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A simple introduction to the Austrian composer's creative genius and musical contributions, and includes five Schubert waltzes

Hardcover:

9780879235406, titled "A Little Schubert" | Reissue edition (David R Godine Pub, January 1, 1990), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A simple introduction to the Austrian composer's creative genius and musical contributions, and includes five Schubert waltzes

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9780060220273 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1972, cover price $3.79 | About this edition: A simple introduction to the Austrian composer's creative genius and musical contributions, and includes a record of five Schubert waltzes

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Five 'artists' helpers' of different shades watch out for each other as they work and enjoy the cafe and the masquerade ball.

Hardcover:

9780060221812 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, July 1, 1987, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: As dusk falls over the streets of Paris, the artists' helpers, the crayons Blanc, Noir, Gris, Bistre, and Sanguine, stop work and set out to enjoy their evening

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A lyrical meditation on the death of a loved one from the lyrics of the song 'Your Lone Journey'

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9780060156596 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A lyrical meditation on the death of a loved one from the lyrics of the song 'Your Lone Journey'

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The snowman two children build looks so lonely when night comes that the little girl and her father go out and make a snowman to keep him company

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9780060221539 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1986, cover price $12.89 | About this edition: The snowman two children build looks so lonely when night comes that the little girl and her father go out and make a snowman to keep him company

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Probes the intricate relationship of human beings to the natural wonders of the earth

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9780060219840 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, May 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A dweller on the earth realizes the connection of all things, oceans, clouds, animals, and stars, and wishes to know their names.

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9780060219857 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1986, cover price $11.89 | About this edition: A dweller on the earth realizes the connection of all things, oceans, clouds, animals, and stars, and wishes to know their names.

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Follows Grandmother through one routine day of her favorite pastime, fishing

Hardcover:

9780803725713 | Dutton Childrens Books, June 1, 1976, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Describes Grandmother's typical day of fishing.

Paperback:

9780803702844 | Reprint edition (Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1986), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Follows Grandmother through one routine day of her favorite pastime, fishing

Library:

9780803725720 | Dutton Childrens Books, May 1, 1976, cover price $9.89 | About this edition: Describes Grandmother's typical day of fishing.

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Simple text and line drawings combine to recreate the warm and creative world of Goldie Rosenzweig, a little girl who lives alone in the forest

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9780374427405 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1986), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Goldie, the dollmaker, created each doll with great love and sincerity, and the pleasure from this and her acquisition of a lamp whose maker was equally careful made her poverty and loneliness bearable.

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9780606114028 | Reprint edition (Demco Media, January 1, 1986), cover price $12.37 | About this edition: Goldie, the dollmaker, created each doll with great love and sincerity, and the pleasure from this and her acquisition of a lamp whose maker was equally careful made her poverty and loneliness bearable.

Prebinding:

9780613024938 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $13.10 | About this edition: Goldie, the dollmaker, created each doll with great love and sincerity, and the pleasure from this and her acquisition of a lamp whose maker was equally careful made her poverty and loneliness bearable.

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Presents brief biographies of the artists Vermeer, Boudin, Cezanne, Monet and the Woodland Indians and includes examples of their works.

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9780060219956 | Harpercollins, October 1, 1985, cover price $12.89 | About this edition: Looks at typical paintings by Vermeer, Boudin, Cezanne, and Monet, and folk art by American Indians

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An interpretation of what it means to be a writer--to be an observer and collector of everyday images and to set down, plan, and edit words

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9780060221423 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1984, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A brief text comparing the work of a writer to that of a gardener whose seeds are ideas that grow into books.

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Rembrandt, Guardi, Van Gogh, Bonnard, and Nevelson are examined in this unusual biography that includes reproductions of two of each artist's works

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9780374346287 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 1, 1982, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Rembrandt, Guardi, Van Gogh, Bonnard, and Nevelson are examined in this unusual biography that includes reproductions of two of each artist's works

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To show her appreciation for a small lamb's warm companionship Brookie teaches him how to sing and read

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9780374309909 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1981, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Tells of Brookie's love for her lamb that could only read and sing the words, 'Baa.

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In a loving and careful exploration of the creative, artistic mind and heart, an artist who envisions his work to be like God's, only smaller, tries to capture in paint the essence of the natural world

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9780060220129 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1980, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Briefly explains how the artist tries to recreate God's world using his paints.

Speculates on a variety of reasons why latkes seem to be laughing on Hanukkah.

Hardcover:

9780374343644 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1980, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Looks at the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, lightly touching on the history and customs of this celebration and exploring the Jewish scholarly tradition of answering a question with a question

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Soft, gray drawings induce slumber by showing a family of droopy-lidded, sleepy people who live in some old bedroom slippers where they are cozy and warm

Hardcover:

9780374370305 | 2 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1979), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Soft, gray drawings induce slumber by showing a family of droopy-lidded, sleepy people who live in some old bedroom slippers where they are cozy and warm

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Two overly cautious neighbors slowly become friends and learn the true value of both friendship and neighborliness

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9780060220181 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 1979, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Relates the year-long attempt of one shy person to befriend her equally shy neighbor.

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Words and pictures provide a portrait of a world in which beauty and joy commingle with sorrow and in which tenderness toward our human and animal fellows prevails

Hardcover:

9780374354985 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1979, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Text and illustrations descibe the riches of the earth and how people can promote peace and goodwill by sharing equitably with each other and their fellow creatures.

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Product Description: An aspiring young artist squanders money and rationalizes the use of unethical methods to create an artistic air around herself, not realizing that artistic skill, not surroundings, make an artist.

Paperback:

9780440917441 | Dell Pub Co, December 1, 1978, cover price $1.25 | About this edition: An aspiring young artist squanders money and rationalizes the use of unethical methods to create an artistic air around herself, not realizing that artistic skill, not surroundings, make an artist.

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An old woman fondly remembers a lifetime of experiences related to a carved representation of Noah's ark she has had since childhood.

Hardcover:

9780060220228 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1978, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A special Noah's ark built ninety years ago for a little girl by her father warms her with rich memories after she and her own children grow up

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Recalls the joys and rich moments of childhood in a series of brief tales about a loving family

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9780374322694 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1978, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Presents seven brief episodes in the lives of a curly-haired girl, her little brother, and her parents.

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Rather than become a concert artist, Debbie Weinstock's great ambition is to be a piano tuner, just like her grandfather

Hardcover:

9780374380199 | Reissue edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 1, 1977), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Rather than become a concert artist, Debbie Weinstock's great ambition is to be a piano tuner, just like her grandfather

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Two sisters live together happily, but sometimes one does crazy things.

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9780803761988 | Dial Books for Young Readers, December 1, 1976, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Even though the narrator's sister is crazy, misplaces her baby, and comes home with an airplane, she also sings folk songs with him and helps him tidy the house

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A small wooden doll imagines what her life would be like with the captain of the fishing boat anchored on the window sill below her shelf.

Hardcover:

9780374349011 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1974, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A doll imagines a romance with the captain of a toy fishing boat

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