Category: Animal Story


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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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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? It looks as if Strider can. He's a dog that loves to run; because of Strider, Leigh Botts finds himself running--well enoug... 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 illustrations); however, Horwood seems captivated with Grahame's own notion of ``an altered Toad,'' and much of the plot danc... View more info

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The Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter The 23 Original Peter Rabbit Books

By: Potter, Beatrix

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1989

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 19417

ISBN: 0723236186

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

DJ and boards show light shelf wear, minor creasing on DJ.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 10.2 X 7.8 X 1.2 inches; 383 pages; "Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) was an English author, illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist best known for her children's books featuring animals. Potter's artistic and literary interests were deeply influenced by fairies, fairy tales and fantasy. Her best known picture book is The Tale of Peter Rabbit which was also her first publication. The great success was followed by the number of successful chil... 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 turned a number of books about nature and animals written in fictional form from the animals point of view. View more info