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201 Barrett, John Tthe Easter Bear
Chicago, IL Childrens Press 1981 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Rick Reinert Productions 
unpaginated, white boards w/pictorial front. Book features Ted E. Bear. Story about rabbits going on strike & so bears start to make the Easter eggs, but Ted settles the strike and the bears and rabbits work together on the Easter eggs. slight shelf wear bottom corners. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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202 Barrett, Sean Gurps Lensman : Starkly Astounding Space-Opera Adventure
Austin, TX Steve Jackson Games 1993 1556342837 / 9781556342837 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Smith, Dan & Pearcy, Derek & Freas, Kelly 
Soft Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket. 1st Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". 128 pp, black SC wraps w/red-yel lettering on the spine w/color illustrated front & back. Based on the classic novels by E.E. "Doc" Smith. Story of the Lensmen who are responsible for the defense of civilization. 
Price: 30.18 USD
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203 Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan
New York, NY Henry Holt & Company 1987 0805002766 / 9780805002768 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Hague, Michael Signed by Illustrator
158 pp, quarterbound w/pale yel boards w/maroon cloth covered spine, SIGNED by the illustrator on the title page, dj pink w/black lettering w/color illustrated front panel. The book is based on J. M. Barrie's famous play and is filled with unforgettable characters: Petre Pan, Tinker Bell, Captain Hook, Wendy, John and Michael. 
Price: 95.63 USD
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204 Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1910 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Rackham, Arthur 
(12), 126 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering and color illustrated pastedown on the front cover. The book contains sixteen full page color plates with captioned tissue guards. The adventures of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens in London. The portion of Barrie's Little White Bird featuring Peter Pan was published as Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. worn at top and bottom of the spine and corners, some chipping to the finish on the front cover, prev owner wrote on the FPD. 
Price: 233.75 USD
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205 Barrie, J. M. The Little Minister
New York, NY Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1891 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
[4], 311 pp, green clothcovered boards w/embossed gilt decoration & lettering, T.E.G. (top edge gilt), w/13 plates, reprint of Street & Smith of New York. A love story set in the Scotch village of Thrums and about the middle of the last century. The hero, Gavin Dishart, is a boy preacher of twenty-one, small of statue but great in authority. Grouped about him are his people, who watch him w/vigilance, ready to adore, critize, and interfere. Across his path and into his life dances Babbie, the Egyptian, in a wild gipsy frock. prev owner's name on ffep, small tear on spine. 
Price: 50.58 USD
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206 Barrie, J.M. The Little White Bird : or Adventures in Kensington Gardens
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1926 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece & Map 
286 pp, dark green boards w/mylar cover. 
Price: 27.63 USD
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207 Barrie, J.M. Tommy and Grizel
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1900 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Partridge, Bernard 
288 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/green-red-gilt decoration on the front cover w/gilt lettering. A character study of Thomas Sandys and of Grizel, who adores him and studies his every act and motive. Tommy is a creature of ever-varying moods and possessed of a genius which unfits him for practical life. small tear on fore edge of the front cover. 
Price: 16.96 USD
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208 Barrier, J. Michael & Williams, Martin T. A Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Comics
New York, NY Smithsonian Institution Press and Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1981 0874742285 / 9780874742282 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
336 pp, black cloth covered boards w/light yel lettering on the spine, yel endpapers, glossy black dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels of comic strips. The book is a tribute to the fun and creativity of the comic strip's offshoot, the comic book. It presents outstanding features published in American comic books from near their beginnings (1938) to the advent of the Comics Code (1955). The book contains thirty-two complete stories - almost 300 pages in color. All are reproduced from their first comic-book printings. dj small wrinkles at top of the dj spine, small tear on top front edge of the dj. 
Price: 9.78 USD
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209 Barrows, Marjorie The Bright-Eye Book #700
Chicago, IL Reuben H. Lilja & Co., Inc. 1941 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Winter, Milo 
unpaginated, blu-green-yel-red color illustrated front & rear panels, the front cover and pages have round die-cut opening for an eye that is pasted down on the last page. The eye shows as an eye for a cat, robin, fish, puppy, hoot owl, lamb, duck and a squirrel. 
Price: 25.50 USD
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210 Barrows, Marjorie The Organ grinders' Garden : Poems Younger Children Love
New York, NY Rand McNally & Co. 1938 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Evers, Helen & Alf 
unpaginated, blu-green-yel-red color illustrated front & rear panels, the front cover and pages have round die-cut opening for an eye that is pasted down on the last page. The eye shows as an eye for a cat, robin, fish, puppy, hoot owl, lamb, duck and a squirrel. 
Price: 21.25 USD
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211 Barrows, Marjorie and Cavanah, Frances The Child Life Mystery-Adventure Book
New York, NY Rand, McNally and Company 1936 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Illustrated 
96 pp, red-blk boards w/illustrated front of three children looking at a treasure chest by candle light, blu-wht illustrated endpapers. Collection of favorite stories for boys and girls, by various authors such as Bess Ann Elliot, Florence Choate, Vere Krog, Paul Gilbert, Janet Shaw, Larua Long and others. rubbed on extremi, prev owner wrote name on title page. 
Price: 10.16 USD
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212 Base, Graeme The Eleventh Hour : a curious Mystery
New York, NY Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ 1989 0810908514 / 9780810908512 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme Signed by Author
unpaginated, glossy maroon boards & dj w/wht lettering on the spine, w/full color illustrated front cover, SIGNED by the author & small drawing of elephant by signature . The elephant turns 11 & celebrates by inviting his friends, none of the 11 animals is above suspicion w/clock strikes the Eleventh Hour. prev owner wrote on the ffep, small chip at top back cover front. 
Price: 29.54 USD
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213 Base, Graeme The Eleventh Hour : a curious Mystery
New York, NY Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ. 1989 0810908514 / 9780810908512 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme 
unpaginated, glossy maroon boards w/blue spine & wht lettering on the spine, w/full color illustrated front cover . The elephant turns 11 & celebrates by inviting his friends, none of the 11 animals is above suspicion w/clock strikes the Eleventh Hour. bottom back corner bumped 
Price: 9.78 USD
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214 Base, Graeme The Eleventh Hour : a curious Mystery
New York, NY Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ. 1989 0810932652 / 9780810932654 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme 
unpaginated, glossy maroon boards w/blue spine & wht lettering on the spine, w/full color illustrated front cover . An elephant's eleventh birthday party is marked by eleven games preceding the banquet to be eaten at the eleventh hour, but when the time comes to eat arrives, the birthday feast has disappeared. The reader is invited to guess the thief. the solution has been opened prev owner wrote on the ffep, small tear on dj rear panel fore edge.. 
Price: 11.01 USD
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215 Base, Graeme The Eleventh Hour : a curious Mystery
New York, NY Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ. 1993 0810932652 / 9780810932654 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme 
unpaginated, glossy maroon boards w/blue spine & wht lettering on the spine, w/full color illustrated front cover . An elephant's eleventh birthday party is marked by eleven games preceding the banquet to be eaten at the eleventh hour, but when the time comes to eat arrives, the birthday feast has disappeared. The reader is invited to guess the thief. the solution has been opened 
Price: 9.78 USD
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216 Base, Graeme The Eleventh Hour : a curious Mystery
New York, NY Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ. 1993 0810932652 / 9780810932654 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme 
unpaginated, glossy maroon boards w/blue spine & wht lettering on the spine, w/full color illustrated front cover . An elephant's eleventh birthday party is marked by eleven games preceding the banquet to be eaten at the eleventh hour, but when the time comes to eat arrives, the birthday feast has disappeared. The reader is invited to guess the thief. the solution has been opened 
Price: 9.78 USD
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217 Base, Graeme The Sign of the Seahorse : a Tale of Greed and High Adventure in Two Acts
New York, NY Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1992 0810938251 / 9780810938250 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme Signed by Author
unpaginated, glossy green boards w/wht lettering on the spine & w/color pictorial front, dj green w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front & back, color illustrated endpapers, SIGNED by the author and drew small drawing of a fish. . The inhabitants of a coral reef are threatened when a shady real estate deal started by the greedy Grouper floods their area with poisonous waste. 
Price: 28.01 USD
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218 Base, Graeme The Sign of the Seahorse : a Tale of Greed and High Adventure in Two Acts
New York, NY Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1992 0810938251 / 9780810938250 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Base, Graeme Signed by Author
unpaginated, glossy green boards w/wht lettering on the spine & w/color pictorial front, dj green w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front & back, color illustrated endpapers, SIGNED by the author and drew small drawing of a fish. . The inhabitants of a coral reef are threatened when a shady real estate deal started by the greedy Grouper floods their area with poisonous waste. prev owner wrote on ffep. 
Price: 25.93 USD
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219 Bash, Barbara DESERT GIANT the World of the Saguaro Cactus
San Francisco, CA Sierra Club Books 1989 0316083011 / 9780316083010 7th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
unpaginated, green papercovered boards, dj blu w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & back, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on half title page, author also drew drawing of Saguaro Cactus by her signature. The book documents the life cycle and ecosystem of the giant saguaro cactus and the desert animals it helps to support. dj price-clipped, prev owner's name on FPD. 
Price: 28.48 USD
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220 Basile, Giambattista and adapted by Taylor, John Edward Petrosinella
New York, NY Frederick Warne & Co., Inc. 1981 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Stanley, Diane 
unpaginated, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, spine faded, some soiling to the boards. In this version of Rapunzel, the heroine breaks the enchantment put on her by the ogress who keeps her prisoner with the aid of three acorns. 
Price: 9.56 USD
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