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The Children's Wonder Book in Colour, Number Three
1 The Children's Wonder Book in Colour, Number Three
London Odhams Press hardcover 

Good, table of contents page has a large tear close to the binding, in a fair plus dust jacket with chips and tears and a slight feel of moisture warping (jacket will look better in our fresh mylar protector). Overall, still a decent copy, scarce in any jacket. Charmingly illustrated. Undated, probably early 1950's.

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Price: 15.00 USD
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The Quest of the Four, Altsheler, Joseph
2 Altsheler, Joseph The Quest of the Four
New York Appleton Century Crofts (1939) 18th printing hardcover 

Very good plus in a good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some tears and small chips, overall a tight, clean, collectible copy of this vintage reprint; very scarce in jacket. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Yellow Yellow, Asch, Frank
3 Asch, Frank Yellow Yellow
New York McGraw-Hill 1971 0070023964 / 9780070023963 2nd printing hardcover 

Good plus or better in illustrated, reinforced boards, owner inscription on endpaper, some light foxing (spotting) on covers and a few pages, overall a solid, clean copy; no dust jacket. Illustrated by Mark Alan Stamaty. 
Price: 57.00 USD
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The Looking Glass Wars, Beddor, Frank
4 Beddor, Frank The Looking Glass Wars
New York SPEAK 2006 0142409413 / 9780142409411 2nd printing paperback 

SIGNED by the author & stamped with a 'Long Live Alice' stamp on the title page. Near fine, hint of page browning, overall a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Berger, Barbara Helen Gwinna
New York Philomel Books 1990 039921738X / 9780399217388 First Edition hardcover 

Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean, gift-quality copy. 
Price: 53.50 USD
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Twenty and Ten, Bishop, Claire Hutchet
6 Bishop, Claire Hutchet Twenty and Ten
New York Viking 1966 8th printing hardcover 

Very good plus in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some 'insecting' (rubbing), light sunning around the spine, and a little edgewear; jacket is clipped at the bottom of the front inner flap, but original $3.00 price is intact at top of flap. Overall, a tight, clean, vintage copy. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Potter and His Children: A Stone Age Fable, Caples, Robert
7 Caples, Robert The Potter and His Children: A Stone Age Fable
New York Carlton Press 1971 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, owner bookplate on endpaper, just a bit bumped at bottom, in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some rubbing & wear; overall a clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Four-Wheel Drift, Carter, Bruce (Richard Hough)
8 Carter, Bruce (Richard Hough) Four-Wheel Drift
New York Harper & Brothers 1959 hardcover 

Very good or better in a good, price-clipped dust jacket with a crease on the spine & some addition wear, but will look quite decent in our fresh mylar protector, overall a clean, collectible copy of a scarce title. Early printing (March, 1960). Young adult racing novel. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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More Riddles, Cerf, Bennett
9 Cerf, Bennett More Riddles
New York Random House 1961 0394800249 / 9780394800240 First Edition hardcover 

Very good minus in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a few pressure marks on cover, with one leading to a pinhole affecting the front pages; overall, a clean, collectible copy. Correct first printing with 195/195 jacket price & 24 titles on rear jacket panel; scarce thus. Beginner Books B-24. Illustrated by Roy McKie. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Don Quixote, Cervantes, Miguel de & Dominick Daly & Stephen Baghot de la Bere
10 Cervantes, Miguel de & Dominick Daly & Stephen Baghot de la Bere Don Quixote
New York Macmillan 1926 hardcover 

Very good, small scrape on cover, gift inscription on endpaper, a little wear on top page corners, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some small chips on the spine, a tape-repaired chip on the cover (tape on the underside, not visible externally), and a sticker on the front inner flap; overall a rather tight, clean copy. Translated & abridged by Dominick Daly, six charming color plates by Stephen Baghot De La Bare. Macmillan's Children's Classics series. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Come for a Walk with Me, Chalmers, Mary
11 Chalmers, Mary Come for a Walk with Me
New York Harper & Brothers 1955 hardcover 

Good to very good, foxing (spotting) on front cover and edges of rear cover, yet overall, a pleasing & clean, vintage copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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George Appleton, Chalmers, Mary
12 Chalmers, Mary George Appleton
New York Harper & Brothers 1957 hardcover 

Good plus, light foxing (spotting) & soiling, some wear, yet overall, a quite decent, vintage copy; no dust jacket. No statement of printing. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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Magic Money, Clark, Ann Nolan & Leo Politi
13 Clark, Ann Nolan & Leo Politi Magic Money
New York Viking 1950 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, lower/outer corners just barely bumped, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, overall a clean, collectible copy. Charmingly illustrated by Leo Politi. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Contoski, Josepha K. Bocheck in Poland: A Children's Story about the White Storks
Minneapolis Polanie Publishing 1983 0317027727 / 9780317027723 First Edition hardcover 

Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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More Tabby Magic, De Banke, Cecile
15 De Banke, Cecile More Tabby Magic
London Hutchinson 1961 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine, owner bookplate on endpaper, in a very good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very nice, clean, collectible copy. Illustrated by Nora Unwin. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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I, Juan de Pareja, De Trevino, Elizabeth Borton
16 De Trevino, Elizabeth Borton I, Juan de Pareja
New York Bell Books 1966 0374335311 / 9780374335311 2nd printing hardcover 

2nd printing, 1966 of the original 1965 edition. Very good in a very good minus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some small tears, overall a clean, collectible vintage copy. Scarce first-state dust jacket with no mention of the Newbery Medal (which this book won). 
Price: 21.00 USD
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Spiderwick Chronicles, 5 book SET: The Field Guide + The Seeing Stone + Lucinda's Secret + The Ironwood Tree + The Wrath of Mulgarath, DiTerlizzi, Tony & Holly Black
17 DiTerlizzi, Tony & Holly Black Spiderwick Chronicles, 5 book SET: The Field Guide + The Seeing Stone + Lucinda's Secret + The Ironwood Tree + The Wrath of Mulgarath
New York Simon & Schuster hardcovers 

Includes BONUS: Notebook for Fantastical Observations (paperback -- all the core books are hardcovers), so 6 books total. No box. Very good to as new, Seeing has some edgewear, several books appear to be unread; overall a nice, clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 6 books at once. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The City of Ember, Duprau, Jeanne
18 Duprau, Jeanne The City of Ember
New York Random House 2003 0375822739 / 9780375822735 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus, a little wear at spine extremities, one creased page corner, in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a nice, clean copy of the scarce first printing, with complete number line down to 1. (Beware: most 'first editions' listed here are actually later printings; must have full number line to be a first printing.) 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The House of the Scorpion, Farmer, Nancy
19 Farmer, Nancy The House of the Scorpion
New York Atheneum 2002 0689852223 / 9780689852220 First Edition hardcover 

Fine in a just about fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with hints of shelfwear, overall a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line; first state dust jacket with no medals on cover. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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20 Fluek, Toby Knobel Passover: As I Remember It
New York Knopf 1994 0679838767 / 9780679838760 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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