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CHILDREN'S BOOKS • NON-FICTION • S — U

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.

SAC by C.B. Colby (1961) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
Coward-McCann, Inc. [Fourth Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; card pocket removed, numerous stamps.)

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by Eleanor Coerr (1984) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
Yamaguchi Shoten [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Plus save for inscription written in pen on title page.

Satellites as a Hobby by Lloyd Mallan (1962) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
C.S. Hammond & Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

School and Sport Edited by Marjorie Barrows (1953) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated. 374 pages.
The Spencer Press [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Some corner wear.)

Science by Rose Wyler (1974) $8.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages. SRP: 89¢.
Golden Press/Western Publishing Company, Inc. #6202 [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Minus.

Science Book of Time and Space by George Ten Broeck (1963) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Harold Gerard. 64 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint, but no experiment kit.

The Sea: A New Frontier Edited by Donald A. MacLean (1967) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
California State Department of Education [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Mild corner wear, some rubbing.)

Sea Creatures Do Amazing Things by Arthur Myers (1981) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Jean Day Zallkinger. 68 pages.
Random House #SU34 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Sea Creatures Do Amazing Things by Arthur Myers (1981) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Jean Day Zallkinger. 68 pages.
Random House #SU34 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Sea Monsters by David Eldridge (1980) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norman Nodel. 32 pages.
Troll Associates [First Printing]
Book is Very Good.

Sea Monsters by David Eldridge (1980) $10.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Norman Nodel. 32 pages.
Troll Associates [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Sea Monsters of Long Ago by Millicent E. Selsam (1977) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated by John Hamberger. 32 pages.
Scholastic Books #10419 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Search for a Living Fossil by Eleanor Clymer (July 1974) $4.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Jerry Robinson. 120 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-667 [Seventh Printing]
Book is Fine.

Seeds and More Seeds by Millicent E. Selsam (1959) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Tomi Ungerer. 64 pages.
Harper & Row [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Sequoyah: Cherokee Hero by Joanne Oppenheim (1979) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Bert Dodson. 44 pages.
Troll Associates [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Minus. (Minor corner creasing.)

The Sesame Street Book of People and Things (1970) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
Preschool Press/Time-Life Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Sesame Street Book of Puzzlers (1970) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
Preschool Press/Time-Life Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Fine.

The Shape of the Earth by Jeanne Bendick (1966) $10.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Jeanne Bendick. 72 pages. SRP: $3.08.
Rand McNally & Company [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine.
Dust Jacket is Very Good. (Light tape damage front cover, numerous tears repaired on back.)

Sharks by Ann McGovern (1976) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Murray Tinkelman. 48 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TW-3054 [Eighth Printing]
Book is Fine.

Sing Together: A Girl Scouts Songbook (1949) $12.00
Softcover. 128 pages. SRP: 50¢.
Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good. (Mild staining, some spine wear.)

Sky Pioneers: The Story of Wilbur and Orville Wright
by Jeanne le Monnier Gardner (1963) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. 64 pages.
Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine.

Sounds: Sounds After Dark by Bill Martin Jr. (1974) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peggy Brogan. 290 pages.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Minor corner blunting.)

Sounds: Sounds Around the Clock by Bill Martin Jr. (1972) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peggy Brogan. 192 pages.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Minus. (Nice save for foxing/discoloration of cover.)

Sounds: Sounds Around the Clock--Teacher's Edition by Bill Martin Jr. (1966) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peggy Brogan. 156 pages.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine. (Light pen mark on lower spine, a few stamps on interior.)

Sounds: Sounds of a Hound Dog by Bill Martin Jr. (1974) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peggy Brogan. 160 pages.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine. (Minor corner blunting.)

Sounds: Sounds of a Powwow--Teacher's Edition by Bill Martin Jr. (1970) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peggy Brogan. 224 pages.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine.

Space Alphabet by Irene Zacks (1964) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Peter P. Plasencia. 36 pages.
Prentice-Hall, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; numerous stamps, tape and
glue residue from card pocket on inside front cover.)

Space Science by Heinz Haber (1967) $7.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 156 pages.
Golden Press [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Space Shuttles by Margaret Friskey (1982) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
Childrens Press [Fourth Printing]
Book is Fine.

Spiders by Ramona Stewart Dupre (1967) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Bill Barss. 36 pages.
Follett Publishing Company #8226 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Spooky Magic by Larry Kettelkamp (November 1962) SOLD
Softcover. Illustrated by William Meyerriecks. 64 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TW-174 [Fifth Printing]
Book is Very Good.

Spooky Tricks by Gerald Ames and Rose Wyler (1968) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Talivaldis Stubis. 64 pages. SRP: $7.95.
Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Stilts by S. Carl Hirsch (1972) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Betty Fraser. 48 pages.
The Viking Press [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; stamps, labels, card pocket, etc.)

Stories of American Explorers and Settlers
by Sarah Dow Heard and M.W. King (1946) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Edwin J. Prittie. 262 pages.
The John C. Winston Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Stories of Great Physicians by Raymond F. Jones (1963) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Shannon Stirnweis. 212 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1581 [First printing]
Book is Very Good. (Some peeling of plastic coating, corner wear.)

The Story Books of Coal and Oil by Maud Petersham and Miska Petersham (1948) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated. 72 pages.
E.M. Hale and Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good Minus. (Ex-libris; card pocket removed, numerous markings.)

The Story of Buffalo Bill by Edmund Collier (1952) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Nicholas Eggenhoffer. 184 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap/Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Story of Counting: One to Ten
by Harold D. Larsen and Harry Grove Wheat (1956) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by John Everds. 16 pagres.
Row, Peterson & Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Initials on upper right corner of front cover, mild fading.)

The Story of Crazy Horse by Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft (1954) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by William Reusswig. 182 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Fine.

The Story of Daniel Boone by William Cunningham (1964) $3.00
Originally published as The Real Book About Daniel Boone.
Softcover. Illustrated by Wayne Blickenstaff. 160 pages.
Scholastic Book Services [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Story of Flight by Mary Lee Settle (1967) $3.00
Hadcover. Illustrated by George Evans. 92 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some corner wear, particular at spine.)

The Story of Flight by Mary Lee Settle (1967) $4.00
Hadcover. Illustrated by George Evans. 92 pages.
Random House [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Story of John F. Kennedy by Earl Schenck Miers (1964) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages. SRP: 69¢.
Wonder Books #6900 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Story of Madame Curie by Alice Thorne (October 1963) $3.00
Scholastic Book Services #TX-252 [Third Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Story of Winston Churchill by Earl Schenck Miers (1965) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages. SRP: 69¢.
Wonder Books #6902 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Story Telling with the Flannel Board: Book Two by Paul S. Anderson (1970) $10.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by W.S. Arms. 244 pages.
T.S. Denison & Company, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Strange Creatures of the Snow and Other Great Mysteries
by Edward F. Dolan, Jr. (1987) SOLD
Originally published as Great Mysteries of the Ice and Snow.
Hardcover. Illustrated. 112 pages. SRP: $8.95.
Dodd, Mead & Company [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Good.

The Strange World of the Dinosaurs by F.D. Breit and F.L. Prince (1979) $12.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Noodle Factory [Book Club Edition]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

Strangely Enough by C.B. Colby (September 1968) SOLD
Softcover. Illustrated by David Lockhart.
Scholastic Book Services #T-438 [Ninth Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Structural Reading Program: Just Think How Much
by Toni S. Gould and Kathleen Teague (1972) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Random House, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Structural Reading Program: Just Think How Much
by Toni S. Gould and Kathleen Teague (1972) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Random House, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus. (Light crayon marks on contents page, otherwise nice.)

Structural Reading Program: Six and Six
by Toni S. Gould and Kathleen Teague (1972) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Random House, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Name written in sharpie on inside front cover.)

The Sun by Isaac Asimov (1972) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Alex Ebel. 32 pages.
Follett Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Super Bowl: Pro Football's Greatest Games by Steve Gelman (1975) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 118 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TK-3373 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Light soiling of front and back cover.)

Supermonsters by Daniel Cohen (September 1978) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 116 pages. SRP: $1.25.
Archway/Pocket Books [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Writing on inside front cover in pen, general wear.)

Syd Hoff's Nutty Noodles by Syd Hoff (1980) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Syd Hoff. 64 pages.
Scholastic Books #31796 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Tale of Peter Rabbit: Signed English by Beatrix Potter and Howard L. Roy (1975) $8.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Ralph R. Miller, Sr. 64 pages.
Gallaudet College Press [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Tales the Totems Tell by Hugh Weatherby (1956) $8.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Hugh Weatherby. 96 pages. SRP: $2.25.
The Macmillan Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Near Mint.
Dust Jacket is Very Good Minus. (Edge and corner wear, cleanly repaired on interior.)

The Tall Man in the Tall Hat by Jerry Holt (1977) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Phil Smith. 16 pages.
The Economy Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Telling Tommy About Famous Inventors by Paul Pim (1942) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Paul Pim. 92 pages.
Cupples & Leon Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Tempo Sports Library (circa 1980) $20.00
This boxed set includes four sports-related paperbook books:
Baseball's Hall of Fame by Ken Smith (1980)
Erving/Bird/Malone/Johnson by Bill Gutman (1980)
More Stan Fischler's Sports Stumpers by Stan Fischler (1978)
Super Sundays by Ken Rappoport (1980)
Tempo Books [Printings Unknown]
Books are Near Mint. (All are unread copies.)
Display Box is Very Fine Plus.

Ten Super Sundays: The Thrilling Story of the Super Bowl by Rick Smith (1976) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 128 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TK3486 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Thanks for Being You by Alicia Metcalf Miller (1968) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Alice Ann Biggerstaff. 20 pages.
American Greetings Corp. [First printing]
Book is Very Fine.

They Flew to Fame by Robert Sidney Bowen (1963) $4.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Nel Clairemonte and Geoffrey Biggs. 212 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1504 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some peeling of plastic coating, some corner wear.)

They Met Danger by Captain Gordon D. Shirreffs (1960) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by William L. Marsh. 212 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company #1511 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus. (Light wear to upper corners of spine, otherwise nice.)

They Turned to Stone by Julian May (1965) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated by Jean Zallinger. 32 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TJ-1201 [Tenth Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Things You've Always Wanted to Know About Monsters But Were Afraid to Ask!
by Tony Tallarico (1977) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated. 128 pages.
Grosset & Dunlap [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Edge and corner wear.)

Thinking Ahead in Science Lot of Eight (1965) $8.00
Softcover. Illustrated by James Caraway. 32 pages.
American Book Company [First Printing]
Books are Very Good to Very Good Plus. (Ex-libris; stamps, writing and card pockets.)

This Hallowed Ground by Bruce Catton (1962) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 192 pages.
Doubleday & Company [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

This Is Ireland by Miroslav Sasek (1966) SOLD
Hardcover. Illustrated by Miroslav Sasek. 64 pages.
MacMillan Company [Second Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Ex-libris; plate inside front cover, pocket first page,
two small stamps on the inside back cover, and Dewey number on the lower spine.)

Thor Heyerdahl: Viking Scientist by Wyatt Blassingame (1979) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 96 pages.
Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine.

Time by William M.Hutchinson (1959) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 28 pages.
Maxton Publishers, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus. (Mild corner wear.)

Time and Timepieces (1970) $8.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 64 pages.
MacDonald Educational/B.P.C. Publishing, Ltd. UK [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint.

Timothy's Tunes for Tiny Tots by Adeline McCall (1943) $24.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Anna Breune. 80 pages. SRP: $3.95.
The Boston Music Company [Printing Unknown]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Transport 7-41-R by T. Degens (January 1977) $3.00
Softcover. 160 pages. SRP: 95¢.
Dell Publishing #9003 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

Treat Shop Edited by Leland B. Jacobs and Eleanor M. Johnson (1954) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 264 pages.
Charles E. Merrill Books [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Some warping, edge wear.)

Tricky Questions to Fool Your Friends by Rosalind van Gelder (November 1968) $3.00
Originally published as Monkeys Have Tails.
Softcover. Illustrated by Boche Kaplan. 48 pages. SRP: 50¢.
Scholastic Book Services #TW-1367 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Trolls of Norway by Arthur Stavig (1972) $12.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
Ellis Robinson Publishing [Revised Edition]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Trolls of Norway by Arthur Stavig (May 1971) $24.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 48 pages.
Note: Inscribed by author on title page "To Debbie, Danny and Diane,
With best wishes, og gode onsker fra--Arthur (Grandpa) Stavig."
Ellis Robinson Publishing [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Trucks by E.C. Reichert (1959) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by George Wilde. SRP: 35¢.
Rand McNally & Company #8687 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Edge and corner wear.)

The True Book of Moon, Sun and Stars by John Lewellen (1954) $3.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Lois Fisher. 52 pages.
Childrens Press [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The True Book of Our Post Office and Its Helpers
by O. Irene Sevrey Miner (1955) $6.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Irene Miner and Mary Salem. 52 pages.
Childrens Press, Inc. [Third Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Ex-libris; card pocket inside front cover,
pen marks on back cover, otherwise nice.)

Turn to the Sea by Athelstan Spilhaus (1962) $5.00
"Whitman Learn About Book" Volume 11.
Hardcover. Illustrated by Bill H. Armstrong. 60 pages.
Whitman Publishing Company [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Nice save for corner wear, particularly along spine.)

TV Comedians by Gary Poole (1979) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 160 pages. SRP: $1.95.
Tempo Books [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

TV Superstars Scrapbook by Ronald Lackmann and Steven Otfinoski (1984) $5.00
Hardcover. Illustrated. 52 pages.
Weekly Reader Books [Book Club Edition]
Book is Very Fine.

TV's First Family by Louis Solomon (April 1973) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 112 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TK-2297 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

UFO Encounters by Rita Gelman and Marcia Seligson (1978) $3.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 80 pages.
Scholastic Book Services #TX-4292 [Second Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Underwater World of the Coral Reef by Ann McGovern (1976) $5.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 40 pages.
Scholastic Books #TJ-2334 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Unfinished March by Carol F. Drisko and Edgar A. Toppin (1967) $16.00
Hardcover. Illustrated by Tracy Sugarman. 118 pages.
Zenith Books/Doubleday & Company, Inc. [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Ex-libris; a few stamps, card on inside front cover, otherwise like new.)

UNICEF's Festival Book by Judith Spiegelman (1966) $3.00
Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Audrey Preissler. 28 pages. SRP: $2.00.
United States Committee for UNICEF [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint.
Dust Jacket is Very Fine.

The United States in World War I by Don Lawson (December 1971) $2.00
Softcover. Illustrated. 152 pages. SRP: 60.
Scholastic Book Services [Fifth Printing]
Book is Fine.


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