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Abbreviations I've used are: Ill.=illustrated or illustrator; f/p=full-page; b/w=black and white; FE=first edition (may be the first edition by this illustrator); DJ=dust jacket; o/w=otherwise; dec=decorative; Ex-lib=ex-library book with markings accordingly; FFEP=front free end papers; c=copyright; BCE=book club edition; FIAR=five-in-a-row book.

The grading I've used: Mint=like new; F=fine; VG=very good, better than average; G=good, average wear and tear; Fair, reading copy, but all there. If there are two gradings (i.e. VG/VG), the first is the book, the second the dust jacket.

Sizing is as follows: 6"-7", 16mo; 7"-8", 12mo; 8"-10", 8vo; 10"-12", 4to; larger than 12", folio.


PICTURE BOOKS – FICTION
Cooney, Barbara. LITTLE BROTHER AND LITTLE SISTER, A tale by the Brothers Grimm, retold and illustrated by Cooney. Barnes & Noblel 1982, 1999. Hardcover with dust jacket. 0760706948. Brand-New. $6.
Galdone, Paul. NURSERY CLASSICS, a Galdone Treasury. Clarion Books 2001, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Galdone. Includes The Three Little Pigs (1970); The Three Bears (1972); The Little Red Hen (1973; Cat Goes Fiddle-i-fee (1985). Delightful re-telling of four classics. 0618130462. NOT ex-lib. Like-New. $6.photo of the actual item
     
The Brothers Grimm. THE SHOEMAKER AND THE ELVES. Charles Scribner’s 1960. Hardcover with dust jacket. Charming ill. by Adrienne Adams. Book and dust jacket Very Good, previous owner’s name. $8.photo of the actual item
      
Kellogg, Steven. PAUL BUNYAN, A Tall Tale Retold and Illustrated by Kellogg. William Morrow/Atlas Editions 1982, 2000. Hardcover. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $3.50.
Lindgren, Astrid. THE TOMTEN. Coward-McCann 1967. Hardcover. Adapted by Astrid Lindgren from a poem by Viktor Rydberg. Ill. by Harald Wiberg. Every night the little Tomten trips around on his small silent feet keeping watch over the old Swedish farm. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $8.50.photo of the actual item
 
Lobel, Arnold. FABLES. Harper & Row 1980, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Lobel. 0060239735. NOT ex-lib. Book Very Good+; dust jacket has two tears. $3.50
Dr. Seuss. MY MANY COLORED DAYS. Alfred A. Knopf 1996. Hardcover with dust jacket. Signed by illustrators Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher. Die-cut dust jacket. With his usual bouncing rhyme, Seuss writes this book about feelings and moods, complemented by vivid, expressive paintings. Book and dust jacket Like-New with tiny tear in back of dust jacket. $5.photo of the actual item
  
Smith, Nora Archibald. BOYS AND GIRLS OF BOOKLAND, with color illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. Dalmation Press 2006, first published in 1923. For children, a brief introduction to David Copperfield; Little Women; Jackanapes; Hans Brinker, and others with full-page color illustration for each. Beautiful book! 1403720568. Brand-New. $7.photo of the actual item
    

PICTURE-BOOK BIOGRAPHY
Anderson, William. PIONEER GIRL, THE STORY OF LAURA INGALLS WILDER. Harper Collins SOFTCOVER 1998. Full-page color ill. by Dan Andreasen. 006446234x. Obviously never used; previous owner’s name sticker. $3.50.
d’Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar. ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Dell Yearling SOFTCOVER 1939, 1993. Like-New. Ambleside 2. 0440406900. $12.
d’Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar. BUFFALO BILL. Beautiful Feet SOFTCOVER 1952, 1997. Like-New. 0964380374. Ambleside 1. $12.
d’Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar. LEIF THE LUCKY. Beautiful Feet SOFTCOVER 1941, 1994. Like-New. 0964380307. Ambleside 2. $12.50.

CHILDREN’S NON-FICTION / HISTORICAL FICTION PICTURE BOOKS
Hest, Amy. WHEN JESSIE CAME ACROSS THE SEA. Candlewick Press SOFTCOVER 1997, 2003. Breathtaking illustrations by P. J. Lynch. Little Jessie is chosen by the Rabbi from the Jewish settlement in Eastern Europe to leave her dear grandmother and go to America to start a new life with the Rabbi’s widowed sister-in-law. Her heart breaking, she leaves her home and sails alone with the promise to bring her grandmother to America one day soon. Touching and informative story. 076361274X. Brand-New. $4.50.

INSPIRATIONAL PICTURE BOOKS
Bishop, Jennie. THE PRINCESS AND THE KISS, a Story of God’s Gift of Purity. Warner Press 1999. Hardcover. Ill. Preston Daniels. 0871628686. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.

SOFTCOVER CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS
Lindman, Maj. SNIPP, SNAPP, SNURR AND THE YELLOW SLED. Albert Whitman 1936, 1995. SOFTCOVER. 0807574996. Fine. $4.
McCloskey, Robert. BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL. Puffin SOFTCOVER 1948, 1976. Ill. McCloskey. Caldecott Honor Book 1949. Ambleside 0. CM Alveary. 014050169x. Near-Fine. $3.50.
Polacco, Patricia. TIKVAH MEANS HOPE. Doubleday SOFTCOVER 1994. Ill. by Polacco. The Jewish Sukkah proves to be a place of hope in the face of the terrible tragedy of the Oakland, California firestorm of 1992. Touching, sad story. 0375858172. Like-New. $4.
Spier, Peter. THE FOX WENT OUT ON A CHILLY NIGHT, An Old Song Illustrated by Peter Spier. Doubleday SOFTCOVER 1961. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.
Turkle, Brinton. THE ADVENTURES OF OBADIAH. The Viking Press SOFTCOVER 1972. Ill. Turkle. Fair, spine taped. Interior Good. $4.
Turkle, Brinton. RACHEL AND OBADIAH. Beautiful Feet/E. P. Dutton 1978. Ill. Turkle. 1893103188. Brand-New. $15.
Turkle, Brinton. OBADIAH THE BOLD. Beautiful Feet/Viking Press 1965, new printing. 1893103196. Brand-New. $15.
Turkle, Brinton. THY FRIEND, OBADIAH. Puffin SOFTCOVER 1969, recent printing. Ill. Turkle. 0140503935. Like-New. $6.
Ward, Lynd. THE BIGGEST BEAR. Houghton Mifflin SOFTCOVER 1952, 1980. Caldecott Medal 1953. Ill. by Lynd Ward. 0395150248. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.

POETRY FOR CHILDREN / YOUNG PEOPLE
Noyes, Alfred. THE HIGHWAYMAN. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1990, stated first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Moving narrative poem vividly brought to life with Neil Waldeman’s dramatic watercolors. Ambleside 6. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $7.photo of the actual item
     

BIOGRAPHIES FOR YOUNG READERS
Mills, Lois. THE STORY OF THE WRIGHT BROTHERS AND THEIR SISTER. Christian Liberty Press SOFTCOVER 1995. 1930092334. Brand-New. $6.50.
Step-Up Biography. MEET BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, by Maggi Scarf. Random House 1968. Pictorial hardcover. Truthquest Age of Revolution I grades K-3. NOT ex-lib. Like-New. $5.photo of the actual item
 

BIOGRAPHIES FOR OLDER CHILDREN / YOUNG ADULTS
Austen-Leigh, William and Richard. JANE AUSTEN: HER LIFE AND LETTERS, A Family Record. Barnes & Noble SOFTCOVER 2003, first published 1913. 0760783233. Very Good, previous owner’s name. $5.
Bendick, Jeanne. ARCHIMEDES AND THE DOOR OF SCIENCE. Bethlehem Books SOFTCOVER 1995, first published 1962. Living History Library. Ambleside 6. SCM. Truthquest. 1883937124. Brand-New. $12.50.
Bendick, Jeanne. GALEN AND THE GATEWAY TO SCIENCE. Bethlehem Books SOFTCOVER 2002. Living History Library. Truthquest Ancient Rome grades 4-12. 1883937752. Brand-New. $12.50.
Crockett, Davy. NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF DAVY CROCKETT OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE, by David Crockett. Applewood Books SOFTCOVER 1993, first published 1834. 1557092184. Like-New with notation of dates he lived on half-title page. $5.
Foster, Genevieve. THE WORLD OF CAPT. JOHN SMITH. Beautiful Feet SOFTCOVER 1959, later printing. Ill. by Foster. 193103005. NOT ex-lib. Very Good, cover creased. $12.
Foster, Genevieve. GEORGE WASHINGTON’S WORLD. Beautiful Feet SOFTCOVER 1941, 1997. Ill. by Foster. Ambleside 4. 096438034x. NOT ex-lib. Near-Fine. $12.
Fritz, Jean. ALEXANDER HAMILTON, THE OUTSIDER. Scholastic/Putnam’s 2011. SOFTCOVER. CM Alveary. 0142419869. Like-New. $4.50.
Latham, Jean Lee. CARRY ON, MR. BOWDITCH. Houghton Mifflin 1955, 1983. SOFTCOVER. Ambleside 5. Truthquest 4-12. 0618250743. Brand-New. $6.50.
Signature Biography. THE STORY OF DAVY CROCKETT, by Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft. Grosset & Dunlap1952. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $7.50.photo of the actual item
 
Twain, Mark. PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF JOAN OF ARC. Dover Publications SOFTCOVER 2002, first published 1896. Unabridged. Ambleside 7. 0486424596. Fine. $4.

CHRISTIAN BIOGRAPHIES
Howat, Irene. TEN GIRLS WHO CHANGED THE WORLD. Christian Focus Publications 2001. Mass market paperback. Stories of Corrie ten Boom, Mary Slessor, Joni Eareckson Tada, Isobel Khun, Amy Carmichael, etc. 1857926498. Brand-New. $3.
Trailblazer Books. DRAWN BY A CHINA MOON, Lottie Moon. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 2000. 0764222678. Good, cover creased. $3.
Trailblazer Books. KIDNAPPED BY RIVER RATS, William & Catherine Booth. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 1991. 1556612206. Like-New. $3.50.
Trailblazer Books. LISTEN FOR THE WHIPPOORWILL, Harriet Tubman. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 1993. 1556612729. Like-New. $3.50.
Trailblazer Books. THE MAYFLOWER SECRET, Governor William Bradford. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 1998. 0764220101. Like-New. $3.50.
Trailblazer Books. ROUNDUP OF THE STREET ROVERS, Charles Loring Brace. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 2001. Story of the 1854 activities of Brace among the street children of New York who were placed on orphan trains and sent West.0764222694. Like-New. $3.50.
Trailblazer Books. THE QUEEN’S SMUGGLER, William Tyndale. By Dave & Neta Jackson. Bethany House SOFTCOVER 1991. 1556612214. Like-New. $3.50.

YOUNG READERS’ AMERICAN HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY
Lincoln, Abraham. THE GETTYSBURG ADDRESS. Scholastic/Houghton Mifflin 1997. SOFTCOVER. Dramatic illustrations by Michael McCurdy. Truthquest Age of Revolution II all grades. Very Good. $4.photo of the actual item
 
Maestro, Betsy. LIBERTY OR DEATH, THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION 1753-1783. Scholastic/HarperCollins SOFTCOVER 2006. Ill. in color by Giulio Maestro. 64 pp. 0439899141. Brand-New. $4.

YOUNG READERS’ WORLD HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY
Langley, Andrew. 100 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PIRATES. Miles Kelly Publishing SOFTCOVER 2004. 47 pp. Color ill. every page. 142363630. Like-New. $3.

AMERICAN HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Emerson, Caroline D. AMERICAN PIONEERS AND PATRIOTS. Christian Liberty Press SOFTCOVER 1995. 1930092903. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $5.
Landmark Series. THE STORY OF THE PARATROOPS, by George Weller. Random House 1958. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. with photos. Ex-lib. Good. $6.

WORLD HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Landmark (World). THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES, by Gerald Gottlieb. Random House 1959. Pictorial hardcover. Truthquest Ancient Greece 3-9. Ex-lib. Good. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Landmark (World). THE CRUSADES, by Anthony West. Random House 1954. Hardcover with dust jacket. Truthquest Middle Ages grades 3-8. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket exceptionally nice. $12.50.photo of the actual item
 
Landmark (World). GENGHIS KHAN AND THE MONGOL HORDE, by Harold Lamb. Random House 1954. Hardcover with dust jacket. Truthquest Middle Ages grades 3-8. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket exceptionally nice. $9.photo of the actual item
 

ART / MUSIC FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
Duggleby, John. ARTIST IN OVERALLS, The Life of Grant Wood. Chronicle Books SOFTCOVER 2005. Fascinating story of the Iowa artist who studied and painted in Paris, but then came home to paint the land and people he knew, including the famous “American Gothic.” 0811849082. Brand-New. $5.
Raboff, Ernest. REMBRANDT. Art for Children. J. B. Lippincott 1987. Hardcover with dust jacket. Library stamp in back of book. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $7.photo of the actual item
 

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITY BOOKS / COOKBOOKS / HOBBIES / CRAFTS
Dover Coloring Book. GEORGE WASHINGTON COLORING BOOK, by Peter F. Copeland. Dover Publications SOFTCOVER 2003. 0486426475. Like-New. $3.

LIVING SCIENCE / NATURE, OTHER NON-FICTION
Christian Liberty Press. CHRISTIAN LIBERTY NATURE READER BOOK K, by Florence Lindstrom. CLP SOFTCOVER 2007. SCM. 1932971130. Fine. $5.
Halliburton, Richard. RICHARD HALLIBURTON’S BOOK OF MARVELS, THE OCCIDENT. Bobbs-Merril 1937. Hardcover, green cloth over boards. Ambleside 5. NOT ex-lib. Good+, previous owner’s name; corners worn. $16.photo of the actual item
 
Halliburton, Richard. RICHARD HALLIBURTON’S SECOND BOOK OF MARVELS, THE ORIENT. Bobbs-Merril 1938. Pictorial hardcover. Ambleside 5. NOT ex-lib. Good+, previous owner’s name; corners worn. $16.photo of the actual item
 
Peterson First Guides. CATERPILLARS, by Amy Bartlett Wright. Houghton Mifflin 1993. Pocket-size softcover. Color illustrations. The concise field guide to 120 common caterpillars of North America. 0395911842. Very Good. $3.
Wick, Walter. A DROP OF WATER, A Book of Science and Wonder. Scholastic Press 1997. Hardcover with dust jacket. Photograhs by Wick. Ambleside 3. 0590221973. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good+. $8.50.
Wiker, Benjamin D. THE MYSTERY OF THE PERIODIC TABLE. Bethlehem Books SOFTCOVER. Living History Library. Ambleside 6. 188393771X. Brand-New, still in shrinkwrap. $13.50.

EASY READERS – FICTION
Anderson, C. W. BILLY AND BLAZE. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1936, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689716087. NOT ex-lib. Near-Fine. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE AND THE FOREST FIRE. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1938, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689716052. Like-New, previous owner’s name sticker. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE FINDS THE TRAIL. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1950, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689835205. Brand-New. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE AND THUNDERBOLT. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1955, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689717121. Like-New, previous owner’s name sticker. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE AND THE MOUNTAIN LION. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1959, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689717113. Like-New, previous owner’s name sticker. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE AND THE GRAY SPOTTED PONY. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1968, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 068981741X. Brand-New. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE SHOWS THE WAY. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1969, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 0689717768. Brand-New. $4.
Anderson, C. W. BLAZE AND THE LOST QUARRY. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1991, 2000. Illustrated by Anderson. Ambleside 2, 3. 068971775x. Brand-New. $4.
McCall, Edith S. THE BUTTONS AND THE WHIRLYBIRD. Benefic Press 1959. Hardcover. Primer level. One school stamp. Near-Fine. $4.photo of the actual item
 
Parish, Peggy. THE AMELIA BEDELIA TREASURY, including Good Work Amelia Bedelia; Amelia Bedelia and the Baby; Amelia Bedelia Helps Out. Hardcover with dust jacket. Near-Fine. $5.
Wassermann, Selma and Jack. SAILOR JACK AND EDDY. Benefic Press 1961. Hardcover. Pre-primer level. No school marks. Very Good. $4.photo of the actual item
 

CHRISTIAN, INSPIRATIONAL FICTION FOR CHILDREN / YOUNG ADULTS
Martin, Mildred A. MISSIONARY STORIES WITH THE MILLERS. Green Pastures Press SOFTCOVER 1993. 0962764345. Good, cover creased. $3.
Martin, Mildred A. SCHOOL DAYS WITH THE MILLERS. Green Pastures Press SOFTCOVER 1999. 1884377017. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $5.
Martin, Mildred A. STORYTIME WITH THE MILLERS. Green Pastures Press SOFTCOVER 1994. 1884377009. Good, pencil marks erased on “Contents” page. $3.50.
Stratton-Porter, Gene. MICHAEL O’HALLORAN. Indiana University Press 1997. SOFTCOVER. Ambleside 11. 0253210453. Brand-New. $10
St. John, Patricia. TREASURES OF THE SNOW. Moody Press SOFTCOVER 1950, recent printing. 0802400086. Brand-New. $3.50.
St. John, Patricia. THREE GO SEARCHING. Moody Press SOFTCOVER 1966, recent printing. David’s father is a missionary doctor in Africa, and he and his African friend Waffi have exciting adventures as David learns to be a witness for God. 0802487483. Brand-New. $3.

CHILDREN’S/TEENS’ HISTORICAL FICTION
de Angeli, Marguerite. THE DOOR IN THE WALL. Doubleday Junior Books 1949, 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. Newbery Medal 1950. B/w illustrations by the author. Sonlight C, D. Ambleside 2. SCM. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Like-New with previous owner’s name. $8.50.
Henty, G. A. CAT OF BUBASTES, A Tale of Ancient Egypt. Dover Publications 2002, first published 1888. SOFTCOVER. Truthquest Ancient Egypt grades 7-12. 0486423638. Brand-New. $6.
Jones, Ruth Fosdick. BOY OF THE PYRAMIDS, A Mystery of Ancient Egypt. Simply Charlotte Mason 2007, first published 1950. SOFTCOVER. Truthquest Ancient Egypt grades 3-8. 1616340320. Like-New. $12.
Speare, Elizabeth George. THE BRONZE BOW. Houghton Mifflin 1961, 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. Newbery Medal 1962. Ambleside 6. SCM. 0395877695. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.

CHILDREN’S, TEENS’ FICTION / LITERATURE
Austen, Jane. MANSFIELD PARK. Book-of-the-Month Club 1996, first published 1814. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Hugh Thomson. Like-New. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
Austen, Jane. NORTHANGER ABBEY. Book-of-the-Month Club 1996, first published 1817. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Hugh Thomson. Ambleside 8, 9. Like-New. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
Burgess, Thornton. BOWSER THE HOUND. Green Meadow Series. Grosset & Dunlap 1920. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Harrison Cady. Ambleside 0. SCM. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Good+; pages tanned. $8.
de Angeli, Marguerite. COPPER-TOED BOOTS. Wayne State University Press SOFTCOVER 199, first published 1938. Ill. in color and b/w by de Angeli. Young Shad, living in 19th-century Michigan, manages to acquire the two things he wants most – copper-toed boots and a dog. 0814326544. Brand-New. $7.50.
de Angeli, Marguerite. HENNER’S LYDIA. Herald Press SOFTCOVER 1936, 1998. Ill. by de Angeli. A little Amish girl living on a farm in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, tries to finish her hooked rug (even though she would rather be doing other things) so she can take her first trip to market with her father. 0836190939. Brand-New. $7.50.
de Angeli, Marguerite. SKIPPACK SCHOOL. Herald Press SOFTCOVER 1936, 1999. Ill. by de Angeli. In a small schoolhouse in 18th century Pennsylvania, a mischievous young Eli, recently arrived with his Mennonite family from Germany, tries to adjust to his new life and his school master. Based on a true story. 0836191242. Brand-New. $12.50.
de Angeli, Marguerite. THEE, HANNAH. Herald Press SOFTCOVER 1940, 2000. Ill. by de Angeli. 9-year-old Hannah, a Quaker living in Philadelphia just before the Civil War, longs to have fashionable dresses like other girls, but comes to appreciate her heritage when her family saves the life of a runaway slave. 0836191064. Like-New. $7.
de Angeli, Marguerite. YONIE WONDERNOSE. Herald Press SOFTCOVER 1944, 1997. Ill. by de Angeli. Yonie is a curious little Amish boy who proves to be courageous and responsible when he is left in charge and discovers the barn is on fire. 0836190831. Like-New. $10.
Enright, Elizabeth. THIMBLE SUMMER. Henry Holt 1938, 2009. Newbery Medal 1939. Ambleside 4. 1435119525. Brand-New. $6.
Estes, Eleanor. THE HUNDRED DRESSES. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1944, 19971, BCE. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. Louis Slobodkin in color. Ambleside 2, 3. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $4.
Montgomery, L. M. ANNE OF THE ISLAND, An Anne of Green Gables Book. Grosset & Dunlap 1915. Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover book is green cloth over boards with black spine lettering. NOT ex-lib. Book Very Good; dust jacket has piece missing top of spine and a few short edge tears. $5.photo of the actual item
 
Shakespeare, William. ROMEO & JULIET, A Retelling by Adam McKeown. Scholastic/Sterling Publishing SOFTCOVER 2004. Ill. Peter Fiore. 94 pp. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $3.50.
Shakespeare, William. HAMLET, A Retelling by Adam McKeown. Scholastic/Sterling Publishing SOFTCOVER 2003. Ill. Sally Wren Comport. 78 pp. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $3.50.
Stratton-Porter, Gene. THE HARVESTER. Indiana University Press 1987. SOFTCOVER. 0253204577. Brand-New. $8.
Stratton-Porter, Gene. MICHAEL O’HALLORAN. Indiana University Press 1997. SOFTCOVER. Ambleside 11. 0253210453. Brand-New. $10.
Sutcliff, Rosemary. BEOWULF, Retold by Sutcliff. E. P. Dutton 1961, 1965. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Sutcliff, Rosemary. BLACK SHIPS BEFORE TROY, The Story of the Iliad. Delacorte Press 1993. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Alan Lee. CM Alveary. Ambleside 6. 0385310692. NOT ex-lib. Like-New. $10.
Sutcliff, Rosemary. THE WANDERINGS OF ODYSSEUS, The Story of the Odyssey. Delacorte Press 1996. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Alan Lee. CM Alveary. 0385322054. NOT ex-lib. Like-New. $10.
West, Jerry. THE HAPPY HOLLISTERS AND THE MYSTERY IN SKYSCRAPER CITY. Doubleday 1959. Hardcover with dust jacket. #17. NOT ex-lib. Very good. $3.50.
West, Jerry. THE HAPPY HOLLISTERS AND THE SCRET OF THE LUCKY COINS. Doubleday 1962. Hardcover with dust jacket. #22. NOT ex-lib. Very good, previous owner’s name. $3.50.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls. FARMER BOY. HarperCollins 1933, 1981. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Garth Williams. #3 in series. Ambleside 2. Like-New. $7.50.photo of the actual item
 

ANTIQUE, SIGNED, RARE AND COLLECTIBLE BOOKS
Field, Rachel. HITTY, HER FIRST HUNDRED YEARS. Macmillan 1929, 1959. Hardcover with dust jacket. Unique and charming b/w illustrations by Dorothy P. Lathrop. Newbery Medal 1930. HItty is a doll of great charm and character and these are her memoirs of travels worldwide with Phoebe Preble, for whom she was made. CM Alveary. Truthquest Age of Revolution II grades 4-10. Heart of Dakota. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good, 1/2” tear in dust jacket. $10.photo of the actual item
     
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. THE STORY OF EVANGELINE, by Clayton Edwards. With the original unabridged poem. Hampton Publishing Co./Frederick Stokes 1913. Hardcover. With six color plates by Maria Kirk. A prose rendering of Longfellow’s poem is given by Edwards in a brief historical introduction, then the beautiful complete poem “Evangeline, A Tale of Acadie.” NOT ex-lib. Sound and clean with some rippling to paste-down illustration on cover. Ambleside 3-5. $14.photo of the actual item
    

AMBLESIDE/SCM SOFTCOVERS
Alcott, Louisa May. AN OLD-FASHIONED GIRL. Puffin Classics SOFTCOVER 1996, first published 1869. Complete and unbridged. SCM. 0140374493. Like-New. $3.50.
Alcott, Louisa May. JO’S BOYS AND HOW THEY TURNED OUT. Little Brown SOFTCOVER 1886, 1994. SCM. 0316031038. Fine. $3.50.
DeJong, Meindert. THE WHEEL ON THE SCHOOL. HarperTrophy 1954, 1972. SOFTCOVER. Ill. Maurice Sendak. Ambleside 3. SCM. 0064400212. Fair, cover creased and piece torn from back corner. $2.50.
Goudge, Elizabeth. THE LITTLE WHITE HORSE. Puffin SOFTCOVER 1946, 2001. Ambleside 3. 0142300276. Brand-New. $3.50.
L’Engle, Madeleine. TIME QUINTET, Books 1-5. Farrar, Straus & Giroux SOFTCOVER 2007. A Wrinkle in Time; A Wind in the Door; A Swiftly Tilting Planet; Many Waters; An Acceptable Time. All Like-New to Brand-New. $10.photo of the actual item
 
Lovelace, Maud Hart. BETSY-TACY. HarperTrophy 1940, 2000. SOFTCOVER. Ambleside 2. Very Good. $3.
Lovelace, Maud Hart. BETSY AND TACY GO DOWNTOWN. HarperTroophy SOFTCOVER 1943, 1995. Ill. Lois Lenski. Ambleside 2. Ex-lib. Fair. $2.
MacLachlan, Patricia. CALEB’S STORY. Scholastic/HarperCollins SOFTCOVER 2001. The story of Sarah, Plain and Tall continues. Ambleside 3. 0439405432. Fine. $2.75.
Twain, Mark. A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR’S COURT. Penguin SOFTCOVER 1986, first published 1889. SCM. Ambleside 7. 0140430644. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $3.

OTHER SOFTCOVERS
Comby, Jean. HOW TO READ CHURCH HISTORY, Volume 1 From the Beginnings to the Fifteenth Century. Crossroad Publishing SOFTCOVER 1992. 0824507223. Sonlight 200. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $3.
Platt, Richard, CASTLE DIARY, The Journal of Tobias Burgess. Candlewick Press SOFTCOVER 1999. 0763621641. Good. $2.75.

RAISING, EDUCATING CHILDREN / FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS
Hatcher, Carolyn. LET THE AUTHORS SPEAK, A Guide to Worthy Books Based on Historical Setting. Old Pinnacle Publishing 1992, 1994. SOFTCOVER. 0964068125. Like-New. $6.
Hunt, Gladys. HONEY FOR A CHILD’S HEART, The Imaginative Use of Books in Family Life. Zondervan SOFTCOVER 2002. Fourth Edition. Annotated list of books for ages 0-14. 0310242460. Fine. $4.50.
Schaeffer, Edith. WHAT IS A FAMILY? Baker Book House SOFTCOVER 1975, 1996. “A family is an art form. A family is an exciting career, because an art form needs work,” Edith Schaeffer. 0801083656. Brand-New. $5.
Wilson, Elizabeth. BOOKS CHILDREN LOVE, A Guide to the Best Children’s Literature. Crossway Books SOFTCOVER 1987, 1993. Foreword by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay. 0891074414. NOT ex-lib. Ver Good. $5.

CHRISTMAS BOOKS
Tudor, Tasha, illustrator. THE CHRISTMAS CAT, by Efner Tudor Holmes (Tasha Tudor’s daughter). HarperCollins 1976, 2000. Hardcover with dust jacket. A little cat, lost and alone in the cold forest, makes a thrilling surprise on Christmas morning for two little boys in a warm, snug farmhouse. 069012675. Brand-New. $8.50.


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