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The Book of Our Own Life (The Book of Knowledge Little Reference Series)

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2037603

Condition: Good


1940 printing. Boards rubbed, clear tape repair to top half of front joint.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 64 pp. A collection of short illustrated articles about various topics all centered around the existence and nature of life, designed for young readers. Includes chapters about cellular biology, red and white blood cells, the heart, the lungs, skin, the mouth and teeth, the brain, hearing, and the eye. Index follows text. View more info

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The New England Primer; to which is added, the Shorter Catechism of the Westminster Assembly of Divines.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rufus Merrill: 1849

Seller ID: 2271896

Condition: Fair


Most of spine cloth absent, boards heavily rubbed, binding loose, pages lightly soiled. Book curse written on front blank by previous owner (Sarah C. Depuy) on Jan. 1st 1835: Steal not this book for fear of shame for here you see the owners name.. 1849 Small Hard Cover. 64 pp. 4 1/2 X 3. Reprint of the the classic 18th-century schoolbook for children. View more info

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Titanic

By: Adams, Simon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DK Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 2284558

ISBN: 0756650364

Condition: Very Good


Includes clip-art CD. A few spots to boards. 1999 Large Hardcover. 59 pp. Discover the secrets of this luxury liner, from life on board to its underwater discovery and exploration. View more info

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The Best of Baseball: Baseball's Greatest Players, Teams, Games, and More

By: Adomites, Paul; Wisnia, Saul; Nemec, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Publications International, Ltd.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263703

ISBN: 0785316914

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. Ink name on front endpaper. 1996 Large Hardcover. 216 pp. ...a collection of the sport's greatest players, managers, teams, games, ballparks, and so much more. ...With lively text and over 300 engaging photos... View more info

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Sharks and Whales

By: Albert, Burton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Platt & Munk: 1979

Seller ID: 2284575

ISBN: 0448489902

Condition: Good


Whale postcard laid in. Boards lightly rubbed. 1979 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Easy-to-read text and illustrations introduce the characteristics of the different kinds of sharks and whales. View more info

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From Map to Museum: Uncovering the Mysteries of the Past

By: Anderson, Joan; Thomas, Dr. David Hurst (Introduction)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Morrow Junior Books: 1988

Seller ID: 1525928

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed, jacket price clipped.Very Good. 1988 Large Hardcover. 63 pp. Oblong. 8 x 8 1/2. Describes an archaeological dig off the coast of Georgia, the methods used to uncover artifacts there, and what was learned about a mission run there by the Spanish for the Guale Indians. CONTENTS: Introduction by Dr. David Hurst Thomas; 1. How the Hunt Began; 2. Going With the Hunch; 3. Scratching the Surface; 4. Charting the Clues; 5. Breaking Ground; 6. Touching Treasures; ... View more info

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Scholastic Discover More: Dinosaurs

By: Arlon, Penelope

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2012

Seller ID: 2284564

ISBN: 0545365724

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2012 Soft Cover. Within the last five years, more has been discovered about dinosaurs than ever before. By commissioning brand new digital images and talking to 'in the field' paleontologists, DINOSAURS is not only up-to-date, but stunning to look at. The book is ordered chronologically and gives the best, current information about which dinosaurs lived when, and what each was like. Details of the fossil record encourages budding paleontologists to t... View more info

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Fantastic Millennium Facts

By: Ash Russell

Price: $3.00

Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1649181

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 1999 Hard Cover. 128 pp. From DK's famed factmaster himself, Russell Ash comes the perfect memento to mark the millennium. Packed with intriguing information and entertaining anecdotes, Factastic: Millennium Facts charts the key worldwide political, social, and cultural events of the last 1,000 years in Ash's lighthearted yet informative style. View more info

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I Wonder Why I Blink and Other Questions About My Body

By: Avison, Brigid

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Kingfisher: 1993

Seller ID: 2205008

ISBN: 1856978753

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1993 Hard Cover. Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these lively question and answer books with their unique mix of realistic illustration and engaging cartoons. The enticing questions will amaze, amuse and inspire, while the highly visual format encourages kids to keep reading. View more info

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The Lost Wreck of the Isis

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: A Scholastic/Maddison book: 1990

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1649228

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1990 Soft Cover. 63 pp. In the summer of 1988 Robert Ballard and his team discovered the remains of an ancient Roman ship in the deep Mediterranean. In 1989 they returned to explore the shipwreck site with a high-tech underwater robot called Jason, which was equipped with lights and cameras. This book tells of the discovery of the ship, puts it in its historical context in the 4th century AD and describes it's rediscovery in 1989 and the explorations of t... View more info

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Exploring the Titanic

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1988

Seller ID: 2284560

ISBN: 0600567036

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A best-selling, award-winning history of the Titanic disaster and discovery is presented in a hardcover edition and combines informative photographs and paintings with you are there text. View more info

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Exploring the Titanic

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1988

Seller ID: 2284561

ISBN: 0600567036

Condition: Good


Ex-library, boards rubbed. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A best-selling, award-winning history of the Titanic disaster and discovery is presented in a hardcover edition and combines informative photographs and paintings with you are there text. View more info

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Double Play: A Story of School and Baseball

By: Barbour, Ralph Henry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2186583

Condition: Good


First edition. Bottom right front corner of cover stained, front paste-down endpaper torn away from binding, rear hinge loose. 1910 Hard Cover. 315 pp. A story of boarding school and baseball. View more info

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Family Traditions: Celebrations for Holidays and Everyday (Reader's Digest)

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271030

ISBN: 0895774569

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1992 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 287 pp. Author's first book. Presents a wide range of activities, traditions, ideas, and rituals that are designed to encourage families to share quality time together, including suggestions for the major holidays, seasonal celebrations, everyday customs, and more. View more info

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Mummies of the Pharaohs: Exploring the Valley of the Kings (National Geographic Society)

By: Berger, Melvin; Berger, Gilda

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 2206034

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2001 Large Softcover. 64 pp. Age Level: 8 and up | Grade Level: 3 and up | Series: National Geographic Investigates. A fascinating look at the famed Valley of the Kings, where over 50 of the pharaohs of Ancient Egypt's New Kingdom were buried, including King Tutankhamun (with all his splendid treasures), Ramses II, Akhenaten, and more.KEYWORDS: MELVIN GILDA BERGER MUMMIES MUMMY PHARAOHS VALLEY OF THE KINGS EGYPT EGYPTIAN ANCIENT HISTORY NATIONAL GEOGRAP... View more info

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Eyes on Nature Sea Creatures

By: Brand, Celia

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Kids Books Inc.: 2011

Seller ID: 2284556

ISBN: 1588655644

Condition: Very Good


Faintly rubbed. 2011 Large Hardcover. Did you know that some sharks could live to be 100 years old, and swallow their food whole without chewing? Kids will find out fascinating facts like these as they read about these spectacular Sea Creatures! Full-color pictures about fish, penguins, whales, sharks, and more fill these pages. Readers will embark in a world of underwater excitement! View more info

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Walking with Dinosaurs Encyclopedia

By: Brusatte, Steve

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper: 2013

Seller ID: 2284565

ISBN: 0062232789

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 2013 Hard Cover. The Walking with Dinosaurs Encyclopedia is filled with facts about the dinosaurs from the movie as well as facts about the world the dinosaurs inhabited and theories about their rise and fall. With full-color images from the film and photos of paleontologists at work, this encyclopedia is a must-have item for Walking with Dinosaurs fans. View more info

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Fine Print: A Story about Johann Gutenberg (A Creative Minds Biography)

By: Burch, Johansen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Millbrook Press: 1991

Seller ID: 2266428

ISBN: 0876145659

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1991 Soft Cover. 64 pp. Recounts the story of the German printer credited with the invention of printing with movable type. View more info

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Richard Orr's Nature Cross-Sections

By: Butterfield, Moira; Orr, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: DK / Dorling Kindersley: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2181992

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Split along one seam of gate-fold, jacket edges lightly rubbed with minor curl to top edge.Very Good. 1995 Large Hardcover. 30 pp. Stunning color cross-sections of various wildlife habitats. 'Applying meticulously detailed cross-section illustrations to such objects as a bee nest and a tree, an informative exploration of the natural world explains how animals make their homes and why conservation is important.' View more info

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Rainforests: An Activity Guide for Ages 6-9

By: Castaldo, Nancy F.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago Review Press: 2003

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2272723

ISBN: 1556524765

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. Inscribed and signed by author on title page ('For Lance! Get wild about rainforests! Nancy F. Castaldo'). 2003 Large Softcover. x, 133, [1] pp. Provides facts and activities that explore tropical and temperate ancient forests, discusses how individuals can help preserve them, and describes well-known and unfamiliar creatures of the rain forest. View more info

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Life of George Washington, Written for Children

By: Cecil, E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Crosby, Nicholas, and Company: 1859

Seller ID: 2196163

Condition: Good


Spine lightly cocked, cover and pages toned, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, stamp on front endpaper, multiple pages soiled. 1859 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 258 pp. Includes hand-colored plates. A narration of the life of George Washington, written with a child audience in mind. 31 pages of other titles from the same Publisher (Crosby, Nicholas, and Company, Boston) follow text.Keywords: GEORGE WASHINGTON AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICAN P... View more info

Image for I Wonder Why Trees Have Leaves And Other Questions About Plants

I Wonder Why Trees Have Leaves And Other Questions About Plants

By: Charman, Andrew

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Southwestern: 2001

Seller ID: 2205027

Condition: Very Good


Boards lightly rubbed. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Why do leaves change color in the fall? Are plants really alive? and Why do plants have flowers?—these are some of the questions children love to ask their parents, and the answers are growing right here! View more info

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Explore Titanic: Breathtaking New Pictures, Recreated with Digital Technology

By: Chrisp, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Barrons: 2011

Seller ID: 2284569

ISBN: 1438071590

Condition: Very Good


CD included. Faint edge wear to jacket. 2011 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Boys and girls will be enthralled by this dramatic pictorial history of the great ocean liner R.M.S. Titanic, and its fateful sinking in the North Atlantic. Approximately 125 photos and illustrations in color and black and white--including 12 astonishing 3D-rendered graphics--tell the Titanic's story, from its 1911 launching at the Belfast shipyard to its tragic de... View more info

Image for Animation Action Pack: A Hands-On Guide to the Amazing World of Moving Pictures -- Includes Drawing Guide, Moving-Image Machine, Zoetrope, Phenakistoscope, Kinetipic Viewer, Pencil Roller, Flipbook and Gripper, Thaumatrope, Pegboard, and Guidebook

Animation Action Pack: A Hands-On Guide to the Amazing World of Moving Pictures -- Includes Drawing Guide, Moving-Image Machine, Zoetrope, Phenakistoscope, Kinetipic Viewer, Pencil Roller, Flipbook and Gripper, Thaumatrope, Pegboard, and Guidebook

By: Claiborne, Michele

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishing: 1998

Seller ID: 1896823

ISBN: 0751358320

Condition: Very Good


Still in original plastic wrap, but box a bit flattened. All parts included. 1998 Large Softcover. INCLUDES: Drawing Guide, Moving-Image Machine, Zoetrope, Phenakistoscope, Kinetipic Viewer, Pencil Roller, Flipbook and Gripper, Thaumatrope, Pegboard, and Guidebook. The incredible world of animation where a penguin can parachute, animated characters and real people perform together, and creatures tucked away in your imagination can come to life. With the DK Animation Pack... View more info

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Industrial Revolution (I Was There)

By: Clare, John D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1993

Seller ID: 2265032

ISBN: 1898304912

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on rear wrapper. 1993 Large Softcover. 64 pp. From its beginnings in the northern England cloth industry to the development of mass-produced automobiles, the history of the Industrial Revolution is presented with a detailed view of the laborers, investors, and inventors who made it happen. View more info

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Building the Nation: Events in the History of the United States from the Revolution to the Beginning of the War between the States (Illustrated)

By: Coffin, Charles Carleton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1883

Seller ID: 2261602

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, spine and boards lightly toned, pages faintly toned. 1883 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 485, [4] pp. A history for young readers about the white settlement of American through the Civil War. View more info

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The Book of Totally Irresponsible Science: 64 Daring Experiments for Young Scientists

By: Connolly, Sean

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Workman Publishing: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2261805

ISBN: 076115020X

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2008 Hard Cover. xv, 205 pp. What could be more fun for kids than to have the kind of rip-roaring good time that harkens back to pre-video game, pre-computer days? Introducing 64 valuable science experiments that snap, crackle, pop, ooze, crash, boom, and stink! From Marshmallows on Steroids to Home-Made Lightning, the Sandwich Bag Bomb to Giant Air Cannon, The Book of Totally Irresponsible Science awakens kids' curiosity while demonstrating scientific princ... View more info

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Animal Life in the Sea and on the Land: A Zoology for Young People (Illustrated)

By: Cooper, Sarah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1890

Seller ID: 2204040

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, edges rubbed, pencil name and date to front endpaper. 1890 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 413 pp. This book is offered to young people with the hope that it may help them in their studies of natural history. The pleasure of every ramble in the country or by the seaside is increased by an acquaintance with the animals and plants which are found by the way, and consequently these studies bring their own reward.It is far more char... View more info

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Art Up Close: From Ancient to Modern

By: d'Harcourt, Claire

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2275622

ISBN: 0811854647

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges lightly bumped. 2003 Large Hardcover. 63 pp. Send children on a search for tiny details hidden in full-color reproductions of some of the world's most celebrated works of art. Lift-the-flap keys reveal the solutions to each puzzle and the fascinating stories behind the works that helped art develop throughout the ages. View more info

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Earth (National Geographic Nature Library)

By: Daniels, Patricia

Price: $4.00

Publisher: National Geographic: 1998

Seller ID: 2204972

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Examines the composition and surface characteristics of the Earth, describing such features as rivers, mountains and other land formations, and various vegetation regions. View more info