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Fairy Places

By: Barker, Cicely Mary

Price: $31.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1993

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 022836


unpaginated, cream-black boards w/purple-green pictorial front. From the Little Pop-up Books series. Paper engineering by Intervisual Books, Inc. View more info

Rocky Mountain Warden

By: Calkins, Frank

Price: $19.98

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033695


266 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering & blind stamped front cover, dj light brown w/dark brown lettering and illustrated front panel, photo of author on the back panel. The story of Frank Calkins begins as a rookie game warden assigned to northeastern Utah. This is his story as a game protector, learning to know the hazards, the rewards, and the ways of the Rocky Mountain wilderness. He acquired the arts and techniques of his profession - including the ... View more info

Mr Michael Mouse unfolds his Tale : No. 4804

By: Crane, Walter

Price: $31.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Merrimack Publishing Corp.: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004585


unpaginated, grey-bwn SC wraps w/mouse on front in color. The book was reproduced f/original manuscript in collection of Mr. Catharine T. Patterson w/permission of Yale University Library. The story of young mouse found on the lawn that was brought into the house to live in comfort and his adventures. View more info

Babar's Birthday Surprise

By: De Brunhoff, Laurent

Price: $8.46

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1970

Seller ID: 000907


unpaginated, yellow glossy full color pictorial boards, red-grey color illustrated endpapes. Queen Celeste decides to surprise King Babar with a statue of him for his birthday, but has a difficult time keeping it a secret. prev owner wrote on title page, corners bumped w/slight wear. View more info

Babar's Birthday Surprise

By: De Brunhoff, Laurent

Price: $18.28

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N. Abrams , Incorporated: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 051081


unpaginated, glossy yellow-blu full color illustrated dj & boards, red-grey-light brown-green color illustrated endpapers. Queen Celeste decides to surprise King Babar with a statue of him for his birthday, but has a difficult time keeping it a secret. View more info

Babar Visits Another Planet

By: De Brunhoff, Laurent and translated by Haas, Merle

Price: $4.21

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1972

Seller ID: 012882


unpaginated, blu-red-yel-green boards w/wht spine w/black-red lettering, w/blu endpapers illustrated w/grey elephants. Babar and his family are kidnapped and taken to a strange planet. prev owner wrote on front cover with ink & marker, boards some soiling. View more info

Santa Cow Studios

By: Edens, Cooper

Price: $7.61

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012142


unpaginated, glossy blu-yel boards & dj w/color pictorial front & back. On a boring New Year's Day, the Santa Cows whisk the Schwartz family away on a tour of the Santa Cow Movie Studio, complete w/screenings of such films as "Cowsablanca@ and "It's an Udderful Life." View more info

Santa Cow Island

By: Edens, Cooper

Price: $11.86

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014525


unpaginated, glossy yel-blu-red boards & dj w/color pictorial front & back. Mounted on the flying Santa Cows, the Schwartzes travel to the South Seas for New Year's vacation. View more info

Tales of the Angler's Eldorado New Zealand

By: Grey, Zane

Price: $26.78

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1926

Seller ID: 051301


228 pp, blue clothcovered boards w/light blue-white pictorial endpapers, dj red-grey-gilt-white w/black and white pictorial front panel w/white rear panel w/text and gilt spine w/black lettering. The author describes his adventures in the waters of New Zealand. He describes landing a nine hundred and seventy-six pound marlin, plus other huge fish abounding in the salt waters, mako, swordfish, kingfish, yellowtail. He describes the scenic beauty of lakes, snow-cappe... View more info

Miriam Coffin : or the Whale-Fishermen: a Tale

By: Hart, Col. Joseph C.

Price: $52.28

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, H.R. Coleman: 1872

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012485


336 pp, two volumes in one, grey cloth boards w/pastedown label on spine. Historical novel about Nantucket whaling industry, believed to be one of the first novels written about the American whaling industry. The original work was published in 1834. pastedown label on spine chipped, prev owner wrote on ffep, slight wear to the corners, some waviness to pages. View more info

"B" is for Betsy

By: Haywood, Carolyn

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 029266


159 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black deco & letters, illustrated endpapers. One of the Betsy series books. The adventures of Betsy as she goes to school, meets Ellen, watches tadpoles grow up and other adventures. Book is missing the half title page in the front otherwise very good. View more info

Ghost Games

By: Hunter, Jana Novotny

Price: $14.41

Publisher: New York, NY, Delacorte Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036286


unpaginated, blu-green-wht-brown color illustrated front panel w/wht-blu-brown-yel color illustrated rear panel & spine w/black lettering on dj and boards. After searching for a playmate, a little ghost finds a real girl and together they play ghost games all through the night. View more info

The story of the Little Red Hen : W739D

By: Jordan, Nina R.

Price: $10.63

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1932

Seller ID: 029684


unpaginated, aqua-yel boards w/color illustrated front & back covers, color illustrated endpapers. two pages w/color illustrations followed by two pages w/black-and-white illustrations in the text. The characters are illustrated as sewn animal characters. Collection of two stories: The Story of The Little Red Hen & The Little Red Hen and The Fox. spine covering missing, conrers worn, boards soiled, prev owner colored on two pages w/red crayon, prev owner wrote name on th... View more info

The Sierra Gold Mystery : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9223

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $36.13

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1961

Edition: ca 1961

Seller ID: 018337


179 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on the spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #23 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The girls hunt for a cache of gold nuggets hidden in the Sierras in 1849. Authentic locations enhance this tale. Muriel Thebaut, an actual resident of... View more info

The Secret at Lone Tree Cottage : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9202

By: Keene, Carolyn,

Price: $13.39

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1934

Edition: ca 1961

Seller ID: 018342


Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. ca 1961 edition. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 218 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #2 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The Danas rescue their kidnapped English teacher and her niece. slight ... View more info

Thrilling Adventures : Guiding, Trapping, Big Game Hunting : From the Rio Grande to the Wilds of Maine

By: Lynch, V. E.

Price: $77.78

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1928

Seller ID: 028290


xii, 174 pp, (2), green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & black illustrated front. The author spent thirty-five years on the trail of a trap line, hunting & guiding big game hunters from the Rio Grande to the wilderness along the St. John River of Aroostook County, Maine. He grew up in the Ozark hills of Missouri. This is the story of his hunting, fishing, trapping, & guiding adventures. slight wear to the corners. View more info

The Throwing Catcher : a Bronc Burnett Story : Book 20 #8420

By: McCormick, Wilfred

Price: $23.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 039587


177 pp, red composition boards w/black lettering w/color illustrated front, list of books on back cover. Twentieth book in the series. The setting for the book is Wasjhington, D.C., where Bronc and his fellow Sonorans have been chosen to represent America in a return three-game series against Montreal, the champions of eastern Canada. Mattson 16000-20 format #5, Axe pg 84. back cover lists twelve baseball books, seven football and one scouting book. some rubbing & wear... View more info

Fielder's Choice : a Bronc Burnett Story : Book 3

By: McCormick, Wilfred

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1949

Edition: ca 1964

Seller ID: 049703


180 pp, red composition boards w/black lettering w/color illustrated front, list of books on back cover. Third book in the series. The Senora New Mexico team is going to Denver to be in the Regional Tournament. Mattson 16000-3 format #5, Axe pg 84. back cover lists twelve baseball books, seven football and one scouting book. View more info

Max's Chocolate Chicken

By: Wells, Rosemary

Price: $16.79

Publisher: New York, NY, Dial books f/young Readers: 1989

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012001


unpaginated, green-wht boards & dj w/color illustrated front & back, SIGNED by the author on the title page, endpapers illustrated in color. When Max goes on an egg hunt with his sister Ruby, he finds everything but Easter eggs. View more info

Texas Game Warden My Story

By: Wood, Captain John R. w/Parker, Robert E.

Price: $156.83

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Cotten Publishing Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 049741


xv, 200 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep & author's business card tipped in below inscription & signature, glossy white dj w/color pictorial front panel w/blu-red-black lettering. The book has two parts - part one: life and times and part two: the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife. prev owner stamped his name & address on the fore edge. View more info