Hard Cover Vintage Children's VALUETALES books --great to teach kids morals/values. Excellent condition.
2 sets available (same titles in each set) These are the First Edition books made by Grolier, which are slightly smaller 10 1/4" x 8" than the later re-prints which measure 8 3/4 x 11 1/4.
By SPENCER/ANN JOHNSON, MD Hardcovers...Average 60+ Pages Each
History of famous people using their tale to teach values.
Here are some examples of the people/values
Value of HUMOR / Story of WILL ROGERS
BELIEVING IN YOURSELF / LOUIS PASTEUR
BOLDNESS/ CAPTAIN COOK
DISCIPLINE/ ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL
KINDNESS / ELIZABETH FRY
COURAGE / JACKIE ROBINSON
LEARNING / MARIE CURIE
SHARING/ MAYO BROTHERS
FACING A CHALLENGE / TERRY FOX
HONESTY / CONFUCIUS
HELPING / HARRIET TUBMAN
IMAGINATION / CHARLES DICKENS
CARING / ELEANOR ROOSEVELT
SAVING / BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
GIVING / BEETHOVEN
DETERMINATION / HELEN KELLER
SHARING / MAYO BROTHERS
PATIENCE / WRIGHT BROTHERS
LOVE / JOHNNY APPLESEED
RESPECT / ABRAHAM LINCOLN
FAIRNESS / NELLIE BLY
CURIOSITY / CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
FANTASY/ HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON
FRIENDSHIP/ JANE ADDAMS
If you're just wanting one or two to finish off a collection (as a few of these are harder to find than others), I will sell them individually.
$25 each or 3 for $60 or 5 for $75 or 10 for $120 Whole lot of 33 books $295 (just under $9 per book).
I can meet you in London the next time I'm there.
I can also ship these books if you are not a local buyer (I charge actual shipping cost with no extra charge for packaging...).