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Fair. No Dj. Small 8vo Mystery magazine with stories by Edward D Hoch, Isaac Asimov, Robert L Fish (a Sherlock Holmes pastiche), Nedra Tyre and Laurence Treat. Pages are browned; covers a bit worn. "Ellery Queen" was a pseudonym used by a group of several authors. OUT OF PRINT.
Dean Morrisey. Fine in Fine jacket. 4to. 1st Printing. A gorgeously illustrated picture book based on this best-seller by Redfield, the co-author tells the story of a little boy, Celestine, who finds a path but loses his way. He journeys to find his way back to the safety of his bed. Fine copy in pictorial boards. SIGNED BY AWARD-WINNING MORRISEY W/A THUMBNAIL SKETCH. OUT OF PRINT.
Jared Lee. Fine. About Fiine Dj. Square 8vo. 1st Printing. Trumpet was a foal that was different from all the other newborn horses and because of that, he was ostrisized by the other beasts. Turns out he was a unicorn and being so special was terrific after all. Whimsically illustrated on every page in b&w by equine artist Lee, this charming tale by stylist Kressley is a perfect story to enjoy with kids. Carson gained celebrity status as one of the Fab Five on "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. ...
Edition: 1st US Edition
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA, NY
Date published: 2010
Description: Alejandro O'Kif, dj. As New in As New jacket. 8vo. 1st Printing. Young Frank's family has moved to a new town that he hopes is their last move. Problem is his sister Elizabeth who is invisible and who loved to pull pranks on their neighbors. Virtually new copy of this amusing debut children's novel by two young women from Glasgow, Scotland. OUT OF PRINT. Read More
Edition: First US Edition
Binding: Board Book
Publisher: Candlewick, London, Ontario
Date published: 2003
Description: Author. About Very Good. Oblong Large 8vo. 1st Printing. In this delightful die-cut board book from Cousins' series featuring Maisy the mouse in which she lets each one of her friends know how much she loves them. Copy Has light edge wear and rubbing to the spine area; still very good. OUT OF PRINT. Read More
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Silver Whistle, NY
Date published: 1997
Description: Author. Near Fine. 4to. 1st Printing. Retelling of a tale from Chinese folklore in which a father mouse attempts to find a special husband for his daughter by asking the sun, cloud, wind and wall but finds that a mouse husband is the best choice. Book features AWARD-WINNING YOUNG'S appealing color illustrations on the front sides of the fold out pages (leporello style); the rear of the pages have the tale in Chinese characters, white on black background. Slight wear, very good overall. OUT OF ... Read More
Description: Eugene Green. Fine. 4to In the tiny dukedom of Dingle, the Duke's daughter Anathema, her wizard brother, a half-breed ogre and a lost prince come together in this delightfully humorous tale by Billings, a former character tenor and superb color illustrations by the late Gene Green who was a multi-talented internationally known bass-baritone and artist. Privately produced by Green's widow, there were a small number done in hardcover for family and close friends to accompany this trade edition. ... Read More
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Blue Sky / Scholastic, NY
Date published: 1998
Description: Authors. Fine in Fine jacket. Square 4to. 1st Printing. The Dillons have used this well-known verse from Ecclesiastes to show how the passages have inspired people around the world for generations. Magnificent multi-cultural artwork by the AWARD-WINNING DIANE & THE LATE LEO DILLON. SIGNED BY THEM ON THE TITLE PAGE. Read More
Edition: First US Edition
Publisher: Abrams, NY
Date published: 1987
Description: Author. Very Good. No Dj. Folio. 1st US Printing. This extraordinary animal-alphabet book with it's superbly detailed color illustrations and illiterative "gothic-style" text. This book gave Base his richly deserved international success. Some wear to corners; overall, decent. Several of this bestseller's works have been adapted to other media. BASE IS A MULTI-AWARD WINNER. Read More
Description: David Shannon. Fine. About Fine Dj. 4to. "N" Printing. Delightful tale about a little boy, Jeremy Jacob, who was at the beach with his family; when a pirate crew comes ashore and they teach him all their pirate ways but he doesn't go off with them and instead, goes to soccer practice. Tiny bit of rubbing to corners. Well illustrated in color by CALDECOTT WINNING-SHANNON. OUT OF PRINT. Read More
Publisher: Gramercy, NY
Date published: 1985
Description: Jesse Willcox Smith. About Fine. About Fine Dj. 4to. 1st Printing Thus. One of the most beloved collections of children's poems, this edition contains all the poems with charming color plates & b&w illustrations by famed Smith on every page. Pages are a tad off-white. Read More
Edition: First Edition Thus
Publisher: Perennial / HarperCollins, NY
Date published: 2004
Description: Ruth Marten, cover. Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo Nate Quinn, a marine biologist specializing in studying the songs of humpback whales, finds an unexpected twist to his studies in this often witty novel. A little wear to the spine's bottom w/a very small bit of moisture to the first several pages near the spine. Trade paperback; OUT OF PRINT THUS. Read More