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"Jack"

By: A Religious Of The Society Of The Holy Child

Price: $59.50

Publisher: New York, Benziger Brothers: 1906

Seller ID: 26473

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 122 pages; HC in original terra cotto colored cloth with decorative title design in black to cover and plain title letteredin black at spine. Soundly bound and clean; no marks. Cloth lightly rubbed at spine ends with mild bumping to corners. A few superficial scuffs to the cloth boards. Uncommon Catholic juvenile title. About VG View more info

Blue Jackets of '76; A History Of The Naval Battles Of The American Revolution

By: Abbot, Willis J.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35016

Condition: Good


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 301 pages; Stout HC in original, decorative two-tone cloth with rigging and sail desing in gilt white cloth. Covers a bit shabby. Binding a little shaken but still sound; some signatures starting a little at the front edge. Illustrated with b&w plates on glossy stock. Good only. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Bullet Point

By: Abrahams, Peter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, HarperTeen: 2010

Seller ID: 16617

ISBN: 0061227692

Condition: Near Fine


Advance Uncorrected Proof; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; Advance Review Copy in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. About Fine. Pre publication 1st printing. View more info

Mystery of the Tibetan Caravan

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $44.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: haz.al3530

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Biff Brewster Mystery Adventure; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages; 1963 Grosset & Dunlap HC/DJ 1st edition. Tight bright and neat. Gray and white tweed paper covered boards. Very tight binding. Original wraparound pictorial dust jacket is bright and clean. Dust jacket a little rubbed at spine ends, corners and edges. Several minute frays and short closed edge tears. Prior owner name neatly to top edge of front pastedown endpaper. DJ front flap price clipped. Rear fre... View more info

Mystery of the Ambush in India

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $62.50

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Alibris.0003526

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Biff Brewster Mystery & Adventure; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 170 pages; 1st edition. Tight bright and very neat. Gray and white tweed paper covered boards. Very tight binding. Original wraparound pictorial dust jacket is bright and clean. Publisher's original $1.25 price sticker on unclipped corner of front flap. Dust jacket a little rubbed at spine ends, corners and edges. Several minute frays and short closed edge tears. Prior owner name neatly to top edge of front pa... View more info

The Well-Bred Dolls or Happy Play in Grassy Places

By: Allen, Caroline Stetson and F. Liley Young (Illust. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Pilgrim Press: 1913

Seller ID: 29249

Condition: Good


Toned plates & drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 141 pages; HC in original brown cloth with pictorial paper title label to cover board; gilt title lettering design to spine rubbed and effaced with titles remaining only in blind. Soundly bound but shaken with endpage joints intact but tender. Scattered thumbing and light soiling from use to the pages. Boards a bit shelf bumped at corners; cloth rubbed and slightly frayed at spine ends. Pictorial title label to cover bo... View more info

The Rulers of the Lakes; a Story of George and Champlain

By: Altsheler, J.A. (Joseph Alexander).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century: 1942

Edition: Sixteenth Printing

Seller ID: 35539

Condition: Very Good


Color Frontis; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 333 pages; Snugly bound in original red cloth with title lettering boldly in black to cover and spine. Prior owner's name and class room penciled to front endpage. Contents fresh and neat; no marks. Mild shelf rubbing to cloth at edges; binding a little shelf cocked in the spine. Illustrated with a color frontis on glossy stock. VG View more info

The Masters of the Peaks; A Story of the Great North Woods

By: Altsheler, Joseph A.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton Century: 1939

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 35538

Condition: Very Good


Color frontis; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages; Snugly bound in original red cloth with title lettering boldly in black to cover and spine. Prior owner's blank bookplate to front pastedown. Contents fresh and neat; no marks. Just trace shelf rubbing to cloth at edges. Illustrated with a color frontis on glossy stock. VG+ View more info

Under Boy Scout Colors

By: Ames, Joseph Bushnell & Walt Louderback (Illust. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Century: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35546

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 321 pages; Bound in original blue cloth with decorative pictorial design in gilt and red to cover and title lettering in gilt to spine. Binding a little shaken in the spine, lightly shelf cocked. A few mild instances of gapping between signatures. Some light scattered finger soiling to contents and soiling to page block edges. Illustrated with B&W plates on glossy stock from work by Louderback. G+ View more info

Tom Swift and His Sky Train or Overland through the Clouds

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12974

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Tom Swift #34; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 218 pages; 1931 Grosset & Dunlap HC/DJ. 1st edition. In original tan/olive cloth with "quad" pictorial deign to cover in red and dark brown. Dust jacket lists to Sky Train on front flap and copyright page and to #35 in ad at rear. Dust jacket bright and unfaded with a small chip missing at the base of the spine panel and short, old tape reinforcement to the spine ends and adjacent inch or two of the top and bottom edge... View more info

Tom Swift and His Sky Train or Overland through the Clouds

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24009

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tom Swift #34; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 218 pages; 1931 Grosset & Dunlap HC/DJ. 1st edition. In original tan/olive cloth with "quad" pictorial deign to cover in red and dark brown. Dust jacket lists to Sky Train on front flap and copyright page and to #35 in ad at rear. A very handsome copy with a snug square binding and crisp corners and edges. Dust jacket bright and fresh with just trace shelf rub to the spine ends and corners. The Tom Swift list on the la... View more info

Don Sturdy with the Harpoon Hunters, Or, the Strange Cruise of the Whaling Ship.

By: Appleton, Victor, Pseud

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12864

Condition: Very Good-


Frontis and lining sheets; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages; 1935 Grosset & Dunlap. HC 1st edition of the last Sturdy title. Original thatched red cloth with titles stamped boldly in dark green to cover and spine. At spine a shield outlines "Author of Tom Swift Books." Binding sound and contents clean. Top edge stain is green, slightly faded. Just mild silverfish predation to the sizing of the cloth along the lower and front edge of the cover board. Cloth ju... View more info

Brownie and I

By: Aumerle, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Benziger Brothers: 1910

Edition: 1910 copyright; no other date or printing given

Seller ID: Alibris.0002103

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 170 pages; Pictorial red cloth. Square bright and clean. No marks. Short closed edge tear (less than one inch) to hinge of half-title page. Chip missing in the margin of a page mid-book. All else VG View more info

A Yankee Flier in Normandy

By: Avery, Al & Clayton Knight (Illust. )

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1945

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 32992

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 209 pages; Snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright, color pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacketrear panel lists 7 Avery Yankee Flier books ending with the #15 title "South Pacific." Green pebbled paper covered board lettered in dark green. No marks of any kind. Dust jacket with just a whisper of shelf evidence to edges and a shallow chip from the base of the spine panel. Expected and usual general light toning to war... View more info

A Yankee Flier in Italy

By: Avery, Al & Paul Laune

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21084

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 212 pages; Bound in publisher's tweed pattern green boards with title lettering and pictorial design in dark green. Original pictorial dust jacket lightly rubbed at edges with a few small nicks and chips, and a pair of short snags to the rear flap fold. Rear jacket panel and list in the advertisements at rear of the book list only 4 Yankee Flier titles, not including Italy. 1944 printing with wartime paper notice to title page. Expected... View more info

A Yankee Flier over Berlin. (No. 13 Yankee Flier)

By: Avery, Al & Paul Laune (Illust. )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32991

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright, color pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacketrear panel lists 5 Avery Yankke Flier books ending with the previous #12 title "In Italy." Green tweed patterned paper covered board lettered in dark green. No marks of any kind. Dust jacket with just a whisper of shelf evidence to edges. Expected and usual general light toning to wartime paper stock. A very handsome and we... View more info

The Boy's Hakluyt: English Voyages of Adventure and Discovery

By: Bacon, Edwin M

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1909

Seller ID: 0302K370956


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 401 pages; 1909 Scribners HC 1st edition. Bound in original pictorial cloth. Titles, borders and ship ills to cover board. Conquistador ills on spine. Titles and illustrations bright. Binding square and snug. Buff colored cloth has picked up some light shelf soil and light stains to rear. Mild bump top fore corners. Front free endpage neatly removed. Illustrated with 17 glossy stock plates. VG- to VG View more info

The Lost City

By: Badger, Joseph E. , Jr. and L. J. Bridgman (Illust. )

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26116

Condition: Good


B&W Illustrations on glossy plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages; In original pictorial trade cloth binding - green cloth with title lettering in white to cover along with pictorial vignette of Indians gazing upward at a flying ship stamped in black and white. Title lettering at spine rubbed, flaked away and visible only in blind. Light shelf bumping and light rub to cloth at corners. Cloth pulled and lightly frayed at crown. Binding sound but shaken and with sev... View more info

Peter and the Starcatchers

By: Barry, Dave, and Pearson, Ridley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Disney Editions: Hyperion: 2004

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 24687

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 440 pages; Paperback is tight, bright and fresh in glossy pictorial covers. Light shelf wear to edges; mild shallow stress crease to the lower corner of front cover. An uncorrected galley proof. VG+ View more info

Skipper: the Guide Dog

By: Bartlett, Arthur C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, W. A. Wilde: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Alibris.0005557

Condition: Very Good+


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 315 pages; HC In original ribbed green cloth with titles to cover and spine in gilt and a rectangular, glossy-stock color illustration of a Shepherd guide dog mounted to the cover board. Snug clean and neat; no marks. Gilt titling to spine slightly dulled, but all else very neat. VG+ View more info