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Little Songs for Little People.

By: Little, Jean.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: North Vancouver, British Columbia., Seaside Press.: 1986

Seller ID: 31983

Condition: Very Good


4to - 29 x 22 cm.; 69 pp. Saddle-stapled binding. A collection of songs for children, kindergarten to grade 3. Original songs by Jean Preece Little, used successfully in Canadian classrooms. Some wear on cover edges, text pages clean and binding sturdy. View more info

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The Adventures of Freddykid and Seagull Sam / Merch: The Invisible Wizard, a Musical Play for Children. (2 books).

By: Manning, Linda.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Playwrights Canada: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29583

ISBN: 0887543073

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; The Adventures of Freddykid and Seagull Sam (ISBN - 0887543073): (4) - 46 - (2) pp. Merch: The Invisible Wizard (ISBN - 0887543782): (4) - 34 - (3) pp. Both have yellow covers with black letterig in a flat stapled binding with a black cloth reinforcing strip. School stamp on the front covers. For the play "Merch . . .", the music and lyrics by Don Herbertson and Jacqui Manning-Albert are not included. Gift inscription by the author to the students of an elementary school on the first page of both. Both are the revised second editions from September, 1985. Minor wea... View more info

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Save the Children, The Story of Eglantyne Jebb (Stories of Faith and Fame).

By: Martin, R. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press.: 1969

Seller ID: 19126

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 94 pp. A biography written for children about the life of Jebb (1876-1928), a British social reformer and founder of the organization, Save the Children, designed first to help the children in post-World War I Germany and Austria and later those of famine-stricken Russia. She wrote the "Declaration of the Rights of the Child" adopted by the League of Nations. Green paper-covered boards with a full-colour frontis illustration. Light edgewear, some foxing on text block edges; binding tight, text pages clean. Dust jacket lightly soiled with some chipping and closed tea... View more info

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Beyond the Horizon.

By: McIntosh, W. John and H. Elizabeth Orchard.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada., Ginn and Company.: 1967

Seller ID: 30607

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 448 pp. Later reprint. The Canadian Ginn Basic Readers. Light edgewear on boards, some soiling on text block edges, a bit of penciled marks in odd places, otherwise, text is clean, binding sturdy. View more info

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The Great B.C. Alphabet Book.

By: Morgan, Nicola

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Markham, Ontario, Fitzhenry & Whiteside.: 1985

Seller ID: 19661

ISBN: 0889029768

Condition: Good+


8vo - 24.5 x 25 cm.; Unpaginated. An alphabet book tripping around the Canadian province of British Columbia with full page, full colour illustrations and a map. Light wear on card stock covers, inscription on first blank page, bit of soiling on some interior pages but generally the pages are clean, slight whiff of perfume comes off the pages. View more info

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Children Praying a New Story, A Resource for Parents, Grandparents and Teachers.

By: Morwood, Michael.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: South Bend, Indiana., Kelmor Publishing.: 2009

Seller ID: 30837

ISBN: 0615273726

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 188 pp. Morwood has author a number of books "helping adult Christians to re-imagine and re-evaluate their faith in light of the contemporary 'story' about our universe." This one is on educating children into this new faith perspective. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Orff-Schulwerk: Eight English Nursery Songs.

By: Murray, Margaret.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, UK., Schott & Company.: 1963

Seller ID: 11846

ISBN: 0910957096

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 27.5 cm. (oblong); 16 pp. Edition #10842 from Schott. Designed to show how the Orff glockenspiels and xylophones can be used to accompany traditional songs: "Cock-a-doodle-do", "London's Burning", "Curly Locks", "Hey diddle, diddle, the cat and the fiddle", "London Bridge is broken down", "Au clair de la lune", "Here we go around the mulberry bush", "Hot-cross buns". Slight soiling and edge wear to the covers with a sticker stain on the top fore edge corner. Interior is clean and crisp. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

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Orff Schulwerk: Music for Children, III - Major Triads.

By: Orff, Carl. Gunild Keetman (Doreen Hall and Arnold Walter).

Price: $12.80

Publisher: Mainz, Germany, B. Schott's Sohne: 1960

Seller ID: 13791

Condition: Very Good+


12mo - 18.5 x 27.5 cm. (oblong); 40 pp. Card stock wraps. This is Schott Edition #4472. English adaptation by Doreen Hall and Arnold Walter. Includes Tonic and Supertonic Triads (8 pieces) and tonic and submediant triads (4 pieces). Index at front. Scoring for various Orff instruments present. The covers are mildly stained whilst the interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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Z Dejin Narodu Ceskeho.

By: Palacky, Frantisek.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Praze, Melantrich: 1973

Seller ID: 14145

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 16 cm.; 256 pp. The text is in Czech. Author Palacky (1798-1876) was a Czech historian. An illustrated history for children from the Roman Empire to 1403. White cloth-covered boards with brown lettering on front and spine. Soiling along edges, a small handwritten note on place and date of publication on title page. Dust jacket is rubbed, soiled with edgewear and a closed tear in the spine. View more info

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Lucile Panabaker's Second Song Book.

By: Panabaker, Lucile.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Peter Martin Associates: 1975

Seller ID: 10380

ISBN: 0887781233

Condition: Very Good


4to - 27.5 x 21 cm.; Unpaginated with 66 pages bound between stiff boards with a wire coil binding. A collection of 30 songs suitable for children of nursery school or kindergarden age. Presented and meant to be performed in an "Orff / Montessori" setting. Previous owner's address label on inside of the front cover. Very minor wear to the covers. View more info

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Cteni O Hradech.

By: Petiska, Eduard.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Praze, Albatros: 1971

Seller ID: 14137

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


4to - 26 x 19 cm.; 180 pp. Text is in Czech. Povesti a pribehy starych ceskych, moravskych a slezskych hradu. Drevoryty vyzdobil Zdenek Mezl. Wonderful illustrations. Petiska (1924-1987) was a Czech poet and writer known for his books for children. White cloth covered boards with light grey decoration on front and black spine lettering, red text block head, red endpapers, red decorative accents in text. Light soiling on boards with bumped corners, bit of soiling on text block edge, binding a little shaken. Dust jacket is soiled, sunned on spine, closed tears along edges. View more info

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Let's Believe.

By: Sanford, Agnes.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Evesham, UK., Arthur James Limited.: 1967

Seller ID: 28063

ISBN: 85305004X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; 121 pp. Green cloth with a faux leather finish over boards with white lettering on the spine. First published by Harper and Row in 1954, this is the first British edition. Well illustrated with many black and white drawings by her son, Ted Sanford. Minor wear to the spine tips of the book otherwise clean with a tight binding. The unclipped dust jacket has mild wear to the head edge and some rubbing on the back panel and the spine is a tad faded. View more info

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The Star of les Baux.

By: Severin, Jean.

Price: $5.20

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 16968

ISBN: 0152793909

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 160 pp. Blue cloth over boards with yellow lettering on spine and yellow decoration on the front board. First published in French in 1966 and translated into English for this edition by Emma Cohn and Louise Spain. A fantasy story written for older girls and set in the Provence region of France. Based in part on local lore and legends. The dust jacket shows minor edge wear. Jacket illustratio n is by Howard Burns. View more info

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Lucky and His Travels.

By: Sherwood, Elmer.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin., Whitman Publishing: 1922

Seller ID: 17546

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18 x 13 cm.; 121 - [3] pp. Light blue paper over boards with black lettering on the spine and front board. All 8 black and white illustrations by O'Keefe are present and clean. The first blank preliminary page has been very neatly removed and the last blank page has a small triangular piece gone from the top fore edge corner. The paper, as expected, is age darkened but not brittle. The spine is a tad faded as are the board margins with mild bumping on the spine ends and board corners. The dust jacket (Lucky, the Boy Scout, surveying the New York skyline from a boat in the harbour) is so... View more info

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We Sing and Dance. (Volume 3 of the We Sing and Praise series).

By: Sister Cecilia SC., Sister John Joseph CSJ., and Sister Rose Margaret CSJ.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts., Ginn and Company.: 1957

Seller ID: 28709

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 18.5 cm.; 159 - (1) pp. Full colour pictorial cloth over boards. A song book for children, number 3 in the music series for catholic schools, "We Sing and Praise". The songs are organized according to the liturgical year with songs both traditional (including Latin Mass responses) and some written by the Sisters who authored the book, including Sister Cecilia's telling of Saint Francis and the Wolf through story and songs. Profusely illustrated with both full-colour and two-tone illustrations. Three page alphabetical index. Melody lines only with full lyrics. The externals s... View more info

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The Teddy Bears Picnic (The Nursery Rhyme Cookery Books).

By: Stanton, Cynthia.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, UK, RHS Publications.: 1973

Seller ID: 31039

Condition: Very Good


16mo - 15 x 21 cm.; Unpaginated (16 pp.). Saddle-stapled binding. "Assembly cookery for the very young, simple and safe." Part of a series introducing children to cooking through nursery rhymes. Minor edgewear, a sturdy, clean copy. View more info

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The Wanderings of Odysseus: The Story of the Odyssey.

By: Sutcliff, Rosemary.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC., Raincoast Books.: 2001

Seller ID: 30118

ISBN: 1551924331

Condition: Fine


4to - 28 x 21 cm.; 119 pp. First published in 1995. A retelling for the juvenile reader of Homer's The Odyssey by the British author of many highly acclaimed historical novels for young (and older too) readers. Richly and profusely illustrated in full colour by Alan Lee, known, among other things, for his illustrations of Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings". The siege of Troy is over and King Odysseus faces many hazards in his return voyage home. A large format paperback in an as-new and unused condition. View more info

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Domesday, Then and Now.

By: Whines, Nicholas.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: London, UK., BBC Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 16345

ISBN: 0563212535

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 24 x 18.5 cm.; 47 pp. Illustrated with photos and drawings. Part of the Domesday Project. Follows the imaginary English town of Aldersford throughout history, 1086, 1286, 1586, 1786, 1836, 1886, 1936 and "today" (1986). For children of elementary school age. Laid-in insert on the Domesday Project. Saddle-stapled card stock covers. Minor wear on cover; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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The Mouse, the Cat, and Grandmother's Hat.

By: Willard, Nancy.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York., Little, Brown & Company.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13174

ISBN: 0316940062

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 32 pages. Pictorial paper covered boards with matching DJ. A birthday party, a jiggling cake, a hat hiding a mouse and the prowling cat. Full page colour illustrations done in a quasi-naive style, quite delightful to look at. View more info

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Modern Verse for Juniors.

By: Williams, Michal (compiler).

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, UK., Oxford University Press.: 1945.

Seller ID: 21502

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 64 pp. Beige cloth over thin boards with dark blue lettering and decorations on front only. First published in 1933, this a later reprint. Designed to follow up on the earlier "Modern Verse for Little Children", this collection has 38 poems in all. The externals show the mildest of wear and a small bit of soiling on the front. The interior is very clean and the binding is sound. View more info