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Many of our customers love tried-and-true vintage books -- those which reflect old-fashioned values, innocence in worldview, a simpler lifestyle, or a detailed approach to fine illustrations. We've created this category for them! Please note that many of these titles are published prior to the mid-70s and may provide a health risk to young children. If you are a book collector, or you need more information about titles in this category, please feel free to contact HSLB!

 

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A Day in the Woods (Books for Young Explorers - National Geographic - oversized- OUT OF PRINT)
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A Day in the Woods (Books for Young Explorers - National Geographic - oversized- OUT OF PRINT)
Author: Fisher, Ronald M.
Reading Level: K-5
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Like New

Harley and Joan explore the woods and the creatures to be found there

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All About Animals and Their Young (All About Books #25 - copyright 1958 2nd printing - out of print)
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All About Animals and Their Young (All About Books #25 - copyright 1958 2nd printing - out of print)
Author: McClung, Robert M.
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Condition: Very Good

The extreme variation in the matter of breeding, incubation, weaning, among animals is clearly demonstrated in this text by Robert McClung. Illustrated by the author, this book reveals the complex and differentiated patterns native to various species, patterns which in every case seem superlative...

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All About Birds (All About Books #11 - copyright 1955 6th printing - out of print)
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All About Birds (All About Books #11 - copyright 1955 6th printing - out of print)
Author: Lemmon, Robert S.
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Condition: Very Good

General habits- protection, flight, migration and food finding prepare a background for more specific discussions about different kinds of birds- their beaks, feet, songs, tails, walks, housing and raising of young. There is a chapter too on how people can look after birds around their own homes.

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All About Dinosaurs (All About Books #1 - copyright 1953 - out of print)
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All About Dinosaurs (All About Books #1 - copyright 1953 - out of print)
Author: Andrews, Roy Chapman
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Describes the different types of dinosaurs and reconstructs their habits and behavior. Relates also the important fossil finds in Mongolia and Montana.

Roy Chapman Andrews was an American explorer, adventurer and naturalist who became the director of the American Museum of Natural Hi...

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All About Dogs (All About Books #42 - copyright 1962 - out of print)
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All About Dogs (All About Books #42 - copyright 1962 - out of print)
Author: Burger, Carl
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Good

Mr. Burger tells the story of dogs, describing their wild relatives -- including the wolf, the fox, and the coyote -- as well as their prehistoric ancestors. He takes up the intriguing question: Do dogs think? And he explains how men have developed more than a hundred distinct breeds within su...

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All About the Flowering World (All About Books #14 - copyright 1956 3rd printing - out of print)
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All About the Flowering World (All About Books #14 - copyright 1956 3rd printing - out of print)
Author: Lane, Ferdinand C.
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Condition: Very Good

Beginning with a general view of what flowers mean to their surroundings, to people and to society at large, Mr. Lane, whose work on trees and plants has given him a passport to the field, presents a lively and well rounded survey of flowers at home and abroad. First chapters deal with common tra...

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Amelia Earhart: Kansas Girl (Childhood of Famous Americans - copyright 1961)
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Amelia Earhart: Kansas Girl (Childhood of Famous Americans - copyright 1961)
Author: Howe, Jane Moore
Reading Level: PK-6
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Fair

The story of Amelia Earhart and her inspiration to be a pioneer based in her childhood fantasies.

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America the Beautiful in the Words of Henry David Thoreau (out of print - oversized)
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America the Beautiful in the Words of Henry David Thoreau (out of print - oversized)
Author: Polley, Robert L. (ed.)
Reading Level: GR 5-12
Type: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Condition: Very Good

Henry David Thoreau was a naturalist, essayist, social critic, and poet. His concern for bringing man into harmony with his environment speaks directly to today's urban sprawl, pollution, and conservation. While rambling through the fields near his beloved Concord, he seems to have probed the s...

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Andrew Jackson: Fighting Frontiersman (Makers of America - copyright 1958 - out of print)
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Andrew Jackson: Fighting Frontiersman (Makers of America - copyright 1958 - out of print)
Author: Wright, Frances Fitzpatrick
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

This is a fictionalized chapter book of the life of Andrew Jackson, from his childhood and schooldays, his service as a young soldier, his education as a law student, and his career as a politician and his ascension to President of the United States.

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Animal Dads Take Over (copyright 1981)
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Animal Dads Take Over (copyright 1981)
Author: Shebar, Jonathan
Reading Level: K-5
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Describes the parenting roles played by male Darwin frogs, American sea horses, common rheas, marmosets, and Adelie penguins. Also notes differences between human and animal fathers.

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Another Man o' War (copyright 1966 - First Printing)
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Another Man o' War (copyright 1966 - First Printing)
Author: Anderson, C.W.
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

The name Man o War has always been magic to Sally, and when she is old enough to have a horse of her own, her grandfather buys her a colt from the Man o War line. Its a risk: they cant be sure whether or not the colt will have the talent of his ancestor, but they are lucky, and bit by bit the...

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Atlas of the Presidents (copyright 1977)
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Atlas of the Presidents (copyright 1977)
Author: Cooke, Donald E.
Reading Level: GR 5-12
Type: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Condition: Good/Very Good

Brief biographies of the United States Presidents with related historical data, from George Washington through Jimmy Carter. Index. Forward by John F. Kennedy.

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Bears Live Here (copyright 1966)
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Bears Live Here (copyright 1966)
Author: Eberle, Irmengarde
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

On a remote mountainside where men seldom, if ever, come, a great black bear led her two young cubs out of the cave where they had been born. All that spring and the following summer she kept careful watch as her fuzzy cubs romper around the mountainside. They learned the elements of survival - a...

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Benvenuto and the Carnival (Weekly Reader Children's Book Club)
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Benvenuto and the Carnival (Weekly Reader Children's Book Club)
Author: Reit, Seymour
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Like New

A fortune teller sees danger ahead for Benvenuto the dragon after he is captured and placed in a carnival.


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Best In Children's Books Volume #20 (copyright 1959)
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Best In Children's Books Volume #20 (copyright 1959)
Author: Nelson Doubleday, Inc. (pub)
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Fair

From 1957 to 1961, the Doubleday Book Clubs, under the Nelson Doubleday imprint, published a multi-volume work entitled Best in Children's Books. In all, there were 42 volumes published, each issued with a full color dust jacket. The volume designation is difficult to determine at first glance, s...

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Best In Children's Books Volume #23 (copyright 1959)
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Best In Children's Books Volume #23 (copyright 1959)
Author: Nelson Doubleday, Inc. (pub)
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Good

From 1957 to 1961, the Doubleday Book Clubs, under the Nelson Doubleday imprint, published a multi-volume work entitled Best in Children's Books. In all, there were 42 volumes published, each issued with a full color dust jacket. The volume designation is difficult to determine at first glance, s...

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Best In Children's Books Volume #31 (copyright 1960)
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Best In Children's Books Volume #31 (copyright 1960)
Author: Nelson Doubleday, Inc. (pub)
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Good/Very Good

From 1957 to 1961, the Doubleday Book Clubs, under the Nelson Doubleday imprint, published a multi-volume work entitled Best in Children's Books. In all, there were 42 volumes published, each issued with a full color dust jacket. The volume designation is difficult to determine at first glance, s...

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Best In Children's Books Volume #34 (copyright 1960)
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Best In Children's Books Volume #34 (copyright 1960)
Author: Nelson Doubleday, Inc. (pub)
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Fair

From 1957 to 1961, the Doubleday Book Clubs, under the Nelson Doubleday imprint, published a multi-volume work entitled Best in Children's Books. In all, there were 42 volumes published, each issued with a full color dust jacket. The volume designation is difficult to determine at first glance, s...

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Biography of a Desert Bighorn (out of print - copyright 1975)
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Biography of a Desert Bighorn (out of print - copyright 1975)
Author: Steiner, Barbara
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

A study of this wild North American sheep in its natural mountain habitat from birth through maturation.



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Birds -- Their Life * Their Ways * Their World (Reader's Digest Edition - copyright 1979)
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Birds -- Their Life * Their Ways * Their World (Reader's Digest Edition - copyright 1979)
Author: Reader's Digest
Reading Level: GR 5-12
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Birds are among the most captivating creatures on earth. We marvel at their spectacular colors, their streamlined shapes, their ability to fly with grace and ease. Their exuberant vitality enchants us, their mysterious lives tantalize us, and their bewitching melodies uplift our hearts and minds....

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Black Beauty (Treasury of Illustrated Classics - adapted)
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Black Beauty (Treasury of Illustrated Classics - adapted)
Author: Sewell, Anne
Reading Level: GR 3-6
Type: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Black Beauty's tale, as told by himself, is the fascinating story of the life of a horse a hundred years ago, when horses were a part of everyone's life. Although his colthood and early life were happy, Black Beauty tastes the bitterness of cruel grooms and indifferent masters as he passes from...

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Bluebonnet at the Alamo (out of print - oversized - copyright 1984)
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Bluebonnet at the Alamo (out of print - oversized - copyright 1984)
Author: Casad, Mary Brooke
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

In her latest Texas adventure, everyone's favorite armadillo visits San Antonio. While at the Alamo, she meets Digger Diller, whose Great Great Grand Diller was there during the famous battle. Digger Diller even has Jim Bowie's knife! Bluebonnet thinks he should donate his family treasure to the ...

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Bugs  (Discover Hidden Worlds - OUT OF PRINT - oversized)
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Bugs (Discover Hidden Worlds - OUT OF PRINT - oversized)
Author: Amery, Heather
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Softcover
Condition: Very Good

The world under a microscope! Spectacular images show butterflies, bees, mosquitoes, ticks, and many other creatures -- some of them magnified thousands of times their actual size. Children will see the sole of a housefly's foot, the eyes of a tsetse fly, the bumpy skin of a greenbottle maggot,...

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Cyrano the Crow (oversized - copyright 1960)
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Cyrano the Crow (oversized - copyright 1960)
Author: Freeman, Don
Reading Level: PK-4
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Good

Cyrano is a master of bird imitations. When a talent show recruits him, he performs with professional flair, but is unable to fill the last requirement of his engagement: Cyrano cannot make a crow call. Or so he thinks as he goes squawking out of the television studio. Don Freeman acknowledges th...

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Daisy: The Story of a Horse (copyright 1970 - out of print)
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Daisy: The Story of a Horse (copyright 1970 - out of print)
Author: Walker, Louise Jean
Reading Level: GR 3-9
Type: Ex-Library Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Daisy's story begins in 1890 on a ranch in New Mexico. When she was more than two years old she meet Mr. Brown, a grocer who lived in Jackson, Michigan. He needed a good Western horse to pull his delivery wagon and she was soon willingly pulling the delivery wagon five days a week, twelve hours a...

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