel in from the fore-edge. Dustjacket worn on corners. # B9968. $22.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stockum, Hilda van.   PATSY AND THE PUP  
New York: Viking, 1950. 1st ed. 83 pages. Boards. Charming b/w illustrations by the author on every page. Edges worn, and cover surfaces worn.
X-Lib Good/No Jacket. Former library copy, card pocket, date sheet, no other marks. # B6516. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stratemeyer, Edward.   DAVE PORTER'S GREAT SEARCH, OR THE PERILS OF A YOUNG CIVIL ENGINEER  
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1917. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover. First edition in pictorial light green cloth. 'Published, August 1917' shown on copyright page.
Good+/No Jacket. Edges and corners have light wear, ffep removed. # B5747. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Templeton, Lee.   THE DEATH OF JIMMY LITTLEWOLF: AN INDIAN BOY AT CAL FARLEY'S RANCH  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1980. 1st ed. 106 pages. Hardcover. 0890152691 0-89015-269-1. Three boys find reasons to join life and a fourth is dragged into it.
Fine/Good+. Never sold out of our archival stock. Book as new, Dj is faded on spine. # B7899. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tippett, James.   PATHS TO CONSERVATION OUR ANIMAL BOOKS VI  
Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath, 1937. 1st ed. 299 pages. Hardcover. Fifty-three stories to make children aware of their role in nature. Birds, animals, trees, plants, state flowers, landscape & scenery, and human's role in conserving them are discussed. Bright two-color illustrations throughout. From a corporate library, maybe never used.
X-Lib NF/No Jacket. Clean, tight, bright & square. PON om FEP. Minor library points. # A9365. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Titus, Eve, & Paul Galdone.   BASIL AND THE LOST COLONY: A BASIL OF BAKER STREET MYSTERY  
New York: Whittlesey House, 1964. 1st ed. 96 pages. Hardcover. Basil, the Sherlock Holmes of the Mouse World, solves a mystery.
VG/Fair. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sharp square corners. Dustjacket worn and with holes on spine tips, corners, and edges. Picture on dustjacket shows Basil climbing a Swiss mountain. # B8926. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Toepperwein, Fritz A.   UNCLE KRIS IN HIS WORKSHOP  
Boerne, Texas: Highland Press, 1955. 1st ed. 32 pages. Paperback. Sewn text in cardstock cover with dust jacket. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Emilie Toepperwein. Clean, tight, unmarked. White Dj, silver title and decoration in rosey block.
Fine/Fine. # B2606. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tolliver, Ruby C.   HAVE GUN NEED BULLETS  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1991. 1st ed. 118 pages. Hardcover. 0875650856 0-87565-085-6. Boy growing up in Depression Era East Texas learns some life-lessons.
Fine/Good+. Book appears unread, dustjacket has a one-inch hole on the front and chipping at top of spine. # B9545. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Turner, Philip.   WIGWIG AND HOMER  
Cleveland: World Publishing, 1969. 1st Am. ed. 93 pages. Hardcover. Bright pictorial cover. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Graham Humphreys. ist American edition.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears new. # B4078. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tyson, Peter.   EARTH AT RISK: ACID RAIN  
New York: Chelsea House, 1992. Reprint. 127 pages. Hardcover. 0791015777 0-7910-1577-7. Discusses causes and effects of acid rain, and possible solutions.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked. Small ink smear on foredge. # B9654. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Uncle Timothy, .   THERE'S A SONG IN THE AIR: STORIES, POEMS, AND PICTURES FOR THE HOLIDAYS  
New York: Ernst Kaufmann, 1900. 64 pages. Hardcover. B/w illustrations throughout. Pictorial cover, no title on grey cloth spine. Late nineteenth century publication, but not dated. Circa 1900.
VG/No Jacket. Name erased from FEP, tight binding. # B8727. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Upshaw, Hazel Cooke, & Margaret T. Cooke.   MY STATE: TEXAS, ITS NATURAL RESOURCES, INDUSTRY AND OPPORTUNITY  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1951. Revised ed. 291 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by Frank Stanush. Presented in short dramatic stories to hold the interest of young readers. This is a revision of the 1939 and 1942 books by the same author. Tan cloth-covered boards with blue and red title and Lone Star flag decoration.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, tight, no marks. Dustjacket has edgewear and closed tears, and the spine has faded. # B8206. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Walker, Turnley.   RISE UP AND WALK  
New York: Story Press / E.P Dutton, 1950. 1st ed. 95 pages. Hardcover. Story of polio victim in a hospital ward and his efforts to recover. 1st edition stated, but likely Book Club ed.
Good+/No Jacket. Spine a bit faded, else VG. # A7256. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
West, Jerry.   THE HAPPY HOLLISTERS AND THE ICE CARNIVAL MYSTERY  
Garden City: Doubleday, no date. Reprint. 180 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by Helen Hamilton. Sixteenth book in the series.
VG/Good. Clean, tight, no name or wear on book. Bright Dj worn at spine tips. # B7020. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, Nancy Bean.   MEET JOHN F. KENNEDY  
New York: Random House, 1965. 86 pages. Hardcover. From the Step-Up Books American History series, many titles starting with Meet... This one is illustrated with b/w photos. Family photos on endpapers. Vintage book with sewn binding.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Pages bright, crisp. Light scuffing at tips. Spine is lightly tanned. Not book club edition. # B7652. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Whitman Publishing, .   BABY'S TOYS: A REAL CLOTH BOOK  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1959. Reprint. 6 pages. Rags. Vintage fabric picture book for infants with a sewn spine. Bright, colorful full-page illustrations. Whitman number 2261:25.
VG/No Jacket. Has child name from Becky, Christmas 1963. No edge fraying, light foxing on covers. Clean and crisp. # B7632. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Whitman Publishing, .   COUNT WITH BABY: A REAL CLOTH BOOK  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1960. Reprint. 6 pages. Rags. Vintage fabric picture book for infants with a sewn spine. Bright, colorful full-page illustrations. Whitman number 2261:29.
Good+/No Jacket. Has child name from Mother and Dad, February 1964. Front corners folded, no edge fraying, some foxing on covers. # B7631. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Whitman Publishing, .   SO BIG!: A REAL CLOTH BOOK  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1959. Reprint. 6 pages. Rags. Vintage fabric picture book for infants with a sewn spine. Bright, colorful full-page illustrations. Whitman number 2265:25.
VG/No Jacket. Has child name from Becky, Christmas 1963. No edge fraying, Covers lightly abraded. Remarkably clean and crisp. # B7633. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wiersma, Debbie, ans Samuel Butcher.   PRECIOUS MOMENTS OF CHRISTMAS NINE STORIES THAT CELEBRATE THE SEASON  
Racine, WI: Western, 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. 0307155986 0-307-15598-6.
Fine/No Jacket. Firm, clean, no name or marks. Bright with no wear. # B2368. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Wilder, Laura Ingalls.   LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE (SIGNED) WITH SIGNED LETTER FROM ROSE WILDER LANE PLUS OTHER RELATED ITEMS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1949. Reprint. Hardcover. Later (1949) printing SIGNED on front free endpaper by Laura Ingalls Wilder. A later (1968) gift inscription is on the front endpaper from Ruth Gagliardo, the noted 'Kansas Book Lady' explaining that Wilder signed the copy for her & Dom (Domenico), her husband. Gagliardo is presenting it to 'Francie' (Frances Sullivan), also a well-known Kansas librarian and historian. Included is a b/w photo of Ruth Gagliardo with Wilder -and- a 1966 typed letter signed by Rose Wilder Lane, Laura's daughter, to Miss Sullivan thanking her for her work. Wilder's signature is scarce, even more so with these related items.
VG/Fair. Front endpaper with signature browned from laid-in clippings. Else very clean, bright and unmarked. Dustjacket is in pieces. Later printing, with K-Y publisher code, indicating October 1949. # B9310. $3,749.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Williams, Jeanne.   TAME THE WILD STALLION  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. 0875650023 0-87565-002-3. Illustrated by Walle Conoly.
New/New. New old stock from our archives. In publisher shrink-wrp. # B9128. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wilson (editor), Richard.   READING AND THINKING GRADE II  
Toronto: T. Nelson & Sons, Ltd., 1915. 136 pages. Hardcover. No date, but the toddler boy is shown repeatedly in a dress, so can't be later than about 1915. Illustrated throughout with b/w drawings and nine color plates. Poems and little stories adapted for use in Canadian schools by E.C. Woodley. Gray-blue cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles and decoration on front.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, some smudges and finger marks on pages. Corners and spine ends worn. # B9992. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wolff, Carolyn, & Stanley Mack.   THREE PEOPLE  
New York: Harlin Quist/Crown, 1968. 1st ed. Hardcover. Three short stories about a child who learns something about himself. Illustrated on every page with drawings by Stanley Mack. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with light blue title on front and spine.
Good+/No Jacket. Tight, with no owner marks or wear. Several small spots of white and tan paint on cover, and a water mark near the edge (not affecting the interior). # B8358. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wolff, Carolyn, & Stanley Mack.   THREE PEOPLE  
New York: Harlin Quist/Crown, 1968. 1st ed. Hardcover. Unpaginated children's book containing three stories. Drawings on every page by Stanley Mack. White glossy book boards and dustjacket feature same illustration of three kids painting their cubicles in red, green, and blue. On the back, they walk away leaving paint footprints. Shiny gilt round Quist sticker touting their strong binding at foot of dustjacket spine.
Fine/VG. Tight, no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has very minor scuffing along top edge, and is price-clipped. # E0046. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wolters, Richard.   ALEX AND THE KITTEN MONSTER: AN ALEX CONKLIN ADVENTURE  
San Jose: Writers Club Press, 2000. 1st ed. 85 pages. Paperback. 0595098134 0-595-09813-4. A young reader mystery adventure.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks or creases. No sign of prior use. # B3880. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Woodward, C.S.   STORIES TOLD TO THE SCAMPS  
London: SCM Press, 1934. Reprint. 72 pages. Hardcover. Colorful cover and matching dustjacket. Religious stories for young people. Published by Student Christian Movement Press.
VG/VG. Clean, tight binding, no owner name or marks. # B8322. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Worcester, Donald.   LONE HUNTER AND THE CHEYENNES  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. 087565018X 0-87565-018-X. Illustrations by Paige Pauley.
New/New. New old stock from our archives. In publisher shrink-wrap. # B9125. $10.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Worcester, Donald.   LONE HUNTER'S GRAY PONY  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. 0912646853 0-912646-85-3. Illustrations by Paige Pauley.
Near Fine/Near Fine. New old stock from our archives. Spine of dustjacket is tanned. # B9127. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wyeth, Betsy James, & Jamie Wyeth.   THE STRAY  
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1979. 1st ed. 158 pages. Hardcover. 0374372802 0-374-37280-2. Adventure fantasy for young readers, set in Chadds Ford, home of the Wyeth family of American artists. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Jamie Wyeth.
Near Fine/Good+. Book is tight, with no wear. Gift inscription. Colorful illustrated dustjacket has a mended one-inch tear on lower back. # E0076. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Xiaochun, Yang.   PLOP! PLOP!  
Beijing: Foreign Language Press, 1982. 1st ed. 54 pages. Hardcover. Old Chinese story adapted and illustrated by the author. Colorful animals on every page. Story is closely related to Henny Penny or Chicken Little. Illustrated cover with title in red metalic on front and on blue cloth spine. 1st edition thus, stated.
VG/No Jacket. Solid sewn binding. Corners and edges lightly scuffed. Owner name inside front board. # E0527. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Yolen, Jane.   AND TWELVE CHINESE ACROBATS  
New York: Philomel, 1995. 1st ed. 54 pages. Hardcover. 0399226915 0-399-22691-5. Biographical story of the author's family and their eventual immigration to America. Stated first impression.
Fine/Fine. No indication of use. Dj price intact. # B7925. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Yolen, Jane.   COMMANDER TOAD AND THE VOYAGE HOME (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 1998. 1st ed. 64 pages. Hardcover. 0399231226 0-399-23122-6. Space adventure spoof with toad characters. Illustrated on every page by Bruce Degen. Inscribed to owner and signed by the author.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear and very tight. # B8807. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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