• Topic: Children's Fiction

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Chicago IL: Homewood Publishing Company,

Pages clean except for a faint pencil ghost at the front free endpaper and a little very gentle age toning at the outside edges of the page block; binding relaxed and just barely starting at the front hinge, otherwise square and secure. Red cloth hard cover shows small inward turns... more

Price: $4.00

L'Ecole des loisirs, 1988.

Language: French. Crisp and clean except for a prior owner's label on the front endpaper; binding square and secure; hard cover shows a bump and wrinkling at the spine head, chips at the spine heel, and light taps and rubbing around the bottom free corners, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $10.00

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1940.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior seller's sticker on the final endpaper and a hint of toning around the outside edges; no owners' marks; binding square and tight, full orange cloth hard cover only gently rubbed at the spine heel and bottom corners, pastedown illustration panel on the... more

Price: $75.00

Henry Altemus,

No publication date given, but biographical sources for Neill date the illustrations to 1904, a few years prior to his first Oz illustrations. Book pages are clean except for occasional fingerprints, a gift note at the first (blank) page, some bleeding of the red ink from the illustrations throughout, and... more

Price: $18.00

U.S.A.: P. F. Volland Company, 1923.

Pages bear a short gift note pencilled inside the front cover, scattered spots of discoloration especially at the bottom free corners, and a few dark specks and small smudges, otherwise sound; stapled binding is clean and secure. Illustrated soft cover shows a small tear with a little material loss at... more

Price: $10.00

Grosset & Dunlap, 1913.

First in the series. Pages crisp and clean except for dust staining around the page block edges, some scattered spotting among the pages, and a prior owner's name and gift note in pencil at the front free endpaper; binding rather relaxed, but secure; full cloth cover is faded along the... more

Price: $8.00

Western Publishing Company, Inc., 1965.

"A" present; original price 29c. Pages bright and clean except for a prior owner's name on the inside of the front cover and a little light age-toning around the outside edges; binding tight, metallic gold spine somewhat worn and chipped at spine ends and showing a thin line of darkening... more

Price: $24.00

New York, NY: Abelard Schuman, 1963.

Signed by the author across from the title page, this copy has crisp, clean pages with no owners' marks and square, tight binding. The hard cover shows a little gentle rubbing at the corners and spine ends but is otherwise clean and excellent. The jacket has an open tear at... more

Price: $25.00

Whittlesey House, 1950.

Pages crisp and clean, with no owners' marks and only faint age-toning at the endpapers; binding square, modestly relaxed but secure. Hard cover has rubbing at the lower edges and at corners and spine ends, otherwise clean and excellent. Jacket has open tearing at corners, foreedges, spine ends, and right... more

Price: $9.00

New York: Bramhall House, 1962.

Pages crisp and clean except for a small label on half-title page; binding square and tight, full cloth cover modestly rubbed and softened at spine ends and more gently rubbed at corners, otherwise excellent. Jacket has a fold across the top corner of the front interior flap, a short pair... more

Price: $20.00

North Liberty, IA: Ice Cube Press, 2012.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; except for mild shelf rubbing at the corners and spine ends of the soft cover, excellent. ... more

Price: $8.95

Tundra Books, 2003.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; there is a little wrinkling at the spine heel of the hard cover and some rubbing and small chips at the corners and spine heel of the dust jacket, otherwise excellent; the jacket is not priceclipped and is now protected in a clear, removable... more

Price: $15.00

Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1911.

Recent printing; no dust jacket present. Pages show a clear drip stain causing some rippling to the top free corners of pages 80-170 as well as some foxing along the head edge and gentler dust soil at the foreedge; no ownership marks. Binding is gently relaxed, but secure; cloth hard... more

Price: $40.00

Boston, MA: Little Brown & Company, 1891.

Paper over quarter cloth; 263pp. The pages of this copy are remarkably bright, clean except for prior owner's names at the reverse of the front free endpaper and reverse of the frontispiece; the frontispiece is detached and laid in, bearing some short, closed edge-tears (image not affected) but otherwise intact.... more

Price: $10.00

New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1951.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's ink stamp on each of the endpapers (also inside the rear interior flap of the dustjacket) and light toning in the margins throughout; binding is square and secure, full red cloth cover only modestly rubbed at corners and spine ends. Jacket... more

Price: $14.00

Twodot, 1995.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for a little delicate shelf rubbing at the corners of the soft cover, as new. ... more

Price: $2.95

Daily Express / Express Newspapers PLC, 1992.

No owners' marks; pages are clean, crisp and bright; binding is square and tight; there is some fading to the spine and visible shelf-wear to the publisher's sticker on the front cover, otherwise as new. ... more

Price: $22.00

Atheneum, 1999.

Signed and dated by the author at the title page with no inscription or named recipient. Clean and bright; binding tight, hard cover somewhat softened and rubbed at spine ends with gentler rubbing at corners; jacket has a few very shallow handling creases around the head edge and some shelf-rubbing... more

Price: $18.00


Language: Dutch. Undated; circa 1930. The pages of this copy bear some modest foxing and a hint of age-toning at the endpapers, but are otherwise clean, free from ownership marks. Each page has an ornate green border, and there are numerous colour illustrations. The binding is square and secure, the... more

Price: $12.00

Zagreb: Benziger, 1972.

Language: German. Pages clean except for a prior owner's name on the front free endpaper, pale spots in the margin of page 29, and small spots and a droplet mark on the outside edges; binding square and secure, yellow hard cover lightly bumped and wrinkled at the top right front... more

Price: $20.00

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