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Buff and Duff. The Story of the Children of Mrs. White-Hen.  The Sunnybrook Series, Alexander, Elsie M.
41 Alexander, Elsie M. Buff and Duff. The Story of the Children of Mrs. White-Hen. The Sunnybrook Series
New York A. L. Burt 1928 Hardcover Good No 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1928. Published 1928. Adventures of two little chicks, illustrated with four plates in black and white plus shades of orange. Tan cloth with color illustration mounted on the front cover, illustrated endpapers, 120 pages. Some edge rubbing, covers foxed, front cover illustration bright, good hinges, sound text block, small gift note dated 1933 attached to the verso of the front free endpaper, pages generally clean and free from other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Termite City, Alfred E. Emerson and Eleanor Fish. Illustrated By Keith Ward
42 Alfred E. Emerson and Eleanor Fish. Illustrated By Keith Ward Termite City
Chicago Rand McNally & Co 1937 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Chicago: Rand McNally & Co, 1937. First edition, 1937, with A on copyright page. Illustrated with woodcuts throughout. Natural history of termites in a story about a fictional termite colony. Brown cloth printed in orange, illustrated endpapers, illustrated dustajcket. The book is good to very good with light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, light foxing to half-title which also has the remains of a Christmas seal dated 1937, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some shelfwear and a series of chips alont the top edge with no loss of printing or design.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Tom Temple's Career, Alger, Horatio
43 Alger, Horatio Tom Temple's Career
New York A. L. Burt 1888 Hardcover Good 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1888. Copyright 1888, most likely from same period. Attractively bound, illustrated with full page engravings. Blue cloth lettered and decorated in black and gilt. Covers lightly spotted with sear to the extremities, mainly the edges of the spine, sound binding, slightly age-toned but clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Dan, The Newsboy, Alger, Horatio, Jr.
44 Alger, Horatio, Jr. Dan, The Newsboy
New York A. L. Burt 1905 Hardcover Good None 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1905. Copyright 1893, this printing most likely from around 1900-1910. Blue-gray cloth lettered and with pictorial designs in red, yellow and black, frontis illustration in black and white, 296 pages plus publisher's catalogue bound in at the back. Some light shelfwear and soil, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name on the preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/None. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Paul the Peddler; or, The Adventures of a Young Street Merchant, Alger, Horatio, Jr.
45 Alger, Horatio, Jr. Paul the Peddler; or, The Adventures of a Young Street Merchant
Philadelphia Porter & Coates 1890 Hardcover Fair 
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1890. Undated, ca. 1890. Worn copy of this rags-to-riches juvenile fiction from the Tattered Tom series. Light brown pictorial cloth printed in black and brown, 281 pages plus publisher's ads. Covers worn and rubbed, especially at the corners and spine ends, hinges internally cracked (repaired), sound text block, age-toned pages with dampstains to the outer margins of the first dozen leaves or so, name and 1891 notation on preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Phil, the Fiddler; or, The Story of a Young Street Musician, Alger, Horatio, Jr.
46 Alger, Horatio, Jr. Phil, the Fiddler; or, The Story of a Young Street Musician
New York Hurst & Co. 1908 Hardcover Good None 
New York: Hurst & Co., 1908. Published 1908. Blue cloth with color illustration of a newsboy on the front cover, 169 pages plus publisher's ads. Some cover wear and rubbing, front hinge lightly cracked, sound text block, clean pages with names and other notes lightly written in pencil on the front endpapers, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/None. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Slow and Sure.  The Story of Paul Hoffman the Young Street-Merchant, Alger, Horatio, Jr.
47 Alger, Horatio, Jr. Slow and Sure. The Story of Paul Hoffman the Young Street-Merchant
New York A. L. Burt 1910 Hardcover Good No 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1910. Undated, ca. 1910. Pictorial tan cloth printed in black, red and gray, 289 pages, no dustjacket. Light shelfwear, mainly rubbing to the spine ends and some light soil to the rear cover, hinges internally repaired, text block sound, pages clean with a name on the reverse side of the front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Ben Bruce. Scenes in the Life of a Bowery Newsboy, Alger, Horatio.  Illustrated By J. Watson Davis
48 Alger, Horatio. Illustrated By J. Watson Davis Ben Bruce. Scenes in the Life of a Bowery Newsboy
New York A. L. Burt 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1901. First edition [1901]. Illustrated with full page engravings. Decorative blue hardcover printed in red, black, yellow and gilt, 313 pages plus eight pages of publisher's ads. Some rubbing to the extremities, cover printing bright and clear, good hinges, firm text block, short gift notation dated 1901 on preliminary blank, partial old date stamp on front free endpaper, pages very clean and otherwise unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Alger's Perry. The Orthoepical Guide to the English Tongue, Being Perry's Spelling-Book Revised and Corrected, with Walker's Pronunciation Precisely Applied on a New Scheme. Containing also, Moral Lessons, Fables, and Much Useful Matter..., Alger, Israel. Perry, William
49 Alger, Israel. Perry, William Alger's Perry. The Orthoepical Guide to the English Tongue, Being Perry's Spelling-Book Revised and Corrected, with Walker's Pronunciation Precisely Applied on a New Scheme. Containing also, Moral Lessons, Fables, and Much Useful Matter...
Boston Richardson and Lord, Printed By J. H. A. Frost 1825 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Boston: Richardson and Lord, Printed By J. H. A. Frost, 1825. First edition, 1825. Worn copy of this early American primer in original blue paper over thin wooden boards, brown cloth spine, frontis engraving, 168 pages, about 7" tall. Covers worn and chipped, about an inch from the top and outer edges of the rear cover chipped away, rear cover barely attached, lower cord of binding broken near the end of the book but top cord intact and holding well, pages age-browned but readily legible. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The Outdoor Chums in the Forest; or, Laying the Ghost of Oak Ridge.  The Outdoor Chums Series, Allen, Captain Quincy
50 Allen, Captain Quincy The Outdoor Chums in the Forest; or, Laying the Ghost of Oak Ridge. The Outdoor Chums Series
New York The Goldsmith Publishing Co. 1911 Hardcover Good Good 
New York: The Goldsmith Publishing Co., 1911. Published 1911. Light green cloth printed in black, 230 pages plus publisher's ad, illustrated dustjacket. Light shelfwear, good hinges, sound text block, some foxing to endpapers, pages age-toned but clean, 1931 gift inscription on front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has surface soil and some light edge chipping, little paper loss, residue of old price sticker on front panel.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Giant Who Had No Heart, Allen, Linda, retold and illustrated By
51 Allen, Linda, retold and illustrated By The Giant Who Had No Heart
New York Philomel Books 1988 0399214461 / 9780399214462 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Philomel Books, 1988. Published 1988. Color illustrated throughout. Illustrated hardcover, about forty pages (unpaginated), white color illustrated dustjacket with blue-gray lettering. The book is in near fine condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages free from any markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good, new-looking condition. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Oblong 8vo. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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ABC and 123 [A B C and 1 2 3], Alphabet Book
52 Alphabet Book ABC and 123 [A B C and 1 2 3]
New York Sam'l Gabrel Sons & Company 1947 Paperback Good 
New York: Sam'l Gabrel Sons & Company, 1947. Revised edition, 1947. Color illustrated alphabet and counting book for young children. Softcover, unpaginated (twelve pages). Some cover wear, mainly edge rubbing, light surface soil, no chips or tears, gift inscription inside front cover, no other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Little Gift Book for Good Boys and Girls, Amerel
53 Amerel The Little Gift Book for Good Boys and Girls
New York D. Appleton & Company 1850 Hardcover Fair 
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1850. Worn illustrated children's book from 1850 containing short stories: The Horse; How Cider is Made; The Wolf; About a Cat that Turned Traveller; and The Stag. Includes several full-page woodcuts or wood engravings, and additional illustrations within the text. Brown cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in blind, 101 pages plus two pages of advertising. Worn and rubbed, but with intact hinges and sound text block with no loosened pages. Foxing and age-toning throughout, top inner margin dampstain through most of book (not affecting text), no names or other markings, no chips or tears. . Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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True Stories of Famous Americans for Young Americans, American History for Juveniles
54 American History for Juveniles True Stories of Famous Americans for Young Americans
Philadelphia American Book & Bible House 1899 Hardcover Good 
Philadelphia: American Book & Bible House, 1899. Externally worn book of illustrated biographies from 1899, written for a juvenile audience and illustrated with color lithographs and numerous black and white engravings throughout the text. Includes expected American icons such as George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, but also George Peabody, Dolly Madison, Mary A. Livermore, Robert Fulton, Cyrus W. Field, Richmond P. Hobson, Louisa May Alcott, and others. Pictorial gray-blue covers printed in color, 248 pages. Covers heavily worn and rubbed at the extremities with some light chipping to the spine ends and short closed horiizontal tear across the spine, good hinges, sound text block, lightly age-toned but clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Morning Star:  A Little Pueblo Girl.  Platt & Munk Co. No. 3300F, American Indian Series - Platt & Munk Co.
55 American Indian Series - Platt & Munk Co. Morning Star: A Little Pueblo Girl. Platt & Munk Co. No. 3300F
New York The Platt & Munk Co., Inc. 1940 Paperback Very Good 
New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1940. Undated, ca. 1940. One in a series of illustrated books from Platt & Munk about the children of various American Indian tribes. Softcover, twelve pages. Illustrated in both color and in black and white. Minor shelfwear, light soil to covers, internally clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Watala: An Indian of the Northwest.  Platt & Munk Co. No. 3300H, American Indian Series - Platt & Munk Co.
56 American Indian Series - Platt & Munk Co. Watala: An Indian of the Northwest. Platt & Munk Co. No. 3300H
New York The Platt & Munk Co., Inc. 1940 Paperback Good 
New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1940. Undated, ca. 1940. One in a series of illustrated books from Platt & Munk about the children of various American Indian tribes. Softcover, twelve pages. Illustrated in both color and in black and white. Some soil to the front cover, extensive soil to the rear cover, contents generally good with some minor dampstaining to the margins, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Charles Clifford, American Sunday School Union
57 American Sunday School Union Charles Clifford
Philadelphia American Sunday School Union 1834 Hardcover Fair 
Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1834. Externally rough copy of this moral tale for children, published 1834, illustrated with engravings. Brown embossed leather covers, 248 pages. Covers worn and rubbed at the edges, spine covered with old black cloth tape, hinges minimally cracked, firm text block, clean pages with little foxing, gift inscription on front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey, American Sunday School Union
58 American Sunday School Union Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey
Philadelphia American Sunday School Union 1830 Hardcover Fair 
Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1830. Undated, ca. 1830. Blue hardcover with brown leather spine, frontis engraving and two additional engravings in the text, 6.75" tall, 35 pages. Covers rubbed and spotted, binding sound, pages foxed and a little grubby looking but with no chips or tears, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Bird's Nest and Other Stories, American Sunday School Union
59 American Sunday School Union The Bird's Nest and Other Stories
Philadelphia American Sunday School Union 1865 Hardcover Good No 
Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1865. 1865 printing, first published in 1847. Volume 73 of the Sunday School series from American Sunday School Union. Marbled boards with black blindstamp decorated spine, 142 pages. The book is in generally good condition with chewed extreme outer edges, rubbed corners and spine ends, missing frontispiece, foxed endpapers with light pencil notes, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/No. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Children of Blackberry Hollow: The Red Shoes, American Sunday School Union
60 American Sunday School Union The Children of Blackberry Hollow: The Red Shoes
Philadelphia American Sunday School Union 1861 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1861. First edition, 1861. Title page is The Children of Blackberry Hollow, the story inside is The Red Shoes. The Blackberry Hollow may refer to a series since there are other stories from this period under this title. Blue patterned cloth, 6" tall, 45 pages. Covers uniformly rubbed with light fraying to corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages other than old transparent stains to the outer margins through the second half of the book, no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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