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Losing Our Language: How multicultural classroom instruction is undermining our children's ability to read, write, and reason
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Losing Our Language: How multicultural classroom instruction is undermining our children's ability to read, write, and reason

By Sandra Stotsky

New York, New York: Free Press, 1999. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xix + 316 pages, black and yellow boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly edge worn dust jacket with the original price present

$9.50

The Columbian; Vol. 7, Number 6; April, 1898; Immortality, excerpts from famous divines; A Romance of the Orient; A Modern Mahomet; A Woman of the World; etc

By Mme. Francis Higgins-Glenerne (editor); Edward Starr Livingstone; Melik Shakir-Kibrizli, William T. Macomber; et al.

Boston, Massachusetts: L. N. Cushman, 1898. First printing. Unbound. Good, Good, Fair. An original tabloid newspaper magazine, 16" x 11", 16 pages, black and white, with intertextual vignettes illustrationunbound as issued. A good original issue over all with light soiling and staining to the margins, paper moderately yellowed with some chipping at the margins.

$16.50

The Dayspring; Vol. VI, Numbers 10, 11 12; [three original issues sold together] The Opium Trade; Scenes in South Africa; Devil Tree; Idols Despised; Intellifence from the Missions; A Slave Trader; An African Chief; Intelligence from the Missions; Baptism of a young Brahmin; Papal Missions in Chinaetc.

By American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Mission et al.

Boston, Massachusetts: American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Mission, 1847. First printing. Unbound. Good, Good, Fair. 3 original newssheets with short partial column articles concerning the various Ctholic foreign missions. Three original issues, folio (tabloid), page size 15" x 11 1/2", 4 pages each (a total of 12 pages--complete), black and white, with intertextual woodcut vignettesunbound as issued. Two good original issues over all with light soiling to the margins but soiling and chipping at the center mailing fold withfour 1/4" holes and a consequent partial loss of text, though the lines can be deciphered, paper lightly yellowed. One issue (no 11) is in only fair conditiojn, being more yellowed with the upper half of the front page fold significantly soiled and with two larger holes at the page fold, one 1/4" x 1/2" and the other 3/4" x 1". Sold together

$16.50

Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families

By J. Anthony Lukas

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 659 pages, map endpapers, blue cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket with price clipped and light color fading to the back strip.

$16.50

The War of the Rising Sun and Tumbling Bear

By Richard Connaughton

New York, New York: Routledge, 1991. First edition thus. Paperback--trade. Near Fine. Quarto, 9 1/8" tall, xii + 300 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white

$14.50

The Magic Butterfly and other fairy tales of Central Europe

By George Obligado (translator) Ugo Fontana (illustrations); Fratelli Fabbri

New York, New York: Golden Press, 1963. First edition thus. Pictorial Hard Cover. Very good. This is the American edition of the Fratelli Fabbri, Milan edition. Quarto, 14 1/2" tall, 64 pages, color illustration throughout, stiff illustrated board covers. A very good generally clean, study hard cover over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling, but a nick to the spine and rubing at the fore-corners; binding tight, but paper cream white

$9.50

Techniques in the Clinical Supervision of Teachers: preservice and inservice application

By Keith A. Acheson, Meredith Damien Gall

New York, New York: Longmans, 1992. Third printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 9 1/4 " tall, xii + 238 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white but yellow marker underling to 20 pages.

$9.50

The Ethics of School Administration

By Kenneth A Strike, Emil J. Haller, Jonas F. Soltis

New York, New York: Teacher's College Press--Columbia University, 1988. Third printing. Original Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 9 " tall, xii + 137 pages, stiff green wraps. A near fine, clean, near soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

Five Views of the "New Math," Occasional Papers, Number Eight (8); Council for Basic Education (CBE)

By Edwin E. Moise, Alexander Calandra, Robert B. Davis, Morris Kline, Harold M. Bacon

Washington D.C.: Council for Basic Education (CBE), 1965. First edition thus. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, 24 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff printed wraps. A very good soft cover over all, cover moderately worn and yellowed, text paper lightly yellowed, with a paper-clip mark at the top margin.

$6.50

Medieval Women: Studies in Church History

By Derek Baker (editor); Christopher N. L. Brooke (introduction)

Oxford, England: Basil Blackwell, 1950. First edition thus. Paperback. Very good. Duodecimo, 8 1/2" tall, xii + 396 pages; stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, generally clean, neat paperback with light shelf wear, binding tight, pages cream white but a light foxing to the fore-edges, and with a previous owner's name stamp on the front endpaper.

$12.50

Culture and Education Policy in the American States

By Catherine Marshall, Douglas Mitchell, Frederick Wirt

New York, New York: The Falmer Press, 1989. Reprint. Original Wraps. Very Good. Small quarto, 9 1/4" tall, xii + 217 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, large format paperback edition with minor shelf wear and soiling, BUT scattered underlining in yellow and green marker; binding solid, paper otherweisewhite.

$19.00

The Courtesy Book

By Nancy Dunlea; Dorothy Saunders

Chicago, Illinois: Beckley-Cardy Company, 1927. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good . Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 128 pages black and white illustrations throughout, decorative cloth. A very good original hard cover edition over all, binding solid,paper lightly yellowed, foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Breaking Waves Dashed High (The Pilgrim Fathers)

By Felicia Hemans; designs by L. B. Humphrey

Boston, Massachusetts: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1883. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Originally published in 1879. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, unpaginated [approx. viii + 28 pages--black and white illustrated throughout] gilt top fore-edge; decorated green cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover. A good copy, relatively clean, back strip cloth starting to fray top and bottom, fore-corner tips through to boards; cloth lightly soiled; paper moderately yellowed with foxing, hinges and binding cracked but secure.This is a reading copy only.

$12.50

The End of Knowing: a new developmental way of learning
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The End of Knowing: a new developmental way of learning

By Fred Newman and Lois Holzman

New York, New York: Routledge, 1997. First edition thus. Paperback--trade. Near Fine. Quarto, 9 1/8" tall, ix + 185 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper slightly yellowed.

$19.00

Green and White 1930: Volume XII; The Senior Class, Gorham Normal School School [yearbook]; Gorham, Maine

By The Winsor School

Gorham, Maine: The Senior Class, Gorham Normal School, 1930. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, 232 pages, white titles on embossed green cloth. A very good clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed.

$35.00

Brooklyn Friends: 1958 ; As The Years Go By; [The Senior Class, Brooklyn Friends School ; yearbook]; Brooklyn, New York.

By Brooklyn Friends; William J. Meeneghan, (principle)

New York, New York: The Senior Class, Brooklyn Friends School, 1958. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good-. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 120 pages), gilt titles on black cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, rubbing at the fore-corners through to boards, spine cloth fraying at top and bottom edges, binding solid, paper slightly yellowed., light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper clean and and lightly yellowed.

$20.00

The 1956 Pinnacle: 1956 ; [The Senior Class, Erskine Academy; yearbook]; South China, ME

By Erskine Academy; Maxine Wellman, Frances Ward, et al

South China, ME : The Senior Class, Erskine Academy, 1956. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good-. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 48 pages + 16 pages of ads! Wow!), whitetitles on pictorial blue and white cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, rubbing at the fore-corners, BUT, this copy belonged to a smoker and is yellowed at the margins; binding solid, paper generally white except at the fore-edges and endpapers.

$20.00

Enterprise: March, 1946; Vol. X. No. 2; The Belmont Junior High School [high school publication]

By Editors: Donald Willliams, Edward Rice, Martha Hazen et al

Belmont, Massachusetts: The Belmont Junior High School, 1946. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Small quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 24 pages with intertextual black and white photo illustration, wire saddle stitch, stiff green printed wraps. A very good minus over all, generally clean and sturdy soft cover quarterly periodical with moderate shelf wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling primarily at spine fold where it was held, cover begiining to split at spine fold, internal binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with many class photos signed in pen by students and teachers.

$9.50

Class of 1944: The Winsor School [yearbook]

By The Winsor School

Boston, Massachusetts: The Winsor School, 1944. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, 32 pages, gilt titles on maroon cloth. A very good clean, neat hard cover over all with minor shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper clean.

$35.00

Panseron's ABC of Music (A B C), or Progressive Lessons in the Rudiments of Music and Solfeggi. To which is added the voice part of Concone's Fifty Lessons, Book 1; Twenty-Five Lessons, Op. 10, and eighteen solfeggi for two voices

By Felice Dorigo; Panseron

Boston, Massachusetts: Oliver Ditson, 1846. Early Printing. Decorative Boards. Good +. English ext. Octavo, 8 2/3" tall, 116 + 84 + 36 + ads pages, black titles on green boards, black spine-cloth; endpapers are advertisements. A good plus over all, interior is very good in solid binding; paper clean and lightly yellowed, with a few penciled annottations scattered throughout, BUT cover well worn, lightly soiled and rubbed through at the fore-corners, spine cloth fraying top and bottom,

$19.00

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