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161 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Friendly Tales : a community story Book
Springfield, MA Milton Bradley Company 1923 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket Ex-School Book 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall 
377 pp, blu cloth boards w/gilt letters. Collection of stories about fairyland, animals, birds, witches, holidays, toy town, and child's town. rubbed on edges, letters faded, prev owner stamped on ffep, remnants of address label FPD. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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162 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Li'l' Hannibal No. 359
New York, NY The Platt & Munk Co. Inc 1938 Hard Cover Very Good Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Carlson, George 
unpaginated, green boards w/blu lettering & illustration on the front cover, color illustrated endpapers. The story of how Li'l' Hannibal becomes tired from doing his chores for Gran'daddy and gran'mammy and runs away. His adventures with Br'er Possum, Br'er Rabbit, Br'er Robin, Br'er Jay Bird, Br'er Guinea Hen, and Br'er Partridge and when it comes time to eat, there is none for him. dj has chips and tears along the top and bottom edges, prev owner placed adhesive tape on top edge & on bottom back corner, the places beneath the tape have turned brown due to age of the tape. 
Price: 97.75 USD
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163 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Merry Tales for children : Best Stories of Humor for Boys and Girls
New York, NY Platt & Munk Co. Inc. 1943 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
374 pp, green cloth boards w/black lettersing Collection of stories grouped into the following groups: Merry Home Stories, Merry Animal Stories, Merry Holiday Stories, Merry Folk Tales, Merry Fairy Tales, and A Merry Company. slight fading to the boards, few small light stains on the edges, one page has tear. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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164 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Merry Tales for children : Best Stories of Humor for Boys and Girls
New York, NY Platt & Munk Co. Inc. 1943 Reprint Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
374 pp, blue boards w/black lettersing Collection of stories grouped into the following groups: Merry Home Stories, Merry Animal Stories, Merry Holiday Stories, Merry Folk Tales, Merry Fairy Tales, and A Merry Company. some rubbing to the corners, light foxing to the fore edge. . 
Price: 15.73 USD
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165 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Once Upon a Time Animal Stories
Springfield, MA Milton Bradley Company 1919 Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall O'Malley, Power 
v, 145 pp, blu cloth boards w/color pastedown illustration on front cover w/gilt lettering, gilt lettering on the spine. Collection of stories about different animal characters. rubbed on edges, letters faded, prev owner wrote name on ffep, pastedown rubbed & scratched, corners worn, some foxing to text. 
Price: 9.35 USD
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166 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Surprise Stories "A Just Right Book"
Chicago, IL Albert Whitman Company 1923 Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Illustrated 
110 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/dark blu lettering w/color pastedown on front cover, kraft endpapers illustrated in green. collection of eleven stories: Mrs. Spider's Surprise, The Mystery in the Bake Shop, Captain Caddis' Adventure, April Fool Raindrop, The Dreamland toys, The Hallowween Brownie, Wee Willie Winkie and others. book worn on the corners, finish to blu cloth rubbed and worn on edges, some soiling to pastedown. 
Price: 16.11 USD
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167 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings : No. 513
New York, NY Scott, Foresman and Company 1945 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Grider, Dorothy 
unpaginated, blue papercovered boards w/black lettering & illustrated front cover, color illustrated endpapers w/different animals, glossy pages. The story of a little rabbit who goes down to the Wishing Pond. He receives his wish for red wings. He discovers no one will let him spend the night with them, except old Ground Hog. the leaves are doubled and untrimmed as printed. The inside of the doubled leaves are plain, no printing. the prev owner wrote on the FPD. 
Price: 46.75 USD
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168 Baird, Anne The Christmas Lamb
New York, NY Morrow Junior Books 1989 0688077749 / 9780688077747 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Baird, Anne 
unpaginated, glossy blu boards & dj w/wht lettering w/blu-brown-green-wht-red illustrated front & rear panels. A young sheep who feels neglected at Christmas tries several attention-getting tactics, such as disguising himself as a reindeer with unfortunate results. 
Price: 15.09 USD
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169 Baker, Alan Where's Mouse?
New York, NY Kingfisher Books 1992 2nd Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
unpaginated, accordion-bound. Mother Mouse has lost her baby, as you turn pages to help her in her search. Book opens to make beautiful woodland frieze. dj slight wrinkling. 
Price: 8.29 USD
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170 Baker, Augusta (editor) Best Loved Fairy Tales including Mother Goose selections
New York, NY Parents' Magazine Enterprises, Inc. 1963 1974 Ed Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Illustrated 
259 pp, red-blu-gry papercovered boards w/wht-yel lettering on spine w/wraparound color illustration. Various fairy tales for children 31 in all. It has the classics from Aladdin, Cinderella, sleeping beauty, beauty and the beast, the ugly duckling, to the little gnome and more. The book was originally published as vol. 3 - Young Years Library. slight rubbing to the corners. 
Price: 10.84 USD
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171 Baker, Augusta (editor) Best Loved Selections from Children's Classics
New York, NY Parents' Magazine Press 1975 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
176 pp, red-blu boards w/color illustrated front & rear covers. The book contains a collection of twenty stories from Wiinie-the-Pooh, Wizard of Oz, Tom Sawyer, Rip Van Winkle, Black Beauty, Hans Brinker and other alll-time favorites. The book was originally published as volume 4 of Young Years Library. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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172 Baker, Keith Who is the beast?
Orlando, FL Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1990 0152000054 / 9780152000059 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Baker, Keith 
unpaginated, glossy grn-purple-red-wht boards & dj w/color wraparound pictorial. When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them & points out their similarities. A Parents' Choice Honors book for 1990. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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173 Baker, Keith Who is the beast?
Orlando, FL Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1990 0152000054 / 9780152000059 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Baker, Keith 
unpaginated, glossy grn-purple-red-wht boards & dj w/color wraparound pictorial. When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them & points out their similarities. A Parents' Choice Honors book for 1990. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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174 Baker, Leslie The Third-Story Cat
Boston, MA Little Brown & Co. 1987 0316078328 / 9780316078320 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Baker, Leslie 
unpaginated, blu papercovered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, glossy brown-blu dj w/wraparound color illustration. A jouse cat with a longing to visit the park across the street "escapes" her comfortable apartment, meets a streetwise cat, and is given a tour that results in a hair-raising encounter that sends her rushing home to stay - at least until tomorrow. 
Price: 16.96 USD
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175 Baker, Margaret The Key of Rose Cottage
London, England William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1969 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall 
188 pp, blu papercovered boards w/silver lettering on the front cover and spine, dj color illustrated front panel w/green spine w/black-white-yel lettering. Book from the Girls' titles section of the Seagull Library. The three girls are looking forward to a quiet restful holiday in a country cottage. But when their Aunt Mary is unable to join them, things start to go wrong. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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176 Bamman, Henry A. and Whitehead, Robert J. The Lost Uranium Mine
Atlanta, GA Benefic Press 1964 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Tiedemann, Berthold 
72 pp, light blu-brown papercovered boards w/wht spine w/black lettering w/color illustrated front. Book from the world of adventure series. Mark and Rich help their friend Patrick to find the lost uranium mine. "Title 1 PL 89-10" stamped on ffep & RPD. slight wear to corners. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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177 Bang, Molly Garrett When Sophie Gets Angry - Really, Really Angry
New York, NY The Blue Sky Press 1998 0590189794 / 9780590189798 5th Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
unpaginated, glossy yel boards & dj w/blue-red-purple lettering w/color illustrated front & back. Caldecott Honor Book sticker on front cover. The book shows Sophie does when she gets angry. She kicks, she screams, she roars, she runs and then she cries. 
Price: 11.48 USD
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178 Bannerman, Grimm Brothers, Anderson, Moore, Potter with Intro by Baum, L. Frank Christmas Stocking Series
Chicago, IL Reilly & Britton Co. 1905 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket/Near Fine Slipcase 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall Hardy, E. S. & Neill, John R. 
Collection of six books w/red papercovered boards w/green lettering & green deco on front board, front boards also have color pastedown illustration, the books are housed in a custom made leather covered slipcase with individual sleeves for each book. The slipcase is made to look like six leatherbound books side by side w/gilt lettering & deco. Five of the books are dated 1905 with The Story of Peter Rabbit dated 1911. The six titles are: "Little Black Sambo", "Fairy Tales from Andersen", "Fairy Tales from Grimm", "Cinderella and the Sleeping Beauty", "The Night before Christmas", and "The Story of Peter Rabbit". Pictus Orbis Sambo - pg 209. some wear & chipping to the spines of the boards. 
Price: 2210.00 USD
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179 Bannerman, Helen Little Black Sambo
New York, NY Platt & Munk, Publishers 1925 0448403544 / 9780448403540 1983 Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Eulalie 
unpaginated, glossy green boards w/color illsutrated front & rear covers. The classic story of a little boy who lives in India and his adventures with the tigers. His mother made his a red coat and a pair of blue trousers. Pictus Orbis - P&M 1972 altered edition (1983 reprint). The book contains the points with the opening paragraph and the last paragraph. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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180 Bannerman, Helen The Story of Little Babaji
HarperCollins Publishers 1999 0062050648 / 9780062050649 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Remainder 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Marcellino, Fred 
unpaginated, orange-brown papercovered boards w/white title block w/black lettering on the spine, dj white w/black lettering on spine & color pictorial of Little Babaji on tiger, black rem foot of book. An almost intact retelling of Bannerman's Little Black Sambo with Indian names - Babaji, Mamaji and Papiji. Pictus Orbis Sambo pg 261. New edition of the story "The Story of Little Black Sambo", that took place in India. This edition the little boy, his mother & his father have been given authentic Indian names: Babaji, Mamaji and Papaji. 
Price: 18.66 USD
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