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A Primer for the Use of Sunday Schools, Prepared for the General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union:

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 825


36pp. Ca. 1840's. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Includes woodcuts of St. Paul's Chapel (NY), St. Thomas' Church (NY), and St. Andrew's Church (Harlem). A good example, with alphabets, many small woodcuts, etc. From lesson 1: "Do not sin, for God can see you if you do: and if you sin, you can not go to God. All who sin are bad men; for God has bid us to do no sin.O let me not die in my sin." The wraps are tattered at the spine. Light overall soil. No prev... View more info

Evenings with the Old Story Tellers; Being a Choice Collection of Ancient Moral Tales, Etc.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Leavitt & Co.: 1849

Seller ID: 1510


155pp. The binding is pulled away from the text block, but present. Spine ends torn. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper and front pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A Dialogue Between Christ, a Youth and the Devil

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Sunday School Union: 1846

Edition: Probable 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1677


35pp. Illustrated with delightful woodcuts in text, including a great one of a kid falling headfirst out of an apple tree amongst a crowd of his friends who are leading him astray. Ah, the problems of 19th century youth--I'd trade them any day for kids hooked on meth. Corners bumped. Extremities rubbed through. Foxed. Ownership inscription on the front pastedown. Two leaves torn at the corner with no loss to the printed text. Size: 16mo View more info

The Youth's Companion November 22, 1894

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Perry Mason & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: 1714


Pagination runs 563-572. Pictorial wraps with a great ad for Hornby's Oatmeal on the back cover. Illustrated. Loaded with great ads. Articles include "Lafe Johnson's Jump" by L.J. Bates, "Polly" by Anna Fuller, "Dolly" by J.L. Harbour, "No Man's Land Adventure" by Norman West (the story of camping in the elbow of Cape Cod), "Shakespeare the Boy" by W.J. Rolfe and The Lord Mayor of London" by Henry W. Lucy. Folded across the mid... View more info

The Giant Walt Disney Word Book

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Golden Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1884


141pp Full color pictorial endpapers, full color illustrations throughout the book. BCDE inside back cover. All edges heavily rubbed color lost. Leading edge corner of front & back covers are creased and rubbed through. Tape repairs along all edges inside front and back covers. Illustrations include all old school Disney Favorites - from Mickey Mouse to Pluto, from Dumbo to Bambi. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Boys' Life Treasury, Selected by the Editors of Boys' Life

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Golden Press: 1958

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 1904


480pp. Illustrated. Printed in double columns. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Top end of spine torn away as the result of a pull tear. All edges of the text block foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Episodes of Personal Adventure in Field Flood and Forest

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son: 1880

Seller ID: 2005


256pp Illustrated frontispiece & title page. Yellow front free endpaper is missing. Some foxing to the text. Front cover rubbed through on all extremities. Bottom of spine is split in the cloth itself, doesn't extend to text. 5cm. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Bible Stories from the Old and New Testaments

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1941

Seller ID: 2213


237pp, pictorial end papers. Illustrations throughout. Browned, hinge beginning to crack (4cm up from bottom). Paper endpaper torn along hinge, fibers visible. Cover has many chips along top and bottom, spine heavily creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Old Mother Hubbard

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Bros.:

Seller ID: 2549


Unpaginted (10pp.). From the "Aunt Friendly's Colored Picture Books" series. Therefore, this was printed in the 1870's based on the McLoughlin catalogs I have seen online. Six chromolithographed illustrations. Creased. Faint pencil doodles on the front cover. Foxing. This one is quite scarce. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Amusing Alphabet

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Bros.:

Seller ID: 2550


Unpaginated. 7pp., not counting the title page. No date, but based on the McLoughlin Bros. catalogs I have seen online, and the printing style, this was made in the 1860's. The title is misprinted "Amusing Aplhabet" on the front cover. Each page contains a woodblock print illustration which is hand colored. Great Civil War era piece with a military motif for the page containing E-H. E is an ensign, F is a fort and flag and the corresponding illustration depicts e... View more info

Lectures Pour Les Enfans, Ou Choix De Petits Contes Egalement Propres a Les Amuser & De Leur Faire Aimer La Vertu, Tome Quatrieme

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Geneve, Chez Isac Bardin: 1780

Edition: Nouvelle Edition

Seller ID: 2551


235pp. Ownership inscription on the verso of the front wrap. Some other notations on the recto of both the front and back wraps. The backstrip of the wraps is lmost completely worn away (insect damage?). Wraps creased at the corners. Corners of the text block dog eared. Volume 4 only. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Golden Prize and other Stories About Horses

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Racine, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1972

Seller ID: 2643


140pp. Text yellowed with age. Edges bumped and rubbed; Corner tips rubbed through. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Book of Ponies and Riding

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1972

Seller ID: 2992


318pp Illustrated throughout with photographs and drawings. Introduction by Dorian Williams. Light shelfwear, dust wrapper has clear cover & has light glue residue. Binding tight, text clean. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Young David

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, American Bible Society: 1976

Seller ID: 2997


48pp. No marks inside, pages yellowed, corners bumped. Activity book with puzzles, coloring pages, etc. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall View more info

How to Respect and Display Our Flag U.S. Marine Corps

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 3012


32pp Color illustrations throughout. Bottom corners very lightly bumped. "Non commissioned officer in charge Marine corps recruitment substation .in Kingston NY" Stamped in ink on back cover. No other marks, text clean and bright. Binding tight. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

American Girl Go For It! Be Your Best Series

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Middleton, WI, American Girl: 2008

Seller ID: 3053


64pp. Color illustrations throughout. Corners bumped and bottom front corner is peeled back slightly. Bottom of spine heavily rubbed. Crayon scribbles and a tiny stain on inside front cover. Cards removed from the back of the book. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Was It Worth It? A Collection of International Cartoons About Columbus and His Trip to America

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: North Wales, PA, Witty World Publications: 1991

Seller ID: 3067


109pp + 2 pgs ads. Corners of front cover crease at tip. No marks, no other flaws, binding tight. Mostly black and white cartoons, several in color. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A First Discovery Book Water

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1996

Seller ID: 3073


Unpaginated. Full color glossy illustrations throughout. Spiral bound with sealed in spine. Bumped and rubbed along edges. No marks inside. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

Lincoln His Words and His World

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Country Beautiful: 1965

Seller ID: 3326


94pp. Fully illustrated. Poster laid in compliments of the Disabled American Veterans @ 1970 as new. Name plate partially removed from the copyright page. No marks inside. Corners rubbed top of spine bumped. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall View more info

Colonial Virginia A Picture Book to Remember Her By

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1986

Seller ID: 3336


unpaginated [64pp] Full color photgraphs throughout. Clean, tight binding. Top corners lightly bumped. Dust jacket slightly wrinkled on top of spine. No marks inside. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall View more info