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The Captain Kid Book and Judge Annual, Volume 82, Number 2112 thru 2125

by Cooke, Douglas H (Editor), and Keen, Eliot (Editor), and Waldron, J A (Editor), and White, William Allen (Editor)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1922
Condition
Good. Clean pages w/ only random light soiling. Page blocks show minor soiling. Well-bound. High quality paper. Vibrant colors.
Edition
Collection: weekly editions.
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$185.00

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New York.: Leslie-Judge Company., 1922. Collection: weekly editions.. Hard cover. Good. Clean pages w/ only random light soiling. Page blocks show minor soiling. Well-bound. High quality paper. Vibrant colors.. Various illustrators.. 1 Series periodical bound together in red cloth-covered boards. Cover color paste-on art of child-character "Captain Kid". 29 cm. Each edition about 26 pages. Published "With Which… Read more
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Charlie Brown's All-Stars

by Schulz, Charles M. (Story and drawings by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light spine end and edge rubs.
Edition
Stated 1st edition. Read Aloud and Easy Reading Selection.
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$7.00

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Cleveland / New York.: World Publishing Company / United Features Syndicate., 1966. Stated 1st edition. Read Aloud and Easy Reading Selection.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light spine end and edge rubs.. 1 First edition. Horizontal hardcover format. Covers are blue; Peanuts cartoon characters in center oval, both sides; titles in red and white. 1 v.… Read more
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Capt. Billy's Whiz Bang Winter Annual, 12th Edition

by Fawcett, William ("Capt. Billy")

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very good. Light wear. Near fine.
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$45.00

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Minneapolis MN.: Hooey Magazine / Capt. Billy's Whiz Bang., 1933. Trade paperback. Very good. Light wear. Near fine.. 1 Provacatively color photo illustrated paper covers. Pen&Ink cartoons, artwork. Near center green tinted photo plates, both sides, 2 pages: 4 "French Models". Magazine quality. Off-color humor magazine published during the Great Depression. Poetry, brief stories, 19th century Police Gazette… Read more
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$45.00
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Pigs is Pigs

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1908
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner name blacked out, free end paper. Deep light water stain from top ce
Edition
Publisher, 1906. Clover Publishing 1905, American Magazine.
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$6.00

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New York.: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1908. Publisher, 1906. Clover Publishing 1905, American Magazine.. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner name blacked out, free end paper. Deep light water stain from top center. Reading copy.. Crawford, Will (Illustrations by).. 1 37 p. Tan tightly woven cloth. White and black illustrated title box.… Read more
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$6.00
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Lionel and Piper

by Wells, Robert E

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very good. Light surface blemishing to covers.
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$9.00

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Twist WA.: Prints of Wells Studio Productions., 1983. Trade paperback. Very good. Light surface blemishing to covers.. 1 118 p. Horizontal format, 6.5x5.25 in. Glued binding. Line art cartoons. Cartoon story line in black & white. On title page, "Dedicated to all the Roundheads of Roundworld". Lionel and Piper are Squareheads.
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$9.00
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Perkins of Portland: Perkins the Great

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1906
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Spine has some rubbing.
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$16.00

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Boston.: Herbert B. Turner & Co., 1906. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Spine has some rubbing.. 1 Dark blue cloth over boards w/ decorated title box much like a sheild5 p. L., 135 p. frontispiece drawing, 4 pl. 19 cm. Columnist Ellis Parker Butler, author of "Pigs is Pigs", earlier published these 8 columns in Colliers,… Read more
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Goat-Feathers

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1919
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Interior clean. Moderate cover soiling.
Edition
Crowell Publishing 1918.
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$9.00

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Boston and New York.: Houghton Mifflin Company., 1919. Crowell Publishing 1918.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Interior clean. Moderate cover soiling.. 1 Olive green cloth over spine; tan paper over boards. 3 p. 1., 3-30 p., 1 l. 18 cm. Early 20th century American humorist, Ellis Parker Butler focuses here on being a writer. As for goat-feathers,… Read more
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$9.00
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Many Happy Returns of the Day

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1925
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Tightly bound w/ light wear to edges and corners. Moderate cover soiling.
Edition
Crowell Publishing 1924.
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$9.50

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Boston: New York.: Houghton Mifflin Company., 1925. Crowell Publishing 1924.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Tightly bound w/ light wear to edges and corners. Moderate cover soiling.. 1 50 p. Dark red cloth over spine. Tan decorated cover, chef w/ cake & candles; red and black titles. Author is early 20th century humorist.… Read more
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$9.50
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Dollarature or the Drug-Store Book

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1930
Condition
Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has age-toning, small edge tips.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
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$22.00

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Boston / New York.: Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press., 1930. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Hard cover. Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has age-toning, small edge tips.. 1 26 p. Blue cloth over spine; Pen&Ink comically illustrated front light gold paper cover; art repeated on jacket. No artist credit. 4x7 in. Back jacket author bio.… Read more
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$22.00
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Mike Flannery On Duty and Off

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1909
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. With near fine interior; deteriorating cover finish.
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$9.50

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New York.: A.L. Burt / Doubleday, Page & Company., 1909. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. With near fine interior; deteriorating cover finish.. Sidney, Gustavus C. (Illustrations by).. 1 Tan cloth over boards; orange title illustrated box. 5 p. L., 3-101 p. 18 cm. Includes Plates (4). Author is early 20th century American humorist. Stories: Just Like… Read more
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That Pup

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1909
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. With darkened spine, light wear to corners.
Edition
First edition. 1st Doubleday;
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$22.00

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New York.: Doubleday, Page & Company., 1909. First edition. 1st Doubleday;. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. With darkened spine, light wear to corners.. Strothmann (Illustrated art plates by).. 1 Tan cloth over boards, front illustrated title box, black border. 4 p L., 3-61 p. 18 cm. 8 Grayscale Plates. Frontispiece tissue-guard. There… Read more
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$22.00
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Poems

by Thaxter, Celia

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1872
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Binding gauze visible, pp 16-17. Minor wear, Spine ends, corners.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st edition.
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$185.00

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New York.: Hurd and Houghton., 1872. First edition. Presumed 1st edition.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Binding gauze visible, pp 16-17. Minor wear, Spine ends, corners.. 1 86 p. Brown cloth covers. Gold titles, corners and frame, front. 4x6 in. Late 19th century New England poet, essayist, with themes of nature, the sea. Home was Appledore… Read more
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$185.00
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Drift-Weed

by Thaxter, Celia

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1879
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Lower corner minor bumps. Else fine. Pencilled by prior owner: Lila, Thanksgivin
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
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$225.00

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Riverside / Cambridge MA.: Houghton, Osgood and Company., 1879. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Lower corner minor bumps. Else fine. Pencilled by prior owner: Lila, Thanksgiving Nov 27 / (18)78.. 1 152 p. Brown cloth over boards. Gold titles ornate w/ black outline and decorations. Spine… Read more
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$225.00
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Jibby Jones: A Story of Mississippi River Adventure for Boys

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1923
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Signed by previous owner. Water stain, outside lower section, nearly throughout. Reading copy.
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$15.00

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Boston / New York.: Houghton Mifflin Company., 1923. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Signed by previous owner. Water stain, outside lower section, nearly throughout. Reading copy. No odor.. Dorr, Arthur G (Illustrations by).. 1 266 p. Light green cloth over boards. Black titles and comic art, cover and inside. RARE TITLE. Ellis Parker Butler was an… Read more
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The Road to Miltown; or, Under the Spreading Atrophy

by Perelman, S. J.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Illustrated jacket has edge chips.
Edition
4th printing.
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$6.00

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New York.: Simon and Schuster., 1957. 4th printing.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Illustrated jacket has edge chips.. Shahn, Ben (Jacket designed by).. 1 Cream cloth and red paper over boards. Light blue and red spine titles; facsimile author signature, front in blue. 273 p. 22 cm. Deckled right page block. Columns numbering 34, most… Read more
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The Log of the Ark by Noah; Hieroglyphics by Ham

by Gordon, I.L. (Excavated by), and Fruen, A.J. (Excavated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1915
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Page 5-6 missing at loosened binding. Cracked binding at half-title page. Else very good.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
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$24.00

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New York.: E.P. Dutton & Company / Knickerbocker Press., 1915. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Page 5-6 missing at loosened binding. Cracked binding at half-title page. Else very good.. 1 148 p. Green cloth over boards. Gold titles, front and spine. Cover: Off-white and green illustrated horizontal paste-on artwork. B&W… Read more
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The Foolish Almanac for the Year of 1906 A.D. and the Fifth since the Discovery Race Suicide by President Roosevelt

by Waterman, Nixon, and McCutcheon, George Barr, and Nesbit, W.D., and Parke, Arthur E., and, Van de Water, Virginia

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1905
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Minor wear, light rubs to extremities. Front inside "ex Alibris" form provided; inked with
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
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$18.00

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Boston / Norwood MA.: John W Luce Co. "The Publishers" / The Plimpton Press., 1905. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Minor wear, light rubs to extremities. Front inside "ex " form provided; inked with "Rufus S. Carpenter with the Compliments of the Publishers, Dec 1905".. Goldsmith, Wallace (Pictures by).. 1 100 p.… Read more
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Pigs is Pigs

by Butler, Ellis Parker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1906
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Slightest spine end or corner wear.
Edition
"Published April, 1906, Second Impression". Publisher
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$28.00

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New York.: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1906. "Published April, 1906, Second Impression". Publisher copyright.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Slightest spine end or corner wear.. Crawford, Will (Illustrations by).. 1 Tan tightly woven cloth. White and black illustrated title box. [6], 37, [3] p. (first 2 p. and last 3 p. blank), [5] leaves of plates.… Read more
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The Life and Adventures of an Arkansaw Doctor (Rattlehead's Humorous Series, No. 1. )

by Rattlehead, David, M.D. (The Man of Scrapes)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1879
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Light scuff marks, back cover. Damp-stain top center page block. Tight binding.
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$39.00

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New York.: Hurst & Company., 1879. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Light scuff marks, back cover. Damp-stain top center page block. Tight binding. Square. Printing uneven clarity; artwork muddy. Varied unclear art plate signatures.. 1 166 p. Includes illustrations. Ornately decorated light maroon mottled paper over boards. Gold spine titles. Poor quality text… Read more
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See Here, Private Hargrove

by Hargrove, Marion, and Anderson, Maxwell (Foreword by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1943
Condition
Good. Signed by previous owner. A few cover stress surface creases. Light bleaching where old damp-stains occurred, lower page b
Edition
Complete & Unabridged. 1942 Henry Holt copyright. 2nd PB.
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$5.00

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New York.: Pocket Book., 1943. Complete & Unabridged. 1942 Henry Holt copyright. 2nd PB.. Mass-market paperback. Good. Signed by previous owner. A few cover stress surface creases. Light bleaching where old damp-stains occurred, lower page block.. 1 166 p. Mass-market PB. Glued binding. Author photo portrait, cover in B&W. Audience: General/trade. Humor, World War II autobiography by an… Read more
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$5.00