By William Dodge Lewis, and Albert Lindsay Rowland. Illustrated by Florence and Margaret Hoopes (Alice and Jerry illustrators). Published by John C. Winston Company.
This series provides a basal reading program from the Pre-Primer through book 8. Wonderful stories in this book, Marco Polo, The Cave Man, with animal stories and gorgeous illustrations. Includes "Your Dictionary" (glossary) in the back.
Stories by: Mary Isabel Wright, John Clair Minot, Heard and King, Nell K. Gleason, B. Ethel Webb, Nancy Byrd Turner, William Dodge Lewis, Fanny Barry, Ruth Plumly Thompson, Albert Lindsay Rowland, James Whitcomb Riley, Walter De La Mare, Maud Lindsay, and others.