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21 Aiken, Joan Bridle the Wind
New York, NY Delacorte Press 1983 0385293011 / 9780385293013 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
242 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/black cloth spine w/gilt lettering, dj blu-green-brown w/red lettering w/color illustrated front & spine, dj several small chips along edge, dj spine slightly sunned. The adventures of thirteen-year-old Felix after he leaves England for his home in Spain. The story is set in Spain in the 1820s. 
Price: 14.41 USD
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22 Albert, Virginia Peter Rabbit and Jimmy Chipmunk #308
Chicago, IL The Saalfield Publishing Co. 1918 Hard Cover Very Good- Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Albert, Virginia and Peat, Fern Bisel 
unpaginated, orange papercovered boards w/black-blu-purple-green lettering w/color wraparound illustration, dj orange w/black-blu-purple-green w/wraparound color illustration, illustrated endpapers, book illustrated by Virginia Albert and the boards & dj are illustrated by Fern Bisel Peat, twelve color illustrations and numerous black-and-white illustrations, rubricated book (each section has red letter as the initial letter). Slight wear to corners of book, prev owner's name on ffep, some wear & rubbing to the edges of the dj, stain on back panel of dj by spine. 
Price: 106.25 USD
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23 Alcott, Louisa M. w/intro by Weeks, Edward Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy
Norwalk, CT The Easton Press 1976 Collector's Edition Full-Leather Hard Cover Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Pitz, Henry C. 
xiv, 429 pp, brown leather boards w/gilt lettering & deco, four raised ribs on the spine, light brown silk moiré endpapers, light brown silk bookmark ribbon, AEG (all edges gilt). The book is printed on archival quality paper and is acid-neutral. Book from the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series by the Easton Press. The story of the daily home life of four girls in a New England family. The March family is the author's own family, and the "little women" are herself and her sisters. 
Price: 42.08 USD
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24 Alden, Raymond Macdonald Why the Chimes Rang
Indianapolis, IN The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1934 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Bunker, Mayo 
unpaginated, blu boards w/gilt lettering, brown-white illustrations on each page of text. The book tells a story about the chimes in a church that hadn't rang for many years, until one Christmas they rang. some finish chipping to the spine & coners of the book. 
Price: 25.46 USD
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25 Aldrich, Thomas Bailey The Story of a Bad Boy
Philadelphia, PA John C. Winston Company 1927 Hard Cover Very Good Clear Mylar 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Prittie, Edwin John 
253 pp, bright paste-down front board with gilt outline, and gilt lettered spine, nice copy 
Price: 16.15 USD
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26 Aldrich, Thomas Bailey The Story of a Bad Boy
Philadelphia, PA John C. Winston Company 1927 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Prittie, Edwin John 
253 pp, dark blu cloth covered boards w/bright paste-down front board with gilt border and with gilt lettering on the spine, blu-white illustrated endpapers. The story is autobiographical to suit the author's purpose. Tom Bailey's temperament and appetites were wholesome, his boyish pranks were never vicious or mean. missing color illustration page 132 
Price: 10.20 USD
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27 Aldridge, Janet The Meadow-Brook Girls Across Country : or the Young Pathfinders on a Summer Hike
Akron, OH The Saalfield Publishing Co, 1913 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Illustrated 
250 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/black lettering, frontispiece and with three interior illustrations. A group of five girls from New Hampshire have fun hiking and camping. The girls hike home from the Poconos, meeting the Tramp Club Boys along the way, and beating them in a walking contest. This is second book in the series of six. prev owner wrote on ffep, pages tanning. 
Price: 11.69 USD
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28 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John w/foreword by Clarke, Authur C. Encounter With Tiber
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1996 0446518549 / 9780446518543 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall jacket art by Eggleton, Bob Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
(14), 560 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards w/blu spine w/silver lettering, glossy blu dj w/orange-yel-wht-blu illustrated front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by Buzz Aldrin "To Bill Fry III" on the title page. A chronicle of two quests by two dynastasies of heroes. A new space race is sparked by bitter feud between sientist-astronaut Chris Terence and visionary entrepreneur Sig Jarsbourg. 
Price: 42.08 USD
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29 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John w/foreword by Clarke, Authur C. Encounter With Tiber
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1996 0446518549 / 9780446518543 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall jacket art by Eggleton, Bob Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
(14), 560 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards w/blu spine w/silver lettering, glossy blu dj w/orange-yel-wht-blu illustrated front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by Buzz Aldrin "To Bill Fry III" on the title page. A chronicle of two quests by two dynastasies of heroes. A new space race is sparked by bitter feud between sientist-astronaut Chris Terence and visionary entrepreneur Sig Jarsbourg. 
Price: 42.08 USD
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30 Alexander, Lloyd The House Gabbaleen
New York, NY Dutton Children's Books 1995 0525452893 / 9780525452898 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Goode, Diane 
unpaginated, glossy green-tan-blu boards & dj w/green spine w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & back covers w/blu-wht illustrated endpapers. Unhappy over what he considers his bad luck, Tooley ignores his cat's warnings and invites a greedy little man into his home in the mistaken hope of improving his fortunes. 
Price: 8.29 USD
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31 Alexander, Sue Witch, Goblin and Ghost are Back
New York, NY Pantheon Books 1985 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Winter, Jeanette 
63 pp, glossy wht boards w/blk-red lettering w/color illustrated front & back panel. Collection of five I Am Reading short stories: The Winter Day, The Painting, Goblin's Fudge, The Meadow Day and Goblin's Raft Trip. 
Price: 15.26 USD
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32 Alger Jr., Horatio Iin a New World : or Among the Gold-Fields of Australia
Philadelphia, PA Porter & Coates 1893 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
323 pp, brown cloth boards w/black-yel deco & lettering, slate coated (cooked) endpapers. Three illustrations in text plus frontispiece. Book from the "New World Series" of Alger's books. Present title is last title listed on the copyright page. Bennett #82. slight shelf wear to btm of crnrs. 
Price: 148.75 USD
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33 Alger Jr., Horatio Mark Mason's Victory or the Trials and Triumphs of a Telegraph Boy
New York, NY A. L. Burt Company, Publishers Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Davis, J. Watson 
[1], 308 pp, [10 pp ads], grey cloth covered boards w/a full color illustrated applique is pasted on the front cover of a boy on the cowcatcher of train engine picking up a girl from the track, black lettering on the spine w/red hatch pattern below title and boy with capped head. Plain endpapers, Mark Mason, the telegraph boy, was a sturdy, honest lad, who pluckily won his way to success by his honest manly efforts under many difficulties. the applique has the JWD initials of the artist in the lower right hand corner of the applique. book published from 1900 to 1910 based on 52-58 Duane Street address. Book from the Chimney Corner Series, Capped Head Format #36 train. Chase pg 75. Bennett #84. crease on bottom front corner of first three pages of text, slight soiling to boards. 
Price: 16.96 USD
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34 Allen, Betsy Puzzle in Purple : a Connie Blair Mystery #3
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1948 ca 1958 Edition Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
viii, 213 pp, green papercovered boards w/color illustrated front board and cameo of Conie on hte spine, plain grey endpapers. Phantom Friends - C108-3, format #2, book number 3 in the series. Lists to The Mystery of the Ruby Queens #12 on the advertisement page and also on the rear panel. Connie attends art school, where the decorations for the Fairy Tale Ball are vanalized. Is it the work of a practical joker or a villian? dj chip one inch chips on top edge of back panel and spine, small chips on dj bottom front panel. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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35 Alleyne, Margaret The Story of Sammy Sticklepin
New York, NY F. Warne & Co. Ltd. 1957 4th Impression Hard Cover Very Good Good 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Robinson, Mary B. 
43 pp, wht-blk spine w/color pictorial front boards & dj, back of book has color illustration, illustrated endpapers. Story of a hedgehog named Sammy Sticklepin and his adventures. Sammy's prickles were the longer & pricklier & sticklier than his brothers and sister. dj corners worn, slight wear corners of bk, slight foxing of boards & dj, dj price-clipped. 
Price: 27.63 USD
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36 Alter, Judy Callie Shaw, Stable Boy
Austin, TX Eakin Press 1996 1571680926 / 9781571680921 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Signed by Author
188 pp, glossy blu-tan-green-black wraparound color illustration, SIGNED by the author. Callie follows her fierce determination to work with horses by posing as a boy named Caleb and getting a job in a stable. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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37 Amos and edited by Lawson, Robert Ben and Me : a New and Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin as Written By His Good Mouse Amos
Boston, MA Little, Brown & Company 1939 3rd Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Lawson, Robert 
x, 114 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/dark brown lettering on spine & front panel, dark brown illustration on the front panel, illustrated endpapers. Story about Benjamin Franklin written by Amos, and how Amos invented the things that Benjamin was credited with. prev owner's name on FPD, light soiling to the boards. 
Price: 26.78 USD
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38 Amoss, Berthe The Marvelous Catch of Old Hannibal
New York, NY Parents' Magazine Press 1970 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
unpaginated, blu boards w/wht lettering, color pictorial front cover. Billy meets his friend Old Hannibal cleaning a small croaker, and Old Hannibal tells him of all the fish he caught earlier in the morning. some wear to extremi, stain on fore edge & head of pages. 
Price: 7.01 USD
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39 Amoss, Berthe The Marvelous Catch of Old Hannibal
New York, NY Parents' Magazine Press 1970 0819303763 / 9780819303769 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
unpaginated, blu papercovered boards w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front. Billy meets his friend Old Hannibal cleaning a small croaker, and Old Hannibal tells him of all the fish he caught earlier in the morning. some wear to the edges, prev owner wrote their name on ffep. 
Price: 6.80 USD
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40 Andersen, Hans and Translated from Danish by Siewers, Carl Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales
New York, NY Graham & Matlack 1902 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
[6], 188, green clock covered boards w/color pastedown of mermaid on the front cover w/green-white embossed border on the front cover, four color illustrations in the text with numerous black-and-white illustrations. The book contains eighteen stories. They are: The Tinder-box, Little Klaus and Big Klaus, Little Ida's Flowers, Lizzie Thumb, The Traveling Companion, The Little Mermaid, The Emperor's New Suit, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Wild Swans, The Flying Trunk, The Storks, The Bronze Pig, The Swine-Herd, The Nightingale, The Ugly Duckling, The Fir-Tree, The Snow-Queen, and The Little Match-Girl. rubbed and worn along the edges, pastedown on the front cover has the upper right corner missing, hinges have been repaired, small 1" red stain on the rear panel. 
Price: 63.75 USD
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