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1 Tell Time By the Sun: Maritime Pocket Sundial
Eugene, OR Authentic Models 2000 Hardcover Used: Like New like new jkt Hardcover 
no date (circa 2000), 3 1/2 inches square, compass within box circled by clock face, string attached to hinged box lid and below compass with instruction hold level in the sun and align compass north, string shadow will fall on the hours, in matching slipcase with Seize the Day as spine titles. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 , Illustrated by Ashley Ashford-Brown A Little Brown Notebook: Chaucer
London London: Indigo Press, 1994 1994 1897954220 / 9781897954225 Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 
Hardcover. Near Fine. 5 3/4". intended to be used as a journal, pages are light brown with illustrations and quotations from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales scattered throughout, leaving lots of space to add ones own tales, light brown paper over boards with illustration and title in black, black ribbon as tie-closure. Light shelf wear, light damage from label removal on upper portion of front fixed endpaper. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 BIANCO, PAMELA The Look-Inside Easter Egg
Henry Z. Walck, Inc 1952-01-01 Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
40 pages, Illustrated with charming color pictures by author, binding intact, slight bumping of corners, light soiling of cover, one back cover page lightly marked with pencil, Bound in original red cloth with black lettering, All text clean and crisp, no DJ, Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 Bollin, Herman (designed and illustrated by) Jet-O-Rama Punchout Pictures: 7 Three Dimensional Jet Plan Pictures
Racine, WI Whitman Publishing Co. 1954 First Edition Softcover Collectible: Very Good Softcover 
vintage novelty-toy book, 10 X 15 inches, each cardboard page has a scene in its own frame with the name of the plane on the frame and is made into a stand-up background for the aircraft, complete instructions, all in full color. The planes pictured are McDonnell Banshee, DeHavilland Comet, Chance Vought Cutlass, North American Sabre, Lockheed Starfire, Republic Thunderstreak, and Douglass Navy A3D-1. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Buskirk, Steve Van Jungle Rivers Pop-Up Book
MS-JHPU 2008 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
8 X 6 inches, five pop-ups of inhabitants of jungle rivers with a paragraph of information, color illuatrated paper over boards. Suitable for ages 7-8. Cover has light shelfwear, contents fine. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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6 Carolynn Geer (Illustrator) Mother Goose Sticker Fun Word Book
Maryland Dream House 1993 Softcover Used: Like New Softcover 
Fine, in Fine condition, no stamps or writing, approx. size 8 inch wide x 10 inch, over 100 stickers, bright and lively full-color illustrations and a list of sticker words, book looks close to new, sticker pages are untouched, is 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 E. C. Segar The "Pop-up" Popeye With the Hag of the Seven Seas
Pleasure Books 1935-01-01 Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
8 X 9 inches, illustrations throughout, 3 full color pop-ups, color illustrated paper over boards. All edges have some degree of wear, boards lightly soiled with a few small patches of surface missing, rear pop-up needs refolding by knowledgeable person, pages slightly age toned. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 195.00 USD
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8 Eric Van Hagen [Adapter]; Esther Poth [Illustrator]; Dick Whittington and His Cat (Pop-up Book)
Artcraft Paper Products 1940-01-01 Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
POP-up book with five 3 demensional spring-ups, edgewear to boards, one pop up taped otherwise good, no date approx 1940-1950? some soil to edges, rubbing, In plastic bag, Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 33.00 USD
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9 Gerver, Jane E., Illustrated by Mike Peterkin Sleepy Eyes
Pleasantville, NY Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest Children's Books, 1999 1999 1575843471 / 9781575843476 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 
Very Good. 7 X 9". a board book is attached to a sealed box protecting a pair of lashed eyelids that open to reveal a very realistic pair of brown eyes when the book is upright, five poems about the busy waking hours of a a rabbit, squirrel, beaver, bear, and owl are accompanied by color illustrations and the wonderful eyes peering through holes in each page. Edges have wear, rear board is slightly rubbed, one corner bumped, in stock, Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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10 Harriet Ziefert; Andrea Baruffi Where's Mommy's Truck?
Harperfestival 1992-01 0694003778 / 9780694003778 Paperback Used: Good Paperback 
pictorial paperback, full of illustrations,lift the flap pictures w/ text under them. Edges and corners slightly rubbed Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 8.00 USD
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11 Henry, Marguerite Album of Horses: A Pop-Up Book
NY Aladdin Books 1993 First Edition  Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover Ezra N. Tucker 
FIRST EDITION, 8 X 11 Inches. 12 pages of pop-ups, pull-tabs, and lift-flaps all in good working order, laminated pictorial paper over boards. Extremities lightly worn, top corners bumped, small dent to upper rear edge, surface scuffs, contents are near fine. is  
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Jeff Jurich Guess How High I Jumped to Kiss the Laughing Moon's Nose? and Other Motion Stories
Green Tiger Press 1984-03 0881380245 / 9780881380248 Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
two 5-X-5-inch flip books in box with illustrated lid, all illustrations in color. Box very lightly soiled, contents fine. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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13 Laura Dollin; Illustrator-Red Giraffe Tough Stuff: Tractor Superfuerte (Tough Stuff)
Hyperion Book CH 2003-04-01 0786819758 / 9780786819751 Hardcover Used: Very Good none Hardcover 
Text in spanish, unmarked, like new, is 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Parkstone Russian Impressionists (Post Card Book)
Parkstone Press 1997-10-01 1859954332 / 9781859954331 Card Book Read but in very good condition Light shelf wear Card Book 
Some wear to the cover, postcards are bright and unmarked, binding is holding, but cracked on the inside middle, does not impair postcards. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Peter Spier Peter Spier's Little Bible Storybooks
Doubleday Books 1983-10 0385190611 / 9780385190619  Hardcover Used: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 3" 
The Creation, Noah and Johnah, three volume set miniature books, each with accordion fold pages nestled into a cardboard shell. 1st U.S. edition. Very good condition. Light overall wear, Each book is secured with a pull tab closure, slipcase slightly worn with corner bumped and small sticker, light soil, books very good, ns juv  
Price: 98.00 USD
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16 Reinhart, Matthew, and Robert Sabuda Young Naturalist's Pop-Up Handbook: Beetles
New York, New York, U.S.A. Hyperion 2001 0786805579 / 9780786805570 First Edition Hardcover Fine Hardcover 
as published---book and shadow box containing Australian Stag beetle visible from both sides, book and shadow box in a plastic box measuring 12 X 8 1/2 inches. Book is 7 1/4 inches, packed with intricate pop-ups and pull tabs in fine condition. The plastic surface on both sides of the shadow box has scratches, otherwise in fine condition. The divided plastic box is heavily scratched, chipped at one hinge end and torn one inch at the other end. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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17 Richard Fowler Oskars pl├Ątscherndes Boot. Ein S├╝dwest- Vorlesebuch mit beweglichen Klappen
Muchen Sudwest Verlag GmbH & Co 1989 3517011444 / 9783517011448 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
color illustrated, with all flaps in working condition, German text, marker cross out atbottom of inside front cover at bottom about 1.5" otherwise fine, bright pages and cover, in stock 
Price: 28.00 USD
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18 Sue Clarke; Hilary Arnold Heaven and Earth: A Jacob's Ladder Book
Hyperion (Juv) 1995-09 0786801417 / 9780786801411 Hardcover Used: Like New Hardcover 
3 7/8 X 4 3/4 inches, padded vinyl boards, color illustrations, all pages connected at edges, color illustrated slipcase. Tells an ancient Chinese creation myth filled with magic and fantasy, brave spirits and mighty dragons, and good triumphing over evil. Constructed in the form of a 2,000-year-old Chinese toy, the Jacob's ladder. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Unknown Tender Thought (The)
NY Leavitt & Allen 1858 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
8 X 9 3/4, in decorative print on front free endpaper is: Eliza Russell Payne from her Uncle Lawrence Meem on his return from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 22, 1858, six full-page steel engravings, all page edges gilt, boards are covered with highly embossed red leather with entire front board decorated with gilt. All edges worn, backstrip missing, corners worn to board, scattered soil or foxing, otherwise contents very good. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Wilson, Janet M., illustrated by Nell F. Fisher My Brother's Drum / A Handbell for Hans
March Media / C. R. Gibson Co. 1990 1990 0837818869 / 9780837818863 Softcover Fine Softcover 
Signed by Author(s) Fine. 5 Inches. two little board books, both are SIGNED by the illustrator, full-color illustrations, gold string through a hole in upper left corner. Unusual Christmas collectibles in mint condition. va-pabx 
Price: 14.00 USD
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