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Julie of the Wolves

by George, Jean Craighead

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780064400589
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$5.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harper Trophy, 1974. (Winner of Newberry Award) Larger softcover, glossy wrappers with colorful illustrations on front wrapper by Minor, illustrated inside by John Schoenherr. 170 browned but supple pages. Good.. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Good. Illus. by Minor, Wendell.
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The Steadfast Tin Soldier

by Andersen, Hans Christian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$33.00

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Michael Di Capua Books/Harper Collins, 1992. (1st) Very large, heavy oblong book, smooth maroon boards with bright orange silhouette of Andersen with figures on front in oval, bright lettering on spine, lightly faded along top front, dark green background with illustrated stars inside covers and adjacent end papers, 28 heavy glossy pages with color illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with color-illustration… Read more
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$33.00
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Tales from The Wind in the Willows

by Grahame, Kenneth

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780890096857
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$25.00

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Belgium: Chartwell Books, 1983. Printed in Belgium. Slightly larger book, glossy boards with colorful illustration of Mr. Toad leaping from locomotive, border of green leaves illustrated on front and back, light blue inside covers and adjacent end papers, 22 pages of text, color-illustrations on every page with decorations in margins. DJ glossy with same color illustration as book. DJ and… Read more
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$25.00
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Robinson Crusoe: Illustrated Classics

by DeFoe, Daniel

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780528823695
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$24.00

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Rand McNally Very large book, glossy color-illustrated boards depicting Crusoe aboard on raft near sinking ship on front and back, color-illustration of tropic island sunset inside covers and adjacent end papers, 76 pages plus a final illustration, double-column format. Illustrations throughout, many in color and some full-page. Very slight wear to bottom front tip. Near Very Fine.. Color-Illustrated Boards. Fine.… Read more
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Ahmed and the Old Lady

by Godden, Jon

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780394402970
Item Price
$32.00

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Alfred A. Knopf Inc, 1976. (1st US) Slightly smaller book, blue cloth spine, lightly browned smooth white boards, very bright silver initials on front, small surface tear at bottom front edge, light surface wear spot inside front cover with tiny paper tear at top inside front cover, lightly faded a spine top edge, 203 pages plus brief biographical note. DJ… Read more
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$32.00
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Large as Life Daytime Animals Life Size

by Cole, Joanna

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780394871882
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$25.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. (1st US, 1st) Very large, thin book, children's format, glossy color-illustrated boards showing a red squirrel among leaves and acorns on front and back, color-illustration of leaves and bumblebee inside covers and adjacent end papers, color-illustration of woodpecker on title page, beautiful full-page color-illustrations throughout with small illustrations and descriptions on final pages. Very Fine.. 1st… Read more
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$25.00
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Romney Gay's Picture Book of Poems

by Gay, Romney

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1940
Condition
Poor
Item Price
$7.00

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Grosset & Dunlap, 1940. Very large squarish book, green cloth spine, color-illustrated boards showing children feeding birds on front, child picking flowers at center back, ink Christmas note at top of first front end paper, light yellow background to inside covers and adjacent end papers with illustrations of children doing various activities, 34 pages, poems and color-illustrations throughout. Final page… Read more
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$7.00
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A Giraffe and a Half

by Silverstein, Mark

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780060256555
Item Price
$24.00

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: HarperCollins Childrens Books, 1975. Very large, thin book, brown cloth with facsimile signature at bottom front right, tiny light brown spot near bottom front tip, yellow inside covers and adjacent end papers, b/w illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with black and white illustration of child and giraffe on back pulling a reluctant creature on front, spine and back.… Read more
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$24.00
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The Butter Battle Book

by Seuss, Dr.; Geisel, Theodore Seuss

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394865805
Item Price
$44.00

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Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Childrens Books, 1984. (1st) Very large book, child's format, color-illustrated-boards, glossy red background with flags illustrated with sandwiches on front, tiny ghost sticker at back right, light yellow with parade of flag bearers inside covers and adjacent end papers, ink note at top of first front end paper and title page. Tiny crease at top… Read more
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$44.00
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Hunches in Bunches

by Seuss, Dr

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Fair
Edition
3d
ISBN
9780394855028
Item Price
$15.00

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Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Childrens Books, 1982. (3d) Very large book, child's format, color-illustrated-boards with yellow background and strange creatures wearing gloves for hats, color throughout. Slight surface wear near top front tip and its long front edge, 1/2" tear with slight wear at spine top right edge, scratch at bottom front spine indentation, tiny tear at bottom back… Read more
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Oh, the Places You'll Go!

by Seuss, Dr

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780679805274
Item Price
$17.00

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Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Childrens Books, 1990. Large book, children's format, color-illustrated boards showing colorful circles with child perched at top of cone, color-illustration inside covers and adjacent end papers of child walking amid swaths of light green, ink note at middle of first front end paper and middle title page as well. DJ glossy with same color-illustrations as… Read more
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The Know How Book of Experiments

by Amery, Heather

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780860201359
Item Price
$10.00

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A.: EDC Publishing, 1977. Very large, thin softcover, glossy wrappers with color-illustration of cartoonish people on front wrapper, illustration of other front covers in series on back, 30 pages, profusely illustrated, back wrapper lightly browned overall. Light wear to top tips, tiny tear with slight wear at spine top edge. Near Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus.… Read more
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$10.00
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Great Big Story Book

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Poor
Item Price
$29.00

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McLaughlin Bros. Very large, heavy book, shiny red cloth with ornate black design, glossy color-illustration of boy with pony on front, white back badly soiled, many browned pages, profusely illustrated. Covers badly worn at all edges. Poor.. Hard Cover. Poor. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Little Rabbit's Baby Brother

by Manushkin, Fran; Bate, Lucy

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517562512
Item Price
$10.00

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Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Childrens Books, 1986. (1st, 1st) Very large, squarish book, maroon cloth spine, dark blue cloth boards, dark yellow inside covers and adjacent end papers, color-illustrations throughout on glossy heavy paper. Light creases to yellow final end paper. DJ glossy red with color-illustration of rabbit family on front, rabbit in dress at top back, long tear… Read more
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$10.00
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The Golden Compass

by Pullman, Philip

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780679893103
Item Price
$9.00

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Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Knopf Paperback, 1998. (1st paperback, 14th ptg.) Trade paperback, glossy with color-illustration of child atop a polar bear, praise on front wrapper from New York Times, Washington Post and Detroit Free Press, 399 pages plus brief biographical note and ads. Very slight surface wear at top front edge and top back edge next to spine, crease along… Read more
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The Mystery of the Cupboard

by Banks, Lynne Reid

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688121389
Item Price
$16.00

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Morrow Junior Books, 1993. (1st) Slightly smaller book, black cloth spine and sides, smooth maroon boards, silver lettering on spine bright, spine lightly askew, dark blue inside covers and adjacent end papers, 246 pages, full-page illustrations throughout. Very Fine DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine. Illus. by Newsom, Tom.
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The Weaving of a Dream : A Chinese Folktale

by Heyer, Marilee

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780670805556
Item Price
$45.00

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Viking Kestrel, 1986. Very large, thinner book, smooth olive-green boards with very bright gilt title and small illustrations at top front, gilt lettering bright on spine, two very tiny surface tears (scrapes) on front, light yellow inside covers and adjacent end papers, glossy astonishing color-illustrations throughout, many full-page. DJ glossy and colorfully designed beneath mylar, with ornate illustrated border, woman… Read more
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$45.00
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Dauphin, Quand Reviendras-Tu?

by Lamigeon, Maryse

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9782211053624
Item Price
$75.00

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Paris: Archimede L'ecole Des Loisire, 2000. Very large, thin oblong book, glossy color-illustrated boards with child clinging to dolphin on front, waving its tail on back, school of dolphins on open ocean inside covers and adjacent end papers. Text in French. On inside front cover in gold ink: "Pour Minnie, avec qui apercu, les premiers dauphins en liberte. Bise, Maryse… Read more
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$75.00
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Lord Rex, the Lion Who Wished

by McKee, David

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780200720304
Item Price
$19.00

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Abelard-Schuman/Weekly Reader Children's Book Club, 1973. Very large, thin book, color-illustrated boards with lion and colorful butterfly on front, other animals and colorful bird on back, beautiful color-illustrations of animal process inside covers and adjacent end papers, color throughout. Very slight surface wear to tips and spine top and bottom edges. Near Very Good.. Color-Illustrated Boards. Very Good. Illus. by… Read more
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$19.00
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The Gary Paulsen Treasury: Three Complete Novels in One Volume

by Paulsen, Friedrich; Paulsen, Gary

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780689820458
Item Price
$20.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers, 1997. Slightly smaller, thick book with glossy colorful portrait of young man on front, three small illustrated covers for each novel included on back, black background, Crossed-out name neat at top of first front end paper. DJ has very small dent at top front spine indentation, light crease… Read more
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$20.00