************ CLOTH BOOKS - Dean's Rag and more ***************

Sky Watchers of Ages Past.

A short, interesting book about ancient astronomers and their instruments, which could be quite accurate because of very long sighting lines.

$4.00

 

The Girl on the Outside.

Based on the integration of Central High School at Little Rock in 1957 and on the brave actions of Elizabeth Eckford and Grace Lorch. Told alternately from each girl's point of view, the portraits show the range of opinion in each community.

$15.00

 

Blood Royal.

"With the master away fighting for the King in the English civil war, the kennelman and his son are hard pressed to protect the estate..." Only the famous and beautiful greyhounds, from a line given to the house by Queen Elizabeth, remain important. Note: This book has been SOLD

$5.00

 

Cave of the Incas.

A exciting crime mystery in an Andean mining company with Richard, who wants to be an archaeologist and his friend.  NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.

$10.00

 

Living in a Medieval Village.

A close look, based on modern scholarship, at all the buildings and fields and people of the village of Benfield, 550 years ago. From a series of five books which is still the best on medieval life for young children.

$5.00

 

Pirate Rock.

"Two teen-age boys are torn between loyalty to the man who has employed them as boat hands so fairly and loyalty to the two countries whose security is threatened by his Communist spying activities." Set in Maine near the Canadian border.

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$4.00

 

The Truants and other poems for children.

From a Classroom Window: Sometimes, when heads are deep in books,/And nothing stirs,/The sunlight touches that far hill,/And its three firs;/Then on those trees I fix my eyes-/And teacher hers.

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$4.01

 

Living in a Medieval Village.

A close look, based on modern scholarship, at all the buildings and fields and people of the village of Benfield, 550 years ago. From a series of five books which is still the best on medieval life for young children.

$4.00

 

Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School At Weedpatch Camp.

The story of the creation of a community school in California for farm worker families from the Okie migration.

$18.00

 

Nursery Tales, Books for the Bairns IV.

In 1895, Stead, a crusading liberal journalist, began to publish this series of penny booklets for children.

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$14.00

 

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