Journeys Through Bookland

by Sylvester, Charles H

Journeys Through Bookland, published in 1901 by Bellows-Reeve Company, contains 10 volumes of poems, myths, Bible stories, fairy tales, and excerpts from children's novels, as well as a guide to the series. It has been lauded as ‘a new and original plan for reading, applied to the world’s best literature for children.’

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First published in 1909 by Bellows-Reeve Company, Chicago Illinois.

10 Volumes Plus A Guide-Book


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1909
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Journeys through Bookland (new fifteenth edition, volumes 1-9)

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Journeys Through Bookland (Vol. 1)

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The Family Mark Twain: Vol. I & II

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Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading Applied to the World's Best Literature for Children. Complete in 10 Vols.

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Chicago:: Bellows-Reeve, 1932., 1932. 10 volumes. 8vo. xvi, 489, [1]; x, 493; x, 488; x, 492; x, 496, [2]; x, 482; x, 486; x, 492; ix, [1], 493, [1]; xxx, 514 pp. Color frontis., color plates, illustrations throughout, pictorial endleaves. Crimson blind-, black, and gilt-stamped decorative cloth. Near fine. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL APPLY.
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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys Through Bookland [10 Vol.Set ]

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Journeys Through Bookland : A New and Original Plan for Reading, Applied to the World's Best Literature for Children (10 Volume set)

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Journeys Through Bookland: 8 Volume Set

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Journeys Through Bookland (Vol. 7)

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Journeys Through Bookland: A New And Original Plan For Reading Applied To The World's Best Literature For Children Volume IV

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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys Through Bookland (Volume Eight)

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Journeys Through Bookland (Vol. 4)

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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys through Bookland: Vol. III

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1959
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Journeys Through Bookland

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Journeys Through Bookland:A Carefully Coordinated Plan for Reading Aplied to the World's Best Literature, EIGHT-VOLUME SET

by Sylvester, Charles H.

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by Charles H. Sylvester

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