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Collins Children's Annual

by Racey Helps, Hilda McGavin, Will Nickless, Etc Illustrated

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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$52.95

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London and Glasgow: Wm Collins Sons and Company Ltd, 1958. Illustrated hardboard covers. Red and White patterned endpapers. The contents of this remarkable 1958 children's annual provides stories, articles, picture stories, poems and games and puzzles. Five full-page illustrations in vivid color. The Frontispiece by Will Nickless titled "Griselda and The Giant". Hilda McGavin "Vera Sang All Night" ,… Read more
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Where The Great Bear Watches. Ages 3-8

by Sage, James. Illustrated By Lisa Flather

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670849338
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$18.95

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New York: Viking, Published By the Penguin Group, 1993. James Sage is a children's book author and an award-winning documentary and educational filmmaker. With the cadences of nature song and the simple power of folk-art technique, Where The Great Bear Watches offers a joyful vision of life and nature in the Far North. It is a celebration of… Read more
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Animals and Their Hiding Places : Books For Young Explorers

by McCauley, Jane R

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780870446320
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$14.50

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Washington, D.C.: Books For Young Explorers, National Geographic Society, 1986. This beautifully photographed children's book describes the various places in which animals seek safety and shelter for themselves, for their young and for their food. Gift inscription to fep. A bright, clean book.. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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The Sword and The Circle: King Arthur and The Knights of The Round Table

by Sutcliff, Rosemary : Decorations By Shirley Felts

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780370303871
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$65.00

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London: The Bodley Head, 1981. In The Sword and The Circle, Rosemary Sutckiff retells the age-old stories of Arthur's birth, how he became King of Britain, the formation of the the Fellowship of the Round Table, and the many adventures of its famous Knights, Sir Lancelot of the Lake, Gawain, Percival, Tristan of Cornwall, etc. The impressive illustrated chapter headings… Read more
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King Richard's Land: A Tale of The Peasants' Revolt

by Strong, L. A .G. Illustrated By Walter Hodges

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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London: J.M. Dent , 1933. Contents provide twenty-five chapters, a generous list of illustrations by Walter Hodges. Colour frontispiece. Full-page b/w illustrations and others. Suitable for young readers or for the illustrated work alone. A sound respectable book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Maria

by Dubelaar Thea : Translated From The Dutch By Anthea Bell

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688010621
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$30.00

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New York: William Morrow and Compamy, 1982. Maria - Translated from the Dutch by Anthea Bell. Illustrations by Mance Post. The author was born and educated in Holland. Maria is her first novel. In 1980 it won the Silver Stylus, one of the major Dutch prizes for children's literature. She has created a warm, realistic story that will appeal… Read more
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Maggie Muggins Gives A Party

by Grannan, Mary Illustrations By Pat Patience

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Published
1961
Edition
First Edition
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$22.50

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Toronto: Thomas Allan Limited, 1961. The contents provide twelve stories - Violet Skunk's Birthday Party - Little Lost Bear - Kite In The Wind - The Shiny Shorts - Mountain Climbers - The Flying Plate - Pearl Diving - The Log Rollers - The Pirates Treasure - Circus Days - Soapsuds -The Fruit Basket. Chapter heading illustrations by the talented… Read more
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Castle

by Macaulay, David

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1977
Edition
Later Print
ISBN
9780395257845
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$24.50

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Boston: Houghton,Mifflin Company, 1977. Oversize format. Illustrated card covers. Text and detailed drawings follow the planning and construction of a typical castle and adjoining town in thirteenth-century Wales between 1277 and 1305. The planning and construction epitomized over two centuries of military engineering accomplishments throughout Europe and the Holy Land. Glossary provided. Pen and ink illustrations by the author will… Read more
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West With The White Chiefs

by Harris, Christie

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Atheneum, 1965. Illustrated by Walter Ferro. Wonderful full-page woodcuts will be found throughout which does much to compliment this novel, suited to young readers. The author's deep interest in Western Canada history led her to receive a Canada Council Scholarship to research the Haida Indians and to discover the source of 'West With The White Chiefs', the… Read more
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The Wolf Of Lambs Lane

by Ward, Lynd; May McNeer

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Boston: Houghton,Mifflin Company, 1967. No dust jacket. Hardcover. Story by May McNeer Ward. Pictures by Lynd Ward. Illustrations by Lynd Ward all in color... some full-page, others running into two-page spreads - very well illustrated! Sixty-four printed pages. Blue cloth boards with a black stamped picture of a wolf in a howling position to front board. No names or… Read more
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Muppet Kids in Piggy Gets The Jitters

by Gikow, Louise. Illustrated By Tom Cooke

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1989
Condition
NEW
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780681408807
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$12.50

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Muppet Press, Longmeadow Press, 1989. 1989. First Printing. Muppet Kids Series. Illustrated card covers. A Jim Henson Muppet Press Book. Piggy is frantic. Her piano recital is next week and she hasn't even picked out a piece to play yet! It takes a good friend - Rowlf - to help her get things under control. The Muppet Kids are like… Read more
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My Uncle Joe

by McNamee, James. Illustrated By Lewis Parker

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Toronto: MacMillan of Canada 1962 (c.1962). "My Uncle Joe" is narrated by the twelve-year-old boy who accompanied his pugnacious uncle on a survey of hauling prospects north of the C.P.R. tracks. They never actually had time to survey prospects - they were too busy with wolfers, unfriendly Indians, Mountie deserters, and the Reil Rebellion. James McNamee has written… Read more
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Sailor Bear

by Waddell, Martin. Illustrated by Virginia Austin

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781564022561
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$15.00

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press, 1993. First US Miniature Edition.. A well-illustrated, unpaginated miniature book. Free of names or inscriptions. Illustrated glazed hardboard covers.... peach-colour endpapers. A lovely bright book that would be sure to please.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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Is It Christmas Yet?

by Rosenberg, Amye

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Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780307121684
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$13.50

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Racine, Wisconsin: A Golden Book, Ny Western Publishing Company, Inc 1992 (c. 1990) 'A Golden Sturdy Book'... unpaginated hardboard leaves. Beautifully illustrated throughout. All illustrations are in a two-page scenic spread format... bright and colourful. This delightful book of Christmas anticipation promises to be enjoyed by children for text and illustration. Illustrated hardboard covers. Gentle bruise to… Read more
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Rowdy. An Alaskan Dog-Story

by Diven, Robert Joseph. Illustrated By Charles Livingston Bull

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Very Good
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New York: The Century Co. (c. 1927) Four full-page illustrations including frontispiece by Charles Livingston Bull on heavier semi-gloss stock. All present and firmly attached. Dark blue-green boards.... illustrated front panel and spine. Orange title print to front board and spine. Foxing to top and foredge of book. Sporadic light-color foxing internally. Gift inscription to ffep. Ink spots… Read more
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I Am Fire. The Who Am I Series

by Nieto, Ramon (Senior Editor) Illustrations By Manuel Boix

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780882720371
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$15.00

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New York: Santillana Publishing Co, 1975. Illustrated glazed boards. I Am Fire is the story of the relationship between fire and man from the time of their earliest encounter. It is told from the point of view of fire, in its own words. The very imaginative illustrations and the simple text provide the child with an understanding… Read more
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Brigadier Gooseyplum Goes To War

by Dale, Frances. Drawings by Aileen Forbes-Boyd

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Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$27.50

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1950. The second Gooseyplum book - the gang goes into battle! Who are the gang? Gus Gooseyplum.... Claude Kittenpillar.... Riki Rabbit and Tommy Tortoise (who never gets left behind). The text is greatly enhanced with the delightful drawings of Aileen Forbes-Boyd. Green cloth boards. Gilt pictorial stamped decoration to front board panel. Gilt… Read more
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I Am A Bird. The Who Am I Series

by Nieto, Ramon (Senior Editor) Illustrated By Karin Schubert

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780882720296
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New York: Santillana Publishing Co, 1975. Illustrated glazed boards.I Am A Bird is a basic introduction to the world of birds. The child learns many fascinating aspects about the lives as he reads of one particular little bird. The child gains insight into how birds are born, how they get fed, how they live, and about their most… Read more
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Charlie's Pets

by Ernst, Kathryn. Illustrated By Arthur Cumings

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517529997
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$12.50

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New York: Crown Publishers,Inc, 1978. . A little boy who has never been allowed to have a pet finds the perfect solution to his problems..... a warm and humorous story. Very well illustrated by free-lance illustrator, Arthur Cumings who has devoted much of his time to illustrating books for children. Cloth boards with black title print to front board… Read more
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Tiny Tours Bermuda's Ocean. Another Tree Frog Adventure

by Mulderig, Elizabeth A. Illustrated By Author

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Very Good
ISBN
9780976810457
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$10.00

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Hamilton, Bermuda: The Bermudian Publishing Company Limited 1996 Reprint. Illustrated and written by Elizabeth A. Mulderig. Designed by David Conrad. Tiny is a very original tree frog. His adventuresome spirit takes him into Bermuda's ocean to explore the wonderful sights underwater. Elizabeth A. Muldrig's whimsical, rhyming text and bright, colorful paintings immerse the reader in the Island's magical underwater… Read more
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