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1 Whoopee. Champion Rope Book
n.p. Treasure Chest Publications, Inc. 1936 
First Edition. Staple-bound pamphlet. Some dust soiling and light wear, light creasing, and scuffing to printed wrappers. Illustrated. A book of rope tricks, cowboy songs, and trail slang for children. The color illustration on the front cover shows a young buckaroo on horseback, tossing his rope up into the air where it spells out the word ‘Whoopee'. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 ALDRICH, H.B Air Scout
London The Epworth Press 1938 
First Edition. Decorative bookplate dated 1938. About fine bright copy with the most minor hint of edge wear in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with a few tiny chips and tears. Illustrated. An adventure story for boys involving a group of brave Boy Scouts and their discovery of a plot to injure and rob a famous airman. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 ALDRICH, H.B Air Scout
London The Epworth Press 1938 
First Edition. Very good copy with a touch of mottling to the cloth at the spine and slightly to the bottom edge of the front board in a very good slightly used bright dust jacket with some small chips and tears. Illustrated. An adventure story for boys involving a group of brave Boy Scouts and their discovery of a plot to injure and rob a famous airman. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 ARNOLD, ADELAIDE WILSON A Son of the First People
New York Macmillan 1940 
First Edition. Illustrated by Loren Barton. Near fine with a trace of edge wear in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket with a hint of darkening to the spine. The story of a young Native American boy living in Southern California. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 BANTA, N. MOORE Busy Little Brownies
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1923 
First Edition. Illustrated by Dorothy Dulin. Decorative endpapers. Very good copy with a bit of edge wear and some slight darkening to the cloth at the spine without dust jacket. A charming tale of fairy life. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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6 BAXTER, BETTY The Unseen Enemy
Chicago Goldsmith 1938 
First Edition. Very good plus copy with some minor edge wear and a bit of fading to the cloth at the top of the spine in a very good lightly used dust jacket with some small chips and tears and a shallow chip at the top of the spine. The front panel of the dust jacket has a colorful illustration of two young girls entering a storage room filled with household treasures. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 ERICKSON, PHOEBE Wildwing
New York Harper 1959 
First Edition. Very good copy with some very minor edge wear in a very good lightly dust soiled dust jacket with some small tears and tiny edge nicks and a light 1” smuge mark at the top of the front flap. Illustrated with drawings by Phoebe Erickson. The story of a young Arapahoe Indian boy who befriends a tiny orphaned colt named Bronze Feather. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 FARLEY, WALTER The Black Stallion and Satan
New York Random House 1949 
First Edition. A used copy with some fraying to the corners of the cloth and to the top and bottom edges of the spine, a bit of scuffing, and occasional marks without dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 GAG, FLAVIA Sing a Song of Seasons
New York Coward-McCann 1936 
First Edition. Written and illustrated by the youngest sister of the better-know Wanda gag. Very good in a chipped and used dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 HUGHES, DOROTHY Let's Sing Songs of California. Music and Lyrics by Dorothy Hughes
Los Angeles Kenneth Miles 1944 
First Edition. Oversize. Illustrated by Verna Bates Dunlevy. Very good bright copy with some minor edge wear in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with a touch of dust soiling and a few small tears and small nicks. A collection of songs about California for children. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 INNES, HAMMOND Saracen's Tower. By Ralph Hammond
London Collins 1952 
First Edition of the Author's Third Pseudonymous Children's Novel. Very good with a touch of light spotting to the cloth at the spine in a price-clipped dust jacket with some light creasing to the edges and a couple of tiny nicks. Young sailor Steve Garnett attempts to help save the ship “The Maid”, a 15-ton ketch, that had formerly belonged to his father when it runs afoul of smugglers off the coast of Tangier. 189 pages. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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12 KETCHUM, HANK Dennis the Menace. Who Me?
New York Random House 1962 
First Edition. Scarce hardbound issue. Very good lightly used copy with some minor edge wear in colorful glossy boards without dust jacket as issued. A collection of Dennis the Menace cartoons. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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13 MILHOUS, KATHERINE Herodia the Lovely Puppet
New York Scribners 1942 
First Edition. Illustrated with black & white and color illustrations. A life-size puppet show whose star, Herodia, is rumored to be a real girl. About fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with some small chips and tiny tears. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14 NORTON, MARY The Borrower's Aloft
New York Harcourt, Brace 1961 
First Edition - American. With illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush. Very good copy with some minor edge wear and some slight dust soiling along the bottom edge in a very good dust jacket with some slight darkening and dampstaining to the spine and faint dust soiling to the rear panel with some tiny edge nicks and tears. The continuing and charming children's story of the family of little people, the Borrowers, as they explore new realms from their hot air balloon. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 PIERCE, TAMORA Protector of the Small: First Test
New York Random House 1999 
First Edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. The story of a ten-year-old girl named Keladry of Mindalen, the daughter of nobles, who longs to become a knight, but must first prove herself to the men with whom she would serve. The front panel of the dust jacket is a colorful illustration of young Keladry with a black eye, dressed as a page, holding an orange tabby kitten in her arms with a sparrow perched on her shoulder, with the misty castle in the background. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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16 SALTEN, FELIX Bambi's Children. The Story of a Forest Family
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1939 
First Edition - American. Illustrated by Erna Pinner. Some soiling to top edge, near fine in a very good bright dust jacket with a couple of tiny chips and tears and a pair of slight indentations from a paper clip on the rear panel. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 SCHULZ, CHARLES M More Peanuts
New York Rinehart & Company 1954 
Early printing. Paperbound. The second collection of Charles M. Schultz's Peanuts comic strips. Very good plus copy with some minor edge wear and a 1/2” spot on the front cover in pictorial wrappers. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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18 SMITH, MABELL S.C Ethel Morton at Rose House
Cleveland, OH World Syndicate Publishing Co. (1930s) 
First Edition. Gift inscription. Partially erased writing to a front blank page, very good plus copy with a few tiny edge tears to the cloth at the bottom of the spine in a very good lightly used dust jacket with some tiny chips and tears. The front panel of the dust jacket is illustrated with a colorful image of two young women in a mountain setting. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 SNELL, ROY J The Galloping Ghost
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1933 
Slight tanning of the pages, else a near fine copy with a trace of shelfwear in a very good bright dust jacket with some slight fading at the spine and a few tiny tears and some minor creases at the bottom of the rear panel. A mystery story involving a young all star football player named Red Rover (based on Red Grange) who is kidnapped and the determined detective who manages to unravel the case just in time for the big game. The dust jacket is a wraparound colorful illustration of a football game in progress with Red Rover carrying the ball while in the background a man wielding a knife is being held back by the detective. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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20 WRIGHT, BETTY REN A Ghost in the Window
New York Holiday House 1987 
First Edition. Fine in a near fine bright price-clipped dust jacket with a trace of edge wear. Scarce hardbound issue. The story of Meg, a young girl whose dreams are the focus of a mystery about a man's death in a car accident who has been accused of stealing $50,000 from a bank and has chosen Meg as his way to prove his innocence from ‘the other side'. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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