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  • gary--deb@juno.com
    Postage is extra THANKSGIVING CRAFTS AND COOKBOOK, hb, by Nancy Hathaway, xlib, 1979, $3 A CHURCHMOUSE CHRISTMAS,audio book on cassette, Christian story, $3
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 30, 2007
      Postage is extra

      THANKSGIVING CRAFTS AND COOKBOOK, hb, by Nancy Hathaway, xlib, 1979, $3
                             
      A CHURCHMOUSE CHRISTMAS,audio book on cassette, Christian story, $3
       
      CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS STORIES AND POEMS in easy to read type, Dover Thrift Classic, pb, exc cond, $1
       
      ANGEL'S CHRISTMAS, A Christmas Play, A Christmas Program for the Sunday School, pamphlet of approx. 27 pp, 1964, Rapids Christian Press, arranged by Gunderson, from the story by Mrs. O F Walton, parts suitable for children, tells an intensely interesting story, has a clear Gospel message and uses the entire Sunday School.  38 speaking parts, besides a narrator's part, indefinite number of singers and misc parts may be used.  Some of the parts are only 1 line or off-stage, so a smaller group could use this too, great resource, $3
       
      THE CHRISTMAS DOLLS, The Girls of the Good Day Orphanage, by Carol Beach York,Scholastic Little Apple pb, exc cond, 
      96 pp, RL3, $3
       
      THE LITTLEST CHRISTMAS TREE, Thornton Burgess, Wonder book, hb, 39cents on top corner, 1954, vg cond, pages clean, $8

       
      ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS by Maymie R Krythe, Harper and Bros, HB, first edition 1954 stated, 211 pp, privately owned (name inside cover), "An account of the origin of Christmas and the history of hundreds of traditions connected with its observance, including the origin and history of the Christmas tree, the use of candles and other lights, stories of Christmas cards and seals, and traditions connected with Christmas carols. " The story of the Wise Men, the origin and development of our modern Christmas, legends of Christmas greenery, origin of the custom of decorating Christmas trees, customs and beliefs associated with the Yule log, nativity scenes, the Putz, Feasts and foods, `uses of candles and lights, the origina and uses of the Christmas star, the history and tradtions of Christmas bells, stories about certain carols, carol singing history, and more, $20
       
      A NEWBERY CHRISTMAS, Fourteen stories of Christmas by Newbery Award-winning authors, selected by Greenberya nd Waugh, Delacorte Press, exc cond hb, 8 x 10, 1991, 191 beautiful white pp, authors included are Carolyn Bailey, Beverly Cleary, Eleanor Estes, Rachel Field, Madeleine L'Engle, Lois Lenski, E. Konigsburg, Hugh Lofting, Katherine Paterson, Ruth Sawyer, Nancy Willard & Elizabeth Yates, "Some of these stories are humorous. Childen will laugh at the antics of Ramona Quimby in "Ramona, the Sheep Suit, and the Three Wise Persons" and at Eliot Miles's Christmas wish in E.L. Kongsburg's "Eliot Miles Does Not Wish You a Merry Christmas Because." Others of the collection recall the Christmases of years past, as in "Once in the Year" by Elizabeth Yates and "The Hundred Dresses" by Eleanor Estes. And others, like Madeleine L'Engle's "A Full House," remind us again of the true meaning of Christmas." $20

      CHRISTMAS , A BOOK OF STORIES OLD AND NEW, hb, edited by Alice Dalgliesh, DJ, xlib, Scribner's, illus by Woodward, 1962, 243 pp, 
      stories from other lands, stories from Old America, Christmas stories and wonder tales, the first Christmas, authors such as Rossetti, 
      Paine, Grahame, Wilder, Milhous, Maxwell, Hill, Dodge, Dalgliesh, Field, Dickens, Kelly, Crespi, and more, "The stories in this 
      collection were chosen because they have pleased children and because they give a many-side picture of the celebration of Christmas." $22
       
      UNDER THE LITTLE FIR AND OTHER STORIES by Elizabeth Yates, illus by Unwin, Coward-McCann pub, SIGNED by author/dated 1957, c 1942, 96 pp, other stories include the king's friends, haste-me-well quilt, blue temple bells, marriage tapestries, bringing in the spring, "the title story concerning the wild creatures of the forest gather beneath a fir tree in the darkness on Christmas Eve." $30
                 
      Book by the Trapp Family of "Sound of Music" fame: 
      THE TRAPP FAMILY BOOK OF CHRISTMAS SONGS, selected and arranged by Franz Wasner and illustrated by Agathe Trapp, Pantheon hb, 1950, 128 
      pp, includes Latin and Macaronic, English, American, German, Spanish, Czech, Polish, Swedish, Italian, French, and Austrian Christmas 
      Songs,  Maria Augusta Trapp writes a 4 page introduction on the "Gloria in Excelsis" throughout the ages or the history of  
      Christmas worship, xlib, vg cond, strong 8 x 11 book (sideways for ease on piano), full musical score of each song is given,  words are 
      in English and also in their native tongue underneath!  Arranged by the Trapp Family chaplain and musical director, for voice and piano, 
      $26
       
      TROLL TREASURY OF CHRISTMAS, edited by John Miles, "Poems, Bible stories, fiction, carols, informational articles, customs, love, and 
      handicrafts relating to Christmas"  95 pp, 8 x 10, sc,includes Night before Christmas, O Christmas Tree, Nutcracker, Ornaments of Flour Clay, Elves adn Shoemaker, Jolly Old Saint 
      Nicholas, Growing your own miniature Christmas tree, and much more, vg cond, $8

      MEG'S MYSTERIOUS ISLAND, by Elizabeth Ladd, illus by Stevens, 1963, "A young man and his spunky little sister hope to escape the gossips of a 
      small town in Maine by agreeing to spend the winter in an isolated cabin on a remote island in West Penobscot Bay. Boat yards, kittens, 
      an island, the seal hole, Christmas surprise, hiding place, blizzard, winter, rescue." collectible, Morrow Jr Classics, $18

      THE GIFT:  A Tale for Christmas, by Helen Schuyler Hull, hb, xlib, dj, "About a beautiful old pine tree. One day a wandering woodcarver 
      came to live in the village and built his little hut against the great pine."  usual library markings, vg cond, $10

      A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS, Charles Schulz, hb, xlib, Linus gives the gospel story in this book, it is a terrific story, comic book style, 
      Charlie Brown searches for the true meaning of Christmas, 1977, $10

      THE LITTLEST ANGEL, Tazewell, HB, Christmas Story, Children's Press 1962, oversized large, colorful illustrations by Sergio Leone, $7

      THE LETTER ON THE TREE, by Natalie Savage Carlson, pictures by Kaufmann, Harper and Row, 1964, " A young French Canadian boy, who 
      wants an accordion more than anything, attaches a note telling of his wish to a Christmas tree which will be sold in the United States."  
      116 pp, xlib, vg cond, $5

      BABAR AND FATHER CHRISTMAS, JEAN DE BRUNHOFF, sc, exc cond, 44 pp,Dragonfly Books, 1940 first edition, $6

      THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS  POSTMAN, Ahlberg, hb,  this book has some envelope pages that are empty and some tears so only $1 

      THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ILL BY LEONARD WEISGARD, large oversizedhb,1949, grosset and dunlap,only threads still holding cover to inside of book, could be repaired, otherwise exc,$8

      OLD MAN WINTER COMES TO TOWN, RED HB, 1959, BY HILDE HOFFMANN, PICTURES
      BY BEATRICE BRAUN-FOCK, FRANKLIN WATTS CO, 1960 FIRST ENGLISH LANGUAGE
      EDITION, SPINE A BIT LOOSE IN CENTER OF BOOK, NEEDS TIGHTENING
      THERE,OTHERWISE EXC COND , NO MARKS,$12

      THE LITTLEST SNOWMAN, authorized edition, by Charles Tazewell, author of the Littlest Angel, illus by Geo DeSantis, c 1955,1956, exc cond,name inside cover, title page has 2 small closed tears, orig. 29 cents, $5

      HEIDI, by Johanna Spyri, exc hb, Junior Deluxe Edition, 1954, 315 pp, $5
       



       
       
    • gary--deb@juno.com
      Postage is extra THANKSGIVING CRAFTS AND COOKBOOK, hb, by Nancy Hathaway, xlib, 1979, $3 A CHURCHMOUSE CHRISTMAS,audio book on cassette, Christian story, $2
      Message 2 of 2 , Dec 18 9:27 AM
        Postage is extra

        THANKSGIVING CRAFTS AND COOKBOOK, hb, by Nancy Hathaway, xlib, 1979, $3
                               
        A CHURCHMOUSE CHRISTMAS,audio book on cassette, Christian story, $2
         
        CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS STORIES AND POEMS in easy to read type, Dover Thrift Classic, pb, exc cond, $1
         
        THE CHRISTMAS DOLLS, The Girls of the Good Day Orphanage, by Carol Beach York,Scholastic Little Apple pb, exc cond, 
        96 pp, RL3, $3
         
        THE LITTLEST CHRISTMAS TREE, Thornton Burgess, Wonder book, hb, 39cents on top corner, 1954, vg cond, pages clean, $8

         
        ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS by Maymie R Krythe, Harper and Bros, HB, first edition 1954 stated, 211 pp, privately owned (name inside cover), "An account of the origin of Christmas and the history of hundreds of traditions connected with its observance, including the origin and history of the Christmas tree, the use of candles and other lights, stories of Christmas cards and seals, and traditions connected with Christmas carols. " The story of the Wise Men, the origin and development of our modern Christmas, legends of Christmas greenery, origin of the custom of decorating Christmas trees, customs and beliefs associated with the Yule log, nativity scenes, the Putz, Feasts and foods, `uses of candles and lights, the origina and uses of the Christmas star, the history and tradtions of Christmas bells, stories about certain carols, carol singing history, and more, $20
         
        A NEWBERY CHRISTMAS, Fourteen stories of Christmas by Newbery Award-winning authors, selected by Greenberya nd Waugh, Delacorte Press, exc cond hb, 8 x 10, 1991, 191 beautiful white pp, authors included are Carolyn Bailey, Beverly Cleary, Eleanor Estes, Rachel Field, Madeleine L'Engle, Lois Lenski, E. Konigsburg, Hugh Lofting, Katherine Paterson, Ruth Sawyer, Nancy Willard & Elizabeth Yates, "Some of these stories are humorous. Childen will laugh at the antics of Ramona Quimby in "Ramona, the Sheep Suit, and the Three Wise Persons" and at Eliot Miles's Christmas wish in E.L. Kongsburg's "Eliot Miles Does Not Wish You a Merry Christmas Because." Others of the collection recall the Christmases of years past, as in "Once in the Year" by Elizabeth Yates and "The Hundred Dresses" by Eleanor Estes. And others, like Madeleine L'Engle's "A Full House," remind us again of the true meaning of Christmas." $20

        CHRISTMAS , A BOOK OF STORIES OLD AND NEW, hb, edited by Alice Dalgliesh, DJ, xlib, Scribner's, illus by Woodward, 1962, 243 pp, 
        stories from other lands, stories from Old America, Christmas stories and wonder tales, the first Christmas, authors such as Rossetti, 
        Paine, Grahame, Wilder, Milhous, Maxwell, Hill, Dodge, Dalgliesh, Field, Dickens, Kelly, Crespi, and more, "The stories in this 
        collection were chosen because they have pleased children and because they give a many-side picture of the celebration of Christmas." $22
         
        UNDER THE LITTLE FIR AND OTHER STORIES by Elizabeth Yates, illus by Unwin, Coward-McCann pub, SIGNED by author/dated 1957, c 1942, 96 pp, other stories include the king's friends, haste-me-well quilt, blue temple bells, marriage tapestries, bringing in the spring, "the title story concerning the wild creatures of the forest gather beneath a fir tree in the darkness on Christmas Eve." $30
                   
        Book by the Trapp Family of "Sound of Music" fame: 
        THE TRAPP FAMILY BOOK OF CHRISTMAS SONGS, selected and arranged by Franz Wasner and illustrated by Agathe Trapp, Pantheon hb, 1950, 128 
        pp, includes Latin and Macaronic, English, American, German, Spanish, Czech, Polish, Swedish, Italian, French, and Austrian Christmas 
        Songs,  Maria Augusta Trapp writes a 4 page introduction on the "Gloria in Excelsis" throughout the ages or the history of  
        Christmas worship, xlib, vg cond, strong 8 x 11 book (sideways for ease on piano), full musical score of each song is given,  words are 
        in English and also in their native tongue underneath!  Arranged by the Trapp Family chaplain and musical director, for voice and piano, 
        $26
         
        TROLL TREASURY OF CHRISTMAS, edited by John Miles, "Poems, Bible stories, fiction, carols, informational articles, customs, love, and 
        handicrafts relating to Christmas"  95 pp, 8 x 10, sc,includes Night before Christmas, O Christmas Tree, Nutcracker, Ornaments of Flour Clay, Elves adn Shoemaker, Jolly Old Saint 
        Nicholas, Growing your own miniature Christmas tree, and much more, vg cond, $8

        MEG'S MYSTERIOUS ISLAND, by Elizabeth Ladd, illus by Stevens, 1963, "A young man and his spunky little sister hope to escape the gossips of a 
        small town in Maine by agreeing to spend the winter in an isolated cabin on a remote island in West Penobscot Bay. Boat yards, kittens, 
        an island, the seal hole, Christmas surprise, hiding place, blizzard, winter, rescue." collectible, Morrow Jr Classics, $18

        THE GIFT:  A Tale for Christmas, by Helen Schuyler Hull, hb, xlib, dj, "About a beautiful old pine tree. One day a wandering woodcarver 
        came to live in the village and built his little hut against the great pine."  usual library markings, vg cond, $10

        A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS, Charles Schulz, hb, xlib, Linus gives the gospel story in this book, it is a terrific story, comic book style, 
        Charlie Brown searches for the true meaning of Christmas, 1977, $10

        THE LITTLEST ANGEL, Tazewell, HB, Christmas Story, Children's Press 1962, oversized large, colorful illustrations by Sergio Leone, $7

        THE LETTER ON THE TREE, by Natalie Savage Carlson, pictures by Kaufmann, Harper and Row, 1964, " A young French Canadian boy, who 
        wants an accordion more than anything, attaches a note telling of his wish to a Christmas tree which will be sold in the United States."  
        116 pp, xlib, vg cond, $5

        BABAR AND FATHER CHRISTMAS, JEAN DE BRUNHOFF, sc, exc cond, 44 pp,Dragonfly Books, 1940 first edition, $6

        THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS  POSTMAN, Ahlberg, hb,  this book has some envelope pages that are empty and some tears so only $1 

        THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ILL BY LEONARD WEISGARD, large oversizedhb,1949, grosset and dunlap,only threads still holding cover to inside of book, could be repaired, otherwise exc,$8

        OLD MAN WINTER COMES TO TOWN, RED HB, 1959, BY HILDE HOFFMANN, PICTURES
        BY BEATRICE BRAUN-FOCK, FRANKLIN WATTS CO, 1960 FIRST ENGLISH LANGUAGE
        EDITION, SPINE A BIT LOOSE IN CENTER OF BOOK, NEEDS TIGHTENING
        THERE,OTHERWISE EXC COND , NO MARKS,$12

        THE LITTLEST SNOWMAN, authorized edition, by Charles Tazewell, author of the Littlest Angel, illus by Geo DeSantis, c 1955,1956, exc cond,name inside cover, title page has 2 small closed tears, orig. 29 cents, $5

        HEIDI, by Johanna Spyri, exc hb, Junior Deluxe Edition, 1954, 315 pp, $5
         



         
         
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