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Image for ...<b> In the Fairy's Garden </b><br>

... In the Fairy's Garden

By: Lea, John [pseud. John Lea Bricknell.]

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London:, Gale & Polden, Ltd.,, 1917.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>


Only other copy found in British Library!This antique volume is bound in pictorial paper-covered front board, gray paper-covered rear board and red cloth spine. The book shows moderate external wear, with minor loss at the outside corners. The binding is sound. A previous owner's notation appears at the top of the front flyleaf. The pages exhibit occasional light foxing. Ref: OCLC: 561040720; BrL: 002098740 View more info

Image for ...<b> The Kindred of the Wild. A Book of Animal Life </b><br>

... The Kindred of the Wild. A Book of Animal Life

By: Roberts, Charles G. D.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Stitt Publishing Company,, 1905.<br>


Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, was a Canadian poet and prose writer who is known as the Father of Canadian Poetry. He was "almost the first Canadian author to obtain worldwide reputation and influence; he was also a tireless promoter and encourager of Canadian literature. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear, some rubbing on edges. Previous owner's stamp on front free end[page.7.5 inches tall. 374 pages. Numerous plates... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Magic Pudding: The Adventures of Bunyip Bluegum  </b>

... The Magic Pudding: The Adventures of Bunyip Bluegum

By: Lindsay, Norman

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus and Robertson,, 2000

Edition: Later Printing.


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. One of the funniest children’s book ever written. One of the great strengths of the book is its illustration, by Lindsay himself. He was best known as a visual artist, producing thousands of paintings, etchings, drawings, and sculptures, but his pictures for The Magic Pudding are his best work. They are vigorous and absurd, strongly characterized and brilliant... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Yellow Phantom. A Judy Bolton Mystery #6 </b><br>

... The Yellow Phantom. A Judy Bolton Mystery #6

By: Sutton Margaret

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Grosset and Dunlap,, 1933 [1946]<br>

Edition: Later Printing.<br>


The Judy Bolton books, written by Margaret Sutton, were a popular girls mystery series. Published beginning in 1932 by Grosset and Dunlap. The series continued until 1967 and consisted of 38 volumes. Each book was "based on something that actually happened" and many were also based on real life sites.Later printing: Rear panel: Cherry Ames last title Veteran’s Nurse [published 1946]. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate even toning. Moderate handling wea... View more info

Image for ...<b>A Shepherd Boy of Australia.</b>

...A Shepherd Boy of Australia.

By: Sutton, Margaret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, Grossett & Dunlap,, 1941

Edition: First Edition - First Printing,


Map endpages. Bookplate on half-title page. Blue cloth spine to lighter blue decorated boards. Bindings tight and square Light handling wear. Text clean. View more info

Image for ...<b>A White Man's Chance</b><br>

...A White Man's Chance

By: McCulley, Johnston

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York:, G. Howard Watt,, 1927.<br>

Edition: First Edition - First Printing [First published in a serial form in Railroad Man's Magazine, 1919.]<br>


Johnston McCulley was the creator of the character Zorro. Red linen cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles. Boards and gilt bright Bindings square and tight. Text is clean with light even toning. One small weak spot on cloth of hinge lower front. Dust jacket with the price of $2.00 is toned with some soiling. Front pictorial presents well. In protective Mylar with older tape reinforcement top and bottom. Light loss spine corners. An adventure novel ... View more info

Image for ...<b>Billy Whiskers at the Exposition Volume 17  </b><br>

...Billy Whiskers at the Exposition Volume 17

By: Montgomery, Frances Trego

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chicago:, The Saalfield Publishing Company,, 1915.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Billy has adventures on the way to the Panama-San Francisco Exposition of 1915 and more at the Event.Gift inscription on front free endpage. 9 inches tall. 192 pages. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubbed corners and edges. Slight shelf lean. "Sticker scuff above /er/ on front board. Cloth spine to color pictorial pager boards. plate after p. 77 joints tender at lower corner. View more info

Image for ...<b>Chinese Fairy Tales. Newly Gathered from Many Sources.</b>

...Chinese Fairy Tales. Newly Gathered from Many Sources.

By: [Various authors]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, New York:, The Peter Pauper Press,, 1946.


Book is unflawed. Slipcase has light shelf/handling wear with some darkening. Paste -on title has fading and shows light soiling. Interior unblemished. Perhaps a free endpage has been removed. View more info

Image for ...<b>Crusade.</b><br>

...Crusade.

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,, 1928.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Green cloth with black titles and decoration in red and black. Bindings square and tight. Text clean, light even toning. Minor shelf wear. Dust jacket toned. Wear with small loss corners and spine tips. Spine sun-darkened. Protected in Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>Dickon Bend-The-Bow and Other Wonder Tales.</b>

...Dickon Bend-The-Bow and Other Wonder Tales.

By: McNeil, [Henry] Everett

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York and Chicago:, Saalfield Publishing Company,, 1903.

Edition: First Edition.


Author's First Published Book. Red cloth covered boards. Front titles and decorations in stamped black and green. Bindings tender. Cloth open front joint, front hinge open, lacking front-free endpage. I suspect that spine/hinge has been repaired (nicely, I will add) Light wear and minor hand soling. Text clean with a hint of toning. View more info

Image for ...<b>Dreambirds</b>

...Dreambirds

By: Ogden, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bellevue, WA:, Illumination Arts Publishing Company, Incorporated,, 1997.


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Natsama loves visiting his grandmother, Holima, the medicine woman. On his seventh birthday, she tells him about dreambirds. "At the beginning and ending of every day, dreambirds spread their wings. One wing reaches out to the sun, and the other reaches out to the moon. Whoever finds a dreambird receives a great gift. " As the seasons come and go, Natsama never forgets his grandmother's story... View more info

Image for ...<b>Frank Nelson in the Forecastle; or, the Sportsman's Club Among the Whalers.</b>

...Frank Nelson in the Forecastle; or, the Sportsman's Club Among the Whalers.

By: Castlemon, Harry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Porter & Coates,, [No date, inscription from 1883].


Brown cloth covered boards with spine titles stamped in gilt and black, front stamped in black and rear blind-stamped. Bindings square with minor loosening to signatures. Shelf wear with open lower corners, rubs to spine tips. Spine darkened. Lower front corner faded. No evidence of water damage. Previous owner's name on front free end page. 7 inches tall. 332 pages. View more info

Image for ...<b>Garry Grayson At Stanley Prep; or The Football Rivals of Riverview.</b>

...Garry Grayson At Stanley Prep; or The Football Rivals of Riverview.

By: Dawson, Elmer A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Grossett & Dunlap,, 1927.

Edition: Titles on copyright page end with this title.


Light green cloth boards with stamped titles on front board. Spine sun-faded. Dust jacket toned, Wear with small loss to corners and spine tips, In a clear Mylar sleeve reveling the adverts on inside. View more info

Image for ...<b>Gulliver in Giantland (Stories For The Children)</b>

...Gulliver in Giantland (Stories For The Children)

By: Swift, Jonathan; Retold by Edith Robarts

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, Ward, Lock & Co.,, 1914.


Color illustrations [6 plates]. Binding square and tight. Text clean. Decorated in stamped gilt and color front paste-on. Light handling wear. Rear boards soiled with small abrasion to top edge. A delightful turn-of-the-century gift book.6 inches tall. 96 pages. View more info

Image for ...<b>Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates.</b>

...Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates.

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1935.


Black cloth covered boards with front color paste-on. Bindings square and tight, Front pictorial has rubbing. Text clean light even toning. Top edge stain, decorated endpages. View more info