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1 Aldridge, Janet MEADOW-BROOK GIRLS AFLOAT, THE
Akron, OH Saalfield Publishing Co. 1913 Hardcover; Very Good+ with no Dustjacket 
8vo; 249 pp. Brown/black cloth over boards. Pages browned, slightly over-opened. Subtitled: Or The Stormy Cruise of the Red Rover. Edition not indicated.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Alger Jr., Horatio DAN THE NEWSBOY
NY A.L. Burt Hardcover; Good with no Dustjacket Page edges tanned; book is over opened at several points. Boards are worn and faded.  
8vo; 296 pp; Horatio Alger Jr. presents another tale of juvenile adventure. Edition unknown.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Andersen, Hans Christian THE WICKED PRINCE
NY Harcourt, Brace & Company 1995 0152009582 / 9780152009588 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing Hardcover; Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket Book itself is clean, tight and bright; DJ shows light creasing and wear to the edges. DJ is now covered with a Brodart protector.  Illustrated by Lemoine, Georges 
Color Illustrations; 4to; 19 pp; A classic of children's literature; an evil prince plunders the earth and then decides to try and conquer god.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 Barbour, Ralph Henry TURNER TWINS, THE
NY Century Co. 1922 1st Edition Hardcover; Good+ with no Dustjacket Illustrated by C. M. Relyea 
12mo; 280 pp. Green cloth with pictorial over boards. Front hinge cracked, book somewhat loose. Boards are worn at extremeties, endpapers browned.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Brock, Emma L. KRISTIE'S BUTTERCUP
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1966 5th Printing Hardcover; Good+ with no Dustjacket Corners bumped, cloth lightly worn at extremeties. Light soiling to board foredges.  Illustrated by Brock, Emma L. 
B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 86 pp; Illustrated boards, library binding.  
Price: 5.50 USD
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6 Burgess, Thornton W. PETER RABBIT PROVES A FRIEND
Platt & Munk, Publishers 1940 Softcover; Fair Page edges and spine are edgeworn and lightly creased; covers and page edges are lightly stained.  Illustrated by Cady, Harrison 
Color Illustrations; Sm 8vo; 9 pp; Wonderfully illustrated children's story. Illustrations, including cover, are very bright. No publication place listed. No. 3700E. Edition unknown.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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7 Campbell, Bruce THE BLACK THUMB MYSTERY
NY Grosset & Dunlap 1950 1st Edition Hardcover; Good+ 
8vo; 216 pp; Hardcover. Clean with tight binding. Spot on bottom edge. Some wear/spotting to cover/edge.  
Price: 6.99 USD
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8 Chickering, Marjorie YANKEE TRADER; BEN TANNER - 1799
NY Funk & Wagnalls Co. 1966 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover; Very Good in Poor Dustjacket 
8vo; 190 pp. Red cloth, somewhat edgeworn, corners bumped. DJ is badly chipped and torn, price not clipped, now Brodart-protected. Juvenile story of the traders in early America (Vermont) . SIGNED and inscribed by author: "Best wishes to Kathy from the author, Marjorie Chickering".  
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Child Study Association of America (Compilers) READ ME ANOTHER STORY
NY Thomas Y. Crowell 1949 1st Edition Hardcover; Good with no Dustjacket Boards are badly soiled. Page edges are tanned. Ink inscription from previous owner written on front pastedown and half title page.  Illustrated by Cooney, Barbara 
B/W Drawings; 8vo; 161 pp; Collection of stories compiled by the Child Study Association of America.  
Price: 13.00 USD
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10 Chute, B.J. TEEN-AGE SPORTS PARADE
NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Hardcover; Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket Page edges and end papers tanned. Boards are moderately shlfworn. DJ is chipped, creased and torn, but still bright. DJ is now covered with a Brodart protector.  Illustrated by Ricketts, William B. 
B/W Illustrations; 8vo; 255 pp; 11 short stories about sports written for the teenage perspective. Red tweed boards.  
Price: 13.00 USD
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11 Coville, Bruce MY GRANDFATHER'S HOUSE
Bridgewater Books 1996 0816738041 / 9780816738045 1st Edition Hardcover; Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket Illustrated by Sorensen, Henri 
Color Illustrations; 8vo; 32 pp; Beautiful book. Wonderful painting-like illustrations. Like new condition. Signed by Author. Brodart covered.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Davis, Franklin M., Jr. COMBAT! THE COUNTERATTACK
Racine, Wisconsin Whitman Publishing Company 1964 Hardcover; Very Good+ with no Dustjacket Usual browned pages, slight wear to extremeties. Gift inscription & date written on rear of front free endpaper. Book is tight and otherwise clean.  Illustrated by Kohn, Arnie 
Drawings; Small 8vo; 210 pp; A novel based on the ABC TV series. Glossy pictorial boards, illustrated endpapers.  
Price: 8.00 USD
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13 Dixon, Franklin W. HARDY BOYS #1 - THE TOWER TREASURE
NY Grosset & Dunlap 1959 Hardcover 
VG cond. Edgewear, lt marks back cover, pon on title pg. Sm 8vo 180 pp. No DJ.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Garis, Howard R. UNCLE WIGGILY'S PICNIC
NY Charles E. Graham and Co. 1922 Hardcover; Good with no Dustjacket Paste down on front cover very lightly colored on. Boards are moderately worn and darkened in spots. Text block coming loose. Title page is torn and taped.  Illustrated by Campbell, Lang 
Color Illustrations; Thin 12mo; 15 pp; Plates are bright and clean.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Henry, Marguerite ALBUM OF HORSES
Rand McNally & Co. 1969 18th Printing Hardcover; Very Good+ with no Dustjacket Illustrated by Wesley Dennis 
4to; 113 pp. Some edgewear to matte pictorial boards; remnants of a prev owner's name stamp on half-title. O/W tight, bright and clean.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Ho, Minfog and Ros, Saphan THE TWO BROTHERS
NY Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1995 0688125506 / 9780688125509 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover; Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket Very light wear and creasing to the edges of the DJ; otherwise a like new copy. DJ covered with Brodart protector.  Illustrated by Tseng, Jean and Mou-Sien 
Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo; 15 pp; A traditional Cambodian tale of two brothers and the advice given to them by their abbot. Wonderfully illustrated tale suitable for children and adults.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Jordon, Mildred THE SHOO-FLY PIE
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1944 1st Edition Hardcover; Good+ in Poor Dustjacket Illustrated by Pitz, Henry C. 
B&W & Color Illustrations; 8vo; 118 pp; SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Author's first children's book. Beautiful illustrations. DJ is in rough shape...has tear from top to bottom on edge, missing piece on edge. Boards have nice colorful designs on them. Brodart covered. Tight binding. Tanned pages.  
Price: 22.00 USD
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18 Jordon, Mildred THE SHOO-FLY PIE
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1944 1st Edition Hardcover; Good+ in Good+ Dustjacket Illustrated by Pitz, Henry C. 
B&W & Color Illustrations; 8vo; 118 pp; SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Author's first children's book. Beautiful illustrations. DJ has missing piece (about 1") on bottom of edge. Boards have nice colorful designs on them. Brodart covered. Tight binding. Tanned pages. Owner's signature and plate on inside first 2 pages.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Keene, Carolyn SECRET OF THE OLD CLOCK (NANCY DREW #1)
NY Grosset & Dunlap 1959 Reprint Hardcover 
VG cond. No DJ. Sl edgewear to head/foot of spine. 180 pp Yellow spine; pictorial boards. Small orange stain on front free endpaper. 1985 Reprint edition.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Keene, Carolyn THE SECRET AT THE GATEHOUSE
NY Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Hardcover; Good 
8vo; 216 pp; Hardcover. Clean with tight binding. Small ink mark on inside front endpiece. Some staining to front right edge. No DJ.  
Price: 9.99 USD
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