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A Story Book of Nature - Part One (Cycle A)
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A Story Book of Nature - Part One (Cycle A)

By Malkin, Grace Fraser

Toronto: The Educational Book Company, Limited. Hardcover. 102 pages. Stories include: The Story of a Butterfly; Seed Travellers; Starfish Adventures; Making Flower Friends; and many more. Printed upon glossy stock. Many black and white photos. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear to publisher's green illustrated cloth. A worthy vintage copy of this charming juvenile science reader. . Fair. 1938. First Edition.

$59.95

The Wide Range Readers - Green Book I (1/One)
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The Wide Range Readers - Green Book I (1/One)

By Schonell, Fred J.; Flowerdew, Phyllis

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd. Hardcover. 098131130X Please note: This copy in very, very poor condition. 144 pages. Black and white illustrations in text. Several full-page colour illustrations. Black illustrated boards. Second printing of the 1950 first edition. Intended for readers around age 7. Usual school markings. Binding wide open at title page. Pages 19-20 missing. Very heavy wear. Numerous binding defects. Offered as is. . Fair. 1951. Reprint.

$69.95

A Story Book of Nature - Part Three (Cycle C)
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A Story Book of Nature - Part Three (Cycle C)

By Malkin, Grace Fraser

Toronto: The Educational Book Company, Limited. Hardcover. 102 pages. Stories include: Berry Tales; Forest Giants; A Boy, A Dog, and a Porcupine; The Kelp Brings Victory; Making Flower Friends; and many more. Printed upon glossy stock. Many black and white photos. Small name atop front free endpaper otherwise unmarked with somewhat above-average wear to publisher's green illustrated cloth. A worthy vintage copy of this charming juvenile science reader. . Fair. 1938. First Edition.

$59.95

A Story Book of Nature - Part Two (Cycle B)
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A Story Book of Nature - Part Two (Cycle B)

By Malkin, Grace Fraser

Toronto: The Educational Book Company, Limited. Hardcover. 102 pages. Stories include: A Worker in the Night; As Tight as a Clam; Making Flower Friends; Elsie Finds a Crayfish; and many more. Printed upon glossy stock. Many black and white photos. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear to publisher's green illustrated cloth. A worthy vintage copy of this charming juvenile science reader. . Fair. 1938. First Edition.

$59.95

Meine Fibel [Bestell-Nr. 2405]
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Meine Fibel [Bestell-Nr. 2405]

By Engel, Dr. Peter; Schreiber, Theo

Stuttgart, Germany: Ernst Klett Verlag. Hardcover. This utterly adorable German language introductory reader features children Rolf and Lotte, plus their dog Rolf. 96 pages. Green illustrated boards. Heartwarming colour illustrations on each of the first 64 pages, with two-colour (red and black) illustrations for the balance of the book. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. Small white patch on back board where sticker removed. We are uncertain of the printing date and printing number so please inquire if you have any questions. A thoroughly delightful vintage item! . Good. 1958. Reprint.

$750.00

CANADA'S STORY told to Boys and Girls (Our Empire Story)
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CANADA'S STORY told to Boys and Girls (Our Empire Story)

Edinburgh: T C & E C Jack. Hardcover. B009Q12H8M 121 pages. Attractively illustrated colour plates. Undated - circa 1921? No mention of any prior printings. The twenty-one chapters include stories of Henry Hudson, La Salle, Count Frontenac, Madeleine De Vercheres, Laura Secord, Louis Riel and others. Prior owner's name in ball pen on back of front free endpaper. Half-title page removed. Above-average wear. Writing atop plate at page 12 which is loose but present. Narrow opening in binding at page 48. A worthy vintage reading copy. . Fair. 1921. First Edition.

$99.95

Mandblad Het Kinder-Kompas - Derde Jaargang
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Mandblad Het Kinder-Kompas - Derde Jaargang

By Stated, Author Not

Rotterdam, Netherlands: Nationale Levensverzekering-Bank N.V.. Hardcover. Approximately 150 pages. Text in Dutch. A compilation of stories for young readers. Many black and white illustrations, some of which were hand-coloured by prior owner. Prior owner's detaills upon front free endpaper dated 1939 suggest the printing date of this copy. Last two pages loose but present. Above-average wear. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1939. First Edition.

$149.95

Stories of Long Ago in the Philippines - Philippine Education Series
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Stories of Long Ago in the Philippines - Philippine Education Series

By McGovney, Dudley Odell

New York: World Book Co.. Hardcover. 128 pages. First published in 1905. Numerous interesting black and white photos and illustrations. "These little stories of ancient days in the Philippines are the result of more than two years' of study of early Philippine history and represent the first attempt to write the story of those days in verified detail." - from Preface. Binding intact. Above-average external wear. Faint red discoloration to upper corner of front board. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper. A sound copy of this charming and informative vintage work. . Fair. 1906. Second Edition.

$250.00

English and Chinese second reader =: Hua ying tong yu di er juan
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English and Chinese second reader =: Hua ying tong yu di er juan

By Condit, Ira M

New York: American Tract Soc. Hardcover. B0008BVS3Y 188 pages. Occasional black and white illustrations in text. Copyright 1902. No indication of prior printings. Includes 72 reading lessons with titles such as Confucious and the Wise Boy, A Cunning Fox, and The Camel and the Miller, plus exercises on vowel sounds, consonant sounds, and articulation. "The lessons cover quite a large range of subjects. In this way the Chinese scholar will acquire much valuable knowledge." - from Preface. Includes text in English and Chinese, side-by-side, on each page. Minimal faint markings to contents. Binding intact. Average wear to maroon cloth. A sound copy of this wonderful vintage reader. . Good. 1902. First Edition.

$495.00

Mr. Whiskers
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Mr. Whiskers

Toronto, Canada: Thomas Nelson & Sons (Canada) Limited. Hardcover. B000IDBCH4 158 pages. Written at the primer level. Brings children delightful stories from real life and from the world of make-believe. Minimal markings. Front hinge open. Somewhat above-average wear. A sound copy of this beloved reader. . Fair. 1961. First Edition.

$199.95

McGuffey's Alternate Spelling-Book
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McGuffey's Alternate Spelling-Book

By Watkins, William B.

USA: Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co.. Hardcover. B002NM2QZU 96 pages. Various markings of a child throughout but primarily to endpapers and most in pencil. Narrow openings along each hinge. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Pages 5-8 missing. A worthy vintage copy of this early McGuffey's text. . Fair. 1888. First Edition.

$250.00

Canadian Readers, Book VI (Six / 6) - W.J. Gage & Co's Educational Series
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Canadian Readers, Book VI (Six / 6) - W.J. Gage & Co's Educational Series

By Contributors, Multiple

Canada: W.J. Gage & Company. Hardcover. 427 pages. "With a treatise on elocution, biographical and critical notes, and useful appendixes." - subtitle. Although we see no indication that this is a reprint, we have seen an 1884 edition of the same title so describe this copy as a reprint. Binding tight. Narrow two-inch opening at top of front hinge. Average external wear and soiling to decorated yellow cloth-covered boards. Minimal markings. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1886. Reprint.

$149.95

Playtime Pictures, Playtime Picture Books Series No. 1 (Number One)
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Playtime Pictures, Playtime Picture Books Series No. 1 (Number One)

By Carfrae, Eileen; Sherriff, Kathleen E.; Cooper, Phyllis

London: Lutterworth Press. Paperback. 12 pages. Charming illustrations in orange and blue throughout by Muriel Harris. Undated but appears to be circa 1940. Stories and poems include: The Boy on the Raft, Buttercups, Ann and Bill, At the Seaside, Pamela's Books, The Picnic, The Egg and Spoon Race, A Second Slice of Cake, Swinging, and The Sand Castle. Back cover promotes "Little Brown Bears" books and the new "Playways Series". Unmarked. Above-average wear. Two-inch opening along bottom of coverfold with corresponding openings along spine of all pages. Shorter similar openings to top of coverfold. One-inch opening to fore-edge of back cover. A worthy copy of this charming vintage reader. . Fair. 1940. First Edition.

$349.95

Bobbs-Merrill Readers - The Second Reader - State of Kansas
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Bobbs-Merrill Readers - The Second Reader - State of Kansas

By Baker, Clara B.; Baker, Edna D.; Betts, George Herbert (Editor)

Tokeka: The State of Kansas. Hardcover. 228 pages. Word list. Nice color illustrations every few pages. Very heavy external wear. Hinges open. Few markings. Contents generally in decent shape. A worthy reading copy. Reprint of the 1924 first edition. . Fair. 1932.

$79.95

Treasure Flower - A Child Of Japan
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Treasure Flower - A Child Of Japan

By Gaines, Ruth

Chicago: E M. Hale and Company. Hardcover. 205 Pages. Footnotes. Black and white plates. The charming story of Treasure Flower who goes to the great Japenese city to visit her American girlfriend. Average wear. Binding intact. Inkstamp inside front board otherwise unmarked. Average wear to illustrated cloth exterior. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1916. Special Edition.

$79.95

Deine Muttersprache - Arbeitsbuch Fur Den Deutschunterricht an Volksschulen: Heft 1, 2. Schuljahr
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Deine Muttersprache - Arbeitsbuch Fur Den Deutschunterricht an Volksschulen: Heft 1, 2. Schuljahr

By Garz, Hartmann, Rutt

Germany: Verlag Moritz Diesterweg. Paperback. Bestell-Nr. 1205. Text in German. Few bits of writing and two ink stamps. Above-average but not excessive wear. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1960. Reprint.

$49.95

Luck and Pluck
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Luck and Pluck

By Nolen, Barbara: Story Selector

Boston: D.C. Heath and Company. Hardcover. 373 pages. Glossary. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Revised edition of the 1942 first edition. Moderate wear. School stamp upon front endpaper. Binding tight. A quality copy of this charming reader. . Good. 1950. Revised.

$49.95

Here We Go Again
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Here We Go Again

By Marguerite, Sister M.

Canada: Ginn and Company. Paperback. 64 pages. Word list and instructions for teacher at back. Lovely colour illustrations throughout. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked but for school stamp upon title page. A charming vintage copy of this elementary-level Catholic-themed reader. . Fair. 1951. New Edition.

$49.95

Teachers Manual to Accompany Wide Open Windows
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Teachers Manual to Accompany Wide Open Windows

By Barrett, Franklin L.

Toronto: The Copp Clark Co. Limited. Hardcover. 283 pages. Prior owner's details neatly upon front free endpaper. Minimal light pencil markings to contents. Binding intact. A sound vintage working copy. . Good. 1948. First Edition.

$69.95

Ontario High School Latin Reader
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Ontario High School Latin Reader

By Glassey, D.A.; Robertson, J.C.; Bennett, J.S.

Toronto: The Macmillan Company of Canada, Limited. Hardcover. 200 pages. Extensive 51-page vocabulary list at back. Reprint of the 1925 first edition. Average wear. Prior owner's details upon front free endpaper. Markings to some portions of contents. Binding intact. A sound working copy of this vintage Ontario high school Latin text. . Good. 1930. Reprint.

$69.95

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