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Cornell Rural School Leaflet Volume IX Number 1 September 1915
1 Cornell Rural School Leaflet Volume IX Number 1 September 1915
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A. Department of Rural Education 1915 Soft cover Good Book 
Stapled wraps, softcover. Good condition, two school stamps one on over other title page, cover is soiled and cracked on the spine, back cover has light water stain, page toning. Illustrations and text clean and bright. This issue is for teachers. Subject matter in nature study and in elementary agriculture for 1915-1916 as outlined in the New York State syllabus for elementary schools. Hard to find, great historical reference. 
Price: 75.00 USD
The Mighty Chieftains
2 The Mighty Chieftains
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A. Time Life Education 1994 0809494299 / 9780809494293 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover. Time Life, 1994. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Indians of North America - Kings and fulers. Chiefdoms - North America - Biography. 
Price: 15.00 USD
The Way of the Warrior
3 The Way of the Warrior
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A. Time Life Education 1993 0809494167 / 9780809494163 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover. Time Life, 1993. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Indians of North America - Wars and social life and customs. Filled with photos and drawings. 
Price: 15.00 USD
What Kids Buy and Why: The Psychology of Marketing to Kids, Acuff, Dan S.; Reiher, Robert H. Ph.D.
4 Acuff, Dan S.; Reiher, Robert H. Ph.D. What Kids Buy and Why: The Psychology of Marketing to Kids
Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. Free Pr 1997 0684834480 / 9780684834481 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Free Press, 1997, first. In very good condition, DJ has a small tear at bottom right front corner. Why 3-7 year olds love things that transform, why 8-12 year olds love to collect stuff, how the play patterns of boys and girls differ, and why kids of all ages love slapstick. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Matilda Bone, Cushman, Karen
5 Cushman, Karen Matilda Bone
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Clarion Books 2000 0395881560 / 9780395881569 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Clarion, 2000, first. In very good condition, usual library markings and wear. She was sent by the monk to be an apprentice to Red Peg, the bonesetter. But how was she supposed to use her education here??? 
Price: 8.00 USD
Beware When Elephants Sneeze, Davidson, Alice Joyce
6 Davidson, Alice Joyce Beware When Elephants Sneeze
Nashville, TN, U.S.A. C. R. Gibson Company 1986 083785086X / 9780837850863 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Pictoral hardcover, no DJ. C R Gibson Company, 1986. In very good condition, previous owner's name on front fly leaf. Learn how animals do what they want and have bad manners, but you're not one of them! Teach manners the easy way. 
Price: 8.00 USD
The Pacific Northwest, Galton, Jean
7 Galton, Jean The Pacific Northwest
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A. Time Life Education 2000 0737020458 / 9780737020458 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Time Life, 2000, first edition. In near fine condition. New American Cooking series. How to cook all the native Northwestern foods. 
Price: 15.00 USD
The Fisherman and His Wife, Grimm, Brothers
8 Grimm, Brothers The Fisherman and His Wife
North Mankato, Minnesota, U.S.A. Creative Co 1983 0871919370 / 9780871919373 Hardcover Good Book 
Pictoral hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Creative Education, 1983. In good condition, usual library markings, cover wear, corners bumped. Illustrated by John Howe. His wife could have anything she wanted, but she would not stop asking. These books are collected because of the illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Three Feathers, Grimm, Jacob W.; Grimm, Wilhelm K.; Jarrell, Randall (translator)
9 Grimm, Jacob W.; Grimm, Wilhelm K.; Jarrell, Randall (translator) Three Feathers
Mankato, Minnesota, U.S.A. Creative Co 1984 0871919419 / 9780871919410 Hardcover Good Book 
Pictorial hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Creative Education, 1984. In good condition, corners worn, usual library markings. Illustrated by Eleonore Schmid. Three prince brothers who wished to be king. These books are collected for their illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Wyoming University: The First 100 Years 1886-1986, Hardy, Deborah
10 Hardy, Deborah Wyoming University: The First 100 Years 1886-1986
Laramie, Wyoming, U.S.A. Univ of Wyoming 1986 0941570010 / 9780941570015 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover with DJ covered in mylar. University of Wyoming, 1986. In near fine condition. History of the University of Wyoming, filled with photos. 
Price: 40.00 USD
The Outcasts of Poker Flat (Creative Short Stories Series) (Short Story Library), Harte, Bret
11 Harte, Bret The Outcasts of Poker Flat (Creative Short Stories Series) (Short Story Library)
Mankato, MN, U.S.A. Creative Company, The 1982 0871917688 / 9780871917683 Hardcover Very Good Book Nuemeier, Marty (illustrator) 
Hardcover, ex-library. Creative Education, 1980. In very good condition, minimal library markings. A western story about a gambler who's luck has run out. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Life and Deeds of General Sherman Including the Story of His Great March to the Sea, Henry Davenport Northrop
12 Henry Davenport Northrop Life and Deeds of General Sherman Including the Story of His Great March to the Sea
Hardcover Fair Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Globe Bible Publishing, circa 1891. Book is in fair condition, board edges are worn and bumped, 1/4" of cloth is missing at bottom of spine, small split at top of front outside joint, a 2" split at top of rear outside joint, edge gilt has chipped and faded, front hinge is completely separated - needs rebinding. Has mylar cover. Inside is very good, light page toning. His boyhood and early life, education at West Point, career in Florida, California, and Lousiana, daring deeds at Shiloh, Corinth, and Vicksburg, sublime achievements in the Georgia and Tennessee campaigns, and closing scenes of the great struggle, etc. The story of a great commander, hero and patriot. 
Price: 50.00 USD
The Day the Teacher Went Bananas, Howe, James
13 Howe, James The Day the Teacher Went Bananas
New York, NY, U.S.A. Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers 1987 0525443215 / 9780525443216 Soft cover Near Fine Book Hoban, Lillian (illustrator) 
Softcover. EP Dutton, 1984. In near fine condition. The substitute teacher was a little different, but he sure was a lot of fun! 
Price: 6.00 USD
A Year of Scrapbooking, Janasak, Debbie; Janask, Debbie; Swinney, Anna; John Wiley & Sonst
14 Janasak, Debbie; Janask, Debbie; Swinney, Anna; John Wiley & Sonst A Year of Scrapbooking
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A. Time Life Education 1999 073700049X / 9780737000498 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover. Time Life, 1999. In very good condition. Step-by-step directions for beginner through advanced scrapbookers including: rubber stamping, hand-colored photographs, mounting memorabilia, stenciling, and creating pop-up pages. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Jose's Basket, Karen Papagapitos
15 Karen Papagapitos Jose's Basket
Hardcover Very Good Book Kate Gartner 
Hardcover, ex-library. Kapa Press, 1990, second edition. In very good condition, remainder mark, usual library markings. About a migrant worker family and how Jose adjusts to the constant moves and leaving a teacher he loves. Placed in the US Dept. of Education's Library. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Pineapple in Hawaii, Nell B Elder
16 Nell B Elder Pineapple in Hawaii
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. Hawaii Economical Education Series, Instructional Booklet No, 3, fifth printing, 1964. In very good condition, school name stamped on front cover, some cover soiling. An historical look at pineapple processing in Hawaii. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Noisy Nose Nanny (Read-to-Me), Reiss-Weimann, Elayne; Friedman, Rita
17 Reiss-Weimann, Elayne; Friedman, Rita Noisy Nose Nanny (Read-to-Me)
U.S.A. New Dimensions in Education 1985 0897969863 / 9780897969864 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Picture book. The birds like to jump into his horn-like nose... 
Price: 20.00 USD
The Springing Fern, Roderick Finlayson
18 Roderick Finlayson The Springing Fern
Whitcombe and Tombs Limited 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Poor Book Joan Smith 
Hardcover. DJ is very worn, now in mylar. Interior of book is clean and bright. Set in New Zealand. In this country after fire has destroyed the giants of the forest then, at the end of winter, up shoot the fronds of the fern, coiled springs ready to burst into new and vigorous growth. The Springing Fern was first published as a series of Primary School Bulletins by the School Publications Branch of the Department of Education, Wellington. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Mirror Mirror, Rosemary Reuille Irons, Calvin Irons
19 Rosemary Reuille Irons, Calvin Irons Mirror Mirror
0731208277 / 9780731208272 Soft cover Very Good Book Gwen Foard 
Softcover. Rigby Education, 1988, later printing. In very good condition, minor edgewear. Wonderful illustrations, poetry, and math - learn to count! 
Price: 8.00 USD
My Indian Boyhood, Standing Bear, Luther
20 Standing Bear, Luther My Indian Boyhood
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A. Univ of Nebraska Pr 1988 0803291868 / 9780803291867 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. University of Nebraska Press, 1988, first edition. In near fine condition, minor cover soiling. The home life and education of Indian children as related by Plenty Kill. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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