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41 Aldridge, Janet, Illustrated by Frontispiece THE MEADOW-BROOK GIRLS IN THE HILLS or the missing pilot of the White Mountains
Akron, OH: The Saalfield Publishing Co, 1914 
HB. Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 250 pp, green-black papercovered boards, pages yellowing, worn edges, prev owner wrote on FPD 
Price: 5.91 USD
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42 Alexander, Frances Pebbles from a Broken Jar : Fables and Hero Stories from Old China
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc, 1967 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall w/scissor-cuts Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
29 pp, green cloth boards, w/black lettering & black deco on front, inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page. A collection of 18 short legends of ancient china. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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43 Alexander, Frances Pebbles from a Broken Jar : Fables and Hero Stories from Old China
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1963 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall w/scissor-cuts Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
31 pp, green cloth boards, w/black lettering & deco on the front cover, inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page. A collection of 18 short legends of ancient china. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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44 Alexander, Frances The Diamond Tree
Austin, TX Francis Alexander 1970 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Signed by Author
39 pp, green cloth boards w/black letters & deco, SIGNED by author on the title page. Collection of poems. 
Price: 21.25 USD
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45 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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46 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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47 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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48 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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49 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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50 Allen, T.D. Arrow VI
T.D. Allen 1974 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Narrow 12mo - Over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Color Illustrations 
66 pp, red simulated leather boards, w/pastedown picture on the front cover. The book is a creative writing project among Bureau of Indian Affairs Schools United States Department of Interior. This is the last issue of Arrow, due to government funding being cutoff for the project. The students from the various schools were encouraged to write poems and stories. 
Price: 14.41 USD
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51 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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52 Allingham, William, Illustrated by Hague, Michael THE FAIRIES
New York, NY: Henry Holt & Co, 1989 
HB. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. unpaginated, maroon boards, dj wht-orange w/pictorial front. An illustrated version of the nineteenth-century poem about the "little men" and the mischief that they do. 
Price: 22.74 USD
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53 Allstrom, Elizabeth Song's Along the Way
New York, NY Abingdon Press 1961 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Woodcuts by Silverman, Mel 
64 pp, yellow brown cloth covered boards w/blu lettering & design, brown-wht-blu-black illustrated endpapers, dj brown-blu-black-wht w/color wraparound illustration. Before there was a bible the ancient people of Israel sang psalms that expressed a love of God and confidence in his care for them. prev owner wrote on the ffep, some wear to the corners of the dj. 
Price: 7.01 USD
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54 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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55 Alter, Judy The Texas ABC Book
Fort Worth, TX Picnic Press 1981 0938150014 / 9780938150015 First Edition Soft Cover w/staples Very Good+ No Jacket Oblong 24mo - from 5" to 6" Jackson, Sally 
unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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56 Alter, Judy The Texas ABC Book
Fort Worth, TX Picnic Press 1981 0938150014 / 9780938150015 First Edition Soft Cover w/staples Very Good+ No Jacket Oblong 24mo - from 5" to 6" Jackson, Sally 
unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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57 Alter, Judy The Texas ABC Book
Fort Worth, TX Picnic Press 1981 0938150014 / 9780938150015 First Edition Soft Cover w/staples Very Good+ No Jacket Oblong 24mo - from 5" to 6" Jackson, Sally 
unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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58 Ames, Gerald and Wyler, Rose The First People in the World
New York, NY Harper & Brothers Publishers 1958 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Weisgard, Leonard 
48 pp, quarterbound w/green-brown-white papercovered front panel and w/black clothcovered spine, green rear panel. Story about the early people and animals of the world. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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59 Ames, Lee J. Animal Art
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1974 0385242271 / 9780385242271 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Ames, Lee J. 
unpaginated, red papercovered boards. Author compiled group of fifty assorted animals to draw, w/step- by-step instructions. dj small tear on front, dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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60 Ames, Lee J. Draw 50 Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals
Garden City, NY Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1977 1977 0385111347 / 9780385111348 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Ames, Lee J. 
unpaginated, blu boards w/silver lettering. Step-by-step insturctions for drawing different dinosaurs & other prehistoric animals. prev owner's name on FPD, slight wear on the corners. 
Price: 13.39 USD
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