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From: Lurlee in MO (
Subject:         History for Learning - Ancient, Middle Ages, Titanic, Civil War, More
Date: September 16, 2017 at 4:26 pm PST

Good to very good condition book conditions, some are new!
Many of the books are $1-2 each. A few sets or rare books are higher.
Media Mail Postage is added to your total. I take paypal (add 3%), money orders and checks.

See my other Vegsource FS posts for each grade level.

Thank you for looking!
~ Lurlee in MO

These are all Hardback unless stated

How to be a Roman Soldier by Fiena Macdonald, National Geographic, xlib $1
Young Bess by Margaret Irwin, 1945, A Wartime Book, Not xlib, g, worn dj, $4
The Land Seekers by Alan Boucher, 1968, xlib $1.50
With Stanley in Africa by Olga Hall-Quest, 1961 EP Dutton, with dj, Not xlib, $2.50
Bula Matari, Stanley Conqueror of a Continent by Jacob Wassermann, 1933 Liveright Publ, Not xlib, $2.50

All hb unless stated
Drums by James Boyd - Scribner Classics Deluxe Edition, illustrated by NC Wyeth, not xlib, 1995 with dj, vg, $6.50
The Light in the Forest by Conrad Richter, copyright 1953, Bantam pb 1990, not xlib $1.25
Back in the Beforetime, Tales of California Indians Retold by Jane Louise Curry, 1987 McElderry Books, $2
Rapier for Revenge by Mildred Allen Butler, xlib 1969 with dj, $5
Knight's Castle by Edward Eager, xlib 1956 Harcourt Brace World, $2.50
The Young Conquistador by Albert J. Nevins, Dodd Mead pub, xlib 1960 (2nd print) with dj, $5
At the Sign of the Golden Compass by Eric P. Kelly, xlib 1967 -7th print, (copyright 1938) McMillan pub $5

Hardback by Jean Fritz
Where Was Patrick Henry On the 29th of May? Hb Weekly Reader Children's Book Club, $2.50
Where do you think you're going Christopher Columbus? hb, xlib, 1st pg torn out, $2.50

Softback by Jean Fritz
~ Where Was Patrick Henry On the 29th of May, xlib, $1
~ George Washington's Breakfast, like new $1.50
~ Why Don't You Get a Horse Sam Adams? xlib $1
~ Bully for you Teddy Roosevelt, xlib, $1.50
~ Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? $1.25
~ The Double Life of Pocahontas, paperback $1

Softback - Scholastic not xlib
Anthony Burns by Virginia Hamilton, vg $1.50
The Waltons Go to Birmingham 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis , $1.25
Dear Austin by Elvira Woodruff, vg $1.50


Who Was Dr. Seuss? By Janet B. Pascal, sb like new $1.50
Who Was Walt Disney by Whitney Stewart, sb like new $1.50

By Mike Venezia - HB xlib vg condition $2 each
Getting to Know the US Presidents - James Monroe
Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists - Norman Rockwell

Will and Orv by Walter A. Schulz, 3rd Grade Paperback Plus Houghton Mifflin, waterstain 10 pgs, $.75
The Imaginative Mathematician: Albert Einstein by Suzanne Weyn, 16p sb McGraw Hill, $.50
Zlata's Diary, A Child's Live in Sarajevo by Zlata Filpovic, HB w/dj $2, SB waterstain $.75

Scholastic Biography - SB $1.25
Helen Keller's Teacher by Margaret Davidson
Louis Braille, The Boy Who Invented Books for the Blind by Margaret Davidson
The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk by Donald J. Sobol
The Led the Way, 14 American Woman by Johanna Johnston
The Fairy Tale Life of Hans Christian Anderson by Eva Moore

Childhood of Famous Americans - All SB (except for JFK is HB for xlib) $1.50 each
~ Benjamin Franklin Young Printer ~ Betsy Ross Designer of Our Flag (xlib) ~ Clara Barton Founder of Am Red Cross
~ George Washington Young Leader ~ Harry Houdini Young Magician ~ Harry S. Truman Missouri Farm Boy
~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy America's Youngest President ~ Mark Twain Young Writer ~ Thomas A Edison Young Inventor
~ Susan B. Anthony Champion of Woman's Rights

Childhood of World Figures - SB $1.50
~ Pope John Paul II Young Man of the Church

Children's Press

Cornerstone of Freedom-HB xlib for $1.75 each
The Story of the Battle of the Bulge
The Story of the Bonhomme Richard
The Story of the Capital
The Story of the Conestoga Wagon
The Story of the Lewis & Clark Expidition
The Story of Susan B Anthony
The Story of the USS Arizona

Cornerstone of Freedom- HB for $2.25 each
The Story of the Constitution
The Story of the Declaration of Independence
The Story of Henry Ford and the Automobile
The Story of the Lincoln Memorial
The Story of the Mayflower Compact
The Story of the Pony Express
The Story of the Star Spangled Banner
The Story of the Statue of Liberty
The Story of Tecumseh Shawnee Chief
The Story of the United Nations

Cornerstone of Freedom- SB
Jefferson Davis $1.50
The Story of the USS Arizona (xlib, waterstain) $1

Children's Press Hardback
Paul Revere Patriot & Craftsman $2
Elizabeth Blackwell Pioneer Doctor by Matthew G. Grant, xlib, $1.25
Clara Barton Red Cross Pioneer, xlib $1.25

Softbacks - various publishers
King Arthur and His Knights, Based on Sir Thomas Malory's Morte d'Arthur
Compiled/Arranged by Elizabeth Lodor Merchant, Holt Rinehart Winston published, B&W illustrations
Good, scribbles inside cover and 5 page text, $2.50

The Fighting Ground by Avi - Harper Trophy, vg $1.50
Trouble For Lucy by Stevens - Clarion Books, $1
Thor Heyerdahl Kon-Tiki adapted by Lisa Norby, Step Up Adventures Random House, vg, $1.50

History - most hb in good condition

Going to School in 1776 by John J. Loeper, 1973 xlib, $1.50
Sampson Yankee Stallion by Justin F Denzel, Famous Animal Stories Series, 1980 xlib, $1.50
Paul Revere Patriot and Craftsman by Matthew Grant, 1974 Children's Press, $2

Stories of Early America, Through Golden Windows, 1958 Grolier, $3.50
Frontiers of America - Settlers on a Strange Shore by Edith McCall, 1960 Children's Press, illustration on cover, $4
This is the United Nations by M Sasek, 1968 Macmillan, xlib $20

Historical Fiction
The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman, 1986 Weekly Reader Books, $2
Amish Boy by Florence Wightman Rowland, 1970 Putman, xlib, $2
Bound for Freedom by Ruth Chessman, 1965 Weekly Reader, $1

Know your USA, Rand McNally, copyright 1945, 6th printing 1966, xlib , $3.50
The World Children Live In Series - Schools Around the World by Patsy Scarry, 1965 Silver Burdett, $1
Folk Toys Around the World and How to Make Them by Joan Joseph, 1972 Parent's Magazine Pub, $2

Families Around the World Series 1982 to 1988 Lerner Publications, xlib - Set of 6 for $10
An Arab Family
A Family in France
A Family in England
A Family in India
A Family in Ireland
A Family in Singapore

Story Collections
Walt Disney's Stories from Other Lands, 1965 Golden Press, crayon on Contents pg & inside back cover, $3.50
East of the Sun & West of the Moon, 21 Norwegian Folk Tales by Ingri / Edgar Parin D'Aulaire, 1938 Hale & Co, xlib, $10
Myths and Legends of Many Lands, compiled by Nicola Ann Sissons, 1962 Hart Publishing, worn dj, $6

Single Folk Stories
The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship, 1916 Russian Tale retold by Arthur Ranson, 1991 HarperCollins, $1.50
Cows in the House by Beverly Lewis, 1998 Bethany Backyard, w/dj, taped inside cover at spine, pgs great, $1.50

Single Stories From Other Lands
Shanghai Passage by Gregory Patent, 1990 Houghton Mifflin, $2
Papa's Daughter by Thyra Ferre Brown, 1958 in Canada, not xlib w/dj, $2.50
Gift of the Mountains by Ester Wier - 1963 xlib, no dj, $4

Ancient Egypt and Greece, Greenleaf Famous Men of Greece, Children's Homer

Moses in Egypt by Lynne Reid Banks, ages 10 & up

Ancient Egypt, Troll Associates, good condition

101 Things About Mummies, b&w w/ green hilite

Secrets of the Mummies, Scholastic

Cleopatra by Stanley & Vennema, Trumpet Club Scholastic

Tutankhamun's Tomb, Scholastic story 1922 discoverers of tomb

The Egypt Game by Xilpha Keatley Snyder

Mummies Tombs & Treasure by Lilla Perl, B & W photos

Good Apple Unit Ancient Egypt-Treasures, Tombs & Tut, gr 4-8

Tutankhamun's Jewelry, color photos, xlib g condition

Ancient World, A Chapter Book True Tales

Mummies & Their Mysteries, Scholastic, RL4

Totally Amazing Mummies, Golden Book, edgewear, ages 7-11

Mummies, Troll All Aboad Reading, gr 1-3

Kids Discover Magazine - Archeology
Snake Hair, Story of Medusa, All Aboard Reading, gr 1-3

The Trojan Horse, How the Greeks Won the War, Hardback from Step Into Reading, gr 2-4

Jason & the Argonauts, McGrawHill

Favorite Greek Myths Retold by Mary Pope Osborne, Scholastic

The Greeks Crafts From The Past, 24 pg from Chick-Fil-A

Homer's Odyssey retold by Geraldine McCaughrean, Puffin Classics

The Iliad by Homer adapted by Diana Stewart, Steck Vaughn

The Trojan War by Bernard Evslin, Scholastic 1971 TE, good condition

The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles, Scholastic

The Greeks Crafts From The Past, 24 pg from Chick-Fil-A

Tales of Ancient Greece by Enid Blyth, Scholastic

The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles, Scholastic

Living in Ancient Greece, Exploring Cultural History, hardback xlib good condition

The Temple on A Hill by Anne Rockwell, xlib hardback good condition

Greek News, The Greatest Newspaper in Civilization, Scholastic (oversized)

Famous Men of Greece, History for the Thoughtful Child from Greenleaf Press
Real History! The Stories of real people for students in the elementary grades
1989 oversized sb, vg, corners slightly bumped, Retail $16.95, $8

The Children's Homer, The Adventures of Odysseus & the Tale of Troy by Padraic Colum
Greenleaf recommends this book to go along with Famous Men of Greece
248p sb, like new, Retail $9.95, $4.50

The Classical Companion by Charles and Rosalie Baker
Indispensable Guide to the Study of Classical Civilization - answers in the back
~ Stories
~ Puzzles
~ Projects
~ Activities
~ Original Play
160p oversized softback, 1988 Cobblestone Publish, vg, cover creases, name inside, $6

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