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  • The Back Yard Zoo by Daniel P. Mannix Nature Study: Mammals Contains the author’s stories of his woodland pets, whom he refers to as Little People. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Coward-McCann, Inc. 1934, first edition Vintage Matte Hardcover $40.00 Good Condition No dust jacket. Ex-Library, w/ labels, stamps, & pocket. Cover has heavy foxing; Page block (edge) has foxing as well, but there’s little foxing inside the book. Binding and all pages tight. No odors.
  • Thunderhead by Mary O’Hara Drawings and full-color frontispiece by John Steuart Curry Flicka Series #2 - Second of 3 volumes J. B. Lippincott Co. "A Story Press Book" 1943 Vintage Hardcover $14.50 Very Good Condition No dust jacket. Cover has slight fading on the spine. Binding is tight, pages are tight. Text is clean, cream-colored pages. No markings except for private bookplate.
  • My Friend Flicka by Mary O’Hara Drawings and full-color frontispiece by John Steuart Curry **Flicka** Series - First of 3 volumes J. B. Lippincott Co. "A Story Press Book" 1941 Vintage Hardcover $12.50 Good to Very Good Condition No dust jacket. Cover has fading and foxing on the spine. Binding is tight, pages are tight. Text is clean, cream colored pages. No markings or inscriptions. http://www.newyorker.com/books/second-read/my-friend-flicka-a-book-about-horses-that-is-a-book-about-first-love
  • Secret of the Old Clock & The Hidden Staircase by Carolyn Keene with full page pen and ink drawings scattered throughout **Nancy Drew** Series - #1 and #2 in one volume Grosset & Dunlap 1959 (revised edition) Vintage Pictorial Hardcover $3.50 Very Good Condition Pictoral cover has minor shelf wear. Binding solid. Inscription inside front cover. Pages excellent, no foxing.
  • Reptiles and Their Way of Life by George S. Fichter Richly illustrated with drawings and paintings by Sy Barlowe, James Gordon Irving, and Arnold W. Ryan Golden Press Inc. **The Golden Library of Knowledge** - #7822 This series prepared under the supervision of Dr. Herbert S. Zim, the editor of the Golden Nature Guides. 1962, third printing Good Condition $7.50 Vintage Glossy Pictorial Hardcover Moderate cover wear, fading on spine. Pages lightly aged, minor foxing. Pencil inscription.
  • National Velvet by Enid Bagnold, full page pen ank ink illustrations by Paul Brown William Morrow & Co. ©1935, seventeenth printing in 1969 Vintage Hardcover $11.50 Good Condition Very little shelf wear. Small stain on bottom of page block. Pages generally good, but there appears to be come coffee stains in chapter eight. Pale price stamp inside.
  • Margot Austin’s Churchmouse Stories by Margot Austin A Collection of Peter Churchmouse And Other Children's Favorites Black and white illustrations by the author E.P. Dutton **Weekly Reader Children's Book Club Edition** 1960 Vintage Hardcover $6.50 Good Condition No dust jacket, fingerprints and staining on cover. Binding tight. Two book plates. Some finger smudges on pages, lightly yellowed, but no foxing.
  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain An Airmont Classic, Complete and Unabridged 1964 Vintage Pictorial Mass Market Paperback $3.50 Very Good Condition Has no cover wear, just some fading showing a slight color difference where the price tag had been. Binding tight. Pages clean, somewhat yellowed but no markings or wear. No inscriptions. Looks unread. Ambleside Online YR 7/8 Free Reading
  • Famous Investigators by Richard Deming, with blue and white illustrations by Arnie Kohn Whitman Publishing Co. **Whitman Real Life Stories Series** #1564 1963 Vintage Pictorial Hardcover $5.00 Good Condition Cover has very light corner wear. Binding and all pages intact. Pages clean, lightly aged. No inscriptions. Stories about real detectives and lawmen.
  • The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe, with black, green and white illustrations by Paul Frame Whitman Publishing Company **Whitman #1611** 1955 Vintage Pictorial Hardcover $5.00 Very Good Condition Cover has very light corner wear. Binding and all pages intact. Pages clean, lightly aged. No inscriptions.
  • My Thank You Book with stories by Wanda Hayes and full page color illustrations by Frances Hook Standard Publishing Co. 1964 Oversized Pictorial Hardcover $3.00 Fair to Good Condition Ex-church library, w/ labels, stamps, & pocket. Cover has light corner wear and clear book tape reinforcing the spine. Binding and all pages intact. Very slight musty smell.
  • Health Day by Day by Charles C. Wilson, M.D. and Elizabeth Avery Wilson, Ph.D., liberally illustrated throughout A Bobbs-Merrill Textbook **Health for Young America Series** #2 (2nd grade) 1961 Vintage Matte Pictorial Hardcover $12.00 Good to Very Good Condition Has light cover wear and light corner wear. Page block slightly stained. Name inside front cover, school name blacked out on title page. Binding tight. Pages quite clean, some smudges on front end paper. The drawings are reminiscent of Dick and Jane.