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Bomba the Jungle Boy: Jaguar Island

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Clover Books/ McLoughlin Bros.: 1927

Seller ID: 000520

Condition: Very Good


1950s era reprint. Glossy illustrated boards with mild rubbing and edge wear. Scuffing at corners and spine ends. Previous owner's name and a blind stamp in front end paper. Pages toned from age. Binding straight and tight. 209 pages. B4 on cover with price of 49c. Bomba the Jungle Boy series was part of 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, and ... View more info

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On A Torn-Away World or, The Captives of the Great Earthquake

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon: 1913

Seller ID: 001084

Condition: Good


Early printing. 7 3/4 x 5.25 inches; [4],246,[6] pages; publisher's ads; four black and white illustrated plates. Pictorial green cloth boards are rubbed and edge worn, cloth along front joint is stretched and spine is a little sun faded, corners rubbing through, 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 unde... 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

Kidnapped

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1946

Seller ID: CS00356

Condition: Good


Navy blue cloth boards with illustrated paste down, 4to, 289 pages plus publisher's list, illustrated by N.C. Wyeth; boards are edge worn with white residue on extremities; dust jacket damp stained in a mottled drop like pattern, edges tattered, now in mylar. View more info

Mary Poppins

By: Travers, P.L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1962

Seller ID: CS00294

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth with black illustrations, 12 mo, 206 pages, illustrated in black and white by Mary Shepard; boards slightly edge worn, evidence of removed bookplate, pages are clean and unmarked; dust jacket rubbed in places, dust jacket in mylar cover. 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

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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

The Old Nursey Rhymes

By: Wood, Lawson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nerlson and Sons, Ltd:

Seller ID: CS00355

Condition: Good


Tan cloth with black and red titles, 4to, 142 pages, illustrated throughout by Lawson Wood; boards are shadowed from sun exposure, soiled in places, edge worn, foxing to endpapers and edges of text block, frontispiece has a two inch rip along spine. 0 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