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DANNY AND THE DINOSAUR, An I Can Read Book.
Edition: Promotional copy for the Weekly Reader book club.
New York: Harper & Row, (1958). Hardcover - Uncommon edition with an offer to get 8 books and a free dinosaur t-shirt on the front cover, a letter to parents inside the front cover, and 16 sheets of gift certificates bound in before the text of the book itself.
Condition: Near fine in illustrated boards.Book ID: 67293More details Price: $20.00
Edition: First printing.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel by this Nobel prize winning writer, the story of the friendship of two young women, who met as twelve year old girls - both smart, both poor, both black - in a small Ohio town, but whose lives took very different paths. A pre-publication copy -laid in is a short typed note from a Knopf representative to a New York based film agency dated in November 1973, two months before the book was published, saying that "Here is the copy you asked to see . . . It will be published in January" and emphasizing that this is not an official submission. 174 pp. Dust jacket art by Wendell Minor. ISBN: 0-394-480449.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket - a tight copy with bright orange covers, and an attractive dustjacket with just a little toning to the white background on the flaps and back cover.Book ID: 56514More details Price: $800.00
Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Co., (1971.). Hardcover - An unabridged reprint of Stevenson's classic novel, illustrated with full page mauve and white drawings by David Stone, but of interest primarily as an advertising piece for Folger's Coffee (with a circle on the cover stating "Free when you buy a 2 lb can." 212 pp.
Condition: Very good in illustrated boards (peeled spot on front cover.)Book ID: 43104More details Price: $10.00