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GREAT HIKE or The Pride of Khaki Troop, Hickory Ridge Boy Scout series #5.
Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company, nd (ca 1930). Hardcover - Includes a 32 page addendum on "Boy Scout Nature Lore - Insects of the United States" with an index. 179 pp. plus 7 pp publisher's ads.
Condition: Good overall in khaki cloth with brown lettering (usual rather severe toning to the pages, but otherwise sturdy and clean)Book ID: 74218
Edition: First printing.
Boston: Little Brown, (1967.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Eckert watches the month of May as spring arrives at Oak Lake near the Illinois-Wisconsin border. Illustrated by Karl E. Karalus. 244 pp.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (usual toning to the pages, some rubbing and wear to the dj, but a tight and clean copy.)Book ID: 75560
JOYFUL NOISE: Poems for Two Voices.
Edition: First thus- a trade paperback.
New York: Harper Collins, (1992). SIGNED - A collection of poems that celebrate the insect world, written to be spoken aloud by two voices. sometimes alternating, sometime simultaneously. Winner of the Newbery award. SIGNED and dated by Fleischman on the title page. Illustrated with full-page black and white drawings by Eric Beddows. 44 pp. plus final double page illustration. ISBN: 0-06-4460932.
Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (corners somewhat bumped).Book ID: 73672More details Price: $18.00
Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: Avon, (1998). First edition - "In an idyllic Long Island community, paleobiologist Richard Sinclair is one of the first to suspect that the environment has begun to wage bloody war on humanity. What initially appear to be random, unrelated events are, in actuality, violent eruptions in a worldwide biological chain reaction. Along with a brave group of survivors, Sinclair must learn to understand the catastrophe while it roils around them, slowly crumbling a panicked world and energizing a reactionary fringe that welcomes the apocalypse. The survival of mankind depends on finding an answer immediately - for all else is dust." Includes an "Afterword: Reality Check" and a selected bibliography, 387 pp.
Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers.Book ID: 70576