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THE LAND OF OZ: A Sequel to The Wizard of Oz

by Baum, L. Frank

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Early Reprint
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Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., 1925. 287 pages. These are the features of this relatively early reprint of The Land of Oz: 1) Black and white endpapers featuring David Craig Montgomery and Fred Stone as the Tin Man and the Scarecrow, respectively. Montgomery and Stone played those roles on Broadway and on tour beginning in 1903.… Read more
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THE LOST KING OF OZ

by Thompson, Ruth Plumley

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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£160.47

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Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., 1925. 280 pages. First state of the first edition, with 12 color plates printed on paper that is coated only on the printed side and with boldface Reilly & Lee imprint on the spine. Illustrations by John R. Neill. The fifth Oz book by Thompson, the successor to L. Frank Baum… Read more
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ENCYCLOPEDIA MYTHOLOGICA: MEGA BEASTS

by Sabuda, Robert and Matthew Reinhart

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780763622305
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£105.58

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press, 2007. First trade edition of a very elaborate pop-up book that include 6 large and complex pop-ups and 30 smaller pop-ups. The book is the result of collaboration between two of the giants of paper engineering, Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart. It is the third volume in the Encyclopedia Mythologica series. Signed by… Read more
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CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD: A POP-UP BOOK

by Fischer, Chuck

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316117951
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New York: Bulfinch Press / Little, Brown and Company, 2007. Seven elaborate pop-ups; 65 color illustrations; 11 booklets; 60 photographs. Oblong 4to. First edition. Designed and illustrated by Chuck Fischer; text by Anne Newgarden; paper engineering by Bruce Foster. Just a hint of fading along the spine; otherwise, in virtually as-new condition.. First Edition. Hardcover.… Read more
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A GALLERY OF CHILDREN (Signed Limited Edition)

by Milne, A. A.

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Published
1925
Condition
Collectible-Fine-
Edition
First U. S. Edition
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£739.03

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New York: David McKay, 1925. 105 pages + 12 color plates. Limited edition: number 276 of 500 copies SIGNED by Milne. This is the very scarce American issue, with Stanley Paul & Co. on the title page but bound in the blue cloth-covered boards, with David McKay on the spine. The book is clean, bright, and… Read more
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BUMPS: THE GOLF BALL KID AND LITTLE CADDIE [title on front cover is "Bumpsies--The Golf-Ball Kids"]

by McMahan, Valrie

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Published
1929
Condition
Collectible-Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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£422.30

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East Aurora, New York: The Roycrofters, 1929. First edition.  First state , in color-illustrated boards (a second printing in plain red cloth was also issued in 1929).  [Donovan & Murdoch, The Game of Golf and the Printed Word 1566-1985, 26100; Donovan & Jerri, Game of Golf and the Printed Word 1566-2005, M24310.]. First Edition. Hardcover. Collectible-Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. Illus.… Read more
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JUST WHAT I WANTED: Stories and Pictures for Little Folks

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Published
1912
Condition
Collectible-Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London, New York, Toronto, and Melbourne: Cassell and Co., Ltd, 1912. Unpaginated.  Profusely illustrated children's book, including 12 full-page chromolithographs (some picturing racist"golliwogs").  Endpapers include 4 full-page advertisements for Mellin's Food, Wright's Coal Tar Soap, Neave's Food, and Plasmon Cocoa.  The approximate date of publication reflects the information in those ads.  The book is in very good condition: clean and… Read more
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THE NICEST GIFT

by Politi, Leo

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684133836
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£71.79

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973. (32) pages. First printing of the first edition of this Christmas time story of the boy Carlitos and his missing dog Blanco in the East Los Angeles Barrio. Beautifully told and illustrated by the Caldecott Medal winner Leo Politi. The book is in almost as-new condition but for the usual faint… Read more
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MILLIONS OF CATS

by Gag, Wanda

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Published
1928
Condition
Collectible-Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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£1,478.05

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New York: Coward-McCann, 1928. Limited First Edition: number 137 of 250 copies SIGNED by Wanda Gag on the colophon page.  No dust jacket, as issued.  Lacking both the slipcase and the signed woodcut by Gag.  Wanda Gag (1893-1946) was an award-winning artist whose work can be found in the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum of Modern Art, British Museum, and… Read more
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THE HARDY BOYS: THE SHORE ROAD MYSTERY

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
1928
Condition
Collectible-Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£506.76

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1928. 212 pages. First printing (Carpentieri 1928A-1), as demonstrated by the following points: The last book listed on the publisher's lists at the rear of the book are: The Hardy Boys Series, "Hunting for Hidden Gold"; The Don Sturdy Series, "Don Sturdy Among the Gorillas"; The Radio Boys Series,… Read more
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BETSY & BILL & THE NICE BAD MAN

by Anonymous

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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£54.90

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Dobbs Ferry, New York: A.A.C.T. (Americans Against Child Terror), 1968. (6), 31, (7) pages.Comic book style publication intended to be used to teach children how to avoid being molested by strangers. The book was sent to police departments around the United States for distribution. This copy was distributed by the Watertown, Connecticut Police Department and includes that information… Read more
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THE ARK: A Pop-Up By Matthew Reinhart

by Reinhart, Matthew

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Published
2005
Condition
Collectible- Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689859090
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£46.45

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New York: Little Simon, 2005. The first printing of this pop-up retelling of the classic Christian story of Noah's ark. Written and illustrated by Matthew Reinhart, who also engineered the 6 complex full-page pop-ups and the 6 smaller fold-out pop-ups. The book and all movables are in as-new condition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Collectible- Fine. Illus. by Matthew… Read more
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THE POP-UP BOOK OF THE CIRCUS

by Lustig, Loretta

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Published
1980
Condition
Collectible-Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394841342
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£29.56

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New York: Random House, 1980. The first printing of the U.S. edition of this pop-up book about circus acts and animals. The front cover has the $5.95 peel off price sticler--a later printing was $6.95. Written and illustrated by Loretta Lustig, with 4 full-page pop-ups and 4 smaller movables engineered by lb Penick, the "father" of the… Read more
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DON'T GO OUT TONIGHT: A Creepy Concertina Pop-Up

by Cole, Babette

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First U. S. Edition
ISBN
9780880295734
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£20.69

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1982. This pop-up book was the 6th book that was both written and illustrated by Babette Cole, winner of the Kate Greeanway award and other honors. The 6 pop-ups are in perfect, as-new working condition. The books is clean, bright, and tight, with perhaps a hint of rubbing at corners.. First U. S. Edition.… Read more
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THE POP-UP BOOK OF YOUR SENSES

by Murphy, Chuck

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780001011588
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£42.23

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Sydney, Australia: William Collins, 1981. First printing of a pop-up book designed, engineered, illustrated, and written by Chuck Murphy for Intervisual Communications, Inc. The book is clean, bright, and tight, with all moveables and pop-ups in perfect working condition. There is a long pinpoint scratch in the lamination of the rear cover that is barely noticeable because there… Read more
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PRAGUE CASTLE AND ITS SECRETS

by Seifertová, Lucie (translated by Ian Willoughby)

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9788023903652
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£21.12

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Prague, Czech Republic: Petr Prchal, 2003. First printing of this book with 6 pop-ups by Czech illsutrator Lucie Seifertová. The book and all pop-ups are in as-new condition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illus. by Lucie Seifertová. Oblong 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Book.
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WEE GILLIS (Signed Limited Edition)

by Leaf, Munro

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Published
1938
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£211.15

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New York: The Viking Press, 1938. First edition limited to 525 copies SIGNED, withou inscription, by both Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson on the limitation page. Lawson was the only person to have won both the Newbery Medal and the Caldecott Medal. WEE GILLIS was a Caldecott Honor book in 1939. The burlap cloth covered book… Read more
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INDIAN AND CAMP HANDICRAFT

by Hunt, W. Ben.

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Published
1945
Condition
Collectible-Very Good+
Edition
Revised Edition
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£38.01

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New York: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1945. 80 pages. Thirty profusely illustrated projects "developed especially for scoutmasters, camp leaders, and school-club sponsors. Written by W. Benjamin Hunt, the artist and witer who contributed more than 1,000 articles to BOYS' LIFE magazine. The book is clean and tight. The blue and white pictorial covers are… Read more
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FUN WITH DECALS

by Nast, Elsa Ruth

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Published
1952
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Collectible-Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£105.58

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1952. 28 pages + 1 (of 2) page of decals. First printing with capital "A" on last page of book. "A very special LITTLE GOLDEN BOOK with a page of real decals." On the copyright page, the publisher explains the rationale for including the page of stick-on decals produced by the… Read more
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ON THE BANKS OF PLUM CREEK

by Wilder, Laura Ingalls

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Published
1950
Condition
Collectible-Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. (14), 239, (3) pages. May 1950 printing of the third book in the "Little House" series, with the date code E-Z on the copyright page--including the rare dust jacket with $2.00 price on the front flap The book is clean and tight in a dust jacket jacket that is in much… Read more
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