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THE VOYAGE OF THE LUDGATE HILL Travels with Robert Louis Stevenson

by Willard, Nancy, Illustrated by Alice & Martin Provensen

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SD: HBJ, 1987 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. 32 pages, boards. Wondrous poem by Willard from Stevenson's letters describing his Atlantic passage..
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LITTLE PENGUIN'S TALE.

by Wood, Audrey.

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SD: HBJ, (1989) Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. 34 pages, boards. Grand Nanny Penguin tells seven little penguins a story of long, long ago..
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THE MAGIC TAPESTRY

by Demi

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NY: Henry Holt, 1994 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION, REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. Illustrated by author. 48 pages, boards. A mother's tapestry is stolen by the fairies of Sun Mountain and her youngest son must win it back..
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SADAKO

by Coerr, Eleanor, Illustrated by Ed Young

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9780399217715
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NY: GP Putnam's, (1993) Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. FIRST IMPRESSION REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. 48 pgs, boards. Story of one child victim of Hiroshima & her attempt to fold 1,000 paper cranes so that the gods will grant her restored health. Beautiful pastel illus made by Young after a trip to Hiroshima..
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MARGIN FOR SURPRISE About Books, Children & Librarians

by Viguers, Ruth

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First American Edition
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Boston: Little Brown, 1966 175 pages, cloth. Philosophy of a children's librarian, teacher, parent & editor. The article on Christmas books is wonderful!. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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ELLEN (Ellen Sarah Southee De Poltoratzky, 1819-1908)

by Almedingen, E.M.

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1970
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NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1970. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good- dustjacket. Dj spine age darkened, dj shows a light splash mark to front cover. Review copy, review slip laid in. . First edition, Review Copy.
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CORONATION

by Gallico, Paul

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1962
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NY: Doubleday & Co., 1962. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Review Copy review slip laid in. . First Edition Review Copy.
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LIVES OF FAMOUS ROMANS

by Coolidge, Olivia

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1965
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in. . First Printing. Illus. by Milton Johnson.
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ALDITA AND THE FOREST

by Catterwell, Thelma;Stone, Derrick

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1989
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9780395509258
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NY: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in.. First American Edition, First Printing.
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THE TUSK FAIRY.

by Smee, Nicola.

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NJ: BridgeWater, (1994) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Review copy, review slip laid in. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by the author. 32 pages, boards. Lizzie's beloved toy elelphant begins to fall apart from too much love & adventure until Grandma suggests she leave it for the Tusk Fairy to care for. The author is English & her work is… Read more
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ADELAIDE AND THE NIGHT TRAIN.

by Rosenberg, Liz.

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NY: Harper & Row, (1989) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by Lisa Desimini. 32 pages, boards. A mysterious & rhythmic lullaby for young children. .
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HACKAMORE

by Lynch, Helen, Illustrated by Albert Micale

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NY: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1961 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped dustjacket. First Edition, Review copy. Review slip laid in. Juvenile horse story of a 15 year old and his Apaloosa pony..
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THE SUMMER OF SASSY JO.

by Reading, J.P.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1988) FIRST EDITION. REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. 182 pages, boards. 14 year old Sassy Jo must spend the summer with her mother, a reformed alcoholic who abandoned her when she was small. NEAR FINE in FINE dustjacket. Pages of book slightly age darkened. .
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THE PAIR OF SHOES

by Glasgow, Aline

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1971
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NY: Dial, 1971. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in. . First Printing. Illus. by Symeon Shimin.
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MOTHER MEADOWLARK AND BROTHER SNAKE

by Firethunder, Billy

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NY: HR&W, (1963) 26 pgs, boards. Indian legend about the Mother Meadowlark who outwits Brother Snake who is shopping for a baby meadowlark for breakfast. Promotional illus laid in.. First Edition Review Copy. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by John Peterson.
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THE TAPESTRY CATS

by Turnbull, Ann

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Boston: Little, Brown, (1992) Illus by Carol Morley. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. REVIEW COPY. Review slip laid in. 26 pgs, boards. Charming tale of a six year old Princess whose mother the Queen always knows what is best for her & a fairy godmother who really listens to what the Princess has to say. FINE in FINE dustjacket..
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JACOB'S RESCUE

by Drucker, Malka and Halperin Michael

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NY: Bantam Books, (1993) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. REVIEW COPY. 119 pgs, boards. Powerful story of the holocaust based on the true story of Jacob Gutgeld's 4 years in hiding with the Roslan family in Warsaw that began in 1939. FINE in FINE dustjacket..
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A BIRTHDAY WISH

by Emberley, Ed

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1977 Illustrated by author.32 pgs, cloth. Nearly textless story about how a birthday wish comes true. Illus thru out in color.. First Edition Review Copy. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by .
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THE LITTLE WOODEN FARMER.

by Dalgliesh, Alice.

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NY: Macmillan, (1968) Illus by Anita Lobel. FIRST PRINTING, Review Copy of this Newly Illustrated Edition. Review slip laid in VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD dustjacket. 32 pgs, reinforced boards. A story that has been a favorite for 30 years now w/charming color illus by Lobel. .
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ONLY BRAVE TOMORROWS.

by Luhrmann, Winifred.

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Boston: Houghon Mifflin, 1989 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 190 pages, boards. 15 year old Faith arrives in Massachusetts from England in 1675 & finds that the Indian uprising known as King Philip's War threatens to destroy everything she cares about..
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