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Aesop for Children

By: Aesop

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Checkerboard Press: 1984

Seller ID: 141878

ISBN: 156288039X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Top edge of cover is a bit faded. 96 pages. 9 5/8"w x 11 3/4"h. Beautiful color illustrations by Milo Winter. View more info

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Favourite Fairy Tales

By: Anderson, Hans Christian

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Collins:

Seller ID: 137418

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. The fairy tales included are The Snow Queen, The Flying Trunk, The Ugly Duckling. Glossy pictorial cover. 8 1/4"w x 10 3/4"h. Bright color illustrations. View more info

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Transformations

By: Anne Sexton

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1971

Seller ID: 137814

ISBN: 039512722X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 113 pages. "These poem-stories are a strange reenactment of seventeen Grimm fairy tales. What is most astonishing about these transformations is that they end up being as wholly personal as Anne Sexton's most intimate poems, coming curiously, for all their story-sound from a deep place." View more info

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Pretty Deadly: New Work by Michael Brennand-Wood

By: Brennand-wood, Michael

Price: $89.50

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, Naughton Gallery at Queen's University: 2009

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 144048

ISBN: 0853899614

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalog is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows a tiny bit of edge wear, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Large color prints throughout, some full page depicting embroidery/sculptural work. The theme of the exhibiton was images of needles and thread that appear in fairy tales, folklore literature and flowers. 36 pages. Stitched binding, red/pink paper covers. Signed by artist on title page. View more info

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Contes Russes

By: COLLECTIF

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Litoramasa: 1997

Seller ID: 108322

ISBN: 224445102X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Pictorial cover. Text in French. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 126 pages. View more info

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The Fire on the Mountain and Other Ethiopian Stories

By: Courlander, Harold; Wolf Leslau

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Henry Holt: 1950

Seller ID: 145460

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Front endpaper has been torn out. Full brown cloth buckram boards. Black and white and color illustrations by Robert W. Kane. View more info

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Down-Adown-Derry: A Book of Fairy Poems

By: De La Mare, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Henry Holt and Company: 1922

Seller ID: 133103

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Re-bound by library into a red patterned buckram cloth binding. 195 pages. Some fingerprints and soiling to pages. Collection of poems by English children's writer Walter de la Mare. Charming color and black-and-white illustrations by Dorothy P. Lathrop. View more info

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Pohadky Bratri Grimmu

By: Grimm

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Prague, Albatros: 1976

Seller ID: 117929

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 196 pages. Bookplate and previous owner's name inside. Small tears on dust jacket. Cute color illustrations. Text in Czech. View more info

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Sixty Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

By: Grimm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Weathervane Books: 1979

Seller ID: 145176

ISBN: 0517285258

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and tape on dust jacket. 326 pages. 7"w x 10 1/4"h. Illustrations in b&w and color by Arthur Rackham. View more info

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Hansel and Gretel

By: Grimm, William and Jacob; Humperdinck, Engelbert

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Alfrred A. Knopf: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128723

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. A lovely picture book with mostly two-tone illustrations in green and black, and some in color. Includes 4 short musical excerpts notated for piano from the opera. View more info

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Janet et Ses Amis

By: Hoyt, Janet Ralston Chase

Price: $75.00

Publisher: D. Appelton & Co.: 1875

Seller ID: 142772

Condition: Fair


Reddish brown cloth boards are worn around edges and have small tears and fraying. Long tear on spine and fraying at top and bottom of spine. Red, black, and gilt illustration and lettering on cover. Gilt side page ends. Text in French. Some smudges and tears on pages. ABC's, fairy tales, stories, and rhymes. Wonderful black and white illustrations on nearly every page. 78 pages. 8 1/4"w x 9 7/8"h. View more info

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Fireside Stories

By: Hutchinson, Virginia S.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, Minton, Balch & Company: 1927

Edition: 20th Impression

Seller ID: 129076

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Inside clean and unmarked, binding tight. 150 pages, comprising 15 fairy tales and animal stories from different European folklores. Approx. 3rd grade reading level. Mostly black and white pen illustrations, with some glossy color plates as well. Grey library binding with black and white illustrations on cover. Find out why the Bear is stumpy-tailed, and what was so wonderful about the Pot. Titty Mouse's true story also included (6th grade and older only). View more info

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Canadian Fairy Tales

By: Martin, Eva

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 139484

ISBN: 0888990308

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 124 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10 1/4"h. Tear on dust jacket. Twelve full-page color illustrations by Laszlo Gal. "Drawn from the French, Irish and British oral tradition of the people who first settled Canada, these tales were transformed by the settlers' encounter with the new land. Ture fairy tales, they document the collision of the "normal world" with the mysterious and irrational world of faerie, and confirm that Canada has its own rich magic tradition." View more info

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Through Fairy Halls of My Book House

By: Miller, Olive Beaupre (Editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Lake Bluff, IL, Book House for Children: 1971

Seller ID: 139027

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Pictorial cover. 7 1/8"w x 9 3/8"h. Book 6 in the Book House series. Profusely illustrated. View more info

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Contes De Tous Les Pays

By: Rocard, Ann

Price: $24.95

Publisher: France, Litoramasa: 1997

Seller ID: 108325

ISBN: 2244451038

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Pictorial cover. Text in French. 126 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. View more info

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Contes d'Andersen

By: Rocard, Ann

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Litoramasa: 1997

Seller ID: 108326

ISBN: 2244451011

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Slight damage to last page and endpaper - they were stuck together, then pulled apart. 126 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Pictorial cover. Text in French. View more info

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Rootabaga Stories, Part Two

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143247

ISBN: 015269062X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding Slight wear to price-clipped dust jacket. 180 pages. 8"w x 10 1/4"h. Color illustrations by Michael Hague. View more info

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Tasha Tudor's Favorite Stories

By: Tudor, Tasha

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, J.B. Lippincott: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144810

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Blue cloth spine and paper-covered boards. Price-clipped dust jacket shows small tears and edge wear, and blemish from price tag removal. 132 pages. 7 5/8"w x 9 3/4"h. Full page color illustrations. View more info