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Product Description: These never-before-reprinted 1950's Sundays are a special treat for Superman fans and comics historians worldwide. This first book of the Atomic Age Sundays features more than 175 full-color strips, from October 23, 1949 through March 15, 1953...read more
By Wayne Boring (illustrator), Alvin Schwartz and Mark Waid (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9781631402623 | Idea & Design Works Llc, July 28, 2015, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: These never-before-reprinted 1950's Sundays are a special treat for Superman fans and comics historians worldwide.

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Product Description: Book by Alvin Schwartz

Paperback:

9788424186630 | Everest De Ediciones Y distribucion, June 30, 2011, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Book by Alvin Schwartz

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Product Description: Book by Schwartz, Alvin

Paperback:

9788424186623 | 6 edition (Everest De Ediciones Y distribucion, June 30, 2011), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Book by Schwartz, Alvin

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Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena
By Alvin Schwartz (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9780060835231 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, January 25, 2011, cover price $16.99
9780060217945 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1991, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena

Paperback:

9780064404181 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1991, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559944809 | Caedmon Audio Cassette, October 1, 1991, cover price $11.95

Library:

9780060217952 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1991, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena

Reinforced:

9780606010139 | Demco Media, September 1, 1991, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena

Prebinding:

9780606153959 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, January 25, 2011), cover price $16.00
9780833582140 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Features twenty-five chilling tales of prophetic dreams, feral children raised by wild animals, swamp creatures, and other terrifying phenomena

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Product Description: Do you like to be scared?Ellen had just fallen asleep when she heard a strange voice."Ellen," it whispered, "I am coming up the stairs."Ellen was frightened and called her parents, but they didn't hear her, and they didn't come. ...read more
By Alvin Schwartz (compiler)

Hardcover:

9781606868683 | Reprint edition (Perfection Learning, January 15, 2010), cover price $16.30 | About this edition: More traditional and moder-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.
9780397320813 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1984, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena.

Paperback:

9780060835224 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 24, 2010), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Do you like to be scared?
9780807211526 | Pap/cas edition (Listening Library, June 1, 1986), cover price $15.98 | About this edition: Do you like to be scared?

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559942843 | Caedmon Audio Cassette, October 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Just when you thought it was safe to turn the cassette player back on .

Library:

9780397320820 | Harpercollins, October 1, 1984, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, 'jump' stories, and scary songs.

Prebinding:

9780606149815 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, August 24, 2010), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780808579953 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena

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Product Description: Do you like to be scared?Ellen had just fallen asleep when she heard a strange voice. "Ellen," it whispered, "I am coming up the stairs."Ellen was frightened and called her parents, but they didn't hear her, and they didn't come. ...read more
By Brett Helquist (illustrator) and Alvin Schwartz

Hardcover:

9780060835217 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 24, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Do you like to be scared?

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Presents stories of ghosts and witches, 'jump' stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.
By Alvin Schwartz (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9780397319268 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1981, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Presents stories of ghosts and witches, 'jump' stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

Paperback:

9780061980930 | Box edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 27, 2011), cover price $14.99
9780064401708 | Reissue edition (Trophy Pr, July 1, 1986), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780898457582 | Caedmon Audio Cassette, October 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings.

Library:

9780397319275 | 2 edition (Harpercollins, October 1, 1981), cover price $15.89 | About this edition: Stories of ghosts and witches, 'jump' stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

Reinforced:

9780606005708 | Demco Media, June 1, 1986, cover price $14.53 | also contains Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings

Prebinding:

9780606149648 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, July 27, 2010), cover price $16.00
9780808566595 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings

Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings
By Stephen Gammell (illustrator) and Alvin Schwartz

Reinforced:

9780606005708 | Demco Media, June 1, 1986, cover price $14.53 | also contains Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings

Prebinding:

9781442005273 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $14.99

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Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena
By Stephen Gammell (illustrator) and Alvin Schwartz

Paperback:

9780064401777 | Trophy Pr, September 1, 1986, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena

Reinforced:

9780606032520 | Demco Media, September 1, 1986, cover price $14.53 | About this edition: Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena

Prebinding:

9781442005310 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $14.99

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Paperback:

9781401216979 | Dc Comics, October 17, 2007, cover price $16.99

Prebinding:

9781439511558 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, July 10, 2008), cover price $25.99

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A collection of folk rhymes, taunts, and insults--some funny, some silly, and some scary--that children around world love to sing, chant, and shout are accompanied to humorous colorful illustrations
By Syd Hoff (illustrator) and Alvin Schwartz

Hardcover:

9780060252984, titled "I Saw You in the Bathtub, and Other Folk Rhymes" | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 1989, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of folk rhymes, taunts, and insults--some funny, some silly, and some scary--that children around world love to sing, chant, and shout are accompanied to humorous colorful illustrations

Paperback:

9780064441513 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, May 1, 1991), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: A collection of folk rhymes, taunts, and insults--some funny, some silly, and some scary--that children around the world love to sing, chant, and shout

Library:

9781424205066 | Fitzgerald Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $13.85
9780060252991 | Harpercollins, April 1, 1989, cover price $14.89 | About this edition: A collection of folk rhymes, taunts, and insults--some funny, some silly, and some scary--that children around the world love to sing, chant, and shout

Prebinding:

9780833568632 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: A collection of folk rhymes, taunts, and insults--some funny, some silly, and some scary--that children around the world love to sing, chant, and shout

Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

Hardcover:

9780060217969 | 1 edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 1991), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

Paperback:

9780694700264 | Pap/cas edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1995), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Presents seven ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries.
9780064441704 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 1993), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

Library:

9781424205592 | Fitzgerald Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $13.85
9780060217976 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, August 1, 1991), cover price $17.89 | About this edition: Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

Reinforced:

9780606058438 | Demco Media, August 1, 1993, cover price $12.47 | About this edition: Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

Prebinding:

9780785709183 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Presents seven easy-to-read ghost stories based on traditional folk tales and legends from various countries

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A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor
By Alvin Schwartz (other contributor)

Paperback:

9780064441032, titled "There Is a Carrot in My Ear: And Other Noodle Tales" | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 1986), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor

Library:

9781424205059 | Fitzgerald Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $13.85
9780060252342 | Harpercollins, March 1, 1982, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor.

Reinforced:

9780606032728, titled "There Is a Carrot in My Ear: And Other Noodle Tales" | Demco Media, August 1, 1986, cover price $12.47 | About this edition: A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor

Prebinding:

9780808585558 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor

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'Continuing on the Path without Form introduced in An Unlikely Prophet, Alvin Schwartz discovers the many selves that dwell within a being'--Provided by publisher.

Paperback:

9781594771095 | Destiny Books, November 10, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: 'Continuing on the Path without Form introduced in An Unlikely Prophet, Alvin Schwartz discovers the many selves that dwell within a being'--Provided by publisher.

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Using Superman as an example of the nonlocality of quantum physics, a profound examination of the shifting nature of identity and reality analyzes the ways thought is embodied and how it takes on a life of its own. Reprint.

Paperback:

9781594771088 | Reprint edition (Destiny Books, April 21, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: 'A profound investigation into the shifting nature of identity and reality'--Provided by publisher.

Available together for the first time in a box set are three popular Halloween easy-to-read tales: Arthur's Halloween Costume, A Know-Nothing Halloween, and In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories. Original.

Paperback:

9780060542375 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 30, 2004, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Available together for the first time in a box set are three popular Halloween easy-to-read tales: Arthur's Halloween Costume, A Know-Nothing Halloween, and In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories.

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By Alvin Schwartz (other contributor) and Karen Ann Weinhaus (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780618237883, titled "The Browns Take the Day Off: Houghton Mifflin Early Success" | Houghton Mifflin School, July 9, 2002, cover price $6.75

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Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings. Read by George S. Irving.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780694526123 | Unabridged edition (Harperfestival, September 1, 2001), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780694526154 | Unabridged edition (Harperfestival, September 1, 2001), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings.

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Product Description: The Blowtop was the only American novel to reveal in exquisite detail how brutally the years immediately following the horrors of World War II reshaped the gentle Bohemian art world that preceded it. Written in 1946, a year before Camus' uncannily similar "L'Etranghre," The Blowtop was not published until 1948 because of its unsparing revelations of a destructive and deadly art style...read more

Paperback:

9781587540073 | Reprint edition (Olmstead Pr, May 1, 2001), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The Blowtop was the only American novel to reveal in exquisite detail how brutally the years immediately following the horrors of World War II reshaped the gentle Bohemian art world that preceded it.

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Thirteen secret languages and dialects such as Boontling, Flash, Pig Latin, and Kinyume are presented in the form of riddles, jokes and tales which demonstrate how they function

Paperback:

9780374410544, titled "The Cat's Elbow and Other Secret Languages" | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1985), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Presents instructions for speaking thirteen secret languages, including Pig Latin, one of the best known and easiest codes to learn, and Boontling, developed by people in a California town.

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Tells the stories of a buried treasure, a treasure map, a lake full of gold nuggets, a lost gold mine, prospectors, and pirate treasure

Prebinding:

9780785707288 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.60 | About this edition: Presents legends, true stories, and tall tales about the hunting, finding, and losing of treasure, including pirate treasure and treasure not yet uncovered.

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Seven scary stories to tell at night in front of a fire or in the dark, based on traditional stories and folktales from various countries.

Paperback:

9781559942331 | Pap/cas edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1986), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Creak.

Prebinding:

9780808537632 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Seven eerie tales about ghosts, skeletons, graveyards, talking corpses, and strange happenings offer beginning readers a howling good time

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