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Des Kindes erstes Lesebuch. Illustrierte Fibel mit farbigen Bildern (The Child's Alphabet Book Primer Illustrated with Colored Pictures)

By: Dietlein, Rudolf

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Esslingen near Stuttgart, J. F. Schreiber, 1880

Edition: 1st


This is an early edition of this very early German Children's Primer. Cover is black and white, not the colored cover that appeared on later editions. Binding and cover intact but worn and rough. Interior intact but with quite a lot of marking (writing and some scrawls.) Ask for images. Title translates roughly as "The Child's first Reader, Illustrated booklet with color images. On the basis of the lesson intimately connected first speech, Writing and reading ... View more info

Tyrant Tom; and Other Stories

By: Bolles, Mary L., F. P. Chapin and others

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop and Company, 1870's or before.


Text unmarked and pages intact with age toning and marks to first blank pages. Pages with age toning and some spot. Color illustration of a boy in period dress on cover, intact with rubbing, aging and edgewear. Corners bumped and quite worn. Book with a horizontal bend overall, definitely noticeable. Six short stories. Title story plus: Charley and his Master, Something About Turtles, A Peep into a Lace Kingdom, The Gymnast of the Sea, Little Dandy Pink-Boots. Un... View more info

Cities in the Sea (Cantre'r Gwaelod)

By: Lewis, Sian, and Jackie Morris (illustrator)

Price: $102.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Ceredigion, Wales, Beekman Books / Gomer, 1996


Scarce. Welsh legend of a city lost to the sea. Clean and intact. Like new with minor shelf wear. Scarce. Welsh legend of a city lost to the sea. Children's picture book. 30 pages. View more info

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The Golden Gift, or, Choice Gleanings From Great Authors (Book for the Young)

By: Anonymous

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, William P. Nimmo, 1874


No frontis. With illustrations by Hugh Cameron, Clark Stanton, Harrison Weir, John M'Whirter, Keeley Halswelle, John Lawson and other Eminent Artists (engraved on wood by R. Paterson).Some light smudging to some pages, and a name inked to front endpages. Text and illustration otherwise clean. Binding split at/near hinges, with looseness to pages here. Decorative, beveled hardcover still very nice, with light staining, worn corners and some splitting to cloth near spi... View more info

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Shrek!

By: Steig, William

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Michael di Capua Books / Farrar Straus Giroux, 1990

Edition: 1st


A very nice true first printing of this now collectible children's book. Originally, it was remaindered within a year of publication, only to see its collectibility rise upon release of the popular movies. Clean and unmarked throughout. Some sunfading and light lean to spine. Light corner bumps. Pictorial cover clean and fresh. Otherwise Near Fine. Please see image. Unpaginated pages. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy in the Land of Burning Lava, or, Outwitting Superstitious Natives

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1936

Edition: 1st


Bookstore stamp on front pastedown endpaper. Name in heavy black ink to next blank page. Text clean and pages intact. Top page edges colored red. Cloth cover lightly smudged and edgeworn with mild bumps to corners and spine ends. Binding split at rear hinge. 208 pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy in the Perilous Kingdom, or, Braving Strange Hazards

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1937

Edition: 1st


Name written in front to "This is my Book" section on endpaper. Text clean and pages intact. Pages with aging and edgewear, and some soiling to edges. Top page colored edges red. Cloth cover soiled and edgeworn with some fraying and boards showing. Binding intact. 206 pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info

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Through Space to Mars, or The Longest Journey on Record

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1910

Edition: 1st


Child's name in pencil to front endpages. Title page and some other pages with pencil marks as well. Illustrated brown cloth cover with wear overall and quite a bit of edgewear. Some fraying with boards showing. First Edition, First Printing. Please see image. 248 pages. View more info

Captain Wolf and Other Sketches

By: Anonymous

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co., 1870


Text clean. Pages intact with some dampstaining. Page edges spotted. Binding intact with mid looseness. Green cloth cover with gilt titles and black designs, with some wear, smudges and corner bends. Please see scanned image. Rear cover with white water stain to bottom edge. By the author of many other similarly anonymous books (The Warringtons Abroad or twelve months in Germany Italy and Egypt, Under the Lime-Trees or Grandmamma's Stories at Hurst Farm, Aunt Anni... View more info

Horses of Destiny

By: Downey, Fairfax; illustrated by Paul Brown

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949

Edition: 1st


First Edition / First printing (1949 - letter "A" present on copyright page). Dealer notes in pencil and a small name label inside on endpapers. Dust jacket worn with chips and tears. Otherwise clean and intact throughout. 186 pages. View more info

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The Boy Travelers in Great Britain and Ireland: Adventures of Two Youths in a Journey Through Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England, with Visits to The Hebrides and The Isle of Man

By: Knox, Thomas W.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, 1891


Ex Library. Cover quite worn and binding weak. Some loose pages near front repaired with archival tape. Cover worn with edgewear, bumps and fraying to corners, and tears to spine ends, particularly the lower spine with a large horizontal tear among the frays. A heavy, well used book. Please see scanned image. 536 pages. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy in a Strange Land, or, Facing the Unknown

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1931

Edition: 1st


Text clean and pages intact. Pages with aging and edgewear, and minor soiling to edges. Top page edges colored red. Cloth cover soiled with small marks and stains as well. Corner bumps and light wear to spine ends. Binding intact. Spine with a lean. 209 pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy and the Painted Hunters, or, A Long Search Rewarded

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1932

Edition: 1st


Name written in front to "This is my Book" section on endpaper. Text clean and pages intact. Pages with aging and edgewear, and minor soiling to edges. Top page edges colored red. Cloth cover soiled with small marks and stains as well. Corner bumps and light wear to spine ends. Binding intact. 206 pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy and the River Demons, or, Outwitting the Savage Medicine Man

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1933

Edition: 1st


Name written in front to "This is my Book" section on endpaper, and Bookstore stamp on front pastedown endpaper. Text clean and pages intact. Pages with aging and edgewear, and minor soiling to edges. Top page edges colored red. Cloth cover very lightly soiled and with corner bumps and light wear to spine ends. Binding intact. 209 pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info

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Bomba the Jungle Boy Trapped By The Cyclone, or, Shipwrecked On The Swirling Seas

By: Rockwood, Roy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company, 1935

Edition: 1st


Name written in front to "This is my Book" section on endpaper. Text clean and pages intact. Pages with aging and edgewear, and minor soiling to edges. Top page edges colored red. Cloth cover very lightly soiled and with corner bumps and light wear to spine ends. Binding intact. XXX pages. Please see scanned image of cover. View more info