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American Book Company

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Works: 798 works in 1,096 publications in 1 language and 10,426 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Handbooks and manuals  Textbooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction  Artists' books  History 
Roles: Publisher, Copyright holder, Printer
Classifications: PE1117, 428.6
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William Holmes McGuffey and his readers by Harvey C Minnich( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
McGuffey's eclectic primer by William Holmes McGuffey( Book )
4 editions published between 1896 and 1909 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Revised primer to precede the readers, introducing about six new words to be mastered in each lesson. Can be used with the phonic method, the word method, the alphabet method of any combination of these methods
The elementary spelling book : being an improvement on the American spelling book by Noah Webster( Book )
4 editions published between 1893 and 1908 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
McGuffey's first eclectic reader by William Holmes McGuffey( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
May be used in teaching reading by any method but especially adapted to the phonic method, the word method, or a combination of the two. Words of only two or three letters are used in the first lessons. Longer and more difficult words are gradually introduced
An introduction to the study of society by Albion W Small( Book )
1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
The American Singer by John W Beattie( score )
in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
American literature by Mildred Cabell Watkins( Book )
2 editions published between 1894 and 1916 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
A compend of geology by Joseph LeConte( Book )
2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
McGuffey's second eclectic reader by William Holmes McGuffey( Book )
3 editions published between 1896 and 1920 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
A traditional reader including stories, poems, and new word drills
Standard arithmetic : embracing a complete course for schools and academies by William J Milne( Book )
4 editions published between 1892 and 1911 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
McGuffey's fourth eclectic reader by William Holmes McGuffey( Book )
5 editions published between 1879 and 1920 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The fourth reader in the set, substantially edited and enlarged and illustrated by American artists
McGuffey's eclectic spelling-book by Alexander H McGuffey( Book )
3 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Since 1836, children have been delighted by the McGuffey Readers' exotic adventures, exciting stories, beautiful poems, and funny fables. This companion volume was revised in 1879 to conform in orthography, pronunciation, and spelling to the latest edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The Eclectic Spelling-Book was designed to teach students the English language not by appealing merely to memory, but by associating each lesson with some principle of sound, meaning, or accent
Abraham Lincoln : a true life by James Baldwin( Book )
2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Thirty more famous stories retold by James Baldwin( Book )
3 editions published between 1905 and 1933 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Presents thirty well-known stories involving such figures as Romulus and Remus, Christopher Columbus, Johann Gutenberg, King John, Hannibal, Balboa, Archimedes, Galileo, James Watt, Julius Caesar, Ulysses, and Penelope
School reading by grades : first [-eighth] year by James Baldwin( Book )
2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The Baldwin primer by May Kirk Scripture( Book )
2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Stories of heroic deeds : for boys and girls by James Johonnot( Book )
2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Old stories of the East by James Baldwin( Book )
2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Friends in feathers and fur, and other neighbors : for young folks by James Johonnot( Book )
2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
 
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ABC.
Litton Educational Publishing. American Book Company.
Languages
English (82)
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