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Large, sweeping illustrations in breathtaking full color


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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

best seller

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.

155 pages.

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



xi l


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.


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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.

Shows how


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.........


Golden Bibles

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.

Christmas Tales

Ages 5


10. Fascina–

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


JN 400..'....Wt.




For children of all ages.

PrayersandBiblical tales

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 . . .. ...




JN 179.

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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..

. '$2.79

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.... . .....


My Little

Golden Library of

Bedtime Stories

For ages 2 to 6.

Collection of

twelve children's

classics and some

wonderful new



in slip·

type case

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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