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75th Anniversary : the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas

By: 75th Anniversary Committee A. and M. College of Texas, Illustrated

Price: $38.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press: 1950

Seller ID: 026771


unpaginated, maroon SC wraps w/leather pattern, w/gilt-maroon label on front cover. A 36 page booklet commemorating the the 75th Anniversary of Texas A&M. Contains a brief history of Texas A&M along with the services they provide. View more info

Watkins Household Hints

By: Allen, Elaine

Price: $25.08

Publisher: Winona, MN, The J. R. Watkins Company: 1941

Seller ID: 050338


246 pp, soft green clothcovered boards w/wire spiral w/black lettering, green dj w/wht-black lettering w/black-white-yellow illustration of J.R. Watkins plant on the inside of the dj. The book contains basement, laundry, kitchen, cooking, canning, house cleaning, garden, first aid, and miscellaneous hints. It has chapter on how to remove stains, and another on household and garden insects. dj some wrinkling to top of rear panel and small tear on bottom edge of rear ... View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039052


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040295


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040535


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. View more info

The Ark Alphabet

By: Anonymous

Price: $55.25

Publisher: New York, NY, McLoughlin Bro's: n.d.

Edition: ca 1880's

Seller ID: 040275


12 pp, color illustrated front & rear covers, the verso of the front cover contains letters A thru L w/two line sentence about the characters for that letter, the recto of the rear cover contains letters M thru Z with two line sentence about the letter & the characters. The middle eight pages have full page color illustrations of animals for the those pages. prev owner wrote name on front cover, small one half inch split top & bottom of the spine. View more info

How to Use the Chinese Abacus

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Kowloon, Hong Kong, Swindon Book Company: n.d.

Seller ID: 050408


20 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover w/orange border. The Chinese abacus consists of a wooden frame, wooden beads and columns. The frame is divided by a eam into two sectiosn, the upper and the lower. The ordinary abacus has nine, eleven, or thirteen columns. There are two beads above the beam and five below it. Each upper bead equals 5 lower beads in the same column. Each lower bead equals 10 on the immediate right-ha... View more info

Mouse Numbers: A Very First Counting Book

By: Arnosky, Jim

Price: $6.38

Publisher: New York, NY, Clarion Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038107


unpaginated, glossy green-white boards & dj w/purple-yel-blu color illustrated front & rear panels. A mouse counts objects from one to ten on the way to the beach and back again. dj price-clipped, prev owners name on ffep. View more info

Zeb Pike American Heroes

By: Aronson, Howard S.

Price: $22.10

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1965

Seller ID: 051652


i-48 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/darl brown illusration of Pike on front cover and dark brown lettering on the spine, orange map endpapers, white dj w/color illustrated front panel of Pike and black and white photo of author on rear panel. Ten color illustrations in text. The story of American soldiers and their leader. Lieutenant Zebulon Mongomery Pike explored middle American before there was an old frontier. President Thomas Jefferson in 1803 through the Louisia... View more info

A Gardener's Alphabet

By: Azarian, Mary

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Houghton Mifflin Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040686


ujnpaginated, quarterbound w/purple papercovered boards w/green cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering on the spine, glossy purple dj w/color illustrated front panel. Illustrated by the author using woodblcok illustrations. An alphabet book featuring words associated with gardening, including bulbs, compost, digging, insects, and weeds. View more info

A Child's History of Texas

By: Barron, Edna

Price: $37.83

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1936

Seller ID: 051120


59 pp, yellow SC wraps w/green lettering on the front cover and spine. Illustrations have turquoise background w/black illustration. History of Texas for the young reader. pages tanning, small crack at bottom of the spine. View more info

Lilies, Rabbits, and Painted Eggs - The Story of the Easter Symbols

By: Barth, Edna

Price: $10.20

Publisher: New York, NY, The Seabury Press: 1970

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 051751


(2), 64 pp, (2), Green clotrh covered boards w/yel-black illustration on the front cover and black lettering on the spine. The author traces the history of symbols and shows show many of them were incorporated into Christianity from early pagan rites, then handed down to us as the colorufl Easter customs we enjoy today. View more info

Good Times with Our Friends

By: Baruch, Dorothy and Montgomery, Elizabeth and Gray, William S.

Price: $26.78

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1949

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 027638


HB. Very Good-/No Jacket. 3rd Printing. Sm8vo from 7-1/2" to 8" Tall. 128 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/blu-red lettering & will blu-red illustration of girl & dog on front. A health and personal development series curriculum foundation program book. A DICK and JANE book with Spot, Puff, Sally, Don, Susan Jack & Tom. They visit Grandfather and Grandmother on the farm, also then they have a birthday party. prev owner wrote name & number on FPD, stain on fore e... View more info

Good Times with Our Friends Teachers Edition

By: Baruch, Dorothy and Montgomery, Elizabeth and Gray, William S.

Price: $33.79

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1949

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 027639


47, 128 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/blu-red lettering & will blu-red illustration of girl & dog on front. Guidebook for the health and personal development Book A. Book from the health and personal development curriculum foundation series. A DICK and JANE book with Spot, Puff, Sally, Don, Susan Jack & Tom. They visit Grandfather and Grandmother on the farm, also then they have a birthday party. prev owner wrote number on FPD. View more info

Hosie's Alphabet

By: Baskin, Hosea, Tobias, and Lisa

Price: $212.08

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024060


unpaginated, glossy black-wht papercovered boards w/color wraparound illustration, dj black-wht w/wraparound color illustration, SIGNED by Hosie Baskin (illustrator's son) & dated April 1982. This is Leonard Baskin's first book for children. Hosie was three when he asked his father to draw this alphabet for him, he helped chose the creatures in the book, & his mother & his brother helped him w/the big words. prev owner's bookplate on FPD, small tear on dj spine top, dj i... View more info

HOW MAN BEGAN

By: Bateman, Walter L.

Price: $14.45

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Benefic Press: 1966

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 035149


96 pp, wht-grey cloth covered cloth covered boards w/wht spine w/red lettering, dj orange w/brown illustrated front panel w/black lettering, SIGNED by the author on the ffep. The book provides the trail of evidence about man's beginnings and his porgress toward modern civilization. prev owner's address label on ffep, dj rubbed on edges and chipped on the corners. View more info

The Junior Instructor in two Books : a Treasure House of Adventure for Boys and Girls - 2 Volume Set

By: Beecher, Faxon, Blumenstiel, Brubaker, Hamilton, Hassenstein, and Scott

Price: $38.21

Publisher: Lake Bluff, IL, The United Educators, Inc.: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 050282


448 pp, green embossed clothcovered boards - Book 1, yellow embossed clothcovered boards -Book 2, brown endpapers w/color illustrations. The books are a treasure house of beneficial experiences for the young child & limitless source of ideas in directing his interests. The books are designed to serve the child in his early years to help him in his experiences and environment. It has sections on Animals, arithmetic, art, attitudes toward family, learing, work, characte... View more info

The Berenstains' Baby Book

By: Berenstain, Stan & Jan

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Arbor House Publishing Company: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019875


201 pp, quarterbound w/red papercovered boards w/tan cloth spine w/black letters, dj wht-red-blk w/illustrated front, dj front flap creased. The authors present irresistible, loving advice for all who are having, have had or contemplating having a baby. View more info

Play with Us : Second-level Pre-Primer

By: Bond, Guy L. and Dorsey, Grace and Cuddy, Marie and Wise, Kathleen

Price: $15.73

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Lyons & Carnahan: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030403


62 pp, quarterbound w/blu cloth covered spine w/blu front & rear covers, color illustrated front cover. Book presents only 18 new words w/total number of words to be read of 1987 and the average repettion of words is 28. View more info

A Word Geography of California and Nevada - University of California Publications Linguistics 69

By: Bright, Elizabeth S.

Price: $25.50

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1971

Seller ID: 039619


ix, 228 pp, yel SC wraps w/black lettering. A word geography is concerned with only one aspect of a linguistic atlas - vocabulary. The purpose of the study is to show in what ways and to what extent the language is affected by the geography and history of a region by analyzing the reflection of these influences that is discernible in the vocabulary of those hwo lived most of their lives in the area under study. half title page creased. View more info