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The Little House in Green Valley, Hunt, Clara Whitehill
41 Hunt, Clara Whitehill The Little House in Green Valley
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1932 hardcover 

Good plus, small stain on bottom page edges & vicinity, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a clean copy. Illustrated by Emma Brock. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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Mr. Midshipman Murdock and the Barbary Pirates, Icenhower, Captain Joseph B.
42 Icenhower, Captain Joseph B. Mr. Midshipman Murdock and the Barbary Pirates
Philadelphia : John C. Winston 1956 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Very good or better in a nearly very good dust jacket, lightly sunned on the spine; overall a clean, collectible, vintage copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Twelve Days of Christmas, Karasz, Ilonka
43 Karasz, Ilonka The Twelve Days of Christmas
New York Harper & Brothers 1949 0060230908 / 9780060230906 hardcover 

Very good minus in a good minus dust jacket with some wear and a bit of fading; a pink stain on the front of the jacket has lightly bled onto the underlying book. Jacket will look decent in our fresh mylar protector. Overall a decent, early copy, with the original $1.75 jacket price still present. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Lot of 10 Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, Vintage Hardcovers in Dust Jackets, Keene, Carolyn
44 Keene, Carolyn Lot of 10 Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, Vintage Hardcovers in Dust Jackets
New York Grosset & Dunlap hardcover 

Includes: 1) The Secret of the Old Clock; 2) The Hidden Staircase; 5) The Secret at Shadow Ranch; 15) The Haunted Bridge; 17) The Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk; 20) The Clue in the Jewel Box; 23) The Mystery of the Toiling Bell; 24) The Clue in the Old Album; 28) The Clue of the Black Keys; 36) The Secret of the Golden Pavilion.. Books range from good plus to very good plus; Haunted Bridge has an owner bookplate, light page browning, and somewhat more wear than the others; overall, books are clean and free of markings. The dust jackets have more wear and range from fair minus to good; see photos for details. In addition to what's visible in the photos, Brass Bound Trunk's jacket was in 3 parts & has been tape-repaired, also has a minor doodle on the front inner flap; Black Keyes and Old Album have checkmarks on the list of titles on the front inner flap, with the latter also having an owner name there; Golden Pavilion has a dampstain on the front inner flap. Tolling Bell's jacket is price clipped, the others all have prices present atop the inner flap (except Haunted Bridge notes 'P.C.J.' instead of a price). Jackets do look better, however in our fresh mylar protectors (see pictures, excuse the glare).

Please note that priority mail and international mail will run extra on this heavy item. 
Price: 47.00 USD
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One Stormy Night, Kimura, Yuichi & Hiroshi Abe
45 Kimura, Yuichi & Hiroshi Abe One Stormy Night
Tokyo Kodansha 2003 4770029705 / 9784770029706 First Edition hardcover 

Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. Includes the rare publisher's wraparound band. First printing with full number line. Translated by Lucy North. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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46 Koontz, Dean Santa's Twin
New York HarperPrism 1996 0061053554 / 9780061053559 4th printing hardcover 

Very good plus in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a little scraping on the rear laminate, overall, a sharp, clean copy.

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Price: 14.00 USD
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Excel Saga SET, Volumes 2 - 7, Koshi, Rikdo
47 Koshi, Rikdo Excel Saga SET, Volumes 2 - 7
Poughkeepsie Viz paperback 

Fine or very close, a very sharp, clean set. English-language versions. Save on shipping, buy all 7 books at once! 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Alice in Orchestralia, La Prade, Ernest
48 La Prade, Ernest Alice in Orchestralia
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1933 hardcover 

Good plus, a little tape residue on endpapers, some wear, overall a clean, vintage copy; no dust jacket. Illustrated by Carroll C. Snell. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Scroobious Pip, Lear, Edward & Ogden Nash & Nancy Ekholm Burkert
49 Lear, Edward & Ogden Nash & Nancy Ekholm Burkert The Scroobious Pip
New York Harper & Row 1968 0060237643 / 9780060237646 hardcover 

Early or possible unstated first edition, Harper & Row publishers, 1968, with original the matte-style dust jacket. Good to very good, bottom tip of cover & a few pages lightly affected by a very small dampstain, gift inscription on endpaper, in a nearly very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with light browning and edgewear, also a couple of small tears; overall, a pleasing, vintage copy.

Please note that priority mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Doctor Dolittle's Zoo, Lofting, Hugh
50 Lofting, Hugh Doctor Dolittle's Zoo
Philadelphia Lippincott 1953 hardcover 

Very good in a reinforced binding with a color illustration on the front, light browning & soiling on spine, bit of tape residue on rear endpaper, else a tight, clean, vintage copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Stories for Little Men & Women, Selected from John Martin's Book, Martin, John
51 Martin, John Stories for Little Men & Women, Selected from John Martin's Book
New York Platt & Munk 1929 hardcover 

Nearly very good in a fair dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with the top third of the spine chipped away and other edgewear, overall, a clean, collectible copy. Scarce title, particularly in ANY jacket. 
Price: 44.50 USD
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52 McCaffrey, Anne The Kilterman Legacy
Holicong Wildside Press (1972) 1592240402 / 9781592240401 hardcover 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy, apparently unread. Wildside Press edition in illustrated boards as pictured; ISBN as shown. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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John Marshall: Boy of Young America, Monsell, Helen
53 Monsell, Helen John Marshall: Boy of Young America
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1949 hardcover 

Original 1949 edition. Very good plus, tiny chip on corner of endpaper, in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with small chips & minor tears, overall a clean, collectible copy. From the Childhod of Famous Americans series. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Gentle Ben, Morey, Walt
54 Morey, Walt Gentle Ben
New York Dutton 1965 0525304290 / 9780525304296 2nd printing hardcover 

2nd printing (also 1965) of the original 1965 first edition. Very good in a good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear -- jacket likewise notes second printing. Overall, a nice, vintage copy. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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55 Mori, Kotaro Stray Little Devil, Volume 5
Fremont DrMaster Publications 2008 1597960470 / 9781597960472 First American Edition paperback 

Very good plus, a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Destroy All Cars, Nelson, Blake
56 Nelson, Blake Destroy All Cars
New York Scholastic Press 2009 0545104742 / 9780545104746 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by the author! Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Hailstones and Halibut Bones, O'Neill, Mary
57 O'Neill, Mary Hailstones and Halibut Bones
Garden City Doubleday 1961 hardcover 

Very good plus, owner name on rear of front endpaper, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a closed tear on the front, overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. Scarce early printing with matches dates of 1961 on copyright & title pages and original price of $3.25 intact on jacket, but no first edition statement. Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Enchanter's Wheel, Oakley, Helen
58 Oakley, Helen The Enchanter's Wheel
New York Norton 1962 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), clipped at the bottom of the front inner flap but original price intact at top of flap (but with a ghost from a removed price sticker); overall a sharp, clean copy. Probable first edition, no later printings noted on copyright page (and the book did go to later printings). Illustrated by Charles Geer. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Bob: Son of Battle, Ollivant, Alfred
59 Ollivant, Alfred Bob: Son of Battle
New York Grosset & Dunlap hardcover 

Hard-to-find 1940's Thrushwood Books edition, with black & white illustrations. Good to very good, lower/outer corners bumped, gift inscription dated 1949 on endpaper, in a fair to good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some chips; covers of book have light fading under these chips. Overall, still a quite pleasing, vintage copy. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Jesus' Story: A Little New Testament, Petersham, Maud & Miska
60 Petersham, Maud & Miska Jesus' Story: A Little New Testament
New York Macmillan 1942 2nd printing hardcover 

Very good, gift inscription on endpaper and small bookstore-label on title page, in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a nice, clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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