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21 Aesop The Aesop for Children
Chicago, IL Rand McNally & Co. 1960 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Winter, Milo 
80 pp, red cloth covered boards w/stamped yel lettering & illustration on the front cover. Collection of fables from Aesop with the moral at the end of the story. Some of the stories are : The Wolf and the Kid, The Frogs and the Ox, Belling the Cat, The Fox and the Grapes, The Plane Tree, The sheep and the Pig, The Oak and the Reeds, The Rat and the Elephant, The Two Goats, The Wolf and the Sheep, The Pacock, The Fox and the Lion, the Heron, The Mule, The Two Pots, Three Bullocks and a Lion, The Milkmaid and her Pail, The North Wind and the Sun, The Boy and the Nettle and many others. prev owner had wrote on several of the pages, missing bottom corner on page 42 two inch by five inch triangle. 
Price: 10.84 USD
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22 Aesop The Aesop for Children
New York, NY Barnes & Noble Books 1993 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Winter, Milo 
112 pp, green boards w/color pastedown on the front cover. Collection of fables from Aesop with the moral at the end of the story. Some of the stories are : The Wolf and the Kid, The Frogs and the Ox, Belling the Cat, The Fox and the Grapes, The Plane Tree, The sheep and the Pig, The Oak and the Reeds, The Rat and the Elephant, The Two Goats, The Wolf and the Sheep, The Pacock, The Fox and the Lion, the Heron, The Mule, The Two Pots, Three Bullocks and a Lion, The Milkmaid and her Pail, The North Wind and the Sun, The Boy and the Nettle and many others. 
Price: 7.86 USD
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23 Aesop & Leaf, Anne Sellers Aesop's Fables #819:100
Chicago, IL Rand McNally & Company 1959 'C' Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Leaf, Anne Sellers 
unpaginated, glossy wht-blu dj w/color illustrated front panel and endpapers. A Rand McNally Giant Book. A collection of the following twelve short tales, each with a moral: The Fox and The Grapes, The Boys and The Frogs, The Ants and The Grasshopper, The Fox and the Goat, The Dog and his Reflection, The Shepherd Boy and The Wolf, The Cat The Cock and The Young Mouse, The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing, The Lion and The Mouse, The Hare and The Tortoise, The Goose and The Golden Egg, and The North Wind and The Sun. The book has the 30-90 code on the rear pastedown. prev owner wrote on the title page as a gift in Dec 1960. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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24 Aesop & translated by Gregory, Patrick and Justina, and selected by Levine, David The Fables of Aesop : The Greek Slave whose stories are told around the World
Boston, MA Gambit 1984 0876450745 / 9780876450741 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Devine, David 
ix, 103 pp, black cloth covered boards w/orange title block on front & spine w/gilt lettering, dj wht w/orange-black lettering w/illustrated front panel & photo of author on back panel. David Levine has chosen fifty of his favorite fables from Aesop to illustrate each with a full-page drawing accompanied by fifty additonal fables. spine sunned, small chips at top & bottom of the spine. 
Price: 18.28 USD
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25 Aesop & translated by Gregory, Patrick and Justina, and selected by Levine, David The Fables of Aesop : The Greek Slave Whose Stories are Told Around the World
Boston, MA Gambit 1975 0876450745 / 9780876450741 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Fair Sm4to from 9" to 11" Levine, David 
ix, 103 pp, black cloth covered boards w/orange title blocks w/brown lettering, dj tan w/black lettering on spine w/black-and-white illustrated front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The author chose fifty of his favorite fables and illustrated them and added another fifty to accompany those that were illustrated. fore edge some foxing, dj chipped at top & bottom of the spine & along bottom edge of the back panel, numerous small holes on the dj flap on inside. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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26 Aesop and selected & edited by Harris, Laura Aesop's Fables
Garden City, NY Garden City Books 1954 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Palazzo, Tony 
91 pp, [2], glossy blu-brown-yel-red color illustrated boards w/blu spine and black lettering, color illustrated endpapers of various animals. A collection of forty-five fables, from The Fox and the Grapes, The Quack Frog, The Stag at the Pool, The Gnat and the Bull, The Vain Jackdaw, Golden Eggs, The Lark and the Farmer, the Hare and the Hound and many more. A fable is the kind of story that show us what happens as a result of foolish, greedy, selfish, or vain actions. The "people" in the fable are animals who talk and think and act very much the way humans do. prev owner's bookplate on the ffep, bumped by spine on back page. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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27 Aesop and translated by Jones, V. S. Vernon w/intro by Chesterton, G. K. Aesop's Fables
New York, NY Avenel Books 0517171988 / 9780517171981 26th Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Rackham, Arthur 
224 pp, black boards w/gilt lettering, twelve color illustrations and fifty-four black-and-white illustrations. The book is a facsimile of the 1912 edition. Collection of short stories that teach about morals. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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28 Aesop and Yolen, Jane, Illustrated by Barbour, Karen SIP OF AESOP
New York, NY: The Blue Sky Press, 1995 
Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1st Edition. 4to (11-13 Inches tall). unpaginated, quarterbound w/purple boards w/wht cloth covered spine, glossy purple dj w/pnk-green-blu-yel-orange color illustrated front & back. Retells, in verse, thirteen fabrics from the Greek slave, Aesop, including "The Hare and The Tortoise," "The BOy Who Cried Wolf," and "The Fox and the Stork." small tear at the top of the dj spine. dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 20.83 USD
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29 Ahlberg, Janet & Allan STARTING SCHOOL
New York, NY: Viking Kestrel, 1988 
HB. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. unpaginated, glossy wht boards w/orange-black lettering w/color illustrated front & back, dj wht w/orange-black lettering w/color illustrated front & back. Book is for ages 2-6, to show the preschooler, what going to school is all about. Has block table, dress-up corner, teacher, and other children. 
Price: 13.81 USD
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30 Ahlberg, Janet and Allan, Illustrated BYE-BYE, BABY : A Sad Story With a Happy Ending
Boston, MA: Little Brown & Co, 1990 
Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket. 1st Edition. Remainder. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. unpaginated, glossy wht-green-brown-red-blu boards w/light yel spine & back w/black lettering, w/color illustrated front & back, color illustrated endpapers. The story about a little baby who did not have a mommy. He lived in a little house all by himself and took care of himself. He sets off on a journey to find himself a mommy and he finds friends along the way. 
Price: 12.54 USD
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31 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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32 Akaza, Norihisa and translated by Sekine, Eiji Smell of the Rain Voices of the Stars
Orlando, FL Harcourt Brace & Company 1994 0153022043 / 9780153022043 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Suzuki, Yoshiharu 
uhnpaginated, glossy wht boards w/color illustrated front cover w/wht spine w/black lettering. The author wants to help readers imagine the world of those who are blind. He shows how students who are blind play ball, write poems, and create sculputre. 
Price: 7.65 USD
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33 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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34 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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35 Alden, Raymond M., Illustrated by Illsutrated A WORLD OF LITTLE PEOPLE
Boston, MA: D. Lothrop Company, 1888 
Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. 16mo over 6" to 7" Tall. 76 pp, (15), red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering and black deco on spine & front. Story of Ant-Hill No. 5, how they were attached by the "Bloody Guerillas" red ants and carried off to slavery. some soiling to boards, stain on back bottom front corner, corners bumped, slightly shaken. 
Price: 59.50 USD
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36 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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37 Aldis, Dorothy, Illustrated by McKee, John Dukes LUCKY YEAR
New York, NY: Rand McNally & Company, 1951 
Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Sm8vo from 7-1/2" to 8" Tall. 175 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/pink lettering, blue-and-wht illustrated endpapers. Story about events in small Indiana town, such as hog-driving, paddle wheelers, and Jenny Lind singing. 
Price: 15.09 USD
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38 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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39 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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40 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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