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Snappy Little Halloween: A Pop-Up Book

by Steer, Dugald

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Gargoyle Books
Published
2000
Condition
VG-
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780761314332
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$16.00

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Brookfield, Connecticut: Millbrook Pr, 2000. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. VG-. Matthews, Derek. Ten scary & silly pop-up creatures & short rhymes for young children. A FIRST EDITION, First Printing (with full number line), hardback book has glossy decorative boards; no DJ as issued by publisher. of the 8 pop-ups, 7 work (2 have a little wrinkling);… Read more
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Monkee Friends (A Dolch First Reading Book)

by Dolch, Edward W.; Dolch, Marguerite P.

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$45.00

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Champaign, Illinois: Garrard Publishing Company, 1958. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Forsythe, Charles. One is a series of readers designed for first-graders, all featuring animals in entertaining stories to make reading fun! They contain 110 basic sight words & 95 of the commonest nouns, for a total of 205 new words your child can easily… Read more
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Naational Velvet

by Bagnold, Enid

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Book Club Edition (BCE)
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$20.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: William Morrow & Co., 1963. Book Club Edition (BCE) . Hardcover. Very Good+/Good-. Winslow, Earle B.; Seaton, Walter. Classic tale of young Velvet Brown & her Piebald horse as they dare to enter the Grand National steeplechase race! The book became even more popular after it was made into a movie starring young… Read more
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Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

by O'Brien, Robert C.

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, 2nd Printing 2nd Printing
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$50.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Atheneum, 1972. First Edition, 2nd Printing 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair-Good. Bernstein, Zena. Beloved children's tale that was a Newberry-award winner in1972 & later made into a series of Disney movies. In 233 pages, with the charming pen-and-ink illustrations of Zena Bernstein throughout. Orig. published in 1971, this is the Second Printing from… Read more
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R. Caldecott's Second Collection of Pictures and Songs

by Caldecott, Randolph

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1900
Condition
Good
Edition
First British Edition
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$40.00

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London, England: Frederick Warne and Co.Ltd, 1900. First British Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Caldecott, Randolph. Companion to the "First Collection,'' this book contains 9 additional nursery rhymes both written & illustrated by celebrated British artist Caldecott (1846-1946). Probable First Edition, first printing, c. 1900 (no date in book). This is a likely ex-lib copy as 1) DJ… Read more
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The Good Luck Spider and Other Bad Luck Stories

by Mendoza, George; Wilson, Gahan (Illus.)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1970
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$18.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1970. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. Wilson, Gahan. Charmingly diabolical collection of 3 stories for children, each illustrated with the wildly creepy comic drawings of Gahan Wilson. 47 pages. A FIRST EDTIION, first printing from 1970, this square hardcover is in Good+ condition: generally very clean,… Read more
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The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

by Prelutsky, Jack (Ed)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1983
Condition
VG-
Edition
First Paperback 5th or later Printing
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$15.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, 1983. First Paperback 5th or later Printing. Soft cover. VG-. Lobel, Arnold. Collection of 572 "poems for today's child,'' featuring writers such as Shel Silverstein, Dr. Seuss, Edward Lear, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, William Shakespeare, & more! Some written especially for this edition by editor Jack Prelutsky, illustrated throughout with the… Read more
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$15.00
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The Pied Piper of Hamelin

by Browning, Robert

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781851700080
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$30.00

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London, England: Bracken Books, 1985. First Thus . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Greenaway, Kate. Lovely facsimile reprint from Bracken Books of London, a First Printing from 1985 of a book orig. published in 1888, with poet Browning's retelling of the classic tale of the Pied Piper complemented by 35 charming illustrations by Kate Greenaway in 64 pages. Hardcover book… Read more
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A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You

by Anglund, Joan Walsh

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$10.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1958. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Classic collection of inspirational verse & enchanting drawings by the author featuring the children with no mouths. This volume is a delightful tribute to the beauty of friendship, designed for all ages. A FIRST EDITION from 1958, this is… Read more
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A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You

by Anglund, Joan Walsh

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1958. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. Classic collection of inspirational verse & enchanting drawings by the author featuring the children with no mouths. This volume is a delightful tribute to the beauty of friendship, designed for all ages. A FIRST EDITION from 1958, this is… Read more
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Love Is a Special Way of Feeling

by Anglund, Joan Walsh

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
reprint
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$10.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1960. reprint . Hardcover. Good. Lovely little gift book describes the beauty of love in all of its forms, this is a classic collection of inspirational verse & enchanting drawings by the author featuring the children with no mouths. Orig. published in 1960, this is a 1962 reprint.… Read more
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What Do You Do, Dear? Proper Conduct for All Occasions

by Joslin, Sesyle

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780064431125
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$10.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1958. Reprint . Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Sendak, Maurice. Absolutely charming "handbook of etiquette for young ladies and gentlemen to be used as a guide for everyday social behavior,'' with assistance from the whimsical drawings of the late Maurice Sendak. orig. published in hardcover in 1958, this is a… Read more
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The Moon Jumpers

by Udry, Janice May

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First, Thus
ISBN
9780060261467
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1979. First, Thus . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Lovely story about children & the moon, illustrated on every page with the whimsical drawings of the late Maurice Sendak. Unpaginated. Orig. published in 1959, this is the First Harper edition from 1979 (this date not in book). Hardcover with glossy decorative boards… Read more
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Linnea in Monet's Garden

by Bjork, Cristina;

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition 5th or later Printing
ISBN
9789129583144
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$10.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: R & S Books, 1987. First American Edition 5th or later Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Anderson, Lena. Innovative art book for children & young adults introduces them to the paintings of Claude Monet through the story of Linnea, a little girl who visits his garden in Paris, France. Also contains many photographs of Monet… Read more
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Kate Greenaway's Book of Games

by Greenaway, Kate

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good+
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
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$10.00

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New York, NY: Viking Press, 1976. Facsimile Reprint . Soft cover. Good+/No Jacket. Greenaway, Kate. Facsimile reprint from 1976 of one of Kate Greenaway's most charming books (orig. published in 1889), containing both popular & lesser-known children's games from Victorian times, with her delightful illustrations throughout the 64 pages of text. Hardcover book with decorated paper over boards… Read more
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Adrift in the Pacific

by Verne, Jules; Evan, I. O. (Editor)

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1964
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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$20.00

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Westport, Connecticut: Associated Booksellers, 1964. First Thus . Hardcover. Good/Good. Perhaps the only Verne book actually intended for younger readers, this book represents the first part of "Two Years' Holiday" about a group of schoolboys on an education trip who become separated from their cruise & grounded on a remote island. Orig. published in 1889, this is the… Read more
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Bible Stories for Children (Sears Illustrated Juveniles)

by Andrews, Tailer

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: J. H. Sears & Co., Inc., 1927. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Kelsey , C. W.. One of a lovely set of books issued by Sears for young readers, each illustrated by a famous artist of the day, here, Charles W. Kelsey ((1877-1975), best known for his work in stained glass. A FIRST EDTION from… Read more
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Under the Window

by Greenaway, Kate

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Gargoyle Books
Condition
Good+
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
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$12.00

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New York, NY: Avenel Books/Crown. Facsimile Reprint . Soft cover. Good+/No Jacket. Greenaway, Kate. The artist/illulstrator's first successful book in 1879, this is a reprint from Frederick Warne & Co. of London from later in the 20th century (no date in book, no ISBN, so pre-1970s). This copy has NO DJ (see our other listing for an American… Read more
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Marigold Garden

by Greenaway, Kate

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Gargoyle Books
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Merrimack Publishing Corporation. Facsimile Reprint . Hardcover. Very Good. Greenaway, Kate. Another collection of pictures & rhymes for boys & girls, every page enhanced with the lovely 19th-century illustrations of Ms. Greenaway. Orig. published in 1885, this is a late-20th-century replica, c. 1960s (zip code, yes, ISBN, no), identical in every way! … Read more
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The Life and Work of Kate Greenaway

by Spielman, M. H.; Layard, G. S.

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Gargoyle Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus 1st Printing
ISBN
9780946495795
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$24.00

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London, England: Bracken Books, 1986. First Thus 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Greenaway, Kate. Written by her friends, this is the first comprehensive biography of the beloved children's book illustrator, in 404 pages with 52 full-color, full-page plates & 31 monochromatic illustrations. Orig. published in London in 1905, this is the First edition, First Printing by Bracken… Read more
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