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1941 DICK AND JANE TEACHER'S ED TO THE PRE-PRIMERS
SOLD! ~ 1941 The Basic Readers TEACHER'S EDITION Pre-Primer Program. This book is the teacher's guidebook to the Dick and Jane Series of the 1940's pre-reading and pre-primer books: Before We Read,  We Look and See,  We Work and Play,  and  We Come and Go.  The teacher's section covers the reading steps, stages, and process... the pre-reading book: Before We Read, and All three Pre-Primers. Plus, the other half of the book contains all three pre-primers (in color and in full)! Written by: William S. Gray, Marion Monroe, and Lillian Gray. Published by: Scott Foresman and Company. Hard Cover. This book is in good vintage condition. It shows some reading wear to the cover and pages. There is some underlinging in the teacher's section. This book was used as an educational learning resource at the University Workshop in South Carolina in 1940. One of the main illustrators of the oriignal Dick and Jane series, Eleanor Campbell signed the book on the front fly-page. # 000997
1940 WE COME AND GO DICK AND JANE PRE-PRIMER
SOLD! ~ Vintage 1940 WE COME AND GO, Dick and Jane Pre-Primer, by: William S. Gray, Dorothy Baruch, and Elizabeth Rider Mongomery. Published by: Scott Foresman and Company. Illustrated by: Miriam Story Hurford. The Basic Readers, Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. Soft cover. 70 pages. 1st Edition / 2nd Printing. Near MInt and UNUSED!!! Pages are crisp, clean, bright, and tight! This book has never been used. It is absolutely gorgeous! There is very light soiling  along the cover edge, but nothing that detracts from this stunning book. Item #000322
1946-47 DICK AND JANE PRE-PRIMER WE LOOK & SEE 306
SOLD! Vintage 1946-47 WE LOOK AND SEE Dick and Jane Pre-Primer. By: William S. Gray, Dorothy Baruch, and Elizabeth Rider Montgomery. Illustrated by: Eleanor Campbell. 1st edition / 1st printing. Publisher: Scott Foresman & Company. Basic Readers: Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. Soft cover. This book is in UNUSED & NEAR MINT condition! There is only the slighest touch of light wear to the corners and edges, otherwise this book would be mint. The pages are extremely tight, clean, bright, and completely intact! The binding is tight and secure. This is a gorgeous collectible book! #000306
1946-47 DICK & JANE PRE-PRIMER WE WORK & PLAY 307
SOLD! Vintage 1946-47 WE WORK AND PLAY Dick and Jane Pre-Primer. By: William S. Gray, Dorothy Baruch, and Elizabeth Rider Montgomery. Illustrated by: Eleanor Campbell. Publisher: Scott Foresman & Company. Basic Readers: Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. Soft cover. This book is in UNUSED & MINT condition! The pages are extremely tight, clean, bright, and completely intact! The binding is tight and secure. This book is GORGEOUS! It would make a perfect gift for the collector in your life! #000307
DICK AND JANE 1946 OUR NEW FRIENDS TEXAS EDITION
SOLD! ~ Extremely Scarce * TEXAS EDITION * 1946 OUR NEW FRIENDS, ~ Dick and Jane 1st grade Primer, vintage basic reader. Scott Foresman and Company. By: William S. Gray and May Hill Arbuthnot. Gorgeous illustrations by: Keith Ward. Please take note of the ORANGE Pictorial hard cover with blue and yellow illustrations. This Texas edition, (as with other Texas editions in this series) include an "orange color theme" to their covers. As you will notice, this cover has the same illustrations as the regular blue hard cover edition, however the color theme is set to the Texas Edition Standards for this series. Accordingly, the inside front and back cover have the "Texas" stamps on them! There were a lot less Texas editions published than the regular editions. This book is in very good vintage condition! The pages are very nice and mostly clean with only a touch of light and random soiling. I did Not see any writing. There is one tiny sticker on the bottom of the inside front cover. The pages and binding are secure and intact. The cover has some light soiling, as well as some rubbing and bumping to the corners and edges. Otherwise fine. This book has the much-loved stories: "Dark Pony", "Jane's Dear Old Doll", "Bunny Boy", and many others! This is a rare and wonderful collectible book!  Item # 000984
FRENCH DICK AND JANE PRE-PRIMER WE WORK AND PLAY
SOLD! ~ Vintage 1940 VIENS TRAVAILLER VIENS JOUER ~ FRENCH EDITION DICK AND JANE Pre-Primer WE WORK AND PLAY. Soft Cover. The pages and binding are tight and intact. The pages actually feel very crisp. This is NOT an ex-library. Some of the letter "A's" have been crossed out. I was told that this was to adhere to the French language. No other writing or marks, and the pages are quite nice overall. The cover has some some wear to the bottom corners and a name written on the top, otherwise it is very nice!!! This is an extremely rare pre-primer of the Dick and Jane series that is very hard to find!  Item # 000195
1946-47 FUN WITH DICK AND JANE BASIC READER BOOK
SOLD! ~ Vintage 1946-47 FUN WITH DICK AND JANE First grade Basic Reader. By: William S Gray and May Hill Arbuthnot. Illustrated by: Eleanor Campbell and Keith Ward. Published by: Scott Foresman and Company. Basic Readers: Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. Pictorial hard cover. Book is in average vintage condition. There was a name written on the front fly-page that has been partially erased. There is a small tear to the paste down page. The pages have some soiling and a few pages have a small edge tear on them. All pages are intact and secure. There is some slight separation just starting between the last two pages, however it is nothing major and the pages are still very much secure. The cover has great color and illustrations. Item # 000313
1947 PEOPLE AND PROGRESS DICK & JANE BASIC READER
SOLD! ~ PEOPLE AND PROGRESS 1947-48 Edition, Dick and Jane 6th grade Basic Reader, Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. Published by: Scott Foresman and Company. Pictoral hard cover. By: William S. Gray and May Hill Arbuthnot. 480 pages. Great stories and wonderful illustrations. Book is in good used condition. Shows some reading wear and cover wear. The last blank fly-page page has the top half torn off. There is an incription on the front fly-page. Otherwise, nice pages and a nice book over-all. Item # 000341
1941 GOOD TIMES WITH OUR FRIENDS DICK AND JANE 1st
SOLD! Very First Original 1941 GOOD TIMES WITH OUR FRIENDS Dick and Jane Basic health Reader, Primer Level.  This is the RARE first edition of this book title, of which, is the ONLY edition of this title to feature PUFF the cat on the front cover! By: Dorothy Baruch, Elizabeth Montgomery, and William S. Gray. 1st edition / 2nd printing. Published by: Scott Foresman and Company. 128 pages. Filled with the cutest stories featuring your favorite characters:, Sally, Spot, Puff, Dick and Jane, Mother, Father, and their friends. It's also filled with darling illustrations throughout! This book is in very good condition. The pages have and cover have some light soiling, and there is a name written on the front fly-page. Over-all a very nice vintage book. Item # 000343
1942 DICK AND JANE OUR NEW FRIENDS CATHEDRAL ED
SOLD! 1942 Our New Friends Cathedral (Catholic) Dick and Jane Basic Reader - 1st Edition / 1st Printing! By: William S. Gray, May Hill Arbuthnot, and Reverend John A. O'Brien. Illustrated by: Eleanor Campbell, Miriam Story Hurford, and Keith Ward. Publisher: Scott Foresman and Company. Pictorial hard cover. Level: second half of first grade. Cathedral Basic Reader, Curriculum Foundation (Dick and Jane) Series. This book contains the highly sought-after stories: Dark Pony, Bunny Boy (a story about Dick and Jane's pet rabbit), The Old Horse, and The Merry-Go-Round. Plus it has several stories that feature Dick, Jane, Sally, Spot, and Puff. It also has some wonderful stories that are Catholic-based, such as the one where Dick is saying prayers for his Father, and many others! This book is wonderful, and it contains extra (Catholic) stories, of which, are not found in the regular Dick and Jane, "Our New Friends" reader. It is in very good condition with only minor wear to the cover corners, some light soiling, and a name written on the front fly-page. Otherwise, the pages and binding are tight, intact, and over-all very nice. Item # 000196
VINTAGE 1940's DICK AND JANE PICTURE FLASH CARDS
SOLD! ~ Vintage 1940's Dick and Jane PICTURE FLASH CARDS SET to accompany The Pre-Primer and Primer levels of The Dick and Jane Basic Readers. Published by Scott Foresman and Company.  They measure approximately 7" x 12" and come in their original envelope  Item #000470
VINTAGE 1940's DICK & JANE WORD PHRASE FLASH CARDS
SOLD! - Vintage 1940's DICK AND JANE ~ WORD and PHRASE FLASH CARDS by: Scott Foresman and Company. The approximate measuremenst of the cards are: Word cards 3½" x 10", Phrase cards 3½" x 12", and the "S" cards 3½" x 5".  Perfect for the Dick and Jane collector!! The cards would also be wonderful for arts and crafts, scrap booking, framing, altered art, decorating homes and daycares, or homeschooling. Item #000471
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