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THE MAN WHO TRICKED A GHOST

By: Yep, Laurence, Illustrated by Seltzer, Isadore

Price: $12.33

Publisher: BridgeWater Books, 2003:

Seller ID: 028259


HB. Near Fine/Very Good+. 3rd Printing. Sm4to from 9" to 11". unpaginated, glossy brown-black boards & dj w/light orange lettering w/full color wraparound illustration. Sung, a brave man who is not afraid of ghosts, meets one on a dark road and tricks it into revealing its secret weakness. View more info

The Little Humpbacked Horse

By: Yershov, Pyotr & translated by Zellikoff, Louis

Price: $21.21

Publisher: Moscow, Russia, Raduga Publishers: 1988

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 050008

ISBN: 5050016975

Condition: Very Good


104 pp, glossy orange-white-brown-red-blue-black color illustrated front & rear panels w/wht spine w/black-red lettering. The story of the three sons of an aged peasant. The youngest son, Ivan, rides a white mare and is granted a pair of handsome steeds and a small horse with two humps on his little back and long ears. View more info

Miz Berlin Walks

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $22.53

Publisher: New York, NY, Philomel Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011738

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, brn-yel boards & dj w/color wraparound pictorial. Mary Louise gradually gets to know and love her elderly neighbor lady who tells wonderful stoires as she wallks around the block of her Virginia home. View more info

The Sea Man

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $11.26

Publisher: New York, NY, Philomel Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012659

ISBN: 0399229396

Condition: Near Fine


41 pp, green boards w/silver letters, green dj w/light green letters & pictorial front. In 1663, sailors aboard a Dutch ship, capture a creature, half man and half fish, the superstitious crewmen want to kill it, except for a young cabin boy who believes that the creature deserves to live. View more info

Not One Damsel in Distress : World Folktales for Strong Girls

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $14.41

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019564

ISBN: 0152020470

Condition: Near Fine


xii, 116 pp, quarterbound boards w/blue papercovered boards w/red cloth spine w/gilt letters, dj blue-tan w/color pictorial front. A collection of thirteen traditional tales from various parts of the world, each of whose main characters is a fearless, strong, heroic, and resourceful woman. View more info

Ring out! : A Book of Bells

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $12.33

Publisher: New York, NY, Seabury Press: 1974

Seller ID: 032144

ISBN: 0816431272

Condition: Very Good+


128 pp, green cloth covered boards w/orange-green dj w/wht lettering. The book presents the development and uses of bells and their effect on man's life over the centuries through a combination of folktales and facts. tear on dj rear panel repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in mylar protector. View more info

Brothers of the Wind

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Philomel Books: 1981

Seller ID: 032798

ISBN: 0399207872

Condition: Very Good+


39 pp, red boards, glossy blu-orange dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels w/orange spine w/black lettering, blue endpapers. A slave boy runs away with a winged horse that displeases his Sheik and presents the horse to the ailing Caliph who puts off dying until the horse is old enough to ride. View more info

The Girl Who Cried Flowers and Other Tales

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $21.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1974

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 049058

ISBN: 0690002165

Condition: Very Good+


[8], 56 pp, brown papercovered boards w/blindstamped front panel, white-black dj w/red-green-black-white illustrated front & rear panels. Collection of five tales of haunting strangeness and mysterious adventure. They are: The Girl who Cried Flowers, Dawn-Strider, Silent Bianca, The Weaver of Tomorrow, and The Lad who Stared Everyone Down. dj price-clipped, prev owner wrote ffep. View more info

LITTLE LUCY'S WONDERFUL GLOBE

By: Yonge, Charlotte M., Illustrated by Frolich, L.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1914:

Seller ID: 004765


HB. Very Good/No Jacket. new editiion. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 140 pp, 13 ad pp, green cloth bds w/cream deco & ltrs, spine slight soiling, some foxing fore edge & head. Lucy gets sick & asks for a globe, when she looks a different country a child from that country appears & their country for her adventures. The countries are South Seas, Italy, Greenland, Tyrol, Africa, Lapalanders, China, Kamschatka, Turkey, Switzerland, Cossack, Spain, Germany, France, and an American. View more info

THE MIAMI GIANT

By: Yorinks, Arthur

Price: $12.54

Publisher: New York, NY, HarperCollins Publishers, 1995: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032564

ISBN: 0062050680

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy blu-yel-red-black color illustrated boards & dj front & rear w/tan spine w/black lettering. Hand lettered by Jeanyee wong. Michael Di Capua Books. Giuseppe sets off from Italy to look for China, instead he discovers Miami and the lost tribe of the dancing giants, the mishbookers of Miami. Hanrahan A143 states "First Edition, 1995" on the copyright page and has correct price on the dj front flap. View more info

Mommy?

By: Yorinks, Arthur

Price: $63.75

Publisher: Michael di Capua Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Paper Engineering Designer

Seller ID: 036349

ISBN: 0439880505

Condition: Near Fine


12 pp, grey-brown-wht -purple-green-yel-red color illustrated boards & spine, SIGNED bookplate by paper engineer designer, w/12 pop-ups which includes the 6 main pop-ups. This is the first Sendak pop-up. The story of a young boy looking for his mother. The monsters are just going about their business when a plucky little boy wanders into their cuckoo house. View more info

IT HAPPENED IN PINSK

By: Yorinks, Arthur, Illustrated by Egielski, Richard

Price: $27.63

Publisher: New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1983:

Seller ID: 030889


Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1st Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". unpaginated, brown cloth covered boards, dj grey w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel. Irv Irving, a shoe salesman, complains about his lot in life. Then one morning he settles down to his breakfast only to discover he is missing his head. Irv's wife makes him a makeshift head out of old socks and a pillowcase. Irv searches the city for his head. dj price-clipped, and some rubbing, small tear on two of the corners, dj in mylar protector. View more info

Kim's Cookbook for Young People

By: Young, Doris B.

Price: $4.68

Publisher: Pawtuckett, RI, Red Farm Studios: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039797

Condition: Fair


49 pp, tan SC wraps w/wht plastic comb w/color illustrated front panel and light blu back panel, eight full page color illustrations in the text. The book is divided into five sections: breakfast, luncheon, dinner, snacks and index. missing last nine pages and rear cover. View more info

S is for Show Me : a Missouri Alphabet

By: Young, Judy

Price: $29.33

Publisher: Chelsea, MI, Sleeping Bear Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 020744

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy brown paper covered boards w/light tan lettering w/color pictorial front & back, dj brown w/light tan lettering & color pictorial front & back. Author & Illustrator SIGNED on the title page. Various objects, places, people, and animals associated with the state of Missouri are presented in short rhymes with added commentary and are used to illustrate the alphabet. View more info

Miss Suzy

By: Young, Miriam

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Parents' Magazine Press: 1964

Seller ID: 017544

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, orange-blk boards w/color pictorial front of squirrel w/two toy soldiers, color illustrated endpapers. Story of little grey squirrel who was chased from her home by six quarrelsome red squirrels, and moved into a dollhouse in a deserted house. She opens a box of toy soldiers and they move in with her. slight shelf rubbing to bottom edges. View more info

Miss Suzy

By: Young, Miriam

Price: $29.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Parents' Magazine Press: 1964

Seller ID: 018636

Condition: Good-


unpaginated, orange-blk boards w/color pictorial front of squirrel w/two toy soldiers, color illustrated endpapers. Story of little grey squirrel who was chased from her home by six quarrelsome red squirrels, and moved into a dollhouse in a deserted house. She opens a box of toy soldiers and they move in with her. corners worn, some wear to edges, prev owner wrote on front free endpaper w/red pencil, prev owner wrote name on title page, slight soiling to covers. View more info

Miss Suzy

By: Young, Miriam

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Parents' Magazine Press: 1964

Seller ID: 039141

Condition: Good-


unpaginated, orange-blk boards w/color pictorial front of squirrel w/two toy soldiers, color illustrated endpapers. Story of little grey squirrel who was chased from her home by six quarrelsome red squirrels, and moved into a dollhouse in a deserted house. She opens a box of toy soldiers and they move in with her. prev owner's name stamped on ffep, some rubbing to the edges View more info

Miss Suzy

By: Young, Miriam

Price: $76.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Parents' Magazine Press: 1964

Seller ID: 040309

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, orange-blk boards w/color pictorial front of squirrel w/two toy soldiers, color illustrated endpapers. Story of little grey squirrel who was chased from her home by six quarrelsome red squirrels, and moved into a dollhouse in a deserted house. She opens a box of toy soldiers and they move in with her. slight shelf rubbing to the corners. View more info

NOT FOR CHILDREN

By: Young, Roland w/intro by Lardner, Ring

Price: $12.54

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc. 1945:

Seller ID: 021145


HB. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. unpaginated, quarterbound w/dark tan papercovered boards w/black cloth spine, red-black illustration on front cover & black illustration & lettering on back, red & wht illustrated eps, corners worn top front. View more info

The Tale of Master Egor

By: Yudin, Georgi and translated by Cook-Horujy, K.M.

Price: $16.11

Publisher: Moscow, Russia, Raduga Publishers: 1988

Seller ID: 016455

Condition: Very Good


110 pp, red-wht boards w/color pictorial front & back, color illustrated endpapers. Adventures of Egor or Egorka a young boy who looked at the beauty of nature & grew up to paint. View more info