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COMPLETE FAIRY TALES AND STORIES

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 2007

Seller ID: 7135

ISBN: 0760776075

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 972. First edition thus. Red leather boards with gilt text and design, full-color inlaid illustration. All edges gilt, pictorial pastedowns. Sewn-in gilt satin ribbon bookmark. Edges of text block have a few minor blemishes. View more info

Savage Earth (DK Guides)

By: Day, Trevor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, DK Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 13004

ISBN: 075661791X

Condition: Very good


Folio (30.5cm), pp. 64. Full color illustrations and photographs throughout. Light staining on bottom right corner. View more info

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The Owl Service

By: Garner, Alan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Philomel:

Seller ID: 18626

ISBN: 0399208054

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 157. Undated, but likely 1979 (Nikolajeva, Children's Literature Comes of Age: Toward a New Aesthetic). Green boards with green quarter-cloth and gilt spine text. Pictorial jacket with owl image. Light bumping to spine ends and light sunning to top edge of book and jacket. Jacket has two small closed tears that have been taped. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Oswald, an American Osprey

By: Hemingway, Carol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sanibel, FL, Kilimanjaro Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24955

ISBN: 0970800703

Condition: Very good


Signed by author and illustrator on title page. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 39. Pictorial wrappers, color illustrations throughout. Front cover has rubbing. First Edition. View more info

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The Persian Donkey Bead

By: Kraenzel, Margaret [Jo Sykes]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17382

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 107. Signed and inscribed by author on free front endpaper to Livingston, Montana, writer Jo Sykes: "Joe, from Peg Kraenzel Bozeman, 1961. I don't know why but I like your books better than mine -- maybe they are better?" Pictorial jacket, red cloth boards with camel motif stamped in white. Boards have very slight wear at tail of spine. Kraenzel tells the story of Habib, a young Middle Eastern boy, based on her experiences living in Iran for t... View more info

Rescue Josh McGuire

By: Mikaelsen, Ben

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion Books: 1991

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10139

ISBN: 1562820990

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21cm), pp. 265. Tan boards with green quarter cloth binding and gilt lettering on spine. Inscribed and signed by author "For Jo, Thanks so much for your constant help, encouragement, and friendship!" on title page. Light sunning on head and tail of spine, jacket has light wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Sparrow Hawk Red

By: Mikaelsen, Ben [Jo Sykes]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion Books for Children: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17381

ISBN: 1562823876

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 185. Signed and inscribed by author on half title page to Western children's writer Jo Sykes: "For Joe- A good writer and an even better friend. Thanks for all your help. I value your friendship! Ben Mikaelsen 4/14/93." Blue boards, pictorial jacket has slight edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Comrades in Camp

By: Victor, Ralph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Platt & Peck: 1908

Seller ID: 3670

Condition: Good


Duodecimo (18.5 cm), pp. 258. Pictorial boards, includes frontispiece. Erased writing (still visible) on front free endpaper, boards are darkened with age and moderately worn around edges. No jacket. Part of the author's series of adventure stories for boys. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Young Deputy Smith

By: White, Dale [Jo Sykes]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17403

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 191. Association copy: Signed and inscribed by author on free front endpaper to Western children's writer Jo Sykes: "Dear Joe- This one was sure fun. Hope you like it as much as I liked 'that' mare. Marian T. Place 'alias' Dale White." Green cloth boards, pictorial jacket. Illustrations by Charles Geer. Boards have the slightest wear at tail of spine. Ms. Place wrote more than 40 books in her lifetime. "I began writing [about such subjec... View more info