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1 ADAIR, L. H. and SANDERSON, T. J. Seeing Our World
Toronto Ryerson Press 1955 First Edition Illustrated Cloth About VG No Dustjacket School Text 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hugh Weatherby 
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. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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2 AGUILAR, Grace The Days of Bruce: A Story from Scottish History
London Seeley and Co. Later Edition Cloth Good Plus to VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
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 spine are moderately faded but still clear. Weight, 696g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 AKER, Homer Ferris with HILTON, Eugene & AKER, Vanza Nielsen America Today and Yesterday
San Francisco Harr Wagner Publishing 1937 Revised Second Edition Illustrated Cloth About Fine No Dustjacket School Text 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Presentation Copy from the Author
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. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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4 ALCOTT, Louisa May Jo's Boys
London Blackie & Son Later Reprint Cloth Fine VG Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
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. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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5 ALCOTT, Louisa May Lulu's Library
London Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Edition Not Stated Illustrated Cloth VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
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 attractive, decorated covers and spine in gilt, orange, red and yellow on a green background. Scan available. Clean, unmarked interior, pages very white. Binding is tight and square, hinges sound. No wear to the cloth. Tiny, very light damp stain to the lower corner of the rear board affecting rear blank endpapers only. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 380g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 ALEXANDER, W. J.: MOWAT, A. Elementary Composition: For Public School Grades
Toronto Educational Book Co. 1912 First Edition Cloth Very Good No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
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. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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7 ALGER, Horatio Jr. Adrift in New York
Cleveland World Publishing Co Later Reprint Cloth About Fine Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
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. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 ALLEN, Edward W. Dancing Trails and Other Fishy Jingles
Seattle Mitchell Publications 1951 First Edition Illustrated Cloth VG+ Lacking Dustjacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Dorman H. Smith 
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. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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9 ALLEN, Eleanor Victorian Children
London Adam & Charles Black 1979 0713613246 / 9780713613247 Reprint Edition Laminated Boards Fine Hardcover Small Quarto 
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. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 AMALGAMATED PRESS Crackers: April 24, 1937
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 Issue No. 427 Pictorial Paper Wraps VG+ Weekly Comic 12" By 14.5" 
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. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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11 AMALGAMATED PRESS Crackers: December 11, 1937
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 Issue No. 460 Pictorial Paper Wraps VG+ Weekly Comic 12" By 14.5" 
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. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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12 AMALGAMATED PRESS Crackers: March 13, 1937
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 Issue No. 421 Pictorial Paper Wraps VG+ Weekly Comic 12" By 14.5" 
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. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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13 AMALGAMATED PRESS Crackers: March 20, 1937
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 Issue No. 422 Pictorial Paper Wraps Very Good Weekly Comic 12" By 14.5" 
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. 
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14 AMALGAMATED PRESS Crackers: March 27, 1937
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 Issue No. 423 Pictorial Paper Wraps About VG Weekly Comic 12" By 14.5" 
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. 
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15 AMALGAMATED PRESS The Canadian Boy's Annual
Amalgamated Press, London, ND [c.1931] 
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 
Price: 12.00 USD
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16 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian Eventyr. Første Samling
Copenhagen Martins Forlag 1925 1871131030 / 9781871131031 Later Edition Half Leather, Marbled Boards Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover Thick Octavo Paul V. Rubow 
Attractive, later edition of Andersen's Fairy Tales. Danish language text. Originally published in two volumes this edition contains both volume in one. 318pp and 316pp, with two tile pages and two indeces. Illustrations in b&w by Paul V. Rubow after Vilhelm Pedersen. OCLC Number: 33350984. attractively bound in half red-crimson leather. Marbled boards and endpapers. Five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles to the spine. Intermnnally unmarked, all pages very white. Bindinis tight and square. Weight, 970g. 
Price: 39.50 USD
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17 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian; BORKOWSKA, Ewa Anna Nowe szaty Cesarza
Niederwiesa, Poland Nitzsche 1971 Edition Not Stated Stiff Boards, Cloth Spine Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 17.5cm 
Tlumaczyla: Ewa Anna Borkowska. Projekt i wykonanie lalek: Hannelore Wegener. Dekoracje i fotografie: Hannelore Wegener ; Adolf Schmidt. OCLC Number: 72326133. Polish language text. [19pp, color photo ilustrations. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, tight binding. Minor wear to boards ar tips & slight surface age-soiling. Weight, 253g. 
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18 ANDRESS, J. Mace - et al Spick and Span
Boston Ginn & Co. 1949 Revised Edition of 1939/1945 Cloth Solid VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall M. C. Hoopes; F. J. Hoopes; K. Draper 
Elementary school reader. First published in 1939. This revised edition is 1949. OCLC Number: 14523381. vii, 151 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. Series Title:' Safe and healthy living'. Illustrations by Margaret C. Hoopes, Florence J. Hoopes and Kay Draper. A lightly marked school copy. No external marks. Inked-out name to the inside of both the front and rear boards. Small schhol stamp to the top margin of the title page. Very clean interior. Tight, square binding. Minor surface wear to the spine. Scan available. Weight, 317g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 ANDREW, Robert & MASON, Trisha We are their Children: Ethnic Portraits of British Columbia
Vancouver Commcept Publishing Ltd. 1977 0-88829-003-9 / 9780888290038 First Edition Printed Wraps VG+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Stories, for the juvenile market, of immigrants of various ethnic backgrounds who came to British Columbia. 162pp, illustrated, maps. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Previous owner's stamp to ffep. Weight, 350g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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20 ANON A Day With the Tiny Children
New York Saan's Publishing Co. Not Stated Printed Wraps Good VG 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Saan 103. No publication data, author , illustrator or date of issue given. Very colorful and charming illustrations with great detail are featured along with simple verses. Unpaginated [12pp]. Undated [c.1940's]. Overall a bright, clean, attractive copy with minor defects only. Staples rusted but bindi g sound. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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