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1 Croft, Karen B. Good for Me Cookbook, The
San Francisco: R & E Research Associates; 1971 0882471775 / 9780882471778 First Edition Softcover Fair 
70 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Black covers, fold-and-staple binding, brief glossary, b/w line art, 60 recipes for simple, healthy foods and snacks that young children (ages 3-12) can help prepare. ; 1st edition, 1971. Written by veteran schoolteacher. ; This book has been in a kitchen and has many visible spots and stains. Everything is readable. Binding intact. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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2 Esposito, Tony 64 Great Songs of the 1940s and 1950s : Piano, Vocal, Chords
Miami, Fla: Warner Brothers Publications; 1995 0897247175 / 9780897247177 Softcover Very Good+ 
160 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Green and red illustrated covers, 64 hit songs of the 1940s-1950s with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, chord diagrams, and full piano in standard notation. ; Edited by Tony Esposito. Designed by Joann Carrero. ; Songs include: After the lights go down. As time goes by. Bossa nova baby. Devoted to you. I fall in love too easily. Jailhouse rock. La Bamba. My boy lollipop. My own true love (theme from Gone with the Wind). On the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe. Short shorts. Tuxedo junction. Wake up little Suzie. Many more. ; Covers show two very small chips. Otherwise only minor wear. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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3 Garson, Eugenia, with Herbert Haufrecht >> Laura Ingalls Wilder Songbook, the : Favorite Songs from the "Little House" Books
N. Y. : Harpercollins Publishers; 1981 0060219343 / 9780060219345 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Garth Williams 
160 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Hardcover, purple boards, green endpapers, 62 American songs of the 1800s, both folklore and composed, with tunes, lyrics, piano parts, guitar chords. Includes historical info and references to which novel the song figured. Reinforced library binding, as issued. ; Reprint of 1968 original. This edition 1981. ; Remainder mark on bottom. No other flaws. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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4 Glassmacher, W. J. Songs for Children
N. Y. : Amsco Music Sales Corporation; 1962 0825620058 / 9780825620058 Softcover Very Good- 
192 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall format, stiff green illustrated covers, a few b/w illustrations, nearly 200 folk songs, nursery rhymes, and composed songs, with tunes, lyrics, and easy piano, some also with motions, games, or dances described. ; Piano arrangements by Robert S. Keller. Reprint of 1934 original, this edition 1962.; Moderate edgewear. Two leaves chipped on botton edge, not affecting text. Binding tight and square. ; Everybody's Favorite Series; Vol. 5 
Price: 6.00 USD
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5 Hill, Faith Faith Hill, Take Me As I Am, And, It Matters to Me : Piano, Vocal, Chords
Miami, Fla: Warner Brothers Publications; 1996 1576234541 / 9781576234549 Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Randee St. Nicholas 
100 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 100 pages numbered to 96, 4 glossy plates with 5 full-color photos of Faith Hill, all 20 songs from two albums, with tunes, lyrics, full piano, guitar chords and chord diagrams. ; Songs are: But I will. Go the distance. I would be stronger than that. I've got this friend. Just about now. Just around the eyes. Life's too short to love like that. Piece of My Heart. Take Me As I Am. Wild one. Bed of roses. I can't do that anymore. It Matters to Me. Keep walkin' on. Let's Go to Vegas. A Man's home is his castle. A Room in my heart. Someone Else's Dream. You can't lose me. You will be mine. ; Very minor wear. One song has additional verse penciled in otherwise pages are clean and unmarked. Binding tight and square. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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History and Gossip in Mother Goose Rhymes :   (Signed), Johnson, Mason Purnell
6 Johnson, Mason Purnell History and Gossip in Mother Goose Rhymes : (Signed)
Detroit: Harlo Press; 1983 0818700513 / 9780818700514 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Evelyn Wright Signed by Author
64 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Hardcover, black boards, gold lettering and decor, bibliography, more than 50 well-known nursery rhymes given and explained. ; Copyright 1981. This is 3rd printing, 1983.; Minor exterior wear. One leaf has a small spot in margin. Front endpaper SIGNED by author. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Kime, Janet Cat's Meow, the : Purr-Fect Quilts for Cat Lovers
Bothell, Wash: That Patchwork Place; 1997 1564770613 / 9781564770615 Seventh Printing Softcover Very Good+ 
95 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; How to make 19 quilts featuring cats and cat-like shapes, plus tons of tips for quilting small shapes, etc. Hundreds of b/w figures and diagrams, 29 full-color photos. ; Copyright 1994. This is 7th printing, 1997. Photos by Brent Kane. Illustrations and graphics by Brian Metz and Janet Kime. ; One crosscract to spine. Otherwise only minor wear. No marks. Binding tight. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Krull, Kathleen >> Gonna Sing My Head Off ! : American Folk Songs for Children
N. Y. : Alfred A. Knopf; 1992 0394819918 / 9780394819914 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Allen Garns 
145 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Indexes, 62 well-known trditional songs with tunes, lyrics, easy piano and guitar chords. Info on the songs. Color glossy illustrations throughout. Introductory note by Arlo Guthrie. ; One of the best collections of its type. ; Light bump to upper corners. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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9 Leonard, Hal Christian Songs for Children : Easy Piano
Milwaukee, Wisc: Hal Leonard Corporation; 2000 0634012789 / 9780634012785 Softcover Near Fine 
72 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 72 pages, 33 zippy, bouncy, fun Christian songs for children of all ages, with music, lyrics, guitar chords, and easy piano arrangements. ; No defects. Appears unused. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 McTigue, Bernard Child's Garden of Delights, a : Pictures, Poems, and Stories for Children, from the Collection of the New York Public Library
N. Y. : Harry N. Abrams; 1987 0810907917 / 9780810907911 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
271 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall hardcover, tan cloth, 271 glossy pages, index, bibliography, 257 highly artistic and creative illustrations (by various artists) including 74 full-color plates. Each story has a brief introduction written for this edition. ; This amazing book reproduces 85 joyous children's books (or sections of books) complete with their original illustrations. Some well-known classics and some fantastic little-known works that everyone needs to read. ; Contents include: Old Mother Hubbard. About two squares. Adventures of Bob the squirrel. Bosun and the bob-tailed comet. Struwwelpeter. Giant Otto. Billy Bounce. Many more. ; No defects to book or jacket. Appears unused. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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11 Medearis, Angela Shelf, and Michael R. Medearis Music : African American Arts Series
Brookfield, Conn: Twenty-First Century Books; 1997 0805044825 / 9780805044829 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
80 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, reinforced binding as issued, index, brief bibliography, 34 color and b/w photos and illustrations. ; Written for ages about 8-12. 'Discusses evolution of African American music from its roots in rhythm and instruments from Africa through development of blues, gospel, soul, to modern rock and rap.' ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unused. ; African American Arts Series 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Morrison, Toni Remember : The Journey to School Integration
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company; 2004 061839740X / 9780618397402 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
80 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, brown textured boards, 80 pages, chronology, endnotes, 52 historical b/w photos. ; Winner of the BCCB Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award. Toni Morrison describes the amazing events surrounding school integration in the 1950s with histocial photos for shich she has provided thought-provoking cations. ; No defects to book. Jacket shows only minor wear. ; Laid in: notecard (unused) with beautiful color artwork, caption: Education Shall be Free and Equal. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Nelson, Esther L. >> Great Rounds Songbook, the : (Song Book)
N. Y. : Sterling Publishing Company; 1985 0806962348 / 9780806962344 Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Joyce Behr 
96 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Stiff red covers, 2 indexes, b/w illustrations throughout, 116 singable rounds with tunes and lyrics, most in English, many also in one or more other languages. ; Light edgwear only. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Seeger, Ruth Crawford >> Animal Folk Songs for Children : Traditional American Songs
Garden City, N. Y. : Doubleday & Company; 1950 020802364X / 9780208023643 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Barbara Cooney 
80 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Red cloth, black lettering and decor, b/w illustrations throughout, 43 songs with tunes, easy piano arrangements, guitar chords, and lyrics. For each song is also given the state where it is from. ; Published 1950 by Doubleday & Company. ; Quite rare, as books of American folklore songs go, full of wonderful, seldom heard songs, including: Deer song. Little lap-dog lullaby. Old bell'd yoe. Old lady goose. Old sow. There was an old frog. Turkey song. Whoa mule can't get the saddle on. Many more. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. Jacket clipped, lightly sunned, with minor edgewear. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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15 Springsteen, Bruce, and Jeannette Delisa >> Bruce Springsteen, Greatest Hits
Miami, Fla: Warner Brothers Publications; 1996 1576232751 / 9781576232750 Softcover Very Good+ 
106 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; 7 b/w photos, 1 full-page color photo, 18 hit songs with tunes, lyrics, full piano, guitar chords and chord diagrams. ; Songs are: Atlantic City. Badlands. Better Days. Blood Brothers. Born in the USA. Born to Run. Brilliant Disguise. Dancing in the Dark. Glory Days. Human Touch. Hungry Heart. Murder incorporated. My Hometown. The River. Secret Garden. Streets of Philadelphia. This Hard Land. Thunder Road. ; Only minor wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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16 Warren, Jean >> More Piggyback Songs : New Songs Sung to the Tunes of Childhood Favorites
Everett, Wash: Totline Press/Warren Publishing House; 1984 0911019022 / 9780911019025 Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Marion Hopping Ekberg 
96 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Stiff yellow and blue covers, index, cheerful line drawings throughout, 185 songs for children, with lyrics and guitar chords, some also with motions, some with blank places to put in child's name or other improvised words. Tunes indicated. No music. Includes contributor names. ; Chords by Barbara Robinson. Subtitle on title page: 'Compiled from Songs Contributed to the Totline Newsletter'. ; Owner name inked out on front cover. No other marks. Light shelfwear. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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