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In 1750 in Pennsylvania, mischievous young Eli, recently arrived with his Menonite family, tries to adjust to his new life and especially to the ...Show synopsisIn 1750 in Pennsylvania, mischievous young Eli, recently arrived with his Menonite family, tries to adjust to his new life and especially to the teaching methods of his schoolteacher, Christopher Dock.Hide synopsis
Publisher: Junior Books, Doubleday Doran and Company
Description:Fair with no dust jacket. Ex-library, with usual marks and...Fair with no dust jacket. Ex-library, with usual marks and defects. Heavy wear along edges and corners, corners bumped, spine ends missing and frayed, boards rubbed and soiled. Foxing and light soiling to page edges. Interior shows reading wear, frequent smudges.; Ex-Library; Unpaginated pages; Studio, red/black, childcat tf.
Description:Good. No Jacket. Book. 8vo. Has wear, Ex-lib w/ usual markings,...Good. No Jacket. Book. 8vo. Has wear, Ex-lib w/ usual markings, covers lightly rubbed and soiled, covers have white mark stains, some minor thumbing to text.
Description:Very good. First Edition. Light rubbing to cover edges. No...Very good. First Edition. Light rubbing to cover edges. No markings in book. Binding is tight. Some finger page turning marks near some bottom page edges.
Description:Good+ Ex-Boys Club library (no markings on the binding). Library...Good+ Ex-Boys Club library (no markings on the binding). Library markings on endpapers. Front pastedown has a largish area stained by glue (removed bkpl? ). Contents are clean and unworn. All pre-1986 childrens books are sold as Collectibles-for adults only.; 8-1/2 x 8-1/2", unpaginated, approx. 80 pages. Brown cloth, black lettering. Black drawing on front cover. JUVENILE. 27 color illustrations, many full-page. B/w drawings throughout text. Map endpapers. Decorated title page.
Description:Very good in good dust jacket. Book is clean and tight. Cover...Very good in good dust jacket. Book is clean and tight. Cover has some soil and several tears.  p. illus. (part col. ) 8.5 x 8.5 in. Includes Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile. Title-page illustrated in colors; map on lining-papgers. "Junior books. " "First edition. "
Description:92pp. Oblong octavo [20.5 cm] Blue paper spine with illustrated...92pp. Oblong octavo [20.5 cm] Blue paper spine with illustrated paper covered boards. Charming Illustrated map endpapers showing the structures and trees of German Town and Shippack. Very good. The spine ends and edges of the covers are gently bumped and rubbed. The underlying boards are peeking through at the bottom fore edge corners of the covers. Very slight spine lean. The dust jacket is in good condition, with mild age-toning. The edges have a handful of small losses and closed tears. The longest closed tear is 2" long. Illustrated by Marguerite De Angeli. From the dust jacket-"Around the real character of Christopher Dock, who has come down from the 1700's in the history of Skippack and Germantown as a beloved schoolmaster, Mrs. de Angeli has created a story which has all the charm and reality of her "Henner's Lydia."
Description:Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Doubleday, Doran &...Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.; First Edition; 1939; Unpaginated; bound in brown cloth with black-stamped lettering & design; yellow illustrated endpapers. First edition stated. Very Good to Near Fine book. Bright clean cover, firm binding; light wear at ends of spine. Interior bright, clean; all pages intact (no tears). Previous owner's name written inconspicuously on front endpaper. NOT ex-library.; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Packaged with care.
Description:Very good lightly edgeworn dust jacket. Very good condition....Very good lightly edgeworn dust jacket. Very good condition. Color and B&W illustrations. 92 pp. Not price clipped. Offsetting to two pages.
Description:Very Good in good jacket. Early edition, 1939. Cloth-backed...Very Good in good jacket. Early edition, 1939. Cloth-backed boards in dust jacket, 92 pp., illustrated in color, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Good dust jacket, a bit of age-toning or discoloration to the page-edges of the text, some rubbing to the edges of the book, soiling and discoloration to the dust jacket, dust jacket with rubbing, creasing and wear to the tips and edges including some loss. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
Publisher: [New York] Doubleday, Doran And Company, Inc
Description:1. pp. 88. Description:  p. Illus. (part col. ) 22 x 22 cm....1. pp. 88. Description:  p. Illus. (part col. ) 22 x 22 cm. Subjects: Dock, Christopher, ca. 1698-1771--Juvenile fiction. Notes: Title-page illustrated in colors; map on lining-papers. "Junior books. " Near fine copy in the original title-blocked cloth with pictorial to front panel. Slightest dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges and nick to bottom of spine. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.
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