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Peter and Veronica Spring-time lessons in an old garden

By: Beech, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins Limited: 1920 ?

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 12125

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth covered boards has light spotting, corners a little bumped, gift notation on FFEP ; A tight solid book, hinges intact. Foreword by Lord Baden-Powell ; B&W Illustrations View more info

Cariboo Pony

By: Bjornson, Eleanor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books: 1981

Seller ID: 10766

ISBN: 0889820260

Condition: Very Good-


Light edge wear, bottom back corner creased ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 111 pages; A girl and her rodeo pony are at the centre of this novel for 8-12 readers View more info

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The Adventures of Binkle and Flip

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: c.1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16962

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


DJ is torn, chipped and creased, some loss top & bottom of spine, price clipped. Red paper covered boards with black titles have some tearing top & bottom of spine, water stain front board ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; This undated reprint edition was first released in the 30s View more info

Greatheart; the Salvation Hunter The Epic of a Shepherd Dog

By: Chipperfield, Joseph Eugene; Ambler, C. Gifford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: N.D.

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 13135

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped DJ chipped top edge, a little soiled, gift notation on FFEP ; DJ in Mylar, tight solid book. Undated but circa 1950 ; New Chestnut Library series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages; This story tells the story of a German Shepherd who runs away to live in the wild and in his wanderings finds a new master. Greatheart follows him into military service where he is trained as a guard dog View more info

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Strider

By: Cleary, Beverly

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Morrow Junior Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 19029

ISBN: 0688099009

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ and boards show light shelf wear, price-clipped. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This has the sturdy binding of a book bound for use in a library but is not ex-library. ; Leigh Botts #2; 8.2 X 5.9 X 0.8 inches; 179 pages; "Strider has a new habit. Whenever we stop, he places his paw on my foot. It isn't an accident because he always does it. I like to think he doesn't want to leave me. Can a stray dog change the life of a teenage boy... View more info

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Mustang Wild Spirit of the West

By: Henry, Marguerite

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Chicago, Rand Mcnally: 1966

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18784

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, worn at corners with short tear top back . ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Previous ower's name stamped top FFEP and half title page. Wraparound jacket art by Lougheed with B&W illustrations throughout, four beautiful double page colour illustrations. Gilt sticker honoring this book as recipient of the Western Heritage Award, Wrangler Trophy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 224 pages; "Horses were in Velma (Wild ... View more info

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Toad Triumphant

By: Horwood, William & Patrick Benson

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: 1st American; First Printing

Seller ID: 17648

ISBN: 0312148216

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light edgewear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.10 inches; 283 pages; "In a second sequel to Kenneth Grahame's classic The Wind in the Willows, Horwood (The Willows in Winter, 1994) revisits the River Bank and the beloved characters of Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger. Portraits of loyal Mole, practical Rat, and wise Badger remain faithfully intact (in text as well as in Benson's black-and- white ... View more info

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The Legend of Luke

By: Jacques,Brian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18920

ISBN: 0091768624

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, remainder mark bottom page edges. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Redwall #4; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 374 pages; "A chance meeting with a young hedgehog maid who is visiting Redwall Abbey reveals to Martin the Warrior a tantalising glimpse of the early life, and family, he can scarcely remember. He sets forth from the Abbey to seek the truth about the father he barely knew, accompanied by his trusty... View more info

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Just So Stories for Little Children

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, London: Folio Society: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18589

Condition: Near Fine


Folio sleeve has some staining and soiling.; A bright, solid book, as new, B&W illustrations throughout are reproduced from Kipling's original illustrations ; 9.30 X 6.30 X 0.90 inches; 189 pages; "Just so stories for little children An Unabridged, Unaltered Edition To Include The Author's Original Illustrations: How The Whale Got His Throat - How The Camel Got His Hump - How The Rhinoceros Got His Skin - How The Leopard Got His Spots - The Elephant's Child - The Sin... View more info

THE BLUE ROAN

By: Leitch, Adelaide

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Macmillan of Canada: 1971

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 10904

ISBN: 0809824175

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear to blue cloth covered boards, light wear to DJ ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; 185 pages; A horse story for 8-12 year olds View more info

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Children of the Wild

By: Roberts, Charles G. D.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1913

Edition: First Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 16073

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Dust jacket heavily chipped with some loss head of DJ spine. Book corners lightly bumped and worn. Previous owner's name store sticker on front free end paper. Light soiling of endpapers ; A tight solid book, DJ in Mylar, hinges intact. Matching illustrations of wolves hunting on paper covered boards and dust jacket, B&W frontispiece and seven B&W plates by Bransom. ; B&W Plates; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 300 pages; Primarily known for his poetry, Roberts also t... View more info

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ESCAPE FROM THE ICECAP A TALE OF HUSKIE AND SPARERIBS

By: Shurtleff, Bertrand

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6196

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Signed by Author; 282 pages; Inscribed by the author on the front free end paper. DJ scuffed, some chipping, short tears. Dust jacket in Mylar DJ unclipped. A tight solid book. Huskie and Spareribs are two huskies with WWII K-9 experience. They are called upon again in a dramatic rescue. View more info