Determining the Value of Old Children's Book

I have a book entitled "Fifty Famous Tales" (hardback) printed in USA with a 1965 copyright. Does anyone know what the dollar value is today?

By Chris

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May 19, 20100 found this helpful

I have no clue about a dollar value but this definitely gave me huge memory smiles since I had the same book when I was a little girl in 1965 ;-)

I would contact vintage book dealers and see what they would sell it for and then ask if they would be interested in purchasing your copy for half that price :-)

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May 20, 20100 found this helpful

You could also try looking the book up on half.com to see if anyone is trying to sell it there, to give you an idea of its worth.

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May 21, 20100 found this helpful

http://www.thri  2785394.tip.html

This is the link to my request . Overlookedbook found one for me. And I also found the 1946 book. So now I have mine and great granddaughter has hers...GG Vi

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May 21, 20100 found this helpful

I suggest you do a search on alibris.com and see what other copies are selling for.

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