Trivium Pursuit

Trivium Pursuit New Book Sale Plus Used Book Sale

Trivium Pursuit Sale January 12-19

New Books:

Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a Classical Style by Harvey and Laurie Bluedorn — $16 (normally sells for $27)

Ancient History from Primary Sources: A Literary Timeline (textbook and DVD) by Harvey and Laurie Bluedorn — $39 (normally sells for $59)

Used Books:

Please call 309-537-3641 (9-6 CST) to order any of these books. You can combine orders if you would like to purchase from our regular catalog. Please pay by credit card or Papal. Fifteen dollars ($15.00) minimum purchase.
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Scratch and Dent/Used items — everything is in good, used condition unless noted. Nearly all of these books can be seen on Amazon if you would like additional information. New items listed at the top.

They Signed for Us by Merle Sinclair and Annabel Douglas McArthur, book about the signers of the Declaration of Independence, hb with dj, ex lib, 1957, signed by authors, $4.

Exploring American History, Christian Liberty Press, 1992, pb, fair condition, $4.

Give Me Liberty: The Uncompromising Statesmanship of Patrick Henry by David J. Vaughan, ed. George Grant, Leaders in Action Series, hb with dj, ISBN 0964539683, $7.

Carry a Big Stick: The Uncommon Heroism of Theodore Roosevelt by George Grant, Leaders in Action Series, hb with dj, ISBN 0964539667, $4.

Not a Tame Lion: The Spiritual Legacy of C.S. Lewis by Terry W. Glaspey, ed. George Grant, Leaders in Action Series, hb with dj, ISBN 1888952210, $4.

Call of Duty: The Sterling Nobility of Robert E. Lee by J. Steven Wilkins, ed. George Grant, Leaders in Action Series, hb with dj, ISBN 1888952237, $9.

Diary of Anna Green Winslow, a Boston School Girl of 1771, a young girl’s diary from colonial days, with introduction and notes by Alice Morse Earle, ISBN 1557094470, pb, $5.

The Money Mystery: The Hidden Force Affecting Your Career, Business and Investments by Richard J. Maybury, an Uncle Eric book, pb, ISBN 0942617274, $7.

Ancient Rome: How it affects you today by Richard J. Maybury, an Uncle Eric book, pb, ISBN 0942617223, $6.

Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter (author of The Scottish Chiefs), with Notes and Introduction, hb, illustrated, 1844, $15.

The House of Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne with illustrations of the author, his environment and the setting of the book, Great Illustrated Classics, hb with dj, $6.

Evaluating Books: What Would Thomas Jefferson Think About This? guidelines for selecting books consistent with the principles of America’s founders by Richard J. Maybury, pb, ISBN 0942617142, $4.

Eastward Sweeps the Current: A saga of the Polynesian seafarers about A.D. 500 by Alida Sims Malkus, hb, 1937, illustrated by Dan Sweeney, $9.

A Handbook of Latin Literature from the earliest times to the death of St. Augustine by H.J. Rose with a supplementary bibliography by E. Courtney, pb, ISBN 0865163170, $20.

On Writing Well: an informal guide to writing nonfiction, revised and enlarged third edition, by William Zinsser, hb with dj, highlighting on 19 pages, ISBN 0060154098, $4.

Courtship or Dating So What’s the Difference by Dennis Gundersen, cassette tape, graceandtruthbooks.com, $4.

Voddie Baucham seminar audio CDs from Illinois Christian Home Educators convention, 2007, $4 each:
Centrality of Home in Making Disciples
Life’s Ultimate Questions
How to Disciple Your Kids
Lessons from the Life of Josiah

Disease Prevention and Treatment, expanded fourth edition, Scientific Protocols that Integrate Mainstream and Alternative Medicine based upon thousands of research studies and the clinical experience of physicians around the world, 2003, ISBN 0965877752, hb, new book, $25.

Blackstone Audiobooks, The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom by Slavomir Rawicz, unabridged, read by Bernard Mayes, ISBN 0786101970, 8 audiocassettes, $19.

Ready-to-Use Illustrations of World-Famous Places by Charles Hogarth, Dover, ISBN 0486277224, $3.

The Picture History of Photography, from the earliest beginnings to the present day, revised and enlarged edition by Peter Pollack, hb, 1969, large book, 708 pages, 5 loose pages, ex-lib, $15.

Freehand Sketching 1: Drawing Fundamentals by Bruce McIntyre, 1973, pb, 72 pages, $9.

Penmanship Step by Step by Max Rosenhaus, The Zaner-Bloser Company, 1954, pb workbook, $5.

To Start You Painting by F.C. Johnston, hb with dj, ex-lib, 1963, 72 pages with 16 color plates and many monochrome illustrations, $6.

Blackstone Audiobooks, Captain David Grief by Jack London read by Brian Emerson, unabridged, ISBN 0786120258, 4 cassettes, $14.

Rubank Advanced Method Flute Vol I by H. Voxman and Wm. Gower, 1940, 72 pages, $3.

Rubank Selected Duets for Flute, Volume II (advanced), H. Voxman, 72 pages, $3.

Guidance for the Beginner, Segovia, My Book of the Guitar by Andres Segovia and George Mendoza, heavily illustrated with color photos, some marking in text, 63 pages, ISBN 0860017516, pb, 1980, $25.

Recorder Fun! Teach Yourself the Easy Way!, Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation, 1990, $2.

W.A. Mozart, Sonatinen for Recorder, Violin, and Piano, C.F. Peters Corporation, 1940, $2.

Cut & Assemble Paper Airplanes That Fly by Arthur baker, 8 models in full color, ISBN 0486243028, never used, $2.

Duet Adventures — Flute by Jim Meredith, Macie Publishing Co, ISBN 0934151504, $3.

Khachaturian Toccata for the Piano, G. Schirmer, Inc, New York, $1.

Cesar Franck Prelude, Chorale and Fugue for the Piano, edited by Andor Pinter, G. Schirmer, Inc, New York, 1916, cover somewhat tattered, small amount of marking, $1.

Noah Webster’s First Edition of an American Dictionary of the English Language (American Christian history education series) by Noah Webster, Fndtn for Amer Christian Educ; 1st edition (June 1, 1967), hb, binding slightly loose, $35.

Blackstone Audiobooks Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter unabridged, read by S. Patricia Bailey, five cassettes, ISBN 0786111038, $20.

10,000 Ideas for term papers, projects, reports and speeches, 5th edition, intriguing, original research topics for every student’s need by Kathryn Lamm, 1998, ISBN 0028625129, $7.

Understanding the Times, the story of the Biblical Christian, Marxist/Leninist, and secular humanist worldviews by David A. Noebel, hb, 1992, ISBN 0936163100, $8.

The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow: Painting, 106 color plates, 1978, hb, $10.

Drafting Techniques for the Artist by Alfred Faustle, hb, 1972, ISBN 0806952083, $4.

TJ (Technical Journal): The in-depth journal of Creation, Answers in Genesis, 6 issues (2003 — 1, 2, 3; 2004 — 2 and 3; 2005 — 1), each issue is about 125 pages, $15.

The Story of Spanish Painting by Charles H. Caffin, 1917, 203 pages, ex-library, hb, numerous illustrations, $9.

Great Debates in American History: from the debates in the British parliament on the colonial stamp act to the debates in congress at the close of the Taft Administration, edited by Marion Mills Miller in 14 volumes, 1913, hb, this set is missing volume 3, ex-library, $35.

The Folk Art Tradition: Naive Painting in Europe and the United States by Jane Kallir, hb with dj, ex-library, heavily illustrated, 1981, ISBN 067032325x, $5.

New Education Readers, a synthetic and phonic word method by A. J. Demarest and William M. Van Sickle, book 3, development of obscure vowels, initials, and terminals, 1901, hb, lots of illustrations, 5 pages have rips, 20 pages have pencil or pen writing, $4.

The Stranger: A Parable of Life with The Songs of the Stranger by Lawrence Cleveland Brantley, 1970, pb, 52 pages, $2.

Great Books of the Western World, vol 32, John Milton, Robert Maynard Hutchins, editor, 1952, hb, 412 pages, $3.

Soils of Illinois, University of Illinois College of Agricurlture Bulletin 778, pb, 85 pages with large map, $4.

A Text-Book on English Literature with copious extracts from the leading authors, English and American with full instructions as to the method in which these are to be studied, adapted for use in colleges, high schools and academies by Brainerd Kellogg, 1883, hb, interesting book, $19.

Arithmetic of Practical Measurements to accompany Kennedy’s improved dissecting mathematical blocks, 15th edition, published by Western School supply House, 1893, pb, 40 pages, $1.

Diet for a Small Planet by Frances Moore Lappe, 1982, ISBN 0345321200, pb, $3.

Watercolor by Design: a leading watercolorist describes and demonstrates his work and working methods by Mario Cooper, hb with dj, 1980, ISBN 0823056554, $5.

The Second Stencil Book by Frau Emmy Zweybruck, pb, 1940, 32 pages, The American Crayon Company, color, $7.

The Learning Companion, 2000 The Southwestern Company, ISBN 0871974770, 3 very large books, $15.

Fierce Wars and Faithful Loves: Edmund Spenser’s The Faerie Queene, Book 1, updated and annotated by Roy Maynard, ISBN 1885767390, pb, $6.

Modern Times and the Living Past by Henry W. Elson, 1928, hb, color illustrations, $5.

New Essentials of English: Middle Grades by Pearson and Kirchwey, hb, 1928, illustrated (one in color), old textbook, $4.

The History of Henry Esmond by William Thackeray, Great Illustrated Classics, hb, 1945, $4.

Censorship: Evidence of Bias in Our Children’s Textbooks by Paul C. Vitz, 1986, pb, ISBN 089283305x, $1.

The New American Roget’s College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form, 1962, pb, $1.

The Old Pinakothek in Munich by Kurt Martin, translated from the German by Stanley Godman and Ian F. Finlay, hb with dj, 1972, color, $6.

Craft Manual of Northwest Indian Beading by George M. White, 1971, pb, $8.

Centennial Acquisitions: Art Treasures for Tomorrow, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1970, pb, color and B&W, $7.

VHS films:
What Research Says About Home Schooling with Brian D. Ray by Home Education Tools, $3.
Home Schooling: A Foundation for Excellence by Mission City Television, 1993, $3.

Books from The Gregg Press (Americans in Fiction Series), all pb printed in 1968, all in good condition except have yellowing clear tape on binding:

The Led-Horse Claim: A Romance of a Mining Company by Mary Hallock Foote, illustrated by the author (first pub 1882), $8.
The Cliff Dwellers by Henry B. Fuller, illustrated by T. De Thulstrup (first pub 1893), $8.
Rootbound by Rose Terry Cooke (first pub 1885), $8.
Mohun or The Last Days of Lee and His Paladins by John Esten Cooke (first pub1869), $8.
Surry of Eagle’s Nest or The Memoirs of a Staff-Officer Serving in Virginia by John Esten Cooke (first pub 1866), $8.

Please call 309-537-3641 (9-6 CST) to order any of these books. You can combine orders if you would like to purchase from our regular catalog. Please pay by Credit Card or Paypal. Fifteen dollars ($15.00) minimum purchase.

Shipping charges (all orders will be sent Media Mail):
up to $25 — $5.00
$26–$50 — $7.00
$51–$75 — $9.00
$76–$100 — $11.00

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