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Bingleman's Midway

By: Ackerman, Karen; Barry Moser (Illustrator)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania, Boyds Mills Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 21364

ISBN: 1563973669

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Moser on the title page. Top corners bumped. An Ohio farmboy meets the allure of the circus, just like his father did. ; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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The Days of the Dinosaurs

By: Anderson, Jan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 21173

ISBN: 0170065502

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Base with a small dinosaur head added, and dated in 1999. Only slight rubbing to the corners. An early title for Base, published a year before Animalia. Features several full page color plates. Additional illustrations from Sharyn Madder. ; 52 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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The Magic Hare

By: Banks, Lynne Reid; Barry Moser (Illustrator)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Morrow Junior Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 21366

ISBN: 0688108954

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Moser on the title page. Banks has taken the traditional folklore figure of the hare and fashioned her own version of the trickster character. ; 49 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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The Worst Band in the Universe

By: Base, Graeme

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1989

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21179

ISBN: 0810939983

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Base on the verso of the title page. Castigated for defying tradition and playing an original tune on his Splingtwanger, a thirteen-year-old alien leaves Planet Blipp in search of musical freedom and enters the annual Worst Band in the Universe Competition. Includes a CD of songs supposedly recorded by the bands in the story; the CD is unopened. ; Signed by Author View more info

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My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch

By: Base, Graeme

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Davis, CA, The Australian Book Source: 1988

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21181

ISBN: 0944176011

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Base in 1992 on the first page of the story. This appears to be the original Australian edition, only with an American distributor label added to the copyright page. It was reissued in 1990 by Harry N. Abrams. The author's first book, set in the Australian outback and filled with koalas, wombats, kookaburras, and other distinctly Australian wildlife.; Signed by Author View more info

My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch

By: Base, Graeme

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1990

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21182

ISBN: 0810915472

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Base on the first page of the story. The author's first book, set in the Australian outback and filled with koalas, wombats, kookaburras, and other distinctly Australian wildlife.; Signed by Author View more info

The Misadventures of Silk and Shakespeare

By: Blevins, Winfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, IL, Jameson Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17969

ISBN: 0915463261

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Blevins on the title page. Slight foxing to the dust jacket flaps. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Small Persons with Wings

By: Booraem, Ellen

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Books for Young Readers: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22513

ISBN: 0803734719

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by Booraem. A bump to the top edge of the front board, and a small crease to the back cover. When a teenage girl's grandfather dies and leaves her family his run-down inn and pub, she learns that for generations her family members have been fairy guardians.; 302 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Old Mother West Wind

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1990

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 21215

ISBN: 0805072381

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Hague on the half-title page, with an added illustration. First published in 1910, a classic featuring Peter Rabbit and company. ; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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Old Mother West Wind

By: Burgess, Thornton W.; Michael Hague (Illustrator)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1990

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 22549

ISBN: 0805072381

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Hague on the title page, with an added illustration to the half-title. First published in 1910, a classic featuring Peter Rabbit and company. ; 90 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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I Remember Grandpa

By: Capote, Truman; Barry Moser (Illustrator)

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Peachtree Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 21365

ISBN: 0934601224

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Moser on the title page. A remainder stamp to the bottom page edges. Two tiny chips to the rear panel, and the dust jacket spine is faded. A slight crease to the top of the front flap. ; Remainder; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

By: Carle, Eric

Price: $97.00

Publisher: New York, Philomel Books: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22339

ISBN: 0399208534

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Carle opposite the title page. First Printing of this edition, with new illustrations and the title's printing history label on the copyright page. Top corners slightly bumped, with rubbing to the dust jacket edges. A nick to the rear fold, and a small crease to the flap. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Gates

By: Connolly, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20956

ISBN: 0340995793

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Connolly on the title page. In illustrated boards without dust jacket, as issued. The story of a British boy, Samuel Johnson, and his dog, Boswell, who are attempting to stop the opening of the gates of hell. ; Signed by Author View more info

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A Matter of Pride

By: Crofford, Emily

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Carolrhoda Books, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22361

ISBN: 0876141718

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by Crofford at Christmas, 1981. Light rubbing to the boards and dust jacket. Publisher's price of $7.95 on the front flap. A family lives through the Great Depression on a cotton plantation in Arkansas. Illustrated by Jim LaMarche. ; 48 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born

By: Curtis, Jamie Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Joanna Cotler Books: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16903

ISBN: 006024528x

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Curtis opposite the title page. Second printing. A young girl asks her parents to tell her again the cherished family story of her birth and adoption. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Clown of God

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22521

ISBN: 0152191755

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Reprint. Briefly inscribed by De Paola in 1982. A small abrasion and a star stamp to the rear pastedown endpaper. Closed tears to the rear panel.; [48] pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $31.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22547

ISBN: 0399212582

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Briefly inscribed by dePaola on the free endpaper. Pictorial boards in matching dust jacket. Includes index; an illustrated collection of nursery rhymes, including well-known ones such as Little Boy Blue and less familiar ones such as Charlie Warlie had a cow. ; 127 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Fin M'Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $83.00

Publisher: New York, Holiday House: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 22552

ISBN: 082340384x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by dePaola, "For Sandy with love, Tomie dePaola, 1982." Rubbing and short tears to the extremities. A retelling of the Irish folklore legend.; [32] pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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Morning Girl

By: Dorris, Michael

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22070

Condition: Very Good


Briefly inscribed by Dorris. An Advance Reading Copy in illustrated wrappers. A story of a Taino girl and her brother, set in 1492 in the Bahamas. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Words with Wrinkled Knees

By: Esbensen, Barbara Juster

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22372

ISBN: 0690045042

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Inscribed by Esbensen on the half-title page, and dated in 1988. An unmarked copy with a wrinkle to the top corner. Publisher's price of $11.95 at the top of the front flap, the bottom is clipped. Animal poems illustrated by John Stadler. ; [47] pages; Signed by Author View more info