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Strike Heaven on the Face, Calitri, Charles
1 Strike Heaven on the Face
Calitri, Charles
New York Crown Publishers 1958 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black boards with black cloth spine, unchipped yellow lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 344 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, tiny chip at base corner of rear panel, with hint of edge wear, one very short closed edge tear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel about a school in small town America. 018766

Price: 30.00 USD
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Harvard's Secret Court The Savage 1920 Purge of Campus Homosexuals, De Quille, Dan
2 Harvard's Secret Court The Savage 1920 Purge of Campus Homosexuals
De Quille, Dan
St Martins Pr 2005 0312322712 / 9780312322717 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition: October 2005 on copyright page with full number line. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 294 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with small (under 1") closed tear at top front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In 2002 a researcher for "The Harvard Crimson" came across a restricted archive labeled "Secret Court Files, 1920". What he uncovered was 500 pgs. of clandestine documents describing in detail an eighty-year-old episode in which Harvard University maliciously persecuted and harassed young men who were believed to be engaging in homosexual activity. It was a major scandal and one ofthe biggest cover-ups in Harvard's three and half centuries. 018146

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John Dewey on Education - Selected Writings, Dewey, John (Reginald D. Archambault, Editor)
3 John Dewey on Education - Selected Writings
Dewey, John (Reginald D. Archambault, Editor)
New York Modern Library 1967 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 148 in clean unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 13. Clean black cloth boards with blind-stamped "ml" on front cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Fujita style decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Edited and with an Introduction by Reginald D. Archambault. 439 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.45 on front inside flap), very slight corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024240

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Camping Manual, Drought, Alice
4 A Camping Manual
Drought, Alice
New York A. S. Barnes 1946 Third Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Careful analysis of fundamentals for camp administrators, counselors and parents. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front fixed endpaper. 167 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 016501

Price: 15.00 USD
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Michelangelo (Color Slide Program of the Great Master), Gilbert, Creighton
5 Michelangelo (Color Slide Program of the Great Master)
Gilbert, Creighton
New York - Toronto - London - Sydney McGraw Hill 1967 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated 
Clean tan boards with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Michelangelo illustrated sketch of man on front cover. Binding is tight and square. 20 beautiful color slides in excellent condition + 48 pgs. of text and illustrations. Pages are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 10 x 11". Art. 014634

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Life of Mary Lyon, Gilchrist, Beth Bradford
6 The Life of Mary Lyon
Gilchrist, Beth Bradford
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin 1910 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue-black cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Lettering is unchipped, no fading. Light wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 462 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates, including frontis portrait of Mary Lyons with clean tissue guard. 014094

Price: 35.00 USD
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Holders of Doctorates Among American Negroes - An Educational and Social Study of Negroes Who Have Earned Doctoral Degrees in Course, 1876-1943, Greene, Harry Washington
7 Holders of Doctorates Among American Negroes - An Educational and Social Study of Negroes Who Have Earned Doctoral Degrees in Course, 1876-1943
Greene, Harry Washington
Boston Meador Press 1946 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 275 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears, tiny spots of wear to corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024003

Price: 250.00 USD
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The Articulate Sisters: Passages from journals and Letters of the Daughters of President Josiah Quincy of Harvard University, Howe, M. A. De Wolfe
8 The Articulate Sisters: Passages from journals and Letters of the Daughters of President Josiah Quincy of Harvard University
Howe, M. A. De Wolfe
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1946 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold border decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & sqwuare, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 249 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, some short closed edge tears, very small corner chip. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Americana. 014106

Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Doc: The Story of Dennis Littky and His Fight for a Better School
Kammeraad-Campbell, Susan
Chicago/New York Contemporary Books 1989 0-8092-4611-2 / 9780809246113 Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition in unclipped jacket, SIGNED by Dennis Littky. Very clean dark green boards with beige cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by subject of book on front free endpaper. 403 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 010350

Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Schoolmaster of Yesterday: A Three Generation Story 1820-1919
Kennedy, Millard Fillmore and Alvin F. Harlow
New York Whittlesey House 1940 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Howard Simon, Illustrator 
Clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 359 pgs. Illustrated by Howard Simon. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, hias up to 1/4" loss at top spine edge, small closed edge tears and tiny edge chips, crease to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The Kennedys were a dynasty of schoolmasters. Millard Fillmore Kennedy and his father and grandfather before him held sway in Indiana district schools from the period when the Midwest was still a frontier to the time when the industrial age had begun in earnest. This is their story. 015170

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I Never Told Anybody - Teaching Poetry Writing in a Nursing Home, Koch, Kenneth
11 I Never Told Anybody - Teaching Poetry Writing in a Nursing Home
Koch, Kenneth
New York Random House 1977 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean yellow boards with clean unfaded maroon cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper; no other marks. 259 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one short (1/2") closed edge tear at top front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author shows a way to teach people who are old, ill and institutionalized to write poetry, in such a way that they like writing poetry, take it seriously, and go on writing it and getting better at it. Introductory essay and comments on each class meeting, with poetry that is beautiful, funny, shocking, often simple and direct, almost always surprising. 017755

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The 100 Most Notable Cornellians, Kramnick, Isaac; Moore, R. Laurence; Altschuler, Glenn C.
12 The 100 Most Notable Cornellians
Kramnick, Isaac; Moore, R. Laurence; Altschuler, Glenn C.
Ithaca, NY Cornell Univ Press 2003 0801439582 / 9780801439582 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean red cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 254 pp. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018234

Price: 20.00 USD
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13 The Dance in Education
Marsh, Agnes L. and Lucile Marsh
New York A. S. Barnes and Co. 1926 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
224 pgs. VG Dark green cloth boards with black lettering, female dancer on cover. Binding is tight & square. No names or bookplates inside. Front cover very clean, rear board has a few light speckles. Light bumping to two corners. Faint watermark to edge of front free endpapers only, all other pages bright and clean. Musical scores, diagrams, and detailed lessons. Solid and interesting book. 8-1/2" x 11. Dance. 003647

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Music Hour - One-Book Course, McConathy, Osbourne; W. Otto Miessner; Edward Bailey Birge; Mabel E. Bray
14 The Music Hour - One-Book Course
McConathy, Osbourne; W. Otto Miessner; Edward Bailey Birge; Mabel E. Bray
Silver Burdett Co. 1938 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with black illustration and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. Tiny nick to rear spine edge, very light scratch on rear board, slight corner wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Color illustrations, music and words to songs for young boys and girls (originally designed for use in one-room school houses). 228 pgs. with index. 6-3/4" x 8-1/2". Music. 012426

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Educational Contributions of the Leavenworths of Castleton, Vermont, McDevitt, Sister Mary Matthew
15 The Educational Contributions of the Leavenworths of Castleton, Vermont
McDevitt, Sister Mary Matthew
Rutland, Vermont The Tuttle Publishing Co., Inc. 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in dust jacket, with erratum slip tipped in on "List of Illustrations" page. Clean teal blue clothboards with gold lettering on spine. Slight hint of surface wear to bottom of spine and bottom edges. No bumping to corners, pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 100 pgs. with bibliography. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is lightly soiled with a few small chips along bottom corners and bottom edges. Has a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014325

Price: 35.00 USD
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Kent State - What Happened and Why, Michener, James A.
16 Kent State - What Happened and Why
Michener, James A.
New York Random House Inc 1971 0394471997 / 9780394471990 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with clean black top-stained page edges. Clean illustrated endpapers (map of university campus grounds); no names, writing or marks. 559 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one short closed tear (1/2") at base of rear panel; photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018720

Price: 75.00 USD
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Better Living Booklets for Parents and Teachers (12 softcover volumes complete in box), Miscellaneous
17 Better Living Booklets for Parents and Teachers (12 softcover volumes complete in box)
Miscellaneous
New York Science Research Associates, Inc. / Grolier 1952 softcover Very Good+ 
12 softbound booklets in excellent condition in original box. Titles include: Helping Brothers and Sisters Get Along; Self-Understanding, A First Step to Understanding Children; Exploring Children's Interests; Emotional Problems of Growing Up; Your Children's Manners; Helping Children Talk Better; Helping Children Understand Sex; When Children Face Crises; How to Live With Children; Mental Abilities of Children; Why Children Misbehave; Fears of Children. All clean, unmarked, uncreased. Clean sturdy original box with unchipped labels, closed crack to one corner edge of lid. 018539

Price: 35.00 USD
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Souvenir of the Dedication of the New York State Education Building - Albany, October 15, 16, 17, 1912, New York State Education Department
18 Souvenir of the Dedication of the New York State Education Building - Albany, October 15, 16, 17, 1912
New York State Education Department
Albany, NY State of New York Education Department 1912 Paperback Fine 
Beautiful softcover souvenir book in it's original onionskin wrapper AND original lidded box. Very clean brown wraps with circular gold seal of the NY Education Department, white lettering. No wear. All pages and edges are clean, with clean marbled endpapers. Illustrated with photographs. 82 pages. Box is clean, sturdy, no cracks, a few edge nicks. Size: approx. 7-1/2" x 10-1/2" 023925

Price: 30.00 USD
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19 The New Teacher's Almanack: A Complete Guide to Every Day of the School Year
Newmarr, Dara
West Nyack The Center for Applied Research in Education, Inc. 1980 0-87628-604-X / 9780876286043 Fourteenth Printing Hardcover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean brown boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 381 pgs. chock full of ideas to revitalize, enrch every subject at every grade level. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Education. 007511

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Arms of the University & Colleges of Cambridge, Oldfield, R. W.
20 The Arms of the University & Colleges of Cambridge
Oldfield, R. W.
London A. & C. Black, Ltd. 1931 First edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket W. G. Blackall and A. Cousins 
Very clean book in clean original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with cark blue lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name at top corner of front free endpaper. With twenty full-page reproductions in gorgeous full color from drawings by W. G. Blackall and A. Cousins. 47 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, tiny bit of minimal shallow chipping, has small price clip at lower corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Approximate size of book: 5" x 7-1/2". The arms of the University and Colleges of Cambridge are reproduced in this book, fully and accurately coloured. Each plate is accompanied by a definition of the arms and a brief account of their origin and history. An introductory chapter discusses the heraldry of the University in general; there are notes on the curious bearings granted to the Regius Professors; and a useful bibliography and efficient index. 025487

Price: 40.00 USD
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