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CHILDREN'S BOOKS • NON-FICTION • P — R

All entries are alphabetized by title and by series:

Please note that, due to the nature of their intended audience, many--if not the majority--of the books listed in this section have the owners' names written on the inside front cover or title page.

The Palo Alto Reading Program Lot of Four (1973) $7.00
Includes the Second Editions of numbers 8, 11, 12 and 13.
Softcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Books are in Very Fine to Near Mint condition.

Patrol Leader's Handbook (1969) $6.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 220 pages.
Boy Scouts of America [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Minus.

Peanuts: Charlie Brown's Second Super Book of Questions and Answers (1977) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz. 148 pages.
Random House [Fifth Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Peanuts: I Need All the Friends I Can Get by Charles M. Schulz (1964) $5.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz. 64 pages.
Determined Productions, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine save for inscription on first page.
Dust Jacket is Fine.

Peanuts: Peanuts Cook Book by June Dutton (February 1970) $6.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz. 62 pages. SRP: 60¢.
Scholastic Books #TW-1615 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine.

Peanuts: Snoopy's Facts and Fun Book About Boats (1979) $2.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz. 36 pages. SRP: $2.50.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some cracking along spine.)

Peanuts: Snoopy's Facts and Fun Book About Nature (1980) $2.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz. 36 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Pebbles and Pods: A Book of Nature Crafts
by Goldie Taub Chernoff (January 1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Margaret Hartelius. 24 pages. SRP: 95¢.
Scholastic Books #TJ-2198 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Phenomenon of Benji by Frank Inn (October 1977) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
Bantam Books [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Mild corner wear.)

Phonetic Storybook: Volume Four--The Ox Book by Sue Dickson (1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norma Portadino. 32 pages.
CBN University [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine.

Phonetic Storybook: Volume Six--The Truck Book by Sue Dickson (1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norma Portadino. 64 pages.
CBN University [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine.

Phonetic Storybook: Volume Nine--The Orbit Book by Sue Dickson (1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norma Portadino. 64 pages.
CBN University [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine.

Phonetic Storybook: Volume Twelve--The Car Book by Sue Dickson (1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norma Portadino. 64 pages.
CBN University [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine.

Phonetic Storybook Lot of Four Books (1973) $8.00
Softcovercovers. Illustrated by Norma Portadino.
CBN University [Printing Unknown]
Books are all Fine.

Pioneers by Robin King (1959) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Charles Beck. 92 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #2291 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some wear to top and bottom of spine.)

Pioneers of the Air by Lila Gravatt (1928) $12.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Lila Gravatt. 264 pages.
Mentzer Bush & Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Extremely nice save for small damage to bottom
of last thirty pages where sharp corner hit bottom edge of book.)

Play-Drill by Annie M. Bennett (1908) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
George Philip & Son, Ltd. UK [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Minus.

The Pooh Party Book by Virginia H. Ellison (1971) $8.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. 148 pages. SRP: $4.95.
E.P Dutton & Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some foxing.)
Dust Jacket is Very Good Plus.

The Portuguese Explorers by Walter Buehr (1966) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Walter Buehr. 96 pages.
G.P. Putnam's Sons [Third Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; various markings, spine fading.)

Posers by Philip Kaplan (1963) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Jo Ann Stover. 86 pages.
Harper & Row [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Some edge wear, price written on upper cover.)

The Prehistoric Age (1983) $6.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 96 pages. SRP: $5.95.
Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Prehistoric Animals Edited by Michael W. Dempsey and Angela Sheehan (1970) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 32 pages.
The Danbury Press [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Prehistoric Animals by Peter Zallinger (1978) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 32 pages. SRP: $1.25.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Prehistoric Monsters Did the Strangest Things
by Arthur Hornblow and Leonora Hornblow (1974) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Michael K. Frith. 64 pages.
Random House #SU23 [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good. (Nice save for scratches/scuffing on cover.)

Presidential Losers by David J. Goldman (1974) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 104 pages.
Lerner Publications Company [Third Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Pro Basketball Library #4: Stars of Pro Basketball
by Dave Sendler and Lou Sabin (1970) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 144 pages.
Random House, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Pro Basketball Library: Unsung Heroes of Pro Basketball
by Raymond Hill (1973) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 154 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Profiles in Courage by John F. Kennedy (1964) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Emil Weiss. 164 pages.
Harper & Row [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Plus.

Puppet Party by Goldie Taub Chernoff (December 1971) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Margaret Hartelius. 24 pages. SRP: 75¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TJ-1994 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine.

Puppets and Puppet Plays by Florence Piper Tuttle (1962) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by George Overlie. 80 pages.
Creative Educational Society, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Punt, Pass and Kick Library #8: Strange But True Football Stories
Edited by Zander Hollander (1967) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 184 pages.
Random House, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Punt, Pass and Kick Library #9: The Making of a Rookie
by Howard Liss (1968) $4.00
Includes biographies of Jim Hart, Gale Sayers, Bubba Smith and Paul Warfield.
Hardcover. Illustrated. 172 pages.
Random House, Inc. [Revised Edition]
Book is Fine Plus.

Punt, Pass and Kick Library #11:
Great Moments in Pro Football
Edited by Zander Hollander (1969) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 174 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

Question and Answer Book by Mary Elting (1963) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Elizabeth Dauber. 64 pages. SRP: 59¢.
Wonder Books/Grosset & Dunlap, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Mild warping, inscription of first page.)

The Question and Answer Book of Space by Ruth A. Sonneborn (1965) $7.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by John Polgreen. 72 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Mild corner wear and mild discoloring of spine.)

The Railroad ABC (1982) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 12 pages.
B. Shackman & Company, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine. (Stress marks along spine.)

Rain by Robert Kalan (1978) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Donald Crews and Robert Kalan. 24 pages.
Macmillan/McGraw-Hill [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Rainy Day Magic by Margaret Perry (1970) $7.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Margaret Perry. 160 pages. SRP: $5.95.
M. Evans & Company, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.
Dust Jacket is Very Fine.

Read About the Teacher by Francine Klagsbrun (1970) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Pat Grant Porter. 72 pages.
Franklin Watts, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint.

Reader's Digest Treasury for Young Readers (1961) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated. 198 pages.
The Reader's Digest Association [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Ready to Roll: Book One, Part One (1967) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Scott, Foresman & Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Ex-libris; 1" gouge in back cover, otherwise nice.)

Ready to Roll: Book One, Part One (1967) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Scott, Foresman & Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Plus. (Ex-libris; minimal stamps.)

The Real Magnet Book by Mae Freeman (September 1972) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norman Bridwell. 64 pages. SRP: 60¢.
Scholastic Books #TW-954 [Fifth Printing]
Book is Very Fine save for indentation and tape stain on
inside back cover where magnet was attached. (No magnet.)

Reptiles and Amphibians by Matt Warner (1974) $4.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Rod Ruth. 48 pages. SRP: 69.
Golden Press/Western Publishing Company, Inc. #6206 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (A few stress marks along spine.)

Riddle-A-Round (1979) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Myron Morris. 28 pages. SRP: $1.95.
Nutmeg Press [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Riddle Book by Oscar Weigle (1967) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by John Huehnergarth. 48 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Minor corner wear.)

Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Beyond the Grave
by L.C. Casterline and Mary Packard (2005) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 60 pages.
Note: Glow-in-the-Dark cover.
Nancy Hall, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint.

Ripley's Believe It Or Not!: Stuntmen and Special Effects
by David Miller (1982) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 64 pages. SRP: $7.95.
Ripley Books/Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

Road Racers by Robert B. Jackson (1977) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 56 pages.
Henry Z. Walck [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Ex-libris; minor corner wear.)

Road Racing, U.S.A. by Robert B. Jackson (1972) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 56 pages.
Henry Z. Walck [Revised Printing]
Book is Fine. (Ex-libris; minor corner wear.)

Robots by Alexander Kerker (1984) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Tom la Padula. 48 pages.
Golden Books/Western Publishing Company #12509 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Rocket Genius by Chales Spain Verral (October 1974) $3.00
Originally published as Robert Goddard: Father of the Space Age.
Softcover. Illustrated by Paul Frame. 78 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-752 [Fifth Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Rocks All Around Us by Anne Terry White (December 1963) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Evelyn Urbanowich. 80 pages. SRP: 50.
Scholastic Book Services #TW-314 [Fourth Printing]
Book is Very Good.


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