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The Scarecrow of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank; Baum, Robert A. (A New Introduction by)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor Media Group: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004515

ISBN: 1587260409

Condition: New


L. Frank Baum considered this book to be his best Oz story. Join Trot and Cap'n Bill as they take a boat trip across the bay to explore the far side, and learn what happens to them in the whirlpool. Find out how they are rescued by an Ork. Discover how the Scarecrow helps Cap'n Bill in Jinxland, and enjoy a royal reception on their return to the Emerald City. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289 pages View more info

Tik-Tok of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank; Baum, Robert A. (A New Introduction by)

Price: $15.64

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor Media Group: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004519

ISBN: 1587260395

Condition: New


Meet Betsy Bobbin and her mule, Hank, as they are shipwrecked on the coast of the Nonestic Ocean. Join Queen Ann Soforth's army, along with our old friends Tik-Tok and Polychrome, in conquering the Nome King. Find out what adventure awaits in Ruggedo's cavern and how the Quox was able to help. Includes an amusing, enlightening introduction by his Great-Grandson. The cover is pictorial, and black & white illustrations assist the story with it's larger type. ; B&W Illustra... View more info

The Emerald City of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank; with A New Introduction by Robert A. Baum

Price: $15.64

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arobor Media Group: 2002

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 004516

ISBN: 1587260239

Condition: New


Join Dorothy and her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry as they take a fabulous tour of Oz. Meet a host of new characters on the way, but be careful of the wicked Nome King! What terrible plans do the Whimsies and Phanfasms have? Find out if Dorothey's friends discover the danger in time! ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages View more info

Glinda of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank; with A New Introduction by Robert A. Baum

Price: $19.32

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor Media Group: 2002

Seller ID: 004517

ISBN: 1587260247

Condition: New


Come join forces with the Ruler of Oz, Princess Ozma, and Dorothy Gale as they set out on a quest to restore the peace between the Flatheads and the Skeezers. Find out what surprise Queen Coo-ee-oh has in store for them. Can Glinda the good come to their rescue in time? Will her magic powers be enough to save Princess Ozma and Dorothy. Find out as you follow their journey. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages View more info

Rinkitink in Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank; with A New Introduction by Robert A. Baum

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor Media Group: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004518

ISBN: 1587260417

Condition: New


Welcome aboard as Prince Inga of Pingaree and King Rinkitink with his talking goat, Bilbil, sail away to adventure on the Nonestic Ocean. Discover if this unlikely group is able to rescue the prince's people from captivity. Find out if the magic pearls of Pingaree can help Prince Inga. What will King Rinkitink's subjects do with him once they have him back? ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 316 pages View more info

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The Night the Toys Came to Life

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, Exeter Books: 1988

Edition: First U.S. Edition; Unknown

Seller ID: 004433

ISBN: 0791700593

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


This is a beautiful, enchanting tale from Enid Blyton, one of the world's best-loved storytellers. Originally published in the 1940s, it is brought to life again with glowing illustrations from Shirley Willis, and is sure to delight a whole new generation of children as a charming story about Christmas. This is an oblong book, 10 3/4" wide. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages View more info

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Christmas in the Toyshop

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint; Unknown

Seller ID: 004434

ISBN: 0831712910

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


It's Christmas in the toyshop, and the toys learn that they are going to be by themselves for four days. At first the toys feel gloomy. Then one suggests they have a party with a Christmas tree, presents for everyone and, who knows, maybe even a visit from Santa Claus! The binding is glossy and all the toys look very happy. This is an oblong book, 10 3/4" wide. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages View more info

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The Great Airport Mystery

By: Dixon, Frank W.

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: Later Printing; Later Printing

Seller ID: 004459

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Light to moderate wear on the corners. The spine ends are turned in and the pages, stained green at the top, have a small lighter area.. The jacket has several tears with a few pieces missing, the largest a 2" x 2.5" piece on the lower left front.. The rest is properly repaired and in a mylar cover. There is a damp stain on the jacket back near the bottom, including the flap, and a damp stain on the front bottom flap. ; The last book listed on the inside flap is ... View more info

Teenie Weenie Days

By: Donahey, William

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New York, Wittlesey House: 1944

Seller ID: 004501

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


The bottom corners are worn to the board in one spot each, and the top corners are rubbed, the front more than the back. The top inside boards are scratched through to white or board. The spine top has a 1/4" hole in the front and is worn on the back. The spine bottom is well worn through to the board. The bottom boards have light shelf wear. The jacket is worn at the corners with a small piece missing at the top back. There is a small tear at the top, a 1/2" tea... View more info

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I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today and Other Stories

By: Dr. Seuss

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004498

ISBN: 039480094X

Condition: Near Fine


The spine is somewhat darkened. There are a few small bumps at the top and bottom of boards. ; These are stories about The Cat in the Hats daughter and son, and also his great great great great grandpa. They are all very funny, all three being in verse. It includes the title story, King Looie Katz, and The Glunk That Got Thunk. All three are fully illustrated; the endpapers are also illustrated, the front introducing his children and great etc. Grandpa. ; Color Illustrat... View more info

I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew

By: Dr. Seuss

Price: $39.56

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004499

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends worn, top end split 1/2". Corners worn as well. ; Spine printed in several colors, front illustration in bright pink and bright blue with bright yellow and three-colored title. The endpapers are done as a maze in green, pink, black and white with the critter in yellow and trees in bright pink. The yellow critter stubbed his toe and ended up getting lost which had never happened before, and that whole day things happened that never happened before. A great ... View more info

Miss Twiggley's Tree

By: Fox, Dorothea Warren

Price: $12.42

Publisher: New York, Parents' Magazine Press: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 004507

Condition: As New


An amusing story told in rhyme, about a dog and a woman who had a great time. They lived in a house up in a tree, and Miss Twiggley hid from visitors, so shy was she. A storm came along and blew everything wild, but the treehouse stayed firm and she said with a smile - everyone come up there's room for quite a few, I've buttered the bread, and made some stew. And that is how Miss Twiggley, shy as she was, made some new friends when the hurricane came. A good book for rea... View more info

Uncle Wiggily and His Friends

By: Garis, Howard R.

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New York, Platt & Munk: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004372

Condition: Near Fine


This brightly-illustrated book is full of stories and short poems. All of the characters are animals, and Uncle Wiggily is a large rabbit who walks on his hind legs. The color illustrations are brilliantly colored, and the black & white ones are as amusing as the colored ones. The cloth binding is green with a black illustration on the cover. The spine is not sunned, and has black lettering. The top corners are fine, the bottom corners are worn. Inside the front cover is... View more info

The Wind in the Willows

By: Grahame, Kenneth

Price: $25.76

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004500

Condition: Fine


The top corners are lightly rubbed. Original Krochs & Brentano's label on back. There are some small white spots on the back near the spine. ; This is the unabridged edition of The Wind in the Willows. The endpapers are illustrated in color. This wonderful story is comprised completely of animals who become friends and have adventures. The illustrations are full color pages, and others are brown and white within the text. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to 10" - 13&... View more info

A Wonder Book and Tanglewood Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Carpenter, Katherine G. (Introduction and Notes)

Price: $13.80

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C Winston Co.: 1930

Seller ID: 004506

Condition: Good


; The Wonder Tales incorporate six classical myths into stories understandable and enjoyable by children Each one has a short introduction and discussion after the Tale. The Tanglewood Tales include more mythology including The Minotaur, The Dragon's Teeth, The Golden Fleece and and four more including The Wayside - an Introduction. Also included is a very helpful Index of Mythological Names. Spine cloth is loose from the text block (text block is tight) and the spine en... View more info

Just so Stories

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $13.80

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004514

ISBN: 0385021291

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


This is The New Illustrated Just So Stories volume. All twelve immortal tales with 72 pictures in full cover are included in this book. "This, O Best Beloved, is another story of the High and Far-Off Times. . . When the world was so new and all. . ." With these words of simple magic Kipling, master story-teller, leads us away into the enchanted long ago when things were not as they are now. These tales humorously and vividly recount how the camel got his hump, ho... View more info

Sh-H-H-H Pattibook 2

By: Lebar, Mary E

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Scripture Press: 1950

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 004393

Condition: Very Good


The back board is missing. ; This book has a red comb spine. It goes through making loud sounds and then the sh-h-h-h sound we all grew up with, in one form or another. They recommend that these be read aloud either at home or with a small group, and that the reader first imitate the sounds and then the sh-h-h-h. After the children know the book they will make the sounds on their own, and understand the reason for quiet. Color illustrations and very large print on heavy ... View more info

Johnny's Cookies

By: Lebar, Mary E

Price: $16.56

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Scripture Press: 1951

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 4406

Condition: Fine


The bottom right corner of the front board is slightly bent. ; A green comb holds the book together. This is a book about your child giving to others not because you prompt him but because he wants to. Directions on how to read the book to your child are included on the title page. ; Pattibook Series; Vol. 7; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 14 pages View more info

Saving Our Animal Friends (Books for Young Explorers)

By: McGrath, Susan

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1986

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 004398

ISBN: 0870446355

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The corners show some wear on the cover. ; This book describes the ways some people help some wild animals in need of human protection. This is particularly true in keeping their environments safe for them to live without injury. This book will appeal to both boys and girls, as it shows mostly children holding or feeding the smaller animals. There is a USA map showing the location of refuges in the lower 48 states that allow visitors. Additional reading is also included ... View more info

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A Child's Christmas At St. Nicholas Circle

By: McKelvey, Douglas Kaine

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Tommy Nelson: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004438

ISBN: 0849958830

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Inspired by Thomas Kinkade's most beloved holiday painting, Christmas at Nicholas Circle, this heartwarmingn story brings to life the tale of a young child's faith and a small town's generosity. The lessons of treating others with respect and sacrificial love come alive, as does the art of Kinkade. A list of his paintings used is included. On the jacket the lettering is raised. ; Color Paintings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 45 pages View more info

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Come before Winter Stories from Luke

By: McMinn, Janie L

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Loizeaux Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004450

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The corners are worn, as is the spine top - the cloth is loose. The spine end is bent in. On the inside there is a very small four-fold Christmas card attached. ; With twenty-one stories and twenty-one illustrations, this book is a useful book to teach children about Christianity. Footnotes are included that indicate bible passages. Orange cover with one of the illustrations in the book on the front. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall ; 183 pages View more info

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The Complete Poems of Winnie-The-Pooh

By: Milne, A. A.

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Dutton Childrens Books: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004473

ISBN: 0525460772

Condition: Very Good


Light wear at spine ends; moderate to heavy wear at corners. Gift note on front end paper. ; This is a beautifully-illustrated book for children and includes all of A. A. Milne's poetry of Winnie-the-Pooh. Every page either has an illustration or two, or is facing a full-page illustration. The poems include all of Pooh's friends, which were written and drawn using his own son's stuffed animals. His son was the inspiration for Christopher Robin and the whole Pooh series. ... View more info

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Winnie the Pooh Stories for Christmas

By: Milne, A. A. (edited by Talkington, Bruce)

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Disney Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004436

ISBN: 0786831073

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The top of the front board was bumped; not easy to see because of the pictorial boards. ; Included are five stories about Christmas: A Bite Before Christmas, A Very Small Christmas, Stuck on Christmas, Unstable Christmas, and Snow Time Like Christmas. These stories are humorous, warm, and include the characters of Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Christopher Robin, Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, and all the rest of the forest animals. The illustrations are charming. ; Color Illustratio... View more info

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Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas

By: O'Connor, Jane

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004437

ISBN: 0061235903

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


The dust jacket is beautiful, with glitter all around. The pictorial boards have no glitter. This year, Nancy is especially excited about decorating the Christmas tree. She bought a brand new sparkly tree topper with her own money and has been waiting for Christmas to come. But when things don't turn out the way Nancy planned, will Christmas still be splendiferous? In this merry story Nancy proves once again that a little fancying up can go a long, festive way. ; Color I... View more info

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Extraordinary Research Projects

By: Orr, Tamra B.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Unknown, Franklin Watts: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0004425

ISBN: 0531167623

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Extraordinary research is within your reach. With this book, you will learn specific ways to create different types of research projects; project ideas to get your creative juices flowing; tips on how to kick your work up a notch; resources to find more information, and activities to help you start thinking outside the box. This book is helpful to anyone needing to create a research project; even if you know what you want to do, this book really gives tips and ideas on h... View more info