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The Beasts of Tarzan

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $23.92

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: 1916

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004476


Originally serialized in All-Story Cavalier magazine in 1914, this book was so popular that it was first printed in book form in 1916 by A. C. McClurg & Co. This is the third book in the series and starts one year after the end of the previous volume. They have had a son named Jack and Tarzan is busy building an estate home on the Waziri lands in Uziri, Africa, but has returned to his ancestral estate in London for the rainy season. Tarzan's Russian adversaries from the ... View more info

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A Watery Grave

By: Corcoran, Barbara

Price: $10.44

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004462


Ex-library, stamp on bottom of pages and flaps from jacket are glued inside the front and back covers. ; Heavy library binding is in very good pictorial condition. A new family, the Farleys, buy the estate next to Kim and Stella and they watch as a high wall goes up around the property. They're disappointed because the previous owners allowed them to swim in the pool and play on the tennis courts. But they do get an invitation, and are allowed to stay in the guest house ... View more info

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Magic Max Makes Friends

By: Decosterd, Ph. D. , Mary Lou

Price: $9.20

Publisher: St. Charles, IL, Lead Life Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004467


The top corners are worn a bit. ; Max is a lovable puppy who, in this book, ventures out in search of friendship. Max's friendships take on many forms, each one more interesting than the next. Max comes to realize that making friends takes patience and kindness. He also comes to understand that what seems strange at first isn't so strange after all. The illustrations are in bright, beautiful colors, as is the pictorial cover. The inscription from the author appears on th... 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


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

Through Jungle and Wilderness Or Captured by Outlaws

By: Jayne, Lieut. R. H.

Price: $14.72

Publisher: Chicago, Thompson & Thomas: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004478


Lieutenant R. H. Jayne is the non de plume of Edward S. Ellis, who wrote a great number of books under different names (Wikipedia). This book involves six people - four sailors, the captain, a young boy, and the boy's uncle - all on the schooner Mary Ann. The schooner was attacked by a whale while in the Pacific off the shore of Mexico; the whale tore the ship to pieces and all ended up alive, in the water. Not terribly far from shore and all good swimmers, they fought t... View more info

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


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

Peter Rabbit's Giant Treasury The Tales of Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin, Benjamin Bunny, Two Bad Mice, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, and Mr. Jeremy Fisher

By: Potter, Beatrix; Wilkins, Cary (edited by)

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Derrydale Books: 1980

Edition: First Publishers Edition

Seller ID: 004378


The spine end is lightly bumped. ; With full-color illustrations on every page, Beatrix Potter tells delightful tales of her imaginary friends. The Tailor of Gloucester and The Pie and the Patty-Pan were abridged for this edition. Each page is beautifully rendered to be a child's delight. Even the endpapers are illustrated - the front different from the back. This would be a lovely read-out-loud book because of all of the illustrations; the type is larger than a regular ... View more info

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Heidi

By: Spyri, Johanna

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1975

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 004379


The spine ends and corners all have wear, mild to moderate. The pages are lightly tanned on the outside edge. ; This Golden Press book of Heidi is in near fine condition. The boards are heavy, as are the pages so there is no wear on the pages. The illustrations are bright and colorful, including the end papers. This is a good read-aloud book because the type is not large, but the illustrations are abundant. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 54 pages View more info

A Walk in Wolf Woods A Tale of Fantasy and Magic

By: Stewart, Mary

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004371


Magic is the only way to explain how children picknicking in Wolf Wood are sent back into long-ago to rescue a werwolf from his terrible fate (unlike some, this werwolf is very kind). How else but magic could a ruined castle come to life with so much derring-do, so many people, so many flags fluttering from every turret - indeed, so much 14th century eating and drinking! In the end, of course, the wicked enchanter is hideously punished and the lord of the castle and his ... View more info

Tales At the Mousehole

By: Stolz, Mary

Price: $10.12

Publisher: Boston, Godine: 1992

Edition: First Publishers Edition; Unknown

Seller ID: 4409


The jacket has a tiny tear at the front bottom corner and a small tear about 2" away, both repaired. ; Three previously published books of Stolz combined in this volume follow the adventures of Bob and Ozzie, two amiable and adventure-prone mice, and of July, a verbose and vain housecat, as they set out into the wide world. Adorable pencil drawings by the artist decorate this book. The lettering is larger for young readers. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10... View more info

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Tales At the Mousehole

By: Stolz, Mary

Price: $10.12

Publisher: Boston, Godine: 1992

Edition: First Publishers Edition; Unknown

Seller ID: 004409


The jacket has a tiny tear at the front bottom corner and a small tear about 2" away, both repaired. ; Three previously published books of Stolz combined in this volume follow the adventures of Bob and Ozzie, two amiable and adventure-prone mice, and of July, a verbose and vain housecat, as they set out into the wide world. Adorable pencil drawings by the artist decorate this book. The lettering is larger for young readers. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10... View more info

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Stories for 6-Year Olds

By: Various

Price: $14.72

Publisher: Bath, England, Dempsey Parr: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004470


These short stories are great for either reading aloud or for the children to read to themselves. The book contains fifteen short stories with many about animals and others about children. Some of the stories are London Bridge Is Falling Down (actually poetry) , Pete Meets a Dragon, Rapunzel, Little Sheep, Midnight Fun, Message in a Bottle, Ursula's Umbrella and so forth. The illustrations are full color on every page by several different artists, and add to the magic of... View more info

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Mickey Mouse and the Sunken Treasure A Pop-Up Turn-Around Book

By: Walt Disney Company

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Windmill Books, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4420


At the board bottom ends there are light bumps. ; This Disney pop-up book is especially interesting because every two-pages laid flat is a complete pop-up along with part of the story. When the end is reached one turns the book around to keep reading, back to the first page where the story finishes. The pop-ups are decorated on both sides and have Mickey and Goofy searching for a sunken treasure chest. ; 4to 9" - 12" tall; 10 pages View more info

Mickey Mouse and the Sunken Treasure A Pop-Up Turn-Around Book

By: Walt Disney Company

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Windmill Books, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004420


At the board bottom ends there are light bumps. ; This Disney pop-up book is especially interesting because every two-pages laid flat is a complete pop-up along with part of the story. When the end is reached one turns the book around to keep reading, back to the first page where the story finishes. The pop-ups are decorated on both sides and have Mickey and Goofy searching for a sunken treasure chest. ; 4to 9" - 12" tall; 10 pages View more info

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Make Your Own Pop-Up Book, Little Red Riding Hood

By: Willcox, Christian (Retold by)

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Racine, WI, Western Publishing Company: 1973

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 004387


In this popular children's book one gets to make a pop-up book. The story is included and well illustrated, and inside the front and back covers are directions to remove the included pop-ups and fill the book with them. All pop-ups are included and there is no damage to any part of the book. ; Pop-Up; Color Illustrations; 4to 9" - 11" tall; 23 pages View more info