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VAN LOON'S GEOGRAPHY, THE STORY OF THE WORLD by HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON - Hardcover - 1940 - from Antique Books Den (SKU: 001802)

VAN LOON'S GEOGRAPHY, THE STORY OF THE WORLD

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VAN LOON'S GEOGRAPHY, THE STORY OF THE WORLD

by HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON

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  • hardcover
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NEW YORK: GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING CO., 1940 VERY NICE LOOKING COVER, DARK BLUE, DESIGN FRONT OF EARTH, SHIPS AND SKY. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. 47 CHAPTERS. GREAT NUMBER OF ILLUSTRATIONS BY LOON. TERRIFICLY ENLIGHTENING AND DETAILED FROM LOON'S PERSPECTIVE. INFORMATION COVERS WORLD, PLANET, MAPS, SEASONS, PEOPLE, GREECE, ASIA, SPAIN, AFRICA, EUROPE, FRANCE, BELGIUM, GERMANY, DENMARK, RUSSIA, POLAND, HUNGARY, ARABIA, JAPAN, AFRICA, AMERICA, NEW WORLD AND MANY OTHER SUBJECTS. Hendrik Willem van Loon (January 14, 1882 – March 11, 1944) was a Dutch-American historian, journalist, and children's book author. From the 1910s until his death, Van Loon wrote many books, illustrating them himself. Best remembered among these is The Story of Mankind (1921), a history of the world intended for children, which won the first Newbery Medal in 1922. The book was later updated by Van Loon, then again by his son, and later still by other historians. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.

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Bookseller
Antique Books Den US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
001802
Title
VAN LOON'S GEOGRAPHY, THE STORY OF THE WORLD
Author
HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON
Illustrator
HENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING CO.
Place of Publication
NEW YORK
Date Published
1940
Size
8vo - over 7� - 9�" tall
Keywords
GEOGRAPHY, WORLD
Bookseller catalogs
History; Famous Authors; EDUCATION;
Size
8vo - over 7� - 9�" tall

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