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1 Yolen, Jane
Best Witches: Poems For Halloween
New York: Putnam's (1989) First Edition Primavera, Elise 
4to Color pictorial boards. 44pp with color illustrations throughout. Twenty-one hilarious, spooky, silly poems about all sorts of witches, including witches which you've never even imagined. Primavera's boisterous illustrations are a scary delight. Fine in price-clipped dustjacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Yolen, Jane
Here There Be Dragons (signed)
New York: Harcourt Brace (1993) First Edition Wilgus, David 
8"x10" Cloth-backed maroon boards. 149pp with illustrations from David Wilgus' detailed pencil drawings. A fabulous collection of stories and poetry about dragons, each piece prefaced by the author's notes. Signed to the title page by the dragon lady herself, "Dragons forever! Jane Yolen" Almost Fine in like dustjacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Yolen, Jane
Merlin and the Dragons
New York: Cobblehill Books / Dutton (1995) Third Printing Ming, Li 
Oblong octavo. Pictorial boards. [40]pp with dramactic color illustrations throughout by Li Ming. Merlin the Magician tells stories from his childhood to young King Arthur. Upper edge bumped else Very Good in dustjacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Yolen, Jane
Passager: The Young Merlin Trilogy, Book One
San Diego: Harcourt Brace (1996) Fourth Printing 
8vo Cloth-backed boards. 76pp. An eight-year-old boy is abandoned in the woods of medieval England. Finally, a year later, he's adopted by a falconer, who reveals to the child his true name. Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Yolen, Jane
Ring of Earth: A Child's Book of Seasons
San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1986) First Edition Wallner, John 
Square quarto. Cloth-backed, decorated blue boards. [32]pp with lovely illustrations from paintings by John Wallner. The seasons unfold through Jane Yolen's poems about four of earth's creatures: the weasel in winter, the tiny peeper frog in spring, the dragonfly in summer, and the goose in fall. Tidy name and address to upper pastedown (under jacket flap) else Near Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Yolen, Jane
The Dragon's Boy
New York Harper & Row (1990) First Edition 
8vo Cloth-backed boards. 120pp. A story set in King Arthur's youth when he is a boy named Artos who doesn't know who his parent's are. While searching the fens for a missing bratchet hound, Artos meets a dragon whom he eventually comes to accept as a friend and mentor. Fine in like dustjacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Yolen, Jane
The Emperor and the Kite
Cleveland: World (1967) First Edition Young, Ed 
Oblong octavo. Rose cloth. [32]pp. The lovely color illustrations were accomplished with a modern version of a traditional Chinese paper-cut technique, each image cut from a single piece of paper. The story involves the smallest daughter whose love and ingenuity assist her in saving her father, the emperor. Awarded a Caldecott Honor in 1968. Cloth slightly faded at edges else Very Good+ Dustjacket with closed tears and edge wear. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Yolen, Jane
The Girl Who Cried Flowers and Other Tales
New York: Crowell (1974) First Edition Palladini, David 
8vo Decoratively blind stamped red boards. 55pp with David Palladini's beautiful full page black & white and color illustrations. Yolen's stories are: "The Girl Who Cried Flowers," "Dawn Strider," "The Weaver of Tomorrow," "The Lad Who Stared Everyone Down," and "Silent Bianca." Winner of the Golden Kite Award and a finalist for the National Book Award. Winner of the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. Neat inscription to upper paste-down else Near Fine. Dustjacket lightly frayed, slightly darkened, with Golden Kite sticker to upper panel. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Yolen, Jane
The Girl Who Cried Flowers and Other Tales
New York: Crowell (1974) Third Printing Palladini, David 
8vo Decoratively blind stamped red boards. 55pp with David Palladini's beautiful full page black & white and color illustrations. Yolen's stories are: The Girl Who Cried Flowers, Dawn Strider, The Weaver of Tomorrow, The Lad Who Stared Everyone Down, and Silent Bianca. Winner of the Golden Kite Award and a finalist for the National Book Award. Winner of the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. Fine. Dustjacket with a short closed edge tear and small crease to lower panel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Yolen, Jane
The Hundredth Dove and Other Tales
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell (1977) First Edition Palladini, David 
8vo Cloth-backed orange boards. 64pp with lovely full-page black & white illustrations from David Palladini's charcoal drawings. Yolen gives us seven extraordinary short stories: "The Hundredth Dove," "The Maiden Made of Fire," "The Wind Cap," "The White Seal Maid," "The Promise," "Once a Good Man," and "The Lady and the Merman." Minor cover soil. Near Fine in price-clipped dustjacket with tiny tear near spine on upper panel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Yolen, Jane
The Moon Ribbon and Other Tales
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell (1976) First Edition Palladini, David 
8vo Blue decorated cloth. 54pp with exquisite black & white illustrations from David Palladini's drawings. These six original fairy tales by Jane Yolen are: "The Moon Ribbon," "The Honey-Stick Boy," "Rosechild," "San Soleil," "Somewhen," and "The Moon Child." A Golden Kite Honor Book. Slight fading to edges of cloth. Near Fine in price-clipped dustjacket with minor wear at spine head. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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