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All entries are alphabetized by title and by series:

Please note that, due to the nature of their intended audience, many--if not the majority--of the books listed in this section have the owners' names written on the inside front cover or title page.

Paddington Bear: The Great Big Paddington Book by Michael Bond (1976) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Ivor Wood. 48 pages.
Collins World [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Some corner wear.)

Panchito by Loren D. Good (1955) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Nicolas. 160 pages.
Coward-McCann, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; corner blunting,
card pocket on inside cover, various library stamps.)

Panuck, Eskimo Sled Dog by Frederick Machetanz (1939) $10.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Frederick Machetanz. 96 pages.
Charles Scribner's Sons [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (General wear.)

Panuck, Eskimo Sled Dog by Frederick Machetanz (1939) $20.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Frederick Machetanz. 96 pages.
Charles Scribner's Sons [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (General wear.)
Dust Jacket is Very Good. (Edge wear, foxing.)

Papa's Panda by Nancy Willard (1977) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Lilian Hoban. 36 pages.
Harcourt-Brace-Jovanovich [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Parveen by Anne Mehdevi (1969) $5.00
Hardcover. 176 pages.
Alfred A. Knopf [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Mild edge and corner wear.)

Patriots' Gold by Virginia Frances Voight (1969) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by H. Tom Hall.
Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

Peggy Lane #1: Peggy Finds the Theater by Virginia Hughes (1962) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sergio Leone. 174 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap #4900 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Edge and corner wear, rub damage to back cover.)

A Penny for Whiffles by Dorothy Haas (1962) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Bill Rutherford and Bonnie Rutherford. 28 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #2476 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Corner wear.)

Peter and the Wolf by Robert Sargent (1968) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Robert Sargent. 48 pages. SRP: $3.95.
CBS Records [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter (1974) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard. 32 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [Printing unknown]
Book is Fine. (Some corner wear.)

Peter Rabbit Giant Treasury by Beatrix Potter (1980) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter. 92 pages.
Derrydale Books [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Phantom Brakeman and Other Railroad Stories
by Freeman Hubbard (September 1969) SOLD
Softcover. Illustrated by Jerry Robinson. 92 pages. SRP: 50¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-166 [Eighth Printing]
Book is Very Good.

Phantom by the Sea by Stephan Ryan Oliver (1983) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Cherie R. Wyman. 110 pages.
Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

Pierre, a Cautionary Tale by Maurice Sendak (1962) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak. 52 pages.
Harper & Row/Scholastic Book Services [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine.

Pilgrim Stories by Elvajean Hall and Margaret Pumphrey (October 1967) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Jon Nielsen. 142 pages. SRP: 45¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-565 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Pippi Longstocking: Pippi Goes on Board
by Astrid Lindgren (August 1967) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Nancy Seligsohn. 116 pages. SRP: 35¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-274 [Sixth Printing]
Book is Fine.

Pippi Longstocking: Pippi in the South Seas
by Astrid Lindgren (December 1967) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Louis S. Glanzman. 116 pages. SRP: 45¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-602 [Fifth Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

The Planet Poachers by A.M. Lightner (1965) $20.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Denny McMains. 188 pages. SRP: $3.50.
G.P. Putnam's Sons [First printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Ex-libris; nice save for card pocket first page.)
Dust Jacket is Fine.

Poems for Galloping Edited by Robert M. Quackenbush (1963) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Robert M. Quackenbush. 28 pages.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc. [Fifth Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Edge and corner wear, particularly along bottom of book.)

A Polar Bear Called Pingo by Ilona Koidahl (1974) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Rolf Zillmer. 48 pages.
Childrens Press [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Potawatomi Indian Summer by E. William Oldenburg (1975) SOLD
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Betty Beeby. 136 pages. SRP: $5.95.
William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint except for some writing on the front endpaper.
Dust Jacket is Very Fine Plus.

Power Boys: The Mystery of the Haunted Skyscraper by Mel Lyle (1964) $7.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Raymond Burns. 212 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Prima Ballerina by Gladys Malvern (1951) SOLD
Hardcover. 180 pages.
REC [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; some edge and corner wear, card pocket
on first page, various library stamps, Dewey number on lower spine.)

The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain (1954) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peter Spier. 240 pages.
Nelson Doubleday [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Princess and the Goblin
w/ The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald (1970) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by William Stobbs. 200 pages.
American Education Publications [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Corner wear.)

Professor Noah's Spaceship by Brian Wildsmith (1980) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith. 36 pages.
Scholastic Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Professor Wormbog's Gloomy Kerploppus by Mercer Mayer (1977) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Mercer Mayer. 28 pages.
Golden Press/Western Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Mild splitting between front cover and spine, otherwise nice.)

Puff by William Wondriska (1960) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by William Wondriska. 40 pages.
Pantheon Books [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Puff the Magic Dragon by Paul Newman (1965) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Tony Tallarico. 20 pages. SRP: 29.
Wonder Books #851 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Some mild blunting of the upper
spine and a name written in pen on the inside front cover.)

Puppy Dog Tales by Nita Jonas (1964) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Dale Maxey. 28 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Corner wear, small hole on one page.)

Quest in the Desert by Roy Chapman Andrews (1997) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. 192 pages.
The Junior Literary Guild/The Viking Press [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Corner blunting.)

The Rabbi and the Twenty-Nine Witches by Marilyn Hirsh (1976) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Marilyn Hirsh. 32 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TW-3637 [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (2" cover crease.)

The Race of the Golden Apples by Claire Martin (1991) $8.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Diane Dillon and Leo Dillon. 32 pages.
Dial Books [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine save for inscription on title page.
Dust Jacket is Fine. (Light wear, price clipped on inside fold.)

Raggedy Ann: Raggedy Andy's Stories by Johnny Gruelle (1960) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle. 96 pages.
The Bobbs-Merrill Company [Printing unknown]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Corner wear, inscription on second page, rubbing back cover.)

Raggedy Ann: Raggedy Ann Stories by Johnny Gruelle (1955) $10.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle. 96 pages.
The Bobbs-Merrill Company [Book Club Edition]
Book is Fine. (Some edge wear, writing on interior cover.)

Raggedy Ann: Raggedy Ann Stories by Johnny Gruelle (1961) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle. 96 pages. SRP: $2.75
The Bobbs-Merrill Company [Printing unknown]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Minor corner wear.)

The Rain Forest by Armstrong Sperry (1964) $8.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Armstrong Sperry. 190 pages.
The Macmillan Company [Fourth Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; card pocket, stamps, title and indicia pages stuck together.)
Dust Jacket is Very Good. (Label on spine, attached to inside back cover of book.)

The Rain Mouse by Helga Aichinger (1970) $12.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Helga Aichinger. 32 pages.
Franklin Watts, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus save for inscription on first page.

Ramona the Pest by Beverly Cleary (June 1971) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Louis Darling. 144 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-1722 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

The Rand McNally Book of Favorite Nursery Classics (circa 1970s) $12.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Anne Sellers Leaf. 108 pages. SRP: $8.95.
Rand McNally & Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine.

The Ransom Note by J.M. Goodspeed (1978) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Ray Keane. 48 pages.
Xerox Corporation [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Ransom Note by J.M. Goodspeed (1978) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Ray Keane. 48 pages.
Xerox Corporation [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

The Rattle-Rattle Train by Darlene Geis (1975) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Carl Bobertz. 20 pages. SRP: 59¢.
Wonder Books/Grosset & Dunlap [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin (1960) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sari. 282 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1634 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin (1965) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by June Goldsborough. 254 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #2720 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Red Red Roadster by Gene Olson (October 1966) SOLD
Softcover. 192 pages. SRP: 45¢.
Scholastic Book Services #T-462 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine.

Red Ryder and the Secret of Wolf Canyon by S.S. Stevens (1941) $10.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Fred Harman. 224 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #2344 [First printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Light tanning, smoke/dust shadow on spine, otherwise nice.)

Red Sun at Noon and Other Stories Edited by Stanley Pashko (October 1966) $5.00
Softcover. 128 pages. SRP: 50¢.
Key Books/Signet Books #KD-522 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Rex, King of the Deep by Gaylord du Bois and Oskar Lebeck (1941) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Alden McWilliams. 216 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Light stains to outer edges of pages, inscription on contents page.)

Rex Cole Jr. and the Grinning Ghost by Gordon Chapman (1931) $6.00
Hardcover. 208 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Minor corner wear/blunting, minor dust shadow back cover.)

The Riddle of Raven's Gulch by Mary Francis Shura (1975) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Salem Tamer. 124 pages.
Dodd, Mead & Company/Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

The Riddle of the Lonely House by Augusta Huiell Seaman (September 1964) $3.00
Originally published as The Strange Pettingill Puzzle.
Softcover. Illustrated by Charles Back. 116 pages. SRP: 35¢.
Scolastic Book Services #TX236 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Small gouge back cover, minor corner wear.)

The Riddle of the Lonely House by Augusta Huiell Seaman (December 1972) SOLD
Originally published as The Strange Pettingill Puzzle.
Softcover. Illustrated by Charles Back. 116 pages.
Scolastic Book Services #TX236 [Sixth Printing]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

Ride Like an Indian! by Henry V. Larom (1958) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Wesley Dennis. 140 pages.
Whittlesey House [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Edge and corner wear, tanning to edges of pages.)

Rip Foster Rides the Gray Planet by Blake Savage (1952) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by E. Deane Cate. 254 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Some edge/corner wear, particularly on top and bottom of spine.)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Ghost Stories and Plays (May 1968) SOLD
Softcover. Illustrated. 124 pages. SRP: 45¢.
Scholastic Book Services #T-905 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Robert Rows the River by Carolyn Haywood (1965) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Carolyn Haywood. 192 pages.
William Morrow & Company [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine.

Robin Kane #1: The Mystery of Blue Pelican
by Nicolete Meredith Stack aka Eileen Hill (1966) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sylvia Haggander. 192 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1550 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Robin Kane #2: The Mystery of The Phantom
by Nicolete Meredith Stack aka Eileen Hill (1966) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sylvia Haggander. 192 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1551 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Edge and corner wear.)

Robin Kane #2: The Mystery of The Phantom
by Nicolete Meredith Stack aka Eileen Hill (1966) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sylvia Haggander. 192 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1551 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Robin Kane #3: The Mystery of Glengary Castle
by Nicolete Meredith Stack aka Eileen Hill (1966) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sylvia Haggander. 192 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1552 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Some wear upper spine and edge.)

Robin Kane #6: The Monster of Wolf Point
by Nicolete Meredith Stack aka Eileen Hill (1971) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Katherine Sampson. 192 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Plus.

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel deFoe (1955) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Paul Frame. 284 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1611 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Nice save for corner wear.)

Robo Force Adventures: The Maxx Steele Trap by Ellen Weiss (1985) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Mones. 28 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine save for writing upper right corner first page.

Rocket Mouse by Lee Priestley (September 1966) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Prue Theobalds. 94 pages. SRP: 40¢.
Scholastic Book Services #F-611 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone Adapted by Walter B. Gibson (1963) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated.
Grosset & Dunlap #3946 [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Mild edgewear and light rub damage.)

Ronny Meets the Sasquatch by Elmay Crow (1972) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Elmay Crow. 128 pages.
Limited edition of 3000 copies.
Crow Publishing [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine. (Nice save for corner blunting.)

Roundabout Train by Betty Ren Wright (1958) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Charles Clement.
Whitman Publishing Company #2659 [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Corner wear/blunting.)

Rover's Regatta Day by Sam Smith (1977) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Sam Smith. 32 pages.
Doubleday & Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Roy Rogers and the Raiders of Sawtooth Ridge by Snowden Miller (1946) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Henry E. Vallely. 246 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Tanning of pages.)

Rumpelstiltskin by Ruth Ainsworth (1979) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Ruth Ainsworth. 20 pages.
Banner Press [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Some stress marks along spine.)

Rusty by Emmo (1966) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Emmo. 24 pages.
James & Jonathan [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Minus. (Edge wear.)

Rusty, the Pup Who Wanted Wings by Gladys Maluern and Corinne Maluern (1939) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
McLaughlin Brothers/The Little Color Classics #821 [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Plus.

Russian Folklore Series: Fenist the Falcon
by Irina Zheleznova (1977) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 12 pages.
Publisher Unknown [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Russian Folklore Series: Sister Alyonushka and Brother Ivanushka
w/ The White Duck by Irina Zheleznova (1977) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 12 pages.
Publisher Unknown [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Russian Folklore Series: The Tale of Tsarevich Ivan, the Fire-Bird and Grey Wolf
by Irina Zheleznova (1977) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 12 pages.
Publisher Unknown [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Ruth Fielding at Sunrise Farm by Alice B. Emerson (1915) $10.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated. 216 pages.
Cupples & Leon Company [First printing]
Book is Fine Minus save for book plate on first page.
Dust Jacket is Good. (Heavy edge/corner wear, some clean tape repairs,
some water staining, numerous light pen marks on back cover checklist.)

Ruth Fielding Treasure Hunting by Alice B. Emerson (1923) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 216 pages.
Cupples & Leon Company [First printing]
Book is Fine Minus.


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