Two volumes of mid-century (1948) Young Folks Shelf of Books Junior Classics Vol 6 Stories About Boys & Girls, Vol 9 Sport and Adventure.
Books are complete - NO! dust jackets.
Condition of book: In EXCELLENT! overall condition for their age, the cloth covers - one blue and one orange - show only MINIMAL! wear. Embossed accents on covers and spines show MINIMAL! wear. There is light fraying to the top of the spines. Spines and bind are strong and sturdy with NO! pages separating. Internal pages show NO! rips or tears and NO! dog-eared corners. Light foxing is apparent. Names have been written to the inside overleaf pages on each of the books. All text is clear and legible, all illustrations bright and vivid with NO! fading apparent.
Volume 6 contains:
- Susanna's Auction
- Polly Patchwork
- The Miss Bannister's Brother
- When Molly was Six
- Nelly's Hospital
- The Baker's Daughter
- Taktuk, an Arctic Boy
- What Happened to Inger Johanne
- Ta-ming Wins the Short Sword
- About Elizabeth Eliza's Piano
- Solomon John Goes for Apples
- A Tragedy in Millinery
- Tom Sawyer Whitewashing the Fence
- One Memorable Fourth
- The New Pup: A Penrod Story
- A Miserable, Merry Christmas
- Mama and the Occasion
- My Song Yankee Doodle
Volume 9 contains:
- Stover Plays Football
- The Winning Bug
- The Fight
- Billy Topsail and the Devilfish
- The Two-Twenty Low Hurdle Race
- Head Over Heels
- Kanpsack of Salvation
- Chased by the Trail
- The Prospector
- Tom Chist and the Treasure Chest
- Dick Turpin
- The Red-Headed League
- New York to Paris
- Flying Over the North Pole
- Dawn Over Zero
- The Making of an Explorer
- With Helmet and Hose
- Summit of the World: The Fight for Everest
- Adrift on an Ice Pan
- The Race for the South Pole
- The Lone Voyagers
- An Adventure with a Whale
- The Voyage of "The Bounty"
- Rounding Cape Horn in a Windjammer
Approximate measurements: hardcover book measures 9" x 6" | complete at 390 pages | NO dust jacket.
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