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Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in Virginia, 1607-1699

By Ames, Susie M.

Williamsburg, Virginia: Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration Corporation, 1957. First Printing. Saddle-stitched Paper Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket, as Issued. Photographs. Jamestown 350th Anniversary Historical Booklet, Number 15. Small 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$8.50

Scarlet and the Brown, The

By Blankman, Edward J. and Thurlow O. Cannon

Canton, New York: St. Lawrence University, 1987. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine. Edited by Neal S. Burdick. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Illustrated with b/w photos. Clean & tight. Appears unread.

$23.95

Teaching Reading: A Phonic/Liguistic Approach to Developmental Reading

By Walcutt, Charles Child, Joan Lamport, and Glenn McCracken

New York: Macmillan, 1974. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Presentation copy to Julia and Paul Child. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper. Clean and tight, no markings. Head/heel of spine and corners lightly bumped. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Pioneer Printing at Dartmouth

By Nash, Ray

Hanover, New Hampshire: Dartmouth College, 1941. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. With a Check-List of Dresden Imprints, by Harold Goddard Rugg. Number 146 of 200 copies. Illustrated, including fold-out frontis. Grey-green paper boards with green cloth spine. Gilt spine lettering. Deckled edges. Top edge in gilt. Boards slightly yellowed along edges, otherwise clean and tight. No markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$45.00

Curious Catalogue of Princeton University (Unofficial Document, Vol. 1, No. 1)

By Halsey, Frank D. and A. C. M. Azoy

Princeton, New Jersey: Campus Publishing, 1924. Edition not Stated. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. "Containing, in the Forepart of the Volume, a Brief History of the University, and, Elsewhere, Helpful and Interesting Information on Divers Matters . . ." Illustrated with b/w plates. Orange cloth boards with black lettering. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped and worn. Boards have minor soiling. Otherwise clean and tight. Thin 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$42.00

Dance in Elementary Education

By Murray, Ruth Lovell

New York: Harper & Row, 1975. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illustrated yellow cloth boards show minor soiling. Illustrated with many b/w photos. Clean and tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.50

New Franklin Fourth Reader with Lessons in Elocution

By Campbell, Loomis J. and Bailey, Mark

New York: Taintor Brothers, 1884. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Maroon embossed cloth boards, quarter bound in maroon leather. Edges of spine worn. Front free endpaper and next page missing. Illustrated (great illustration of the Brooklyn Bridge).

$25.00

Plan Book for Intermediate Grades (Autumn)

By George, Marian

Chicago: A. Flanagan Co., Chicago, 1899., 1899. Good/No Jacket. Brown cloth boards with black lettering. Blind stamp on back board. Edges are worn and bumped. Some soiling on front board. B/w illustrations, music. "A plan book is a necessity to the progressive teacher of today. No school work can be well done that is not well planned." Minor foxing throughout.

$18.50

Business Man's Encyclopedia, Vol. I

Chicago: A.W. Shaw, 1915. Eighth Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Small book (32 mo, 192 pages). Red cloth boards with black lettering. Small ink stains on bottom edge. Corners and head/heel of spine bumped. Owner's name and date in pencil on front free endpaper. "The business man's brain partner -- systems and methods tested in office, store and factory -- developing the sales campaign." 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$15.00

Getting Tough Is Not Enough

By Davidson, Donald Keith

Dennisport, MA: Graphic Illusions, 1997. Limited Edition. Trade Paperback. As New/No Jacket as Issued. A primer for presidents, politicians, pedagogues, parents and people everywhere on the current complex status of American public education and its future. A forceful, objective and unusual fashion, confronts the current wave of inaccurate and almost vindictive generalizations which beset the American public schools. The book contains a wealth of information, speculation and advocacy unfamiliar to parents and the general public. It is not scholarly book. There is a minimum of statistics. It is intended to be essential, but pleasant reading ... call it human. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Proof of the Pudding: What Children Read

By Fenner, Phyllis R.

New York: John Day, 1957. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. A volume of guidance for parents, librarians and teachers. Head/heel of spine slightly bumped. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper. Dj has chips, tears and edgewear. One spot "repaired" with tape on inside of cover. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

"Our Library": The Story of a School Library That Works

By Fenner, Phyllis R.

New York: John Day, 1942. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Brown cloth boards with black spine lettering. Head/heel of spine and corners lightly bumped. Bookplate on front pastedown with two initials above it. Author's name in pencil on front free endpaper and again signed on half-title page. Dj has chips, tears and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Adventures in Habit-Craft

By Schauffler, Henry Park

New York: Macmillan, 1926. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Blue cloth boards with faded gilt spine lettering. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped. Bookplate glue residue and previous owner's name in ink on front free endpaper. Page 137/8 has tear from being miscut. Otherwise clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$33.00

Key to the Intellectual Arithmetic

By Greenleaf, Benjamin

Boston: Robert S. Davis, 1859. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 52 pages. "Containing answers and solutions of the more difficult examples in that work. For the use of teachers." Free endpapers have been removed. Illustrated brown paper boards with black leather spine. Edgewear and corners and head/heel of spine bumped and worn. Some foxing and discoloration. Otherwise tight and clean. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$10.00

Natural Philosophy at Dartmouth: From Surveyors' Chains to the Pressure of Light

By Brown, Sanborn C. And Leonard M. Rieser

Hanover, New Hampshire: Dartmouth College and Distributed By University Press of New England, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by Leonard Reiser on front free endpaper. Presentation card laid in. 25 illustrations. Mark from paperclip on page viii and Preface. Otherwise in Fine condition. Historical narrative of the development of a physics department at Dartmouth during the 18th and 19th centuries, and how it evolved from courses in what used to be called natural philosophy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00