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  • 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
  • Prayers to Grow By compiled by Mary Batchelor with pen and ink drawings by Gillian Gaze and full color photographs by Jean-Luc Ray Christian Herald Books 1st published by Lion Publishing (Eng.) 1977 This is the 1st American edition 1977 Hardcover with Dust Jacket $2.50 Good Condition Ex-Church library, w/ labels & pocket. Dust Jacket has very light corner wear and one taped tear. Binding and all pages intact. Glossy pages fairly clean, but lightly aged.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Goodnight Prayers written and illustrated with full color paintings by Alan & Linda Parry John Hunt Publishing, UK, published in US by Abingdon Press **Oaktree Wood Series** 2001 Glossy Pictoral Hardcover $4.50 Good Condition Binding & pages are tight. Small inscription inside front cover. Text is clean, pages good. Featuring Scripture verses adapted for the younger reader from The Good News Bible. This book says “goodnight” to a dozen woodland creatures.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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