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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

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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


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

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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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