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Bossen, Bette Eaton

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: South Windsor, CT1976, Inspiration House: 1976

Edition: 6th Printing

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 051496

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, green cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on the front cover and spine. Signed by the author & illustrator on the title page. View more info

Thanksgiving and Other Poems

By: Agatha

Price: $46.75

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023734

Condition: Good+


vi, 101 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine, beveled edges, dark brown cooked (coated) endpapers. Collection of poems copyrighted by Bessie Lawrence. slight chipped top & bottom of spine, some corner wear, prev owner's name on dedication page View more info

The Diamond Tree

By: Alexander, Frances

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, Francis Alexander: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017313

Condition: Near Fine


39 pp, green cloth boards w/black letters & deco, SIGNED by author on the title page. Collection of poems. View more info

Arrow VI

By: Allen, T.D.

Price: $14.41

Publisher: T.D. Allen: 1974

Seller ID: 002254

Condition: Very Good+


66 pp, red simulated leather boards, w/pastedown picture on the front cover. The book is a creative writing project among Bureau of Indian Affairs Schools United States Department of Interior. This is the last issue of Arrow, due to government funding being cutoff for the project. The students from the various schools were encouraged to write poems and stories. View more info

Snow Covered Wagons: a Pioneer Epic : The Donner Party Expedition 1846-1847

By: Altrocchi, Julia Colley

Price: $18.70

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1936

Seller ID: 039878

Condition: Very Good-


xxiii, grey-white boards w/black lettering on spine & front cover, map endpapers of the Donner Expedition. The book lists members of the following families: Donner, Reed, Breen, Eddy, Murphy, McCutcheon, Keseberg, Wolfinger, Graves, along with the teamsters and individuals. It contains a roster of life, roster of death, and a roster of relief. the story of the Donner party told in poetic form. prev owner's name & address along w/bookplate on the half title page, foxi... View more info

To Whom the Earth Belongs

By: Anderson, Ruth L.

Price: $41.61

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1965

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 036904

Condition: Very Good+


58 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj front & spine brown w/wht lettering & authors photo on the rear panel, Inscribed & SIGNED "To Ella Bridges Chandler a pleasnat summer visitor Mrs. "Andy" Ruth Love Anderson." The story of Stella and her husband, Dave bound to a daily struggle with the earth, their inner selves, God. View more info

The Big Book of Nursery Tales

By: Andreas, Evelyn

Price: $12.71

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1976

Seller ID: 012727

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, blu-wht spine w/yel-blu-grn color pictorial front & back. 12 favorite fairy tales beautifully illustrated by Weisgard. slight wear to edges. View more info

The Big Book of Nursery Tales

By: Andreas, Evelyn

Price: $13.18

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1954

Edition: 1970 Printing

Seller ID: 020749

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, blu-wht spine w/yel-blu-grn color pictorial front & back papercovered boards, slight wear to edges, color illustrated eps. 12 favorite fairy tales beautifully illustrated by Weisgard View more info

The Big Treasure book of Nursery Tales

By: Andreas, Evelyn retold By

Price: $11.86

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1954

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 013199

Condition: Good


unpaginated, blu-grn-wht boards w/color pictorial front. Collection of twelve nursery tales from: Drakestail, the ugly duckling, henny-penny, gingerbread boy, half-chick, red riding-hood, three billy goats gruff and others. plastic covering starting to peel off by spine, worn at corners. View more info

GOD AND A MOUSE

By: Angela, Sister M.

Price: $63.75

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Benedictine Sisters: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019537

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, purple cloth boards w/gilt letters, dj wht-blk w/color pictorial front and photo of author & illustrator on the back, SIGNED by the author on ffep. Sister Mary Angela Toigo describes her mouse as contemplative & devout mouse - a lover of beauty & a philosopher. His words are English poetry w/ the musical emphasis of Spanish-speaking communities. Book has 24 illustrations. The name topo lito is a combination of Italian & Spanish words. View more info

Story - Book

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001094

Condition: Very Good-


45 pp, 13 stories author told to her granddaughter at bedtime during her third summer at Nantucket. Very colorful illustrations. slight soiling to the boards. View more info

Almost a Rainbow

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $21.21

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002166

Condition: Very Good


63 pp, Author shares her thoughts on life and love in a gracefully simple and deeply moving book of poems for adults. prev owner wore on ffep. View more info

A Mother Goose ABC in a Pumpkin Shell

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $19.51

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Harcourt, Brace & Co: 1960

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 018643

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, light orange cloth boards w/brown letters & deco, slight soiling to boards & slight wear to corners, small stain bottom edge of boards. A Mother Goose ABC by Joan Walsh Anglund with sayings in rhyme for each letter of the alphabet. View more info

A Slice of Snow : a Book of Poems

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 022623

ISBN: 0151830150

Condition: Very Good


63 pp, light blue cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj tan-brown w/black lettering w/dark front front w/cameo title. A collection of poems for adults. A companion to A Cup of Sun. dj small 1/4" tear top of dj front, smudge on upper corner of ffep, prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

Morning is a Little Child

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037224

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, pink cloth covered boards w/black lettering w/illustrated front, all illustrations in text are in full-color. A book about the morning and nature for a young child. Prev owner wrote on ffep, slight rubbing to corners. View more info

A Slice of Snow : a Book of Poems

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039426

ISBN: 0151830150

Condition: Very Good


63 pp, light blue cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj tan-brown w/black lettering w/dark front front w/cameo title. A collection of poems for adults. A companion to A Cup of Sun. dj small 1/4" tear top of dj front, smudge on upper corner of ffep, prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

A Treasury of Nursery Rhyumes & Tom Thumb and Other Favorites - Dandelion Libary

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.31

Publisher: New York, NY, Grolier Society: 1967

Seller ID: 008424

Condition: Very Good+


63 pp/63 pp, grey-green-white-brown color illustrated boards, a Dandelion Library book, two books in one. Collection of nursery rhymes illustrated by Robinson from the Queen of Hearts, To Market, Three Blind Mice, to Simple Simon and others. other side is collection of short stories from Tom Thumb, The Three Bears, Pussy-Cat Pussy-Cat, Jack Sprat, to Deedle Deedle Dumpling and others. slight wear extrems. View more info

A Treasury of Nursery Rhyumes & Tom Thumb and Other Favorites - Dandelion Libary

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.31

Publisher: New York, NY, Grolier Society: 1967

Seller ID: 036651

Condition: Very Good+


63 pp/63 pp, grey-green-white-brown color illustrated boards, a Dandelion Library book, two books in one. Collection of nursery rhymes illustrated by Robinson from the Queen of Hearts, To Market, Three Blind Mice, to Simple Simon and others. other side is collection of short stories from Tom Thumb, The Three Bears, Pussy-Cat Pussy-Cat, Jack Sprat, to Deedle Deedle Dumpling and others. slight wear extrems. View more info

Old King Cole and Other Rhymes - No. 470

By: Anonymous

Price: $5.06

Publisher: New York, NY, Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company:

Seller ID: 037890

Condition: Good


unpaginated, white SC wraps w/color illustrated front & rear panels. The booklet contains poems about the man in the moon, riding a cock-horse to Banbury-cross, Old King Cole, Hot-cross Buns, Little Nancy Etticoat, Pussy-cat, Little Betty Blue, Little Tommy Tittlemouse, I caught a hare alive, and the North Wind doth blow. The finish on the bottom front cover by the hinge has insect depredation as does the back cover by the spine and on the bottom edge. View more info

Favorite Authors : a Companion-Book of Prose and Poetry

By: Anonymous

Price: $67.79

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor and Fields: 1866

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039776

Condition: Good


iv, 299 pp, [1], brown leather boards w/beveled edges w/gilt lines, a.e.g. (all edges gilt), front cover brown stamped double border w/stamped emblem in center of the front cover, five ribs on the spine, marbled endpapers. Collection of twenty-eight stories by various authors from: Hawthorne, Tennyson, Scott, Browning, Smith, Percival, Jameson, SPrague, Cornwall, Massey, Whittier, Mitford, Leslie, Landor, Arnold, Longfellow, Emerson, Lockhart, Lowell, Von Arnim and oth... View more info