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Seeing Our World

By: ADAIR, L. H. and SANDERSON, T. J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13168


Canadian Elementary school text focusing on geography. Internded for Grade 3. 152pp, profusely illstrated with b&w illus. in margins, endpaper maps. School stamps on front endpaper otherwise unmarked. Bright cloth covers with front panel illustration. Minor wear to cloth at extremities and a little soiling. Interior is bright and white with a sound binding. View more info

The Days of Bruce: A Story from Scottish History

By: AGUILAR, Grace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Seeley and Co.:

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 34977


Historical fiction for juveniles based on Scots history. Originally published in 1852 this is an undated edition from circa WWI. There is a pencil date of 1916 on the ffep. 527pp, 16pp publisher's catalog at rear. Small pencil inscription to ffeo otherwuise unmarked. Foxing to prelims, ladst few pages, top edge and fore edge. Interior is clean and bright,. Binding is tight and square with a little wear tio red cloth at corners and edges. Gilt titles and decoration to spi... View more info

America Today and Yesterday

By: AKER, Homer Ferris with HILTON, Eugene & AKER, Vanza Nielsen

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harr Wagner Publishing: 1937

Edition: Revised Second Edition

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author

Seller ID: 13183


American history textbook for lower grades. Presentation copy from one of the authors [Hilton]. 586pp, illustrated. A superior copy - very bright and fresh with a sound binding. Boards are very bright, illustration is similarly bright and there is no appreciable wear to cloth. View more info

Jo's Boys

By: ALCOTT, Louisa May

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son:

Edition: Later Reprint

Seller ID: 045484


Recounts the further adventures, successes, and failures of the numerous little men of Plumfield. An undated edition, probably from tthe 1950s - priced at 4/6. 304pp, color frontis illustration. Book is very bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, no wear to the red cloth. The attractively illustrated dustjacket is better than VG except for a small, lost chip to the top edge of the front panel. Scan available. Weight, 285g. View more info

Lulu's Library

By: ALCOTT, Louisa May

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co.:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 051273


First published in 1885, '... as a Christmas gift to my boys and girls from their old friend Aunt Jo' [Preface]. First published by Sampson Low in 1895. This edition is undated - circa 1900. Contains the following short stories - A Christmas dream. The candy country. Naughty Jocko. The skipping shoes. Cockyloo. Rosy's journey. How they ran away. The fairy box. A hole in the wall. The piggy girl. The three frogs. Baa!baa! 269 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm. Very attractiv... View more info

Elementary Composition: For Public School Grades

By: ALEXANDER, W. J.: MOWAT, A.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Educational Book Co.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037752


School manual covering 'work in Composition from the earliest period at which it may be profitably introduced, up to the time when the pupil has completed at least the earlier years of his High School course'. 220pp, illustrated with b&w photographic plates. Interior is clean and unmarked with the exception of a pupil's name and address to the ffep. Tight, square binding. Only very minor wear to the buff cloth. Only minor defects showing. Weight, 404g. View more info

Adrift in New York

By: ALGER, Horatio Jr.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Co:

Edition: Later Reprint

Seller ID: 045479


Horatio Alger Jr. novel for juveniles originally appearing in1904. This reprint is undated but circa the 1930s. Book is clean and unmarked. Pages evenly tanned as usual. Tight, square binding, no wear to the red cloth. The dustjacket is complete, clean, and unmarked, with a long closed tear to the front panel, minor edge wear and minor wear to the corners and extremities of the spine. Weight, 180g. View more info

Dancing Trails and Other Fishy Jingles

By: ALLEN, Edward W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, Mitchell Publications: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12795


Poetry for Children on a 'fishy theme' with bold, humorous illustrations. 95pp, artist illustrated. Bright internally and unmarked, with a sound binding. Minor wear to cloth at extremities, otherwise bright, clean boards. View more info

Victorian Children

By: ALLEN, Eleanor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036562


A volume in the series, 'Black's Junior Reference Books', #25, for young readers. All about Victorian Children - clothing, toys, entertainment, holidays, working children, children at school, family life etc. 64pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 344g. View more info

The Canadian Boy's Annual

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Amalgamated Press, London, ND [c.1931]:

Seller ID: 4413


Boys' Annual of Short Stories, Novelette, Articles etc. Large 8vo, 6.75"x9.25", 232pp, 4 full-page color plates, numerous b&w illustrations. Hardcover in red cloth with color illustration pasted to front. Some edge wear to cloth covers. Binding good but weakening. About VG View more info

Crackers: December 11, 1937

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: Issue No. 460

Seller ID: 17142


British juvenile pulp comic/adventure weekly. 12pp, profusely illustrated. Front & rear pages in full color, one page in 2-color and rest in b&w. Aimed at young readers of both sexes it alternates comic strips with short stories and serials. Comic has been stored flat and has retained its brightness without folds or creases. View more info

Crackers: April 24, 1937

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: Issue No. 427

Seller ID: 17143


British juvenile pulp comic/adventure weekly. 12pp, profusely illustrated. Front & rear pages in full color, one page in 2-color and rest in b&w. Aimed at young readers of both sexes it alternates comic strips with short stories and serials. Comic has been stored flat and has retained its brightness without folds or creases. Minor wear to leading edge. View more info

Crackers: March 13, 1937

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: Issue No. 421

Seller ID: 17144


British juvenile pulp comic/adventure weekly. 12pp, profusely illustrated. Front & rear pages in full color, one page in 2-color and rest in b&w. Aimed at young readers of both sexes it alternates comic strips with short stories and serials. Comic has been stored flat and has retained its brightness without folds or creases. View more info

Crackers: March 20, 1937

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: Issue No. 422

Seller ID: 17145


British juvenile pulp comic/adventure weekly. 12pp, profusely illustrated. Front & rear pages in full color, one page in 2-color and rest in b&w. Aimed at young readers of both sexes it alternates comic strips with short stories and serials. Comic has been stored flat and has retained its brightness without folds or creases. Minor wear to edges. View more info

Crackers: March 27, 1937

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: Issue No. 423

Seller ID: 17147


British juvenile pulp comic/adventure weekly. 12pp, profusely illustrated. Front & rear pages in full color, one page in 2-color and rest in b&w. Aimed at young readers of both sexes it alternates comic strips with short stories and serials. Comic has been stored flat and has retained its brightness without folds or creases. Minor wear to edges. View more info