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  • DINOSAUR BONES. by Barner, Bob.
    Barner, Bob.
    DINOSAUR BONES.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2001.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "With a lively rhyming text and vibrant paper collage illustrations, author-artist Barner shakes the dust off the bones found in museums to bring dinosaurs back to life." Colorful and filled with fun dinosaur facts, SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. Square format, unpaginated. ISBN: 9780811831581.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 73253
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  • SEA BONES. by Barner, Bob.
    Barner, Bob.
    SEA BONES.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2015.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Filled with colorful illustrations and "incredible fishy facts about vertebrates, invertebrates, endoskeletons, and exoskeletons, plus an underwater informational chart" SIGNED by the author/illustrator on the title page and dated in the year of publication. Square format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-1452125008.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 72825
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  • WALK THE DOG. by Barner, Bob.
    Barner, Bob.
    WALK THE DOG.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Colorful alphabet book featuring a parade of 26 different breeds of dogs. INSCRIBED by Barner on the title page and dated in 2001. Includes facts on each breed at the end. Large square format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-8118-20874.

    Condition: Just about fine in glossy blue boards in a good only dust jacket with tears on both folds, some other minor wear.

    Book ID: 60070
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  • MAC UNDERCOVER: Mac B., Kid Spy. by Barnett, Mac.
    Barnett, Mac.
    MAC UNDERCOVER: Mac B., Kid Spy.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Scholastic / Orchard Books, (2018). Hardcover first edition - The first book in a humorous new series of early chapter books - "Before Mac Barnett was an author, he was a kid. And while he was a kid, he was a spy. Not just any spy. But a spy...for the Queen of England. . . with fascinating historical facts masterfully sprinkled throughout, this series offers adventure, intrigue, absurdity, history and humor." SIGNED by Mac Barnett on the title page. Tri-color (orange and blue) illustrations by Mike Lowery throughout. 150 pp. ISBN: 978-1338143591.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated boards.

    Book ID: 74984
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  • THE TERRIBLE TWO GET WORSE. by Barnett, Mac and Jory John
    Barnett, Mac and Jory John
    THE TERRIBLE TWO GET WORSE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Amulet Books / Harry N. Abrams, (2016). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The second book in this series for early readers about two terrible pranksters at school - a series "that celebrates inventiveness, friendship, and the power of teamwork - for good, or for terrible." SIGNED by Mac Barnett opposite the half title page. Illustrated with drawings by Kevin Cornell. 217 pp. ISBN: 978-1419716805.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated boards.

    Book ID: 75916
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  • LEO, A GHOST STORY. by Barnett, Mac; illustrated by Christian Robinson.
    Barnett, Mac; illustrated by Christian Robinson.
    LEO, A GHOST STORY.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2015) dj. SIGNED hardcover - A charming story, a collaboration between an award winning writer and illustrator. The New York Times named this one of the 10 best illustrated books of the year and it described it as having " so much depth: a fearful ghost, a take-charge girl, and interracial friendship, and a tale in which fear is integrally and sweetly tied to positive qualities of imagination." SIGNED opposite the title page by the illustrator Christian Robinson with a small drawing. The illustrations are all in shades of blue. Unpaginated. ISBN: 978-1452131566.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 65006
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  • COUNT THE MONKEYS. by Barnett, Mac, Illustrated by Kevin Cornell.
    Barnett, Mac, Illustrated by Kevin Cornell.
    COUNT THE MONKEYS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Disney / Hyperion, (2013) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A very humorous counting book, with dangers encountered on every page -from cobra snakes to lumberjacks, all of which get in the way of actually counting the monkeys. Illustrated by Kevin Cornell. SIGNED on the title page by the author, Mac Barnett. Oversized square format, unpaginated. ISBN: 9781423160656.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 58509
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  • Barnett, Mac, Illustrated by Kevin Cornell.
    COUNT THE MONKEYS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Disney / Hyperion, (2013) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A very humorous counting book, with dangers encountered on every page -from cobra snakes to lumberjacks, all of which get in the way of actually counting the monkeys. Illustrated by Kevin Cornell. SIGNED and DATED in Oct 2013 on the title page by the author, Mac Barnett. Oversized square format, unpaginated. ISBN: 9781423160656.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 58510
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  • THE DAY THE STONES WALKED: A Tale of Easter Island. by Barron, T. A.; William Low, illustrator.
    Barron, T. A.; William Low, illustrator.
    THE DAY THE STONES WALKED: A Tale of Easter Island.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Philomel Books, (2007) dj. Hardcover first edition - "Pico's father isn't like the other fathers on Easter Island. Instead of building boats or hunting octopus, he sculpts the giant stone figures that he believes, in times of trouble, will rise and walk. Impossible, thinks Pico, until the Great Wave crashes into the island." Illustrated in full color by William Low. Author's note. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-0399242632.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (crease to lower edge of back cover of dj)

    Book ID: 69016
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  • Barrow, Frances Elizabeth (1822-1894) "Aunt Fanny"
    POST-OFFICE POP-GUNS (Being the Sixth Book of the Series.)

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Sheldon & Company, 1864. Hardcover first edition - The sixth and last book in this series, one of several very popular series of books for young children written by Frances Barrow under the name "Aunt Fanny." Illustrated with two plates and one other engraving. The phrase ""Shoot folly as it flies" appears on the title page of each volume and the rather remarkable en-texte illustration of a woman firing a gun at four defiant children, while one child lies on the ground, another is falling to the ground and two others are clinging to her skirts, is also used one of more times in each volume although the phrase on each varies (in this it is "do…

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    New York: Sheldon & Company, 1864. Hardcover first edition - The sixth and last book in this series, one of several very popular series of books for young children written by Frances Barrow under the name "Aunt Fanny." Illustrated with two plates and one other engraving. The phrase ""Shoot folly as it flies" appears on the title page of each volume and the rather remarkable en-texte illustration of a woman firing a gun at four defiant children, while one child lies on the ground, another is falling to the ground and two others are clinging to her skirts, is also used one of more times in each volume although the phrase on each varies (in this it is "do as you would be done by." (p 20) One of the two plates is used as the frontispiece rather than opposite p 48 as the list of illustrations indicates.Small format. 160 pp plus 8 pp of publisher's advertisements.

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    Condition: Good condition in stamped dark green boards with gilt decorations and titling on the spine. Previous owner's name dated 1865 on title page. Some wear to the corners and ends of the spine, scattered light foxing throughout, but mostly in the margins. Reprinted many times, this is uncommon in the first edition.

    Book ID: 50877
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  • ESCAPE FROM THE CARNIVALE: A Never Land Book. by Barry, Dave and Ridley Pearson.
    Barry, Dave and Ridley Pearson.
    ESCAPE FROM THE CARNIVALE: A Never Land Book.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion Books for Children, (2006.). SIGNED first edition - The adventures of Peter Pan's friends on Mollusk Island. The second collaboration between these two authors, and the first written for younger children. SIGNED by BOTH authors - by Ridley Pearson on the half title page and by Dave Barry on the title page. Not illustrated. Disney editions. 115 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (a new copy)

    Book ID: 43043
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  • PETER AND THE SHADOW THIEVES. by Barry, Dave and Ridley Pearson.
    Barry, Dave and Ridley Pearson.
    PETER AND THE SHADOW THIEVES.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion Books for Children - Disney Editions, (2006.). SIGNED first edition - The second book in this highly praised series for older children which tells of the early adventures of Peter Pan. In this, he leaves Mollusk Island and travels with Tinkerbelle to the cold, damp and dangerous streets of London. SIGNED by Ridley Pearson on the title page. 541 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (a new copy)

    Book ID: 43044
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  • Bartlett, Margaret Farrington
    JOY MONEY

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1965. Hardcover first edition - "A lot of money is worry money, but a little money is joy money." Ways for children to earn "joy money" illustrated with drawings by Kelly Oechsli.

    Condition: VG+/VG+.

    Book ID: 8116
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  • ANIMALIA by Base, Graeme
    Base, Graeme
    ANIMALIA

    Edition: Hardcover.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1987. Hardcover - An incredibly beautiful and intricate alphabet book - a classic. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-590440861.

    Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated boards, no dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75809
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  • THE SIGN OF THE SEAHORSE: A Story of Greed and High Adventure in Two Acts. by Base, Graeme
    Base, Graeme
    THE SIGN OF THE SEAHORSE: A Story of Greed and High Adventure in Two Acts.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1992. dj. Hardcover first edition - A tale of life among the fragile but beautiful coral reefs, told in rhyme and gorgeously illustrated with Base's wonderfully detailed paintings. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-8109-38251.

    Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket (closed tear at upper edge of back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 67269
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  • Base, Graeme.
    THE WORST BAND IN THE UNIVERSE: A Totally Cosmic Musical Adventure.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1999. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - SIGNED by Base with a small drawing of an alien opposite the title page. Wonderfully humorous story told in rhyme with flamboyant colorful illustrations (including some two page spreads) of such fantastic characters as 'The Musical Inquisitor.' Bonus CD is still sealed in the original packaging at the backof the book. Large format, unpaginated (48 pp). ISBN: 0-810939983.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (as new, but with remainder line.)

    Book ID: 25059
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  • TRUCKDOGS: A Novel in Four Bites. by Base. Graeme (as told to him by his dog Molly)
    Base. Graeme (as told to him by his dog Molly)
    TRUCKDOGS: A Novel in Four Bites.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Amulet Books (Harry Abrams), (2004) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "It's an animal with an engine. Or is it a car with floppy ears and a wet nose? This is the world of TruckDogs." Illustrated with full color plates. Glossary. INSCRIBED on the half title page and signed by Base with a small drawing and dated in the year of publication. 145 pp. ISBN: 0-810950316.

    Condition: Good only (corners somewhat bumped), no dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66654
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  • AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL. by Bates, Katharine Lee; illustrated by Neil Waldman.
    Bates, Katharine Lee; illustrated by Neil Waldman.
    AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Atheneum, 1993. dj. Hardcover first edition - A beautifully illustrated version of this song,issued 100 years after the trip Bates took to Colorado and the top of Pike's Peak, which inspired her to write this. Each impressionistic painting by Waldman is a double page full color picture of one of the wonders of the United States - natural and manmade. Identification of the scenes at the back of the book; the words and music (by Samuel A. Ward) to the song printed in deep purple on lilac endpapers. Unpaginated, large format. ISBN: 0-689-318618.

    Condition: Ner fine in glossy illustrated boards in a fine dust jacket (prev owner's name, covered and inconspicuous.)

    Book ID: 35101
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  • YUMMY YOGA: Playful Poses & Tasty Treats. by Bauer, Joy; photographs by Bonnie Stephens .
    Bauer, Joy; photographs by Bonnie Stephens .
    YUMMY YOGA: Playful Poses & Tasty Treats.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams, (2019) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A fun introduction to yoga and healthy foods, illustrated with colorful photographs by Bonnie Stevens. The photographs "feature a diverse group of kids demonstrating yoga poses. On the opposite sides of the spreads, imaginatively sculpted fruits and vegetables mirror the same poses! Lift the gatefold flaps to find simple, child-friendly recipes incorporating all of the healthy ingredients featured in each photo." SIGNED on the title page by Joy Bauer. Includes additional information on the poses. Unpaginated, square format. ISBN: 978-1419738241.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 76962
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  • Baum, Betty.
    PATRICIA CROSSES TOWN.

    Edition: Illustrated library binding.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. A young black girl is sent against her wishes to a newly integrated school across town.

    Condition: Very good - some rubbing and fading to the covers, contents fine.

    Book ID: 15316
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  • THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF SANTA CLAUS. by Baum, Frank L.
    Baum, Frank L.
    THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF SANTA CLAUS.

    Edition: First thus.

    New York: Greenwich House / Crown Publishers. (1993). Hardcover - Originally published in 1902, this fantasy tells how Santa Claus was once a human foundling adopted by woodland fairies, who grew up surrounded by elves, but as he discovers the world of human beings, he is moved by the children he sees, and decides that his mission in life will be to bring joy to mortal children by making and distributing toys. Divided into his Youth, Manhood and Old Age. Facsimile edition with some of the original black-and-white illustrations by Mary Cowles Clark. Includes a new foreword by Naomi Kleinberg. xi, 206 pp. ISBN: 0-517420627.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (bit of foxing to top edge of textblock)

    Book ID: 76696
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  • THE MAGIC OF OZ. by Baum, L. Frank
    Baum, L. Frank
    THE MAGIC OF OZ.

    Edition: First thus- a trade paperback, with a full number line.

    New York: Scholastic, (1966). One of Baum's fourteen Oz books, originally published in 1919. Illustrated with black and white drawings by John R. Neill. Scholastic #TX 3330, 208 pp.

    Condition: Good overall - some toning to the pages, small chip to upper corner of front cover.

    Book ID: 76690
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  • THE MARVELLOUS LAND OF OZ. by Baum, L. Frank
    Baum, L. Frank
    THE MARVELLOUS LAND OF OZ.

    Edition: First thus.

    New York & London: Dutton / J M Dent & Sons Ltd, (1969) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second book in the Oz series, originally published in 1904, and the first printing of this edition which features a frontispiece and three internal full-page color illustrations and 47 black and white drawings by B. S. Biro. The special design of red and cream illustrated boards and endpapers was by Alexander H. Williamson. Number 78 in the C.I.C. (Children's Illustrated Classics) series. 164 pp plus 4 pp of ads for other books in this series. ISBN: 0-460050788.

    Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (some foxing to the top edge of the textblock)

    Book ID: 76691
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  • THE ROAD TO OZ. by Baum, L. Frank; afterword by Peter Glassman.
    Baum, L. Frank; afterword by Peter Glassman.
    THE ROAD TO OZ.

    Edition: First thus.

    New York: William H. Morrow / Books of Wonder, (1991) dj. Hardcover first edition - A handsome facsimile edition of this book originally published in 1909. Includes 126 of John R. Neill's original pen-and-ink drawings. New afterword for this edition by Peter Glassman. Printed on varying shades of pastel-colored paper. Top edge gilt. 267 pp. ISBN: 0-688-09997-1.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77621
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  • THE WIZARD OF OZ. by Baum, L. Frank (with an introduction by Ray Bolger.)
    Baum, L. Frank (with an introduction by Ray Bolger.)
    THE WIZARD OF OZ.

    Edition: Original book club edition - first thus.

    Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, (1978) dj. Hardcover - A special edition of this classic fantasy, with 24 photographs from the 1939 MGM movie, and an introduction by Ray Bolger, who played the Scarecrow in the film. Chapter heading illustrations by Robert Leydenfrost.

    Condition: Very good in a very good- dustjacket (prev owner's name, edgewear to dj.)

    Book ID: 13315
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  • THE PEPPERMINT PIG. by Bawden, Nina.
    Bawden, Nina.
    THE PEPPERMINT PIG.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Philadelphia: Lippincott, (1975) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - When a family moves to rural Norfolk to live with relatives (and to save money), the children find the country much more interesting than London, but the best -and the worst - thing of all, was when mother bought a little peppermint pig, the runt of the litter. INSCRIBED on the title page and dated in the year of publication, and very uncommon thus. Guardian Award Winner. Frontispiece and wraparound dust jacket art by Charles Lilly. 189 pp. ISBN: 0-397-316186.

    Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (2 inconspicuous short closed tears to upper edge of dj)

    Book ID: 67084
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  • Bayless, Julia.
    ROAR!

    Edition: First printing.

    Philadelphia: Running Press Kids, (2015) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "A moonlit tale of friendship and play" - a rambunctious lion cub tries to make new friends with the hippos and the giraffes, but roaring at them only chases them away - but then she meets a little rabbit who loves her roar and replies "more" A charming book, almost wordless. SIGNED on the front endpaper in silver with the word "Roar!" Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-0762457502.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 65039
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  • Beatty, Patricia.
    JONATHON DOWN UNDER.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Morrow, 1982. dj. Hardcover first edition - Father and son go to Australia after dreams of finding cold in California gold rush fail. Historical novel for older children set in 1849 and the 1850's. ISBN: 0-688-014674.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Some foxing to edges of text block. Toning to dj.

    Book ID: 19863
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  • ADA TWIST, SCIENTIST. by Beaty, Andrea. Illustrated by David Roberts.
    Beaty, Andrea. Illustrated by David Roberts.
    ADA TWIST, SCIENTIST.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams, (2016) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Inspired by the mathematician and computer programmer, Ada Lovelace and Marie Curie, the Nobel laureate discoverer of radium, this book is "a rollicking celebration of curiosity, the power perseverance, and the importance of asking 'Why?'" SIGNED by the author, Andrea Beatty, on the title page. Illustrated by David Roberts. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-1419721373.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated boards in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 76727
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  • Bedford , Annie North (illustrations by the Walt Disney Studio.)
    WALT DISNEY'S PLUTO PUP GOES TO SEE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Simon & Schuster, Little Golden Book, 1952. Hardcover first edition - 'A' on last page.

    Condition: Some wear to covers, prev owner's name in space provided, overall good condition.

    Book ID: 19657
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