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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.
  • Andersen’s Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen This volume of 38 stories features both the turn of the century b/w illustrations by Maxwell Armfield and new color illustrations for this edition by Troy Howell. Dilithium Press **Children's Classics** series, out of print. 1988 Pictorial Hardcover $15.00 Very Good Condition Very light shelf wear on spine. Binding tight, pages clean. Appears to have never been read. Barely visible foxing on the front end papers only. This would make a nice gift or read aloud. **Children's Classics** Books in this series feature genuine bonded leather spines, full-color illustrations, and high quality acid-free paper with a lovely deckled edge.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Sounder by William Armstrong & Old Yeller with its sequel Savage Sam both by Fred Gipson Harper Perennial Modern Classics Edition, Three Dog Tales 2001 Pictorial Cover Trade Paperback $6.50 Very Good Condition Excellent condition, one small spot on page block. SOUNDER won the Newbery Medal in 1970 OLD YELLER was a Newbery Honor Book in 1957 Ambleside Online YR 4 (Old Year 4 Booklist)
  • Selections from A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Lewis Stevenson, illustrated with stitchery by Virginia Tiffany A Golden Press Book **A BIG GOLDEN BOOK** ©1969 This is the 4th printing, 1971. Oversized Pictorial Hardcover $6.50 Fair to Good Condition Private copy w/ inscription. Cover has some smudges, light corner wear and slightly more wear on the bottom of the spine. Binding and all pages intact. Unique fabric art and cut paper pictures. A companion title for Stopping by Woods in a Snowy Evening, Five in a Row Volume 1
  • Fluffy Little Lamb, by Gilbert Delahaye Richly illustrated by color pictures by Simonne Baudoin Wonder Books, Inc. **Wonder Book** Series - #780 Part of the Wonder Books Series with washable covers and long-life binding. 1962 Vintage Glossy Pictorial Hardcover $6.00 Good to Very Good Condition Small cut on bottom near spine. Pages lightly aged. No inscription.
  • 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.