FS: Year 2--Presidents, Shakespeare, Word Searches, others
I have the following for sale, please cut & paste any items you are interested in & contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org The following are in very good condition unless otherwise noted. Items do not include shipping. I will calculate the weight & cost of shipping & e-mail you back. I have items posted on all years, feel free to consolidate purchases & save on shipping. I accept paypal, money orders & checks (w/appropriate time held to clear). Insurance recommended, I pay for delivery confirmation.
Thank you for your help in lightening my shelves.
Barbara in NH
Others we enjoyed---
The Travels of Marco Polo, International Collectors Library. http://www.amazon.com/Travels-Veneti...5577139&sr=8-1 Here is a picture of this beautifully bound w/gold engraved hdbk book w/bound book mark. Awesome addition to any library. $6.00
The Gammage Cup, Carol Kendall, Newbery Honor Book, shelf wear to cover & crease on front cover. $1.25
Shakespeare & the Elizabethan Age, Treasure Chest. Includes: A guide to the plays of Shakespeare, 32-pg. Booklet, Map of London form Shakespeare’s time, model of the Globe Theater, replica 16the century printing set. Totally fun. Orig. $19.95, $6.00
Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part I, Monarch Notes & Study Guide, .50
Cliffs Notes, Shakespeare’s Richard III, .50
The Quiltmakers Journey -- $6. Nice. Touching tale of the value of generosity & the spirit of com munity, a brave young girl leaves her village in search of the true meaning of happiness. Jeff Brumbeau's beautiful & poignant fable for your times--a prequel to The Quiltmaker's Gift. Sumptuous illistrations rich & detailed as the quilts made by quiltmakers. Includes poster w/22 hidden quilt patterns. orig. $17.95, $5.75 w/other purchase.
The Angel’s Command, A Tale from the Castaways of the Flying Dutchman. Brian Jacques. 1628. Hdbk w/dj in like new cond. Master Storyteller Brian Jacques is back at the helm w/a double adventure: a perilous sea chase followed by a gripping escapade in the mountains of France! Orig. $24.99, $5.25.
Martha Washington—A Brief Biography, Ellen McCallister Clark. Pub. By the Mt. Vernon Ladies Association. 54 pgs. Nicely done, orig. $5.95, $2.00
The New Big Book of U.S. Presidents, Fascinating Facts about Each & Every President, Including an American History Timeline. Marc Frey & Todd Davis. Learn about the lives & times of our nation’s top leaders; find out about each president’s achievements & the challenges they faced and discover fascinating facts that will make history come alive for readers of all ages. Large hardback, wonderful resource for all things presidential. Slight wear at several corners. $3.75
Electing Our President, Reproducible Lessons & Activities, Nancy Gill, Grade 5-8. Helps bring Presidential elections to life. Students learn how the Electoral College works & why we have one, nomination process, campaign advertising & opinion polls. Well done! $3.25
Old Ironsides, The Rise, Decline, & Resurrection of the USS Constitution, Thomas C. Gillmer. Beautiful drawings, plans & photos in this hdbk w/dj. Wonderful detailed information about the structure, answers nagging questions about the ships designer, charts her history, detailed analysis of her condition today. Orig. $24.95, $7.75
The Midwife’s Apprentice, Karen Cushman, Newbery Award Book. Funny, wise, compassionate story of a homeless waif who became the midwife’s apprentice—a person w/a name & a place in the world. Hdbk w/dust jacket, beautifully bound. Orig. $10.95, $4.00
The Ranson of Mercy Carter, Caroline B. Cooney. Kidnapped from her home in Deerfield, MA. A descriptive historical novel that captures the events vividly. Orig. $5.99, $1.75
Indian Captive, The Story of Mary Jemison, Lois Lenski, 1758. 12 year old Mary Jemison took her peaceful days on her family’s farm in eastern PA for granted. But on a spring day in 1758, something happened that changed her life forever. A band of warriors invaded the house & took the Jemison family captive. Mary was separated from her parents & siblings, she traveled w/the Indians to southern Ohio & later to a Seneca village. Based on a true story. $1.75
Fever 1793, Laurie Halse Anderson. 14 year old Mattie Cook is ambitious, adventurous, & sick to death of listening to her mother. Mattie has plans of her own, she wants to turn the Cook Coffeehouse into the finest business in Philadelphia. But the waterfront is abuzz w/reports of disease. “Fever” spreads from the docks & creeps toward Mattie’s home, threatening everything she holds dear. Suddenly, her struggle to build a better life must give way to something even more important—the fight to stay alive. $1.75
The Witchcraft of Salem Village, Shirley Jackson, Landmark books. It was 1692 & trouble was brewing in Massachusetts. Pbk. Orig. $5.99, $2.25
Kidnapped, Classic Adventures, Robert Louis Stevenson. . Beautiful hardbound classic that will be a wonderful addition to your library. $3.50
DK Eye Wonder Pirate--packed w/facts, -- $2. Nice. accessible text & dramatic photos perfect for young children
Colonial America & George Washington Word Searches of America. Awesomely fun way to learn about Colonial Cities & Towns, Famous People, Words, Men’s & Women’s Clothing, Education, Newspapers, Kitchen Utensils, Professions, Sights at Williamsburg. Also in George Washington book—His Quotations, Mount Vernon, Important Dates, Painters & Sculptors, Weapons, Uniforms & Battles he participated in, His Cabinet as President Washington’s Generals, Nicknames & in Honor, Imp. Dates in his Administration & more. New. $3.25 for both.
Meet George Washington, Joan Heilbroner, Landmark books, grade 2 & up, pb, 66 pgs. $1.50
John Paul Jones, Fighting Sailor, Armstrong Sperry, 1773, Landmark books. Hdbk in vg cond. except inside cover there is a crack at spine, binding tight, dark spot on back cover. $2.75
Girlhood Journeys, Kai, Africa, 1440 -- $2. Nice. A Mission for Her Village, Bk #1, Ages 7-11
The Kidnapped Prince, The Life of Olandah Equiano. In 1755, a young African boy was kidnapped, hidden in an enoumous sack, & carried off into slavery. So began a series of journeys that would take him halfway around the world--& a struggle for freedom that would make him famous. Ages 8-12, former classroom copy. $1.75
An Illusionary Tale Opt -- $1.00. Good. Enter the kingdom of Opt, where images appear & disappear in the blink of an eye. Illusions unfold one after the other as the King & Queen prepare for a special celebration. So follow the riddling jester to the very end--where the questions are answered the illusions explained, & the trick of creating your own optical illusions is revealed. Ages 3-8. hdbk w/dust jacket, former lib. copy.
Honeywood Village-Collection of 4 -- $2.00. Nice. Beautifully illistrated board books in carry case w/handle. A. set of charming tales about the rabbits of Honey wood (Victorian Look). Perfect storybook for 2-5 year olds. 7 1/2" X 5 1/2" size books. Titles include: The Birthday; The Fair; The Lovely Day & The Good Turns, $1.50 w/other purchase.
I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade, Diane Lee Wilson. Harper Trophy, Best Books for Young Adults. During the reign of Kublai Khan. Oyuna finds herself on the journey of a lifetime—a journey that will change her luck forever…pbk, shelf wear, front cover has crease & tape. ..25
Dragon--Hound of Honor -- $6. New. In the noble & dangerous times of medieval France, the young knight Aubrey de Montdidier, nephew of the Count of Montargis has been strangely murdered. His friend, Sieur DeNarsac & Thierry, a young page, must solve the tragic mystery. Yet it is a magnificent white wolfhound by the name of Dragon, who brings an unexpected, shocking conclusion. A tapestry of intrique, power, loyality & friendship. hdbk w/dj, ages 9 & up. orig. $16.99
Dear America, The Winter of Red Snow, The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley Forge, PA, 1777. hdbk, slight wear to 2 corners. Orig. $9.95, $2.25
Betrayal, The Lady Grace Mysteries, Grace Cavendish, 1569. hdbk, orig. $6.95, $2.25
Richard II, The Yale Shakespeare. Inc. notes. Pbk .50
The Three Musketeers, Classic Adventures. Alexandre Dumas. Beautiful hardbound classic that will be a wonderful addition to your library. $3.50
Inside the White House, America’s Most Famous Home the First 200 years, Betty Boyd Caroli. Beautiful illustrations and stories of the families that have occupied this house. Large hdbk w/dust jacket, some wear to dj, book in vg cond. Orig. $29.99, $5.00
The White House, Historical Guide. Includes: maps, floor plans, pictures, info on presidents & first ladies, fascinating stories a real inside look. $1.00
Presidents of the US, Fun-To-Know. Includes: portrait, years served, # of presiden, date of birth, education, marriage, family, how they came to office, death, noteworthy events of presidency, truths & trivia of presidency. In orig. box, $5.00, $4.25 w/other purchase
The Complete Book of Presidents & States, Grade 4-6, American Education Publishing. Inc. History, Government, Maps, Flash Cards on Presidents & States. Cover has some shelf wear & small rip on front cover, 4 pgs have some writing. $4.75
Magical Tales from Many Lands, retold by Margaret Mayo, Illust. By Jane Ray. 14 folk tales from: Arabic, North American Indian, Japanese, Southern African, Scottish, Caribbean, French, Peruvian, Jewish, Indian, African-American, Australian, Russian, & Chinese. Hdbk w/dust jacket, wonderful addition to any library. Orig. $19.99, $7.75