CAT 22 B Modern Juveniles 1920+

Catalogue #22, July 2016. ModernJuvenile literature from 1920s onward.
Circus Shoes by Noel Streatfeild / Floethe, ill. Random 1939/1938, 1st US print

Circus Shoes.

Peter and Santa run away to join an unsuspecting uncle in Cob's Circus. Note: This book has been sold.

$100.00

 

The Little Good People by Kathleen Foyle, Peter Frazer, ill.

The Little Good People.

Twenty-two Irish legends collected by Kathleen Foyle

$30.00

 

12123 The Change-Child by Curry.

The Change-child.

Curry's third children's novel, a real life adventure/fantasy set in Wales and the kingdom of the Fair Folk during the reign of Elizabeth I.

$25.00

 

12851 Lizard Music by Daniel Pinkwater.

Lizard Music.

Two weeks with his parents and older sister gone: Victor stays up late and does as he pleases. Then he begins to see musical lizards on TV late at night. Victor investigates. A funny book.

$300.00

 

The Snarkout Boys & the Avocado of Death.

The Snarkout Boys & the Avocado of Death.

With coveted "Leonard Prize for Literature" sticker! A very funny, surreal book that's a bit hard to summarize.

$80.00

 

12992 Nicholas and the Wool-Pack written and ill. by Harnett

Nicholas and the Wool-Pack.

Nicholas, a Cotswold wool producer's son, together with his fiancee and his best friend, foils the plotting of two visiting Lombards and saves his father's business. Many detailed illustrations of the trade.

$95.00

 

14511 Enemy at Green Knowe by Boston

An Enemy at Green Knowe

An alchemist involves two boys in black magic of the 1600's that may destroy them.

$115.00

 

14512 Stones of Green Knowe by Boston

The Stones of Green Knowe.

As Roger, a boy of Saxon and Norman heritage, watches the new stone manor house being built to replace their old wooden Saxon Hall, ancient Stone magic allows him to travel backward and foreword through time.

$115.00

 

9861 The Firelings by Carol Kendall.

The Firelings.

The Firelings have learned not to question their lives, which are ruled by ancient laws and the rumbling volcano on which their village is built. When another eruption threatens, children take action.

$45.00

 

The Grasshopper Book written and ill by Wilfrid Bronson.

The Grasshopper Book.

A beautiful grasshopper book with detailed drawings, fantastic yet accurate, of grasshoppers and their relatives; with a section on locust plagues. Note: This book has been SOLD..

$32.00

 

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