• Topic: Children's Nonfiction

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Chicago: Albert Whitman and Company, 1943.

Remarkably bright and clean; no owners' marks; there is a small wrinkle in the cloth at the spine heel of the hard cover, a tiny chip at the top right front corner of the dust jacket, and ever so gentle fading along the spine of the jacket, otherwise lovely. The... more

Price: $120.00

New York: The Viking Press, 1952.

Pages crisp and clean except for a bookplate on the front endpaper and modest age-toning around the edges throughout; binding square and secure; green cloth cover is faded along head and heel edges, shelf-rubbed at top corners and spine ends, and rubbed through to boards at bottom free corners, otherwise... more

Price: $95.00

New York: The Viking Press / The Junior Literary Guild, 1939.

Original lithographs in color by the author. Pages crisp and clean, with no owners' marks; binding square and tight, hard cover a little softened and chipped at the spine ends, otherwise clean and excellent. Jacket is mildly toned at the spine and bears a pair of surface wrinkles over the... more

Price: $85.00

Chicago: Monarch Book Company, 1896.

Pages crisp and clean except for completion of presentation page and some toning throughout. Hinges are shaken, but binding remains square and sound. Full tan cloth cover bears modest bumps and some rubbing and fraying at the bottom free corners, with smaller inward turns and lighter rubbing at the top... more

Price: $75.00

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942.

Pages clean except for a few fingerprint-sized brown smudges among the pages and the occasional short handling crease; no owners' marks; binding appears rather relaxed, with shaken hinges, but pages are mildly rippled along the bound edge. Pictorial full-cloth hard cover bears a moisture stain around the spine head, some... more

Price: $60.00

New York, NY: Random House, 1959.

Signed letter by the author laid in (the letter is addressed merely to Young Reader, not to a particular individual); the letter bears some creasing and mild age-toning along the edges but is otherwise sound. Pages are clean and bright, with no owners' marks; square, slightly relaxed binding; the corners... more

Price: $40.00

New York: Aladdin Books, 1953.

Crisp, clean pages except for gentle toning starting around the edges; tight binding, though the staples are beginning to show rust through the cloth tape spine, and the spine heel shows a thinning of the cloth with a spot of fraying; soft covers show only light edge rubbing and a... more

Price: $40.00

Albert Whitman & Co., 1938.

Crisp, bright, clean pages except for a little light dust staining at the page block edges; no owners' marks; binding is tight, full cloth cover only gently rubbed and softened at spine ends and front pastedown showing only a short line of tiny gray smudges at the right edge, otherwise... more

Price: $35.00

Chicago: Orthovis Publishing Company, 1938.

Original Orthoscope (3-D glasses) still present in the original pasted-in pouch on the front endpaper; the Orthoscope shows a little gentle scratching to the lenses, and the pouch has small tears extending from the open corners, otherwise excellent. Pages crisp and clean except for a gift note on the front... more

Price: $30.00

Silver, Burdett and Company, 1915.

Pages crisp and clean except for age-toning on the final endpapers; binding square and tight; full gray cloth hard cover has mild darkening along the spine and some fading to the lettering on the spine, softening at the spine ends, inward turns at the top free corners, a small, brown... more

Price: $25.00

Chicago: A. Flanagan Company, 1917.

Crisp, clean pages except for some toning and specking at endpapers and page edges; full green cloth hard cover has two round, brown spots and several little patches of finish loss on the front, some dimming along the spine and light scuffing along the spine sides, and modest softening and... more

Price: $21.00

Akron, Ohio: The Saalfield Publishing Co., 1936.

Pages crisp and clean except for small bends across free corners; stapled binding is secure, soft cover modestly chipped along the spine and edges and showing small curls at the corners and a short crease at the left front, otherwise bright and well-kept. [22pp.]; illustrations in black and white and... more

Price: $18.00

Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2010.

New; no marks or wear. ... more

Price: $17.95

David C. Cook Publishing Company, 1907.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's note on the front free endpaper and a narrow split over the each hinge; binding secure, full brown cloth cover showing some scattered gray smudges at right front and across rear, mild dimming along the spine, and some softening and rubbing... more

Price: $15.00

Girl Scouts of the U. S. A., 1956.

The pages of this small pamphlet are still clean and crisp in straight, secure binding; there is a short tear at the bottom of the spine, and there are some light handling prints on the covers and some mild wear along the edges; otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $15.00

New York: Oxford Book Company, 1943.

Crisp, clean pages with no owners' marks, though mildly age-toned throughout and with a few short printing wrinkles in upper margins; binding, cloth tape over staples, remains secure, with only a touch of fraying at spine ends; orange card covers show scattered, small, dark spots on the rear, some grayish... more

Price: $14.00

Embracing Legacy, LLC, 2015.

Crisp, bright, clean; no owners' or publishers' marks, no wear; as new. ... more

Price: $12.50

New York: American Book Company, 1915.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's name at the front free endpaper, a few tiny, brown spots on the outside edges of the page block, and mild toning throughout. Binding square and tight; full cloth cover shows a very short tear in the fabric at the top... more

Price: $12.00

Oldenburg: Edo Dieckmann, 1953.

Language: German. Crisp, clean pages except for modest age-toning throughout; no owners' marks; securely stapled binding; soft cover shows overall age-toning, more noticeable at the spine, and numerous short radiant creases along the spine, as well as some chipping at spine ends, and mild shelfwear at corners and heel edges,... more

Price: $12.00

Lyons and Carnahan, 1945.

Crisp, clean pages except for modest toning at the endpapers and around outside edges; square, secure binding; full blue cloth cover bears a few light spots of rubbing on the left front, some softening at the spine ends, and gentle shelfwear around the edges with heavier rubbing and inward turns... more

Price: $12.00

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