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THE LOUISA ALCOTT STORY BOOK

by Coe, Fanny E. (editor)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1910
Condition
Good
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$55.00

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Boston: Little Brown & Company, 1910. Brown hardcover cloth binding with illustration imprinted on front showing girl in a kitchen with a dog. Clean square and tight, bumped corners. Only library marking is a school stamp on front endpaper. Interior clean and tight with some foxing, tissue between b/w frontispiece and title page, a bit of hinge crack at title… Read more
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BIG MUSIC OR TWENTY MERRY TALES TO TELL

by Bleeker, Mary Noel

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good+
Edition
7th
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$10.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1966. Decorated yellow hardcover binding square and tight - foxing along spine. Interior clean bright and tight 256 pages. DJ is torn along spine and in fold of front flap. Foxing, staining on jacket. Stories from Uncle Remus, Up El River, Tales of the Punjab, and many more.. Illus. by Glanzman, Louis S.. 8vo - over… Read more
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THE SUGAR PLUM TREE and Other Verses

by Field, Eugene

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
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$65.00

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Akron, Ohio: Saalfield Publishing Company, 1930. Red hardcover binding with black cloth spine rubbed along edges. Very minor separation starting top of inside cover. Gift inscription ffep. Interior clean bright and tight. Unpaginated. Many full color illustrations and numerous b/w sketches every page. Verses include The Sugar-Plum Tree, Fiddle-Dee-Dee, The Naughty Doll, The Duel (gingham dog and calico cat), and… Read more
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THE DANCING MULE

by Salzburg, J. L.

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Stated
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$26.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1942. Orange hardcover cloth binding square and tight, bumped corners, soiled. 31 pages of poetry, slightly yellowed pages. Title page was torn in half and has been taped. Rest of interior clean and tight. 21 poems for children with very nice illustrations throughout.. Illus. by DeMuth, Flora Nash. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.… Read more
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IN AND OUT

by Robinson, Tom

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$7.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1943. Grey hardcover cloth binding square and tight - some chalk marks and yellowing to front cover; bumped corners. 140 pages. Poetry for children with beautiful, delicate illustrations in color and b/w.. Illus. by De Angeli, Marguerite. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, 1929. Pictorial hardcover binding has been professionally rebound with a red cloth spine. Some light soiling, remains of tape marks on back cover, rubbed edges. Interior clean and tight with some smudges. Gift inscription fep. Illustrated endpapers. Four poems with beautiful color illustrations on every page.. Illus. by Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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$58.00
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THE TALKING STONE

by Cunningham, Caroline

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Stated
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$20.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. Blue hardcover binding clean square and tight, some rubbing along bottom edge. Name written on ffep. 116 pages. Price-clipped dj has some closed tears and shelfwear. Stories told a thousand years ago in America by Indians and Eskimos. Writte for ages 6-12, this is a series of short stories and legends.. Illus. by Floethe,… Read more
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NEW RAINBOW MISSIONARY STORIES

by Rudy, Stella M. ("Aunt Stella")

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1943
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st
Item Price
$8.00

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Harrisburg, PA: Christian Publications Inc., 1943. Blue hardcover cloth binding has some soiling, bumped corners. Illustrated endpapers, hinges good and tight. 192 pages. Stories gathered from many sources and contributed by Christian missionaries of many lands to interest children around the world.. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st. Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket.
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$8.00
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TIRRA LIRRA - RHYMES OLD AND NEW

by Richards, Laura E.

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
5th
Item Price
$15.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1955. Green hardcover cloth binding has minor wear at corners, clean square and tight. Name on fep and back endpaper, else interior clean and bright. DJ is price clipped, else crisp with only a couple of minor closed tears. 194 pages with index of first lines of poems. Foreword by May Hill Arbuthnot. Richards is… Read more
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FUNNY STORIES: THE LITTLE CANDY RABBIT, FUNNY MIKE AT CHRISTMAS, and DANDY THE DUCK

by Stumpf, Alta

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1939
Condition
Near Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

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Johnson Publishing Company, 1939. Shelfwear to this staple-bound paperback, 32 pages. Interior clean and tight. Two easy-to-read and one rhyme for young children to read with charming blue-tone illustrations.. Illus. by Tazelaar, Elizabeth. Small 8vo. Soft cover. Near Very Good/No Jacket.
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A RING OF TALES

by Lines, Kathleen

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st
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$25.00

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London: Oxford University Press, 1958. Yellow hardcover cloth binding clean, square and tight. Some tiny pin-prick holes through first few pages, blacked out name on ffep. 240 pages. DJ has shelfwear and light rubbing. A book of stories and poems for ages 4-8. Authors include Walter de la Mare, James Reeves, A.A. Milne, Joseph Jacobs, Eleanor Farjeon, Rudyard Kipling, Alexi… Read more
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ENCHANTED VILLAGE

by Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd
Item Price
$10.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1953. Yellow hardcover cloth binding has cocked spine and bumped corners, minor soiling, tight. Front pocket detached, minimal marks. 190 pages. Ghost stories.. Illus. by Evans, Eileen. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 2nd. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.
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LET THE MOON GO BY - A BOOK OF TALL TALES part of American Heritage Series

by Sterne, Emma Gelders (illus By L.F. Bjorklund)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st
Item Price
$12.00

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New York: Aladdin Books, 1955. Green cloth decorated binding soiled, bumped corners with light fray. Illus endpapers. A few smudges throughout. Binding secure. Very minor remains of removed bookplate on ffep. Dedicated to Carl Sandburg.. Illus. by Bjorklund, L.F.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st. Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket.
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COURAGE TO WIN - Stories for Boys

by Dunn, Mildred (editor)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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$6.00

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Broadman Press, 1967. Stamp on copyright page only mark. Full of challenging situations and strivings against impossible odds these are stories of courage and triumph. Bob Richards, 1952 Olympic pole vaulting champion; Legson Kayira walked barefoot 2500 mil es across Africa en route to a US education; 16-yr old Ivan Shapazian saves the grape crops of all growers in the… Read more
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TOLD UNDER THE CITY UMBRELLA

by Literature Committee of the Assoc of Childhood Education Int'l (selected by)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
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$6.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1972. Red cloth binding torn top 1.1/2" spine, spine sticker, some soiling, but overall square and tight. Front pocket intact, few marks, text good+. Stories by George Selden, Dale Fife, Peggy Mann, Norma Keating, P aula Fox, Yoshiko Uchida, Emily Neville and others. Over 300 pages with notes on authors.. Illus. by Weil, Lisl. 8vo - over… Read more
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MAGGIE AND BOB and Other Stories

by Nesbit, Z.A.R

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1920
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st
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$10.00

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London, Edinburgh, and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons Inc., 1920. Gray/green hardcover pictorial binding shaky but firmly intact. Hinge crack at title page showing threds. Light soiling to covers. Yellowing pages, another hinge crack at pages 16/17. 1921 gift inscription ffep. A few marks and general wear. Reading copy only.. Illus. by Illustrated. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾"… Read more
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JINGLE JANGLE

by Gay, Zhenya

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
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$9.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1953. Beige cloth binding soiled, some fray top and bottom of covers. Spine cocked. Hinge crack pages 32/33. Binding secure. 79 pages of charmingly illus rhymes about kittens, and foals, and puppies, and hippos - and many other animals and things.. Illus. by Gay, Zhenya. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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THE TIGER'S WHISKER - and Other Tales and Legends from Asia and the Pacific

by Courland, Harold (illus By Enrico Arno)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1959
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$9.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1959. Gray boards binding clean and tight. Yellowing interior pages. DJ has minor shelfwear. 152 pages.. Illus. by Arno, Enrico. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st. Hardcover. Near Very Good/Near Very Good.
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THE WHITE CAT - AND OTHER OLD FRENCH FAIRY TALES

by D'Aulnoy, Mme. La Comtesse - Arranged By Rachel Field

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1967
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st Thus (originally Published 1928)
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$16.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1967. Turquoise cloth binding clean, square, tight. Front pocket neatly removed, a few blacked-out marks, spine sticker removed from dj. Overall very clean for ex-lib. 150 pages. Five French tales - The White Cat, Graciosa and Percinet, The Pot of Carnations, Prince Sprite, and The Good Little Mouse.. Illus. by MacKinstry, Elizabeth. 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more
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CHITTER CHAT STORIES

by Self, Margaret Cabell

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$8.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1946. Gray cloth binding has staining - inside back cover water damage. Overall clean interior. DJ has shelfwear, closed tears, small chips. For ages 6-10, a delightful group of stories full of humor and early 19th century charm. Un-horsey book by a known writer of horse non-fiction.. Illus. by Grilley, Virginia. 8vo - over… Read more
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