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The Advancement of Learning, Bacon, Francis
1 The Advancement of Learning
Bacon, Francis
London J. M. Dent & Sons 1962 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean dark navy cloth boards with copper lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or cracking. Binding is tight and square. Very tiny neatly penned date on front fixed endpaper. Pages and edges are clean and bright; no writing or bookplates. Edited with an introduction by G. W. Kitchin. 246 pgs. with index. Unfaded dustjacket has very shallow chipping to top/base of spine, (no larger than 1/8"). Very light surface wear to panels. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 5" x 7-1/4". Literature. 014616

Price: 12.00 USD
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Everyday Play for Children, Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin
2 Everyday Play for Children
Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin
Chicago M. A. Donohue 1916 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Clean green cloth boards with yellow, black and white illustration on cover, black and white lettering on cover; black lettering and yellow, black and white illustration of child on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated end papers (very small sticker residue near top of front free endpaper). Charming illustration on copyright page, illustrations at chapter headings. 212 pages. 022782

Price: 25.00 USD
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La Ferme; Le Petit Train Rouge; A L'Ecole; A La Campagne; L'Annee Heureuse; L'Etoile Enchantee - six books ("Mes Petits Livres Illustres"), Baume, Y. S.
3 La Ferme; Le Petit Train Rouge; A L'Ecole; A La Campagne; L'Annee Heureuse; L'Etoile Enchantee - six books ("Mes Petits Livres Illustres")
Baume, Y. S.
London Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. 1955 Hardcover Near Fine 
Complete set of six hardcover books numbered 1 through 6, no date of publication, circa 1950's. Illustrated with drawings, all text in French. All book covers are clean (each has sticker from a bookstore at top edge of rear cover). Very small neatly printed previous owner name at top edge of inside front covers. No chipping or wear to covers, all pages are clean. Adorable books with pictures to help reader learn to speak French, each book with slightly increasing difficulty. 027264

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey, Brinkley, Douglas
4 The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey
Brinkley, Douglas
Harcourt Brace 1993 0151556946 / 9780151556946 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean white boards with bright blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean map-illustrated endpapers - very small previous owner name and date neatly printed in corner of half-title page, very inconspicuous. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 513 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The travel adventures of a young history professor takes seventeen undergraduates across America in a learning-adventure-on-wheels, where the students learn by seeing and doing. The class visits 30 states and ten national parks, reads twelve books by great American writers, they see Bob Dylan in Seattle, gamble at a Vegas casino, dance to Bourbon Street jazz in New Orleans...and so much more. 027515

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Jumping:  Learning and Teaching, Froissard, Jean
5 Jumping: Learning and Teaching
Froissard, Jean
South Brunswick and New York A.S. Barnes & Co. 1971 0-498-06830-7 / 9780498068300 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated with Photographs and Diagrams 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean olive green cloth boards with bright metallic green lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, no bumping or fraying. Clean endpapers illustrated with two black and white photographs of horse & rider jumping. Pages, edges, and endpapers are clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. Illustrated with many photographs and diagrams. 204 pgs. with index. Bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few shallow closed edge tears and light edgewear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.Horses. 014472

Price: 15.00 USD
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Jumping: Learning and Teaching, Froissard, Jean
6 Jumping: Learning and Teaching
Froissard, Jean
South Brunswick/New York A. S. Barnes 1971 0-498-06830-7 / 9780498068300 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with green metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Photo-illustrated endpapers; tasteful previous owner bookplate with horse theme on front free endpaper; no other marks. 204 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has light superficial rubbing, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 7" x 10". 013788

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Learning to Garden, Gunnison, Olive Mason
7 Learning to Garden
Gunnison, Olive Mason
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1948 Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with yellow watering can on cover, yellow lettering and decoration on spine. Tiny bumps to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 388 pgs. with illustrations by Anne Seaman. A comprehensive book on how to garden (flowers and vegetables), with clear information and drawings. 018809

Price: 10.00 USD
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V.V.'s Eyes, Harrison, Henry Sydnor
8 V.V.'s Eyes
Harrison, Henry Sydnor
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1913 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket R.M. Crosby, illustrator 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket illustrated by R. M. Crosby. Beige-green cloth boards with green lettering and line border on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, some fading to upper corner of rear board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; faint previous owner name on back of frontispiece. Four illustrations by R.M. Crosby. Dustjacket is quite clean, has edge chipping and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel concerning the position of women in society, factory conditions, and charitable giving, with a beautiful heroine, who is learning for the first time in her life that things are not always what they seem. 021683

Price: 20.00 USD
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Dinosaur Giants Among Giants (Dinosaur Jigsaw Picture Puzzle Book), Joshua Morris Publishing Inc.
9 Dinosaur Giants Among Giants (Dinosaur Jigsaw Picture Puzzle Book)
Joshua Morris Publishing Inc.
New York Derrydale Books (Crown Publishers) 1989 0517662795 / 9780517662793 First Hardcover Fine 
Clean sturdy hardcover book in as new condition, appears unused with all puzzle parts in place. No fading, rubbing, or wear; no marks. Four frame tray puzzles, each made from fifteen sturdy pieces, that vividly recreate prehistoric life on Earth. Illustrated chronological charts that place dinosaurs in their correct time period and era. Fun and fascinating facts about dinosaurs at the end of the book. Realistic and vivid puzzles offer children a new dimension in learning while providing hours of playtime fun. 025958

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The Sky at Night - Your Guide to the Heavens - A complete interactive kit, Kerrod, Robin
10 The Sky at Night - Your Guide to the Heavens - A complete interactive kit
Kerrod, Robin
New Burlington Books 2000 1861552297 / 9781861552297 Paperback Fine 
Complete boxed kit including spiral bound books: Mapping the Skies; The Star Guide; plus a flashlight with red light for reading maps during night-time fieldwork; a planisphere. All parts are present, clean and unworn. Written by renowned astronomy author, Robin Kerrod, a Fellow of Britain's Royal Astronomical Society. A wonderful set of tools for any child or adult interested in learning about the night sky. 024251

Price: 25.00 USD
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Jimmy Yellow Hawk, Lyons, Virginia Driving Hawk
11 Jimmy Yellow Hawk
Lyons, Virginia Driving Hawk
New York Holiday House 1972 0823401979 / 9780823401970 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Oren Lyons, Illustrator 
Clean hardcover book with clean dust jacket. Rose beige cloth boards with Native American decoration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean orange endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated by Oren Lyons. 76 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, has tiny bit of shallow wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The excitement of a rodeo, being sent to find a lost mare in a dangerous storm, the pageantry of a tribal dance contest, and learning to trap properly are all gripping parts of this story of a young Native American boy growing up. 025351

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A Father in the Family, Paul, Louis
12 A Father in the Family
Paul, Louis
New York Crown 1951 First Hardcover Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in unclipped jacket. Clean red cloth boards with small spot of fading to one lower spine corner, small puncture mark in lower front corner of front board near spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name and place written in pen at top of front fixed endpaper, small number in red pencil at top corner of front free endpaper. 286 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has fading to background on spine, 1/2" chipping at top spine edge, chipping to bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Solid reading copy in decent jacket. A heartwarming drama of a neighborhood of wonderful people learning to live together and love one another set near the EAst River in New York City. 019839

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Superior Horsemanship: Learning and Teaching the English Hunt Seat, Vezzoli, Gary Christopher
13 Superior Horsemanship: Learning and Teaching the English Hunt Seat
Vezzoli, Gary Christopher
A. S. Barnes & Company 1978 0498019225 / 9780498019227 First Unknown Very Good+ Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying, very slight fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Well illustrated with drawings and photographs. 309 pages with index. Dust jacket is somewhat faded and very lightly soiled, has a few very shallow edge chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026542

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