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1 Baby Wild Animals from A to Z: A Golden Sturdy Happy Book
U.S.A Golden Pr 1973 No Edition Indicated Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket As Issued Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Tibor Gergely 
Hardcover. Oversize. No pagination-16 Pages. Illustrated in colour throughout. Text block is tight with clean firm card pages. Pictorial boards with shelf and edge wear including missing covering for spine. Priced accordingly Please see our photo image. 
Price: 11.15 USD

2 Mother Goose:A Golden Storytime Book
U.S.A Golden Pr 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust-Jacket as Issued Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Adriana Mazza Saviozzi 
Hardcover. Copyright 1957. This is the First Edition/First Printing of the 1963 Edition. Has 'A'. 95 Pages. Index in back. Illustrated throughout in colour by Adriana Saviozzi. Pages are bright and tight with light wear. Blue illustrated paste-down end-papers. Glossy pictorial boards with some shelf and edge wear. This includes wear to tips and spine ( Three inch piece missing to tail of spine). Please see our photo-image. 
Price: 11.20 USD

3 The Visual Dictionary of Cars ( Eye Witness Visual Dictionaries) No 6
Don Mills, ON, Canada Stoddart Publishing 1992 0773725652 / 9780773725652 Hardcover Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 

Price: 45.85 USD

4 Mary Anning and the Sea Dragon
Atkins, Jeannine Gordonsville, VA, U.S.A. Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1999 0374348405 / 9780374348403 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Dooling , Michael 
Hardcover.OVERSIZE BOOK.Stated First Edition. No Pagination. Illustrated in colour. Text block is bright with no internal markings. Illustrated boards. Dust jacket is unfaded , with no tears and minimal shelf and edge wear. We have placed it in a removable mylar cover.Please see our photograph.....(JEANNINE ATKINS, a former high school English teacher, is the author of three other picture books, including A Name on the Quilt, illustrated by Tad Hills. Intrigued by the mix of legends and facts surrounding Mary Anning, the author visited Lyme Regis, and there conceived her lnterpretation of the events leading to Mary Anning's lifelong search for fossils. Jeannine Atkins lives with her family in Whately, Massachusetts. MICHAEL DOOLING has illustrated numerous books for children among them are George Washington: A Picture Book Biography by James Cross Giblin and O. Henry's The Gift of the Magi and Other Stories. He lives in Audubon, New Jersey. 
Price: 10.40 USD

5 Everybody Needs a Rock
Baylor, Byrd New York, New York, U.S.A. Aladdin 1985 1416953973 / 9781416953975 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Peter Parnall 
; Stapled wraps; No pagination-approx 28 pages; Illustrated; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including two creases(from firmly holding the book); . (Describes the qualities to consider in selecting the perfect rock for play and pleasure - presented with numbered rules for helping you to want to find the right rock for you. The book is simply presented with fun, whimsical remarks and nice illustrations.) 
Price: 5.91 USD

6 Betty Crocker's Cookbook for Boys & Girls
Betty Crocker New York, New York Golden Press 1975 0307096173 / 9780307096173 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket As Issued Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Spiral bound; 160 pages with index; First Edition/First Printing 1975; Color Photographs; Pages securely attached save for page 39/40 (no names-no marginalia, so text is neat in appearance with small nicks); Pictorial boards with wear to tips/piece missing top-tail of spine, priced accordingly (front board bows-in) - else modest shelf & edge wear including shelf-rubbing (see bookseller photo when available); .....(Step-by-step recipes make cooking simple, and dozens of photographs with how-to-do-it drawings with quick tips, help young cooks learn their way around the kitchen. There are recipes that range from snacks, food for special occasion, party foods, recipes to make and eat outdoors, and there are breads, main dishes, salads, vegetables, desserts.) 
Price: 11.36 USD

7 The Classic Tale of The Velveteen Rabbit: Or, How Toys Become Real
Bianco, Margery Williams Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Running Pr Book Pub 1981 0894711288 / 9780894711282 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Michael Green 
; Wraps; 48 pages; Illustrated by Michael Green; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including a mark to the back cover top right; . (A delightful childrens story with beautifully drawn illustrations by Michael Green.) 
Price: 5.89 USD

8 The Escape of Marvin the Ape
Buehner, Caralyn; Buehner, Mark New York, New York, U.S.A. Dial Books for Young Readers 1992 0803711239 / 9780803711235 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Mark Buehner 
; No pagination - approximately 28 pages; First printing; Color Illustrations prepared by using oil paints over acrylics; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Sky-blue endpapers; Bright pictorial, pristine boards save for a tiny bump to top left of spine (under the curve); Unfaded pictorial dust-jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including wear to top and tail of spine, a small piece missing to bottom middle of front cover, & some tiny pieces missing from back edges causing a few close tears; We have placed the dust-jacket in a clear, protective, removable mylar cover (still a presentable dust-jacket because of the sharp clear illustration); . (Marvin the ape slips out of the zoo and finds he likes it on the outside, where he easily blends into city lifestyles.) 
Price: 13.37 USD

9 Stagelight
Caldwell, Kathryn S. Springville, Utah, U.S.A. Cedar Fort 1986 0934126895 / 9780934126892 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; First Printing; 202 Pages; Textblock is tight, bright, and clean save for former gift inscription and return address on front free endpaper. Bright pictorial boards with modest edge wear. Dust jacket is unfaded with edge wear and nicks with small pieces missing. We have placed it in a removable, protective mylar cover. This is the story of a family on the frontier. 
Price: 5.95 USD

10 Draw Science: Horses and Ponies
Coleridge, Susan Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Lowell House 1994 156565174X / 9781565651746 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Nina Kidd (Cover Illustration); Michelle Maltseff 
; Wraps; 64 pages; Second printing; Black & white illustrations and diagrams; Textblock is free of internal markings save for some light check marks, with the first page slightly loose (at the top); Bright pictorial cover with modest shelf and edge wear including wear to top & tail of spine/corners; . (This will show you step-by-step how to draw such horses as the beautiful Arabian and Appaloosa, the strong Clydesdale, and the elegant Lipizzaner. You'll also learn how to draw the tiny Shetland Pony, the wild Exmoor Pony, and the unique Bashkir Curly. What's more, while you're drawing you'll also learn all sorts of fun and some scientific facts about horses and interesting tips on shading, texturing and other finishing techniques will help give your drawings a realistic feel.) 
Price: 5.92 USD

11 The Coming of the Surfman
Collington, Peter U.S.A. Alfred a Knopf Inc 1994 0679847219 / 9780679847212 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardcover .Oversize book.Illustrated in colour. Book block clean and tight with red endpapers.Illustrated boards.Dust jacket is unfaded with modest shelf and edge wear including wear to tips and top and tail of spine(Priced accordingly).We have placed it in a removable mylar cover.Please see our photograph.......(Peter Collington is well known for his wordless picture books, which have charmed readers both young and old around the world.) 
Price: 12.90 USD

12 Spelling Connections: Spelling Support for Second Language Learners, Grade # 3
Cottage Communications (Editorial Development); Nieto, Joan (Spanish Language Consultant); Zaner-Bloser Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. Jack Kershner 1999 0736700897 / 9780736700894 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Wraps; 80 pages; Grade # 3; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Bright green and pink cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; Three-holed punched as published; . (Includes 35 units with some answer keys for unit support Blackline Masters, and a English/Spanish word list.) 
Price: 5.92 USD

13 Meals of Many Lands (A Cookbook for Children) Currrent Code #2122
Current Inc.; Loo, Miriam B. Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. Current Inc 1978 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Spiral-bound, 24 pages; Color Illustrations; Oversize book; Pages are securely attached with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with modest shelf and edge wear; A very nice copy; . (Instructions have been written to be easily understood by young cooks and include some of the following recipes: Apple Crisp, Cafe Au Lait, Chinese Salad, Coffee Tortoni, Cucumber Salad with Pickled Beets, Danish Cream, Egg Drop Soup, French Toast, Garlic Bread, Green Salad with Italian Dressing, Ground Beef Stroganoff, Guacamole Salad, Ice Cream with Mandarin Oranges, Mexican Cocoa, Nachos, Oven-Fried Chicken, Rice, Scandinavian Brown Beans, Spaghetti Casserole, Swedish Meatballs, Swedish Rye Bread and Butter, Sweet and Sour Pork, and Tacos.) 
Price: 5.90 USD

14 Frederick Douglass Fights for Freedom
Davidson, Margaret New York City, New York, USA Scholastic Book Services 1968 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Eleanor Mill 
; Wraps; 80 pages; Black & white illustrations; Tight textblock with tanned, unmarked pages; Red & blue pictorial cover with light shelf-rubbing; Has shelf & edge wear including crease mid-center of front panel, two-inch close tear on back panel near top-right; .....(This is the life story of Frederick Douglass, a great man who lived in Abraham Lincoln's time. It tells how he grew up as a slave, later escaped, and how he fought so that people might be considered free and equal.) 
Price: 5.88 USD

15 Learn to Draw Goofy and Pluto
Disney; Foster, Walter U.S.A. Walter Foster Pub 1991 1560100893 / 9781560100898 Soft cover Very Good Book Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Todd Kurosawa, Pattie Tomsicek and Diana Wakeman 
; Stapled wraps; No pagination - approximately 29 pages; Color character illustrations throughout; Pages are bright and are securely attached; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . (Here's a great way to learn to draw and color your favorite Disney characters. Each new drawing step is shown in blue, so you'll know exactly what to do next, building on what you've learned and drawn before. And because the instructions are so easy to follow, you'll be drawing Goofy and Pluto in no time at all.) 
Price: 5.84 USD

16 The Secret of the Caves (Hardy Boys #7)
Dixon, Franklin W. United States of America Grosset and Dunlap 1929 Early Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardcover. copyright of 1929 but later. Black and white line frontispiece. Text block is tight and clean. Top of text block is black as published. Orange and white end-papers illustrated by Gretta. Light brown boards with title and illustration in dark brown. Bright dust jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including some nicks and rubbing an d close tear to top right of back panel. Price clipped. We have placed it in a mylar cover. Please see our photo-image. 
Price: 9.30 USD

17 The Upside-Down Man
Ellentuck, Shan Pleasantville, New York, U.S.A. Reader's Digest Services 1965 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Shan Ellentuck 
; Wraps, Reader's Digest First Printing 1974; No pagination-approx 50 pages; Black, red and white Illustrations throughout; Textblock is tight with unmarked pages; Light-blue and white pictorial cover with shelf and edge wear including creasing and small close tears at top and tail of spine; . (A charming children's story that shows a new man in town whose nice to everyone, but look at him, he is upside down!) 
Price: 6.25 USD

18 Language Games and Centers (Early Learning Grades PreK-1
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers U.S.A. Evan-Moor Corp 1998 155799661X / 9781557996619 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Wraps; 112 pages; Evan-Moor EMC 736 Grades PreK-1; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for former owners name neatly written to the top right of contents page; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (Games are provided to practice the following skills: Color recognition, Color words, Shape Recognition, Letter Recognition, Letter sounds, Categorization, Descriptive and Comparative language, Rhyming, Statements and Questions and Visual Memory.) 
Price: 5.91 USD

19 The Black Stallion Returns ( Storybook Based on the Movie )
Farley, Walter United States of America Scholastic 1983 0590328727 / 9780590328722 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Dust-Jacket as Issued Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Wraps. 63 Pages.Illustrated throughout in colour.Text block is tight with no internal markings. Bright cover with modest shelf and edgewear including some rubbing. Please see our photograph. Storybook based on the movie 
Price: 8.89 USD

20 Danger in the Desert
Fields, T. S. Flagstaff, Arizona, USA Rising Moon 1997 0873586646 / 9780873586641 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Walter Porter (Watercolor Cover Illustration) 
; Wraps; 126 pages; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine and modest shelf and edge wear; .(Two brothers attempt to survive in the desert outside Scottsdale, Arizona after they are abandoned there following a carjacking.) 
Price: 6.26 USD

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