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Lost on the Moon or, In Quest of the Field of Diamonds

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon: 1911

Seller ID: 001085

Condition: Good


Early printing. 7 3/4 x 5.25 inches; [4],248,[4] pages; publisher's ads; four black and white illustrated plates. Pictorial orange cloth boards are rubbed and edge worn, corners rubbing through, some tiny nicks to rear board, previous owner's name, address and brief personal notes written in front end paper, pages toned from age, binding a little shaken. Part of the Great Marvel Series from the Stratemeyer Syndicate of books which included the series Nancy Drew, Hardy ... View more info

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Five Thousand Miles Underground or, The Mystery of the Centre of the Earth

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon: 1908

Seller ID: 001086

Condition: Very Good


Early printing. 7 3/4 x 5.25 inches; [4],242,[10] pages; publisher's ads; four black and white illustrated plates. Pictorial brown cloth boards are rubbed and edge worn, bottom corners rubbing through, some tiny nicks to rear board, pages toned from age, binding sound. Part of the Great Marvel Series from the Stratemeyer Syndicate of books which included the series Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys and the Bobbsey Twins. This series was written under the pseudonym Roy Rockwood, a... View more info

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By Air Express to Venus or Captives of a Strange Land

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Cupples and Leon: 1929

Seller ID: 001107

Condition: Good


Hardcover in blue cloth boards decorated in orange, 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches, 248 pages plus publisher's ads, black and white illustrations; boards rubbed and edge worn, front internal hinge neatly repaired with Japanese tissue, previous owner's name written at top of front free endpaper, pages toned from age, binding sound. One of the Great Marvel Series from the Stratemeyer Syndicate of books, which included the series Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys and the Bobbsey Twins. This se... View more info

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The Singing Tree

By: Seredy, Kate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Press: 1950

Seller ID: 000988

Condition: Very Good


Tenth printing, 247 pages, black and white illustrations throughout, color crayon portraits of Kate and Jancsi, pictorial endpapers; blue cloth boards with mild wear at extremities, mild tanning of endpapers, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping along joints and at spine ends, spine slightly sun faded, now in protective mylar cover. When The Great War come to their Hungarian village Jancsi and his cousin Kate are left along with the other women and children who... View more info

Rainbow Gold: Poems Old and New

By: Teasdale, Sara

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1922

Seller ID: CS00167

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with title and cover illustration in gilt, 8vo, 267 pages, profusely illustrated in black and white with color frontispiece by Dugald Walker; boards are edge worn, spine is dust soiled, text is unmarked, binding is sound; no dust jacket. View more info

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First Poems of Childhood

By: Various; Tudor, Tasha (illustrator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Platt & Munk: 1967

Seller ID: CS00077

Condition: Very Good


Light gray on slate gray spine cover with gilt decorations, 8 x 7 inches, 45 pages, lush color illustrations by Tasha Tudor; Boards are clean and bright, slight shelf wear to tail of spine, text and illustrations are crisp and appear to be kept out of little hands; dust jacket is unclipped, 1.5 inch closed tear to rear wrapper covered in scotch tape, smudged line, perhaps from another book on front cover with very small similar closed tears covered in bits of tape. View more info

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The War of the Wooden Soldiers

By: Wheeler, Marguerite.L. and Willard.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Co.: 1935

Seller ID: CS00058

Condition: Good


Not paginated; previous owner's bookplate pasted on front end paper. A very sweet vintage copy with lovely color illustrations throughout the book. View more info

Sunny Boy and His Games

By: White, Ramy Allison

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Barse & Co.: 1923

Seller ID: CS00172

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth, 12 mo, 210 pages; a well kept copy, inscription on front free end paper; dust jacket is dust soiled with closed tears along creases, publishers list on interior of jacket. View more info

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Ivory Gates and Golden

By: Wood, Hilda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adyar, Madras, Theosophical Publishing House: 1926

Seller ID: CS00065

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with fantastical illustration on cover, 6.5x5 inches, 164 pages, black and white illustrations are peppered throughout text; boards are edge worn and slightly age toned; no dust jacket. View more info

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A Lonesome Dollie and Other Stories

By: Young, Anne Spottswood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Eaton & Mains/ Jennings & Graham: 1907

Seller ID: CS00061

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated blue cloth, no dust jacket. A sweet, slender volume with black and white illustrations, photos, and stylized lettering throughout. View more info