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Items By Category: All Categories: Children's Nonfiction Books
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1.   d'Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar Parin
George Washington
  Picture
Publisher: Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1936
Folio. Cloth-backed pictorial boards. [56]pp with the d'Aulaire's rich color and black & white illustrations throughout, the lithography by William Glaser in this early printing. An account written for children of the life of the first American President. The d'Aulaires won the Caldecott Medal for their portrayal of Abraham Lincoln. Child's name and address upper paste-down. Spine head torn and frayed, corners worn, edges rubbed, covers lightly soiled. Two leaves with mended gutter tears; hinges repaired. The final portrait of Washington has some neat outlining by a child and a small stain in the margin of the facing page else contents clean. Reading copy.

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 007841.
    
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2.   Harvey, Tad, Illustrator: Ames, Lee J.
The Quest of Michael Faraday
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Publisher: Garden City: Garden City Books, 1961
Stated First Edition Folio. Tan boards decorated in blue and yellow. 56pp with handsome color and black & white illustrations by Lee J. Ames. The story of a brilliant man who "..believed the scientist was a philosopher, and, like the philosopher, had only one true goal: to increase man's understanding of the world and himself." Some browning to endpapers at gutters else Very Good+ Dustjacket tattered, price-clipped.

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 008372.
    
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3.   Judson, Clara Ingram, Illustrator: Frankenberg, Robert
George Washington, Leader of the People
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Publisher: Chicago: Follett (1951)
8th Printing 4to Decorated boards. 224pp with black & white illustrations throughout. Another fine biography for young people from this multiple award-winning writer. Judson's biographies of great American leaders are outstanding. Tidy inscription to ffep else Very Good+ in lightly frayed and worn dustjacket.

Appr.: | AUD 21.51 CAD 21.74 EUR 14.93 GBP 11.94 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 215.05 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: J000644.
    
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4.   McNeer, May, Illustrator: Ward, Lynd
Armed With Courage
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Publisher: (New York): Abingdon Press (1957)
Fourth Printing 8vo Blue cloth. 112pp with powerful black & white illustrations by Lynd Ward, both full and partial page. Vivid biographies for young people of seven men and women with great spiritual and physical courage, including Albert Schweitzer, Florence Nightingale and George Washington Carver. A very inspiring book. Fine in lightly chipped and frayed dustjacket.

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: J000687.
    
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5.   Scarf, Maggi, Illustrator: Beckhoff, Harry
Meet Benjamin Franklin
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Publisher: New York: Random House (1968)
First Edition 8vo Pictorial boards. 60pp with color illustrations by Harry Beckhoff. First Edition. A title in The Step-Up Story of America. "Colonial America on the eve of the Revolution, and the extraordinary man known as "America's first genius."" Edges rubbed else Very Good in frayed dustjacket.

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Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 004311.
    
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6.   Thwaite, Ann
The Brilliant Career of Winnie-the-Pooh: The Definitive History of the Best Bear in All the World
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Publisher: New York: Dutton (1994)
ISBN: 0525452486 First American Edition 7.75"x10" Golden yellow boards. 192pp with numerous illustrations in color and black & white from photographs and drawings. Thwaite wrote an extensively researched biography of Winnie-the-Pooh's creator, A. A. Milne, and along the way compiled a great deal of interesting visual material. This is her supplement to the biography but this time her focus is on Milne's creation, the wonderful Pooh bear. Small yellow mark to lower text block else Fine in Very Good dustjacket (two small chips to upper edge of front panel, lightly frayed).

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7.   Wadsworth, Ginger
John Burroughs, The Sage of Slabsides
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Publisher: New York: Clarion (1997)
ISBN: 0395778301 First Edition Oblong 8vo White boards. 95pp with illustrations from black & white photographs. Very Good+ in lightly frayed dustjacket with a little wear to lower panel.

Appr.: | AUD 9.68 CAD 9.78 EUR 6.72 GBP 5.37 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 96.77 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 003032.
    
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8.   Wheeler, Opal and Deucher, Sybil, Illustrator: Greenwalt, Mary
Franz Schubert en zyn Vrolyke Vrienden
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Publisher: Haarlem: Uitgeverij de Librije (1950)
8vo Yellow cloth. 112pp illustrated with line drawings by Mary Greenwalt. Includes music for some of Schubert's simpler compositions. Serie Jeugd en Muziek No. 5. Text in Dutch. Endpapers browned else Very Good. Dustjacket chipped and frayed.

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Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: J000874.
    
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9.   Wheeler, Opal, Illustrator: Greenwalt, Mary
Stephen Foster and His Little Dog Tray
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Publisher: New York: Dutton (1941)
Stated First Edition 8vo Cloth-backed boards. 168pp illustrated with black & white drawings, both full-page and smaller. A fine biography of this beloved composer who drew much of his inspiration from African American songs and spirituals. Child's name in red pen to ffep, darkening to gutters from paste action, edges rubbed and lower corner tips worn, one dog-eared leaf. Good+ in darkened, chipped and worn dustjacket.

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Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 006924.
    
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