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The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey, Brinkley, Douglas
1 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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Strike Heaven on the Face, Calitri, Charles
2 Strike Heaven on the Face
Calitri, Charles
New York Crown Publishers 1958 First 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

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Harvard's Secret Court The Savage 1920 Purge of Campus Homosexuals, De Quille, Dan
3 Harvard's Secret Court The Savage 1920 Purge of Campus Homosexuals
De Quille, Dan
St Martins Pr 2005 0312322712 / 9780312322717 First 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)
4 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

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A Camping Manual, Drought, Alice
5 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

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Michelangelo (Color Slide Program of the Great Master), Gilbert, Creighton
6 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

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An Incomplete Education, Revised Edition, Jones, Judy; Wilson, William
7 An Incomplete Education, Revised Edition
Jones, Judy; Wilson, William
New York Ballantine Books 1995 0345391373 / 9780345391377 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Revised and Updated edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs, drawings. 683 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Indispensable knowledge on a wide variety of subjects - fills in the gaps your education missed! 027067

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The Jones Fourth Reader, Jones, L. H.
8 The Jones Fourth Reader
Jones, L. H.
Ginn & Company 19111903 Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers) - clean beige cloth boards with red and green decoration, green lettering on cover, green lettering on spine with small decoration at head and foot of spine, red and green decorative logo of Ginn & Co. on rear board. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Small previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper. Copyright, 1903 by Ginn & Company. Liberally illustrated with black and white plates. 416 pages. 025597

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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

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All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them, Keller, James
10 All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them
Keller, James
Garden City, NY Hanover House 1953 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean solid book in clean unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of edge wear and very light age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book on what can be done under existing laws to restore recognition of God in the school systems. 026949

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11 Schoolmaster of Yesterday: A Three Generation Story 1820-1919
Kennedy, Millard Fillmore and Alvin F. Harlow
New York Whittlesey House 1940 First 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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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 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

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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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Kent State - What Happened and Why, Michener, James A.
15 Kent State - What Happened and Why
Michener, James A.
New York Random House Inc 1971 0394471997 / 9780394471990 First 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
16 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
17 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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18 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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New Horizons, Park, John Edgar
19 New Horizons
Park, John Edgar
Norton, MA Wheaton College Bookstore 1929 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Signed, limited edition. Black and white decorated paper covered boards with red cloth spine (very slight soiling & wear to spine). Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. Limited edition no. 373, SIGNED by the author. Frontis photograph of author. 104 pgs. Transcripts of brief talks given at daily chapel in Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts. 8vo. Philosophy. 015245

Price: 15.00 USD
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Good Morning, Miss Dove, Patton, Frances Gray
20 Good Morning, Miss Dove
Patton, Frances Gray
New York Dodd Mead 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Garrett Price, Illustrator 
Clean pale green boards with turquoise cloth spine, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner label (return address size) at top edge of front free endpaper. 218 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with small (1" or less) closed edge tear at base of front panel, slight creasing from being folded into book. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011379

Price: 75.00 USD
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