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1 Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan and Wendy
New York Scribner's 1927 Reprint Cloth Very Good+ to Near Fine Good Illustrated Sm 4to Atwell, Mabel Lucie 
Very good with slight foxing to blank prelims and rear blanks, tiny marks from silver fish at edge of front pasted down cover illustration, in a good dust jacket showing a different illustration than the one on the front cover, tiny chips at the head of the darkening spine, abraded areas on illustration. 007764 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Cannon, Elizabeth Perry; Whiting, Helen Adele Country Life Stories. Some Rural Community Helpers
New York Dutton 1938 First Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 8vo Vernon Winslow Signed by the Illustrator
Very good but for two unobtrusive crayon lines on front board, this copy inscribed by the African American artist / disk jockey, Vernon Winslow. At the time of writing, Winslow was an Art Instructor at Tennessee State College, but he next became an art instuctor at Dillard University. He was most famous, however, for his pioneering role in Black radio, changing forever the standard patter for Black disc jockeys, and he became known on the air as Dr. Daddy-O. The book was inscribed to the future CEO of Pure Oil, Rawleigh Warner. Rawleigh Warner, Jr. became CEO of Mobil Oil. 007261 
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 Carpenter, Carl C. The Child's Bible and Prayer Book
Peoria Baby Bible and Prayer Book Co 1932 Leather-like Paper Very Good+ to Near Fine Miniature Miniature 2" Tall 
Nice copy, rear cover stamped in gilt: To our little friends / Compliments of / MR. AND MRS. BURFORD. 006051 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Carroll, Lewis Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Through the Looking-Glass; The Hunting of the Snark
New York Modern Library 1924 Reprint Cloth Very Good Flexible Binding 16mo "Embellished with Seventy Elegant Engravings 
First binding, very good+ with very mild signs of handling. 007439 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Garden City Doubleday 1955 First Edition (stated) Cloth Very good+ Very good+ Children"s Quarto D'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar 
Dust jacket shows mild wear at spine ends. 005885 
Price: 85.00 USD
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6 Day, Alexandra Good Dog Carl
La Jolla Green Tiger 1985 First Edition Hard Cover Fine 8vo 
A fine copy of this charming book, issued without dust jacket. 006540 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Gramatky, Hardie Sparky. The Story of a Little Trolley Car
New York Putnam 1952 First Edition Cloth Very Good Sm 4to 
Very good, slightly shaken. 006609 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Hoppin, Frederick S. A Book of the Great Old Stories
New York David McKay 1931 First Edition Cloth Very Good-q Sm 48o Peter Hurd 
Spine quite faded, otherwise a solid very good+. 006375 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Kingsley, Rev. Charles The Water-Babies. A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby
London Macmillan & Co. 1863 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo Paton, J. Noel 
Very good copy with original spine laid back down; inscription on preliminary blank "from the publisher". 349pp. A liitle foxing to the tissue guard of the frontispiece. 006549 
Price: 950.00 USD
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10 Lofting, Hugh Doctor Doolittle's Caravan
New York Stokes 1926 First Edition Cloth Very Good- 8 
Both hinges starting, otherwise a very good- copy with dulled spine. 007416 
Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Mahony, Bertha E., And Elinor Whitney Five Years of Children's Books. A Supplement to Realms of Gold.
Garden City Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc. 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Small Quarto 
Brown cloth covers with a little wear, xi [1] 599 pages. Includes black and white reproductions of illustrations from the books discussed, and extensive index. Dust jacket chipped and worn. 007876 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 NierItz, Gustav The Rat Catcher; or The Magic Fife. A Story of the Olden Time
New York Kiggins % Kellogg Cloth Very Good 16mo 
(1854) Spine ends rubbed, brusied bumped spot at head of rear board, mild foxing throughout. A version of the Pied Piper of Hamlin 007435 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Percy, Senator Charles I Want to Know About the United States Senate
Garden City Doubleday 1976 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine I Want to Know About 8vo Signed by the Senator
A lovely copy of this book, signed by the Senator and uncommon thus. 005884 
Price: 60.00 USD
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14 Potter, Beatrix Beatrix Potter: A Journal
New York Penguin 2006 2nd Printing Hardcover Fine Children's 4to 
Very nice copy of the second printing, with the full complement of the pasted in inserts, as issued. 006798 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
New York Arthur A. Levine / Scholastic Press 1999 First US Edition Wrappers Fine Advance Reading Copy 8vo 
Wraps, Advance Reader's Edition. A fine copy. 007837 
Price: 275.00 USD
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16 Todd, Ann The Umbrella That Got Wet
New York Oxford 1938 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Very Good Square 8VO Slocum, Rosalie 
A very nice copy in bit rubbed dust jacket with tiny chips at top edge and short tears at folds. 007390 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Uncle Frank A Peep at the Beasts, with Forty Engravings
New York Leavitt And Allen Reprint Cloth Good+ to very good- 16mo 
(n.d.) 19th century reprint of this 1852 book on familiar animals. 007441 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Yeager, Dorr G. Bob Flame Among the Navajo
New York Dodd, Mead 1946 First Edition Cloth Very Good+ With Light Soil Good+ Children's Series 8vo 
Very gpod+ with a little soiling to boards, in good dust jacket with considerable silverfish damage to top edge of rear panel, from 1/4 to 1" loss in places. 007414 
Price: 125.00 USD
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