Fair. 1936; illustrated cloth covered boards; no dust jacket; covers soiled; corner tips exposed; medium spine end wear; Previous owner's name on front paste down; a few pages have tears on the edges; interior pages have light toning, soil smudges, and occasional pencil mark; 8vo-over 7 3/4"-9 3/4" Tall; 176 pages.
Acceptable. "DJ Condition: No Jacket. cloth at bottom of boards is rubbed off, general wear, cigarette-type burn hole to title page, school book plate, rep partly unglued, book shows wear from use but no marks or tears. "
Glossy Color & BW Ilust. Good Cond, Soiled, some spine end & edge wear. NOT EX-LIB. NO MARKS. 5x7" Dec Clothbound 383pg Some Chapter Headings..."OUTDOOR WORLD, LITTLE AMERICAN CITIZENS, BOYS & GIRLS OF OTHER LANDS, BUSY WORKERS, FAMOUS HEROS. cover shows orange boy on roller skates. also small border ilust in green on BLACK cloth. SOLID book, no school markings, nor names, etc.
Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Very good clean copy, no school stamps, "Virgil Handel" & "Doris Bailey" in neat cursive to inner top of board, faint evidence of a few letters erased, a few notes lightly in pencil in the text (an underlined word, "read" at the beginning of a story but very light and not many, binding clean and pages have only the faintest wear, really nice collectible copy. Ships in a box. Secure packaging for safe delivery.
Good. No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall This is a very good copy with some edge wear and very minimal school markings. Otherwise this copy is unmarked and tightly bound. Hinges are in excellent conditon.
Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall Navy, green and brown illustrated cloth boards. Bumping to spine ends and corner tips. Binding is tight and square. Light surface soiling. Crayon, pen and pencil markings on end papers and on the table of contents. Text and colorful illustrations are clean within. No Jacket. Includes a glossary and words list in back.
Elson-Gray basic readers ...
by William Harris Elson, William Scott Gray, Lura E. Runkel, [from old catalog], Christine M. Keck, [from old catalog]
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