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Image for A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories -by Joan Aiken, Illustrated By Jan Pienkowski ( The Cat Sat on the Mat; There's Some Sky in This Pie; The Elves in the Shelves; The Three Travellers; The Baker's Cat; A Bed for the Night; The Patchwork Quilt )

A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories -by Joan Aiken, Illustrated By Jan Pienkowski ( The Cat Sat on the Mat; There's Some Sky in This Pie; The Elves in the Shelves; The Three Travellers; The Baker's Cat; A Bed for the Night; The Patchwork Quilt )

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $106.33

Publisher: London, England / Toronto, Ontario, London, UK / Toronto, ON: Jonathan Cape / Clarke Irwin and Company, 1968, 1st Edition, First Printing ( Canadian Edition ): 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155915


-----------hardcover, about 6.75 x 10 inches, a close to Near Fine copy with a bit of rubbing to the board edges, in an attractive Good dustjacket, some light rubbing, tip wear, small chips and tears but overall looks quite nice especially with a new hi-quality mylar protector on the jacket, identical to the UK edition except for a Canadian price on the front flap versus a UK £ price, not to be confused by the much later ( 2009 ) reprint this is the true FIRST Edition, ... View more info

Image for Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill ---with Little Men, Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, a Sequel to Little Women ---by Loiusa May Alcott  ---TWO VOLUMES

Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill ---with Little Men, Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys, a Sequel to Little Women ---by Loiusa May Alcott ---TWO VOLUMES

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $19.88

Publisher: Boston, Massachussetts, Boston, MA: Little, Brown, 1927 and 1913 (actually Circa 1974 ), 1st Thus, Later Printing for Both: 1974

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148532


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcoves, both are Near Fine copies in Near Fine dustjackets, MEN has colour illustrations by Birch, EIGHT has illustrations by Price, both books are in uniform format, very nice copies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Twelve Travellers and the Mail Coach:  No. 26  Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

Twelve Travellers and the Mail Coach: No. 26 Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

By: Andersen, Hans Christian / Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books

Price: $11.90

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB ( New Brunswick: Brunswick Press Beaver Dime Books / BeaverDime Books, 1966, 1st Printing: 1966

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147034


----------softcover, a Very Good+ copy, 12 pages, colour illustrations, about 4.5 x 5.25 inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Michael Hague's Favourite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales Illustrated By Michael Hague (Favorite Fairytales)(inc Snow Queen; Wild Swans; Thumbelina; Elfin Hill; Little Mermaid; Ugly Duckling; Match Girl; Emperor's New Clothes; Little Ida's Flowers )

Michael Hague's Favourite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales Illustrated By Michael Hague (Favorite Fairytales)(inc Snow Queen; Wild Swans; Thumbelina; Elfin Hill; Little Mermaid; Ugly Duckling; Match Girl; Emperor's New Clothes; Little Ida's Flowers )

By: Andersen, hans Christian, Illustrated By Michael Hague

Price: $19.88

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Henry Holt, 1981, 1st HH Edition, Later Printing: 1981

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159154


----------hardcover, about 8 x 10.25 inches, a near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, very short closed tear at upper rear flap fold (less than an inch), no writing in the book, looks new, 24 colur full page illustrations, a lovely edition, also see our listing for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland which also has Michael Hague illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes:  Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes: Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian, Translated By Mrs E V Lucas and Mrs H B Paull

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset and Dunlap ( G&D ), 2005, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2005

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159561


-----------hardcover, about 6.5w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy with super wraparound cover art by Szyk, in a Very Good glassine dustjacket with some small nicks, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, some pencil checkmarks, --- contents page is creased, this contains: Garden of Paradise; Little Tiny; The Fir Tree; The Storks; The Wild Swans; The Bell; The Shepherdess and the Sweep' Steadfats Tin Soldier; The Roses and the Sparrows; The Old Street lamp; The Nigh... View more info

Image for Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes:  Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen ---Illustrations By Arthur Szyk (includes: Steadfast Tin Soldier; Ugly Duckling; Princess and the Pea; Emperor's New Clothes; Snow Queen; Tinder Box; etc)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian, Translated By Mrs E V Lucas and Mrs H B Paull

Price: $13.23

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset and Dunlap ( G&D ), 1998, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2005

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162402


-----------hardcover, about 6.5w x 9.25h inches, a Fine copy with super wraparound cover art by Szyk, no dustjacket as ssued --- contents page is creased, this contains: Garden of Paradise; Little Tiny; The Fir Tree; The Storks; The Wild Swans; The Bell; The Shepherdess and the Sweep' Steadfats Tin Soldier; The Roses and the Sparrows; The Old Street lamp; The Nightingale; Elder Tree Mother; Hans Clodhopper; Emperor's New Clothes; Bottle Neck; Snow Queen; What the Good... View more info

Image for Mr Bumblemoose Goes to Paris -by Hans Andreus ( Meester Pompelmoes )

Mr Bumblemoose Goes to Paris -by Hans Andreus ( Meester Pompelmoes )

By: Andreus, Hans (penname for Johan Wilhelm van der Zant )

Price: $23.87

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Abelard - Schuman, 1975, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159971


------------hardcover, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a solid Good exlibrary copy, in a Very Good price clipped dustjacket, usual library marks and stamps in the book, library sticker ghost on the spine of the jacket, this contains: Mr B, Stargazer; Mr B and the Artificial Sun; Mr B's Swimming Pool; Mr B Goes to paris; Mr B Goes Sailing; Mr B and the Talking Water; Mr B and the Triple 'Flu; Mr B and the Tape recorder, 90 pages, b&w illustrations, any image directly beside t... View more info

Image for The Nest of the Scarecrow -a Novel for Boys and Girls -by M E Atkinson

The Nest of the Scarecrow -a Novel for Boys and Girls -by M E Atkinson

By: Atkinson, M E ( Mary Evelyn )

Price: $17.22

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Bodley Head, 1948, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1948

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146185


-------------hardcover, red cloth, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, a bit ofd age toning to paper, in a chipped and torn dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes -by Margaret Atwood, Illustrated By Dusan Petricic

Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes -by Margaret Atwood, Illustrated By Dusan Petricic

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $13.23

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: KPK / Key Porter Kids, 2003, 1st edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157866


----------hardcover, about 10 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, ---"In this fantastic and funny picture book Margaret Atwood offers a deliciously ridiculous tale about the virtues of resisting restrictions. Rude Ramsay has reached the end of his rope! Sick of eating rock-hard rice, wrinkled ravioli, and raw rhinoceros, Ramsay and Ralph the red-nosed rat resolve to leave their rectangular residence in a quest for more refreshing repast and to prove that t... View more info

Image for 2 VOLUMES:  Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes ---with Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda -by Margaret Atwood , Illustrated By Dusan Petricic ( TWO BOOKS )

2 VOLUMES: Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes ---with Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda -by Margaret Atwood , Illustrated By Dusan Petricic ( TWO BOOKS )

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $26.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: KPK / Key Porter Kids, 2003 / 2004, 1st edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158498


----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, about 10 x 9.5 inches, both are Near Fine cop ies in near Fine dustjackets, ---about RUDE RAMSEY: "In this fantastic and funny picture book Margaret Atwood offers a deliciously ridiculous tale about the virtues of resisting restrictions. Rude Ramsay has reached the end of his rope! Sick of eating rock-hard rice, wrinkled ravioli, and raw rhinoceros, Ramsay and Ralph the red-nosed rat resolve to leave their recta... View more info

Image for Anna's Pet -by Margaret Atwood and Joyce Barkhouse, illustrated/illustrations By Ann Blades

Anna's Pet -by Margaret Atwood and Joyce Barkhouse, illustrated/illustrations By Ann Blades

By: Atwood, Margaret; Joyce Backhouse

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: James Lorimer and Company, 1980, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160253


------------hardcover, about 6.75w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy, gift inscription, unpaginated, about 30-32 pages, colour illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Thomas the Tank Engine Classic Library, 22 Books / Volumes ( Three Railway Engines; James Red; Troublesome; Henry Green; Toby Tram; Gordon Big; Edward Blue; Four Little; Percy Small; Duck Diesel; Branch Line; Tramway; Gallant Old; Stepney Bluebell; etc)

Thomas the Tank Engine Classic Library, 22 Books / Volumes ( Three Railway Engines; James Red; Troublesome; Henry Green; Toby Tram; Gordon Big; Edward Blue; Four Little; Percy Small; Duck Diesel; Branch Line; Tramway; Gallant Old; Stepney Bluebell; etc)

By: Awdry, Rev. W. / Reverend Wilbert Awdry / Christopher Awdry related,, (Books #, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24, 26 )

Price: $132.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Egmont, 2004, 1st Egmont Edition, Later Printings: 2004

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159500


-----------22 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), numbered 1 to 26 with #s 12, 22, 23 and 25 not included, --- all are Fine copies, each book is about 6 x 4.25 inches, all in uniform format and condition, no writing in the books, all housed in a GOOD taped and torn box which is designed to look like the train station at Elsbridge, still looks quite nice overall ---the complete list of titles is as follow: 1 ] The Three Railway Engines ---2 ] Thomas the tank Engine ---3 ] Jam... View more info

Image for Thomas the Tank Engine:  The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes:  Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection ---all 26 Books By The Reverend W Awdry from the Famous railway Series (includes: Endpaper Maps of the Island of Sodor; Tramway Engines; Duke the lost Engine; Oliver the Western Engine; Branch Line Engine)

By: Awdry, Rev. W. / Reverend Wilbert Awdry / Christopher Awdry, Afterword By Brian Sibley

Price: $53.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Random House, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162266


-----------hardcover, about 9w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example in a Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of light rubbing, one very short closed tear (about 1/8" ), jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, 415 pages, colour illustration on nearly every page, this contains all the Tank books by Reverend Awdry, contents are: Foreword; The Three Railway Engines --- Edward 's Day Out; Edward and Gordon; Sad Story of Henry; Edward, Gordon and Henry --- Thomas the Ta... View more info

Image for Lost Horse:  Famous Horse Stories Series -by Glenn Balch

Lost Horse: Famous Horse Stories Series -by Glenn Balch

By: Balch, Glenn

Price: $13.23

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset & Dunlap / G&D, 1950 (actually About 1962 ), 1st G&D Printing: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144974


-----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to brown tweed boards, ink gift inscription on front blank endpaper, in a bright Very Good price clipped dustjacket, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Lost Horse -by Glenn Balch --a signed Copy

Lost Horse -by Glenn Balch --a signed Copy

By: Balch, Glenn (signed)

Price: $33.18

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Thomas Y Crowell, 1950, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 144975


-----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, no dustjacket, browning to blank endpapers, signed and inscribed by Balch on front blank endpaper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Ti:  A Story of San Francisco's Chinatown

Ti: A Story of San Francisco's Chinatown

By: Bamford, Mary E ( Ellen )

Price: $11.90

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: David C Cook Publishing Company, 1899, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155252


-----------hard cover, a solid Good copy, red cloth spine and tips with marbled boards, a solid Good copy, light wear and soiling, ink gift inscription dated 1908 on verso of title page, no dustjacket as issued, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Complete Book of Flower Fairies: Cicely Mary Barker ( Spring, Summer; Autumn; Winter; Garden; Trees; Wayside; Alphabet: Old Rhymes for All Times; The Fairy Necklaces )

The Complete Book of Flower Fairies: Cicely Mary Barker ( Spring, Summer; Autumn; Winter; Garden; Trees; Wayside; Alphabet: Old Rhymes for All Times; The Fairy Necklaces )

By: Barker, Cicely Mary

Price: $26.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Warne, 1996, 1st Edition Thus, Later Printing: 1996

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161708


----------hardcover, about 8 x 10.25 inches, a near Fine copy in a Very Good+dustjacket with a wee bit of light rubbing, short closed tear, 192 pages, packed with colour illustrations of Barker's charming fairies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

The Wizard of Oz; Land of Oz; Ozma of Oz; Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz; Road to Oz; Emerald City of Oz; Patchwork Girl of Oz; -7 Volumes -L Frank Baum

By: Baum, L. Frank ( Lyman ) (aka: Edith Van Dyne ) and Joan D Vinge (Intro By Jame sThurber )

Price: $53.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York:Del Rey ( Ballantine ), 1979, 1st Del Rey Edition, First Printings for All (all are Canadian Imprints ): 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161825


-----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperbacks, all are Near Fine examples, fresh and bright, all in uniform format and condition, all sport Herring cover art, Denslow illos in book one, all others have Neill illos, all interior illos are in b&w, a nice gift worthy grouping, all of these are Vanadian imprints as stated on the copyright page otherwise they are pretty much identical to the US imprints, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and... View more info

Image for The Land of OZ -by L Frank Baum (aka: The Marvelous Land of Oz )( 1st Canadian Edition )

The Land of OZ -by L Frank Baum (aka: The Marvelous Land of Oz )( 1st Canadian Edition )

By: Baum, L. Frank ( Lyman ) (aka: Edith Van Dyne Schuyler Staunton / Suzanne Metcalf / Capt. Hugh Fitzgerald / John Estes Cook / Laura Bancroft / Floyd Akers )

Price: $23.87

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Copp Clark Co., 1904 (actually 1941 ), 1st Canadian Edition, First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157191


-----------hardcover, about 6.5 x 9 inches, overall a solid Good to very Good copy, blue cloth with colour paste-down on front board as issued, no dustjacket, second blank front endpaper has been removed, a bit of rubbing mainly to tips, colour paste-down is nice and bright, small bookseller's label on verso of front board, b&w illustartions, gift inscription on front blank endpaper is dated 1952 but as per the Bienvenue/Schmidt OZ bibliography there were no Canadian ed... View more info

The Road to OZ ---with The Emerald City of Oz -Book 5 and 6 of the Wizard of Oz series -TWO VOLUMES

By: Baum, L. Frank, Afterword By Peter Glassman

Price: $33.18

Publisher: USA, USA: Books of Wonder / Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 1991, 1993, 1st Books of Wonder Editions, Later Printing: 1993

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159738


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, both are Near Fine copies, both in Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjackets, 16 colour plates and 90 b&w illustrations by Neill in EMERALD, 126 b&w illos in ROAD which has been printed on different coloursed paper to represent different phases of Dorothy's adventures, nice editions, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info