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A Season of Secrets

By: Cragin Herzig, Alison, and Lawrence Mali, Jane

Price: $11.07

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1982

Seller ID: CH-23025

Condition: Good


1982; HB. Ex-library. Binding is good, little wear on edges, scuffed on front. The pages are fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction::Mystery and Crime; Children::Juvenile. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-23025. Hardcover View more info

A Wind on the Road

By: Caswell, Helen R.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Eau Claire, WI, E. M. Hale and Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000850

Condition: Fine


First Cadmus Edition - a special edition published by arrangement with publishers of the regular edition. Everything Esther did that week went wrong. She broke the best sugar bowl. She couldn't do her arithmetic because part of her book had been eaten by a horse. Her only pleasure was her horse, Lochinvar, and remembering how free and happy the gypsies in their camp nearby seemed, she jumped on her horse and ran away to join them. Although she was urged to go home when her father came for her, he ignored her when she and a friend ran into some men stealing. He didn't listen until someone was a... View more info

Beano, Circus Dog

By: Orr Watson, Helen

Price: $12.92

Publisher: The Junior Literary Guild: 1953

Seller ID: CH-02003


1953; HB. Binding is good, some wear on edges, frays at top and bottom of spine. One black spot on front and one on back. Spine is tight; ex-library. 177 pages, fine. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Juvenile; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-02003. Hardcover View more info

Best in Children's Books

By: N/A

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Garden City NY, Nelson Doubleday: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001101

Condition: Near Fine


#10A - This book contains stories including Lassie Come Home; The Story of William Tell with full-color illustrations; Penny and the White Horse which is a merry-go-round horse; The Three Little Pigs with illustrations by Richard Scarry; Grimm's Rumelstiltskin with full-color illustrations; Animals of Africa, includes full-color photographs, and so forth. Thirteen titles in all, one on science, one on travel, and others.The binding has minor wear at the edges and spine ends. The DJ has a few chips on top with a 1" tear near the spine. The bottom has a small tear where the paper is missing,... View more info

Challenge of the Coulee

By: Graham, Janette Sargeant

Price: $5.54

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000148

Condition: Very Good


Syd Clayton, 17 years old, is full of energy, ambition and impatience. He feels the Coulee walls around their ranch will keep him from becoming an engineer. He is determined to get the ranch out of the red and builds a tractor and irrigation system. It appears that problems on the ranch are someone's doing and not just luck. Their hired hand disappears and Syd finds himself in deep trouble. The only way out is to find the hired hand himself. Ex-lib, usual markings. The spine is tight; the green cover has a picture that shows Syd in shallow water pulling up a rock. Done in shades of black. The ... View more info

Faraway Friends

By: Thompson, Vivian L.

Price: $5.54

Publisher: New York, Holiday House, Inc.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000143

Condition: Near Fine


A book of friendship between two girls. One lived in Korea, and one in Hawaii. They met because of parents in the armed forces, and the girl from Korea is coming to see Hawaii and her friend. A nice book with good illustrations. Simple but important concepts about friendship. This book would be "fine" but for the ex-lib. markings. There are a few spots on pages, small and minor. 59 pages, no tears. Binding is extra strong library binding, a tan color with a picture on the front of one girl giving a lei that she made to her friend from Korea. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. . I... View more info

Freddy and the Space Ship

By: Brooks, Walter R.

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 000587

Condition: Very Good


Mrs. Peppercorn, Benjamin Bean, Jinx the cat, Charles the rooster, and Freddy the popular pig took off for Mars in Benjamin Bean's fabulous space ship, despite the treachery of one Mr. Bismuth. It was Mrs. Peppercorn's fiddling with the controls that knocked them off their course and landed them in a stranger place than they had been prepared for. Ex-lib, stamped "withdraw" on fep. Corners worn through, spine ends worn, bottom edges worn. 262 pages, illustrated in black and white. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. . Illustrator: Wiese, Kurt. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Chil... View more info

Hillel's Happy Holidays

By: Gamaron, Mamie G.

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Union of American Hewbrew Congregation: 1953

Seller ID: HO-07001

Condition: Very Good


The book is covered with textured cloth with an illustration on the front. Wear and discoloration at the spine. Ex-library. Part of back page missing, doesn't interfere with reading. Fine with illustrations. . Illustrator: Gezai, Temima N.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Holidays and Festivals; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: HO-07001. Hardcover View more info

Myths Every Child Should Know

By: Mabie, Hamilton Wright

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Garden Ciy, NY, Doubleday and Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000421

Condition: Very Good


Junior Deluxe Edition. This book includes 10 of the more common myths, including The Chimaera, The Gorgon's Head, The Paradise of Children, The Argonauts, The Quest of the Hammer and others. There are many black & white drawings, and two color plates; one is the frontispiece. An ex-library with the card pocket still in front; very few library markings. The binding is a heavy library cover. All of the corners, including the spine, have wear. The front is rubbed and there are a few small marks on it. 256 pages, one page has a small hole (looks like it's from an erasure) and a few pages have numb... View more info

Oxford Book of Poetry for Children

By: Blishen, Edward (compiled by)

Price: $25.76

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts, Inc.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000499

Condition: Near Fine


This is a collection of poetry that helps children begin to appreciate the richness and variety of English poetry. There is humor of all shades, ballads, mystery, tales of fairies, songs of the sea and of nature and people. Sprinkled throughout one might find a limerick or jingle - and always the element of surprise. This is a book the entire family can enjoy. The bottom edges are very lightly worn. The first one or two end papers are missing in front. Very light ex-lib marks. The jacket is in a library cover, and has a few chips on the bottom front. The back hinge looks like it is coming loos... View more info

Plenty of Fish

By: Selsam, Millicent

Price: $5.06

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000497

Condition: Fair


A "Science I Can Read" book. This is a story about a little boy who lives with his father, and decides he wants some goldfish. He buys the goldfish in little plastic bags; his father tells him he needs a bowl so he runs back, then he runs back for food. His father, while the little boy is away, completes his fish bowl. Binding is worn through at top of spine, bottom of spine is worn, bottom edge is worn through in front. The front corner is quite worn as well. This was a well-loved book. Ex-lib markings on front and on back board. 63 pages, illustrated on each page. Lettering is large ... View more info

Someone's Mother is Missing

By: Mazer, Harry

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 1980

Seller ID: CH-23026

Condition: Good


Ex-library, Gaylord jacket cover. The jacket is in very good condition, one tiny hole. Spine is tight. Book is for ages 12 and up. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::General; Children::Mystery. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-23026. Hardcover View more info

The Golden Door; Red Badge Detective

By: Spicer, Bart

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company:

Seller ID: CH-12145

Condition: Very Good Condition


1951; HB. Binding is very good, slight wear on edges, top of spine has a tear in the binding as does the bottom of the spine. Ex-lib. 216 pages, 5.5" x 8.5" high. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Mystery; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-12145. Hardcover View more info

The Hardy Boys; The Mystery of the Chinese Junk

By: Dixon, Franklin W.

Price: $5.52

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Seller ID: CH-01218

Condition: Very Good


#39 The binding is good; slight wear at bottom edges. Heavy pictoral boards. Ex-lib. Child's bookplate on inside front cover, usual remains from library book. Bright, no marks or tears noted. The inside covers have been recovered to white. The spine is blue with the Hardy Boys in an orange circle. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Series; Children::Mystery. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-01218. Hardcover View more info

The Spy With Five Faces

By: Walden, Amelia Elizabeth

Price: $12.92

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1966

Seller ID: CH-02002

Condition: Very Good


Binding is very good, slight wear at corners and an ink spot on the back. Ex-library. 206 pages, fine. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction::Mystery and Crime; Children::Juvenile. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-02002. Hardcover View more info

Things to Do on a Rainy Day

By: Walley, Dean

Price: $5.01

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Hallmark cards, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000841

Condition: Very Good


This book has many ideas for fun things to do indoors, and each one would take some time. Many of the ideas are things we all did as kids; children now have probably never done eraser faces (from a magazine) or made faces with potatos or any of the many other ideas included. Most of the ideas are fairly silent, except for laughter. The front corners are lightly worn, and there is shelf ware on the front bottom edge. A bit of wear at both ends of the spine. The orange cover has a picture of a boy holding all sorts of kitchen utensils. 18 pages, all illustrated; no marks or tears. There is one s... View more info

Where Do You Live?

By: Evans, Eva Knox

Price: $5.01

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000150

Condition: Very Good


A" edition. A read it yourself book. Mike is a young boy who feels he has nothing to do. So he decides to go for a walk and runs into several different animals. He asks each "where do you live?" but get no answer, and follows them to see where their homes are. Illustrations are very colorful, using outdoor colors (not gaudy). The binding is worn at edges and along the bottom. The cloth is clean and bright, with a picture of animals and leaves in yellow and brown and the green of the cover. Unpaginated, the pages are clean and bright. The most minor of ex-lib markings, no big stamps... View more info

William Tell

By: Scherman, Katharine

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1960

Edition: No Edition

Seller ID: CH-12163

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial cover of William Tell at the top of the Alps. Ex-lib. Cover has light wear at the corners, top & bottom of spine are slightly frayed. 52 pages, illustrated throughout. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. . Illustrator: Schreiber, George. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Juvenile; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-12163. Hardcover View more info

Win Me and You Lose

By: Wood, Phyllis Anderson

Price: $5.01

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1977

Seller ID: CH- 01102

Condition: Good


A Hiway book (High interest low reading level service). Cover has very light wear on edges, is ex-lib and has remnants of tape on the front and back. The book starts out with a custody hearing in which the 17 year old son lives with his father, and they learn to appreciate each other again They help their neighbor who is threatened by a deranged killer. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Teen/Young Adult; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH- 01102. Hardcover View more info