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Page 42 - Two triangles are congruent if two sides and the included angle of one are equal respectively to two sides and the included angle of the other.
Page 109 - For Fourth and Fifth Grades During the short time that this book has been on the market its sale has been phenomenal. It is pronounced, by all of our leading educators, to be excellently adapted to the work for which it was intended — a supplementary reader in history study in the Fourth and Fifth Grades.
Page 109 - STORIES OF THE NORTHWEST By HERBERT BASHFORD State Librarian of Washington For Sixth and Seventh Grades This book covers a more extended field than Volume II, and is not strictly confined to the Northwest. Among the interesting stories will be found those of The Black Bear, The Kingfisher, The Clam, The Meadowlark, The Seals, etc., all of which are of interest to any pupil in the West. The illustrations are works of art and true to nature.
Page 110 - With 27 Full Page Illustrations. An Intensely Interesting and Instructive Work on Nature Study For the Sixth and Seventh Grades Can the study of Geology be made interesting to the young ? It certainly can when written in the style of this book. It contains some thirty-eight chapters, every one laden with knowledge but all reading like a story book. The chapters on The Yosemite Valley, The San Francisco Bay and The Colorado River in themselves alone warrant the purchase of the book.
Page 109 - HARR WAGNER and DAVID S. JORDAN and others For Fourth and Fifth Grades A companion volume to the above. It contains some eighteen most interesting and instructive sketches of our Western animal and vegetable life, all told in a delightfully flowing style and written by the greatest educators of the West. As a reading book in nature study it cannot be excelled. VOL.
Page 110 - VAN BERGEN A Thirty-Year resident of the Orient Author of "Story of Japan," Etc. Illustrated by PN BOERINGER War Artist Correspondent at Manila for San Francisco Papers For the Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Grades A timely book for the young. We employed to write this volume a man whose thirty-year residence in the Orient made him thoroughly familiar with the people and their customs. Its thirtyeight chapters, all...
Page 110 - TALES OF DISCOVERY ON THE PACIFIC SLOPE By MARGARET GRAHAM HOOD For Third and Fourth Grades The Tale of History could not be more charmingly told than it is in this volume, which is intended for the lower grades. A Third or Fourth Grade pupil will read it easily, and with interest. Its eight chapters are devoted to the early history of our great Western empire, and tell of characters and events, but little touched upon by the general school history. The child here acquires a taste that leads him...
Page 112 - Questions, by wcDoub 1 00 Lessons In Language Work, by Belle Frazee Net 50 WESTERN SERIES OF PAPER BOOKS No. 1. Songs of the Soul, by Joaquin Miller 25 No. 2. Dr. Jones' Picnic, by Dr. SE Chapman 25 No. 3. Modern Argonaut, by Leela B. Davis 25 No. 4. How to Celebrate Holiday Occasions— Compiled 25 No. 6. Patriotic Quotations 25 WESTERN LITERATURE SERIES No. 1. Readings from California Poets, by Edmund Russell Paper, 25c.
Page 111 - THE WHITAKER & RAY co. 723 Market St., San Francisco JOAQUIN MILLER'S COMPLETE POEMS EIGHT VOLUMES IN ONE INCLUDING— "Songs of the Sierras" "Songs of Sunland" "Songs of Italy" "Songs of the Soul" "Songs of the Mexican Seas" "Classic Shades" "Olive Leaves" "Joaquin