Our Island Story: A History of England for Boys and Girls

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W L C #ad - Readers of the daily telegraph contributed £25, 000 to the cost of the reprint. The book was a bestseller, was printed in numerous editions, and for fifty years was the standard and much-loved book by which children learned the history of England. Henrietta elizabeth marshall 1867-1941 was famous for her 1905 children's history of England, "Our Island Story: A History of England for Boys and Girls".

. The book is still to be found in schools and homes, but the last printing was in 1953 and it went out of print in the 1960s. In 2005, an alliance of the civitas think-tank and various national newspapers brought the book back into print, with the aim of sending a free copy to each of the UK's primary schools.

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Fifty famous stories retold

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Fifty famous stories retold By James Baldwin. Children ages 6 to 9. These short stories are an excellent introduction to classic literature and legendary historical figures.

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The Story Book of Science Yesterday's Classics

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Yesterday's Classics #ad - The wonders of plant and animal life told with rare literary charm by Uncle Paul in conversations with three children. Suitable for ages 9 to 12. Besides such stories as the ants' subterranean city, he unlocks the mystery behind thunder and lightning, clouds and rain, and the caterpillars' processing, the spider's suspension bridge, the year and its seasons, and volcanoes and earthquakes.

Used book in Good Condition.

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Handbook of Nature Study

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Comstock Pub. Associates #ad - Written originally for elementary school teachers, this book is as valid and helpful today as it was when it was first written in 1911. Used book in Good Condition. The late anna botsford comstock was the founder and first head of the Department of Nature Study at Cornell University and the first woman to be appointed to the Cornell faculty.

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Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History

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Canon Press #ad - Christians find their true family line not through tribes and ethnic blood but in the bond of faithfulness and shed blood that has united our family for millennia. God took on human flesh and dwelt among us. Christianity is a faith in love with history. Used book in Good Condition. In this collection of forty-six brief biographies for children, Anselm, Hannula sketches the stirring trials and triumphs of many famous and some lesser known figures in our family of faith including Augustine, Luther, Bunyan, Charlemagne, and C.

S. Used book in Good Condition. The spirit carried that divine work over the centuries, providing courage and maturity even amid our imperfections. Thus says the lord: stand in the ways and see, where the good way is, and ask for the old paths, and walk in it; then you will find rest for your souls"Jer. Comstock Publishing.

Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History #ad - We too often view church history as the story of obscure aliens instead of the lives of brothers and sisters, mothers and fathers. Lewis. 6:16. Through them we can begin to enjoy the old paths and find rest for our souls.

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Birds of the Air

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Includes numerous black and white paintings and illustrations. This classic by arabella Buckley is part of a series introducing young readers to birds. Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Used book in Good Condition. This book will help children learn how to identify birds, migrate in autumn, and how they feed in summer, where they sleep, how they build nests, lay eggs, and raise their young, why birds sing songs, and survive the winter.

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Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions: You Can Build Yourself Build It Yourself

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Nomad Press #ad - Amazing leonardo da vinci inventions you can Build Yourself introduces readers to the life, world, and incredible mind of Leonardo da Vinci through hands-on building projects that explore his invention ideas. Detailed step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and templates for creating each project combine with historical facts and anecdotes, biographies and trivia about the real-life models for each project.

Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. Amazing leonardo da vinci inventions You Can Build Yourself shows you how to bring these ideas to life using common household supplies. Used book in Good Condition. Together they give kids a first-hand look intothe amazing mind of one the world’s greatest inventors.

Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions: You Can Build Yourself Build It Yourself #ad - Most of leonardo's inventions were never made in his lifetime—they remained sketches in his famous notebooks.

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The Burgess Animal Book for Children Dover Children's Classics

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Dover Publications #ad - Used book in Good Condition. During their "classroom" chats, she not only teaches peter about arctic Hare and Antelope Jack but also tells him about such creatures as Flying Squirrel, Mule Deer, Mountain Beaver, Silvery Bat, Grasshopper Mouse, Pocket Gopher, and Grizzly Bear. Told with all the warmth and whimsy of Burgess's stories, this engaging book acquaints youngsters with many forms of wildlife and the animals' relationships with one another.

The charming collection of entertaining tales is sure to transport today's young readers to the same captivating world of nature that delighted generations of children before them. When jenny wren learns that peter rabbit would like to know more about the four-footed friends who share the Green Meadows and Green Forest with him, she encourages him to speak with Old Mother Nature who is only too happy to help.

The Burgess Animal Book for Children Dover Children's Classics #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Comstock Publishing.

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Elementary Geography

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Blue Sky Daisies #ad - C. Elementary geography was originally written by educator Charlotte Mason in the 1880s, yet this beloved book for elementary-aged students still garners attention today. Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. Blue sky daisies brings you the same classic book, completely re-typeset in a pleasing and fresh format.

Miss mason’s conversational tone teaches children about their world, from its place in the solar system to their place in its lands. Search for isbn 978-1944435004 to find our edition. Used book in Good Condition. Elementary geography is often paired with Blue Sky Daisies' edition of Home Geography for Primary Grades, by C.

Elementary Geography #ad - Long. Discover the planets and earth’s continents, latitude and longitude, map-making, rivers and straits, topographical features such as mountains and valleys, the changing seasons, and more. Elementary geography also includes over a dozen poetry selections throughout the book, chosen by Miss Mason to complement the chapter topics.

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Home Geography for Primary Grades Living Book Press

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Living Book Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Broken into short chapters with beautiful illustrations and poetry along with questions to help the child remember what has been taught, this book forms a solid foundation that can be built on in later years. Chapters include - directiondistance hills, mountains, Wind, Snow Rivers Maps Grains, Valleys Rain, Fruits, Plants Things Found in the Earth .

. And much more. Long’s home geography is a lovely introduction to the subject for children. Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. C. C.

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D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths

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NYR Children's Collection #ad - New york Review of Books. Illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical Northern landscape. Used book in Good Condition. Children meet bragi, the god of poetry, heroes, and the famous Valkyrie maidens, goddesses, among other gods, and giants. Used book in Good Condition.

Comstock Publishing. The caldecott medal-winning d'aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, telling stories of Odin the All-father, the destiny of the gods.

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