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Image for Rinkitink In Oz.  Illustrated by John R. Neill.

Rinkitink In Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill.

By: Baum, L. Frank.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Lee: (1916)

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 3417


314 pp.; leaf size 9" x 6 5/8"; blue cloth, front with pictorial paper label in color, without dust jacket; pictorial self-endpapers in black & white; 12 color plates, with captions. There are no publishers ads on verso of ownership leaf, but under author's name on title page, listed to The Scarecrow of Oz (1915). Light rubbing at edges, nick to cloth at rear of spine top; dime sized area of light discoloration of cloth at back lower leading corner; light soil to cover l... View more info

A Horse Named Summer. Illustrated by the author.

By: Bendick, Karen.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, N. Y., Rand McNally: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3818


127 pp.; cloth in price clipped dust jacket with light tanning to top edge. Ownership name on front endpaper. View more info

Blixten: Djungelkriget.

By: Brogan, Mike pseud. (Fred Baker).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: B. Wahlstroms Bokforlag: 1985

Seller ID: 3721


151 pp.; 16mo; illustrated paper over boards. Text in Swedish. View more info

Image for Robinson Crusoe. His Life and Strange Surprising Adventures. In Words of One Syllable. With Seventy Illustrations.

Robinson Crusoe. His Life and Strange Surprising Adventures. In Words of One Syllable. With Seventy Illustrations.

By: Defoe, Daniel.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philidelphia, Henry Altemus: 1895

Seller ID: 6331


184pp., frontis; 16mo; gray cloth decorated and lettered in silver; with color illustration on the front cover; vignettes and full page illustrations throughout. A title in Altemus' Young People's Library. A fresh, bright copy. View more info

Tobei: A Japanese Folktale.

By: Durham, Mae, retold by, pictures by Mitsu Yashima.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scarsdale, NY, Bradbury Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8049


4to; cloth in pictorial jacket with moderate wear and tanning. View more info

2 titles: Elsie's Womanhood, together with Elsie's Motherhood.

By: Finley, Martha.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Grosset & Dunlap: 1917,1918

Seller ID: 5617


8vo; yellow cloth stamped in dark blue; without dust jackets; illustrated endpapers. Ownership name and address on both front endpapers. Light soil. View more info

Awakening. Illustrated by R. H. Sauter

By: GALSWORTHY, JOHN.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8184


4to; gilt lettered brown paper over boards with decorative silhouette on gilt front cover. View more info

Christmas Day.

By: Howells, William Dean.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, 1992

Seller ID: 2440


Designed, illustrated and printed by Susan Acker and Mary McDermott at the Feathered Serpent Press for John Crichton on the occasion of his address to the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco. Single sheet in an accordian fold to 7" x 5" with Illustrated cover & title, and 9pp. View more info

The Kopje Farm. With Coloured Illustrations by Lancelot Speed.

By: JOHNSTON, WILLIAM.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Galsgow, N. Y., Collins' Clear Type Press: (c. 1904)

Seller ID: 8120


207 pp.; 8vo; illustrated green cloth; 4 color plates including frontispiece. Gift inscription front endpaper in pencil; endpapers tanned; foxing to pastedowns. Jack Lovat, son of an Anglo ostritch farmer, is the hero of this juvenile fiction on The Boer War in South Africa. Also given a modicum of heroism in loyal if fatal sacrifice for their colonial masters, the Kaffir 'boys' Zacharry and Pete. View more info

Image for The Ruffled Sparrow.  Translated from the Russian by Fainna Solasko. Drawings by Grigory Dauman.

The Ruffled Sparrow. Translated from the Russian by Fainna Solasko. Drawings by Grigory Dauman.

By: Paustovsky, Konstantin.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Raduga: (1983)

Seller ID: 8067


16 pp.; 4to; illustrated brown wrappers; dramatic full page and text illustrations in color wash. View more info

Polly and Carola.

By: Roy, Lillian Elizabeth.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Grosset & Dunlap: 1930

Seller ID: 5613


8vo; blue cloth, frontis illustration. Bookplate front endpaper; moderate tanning to endpapers. View more info

Image for The Fools of Chelm, and Their History. ( signed by the author).

The Fools of Chelm, and Their History. ( signed by the author).

By: Singer, Isaac Bashevis; Pictures by Uri Shulevitz.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1973

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8066


Signed "Love, I. B. Singer" on the half-title. Square 8vo; red cloth in pictorial brown jacket with creasing at corners, a couple of short closed tears at edges, and a quarter size blotch of stain front cover at leading edge. View more info

Image for Paul & Virginia Translated from the French of Bernardin Saint Pierre by Helen Maria Williams, to which is added: Elizabeth or the Exiles of Siberia, by Madame Cottin.

Paul & Virginia Translated from the French of Bernardin Saint Pierre by Helen Maria Williams, to which is added: Elizabeth or the Exiles of Siberia, by Madame Cottin.

By: St. Pierre, Bernadin, and Madame Cottin.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Walker: 1814

Seller ID: 7288


211 pp. 24mo; later full brown polished calf, with spine lettered in gilt; engraved frontis and the first of two title pages engraved; later yellow pastedowns & endpapers; rear [original?] second endpaper marbled. Two blanks and the recto of the marbled page in the rear contain full page manuscript that appears to record a passage from the story of Elizabeth, or perhaps an embellishment. Between the manuscript which is somewhat faint but legible in a nice hand, and the s... View more info

The Terhune Omnibus. Drawn from the Works of Albert Payson Terhune and edited by Max J. Herzberg.

By: Terhune, Albert Payson.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: N.Y. & London, Harper & Bros.: 1937

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3826


371 pp., color frontis; 8vo; cloth, without dust jacket. Browning to gutter; blue crayon decorations across rear endpaper and pastedown, otherwise clean. View more info