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Exploring Weird Science; Eyes on Adventure Series

by Grambo, Rebecca L (Written by), and Fenton, Malcolm (Scientific Consulting by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket.
ISBN
9781561566778
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$6.00

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Chicago.: Kidsbooks Inc., 1998. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket.. 1 Artful color cover on glossy paper over boards. 20 x 24 cm. 29 p. Numerous color art and photo illustrations, every page. Audience: Juvenile/General/trade. Section titles: What an Idea! ; Think Tank; Curious Cures; The Gene Scene; Micro World; Natural Oddities; Lost in Time; Digging History; Spooky… Read more
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$6.00
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Behind the Zuni Masks

by Gendron, Val

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Clean interior. Jacket had been protected. Usual library markings. Sound binding. Top page
Edition
Hercules guaranteed binding for library market. Reprint of 1958.
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$12.00

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New York.: David McKay Company., 1962. Hercules guaranteed binding for library market. Reprint of 1958.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Clean interior. Jacket had been protected. Usual library markings. Sound binding. Top page block light soiling.. Thomas, Allan (Illustrations from author's sketches by).. 1 214 p. Illustrated cover in black line art w/ copper highlights;… Read more
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$12.00
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Frederick Douglass: Slave, Fighter, Freeman

by Bontemps, Arna Wendell

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1959
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Spine ends have wear. "Gibralter Library Binding" on back cover. Minor surface wear.
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$55.00

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New York.: Borzoi Books / Alfred A Knopf., 1959. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Spine ends have wear. "Gibralter Library Binding" on back cover. Minor surface wear.. Johnson, Harper (Illustrated by).. 1 Color illustrated tightly woven sealed cloth over boards. 177 p. 20 cm. Pen&Ink artwork. Audience: Children/juvenile. Youth biography: Born a slave, young Fred was… Read more
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$55.00
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Martin Luther King

by Bains, Rae

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780816701612
Item Price
$5.00

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Mahwah NJ.: Troll Communications., 1985. 2nd printing.. Trade paperback. Fine.. Frenck, Hal (Illustrated by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 27 p. Audience: Children/juvenile. A youth oriented biography of American Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. A clergyman and activist, he championed non-violent protests of the 1960s which effectively called the world's attention to the inequities of African-American… Read more
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Cobblestone (Discover American History) March 2002, Volume 23, Number 3. "Literary Ladies of the 19th Century"

by Chorlian, Meg (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2002
Condition
Good. Ex-library. "H (or R) lowland Freeman from Aunt Martha" in tidy ink script. Spine ends need repair. Soiling. p.
Edition
ISBN not recognized by listing site: 08126767605X.
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$5.00

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Peterborough NH.: A Cobblestone Publication., 2002. ISBN not recognized by listing site: 08126767605X.. Trade paperback. Good. Ex-library. "H (or R) lowland Freeman from Aunt Martha" in tidy ink script. Spine ends need repair. Soiling. p. 195-216, loosening but intact binding.. Foley, Tim (Cover Art by).. 1 48 p. Art Illustrated stiff paper cover. 18x23 cm. Stapled binding. Magazine… Read more
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All about Volcanoes and Earthquakes (allabout books A-4)

by Pough, Frederick H

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has minor edge wear. Discoloration to back jacket.
Edition
9th printing.
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$12.00

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New York.: Random House., 1953. 9th printing.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has minor edge wear. Discoloration to back jacket.. Wiese, Kurt (Illustrated by).. 1 Tan cloth over boards. Black titles. 150 p. Artwork: red, black. Dramatic end papers. Maps, charts, drawings. Audience: Children/juvenile. Youth non-fiction: the tale of the 1943 Paricutin volcanic eruption… Read more
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$12.00
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Blizzard! : The Storm That Changed America

by Murphy, Jim

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket surface wear.
Edition
3rd printing.
ISBN
9780590673099
Item Price
$18.00

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New York.: Scholastic Inc., 2000. 3rd printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket surface wear.. Gore, Leonid (Jacket art by).. 1 Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 136 p. Grayscale vintage photos, facsimile. Audience: Children/juvenile. Weather history: On March 12, 1888, snow began to fall from Virginia to Maine. Weather forecasting was… Read more
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$18.00
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All about Radio and Television (allabout A-2)

by Gould, Jack

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Light jacket edge wear.
Edition
2nd edition, 12th printing.
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$15.00

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New York.: Random House., 1958. 2nd edition, 12th printing.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Light jacket edge wear.. Davis, Bette J. (Illustrated by).. 1 Tan cloth over boards. Jacket illustration from Kennecot Copper Corp. 144 p. 24 cm. 50-70 2-color drawings or photos. Index. Audience: Children/juvenile. Vintage technical science. In the 1950s, this was… Read more
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$15.00
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American Spies (Real Life Stories of Undercover Agents in Our History)

by Deming, Richard

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good. Signed by previous owner. Moderate edge wear.
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$12.00

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Racine WI.: Whitman Publishing., 1960. Hard cover. Good. Signed by previous owner. Moderate edge wear.. Vosburgh, Leonard (Illustrated by).. 1 210 p. Color illustrated paper over boards. Artwork in yellow & white. Spies, men and women, with an introduction about the role of spies in history, beginning with conflicts among the natives and colonists in Massachusetts, and ending… Read more
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Cowboys (A Random House Pictureback)

by Gorsline, Douglas W, and Gorsline, Marie

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good. Light reading wear. Clean.
Edition
"A" in print line. "2" in print line.
ISBN
9780394839356
Item Price
$4.50

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New York.: Random House Books for Young Readers., 1978. "A" in print line. "2" in print line.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light reading wear. Clean.. 1 Trade paperback. Stapled binding. 32 p. 8-inch square. Color artwork. Random House Picturebacks. Audience: Children/juvenile. American studies theme, historical references. Author-artist appreciative notes printed on 1st end-paper, indebtedness to archival photos and… Read more
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$4.50
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One Day in Ancient Rome

by Kirtland, G. B.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket shows light edge wear, minor soiling.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st.
Item Price
$17.00

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New York.: Harcourt Brace & World., 1963. First edition. Stated 1st.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket shows light edge wear, minor soiling.. Snyder, Jerome (Drawings by).. 1 Reddish-orange cloth over boards; decorated w/ line art: youth in toga. 40p. 24 cm. Stitched binding. Detailed, delicate Pen&Ink line art. Glossary. Audience: Children/juvenile. Youth historical fiction… Read more
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$17.00
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Tracks & Trails

by Rossell, Leonard (With Sketches by the Author)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Near fine. Light small tape residue on boards where clear cover had been attached.
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$18.00

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New York.: Boy Scouts of America; distributed by Macmillan, 1928. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Near fine. Light small tape residue on boards where clear cover had been attached.. 1 Dark green cloth over spine; light green ribbed paper over boards. 137 p. 14x21 cm. Pen&Ink artwork; B&W photos. Natural history in stories. 21 chapters plus… Read more
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Egyptian Punch-Out Masks; with Introduction and Instructions

by Smith, A G, and Hazen, Josie

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
New. Slight shelf wear.
Edition
Original Dover 1994.
ISBN
9780486282237
Item Price
$21.00

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New York.: Dover Publications., 1994. Original Dover 1994.. Trade paperback. New. Slight shelf wear.. 1 Trade paperback, large 9.25x12.25in. Stapled binding. Thick card stock paper; color cover photo. Audience: Children/juvenile. Hands-on activity book with 6 different colorful masks representing historic Egypt: Tutankhamen (King Tut); Thoth (God of the Moon, later Inventor of Writing); Nefertiti (Queen, wife of Akhenaton);… Read more
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$21.00
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The Little History of England (Miniature Juveniles Series)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1845
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Near very good. Minor spine tilt. Foxing varies throughout. In old ink: "Fr
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$89.00

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Philadelphia PA.: Loomis and Peck., 1845. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Near very good. Minor spine tilt. Foxing varies throughout. In old ink: "Freelove Hawks, from her Uncle, Joshua Hawks Peirce. Boston, July 17, '46" (1846).. 1 192 p. Includes illustrations. Small book from uniformly formatted series. 2.5x3.25in. Blind-stamped patterned cloth over boards.… Read more
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$89.00
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Campfire Songs

by Maddox, Irene (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very good. Slight cover scuffing. Clean interior, unmarked.
Edition
2nd Printing, 1983 edition.
ISBN
9780914788683
Item Price
$14.00

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The East Woods Press / Macmillan., 1984. 2nd Printing, 1983 edition.. Wraps. Very good. Slight cover scuffing. Clean interior, unmarked.. Bradford, Bill (Cover illustration by).. 1 Waterproofed, tear-resistant flexible paper covers, rounded outside corners, sewn binding (stated, though appears glued). Red covers. B&W cover art. Black silhouette art with chapter intro pages. 4.5x6in. Audience: Children / juvenile /… Read more
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$14.00
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The Vikings: Fact and Fiction, Adventures of Young Vikings in Jorvik

by Place, Robin

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued.
Edition
4th printing since 1985.
ISBN
9780521315722
Item Price
$5.00

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Great Britain.: Cambridge University Press., 1992. 4th printing since 1985.. Trade paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued.. Ryley, Chris (Illustrations by).. 1 Trade paperback, 7.5x9.75in. Glued binding. 32 p. Audience: Children/juvenile. History for youth, intricately illustrated with pen&ink drawings and photos from museum specimens. A fictionalized Viking family story is woven among the details of their lives:… Read more
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Mickey's Magnet (Scott, Foresman First Talking Storybook Box)

by Branley, Franklyn M., and Vaughan, Eleanor K.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Box sleeve (instead of jacket) has edge wear, short tears, no top overlap. Book excellent with sl
Edition
Book copyright 1956.
Item Price
$34.00

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New York.: Thomas Y Crowell Company / Scott, Foresman and Company., 1967. Book copyright 1956.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Box sleeve (instead of jacket) has edge wear, short tears, no top overlap. Book excellent with slight spine end discoloration. Record appears excellent. No magnet.. Johnson, Crockett (Drawings by).. 1 48 p. Includes illustrations. Includes… Read more
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$34.00
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The First Dinosaurs: Fun Scientific Facts About Dinosaurs

by Dixon, Dougal

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Minor ding to back lower corner, 1/8th-in crease.
Edition
1st Scholastic printing, 1st North American edition 1987
ISBN
9780590416344
Item Price
$9.00

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Scholastic, 1988. 1st Scholastic printing, 1st North American edition 1987. Wraps. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Minor ding to back lower corner, 1/8th-in crease.. Burton, Jane (Photography by), and Kirk, Steve (Artwork of photographed reptiles by);. 1 32 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams, index, bibliography. 7.5x9in. As new. 'The New Dinosaur Library". Each 2-pg spread has a color… Read more
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$9.00
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Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (Movie Tie-in)

by Frank, Anne, and Roosevelt, Eleanor (Introduction by), and Mooyaart-Doubleday, B.M. (Translated from the Dutch by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Light lower front 1-inch corner crease. Smooth spine.
Edition
21st printing.
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$5.00

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New York.: A Cardinal Edition / Pocket Books., 1961. 21st printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Near fine. Light lower front 1-inch corner crease. Smooth spine.. 1 Mass-market (rack) paperback. Text in English, Dutch/Flemish. 239p. Cover Photo. Autobiographical account in journal form, "The Complete Book", as recorded by adolescent Anne Frank, who was living in hiding in the Netherlands… Read more
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Spooky Tricks (An I Can Read Book, Level 3, Grades 2-4)

by Wyler, Rose, and Ames, Gerald

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Short corner curling with light creasing.
Edition
1st HarperTrophy edition.
ISBN
9780064441728
Item Price
$4.00

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HarperTrophy., 1994. 1st HarperTrophy edition.. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Short corner curling with light creasing.. Schindler, S D (Pictures by).. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 64 p. Tricks, sleight of hand, optical illusions--great for Halloween parties or fun houses.
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$4.00