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The Jungle Trail [ LLOYD'S Boy's Adventure Series # 30

by S.Clarke Hook

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biblioboy
Published
1918
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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United Newspapers , London , UK , 1918 First Edition 82 page Paperback. Vintage Boy's Series Book. LLOYD'S Boy's Adventure Series # 30 A good copy with edge wear , light dust soiling, Text toned. See Photos whbx 4
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Jerry Todd and the Talking Frog

by Leo Edwards

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biblioboy
Published
1925
Condition
Fair
Edition
Early Edition
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$15.00

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Grosset & Dunlap , NY , 1925 early edition 226 page Hardcover lacking the dust jacket. 14 page publishers catalog at rear. Vintage juvenile series book. A fair to good copy with wear and soiling to the cloth covered boards , a small christmas sticker on the front paste down, binding is tight, text clean exept for dust soiling to the… Read more
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Isle of the Shapeshifters

by Otto Coontz

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biblioboy
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780395345528
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$10.80

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Vintage Juvenile Fiction 209 pages First edition A fine copy. See photos World History 41
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THE IRON AND THE ANGER

by Rayer, Francis G. [George]

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biblioboy
Published
1967
Condition
Good-
Edition
ex-library
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$13.20

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[New York]: Arcadia House 1967. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. First US edition. Juvenile science fiction novel. Tuck [The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy, page 360]. Reginald 12056. Greenish-yellow cloth with dark green lettering/decoration, 188 pages. Ex-library copy [with the usual flaws but the text is tight and clean and the hinges are not cracked]… Read more
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A Scout's Story

by Rhoscomyl, Owen a pseudonym of Owen Vaughan

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biblioboy
Published
1910
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st American edition
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$45.00

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Boston: Dana Estes and Company no date but reportedly about 1910 First US edition Hardcover in Green pictorial cloth, top edge gilt, 294 pages, frontispiece plus two other illustrations. Boys' lost race adventure novel. The binding is cracked at the title page with foxing to a few pages, edge wear and rubbing a fair copy of… Read more
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BY SPACE SHIP TO SATURN: OR: EXPLORING THE RINGED PLANET

by Rockwood, Roy (pseudonym)

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biblioboy
Published
1935
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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$14.60

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Racine: Whitman Publishing Company [c.1935]. Good with no dust jacket. 1935. Reprint. Hardcover. Reprint. Whitman 2350. Green boards with black lettering, 203 pages plus 6 pages of ads at the rear. Juvenile science fiction adventure novel. Bleiler [1978 Checklist page 168 coded ai for As the title indicates/Adventure stories with fantastic elements]. Reginald 12337. Good only… Read more
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THE GREAT MOSQUITO, BULL, AND COFFIN CAPER

by Lamb, Nancy [Dust Wrapper and interior illustrations by Frank Remkiewicz]

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biblioboy
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688109332
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$14.99

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New York: Lothrop Lee & Shepard Books 1992. First edition. "Summary: Hoping to create indelible memories to keep him from forgetting his best friend Jimmy, who is moving away, ten-year-old Zander pledges to undergo three difficult and scary ordeals with him". [122] pages [last numbered page is 121], illustrated. Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper. 195
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MERCY'S MILL

by Levin, Betty

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biblioboy
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688111229
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$12.80

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New York: Greenwillow Books [1992]. First edition. "Summary: While trying to deal with her new life with a stepfather and a younger foster sister, Sarah encounters a strange boy who claims to have traveled forward in time from the nineteenth century". 241 pages. Near Fine copy [slight spine cocking] in Near Fine or better Dust … Read more
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YOSEMITE TOMBOY

by Sargent, Shirley [illustrated by Aileen Allen] [edited by Peter Browning] [cover design by Larry Van Dyke]

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biblioboy
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780964224407
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$14.60

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Mariposa: Ponderosa Press [1994]. Revised edition [originally published in 1967]. "Yosemite National Park, one of the most magnificent places in the world, provides the setting for this dramatic story of eleven-year-old Jan Kern. Within weeks of enrolling in the Yosemite School, Jan's uncontrolled temper and her rebellion at being a girl bring her rejection from the… Read more
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X-MEN SECOND GENESIS

by Mantell, Paul and Avery Hart (adapted by) [text illustrations by Artistides Ruiz] [adapted from a comic by Len Wein] [cover illustration by Del and Dana Thompson]

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biblioboy
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780679860129
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$11.80

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New York: Bullseye Books / Random House [c.1994]. Near Fine. 1994. Later Printing. Trade Paperback. 0679860126 . Later [2nd] printing thus. "Will the X-Men escape the island monster?" Last numbered page is 101, illustrated with black-and-white drawings. Near Fine copy [cheap text paper starting to tan]. [NB: ISBN is listed on the rear cover as 0-679-87045-8 but… Read more
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DANGER DOWNRIVER

by West, Emmy and Christine Govan

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biblioboy
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670255757
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$15.00

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New York: The Viking Press [1972]. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670255750 . First edition [pictorial Reinforced Binding variant]. "The spring of 1810 had been cruel to ten-year-old Ben Walker and his father. The death of Ben's mother had left their Tennessee homestead unbearably empty, so they had sold it, packed their… Read more
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LOST ON THE MOON: OR: IN QUEST OF THE FIELD OF DIAMONDS

by Rockwood, Roy (pseudonym)

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biblioboy
Published
1911
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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$13.20

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Racine: Whitman Publishing Company 1911 Reprint. Whitman 2347. Light to medium green binding with black lettering, 248 pages. Bleiler [1978 Checklist, page 169 coded ai for As the title indicates/Adventure stories with fantastic elements]. Reginald 12340. Reading/filler copy spine slightly cocked with light toning and with some bumping to the ends, corners bumped with the… Read more
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ADRIFT IN THE STRATOSPHERE

by Low, Professor A. M. [illustrated by Drake Brookshaw]

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biblioboy
Published
1937
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$26.50

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London: Blackie & Son Limited [1937]. Fair with no dust jacket. 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition [first printing with "First issued 1937" on the copyright page]. Blue decorated cloth with black lettering, 224 pages, illustrated [frontispiece and two other plates]. Juvenile science fiction thriller involving spaceflight. Bleiler [1978 Checklist, page 127]. Reginald 09271. Oswald Train's… Read more
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The Women's House

by Lingard, Joan

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biblioboy
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st American edition
ISBN
9780312034535
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$12.80

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NY: St Martins Pr. 1989 A near fine book with light edge wear in a very good dust jacket with a closed tear at the top edge of the rear panel at the spine , spine sunned. Hard Cover. 215 pages
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Spirit Quest

by Sharpe, Susan

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780027823554
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$12.99

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NY: Bradbury Press. 1991.When Aaron, a white fifth grader on vacation, and Robert, a Quileute Indian boy, decide to camp out on a deserted beach, they find themselves in for the night of their lives. ". . . Sharpe brings to a stark, realistic climax the clashes between ancient and modern, Indian and white, natural and manmade. . . 8vo-over… Read more
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The Great Diamond Robbery

by Harris, Leon A

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biblioboy
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689311888
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Maurice the mouse lives in a department store in New York. The owner of the store likes mice and Maurice tells him all the goings on in the store. Fine in fine dust jacket ref33
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Child of the Air

by Chetwin, Grace

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780027183177
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$10.99

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NY: Bradbury Press, 1991. 234 page Alternate world fantasy story 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Fine in price clipped, else fine dust jacket. mil 11
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Ilenka

by Kingman Lee

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biblioboy
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$12.99

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delightful story about a little girl from Russia named Ilenka, who doesn't know what she wants to be when she grows up. Condition: very light edge wear. Lacking the dust jacket mys8
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West Coast Chinese Boy

by Lim, Sing

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biblioboy
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780887761218
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$15.99

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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada: Tundra Books 1979. Life in Vancouver's Chinese community is revealed in this memoir by artist Sing Lim. These are his memories of his childhood in the 1920s. Sing Lim lived with his parents, brothers, and sister in a prison-like apartment. ... . Fine in a price clipped dust jacket with very light dust soiling. Protected by… Read more
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The Stove Haunting

by Mooney Bel

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780395467640
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$12.00

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MA: Houghton Mifflin Fine in Fine jacket . 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. .24
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