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1 Faithful Scotch and Other Dogs and A Cat Book (Excelsior Classics) 
Farmington ME D.H. Knowlton & Co. Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
These are two small staple bound booklets (32 pp. apiece) related to pets. Undated, appear to be early 1900's. Includes stories and poems and b& w photos. These were produced for school children and were aimed at Grades 3 (A Cat Book) and 4 (Faithful Scotch) according to the catalog lists inside their front covers. Book Conditions : Very Good; some light spotting (more to A Cat Book); mild cover corner wear; no marks to text. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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2 Better English through practice, Alfred Arundel May
New York NY Globe book company 1926 First Edition Soft cover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1st Edition Hardcover. Consists of primarily drill exercises focused on grammar and punctuation - adjectives and adverbs, comma, fragmentary sentences, sentence unity, pronouns, double negatives, and more. Summary of rules is provided. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; former owner's name inside front cover; bumping to spine ends, crease at bottom of spine; spotting to covers. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Reflections on History Burckhardt, Jakob
London, England George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1943 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-College Library. 1950 3rd printing. Translation of lectures given at Basle University in 1870-71. Discusses the three powers - The State, Religion, and Culture - and how their reciprocal action influences history. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; catalog notes on title page, no text markings; bookplate inside front cover, checkout slip and pocket inside rear cover; catalog label on bottom spine end; some shading to red covers from sunlight. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Asian Women and Their Work: A Geography of Gender and Development  (Pathways in Geography Series No. 17), Carolyn V. Prorok & Kiran Banga Chhokar (Editors)
4 Asian Women and Their Work: A Geography of Gender and Development (Pathways in Geography Series No. 17) Carolyn V. Prorok & Kiran Banga Chhokar (Editors)
Indiana, PA National Council for Geographic Education 1998 1884136125 / 9781884136122 Edition Unstated Soft cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to up to 12" tall 
White wraps with blue and black titles, 131 pages, 4to up to 12" tall. A Pathways in Geography Resource Publication, title no. 17. This series was created by the National Council for Geographic Education to support the teaching and learning of themes, concepts and skills in geography at all levels of instruction. Condition: pages clean and bright, unmarked, no creases or tears. Cover has some scuffing and edge wear. ISBN: 1884136125. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 USD
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ArithmeTwists Grade 3 - Teacher's Edition (MathLand), Cook, Marcy
5 ArithmeTwists Grade 3 - Teacher's Edition (MathLand) Cook, Marcy
Creative Publications 1998 0762203188 / 9780762203185 Second Edition Soft cover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo up to 9" tall 
Turquoise glossy wraps. Size: 8vo up to 9" tall. 114 pp. Teacher's Edition. 1998, Second edition. One page has some blue markings otherwise pages are clean, no creases or tears. Cover has some scuffing and edge wear. Arithmetic practice with a problem-solving twist for grade three. Covers: number combinations, equations, number patterns, logic and money. ISBN: 0762203188. ISBN/ EAN: 9780762203185. Paperback 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Brotherhood Through Religion Elbin, Paul N.
Philadelphia PA Dorrance & Company 1944 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Written while World War II was still occurring, this book explores the theme of brotherhood, with a Christian perspective, including discrimination, race relations, democracy, and the redemptive healing power of religion. 2nd printing revised. Inscribed by author on front free end paper : "For C.M. Musser - With pleasant memories of Commencement 1952. Paul N. Elbin". Book Condition : Good; former owner's name in ink inside front cover; no other internal markings; sunlight lightening of spine color; bumping to spine ends. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The First 75 Years: A History of Fort Hays State University, 1902 -1977, Forsythe, James L.
7 The First 75 Years: A History of Fort Hays State University, 1902 -1977 Forsythe, James L.
Hays, Kansas Fort Hays State University 1977 Probable First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
75th Anniversary (1977) history of Fort Hays State University in Kansas. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. 296 pp. Book Condition : Very Good; clean, crisp, unmarked pages, no creases or tears. Cover is clean with a bit of light creasing and light spine and edge wear. Binding is tight. 8vo - over 7" - 9 " tall. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Letter Creatures...from A to Z! Groscost, Connie A.
New York NY Vantage Press 1991 053310047X / 9780533100477 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
2-3 illustrations, by the author, of animals for each alphabet letter incorporate the letters in a way intended to reinforce the alphabet and the structure of spelling. Inscribed by Author on front free end paper : "Best Wishes and God Bless! Love, Connie A. Groscost (with rabbit drawing)". Book Condition : Very Good; slight scuffing to front right cover edge; small bumps to spine ends; no internal markings. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light rubbing and creasing; slight shelf wear to top edge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Teachers' Manual Story Hour Readings - Fourth, Fifth, Sixth Year, Hartwell, E. C.
9 Teachers' Manual Story Hour Readings - Fourth, Fifth, Sixth Year Hartwell, E. C.
American Book Co. 1922 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Various 
Hardback - brown cloth with black lettering. 336 pages. 1922, first edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. "The object of the Manual is to conserve the teacher's time and energy by furnishing the information and pedagogical helps needed in teaching the selections in the Story Hour Readings, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth years." Condition: pages clean and bright white with no markings, no foxing, no creases and no tears. Cover has a couple small spots, light scuffing and light edge wear. Hinges are intact and binding is tight. Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 History of the Thaddeus Stevens Trade School Hartzell, James Hamilton
Lancaster PA James Hamilton Hartzell 1955 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
History of the first 50 years of Thaddeus Stevens Trade School (nka College of Technology) from its founding in 1905. Documents facilities, vocational training, leadership, and student life. B&w photos. Book Condition : Near Fine; no markings; minimal wear; light age toning. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Set - Math Eurhythmics Teacher's Manual plus 4 Math Eurhythmics Song Books (STARS Math Component), High, Dr. Louchrisa Ford
11 Set - Math Eurhythmics Teacher's Manual plus 4 Math Eurhythmics Song Books (STARS Math Component) High, Dr. Louchrisa Ford
Nashville, TN Self-published by the Author 1998 Edition Unstated Loose-leaf and softcover Very Good Book 
This set includes the Math Eurhythmics Teacher's Manual (Pages are in a loose-leaf binder and are copy-ready. Includes parent/student drills, and exercises for each math concept) and four student 20-page spiral bound softcovers, Math Eurhythmics Song Books, that contain the lyrics to the songs and explain the math concepts. NOTE: Songs are not included but can be downloaded off the internet. All books appear to be unused but show wear from storage. Student books are clean and unmarked with some shelf wear; one has overall creasing. Two of the plastic spirals have some bends and one has a broken tab. Teacher's manual appears complete and pages are clean and unmarked. Vinyl binder shows some shelf wear and there is ink transfer inside front cover from facing page. "Dr. High composed the Math Eurhythmics program specifically to help elementary and middle school students who were having problems learning math concepts. The CD and songbook have been piloted tested, and in every instance student achievement in math improved . It is one of the best educational tools to reinforce math concepts and multiplication tables." Paperback 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Great House John Baird
St. Davids PA Eastern College 1984 Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author on front free end paper. History of Walmarthon mansion outside Philadelphia which later became Walton Hall and part of the campus of Eastern College.12 b&w photos. Book Condition : Near Find; no text marks; bumping to spine ends. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; chip to top left front from price sticker; light corner and edge wear; in protective mylar . 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Twentieth Century Moravian College: Challenge and Response John R Weinlick
Bethlehem PA Alumni Association Of Moravian College 1977 Hardcover Very Good Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on title page : "To Joe and Claire, Father John R. Weinlick." Chronicles the 20th century at Moravian College in Bethlehem, both before and after the 1954 merger with the Moravian College for Women. Includes human interest stories and an assessment of the school's educational impact. C. 20 b&w photos. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light bumping to spine ends; a few small stains to text block. Dust Jacket Condition : Good-; creasing and small tears along edges and corners; larger tear at bottom spine tape-repaired; overall rubbing. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Graded Poetry Readers Nos. 4, 5, and 6 (Fourth, Fifth, and 6th Years), Katherine D. Blake & Georgia Alexander (Editors)
14 Graded Poetry Readers Nos. 4, 5, and 6 (Fourth, Fifth, and 6th Years) Katherine D. Blake & Georgia Alexander (Editors)
New York Maynard, Merrill & Co. 1905 Probable First Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 12mo up to 7" tall 
Three volumes (4, 5, 6) of 1905 published Graded Poetry Readers. Hardback - paper-covered boards with green cloth over spine. 90 pages+ per volume. Specimen copies with compliments of Maynard Merrill & Co." stamped on title page. Book Condition : Good-; Rubbing and scuffing to covers, especially at edges and spine ends. Overall pages are clean with a bit of scattered spotting, no interior markings. Dust jackets not issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Issues in Jewish Education : A Study of the Philosophy of the Conservative Congregational School Katzoff, Louis
New York NY Bloch Publishing Co. 1949 Hardcover Good Plus Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on front free end paper : "11/26/61, To Harold With fond friendship Louis Katzoff." Examines the educational philosophy and theological background of the synagogue school with particular attention to Conservative Judaism in America. Book Condition : Good+; slight bumping to spine ends; light age toning; former owner's rubber stamp on front free end paper, text unmarked. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; discoloration at edges and spine; light shelf wear to edges. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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An African Education: The Social Revolution in Tanzania, Kurtz, Laura S.
16 An African Education: The Social Revolution in Tanzania Kurtz, Laura S.
New York Pageant-Poseidon Ltd 1972 First Edition Hardcover Good Plus Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A history of education in Tanzania, with special focus on the Arusha Declaration of 1967, by a Pennsylvania born educator. Hardback in dustjacket. 248 pages. Book Condition : Good +; Interior is clean, no tears or creases, no writing except name (of author's relative) on front free endpaper. Cover is clean with some light wear. Binding is tight. Dustjacket is worn, multiple chips and tears; glass ring spot; rubbing and creasing. 8vo - over 7" - 9" t all. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Nicholas Comenius: or Ye Pennsylvania schoolmaster of ye olden time Riddle, William
lancaster PA Wickersham Printing Company 1897 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1897, Likely 1st Edition. Author of a separate text on the school history of Lancaster Pennsylvania, Riddle uses a fictional account to present historical anecdotes of teaching and education in the early 19th century. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; cover corner curling; bumping/wear to spine ends; binding relaxed; stains to side text block; age toning inside covers. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Teacher's guide, Foundations of physics and laboratory experiments (Foundations of physics program), Robert Lehrman
18 Teacher's guide, Foundations of physics and laboratory experiments (Foundations of physics program) Robert Lehrman
New York NY Holt Rinehart & Winston 1969 0030673100 / 9780030673108 Second Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Two book set: Foundations of Physics (student textbook) and the accompanying Teacher's Guide: Foundations of Physics and Laboratory Experiments. Published by Holt Rinehart & Winston, 1969 editions. Hardcovers - decorated cloth. Student text has 758 pages. Teacher's Guide has 314 pages. CONDITION: Good+ ;no text marjks; creasing to 15 pp. of teachers guide; Student textbook does have a couple small age spots. Bindings are tight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 A Collection of Recollections : Franklin & Marshall Academy 1920 to 1943 Rupp, Theodore H. (editor)
Lancaster PA Franklin & Marshall College 1993 1st Edition Spiral Bound Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a collection of 34 letters (and reminiscences) of former students, staff, and families of the Franklin & Marshall Academy The Academy, a private secondary boy's school in Lancaster PA, dates its origin to 1787. It closed in 1943 so that Franklin & Marshall College could host military training programs during World War II. This publication was issued in December 1993 in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Academy's closure. Book Condition : Very Good; no markings to text; some rubbing to white covers; a few spots on rear free end paper and inside rear cover; small stain to side text block. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Program for a Study of the Relations of Secondary and Higher Education, The Carnegie Foundation
20 Program for a Study of the Relations of Secondary and Higher Education The Carnegie Foundation
New York The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching 1928 Edition Unstated Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to up to 12" tall. 
Brown wraps, stapled booklet, 17 pp., 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. "Abstract of a report to the joint commission of the Association of College Presidents and the State Department of Public Instruction in the state of Pennsylvania." Condition: clean, unmarked, no tears, top corner tip lightly creased throughout. Cover has some creasing, wear and a couple small edge tears. Fold-out report on achievement tests still intact. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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