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Winning Words, a Lamp of Love for the Young Folks At Home.

By: N/A

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Gall & Inglis:

Seller ID: 1457


12mo - 16 x 10 cm.; 186 pp. "Fifth Series". A vintage collection of songs, poems, stories and essays for children on life's virtures. There is no publishing date but a signature on the ffep is dated 1883. Book is illustrated with wonderful lithographs. The boards are a green cloth with an intricately blind stamped design on front, back and spine. The centre panel of the front and the spine are gilt. The boards show wear and some soiling, with a small tear at the ... View more info

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La Panthere Rose 17, 18-19, 20.

By: N/A

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Mirisch Geoffrey D. F. E.: 1976

Seller ID: 4586


4to - 25 x 17.5 cm.; The text is in French. Graphic format in full colour. Volume 17: 34 pp. Volume 18/19: 70 pp. Volume 20: 66 pp. All bound as one. Soiling and rubbing on card-stock covers while the text is clean and the binding is sturdy. View more info

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Sadlier's Dominion Catholic Speller. Complete Edition.

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., James A. Sadlier:

Seller ID: 14748


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; iv - 176 pp. Pictorial paper covered boards with a black cloth spine over a flat stapled binding. A co-ordinated and complete approach to spelling and pronounciation designed specifically for Catholic schools. The preliminaries are missing as is page i / ii and the title and copyright page. Previous owner's name on the front paste down dated Septemebr 18, 1885. Both paste down end papers are replete with addresses, notes and doodles while the main bod... View more info

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Lucy the Nurse, Cut Out Doll Dressing Book Complete with Story.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bridlington, England, Peter Haddock Ltd.:

Seller ID: 18334


29.5 x 21 cm.; Unpaginated (16pp). Saddle-stapled paper doll book. Doll figure on back cover, four pages of outfits, brief story illustrated with ink drawings. Minor edgewear on cover. View more info

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Our Doggie's ABC. (A B C).

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company.: 1911

Seller ID: 22868


Fo - 37 x 19 cm.; Unpaginated though with16 pages including the covers in a saddle stapled binding. Gabriel publication #286. Full colour front cover, blank back cover. Four of the interior pages are in full colour also, the rest of the illustrations are in black and white. Previous owner's dated name (Xmas - 1917) on page 3. The artist is not credited. The front and back covers are separated at the spine fold in the bottom half. Moderate wear to the edges with some mino... View more info

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Illustrierte Jugend-Blatter

By: N/A

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Reading, Pennsylvania, Pilger-Buchhandlung.: 1916

Seller ID: 24849


4to - 27 x 19 cm.; 148 pp. Jugendblatter. Monatsblatt fur unsere Jugend. Twelve issues of a children Christian magazine bound into a single volume, January - December, 1916. In Fraktur German, it would have been printed for the Pennsylvania Dutch (German) residents of that state. Lots of illustrations, index. Illustrated paper-covered boards with cloth spine. Boards have edgewear, soiling; endpapers have former owner's name and light soiling; bit of foxing on text pages,... View more info

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The Canadian Singer: Book Three (3).

By: Beattie, John W., Josephine Wolverton, Grace V. Wilson, Howard Hinga.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., W. J. Gage & Co.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14551


8vo - 20.5 x 16 cm.; 198 pp. Blue cloth with lettered red panel spine and white/red lettering and decorations on the front board. 4 page index of songs by title, author and composer at back. Pictorial end papers, a few full page coloured illustrations with many b/w vignette type illustrations. This edition is based on the previously published (1944) "The American Singer, Book Three". Moderate shelf wear and some soiling to the covers. The interior is clean and th... View more info

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The Blue Lobster: A Life Cycle.

By: Carrick, Carol and Donald.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York., The Dial Press.: 1978

Seller ID: 22597


8vo (oblong) - 21.5 x 22.5 cm.; Unpaginated with thirty two pages. Pictorial cloth over boards with a matching dust jacket. First published in 1975, this is the second Dial Press printing. The text is by Carol Carrick and the illustrations are by Donald Carrick. This is the library binding with a inner linen hinge. The pictorial cloth shows some minor 'bubbling' or lifting that I would suggest is a binding fault. Otherwise the book is very clean and sound. The dust jacke... View more info

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Three Points of Honor.

By: Carter, Russell Gordon.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts., Little, Brown and Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17417


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; xi - (5) - 287 pp. Black cloth over boards with red lettering and art work (both quite bright and crisp) on spine and front board. Illustrated end papers both front and back. Coloured frontis and 4 full page black and white illustrations along with chapter head pieces and the occasional smaller cut for chapter endings, 14 b/w illustrations in all. The title page shows some minor foxing as do the text block edges. Bookseller's label affixed to the bac... View more info

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The Little Blue Lorry - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19791


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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The Goose Chase - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19792


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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Something for Kay - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19793


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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The Fire - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19794


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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The Car Race - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19795


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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Little Red Wing - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19796


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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Dusty - Enchantment Books.

By: Castley, Dora with Kathleen Fowler and Sheila Carstairs.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, UK., Thomas Nelson and Sons.:

Seller ID: 19797


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Full colour pictorial cloth with a wrap-around picture over thin boards. Pictorial end papers. No dust jacket as issued. No date of publication given but circa 1960's. Profusely illustrated in colour, one of the Enchantment Books series from Nelson written for primary school age children. View more info

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Seasons of the Sea

By: Corriveau, Monique

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre.: 1989

Seller ID: 27978


8vo - 25 x 17 cm.; 95 pp. A Groundwood Book. First published in French, this was abridged and translated into English by David Homel. Based on a real diary, this is a portrait of Mary Lou McGuire's last year on the island of Oderin in Placentia Bay, Newfoundland. In 1910 the McGuire family learned the local island school would be closed and all would have to leave the island. "Seasons of the Sea is a loving look back at the world of the Newfoundland outport . . ."... View more info

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Hoppitty and Other Stories

By: Cryer, Gladys Caroline.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Huddersfield, UK, The Advertiser Press Limited.:

Seller ID: 27447


4to - 25 x 19 cm.; 40 pp. No publication date but know to be either 1960 or 1961. A collection of stories for young children, "Hoppity", "Peter's Secret", "A Visit to Santa", and "Brave Mary". Stiff card covers with cloth tape on the spine as issued. Stcked scar on the head margin of the front cover; light edgewear and minor soiling on the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Along Janet's Road.

By: Dalgliesh, Alice.

Price: $7.20

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2885


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; 208 pp. A sequel to the author's previous novel "The Silver Pencil" about Janet Laidlaw. In this story she becomes a book editor. Written for teens and young adults. The boards are brown with gilt decoration and lettering; lettering on spine somewhat faded; very light wear on edges. Pictorial endpapers, slightly soiled, with an owner's signature in pencil on the front free end paper and some pencil notation on the back end paper; small tear o... View more info

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Concert Items for Scouts and Cubs.

By: Davis, H. L.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland., Brown, Son & Ferguson.: 1958

Seller ID: 26794


12mo - 18 x 12.5 cm.; viii - 103 - (1) pp. Beige and burgundy illustrated wraps. First published in 1928, this is the 1958 reprint. A guide for the organising of a scout or cub concert and from the author's foreword: "I have endeavoured to place at the disposal of scouters (and incidentally officers of other juvenile organisations) a book of varied outlook at the same time dealing with allegory, legend, etc., down to farce. I have endeavoured to bear in mind the ques... View more info