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Vintage Monthly Book Club: Children & Young Adult - 3 month subscription

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1800-1975

Seller ID: vbccya3mo

Condition: Good or better


Once a month for three months you will receive one vintage hardcover book, printed between 1800 and 1975. Each book is carefully selected, wrapped and packaged with care. Books are in good to very good condition with varying signs of use and wear associated with old books. Part of the fun is the vintage appeal! All are complete and intact with no major flaws, such as broken bindings, missing pages, unpleasant odors or excessive soiling. Where dust jackets are present, most are covered in protective mylar. You will receive a nice mix of picture books, readers, novels & stories, classics and a b... View more info

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Vintage Monthly Book Club: Children & Young Adult - 6 month subscription

By: N/A

Price: $90.00

Publisher: 1800-1975

Seller ID: vbccya6mo

Condition: Good or better


Once a month for six months you will receive one vintage hardcover book, printed between 1800 and 1975. Each book is carefully selected, wrapped and packaged with care. Books are in good to very good condition with varying signs of use and wear associated with old books. Part of the fun is the vintage appeal! All are complete and intact with no major flaws, such as broken bindings, missing pages, unpleasant odors or excessive soiling. Where dust jackets are present, most are covered in protective mylar. You will receive a nice mix of picture books, readers, novels & stories, classics and a bit... View more info

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Vintage Monthly Book Club: Children & Young Adult - 1 year subscription

By: N/A

Price: $170.00

Publisher: 1800-1975

Seller ID: vbccya1yr

Condition: Good or better


Once a month for twelve months you will receive one vintage hardcover book, printed between 1800 and 1975. Each book is carefully selected, wrapped and packaged with care. Books are in good to very good condition with varying signs of use and wear associated with old books. Part of the fun is the vintage appeal! All are complete and intact with no major flaws, such as broken bindings, missing pages, unpleasant odors or excessive soiling. Where dust jackets are present, most are covered in protective mylar. You will receive a nice mix of picture books, readers, novels & stories, classics and a ... View more info

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The Ship's Cat

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000920

ISBN: 0394423348

Condition: Near Fine


First American edition; 11 1/4 x 8 3/4", unpaginated; glossy pictorial boards with light rubbing and edge wear, occasional handling wear to otherwise clean crisp pages, binding sound, dust jacket rubbed and scuffed. In the golden days of Shakespeare and Good Queen Bess, this splendid sailor cat goes to sea for the glory of England. His magnificent adventure is a swashbuckling surprise from the author of Watership Down. View more info

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Mr. Budge Buys a Car

By: Adamson, Gareth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Chilton Book Company: 1965

Seller ID: 000105

Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial green cloth boards. Very light rubbing at corners and spine ends. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn. Crease and small tear to bottom front corner. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 32 pages. Two tone illustrations throughout. Traces the history of human transportation from ancient times to mid-twentieth century. View more info

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I'll Protect You from the Jungle Beasts

By: ALexander, Martha

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00060

Condition: Very Good


First printing stated, small hardcover in pictorial paper boards with matching dust jacket, 6 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches, unnumbered pages, color illustrated on every page; very light foxing to back panel of dust jacket and a bit of wear at tail of spine. Other wise book is crisp and clean. View more info

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The Story of William Tell

By: Aliki

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1962

Seller ID: 000359

Condition: Very Good


Second impression. Illustrated paper covered boards with some mild edge wear. Light bump to bottom front corner. Scuffing to spine ends. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Dust jacket is edge worn with some chipping and short closed tears at extremities. Small spot of soiling to front panel near bottom spine corner. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Unpaginated. Illustrated b the author. View more info

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The Big Show

By: Baskerville, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Co.: 1932

Seller ID: CS00177

Condition: Very Good


Blue pictorial paper boards, 8 X 7 inches, unpaginated, color illustrations by John Dukes McKee; boards are edge worn, especially on corners and along spine, slight age toning of endpapers, illustrations are sharp and rich. View more info

Angelo and Rosaline

By: Bettina

Price: $40.00

Publisher: St. James's Place, London, Collins: 1957

Seller ID: CS00449

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paper boards, 4to, 47 pages, beautifully illustrated with color and black white drawings; Caxton Book Shop stamp on front paste down, age toning to endpapers; dust jacket is quite edge worn, top left of cover has a 3 x 1.5 inch chip obscuring part of title. A tale of love that breathes life in art. View more info

The Flying Hockey Stick

By: Bradfield, Jolly Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1966

Seller ID: CS00448

Condition: Good


First edition, second printing, pictorial cloth, 4to, not paginated, illustrated throughout; boards are quite edge worn, specifically to head and tail of spine and corners, rubbed in places. A very fun vintage copy. View more info

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Marc Brown's Full House

By: Brown, Marc Tolon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Reading, Massachusets, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00348

ISBN: 0201003414

Condition: Very Good


First edition denoted by an "A", black leatherette with gilt titles, 4to, not paginated; dust jacket is toned on interior, light wear along creases. A vibrant and interesting first edition from this celebrated children's author. View more info

Bobby Wanted a Pony

By: Bryan, Dorothy and Marguerite

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00447

Condition: Very Good


First edition, 8vo, not paginated, illustrated in color throughout; boards lightly edge worn, a few faint smudges on cover board; dust jacket is age toned and edge worn, with a few small chips, now protected in mylar. View more info

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Big Tree

By: Buff, Mary & Conrad

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001316

Condition: Very Good


Tall 4to, 80 pages, duotone illustrations throughout; pale green cloth boards with owl illustration, boards have rust colored blotches around edges, internally clean and sound; dust jacket tattered at edges with small chips out at head/tail of spine and top rear edge, original pub price of $3.00 in jacket flap, jacket now protected in mylar. The Story of a Sequoia tree named Wawona from the time before history when he was a little seed, until recently when he is 300 feet tall and centuries old. View more info

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Racketty-Packetty House,

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1961

Seller ID: CS00660

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with black ink titles, 12mo, 111 pages, illustrations in full color by Harrison Cady; inscription facing half title page; price clipped dust jacket is edge worn with a few smudges on cover panel, now protected in mylar. View more info

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The Good- Luck Horse: Adapted from an Old Chinese Legend

By: Chan, Chih-Yi; Chan, Plato

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001320

Condition: Very Good


Oblong, in turquoise boards, 6 x 9 1/4 inches, unnumbered pages, two color turquoise and orange illustrations alternate with black and white, pictorial endpapers, no additional printings noted, stamped price of $1.50 in front flap; boards rubbed at extremities, internally clean and sound; dust jacket rubbed with tattered edges, now in protective mylar cover. Chih-Yi Chan adapted this story of a paper horse brought to life by a magician, and it was illustrated by her son, Plato Chan, when he was twelve years old. The book was a Caldecott honor book of 1944. View more info

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Animals Everywhere

By: D'Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar Parin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1954

Seller ID: CS00301

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paper boards, 4to, not paginated, color illustrations on every page; previous owner's bookplate on half title page, illustrations are vivid and bright; dust jacket edge worn with small chips in places, small reindeer sticker covering price in front flap, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes

By: De Angeli's, Marguerite

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1954

Seller ID: CS00451

Condition: Good


Pictorial tan cloth boards, folio, 192 pages, illustrated throughout; boards faintly bowed, head and tail of spine turned in, cloth a bit rubbed, pages are smudged in places. Oversize, additional shipping charges may apply. View more info

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Little Indian Folk

By: Deming, Edwin Willard; Deming, Therese O.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Frederick A. Stokes: 1899

Seller ID: 000242

Condition: Very Good


Oblong. Illustrated cream paper over red cloth spine. Bump to top front corner. Foxing and light soil to boards. Edges are scuffed and chipped and corners worn through. Pages printed on one side only. Image/text sides bright and crisp with some browning and light ghosting to reverse sides. Unpaginated with numerous full-page colour plates after paintings in water-colour together with illustrations in black-and-white. View more info

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Twenty Little Pets from Everywhere

By: Ditmars, Raymond L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Julian Messner, Inc: 1943

Seller ID: CS00340

Condition: Good


Tan paper with green titles, 4to, 63 pages, beautifully illustrated by Helene L. Ditmars throughout; head of spine is repaired with tape, moisture damage to rear bottom corner resulting is discoloration and bumps, "from Dale' written by a youngster on front free end paper, first gathering of binding loose. Despite the few cosmetic issues with the boards, a whimsical jungle complete with flora and fauna is hidden between the covers. View more info

If All the Seas were One Sea

By: Domanska, Janina

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001285

Condition: Near Fine


First printing with full number line starting with 1, $4.95 price intact in front flap; 4to, unnumbered pages, stunning graphic illustrations throughout, pictorial endpapers; dust jacket spine toned; signed by the author on the title page and inscribed to previous owner dated January, 1972. Caldecott Honor book of 1972. What if all the trees were one tree and all the seas were one sea? View more info