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3215 Ackerman, Karen/David Ray, illustrator. The Banshee. Philomel, 1990, 1st printing; 8.8 x 11.3, np. Picture book hardback shelf. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; as new. $2.00

4736 Ackerman, Karen/David Ray, illustrator. The Banshee. Philomel, 1990, 1st printing; 8.8 x 11.3, np. Picture book hardback shelf. CONDITION: Fine in Very Good jacket; rubbed dw. $2.00

4732 Aesop. Bennett, Charles H/CHB, illustrator. Bennett's Fables, From Aesop and Others. Viking, 1978; 1st printing published 1857; 8.2x9.5, 54 pp. Juvenile hardback. Translated into Human Nature. First reprint since 1857, with bright illustrations on each page facing a story, from a rare hand-painted first edition of Bennett's work. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; name cross-outs on front endpaper. $3.00

16528 Aiken, Joan/Robin Jacques, illustrator. Black Hearts in Battersea. New York: Doubleday, (1964) probably a Book Club, only Wolves mentioned; 239 pp. Juvenile hardback. A romping fantasy set in 19th century London. CONDITION: Very Good Plus without jacket; light coloured pencil erased on front endpaper. $3.00

15539 Aiken, Joan. Midnight is a Place. New York: Viking, 1974, 1st printing US. 287 pp. Juvenile hardback. "Lucas leads a lonely, monotonous life in the house of his unpleasant guardian until the unexpected arrival of an unusual little girl." Suddenly the two were fending for themselves in the evil factory in the cold world of Blastburn. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped. $3.00

19205 Aiken, Joan. Midnight is a Place. New York: Viking, 1974, 1st printing US. 287 pp. Juvenile hardback CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good clipped jacket; ex-lib, some marks, slight slant. $3.00

19208 Aiken, Joan. Midnight is a Place. New York: Viking, 1974, 1st printing US. 287 pp. Juvenile hardback CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, slight slant; nice jacket; unclipped 6.95 $3.00

6889 Aiken, Joan/Arvis Stewart, illustrator. The Mooncusser's Daughter. Viking, 1973, 1st printing Am; 95 pp. Juvenile hardback. A Play for children, music by John Sebastian Brown. CONDITION: Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks, free front endpaper removed ow crisp, in dw with 1/2" tear;  $2.00

2428 Akers, Dwight/L.G. Illingworth, illustrator. The King's Mule. Minton Balch&Junior Literary Guild, 1933, 173 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; corners rubbed 1/8", spine edges rubbed. $2.00

SOLD 3453 Alcott, Louisa May. Good Wives. London: Collins Seagull ed., nd Juvenile hardback. Second half of Little Women as published in Great Britain. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; spine faded. $3.00

8066 Alexander, Lloyd/Laszlo Kubinyi, illustrator. The Wizard in the Tree. Dutton, 1975, 1st printing. Pictorial cloth. 6.3x9.3, 138 pp. Juvenile hardback. Mallory's oak is felled, letting loose a chain of events that changes the lives of the villagers. CONDITION: Good Plus in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $2.00

19171 Amoss, Berthe.  Old Hasdrubal and the Pirates. Parents 1971, picture book. Picture book hardback.  CONDITION: Very Good Plus; bumped extrems, otherwise very clean, unopened and probably unread. $1.00

3925 Anckarsvärd, Karin. (Anckarsvard) /Michael Hampshire, illustrator. The Riddle of the Ring. Harcourt, 1966, 1st printing Am. (Sweden 1964); pictorial library binding. Juvenile hardback. Life in a small Swedish town is dull until a Middle East potentate comes to call. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

2470 Andersen, Hans Christian. (Delamare, illus) /David Delamare, illustrator. The Steadfast Tin Soldier. Unicorn, 1990 1st printing, adapted by Katie Campbell, 10x13, np. Picture Book Hardback. A simplified version with full colour illustrations. CONDITION: Near Fine, gift inscription on front endpaper. $2.00

10363 Anderson, Lena/LA, illustrator. Stina's Visit. Greenwilow, 1991/1989, 1st printing Am. Full colour shiny pictorial boards, 8.25x10.25; np. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Fine in Near Fine clipped jacket. $3.00

5758 Andrews, Allen/Michael Foreman, illustrator. Pig Plantagenet. Viking, 1981, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. The forests of 13th Century France from another point of view. CONDITION: Fine in Very Good jacket; in unworn dw with chip and tear on top back edge;; unclipped 10.95. $2.00

12392 Andrews, Allen/Michael Foreman, illustrator. Pig Plantagenet. Viking, 1981, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Fine in Near Fine jacket. $2.00

15835 Arason, Steingrimur/Gertrude Howe, illustrator. Smoky Bay. New York: Macmillan, 1943/1942, 3rd; grey cloth, blue map endpapers,190 pp. Juvenile hardback. A pleasant story of an Icelandic boy's youth, ending as he sets sail for a visit to America. Arason grew up in Iceland in the early 1900's, received a scholarship to Teachers' College, Columbia, then returned to Iceland and taught for 40 years. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; mottled cloth on front and spine. $3.00

10178 Arnold, Tedd/Andrew Shachat, illustrator. The Simple People. Dial, 1992, 1st printing. Shiny full colour pictorial boards, 7.7x9.3; 30 pp. Picture book hardback shelf The Simple People live happily outside until one of them gets the others involved in building a massive dark stone tower. The Simple People's world rendered in colourful mixed media artwork. CONDITION: Fine without jacket. $3.00

10179 Arnold, Tedd/Andrew Shachat, illustrator. The Simple People. Dial, 1992, 1st printing. Shiny full colour pictorial boards, 7.7x9.3; 30 pp. Picture book . CONDITION: Fine without jacket. $3.00

12804 Arnosky, Jim. Long Spikes. Clarion, 1992, 1st printing; 90 pp. Juvenile hardback. Long Spikes and his twin sister are orphaned and left to survive in the woods on their own. A realistic deer story. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; as new; unclipped 12.95. $3.00

12805 Arora, Shirley L. "What Then, Raman?" Follett, 1960, 1st printing; pictorial library binding, 176 pp. Juvenile hardback. An interesting book about a boy who helps his own village learn to read. The author was the wife of an Indian fisheries biologist and resided in India. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib school collection, few marks. $3.00

12807 Arundel, Honor. The Blanket Word.(Love is a Blanket Word) NY: Hawthorn, 1973, 1st printing Am. 149 pp. Juvenile hardback. Jan, away at college, had not been close to her mother, yet when she died of cancer, Jan had to struggle with the meaning of love for a parent. Young Adult. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks. $3.00

6499 Arundel, Honor. The Two Sisters. NY: Meredith, 1968, 1st printing Am. 156 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $1.00

12808 Arundel, Jocelyn/Wesley Dennis, illustrator. Simba of the White Mane. Whittlesey House, 1958, 1st printing; 124 pp. Juvenile hardback. Story of an African lion. CONDITION: Good Minus without jacket;ex-lib, some marks, extremities worn through; pages wrinkles and soiled. $3.00

SOLD  11615 Ashbrook, Frank G. The Green Book of Birds of America. Whitman (1931); green paper boards, oblong 16mo; 95 pp Picture Book small Hardback. $4 with order. CONDITION: good; worn edges. $3.00

4149 Avery, Gillian/John Verney, illustrator. The Italian Spring. Holt, Rinehart&Winston, 1972, 1st printing Am; 256 pp. Green paper boards. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; lt stain bottom edge, name crossout front endpaper, else clean. $1.00

7208 Babbitt, Natalie/NB, illustrator. Dick Foote and the Shark. Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1967, 1st printing. 7.5x10.3; 26 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, usual marks. $3.00

9716 Babbitt, Natalie. Goody Hall. Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1971, 1st printing; 176 pp. Juvenile hardback. Hercules Feltwright, new tutor to Willet Goody, stumbles through a Gothic mystery, set at Goody Hall. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, marker crossouts on all edges. $3.00

11401 Bagnold, Enid. "National Velvet". William Morrow, (1935, 1949), 25th; 306 pp. Juvenile hardback. Velvet and her horse Pie. CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; ex-lib, some marks, in edgeworn dw. $3.00

6777 Bannon, Laura/LB, illustrator. Who Walks the Attic? Whitman, (1962). 1st printing. pictorial library binding, full colour front panel. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, cover scuffed, some stains on pages. $3.00

2791 Barrie, J. M. Little Minister. Grosset&Dunlap, nd. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good, cover stain. $1.00

3150 Bartos-Hoppner, B. Storm Over the Caucasus. Walck, 1968, 1st printing Am. (c. German 1963). Juvenile hardback. A novel set in the 19th Century Caucasus. Moslem tribes try to fight off Russian domination. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib some marks, a nice copy. $1.00

6502 Bartos-Hoppner, B. Storm Over the Caucasus. Walck, 1968, 1st printing Am. (c. German 1963). Brown & black cloth. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $1.00

7229 Bauer, Margaret Jean/Jacob Bates Abbott, illustrator. Animal Babies. Donohue, (1949). pictorial paper boards, 10x12.2; 88 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; child's neat crayon name, heavy wear to edges of boards and some rubbing on pictorial cover. $2.00

17003 Bauer, Marion Dane. Shelter in the Wind. New York: The Seabury Press, A Clarion Book, (1978); 108 pp. Juvenile hardback. "After her father remarries, 12 year old Stacy runs away in search of her real mother, only to be befriended by a wizened old woman who lives alone in the desert [with two German Shepherd dogs]." Set in the Oklahoma Panhandle. CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; $3.00

10700 Bawden, Nina. Kept in the Dark. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1982, 1st printing Am; 170 pp. Juvenile hardback. When an older half cousin shows up at the children's grandparents' house, all the household seems to fall under his sway. The children cannot figure out whom to tell or what to do. Very frightening without being explicitly violent. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

11530 Bawden, Nina. Squib. Lippincott, (1971), 3rd; pictorial library binding; 144 pp. Juvenile hardback. "His name was Squib. At least, that was what the little ones called him. 'There's Squib,' they shouted, racing across the shaved grass of the park to where he waited by the swings and the sandpit and the seesaw, a small pale child. Always alone." CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, extrems bumped. $3.00

3813 Bawden, Nina. The Peppermint Pig. Lippincott, 1975, 1st printing Am. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, usual marks. $3.00

3812 Bawden, Nina. The Robbers. LothropLS, 1979, 1st printing; 154 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib heavy marks. $2.00

5984 Bawden, Nina/Kenneth Longtemps, illustrator. The Robbers. LothropLS, 1979, 1st printing; 154 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Minus jacket; ex-lib, dw laminated over spine tag. $2.00

13475 Bawden, Nina. The Runaway Summer. Lippincott, 1969, 2nd Am; reinforced binding; 185 pp. Juvenile hardback. Two children find a child from Kenya on the beach, Krishna Patel, who has been kidnapped on the way to his uncle's house in London. Bawden's usual marvelous characters include the little twins, Pollyanna. Interesting thoughts about immigration. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-resource room collection, few marks, red dot rep, child's name. $2.00

5983 Bawden, Nina/Kenneth Longtemps, illustrator. The White Horse Gang. Lippincott, 1966, 2nd US; 188 pp. Juvenile hardback. Three mill-country children and an old white horse form a gang. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

3772 Bawden, Nina/Kenneth Longtemps, illustrator. The White Horse Gang. Lippincott, 1966, 1st printing Am. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; ex-lib usual marks. $3.00

12821 Beachcroft, Nina. Well Met By Witchlight. Atheneum, 1973, 1st printing Am. Juvenile hardback. Three children are met by a friendly old woman who climbs down from a tree. She is a reclusive former witch, who wonders if her powers are still strong. For the rest of this comical book, she tries them out. Beachcroft's first book. CONDITION: Good in Good Jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks all edges, edges rubbed, slant in faded dw with half in tears on spine creases;  $3.00

12822 Beckman, Delores. My Own Private Sky. Dutton, 1980, 1st printing; 154 pp. Juvenile hardback. Arthur and his eccentric 60 year old California babysitter get to know each other. Author's first book. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

5341 Beeks, Graydon/Carol Nicklaus, illustrator. Hosea Globe and the Fantastical Peg-Legged Chu. Atheneum, 1975, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Good jacket; laminated jacket, ex-lib some marks. $3.00

15849 Bennett, John/Reginald Birch, illustrator. Master Skylark. New York: Century, 1908/1897; green cloth with red and white medallions and gilt letters; 380 pp. Juvenile hardback. A nice early reprint of this story of "Shakspere's time". CONDITION: Good minus; hinges have been taped and pulled off, edges darkened, boards evenly faded, ow nice. $3.00

8321 Berna, Paul/Brian Wildsmith, illustrator. The Knights of King Midas. Pantheon, (1961/1958) reprint; 190 pp. Juvenile hardback. When a fire in the pine woods destroys the homes of the pensioners, Charloun and his friends set out to correct the problem. By a noted French author. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket;damp stained in margins and pages stiffened, REMAINDER mark bottom edge. $3.00

15232 Berna, Paul/Barry Wilkinson, illustrator. The Secret of the Missing Boat (La Voile Rouge). New York: Pantheon, 1967, 1st printing; pictorial cloth, 8vo; 150 pp. Juvenile hardback. Benny salvages an abandoned boat on the coast of Brittany and becomes involved in a mystery. Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. CONDITION: Good without jacket; worn extremities. $2.00

12857 Berson, Harold/HB, illustrator. Truffles for Lunch. Macmillan, 1980, 1st printing. Tan cloth, 9x7.25; 29 pp. Picture Book Hardback. Phil thought being turned into a lion would keep him safe and secure, but he was miserable. How nice to be a pig again, with a new friend and truffles for lunch. Cheerful coloured pig pictures. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; REMAINDER mark. $3.00

14983 Bethell, Jean/Sergio Leone, illustrator. The Monkey in the Rocket. NY: Wonder Books, Easy Readers #5911 (1962); blue illustrated cloth boards with Monkey in Rocket beside moon; 8vo; 60 pp. Juvenile hardback. Sam, the lucky monkey from Blue Sky Base, gets to go up in a rocket. Pulp paper and elementary illustrations;.59 on board corner. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; edges rubbed through to white undercoat; erased marks on book list. $3.00

5351 Bible: Nativity (Northrup, Marguerite, ed)/MMOA art, illustrator. The Christmas Story Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981/1950; 4to, np. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Good jacket; clipped dw is rubbed and has several small tears, including creases at spine. $2.00

12858 Bible: Noah's Ark (McCaughrean, Geraldine)/Helen Ward, illustrator. Noah and the Ark. Price Stern Sloan, (1989). Grey shiny boards with picture of Noah and tigers, 9.6x9.6; c 31 pp. Picture Book Hardback. Static workmanlike paintings, predominately in blues, greens and browns, illustrate this version of the Ark story. CONDITION: Very Good Plus without jacket; bump to spine crease. $3.00

2952 Bible: Prayers (Hague, Michael, ed)/MH, illustrator. A Child's Book of Prayers. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1985, 1st printing; 8.3x 10.3, 28 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Very Good Plus without jacket; , pages fine, back board scratched. $3.00

2495 Bible Stories (De Angeli, Marguerite)/MDeA, illustrator. The Old Testament. Doubleday, 1960, 1st printing ed. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Fair without jacket; ex-lib, few marks; general grubby appearance with clean interior, spine 1" tear, light board soil, bumped corners and bottom edge worn through. $2.00

12933 Bible Stories (de Paola, Tomi.) /TdP, illustrator. Tomi dePaola's Book of Bible Stories. Putnam, 1st printing,1990/1973, New International Version, illus c 1990, 1st printing thus illustrated. Full colour shiny pictorial boards, 9x11.5; 127 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Near Fine in Very Good jacket;REMAINDER stamp bottom edge, in dw with half inch chip to bottom of spine, sm tears at spine top; unclipped 18.95. $2.00

4681 Bible Stories (Stoddard, Sandol.) /Tony Chen, illustrator. A Child's First Bible. Doubleday Book Club GuildAmerica, 1990; 10.3x9.3, 96 pp. Picture Book Hardback. Stories from the bible in short-short story form, with vivid pictures. CONDITION: Very Good Plus. $3.00

6696 Blair, Walter/Sgt. Glen Rounds, illustrator. Tall Tale America, a Legendary History of our Humorous Heroes. Coward-McCann, 1944, 18th. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

14921 Blos, Joan W/Paul Birling, illustrator. Brooklyn Doesn't Rhyme. New York: Atheneum, (1994) 2nd; brown clothbacked tan boards, tan endpapers, in jacket with painting of girl reading against 19th c city street background, 8vo; 8 pp. Juvenile hardback. Rosey writes a journal for her teacher telling about the Polish Jewish immigrant community in New York. CONDITION: Very Good in Fine jacket; as new marked REMAINDER. $2.00

11402 Blume, Judy/Paul Frame, illustrator. Iggie's House. Bradbury, (1970), 117 pp. Juvenile hardback. When an African American family, moves nearby, they teach a young girl the difference between thoughtless charity and neighborliness. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, some page soil. $2.00

11403 Blume, Judy. Iggie's House. Bradbury, (1970); 117 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

11993 Bodecker, N. M/Branka Starr, illustrator. Quimble Wood. Atheneum, 1981, 1st printing; c 26 pp. Juvenile hardback. A chapter book about a little mouse and two little quimbles with pleasing drawings on every page. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks, unpleasant discard stamps on eps. $3.00

15557 Bond, Michael/Hans Helweg, illustrator. Olga Carries On New York: Hastings House, 1977, 1st printing US; 127 pp. Juvenile hardback. More Tales of Olga da Polga CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, spine faded, extrems bumped, unclipped 5.95. $2.00

4009 Bond, Michael/Peggy Fortnum, illustrator. Paddington at Large. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1963, 1st printing Am. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $2.00

6507 Bonsall, Crosby/Enrico Arno, illustrator. The Goodbye Summer. Harcourt, 1959, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

6733 Bonzon, Paul-Jacques/Margery Gill, illustrator. Pursuit in the French Alps. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, (1963), Young America Book Club; 157 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; extrems rubbed. $1.00

3483 Borton de Treviño, Elizabeth. I, Juan de Pareja. FarrarSG, 1966, 3rd. Juvenile hardback. Juan is slave and paint-mixer to the Spanish painter Velázquez, and an accomplished artist in his own right. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks, pages Very Good. $1.00

2501 Borton de Treviño, Elizabeth. I, Juan de Pareja. FarrarSG, 1966, 2nd. Juvenile hardback.. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, taped corners. $1.00

4950 Bosse, Malcolm. Cave Beyond Time. Crowell, 1980, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib some marks. $1.00

4951 Bosse, Malcolm. Cave Beyond Time. Crowell, 1980, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib some marks. $1.00

4954 Bosse, Malcolm. Cave Beyond Time. Crowell, 1980, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; ex-lib stamp on free front endpaper only. $1.00

11994 Bradbury, Bianca. The Undergrounders. Washburn, (1966); 120 pp. Juvenile hardback. Jess Wright helps his father in his work at a waystation on the Underground Railway. CONDITION: Very Good in Fair jacket, ex-lib, usual marks, in dw with rear flap cut off and pasted on free front endpaper;  $2.00

15864 Brewster, Benjamin/Ursula Koering, illustrator. The First Book of Eskimos. New York: Watts, First Book of #16, (1952), 9th; decorated endpapers, 69 pp. Juvenile hardback  CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; extremities slightly rubbed; in soiled, lightly edgeworn jacket with rubbed creases and top edge chip; unclipped 1.95. $3.00

8381 Brewton, Sara and John E/Vera Bock, illustrator. Birthday Candles Burning Bright. Macmillan, 1966/1960, 4th; 199 pp. Juvenile hardback. A treasury of Birthday Poetry, some themes are: twins, growing up, youth and age, birthdays before seven, birthdays through adult eyes, the birthday of Our Lord. CONDITION: Good Minus without jacket; front endpaper removed, staple holes, pen name on several pages. $3.00

3166 Brindze, Ruth/Helene Carter, illustrator. The Gulf Stream. Vanguard & Junior Literary Guild, 1945, stated 1st printing. Picture Book Hardback. Seascapes in blue, yellow, and green as well as diagrams and maps in text; beautiful tropic endpapers and a northern title page spread show the course of the Gulf Stream. An interesting text with a mixture of dramatized historical fiction and facts. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; marker crossed out name, slight wear to corners. $3.00

15563 Brindze, Ruth/Yeffe Kimball, illustrator. The Story of the Totem Pole. New York: Vanguard Press (1951); brown clothbacked tan boards with brown, white, and teal totem, red endpapers with large drawings of dancers in costume, 8.25x9.5"; 64 pp. Juvenile hardback. Many coloured pictures including a wonderful double paged spread of a Northwest Native American village. CONDITION: Good Minus without jacket; small owner's name, clean boards with light scratch on the back, pages clean and flat, opening freely, spine cloth pulled apart along 2" spine top. $3.00

12752 Brooks, Bruce. Everywhere. Harpercollins, 1990, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket;ex-lib, few marks, faint pocket glue traces only, REMAINDER mark, bottom corner worn through. $2.00

SOLD 10977 Brown, Margaret Wise/Felicia Bond, illustrator. Big Red Barn. Harper and Row, 1989/1956, 1st printing thus illus. 10x8.5; np. Picture Book Hardback. "But in this story the children are away, only the animals are here today." Effortless verse about the animals of the farm and their barn. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; book and jacket without flaw. $2.00

SOLD 14917 Brown, Margaret Wise/Rosella Hartman, illustrator. Big Red Barn. New York: Young Scott Books, (1961); library rebinding, full colour all around illustration of barn in meadow, endpapers with barn at morning, and at night; oblong, 8.5x7.25; np. Picture Book Hardback. A gentle day in the life of the barn, with animal noises. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks, dark page soil two pages. $2.00

16525 Brown, Palmer/PM, illustrator. Hickory. New York: Harper, Weekly Reader Books, 1978, 1st printing; 8vo, 42 pp. Juvenile hardback. Tale of a mouse in a clock who loses his friend, with charming colour pictures in text throughout. CONDITION: Very Good Plus; child's bookplate, bottom corner bumped. $3.00

6511 Brown, Roy. The White Sparrow. NY: Seabury, 1975, 1st printing Am; 158 pp. Juvenile hardback. The orphaned Sprog and the nameless Boy try to survive in the London underside. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib few marks, clean. $3.00

4826 Bruce, Dana and Elizabeth F. McCrady/D&EB, illustrator. Children of Many Lands Platt & Munk, c. 1960. Later edition of "Children of Foreign Lands" 1936. Dull dark green cloth w black & gold decoration. Juvenile hardback. Eight stories of children. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; corners, spine ends, bumped and rubbed, tiny specks on area of front. $2.00

2465 Bryan, Ashley/AB, illustrator. Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum. Atheneum, 1980, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Reading Copy in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, doubtless, ink-blacked top edge, front endpaper cut out, no other signs, pages clean $2.00

15190 Bulla, Clyde Robert/Leigh Grant, illustrator. Shoeshine Girl. New York: Thomas Crowell, 1980/1975, Book Club Edition; tan boards with red accents, 8vo; 86 pp. Juvenile hardback. Sarah Ida gets a job at Al's Shoeshine Corner, and changes from an angry little girl into a responsible person through his example. CONDITION: Fine; no flaws. $3.00

17013 Burch, Robert. Ida Early Comes Over the Mountain. New York: Viking, (1980), 2nd; blue cloth-backed gold paper boards, blue endpapers, wrap-around mountain scene with Ida and children outside cabin; 8vo; 147 pp. Juvenile hardback. The Suttons had hired a housekeeper, but Ida Early can do anything, from reading the comics aloud to the twins to roping a wild bear: she's the Mary Poppins of Appalachia. A funny and sometimes touching story set during the Depression. CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped 8.95. $3.00

7967 Burch, Robert/Jerry Lazare, illustrator. Queenie Peavy. Viking, 1967/1966, 3rd. Orange cloth stamped. Juvenile hardback. Set in rural Georgia. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; lt soil on bottom edge. $3.00

SOLD 11409 Burch, Robert/Lloyd Bloom, illustrator. Wilkin's Ghost. Viking, 1978,1st printing; 152 pp. Juvenile hardback. A tale of friendship, betrayal, and the ghost in the hanging tree, set in Burch's native rural Georgia. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

SOLD 15573 Burch, Robert/Lloyd Bloom, illustrator. Wilkin's Ghost. New York: Viking, 1978,1st printing; 152 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, unclipped 7.95. $3.00

11080 Burnett, Bernice/Marjorie Glaubach, illustrator. The First Book of Holidays Watts, (1955), 7th; 64 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; dw and pages are damp wrinkled. $3.00

4584 Burnford, Sheila. The Fields of Noon. UK: Hodder, 1964, 1st printing; 159 pp. Juvenile hardback. Burnford's second book, semi-autobiographical, is filled with fine appreciation of the non-human world. CONDITION: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket; owner inscription under flap; unclipped 15s. $3.00

17777 Burton, Hester/Victor Ambrus, illustrator. The Rebel. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1972/1971,1st printing Am; 148 pp. Juvenile hardback. Stephen takes up the cry of Revolution that is in the air. His sympathy for the exploited poor takes him to France on the eve of the Terror. Imprisoned by those he has come to aid, he ponders the link between social justice and violence. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped 4.50. $3.00

7235 Butler, Suzanne/Rita Fava Fegiz, illustrator. Starlight in Tourrone. Little, Brown, 1965, 1st printing; 108 pp. Juvenile hardback. In a village in Provence, children try to reinstate the old tradition of the March to the Star, to a nativity scene in a high mountain chapel. A sweet story of their search for a Mary. CONDITION: Very Good in Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, dw flap torn off through text. $3.00

3348 Butterworth, Oliver/Erik Blegvad, illustrator. The Narrow Passage. Little, Brown Co, 1973, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. Adventure through the narrow passage in the rock to a lost world. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib few marks. $3.00

7768 Byars, Betsy. Cracker Jackson. Viking, 1985, 1st printing; 146 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, usual marks. $3.00

6516 Byars, Betsy/Jacqueline Rogers, illustrator. The Blossoms Meet the Vulture Lady. Delacorte, 1986, 1st printing; 134 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

5705 Byars, Betsy/Ted CoConis, illustrator. The Summer of the Swans. Viking 1970, 3rd pr. [1970]. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in remnant of jacket; owner's name. $2.00