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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By Hans Andersen

London, UK: The Folio Society. As New in Fine dust jacket. 1995. Eleventh Printing. Hardcover. Folio Society, hardcover in slipcase. 2003 - 11th printing of 1995 original. Excellent, near new condition. Red cloth hardcover with gilt decoration is clean and unmarked, with no visible wear. Red slipcase has very minor scuffing. Sixteen colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations by W. Heath Robinson. English language version of the noted Danish authors most beloved tales. 17 stories, including The Marsh King's Daughter; Tommelise; The Snow Queen; The Little Mermaid; The Nightingale; The Emperor's New Cothes and others. Originally published by Constable & Co. In 1913. (1340-11-18) ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 289 pages .

$42.95

THE GIRL GUIDE ANNUAL 1985

By Penny Morris, Editor

U. K.: World International Publishing. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0723567131 . Near fine hardcover. Very nice condition. Pages are clean and intact, with no markings. No dustjacket as issued. Cover has light scuffing and slight wear at corners. Official Girl Guide annual. Includes stories, recipes, crafts and numerous articles. Colour illustrations. (340os,0415) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 63 pages .

$12.95

The Pop-Up Book of Gnomes and Their Families

By Rien Poortvliet & Wil Huygen

New York: Harry N. Abrams. Good+. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0810909707 . Pop-up book in quite good condition. Cover has light wear and bumping to corners, one very small corner tear, light scuffing, light soiling. Pop-ups are all working except for one which open pops open partway and another with one small piece which has been neatly taped. There is occasional light soiling within the book. Adapted from Gnomes and Secres of the Gnomes books. Colour illustrations . (220os,0914) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$28.95

Black Tiger, The Story of a Faithful Horse

By Thomas C. Hinkle

New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Very good hardcover, with fair dustjacket. Pages are all intact, and clean other than small scription on 1st endpage and black ink X on bottom edge of pages. Cover is clean, with tanning to spine and eges and light wear/bumping to spine ends. Dustjacket has several edge tears and chips, age tanning, small peel on front where sticker was removed. Front flap is not clipped. "John Sheridan has promised the horse to his young range rider, Jim Summers - if only Jim could catch him. That was the problem. The colt was sleek, swift as a black tiger, and wild as Old Snorter his mother...." Juvenile reading. (345noto,0514) ; A Famous Hinkle Horse Story; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$16.95

The Rainbow Dictionary

By Wright, Wendell W.

Cleveland: The World Publishing Co.. Very Good+. 1959. Hardcover. World Publishing 1959 edition. Very nice condition for its age - light overall wear. Clean and unmarked. Colour illustrations. Some light page wrinkling seen near front and two small edge tears, bumping to spine ends. Wonderful illustrated dictionary for young children, comprised of 2,300 common words with examples of a sentence or two, eg. JOIN - We join our hands to make a circle. We put our hands together to make a circle.....Larry wants to join the Boy Scouts. He wants to belong to the Boy Scouts. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; (*Due to heavy weight, extra postage will be required to some locations) [1230] .

$29.50

Now We Are Six

By Milne, A. A.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1925. Hardcover. B002D9E0CU . McClelland & Stewart. Early Canadian edition, copyright 1925. Hardcover/dustjacket - very good/fair to good. Illustrated boards and b/w illus throughout by Ernest Shepard. Interior of pages clean and intact, light soiling to outer edge of pages. Cover has some bumping to corners, couple of small spots and a tinypaper peel to bottom edge. Dustjacket has numerous small edge tears and chips, light soiling and light rubbing/fading etc. Tiny name stamp on endpage and inside front jacket flap. A book of wonderful classic children's poetry. The beguiling verses are rendered more delightful by E. H. Shepard’s enchanting pictures. (255os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; .

$22.50

Spinning Tales, Weaving Hope,   Stories, Storytelling, and Activities for  Peace, Justice and the Environment
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Spinning Tales, Weaving Hope, Stories, Storytelling, and Activities for Peace, Justice and the Environment

By Brody, Ed & Jay Goldspinner & Katie Green & Rona Leventhal & Holly Near & John Porcino

Gabriola Island, B. C.: New Society Publishers. Near Fine. 2002. First Edition. Softcover. 0865714479 . 2002 Second Edition. Large softcover in excellent condition - pages clean and intact. Cover has slight wear to corners. B/w illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 281 pages; The second edition of this much-loved storytelling sourcebook features 29 wondrous children's stories from around the world. From the mythic and the fantastic, to the silly and the serious, these timeless tales encourage conflict resolution, compassion, and sensitivity to the Earth and all living things. An incredible sourcebook for storytellers, teachers, parents and healers, each story is followed by suggested activities and exercises, storytelling tips, and resources, all designed to deepen the storytelling experience. Includes an Age Suitability Index, a Thematic Index, and a Directory of Contributors. A new introduction focuses on storytelling in education. (829, 0211) .

$15.95

SHOOTING STAR
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SHOOTING STAR

By Colver, Anne

Scholastic. Very Good. 1972. First Edition. Softcover. Pages clean and unmarked, light age tanning to interior. Cover has several light creasing, light edge and corner wear. B/w illustrations. Original title: Borrowed Treasure. Molly and Pip have wanted a horse for longer than they can remember. But they have no money, and no place to keep a horse. One night Molly sees a shooting star, and makes her wish-for a horse-once more. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$4.50

DOCTOR ON SAFARI
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DOCTOR ON SAFARI

By Vernon, Claire

U. K.: C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd.. Good. 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Pages are clean and unmarked, age tanning to interior. Last few pages have a small edge tear. Cover has moderate edgewear, a few light creases, front corner has a small chip and small tear across spine. Rear cover has a couple of edge tears, a small chip out of tear and light soiling. (*lower shipping avail to all locations) [50-osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$7.00

THE SECRET CAVE Original Title: Twenty and Ten
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THE SECRET CAVE Original Title: Twenty and Ten

By Bishop, Claire Hutchet

Scholastic. Very Good+. 1973. Fourth Printing. Softcover. Pages clean, tight and unmarked, age tanning to page edges and inside covers. Cover has light edge and corner wear. "Ten refugee children are in terrible danger - hunted by the German soldiers. Can the class save these children? What will happen if the Germans find out?" [75-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$2.50

EXMOOR LASS  & Other Pony Stories
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EXMOOR LASS & Other Pony Stories

By Seaby, Allen W.

London: A & C Black. Very Good. 1946. Hardcover. Reprint of 1928 original. No jacket. Name witten on corner of endpage and a few light spots seen within book. Colour frontispiece. A few of the horse illustrations are neatly coloured in. Pages otherwise clean, none are loose. Cover has light edgewear, tanning to edges & spine, bumping to corners and a little soiling. Illustrated by the author. Contents: Exmoor Lass; Shetland Ponies; The New Forest Riders; A Dartmoor Bog; Davie's Ride and The White Pony of Kestor. (265-noto) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$11.95

THE FORSAKEN CRUSADE
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THE FORSAKEN CRUSADE

By Brouwer, Sigmund

Victor Books. Very Good. 1993. First Edition. Softcover. 0896931188 . Signed and inscribed by author on endpage: "To ___, Hello from Red Deer! Sigmund Brouwer, Nov/Dec. 92. Pages are clean and tight, some age tanning to page edges and inside cover, several tiny corner creases. Cover is scuffed, with moderate edge and corner wear and a few small creases. Exiled from Magnus, Thomas discovers he cannot prevail against the false sorcerers and that England no longer remains safe for him. The only solution is to retrace the steps of the Last Crusader. In an Age of Darkness, Thomas must seek light in Jerusalem. (105-osl) ; Winds of Light, Book 4; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 130 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.50

AUTUMN BEAR
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AUTUMN BEAR

By Culling, Diane

Fort St. John, B. C.: Snowberry Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780973667820 . Signed by author & illustrator on half title page. Oblong (approx. 9.5 x 12.5"). Excellent condition - clean and unmarked. Jacket has slight edge crinkling and a little scuffing. Colour illus. Calligraphy by Judith Bain Dampier. A beautifully illustrated story of a back bear getting ready to hibernate for the winter. [575] ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator .

$29.95

DAVE DAWSON WITH THE AIR CORPS The War Adventure Series
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DAVE DAWSON WITH THE AIR CORPS The War Adventure Series

By Bowen, R. Sidney

Saalfield Publishing. Very Good. 1942. Hardcover. Cover very good with light spotting to spine and upper edge, light wear at corners. Pages all intact, and clean other than inscription and small Christmas sticker on endpage. Partial paper split with small tears at spine at front, a little moreso at rear. Contents page has a closed tear at bottom edge. Age tanning to interior. Dave Dawson joins the Air Corps to help fight the Nazis during WWII. Young adult series. [291]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$9.50

THE ART OF THE NEHIYAWAK Exploring the Art and Crafts of the Woods Cree
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THE ART OF THE NEHIYAWAK Exploring the Art and Crafts of the Woods Cree

By Hodgins, Ken J.

Edmonton: Plains Publishing. Near Fine. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0920985300 . Excellent condition. Pages clean and unmarked. Cover has moderate scuffing and light scratches, very light wear at corners. No jacket as issued. Beautifully illus. In colour. Aimed at younger readers, but enjoyable by anyone. Contents: The Land of Spruce and Jackpine; Preparing for the Feast; The Gifts of Mooswa; Life in the Nehiyawak Camp; The Gifts of Mother Earth; The Secrets of Kakwa; The Gifts of the Nehiyawak; As Long as the Grass Grows. [660]; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$25.50

ANIMALS ON THE OTHER SIDE Collector's Edition, Limited Edition
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ANIMALS ON THE OTHER SIDE Collector's Edition, Limited Edition

By Browne, Sylvia & Chris Dufresne

Angel Bea Publishing. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2005. First Edition. Hardcover. 0971784345 . Collector's edition - #276 of 2900 copies. Includes set-in Certificate of Authenticity. Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean, tight & unmarked. Jacket has light edge crinkling & a little scuffing. Beautifully illustrated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; New York Times #1 bestselling author and psychic Sylvia Browne and her son explain for pet owners of all ages what animals experience when their life on earth is over and what is waiting for them when they return home to the other side. Popular questions such as Does my pet miss me? Did he know I loved him? Can he hear me when I talk to him? Can he come back to visit me? And How will I be able to find my pet when I go home? Are answered. The story begins when the spirit of Browne's dog, Jolie, leaves her body and goes home to live on the other side. Jolie runs, jumps, and plays with her eternal friends all around the world, devoid of the pain and suffering she was experiencing on earth. This is a comforting account of a pet's journey through one life and on to the next that explains how animals enjoy eternal happiness right alongside the people who love them. [415-osl] .

$15.50

AMERIGO, THE WANDERING TORTOISE
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AMERIGO, THE WANDERING TORTOISE

By Palazzo, Tony

Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good+. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Assumed to be first edition. No jacket as issued (? ) . Internal pages clean & tight. Cover has light wear to corners, a little age tanning and very light soiling. Charming colour illustrations by the author. Amerigo, the teenaged tortoise, wanted to see the world so he sets off from his home in the Galapagos on a long and fascinating journey. [375-osl]; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$11.95

ELEFANTINA'S DREAM
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ELEFANTINA'S DREAM

By Kennedy, X. J.

Philomel. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 0399234284 . HC/DJ - near fine/VG. Hardcover's only flaw is a crease & tiny stain to endpage. Jacket has light scuffing, light edge wrinkling & a small tear to one corner, not clipped. Adorable colour illustrations throughout. "Athletic elephants are back in this sequel to Elympics (Philomel, 1999) , which focuses on a driven young elephant who resides in a tropical paradise. After viewing an exhibition on television, her heart's desire is to become an ice-skater. The road to greatness is never easy as Elfy soon discovers..." [452os] ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 48 pages .

$9.95

OUTSIDE OVER THERE
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OUTSIDE OVER THERE

By Sendak, Maurice

HarperCollins. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0060255234 . Hardcover clean & tight, name written small on endpage & small tear to bottom edge, otherwise excellent. Jacket has scuffing, several small edge tears and a triangular chip from bottom front, price clipped. "With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride. " [555] ; Caldecott Collection; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 40 pages; <p>With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride.</p> .

$11.50

TODDLERS' BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
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TODDLERS' BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES

By Dean's Board Books

London: Deans International. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 0603016359 . Light edgewear/scuffing to cover, light soiling. Internal pages clean other than light stain affecting last two pages. Includes: Baa, Baa, Black Sheep / Yankee Doodle / Sing a Song of Sixpence / Polly Put the Kettle On / The North Wind Doth Blow etc. [142-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$9.55

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