GLORIOUS GOLDEN BOOKS FOR GROWING MINDS
Large, sweeping illustrations in breathtaking full color
colorfully illustrated Golden Books far young inquiring minds
New Golden Book of Science. Ages 8 and up. Here is
a Christmas gift that is made to order for every child
who has ever wondered how plants grow, how insects
live, how our own bodies develop, etc. Written by
Bertha Morris Parker-formerly of Laboratory School,
University of Chicago .. Research Associate, Chicago
Natural History Museum. An introduction to the
earth, sea, air, plants, animals, man and his inven–
tions. Answers many of the questions children ask
about the world around them. Color illustrations.
JN J9J-97 pages. 10x13 in. Shpg. wt. 2 lbs.............
World We Live Ir., Special Edition for Young Readers.
Ages 8 and up. Based on Life Magazine's renowned
The World We Live In.
Text carefully adapted
to simple language without marring the .fascination or
the accuracy of the original. Over 150 color paintings,
maps, etc. by the original Life artists. Shows the splen–
dors of the earth .. majesty of creation .. stars and
planets. 13 chapters including The Starry Universe,
The Earth Is Born, The Miracle of the Sea, The Face
of Land, The Canopy of Air, The Age of Mammals, etc.
A colorful, dramatic presentation which will acquaint
children with many forms of life and vastness of time.
JN J94-216 pages in color. 8xl l in. Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz.•
The Golden Book of Astronomy. Ages 8 and up. A book
that will satisfy the inquisitive child interested in the
wonders of astronomy. Written in simple language,
yet accurate in detail. Over 200 illustrations and draw–
ings show stars, constellations, planets and their orbits,
etc. About 100 pages in color. A Christmas gift for
children that many parents will like to read.
JN l 72-10x12'!4 inches. Shipping weight 2 pounds . . ....
The Golden History of the World. Ages 5 and up. A
child's introduction to ancient and modern times. Tells
of the known development of men and civilizations
from prehistoric times to the modern atomic age. A
Christmas gift that childre'.' will enjoy throughout the
whole year. Beautiful colored illustrations. 10x13 in.
JN J84-Shipping weight 2 pounds 12 ounces..
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New Illustrated Courtis-Watters Dictionary. Ages 8 and
up. Contains definitions for 7554 words, plus 10,000
variants. Almost every word is illustrated in a complete
sentence. Child's understanding of the words will be
greatly enlarged by the astonishing total of 2120 full–
color pictures. Easy-to-read type. Well bound.
JN 409-10xl3 inches. Shipping weight 2 lbs. 8 oz ........
Golden Books of Natural History, Geography, Indian Lore, Encyclopedia, Dictionary
Th'l_Golden Book of Natural History. Boys and girls,
ages 8 and up will be fascinated by this wealth of in–
formation about rocks, plants, prehistoric and modern
day animals, etc. Over 500 color illustrations.
JN l 7J-216
in. Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 10 oz ...
Golden Geography. Ages 8 to 12. A child's introduction
to the world. Explains such familiar concepts as day
and night, seasons, climate, topography of continents,
waterfalls, etc. 300 color pictures, folding map.
JN 217-10xl3 in. About 96 pages. Shpg. wt. 2 lbs.
Golden Encyclopedia. Ages 8 to 12. Planned to stim–
ulate children's curiosity about their world. Won–
drous achievements of man discussed simply and clear–
ly. Over 2000 illustrations, many in full color.
JN 171-10xl3 in. 125 pages. Shpg. wt. 2 lbs.....
. .. $2.79
8 Golden Books
Golden Book of Indian . Crafts and Lore. Ages 8 to 12.
make war bonnets, Indian costumes,
pouches, tom-toms, peace pipes, totem poles, etc. Easy
to follow patterns and diagrams. Directions for doing
ritual dances; and background information about other
lore. Written by expert on Indian handicraft and lore.
Hundreds of activities to interest every child. 8%xl 1
inches-. Shipping weight 1 pound.
JN 170-About 115 pages... ...·....
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Golden Dictionary. Ages 4 to 8. Great value to children
in acquiring an easy familiarity with words. lfelps
form good dictionary habits early in life. Includes 1030
familiar words, each illustrated and used in sentences.
Over 1500 pictures in color. A Christmas gift that pays
dividends in increased word power.
3 N 1J9-10xl3 in. 94 pages. Shpg. wt. I lb. 4 oz.........
Set of 8 TV Favorites
Ages 4 to 8. Little Golden
Library on TV favorites:
Rin Tin Tin, Howdy
Doody, Dale Evans, Roy
Rogers, Lassie, Captain
K angaroo, Lone Ran_ger,
Buffalo Bill Jr. Colored
illustrations. 28 pgs. each.
8x6 % in. Wt. set 1 lb. 8
Ages 4 to 8. Set of 8: Christmas
Carols, Manger, First Bible
Stories, Night Before Christ–
mas, Santa's Toyshop, Don–
ald Duck and Santa, Mickey
Mouse Christmas Shopping,
Mickey Mouse Flies Christmas
Mail. 28 pages each. 8x6 % in.
Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 8 oz.
ting stories of how chil–
dren observe Christmas
in other lands. Interest–
ing customs, explained
so youngsters can un–
derstand. Tells chil–
dren wide appeal of
For children of all ages.
beautifully told in simple
language. 2 editions . .
Old and New Testa–
ments. Colored illustra–
tions; each 13x10 in.
Wt. each 2 lbs. 100 pgs.
JN 177-New Test•.. $2.79
J N 176-0ld Test.·... 2.79
JN 178 . . .. ...
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New! Disney's Little Golden Library
Featuring "Mickey Mouse Club" Books
Ages 8 and up. A little treasury of every child's
favorite-Walt Disney's books. Little library
has cut-out figures of Donald Duck peeking out
from each end. 12 Mickey Mouse Club books:
Dumbo, Pinocchio, Cinderella, The 3 Pigs,
Donald Duck Safety Book, Mickey Mouse and
Pluto, Donald Duck in Disneyland, Robin
Hood, Donald Duck the Prize Driver, Jiminy
Cricket-Fire Fighter, Bambi, and Goofy the
Movie Star. This boxed set of !:looks is finding
wide approval among parents and younger set.
Here is a Christmas gift that will turn your
nursery into a wonderful fantasyland for chil–
dren. These are stories that every child will en–
joy reading over and over again. Each book
about 6%;x8 inches.
3 N 404-Shipping weight 2 lbs..
2 Brand New Walt Disney Favorites
The Great Locomotive Chase. Adapted from the
hit movie. Civil War spy story of 23 men who
slipped behind Confederate lines and stole a
train. Big color pictures. 48 pages.
3 N 405-8o/oxl0% in. Shpg. wt. 8
Westward Ho, The Wagons. Movie adaptation.
Story of family traveling westward in Cones–
toga wagon. Exciting battle with Indian war
party. 48 pages,
in full color.
3 N 406-8%xl0% in. Shpg. wt.
oz.... . .....
Golden Library of
For ages 2 to 6.
classics and some
Little sleepyheads will love this varied collec–
tion. Yawning bears hinge at each end of slip
case to look like book ends. Contents include
Musicians of Bremen, Mad Hatter's Tea Party,
Tin Woodman of Oz, Peter Pan, The Brave
Little l'ailor, Madeline, The Road to Oz, The
Magic Compass, Thumbelina, Pantaloon, Puss
in Boots, Tawny-Scrawny Lion. Youngsters will
drift off to sleep with happy thoughts.
JN 142-Each book 6'!4x8 in. Wt. 3 lbs. 4 oz.....
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