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The Diamond Bird and Other Tales

by WAHLENBERG, Anna

Condition
Used - Very Good ++
Jacket Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1969
Binding
Hardcover
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NY: Doubleday, 1969. Bound in green cloth, stamped in red in colorful (psychedelic style) dust jacket (someone made some light marks on the wrapper. A very scarce first U.S. edition (stated) of this 165 pp. The author died in 1933. This is a re-discovery of her work in English. Fourteen tales included: The diamond bird… Read more about this item
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Cinderella

by PERRAULT Charles - Retold by C. S. EVANS

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1919
Binding
Hardcover
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CA$180.96

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London: Heinemann, 1919. Bound in decorative boards with great illustration by Rackham on the front panel, as well as througout the book. The glassine protector to the illustration on the frontispiece shows a 3/4" tear, but is whole and still protecting the color illustration. Green decorated endsheets. Uniform scuffing to extremes of book but nothing alarming. The book… Read more about this item
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Cuentos Escogidos

by Andersen, Hans Christian; Cuesta, Fernandez (trans.)

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Early Reprint
Published
1879
Binding
Hardcover
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CA$396.72

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Madrid: Gaspar, 1879. Bound in 1/4 leather with red pebbled boards (sunning to both panels). Endpapers professionally reatored and book tightened. Ex-college library, with one faint stamp at bottom of title page. 365 pp. A very early copy of this book of fairy tales by Andersen, printed in Spanish, of course. Only five (5) copies… Read more about this item
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Fairy Tales and Sketches

by ANDERSEN, Hans Christian

Condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Early Reprint
Published
1870
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Bell & Daldy, 1870. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold and black. All edges gilt (top edge faded a bit). Some scuffing to spine, but type still very readable. A handsome early copy in English of this 542 pp. book of Fairy Tales by the master storyteller. Handsome, tight copy. . Early Reprint.… Read more about this item
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The Wizard of Oz Pop-Up Book

by BAUM, L. Frank

Condition
Used - VG+
Jacket Condition
No Jacket (as published)
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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CA$26.45

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Hallmark Play Books "A stand-up story for you because you're special"; ten "page" pop-up book; one tiny torn piece (still attached) to first page.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket (as published).
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Broomsticks and Other Tales

by DE LA MARE, Walter

Condition
Used - VG Only
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1925
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Knopf, 1925. Fantasy/fairy tales bound in soiled brown buckram, sans DW; black & white designs by Bold; small book store label on rear paste down; 334pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG Only/No Jacket. Illus. by Bold.
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Master Snickup's Cloak

by THEROUX, Alexander

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
Published
1979
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780060142834
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CA$62.64

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New York: Harper & Row, 1979. A Medieval moral tale animated by the spirit of Poe and Burroughs; color.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by FROUD, Brian. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Astonishing The Gods

by OKRI, Ben

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1995
Binding
Hardcover
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LONDON: Phoenix House, 1995. True first edition; previous owners tiny name neatly penned on ffep.; tiny closed tear to top, front of DW; 158pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Golden Tales

by FRANCE, Anatole

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
Published
1927
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1927. Faded spine on DW; illustrated end-papers; black & white plates and illustrations; 352pp. Overall a stunning copy of this book in the scarce dustwrapper (beautiful despite the faded spine). A quality production. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by PATTERSON, L. A..
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Abdallah or The Four-Leaved Shamrock

by LEFEBVRE-LABOULAYE, Edouard Rene

Condition
Used - VG
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Reprint
Published
1892
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Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1892. New American Edition bound in blue buckram with gold gilt decorations; part of the "Laurel Crowned Tales" and forms a part of the collection under the title of "Laboulaye's Fairy Book"; translated by Mary L. Booth; previous owners inscription on ffep.; chapter decorations; 232pp.. Reprint. VG/No Jacket.
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