In the old days books were used to actuly torture young children filling there heads with thoughts of being eaten by rats and so on....nothing has changed.
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Five Little Peppers and How They Grew

By: Margaret Sidney

Price: $0.01

Publisher: Whitman: 1955

Seller ID: B0007DYSXA

ISBN: 1299577709

Condition: binding face gone cover loose,ex-library,from achild's library.all there great reader although near the end of it's physical life,pages yellowing


Life before the internet!! Hardcover Publisher: Whitman Publishing; Reprint Edition edition (1955) Language: English ASIN: B0007DYSXA Parcel Dimensions: 19.6 x 14.5 x 2.8 cm Shipping Weight: 340 g View more info

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The Story about Ping

By: Marjorie Flack

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Viking: 1933

Edition: 1968 26th printing

Seller ID: 0448421658

ISBN: 0448421658

Condition: very good mild young reader wear


About the book: Since 1933, The Story About Ping has captivated generations of readers, but never before has it been available in a mass-market paperback format. No one can deny the appeal of the book's hero, Ping, the spirited little duck who lives on a boat on the Yangtze River. Ping's misadventures one night while exploring the world around his home form the basis of this timeless classic, which is brought to life by Kurt Wiese's warm and poignant illustrations. View more info

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Gulliver's Travels

By: Max Fleischer and Dave Fleischer

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: fgt


Publisher: Saalfield, 1939 Ohio, New York: Saalfield, 1939. A good plus picturecover hardcover. Spine is missing, otherwise clean and intact. Cover still bright. Authorized edition adapted from Paramount's Technicolor Picture. SS23 No. 1172, copyright 1939. View more info

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Darkest Mercy (Wicked Lovely)-signed by the author

By: Melissa marr

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper: 2011

Edition: first

Seller ID: 38473847347394

ISBN: 0061659258

Condition: excellent


Hardcover, ISBN 9780061659256 Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books, 2011 Used - Good, Normalmente se envía en el plazo de 1-2 días laborable, Libro Usado en Condiciones dentro de la media. Enviado por correo aéreo desde Nueva York. Por favor tenga en cuenta 7-15 días para la entrega. Otras observaciones: Este libro puede contener o no subrayados, escritos o marcas de vario tipo y/o presentar un desgaste normal para un libro de este nivel de calificación. Excelente Atención al Cliente. View more info

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Tom, Dot and Talking Mouse and Other Bedtime Stories

By: Mrs. Frank Sittig

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY>, the Platt and Peck co.: 116

Seller ID: 78i88i8988


Seller's Description fair-good no jacket. First edition. Small 8vo. in color illustrated paper covered boards. Unpaginated (56 pp. ) With color frontispiece and one additional color plate and other full page drawings in black and white. fair to good pages,spine coming apart,pages brittle with a deep tan,some pages are loose, some offsetting to the endpapers.with design duplicating the cover, wear and chipping at the extremities and chipping at the center of the spine.and at the edges of every page,strange story about this obsessive kid that decides to remove himself from life and wind up talk... View more info

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The Story of Ferdinand

By: Munro Leaf

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1936

Edition: 3rd printing

Seller ID: 446657767668

Condition: Original grey cloth spine which has faded quite a bit,and th spine face has seperated from te spine a good 3 inches from the bottom,still hinges are strong., decorated paper-covered boards,No Dustjacket. (edges chipped,...and the corners are bumped as well.


Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, 1936. Date of Publication: 1936 Binding: hardback Description: third impression (two months after the first). Square 8vo, [70pp]. Illustrated throughout in colour by Robert Lawson. Perhaps one of the greatest books ever.Ask for more photos.. View more info

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Cup and Saucer Chemistry (Paperback) by Nathan Shalit

By: Nathan Shalit

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap: 1972

Edition: 1976

Seller ID: 9780448116907

ISBN: / 0448116901

Condition: very goo, tiny bit of foxing FEP


cool looking book,kept in great shape View more info

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Winkle, Twinkle and Lollypop

By: NINA WILCOX PUTNAM

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago, P.F.Volland co.: 1918

Edition: 26th edition

Seller ID: 45yy6y6u6u6u6

Condition: fair-boook is falling apart,I'm not sure all of the pages are there , but the beautiful prints throughout,despite the condition of the book,make this book attractive


Book is falling apart,,this strange book has these three children meet all of the different elements,despite the condition of this book there are some beautiful color plates. View more info

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Tron: A Pop-up book

By: None Noted

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little Simon / Simon & Sch: 1982

Seller ID: 9780671448516

ISBN: / 067144851X

Condition: very good


Now see things deep within the computer called TRON! View more info

Image for More buying choices for  The how and why wonder book of stars (How and why wonder books) (Paperback)  by Norman Hoss (Author)

More buying choices for The how and why wonder book of stars (How and why wonder books) (Paperback) by Norman Hoss (Author)

By: Norman Hoss

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wonderbooks: 1960

Seller ID: 5545456trtrt

Condition: very good,lite edge wear ,solid book


Product details Series: How and why wonder books Paperback: 47 pages Publisher: Distributed by Allan Publishers (1981) Language: English ISBN-10: 0824150643 ISBN-13: 978-0824150648 Package Dimensions: 10.7 x 8 x 0.3 inches Shipping Weight: 4 ounces View more info

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The Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 1: The Selfish Giant & The Star Child

By: Oscar Wilde

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NBM Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 9781561630561

ISBN: / 156163056X


About the book: Oscar Wilde was the master of the studied insult. His jabs at hypocrisy, pretense and boring conventionality still have a penetrating power. His snubs and put-downs became the talk of his time, no less by his targets than by Wilde himself. This illustrated collection features over 750 of his biting comments. View more info

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Pirate Soul

By: Pat Croce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Running Press,: 2006

Seller ID: 9780762427567

ISBN: / 0762427566

Condition: VG has all the frills


About the book: Journey through the Golden Age of Piracy (1690-1730) with one of the foremost pirate-artifact collectors and authorities. Inside this deluxe interactive adventure youll find engaging authoritative text on all facets of pirate life and history, complemented by fantastic full-color art and over 30 fun and fascinating three-dimensional features. This one-of-a-kind book-plus includes a working period compass, a replica authentic jolly roger, a fold-out treasure map, pieces of eight, period playing cards, a flask of gunpowder, a cat-o-nine-tails, Henry Everys 1696 Wanted poster... View more info

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Journey to the Center of the Earth: the Fiery Foe

By: Paul S.Newman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Whitman/Big little book:

Seller ID: 4rt44rrererefr

Condition: Very good, minor edge wear and cover rub,inside pages look good with lite tanning


You will not believe what lurks below the Earth's crust View more info

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The Naughty Nineties: A Pop-up Book for Adults

By: Pete Seymour

Price: $0.99

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 1983

Seller ID: 9780004118918 / 000411891X

ISBN: 9780004118918 / 0004

Condition: some foxing inside FC and a bit here and there within, still nice book and solid


all the pop-ups work, alot of naughty fun!! View more info

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Peter Seymour

By: Peter Seymour

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Price/Stern/Loan:

Seller ID: 9780843111712 / 0843111712

ISBN: 9780843111712 / 084

Condition: very good


fun everything works View more info

A Treasure Chest of Nursery Favorites

By: Price, Margaret Evans; Winter, Milo

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company:

Seller ID: 3433rrrr

Condition: pen named in ink FEP and some extensive coloring as well.,Spine cracked ,yet,hinges are still strong,wear to edges,no loose pages,other pages have markings,yet the text is clear and no markings.Electrical tape makes the binding


illustrated; 160 pages; 8vo, 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall View more info

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Wonderful world of horses (coloring book)

By: Rita Warner

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Troubador/Penguin Pub.: 1988

Seller ID: 0912300698

ISBN: 0843117095

Condition: unused very good shape,small mark BC


Relieve stress, enjoy your summer, unwind, chil View more info

D is for Dahl: A Gloriumptious A-Z guide to the World of Roald Dahl

By: Roald Dahl

Price: $0.33

Publisher: Viking Juvenile: 2005

Seller ID: 9780670060238 / 0670060232

ISBN: / 0670060232

Condition: exellent no picture cuz just a red b0ok w/o dj


About the book: Did you know that Roald Dahl loved chocolate, but never ate spaghetti? Or that he was a terrible speller? Or that he had four sisters? D is for Dahl is an A to Z collection of facts, trivia, and zany details that bring Roald Dahl and his memorable characters to life. Filled with Quentin Blakes illustrations plus black and white photos, each spread is exploding with information about the creator of Willie Wonka, James, and Matildafrom his family tree to the exact type of pencil he used to write his stories. Perfect for devoted fans and Dahl newcomers alike, this is a glorimpt... View more info

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by Roger McKenzie

Masters of the universe: Time Trouble by Roger McKenzie

By: Roger McKenzie

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Golden books: 1984

Seller ID: 9780307113719

Condition: very good+++++


Watch real heroes in action View more info

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The pop-up book of magic tricks

By: Ron Van Der Meer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1983

Seller ID: 9780670565085 / 0670565083

ISBN: 9780670565085 / 067


DIY magic in Pop-up form View more info