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Category: All Categories: Children's Nonfiction Books: Juv Multicultural
48 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
[FOBERG, ATI]. Mendoza, George.  
And Amedeo Asked, How Does One Become a Man.

Publisher: New York: Geogre Braziller, Inc., 1959..
First Edition Hardback. Square Octavo, Book is slightly extremity worn, and rear pastedown has a turned under corner (probably a binding flaw). Jacket has owner name on front flap; moderate extremity wear and several minor edge tears; a two inch and three inch tear bottom of front cover. Text and illustrations clean and bright; binding solid. Hardcover Hardcover Near fine/Very good-.

Appr.: | AUD 36.81 CAD 34.80 EUR 24.59 GBP 19.17 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 333.33 

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2.
[KIRK, MARIA L.]. Spyri, Johanna (translated by Elisabeth P. Stork).  
Cornelli.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1920..
First U.S. Edition Hardback. Octavo, Red cloth decorated in black and white with gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers, 8 color plates. Covers have minor soiling with spine darkened but readable. Interior clean and solid but erasure of pencil name detectable. This is not the 'gift edition' with cover pastedown. Hardcover Hardcover Very good+, None

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3.
Adams, Pam  
ALL KINDS Who Cares about Race and Colour
 Picture
Publisher: Child's Play 1989.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Shows how all people can live, work, and play together as friends without regard to skin color or race. ; Color Illustrations; Unpaginated pages

Appr.: | AUD 7.36 CAD 6.96 EUR 4.92 GBP 3.83 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 66.67 

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4.
Anno, Mitsumasa, Illustrated by: Anno, Mitsumasa  
Anno's Strange Wood - Japanese

Publisher: Kuso-kobo Japan 1977.
31 pp, green-black-wht-lavender wraparound color illustrated boards w/title blocks on spine & front lavender w/black lettering. The book publication, copyright information, and page descriptions are in Japanese. The book is a wordless book with various animals hidden in the pictures of the woods. The illustrations are in green-black and white. ca 1989 No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 109.51 CAD 103.54 EUR 73.16 GBP 57.03 JPY 8,925.00 MXN 1,115.63 ZAR 991.67 

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5.
Bleeker, Sonia Illustrator: Illustrated by Patricia Boodell  
ESKIMO Artic Hunters and Trappers

Publisher: William Morrow New York 1959.
Third Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges bumped and worn. Pencil marks and scratches on cover ; B&W Illustrations; 160 pages

Appr.: | AUD 8.59 CAD 8.12 EUR 5.74 GBP 4.47 JPY 700.00 MXN 87.50 ZAR 77.78 

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6.
Bruce, Dana and McCrady, Elizabeth F., Illustrated by: MacKnight, Ninow  
Children of Many Lands : Their Traditions, Customs and Way of Life

Publisher: Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York 1960.
unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering, has color illustrations along with black & white illustrations. Stories of 8 countries whose individual customs & traditions may disappear into standardized pattern of modern life and dress. Each story describes a typical day for the children of that land - daily tasks in which they help, their games & amusements, & interesting customs. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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7.
Bruce, Dana and McCrady, Elizabeth F., Illustrated by: MacKnight, Ninow  
Children of Many Lands : Their Traditions, Customs and Way of Life

Publisher: Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1960.
unpaginated, brown composition boards w/black lettering, has color illustrations along with black & white illustrations. Stories of 8 countries whose individual customs & traditions may disappear into standardized pattern of modern life and dress. Each story describes a typical day for the children of that land - daily tasks in which they help, their games & amusements, & interesting customs. slight wear to the corners, shaded spot on ffep where sticker used to be. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 10.38 CAD 9.81 EUR 6.93 GBP 5.41 JPY 846.00 MXN 105.75 ZAR 94.00 

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8.
Bryan, Ashley Retold by Illustrator: Illustrated by Author  
BEAT THE STORY-DRUM, PUM-PUM
 Picture
Publisher: Atheneum New York NY 1987.
Fourth Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Five traditional Nigerian tales include Hen and Frog, Why Bush Cow and Elephant are Bad Friends, The Husband Who Counted the Spoonfuls, Why Frog and Snake Never Play Together, and How Animals Got Their Tails. ; 70 pages

Appr.: | AUD 9.82 CAD 9.28 EUR 6.56 GBP 5.11 JPY 800.00 MXN 100.00 ZAR 88.89 

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9.
Carpenter, Frances, 1890-1972  
Tales of a Basque Grandmother, by Frances Carpenter; illustrated by Pedro Garmendia

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930.
xii, 271 p. col. front., illus., col. plates. 23.5 cm. "Junior Books." "First edition." Illustrated lining-papers. The first of the author's Grandmather books, this gathers stories from the Basque region of Spain. PA. Stock# 37,101. Good+, spine faded/ no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 36.81 CAD 34.80 EUR 24.59 GBP 19.17 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 333.33 

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10.
Faulkner, Georgene, Illustrated by: Richardon, Frederick  
The White Elephant and Other Tales from Old India

Publisher: The Wise-Parslow Company New York, NY 1929.
92 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering on spine & w/wht-black lettering on front w/wht illustration of elephant, color illustrated endpaper. Collection of eleven stories about India from: the White Elephant, The Grain of Corn, The timid little Rabbit to The Man who rode a Tiger. slight sunning to spine w/slight soiling to board edges. Rainbow Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 46.42 CAD 43.89 EUR 31.01 GBP 24.17 JPY 3,783.00 MXN 472.88 ZAR 420.33 

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11.
Faulkner, Georgene, Illustrated by: Richardon, Frederick  
The White Elephant and Other Tales from Old India

Publisher: The Wise-Parslow Company New York, NY 1929.
92 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering on spine & w/wht-black lettering on front w/wht illustration of elephant, color illustrated endpaper. Collection of eleven stories about India from: the White Elephant, The Grain of Corn, The timid little Rabbit to The Man who rode a Tiger. slight rubbing to spine w/some soiling to the boards, prev owner wrote on several pages, stain at top of spine on the pages Rainbow Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 26.07 CAD 24.65 EUR 17.42 GBP 13.58 JPY 2,125.00 MXN 265.63 ZAR 236.11 

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12.
Gifford, Jane and E. George Payne Illustrator: Illustrated by Joseph O'Malley  
RED FEATHER'S ADVENTURES
 Picture
Publisher: Lyons & Carnahan Chicago, IL 1958.
Thirteenth Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Some wear at edges. First few pages have some pencil marks ; Color Illustrations; 149 pages

Appr.: | AUD 18.40 CAD 17.40 EUR 12.30 GBP 9.58 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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13.
Greene, Margaret editor Illustrator: Illustrated by Kathleen Voute  
WORLD UPSIDE DOWN

Publisher: Friendship Press New York 1956.
Second Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear along edges. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 122 pages

Appr.: | AUD 14.72 CAD 13.92 EUR 9.84 GBP 7.67 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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14.
Highway, Tomson / ohci, Illustrator: Deines, Brian / osisopehikewina  
Fox on the Ice / mahkesis miskwamihk e-cipatapit
 Picture
Publisher: (Toronto): HarperCollins (2003).
ISBN: 0002255324 First Edition Quarto. Pictorial boards. [32]pp with evocative illustrations from Brian Deines' paintings. In this third book of the "Songs of the North Wind" series, Joe and Cody and their parents are fishing a frozen lake in Northern Manitoba when a red fox appears. Text is in English and Cree, Tomson Highway's first language. The author is an award-winning Canadian author and playwright. Fine in dustjacket. The verso of the jacket is a long and very beautiful poster.

Appr.: | AUD 122.70 CAD 116.01 EUR 81.97 GBP 63.90 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 1,111.11 

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15.
Holling, Holling C., Illustrated by: Holling, Holling C. & Lucille  
The Book of Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1935.
125 pp, blue cloth covered boards w/brown lettering. The book tells about the Indians of the forests & lakes, the people of the plains, the people of the Mesas & deserts, and the people of the rivers and the sea. corners some wear, the book and the endpapers were placed upside down and backwards from the covers by publisher. Early Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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16.
Holling, Holling C., Illustrated by: Holling, Holling C. & Lucille  
The Book of Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1935.
125 pp, blue cloth covered boards w/brown lettering. The book tells about the Indians of the forests & lakes, the people of the plains, the people of the Mesas & deserts, and the people of the rivers and the sea. corners some wear, some finish chipping on the boards, prev owner wrote on FPD, ffep, & verso of frontispiece. Early Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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17.
Holling, Holling C., Illustrated by: Holling, Holling C. & Lucille  
The Book of Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1935.
125 pp, blue boards w/black lettering on spine & front, black illustration on front, brown-wht illustrated endpapers, dj front panel has color illustration of an Indian on horse. The book tells about the Indians of the forests & lakes, the people of the plains, the people of the Mesas & deserts, and the people of the rivers and the sea. dj spine faded to wht & chipped, approximately 1/3 of dj spine is missing, slight corner wear. Early Edition Fair Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 99.08 CAD 93.68 EUR 66.19 GBP 51.60 JPY 8,075.00 MXN 1,009.38 ZAR 897.22 

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18.
Holling, Holling C., Illustrated by: Holling, Holling C. & Lucille  
The Book of Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1935.
125 pp, blue boards w/orange lettering, brown-tan map illustrated endpapers, six full-color illustrations, w/brown illustrations on every page of text. The book tells about the Indians of the forests & lakes, the people of the plains, the people of the Mesas & deserts, and the people of the rivers and the sea. slight corner wear, prev owner wrote on the ffep as a gift, prev store's stickers w/price sticker on the RPD, slight foxing to the verso of the ffep. Early Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 46.93 CAD 44.37 EUR 31.35 GBP 24.44 JPY 3,825.00 MXN 478.13 ZAR 425.00 

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19.
Holling, Holling C., Illustrated by: Holling, Holling C. & Lucille  
The Book of Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1935.
125 pp, blue cloth covered boards w/brown lettering. The book tells about the Indians of the forests & lakes, the people of the plains, the people of the Mesas & deserts, and the people of the rivers and the sea. corners some wear, one half inch chip at top of the spine, prev owner wrote on ffep. Early Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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20.
Holsaert, Eunice Illustrator: Illustrated by Robert Gartland  
LIFE IN THE ARTIC

Publisher: Harvey House Irvington-on Hudson 1957.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Ex-Lib

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21.
Holz, Loretta, Illustrated by: Mikolaycak, Charles  
THE CHRISTMAS SPIDER a Puppet Play from Poland & Other Traditional Games, Crafts, and Activities

Publisher: Philomel Books New York, NY 1980.
32 pp, dark grey boards & dj w/pink spine w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front & rear panels. A storycraft book to introduce children to the cultural traditions of other children around the world. The book provides directions on how creat Polish crafts such as paper cuttings, Christmas ornaments, decorated Easter eggs, and instructions for playing several favorite Polish games. small tear to the dj's top edge back and front panel bottom corner clipped. Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 13.56 CAD 12.82 EUR 9.06 GBP 7.06 JPY 1,105.00 MXN 138.13 ZAR 122.78 

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22.
Leaf, Munro; illustrated by Robert Lawson.  
Wee Gillis.

Publisher: New York: Viking Press, 1938..
First Edition Small quarto in plaid paper covered boards with yellow cloth spine. Unpaginated, but around 66 pages with full page drawings on all rectos. A delightful collaboration between Leaf, the author of 'Ferdinand' and Lawson, the Newbery Award winner for 'Rabbit Hill' in 1945 and the Caldecott in 1941 for 'They Were Strong and Good'. A sound, bright, clean copy with modest corner wear, mildly through to the boards, and some mild abrasion to the bottom edge. Interior bright and sound but with previously owner name on half title and, in small letters, at top of title page. That owner was John Orlando Northcutt who would later manage, and write a history of, the Hollywood Bowl. The jacket is moderately edge worn with minor loss of material at the front flap fold, the spine ends, and a couple of small chips at the top rear panel. There is also a long closed tear, about 5 inches, on the rear panel diagonally from the bottom of the rear flap fold. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 116.56 CAD 110.21 EUR 77.87 GBP 60.70 JPY 9,500.00 MXN 1,187.50 ZAR 1,055.56 

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23.
Lenski, Lois.  
San Francisco Boy.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1955..
First Edition Octavo in orange cloth stamped in white. 176 pages illustrated in black and white. One in a series of books telling a regional story of growing up with hardships. Lenski won the Newbery Award for Strawberry Girl, an early book in this series. This one tells the story of a boy growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown in contemporary times. Very light extremity wear to the covers; bookstore tag on front pastedown. Otherwise a clean, sound and bright copy. The jacket is lightly edge worn with some loss of surface color at extremities, and an area of pronounced toning over about a third of the front panel. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good - Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 55.21 CAD 52.20 EUR 36.89 GBP 28.75 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 500.00 

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24.
Lewis, Alfred Henry Illustrator: Illustrated by Zhenya Gay  
TREASURE IN THE ANDES
 Picture
Publisher: Abingdon-Cokesbury Press New York 1952.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ is missing small piece at top edge ; 128 pages

Appr.: | AUD 14.72 CAD 13.92 EUR 9.84 GBP 7.67 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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25.
Lindgren, Merri V. (editor).  
Multicolored Mirror: Cultural Substance in Literature for Children and Young Adults.

Publisher: Fort Atkinson, WI: Highsmith Press, [1991].
ISBN: 0917846052 Softcover Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). A clean, fresh copy.

Appr.: | AUD 20.25 CAD 19.14 EUR 13.52 GBP 10.54 JPY 1,650.00 MXN 206.25 ZAR 183.33 

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26.
Lovell, Josephine, Illustrated by: Vernam, Roger  
Eight Little Indians

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1936.
unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering & deco, white-orange illustrated endpapers, text has color illustrations and black & white illustrations. Stories about eight different Indians from various tribes. The tribes are Iroquois, Sioux, Navaho, Pueblo, Seminole, Killamook and Eskimo. corners bumped & worn, prev owners marked on ffep, No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.34 CAD 19.23 EUR 13.59 GBP 10.59 JPY 1,658.00 MXN 207.25 ZAR 184.22 

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27.
MacKenzie, Jean. , Illustrator: Tom McNeely (illustrations).  
RIVER OF STARS.
 Picture
Publisher: Toronto: McClelland & Stewart (1971)..
ISBN: 0771058128 For ages 10-12. "An exciting story of a fifteen-year old Indian boy's adventures off the coast of British Columbia" where he learns about fishing and "about being an Indian in a world of white men." 160p: illustrations; 22cm. Book: Near Very Good ex-library (library stamps, rear pocket otherwise book is clean and sound). Dustjacket: Very Good Plus (dustjacket has been protected in clear jacket, flaps are glued down to endpapers, spine and rear stickers, light sunning). Olive green hardcover. Book condition: Near Very Good ex-library. Jacket condition: Very Good.

Appr.: | AUD 10.58 CAD 10.00 EUR 7.07 GBP 5.51 JPY 862.00 MXN 107.75 ZAR 95.78 

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28.
McCrady, Elizabeth F. & verses by Goddard, Kate Cox, Illustrated by: MacKnight, Ninow  
Children of Foreign Lands

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc. New York, NY 1937.
unpaginated, green cloth boards w/black lettering & deco, illustrated endpapers. Stories about children from Norway, China, Holland, Hawaii, Japan, Siam, Spain and Arabia. boards some soiling, cornrs slight wear, prev owner wrote on ffep, light stain on fore edge of several of pages. No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 39.58 CAD 37.42 EUR 26.44 GBP 20.61 JPY 3,226.00 MXN 403.25 ZAR 358.44 

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29.
Medearis, Angela Shelf, Illustrated by: Byrd, Samuel  
Dancing with the Indians

Publisher: Holiday House New York, NY 1991.
unpaginated, quarterbound w/orange boards & brown cloth covered spine, dj glossy light blu-green w/color wraparound illustration w/blk-red lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on verso of the ffep. While attending a Seminole Indian celebration, a black family watches and joins in several exciting dances. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Printing Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good Oblong Sm8vo - from 7-1/2" to 8"

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30.
Medearis, Angela Shelf, Illustrated by: Byrd, Samuel  
Dancing with the Indians

Publisher: Holiday House New York, NY 1991.
unpaginated, quarterbound w/orange boards & brown cloth covered spine, dj glossy light blu-green w/color wraparound illustration w/blk-red lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on verso of the ffep. While attending a Seminole Indian celebration, a black family watches and joins in several exciting dances. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Printing Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ Oblong Sm8vo - from 7-1/2" to 8"

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31.
Munson, Sammye, Illustrated by: endpaper maps, photos, Illustrations  
Hej Texas, Goodbye Sweden

Publisher: Eakin Press Austin, TX 1994.
114 pp, wht-red bds w/color pictorial front. A swedish boy in early Texas. In 1880 fiftenn-year-old Carl Olsson leaves Sweden to work on his brother's farm in Texas. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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32.
Ortiz, Simon J., Illustrator: Lacapa, Michael  
The Good Rainbow Road / Rawa 'Kashtyaa'tsi Hiyaani
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Publisher: Tucson: The University of Arizona Press (2004).
ISBN: 0816523401 First Edition Oblong quarto. Pictorial boards. [64]pp with wonderful color illustrations by Native artist Michael Lacapa. A Native American tale in Keres (the language of Acoma Pueblo and six other Pueblo communities in New Mexico) and English followed by a translation into Spanish by Victor Montejo. The story of two courageous brothers who save their village by voyaging to the home of the Rain and Snow Spirits. Small sticker ffep else Fine. Dustjacket with light wear at spine tips.

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33.
Perez, Amada Irma, Illustrated by: Gonzalez, Maya Christina  
My Very Own Room : Mi Propio Cuartito

Publisher: Childrens Book Press San Francisco, CA 2000.
unpaginated, glossy yel-orange-green-blu boards & dj w/black-purple lettering w/color wraparound illustration. Bilingual book - English and Spanish. With the help of her family, a resourceful Mexican American girl realizes her dream of having a space of her own to read and to think. 5th Printing Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 18.26 CAD 17.26 EUR 12.20 GBP 9.51 JPY 1,488.00 MXN 186.00 ZAR 165.33 

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34.
Phillpotts, Eden. , Illustrator: Sheikh Ahmed (illustrations).  
THE WHITE CAMEL.
 Picture
Publisher: London: Country Life (1936)..
Eight adventures, including: The Adventure of Sir Brown, The Goat, The Battle, of Sheikh Khalid, The Dragon's Teeth, The Locusts, The Dreamer, The Simoom, The Black Camel, The Honeymoon, The Soul, The Oasis, and Three Things Happen. 165p: frontispiece + 11 full-page pencil sketches, chapter headpieces and tailpieces; 21cm. 532g. Reading Copy (well used, soiled, but intact). No dustjacket. Yellow cloth hardcover with green titles. Book condition: Reading copy. Jacket condition: no dj.

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35.
Piper, Watty, Illustrated by: Holling, Lucille W. & H. C.  
Children of Other Lands No. 100A

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1933.
unpaginated, orange cloth covered boards w/color pastedown on the front cover, five color illustrations in the text along w/numerous black-and-white illustrations. Collection of twelve stories of children of other lands from: Little Folks from the Land of Windmills, the Land of the Maple Leaf, of the Desert, the Land of the Vikings, of the Pueblos, without a country, from the South Seas, the Land of the Sombrero, the Land of the White Elephant, The Land of the Reindeer, The Land of Many People and from the Land of the Far North. some corner wear, light green stain on the front cover, prev owner wrote on the ffep and foxing to the fore edge. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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36.
Piper, Watty, Illustrated by: Holling, Lucille W. & H. C.  
Children of Other Lands No. 100A

Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc. New York, NY 1943.
unpaginated, orange cloth covered boards w/color pastedown on the front cover, five color illustrations in the text along w/numerous black-and-white illustrations. Collection of twelve stories of children of other lands from: Little Folks from the Land of Windmills, the Land of the Maple Leaf, of the Desert, the Land of the Vikings, of the Pueblos, without a Country, from the South Seas, the Land of the Sombrero, the Land of the White Elephant, The Land of the Reindeer, The Land of Many People and from the Land of the Far North. slight corner wear. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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37.
Politi, Leo.  
Pedro: The Angel of Olvera Street.

Publisher: New York: Scribner, 1946..
First Edition Octavo, about 8 inches tall, in blue cloth. Unpaginated, about 30 pages, illustrated by author. Minor shelf wear to edges. Jacket is edge chipped and missing about the bottom quarter of the front panel. Runner-up for the Caldecott award. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Poor Dustjacket

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38.
Price, Christine Illustrator: Illustrated by Author  
HAPPY DAYS A UNICEF Book of Birthdays Name Days and Growing Days
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Publisher: United Nations New York 1969.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; 128 pages

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39.
Running, Corinne, Illustrated by: Bennett, Richard  
When Coyote Walked the Earth

Publisher: Henry Holt & Co. New York, NY 1949.
71 pp, These tales are adaptations of stories that the Indians of the Pacific Northwest have told & retold for hundreds of years. Mythical tales of Grizzly, Fox, Wolf, Cougar, Beaver, Elk, Weasel, and especially of Coyote, who was chosen leader of them all. dj one inch chip missing at bottom of the spine, small chips along the edges of edges of the dj, small three eights inch chip missing top of spine. First Edition Fair-good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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40.
Sasek, Miroslav, Illustrated by: Sasek, Miroslav  
This is Israel

Publisher: The Macmillan Company New York, NY 1962.
60 pp, glossy light tan papercovered boards w/blu lettering on the spine w/color illustrated front, color illustrated endpapers, slight wear to bottom front corners of boards, dj white w/blu lettering on the spine w/color illustrated front. One of the "This is" books by M. Sasek, the nineth book in the series. The author presents the land & people of Israel. slight wear to the bottom front corners of the boards, dj chip missing four-and-three quarter inch by two inch in middle top front, dj some wear to the corners, dj price-clipped, dj small tear on bottom of the spine repaired w/archival tape on the inside of the jacket, dj in mylar protector. First Edition Fair Hard Cover Very Good- 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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41.
Say, Allen  
Grandfather's Journey

Publisher: Scholastic Inc. New York, NY 1993.
32 pp, light brown boards w/dark brown cloth spine, gilt-wht dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. The story of author's grandfather traveling & coming to the United States, settling in San Francisco & after his daugther is almost grown, they move back to Japan. After his daughter marries & have a son, he comes to the United States. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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42.
Say, Allen, Illustrated by: Say, Allen  
Grandfather's Journey

Publisher: Scholastic Inc. New York, NY 1993.
32 pp, light brown boards w/dark brown cloth spine, gilt-wht dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. The story of author's grandfather traveling & coming to the United States, settling in San Francisco & after his daugther is almost grown, they move back to Japan. After his daughter marries & have a son, he comes to the United States. First Thus Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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43.
Schloat, G. Warren Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
UTTAM A Boy of India

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York NY 1963.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. Some pen underling and pen notes in margins

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44.
Sommerfelt, Aimee Illustrator: Illustrated by Ulf Aas  
WHITE BUNGALOW
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Publisher: E. M. Hale & Company Eau Claire, WI 1967.
Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. ; Ex-Library; 126 pages

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45.
Tran, Khanh Tuyet and translated by Jenkins, Christopher N.H., Illustrated by: Hom, Nancy  
THE LITTLE WEAVER OF THAI-YEN VILLAGE : Co Be Tho-Det Lang Thai-Yen

Publisher: Children's Book Press San Francisco, CA 1987.
24 pp, glossy dark blu boards w/wht lettering on the spine w/color illustrated front panel. A young Vietnamese girl maintains her own cultural identity while struggling to adjust to America. prev owner's bookplate on FPD, some wear to conrers, Revised No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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46.
Webb, Clifford.  
NORTH POLE BEFORE LUNCH.
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Publisher: London: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. (1967)..
revised edition. Michael and Jennifer make an aeroplane and fly to the North Pole to test it out. They land and learn alot from their new 'eskimo' friends, from ice fishing to building an igloo. 50p: illustrated title-page and lining-papers, numerous illustrations, many in colour; 20cm oblong. Near Very Good ex-library (spine sticker removed, stamp title-page, rear pocket and library marks; slight soiling to cover, spine ends bumped, text bright). White illustrated hardcover. Book condition: Near Very Good ex-library.

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47.
Wills, Ailsa. , Illustrator: Sheila Hawkins (illustrations).  
BOY OF THE MOHAWKS.
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Publisher: London: Odhams Press (1963)..
First Edition The story of Bright Otter, a young Mohawk boy, who is captured by a raiding party of Mohicans and adopted by them and his eventual escape. Along the way, the reader learns of about the Five Nations' way of life in what is now New York State. 126p: drawings throughout.; 21cm. Author's Notes. Book: Very Good (bright and sound; gift inscription free-front endpaper). Dustjacket: Good (price clipped; slight edgewear with a few small chips, shelfwear, colour worn off parts of front cover causing white spots resembling snow). Green hardcover. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: Good.

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48.
Yates, Elizabeth Illustrator: Illustrated by Jon Nielsen  
AROUND THE YEAR IN ICELAND

Publisher: D. C. Heath Boston, MA 1942.
Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. Front pastedown has pen scribbles, front pastedown has some tears at corners. ; New World Neighbors; Ex-Lib; 64 pages

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