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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

Condition: Good


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 top of spine. All text block edges are gilt. The binding is slightly shaken with some mild foxing present throughout. A quite... 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

Condition: Good+


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

Condition: Fair


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 body of the text is surprisingly clean and the text block binding is solid. The covers and integral spine appear to have been re... 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

ISBN: 0710501838

Condition: Very Good


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

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

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

Condition: Fair


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 minor soiling to the front. The interior is very clean and overall, this child's book is in a remarkable condition considering th... 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

Condition: Good+


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, otherwise, clean; binding sturdy. View more info

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Charlie Foster, a School Story: and The Coveted Squirrel.

By: (Mrs. George Cupples).

Price: $15.75

Publisher: London, UK., Marshall Brothers, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 8897

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 27 pp. + 27 pp. Two stories for children published in a single volume, part of the Marshall Brothers' Pelican Series with a line drawing of a Pelican gracing the front board.. No date given and also no author given for "Charlie Foster". The story "The Coveted Squirrel" is attributed to Mrs. George Cupples. An advertising page follows the first story and three advertising pages follow the second story. Illustrated with two full page black and white line drawings and three smaller cuts throughout the text. Gray paper covered boards with an illustration on the front of a pel... 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

Condition: Very Good


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 the binding is solid. View more info

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The March Family, Teacher's Edition.

By: Belfry, R. Aileen; B. Gertrude Bergey; Erna A. Martin.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada., John C. Winston Company.: 1958

Seller ID: 30605

Condition: Good+


8vo - 20 x 15 cm.; 62 pp., 160 pp. Book 2 of the Canadian Basic Readers series. Some edgewear and rubbing on boards, text block fore-edge is lightly foxed; former owner's name sticker on front free endpaper; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Going Places.

By: Belfry, R. Aileen; B. Gertrude Bergey; Erna A. Martin.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada., John C. Winston Company.: 1959

Seller ID: 30606

Condition: Good


8vo - 20 x 15 cm.; 320 pp. Book 4 of the Canadian Basic Readers series. Edgeworn and rubbed on boards, text block soiled; former owner's name on front and back endpaper, some light soiling on text pages; binding sturdy. View more info

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Songs for Today! Volume Four.

By: Bender, Garfield; Keith Bissell, Edwin Fergusson, Harvey Perrin and June Stratton, (editors).

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario., Waterloo Music Company.: 1963

Seller ID: 31883

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 92 - (4) pp. Card stock covers with a saddle stapled tape-reinforced binding as issued. First published in 1961, this is the third printing. 122 songs in all with the melody line and lyrics. Designed to introduce choral and part-singing to grade four students. A few songs are bilingual in English and the language of the country of origin (French, German etc.). Quite minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. View more info

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White Tails Don't Live in the City.

By: Bouchard, David.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba., Whole Language Consultants.: 1989

Seller ID: 31832

ISBN: 092125315X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 28 cm.; 19 pp. Oblong saddle-stapled binding. A poignant story of a young lad in a city foster home visiting his grandfather on White Bear Reserve in Saskatchewan. Nicely illustrated by Lonechild. Minor wear on card stock wraps. 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

ISBN: 0803744838

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


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 jacket shows moderate edge wear with small chips, closed tears and associated creasing. 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

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


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 back paste down end paper. Otherwise the volume is clean with a solid binding. The unclipped dust jacket is worn and chipped on ... 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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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