Children's Picture-books from Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

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Kon-Tiki and I

by Hesselberg, Erik (Story and artwork by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Jacket had been protected. Book has tape residue. Clean pages.
Edition
"Prentice-Hall Library Binding".
ISBN
9780135167168
Item Price
$17.00

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Englewood Cliffs NJ.: Prentice Hall., 1970. "Prentice-Hall Library Binding".. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Jacket had been protected. Book has tape residue. Clean pages.. 1 Text in English, some Norwegian. 71 p. Pen&Ink line art. Audience: General/trade. Written for ages 10 and up, this is a children's account of Thor Heyerdahl quest to reproduce the… Read more
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$17.00
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The No-Sort-of-Animal

by Palmer, Mary B

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1964
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Library use left minor wear to spine, light exterior soiling. Clean interior.
Item Price
$55.00

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Houghton-Mifflin., 1964. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Library use left minor wear to spine, light exterior soiling. Clean interior.. Graboff, Abner (Pictures by).. 1 48 p. Mustard color cloth over boards. Front art in black. Spine titles black. Stitched binding. Photographed collage art in white, browns, black. 9 in. square. RARE Abner Graboff illustrated children's book… Read more
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$55.00
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26 Fairmount Avenue (A Newbery Award Honor Book)

by dePaola, Tomie (Written and Illustrated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1999
Condition
New.
ISBN
9780399232466
Item Price
$10.00

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New York.: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 1999. Hard cover. New.. 1 Glossy illustrated paper over boards. 57 p. 22 cm. B&W Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile. Autobiograhical story for children by Tomie dePaola about living at home and going to school. The author-illustrator was raised in Meriden CT, and lived for many years in New London NH.… Read more
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$10.00
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Trucks at Work

by Elting, Mary

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1946
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Wear from popularity in reading. short edge tears.
Item Price
$8.00

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Garden City NY. / Lithographers.: Garden City Publishing Co. Inc. / Pictorial Booksmiths., 1946. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Wear from popularity in reading. short edge tears.. Koering, Ursula (Pictures by).. 1 Blue cloth over boards. Paste-on color cover, full size. [48] p. 28 cm. Color artwork. Audience: Children/juvenile. Trucks, big, little, and in between, long haulers,… Read more
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$8.00
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Behind the Wheel

by Koren, Edward (Illustrations & Instructive Diagrams by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Jacket had been protected. Book has edge soiling, tape residue.
Edition
A Holt Reinforced Edition.
ISBN
9780030802324
Item Price
$12.00

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New York / Chicago / San Francisco.: Holt Rinehart & Winston., 1972. A Holt Reinforced Edition.. Hard cover. Good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Jacket had been protected. Book has edge soiling, tape residue.. 1 Book to Begin on. Audience: General/trade; General/trade. Cartoonist and university art teacher Edward Koren presents a book of understanding for early or… Read more
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$12.00
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Willow Buds: The Tale of Toad and Badger (Friendship Stories Inspired by "The Wind in the Willows")

by Begin, Mary Jane (Written and Illustrated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition. Stated first edition.
ISBN
9780316013529
Item Price
$7.00

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New York.: Little, Brown Young Readers., 2008. First edition. Stated first edition.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 1 Illustrated paper over boards. 40 p. Illustrations, color. Audience: Children/juvenile. Imaging the early years of Kenneth Grahame's characters, author-illustrator Mary Jane Begin illustrated the Deluxe Edition of that author's work, "The Wind in the Willows". She asked, how… Read more
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$7.00
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An Enchanted Hair Tale; Reading Rainbow Books

by De Veaux, Alexis

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine, w/ lengthy gift inscription.
Edition
Early HarperTrophy.
ISBN
9780064432719
Item Price
$4.00

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New York.: HarperTrophy / HarperCollins Publishers., 1991. Early HarperTrophy.. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine, w/ lengthy gift inscription.. Hanna, Cheryl (Pictures by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 18 x 23 cm. Art in B&W charcoal. Audience: Children/juvenile. Children's picture book, wonderfully illustrated, helping a young African-American boy who feels embarrassed by his dreadlocks-styled… Read more
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$4.00
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A Pair of Wings

by Singer, Marilyn

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket. Jacket light sticker residue, upper right front and lower left back. Else fine.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st.
ISBN
9780823415472
Item Price
$14.00

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New York.: Holiday House., 2001. First edition. Stated 1st.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket. Jacket light sticker residue, upper right front and lower left back. Else fine.. Wertheim, Anne (Illustrated by).. 1 Color illustrated glossy paper over boards. 32 p. Color artwork. 29 cm. Audience: Children/juvenile. Wings: extraordinary, varied in their uses, and not always use… Read more
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$14.00
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The Blue Spruce

by Cuomo, Mario Matthew

Seller
Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9781886947764
Item Price
$12.00

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Chelsea MI.: Sleeping Bear Press., 1999. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Van Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert. 1 Color illustrated paper over boards. Artwork duplicated on jacket. Color artwork. Individual Titles. Audience: Children/juvenile. Based on a Cuomo family tradition, recalled by a son from his youth. Author was Governor of New York State. This was… Read more
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$12.00
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There's a Monster Eating My House

by Cummings, Art (Story and art by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780819310538
Item Price
$22.00

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New York.: Parents Magazine Press., 1981. First edition.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket.. 1 Cartoon style wraparound cover art, color: large hungry monster. 41 p. 23 cm. Color Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile. Sir William, a knight in armor; is called to help a house-eating monster change its diet. Half animal and half machine, is it a Machinosaurus?
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$22.00
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Three by the Sea (A Dial Easy-to-Read Book)

by Marshall, Edward

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9780803786714
Item Price
$5.00

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New York.: Dial Books for Young Readers., 1981. Trade paperback. Fine.. Marshall, James (Pictures by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Art in yellow, blue, green, gray. Audience: Children/juvenile. Three childhood friends relax after their picnic lunch by each telling his or her best story. Reading Level 1.7.
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$5.00
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Let's Go All Around the Neighborhood (First Little Golden Book)

by Thomas, Patty

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine.
Edition
Text copyright 1982. 10113-92, front cover.
ISBN
9780307101136
Item Price
$65.00

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Racine WI.: A Golden Book / Western Publishing., 1991. Text copyright 1982. 10113-92, front cover.. Hard cover. Fine.. Rao, Anthony (Illustrated by).. 1 Color illustrated paper over boards. Iconic Golden foil spine overlap. 24 p. 15 cm square. Audience: Children/juvenile. Little girl with a stuffed panda bear. "Susie and Mommy have lots of places to go today. They… Read more
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$65.00
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Go and Hush the Baby (Library Edition)

by Byars, Betsy

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Clean covers w/ library mate residue removed; interior pages clean but with light rumpling fro
Edition
First edition. Stated First Edition.
ISBN
9780670342716
Item Price
$14.00

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Viking Books for Young Readers., 1971. First edition. Stated First Edition.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Clean covers w/ library mate residue removed; interior pages clean but with light rumpling from earlier readers.. McCully, Emily A. (Illustrated by).. 1 Illustrated cloth over boards. Audience: Children/juvenile. This much-loved, wonderfully illustrated story of a bigger brother impatient to… Read more
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$14.00
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The Big Book for Peace

by Durell, Ann (Edited by), and Sachs, Marilyn (Edited by), and many authors

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket.
Edition
First edition. "1" in print line. Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780525446057
Item Price
$9.00

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New York.: Dutton Books / Dutton's Children's Books., 1990. First edition. "1" in print line. Stated First Edition.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket.. Sendak, Maurice, and others.. 1 Illustrated glossy paper over boards. Audience: Children/juvenile. It has now been 30 years, and this is still a GREAT family reading book. Summary on copyright page: "The wisdom of… Read more
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$9.00
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No Fighting, No Biting! (An I Can Read Book)

by Minarik, Else Holmelund

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Missing rear end paper; a few random small soil spots. Minor edge wear includes small top front bump.
Edition
No 5963, lower back cover. Early edition. No print line.
Item Price
$8.00

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New York.: Harper & Brothers., 1958. No 5963, lower back cover. Early edition. No print line.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Missing rear end paper; a few random small soil spots. Minor edge wear includes small top front bump.. Sendak, Maurice (Pictures by).. 1 Glossy pictorial paper cover. Victorian era clothes, older, younger cousins. 63 p. 23… Read more
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$8.00
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Walt Disney's Donald Duck (Linen-Like)

by Walt Disney Studios, Staff of (Story written and illustrated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine.
Edition
1935 reprint.
ISBN
9781403723390
Item Price
$14.00

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Franklin TN.: Dalmatian Press., 2006. 1935 reprint.. Wraps. Fine.. 1 14 p. Vibrant cover art colors: yellow, blue, gold, red, white, black outlines. 23 x 31 cm. Interior colors same, cartoon style art. Stapled binding. Donald Duck's nephews play a trick on their uncle. Colorfully illustrated. Large format.
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Arne and Loki (Arne the Viking series)

by Bjorke, Drew (Story and art by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very good. Back cover, 3 very small red splash spots, not wiping clean.
ISBN
9781568280332
Item Price
$8.00

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U.S.A.: Gallagher Press / Red Jacket Press., 1993. Hard cover. Very good. Back cover, 3 very small red splash spots, not wiping clean.. 1 Color illustrated paper over boards; toddler board book. 12 p. 6.25 x 5 inches. Rounded outside corners. Audience: Children/juvenile. From children's board book series of 4: "Arne the Viking", others titled The Viking Counting… Read more
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$8.00
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The Dwarks--Book 1

by Berenstain, Michael (Written & Illustrated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good. Title page horizontal tear, repaired w/ clear tape.
ISBN
9780553153781
Item Price
$125.00

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Toronto / New York / London.: A Bantam-Skylark Book., 1983. Trade paperback. Good. Title page horizontal tear, repaired w/ clear tape.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 19 cm. Color comically illustrated cover. Black Pen&Ink inside art. Audience: General/trade. "The strangest creatures ever to come out of a junkyard: The Dwarks, who lived in a rusty old car at… Read more
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$125.00
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The Wishing Pool ("Easy to Read")

by Leaf, Monro (Story and art by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Spine end wear. Mildly-soiled text pages. Blind-stamp library stamp circle, title page.
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$12.00

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Philadelphia / New York.: J B Lippincott Company., 1960. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Spine end wear. Mildly-soiled text pages. Blind-stamp library stamp circle, title page.. 1 63 p. Library rebind in red sealed cloth, black titles in white circle; black line art, front. White spine title box, black titles. 22 cm. Classic Monro Leaf. "This is… Read more
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The Cardinal (Nell's Aviary series)

by Bizette, Genevieve (Story and art by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very good. Light surface blemishing, spine end minor bumps.
Item Price
$6.00

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U.S.A.: Gallagher Press / Red Jacket Press., 1992. Hard cover. Very good. Light surface blemishing, spine end minor bumps.. 1 12 p. Brightly Illustrated board book, 6.25 x 5 inches. Rounded outside corners. One in a four-book series, others are The Dove, The Sea Gull, and The Mallard, all by Bizette. On a walk with her basket, Nell… Read more
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$6.00