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Broad Stripes and Bright Stars: Stories of American History

By Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin

Springfield, MA: Milton Bradley Company, 1920 Contains several stories from American history. Front endpaper has been removed. Slight wear and soil. 240 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5"x8".


Iron Horses and the Men Who Rode Them

By McCall, Edith

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1961 Illustrated by Carol Rogers. Pages are tanned around edges. Red star stamp on front innerboard. Dust jacket has some soil. 125 pages.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Carol Rogers. 6.5"x8".


The Fort in the Wilderness

By Strobeck, Katherine M.

Utica, New York, U.S.A.: North Country Books, 1978 Blue cover with gold lettering on spine. Illustrated by Emerson lamb. 83 pages 6'x9' Very good condition in Good dust jacket, with wear and soil. Signed by Strobeck on the title page.. By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Lamb, Emerson.


The F.B.I.

By Reynolds, Quentin

New York: Random House, 1954 4th Printing. Foreword by J. Edgar Hoover. Gift inscription on front endpage. Black and white photo illustrations. Jacket has tears along edges. . 4th Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 6"x8".


How We Baffled the Germans

By Wood, Eric

Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd., 1920 Red cloth cover wth yellow and black lettering and decoration. Illustrated with 4 color plates. 318 pages. Corners show wear, innerboards are "darkened".. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Color. 4.5"x6".


The Story of American History

By Blaisdell, Albert F.

Boston: Ginn and Company, 1903 This is a history book for elementary schools on American history. Book is in good condition with owner's name, foedge stains, soil, faded spine, slight curl, weak hinges, and wear. 440 indexed pages, 7.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


A Picture History of France

By Hutton, Clarke

New York: Franklin Watts, 1962 This is a children's picture history of France. Book is in fair condition with removed front endpaper, mild ex-library marks, edgewear, heavy soil, and wear. 62 pages, 11 x 8.5.. Ex - Lib. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


Complete George Washington Anniversary Programs for Every School Grade

By Laird, Alma

New York: Noble and Noble, 1931 Complete George Washington Anniversary Programs for Every School Grade, new ways to hinor the father of our country. Book is an ex-school book in good condition with usual markings, pencil markings, pink underlining, wear and soil. 167 page, 8 x 5.5.. Ex-lib. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.


The Winter at Valley Forge

By Mason, F. Van Wyck

New York: Random House, 1953 This book is a memorable account of that ordeal and the heroic men whose loyalty to their country held them united. Book is in good condition with light edgewear and foredge soil, jacket is in fair condition with owner's name, edgewear, spine tear and light soil. 180 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5. Landmark 33.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by Johnson, Harper.


The First Book of Japan

By Mears, Helen

Toyko, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1954 A look at the history, customs, and culture of Japan written for young readers. Book is in good condition, clean and tight, with owner's bookplate, light cover soil, and light foxing. 69 indexed pages, 8.5 x 7.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Elgin, Kathleen.


Maury, Master Mariner: a Biography of Matthew Fontaine Maury "Pathfinder of the Seas"

By Parriott, Virgina Patterson

New York, Washington, Hollywood: Vantage Press, 1973. Stated first edition biography of Matthew Fontaine Maury who charted the winds and currents of the Atlantic Ocean, mapping out two 25 mile wide lanes to quide ships quickly and safetly from America to England, written for readers of 9-14. light jacket edgewear with a small closed tear on cover of jacket, book has light soil. 47 pages, 8.5 x 6.5.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Very Good/Good. Illus. by Yes.



By White, Stewart Edward

Garden City, N.Y.: Garden City Publishing Co., 1922 This book is bound in dark blue boards with yellow lettering on the spine and a color paste-down illustration on the front cover showing Boone taking on a tomahawk-wielding Indian. Book is edgeworn, with some soil to spine, rubbing/scratches to front cover, cracked front hinge. Inner pages are browned, but clean. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. 274 pages; approx. 6"x9".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Daugherty, James.



By Morris, Charles

Chicago: The John C. Winston Co., 1920 This antique hardcover book is bound in tan cloth boards with red lettering on the front and spine. Front cover has a color paste-down illustration. Mild soil and edgewear to cover. Owner's name, price on front endpapers. Most inner pages clean, with some browning. Black-and-white illustrations. 264 pages; approx. 6"x8".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


The F.B.I..

By Reynolds, Quentin

New York: Random House, 1954 6 x 8.5 hard cover book. Black and red lettering on the yellow dust jacket spine with a color illustrated cover. 180 pages. Landmark #46. Dust jacket edgewear, small spine tear, soil and small creases. Book has wear and soil. Good/Good condition.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.



By Sister Marie-Celeste

Reno, Nevada, U.S.A.: Carmel of Reno, 1983 This book has a tan soft cover with black cover lettering and a black-and-white illustration. It is bound with a clear plastic comb-style binding. Minor edgewear; inner pages clean and unmarked. Written by a Carmelite nun, this book looks at the history of clowns and similar figures from folklore. Approx. 24 pages, 10"x8".. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


The Book of Brave Adventures

By Calhoun, Dorothy Donnell

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1915 5 x 7 hard cover book. Orange lettering on the gray spine with a gray and illustrated cover. Part of the Everychild's Series. 147 pages. Page stains, cover soiled, wear, owner's name. Good condition.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


The Pilgrim's Party: A Really Truly Story

By Lowitz, Sadyebeth & Anson

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1931 8.5 x 7 hard cover book. Yellow lettering on the green spine with a green and illustrated cover. An illustrated story about the Pilgrims. Unpaginated. 1st Edition. Cover soiled, markings on innerboards, edgewear, browned pages, and foxing. Fair condition.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Lowitz, Anson.



By Greenwood, Grace

New York: John B. Alden, Publisher, 1884 This antique hardcover book is bound in yellow-brown decorative cloth boards. Cover and spine have black decorations with decorative gilt lettering. Some edgewar, light soil; inner pages browned, but most are clean. This scarce title features a collection of historical tales, stories of faith, folklore, biography and more. 185 pages; approx. 4"x7". View image at:. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.



By Walker, John B.

New York: Random House, 1941 This book has a red cloth spine with black lettering and a paper cover with a full-color illustration and yellow and white lettering. Edgewear, light scuffing;cracked front hinge; soil; inner pages are faintly browned, but clean. Illustrated with color and black-and-white drawings throughout, this book gives an overview of the air power of the Allies at the outset of WWII, as well as a look at some German fighter planes. 74 pages; approx. 9"x11".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Bart, Barry.


My Fellow Americans: A Family Album
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My Fellow Americans: A Family Album

By Provensen, Alice

San Diego, California, U.S.A.: Browndeer Pr, 1995 Red on blue cover with gold lettering on spine. Dust jacket is color illustrated with white lettering. A pictoral history of America for children. Bright, color illustrations and captions. 61 pages. Book is in very good condition and jacket is in good condtion with wear and soil.. Stated 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Yes. 11.5"x11.5".


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