Koodiyattam Koothu is an ancient form of performing art that originated in early Tamilakam. The earliest-surviving fragments of Sanskrit drama date from the 1st century AD.
View your shopping cart. Printer-friendly version Welcome to our twentieth catalogue. About half of the books in this catalogue are newly listed. Although many of them fall in the collectible category and most are first printings in nice condition, we really don't select them by price or award.
Some of them like Kubasta's early hedgehog boy-puppet Jezek Pichacek or Cecil the Camel are amusing and quite hard to find. Some books have interesting stories, like the Gourmandises de Charlotteor Mrs.
And we always like to find a good story that is no longer printed: We also have a special section of Play Books not Toy Books at the end of this catalogue, including a lovely panorama, Animal Land and a funny shaped tool kit, the Fix-It book Our catalogues represent the type of book we offer for sale, but we carry similar titles in a range of condition and edition for both readers and collectors.
Catalogue books of the last few years can be accessed on our website or on abebooks. We have many more children's books, about 15, in all. For those new to our mailing list: We include a few earlier books, but always those that we think an omnivorous child reader would find interesting.
Our books are listed on computer with many descriptors. We are glad to send specific lists by mail or e-mail. If there are particular authors, subjects, illustrators, or publishers you are interested in, please specify.
Our computer categories include dozens of key words including various historical periods, states, animals, cultures, etc. We are a reading family with long experience in teaching and small school libraries, and thus we are very familiar with our books.
We welcome visitors to the book cottage on our farm. Call and stop in if you come through the Willamette Valley. Our farm is easy to find, west of Salem, Oregon. To order any of the books please check availability and reserve your order. Email works well, at shprice oldchildrensbooks.
Paypal to truprice oldchildrensbooks is also fine but may add a day for notification. We will return your call or email to confirm the availability of your order within a few hours. Condition Codes, Format and References: Books are listed by author within these five sections: No publication data, c.
Beautiful colour in a well-designed book. G -; child's name, spine faded, some paler spots on boards, plate neat and bright, extrems moderately bumped and worn, ffep with 4" closed tear, title page torn and reglued to the cotton gauze, front hinge paper cracked; on five openings, reader has spilled sticky spot of material damaging facing pages about half inch.
Silver, Burdett, and Company, What a treat this must have been and still would be for the beginning reader! Wood specialized in technical illustration; these are finely drawn and very amusing. VG; extremities and edges rubbed through in small areas, bumped; first few pages have reading wrinkles and a soil spot in bottom margin.
Adventures of two little girls and a boy escaped from the circus with a pet poodle, who first meet in a special play place Under the Lilacs. We have a large original format Alcott selection available. VG; extrems bumped, gilt on spine dull.
Old Tales From Spain. Doubleday, Doran, and Company,stated 1st; red cloth boards, gold endpapers with brown decoration, in tan, red, and black jacket with characters from tales walking diagonally along; wide 8vo; pp.
Tales from all over Spain, familiar to the author since his childhood. Numerous bold prints by Rhea Wells. Peter Rabbit and the Two Terrible Foxes. Small books published in the US, not under copyright, in the same format but without the Potter elegance! Here Peter and his cousin become entangled with two bandit foxes.
The jacket backlists over 70 titles in Wee Books.Children's Day takes place on the first Sunday in May For - that's May 5th The event begins at Noon and ends at 4pm Rain or Shine!
(PLEASE NOTE: This is not a vendor/booth driven event.
Children's Day Academy provides quality child care and education for children ages six weeks through five-years-old in the lovely city of Winter Haven, Florida. Welcome to Old Children's Books, selling children's literature and picture books online since We have a collection of more than 10, scarce and out-of-print books, for readers, teachers and collectors.
Children's Day Celebration is growing each year and is needing caring, community oriented volunteers to help us give back to our children and our future. Children's Day (Kodomo no hi) is celebrated on 5th May in Japan.
It is a national holiday on which all children are celebrated and their mothers are honoured. Some Children's Day Customs Until recently, 5th May was known as Boy's Day (Tango no Sekku, or the Feast of Banners), so many of the traditional celebrations on Children's Day come from Boy's Day.
The United Nations' (UN) Universal Children's Day, which was established in , is celebrated on November 20 each year to promote international togetherness and awareness among children worldwide.
UNICEF, the United Nations Children's Fund, promotes and coordinates this special day, which also.