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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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Tales of God's Packmen.

By: Smith, Edwin W.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, UK., British And Foreign Bible Society.: 1951

Seller ID: 4420

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 122 pp. Green papered boards with black lettering and a colour paste-on illustration on front board. Nineteen tales of men who sought to bring the Bible to people in foreign lands. Four black and white full page illustrations plus several smaller vignette type illustrations. Light shelf wear on boards with corner bumping and wear to the spine tips. Interior is clean and the binding is solid. 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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Sing through the Seasons: Seventy-Three Songs for Children.

By: Swinger, Marlys. (editor).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Farmington, Pennsylvania., Plough Publishing House.: 2000

Seller ID: 31597

ISBN: 0874869994

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm; iv - 108 pp. No dust jacket as issued. First published in 1972 and reprinted many times, this is the second edition. This collection has colourful new illustrations and a sing-along CD enclosed in a sealed (never opened) pouch on the inside of the back cover. Most of the songs are folk tunes from around the world; lyrics include classic poems by Kate Greenaway, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Sing through the Seasons: Seventy-Three Songs for Children.

By: Swinger, Marlys. (editor).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Farmington, Pennsylvania., Plough Publishing House.: 2000

Seller ID: 31598

ISBN: 0874869994

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm; iv - 108 pp. No dust jacket as issued. First published in 1972 and reprinted many times, this is the second edition. This collection has colourful new illustrations and a sing-along CD enclosed in a sealed (never opened) pouch on the inside of the back cover. Most of the songs are folk tunes from around the world; lyrics include classic poems by Kate Greenaway, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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The Story of Oklahoma.

By: Tinkle, Lon.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Random House.:

Seller ID: 4489

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 186 pp. Beige linen cloth with black and brown lettering and decorations on the spine and front board. The text block head edge is dyed yellow as issued. A Random House Landmark Book - #100. A Book of the Month Club Selection. Letter from the author to the "Young Reader" loosely laid in. A vivid telling of the history of Oklahoma for children, ages 8 and up with a 4 page index. The dust jacket is soiled with wear to the edges (chips, nicks and small creases) with a piece gone from the back lower fore corner. 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