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11301 Calhoun, Mary. Ownself. Harper&Row, 1975, 1st printing; 149 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, small red spot pp 23-26 in jacket with moisture stain to foot. $1.00

19200 Cameron, Eleanor. The Court of the Stone Children New York: Dutton, (1973) 7th printing 191 pp. Juvenile hardback. Cameron weaves the Napoleonic past with San Francisco of the present in a lovely and gripping American fantasy. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks slight slant, National Book Award medal on jacket; unclipped 11.50. $3.00

5709 Carlson, Natalie Savage/Dale Payson, illustrator. Ann Aurelia and Dorothy. Harper, 1968/1968; 7.5x10, Harpers states First Edition; 130 pp. Juvenile hardback. A black and a white girl are best friends. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib few marks, clean. $2.00

4425 Carter, Anne/Louise Brierley, illustrator. The Fisherwoman. LothropLS, 1991, 1st printing Am; 4to, np. Picture book hardback shelf The fairy tale of a fisherwoman whose net finds an apparently valuable vase featuring Brierley's paintings. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; book and jacket without flaw. $3.00

10531 Catherall, Arthur/Victor Ambrus, illustrator. Kidnapped By Accident. Lothrop, (1967), Weekly Reader edition. Full colour Ambrus pictorial boards; 128 pp Juvenile hardback. A very competent Finnish brother and sister, rowing home from fishing, are capsized by a yacht on automatic pilot and must gain control of the ship and rescue the man locked in a cabin below deck. An exciting story. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; good paper for WWII, extremities sl bumped. $1.00

6738 Catherall, Arthur/Simon Jeruchim, illustrator. Lapland Outlaw. Lothrop, Lee&Shepard, (1966), Young America Book Club; 160 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Near Fine without jacket. $1.00

14569 Catherall, Arthur/Simon Jeruchim, illustrator. Lapland Outlaw. New York: Lothrop Lee and Shepard, (1966), Young America Book Club; 160 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good; bottom corners bumped, ow nice. $2.00

15285 Catherall, Arthur/Simon Jeruchim, illustrator. Lapland Outlaw. New York: Lothrop Lee&Shepard, (1966), Young America Book Club; 160 pp. Juvenile hardback. Johanni and Anna save their father's reindeer from an unscrupulous trader. CONDITION: Very Good; slight wear to extremities, light scratches on back; pages white. $3.00

17835 Catherall, Arthur/David Ferris, illustrator. Last Horse on the Sands. New York: Lothrop Lee and Shepard, 1973/1972, 1st printing US; red boards, blue jacket with the carthorse swimming against the tide; 8vo; 128 pp. Juvenile hardback. The small fishing village turns out to rescue the survivors of a plane crash in the bay. Meanwhile, only Simon, Paula, and the retired carthorse Old Paul can navigate the swirling sands to rescue a stranded survivor. Brave children! CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good clipped jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks. $3.00

10530 Catherall, Arthur/Victor Ambrus, illustrator. Prisoners in the Snow. Lothrop, (1969), Weekly Reader edition. Full colour Ambrus pictorial boards; 127 pp Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; extremities sl bumped. $3.00

11410 Catherall, Arthur/Victor Ambrus, illustrator. Prisoners In The Snow. Lothrop, Lee&Shepard, 1967,1st printing; 128 pp. Juvenile hardback. A brother and sister and their grandfather high in the Austrian Alps are caught in the sturdy house under an avalanche along with a pilot who has crashed in the storm. CONDITION: Very Good in Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, w damage from pastedown flaps. $3.00

11920 Catherall, Arthur/Victor Ambrus, illustrator. Prisoners in the Snow. Lothrop, 1967, 1st printing; 128 pp. Juvenile hardback.. CONDITION: Very Good Plus without jacket; extremities sl bumped. $3.00

11303 Cavanna, Betty. Going On Sixteen. Westminster, 1977/1946, 29th; 220 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $1.00

11307 Cavanna, Betty. Joyride. William Morrow, 1974, 1st printing; 222 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

4218 Chaffee, Allen/Peter Da Ru, illustrator. The Travels of Honk-a-Tonk. Milton Bradley, 1921, 1st printing; 108 pp. Green cloth with geese. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Fair without jacket; loose, hinges cracked, boards rubbed, soil. $2.00

13062 Chaikin, Miriam/Fernando Krahn, illustrator. Hardlucky. Lippincott, 1973, 1st printing. Tan cloth, 8.25x10.25; 24 pp. Picture Book Hardback. A funny morality tale about a man whose luck went from bad to worse until he met an old man who spoke kindly to him, "Pay attention to what you're doing. Stop to think. You will see how your luck will change." Krahn's drawings are a treat! CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; red eps cracked at joint, cover soil. $3.00

6234 Chase, Mary/Madeleine Gekiere & Helen Sewell, illustrator. Mrs. McThing. NY: Oxford University Press, 1952, 1st printing rev ed. 142 pp. Juvenile hardback. A play which starred Helen Hayes and Brandon de Wilde. CONDITION: Good without jacket; cover roughened, fabric weakened, holes in spine. $2.00

4868 Chermayeff, Ivan and Jane Clark /I&JC, illustrator. First Shapes Abrams, 1991 1st printing, nap. White shiny boards with photos of object.  Picture book hardback shelf Objects from France's Musee des Arts et Traditions Populaires are used to illustrate shapes in five European languages. CONDITION: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket; bump to bottom edge of dw. $3.00

12655 Christopher, John. Fireball. Dutton, (1981), 3rd; 148 pp. Juvenile hardback. A huge fiery ball of light drew the two cousins into a parallel world which resembled Roman Britain. CONDITION: Good in Good Jacket (G/G); ex-lib, usual marks, long crossout on top edge;  $1.00

17851 Christopher, Matt/Harvey Kidder, illustrator. Catch That Pass! Boston: Little, Brown & Company; (1969) 8th; yellow boards, yellow jacket with football scene, 5.25x7.5;130 pp. Juvenile hardback. "Jim Nardi was a top linebacker for the Vulcans except for one thing; he was afraid of being tackled." CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, clean w reading wrinkles, corners rubbed,jacket with sl faded spine, unclipped 7.95 $3.00

11312 Christopher, Matt/Lorence Bjorklund, illustrator. Devil Pony. Little, Brown, 1977, 1st printing; 103 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Minus in Good Jacket (G-/G); ex-lib, some marks, loosening and rear hinge cracked, in nice enough jacket with top edgewear. $3.00

17852 Christopher, Matt/Byron Goto, illustrator. No Arm in Left Field. Boston: Little, Brown & Company; 1977, 1st printing; orange boards; light green jacket with Johnny swinging at the ball, 6.5x8.5; 43 pp. Juvenile hardback. When his African American family moves out to Forest Lake, Terry finds some friends, but his life is not easy, especially on the local baseball team. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, very straight and clean, jacket with light edgewear at top; unclipped 7.95. $3.00

17849 Christopher, Matt/Larry Johnson, illustrator. Soccer Halfback. Boston: Little, Brown & Company; 1978/1978, 2nd; orange boards, orange jacket with Jabber running with the soccer ball; 5.25x7.5;  Juvenile hardback. "A young boy is pressured by his family to abandon soccer for football." CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; ex-lib, some marks, loosening a bit; in jacket with very faded spine, half inch tear; unclipped 6.95. $3.00

17030 Clark, Mavis Thorpe. The Min-Min. New York: Macmillan Company, 1969, 1st printing (US); shocking pink and red boards with children walking along tracks toward golden sun, identical jacket; 8vo; 216 pp incld glossary. Juvenile hardback. Sylvie & Reg, living along the railroad tracks in the Australian outback, flee the consequences of his vandalism. In a quest for a future as elusive as the mystical Min-Min light, they trek across desert and flood seeking help  CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; bottom edges rubbed; unclipped 4.95. $3.00

3817 Clarkson, Ewan. The Badgers of Summercombe. Dutton, 1977, 1st printing; 150 pp. Green cloth. Juvenile hardback. Borun the badger contends with the farmers when a fox takes over his home. CONDITION: Near Fine without jacket. $3.00

5661 Cleary, Beverly /George Porter, illustrator. Mitch and Amy WM, 1967, 1st printing; 222 pp. Juvenile hardback. In this book, set in California, Beverly Cleary turns her understanding of a child's world to that of the fourth grade twins, Mitch and Amy Huff. As usual, Cleary's simple stories form perceptive social history. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, spine label stain, rep clipped. $3.00

10933 Cleaver, Vera & Bill/Ellen Raskin, illustrator. Ellen Grae. Lippincott, 1967, 1st printing; 158 pp. Juvenile hardback. Ellen Grae, known as a story teller at school, hears a story from her friend Ira about an event deep in the swamp, which is really true. She is torn between protecting the old man and telling the truth. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $1.00

7775 Cleaver, Vera & Bill. Lady Ellen Grae. Lippincott, 1968, 2nd; 158 pp. Juvenile hardback. Ellen Grae unexpectedly goes West with her aunt. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

2477 Cleaver, Vera & Bill. The Whys and Wherefores of Littabelle Lee. Atheneum, 1973, 2nd. Juvenile hardback. Littabelle tells about her  year in the 1920's Ozarks. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib. $3.00

6423 Cleaver, Vera & Bill. The Whys and Wherefores of Littabelle Lee. Atheneum, 1973, 1st printing; 156 pp. Full colour pict. cloth. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib light marks title page & in rear. $3.00

12130 Cleland, Robert Glass/Raymond Lupkind, illustrator. California Pageant: The Story of Four Centuries. Knopf, 1968/1946, 9th; 257 pp Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

17032 Cleland, Robert Glass. California Pageant: the Story of Four Centuries. New York: Knopf, 1968/1946, 9th; green pictorial boards showing a wagon arriving in front of a Mission; 8vo; 257 pp incld timeline and index. Juvenile hardback. "A history so interesting it cannot fail to be engaging." For upper elementary children, a little didactic, but with interesting concrete examples. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, clear protector with dark borders has pasted flaps. $3.00

4519 Clements, Bruce/John Howe, illustrator. I Tell a Lie Every So Often. Little, Brown Co, 1989, 1st printing; 11x9, np. Juvenile hardback. A 14-year old boy tells the story of his trip up the Missouri River in 1848. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; spotted top edge, mild wrinkle dw; unclipped 5.95. $3.00

6529 Clements, Bruce. I Tell a Lie Every So Often. Farrar, 1974, 1st printing. 149 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib. $2.00

8071 Clifford, Eth/George Hughes, illustrator. Help! I'm a Prisoner in the Library. Houghton, Mifflin Co, c.1979, 8th; 103 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

8072 Clifford, Eth/George Hughes, illustrator. Scared Silly. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1988, 1st printing. White spine on blue cloth. 216 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $2.00

13689 Clifford, Eth. The Curse Of The Moonraker. Houghton Mifflin, 1977, 2nd; 186 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, heavy marks. $3.00

11316 Clifford, Eth. The Curse Of The Moonraker. Houghton Mifflin, 1977, 1st printing; 186 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

3837 Clifton, Lucille/Brinton Turkle, illustrator. Some of the Days of Everett Anderson. Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1970, 1st printing; 9x8.3, np. Picture Book Hardback. Clifton's second book and first children's book. "She is a new black poet from whom we will hear much more." blurb. Line and wash drawings by Ness. CONDITION: Fair in Good jacket; ex-lib some marks $3.00

2478 Clifton, Lucille. The Times They Used to Be.  Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1974, 1st printing; c 40 pp. Juvenile hardback.  CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket; ex-lib, some marks, clean.  $1.00

7055 Clough, B. W/Janet Little, illustrator. An Impossumble Summer. NY: Walker, 1992, 1st printing. 143 pp. Juvenile hardback. Two children in Virginia meet a magic opossum who gives them good luck only if he borrows it from the future. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; book and jacket without flaw; unclipped 14.95. $2.00

SOLD 15262 Clymer, Eleanor/Lili Rethi, illustrator. The Second Greatest Invention: Search for the First Farmers. New York: Holt Rinehart, 1969, stated 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. A real history book about the early farmers in the Middle East's Fertile Crescent, primarily text, by a good writer, with index and clear drawings. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, $3.00

15268 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Beatrice Loewenstein, illustrator. Bess and the Sphinx. New York: Macmillan, 1967, stated 1st printing; 85 pp. Juvenile hardback. "Who would have guessed that within this small, solid, rather wistful form there burned a passion for travel, for the quality of places and peoples,."Coatsworth, a very little girl in 1899, travels in Egypt with her family. Includes Bess/EC's poems. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks; corners bumped. $3.00

16738 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Paul Giavanopoulos, illustrator. George and Red. New York: Macmillan, 1969, stated 1st printing; rust cloth boards, rust jacket with drawing of boys standing near the mill, 8vo; 55 pp. Juvenile hardback. George and Red grow from little boys getting in trouble to stir things up to young men increasing involved in the moral responsibilities of war. The Civil War through the eyes of two best friends who live just up river from Niagara Falls. CONDITION: Very Good with Good jacket; ex-lib, few marks; in rubbed jacket, with faded spine, one inch tear. $3.00

2747 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Irving Boker, illustrator. Grandmother Cat and the Hermit. Macmillan, 1970, 1st printing; 85 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

15588 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Irving Boker, illustrator. Grandmother Cat and the Hermit. New York: Macmillan, 1970, stated 1st printing; 85 pp. Juvenile hardback. A little boy's summer in the California countryside, accompanied by the Hermit and Grandmother Cat. CONDITION: Good Minus in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; reading wrinkles, one page torn and taped. $3.00

SOLD 3209 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Esta Nesbitt, illustrator. Jon the Unlucky. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964, 1st printing. 95 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; ex-lib some marks $2.00

SOLD 15207 Coatsworth, Elizabeth/Harve Stein, illustrator. Sword of the Wilderness. New York: The Macmillan Company, Young America Book Club Edition, 1936; black and red pictorial binding, 8vo; 160 pp. Juvenile hardback. History of Colonial Maine and Abenaki/colonist relations. CONDITION: Near Fine; browning. $3.00

3160 Cohen, Peter Z/Rugh Bornschlegel, illustrator. The Bull in the Forest. Atheneum-Junior Literary Guild Book Club, 1979, stated 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket (VG/VG); ex-lib, some marks. $2.00

6476 Collier, James Lincoln. Rich and Famous: The Further Adventures of George Stable. Four Winds Press, 1975, 1st printing; 155 pp. Juvenile hardback. The further adventures of George Stable. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good Jacket (VG/VG); ex-lib, sm spots on two pages;  $3.00

6535 Collodi, Carlo/Naiad Einsel, illustrator. The Adventures of Pinocchio. Macmillan, 1963, 1st printing thus; 191 pp. Pictorial coloured library binding. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks foxed, much read, and soiled. $2.00

15885 Conford, Ellen /John Larrecq, illustrator. Eugene the Brave. Boston: Little Brown and Company, Weekly Reader Children's Book Club, (1978); blue paper boards with Eugene holding on fast to a tree branch at night; 7.2x9.2; 32 pp. Picture Book Hardback. "All of a sudden, for no reason at all, Eugene was afraid of the dark." CONDITION: Very Good; spine faded and darkened, extrems and creases lightly rubbed, interior crisp. $3.00

16744 Conkling, Fleur/Martha Huehnergarth, illustrator. Mr. Grumpy and the Kitten. Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1956/1953, 2nd; tan boards with kitten, pulp paper; 8vo; 98 pp. Juvenile hardback. Barry and his mother were sure that Mrs. Cat's funny grey kitten was perfect for Mr. Grumpy. It just took a while for the kitten and the school janitor to get to know each other. Early chapter book. CONDITION: Fair without jacket; ex-lib, some marks; laminated boards,worn extrems, pages brown, 5" mended tear on first page, pages flat and clean. $3.00

8043 Conrad, Pam. Holding Me Here. Harper, 1986, 1st printing. 184 pp. Juvenile hardback. Without really meaning to Robin reads the new boarder's diary and finds she has abandoned her family. Robin's plans to engineer a reunion backfire, and she understands her own parent's divorce afresh. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

9429 Conrad, Pam. Holding Me Here. Harper, 1986, 1st printing; 184 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; as new; unclipped 11.89. $3.00

10190 Conway, Helene. The End is the Beginning. Follett, 1972, 1st printing; 190 pp. Juvenile hardback. An Irish historical adventure, set in the 1790's, concerning a Norman-Irish child's struggle to keep his estate in Maryland. CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Good jacket; REMAINDER mark, printed material has stained dw on much of front; unclipped 4.95. $2.00

911 Corbett, Scott/Vasiliu, illustrator. Ever Ride a Dinosaur? Holt, 1969, 1st printing; 113 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Good jacket; ex-lib some marks, hinge taped at p. 104. $3.00

7777 Corbett, Scott/Paul Frame, illustrator. The Case of the Fugitive Firebug. Little, Brown, (1969), 4th; 130 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, usual marks, stiffened damp wrinkled pages. $3.00

SOLD 4004 Courlander, Harold/Rocco Negri, illustrator. The Son of the Leopard. Crown, 1974, 1st printing. Juvenile hardback. An African tale from Northern Ethiopia.: through sorrow, the "Son of the Leopard" finds his true identity as a singer of the joys of the world. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

16748 Cresswell, Helen/Ati Forberg, illustrator. A Game of Catch. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1977/1969, 2nd US; green cloth boards, green jacket with black and white ghostly drawing, b/w drawings in text, 8vo; 44 pp. Juvenile hardback. "It was the ball in flight that bridged the centuries." Kate and her brother, spending their last few days in England, explored the echoes of an old castle and brought back a brother and sister from 200 years before. CONDITION: Good Plus in Good Plus jacket; ex-lib, some marks, large red numbers on endpapers, boards faded around edges, in nice jacket faded to white on spine and along top edges; unclipped 8.95. $3.00

16749 Cresswell, Helen. Dear Shrink. New York: Macmillan, 1982/1981, stated 1st printing U.S. Cloth spine on boards, 186 pp. Juvenile hardback. The Saxon children are left in the care of an old nurse while their parents are off to the Amazon - and then everything goes wrong. The nurse dies, they are placed in foster care, and they must cope with a much rougher life than they are used to. CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, laminated jacket; unclipped 9.95 $3.00

15008 Cresswell, Helen/Gareth Floyd, illustrator. The Night Watchmen. NY: Macmillan, (1969), 3rd; reinforced cloth boards w black drawing on black of watchmen by canal, 8vo; 122 pp. Juvenile hardback. Playing alone in the park, Henry meets two old tramp brothers. Turns out they dig a public works hole and camp in the hut, turns out one's a fine cook and the other is writing a book, turns out the Greeneyes are after the secret whistle. Perfect! CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, spots on top edge. $3.00

15023 Crew, Linda/Charles Robinson, illustrator. Nekomah Creek Christmas. New York: Delacorte Press, 1994, 1st printing; red paper boards, blue cloth spine, gold endpapers, red jacket with family relaxing around the Christmas tree while the twins dance, 8vo; 147 pp. Juvenile hardback. Sometimes Robbie wishes his family were just a little more normal. With the toddler twins, life is happy, wild, and a big mess, but when the teacher is invited to dinner, Robbie worries about how to explain them and his stay-at-home father. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped 14.95. $3.00

16753 Cross, Gillian. Chartbreaker. New York: Holiday House, 1987/1986, 1st printing US; maroon cloth-back blue boards, dark green jacket with Finch and the band; 8vo; 181 pp. Juvenile hardback. "To escape a depressed mother and her mother's hostile boyfriend, angry young Janis joins the rock group Kelp and develops her own strength of character while fighting to survive in the contemporary music world." CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped 12.95. $3.00

3481 Crowell, Ann/Harrison Begay, illustrator. A Hogan for the Bluebird. Weekly Reader Book Club Edition/Scribners, 1979, 1st printing.; pictorial boards. Juvenile hardback. A novel of young Navajo life, illustrated by an important Navajo artist. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ink gift inscription. name, and address front endpaper. $2.00

3553 Cunningham, Edward/John Overmyer, illustrator. The Tall Tale Cat. Hallmark, c.1974; cutout hole in fence allows cat to observe the little boy; 10.2x8.6, 45 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; short gift inscription. $3.00

SOLD 8537 Curry, Jane Louise. Shadow Dancers. Atheneum, 1983, 1st printing; 198 pp. Juvenile hardback. A magical sf/fantasy novel. CONDITION: Good in Very Good Jacket (G/VG); ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

4065 Dalgliesh, Alice/Helen Sewell, illustrator. The Bears on Hemlock Mountain. Scribner, 1952, 1st printing Juvenile hardback. How brave Jonathan went over the scary mountain. Bader p. 86 CONDITION: Good without jacket; loose; many small name stamps. $2.00

10655 Dana, Barbara/Jacqueline Chwast, illustrator. Spencer and his Friends. Atheneum, 1966/1966, 2nd; tall 8vo; 128 pp. Juvenile hardback. Dana's first book for children, about the town of Grum where all the people and animals talk to each other. The gentle adventures of the old horse Spencer and all his friends. Quite a coddled bunch of animals!  CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; extremities bumped, in dw with worn spine ends and corners, half inch tear, singed spot on front drawing; unclipped 3.59. $1.00

16758 Davis, Jenny. Checking on the Moon. New York: Orchard Books, 1991, 1st printing; blue boards, jacket with Jenny and her world; 8vo; 308 pp. Juvenile hardback. While helping her grandmother run a small restaurant in a decaying and dangerous section on the edge of Pittsburgh one summer, Cab meets many colourful characters, becomes part of the community, and works on with the neighborhood crime watch. CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks. $3.00

7462 Davis, Lavinia/Hildegard Woodward, illustrator. Danny's Luck. Doubleday, (1953). Full colour paper boards, 10x8; 47 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, title in white ink on spine, very rubbed board edges, faded boards. $2.00

11323 Day, David/Eric Beddows, illustrator. The Emperor's Panda. Dodd Mead, 1986/1986, 1st printing Am; 111 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

SOLD 16030 de Beer, Hans/HdeB, illustrator. Little Polar Bear, a pop-up book. New York: North-South Books, 1993, 1st printing US, (Nord-Sud Verlug, Zurich); blue shiny boards with Little Polar Bear riding on barrel in the arctic ocean, 7.75x10.1; five pop-up spreads with varied mechanics. Play Book pop-up Hardback. Surprising pop-ups of the adventures of this cute little bear. CONDITION: Good Minus; rear tab torn and not functional otherwise OK; 15.95 on board. $3.00

3510 De Gasztold, Carmen/Jean Primrose, illustrator. Prayers from the Ark. Viking, 1972, 2nd, c.1y72 Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; slight water stain top edge. $3.00

2840 de la Mare, Walter/Dorothy P. Lathrop, illustrator. Bells and Grass: a book of rhymes. New York: Viking Press, Junior Literary Guild Book Club, 1942/1941 stated published in March 1942, also tp, 1st US with this illustrator, grey heavy plain cloth library rebinding, large 8vo; 144 pp.
 Juvenile hardback. A more lyrical take on these poems than the British true first illus by Rowland Emett. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks (perforated stamps, not ink) plain binding rubbed, straight and tight, pages flat and clean with illustrations nice. $3.00

SOLD 9300 de Mejo, Oscar/OdeM, illustrator. The Professor of Etiquette. Philomel, 1992, 1st printing. Shiny pictorial binding, 7.2x11.2; c 32 pp. Picture book hardback shelf "a guide to the do's and don't's of civilized living with an additional section on the toothpick." CONDITION: Very Good Minus without jacket; some reading wrinkles. $3.00

3648 De Mejo, Oscar/OdeM, illustrator. The Tiny Visitor. Pantheon, 1982, 1st printing; 10.2x8.3, np. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; red REMAINDER mark top edge. $2.00

2505 DeJong, Meindert/Paul Sagsoorian, illustrator. A Horse Came Running. Macmillan, 1970, 1st printing, World Famous Horse Story Edition; pictorial binding. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket;clean, corners bumped. $2.00

13409 DeJong, Meindert/Paul Sagsoorian, illustrator. A Horse Came Running. Macmillan, 1970, 1st printing. Pictorial binding. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, few marks, dw flap tipped in, extrems sl bumped and worn. $2.00

6635 DeJong, Meindert/Maurice Sendak, illustrator. Shadrach Harper & Bros, (1953) K-Q; grey full pictorial reinforced binding, blue endpapers; 182 pp. Juvenile hardback. Very early Sendak illustrations. A sweet story, set in Holland, about a little boy and his rabbit. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, few marks, stamps on half title, pocket traces on rear endpaper, only; straight, clean. $3.00

2722 DeJong, Meindert. Smoke Above the Lane. Hale Cadmus, 1951; 58 pp. Pictorial library binding. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib some marks. $2.00

6434 DeJong, Meindert/Maurice Sendak, illustrator. The House of Sixty Fathers Harper & Bros, 1956. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib. $1.00

6483 DeJong, Meindert/Maurice Sendak, illustrator. The Singing Hill. Harper Row, (1962); 180 pp. pictorial library binding. Juvenile hardback. A lonely little boy befriends and defends an old horse on a nearby hilltop pasture. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; ex-lib, usual marks, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, spine faded; librarian taped spine. $3.00

3704 DeJong, Meindert/Maurice Sendak, illustrator. The Singing Hill. present Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good without jacket; ex-lib some marks, bad tape stain and wear on spine, pictorial binding, corners bumped. $3.00

15298 Delton, Judy/Charles Robinson, illustrator. Kitty From the Start. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co, 1987, 1st printing nl; 141 pp. Juvenile hardback. Sweet, observant stories of a Catholic girlhood in St. Paul, Minnesota. In this prequel, third grader Kitty moves into a new school. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks; unclipped 12.95 $3.00

8050 Delton, Judy/Charles Robinson, illustrator. Kitty in the Summer. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1980, 2nd; 150 pp. Juvenile hardback. Minnesota Catholic family setting. CONDITION: Good in Good Plus jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

5386 Delton, Judy/Charles Robinson, illustrator. Kitty in the Summer. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1980, 1st printing; 150 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

15902 Dempsey, Michael W. and Angela Sheenan. How Flowers Live, Starting Point Library. New York: World Publishing Company, 1970, 1st printing Am; laminated boards with flower pictures on front, flower pictures on endpapers, 7.2x9.25; 30 pp. Picture Book Hardback. Originally printed in England, this is a very good beginning botany book for the primary grades. Coloured paintings and illustrations on every page, simple text. CONDITION: Very Good Plus. $3.00

16521 Dennison, George/GD, illustrator. And Then a Harvest Feast. New York: Random (1972); 140 pp. Juvenile hardback. Tired of the city, a group of animals heed the Old Moose's advice, "Share the work and share the food, and perhaps you will make sense of your lives." They set up a communal garden and share a harvest feast with all. A hopeful, simply written book. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; top edge soiled, boards with light bleached spots. $3.00

3706 Dereske, Jo. Glom Gloom. Atheneum, 1985, 1st printing; 6x9.5. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good Plus without jacket; not-for-sale marks top edge. $3.00

13579 Dereske, Jo. Glom Gloom. Atheneum, 1985, stated 1st printing; 6x9.5. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Near Fine in Very Good jacket; half inch tear, wrinkled dw flap; unclipped 13.95. $3.00

SOLD 14221 Dickens, Charles, Elizabeth Lodor Merchant, adaptor/Clara M. Burd, illustrator. Dickens' Stories About Children. New York: John C. Winston Co., (1929); green cloth boards with gilt rule and spine title and full page col plate with Cratchet's Christmas dinner; green drawing on endpaper spread of David Copperfield leaving home, 4 col plates and 10 b/w full page drawings, xii + 274 pp. Juvenile hardback. Thirteen short chapters which retell the story of a child who appears in Dickens' novels. CONDITION: Good without jacket; two owner stamps front endpaper, front plate rubbed on cloth grain, child has neatly but not skillfully coloured a page; spine gilt faint. $1.00

17920 Dodge, Bertha S/Barbara Corrigan, illustrator. The Story of Nursing. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1954/1954, 3rd; red pictorial library binding; 8vo; 243 pp including index. Juvenile hardback. In two parts, the first being a history of nursing, with biographies of Nightingale, the Civil War nurses, and others, the second explaining 20th c nursing careers. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, jacket flap blurb tipped in, clean cover. $3.00

8596 Dodge, Mary Mapes. Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates. Burt, no date. Blue cloth with silver titles, 306 pp. Juvenile hardback. With colour frontispiece. CONDITION: Very Good; gift inscription on back of pict endpaper. $2.00

SOLD 4077 Domanska, Janina/JD, illustrator. Marilka. Macmillan, 1970, 1st printing; 7.3x9.3, np. Picture Book Hardback. Domanska's colourful block print patterns enliven this tale of a lost little child refound. CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; ex-lib, in torn dw; school lib stamp front endpaper's, else crisp and clean. $3.00

16764 Dunlop, Eileen. The House on Mayferry Street. (A Flute in Mayferry Street UK). New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, (1976) Book Club Edition; orange cloth boards with white spine and Marion reading the mysterious letter, in jacket identical to boards, 8vo; 204 pp. Juvenile hardback. Mrs. Ramsey, Colin, and Marion, an invalid, live in the old house belonging to their ancestors, but they really know very little about its history. Then, while cleaning out the bookshelves, the children find a mysterious letter. CONDITION: Very Good with Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, faded spine. $3.00

11328 Dunlop, Eileen. The Valley Of Deer. Holiday House, 1989/1989, 1st printing Am; 139 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

5858 Eckert, Allan W/John Schoenherr, illustrator. Incident at Hawk's Hill. Little, Brown & Co, (1971), stated 2nd but Family Bookshelf Edition on rear flap; 173 pp. Juvenile hardback. The true story of Ben, lost & adopted by a badger in 1870. CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; spine sl bumped; light soil to jacket; unclipped 5.95. $2.00

8333 Eckert, Allan W/John Schoenherr, illustrator. Incident at Hawk's Hill. Little, Brown & Co, (1971), stated 2nd but Family Bookshelf Edition on rear flap; 173 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Near Fine jacket; owner name, spine sl bumped, wear at dw spine ends; unclipped 5.95. $3.00

4780 Edwards, Pat. Little John and Plutie. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1988, 2nd; 172 p. Juvenile hardback. A black and white child become friends in a novel of survival in depression Tennessee. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; in sl rubbed, stained dw. $2.00

4096 Elbow, Meg/Lynn Munsinger, illustrator. The Rootomom Tree. Houghton, Mifflin Co, 1978, 1st printing; 44 pp. Picture Book Hardback. A Brazilian jungle boy eats a forbidden fruit and soon has a tree growing from his head. Munsinger's first illustrated book. CONDITION: Very Good in Good jacket; dw edgewear; unclipped 5.95. $1.00

7213 Elkin, Benjamin/James Daugherty, illustrator. The Loudest Noise in the World. Viking Press, 1954, 1st printing. 8x11; 63 pp. Picture Book Hardback. CONDITION: Fair without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, heavy corner wear and spine torn, numbers on clean boards, interior nice. $2.00

3504 Ellis, Edward S/I. B. Comstock, illustrator. Pocahontas, a Princess of the Woods. NY: McLoughlin, nd (pre-1917). Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good only; boards soiled, pencil name, long closed tear on front endpaper. $2.00

8052 Ellis, Sarah. Next-Door Neighbors. Macmillan, 1989, 3rd US. Juvenile hardback. Ellis's first novel. A twelve-year old girl lonesome in her new Canadian town is befriended by a Chinese servant. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks. $3.00

3202 Erickson, Phoebe/PE, illustrator. Wildwing. Harper, 1959. Juvenile hardback. An Arapaho boy in Wyoming demonstrates a better way of training horses. CONDITION: Very Good Minus in Very Good jacket; ex-lib some marks, lt reading wear. $2.00

11415 Estes, Eleanor/Susanne Suba, illustrator. The Coat-Hanger Christmas Tree. Atheneum, 1974/1973; 79 pp. Juvenile hardback. A sweet, funny story of how two children dealt with a Christmas and no tree. CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, some marks, penned "Contents" on contents page. $3.00

11331 Estes, Eleanor/Louis Slobodkin, illustrator. The Middle Moffat. Harcourt Brace World, (1942, 1970), "P"; 317 pp. Juvenile hardback. CONDITION: Good Minus without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, hinges taped, board edges worn through. $2.00

7241 Ets, Marie Hall/MHE, illustrator. Just Me. Viking, 1966/1965, 4th. 9.5x7.3, c. 28 pp. Picture Book Hardback. A little boy learns from the animals on his farm how to move as they move. When he sees his dad about to take the boat out on the pond, he runs "like nobody else at all. JUST ME. and together we went to sea." A quiet and satisfying story. CONDITION: Good Plus without jacket; ex-lib, some marks, wear to extremities and some soil. $1.00