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Through Golden Windows Series

A ten-volume set of anthologies of children’s stories and poems. This set was co-published by Grolier and E. M. Hale in an illustrated library binding in 1958. The edition published by Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Co., Inc. has a plain cloth binding.

The ten volumes are divided into five themes with one volume for younger and one for older children:

FUN AND HUMOR: Mostly Magic and Fun and Fantasy

ADVENTURE: Wonderful Things Happen and Adventures Here and There

CHILDREN EVERYWHERE: Good Times Together and Children Everywhere

THE STORY OF AMERICA: Stories of Early America and American Backgrounds

SCIENCE: Wide Wonderful World and Man and His World

Books in the Through Golden Windows series:

Children Everywhere (1958)

A collection of stories and poems about children around the world for older readers.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Rachel Field
Robert Frost
Sterling North
Johanna Spyri
Et al
Illustrator(s): Maurice Sendak
Kate Seredy
Louis Slobodkin
Hilda van Stockum
Kurt Wiese
Et al

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Good Times Together (1958)

Includes Willie’s Pocket by Margaret Wise Brown with illustrations by Crockett Johnson reproduced in color. An anthology for younger children about people around the world.

Author(s): Ludwig Bemelmans
Margaret Wise Brown
Kenneth Grahame
Maj Lindman
A. A. Milne
Et al
Illustrator(s): Richard Bennett
Marjorie Flack
Crockett Johnson
Maurice Sendak
Helen Sewell
Et al

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Mostly Magic (1958)

A collection of traditional fairy tales, fables and nursery rhymes for younger children.

Author(s): Brothers Grimm
Andrew Lang
Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang
Edward Lear
Hugh Lofting
Beatrix Potter
Et al
Illustrator(s): Boris Artzybasheff
L. Leslie Brooke
Wanda Gág
Howard Pyle
Dr. Seuss
Et al

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