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(Beckley-Cardy Company, 1926)
Here is an extra copy in poorer condition. A much-marked beginning reader that includes six fables, each with an orange-brown-and-black illustration. Many of them also contain a curious feature, silhouettes as Something ...
Children's Classics in Dramatic Form: Book Two
(Houghton Mifflin, 1909)
Here is an extra copy in poorer condition. It has H, not E, on the verso of the title-page. A novel (if direct and naive) approach to children's stories, including ten fables, with standard illustrations.
The Laidlaw Readers: Book Two
(Laidlaw Brothers, 1924)
Here is a second copy of this book, in less good condition. A pleasing little reader with six fables and four good colored illustrations: The Fox and the Crane (24); The Cat and the Birds (95, the best here); ...
Studies in Reading: Second Grade
(University Publishing Company, 1918)
Here is an extra copy of this 1929 printing in poor condition. Ten fables are sprinkled along the way, each with a fine blue, orange, and white illustration. The Crows and the Dove (102) usually features the stork and ...
The Elson Readers: Book Three
(Scott, Foresman and Company, 1912)
Here is an extra copy in poorer condition. The verso of the title-page here does not, as in the good copy, include The Franklin Company, Chicago, Engravers and Printers. As in Elson's Book Two (1926/27), the T of C at ...
Columbus Series: Fourth Reading Book.
(Schwartz, Kirwin and Fauss, 1901)
Here is an extra copy missing title-page. So Catholic a book! Boutet de Monvel's illustrations in black-and-white set off the four traditionally told fables: TH (64); The Fox and the Goat (94); WS (117); and MSA (203). ...
A First Reader
(Superintendent State Printing, 1909)
Here is an extra copy of this book, which represents a very slight modification of The Progressive Road to Reading: Book One from 1909 from the same authors and publisher. The back of the title page notes the dependence ...
The Bolenius Readers: Fourth Reader
(Houghton Mifflin, 1919)
Here is an extra copy. This fourth reader seems to follow after Happy Days (second) and Door to Bookland (third), both from 1930. Five fables, the first three from Aesop and the last two from Bidpai: The Lark and Her ...
(Houghton Mifflin, 1930)
Here is an extra copy not in the spectacular condition of the copy in the collection. This book specializes in turning stories into plays. There are five fables, several with unusual twists. After it is all over, the ...
Door to Bookland
(Houghton Mifflin, 1930)
Here is an extra copy in poor condition. Two plays by Augusta Stevenson: TH (20) and The Clever Kid (and two wolves, 230). Minimal illustrations. In the same series as Happy Days (1930).