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Gilliat, Rev. E. Forest Outlaws, or Saint Hugh and The King. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1901. New edition. vii, 404 pages. Illustrations. About Hugo of Lincoln. Good pictorial cloth-covered hardcover. #19291. $52.50
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Goody Two-Shoes. Goody Two-Shoes. A Facsimile Reproduction of the Edition of 1766. Introduction by Charles Welsh. London: Griffith & Farran, 1881. 24mo (small book). xxiv, 154, [6] pages. Woodcut illustrations. Good hardcover with quarter-vellum spine with paper title label; edges slightly rubbed and worn, part of paper title label missing; gift inscription on blank front flyleaf. #29076. $30
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Harris, Laura. The Happy Little Choo-Choo. Story by Laura Harris, Animation by Julian Wehr. New York: Wm. Penn Publishing Corp., 1944. Oblong small 4to (medium-large book). No pagination. 4 pages of animations. Good pictorial hardcover with plastic spiral binding. Edges and corners slightly worn. Dust jacket slightly torn, chipped and worn. #19276. $75
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Heinz, Brian. The Barnyard Cat. Illustrated by June H. Blair. Shoreham, New York: Ballyhoo Books, 2000. 1st printing. Oblong small 4to (medium-large book). No pagination. Illustrations. Drawings of the barnyard inside front and rear covers. Inscribed and signed, with a cat's paw print drawing, by the author. 'Barnabus, a seemingly lazy cat by day, proves himself invaluable to the farm by night as he defends the harvest grain against an army of marauding rats.' -Summary, title page verso. Fine hardcover in fine dust jacket. ISBN 0936335041. #23678. $30
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Henty, G. A. (George Alfred). The Curse of Carne's Hold. Cave Junction, Oregon: Robinson Books, 2002. Facsimile reprint edition. 287 pages. Very good pictorial softcover. ISBN 1590871162. #24821. $30
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Hopkins, Lee Bennett. Creatures: Poems Selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins. Illustrated by Stella Ormai. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1985. 1st printing. 32 pages. Color illustrations. Promotional leaflet for author's books laid in. Summary: A collection of English and American poems featuring a variety of magical and supernatural creatures. Very good hardcover in slightly torn dust jacket. Dated, inscribed, and signed by the author on front flyleaf. ISBN 0152208755. #29893. $17.50
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Hunter, Kristin. The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1968. 248 pages. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket in protective cover; lower right-hand corner of dust jacket clipped. Inscribed and signed by the author. #29883. $37.50
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Hurwitz, Johanna. Much Ado about Aldo. Pictures by John Wallner. New York: William Morrow, 1978. 1st printing. 95 pages. Illustrations. Morrow Eagle Library Edition sticker on front cover. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Dated, inscribed, and signed by the author on front flyleaf. ISBN 0688321607. #29885. $10
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Jolly Playmates. Jolly Playmates: Tales in Prose and Rhyme, Arranged for Boys and Girls. With illustrations from the best artists. No place: Juvenile Publishing Co., 1890? Small 4to (medium-large book). 162 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Color frontispiece. Copyrighted by E. E. Fowler, 1890. Cloth and boards, with color pictorial paste-down on front cover and black and white illustration on rear cover. Cloth spine, worn with a small hole. Edges and corners worn. Bare spot on upper right-hand corner area of front cover. Some foxing and some pages wrinkled. Good copy. #21110. $90
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Kaigh-Eustace, Edyth. Jungle Babies. Foreword by Kermit Roosevelt. Illustrations by Paul Bransom and Don Nelson. New York: Rand McNally, 1930. 1st edition. 255 pages. Color and black-and-white illustrations. Endpaper illustrations. Good hardcover, edges and corners slightly frayed and covers slightly worn; some rear pages have tears near gutter; lower corner page 49/50 torn off; child's ink name scribble on title page. #26699. $25
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Kerr, M. E. Gentlehands. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. 1st printing. 183 pages. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author on front flyleaf. ISBN 0060231769. #29882. $15
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Kingston, W. H. G. (William H. G.). My First Voyage to Southern Seas. A Book for Boys. London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1884. 12mo (small book). vii, 448 pages. 53 illustrations. Frontispiece. Very good pictorial hardcover, dark green cloth with gilt title on spine. Unrelated gift inscription on front flyleaf. #27212. $30
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Klein, Norma. Robbie and the Leap Year Blues. New York: Dial Press, 1981. 1st printing. 154 pages. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Signed by the author on front flyleaf. ISBN 0803774370. #29881. $17.50
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Lawson, Robert. The Fabulous Flight. Illustrated by the Author. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1949. 1st edition. 152 pages. Illustrations. Endpaper illustrations. Very good hardcover in worn and chipped dust jacket. Not price clipped. Top and bottom of spine ends and corners slightly rubbed and worn; some small spots on pictorial front cover. The dust jacket is worn and rubbed with dampstains on the lower front and spine and middle of rear jacket fold, some visible on exterior of jacket; chipped at top and bottom of jacket spine. #26557. $325
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Mathiews, Franklin K., editor. The Boy Scouts Year Book of Wild-Animal Stories. Illustrations by Enos B. Comstock and A. Conway Peyton. Frontispiece by Charles Livingston Bull. Introduction by James E. West. New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1940. 1st printing. xii, 295 pages. Illustrations. Frontispiece. Good hardcover, edges and corners slightly rubbed and worn. Small colored felt-tip mark on top edge. #24758. $35
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Mazer, Harry. Snow Bound. New York: Delacorte Press, 1973. 2nd printing. 146 pages. On front cover: A Story of Raw Survival. Summary: Two teenagers caught in a snowstorm face a fight for survival in a desolate area. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author on front flyleaf. ISBN 0440008078. #29884. $17.50
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Moses, Horace S. Here Comes the Circus. Illustrated by Susanne Suba. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1941. 1st printing. Small 4to (medium-large book). 47, [1] pages. Illustrations. Inscribed and signed by the illustrator. Inscription on front free endpaper reads: 'For Henriette, with the good wishes of Suzanne, 1941'. Fair hardcover in fair dust jacket. The pictorial yellow covers are soiled and have some stains; the endpapers are somewhat stained; the dust jacket is complete, but is worn with some fraying along the corners and edges. #25565. $40
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Murray, Anthony, Introduction. The Thirteen Days of Yule. Pictures by Nonny Hogrogian. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1968. [31] pages. Illustrations. Inscribed and signed by Anthony Murray. 'In medieval Scotland the winters were long, dark, and cold. The only relief came at Yuletide when all work was put aside and the people gave themselves over to feasts, songs, games, dances, and the exchange of gifts for many days on end.' - Front jacket panel. Good hardcover in worn dust jacket with a dampstain along lower spine and front and rear sides, and rubbing along front and rear front jacket edges. #25195. $25
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O'Dell, Scott. The Dark Canoe. Illustrated by Milton Johnson. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1968. 2nd printing. 165 pages. Illustrations. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Dated, inscribed, and signed by the author on half-title page. #29887. $15
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