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JUVENILE LITERATURE.

JUVENILE LITERATURE.

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201 MCDERMOTT, GERALD (AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR). The Knight Of The Lion.
Four Winds Press, NY: 1979. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good, clean reading copy. Cover is slightly frayed at top. 
A retelling of the adventures of Sir Yvain and his faithful lion, as the young knight goes through several trials to prove himself worthy of a great triumph. 
Price: 17.81 USD
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202 MCDERMOTT, GERALD (TOLD AND ILLUSTRATED BY). Jabuti: The Tortoise: A Trickster Tale From The Amazon.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2001. 0152053743 / 9780152053741 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
All the birds enjoy the songlike flute music of Jabuti, the tortoise, except Vulture, who jealous because he cannot sing, tricks Jabuti into riding his back toward a festival planned by the king of heaven. 
Price: 5.70 USD
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203 MCSWIGAN, MARIE. Three's A Crowd.
Scholastic Book Services, New York: 1966. Sixth Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Nothing separates the Faraday twins.They work together,play together - and go out only on double dates! Janet is just as pretty as Joby - and just as interested in Zip Harmon. "I never expected two such delectable young ladies in the same family," says Zip. But it can't go on forever - heartache awaits the loser! 
Price: 3.28 USD
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204 MEYER, CAROLYN; RAMSEY, MICHAEL, DODDS, GERALD AND MEYER, CAROLYN (PHOTOGRAPHS). Amish People: Plain Living In A Complex World.
Atheneum, New York: 1976. 0689500416 / 9780689500411 First Edition. A Margaret K. McElderry Book. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Good condition. Library discard 
A story about a hypothetical family in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Seventeen-year-old Samuel Beiler and his parents, brothers, sisters, and friends are not real people, but they could be. Through descriptions of their life, their work, their beliefs and customs, this thoughtful book gives a genuine understanding of what it means to be Amish. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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205 MEYERS, SUSAN; FIAMMENGHI, GIOIA (ILLUSTRATOR). P. J. Clover - Private Eye: The Case Of The Halloween Hoot.
Lodestar Books, New York: 1990. 0525672974 / 9780525672975 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy. Some coffee-like stains on quite a number of pages. Blank front endpaper missing. 
A valuable antique samovar - a Russian urn for making tea - is stolen from Park School two nights before the Halloween Hoot fundraiser. It sounds like a case for fifth-grade detectives P. J. Clover and Stacy Jones! 
Price: 1.00 USD
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206 MORRIS, JUDY. The Kid Who Ran For Principal.
Trumpet Club, New York: 1989. 0590300229 / 9780590300223 Special Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
A shy sixth grader learns to assert herself when she is encouraged to run for interim principal of her school. 
Price: 2.40 USD
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207 MOSEL, ARLENE (AS RETOLD BY) AND LENT, BLAIR (ILLUSTRATOR). Tikki Tikki Tembo.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York: 1968. 0030127114 / 9780030127113 Ninth Printing. Reinforced Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket and mylar protective cover. Fair dcondition. Library discard.. 
Two mischievous little brothers named Chang and Tikki Tikki Tembo-no sa rembochari bari ruchi-pip peri pembo and an old well play crucial roles in convincing the ancient Chinese that grand long names can be very dangerous indeed and give the illustrator plenty of opportunity to lavish his rich talents on gorgeous pen and ink and wash pictures which capture perfectly the tongue-n-cheek tone of the story. 
Price: 42.23 USD
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208 MUNRO, ROXIE. The Inside- Outside Book Of New York City.
Penguin Books, New York: 1993. 0140504540 / 9780140504545 Reprint Puffin Books Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Signed by author / artist. 
Selected as a New York Times "Best Illustrated Book of the Year." Includes color illustrations of the Empire State Building, Flatiron Building, American Museum of Natural History, Statue of Liberty, New York Stock Exchange, Subway at TinesSquare, Madison Square Garden, Avenue of the Americas at 19th Street, New York Zoological Park, New York State Theater, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and the Chrysler Building. 
Price: 59.22 USD
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209 MURDOCK, CATHERINE GILBERT. Dairy Queen.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 2006. 0618683070 / 9780618683079 Advance Reading Copy. s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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210 NEVIL, SUSAN R. The Picture Story Of The Middle East.
David McKay Company, New York: 1958. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. Library discard. 

Price: 22.09 USD
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211 NEY, JOHN. Ox Under Pressure.
J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1975. 0397316534 / 9780397316533 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. 
When he accompanies his father to Long Island, seventeen-year-old Ox is unprepared for the bittersweet experiences that folloow his meeting with an unusual girl. At once deeply serious and wildly comic, Ox Under Pressure is both a love story and a caustic portrait of an empty society redeemed only by humor, moments of real affection, and rare bursts of heroism. 
Price: 11.59 USD
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212 NIXON, JOAN LOWERY. Casey And The Great Idea.
Scholastic Book Services, New York: 1980. 0590406183 / 9780590406185 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 3.33 USD
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213 NOLEN, JERDINE; CATROW, DAVID ( ILLUSTRATED BY). Plantzilla.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2002. 0152053921 / 9780152053925 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
In a series of letters a boy, his science teacher, and his parents discuss the progress of a very unusual, sometimes frightening plant that becomes more human as the summer progresses. 
Price: 5.70 USD
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214 NORTON, MARY; KRUSH, JOE & BETH (ILLUSTRATORS). The Borrowers.
Harcourt, Orlando: 1998. 0152047379 / 9780152047375 First Harcourt Young Classics Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to emigrate from their home under the clock. "Mrs. May lived in two rooms in Kate's parents' house in London; she was, I think, some kind of relation. Her bedroom was on the first floor, and her sitting room was a room which, as part of the house, was called "the breakfast-room." And so begins this novel. "A rare and delicious addition to children's literature...deserves to take its place on the shelf of undying classics." - Louisville Courier-Journal. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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215 O'HARA, MARY; CURRY, JOHN STEUART (ILLUSTRATIONS). Thunderhead.
J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1943. A Story Press Book. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
"Within the firm walls of flesh that held him prisoner the foal kicked out angrily. He did not want to be born. The violent constrictions of the walls of his house, which came unexpectedly, disturbed his long peaceful growth and put him in a fury, and he unfolded himself and kicked again and again." And so begins this novel. 
Price: 8.80 USD
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216 OLOFSDOTTER, MARIE (TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS). Sofia And The Heartmender.
Free Spirit Publishing, Minneapolis: 1993. 0915793504 / 9780915793501 Second Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
When no one seems to understand Sofia's fear of the shadow-monsters that she sees in the dark, her heart breaks and she goes to see the Heartmender for help. 
Price: 117.90 USD
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217 ORLEANS, ILO. The First Rainbow: A Book Of Rhymes From Bible Times.
Union of American Hebrew Congregations, New York: 1954. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Library discard. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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218 PALAZZO, JANET; HALL, SUSAN (ILLUSTRATIONS). Now I Know: Our Friend The Sun.
Troll Associates, Mahwah: 1981. 0893756504 / 9780893756505 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 
Simple text and illustrations introduce the characters of the sun and its relationship. 
Price: 7.27 USD
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219 PANGALLO, MICHELLE. North American Forts And Fortifications.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 1986. 052131982X / 9780521319829 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
The historical heritage of the USA and Canada is vividly portrayed in the forts and fortresses built at strategic points across the land, scenes of many a human story and dramatic event. This book is about some of the most interesting and famous of them, which can now be visited, little changed from their days of glory. Examines thirteen North American forts, including Fort Ticonderoga, Fort Sumter, and the Alamo. 
Price: 14.44 USD
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220 PAPAJANI, JANET; PETERSEN, DAVID. I Want To Know About. Airports/ Museums.
Childrens Press, Chicago: 1983. 0516016822 / 9780516016825 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 25.18 USD
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