A Modern Cinderella or Little Old Shoe  Louisa M Alcott  Henry Altemus  Hardcover  Fair  $32.00
 1904. Light blue cloth cover with pictorial past-on illustrating young Cinderella at an ironing board. Gold lettering on front cover and more faded on spine. Worn on edges. Inside, decorative endpages, with previous owner book plate in lower front endpage corner. Owner name in script on next blank page. Full color frontispiece. And black and white illustrations through out by Winfield S Lukens, "From original drawings". 91 pages. Some stapled signatures coming loose. Back endpage is worn along outside edge and has a stamp "See list and Price in Front" made by a bookseller from ages past.
   A Shakers Dozen  Kathleen Thorne-thomsen  Chronicle Books  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $6.00
 1999. Pictorial hardcover with lovely, bright dust jacket. Illustrated endpages depict primitive drawings of animals. This is a counting book from one to twelve, each number represented by something from the sensible beauty and wisdom of the Shaker tradition. Beautiful photographs, and engaging afterword give context to the people and objects herewith. Was $15.95, now only 6.00!
   ABC Bunny  Wanda GAG  Scholastic  Paperback  Very Good  $10.00
 1990. 1st Scholastic printing. Vivid paper, illustrated cover of this remarkable and delightful children's alphabetic book. Scarce in early editions. Clean, free from previous owner marks. Includes the musical scale for the ABC Song. Very wonderful book by the Gags.
   Adam Lee  Bertha & Ernest Cobb  Arlo Publishing Co.  Hardcover  Very Good  $8.00
 1938. Illustrated with pen drawings by Lucy Doane. Boy's adventures in America during the Revolutionary War. Bright orange cover with black illustration. No DJ. Corners bumped, a little soil on cover. Clean & free of marks inside.
   Adventure Girls in the Air  Clair Blank  Saalfield  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 1936. Deep maroon, textured covers with vibrant black lettering on front and spine. Inside, pages are well browned and fragile. B&W frontispiece. Dust jacket is the best part of the book, with a colorful, dramatic illustration of a young girl parachuting through the air. DJ is slightly worn at edges, has a scuff mark mid-spine, otherwise clean and good. No previous owner marks.
   Air Monster  Edwin Green  Goldsmith  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 1932. Breight red cloth hardcover, with vibrant black lettering on spine and front. Very little edgewear, mostly at corners. Dust jacket is dramatic and colorul, but worn on edges with some chips at corner, top spine and a large chip at lower spine, about 3/4" high by 2" wide. Inside, pages have browned dramatically (cheap wartime paper) but pages are free from any previous owner marks. Spine, binding - secure and sturdy.
   Ancient Celtic Festivals  Claire Walker Leslie  Inner Traditions  Hardcover  New  $10.00
 2001. Pictorial hardcover. No dust jacket (as issued). Nifty illustrations by Leslie throughout. And the text is informative and education while still being presented in a style that is engaging and entertaining. AUTOGRAPHED by both Leslie and her co-author Frank E Gerace. When man lived closer to the land, the changing seasons were often the impetus behind festivals and holiday gatherings. Recommended and hey a great way to find out a bit about the origins of our most traditional holidays.
   Animal Lore and Disorder  James Riddell  Atrium Press  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 This book is so much fun. There is a page of text on the left and a picture of the animal and its name on the right but the pages are split in half so you can mix and match. Some wear and soil.
   Animals and Their Babies  jeanette smith  American Education Press, Inc  Paperback  Good  $18.50
 1934, Unity Study Books No. 208, 36 page stable-bound phamplet, with illustrated blue paper covers, and illustrations throught. A elementary youth primer. Booklet is worn and browned around the edges, interior pages have darkened, but otherwise clean and sturyd little copy.
   Animals in the Stars  Gregory Crawford  Bear & Co / Inner Traditions  Hardcover  New  $15.95
More about this bookThis exciting picture book, subtitled, "Chinese Astrology for Children" is not only a working overview of the Chinese zodiac and a legend of it's creation, it is a compendium of inspired folktales based on the traditional animal stories of China. It includes an easy-to-read chart for finding your animal year and descriptions of the character traits of each animal. Gregory Crawford lives and draws in nearby Gaysville, Vermont so we are especially proud of the dynamic illustrations that grace each page of this special book. Click on image to read more…….
   Art Lesson  Tomie dePaola  G.P. Putnams Sons  Hardcover  Very Good  $60.00
 1989 3rd Printing - Sigend and dated '91 by Tomie dePaola. Clean and crisp.
   Baby Elephant's Trunk  Sesyle Joslin  Harcourt Brace  Hardcover  Good  $6.00
 1961. Stated First Edition. Illustrations by Leonard Weisgard. Ex-library with the usual marks, stamps etc. A little soil on some pages. Spine is faded.
   Bambi's Children  Felix Salten  Grosset and Dunlap    Good  $0.00
 1939.Bright green cloth over baords with brown embossed lettering and picture on front and spine. Modest wear on edges, especially at heel and head of spine. Inside, pictorial endpages show young deer leaping across the page. Black and white frontispiece. Illsutrated by Kurt Wiese and Erna Pinner. B&W illustrations throughout. No previous owner marks. Clean and sturdy volume.
   Beauty and the Beast  Nancy Willard  Harcourt Brace  Hardcover  Very Good  $48.00
 1992. Signed by the author. A very nice copy. Illustrations by Barry Moser. There is sort of a bleeding of color on the inside front endpaper near inside spine. DJ has shelf wear.
   Billy Whiskers' Twins  Frances Trego Montgomery  Saalfield Publishing Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $28.00
 1911. Beautiful color plates by N.M. Pairpoint. Binding is fragile, cover is very worn but still bright blue with some gilt.
   Blue-Ribbon Henry  Mary Calhoun  Morrow  Hardcover  New  $5.00
 Illustrated by Erick Ingraham. The adventures of Henry the cat at the local country fair. Very much fun and kids just love this generous and energetic story. Was $16.00, now only 5.00!
   Book of Betty Barber  Maggie Browne  Gorham Press  Hardcover  Good  $680.00
 Illustrated by Arthur Rackham - 6 color plates - 12 B & W illustrations. 130 pages. Says Boston - Richard G. Badger - The Gorham Press and further inside it says Printed at the Ballantyne Press - London England. Brown cover with black text and color illustration. Pages yellowed, cover edges worn, one pencil mark on inside front cover. We can send a photo if you'd like.
   Boy Mechanic   Popular Mechanics  Popular Mechanics  Hardcover  Fair  $34.50
 1960, 11th Printing, A completely New and Revised Edition, More than 500 projects for the Young Home Craftsman. Fully illustrated with Photos, Drawings, and Diagrams. 312 ppges, Bright yellow illustrated board covers with black and red designs. Worns on edges, especially at upper and lower spine. All else good, binding sturdy and free from any previous owner marks.
   Boys of the Ages  Laura Woolsey Lord Scales  Ginn  Hardcover  Good  $12.00
 1922. Boys of the Ages Their Dreams and Their Crafts. Somewhat scarce. Illustrated. 212 pages. Small red book with black text & illustration on cover. Bookplate pasted inside. Cover a little scuffed.
   Brave Little Tailor  Jean Lee Latham  Bobbs Merrill  Hardcover  Fair  $4.75
 The Brave Little Tailor, Hansel and Gretel and Jack & the Beanstalk as retold by Jean Lee Latham. Quirky, colorful illustrations by Pablo Ramirez and Jose Correas. Grey cloth over boards, with illustrated paste-up on front. Title embossed in red. Front endpage has a crayon picture of a star and pink streamers. Otherwise inside is clean and unmarked. Very worn at upper and lower spine and corners. No dust jacket.
   Brothers in Arms  Lee Pennock Huntington  Countryman Press  Hardcover  Fair  $49.00
 1976. Bright red clothbound book. With some indications of water, mimiced on the dust jacket and somewhat, very modestly on the inside pages. X-lib with discard stamp on front endpage and pocket on rear endpage. The binding is super solid and the book is square and good. Jvenile historical fiction. Revolutionary War between the states and England. Rochester, Vermont connections. Illustrated by Florence B Karpin. Quite collectible, presumed first edition.
   Burgess Animal Book for Children  Thornton Burgess  Little Brown and Col.  Hardcover  Very Good  $45.00
 1927. Beautiful edition of one of the classic Burgess illustrations nature books for children. Deep breen pictorial covers with bright paste-down illustration of a regal moose. Exterior is worn on edges but the book is vibrant and bright, with gold lettering still shiny on front and spine. Inside, the pages are clean and free from any previous owner marks. Pages are clean throughout. Spine and binding quite sturdy and square.
   Burgess Bird Book for Children  Thorton W burgess  Little Brown  Hardcover  Fair  $15.00
 1920, Boston, Little Brown, 353 pages with beautiful color illustrations of birds thoughout including frontispiece of Creaker, the Purple Grackle. One of Burgess's most saught after books with lots of appeal. This is a much loved copies with a child's little quirky drawings complimenting the front paste-down illustration. The book's edges are scuffed and worn, the binding quite intact but creased in places, the front and back endpages are both kind of dirty with some (erased?) pencil markings. No previous owner name or x-lib markings though. The awesome illustrations are by Louis Agassiz Fuertes.
   Celery Stalks at Midnight  James Howe  Atheneum  Hardcover  Very Good  $69.00
 1983. First Edition - Signed by author. Clean and crisp. Blue cover with gilt illustration. No DJ.
   Charlie Brown's All Stars  Charles Schulz  World Pub Co  Hardcover  Very Good  $26.00
 1966. Stated First Edition. No marks. A little soil on cover.
   Child's Garden of Verses  Robert Lewis Stevenson  Rand McNally  Hardcover  Good  $28.00
 1919, Chicago & New York, Beautifully illustrated by Ruth Mary Hallock, some black and white, some in awesome color, 1 illustrated page is loose. Worn edges, but generally the book is quite sound.
   City in Winter  Mark Helprin  Viking/Ariel  Hardcover  New  $12.00
 An evocative story, illus by Chris Van Allsburg. A beautiful book for all ages, Mark Helprin's spellbinding tale reveals a city veiled in snow, at once divine and deadly. Stunning illustrations by Chris Van Allsburg lend a palpable richness to the story. First edition, hardcover.
   Clematos  Bertha B and Ernest Cobb  ARLO  Hardcover  Very Good  $69.00
 1950. Arlo Publishing Company. Book is inscribed "For Joan, Ernest Cobb, 1953" in pencil. Green cloth over boards, illustrated front cover is bright and clean. Slight wear on edges but all else vy good.
   Clouds Air and Wind  Eric Sloane  Devin Adair  Hardcover  Good  $135.00
 1941 - 4th Revised Edition. Collectible. Oversized. Full page illustrations in that classic bluish tint. Marvelous book ofr weather and/or flying enthusiasts. Pages clean. Inside flaps somewhat discolored. Cover is sturdy - corner points worn. No DJ. 76 pages.
   Complete Peddler's Pack  May Justus  University of Tennessee  Hardcover  Very Good  $26.00
 1967. Inscribed by the Illustrator Jean Tamburine. Games, song rhymes and riddles from mountain folklore. Some spotting but no markings - book is sturdy and crisp. DJ is worn and has some tears - now in protective cover.
   Conserving Rain Forests  Martin Banks  Raintree  Paperback  Very Good  $4.00
 A slender paperback book in the "Conserving Our World" series, this title puts forth a serious, well illustrated message about the need to conserve the tropical rain forest ecosphere.
   Convict's Child   A.L.O.E.  Gall and Inglis  Hardcover  Fair  $46.00
 Alternate title is Helmet of Hope. Some pencil marks inside - cover is worn and illustration is a little rubbed away but still has color and recognizable.
   Cornelli  Johanna Spyri  Burt  Hardcover  Fair  $20.00
 1920. A.L. Burt, Translated by Elisabeth P Stork and with an introduction by Charles Wharton Stork. Book is worn around the edges and illustrated color pastedown on front cover is well scuffed. Picture shows young children in an orchard shaking fruit down. Written by the same author of "Heidi" fame. Inside, there is an owner book plate on front endpage and some age marks and browning on interior pages.
   Cousin Grace  Sophie May  Lee and Shepard  Hardcover  Fair  $10.00
 1892. One of many in a popular children's storybook series. Interesting statemen on woman's right to vote in early dialogue. 183 pages. Binding starting to break. Owner inscription inside. Quite worn.
   Crow and Fox  Jan Thornhill  Greey de Pencier Books  Hardcover  Mint  $6.00
 "….and other Animal Tales". Classic animal folktales, retold and illustrated by Jan Thornhill. A beautiful hardcover picture book with illustrated cover and colorful, bold artwork throughout. No dust jacket. In her introduction, Thornhill says, "Long before they were ever written down, some tales had traveled by way of storytelling over mountain ranges and vast deserts, through rainforests and across oceans." Now only $6.00!
   Daddy Takes Us Hunting Birds  Howard R Garis  A L Burt  Hardcover  Very Good  $26.50
 1914. Beautiful book, deep green cloth with full pictorial pasted to front cover. Bright and vivid with extremely minor wear at corners. Matching dust jacket is less perfect but still enchanting - worn on all edges and especially faded on spine. Now in protective cover. Inside, the book is clean and unmarked. Marvelous color frontipiece of a young girl reaching towards a bird cage. Other B&W line drawings by EVA DEAN are found within the text.
   Daddy's Sword  Amy Le Feurve  Pickering and Inglis, LTD  Hardcover  Good  $12.00
 No pub date. London. Deep red cloth with image on front and black lettering on spine. Minor edgewear at corners and spine. Owner address sticker on inside front. Book is sturdy and clean. The color frontispiece is a precious, simple illustration with pastel colors. - Like something out of Dick and Jane. Somewhat scarce.
   Doll's House   unknown  Bancroft & Co.  Paperback  Good  $59.00
 Date and author unkown. Nifty early Pop-Up Book. Most of the pages (pops) are still in fairly good shape except for one that is torn and disconnected. There is wear and some creasing.
   Dr Art's Guide to Planet Earth  Art Sussman  Chelsea Green  Paperback  Mint  $14.95
 "This is an outstanding book. Vividly, clearly, and concisely, Art Sussman explains how our planet works and what can happen when the balance of nature is upset." - Jane Goodall. For earthlings ages 12 - 120. Wonderful organization of information and illustrations throughout. Great for educators.
   Echoes of Normandy  Laura Hayes and Roswell Fuller  Fuller    Very Good  $38.00
 1906. This imaginative, self-pulbisher volume is slender, 41 pages, light blue cloth over boards,with illustrated front cover. Book plate neatly pasted in on front endpage. Otherwise, interior is very clean.
   Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon  Jules Verne  Burt, A L  Hardcover  Fair  $20.00
 Circa 1900, no printed date. The other Jules Verne title!
   Enchanted Book  Janina Porazinska  Harcourt Brace Jovanovich  Hardcover  Very Good  $89.00
 1987. Stated First Edition. Signed by illustrator Jan Brett. Scarce - esp with signature. Clean and crisp inside. Corner points slightly worn. DJ has some cloudiness and a small tear at top in back.
   Facts and Fancies  William Dodge Lewis  John C Winston  Hardcover  Good  $23.50
 Co-authored with Albert Lindsay Rowland and part of the New Silent Readers, Basal Activity Series, Volume 4. Delightful turquoise and orange illustrations throughout. Decorated endpages. Grey cloth cover with bright red and black decorations/lettering on front and spine. Binding a bit wobbly but still okay and with clean, unmarked pages. No library markings or scribbles as is often the case with these primers. Lots of good learning opportunities - like how to use Native American sign language, earth magic, nature stories, why books have indexes, matching pictures and verse. 399 pages with dictionary and index.
   Fairweather Duck  Vincent G Dethier  Walker  Hardcover  Near Fine  $9.50
 1970. Book is in good condition, mustard yellow boards with an attractive dusta jacket in near fine condition. Black and white line drawing illustrations through the story. Very clean, sturdy and good.
   Feast of Light  Gunilla Norris  Knopf  Hardcover  Near Fine  $46.00
 1967. Signed. A delicate story of a young Swedish girl who moves ot America. Lovely binding and well preserved. Book is near fine - DJ has some wear and soil - now in protective cover.
   Fiddlestrings  Marquerite de Angeli  Doubleday  Hardcover  Very Good  $14.00
 1974. Pale green textured cloth with black lettering on spine. Minor discoloration along edges. Dust jacket is less good with small tears and creases along edges. But still a great dust jacket illustration and now in protective cover. Pictorial endpages and some illustrations throughout. 143 pages. Very nice children's collectible.
   Field Trips with Jim Arnosky  Jim Arnosky  Harpercollina  Hardcover  New  $15.95
 2002. Another great book by the inspired teacher of wildlife and habitat for children. Jim Arnosky lives close-by in Northern Vermont but his studies of wildlife extend across the country. This particular book is a great all-around guide to bug hunting, animal tracking, bird-watching and shore walking. Arnosky carefully explains how field marks, shapes and location give clues for identifying certain plants and animals wherever you are. Great for developing observational skills in the young outdoor enthusiast. Black and white drawings fill the pages. Easy to recommend this attractive and informative book.
   FIRST BOOK of BOATS  Margaret Gossett  Watts  Hardcover  Good  $9.50
 1953. Pictorial hardcover, light blue cloth over boards with red lettering on front and spine. Slightly faded on edges and only minor wear at corners. Only the front of the dust jacket remains, protected in a DJ sleeve, classic and colorul despite age and tears. Inside, the book is clean and unmarked. Endpages are wonderful, descriptive pictures of various boating items. Great pictures throughout by Jeanne Bendick.
   Five Little Peppers Grown Up  Margaret Sidney  Lothrop  Hardcover  Very Good  $98.00
 1892. Sequel to Five Little Peppers Midway. Illustrated by Mente. Beautiful pictorial cover - still vibrant - green, gold, red & brown. Wear at head & foot of spine & corners. Slight bubbling on back cover. 3 pages have small tears. A few pages have stains.
   Five Little Peppers Midway  Margaret Sidney  Lothrop  Hardcover  Good  $68.00
 1893. Sequel to Five Little Peppers and How They Grew. Illlustrated by W.L. Taylor. Lovely pictorial cover - green, gold, brown & red. Wear on spine & corners. Stain & soil on endpages. Starting to break from spine slightly. Some small stain spotting & one page has folded corner.
   Five Little Peppers Phronsie Pepper  Margaret Sidney  Lothrop Publishing  Hardcover  Very Good  $86.00
 1897. Twenty-second thousand. Beautiful, decorative cloth cover in gold, red, and light green. Book is clean and sturdy with only minor wear at edges. No previous owner marks. VERY NICE! "The youngest of the 'Five Little Peppers'". With illustrations and frontispiece by Jesse McDermott.
   Flower Fables  Louisa May Alcott  Hurst & Co.  Hardcover  Good  $30.00
 1880, New York, Hurst and Co. Publsihers. Beige cloth over boards, with illustrated spine and front cover in dark green and red. Pictorial paste-down of a young woman in a glorious white flower headdress. Picture is clear and bright. Exterior edges worn at spine and corners. Inside cover has decorative book plate with owner name. Free endpage neatly cut away. Interior pages are clean and free from marks. Quite a number of pages at the end are advertisements for other Hurst publications.
   Frank and Ernest Play Ball  Alexandra Day  Scholastic  Hardcover  Very Good  $200.00
 1990. First Scholastic Edition. Signed by the author. Pages appear clean. Small spot on cover. DJ has a slight bit of soil around edges but not very noticeable - now in protective cover.
   Frank Armstrong's Vacation  Matthew Colton  Hurst & Co.  Hardcover  Good  $15.00
 1911. First Edition. Original illustrations by Arthur O. Scott. 310 pages. Blue pictorial cover has some soil and stains but illustration is pretty clear. Worn on edges. No DJ. Owner inscription & bookplate.
   Freckles  Gene Stratton-Porter  Grosset & Dunlap  Hardcover  Fair  $9.50
 1904. Illustrated by E. Stetson Crawford - lots of great little drawings in the margins as well as 6 full pages. Cover is very worn & frayed, splitting off at spine, cracked hinge. Owner marks in pencil in front. Pages free of marks, a little yellowed. No DJ.
   Frightful's Daughter  Jean Criaghead George  Dutton  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $5.98
 2002. "The saga of Frightful, the falcon made legendary in the classic 'My Side of the Mountain,' continues in this breathtaking picture book." Illustrated by Daniel San Souci.
   Fun with Numbers Book II   Myers and Myers  Harter Publihsing  Hardcover  Very Good  $45.00
 1930. For Boys and Girls seven to eight years old. What a delightful book on mathematics for young learners! Book is brown clothe with an extremely bright, paste-on illustration. Only very slightly worn on edges. Dust jacket is discolored on edges but also very bright and fun. Mylar protective cover. Inside, endpage has previous owner name just visible under dust jacket. And on pages 6 and 7 there are some notations on the exercises made by a young hand. ON page 8, a few of elves hats are colored a bright red. All else clean and exercises blank throuighout. Love this book. It just is all about making learning fun!
   Girl Scout Handbook   Girl Scouts of the USA  Girls Scouts of the USA  Hardcover  Very Good  $6.00
 1954. New Edition - third impression. 510 pages. Intermediate program. Book is clean, right and very sturdy. No previous owner marks - rare with these handbooks. Slightly cocked. All else great. A collector's item for anyone involved in scouting!
   Girl Scouts at Mystery Mansion  Mildred Wirt  Cupples and Leon Company  Hardcover  Good  $24.00
 1957. Illustrated by Marguerite Gayer. Pages clean - a little yellowing here and there. Corners bumped. DJ still colorful but has wear and tear.
   Glimpses into the Long Ago  Edna McGuire  Macmillan  Hardcover  Good  $5.50
 1945. From the People of the Dawn Age to the Greek and Roman Empires to Europe in the Middle Ages. Gray cloth, pictorial covers. No dust jacket. Minor edge and corner wear. Inside, pages are clean and unmarked. Front endpage paper is scuffed away from the boards along the inside spine in a curious way. Remains, clean and neat though. Binding good. Text is geared towards a young, but accomplished reader. Illustrated by George M Richards with attractive line drawings.
   God's Beautiful Out of Doors  Mary Craig Sammis  Metropolitan Church Assn.  Paperback  Good  $26.00
 1930. Beautiful color illustrations and many black and white illustrations. Unusual and well preserved. Cover is soiled and has a crease in one front corner.
   Goose Girl  retold by Eric A Kimmell Brothers Grimm  Holiday House  Hardcover  New  $6.00
 Beautifully illustrated by Robert Sauber. Red paper over boards with green cloth over spine. Full, colorful dust jacket. Beautiful, almost romantic illustrations dominate every page. Classic Brother Grimm. Was $15.95, now only $6.00!
   Grandpa's Magic Drawer  Pamela Kopen  Padakami Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $12.00
 1992. Stated First Edition. Inscribed by the author " To Kathryn, May you always capture the magic of every moment spent with those you love as you …. Share the treasure of time! August 1995 with illustration of an oak leaf with acorn and 2 hearts. Unfortunately the "To Kathryn, has been blacked out with magic marker. A few small tears in the DJ but book is very nice - clean and crisp.
   Grasshopper Green and the Meadow Mice  John Rae  Merrimack  Paperback  Good  $6.75
 A delightful little book for young readers. The soft ecru paper stock and full color drawings impart a sense of antiquity despite it's 1982 publication. The book is dedicated to grasshoppers, meadow-mice, fairies and children. Very sweet. Some fading and wear on the spine and edges.
   great ADVentures in History and Legend  Frederick S Hoppin  McKay  Hardcover  Good  $16.50
 1940. David McKay Company, Publisher. Illustrated by Edgar F Wittmack. Royal blue boards, bright gold lettering on front and spine. Very minor edgewear. Dust jacket is bright and colorful with 3" closed tear on upper endflap edge. And DJ is discolored to a mustard yellow on spine. Colorful, exciting frontispiece illustration. Inside, on front endpage there is an owner name that has been neatly markered out. Otherwise interior is very clean and with eight beautiful color illustrations throughout. Collectible children's book.
   Great Quillow  James Thurber  Harcourt Brace 1991  Hardcover  New  $9.00
More about this book1991. By the great humorist James Thurber, this contemporary folk tale was originally published in 1944, and is presented here with vivid, high-spirited illustrations by well-known children's book illustrator Steven Kellogg. What a partnership! Every page is incredibly alive with color and story. Published at $20.00, offered here for only $9.00. Click on image to read more.
   Green Fairy Book  Andrew Lang  Chatterton Peck  Hardcover  Fair  $88.00
 Not dated but owner inscription is dated 1908. Illustrations by H.J. Ford. 341 pages. Quite worn, binding is loose.
   GREEN MIST  Marcia Sewall  Houghton Mifflin  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $6.00
 1999. Adapted and illustrated by Marcia Sewall. Pictorial hardcover with matching dust jacket. Deep green endpages and marvelous watercolor illustrations throughout. This children's fable takes place in the ancient past of Great Britain. The magical green mist wakes the dormant land each spring and one girl's fate is especially bound to the coming of the mist. Was $15.00, now only $6.00. Publisher overstock in perfect, new condition.
   Ha Ha Farm  Thirma and Carlyle Leech  Capitol Publishing Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $12.50
 1944. Laughing Animal Book "Animated" There are pull tabs (still working) that make the animal "move". Some wear and soil but all parts seem to work and colors are bright.
   Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates  Mary Mapes Dodge  Hurst & Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $12.00
 No publication date, ca. 1918. Lovely pictorial cover with bright yellow & red, background is grey. Cover is soiled and somewhat worn. Owner names in pen on the inside. Yellowed pages, some staining, blank page in the back is torn. Back binding is starting to break away.
   Harry Potter La Scuolo di Hogwarts  Willabel Tong    Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 An elaborate pop up book - one sheet of characters still waiting to be released. Progetto by Willabel Tong, Illustrationi di Joe Vaux, Progetto carotecnico di Renee Jablow.
   He Heard America Sing  Claire Lee Purdy  Jullian Messner  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 1940. The Story of Stephen Foster. Pictures by Dorothea Cooke. Clean maroon cloth over boards with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Very marginal edgewear. Dust jacket is less good, worn and with many tears but reconstructed and now in protective sleeve. Inside, pages are clean. Decorative endpages. Illustrations and lyrics throughout. No previous owner marks or the like. A nice collectible children's book on American music and frontier history.
   Heath Readers Fifth Reader   Heath Co.  D.C. Heath & Co.  Hardcover  Good  $16.00
 1903. Elementary Primer - pretty, well preserved volume. Decorated endpages. Owner inscription in front but inside pages are clean. Spine is a little cocked. Some soil on cover.
   High in the Mountains  Ruth Yaffe Radin  Macmillan  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 1989. First American Edition. Illustrated by Ed Young. The colors in these illustrations are just incredible! Red cover over blue with silver text on spine. Small amount of glue dripping on back - otherwise in really nice shape. DJ in protective cover.
   Honey Bunch Her First Trip to a Big Fair  Helen Louise Thorndyke  Grosset & Dunlap  Hardcover  Fair  $16.00
 1940. Pages are quite tanned but are intact and don't appear marked. Red cover has yellowish stuff on it. DJ is torn - now in protective cover.
   In Ponds and Streams  Margaret Waring Buck  Abingdon Press  Hardcover  Fair  $7.25
 1955. Ex-library. Cover has wear on edges and corners. DJ is still bright but has minor tears and some wear - now in protective cover.
   Josefina February  Evaline Ness  Charles Scribner's Sons  Hardcover  Fair  $7.40
 1963 Cover is orange with a black drawing on front, in good shape except for a small patch of fading on upper right hand corner. Dust jacket has illustrations on front & back, has a small sticker on front and 2 tears, 2 small tears on back and one small piece missing from spine, also a clipped front flap, comes with protective cover. Josefina February is going to the market to buy her Grandfather a birthday present - as she starts to leave she finds a baby burro that she really wants for a pet. "Before the day was over, the little Haitian girl had to make a hard choice. How Josefina decided what was most important to her makes a warm and appealing story. In bold dramatic woodcuts Evaline Ness has captured the color and spirit of Haiti. This is a beautiful picture book to read - and reread."
   King Grimalkum and Pussy Anita  Abby Morton Diaz  D. Lothrop & Co.  Hardcover  Poor  $0.00
 1881. Alternate Title - The Cat's Arabian Nights. Illustrated. Inscription in front, at least one of the b&w illustrations was colored in by someone. Pages are starting to come out and cover is VERY worn.
   King of the Golden River  John Ruskin  A L Burt and Co  Hardcover  Very Good  $21.00
 No pub date. Deep golden clothbound with black lettering on spine and front. Spine is faded, minor wear at corners, several small blemishes on front. Decorative endpages. No dust jacket. Great illustrations by J Watson Davies including a fantastic, whimsical color frontispiece. Book is clean, sturdy and square.
   Little Match Girl   Crown Pub.  Crown  Hardcover  Fair  $36.00
 1962. "A Living Story Book" Interesting doll and puppet illustrations. Board Book. Cover is torn and creased - some soil.
   Little Playmates   Unknown    Hardcover  Fair  $42.00
 Circa 1950's Board Book. Scarce. Cover and pagse are soiled but colors still bright. Cover is very worn.
   Little Puritan's First Christmas  Edith Robinson  Page  Hardcover  Near Fine  $198.00
 1900. Very scarce and collectible. Juvenile literature. Cozy Corner Series. Decorated clothbound covers illustrate a young boy and girl sitting on a formal, highback bench. Green and red on beige. Moderate wear at edges. Inside, owner name and "Christmas - 1902" is written in a fine script. Small bookstore sticker in upper outside corner. Book is otherwise clean and unmarked, with good sturdy binding. With charming, period frontispiece and nine other illustrations throughout by Amy Sacker. Very special indeed.
   Little Red Riding Hood  Esther (illus.) Friend  Rand McNally  Hardcover  Very Good  $6.00
 Copyright 1950. Priced 69 cents. Rand McNally Junior Elf book. You usually don't see these little books so clean. Pages are great. Cover is worn around edges.
   Little Red Schoolhouse  Eric Sloane  Doubleday  Hardcover  Very Good  $36.00
 1972. Stated First Edition. "Sketchbook of Early American Education" I LOVE his illustrations! Pages are clean, DJ is slightly worn and torn but not too much - now in protective cover.
   Look-about Club  Mary E Bamford  Lothrop Publishing  Hardcover  Good  $18.00
 This book is so beautiful. The illustrations are fine and lovely. Published in 1887, the old library markings from SL Griffith Memorial in Danby Vermont even add to its charm. These stories offer a wonderful change of pace for read-a-louds to young children. Honoring life, this book is subtitled, "And the Curious Live Things They Found".
   Lulu's Library  Louise M Alcott  Little Brown  Hardcover  Good  $69.00
 1937. Wth foreward by Eva G Leslie and illustrations by Gertrude A Kay. Book is a royal blue hardcover with bright orange lettering on front and spine. Somewhat worn on edges and spine. No dust jacket. Inside,, pages are clean, unmarked but with small bookplate on front endpage. Boasts attractive, very bright frontispiece in orange and black - "Now I shall find the way to Fairyland," thought Eva! And….lovely black and orange illustrations thoughtout. Spine is good, book is sturdy and clean.
   Maida's Little School  Inez Haynes Irwin  Grosset and Dunlap  Hardcover  Fair  $7.00
 1926. Light blue cloth with anchor design on front and faded lettering on spine. Book is worn on all edges, esp along spine. Map endpages, frontispiece illustration. Book is quite sturdy, pages clean. One of a series of Maida tales for young girls.
   Man Who Changed China  Pearl Buck  Random House  Hardcover  Good  $6.50
 1953 A story about Sun Yat-sen for children ages 12 to 15. Illustrated by Fred Castellon. Green cover, red decorations & darker green text. Cover is in good shape. Dust jacket is brightly colored with an illustration - has a rip across the front and some creasing, comes with a protective cover. Inside pages are in good shape, has world map on the inside of the front & back.
   Masquerade  Kit Williams  Schocken Books  Hardcover  Very Good  $21.50
 1st American edition, fifth printing. This is an amazing children's art and story book. With thoughtful and intricate illustrations by Kit Williams. The story is a puzzle, with every page holding a clue to the mystery. Interestingly, this particular copy is accompanied by a newspaper article of how, in real life Britian, the puzzle had been solved. Really it is quite wonderful. The book is in excellent condition. All pages clean and unmarked. The colorful dust jacket in also in excellent condition and enclosed in a protective cover. Price clipped. Inside end pages are of a terra cotta paper. Very special.
   Merry Adventures of Robin Hood  Howard Pyle  Grosset & Dunlap  Hardcover  Good  $16.00
 1952. Illustrated by Lawrence Beall Smith. Illustrated Junior Library Edition. Some illustrations in color and they are so classic 1950's. Owner name in front and a very small bookstore sticker. Inside pages appear free of marks. DJ is worn and torn - now in protective cover.
   Monsieur Saguette and his Baguette  Frank Asch  Kids Can Press  Hardcover  New  $14.95
 2004. Signed. Vermont author. "It's one clever adventure after another as Monsieur Saguette makes his way home from the bakery with a delicious baguette. A fresh, warm and whimsical tale - a full-course feast for the imagination!"
   Moonbear's Shadow  Frank Asch  Aladdin Paperbacks  Paperback  New  $6.99
 1999. Signed. Vermont author. Ages 2-5. "Bear tries everything he can to get ride of his shadow."
   Mooncake  Frank Asch  Aladdin Paperbacks  Paperback  New  $6.99
 1999. Signed. Vermont author. Ages 2-5. "Bear builds a rocket to take to the moon so he can taste it."
   Mounty in a Jeep  T. Morris Longstreth  Macmillan  Hardcover  Fair  $7.90
 1949. First Printing. Brown cover with green illustration on front, text on spine. Cover is worn & frayed on edges, somewhat loose. Decorative endpapers - one in front has a spot that is worn off.
   Mouse Family Album  Pamela Sampson  Rand McNally  Hardcover  Very Good  $36.00
 1980. Stated First Printing. The Woodmouse Family adventures. This is adorable! Ex-library - 2 stamps and a card pasted in. Pages are still crisp and clean except for this. Cover has a little shelf wear but still very bright. No DJ.
   Mr. Tucket  Gary Paulsen  Delacorte Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 1994. Book is in good shape. DJ has a few tears on bottom back.
   Night Journey  Kathryn Lasky  Warne  Hardcover  Very Good  $16.00
 1981. With drawings by Trina Schart Hyman. First edition, first printing. Blue hardcover volume with pictorial dust jacket in good condition. Indications of a removed sticker on front near title. Book is inscribed by illustrator on first title page and with a number 07-08) on front endpage near inside flap. All else very neat, clean and good on this fascinating children's story of a Jewish family's escape from Czarist Russia.
   No Traveller Returns  James S Wallerstein  Aurelon Tales  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 1987. Illustrated by Frederick J Mackie, Jr. This is a hefty book, 568 pages, Attracive bright red cloth over boards with gold lettering along spine. Dust jacket is also good, but appears somewhat faded on front. Inside, endpages are illustrated in a vivid blue and blue. Adventurous illustrations throughout the book. Looks exciting! Complete with ephemera from the publisher - a personal note and a stapled phamplet of accolades for the book.
   Nothing  Jon Agee  Hyperion  Hardcover  Near Fine  $20.00
 2007, Stated First Edition, A very humorous story of a shopkeeper who caters to the whims of his customers, stocking a store full of "nothing" when fashion dictated. White cloth book is clean, unmarked, unworn. Dust jacket is also near fine, very clean, unworn. A nice children's collectible first edition.
   Nursery Tales   MASHA - illustrator  Simon and Schuster  Hardcover  Poor  $10.50
 1943. Pictorial cloth over boards, green and white on grey. Cover is well worn on all edges and especially at the spine. Inside, illustrations are colorful and quaint. Back endpages show this is an x-lib book.
   Pale Mountains  Carl Felix Wolff  Minton, Balch & Co  Hardcover  Good  $16.50
 1927. "Folk Tales from the Dolomites." Translated from the language of the Ladini by Francesca la Monte. Wonderful mystical drawings by Anne Merriman Peck printed on light green paper, some accented with a purple hue. Mountain illustration on cover & endpapers. 204 pages. Stories collected from the original residents of the Tyrol. Cover is quite soiled, binding starting to crack, owner name inside. No DJ. Rough cut pages.
   Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens  J.M. Barrie  Charles Scribners Sons  Hardcover  Fair  $46.00
 1935. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham - most full page color plates. Ex-library - cover has been reinforced with tape but still sturdy although quite worn. Cover also has a white film on upper corner.
   Phipps  Liesel Moak Skorpen  Coward McCann & Geoghegan  Hardcover  Good  $16.50
 1972. Scarce. Illustrated by Doris Burn. An unusual story about an imaginary friend. Endpapers, some pages & DJ are lightly spotted. Free of marks. DJ somewhat frayed around edges.
   Picnic with Piggins  Jane Yolen  Harcourt Brace Jovanovich  Hardcover  Very Good  $56.00
 1988. First Edition First Printing Signed by the Illustrator Jane Dyer with a small drawing. Clean and crisp.
   Raggedy Ann and the Daffy Taffy Pull  Dean Walley  Bobbs Merrill  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 1972. Illustrated by Marianne Smith. Hallmark Children's Editions. A pop culture POP-UP book, quite quirky and simplistic compared to today's 3-D pop-up works. This one is mostly pull tabs. All of which function and the book is in pretty good condition with only moderate wear on the edges. No previous owner marks. Illustrated covers. No dust jacket as issued.
   Rags' Day and Mrs Silk  Helen Hoke  Junior Literary Guild  Hardcover  Very Good  $23.00
 1645. Oversized brown cloth with black lettering on spine and picture of the doggie protagonists on the front cover. Very well preserved with only slight edgewear at corners and spine. No dust jacket. Inside, pictorial endpages and classic illustrations by Diana Thorne. Very nice sturdy copy and quite scarce. Two consecutive, delightful short stories, one of Rags - a Jack Russell Terrier and the other of Mrs Silk - a black Scottie.
   Rain Forest  Helen Cowcher  Farrar Straus Giroux  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $5.00
More about this book1988. Beautifully bold pictorial hardcover with matching dust jacket. Publisher overstock in perfect, as-new condition. Was $16.00, now only five bucks! Gorgeous full page watercolors with a tiny bit of text. Wonderful way to show toddlers the beauty of the rain forest.
   RITA  Laura E Richards  Dana Estes and Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $16.00
 1900. Covers are light tan, pictorial covers with green and light blue. A young girl plays a guitar on the balcony of a Cuban homestead. Turn of the century juvenile fiction. Book is worn on all edges. No dust jacket. Inside front endpage and frontispiece are missing. As is illustration on page 43. Seven other delightful illustrations by Etheldred Barry are present. Very engaging.
   Roofs Over America  Marion Downer  Lothrop Lee and Shepard Co  Hardcover  Fair  $5.00
 1967. Mustard yellow pictorial hardcover has full dust jacket enclosed in plastic sleeve. X-Lib copy with numerous marks on front and back endpages. All else sturdy. Interesting, elementary study of the different types of roofs employed for shelters over the course of history. Unique and fun for the junior student of architecture.
   Rough Rider  Robert Ames Bennett  A.L. Burt Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $12.90
 1925. Children's adventure fiction. 302 pages. Red cover with gold text. No DJ. Frayed on edges, wearing through on corners & spine. Yellowed pages, one creased page near front. Pages appear free from marks.
   Round Meadow  John Oldrin  Viking Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 1951. First Edition. Signed by the author with this note "For Morten D'Aulaire - with best wishes from "Dasher's Friend" - John Oldrin. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. Dasher the little fawn is adopted by a fawn and kept until he is ready to return to the wild. Clean and bright. DJ has some soil and wear on edges - now in protective cover.
   Run Round the World   Unknown  De Wolfe Fiske and Company  Hardcover  Good  $46.00
 1891, Boston, De Wolfe, A Run Round the World, or "The Adventures of Three Young Americans", and with a really long subtitle……..The Descriptive and Humorous Narrative of a trip from New York to India……………" No author credited. 312 pages. This is a profusely illustrated volume for children. kBRown covers with silver embossed lettering and illustrations that remain quite bright and distinct. The exterior edges are worn, however, and the inside pages have darkened with age. All else, clean, sturdy and free from previous owner marks or scribbles.
   Saint George & the Dragon  Martha Hodges  Little Brown  Hardcover  Very Good  $50.00
 1984 Second Printing - Signed by the Illustrator Trina Schart Hyman. Clean and crisp with protective cover. A little wear on spine edges.
   Shores of Adventure  Everett McNeil  E P Dutton  Hardcover  Fair  $28.00
 1928. Stated first edition. No dust jacket. Orange textured cloth with gold lettering on front. Spine has darkened and has a 1" piece missing from top edge. Edgewear on corners and several superficial marks. Inside, nice map endpages. Gift inscription in neat script and dated Christmas 1928. Beautiful color frontispiece illustration. Collectible children's.
   Sir Toady Lion  S R Crockett  Frederick Stokes  Hardcover  Fair  $18.50
 1897. 1st ed. Decorative cloth cover is adventurous and distinct yet well worn around all edges, esp at spine where lettering is worn away. Inside front is a Granville, VT library bookplate. No other library markings. Hinges at front and back are slightly loose. Frontispiece and illustrations throughout by Gordon Browne - just delightful. The whole package is whimiscal, fun and engaging. Lovely collectible children's book.
   Sitting Ducks  Michael Bedard  Putnam and Grosset  Hardcover  Mint  $8.00
 1st edition. This is quite a strange and quirky book. Designed as a children's picture book but the humor would appeal to adults. It's a crazy world out there with ducks and alligators. Kind of reminds me of Bradbury's 451 but not sure why. The details are not similar but the shifting sense of reality is. Mint in mint dust jacket. Published at $15.95.
   Sky Sash So Blue  Libby Hathorne  Simon and Schuster  Hardcover  New  $9.50
 1998. Tall and narrow, this folktale of hope and commitment is set in times of slavery in the American south. Celebrating love, family, and the quest for freedom, this book is gentle yet very powerful. The artwork by Benny Andrews is simply extraordinary. Suggested retail is $16.00, now only $9.50. Very special.
   SMUDGE  Clare Turlay Newberry  Harper  Hardcover  Fair  $12.50
 1948. Pictorial hardcover. Edgewear, esp at corners. Spine is neatly reinforced with silver tape. Skinny purple label on spine (as if for a library but no other lib marks). Illustrated endpages. Previous owner name in black marker on upper edge. All other pages are clean and neat. Binding good and solid. Very, very cute book with lovely charcoal sketches of kitties.
   Special Deliveries  Alexandra Day  Harpercollins  Hardcover  New  $8.00
More about this bookWith delightful illustrations by Cooper Edens, this lovely children's picture book is full of compassion and heart. A young woman gets the job of delivering mail to her valley community and her whole family - from her two daughters to all fourteen of her animals - pitch in to help! Was $15.95, now only $6.00 - while supplies last! Click on image to READ MORE.
   Spotty The Flying Dog  Ric Godal  Veritas Press, Inc  Hardcover  Fair  $20.00
 1945. A very quirky children's illustrated book on an amazing circus dog! Pictorial books is uniquely bound, a bit loose. Edgewear all the way around but the font pictorial remains bright and clean. Inside, more exciting pictorial endpages. Previous owner mark, "Micheal from Gamma(?) 1949" All else inside is good and clean
   Spring World Awake  Mildred Corell Luckhardt  Abingdon  Hardcover  Fair  $6.50
 Stories, Poems, and Essays compiled by Luckhardt and illustrated by Ralph McDonald. Very lovely celebration of the Spring season. Abingdon is a Christian publisher and it comes through in this selection. Book is in decent condition though worn on edges. No dust jacket.
   Sugar on Snow  Nan Parson Rossiter  Dutton  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $6.00
 2002. First Edition. Publisher Overstock. Originally sold at $15.99 - now only $6.
   Sunbonnet Babies ABC Book  Eulalie Osgood Grover Grover  Rand McNally  Hardcover  Good  $120.00
 1938. . Collectible and scarce. Beautiful illustrations by Bertha Corbett Melcher - colors are still vibrant. A darling book. Cover is worn and torn mostly around edges but illustration is bright. Owner inscription inside. Some soil inside and one torn page, a little yellowing.
   Sunny Book Readers Number One  Johnny & Caroline Gruelle & Hoffman  Laidlow Brothers  Hardcover  Good  $50.00
 1924. Color illustrations are precious. No marks but pages are somewhat soiled - a few are torn. Cover worn around edges.
   Susie Mariar  Lois Lenski  Oxford Univ Press  Hardcover  Fair  $36.00
 1943. Second Printing. Color Illustrations. Pages are clean. Cover is very worn.
   Swallows and Amazons  Arthur Ransome  Lippincott  Hardcover  Good  $14.50
 1931. 7th Printing. Illustrated by Helene Carter. 343 pages. Ex-library copy with stamps. Cover has frayed edges. No DJ. Map on endpapers. Soiled pages.
   Swan In Love  Eve Bunting  Atheneum  Hardcover  New  $10.00
More about this book2000. What a beautiful book. Was $16 now only $10.00. The classic story of a swan who falls in love with a wooden swan boat. Lovely, graceful pastel illustrations by Jo Ellen McAllister Stammen. Great for all ages.
   Tabitha of Lonely House  Hildegarde Hawthorne  Appleton Century  Hardcover  Good  $18.00
 1934. Appleton Century. Textured beige cloth cover with brownish red lettering and profile of Tabitha on front. Edgewear is extremely minor on corners and spine, but a bit dirty overall. Inside endpage has a colorful book plate - no owner name just a poem on sharing and returning books. Delightful illustrations - frontispiece and at chapter headings - by W M Berger. A square and sturdy copy.
   Tale of Frisky Squirrel  Arthur Scott Bailey  Grosset & Dunlap  Hardcover  Fair  $12.00
 1915. Beautiful illustrations by Arthur Scott Bailey. Part of the Sleepy-Time Tales series. Dark green cover with orange text. Spine has been repaired with tape. Corners bumped & rubbed. Cover soiled. No DJ. Some pages are creased and some have small stains.
   TARZAN  Robert D San Souci  Hyperion  Hardcover  New  $8.00
More about this book1999. Stated first edition of this amazing retelling of the Edgar Burroughs tall tale of TARZAN. Dramatic woodcuts by Michael McCurdy highlight the text. Was $15.99, now save 50% and pay only $8.00! Read more of this featured title!
   The Strange Search  Eugenie Foa  Lippincott  Hardcover  Very Good  $26.00
 1929, Lippincott, Children's fiction, translated from the French by amana Pendleton and with an introduction by Prances Jenkins Olcott.
   Three Little Pigs  John Rea (illus) Neill  David McKay  Hardcover  Fair  $30.00
 Circa 1920. Lovely color illustrations - still beautiful. No marks but some soil. Last illustration has piece missing. Cover worn to boards.
   Timothy Tuneful  Bette Distler  MacMillan  Hardcover  Very Good  $6.00
 1968. Stated First Printing. Illustrated by Ib Ohlsson. Very good condition. Clean & crisp. A little rubbed on back of DJ - some discoloration on flaps - now in protective cover.
   Tinderbox  Hans Christian Anderson  Little Brown  Hardcover  Fair  $3.75
 1990. First edition. X-lib book with marks front and back. Gorgeous, evocative illustrations by Barry Moser.
   Tom Sawyer  Samuel L Clemens  Popular Edition  Hardcover  Good  $6.00
 No pub date. Popular Edition. This is a green clothbound book, unadorned, unillustrated. Green cloth cover has is lightly speckled with white flecks and spine is faded slightly dark. Inside, light foxing on pages but in general a clean and well-preserved copy. Love the simple introduction by the author dated Hartford, 1876.
   Tommy and Grizel  J.M. Barrie  Charles Scribner's Sons  Hardcover  Fair  $14.00
 1912 Brown cover with gold lettering, has some chipping on bottom edge and is starting to separate. Inside front page has pencil marks that have been erased, other pages are clean but have yellowed with age. This was written by the author of Peter Pan and illustrated (8 illustrations) by Bernard Partridge.
   Tony the Tuna  S. Kip Farrington Jr.  Yankee Peddler Book Co.  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 1975. Inscribed to a former owner of the book by the author. Illustrated by Alexander d. "Sandy" Read. Inside pages free of marks. DJ in protective cover.
   Town Brown's School Days  Thomas Hughes  Crowell  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 No date given but an owner inscription inside is dated 1911. Illustrated. Beautiful dark blue cover with gilt, red & white illustration, gilt text and top page edges. Very bright - only one part starting to wear off. Some edgewear. No DJ. Binding a little loose.
   Trappers & Traders of the Far West  James Daugherty  Random House  Hardcover  Very Good  $8.00
 5th printing of this American West adventure story for middle readers. In this book, Daugherty tells about two expeditions - one by sea and one overland - sent out by John Jacob Astor's American Fur Company to establish a trading post on the west coast. Daugherty also provides line drawing illustrations - vivid, fluid, dramatic drawings in black and brown. Indexed, 192 pages, Landmark Book series. Book is very good, with little edgewear, sturdy and square. Pages clean. Dust jacket is more worn on edges but still colorful and sharp. Protective cover.
   Treasure Island and Kidnapped  Robert Louis Stevenson  Winston  Hardcover  Good  $48.00
 1924, John C. Winston and Co.. This is a beautiful, decorative volume containing Stevenson's two most classic and beloved stories. Illustrated by Frank Godwin
   Tuck-Me-In Tales  Arthur Scott Bailey  Grosset and Dunlap  Hardcover  Poor  $18.00
 1918. Sold as a set of four. Includes "The Tale of Freddie Firefly", "The Tale of Grandma Goose", "The Tale of Buster Bumblebee", and "The Tale of Bobby Bobolink". All four are in worn condition, discovered in various ways on the covers, each with their own nuances of age and use. They all have the decorative, pictorial endpages common to the series although Grandma Goose is missing the front free page and is perhaps more worn in the spine than the other three. All four are free from any previous owner marks.
   Two Sisters and Some Hornets  Beryl Epstein  Holiday House  Hardcover  Very Good  $12.00
 1972. Out of print and can be hard to find. Illustrated by Rosemary Wells. Co-authored by Beryl Epstein & Dorrit Davis. Very funny story about two sisters who remember a childhoos incident differently! Clean pages. DJ has a few worn spots on front, price clipped - now in protective cover.
   Under the Window  Kate Greenaway  Avenel Books  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 44 poems with 93 full color illustrations. Bright blue cover with gilt illustration. Pages are clean. DJ is intact - some fading at top and a light crease on front.
   Wild and Swampy  Jim Arnosky  Harper Collins  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $6.75
 2000 First Edition Originally at $15.95 now $6.75. Ages 6-10," Jim Arnosky has created a picture-book excursion that gives you a feeling for the mystery of swamps. He also gives you tips about how to spot wildlife, and information about their habitats."
   Willow Brook Farm  Katherine Christ  D.C. Heath & Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $20.00
 1948. Illustrations by Hilda Van Stockum. A good reading copy. Endpapers are somewhat soiled. Pages have some pencil marks here and there, title page has pen marks. Cover is worn - no DJ.
   Wolf Eye The Bad One  Will Henry  Julian Messner  Hardcover  Good  $54.00
 1951. Grey cloth volume with brown lettering on spine. Moderate edgewear. No dust jacket. Inside, pages are clean and free from previous owner marks. Four full page illustrations by Wilfrid Bronson. Very nice, hard-to-find children's story of wolves in the wilds.
   Wolfling  Sterling North  Dutton  Hardcover  Fair  $5.00
 1st edition. 1969. With illustrations by Joe Schoenherr. Written by the author of RASCAL, this is a documentary novel of the 1870's when kerosene lamps were replacing bayberry candles, and quilting bees, cornhuskings, and barnraisings provided the basis for a community spirit that is oft forgotten today. Interesing and engaing reading for the young adult reader. Book is in very good condition, binding strong, pages clean. Full dust jacket has price clipped in upper front corner, with some random stains and tears on edges. Now in protective sleeve. 222 pages.
   Yipe  David Malcolmson  Little Brown  Hardcover  Very Good  $27.00
 1955. Stated First Edition. "The Story of a Farm Dog." Illustrations by Morgan Dennis. Just noticed onesmall pencil mark inside. DJ is bright but somewhat worn, torn and yellowed.
   Young Eagles  Harris Patton  Goldsmith Publishings  Hardcover  Good  $16.00
 1932. Deep red hard covers with vibrant black lettering. Very good condition with only modest edgewear. Dust jacket is also good with inside corners clipped, chip on bottom spine edge and tears and wear on edges. But color pictorial is bright and dramatic still. Inside front endpage has owner name and inscription, dated Dec, 1935.


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