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1 The Grey Goose Book of Nursery Rhymes
Blackie & Son Limited Blackie. Illustrated Boards Very Good Illustrated Boards 4to - over 9 
Three full page color illustrations, two by Charles Robinson, and the frontispiece by Frank Adams. A "Blackie" book from Scotland, with scores of nursery rhymes and dozens of black& white drawings. 7 1/4" X 9 3/4" Color cover. Circa 1920? Front hinge weak and repaired with hinge tape. Unmarked. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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2 Gregor, Elmer Russell Camping on Western Trails: Adventures of Two Boys in the Rocky Mountains
Harper & Bros. 1913 First American Edition. Illustrarted Cloth Very Good Plus None Illustrarted Cloth 12mo - over 6 
Very Good Plus. Clean cover. Spine lettered in Gilt. No tears. Unmarked. text. Rear hinge tender but intact. First American Edition. Nice copy. All eight photos present in fine condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Hays, Margaret G. Kiddies Rhymes
George W. Jacobs & Co. 1911 Fair Small Quarto 
THIS IS AN INCOMPLETE COPY. It contains six (6) of the color plates, each unmarked and bright, and all the text through the piece entitled "Enchantment". It lacks the covers and spine which are completely missing. Thirty (30) separate pages are present, including the half-title page. This copy can be used to make whole another defective copy, or to finish the breaking and provide the illustrations for framing. Repeat; This is not an entire copy! 
Price: 80.00 USD
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4 Keene, Carolyn The Clue in the Diary
Grosset and Dunlap Early Reprint. Cloth Very Good Cloth 12mo - over 6 
Blue cloth w/orange lettering. Illustrated endpapers, white with orange silhouettes of Nancy & three friends. 202 pages. Early reprint. 8 titles listed internally, the last of which is Nancy's Mysterious Letter. Tight, clean & unmarked, though there is a hint of shelfwear and the book is slightly cocked. 12 mo. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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5 Kingsley, Charles The Water-Babies; A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby
Blackie & Son Limited Decorated Cloth Near Fine Decorated Cloth 12 Mo. 
Near Fine condition. PO Bookplate, else unmarked. Bright Gilt spine lettering. Four Color plates. Other B & W plates. 7 1/4" X 5 1/4". Tomato Marmalade color boards. Printed in Glascow, I believe, before the First World War. From another time and world. Not a school edition, not damaged, not marked, not loose or shaken, Simply a lovely copy from yesteryear. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Melrose, A. R.; Milne, A. A.; Shepard, Ernest H. The Pooh Bedside Reader
Penguin USA 1996 0525456007 / 9780525456001 Hardcover New New Hardcover 8vo - 7 
NEW/NEW in MYLAR. 1st edition thus. 70th Anniversary special edition. Unmarked. Unclipped. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Optic, Oliver Watch and Wait; or The Young Fugitives; A Story for Young People
A.L. Burt Illustrated Cloth Near Fine Illustrated Cloth 12mo - over 6 
Third Volume of the Woodinville Stories. Though the Author, William T. Adams. disclaims it, the story is an Anti-Slavery tale. This copy is excellent, with 249 pages, and two pages of book ads in rear. Clean, tight, and bright. Gift inscription on FFE dated Dec.15, '08 else fine. Three boys in canoe on front cover and spine. Green cloth. Sound & tight hinges. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Stevenson, Robert Louis A Child's Garden of Verses
McLoughlin Brothers 1909 First Thus. Illustrated Cloth Over Boards Very Good Illustrated Cloth Over Boards Large Octavo 
An illustrated edition of the classic. A probable first printing. A lovely color frontispiece. The balance of the book is illustrated in black and white by the Comstocks. A large octavo. The cover is clean, and the text is too, though with the occasional finger print throughout. One small ding on the upper dedication page (To Alison Cunningham), else completely intact. A strong binding. The boards are slightly cupped, but a book press or just some weight should straighten them. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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