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1 Barker, Cicely Mary Fairy Places
New York, NY Frederick Warne & Co. 1993 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Barker, Cicely Mary 
unpaginated, cream-black boards w/purple-green pictorial front. From the Little Pop-up Books series. Paper engineering by Intervisual Books, Inc. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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2 Calkins, Frank Rocky Mountain Warden
New York, NY Alfred A. Knopf 1970 0394443187 / 9780394443188 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Fleming, Guy & Boker, Irving 
266 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering & blind stamped front cover, dj light brown w/dark brown lettering and illustrated front panel, photo of author on the back panel. The story of Frank Calkins begins as a rookie game warden assigned to northeastern Utah. This is his story as a game protector, learning to know the hazards, the rewards, and the ways of the Rocky Mountain wilderness. He acquired the arts and techniques of his profession - including the savvy to outsmart poachers, professional and occasional. light foxing to the endpapers. 
Price: 19.98 USD
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3 Crane, Walter Mr Michael Mouse unfolds his Tale : No. 4804
New York, NY Merrimack Publishing Corp. 1956 Reprint Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Illustrated 
unpaginated, grey-bwn SC wraps w/mouse on front in color. The book was reproduced f/original manuscript in collection of Mr. Catharine T. Patterson w/permission of Yale University Library. The story of young mouse found on the lawn that was brought into the house to live in comfort and his adventures. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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4 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar's Birthday Surprise
New York, NY Random House 1970 0394805917 / 9780394805917 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall de Brunhoff, Laurent 
unpaginated, yellow glossy full color pictorial boards, red-grey color illustrated endpapes. Queen Celeste decides to surprise King Babar with a statue of him for his birthday, but has a difficult time keeping it a secret. prev owner wrote on title page, corners bumped w/slight wear. 
Price: 8.46 USD
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5 De Brunhoff, Laurent Babar's Birthday Surprise
New York, NY Harry N. Abrams , Incorporated 2002 0810957132 / 9780810957138 First Thus Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall de Brunhoff, Laurent 
unpaginated, glossy yellow-blu full color illustrated dj & boards, red-grey-light brown-green color illustrated endpapers. Queen Celeste decides to surprise King Babar with a statue of him for his birthday, but has a difficult time keeping it a secret. 
Price: 18.28 USD
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6 De Brunhoff, Laurent and translated by Haas, Merle Babar Visits Another Planet
New York, NY Random House 1972 0394824296 / 9780394824291 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" de Brunhoff, Laurent 
unpaginated, blu-red-yel-green boards w/wht spine w/black-red lettering, w/blu endpapers illustrated w/grey elephants. Babar and his family are kidnapped and taken to a strange planet. prev owner wrote on front cover with ink & marker, boards some soiling. 
Price: 4.21 USD
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7 Edens, Cooper Santa Cow Island
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1994 0671883194 / 9780671883195 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good+ Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Lane, Daniel 
unpaginated, glossy yel-blu-red boards & dj w/color pictorial front & back. Mounted on the flying Santa Cows, the Schwartzes travel to the South Seas for New Year's vacation.  
Price: 11.86 USD
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8 Edens, Cooper Santa Cow Studios
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1995 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good+ Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Lane, Daniel 
unpaginated, glossy blu-yel boards & dj w/color pictorial front & back. On a boring New Year's Day, the Santa Cows whisk the Schwartz family away on a tour of the Santa Cow Movie Studio, complete w/screenings of such films as "Cowsablanca@ and "It's an Udderful Life."  
Price: 7.61 USD
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9 Grey, Zane Tales of the Angler's Eldorado New Zealand
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Hard Cover Good Fair Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos by Grey, Zane and Drawings By Phares, Frank E. 
228 pp, blue clothcovered boards w/light blue-white pictorial endpapers, dj red-grey-gilt-white w/black and white pictorial front panel w/white rear panel w/text and gilt spine w/black lettering. The author describes his adventures in the waters of New Zealand. He describes landing a nine hundred and seventy-six pound marlin, plus other huge fish abounding in the salt waters, mako, swordfish, kingfish, yellowtail. He describes the scenic beauty of lakes, snow-capped mountains next to active volcanos, strange birds and flowers, Maori county. dj stain on bottom 3" of rear panel, dj chips missing on bottom 1/2" of rear panel, dj missing front bottom right corner 4", dj chipped on top & bottom edges of the dj, rubbed and worn on dj spine edges, chipped 2" on the top edge of the dj rear panel, rubbed & worn at top & bottom of the spine, stained on the bottom edge of the rear board, prev owner wrote name & date on the front flyleaf. 
Price: 26.78 USD
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10 Hart, Col. Joseph C. Miriam Coffin : or the Whale-Fishermen: a Tale
San Francisco, CA H.R. Coleman 1872 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
336 pp, two volumes in one, grey cloth boards w/pastedown label on spine. Historical novel about Nantucket whaling industry, believed to be one of the first novels written about the American whaling industry. The original work was published in 1834. pastedown label on spine chipped, prev owner wrote on ffep, slight wear to the corners, some waviness to pages. 
Price: 52.28 USD
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11 Haywood, Carolyn "B" is for Betsy
New York, NY Harcourt, Brace & Company 1939 3rd Printing Hard Cover Fair+  No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Haywood, Carolyn 
159 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black deco & letters, illustrated endpapers. One of the Betsy series books. The adventures of Betsy as she goes to school, meets Ellen, watches tadpoles grow up and other adventures. Book is missing the half title page in the front otherwise very good.  
Price: 38.25 USD
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12 Hunter, Jana Novotny Ghost Games
New York, NY Delacorte Press 1993 0385307012 / 9780385307017 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine  Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Porter, Sue 
unpaginated, blu-green-wht-brown color illustrated front panel w/wht-blu-brown-yel color illustrated rear panel & spine w/black lettering on dj and boards. After searching for a playmate, a little ghost finds a real girl and together they play ghost games all through the night.  
Price: 14.40 USD
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13 Jordan, Nina R. The story of the Little Red Hen : W739D
Racine, WI Whitman Publishing Company 1932 Hard Cover Good-  No Jacket 24mo - over 5 - 6" Tall Illustrated 
unpaginated, aqua-yel boards w/color illustrated front & back covers, color illustrated endpapers. two pages w/color illustrations followed by two pages w/black-and-white illustrations in the text. The characters are illustrated as sewn animal characters. Collection of two stories: The Story of The Little Red Hen & The Little Red Hen and The Fox. spine covering missing, conrers worn, boards soiled, prev owner colored on two pages w/red crayon, prev owner wrote name on the FPD.  
Price: 10.62 USD
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14 Keene, Carolyn The Sierra Gold Mystery : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9223
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1961 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
179 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on the spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #23 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The girls hunt for a cache of gold nuggets hidden in the Sierras in 1849. Authentic locations enhance this tale. Muriel Thebaut, an actual resident of Volcano, California, who worked as a guide to the Gold Coutnry, appears as a character in this bookl.  
Price: 36.12 USD
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15 Keene, Carolyn, The Secret at Lone Tree Cottage : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9202
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1934 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good-  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. ca 1961 edition. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 218 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #2 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The Danas rescue their kidnapped English teacher and her niece. slight edge wear.  
Price: 13.39 USD
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16 Lynch, V. E. Thrilling Adventures : Guiding, Trapping, Big Game Hunting : From the Rio Grande to the Wilds of Maine
Privately Printed 1928 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Photos 
xii, 174 pp, (2), green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & black illustrated front. The author spent thirty-five years on the trail of a trap line, hunting & guiding big game hunters from the Rio Grande to the wilderness along the St. John River of Aroostook County, Maine. He grew up in the Ozark hills of Missouri. This is the story of his hunting, fishing, trapping, & guiding adventures. slight wear to the corners.  
Price: 77.78 USD
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17 McCormick, Wilfred Fielder's Choice : a Bronc Burnett Story : Book 3
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 ca 1964 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall 
180 pp, red composition boards w/black lettering w/color illustrated front, list of books on back cover. Third book in the series. The Senora New Mexico team is going to Denver to be in the Regional Tournament. Mattson 16000-3 format #5, Axe pg 84. back cover lists twelve baseball books, seven football and one scouting book. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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18 McCormick, Wilfred The Throwing Catcher : a Bronc Burnett Story : Book 20 #8420
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1964 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall 
177 pp, red composition boards w/black lettering w/color illustrated front, list of books on back cover. Twentieth book in the series. The setting for the book is Wasjhington, D.C., where Bronc and his fellow Sonorans have been chosen to represent America in a return three-game series against Montreal, the champions of eastern Canada. Mattson 16000-20 format #5, Axe pg 84. back cover lists twelve baseball books, seven football and one scouting book. some rubbing & wear to the boards 
Price: 23.80 USD
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19 Wells, Rosemary Max's Chocolate Chicken
New York, NY Dial books f/young Readers 1989 0803705859 / 9780803705852 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Wells, Rosemary Signed by Author
unpaginated, green-wht boards & dj w/color illustrated front & back, SIGNED by the author on the title page, endpapers illustrated in color. When Max goes on an egg hunt with his sister Ruby, he finds everything but Easter eggs. 
Price: 16.79 USD
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20 Wood, Captain John R. w/Parker, Robert E. Texas Game Warden My Story
Lubbock, TX Cotten Publishing Co. 1994 0925854115 / 9780925854117 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good++ Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xv, 200 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep & author's business card tipped in below inscription & signature, glossy white dj w/color pictorial front panel w/blu-red-black lettering. The book has two parts - part one: life and times and part two: the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife. prev owner stamped his name & address on the fore edge. 
Price: 156.83 USD
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