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Shuckin' and Jivin': Folklore from Contemporary Black Americans

by Dance, Daryl Cumber

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good. Clean. Tight. Minor edge wear.
ISBN
9780253352200
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$14.00

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Bloomington.: Indiana University Press., 1978. Trade paperback. Very good. Clean. Tight. Minor edge wear.. 1 Trade paperback. Black covers w/ red and green titles. 23 cm. 390 p. Audience: General/trade. Contents categories: Etiological Tales; Heaven and Hell; Ghosts; Conjure; Religion; Self-degrading; The White Woman and the Black Man; About Women; Marital Infidelity; Ethnic Jokes; Cruelty of Whites; Outsmarting… Read more
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Leo Africanus

by Maalouf, Amin, and Sluglett, Peter (Translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Save for slight spine tilt.
Edition
First edition. ! st American edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780393026306
Item Price
$55.00

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New York.: W. W. Norton & Company., 1989. First edition. ! st American edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Save for slight spine tilt.. Rubens, Peeter Pauwel ("Malay Ahmad" portrait reproduction by; Courtesy, Museum of Fine Arts).. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. 360 p. Audience: General/trade. Literary biography of geographer Hasan al-Wazzan… Read more
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Perchance to Dream; Robert B Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's "The Big Sleep"

by Parker, Robert B

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Clean covers, text pages. Lightly read.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780399135804
Item Price
$7.50

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New York.: G P Putnam's Sons., 1991. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Clean covers, text pages. Lightly read.. 1 Textured blue paper-tape over spine; light rose paper over boards and as end papers. 271 p. Audience: General/trade. Mystery fiction, following up on the classic1939 Raymond Chandler's fictitious detective Philip Marlowe mystery edition.
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$7.50
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Nan of Music Mountain

by Spearman, Frank H., and Charles Scribner's Sons, and Scribner Press,

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1916
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Minor edge wear. Front small white staining. Spine gold titles rubbed. Tears to
Edition
First edition. Same date, title and copyright pages.
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$6.50

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New York.: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1916. First edition. Same date, title and copyright pages.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Minor edge wear. Front small white staining. Spine gold titles rubbed. Tears to bindings, holding.. Wyeth, N. C. (Illustrated by).. 1 Light green cloth over boards. Blind-stamped front saddle. [2], vii, [3], 430, [2]… Read more
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$6.50
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Baal

by McCammon, Robert

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very good. Minor spine edge wear. Minor spine creasing.
Edition
First edition. 1st Pocket Books printing.
ISBN
9780671664848
Item Price
$10.00

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New York.: Pocket Books. "Complete and Unabridged"., 1988. First edition. 1st Pocket Books printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Minor spine edge wear. Minor spine creasing.. 1 Mass market paperback. Glued binding. 347 p. 17 cm. Audience: General/trade. Horror fiction. From front cover: "In the flames of lust and madness, the Demon Prince bestrides the earth". A foul seed… Read more
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$10.00
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Change of Heart

by Picoult, Jodi

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very good. Light reading wear includes spine crease.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780743496759
Item Price
$6.00

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New York.: Washington Square Press., 2008. 2nd printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light reading wear includes spine crease.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 480 p. W.S.P. Readers Club. Audience: General/trade. Jodi Picoult dives headlong into a contemporary American Studies issue, then thoroughly and meticulously and intelligently weaves well-constructed characters, controversies, questions and resolutions building a work of fiction… Read more
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Ludo and the Star Horse

by Stewart, Mary

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Top right light damp stain: board and a few pages w/ slight transfer to inside of jacket. Top page blo
Edition
First edition. U.S. 1st Edition. 1974 British copyright.
ISBN
9780688220174
Item Price
$26.00

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Morrow Junior Books / William Morrow & Co., 1975. First edition. U.S. 1st Edition. 1974 British copyright.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Top right light damp stain: board and a few pages w/ slight transfer to inside of jacket. Top page block light foxing.. D'Achille, Gino (Illustrated by).. 1 Red cloth over spine; gold paper over… Read more
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Touch Wood, A Year's Diary

by Ernst, Morris Leopold

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear. Light soiling.
Edition
First edition. Stated First.
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$14.00

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New York.: Atheneum., 1960. First edition. Stated First.. Hard cover. Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear. Light soiling.. 1 Durable black cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. Blind-stamped front author's initials. Red top page block dye. 370 p. 22cm. "Morris Ernst is interested in everything. His curiosity is insatiable, his opinion provocative, his activity tremendous,… Read more
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$14.00
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Where Does the Wild Goose Go?

by Lange, Willem

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9781584651901
Item Price
$8.00

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Hanover NH / London.: University Press of New England., 2001. First edition. 1st printing.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 120 p. Audience: General/trade. New England tales by educator, remodeling contractor, and wilderness enthusiast Willem Lange has been writing his regional newspaper column, A Yankee Notebook, since 1981.
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The Five Red Herrings & Murder Must Advertise

by Sayers. Dorothy L

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has light soiling, edge wear. Slight foxing to top page block.
Edition
Book Club Edition.
Item Price
$12.00

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Nelson Doubleday. Book Club Edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has light soiling, edge wear. Slight foxing to top page block.. 1 600 p. Blue vinyl-type material over boards. Light green spine titles. 22 cm. Cover art includes color photo of Masterpiece Theatre actor. Frontispiece map: Galloway. Two mystery novels featuring supersleuth Lord Peter… Read more
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$12.00
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The Field Guide to Weeds (Based on "Wildly Successful Plants")

by Crockett, Lawrence J, and Glasthal, Jacqueline B (Preface by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2004
Condition
Fine. Signed by previous owner. Small top rear spine chip.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9781402706943
Item Price
$45.00

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New York.: Main Street Press., 2004. First edition. 1st printing.. Spiralbound. Fine. Signed by previous owner. Small top rear spine chip.. Bradley, Joanne (Drawings by), and Daniel, Steven (Photographs by), and Southby, Carol A (Photographs by).. 1 Spiralbound with paper cover overlap. 224 p. Color photos, Pen&Ink Art. Audience: General/trade. Nature / Science / Reference. Color photos are… Read more
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Roots: The Saga of an American Family

by Haley, Alex

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has minor edge wear and top spine half-inch chip. Light top block soiling.
Edition
Book Club Edition.
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$6.00

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Garden City NY.: Doubleday & Company, inc., 1976. Book Club Edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has minor edge wear and top spine half-inch chip. Light top block soiling.. 1 688 p. Black durable paper over spine, tan paper over boards. Gold spine titles. Historical fiction. Twelve years in the research and writing, and… Read more
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German Names for German Dogs

by Dapper, Gertrude, and Denlinger, William W. (Edited by), and Rathman, R. Annabel (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Occasional name underling in by prior owner.
ISBN
9780877140665
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$8.00

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Fairfax VA.: Denlinger's Publishers Ltd., 1980. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Occasional name underling in by prior owner.. Groves, Bob (Cover design by).. 1 Olive green cloth over boards. 64 p. 22 cm. Includes Illustrations. White art design; black titles. End paper maps in brown: Germany. B&W photos, maps. Evolutionary history of dogs; Dog Breeds. Alphabetical… Read more
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In Time of Harvest; A LARGE PRINT Nightingale Western

by Sinclair, John L

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Good. Ex-library.
Edition
Large type / large print.
ISBN
9780816154852
Item Price
$15.00

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Boston MA.: G K Hall by arr. w/ Ohio Un diversity Press., 1992. Large type / large print.. Trade paperback. Good. Ex-library.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Old-style rural windmmill art, front. Audience: General/trade. Novel of a homesteading family begins as they arrive in 1918 on a 1-square mile plot in New Mexico. Their team of mules had… Read more
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Little Women (Modern Abridged Edition)

by Alcott, Louisa May

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Light edge wear. Clean. Age-toning.
Edition
#1605.
Item Price
$4.00

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Whitman Publishing,, 1955. #1605.. Hard cover. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Light edge wear. Clean. Age-toning.. Elgin, Jill (Illustrated by).. 1 283 p. Glossy color art wraparound covers. Interior art: Pen&Ink w/ light olive green color. End papers w/ white fleur de lis pattern on light olive. 20 cm. Youth Classics, timeless literature. Set in Massachusetts at… Read more
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The Second-Class Reader designed for use of the Middle Class of Schools in the United States

by Emerson, B D (Late Principal of the Adams Grammar School, Boston, preface, editing and text by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1834
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Wear to edges, corners. Age-toning to text paper. Tightly bound.
Item Price
$24.00

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Windsor VT.: Ide and Goddard., 1834. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Wear to edges, corners. Age-toning to text paper. Tightly bound.. 1 168 p. Includes illustrations. Light leather over spine. Printed paper over boards. 11x18 cm. Stitched binding. Nineteenth century 1834 school reader, one in the author-editor's series. Text, verse, and essay contributed by many, with questions… Read more
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The Home University Bookshelf, Volume II

by The University Society, The Editorial Board of, and Wells, Carolyn, and Andersen, Hans Christian, and Alcott, Louisa May, more

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1945
Condition
Fine.
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$45.00

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New York.: The University Society, Educational Publishers., 1945. Hard cover. Fine.. Varied illustrators.. 1 378 p. Heavy maroon cloth over boards, color paste-on front w/ raised design border. Gold spine titles w/ embossed gold art logo. 24 cm. Color plates. Color artwork. Contents: Amusing Alphabets, A Primer for Little Folks, First Reader for Little Folks, Stories Young Children… Read more
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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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P.C. Hawke Mysteries (Set 1 thru 6): Scream Museum, Surfing Corpse, E-mail Murders, Lethal Gorilla, Square Root of Murder, Death on the Amazon

by Zindel, Paul

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2001
Condition
New.
Edition
First edition. 2001-2002; 1st and 2nd printings.
ISBN
9780786815722
Item Price
$55.00

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New York.: Volo / Hyperion., 2001. First edition. 2001-2002; 1st and 2nd printings.. Trade paperback. New.. 6 6 volume set. 124-134ea. p. Trade paperbacks. Color illustrated covers, photos: juveniles representing heroes. Set of the first 6 in Youth Series featuring young P.C. Hawke and his sleuthing partner Mackenzie follow trails of clues in helping to solve murders. With… Read more
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Murder's Little Helper

by Bagby, George

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1964
Condition
Good. Spine ends worn. Minor spine title. Surface wear, both covers. Light impressions to covers.
Edition
Stated 1st printing. # 35007. Doubleday 1963. 35c cover price.
Item Price
$7.00

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New York.: Pocket Books by arr. w/ Doubleday & Co., 1964. Stated 1st printing. # 35007. Doubleday 1963. 35c cover price.. Mass-market paperback. Good. Spine ends worn. Minor spine title. Surface wear, both covers. Light impressions to covers.. Cover art not credited.. 1 First edition. Mass-market paperback. 180p. 19 cm. Gold paper over spine w/ blue art front… Read more
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$7.00